Samsung | SGH-A800 | Samsung SGH-A800 User Manual

DUAL BAND
GSM TELEPHONE
SGH-A800
OWNER’S MANUAL
ELECTRONICS
World Wide Web
www.samsungmobile.com
Printed in Korea
Code No.: GH68-03213A
English. 10/2002. Rev.1.0
Contents
Important Safety Precautions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Unpacking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Your Phone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Phone Layout . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Display . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Backlight . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Service Light . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Getting Started . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Inserting/Removing the SIM Card . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Installing/Removing/Charging the Battery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Switching the Phone On/Off . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Call Functions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23
Making a Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Ending a Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Answering a Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Rejecting a Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Adjusting the Volume . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Accessing Options During a Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Using the Ear-Microphone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Selecting Functions and Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35
The information in this manual is believed to be correct at
the time of printing; Samsung reserves the right, however,
to change or modify any of the specifications
without notice. Some of the contents in this manual may
differ from your phone, depending on the software
installed, your SIM card or your service provider.
Entering Text . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Changing the Text Input Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Using the T9 Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Using the ABC Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Using the Symbolic Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Using the Number Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Contents (continued)
Phonebook . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45
Sound Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 81
Creating a Phonebook Entry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Searching for and Dialling a Number in the Phonebook . . . . . .
Using the Phonebook Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Speed-Dialling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Voice-Dialling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Dialling a Number Stored in Your SIM Card . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Editing Group Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Using Other Phonebook Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Incoming Calls (Menu 4-1) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Messages (Menu 4-2) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Voice Guide Volume (Menu 4-3) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Connection Tone (Menu 4-4) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Key Tone (Menu 4-5) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Minute Minder (Menu 4-6) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Quiet Mode (Menu 4-7) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Using the Menus . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58
Greeting Message (Menu 5-1) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Display (Menu 5-2) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Service Light (Menu 5-3) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Language (Menu 5-4) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Security (Menu 5-5) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Quick Menu (Menu 5-6) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Auto Redial (Menu 5-7) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Active Folder (Menu 5-8) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Side Key (Menu 5-9) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Reset Settings (Menu 5-0) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
List of Menu Functions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Messages . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63
Inbox (Menu 1-1) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Outbox (Menu 1-2) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
New Message (Menu 1-3) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Voice Mail (Menu 1-4) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Chatting (Menu 1-5) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Preset Messages (Menu 1-6) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Settings (Menu 1-7) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Delete All (Menu 1-8) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Broadcast (Menu 1-9) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Call Records . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 74
Missed Calls (Menu 2-1) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Received Calls (Menu 2-2) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Dialled Calls (Menu 2-3) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Call Times (Menu 2-4) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Call Costs (Menu 2-5) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Voice Functions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77
Voice Dial (Menu 3-1) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Voice Command (Menu 3-2) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Voice Memo (Menu 3-3) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Phone Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 85
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Organiser . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93
New Memo (Menu 6-1) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Calendar (Menu 6-2) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
To-Do List (Menu 6-3) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Clock (Menu 6-4) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Alarm (Menu 6-5) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Calculator (Menu 6-6) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Conversion (Menu 6-7) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Timer (Menu 6-8) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Stopwatch (Menu 6-9) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Important Safety
Precautions
Contents (continued)
Network Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 107
Call Diverting (Menu 7-1) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Call Barring (Menu 7-2) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Call Waiting (Menu 7-3) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Network Selection (Menu 7-4) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Caller ID (Menu 7-5) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Active Line (Menu 7-6) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Closed User Group (CUG) (Menu 7-7) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Fun Box . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117
WWW Browser (Menu 8-1) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117
Games (Menu 8-2) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 124
Media Box (Menu 8-3) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127
Additional Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 128
Read these guidelines before using your wireless
phone. Failure to comply with them may be
dangerous or illegal. For more detailed safety
information, see “Health and Safety Information” on
page 135.
Road Safety at All Times
Do not use a hand-held phone while driving; park the
vehicle first.
Switching Off When Refuelling
Do not use the phone at a refuelling point (service
station) or near fuels or chemicals.
ALS (Alternate Line Service) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 128
Solving Problems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 130
Reference Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 133
Access Codes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 133
Health and Safety Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 135
Glossary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 148
Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151
Quick Reference Card . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 155
Switching Off in Aircraft
Wireless phones can cause interference. Using them
in aircraft is both illegal and dangerous.
Switching Off in Hospitals
Switch off your phone near medical equipment.
Follow any regulations or rules in force.
Interference
All wireless phones may be subject to interference,
which may affect their performance.
Special Regulations
Meet any special regulations in force in any area and
always switch off your phone whenever it is
forbidden to use it, or when it may cause
interference or danger (in a hospital for example).
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Important Safety Precautions
Unpacking
Radio Frequency Exposure
The design of this phone complies with European
Union (EU) requirements relating to radio frequency
(RF) exposure. To maintain compliance with these
requirements, use only Samsung-supplied or
approved accessories. Use of non-approved
accessories may violate the requirements.
Sensible Use
Use only in the normal position (held to the ear).
Avoid unnecessary contact with the antenna when
the phone is switched on.
Accessories and Batteries
Use only Samsung-approved accessories and
batteries.
Your package contains the following items.
Phone
Travel Adapter
Battery
Ear-Microphone
Owner’s Manual
Hand Strap
Qualified Service
Only qualified service personnel may install or repair
your phone.
In addition, you can obtain the following accessories
for your phone from your local Samsung dealer:
• Battery charger *
• Hands-free car kit
• Cigarette lighter adapter • Data kit
Note: A rubber dust cover is fitted over the connector
on the bottom of the phone, to protect it during
shipment. When unpacking the phone, remove
the dust cover and dispose of it, along with any
other unwanted packaging.
* Depending on the country, this accessory may be supplied in the
package.
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Your Phone
Your Phone
Closed Vi e w
Phone Layout
Antenna
The following illustrations show the main elements
of your phone.
Ear-microphone
jack
External display
Open Vi e w
Earpiece
Key
Display
WAP Brower
key
Navigation
keys
Volume key
Soft key (left)
Dial/menu
confirmation
key
Alphanumeric
keys
Interface
connector
(on the bottom)
Service light
Folder
Cancel/
correction key
Soft key (right)
Power on/off /
menu exit key
Special
function keys
Microphone
Description
Perform the functions indicated by the text
above them (on the bottom line of the
(soft keys)
display).
In the menu facility, scroll through the
menu options and phonebook memory.
In idle mode, allow you to access your
favourite menu options directly. For further
details, see the Navigation option in the
Quick menu on page 90.
In idle mode, launches the WAP Browser
directly.
Deletes characters from the display.
When held down, quickly accesses the
New Memo feature.
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Your Phone
Key
Description
Your Phone
(continued)
Makes or answers a call.
In idle mode, recalls the last number dialled.
In the menu facility, selects a menu
function or stores information that you have
entered (such as a name) in the phone or
SIM memory.
Display
Display Layout
The display comprises three areas.
Icons
Ends a call.
When held down, switches the phone on
and off.
In the menu facility, cancels your input and
returns to the previous menu level.
Text and
graphic area
~
When held down in idle mode, accesses
your voice mail.
Enters numbers, letters and some special
characters.
Used for various purposes in different
functions.
When held down while entering a number,
the
key enters a pause.
key
When held down in idle mode, the
enters/exits the quiet mode.
(on the side of the phone)
During a call, adjust the earpiece volume.
In idle mode with the phone open, adjust the
key volume.
When held down in idle mode with the phone
closed, turn on the external display backlight.
When held down while receiving an
incoming call with the phone closed, reject
the call or silence the ring tone; see page 92.
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Soft keys
Area
Description
First line
Displays various icons (see page 14).
Middle lines
Display messages, instructions and
any information that you enter
(number to be dialled, for example).
Last line
Shows the functions currently
assigned to the two soft keys.
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Your Phone
Icons
Your Phone
External Display
Shows the received signal strength. The
greater the number of bars, the stronger
the signal.
Your phone has an external display on the cover. It
indicates that you have an incoming call or message,
and notifies you at the specified time when you set
an alarm.
Appears when a call is in progress.
When you hold down one of the volume keys or the
button on the ear-microphone connected to the phone
in idle mode with the phone closed, the external
display backlight illuminates.
Appears when the Call Diverting feature
is activated.
Appears when a new text message has
been received.
Appears when a new voice mail message
has been received.
Appears when you set the alarm.
Appears when you set the Alert type
menu option, so that the phone vibrates
when you receive a call; for further details,
see page 82.
Backlight
The display and keypad are illuminated by a backlight.
When you press any key, the backlight illuminates. It
turns off if no key is pressed within a given period of
time, depending on the Backlight menu option. The
backlight remains on at all times when the phone is
connected to an optional car kit.
To specify the length of time for which the backlight
is active, set the Backlight menu option; see
page 87 for further details.
Appears when the quiet mode is active.
Shows the level of your battery. The more
bars you see, the more power you have
left.
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Your Phone
Getting Started
Service Light
Inserting/Removing the SIM Card
The service light is below the external display on the
folder. It flashes when services are available on the
phone.
When you subscribe to a cellular network, you are
provided with a SIM card loaded with your
subscription details, such as your PIN, any optional
services available and so on.
To change the colour of the light or turn it off, set the
Service light menu option; see page 87 for further
details.
Service light
• Keep all miniature SIM cards out of the reach of
small children.
• The SIM card and its contacts can easily be
damaged by scratches or bending, so be careful
when handling, inserting or removing the card.
• When installing the SIM card, always make sure
that the phone is switched off before you remove
the battery.
Inserting the SIM Card
1. If necessary, remove the battery by referring to
page 19.
2. Insert and slide the SIM card under the two tabs,
ensuring that the notched corner is top left and
the gold contacts of the card face into the phone.
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Getting Started
Getting Started
Removing the SIM Card
Installing the Battery
To remove the SIM card, slide the card out of the
holder, as shown.
1. Insert the teeth on the bottom of the battery into
the corresponding slots on the phone.
2. Push the battery against the back of the phone
until it clicks into place.
Make sure that the battery is properly installed
before switching the phone on.
Installing/Removing/Charging the
Battery
Removing the Battery
Your phone is powered by a rechargeable Li-ion
battery. Use only approved batteries and chargers.
Ask your local Samsung dealer for further details.
1. If necessary, switch off the phone by pressing and
holding down the
key until the power-off
animation is displayed.
Note: You must fully charge the battery before using
your phone for the first time. A discharged
standard battery is fully recharged in
approximately 120 minutes.
2. To remove the battery, push the catch above the
battery on the back of the phone and hold it in this
position. Lift the battery away from the phone.
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Getting Started
Getting Started
Charging the Battery Using the Travel Adapter
Charging the Battery Using the Battery Charger
Note: The phone can be used while the battery is
being charged, but this will cause the phone
to charge more slowly.
1. Plug the travel adapter connector into the bottom of
the battery charger.
1. Plug the travel adapter connector into the bottom
of the phone. Check that the arrow on the
connector is facing towards the front of the phone.
2. Insert the teeth on the bottom of the battery into
the slot on the battery charger and push the battery
against the battery charger until it clicks into place.
3. Plug the travel adapter into a standard AC wall
outlet.
2. Connect the adapter to a standard AC wall outlet.
A progress bar appears on the main and external
displays. While charging, the battery icon in the
top right-hand corner of the main display repeatedly fills to show that the battery is charging.
3. When charging is finished, disconnect the adapter
from the power outlet and from the phone by
pressing the grey tabs on both sides of the
connector and pulling the connector out.
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The LED indicates the status of the battery being
charged.
Red: the battery is charging.
Green: the battery is fully charged.
Orange: the battery is not seated correctly in the
charger or the adapter is not plugged in correctly.
Check the battery and adapter.
4. Ensure that the travel adapter has been disconnected either from the charger or the wall outlet
before removing the battery. To remove the battery,
push and hold the catch above the battery and lift
the battery away.
Low Battery Indicator
When the battery is weak and only a few minutes of
talk time remain, the battery sensor informs you in the
following ways: an empty battery icon flashes (
),
you will hear a warning tone and a message will be
repeated at regular intervals on the display. When the
battery becomes too weak for the phone to operate, it
switches off automatically.
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Getting Started
Call Functions
Switching the Phone On/Off
1. Open the phone.
2. Hold down the
switches on.
Using the Number Keypad
key until the phone
3. If the phone asks for a PIN, key in the PIN and
press the left soft key ( ). For further details,
see page 133.
The phone searches for your network and when it
finds it, the current date and time appear on the
main and external displays. Now, you can make or
receive a call.
Note: The display language is determined by the
SIM card inserted. To change the language,
use the Language menu option; for further
details, refer to page 87.
4. When you wish to switch the phone off, hold
down the
key until the power-off animation
is displayed.
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Making a Call
When the idle screen is displayed, key in the area
code and phone number, and press the
key.
Note: If you have set the Auto redial option to On (see
page 91), the number is redialled automatically
up to ten times if the person you called does not
answer or the line is busy.
Correcting the Number
To clear...
Then...
The last digit
displayed
Press the
Any other digit
in the number
Press the or key until the
cursor ( ❘ ) is immediately to
the right of the digit to be
cleared and press the
key.
You can also insert a missing
digit simply by pressing the
appropriate key.
The whole display
Hold down the
key for
more than one second.
key.
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Call Functions
Call Functions
Making an International Call
2. Press the
1. Press and hold down the
key for the
international prefix. The + character appears.
2. Key in the country code, area code and phone
number and press the
key.
key.
The call log is listed with the following icons:
for dialled calls
for received calls
for missed calls
3. Use the
and
keys to scroll through the list
until the required number is highlighted.
Making a Call from the Phonebook
4. To dial the number, press the
You can store the names and phone numbers called
regularly in the SIM card and phone memories,
which are jointly called the phonebook. You then do
not need to remember all your numbers; simply
select the required name to recall the associated
number. For further details on the Phonebook feature,
refer to page 45.
To view each call record, refer to “Call Records” on
page 74.
Redialling the Last Number
To redial the last number, press the
key twice.
Using the Call Log
key.
Viewing Missed Calls
If you have a subscription that includes the Caller Line
Identification (CLI) feature and you are unable to
answer a call for any reason, you can find out who was
calling you and then call the person back, if necessary.
The number of missed calls is displayed on the idle
screen immediately after a call was missed.
To view the missed call immediately, proceed as
follows.
The phone chronologically stores up to 30 calls
dialled, received or missed. The last call is saved in
first position. If the same number occurs more than
once, only the latest occurrence is saved.
1. If the phone is closed, open it.
To recall any of these numbers, proceed as follows.
3. To call the number displayed, press the
1. If you have typed any characters on the display,
press the
key to return to the idle mode.
To use the missed call options, refer to “Missed Calls”
on page 74.
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2. Press the
soft key.
Information corresponding to the most recently
missed call is displayed.
key.
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Call Functions
Call Functions
Speed-Dialling from the Phonebook
2. End the call by closing the phone or pressing
the
key.
Once you have stored numbers in the phonebook, you
can dial a number simply by pressing one or two
keys. For further details, see page 51.
Note: You can answer a call while using the
phonebook or menu features. The current
operation is cancelled.
Voice Dialling
Rejecting a Call
If you have set the Active folder option to Voice
dial (see page 91), your phone also allows you to say
a name when you open the phone. It then automatically dials the number stored with that name. For
further details on the Voice Dialling feature, refer to
page 77.
Ending a Call
When you have finished your call, briefly press
the
key or close the phone.
Answering a Call
To reject an incoming call, press the
key.
If the phone is closed and the Side key option is set
to Reject, you can hold down one of the volume keys
on the left side of the phone; see page 92.
Adjusting the Volume
During a call, if you wish to adjust the earpiece volume,
use the volume keys on the left side of the phone.
Press the
key to increase and the
decrease the volume.
key to
When somebody calls you, the phone rings and the
phone icon in the middle of the screen flashes.
If the caller can be identified, the caller’s phone
number or name, if stored in your phonebook, is
displayed. If the incoming call is a restricted number,
the display shows Anonymous; if it is unknown, it
shows Unknown.
1. To answer a call, open the phone. If it is already
open, press the
key.
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In idle mode with the phone open, you can adjust the
key volume using the
and
keys.
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Call Functions
Call Functions
If you hold down one of these keys while receiving an
incoming call, the call is rejected or the ring tone is
silenced, depending on the setting of the Side key
menu option; for further details, see page 92.
Accessing Options During a Call
To place a call on hold, simply press the Hold soft
key. You can reactivate the call whenever you want,
by pressing the Retrieve soft key.
To make a call while you have a call in progress,
proceed as follows.
1. Key in the phone number that you wish to dial or
look it up in the phonebook.
Your phone provides a number of control functions that
you can use during a call.
2. Press the
key to dial the second call.
The first call is automatically put on hold.
Switching the Microphone Off (Mute)
Or alternatively, proceed as follows.
You can temporarily switch your phone’s microphone
off, so that the other party cannot hear you.
1. Put the current call on hold by pressing the Hold
soft key.
Example: You wish to say something to another person
in the room but do not want the calling party
to hear you.
2. Make the second call in the normal way.
To switch the microphone off temporarily, press
the
key during a call.
The Mute icon ( ) appears on the bottom line of the
display and your correspondent can no longer hear you.
To switch the microphone back on, press the
again. The Mute icon disappears.
key
Putting a Call on Hold
To swap between the two calls, simply press the
or key.
The current call is placed on hold and the call on
hold is reactivated so that you can continue
conversing with the other party.
To end the call on hold, press the
select the End held call option.
soft key and
When you have finished, end each call normally by
pressing the
key.
You can place the current call on hold whenever you
want. You can make another call while you have a call
in progress if this service is supported by the network.
Of these two calls, one is active and the other is on
hold and you can swap between the calls.
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Call Functions
Call Functions
Using the Scratchpad
Your phone has a convenient feature for entering a
phone number during a call as if it were a note pad.
While using this feature, the key tones are automatically muted to avoid disturbing your conversation.
2. To switch between the two calls, press the
To end a held call, press the
the End held call option.
or
key.
soft key and select
To use the Scratchpad feature, proceed as follows.
3. To end the current call, press the
key.
Any held calls will automatically be reconnected to
you.
1. Press the
option.
Searching for a Number in the Phonebook
soft key and select the Scratchpad
2. Enter the number using the number keypad.
When you end the call, the number remains on the
display.
3. Press the Save soft key to save the number in your
phonebook; for further details, refer to page 45.
Answering a Second Call
You can search for a number in the phonebook during a
call.
1. Press the
soft key.
2. If necessary, press the
or
key to highlight
the Phonebook option. Press the
soft key.
3. Select the Find name option and press the
key.
soft
The phonebook entries are listed.
You can answer an incoming call while you have a
call in progress, if this service is supported by the
network and you have activated the Call waiting
option (see page 111). You will be notified of an
incoming call by a call waiting tone.
4. Enter the first few letters of the name that you want
to find.
To answer a call while you have a call in progress,
proceed as follows.
The phonebook entries are listed, starting with the
first entry matching your input. This entry is also
highlighted.
1. Press the
key to answer the incoming call.
The first call is automatically put on hold.
Note: You can also scroll through the phonebook
from the beginning, by pressing the
and
keys.
5. To view the highlighted entry, press the
soft key.
For a more detailed description of the Phonebook
feature, refer to page 45.
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Call Functions
Call Functions
Using the SMS Service
You can read a newly received message or write a
new message during a call.
1. Press the
soft key.
2. Press the
or
option. Press the
key to highlight the SMS
soft key.
3. To read a received message, select the Inbox
option, followed by the message that you wish to
read.
To write a new message, select the N e w
message option.
For detailed information on the SMS feature, refer
to page 63.
Making a Multiparty Call
A multiparty call is a network service that allows
up to six people to take part simultaneously in a
multiparty or conference call. For more information,
contact your service provider.
Setting up the Multiparty Call
1. Call the first participant in the normal way.
2. Call the second participant in the normal way.
The first call is automatically put on hold.
3. To join the first participant to the multiparty call,
press the Join soft key.
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4. To add a new person to the multiparty call, call the
person in the normal way. Then press the Join soft
key.
You can add incoming callers by answering the call
and pressing the Join soft key. Repeat as needed.
Having a Private Conversation With One
P a rticipant
1. Press the
participant.
or
key to highlight the required
2. Press the
soft key and select the Split option.
Now you can talk privately with that person. The
other participants can continue to converse with
each other.
3. To return to the multiparty call, press the Join soft
key.
All the multiparty call participants can now hear
each other.
Removing One Participant
1. Press the
participant.
or
key to highlight the required
2. Press the
option.
soft key and select the Remove
The call is ended with that participant, but you can
continue to talk with the other participants.
3. End the multiparty call by closing the phone or
pressing the
key.
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Call Functions
Using the Ear-Microphone
Selecting Functions
and Options
With the ear-microphone supplied with your phone,
you can make or answer a call without holding the
phone. When you connect the ear-microphone to the
jack at the top of the phone, the button on the earmicrophone will operate as listed below.
Your phone offers a set of functions that allow you to
customise your phone. These functions are arranged
in menus and sub-menus, accessed via the two soft
keys marked
and . Each menu and sub-menu
allows you to view and alter the settings of a
particular function.
To...
Then press the button...
Redial the last call
Twice in idle mode.
The roles of the soft keys vary according to the current
context; the labels or icons on the bottom line of the
display just above the keys indicate their current roles.
Answer a call
When you receive the call.
End a call
When you have finished the
call.
Note: You can use the voice dialling or voice
command features by pressing the button, if
the Active folder menu option is set to Voice
dial or Voice command. For further details,
refer to page 91.
Example:
Service Provider
Sun 16 Jan 9:50
Press the left soft key
to access the menu
functions.
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Press the right soft key
to access the
Phonebook feature.
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Selecting Functions and Options
Entering Text
To view the various functions/options available and
select the one required, proceed as follows.
1. Press the appropriate soft key.
When storing a name in the phonebook, creating
your personal greeting or scheduling events in your
calendar, you will need to enter text.
2. To...
You are provided with the following text input
modes.
Press the...
Select the:
• Function displayed
or
• Option highlighted
Left soft key (
View the next function
or highlight the next
option in a list
key.
Move back to the
previous function
or option in a list
key.
).
• T9 Mode
This mode allows you to enter words with only one
keystroke per letter. Each key on the keypad has
more than one letter – when you press the
key once, J, K or L may be displayed. The T9 mode
automatically compares your keystrokes with an
internal linguistic dictiona
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