How do I fix my Vtech cordless phone?


  1. Unplug any power supplies connected to your product;
  2. Remove any installed batteries or battery packs;
  3. Wait 5 minutes;
  4. Plug the power supplies into the product;
  5. Install the batteries.
  6. Finally, try using your product as you normally would.

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.

How do you reset a Vtech cordless phone?

Navigate using the phone buttons to Menu > Admin Settings > Select. Press the 123 soft key to change encoding to lowercase letters, then enter admin as the password. Scroll down to Reset to Default. Press the Yes soft key to confirm the factory reset.

How do I register my Vtech cordless phone?

On the base station, press the HANDSET LOCATOR button for at least four seconds, and then release the button. Both LEDs on the base station begin to flash. Press the # key on the handset to begin registration. The process takes up to 10 seconds to complete.

Why do cordless phones stop working?

Unplug any power supplies connected to your product. Remove any installed batteries or battery packs. Install the batteries. If your product is a cordless telephone, allow time for the cordless handset(s) to establish a link with the base.

How do you know if your cordless phone needs a new battery?

Call quality and volume may drop, especially if the user ranges far away from the base station. Most cordless phones send a distinctive beep or chirp through the handset at 15- or 30-second intervals to alert the user that battery strength has dropped below the level of functionality.

Why does my Vtech phone have no dial tone?

A common issue users have when they do not hear a dial tone is that all the wires of the device are not actually plugged in. Fasten the phone cable into both the wall and the phone base. If there is still no dial tone, the issue most likely is the wiring or your telephone service.

How do you reset a landline phone?

Try unplugging the phone and letting it sit for about 10 minutes. This should reset the phone. Try taking the battery out and then unplugging the base from the power and phone line.

How do I register my cordless phone to my base?

Press and hold HANDSET LOCATOR (or FIND HANDSET), located on the base, for about four seconds, until the IN USE light on the base turns on. Press # on the handset. It will first display Registering, followed by Registered.

Why is my VTech phone not registering?

Try to reset the system by removing the AC power from the base and disconnecting the battery in the handset. After about 1 minute reconnect the AC power to the base and reconnect the battery in the handset, place the handset in the base and allow a couple of minutes for registration.

How long does a VTech battery last?

VTech VM819 Video Baby Monitor with 19Hour Battery Life 1000ft Long Range Auto Night Vision 2.8” Screen 2Way Audio Talk Temperature Sensor Power Saving Mode and Lullabies, White.