Set up the device: T-Mobile Prism II

Learn how to set up the time, date, and language on the T-Mobile Prism II. Find out more on this page.

 

Developer options

Language

First time use

Time & date

 

 

Developer options

Turn off developer options

If developer options are turned on, it can cause errors when connecting to computers or other problems. To turn off all developer options, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. If necessary, tap the All tab.
  4. Scroll to 'SYSTEM,' and tap Developer options.
  5. Tap the Developer options switch to turn off.

 

 

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Language

Change language

To change the language of the device and menus, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. If necessary, tap the All tab.
  4. Scroll to 'PERSONAL,' and tap Language & input.
  5. Tap Language.
  6. Select the desired language.

 

 

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First time use

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. Select a language.
  2. Tap Start.
  3. Perform one of the following options:
    • Set up your Google account now
      1. Tap Yes.
      2. Follow the on-screen prompts to sign in to your account.
    • Create a Google account now
      1. Tap No.
      2. Tap Get an account.
      3. Follow the on-screen prompts to create a new account.
    • Skip setting up your Google account
      1. Tap No.
      2. Tap Not now.
  4. Select or clear the Wi-Fi and mobile network location check box.
  5. Tap the Down arrow.
  6. Select or clear the Google apps location check box.
  7. Tap the Next arrow.
  8. Enter your first name, then tap the Down arrow.
  9. Enter your last name, then tap the Next arrow.
  10. Review the 'Google services' screen, and then tap the Next arrow.
  11. Tap Finish.
  12. Review the 'System Manager Application' screen, and then tap Close.

 

 

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Time & date

Auto-update time (NITZ)

To set the device clock to automatically update based on what time zone it is in, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. If necessary, tap the All tab.
  4. Scroll to 'SYSTEM,' and then tap Date & time.
  5. Tap the Automatic time zone check box to turn on this feature.

 

 

Set time & date

To set the time and date of the device clock, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. If necessary, tap the All tab.
  4. Scroll to 'SYSTEM,' and then tap Date & time.
  5. If necessary, turn off Automatic date & time.
  6. Tap Set date.
  7. Enter the month, day, and year.
  8. Tap Done.
  9. Tap Set time.
  10. Enter the hour, minute, and then select AM or PM.
  11. Tap Done.

 

 

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