Question about Uniden DECT 6.0 Cordless Telephone Expansion Handset

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Redistration to other brand DECT 6.0 base failed.

I need to register Uniden 207 (waterproof) handset to Philips or other brand base. I have 3-brand mixed setup of different handsets, all DECT 6.0, all working together (except some advanced functions)without any problem. New Uniden ((4-th brand,same DECT 6.0) however refused to see my base. It does not ask for pin , just reports "registration failed". Is there anything I can do to to register it ? (I know procedure for each one, this is not the issue. It looks like Uniden locked to it's own brand base. If this is the case - can they legally mark it as DECT 6.0 compatible?) Thanks!

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DECT 6.0 IS JUST A MARKET NAME FOR DIFFERENT BRANDS, THE WATERPROOF DWX207 WILL ONLY WORK WITH UNIDEN PHONES, ONLY BECAUSE YOU WANT THEM TO WORK TOGETHER DOES NOT MEAN THEY WILL WORK TOGETHER...

Posted on Sep 07, 2009

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SOURCE: Uniden DECT2085-4WX: waterproof handset displays "Please Wait"

Hey! I have the SAME exact handset. I HAD the same exact problem except this is what you NEED to do:



On the bottom on the handset, there are two "HOLES".

There's a smaller "rubberized" hole and to the right, a later "Double Layer" hole.

The a ball point pen and GENTLY push into the lager, "double layer" hole.

You will then hear a CLICK or a POP. THIS IS OKAY.

Your phone should now be placed on the charger for at least 25 hours prior to first use.

This procedure will ONLY need to be done ONCE.

This is necessary because the battery pack was factory installed by Uniden, therefore the installed battery is NOT "contacted" to the phone's circuit, yet.

WHEN YOU "CLICK" the SEAL w/ a BALL POINT PEN, you are "CLICKING A METAL CONTACT" inside the phone, which causes the battery to make contact with the phone.

After this, I AM SURE YOU WILL NOT have this problem again! :-)

HOPE THIS HELPS!!

Posted on May 16, 2009

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SOURCE: Adding speed dial nos to uniden waterproof handset

I found the model no, on the Uniden website DSS 7805WP and down loaded the manual.. there were no instructions .. but i showed where the phone book icon was .. and once inside the phone book the process was the same as the handset that came with the answering machine.

Posted on Jun 19, 2008

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SOURCE: I have a Uniden DECT 6.0 phone set. I damaged one

On the base, open the menu and select Register Handset. The display should say Handset Registering.
On the handset you want to register, press and hold # until the handset display says Handset Registering (about 2 seconds).
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In about 30 seconds, the handset display should say Registration Complete. Press Talk/fl ash and make sure you get a dial tone.
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you don't hear a dial tone
the display says Registration Failed --
Making sure the handset is fully charged, then start over at step 1.

Posted on Sep 08, 2009

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SOURCE: uniden 2080

I have same problem

Posted on Nov 19, 2009

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SOURCE: I bought 2 sets of

Jill,
The only logical way is to get the additional handsets to communicate with the base. And to do that you must set them to the frequency of the base. You Use guide will tell you how to set the frequency n the handsets to talk to the base. They way you set the original ones.
BUT, I doubt if this will work. Why? Because if that was the case if you and I had the same company phones, then I would stand outside your home and set the same frequency on my handset and misuse your phone. A great security risk in today's world. But there is no harm trying it out. Just set the same frequency on the additional ones as the base. If it works, then you will have that many more intercoms too. And do let me know if it works.

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Not stating the model number of your phone makes it a bit difficult because the process is not the same on all models. I am going to deal with the cordless main base only Remove any handset from the main base cradle. Then
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So here's what you have to do to get additional phones (up to 6 units) to work with the base. If you can get past step 1, it's a snap...

Step 1: Place a charged battery in the handset. This could be a problem if all your handsets are not registered, since unregistered phones don't charge (who thought of that design?). What I did was SWAP the battery from an already registered and charged phone with the new unregistered phone.

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Hi,

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1. Charge the handset completely.
2.Place the handset in the base cradle for about thirty seconds. Handset Registering will appear in the LCD.
3.When the handset has registered to the base, the LCD will display Registration complete then show the handset ID number.

If the display shows Registration failed, repeat the process again.

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4.When the handset has registered to the base, the LCD will display Registration complete then show the handset
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Unplug the battery from the phone by removing the battery cover and removing the connector. Then, push the # and * key together and hold while you plug the battery back in (requires some dexterity). Continue to hold the two keys until you hear a confirmation tone. This will force the phone to reregister. Put the phone on the main base (if you are sure it has a fully charged battery) and see if it will reregister it to solve the problem.
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