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GE DECT 6.0 28112 User Manual

General electric cordless telephone user manual.
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Model 28112 Series
25840
Interference Information
Introduction
Handset Layout
Installing the Phone
Answering System Setup
Programming the Telephone
CAUTION: When using telephone equipment, there are basic safety
Installing the Handset Battery
Standby Screen
DECT 6.0 Cordless
This equipment generates and uses radio frequency energy which may interfere
This section shows you how to set up your answering system to receive incoming calls.
VMWI Indicator
SPEAKER
with residential radio and television reception if not properly installed and used in
instructions that should always be followed. Refer to the IMPORTANT
Before you begin the set up process, you must turn on the answering system.
The handset displays the handset number and user name.
NOTE: You must connect the handset battery before use.
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS provided with this product and save them for
accordance with instructions contained in this manual. Reasonable protection against
Handset Speakerphone
• Press the ans on/off button to turn the answering system on and off.
CAUTION: To reduce the risk of fire or personal injury, use only the
future reference.
such interference is ensured, although there is no guarantee this will not occur in a
The Message Counter indicator lights when the answering system is on. The indicator
Thomson Inc. approved model 5-2721 Nickel-metal Hydride battery
given installation. If interference is suspected and verified by switching this equipment
IMPORTANT: Because cordless phones operate on electricity, you should
USER NAME
display
blinks when you have new messages.
Answering System
(Ni-MH), which is compatible with this unit.
on and off, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of
have at least one phone in your home that isn't cordless, in case the power
HANDSET X
NOTE: The answering system displays "- -" when it is off.
the following measures: Reorient the radio/television receiver's antenna, relocate the
in your home goes out.
1. Locate battery and battery door which are packaged together inside a plastic bag
Setting the Voice Prompt Language
User's Guide
equipment with respect to the receiver, plug the equipment and receiver into separate
Before You Begin
DECT
and are separate from the handset.
TALK/CALL BACK
circuit outlets. The user may also wish to consult a qualified radio/television technician
2. Locate the battery compartment on the back of the handset.
The default voice prompt language is English.
(button)
Parts Checklist
Programming Functions
for additional suggestions. This equipment has been fully tested and complies with all
(for model 28112xx1)
3. Plug the battery pack cord into the jack inside the compartment.
To change the answering system's voice prompt language,
limits for Class B computing devices pursuant to part 15 FCC Rules and Regulations.
caller ID-volume
The system uses a menu structure to give you access to all of the built-in features. You
Make sure your package includes the items shown here.
caller ID-volume
NOTE: To ensure proper battery installation, the connector is keyed and can
• Press the language button on front of base to change to the FRENCH voice prompt.
Telephone Network Information
(button)
may program the following items in main menu: Room Monitor and Handset Setup.
(button)
be inserted only one way.
The unit announces "OPTION FRANCAISE " and Fr shows in the message counter.
Room Monitor
(applicable only with additional handsets)
13
Should your equipment cause trouble on your line which may harm the telephone
format/conf
• Press the Language button again to change to the SPANISH voice prompt. The unit
1. Make sure your phone is OFF (not in talk mode).
network, the telephone company, where practicable, may notify you that temporary
PLAY
(format/conference
TALK
battery
STOP
DECT
announces "SELECCION ESPANOL" and SP shows in the message counter.
REVIEW
MEMO
DELETE
SKIP
delete
VOLUME
ANNOUNCE
button)
CALL
1
pack
discontinuance of service may be required. Where prior notice is not practicable and
format
BACK
delete
(button)
2. Press the mute/program button to go to the main menu.
ANS ON/OFF LANGUAGE
2
NOTE: To change to English, press the Language button again. En shows in
HANDSET PAGE
DO NOT DISTURB
conf
the circumstances warrant such action, the telephone company may temporarily
SPEAKER
DECT
TM
TALK
black wire
3. Press caller ID-volume ( 6 or 5) button to scroll to ROOM MONITOR.
CHARGE/IN USE
INTERFERENCE FREE
COMMUNICATION
format
CALL
BACK
delete
the message counter.
conf
(button)
mute/program
SPEAKER
SPEAKER
discontinue service immediately.
Base
Wall mount
Telephone
redial
program
redial
program
int
mute
1
(button)
4. Press mute/program button to enter ROOM MONITOR menu, ROOM MONITOR
ABC
2
DEC
3
NOTE: In remote access mode, the system follows the selected language. The
bracket
line cord
mute
GHI
4
5
6
MNO
redial
int
The telephone company may make changes in its communications facilities, equipment,
JKL
EXTENSION? shows in the display.
PO
RS
7
8
9
WX
voice prompt language cannot be switched remotely.
exit
TUV
YZ
(button)
#
operations or procedures where such action is required in the operation of its business.
OP
ER
0
1
3
memory
flash
2
DEC
Voice Time/Day Stamp and Real Time Clock
PRESS DOWN
If these changes are expected to affect the use or performance of your telephone
ABC
int (button)
rev (review
> ROOM MONITOR
4
6
FIRMLY
equipment, the telephone company will likely give you adequate notice to allow you to
red wire
1. Make sure the answering system is ON.
button)
GHI
5
MNO
skip (button)
Handset
JKL
EXTENSION?
maintain uninterrupted service.
AC power
Battery
Handset
2. Press and hold the DAY/CHECK button to set the day of the week.
* TONE/exit
7
9
battery pack
PO
WX
adaptor
compartment cover
Belt clip
RS
8
play/stop
Notice must be given to the telephone company upon termination of your telephone
(button)
YZ
TUV
3. Press and hold the HOUR button to set the hour (a.m. or p.m.). Example: 12AM, 1AM, or
(button)
4. Insert the battery pack.
exit
from your line.
#
For Model 28112xx2 there will be ONE additional handset, charge cradle, belt
12PM, 1PM.
0
#pause/ringer
OP
5. Close the battery compartment by pushing the door up until it snaps into place.
ER
REN Number
clip, battery pack and cover than shown above.
erase
memory
flash
(button)
Base Station
4. Press and release the MIN button to advance the clock in one minute intervals. Press
(button)
5. Use the touch tone pad to enter the handset name/number to be monitored.
For Model 28112xx3 there will be TWO additional handsets, charge cradles,
and hold to increase by 5-minute increments.
On the bottom of this equipment is a label indicating, among other information, the
belt clips, battery packs and covers than shown above.
flash/answerer
1. Choose an area near an electrical outlet and a telephone wall jack (RJ11C), and place
NOTE: When this phone system is expanded (up to 4 handsets by purchase
5. After the time is set, the real time clock will be displayed on the handset within 1
Ringer Equivalence Number (REN) for the equipment.
(button)
your cordless telephone on a level surface, such as a desktop or tabletop, or you may
of optional Model 28110 handset with recharge cradle), handsets are named
For Model 28112xx4 there will be THREE additional handsets, charge cradles, belt clips,
memory (button)
minute.
mount it on the wall.
HANDSET 1, HANDSET 2, HANDSET 3 and HANDSET 4 respectively.
The REN is useful in determining the number of devices you may connect to your
Your new GE telephone system is EXPANDABLE
battery packs and covers than shown above.
NOTE: You must set the day manually. You may choose to set the time manually
Base Layout
telephone line and still have all of these devices ring when your telephone number is
up to a total of 4 handsets (by purchase of optional
6. The receiving handset will turn on the microphone and the originating handset will
Telephone Jack Requirements
as well, although the time is automatically transmitted by your local phone
called. In most (but not all) areas, the sum of the RENs of all devices connected to one
Wall plate
Model 28110 handset with charge cradle)
turn on the speakerphone to monitor sound from the receiving handset.
company as part of Caller ID service. If you subscribe to Caller ID service, the
line should not exceed 5. To be certain of the number of devices you may connect to
To use this phone, you need an RJ11C type modular telephone
NOTE: For room monitoring mode to work, the originating handset must NOT
current time is set automatically when you receive your first CID record.
Important Information
jack, which might look like the one pictured here, installed in
your line as determined by the REN, you should contact your local telephone company.
be on the cradle.
Speaker Volume
your home. If you don't have a modular jack, call your local
Modular
REN Number is located on the cabinet bottom.
telephone
NOTE: While in room monitoring mode, the handsets will emit an alert tone
NOTICE: This product meets the applicable Industry Canada technical specifications.
phone company to find out how to get one installed.
Licensing
Use the volume (5 or 6) buttons to adjust speaker volume on the base to a
line jack
HOUR
approximately every 5 seconds if there is an incoming call. You may press
DAY/CHECK
MIN
Installation
Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause
comfortable level. L1 is the minimum speaker volume and L8 is the maximum.
(button)
(button)
(minute button)
the SPEAKER button to quit room monitor and answer the call.
Licensed under US Patent 6,427,009.
interference, and (2) This device must accept any interference, including interference
Voice Instruction
Digital Security System
SPEAKER
NOTE: While in room monitoring mode, the originating handset can be
volume
that may cause undesired operation of the device.
Hearing Aid Compatibility (HAC)
review
(buttons)
If you need additional assistance, press the review button in standby mode and follow
switched to monitor by handset earpiece by pressing the TALK/CALL BACK
(button)
Your cordless phone uses a digital security system to protect against false ringing,
The equipment must be installed using an acceptable method of connection. The
the voice instructions.
button once. Switch back to speakerphone by pressing the SPEAKER
Message Counter
This telephone system meets FCC/Industry Canada standards for Hearing Aid
unauthorized access, and charges to your phone line.
customer should be aware that compliance with the above conditions may not prevent
(indicator)
Recording the Outgoing Announcement
button once.
Compatibility.
degradation of service in some situations.
INSTALLATION NOTE: Some cordless telephones operate at frequencies that
NOTE: Press the *TONE/exit button on the handset to exit room
FCC RF Radiation Exposure Statement
may cause or receive interference with nearby TVs, microwave ovens, and
For best results when recording, you should be about nine inches from the microphone,
Repairs to certified equipment should be made by an authorized Canadian maintenance
PLAY/STOP
monitor mode.
VCRs. To minimize or prevent such interference, the base of the cordless
and eliminate as much background noise as possible.
facility designated by the supplier. Any repairs or alterations made by the user to this
(button)
This equipment complies with FCC RF radiation exposure limits set forth for an
telephone should not be placed near or on top of a TV, microwave ovens,
Handset Setup
13
2. Plug one end of the telephone line cord into the TEL LINE jack on the back of the base
You may record 2 outgoing announcements in the answerer or choose the default for
equipment, or equipment malfunctions, may give the telecommunications company
or VCR. If such interference continues, move the cordless telephone farther
uncontrolled environment. This equipment should be installed and operated with
your current outgoing announcement.
cause to request the user to disconnect the equipment.
and the other end into a modular jack.
1. Make sure your phone is OFF (not in talk mode).
a minimum distance of 20 centimeters between the radiator and your body. This
away from these appliances.
skip
3. Plug the AC power converter into the electrical outlet and the DC connector into the
1. Make sure the answering system is ON.
2. Press the mute/program button to go to the main menu.
Users should ensure for their own protection that the electrical ground connections of
transmitter must not be co-located or operated in conjunction with any other antenna
Certain other communications devices may also use the 1.9 GHz frequency
(button)
the power utility, telephone lines and internal metallic water pipe systems, if present, are
or transmitter."
jack on the back of the base.
3. Press caller ID-volume ( 6 or 5) button to scroll to HANDSET SETUP.
for communication, and, if not properly set, these devices may interfere
2. Press and hold the announce 1 or announce 2 button until the speaker announces
connected together. This precaution may be particularly important in rural areas.
with each other and/or your new telephone. If you are concerned with
4. Place the handset in the base cradle. The charge/in use/VMWI indicator turns on,
"RECORD ANNOUNCEMENT AFTER TONE".
For body worn operation, this phone has been tested and meets the FCC RF exposure
4. Press mute/program button to confirm and you may program the following items:
delete
interference, please refer to the owner's manual for these devices on how to
guidelines when used with the belt clip supplied with this product. Use of other
verifying the battery is charging.
Language, Handset Name, Ringer Tone, Ringer Volume, VIP Melody, Key Tone,
CAUTION: Users should not attempt to make such connections themselves, but should
(button)
3. Begin speaking after you hear the beep.
memo
delete
accessories may not ensure compliance with FCC RF exposure guidelines
properly set channels to avoid interference. Typical devices that may use the
contact the appropriate electric inspection authority, or electrician, as appropriate.
.
5. Allow the phone to charge for 16 hours prior to first use. If you don't properly charge
Message Alert, Rings to Answer, Security Code, Area Code, Tone/Pulse, Registration,
volume
announce
4. Release the button when you finish your announcement.
1.9 GHz frequency for communication include wireless audio/video senders,
1
Deregistration and Default Setting.
the phone, battery performance is compromised.
NOTES: This equipment may not be used on coin service provided by the telephone
wireless computer networks, multi-handset cordless telephone systems, and
NOTE: If you choose not to record an outgoing announcement, a default
ans on/off
language
announce1
NOTE: During programming, you may press the *TONE/exit button at any
company.
CAUTION: To reduce risk of personal injury, fire, or damage use only the
CAUTION:
some long-range cordless telephone systems.
2
announcement plays instead. To return to the default announcement after
(button)
time to exit the sub-menu and return to the menu.
5-2714 or 5-2760 power adaptor listed in the user's guide. This power
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
you have recorded your own outgoing announcement, press the announce
Important Installation Guidelines
DO NOT OPEN
page
do not disturb
Language
adaptor is intended to be correctly orientated in a vertical or floor
button and release it when you hear the beep. Or, press the delete button
THE LIGHTNING
CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE
THE EXCLAMATION
FLASH AND ARROW
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO
POINT WITHIN THE
• Avoid sources of noise and heat, such as motors, fluorescent lighting, microwave
mount position.
WARNING: TO
announce2
while the announcement is reviewing.
From the Handset Setup Menu:
HEAD WITHIN THE
NOT REMOVE COVER (OR
TRIANGLE IS A
charge/in use
PREVENT FIRE OR
ovens, heating appliances and direct sunlight.
TRIANGLE IS A
BACK). NO USER
WARNING SIGN
(button)
Wall Mounting
1. Press the caller ID-volume ( 6 or 5) button to scroll to the SET LANGUAGE sub-menu.
WARNING SIGN
SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE.
ALERTING YOU OF
Sample Outgoing Announcement
ELECTRICAL SHOCK
ALERTING YOU OF
REFER SERVICING TO
IMPORTANT
• Avoid areas of excessive dust, moisture and low temperature.
2. Press mute/program button to enter the menu. SET LANGUAGE 1ENG 2FRA 3ESP
HAZARD, DO NOT
1. Turn the base over.
"DANGEROUS
QUALIFIED SERVICE
INSTRUCTIONS
Hi, this is (use your name here), I can't answer the phone right now, so please leave your
VOLTAGE" INSIDE
PERSONNEL.
ACCOMPANYING
page
EXPOSE THIS
• Avoid other cordless telephones or personal computers.
memo
shows in the display.
THE PRODUCT.
THE PRODUCT.
2. Attach the wall mounting pedestal by first inserting the tabs on the open edge of the
name, number and a brief message after the tone, and I'll get back to you. Thanks.
language
PRODUCT TO RAIN
(button)
(button)
3. Use the touch tone pad on the handset to select 1ENG, 2FRA, 3ESP, or use the
SEE MARKING ON BOTTOM / BACK OF PRODUCT
• Never install telephone wiring during a lightning storm.
(button)
pedestal into the slots on the lower portion of the back of the base. Then push down
OR MOISTURE.
do not disturb
NOTE: The maximum recording time for the outgoing announcement is 2
charge/in use/VMWI
and snap the pedestal into place.
caller ID-volume ( 6 or 5) button to scroll to the desired language. English is the
• Never install telephone jacks in wet locations unless the jack is specifically
ans on/off
(button/indicator)
minutes.
(indicator)
default setting.
designed for wet locations.
(answerer button)
3. Slip the mounting holes (on the back of the base) over the wall plate posts, and slide
Reviewing and Choosing the Announcement
4. Press the mute/program button to save your selection. You will hear a confirmation
the unit down into place. (Wall plate not included.)
• Never touch non-insulated telephone wires or terminals, unless the telephone line
Thomson Digital Technologies Ltd.
Model 28112
Press and release the announce 1 or announce 2 button to review and select this one as
tone and the selected language shows in the display.
has been disconnected at the network interface.
00015927 (Rev. 5 CAN E)
NOTE : If desired, gather the extra telephone line and power adaptor cord
© 2007 Thomson Digital Technologies Ltd.
your outgoing announcement.
07-09
• Use caution when installing or modifying telephone lines.
and store inside the wall mounting bracket.
Trademark(s) ® Registered
NOTE: Press the PLAY/STOP button at any time to stop playing announcement.
Printed in China
Marque(s) déposée(s)

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  • Page 1

    1. Choose an area near an electrical outlet and a telephone wall jack (RJ11C), and place 5. After the time is set, the real time clock will be displayed on the handset within 1 your cordless telephone on a level surface, such as a desktop or tabletop, or you may minute.

  • Page 2

    Handset Name 5. Press caller ID-volume ( 6 or 5) button to view the records from memory to be selected as VIP. From the Handset Setup Menu: 1. Press the caller ID-volume ( 6 or 5) button to scroll to the HANDSET NAME sub- 6.

  • Page 3

    NOTE: If the selected CID record contains any information that is non- if you receive an incoming call and you are using the GE multi handset system, a beep numeric, the unit will not allow this record to transfer to the internal user indicates the presence of a Call Waiting call on the line.

  • Page 4

    Display Messages Answering System Display Messages The following messages shows the status of the phone, provides Caller ID information, The following messages show the status of the answering system or help you set up or helps you set up and use your phone. and use the system.

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  • Jo Anne Jan 27, 2015 12:49:
    I have changed phone companies and my answering machine is doing crazy things. I cannot locate my manual and the manual up above, I could not print. How can I get a printed copy of the manual? 732 Avalon Avenue, Virginia Beach, Va 23464
  • Lise Paquette Dec 18, 2013 03:13:
    Is this document available in French? Please advise.

    T​hank you.
  • Harriet Bendel Feb 23, 2013 06:22:
    Handset lights up, but does not ring. I have two phones. Does this mean the battery should be replaced?