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E51 Series
Digital Expansion Handset
5.8 GHz
Model Family: MD7101
Users Guide



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  • Page 1 E51 Series Digital Expansion Handset 5.8 GHz Model Family: MD7101 Users Guide...
  • Page 2 1-800-461-4575 Canada 1-888-390-6456 TTY (Text Telephone) Motorola reserves the right to revise this publication and to make changes in content from time to time without obligation on the part of Motorola to provide notification of such revision or change. MOTOROLA PROVIDES THIS GUIDE WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER IMPLIED OR EXPRESS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents FCC Information ...v FCC Compliance Class B Digital Device FCC Declaration of Conformity Canadian Compliance Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Part 68 Statement Industry Canada CS-03 Declaration of Conformity Important Safety Instructions ...ix Welcome ...1 Handset Overview ...2 Handset Charger Overview...3 Getting Started ...4 Battery Safety Instructions...4...
  • Page 5 Installing the Base Unit ... 7 Basic Operations ... 9 Handset Indicators... 9 Base Unit LEDs... 9 Making a Call ... 10 Answering Calls ... 11 Ending a Call ... 11 Speakerphone Operation ... 11 Adjust Handset Volume ... 12 Temporary Ringer Adjustments...
  • Page 6 Reviewing/Dialing from the Phonebook...19 Editing a Phonebook Entry ...20 Delete a Single Phonebook Entry...20 Caller ID/Call Waiting ID ...21 Reviewing Caller ID Records...22 Storing a Caller ID Entry in the Phonebook ...23 Dialing from the Caller ID Log ...24 Deleting a Caller ID Record ...24 Deleting All Caller ID Records ...24 Ringer Volume...25 Ringer Tone...25...
  • Page 7 Intercom Calls...28 Call Transfer... 29 Conference Call ... 30 In Case of Difficulty... 31 Warranty ... 33 Technical Specifications... 38...
  • Page 8: 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 9: Fcc Declaration Of Conformity

    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 10 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...
  • Page 11: Industry Canada Cs-03 Declaration Of Conformity

    This equipment is hearing aid compatible. If your home has specially wired alarm equipment connected to the telephone line, ensure the installation of the cordless phone does not disable your alarm equipment. If you have questions about what will disable alarm equipment, consult your telephone company or a qualified installer. CAUTION: To maintain compliance with the FCC's RF exposure guidelines, place the base unit at least 7.87 in (20 cm) from nearby persons.
  • Page 12: 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, including the following: Read and understand all instructions. Follow all warnings and instructions marked on the product. Unplug this product from the wall outlet before cleaning.
  • Page 13 Never push objects of any kind into this product through slots in the base or handset, as they may touch dangerous voltage points or short out parts that could result in a risk of fire or electric shock. 10. Never spill liquid of any kind on the product. 11.
  • Page 14 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 16: 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 17: Handset Overview

    Handset Overview Earpiece LCD display Select/Menu Caller ID/Scroll down Headset jack (2.5 mm) Phone On/Flash Speakerphone Temporary tone dialing key Redial/Pause 10. Mute/Delete 11. Microphone 12. Intercom 13. Change number format 14. Phone Off/Cancel 15. Volume control 16. Phonebook/Scroll up...
  • Page 18: Handset Charger Overview

    Handset Charger Overview Charging cradle In Use LED/Charging LED...
  • Page 19: Getting Started

    Getting Started 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 Battery

    Installing the 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 left.) Insert the battery into the battery compartment.
  • Page 21: Charging The Handset Battery

    Charging the Handset Battery The handset of your cordless telephone is powered by a rechargeable battery pack. It charges automatically whenever the handset is in the base unit or charger. The initial battery charge time is 10–12 hours. After the initial charge, a maintenance charge of eight hours should be sufficient.
  • Page 22: Installing The Base Unit

    Installing the Base Unit IMPORTANT! FOR MAXIMUM PERFORMANCE OF YOUR CORDLESS TELEPHONE SYSTEM: • Choose a central location for your base unit. • Install your base unit and extension handsets away from electronic equipment, such as personal computers, television sets, and microwave ovens.
  • Page 23 Selecting a Location for Your Base Unit...
  • Page 24: Basic Operations

    Basic Operations Handset Indicators Icon Description Turns on when the microphone is muted MUTE Turns on when a new call is received and added to the call log Turns on when the ringer is muted Indicates battery charge status Base Unit LEDs Description On when the phone is off-hook or when an extension in use...
  • Page 25: Making A Call

    Making a Call Press the ON/FLASH key on the handset (or the v key to use the speakerphone feature). When you hear the dial tone, dial the number. -OR- Enter the phone number, and then press ON/FLASH. The phone number appears on the display before it is dialed.
  • Page 26: Answering Calls

    Answering Calls Press ON/FLASH, v, or any digit key (0 through 9) to answer a call. If you subscribe to call waiting: Press the ON/FLASH key to answer the second call. Press ON/FLASH again to return to the first call. Ending a Call Press the OFF/CANCEL key or place the handset in the base unit to end the call.
  • Page 27: Adjust Handset Volume

    Adjust Handset Volume Press the VOL a comfortable level. When you reach the maximum or minimum setting, a double beep will sound. keys on the right side of the handset to adjust the listening volume to Volume up\down...
  • Page 28: Temporary Ringer Adjustments

    Temporary Ringer Adjustments When the handset is ringing, to silence the ringer, press OFF/CANCEL or MUTE/DELETE, or adjust the ringer level to 0 by using the handset volume keys. This adjustment is temporary. The ringer volume will return to its normal setting once the call is answered or the ringing stops.
  • Page 29: Deleting A Redial Listing

    Deleting a Redial Listing Press the REDIAL/PAUSE key. Scroll to the desired entry. Press the MUTE/DELETE key. A confirmation beep sounds after the entry is deleted. Press OFF/CANCEL to exit the review list. NOTE: If the redial memory is empty and REDIAL/PAUSE is pressed, a double beep will sound.
  • Page 30: Locate A Misplaced Handset

    Locate a Misplaced Handset From the base unit, press the PAGE key to locate lost handsets. The handsets will beep and BASE IS PAGING appears on the display. To end the page, press ON/FLASH, v, any dial pad key (0 through 9, *, #) on the handset, or press PAGE again on the base unit.
  • Page 31: Phonebook Operations

    Phonebook Operations Your handset can store up to 50 numbers with names. Each memory location holds up to 32 digits for the number and 16 characters for the name. NOTES: If you have multiple handsets registered to your base unit, the handsets share a common phonebook stored in the base unit.
  • Page 32: Storing A New Entry

    Storing a New Entry Press the SEL/MENU key. Scroll to PHONEBOOK. Press the SEL/MENU key. Scroll to and select STORE. Enter the telephone number at the ENTER NUMBER prompt. Use the MUTE/DELETE key to erase characters to the left of the cursor. Press the SEL/MENU key to save the number.
  • Page 33 Use the table below to enter names and special characters into the phonebook. NOTES: • If the phonebook is full, the handset will display • While entering numbers, press and hold the PAUSE key to add pauses if necessary. • If there is a duplicate number in the phonebook, NUMBER ALREADY IN PHONEBOOK appears.
  • Page 34: Reviewing/Dialing From The Phonebook

    Reviewing/Dialing from the Phonebook When not on a call, press pbk, and the handset jumps directly into phonebook review mode. The first phonebook entry is listed. Scroll through the phonebook entries using the scroll keys or enter the first character of the name (using the digit keys) and continue navigating.
  • Page 35: Editing A Phonebook Entry

    Editing a Phonebook Entry Press the Press the SEL/MENU key. EDIT NUMBER appears on the display. Use the MUTE/DELETE button to edit the entry. Press the SEL/MENU key to save the changes. Follow the same steps to edit the name. A confirmation tone beeps and the updated entry appears on the display briefly.
  • Page 36: Caller Id/Call Waiting Id

    Caller ID/Call Waiting ID Your handset is also capable of displaying caller ID information in conjunction with a call waiting alert signal (Call Waiting/Caller ID). With Call Waiting/Caller ID, the caller ID data is displayed so you can decide whether to answer the incoming call or continue with your current conversation.
  • Page 37: Reviewing Caller Id Records

    Reviewing Caller ID Records When your systems stores new caller ID records, NEW appears on the display. Press the cid scroll key to review the records. - OR - Press the SEL/MENU key. Scroll to and select CALL LOG. Use the scroll keys to review the entries. A double beep sounds when you reach the beginning or end of the log.
  • Page 38: Storing A Caller Id Entry In The Phonebook

    Storing a Caller ID Entry in the Phonebook Press cid Scroll to the entry you wish to store. To view alternate phone number formats, press the # key repeatedly. The display will cycle through the available dialing options (1 + area code + number, area code + number, number only, etc.).
  • Page 39: Dialing From The Caller Id Log

    Dialing from the Caller ID Log Press cid Scroll to the entry you wish to dial. Press the # key repeatedly to change the dialing format (1 + area code + number, area code + number, number only, etc.). Press ON/FLASH or v to dial the number. Deleting a Caller ID Record Press cid Scroll to the entry you wish to delete.
  • Page 40: Ringer Volume

    Ringer Volume Press the SEL/MENU key. Scroll to and select RINGER VOLUME. The current ringer volume appears on the display. Press the scroll keys or enter a digit (0 through 6) to the desired ringer volume. The current ring tone plays and the volume bar increases or decreases each time you adjust the setting.
  • Page 41: Key Tone

    Key Tone Press the SEL/MENU key. Scroll to and select KEY TONE. Select ON or OFF using the scroll keys. Press the SEL/MENU key to save the setting. Display Language Press the SEL/MENU key. Scroll to and select LANGUAGE Scroll to and select ENGLISH, FRENCH, or SPANISH. Press SEL/MENU to save the setting.
  • Page 42: Dialing Method

    Dialing Method Press the SEL/MENU key. Scroll to and select DIAL TYPE. Scroll to TONE or PULSE. Press SEL/MENU to save the setting. NOTE: When the phone is set for pulse dialing, you may switch to temporary tone dialing during a call by pressing *. Once pressed, tone will be used for rest of the call. After you hang up, the phone will return to pulse dialing for the next call.
  • Page 43: Special Features

    Special Features If you have at least two handsets registered to your base unit, you can use the intercom and call transferring features. Each handset is named HANDSETX. The X represents the order (1, 2, 3, 4) in which the handset was registered to the base unit. (See the user guide for the expansion handset for more information.) Intercom Calls When not on a call, press the INT key on any handset.
  • Page 44: Call Transfer

    Call Transfer During an outside call, you can transfer the call from one handset to another. Press the INT key on the handset with the outside call. ENTER HANDSET # is displayed. Enter the number of the handset to which you wish to forward the call. CALL FORWARDED appears on the screen.
  • Page 45: Conference Call

    Conference Call Use the conference feature to enable two or more handsets to participate in the same outside call. While the first handset is on an outside call, press ON/FLASH or v on the second handset. A timer (e.g., CONF. 00:01:25) appears on the displays of both handsets showing the length of the call.
  • Page 46: In Case Of Difficulty

    In Case of Difficulty 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 The phone doesn't work at all •...
  • Page 47 You get noise, static, or a weak signal even when you're near the base unit • Household appliances plugged into the same circuit as the base unit can sometimes cause interference. Try moving the appliance or the base unit to another outlet. The handset does not ring when you receive a call •...
  • Page 48: Warranty

    ("Software") to be free from defects in materials and workmanship under normal consumer usage for the period(s) outlined below. This limited warranty is a consumer's exclusive remedy, and applies as follows to new Motorola Products, Accessories, and Software purchased by consumers in the United States or Canada, which are accompanied by this written warranty: Products and Accessories as defined above, unless otherwise provided for below.
  • Page 49 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 50 This warranty extends to the first end-user purchaser, only. What will Motorola Do? Motorola, at its option, will at no charge repair, replace or refund the purchase price of any Products, Accessories or Software that does not conform to this warranty. We may use functionally equivalent reconditioned/refurbished/pre-owned or new Products, Accessories or parts.
  • 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; (b) a written description of the problem;...
  • Page 52 Laws in the United States and other countries preserve for Motorola certain exclusive rights for copyrighted Motorola software such as the exclusive rights to reproduce and distribute copies of the Motorola software.
  • Page 53: Technical Specifications

    Technical Specifications FREQUENCY CONTROL Crystal Controlled PLL synthesizer TRANSMIT FREQUENCY Base: 5744.736 - 5825.952 MHz Handset: 2401.056 - 2482.272 MHz RECEIVE FREQUENCY Base: 2401.056 - 2482.272 MHz Handset: 5744.736 - 5825.952 MHz NOMINAL EFFECTIVE RANGE Maximum power allowed by FCC and IC. Actual operating range may vary according to environmental conditions at the time of use.
  • Page 54 E51 Series Digital Expansion Handset 5.8 GHz Model Family: MD7101 529247-001 03/06...