Radio Shack ULTRA EXPRESS 17-8023 User Manual

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Cat. No. 17-8022/17-8023

OWNER’S MANUAL

PGL-302Ultra Express NumericTM

Local Pager

Please read before using this pager.

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INTRODUCTION

Your PGL-302Ultra Express Numeric Local Pager lets you keep in touch with the office and with family and friends anywhere around town. It can store up to 16 messages and alerts you with either a gentle vibration or one of five beep patterns. It also has these features:

Daily Alarm — lets you set the pager to sound an alarm at a set time.

Low Battery Indicator — lets you know when the battery is low.

Clock— displays the current date and time, when you are not viewing a message.

© 1995 Tandy Corporation.

All Rights Reserved.

Ultra Express is a trademark of Motorola, Inc. Radio Shack is a registered trademark

used by Tandy Corporation.

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Message Protect— lets you protect up to eight messages from accidental deletion.

Automatic Page Reset — stops a page after 20 seconds if you do not press a button.

Page Reminder — beeps or vibrates every 2 minutes to remind you to view unread pages.

Automatic Pager Power— lets you set the pager to turn on and off at specific times every day.

Be sure you thoroughly read these instructions to ensure that you fully understand your pager’s operation.

Note: You need one AAA battery to power your pager.

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GETTING STARTED

SUBSCRIBING TO SERVICE

You must subscribe to local paging service through PageMart before you can start receiving pages.

To activate your pager, call PageMart’s at 1-800-99-RSPAGE.

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INSTALLING A BATTERY

Your pager requires one AAA battery. For the best performance, we recommend an alkaline battery such as Radio Shack Cat. No. 23-555.

1.Slide off the battery cover in the direction of the arrow.

2.Remove the old battery, if necessary, and dispose of it properly.

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3.Insert the new battery as indicated by the polarity symbols (+ and –)marked beside the compartment.

4.Replace the battery cover.

Notes:

The built-inmemory saver stores messages and settings for a short time while you change the battery.

Turn off the pager when you are not using it. See “Automatic Operation.”

A battery should last for 850 to 950 hours of use.

When battery power becomes low, the pager displays . You have about 1 week’s battery power left when this warning first appears.

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PAGER QUICK GUIDE

Read/Select Mode Light/Reset

Button Button Button

Press the read/select button ( ) to turn on the pager, view pages, and select menu options.

Press the mode button () to access the pager’s menus.

Press the light/reset button ( ) to turn on the light. Press it twice to return to the time/date display.

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INDICATORS

Your pager displays the following symbols.

Audible mode

Vibrate (silent) mode

Protected message

Message continuation

Erase all messages

Delete individual message

Pager alarm activated

Automatic power feature

Low battery indicator

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PREPERATION

SETTING THE DATE

Press to turn on the pager, then follow these steps to set the current date.

Note: If you do not press a button within 10 seconds, the pager returns to the time/date display.

1.At the time/date display, repeatedly press until the pager displaysSET dATE?.

2.Press . The month digits flash.

3.Repeatedly press to select the current month.

4.Press . The day digits flash.

5.Repeatedly press to select the current day.

6.Press twice to return to the time/date display.

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SETTING THE TIME

Press to turn on the pager, then follow these steps to set the current time.

Note: If you do not set the time, the pager incorrectly reports the times of your pages.

1.At the time/date display, repeatedly press until the pager displaysSET TIME?.

2.Press . The hour digits flash.

3.Repeatedly press to select the current hour.

4.Press . The first minute digit flashes.

5.Repeatedly press to select the correct digit.

6.Press . The second minute digit flashes.

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