Installing the SIM card and battery SGH-C260 User’s Guide 1. Remove the battery cover and insert the SIM card. Charging the battery Phone layout and key functions 1. Plug the supplied travel adapter. Web access/ Confirm key In Idle mode, accesses the web browser. Selects the highlighted option or confirms input in a menu mode. Battery cover To AC wall outlet 2. Install the battery and reattach the cover. • Depending on the software installed or your service provider or country, some of the descriptions in this guide may not match your phone exactly. • Depending on your country, your phone and accessories may appear different from the illustrations in this guide. 2. When charging is finished, unplug the adapter. Dial key Makes and answers a call. In Idle mode, retrieves the most recent calls. Battery Press and hold in Idle mode to disable all sounds on the phone. To exit, press and hold this key again. Note: Do not remove the battery from the phone without unplugging the adapter first. Otherwise, the phone may be damaged. Voicemail server Press and hold 1 in Idle mode to access your voicemail server. Your phone displays the following status indicators on the top of the screen: Icon for more than one second to switch on the phone. 3. To switch off the phone, press and hold Your phone is in Idle mode when you are not on a call or using a menu. You must be in Idle mode to dial a phone number. Icons Out of your service area; you cannot make or receive calls except for emergency calls for more than two seconds. Roaming network 2. Select Phone settings → Language. Call ringer set to vibrate 3. Select a language. Silent mode Text and graphics Call diverting feature active Phonebook Soft key function indicators 4. Press the OK soft key. Changing a ringtone for calls 1. In Idle mode, press the Menu soft key. Making a call 2. Select Sound settings → Ringtone. 1. In Idle mode, enter an area code and phone number, and press New voicemail message 2. When you want to end the call, press Using the menus 1. In Idle mode, press to answer a . 2. Press Up or Down to scroll to the number you want. 3. Press to dial the number. Menu map In Idle mode, press the Menu soft key to enter the main menu. Labels at the bottom corners of the display show the current soft key functions. Press the left soft key ( ) or right soft key ( ) to perform the function indicated. To select or modify a menu or feature: 1. In Idle mode, press the Menu soft key. 2. Press the Navigation keys to reach a desired menu and then press the Select soft key or . 3. If the menu contains any submenus, locate the one you want by to pressing the Navigation keys. Press the Select soft key or enter the submenu. If the selected menu contains additional submenus, repeat this step. To exit the menu without changing the menu settings, press this key. Use the 4-way navigation keys ( ) as shortcuts to access your favourite menus. 1. 2. 3. 4. 3. Select a ringtone. Redialling recent numbers 1. When the phone rings, press the Accept soft key or call. To return to the previous menu level, press the soft key or C. . . Answering a call Battery power level 1. In Idle mode, press the Menu soft key. 3. Press Up or Down to adjust the volume level. New text message Alarm set . 2. Select Sound settings → Ring volume. Changing the display language 1. In Idle mode, press the Menu soft key. GPRS network 2. When you want to end the call, press . Adjusting the volume Call in progress Display Alphanumeric keys To reject the call, press the Reject soft key or 2. Press the Yes soft key and set the time and date settings by the following onscreen instructions. Description Received signal strength Menu 1. Press and hold Silent mode key X Silent mode Cancel/Clear key Deletes characters from the display. Returns the display to the previous menu level. Switching on or off the phone Silent mode Power/End key Turns the phone on or off when pressed and held. Also, ends a call. Voicemail server key X Voicemail server Printed in Korea Code No.: GH68-13788A English (SEA). 02/2007. Rev.1.0 World Wide Web http://www.samsungmobile.com 4-way navigation keys In Menu mode, scroll through menu options. In Idle mode, access your favourite menus directly. Soft keys Perform functions indicated by the text above the key. In Idle mode, press the Menu soft key. Select Phone settings → Shortcut. Select a key. Select a menu to be assigned to the key. 4. Press the Navigation keys to find the setting of your choice. 5. Press the Select soft key or to confirm your chosen setting. Shortcut numbers You can quickly access the menu you want by using shortcut numbers. The shortcut number displays in front of the menu name in Menu mode. 1. SIM AT* 2. Call records 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 Missed calls Received calls Dialled calls Delete all Call time Call cost* 3. Network services 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 Call diverting Call barring Call waiting Network selection Caller ID Closed user group 4. Sound settings 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.9 Ringtone Ring volume Alert type Keypad tone Keypad volume Message tone Alert on call Folder tone Extra tones 5. Messages 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7 5.8 5.9 Inbox Outbox Write new Templates Settings Delete all Memory status Voice mail Broadcast 6. Funbox 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 WAP browser Sounds Images Delete all Memory status 7. Organiser 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.6 7.7 Alarm Calendar Time & Date Calculator To do list Voice memo Currency exchange 8. Phonebook 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 8.6 8.7 8.8 8.9 8.0 Search New entry Group search Edit group Speed dial Delete all Copy all to Move all to Memory status SDN* 9. Phone settings 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.5 9.6 9.7 9.8 Display settings Greeting message Own number Language Security Extra settings Shortcut Reset settings *Shows only if supported by your SIM card. Entering text Press the keys labelled with the character you want: Changing the text input mode : T9 mode • : ABC mode • : Number mode Quick feature reference 1. In Idle mode, press the Menu soft key. - once for the first character In a text input field, press the right soft key and select the language mode you want. • Sending an SMS message ABC mode This section provides brief explanations of features on your phone. 2. Select Messages → Write new. Feature Description Select - and so on. 3. Enter the message text. Use the SIM service Menu > SIM AT For example, press 2 three times to enter “C” and 5 two times to enter “K.” 4. Press the Options soft key and add items using the following options: Use a variety of additional services offered by your service provider. View recent calls View the most recent calls you have dialled, received, or missed. Menu > Call records > Missed calls, Received calls, Dialled calls Delete recent calls Delete the call logs in each call type, or all logs at once. Menu > Call records > Delete all Call time display View the duration of recent calls you have dialled and received. Also reset the time counter. Menu > Call records > Call time Call cost display View the cost of your calls. Menu > Call records > Call cost Network services Access network services offered by your service provider. Menu > Network services Select ringtone and volume Select a ringtone for incoming calls, or a volume level. Menu > Sound settings > Ringtone or Ring volume - twice for the second character • Add objects: add sounds, images, or animated images. Number mode • Add templates: add text templates. • None: Symbol mode Press the keys corresponding to the digits you want. T9 mode Symbol mode 1. Press 2 to 9 to start entering a word. Press each key once for one letter. Press the number keys corresponding to the symbol you want and press the OK soft key. You can press Up or Down to display more symbols. 5. Press the Options soft key and select Send only, Save and send, or Save only. Tips for entering text 6. If you select Save and send or Save only, select a memory location. • To move the cursor, press the Navigation keys. 7. Enter a destination number and press the OK soft key. Example: To enter “Hello” in T9 mode, press 4, 3, 5, 5, and 6. T9 predicts the word that you are typing, and it may change with each key that you press. 2. Enter the whole word before editing or deleting characters. 3. When the word displays correctly, go to step 4. Otherwise, press 0 to display alternative word choices for the keys that you have pressed. For example, Of and Me use 6 and 3. 4. Press • Add bookmark: add bookmark items. • To delete characters one by one, press C. To clear the display, press and hold C. • To insert a space between characters, press . • To change case in T9 mode or ABC mode, press to insert a space and enter the next word. • Add phonebook: add Phonebook contacts. . • To enter punctuation marks in T9 mode or ABC mode, press 1. Feature Description Select Feature Description Select Feature Description Select Feature Description Select Alert type Select an alert type for the call ringer. Menu > Sound settings > Alert type Send SMS messages Create and send messages to other mobile phones. Menu > Messages > Write new Delete all media files Delete sounds or images in each media box, or all media files at once. Menu > Funbox > Delete all Find a contact Search for contacts in Phonebook. Menu > Phonebook > Search Select key tone Select a tone which the phone sounds when you press a key. Menu > Sound settings > Keypad tone Message templates Preset templates of frequently used messages. Menu > Messages > Templates Funbox memory status Check the amount of memory in use for sounds and images. Menu > Funbox > Memory status Add a new contact Add a new contact to Phonebook. Menu > Phonebook > New entry Search group Select key volume Adjust the key volume. Menu > Sound settings > Keypad volume Messaging options Set options for using messaging services. Menu > Messages > Settings Alarm Set an alarm to sound at a specific time. Menu > Organiser > Alarm Search for Phonebook contacts in caller groups. Menu > Phonebook > Group search Select message tone Select the alert ringtone for incoming SMS and broadcast messages. Menu > Sound settings > Message tone Delete messages Delete messages in each message box, or all messages at once. Menu > Messages > Delete all Calendar Keep track of daily or monthly schedules. Menu > Organiser > Calendar Change properties of a caller group Select a ringtone and image for incoming calls and messages from members of a group. Also change the group name. Menu > Phonebook > Edit group Speed dial Alert on call Set the phone to alert you when you receive a new message or when the time for an alarm comes during a call. Menu > Sound settings > Alert on call Message memory status Check memory information for messages. Menu > Messages > Memory status Time and date Set the current time and date manually. Menu > Organiser > Time & Date Assign speed dial numbers (2 to 9) for eight of your most frequently dialled numbers. Menu > Phonebook > Speed dial Folder tone Select the phone that the phone sounds when you open or close the phone. Menu > Sound settings > Folder tone Voicemail Access your voicemail server and listen to messages on the network. Menu > Messages > Voice mail Calculator Perform basic arithmetic functions. Menu > Organiser > Calculator Delete Phonebook contacts Delete all Phonebook contacts stored in the phone’s memory, on the SIM card, or both. Menu > Phonebook > Delete all Set additional tones for the phone. Menu > Sound settings > Extra tones Broadcast message Change settings for the service and access broadcast messages. Menu > Messages > Broadcast Task list Create a list of tasks and assign a deadline to each task. Menu > Organiser > To do list Copy or move all phonebook to SIM or Phone. Extra tones Copy or move all to SIM or Phone Menu > Phonebook > Copy all to, Move all to Web browser Launch and configure the web browser. Menu > Funbox > WAP browser Voice memo Record voice memos and listen to them. Menu > Organiser > Voice memo Phonebook memory status View the total number of Phonebook contacts in the phone’s memory or on the SIM card. Menu > Phonebook > Memory status Access media files Access sounds or images in your phone’s memory. Menu > Funbox > Sounds, Images Currency converter Do currency conversions. Menu > Organiser > Currency exchange Read SMS messages Read received or sent messages. Menu > Messages > Inbox or Outbox Feature Description Select Feature Description Select SDN (Service Dialling Numbers) Access the list of service numbers assigned by your service provider. (Shows only if supported by your SIM card.) Menu > Phonebook > SDN Extra settings Set the automatic redialling feature or the answering method. Menu > Phone settings > Extra settings Display settings Change settings for the display and backlight. Menu > Phone settings > Display settings Menu shortcuts Set the Navigation keys as shortcuts to access your favourite menus directly. Menu > Phone settings > Shortcut Greeting message Enter the greeting message to be displayed when the phone is switched on. Menu > Phone settings > Greeting message Reset the phone Reset the phone to the factory default settings. Menu > Phone settings > Reset settings Check your own phone numbers Check your phone numbers or assign a name to them. Menu > Phone settings > Own number Display language Select a language to be used for the display text. Menu > Phone settings > Language Security Protect the phone against unauthorised use. Menu > Phone settings > Security Mobile Tracker Track your phone when it is stolen or lost. When someone tries to use your phone with other SIM card, the phone will automatically send the preset tracking message to your family or friends. Menu > Phone settings > Security > Mobile Tracker Important safety precautions Interference All wireless phones may be subject to interference, which could affect their performance. Special regulations Follow any special regulations in force in any area and always switch off your phone whenever it is forbidden to use it. Water resistance Your phone is not water-resistant. Keep it dry. Sensible use Use only in the normal position (held to the ear). Avoid unnecessary contact with the antenna when the phone is switched on. Emergency calls Key in the emergency number for your present location, then press the call until given permission to do so. . Do not end Read these guidelines before using your wireless phone. Failure to comply with them may be dangerous or illegal. Small children and your phone Keep the phone and all its parts including accessories out of reach of small children. Drive safely at all times Do not use a hand-held phone while driving; park the vehicle first. Accessories and batteries Use only Samsung-approved batteries and accessories, such as headsets and PC data cables. Use of any unauthorised accessories could damage your phone and may be dangerous. Switching off when refuelling Do not use the phone at a refuelling point (service station) or near fuels or chemicals. Switching off in an aircraft Wireless phones can cause interference. Using them in an aircraft is both illegal and dangerous. Switching off near all medical equipment Hospitals and health care facilities may be using equipment that could be sensitive to external RF energy. Follow any regulations or rules in force. CAUTION Risk of explosion if a battery is replaced by an incorrect type. Dispose used batteries according to the instructions. At very high volume, prolonged listening to a headset can damage your hearing. Qualified service Only qualified service personnel may repair your phone. SAR information Your wireless phone is a radio transmitter and receiver. It is designed and manufactured not to exceed the emission limits for exposure to radio frequency (RF) energy set by the European Union (EU) Council. These limits are part of comprehensive guidelines and establish permitted levels of RF energy for the general population. The guidelines are based on the safety standards that were developed by independent scientific organisations through periodic and thorough evaluation of scientific studies. The standards include a substantial safety margin designed to assure the safety of all persons, regardless of age and health. The exposure standard for wireless phones employs a unit of measurement known as Specific Absorption Rate (SAR). The SAR limit set by the EU Council is 2.0W/kg. The highest SAR value for this model phone was 0.758 W/kg.