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I just bought the waterproof uniden (yellow and black) phone on line. I plugged it in for 24 hours and it still says "Welcome, please wait" and will not work yet.

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When you received your phone, there is a black button on the bottom of the phone with a note to "press here before use." You will notice that between the phone and the button there is a piece of cardboard to prevent the phone from being activated during shipment. Remove the cardboard and insert the black pin all the way into the small hole in the base of the handset. Tthis will activate your phone. Charge the phone for a full 24 hours after inserting the black button and activating the phone. The phone does not charge at all until the black button is completely inserted into the base of the phone.

Posted on Jul 07, 2009

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