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Facebook updates and events

If you and your stored contacts have Facebook accounts and you linked to Facebook when you were creating My Contact Card, you can easily check which of your contacts have updates that occurred in Facebook. The types of Facebook updates include changes in profile information and status as well as new photos added to the Facebook album.

You can also easily check which contacts have events that occur on the current day. The types of events include the birthday and anniversary, if specified and stored on the contact details, as well as events that are created in Facebook.

To check which contacts have Facebook updates and events

You can check for Facebook updates and events of contacts from one convenient location, which is on the Updates and Events tab of the My Favorites screen.

1.On the Home screen, slide to the My Favorites tab and then tap All Contacts.

2.Tap the Updates and Events tab ( ).

3.If you haven’t linked your stored contacts to Facebook, the Updates and Events tab will show a Link Profiles option. Tap this option, choose which contacts you want to link to Facebook, and then tapNext.

On the Link Profiles window, select or clear the Facebook information that you want to link, and then tap

Done.

4.In the Updates list, when you tap a contact who has only one type of Facebook update, Opera Mobile opens and brings you to your Facebook site where you can view details of the contact’s Facebook update.

5.When you tap a contact who has multiple Facebook updates, the Contact Details screen opens and displays the Updates and Events tab of this contact. See “To check a single contact’s Facebook updates and events” for details.

6.In the Events list, tap a contact to send a greeting via a text message to the contact or view the contact details. If an event is a Facebook event, tap it to open Opera Mobile and view information about that event.

Displays you and the contacts who have updates in Facebook.

Lists contacts who have events on the current day.

Indicates that you have an invitation for an event in Facebook. Tap Me to open Opera Mobile and access your Facebook site so you can choose to accept or decline the invitation.

Notes • To manually refresh and display the latest Facebook updates, tapMenu > Update Now.

To enable the Facebook updates to be refreshed automatically, tap Menu > Data Connection Setting and then select theDownload data automatically. The refresh is not instant. Your phone checks from Facebook in a fixed time period.

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To check a single contact’s Facebook updates and events

To check only for a single contact’s Facebook updates and his or her events, access the Updates and Events tab from the Contact Details screen.

1.On the Home screen, slide to the My Favorites tab and then tap All Contacts to open the My Favorites screen.

2.Tap a contact to open the Contact Details screen.

3.Tap the Updates and Events tab ( ).

4.In the Updates list, tap a Facebook update to open Opera Mobile and view details of that update.

5.In the Events list, tap an event to send a greeting via a text message to the contact or view the contact details. If it is a Facebook event, tap it to access your Facebook site and view information about that event.

To change your status in Facebook

You can change your status in Facebook directly from your own contact card.

1.On the All tab of the My Favorites screen, tapMe to open your contact card.

2.Scroll to the bottom of the screen and then tap the button that displays your status.

3.Enter your new status and then tap OK.

To log out from Facebook

To log out from your Facebook account, open My Contact Card, scroll to the bottom of the screen, and then tap the message that says “Tap to logout”.

To connect back to Facebook

Do one of the following:

Open My Contact Card, scroll to the bottom of the screen, and then tap the message that says “Login to my facebook”.

On the Updates and Events tab of the My Favorites screen, tap Link.

On the Updates and Events tab of a single contact in the Contact Details screen, tap Link Profiles.

On the Facebook Login screen, enter the email address and password that you use for your Facebook account.

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3.4  Messaging

On the Messaging tab, you can read text messages (SMS) as they arrive, and create a new text message.

Touch the message to open the Messages tab of the Contact Details screen and view all received messages from the contact.

Shows the number of unread text messages.

Access all text messages in your inbox and other folders.

Create a new text message.

To flip through received text messages, swipe your finger upward/downward on the screen.

Reply to the current message, delete the current message, and more.

For more information about working with text messages, see “Text Messages” in Chapter 6.

Making calls or sending email directly from a text message

While reading a text message on the Messaging tab, you can directly call the sender of the text message. When you have opened a received text message, you can place a call to the phone number or send email to the email address that is contained in the message.

For more information about directly making calls and sending email while viewing text messages, see Chapter 6.

3.5  Internet Browser

On the Browser tab, you can open Opera Mobile™ to browse the web and search for information.

Browse the web using Opera Mobile.

Open a web page.

View your web favorites (bookmarks).

Enter the information you want to search on the web, and tap .

Swipe upward to scroll down the screen and access more web favorites, if any.

For more information about using Opera Mobile, see Chapter 8.

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3.6  Email

The Email tab is where you send and receive email messages.

Adding an Internet email account

On the Email tab, use Mail Setup to easily addweb-basedemail accounts such as Yahoo! Mail Plus, AOL, and more.

1.On the Home screen, slide to the Email tab.

2.Touch New Account at thebottom-rightof the screen. The Mail Setup screen appears.

Note If you have previously added an email account on the Email tab, touchMenu > Accounts > New Account.

3.Enter your email address and password, then tap Next.

4.Enter your name and the account display name, then tap Next.

Mail Setup then searches for the email provider settings on your phone. If the settings are not found on your phone, you will be prompted to enter the email account settings manually. Obtain the email account settings from your email provider.

5.Tap the Automatic Send/Receive time, and then choose how often you want email messages to be automatically sent and downloaded on your phone.

6.Select or clear an advanced setting according to your preference, and then tap Done.

For more information about specifying email server settings, creating and sending email messages, and customizing email settings, see “Email” in Chapter 6.

Adding an Outlook email account

You can also set up and add an Outlook email account on the Email tab and view the same email messages that you receive in Outlook on your computer or on the Exchange Server. Before you add an Outlook email account, obtain the Exchange Server name, domain name, user name, and password from your network administrator.

1.On the Home screen, slide to the Email tab.

2.Touch New Account at thebottom-rightof the screen.

Note If you have previously added an email account on the Email tab, touchMenu > Accounts > New Account.

3.On the Mail Setup screen, enter your email address and password, select Exchange Email (Outlook), and then tapNext.

4.Enter the domain name and server address, select the This server requires an encrypted (SSL) connection option, if needed, and then tapNext.

5.Clear the data that you want to exclude from synchronization, and then tap Done. Your phone synchronizes with the Exchange Server and downloads your Outlook email messages.

Note If you include all Outlook data, your Outlook contacts, appointments, and tasks will also synchronize with your phone.

For more information about working with company email, see Chapter 7.

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Checking and reading email messages

The icon on the Email tab and the respective icons of your email accounts show the number of newly received or unread email messages. Select an email account and then swipe your finger up or down on the center screen to browse through received email messages.

To browse through received email messages, swipe up or down on the envelope image.

Touch the email on the screen to open and read the message.

Access all email messages of the currently selected account.

After selecting an email account, touch this icon to create and send a new email message.

To select an email account:

Touch an email account icon to view the email messages in that account. Or,

Touch and hold the icon of the email account that is currently displayed, then slide upward or downward until the desired email account is selected.

Create a new email, add another email account, send and receive email messages, and more.

For more information about creating and sending email messages, see Chapters 6 and 7.

Making calls directly from an email message

You can directly call the sender of the email message that is currently shown on the Email tab. For more information about directly making voice calls while viewing email messages, see Chapters 2 and 6.

3.7  Photos and Videos

The Photos and Videos tab lets you flip through your photos and video clips and view them in full screen. From this tab, you can also open Camera and capture pictures and record videos.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Record a video.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Access V CAST Videos

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Open Album.

 

View the photos as a

(See “Viewing Photos and Videos Using

 

slideshow. If a video is

Album” in Chapter 11 for details.)

 

 

 

selected, touch Play.

 

 

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The Photos and Videos tab displays pictures and video files from the current favorite album. By default, the Camera Shots album is set as the favorite album. This album stores the pictures and videos you captured using the phone camera.

To set an album as a Favorite

1.On the Photos and Videos tab, touch Album.

2.Touch Albums and then select one of the listed favorite albums.

3.Tap Menu > Set Album as Favorite and then tapOK on the confirmation screen.

Tips • For more information about viewing in full screen, see “Viewing photos” and “Playing videos” in Chapter 11. The file formats that can be viewed on the Photos and Videos tab are the same as in Album.

To transfer media files from a computer and view them on the Photos and Videos tab, copy or synchronize them to a folder under \My Device (the phone memory) or\Storage Card (if a microSD card is installed).

3.8  Music

The Music tab allows you to visually browse through albums and music tracks and play music. The albums and music tracks that you see on the Music tab are from theNow Playing list of the Library.

Swipe upward/downward on the screen to flip through albums or tracks in an album.

Go to the previous album or the previous track in the current album.

Play or pause.

Go to the next album or the next track in the current album.

 

Access the

 

 

 

 

Set music playback to Repeat,

 

Library.

 

 

 

 

 

turn Shuffle on or off, and more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Note Your phone searches for all supported music files from the following locations:

Phone:

\My Music (including all subfolders)

 

 

 

\My Documents (including all subfolders)

 

 

Storage Card: \Storage Card (including all subfolders)

For information about supported music file formats, see “Specifications” in the Appendix.

To play music

On the Music tab, flip through albums and tracks to find the music you want to start listening to, and then touch the Play icon.

To move forward or backward in the current music track

Touch and hold on the thin bar below the album art to display the progress bar:

Drag your finger right or left on the progress bar to move forward or backward in the current track.

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To set repeat and shuffle modes

Touch Menu > Repeat and choose whether to repeat the current track, repeat all tracks in the current album or playlist, or not to repeat. To turn shuffle mode on or off, touchMenu > Shuffle and then selectShuffle On or

Shuffle Off.

The icons on the upper-rightside of theMusic tab show whether repeat and shuffle modes are enabled.

Repeat [One]

Repeat [All]

Shuffle [On]

To browse and play music in the Library

The Library organizes music into categories, such as Now Playing,Artists,Albums,Genres, andAll Songs. When you add more albums or music tracks to your phone, go to the Library to locate and play the new albums or music tracks.

1.On the Music tab, touch Library to open the Library screen.

2.The tabs at the bottom of the Library screen correspond to the different categories. To browse music under a certain category, slide to the tab that corresponds to the desired category.

3.Keep tapping an item on a category tab (for example, an artist) until the music tracks display on the screen.

4.Tap a music track to play it.

Note When you select a category in the Library such as Artists and play its music, the Now Playing list will be replaced with the music tracks from that category.

To create and use a playlist

1.Select the desired music track on the Music tab or the Library to play it.

2.On the Music tab, touch Menu > Add to Playlist.

3.Touch Create new playlist, enter the Playlist Nameand then touch Done.

4.Touch Library, slide to thePlaylists tab, then touch a playlist to open it.

5.Touch the plus icon, or touch Menu > Add Songs, then slide to theAll Songs tab.

6.Select the check boxes of the music tracks you want to add to the playlist, or touch Menu > Select All to choose all tracks.

7.Touch Done to add the tracks to the playlist.

8.When finished adding songs, touch Back to return to the Playlists tab.

9.On the Playlists tab, touch a playlist to open it.

10.Touch the first track in the playlist to play it on the Music tab. After each track, the next one in the playlist will be played.

Note Playlists are not automatically updated when music files have been deleted from the phone memory or storage card.

There are two types of playlists that can be shown on the Playlists tab:

Custom playlists () that are created on the Music tab.

Windows Media® Player playlists () that are in Windows Media® Player Mobile’s Library (which is synchronized with Windows Media® Player on your computer). These playlists cannot be edited.

Note If a Windows Media® Player playlist contains a combination of music, video and image files, only music files in the playlist are synchronized to your phone and other media types are filtered out.

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3.9  Settings

The Settings tab gives you access to all the phone settings.

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1Open ActiveSync and sync Outlook information. See Chapter 7 for details.

2Adjust the audio settings and sound profile. See “Ringer settings” in Chapter 13 for details.

3Change the Home tab wallpaper.

4Manage the communication features of your phone. See “Using Comm Manager” in Chapter 13 for details.

5Move or hide the Home Screen tabs. See “Customising the Home Screen tabs” earlier in this chapter.

6Set up My Contact Card. See “Setting up My Contact Card” in this chapter.

7Open Mail Setup and set up an Internet or Exchange Server email account. See “Email” earlier in this chapter.

8Set Location Service settings.

9Enable or disable auto screen rotation or calibrate the phone’s G-Sensor.

10Display program version information.

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3.10  Calendar

The Calendar tab displays a monthly calendar and allows you to quickly create and view appointments.

Indicates that you have appointments for that date.

Today’s date.

Touch a date to view or create appointments for that date.

Switch to Day view so you can view or create appointments for the current day.

To go to the next or previous month, swipe your finger upward/downward or touch the Up/Down arrow on the screen.

From the menu, choose to create a new appointment for the current date, or go to the current date if it is not displayed on the screen.

To create an appointment

1.On the Home screen, slide your finger to the Calendar tab.

2.If you are creating an appointment for the current date, touch Menu > New. Otherwise, touch another date on the calendar, and then touchNew Appointment.

3.Enter a name for the appointment, then specify the location.

4.If there is a time frame for the appointment, set the start and end dates and times. If it is a special occasion such as a birthday or a whole-dayevent, set theAll Day option toYes.

5.When finished, tap OK to return to the Calendar tab.

To view and manage your appointments

On the Calendar tab, dates with appointments are indicated by a triangle at the upper-rightcorner of the date box.

1.Touch a date on the calendar to switch to Day view. The screen displays all your appointments and the weather information for that day.

Note The weather information appears only if you have set your local time to a city on the World Clock tab, and if the appointment date is within the5-dayforecast on the Weather tab. See “Home” and “Weather” in this chapter for details.

2.Touch an appointment to view its details. On the appointment details screen, touch Menu to edit, send, or delete the appointment.

3.Touch OK to return toDay view.

Tip Your upcoming appointments also appear on the Home tab.

To use Windows Mobile Calendar

You can also use the Windows Mobile Calendar program to create, view, and send appointments. To open the Calendar program, tap Start > All Applications > Calendar.

For more information about using Windows Mobile Calendar, refer to the “Help & How-To”topics on the Windows Mobile web site.

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3.11  Weather

The Weather tab shows you the current weather as well as weather information for the next four days of the week. The Weather tab can display weather information of your local city and/or weather in up to ten cities.

Shows the last weather update.

To view the weather in other cities, swipe your finger upward/ downward on the screen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Add or delete a location, change

Download the latest

 

 

 

 

the temperature to Celsius or

weather information.

 

 

 

 

 

Fahrenheit, and more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Your phone automatically connects to the Internet to download and display weather information. The current temperature, temperature range, type of weather (sunny, cloudy, showers, or others), and the weather information for the next four days of the week are shown on the Weather tab.

1.On the Weather tab, touch Menu > Add Location. The Add Location screen appears.

2.Start typing the name of the location. As you type a list of countries and cities appears that match the letters you have entered. Tap a city or country name on the list to download and display weather information for the location.

To choose download options

1.On the Weathertab, touch Menu > Settings.

2.You can choose from the following options:

Download weather automatically. When this option is selected, weather information is automatically downloaded whenever you select the Weather tab, if the data has not been updated within the last three hours. Weather data is also downloaded every time an ActiveSync connection is established.

Clear this option if you prefer to manually download weather information.

Download weather when roaming. Select this option only if you want to allow automatic download of weather data when roaming. This may incur additional data charges.