Screen & keyboard: T-Mobile Comet

Learn how to customize the screen and keyboard settings on the T-Mobile Comet. Find out more on this page:

 

Backlight

Home screen

Keyboard

Multitasking

 

 

Backlight

Brightness

To make the screen backlight brighter or darker, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu  key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Display.
  4. Tap Brightness.
  5. Tap Automatic brightness or touch and slide your finger left or right to adjust brightness.
  6. Tap OK.

 

 

Timeout

To change the time before the backlight times out, follow these steps:

 

    1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu  key.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap Display.
    4. Tap Screen timeout.
    5. Select one of the following options:
    • 15 seconds
    • 30 seconds
    • 1 minute
    • 2 minutes
    • 10 minutes
    • 30 minutes

 

 

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Home screen

Add widget or shortcut

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

 

  1. Touch and hold a vacant spot on any Home screen.
  2. Select one of the following options:
    • Shortcuts
      1. Locate the desired shortcut.
      2. Tap the shortcut to add it to the selected Home screen.
    • Widgets
      1. Locate the desired widget.
      2. Tap the widget to add it to the selected Home screen.
    • Folders
      1. Locate the desired folder.
      2. Tap the folder to add it to the selected Home screen.

 

 

Delete widget or shortcut

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

 

  1. Touch and hold a shortcut, widget, or folder on any Home screen.
  2. Drag the shortcut, widget, or folder to the trash can at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Release your finger.

 

 

Home screen wallpaper

To change the Home screen wallpaper picture, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the screen until the Add to Home screen menu displays.
  2. Tap Wallpapers.
  3. Select one of the following options:
    • Live wallpapers
      1. Scroll to and tap the desired image.
      2. Tap Set wallpaper.
    • Pictures
      1. Locate and tap the desired image.
      2. If desired, touch and slide the box to adjust image area and scale.
      3. When finished, tap Save.
    • Wallpapers
      1. Scroll to and tap the desired image.
      2. Tap Set wallpaper.

 

 

Lock screen wallpaper

To change the lock screen wallpaper picture, follow these steps:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

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Keyboard

Change default keyboard

To change the default keyboard, follow these steps:

 

1.    Touch and hold an active text field to open the Android keyboard.

2.    Touch and hold the text field until the Edit text menu displays.

3.    Tap Input method.

4.    Select from the following keyboard input modes:

 

  • Android keyboard
  • Swype

 

 

Enter symbols & numbers

To enter symbols and numbers with the keyboard, follow these steps:

 

From within any text entry screen, tap the text entry field.

2.    Tap SYM to switch to symbols and numbers.

3.    Tap the desired symbol or number.

4.    Tap 123 ABC to switch back to text entry.

 

 

Turn on / off haptic feedback

To turn on or turn off haptic feedback vibration, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press Menu.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Sound.
  4. Tap Haptic feedback to enable/disable feature

 

 

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