Screen & keyboard: Kyocera Hydro XTRM

Learn how to customize the screen and keyboard settings on the Kyocera Hydro XTRM. Find out more on this page.

 

Backlight

Home screen

Keyboard

 

 

Backlight

Brightness

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All appsAll Apps.pngicon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to 'DEVICE,' then tap Display.
  4. Tap Brightness.
  5. If necessary, tap to uncheck the Automatic brightness box.
  6. Touch and slide the slider left or right to adjust brightness.
  7. Tap OK.

 

 

Timeout

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All appsAll Apps.pngicon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to 'DEVICE,' then tap Display.
  4. Tap Sleep.
  5. Change duration:
    • 15 Seconds
    • 30 Seconds
    • 1 Minute
    • 2 Minutes
    • 5 Minutes
    • 10 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. From any Home screen, tap the All appsAll Apps.pngicon.
  2. Swipe right to find the desired app or widget.
  3. Touch and hold the app or widget until the Home screen appears.
  4. Slide the app or widget into place and release your finger.

 

Note: To create a folder, slide one app icon over the other.

 

 

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 Remove icon at the top of the screen.
  3. Release your finger.

 

 

Home screen wallpaper

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, touch and hold an empty spot.
  2. Select one of the following options:
    • Gallery
      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.
    • Live wallpapers
      1. Scroll to and tap the desired image.
      2. Tap Set wallpaper.
    • Wallpapers
      1. Scroll to and tap the desired image.
      2. Tap Set wallpaper.

 

 

Lock screen wallpaper

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

 

 

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Keyboard

Change default keyboard

To change the default keyboard, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All appsAll Apps.pngicon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to 'PERSONAL,' then tap Language & input.
  4. Tap Default.
  5. Choose desired keyboard.

 

 

Enter symbols & numbers

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

 

  1. Tap a text entry field.
  2. Tap ?123  to switch to symbols and numbers.
  3. Tap the  =\< key for more symbol options.
  4. Tap ABC to switch back to text entry.

 

 

Text entry mode

To change the text entry or predictive text mode, follow these steps:

 

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Turn on / off haptic feedback

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

 

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

 

 

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