3 Safety and General Information Body-Worn Operation 3.2.3
IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SAFE AND EFFICIENT 3.2 Operational Precautions 3.2.3 Body-Worn Operation 3.3 RF Energy Interference/Compatibility
3Safety and General Information
OPERATION. READ THIS INFORMATION BEFORE USING To maintain compliance with RF energy exposure guidelines,
To assure optimal phone performance and make sure human Note: Nearly every electronic device is susceptible to RF
YOUR PHONE. if you wear a phone on your body when transmitting, always
exposure to RF energy is within the guidelines set forth in the energy interference from external sources if inadequately
The information provided in this document supersedes the relevant standards, always adhere to the following place the phone in a Motorola-supplied or approved clip, shielded, designed, or otherwise configured for RF energy
general safety information in user guides published prior to procedures. holder, holster, case, or body harness for this phone, if compatibility. In some circumstances your phone may cause
December 1, 2002. available. Use of accessories not approved by Motorola may interference.
3.2.1 External Antenna Care exceed RF energy exposure guidelines. If you do not use one
Use only the supplied or Motorola-approved replacement of the body-worn accessories approved or supplied by 3.3.1 Facilities
3.1 Exposure To Radio Frequency (RF) Motorola, and are not using the phone held in the normal use
antenna. Unauthorised antennas, modifications, or Turn off your phone in any facility where posted notices
Energy attachments could damage the phone. position, ensure the phone and its antenna are at least 1 inch instruct you to do so. These facilities may include hospitals
Your phone contains a transmitter and a receiver. When it is (2.5 centimetres) from your body when transmitting.
Do NOT hold the external antenna when the phone is IN USE. or health care facilities that may be using equipment that is
ON, it receives and transmits RF energy. When you sensitive to external RF energy.
communicate with your phone, the system handling your call Holding the external antenna affects call quality and may 3.2.4 Data Operation
cause the phone to operate at a higher power level than
controls the power level at which your phone transmits. When using any data feature of the phone, with or without an 3.3.2 Aircraft
needed. In addition, use of unauthorised antennas may result
Your Motorola phone is designed to comply with local accessory cable, position the phone and its antenna at least 1
in non-compliance with the local regulatory requirements in When instructed to do so, turn off your phone when on
regulatory requirements in your country concerning inch (2.5 centimetres) from your body.
your country. board an aircraft. Any use of a phone must be in accordance
exposure of human beings to RF energy. with applicable regulations per airline crew instructions.
3.2.2 Phone Operation 3.2.5 Approved Accessories
Use of accessories not approved by Motorola, including but
When placing or receiving a phone call, hold your phone as
not limited to batteries and antenna, may cause your phone
you would a wireline telephone.
to exceed RF energy exposure guidelines. For a list of
approved Motorola accessories, visit our website at
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3.3.3 Medical Devices Potentially Explosive Atmospheres 3.5.2
3.3.3 Medical Devices Other Medical Devices phone is placed in the air bag deployment area and the air a blasting area, or in areas posted “Turn off electronic
If you use any other personal medical device, consult the bag inflates, the phone may be propelled with great force and devices.” Obey all signs and instructions.
Pacemakers manufacturer of your device to determine if it is adequately cause serious injury to occupants of the vehicle.
Pacemaker manufacturers recommend that a minimum shielded from RF energy. Your GP may be able to assist you 3.5.4 Batteries
separation of 6 inches (15 centimetres) be maintained in obtaining this information. 3.5.2 Potentially Explosive Atmospheres Batteries can cause property damage and/or bodily injury
between a mobile phone and a pacemaker. Turn off your phone prior to entering any area with a such as burns if a conductive material such as jewellery,
Persons with pacemakers should: potentially explosive atmosphere, unless it is a phone type keys, or beaded chains touch exposed terminals. The
3.4 Use While Driving especially qualified for use in such areas and certified as conductive material may complete an electrical circuit (short
• ALWAYS keep the phone more than 6 inches (15 Check the laws and regulations on the use of phones in the “Intrinsically Safe.” Do not remove, install, or charge circuit) and become quite hot. Exercise care in handling any
centimetres) from your pacemaker when the phone is area where you drive. Always obey them. batteries in such areas. Sparks in a potentially explosive charged battery, particularly when placing it inside a pocket,
turned ON. atmosphere can cause an explosion or fire resulting in bodily bag, or other container with metal objects. Use only
When using your phone while driving, please:
• NOT carry the phone in the breast pocket. injury or even death. Motorola original batteries and chargers.
• Give full attention to driving and to the road.
• Use the ear opposite the pacemaker to minimise the Note: The areas with potentially explosive atmospheres Your battery or phone may contain symbols, defined as
• Use hands-free operation, if available.
potential for interference. referred to above include fuelling areas such as below decks follows:
• Pull off the road and park before making or answering on boats, fuel or chemical transfer or storage facilities, areas
• Turn OFF the phone immediately if you have any reason Symbol Definition
a call if driving conditions so require. where the air contains chemicals or particles, such as grain,
to suspect that interference is taking place. Important safety information will follow.
dust, or metal powders. Areas with potentially explosive
Hearing Aids atmospheres are often but not always posted.
3.5 Operational Warnings Your battery or phone should not be
Some digital mobile phones may interfere with some hearing disposed of in a fire.
aids. In the event of such interference, you may want to
3.5.3 Blasting Caps and Areas
3.5.1 For Vehicles With an Air Bag
consult your hearing aid manufacturer to discuss To avoid possible interference with blasting operations, turn
Do not place a phone in the area over an air bag or in the air
alternatives. OFF your phone when you are near electrical blasting caps, in
bag deployment area. Air bags inflate with great force. If a
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3.6 Seizures/Blackouts Repetitive Motion Injuries 3.7
Symbol Definition Parents should monitor their children's use of video game or • Take a minimum 15-minute break every hour of game European Union Directives Conformance Statement
Your battery or phone may require other features that incorporate blinking lights on the phones. playing.
Hereby, Motorola declares that this product is in compliance
recycling in accordance with local laws. All persons should discontinue use and consult a doctor if
• If your hands, wrists, or arms become tired or sore with
Contact your local regulatory authorities any of the following symptoms occur: convulsion, eye or
while playing, stop and rest for several hours before
muscle twitching, loss of awareness, involuntary • The essential requirements and other
for more information. playing again.
movements, or disorientation. relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC
Your battery or phone should not be • If you continue to have sore hands, wrists, or arms
thrown in the trash. To limit the likelihood of such symptoms, please take the • All other relevant EU Directives
during or after play, stop playing and see a doctor.
following safety precautions:
Your phone contains an internal lithium
ion battery. • Do not play or use a blinking-lights feature if you are
tired or need sleep.
Some people may be susceptible to epileptic seizures or
• Take a minimum of a 15-minute break hourly.
• Play in a room in which all lights are on.
blackouts when exposed to blinking lights, such as when • Play at the farthest distance possible from the screen. Number
watching television or playing video games. These seizures
or blackouts may occur even if a person never had a previous The above gives an example of a typical Product Approval
seizure or blackout. 3.7 Repetitive Motion Injuries Number.
If you have experienced seizures or blackouts, or if you have When you play games on your phone, you may experience You can view your product's Declaration of Conformity
a family history of such occurrences, please consult with occasional discomfort in your hands, arms, shoulders, neck, (DoC) to Directive 1999/5/EC (the R&TTE Directive) at
your doctor before playing video games on your phone or or other parts of your body. Follow these instructions to www.motorola.com/rtte - to find your DoC, enter the product
enabling a blinking-lights feature on your phone. (The avoid problems such as tendonitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, Approval Number from your product's label in the "Search"
blinking-light feature is not available on all products.) or other musculoskeletal disorders: bar on the Web site
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4 Recycling Information
4.1 Caring for the Environment by
When you see this symbol on a Motorola product,
do not dispose the product with household waste.
4.2 Recycling Mobile Phones and
Do not dispose of mobile phones or electrical accessories,
such as chargers or headsets, with your household waste. In
some countries or regions, collection systems are set up to
handle electrical and electronic waste items. Contact your
regional authorities for more details. If collection systems
aren’t available, return unwanted mobile phones or electrical
accessories to any Motorola Approved Service Centre in your
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5.1 About This Guide 5.2 Installing the USIM, SIM, or Memory
This guide describes the basic features of your Motorola Cards
mobile phone. Caution: Do not bend or scratch your card. Avoid exposing
To obtain another copy of this guide, see the Motorola Web your card to static electricity, water, or dirt.
site at: Your 3G USIM (Universal IC Card) contains your phone
www.hellomoto.com number, service details, and contacts list/message memory.
Your phone can use GSM SIM (Subscriber Identity Module)
A Quick Start Guide for this product is also available.
cards, but not all features will be available.
5.1.1 Optional Features
This label identifies an optional network, SIM
card, or subscription-dependent feature that may
not be offered by all service providers in all
geographical areas. Contact your service provider
for more information.
5.1.2 Optional Accessories
This label identifies a feature that requires an 1 2
optional Motorola Original™ accessory.
5.3 Memory Card Battery Tips 5.4
To show the amount of free space on either the Phone 5.4 Battery Tips • It is normal for batteries to gradually wear down and
Memory or the Memory Card, press M and select Settings require longer charging times. If you notice a change in
Battery life depends on the network, signal strength,
> Phone Status > Storage Devices. Scroll to the desired storage your battery life, it is probably time to purchase a new
temperature, features, and accessories you use.
device and press Details. See “Viewing and Managing battery.
Pictures” on page 32. • Always use Motorola Original batteries and
Contact your local recycling centre for proper battery
battery chargers. The warranty does not
If you have a TransFlash removable memory card, disposal.
cover damage caused by non-Motorola
the use of an SD adapter allows you to use it in Warning: Never dispose of batteries in a fire because
batteries and/or chargers.
other devices that are compatible with SD cards they may explode.
3 4 (for example, digital cameras, laptops, • New batteries or batteries stored for a long time may
mp3-players). take more time to charge. Before using your phone, please read the battery safety
information in the Safety and General Information section
5.3 Memory Card • When charging your battery, keep it near room
included in this guide.
Insert the Memory Card next to the SIM card (see above)
underneath the phone battery. • When storing your battery, keep it uncharged in a cool,
dark, dry place, such as a refrigerator.
The Memory Card provides you with a larger storage
capacity than the Phone Memory. When you download for • Never expose batteries to temperatures below -10°C
example pictures, sounds, video clips or Java applications, (14°F) or above 45°C (113°F). Always take your phone
they will be saved to the Memory Card. with you when you leave your vehicle.
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5.5 Installing the Battery Turning Your Phone On 5.8
5.5 Installing the Battery 5.6 Using Your Charger Action 5.8 Turning Your Phone On
Your phone is designed to use only The battery charger shipped with this device is specifically 1 Plug the travel
Motorola Original™ batteries and accessories. designed for use with Motorola 3G mobile phones. Inserting charger into your
1 Open your phone.
a non-compatible charger might cause the phone to shut phone with the
down and begin charging at a very slow rate. When an release tab facing 2 Press and hold
for 2 seconds to Power
incompatible charger is attached, you might not be able to up.
turn on the phone. Key
make and receive calls.
2 Plug the other end of the travel charger into the
Please use only the following charger kits with this device:
appropriate electrical outlet.
• CH620 rapid charger, kit number CFPN1108AB, 3 If necessary, press S to scroll to the User Account
3 When your phone indicates Charge Complete, press the you want. Then press the Select key to select the
including: release tab and remove the travel charger. account from the list (stored on the SIM card).
- SPN5195A charger (SPN5049A in plastic bag)
4 If necessary, enter your SIM card PIN code and press
- SYN7455A UK plug & SYN7456A Euro plug Tip: You can safely leave the travel charger connected to the OK key to unlock the SIM card.
1 2 your phone after charging is complete. This will not damage
• VC600 in car rapid charger, kit number CFLN1306AB – Caution: If you enter an incorrect PIN code 3 times in
(includes: SYN0707B) a row, your SIM card is disabled and your phone
displays SIM Blocked.
5.7 Charging the Battery 5 If necessary, enter your four-digit unlock code and
press OK key to unlock the phone.
New batteries are shipped partially charged. Before using
your phone, please install and fully charge the battery as Tip: The unlock code is originally set to 1234. Your
described below. Some batteries perform best after several service provider may change this number before you
3 full charge/discharge cycles. receive your phone.
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5.9 Adjusting Volume Changing the Call Alert 5.12
5.9 Adjusting Volume 5.10 Making a Call If Open to Answer is Off: 5.13 Viewing Your Phone Number
Press the up or down To make video calls, see page 38. To view your phone number from the home screen, press
volume keys to: M #.
Volume 1 answer the call
• increase or decrease Keys While you are on a call, press M > My Tel. Numbers.
1 keypad keys dial the phone number or
make the call Divert or divert the call to your voicemail or call Note: Your phone number must be stored on your SIM card
during a call 2
divert number, as though your line to use this feature. To store your phone number on the SIM
• increase or decrease speakerphone volume during a 3 end the call and “hang up” the phone
was busy card, see page 54. If you do not know your phone number,
call when you are finished
contact your service provider.
2 end the call and “hang up” the phone
• turn off an incoming call alert when you are finished
Tip: You can also close the phone to end the call.
• increase or decrease the ringer volume setting when
the home screen is visible Note: You can make an emergency call even when the phone
is locked, or when a SIM card is not inserted (see page 58). 5.12 Changing the Call Alert
Tip: At the lowest volume setting, press the down
To set your Ring Style, press M > Settings > Ring Styles (see
volume key once to switch to vibrate alert. Press it
5.11 Answering a Call page 54).
again to switch to silent alert. Press the up volume key
to cycle back to vibrate alert, then ring alert. When you receive a call, your phone rings and/or vibrates Shortcut: In the home screen, press the down volume key to
and displays an incoming call message. switch the alert for incoming calls and other events to vibrate
alert, then silent alert. Press the up volume key to reset ring
When Open to Answer is On, open the phone to answer the call.
To set Open to Answer, press M > Settings > In-Call Setup
> Answer Options > Open to Answer.
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5.14 Entering Text Choosing a Text Entry Mode 5.14.1
5.14 Entering Text The message centre lets you compose and send text Press # in any text entry screen to select one of the Tap Extended Enter letters, numbers, and symbols
messages. following entry modes: by pressing a key one or more times.
Some features require you to enter information.
None Hide the Secondary setting (only
For indicator Primary The primary text entry mode (see the
available for Secondary Setup).
descriptions, Press M to following section).
Entry Details Vh Msg 450
Name: John Smith Highlighted see following open sub- Numeric Enter numbers only (see page 26).
Press S to No.: 2125551212 Option menu. Symbol Enter symbols only (see page 26).
scroll down to
Type: Work $ Press 0 in any text entry screen to change text case. The
Store To: Phone Secondary The secondary text entry mode (see
other options. Voice Name: following indicators show capitalisation status:
Speed #: 2 below to set).
Category: General Flashing = no capital letters = capitalise next letter
Ringer ID: Continental to insert a
cursor Alternatively, you can select a text entry mode in any text only
Done Cancel Send to M Insert quick note,
Press Done indicates entry screen by pressing M > Entry Mode.
picture, or = all capital letters
key to save insertion point.
Press Cancel key to exit without making sound.
changes. Press Send to to enter the Setting Up a Text Entry Mode
recipient. Press M > Entry Setup from any text entry screen. Select Text Entry Mode Indicators
Primary Setup or Secondary Setup, and choose: When you select the Primary or Secondary text entry mode, the
following indicators identify the text entry setting:
5.14.1 Choosing a Text Entry Mode iTAP Let the phone predict each word as
Multiple text entry modes make it easy for you to enter you press keys (see page 24). Primary Second.
names, numbers, and messages. The mode you select Tap Enter letters and numbers by pressing Tap, no capital letters
remains active until you select another mode. a key one or more times. Tap, capitalise next letter
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5.14.2 Using Tap Mode Using Tap Mode 5.14.2
Primary Second. When you enter text with Tap or Tap Extended, the soft key When you enter 3 or more characters in a row, your phone
functions change. may guess the rest of the word. For example, if you enter prog
Tap, all capital letters 1 A keypad key one select a letter, number, or symbol
you might see:
iTAP, no capital letters or more times
2 keypad keys enter remaining characters Block cursor Press K to
iTAP, capitalise next letter indicates Vh Msg 449 delete character Flashing Press S right
only Tip: Press S right to accept a T cursor Vh Msg 433
highlighted to left of to accept
word completion, or * to insert This is a prog ram
iTAP, all capital letters character. insertion point. indicates program, or
a space. After 2 seconds, insertion point. press * to
Two other indicators identify Numeric (Ã) or Symbol (Ä) character is reject it and
entry modes. In a text entry screen, you can press # to switch entry accepted and enter a space
modes. If Tap or Tap Extended is not available as the Primary or cursor moves to Press Cancel to after prog.
next position. Send to M Cancel exit without
5.14.2 Using Tap Mode Secondary entry mode, see page 21.
storing Send to M Cancel
This is the standard mode for entering text on your phone. changes.
Press Send to to enter the If you want a different word (such as progress), continue
Regular Tap mode cycles through the letters and number of
recipient. pressing keypad keys to enter the remaining characters.
the key you press. Tap Extended also cycles through additional
symbols as shown in the chart on page 24.
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5.14.3 Using iTAP™ Mode Using iTAP™ Mode 5.14.3
Character Chart Note: This chart may not reflect the exact character set For example, if you press 7764, letter combinations Entering Words
Use this chart as a guide for entering characters with available on your phone. In an email address or URL editor, that match your keypresses display: In a text entry screen, you can press # to switch entry
Tap Extended. 1 first shows common characters for that editor. modes. An indicator shows which mode is active (see
Tap Text Entry Rules Press C to Press S up page 21). If iTAP mode is not available as the Primary or
1 .?!,@'-_:;()&"~10¿¡%£$¥¤£+x*/ delete 433 Secondary entry mode, see page 21.
Vh Msg to accept
=><#§ • Press a keypad key repeatedly to cycle through its This is a prog ram
character to Program.
2 abc2áàâãçæ left of Press To
• Press S left or right to move the flashing cursor to insertion 1 keypad keys (one show possible letter
the left or right in a text message. point. Press S right press per letter) combinations at the bottom of
4 ghi4íîï to highlight the screen
• The first character of every sentence is capitalised. If
5 jkl5 necessary, press S down to force the character to
prog spoi proh proi c another 2 S left or right highlight the combination you
lowercase before the cursor moves to the next
Select M Cancel combination. want
6 mno6ñóòôõœ Press Select to
position. lock Press * to 3 Select key lock a highlighted combination
7 pqrs7 enter Prog and a
• If you enter or edit information and do not want to save highlighted Press Cancel to exit
8 tuv8úùûü space. You can press keypad keys to
the changes, press to exit without saving. combination. without stroing changes.
add more letters to the end of
9 wxyz9 the combination.
0 change text case, for capital letters 5.14.3 Using iTAP™ Mode If you want a different word (such as Progress), continue
pressing keypad keys to enter the remaining characters.
* enter a space (hold to enter a return) iTAP™ software provides a predictive text entry mode that or
lets you enter a word using one keypress per letter. This can
# change text entry mode (hold for default)
be faster than Tap, because your phone combines the
keypresses into common words.
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5.14.4 Using Numeric Mode Deleting Letters and Words 5.14.6
Press To 5.14.5 Using Symbol Mode 6 ¿¡~µνωΩ 5.14.7 Copying, Cutting, and Pasting Text
* enter the highlighted In a text entry screen, press # to switch entry modes until 7 <>=πΠρσΣ Press M from a text entry screen to display these options:
combination when it spells a the Ä (Symbol) indicator displays.
word Option Description
Press To 9 #%*ζξΞχψΨ Copy Text Copy the text you are about to highlight
A space is automatically inserted
after the word. 1 keypad keys (one show possible symbols at the 0 +-x*/=><#§ (see “Highlighting Text” below).
press per symbol) bottom of the display Copy All Text Copy all text in the editor.
* enter a space (hold to enter a return)
If you enter a word your phone does not recognise, the 2 S left or right highlight the symbol you want Cut Text Cut the text you are about to highlight
# change text entry method (hold for default)
phone stores it to use as one of your word options. When 3 Select key enter the highlighted symbol (see “Highlighting Text” below)
you fill memory space for unrecognised words, your phone Cut All Text Cut all text in the editor.
deletes the oldest words to add new words. Note: This chart may not reflect the exact character set
Symbol Chart available on your phone. In an email address or URL editor, Paste Paste the text you cut or copied.
5.14.4 Using Numeric Mode Use this chart as a guide for entering characters with symbol 1 first shows common characters for that editor. Undo Undo the last copy, cut, or paste in the
mode. current text editor.
In a text entry screen, press # to switch entry modes until 5.14.6 Deleting Letters and Words
the Ã (Numeric) indicator displays. 1 .?!,@'-_:;()&"~10¿¡%£$¥¤£+x*/
Place the cursor to the right of the text you want to delete, Note: Copy All Text also displays in the menu (press M) when
Press keypad keys to enter the numbers you want. When you =><#§
and then: you are viewing details for a Contacts entry, Calendar event,
finish entering numbers, press # to switch to another entry 2 @_αß Browser page, text message, or Call Log entry.
mode. 3 /:;δ∆εϕΦ Action
Press K to delete the last letter.
Press and hold K to clear the entire message.
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5.14.7 Copying, Cutting, and Pasting Text
In a text editor, to highlight and copy or cut text:
Find the Feature M > Copy Text or Cut Text
1 S scroll to the beginning of the text
you want to copy or cut
2 Start key turn on the highlighting marker
3 S scroll to the end of the text you
want to copy or cut
4 Copy key copy or cut the text you selected
or You can now paste the text in
another location or file.
Text remains on your clipboard, available to paste, until you
copy or cut other text or until you turn off your phone.