Samsung | SGH-I326N | Samsung SGH-I326N Quick start guide

Quick Start Guide
Camera and camcorder
Music player
Windows Media Player
Web browser
Voice recorder
Phone Layout
Set & Link
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Basic Use
Solving Problem
02 Features
Camera and camcorder
• Use the camera module on your phone to take a photo or record a video.
Music player
• Play music files using your phone as a music player.
Windows Media Player
• Synchronise media files on your phone with media files on Windwos Media Player.
• Transfer media files and personal data and connect to other devices using free, wireless Bluetooth technology.
Web browser
• Access the wireless web to get up-to-the-minute information and a wide variety of media content.
Offline mode
• Switch your phone to offline to use its non-wireless functions in an airplane.
Multimedia Message Service (MMS)
• Send and receive MMS messages with a combination of text, images, video, and audio.
SOS message
• Send SOS messages to your family or friends for help in an emergency.
Get personal with photo caller ID
• See who’s calling you when their very own photo displays.
Name card
• Create name cards with your number and profile. Whenever introducing yourself to others, use this convenient
electronic name card.
• Enjoy Java™-based embedded games.
Voice recorder
• Record memos or sounds.
03 Precautions
Read these guidelines before using your wireless phone.
Failure to comply with them may be dangerous or illegal.
Drive safely at all times
• Do not use a hand-held phone while driving. Park your vehicle first.
Switch off the phone when refuelling
• Do not use the phone at a refuelling point (servicestation) or near fuels or chemicals.
Switch off in an aircraft
• Wireless phones can cause interference. Using them in an aircraft is both illegal and dangerous.
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• Hospitals or health care facilities may be using equipment that could be sensitive to external radio frequency
energy. Follow any regulations or rules in force.
• All wireless phones may be subject to interference, which could affect their performance.
03 Precautions
Switch off the phone near all medical equipment
Be aware of 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.
Water resistance
• Your phone is not water-resistant. Keep it dry.
Sensible use
• Use only in the normal position (held to your ear). Avoid unnecessary contact with the antenna when the
phone is switched on.
Emergency calls
• Key in the emergency number for your present location, then press [
keep your phone away from small children
• Keep the phone and all its parts, including accessories, out of the reach of small children.
Accessories and batteries
• Use only Samsung-approved accessories and batteries. Use of any unauthorised accessories could damage
you and your phone and may be dangerous.
Qualified service
• Only qualified service personnel may install or repair your phone. Failure to do so may invalidate the warranty.
Phone Layout
Infrared port
OK key
Left soft key
Send key
Home key
Camera lens
Camera flash
Quick List/
Key Lock key
External speaker
Right) keys
Right soft key
End/Power on
or off key
Back/Clear key
04 Phone Layout
The following illustrations show the main elements of your phone:
Camera key
Headset jack
Battery cover
Alphanumeric Charger/PC data
cable jack
Special function
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Set & Link
Insert the SIM card.
05 Set & Link
First steps to operating your phone
Insert the battery.
Continue to install the battery. See the next page.
Close the battery cover.
Remove the adapter
from the phone.
Basic Use
Using T9 mode
Making a call
Entering a word in T9 mode
You can make a phone call using the number keypad.
1. Press [2] to [9] to start entering a word.
Press each key once for each letter.
For example, press [4], [3], [5], [5], and [6] to enter Hello
1. From the Home screen, enter a number including an
area code using the keypad.
2. Press [ ] to make a call.
When a call is connected, the call duration displays.
During a call, you can use several call options.
For details, see page 55.
To adjust the earpiece volume during a call, press
] to increase or decrease the volume level.
3. To end the call, press [
Answering or ignoring a call
When a call comes in and the phone rings or vibrates,
depending on the ringer setting:
1.Press the Answer soft key or press [
the call.
2.Press the Ignore soft key or press [
You can also press and hold [
] .
06 Basic Use
Make or answer calls
2. Enter the whole word before editing or deleting characters.
3. When the word displays correctly, go to step
4. Otherwise, press [0] to display alternative word choices for
the keys that you have pressed.
For example, Of and Me use [6] and [3].
4. Press [#] to insert a space and enter the next word.
Using AB mode
Other AB mode operations
] to answer
• To enter the same letter twice or to enter a different letter
on the same key, wait for the cursor to move to the right
automatically or press [Right]. Then, enter the next letter.
] to reject the call.
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Make sure you have each item
• Phone
• PC data cable
• Batteries
• Travel charger
• CD-ROMs*
• Quick reference guide
*One contains Microsoft ActiveSync software, Add-on software and
programs, and the other contains User’s Guide in PDF format.
• The items supplied with your phone and the accessories available at your Samsung dealer may vary, depending
on your country or service provider.
Solving Problem
08 Solving Problem
When you switch your phone on, the following messages may appear
“Insert SIM”
• Make sure that the SIM card is correctly installed
“Phone Lock”
• The automatic locking function has been enabled.
You must enter the phone’s password before you can use the phone.
Enter PUK
• The PIN code was entered incorrectly three times in succession and the phone is now blocked.
Enter the PUK supplied by your service provider.
Enter PIN
• You are using your phone for the first time.
You must enter the Personal Identification Number (PIN) supplied with the SIM card.
• The PIN Check feature is enabled. Every time the phone is switcshed on,
the PIN has to be entered. To disable this feature, use the PIN check menu.
“No Service,” “Network Failure,” or “Not Done” displays
• The network connection has been lost. You may be in a weak signal area. Move and try again.
• You are trying to access an option for which you have not taken out a subscription
with your service provider. Contact the service provider for further details.
The phone starts beeping and “Battery Low” flashes on the display
• Your battery is insufficiently charged. Recharge the battery.
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Solving Problem
08 Solving Problem
A caller cannot reach you
• Make sure that your phone is switched on. (Press END for more than one second.)
• Make sure that you are accessing the correct cellular network.
• Make sure that you have not set an incoming call barring option.
Your voice is not heard at the other end
• Make sure that you have switched on the microphone.
• Make sure that you are holding the phone close enough to your mouth.
The microphone is located at the bottom of the phone.
The audio quality of the call is poor”
• Check the signal strength indicator on the display ( ).
The number of bars indicates the signal strength from strong (
) to weak(
• Try moving the phone slightly or moving closer to a window if you are in a building.
No number is dialled when you re-call a Address entry
• Use the Phonebook feature to ensure the number has been stored correctly.
• Store the number again, if necessary.
The battery doesn’t charge properly or the phone sometimes
turns itself off
• Wipe the charging contacts both on the phone and on the battery with a clean soft cloth.
If the above guidelines do not help you to solve the problem, take note of
• The model and serial numbers of your phone
• Your warranty details
• A clear description of the problem
You have entered a number but it was not dialled
• Make sure that you have pressed SEND
• Make sure that you have accessed the right cellular network.
• Make sure that you have not set an outgoing call barring option.
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