Your HTC One X
User guide
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Contents
Contents
Unboxing
HTC One X
SIM card
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Charging the battery
10
Switching the power on or off
10
Setting up HTC One X for the first time
11
Your first week with your new phone
Home screen
12
Finger gestures
13
Sleep mode
13
Getting contacts into HTC One X
15
Making your first call
15
Sending your first text message
16
Getting photos, videos, and music on or off HTC One X
16
Copying and sharing text
17
Capturing the HTC One X screen
18
Switching between recently opened apps
18
Notifications
18
Getting to know your settings
20
Getting the battery to last longer
20
Updating the HTC One X software
20
Syncing your media and data with HTC Sync Manager
21
Camera
Camera basics
22
Taking a photo
23
Recording video
23
Taking continuous camera shots
24
Camera scenes
24
Improving portrait shots
24
Taking a group shot
25
Taking a panoramic photo
25
Using HDR
25
Shooting in low light
26
Recording videos in slow motion
26
Improving video stability
26
Changing camera and video settings
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Personalizing
Making HTC One X truly yours
28
Personalizing HTC One X with scenes
28
Changing your wallpaper
29
Applying a new skin
30
Personalizing your Home screen with widgets
30
Adding apps and other shortcuts on your Home screen
31
Rearranging or removing widgets and icons on your Home screen
32
Personalizing the launch bar
32
Grouping apps into a folder
33
Rearranging the Home screen
34
Personalizing with sound sets
35
Rearranging application tabs
36
Customizing the lock screen style
36
Securing HTC One X with a personal touch
37
Phone calls
Making a call with Smart dial
38
Using Speed dial
38
Calling a phone number in a text message
39
Calling a phone number in an email
39
Calling a phone number in a Calendar event
39
Making an emergency call
39
Receiving calls
39
What can I do during a call?
41
Setting up a conference call
42
Internet calls
42
Call history
43
Home dialing
44
Call services
45
Messages
About the Messages app
46
Sending a text message (SMS)
46
Sending a multimedia message (MMS)
46
Resuming a draft message
48
Checking your messages
48
Replying to a message
49
Forwarding a message
49
WAP push messages
50
Managing message conversations
50
Backing up your text messages
51
Setting message options
52
Search and Web browser
Searching HTC One X and the Web
53
Browsing the Web
53
Private browsing
55
Adding and managing your bookmarks
55
Saving web content for later
56
Viewing your browsing history
56
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Downloading files and apps
57
Setting browser options
58
Photos, videos, and music
Gallery
59
Music
66
Movie Editor
70
Wireless Display
71
Accounts and sync
Adding your social networks, email accounts, and more
72
Adding one or more Google Accounts
72
Managing your online accounts
73
Contacts
About the Contacts app
74
Your contacts list
74
Setting up your profile
75
Adding a new contact
76
Importing or copying contacts
76
Merging contact information
77
Contact information and conversations
78
Contact groups
79
Adding Contacts widgets
80
Sending contact information
81
Backing up your contacts
81
Social
Facebook for HTC Sense
83
Twitter for HTC Sense
83
Chatting in Google Talk
83
Using Google+
84
Email
Gmail
85
Mail
86
Calendar
About Calendar
93
Creating an event
93
Viewing the Calendar
93
Managing Calendar events
94
Accepting or declining a meeting invitation
95
Setting reminders for your events
96
Dismissing or snoozing event reminders
96
Showing or hiding calendars
96
Changing Calendar settings
96
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Online storage and services
Dropbox
97
HTC Watch
101
HTC Car
On the road with HTC Car
104
Playing music in HTC Car
104
Finding your way with HTC Car
105
Staying connected to your contacts
106
Changing HTC Car settings
106
Travel and maps
Location settings
107
Google Maps
107
Google Play and other apps
Getting apps from Google Play
111
Watching videos on YouTube
112
Using the Clock
113
Taking notes
115
Completing tasks
Sharing games and apps
117
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Your phone and computer
Where apps, data, and files are stored
121
Connecting your phone to a computer
121
Copying files to or from the phone storage
122
HTC Sync Manager basics
122
Playing music in HTC Sync Manager
126
Viewing photos and videos in HTC Sync Manager
127
Setting up HTC Sync Manager to recognize HTC One X
128
Setting up HTC One X to sync with your computer
128
Syncing HTC One X and your computer
132
Ripping music from a CD with HTC Sync Manager
132
Sharing your mobile data connection by USB tethering
133
Connecting to the Internet through a computer
133
Internet connections
Data connection
134
Wi-Fi
135
Connecting to a virtual private network (VPN)
136
Using HTC One X as a wireless router
137
Bluetooth and NFC
Bluetooth basics
139
Connecting a Bluetooth headset or car kit
139
Disconnecting or unpairing from a Bluetooth device
140
Sending information using Bluetooth
141
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Receiving information using Bluetooth
142
Sharing content with Android Beam
143
Settings and security
Turning Airplane mode on or off
144
Changing display settings
144
Changing sound settings
145
Changing the display language
146
Checking battery usage
147
Backing up settings to Google
147
Accessibility settings
147
Protecting your SIM card with a PIN
147
Protecting HTC One X with a screen lock
148
Encrypting data on HTC One X
149
Checking information about HTC One X
150
Choosing which app opens when you tap a data item
150
Managing memory
150
Other essentials
Status icons
153
Printing
154
Using the onscreen keyboard
155
Entering words with predictive text
156
Entering text by speaking
158
Entering text by tracing
158
Restarting HTC One X
159
Resetting HTC One X
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Trademarks and copyrights
Index
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Conventions used in this guide
Conventions used in this guide
In this user guide, we use the following symbols to indicate useful and important
information:
This is a note. A note often gives additional information, such as what happens
when you choose to do or not to do a certain action. A note also provides
information that may only be applicable to some situations.
This is a tip. A tip gives you an alternative way to do a particular step or procedure,
or lets you know of an option that you may find helpful.
This indicates important information that you need in order to accomplish a certain
task or to get a feature to work properly.
This provides safety precaution information, that is, information that you need to be
careful about to prevent potential problems.
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Unboxing
Unboxing
HTC One X
1. BACK
2. HOME
3. RECENT APPS
4. VOLUME
5. Proximity sensor
6. Front camera
7. POWER
8. Notification LED
9. 3.5mm headset jack
10. USB connector
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SIM card
HTC One X uses a microSIM card. The microSIM card contains your phone number,
service details, and memory for storing phonebook contacts and/or text messages.
Inserting the SIM card
1. To eject the SIM card tray, insert a small bent paperclip or the SIM eject tool into
the small hole next to the tray. You should insert it at an angle.
2. Pull the SIM card tray out, and place the SIM card into the tray.
3. Insert the SIM card tray into its slot.
Removing the SIM card
Make sure to switch off HTC One X before removing your SIM card.
1. To eject the SIM card tray, insert a small bent paperclip or the SIM eject tool into
the small hole next to the tray. You should insert it at an angle.
2. Pull the SIM card tray out.
3. Take the SIM card from the SIM card tray.
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Charging the battery
Before you turn on and start using HTC One X, it is recommended that you charge the
battery.
Only the power adapter and USB cable provided in the box must be used to charge
the battery.
1. Insert the small end of the USB cable into the USB connector.
2. Insert the other end of the USB cable into the power adapter.
3. Plug in the power adapter to an electrical outlet to start charging the battery.
As a safety precaution, the battery stops charging if it overheats.
Switching the power on or off
Switching the power on
Press the POWER button. Easy.
When you turn on HTC One X for the first time, you’ll need to set it up.
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Switching the power off
1. If the display is off, press the POWER button to turn it back on, then unlock the
screen.
2. Press and hold the POWER button for a few seconds.
3. Tap Power off on the options menu.
Setting up HTC One X for the first time
When you switch on HTC One X for the first time, you’ll be asked to set it up.
Just follow the onscreen instructions and you’ll be up and running in no time.
Some features that need to connect to the Internet such as location-based services
and auto-sync of your online accounts may incur extra data fees. Don’t worry. You
can enable or disable them in settings later on.
When HTC One X has started, you'll see Quick Tips on some screens (such as the
Home screen) that will guide you in using HTC One X. The tips for a screen won't
display again after you've closed them.
To view the Quick Tips again, slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
About > Help > Show all quick tips.
>
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Your first week with your
new phone
Home screen
Your Home screen is where you make HTC One X your own. You can add your
favorite applications, shortcuts, folders and widgets so they’re always just a tap away.
To find out how, see Personalizing on page 28.
Extended Home screen
As you start to do more things with HTC One X, you might find that one Home screen
is not enough. No problem.
Slide your finger horizontally to the left or right on the screen and you’ll discover more
space for adding icons, widgets, and more.
Press
to return to the main Home screen.
Using Leap view
§ To jump straight to the screen that you want, press
or pinch the screen to
show the Leap view. It reveals all Home screens as thumbnails. Just tap the one
you want and you’ll leap right there.
§ In Leap view, if there's space to add a new screen, you can tap Add panel to do
so. An empty Home screen appears and you can start customizing from there.
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Finger gestures
Tap
When you want to type using the keyboard, select items onscreen
such as application and settings icons, or press onscreen buttons,
simply tap them with your finger.
Press and
hold
To open the available options for an item (for example, a contact or
link in a webpage), simply press and hold the item.
Swipe or
slide
To swipe or slide means to quickly drag your finger vertically or
horizontally across the screen.
Drag
Press and hold your finger with some pressure before you start to
drag. While dragging, do not release your finger until you have
reached the target position.
Flick
Flicking the screen is similar to swiping, except that you need to swipe
your finger in light, quicker strokes, such as when flicking the contacts
or message list.
Rotate
For most screens, you can automatically change the screen
orientation from portrait to landscape by turning HTC One X
sideways. When entering text, you can turn HTC One X sideways to
bring up a bigger keyboard.
Pinch
In some apps, like Gallery or the web browser, you can “pinch” the
screen using two fingers (for example, thumb and index finger) to
zoom in or zoom out when viewing a picture or a webpage.
Two-finger
scrolling
In some apps that have sorting, like Mail or Contacts, you can use two
fingers to scroll the screen. The screen displays the sorting order, and
you can easily scroll to the information you want.
Press and
flick
On the Home screen, you can easily move a widget or icon from one
screen to another. Press and hold the widget or icon with one finger,
and flick the screen to the new location with another finger.
Sleep mode
Sleep mode saves battery power by putting HTC One X into a low power state while
the display is off. It also stops accidental button presses when HTC One X is in your
bag. You’ll still receive messages and calls though, and missed calls and messages
appear on the lock screen.
To prevent missed calls or messages from appearing on the lock screen, slide the
Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Privacy.
Switching to Sleep mode
Briefly press the POWER button to turn off the display and switch to Sleep mode.
HTC One X also automatically goes into Sleep mode when it’s idle for a while.
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Waking up from Sleep mode
To wake HTC One X up manually, press the POWER button. You’ll need to unlock the
screen.
HTC One X automatically wakes up when you have an incoming call.
Unlocking the screen
Pull the ring up to unlock the screen.
If you've set up a screen lock, you'll be asked to provide your credentials before
HTC One X unlocks.
If you've set an event reminder or an alarm, you can drag
snooze or dismiss the event or alarm.
or
to the ring to
Opening an app or folder from the lock screen
§ On the lock screen, drag an app or folder icon to the ring to unlock the screen
and directly go to the app or folder.
The shortcuts on the lock screen are the same ones on your Home screen's launch
bar. To change the lock screen shortcuts, replace the apps or folders on the launch
bar.
§ When there's a notification or info shown on the lock screen such as a missed
call or new message, you can drag it to the ring to directly go to its app.
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Getting contacts into HTC One X
There are several ways you can add contacts to HTC One X. You can sync HTC One X
with contacts from your Google® Account, computer, Facebook®, and more.
HTC Sync
Manager
Sync the contacts from your old phone to your computer, and
then use HTC Sync Manager to sync HTC One X with your
computer's Microsoft® Outlook®, Outlook Express or Windows®
Contacts.
Gmail™
Google contacts are imported to HTC One X after you sign in to
your Google Account. You can also create more Google
contacts right from HTC One X.
Facebook
Log in to your Facebook account to import your Facebook
friends' contact information.
Phone contacts
You can choose to create and store contacts directly in
HTC One X or transfer existing ones from your old phone.
SIM card
Copy all your SIM contacts to HTC One X.
Microsoft
Exchange
ActiveSync®
HTC One X syncs your work contacts from the Microsoft
Exchange ActiveSync Server in your workplace.
AT&T Ready2Go
On your computer's browser, enter the URL and code provided
by AT&T Ready2Go so you can import your contacts.
Importing contacts with AT&T Ready2Go
Easily import contacts to HTC One X through AT&T Ready2Go. You can also change
your wallpaper, install free apps, and more.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> AT&T Ready2Go.
2. Tap Get Started. You’ll see a URL and code.
3. On your computer’s browser, go to the webpage.
4. Enter your information, and then select the setup you want.
5. Save your profile to update your device.
Making your first call
1. On the Home screen, tap
.
2. Enter the phone number or first few letters of the contact’s name.
3. From the list, tap a contact to call.
4. To hang up, tap End Call.
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Sending your first text message
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Messages.
2. Tap
.
3. Tap
, and then select the contacts you want to send the message to.
4. Tap the box that says Add text, and then enter your message.
5. Tap
to insert a smiley or add quick text.
6. Tap Send.
Getting photos, videos, and music on or off
HTC One X
There are two ways you can transfer your media.
§ Connect HTC One X to your computer, and select the Disk drive mode. Your
computer will recognize it just like any removable USB drive, and you can copy
your media between them.
§ Download and use our HTC Sync Manager software. You can easily set it up to
sync folders containing media and playlists on your computer with HTC One X.
HTC Sync Manager can also automatically get photos and videos off HTC One X
to your computer.
Download and install HTC Sync Manager, when available, from our website. Or in
the meantime, download and use the latest version of HTC Sync to sync your
media and data.
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Copying and sharing text
In apps such as the web browser and Mail, you can select and copy text, and then
paste or share it.
Selecting text
1. Press and hold on a word.
2. Drag the start and end markers to highlight the surrounding text you want to
select.
To copy the address of a linked webpage, press and hold the link, and then tap
Copy link URL.
Copying and pasting text
1. After you have selected the text you want to copy, tap Copy.
The selected text is then copied to the clipboard.
2. In a text entry field (for example while composing an email), press and hold at
the point where you want to paste the text.
3. Tap Paste.
Sharing text
1. After you have selected the text you want to share, tap Share.
2. Choose where to paste and share the selected text, such as in an email message
or social network status update.
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Capturing the HTC One X screen
Want to show off your high game score, write a blog post about HTC One X features,
or post a status update on Facebook about a song you're playing? It's easy to take a
picture of the screen and share it from Gallery.
Press and hold POWER and then press
album in Gallery.
. The screen is saved in the Camera shots
Switching between recently opened apps
You can easily access apps you've just recently opened.
1. Press
.
2. Slide your finger left or right to see recently-opened apps.
3. Tap an app to open it.
Notifications
Notification LED
The notification LED shows a:
§ Solid green light when HTC One X is connected to the power adapter or a
computer and the battery is fully charged.
§ Flashing green light when you have a pending notification.
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§ Solid orange light when the battery is being charged.
§ Flashing orange light when the battery level reaches very low.
Notification icons
Notification icons on the status bar make it easy for you to keep on top of your
messages, calendar events, and alarms.
Notifications panel
When you get a new notification, you can open the Notifications panel to see what
event notification or new information you've received. The Notifications panel also lets
you quickly access settings.
1. To open the Notifications panel, press and hold the status bar, then slide your
finger downward.
If you have several notifications, scroll down the screen to see them all.
2. To close the Notifications panel, press and hold the bottom bar of the panel,
then slide your finger up. Or just press
.
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Getting to know your settings
Want to change the ringtone, set up a Wi-Fi® connection or make the screen brighter?
Do this and more in Settings.
Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
settings you can change:
. Here are some of the basic
§ Tap the On/Off switch next to an item such as Wi-Fi to turn it on or off. Tap the
item itself to configure its settings.
§ Tap Sound to set a ringtone, choose a sound profile, and configure incoming call
sound settings.
§ Tap Display (or Display & gestures) to change the screen brightness or set how
long the screen is off before going to sleep.
§ Tap Security to set a screen or SIM card lock.
Getting the battery to last longer
How long the battery can last before it needs recharging depends on how you use
HTC One X. The features and accessories you use can affect battery life.
You can get the battery to last longer by following a few simple tips:
§ Turn off the display when you're not using it
§ Lower the volume
§ Close battery-intensive programs, such as the Camera, when you're done using
them
§ Make sure apps are closed and not continuously running in the background
§ Use the power adapter whenever possible
Updating the HTC One X software
HTC One X can check and notify you if there’s a new software update available. You
can then download and install the software update using the Wi-Fi or data
connection. You can also manually check if there's an available software update.
Depending on the type of update, the update may erase all your personal data and
customized settings, and also remove any applications you’ve installed. Make sure that
you’ve backed up the information and files you want to keep.
You might want to use Wi-Fi to download software updates to avoid extra data
fees.
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Checking for AT&T updates manually
Use your phone’s data connection to manually check for and download AT&T updates
for your phone.
A data connection must be active before checking for AT&T updates.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap AT&T software update > Check for updates.
Syncing your media and data with HTC Sync
Manager
With HTC Sync Manager, enjoy the same rich media whether you're at your computer
or on the move. Use it also to store your same contacts, important documents, and
other data on both HTC One X and your computer.
HTC Sync Manager is the replacement for HTC Sync, and it provides a lot more
features. You can:
§ Play music and videos using the built-in player. You can also play iTunes® and
Windows Media® Player playlists.
§ Manage your library of music, photos, and videos on your computer.
§ Get music from your CDs to your computer.
§ Sync photos, videos, music, playlists, and albums between HTC One X and your
computer.
§ Sync information such as contacts, calendar, documents, and web bookmarks
between HTC One X and your computer.
This software works on both Windows and Mac®. To find out how to install and use
this software, see HTC Sync Manager basics on page 122.
Download and install HTC Sync Manager, when available, from our website. Or in
the meantime, download and use the latest version of HTC Sync to sync your
media and data.
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Camera
Camera basics
Capture photos instantly, with no delay. Just directly launch the camera from the lock
screen, even if HTC One X is password protected.
1. When your display is off, press POWER.
2. Drag the Camera icon to the lock screen ring so you can start taking photos and
videos right away.
From the Home screen, you can also tap Camera to launch it.
Use the controls on the Viewfinder screen to add effects, zoom in or out, and more.
After using Camera (or if you temporarily leave the Viewfinder screen), you still
need to unlock HTC One X if you have a screen lock.
Zooming
§ Before taking a photo or video, slide your finger on the zoom bar to zoom in or
out.
§ When you're recording video, the zoom bar is always onscreen. You can freely
zoom in or out while recording.
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Switching between the front and main camera
1. On the Viewfinder screen, tap
.
2. Tap Camera.
3. Tap either Front or Main.
Some camera features are not available when you’re using the front camera, such
as zooming and face detection.
Choosing an effect
Use the available camera effects to make your photos look like they’ve been taken
through special lenses or filters. You can also apply certain effects to videos.
1. Tap
.
2. Scroll through the available effects and tap one that you like.
Setting the resolution
1. On the Viewfinder screen, tap
.
2. Tap Image resolution or Video quality, and then choose a resolution.
Choosing a flash mode
Tap the flash icon to choose a flash mode.
When using Flash on or Auto flash mode, the camera intelligently sets the best flash
brightness for your photo.
Taking a photo
1. Open Camera from the lock screen or Home screen.
2. Just point the camera on what you want to capture. The camera adjusts the
focus automatically, and continuously refocuses as you move it.
3. When you're ready to take the photo, tap
.
Recording video
1. Open Camera from the lock screen or Home screen.
2. When you're ready to start recording, tap
.
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3. While recording, you can:
§ Freely zoom in or out.
§ Change focus to a different subject or area by just tapping it on the
Viewfinder screen.
§ Tap the flash icon to turn the flash on or off.
4. To stop recording, tap
.
Taking a photo while recording a video
While you're recording video using the main camera, tap
your subject.
to capture a still shot of
Taking continuous camera shots
Do you want to take photos of moving subjects? Whether it’s your kid's football game
or a car race, you can capture the action.
Make sure that you're in Auto scene to use this feature.
1. On the Viewfinder screen, just press and hold
consecutive shots of your subject.
Want to capture a lot more shots? Tap
the Limit to 20 frames option.
. The camera takes up to 20
> Continuous shooting, and then clear
2. After taking the shots, select the photo that you like the most, and then tap Best
shot. To save more photos from the batch, just delete the photos you don’t
want to keep.
Camera scenes
Scenes provide an easy way to override your camera’s normal settings to suit your
current lighting and environment. Use Auto and let the camera automatically
determine optimal settings, or choose from a wide selection of scenes before you
start taking photos.
Improving portrait shots
If you'd like your family or friends to look their best in your photos, make sure to use
the portrait scene. It smoothens the skin in your shots.
1. On the Viewfinder screen, tap
.
2. Tap Portrait.
3. When you're ready to take the photo, tap
.
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Taking a group shot
Finding it difficult to make everyone smile and have them look at the camera at the
same time? With HTC One X, you get perfect group portraits with the most smiles and
the fewest blinks.
1. On the Viewfinder screen, tap
.
2. Tap Group portrait.
3. When you're ready to take the photo, tap
. The camera takes several shots
and merges them into the best possible group photo.
Taking a panoramic photo
Whether it’s the Golden Gate Bridge or the Eiffel Tower, you can capture anything
wide or tall in a single photo.
1. On the Viewfinder screen, tap
.
2. Tap Panorama.
Zoom and flash are disabled when you're in this mode.
3. When you're ready to take the first shot, tap
. Directional arrows appear,
prompting you to pan left or right in landscape view (or pan up or down in
portrait view).
4. As you pan, a guide appears onscreen. Use this to frame the first portion of the
scene you want to capture.
5. Continue moving HTC One X as smoothly as you can. The camera automatically
captures five consecutive frames.
6. Tap
to stop capturing anytime.
The camera stitches the shots into a single photo.
Using HDR
When shooting portraits against a bright background, use HDR to capture your
subjects clearly. HDR brings out the details of both the highlights and shadows, even
in high contrast lighting.
1. On the Viewfinder screen, tap
.
2. Tap HDR.
3. When you're ready to take the photo, tap
.
The camera takes three shots at different exposure levels and combines them into one
enhanced photo.
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Shooting in low light
Capture stunning images even in dim light.
1. On the Viewfinder screen, tap
.
2. Tap Low light.
Flash is disabled when you're in this mode.
3. When you're ready to take the photo, tap
.
§ To avoid getting blurry photos, maintain a steady grip on HTC One X.
§ Improve your photo after taking the shot by applying special effects like auto
enhance and high contrast.
Recording videos in slow motion
Relive high speed action bit by bit and add a touch of suspense to your videos.
1. On the Viewfinder screen, tap
.
2. Tap Slow motion video.
3. Frame your subject on the Viewfinder screen.
4. Tap
to start recording.
Improving video stability
Lessen shakes and blurs in your video, especially when you're following a moving
subject.
1. On the Viewfinder screen, tap
.
2. Tap Video options > Video stabilization.
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Changing camera and video settings
1. On the Viewfinder screen, tap
.
2. As well as changing basic camera and video settings, you can also:
§ Change the review duration to set how long a captured photo or video will
be displayed on the Review screen before the camera changes back to the
Viewfinder screen.
§ Automatically take a shot when your subject smiles (photo mode only).
§ Geo-tag photos to store GPS location in your captured photos (photo
mode only).
§ Set the ISO level. Higher ISO numbers are better for taking pictures in low
light conditions (photo mode only).
§ Automatically upload photos to a social network (photo mode only). You
can set the upload frequency, select the album to upload to, and set the
privacy level.
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Personalizing
Personalizing
Making HTC One X truly yours
Make HTC One X look and sound just the way you want it. Personalize it with a
different wallpaper, skin, ringtone, and notification sound for events such as incoming
text, email, and calendar reminders.
Personalizing HTC One X with scenes
HTC One X becomes multiple phones in one when you use scenes. Scenes are
personalized Home screen layouts that you can quickly apply. By switching between
scenes, you instantly turn HTC One X into your perfect weekend phone, travel phone,
work phone, or pure play phone.
Everytime you add or modify something on the Home screen, HTC One X
automatically saves your changes to the current scene selected.
Using a preset scene
HTC One X features preset scenes, each preconfigured with a different wallpaper and
collection of widgets that reflect different moments in your life. You can choose a
scene that is suitable for work, play, travel, or your social life.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Personalize.
2. On the Display tab, tap Scene.
3. Slide your finger on the screen from right to left to select the scene you want.
4. Tap Apply.
Creating a new scene
You’ll start with an empty Home screen when you create a new scene.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. On the Display tab, tap Scene.
3. Tap
> New.
> Personalize.
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4. Enter a new scene name, and then tap Done.
5. Personalize the scene by adding widgets and apps, changing the wallpaper, and
more. All of your changes will be automatically saved to this scene.
Renaming a scene
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Personalize.
2. On the Display tab, tap Scene.
3. Slide your finger on the screen from right to left to select the scene you want to
rename.
4. Press and hold a scene thumbnail, and then tap Rename.
5. Enter a new scene name.
6. Tap Done.
Deleting scenes
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Personalize.
2. On the Display tab, tap Scene.
3. Tap
> Delete.
4. Slide your finger on the screen from right to left to browse through scenes, then
tap one or more scenes you want to delete.
5. Tap Delete.
Changing your wallpaper
Pick your favorite photo as your Home wallpaper. Choose from the available
wallpapers, or use any photo you've taken with the camera.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Personalize.
2. On the Display tab, tap Wallpaper.
3. Tap one of the following:
Gallery
Choose an existing photo and crop it.
HTC wallpapers Choose a preset wallpaper, and then tap Preview.
Live wallpapers Choose a preset animated wallpaper, and then tap Preview. If
the animated wallpaper you chose can be customized, tap
Settings.
4. Tap Save or Apply.
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Applying a new skin
Personalize beyond the Home screen by applying a new skin. Skins give a different
look and feel to most onscreen buttons, application screens, option menus, and other
items.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Personalize.
2. On the Display tab, tap Skin.
3. Slide your finger on the screen from right to left to select the skin you want.
4. Tap Apply.
Personalizing your Home screen with widgets
Widgets put at-a-glance important information and media content up front on your
Home screen. Some widgets are already added to your Home screen for your
convenience. You can add more from the available selections of widgets.
Adding a widget to your Home screen
1. Press and hold on an empty space on your Home screen.
2. On the Widgets tab, you can:
§ Slide left or right to browse through the complete set of widgets.
§ Tap
to search for specific widgets.
§ Tap All Widgets to choose from a selection menu.
Some widgets are available in different styles and sizes.
3. Drag a widget to a home screen thumbnail where you want to add it.
You can also add widgets that allow you to quickly switch on or off certain settings
such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth®. Tap All Widgets > Settings, and then tap the widget
that you want.
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Changing the settings of a widget
You can modify basic settings of some widgets (for example, the Contacts and Mail
widgets) from the Home screen.
1. Press and hold a widget on your Home screen, and then drag it to
.
The relevant screen where you can change some settings for this widget then
opens.
2. Customize the widget settings.
Resizing a widget
Some widgets can be resized after you've added them to your Home screen.
1. Press and hold a widget on the Home screen, and then release your finger. If
you see directional arrow buttons appear on the widget, that means the widget
is resizable.
2. Drag an arrow button to enlarge or shrink the widget size.
Adding apps and other shortcuts on your
Home screen
Place apps you often use on your Home screen. You can also add shortcuts to
frequently used settings, bookmarked webpages, and more.
1. Press and hold on an empty space on your Home screen.
2. On the Apps or Shortcuts tab, choose whether to add an app or a shortcut.
To add an app, you can also tap
, press and hold an app, and then drag it to an
empty area on your Home screen.
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Rearranging or removing widgets and icons on
your Home screen
Moving a widget or icon
1. Press and hold the widget or icon you want to move.
2. Drag the widget or icon to a new location on the screen.
§ You can pause at the left or right edge of the screen to drag the widget or icon
onto another Home screen panel.
§ When you drag an icon to a spot that’s occupied by another icon, the occupant
automatically moves away to give room.
3. When the widget or icon is where you want it, lift your finger.
Removing a widget or icon
1. Press and hold the widget or icon you want to remove, and then drag it to
.
2. When the widget or icon turns red, lift your finger.
Personalizing the launch bar
The launch bar on your Home screen gives you one-touch access to commonly used
apps. You can replace the apps on the launch bar with other apps you often use.
1. Press and hold the app you want to replace, and then drag it out of the launch
bar.
2. Tap
to go to the All apps screen.
3. Press and hold an app, and then drag it to the empty slot on the launch bar.
§ You can also place shortcuts to settings or information on the launch bar. Add a
shortcut first to the Home screen, and then drag it to the launch bar.
§ The apps or shortcuts you see on the lock screen are the same as the ones on the
launch bar.
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Grouping apps into a folder
Use folders to group apps on the launch bar or your Home screen to free up space so
you can add more apps.
1. Press and hold an app, and then drag it over to another app to automatically
create a folder.
2. Tap the folder to open it.
3. Tap
.
4. Select one or more apps that you want to add to the folder.
5. Tap Add.
You can also add shortcuts to settings or information. Add a shortcut first to the
Home screen, and then drag it over to the folder.
Renaming a folder
1. Tap the folder to open it.
2. Tap the folder window’s title bar.
3. Enter a new folder name.
4. Tap outside the folder to close it.
Removing items from a folder
1. Tap the folder to open it.
2. Press and hold an app or shortcut, and then drag it to the Home screen, or drag
it out to
to remove. Repeat this process to remove more items from the
folder.
If there's only one item left in the folder, the folder ungroups the last item and
removes itself automatically.
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Rearranging the Home screen
Reorder your Home screen panels in any way that fits how you use them. For
example, move the panels with frequently-used widgets, shortcuts, and folders closer
to the main Home screen.
1. Pinch the Home screen to show the Leap view.
2. Press and hold the thumbnail of the home screen you want to move. HTC One X
then vibrates. Don’t lift your finger just yet.
3. Drag the thumbnail to its new position, and then lift your finger.
Removing a Home screen panel
If you feel you need fewer Home screens, you can remove some.
1. On the Home screen, pinch the touch screen or press
to go to Leap view.
2. Press and hold the panel you want to remove. Don't lift your finger just yet.
3. Drag the panel to
.
Adding back a Home screen panel
Add back a Home screen if you have more widgets, apps, and shortcuts that you want
to access right away.
1. On the Home screen, pinch the touch screen or press
to go to Leap view.
2. Tap
. A new Home screen appears. You can start adding widgets, apps, and
shortcuts.
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Personalizing with sound sets
Each sound set gives you a different combination of sounds for your ringtone and
notifications such as incoming messages, email, calendar event reminders, and more.
By switching between sound sets, you can instantly make HTC One X ring or alert you
with fun sounds when you're out with friends or change to subtle sounds while you're
at work.
Creating a sound set
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Personalize.
2. On the Sound tab, tap Sound set.
3. On the Sound sets screen, tap
.
4. Enter a new sound set name, and then tap Done.
The newly created sound set is then added to the list of sound sets. You can assign
different tones to the sound set to your preference.
Changing your ringtone, notifications, and sounds
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Personalize.
2. On the Sound tab, tap Sound set.
3. Choose a sound set you want to customize, or create a new one, and then tap
Apply.
4. Change the ringtone, notification sound, and alarm from the Personalize screen.
HTC One X automatically saves your choices to the current sound set.
Deleting sound sets
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. On the Sound tab, tap Sound set.
3. Tap
.
4. Select one or more sound sets you want to delete.
5. Tap Delete.
> Personalize.
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Rearranging application tabs
You can rearrange the tabs at the bottom of some apps to prioritize the types of
information you frequently use. You can also add or remove tabs.
1. Open an app that has the usual tabs at the bottom of its screen.
2. Press and hold the current tab until the screen changes and shows a message
about rearranging tabs.
If you don't see any tabs on the app, tap
> Edit tabs.
3. You can:
§ Change the order of the tabs. Press and hold a tab, and then drag it to its
new position.
§ Drag a tab into or out of the bottom row to add or remove it.
4. When you’re done, press
.
Customizing the lock screen style
Choose from our selection of lock screens. Some lock screens are customizable.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Personalize.
2. On the Display tab, tap Lock screen style.
3. Slide your finger left or right to choose a lock screen style.
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4. Tap the lock screen style to see a preview. If you want to further customize it,
tap Settings.
5. Tap Apply.
The shortcuts on the lock screen are the same apps as the ones on your Home
screen's launch bar. To change them, you'll have to replace the apps on the launch
bar.
Securing HTC One X with a personal touch
Make unlocking your phone as easy as looking at it. Protect your personal information
and prevent others from using HTC One X without your permission by setting up face
unlock.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Security.
2. Tap Screen lock > Face Unlock
3. Tap Continue and follow the onscreen instructions.
4. Choose a backup lock to use in case the phone doesn't recognize you.
5. Tap Lock phone after, then specify the idle time before the screen is locked.
You can also tap Improve face matching in the Security screen to train HTC One X
to recognize your face in different situations, such as when you're wearing glasses
or sporting a beard.
You'll be asked to unlock the screen every time HTC One X is turned on or when it’s
idle for a certain period of time.
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Phone calls
Making a call with Smart dial
You can either dial a number directly, or use Smart dial to quickly place a call. Smart
dial searches and calls a stored/synced contact or a number from your call history.
1. On the Home screen, tap
.
2. Enter the phone number or first few letters of the contact’s name.
3. From the list, tap a contact to call.
To check other phone numbers associated with the contact, tap
contact name.
beside the
4. To hang up, tap End Call.
Using Speed dial
Use Speed dial to call a phone number with a single tap. For example, if you assign a
contact’s number to the number 2 key, you can just press and hold 2 to dial the
number.
The number 1 key is generally reserved for your voicemail. Press and hold this key
to call voicemail and retrieve your voicemail messages.
Assigning a speed dial key
1. On the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
3. Tap
.
> Speed dial.
, and then select a contact from the list.
4. On the Speed dial screen, choose the phone number of the contact to use, and a
speed dial key to assign.
5. Tap Save.
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Calling a phone number in a text message
1. Tap the phone number within the message.
2. Tap Call.
To call the message sender, tap the received message, and then tap Call on the
options menu.
Calling a phone number in an email
1. Tap the phone number in the email body.
2. Tap Call.
Calling a phone number in a Calendar event
1. Open an event in Calendar.
2. On the Event details screen, tap the phone number.
3. Tap Call.
4. When the call is received, tap
to see event details such as the conference
call ID or meeting PIN code on the Phone dialer screen.
Making an emergency call
In some regions, you can make emergency calls from HTC One X even if you don’t
have a SIM card installed or your SIM card has been blocked.
1. On the Home screen, tap
.
2. Dial the emergency number for your locale, and then tap Call.
Receiving calls
When you receive a phone call from a contact, the Incoming call screen appears.
You can use the polite ringer and pocket mode features for receiving calls.
Answering a call
Do one of the following:
§ If the display is locked when you get a call, drag
§ If the display is on when you get a call, tap Answer.
to the Lock screen ring.
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Rejecting a call
Do one of the following:
to the Lock screen ring. Then
§ If the display is locked when you get a call, drag
drag to the ring the Remind me icon to create a task or the Send message icon
to send a text message to the caller.
§ If the display is on when you get a call, tap Decline.
§ Press the POWER button twice to reject a call.
Muting the ringing sound without rejecting the call
Do one of the following:
§ Press the VOLUME DOWN or VOLUME UP button.
§ Press the POWER button.
§ Place HTC One X face down on a level surface.
If HTC One X is already facing down, it will still ring when there are subsequent
incoming calls.
Look who's calling
Every time you make a call or your friend gives you a ring, you get to see your friend’s
latest social network status update right on the call screen. You’ll also see a birthday
reminder, if your friend’s birthday will happen within one week.
Viewing a task reminder while on a call
Did you promise to babysit for a friend this weekend? If you associate a task to a
contact, you'll see a task reminder on the call screen when you're on a call with that
friend.
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What can I do during a call?
When a call is in progress, you can turn the speakerphone on, place the call on hold,
and more.
Putting a call on hold
To put the call on hold, tap
.
To resume the call, tap
> Hold. The status bar then displays the hold call icon
> Unhold.
Switching between calls
If you’re already in a call and you accept another call, you can switch between the two
calls.
1. When you receive another call, tap Answer to accept the second call and put
the first call on hold.
2. To switch between the calls, tap the person you want to talk to on the screen.
3. To end the current call and return to the other call, tap End Call.
Turning the speakerphone on during a call
To decrease potential damage to your hearing, do not hold HTC One X to your ear
when the speakerphone is on.
Do one of the following:
§ Flip HTC One X over during a call (be sure that Flip for speaker is selected in
Sound settings).
§ On the call screen, tap
The speakerphone icon
.
appears in the status bar when the speakerphone is on.
To turn the speakerphone off, just flip HTC One X over again, facing it up. Or tap
again.
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Muting the microphone during a call
On the call screen, tap
to toggle between turning the microphone on or off. When
the microphone is turned off, the mute icon
appears in the status bar.
Ending a call
Do one of the following to end the call:
§ On the call screen, tap End Call.
§ Slide open the Notifications panel, then tap
.
If the phone number of the person who called is not in your contacts list, you can
choose to save the number to your contacts list after you hang up.
Setting up a conference call
Conference calling with your friends, family, or co-workers is easy. Make the first call
(or accept a call), and then simply dial each subsequent call to add it to the
conference.
Make sure your SIM card is enabled with conference calling service. Contact your
mobile operator for details.
1. Make a call to the first conference call participant.
2. When connected, tap > Add call, and then dial the number of the second
participant. The first participant is put on hold.
3. When connected to the second participant, tap
4. To add another participant, tap
5. When connected, tap
.
, and then dial the number of the contact.
to add the participant to the conference call.
6. To talk to a person in the conference call in private, tap
Private call.
To end the call with a participant, tap
and then select
and then tap Finish this call.
To end the conference call, tap End Call.
Internet calls
When you're connected to a Wi-Fi network, you can make and receive calls through
an Internet calling account.
Before you add an Internet calling account, make sure that you've registered with
an Internet calling service that supports voice calls over Session Initiation Protocol
(SIP). Internet calls to phone numbers may incur additional fees.
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Adding an Internet calling account
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Call.
2. Under Internet call settings, tap Accounts.
3. Tap Add account.
4. Enter your account details.
5. Tap
> Save.
6. To set HTC One X to receive Internet calls on your added account, tap the
Receive incoming calls check button.
Making an Internet call
Make an Internet call to either your contact's Internet calling account or phone
number.
Call any of the following:
Internet
calling
account
Phone
number
§ In Contacts, tap a contact who has an Internet calling account, and
then tap Internet call.
§ In Call History, tap an Internet call log.
First, enable Internet calling for your outgoing calls. Slide the
Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Call. Tap Use Internet
calling, and then select either For all calls when data network is
available or Ask for each call.
Call history
Use Call History to check missed calls, your dialed numbers, and received calls.
Returning a missed call
You'll see the missed call icon
in the status bar when you miss a call.
1. Slide open the Notifications panel to check who the caller is.
2. To return the call, tap the missed call notification.
3. Tap the caller’s name or number on the Call History screen.
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Checking calls in the Call History
1. On the Home screen, tap
.
2. Tap the Call History tab.
3. On the Call History screen, you can:
§ Tap a name or number in the list to call.
§ Press and hold a name or number in the list to display the options menu.
§ Tap
to check only the call history of a particular contact.
§ Tap > View to display just a particular type of calls such as missed calls or
outgoing calls.
Adding a new phone number to your contacts from Call History
1. On the Call History screen, press and hold the phone number, and then tap Save
to People.
2. Choose whether to create a new contact or save the number to an existing
contact.
Clearing the Call History list
On the Call History screen, do one of the following:
Remove one name or
number
Press and hold the name or number, and then tap Delete
from call history.
Clear the entire list
Tap
> Remove call history > Select all > Delete.
Home dialing
When you're on a trip abroad, it's easy to dial friends and family from home.
Your home country code is automatically added when you call your contacts while
roaming. But when manually entering a phone number to call, you need to enter a plus
(+) sign and country code before the number.
Changing the default country code for Home dialing
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. Tap Home dialing settings.
3. Select a country, and then tap OK.
> Call.
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Turning off Home dialing
If you prefer to manually enter complete phone numbers to call while roaming, you
can turn off Home dialing.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Call.
2. Under Other settings, clear the Home dialing check button.
Call services
You can change the settings of various phone services. Call services may include call
forwarding, call waiting, voicemail, and more. Contact your mobile operator to find out
about the availability of call services.
Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Call.
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Messages
About the Messages app
Keep in touch with important people in your life. Use the Messages app to compose
and send text and multimedia messages. On the All messages screen, your sent and
received messages are neatly grouped into conversations, by contact name or phone
number.
Sending a text message (SMS)
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
> Messages.
.
3. Enter a contact name or mobile number in the To field.
Sending the message to a group of friends? Tap
whom you want to send the message.
, and then select the contacts to
4. Tap the box that says Add text, and then enter your message.
5. Tap Send, or press
to save the message as a draft.
§ There is a limit on the number of characters for a single text message (displayed
above the Send button). If you exceed the limit, your text message will be
delivered as one but will be billed as more than one message.
§ Your text message automatically becomes a multimedia message if you enter an
email address as the recipient, add a message subject, attach an item, or compose
a very long message.
Sending a multimedia message (MMS)
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
.
> Messages.
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3. Enter a contact name, mobile number, or email address in the To field.
Sending the message to a group of friends? Tap
whom you want to send the message.
4. To add a subject line, tap
, and then select the contacts to
> Add subject.
5. Tap the box that says Add text, and then enter your message.
6. Tap
, and then choose an attachment type.
7. Select or browse for the item to attach.
8. After adding an attachment, tap
removing your attachment.
9. Tap Send, or press
to see options for replacing, viewing or
to save the message as a draft.
Creating a slideshow
1. After you've added either a photo, video, or audio in the multimedia message
you’re composing, tap
> Slide.
2. Choose where you want to insert the next slide.
3. Right after adding a slide, do one of the following:
§ Tap
, and then choose to add a photo or a video.
§ Tap
> Audio to add music or a voice recording to a slide.
§ Tap Add text, and then enter your caption.
§ Tap
4. Tap
to see options for replacing, viewing or removing your attachment.
> Preview. Tap once on the preview screen to see playback controls.
If you don't see Preview, scroll down the menu.
5. When finished, tap Send, or press
to save the message as a draft.
Can't find your contacts' email addresses in Messages?
1. If only phone numbers are showing up when you're entering a contact
name, tap
.
2. Tap
> Show Email.
To always show email addresses, tap on the All messages screen, and then
tap Settings > General > Show email address.
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Resuming a draft message
1. On the All messages screen, tap
> Drafts.
2. Tap the message and then resume editing it.
3. Tap Send.
Checking your messages
Depending on your notification settings, HTC One X plays a sound, vibrates, or
displays the message briefly in the status bar when you receive a new message. A
new message icon
is also displayed in the status bar.
To open and read the message, you can:
§ Open the Notifications panel, and then tap the new message notification.
§ Go to the Messages app and open the message.
Viewing and saving an attachment from a multimedia message
§ If there’s a media attachment such as a photo or video in a received message,
tap it to view the content.
§ To save the attachment, tap the multimedia message, and then choose to save
from the options menu.
§ If the attachment is a contact (vCard), tap it to view the contact information,
then tap Save to add to your contacts.
§ If the attachment is an appointment or event (vCalendar), tap it to choose the
calendar where to save it, and then tap Import.
If you are concerned about the size of your data downloads, you can choose to
check the size and subject first before you download a multimedia message. On the
All messages screen, tap > Settings > Multimedia messages (MMS). Clear the
Auto-retrieve option.
Saving a text message in the Tasks app
Save a text message in your Tasks list so you can remind yourself when to reply.
1. On the All messages screen, tap a contact (or phone number) to display the
exchange of messages with that contact.
2. Tap the message you want to save, and then tap Save as task.
3. Enter a task title and other details.
4. Tap Save.
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Replying to a message
1. On the All messages screen, tap a contact (or phone number) to display the
exchange of messages with that contact.
2. Tap the box that says Add text, and then enter your message.
3. Tap Send.
Replying to another phone number of the contact
When a contact has multiple phone numbers stored on HTC One X, you’ll see the
particular phone number used below the contact's name.
Keep in mind that your response will be sent to the phone number of the latest
message you’ve received from this contact.
1. On the All messages screen, tap a contact (or phone number) to display the
exchange of messages with that contact.
2. Tap
, and then select another phone number of this contact.
3. Tap the box that says Add text, then enter your reply message.
4. Tap Send.
Forwarding a message
1. On the All messages screen, tap a contact (or phone number) to view the
exchange of messages with that contact.
2. Tap a message, and then tap Forward.
3. In the To field, fill in one or more recipients.
4. Tap Send.
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WAP push messages
WAP push messages contain a web link. Often, the link will be to download a file that
you have requested from a service provider.
When you receive a WAP push message, a notification icon
status bar.
is displayed in the
Opening and reading a new WAP push message
1. Open the Notifications panel, and then tap the push message notification.
2. Tap Visit website.
Viewing all your WAP push messages
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
> Messages.
> Push messages.
You can only see this option if you've previously received WAP push messages.
Managing message conversations
Locking a message
You can lock a message so that it will not be deleted even if you delete the other
messages in the conversation.
1. On the All messages screen, tap a contact (or phone number) to display the
exchange of messages with that contact.
2. Tap the message that you want to lock.
3. Tap Lock message on the options menu. A lock icon
is displayed.
Copying a text message to your SIM card
1. On the All messages screen, tap a contact (or phone number) to display the
exchange of messages with that contact.
2. Tap the message, and then tap Copy to SIM. A SIM card icon
is displayed.
Deleting a single message
1. On the All messages screen, tap a contact (or phone number) to display the
exchange of messages with that contact.
2. Tap the message that you want to delete.
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3. If the message is locked, tap Unlock message on the options menu, and then tap
the message to display the options menu again.
4. Tap Delete message, and then tap OK.
Deleting several messages within a conversation
1. On the All messages screen, tap a contact (or phone number) to display the
exchange of messages with that contact.
2. Tap
> Delete.
3. Tap Delete by selection or Delete by phone number (if the contact used
multiple phone numbers throughout the conversation).
4. Select the messages you want to delete, and then tap Delete.
In the Messages settings, tap General > Delete old messages to auto delete old
messages per conversation.
Deleting a conversation
1. On the All messages screen, press and hold a contact (or phone number) whose
messages you want to delete, and then tap Delete.
2. Tap OK to delete the entire thread.
Any locked messages in the conversation thread will not be deleted unless you
select the Delete locked messages check box.
Deleting several conversations
1. On the All messages screen, tap
> Delete.
2. Select the conversation threads you want to delete.
3. Tap Delete. Any locked messages will not be deleted.
Backing up your text messages
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
> Messages.
> Back up SMS > Back up SMS.
3. Enter a name for your backup file, and then tap OK.
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Backing up text messages via mail
You need to set up your email account in Mail.
1. On the All messages screen, tap
> Back up SMS.
2. Tap Back up SMS via mail.
The Mail app's compose screen opens, with the backup file attached.
3. Enter your email address.
4. Compose your email message, and then tap Send.
To restore your text messages on HTC One X, open the email message with the
backup file attachment from the Mail app. Tap the attachment to open the Restore
SMS, screen and then tap the backup file to restore your text messages.
Restoring text messages
You can only restore text messages that were exported using the Back up SMS
feature.
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
> Messages.
> Back up SMS > Restore SMS.
3. Tap the backup file to import.
4. Tap OK.
Setting message options
Access and change the settings of the Messages app. You can add a signature to your
messages, edit messaging options, and more.
On the All messages screen, tap
> Settings.
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Searching HTC One X and the Web
You can search for information on HTC One X and on the Web by using Search. Some
apps, such as Contacts or Mail, have their own search function, which you can use to
search only within those apps.
Setting search options
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
.
> Settings.
3. Tap Google Search, and then customize your search settings.
4. When done, press
.
5. Tap Searchable items, and then select the items you want included when doing
a search.
Performing searches on the Web and HTC One X
1. From the Home screen, tap
.
2. In the search box, enter the words you want to search for. As you type,
matching items on HTC One X and suggestions from Google web search are
shown as a list.
3. If what you’re searching for is in the list of suggestions, tap the item to open it in
its compatible app.
Tap
to enter it in the search box. New suggestions appear and you can enter
more text or tap
beside a subsequent suggestion to quickly refine your search.
Browsing the Web
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Internet.
2. Tap the URL box on top of the screen.
3. Enter your search keywords or a webpage address.
4. On the webpage, you can:
§ Tap a link to open it, or press and hold a link to see more options.
§ Tap an email address to send a message to the email address.
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Switching to Reading mode
Want to read an article or blog without distractions? Reading mode removes menus,
banners, and backgrounds from a webpage.
While viewing an article, tap
off.
(when it's available) to switch reading mode on or
Viewing the full version of a website
While viewing a webpage, tap
> View desktop site.
Opening or switching between browser tabs
Open multiple browser tabs to make it easier for you to switch from one website to
another.
1. While viewing a webpage, tap
> Tabs.
2. Do one of the following:
§ To open a new tab, tap New tab.
§ To switch to another browser tab, slide your finger until the webpage you
want to view appears. Tap a webpage to display it in full screen.
Tap
to close a webpage.
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Private browsing
You can use incognito tabs to browse the Web with more privacy. Browser cookies
are not shared and deleted when you close all incognito tabs. Pages you view in
incognito also won't appear in your browser history except for files you download.
1. From the browser screen, tap
> Tabs.
2. Tap New incognito tab.
Adding and managing your bookmarks
Bookmarking a webpage
Bookmark a webpage in a normal browser screen (not when you're using an
incognito tab).
1. While viewing a webpage, tap
> Add to.
2. Tap Bookmarks.
3. Edit the bookmark name if needed.
4. To save the bookmark to a new folder, tap Bookmarks.
5. On the Add to screen, tap
> New folder.
6. Tap Done.
Opening a bookmark
1. While viewing a webpage, tap
> Bookmarks.
2. On the Bookmarks tab, navigate to the bookmark you want to open, and then
tap it.
If you have set up Google Chrome™ sync on your Google Account, tap
on the
Bookmarks screen, and then select the Google Account to view for your synced
bookmarks.
Editing a bookmark
1. While viewing a webpage, tap
2. On the Bookmarks tab, tap
3. Tap
> Bookmarks.
> Edit.
at the right of the bookmark you want to edit.
4. Enter your changes, and then tap Done.
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Syncing your bookmarks with Google Chrome
Create bookmarks from your computer's Google Chrome browser and sync them on
HTC One X. For more information about Google Chrome, visit http://
support.google.com/chrome.
§ Using your Google Chrome desktop browser, you need to sign in to your Google
Account and set up Google Chrome sync.
§ Be sure that you are logged in to your Google Account every time you save
Google Chrome bookmarks on your computer.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Accounts & sync.
2. Tap your Google Account.
3. Select the Sync Internet option.
Saving web content for later
Save webpages to read later, even without an Internet connection. Some video clips in
webpages (for example, embedded YouTube® videos) can also be added to the
Watch list so you can quickly find and watch them during your free time.
Only webpages will be stored on HTC One X. You need to connect to the Internet
when opening linked pages and video clips.
1. While viewing a webpage, tap
> Add to.
2. Tap Reading list or Watch list.
Viewing items in your Reading list or Watch list
1. While viewing a webpage, tap
> Bookmarks.
2. On the Saved tab, do any of the following:
§ Under Reading list, tap a thumbnail of the webpage you want to open.
§ Under Watch list, tap a thumbnail of the video clip you want to open.
§ Tap
to see more options.
Viewing your browsing history
1. While viewing a webpage, tap
You can also press and hold
> History.
.
2. On the History tab, tap a time period to see a list of webpages you've visited.
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Clearing your browsing history
1. While viewing a webpage, tap
2. On the History tab, tap
> History.
> Clear all.
Viewing a page that you often visit
1. While viewing a webpage, tap
> History.
2. On the Most visited tab, navigate to the page you want to view, and then tap
the page.
Clearing the list of most visited pages
1. While viewing a webpage, tap
2. On the Most visited tab, tap
> History.
> Clear all.
Downloading files and apps
You can download file and apps directly from your favorite websites.
Files and apps downloaded from the Web can be from unknown sources. To
protect HTC One X and your personal data, we strongly recommend that you
download and open only the files you trust.
1. Open your web browser, then go to the website where you can download the
file you want.
2. Do any of the following:
§ Follow the website's download instructions for apps.
§ Press and hold an image or a web link, and then tap Save link.
Before you can install the downloaded app, you need to set HTC One X to allow
installation of third-party apps in Settings > Security > Unknown sources.
Viewing your downloads
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap the file to open it.
> Downloads.
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Setting browser options
Customize the web browser to suit your browsing style. Set display, privacy, and
security options when using the web browser.
From the browser screen, tap
> Settings.
Setting your homepage
1. From the browser screen, tap
> Settings.
2. Tap General > Set homepage.
3. Select the homepage you want to use.
Choosing when to show content compatible with Adobe Flash
Choose which Adobe® Flash® content you want to see on a webpage, and when you
want to view it.
1. From the browser screen, tap
> Settings.
2. Tap Advanced > Enable Flash and plug-ins > On demand.
After selecting On demand, you can show the Adobe Flash content by tapping
the webpage.
on
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Gallery
About the Gallery app
Reminisce on good times. Use Gallery to view all your photos and videos that are on
HTC One X or your online albums.
You can even:
§ Add photo frames and apply effects.
§ Trim your videos.
§ Share to your social networks, photo sharing sites, and more.
§ View your photos and videos on a big screen TV.
Viewing photos and videos
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Gallery.
2. Tap a photo or video album.
3. Tap a photo or video to view it in full screen.
While viewing a photo in full screen, tap anywhere on the screen, and then tap
More > Show on map to see the location where you took the photo. (Show on map
is available when you've enabled Geo-tag photos in Camera.)
Starting a photo slideshow
1. Tap a photo album.
2. Tap Play.
During the slideshow, tap the screen to show the controls. Tap
preferences.
to set slideshow
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Watching a video
1. Tap a video album and then tap a video.
2. Tap the onscreen controls to control the video playback, adjust the volume,
capture an image during playback, and more.
Tap More > Select player to share the video on your home network.
Taking a photo while watching a video
While you're watching a video in Gallery, tap
to capture a still shot.
Editing your photos and videos
Rotating a photo
1. On the Gallery app’s Albums screen, tap an album.
2. Press and hold a photo, and then tap Edit > Rotate left or Rotate right
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Cropping a photo
1. On the Gallery app’s Albums screen, tap an album.
2. Press and hold a photo, and then tap Edit > Crop. You’ll see a crop box around
the photo.
3. You can:
§ Drag the crop box over the part of the photo you want to crop.
§ Press and hold the edge of the crop box. When directional arrows appear,
drag your finger inward or outward to resize the crop box.
4. Tap Save.
The cropped photo is saved as a copy. The original photo remains unedited.
Adding photo effects
1. On the Gallery app’s Albums screen, tap an album.
2. Press and hold on a photo, and then tap Edit > Effects.
3. Tap an effect to apply to the photo.
4. Tap Save.
The enhanced photo is saved as a copy. The original photo remains unedited.
Adding custom photo effects
Are the existing photo effects not exactly what you are looking for? You can make
your own photo effects in Gallery.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Gallery.
2. Find the picture you want to add effects to.
You can only add effects to photos that are stored in your phone.
3. Tap Edit > Effects >
>
.
If you do not see any buttons on the screen, tap the screen once to show the
buttons.
4. Tap a filter.
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5. Drag the slider to get the effect you want.
You can do the following with filters while creating the custom effect:
§ Add more than one filter to create a complex effect.
§ Rearrange filters to modify the effect. Press and hold the filter you want to move.
Then drag it to a new position.
§ Remove filters. Press and hold the filter you want to remove. Then drag it to
Remove.
6. Tap
to add a frame to your photo.
7. Tap Done to apply the effects to your photo.
To save your custom effects for future use, tap Save Preset.
8. Tap Save to save your photo as a new photo.
Trimming a video
Remove unwanted scenes from a video you recorded on HTC One X.
1. On the Gallery app’s Albums screen, tap an album.
2. Press and hold the video you want to edit, and then tap Trim.
3. Drag the two trim sliders to the part where you want the video to begin and
end.
As you drag a slider, you'll see time markers and video frames. The one in the
middle is your start or end frame.
4. Tap
to preview your video.
5. Tap Done.
The trimmed video is saved as a new file. The original video remains unedited.
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Viewing photos in your social networks
Right in the Gallery app, check what you and your friends have uploaded to your
social networks or photo sharing sites.
Log on to your accounts before you start viewing online photos.
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. On the top bar, tap
> Gallery.
, and then tap a social network or photo sharing site.
3. Tap an account to start viewing photos in that account.
To comment on a photo, press and hold a photo thumbnail and then tap Add
comment.
Sending your photos and videos
Send photos and videos to your computer or to another device via email, MMS, or
Bluetooth.
Sending photos or videos by email
You can send several photos, videos, or both in an email message. They are added as
file attachments in your email.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Gallery.
2. Tap the album that has the photos or videos you want to share.
3. Tap Share, and then tap Gmail or Mail.
4. Select the photos or videos you want to share and then tap Next.
5. Compose your message and then tap
(Gmail) or Send (Mail).
If you selected Mail and you have multiple email accounts, the default email
account will be used.
Sending a photo or video by MMS
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Gallery.
2. Tap the album that has the photos or videos you want to share.
3. Tap Share > Messages.
4. Tap the photo or video you want to send. The photo or video is automatically
added into the MMS message.
5. To add another photo or video to your slideshow attachment, tap
tap Picture or Video.
6. Compose your message and then tap Send.
and then
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Sending photos or videos using Bluetooth
Use Bluetooth to send photos and videos to another device or to your computer.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Gallery.
2. Tap the album that has the photos or videos you want to share.
3. Tap Share > Bluetooth.
4. Select the photos or videos you want to share and then tap Next.
You’ll be asked to turn on Bluetooth and connect to the receiving Bluetooth device so
the files can be sent.
Sharing your photos and videos on the Web
Use the Gallery app to share photos and videos straight to your social networks. And
you can post videos on YouTube.
You can also share a photo or video right after you’ve captured it.
Sharing photos or videos on Facebook
Log in to your Facebook account before you upload photos or videos.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Gallery.
2. Tap the album that has the photos or videos you want to share.
3. Tap Share > Facebook for HTC Sense.
4. Select the photos or videos you want to share and then tap Next.
5. Select which album to upload to and set privacy settings for the uploaded
photos or videos.
Tap Add tag and description to enter a caption on each photo or video or tag
friends on your photos. If you're sharing several photos or videos, slide to the left to
go to the next one. Remember to tap Save after you're done.
6. Tap Done.
Sharing photos and videos on Flickr
Log in to your Flickr® account before you upload photos or videos.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Gallery.
2. Tap the album that has the photos or videos you want to share.
3. Tap Share > Flickr.
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4. Select the photos or videos you want to share and then tap Next.
5. Select which album to upload to and set privacy settings for the uploaded
photos or videos.
Tap Add tag and description to enter a caption on each photo or video or tag
friends on your photos. If you're sharing several photos or videos, slide to the left to
go to the next one. Remember to tap Save after you're done.
6. Tap Done.
Sharing photos on Picasa
Sign in to your Google Account before you upload photos to Picasa™.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Gallery.
2. Tap the album that has the photos you want to share.
3. Tap Share > Picasa.
4. Select the photos you want to share and then tap Next.
5. Enter a caption for the photos you're uploading.
6. Select the online album where you want to upload the photos, or tap
create a new album.
to
7. Tap Upload.
Sharing videos on YouTube
Upload your videos to YouTube and become an instant sensation.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Gallery.
2. Tap a video album, and then tap Share > YouTube.
3. Select the videos you want to share and then tap Next.
4. Tap the Google Account that you want to use, accept the Terms of Service, and
then select which data connection to use to upload the videos.
5. Enter a title and description for the videos you're uploading.
6. Select a privacy option for the videos or tag them for easy searching.
7. Tap Upload.
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Music
Browsing music in the library
You need to copy music files to HTC One X first to use the Music app to play music.
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
> Music > My phone.
to browse a category, such as Artists or Albums.
Listening to music
Enjoy your favorite songs on HTC One X using the Music app.
1. While browsing your music collection, tap a song to play it.
2. Tap the onscreen icons to control music playback, repeat songs, and more.
Press and drag your finger across the
progress bar to jump to any part of the song.
Show options for adding the song to a
playlist, sharing the song, and more.
Turn shuffle on or off. (Shuffle is off when
button is gray.)
Cycle through the repeat modes: repeat all
songs, repeat current song, and don’t repeat.
Finding music videos on YouTube
It's easy to find music videos of the song you’re listening to on YouTube. On the Now
> Search > YouTube.
playing screen, tap
Updating album covers
1. On the Now playing screen, tap
> Update album art.
2. Choose whether to automatically or manually update all album covers or update
just the current song on the Now playing screen.
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Playing music from the Lock screen
When you’re listening to music and the screen turns off, press POWER to turn the
screen back on and control the music playback directly on the Lock screen.
You can also pause music playback right from the Notifications panel.
Making your music sound better
When you plug in your headset, you can choose to enjoy your music with a variety of
enhanced sound profiles.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Sound > Sound enhancer.
3. Choose a sound profile. The sound profile will be immediately applied.
Creating a playlist
Personalize your music experience by creating music playlists. Make a playlist
containing just your favorite songs or create one to match your mood for the day.
You can make as many playlists as you like.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Music > My phone.
2. Start playing a song that you want to add to a new playlist.
3. Tap
> Add to playlist.
If there are no existing playlists, you will be prompted to enter a new playlist name.
4. On the Select playlist screen, tap
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5. Enter a playlist name.
6. Tap Save.
You can also add additional songs while creating a new playlist. Tap
to add more songs.
> Add songs
Playing the songs in a playlist
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
> Music > My phone.
> Playlists.
3. Tap a playlist, and then tap the song you want to play first.
When you tap a song in the list to play it, the Now playing screen is updated with the
songs from your playlist.
Managing playlists
After creating a playlist, you can add more songs to it, rearrange their order, and
more.
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
3. Tap
> Music > My phone.
> Playlists, and then tap the playlist you want to edit.
> Edit playlist.
Add songs
1. Tap
2. Tap
> Add songs.
to choose a category, and then browse for songs.
3. Select the songs you want to add to the playlist, and then
tap Add.
Rearrange songs Press and hold
next to the song title you want to move,
and then drag it to its new position.
Delete songs
Select the songs you want to remove from the playlist.
Change playlist
name
Type the new name of the playlist in the title text box.
4. Tap Save.
Deleting playlists
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
> Music > My phone.
> Playlists.
3. You can:
§ Press and hold the playlist you want to delete, and then tap Delete playlist.
§ Tap
> Delete playlists to remove several playlists.
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Setting a song as a ringtone
Pick a song from your Music library and set it as your ringtone or as ringtone for a
favorite contact.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Music > My phone.
2. Find the song that you want to set as a ringtone.
3. Tap
> Set as ringtone.
4. Tap Phone ringtone or Contact ringtone. If you select Contact ringtone, choose
the contacts you want to associate the ringtone with.
Trimming an MP3 ringtone
Use the Music app's ringtone trimmer if you want to set only a part of the song as
ringtone.
1. When you find the song that you want, tap
ringtone.
2. Drag the trim sliders
and end.
> Set as ringtone > Trim the
to the part where you want the ringtone to begin
For a more precise trimming, tap the left or right arrow buttons. Time markers
indicate where you are on the song.
3. When you're done trimming, tap Set as.
4. Choose whether to set your trimmed song as your Phone ringtone or Contact
ringtone.
You can see your new ringtone in the phone settings. Slide open the Notifications
panel, and then tap Settings > Sound > Phone ringtone.
Sharing music using Bluetooth
Choose a song from the Music app’s library and use Bluetooth to send it to another
device or your computer.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Music > My phone.
2. Find the song you want to send.
3. Tap
> Share > Share file > Bluetooth.
You’ll be asked to turn on Bluetooth on HTC One X and connect to the receiving
Bluetooth device so the music can be sent.
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Movie Editor
Creating a new slideshow with Movie Editor
Want a novel way to share your photos and videos? Movie Editor lets you make short
theme-based slideshow movies complete with transitions and background music.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Movie Editor >
.
2. Enter a title for your slideshow.
3. Tap Select a theme. Themes include slide transitions, the default theme music,
and the wallpaper.
4. Tap
to add photos and videos from Gallery.
You can also insert photos and videos in front of an existing item. Just tap the
photo or video you want to insert in front of and tap Insert.
5. Edit your slideshow:
Reordering photos and
videos
Press and hold a photo or video and drag it to a
new position.
Removing photos and
videos
Tap the photo or video you want to remove and
tap Remove.
Changing the theme
Tap the theme name to choose another theme.
Previewing the slideshow Tap
to start viewing your slideshow.
Movie Editor automatically saves your movies so you don't have to worry about losing
any changes you make.
Changing the soundtrack
1. In the slideshow, tap
>
.
2. Tap Choose music track to choose a song stored on your phone.
If you have videos in your slideshow, you can balance the volume levels of the audio in
the videos with the soundtrack. Simply drag the volume slider to the level you want.
Sharing your slideshow from Gallery
1. In Movie Editor, find the slideshow you want to share from Gallery and tap it.
2. Tap
>
.
3. Choose a resolution.
4. Choose where you want to save the slideshow.
5. Tap OK.
6. In Gallery, tap the Movie Editor album, and then tap Share.
7. Choose how you want to share your slideshow.
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Wireless Display
Sharing your media on a big screen
Share photos, videos, and movies with your friends on a big screen. Simply connect
HTC One X to your home network and instantly share your photos, videos, movies,
and music on your DLNA® compliant devices.
Don't have a DLNA setup at home? Don't worry. You can purchase HTC Media Link
HD and hook it up to an HDMI display. Refer to the documentation that comes with
Media Link HD to find out how to set it up and use it with HTC One X.
§ If you'll be using a DLNA compliant TV or audio system, refer to its documentation
on how to connect it to your home network.
§ You'll need to use Media Link HD with HTC Watch™ to display movies and trailers
on a big screen TV.
1. Connect HTC One X to your home network via Wi-Fi.
2. Open the Gallery, HTC Watch, or Music app.
3. Locate the media that you want to share, and then tap it.
4. Do one of the following:
While viewing photos or videos in
Gallery
Tap the screen to show the controls, and
then tap More > Select player.
While playing music in Music
Tap
> Select player.
While playing a movie in HTC
Watch
Tap
> TV.
5. Choose the device on your network where you want to play the media.
6. Once connected to the other device, tap the onscreen controls to control
playback, adjust the volume, and more.
For more information about DLNA, visit www.dlna.org.
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Accounts and sync
Adding your social networks, email accounts,
and more
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. Tap
> Accounts & sync.
.
3. Tap the account type you want to add.
4. Follow the onscreen instructions to enter your account information.
Adding one or more Google Accounts
Sign in to your Google Account to see your Gmail, contacts, and calendars, and to use
Google apps on HTC One X.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. Tap
> Accounts & sync.
.
3. Tap Google.
4. Follow the onscreen instructions to sign in to an account or create a new
account.
§ If you added more than one Google Account, apps such as Gmail can allow you to
switch between your accounts.
§ HTC One X can only back up settings (such as bookmarks and your
Wi-Fipassword) to the first Google Account that you added.
Forgot your Google Account password?
If you have forgotten your Google Account password, you can try to recover it
by going to the Google website.
1. On HTC One X or on your computer, open your web browser
2. Go to www.google.com/accounts/recovery.
3. Enter the email address or username that you use to sign in to your
Google Account.
4. Click Submit.
5. Follow the instructions on the screen to reset your password.
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Managing your online accounts
Syncing all your accounts automatically
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Accounts & sync.
2. Tap the Auto-sync On/Off switch to turn automatic sync on or off.
Syncing an account manually
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Accounts & sync.
2. Tap the account you want to sync.
3. Tap
.
Changing the synced data or settings for an account
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Accounts & sync.
2. Tap the account that you want to update.
3. Tap the item you want to sync or edit.
Removing an account
You can remove an account to delete all information associated with it from
HTC One X. Removing an account does not delete information from the online service
itself.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. Tap the account that you want to remove.
3. Tap
.
> Accounts & sync.
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Contacts
About the Contacts app
With the Contacts app, easily manage your communications with your contacts via
phone, messaging, email, and social networks.
And, if you have the same contacts from different sources, you can merge their
contact information so you won't have duplicate entries.
To open Contacts, from the Home screen, tap
> Contacts.
Your contacts list
The Contacts app lists all contacts stored on HTC One X and from the online accounts
you're logged in to.
Your contacts list also displays the contacts stored on your SIM card (marked with
).
You can:
§ View your profile and edit your contact
information.
§ Create, edit, or find contacts.
§ See status updates.
§ Tap a name to see that contact's stored
information.
§ See a notification icon when a contact has sent
you new messages or when it's the contact's
birthday.
§ Check out who's online in Google Talk™. Online
status icons are displayed if you’re signed in to
Google Talk.
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Filtering your contacts list
Choose which account contacts to show.
on the top bar.
1. On the People tab, tap
2. Choose the online accounts that contain the contacts you want to display.
3. Press
.
To set your contact sorting options, tap
> Settings.
Setting contact search options
In addition to searching contacts by name, you can also search by other criteria such
as by their group name or company.
1. On the People tab, tap
> Settings.
2. Tap Search contacts by, and then choose the types of criteria to search for.
Setting up your profile
Store your personal contact information to easily send it to other people.
1. On the People tab, tap My profile.
2. Tap Edit my contact card.
3. Enter or edit your name and contact details.
4. Tap
(or the current photo) to change your contact photo.
5. Tap Save.
What you can see on your profile
When you tap My profile, you'll see the following tabs:
Details
Shows your contact details. You'll also see your most recent posts in social
networks (if you're signed in to social networks.) You can also edit your profile
or share it with others.
Updates
Shows the updates that you've posted in your social networks.
Gallery
Shows your social network albums and photos.
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Contacts
Adding a new contact
1. On the People tab, tap
.
2. Tap the Name field, and then enter the contact name.
Tap
if you want to separately enter the contact's first, middle, and last name.
Depending on the contact type, you may also be able to add a name prefix (such as
Dr.) or a name suffix (such as Ph.D).
3. Select the Contact type. This determines which account the contact will sync
with.
Some fields may not be available when you’re adding contacts to your SIM card.
4. Enter the contact information in the fields provided.
5. Tap Save.
Finding people you know on social networks
HTC One X automatically searches for your phone contacts on different social
networks you're signed into. Based on matching email addresses and contact details,
you can send requests to your contacts to join your social network.
To turn this feature on or off, tap > Settings on the People tab, and then select or
clear the Find people you know option.
To manually refresh the list of people suggestions, tap > Manage contacts >
Linked contacts. On the Notifications tab, tap > Refresh.
Sending social network requests to your contacts
1. Tap the People you know notification (when it's available on the People tab).
2. Choose the people to follow or send friend requests using the social networks
you're signed into.
Importing or copying contacts
Importing contacts from your SIM card
1. On the People tab, tap
> Manage contacts.
2. Tap Import/Export contacts > Import from SIM card.
3. If you have a Google or Exchange ActiveSync account, tap the type for the
imported contacts.
4. Select the contacts you want to import.
5. Tap Save.
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Importing a contact from an Exchange ActiveSync account
1. On the People tab, enter the contact's name or email address in the search box.
2. Tap Search contacts in your Company Directory.
3. Tap the name of the contact you want copied to HTC One X.
4. Tap
to save the contact to your Exchange ActiveSync account.
Copying contacts from one account to another
1. On the People tab, tap
> Manage contacts.
2. Tap Copy contacts, and then choose a contact type or online account to copy
from.
Contacts from your social network accounts may not be copied.
3. Select a contact type or account you want to save to.
Merging contact information
Avoid duplicate entries by merging contact information from different sources, such
as your social network accounts, into one contact.
Accepting contact link suggestions
When HTC One X finds contacts that can be merged, you’ll see a link notification
when you open the Contacts app.
1. On the People tab, tap the Link suggestion notification when available. You'll see
a list of suggested contacts to merge.
2. Choose the contacts you want to merge.
If you don't want to receive contact link suggestions, on the People tab, tap
Settings. Clear the Suggest contact link option.
>
Manually merging contact information
1. On the People tab, tap the name of the contact (not the icon or photo) you
want to link.
2. Tap
.
3. You can:
§ Under Suggest links, tap
to link the contact to an account.
§ Under Add contact, tap one of the options to link to another contact.
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Breaking the link
1. On the People tab, tap the name of the contact (not the icon or photo) whose
link you want to break.
2. Tap
.
3. Under the Linked contacts section, tap
link.
beside an account to break the
Contact information and conversations
When you tap a contact on the Contacts screen, the contact details screen opens.
The contact details screen has the following tabs:
Details
Shows the information you've stored for the contact. Get in touch with the
contact by tapping an option.
Thread
Shows SMS messages and emails you've received from the contact. It also lists
all your incoming, outgoing, and missed calls to and from the contact.
Updates
Shows the contact’s updates and events from social network accounts.
If you see a notification of the contact’s birthday under the Events section,
you can tap the notification and choose how you want to greet your contact.
Gallery
Shows the linked contact’s albums and photos.
Editing a contact’s information
Social network contacts cannot be edited.
1. On the People tab, press and hold the contact, and then tap Edit contact.
2. Enter the new information.
3. Tap Save.
Deleting contacts
1. On the People tab, tap
> Delete contacts.
2. Select the contacts you want to remove.
3. Tap Delete.
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Contact groups
Assign contacts to groups so you can easily send a message or email to a whole
group. You can also sync groups on HTC One X with the groups in your Google
Account, accessible via your computer’s web browser. We’ve also added the Frequent
group as a special group type that automatically stores the contacts you dial or get
calls from the most.
Creating a group
1. On the Groups tab, tap
.
2. Enter a name for the group.
3. Tap
4. Tap
to select a photo for the group.
> Add contact to group.
5. Select the contacts you want to add, and then tap Save.
6. When your group is complete, tap Save.
Editing a contact group
1. On the Groups tab, press and hold the group, and then tap Edit group.
2. You can:
§ Tap the group name to change the name. You can only change the name
for groups that you have created.
§ Tap the icon next to the group name to change or remove the group
photo.
§ Tap
> Add contact to group to add more members.
§ To rearrange the group members, press and hold
contact’s name, and then drag it to its new position.
§ Tap
at the end of the
beside a contact to remove it from the group.
3. Tap Save.
Sending a message or email to a group
You will be charged for each text message sent. For example, if you send a
message to a group of five people, you will be charged for five messages.
1. On the Groups tab, tap the group you want to send a message or email to.
2. Go to the Group action tab.
3. Choose if you want to send a text message or email.
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Rearranging your contact groups
1. On the Groups tab, tap
2. Press and hold
position.
> Edit groups.
at the end of the group to move, and then drag it to its new
3. Tap Save.
Deleting groups
You can only delete groups that you have created.
On the Groups tab, you can:
§ Press and hold a group you want to delete, and then tap Delete group.
§ Tap
> Edit groups to choose several contact groups to remove.
Adding Contacts widgets
Stay close with the people that matter by adding a people widget for each of your
groups.
1. Press and hold on an empty space on your Home screen.
2. On the Widgets tab, tap All Widgets > Contacts.
3. Choose the widget style, and then drag it to a home screen thumbnail where
you want to add it.
4. Select the group you want to add as a widget.
5. Repeat the above steps to add another Contacts widget.
Setting the default communication method
Choose the communication action (for example, call or send a message) when you tap
a contact's photo on the Contacts widget.
1. On the Home screen, go to the Contacts widget.
2. Tap a contact's photo on the widget.
3. Tap the communication method you want for the contact.
If you need to change the default communication method, tap the contact's name
(not the photo), and then tap Set default action.
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Getting in touch with a contact
1. On the Home screen, go to the Contacts widget.
2. Tap a contact's photo (not the name) on the widget. The default
communication method you've set for this contact will be performed.
Sending contact information
1. On the People tab, do one of the following:
To send
Do this
Someone's contact
information
Press and hold the name of the contact (not the icon
or photo), and then tap Send contact as vCard.
Your contact
information
Press and hold My profile, and then tap Send my
profile.
2. Choose how you want to send the vCard.
3. Select the type of information you want to send.
4. Tap Send.
Sending multiple contact cards
1. On the People tab, tap
> Send contacts.
2. Select the contacts whose contact information you want to share
3. Tap Send.
4. Choose how you want to send the contact cards.
Backing up your contacts
1. On the People tab, tap
> Manage contacts.
2. Tap Import/Export contacts > Export to phone storage.
3. Select an account or type of contacts to export, then tap OK.
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Restoring contacts
You can only restore contacts that were backed up using the Export to phone storage
feature.
1. On the People tab, tap
> Manage contacts.
2. Tap Import/Export contacts > Import from phone storage.
3. If you have more than one account set up, tap the type for the imported
contacts.
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Social
Facebook for HTC Sense
Signing in to your Facebook account from the Accounts & sync settings or the
Facebook app (preinstalled or downloaded) automatically signs you in to Facebook
for HTC Sense. Also, you may need to authorize Facebook for HTC Sense to connect
to your Facebook account.
With Facebook for HTC Sense, you can:
§ See your Facebook contacts and their status updates in Contacts.
§ See Facebook photos in Gallery.
§ Check your friends’ Facebook status updates in Friend Stream™.
§ View Facebook events and friends’ birthdays in Calendar.
Twitter for HTC Sense
When you're signed in to Twitter™ for HTC Sense, you can:
§ See your Twitter contacts and their latest tweets in Contacts.
§ Send tweets and check your friends’ tweets in Friend Stream.
If you have the Twitter app (preinstalled or downloaded), signing in to Twitter for
HTC Sense does not sign you in to the Twitter app and vice versa. If you want to
use the same Twitter account for both, you’ll have to sign in to both using the same
login info.
Chatting in Google Talk
Google Talk is Google’s instant messaging program. It lets you communicate with
other people that also use Google Talk.
To open Google Talk, on the Home screen tap
> Talk.
To learn what you can do and get help in Google Talk, tap
> Help.
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Using Google+
With Google+, you can check your friends' updates, post updates of your own, and
chat with friends in your Google+ circles.
To open Google+, on the Home screen, tap
> Google+
To learn what you can do and get help in Google+, tap
> Help.
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Email
Gmail
Viewing your Gmail Inbox
All your received email messages are delivered to your Inbox.
From the Home screen, tap
> Gmail.
Archive, delete or
label multiple
conversations
Tap the check box before the
email message or conversation.
Then tap the onscreen buttons at
the bottom to choose what to do
with the selected messages or
conversations.
Display drafts, sent Tap Inbox at the top bar and then
messages, and
tap another label (such as Sent,
other labels
Drafts, or your created label) to
view its messages and
conversations.
Switch to your
other Gmail
account
Tap Inbox at the top bar, and
then tap the account you want to
switch to.
Sending an email message in Gmail
1. In the inbox of the Gmail account you want to use, tap
.
2. Fill in one or more recipients.
Want to loop in more recipients in a carbon copy (Cc) or blind carbon copy (Bcc)
of the email message? Tap > Add Cc/Bcc.
3. Enter the email subject, and then compose your message.
4. If you want to attach a photo or video, tap
5. Tap
> Attach file.
to send.
Replying to or forwarding email messages in Gmail
1. In the Gmail inbox, tap the email message or conversation.
2. To reply to the sender, tap
Forward.
. Or, tap
and choose whether to Reply all or
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3. Do one of the following:
§ If you're replying to the sender or you selected Reply all, enter your reply
message.
§ If you selected Forward, specify the message recipients.
Tap Respond inline if you want to interleave your new message with the received
email. But this removes any attachments or formatting in the original email
message.
4. Tap
to send.
Getting help
To find out more about using Gmail, in the Gmail inbox, tap
> Help.
Mail
Adding a POP3/IMAP email account
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Mail.
2. Do one of the following:
§ If this is the first email account you're adding in Mail, tap Other (POP3/
IMAP) on the Choose a mail provider screen.
§ If you’ve already added an email account in Mail, tap
Other (POP3/IMAP).
> New account >
3. Enter the email address and password for your email account and then tap
Next.
If you’re asked to enter more email settings, ask your email service provider for
assistance.
4. Enter the account name and your name and then tap Finish setup.
Adding a Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync account
You can sync with Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (SP2) or later.
Add up to 15 Exchange ActiveSync accounts on HTC One X.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Mail.
2. Do one of the following:
§ If this is the first email account you're adding in Mail, tap Microsoft
Exchange ActiveSync on the Choose a mail provider screen.
§ If you’ve already added an email account in Mail, tap
Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync.
> New account >
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3. Enter the Exchange ActiveSync account details, and then tap Next.
If your corporate Exchange Server does not support auto-detect, you’ll need to
enter your Exchange Server settings. Ask your Exchange Server administrator for
details.
4. Choose the sync options that you want, then tap Next.
5. Enter the account name, then tap Finish setup.
Checking your Mail inbox
When you open the Mail app, it displays the inbox of one of your email accounts that
you’ve set up on HTC One X.
To switch between email accounts, tap the bar that shows the current email account,
and then tap another account.
Viewing the unified inbox of all your email accounts
You can view email messages from all your accounts just in one place without having
to switch to different accounts.
Just tap the bar that shows the current email account, and then tap All accounts.
Email messages are color coded so you can easily distinguish which email accounts
they belong to.
Up to 15 email accounts can be shown in the unified inbox.
Organizing email messages
Do you have a big pile of email messages in your inbox? Organize your email
messages into tabs and quickly find the messages you want.
1. Switch to the email account that you want to use.
2. In the inbox, tap
> Edit tabs.
3. Press and hold a tab, and then drag it to the bottom row to add.
4. Press
and then slide to the added tab.
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Manually refreshing an email account
Whatever your sync settings are, you can also sync your sent and received email
messages manually at any time.
§ While viewing an email account, tap
> Refresh.
§ If you have several email accounts, you can refresh them all at the same time.
Go to the All accounts inbox first. Then tap > Refresh.
Sorting email messages
You can sort email messages by date received, priority, subject, sender, or size.
In an email account inbox, tap
> Sort, and select from the sorting options.
To quickly scroll through the message list based on the sorting option you've
selected, press and hold two fingers on any email message, and then drag upward
or downward.
Sending an email message
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Mail.
2. Switch to the email account that you want to use.
3. Tap
.
4. Fill in one or more recipients.
Want to loop in more recipients in a carbon copy (Cc) or blind carbon copy (Bcc)
of the email message? Tap > Show Cc/Bcc.
5. Enter the subject, and then compose your message.
6. Do any of the following:
§ Add an attachment. Tap Attach and then choose what you want.
§ Set the priority for an important message. Tap
7. Tap Send, or to send it later, tap Save.
Resuming a draft email message
1. In an email account inbox, tap
> Folder > Drafts.
2. Tap the message.
3. When you finish editing the message, tap Send.
Reading and replying to an email message
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Mail.
2. Switch to the email account you want to use.
> Set priority.
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3. In the email account inbox, tap the email message or conversation you want to
read.
If you want to read a particular message inside an email conversation, tap
expand the conversation, and then tap the email message.
to
4. Tap Reply or Reply All.
Tap
for more actions for the email.
Where are my unread email messages?
Unread email messages display in bold in your inbox. If you're viewing the
unified inbox of all your email accounts, color bars also appear next to unread
email messages. The color bars also indicate the email account from where the
email message is received.
To group all unread email messages, add the Unread tab to your inbox.
1. Switch to the email account you want to use.
2. In the inbox, tap
> Edit tabs.
3. Press and hold Unread, and then drag it to the bottom row to add.
4. Press
, and then tap the Unread tab.
Saving an email message in the Tasks app
Save an email message in your Tasks list so you can remind yourself when to reply.
1. In an email account inbox, press and hold the email message, and then tap Save
as task.
2. On the New task screen, enter the task details, and then tap Save.
Searching email messages
1. Tap
.
2. If you want to refine or filter your search, tap
, check the search options, and
then tap OK. For example, you can focus the search on a part of an email or
filter email messages that have attachments or tagged as high priority.
3. In the search box, enter the words you want to search for.
Tap a result to open the email message.
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Searching for emails from a contact
Do you remember the sender, but can't find a particular email from him or her?
1. Switch to the email account you want to use.
2. Press and hold an email message from a contact.
3. Tap Search the mail from the sender. A list of email messages from that contact
appears.
Working with Exchange ActiveSync email
Flagging an email
1. Switch to your Exchange ActiveSync account.
2. While viewing the inbox, tap the flag icon that appears beside an email message
or conversation.
To flag an email message inside a conversation, tap
and then tap the flag icon of the email message.
to expand the conversation,
Setting your Out of the office status
1. Switch to your Exchange ActiveSync account.
2. Tap
> Out of the office.
3. Tap your current office status, and then select Out of the office.
4. Set the dates and times.
5. Enter the auto-reply message.
6. If you want a different auto-reply message for recipients outside your
organization, tap the Send auto reply message to external recipient option, and
then enter the auto-reply message in the box that appears.
7. Tap Save.
Sending a meeting request
1. Switch to your Exchange ActiveSync account.
2. Tap
> New meeting invitation.
3. Enter the meeting details.
4. Tap Save.
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Managing email messages
Moving email messages to another folder
1. Switch to the email account you want to use.
2. Select the email messages you want to move.
To select all, select one email message first, and then tap
> Select all.
3. Tap Move to, and then select a folder.
Deleting email messages
1. Switch to the email account you want to use.
2. Tap the check buttons of email messages you want to delete.
To select all, select one email message first, and then tap
> Select all.
3. Tap Delete.
Switching to other mail folders
1. In an email account inbox, tap
> Folder.
2. Tap the mail folder that contains the messages you want to view.
Changing email account settings
You can change your email notification settings, add an email signature, delete an
account and more.
1. Switch to the email account whose settings you want to change.
2. Tap
> Settings.
Syncing email less frequently
When you don't need to sync email frequently, such as when you're watching video or
driving, use Smart Sync to automatically extend the time before HTC One X syncs
your email account. Smart Sync helps you save battery power.
1. Switch to the email account where you want to use Smart Sync.
2. Tap
> Settings > Sync, Send & Receive.
3. Tap Peak time sync > Smart Sync.
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4. Tap Off-peak sync > Smart Sync.
5. Press
.
Smart Sync then extends the email synchronization time after each auto sync time
passes and you don't open the Mail app. To sync your email at any time, open the Mail
app and check your inbox.
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Calendar
About Calendar
Never miss an important date again. Use the Calendar app to schedule your events,
meetings, and appointments.
You can set up HTC One X to stay in sync with calendars such as Google Calendar,
Outlook Calendar, and Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync Calendar.
If you've signed into your social network accounts, related calendar events will appear
in Calendar.
Creating an event
You can create events that sync with your Google or Exchange ActiveSync calendars,
as well as events on HTC One X.
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. On any Calendar view, tap
> Calendar.
.
3. Tap the calendar name to select the calendar to which you will add the event.
4. To invite people, tap
and choose who you want to invite.
5. Enter and set the event details.
6. Tap Save.
Viewing the Calendar
1. Tap a Calendar tab.
2. Do any of the following:
§ In any Calendar view, return to the current date by tapping Today.
§ Events in day, week, and agenda views are color coded to indicate which
account or type of calendar they belong to. To find out what each color
represents, tap
.
If you don't see a Calendar tab, tap
and then drag it to the bottom row.
> Edit tabs, press and hold a Calendar tab,
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Month view
In month view, you will see markers on days that have events.
Do any of the following in month view:
§ Tap a day to view the events for that day.
§ Press and hold a day to open an options menu from which you can also choose
to create an event or switch to either day or agenda view.
§ Slide your finger up or down the screen to view earlier or later months.
Day and agenda views
Day view shows your events per day, whereas agenda view displays all your events in
chronological order.
Tap a birthday, anniversary, or an all-day event to send a greeting or create a note
for that event.
When in day view, you can:
§ Press and hold on a time slot to create a new event at that time.
§ Slide left or right across the screen to view earlier or later days.
§ You can also see the day's weather, but only if it's within the five-day forecast.
§ See the event time in another time zone. Tap
location, and then enter the second location.
> Dual time zone > Choose
Week view
Week view displays a chart of the events of one week.
When in week view, you can:
§ Press and hold on a time slot to create a new event at that time.
§ Tap an event (shown as colored blocks) to view its details.
§ Slide left or right across the screen to view earlier or later weeks.
Managing Calendar events
Editing an event
You can only edit events that you have created.
1. While viewing an event, tap
.
If you're editing an event that repeats, you'll be asked whether you want to edit just
that occurrence or all occurrences of that event.
2. Make your changes to the event.
3. Tap Save. Or tap Send update if you've invited people to the event.
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Deleting an event
Do any of the following:
§ While viewing an event, tap
> Delete event.
§ In day, agenda or week view, press and hold an event and then tap Delete or
Delete event.
If the event repeats, you’ll be asked whether you want to delete just that occurrence
or all occurrences from Calendar.
Sharing an event
You can share a calendar event as a vCalendar using Bluetooth or by sending it as a
file attachment with your email or message.
1. Do one of the following:
§ While viewing an event, tap
> Forward.
§ In day, agenda or week view, press and hold an event and then tap
Forward.
2. Choose how you want to send the event.
Accepting or declining a meeting invitation
Go to the Invites tab to see meeting invitations which you have not yet accepted or
declined.
§ You must set up an Exchange ActiveSync account to receive meeting invitations in
Calendar.
§ If you don't see the Invites tab, tap
drag it to the bottom row.
> Edit tabs, press and hold Invites and then
1. Tap the Invites tab and then tap a meeting invitation.
2. Do one of the following:
§ Accept, decline, or tentatively accept the invitation, or propose a new time.
§ Tap to see options for printing, moving the invitation to a folder, and
more.
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Setting reminders for your events
Have an important event that you must remember? Calendar makes it easy to remind
yourself of important events.
1. While viewing a calendar event, tap Reminder.
2. Choose how far in advance you want to be reminded of the event.
You can set the default reminder time or choose an event reminder tone in the
Calendar settings.
Dismissing or snoozing event reminders
If you have set at least one reminder for an event, the upcoming event icon
appear in the notifications area of the status bar to remind you.
will
1. Open the Notifications panel.
2. Tap the event reminder notification.
3. Do one of the following:
§ Choose to snooze or dismiss all event reminders.
to keep the reminders pending in the notifications area of the
§ Press
status bar.
Showing or hiding calendars
1. In any Calendar view, tap
.
2. Select or clear the calendar you wish to show or hide, and then press
.
§ Calendars are kept synchronized on HTC One X, even if they are hidden.
§ You can also show or hide tasks that you've created on HTC One X.
Changing Calendar settings
You can change Calendar settings to specify how it displays events and how it notifies
you of upcoming events.
In any Calendar view, tap
> Settings.
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Online storage and services
Online storage and services
Dropbox
Using Dropbox on HTC One X
When you use Dropbox, you'll always have access to your photos, videos, and
documents – on HTC One X, your computer, and your other mobile devices where you
have Dropbox access.
If the Dropbox app is not preloaded, you can download and install it from Google
Play.
On HTC One X, set up your Dropbox account so you can:
§ Enjoy an additional 23GB of free Dropbox storage for two years.
§ Access your photos and videos that are stored in Dropbox right from Gallery.
§ No more large attachments when sharing by email. Simply send a link to your
Dropbox files.
§ Save documents, such as from email attachments, directly to Dropbox.
§ Check your remaining Dropbox storage space anytime.
§ Search for files. Just include Dropbox as one of the searchable items in Google
Search.
About the additional free Dropbox storage offer
The additional 23GB Dropbox storage is a special offer that's available on HTC One X
and other HTC devices using Android™ with HTC Sense™ 4.0. This offer is available to
both new and current Dropbox users.
§ To get this additional Dropbox storage free for two years, please set up your
Dropbox account from HTC One X (and not from your computer or other nonHTC devices), and complete the getting started guide on the Dropbox website
(www.dropbox.com/gs).
§ If you're a new Dropbox user, setting up your Dropbox account from HTC One X
gives you 2GB default storage plus the additional 23GB storage space.
§ This additional free storage is a one-time offer only. You're eligible to use this
offer only on one HTC device.
§ You won't be able to use this offer again if you create or sign in to Dropbox with
a different account.
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Setting up your Dropbox account
To get your additional 23GB of free Dropbox storage for two years, set up your
Dropbox account from HTC One X, and complete the getting started guide on the
Dropbox website.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. Tap
> Accounts & sync.
> Dropbox.
3. Follow the onscreen instructions to create or sign in to your account.
4. Using your computer's web browser, go to the Dropbox website
(www.dropbox.com), log in to your account, and complete the getting started
guide.
From the Home screen, you can also tap
set up your account.
> Dropbox to use the Dropbox app to
Sharing your photos and videos on Dropbox
Use Gallery to upload your photos and videos to Dropbox. You can then share the link
to your Dropbox so that your friends can see your photos and videos.
Uploading your photos and videos to Dropbox from Gallery
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Gallery.
2. Tap the album that contains the photos or videos you want to share.
3. Tap Share > Dropbox.
4. Select the photos or videos you want to upload, and then tap Next.
5. Create or choose a folder in Dropbox, and then tap Upload.
To view your uploads right from Gallery, put them under the Photos folder in your
Dropbox. Or under Photos, create a folder and upload them to this folder.
Auto uploading camera shots
Your new camera shots will be uploaded automatically, if you turned on the Camera
Upload feature when you set up your Dropbox account on HTC One X. If you didn't
turn it on before, you can enable it in the Dropbox settings.
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
> Dropbox.
> Turn On Camera Upload.
3. Choose the type of Internet connection to use for uploading your captured
photos and videos to Dropbox.
4. Tap Turn on.
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Viewing your uploaded photos and videos from Gallery
The Camera Uploads folder and subfolders under the Photos folder in your Dropbox
can be accessed from Gallery. They will appear as albums.
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
> Gallery > Albums.
> Dropbox.
3. When you see a message that shows HTC Sense wants to access Dropbox,
make sure you tap Allow.
This message only appears the first time you access your Dropbox photos and
videos from Gallery.
4. Tap an album to view the photos and videos in it.
Sharing the link to your Dropbox
Share the link to your entire album of photos and videos that's in your Dropbox so
other people can access it.
1. From the Gallery Albums screen, tap
> Dropbox.
2. Tap an album, and then tap Share.
3. Choose how you want to share the link to this album such as send it by email or
post it to your social networks.
Use the Dropbox app if you want to share just a single photo or video. Tap
appears next to the file, and then tap Share.
that
Sending the links to Dropbox files by email
No more attaching files to your email. Using the Mail app, you can easily include the
links to your Dropbox files and send them in your email.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Mail.
2. If you have several email accounts, switch to an email account you want to use.
3. Create a new email message and fill in your recipients, or reply to an email.
4. You can:
§ Tap Attach > Document, and then choose a document type.
§ Tap Attach > File if you want to choose any file type.
5. Tap Dropbox.
6. Open the folder that contains the files that you want, and then select the files
you want to share.
7. Tap Done.
You'll then see the links to your selected files added to your email message.
8. Tap Send.
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Keeping your documents in Dropbox
Saving an Office document to Dropbox
You can open an Office document on HTC One X and save it to your Dropbox.
1. Open an Office document, such as one that's attached to an email.
2. Tap
> File > Save as.
3. Enter a new filename.
4. Tap the box under Location, and then tap Dropbox.
5. Tap Save.
Your document will be saved to the Polaris Office folder in the root of your Dropbox
folder.
To save the document to another Dropbox folder, tap
Create or select a folder, and then tap Upload.
> File > Share > Dropbox.
Editing an Office document in Dropbox
You can edit a document that's stored in your Dropbox and save your changes.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Dropbox.
2. Open the folder that contains the document you want.
3. Tap the document to open it.
4. To make changes, tap Edit.
5. After editing the document, tap
> File.
6. Save the document, or save it as a new file in Dropbox.
Saving a PDF document to Dropbox
You can open a PDF document on HTC One X and save it to your Dropbox.
1. Open a PDF document, such as one that's attached to an email.
2. Tap
> Save as.
3. Enter a new filename.
4. Tap the box under Location, and then tap Dropbox.
5. Tap OK.
Your document will be saved to the PDFViewer folder in the root of your Dropbox
folder.
To save the PDF to another Dropbox folder, tap
select a folder, and then tap Upload.
> Share > Dropbox. Create or
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Checking your Dropbox storage space
You can check how much storage space you still have in your Dropbox before you
upload more content.
Before your Dropbox storage info appears in settings, you need to access your
Dropbox from an app first (such as Gallery) and allow HTC Sense to access your
Dropbox.
Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Storage.
Under Online storage, you'll see your available Dropbox storage.
Unlinking HTC One X from Dropbox
You can remotely unlink HTC One X from your Dropbox, if you lost your device.
1. On your computer's web browser, log in to the Dropbox website
(www.dropbox.com).
2. On the right-hand corner of any page on the website, click Account. (Or click
your account name, and then click Settings.)
3. Click the My Computers tab.
4. Click Unlink to the right of your Android device.
5. Click the My Apps tab.
6. Remove HTC Sense. Just click the X mark to the right of this item.
HTC Watch
About HTC Watch
With our HTC Watch online video service, shop for your favorite movies or TV series
and enjoy watching them.
You can:
§ Rent or purchase movies and TV shows. You'll need to create your HTC Watch
account first.
§ Preview trailers before purchasing your movies.
§ Recommend a movie or TV show to your family and friends.
§ Watch your purchased videos on up to five HTC devices that have access to
HTC Watch using your same account.
HTC Watch is only available in selected countries.
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Creating or signing in to your HTC Watch account
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
> Watch .
> Settings > Account.
3. Create a new HTC Watch account, or directly sign in if you already have your
account.
Renting or purchasing a video
Make sure to use a credit card that's registered in the same region as the one
associated to your HTC Watch account.
1. In the HTC Watch app, browse our video store, or tap
to search for a title.
2. Tap a video to view details such as casting and synopsis.
3. While viewing, you can:
§ Watch the trailer, if available. Tap
to play it.
§ Recommend the video by sharing its link. Tap
how you want to share.
> Share and then choose
4. Tap the price button to rent or purchase the video.
5. If this is your first time to rent or purchase, add your credit card details and
billing information.
6. Confirm your rental or purchase.
You can go to your library to check your downloads.
Managing your downloads
Use the library to manage your downloads and see all of your purchases. You can also
start watching a video as it's being downloaded.
Under My library on the HTC Watch main screen, you can:
§ Tap the Downloading thumbnail to check the download progress.
§ Tap My movies or My TV shows to see a complete list of videos you've purchased
or rented.
While a video is being downloaded, you can tap the video to start watching it. You
can also pause a download, resume it, or redownload a video.
Changing settings
In the HTC Watch app, tap > Settings. You can modify your account settings, edit or
remove your credit card info, and more.
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Checking what's linked to your HTC Watch account
When you download movies or TV shows from the video store, your HTC device will
automatically be added to your HTC Watch account. If you own more than one HTC
device that has access to HTC Watch, you can download and watch videos on up to
five devices. You can check what HTC devices are linked to your HTC Watch account.
1. In the HTC Watch app, tap
> Settings.
2. Tap Device management.
You can unlink and remove an HTC device from your account.
Deleting your HTC Watch account
1. In the HTC Watch app, tap
2. Tap Account >
> Settings.
.
Top questions on HTC Watch
Why am I asked to sign in again to my account?
Whenever a time interval (about 20 minutes) has passed, you'll be asked again to sign
in to your HTC Watch account before you can continue to rent or purchase videos or
access some settings. This is a safety precaution to check your identity and to ensure
that you acknowledge that it is your account.
How long is the rental period of a video?
Depending on the studio's terms and the country where you downloaded the video,
the rental period is either 24 or 48 hours, starting from the first viewing.
If you're not immediately watching the video, you have up to 30 days before the
rental expires.
Why won't HTC Watch allow me to remove a device and add a new one?
You can only remove an HTC device once every 120 days.
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HTC Car
On the road with HTC Car
Now when you drive, you can easily use HTC One X to reach your destination, keep
you entertained, and help you stay in touch with the people that matter to you. Get
easy access to music, maps, navigation, and phone calls with HTC Car.
1. HTC Car instantly launches when you mount HTC One X in HTC Car Kit.
2. On the HTC Car main panel you can:
§ Swipe left or right to go to the other panels such as Music or People.
§ From the main panel, tap a shortcut to do something right away. For
example, tapping the Music shortcut immediately plays the last song you
were listening to.
When using HTC Car, return to the main panel from any screen by tapping
.
HTC Car makes it easy to switch back to your regular phone mode. Simply remove
your HTC One X from HTC Car Kit and HTC Car will automatically exit.
You can also manually close HTC Car by pressing
from the main panel.
Playing music in HTC Car
1. From the main panel, swipe left until you see the Music panel.
2. Slide up from the bottom of the screen. You can then browse music by category
or search your collection.
3. Tap an album, song, or playlist to listen to it.
4. Next time you want to play the same music, you can:
§ Tap the Music shortcut on the main panel to play the last song you were
listening to.
§ Swipe back to the Music panel and tap any of the recent albums.
When HTC One X is connected to a Bluetooth media device, you can change the
sound profile. On the Now playing screen, tap
and then tap the profile you
want.
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Listening to Internet radio in HTC Car
HTC Car provides easy access to Internet radio stations for your listening pleasure.
1. From the main panel, swipe left until you see the Internet Radio panel.
2. Slide up from the bottom of the screen. You can then:
§ Browse for available stations by category.
§ Tap
topic.
to enter and search for stations by keyword such as artist name or
3. Tap a station to start listening to it.
4. Next time you want to tune into the same station, you can:
§ Tap the Internet Radio shortcut on the main panel to tune into the last
station you were listening to.
§ Swipe back to the Internet Radio panel and tap any of the recent stations.
Finding your way with HTC Car
HTC Car helps you to find your way to where you want to go. Easily access maps and
find out your current location. Find nearby attractions on your weekends. HTC Car
gives you the information you need so you won't get lost.
Finding out where you are
1. Swipe right until you see the Navigation panel.
2. Tap
to see the map.
3. Zoom and move around the map.
Exploring what's around you
Feeling adventurous? With just a few taps, you can find interesting places around you
quickly.
1. Swipe right until you see the Navigation panel, and then tap
.
2. Tap a category or enter your own search keywords.
Getting directions in HTC Car
1. Swipe right until you see the Navigation panel.
2. You can:
Search for a new place
Tap
.
Look up a previously searched place
Tap
.
Get directions for an upcoming event in Calendar
Tap
.
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3. Tap an item to see the beginning and end points on the map.
4. Tap Start navigation to get the directions.
Staying connected to your contacts
Just because you're driving doesn't mean you have to be isolated from the rest of the
world. With HTC Car, you can take calls, make calls, and get notifications.
Handling incoming calls in HTC Car
With one simple gesture, you can choose how you want to handle an incoming call.
§ Swipe right to answer.
§ Swipe left to decline.
Making phone calls in HTC Car
§ On the main panel, tap the Phone shortcut to open the dialpad.
§ To make a call from your phonebook, swipe across the screen until you see the
People panel. Then slide up from the bottom to go to your phonebook.
Changing HTC Car settings
Choose your default Bluetooth accessories, set HTC Car to launch automatically, and
more.
On the main panel, tap the status icons below the clock.
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Location settings
Turning on location services
In order to find your location on HTC One X, you need to enable location sources.
1. Slide open the Notifications panel, and then tap Settings > Location.
2. Select one or both of the following:
Google's location Uses Wi-Fi or your mobile data connection to find your
service
approximate location.
GPS satellites
Finds your GPS location. This requires a clear view of the
sky and more battery power.
Google Maps
About Google Maps
Google Maps™ lets you track your current location, view real-time traffic situations,
and receive detailed directions to your destination.
It also provides a search tool where you can locate places of interest or an address on
a map, or view locations at street level.
§ To find your location with Google Maps, you need to enable location sources.
§ The Google Maps app does not cover every country or city.
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Getting around maps
When you open Google Maps, you can easily find your location on the map or check
out nearby places by panning and zooming in and out on the map.
To find your location with Google Maps, you need to enable location sources.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Maps.
2. Tap
to show your current location. The blue marker
location on the map.
shows your current
3. Tap
to turn Compass mode on or off. In Compass mode, the map changes to
an angled view and automatically orients itself depending on the direction
you're facing.
Searching for a location
In Google Maps, you can search for a location, such as an address or a type of
business or establishment (for example, museums).
1. In Maps, tap
.
2. Enter the place you want to search for in the search box.
3. Tap the Enter key on the keyboard to search for the location you entered or tap
a suggested search item. The search results are displayed as markers on the
map.
4. Do any of the following:
§ Tap a marker . A balloon then opens, showing the location's name. If
that's what you're looking for, tap the balloon.
§ Tap Results list to show the search results as a list, and then tap the
location.
Details about the selected location displays on the screen.
5. Tap the onscreen buttons to view the location on a map, get directions, view the
location in Street View (if available), and more. Scroll down the screen to view
more options.
Clearing the map
After searching on a map, you can clear away the various markers drawn on it.
Tap
> Clear Map.
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Checking the details of a location
1. Press and hold a location on the map. A balloon opens over the location, with
the name of the location, a part of the address, and a thumbnail from Street
View (if available).
2. Tap the balloon to see more information. You can get directions to the location,
check for nearby places of interest, and more.
Searching for a place of interest near you
Use Places to find places of interest near your current location. Places uses Google
Maps to search common places that you would want to find, such as the nearest gas
station or ATM kiosk.
Before using Places, you need to enable location sources.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Places.
2. Tap the type of place you want to search, or tap
to enter what you're
looking for. When several places are found, the search results appear as a list.
3. You can:
§ Tap Map view to see where these places are on the map.
§ From the search results list, tap a place to view more information.
Getting directions
Get detailed directions to your destination. Google Maps can provide directions for
travel by foot, public transportation, or car.
1. While viewing a map, tap
.
2. Do any of the following:
§ Use your current location as the starting point, or enter a location from
where to start in the first text box. Then enter your destination in the
second text box.
§ Tap
map.
to select an address from your contacts or a point that you tap on a
If the place you’ve set as your destination has several locations available, choose
which one to go to.
3. Choose how you want to get to your destination.
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4. Tap Get directions.
5. Tap Directions list to view the directions.
You can also tap the arrow buttons on the map to follow the directions.
When you’re finished viewing or following the directions, tap
to reset the map.
Your destination is automatically saved in the Google Maps history.
Finding your friends with Google Latitude (available by country)
Google Latitude® user location service lets you and your friends share locations and
status messages with each other. It also lets you get directions to your friends’
locations, send your location details by email, and more.
Your location is not shared automatically. You must join Latitude, and then invite your
friends to view your location or accept their invitations. Only friends that you have
explicitly invited or accepted can see your location.
Opening and joining Latitude
> Maps.
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. While viewing a map, tap
> Join Latitude.
3. After you’ve joined Latitude and closed the application, you can do any of the
following to open it from the Home screen:
§ Tap
> Latitude.
§ Open Maps, and then tap
> Latitude.
Getting help
If you need help or have questions about Maps or Latitude, tap
Help).
> Help (or More >
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Getting apps from Google Play
Google Play is the place to go to find new apps for HTC One X. Choose from a wide
variety of free and paid apps ranging from productivity apps, entertainment, to
games.
§ A Google Wallet™ payment service is required to purchase a paid app. You will be
asked to confirm method of payment when you purchase an app.
§ The name of the Play Store app may differ depending on your region.
Finding and installing an app
When you install apps and use them on HTC One X, they may require access to your
personal information or access to certain functions or settings. Download and install
only apps that you trust.
Be cautious when downloading apps that have access to functions or a significant
amount of your data on HTC One X. You’re responsible for the results of using
downloaded apps.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> Play Store.
2. Browse or search for an app.
3. When you find the app that you like, tap it and read its description and user
reviews.
4. To download or purchase the app, tap Download (for free apps) or the price
button (for paid apps).
5. Tap Accept & download or Accept & buy.
To open the app, tap
on the Home screen. On the All apps screen, tap the app.
Uninstalling an app
You can uninstall an app for a refund within a limited time after your purchase. To
know more about the refund policy for paid apps, please visit the Google Play Help
site (http://support.google.com/googleplay/).
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
> Play Store.
> My apps.
3. Tap the app you want to uninstall, and then tap Uninstall.
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Getting help
If you need help or have questions about Google Play, tap
> Help.
Watching videos on YouTube
Use the YouTube app to check out what’s popular on the online video-sharing
website.
1. From the Home screen, tap
> YouTube.
2. Scroll through the list of videos, and then tap a video to watch it.
3. While watching a video, you can:
§ Tap the video screen to pause, resume playback, or drag the slider to jump
to a different part of the video.
§ Tap a tab to learn more about the video, see related videos, or check out
what other viewers think. You can also slide your finger across the tabs to
see if there are more items available.
Tap the YouTube icon to return to the main screen.
Searching for videos
1. On the YouTube main screen, tap
.
2. Enter a search keyword, and then tap
on the onscreen keyboard.
3. Scroll through the results and tap a video to watch it.
You also have the option to show results that were just recently posted. Tap All
time, and then select a time period you want.
Clearing the search history
1. On the YouTube main screen, tap
> Settings.
2. Tap Search > Clear search history.
Sharing a video link
1. On the video’s watch screen, tap
.
2. Choose how you want to share the video link from the available options.
Capturing and sharing videos on YouTube
1. On the YouTube main screen, tap
2. Tap
.
to start capturing video.
3. When you're finished capturing, tap
, and then tap
.
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4. Enter a title and description for your video, set the privacy level, and add tags or
location information.
5. Tap Upload.
Using the Clock
About the HTC Clock widget
Use the HTC Clock widget to see your current date, time, and location. You can also
use the Clock to show the time in another city.
Changing the location on the Clock widget
By default, the Clock widget displays your current weather. You can customize the
Clock widget on your Home screen to show the weather of another location.
1. Press and hold the Clock widget and then drag it to the Edit button.
2. Choose a city.
If you don't see the city that you want, tap
to search for it and add it.
3. Tap Done.
You can add more than one Clock widget to the extended Home screen.
About the Clock app
Get more from the Clock app than just the regular date and time. Use HTC One X as a
world clock to see what time it is in cities across the globe. You can also set alarms or
track your time using the stopwatch or timer.
from the Home screen, and then tap Clock. Tap the
To open the Clock app, tap
tabs on the bottom row or slide your finger across the tabs to switch between the
different functions.
World Clock settings
Setting your home city
1. On the World Clock tab, tap
> Home settings.
2. Enter your home city’s name.
3. Scroll through the list and tap your home city.
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Setting the date and time manually
1. On the World Clock tab, tap
> Local time settings .
2. Clear Automatic date & time and Automatic time zone, and then set the time
zone, date, and time as required.
Adding a city to the World Clock screen
1. On the World Clock tab, tap
.
2. Enter the city name you want to add.
3. Scroll through the list and tap the city that you want to add.
Setting an alarm
You can set up one or more alarms.
1. On the Alarms tab, select the check buttons of an alarm and then tap that alarm.
2. Under Set alarm, drag your finger up or down to roll the time scroll wheels and
set the alarm time.
3. If you want the alarm to recur, tap Repeat and set when you want the alarm to
go off.
4. Tap Done.
§ To turn off an alarm, clear the check buttons of that alarm.
§ If you need to set more than three alarms, tap
.
Deleting an alarm
1. On the Alarms tab, tap
.
2. Select the alarms you want to delete and then tap Delete.
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Taking notes
Use Notes to jot down ideas, questions, and everything else. Type in text, record
audio, attach photos and documents, and even link your notes to a meeting event.
Sign in to or create a new Evernote® account on HTC One X if you want to back up
your notes to Evernote's secure online server. For details, visit www.evernote.com/
about/learn_more.
From the Home screen, tap
> Notes .
Creating a notebook
1. On the Notes main screen, tap
notebook.
to open a selection menu, and then tap New
2. Type in a notebook title.
3. Tap Local Notebook to save the notebook on HTC One X or tap Synchronized
notebook to sync your notes with your Evernote account.
4. Tap Create.
To open or switch to another notebook, simply tap
name.
again, and then tap a notebook
Moving notes
1. While a note is opened, tap
> Move to.
2. Select the target notebook.
You can also move multiple notes at the same time. On the Notes main screen, tap
Move notes and select the notes you want to move.
Composing a note
1. With a notebook opened, tap
.
2. Type in a note title.
3. Compose your note:
§ Tap on the note, and then start typing in your text.
§ Tap
§ Tap
§ Tap
to start and stop audio recording.
> Attach and choose a file type.
to create a drawing and insert it in your note.
§ Tap
4. Tap
to take a photo and insert it in your note.
> Save.
To link a note to an event, tap
> Calendar.
>
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Creating a drawing
You can create a drawing, scribble, or illustration and include it in your note.
1. With a note opened, tap
.
2. Choose a color to use.
3. Draw on the blank area using your fingertip.
4. If you need to erase a part of the drawing, tap
and then move your finger left
and right on the area that you want to erase. You can also tap > Undo to
erase the last stroke you made.
5. Tap Save to insert the drawing in a note.
Importing a Web page to a note
1. While viewing a Web page in Internet, tap
> Share page.
2. Tap Notes. The Web page is imported to a note as an image.
To add text or attach a picture or drawing in your note, tap the space before or after
the Web page.
Reviewing a note
Playing an audio recording in Notes
After recording a meeting, you can listen to the audio clip to review key points. If you
took notes while audio recording, 'timemarks' (small colored nodes in the audio bar)
are added to pin your notes within the audio recording's time frame.
1. Open a note where you have recorded a voice clip.
2. Tap
to play the audio recording.
3. Tap
or
to go to the next or previous timemark. When you're moving
from one timemark to another, you'll see a note thumbnail for a quick preview of
what you noted down while recording.
You can also tap a particular item on your note to jump to its timemark and hear
the audio you've recorded at that time.
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Sharing a note
1. With a notebook opened, tap the note that you want to share.
2. Tap
> Share note .
3. Choose how you want to share your note.
§ For most sharing options, notes are automatically converted and sent as images.
§ To print a note, tap > Print. The HTC One X and the printer should be connected
to the same Wi-Fi network.
Completing tasks
Use the Tasks app to organize and track to do and task lists. You can save tasks on
your phone or sync them with your Microsoft Exchange Active Sync and Google
accounts. You can view these tasks in the Calendar app.
To open the Tasks app, tap
> Tasks
To switch between task accounts, tap
and then tap another account.
Creating a task
1. In the Tasks app, enter the task name in the New task text box.
If you want to create a task and enter the details later, tap
the task name.
2. Tap
after you've entered
and then enter the task details.
3. Tap Save.
Linking a task to a contact
Helping friends out on a project or event? Link a task to a contact in the Contacts app
so that when your friend calls, the task will appear on the screen. You can also filter
tasks to show what tasks are associated to a specific contact.
Only tasks under My Tasks can be linked to a contact.
1. While entering the details of the task, tap the text box under People, and enter a
name.
2. If you want to link the task to a contact in the Contacts app, tap
3. Select the contact, and then tap Save.
4. Fill in the rest of the details, and then tap Save.
.
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Linking a task to a location
Link tasks to a location so that the next time you are in an area, you can check which
errands you can do along the way.
You can only link a location to tasks created under My Tasks.
1. While entering the details of the task, tap the text box under Location and enter
a location.
2. To specify an area in the map, tap
3. Move
.
to an area.
4. Tap Done.
5. Enter a name for the location and tap OK.
6. Fill in the rest of the details, and then tap Save.
The task is plotted on a map with other tasks linked to locations.
on the Tasks main screen. Pan across the
§ To view these tasks on a map, tap
map until
(location indicator) appears. The location indicator shows how
many tasks are linked to that location.
§ To view the details of the task, tap
.
§ To view your location on the map, tap
> Locate me.
Managing tasks
1. Go to the list that contains the task.
2. In the list of tasks, you can:
Mark a task
complete
Tap the check buttons next to the task. To view completed
tasks, tap > Completed.
Sort tasks
1. Tap
> Sort.
2. Select how you want to sort the tasks.
Edit a task
1. Press and hold the task that you want to edit, and then
tap Edit.
2. Edit the task details, and then tap Save.
Delete a task
Press and hold the task that you want to delete, and then
tap Delete.
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Postpone a task
1. Press and hold an overdue task, and then tap Postpone.
2. Choose how long you want to postpone the task.
Move a task to
another list
You can only move the task to another list that is under the
same account.
1. Press and hold the task that you want to move, and then
tap Move to.
2. Tap the task list where you want the task to appear.
Viewing the unified task list
You can view and update a unified list of tasks. Tasks are color coded so you can
easily distinguish which accounts they belong to.
In the Tasks app, tap
> All accounts.
If you want to view tasks that are stored in HTC One X , tap My tasks.
Filtering tasks
1. Go to the list that contains the tasks that you want to filter.
2. Tap
.
3. From the list, choose how you want to filter the tasks.
Creating a task list
1. In the Tasks app, tap
2. Tap
> Lists.
, and then choose an account for the list.
3. Enter a name for the list, and then tap OK.
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Managing task lists
1. In the Tasks app, tap
> Lists.
2. From here, you can:
Show or hide
tasks or lists
To show all tasks, tap All lists. Tap a specific account and
then tap the list that you want to show. Tap All lists under
each account to show all the tasks under that account.
Rename a list
1. Tap an account, and then press and hold the list that you
want to rename.
2. Tap Rename, and then enter a new name for it.
Delete a list
1. Tap an account, and then press and hold the list that you
want to delete.
2. Tap Delete .
Backing up or restoring tasks
1. Go to the list that contains the tasks you want to back up.
2. Tap
> Import/Export
3. Tap Export to phone storage to back up your tasks, or tap Import from phone
storage to restore tasks on your phone.
Changing Tasks settings
1. In the Tasks app, tap
> Settings
2. Change the settings and press
.
Sharing games and apps
Having fun with a game or app that you found from Google Play? Share your favorite
games and apps instantly with your circle of friends.
For your friends to link to the app and download it from Google Play, they must be
using an Android device.
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. Tap
.
> Share.
3. Tap an app, and then choose how to share it.
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Where apps, data, and files are stored
HTC One X uses these storage types:
Apps and Apps are installed to this storage, labeled as Internal storage in your
data
phone settings. It also stores data such as your text messages, contacts
storage
you created or synchronized to your phone, account settings, and more.
This storage is managed and carefully guarded by your phone since it
contains your private information. When you connect your phone to your
computer, this storage is not accessible from your computer.
Storage contents will be erased when you do a factory reset. Make sure
to back up your data before starting a factory reset.
File
storage
This is another built-in storage, labeled as Phone storage in your phone
settings. This is where you can store your files.
When you connect your phone to your computer, this storage is
accessible and you can copy files between them.
When you do a factory reset, you can choose whether to keep or erase
the storage contents.
Connecting your phone to a computer
Whenever you connect HTC One X to a computer using the USB cable, the Choose a
connection type screen opens and lets you choose the type of USB connection.
Select one of the following choices, and then tap Done:
Charge only
Select this option if you only want to charge the battery while
connected to your computer.
Disk drive
Select this mode when you want to copy files between HTC One X
and your computer.
When in Disk drive mode, you will not be able to use apps on
HTC One X that access the storage such as Camera.
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HTC Sync
Manager
Select this option to sync media and your data such as contacts,
calendar, bookmarks, and other information between your computer
and HTC One X.
Download and install HTC Sync Manager, when available, from our
website. Or in the meantime, download and use the latest version of
HTC Sync to sync your media and data.
USB
tethering
When you do not have an Internet connection on your computer, you
can select this mode to share the mobile data connection of
HTC One X with your computer.
Internet pass- If you don’t have a data plan or you don’t have access to a Wi-Fi
through
network, you can select this mode to share your computer’s Internet
connection with HTC One X.
Copying files to or from the phone storage
You can copy your music, photos, and other files to HTC One X.
1. Connect HTC One X to your computer using the supplied USB cable.
2. On the Choose a connection type screen, select Disk drive, and then tap Done.
Your computer recognizes HTC One X as a removable disk.
3. Navigate to the removable disk and open it.
4. Copy the files from your computer to the removable disk, or vice versa.
5. After copying the files, unmount the removable disk (on the connected
HTC One X) as required by your computer’s operating system to safely
disconnect HTC One X.
If you want to keep HTC One X connected to the computer but want it to be able to
access the phone storage, open the Notifications panel, tap Disk drive, select an
option except Disk drive, and then tap Done.
HTC Sync Manager basics
Download and install HTC Sync Manager, when available, from our website. Or in
the meantime, download and use the latest version of HTC Sync to sync your
media and data.
Installing HTC Sync Manager
Before you install, please visit our HTC website to check the system requirements for
HTC Sync Manager.
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Installing on a Windows computer
§ For trouble-free installation, first quit all running programs and temporarily exit
from your anti-virus program before you start installing HTC Sync Manager.
§ You need to have administrator rights if you're installing HTC Sync Manager on
Windows Vista® or later versions.
1. Connect HTC One X to your computer using the supplied USB cable.
2. On the Choose a connection type screen of HTC One X, select HTC Sync
Manager, and then tap Done.
3. When you see the AutoPlay window appear on your computer screen, click HTC
Sync Manager.
If there's no HTC Sync Manager found on your computer, your web browser will
automatically open and take you to our HTC website.
4. Download the HTC Sync Manager installer to your computer.
5. Double-click the installer you've downloaded and follow the onscreen
instructions to install HTC Sync Manager.
Installing on a Mac computer
1. From our HTC website, download the HTC Sync Manager dmg file to your
computer.
2. Double-click the dmg file you've downloaded. An icon representing the
mounted dmg file is then created on your desktop.
3. Double-click the icon of the mounted dmg file.
4. When a window opens, drag the HTC Sync Manager software icon to the
Applications folder or to another location in this window.
After installing, it is recommended that you unmount the mounted dmg file. Just
drag the icon representing the mounted image file to the Trash, or right-click the
icon and click Eject.
Don't delete the dmg image file. Save it to a folder in case you need it again to
reinstall HTC Sync Manager.
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Getting started
The first time you open HTC Sync Manager, the Getting Started window opens,
allowing you to add media to your library.
1. Open the HTC Sync Manager.
2. When you see the Getting Started window, you can choose to:
Automatically discover
Media on My PC
Automatically search for all music, photos, and
videos on your computer and add them to your
HTC Sync Manager library.
Manually Import or Add
Media from My PC
Choose folders to import media files from. You
can also inport media files and playlists from other
media applications.
3. If you chose to manually import media files, click OK to start importing them to
your library.
The HTC Sync Manager main screen
From the main screen, you can see your media libraries and play your media. You can
also sync with HTC One X when it's connected, or rip music when there's a CD
inserted on your computer.
§ Click Music or Gallery to switch between these two libraries. While you're in one
of these libraries, click
to return to the previous screen.
§ Play a music track or video. Use the controls at the bottom center of the screen
to control the playback.
§ Click
§ Clicking
to change settings, check for software updates, and more.
opens a menu, showing a list of connected devices.
§ If HTC One X is connected to your computer, click it on the menu to set up
how you want to sync media and data.
§ If you inserted a music CD, click the disc drive on the menu to rip music
from the CD.
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Importing more media to the library
To import more media to your HTC Sync Manager library, there are several easy ways
you can do this.
§ Click Music > LIBRARY, and then drag a folder (or any music file inside that
folder) to the LIBRARY screen.
§ Click Gallery > ALBUMS, and then drag a folder (or any photo or video file inside
that folder) to the ALBUMS screen.
§ Set up HTC Sync Manager to check for new music, photos, and videos from
selected folders on your computer and import them to your library
automatically.
When you drag a folder or media file, the whole folder will be added as an album to
the library. The folder path will also be added to the list of watched folders in the
settings.
Adding new media to your library automatically
You can set HTC Sync Manager to automatically add media to your library whenever
there are new music, photos, or videos on your computer. Simply add the folders to
the Watched Folder in settings that you want HTC Sync Manager to check for new
media.
1. From the main screen, click
> Settings.
2. In the Music library settings:
§ Click Add to choose folders that you want HTC Sync Manager to check for
new music files.
§ Click Import to choose what other media applications on your computer
(such as iTunes and Windows Media Player) you want to import music
from.
§ Click Import playlist to get playlists from other media applications.
3. Click Gallery library > Add to choose folders that you want HTC Sync Manager
to check for new photos or videos.
4. Click Apply to save your settings.
5. Click OK.
Checking for new software updates
1. Click
> Check for updates.
2. When an update is available, you can choose to download and install it
immediately on your computer.
You'll need to close HTC Sync Manager when you're prompted, and then reopen the
application after the installation is complete.
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What file formats are supported by HTC Sync Manager?
Video formats and codecs
§ 3GP and 3G2 (3rd Generation Partnership Project)
§ MP4 (MPEG-4)
Audio formats and codecs
§ AAC and M4A (Advanced Audio Coding)
§ FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec)
§ AAC and M4A (High Efficiency AAC v1 and v2)
§ MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio Layer 3)
§ WAV (Resource Interchange File Format)
§ WMA (Windows Media Audio)
Image formats
§ BMP
§ GIF
§ JPEG and JPG
§ PNG
WMA and WAV formats are only supported in Windows.
Playing music in HTC Sync Manager
Are you a music junkie with a big collection of digital music on your computer?
Manage your music library and enjoy listening to your favorite songs from HTC Sync
Manager.
1. In HTC Sync Manager, click Music. By default, you'll see the RECENT screen
where recently added or played songs and albums are displayed.
2. To browse for your songs and albums, click LIBRARY, and then select an album
to open.
3. Double-click a song to play it.
4. Use the playback controls at the bottom of the screen to pause, resume
playback, repeat songs, and more.
§ At the bottom-left side of the screen, drag the progress bar slider
to any part of the song.
to jump
§ Switching to another screen will not stop music playback. You'll see the song title
and album that's currently playing at the bottom of the screen.
Creating a playlist
1. From the Music library, click an album or song that you want to add to a new
playlist.
2. Click Add to playlist > New playlist.
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3. Enter a playlist name, and then click OK.
4. To add more songs to the playlist, hold down the CTRL key while clicking one or
more albums or music tracks, click Add to playlist, and then select the playlist
name.
5. When you're done adding songs, click PLAYLIST. Double-click the playlist
thumbnail and start playing.
To send just a single playlist to HTC One X, right-click the playlist, click Send to
phone, and then choose the device name. (Be sure that HTC One X is connected to
your computer.)
Viewing photos and videos in HTC Sync
Manager
Browse through and view your computer's photos and videos that you've imported to
the HTC Sync Manager Gallery.
1. In HTC Sync Manager, click Gallery. By default, you'll see the RECENT screen
where recently added or viewed photos and videos are displayed.
2. Click ALBUMS, and then double-click an album to open it.
next to Sort by and choose how you want to arrange your photos and
3. Click
videos.
4. Double-click a photo or video to see a larger view.
To move several photos or videos to another album, mouse over and select the
check button of each photo or video you want to move. Then click Move to album.
Editing your photos
You can do basic photo edits such as cropping and rotating.
1. Open the album that contains the photos you want to edit.
2. Mouse over and select the check button of each photo you want to edit.
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3. Click . A screen then opens, showing a thumbnail strip of all your selected
photos.
4. On the thumbnail strip, click the first photo, and then choose what you want to
do with the photo.
See photo
information
Click Detail to see information such as resolution, file format,
and more.
Rotate
Click Rotate right or Rotate left.
Crop
1. Click Crop, and then resize or drag the crop box to the part
of the photo you want to crop.
You can also click Custom, and then select a preset photo
size.
2. Click Apply.
5. Move to the next photo. You'll be asked to save your changes to the current
photo.
6. Click OK to save and edit the next photo.
To send just one edited photo to HTC One X, click Send to phone, and then choose
the device name. (Be sure that HTC One X is connected to your computer.)
Setting up HTC Sync Manager to recognize
HTC One X
1. Connect HTC One X to your computer using the USB cable that comes in the
box.
2. When HTC One X prompts you to choose a type of USB connection, tap HTC
Sync Manager, and then tap Done. Wait for HTC Sync Manager to recognize and
connect to HTC One X.
3. If this is your first time to connect HTC One X to your computer, enter a device
name, choose the storage on HTC One X to sync with, and then click Save.
Setting up HTC One X to sync with your
computer
1. When you see HTC One X connected in HTC Sync Manager, click
click your device name.
and then
2. On the Synchronize Settings screen, set up how you want to sync your media
and data between HTC One X and your computer.
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Syncing music
You can set up HTC Sync Manager to sync music files and playlists between
HTC One X and your computer.
1. On the Synchronize Settings screen, click
next to the Music item.
2. Click the On button.
3. You can choose the following options:
Import new
music from
device
Select this option to import new music found on HTC One X
to HTC Sync Manager. The music files will be copied to the
folder specified in the Import settings.
Sync music to
device
Select this option to sync music from your computer to
HTC One X. Choose to sync All Music or only Selected
Playlists.
4. In cases when there are conflicting playlists on HTC One X and your computer,
choose which playlist you want to keep.
5. Click Done to save your music sync settings.
Syncing photos and videos
1. On the Synchronize Settings screen, click
next to the Gallery item.
2. Click the On button.
3. You can choose the following options:
Copy device
photo and
video
Select this option to import new photos and videos from
HTC One X to HTC Sync Manager. The photos and videos will
be copied to the folder specified in the Import settings.
Sync albums to
device
Select this option to sync Gallery albums from HTC Sync
Manager to HTC One X. Choose to sync All Albums or only
Selected Albums.
4. Click Done to save your sync settings.
Syncing documents and email attachments
To sync email attachments received on HTC One X to your computer, you must set
up an Exchange ActiveSync or POP3/IMAP email account from the Mail app on
HTC One X.
1. On the Synchronize Settings screen, click
next to the Calendar item.
2. Click the On button.
3. To sync email attachments received and stored on HTC One X, select Copy all
downloaded mail documents to PC.
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4. To choose folders on your computer that contain documents you want to sync
with HTC One X, select Sync PC documents from directory, and then click Add.
5. Click Done to save your sync settings.
Syncing your contacts
Set up HTC Sync Manager to sync HTC One X with your Outlook, Outlook Express, or
Windows Contacts.
You can sync HTC One X with the following Outlook versions: Outlook XP, Outlook
2003, Outlook 2007, and Outlook 2010.
If you have contacts to sync from your SIM card with your computer, you have to
import them first to HTC One X storage.
1. On the Synchronize Settings screen, click
next to the People item.
2. Click the On button.
3. Choose the application you want to sync your contacts from.
4. In cases when conflicting information is found on both HTC One X and your
computer, choose which contact data you want to keep.
5. Click Done to save your sync settings.
Only the contact fields that are in the Contacts app of HTC One X will be synced.
Syncing your calendar events
Set up HTC Sync Manager to sync HTC One X with your Outlook Calendar or
Windows Calendar on your computer.
You can sync HTC One X with the following Outlook versions: Outlook XP, Outlook
2003, Outlook 2007, and Outlook 2010.
1. On the Synchronize Settings screen, click
next to the Calendar item.
2. Click the On button.
3. Select the application you want to sync calendar events from.
4. Choose from when you want to start syncing calendar events.
5. In cases when conflicting appointments are found on both HTC One X and your
computer, choose which data you want to keep.
6. Click Done to save your sync settings.
Only the data fields that are in HTC One X Calendar will be synced.
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Syncing your web bookmarks
1. Open your web browser on your computer, create a favorites folder named HTC
bookmarks. Make sure to save your favorite bookmarks in this folder to be able
to sync them with HTC One X.
2. On the Synchronize Settings screen of HTC Sync Manager, click
Bookmarks item.
next to the
3. Click the On button.
4. Choose which web browser on your computer stores the bookmarks you want
to sync with HTC One X.
5. Click Done to save your sync settings.
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Syncing HTC One X and your computer
§ Before you start syncing, check and make sure HTC One X is connected to your
computer and is recognized by HTC Sync Manager.
§ To avoid sync problems, be sure to close all browser windows before you start
syncing web bookmarks.
§ When conflicting bookmarks are found on both HTC One X and your computer,
HTC Sync Manager keeps the information from your computer.
After you've finished setting up all the items you want to sync in HTC Sync Manager,
click the Sync button on the Synchronize Settings screen to start syncing HTC One X
and your computer.
Ripping music from a CD with HTC Sync
Manager
In HTC Sync Manager, you can play and rip audio CDs, that you can later sync with
HTC One X.
1. Insert an audio CD into your computer's CD drive.
HTC Sync Manager prompts you that a new disc is inserted. Click OK to show
the disc contents.
You can also click
, and then select the name of the CD inserted.
2. From the list of music tracks available, click a music track that you want to rip.
To select multiple files, hold down the CTRL key while clicking one or more
music tracks.
3. Click Import to start ripping the audio files.
§ You'll see this icon
beside the music track when ripping is in progress or this
icon
if the music track is in the queue.
§ When ripping music is complete, audio files are imported to your computer, and
this icon
appears beside the selected tracks.
To check where the ripped music tracks are saved, click
> Settings > Rip CD.
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Sharing your mobile data connection by
USB tethering
No Internet connection available for your computer? No problem. Use the data
connection of HTC One X to connect to the Internet.
§ Make sure your SIM card is inserted on HTC One X.
§ Install HTC Sync or HTC Sync Manager on your computer first.
§ You may need to have USB tethering added to your data plan, and it may incur
additional cost. Contact your mobile service provider for details.
1. On HTC One X, turn on Mobile network in the settings.
2. Connect HTC One X to your computer using the provided USB cable.
3. On the Choose a connection type screen, select USB tethering, and then tap
Done.
Connecting to the Internet through a
computer
If you temporarily don’t have Internet access, you can still go online by using your
computer’s Internet connection.
Install HTC Sync or HTC Sync Manager on your computer first.
1. Make sure your computer is connected to the Internet.
Two things to check for your computer’s Internet connection. One, you may need
to turn off your local network’s firewall. Two, if your computer connects to the
Internet via PPP (e.g. Dial UP, xDSL, or VPN), Internet Pass-through will only
support TCP protocol.
2. Connect HTC One X to the computer using the provided USB cable.
3. On the Choose a connection type screen, select Internet pass-through, and then
tap Done.
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Data connection
When you turn on HTC One X for the first time, it will be automatically set up to use
your mobile operator's data connection (if the SIM card is inserted).
Checking the data connection you're using
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Mobile network > Network operators or Access Point Names.
Turning the data connection on or off
Turning your data connection off saves battery life and money on data charges.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap the Mobile network On/Off switch to turn the data connection on and off.
If you don’t have the data connection turned on and you’re also not connected to a
Wi-Fi network, you won’t receive automatic updates to your email, social network
accounts, and other synchronized information.
Adding a new access point
Before you add another data connection, have the access point name and settings
from your mobile operator ready (including username and password if required).
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Mobile network > Access Point Names.
3. On the APNs screen, tap
> New APN.
4. On the Edit access point screen, enter the APN settings. Tap an APN setting
item to edit it.
5. Tap
> Save.
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Enabling data roaming
Connect to your mobile operator’s partner networks and access data services when
you’re out of your mobile operator’s coverage area.
Using data services while roaming may be costly. Check with your mobile operator
for data roaming rates before you use data roaming.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Mobile network, and then select the Data roaming option.
Select the Data roaming sound option if you’d like HTC One X to play a sound so
you’ll know when it’s connecting to a roaming network.
Wi-Fi
To use Wi-Fi, you need access to a wireless access point or “hotspot”.
The availability and strength of a Wi-Fi signal varies depending on objects the Wi-Fi
signal has to pass through (such as buildings or a wall between rooms).
Turning Wi-Fi on and connecting to a wireless network
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap the Wi-Fi On/Off switch to turn Wi-Fi on.
3. Tap Wi-Fi.
Detected Wi-Fi networks will be listed.
If the wireless network that you want is not listed, tap
add it.
> Add network to manually
4. Tap the Wi-Fi network you want to connect to.
If you selected a secured network, you'll be asked to enter the network key or
password.
5. Tap Connect.
When HTC One X is connected to the wireless network, the Wi-Fi icon
the status bar and tells you the approximate signal strength.
appears in
The next time HTC One X connects to a previously accessed secured wireless
network, you won’t be asked to enter the key or other security information again,
unless you reset HTC One X to its factory default settings.
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Disconnecting from the current wireless network
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Wi-Fi.
3. You can:
§ Tap the wireless network that HTC One X is connected to, and then tap
Disconnect.
§ If you want to remove the settings for this network, press and hold the
network name, and then tap Forget network.
Connecting to a different Wi-Fi network
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Wi-Fi. Detected Wi-Fi networks are displayed.
To manually scan for available Wi-Fi networks, tap
> Scan.
3. Tap a Wi-Fi network to connect to it.
Connecting to a Wi-Fi network with EAP-TLS security
You may need to install a network certificate (*.p12) on HTC One X before you can
connect to a Wi-Fi network with EAP-TLS authentication protocol.
1. Save the certificate file on HTC One X.
2. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Security.
3. Tap Install from phone storage.
4. Select the network certificate needed to connect to the EAP-TLS network.
5. Turn on Wi-Fi and connect to a wireless network.
Connecting to a virtual private network (VPN)
Add virtual private networks (VPNs) so you can connect and access resources inside
a secured local network, such as your corporate network.
Depending on the type of VPN you’re using at work, you may be asked to enter your
login credentials and install security certificates before you can connect to your
company’s local network. You can get this information from your network
administrator.
Also, HTC One X must first establish a Wi-Fi or data connection before you can start a
VPN connection.
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Adding a VPN connection
You must first set a lock screen PIN or password before you can use credential
storage and set up the VPN.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Under Wireless & Networks, tap More.
3. Tap VPN > Add VPN network.
4. Enter the VPN settings and set them up according to the security details your
network administrator gave you.
5. Tap Save.
The VPN is then added to the VPNs section of the VPN settings screen.
Connecting to a VPN
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Under Wireless & Networks, tap More.
3. Tap VPN.
4. Tap the VPN that you want to connect to.
5. Enter your log in credentials, and then tap Connect. When you’re connected, the
VPN connected icon
appears in the notification area of the title bar.
You can then open the web browser to access resources such as your corporate
network intranet.
Disconnecting from a VPN
1. Slide the Notifications panel open.
2. Tap the VPN connection to return to the VPN settings screen, and then tap the
VPN connection to disconnect from it.
Using HTC One X as a wireless router
Share your data connection with other devices by turning HTC One X into a wireless
router.
§ Make sure the data connection is turned on.
§ You must have an approved data plan associated with your account from your
mobile service provider to use this service.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. Under Wireless & Networks, tap More.
.
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3. Tap Portable hotspot & tethering.
4. Tap Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings.
5. Enter a router name or use the default router name.
6. Choose the type of security and set the password (key) for your wireless router.
If you selected None in Security, you don’t need to enter a password.
The password is the key other people need to enter on their device so they can
connect and use HTC One X as a wireless router.
7. Select the Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot option to turn on the wireless router.
HTC One X is ready to be used as a wireless router when you see
bar.
on the status
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Bluetooth basics
Turning Bluetooth on or off
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap the Bluetooth On/Off switch to turn it on and off.
Turn off Bluetooth when not in use to save battery power, or in places where using
a wireless device is prohibited, such as on board an aircraft and in hospitals.
Changing the device name
The device name identifies HTC One X to other devices.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. If Bluetooth is off, tap the Bluetooth On/Off switch to turn it on.
3. Tap Bluetooth. The Bluetooth screen opens.
4. Tap
, and then tap Rename phone.
5. Enter the new name for HTC One X in the dialog box, and then tap Rename.
Connecting a Bluetooth headset or car kit
You can listen to music over a Bluetooth stereo headset, or have hands-free
conversations using a compatible Bluetooth headset or car kit.
§ To listen to music with your headset or car kit, the headset or car kit must support
the A2DP Bluetooth profile.
§ Before you connect your headset, make it discoverable so HTC One X can find it.
Refer to your headset manual for details.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. If Bluetooth is off, tap the Bluetooth On/Off switch to turn it on.
3. Tap Bluetooth. The Bluetooth screen opens.
4. If you don't see your headset listed, tap
refresh the list.
, and then tap Search for devices to
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5. When you see the name of your headset in the Available devices section, tap
the name.
6. HTC One X automatically tries to pair with the headset.
7. If automatic pairing fails, enter the passcode supplied with your headset.
The pairing and connection status is displayed below the hands-free headset or car kit
name in the Bluetooth devices section. When the Bluetooth headset or car kit is
connected to HTC One X, the Bluetooth connected icon
is displayed in the status
bar.
Reconnecting a headset or car kit
Normally, you can easily reconnect your headset by switching on Bluetooth on
HTC One X, and then turning on the headset. However, you might have to connect
manually if your headset has been used with another Bluetooth device.
Make sure that the headset is discoverable. Refer to the headset manual for details.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. If Bluetooth is off, tap the Bluetooth On/Off switch to turn it on.
3. Tap Bluetooth. The Bluetooth screen opens.
4. Tap the headset’s name in the Paired devices section.
5. If prompted to enter a passcode, try 0000 or 1234, or consult the headset/car
kit documentation to find the passcode.
If you still cannot reconnect to the headset or car kit, follow the instructions in
Unpairing from a Bluetooth device on page 141, and then follow the steps under
Connecting a Bluetooth headset or car kit on page 139.
Disconnecting or unpairing from a Bluetooth
device
Disconnecting a Bluetooth device
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Bluetooth. The Bluetooth screen opens.
3. In the Paired devices section, tap the name of the device to disconnect.
4. Tap OK.
Tap the name of the device to reconnect it.
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Bluetooth and NFC
Unpairing from a Bluetooth device
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. If Bluetooth is off, tap the Bluetooth On/Off switch to turn it on.
3. Tap Bluetooth. The Bluetooth screen opens.
4. In the Paired devices section, tap
next to the device to unpair.
5. Tap Unpair.
Sending information using Bluetooth
Before you begin, set the receiving device to discoverable mode. You may also
need to set it to “Receive Beams” or “Receive Files”. Refer to the device’s
documentation for instructions on receiving information over Bluetooth.
1. On HTC One X, open the app that contains the information or file you want to
send.
2. Follow the steps for the type of item you want to send:
Contact
1. In the Contacts app, tap a contact to view the contact's
details.
2. Tap
and then tap Send contact.
3. Tap the down arrow icon, and then select Bluetooth.
Calendar
appointment or
event
In Day view, Agenda view, or Week view, press and hold
the event, and then tap Forward > Bluetooth.
Photos or videos
1. In the Gallery app, choose an album.
2. Tap Share > Bluetooth.
Captured photo or After capturing, on the Camera preview screen, tap
>
video
Bluetooth. (Note that you must have first set a review
duration in Camera settings.)
Music track
With the track displayed on the Music app’s Now playing
screen, tap
> Share > Share file > Bluetooth.
Browser
§ On a webpage you want to share, tap
Bluetooth.
> Share page >
§ While viewing a webpage in Reading mode, tap
Bluetooth.
>
3. Turn Bluetooth on and pair with the receiving device, if you’re asked to do so.
4. On the receiving device, accept the file.
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Where sent information is saved
When you send information using Bluetooth, the location where it's saved depends on
the type of information and the receiving device.
If you send a calendar event or contact, it is normally added directly to the
corresponding application on the receiving device.
If you send another file type to a Windows computer, it is normally saved in the
Bluetooth Exchange folder within your personal document folders.
§ On Windows XP, the path may be: C:\Documents and Settings\[your
username]\My Documents\Bluetooth Exchange
§ On Windows Vista, the path may be: C:\Users\[your username]\Documents
§ On Windows 7, the path may be: C:\Users\[your username]\Documents
\Bluetooth Exchange Folder
If you send a file to another device, the saved location may depend on the file type.
For example, if you send an image file to another mobile phone, it may be saved in a
folder named “Images”.
Receiving information using Bluetooth
HTC One X lets you receive various files with Bluetooth, including photos, music
tracks, contact info, calendar events, and documents such as PDFs.
Refer to the device’s documentation for instructions on sending information over
Bluetooth.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. If Bluetooth is off, tap the Bluetooth On/Off switch to turn it on.
3. Tap Bluetooth. The Bluetooth screen opens.
4. Tap the HTC One X Bluetooth name near the top of the screen to make
HTC One X visible to nearby Bluetooth devices.
5. On the sending device, send one or more files to HTC One X.
6. If asked, accept the pairing request on HTC One X and on the receiving device.
Also, you may be prompted to enter the same passcode or confirm the autogenerated passcode on both devices.
You'll then get a Bluetooth authorization request.
7. Tap Pair.
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8. When HTC One X receives a file transfer request notification, slide the
Notifications panel down, tap the incoming file notification, and then tap
Accept.
9. When a file is transferred, a notification is displayed. Slide the Notifications panel
down, and then tap the relevant notification.
When you open a received file, what happens next depends on the file type:
§ Media files and documents are usually opened directly in a compatible app. For
example, if you open a music track, it starts playing in the Music app.
§ For a vCalendar file, choose the calendar where you want to save the event, and
then tap Import. The vCalendar is added to your Calendar events.
§ For a vCard contact file, you can choose to import one, several, or all of those
contacts to your contacts list.
Sharing content with Android Beam
With built-in NFC (near field communication) on HTC One X, you can share content to
someone's mobile device in an instant. Beam a web page you're viewing, contact
information, and more by just holding HTC One X and the other device back to back.
Turning NFC and Android Beam on
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Under Wireless & Networks, tap More.
3. Select the NFC option and then tap Android Beam.
4. Tap the Android Beam On/Off switch.
Beaming content
Make sure that both devices are unlocked and have NFC and Android Beam turned
on.
1. While viewing the content that you want to share, hold HTC One X and the
other device back to back. When the devices connect, you'll hear a sound and
both devices will vibrate slightly.
2. Tap the screen.
The shared content appears on the other screen.
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Settings and security
Turning Airplane mode on or off
In many countries, you are required by law to turn off wireless devices while on board
an aircraft. A way to turn off wireless functions quickly is to switch HTC One X to
Airplane mode.
When you enable Airplane mode, all wireless radios on HTC One X are turned off,
including the call function, data services, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi However, you can
manually turn Bluetooth and Wi-Fi on while Airplane mode is enabled.
When you disable Airplane mode, the call function is turned back on and the previous
state of Bluetooth and Wi-Fi is restored.
If USB tethering is turned on, enabling Airplane mode will turn it off. You will need
to manually turn USB tethering on after you disable Airplane mode.
Do any of the following to turn Airplane mode on or off:
§ Press and hold POWER, and then tap Airplane mode.
§ Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
Off switch to turn it on or off.
When enabled, the Airplane mode icon
. Tap the Airplane mode On/
is displayed in the status bar.
Changing display settings
Adjusting the screen brightness manually
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Display (or Display & gestures) and then tap Brightness.
3. Clear the Automatic brightness option.
4. Drag the brightness slider to the left to decrease or to the right to increase the
screen brightness.
Adjusting the time before the screen turns off
After a period of inactivity, the screen turns off to conserve battery power. You can
set the idle time before the screen turns off.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Display (or Display & gestures) and then tap Sleep.
3. Tap the time before the screen turns off.
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Turning automatic screen rotation off
Automatic rotation is not supported in all applications.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Display (or Display & gestures).
3. Clear the Auto-rotate screen option.
Recalibrating the G-sensor
Recalibrate the screen if you feel that the screen orientation does not respond
properly to the way you hold HTC One X.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Display (or Display & gestures) and then tap G-Sensor calibration.
3. Place HTC One X on a flat and level surface, and then tap Calibrate.
4. After the recalibration process, tap OK.
Keeping the screen on while charging
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Display (or Display & gestures).
3. Select the Stay awake option.
Switching animation effects on or off
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Display (or Display & gestures).
3. Select or clear the Animation option.
Changing sound settings
Switching between silent, vibration, and normal modes
Do one of the following:
§ To change from silent to normal mode, press the VOLUME UP button.
§ To change from vibration to normal mode, press the VOLUME UP button twice.
§ From the Home screen, slide the notifications panel open and then tap
> Sound profile.
> Sound
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Playing a sound when selecting onscreen items
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Sound.
3. Select or clear the Touch sounds option.
Lowering the ring volume automatically
HTC One X has a quiet ring feature that automatically lowers the ring volume when
you move it.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Sound.
3. Select the Quiet ring on pickup option.
Making HTC One X ring louder in your pocket or bag
To help avoid missing incoming calls when HTC One X is in your pocket or bag, the
pocket mode feature gradually increases the ring volume and vibrates when you
receive a call.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Sound.
3. Select the Pocket mode option.
Switching to speakerphone automatically
When you're in a call, you can switch to speakerphone by simply flipping HTC One X
over.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Sound.
3. Select the Flip for speaker option.
Changing the display language
Changing the language adjusts the keyboard layout, date and time formatting, and
more.
The languages available to choose from may depend on the version of HTC One X
you have.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. Tap Language & keyboard > System language.
3. Tap the language you want to use.
.
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Checking battery usage
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Power > Battery use.
3. To see more details, tap the graph or the features that are using the battery
power.
If you see buttons while viewing the Use details screen, you can tap them to adjust
the settings that affect battery usage or to turn off the feature that's consuming
battery.
Backing up settings to Google
You can choose to automatically back up some settings such as Wi-Fi and bookmarks
to Google servers using your Google Account so you can restore them when needed.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Privacy and select the Back up my settings option.
Accessibility settings
Use these settings when you’ve downloaded and installed an accessibility tool, such as
a screen reader that provides voice feedback. You can turn accessibility functions or
services on or off.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Accessibility and choose the settings you want.
Protecting your SIM card with a PIN
Add another layer of security for HTC One X by assigning a PIN (personal
identification number) to your SIM.
Make sure you have the default SIM PIN provided by your mobile operator before
continuing.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Security.
2. Tap Set up SIM card lock, then select Lock SIM card.
3. Enter the default SIM card PIN, and then tap OK.
4. To change the SIM card PIN, tap Change SIM PIN.
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Restoring a SIM card that has been locked out
If you enter the wrong PIN more times than the maximum number of attempts
allowed, your SIM card will become “PUK-locked.”
You need a PUK code to restore access to HTC One X. Contact your mobile operator
for this code.
1. On the Phone dialer screen, enter the PUK code, and then tap Next.
2. Enter the new PIN you want to use, and then tap Next.
3. Enter the new PIN again, and then tap OK.
Protecting HTC One X with a screen lock
Protect your personal information and prevent others from using HTC One X without
your permission by setting a screen lock pattern, face unlock, PIN, or password.
You'll be asked to unlock the screen every time HTC One X is turned on or when it’s
idle for a certain period of time.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Security.
2. Tap Screen lock.
3. Select a screen lock option and set up the screen lock.
4. Tap Lock phone after, then specify the idle time before the screen is locked.
You can also clear Make pattern visible or Make passwords visible if you don’t want
your screen lock to display as you enter it onscreen.
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Forgot your screen lock pattern?
If you’ve forgotten your screen lock pattern, you have up to five attempts to
try and unlock HTC One X.
If this fails, you can unlock HTC One X by entering your Google Account user
name and password.
1. On the unlock screen, enter your lock pattern.
2. After the fifth attempt, when you’re asked to wait for 30 seconds, tap
OK.
3. If the display goes off, press the POWER button to turn the display back
on, and then unlock the screen.
4. Tap the Forgot pattern? button when it appears.
5. Enter your Google Account name and password, and then tap Sign in.
You’ll then be asked to create a new screen lock pattern. If you no
longer want to do so, tap Cancel.
Encrypting data on HTC One X
You can encrypt data such as your online accounts, settings, music files and other
media. After encryption, you will need to enter the screen lock PIN or password to
turn on your phone and access the data.
§ Set a lock screen PIN or password before encrypting your data.
§ Fully charge the battery and keep HTC One X connected to the power adapter
during encryption. The encryption process takes about an hour.
§ You cannot undo encryption. If you want to return to an unencrypted phone, you
must perform a factory reset.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Storage.
3. Select the encryption option for the type of storage you want to encrypt.
4. Tap Encrypt.
5. Enter the lock screen PIN or password.
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6. Tap Next.
7. Tap Encrypt.
Encryption starts and the progress is displayed. The phone may restart a few times.
When the encryption process is complete, enter your PIN or password.
Checking information about HTC One X
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap About to enable error reporting, view network and hardware information,
and more.
Choosing which app opens when you tap a
data item
You can set which app opens when you tap an item such as a phone number or email
address while reading a message, viewing a webpage, and more.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap App associations.
3. For each type of item, choose the app you want to open.
Managing memory
Checking how much phone memory is available for use
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Storage. The available phone memory is displayed in the Internal storage
and Phone storage sections.
Making more storage space (internal storage)
Need more space in the internal storage? Clean up the application cache, move or
uninstall apps, and delete old mails and messages all in one go.
You cannot move or uninstall preinstalled apps.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Storage, and under Internal storage tap Make more space.
3. On the Clear caches screen, choose whether to clear the cache of rarely used
apps only or all apps, and then tap Next.
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4. On the Application storage screen:
§ Tap Move apps to phone storage if there are apps that you can transfer to
the phone storage.
§ Tap Uninstall apps if there are apps you'd like to remove.
5. Tap Next.
6. On the Mail & message storage screen:
§ Set fewer days of mails to download so that older mails will be removed
from the storage automatically.
§ Lower the number of text and multimedia messages per conversation.
7. On the Content storage screen, choose what content you want to delete from
storage.
8. Tap Finish.
Clearing application cache and data
You can delete the data or clear the cache per application.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Apps.
3. On the All tab, tap an application.
4. On the screen, tap Clear data and/or Clear cache.
Uninstalling an app
You cannot uninstall an app that's preinstalled on HTC One X.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Apps.
3. On the Downloaded tab, tap the application you want to uninstall.
4. Tap Uninstall.
Moving an app to or from the phone storage
Free up more space in the internal storage by moving apps to the phone storage.
You cannot move an app that's preinstalled on HTC One X.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
.
2. Tap Apps.
3. On the Downloaded tab, tap the application you want to move.
4. Tap Move to phone storage.
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Stopping running applications using Task Manager
Use Task Manager to free up memory by stopping running applications that you're
not currently using.
1. From the Home screen, tap
2. In the All applications list, tap
> Task Manager.
to the right of the application name to stop it.
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Status icons
Signal strength
Battery is low (20% remaining)
EDGE/GPRS connected
Battery is very low (8% or less
remaining)
EDGE/GPRS in use
Silent mode
3G/HSPA connected
Vibrate mode
3G/HSPA in use
Microphone is mute
4G LTE connected
Speakerphone is on
4G LTE in use
Wired microphone headset
connected
Roaming
Wired headset connected
No signal
Bluetooth is on
No SIM card installed
Connected to a Bluetooth device
Connected to a Wi-Fi network
Airplane mode
Data synchronizing
GPS is on
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Battery is full
Alarm is set
Battery is charging
Printing
Connect HTC One X to a supported printer and print out documents, email, meeting
invitations, photos, and more.
§ Both printer and HTC One X must be turned on and connected to the same local
network. Connect HTC One X to the local network using Wi-Fi. To learn how to
connect the printer to a local network, refer to your printer user guide.
§ The local network must not be behind a firewall.
1. While in an app such as Internet, Mail, or Calendar, open the item you want to
print.
2. Tap
, and then tap Print (or More > Print).
3. On the Print screen, tap the printer you want to use.
4. If there's more than one page to print, set the page range that you want.
Tap Advanced to set the page size, print layout, and page orientation, and choose
if you want to print in color or black and white.
5. Tap Print.
You can check the printing details by opening the Notifications panel, and then
tapping the item you're printing.
Printing a photo
1. While in Gallery, open the photo you want to print.
2. Tap the photo. A menu appears.
3. Tap More > Print , and then tap the printer you want to use.
4. Tap Print.
You can check the printing details by opening the Notifications panel, and then
tapping the item you're printing.
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Adding a printer
If your printer does not show up in the list, you must add it.
The printer must be in the same Wi-Fi network that you are using.
1. From the Print screen, tap Add printer.
2. Enter the IP address of the printer that you want to add and choose a port. If
you do not know the IP address of the printer, ask for help from your network
administrator.
3. Tap Next, and then select the manufacturer and model of the printer.
4. Tap Save.
The printer appears on the list and you can tap it to print your photo or document.
Using the onscreen keyboard
When you start an app or select a field that requires text or numbers, the onscreen
keyboard becomes available. After entering your text, you can tap
or press
to
close the onscreen keyboard.
Selecting a keyboard layout
You can choose from three different keyboard layouts to suit your typing style.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Language & keyboard.
2. Tap HTC Sense Input > Advanced settings.
3. Tap Keyboard types, and then select the keyboard layout that you want to use.
Standard This layout is similar to a desktop computer keyboard. This is the
default keyboard layout.
Phone
This layout resembles the traditional mobile phone keypad.
Compact This layout features two letters on each key. The key size is slightly
bigger than on the Standard layout.
Entering text
Simply tap the keys on the onscreen keyboard to enter letters and numbers, as well as
punctuation marks and symbols.
§ Tap
to enter an uppercase letter. Tap twice to turn on caps lock.
§ Press and hold keys with gray characters at the top to enter numbers, symbols,
or accented letters. The gray character displayed on the key is the character
that will be inserted when you press and hold that key. Some keys have multiple
characters or accents associated with them.
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Choosing multiple keyboard languages
If multiple keyboard languages are available on HTC One X, you can choose which
languages to enable in the onscreen keyboard.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Language & keyboard.
2. Tap HTC Sense Input.
3. Tap International keyboard, and then choose the languages you want.
Available languages depend on the region where you purchased HTC One X.
Selecting and changing the keyboard language
1. While the onscreen keyboard is open, tap
.
2. Select the keyboard languages you want to use.
3. Keep the Toggle among keyboards option selected to use
keyboard languages.
to switch between
Clear the check button to see the Select keyboards screen each time you tap
.
4. Tap OK.
5. While the onscreen keyboard is open, tap
want to use.
until you see the language you
To turn Toggle among keyboards on or off, slide the Notifications panel open, and
then tap
> Language & keyboard > HTC Sense Input and tap the Toggle among
keyboards On/Off switch.
Entering words with predictive text
Predictive text input is enabled by default, and word suggestions are displayed as you
type.
Tap
to switch between Multitap and XT9 predictive modes when using the
Compact or Phone keyboard layout.
To enter a word in predictive mode, do any of the following:
§ If the word you want is highlighted in green or orange in the suggestion list, just
tap the space bar to insert the word into your text.
§ If the word you want shows up in the suggestion list before you finish typing the
entire word, tap the word to insert it into your text.
§ If there's an arrow to the right of the suggestion list, tap the arrow to see more
choices.
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Setting a second language for predictive text
You can set the predictive text to be bilingual. As you type, you’ll get word
suggestions in the languages that you’ve selected.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Language & keyboard.
2. Tap HTC Sense Input > Advanced settings.
3. Tap Bilingual prediction, and then choose the language you want.
Adding a word to the predictive text dictionary
While you're entering text using the Standard keyboard layout, any word you tap on
the suggestion list is automatically added.
You can also add a word to the list manually.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Language & keyboard.
2. Tap HTC Sense Input.
3. Tap Personal dictionary > Edit personal dictionary >
.
4. Enter the word you want to add, and then tap OK.
Editing or deleting a word in the predictive text dictionary
> Language & keyboard.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. Tap HTC Sense Input.
3. Tap Personal dictionary > Edit personal dictionary.
§ To edit a word, tap the word.
§ To delete words from the dictionary, tap
want to remove, and then tap Delete.
> Delete. Select the words you
Backing up your personal dictionary to your phone storage
You can back up the new words you’ve added to the predictive text dictionary to
HTC One X.
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
> Language & keyboard.
2. Tap HTC Sense Input.
3. Tap Personal dictionary > Sync personal dictionary > Copy to phone storage.
4. When prompted, tap OK.
Importing your personal dictionary
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. Tap HTC Sense Input.
> Language & keyboard.
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3. Tap Personal dictionary > Sync personal dictionary > Restore from phone
storage.
4. When prompted, tap OK.
Entering text by speaking
No time to type? Try speaking the words to enter them.
Since HTC One X uses Google’s speech-recognition service, you need to be
connected to the Internet to enter text by speaking.
1. Tap an area where you want to enter text.
2. On the onscreen keyboard, press and hold
.
3. When you see the microphone image, speak out the words you want to type.
To set the voice input language, tap the language bar below the microphone image.
You can choose one or more languages. Available languages depend on the voice
input languages supported by Google.
4. If a word doesn't match what you've spoken and it's underlined, tap the
underlined word to delete it or to see more choices.
5. Enter punctuation marks by saying comma, period, question mark,
exclamation mark, or exclamation point.
Entering text by tracing
Instead of tapping the keys on the onscreen keyboard, you can "trace" to type words.
1. Slide your finger from one letter to the next to enter a word.
2. Lift your finger when the word is completed. The suggestion list will show
possible matches.
3. You can:
§ Tap the space bar to insert a highlighted word.
§ Tap a word from the suggestion list.
§ Tap the arrow next to the suggestion list to see more choices.
Turning on trace input
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. Tap HTC Sense Input.
3. Tap the Trace keyboard On/Off switch.
> Language & keyboard.
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Restarting HTC One X
If HTC One X is running slower than normal, an application is not performing properly,
or HTC One X becomes unresponsive, try restarting HTC One X and see if that helps
solve the problem.
1. If the display is off, press the POWER button to turn it back on.
2. Unlock the display.
3. Press and hold the POWER button, and then tap Restart.
4. When asked to confirm, tap Restart.
HTC One X not responding?
If HTC One X does not respond when you touch the screen or press the
buttons, you can still restart it.
Press and hold the POWER button for at least 10 seconds, and then release it.
HTC One X then restarts.
Resetting HTC One X
If you’re passing HTC One X on to someone else or HTC One X has a persistent
problem that cannot be solved, you can perform a factory reset (also called a hard
reset).
Factory reset will permanently delete all your data and customized settings, and
will remove any applications you’ve downloaded and installed. Be sure to back up
any data and files you want to keep before you do a factory reset.
Performing a factory reset from settings
1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap
2. Tap Storage > Factory data reset.
3. Tap Reset phone, and then tap Erase everything.
.
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Performing a factory reset using hardware buttons
If you can’t turn HTC One X on or access settings, you can still perform a factory reset
by using the hardware buttons on HTC One X.
1. Press and hold the VOLUME DOWN button, and then press and hold the
POWER button.
2. Wait for the screen with the three Android images to appear, and then release
the POWER and VOLUME DOWN buttons.
3. Press VOLUME DOWN to select FACTORY RESET, and then press the POWER
button.
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Media, and Windows Vista are either registered trademarks or trademarks of
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without warranty of any kind and is subject to change without notice. HTC also
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Index
Index
A
C
Airplane mode 144
Alarm 114
Android Market
See Google Play
Apps
- deleting 111
- icons 31
- installing 111
- sharing 120
Auto sync 73
Calendar
- creating an event 93
- managing events 94
- reminders 96
- settings 96
- views 93
Call history 43
Camera
- basics 22
- Burst mode 24
- effects 23
- recording a video 23
- scenes 24
- settings 27
- slow motion 26
- taking a photo 23
- using the front camera 23
- zooming 22
Capture screen 18
Change phone language 146
Clock 113
Conference call 42
Contacts
- adding 76
- copying from SIM card 76
- deleting 78
Continuous shooting 24
Copying text 17
B
Backup
- contacts 81
- dictionary 157
- messages 51
- notes 115
- settings 147
- tasks 120
Battery
- charging 10
- checking usage 147
- saving battery power 20
Bluetooth
- connecting a Bluetooth headset or
car kit 139
- disconnecting or unpairing 140
- receiving Calendar event information
(vCalendar) 142
- receiving Contact information
(vCard) 142
- sending information 141
- sharing music 69
- turning on or off 139
Browser
- bookmarks 55
- history 55
- opening an incognito tab 55
- options 58
- using 53
D
Data connection
- access point 134
- turning on or off 134
Delete apps 111
Delete contacts 78
Display
- adjusting screen brightness 144
- changing the time before the screen
turns off 144
163
Index
- recalibrating G-sensor 145
- turning off screen rotation 145
Downloading
- viewing downloads 57
Driving 104
Dropbox 97
E
Exchange ActiveSync
- Out of office 90
- sending a meeting request 90
- working with Exchange ActiveSync
email 90
F
Face recognition 37
Face unlock
See Face recognition
Facebook for HTC Sense 83
Factory reset 159
Firmware 20
Flash player 58
Folder
- grouping apps 33
- removing items 33
- renaming 33
G
Gallery
- about 59
- editing photos 60
- sending photos and videos 63
- sharing photos and videos 64
- viewing photos 59
- watching video 60
Geotag 27, 59
Google Maps 107
Google Play 111
Google+ 84
H
Hands free 139
Hard reset
See Factory reset
HDR 25
Headphones 139
Home dialing 44
Home screen
- about 12
- adding a panel 34
- adding widgets 30
- extended 12
- launch bar 32
- rearranging home panels 34
- rearranging items 32
- removing a panel 34
Hotspot
See Wireless router
HTC Clock
- setting an alarm 114
- World Clock 113
HTC Sync Manager 21, 122
HTC Watch 102
I
Icons 153
Idle screen
See Lock screen
Incognito mode 55
Internet calling 43
Internet connection
- data connection 134
- VPN 136
- Wi-Fi 135
- wireless router 137
K
Keyboard
- changing the language 156
- dictionary 157
- entering text 155
- entering text by speaking 158
- predictive text 156
L
Language 146
Leap view 12
Locations
- turning on location services 107
Lock screen
- playing music 67
- shortcuts 36
Low light 26
164
Index
M
Mail
- adding a POP3/IMAP account 86
- adding an Exchange account 86
- managing email messages 91
- sending 88
- sorting email messages 88
- unified inbox 87
- working with Exchange ActiveSync
email 90
Making a call 38
Managing memory 150
Market
See Google Play
Master reset
See Factory reset
Meeting request 90
Messages
- copying to the SIM card 50
- deleting 50
- deleting a conversation 51
- forwarding 49
- locking 50
- viewing 48
MMS 46
Movie Editor
- creating a slideshow 70
Multimedia message 46
Music
- browsing the library 66
- listening 66
- playing music from Lock screen 67
- playlist 67
- setting a song as ringtone 69
- sharing music using Bluetooth 69
- transferring from computer 129
N
Navigation
See Driving
Near Field Communication (NFC) 143
Notes
- about 115
- creating notebooks 115
- reading 116
- sharing 117
- writing 115
Notifications
- panel 19
- status and notification icons 153
O
Online accounts
- managing 73
- what can you sync with 72
Onscreen keyboard
See Keyboard
P
Pair a Bluetooth device 139
Panorama 25
People
- adding a new contact 76
- deleting contacts 78
- editing a contact 78
- filtering your contacts 75
- groups 79
- merging contact information 77
- setting search options 75
- transferring contacts 76
- widget 80
Phone calls
- calling a number in a message 39
- calling a number in an email 39
- calling using Wi-Fi 43
- making an emergency call 39
- receiving 39
- setting up a conference call 42
Phone information 150
Phone settings
- About 150
- Applications 150
- Display 144
- Language & keyboard 146
- Sound 145
- Storage 150
Phone storage
- moving apps to the phone
storage 151
Phone updates 20
Photos
- editing 60
- sharing 64
- tagging 64
- viewing 59
165
Index
Power
- charging the battery 10
- checking battery usage 147
- entering sleep mode 13
- saving battery power 20
Print screen
See Capture screen
PUK (PIN Unblock Key) 148
R
Reader mode 54
Reading list 56
Restart 159
Ring volume
- lowering ring volume
automatically 146
- making your phone ring louder 146
Ringtone
- setting 69
- trimming 69
Router
See Wireless router
S
Scenes 28
Screen
- adjusting screen brightness 144
- changing the time before the screen
turns off 144
- idle screen 14
- recalibrating G-sensor 145
- turning off screen rotation 145
Screen lock 148
Screen shot
See Capture screen
Search 53
Security 147, 148
Settings
- About 150
- Applications 150
- Language & keyboard 146
- Sound 145
- Storage 150
Sharing
- games and apps 120
- photos and videos 64
Shortcuts 14
SIM card
- copying a message 50
- inserting 9
- removing 9
- SIM PIN 147
Sleep mode 13
Slideshow 59, 70
Slow motion video 26
SMS 46
Software update 20
Sound
- ringtone, notifications, and alarms 35
- audible selection 146
- lowering ring volume
automatically 146
- Pocket mode 146
- sound set 35
- switching profiles 145
- switching to speakerphone 146
Speakerphone 41
Speed dial 38
Sync
- HTC Sync Manager 21
- online accounts 73
- syncing with computer 122
T
Tasks
- creating a list 119
- creating a task 117
- filtering tasks 119
- managing lists 120
Tethering
See USB Tethering
Text message 46
Timemark 116
To-do lists 119
Transferring music from computer 129
U
Updating phone software 20
Upgrade 20
USB Tethering 133
V
Video Pic
See taking photo while recording
166
Index
Videos
- editing 62
- recording 23
- sharing 64
- taking photo while recording 24
- watching 60
Voice input 158
VPN
- adding a connection 137
- connecting 137
W
Wallpaper
- changing 29
Watch list 56
Wi-Fi
- calling 43
- connecting to another network 136
- network status 136
- turning on 135
Widgets
- adding 30
- changing settings 31
- removing 32
Wireless router 137
Y
YouTube
- sharing videos 65