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) and then use the volume keys Ending a Call to scroll to the stored number, or press the appropriate digit key to skip to a particular letter. To make the call, Press or close the flip (models with flip only).
Welcome to the 900 Series Congratulations on your purchase of a 900 Series phone from Motorola, the world leader in cellular technology. The 900 Series phones are packed with features that put you in control and give you unrivalled power, whilst remaining discrete.
Prompts and simultaneously. messages are represented in this manual in LCD style, for Note that on models without a flip, the menu key is a rocker key example: and can be pressed on either the right or left. Therefore in this Enter PIN or Completed.
A large number of your phone's options are accessed by using menus which use a common approach for selection, change and A menu is a simple list of options. Some of these options provide cancellation. access to a further list of options called a sub-menu. When...
If the z character is next to Off, press ) and then O to switch on the Extended Menus. If the z character is next to On, press C to leave the setting as it is. # If your service provider has added their own menu, the Phone Book menu will not be the first item in the Options menu.
Extended Menus, and therefore personalise the menus, to suit your requirements. If you want to move a feature from the Short Menu to the Extended Menu (or from the Extended Menu to the Short Menu), go to the feature and then hold down the O key until a prompt appears offering the following choices: •...
08 445 1210 Please contact the Motorola Cellular Response Centre by fax on: Switzerland 0800 553 109 +44 (0) 131 458 6732, or use one of the local phone numbers in Turkey 0212 2729090 the following countries: 0500 55 55 55...
Introduces your phone, explains how to charge and maintain batteries, explains about your SIM Card.......13 Making and Receiving Phone Calls Explains how to make single or conference calls, how to redial, how to transfer a call, and how to end a call....21 Using VoiceNotes™...
: toc.fm5 Page 8 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM English Contents...
Your wireless handheld portable telephone is a low power radio Antenna Care transmitter and receiver. When it is ON, it receives and also sends Use only the supplied or approved replacement antenna. out radio frequency (RF) signals. Unauthorised antennas, modifications or attachments could European and International agencies have set standards and damage the phone and may violate FCC regulations.
In the event of such interference you may want to consult • use hands-free operation, if available your hearing aid manufacturer to discuss alternatives. • pull off the road and park before making or answering a call if Other Medical Devices driving conditions so require.
OFF when in a “blasting area” or in areas posted: “turn off two- area over the air bag or in the air bag deployment area. If in- way radio”. Obey all signs and instructions.
: safety.fm5 Page 12 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM European Union Directives Conformance Statement This product is in conformance with the requirements of the applicable EU Council Directives. Declarations of Conformance with the requirements are located at: Motorola Ltd.
Turns the phone on and off. • To answer a call, press = for 1.5 seconds. Accept call, setting, option. • To end a call, press = for 1.5 seconds and then quickly press Reject call, setting, option. = again.
Real Time Clock The real time clock can display the time in either a 12-hour or 24-hour format. In addition, when you are expected to press the O key, a ABC123 Characters are used to display messages and prompt will appear in the display, for example Entry telephone numbers.
(over 60°C), for example behind glass in very hot, direct sunlight. New batteries are supplied in a totally uncharged state. • To clean your phone, use a moistened or antistatic cloth. Do To ensure maximum battery performance, a new battery (or not use a dry or electrostatically charged cloth.
Low Battery Warning When the battery level is low and only a few minutes of talk time remain, a warning signal (two double beeps) will sound, the border of the battery symbol will begin to flash, and Low Battery will be displayed.
: abtphone.fm5 Page 17 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Fitting Your Battery 2 Connect the travel charger to the phone. AThe connector is keyed and can only be inserted one way. 1 Remove the battery compartment cover. 2 Align the connections on the battery with the connections on the phone.
: abtphone.fm5 Page 18 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Desktop Charging Your Battery A spare battery can be charged on its own or at the same time as your phone. Insert the battery into the desktop charger as AThe Desktop Charger is an optional accessory that allows shown.
: abtphone.fm5 Page 19 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Battery Indicators Battery Meter Indicators Your Motorola cellular phone includes the Motorola Expert The battery meter displays different messages depending on the Performance (¢) charging system. This enables the charging batteries attached, and whether or not there is an external power circuits in both the phone and the optional (¢) desktop...
Cellular Service Provider when you bought your phone. You will should be inserted with the notch at the top and facing not be able to make or receive calls if you do not have a SIM card towards the base of the phone.
O. It will not be possible to make a phone call unless you are in an AIf you make a mistake, press and release the C key to remove the last digit. Holding the C key down will area where there is a GSM900 or GSM1800 service.
To obtain a three second 'pause' character in a phone number, j Dialling Phone Book Numbers press and hold the < key for a couple of seconds, the pause symbol Ü will appear. i Press the Smart button (=) and use the volume buttons to...
If your phone rings and you do not answer it, the message Unanswered Call will be displayed to show you that a call attempt was received. Ending a Phone Call To end a phone call, press O or close the flip (models with flip only). English Making and Receiving Phone Calls...
Handsfree On/Off This option is used to switch between Handsfree and normal operation if the phone is installed in a car kit that does not have an automatic presence detector. Hold Call This option will put the active call on hold.
To reconnect the call, press O. This option will reject a waiting call. • To put an active call on hold and make another call, first put Reconnect the active call on hold, then press M and select the Make This option will make the call on hold the active call.
: usephone.fm5 Page 27 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM • To accept a waiting call during an active call, press O at the Anonymous Call Waiting Answer? prompt. The active call will be The person who is calling you has blocked their number from placed on hold.
Making a Conference Call This option joins the active call with a held call. With Conference No matter which method is chosen to add a new call, the original Call, you can have a conference with up to five other telephones.
Initiating Transfer Call After the Third Party is Connected If you already have an active call and a call on hold, press the M key and select Transfer Call from the “In-Call” menu. Your phone will then attempt to transfer the active call to the call on hold.
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The VoiceNotes™ feature allows you to record up to 3 minutes VoiceNote™ Storage Capacity of personal voice messages or to record part of a phone call. This The ‘Show Time Available' option in the Messages, VoiceNotes™ is useful when you don't have a pen and paper to hand for menu displays the amount of recording time available, see taking directions or a message.
: voice.fm5 Page 32 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM To play a VoiceNote™ stored at a specific location, press the appropriate digit key 1 to 9. AIt is not possible to playback VoiceNotes™ during a call. Erasing VoiceNotes™...
: opt_menu.fm5 Page 33 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Using the Options Menu English Using the Options Menu...
: opt_menu.fm5 Page 34 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM The Phone Book Menu AIf your service provider has added their own menu, the Phone Book menu will not be the first item in the Options menu. English Using the Options Menu...
Cellular Service Provider. number from the Phone Book, delete the relevant digits and then You can also store up to 40 entries in a Fixed Dialling list if you enter the new number. have this feature. Fixed Dialling allows you to limit use of your...
The 0, 1,..,8 and 9 keys are used to enter alphabetic characters, for example when storing names in the Space . 1 ? ! , Ÿ Ä & : " ( ) ' ` @ % ¡ ¢ Phone Book or when creating messages.
Find Entry By Name This option is used to select a telephone number from a list of numerically sorted Phone Book locations. i Press the Smart button (=) and use the volume buttons to...
This option is used to add (store) entries to the Phone Book. You Once a Phone Book entry has been selected, it can be called, can choose to add the new entry to either the phone or SIM card modified or deleted.
Check Phone Capacity, Check SIM Capacity Once an option has been selected, use the ( and ) keys to scroll through the list of phone numbers. Press the O key to Once selected, a timed message XX Unused Locations displays the requested information.
You may not be able to change these predefined entries. Up to 40 entries can be stored in the Fixed Dial list. The list is stored on your SIM card. ! This option may be affected by the Call Barring setting.
One-Touch Dial. See also ‘One-Touch Dial Setting’. Erase Entry Erases a phone number and name from the Fixed Dial list. The first entry in the Fixed Dial list will be displayed. Scroll to the entry you wish to delete and press O. English...
: opt_menu.fm5 Page 42 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Call Related Features Menu Show Battery Meter This option displays the approximate amount of battery capacity remaining, for example: Number of Approximate Charge Level Segments less than 5% (recharging needed)
Restrict ID on Next Call Your phone number will not be sent with the next attempted call, after this your phone number will be sent with calls until you re-select this option. Call diverting is a network feature. If your phone is unavailable, or you do not wish to receive calls, incoming calls can be diverted to other phone numbers.
Each option has two settings, On or Off. Divert When Unavailable If you change the setting to On, you will be asked to enter a This option will enable you to divert all incoming Voice calls to a diversion phone number using the digit keys.
• Your phone is not fax-ready - you can only talk. If you change the setting to On, you will be asked to enter a • Your phone is fax-ready but Talk and Fax mode is off - the call diversion phone number using the digit keys.
All Calls If Call Waiting is On, you will be notified of a waiting call by an When selected, this option will bar all outgoing calls, except audible alert and by the message Call Waiting - Answer? .
: opt_menu.fm5 Page 47 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Cancel All Barring This option can be used to set all Call Barring options to Off. Change Bar Password This option can be used to change the call barring password.
Vibrate’ setting). 2 Displays the o (messages) icon. 3 Stores the message for later viewing, if there is space. If there is not enough space, the o icon will flash. One or more messages must be removed before the message can be stored.
O to send the message. When the message has scrolled across the display, the beginning of the message will be shown until you either remove it or a new Store Message - Select this option to store your edited message arrives.
This option will display the next received message. display the whole message, when it was sent and the phone If you are currently reading the last message in your list then this number who sent it (if available). option will take you back to the top of the list.
Enter Number - this allows you to manually enter the phone number using the keypad and send the mesage. Find Entry by Name - this allows you to recall a phone number from the Phone Book by name and send the message (see ‘Find Entry by Name’...
On or Off. Outgoing Messages list. See ‘How to Create and Edit SMS If you change the setting to On, you will be asked to enter the Messages’ for more information on using the Message Editor. channel you wish to receive information from.
This option is network dependent and can be used to specify the Voicemail Number format of your outgoing messages. You can select from the This option is used to enter a phone number which will be used following message types: Text (default), Fax, X400, Paging, by the ‘Call Voicemail’ option.
: opt_menu.fm5 Page 54 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Phone Setup Menu Select Phone Line This option allows you to switch between Line 1 and Line 2. AAvailability depends on the type and settings of the SIM card, and/or your subscription to this feature.
The options are: incoming call is received on Line 2. AThis option will not appear if you do not subscribe to Line 2. • Ring Only - the phone will ring with the tone specified by the Set Ringer Tone option.
AIf the SIM card does not support PIN code disabling, these code before you can proceed. items will not appear. You will be asked to enter a new, four to eight digit code to replace the old PIN2 security code. The new PIN2 security code Change SIM PIN Code must be entered again as confirmation.
This option is used to set the clock to either 12-hour or 24-hour code before you can proceed. format. You will then be asked to enter a new, six digit code to replace j Language Selection the old security code.
! This option should be used with extreme caution, for Status Review example it will clear all the Phone Book entries from This option can be used to view the current setting of menu your phone memory. options. This option is used to restore certain phone options to their When selected, your phone will display a list of menu items original settings.
: opt_menu.fm5 Page 59 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Network Selection Menu Network Selection In order for the phone to make and receive phone calls, it must register with one of the available networks. These can be either GSM900, GSM1800 or combined GSM900/1800 types of network, depending on the appropriate version of the 900 Series product.
When the scan is complete, beginning of the list after a preset period. The preset period is press the M key to scroll through the list. When you see a determined by the 'Frequency Of Search' option.
M key to scroll through the When selected, 'Delete Selection' will remove the selected list. When you see a network you wish to store in your preferred network from the preferred list. list, press the O key. You will be asked where the selected network is to be located in the preferred list.
Your phone provides two programmable audible call timers: meters were reset to zero using the ‘Reset Call Charges’ option. • The 'Single Alert Timer' will sound a beep just once during a Credit Remaining call, after a preset time has elapsed.
Lifetime Timer If you switch the charge limit On, you will be prompted to enter a new limit. Enter the amount as either units or currency This option is used to display the total time of all calls made on depending on the setting of the Set Charge Type option.
Mute Car Radio This option can be used to mute your car radio when you make, or receive, a call when your phone is attached to the car kit. It must be enabled by your local dealer. This option has two settings, On or Off.
: opt_menu.fm5 Page 66 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Safety Timer This option can be used to keep the phone on for a set period after the vehicle ignition has been turned off. This prevents the vehicle's battery from becoming drained and saves you from having to re-enter PIN and Unlock codes after every short stop.
Add to SIM? Adjust Ring? You will be prompted to enter a phone number and then a This option is used to display and to set the incoming call ring name. tone volume. AIf you already had a number displayed, it will automatically Vibrate On/Off? be re-displayed when you select this feature.
The last message that was edited will be displayed. Press and AAvailability depends on the type and settings of the SIM hold C to clear the message and start a new one, or modify card, and/or your subscription to this feature.
• Message Editor To customise the menu: • Last Calls Received 1 Press E and scroll to the menu item you wish to change. • Last Call Charge 2 Press and hold O to access the list of features available. The •...
This plug can also be used in Pakistan and phone and a spare battery at the same time. The charging status Bangladesh. for each battery is indicated by LEDs at the front of the charger. Cigarette Lighter Adapter AThe Desktop Charger must be used with the Power The Cigarette Lighter Adapter connects to your phone and allows Adapter.
Smart CELLect™ Intelligent Data Cable Vehicle Handsfree System Allows you to send and receive data and fax calls using your There are two types of Vehicle Handsfree System for the 900 phone and a computer with a simple RS232 connection.
Information’. You can’t make calls Check the signal strength meter in the display. If the signal is weak, move to an open space or, if you are in a building, move closer to a window. Check the Network Selection settings. Try Manual Selection, or try another network. See ‘Network Search’.
Is it a battery that hasn’t been completely discharged? Allow the battery to fully discharge (until the phone turns itself off) and then charge the battery overnight. Check that the Frequency Of Search feature in the Network Selection menu has not been set to Fast or Continuous. See ‘Network Search’.
: cd900_en.IX Page 75 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Index Buttons Charge meters Smart button ........13 Resetting .........64 Accessories ..........71 Start/Stop Record ......14 Check capacity (of the Phone Book) ..39 Accessory setup menu ......65 Volume ...........13 Conference Call ........26 Add entry Call Waiting ........29...
: cd900_en.IX Page 76 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Messages Call holding/call waiting Editing messages ......... 49 Key Answer Only ........47 messages ........27 Emergency calls ........24 Cell broadcast messages ....49 Ending a phone call ......24 Creating and editing ......49 Language selection .......57...
: cd900_en.IX Page 77 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Short message service symbol ....14 Show battery meter ...... 42 Pauses Quick access menu .......67 Show call charges ......62 Inserting into phone numbers ..23 Customising ........70 Show call timers ......63 Personal numbers .........37...
: cd900_en.IX Page 78 Wednesday, August 19, 1998 12:07 PM Unblocking your phone ....... 56 Unconditional call diversion ....69 Unlock code Setting and changing ...... 55 VibraCall ........55 Voicemail Number .......... 53 VoiceNotes ........31 Recording .........14 Volume Adjusting the earpiece and keypad volume .........