Motorola C51 Series User Manual

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C51 Series
Connected System Phone Expansion Handset
Digital 5.8 GHz Expandable
Model Family: SD7501 and SD7502
Users Guide


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  • Page 1 C51 Series Connected System Phone Expansion Handset Digital 5.8 GHz Expandable Model Family: SD7501 and SD7502 Users Guide...
  • Page 2 1-888-390-6456 TTY (Text Telephone) Copyright © 2006 Motorola, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced in any form or by any means or used to make any derivative work (such as translation, transformation, or adaptation) without written permission from Motorola, Inc.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Important Safety Instructions...viii Welcome ...1 Handset Overview ...2 Handset Charger Overview...3 SD7501 Main Menu Display Overview ...4 SD7501 Caller ID Display Overview...4 SD7502 Main Menu Display Overview ...5 SD7502 Caller ID Display Overview...6 Battery Safety Instructions...7 Installing the Handset Battery...8 Selecting a Location for Your Handset Charger ...9 Connecting the Handset Charger...10 Charging the Handset Battery...10...
  • Page 4 Using Your New Handset... 13 System Indicators and Icons... 15 Handset Information ... 15 Base Unit LEDs... 15 Customizing Your Handset ... 16 Customizing Ring Tones and Volume ... 18 Setting the Date and Time... 19 Display Language Menu ... 20 Color Handset Display Options...
  • Page 5 Editing a Phonebook Entry ...29 Deleting a Phonebook Entry...30 Using Your System with Multiple Handsets ...31 Setting Intercom Options...31 Using Your Phone as an Intercom...32 Transferring Calls Between Handsets...33 Changing the Order of Devices...34 Changing the Default Phone Line Settings ...34 Troubleshooting ...35 Warranty ...37...
  • Page 6: Fcc Information

    Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. Privacy of communications may not be ensured when using this telephone. Caution: Changes or modifications not expressly approved by Motorola for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
  • Page 7 Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Part 68 Statement This Motorola cordless phone complies with Part 68 of the FCC rules and the requirements adopted by the Administrative Council for Terminal Attachments (ACTA). On the bottom of this equipment is a label that contains, among other information, a product identifier in format US: AAAEQ##TXXXX.
  • Page 8 If trouble is experienced with this equipment, for repair or warranty information, please contact Motorola, Inc. at 1-877-466-8646. If the equipment is causing harm to the telephone network, the telephone company may request that you disconnect the equipment from the network until the problem is solved.
  • Page 9 For body worn operation, this phone has been tested and meets the FCC RF exposure guidelines when used with the belt clip supplied or designated for this product. Use of other accessories may not ensure compliance with FCC RF exposure guidelines. Industry Canada CS-03 Declaration of Conformity This product meets the applicable Industry Canada technical specifications.
  • Page 10: Important Safety Instructions

    Important Safety Instructions When using your telephone equipment, basic safety precautions should always be followed to reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, and injury: Read and understand all instructions. Follow all warnings and instructions marked on the product. Unplug this product from the wall outlet before cleaning. Do not use liquid or aerosol cleaners.
  • Page 11 Do not allow anything to rest on the power cord. Do not install this product where it can be stepped on. Never push objects of any kind into this product through slots in the base or handset. They may touch dangerous voltage points or short out parts that could result in a risk of fire or electric shock.
  • Page 12 14. Avoid using a telephone (other than cordless) during an electrical storm. There is a remote risk of electric shock from lightning. 15. Do not use the telephone to report a gas leak in the vicinity of the leak. 16. Only put the handset of your telephone next to your ear when it is in normal talk mode.
  • Page 13: Welcome

    Product registration is not available in Canada. Please retain your original dated sales receipt for your records. For warranty service of your Motorola product, you will need to provide a copy of your dated sales receipt to confirm warranty status.
  • Page 14: Handset Overview

    Handset Overview Volume controls LCD display Left and right softkeys Redial log of last five numbers dialed Phone On/Flash Temporary tone dialing key Speakerphone Microphone Connect to other registered devices 10. Add pause in number 11. Up and down scroll key 12.
  • Page 15: Handset Charger Overview

    Handset Charger Overview NOTE: When handset is in the charger, the LED is illuminated. Handset Cradle Charge LED...
  • Page 16: Sd7501 Main Menu Display Overview

    SD7501 Main Menu Display Overview Handset name Answering machine status Left softkey options Right softkey options Ringer status Number of messages waiting Battery charging icon (appears only when the handset is in the cradle or with a LOW BATTERY SD7501 Caller ID Display Overview Time of day the call was received Name of caller Left softkey option...
  • Page 17: Sd7502 Main Menu Display Overview

    SD7502 Main Menu Display Overview Battery charging icon (appears only when the handset is in the cradle or with a message). The ring status icon appears when the handset is LOW BATTERY not charging. Handset name Wallpaper Base unit name Left softkey options Caller ID option Right softkey options...
  • Page 18: Sd7502 Caller Id Display Overview

    Right softkey options Date the call was received 10. Battery or ringer status icon NOTE: Caller ID information is supplied only if you subscribe to the service with your telephone company. 02:10pm 12/28 Recent Calls MOTOROLA 1-800-xxx-xxxx 1 of 5 FORMAT OPTIONS...
  • Page 19: Battery Safety Instructions

    Battery Safety Instructions • Do not burn, disassemble, mutilate, or puncture the battery. The battery contains toxic materials that could be released, resulting in injury and/or explosion. • CAUTION: There is a risk of explosion if you replace the battery with an incorrect battery type.
  • Page 20: Installing The Handset Battery

    Installing the Handset Battery Remove any stickers or inserts, if present. Remove the battery door by pressing down on the indentation and sliding downward. Plug the battery connector into the receptacle. (Make sure the black wire is on the right.) Insert the battery into the battery compartment.
  • Page 21: Selecting A Location For Your Handset Charger

    Selecting a Location for Your Handset Charger...
  • Page 22: Connecting The Handset Charger

    Connecting the Handset Charger Insert the power cord into the bottom of the charger. Plug the power cord into an electrical outlet. Place the base on a sturdy surface. NOTE: The handset charger does not require a phone line. Charging the Handset Battery To charge the battery, place the handset in the charger’s handset cradle.
  • Page 23: How To Use This Guide

    How to Use this Guide This guide makes use of two fonts to distinguish between FEATURES/OPTIONS • keys are found on the handset and allow you to perform FUNCTION actions such as placing calls ( connecting to ( CONNECT TO •...
  • Page 24: Registering A New Handset

    Registering a New Handset Before you can use your new expansion handset, you must register it to your base unit. SD7500 Series base units allow you to register up to 12 devices (e.g., handsets, cameras, cell docks) to your base unit, and use up to four devices at one time.
  • Page 25: Using Your New Handset

    Using Your New Handset The features available on your new handset depend on your base unit. If you have an SD7581 base unit, all of the features available with that base unit are applicable to your new handset. Use the chart below to learn how use the functions and features of your new handset.
  • Page 26 Delete Spkrphone Connect to Volume controls Use to edit phone numbers and names, and to delete items from the phonebook and caller ID list. Use to make or answer a call hands-free. To make a call, dial the number first or after pressing the key. Press to switch between the speakerphone and the earpiece.
  • Page 27: System Indicators And Icons

    System Indicators and Icons When using your system you may see one or more of the following messages, icons, and LEDs. Handset Information Indicator Description The microphone is muted Call muted The ringer is off The battery is charging The speakerphone is in use Base Unit LEDs Description in use...
  • Page 28: Customizing Your Handset

    Customizing Your Handset Customizing your handset features (e.g., steps. The table below lists the necessary steps. NOTE: You can change the options in sequence or skip through the menu. Use the scroll keys to move from one option to the next. To customize a setting: Press the Scroll to and select the desired feature (e.g.,...
  • Page 29 OPTIONS SETTINGS • Day Volume High • Medium • • • Night Volume High • Medium • • Same as day* • Ringer Tone Scroll through the list to hear samples of each available ring tone. 20 ring tones are provided.
  • Page 30: Customizing Ring Tones And Volume

    Customizing Ring Tones and Volume OPTIONS Phonebook Tone Alarm Tone Key Beeps SETTINGS NOTES See Ringer Tone Plays when you receive a call from a number stored in your phonebook. Scroll through the list to Sounds when your alarm goes off. hear samples of each available ring tone.
  • Page 31: Setting The Date And Time

    Setting the Date and Time If you subscribe to caller ID with your local telephone company, the date and time set automatically with the first incoming call. OPTIONS SETTINGS Time Enter the current time. • Time Format 12 hour clock •...
  • Page 32: Display Language Menu

    Display Language Menu OPTIONS Language NOTE: If you accidentally change the language setting, follow these steps: Press OFF/CANCEL until you are at the standby screen. Press the right softkey once. Press the scroll button up once. Press the left softkey once. Scroll to the desired language and press the left softkey.
  • Page 33: Color Handset Display Options

    Color Handset Display Options If you have a SD7502 color handset, in addition to ringer options, you can modify the display wallpaper and color pallets from the OPTIONS SETTINGS Contrast Contrast levels 0–10 Wallpaper 10 images are supplied with the handset.
  • Page 34: Naming Your Handset

    Naming Your Handset Each registered handset has a default name (e.g., represents the order in which the handset was registered to the base unit and remains part of the name). You can rename your handset to make it easily distinguishable from other registered handsets. To name your handset: Press the Scroll to and select...
  • Page 35 NOTES: • Pressing the * key toggles between shift/no shift. • When the cursor is a flashing underscore, lower case (No Shift) characters are active. • When cursor is a flashing box, upper case (Shift) characters are active. Buttons Number of Presses - No Shift &...
  • Page 36: Setting An Alarm

    Setting an Alarm When entering the time, use leading zeroes (e.g., 05:45). To set your alarm clock: Press the Scroll to and select Use the keypad to enter the time you wish the alarm to sound. Press 1 for Press the Press the Press the ALARM CLOCK...
  • Page 37: Using The Setup Devices Menu

    Using the Setup Devices Menu Setup Devices menu allows you to configure optional devices, such as cell docks and cameras, after you have registered them to your base unit. The available features will vary depending on the model of your base unit. To set up additional devices: MENU Press the...
  • Page 38: Reviewing Caller Id Records

    Reviewing Caller ID Records There are two ways to access caller ID records. The fastest way is to press the scroll key. Use the second option, detailed below, if you wish to store a number in the phonebook or dial a number directly from the call list To review caller ID records: Press the Scroll to and select...
  • Page 39: Using The Phonebook

    Using the Phonebook Each handset has a private phonebook that can store up to 50 names and numbers. Like the other features, the type of phonebooks available depends on your base unit. (See the user guide for your base unit for additional information.) NOTES: •...
  • Page 40: Adding A Phonebook Entry

    Adding a Phonebook Entry To add a phonebook entry: Press the Scroll to and select Scroll to and select Enter the name (up to 11 characters) or the number (up to 24 digits). Use BACKSP To move to the next option (e.g., NOTE: the corresponding softkey or press down on the scroll key.
  • Page 41: Dialing A Phonebook Entry

    Dialing a Phonebook Entry To call a phonebook entry: PHONEBK Press the softkey. Scroll to the name or use the keypad to press the first letter in the contact’s name. Press the ON/FLASH Editing a Phonebook Entry To edit a phonebook entry: PHONEBK Press the softkey.
  • Page 42: Deleting A Phonebook Entry

    Deleting a Phonebook Entry To delete a phonebook entry: Press the Scroll to the desired entry. Press the Scroll to and select Press the entry deleted PHONEBK softkey. OPTIONS softkey. DELETE Delete item? softkey at the Phonebk prompt. The display reads,...
  • Page 43: Using Your System With Multiple Handsets

    Using Your System with Multiple Handsets When you have at least two handsets registered to your base unit, you can use the intercom and the call transferring features. Setting Intercom Options To set your intercom options: MENU Press the softkey. Set Intercom Scroll to and select Scroll to and select the option that tells the handset how to answer a...
  • Page 44: Using Your Phone As An Intercom

    Using Your Phone as an Intercom To use the intercom feature: When not on a call, press the Scroll to the name of the device that you wish to contact. Press the Answer the page by pressing the Press CONNECT TO softkey.
  • Page 45: Transferring Calls Between Handsets

    Transferring Calls Between Handsets During an outside call, you can transfer the call from one handset to another (for Handset-A-01 example, from To transfer an outside call from one handset to another: Press the CONNECT TO system automatically places the call on hold. Scroll to and select the handset you wish to contact (e.g., Answer the page by pressing the handset.
  • Page 46: Changing The Order Of Devices

    Press the Press the Changing the Default Phone Line Settings This feature is for use when you add one or more Motorola C51 Series Cell NOTE: Docks or Internet phone modules. See the device manual for additional instructions.
  • Page 47: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting The suggestions below should solve most problems you might encounter while using your phone. If you still have difficulty after trying these suggestions, visit us on the web at If the phone does not work at all: •...
  • Page 48 If the handset does not ring when you receive a call: • Make sure you have the ringer turned on and loud enough to hear. (See the instructions on the ring tone and ringer volume for additional information.) • Make sure the telephone line cord is plugged firmly into the base unit and the telephone wall jack.
  • Page 49: Warranty

    Warranty Motorola Limited Warranty for Consumer Products, Accessories, and Software Purchased in the United States or Canada What Does this Warranty Cover? Subject to the exclusions contained below, Motorola, Inc. warrants its cordless telephones ("Products"), Motorola- branded or certified accessories sold for use with these Products ("Accessories"), and Motorola software contained on CD-ROMs or other tangible media and sold for use with these Products ("Software") to be free from defects in...
  • Page 50 (c) use of the Products or Accessories for commercial purposes or subjecting the Product or Accessory to abnormal usage or conditions; or (d) other acts which are not the fault of Motorola, are excluded from coverage. Use of Non-Motorola Products and Accessories. Defects or damage that result from the use of Non-Motorola branded or certified Products, Accessories, Software or other peripheral equipment are excluded from coverage.
  • Page 51 You will receive instructions on how to ship the Products, Accessories, or Software, at your expense, to a Motorola Authorized Repair Center. To obtain service, you must include: (a) a copy of your receipt, bill of sale or other comparable proof of purchase;...
  • Page 52 Motorola software such as the exclusive rights to reproduce and distribute copies of the Motorola software. Motorola software may only be copied into, used in, and redistributed with, the Products associated with such Motorola software. No other use, including without limitation disassembly of such Motorola software or exercise of...
  • Page 53 C51 Series Connected System Phone Expansion Handset Digital 5.8 GHz Expandable Model Family: SD7501 and SD7502 525832-001 01/06...

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