Huawei Ascend Y530 manual

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  • Brand: Huawei
  • Product: Smartphone
  • Model/name: Ascend Y530
  • Filetype: PDF
  • Available languages: English, French, Dutch, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Russian

Table of Contents

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• Contents
Foreword .................................................................................. 1
Safety precautions..................................................................... 2
Preparations.............................................................................. 3
Your phone at a glance...............................................................................3
Installing the SIM Card ................................................................................4
Inserting a microSD card .............................................................................5
Charging the battery ...................................................................................5
Important information about the battery.....................................................6
Powering your phone on and off.................................................................6
Getting started.......................................................................... 7
Gestures......................................................................................................7
Locking and unlocking the screen ...............................................................8
Getting to know your home screen .............................................................9
Using the notification panel ......................................................................12
Accessing applications...............................................................................13
Texting......................................................................................................13
Personalizing your phone ........................................................ 17
Changing the home screen style................................................................17
Changing the theme .................................................................................17
Change the wallpaper ...............................................................................17
Setting the home screen transition effect ..................................................17
Organizing home screen widgets and application icons.............................18
Organizing home screen icons using folders..............................................19
Customizing your home screens................................................................19
Setting tones.............................................................................................20
Changing the font size ..............................................................................21
Setting the screen unlock method.............................................................21
Adjusting the screen brightness.................................................................22
Calls........................................................................................ 24
Smart dialing.............................................................................................24
Answering or rejecting a call .....................................................................24
Viewing the call log...................................................................................25
What you can do during a call...................................................................25
Making a conference call ..........................................................................26
Answering a third-party call ......................................................................26
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Making emergency calls............................................................................26
Other call services .....................................................................................27
People..................................................................................... 29
Creating a contact.....................................................................................29
Searching for a contact .............................................................................29
Copying contacts ......................................................................................29
Importing or exporting contacts................................................................30
Adding a contact to your favorites ............................................................31
Deleting contacts ......................................................................................31
Sharing contacts .......................................................................................31
Contact groups .........................................................................................31
Messaging .............................................................................. 34
Sending a text message.............................................................................34
Sending a multimedia message .................................................................34
Replying to a message...............................................................................35
Searching for a message ...........................................................................35
Managing messages..................................................................................35
Modifying message settings ......................................................................36
Browser .................................................................................. 37
Browsing web pages.................................................................................37
Managing bookmarks ...............................................................................37
Setting the home page..............................................................................38
Clearing your browsing history..................................................................38
Modifying browser settings.......................................................................38
Email....................................................................................... 40
Adding a POP3 or IMAP email account......................................................40
Adding an Exchange account....................................................................40
Switching between email accounts............................................................41
Sending emails..........................................................................................41
Checking your emails ................................................................................41
Removing an email account ......................................................................42
Modifying email account settings..............................................................42
Multimedia.............................................................................. 43
Camera .....................................................................................................43
Gallery ......................................................................................................45
Music........................................................................................................47
Internet connection................................................................. 50
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Mobile data connection ............................................................................50
Setting up a Wi-Fi connection ...................................................................50
Sharing your phone's mobile data connection...........................................52
Controlling your data usage ......................................................................53
Sharing data ........................................................................... 55
Bluetooth..................................................................................................55
Connecting your phone to a computer......................................................56
File Manager........................................................................... 58
Creating a folder .......................................................................................58
Searching for a file ....................................................................................58
Copying, cutting, and pasting a file...........................................................58
Compressing or decompressing files..........................................................59
Renaming a file .........................................................................................59
Deleting a file............................................................................................59
Creating a shortcut for a file or folder .......................................................60
Checking the memory status .....................................................................60
Managing applications............................................................ 61
Downloading applications.........................................................................61
Installing an application.............................................................................61
Viewing applications .................................................................................61
Uninstalling an application ........................................................................62
Clearing the application cache...................................................................62
Google services....................................................................... 63
Gmail ........................................................................................................63
Maps.........................................................................................................64
YouTube ...................................................................................................65
Play Store..................................................................................................65
Basic utilities ........................................................................... 66
Calendar ...................................................................................................66
Clock.........................................................................................................67
Calculator..................................................................................................68
Notes........................................................................................................68
Weather....................................................................................................69
FM radio ...................................................................................................70
Accounts and sync .................................................................. 72
Adding an account....................................................................................72
Deleting an account ..................................................................................72
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Turning on data synchronization ...............................................................72
Modifying account synchronization settings..............................................73
Settings................................................................................... 74
Turning on or off airplane mode................................................................74
Tone settings ............................................................................................74
Display settings .........................................................................................75
Setting the date and time..........................................................................75
Changing the system language..................................................................76
Modifying location service settings............................................................76
Setting the PIN of your SIM card ...............................................................76
Restoring factory settings..........................................................................77
Online update ...........................................................................................77
Accessibility...............................................................................................78
FAQs....................................................................................... 79
Legal Notice............................................................................ 81
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• Foreword
Thank you for choosing the HUAWEI Ascend Y530 smartphone.
This guide introduces you to the features and functions of your new phone and
safety precautions. Please read it carefully before you start using the phone.
All pictures and illustrations in this document are for your reference only. The
actual product may vary.
Symbols and definitions
The following symbols are used in this document.
Note Provides additional information.
Caution
Indicates potential problems that may arise
without the proper care and, if necessary, how to
handle these problems.
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• Safety precautions
Please read these safety precautions carefully before operating your phone.
Do not crush, throw, or puncture your phone. Avoid dropping,
squeezing, or bending it also.
Your phone is not meant for use in a damp environment, such as the
bathroom. Do not submerge your phone in liquid of any sort and
avoid getting your phone wet.
Avoid using your mobile phone in areas where it may cause
interference or present a hazard. Follow local laws and regulations.
Avoid using your phone while driving. Your safety should always be
your top priority.
Follow any rules or regulations in hospitals and health care facilities.
Power off your phone near any medical apparatus.
Power off your phone in an aircraft. The phone may interfere with
the aircraft's control equipment and navigation system.
Power off your phone near high-precision electronic devices. The
phone may affect the performance of these devices.
Do not attempt to disassemble your phone or its accessories. Only
qualified personnel are allowed to service or repair the phone.
Do not place your phone or its accessories in containers with a
strong electromagnetic field.
Do not place magnetic storage media near your phone. Radio waves
from the phone may erase the information stored on them.
Do not expose your phone to extreme temperatures or use it at a
location with flammable materials, such as a gas station.
Keep your phone and its accessories away from children. Do not
allow young children to use your phone without adult supervision.
Use only approved batteries and chargers to avoid the risk of
explosions.
Observe any laws or regulations on the use of wireless devices.
Respect the privacy and legal rights of others when using your
phone.
To prevent damage to your phone or your computer, follow all
instructions pertaining to the USB cable.
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• Preparations
Your phone at a glance
Headset jack Earpiece
Status indicator Power button
Volume button Back
Home Menu
Microphone Micro USB port
Flashlight Rear camera
Speaker Front camera
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Buttons
Installing the SIM Card
There are two steps to install the SIM card:
1. Remove the battery cover.
2. Insert the SIM card.
•When your phone is powered off, press and hold to power
it on.
•Press to turn on or off the screen. Press and hold to
display an option menu.
•Touch to return to the previous screen or exit the current
application.
•When you are entering text, touch to hide the onscreen
keyboard.
Touch to return to the home screen.
•Touch to display the option menu.
•Touch and hold to display the list of recently used
applications.
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Inserting a microSD card
You can expand your phone's storage capacity with a microSD card. Follow the
operations in the figure below to install a microSD card.
To remove a microSD card:
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under DEVICE, touch More... > Storage.
3. Touch Unmount SD card.
4. Carefully take out the microSD card.
Charging the battery
Use the provided USB cable and power adapter to connect your phone to a
power outlet, or use the USB cable itself to connect your phone to a computer.
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Important information about the battery
• If the battery power is depleted, you may not be able to power on your phone
immediately after you begin charging the battery. This is normal. Allow the
battery to charge for a few minutes before attempting to power on your
phone.
• Rechargeable batteries have a limited number of charge cycles and may
eventually need to be replaced. When the battery life becomes noticeably
shorter, replace the battery.
• The time required to fully charge the battery depends on the ambient
temperature and age of the battery.
• If your phone is very low on power, it plays an alert tone and displays a
message. If the battery level is extremely low, your phone automatically powers
off.
Powering your phone on and off
• To power on your phone, press and hold .
• To power off your phone, press and hold to display an option menu, and
then touch Power off.
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• Getting started
Gestures
Touch: Tap an item once. For example, touch to select
an item or open an application.
Touch and hold: Touch and leave your finger on the
screen for 2 seconds or more. For example, touch and
hold an application, widget, or blank area to display the
related option menu.
Flick: Where applicable, swipe your finger in the
direction you want the screen to move. For example,
you can flick left or right across the notification panel to
dismiss a notification.
Drag: Touch and hold an item and then move it to
another position. For example, you can re-arrange
applications and widgets on the home screen this way.
Pinch: Pinch two fingers together to zoom out or
stretch them apart to zoom in. For example, pinch
together or apart to zoom in or out on a picture or web
page.
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Locking and unlocking the screen
Locking the screen not only prevents your phone from carrying out undesirable
operations when you are not using it, but also protects it from unauthorized use.
You can lock and unlock your screen in a number of ways. The pre-installed
screen unlock method is used as an example in this section.
Locking the screen
• Method 1: Press to lock the screen.
• Method 2: After being idle for a specified period of time, your phone
automatically locks its screen.
To set the screen lock method, touch on the home screen. On the
displayed General tab, touch Screen lock.
Unlocking the screen
1. If the screen is off, press to turn it on.
2. Drag right toward to unlock the screen.
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Getting to know your home screen
Your home screens are where you'll find your favorite widgets and all your
applications. We did away with the application list to give you a more convenient
and direct path to your applications. The default home screen is shown below.
Status icons
Status bar: displays notifications and icons. Flick down from the
status bar to open the notification panel.
Screen position indicator: shows the current screen's position.
Dock: displays your most common applications.
Signal strength No signal
GPRS network connected
Enhanced Data Rates for
GSM Evolution (EDGE)
network connected
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3G network connected
High Speed Packet
Access (HSPA) network
connected
Roaming Airplane mode enabled
Bluetooth on
Receiving location data
from GPS
Vibration mode enabled Silence mode enabled
Alarms enabled Charging
Battery full Battery low
Call in progress Missed calls
New messages New emails
New voicemails Select input method
Wi-Fi network available
Connected to a Wi-Fi
network
Uploading data Downloading data
Phone memory full Upcoming events
No SIM card found
Sign-in or
synchronization problem
Synchronizing data Synchronization failed
Portable Wi-Fi hotspot
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More notifications
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Switching between home screens
Running out of space on the home screen? Not to worry. Your phone lets you
create more home screens for various application icons and widgets.
• Flick left and right across the screen to switch between the home screens.
• Pinch two fingers together to display the home screen thumbnails. Touch a
thumbnail to enter that particular home screen.
Taking a screenshot
Want to share an interesting scene in a movie or show off your new high score
in a game? Take a screenshot and share away.
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USB tethering on
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Press and the volume down button simultaneously to take a screenshot.
Then, open the notification panel and touch to share the screenshot.
Screenshots are saved to the Screenshots album in Gallery.
Auto-rotate screen
Your phone features a tilt sensor. If you rotate your phone when browsing a web
page or viewing a photo, the orientation of your screen will automatically
change to landscape or portrait view. You'll also be able to enjoy tilt sensor-
based applications, such as racing games.
To quickly turn the auto-rotate screen function on or off, flick down from the
status bar to open the notification panel and touch .
Using the notification panel
Flick down from the status bar to open the notification panel.
Touch to delete all notifications.
Touch to display the settings screen.
Touch the switch shortcuts on the notification panel to turn on or
off the functions.
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Accessing applications
Starting applications and switching between them
On the home screen, touch an application icon to open it.
To switch to another application, touch to return to the home screen, and
touch the icon of the application you want to open.
Viewing recently used applications
To display the list of recently used applications, touch and hold . You can
then:
• Touch an application to start it.
• Flick left or right across an application to dismiss it.
• Touch to clear the list.
Texting
Your phone comes with multiple text input methods. You can quickly enter text
using the onscreen keyboard.
• Touch a text box to bring up the onscreen keyboard.
• To hide the onscreen keyboard, touch .
Selecting an input method
1. On the text input screen, flick down from the status bar to open the
notification panel.
2. Touch to select an input method.
To change your phone's default input method, touch on the home
screen. Then touch the All tab. Under PERSONAL, touch Language &
input > Default to select an input method.
Touch an application to start it and flick left or right across a
notification to dismiss it.
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Huawei input method
Slide your finger left or right across the onscreen keyboard to switch between
the QWERTY and 9-key keyboards.
Touch to switch between lowercase letters, uppercase letters,
and caps lock.
Touch to enter numbers and symbols.
Touch to enter emoticons.
Touch to switch the input language.
When you are typing in English, touch to switch between
QWERTY and 9-key keyboards.
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Android Input Method
•Touch to switch between lowercase and uppercase letters.
•Touch and hold or quickly touch twice to turn on caps lock.
Touch to enter numbers.
•Touch to switch to voice input.
•Touch and hold to open the Input options menu.
•Touch to enter a space.
•Touch and hold to switch to another input method.
•Touch to enter a period.
•Touch and hold to enter symbols.
•Touch to delete the character to the left of the cursor.
•Touch and hold to delete all characters to the left of the cursor.
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Editing text
Learn how to select, cut, copy, and paste text on your phone.
• Select text: Touch and hold the text to bring up . Then drag and
to select more or less text, or touch Select all to select all text in a text
box.
• Cut text: Select text and touch Cut.
• Copy text: Select text and touch Copy.
• Paste text: Touch where you want to insert the text, drag to move the
insertion point, and touch Paste to paste the text you copied or cut.
Configuring an input method
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under PERSONAL, touch Language & input.
3. Under KEYBOARD & INPUT METHODS, touch the input method you want
to configure.
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• Personalizing your phone
Changing the home screen style
Your phone supports the standard and simple home screen styles.
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Under All, touch Home screen style.
3. Choose Standard or Simple and touch APPLY.
Changing the theme
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Select a theme and touch APPLY.
Change the wallpaper
1. On the home screen, touch and hold a blank area to display the Set home
screen dialog box.
2. Touch Wallpapers.
3. From the Wallpaper screen, you can set the following items:
• Lock screen wallpaper: Set the wallpaper displayed on the phone lock
screen.
• Home screen wallpaper: Set the home screen wallpaper.
• Shake to change: Change the home screen wallpaper by shaking your
phone.
• Random change: The home screen wallpaper changes randomly.
Setting the home screen transition effect
1. On the home screen, touch and hold a blank area to display the Set home
screen dialog box.
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2. Touch Transitions.
3. Select a home screen transition effect.
Organizing home screen widgets and
application icons
Adding a widget to the home screen
1. On the home screen, touch and hold a blank area to display the Set home
screen dialog box.
2. Touch Widgets.
3. Drag a widget from the screen's lower section to a screen thumbnail.
4. Touch to return to the home screen.
If the home screen doesn't have enough space, your phone will
automatically create a new home screen to the original's right and place the
widget on the new home screen.
Deleting an application icon or widget
On the home screen, touch and hold the application icon or widget you want to
delete until is displayed. Drag the unwanted application icon or widget to
to delete it.
Deleting an application icon uninstalls the application. When you delete an
application icon, your phone prompts you to confirm the action. Touch OK
to uninstall the application.
Moving an application icon or widget
You can re-arrange application icons and widgets to any fitting empty space on
the home screen.
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Organizing home screen icons using folders
Creating a folder on the home screen
1. On the home screen, drag an item onto another one to create a folder
containing both of them.
2. You can then:
• Touch the folder name to rename it.
• Touch and add more items to the folder.
Removing an item from a folder
1. On the home screen, touch a folder.
2. Drag an item out from the folder to remove the item.
A folder must contain at least two items; otherwise, the folder will automatically
disappear.
Customizing your home screens
Re-arranging home screens
1. On a home screen, touch and hold a blank area to display the Set home
screen dialog box.
2. Touch Thumbnails.
3. Touch and hold a home screen thumbnail until your phone vibrates, and drag
it to the new location.
Adding a home screen
1. On a home screen, touch and hold a blank area to display the Set home
screen dialog box.
2. Touch Thumbnails.
3. Touch to add a home screen.
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Deleting a home screen
Only blank home screens can be deleted.
1. On a home screen, touch and hold a blank area to display the Set home
screen dialog box.
2. Touch Thumbnails.
3. Touch to delete a home screen.
Setting tones
Setting the ringtone
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under DEVICE, touch Sound.
3. Touch Phone ringtone and select either of the following options from the
displayed dialog box:
• Ringtone: choose from the default selection.
• Music: choose from the audio files you have saved to your phone.
4. Touch Apply.
Setting notification tones
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under DEVICE, touch Sound.
3. Touch Notification tone.
4. Select a tone type.
You can configure the email notification tone only after you have set up an
email account.
5. Select a tone.
6. Touch Apply.
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Changing the font size
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under DEVICE, touch Display.
3. Touch Font size and select a font size.
Setting the screen unlock method
Face unlock
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under PERSONAL, touch Security.
3. Touch Screen lock > Face Unlock.
4. Follow the onscreen instructions to take a photo of your face.
Your phone will use face unlock as the primary unlock method.
5. Set a secondary unlock method.
If face unlock cannot recognize you (dim light, for example), follow the onscreen
instructions to unlock your phone using the secondary unlock method.
To turn off face unlock, use the secondary unlock method to enter the Screen
lock screen, and select another unlock method.
Unlocking the screen with a pattern
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under PERSONAL, touch Security.
3. Touch Screen lock > Pattern.
4. Follow the onscreen instructions to set a screen unlock pattern.
If you draw incorrect patterns five consecutive times, the screen stops
responding to further unlock attempts for 30 seconds. You will still be able
to make emergency calls during this time.
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Unlocking the screen with a PIN
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under PERSONAL, touch Security.
3. Touch Screen lock > PIN.
4. Follow the onscreen instructions to set a screen unlock PIN.
After a PIN is set, you will have to enter it every time you want to unlock the
phone screen.
If you enter incorrect PINs five consecutive times, the screen stops
responding to further unlock attempts for 30 seconds. You will still be able
to make emergency calls during this time.
Unlocking the screen with a password
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under PERSONAL, touch Security.
3. Touch Screen lock > Password.
4. Follow the onscreen instructions to set a screen unlock password.
5. Repeat the password and touch OK.
After a password is set, you will have to enter it every time you want to unlock
the phone screen.
If you enter incorrect passwords five consecutive times, the screen stops
responding to further unlock attempts for 30 seconds. You will still be able
to make emergency calls during this time.
Adjusting the screen brightness
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under DEVICE, touch Display.
3. Touch Brightness.
4. In the displayed dialog box, perform either of the following operations:
• Select the Automatic brightness check box to have your phone
automatically adjust its screen brightness based on the ambient light.
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• Drag the slider left to reduce the screen brightness or drag it right to increase
the screen brightness.
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• Calls
Smart dialing
In addition to standard call procedures, smart dialing lets you quickly find
contacts by entering parts of their names or numbers.
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Enter a phone number or the initials or first several letters of a contact name.
Matching contacts in your phone and phone numbers in your call log are then
displayed in a list.
3. From the list, select the contact you want to call.
4. To end the call, touch .
Answering or rejecting a call
When a call comes in, you can press the volume button to mute the
ringtone.
• Drag right to answer the call.
• Drag left to reject the call.
• Drag up to reject the call and send the caller a message.
On the dialer screen, touch > Call settings > Quick responses to edit
the message that will be sent.
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Viewing the call log
1. On the home screen, touch to display your recent calls above the dialer.
2. Touch > Missed calls to view your missed calls.
What you can do during a call
Touch > to place the current call on hold, and touch
again to resume the call.
Touch > to start a three-way call. Before you use three-
way calling, make sure you have subscribed to this service. For
details, contact your service provider.
Touch to use the speakerphone.
Touch to mute or unmute the microphone.
Touch to end the call.
Touch to display the dialer.
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To return to the call screen, flick down from the status bar to open the
notification panel, and touch Current call.
Making a conference call
Conference calling with your friends, family, and co-workers is easy. Make or
answer a call, and dial another number to add the second participant to your
conference call.
Before you make a conference call, make sure you have subscribed to the
service. For details, contact your service provider.
1. Call the first participant.
2. When the call is connected, touch > to call the second participant.
The first participant will be placed on hold.
3. When the second call is connected, touch to start a conference call.
4. To add more people to the call, repeat steps 2 and 3.
5. Touch to end the call.
Answering a third-party call
Before you answer a third-party call, make sure you have turned on call waiting.
1. If a call comes in when you are already in another call, drag right to
answer the new call and place the first call on hold.
2. To switch between the two calls, touch .
Making emergency calls
In the event of an emergency, you will still be able to make emergency calls
without the use of a SIM card. However, you must still be under the coverage
area.
Touch > to display a note.
Touch > to display the contact list.
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1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Enter your local emergency number and touch .
Emergency calls are subject to cellular network quality, use environment,
service provider policies, and local laws and regulations. Never rely solely on
your phone for critical communications when emergencies occur.
Other call services
Your phone also supports other call functions, such as call forwarding, call
waiting, and voicemail. Before you use these functions, make sure you have
subscribed to these services. For details, contact your service provider.
Enabling call forwarding
Too busy to answer all your calls with one phone? Forward them to another
number and never miss an important call again!
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under APPS, touch Call.
3. Touch Call forwarding.
4. Select a forwarding mode.
5. Enter the phone number to which you want to forward calls, and touch
Enable.
Enabling call waiting
The call waiting function lets you answer another incoming call when you are
already busy in a call and switch between the two calls.
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under APPS, touch Call.
3. Touch Additional settings.
4. Touch Call waiting to enable call waiting.
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Setting up your voicemail
Voicemail is your personal storage for missed calls, including the calls missed
when you are in another call or your phone is powered off.
Before you use voicemail, make sure you have subscribed to the voicemail
service and obtained your voicemail number. For details, contact your
service provider. You must also enable call forwarding and set all incoming
calls to be forwarded to your voicemail.
1. On the home screen, touch then the All tab.
2. Under APPS, touch Call.
3. Touch Voicemail > Voicemail settings > Voicemail number.
4. Enter your voicemail number, and touch OK.
To listen to your voicemail messages, touch and hold the 1 key on the dialer and
follow the voice instructions.
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• People
Forget about lugging around business card holders. You can now easily store
and manage your contacts.
Creating a contact
1. On the home screen, touch then the Contacts tab.
2. Touch .
3. Select an account.
4. Enter the contact name, phone number, and other details. Touch Add
another field to enter more information.
5. Touch DONE to save the contact.
Searching for a contact
1. On the home screen, touch then the Contacts tab.
2. Touch the search box.
3. Enter the contact name or initials.
Matching results are displayed as you type.
For example, to search for John Doe, enter John Doe or JD.
Copying contacts
1. On the home screen, touch then the Contacts tab.
2. Touch > Manage contacts > Copy contacts.
3. From the displayed option menu, select the location where the contacts you
want to copy are saved.
4. Touch the contacts you want to copy or touch All to select all contacts.
5. Touch COPY and select the account to which you want to paste the contacts.
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Importing or exporting contacts
Your phone supports contact files in .vcf format only. This is a standard format
for files storing contacts. Contact names, addresses, phone numbers, and other
information can be saved in .vcf files.
Importing contacts from a storage device
You can import contacts saved in a .vcf file from a storage device to your phone.
1. On the home screen, touch then the Contacts tab.
2. Touch > Manage contacts > Import from storage.
3. Select one or more .vcf files.
4. Touch OK.
Importing contacts from a Bluetooth device
You can import contacts saved in a .vcf file from a Bluetooth device to your
phone.
1. On the home screen, touch then the Contacts tab.
2. Touch > Manage contacts > Import via Bluetooth.
Your phone then enables Bluetooth and searches for available Bluetooth
devices.
3. Touch the Bluetooth device with which you want to pair your phone.
When the two devices are paired, your phone automatically imports contacts
from the other device.
Exporting contacts
Back up your contacts to an external storage device to avoid losing them during
a system upgrade or by mistake.
1. On the home screen, touch then the Contacts tab.
2. Touch > Manage contacts > Export to storage.
A dialog box is then displayed, showing the exported .vcf file name and its
save location.
3. Touch OK.
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To view the .vcf file you just exported, open File Manager. The file is displayed
in the root directory of your phone's internal storage.
Adding a contact to your favorites
1. On the home screen, touch then the Favorites tab.
2. Touch .
3. Touch the contact you want to add to favorites or touch All to select all
contacts.
4. Touch ADD.
Deleting contacts
1. On the home screen, touch then the Contacts tab.
2. Touch > Delete contacts.
3. Touch the contacts you want to delete or touch All to select all contacts.
4. Touch DELETE.
5. Touch OK.
Sharing contacts
You can share contacts in .vcf format in many ways.
1. On the home screen, touch then the Contacts tab.
2. Touch > Share contacts.
3. Touch the contacts you want to share or touch All to select all contacts.
4. Touch SHARE and choose a sharing method from the displayed option menu.
Contact groups
You can create a contact group and send a message or email to all group
members simultaneously.
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Creating a contact group
1. On the home screen, touch then the Groups tab.
2. Touch .
3. Name the contact group.
4. Touch Add members.
5. Select one or more contacts.
6. Touch ADD MEMBERS.
7. Touch DONE.
Editing a contact group
1. On the home screen, touch then the Groups tab.
2. Touch and hold the contact group you want to edit.
3. From the displayed option menu, choose Edit.
4. Rename the group or manage group members.
5. Touch DONE.
Sending messages or emails to a contact group
1. On the home screen, touch then the Groups tab.
2. Touch and hold the contact group you want to send a message or email to.
3. From the displayed option menu, choose Send message or Send email.
You can also open the contact group and touch to send a message or
to send an email.
Deleting a contact group
1. On the home screen, touch then the Groups tab.
2. Touch and hold the contact group you want to delete.
3. From the displayed option menu, choose Delete.
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Deleting a contact group will not remove the contacts in the group from
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• Messaging
Sending a text message
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. In the list of message threads, touch .
3. Touch the recipient text box and enter the contact name or phone number.
Touch to select more contacts.
4. Write your message.
5. Touch Send.
Sending a multimedia message
Make sure your data service is on before trying to send multimedia messages.
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. In the list of message threads, touch .
3. Touch the recipient text box and enter the contact name or phone number.
Touch to select more contacts.
4. Touch > Add subject and enter the message subject.
5. Write your message.
6. Touch , select the attachment type, and attach a file.
To attach more than one files to the message, touch Slideshow.
7. Touch Send.
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Replying to a message
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. In the list of message threads, touch a contact name or phone number to view
the conversation thread.
3. Touch the text field to write your reply.
4. Touch Send.
Searching for a message
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. In the list of message threads, touch > Search.
3. Enter the message or contact, or parts of them.
Your phone then displays matching results.
Managing messages
Copying a message
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. In the list of message threads, touch a contact name or phone number to view
the conversation thread.
3. Touch and hold the message you want to copy.
4. From the displayed option menu, choose Copy text.
5. Touch and hold the area you want to paste the message and choose Paste
from the displayed option menu.
Forwarding a message
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. In the list of message threads, touch a contact name or phone number to view
the conversation thread.
3. Touch and hold the message you want to forward.
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4. From the displayed option menu, choose Forward.
5. Touch the recipient text box and enter the contact name or phone number.
Touch to select more contacts.
6. Touch Send.
Deleting a message
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. In the list of message threads, touch a contact name or phone number to view
the conversation thread.
3. Touch and hold the message you want to delete and touch Delete.
Deleting a thread
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. In the list of message threads, touch and hold the thread you want to delete.
3. From the displayed option menu, choose Delete messages.
Modifying message settings
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. In the list of message threads, touch .
3. Touch Settings.
4. Change the message tone, manage SIM card messages, and more.
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• Browser
Your phone's browser lets you surf the web and stay on the ball with up-to-date
news and information. Staying connected has never been easier.
Browsing web pages
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Enter a website address in the address box.
Your phone displays matching websites as you type.
3. Touch the website you want to visit.
Managing bookmarks
Bookmarks let you keep track of your favorite websites.
Adding a bookmark
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. On the Browser screen, open the web page you want to add as a bookmark.
3. Touch > Save to bookmarks.
4. Name the bookmark or use the default name. Then, touch OK.
Accessing a bookmark
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. On the Browser screen, touch .
3. Touch Bookmarks.
4. Under Local, touch a bookmark.
Editing a bookmark
1. On the home screen, touch .
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2. On the Browser screen, touch .
3. Touch Bookmarks.
4. Touch and hold the bookmark you want to edit.
5. From the displayed option menu, choose Edit bookmark.
6. Edit the bookmark.
7. Touch OK.
Setting the home page
Set your favorite web page as your browser's home page to make life a little
easier.
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. On the Browser screen, touch .
3. Touch Settings > General > Set homepage.
4. From the displayed option menu, choose the web page you want to set as the
home page.
Clearing your browsing history
To better protect your privacy, clear your browsing history from time to time.
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. On the Browser screen, touch .
3. Touch Settings > Privacy & security > Clear history.
4. Touch OK.
Modifying browser settings
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. On the Browser screen, touch .
3. Touch Settings.
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4. Customize your browser settings to better fit your needs.
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• Email
Don't want to miss important emails from your friends or clients during your
business trip? Use your phone to read and reply to emails when you are on the
go.
Adding a POP3 or IMAP email account
Certain parameters must be set when you add a POP3 or IMAP email account.
For details, contact your email service provider.
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Select an email account type.
3. Enter your Email address and Password, and touch Next.
4. Follow the onscreen instructions to configure the email settings.
When the email account is set up, the Inbox screen is displayed.
To add more email accounts, touch > Settings > Add account.
Adding an Exchange account
Exchange is an email system developed by Microsoft to implement
communication inside an enterprise. Some email service providers also provide
Exchange accounts for individuals and families.
Certain parameters must be set when you add an Exchange account. For details,
contact your email service provider.
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Touch Exchange.
3. Enter your Email address, Domain, Username, and Password. Then, touch
Next.
4. Follow the onscreen instructions to configure the email settings.
When the Exchange account is set up, the Inbox screen is displayed.
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Switching between email accounts
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Touch the email address on the top to display your email account list.
3. Touch an email account you want to use.
Sending emails
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Open an email account.
3. On the Inbox screen, touch .
4. Enter the recipient and subject and write your message. Upload any
attachments.
5. When you are done, touch to send the email.
Checking your emails
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Open an email account.
3. On the Inbox screen, touch the email you want to read.
4. When reading an email, you can:
• Touch to reply to it.
• Touch to forward it.
• Touch to delete it.
• Touch to go back to the previous email.
• Touch to skip to the next email.
Mail retrieval may be slightly delayed, depending on the network condition.
Touch in the lower right corner to refresh the inbox.
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Removing an email account
After you remove an email account, your phone will no longer send or receive
emails using that account.
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. On the Inbox screen, touch .
3. Touch Settings.
4. Select the account you want to remove.
5. Under REMOVE ACCOUNT, touch Remove account.
6. Touch OK.
Modifying email account settings
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. On the Inbox screen, touch .
3. Touch Settings > General.
4. Set the font size, display options, and other settings.
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• Multimedia
Camera
As time flies by, there must be some memories you want to keep forever. Camera
is a great tool for this. It supports a variety of capture modes, such as beauty and
smile.
Viewfinder
•Drag the slider to to switch to photo mode.
•Drag the slider to to switch to video mode.
•Touch to take a photo.
•Touch and hold to take burst shots.
Touch the thumbnail to view your photos.
•Touch an object on the viewfinder to focus the camera on it.
•Spread two fingers to zoom in or pinch to zoom out.
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Taking a photo
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Frame the scene you want to capture. The camera automatically focuses itself.
When the viewfinder frame turns green, the camera is focused.
3. Touch .
Shooting a video
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Frame the scene you want to record.
3. Touch to start recording.
4. Touch to stop recording.
Taking a panoramic photo
Are you still upset that your camera's view angle isn't wide enough to capture an
incredible scene? Panorama mode is exactly the solution you need. You'll be able
to piece together several photos and combine them into one seamless shot.
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. In photo mode, touch > to switch to panoramic mode.
Touch to open the option menu, where you can:
•Touch to switch to normal mode.
•Touch to switch to panoramic mode.
•Touch to switch to special effects mode.
•Touch to enable or disable Touch to capture, Voice activated
shooting, GPS tag, and other functions, as well as set the photo
resolution, timer, and other parameters.
Touch to set the flashlight mode.
Touch to switch between the rear and front cameras.
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3. Frame the scene you want to capture.
4. Touch .
5. Move your phone slowly in the direction indicated by the arrow to capture
multiple photos.
If the viewfinder screen turns red, the view will not be captured. This may
happen when you have moved your phone too fast or the viewfinder scope
has gone beyond the limits of the panoramic view.
6. Your phone stops shooting when it has taken enough photos for a panoramic
photo. You can also touch to stop shooting.
The camera automatically stitches the photos together to create one
panoramic photograph.
Gallery
Gallery is your personal treasure box of sweet memories.
Viewing photos or videos
In your Gallery, photos and videos are stored in separate albums.
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Touch the album you want to view.
3. Touch the photo or video to view it in full screen mode.
When viewing a photo, pinch two fingers together to zoom out or spread
them apart to zoom in.
Playing a slideshow
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Touch an album.
3. Touch > Slideshow to play a slideshow of the photos in the album.
4. Touch the screen to stop the slideshow.
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Editing a photo
You can remove red eye, crop a photo, or apply a number of effects to make your
photos even more stunning.
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Touch the photo you want to edit.
3. Touch > Edit and then you can:
• Touch to select a filter.
• Touch to rotate or crop the photo.
• Touch to lighten or shadow the photo.
• Touch to add a frame to the photo.
4. Touch .
Rotating a photo
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Touch the photo you want to rotate.
3. Touch > Rotate Left or Rotate Right.
You can also enable the auto-rotate screen function to have your phone
automatically adjust the display orientation when you rotate your phone.
Cropping a photo
1. On the home screen, touch .
2. Touch the photo you want to crop.
3. Touch > Edit.
4. Touch > Crop and then you can:
• Drag the grid to reposition it.
• Drag the frames of the grid to resize it.
5. Touch .

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