Customization: T-Mobile G1

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Customize (keys, name)

 

Accessibility

 

You can download and install accessibility plug-ins that respond to your actions, such as making a sound when a new window opens or vibrating when you navigate to the top of a list. To change accessibility settings, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch and slide the screen up.
  4. Touch Accessibility.
  5. Touch to select or clear the check boxes for different accessibility services.

    Note: The accessibility settings are only available if you have installed accessibility plug-ins.

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Greeting / name tag

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

 

Program name and number

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Shortcut keys

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Home Screen

 

Add widget, shortcut, or folder

 

To add a shortcut, application, or widget to the Home screen, follow these steps:

 

  1. Touch and hold a vacant spot on the Home screen.
  2. Tap Shortcuts, Widgets, or Folders.
  3. Tap the desired shortcut.

 

Note: You can add widgets to the space to the right or left of the Home screen. Touch and slide the Home screen to the left or right.

 

Quick search - Change search settings

 

To change the quick box search settings, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch Search.
  4. Under Quick Search Box, touch Clear search shortcuts to clear recently chosen search results.
  5. Touch Searchable items.
  6. Touch to select or clear the check boxes for:

 

  • Browser
  • Contacts
  • Apps
  • Music

 

 

The quick search widget on the Home screen provides an easy way to search sources such as bookmarks, browser history, contacts, and the Web. It learns which results are the most relevant, and displays them at the top of the search results. To access and search using the quick search box, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, touch the search box at the top of the screen.
  2. Enter your search.
  3. Touch a search result that displays beneath the search box, or touch the Search icon to search the Web.

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Remove widget, shortcut, or folder

 

To remove an application, shortcut, or widget from the Home screen, follow these steps:

 

  1. Touch and hold the icon that you want to remove.
  2. Touch and slide the icon to the trash can at the bottom of the screen.

 

 

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Ringtones and melodies

 

Change ring style

 

To change the ring type, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Sound & display.
  4. Tap one of the following options:

 

  • Silent mode to select or clear the check box.
  • Ringer volume:
  1. Touch and slide the volume slider to the right or left.
  2. If desired, tap Use incoming call volume for notifications to select or clear the check box.
  3. Tap OK.

 

  • Phone Vibrate to select or clear the check box.

 

Change ringtone

 

To change the ringtone or melody, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Sound & display.
  4. Tap Phone ringtone.
  5. Tap the desired ringtone.
  6. Tap OK.

 

Delete ringtones

 

We’re sorry, but this is not an available feature on your particular phone model.

 

Download using My T-Mobile

 

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Themes / Wallpaper

 

Screensaver – Set

 

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Theme - Set

 

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Wallpaper - Delete

 

To delete wallpaper images, follow these steps:

 

Note: You cannot delete preinstalled wallpaper images, You can only delete pictures that you set as wallpaper.

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications button.
  2. Tap the Gallery icon.
  3. Tap Camera pictures.
  4. Tap the desired picture.
  5. Press the Menu key.
  6. Tap Delete.
  7. Tap OK.

 

Wallpaper - Download using device

 

We’re sorry, but this is not an available feature on your particular phone model.

 

Wallpaper - Download using My T-Mobile

 

We’re sorry, but this is not an available feature on your particular phone model.

 

Wallpaper - Set

 

To change the wallpaper image that displays on the background of the display screen, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Wallpaper.
  3. Tap one of the following options:

 

  • Pictures to use a picture you took
  • Wallpaper gallery to use a pre-loaded wallpaper
  1. Tap Pictures.
  2. Tap the desired image.
  3. If you selected a pre-loaded wallpaper, touch and slide the square to the desired location.
  4. Tap Save.

 

 

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