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Motorola SD4501 User Manual

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  • Page 2 (such as translation, transformation or adaptation) without written permission from Motorola, Inc. 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 expressed, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.
  • Page 3 Welcome Congratulations on your purchase of a Motorola SD4501 series telephone. Take a moment to ensure that your purchase includes each of the items pictured. Product registration is an important step toward enjoying your new Motorola product. Registering helps us facilitate warranty service, and permits us to contact you should your Motorola product require an update or other service.
  • Page 4: Handset Overview

    Handset Overview 1 Volume Controls 2 LCD Display 3 Left and Right Soft Keys 4 Up and Down Scroll 5 Phone On/Switch Lines 6 Redial list of the last 5 numbers dialed 7 Switch from upper to lower case letters 8 Use handset as intercom 9 Microphone 10 Connect to other registered devices...
  • Page 5: Handset Charger Overview

    Handset Charger Overview Charge LED...
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Welcome ........i Handset Overview ......ii Handset Charger Overview .
  • Page 7 Using Your SD4501 ......14 Making a Call from the Handset or Base Unit . . 14 Answering/Ending a Call .
  • Page 8 Saving a Number in the Phonebook ..19 Private Phonebooks .....19 Shared Phonebooks .
  • Page 9 Transferring a Call from One Handset to Another 31 Unannounced Transfer ....31 Announced Transfer ....32 Using the Handset as a Walkie Talkie .
  • Page 10 Unplug this cordless phone immediately from an outlet if: • The power cord or plug is damaged or frayed. • Liquid has been spilled into the product. • The product has been exposed to rain or water. Do not retrieve the handset or base until after you have unplugged the power and phone from the wall.
  • Page 11: Important Safety Instructions

    • Unplug this product from the wall outlet before cleaning. Do not use liquid cleaners or aerosol cleaners. Use a damp cloth for cleaning. • Do not disassemble this product. If service or repair work is required, contact the Motorola address found in the back of this user’s guide.
  • Page 12: 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. • Caution: There is a risk of explosion if you replace the battery with an incorrect battery type. Use only the battery that came with your phone or an authorized replacement recommended by the manufacturer.
  • Page 13: Installing The Batteries

    Installing the Batteries 1 Press on the indentation on the battery door, and slide downwards to remove. 2 Plug connector into receptacle, and insert battery into compartment. (Make sure black wire is on the right hand side to ensure proper connection.) 3 Replace the battery door.
  • Page 14: Charging The Handsets

    Setting Up the Charging Base Your expansion handset does not require a phone line, just charge the battery, and register it to the base. To set up your Motorola Expansion Handset: 1 Plug the power cord into the back of the charging base.
  • Page 15: Setting Up

    Setting Up Registering Your Handset You can register up to 8 devices (handsets, cameras, or Cell Dock) to a base unit. To register your new handset: 1 Press the right soft key to select menu. 2 Scroll to Register. 3 Press SELECT. 4 Press and hold PAGE button on base unit until the base beeps.
  • Page 16: Deregistering A Handset

    Deregistering a Handset Caution: You will deregister all handsets from the base unit and render your cordless telephone system inoperable until at least one handset is reregistered to the base unit. 1 Delete or listen to all voice mail messages, if necessary, to clear the IN USE/Voice Mail indicator 2 Press OFF on the base unit and all handsets.
  • Page 17: Ringer Options

    Personalizing Your Handset Personalize your new handset by selecting unique ring tones, adjusting the ring volume for day and night time, and assigning a name to distinguish one handset from another. Ringer Options Follow the steps listed to set one ring tones for incoming calls, and another ring tone for numbers stored in your phonebook.
  • Page 18: Setting The Ring Tone And Ring Volume

    Setting the Ring Tone and Ring Volume 1 Press Menu. 2 Scroll to Ringer. 3 Press Select. 4 Scroll through list of options. (Day Volume, Night Volume, Ringer Tone, etc.) 5 Select desired option. 6 Press Change. Each tone/volume plays as you press Change.
  • Page 19: Setting Key Beeps On Or Off

    Setting Key Beeps On or Off 1 Press Menu. 2 Scroll to Ringer. 3 Press Select. 4 Scroll to Key beeps. 5 Press Change to view options. (Off, On, Link to Ringer) Stop at the desired option. 6 Press Done to save changes. 7 Press Exit to return to Standby Screen.
  • Page 20: Naming A Handset Or Base Station

    Naming a Handset or Base Station When you register a handset, it is assigned a default name of Handsets(X). The X represent the list of devices registered to the base unit. (e.g., Handset(1), Camera(2), etc.) The number assigned at registration remains part of the name (e.g., Handset(1)).
  • Page 21 The chart below shows how many times to press each button on the handset to enter letters and special characters (e.g., Press 7 three times to enter R). Use the up and down scroll keys to backspace to make corrections. Note: To shift from upper to lower case letters, press Number of Presses...
  • Page 22: Setting Date And Time

    Setting Date and Time If you subscribe to Caller ID service, the date and time set automatically with the next incoming call. Use the following steps to manually set the date and time. 1 Press Menu. 2 Scroll to Date/Time. 3 Press Select.
  • Page 23 8 Scroll to next field. 9 Press Change to select date format (MM/DD, DD/MM) 10 Scroll to next field. 11 Enter the current date. 12 Press Done. 13 Press Exit to return to Standby Screen. Setting the Language Option 1 Press Menu. 2 Scroll to Language.
  • Page 24: Setting Touch Tone Or Pulse Dialing

    Setting Touch Tone or Pulse Dialing Your phone is set for touch tone dialing. Do not change the setting unless touch tone service is not available in your area. 1 Press Menu. 2 Scroll to Tone/Pulse. 3 Press Select. 4 Press Change to switch between Tone and Pulse. 5 Press Done.
  • Page 25: Using Your Sd4501

    Using Your SD4501 Making a Call from the Handset or Base Unit Press . When you hear the dial tone, dial the number. Enter the phone number, then press . The phone number appears on the display before it is dialed. Use the DELETE to make corrections.
  • Page 26: Answering/Ending A Call

    Answering/Ending a Call Press to answer an incoming call. Press ON or Handsfree to answer using the speakerphone.If you have call waiting service, press Press to end the call. Place the handset on the base unit end the call. Adjusting the Volume During a Call Press the top button to make caller’s voice louder, and the bottom button to make voice softer.
  • Page 27: Making A Call Using The Speakerphone

    Making a Call Using the Speakerphone 1 Press HANDSFREE 2 Dial the number. Note: For optimal speakerphone quality, when using the handset, make sure the belt clip is on. This raises the handset up so it is not lying flat (the speakerphone is on the back of the handset).
  • Page 28: Placing A Call On Hold

    Placing a Call on Hold 1 Press HOLD 2 To return to the call, press call is on hold, the intercom features are available. Redialing a Number To redial the most recently dialed number: 1 Press 2 Press REDIAL To redial one of the last 5 numbers you dialed: 1 Press Redial.
  • Page 29: Finding A Lost Or Misplaced Handset

    Finding a Lost or Misplaced Handset Press on the base unit. PAGE All handsets registered to the base unit beep. Press on a handset to stop paging that EXIT handset, or press PAGE on the base unit to stop paging all handsets.
  • Page 30: Saving A Number In The Phonebook

    Saving a Number in the Phonebook Storing numbers in the phonebook makes it easy to dial numbers you call frequently. You can enter numbers directly into the phonebook or add them from the caller ID or redial list. Storing numbers in the phonebook makes it easy to dial numbers you call frequently.
  • Page 31: Shared Phonebooks

    Shared Phonebooks The shared phonebook is accessible by all handsets and stores up to 49 names and numbers. Each handset has its own phonebook. The phonebook can hold 50 names and numbers. Adding a New Entry 1 Press PHONEBK 2 Press select at NEW ENTRY 3 Enter the name up to 11 characters.
  • Page 32: Adding Numbers To The Phonebook From Redial

    Adding Numbers to the Phonebook from Redial Press . The display shows the last numbers you REDIAL dialed, with the most recent number at the top. 1 Scroll to the number you want to save. 2 Press STORE 3 Select the PRIVATE SHARD Enter the name up to 11 characters.
  • Page 33: Sorting The Phonebook

    To modify the number, 7 Press Delete to backspace and erase characters to left of blinking cursor. 8 Press Done when entry is correct to save. Note: You can also store a number in the phonebook from the Caller ID list. Sorting the Phonebook Private phonebook can be sorted alphabetically and independently in each handset.
  • Page 34: Calling A Number From The Phonebook

    Calling a Number from the Phonebook 1 Press Phonebk. 2 Scroll to entry you want to call. 3 Press or Handsfree. Editing a Phonebook Entry 1 Press Phonebk. 2 Scroll to entry you want to edit. 3 Press Options. 4 Scroll to Edit. 5 Press Select.
  • Page 35: Deleting A Phonebook Entry

    Deleting a Phonebook Entry 1 Press Phonebk. 2 Scroll to the entry you want to delete. 3 Press Options. 4 Scroll to Delete. 5 Press Select. Inserting Pauses in a Number At the position where you want to insert a pause, press and hold # until P appears.
  • Page 36: Reviewing Caller Id Call List

    If you subscribe to Caller ID service, the caller’s name and/or number are displayed when you receive an incoming call. If no Caller ID information was sent from the phone company, or you do not subscribe to Caller ID service, the display shows Incoming Call. Reviewing Caller ID Call List The handset can hold up to 40 caller ID records.
  • Page 37: Using Automated Dialing

    Using Automated Dialing You can retrieve previously entered information from the phone book (such as a PIN or credit card number) during a phone call without have to re-enter additional numbers. 1 While on a call, scroll the entry that you want to recall. 2 Press DIAL.
  • Page 38: Advanced Features

    Many of the advance features require at least 2 registered handsets to the base unit. You can expand your phone system by adding Motorola MD Series expansion accessories (up to a total of 8 devices). Expansion handsets do not require connection to a phone line.
  • Page 39: Conference Calling

    Conference Calling If one handset is already on a call, the display on other handsets registered to the same base unit shows Line in use. Once a second handset is added to the call, the display on all handsets shows On conference. To connect a second handset to a call: or DELETE on the second handset.
  • Page 40: Using The Intercom

    Using the Intercom Intercom Setup Set up a handset or base unit to automatically answers an intercom page after 1 or 3 rings. All handsets are set to No Auto Answer at the factory. Change the factory setting using OPTIONS the steps below.
  • Page 41: Handset To Handset Intercom

    Handset to Handset Intercom 1 Press Connect to. 2 Scroll to the desired handset. Note: The Connect to button automatically pages the base unit if there is only one handset registered. 3 Press PAGE. 4 Press OK answer the page. The first handset to respond is connected.
  • Page 42: Transferring A Call From One Handset To Another

    Transferring a Call from One Handset to Another Unannounced Transfer 1 Press HOLD. 2 Press Handsfree. 3 Scroll to the handset you want to transfer the call to and press PAGE. 4 Press to hang up. The call is transferred to the other handset...
  • Page 43: Announced Transfer

    Announced Transfer 1 Follow steps 1 through 3 above. 2 Press OK to answer the page. You can now speak with the person on the other handset. 3 Press UNHOLD. The call is transferred to the other handset and all three individuals are on the call. 4 Press to hang up the second handset.
  • Page 44: Using The Handset As A Walkie Talkie

    Using the Handset as a Walkie Talkie The walkie talkie feature lets you talk handset to handset even when the handsets are out of range from the base unit. When a handset is in walkie talkie mode, you cannot make or receive phone calls. You must complete steps 1 and 2 for both handsets to use walkie-talkie mode 1 Press MENU.
  • Page 45: Monitoring A Room

    Monitoring a Room Room monitoring allows you to place a handset in a room and listen to the sounds in that room from another handset. 1 Place a handset in the room to be monitored 2 On the handset you want to listen from, press Handsfree.
  • Page 46: Openlcr™ Option

    The handset that was set up for monitoring automatically answers the page. The microphone on that handset is turned on, and the speaker is turned off. The handset you are monitoring from shows Monitoring (handset name). You can also use the base unit for monitoring by following the instructions above from the base unit.
  • Page 47: Fcc Information

    FCC Information This equipment complies with Parts 15 and 68 of the FCC rules and the requirements adopted by the Administrative Council for Terminal Attachments (ACTA). A plug and jack used to connect this equipment to the premises wiring and telephone network must comply with applicable FCC Part 68 rules and requirements adopted by the ACTA.
  • Page 48 • Notice must be given to the telephone company upon permanent disconnection of your telephone from your line. • The FCC requires that you connect your cordless telephone to the nationwide telephone network through a modular telephone jack (USOC RJ11C/RJ11W or RJ14C/RJ14W).
  • Page 49 • Inform you of your right to bring a complaint to the Commission pursuant to procedures set forth in Subpart E of Part 68, FCC Rules and Regulations. The telephone company may make changes in its facilities, equipment, operations, or procedures that could affect the operation of the equipment.
  • Page 50 Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402. Please specify stock number 004-000-00345-4 when ordering copies. The FCC requires this product to be serviced only by Motorola or its authorized service agents. CAUTION / WARNING: Changes or modifications not expressly approved by Motorola could void not only the user's authority to operate the equipment, but also the limited warranty.
  • Page 51 Industry Canada (IC) Information This equipment meets the applicable Industry Canada (IC) radio and terminal equipment technical specifications. This is confirmed by the certification/registration number found on the label on the bottom of the base unit. The abbreviation IC before the certification/ registration number only signifies that registration was performed based on a Declaration of Conformity and that the Industry Canada technical specifications were met.
  • Page 52 Repairs Repairs to this equipment should be made by an authorized Canadian maintenance facility designated by Motorola. Any repairs or alterations made by the consumer, or any malfunctions of this equipment, may give the telecommunications company cause to request that you disconnect the equipment, and may void the limited warranty.
  • Page 53 Interference Information This device complies with Industry Canada’s RSS-210. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference; and (2) This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Industry Canada’s ICES-003.
  • Page 54 If these measures do not eliminate the interference, please consult your dealer or an experienced radio/television technician for additional suggestions. Industry Canada publishes several publications to assist consumers with solving interference problems, which are available from its offices or from its web site (
  • Page 55: Warranty

    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 materials and workmanship under normal consumer usage for the period(s) outlined below.
  • Page 56 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 57 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. No data, software or applications added to your Product, Accessory or Software, including but not limited to personal contacts, games and ringer tones, will be reinstalled.
  • Page 58 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 the exclusive rights reserved for...