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  • Page 1 Doro PhoneEasy ® English...
  • Page 3 English Earpiece 10. End call/Power on/off Left selection button 11. Arrow keys Call button 12. Right selection button Speed dial 13. Charging socket Voice mail 14. Headset socket Key lock 15. Loudspeaker Silent / Input method 16. Assistance button Microphone 17.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    English Contents Installation ................1 Installing the SIM card and the battery ........1 Charging ..................2 Symbols ..................3 Assistive functions ............... 3 Display status symbols ............3 Display main symbols............4 Operation................... 5 Activating the phone ............5 Making a call...............
  • Page 5 English Display................22 Calls ...................23 Messages ................27 Assistance ...............29 Security ................31 Additional functions..............34 Alarm..................34 Calendar ................34 Calculator................35 Instructions for the REMOTE USER........35 Troubleshooting ................40 Safety instructions..............41 Network services and costs ...........42 Operating environment ............42 Medical units ..............42 Areas with explosion risk ............43 Li-ion battery...............43 Protect your hearing .............43 Emergency calls..............44...
  • Page 6: Installation

    English Installation IMPORTANT! Turn off the phone and disconnect the charger before removing the battery cover. Installing the SIM card and the battery The SIM card holder is located behind the battery. Remove the battery cover and the battery if it is already installed. Insert the SIM card by gently sliding it into the holder.
  • Page 7: Charging

    English Charging CAUTION Only use batteries, charger and accessories that have been approved for use with this particular model. Connecting other accessories may be dangerous and may invalidate the phones type approval and guarantee. When the battery is running low, is displayed and a warning signal is heard.
  • Page 8: Symbols

    English Symbols Assistive functions The following symbols indicate information in the manual about assistive functions for: Seeing Handling Hearing Safety Display status symbols Signal strength No network coverage Ring only Unread message in Inbox Ring + vibration Alarm active Vibration only Battery level Silent Call forward activated...
  • Page 9: Display Main Symbols

    English Display main symbols Mute Charger connected Message sending Charger removed successful Message sending failed Headset in Error Headset out Warning Speaker on Query Speaker off Done (confirmed) Incoming call New message Outgoing call Battery level low Call ended Missed call. Press Read to Searching see the missed calls.
  • Page 10: Operation

    English Operation Activating the phone Press and hold the red button on the phone to turn it on/off. Confirm with Yes to power off. If the SIM card is valid but protected with a PIN code (Personal Identification Number), PIN is displayed. Enter the PIN code and press OK ( upper left corner of keypad).
  • Page 11: Making A Call

    English Changing the language, time and date The default language is determined by the SIM card. See General, p.17 on how to change language, time and date. Making a call Enter the phone number including the area code. Delete with Clear.
  • Page 12: Call Options

    English to move the cursor within the text. Press # to cycle upper case, lower case and numerals. Press and hold # to change input language. Call options During a call the selection buttons ) give access to additional functions: Options (left selection button) A menu with the following options is displayed: Hold single...
  • Page 13: Call Waiting

    English Call waiting An alert tone will be heard if there is an incoming call while talking. To put the current call on hold and answer the incoming call, press Options, select Answer and then OK. Tip: Call waiting must be activated, see Call setup, p.25.
  • Page 14: Headset

    English Headset When a headset is connected, the internal microphone in the phone is automatically disconnected. When receiving a call you can use the answer key on the headset cable (if it has one) to answer and end calls. CAUTION Using a headset at high volume may damage your hearing.
  • Page 15: Assistance Button

    English Assistance button IMPORTANT! Always inform recipients in the Number list that they are listed as your assistance contacts. CAUTION When an assistance call is activated the phone is pre-set to handsfree/speakerphone mode. Do not hold the device near your ear when the handsfree mode is in use, because the volume may be extremely loud.
  • Page 16 English Note! Some private security companies can accept automatic calls from their clients. Always contact the security company before using their phone number. IMPORTANT! Information to the receiver of an assistance call, when Confirm with "0" is activated: After receiving the assistance message, each number in the •...
  • Page 17: Phonebook

    English Phonebook The phonebook can store 100 entries with 3 phone numbers to each entry. Creating a phonebook entry Press Menu, scroll to and press OK. Select -New contact- and press Add. Enter a Name for the contact, see Entering text , p.
  • Page 18: Ice (In Case Of Emergency)

    English Creating a phonebook entry, p.12. Call Press OK to call the contact. Send SMS Press OK to write a SMS message, see Creating and sending SMS, p.15. Delete Press OK to delete the selected phonebook entry. Press Yes to confirm or No to abort.
  • Page 19 English Select and press OK, then use to scroll the list of entries. Press Edit to add or edit information in each entry, see Entering . Delete with Clear. Press Save when done. text , p. 6 Name: Your own name. Birth: Your date of birth.
  • Page 20: Messages

    English Messages Creating and sending SMS Note! Before you can send any SMS, you need to save your message centre number. The number to your service centre is supplied by your service provider and is usually set on the SIM card. If not, you can enter the number yourself.
  • Page 21: Call Log

    English Reply Type your reply, then press Done. Message is sent immediately. Call Press OK to call the contact. Delete Press Yes to delete the message, or No to return. Edit Edit the message, then press Send. Forward Forward a message. Edit the message (if desired), then press Send. Use number Displays all phone numbers contained in the message as well as the sender's number.
  • Page 22: Settings

    English Press to dial the number or press Options for the following settings: View Show details for the selected call. Delete Delete the call. Delete all Delete all calls in the Call log. Save Save the number in the Phonebook. Settings Note! The settings described in this chapter are carried out in standby mode.
  • Page 23 English Language The default language for the phone menus, messages etc. is determined by the SIM card. You can change this to any other language supported by the phone. Press Menu, scroll to and press OK. Select General and press OK. Select Language and press OK.
  • Page 24 English Network setup Your phone automatically selects your (service providers) home network if this is within range. If not within range, you may use another network, provided your network operator has an agreement that allows you to do so. This is called roaming. Contact your service provider for more information.
  • Page 25: Sound

    English Select Phonebook storage and press OK. Select one of the following options and press OK. 1 phone number per contact. Number and length of the phone numbers/contacts that can be stored will vary depending on SIM card/service provider preferences. Phone 100 contacts with 3 phone numbers each Mobile, Home or Office.
  • Page 26 English Ringtone volume Press Menu, scroll to and press OK. Select Sound and press OK. Select Volume and press OK. Scroll to change the ring volume, then press OK. Silent Press Menu, scroll to and press OK. Select Sound and press OK. Select Silent and press OK.
  • Page 27: Display

    English Select Error and press On/Off to enable/disable. Press Done to save. Display Wallpaper You can select different display backgrounds. Press Menu, scroll to and press OK. Select Display and press OK. Select Wallpaper and press OK. Scroll to display available wallpapers. Press OK to confirm or Back to discard changes.
  • Page 28: Calls

    English Press Menu, scroll to and press OK. Select Display and press OK. Select Brightness and press OK. Select Level 1–Level 3 and press OK. Calls Voice mail If your subscription includes an answering service, callers can leave a voice mail message when you cannot answer a call. Voice mail is a network service and you may need to subscribe to it first.
  • Page 29 English Adding speed dial numbers Press Menu, scroll to and press OK. Select Calls and press OK. Select Speed dial and press OK. Select A and press Add. Select an entry from the phonebook and press OK. Repeat to add speed dial entries for buttons B , C , 0 , 2 – 9 . To change contact, select an existing entry and press Options, then select Edit or Delete and press OK.
  • Page 30 English Press Menu, scroll to and press OK. Select Calls and press OK. Select Call time and press OK. Select one of the following options and press OK. Last call Show the elapsed time of the most recent call. Outgoing Show the elapsed time of all dialled calls.
  • Page 31 English call on hold and answer the incoming call, press Options, select Answer and then OK. Press Menu, scroll to and press OK. Select Calls and press OK. Select Call setup and press OK. Select Call waiting and press OK. Select one of the following options and press OK.
  • Page 32: Messages

    English Press Menu, scroll to and press OK. Select Calls and press OK. Select Call setup and press OK. Select Call barring and press OK. Select one of the following options and press OK. Outgoing Press OK then select: calls All calls User can answer incoming calls but not dial out.
  • Page 33 English Profile set This number is needed to use the message function. The number to your service centre is supplied by your service provider and is usually set on the SIM card. If the service centre number is saved on the SIM card it is shown.
  • Page 34: Assistance

    English Note! If Alert type is set to Ring only the phone will not vibrate. Delivery report You can select if you want the phone to notify you when your SMS has reached the receiver. Select Delivery report and press OK. Select On or Off to enable/disable. Press OK to save.
  • Page 35 English Select Empty and press Add. Select Phonebook to add a contact from the phonebook. Alternatively, press Manual. See Phonebook, p.12 on how to add names/numbers. Press OK. Repeat until you have 5 contacts (maximum). To edit or delete an existing entry, select it and press Options, then select Edit or Delete and press OK.
  • Page 36: Security

    English Signal type Adjustment of the signal type for notification of the assistance sequence. Select one of the following options and press OK. High Loud signals (default). One low signal. Silent No sound indication, like a normal call. Alarm info Please read this important safety information before enabling the assistance function: Be careful about including numbers with automatic answering in the...
  • Page 37 Remote configuration enabled. Remote configuration disabled. Number list You need to add the name and number of the people who are allowed to send information from their phone to your Doro PhoneEasy 506. ® Select Number list and press OK.
  • Page 38 English Select Phonebook to add a contact from the Phonebook. Alternatively, press Manual. Press Enter the number and press OK. Repeat until you have 5 contacts (maximum). To edit or delete an existing entry, select it and press Options, then select View, Edit or Delete and press OK.
  • Page 39: Additional Functions

    English Reset all If you select Reset all, your phones settings and content, such as contacts, number lists and messages, will be deleted from the phone memory (SIM memory is not affected). Input the phone password and press OK to reset. Note! The default Phone code is 1234.
  • Page 40: Calculator

    Select = and press OK to calculate the result. Instructions for the REMOTE USER Sending remote control commands by text message. Activation must be set to On and the remote user must be entered in Number list on the Doro PhoneEasy 506. ®...
  • Page 41 English Menu Security Remote config. All contacts sent to Doro PhoneEasy 506 by remote configuration are ® stored in the Phone (even if storage is set to SIM). 3 phone numbers for each contact Mobile, Home or Office. Note! SMS format must be *#Command#, otherwise the SMS cannot be identified as a remote control command.
  • Page 42 English Note! Only use numerals for parameters 2, 3 and 4. If you use letters in these parameters it will be stored as empty/blank in the Phonebook. Contacts already saved in the Phonebook, will not be replaced. They will be duplicated. This is to avoid unintentional removal of contacts from the Phonebook.
  • Page 43 = max length = 40 Example: You want to set Jeff Jackson’s mobile number in memory key A in Doro PhoneEasy 506. ® Martha Thomson in memory key B and Steve Lewis in memory key C. *#memorykey#a#Jeff Jackson#0700393939#...
  • Page 44 Date Time max. length = 35 Example 1: You want to send a new calendar task to Doro PhoneEasy 506. It is ® for a dentist appointment on December 1, 2010 at 10:30. *#task#20101201#1030#dentist appointment#...
  • Page 45: Troubleshooting

    English Troubleshooting Phone cannot be switched on Battery charge low Connect the power adapter and charge the battery for 3 hours. Full battery capacity is reached after the battery has been charged 3–4 times. Battery incorrectly Check the installation of the battery. installed Failure to charge the battery Battery or charger...
  • Page 46: Safety Instructions

    English SIM card error SIM card damaged Check the condition of the SIM card. If it is damaged, contact your service provider. SIM card incorrectly Check the installation of the SIM card. Remove installed the card and reinstall it. SIM card dirty or damp Wipe the contact surfaces of the SIM card with a clean cloth.
  • Page 47: Network Services And Costs

    English Network services and costs Your device is approved for use on the GSM 900/1800 MHz networks. To use the device, you need a subscription with a service provider. Using network services may result in traffic costs. Some product features require support from the network, and you may need to subscribe to them.
  • Page 48: Areas With Explosion Risk

    English Areas with explosion risk Always turn off the unit when you are in an area where there is a risk of explosion. Follow all signs and instructions. There is a risk of explosion in places that include areas where you are normally requested to turn off your car engine. In these areas, sparks can cause explosion or fire which can lead to personal injury or even death.
  • Page 49: Emergency Calls

    English WARNING Excessive exposure to loud sounds can cause hearing damage. Exposure to loud sounds while driving may distract your attention and cause an accident. Listen to a headset at a moderate level, and do not hold the device near your ear when the loudspeaker is in use.
  • Page 50: Care And Maintenance

    As a matter of precaution, we recommend disconnecting the charger during a thunderstorm. Batteries are consumables and are not included in any guarantee. This guarantee does not apply if batteries other than DORO original batteries are used. Specifications...
  • Page 51: Specific Absorption Rate (Sar)

    ® The maximum limit according to WHO is 2.0 W/kg measured over 10 g tissue. Declaration of Conformity Doro hereby declares that Doro PhoneEasy 506 conforms to the essential ® requirements and other relevant regulations contained in the Directives 1999/5/EC (R&TTE) and 2002/95/EC (RoHS).
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