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Caution: Users should not attempt to
make such connections themselves, but
should contact the appropriate electric
inspection authority, or electrician, as
NOTICE: The Ringer Equivalence
Number (REN) assigned to each
terminal device provides an indication
of the maximum number of terminal
allowed to be connected to a telephone
interface. The termination on an
interface may consist of any
combination of devices subject only to
the requirement that the sum of the
Ringer Equivalence Number of all the
devices does not exceed 5.
IMPORTANT INSTRUCTION TO
Your model (SPP-ID971) has been
approved by the Industry Canada.
Operation is subject to the following two
conditions: (1) this device may not cause
interference, and (2) this device must
accept any interference, including
interference that may cause undesired
operation of the device.
Privacy of communications may not be
ensured when using this telephone.
DIGITAL SECURITY CODE
Your SPP-ID971 has been assigned a
permanent and unique digital security
code out of possible 16.8 million codes.
To prevent fire or shock hazard, do
not expose the unit to rain or
To avoid electrical shock, do not open
the cabinet. Refer servicing to
qualified personnel only.
INDUSTRY CANADA NOTICE
NOTICE: The Industry Canada label
identifies certified equipment. This
certification means that the equipment
meets certain telecommunications
network protective, operational and
safety requirements as prescribed in the
appropriate Terminal Equipment
Technical Requirements document(s).
The Department does not guarantee the
equipment will operate to the user's
Before installing this equipment, users
should ensure that it is permissible to be
connected to the facilities of the local
telecommunications company. The
equipment must also be installed using
an acceptable method of connection.
The customer should be aware that
compliance with the above conditions
may not prevent degradation of service
in some situations.
Repairs to certified equipment should be
coordinated by a representative
designated by the supplier. Any repairs
or alterations made by the user to this
equipment, or equipment malfunctions
may give the telecommunications
company cause to request the user to
disconnect the equipment.
Users should ensure for their own
protection that the electrical ground
connections of the power utility,
telephone lines and internal metallic
water pipe system, if present, are
connected together. This precaution may
be particularly important in rural areas.
Table of contents
Table of contents
Read this first
Step 1: Checking the package
Step 2: Setting up the base unit
Step 3: Preparing the battery
Step 4: Entering the area code
Identifying the parts
Storing phone numbers and
Changing a stored name
and/or phone number
Erasing a memory location
Making calls from the Phone
Setting the ringer type
Turning off the ringer of the
Caller ID Features
Understanding the Caller ID
When you receive a call
Looking at the Caller ID list
Viewing the Caller ID list
Erasing data from the
Caller ID list
Using the Caller ID list
Calling back a number from
the Caller ID list
Storing a number of the
Caller ID list into the Phone
To change the number of
digits of the phone number
Using "Caller ID with Visual Call
Using visual message waiting
Mounting the base unit on a wall
Notes on power sources
Read this first
Before you use your phone, you must first set it up. Here's a quick way
to set up your phone: Steps 1, 2, 3 and 4.
Step 2 (pages 6 to 8)
Next, you need to do three things to set
up the base unit, including finding the
best location for the base unit.
Step 3 (pages 9 to 10)
Then, insert the battery pack into the
handset and charge it for more than 12
Step 4 (pages 11 to 13)
Finally, enter the area code to use the
Caller ID service.
First, unpack the phone and the supplied
Step 1 (page 5)
Telephone line cords (2)
AC power adaptor (AC-T127)
Wall bracket for base unit
Checking the package contents
Make sure you have received the following items in the package.
If anything is missing, contact your local Sony dealer.