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Digital Cordless Telephone
Motorola C12
For C1201, C1202, C1203 and C1204
Warning: Charge the handset for 24 hours before use


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    Digital Cordless Telephone Motorola C12 For C1201, C1202, C1203 and C1204 Warning: Charge the handset for 24 hours before use...

  • Page 2: Need Help

    Welcome... to your new Motorola C12 Digital Cordless Telephone! • All handsets are fully cordless for locating anywhere within range. • 50 Name and Number phonebook. • Bright backlit display. • Speakerphone for hands-free conversations. • Caller ID shows you who’s calling and see details of the last 40 callers in a Calls list.

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    This user guide provides you with all the information you need to get the most from your phone. To set up your phone, follow the simple instructions in ‘Getting Started’ , on the next few pages. IMPORTANT Only use the telephone line cord supplied. Got everything? • C12 base and cordless handset • 2 x rechargeable Ni-MH battery cells...

  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    1. Getting started ............6 2. Getting to know your phone ........ 10 3. Using the phone ............ 15 Switch the handset on / off ............15 Calls ....................15 3.2.1 Make a call ................15 3.2.2 Preparatory dialling ............15 3.2.3 End a call ................

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    6. Base settings ............25 Base ringer volume ............... 25 Base ringer melody ............... 25 Change base PIN code ..............25 Dial mode..................26 Recall mode ................... 26 Restore default settings ..............26 Emergency default ................ 26 Eco mode ..................27 Default settings ................

  • Page 6: Getting Started

    1. Getting started IMPORTANT Do not place your C12 in the bathroom or other humid areas. Location You need to place your C12 base within 2 metres of the mains power socket and 1.8 metres from the telephone wall socket so that the cables will reach. The socket-outlet shall be installed near the equipment and shall be easily accessible.

  • Page 7: Connecting The Base

    Connecting the base 1. Plug the telephone line cord into the socket marked on the underside of the base. 2. Plug the power adaptor into the socket marked on the underside of the base and plug the other end into the mains power wall socket. Switch on the mains power.

  • Page 8: Connecting The Handset And Charger

    Connecting the handset and charger (for multi-pack only) If you have purchased a multiple pack, you will need to carry out this process for all the handsets and chargers. 1. Plug the power adaptor into the socket marked on the underside of the charger and plug the other end into the mains power wall socket.

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    Note that new batteries do not reach their full capacity until they have been put to normal use for several days. To keep your batteries in the best condition, leave the handset off the base for a few hours at a time. Running the batteries right down at least once a week will help them last as long as possible.

  • Page 10: Handset Overview

    2. Getting to know your phone Overview of your handset A Earpiece B Display See page 12 for an overview of the display icons. C Up During a call, press to increase earpiece volume, page 15. When the phone is ringing, press to increase the handset ringer volume, page 22.

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    F * / Keypad lock Press and hold to lock the keypad, page 18. To unlock, press any key and follow the on screen instructions. G Recall Use with switchboard / PABX services and some network services. H Redial In standby mode, press to open the redial list. Phonebook / Delete / Back In standby mode, press to open the phonebook menu, page 20.

  • Page 12: Handset Lcd Display

    Handset LCD Display Battery Eco mode status Circle around Scrolls appears when when Eco mode is ON charging Time or Handset name In standby mode, press and hold to switch handset idle screen between handset name or time. Flashes to indicate an incoming external call. External call in progress.

  • Page 13: Overview Of The Base

    This feature is dependent on your Network Service provider supporting the service. A subscription fee may be payable. For this feature to work, you must subscribe to Caller ID Service from your network operator. A subscription fee may be payable. Overview of the base A Page In standby mode, press to ring the handset(s), page 19.

  • Page 14: Menu Map


  • Page 15: Using The Phone

    3. Using the phone NOTE Your handset will automatically time the duration of all external calls. The call timer will display after the first 15 seconds of your call. When the call ends, the total duration of your talk time is shown for 5 seconds. Switch the handset on / off Press and hold to switch the handset on or off.

  • Page 16: Mute

    Mute You can mute your handset so that you can talk to someone nearby without your caller hearing. MUTE 1. During a call, press . The display shows and your caller cannot hear you. 2. Press again to resume your call. Intercom 3.5.1 Make an internal call...

  • Page 17: Hands-free Speakerphone

    3. If there is no answer from the other handset, press to return to your external caller. 4. Press to end the call. Hands-free speakerphone Hands-free lets you talk to your caller without holding the handset. It also enables other people in the room to listen to the conversation over the loudspeaker.

  • Page 18: Copy A Redial List Number To The Phonebook

    3.7.2 Copy a Redial list number to the phonebook 1. Press to open the Redial list. 2. Scroll to the entry you want. 3. Press . The display shows 4. Press again. The display shows NAME 5. Enter the name and press .

  • Page 19: Paging / Find Handset

    Paging / Find handset You can alert a handset user that they are wanted or locate a missing handset. Paging calls cannot be answered by a handset. 1. Press on the base. All handsets registered to the base will ring. 2.

  • Page 20: Phonebook

    4. Phonebook You can store up to 50 names and numbers in the phonebook. Names can be up to 12 characters long and numbers up to 24 digits. You can also select different ringer melodies for the phonebook entries. Store a name and number If the C12 is connected to a switchboard, you may need to enter a pause in a stored number.

  • Page 21: View Or Dial An Entry

    View or dial an entry 1. Press icon is displayed. 2. Scroll to the entry you want. Enter the first letter of the name to search alphabetically. The first name that starts with this letter or the nearest letter in the alphabet will be displayed.

  • Page 22: Handset Settings

    5. Handset settings Handset ringer volume You can adjust the ringer volume and set different volume levels for your internal and external calls. Choose from 5 volume levels or Off. 1. Press , scroll HANDSET and press 2. Press to select INT RING VOL EXT RING VOL and press...

  • Page 23: Handset Name

    Handset name If you are using more than one handset with your C12 base, you can set a personalized name for each handset to easily distinguish between them. A name can be up to 10 characters long. 1. Press , scroll HANDSET and press NAME...

  • Page 24: Out Of Range Warning Beep

    Out of range warning beep If the handset goes out of range, you will hear warning beeps during a call. You can switch these beeps on or off. HANDSET . The display shows BEEP. 1. Press , scroll and press 2.

  • Page 25: Base Settings

    6. Base settings Base ringer volume Choose from 5 volume levels or Off. 1. Press , scroll SETUP and press . The display shows BASE VOLUME. 2. Press 3. Press to select the volume (1 - 5 or OFF). 4. Press to confirm or to return to the previous menu.

  • Page 26: Dial Mode

    Dial mode Your C12 is set to tone dialling. You should only need to change this if connected to an older type of switchboard / PBX which requires pulse dialling. 1. Press , scroll SETUP and press DIAL MODE 2. Scroll and press TONE DIAL PULSE DIAL...

  • Page 27: Eco Mode

    Eco mode Your C12 offers ECO mode function which reduces the transmitted power and energy consumption when switched on. To switch Eco mode on: 1. Press , scroll SETUP and press ECO MODE 2. Scroll and press 3. Press to select and press to confirm.

  • Page 28: Default Settings

    Default settings Low battery beeps Out of range warning beeps Key beep Auto answer Internal melody Internal volume External melody External volume Ear volume Base melody Base ringer volume Phonebook Empty Calls list Empty Redial list Empty PIN code 0000 Dial mode Tone Recall mode...

  • Page 29: Clock & Alarm

    7. Clock & alarm If you have subscribed to Caller ID Service, the date and time will be set on all your handsets whenever a call is received. You can also manually set the date and time on the individual handsets. Set the date 1.

  • Page 30: Caller Id And The Calls List

    8. Caller ID and the Calls list IMPORTANT To use Caller ID, you must first subscribe to the service from your network provider. A subscription fee may be payable. To ensure that the caller’s name is displayed, make sure you have stored the full telephone number, including the area code in the phonebook.

  • Page 31: Dial A Number In The Calls List

    • If the caller’s number exactly matches an entry stored in the phonebook, the display will alternate between the name and the number. Press to see the caller’s number. • If the telephone number is longer than 12 digits, icon is displayed. Press to see the remaining digits.

  • Page 32: Using Additional Handsets

    9. Using additional handsets You can register up to five handsets to your C12 base to extend your phone system without having to install extension sockets for each new phone. Each C12 handset can be registered with up to four bases. You can then select the base you prefer to use.

  • Page 33: Register A Different Make Of Handset To Your C12 Base

    Register a different make of handset to your C12 base IMPORTANT DECT GAP Profile only guarantees that basic calling functions will work correctly between different makes / types of handset and base. There is a possibility that certain features such as Caller ID will not work correctly. On the base: 1.

  • Page 34: Help

    10. Help No dial tone • Use only the telephone line cord supplied. • Check that the telephone line cord is connected properly. • Check that the mains power is connected properly and switched on. No display • Check that the batteries are inserted correctly and fully charged. Use only approved rechargeable batteries supplied.

  • Page 35: Handset Does Not Ring

    Handset does not ring • The handset ringer volume may be set to Off, see page 22. Base unit does not ring • The base ringer volume may be set to Off, see page 25. Noise interference on my phone or on other electrical equipment nearby • Place your C12 at least one metre away from electrical appliances or any metal obstructions to avoid any risk of interference.

  • Page 36: General Information

    11. General information IMPORTANT This equipment is not designed to make emergency telephone calls when the power fails. Alternative arrangements should be made for access to emergency services. This product is intended for connection to analogue public switched telephone networks and private switchboards in Europe. Important safety instructions Follow these safety precautions when using your phone to reduce the risk of fire, electric shock, and injury to persons or property:...

  • Page 37: Installation Guidelines

    Installation Guidelines • Read and understand all instructions and save them for future reference. • Follow all warnings and instructions marked on the product. • Do not install this product near a bath tub, sink, or shower. • Operate this phone using only the power source that is indicated on the marking label.

  • Page 38: Product Disposal Instructions

    Consumer Products and Accessories Warranty Thank you for purchasing this Motorola branded product manufactured under license by Suncorp Technologies Limited, 3001-3005 China Resources Building, 26 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong. (“SUNCORP”)

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    Motorola or SUNCORP are excluded from coverage. Use of Non-Motorola branded Products and Accessories. Defects or damage that result from the use of Non-Motorola branded or certified Products or Accessories or other peripheral equipment are excluded from coverage. Unauthorized Service or Modification. Defects or damages resulting...

  • Page 41: Technical Information

    Technical Information How many telephones can I have? All items of telephone equipment have a Ringer Equivalence Number (REN), which is used to calculate the number of items which may be connected to any one telephone line. Your C12 has a REN of 1. A total REN of 4 is allowed. If the total REN of 4 is exceeded, the telephones may not ring.

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    Brandname: Motorola Type: C1201, C1202, C1203 and C1204 Descriptions: DECT phone without telephone answering machine (C120x) and their multi-handset versions. to which this declaration related is in conformity with the essential requirements of the following directives of the Council of the European Communities: R&TTE Directive (1999/5/EC)

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    Stylized M Logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Motorola Trademark Holdings, LLC. and are used under license. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. © 2012 Motorola Mobility LLC. All rights reserved. Version 2 (HK.2)

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