Samsung | GT-S5233S | Samsung Star NXT S5233S User Manual

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Some of the contents in this manual may differ from your phone depending on the software of the phone or your
service provider.
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Printed in Korea
Code No.:GH68-23643A
English (SWA). 06/2011. Rev. 2.2
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GT-S5233S
user manual
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Instructional icons
using this
manual
Before you start, familiarise yourself with the icons
you will see in this manual:
Warning—situations that could cause
injury to yourself or others
This user manual has been specially
designed to guide you through the functions and
features of your mobile phone. To get started quickly,
refer to “introducing your mobile phone,”
“assembling and preparing your mobile phone,”
and “using basic functions.”
Caution—situations that could cause
damage to your phone or other equipment
Note—notes, usage tips, or additional
information
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Refer to—pages with related information;
for example:  p.12 (represents “see page
12”)
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Copyright information
→
]
Square brackets—phone keys; for
example: [
] (represents the Power/Menu
exit key)
Rights to all technologies and products that
comprise this device are the property of their
respective owners:
• Bluetooth® is a registered trademark of the
Bluetooth SIG, Inc. worldwide.
Bluetooth QD ID: B015178.
• Java™ is a trademark of Sun Microsystems, Inc.
• Windows Media Player® is a registered trademark
of Microsoft Corporation.
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using this manual
[
Followed by—the order of options or
menus you must select to perform a step;
for example: In Menu mode, select
Messages → Create message (represents
Messages, followed by Create message)
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safety and usage information .................. 1
contents
Safety warnings .......................................... 1
Safety precautions ...................................... 3
Important usage information ....................... 6
introducing your mobile phone ............. 11
Unpack ..................................................... 11
Phone layout ............................................. 12
Keys ......................................................... 13
Icons ......................................................... 13
assembling and preparing your
mobile phone .......................................... 15
Install the SIM card and battery ................. 15
Charge the battery .................................... 17
Insert a memory card (optional) ................. 18
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using advanced functions ..................... 33
Turn your phone on and off ....................... 19
Use the touch screen ................................ 20
Access menus .......................................... 21
Use widgets .............................................. 21
Access help information ............................ 22
Customise your phone .............................. 22
Use basic call functions ............................ 24
Send and view messages ......................... 25
Add and find contacts ............................... 28
Use basic camera functions ...................... 29
Listen to music ......................................... 30
Browse the web ........................................ 32
Use advanced call functions ..................... 33
Use advanced phonebook functions ......... 35
Use advanced messaging functions .......... 36
Use advanced camera functions ............... 38
Use advanced music functions ................. 41
contents
using basic functions ............................ 19
using tools and applications ................. 44
Use the Bluetooth wireless feature ............ 44
Activate and send an SOS message ......... 46
Activate the mobile tracker ........................ 47
Make fake calls ......................................... 47
Record and play voice memos .................. 48
Edit images ............................................... 49
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contents
Print images .............................................. 51
Upload photos and videos to the web ....... 51
Use Java-powered games and
applications .............................................. 53
Synchronise data ...................................... 54
Use RSS reader ........................................ 54
Create and view world clocks ................... 55
Set and use alarms ................................... 56
Use the calculator ..................................... 57
Convert currencies or measurements ........ 57
Set a countdown timer .............................. 57
Use the stopwatch .................................... 57
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Create a new task ..................................... 58
Create a text memo .................................. 58
Manage your calendar .............................. 58
troubleshooting ........................................ a
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Safety warnings
safety and
usage
information
Comply with the following precautions to avoid
dangerous or illegal situations and ensure peak
performance of your mobile phone.
Keep your phone away from small
children and pets
Keep your phone and all accessories out of the
reach of small children or animals. Small parts may
cause choking or serious injury if swallowed.
Protect your hearing
Listening to a headset at high volumes can
damage your hearing. Use only the
minimum volume setting necessary to hear
your conversation or music.
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Install mobile phones and equipment
with caution
safety and usage information
Ensure that any mobile phones or related equipment
installed in your vehicle are securely mounted. Avoid
placing your phone and accessories near or in an air
bag deployment area. Improperly installed wireless
equipment can cause serious injury when air bags
inflate rapidly.
Handle and dispose of batteries and
chargers with care
• Use only Samsung-approved batteries and
chargers specifically designed for your phone.
Incompatible batteries and chargers can cause
serious injuries or damage to your phone.
• Never dispose of batteries or phones in a fire.
Follow all local regulations when disposing used
batteries or phones.
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• Never place batteries or phones on or in heating
devices, such as microwave ovens, stoves, or
radiators. Batteries may explode when
overheated.
• Never crush or puncture the battery. Avoid
exposing the battery to high external pressure,
which can lead to an internal short circuit and
overheating.
Avoid interference with pacemakers
Maintain a minimum of 15 cm between mobile
phones and pacemakers to avoid potential
interference, as recommended by manufacturers
and the independent research group, Wireless
Technology Research. If you have any reason to
suspect that your phone is interfering with a
pacemaker or other medical device, turn off the
phone immediately and contact the manufacturer of
the pacemaker or medical device for guidance.
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Do not use the phone if the screen is
cracked or broken
Do not use your phone at refuelling points (service
stations) or near fuels or chemicals. Turn off your
phone whenever directed by warning signs or
instructions. Your phone could cause explosions or
fire in and around fuel or chemical storage and
transfer areas or blasting areas. Do not store or carry
flammable liquids, gases, or explosive materials in
the same compartment as the phone, its parts, or
accessories.
Broken glass or acrylic could cause injury to your
hand and face. Bring the phone to a Samsung
service centre to replace the screen. Damage
caused by careless handling will void your
manufacturer’s warranty.
Reduce the risk of repetitive motion
injuries
While using your phone, hold the phone with a
relaxed grip, press the keys lightly, use special
features that reduce the number of keys you have to
press (such as templates and predictive text), and
take frequent breaks.
safety and usage information
Turn off the phone in potentially
explosive environments
Safety precautions
Drive safely at all times
Avoid using your phone while driving and obey all
regulations that restrict the use of mobile phones
while driving. Use hands-free accessories to
increase your safety when possible.
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safety and usage information
Follow all safety warnings and
regulations
Turn off the phone or disable the
wireless functions when in an aircraft
Comply with any regulations that restrict the use of a
mobile phone in a certain area.
Your phone can cause interference with aircraft
equipment. Follow all airline regulations and turn off
your phone or switch to a mode that disables the
wireless functions when directed by airline
personnel.
Use only Samsung-approved
accessories
Using incompatible accessories may damage your
phone or cause injury.
Protect batteries and chargers from
damage
Turn off the phone near medical
equipment
• Avoid exposing batteries to very cold or very hot
temperatures (below 0° C/32° F or above 45° C/
113° F). Extreme temperatures can reduce the
charging capacity and life of your batteries.
• Prevent batteries from contacting metal objects,
as this can create a connection between the +
and - terminals of your batteries and lead to
temporary or permanent battery damage.
• Never use a damaged charger or battery.
Your phone can interfere with medical equipment in
hospitals or health care facilities. Follow all
regulations, posted warnings, and directions from
medical personnel.
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Handle your phone carefully and
sensibly
Avoid interference with other electronic
devices
Your phone emits radio frequency (RF) signals that
may interfere with unshielded or improperly shielded
electronic equipment, such as pacemakers, hearing
aids, medical devices, and other electronic devices
in homes or vehicles. Consult the manufacturers of
your electronic devices to solve any interference
problems you experience.
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safety and usage information
• Do not disassemble you phone due to a risk of
electric shock.
• Do not allow your phone to get wet—liquids can
cause serious damage and will change the color
of the label that indicates water damage inside the
phone. Do not handle your phone with wet
hands. Water damage to your phone can void
your manufacturer’s warranty.
• Avoid using or storing your phone in dusty, dirty
areas to prevent damage to moving parts.
• Your phone is a complex electronic device—
protect it from impacts and rough handling to
avoid serious damage.
• Do not paint your phone, as paint can clog
moving parts and prevent proper operation.
• If your phone has a camera flash or light, avoid
using it close to the eyes of children or animals.
• Your phone may be damaged by exposure to
magnetic fields. Do not use carrying cases or
accessories with magnetic closures or allow your
phone to come in contact with magnetic fields for
extended periods of time.
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Important usage information
Use your phone in the normal position
Avoid contact with your phone’s internal antenna.
safety and usage information
Allow only qualified personnel to service
your phone
Allowing unqualified personnel to service your phone
may result in damage to your phone and will void
your warranty.
Ensure maximum battery and charger
life
• Avoid charging batteries for more than a week, as
overcharging may shorten battery life.
• Over time, unused batteries will discharge and
must be recharged before use.
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• Disconnect chargers from power sources when
not in use.
• Use batteries only for their intended purpose.
Handle SIM cards and memory cards
with care
• Do not remove a card while the phone is
transferring or accessing information, as this
could result in loss of data and/or damage to the
card or phone.
• Protect cards from strong shocks, static
electricity, and electrical noise from other devices.
• Frequent writing and erasing will shorten the life
span of memory cards.
• Do not touch gold-coloured contacts or terminals
with your fingers or metal objects. If dirty, wipe the
card with a soft cloth.
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Ensure access to emergency services
Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)
certification information
Your phone conforms to European Union (EU)
standards that limit human exposure to radio
frequency (RF) energy emitted by radio and
telecommunications equipment. These standards
prevent the sale of mobile phones that exceed a
maximum exposure level (known as the Specific
Absorption Rate, or SAR) of 2.0 W/kg.
During testing, the maximum SAR recorded for this
model was 0.544 W/kg. In normal use, the actual
SAR is likely to be much lower, as the phone has
been designed to emit only the RF energy necessary
to transmit a signal to the nearest base station. By
automatically emitting lower levels when possible,
your phone reduces your overall exposure to RF
energy.
For more information about the SAR and related EU
standards, visit the Samsung mobile phone website.
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safety and usage information
Emergency calls from your phone may not be
possible in some areas or circumstances. Before
travelling in remote or undeveloped areas, plan an
alternate method of contacting emergency services
personnel.
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Correct disposal of this product
(Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment)
safety and usage information
(Applicable in the European Union and
other European countries with separate
collection systems)
This marking on the product, accessories
or literature indicates that the product and
its electronic accessories (e.g. charger, headset,
USB cable) should not be disposed of with other
household waste at the end of their working life. To
prevent possible harm to the environment or human
health from uncontrolled waste disposal, please
separate these items from other types of waste and
recycle them responsibly to promote the sustainable
reuse of material resources.
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Household users should contact either the retailer
where they purchased this product, or their local
government office, for details of where and how they
can take these items for environmentally safe
recycling.
Business users should contact their supplier and
check the terms and conditions of the purchase
contract. This product and its electronic accessories
should not be mixed with other commercial wastes
for disposal.
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Correct disposal of batteries in this
product
This marking on the battery, manual or
packaging indicates that the batteries in this product
should not be disposed of with other household
waste at the end of their working life. Where marked,
the chemical symbols Hg, Cd or Pb indicate that the
battery contains mercury, cadmium or lead above
the reference levels in EC Directive 2006/66. If
batteries are not properly disposed of, these
substances can cause harm to human health or the
environment.
To protect natural resources and to promote material
reuse, please separate batteries from other types of
waste and recycle them through your local, free
battery return system.
Some content and services accessible through this
device belong to third parties and are protected by
copyright, patent, trademark and/or other intellectual
property laws. Such content and services are
provided solely for your personal noncommercial
use. You may not use any content or services in a
manner that has not been authorized by the content
owner or service provider. Without limiting the
foregoing, unless expressly authorized by the
applicable content owner or service provider, you
may not modify, copy, republish, upload, post,
transmit, translate, sell, create derivative works,
exploit, or distribute in any manner or medium any
content or services displayed through this device.
“THIRD PARTY CONTENT AND SERVICES ARE
PROVIDED "AS IS." SAMSUNG DOES NOT
WARRANT CONTENT OR SERVICES SO
PROVIDED, EITHER EXPRESSLY OR IMPLIEDLY,
FOR ANY PURPOSE. SAMSUNG EXPRESSLY
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safety and usage information
(Applicable in the European Union and
other European countries with separate
battery return systems)
Disclaimer
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safety and usage information
DISCLAIMS ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES,
INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES
OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE. SAMSUNG DOES NOT
GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, VALIDITY,
TIMELINESS, LEGALITY, OR COMPLETENESS OF
ANY CONTENT OR SERVICE MADE AVAILABLE
THROUGH THIS DEVICE AND UNDER NO
CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE,
SHALL SAMSUNG BE LIABLE, WHETHER IN
CONTRACT OR TORT, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT,
INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL
DAMAGES, ATTORNEY FEES, EXPENSES, OR ANY
OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF, OR IN
CONNECTION WITH, ANY INFORMATION
CONTAINED IN, OR AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF
ANY CONTENT OR SERVICE BY YOU OR ANY
THIRD PARTY, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE
POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES."
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or warranty that any content or service will remain
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responsibility or liability for any interruption or
suspension of any content or service made available
through this device.
Samsung is neither responsible nor liable for
customer service related to the content and services.
Any question or request for service relating to the
content or services should be made directly to the
respective content and service providers.
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Unpack
introducing your
mobile phone
In this section, learn about your mobile phone’s
layout, keys, display, and icons.
Check your product box for the following items:
•
•
•
•
Mobile phone
Battery
Travel adapter (charger)
User manual
• The items supplied with your phone may
vary depending on the software and
accessories available in your region or
offered by your service provider. You can
purchase additional accessories from your
local Samsung dealer.
• The supplied accessories perform best for
your phone.
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Phone layout
The front of your phone includes the following keys
and features:
The rear of your phone includes the following keys
and features:
Stylus slot
and pen
introducing your mobile phone
Camera lens
Earpiece
Mirror
Volume key
Multifunction
jack
Battery cover
Hold key
Touch screen
Camera key
Internal
antenna
Power/Menu
exit key
Dial key
Back key
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Mouthpiece
You can lock the touch screen and keys to
prevent any unwanted phone operations. To
lock, press the Hold key.
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Keys
Icons
Key
Dial
In Menu mode, return to the previous
level
Turn the phone on and off (press and
Power/
hold); End a call; In Menu mode,
Menu exit return to the main menu screen or
return to Idle mode
Learn about the icons that appear on your display.
Icon
Definition
Signal strength
introducing your mobile phone
Back
Function
Make or answer a call; In Idle mode,
retrieve recently dialled, missed, or
received numbers
GPRS network connected
Transferring data via GPRS network
EDGE network connected
Transferring data via EDGE network
Voice call in progress
Volume
Adjust the phone’s volume
Hold
Lock or unlock the touch screen and
keys
Alarm activated
In Idle mode, turn on the camera; In
Camera mode, take a photo or
record a video
Browsing the web
Camera
Memory card inserted
Connected to secured web page
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Icon
Definition
Definition
introducing your mobile phone
Silent profile activated
Call diverting activated
Battery power level
Bluetooth activated
Current time
Bluetooth hands-free car kit or headset
connected
Synchronised with PC
New text message (SMS)
New multimedia message (MMS)
New email message
New voice mail message
Normal profile activated
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Icon
Roaming (outside of normal service area)
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Install the SIM card and battery
assembling and
preparing your
mobile phone
When you subscribe to a cellular service, you will
receive a Subscriber Identity Module, or SIM card,
with subscription details, such as your personal
identification number (PIN) and optional services.
To install the SIM card and battery,
1. Remove the battery cover.
Get started by assembling and setting up
your mobile phone for its first use.
If the phone is on, press and hold [
it off.
] to turn
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2. Insert the SIM card.
assembling and preparing your mobile phone
• Place the SIM card in the phone with the
gold-coloured contacts facing down.
• Without inserting a SIM card, you can use
your phone’s non-network services and
some menus.
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3. Insert the battery.
4. Replace the battery cover.
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Charge the battery
Before using the phone for the first time, you must
charge the battery.
2. Plug the small end of the travel adapter into the
multifunction jack.
With the triangle facing up
4. When the battery is fully charged (the
icon is
no longer moving), unplug the travel adapter from
the power outlet.
5. Unplug the travel adapter from the phone.
6. Close the cover to the multifunction jack.
About the low battery indicator
When your battery is low, the phone will emit a
warning tone and a low battery message. The
battery icon will also be empty and blinking. If
the battery level becomes too low, the phone
will automatically power off. Recharge your
battery to continue using your phone.
Improperly connecting the travel adapter can
cause serious damage to the phone. Any
damages by misuse are not covered by the
warranty.
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assembling and preparing your mobile phone
1. Open the cover to the multifunction jack on the
side of the phone.
3. Plug the large end of the travel adapter into a
power outlet.
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Insert a memory card (optional)
assembling and preparing your mobile phone
To store additional multimedia files, you must insert a
memory card. Your phone accepts microSD™
memory cards up to 8 GB (depending on memory
card manufacturer and type).
1. Remove the battery cover and battery.
2. Insert a memory card with the label side facing
down.
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3. Push the memory card in the memory card slot
until it locks in place.
4. Insert the battery and replace the battery cover.
To remove the memory card, remove the battery
cover and battery, and then pull the memory card
out of the memory card slot.
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Turn your phone on and off
using basic
functions
Learn how to perform basic operations and use the
main features of your mobile phone.
To turn your phone on,
1. Press and hold [
].
2. Enter your PIN and select Confirm (if necessary).
To turn your phone off, repeat step 1 above.
Switch to the offline profile
By switching to the offline profile, you can use your
phone’s non-network services in areas where
wireless devices are prohibited, such as aeroplanes
and hospitals.
To switch to the offline profile, in Menu mode, select
Settings → Phone profiles → Offline.
Follow all posted warnings and directions from
official personnel when in areas where wireless
devices are prohibited.
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Use the touch screen
Your phones touch screen lets you easily select
items or perform functions. Learn basic actions to
use the touch screen with a stylus.
using basic functions
For the optimal use of the touch screen,
remove the protection film before using your
phone.
• Tap: Touch the screen once with the stylus to
select the highlighted menu or option.
• Tap-and-hold: Tap and hold the stylus on an item
to perform.
• Drag: Tap and hold the stylus on the screen and
drag the stylus to move the scroll bar.
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To avoid scratching your phone’s screen, do
not use pens, pencils, or other sharp objects to
tap or write on the touch screen.
A special slot for storing the stylus is included on the
back of your phone.
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Access menus
Open the widget toolbar
To access your phone’s menus,
In Idle mode, select the arrow at the bottom left of
the screen to open the widget toolbar. You can
rearrange widgets on the widget toolbar or move
them to the idle screen.
1. In Idle mode, select Menu to access Menu
mode.
2. Select a menu or option.
Use widgets
Learn to use widgets on the widget toolbar.
• Some of your widgets connect to web
services. Selecting a web-based widget may
incur additional charges.
• Available widgets may vary depending on
your region or service provider.
Add the widgets to the idle screen
1. Open the widget toolbar.
2. Drag a widget from the widget toolbar to the idle
screen. You can position the widget anywhere
on the screen.
Change the widgets
1. In Menu mode, select Settings → Display and
light → Widget.
2. Select the widgets you want to include to the
widget toolbar and select Save.
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using basic functions
3. Press the Back key to move up one level; Press
[
] twice to return to Idle mode.
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Access help information
Customise your phone
Learn to access helpful information about your
phone.
Get more from your phone by customising it to
match your preferences.
1. Open the widget toolbar.
2. Select
from the widget toolbar.
using basic functions
3. Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape
view.
Adjust the volume of the key tones
In Idle mode, press [
volume.
/
] and adjust the key tone
4. Select a help topic to learn about an application
or feature.
Adjust the vibration intensity on the
touch screen
5. Scroll right or left to get more information. To
return to the previous level, select .
You can adjust the intensity of the vibration when you
tap the phone screen.
1. In Idle mode, press [
/
].
2. Select Vibration and adjust the intensity of the
vibration.
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Switch to or from the silent profile
In Idle mode, select Keypad, and tap and hold
silence or unsilence your phone.
Lock your phone
to
Change your ringtone
1. In Menu mode, select Settings → Phone
profiles.
next to a profile you want.
3. Select Voice call ringtone.
4. Select a ringtone from the list and select Save.
5. Select Save.
2. Select On under Phone lock.
3. Enter a new 4- to 8-digit password and select
Confirm.
4. Enter the new password again and select
Confirm.
The first time you access a menu that requires a
password, you will be prompted to create and
confirm a password.Samsung is not responsible
for any loss of passwords or private information
or other damages caused by illegal software.
Select a wallpaper (Idle mode)
1. In Menu mode, select Settings → Display and
light → Wallpaper.
2. Scroll left or right to an image.
3. Select Set.
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using basic functions
2. Select
1. In Menu mode, select Settings → Security.
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Use basic call functions
Answer a call
Learn to make or answer calls and use basic call
functions.
1. When a call comes in, press [
].
Make a call
2. To end the call, press [
].
You can reject incoming calls by using the auto
rejection; in Menu mode, select Settings →
Application settings → Call → All calls →
Auto reject → On. Then set up the reject list
and select numbers to reject.
1. In Idle mode, select Keypad and enter an area
code and a phone number.
Adjust the volume
During a call, your phone automatically locks
the touch screen to prevent accidental inputs.
To unlock, press the Hold key.
using basic functions
2. Tap
→ Voice call or press [
number.
3. To end the call, press [
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].
] to dial the
To adjust the volume during a call, press [
/
].
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Use the speakerphone feature
Send and view messages
1. During a call, select Speaker → Yes to activate
the speaker.
Learn to send and view text (SMS), multimedia
(MMS), and email messages.
Send a text or multimedia message
1. In Menu mode, select Messages → Create
message → Message.
2. Select Tap to add recipient → Enter manually.
Use the headset
3. Enter a destination number and select Done.
By plugging the supplied headset into the phone,
you can make and answer calls:
4. Select Tap to add text.
• To redial the last call, press the headset button,
and then press again and hold.
• To answer a call, press the headset button.
• To end a call, press the headset button.
5. Enter your message text and select Done.
 Enter text
For sending as a text message, skip to step 7.
For attaching multimedia, continue with step 6.
6. Select Add media and add an item.
7. Select Send to send the message.
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using basic functions
2. To switch back to the earpiece, select Speaker.
In noisy environment, you may have difficulty
hearing the calls while using the speakerphone
feature. For better audio performance, use the
normal phone mode.
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Send an email
Enter text
1. In Menu mode, select Messages → Create
message → Email.
With your phone’s touch screen, you can enter text
and create messages or notes.
2. Select Tap to add recipient → Enter manually.
3. Enter an email address and select Done.
using basic functions
4. Select Tap to add subject.
5. Enter a subject and select Done.
6. Select Tap to add text.
7. Enter your email text and select Done.
8. Select Add files → an item type and attach a file
(if necessary).
9. Select Send to send the message.
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Change the text input method
When you open the text input field, the virtual keypad
appears. Select the Keypad drop-down menu and
select one of the following input methods for
entering text:
•
•
•
•
Keypad
Writing full sc.
Writing box 1
Writing box 2
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Enter text using the virtual keypad
1. Change the text input method to Keypad.
Mode
ABC
T9
Function
Select the appropriate virtual key until the
character you want appears on the display.
1. Select the appropriate virtual keys to enter
an entire word.
2. When the word displays correctly, select
to insert a space. If the correct word
does not display, select an alternate word
from the list that appears.
Symbol
Function
Select the appropriate virtual key to enter a
number.
Select the appropriate virtual key to enter a
symbol.
Enter text using the handwriting full screen
1. Change the text input method to Writing full sc.
2. Write each character anywhere on the screen.
To change case or use numbers or symbols,
select Abc.
Enter text using the handwriting box1
1. Change the text input method to Writing box 1.
2. Write each character in the writing area at the
bottom of the screen.
Write numbers and symbols in the ?1 column at
the bottom right of the writing area.
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using basic functions
2. Select the appropriate virtual key to enter text.
• To change case or use numbers or symbols,
select Abc.
• To enter text in T9 mode, select T9.
You can use the following text input modes:
Mode
Number
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Enter text using the handwriting box2
Add and find contacts
1. Change the text input method to Writing box 2.
Learn the basics of using the phonebook feature.
2. Write each character in the writing area at the
bottom of the screen.
To change case or use numbers or symbols,
select Abc.
Add a new contact
1. In Idle mode, select Keypad and enter a phone
number.
using basic functions
→ Add to Phonebook → New.
View text or multimedia messages
2. Select
1. In Menu mode, select Messages → Inbox.
3. Select Phone or SIM.
2. Select a text or multimedia message.
4. Enter contact information.
5. Select Save to add the contact to memory.
View an email
1. In Menu mode, select Messages → Email
inbox.
Find a contact
2. Select an account.
2. Select the search field, enter the letter of the
name you want to find, and select Done.
You can also drag to select the first letter of the
name.
3. Select Download.
4. Select an email or a header.
5. If you selected a header, select Retrieve to view
the body of the email.
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1. In Menu mode, select Phonebook.
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3. Select the contact’s name from the search list.
Once you have found a contact, you can:
• call the contact by selecting
• edit the contact information by selecting Edit
Use basic camera functions
When you turn on the camera, the display may
appear blank due to temporary electrostatic
discharge. Try restarting the phone to solve the
problem.
Capture photos
1. In Idle mode, press the Camera key to turn on
the camera.
2. Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape
view.
• To select the colour balance of the image, select
.
• To select the time delay, select
.
• To set the brightness, select .
4. Press the Camera key to take a photo.
The photo is saved automatically.
After capturing photos, select
to view photos
quickly.
View photos
1. In Idle mode, select My files → Images → My
photos → a photo file.
2. Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape
view.
• Scroll up or down to view photos.
• Tap
→
or
to zoom in or out. Press the
Back key to exit the zoom screen.
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using basic functions
Learn the basics to capture and view photos and
videos.
3. Aim the lens at the subject and make any
adjustments.
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Capture videos
View videos
1. In Idle mode, press the Camera key to turn on
the camera.
In Idle mode, select My files → Videos → My video
clips → a video file.
2. Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape
view.
Listen to music
3. Select
to switch to Recording mode.
using basic functions
4. Aim the lens at the subject and make any
adjustments.
• To select the colour balance of the video, select
.
• To select the time delay, select
.
• To set the brightness, select .
Learn how to listen to music via the music player or
FM radio.
Listen to the FM radio
1. Plug the supplied headset into the phone’s
multifunction jack.
5. Press the Camera key to start recording.
2. In Menu mode, select Applications → FM
radio.
6. Select
or press the Camera key to stop
recording.
The video is saved automatically.
After capturing videos, select
to view videos
quickly.
3. Select Yes to start automatic tuning.
The radio scans and saves available stations
automatically.
The first time you access the FM radio, you will
be prompted to start automatic tuning.
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4. Control the FM radio using the following icons:
Icon
Function
Set your phone to re-tune frequencies for
stations
• Synchronise with Windows Media Player 11.
 p. 42
After transferring music files to your phone or
memory card,
Change the sound output
1. In Menu mode, select Music → Music player.
Tune a radio station; Select a saved radio
station (tap and hold)
2. Select a music category → a music file.
Turn off the FM radio
Listen to music files
Start by transferring files to your phone or memory
card:
• Download from the wireless web.  p. 32
• Download from a PC with the optional Samsung
PC Studio.  p. 41
• Receive via Bluetooth.  p. 45
• Copy to your memory card.  p. 41
3. Control playback using the following icons:
Icon
using basic functions
Start the FM radio
Function
Pause playback
Play playback
Skip backward; Scan backward in a file
(tap and hold)
Skip forward; Scan forward in a file (tap and
hold)
Select an equaliser type
Change the repeat mode
Activate Shuffle mode
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Browse the web
Learn to access and bookmark your favourite web
pages.
using basic functions
• You may incur additional charges for
accessing the web and downloading media.
• The browser menu may be labelled differently
depending on your service provider.
• Available icons may vary depending on your
region or service provider.
Icon
Function
Refresh the current web page
Return to the homepage
Open a list of saved bookmarks
Change the view mode
Access a list of browser options
Bookmark your favourite web pages
1. In Menu mode, select Browser → Bookmarks.
Browse web pages
2. Select Add.
1. In Menu mode, select Browser → Home to
launch your service provider’s homepage.
3. Enter a page title and a web address (URL).
2. Navigate web pages using the following icons:
Icon
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Function
Move backward or forward on a web
page
4. Select Save.
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Use advanced call functions
using advanced
functions
Learn how to perform advanced operations and use
additional features of your mobile phone.
Learn about your phone’s additional calling
capabilities.
View and dial missed calls
Your phone will display calls you have missed on the
display. To dial the number of a missed call,
1. Select the missed call you want to dial from the
event alert widget.
2. Press [
] to dial.
Call a recently dialled number
1. In Idle mode, press [
numbers.
] to display a list of recent
2. Select to the number you want and select
press [ ] to dial.
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using advanced functions
Hold a call or retrieve a held call
Answer a second call
Select Hold to place a call on hold or select
Retrieve to retrieve a held call.
If your network supports this function, you can
answer a second incoming call:
Dial a second call
1. Press [
] to answer the second call.
The first call is automatically placed on hold.
If your network supports this function, you can dial
another number during a call:
2. Select Swap to switch between the calls.
1. Select Hold to place the first call on hold.
Make a multiparty call (conference call)
2. Select Keypad, enter the second number to
dial, and select New call or press [
].
1. Call the first party you want to add to the
multiparty call.
3. Select Swap to switch between the two calls.
4. To end the call on hold, select On hold →
5. To end the current call, press [
].
.
2. While connected to the first party, call the
second party.
The first party is automatically placed on hold.
3. When connected to the second party, select
Join.
4. Repeat steps 2 and 3 to add more parties (if
necessary).
5. To end the multiparty call, press [
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Call an international number
Use advanced phonebook functions
1. In Idle mode, select Keypad and tap and hold 0
to insert the + character.
Learn to create namecards, set speed dial numbers
and create groups of contacts.
Create a namecard
1. In Menu mode, select Phonebook → More →
My namecard.
Call a contact from the phonebook
2. Enter your personal details.
You can call numbers directly from the phonebook
using stored contacts.  p. 28
3. Select Save.
You can send your namecard by attaching it to
a message or email or transferring it via the
Bluetooth wireless feature.
1. In Menu mode, select Phonebook.
2. Select the contact you want.
3. Select
.
next to the number you want to dial →
Set favourite numbers
1. In Menu mode, select Phonebook.
2. Select the Contacts drop-down menu →
Favourites.
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using advanced functions
2. Enter the complete number you want to dial
(country code, area code, and phone number),
and then select
→ Voice call or press [
]
to dial.
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3. Select Add.
4. Select a contact.
The contact is saved to the favourite number.
The first 5 favourite numbers will be assigned
to the favourite contacts ( ) on the widget
toolbar.
using advanced functions
Create a group of contacts
By creating groups of contacts, you can assign
group names, ringtones, caller ID photos, and
vibration type to each group or send messages and
emails to an entire group. Start by creating a group:
1. In Menu mode, select Phonebook.
4. Set a group name, the caller ID photo, a group
ringtone, and vibration type.
5. Select Save.
Use advanced messaging functions
Learn to create and use templates to create new
messages, and create message folder.
Create a text template
1. In Menu mode, select Messages → Templates
→ Text templates.
2. Select Create to open a new template window.
2. Select the Contacts drop-down menu →
Groups.
3. Select the text input field.
3. Select Create group.
5. Select Save.
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4. Enter your text and select Done.
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Create a multimedia template
1. In Menu mode, select Messages → Templates
→ Multimedia templates.
2. Select Create to open a new template window.
1. In Menu mode, select Messages → Templates
→ Multimedia templates.
2. Select the template you want.
4. Select Save.
3. Select Send.
Your template opens as a new multimedia
message.
Insert text templates in new messages
Create a folder to manage messages
1. To start a new message, in Menu mode, select
Messages → Create message → a message
type.
1. In Menu mode, select Messages → My folders.
2. Select More → Insert → Text template → a
template.
2. Select Create folder.
3. Enter a new folder name and select Done.
Move messages from the Inbox to your folders to
manage them as your preferences.
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using advanced functions
3. Create a multimedia message, with a subject
and desired attachments, to use as your
template.  p. 25
Create a message from a multimedia
template
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→
Use advanced camera functions
3. Select
Learn how to capture photos in various modes and
customise camera settings.
4. Make any necessary adjustments.
.
5. Press and hold the Camera key to take a series
of photos.
using advanced functions
Capture photos by using options preset
for various scenes
Capture panoramic photos
1. Press the Camera key to turn on the camera.
1. Press the Camera key to turn on the camera.
2. Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape
view.
2. Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape
view.
3. Select
→ a scene →
.
3. Select
→
.
4. Make any necessary adjustments.
4. Make any necessary adjustments.
5. Press the Camera key to take a photo.
5. Press the Camera key to take the first photo.
Capture a series of photos
6. Slowly move the phone to the direction you
selected. The phone captures the next photo
automatically.
1. Press the Camera key to turn on the camera.
2. Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape
view.
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7. Repeat step 6 to complete the panoramic photo.
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Capture photos in Smile shot mode
5. Make any necessary adjustments.
1. Press the Camera key to turn on the camera.
6. Press the Camera key to take photos for each
segment.
2. Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape
view.
3. Select
→
.
5. Aim the camera lens at your subject.
Your phone recognises people in an image and
detects their smiles. When the subject smiles,
the phone automatically takes a photo.
Capture divided photos
1. Press the Camera key to turn on the camera.
1. Press the Camera key to turn on the camera.
2. Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape
view.
3. Select
→
.
4. Select a frame.
5. Make any necessary adjustments.
6. Press the Camera key to take a photo with the
frame.
2. Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape
view.
3. Select
→
.
4. Select an image layout.
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using advanced functions
4. Press the Camera key.
Capture photos with decorative frames
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Use camera options
Before capturing a photo, select
following options:
Option
Customise camera settings
to access the
using advanced functions
Resolution
Function
Change the resolution option
Effects
Apply a special effect
Exposuremeter
Select a type of exposure metering
Image quality
Set the quality of your digital images
Before capturing a video, select
following options:
Option
to access the
Resolution
Function
Change the resolution option
Effects
Apply a special effect
Video quality
Adjust the quality of your video clips
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Before capturing a photo/video, Select
access the following:
Setting
Guidelines
→
to
Function
Display the guidelines
Review
Set the camera to switch to the
preview screen after capturing
photos
Shutter sound
Select a sound to accompany the
shutter action
Audio recording
Turn the audio on or off
Storage
Select a memory location to store
new images or video clips
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Use advanced music functions
Copy music files to a memory card
Learn to prepare music files, create playlists, and
store radio stations.
1. Insert a memory card.
Copy music files via Samsung PC Studio
2. Using an optional PC data cable, connect the
multifunction jack on your phone to a PC.
3. Run Samsung PC Studio and copy files from the
PC to the phone.
Refer to the Samsung PC Studio help for more
information.
3. Press [
] twice to return to Idle mode.
4. Using an optional PC data cable, connect the
multifunction jack on your phone to a PC.
When connected, a pop-up window will appear
on the PC.
5. Open the folder to view files.
6. Copy files from the PC to the memory card.
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using advanced functions
1. In Menu mode, select Settings → Phone
settings → PC connections → Samsung PC
studio → Save.
2. In Menu mode, select Settings → Phone
settings → PC connections → Mass storage
→ Save.
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Synchronise your phone with Windows
Media Player
1. Insert a memory card.
2. In Menu mode, select Settings → Phone
settings → PC connections → Media player →
Save.
using advanced functions
3. Press [
] twice to return to Idle mode.
4. Using an optional PC data cable, connect the
multifunction jack on your phone to a PC with
Windows Media Player installed.
When connected, a pop-up window will appear
on the PC.
5. Open Windows Media Player to synchronise
music files.
6. Edit or enter your phone’s name in the pop-up
window (if necessary).
7. Select and drag the music files you want to the
sync list.
8.
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Create a playlist
1. In Menu mode, select Music → Music player →
Playlists.
2. Select Create.
3. Select the text input field.
4. Enter a title for your new playlist and select
Done.
5. To assign an image to the playlist, select Tap to
edit and select an image or capture a new
photo.
6. Select Save.
7. Select the new playlist.
8. Select Add → Tracks.
9. Select the files you want to include and select
Add.
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Customise your music player settings
3. Select More → Self-tuning.
1. In Menu mode, select Music → Music player.
4. Select Yes to confirm (if necessary).
The radio scans and saves available stations
automatically.
2. Select Settings.
3. Adjust the settings to customise your music
player.
Option
Music menu
Learn to access an online music service and get
information about the songs you hear while on the
move.
Select music categories to display in
the music library screen
2. Select Find music to connect to the server.
4. Select Save.
Store radio stations automatically
1. Plug the supplied headset into the phone’s
multifunction jack.
1. In Menu mode, select Music → Find music.
3. When your phone is successfully registered,
select
to record a part of music you want to
find.
Some service providers may not support this
service and the database may not have
information for all songs.
2. In Menu mode, select Applications → FM
radio.
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using advanced functions
Background
playing
Find information of music
Function
Set whether to play music in the
background when you end the
music player
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Use the Bluetooth wireless feature
using tools and
applications
Learn how to work with your mobile phone’s tools
and additional applications.
Learn about your phone’s ability to connect to other
wireless devices for exchanging data and using
hands-free features.
Turn on the Bluetooth wireless feature
1. In Menu mode, select Applications →
Bluetooth.
2. Select the circle in the centre to turn on the
Bluetooth wireless feature.
3. To allow other devices to locate your phone,
select Settings → On under My phone’s
visibility → a visibility option → Save → Save.
If you selected Custom, set duration that your
phone is visible.
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Find and pair with other Bluetoothenabled devices
Send data using the Bluetooth wireless
feature
1. In Menu mode, select Applications →
Bluetooth → Search.
1. Select the file or item from one of your phone’s
applications that you want to send.
2. Select and drag a device icon into the centre.
2. Select Send via or Send URL via → Bluetooth.
Receive data using the Bluetooth
wireless feature
1. Enter the PIN for the Bluetooth wireless feature
and select OK (if necessary).
2. Select Yes to confirm that you are willing to
receive data from the device (if necessary).
Use Remote SIM mode
In Remote SIM mode, you can make or answer calls
only with a connected Bluetooth hands-free car kit
via the SIM card on your phone.
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using tools and applications
3. Enter a PIN for the Bluetooth wireless feature or
the other device’s Bluetooth PIN, if it has one,
and select Done.
When the owner of the other device enters the
same PIN or accepts the connection, pairing is
complete.
You may not need to enter a PIN depending on
the device.
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To activate Remote SIM mode,
1. In Menu mode, select Applications →
Bluetooth → Settings.
2. Select On under Remote SIM mode.
using tools and applications
3. Select Save.
To use Remote SIM mode, start the Bluetooth
connection from a Bluetooth hands-free car kit.
The Bluetooth hands-free car kit must be
authorised. To authorise, select the device and
select Authorise device.
Activate and send an SOS message
When you have an emergency, you can send an
SOS message asking for help.
This feature may be unavailable depending on
your region or service provider.
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1. In Menu mode, select Messages → SOS
messages → Sending options.
2. Select On to turn on the SOS messaging
feature.
3. Select the recipient field to open the recipient list.
4. Select Contacts to open your contact list.
5. Select the contacts you want and select Add.
6. Select a phone number (if necessary).
7. Select OK to save the recipients.
8. Select the Once drop-down menu and set the
number of times to repeat the SOS message.
9. Select Save → Yes.
To send an SOS message, the touch screen and
keys must be locked. Press [ / ] four times.
Once you send an SOS message, all phone
functions will be suspended until you press the
Hold key.
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Make fake calls
When someone inserts a new SIM card in your
phone, the mobile tracker feature will automatically
send the contact number to two recipients to help
you locate and recover your phone. To activate the
mobile tracker,
You can simulate fake incoming calls when you want
to get out of meetings or unwanted conversations.
You can also make it appear as if you are talking on
the phone by playing back a recorded voice.
1. In Menu mode, select Settings → Security →
Mobile tracker.
Record a voice
2. Enter your password and select Confirm.
1. In Menu mode, select Settings → Application
settings → Call → Fake call → Fake call voice.
3. Select On to turn on the mobile tracker.
2. Select On under Fake call voice.
4. Select the recipient field to open the recipient list.
3. Select Voice recording.
5. Select the recipient input field.
4. Select
6. Enter a phone number and select Done.
5. Speak into the microphone.
7. Select OK to save the recipients.
6. When you are finished speaking, select
8. Select the sender input field.
7. Press the Back key.
9. Enter the sender’s name and select Done.
8. Select Save.
to start recording.
.
10. Select Save → Accept.
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using tools and applications
Activate the mobile tracker
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Make a fake call
To make a fake call, press and hold [
mode.
Play a voice memo
1. In Menu mode, select My files → Sounds →
Voice clips.
] in Idle
using tools and applications
To change the delay time before fake calls, in Menu
mode, select Settings → Application settings →
Call → Fake call → Fake call timer → an option →
Save.
2. Select a file.
3. Control the playback using the following icons:
Icon
Function
Pause playback
Play or resume playback
Record and play voice memos
Scan backward in a file (tap and hold)
Learn to operate your phone’s voice recorder.
Scan forward in a file (tap and hold)
Record a voice memo
1. In Menu mode, select Applications → Voice
recorder.
2. Select
to start recording.
3. Speak your memo into the microphone.
4. When you are finished speaking, select
Your memo is saved automatically.
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Edit images
6. Select a memory location (if necessary).
Learn to edit images and apply fun effects.
7. Enter a new file name for the image and select
Done.
Apply effects to images
1. In Menu mode, select My files → Images → My
photos → a photo file.
.
3. Select Edit → Effects → an effect option (filter,
style, warp, or partial blur).
4. Select a variation of the effect to apply and select
Done.
To apply a blur effect to a specific area of an
image, move or resize the rectangle and select
Blur → Done.
1. Open an image to be edited. Refer to steps 1-2
of “Apply effects to images”.
2. Select Edit → Adjust → an adjustment option
(brightness, contrast, or colour).
To adjust the image automatically, select Auto
level.
3. Adjust the image as desired and select Done.
4. Save the edited image with a new file name.
Refer to steps 5-7 of “Apply effects to images”.
5. When you are finished with applying effects,
select Files → Save as.
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using tools and applications
2. Select
Adjust an image
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Transform an image
1. Open an image to be edited. Refer to steps 1-2
of “Apply effects to images”.
2. Select Edit → Transform → Resize, Rotate, or
Flip.
using tools and applications
3. Rotate or flip the image as desired and select
Done.
To resize the image, select a size and select
Save → Done.
4. Save the edited image with a new file name.
Refer to steps 5-7 of “Apply effects to images”.
Crop an image
1. Open an image to be edited. Refer to steps 1-2
of “Apply effects to images”.
2. Select Edit → Crop.
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3. Draw the rectangle over the area you want to
crop and select Crop → Done.
4. Save the edited image with a new file name.
Refer to steps 5-7 of “Apply effects to images”.
Insert a visual feature
1. Open an image to be edited. Refer to steps 1-2
of “Apply effects to images”.
2. Select Edit → Insert → a visual feature (frame,
image, clip art, emoticon, or text).
3. Select a visual feature or enter text and select
Done.
4. Move or resize the visual feature and select
Done.
5. Save the edited image with a new file name.
Refer to steps 5-7 of “Apply effects to images”.
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Add a memo by handwriting
3. Select More → Print via → USB.
1. Open an image to be edited. Refer to steps 1-2
of “Apply effects to images”.
2. Select Edit → Memo on screen.
4. Set print options and print the image.
To print an image using the Bluetooth wireless
feature,
3. Select a colour and write a memo on the screen
and select Done.
2. Select More → Print via → Bluetooth.
4. Save the edited image with a new file name.
Refer to steps 5-7 of “Apply effects to images”.
3. Select a Bluetooth-enabled printer and pair with
the printer.  p. 45
Learn to print your image with a USB connection or
the Bluetooth wireless feature.
To print an image using a USB connection,
1. Connect the multifunction jack on your phone to
a compatible printer.
2. Open an image.  p. 29
4. Set print options and print the image.
Upload photos and videos to the
web
Learn to post your photos and videos to photo
sharing websites and blogs.
Communities may be unavailable depending
on your region or service provider.
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using tools and applications
Print images
1. Open an image.  p. 29
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Set your favourite destination list
Upload a file
1. In Menu mode, select Communities.
To upload photos and videos, you must have
accounts of photo sharing websites and blogs.
2. Select Yes to set your favourite destination list (if
necessary).
using tools and applications
3. Select Accept to confirm that you agree to the
general disclaimer.
The first time you access Communities, you
will be prompted to confirm.
4. Select the destinations you want to add and
select Save.
If you selected Update blog lists, new
destination sites are added to the list
automatically.
To edit the favourite destination list or update
the lists, from the Communities screen, select
Settings → Preferred lists → Edit.
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1. In Menu mode, select Communities.
2. Select a destination you want to post to.
3. Enter the user ID and password of the
destination.
4. Select Tap to add and select a media file.
5. Enter the post details and select Upload.
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Use Java-powered games and
applications
Learn to use games and applications powered by
award-winning Java technology.
Download games or applications
1. In Menu mode, select Applications → Games
and more → More games.
Your phone connects to the website preset by
your service provider.
2. Search for a game or application and download it
to the phone.
1. In Menu mode, select Applications → Games
and more.
2. Select a game from the list and follow the
onscreen instructions.
Available games may vary depending on your
service provider or region. Game controls and
options may vary.
Launch applications
1. In Menu mode, select Applications → Games
and more → an application.
2. Select More to access a list of various options
and settings for your application.
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using tools and applications
The download of java files may not be
supported depending on the software of the
phone.
Play games
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Synchronise data
Use RSS reader
Learn to synchronise contacts, calendar events,
tasks, and memos with the web server you have
specified.
Learn to use RSS reader to get the latest news and
information from your favourite websites.
Add an RSS feed address
Create a synchronisation profile
using tools and applications
1. In Menu mode, select Applications →
Synchronise.
1. In Menu mode, select Applications → RSS
reader.
2. Select Add.
2. Select Add and specify profile parameters.
3. Select the URL input field.
3. When you are finished, select Save.
4. Enter the address of an RSS feed and select
OK.
Start synchronisation
1. In Menu mode, select Applications →
Synchronise.
2. Select a synchronisation profile.
3. Select Continue to start synchronisation with the
web server you have specified.
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Read RSS feeds
1. In Menu mode, select Applications → RSS
reader.
2. Select Update to get the latest contents.
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3. Select a feed category → an updated feed.
The auto update feature sets the phone to
automatically update the RSS feeds at the
specified interval. You can activate the auto
update feature by selecting RSS reader →
More → Settings → Preferences.
Learn to view the time in another region and set
world clocks to appear on your display.
1. In Menu mode, select Organiser → World
clock.
2. Select
→ Add.
3. Select a time zone.
4. To set daylight saving time, select
.
5. Select OK to create your world clock.
The world clock is set as the second clock.
6. Select Add to add more world clocks (step 3).
View a world clock
Add a world clock to your display
1. In Menu mode, select Organiser → World
clock.
With the dual clock widget, you can view clocks with
two different time zones on your display.
2. Scroll through the world map and select a time
zone you want.
After you have created a world clock,
1. In Menu mode, select Organiser → World
clock.
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Create and view world clocks
Create a world clock
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2. Select
→ Set as 2nd clock.
Stop an alarm
3. Select the world clock you want to add.
When the alarm sounds,
4. Select Set.
• Drag the slider to Stop to stop an alarm without
snooze.
• Drag the slider to Stop to stop an alarm with
snooze or drag the slider to Snooze to silence the
alarm for the snooze period.
Set and use alarms
using tools and applications
Learn to set and control alarms for important events.
Set a new alarm
1. In Menu mode, select Alarms.
2. Select Create alarm.
3. Set alarm details.
4. Select Save.
The auto power-up feature sets the phone to
automatically turn on and sound the alarm at
the designated time if the phone is turned off.
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Deactivate an alarm
1. In Menu mode, select Alarms.
2. Select Off next to the alarm you want to
deactivate.
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Use the calculator
Set a countdown timer
1. In Menu mode, select Organiser → Calculator.
1. In Menu mode, select Applications → Timer.
2. Use the keys that correspond to the calculator
display to perform basic mathematical
operations.
2. Enter hours or minutes to count down.
4. When the timer expires, drag the slider to Stop
to stop the alerts.
Use the stopwatch
1. In Menu mode, select Organiser → Convertor
→ a conversion type.
1. In Menu mode, select Applications →
Stopwatch.
2. Enter the currencies or measurements and units
in the appropriate fields.
2. Select Start to begin the stopwatch.
3. Select Lap to record lap times.
4. When you are finished, select Stop.
5. Select Reset to clear recorded times.
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using tools and applications
Convert currencies or
measurements
3. Select Start to begin the countdown.
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Create a new task
Manage your calendar
1. In Menu mode, select Organiser → Task.
Learn to change the calendar view and create
events.
2. Select Create task.
3. Enter the details of the task and select Save.
using tools and applications
Create a text memo
1. In Menu mode, select Organiser → Memo.
Change the calendar view
1. In Menu mode, select Organiser → Calendar.
2. Select More → View by day or View by week.
2. Select Create memo.
Create an event
3. Enter your memo text and select Done.
1. In Menu mode, select Organiser → Calendar.
2. Select Create schedule.
3. Enter the details of the event as required.
4. Select Save.
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View events
To view events of a specific date,
1. In Menu mode, select Organiser → Calendar.
2. Select a date on the calendar.
using tools and applications
3. Select an event to view its details.
To view events by event types,
1. In Menu mode, select Organiser → Calendar.
2. Select Schedule list.
3. Select an event to view its details.
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troubleshooting
If you are having trouble with your mobile phone, try these troubleshooting procedures before contacting a service
professional.
While using your phone, the following messages
may appear:
Message
Insert SIM
card to
access
network
services
Phone lock
a
Message
Try this to solve the problem:
PIN code
Ensure that the SIM card is installed
correctly.
When the phone lock feature is
enabled, you must enter the
password you set for the phone.
PIN2 code
Try this to solve the problem:
When using the phone for the first
time or when the PIN requirement is
enabled, you must enter the PIN
supplied with the SIM card. You can
disable this feature by using the PIN
lock menu.
When you access a menu requiring
the PIN2, you must enter the PIN2
supplied by the SIM card. For
details, contact your service
provider.
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Message
PUK code
Try this to solve the problem:
Your SIM card is blocked, usually as
a result of entering your PIN
incorrectly several times. You must
enter the PUK supplied by your
service provider.
Your phone displays “Service unavailable” or
“Network error.”
You enter a number, but the call is not dialled.
• Ensure that you have pressed the Dial key: [
].
Another caller cannot reach you.
• Ensure that your phone is turned on.
• Ensure that you have accessed the right cellular
network.
• Ensure that you have not set call barring for the
phone number.
troubleshooting
• When you are in areas with weak signals or poor
reception, you may lose reception. Move to
another area and try again.
• You cannot access some options without a
subscription. Contact your service provider for
more details.
• Ensure that you have accessed the right cellular
network.
• Ensure that you have not set call barring for the
phone number.
Another caller cannot hear you speaking.
• Ensure that you are not covering the built-in
microphone.
• Ensure that the microphone is close to your
mouth.
• If using a headset, ensure that it is properly
connected.
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The phone beeps and the battery icon flashes.
Your battery is low. Recharge or replace the battery to
continue using the phone.
The audio quality of the call is poor.
troubleshooting
• Ensure that you are not blocking the phone’s
internal antenna.
• When you are in areas with weak signals or poor
reception, you may lose reception. Move to
another area and try again.
You select a contact to call, but the call is not
dialled.
• Ensure that the correct number is stored in the
contact list.
• Re-enter and save the number, if necessary.
c
The battery does not charge properly or
sometimes the phone turns itself off.
• The battery terminals may be dirty. Wipe both
gold-coloured contacts with a clean, soft cloth
and try charging the battery again.
• If the battery will no longer charge completely,
dispose of the old battery properly and replace it
with a new battery.
Your phone is hot to the touch.
When you use several applications at once, your
phone requires more power and may heat up.
This is normal and should not affect your phone’s
lifespan or performance.
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