Enable Bluetooth and Connect a Headset

To use a Bluetooth headset with your phone, you need to enable Bluetooth, pair your headset, and connect your Bluetooth device to your phone. You can pair up to five Bluetooth headsets with your phone; however, you can connect only one headset at a time.

The following instructions are intended as a guide and do not apply to all Bluetooth devices. You can usually find instructions for your headset on the device manufacturer's web site.

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Settings > Basic > Bluetooth Settings.
  2. Select Bluetooth then select On.
    The Bluetooth icon Icon image. is displayed in the status bar. After the icon displays, you can pair and connect your Bluetooth-enabled device.
  3. Turn your Bluetooth device on and place the device in Discovery mode.
    Refer to your Bluetooth device's documentation for information on how to place your device in discovery mode.
  4. Return to Bluetooth Settings and select Manage Devices.
  5. Tap Scan to find your Bluetooth device.
  6. Select your headset in the scanned list in the Manage Devices screen.
  7. Tap Pair in the Available Devices screen to begin the pairing process.
  8. Select Connect to connect the paired device.
    The Bluetooth Headset icon image text along with a message that the device is connected displays in the Manage Devices screen and in the status bar of the VVX phone.
After you connect a Bluetooth device to a VVX 600/601 phone, the VVX phone automatically connects to the last connected Bluetooth device after the phone reboots or restarts.