Phone book & contacts: T-Mobile G1

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    Caller groups

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    myFaves – Basic functions

     

    Access

     

    How to access myFaves®

     

    From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

     

     

    Call contacts

     

    How to make an outgoing call to a myFaves® contact

     

    To make a call to a myFaves® contact, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Tap the myFaves contact you want to call.

    3. Press the green Send key.

     

     

    Change myFaves menu style

     

    Changing the myFaves® menu style is not supported

     

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    Hide / show myFaves main display

     

    Hiding or showing the myFaves® display is not supported

     

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    Refresh myFaves

     

    How to refresh the myFaves® contact list

     

    If the wrong myFaves® contacts appear, refresh to match the current contact list that is stored with T-Mobile. To refresh your myFaves contacts, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Press the Menu key.

    3. Tap Settings.

    4. Tap Refresh.

     

     

    View activity log

     

    How to view the myFaves® activity log

     

    To view the myFaves® activity log, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Tap the desired contact.

    3. Tap Activity log.

     

     

     

     

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    myFaves – Icons

     

    Change icon - crop existing picture and assign to contact

     

    How to change the icon for a myFaves® contact using an existing picture

     

    To change the icon for a myFaves® contact using a picture you have saved, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Touch and slide the myFaves contacts to rotate the desired contact to the front.

    3. Press the Menu key.

    4. Tap Edit contact.

    5. Tap Change icon.

    6. Tap Pictures.

    7. Tap the desired picture.

    8. Touch and slide the circle to the desired position.

    9. Tap Save.

    10. Tap Save contact.

     

     

    Change icon - take new picture and assign to contact

     

    How to change the icon for a myFaves® contact by taking a new picture

     

    To change the icon for a myFaves® contact by taking a new picture with the camera on the device, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Touch and slide the myFaves contacts to rotate the desired contact to the front.

    3. Press the Menu key.

    4. Tap Edit contact.

    5. Tap Change icon.

    6. Tap Camera.

    7. Press the trackball or the Camera icon to take a picture.

    8. Tap Attach.

    9. Touch and slide the circle to the desired position.

    10. Tap Save.

    11. Tap Save contact.

     

     

     

     

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    myFaves – Manage contacts

     

    Add myFaves contact from device

     

    How to add a new contact to myFaves®

     

    To add a new contact or an existing phone book entry to myFaves®, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Touch and slide the myFaves contacts to rotate an unassigned circle to the front.

    3. Tap the unassigned circle.

    4. Tap Create new or From contacts.

    5. Tap the contact or enter the name and phone number.

    6. Tap Add contact.

     

     

    Change order of contacts

     

    How to change the order of myFaves® contacts

     

    To change the order of myFaves® contacts on the display screen, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Press the Menu key.

    3. Tap Change order.

    4. Touch and slide the contact to a new location.

    5. Press the Home key to exit and save.

     

     

    Edit contact information

     

    How to edit myFaves® contact information

     

    To edit myFaves® contact names, numbers, icons, and ringtones, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Touch and slide the myFaves contacts to rotate the desired contact to the front.

    3. Press the Menu key.

    4. Tap Edit contact.

    5. Tap Change icon.

    6. Select one of the following:

    • Icons
    • Tap the desired icon.
    • Pictures

    1. Tap the desired picture.

    2. Touch and slide the circle to the desired location.

    3. Tap Save.

    • Camera

    1. Press the trackball or tap the Camera icon to take a picture.

    2. Tap Attach.

    3. Touch and slide the circle to the desired location.

    4. Tap Save.

    7. Enter a new name and phone number.

    8. Tap Save contact.

     

     

    Replace contact

     

    How to replace a myFaves® contact

     

    To replace an existing myFaves® contact with another contact, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Touch and slide the myFaves contacts to rotate the desired contact to the front.

    3. Press the Menu key.

    4. Tap Replace contact.

    5. Tap Create new or From contacts.

    6. Tap the contact or enter the name and phone number.

    7. Tap Add contact.

     

     

    Set anniversary reminder

     

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    Set birthday reminder

     

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    myFaves – Messaging

     

    Audio postcard – Send

     

    Sending audio postcards is not supported

     

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    E-mail message – Send

     

    How to send e-mail messages to a myFaves® contact

     

    To send e-mail messages to a myFaves® contact, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Tap the desired myFaves contact.

    3. Tap Send email.

    Note: You must have an e-mail address saved under Contacts to send an email.

    4. Tap one of the following:

    • Compose to send with Gmail.

    1. Enter your subject.

    2. Tap Next.

    3. Enter your message.

    4. Tap Send.

    • Email to send with another e-mail application

    1. Enter your subject.

    2. Tap Next.

    3. Enter your message.

    4. Tap Send.

     

     

    Instant message (IM) – Send

     

    How to send instant messages (IM) to a myFaves® contact

     

    To send instant messages (IM) to a myFaves® contact, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Tap the desired myFaves contact.

    3. Tap Send IM.

    Note: You must have an IM name saved under Contacts to send an IM message.

    4. If prompted, log in to the IM application.

    5. Tap the desired contact.

    6. Enter your message.

    7. Tap Send.

     

     

    Picture / video message (MMS) – Send

     

    How to send picture or video messages (MMS) to a myFaves® contact

     

    To send pictures or videos as picture messages (MMS) to a myFaves® contact, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Tap the desired myFaves contact.

    3. Tap Send message.

    4. Tap Type to compose.

    5. Enter your message.

    6. Press the Menu key.

    7. Tap Attach.

    8. Tap Pictures or Videos.

    9. Tap the desired file.

    10. Tap Send.

     

     

    Text message (SMS) – Send

     

    How to write and send text messages (SMS) to a myFaves® contact

     

    To write and send text messages (SMS) to a myFaves® contact, follow these steps:

    1. From the Home screen, tap the myFaves icon.

    2. Tap the myFaves contact.

    3. Tap Send message.

    4. Tap Type to compose to display the on-screen keyboard.

    Note: You can also open the physical keyboard to enter text.

    5. Enter your message.

    6. Tap Send.

     

     

    Voice Note – Send

     

    Sending Voice Notes to myFaves contacts is not supported

     

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    Phone book

     

    Access

     

    How to view all phone book contacts

     

    To view all phone book contacts, from the Home screen, tap the Contacts icon.

     

     

    Add contact to phone book

     

    How to add, create, or save a phone book entry to the device memory

     

    To add a new phone book entry to the internal memory, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the Contacts icon.

    2. Press the Menu key.

    3. Tap New contact.

    4. Enter the first and last name.

    5. Tap the Phone number text field to display on the on-screen keyboard.

    Note: You can also open the physical keyboard to enter text.

    6. Enter the phone number.

    7. Tap Mobile.

    1. Tap one of the following options:

    • Home
    • Mobile
    • Work
    • Work Fax
    • Home Fax
    • Pager
    • Other

    2. Custom Tap the Email address text field.

    3. Enter the e-mail address.

    4. Tap Home.

    5. Tap Home, Work, Other, or Custom.

    6. Tap Done.

    7. Touch and slide up.

    8. Tap Ringtone to assign a specific ringtone to this contact, if desired.

    9. Tap the desired ringtone.

    10. Tap OK.

    11. Press the Menu key.

    12. Tap Done.

     

     

    Add contact to phone book from call log

     

    How to add, create, or save a phone book entry to the device memory from the call log

     

     

    To add a new phone book entry from the call log, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the Contacts icon.

    2. Tap the Call Log tab.

    3. Press and hold the number that you want to add to the phone book.

    4. Tap Add to contacts.

    5. Tap Create new Contact.

    6. Under Phone numbers, tap Mobile.

    7. Tap one of the following options:

    • Home
    • Mobile
    • Work
    • Work Fax
    • Home Fax
    • Pager
    • Other
    • Custom

    8. Tap the Email address text field.

    9. Enter the e-mail address.

    10. Tap Home.

    11. Tap Home, Work, Other, or Custom.

    12. Tap Done.

    13. Touch and slide upward.

    14. Tap Ringtone.

    15. Tap the desired ringtone.

    16. Tap OK.

    17. Press the Menu key.

    18. Tap Done.

     

     

    Add contact to SIM

     

    Adding contacts to the SIM card is not supported

     

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    Add contact to favorites

     

    How to add a contact as a favorite

     

    To add a contact as a favorite, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the Contacts icon.

    2. Touch and hold the desired contact. .

    3. Tap Add to favorites.

    4. Tap the Favorites tab to view the contact.

     

     

    Assign speed dial to contact

     

    Assigning speed dial to contacts is not supported

     

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    Copy contact - device to SIM

     

    Copying contacts from the device memory to the SIM card is not supported

     

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    Copy contact - SIM to device

     

    How to copy contact entries from the SIM card to the device memory

     

    To copy contacts from the SIM card memory to the device memory, follow these steps:

     

     

    To copy one contact

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the Contacts icon.

    2. Press Menu.

    3. Tap Import contacts.

    4. Tap the desired contact..

    5. Enter additional information as desired.

    6. Press the Menu key.

    7. Tap Done.

     

    To copy all contacts

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap the Contacts icon.

    2. Press Menu.

    3. Tap Import contacts.

    4. Press the Menu key.

    5. Tap Import all.

     

     

    Copy contact - Import from SD

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