Why is my VTech cordless phone not working?

Why is my VTech cordless phone not working?

Reset your Phone If your telephone is not operating normally, disconnect the battery(s) from the handset and disconnect power from the base. After a few minutes, connect power to the base, install the battery(s) and cradle the handset in the base to allow it to establish a link. You can now try using your phone again.

Are all VTech cordless phones compatible?

Purchase VTech cordless phones from any third-party supplier. Ensure you can add handsets to the phone system before you buy it. Many VTech cordless phone systems will allow two and eight handsets.

How do you program a VTech cordless phone?

How to Program VTech Cordless Phones

  1. Pick up the VTech cordless phone from the base.
  2. Press the “Select” button when you have reached the directory menu.
  3. Enter in the number you want to save for this contact on the “Enter Number” screen which appears after you program the name.

How do I fix my VTech cordless phone?

  1. Step 1: Disconnect the power to the telephone base.
  2. Step 2: Disconnect the handset battery.
  3. Step 3: Wait a few minutes and then reconnect the power to the telephone base.
  4. Step 4: Reconnect the handset battery.

Can you connect different cordless phones?

In short, the answer is yes- sometimes. Assuming that both the base and the handset use DECT and GAP to connect to each other, then they should be able to function together. That being said, they may not work together perfectly.

Is the VTech cs6829-2 DECT 6.0 cordless phone?

The Vtech CS6829-2 DECT 6.0 Cordless Phone and Digital Answering System with 2 Handsets is a replacement for an older discontinued model of the same phone. I couldn’t get the battery cover off the old handsets to replace the worn out batteries. Today is the first day of using the new set. There is no static or hum, the conversation is clear.

How many minutes does a VTech cordless phone record?

Digitally records up to 14 minutes of messages, the system allows for instant playback, selective save or delete, skipping or repeating messages from the handset or base, and remote access to listen to messages and change outgoing announcement. The caller ID log stores up to 50 entries.

How to tell if a VTech phone is in use?

Press once and then release to page all system handsets. IN USElight On when the handset is in use. Flashes quickly when there is an incoming call. Flashes slowly when another telephone sharing the same line is in use. Telephone base overview Battery indicators Battery status Action

Where can I buy a VTech power adapter in Canada?

To order a replacement, visit our website at or call \ (800) 595-95\\. In Canada, go to or call \ (800) 267-7377. The power adapter is intended to be correctly oriented in a vertical or floor mount position.