VTech CS6429-15 Cordless Telephone user manual

Power adapter

Telephone wall jack

Charger adapter

A DSL filter (not included) is required if you have DSL high-speed Internet service

Electrical outlet not controlled by a wall switch

Electrical outlet not controlled by a wall switch

Telephone line cord

Telephone base

Use only the power adapter and battery supplied with this product. To order a

The power adapter is intended to be correctly oriented in a vertical or floor mount position. The prongs are not designed to hold the plug in place if it is plugged into a ceiling, under-the-table or cabinet outlet.

If you subscribe to telephone service from a cable company or a VoIP service provider, plug the telephone line cord into the modem/router/terminal adapter provided by your cable/VoIP service provider. Contact your cable/VoIP service provider if you have any difficulties in installation.

Battery installation

Install the battery as shown below.

. Plug the battery connector securely into the socket.

3. Slide the battery compartment cover towards the center of the handset until it clicks into place.

2. Place the battery with the label

THIS SIDE UP facing up and the wires inside the battery compartment.

4. Place the handset in the telephone base or charger to charge.

CHARGE light remains on when charging.

If the handset will not be used for a long time, disconnect and remove the battery to prevent possible leakage.

IMPORTANT:

Check for a dial tone by pressing

. If you hear a dial tone, the installation is successful.

If you do not hear a dial tone:

Make sure the installation procedures described above are properly done.

It may be a wiring problem. If you have changed your telephone service to digital service from a cable company or a VoIP service provider, the telephone line may need to be rewired to allow all existing telephone jacks to work. Refer to Rewiring of telephone line for cable/VoIP service users on page 9 for more information.

Battery charging

Once you have installed the battery, the screen indicates the battery status (see the table below).

For best performance, keep the handset in the telephone base or charger when not in use.

The battery is fully charged after 10 hours of continuous charging.

If you place the handset in the telephone base or the charger without plugging in the battery, the screen displays NO BATTERY.

Battery indicators

Battery status

The screen is blank, or displays PLACE IN

CHARGER and flashes.

Battery ha