Vtech vt9162 manual table of contents:
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... AND STORING CALLS ...14 ABOUT CALL HISTORY ...14 REVIEW CALLER ID ...14 DELETING RECORDS FROM ... NUMBER ...15 STORE A CALLED ID RECORD IN PHONE BOOK MEMORY ...15 DISPLAY SCREEN MESSAGES ... NUMBERS ...18 OPTIONAL HEADSET INSTALLATION & OPERATION INSTRUCTIONS ...19
ITAD OPERATION ...20
ANSWERING SYSTEM ...
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
AUTO DISCONNECT FOR EXTENSION PHONE PICK-UP ...27 MEMORY FULL ...27 POWER FAILURE ...27 BASE UNIT MESSAGE WINDOW (LED) ...28 REMOTE OPERATION OF ANSWERING SYSTEM ...29 TO ACTIVATE REMOTE OPERATION FROM A DIFFERENT TELEPHONE LINE ...29 PLAYING MESSAGES REMOTELY ...29 REPEAT MESSAGES...
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... injury, including the following: 1. Read and understand all instructions. 2. Follow all warnings and ... or repair work is required, contact VTECH Customer Service at 1-800-595-9511. Opening ... not operate normally by the following the operating instructions. Adjust only those controls that are covered ...
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PARTS CHECK LIST
Parts Check List:
1. Base Unit 2. Handset 3. Owner's Manual 4. Telephone Line Cord 5. AC Adaptor 6. Battery Pack To purchase replacement battery packs, call VTECH Communications at 1-800-595-9511. In Canada, call VTECH Telecommunications Canada Ltd. at 1-800-267-7377.
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1. LCD Display 2. SELECT 3. NAVIGATION/Volume Keys 4. PHONE 5. FLASH 6. HOLD 7. Antenna
8. Headset Jack 9. OFF 10. Dialing Keys 11. REDIAL/PAUSE 12. PROG/CHAN
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BASE UNIT LAYOUT
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COMPLIES WITH 47 CFR PART 68 REGISTRATION NO.: EW7CHN-36166-W9-E RINGER EQUIVALENCE: 0.1B USOC JACK: RJ11C/RJ11W
CANADA 1135 101 611A 0.1 EW79108
1. MENU 2. SELECT 3. TIME/SET 4. REPEAT/SLOW 5. MESSAGE WINDOW 6. DELETE 7. MAILBOX ...
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... Risk of Fire or Injury, Read and Follow the Instructions IMPORTANT: Do not dispose of this battery pack... waste collection or disposal organization. 1. Use only VTech rechargeable battery pack, or equivalent. 2. Do ... and cause burns. To purchase replacement battery packs, call VTech at 1-800-595-9511....
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SETTING UP YOUR VT9162
When fully charged, you will experience up ...your choice.
ANSWERING SYSTEM - INTRODUCTION
Your VT9162 includes a digital answering system in the Base ...step instructions can be found in the section entitled Answering System Setup, later on in this user's manual....
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THE HANDSET DISPLAY
If the display says: It means:
The Handset is in idle mode
Indicates incoming call
Waiting for dial tone
Handset is in use
The base is page the handset.
There is a call on hold.
The battery need to be charged.
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MAKING CALLS Method 1------Live Dialing
Press PHONE. Dial the phone number.
Press OFF to end your call.
Dial the phone number. Use the key to backspace if you make a dialing mistake. Then press PHONE. Press OFF to end your call. When the ...
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While you are on a call, press to raise the inbound volume and will display the relative volume setting as you adjust it.
to lower it. The handset
NOTE: This feature only operates while you are on an active call.
If you ...
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1. Press PHONE. Listen for dial tone. 2. Press REDIAL/PAUSE. The last number you called will automatically be redialed. OR 1. Press REDIAL. The number will appear on the display. 2. Press PHONE.
NOTE: If you press REDIAL twice, the redial number will ...
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... your call on hold, press HOLD. Press HOLD again to return to your call.
NOTE: If you have a call on hold, and pick up a parallel extension phone, your VT 9162 will automatically drop the call and return to idle mode.
The Base can signal the Handset by means of the PAGE key. This is helpful ...
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... regional phone
company. You must subscribe to these services in order to benefit from the Caller ID features of your VT 9162. Contact your regional phone service provider for details.
RECEIVING AND STORING CALLS...Caller ID and Call Waiting ID records. To review Caller ID records, press while the ...
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... screen displays ERASE NO YES ALL and the phone number. The current choice flashes. 4. Press until YES... screen displays ERASE NO YES ALL and the phone number. The current choice flashes. until ALL ... The number will be dialed.
STORE A CALLER ID RECORD IN PHONE BOOK MEMORY
1. Use the key to locate the ...
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... 6. Press SELECT. Your CID record is now in your Phone Book directory.
DISPLAY SCREEN MESSAGES
... name. Your phone company is unable to receive information about this caller's name and number. There is a problem with Caller ID transmission from the telephone company.
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This cordless phone can store 20 telephone numbers with names, each up to 16 digits long. Entries are stored alphabetically. For consistency with Caller ID entries, you may wish to enter last names first. Note: Press OFF at any time to exit memory.
STORE MEMORY NUMBERS
1. Press PROG/CHAN...
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EDIT NUMBERS STORED IN MEMORY
1. Press . The screen displays DIRECTORY. 2. Press or to scroll alphabetically through numbers stored in memory -... the number you want to or until DIAL dial, press SELECT. Then press flashing. 4. Press SELECT, The phone automatically dials the number.
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OPTIONAL HEADSET INSTALLATION & OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS
Your VT 9162 cordless telephone is equipped... with the VT 9162. Please contact VTECH Communications Customer Service, in the U.S. toll-free at 1-800... purchase a compatible Headset directly from VTECH Communications Customer Service. * Once you have...
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.... Please leave your name, number and message after the tone." will be used. Your VT9162 is preset at the factory to this mode (Announce Only: OFF). 2 Announce Only mode ... for OGM1 (for multi - user application); "Hi! We can't come to the phone right now. If you have a message for John press 1, ...
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... (max. length: 90 seconds). 3. Press any MAILBOX key to stop the recording. 4. Your outgoing message is played for you, followed by a beep. 5. To review a recorded announcement, press MENU key until "Set Outgoing Message" is announced. Press any MAILBOX key. The current greeting is played. 6. To...
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ANSWERING SYSTEM SETUP
Set Audible Message Alert
If you want your Answering System to beep once every 10 seconds to notify you when new messages have been received, set Audible Message Alert to ON. Otherwise, it is preset to OFF.
1. 2. 3.
Press MENU until you hear "Set Audible Message Alert." ...
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ANSWERING SYSTEM SETUP
Set Announce Only
If you turn on the Announce Only option, your callers cannot leave a message. 1. 2. 3. Press MENU until "Set Announce Only" is announced. Press SELECT until desired setting "ON" or "OFF" is declared. Press TIME/SET to confirm, and the setting will be ...
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ANSWERING SYSTEM OPERATIONS
Leaving a Message (Incoming Message) The Answering System will answer a call (according to the current ring selection), then play the OGM, followed by a beep to signal the start of recording
Default mailbox is MAILBOX 1. If your want to record the incoming message ...
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... old messages in the selected mailbox.
The DELETE function will only delete old messages. New messages CANNOT be deleted until they are reviewed.
Turning the Answering Machine ON/OFF
If you want the Answering System to answer calls, press ANSWER ON/ OFF. The backlit LED ...
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ANSWERING SYSTEM OPERATIONS
Checking and Setting Day and Time
Press TIME/SET. The system announces the clock setting then announces; "To Set Date and Time, press TIME/SET." Press TIME/SET. Press SELECT until hear the correct day; then press TIME/SET. Press SELECT until hear the correct ...
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ANSWERING SYSTEM OPERATIONS
Auto Disconnect for Extension Phone Pick-up
The Answering System will auto-disconnect the telephone line if an extension phone or the cordless Handset accesses the line.
Memory ..., you can still use the cordless phone.
The Answering System ...
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ANSWERING SYSTEM OPTERATIONS
BASE UNIT MESSAGE WINDOW (LED)
• The large Base Unit LED provides useful data on the status of your VT 9162 answering device. Below are examples of the LED data:
The LED displays:
1-99 0 CL flashing A F flashing 99 flashing 1-8 ------- flashing
What it means
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... such as listening to messages, changing recorded announcements, and recording memos. Remote operation can only be accessed from a touch tone telephone. If the remote phone is set to pulse dialing, switch it tone. If tone dialing is not available, you will not be able to access the Answering System....
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... a beep to signal start of recording.
Press "#5" to stop recording. Your new OGM will playback automatically.
Check OGM Remotely
Enter "#7" to review OGM. You will hear playback of OGM followed by a beep.
Turning Answering System ON or OFF
Pressing "# 0" toggles the Answering ...
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.... Press "# 9" to erase the message. Press " 5" for other functions. (To the advanced voice menu) The advanced voice menu is as follows: Press "# 7" to review outgoing message. Press " 7" to record outgoing message. Press " 8" to record memo. Press "# 4" twice to repeat previous message. Press "# 0" ...
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Taking Care Of Your Telephone
Your cordless telephone contains sophisticated electronic parts, so it must be treated with care.
Avoid rough treatment
Place the Handset down gently. Save the original packing materials to protect your telephone if you ever need to ship it.
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... after trying these suggestions, In the US call: VTECH COMMUNICATIONS at 1-800-595-9511. In Canada call... no dial tone on that phone either, the problem is in your wiring or local service. Call your local... momentarily to re-set the unit. Then press PHONE to get a line. Household appliances plugged into...
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... all of them to ring.
Try unplugging some of the other phones.
YOUR CALLER FADES IN AND OUT.
YOU HEAR OTHER CALLS WHILE USING YOUR PHONE.
• Press CHAN key to switch to another channel.
... you still hear other calls, the problem is probably in your wiring or local service. Call your local ...
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... when installed and used normally and in accordance with operation instructions. This limited warranty extends only to the Consumer for Products purchased... by anyone other than an authorized service representative of VTECH; or 3. Product to the extent that the problem experienced is caused by signal ...
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... 1-800-595-9511 for instructions regarding where to return the Product. Before calling for service, please check the user's manual. A check of ... no other warranties for this product. The warranty exclusively describes all of VTECH's responsibilities regarding the product. There are no other express ...
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...you experience trouble with this telephone equipment, please contact:
VTech Communications Inc.
SERVICE DEPT. at 1-800-595-9511. In Canada, call VTECH Telecommunications Canada Ltd. at 1-800-267-... not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio...
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... and an RJ14 jack for two lines. See Installation Instructions in the user's manual. This equipment may not be used with Coin Telephone Lines ... be notified as soon as possible. You will be given the opportunity to correct the problem and the telephone company is required to inform you of your right ...
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... you can still dial the emergency number manually if the memory dialing feature doesn't...such as in the early morning or late evening, when the emengency services tend to be less busy.
IC (Industry ... conditions may not prevent degradation of services in some situations. Repairs to certified equipment ...
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... authority, or electrician, as appropriate. Your cordless phone is designed to operate at the maximum power allowed... of their useful lives, when taken out of service within the United States and Canada... participating in the RBRC program or at authorized VTECH product service centers. Please call 1-800...
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... 927.75 MHz (All 30 channels within this range) 902.40 MHz to 907.05 MHz (All 30 channels within this range) Base unit:
Phone Book: 20 Memory locations 16 digits and 15 characters per location Alphanumeric Display 50 Memory locations.
Handset: 902.40 MHz to 907.05 ...
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... in the U.S.A. by VTech Communications Inc.; Beaverton, OR, 97008 Distributed in Canada by VTech Telecommunications Canada Ltd.; Suite 200,7671 Alderbridge Way, Richmond, B.C. V6X 1Z9. Copyright 2002 for VTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS LTD. Printed in China
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