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Google™, all in a thin touch QWERTY slider.
• Browsing. Get more from the Web, with a huge
screen and full HTML. Search, browse, everything
you want to do, all made easier.
• Maps, entertainment, and more. The latest
technology and apps. Google Maps™ to find your
way. YouTube™ to stay entertained. Easy access to
Google and thousands of Android applications to
expand your world.
Caution: Before assembling, charging or using your
phone for the first time, please read the important
legal and safety information packaged with your
phone. Once your phone is up and running, touch
Menu > Settings > About phone > Safety
information to read the full information.
the important keys & connectors
When you open or turn your phone,
Power Key the screen adjusts for you.
Press to put
the display to
3.5mm Headset Jack sleep, or hold
to turn off.
connect Home Key
to PC. Touch to return
to the home
Touch to open Phone Contacts Browser Maps
menu options. Camera Key
Shift Scroll &
Back Key Search Key Search
Touch to go Touch for text Press for Delete
back. search. text search.
Let’s go Tip: Remember to write down your user name and
let’s get you up and running password, and keep them in a safe place.
Assemble & charge Turn it on & off
1 MicroSD in (may 2 Battery in To turn on your phone, press and
already be inserted) hold Power (on top of the
To turn off your phone, press and
hold Power , then touch Power
3 Cover on 4 Charge up Wi-Fi connect
If you want to use a Wi-Fi computer network for even
faster Internet access, touch Menu > Settings
3H > Wireless & networks > Wi-Fi settings.
Cool content & more
Browse and download thousands of the coolest apps
Note: Your device is always on when being charged. on the planet from Android Market™.
Caution: Please read “Battery Use & Safety” on Your phone comes with a microSD memory card
page 42. installed—you can load it up with photos, videos, and
music from your computer using “USB drag & drop”
Set up & go on page 38.
The first time you turn on your phone, a setup wizard
guides you through signing in to your existing
Google™ account. If you don’t have a Google account,
you can create one using the wizard.
Let’s go 3
Touchscreen & keys Drag
a few essentials To scroll through a list or J
move slowly, drag across the Rick Wasser
Touch tips touchscreen. Try it: In the L
Here are some tips on how to navigate around your home screen, touch Wallace Mans
phone. Contacts, then drag your M
Contacts list up or down. Jennie Jenkins
Tip: When you drag or flick a
To choose an list, a scroll bar appears on Leo Heaton
icon or option, the right. Drag the scroll bar to move the list to a letter
touch it. Phone Contacts Browser Maps A - Z.
To scroll through a list or move quickly, flick across the
Touch & hold touchscreen (drag quickly and release).
To open special options, Tip: When you flick a long list, touch the screen to stop
touch and hold an icon or it from scrolling.
other item. Try it: In the home L Zoom
screen, touch Contacts,
Wallace Mans Get a closer look at maps or web pages. To zoom in,
then touch and hold a contact M
to open options. double-touch the screen. To zoom out, double touch
Jennie Jenkins the screen again.
4 Touchscreen & keys
Key tips To change how long your phone waits before the
screen goes to sleep automatically, touch Menu
Menu, home, & back > Settings > Sound & display > Screen timeout.
Tip: To make the screen lock when it goes to sleep,
use “Screen lock” on page 40.
Power key menu
Press and hold Power to open the power key
Back Key Menu Key Home Key Search Key
menu, where you can turn off the phone (Power off),
or turn Airplane mode or Silent mode on or off.
Touch Home to close any menu or app and return
to the home screen. In the home screen, touch and Adjust volume
hold Home to show the last few apps you used,
Press the volume keys to
then touch an app to open it.
change the ring volume (in
Touch Search for text search, or touch and hold for the home screen), or the
voice search. earpiece volume (during a Volume Keys
Touch Menu to open menu options, or touch call).
Back to go back.
Spin the screen
Sleep & wake up When you rotate the phone 90 degrees
To save your battery, prevent counterclockwise, the touchscreen can rotate to stay
accidental taps, or when you want right-side up:
to wipe smudges off your Find it: Menu > Settings > Sound & display
touchscreen, put the touchscreen to > Orientation
sleep by pressing Power . To
wake up the touchscreen, just press
Power again, or open the phone.
Touchscreen & keys 5
Home screen The home screen extends beyond what you see on
quick access to the things you need most the screen to give you more room for adding
shortcuts, widgets, and more. Flick the home screen
Quick start: Home screen left and right to see more panels or to add widgets or
The home screen gives you all your latest information
in one place. It’s what you see when you turn on the
phone or touch Home from a menu. It’s basically
Touch & drag this bar down
to check notifications. Phone Contacts Browser Maps
Messaging Market Add a widget, such as a clock, music player, or a
calendar that shows upcoming appointments.
To open a widget, touch it. To add widgets, touch
Phone Contacts Browser Maps Touch to open. Menu > Add > Widgets.
Note: If you install apps from Android Market that
Applications Tab have widgets, touch and hold the home screen, then
Drag up to see select a widget to add to the home screen.
all your apps.
Note: Your home screen might look a little different.
6 Home screen
Shortcuts You can open a new app while already running another.
To add shortcuts to the home screen, open the Touch Home to return to the home screen. Open
Applications tab, then touch and hold the shortcut you the Applications tab and touch the app you want. To
want. It will be added to the home screen. Or, touch switch from one running app to another, touch and
Menu > Add > Shortcuts. hold Home to see what apps are already open,
then touch the one you want. You can view up to the
Apps last six apps that you ran.
Your phone comes with some apps already, and you
can download and install more. To open an app, touch
it. To search, touch Search on the front of the phone,
or touch Search on the QWERTY keypad.
For a text search, touch
All the apps on your phone, the text box & type
including the apps that using the touch keypad
came with your phone, and Messaging Market
or the QWERTY keypad.
the ones you download and Then, touch the icon for
a text search.
install, are listed in Google Search
alphabetical order in your
Applications tab. Search by voice.
To open the Applications
tab, touch and drag Phone status & notifications
The status bar at the top of the screen contains icons
Running multiple apps that tell you about messages and phone status. To
view your notifications, touch the status bar and drag it
No need to close an app before opening another one.
down. Icons on the right tell you about phone status:
Your phone runs multiple apps, all at once.
Bluetooth™ active network (full signal)
Home screen 7
GPS active network (roaming) Calls
Wi-Fi active downloading it’s good to talk
volume voicemail message Quick start: Calls
vibrate 3G (fastest data)
silent flight mode
Find it: Home > Phone
mute call battery (charging)
signal (roaming) battery (full charge)
speakerphone active alarm set
Phone Call log Contacts Favorites
Tip: To see today’s date, touch and hold the status bar
at the top of the screen.
1 2 ABC 3 DEF
Touch to open, then touch an
4 GHI 5 JKL 6 MNO entry to call.
7 PQRS 8 TUV 9 WXYZ Touch to open, then touch an
entry to call.
Enter a phone number and
touch here to call it.
In-call options • To use a Bluetooth™ device, touch Bluetooth.
During a call, touch
Bluetooth to use a Speaker Enter numbers during a call
Bluetooth™ device. To enter numbers during a call, touch Dialpad.
Add Call End Dialpad
Tip: You can
touch Home or Bluetooth Mute Speaker
Back to leave the
Add call End Dialpad
active call display. To
reopen it, touch Home > Phone > Return to
Bluetooth Mute Speaker
call in progress.
To mute a call, touch Mute.
Make & answer calls Recent calls
To make a call, touch Home > Phone, enter a Find it: Home > Phone > Call log
number, then touch . • To call a number, touch it.
To answer a call, drag to the right. • To send a text message, create a contact, view a
To end a call, touch End. contact, or other options, touch and hold an entry.
To ignore a call, drag to the left. • To clear the list, touch Menu > Clear call log
Handsfree Frequent calls
Note: Using a mobile device or accessory while Find it: Home > Phone > Favorites
driving may cause distraction and may be illegal. • To call a number, touch it.
Always obey the laws and drive safely. • To send a text message, view a contact, or other
During a call: options, touch and hold an entry.
• To use the speakerphone, touch Speaker.
Conference calls Web
To start a conference call, call the first number. After you don’t need a PC, surf the web with your phone
they answer, touch Add call and call the next number.
When the next number answers, touch Merge call. Quick start: Browser
Find it: Home > Browser
Your phone number
Find it: Menu > Settings > About phone > Status
Web Images Local News more Connection
> My phone number Over the air
Emergency calls My Loca on: Oﬀ - Turn On
Note: Your service provider programs one or more Touch to open.
emergency phone numbers (such as 911 or 112) that
you can call under any circumstances, even when your Web Address
To enter a URL,
phone is locked. Emergency numbers vary by country. touch .
Your pre-programmed emergency number(s) may not
work in all locations, and sometimes an emergency Sign In Drag or flick to scroll.
iGoogle Preferences Help
iGoogle Preferences Hel
oogl Preferences Help
iGoog eference elp
call cannot be placed due to network, environmental,
or interference issues.
New window Bookmarks Windows Touch to display
1 Touch Home > Phone (if your phone is options.
locked, touch Emergency Call). Refresh Forward More
2 Enter the emergency number.
3 Touch to call the emergency number. Note: If you can’t connect, contact your service
Note: Your mobile device can use AGPS satellite
signals to help emergency services find you (“GPS &
AGPS” on page 44).
Connect Select links
Your phone uses the mobile phone network (over the When you touch a
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and hold the link, your
To use a wireless network, touch Menu > Settings phone shows options, like Open in new window or
> Wireless & networks. Touch Wi-Fi to turn it on and Bookmark link.
touch Wi-Fi settings to search for nearby wireless
networks. Touch a network to connect. Browser options
Touch Menu to see browser options:
Web touch tips
Zoom & magnify options
In Web pages, when you scroll (drag or flick), zoom Refresh Reloads the current page.
icons appear at the bottom of your screen. Windows View the browser windows that
are currently open.
New window Add a new browser window to
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The Darwin Wings was a minor league baseball club in Darwin, Ohio, beginning in
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Panthers. They were renamed the Ducks before the 1941 season. The Ducks
moniker was a reference to Ducky Heinz, the team’s manager and club owner.
bookmark list. Touch to see
Zoom In/Out your bookmarks.
More Shows additional browser
Google Maps™ Find it: Home > Maps
where you are, where you’re going
Note: This feature is not available in all areas. Check
with your service provider.
Quick start: Google Maps Accurate to 1800 meters
Where am I? Where do I want to go? Don’t worry—let
Google Maps™ find out for you. Map View
Drag or flick to scroll.
Touch to show zoom.
Search Directions Layers Touch to show options.
My Location Join Latitude More
Google Maps™ opens by default in “Map mode” To.
learn more about the different map modes, go to
“Select map mode” on page 13.
Set your location sources
Set your phone to determine your location using GPS
satellite signals (highly accurate, but uses battery
12 Google Maps™
power) or using the mobile network (less accurate, but 3 Enter an end point address or touch and select
conserves battery power). Contacts or Points on map.
To set your location, touch Menu > Settings 4 Select your mode of transport (car, public transport
> Location & security > Use GPS satellites and/or Use or walk), then touch Go. Your directions are shown
wireless networks. as a list. To view your directions on a map, touch
Show on map.
Find your location 5 When you have finished, touch Menu > More
Note: Don’t forget to set your location sources. > Clear map.
From the main Map screen, touch Menu > My
Location. Your location is shown on the map as . Select map mode
The bigger the circle, the less accurate the location. Touch Menu > Layers to select from Traffic,
Satellite, Latitude or recent searches, viewed
Find any location positions or directions.
1 Touch Menu > Search. Touch Menu > Layers > More layers to select from
2 Enter text in the search box, like an address, My Maps, Wikipedia, or Transit Lines.
business, or city, then touch . Touch Clear Map to clear your selections.
Tip: If it’s an address you have visited before, select
from the list shown.
Shows a map, complete with names of streets, rivers,
3 Touch the search box to view all the results, then
lakes, mountains, and borders. This is the default view.
touch the one you want. Select Show on map, Get
directions, Call or Add as a contact. Satellite view
Get directions Shows map on top of aerial photo.
1 Touch Menu > Directions. Traffic view
2 Enter a starting point address or touch and select If available in your area, real-time traffic conditions are
My current location, Contacts, or Points on map. shown on the roads as color-coded lines.
Google Maps™ 13
Latitude invites them to sign in to Latitude with their Google
where are your friends & family? account.
Note: This feature is not available in all areas. Check To remove friends:
with your service provider. 1 Touch Menu > Latitude to show your friend’s
list, then touch a friend in your list.
Join Latitude 2 Touch Remove.
See where your friends and family are on Google
Maps™. Plan to meet up, check that your parents got Share location
home safely, or just stay in touch. When you receive a request to share location details
Don’t worry, your location is not shared unless you you can choose to:
agree to it. You need to join Latitude, and then invite • Accept and share back—see your friend’s location,
your friends to view your location or accept their and your friend can see yours.
invitations. When using Google Maps, touch Menu
agree with it, touch Agree & share. location, but they can't see yours.
• Don't accept—location information is not shared
Add & remove friends between you and your friend.
Find it: Home > Maps > Menu > Latitude
Hide your location
To add friends:
Touch Menu > Latitude to show your friend’s list.
1 Touch Menu > Add friends. Touch your contact name, then touch Menu
2 Touch Select from Contacts or Add via email > Privacy > Hide your location.
address, then touch a contact > Add friends.
If your friends already use Latitude, they’ll receive an Turn off Latitude
email request and a notification. If they have not yet Touch Menu > Latitude to show your friend’s list.
joined Latitude, they’ll receive an email request that Touch Menu > Privacy > Turn off Latitude.
YouTube™ YouTube user-generated content web site lets you
go and create your own classic share videos with YouTube users everywhere. You
don’t need a YouTube account to browse and view
Quick start: YouTube videos.
Post that great video you’ve taken and see how many Note: If you don’t have a YouTube account, visit
hits you get. http://www.youtube.com to find out more. To create
an account or sign in, go to “Your account” on
Find it: Home > > YouTube
YouTube Watch videos
See popular video categories, like Most viewed, Most
discussed and Most recent. Touch a category, then
Most Viewed Categories touch the video to start playing it. To see more video
Lady Gaga On Saturda... Touch a video to play. categories, touch Menu > Categories.
Lady Gaga appeared together...
02:58 1 day ago 857,862 views
Search for videos
gol de cabeza de paler...
Golazo de Martin Palermo dura... Find it: Menu > Search
00:51 13 hours ago 268,275 views
Enter text, then touch .To clear your search history,
touch Menu > Settings > Clear search history.
05:23 1 day ago 250,567 views
View all Most viewed Share videos
Send someone a link to a video that you are watching.
Search Upload Touch to show 1 Touch Menu > Share.
2 Address and complete your email, then touch Send.
My account Categories Settings
Your account Apps for all
Log in or create account get the app you want
Find it: Menu > My account Android Market™
1 To create your YouTube account, touch the “Don’t Note: You must set up a Gmail account (see “Gmail”
have a YouTube account? Click here to create one” on page 18) in order to buy and download apps from
link. the Android Market.
If you already have a YouTube account, enter your Find it: Home > Market
user name and password, and touch Sign in.
Get all the fun games and cool apps you want! Market
2 For a new account, enter a user name, complete the provides you with access to software developers
fields, then touch I accept. everywhere, so you can find the app you want. If you
need help or have questions about Android Market,
touch Menu > Help.
Find it: Menu > Upload
Browse & install apps
1 Touch the video you want to upload. You can change
the video title, description, set the access, and add Scroll to and touch the app you want to install. Then,
tags. touch Install (if app is free) or Buy.
2 Touch Upload. Warning: If an app you are downloading requires
access to your data or control of functions on your
phone, you’ll be asked to give your permission. After
selecting Install, the app will download. After
selecting Buy, you may be asked to sign in to an
additional Google™ account. Sign in and select
Purchase now to proceed. Follow the on-screen
instructions. To see the download progress, open the
16 Apps for all
After you download an app, the icon for that app Motorola, Inc., and Verizon Wireless are not
appears on your Applications tab (see “Apps” on responsible for your use of those applications or
page 7). information you choose to submit or share with others.
Manage & restore apps privacy policies apply to those applications and
To manage your apps, from your phone’s home screen services. Please review carefully any and all terms and
touch Menu > Settings > Applications > Manage conditions applicable to those applications and
applications. services including those related to any location-based
Touch the app to open the details screen—from here services for any particular privacy policies, risks, or
you can review, uninstall, and more. waivers.
To reinstall any downloaded items, touch Home Your Verizon Wireless customer agreement terms and
> Market > Download. All previously installed apps conditions and certain other specifically identified
are listed and available for download. terms govern your use of any Verizon Wireless
products and services.
Important customer information
Please be advised that many services and applications
offered through this unique device are provided by
Google™ and various application developers. If you
use, link to, or download a Google service, or an
application such as a non-Verizon Wireless
location-based GPS type service, chat room,
marketplace, or social network, from this device, you
should carefully review the terms of such service or
application. If you use any of these non-Verizon
Wireless services or applications, personal information
you submit may be read, collected, or used by the
service or application provider and/or other users of
Apps for all 17
Manage your life Tips
stay on top of things • To search for messages, touch Menu > Search.
• To set new email notifications, such as having a
What can you manage? special sound play when you receive a message,
Email, contacts, and calendar on your phone give you touch Menu > Settings > Email notifications,
access to the same personal information that you add, then select the ringtone and vibrate options.
view, and edit on your computer with the use of
• To label an email thread, touch and hold a message,
then touch Change labels.
• View Google™ and Exchange contacts in one list.
To refresh list, touch Menu + U.
• Schedule and respond to meeting requests.
To compose new, touch Menu + C.
• Access your company directory.
To open conversation, press Enter.
For more information, see “Synchronize with
Microsoft™ Office Outlook™” on page 20. To archive conversation, touch Menu + Y.
To jump to top of list, press Alternate + up.
Gmail To jump to end of list, press Alternate +
Create a new email down.
Find it: Home > > Gmail > Menu To page up, press Shift + spacebar.
> Compose To page down, press spacebar.
Enter the recipient email address and message, then
touch Send. Email
Tip: Touch Menu for options, like Attach or Add Set up an account
Find it: Home > > Email
18 Manage your life
The email setup wizard will guide you through setting View your calendar in
up your email account. different ways: Touch Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Menu > Agenda,
Create a new email Day, or Week. When
Find it: Home > > Email > Menu you highlight an event 30 31 1 2 3 4 5
> Compose in the day and week
Enter the recipient email address and message, then views, more details
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
touch Send. appear.
Tip: Touch Menu for options, like Attach or Add Add calendar events
Cc/Bcc. 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
From any calendar
view, touch Menu
Calendar > New event. Enter 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
Find it: Home > > Calendar event details and touch
27 28 29 30 1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
To edit an event, touch
and hold the event,
then touch Edit event. Edit event details, then when
you’re done, touch Done.
Manage your life 19
Google data synchronization address is the same URL you use to access your
Find it: Menu > Settings > Accounts & sync company’s email using the Web on your computer).
The Google apps on your phone give you access to the Note: Contact your business IT department for
same personal information (emails, events, and server details.
contacts) that you have on a computer using Gmail, 2 Touch Next.
Calendar, and Contacts. It’s easy to synchronize the 3 Set up your sync options: select email, contacts, or
Google apps information you want to keep up to date. calendar.
Select apps to synchronize 4 Touch Save & sync.
1 Touch Background data.
Tip: To save battery power do not touch Background
2 Touch Add account to add the apps you want to
synchronize, like Google, Facebook, or Corporate.
Synchronize with Microsoft™ Office
If you use Microsoft™ Office Outlook™ on your work
computer, your phone can synchronize emails, and
events with your Microsoft™ Exchange server.
Find it: Menu > Settings > Accounts & sync > Add
account > Corporate
1 Enter your user name (email@example.com),
password, email address, and server details
including domain name and security type (server
20 Manage your life
Contacts Call, text, or email contacts
contacts like you’ve never had before Find it: Home > Contacts
For View contact, Call contact, Text contact, Add to
Quick start: Contacts favorites, or other options, touch and hold the contact.
Find it: Home > Contacts
Edit or delete contacts
Find it: Home > Contacts
Phone Call log Contacts Favorites
Displaying 5 contacts Touch the contact, then touch Menu > Edit contact
or Delete contact.
Tip: When editing a contact, you can set a ringtone,
address, and other details that will be saved on your
Leo Heaton Touch to view phone.
Touch & hold to edit, Create contacts
Mick West delete, & more.
Find it: Home > Contacts > Menu > New
Rick Wasser Menu Options
Touch Menu to
edit sync groups or
Wallace Mans to add/import new
Tip: To search the list, just open your phone and type a
name. When you flick or drag this list, a scroll bar
appears on the right. Drag the scroll bar to move the
Select the account to save the contact to, then type Messaging
the contact name and details. sometimes it’s best 2 text, or IM, or email . . .
Edit contact Quick start: Messaging
Google Find it: Home > Messaging
Touch Home to choose a Inbox firstname.lastname@example.org
different type for this entry. email@example.com...
Given name WEFTI Digest, Vol 40, Issue 1 4:12 PM
Family name WEFTa Digest, Vol 34, Issue 2 4:12 PM
Touch + to add another John Haddon is calling t... 4:11 PM
Phone entry. The Kenton Review
The Kenton Review Newslett... 3:40 PM
Phone Touch - to remove this entry. Message List
Steven Sherer also commen... 9:57 AM
Touch to open a message.
Touch & hold to move,
Email To see more details, flick up. FW: Coming Home to Parad... 10/3/2009 delete, & more.
Home For the seventeenth time ... 10/3/2009
When are you coming to... 10/032009
When you’re finished, touch Done. Tip: To see more messages, flick or drag up.
Groups Read & reply to messages
Find it: Contacts > Menu > Display options • To open a message and all of its replies, touch it.
You can put your Contacts into groups that you create • To respond to a message, just open it and enter
(like “friends” “family” or “work”). Then, you can find
, , your response in the text box at the bottom.
contacts faster by showing one group at a time. • To open options, touch and hold a message.
Touch to change your online status message.
Find it: Messaging > New message
Enter the recipient and message. In text messages
and emails, touch Menu for options, like Insert Friends list firstname.lastname@example.org
smiley or Attach. Touch to Touch to change
change your on android phone your status.
Send & receive attachments Hey what’s up?
Touch a callout
To send a file in a message, open a new message and to open the chat
touch Menu > Attach. Jen screen and start
When you receive a message with an attachment, Alfred your friend.
open the message and touch the file name to offline
download it. Then, touch the name again to open it. Alvin
Some file formats can be converted to HTML for faster offline
viewing, and your phone will show a button that says Anson Online
Get HTML version. offline status:
Tip: To send and receive large attachments faster, use Anu
a Wi-Fi connection, in “Wi-Fi” on page 37. Busy
Google Talk™ Touch Menu to see a list of your Google Talk
Google Talk instant messaging lets you chat with other friends, send invitations to add new friends, and much
Google Talk users on phones or on the web. more.
Find it: Home > > Talk
To send and receive instant messages, you can use an
instant messaging app (such as Google Talk™) or your
• To download and use an instant messaging app, Text entry
touch Home > Market > Apps think keyboard, now think smaller
> Communication, then choose an app for your
provider. Once you download the app, you’ll see it Typing tips
on your Applications tab (see “Apps” on page 7).
Here are some tips for using your phone’s keypad:
• If you don’t see an app for your IM provider, you can
• To choose symbols from a list, press Alternate
use your Web browser. Touch Home
> Symbols .
> Browser, then enter your provider’s Web site
and touch Go. Once you’re there, follow the link to • To enter alternate characters in the corners of keys,
sign in. press Alternate .
Note: Your IM options will depend on your IM provider. • To enter several alternate characters until you
To browse instant messaging apps from your press Alternate again, press Alternate
computer, go to http://www.android.com/market. twice.
• To enter one capital letter, press Shift .
• Enter only capital letters, until you press Shift
When you have a new voicemail, shows at the top again, press Shift twice.
of your screen. To hear the voicemail, touch Phone,
then touch and hold . • To select text, press and hold Shift , then
press left or right.
• To cut or copy selected text, touch and hold text
> Cut or Copy.
• To paste cut or copied text, touch and hold > Paste
• To delete a character (hold to delete more), press
• To delete the current line, press Alternate +
24 Text entry
• To jump to the beginning/end of a line, press Note: You must set Orientation to on to use this
Alternate + Scroll . feature—touch Menu > Settings > Sound & display
• To start a new line (email), press Return . > Orientation.
To change text entry settings, change languages, and To change your settings for this keypad, from the home
see the dictionary of terms you’ve used, from the screen, touch Menu > Settings > Language &
home screen, touch Menu > Settings > Language keyboard > Android keyboard.
Text entry settings
Touchscreen keypad When you use the touchscreen keypad, your phone
When your phone is closed, you can open a display suggests words from your dictionary and chosen
keypad by touching a text field. To close the keypad, language. Your phone also automatically enters
touch Back . apostrophes in some words, like “dont.”
Find it: Menu > Settings > Language & keyboard
Text Entry • To change the language and style for your
Next Touch to open touchscreen keypad, touch Select locale.
q w e r t y u i o p
keypad. • To edit your dictionary, touch User dictionary.
a s d f g h j k l • To change the sounds, correction, and other settings
z x c v b n m
x Delete for your touchscreen keypad, touch Android
?123 , . Next
• To change the automatic correction settings for your
Shift Space full keypad, touch Device keyboard.
Touch to open a keypad for symbols and numbers.
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Tips & tricks Battery tips
a few handy hints Want to extend your battery life? Try these:
• To turn off automatic applications sync, touch
General tips Menu > Settings > Accounts & sync.
• To return to home screen, touch Home .
• To turn off Bluetooth power, touch Menu
• To see recently dialed numbers, touch Phone > Settings > Wireless & networks > Bluetooth.
> Call log.
• To turn off Wi-Fi, touch Menu > Settings
• To sleep/wake your phone, press Power . > Wireless & networks > Wi-Fi.
• To set screen timeout, touch Menu > Settings • To add a Power Control widget, touch Menu
> Sound & display > Screen timeout. > Add > Widgets > Power Control.
• To search, touch Search . Note: The Power Control widget is a simple way to
• To show last few apps, touch and hold Home . enable/disable Wi-Fi, Bluetooth™ wireless, GPS,
Sync (turns on/off all active accounts, Google, and
• To turn sound on/off, press and hold Power
Exchange), and display brightness.
> Silent mode.
You can expect the following battery charge times:
• To turn airplane mode on/off, press and hold
Power > Airplane mode. Usage—up to 385 minutes
• To go to the top of a list, press and hold Standy—up to 270 hours
Alternate > Scroll up. Note: All usage times are approximate. Battery
• To go to the bottom of al list, press and hold performance depends on network configuration, signal
Alternate > Scroll down. strength, operating temperature, features selected,
and voice, data and other application usage patterns.
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add your personal touch To apply a new wallpaper:
1 Find an empty spot on your home screen, then
Widgets touch and hold.
To create a new widget:
2 Touch Wallpapers.
1 Find an empty spot on your home screen where you
3 Touch Media gallery to select a photo as your
want to add a widget, then touch and hold.
wallpaper, or touch Wallpaper gallery to choose a
Tip: You can flick left or right to open other panels wallpaper that comes with your phone.
on your home screen.
2 Touch Widgets. Sounds
3 Touch the type of widget. If necessary, enter the • To set volume for media and videos, touch Menu
widget settings. > Settings > Sound & display > Media volume.
You can personalize widgets with content that you • To play tones when using dial pad, touch Menu
choose. > Settings > Sound & display > Audible touch
Ringtones • To play sound on a screen selection, touch Menu
To personalize your ringtones: > Settings > Sound & display > Audible selection.
Find it: Menu > Settings > Sound & display
> Phone ringtone or Notification ringtone
• To set display brightness, touch Menu
To set your vibrate options: > Settings > Sound & display > Brightness.
Find it: Menu > Settings > Sound & display • To set orientation, touch Menu > Settings
> Phone vibrate > Sound & display > Orientation.
• To set animation, touch Menu > Settings
> Sound & display > Animation.
Quick launch shortcuts Photos & videos
To set keyboard shortcuts to launch your favorite app, see it, capture it, share it!
touch Menu > Settings > Applications > Quick
launch > Assign application. Photos
To use a quick launch shortcut, touch Search and Take & share photos
the assigned key, like Search and B to launch the
Take that family photo, and post it online for everyone
Language & region Note: To get the clearest photos, wipe the lens clean
Set your menu language and region: with a soft, dry cloth before you take a photo.
Find it: Menu > Settings > Language & keyboard Find it: Press Camera
> Select locale
Touch to view.
Drag up to
Touch to take the
Note: Photos are stored on your microSD memory
card. Picture Resolution is 5MP unless you change it.
To take the photo, touch and hold , or press
A thumbnail of the photo you’ve just taken is shown on
the right. Touch the thumbnail to view it.
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• To set the photo as a wallpaper or contact photo, options
touch Menu > Set as.
Picture Choose from Fine, Super fine, and
• To send the photo in a message or post it online,
touch Menu > Share. For more info on sharing
your photos, see “Share your photo gallery” on Focus mode Choose from Auto, Infinity, and
page 29. Macro.
• To delete the photo, touch Menu > Delete.
• For more options, touch Menu > More. View your photos
Find it: Home >
Photo options > Gallery amera pictures
In the viewfinder, touch Menu > Settings to open > Camera pictures
the camera menu: Play a slideshow
options Touch Home >
> Gallery > Camera
Store location Save the details of where the
pictures, touch a picture,
photo was taken.
then touch Menu
Scene mode Set the scene, from loads of > More > Slideshow to
options. start a slideshow. To stop
Flash mode Choose from Automatic, On, and the slideshow, touch the
Off. display. To return to the
gallery, touch Back .
White balance Choose from Daylight, Cloudy, and
more. Share your photo gallery
Color effect Choose from Sepia, Blue tint, and Find it: Home >
more. > Gallery
> Camera pictures
Picture size Set the size of your photo.
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To send your photo in a message or post it online: Note: To get the clearest videos, wipe the lens clean
1 Touch and hold a photo, then touch Share. with a soft, dry cloth before you record a video.
2 Choose how you want to share—like Bluetooth,
Email, or Messaging. Last Video
Touch to view.
Manage your photos
Drag down to
Find it: Home > > Gallery > Camera change to
Touch and hold a photo, then:
• To delete the photo, touch Delete.
• To set the photo as a contact picture or wallpaper, Tip: To send your video in a message, set the video
touch Set as. quality to Low (for MMS messages) by touching
Tip: To copy photos to/from a computer, go to “USB Menu > Settings > Video Quality.
drag & drop” on page 38. To record the video, touch . Touch to stop the
video. Or, press Camera . To stop the video
Edit your photos
recording, press Camera again.
Touch Home > > Gallery > Camera
A thumbnail of the video you’ve just taken is shown on
pictures, touch & hold picture, then touch and hold
the right. Touch the thumbnail, then touch Menu :
Rotate, Delete, or Crop.
• To send the video in a message or post it online,
Videos touch Share. For more info on sharing your photos,
see “Share your photo gallery” on page 29.
Record & share videos
• To play the video, touch .
Touch Home > Camera, then drag the switch up.
• To delete the video, touch Delete.
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Play your videos Music
Find it: Home > > Gallery > Camera when music is what you need...
videos > video
Quick start: Music
Touch, touch, play—instant music. Just open your
music library, then select what you want to play.
Find it: Home > > Music
Progress Bar Video Controls Songs Playlists Bigfoot
Note: To see the controls while the video is playing, The Beautiful Stepdown
touch the display. 0:53 6:19
Categories Music Controls
Touch a category, then
touch a song or playlist.
Tip: When a song is playing, you can add it to a playlist
by touching Menu > Add to playlist.
Set up music What headphones can I use?
What music transfer tools do I need? Your phone has a 3.5mm headset jack for wired stereo
listening. You can go wireless with Bluetooth™ stereo
To put music on your computer and then load it on headphones or speakers (see “Bluetooth™ wireless”
your phone, you need: on page 35).
• A Microsoft™ Windows™ PC or Apple™
Macintosh™ Get music
• A USB data cable. Transfer music using USB
You need a memory card Transfer music files from a computer to your memory
Your music is stored on your memory card. Your phone
supports removable microSD memory cards. To make 1 With a memory card inserted, and your phone
sure your memory card is installed, go to “Assemble & showing the home screen, connect a Motorola
charge” on page 3. micro USB data cable from your phone’s micro USB
port to a USB port on your computer. Your phone
Tip: To see the available memory on your memory
should show in the status bar.
card, touch Menu > Settings > SD card & phone
storage. Note: You may need to remove the USB data cable
from the charger power head.
What music file formats can I play?
Note: Make sure to connect the phone to a high
Your phone can play many types of files: AMR-NB/WB, power USB port. Typically, these are located directly
MP3, PCM/WAV, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, MIDI, OGG, and on your computer.
Note: Your phone supports Microsoft™ Windows™
Note: Your phone does not support any DRM XP Windows Vista™, and Apple™ Macintosh™.
protected files. Other operating systems may not be compatible.
2 Your phone shows a USB connection dialog, at the
top of the screen. Flick down, then touch USB
connection. You can’t use the files on your memory Find it: Home > > Music
card while it is connected.
3 Touch Mount (if asked) to connect your memory Music
4 Find “Removable Device” (your memory card) in the
“My Computer” window.
5 Drag and drop your music to a folder on your
Tip: To help manage your music, create a “Music” Touch to list songs
folder on your memory card. or playlists.
6 When you’re done, use the “Safely Remove
Hardware” feature to finish. Songs Playlists
Your music is stored by artists, albums, songs, and
playlists. Touch a category, then touch the song or
Open your music library, then select what you want to playlist you want to play. Touch Menu > Party
play. shuffle to randomly play all your songs.
Music player • View playlist—Touch .
Just touch a song or playlist to get going. • Shuffle—Touch .
• Repeat—Touch .
• Volume—Press the side volume keys.
• View library—Touch Menu > Library.
• Turn shuffle on/off—Touch Menu > Party
• Add to playlist—Touch Menu > Add to playlist.
• Use as ringtone—Touch Menu > Use as
• Delete—Touch Menu > Delete.
Bigfoot Artist Hide, wake, turn off
Live (EP) Album Touch Home to use another app. Your music
The Beautiful Stepdown Song Title continues to play.
Music Controls When you see in the status bar, a song is playing,
flick down to see details. Touch the song to return to
Total Song Time the music controls.
Progress Bar To turn off your music touch .
Music player controls Playlists
• Play/pause—Touch / . To add a song from the music library to a playlist, touch
and hold the song then touch Add to playlist. Choose
• Previous/next—Touch / . an existing playlist, or touch New to create a new
• Fast forward/rewind—Touch and hold / . playlist.
To add a song to the playlist you’re playing, touch Bluetooth™ wireless
Menu > Add to playlist in the music player. lose the wires and go wireless
To edit, delete and rename playlists, touch and hold the
playlist, in the music library. Quick start: Bluetooth wireless
Find it: Menu > Settings > Wireless & networks
> Bluetooth settings
Bluetooth Touch to turn on & scan.
(#########) 38.4 MHz Class 1.5
Make device discoverable
Scan for devices Touch to re-scan.
(found device name) Touch to connect.
Pair with this device
For more information about Bluetooth wireless
connections supported by this device, go to
Turn Bluetooth power on or off
Find it: Touch Menu > Settings > Wireless &
networks > Bluetooth.
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Note: To extend battery life, turn Bluetooth power off Reconnect devices
when not in use. To automatically reconnect your phone with a paired
device, simply turn on the device.
Connect new devices
To manually reconnect your phone with a paired
Note: This feature requires an optional accessory.
device, touch the device name in the Bluetooth
To connect with a new device, you need to pair with it. devices list.
You only need to do this once for each device—to
connect again, see “Reconnect devices” on page 36. Disconnect devices
1 Make sure the device you are pairing with is in To automatically disconnect your phone from a paired
discoverable mode. device, simply turn off the device.
Note: Refer to the guide that came with the device To manually disconnect your phone from a paired
for details. device, touch the device name in the devices list, then
2 Touch Menu > Settings > Wireless & networks touch Menu > Disconnect.
> Bluetooth settings.
3 Touch Bluetooth to turn on and scan. If Bluetooth is
To edit the device name, touch Menu > Settings
already on, touch Scan for devices.
> Wireless & networks > Bluetooth settings > Device
4 Touch a device to connect. name. Enter a name and touch OK.
5 If necessary, touch OK, or enter the device passkey
(like 0000) to connect to the device. When the
device is connected, the Bluetooth indicator
appears in the status bar.
Note: Using a mobile device or accessory while
driving may cause distraction and may be illegal.
Always obey the laws and drive safely.
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Wi-Fi Turn Wi-Fi on or off
home, office, or hotspot Find it: Menu > Settings > Wireless & networks
Quick start: Wi-Fi Note: To extend battery life, turn off Wi-Fi power when
Find it: Menu > Settings > Wireless & networks not in use.
> Wi-Fi settings
Note: Your phone's Wi-Fi features and power levels Wi-Fi search & connect
are not allowed for outdoor operation in France. To To find networks in your range:
avoid unlawful interference with radio signals, do 1 Touch Menu > Settings > Wireless & networks
not use the Wi-Fi features in France unless you are > Wi-Fi settings.
2 Touch Wi-Fi to turn on and scan. If Wi-Fi is already
Use a wireless network for fast Internet access and to on, touch Menu > Scan. Your phone lists the
download data. networks it finds within range.
Wi-Fi settings Tip: To see your phone’s MAC address or other
Wi-Fi details, touch Menu > Advanced.
Wi-Fi Touch to turn on & scan.
3 Touch a network to connect.
Network notification 4 If necessary, enter Network SSID, Security, and
Notify me when an open network is
available Wireless password, and touch Connect. When your
Wi-Fi networks phone is connected to the network, the wireless
indicator appears in the status bar.
Your network Touch to connect.
Tip: When you are in range and Wi-Fi is on, you will
automatically reconnect to available networks you’ve
Add Wi-Fi network connected to before.