this is why i value newsgroups soo much!

stupid me, yes i am trying to use a plantronics headset that works just fine
on my 8265 and my wife's 3390.

when i say "universal" i automatically thought it was universal to nokia.
i'll stop in at a radio shack and test it.

thank you Davyde!!

parker
STL
1) sprintpcs
1) attws
1) tmobile
nokia all the way!!

"Davyde" <[email protected]> wrote in message
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> Are you using the correct type of headset, which should be a universal

2.5mm
> headset (with 2 black rings on the plug)? A few people i know of try to

use
> nokia 3300 & 8000 series phone headsets (with 3 black rings on the plug),
> and usually encounter such a scenario.
>
> "Parker Brooks" <[email protected]> wrote in message
> news:[email protected]
> > hi all,
> >
> > just got this 3585i and love it. only problem i've found so far is when

> i've
> > plugged in a hands free set into the headset port. briefly there is a
> > headset icon shown on the screen and then it's gone, and the headset

> doesn't
> > work. the phone acts like it doesn't even notice it, the phone's normal
> > speaker and mic are active.
> >
> > i notice that if i pull the plug of the headset out just a bit, the icon
> > stays up, but i can't hear/ talk over the headset.
> >
> > anyone else have this, or any ideas?
> >
> > thanks,
> > parker
> > STL
> >
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