Set up the device: Windows Phone 8X by HTC

Learn how to set up the time, date, and language on the Windows Phone 8X by HTC. Find out more on this page:

 

Developer options

Language

First time use

Time & date

 

 

Developer options

Turn off developer options

We're sorry, but developer options are not available on this device.

 

 

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Language

Change language

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

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll down to and tap language+region.
  4. Tap the Phone language field.
  5. Select the desired language.

 

 

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First time use

Prepare the SIM card

Before using the device, you need to insert the SIM card. To prepare the SIM card, see these steps:

 

 

 

Setup wizard

After turning on your device for 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. Tap get started.
  2. Select a language.
  3. Tap next.
  4. Tap accept to accept the Windows Phone Terms of Use.
  5. Select one of the following options:
    • recommended
    • custom
  6. If necessary, edit your country, time zone, today's date, and time.
    Note: The send location feature is selected by default. If desired, clear the check box to disable.
  7. Tap next.
  8. Select one of the following options:
    • sign in
    • create
    • Sign in later
  9. If desired, select to back up your information.
  10. When the applications have finished installing, tap next.
  11. Review the 'Almost done...' information, and then tap next.
  12. Review the 'Secure your phone' instructions, and then tap Next. Your Start screen will load.

 

 

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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 the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll down to and tap date+time.
  4. Tap the Set automatically switch to turn on automatic time and date.

 

 

Set time & date

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

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll down to and tap date+time.
  4. If necessary, tap the Set automatically switch to turn off automatic time and date.
  5. Tap the Time zone field.
  6. Select the desired time zone.
  7. Tap the Date field.
  8. Enter the date, and then tap the Check mark icon.
  9. Tap the Time field.
  10. Enter the time, and then tap the Check mark icon.

 

 

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