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    SSE17+1 SSE17+1 OM.indb I SSE17+1 OM.indb I 15/7/08 12:08:14 PM 15/7/08 12:08:14 PM[...]

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    [1] CONTENTS Welcome ............................................................. 3 T erminology ................................................... 4 Product Overview .............................................. 5 Main Phone Features .................................... 5 Answering Machine Features ......................... 5 Parts of the Base [...]

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    [2] CONTENTS Deleting Information from the Caller ID List ...41 Setting Up the Answering Machine ................ 43 Features .......................................................43 Selecting a Language ................................... 43 Setting the Record T ime (or Announce Only) .................................... 44 Activating Call Screen[...]

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    [3] WELCOME/ACCESSIBILITY W elcome Congratulations on purchasing your new Uniden Corded/Cordless T elephone! Y our new phone system comes with a corded base unit and a cordless handset. The corded base allows you the convenience, safety and security to make and receive calls during a power failure. In addition to the corded base, your new phone has[...]

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    [4] WELCOME/ACCESSIBILITY T erminology TERMINOLOGY Base The main part of the phone that connects to your phone line and lets you make and receive calls. Charger A cradle that charges the handset battery . It connects to power but does not connect to a phone line. CID Caller ID is available from your telephone provider . With this service, you can s[...]

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    [5] PRODUCT OVERVIEW Product Overview Main Phone Features • 2.4 GHz Extended Range T echnology • Corded/Cordless T elephone System • Visual Ringer • Large Backlit Keys • Dual Keypad and Backlit Screens • Make and Receive Calls During a Power Failure • Integrated Answering Machine • Base Speakerphone • Caller ID and Caller ID on Ca[...]

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    [6] PRODUCT OVERVIEW Parts of the Base and Corded Handset T op view 11 9 1 10 14 12 13 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 15 16 17 18 22 23 19 20 21 24 25 26 27 PRODUCT OVERVIEW 6. Base display 7. One-touch speed dial [C] key 8. [mem] (memory) key 9. Corded base handset 10. Base speaker 11 . [ ] (play/stop) key 12. [|<< ] (repeat/rewind) key 13. [ >>| ] (sk[...]

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    [7] Side and Rear view 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 28. ringer tone button 29. ringer on/off switch 30. Coiled cord jack 31. visual ringer hi/lo/off switch 32. DC IN 9V jack 33. phone jack 34. Base antenna 35. W all mount adapter 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 28. ringer tone button 29. ringer on/off switch 30. Coiled cord jack 31. visual ringer hi/lo/off swit[...]

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    [8] PRODUCT OVERVIEW Parts of the Cordless Handset 7 6 8 9 10 11 12 13 1 3 4 5 2 22 23 14 16 15 17 18 21 19 20 PRODUCT OVERVIEW 1. Handset antenna 2. audio boost on/off switch 3. V olume/ringer up [volume/ /+] key 4. V olume/ringer down [volume/ / - ] key 5. Handset battery compartment 6. Handset visual ringer 7. Handset earpiece 8. Handset display[...]

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    [9] Parts of the Cordless Handset Charging Cradle 2 3 1 2 3 1 PRODUCT OVERVIEW 1. Charging contacts 2. Charge light 3. DC IN 9V jack SSE17+1 OM.indb 9 SSE17+1 OM.indb 9 15/7/08 12:08:19 PM 15/7/08 12:08:19 PM[...]

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    [10] USING THE INTERF ACE Using the Interface Using the Base Menus • Press [menu/set] on the base to access the base main menu. • Use [select/ ] or [select/ ] to scroll through options. • Press [menu/set] on the base to make a selection. • For your convenience, voice prompts will guide you through the base main menu (except LCD Contrast set[...]

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    [1 1] INST ALLING THE PHONE Installing the Phone Choosing the Best Location When choosing a location for your new phone, here are some important guidelines you should consider: Notes: For maximum range: Keep both the base and handset antennas free of obstruction. When the handset is not in use, place the handset in an upright position. Metal and re[...]

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    [12] INST ALLING THE PHONE Connecting the Base and Corded Handset 1) Connect the corded handset Coiled cord to the left side of the phone and to the corded handset. 2) Route the Coiled cord inside the molded wiring channel as shown. 3) Connect the AC adapter to the DC IN 9V jack and to a standard 240V AC wall outlet. CAUTION: T o avoid risk of fi [...]

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    [13] T esting the Connection There’s an easy way to test your connection: try making a call from your base. If your call connects, your phone’s settings are fi ne. If your call does not connect: Check the AC adapter cord. Make sure it is securely connected to the DC IN 9V connector and to a standard AC power outlet. INST ALLING THE PHONE SSE17[...]

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    [14] INST ALLING THE PHONE Adjusting the V isual Ringer Brightness Y our new phone has visual ringers located at the top of the base unit and at the top of the cordless handset. These visual ringers will fl ash during incoming calls, so if you are in a noisy work environment you will be able to see when the phone is ringing. The phone comes with a[...]

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    [15] W all Mounting the Base This phone can be mounted on any standard wall plate. 1) Remove the wall mount adapter from the base and snap it into the notches on the bottom of the base. 2) Plug the AC adapter to the DC IN 9V jack. CAUTION: T o avoid risk of fi re and shock, only use the Uniden AAD-065S(M) AC adapter . 3) Route the AC adapter cord [...]

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    [16] INST ALLING THE PHONE 10) Flip the retainer from front to back. Slide it back into the slot so that the lip of the retainer is up and the oval is down. The retainer holds the handset in place. Direct W all Mounting If you don’t have a standard wall plate, you can mount your phone directly to the wall. Before doing this, consider the followin[...]

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    [17] Connecting the Cordless Handset and Charger The cordless handset is powered by a rechargeable battery pack. The battery recharges automatically when the handset is placed in the charger . 1) Connect the AC adapter to the DC IN 9V jack and to a standard 240V AC wall outlet. CAUTION: Use only the Uniden AAD-600S(M) AC adapter . 2) Set the charge[...]

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    [18] INST ALLING THE PHONE Installing the Beltclip Line up the holes on each side of the cordless handset. T o attach the beltclip, insert into the holes on each side of the handset. Press down until it clicks. T o remove the beltclip, pull either side of the beltclip to release the tabs from the holes. Installing the Optional Headset Y our cordles[...]

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    [19] BASE SETUP Setup Setting the Day and T ime (Base only) T o set the day and time on your phone, do the following: 1) Press [menu/set] on the base. 2) Press [menu/set] to select TIME. The system announces “T ime”, the current time and the voice guidance for setting the time. 3) Press [select/ ] or [select/ ] to select the day of the week, an[...]

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    [20] BASE SETUP Name T ag Name T agging works with the Caller ID. Y ou will need to subscribe to the Caller ID feature with your phone company for Name T agging to work. When the phone rings, the received caller display number is compared to numbers stored in the phonebook. If there is a match then any name stored with the phonebook number will be [...]

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    [21] HANDSET SETUP Setting Caller ID on Call W aiting (CIDCW) (Base only) Caller ID on Call W aiting (CIDCW) displays the name and number of an incoming call while you are on the line. 1) Press [menu/set] on the base. 2) Press [select/ ▼ ] to move the pointer to select CIDCW , and then press [menu/set] . 3) Press [select/ ▲ ] or [select/ ▼ ] [...]

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    [22] EMERGENCY DIALING FROM THE BASE & CORDLESS Emergency Dialing From the Base & Cordless Handset Y our corded base phone and cordless handset comes with a special Emergency Speed Dial [ ] key that is already pre-programmed to dial 000 for Australian model, 1 1 1 for New Zealand model when pressed. This key can be re-programmed with anothe[...]

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    [23] • If you press [ ] accidentally , press [ ] on the base or [talk] on the handset to cancel the dialing. One-touch Speed Dialing from the Base The base has 3 one-touch speed dial locations ( [A] , [B] and [C] ) that can be programmed for special or frequently dialed numbers. Use the following steps to set up these speed dial numbers: 1) With [...]

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    [24] SPEED DIALING FROM THE CORDLESS HANDSET Speed Dialing from the Memory Y our corded base and cordless hanset allows you to store up to 10 names and numbers each for quick and easy dialing of frequently called numbers. The numbers stored on the base and handset are independent of each other . These 10 speed dials are not limited to just phone nu[...]

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    [25] 3) STORE NAME appears and a cursor fl ashes indicating that the display is ready for the name to be entered. If the selected speed dial number is already assigned, the Edit screen appears. Y ou can select MAKE A CALL to dial the number , select EDIT MEMORY to edit this entry , select DELETE MEMOR Y to erase this entry , or select GO BACK to c[...]

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    [26] SPEED DIALING FROM THE For example, to enter Movies : 1) Press [6] once to enter M . Then press [#/ ] to move the cursor to the right. 2) Press [6] six times to enter o . 3) Press [8] six times to enter v . 4) Press [4] six times to enter i . 5) Press [3] fi ve times to enter e . 6) Press [7] eight times to enter s . 5) Press [select/intercom[...]

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    [27] 7) Press [select/intercom] on the handset ( [menu/set] on the base). Y ou will hear a con fi rmation tone. 8) After about 2 seconds, the speed dial entries will appear . 9) Press [memory] on the handset ( [mem] on the base) to exit memory setup mode. The phone returns to standby . Storing Caller ID Information to Speed Dial Locations Caller I[...]

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    [28] USING YOUR PHONE 3) Enter a number [0-9] or press [volume/ /+] or [volume/ / - ] on the handset ( [select/ ] or [select/ ] on the base) to select the memory location to be stored. 4) Press [select/intercom] on handset ( [menu/set] on base ). Y ou will hear a con fi rmation tone, and the number is stored in memory . The display returns to the [...]

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    [29] All other features are disabled during a power failure. Making and Receiving Calls From the cordless handset From the base speakerphone From the base corded handset Making a call 1) Pick up the handset from the cradle. 2) Press [talk] . 3) Listen for the dial tone. 4) Dial the number . OR 1) Remove the handset from the cradle. 2) Dial the numb[...]

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    [30] Switching between the Base Speakerphone and Corded Handset During a Call T o switch a call from the corded handset on the base to the base speakerphone, press [ ] on the base. T o switch from a base speakerphone call to the base corded handset, pick up the corded handset. Making a Call from the Base One-T ouch Speed Dial Locations Simply press[...]

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    [31] If you want to directly access the speed dial location, press and hold [0-9] when the handset or base is in standby , and when the stored number appears, press [ ] on the base or [talk] on the handset. Making a Call from a Caller ID Listing Y ou can place a call from the Caller ID list. 1) Press [cid] on the base or [CID] on the cordless hands[...]

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    [32] 1) If a call comes in while you are on the phone, you will hear a call waiting tone. If you have CIDCW activated, you will see the name and number of the incoming caller . For Australian model: Press [ fl ash] and then [2] on the base or cordless handset to switch between callers. For New Zealand model: Press [ fl ash] on the base or cordles[...]

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    [33] Adjusting the Ringer , Earpiece and Speaker V olume Adjusting the Base Ringer Ringer on/off: The ringer on/off switch allows you to set the base ringer on or off. If you set the switch to of f, the base ringer will be silent. Ringer tone: Press the ringer tone button in standby to select one of 7 ring tones. Ringer volume: The base has ten set[...]

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    [34] Adjusting the Earpiece and Speaker V olume Base Speakerphone: Y ou can select eight different volume levels for the base speaker . T o adjust the base speaker volume while on a call, press [select/ ] (to make it louder) or [select/ ] (to make it softer). This setting will remain in effect after the telephone call has ended. Base Corded Handset[...]

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    [35] Selecting a Different Channel If you encounter interference while using your cordless handset, you can manually change the handset’s channel for clear operation. While using your handset, press [delete/channel] . SCANNING appears on the display , indicating the handset is changing to another channel. Finding the Lost Handset If you misplace [...]

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    [36] Conferencing With this phone system, up to three people can participate in a conference call while using an outside line, the cordless handset, and the base. Joining a Conference Call Y ou can easily join a call already in progress. From the cordless handset From the base speakerphone From the base corded handset Joining the conference call Du[...]

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    [37] Intercom The intercom feature lets you communicate between the cordless handset and base without using the phone line. Y ou can make an intercom call while an outside caller is on hold; making an intercom call will not terminate the call on hold. If the party does not answer within one minute, the operation is canceled. Making an Intercom Page[...]

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    [38] Answering and Hanging up an Intercom Page On the cordless handset With the base speakerphone With the base corded handset Answering an Intercom Page 1) Pick up the handset from the cradle. (If AutoT alk is on, the phone answers automatically when you pick up the handset from the charging cradle.) 2) Press [select/intercom] or [talk] . OR If th[...]

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    [39] USING CALLER ID AND CALL W AITING Using Caller ID and Call W aiting Y ou must subscribe to Caller ID service through your local telephone provider to use this feature. When the telephone rings, the Caller ID feature allows you to view the caller ’ s phone number , date and time of call, and Name T ag (POP ID) feature allows you to view the c[...]

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    [40] USING CALLER ID AND CALL V iewing Caller ID Information With a Caller ID subscription from your local telephone company , you have two dif ferent ways to view Caller ID information. The fi rst way is to look at your cordless handset or base unit when you receive an incoming call. The second is to view your Caller ID history list. T o view you[...]

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    [41] While viewing or deleting Caller ID information, if you do not press a key within 30 seconds, an error tone will sound and your phone will return to standby . Also, if you receive an incoming call or intercom page while viewing Caller ID information, your operation will be canceled allowing you to answer the call or intercom page. Deleting Inf[...]

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    [42] USING CALLER ID AND T o Delete the entire Caller ID List: 1) Press [CID] on the cordless handset ( [cid] on the base) while in standby . 2) Press [delete/channel] on the cordless handset ( [ ] (delete) on the base). 3) Press [volume/ /+] on the cordless handset ( [select/ ] on the base) to select YES, and then press [select/intercom] on the co[...]

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    [43] SETTING UP THE ANSWERING MACHINE Setting Up the Answering Machine The phone has a built-in answering machine that answers and records incoming calls. Y ou can also use your system to announce a special outgoing message to callers when you are away from your phone. Features • Digital T apeless Recording • Up to 1 1 minutes of Recording T im[...]

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    [44] Setting the Record T ime (or Announce Only) Y ou can select how long a caller has to record a message. Y ou have three record time options. The options 1 MINUTE or 4 MINUTES set the duration for recording the incoming messages. ANNOUNCE ONL Y answers the call and plays either your personal greeting or the pre-recorded system greeting, but prev[...]

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    [45] 3) Press [select/ ▲ ] or [select/ ▼ ] to select ON or OFF . 4) Press [menu/set] . Y ou will hear a con fi rmation tone. Setting the Number of Rings The ring time setting allows you to set the number of rings the caller hears before your answering machine plays the outgoing message. Y ou can set the ring time to answer after six, nine or t[...]

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    [46] 3) Press [select/ ▲ ] or [select/ ▼ ] to select ON or OFF . 4) Press [menu/set] . Y ou will hear a con fi rmation tone. T o quickly turn off the Message Alert tone, press any key on the base unit; the tone will automatically quiet until you receive another new message. Setting Y our Greeting When you receive a call, the answering machine [...]

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    [47] 2) Start recording your message. Y ou will have 30 seconds, and the message counter will count down. When you are fi nished recording your greeting, press [greet] , [ ] (play/stop) or [menu/set] . Y ou will hear a con fi rmation tone, and then your greeting plays back for you. Note: • Position yourself as close to the base as possible and [...]

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    [48] 3) Enter a two-digit Security or PIN code ( 01 - 99 ) using the number keypad. T o change the number , use [ ] (delete) to backspace. 4) Press [menu/set] . Y ou will hear a con fi rmation tone. Using Y our Answering Machine The message counter on the base display will show the number of messages you have waiting. If NEW appears in the base di[...]

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    [49] Reviewing Messages The base display indicates the number of messages you have waiting. When you have new messages, the answer on/off light on the base will fl ash and NEW will appear in the base display and fl ash. The answering machine plays your new messages fi rst. After you listen to all of your new messages, you can then play your old [...]

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    [50] Screening Calls Y our phone allows you to listen to callers leaving a message without answering the phone. Y ou can always hear callers from the base speaker . T o screen an incoming call, make sure your phone has Call Screening activated. T o activate this feature, please see page 44. • T o adjust the volume, press [select/ ▲ ] or [select[...]

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    [51] 4) Y ou may continue to listen to the voice prompts, or you may select a command from the following chart: Command Function Command Function [#] then [1] Repeat a Message [#] then [6] Answering System On [#] then [2] Play incoming Messages [#] then [7] Memo Record/Stop* [#] then [3] Skip a Message [#] then [8] Greeting Message Record/Stop* [#][...]

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    [52] MAINTENANCE Maintenance Speci fi cations Operation T emperature -10 o C to +50 o C (+14 o F to +122 o F) AC Adapter For the Base For the Charger Part Number AAD-065S(M) AAD-600S(M) Input V oltage 240V AC, 50Hz 240V AC, 50Hz Output V oltage 9V DC @500mA 9V DC @210mA Handset Battery Part Number BT -905S Capacity 500mAh, 3.6V DC Note: T o avoid [...]

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    [53] Battery Life With average use, your battery talk time will be approximately 6 hours and standby time will be approximately 6 days. For optimum performance, be sure to return the cordless handset to the charging cradle after each call. If the cordless handset is left off of the charger , the actual talk time duration will be reduced respective [...]

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    [54] W arning: T o avoid the risk of personal injury or property damage from fi re or electrical shock, only use the Uniden battery model and Uniden adapter model speci fi cally designated for this product. Caution: • Use only the speci fi ed Uniden battery pack (BT -905S). • Do not remove the batteries from the handset to charge it. • Nev[...]

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    [55] Cleaning the Battery Charging Contacts T o maintain a good charge, clean the charging contacts on both the cordless handset and charger once a month. Dampen a cloth with plain water . Gently rub the damp cloth over the charging contacts until all visible dirt is removed. Dry the contacts thoroughly before returning the handset to the cradle. C[...]

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    [56] TROUBLESHOOTING T roubleshooting T raveling Out of Range During a call, if you move your cordless handset too far away from your base, noise may increase. If you pass the range limits of the base, your call will terminate within one minute. Common Issues If your phone is not performing to your expectations, please try these simple steps fi rs[...]

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    [57] Symptom Suggestion During power failure, can’t make or receive a call. • Make sure to use corded handset to make or receive a call. • Make sure that telephone cord is fi rmly connected. The cordless handset doesn’t ring or receive an intercom page. • The battery pack may be weak. Charge the battery for 15-20 hours. • The cordless [...]

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    [58] Symptom Suggestion Messages are incomplete. • The incoming messages may be too long. Remind callers to leave a brief message. • The memory may be full. Delete some or all of the saved messages. After a power failure, the outgoing message is deleted. • Record your personal outgoing message again. The default message should remain. No soun[...]

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    [59] Liquid Damage Moisture and liquid can damage your cordless phone. • If the handset or base is exposed to moisture or liquid, but only the exterior plastic housing is affected, wipe off the liquid, and use as normal. • If moisture or liquid has entered the plastic housing (i.e. liquid can be heard in the phone or liquid has entered the hand[...]

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    [60] PRECAUTIONS Precautions! Before you read anything else, please note the following: W arning! Uniden Australia Pty Ltd and Uniden NZ Ltd DO NOT represent this unit to be waterproof. T o reduce the risk of fi re, electrical shock, or damage to the unit, DO NOT expose this unit to rain or moisture. Rechargeable Nickel-Cadmium Battery W arning ?[...]

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    [61] INDEX A AC adapter information ............. 52 Answering machine Remote operation ................... 50 Reviewing messages ............. 49 Setup ...................................... 43 T urning on & off ...................... 48 Audio boost ............................... 34 B Battery pack Information ............................. 52 [...]

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    Remote Operation Card REMOTE OPERA TION CARD C U T Remote access away from home 1. Call your phone number from a touch-tone phone. 2. During the outgoing message, press [#] and enter your PIN code. The answering system announces the number of messages stored in memory and the voice prompts. The phone stands by for you to enter a command. 3. T o qui[...]

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    Remote Operation Card C U T C U T C U T C U T T ask Key Repeat a Message # 1 Play Incoming Messages # 2 Skip a Message # 3 Delete a Message # 4 Stop Operation # 5 Answering System On # 6 Memo Record/Stop # 7 Greeting Message Record/Stop # 8 Answering System Off # 9 V oice Prompts # 0 T ask Key Repeat a Message # 1 Play Incoming Messages # 2 Skip a [...]

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    [64] Memo SSE17+1 OM.indb 64 SSE17+1 OM.indb 64 15/7/08 12:08:50 PM 15/7/08 12:08:50 PM[...]

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    [65] Memo SSE17+1 OM.indb 65 SSE17+1 OM.indb 65 15/7/08 12:08:50 PM 15/7/08 12:08:50 PM[...]

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    [66] ONE YEAR LIMITED W ARRANTY UNIDEN SSE17+1 IMPORT ANT : Evidence of original purchase is required for warranty service. W ARRANTOR : Uniden Australia Pty Limited A.B.N. 58 001 865 498 Uniden New Zealand Limited Warranty only available in original country of purchase. ELEMENT OF W ARRANTY : Uniden warrants to the original retail owner for the du[...]

  • Page 68

    © 2008 Uniden Australia Pty Limited/Uniden New Zealand Limited Printed in China UPZZ01 138ZZ(0) SSE17+1 OM.indb 67 SSE17+1 OM.indb 67 15/7/08 12:08:51 PM 15/7/08 12:08:51 PM[...]