Customization: HTD HD2

Table of contents

 

Customize (keys, name)

Change Language

 

To change the language on the device, follow these steps:

 

Note: Changing the language will not change all the interface items on the device screens, but will display the date and currency for the language/region selected.

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Start, Settings.
  2. Tap Locale& text.
  3. Tap Location.
  4. Under Region, tap the desired language.
  5. Tap Done.
  6. In the Settings pop up, tap OK.
  7. Turn the device off and back on to apply the new language setting.

Greeting / name tag

 

Changing the greeting or name tag is not supported

 

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

 

Program name and number

 

How to program your own name and number

 

To program your name and number, follow these steps:

 

Note: This feature is a storage location for your phone numbers. Although you can program your number with the following procedure, your actual phone number is not affected. These settings are programmed in the SIM card and cannot be changed.

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Phone.
  2. Tap All people.
  3. Tap My Contact card.
  4. Enter your name, phone number, and any additional information.
  5. Tap Done.

 

Shortcut keys

 

How to customize the shortcut keys

 

To change the function of the soft keys, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Menu.
  4. Tap All Settings.
  5. Tap Personal.
  6. Tap Buttons.
  7. Tap Send key (Hold).
  8. Tap the Assign a program drop-down menu.
  9. Tap the desired program.
  10. Tap OK in the upper-right corner of the screen.

 

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Home screen

How to add a widget, shortcut, or folder from the Home screen

 

To add a widget, shortcut, or folder from the Home screen, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap an empty quick link square.
    Note: Touch and slide the screen upward to display more quick links.
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  2. Tap one of the following:  
    • Program
    • Contact
    • Bookmark
  3. Tap the desired item to create a quick link.

 

Change weather location

 

How to change the weather location on the Home screen.

 

To change the weather location on the Home screen, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
  2. Slide left or right to the Weather tab.
  3. Tap Menu.
  4. Tap Add Location.
  5. Enter the desired location.
  6. Tap the location when it appears below the text box.

 

 

How to move a widget, shortcut, or folder from the Home screen

 

To move a widget, shortcut, or folder from the Home screen, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Menu.
  2. Tap Remove Quick Links.
  3. Tap the link(s) you wish to remove.
  4. Tap Done.

 

 

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Ringtones

Change ring style

How to change the ring style or ring type

 

To change the ring type, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Sound & Display.
  4. Tap Ring type.
  5. Tap one of the following options:  
    • Ring
    • Ring Once
    • Increasing Ring
    • Vibrate Only
    • Vibrate then Ring
    • Vibrate and Ring

 

To set custom notifications for specific incoming alerts, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Menu.
  4. Tap All Settings.
  5. Tap Sounds & Notifications
  6. Tap Notifications tab
  7. Select the Event type from dropdown menu
  8. Select the Ring Type or Ring Tone dropdown for that event.
  9. Tap OK

 

Change ringtone

 

How to change the ringtone or melody

 

To change the ringtone or melody, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Sound & Display.
  4. Tap Ringtone.
  5. Tap the desired ringtone.
  6. Tap Done.

 

Delete ringtones

 

How to delete MegaTones, HiFi Ringers, and Voices and Sounds

 

To delete downloaded ringtones, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
  2. Tap File Explorer.
  3. Tap the drop-down menu on the upper-left side of the screen.
  4. Tap My Device.
  5. Tap My Documents.
  6. Touch and hold the downloaded ringtone.
  7. Tap Delete.
  8. Tap Yes.

 

Download via Phone (Postpaid)

 

How to download ringtones from the device

 

To download ringtones from the device, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
  2. Tap Internet Explorer.
  3. Tap Favorite.
  4. Tap Download Ringtones.

 

Download via Computer

 

How to download MegaTones, HiFi Ringers, and Voices and Sounds from T-Mobile.com

 

To download ringtones from T-Mobile.com on a computer, follow these steps:

 

  1. On a computer, navigate to T-Mobile.com and select a ringtone to download.
      Note: You may be required to purchase certain ringtones.
  2. On your phone, tap the Messages tab.
  3. Tap All Messages.
  4. Tap WAP Push.
  5. Tap the Download link.
  6. Tap Download.
  7. Tap the link to download the ringtone.
  8. Tap Save As….
  9. Tap Save.
  10. Navigate to where the ringtone is saved.
      Note: The default location is Start, File Explorer, My Documents.
  11. Touch and hold the ringtone.
  12. Tap Set as ringtone.

 

Keypad tones

To turn off and on keypad tones, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Start, Settings.
  2. Tap Menu, All Settings.
  3. Tap Personal.
  4. Tap Phone.
  5. Tap the Keypad drop-down to select one of the following options:
    • Long tones
    • Short tones
    • Off
  6. Tap OK in the upper right corner.

 

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Themes / Wallpaper

Screen saver - Set

 

Screen savers are not supported, but you can set a wallpaper for your lock screen.

 

To change the lock wallpaper, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Personalize.
  4. Tap Lock Screen Wallpaper.
  5. Select and tap photo.

 

Theme - Set

How to set, select, or change themes

 

To change the theme, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Menu.
  4. Tap All Settings.
  5. Tap Today.
  6. Tap one of the following options:  
    • Classic Blue
    • DVF green
    • Isaac Mizrahi purple
    • Rock and Republic black
    • Ron Arad orange
    • T-Mobile
    • Vera Wang red
  7. If desired, tap Use this picture as the background to select the check box.
  8. Tap OK in the upper-right corner to save.

 

Notes

 

Wallpaper - Delete

Deleting wallpaper images is not supported

 

We're sorry, but this is not an available feature on your particular phone model. You cannot delete preinstalled wallpaper images. You can only delete photos that you have taken or downloaded.

 

Wallpaper - Download via Phone (Postpaid)

 

How to download wallpaper from the device

 

To download wallpaper from the device, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
  2. Tap Internet Explorer.
  3. Tap Favorite.
  4. Tap Browser Wallpaper.

 

Wallpaper - Download via Computer

How to download wallpaper from T-Mobile.com

 

To download wallpaper from T-Mobile.com on a computer, follow these steps:

 

  1. On a computer download the ringtone, then perform one of the following:  
  2. On your phone, tap the Messages tab.
  3. Tap All Messages.
  4. Tap WAP Push.
  5. Tap the Download now message.
  6. Tap Download.
  7. Tap the link to download the wallpaper.
  8. Tap Save As….
  9. Tap Save.
  10. From the Home screen, tap Menu.
  11. Tap Home Wallpaper.
  12. Tap Animated Wallpaper.
  13. Tap Albums.
  14. Tap My Device.
  15. Tap My Pictures.
  16. Tap the downloaded image to set as wallpaper.

 

Wallpaper - Set

 

How to set, select, or change wallpaper

 

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Menu.
  2. Tap Home Wallpaper.
  3. Tap Weather Wallpaper or Animated Wallpaper.
  4. Perform one of the following actions:  
    • To use a preloaded wallpaper, tap the desired wallpaper.
    • To use a photo you took, tap Albums, navigate the desired folder and image, and tap the image.

 

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