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Function

 

 

Back. Return to the live camera screen.

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View. View the captured image or video in the Album program.

 

 

 

Delete. Delete the captured image or video.

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Send. Send the captured image or video via email.

 

 

 

AssigntoContact. After capturing in Contacts Picture mode, tap this

 

 

icon to assign the photo to a selected contact.

 

Advanced Options

 

 

Advanced options let you adjust options for your selected capture mode and set camera preferences. Access the advanced options by tapping Advanced on the Menu Panel.

NavigatingtheAdvancedOptionsScreen

You can either tap onscreen or press the Navigation Control up or down (landscape orientation) to navigate through the advanced options screen.

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Tap an item to change the setting.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap the LeftandRightArrows to go through the different pages of settings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap Back to go back to the live camera screen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SettingsontheAdvancedOptionsScreen

Quality. Select the JPEG image quality level for all captured still images. Choose fromBasic,Normal,Fine, andSuperFine.

CaptureFormat. Select the desired file format.

TimeStamp (Photo mode). Choose whether to include the shooting date and time on captured photos.

Storage. Select where you want to save your files. You can either save the files to the main memory or to internal storage.

KeepBacklight. Turn the backlight on or off. This overrides your device backlight settings while you are using the camera.

ShutterSound. Choose whether you want the camera to make a shutter sound when you press the

Enterkey.

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ShootOption. The camera comes with anauto-focusfeature that is activated when the Enter key is either touched or pressed.

TouchandPress. Requires you to touch the Enter key to activate theauto-focus;when focus is set, press the Enter key to take the shot.

Touch. Requires you to touch the Enter key to activate autofocus; when focus is set, the camera automatically takes the shot.

FullPress. Requires you to press the Enter key to activateauto-focus;when focus is set, the camera automatically takes the shot.

ReviewDuration. Set a time length for displaying the captured image or video on the review screen. SelectNoLimit if you do not want to impose a time limit. SelectNoReview to immediately return to the live camera screen after capturing and saving.

ImageProperties. This option lets you adjust the capture properties, such asContrast,Saturation, and

Sharpness.

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Tap a setting to adjust.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap OK to save the settings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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orientation) to increase or decrease the value.

 

 

 

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Tap Cancel to close the submenu without applying and saving the changes.

 

 

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Tap the Reset icon to reset all properties to their default values.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Effect. Choose a special effect such as Grayscale or Sepia to apply to your photos or video clips.

MeteringMode. Select a metering mode to allow the camera to measure the amount of light and calculate thebest-fitexposure value before capturing. Choose eitherCenterArea to measure light using the center area of the subject, orAverage to measure light using the area around the subject.

Prefix. WhenDefault is selected as the prefix, the file name of each new captured file is set to “IMAGE” or

“VIDEO” followed by a sequential number, for example: IMAGE_001.jpg. You may also choose to name files using either the current Date orDate&Time as the prefix.

Counter. To reset the file naming counter back to 1, tapReset.

FlickerAdjustment. When taking indoor shots, flicker on the camera screen may be caused by inconsistencies between the vertical scan rate of the camera display and the flicker frequency of fluorescent lighting. To reduce flicker, you can change the flicker adjustment setting to the proper frequency (50Hz or60Hz) of the power in the country where your device is being used (60Hz throughout the United States).

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Grid (Photo mode). Choose whether to show a grid on the camera screen. Showing a grid helps you

 

frame and center your subject easily and accurately.

 

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RecordwithAudio(Video mode). SelectOn to record audio with the captured video clips, or selectOff to

 

capture video without audio.

 

Template (Picture Theme mode). Select a template.

 

RecordingLimit(Video mode). Set the maximum duration or file size for recording video.

TemplateFolder (Picture Theme mode). By default, templates are stored in the\MyDocuments\Templates folder on the device’sMainMemory. If you transferred some templates to the internal storage (via File Explorer), set this option toMain+Card to specify that templates are located in both the main memory and the internal storage.

ShowReminder (Contacts Picture mode). SelectOn if you want the camera to always display a message that confirms whether to assign the captured picture to a contact.

Help. Tap to display the camera help.

About. Tap to display version and copyright information.

Viewing Photos and Videos

Album offers a host of features that let you rotate images, view your images as a slideshow, use images as contact pictures, and more.

Note Album can only display files in the BMP, GIF, PNG, JPG, Animated GIF, 3GP, MP4, and WMV formats.

Launching Album

ToopenAlbum:

On the Home screen, slide to the PhotosandVideos tab and tapAlbum.

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Tap Start>Programs>Album.

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On the camera screen, tap .

Note When you open Album from the camera, the screen orientation of Album is switched to landscape mode.

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TolaunchthecamerafromtheAlbumprogram:

On the main Album screen, tap the camera icon.

Camera icon

Selecting a Photo or Video to View

1.On the main Album screen, tap Albums and then select the album to view. The contents of the album are then displayed on the main Album screen.

2.Browse through the files by sliding your finger upward or downward.

3.Do one of the following:

Tap an image to view it in full-screenmode. See “Viewing an Image” below for details.

Tap a video file (files with the icon) to play back the video file. See “Playing Back Video” on page 99 for details.

Select a still image and then tap Menu>Slideshow to view the images in the album as a slideshow. Animated GIF and video files will not be played back in the slideshow. See “Viewing Still Images as a Slideshow” on page 98 for details.

Viewing an Image

While viewing an image in full-screenmode, tap the screen or press the Enterkey to open the onscreen menu.

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Function

 

 

Back.

Return to the main Album screen, PhotosandVideos tab, or the camera screen.

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Slideshow. Start a photo slideshow.

 

 

 

Send. Send the photo using one of the Messaging accounts.

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Menu.

Open a menu where you can save the screen image as a photo for a contact,

 

 

 

save the current image as a new file, delete the image, and view file properties

 

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You can delete multiple files at once by selecting Menu > Delete Items on the main Album screen and then

 

 

selecting the files to delete.

 

Torotatetheimage:

While viewing images, you can automatically rotate the image by simply turning your device sideways.

Toviewthenextorpreviousimage:

When viewing images in portrait or landscape mode, go to the next image by swiping your finger across the screen from right to left. Go back to the previous image by swiping your finger from left to right.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tozoominoroutofanimage:

While viewing an image, make a full circle motion on the screen with your finger.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Slide your finger clockwise on an

Slide your finger counter-clockwise

area to zoom in on that area.

to zoom out.

Tips • When you zoom in on an image, double tap the screen to automatically zoom out and fit the image to the screen.

When you zoom in on an image, tap and hold the screen so you can pan the image.

You can also zoom in and out of the image by sliding your finger around the Navigation Control clockwise or counterclockwise, respectively.

When you zoom in on an image, tap the screen to open the onscreen menu. On the onscreen menu, tap and then selectSave Screen Image to save the image onscreen as a new file.

Viewing Still Images as a Slideshow

While viewing the slideshow, tap the screen to show playback controls.

Tip The screen orientation automatically switches to landscape mode when viewing a slideshow.

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Back.

Return to the main Album screen or the PhotosandVideos tab.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Previous. Go back to the previous photo.

Play/Pause. Play or pause the slideshow.

Next. Go to the next photo.

Menu. Open a menu where you can change slideshow options, such as set the transition effect to use, time per slide, and orientation of the images.

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If the images are in your favorite album, you can start the slideshow from the Photosand Videos tab on the Home

 

screen. On the Photos and Videostab, tap Slideshow.

 

 

Playing Back Video

While playing back video, tap the screen to show the playback controls.

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Drag on the SliderBar to go forward or backward in the video.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Shows the elapsed time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap the Rewind icon to go back to the beginning of the video.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap the Play/Pause icon to play or pause the video playback.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap the Stop icon to stop playing the video.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Shows the total duration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tip

If the video is in your favorite album, you can start the video playback from the Photos and Videos tab on the

 

Home screen. On the Photos and Videos tab, tapPlay.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Closing Album

Close Album by tapping on the main Album screen. When viewing files infull-screenmode, tap the screen to show the onscreen menu or playback controls and then tap to go back to the main Album screen.

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Using Windows Media Player Mobile

Windows Media® Player Mobile plays digital audio and video files that are stored on your device or on a network, such as on a Web site. This section shows you how to use Windows Media Player Mobile.

ToopenWindowsMediaPlayerMobile:

Tap Start>Programs>WindowsMedia.

Supported File Formats

VideoFileFormatsSupported

FileExtensions

 

 

Windows Media Video

.wmv, .asf

MPEG4 Simple Profile

.mp4

H.263

.3gp, .3g2

H.264

.mp4, .3gp, .3g2, .m4v

Motion JPEG

.avi

 

 

 

 

AudioFileFormatsSupported

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Windows Media Audio

.wma

WAVE

.wav

MP3

.mp3

MIDI and SP MIDI

.mid, .midi, .rmi

AMR Narrow Band

.amr, .3gp

AMR Wide Band

.awb,.3gp

AAC, AAC+, and eAAC+

.aac, .mp4, .m4a, .3gp

MPEG4 audio

.m4a

QCELP

.qcp, .3g2

EVRC

.qcp

 

 

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About the Controls

 

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Drag on the SliderBar to jump to any part of the video or audio.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap the FullScreen icon to play video infull-screenmode.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap the Internet icon to launch the Web browser and go to the WindowsMedia.com Web site.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap the Previous icon to skip to the beginning of the current file or to the previous file.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap the Pay/Pause icon to play or pause the video/audio.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap the Next icon to skip to the next file.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap the Minus icon to decrease volume.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap the Plus icon to increase volume.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tap the Sound icon to mute or unmute sound.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

About the Screens and Menus

Windows Media Player Mobile has three primary screens:

Playbackscreen. The screen that displays the playback controls (such as Play, Pause, Next, Previous, and Volume) and the video window. You can change the appearance of this screen by choosing a different skin.

NowPlayingscreen. The screen that displays the Now Playing playlist. This special playlist indicates the current file being played and any files that are “queued up” to play next.

Libraryscreen. The screen that lets you quickly find your audio files, video files, and playlists. It contains categories such as My Music, My Videos, My TV, and My Playlists.

At the bottom of each screen, you can open a Menu. The commands on this menu vary, depending on which screen you are viewing. For more information about the commands in these menus, see Help on your device.

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Synchronizing Video and Audio Files

Use the latest version of Windows Media Player on your computer to synchronize digital media files from your computer to your device. This ensures that protected files and album art (for skins) are copied to your device correctly.

SynchronizingContenttoYourDeviceAutomatically

1.On your computer, open Windows Media Player, and then connect your device to your computer.

2.In the Device Setup Wizard, select Yes,searchmycomputernow.

Note If you have previously opened Windows Media Player and searched for media on your computer, you will not be prompted to search your computer.

3.On the Device Setup dialog box, enter a name for your device and click Finish. Windows Media starts synchronizing the music files in the computer with the device.

4.Click StopSync and then on the left panel of Windows Media Player,right-clickthe name of your device and clickSetUpSync.

5.Select the playlist(s) that you want to sync between your computer and device, and then click Add.

Note On the Device Setup dialog box, make sure that theSync this device automatically check box is selected.

6. ClickFinish.

The files will begin synchronizing to your device. The next time you connect your device to your computer while Windows Media Player is running, synchronization will start automatically.

SynchronizingContentManuallytoYourDevice

1.If you have not set up media synchronization between your device and computer, follow steps 1 to 3 in “Synchronizing Content to Your Device Automatically.”

2.Click the Sync tab on the Windows Media Player of your computer. Select a Playlist or a Library on the left panel of the Windows Media Player.

3.From the Content List, drag the media files that you want to sync to your device and drop them to the Sync List.

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4.Click StartSync to start synchronizing the selected files to your device.

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Notes • Use Windows Media Player 11 or higher on your computer to synchronize media files to your device.

Audio files copy faster if Windows Media Player is configured to automatically set the quality level for audio files copied to your device. For more information, see the Windows Media Player Help.

Playing Media

Use the Library to find and play songs, videos, and playlists that are stored on your device or internal storage.

ToupdatetheLibrary:

1.If you are not on the Library screen, tap Menu>Library.

2.On the Library screen, tap the Library arrow (near the top of the screen), and then tap the media storage that you want use, for example, internal storage.

3.In most cases, Windows Media Player Mobile automatically updates the library. However, you can manually update the library to ensure that it contains new files that you recently copied to your device or internal storage. Tap Menu>UpdateLibrary to manually update the library list.

Toplayvideoandaudiofilesonyourdevice:

1.Select a category (for example, My Music or My Playlists).

2.Tap and hold the item that you want to play (such as a song, album, or artist name), and then tap Play.

Tips

To play a media file that is stored on your device but is not in a library, on the Library screen, tap Menu> Open

 

 

File. Tap and hold the item that you want to play (such as a file or a folder), and then tapPlay.

 

To play a media file from the Internet or a network server, tap Menu > Library then tapMenu > Open URL.

 

 

 

Playlists

In Windows Media Player Mobile, you can create a new playlist by saving the current Now Playing playlist and giving it a new name.

Tosaveanewplaylist:

1.If you are not on the Library screen, tap Menu>Library.

2.Tap to select a category (for example, My Music or My Playlists).

3.Select a media file that you want, and then tap Menu>QueueUp. This adds the file to the Now Playing list. Repeat this step until you have added all desired media files to the Now Playing list.

Note You cannot select multiple files at the same time.

4.After adding the media files, tap Menu>NowPlaying.

5.On the Now Playing screen, tap Menu>SavePlaylist.

6.Enter the playlist name, and then tap Done.

7.To play back the playlist you created, tap My Playlists in the Library, select your playlist, and then tap Play.

Troubleshooting

If you encounter a problem while using the Windows Media Player Mobile, see the Troubleshooting Windows Media Player Mobile page at the Microsoft Web site: (http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/player/ windowsmobile/troubleshooting.aspx).

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Using Audio Booster

AudioBooster optimizes sound for a better listening experience. It provides preset moods, such aship-hop,jazz, and rock, and several enhancement presets that suit different types of music.

ToaccessAudioBooster:

Tap Start>Programs>AudioBooster.

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Tap to choose the Equalizer preset to use.

 

 

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Tap to apply the modified settings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Menu

Tap Menu>Cancel to exit Audio Booster without applying the

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Tap Menu>SaveasPreset orDeletePreset to save or delete preset

 

 

equalizer settings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Drag the sliders to adjust the frequency.

 

 

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Select the check box to enable or disable the equalizer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TouseaEqualizerpreset:

Tap the list box and then select a desired preset.

Tocreateacustomequalizerpreset:

1.Adjust the frequency bands to your desired values by dragging the equalizer controls. The selected values are indicated on top of the sliders.

2.Save your equalizer settings as a preset by tapping Menu>SaveasPreset.

3.Enter a preset name and then tap Done. The preset you created will be added to the list box.

Todeleteacustomequalizerpreset:

1.Tap the list box and then select the Equalizer preset you want to delete.

2.Tap Menu>DeletePreset.

Note You can only delete custom equalizer presets. Equalizer presets that are preinstalled cannot be deleted.

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Using MP3 Trimmer

 

Use MP3Trimmer to trim MP3 files. You can choose to save a trimmed file as a new file or set it as a ring tone.

 

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Shows the title of the MP3 file.

 

 

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Shows the duration of the trimmed portion.

 

 

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Shows the elapsed playback time.

 

 

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Tap Play to start playback, or tapStop to end the playback.

 

 

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The two arrows are the Mark in and Mark out points in the music. Use them to mark the part of

 

the music that will be used as the new file or ring tone. Drag the left arrow to mark the start time

 

(StartPoint), and then drag the right arrow to mark the end time (EndPoint).

 

 

TotrimtheMP3file:

1.Tap Start>Programs>MP3Trimmer.

2.Tap Open to find an MP3 file.

3.On the MP3 Trimmer screen, use the stylus to adjust the Mark in and Mark out points.

After you set the Mark in point, the song will play back starting from the Mark in point.

After you set the Mark out point, the song will play back starting from five seconds before the Mark out point.

4.Tap Play to play back the trimmed song.

5.Tap Menuand select to whether set the file as the default ring tone, save the file to the ring tone folder, or save it using another file name.

Tip

If you only want to save the song to the ring tone folder for future use, tap Save to Ring Tone Folder. Later on, you

 

can tap Start > Settings > Personal tab> Phone to set it as your ring tone.

 

 

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Section 2I

Managing Your Device

CopyingandManagingFiles(page106)

SettingsonYourDevice(page107)

ChangingBasicSettings(page109)

UsingTaskManager(page113)

ProtectingYourDevice(page114)

ManagingMemory(page114)

AddingandRemovingPrograms(page115)

ResettingYourDevice(page115)

WindowsUpdate(page117)

UsingtheStrapHolder(page118)

Youcancustomizeyourdevicetosound,look,andoperatejustthewayyouwantitto. This section describes how to customize your device to best suit your needs.

Copying and Managing Files

You can copy files between your device and computer, or copy files to the internal storage of your device. You can also efficiently manage your files and folders using File Explorer.

TocopyfilesusingWindowsMobileDeviceCenterorActiveSync:

1.Connect your device to the computer.

2.Click FileManagement>Browsethecontentsofyourdevicein Windows Mobile Device Center on your computer, or click Explorein ActiveSync on your computer. This opens Windows Explorer on your computer and displays the contents of your device.

3.To copy a file from your device to your computer, browse the contents of your device, right-clickthe file you want to copy, and then clickCopy.

Right-clicka folder on your computer, and then clickPaste.

4.To copy a file from your computer to your device, browse the folders on your computer, right-clickthe file you want to copy, and then clickCopy.

Right-clicka folder on your device, and then clickPaste.

TomanagefilesonyourdeviceusingFileExplorer:

FileExplorer lets you browse and manage the contents of your device. The root folder on the device is namedMyDevice, and contains the following folders: My Documents, Program Files, Windows, and more.

1.Tap Start>Programs>FileExplorer.

2.Tap a folder or file to open it.

3.To return to an upper level folder, tap UP and select the folder.

4.To quickly delete, rename, or copy a file, tap and hold the file, and then choose the desired operation on the shortcut menu. To copy or delete multiple files, tap and drag over the desired files to select, tap and hold the selection, and then choose the desired operation on the shortcut menu.

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Tocopyfilestointernalstorage:

1.Tap Start>Programs>FileExplorer and navigate to the appropriate folder.

2.Tap and hold the file you want to copy, and then tap Copy.

3.Tap the down arrow ( ), and then tapInternalStorage in the list.

4.Tap and hold an empty area on the screen and then select Paste on the menu.

Tip

You can configure programs such as Word Mobile and Excel Mobile to directly save edited files to internal storage.

 

In the program's file list, tap Menu > Options..., and then select theInternal Storage in theSave to box.

 

 

Toformattheinternalstorage:

To learn how to format internal storage, see “Clearing Storage” on page 116.

Settings on Your Device

You can adjust the device settings to suit the way you work. To access all available settings, slide to the Settings tab on the Home screen and tapAllSettings. This section describes about the various settings that you will find on your device.

Personal Tab

Icon

Description

 

 

Buttons Assign a program or function to a hardware button.

Input Set options for each of the input methods.

Lock Set a password for your device.

Menus Set which programs will appear in the Start menu.

OwnerInformation Enter your personal information on your device.

Phone Customize phone settings such as ring tone, ring type, services, and other phone options.

Sounds&Notifications Enable sounds for events, notifications, and more, and set the type of notification for different events.

Today Customize the appearance and the information to be displayed on the Home screen.

VoiceCommand Choose which functions you want to access with voice commands.

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System Tab

Icon

Description

 

 

About See basic information such as the Windows Mobile® version and type of processor used on your device. You can also specify a name for your device.

Certificates See information about certificates that are installed on your device.

ClearStorage Reset your device to factory default settings or format internal storage.

Clock&Alarms Set the device clock to the date and time of your locale or to a visiting time zone when you’re traveling. Alarms can also be set at specified days and times of a week.

CustomerFeedback Send feedback to the Customer Experience Improvement Program of Microsoft.

DeviceInformation See information about the firmware version, hardware, identity, and the duration of calls made on your device.

ErrorReporting Enable or disable the device's error reporting function. When this function is enabled and a program error occurs, technical data about the state of the program and your computer will be logged in a text file and delivered to Microsoft's technical support if you choose to send it.

ExternalGPS Set the appropriate GPS communication ports, if required. You may need to do this when there are programs on your device that access GPS data or you have connected a GPS receiver to your device. See Help for details.

KeyLock Lock the buttons on your device except for the Power key when the device is in Sleep mode. This ensures you will not switch the device on by accident and consume unnecessary power.

LongPressEndKey Choose the desired function to be executed (for instance, lock the device) when pressing and holding the End key.

ManagedPrograms Displays the programs that were installed on your device using System Center Mobile Device Manager.

Memory Check the device memory allocation status and internal storage information. You can also stop currently running programs.

MicrophoneAGC Adjust the volume of your voice automatically when you are recording.

Power Check the remaining battery power. You can also set the brightness of the backlight and timeout for turning off the display (switching device to Sleep mode) to conserve battery power.

RegionalSettings Set the regional configuration to use, including the format for displaying numbers, currency, date, and time on your device.

RemovePrograms Remove programs that you installed on your device.

Screen Recalibrate the screen, apply ClearType, and change the screen text size.

TaskManager Stop running programs and set the () button to end programs immediately when you tap the button. For more information, see“Using Task Manager” on page 113.

TextMessaging Configure the text message inbox as Threaded mode or Classic mode.

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Description

 

 

TouchFLO You can enable or mute the finger scrolling and panning sound. You can also enable or disable the large Start menu, and choose to show or hide the System Status screen when title bar icons are tapped.

WindowsUpdate Link to Microsoft's Web site and update Windows Mobile on your device with the latest security patches or fixes, if they are available.

Connections Tab

Icon

Description

 

 

Beam Set your device to receive incoming Bluetooth beams.

Bluetooth Turn Bluetooth on, set your device to visible mode, and scan for other Bluetooth devices.

CommManager Manage your device’s connections (including data connection and Bluetooth), turn the phone on or off, and enable or disable the Direct Push function.

Connections Set up one or more types of modem connections for your device, such as phonedial-up,and more, so that your device can connect to the Internet or a private local network.

DomainEnroll Enroll your device in your company’s domain to let System Center Mobile Device Manager to manage the device. Please ask your Server Administrator for more details.

USBtoPC Set the type of USB connection to your PC. Select the ActiveSync option for synchronizing data, or use Disk Drive mode for transferring files.

Wi-Fi Scan for available wireless networks.

WirelessLAN See information about the active wireless network, and customizeWi-Fisettings.

Changing Basic Settings

Date and Time

Tosetthedateandtime:

1. On the Home screenHome tab, tap the time display and then tap theTime tab.

Tip

Tap the Moretab and select the Display the clock on the title bar in all programsoption to show the clock on

 

all screens.

 

 

2. Select the correct time zone and change the date or time.

Note During synchronization, the time on your device is updated with the time on your computer.

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Tosetthedateandtimeforadifferentlocation:

If you visit or communicate with someone in a particular time zone often, you can select it as your visiting time zone.

1.On the Home screen Home tab, tap the time display and then tap theTime tab.

2.Tap Visiting.

3.Select the correct time zone and change the date or time.

Regional Settings

The style in which numbers, currency, dates, and times are displayed is specified in regional settings.

1. On the Home screen, slide to theSettings tab and then tapAllSettings.

2.On the System tab, tapRegionalSettings>Region tab and then select your region from the list. The region you select determines which options will be available on the other tabs.

Note This does not change the language of your device’s operating system.

3. To customize regional settings further, tap the appropriate tabs and set the desired options.

Display Settings

Toadjustthescreenbrightness:

1. On the Home screen, slide to theSettings tab and then tapAllSettings.

2.On the Systemtab, tap Power>Backlighttab.

3.Adjust the brightness by dragging the slider under Onbatterypower andOnexternalpower.

Tosetthebacklighttodimafteratimedelay:

1. On the Home screen, slide to theSettings tab and then tapAllSettings.

2.On the Systemtab, tap Power>Advancedtab.

3.In Onbatterypowerand Onexternalpower, select the Turnoffbacklightifdeviceisnotusedforcheck box, and then specify the time delay.

Toincreaseordecreasethesizeoftextonthescreen:

1. On the Home screen, slide to theSettings tab and then tapAllSettings.

2.On the Systemtab, tap Screen>TextSizetab.

3.Move the slider to increase or decrease the text size.

Device Name

The device name is used to identify your device in the following situations:

Synchronizing with a computer

Connecting to a network

Restoring information from a backup

Note If you synchronize multiple devices with the same computer, each device must have a unique name.

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Tochangethedevicename:

1. On the Home screen, slide to theSettings tab and then tapAllSettings.

2.On the Systemtab, tap About>DeviceIDtab.

3.Enter the device name.

Notes • The device name must begin with a letter, consist of letters fromA toZ, numbers from0 to9, and cannot contain spaces. Use the underscore character to separate words.

If you enroll your device to your company’s domain, the device name will be changed to be the same as the one used to enroll the device.

Ringer Settings

Tochangetheringtypeandringtone:

1. On the Home screen, slide to theSettings tab and then tapSound.

2. Scroll down and then tapRingType. Select the Ring Type you want to use and then tapDone.

3.Tap Ringtone and then select the ringtone you want to use.

4.Tap Done.

Tips • You can use*.wav,*.mid,*.mp3,*.wma, or other types of sound files that you downloaded from the Internet or copied from your computer as ring tones. For a complete list of supported audio file formats for ring tones.

To use your sound files as ring tones, copy them first to the /My Documents/My Ringtones folder on your device, and then select the sound from theRing tone list of your device. For more information about copying files, see“Copying and Managing Files” on page 106.

Alarms and Notifications

Tosetanalarm:

1.On the Home screen Home tab, tap the time display and then tap theAlarms tab.

2.Tap <Description> and enter a name for the alarm.

3.Tap the day of the week for the alarm. Select multiple days by tapping each desired day. Tap again to deselect the day.

4.Tap the time to open a clock and set the time for the alarm.

Tip You can drag the hour and minute hands of the clock to set the time.

5.Tap the alarm icon ( ) to specify the type of alarm you want. You can choose a flashing light, a single sound, a repeating sound, or vibration.

6. If you choose to play a sound, tap the list next to thePlaysound check box and tap the sound you want.

Tochoosehowtobenotifiedabouteventsoractions:

1. On the Home screen, slide to theSettings tab and then tapSound>Advanced.

2.On the Sounds tab, choose how you want to be notified by selecting the appropriate check boxes.

3.On the Notifications tab, inEvent, tap an event name and choose how you want to be notified by selecting the appropriate check boxes. You can choose from several options, such as a special sound, a message, or a flashing light.

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Tips • Turning off sound notifications helps conserve battery power.

The types of notifications that can be enabled depend on the event. For instance, only Play sound andVibrate notifications can be enabled if it is an ActiveSync event.

Flashing light notification is either enabled or disabled., depending on the type of event. This setting is preconfigured and cannot be changed.

Phone Services

Additional phone service options can be easily configured on your device.

Toaccessandchangesettingsofphoneservices:

1.

On the Home screen, slide to the Settings tab and then tapAllSettings.

2.

On the Personaltab, tap Phone>Servicestab.

3.

Select the service you want to use, and then tap GetSettings.

4.

Choose your desired options, and then tap ok.

The following are some of the phone services that you can configure for your device:

PhoneServices

Usage

 

 

Location Setting

Allow the mobile phone network to detect your current location via your device’s

 

built-inGPS chip. This is especially useful in times of emergency.

 

 

Roaming

To better control roaming costs, you can set your device to roam only on certain

 

networks. The Data Roam Guard also helps you to manage your roaming costs.

 

 

TTY Mode

Allow the use of a TTY (teletypewriter) device with the smart device phone for

 

users who are visually or hearing impaired. Choose one of the following modes,

 

depending on the operation mode that is supported by the TTY device:

 

Full mode: Send and receive text during an ongoing call.

 

VCO mode: Voice Carry Over mode, which allows users to send voice and

 

receive text during an ongoing call.

 

HCO mode: Hearing Carry Over mode, which allows users to send text and

 

receive voice during an ongoing call.

 

Off: Disable TTY mode, and send and receive voice during an ongoing call.

 

 

Time Synchronization

Allow the system time on your device to be synchronized with the time

 

information of the mobile phone network.

 

 

Plus Code Dialing

This allows easy dialing when making international calls.

 

 

Roaming Alert

Enable sound alerts on your device so that you can be notified when your device

 

enters or goes out of the network coverage area. By default, alert notification is

 

disabled.

 

 

For more information about customizing settings of phone services, see Help on your device.

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