Connectivity & data: Motorola DEFY

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Bluetooth / Infrared

Bluetooth - Transfer files

How to transfer files over Bluetooth

 

To transfer files, follow these steps:

 

  1. Pair your phone with a Bluetooth device.
  2. Locate the file that you want to transfer.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Share.
  5. Tap Bluetooth.
  6. Tap the device that you want to send the file.

 

Bluetooth - Turn off and disconnect

How to turn off Bluetooth®

 

To turn off Bluetooth® connectivity, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Bluetooth to turn off.

 

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Bluetooth - Turn on and pair

How to turn on and pair with a Bluetooth® device.

 

To turn on and pair a Bluetooth® connection with another device, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Bluetooth settings.
  5. Tap Bluetooth to turn it on. The phone searches and displays a list of available Bluetooth devices.
  6. Tap the Bluetooth device that you want to connect to.
  7. If required, enter the PIN.
  8. Tap OK.

 

The Bluetooth word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by T-Mobile is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.


Infrared

How to activate, enable, or use the infrared (IR) port

 

We’re sorry, but this feature is not supported.

 

 

 

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Data synchronization

Edit applications sync settings

How to edit application sync settings

 

 

To edit application sync settings, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Data manager.
  4. Tap Data Delivery.
  5. Tap one of the following options to edit sync settings.
    • Email and Corporate Sync
    • Blur Applications


Note: If the Data Roaming option is turned on while roaming, you incur changes for accessing the Internet, e-mail, or synchronizing while roaming. See How to turn on or turn off data roaming.

 

Data synchronization (automatic)

How to automatically synchronize data

 

 

To automatically synchronize data, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Data manager.
  4. Tap Data delivery.
  5. Tap to select the check box for Background data.

 

 

 

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Google Maps

Find your location (Android 2.1)

How to find your location with Google Maps

 

To find your location, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap OK.
  4. Tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap My location. Your location shows on the map as a blinking blue arrow.

 

Find your location (Android 2.2)

How to find your location with Google Maps

 

To find your location, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
    • Your location shows on the map as a blinking blue arrow.
  3. Tap the arrow to view your address.

 

Get directions (Android 2.1)

How to get driving directions on the phone using Google Maps

 

To look up driving directions, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Directions.
  5. Enter your start and end points.
  6. Tap the Car, Bus, Bike, or Walking icon to indicate mode of travel.
  7. Tap Go.
  8. Tap Show on map to view the directions on a map.
  9. Tap the Right Arrow or Left Arrow icon to step through the directions on the map.
  10. Tap the List icon to view the directions as a list again.

 

Get directions (Android 2.2)

How to get driving directions on the phone using Google Maps

 

To look up driving directions, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Directions.
    • Enter your start and end points.
  5. Tap the Car, Bus, Bike, or Walking icon to indicate mode of travel.
  6. Tap Go.
  7. Tap Map icon to view the directions on a map.
  8. Tap the Right Arrow or Left Arrow icon to step through the directions on the map.
  9. Tap the List icon to view the directions as a list again.

 

Search for location

How to search for locations with Google Maps

 

To search for location, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Search.
  5. Enter the location to search.
  6. The search result will display.

 

Select map mode

How select map mode with Google Maps

 

To select map mode, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Layers.
  5. Tap one of the following options:
    • Traffic
    • Satellite
    • Terrain
    • Buzz
    • Latitude


 

 

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GPS

Turn on / off

How to turn on or turn off the Global Positioning System (GPS)

 

To turn on or turn off the Global Positioning System (GPS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Location & security.
  4. Tap Use GPS satellites to select (turn on) or clear (turn off) the check box.

 

 

 

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Internet and browser

Access Internet / Enter URL

How to access the Internet or enter a URL

 

To access the Internet or enter a URL on the mobile browser, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Google Search bar to open the keyboard.
  4. Enter the URL.
  5. Tap Go or the Search icon.
  6. Tap the URL to access the site.

 

Access web2go

How to access web2go®

 

To access web2go®, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Browser.

 

Add browser bookmark

How to add a bookmark to the phone browser

 

To add a bookmark to the phone browser, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Navigate to the page that you want to bookmark.
  4. Tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap More.
  6. Tap Add bookmark.
  7. Enter a new bookmark name if desired.
  8. Tap OK.

 

Browser settings (clear cache, view history)

How to clear the browser cache, cookies, or history

 

To clear the mobile browser cache, cookies, or history, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap More.
  5. Tap Settings.
  6. Tap the following: 
    • Clear cache
    • Clear history
    • Clear all cookie data
    • Clear passwords
  7. Tap OK.

 

Copy and paste text

How to copy and paste text from the Web browser

 

To copy and paste text from the Web browser, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Navigate to the text that you wish to copy.
  4. Tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap More.
  6. Tap Select text.
  7. Touch and slide your finger over the text you wish to copy. The text highlights pink.
  8. Navigate to where you want to paste the text.
  9. Touch and hold a text field where you want to paste the text.
  10. Tap Paste.

 

Go forward / back a page (Android 2.1)

How to forward and back a page from the Web browser

 

To forward and back a page from the Web browser, follow these steps:

 

To go forward


  1. From a Web page, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap More.
  3. Tap Forward.

 

To go back


From a Web page, press the Back key.

 

Go forward / back a page (Android 2.2)

How to forward and back a page from the Web browser

 

To forward and back a page from the Web browser, follow these steps:

 

To go forward


Tap Forward.

 

To go back


From a Web page, press the Back key.

 

Turn on JavaScript setting

How to turn on the JavaScript setting

 

To turn on the JavaScript setting, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap More.
  5. Tap Settings.
  6. Tap Enable JavaScript to select (turn on) or clear (turn off) the check box.

 

Search within a page

How to search from within a Web page

 

To search from within a Web page, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap More.
  5. Tap Find on page.
  6. Enter the search word(s). The word(s) will  highlight on the Web page when found.
  7. Tap the Back key.
  8. Tap the Right Arrow or Left Arrow icons at the bottom of the screen to move to the next or previous found word.
  9. Tap the X icon to close the search box.

 

Open new window

How to open a new Web browser window

 

To open a new Web browser window, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap New window.

 

Zoom in / out (Android 2.1)

How to zoom in and out of a Web page

 

To zoom in and out of a Web page, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Navigate to the desired Web page.
  4. Double-tap the screen to zoom in and out.

 

Zoom in / out (Android 2.2)

How to zoom in and out of a Web page

 

To zoom in and out of a Web page, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Navigate to the desired Web page.
    • To zoom in, pinch the screen moving fingers inward.
    • To zoom out, spread the fingers inward. 

 

 

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Latitude

Disable (Android 2.1)

How to disable Latitude

 

To disable Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Layers.
  5. Tap Latitude.
  6. Tap the Menu key.
  7. Tap Latitude.
  8. Tap Menu.
  9. Tap Privacy.
  10. Tap Turn off Latitude.

 

Disable (Android 2.2)

How to disable Latitude

 

To disable Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Latitude.
  5. Tap the Menu key.
  6. Tap Privacy.
  7. Tap Sign out of Latitude.

 

Friends - Add (Android 2.1)

How to add friends to Latitude

 

To add friends to Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Layers.
  5. Tap Latitude.
  6. Tap the Menu key.
  7. Tap Latitude.
  8. Tap the Menu key.
  9. Tap Add friends.
  10. Tap one of the following options:
    • Select from Contacts
      1. Tap the desired contact(s) to select the check box.
      2. Tap Add friends.
      3. Tap Yes.
    • Add via email address
      1. Enter the e-mail address.
      2. Tap Send.
      3. Tap Yes.

 

 

Friends - Add (Android 2.2)

How to add friends to Latitude

 

To add friends to Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key..
  4. Tap Latitude.
  5. Tap the Menu key.
  6. Tap Latitude.
  7. Tap the Menu key.
  8. Tap Add friends.
  9. Tap one of the following options:
    • Select from Contacts
      1. Tap the desired contact(s) to select the check box.
      2. Tap Add friends.
      3. Tap Yes.
    • Add via email address
      1. Enter the e-mail address.
      2. Tap Send.
      3. Tap Yes.

 

Friends - Remove (Android 2.1)

How to remove friends from Latitude

 

To remove friends from Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Layers.
  5. Tap Latitude.
  6. Tap the Menu key.
  7. Tap Latitude.
  8. Tap the friend you want to remove.
  9. Tap Remove.
  10. Tap Remove again to verify.

 

Friends - Remove (Android 2.2)

How to remove friends from Latitude

 

To remove friends from Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Privacy.
  5. Tap Sign out of Latitude.
  6. Tap Latitude.
  7. Tap the Menu key..
  8. Tap the friend you want to remove.
  9. Tap Remove this friend.
  10. Tap OK.

 

Join

How to join Latitude

 

To join Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Join Latitude.

 

Settings - Change photo

How to change a photo for Latitude

 

To change a photo for Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Latitude.
  5. Tap your name.
  6. Tap Change your photo.
  7. Tap one of the following options:
    • Take a picture
      1. Frame the subject
      2. Press the Camera key.
      3. Tap Done.
      4. Tap Save.
    • Pick from gallery
      1. Tap the desired picture.
      2. Tap Save.

 

Settings - City level sharing

How to set city level sharing for Latitude

 

To set city level sharing for Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Latitude.
  5. Tap the desired friend.
  6. Tap the share only city location. Your friend can now only see your city location.

 

Settings - Hide location from all friends (Android 2.1)

How to hide location from all friends in Latitude

 

To hide location from all friends in Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Latitude.
  5. Tap the Menu key.
  6. Tap Hide your location.

 

Settings - Hide location from all friends (Android 2.2)

How to hide location from all friends in Latitude

 

To hide location from all friends in Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Latitude.
  5. Tap the Menu key.
  6. Tap Privacy.
  7. Tap Edit privacy settings.
  8. Tap Hide your location.

 

Settings - Hide location from one friend (Android 2.1)

How to hide location from one specific friend in Latitude

 

To hide location from one specific friend in Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Latitude.
  5. Tap the friend that you want to hide from.
  6. Tap Hide.

 

Settings - Hide location from one friend (Android 2.2)

How to hide location from one specific friend in Latitude

 

To hide location from one specific friend in Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Latitude.
  5. Tap the friend that you want to hide from.
  6. Tap Share options.
  7. Tap Hide from this friend.

 

Settings - Set location automatically (Android 2.1)

How to set the location to detect automatically in Latitude

 

To set the location to detect automatically in Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Layers.
  5. Tap Latitude.
  6. Tap the Menu key.
  7. Tap Privacy.
  8. Tap Detect your location.

 

Settings - Set location automatically (Android 2.2)

How to set the location to detect automatically in Latitude

 

To set the location to detect automatically in Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Latitude.
  5. Tap the Menu key.
  6. Tap Privacy.
  7. Tap Detect your location.

 

Settings - Set location manually (Android 2.1)

How to manually set the location in Latitude

 

To manually set the location in Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Layers.
  5. Tap Latitude.
  6. Tap the Menu key.
  7. Tap Privacy.
  8. Tap Set your location.

 

Settings - Set location manually (Android 2.2)

How to manually set the location in Latitude

 

To manually set the location in Latitude, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Maps.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Latitude.
  5. Tap the Menu key.
  6. Tap Privacy.
  7. Tap Set your location.

 

 

 

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MOTOBLUR

Remote clear (Android 2.1)

How to remotely clear the phone memory with MOTOBLUR

 

To remotely clear the phone memory with MOTOBLUR, follow these steps:

 

  1. From a computer, log in to your MOTOBLUR account at www.motorola.com/mymotoblur.
  2. In left-hand navigation column in the MOTOBLUR window, click DELETE DATA.
  3. Read the warning information and click the DELETE DATA button.
  4. In the warning notification, enter your MOTOBLUR password.
  5. Click CONTINUE.

 

Remote clear (Android 2.2)

How to remotely clear the phone memory with MOTOBLUR

 

To remotely clear the device memory with MOTOBLUR, follow these steps:

 

  1. From a computer, log in to your MOTOBLUR account at www.motorola.com/mymotoblur.
  2. In right-hand navigation column in the MOTOBLUR window, click Secure Phone.
  3. Read the warning information and click the Wipe phone button.
  4. In the warning notification, enter your MOTOBLUR password.
  5. Click Wipe Phone.

 

Restore phone

How to restore your phone with MOTOBLUR

 

To restore your phone with MOTOBLUR from a back up, follow these steps:

 

  1. Access your MOTOBLUR account at www.motorola.com/mymotoblur and remotely locate your phone, clear the data on your phone, and more.
  2. When you get your next MOTOBLUR product, log into your existing MOTOBLUR account on your phone to recover all your data automatically.
  3. To recover Play Store apps, see the Downloads section.

 

Sign in - create new account (Android 2.1)

How to create a new MOTOBLUR account to sign in to the phone

 

To sign in using a new MOTOBLUR account, follow these steps:

 

  1. Tap the drop down box below Please choose a language if you want a language other than English.
  2. Tap Start.
  3. Tap Register new account.
  4. Tap Next.
  5. Read the MOTOBLUR Terms of Service.
  6. Tap to select the check box next to I agree.
  7. Tap Next.
  8. At Your name, enter your name.
  9. Tap Next.
  10. Press the Back key to close the on-screen keyboard.
  11. At MOTOBLUR ID, enter a current e-mail address where MOTOBLUR can send your account information.
  12. At Password, enter a password for your MOTOBLUR account.
  13. Tap Next.
  14. At Repeat password, re-enter your password.
  15. Tap Done.
  16. Tap Next.
  17. Review your account information.
  18. Tap Confirm.
  19. When account creation is successful, tap Next.
  20. Tap the icon for a social networking service you use.
  21. Enter your login information for that account.
  22. Tap Next.
  23. Repeat steps 19-21 for all accounts you want to add.
  24. Tap Done adding accounts when done.
  25. If you added multiple accounts, Tap the Picture source drop down box and select the account you want to use for your contact’s profile pictures.
  26. Tap Next.
  27. Read the Location consent message.
  28. If desired, tap the check box to remove the check mark.
  29. Tap Next.
  30. Tap Done.

 

Sign in - create new account (Android 2.2)

How to create a new MOTOBLUR account to sign in to the phone

 

To sign in using a new MOTOBLUR account, follow these steps:

 

  1. Tap the drop down box below Please choose a language if you want a language other than English.
  2. Tap Start.
  3. Tap Register new account.
  4. Tap Next.
  5. Read the MOTOBLUR Terms of Service.
  6. Tap to select the check box next to I agree.
  7. Tap Next.
  8. At New Account, enter your name.
  9. Press the Back key to close the on-screen keyboard
  10. Tap Next.
  11. At Password, enter a password for your MOTOBLUR account.
  12. Re-enter your password.
  13. Tap Next.
  14. At Confirm MOTOBLUR account, tap Confirm.
  15. Tap Next.
  16. Review your account information.
  17. Tap Confirm.
  18. When account creation is successful, tap Next.
  19. Tap the icon for a social networking service you use.
  20. Enter your login information for that account.
  21. Tap Next.
  22. Tap Done.
  23. Repeat for all accounts you want to add.
  24. Tap Done adding accounts when done.
  25. If you added multiple accounts, Tap the Picture source drop down box and select the account you want to use for your contact’s profile pictures.
  26. Tap Next.
  27. Read the Location consent message.
  28. If desired, tap the check box to remove the check mark.
  29. Tap Next.
  30. Tap Done.

 

Sign in - use existing account

How to use an existing MOTOBLUR account to sign in to the phone

 

To sign in using an existing MOTOBLUR account, follow these steps:

 

  1. Select the language.
  2. Select Use an existing account.
  3. Tap Next.
  4. At MOTOBLUR ID, enter the e-mail address you used to set up your MOTOBLUR account.
  5. Tap Next.
  6. Note: Press the Back key to close the on-screen keyboard.
  7. At Password, enter your MOTOBLUR password.
  8. Tap Done.
  9. Tap Next.
  10. Enter the login information for accounts that you set up in your MOTOBLUR profile.
  11. Tap Next.
  12. Read the Location consent message.
  13. If desired, tap the check box to remove the check mark.
  14. Tap Next.
  15. Tap Done.

 

Track your device

How to track your phone with MOTOBLUR

 

To track your phone with MOTOBLUR, follow these steps:

 

  1. From a computer, log in to your MOTOBLUR account at www.motorola.com/mymotoblur.
  2. In the MOTOBLUR window, click LOCATE PHONE.
  3. Click Locate My Phone.
    • Your phone’s location shows in Google Maps.

 

 

 

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Voice Search

Voice Search - Use

How to use Google Voice Search on the Internet

 

To use Google Voice Search on the Internet, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Voice Search.
  3. If desired, tap Yes to allow Google to use your location to improve your search results.
  4. Speak your search.
  5. To voice search again, tap the Microphone icon in the upper right corner of the browser screen.

 

Use Location - Turn on / off (Android 2.1)

How to turn on or turn off ‘Use Location’

 

‘Use Location’ allows Google to use your physical location to improve your search results and other services. To turn on or turn off ‘Use Location’, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Privacy.
  4. Tap to select or clear the Use My Location check box.
  5. If prompted, tap Agree.

 

Use Location - Turn on / off (Android 2.2)

How to turn on or turn off ‘Use Location’

 

‘Use Location’ allows Google to use your physical location to improve your search results and other services. To turn on or turn off ‘Use Location’, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home Screen, tap the Search key.
  2. Tap the Menu key.
  3. Tap Search setting.
  4. Tap Google Search.
  5. Tap to select or clear the Use My Location check box.
  6. If prompted, tap Agree.

 

SafeSearch - Turn on / off

How to turn on or turn off SafeSearch

 

To turn on or turn off SafeSearch, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Voice Search.
  3. Speak your search.
  4. In the search results window, tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap Settings.
  6. Tap SafeSearch.
  7. Tap one of the following options:
    • Off
    • Moderate
    • Strict


 

 

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VPN

Add new network (Android 2.1)

How to add a new VPN network

 

To add a new VPN network, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap VPN settings.
  5. Tap Add VPN.
  6. Tap one of the following:
    • Add PPTP VPN
    • Add L2TP VPN
    • Add L2TP/IPSec PSK VPN
    • Add L2TP/IPSec CRT VPN
  7. Tap the following and continue on to add the network:
    • VPN name
    • Set VPN server
    • Enable encryption
    • DNS search domains

Add new network (Android 2.2)

How to add a new VPN network

 

To add a new VPN network, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap VPN settings.
    • Basic VPN
      1. Tap Basic VPN.

      2. Tap Add VPN.

      3. Tap one of the following:

      4. Add PPTP VPN

      5. Add L2TP VPN

      6. Add L2TP/IPSec PSK VPN

      7. Add L2TP/IPSec CRT VPN

      8. Tap the following and continue on to add the network:

      9. VPN name

      10. Set VPN server

      11. Enable encryption

      12. DNS search domains

    • Advanced IPSec VPN
      1. Tap Advanced IPSec VPN.

      2. Tap the Menu key.

      3. Tap New.

      4. Enter the following:

      5. VPN name

      6. Connection template

      7. VPN Server

      8. Certificate

      9. Certificate Authority

      10. Internal Subnet IP

      11. Tap Finish.

 

 

Advanced IPSec VPN

 


Connect to network

How to connect to a VPN network

 

To connect to VPN, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap VPN settings.
  5. Tap Add VPN.

 

 

 

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Wi-Fi

HotSpot - Find location

How to find a HotSpot location

 

To locate a T-Mobile HotSpot from your phone, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  5. If necessary, select the Wi-Fi check box to turn Wi-Fi on.
  6. Scroll down to locate T-Mobile HotSpots.

 

Hotspot - Log in

How to log in to a T-Mobile HotSpot

 

To log in to a T-Mobile HotSpot from your phone, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  5. Tap Wi-Fi to select (turn on) the check box, if necessary.
  6. Go back to the Home screen.
  7. Tap Browser.
  8. Enter your username and password to connect to T-Mobile HotSpot.
  9. Tap Go.

 

MAC address - Locate

How to locate the Wi-Fi MAC address

 

To locate the Wi-Fi MAC address for your phone, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  5. Tap the Menu key.
  6. Tap Advanced.
  7. View the MAC address.

 

Network - Add from available

How to add a new Wi-Fi network from available networks

 

To add a new Wi-Fi network from available networks, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  5. Tap Wi-Fi to select (turn on) the check box, if necessary.
  6. Tap the network that you want to connect to.
  7. If required, enter a key or password.
  8. Tap Connect.

 

Network - Add manually (Android 2.1)

How to manually add a new Wi-Fi network

 

To manually add a new Wi-Fi network, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  5. Tap Wi-Fi to select (turn on) the check box, if necessary.
  6. Scroll to the bottom and tap Add Wi-Fi network.
  7. Enter the Network SSID.
  8. Tap the Security drop-down menu.
  9. Tap one of the following options:
    • None
    • WEP
    • WPA Personal
    • WPA2 Personal
  10. If required, enter additional security settings.
  11. Tap Save.

 

Network - Add manually (Android 2.2)

How to manually add a new Wi-Fi network

 

To manually add a new Wi-Fi network, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  5. Tap Wi-Fi to select (turn on) the check box, if necessary.
  6. Scroll to the bottom and tap Add Wi-Fi network.
  7. Enter the Network SSID.
  8. Tap the Security drop-down menu.
  9. Tap one of the following options:
    • Open
    • WEP
    • WPA/WPA2 PSK
    • 802.1x EAP
  10. If required, enter password.
  11. Tap Save.

 

Network - Scan for / connect to available

How to scan for and connect to available Wi-Fi networks

 

To scan for and connect to available Wi-Fi networks, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  5. Tap Wi-Fi to select (turn on) the check box, if necessary.
  6. Tap the Menu key.
  7. Tap Scan.
  8. Tap the Wi-Fi network that you want to connect to.
  9. If required, enter a key or password.
  10. Tap Connect.

 

Network - Delete

How to delete a Wi-Fi network from the phone

 

To delete a Wi-Fi network, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  5. Tap the Wi-Fi network that are connected to and that you want to delete.
  6. Tap Forget.

 

Network - Edit details

How to edit the network details for an existing Wi-Fi profile

 

To edit network details, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  5. Tap the Menu key.
  6. Tap Advanced.
  7. Tap the following to adjust:
    • Wi-Fi sleep policy
    • Enable Auto IP
    • Use static IP


Router - Get security key

We’re sorry, but this feature is not supported.

 

Wi-Fi - Turn on / turn off

How to turn on and turn off Wi-Fi

 

To turn Wi-Fi on


  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi to select the check box to turn it on.

 

To turn Wi-Fi off


  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi to clear the check box to turn if ott.

 

Wi-Fi - Wireless coverage indicators

What are the wireless coverage indicators for Wi-Fi

 

To understand the different Wi-Fi coverage indicators on the display screen, refer to the following:

 

Icon

Description

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Connected to Wi-Fi network

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Wi-Fi network available

 

 

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Wi-Fi Calling

 

 

 

Wi-Fi Calling improves your coverage and allows you to make phone calls and send messages over an available Wi-Fi network. For billing and other details, read about Wi-Fi Calling.

 

When the Wi-Fi Calling feature is turned on, your phone displays the Wi-Fi Calling wifi%20calling%20icon.bmp icon on the Notification bar. To make a Wi-Fi call, you must be within range of a Wi-Fi network. If you move outside the range of the Wi-Fi network, the phone will make an audible beep and then the call will drop.

 

 

To turn on Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi Calling:

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  5. Tap the Wi-Fi check box to turn on Wi-Fi, if necessary.
  6. Tap to select the desired network.
  7. Enter the password, if necessary.
  8. Tap Connect.
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  10. Tap Settings.
  11. Tap Wireless & networks.
  12. Tap the Wi-Fi Calling check box to turn on Wi-Fi Calling.

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Set Connection Preference

 

To set the connection preference to Wi-Fi or cellular, follow these steps:

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap the Wi-Fi Calling check box to turn on Wi-Fi Calling, if necessary.
  5. Tap Wi-Fi Calling Settings.
  6. Tap Connection Preferences.
  7. Select one of the following options:
    • Wi-Fi Preferred: All calls are made over an available Wi-Fi network. If there are no available Wi-Fi networks, then calls are made over the cellular network.
    • Wi-Fi Only: All calls are made over a Wi-Fi network. If there are no available Wi-Fi networks, phone calls will not connect.
    • Cellular Preferred: All calls are made over the cellular network. If the cellular network is not available, then calls are made over an available Wi-Fi network.
  8. Tap OK.

 

 

 

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Wi-Fi Sharing (Android 2.2)

 

Your device can share its mobile data connection with up to five devices at once via Wi-Fi Sharing.

 

To use Wi-Fi Sharing, your unlimited data plan must include the Tethering and Wi-Fi Sharing add-on feature.

Connection Icons (Android 2.2)

When your device is sharing its data connection, an icon appears on the device’s Status bar.

 

Tethering - Not supported

We’re sorry, but this feature is not available on your device.

Wi-Fi Sharing (Android 2.2)

You can share the mobile data connection from your device with up to five devices at once by turning your phone into a portable Wi-Fi hotspot.

 

When your device is serving as a Wi-Fi hotspot, you cannot access the Internet via its Wi-Fi connection.

 

For more information, go to http://www.android.com/tether and click Sharing your mobile data connection.

 

Portable Wi-Fi hotspot turn on / off (Android 2.2)

To turn Wi-Fi hotspot on or off, follow these steps:

Turn on (Android 2.2)

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap 3G Mobile Hotspot.
  3. Tap 3G Mobile Hotspot to select (turn on) the check box.
  4. Tap OK.

Turn off (Android 2.2)

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap 3G Mobile Hotspot.
  3. Tap 3G Mobile Hotspot to clear (turn off) the check box.
  4. Tap OK.

 

Configure Portable Wi-Fi hotspot (Android 2.2)

To turn on Wi-Fi Sharing, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap 3G Mobile Hotspot.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Advanced.
  5. Tap Wi-Fi AP mode.
  6. Enter the name for the SSID
  7. Select and Tap WPA2.
  8. Tap the Password field.
  9. Enter your password.
  10. Tap Save.

Connect Using Wi-Fi Sharing (Android 2.2)

To connect a Wi-Fi mobile hotspot, follow these steps:

 

Note: When your device is serving as a Wi-Fi hotspot, you cannot access the Internet via its Wi-Fi connection.

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap 3G Mobile Hotspot.
  3. Tap the 3G Mobile Hotspot check box.
  4. Read the hotspot warning message.
  5. Tap OK.
  6. Enter the desired AP Settings.
  7. Enter Wireless password.
  8. Tap Save.
  9. If prompted read security warning, tap OK.
  10. From another device, connect to your device (SSID) using Wi-Fi sharing.
  11. Note: Your device’s default SSID is MB525.

 

 

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