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Cat. No. 43-1109

OWNER’S MANUAL

Please read before using this equipment.

ET-1109

900 MHz Digital Cordless Telephone

with Caller ID/Call Waiting ID

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FEATURES

Your RadioShack ET-1109900 MHz Digital Cordless Telephone uses advanced technology to give you superior audio quality and extended range.

The ET-1109’sCaller ID unit records each caller’s telephone number (and name, if available in your area) and the date and time of the call, as provided by your local phone company to Caller ID service subscribers. If you subscribe to Call Waiting with Caller ID, theET-1109can show you the incoming caller information, even when you are already talking on the phone.

Your ET-1109has these features:

900 MHz Operation — Provides longer range and less interference than many other cordless phones.

Caller ID Memory — stores up to 50 Caller ID records.

Headset Jack — lets you connect an optional headset (available from your local RadioShack store) forhands-freeconvenience.

3-LineLiquid Crystal Display— lets you view an entire Caller ID record on one screen.

20-NumberMemory Dialing— lets you store up to 20 numbers in memory for easy dialing.

Page — lets you send a signal from the base to the handset to page someone or to help you locate the handset.

Volume Control — lets you adjust the volume you hear through the handset.

Adjustable Ringer/Tone Volume— lets you choose between two volumes and tones for the ET-1109’s ringer.

Facedown or Faceup Handset Charging — you can place the handset on the base facedown or faceup (to show the Caller ID display, for example).

Wall Mountable — you can mount theET-1109on a wall to save surface space.

Ample Talk and Standby Time — the supplied battery (when fully charged) provides about 7 hours of talk time or 7 days of standby time.

Security Access-ProtectionCode— automatically prevents other cordless phone users from using your phone line while the handset is off the base.

Autotalk — you can set theET-1109so you can answer a call simply by lifting the handset from the base.

© 1999 Tandy Corporation.

All Rights Reserved.

RadioShack is a registered trademark used by Tandy Corporation.

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Tone or Pulse Dialing — lets you use tone or pulse (rotary) dialing and lets you switch from pulse to tone dialing for long-distance, bank-by-phone, or other special services.

Redial — lets you quickly redial any of the last three numbers dialed.

Flash — sends an electronic switchhook signal for use with special phone services, such as Call Waiting.

Hearing-AidCompatibility— lets you use the ET-1109 with hearing aids that have a T (telephone) switch.

This telephone has been tested and found to comply with all applicable and FCC standards and is UL listed.

We recommend you record your phone’s serial number here. The number is on the bottom of the base.

Serial Number __________________

Important Caller ID Information

To use the phone’s Caller ID and Call Waiting with Caller ID features, you must be in an area where those services are available and you must subscribe to those services through your local phone company.

Where Caller ID is offered, one or more options are generally available:

caller’s number only

caller’s name only

caller’s name and number.

WARNING: To reduce the risk of fire or shock hazard, do not expose this product to rain or moisture.

CAUTION

!

RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK.

DO NOT OPEN.

CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER OR BACK. NOUSER-SERVICE-ABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED PERSONNEL.

This symbol is intended to alert you to the presence of uninsulated dangerous voltage within the product’s enclosure that might be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock. Do not open the product’s case.

This symbol is intended to inform you that important operating and ! maintenance instructions are included in the literature accom-

panying this product.

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Important:

Cordless phones such as this one require AC power to operate. When the power is off, you cannot make or receive calls using your ET-1109.To be safe, you should also have a phone that does not need AC power to operate (not a cordless phone), so you can still make and receive calls if there is an AC power failure.

Your phone operates on standard radio frequencies as allocated by the FCC. It is possible for other radio units operating nearby on similar frequencies to unintentionally intercept your conversation or cause interference. This possible lack of privacy can occur with any cordless phone.

READ THIS BEFORE INSTALLATION

Your ET-1109conforms to federal regulations, and you can connect it to most telephone lines. However, each device that you connect to the telephone line draws power from the line. We refer to this power draw as the device’sringer equivalence number, or REN. The REN is on the bottom of the base.

If you are using more than one phone or other device on the line, add up all the RENs. If the total is more than five (three in rural areas), your phones might not ring. If ringer operation is impaired, remove a device from the line.

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FCC STATEMENT

Your ET-1109complies with Part 68 ofFCC Rules. You must, upon request, provide the FCC registration number and the REN to your phone company. These numbers are on the bottom of the base.

Note: You must not connect your phone to any of the following:

coin-operatedsystems

party-linesystems

most electronic key phone systems

The ET-1109complies with the limits for a Class B digital device as specified in Part 15 ofFCC Rules. These limits provide reasonable protection against radio and TV interference in a residential area. However, your equipment might cause TV or radio interference even when it is operating properly. To eliminate interference, you can try one or more of the following corrective measures:

Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.

Increase the distance between the equipment and the radio or TV.

Use outlets on different electrical circuits for the equipment and the radio or TV.

Consult your local RadioShack store if the problem still exists.

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CONTENTS

 

Installation ............................................................................................................

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Mounting the Phone ........................................................................................

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On a Desk .................................................................................................

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On a Wall Plate or Wall .............................................................................

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Connecting and Charging the Battery Pack ....................................................

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Setting the Dialing Mode ...............................................................................

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Setting the Ringer Tone/Volume ....................................................................

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Turning Auto Talk On/Off ...............................................................................

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Turning Caller ID/Call Waiting On/Off ............................................................

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Storing Your Area Code ................................................................................

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Operation ............................................................................................................

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Making and Receiving Calls ..........................................................................

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Selecting the Channel ...................................................................................

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Adjusting the Handset Volume ......................................................................

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Using Redial ..................................................................................................

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Using Flash ...................................................................................................

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Using Tone Services on a Pulse Line ............................................................

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Paging ...........................................................................................................

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Memory Dialing .............................................................................................

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Storing a Number and Name in Memory ................................................

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Editing or Deleting a Number in Memory ................................................

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Entering a Pause ....................................................................................

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Reviewing Memory Numbers ..................................................................

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Dialing a Memory Number ......................................................................

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Chain-DialingService Numbers ..............................................................

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Testing Stored Emergency Numbers ......................................................

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Using a Headset ............................................................................................

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Caller ID Operation ............................................................................................

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Reviewing Caller ID Records ........................................................................

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Caller ID Messages ................................................................................

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Dialing Numbers from a Caller ID Record .....................................................

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Storing a Caller ID Record to Memory ..........................................................

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Deleting Caller ID Records ............................................................................

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Troubleshooting .................................................................................................

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Care and Maintenance .......................................................................................

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Replacing the Battery Pack ...........................................................................

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The FCC Wants You to Know ........................................................................

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Lightning ........................................................................................................

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INSTALLATION

MOUNTING THE PHONE

You can place the phone on a desk or table, mount it on a standard wall plate, or mount it directly on a wall.

Select a location that is:

near an AC outlet

near a telephone line jack

out of the way of normal activities

away from electrical machinery, electrical appliances, metal walls or filing cabinets, wireless intercoms, alarms, and room monitors

away from other cordless phones

The base’s location affects the handset’s range. If you have a choice of several locations, try each to see which provides the best performance.

Caution: You must use a Class

!2 power source that supplies 9 volts DC and delivers at least

210 mA. Its center tip must be set to positive and its plug must fit the ET1109's DC IN 9V jack. The supplied adapter meets these specifications. Using an adapter that does not meet these specifications could damage the ET1109 or the adapter.

Notes:

Your telephone connects directly to a modular phone line jack. If your phone line jack is not a modular jack, you can update the wiring yourself, using jacks and adapters available from your local Ra-

dioShack store. Or, you can let the telephone company update the wiring for you.

The USOC number of the jack to be installed is RJ11C, or RJ11W for a wall plate jack.

On a Desk

Follow these steps when you place the base on a desk, shelf or table.

1.Plug one end of the supplied long modular cord into the TEL LINE jack on the back of the base.

2.Insert the supplied AC adapter’s barrel plug into the DC IN 9V jack on the back of the base.

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3.Route the adapter’s cord through the strain relief slot on the bracket.

Strain

Relief Slot

4.Plug the adapter into a standard AC outlet.

5.Lift the base’s antenna to a vertical position.

On a Wall Plate or Wall

1.Plug one end of the supplied short modular cord into the TEL LINE jack on the back of the base as in “On a Desk Top,” Step 1, on Page 6.

2.Insert the supplied AC adapter’s barrel plug into the DC IN 9V jack as in “On a Desk Top,” Step 3.

3.Route the adapter and modular cords through the grooves on the bracket.

4.Plug the modular cord’s other end into the wall plate jack, then align the bracket’s keyhole slots with the wall plate studs and slide the base downward to secure it.

5.Plug the adapter into a standard AC outlet.

6.Press and lift out the handset holder. Rotate it 180°, then snap it back into place so it holds the handset.

7.Lift the base’s antenna to a vertical position.

Note: To mount theET-1109directly on a wall, you need two screws (not supplied) with heads that fit into the keyhole slots on the bottom of the base.

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Follow the steps under “On a Wall Plate or Wall” on Page 7, then apply these additional instructions for placement on a wall.

1. Drill two holes 315/16

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

inches

(100

mm)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5/16

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

apart. Then thread

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

a screw

into

each

3

15/16

 

 

 

 

 

 

hole,

letting

the

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

heads extend about

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5/16

inch (5

mm)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

from the wall.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

/16

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.Plug one end of the supplied long modular cord into the TEL LINE jack on the back of the base and route adapter through the grooves on the bracket.

3.Align the bracket’s keyhole slots with the mounting screws and slide the base downward to secure it.

CONNECTING AND CHARGING THE BATTERY PACK

The ET-1109comes with a rechargeablenickel-cadmiumbattery pack in the handset, but not connected. Before using your phone, you must connect the battery pack, then charge it for about 24 hours.

1.Press down and slide off the battery pack compartment cover.

2.Lift the battery pack out of the compartment.

3.Plug the battery pack’s connector into the socket in the compartment, (the connector fits only one way), replace the battery pack, and replace the cover.

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To charge the battery pack, place the handset either faceup or facedown on the base. The CHARGE/IN USE indicator on the base lights and Total:00 appears on the handset display.

CHARGE/IN USE

Indicator

Recharge the battery pack when Low Battery flashes on the display.

Important: Be sure the battery pack is properly connected before you try to charge it. The CHARGE/IN USE indicator lights when the handset is on the base, even if the battery pack is not connected.

Notes:

When you first use the phone after charging or recharging the battery pack, the phone might not work and you might hear an error tone when you press TALK. Return the handset to the base for about 5 seconds to reset the securityaccess-protectioncode.

If the base loses power for about 30 minutes while the handset is away from it, the security access-protec-tion code might be lost. To reset the code, return the handset to the base for about 5 seconds.

The handset does not lose its security access-protectioncode even if the battery pack is completely discharged.

Using a pencil eraser, clean the charging contacts on the handset and base about once a month.

If the battery pack becomes weak during a call, the handset beeps every 3 seconds and Low Battery flashes. When this happens, you cannot make a call until you recharge the battery pack.

About once a month, fully discharge the battery by keeping the handset off the base until Low Battery flashes on the display. Otherwise, the battery pack loses its ability to fully recharge.

If the display is blank and the phone does not work, recharge the battery pack. (The battery power might be too low to light the display.)

If you are not going to use your phone for an extended period of time, disconnect the battery pack. This increases the battery pack’s usable life.

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The supplied battery pack should last for about a year. When it loses its ability to fully recharge, order a replacement battery pack from your local RadioShack store (see “Replacing the Battery Pack” on Page 25).

SETTING THE

DIALING MODE

Set DIAL MODE on the back of the base for the type of service you have. If you are not sure which type you have, after you charge the handset battery pack, do this test.

1. Set DIAL MODE toT (tone).

2.Lift the handset, press TALK, and listen for a dial tone.

3.Press any number other than 0.

Note: If your phone system requires that you dial an access code (9, for example) before you dial an outside number, do not dial the access code either.

If the dial tone stops, you have touch-toneservice. LeaveDIAL MODE set toT.

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If the dial tone continues, you have pulse service. Set DIAL MODE toP (pulse).

4.Press TALK or place the handset on the base to hang up.

SETTING THE RINGER TONE/VOLUME

You can select one of four different ringer tone/volume settings on the handset. At any time, except during a call, press orto select the desired ringer setting. Each time you press the button, the phone rings at the selected setting and the display showsRinger A High,

Ringer A Low, Ringer B High, or Ringer B Low.

Note: PressingatRinger A High oratRinger B Low does not change the setting. Press the opposite arrow key to change the setting up or down when at the highest or lowest level.

TURNING AUTO TALK ON/OFF

Your phone is preset so you must press TALK when you lift the handset from the base to answer a call. With auto talk turned on, you can answer a call by just lifting the handset from the base. If the handset is away from the base, you can answer by pressing any key.

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CALL ID

Follow these steps to turn auto talk on or off.

1.Lift the handset and hold down CALL ID. A menu appears with1 Auto Talk selected.

2.Press SELECT to change the auto talk setting.On orOff appears indicating the selected setting.

3.Return the handset to the base or press CALL ID to store the new setting.

TURNING CALLER ID/ CALL WAITING ON/OFF

If you subscribe to Call Waiting with Caller ID service, you can set the ET1109 to show Caller ID information for an incoming call even while you are using the phone.

Follow these steps to turn the Caller ID/ Call Waiting feature on or off.

1.Lift the handset and hold down

CALL ID.

2.Press 2 orto select2 CIDCW: (Caller ID/Call Waiting).

3.Press SELECT to change the Caller ID/Call Waiting setting.On orOff appears indicating the selected setting.

4.Return the handset to the base or press CALL ID to store the new setting.

STORING YOUR

AREA CODE

To quickly dial a number from a Caller ID record (see “Dialing Numbers from a Caller ID Record” on Page 20) or to correctly store a number from a record into a memory dialing location (see “Storing a Caller ID Record to Memory” on Page 20), you must store your local area code in the ET-1109’smemory. Then, when you dial from a Caller ID record, theET-1109skips the area code if it matches the one you stored.

Follow these steps to store your area code.

1.Lift the handset and hold down

CALL ID.

2.Press 3 orto select3 Area Code:.

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3.Press SELECT, then enter yourthree-digitarea code. If you make a mistake, repeatedly pressorto move the cursor over the incorrect digit, then enter the correct number.

Note: If an area code is already stored, it appears on the display after you press and holdCALL ID. To delete the area code, pressDELETE three times. Then enter your area code.

4.Press SELECT to store the area code, then pressCALL ID or return the handset to the base to clear the display.

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OPERATION

MAKING AND RECEIVING CALLS

To make a call, lift the handset and press TALK (the CHARGE/IN USE indicator on the base lights), then dial the number. The number displays on the handset as you dial, then (after a few seconds) the call’s elapsed time displays.

T A L K F L A S H

M E M

T O N E

You can also dial the number before you press TALK.

If you make a mistake, press DELETE until the incorrect entry is erased, then enter the correct number. To delete the entire number, hold downDELETE for at least 2 seconds.

To answer a call, lift the handset from the base and press TALK. If auto talk is on, just lift the handset from the base. If the handset is away from the base, press any key.

To end a call, place the handset on the base or press TALK.

SELECTING THE

CHANNEL

The ET-1109has 30 channels (frequency pairs used between the base and handset). If the call seems to disconnect for no reason during a call, pressCH on the handset to select a different channel. The display showsScanning as your phone searches for a clear channel.

ADJUSTING THE

HANDSET VOLUME

To adjust the volume of the sound you hear through the handset during a call, press oron the handset until you obtain the desired volume level.Volume Maximum,Volume High,Volume Medium, orVolume Low displays on the handset.

Once you set the volume level, the setting is maintained even after you hang up the phone.

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USING REDIAL

You can quickly dial any of the last three numbers you dialed recently. Lift the handset and repeatedly press REDIAL/ PAUSE until the number you wish to dial displays. Then pressTALK and the phone dials the number.

For example, if you have Call Waiting, press FLASH to answer an incoming call without disconnecting the current call. PressFLASH again to return to the first call.

Note: If you do not have any special phone services, pressingFLASH might disconnect the current call.

Notes:

You can also press REDIAL/PAUSE after pressingTALK to dial the last number dialed.

The redial memory holds up to 32 digits, so you can redial longdistance as well as local numbers.

The redial memory also holds pause entries. See “Entering a Pause” on Page 17.

USING TONE SERVICES ON A PULSE LINE

Some special services require tone signals (such as bank-by-phone).If you have pulse dialing, you can still use these special tone services by following these steps.

1.Be sure DIAL MODE is set toP (pulse).

2.Dial the service’s main number.

3.When the service answers, press TONE (). Any additional numbers you dial are sent as tone signals.

USING FLASH

FLASH performs the electronic equivalent of a switchhook operation for special services, such as Call Waiting.

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4.The ET-1109’sdial mode resets to pulse when you make or receive a call.

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PAGING

To send a page from the base to the handset or to locate the handset, when the phone is not in use, press PAGE/ FIND on the base. The handset beeps for 5 seconds.

To locate the handset using a continuous beep, press and hold PAGE/FIND longer than 5 seconds.

Press any key or place the handset on the base to stop the page.

Note: The phone rings when a call comes in while you are using the page feature.

MEMORY DIALING

You can store up to 20 phone numbers and names in memory, then dial a stored number by entering its memory location number.

Each number can be up to 20 digits, and each name can be up to 13 characters.

Storing a Number

and Name in Memory

Notes:

An error tone sounds and the phone exits the storing process if you wait more than 20 seconds between each key press.

If you receive a call during memory entry, the phone exits the storing process.

1.Lift the handset.

2.Hold down MEM untilMemory Store and a list of memory location numbers appears.

T A L K F L A S H

M E M

3. Press a number (0120)to choose atwo-digitmemory location. Precede a single digit location number with 0

01,02,03, and so on.

4. To store a name, press SELECT.

Store Name appears.

If you do not want to enter a name, skip to Step 6. <Memory n> appears to identify the number (n is the location number you selected).

5. To enter a name, press orto select the characters andorto move the cursor.

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Repeatedly press to view the characters in alphabetical order. (The display shows uppercase letters first, then lowercase letters, numbers, and special characters.)

Notes:

Press to see the characters in reverse alphabetical order.

You can hold down orto scroll rapidly through the characters.

If you make a mistake, move the cursor over the error, then enter the correct character, or press DELETE to delete a character. To delete all the characters, hold downDELETE for at least 1 second.

6.Press SELECT.Store Number appears.

7.Enter the phone number and any tone or pause entries (see “Using Tone Services on a Pulse Line” on Page 14 and “Entering a Pause” on Page 17).

8.Press SELECT. The phone beeps andMemory n Stored appears. After 2 seconds,Memory Store appears. Repeat Steps3–8to store more numbers.

9.When you finish, press MEM to exit the Memory Store display.

For each stored number, write the person’s or company’s name next to the appropriate location number on the supplied memory directory sticker. Peel

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the backing from the sticker and attach it to the phone.

To replace a stored number, store a new one in its place.

Editing or Deleting

a Number in Memory

Follow these steps to edit or delete a memory number.

1.Lift the handset.

2.Hold down MEM untilMemory Store and a list of memory location numbers appear on the display.

3.Choose a memory location (01-20)by pressing a number or by repeatedly pressingor.

4.Press SELECT. A menu appears with the three options listed below. Pressorto highlight the desired option then pressSELECT to choose it.

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Edit Memory n — edit the record as described in Steps 5 through 8 of “Storing a Number and Name in Memory” on Page 15.

Delete Memory n — the display prompts you to confirm the deletion. Pressorto move the cursor toYes orNo, then pressSELECT orDELETE. When you move the cursor toYes and pressSELECT orDELETE, the phone beeps, andMemory n Deleted appears.

Go Back — returns you to the list of memory numbers.

Entering a Pause

In some telephone systems, you must dial an access code (9, for example) and wait for a second dial tone before you can dial an outside number. You can store the access code with the phone number. However, you should also store a pause after the access code to allow the outside line time to connect. To enter a 2-secondpause, pressREDIAL/ PAUSE. You can add more pause entries for a longer pause.

Reviewing Memory Numbers

To review your memory numbers, press MEM. The list of memory location numbers(01-20)appears with the name stored with each number (or<Memory n> if you did not store a name).

To see the stored phone numbers, press

. An arrow to the right of the number means it is longer than 13 digits. Press

again to see the rest of the number. Repeatedly pressto return to the name display.

To exit the memory number list, press

MEM.

To see a stored name and phone number at the same time, press SELECT when the cursor is by a memory location number. To exit this display, hold downDELETE until the display clears.

Dialing a Memory Number

To dial a number stored in memory, lift the handset and press MEM. The list of memory location numbers appears. Choose a memory location(01–20)by pressing a number or by repeatedly pressingor, then pressTALK.

You can also dial a memory number by pressing TALK first, then pressingMEM and entering a memory location number.

Chain-DialingService Numbers

For quick recall of numbers for special services (such as bank-by-phone),store each group of numbers in its own memory location.

Dial the service’s main number first. Then, at the appropriate place in the call, press MEM and enter the number for the location where the additional information is stored.

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Testing Stored

Emergency Numbers

If you store an emergency service’s number (police department, fire department, ambulance) and you choose to test the stored number, make the test call during the late evening or early morning hours to avoid peak demand periods. Also, remain on the line to explain the reason for your call.

USING A HEADSET

You can make or answer calls with hands-freeconvenience using an optional headset that has a3/32-inch(2.5- mm) plug. Contact your local RadioShack store for a suitable headset.

To connect the headset, pull open the rubber cover marked on the side of the handset, then insert the headset’s plug into the jack.

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Notes:

Connecting a headset disconnects the handset’s earpiece and microphone.

oron the handset also controls the headset’s volume.

If you place the handset on the base to recharge it while the headset is connected, be sure the handset seats properly.

With a headset connected, you can make or answer calls as usual using the keys on the handset.

You can use a handset holder (available from your local RadioShack store) to hang the handset on your belt for greater convenience.

When you finish using the headset, disconnect it from the handset and close the rubber cover to protect the jack.

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CALLER ID OPERATION

If you subscribe to Caller ID service from your phone company, the phone company sends information about the call, as well as the time and date, between the first and second rings of every call you receive.

The ET-1109displays this information when it receives a call, and it stores up to 50 Caller ID records for later review. It also shows if caller information is unavailable or if the name and number were blocked by the caller (see “Caller ID Messages” on Page 20).

If you subscribe to Call Waiting with Caller ID, you will hear a tone through the handset when a call comes in, then the Caller ID record appears. If you want to answer the incoming call, press FLASH. To resume the previous phone conversation, pressFLASH again.

If the ET-1109’sCaller ID memory becomes full, any new call replaces the oldest call’s record.

REVIEWING CALLER ID RECORDS

To review the Caller ID records, lift the handset and press CALL ID. The number of new Caller ID records, if any, and the total number of records appears.

Note: If the handset is faceup on the base, it shows the number of Caller ID records, so you can see if you have new records to review.

Repeatedly press to scroll through the Caller ID records from the newest to the oldest, orto scroll back through the records. To scroll quickly through the records, hold downor.

When you scroll past the last record, End appears. When you scroll past the first record, the record totals appear.

The top line of each record shows the date, time and the number of calls from that number. The second line shows the caller’s name, and the third line shows the caller’s phone number.

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Caller ID Messages

Display

Description

 

 

 

 

New:XX

Shows the number of new Caller ID records

Total:XX

(records you have not reviewed) and the total

 

number of records.

 

 

Private Name

The caller has blocked the Caller ID informa-

or

tion

Private Number

 

 

 

Unknown Name

The caller is not within a Caller ID service

or

area.

Unknown Number

 

 

 

Incomplete Data

Appears if there was an error during the

 

transmission of Caller ID information. Occa-

 

sional errors are normal. If the phone fre-

 

quently displays Incomplete Data,

 

contact your local telephone company or

 

RadioShack store.

 

 

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Caller ID record.

 

 

DIALING NUMBERS FROM A CALLER ID RECORD

To dial a local number stored in a Caller ID record, recall the record, then press TALK. If it is a long distance call, press1 (1 appears before the displayed number) before you pressTALK.

Note: If a Caller ID record does not contain a phone number (if it was blocked by the caller, for example) you cannot dial from that record.

STORING A CALLER ID RECORD TO MEMORY

Follow these steps to store the name and number from a Caller ID record into a memory location.

1.Press CALL ID thento recall the record you want to store.

2.Press MEM.Select Location appears.

3.Choose a memory location (01-20)by pressing a number or by repeatedly pressingor, then press

SELECT.

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