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PDF Content Summary: M Talkabout T42 Owner’s Manual *MN005204A01* MN005204A01-AB Printed in Battery Level and Low Battery Alert Blinks when battery power level is low; replace batteries immediately. Turning Your Radio On/Off Press and hold the MENU/ button to turn your radio ON/ OFF. Adjusting the Volume Adjust the volume by pressing the and buttons. Talking and Listening All radios in your group must be set to the same channel in order to communicate. 1. Hold your radio 2 to 3 cm from your mouth. 2. Press and hold the PTT button while speaking. The Transmit icon appears on the display. 3. Release the PTT button. You can now receive incoming calls. When you do, the Receive icon appears on the display. For maximum clarity, hold the radio 2 to 3 cm away and avoid covering the microphone while talking. Talk Range Your radio is designed to maximize performance and improve transmission range. Ensure the radios are at least 5 feet apart when in used. Push-to-Talk Time-Out Timer To prevent accidental transmissions and save battery life, the radio emits a continuous warning tone and stops transmitting if you press the PTT button for 60 seconds continuously. Menu Options •When the leader radio has no sub-code feature, such as this radio (T42), all radios in the group will have their sub-code set to 0 (Disable). When the sub-code is set to 0, all transmissions on the selected channel will be heard, regardless of the transmitting radio sub-code setting. 1. Pick any one of the radios as the “Leader’s radio”. On this radio, program the Channel and Sub-Code to the desired settings. See “Selecting the Channel” and “Selecting the Sub-Code” sections in this user manual. The sub-code for T42 radio is fixed at zero and cannot be programmed. 2. To copy the channel and Sub-Code combination to all the other “Members’ radios”, press and hold the button on the Members’ radios until you hear a beep. Release the button after the beep, and wait for the transmission from the Leader’s radio. Note: • Icon blinks on the display. This confirms that the radio is in Easy Pairing mode waiting to receive the Channel and Sub-Code settings from the Leader’s radio. All Members’ radios remain in this mode for 3 minutes. • A group with many radios should have all users take this step at the same time, so all radios can be programmed in one go. 3. On the Leader’s radio, press and hold down the button until you hear a double beep. Note: • At the double beep, this radio’s Channel and Sub-Code settings will be transmitted, which will be received and copied by all the other (Members’) radios. • The Leader’s radio must make this transmission when all the Members’ radios are still in the Easy Pairing mode, otherwise the transmission will not be picked up. • On the Leader’s radio, user must remember not to release the

Talkabout T42 Owner’s Manual en-US Two Way Mode button on the first (single) beep, otherwise this radio will become another Member’s radio. If that happens, you can press PTT to RF Energy Exposure and Product Safety Guide for Portable Two-Way Radios Attention! Before using this product, read the RF Energy Exposure and Product Safety Guide that ships with the radio which contains instructions for safe usage and RF energy awareness and control for compliance with applicable standards and Menu Key Channel (1± ) Menu Key 6FDQ 0RGH Menu Key 0RQLWRU 0RGH Selecting the Channel Menu Key escape, and retry the steps described in #3 again. •When the Leader’s radio does not have sub-code feature, all members’ radios will have their sub-code set to zero (Disable). When a radio sub-code is set to zero, all transmissions received on the channel will be sent to the speaker, regardless of the sub code embedded in the transmission. •This radio (T42) does not have sub-code feature and is not compatible with radios with sub-code enabled. Please ensure all radios in the group have their sub-code disabled (Sub-code is set

regulation. T42 Twin Pack Package Content T42 Radio 2 Belt clip 2 The radio uses channel as the frequency to transmit. 1. Press Menu until the channel number starts to flash. 2. Press or to change the channel. Long press on these keys allows you to scroll through the channels rapidly to browse the codes. 3. Press PTT button to exit menu or Menu to continue set up. to Zero). With Easy pairing, either use T42 as the leader, or ask the Leader to set sub-code to zero before performing easy pairing. Warranty Information The authorized Motorola Solutions dealer or retailer where you purchased your Motorola Solutions two-way radio and/or original accessories will honour a warranty claim and/or provide warranty service. Stickersheet (16 pieces) 1 Owner’s manual 1 Personalization Stickers: Stickers are provided in order to personalize and keep track of radios. Use permanent marker for the blank stickers. Frequency Chart Sub-Code This radio does not have sub-code feature. When using this radio with radio models that use sub-code, please make sure the radios with sub-code have their sub-code disabled. Set sub-code to Zero. Call Tones Your radio is equipped with a call tone. To transmit a call tone, press / button. Please return your radio to your dealer or retailer to claim your warranty service. Do not return your radio to Motorola Solutions. In order to be eligible to receive warranty service, you must present your receipt of purchase or a comparable substitute proof of purchase bearing the date of purchase. The two-way radio should also clearly display the serial number. The warranty will not apply if the type or serial numbers on the

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1 448.7500 10 448.8625 19 449.1875 2 448.7625 11 448.8750 20 449.2000 3 448.7750 12 448.8875 21 449.2125 4 448.7875 13 448.9000 22 449.2250 5 448.8000 14 448.9125 23 449.2375 6 448.8125 15 448.9250 24 449.2500 7 448.8250 16 449.1500 25 449.2625 8 448.8375 17 449.1625 26 448.7375 9 448.8500 18 449.1750 27 449.1375 Radio Control Buttons Antenna PTT Button Volume/Scroll You may enable or disable the keypad tones. You will hear the keypad each time a button is pushed. 1. Press and hold the button, while turning the radio ON, it turns the keypad tone OFF. 2. To turn the Keypad Tone ON, turn the radio OFF and ON again without pressing the button. Roger Tone You can set your radio to transmit a unique tone when you finish transmitting. It is like saying “Roger” or “Over” to let others know you have finished talking. 1. Press and hold button while turning the radio ON, it turns the Roger Tone OFF. 2. Turn the radio OFF and ON again without pressing the button to turn the Roger Tone ON. Keypad Lock To avoid accidentally changing your radio settings: 1. Press and hold / Key Lock until the Key Lock Indicator icon displays. 2. You can turn the radio on and off, adjust the volume, receive, transmit, send a call tone, when in the lock mode. All other functions remain locked. What Is Not Covered By The Warranty • Defects or damage resulting from use of the Product in other than its normal and customary manner or by not following the instructions in this user manual. • Defects of damage from misuse, accident or neglect. • Defects of damage from improper testing, operation, maintenance, adjustment, or any alteration or modification of any kind. • Breakage or damage to aerials unless caused directly by defects in material or workmanship. • Products disassembled or repaired in such a manner as to adversely affect performance or prevent adequate inspection and testing to verify any warranty claim. • Defects or damage due to range. • Defects or damage due to moisture, liquid or spills. • All plastic surfaces and all other externally exposed parts that are scratched or damaged due to normal use. • Products rented on a temporary basis. • Periodic maintenance and repair or replacement of parts due to normal usage, wear and tear. Copyright Information

Menu/ Power Microphone Easy Pairing Button Radio Display 3 4 1 5 Call Tone/ Lock Speaker 1. Keypad Lock 2. Easy Pairing 3. Mute 4. Scan Indicator 3. Press / Key Lock and hold until the Key Lock Indicator is no longer displayed to unlock the radio. Channel Scan Mode Enables your radio to scan for active channels. When an activity is detected, your radio lands (stays) on that channel for 2 seconds. To transmit on that channel, press the PTT button. When an activity on the landed channel ends, your radio continues scanning other channels. To turn the channel scan ON: 1. MENU/ to enter menu. Advance until blinks. 2. / button to turn ON channel scan. MENU/ or PTT to turn OFF Scan mode. Monitor Mode Enables you to listen for weak signals on the current channel. To turn the Monitor Mode ON: The Motorola Solutions products described in this manual may include copyrighted Motorola Solutions programs, stored semiconductor memories or other media. Laws in the United States and other countries preserve for Motorola Solutions, certain exclusive rights for copyrighted computer programs, including the exclusive right to copy or reproduce in any form, the copyrighted Motorola Solutions programs. Accordingly, any copyrighted Motorola Solutions computer programs contained in the Motorola Solutions products described in this manual may not be copied or reproduced in any manner without express written permission of Motorola Solutions. Furthermore, the purchase of Motorola Solutions products shall not be deemed to grant either directly or by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license under the copyrights, patents or patent applications of Motorola Solutions, except for the normal non-exclusive royalty free 6 2 7 8 Installing the Batteries 5. Battery Level Meter 6. Transmit 7. Receive 8. Channel Indicator 1. MENU/ button to enter menu. Advance through the menu until icon blinks. 2. Press the / button for continuous listening. The icon continues to blink. To turn the Monitor Mode OFF: Press the MENU/ button to return to “Normal” mode. The license to use that arises by operation of law in the sale of a products.

1. Make sure your radio is OFF. 2. To remove the battery compartment door, press the tab at the bottom of the compartment door. Remove the door. Insert three AAA batteries into the battery compartment. 3. Replace the battery compartment door. icon stops blinking. Easy Pairing This feature allows a group of radio users to program all their radios to the same Channel and Sub-Code settings quickly and simultaneously. Any one radio within the group can be designated as the “Leader’s radio” and have it’s Channel and Sub-Code settings transmitted to and copied by all the other radios in the group (Members’ radios). Note: MOTOROLA, MOTO, MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS and the Stylized M logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Motorola Trademark Holdings, LLC and are used under license. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. © 2018 Motorola Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.







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