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UNIDEN DWX207 SERIES ITS WATERPROOF

ON THE BUTTOM OF THE PHONE IT HAS A STICKER THAT SAYS PRESS HERE TO ACTIVATE THE PHONE I DID BUT NOTHING HAPPENED I RETURNED IT AND GOT ANOTHER ONE SAME THING ALL IT SAYS ON THE HANDSET IS WELCOME PLEASE WAIT! IM I NOT DOING RIGHT

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  • 1818 Jul 28, 2008

    I HAD TO CALL CUSTOMER SERVICES TO FIND THAT OUT THANKS VERY MUCH

  • Anonymous Aug 19, 2008

    Same problem. I am going to try the "ballpoint pen" solution tonight.

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Same thing was happening to my phone...Welcome! Please wait... After at least 40 hours of charging I was getting a little fed up. I picked up the handset, took a ball point pen and pushed the "activation" area on the bottom the phone...heard a click...now it is working. I don't think the tiny pin that comes with the phone activates the phone properly.

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WHERE at the bottom of the phone??? I see no little hole at all.

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Same problem here! Costco said bring it back, I tried the pen after reading this and BAM! It worked instantly

Posted on Sep 07, 2008

  • koz1 Sep 07, 2008

    Same problem - Costco says return phone. Used pen and it worked instantly

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    jeanjoone Nov 21, 2012

    WHERE on the bottom of the phone? I see no little hole at all?

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I had the same Welcome! Please wait. . . for 3 or 4 days.

The ball point pen solution worked right away! ! !

Thanks.

Posted on Aug 20, 2008

Thank you for posting this, I was having the same problem and the pen worked. You need to write to Uniden and ask for a reward, if they don't note that in their phones they are going to get a bunch of these returned.

Posted on Jul 29, 2008

Same problem here too. Costco say's "bring it back"

Posted on Jul 25, 2008

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