pull to remove base
main button / knob
the cap of ortho remote is the main button and knob. you can click on it or turn it.
the bottom of the ortho remote is removable, pull the tap to remove back cover to change batteries.
there are also a pairing button and an RGB LED indicator. refer to instructions below.
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ortho remote comes with two AAA batteries already installed. if there's any need to change batteries, remove base and insert new ones.
press and hold pairing button on bottom side of ortho remote for 3 seconds.
the LED will pulsate light blue for 30 seconds indicating that ortho remote is scanning for devices.
confirm on host device. if pairing with OD-11 press and hold function button for 3 seconds. note: If OD-11 OS is earlier than 0.9.5 you need to upgrade in order to pair with ortho remote.
if pairing with an iOS device, follow the steps above and go to settings / bluetooth and select ortho remote.
the LED turns solid green for 5 seconds indicating that ortho remote is paired with host device.
now ortho remote is paired with host device and ready to use.
enjoy the great music, anywhere and anytime!
tap the main button to
tap again while playing
turn the main button to adjust volume.
double tap the main button while playing to skip track.
triple tap to play the previous track.
note: after 30 seconds of inactivity the ortho remote goes to sleep. the bond with host device is however maintained. by turning or pressing main button the ortho remote wakes up.
press and hold secondary button on bottom side of ortho remote for 3 seconds to drop the connection with the host device.
open audio midi setup.
go to window > midi studio > double-click bluetooth configuration.
press and hold pairing button for 3 seconds.
press [connect] in bluetooth configuration.
the ortho remote is now connected as a midi device.
click and release the secondary button on bottom side of ortho remote. the LED will display battery level status by color:
battery level >= 60%
battery level >= 30%
battery level < 30%
battery level status is displayed for 5 seconds.
during normal operation:
advertising mode (ortho remote is unpaired and ready to pair with any ble central)
directed advertising mode (ortho remote is already paired and looking to connect the paired ble central)
connection has been established (led is green for 1 second)
error (led is red for one second after which the ortho remote reboots)
see above section 'battery status' for LED indication during battery check.
product name: ortho remote
assembled in malaysia
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Statement
you are cautioned that changes or modifications not expressly approved by the part responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
this equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC rules. these limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. this equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. however, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation.
if this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.
consult the dealer or an experienced radio/tv technician for help.
this device complies with part 15 of the FCC rules. operation is subject to the following two conditions:
1) this device may not cause harmful interference and
2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation of the device.
this device complies with industry canada licence-exemptRSS standard(s).
operation is subject to the following two conditions:
(1) this device may not cause interference, and
(2) this device must accept any interference, including interference that may cause undesired operation of the device.
le présent appareil est conforme aux CNR d'Industrie canada applicables aux appareils radio exempts de licence. l'exploitation est autorisée aux deux conditions suivantes:
(1) l'appareil ne doit pas produire de brouillage, et
(2) l'utilisateur de l'appareil doit accepter tout brouillage radioélectrique subi, même si le brouillage est susceptible d'en compromettre le fonctionnement.
FCC RF Radiation Exposure Statement
this equipment complies with FCC radiation exposure limits set forth for an uncontrolled environment. end users must follow the specific operating instructions for satisfying RF exposure compliance. this transmitter must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter.
maximum operating temperature is 50 celsius degrees
this product includes batteries
battery model: panasonic R03 AAA carbon-zink
replacing the batteries with an incorrect type may cause an explosion. disposing a battery into a fire or a hot oven, mechanically crushing or cutting the battery, may result in an explosion. leaving a battery in an extremely high temperature environment may result in an explosion or the leakage of flammable liquid or gas.
subjecting a battery to extremely low air pressure may result in an explosion or the leakage of flammable liquid or gas.
hereby teenage engineering declares that the ortho remote is in compliance with Directive 2014/53/EU.
this unit operates in the frequency range of 2402 MHz to 2480 MHz. the maximum radio-frequency power transmitted is 2 dBm.
the declaration of conformity can be found at: