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E-mail

 

Account - Add new POP3 or IMAP4 account (Android 1.6)

 

How to add a POP3 or IMAP e-mail account

 

To set up a POP3/IMAP4 e-mail account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap E-mail.
  2. Tap Other (POP3/IMAP4).   
      Note: If you already have an account set up, press the Menu key, and tap Manage Accounts, Add Account, and Other POP3/IMAP4.
  3. Enter your e-mail address.
  4. Tap the Password field.
  5. Enter your password.
  6. Tap Save.
  7. Tap OK.

 

Account - Add new POP3 or IMAP4 account (Android 2.1)

 

How to add a POP3 or IMAP e-mail account

 

To set up a POP3/IMAP4 e-mail account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap E-mail.
  2. Tap Other (POP3/IMAP4).

    Note: If you already have an account set-up, tap the Menu  key, and tap Manage Accounts, Add Account, and Other POP3/IMAP4.
  3. Enter your e-mail address.
  4. Tap the Password field.
  5. Enter your password.
  6. Tap Save.
  7. Tap OK.

 

Account - Add new Exchange e-mail account (Android 1.6)

 

How to add an Exchange e-mail account

 

To set up an e-mail account in the e-mail client, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap E-mail.
      Note:
    If you already have an account set up, press the Menu key, and tap Manage Accounts, Add Account, and Other POP3/IMAP4.
  2. Tap Exchange ActiveSync.
  3. Enter the e-mail address.
  4. Tap the Password field.
  5. Enter the password.
  6. Tap Manual.
  7. Tap the Server field.
  8. Enter the server address.
  9. Tap the User Name field.
  10. Enter your username.
  11. Tap the Domain field.
  12. Enter the network domain.
  13. Tap Next.
  14. Tap E-mail, Calendar, and Contacts to sync each one.
  15. Tap Save.

 

Account - Add new Exchange e-mail account (Android 2.1)

 

How to add an Exchange e-mail account

 

To set up an e-mail account in the e-mail client, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap E-mail.

    Note: If you already have an account set-up, tap the Menu key, and tap Manage Accounts, Add Account, and Other POP3/IMAP4.
  2. Tap Exchange ActiveSync.
  3. Enter the e-mail address.
  4. Tap the Password field.
  5. Enter the password.
  6. Tap Manual.
  7. Tap the Server field.
  8. Enter the server address.
  9. Tap the User Name field
  10. Enter your username.
  11. Tap the Domain field.
  12. Enter the network domain.
  13. Tap Next.
  14. Tap E-mail, Calendar, and Contacts to sync each one.
  15. Tap Save.

 

Account – Add more e-mail accounts (Android 1.6)

 

How to add more e-mail accounts

 

To add more e-mail accounts, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap E-mail.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Tap Add Account.
  4. Tap Exchange ActiveSync or Other (POP3/IMAP4).

Account – Add more e-mail accounts (Android 2.1)

 

How to add more e-mail accounts

 

To add more e-mail accounts, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap E-mail.
  2. Tap the Menu  key.
  3. Tap Add Account.
  4. Tap Exchange ActiveSync or Other (POP3/IMAP4).
  5. See how to add a POP3/IMAP4 account  or Exchange e-mail account.

 

 

Account - Add new Gmail account

 

How to add a Gmail account

 

To set up a Gmail account in the e-mail client, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap Gmail.
  2. Tap Next to set up your Google account.
  3. Tap Create.
  4. Tap the First name field.
  5. Enter your first name.
  6. Tap the Last name field.
  7. Enter your last name.
  8. Tap the Username field.
  9. Enter your username.
  10. Tap Done.
  11. Tap Next.
  12. Tap the Type a password field.
  13. Enter your password.
  14. Tap the Confirm password field.
  15. Re-enter your password.
  16. Tap Done.
  17. Tap Next.
  18. Tap Security question.
  19. Tap the desired question.
  20. Tap the Answer field.
  21. Enter the answer to the security question.
  22. Tap Next.
  23. Tap Done.
  24. Tap Create.
  25. Read the Google Terms of Service.
  26. Tap I agree, Next.
  27. Tap the text entry field to enter the security characters.
  28. Enter the characters that you see on the screen.
  29. Tap Done.
  30. Tap Next.

Account - Change settings (Android 1.6)

 

How to change e-mail account settings

 

To change the settings for an e-mail account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap Settings.
  2. Scroll to and tap Sync.
  3. Tap the e-mail account type.
  4. Tap the options to adjust sync settings.

Account - Change settings (Android 2.1)

 

How to change e-mail account settings

 

To change the settings for an e-mail account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap Settings.
  2. Tap Accounts & Sync.
  3. Tap the e-mail account.
  4. Tap the options to adjust sync settings.

 

Account - Delete email account

 

To delete an email account in the e-mail client, follow these steps:

 

 

  1. From the email inbox, press the Menu key.
  2. Select Manage Accounts.
  3. Select the email account you wish to delete. It will then show details of the account.
  4. While in this screen, press Menu again.
  5. Tap delete.

 

Account - Switch between accounts

 

How to switch between e-mail accounts

 

To switch between e-mail accounts, follow these steps:

 

From the inbox

 

  1. From the Inbox, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap View Accounts.
  3. Tap the e-mail account.

From the Application screen

 

  1. From the Application screen, tap E-mail.
  2. Tap the Left or Right Arrows at the top of the screen to move to other accounts.

Alert – Set incoming (Android 1.6)

 

How to turn on or turn off e-mail alerts from the phone

 

To turn on or turn off e-mail alerts, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap E-mail.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Tap Manage Accounts.
  4. Tap the e-mail account.
  5. Tap Account info.
  6. Tap E-mail Notifications to turn notifications on or off.

Alert – Set incoming (Android 2.1)

 

How to turn on or turn off e-mail alerts from the phone

 

To turn on or turn off e-mail alerts, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap Email.
  2. Tap the Menu  key.
  3. Tap Manage Accounts.
  4. Tap the e-mail account.
  5. Tap E-mail Notifications to turn notifications on or off.

 

Attachment - Add (Android 1.6)

 

How to attach media files to e-mail messages

 

To attach files to e-mail messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. While composing a message, tap 5457_46_43_cache.jpg.
  2. Locate and tap the file that you want to attach.
  3. Tap Done.

Attachment - Add (Android 2.1)

 

How to attach media files to e-mail messages

 

To attach files to e-mail messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. While composing a message, tap the Attachment 5457_46_43_cache.jpgicon.
  2. Navigate to and tap the file that you want to attach.
  3. Tap Done.

 

E-mail message - Delete (Android 1.6)

 

How to delete e-mail messages

 

To delete e-mail messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. While in the message, tap 5451_40_35_cache.jpg.
  2. Tap OK to delete.

E-mail message - Delete (Android 2.1)

 

How to delete e-mail messages

 

To delete e-mail messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. While in the message, tap the Trash can 5451_40_35_cache.jpg icon.
  2. Tap OK to delete.

 

E-mail message - Forward

 

How to forward e-mail messages

 

To forward e-mail messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. While in the message, tap Forward.
  2. Tap the To field.
  3. Enter the e-mail address.
  4. Tap Done.
  5. Tap the message body.
  6. Enter your message.
  7. Tap Send.

E-mail message - Read

 

How to read e-mail messages

 

To read e-mail messages, from the Inbox, tap the message to view.

E-mail message - Reply

 

How to reply to e-mail messages

 

To reply to e-mail messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. While in the message, tap Reply.
  2. Enter your message.
  3. Tap Send.

E-mail message - Send

 

How to send e-mail messages from the phone

 

To write and send e-mail messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Inbox, tap Compose.
  2. Enter the subject of the message.
  3. Tap the To field.
  4. Enter the e-mail address or tap Add from Contacts to select a contact.
  5. Tap Done.
  6. Tap the message body.
  7. Enter your message.
  8. Tap Send.

Folders – Switch between (Android 1.6)

 

How to switch between e-mail folders

 

To switch between e-mail folders within the e-mail account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Inbox, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap View Folders.
  3. Tap the folder to view.

Folders – Switch between (Android 2.1)

 

How to switch between e-mail folders

 

To switch between e-mail folders within the e-mail account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Inbox, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap View Folders.
  3. Tap the folder to view.

 

Inbox - Refresh

 

How to refresh the e-mail Inbox

 

To refresh the e-mail Inbox and download new messages, from the Inbox, tap 5459_27_29_cache.jpg.

 

 

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Instant Messaging

 

AOL® Instant Messenger™ (AIM®)

 

AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) is supported through Android Market

 

AIM is not provided with the device, but you may download it from Android Market. T-Mobile does not support third-party apps.

 

 

Google Talk

 

Add contact (Android 1.6)

 

How to add a contact for Google Talk

 

To add a contact for Google Talk, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Friends list, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Add friend.
  3. Tap the Send chat invitation to field.
  4. Enter the contact’s e-mail address.
  5. Tap the lower left icon to minimize the keyboard.
  6. Tap Send invitation.

 

Add contact (Android 2.1)

 

How to add a contact for Google Talk

 

To add a contact for Google Talk, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Friends list, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Add friend.
  3. Tap the Send chat invitation to field.
  4. Enter the contact’s e-mail address.
  5. Tap the lower left icon to minimize the keyboard.
  6. Tap Send invitation.

 

Block contact (Android 1.6)

 

How to block Google Talk instant messages (IM)

 

To block instant messages (IM) in Google Talk, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Friends list, press the Menu key.
  2. Touch and hold the friend you want to block.
  3. Tap Block friend.

    Note: To unblock, press the Menu key. Tap Blocked. Tap the friend you want to unblock. Tap OK.

 

Block contact (Android 2.1)

 

How to block Google Talk instant messages (IM)

 

To block instant messages (IM) in Google Talk, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Friends list, touch and hold the friend you want to block.
  2. Tap Block friend.
    Note:
    To unblock, tap the Menu  key. Tap Blocked. Tap the friend you want to unblock. Tap OK.

 

Delete contact (Android 1.6)

 

How to delete a contact for Google Talk

 

To delete a contact for Google Talk, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Friends list, press the Menu key.
  2. Touch and hold the friend you want to delete.
  3. Tap Remove friend.
  4. Tap OK.

 

Delete contact (Android 2.1)

 

How to delete a contact for Google Talk

 

To delete a contact for Google Talk, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Friends list, tap the Menu key.
  2. Touch and hold the friend you want to delete.
  3. Tap Remove friend.
  4. Tap OK.

 

Log in / log out (Android 1.6)

 

How to sign in to or sign out of Google Talk

 

To sign in to or sign out of Google Talk, follow these steps:

 

Sign in

 

From the Application tray, tap Google Talk to automatically sign in.

 

Sign out

 

  1. From the Friends list, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Sign out.

 

Log in / log out (Android 2.1)

 

How to sign in to or sign out of Google Talk

 

To  sign in to or sign out of Google Talk, follow these steps:

 

Sign  in

 

From the Application tray, tap Google  Talk to automatically sign in.

 

Sign out

 

  1. From the  Friends list, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Sign  out.

 

Send message to contact

 

How to send instant messages (IM) to a listed contact for Google Talk

 

To send instant messages (IM) to a contact for Google Talk, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Friends list, tap the friend you want to send the message to.
  2. Tap Type to compose.
  3. Enter your message.
  4. Tap Send.

 

Send message to unlisted contact - Not supported

 

Sending messages to unlisted contacts is not supported

 

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

 

Set away status (Android 1.6)

 

How to set away status in Google Talk

 

To set away status for Google Talk, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Friends list, tap the dot to the right of your icon.
  2. Tap Busy.

 

Set away status (Android 2.1)

 

How to set away status in Google Talk

 

To set away status for Google Talk, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Friends list, tap the Status (dot) icon.
  2. Tap Busy.

ICQ® instant messenger

 

ICQ instant messenger is supported through Android Market

 

ICQ instant messenger is not provided with the device, but you may download it from Android Market. T-Mobile does not support third-party apps.

 

Windows Live™ Messenger

 

Windows Live Messenger is supported through Android Market

 

Windows Live Messenger is not provided with the device, but you may download it from Android Market. T-Mobile does not support third-party apps.

 

 

Yahoo!® Messenger

 

Yahoo Messenger is supported through Android Market

 

Yahoo! Messenger is not provided with the device, but you may download it from Android Market. T-Mobile does not support third-party apps.

 

 

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MMS (picture / video messaging)

Delete message (Android 1.6)

 

How to delete picture or video messages (MMS)

 

To delete picture messages (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap Messaging.
  2. Touch and hold the message or thread you want to delete.
  3. Press the Menu key.
  4. Tap Delete Message or Delete Thread.
  5. Tap OK.

Delete message (Android 2.1)

 

How to delete picture or video messages (MMS)

 

To delete picture or video messages (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap Messaging.
  2. Touch and hold the message or thread you want to delete.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Delete Message or Delete Thread.
  5. Tap OK.

 

Read messages

 

How to read or view picture messages (MMS)

 

To read or view picture or video messages (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap Messaging.
  2. Tap the message you want to view.

 

Send picture - Saved (Android 1.6)

 

How to send saved pictures as picture messages (MMS)

 

To send saved pictures as picture messages (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap Gallery.
  2. Tap the picture you wish to send.
  3. Tap the Envelope icon near the bottom of the screen.
  4. Tap one of the following:

    • E-mail to send the picture to an e-mail address.
    • Facebook to send the picture to Facebook.
    • Gmail to send the picture to a Gmail account.
    • Messaging to send via picture messaging.
    • My Album to send the picture to Album.
    • Picasa to upload the picture to Picasa.

  5. Tap Send.

 

Send picture - Saved (Android 2.1)

 

How to send saved pictures as picture messages (MMS)

 

To send saved pictures as picture messages (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap Gallery.
  2. Tap the picture you wish to send.
  3. Tap the Envelope icon.
  4. Tap one of the following:
    • Bluetooth to send the picture to other Bluetooth enabled devices.
    • Email to send the picture to an e-mail address.
    • Facebook to send the picture to a Facebook account.
    • Gmail to send the picture to a Gmail account.
    • Messaging to send via picture messaging.
    • MySpace to send the picture to a MySpace account.
    • Picasa to upload the picture to Picasa.
    • Twitter to send the picture to a Twitter account.
  5. Tap Send.

 

Send picture - Take new ( Android 1.6)

 

How to take and send picture messages (MMS)

 

To take and send picture messages (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. Press the Camera key on the right side of the phone.
  2. Frame the subject.
  3. Press the Camera key to take the picture.
  4. Tap the Envelope icon.
  5. Tap one of the following:

    • E-mail to send the picture to an e-mail address.
    • Facebook to send the picture to Facebook.
    • Gmail to send the picture to a Gmail account.
    • Messaging to send via picture messaging.
    • My Album to send the picture to Album.
    • Picasa to upload the picture to Picasa.
  6. Tap Send.

 

Send picture - Take new ( Android 2.1)

 

How to take and send picture messages (MMS)

 

To take and send picture messages (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. Press the Camera key on the right side of the phone.
  2. Frame the subject.
  3. Press the Camera key to take the picture.
  4. Tap the Envelope icon.
  5. Tap one of the following:
    • Bluetooth to send the picture to other Bluetooth enabled devices.
    • Email to send the picture to an e-mail address.
    • Facebook to send the picture to a Facebook account.
    • Gmail to send the picture to a Gmail account.
    • Messaging to send via picture messaging.
    • MySpace to send the picture to a MySpace account.
    • Picasa to upload the picture to Picasa.
    • Twitter to send the picture to a Twitter account.
  6. Tap Send.

 

Send video - Saved (Android 1.6)

 

How to send saved videos as videos messages (MMS)

 

To saved videos as video messages (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap Gallery.
  2. Tap the video you want to send.
  3. Tap the Envelope icon near the bottom of the screen.
  4. Tap one of the following:
    • E-mail to send the picture to an e-mail address.
    • Facebook to send the picture to Facebook.
    • Gmail to send the picture to a Gmail account.
    • Messaging to send via picture messaging.
    • My Album to send the picture to My Album.
    • Picasa to upload the picture to Picasa.
  5. Tap Send.

Send video - Saved (Android 2.1)

 

How to send saved videos as videos messages (MMS)

 

To save videos as video messages (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Application tray, tap Gallery.
  2. Tap the video you want to send.
  3. Tap the Envelope icon near the bottom of the screen.
  4. Tap one of the following:
    • Bluetooth to send the picture to other Bluetooth enabled devices.
    • Email to send the picture to an e-mail address.
    • Facebook to send the picture to a Facebook account.
    • Gmail to send the picture to a Gmail account.
    • Messaging to send via picture messaging.
    • MySpace to send the picture to a MySpace account.
    • Picasa to upload the picture to Picasa.
    • Twitter to send the picture to a Twitter account.
  5. Tap Send.

     

    Send video - Take new (Android 1.6)

     

    How to take and send video messages (MMS)

     

    To take and send video messages (MMS), follow these steps:

     

    1. Press the Camera key on the right side of the phone.
    2. Frame the subject.
    3. Tap 5452_40_37_cache.jpg to record.
    4. Tap 5453_40_37_cache.jpg to stop.
    5. Tap the Envelope icon.
    6. Tap one of the following:

      • E-mail to send the picture to an e-mail address.
      • Facebook to send the picture to Facebook.
      • Gmail to send the picture to a Gmail account.
      • Messaging to send via picture messaging.
      • My Album to send the picture to My Album.
      • Picasa to upload the picture to Picasa.
    7. Tap Send.

     

    Send video - Take new (Android 2.1)

     

    How to take and send video messages (MMS)

     

    To take and send video messages (MMS), follow these steps:

     

    1. Press the Camera key on the right side of the phone.
    2. Frame the subject.
    3. To record, tap the red round Record 5452_40_37_cache.jpg icon.
    4. To stop recording, tap the white square Stop 5453_40_37_cache.jpg icon.
    5. Tap the Envelope icon.
    6. Tap one of the following:
      • Bluetooth to send the picture to other Bluetooth enabled devices.
      • Email to send the picture to an e-mail address.
      • Facebook to send the picture to a Facebook account.
      • Gmail to send the picture to a Gmail account.
      • Messaging to send via picture messaging.
      • MySpace to send the picture to a MySpace account.
      • Picasa to upload the picture to Picasa.
      • Twitter to send the picture to a Twitter account.
    7. Tap Send.

     

    Voice Notes – Not Supported

     

    Voice Notes are not supported

     

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

     

     

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    SMS (text messaging)

     

    Add service center number - Not supported

     

    Adding a service center number is not supported

     

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

    Delete message

     

    How to delete text messages (SMS)

     

    To delete text messages (SMS), follow these steps:

     

    All threads

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Messaging.
    2. Press the menu key.
    3. Tap Delete threads.
    4. A notice alerts you 'All threads will be deleted'. Tap OK.

     

    Message

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Messaging.
    2. Open the thread containing the message you wish to delete.
    3. Touch and hold the message.
    4. Tap Delete Message.
    5. Tap OK.

    Read message

     

    How to read text messages (SMS)

     

    To read text messages (SMS), follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Messaging.
    2. Tap the message.

    Send message

     

    How to write and send text messages (SMS)

     

    To write and send text messages (SMS), follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Messaging.
    2. Tap New Text Message.
    3. Enter your message.
    4. Tap the To field.
    5. Enter the phone number or tap a contact in the Contacts list.
    6. Tap Done.
    7. Tap Send.

     

     

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    Social Networking – Ciao!

     

    Register phone with Ciao! (Android 1.6)

     

    How to register your phone with Ciao!

     

    Ciao! is a location-based social networking application that integrates friend-finding networks. As a Ciao! user, you can share location and status with others in your network. These services are not available in all areas, and a data connection is required. Regular data usage charges apply.

     

    To register, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!.
    2. At the Welcome screen, tap OK.
    3. Tap Create New Account.
    4. Read the Terms of Use.
    5. Tap Accept.
    6. Tap the Username field to open the keyboard.
    7. Enter your username.
    8. Tap the Password field.
    9. Enter your password.
    10. Tap the Retype Password field.
    11. Re-enter your password to confirm.
    12. Tap Next.
    13. Tap the First Name field.
    14. Enter your first name, last name, e-mail address, country, and mobile number.
    15. Tap Register.
    16. Tap OK. A text message is sent to your phone.
    17. Open the message.
    18. Tap the link to validate your account.
    19. Tap I Agree.
    20. Tap Next.
    21. Enter your display name.
    22. Tap OK.
    23. Tap Manual or Automatic for location updates.
    24. Tap Done.
    25. Read of the Terms of Service.
    26. Tap Accept.

     

    Register phone with Ciao! (Android 2.1)

     

    How to register your phone with Ciao!

     

    Ciao! is a location-based social networking application that integrates friend-finding networks. As a Ciao! user, you can share location and status with others in your network. These services are not available in all areas, and a data connection is required. Regular data usage charges apply.

     

    To register, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!
    2. At the Welcome screen, tap OK.
    3. Tap Create New Account.
    4. Read the Terms of Use.
    5. Tap Accept.

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    6. Tap the Username field to open the keyboard.
    7. Enter your username.
    8. Tap the Password field.
    9. Enter your password.
    10. Tap the Retype Password field.
    11. Re-enter your password to confirm.
    12. Tap Next.
    13. Tap the First Name field.
    14. Enter your first name, last name, e-mail address, country, and mobile number.
    15. Tap Register.
    16. Tap OK. A text message is sent to your phone.
    17. Open the message.
    18. Tap the link to validate your account.
    19. Tap OK.
    20. Tap I Agree.
    21. Tap Next.
    22. Enter your display name.
    23. Tap OK.
    24. Tap Manual or Automatic for location updates.
    25. Tap Done.
    26. Read of the Terms of Service.
    27. Tap Accept.

     

    Sign in to Ciao!

     

    How to sign in to Ciao!

     

    To sign in after you have disabled Ciao!, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Applications tray, tap Ciao!.
    2. Tap I Agree.
    3. Tap Next.
    4. Enter your display name.
    5. Select Manual or Automatic for location updates.
    6. Tap Done.
    7. Tap Accept.

     

    Invite a friend (Android 1.6)

     

    How to invite a friend to Ciao!

     

    You can invite friends who have signed up to Ciao!. Your friend must accept the invitation before you can receive location updates from that friend. To invite a friend, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!.
    2. Tap Invite.
    3. Tap one of the following:

    • Choose from Contacts
    • Enter Phone Number
    • Enter E-mail Address

    Invite a friend (Android 2.1)

     

    How to invite a friend to Ciao!

     

    You can invite friends who have signed up to Ciao! Your friend must accept the invitation before you can receive location updates from that friend. To invite a friend, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!
    2. Tap Invite.
    3. Tap one of the following:
      • Choose from Contacts
      • Enter Phone Number
      • Enter E-mail Address


    View friends (Android 1.6)

     

    Your list of friends displays the status of, the distance to, and the direction to your friends.

     

    To view, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!.
    2. Tap a friend. The location for the friend appears on the map.
    3. To view all friends on the map, tap View Map.

     

    View friends (Android 2.1)

     

    Your list of friends displays the status of, the distance to, and the direction to your friends.

     

    To view, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!
    2. Tap a friend. The location for the friend appears on the map.
    3. To view all friends on the map, tap View Map.

     

    Send message to a friend (Android 1.6)

     

    How to send a message with Ciao!

     

    To send a message with Ciao!, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!.
    2. Tap a friend.
    3. Tap Message.
    4. Enter a message.
    5. Tap Send.

     

    Send message to a friend (Android 2.1)

     

    How to send a message with Ciao!

     

    To send a message with Ciao! follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!
    2. Tap a friend.
    3. Tap Message.
    4. Enter a message.
    5. Tap Send.

     

    Send a location update (Android 1.6)

     

    How to send a location update with Ciao!

     

    To send a location update with Ciao!, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!.
    2. Tap My Details.
    3. Tap Send Update.

     

    Send a location update (Android 2.1)

     

    How to send a location update with Ciao!

     

    To send a location update with Ciao! follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!
    2. Tap My Details.
    3. Tap Send Update.

     

    Update your status (Android 1.6)

     

    How to update your status with Ciao!

     

    To update your status with Ciao!, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!.
    2. Tap My Details.
    3. Tap Change Status.
    4. Enter a new status.
    5. Tap Done.

     

    Update your status (Android 2.1)

     

    How to update your status with Ciao!

     

    To update your status with Ciao! follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!
    2. Tap My Details.
    3. Tap Change Status.
    4. Enter a new status.
    5. Tap OK.

     

    Start route to a friend’s location (Android 1.6)

     

    How to start the route to a friend’s location with Ciao!

     

    To start the route with Ciao!, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!.
    2. Tap a friend.
    3. Tap Go!.

     

    Start route to a friend’s location (Android 2.1)

     

    How to start the route to a friend’s location with Ciao!

     

    To start the route with Ciao! follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!
    2. Tap a friend.
    3. Tap Go!

     

    Remove a friend (Android 1.6)

     

    How to remove a friend from Ciao!

     

    To remove a friend from Ciao!, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!.
    2. Tap a friend.
    3. Tap the information balloon.
    4. Press the Menu key.
    5. Tap Remove Friend.
    6. Tap Yes.

     

    Remove a friend (Android 2.1)

     

    How to remove a friend from Ciao!

     

    To remove a friend from Ciao! follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!
    2. Tap a friend.
    3. Tap the information balloon.
    4. Tap the Menu key.
    5. Tap Remove Friend.
    6. Tap Yes.

     

    Disable Ciao! (Android 1.6)

     

    How to disable Ciao!

     

    To disable Ciao!, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!.
    2. Press the Menu key.
    3. Tap Privacy.
    4. Press the Menu key.
    5. Tap Disable Ciao!.
    6. Tap OK.

     

    Disable Ciao! (Android 2.1)

     

    How to disable Ciao!

     

    To disable Ciao! follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Ciao!
    2. Tap the Menu  key.
    3. Tap Privacy.
    4. Tap the Menu key.
    5. Tap Disable Ciao!
    6. Tap OK.

     

     

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    Social Networking - Facebook

     

    Alerts (Android 1.6)

     

    How to check alerts on Facebook

     

    To check alerts on Facebook, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Facebook home screen, press the Menu key.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap Notifications to place a checkmark to turn notification active if needed.
    4. Scroll to and tap the following:
    • Vibrate to turn vibrate on for incoming notifications
    • Phone LED to turn LED light on when receiving notifications
    • Notification ringtone to select a ringtone for incoming notifications

     

    Alerts (Android 2.1)

     

    How to check alerts on Facebook

     

    To check alerts on Facebook, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Facebook home screen, tap the Menu key.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap Notifications to place a checkmark to turn notification active if needed.
    4. Under Notification settings, tap one of the following:
      • Vibrate to turn vibrate on for incoming notifications
      • Phone LED to turn LED light on when receiving notifications
      • Notification ringtone to select a ringtone for incoming notifications

     

    Comments

     

    How to view page comments on Facebook

     

    To view page comments on Facebook, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Facebook home screen, tap News feed.
    2. Tap on a post.
    3. Tap the Write a comment field.
    4. Enter your comment.
    5. Tap Comment.
    6. Tap Comment again.

     

    Friends

     

    How to search friends

     

    To search friends on Facebook, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Facebook home screen, tap Friends.
    2. Enter the friend’s name to view.

     

    Inbox (Android 1.6)

     

    How to check your inbox on Facebook

     

    To check your inbox, from the Facebook home screen, tap News feed to view the Inbox.

     

    Inbox (Android 2.1)

     

    How to check your inbox on Facebook

     

    To check your inbox, from the Facebook home screen, tap Messages to view the Inbox.

     

    Log in / out (Android 1.6)

     

    How to log in/out of Facebook

     

    To log in or out of Facebook, follow these steps:

     

    Log in

     

    1. From the Application tray, scroll to and tap Facebook.
    2. Tap I agree.
    3. Tap the Email field.
    4. Enter your e-mail address.
    5. Tap the Password field.
    6. Enter your password.
    7. Tap Login.
    8. Tap Finish.

     

    Log out

     

    1. From the Facebook home screen, press the Menu key.
    2. Tap Logout.
    3. Tap Yes.

     

    Log in / out (Android 1.6)

     

    How to log in/out of Facebook

     

    To log in or out of Facebook, follow these steps:

     

    Log in

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Facebook.
    2. Tap I agree.
    3. Tap the Email field.
    4. Enter your e-mail address.
    5. Tap the Password field.
    6. Enter your password.
    7. Tap Login.
    8. Tap Finish.

     

    Log out

     

    1. From the Facebook home screen, tap the Menu  key.
    2. Tap Logout.
    3. Tap Yes.

     

    View

     

    How to view friends on Facebook

     

    To view your friends, from the Facebook home screen, tap Friends.

     

     

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    Social Networking - MySpace

     

    MySpace

     

    MySpace is not supported by T-Mobile

     

    You may download an app that supports MySpace from the Android Market, but T-Mobile does not support this on your particular phone model.

     

     

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    Social Networking - Twitter

     

    Twitter

     

    Twitter is not supported by T-Mobile

    You may download an app that supports MySpace from the Android Market, but T-Mobile does not support this on your particular phone model.

     

     

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    Text entry

     

    On-screen keyboard - Use (Android 1.6)

     

    How to use the on-screen keyboard

     

    The on-screen QWERTY keyboard allows you to tap the screen to enter characters. You can rotate your phone to use the keyboard in landscape mode or portrait mode. To use the buttons on the keyboard, refer to the following:

     

    • Touch and hold 5462_52_40_cache.jpg to select commonly used punctuation.

    • Tap 5463_59_43_cache.jpg to backspace.

    • Tap 5464_46_42_cache.jpg to shift. Touch and hold to turn on caps lock.

    • Tap 5465_46_48_cache.jpg to close the keyboard.

    • Tap 5466_52_38_cache.jpg to switch to number and symbol mode.

    • Tap Messaging Image 11.jpg to enter.

    • Tap 5468_96_35_cache.jpg to add a space.

     

    On-screen keyboard - Use (Android 2.1)

     

    How to use the on-screen keyboard

     

    The on-screen QWERTY keyboard allows you to tap the screen to enter characters. You can rotate your phone to use the keyboard in landscape mode or portrait mode. To use the keys on the keyboard, refer to the following:

     

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    • Touch and hold    5462_52_40_cache.jpg to select commonly used punctuation.
    • Tap 5463_59_43_cache.jpg to backspace.
    • Tap 5464_46_42_cache.jpg  to shift. Touch and hold to turn on caps lock.
    • Tap 5465_46_48_cache.jpg  to close the keyboard.
    • Tap 5466_52_38_cache.jpg  to switch to number and symbol mode.
    • Tap 5467_59_37_cache.jpg to enter.
    • Tap 5468_96_35_cache.jpg to add a space.

     

    Copy, cut, and paste

     

    How to cut, copy, or paste text

     

    To cut, copy, or paste text in a text field or message, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the text messaging screen, touch and hold the text.
    2. Tap one of the following:

    • Select text
      Touch and drag the text that you want to select.

    • Cut all
    • Copy all

    1. Touch and drag your finger along the text that you want to copy.
    2. Touch and hold the location where you want to paste the text.
    3. Tap Paste.

    Delete text

     

    How to delete or erase text

     

    To delete or erase text from a text field or message, tap  to backspace and delete.

    Enter symbols and numbers

     

    How to enter symbols or numbers in a text field

     

    To insert punctuation, numbers, and symbols while entering text on the phone, tap  and tap the desired number or symbol.

     

    On-screen keyboard settings (Android 1.6)

     

    How to adjust on-screen keyboard settings

     

    To adjust on-screen keyboard settings, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Settings.
    2. Scroll to and tap Display.
    3. Tap Orientation to switch keyboard orientation automatically when rotating the phone.

     

    On-screen keyboard settings (Android 2.1)

     

    How to adjust on-screen keyboard settings

     

    To adjust on-screen keyboard settings, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Application tray, tap Settings.
    2. Tap Audio & Display.
    3. Tap Orientation to switch keyboard orientation automatically when rotating the phone.

     

     

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    Text to speech

     

    Text to speech - Not supported

     

    Text to speech is not supported

     

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

     

     

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