How to Use the Binatone Speakeasy Combo 3610 Phone
The Binatone Speakeasy Combo 3610 is a corded and digital cordless telephone with an answering machine. It is designed for people who want a simple and easy-to-use phone with large buttons and clear display. In this article, we will show you how to set up and use the Binatone Speakeasy Combo 3610 phone.
Setting Up the Phone
To set up the phone, you will need to connect the power adapter, the telephone line cord, and the handset cord to the base unit. You will also need to insert the batteries into the cordless handset and charge it for at least 15 hours before using it for the first time. You can find detailed instructions on how to do this in the user manual[^1^].
Setting the Date and Time
It is important to set the date and time on your phone so that you can see when you receive or make calls and when messages are recorded on the answering machine. To set the date and time, follow these steps:
Press the MENU button on the base unit.
Use the UP or DOWN button to select DATE/TIME and press OK.
Use the number buttons to enter the current year, month, day, hour, and minute.
Press OK to confirm.
You can also set the date and time on the cordless handset by following similar steps. Refer to the user manual[^2^] for more details.
Making and Receiving Calls
To make a call, you can either use the corded handset or the cordless handset. To use the corded handset, simply lift it from the base unit and dial the number. To use the cordless handset, press the TALK button and dial the number. You can also use the speakerphone function on both handsets by pressing the SPEAKER button.
To receive a call, you can either answer it with the corded handset or the cordless handset. To answer with the corded handset, simply lift it from the base unit. To answer with the cordless handset, press the TALK button or any number button. You can also use the speakerphone function on both handsets by pressing the SPEAKER button.
Using the Answering Machine
The answering machine can record up to 15 minutes of messages from callers when you are not available to answer the phone. You can turn on or off the answering machine by pressing the ANS ON/OFF button on the base unit. You can also record your own outgoing message (OGM) that callers will hear before leaving a message. To record your OGM, follow these steps:
Press and hold the OGM REC button on the base unit until you hear a beep.
Speak your message clearly into the microphone on the base unit.
Press OGM REC again to stop recording.
To listen to your messages, press the PLAY/STOP button on the base unit. You can also delete, skip, or repeat messages using other buttons on the base unit. Refer to
the user manual[^1^] for more details.
If you encounter any problems with your phone, you can try some of these solutions:
If your phone does not work at all, check that all cords are plugged in securely and that there is power at
If your cordless handset does not work, check that it is charged and within range of
the base unit.
If you cannot hear or be heard on a call, adjust
the volume level on your handset or switch to another line if you have more than one.
If you have any other questions or issues, contact Binatone Helpline at 0845 345 9677 (UK only) or visit their website at http://www.binatoneonline.com. aa16f39245