First time use: Windows Phone 8X by HTC

Learn how to use the setup wizard on the Windows Phone 8X by HTC.





Prepare the battery and SIM card


Before using the device, you need to insert the battery and SIM card. To prepare the battery and SIM card, see these steps:




Setup wizard


After turning on your device the first time, you may see a setup wizard to help you set up your device. To do this initial setup, follow these steps:


  1. Tap get started.
  2. Select a language.
  3. Tap next.
  4. Tap accept to accept the Windows Phone Terms of Use.
  5. Select one of the following options:
    • recommended
    • custom
  6. If necessary, edit your country, time zone, today's date, and time.
    Note: The send location feature is selected by default. If desired, clear the check box to disable.
  7. Tap next.
  8. Select one of the following options:
    • sign in
    • create
    • Sign in later
  9. If desired, select to back up your information.
  10. When the applications have finished installing, tap next.
  11. Review the 'Almost done...' information, and then tap next.
  12. Review the 'Secure your phone' instructions, and then tap Next. Your Start screen will load.