Customization: Nokia Astound

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Customize (keys, name)

Alert tones

Settings groups called Profiles can be used to change the device’s behavior for different events or environments. A profile’s ringtones, message and mail alert tones, and key tones can all be customized.

 

To change a profile’s alert tones, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Help&Settings.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Tone profiles.
  5. Select one of the following profiles:
    • Normal
    • Silent
    • Meeting
    • Outdoor
    • Pager
    • Offline
  6. Tap Customize.
  7. Tap to change any of the following settings:
    • Ringtone
    • Ringing type
    • Ringing volume
    • Message alert tone
    • Key tones
    • Vibrating alert
    • Vibrating mail alert
    • Mail alert tone
    • Warning tones
    • Say caller’s name
    • 3-D ringtone effect
    • Touch screen vibration
    • Touch screen tones
    • Alert for(all calls)
    • Profile name

 

Greeting / name tag

 

To change the greeting or the name tag, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Help&Settings.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Phone.
  5. Tap Display.
  6. Tap Welcome note / logo.
  7. Select from one of the following options:
    • Default
    • Text
      • Tap text entry field to enter a welcome note, tap the Checkmark icon, then tap OK.
    • Image
      • Scroll to and select the desired image.

 

Program name and number

 

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

 

Shortcut keys

 

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

 

 

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Home screen

Add widget, shortcut, or folder

 

To add a widget, shortcut, or folder to any Home screen,follow these steps:

 

  1. Touch and hold any spot on any Home screen.
  2. Tap any field marked with the Add icon.
  3. Scroll to and select the desired widget, shortcut, or folder.
  4. Tap Done.

 

Move widget, shortcut, or folder

 

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

 

  1. Touch and hold any spot on any Home screen.
  2. Drag any field to a new location.
  3. Tap Done.

 

Remove widget, shortcut, or folder

 

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

 

  1. Touch and hold any spot on any Home screen.
  2. Tap the desired field.
  3. Tap Remove.
  4. Tap Done.

 

Available widgets

 

For a list of available widgets that can be added to any Home screen, refer to the following:

 

 

Available Widgets

BBC News | News Front Page | World Edition

Calendar

CNN.com delivers up-to-the-minute news…

Favorite contacts

Mail

NFC

Notifications

Phone setup

Play via Radio

Reuters: Top News

Search widget

Shortcuts

Slacker Widget

Social

Time and profile

Visual Voicemail

Wi-Fi Calling

 

Recover a Home Screen

 

  1. From the home screen, tap Options.
  2. Tap New home screen.
  3. Tap the + symbol to add applications.
  4. Tap Done.

 

 

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Ringtones

Change ringtone

 

To change the ringtone or melody, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Help&Settings.
  3. Tap Phone setup.
  4. Tap Personalize.
  5. Tap OK to leave phone name unchanged.
  6. Tap Ringtone.
  7. Select one of the following options:
    • Download sound clips
    • Tones
    • Songs
    • Sound clips
    • Off (to turn ringtone off)
  8. Scroll to and tap the desired file, then tap Select.
  9. Tap Continue.
  10. Tap Ready.

 

Delete ringtones

 

To delete downloaded ringtones, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Music.
  3. Tap Music player.
  4. Scroll to and touch and hold the file you want to delete.
  5. Tap Delete.
  6. Tap Yes.

 

Download ringtones

 

To download ringtones, follow these steps:

 

On a computer

 

Download the ringtone from My T-Mobile.

 

  1. On the device, a new text message will arrive.
  2. Tap Show.
  3. Tap the URL link in the message.
  4. Tap Buy.
  5. Tap Accept.
  6. When file has been saved to the device, tap Hide.
  7. Press the Menu key.
  8. Press the Menu key again.
  9. Tap Help & Settings.
  10. Tap Phone setup.
  11. Tap Personalize.
  12. Tap OK to leave phone name unchanged.
  13. Tap Ringtone.
  14. Tap Songs.
  15. Tap All songs and scroll to and tap the downloaded ringtone.
  16. Tap Select.

 

On the device

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Apps & Games.
  3. Tap T-Mobile Mall.
  4. Search or browse for the desired ringtone.
  5. Tap Buy.
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions.

 

Turn vibrate on / off

 

To turn vibrate on or off, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Help&Settings.
  3. Tap Phone setup.
  4. Tap Personalize.
  5. Tap OKto leave phone name unchanged.
  6. Tap Vibrating alertto turn vibrate on or off.

 

 

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Themes / Wallpaper

Screen saver - Set

 

To set, select, or change the screen saver on the display screen, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Help & Settings.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Themes.
  5. Tap Screen saver.
  6. Select from one of the following options:
    • None
    • Big clock

 

Theme - Set

 

To change themes for the device, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Help & Settings.
  3. Tap Phone setup.
  4. Tap Personalize.
  5. Tap OK to leave phone name unchanged.
  6. Tap Continue.
  7. Tap Theme.
  8. Select one of the following options:
    • Midnight Brown
    • Midnight Rose
    • Midnight Silver
  9. Or tap Download themeto select a theme from the Ovi store.

 

Theme - Set - Software Version 024.002

 

To change themes for the device, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Help & Settings.
  3. Tap Phone setup.
  4. Tap Personalize.
  5. Tap OK to leave phone name unchanged.
  6. Tap Continue.
  7. Tap Theme.
  8. Select one of the following options:
    • Midnight Brown
    • Midnight Rose
    • Midnight Silver
    • Nokia Default
  9. Or tap Download theme to select a theme from the Ovi store.

 

Wallpaper - Delete

 

To delete wallpaper images, follow these steps:

 

  1. From Home screen 3, tap the Photos wallpapericon.png icon.
  2. Scroll to and touch and hold the desired wallpaper image.
  3. Tap Delete.

 

Wallpaper - Delete - Software Version 024.002

 

To delete wallpaper images, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Photos.
  3. Tap Photos again.
  4. Scroll to and touch and hold the desired wallpaper image.
  5. Tap Delete.

 

Wallpaper - Download

 

To download wallpaper, follow these steps:

 

On a computer

 

Download the wallpaper from My T-Mobile.

 

  1. On the device, a new text message will arrive.
  2. Tap Show.
  3. Tap the URL link in the message.
  4. Tap Buy.
  5. Tap Accept.
  6. When file has been saved to the device, tap Hide.
  7. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  8. Tap Help & Settings.
  9. Tap Phone setup.
  10. Tap Personalize.
  11. Tap OKto leave phone name unchanged.
  12. Tap Continue.
  13. Tap Background image.
  14. Scroll to and tap the downloaded wallpaper image.

 

On a computer - Software Version 024.002

 

Download the wallpaper from My T-Mobile.

 

  1. On the device, a new text message will arrive.
  2. Tap Show.
  3. Tap the URL link in the message.
  4. Tap Buy.
  5. Tap Accept.
  6. When file has been saved to the device, tap Hide.
  7. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  8. Tap Help&Settings.
  9. Tap Phone setup.
  10. Tap Personalize.
  11. Tap OK to leave phone name unchanged.
  12. Tap Continue.
  13. Tap Background image.
  14. Scroll to and tap the downloaded wallpaper image.
  15. Tap Ready.

 

On the device

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Apps & Games.
  3. Tap T-Mobile Mall.
  4. Search or browse for the desired wallpaper.
  5. Tap Buy.
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions.

 

Wallpaper - Set

 

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Help & Settings.
  3. Tap Phone setup.
  4. Tap Personalize.
  5. Tap OK to leave phone name unchanged.
  6. Tap Continue.
  7. Tap Background image.
  8. Scroll to and tap the desired image.

 

Wallpaper - Set - Software Version 024.002

 

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Help & Settings.
  3. Tap Phone setup.
  4. Tap Personalize.
  5. Tap OK to leave phone name unchanged.
  6. Tap Continue.
  7. Tap Background image.
  8. Scroll to and tap the desired image.
  9. Tap Ready.

 

 

 

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