Welcome/Features/Terminology Controls & Functions Setting up the Phone Choose the best location Connect the base unit and charge the handset Expanding Your Phone Four Handset Expandability Backwards/Forwards Compatibility Connect the expansion handset's charger Register the Handset Register the DCX770 expansion handset to main base Changing the Digital Security Code Installing the Holster...
Using the Caller ID List Deleting Caller ID numbers Answering Machine Features Setting Up the Answering Machine Setting Your Outgoing Greeting Using the Answering Machine Recording a phone conversation Screening Calls Remote Operation Multi-Handset Features Text Message Using DirectLink Mode Room/Baby Monitor Intercom Transferring a Call...
Welcome Thank you for purchasing a Uniden Multi-Handset phone. This phone offers four-handset expandability, recordable ringer tones, and customizable handset displays. Features • 2.4GHz Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum • Integrated Answering Device • Caller ID/Call Waiting Deluxe Options • Backward/Forward Compatibility •...
Uniden is a registered trademark of Uniden America Corporation. AutoTalk, AutoStandby, DirectLink, IntegriSound and Random Code are trademarks of Uniden America. Terminology •Standby Mode - The handset maybe sitting on or off the cradle, but is NOT in use. /flash or present.
Controls & Functions Remote Answering Machine Operation Repeat Delete [ 5 ] C o n t r o l s & F u n c t i o n s 1.Handset Antenna 2.Speakerphone Speaker and Ringer 3.Handset Battery Compartment 4.Headset Jack Cover 5.New Message LED 6.LCD Display 7.Soft Menu Keys (P.16)
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Setting up the Phone note Choose the best location When choosing a location for your new phone, here are some important guidelines you should consider: If your home has specially wired alarm equipment connected to phone line, be sure that installing the system does not disable your alarm equipment.
Connect the base unit and charge the handset 1) Connect the AC adapter to the DC IN 9V jack and to a standard 120V AC wall outlet. 2) Place the handset in the base unit with the keypad facing forward. NOTE: The rechargeable battery is already installed in your phone.
Expansion handsets need to be registered to the base before they will operate. Backwards/Forwards Compatibility Your phone is compatible with other Uniden 2.4GHz Digital Expandable Handsets. Compatible models include the DCX640 and DCX700. Visit our website for updated model listings.
Connect the expansion handset's charger The handset is powered by a rechargeable battery pack. The battery recharges automatically when the handset is placed in the charger. 1) Connect the AC adapter to the DC IN 9V jack and to a standard 120V AC wall outlet.
Register the Handset Handsets supplied with the phone are registered to the base by the factory. When charged, pre-registered handsets display a handset ID number. Handsets that have not been registered display M o de l s v ar y! Ch a rg e h a nd se t o n t h e ba s e f or When you register an registra tion or refer to Owner 's Manual.
Changing the Digital Security Code The digital security code is an identification code used to connect the handset and the base unit. Normally, setting the code is not necessary. In the rare situation that you suspect another cordless telephone is using the same security code, you can change the code.
Using the Interface Display Icons ICON Battery icons indicate the handset battery status. This icon cycles depending on the battery status (full, medium, low, and empty). Ringer off icon indicates that ringer is turned off. Keypad lock icon appears when the keypad is locked. Text message icon appear when you have new text messages.
Soft Key Function "Soft" keys are keys that change function during the operation of the phone. There are two soft keys on the handset. The function of each soft key is determined by the text that appears directly above it. For example, when the handset is in standby mode, pressing soft key 2 access the answering machine remotely.
Using the joystick The joystick makes it easy to use your phone. The four most commonly used functions are accessible just by moving the joystick: [ 1 7 ] U s i n g t h e I n t e r f a c e Adjust the ringer View phonebook...
You will also use the joystick to make menu selections. Highlight the option you want by moving the joystick up, down, right, or left. This will move the cursor; the option currently highlighted appears in reversed out text: 1)Press the center of the joystick. 2)Select the MENU soft Keys.
Entering text You can use the number keypad on your phone to enter text by referring to the letters printed on each number key. When you press the number key in a text entry field, the phone displays the first letter printed on the number key.
If you make a mistake while entering a name, use the joystick to move the cursor to the incorrect character. Press the DELETE soft key to erase the incorrect character, and then enter the correct character. To delete all characters in the text entry field, press and hold the DELETE soft key.
Setup Menu Handset Setup Handset Setup The following submenu options must be set separately for each handset. Distinctive ID Distinctive You can assign special ringer tones to anyone in your phonebook. When your phone gets a call, it looks up the Caller ID information in your phonebook;...
Anykey Answer AnyKey Answer lets you answer the phone by pressing any key on the number pad. To turn on AnyKey Answer, go to and select . A confirmation tone tells you that AnyKey An sw er Answer is active. Language You can change the language the menu display will use.
To turn on privacy mode, go to can turn on privacy mode when the phone is in standby or when you're already on a call. Handset Setup LCD Contrast LCD Contrast You can change the contrast of your handset display to make it easier to read.
Day and Time To change the date and time shown in the display, go to D a te & Ti m e Move the joystick right and left to highlight the part you want to change (date, time, AM/PM). Use the number keypad or * to change each part.
Area Code If you can make a call by dialing only 7 digits (instead of 10), you can program your local area code in your phone. If you get a Global Setup call from within your area code, you'll only see the 7-digit Area Code phone number.
Customize Handset This menu lets you customize your handset. You can set these options separately for each handset. Ringer Tone You can set a different ringer for each handset. This phone comes with 10 prerecorded songs and 10 different ringer tones; you can also record your own ringer tones (see page 27).
Customize Your Own Distinctive Ringer Tones Your phone can store up to 20 different recordings Record Ringer to use as ringer tones (a total of 3 minutes, 15 seconds). Each recording must be between 5 and 60 seconds long. 1) Connect the audio recording cable to 2) Go to Record Ringer.
Delete Ringer To delete a ringer tone, go to the ringer you want to delete. Select from the list, and the phone stays on the ringer list. Animations Your phone has 5 different system animations (Dog, Face, Car, Frog and Abstract) with 9 different animation schemes (example is for Face): Ringer Volume Ringer Volume...
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Banner You can change the name your phone displays on the screen. If you have more than one handset, you can use the banner name to identify your handset during handset-to-handset functions like text messaging, intercom and DirectLink. Go to and enter the name you want to use.
To release the keypad lock, press any key on the upper part of the handset. While the display appears, press the # key. Ke y pa d appears. Lo ck Of f Backlight Color Backlight Color You can change the color of your phone's backlighting. There are 7 different colors choose from: Ocean, Kiwi, Sunset, Violet, Sunflower, Sky, and Polar Ice.
Using Your Phone Making Calls 1) Remove the handset from the charging cradle. 2) Slide the keypad open. 3) Press /flash. 4) Listen for the dial tone. 5) Dial the number. 1) Remove the handset from the charging cradle. 2) Slide the keypad open. 3) Dial the number.
From the Handset Speakerphone 1) Remove the handset from the charging cradle. note 2) Slide the keypad open. 3) Press 4) Listen for the dial tone. •For best performance, 5) Dial the number. use the speaker phone in a quiet room and let 6) When the other party answers, talk into the microphone in the caller finish speaking before you...
Hanging Up Press or return the handset to the charging cradle. Switching to the Handset Speakerphone During a Call To switch a normal call to the speakerphone, press (speaker phone) on the handset. To switch from a speakerphone call to a normal call, press (speaker phone).
Call Waiting If you hear a call waiting tone while you're on a call, press note hear the new caller. Press /flash again to go back to the original caller. •You must subscribe through your local Call Waiting Deluxe telephone company to receive Call Waiting or If you subscribe to Call Waiting Deluxe (CWDX) from your phone Caller ID on call waiting...
5.Conference - Starts a conference call with your first and second callers. 6.Drop First/7.Drop Last - During a conference call, allows you to choose to drop the first or last caller. Placing a Call on Hold During a call, press hold/X’fr/ int’com to put the call on hold.
Redialing Calls You can quickly redial the last ten note phone numbers that were dialed from this handset. •Each redial record can With the phone in standby mode, store up to 32 digits, slide the joystick down. This brings but your phone only up the redial list.
Deleting Redial Records If you want to delete a phone number from the redial list, go to the redial list and select the number you want to delete. Press the OPTION soft Key, and select you want to delete all the redial records, select then Ye s Adjusting the Ringer, Earpiece and Speaker...
Using the Handset Volume Setting Menu You can adjust the handset audio from Volume Setting menu. Ringer: Adjust the handset ringer volume You can choose from three different ringer volume settings on your handset: off, low, and high. To adjust the ringer volume, go to and select the R in g er...
Speaker: Adjust the handset speaker volume You can choose from six volume levels for the handset speakerphone. To adjust the speaker volume, go to S p ea ke r the volume level you want to use. You can also adjust the handset speaker volume during a call by sliding the joystick up, and then (to make it louder) or down (to make it softer).
Mute the Handset and Base Ringer While the handset is ringing, you can mute the ringer for this note call by pressing the MUTE soft key. To mute the base ringer press call. You can only mute the handset ringer if the handset is off the Mute the Handset Microphone base when the phone...
If your phone is set to pulse dialing mode, make your call normally. Once your call connects, press the /tone key. Any digits you enter from then on will be sent as tone digits. When this particular call ends, the phone automatically returns to pulse dialing mode.
Find Handset To locate the handset, press note find hs/ in standby mode. All registered handsets beep for 60 seconds, and If the battery pack is the handset display. To cancel paging, completely drained, the press any key on the handset or find hs/ handset will not beep.
Calendar & Scheduler Your phone has a built-in calendar that you can use to schedule reminders and appointments (all the way through December 31, 2023). You can set alarms for up to 30 different events; Select the Reminder/Calender option to view the calendar. Use the joystick to scroll through the calendar.
3) If you want your phone to ring when this reminder occurs, move to the second line. Select the ringer tone you want the phone to ring. 4) Press the center of the joystick. 5) Select third line to enter a name or reminder text for this reminder.
Using the Phonebook Your phone lets you store up to 100 entries in each handset. You can store up to 4 phone numbers for each name in your phonebook (for a total of 400 numbers), and you assign names to groups for easy searching. You can also store a special ringer tone, display, and color to each name or group.
Step 1: Name Select and use the keypad to enter the name for this entry. You can enter up to 16 characters. If you don't want to enter a name, your phone will store this entry as <No Name>. Press the center of the joystick when you're finished, and your phone will go back to the current phonebook entry.
After you enter the number, press the center of the joystick. You can select an icon to remind you which number this is: home , work , mobile , or general phone number the center of the joystick when you're finished. Step 3: Unique Ring Select to attach a special ring to this phone.
Step 4: Unique Display note Select the display you want the phone to use when this person calls, or select No Selection to have the phone use its regular display. You can press the VIEW soft key to see the display choices: You can also choice the display from the themes.
Step 6: Phonebook Group Select to place this entry into a phonebook group. Select the group (0-9) you want this entry to belong to, or select No Selection to leave the entry outside of any group. Press the center of the joystick when you're finished, and your phone will go back to the current phonebook entry.
Storing Caller ID or Redial Numbers in the Phonebook You can store Caller ID or redial numbers in your phonebook so you can use them later. Go to the Caller ID list or redial list and select the number you want to store. (If the Caller ID information didn't include the number, then you can't store it.) Press the OPTION soft key and select phone will create a phonebook entry so you can enter the...
To delete all the entries from your phonebook, go to the phonebook and press the OPTION soft key without selecting an entry. Select D el e te Al l select Y e s Copying phonebook entries to another handset When you copy entries to another handset, the group and speed dial information won't be transferred.
To copy all the phonebook entries, go to the phonebook and press the OPTION soft key without selecting an entry. Select . Select the handset you want to copy to the entry to. Co py Al l Checking the number of stored entries To see how many phonebook entries you have, go to the phonebook and press the OPTION soft key and select...
in alphabetical order. Enter a letter from the keypad to jump to the first entry beginning with that letter. Naming phonebook groups Your phone comes with 10 groups to organize your phonebook. You can name groups things like "Family" or "Friends" or "Softball team."...
Caller ID Features If you subscribe to Caller ID from your phone company, your phone will show you the caller's phone number and name (if available) whenever a call comes in: If you subscribe to both Call Waiting and Caller ID the phone also show you the name and number of call waiting calls (that is, calls that come in while you're on the line.) Using the Caller ID List...
If you want to see how many Caller ID numbers are stored in your phone, go to the Caller ID list and press the OPTION soft key. Select C ap a ci ty Calling someone from the Caller ID list Go to the Caller ID list and select the number you want to call.
Answering Machine The phone has a built-in answering machine that answers and records incoming calls. You can also use your answering machine to record a conversation, leave a voice memo message, or announce a special outgoing message to callers when you're away from your phone.
Setting Up the Answering Machine To access the answering machine settings, go to the Setup Menu and select Answer Machine. Security Code If you want to call in and get your messages when you're away from, you'll have to set a security code. Go and select A ns w er Ma c hi ne .
Ring Time You can set the number of times the phone will ring before the machine answers the call. Go to Answering Machine Ti me ring; choose from 2, 4, or 6 times. The Toll Saver feature makes Ring Time the answering machine answer after two rings if you have new messages and after four rings if you don't.
Message Alert if you want the answering machine to beep every 15 seconds whenever you have unheard messages, turn on the message alert tone. Go to A ns w er Ma c hi ne Select . A confirmation tone tells you the setting has been saved.
Setting Your Outgoing Greeting You answering machine comes with a prerecorded greeting: note "Hello. No one is available to take your call. Please leave a message after the tone." You can use this greeting, or you can record your own. •To finish the setting, press end.
If you want to delete your greeting, press 6 to play your greeting, and then press prerecorded greeting.) Using the Answering Machine Turning On the Answering Machine To turn your answering machine on and off, go to , and select M ac h in e An s we r O n/ O ff answering machine on or...
You can review your messages from the base or from the handset: note Playing your •You can't delete messages unheard messages. If you try to delete messages before listening to them, the answering machine will Repeating a beep and say "Please message playback all messages."...
Recording a phone conversation You can record a phone conversation with your handset. The conversation has to last more than two seconds and less than ten minutes. During a conversation, press the center of the joystick. Select C al l R ec o rd handset sounds a confirmation tone that can be heard by both parties and displays C al l R e co r di n g...
Remote Operation You can check, play, or delete messages when you are away note from home. You can also record, select, or delete your own greeting message. To access your answering machine remotely, you need a touch tone telephone and a two-digit security code •The system will only (see Setting a Security Code on page 58).
4) Enter a command from the following chart within 15 seconds. After the first command, you have two seconds to enter each command. Command Function Repeat a Message* then then Play incoming Messages Skip a Message then then Delete a Message Stop Operation then * For the Repeat a Message function, press 0 then 1 within...
Multi-Handset Features The features in this section require a minimum of two handsets to operate. To add additional handsets to your system, see "Expanding Your Phone" on page 9. Text Message You can chat with another handset using text messages and still be able to receive calls.
Sending a Preset Message To send a preset message, go to PresetMSG soft key. Select you want to send from the following list: 1. Are you free? 2. What's up? 3. I need your help. 4. What's for lunch? 5. What's for dinner? Then, select the handset you want to send the message to;...
To send your custom message, go , and press the Ne w M es s ag e PresetMSG soft key. Select Select the number Cu s to m M es s ag e. of the message you want to send. Then, select the handset you want to send the message to;...
Delete current message Select . The phone will ask you to confirm; select Delete Message , and the message is deleted. Y es Delete all messages Select . The phone will ask you to confirm; select Delete ALL Msg and the message is deleted. Y es , Reply to a message Select...
Using DirectLink Mode In DirectLink Mode, a pair of note handsets can function as two-way radios. You can have up to two pairs of handsets in DirectLink Mode at a time. DirectLink Mode •If the party is out of does not interfere with the main range, No Signal appears in the display,...
Room/Baby Monitor This feature allows you to monitor sounds in another room. Place a handset in the room you wish to monitor; it will function as a microphone. A second handset can be used as a remote speaker, allowing you to monitor sounds in the room.
Intercom You can use the intercom to talk to note another handset without using the phone line. While the phone is in standby mode, press hold/x'fr/ •If you receive an int'com. Select the handset you want outside/intercom call or to page. If you select page while selecting the other handset, the handsets will be paged.
Transferring a Call You can transfer a call from one handset to another. During a call, press hold/x'fr/int'com; this will put the call on hold. Select the handset you want to page. If you select all other handsets will be paged. To cancel the page and go back to the caller, press /flash.
Friday, or To avoid the risk of personal injury or property damage from www.uniden.com. fire or electrical shock, use only Uniden AD-830 AC adapters and Uniden BT-0001 battery back with your phone. • Use only the specified Uniden battery pack (BT-0001).
4) Make sure you have a good note •Even when the battery 5) Place the battery case cover back pack is not being used, it will gradually discharge over a long period of time. •For optimum Low battery alert performance, be sure to return the handset to When the battery pack is very low, the phone is programmed to the cradle after each...
Cleaning the battery charging contacts To maintain a good charge, clean the charging contacts on the handset once a month. Dampen a cloth with plain water. Gently rub the damp cloth over the charging contacts until all visible dirt is removed. Dry the contacts thoroughly before returning the handset to the cradle.
General Information The phone complies with FCC Parts 15 and 68. Operating temperature: 0 °C to +50 °C (+32 °F to +122 °F) AC Adapter Information AC Adapter part number: AD-830 Input Voltage: 120V AC 60Hz Output Voltage: 9V DC 400mA Battery Information Battery part number: BT-0001 Capacity: 650mAh, 3.7V...
Troubleshooting If your phone is not performing to your expectations, please try these simple steps first. If these steps do not solve your problem, please call our Customer Hotline at 1-800-297-1023 (Mon - Fri 7 am to 7 pm, Sat/Sun/holidays 9 am to 5 pm, CST). Symptom The charge LED won't •...
Symptom • Make sure that you are not too far from the base. The handset doesn't ring • Charge the batteries in the handset for 15-20 hours by placing the handset on or receive a page. • Change the Digital Security Code (see page 13). •...
Symptom •Make sure the base unit is plugged in. The answering machine •Make sure that the answering machine is turned on. does not work. •Make sure that the message record time is not set to Announce only (see page 59). Messages are •The incoming messages may be too long.
System Reset De-register the Handset 1) Press and hold and # for more than 5 seconds. Select D er eg i st e r H S 2) Select the handset ID to be de-registered from the list. The phone will ask you to confirm the deregistration. Select Ye s Replacing the Base Setting...
Liquid Damage Moisture and liquid can damage your cordless phone. Follow the steps below if your phone gets wet: Case If the handset or base is exposed to moisture or liquid, but only the exterior plastic housing is affected. If moisture or liquid has entered the plastic-housing (i.e.
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I.C. Notice TERMINAL EQUIPMENT NOTICE: This equipment meets the applicable Industry Canada Terminal Equipment Technical Specifications. This is confirmed by the registration number. The abbreviation, IC, before the registration number signifies that registration was performed based on a Declaration of Conformity indicating that Industry Canada technical specifications were met. It does not imply that Industry Canada approved the equipment.
Remote Operation Card C U T REMOTE OPERATION CARD Remote access away from home 1. Call your phone number from a touch-tone phone. 2. During the outgoing message, press 0 and enter your PIN code. The answering system announces the number of messages stored in memory and the voice prompts.
C U T Task Repeat a Message Playing incoming Messages Skipping a Message Deleting a Message Stop Operation Answering System On Memo Record/Stop Greeting Message Record/Stop Answer System Off Help Guidance C U T Task Repeat a Message Playing incoming Messages Skipping a Message Deleting a Message Stop Operation...
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