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PDF Content Summary: User GuideG8 Contents Foreword Highlights New camera modes 2 Thumb mode 3 Fingerprint ID 5 Safe 6 Getting startedYour phone at a glance 7 Locking and unlocking the screen 8 Dual SIM settings 9 Connecting to a Wi-Fi network 10 Turning on mobile data 11 Connecting your phone to a computer 11 Importing contacts from your old phone 11 Touchscreen gestures 12 Motion control 14 Status icons 15 Navigation bar settings 16 Home screen 17 Notifications 20 Accessing applications 21 Personalizing your phone 22 Entering text 24 Calls and contacts Making a call 27 Answering or rejecting a call 29 In-call menu 30 Answering a third-party call 31 Making a conference call 31 Using the call log 31 Turning on pocket mode 32 Call settings 32 i Contents Managing contacts 33 Searching for a contact 34 Importing or exporting contacts 34 Adding a contact to your favorites 36 Contact groups 37 Messaging and email Sending a text message 39 Replying to a message 39 Managing messages 40 Setting up an email account 41 Sending an email 42 Checking your email 42 Account settings 43 Camera and gallery Capture screen 44 Taking a photo 45 Launching the camera from the gallery 45 Capture modes 45 Shooting a video 48 Video shooting modes 49 Camera settings 49 Gallery 50 Scanning a QR code 52 Music and videos Adding songs 53 Listening to music 53 Creating a playlist 54 Playing a playlist 55 Deleting a playlist 55 Setting a song as the ringtone 55 Playing a video 55 Network and sharing Enabling mobile data 57 Wi-Fi network 57 ii Contents Sharing your phone's mobile data 58 Transferring data using Bluetooth 59 Transferring data using Wi-Fi Direct 60 Transferring data between your phone and computer 61Multi-screen display 62 Huawei Beam 62 Apps Managing applications 64 Backup 65 Phone Manager 66 Calendar 67 Clock 68 Weather 70 Notes 71 FM Radio 71 Phone settingsTurning on location services 73 Modifying sound settings 73 Modifying display settings 74 Enabling one-hand UI 75 Touch-disable mode 75 Turning on gloves mode 75 Using the suspend button 76 Changing the lock screen style 76 Turning airplane mode on or off 77 Setting your SIM card PIN 78 Setting up an account 78 Restoring factory settings 79 Updating your phone 80 Setting the date and time 80 Changing the system language 81 Privacy protection 81 Accessibility 82 Legal Notice iii Foreword This guide is intended to be used with phones running EMUI 3.1. All pictures and illustrations are for your reference only and may differ from the final product. The features described in this guide may not be available on all phones or carriers due to local service supplier policy. Symbols and definitions Note Highlights important information and tips, and provides additional information. Caution For more information You can refer to the Quick Start Guide packaged with your phone. Open HiCare to read the user guide and service information or get help from the online forum. Go to consumer.huawei.com/en/ to download product manuals (including safety information), read the FAQs, and view the Privacy Policy. Go to Settings > About phone > Legal information to view important legal information. Please visit consumer.huawei.com/en/support/hotline/ for the most up-to-date contact information for your country or region. Indicates potential problems that may arise, such as device damage or data loss, if proper care or attention is not given. 1 Highlights New camera modes Perfect selfie Set your own custom beauty settings for facial enhancement and beautifying effects when you take photos in Beauty mode. 1 On the home screen, touch Camera. 2 Touch > > Perfect selfie. 3 Enable Perfect selfie. 4 Touch Perfect selfie and take three self-portrait shots. On the camera settings screen, you can touch Perfect selfie > Edit personal info to update your personal information. 5 On the Set beauty effects screen, adjust your beauty settings, and then touch . 6 In Beauty mode, touch to take photos. Makeup mode When using Makeup mode, switch to the front camera, the phone will accurately locate parts of your face and easily accentuate the most beautiful features. 1 On the home screen, touch Camera. 2 Swipe left or right to select Makeup. 3 Select a makeup mode and then touch to take a photo. 2 Time-lapse mode Use this mode to create an accelerated video of a slow-changing scene, such as the sunset or sunrise. 1 On the home screen, touch Camera. 2 Swipe left or right to select Time-lapse. 3 Touch to start recording. Touch to stop recording. The captured video will be played back at an accelerated pace. Thumb mode Thumb mode makes it easier to use phones with large screens and quickly share QR contact cards with friends. One-hand layout 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch One-hand UI > One-hand layout. 3 Enable One-hand layout. You can then swipe the virtual navigation bar to either side to change the screen layout, bringing everything within reach. Shifting keyboard 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch One-hand UI > Shifting keyboard. Highlights 3 3 Enable Shifting keyboard. You can then touch the arrow on either side of the screen to move the keyboard, dialer, or in-call menu to the side within reach. Moving the screen down On the contacts, dialer, messaging, or email screen, if you can't reach items near the top of the screen, touch the upper half of the screen and drag down and release (after 1 second) to shift the entire interface down closer to your thumb. From the dialer, contacts or messaging screen, drag down and then release to display your personal QR contact card. Your friends can scan this to obtain your phone number instantly. Highlights 4 Fingerprint ID Use your fingerprint to unlock the screen or encrypt important or private information. Enrolling a fingerprint Use your fingerprint to unlock the screen or view encrypted data. To better protect your privacy, you can use the fingerprint screen unlock feature only when the unlocking method is set to PIN or Password. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Fingerprint ID. 3 Touch Fingerprint management. 4 Select PIN or Password, and then follow the onscreen instructions to set a password. 5 Follow the onscreen instructions to enroll your fingerprint. You can then use your fingerprint to unlock the screen. Unlocking the safe with your fingerprint After enabling Safe in Files and setting your password, you will be prompted to enable fingerprint unlocking. Touch Associate to access the safe using your fingerprint. If you skip this step, you can also enable this feature as follows: 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Fingerprint ID. 3 Touch Fingerprint management and follow the onscreen instructions to enter your password. 4 Touch Access safe and follow the onscreen instructions to enter the password for the safe. You can then use your fingerprint to access the safe. Accessing app lock with your fingerprint After enabling App lock in Phone Manager and setting your password, you will be prompted to enable fingerprint unlocking. Touch Associate to access app lock and locked applications with your fingerprint. If you skip this step, you can also enable this feature as follows: Highlights 5 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Fingerprint ID. 3 Touch Fingerprint management and follow the onscreen instructions to enter your password. 4 Touch Access app lock and follow the onscreen instructions to enter the password for app lock. You can then use your fingerprint to access app lock and any locked applications. Safe The safe is a secure storage location where you can store your important and private data. Enabling the safe 1 On the home screen, touch Files. 2 Under Categories or Local, touch Safe. 3 Touch Enable. 4 Follow the onscreen instructions to enter your password and set up the security question, and then touch Done. Adding files to the safe 1 On the home screen, touch Files. 2 Under Categories or Local, touch Safe. 3 Enter the password, and then touch Done. 4 Touch Add. 5 Follow the onscreen instructions and select which files you want to add to the safe. 6 Touch ADD to add the selected files to the safe. Highlights 6 Getting started Your phone at a glance 113 2123111095 6 87Noise reduction microphone Proximity sensor/Ambient light sensor Front camera microSD card slot/Nano-SIM card slot Navigation bar Microphone Speaker Micro-USB port Power button Volume button Status indicator Earpiece Headset jack Flash Rear camera Fingerprint scanner 14 4 1516 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 7 Getting started •Do not block the area around the ambient light and proximity sensor. When you attach a protective film to the screen, make sure it does not block the sensor. •It is recommended that you use the Huawei headset that comes with your phone for better audio quality and to ensure that the headset functions properly. Navigation bar •Touch to return to the previous screen or exit the current

Return application. •When you are entering text, touch to hide the onscreen keyboard.

Home Touch to return to the home screen.

Recent •Touch and hold to display the list of recently used

Locking and unlocking the screen Locking the screen • Method 1: Press the power button to manually lock the screen. • Method 2: After being idle for a specified period of time, the screen will lock itself automatically. 8 •Touch to display an option menu. applications. Unlocking the screen When the screen is off, press the power button to turn it on. Slide your finger in any direction to unlock the screen. Dual SIM settings This feature only applies to dual SIM phones. Enabling or disabling a SIM card You can enable one or both SIM cards. When you disable a SIM card, you will not be able to use it to make or receive calls, send text messages, or access the Internet. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Dual card management. 3 Touch the switch next to Card 1 or Card 2 to enable or disable a SIM card. The settings displayed may vary according to your carrier and phone model. Getting started 9 Setting the default SIM card for data services You can set the default SIM card for data services. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Dual card management. 3 Touch Card 1 or Card 2 next to Default mobile data. This feature may not be supported by some carriers. Setting the default SIM card for calling and messaging You can set the default SIM card for calling or messaging. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Dual card management. 3 Touch Card 1 or Card 2 next to Default calls/messages. This feature may not be supported by some carriers. Connecting to a Wi-Fi network 1 Swipe down from the status bar to open the notification panel. 2 Under Shortcuts, touch and hold to enter the Wi-Fi settings. 3 Turn on Wi-Fi. Your phone then scans for available Wi-Fi networks and lists them on the screen. 4 Select the Wi-Fi network you want to connect to. If the Wi-Fi network is encrypted, enter the password when prompted. Getting started 10 Getting started Turning on mobile data 1 Swipe down from the status bar to open the notification panel. 2 Under Shortcuts, touch to enable mobile data. When you don't need to access the Internet, disable mobile data to save battery power and reduce data usage. Connecting your phone to a computer Use a USB cable to connect your phone to a computer. Follow the onscreen instructions and select a connection mode to transfer photos, videos, songs, and other files between your phone and computer. Photos Read, manage, and transfer multimedia files in your phone storage. For details, see Connecting in picture transfer mode. Files Read, manage, and transfer files in your phone storage. For details, see Connecting in media transfer mode. If you have a microSD card installed, you can use your phone as USB drive a USB storage device, read data on the microSD card, and transfer data to and from a computer. For details, see Connecting in USB flash drive mode. Importing contacts from your old phone You can import contacts from your old phone in any of the following ways: SIM card Copy your contacts on your SIM card to your new phone. For details, see Importing contacts from a SIM card. Storage device 11 If your old phone has a microSD card slot, export the contacts in your old phone to a microSD card as a vCard file, and then import the contacts to your new phone. For details, see Importing contacts from a storage device. Getting started Enable Bluetooth on both your old and new phones, and import Bluetooth your contacts using Bluetooth. For details, see Importing contacts from a Bluetooth device. Backup If your old phone supports Backup, back up your contacts, and restore them to your new phone. For details, see Backup. Synchronize your contacts from your old phone to a computer, Computer and use phone management software on the computer, such as HiSuite, to synchronize them to your new phone. Other accounts 12 •Install social network applications and synchronize contacts from your social network accounts. •Log in to your Exchange account and synchronize your contacts. Touchscreen gestures Touch: Tap an item once. For example, touch to confirm an action or open an application. Touch and hold: Touch and leave your finger on the screen for 2 seconds or more. For example, touch and hold a blank area on the home screen to enter editing mode. Getting started Swipe: Move your finger vertically or horizontally across the screen. For example, you can swipe left or right under Notifications in the notification panel to dismiss a notification. Swipe horizontally or vertically to transition through home screens, scroll through a document, and more. Drag: Touch and hold an item and then move it to another position. For example, you can rearrange applications and widgets on the home screen this way. Pinch two fingers out: Spread two fingers apart on the screen. For example, pinch two fingers out to zoom in on a picture or web page. Pinch two fingers together: Pinch two fingers together on the screen. For example, pinch two fingers together to zoom out on a picture or web page. 13 Pinch three fingers together: On the home screen, pinch three fingers together to display screen thumbnails. Motion control Motion control lets you control your phone using simple motions and gestures. For example, mute the phone by turning it over or raise the phone to your ear to answer and make calls quickly. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Motion control. 3 On the Motion control screen, select an option, and select a motion to enable it. • Flip: Mute sounds and stop vibration from incoming calls, alarms, and timers. • Shake: Touch and hold a blank area on the home screen to enter editing mode. Shake your phone to organize your icons. • Double touch: Touch the screen twice to turn it on. Getting started 14 Getting started • Draw: When your phone's screen is turned off, draw a letter to open the corresponding application. Status icons Status icons may vary according to your region or carrier. Signal strength No signal GPRS network connected 3G network connected Long Term Evolution (LTE) network connected Roaming Airplane mode enabled Bluetooth on Receiving location data from GPS Vibration mode enabled Silent mode enabled Alarms enabled Charging Battery full Battery low Call in progress Missed calls New messages 15 New emails New voicemail Selecting an input method Wi-Fi network available Connected to a Wi-Fi network Uploading data Downloading data Phone memory full Upcoming events No SIM card found Sign-in or synchronization problem Synchronizing data Synchronization failed Portable Wi-Fi hotspot on More notifications Connected to a VPN Headset plugged in USB debugging mode enabled USB tethering on Navigation bar settings 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Navigation bar. 3 Select one of the virtual navigation bars to customize your navigation bar. If you select a navigation bar containing , you can touch to quickly open your notification panel. Getting started 16 Home screen Your home screens are where you can find your favorite widgets and all your applications. We did away with the application list to give you a more convenient and direct path to your applications.

Status bar: displays notifications and icons. Swipe down from the status bar to open the notification panel. Display area: displays application icons, folders, and widgets. Screen position indicator: indicates which home screen is displayed. Dock: displays frequently used applications. Navigation bar: displays virtual keys (only applicable to phones with virtual navigation keys). 12345 12345 Getting started 17

Switching between home screens Swipe left or right to view the extended home screen. Touch Home to return to the default home screen. Swipe left or right to view all home screens. Automatic screen rotation If you rotate your phone when browsing a web page or viewing a photo, the screen orientation changes automatically between landscape and portrait mode. This feature allows you to enjoy tilt-controlled applications, such as racing games. 1 Swipe down from the status bar to open the notification panel. 2 Under Shortcuts, touch Auto-rotate to enable or disable screen rotation. Organizing applications and widgets on the home screen The following operations allow you to organize your applications, widgets, or folders: • Adding a widget: On the home screen, pinch two fingers together to enter home screen editing mode. Touch Widgets and select a widget. The widget will be added to a blank area on the home screen. You must have enough space on the home screen to add the widget. If there is not enough space, add another home screen or free up some space on the current screen. • Moving an application or widget: On the home screen, touch and hold an application icon or widget until your phone vibrates. You can then drag the application icon or widget to the desired location. Getting started 18 • Deleting an application or widget: On the home screen, touch and hold the application icon or widget you want to delete until is displayed. Drag the unwanted application icon or widget to . • Creating a folder: On the home screen, drag an icon on top of another icon to create a folder containing both applications. To rename the folder, open the folder and then touch and hold the folder name. • Hiding application icons: Place two fingers on the home screen and pinch out. Touch , select the application icons you want to hide, and then touch OK. Applications will not appear on the home screen after they have been hidden. Managing home screens On the home screen, pinch three fingers together to display the home screen thumbnails. • Setting the default home screen: Touch at the bottom of the screen to set the current home screen as the default home screen. • Moving a home screen: Touch and hold the home screen until your phone vibrates. Drag the home screens to adjust their positions. • Adding a home screen: Touch to add a home screen. • Deleting a home screen: Touch to delete a blank home screen. Getting started 19 Notifications Status indicator The status indicator on your phone indicates the following status information: • Blinking red: The battery level is low. • Steady red (when charging): The battery level is low. • Steady yellow (when charging): The battery level is medium. • Steady green (when charging): The battery is almost full or already full. • Blinking green: There are unread messages or notifications. Notification panel Swipe down from the status bar to open the notification panel. Swipe left or right to switch between the notification and shortcut tabs.

Touch to view the notification details and swipe left or right across a 1notification to dismiss it. 2Clear all notifications.

3 Enable or disable automatic screen brightness. Getting started 20

Touch the shortcut switches to enable or disable the corresponding functions. 4 Accessing applications Opening and switching between applications On the home screen, touch an icon to open the corresponding application. To switch to another application, touch Home to return to the home screen, and touch the icon of the application you want to open. If you have installed many applications on your phone and you can't find the application you want quickly on the home screen, swipe down and search for the application in the search bar. Viewing recently used applications Touch Recent to display the list of recently used applications. Then you can: • Touch a thumbnail to open the corresponding application. • Swipe left or right to view recently used applications. • Swipe up on a thumbnail to close the corresponding application. Getting started 21 • Swipe down on a thumbnail to display at the top of the thumbnail and lock the corresponding application. Swipe down on the thumbnail again to unlock the application. • Swipe up from the bottom of the screen until is displayed to close all applications in the list. Locked applications will not be closed. Personalizing your phone Changing the home screen style You can choose from the standard and simple home screen styles as desired. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Home screen style. 3 Select Simple and then touch . Touch Standard home to switch from the simple home screen to the standard home screen. Changing the theme 1 On the home screen, touch Themes. 2 You can: • Select a theme. • Touch and customize the theme style, wallpaper, font, and more. 3 Touch . Getting started 22 Changing the wallpaper 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under General, touch Wallpaper. 3 On the Wallpapers screen, you can: • Touch Lock screen wallpaper to set the lock screen wallpaper. • Touch Home screen wallpaper to set the home screen wallpaper. • Touch the Shake to change switch to make the home screen wallpaper change when you shake your phone. • Touch the Random change switch to make the home screen wallpaper change automatically at periodic intervals. Changing the ringtone 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under General, touch Sound. 3 Touch Phone ringtone or Default notification tone, and then choose one of the following tabs: • Ringtone: Choose from the preset ringtones. • Music: Choose from the audio files stored on your phone. If your phone has dual SIM support, you can set different ringtones for each SIM card. 4 Touch . Changing the font size 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under General, touch Font. 3 Touch Font size. 4 Follow the onscreen instructions to select the font size. Getting started 23 Entering text Touch a text input box to bring up the onscreen keyboard. To hide the keyboard, touch . Switching between input methods Your phone comes with multiple text input methods. You can choose one of them to input text. 1 On the text input screen, swipe down from the status bar to open the notification panel. 2 Under Notifications, touch Select input method. 3 Select an input method. To change your phone's default input method, touch Settings on the home screen. Under All, touch Language & input > Default keyboard, and then select an input method. Huawei Swype input method 1

2 3 4 5 6 Slide across letters to enter a word. Switch between lowercase and uppercase letters. 7 12 8 Getting started 24 Touch and hold to access input method settings. Enter numbers and symbols. Touch and hold to view more language input options. Switch to voice input. •Touch to delete the character preceding the cursor. •Touch and hold to delete multiple characters preceding the cursor. •Touch to switch between lowercase and uppercase letters. 34567 •Touch and hold or quickly touch twice to enable caps lock. Enter numbers and symbols. •Touch to enter a comma. •Touch and hold to open the input options menu. •Touch to enter a space. •Touch and hold to choose another input method. •Touch to enter a period. •Touch and hold to enter symbols. 12345 Android input method 76 1 2 3 4 5 Getting started 25 •Touch to delete the character preceding the cursor. •Touch and hold to delete multiple characters preceding the cursor. Switch to voice input. 67

Editing text You can select, cut, copy, and paste text on your phone. • Select text: Touch and hold the text to bring up . Then drag or to select more or less text, or touch Select all to select all text in a text box. • Copy text: Select text and touch Copy. • Cut text: Select text and touch Cut. • Paste text: Touch and hold where you want to insert the text and then touch Paste. Getting started 26 Calls and contacts Making a call Smart dialing Smart dialing lets you quickly find contacts by entering parts of their names or numbers. 1 On the home screen, touch Dialer. 2 Under Dialer, enter the initials or first few letters of a contact's name, or part of the contact's phone number. Any matches in your contacts list or call log are then displayed above the dialer. 3 From the list, select the contact you want to call. If your phone has dual SIM support, touch 1 or 2 to make a call. 4 To end the call, touch . Making a call from Contacts 1 On the home screen, touch Dialer. 2 Under Contacts, touch the contact you want to call. 3 Touch the contact number. If your phone has dual SIM support, touch or to make a call. Making a call from the call log 1 On the home screen, touch Dialer. 2 Under Dialer, from the call log, select the contact or number you want to call. If your phone has dual SIM support, touch or to make a call. Making an emergency call In the event of an emergency, you can make emergency calls from your phone, even without a SIM card. However, you must be in an area with cellular coverage. 1 On the home screen, touch Dialer. 1 2 1 12 27 2 Under Dialer, enter your local emergency number, and then touch . On some phone models, you can even make an emergency call from the lock screen. On the lock screen, touch Emergency call, enter your local emergency number, and then touch . The ability to make emergency calls depends on local regulations and carriers in your region. Poor network usability or environmental interference may prevent your call from being connected. Never rely solely on your phone for essential communication during emergencies. Speed-dialing 1 On the home screen, touch Dialer. 2 Under Dialer, touch > Speed dial settings. 3 Touch . Choose a contact from the list and assign a number key to the contact. The number key 1 is the default key for voicemail. It can't be set as a speed-dial number. 4 On the dialer, touch and hold the number key assigned to a contact to quickly call the contact. If your phone has dual SIM support, on the dialer, touch and hold a number key assigned to a contact, and then touch or to quickly call the contact. Making an international call 1 On the home screen, touch Dialer. 2 On the dialer, touch and hold 0 to enter +. 3 Enter the country or region code, area code, and phone number in sequence. 4 Touch . If your phone has dual SIM support, touch or . When roaming, you can select the phone number of a stored contact to call the contact directly. 1 2 1 2 Calls and contacts 28 Answering or rejecting a call When a call comes in, you can press the volume button to mute the ringtone. When the screen is locked, you can: • Drag right to answer the call. • Drag left to reject the call. • Touch to select a message or customize a message to reject the call. • Touch to set a callback reminder. When the screen is unlocked, you can: • Touch to answer the call. • Touch to reject the call. • Touch to select a message or customize a message to reject the call. • Touch to set a callback reminder. On the dialer screen, touch > Call settings > Reject calls with SMS to edit the message that will be sent. Calls and contacts 29 In-call menu During a call, touch the Home or Return to hide the in-call menu. To return to the menu, swipe down from the status bar to open the notification panel, and then touch Current call. 198 2 37465 12345678 Place the current call on hold. To resume the call, touch again. (Make sure your carrier supports this feature.) Mute the call so that the other party can't hear you. Start a three-way call. (Make sure your carrier supports this feature.) Activate the speaker for a hands-free call. End the current call. Open the dialer. Display your contacts. View your notes. Calls and contacts 30 Answering a third-party call Before you answer a third-party call, make sure that you have enabled call waiting. For details, contact your carrier. 1 If a call comes in when you are already in another call, touch to answer the new call and place the first call on hold. 2 Touch to switch between the two calls. Making a conference call It's easy to set up a conference call using the multi-party call feature on your phone. Call one number (or receive a call), and then call another number to add it to the conference call. Conference calling may not be supported by all mobile plans. Please make sure you have subscribed to this service. For details, contact your carrier. 1 Call the first participant. 2 When the call is connected, touch to call the second participant. The first participant will be placed on hold. 3 When the second call is connected, touch to start a conference call. 4 To add more people to the call, repeat steps 2 and 3. 5 Touch to end the call. Using the call log Records of all outgoing, incoming, and missed calls are stored in your call log. Adding a contact from the call log 1 On the home screen, touch Dialer. 2 Under Dialer, touch next to the number you want to add. 3 Touch or . Calls and contacts 31 You can also touch and hold the number you want to add, and then touch Create new contact or Save to existing contact. Deleting call records 1 On the home screen, touch Dialer. 2 Under Dialer, you can: • Touch and hold a contact name or phone number, and then touch Delete entry to delete the call record. • Touch > Delete call log to delete multiple records simultaneously. Turning on pocket mode If you're ever worried about missing important calls when your phone is in your pocket or bag, try turning on pocket mode. Once enabled, pocket mode will gradually increase the ringtone volume and vibration intensity for incoming calls. 1 On the home screen, touch Dialer. 2 Under Dialer, touch > Call settings. 3 Turn on Pocket mode. Call settings Enabling call forwarding If you aren't able to take calls on your phone, you can forward them to another number. 1 On the home screen, touch Dialer. 2 Under Dialer, touch > Call settings. 3 Touch Call forwarding. If your phone has dual SIM support, touch Call forwarding under Card 1 settings or Card 2 settings. 4 Select a forwarding mode. 5 Enter the phone number to which you want to forward calls, and then touch Enable. Calls and contacts 32 Enabling call waiting The call waiting function allows you to answer an incoming call during an active call, and freely switch between the two. 1 On the home screen, touch Dialer. 2 Under Dialer, touch > Call settings. 3 Touch Additional settings. If your phone has dual SIM support, touch Card 1 settings or Card 2 settings and then Additional settings. 4 Touch the Call waiting switch to enable this function. Managing contacts Creating a contact 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch . 3 Select a location to save the contact from the options menu. 4 Enter the contact name, phone number, and other details. 5 Touch . Editing a contact 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch and hold the contact you want to edit, and then touch Edit. 3 Edit the contact information. 4 Touch . Deleting contacts 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch > Delete. Calls and contacts 33 3 Select the contacts you want to delete or touch Select all to select all contacts. 4 Touch . 5 Touch Delete. Searching for a contact 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Enter the contact name or initials. Matching contacts are displayed as you type. Importing or exporting contacts Your phone supports .vcf contact files. .vcf is a standard file format for storing contact information, including names, addresses, and phone numbers. Importing contacts from a storage device 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch > Import/Export > Import from storage. 3 Select one or more .vcf files, and then touch OK. Importing contacts from a SIM card 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch > Import/Export > Import from SIM card. If your phone has dual SIM support, you can choose whether to import from SIM 1 or SIM 2. 3 Select the contacts you want to import or touch Select all to select all contacts, and then touch . 4 Choose the location to where you want to import contacts. Your phone will automatically import the contacts. Calls and contacts 34 Importing contacts from a Bluetooth device 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch > Import/Export > Import from another phone. 3 Select Supports Bluetooth and then touch Next. 4 Turn on Bluetooth on the device from which you want to import contacts and set the device to be visible to other Bluetooth devices. 5 Touch Next. Your phone then turns on Bluetooth and scans for Bluetooth devices. 6 Touch the Bluetooth device from which you want to import contacts. Once the two devices are connected, your phone will automatically import contacts from the other Bluetooth device. Importing contacts using Wi-Fi Direct 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch > Import/Export > Import from another phone. 3 Select Import via Wi-Fi Direct and then touch Next. Your phone then prompts you to turn on Wi-Fi and scans for Wi-Fi Direct devices. 4 Touch the Wi-Fi Direct device from which you want to import contacts. Once the two devices are connected, your phone will automatically import contacts from the other device. Exporting contacts to a storage device 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch > Import/Export > Export to storage. 3 Touch Export. 4 Choose where you want to export the contacts from and touch OK. The exported .vcf file is saved to the root directory of your phone's internal storage by default. You can open Files to view the exported file. Calls and contacts 35 Exporting contacts to a SIM card 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch > Import/Export > Export to SIM card. If your phone has dual SIM support, you can choose whether to export to SIM 1 or SIM 2. 3 Select the contacts you want to export or touch Select all to select all contacts, and then touch . 4 Touch OK. Sharing contacts 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch > Import/Export > Share contact. 3 Select the contacts you want to share or touch Select all to select all contacts. 4 Touch . Select a sharing method and then follow the onscreen instructions to share the contacts. Adding a contact to your favorites 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch and hold the contact you want to add to your favorites, and then touch Add to favorites. When viewing contact details, you can also touch to add the contact to your favorites. Calls and contacts 36 Contact groups You can add contacts on your phone to a contact group. This makes it easier to send messages or emails to all group members at once. Creating a contact group 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch Groups then . 3 Name the group and touch OK. 4 Touch . 5 Select the contacts you want to add to the group or touch Select all to select all contacts, and then touch . Editing a contact group 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch Groups and select the group you want to edit. 3 Touch and add new members to the group. 4 Touch . You can then: • Touch Remove members to remove members from the group. • Touch Delete group to delete the group. • Touch Rename to edit the group name. Sending messages or emails to a contact group 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch Groups and select the contact group you want to message or email. 3 Touch to send a message or touch to send an email. Calls and contacts 37 Deleting a contact group 1 On the home screen, touch Contacts. 2 Touch Groups. 3 Touch and hold the contact group you want to delete, and then touch Delete. 4 Touch Delete. Deleting a contact group will not remove the contacts in the group from your phone. Calls and contacts 38 Messaging and email Sending a text message 1 On the home screen, touch Messaging. 2 In the list of message threads, touch . 3 Select the recipient box and enter the contact name or phone number. You can also touch to open your contact list and choose a contact or contact group. 4 Select the text field to begin composing your message. Touch to select an attachment type and then select the attachment you want to add. If you attach images, videos, or other multimedia files, the message will be automatically converted into a multimedia message. 5 Touch . Replying to a message 1 On the home screen, touch Messaging. 2 In the list of message threads, touch a contact name or phone number to view the conversation thread. 3 Select the text field to begin composing your message. 4 Touch . 39 Managing messages Forwarding a message 1 On the home screen, touch Messaging. 2 In the list of message threads, touch a contact name or phone number to view the conversation thread. 3 Touch and hold the message you want to forward, and then touch . 4 Touch the recipient text box and enter the contact name or phone number. 5 Touch . Adding a message to your favorites You can add important messages to your favorites. Your favorites messages will not be deleted when you delete conversations. 1 On the home screen, touch Messaging. 2 In the list of message threads, touch a contact name or phone number to view the conversation thread. 3 Touch and hold the message you want to add to your favorites, and touch > Copy to Favorites. In the list of message threads, touch > Favorites to view your favorite messages. Deleting a message 1 On the home screen, touch Messaging. 2 In the list of message threads, touch a contact name or phone number to view your conversations. 3 Touch and hold the message you want to delete, and touch . 4 Touch Delete. Messaging and email 40 Deleting a thread 1 On the home screen, touch Messaging. 2 From the message list, touch > Delete. 3 Select the thread you want to delete, and touch . 4 Touch Delete. Setting up an email account Adding an email account When adding an account, contact your email service provider if you are unsure about the settings required. 1 On the home screen, touch Email. 2 Touch Others. 3 Enter your email address and password, and then touch Next. 4 Follow the onscreen instructions to configure your account. The system will then automatically connect to the server. Once your account is set up, Inbox will be displayed. After adding an email account, in Inbox, touch > Settings > Add account to continue adding other accounts. Adding an Exchange account Exchange is an email system developed by Microsoft for enterprises. Some email service providers also provide Exchange accounts for individuals and families. When adding an account, contact your email service provider if you are unsure about the settings required. 1 On the home screen, touch Email. 2 Touch Exchange. Messaging and email 41 3 Enter your email address, domain name, user name, and password, and then touch Next. 4 Follow the onscreen instructions to configure your account. The system will then automatically connect to the server. Once your Exchange account is set up, Inbox will be displayed. Sending an email 1 On the home screen, touch Email. 2 Touch . 3 Touch From: to choose an email account. 4 Enter one or more recipients. To Cc or Bcc the email to multiple recipients, touch Cc/Bcc:. 5 Compose your email and touch to add any attachments. 6 Touch . Checking your email 1 On the home screen, touch Email. 2 In Inbox, touch in the upper left corner to select an email account. 3 Touch the email you want to read. Then you can: • Touch to delete it. • Touch to reply to it. • Touch to reply to all. • Touch to forward it. • Swipe left or right on the screen to read the previous or next email. In Inbox, swipe down to refresh your email list. Messaging and email 42 Account settings Switching between email accounts If you have added multiple email accounts on your phone, make sure you are on the right account before viewing or sending emails. 1 On the home screen, touch Email. 2 In Inbox, touch in the upper left corner to open the account list. 3 Select the email account you want to use. Removing an email account 1 On the home screen, touch Email. 2 In Inbox, touch > Settings. 3 Select the account you want to remove. 4 Touch Remove account then OK. After you remove an email account, your phone will no longer be able to send or receive emails using that account. Personalizing your email account Personalize your inbox: display contact pictures, choose what to display after deleting an email, change your signature, set how often your inbox updates, and change email notification tones. 1 On the home screen, touch Email. 2 In Inbox, touch > Settings and then choose the desired settings. Messaging and email 43 Camera and gallery Capture screen 1Switch between flash modes. 2Swipe left or right to switch between common capture modes. 3View captured photos or videos. •Touch to take a photo. 4•Touch and hold to take burst shots. Release your finger to stop. 5Apply filter effects. •Touch an object on the screen to focus the camera on it. 6•Spread two fingers apart to zoom in or pinch them together to zoom out. 7Switch between the rear and front cameras. 8 View more options. 44 Taking a photo 1 On the home screen, touch Camera. 2 Frame the scene you want to capture. Let your camera focus automatically or touch the screen to focus on an object. If the focus box turns red, the camera was unable to focus. 3 Touch . If the GPS tag switch was enabled when the photo was taken, the photo can be viewed in Gallery under Map. Launching the camera from the gallery 1 On the home screen, touch Gallery. 2 Under Photos, swipe down on the albums to display the viewfinder in half screen mode, and then swipe down again to launch the camera. Not all camera features are available in half screen mode. 3 Touch to take a photo. 4 Touch Return to return to gallery. Capture modes • Makeup: Use special processing modes to accurately locate parts of the face and easily accentuate the most beautiful features. • Beauty: Drag the slider to adjust the beauty level and apply facial enhancements. • Panorama: Use this mode to take wider shots. • HDR: Enhance a photo taken under insufficient or excessive lighting conditions. • All-focus: You can re-adjust the focal point of photos taken in this mode at a later time. • Best photo: Your phone takes several photos in rapid succession and automatically picks the best one for you. Camera and gallery 45 • Watermark: Add various watermarks to your photos. • Audio note: You can record a brief audio clip after you take a photo. • Good food: Adjust the color tone and lighting to accentuate the most mouth-watering food. • Audio control: Touch and enable this mode under Settings. You can issue voice commands to have your camera take photos for you. • Timer: Touch and enable this mode under Settings to set a countdown timer for taking a photo. • Touch to capture: Touch and enable this mode under Settings. Touch the screen to take a photo. • Capture smiles: Touch and enable this mode under Settings. The camera will automatically take a photo when it detects a smile. • Object tracking: Touch and enable this mode under Settings. Touch an object on the screen. Your camera will track and stay focused on this object. • Ultra snapshot: Touch and enable this mode under Settings. When the screen is off or locked, frame the object you want to capture and press the volume down key twice to take a photo. Taking a panoramic photo 1 On the home screen, touch Camera. 2 Touch > Panorama to switch to panorama shooting mode. 3 Touch to start shooting. 4 Follow the onscreen instructions and move your phone slowly to capture multiple photos. 5 Touch to stop shooting. The camera automatically stitches the photos together to create one panoramic photograph. Camera and gallery 46 Using best photo mode 1 On the home screen, touch Camera. 2 Touch > Best photo to switch to best photo mode. 3 Touch to shoot. Your phone takes several photos in a row and automatically selects the best photo. 4 Touch . You can also scroll through the photos taken and select a different one. The phone will automatically save the selected photo and delete the remaining ones. Adding watermarks to photos 1 On the home screen, touch Camera. 2 Touch > Watermark to switch to watermark mode. 3 Swipe left or right and select the desired watermark. 4 Drag the watermark to adjust its position. 5 Touch . Taking a photo using audio control 1 On the home screen, touch Camera. 2 Touch > > Audio control. 3 Touch Audio control to switch to the audio control mode. Then you can: • Get your phone to take a photo when you issue a voice command. • Get your phone to take a photo when the surrounding noise reaches a certain decibel level. 4 Frame the scene you want to capture. Your phone will take a photo automatically when you issue a voice command or the surrounding noise reaches a certain decibel level. Camera and gallery 47 Object tracking mode 1 On the home screen, touch Camera. 2 Touch > . 3 Touch Object tracking to enable object tracking mode. 4 Touch an object on the screen. Your camera will track and stay focused on this object as you're shooting. Object tracking mode and smile capture can't be used at the same time. All focus mode 1 On the home screen, touch Camera. 2 Touch > All-focus to switch to all focus mode. 3 Touch to take a photo. 4 Go to gallery and select the photo that was taken using all focus mode. indicates photos that were taken in all focus mode. 5 Touch to enter the all focus editing mode. 6 Touch another area of the photo that you want to focus on. 7 Touch . Shooting a video 1 On the home screen, touch Camera. 2 Swipe left or right to select Video. 3 Touch to start recording. 4 While recording, touch an object or a position on the screen to focus on it. Touch to pause recording, and touch to resume. 5 Touch to stop recording. Camera and gallery 48 Camera and gallery While recording, you can touch to take a still photo. Video shooting modes On the video recording screen, touch > to select a video shooting mode. • Beauty mode: Automatic facial enhancement during recording. • Object tracking: Touch an object on the screen. Your camera will track and stay focused on this object as you're shooting the video. • Stabilizer: Minimizes camera shake during recording. Camera settings On the capture screen, touch > to configure the following settings: • Resolution: Set the camera resolution. To change the video resolution, touch > > Resolution on the video capture screen. • GPS tag: Display the location where the photo or video was taken. • Preferred save location: Set the default save location for your photos and videos. • Perfect selfie: Enable this function in Beauty mode for automatic facial recognition and customized portrait enhancement. • ISO: Set a photo's ISO. Increasing the ISO can reduce blurring caused by dark conditions or movement. • White balance: Adjust a photo's white balance. Adjust the white balance according to the brightness of the surroundings. • Image adjustment: Adjust exposure compensation, saturation, contrast, and brightness. 49 Gallery Viewing photos 1 On the home screen, touch Gallery. 2 You can then: • Select the Photos tab and view photos in a timeline. • Select the Photos tab, select Map and view photos grouped according to location. • Select the Albums tab and view photos grouped by album. Playing a slideshow 1 On the home screen, touch Gallery. 2 Under Photos, touch > Slideshow. 3 Touch the screen to stop the slideshow. Editing a photo You can adjust a photo's brightness, saturation, size, and more. You can also use the facial enhancement feature to enhance portrait photos in a variety of different ways. 1 On the home screen, touch Gallery. 2 Select the photo you want to edit and then touch . 3 You can then: • Touch to rotate the photo. • Touch to crop the photo. • Touch to select a filter. • Touch to adjust the saturation, color, and more. • Touch to add whitening, smoothing, or other beautifying effects to faces. • Touch to add a mosaic effect to the photo. • Touch to add a watermark to the photo. Camera and gallery 50 • Touch to add a label to the photo. Hiding photos 1 On the home screen, touch Gallery. 2 Under Albums, touch > Hide albums. 3 Touch the switch next to the album to hide the photos. Not all local albums on the phone's internal storage can be hidden. Deleting a photo 1 On the home screen, touch Gallery. 2 Select the photo you want to delete and then touch > Delete. Sharing photos and videos You can share your photos or videos in various ways. 1 On the home screen, touch Gallery. 2 Select the photo or video that you want to share. 3 Touch , choose a sharing method, and follow the onscreen instructions to share your photo or video. Setting a photo as the wallpaper 1 On the home screen, touch Gallery. 2 Select the photo you want to set as the wallpaper. 3 Touch > Set as and follow the onscreen instructions to set the photo as the wallpaper. Taking a screenshot Press the power and volume down buttons at the same time to take a screenshot. Open the notification panel and touch to share the screenshot. By default, screenshots are saved to the Screenshots folder in Gallery. Camera and gallery 51 You can also swipe down from the status bar to open the notification panel and touch under Shortcuts. Scanning a QR code Scanning a QR code using gallery 1 On the home screen, touch Gallery. 2 Choose a QR code photo. 3 Touch the photo. Gallery will automatically scan the QR code. 4 Touch the QR code link to view more information about the code. Scanning a QR code using camera 1 On the home screen, touch Camera. 2 Frame the QR code using the camera. The camera will automatically scan the QR code. 3 Touch the QR code link to view more information about the code. Camera and gallery 52 Music and videos Adding songs Before you can listen to music, add songs onto your phone by: • Copying songs from your computer using the USB cable. • Downloading songs from the Internet. • Copying songs via Bluetooth. For details, see Receiving a file using Bluetooth. • Copying songs from other devices using Wi-Fi Direct. For details, see Receiving a file using Wi-Fi Direct. Listening to music 1 On the home screen, touch Music. 2 Select a category. 3 Touch the song you want to play. Touch the playing song to enter the main playback interface. 53 123 45 12345 •Swipe left or right to switch between the album cover, playlist, and lyrics. •Touch here to adjust the volume, open the options menu, and more. Add the playing song to a playlist. Use the buttons here to control the playback. Drag the slider to control the playback. Add the playing song to your Favorites. When a song is playing, touch Home to exit the playback screen without stopping the song. To return to the music playback screen, open the notification panel and touch the playing song. Creating a playlist 1 On the home screen, touch Music. 2 Touch Playlists > Create new playlist. 3 Name the playlist and touch Save. Music and videos 54 4 In the displayed dialog box, touch Add. 5 Select the songs you want to add and touch . Playing a playlist 1 On the home screen, touch Music. 2 Touch Playlists. 3 Select the playlist you want to play and then touch one of the songs in the playlist or shuffle all songs. Deleting a playlist 1 On the home screen, touch Music. 2 Touch Playlists. 3 Touch next to the playlist you want to delete and then touch Delete. Setting a song as the ringtone 1 On the home screen, touch Music. 2 Select a category. 3 On the song list screen, touch next to the song and then touch Set as ringtone. Playing a video 1 On the home screen, touch Videos. 2 Touch the video you want to play. 3 To stop the video playback, touch . Music and videos 55 3 123 1 2 Lock the screen. After the screen is locked, all video operations will be disabled until you unlock it. •Swipe left or right to rewind or fast-forward the video. •Swipe up or down on the left side of the screen to adjust the screen brightness. •Swipe up or down on the right side of the screen to adjust the volume. Stream the video to your TV. Music and videos 56 Network and sharing Enabling mobile data 1 On the home screen, touch Settings and then go to the All tab. 2 Under Wireless & networks, touch More. 3 Touch Mobile network. 4 Touch the Mobile data switch to enable your phone's mobile data service. When you don't need Internet access, disable mobile data to save battery power and reduce mobile data usage. Wi-Fi network Connecting to a Wi-Fi network 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Touch Wi-Fi. 3 Turn on Wi-Fi. Your phone then scans for available Wi-Fi networks and lists them on the screen. 4 Select the Wi-Fi network to which you want to connect. • If the network is open, you will connect to it directly. • If the network is encrypted, enter the password when prompted, and then touch Connect. Connecting to a Wi-Fi network using WPS Wi-Fi protected setup (WPS) helps make it easier to connect your phone to a Wi-Fi network. Simply press the WPS button or enter the PIN to connect your phone to a Wi-Fi router that supports WPS. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 57 2 Touch Wi-Fi. 3 Turn on Wi-Fi. 4 Touch > Advanced settings. Then you can: • Touch WPS connection and press the WPS button on the Wi-Fi router. • Touch WPS PIN connection and enter the PIN generated on your phone into the router. Sharing your phone's mobile data Wi-Fi hotspot Your phone can function as a Wi-Fi hotspot for other devices, sharing its mobile data connection. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings and then go to the All tab. 2 Under Wireless & networks, touch More. 3 Touch Tethering & portable hotspot > Portable Wi-Fi hotspot. 4 Turn on the Wi-Fi hotspot. 5 Touch Configure Wi-Fi hotspot. 6 Set the Wi-Fi hotspot's name, encryption mode, and password. Then touch Save. It is recommended that you set the encryption mode to WPA2 PSK for better security. USB tethering You can share your phone's data connection with a computer using a USB cable. Depending on your computer's operating system, you may need to install phone drivers on the computer or establish a network connection in order to use USB tethering. 1 Use a USB cable to connect your phone to the computer. 2 On the home screen, touch Settings and then go to the All tab. 3 Under Wireless & networks, touch More. Network and sharing 58 4 Touch Tethering & portable hotspot. 5 Touch the USB tethering switch to share your mobile data connection. You can't use your phone's USB tethering function when the phone is in USB mass storage mode. Bluetooth tethering You can share your phone's mobile data connection with other devices using Bluetooth. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings and then go to the All tab. 2 Under Wireless & networks, touch More. 3 Touch Tethering & portable hotspot. 4 Touch the Bluetooth tethering switch to share your mobile data connection. Transferring data using Bluetooth Turning on Bluetooth and pairing your phone with another Bluetooth device 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Bluetooth. 3 Touch the Turn on Bluetooth switch to turn on Bluetooth. Your phone will automatically search for and display available Bluetooth devices. 4 Touch a device and follow the onscreen instructions to pair it with your phone. To unpair the two devices, touch next to the paired device, and then touch Unpair. Renaming your phone By default, your phone model is used as your phone name when Bluetooth is turned on. You can change the name to make it easier to recognize. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Bluetooth. Network and sharing 59 3 Touch Device name. 4 Rename the phone and touch OK. Sending a file using Bluetooth To exchange data with another Bluetooth device, turn on Bluetooth on both devices and make sure they are both discoverable. Touch and hold the file you want to send, and then touch Share > Bluetooth. Your phone will automatically search for and display available devices. Select the receiving device. Receiving a file using Bluetooth When your phone receives a file transfer request, a File transfer dialog box will be displayed. Touch Accept to start receiving the file. Open the notification panel and touch Notifications to check the file transfer progress. By default, received files are saved to the bluetooth folder in Files. Transferring data using Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi Direct allows two devices to connect to each other for data transmission without an access point. Connecting two devices using Wi-Fi Direct Before connecting, ensure that you have enabled Wi-Fi Direct on both devices. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Wi-Fi. 3 Turn on Wi-Fi. 4 Touch Wi-Fi direct to enable Wi-Fi Direct. Your phone will search for available devices. 5 Select the device to which you want to connect. Sending a file using Wi-Fi Direct Touch and hold the file you want to send, and then touch Share > Wi-Fi Direct. Your phone will automatically search for and display available devices. Select the receiving device. Network and sharing 60 Network and sharing Receiving a file using Wi-Fi Direct When a file transfer request is made using Wi-Fi Direct, the File transfer dialog box will be displayed. Touch Accept to receive the file. Open the notification panel and touch Notifications to check the file transfer progress. By default, received files are saved to the Wi-Fi Direct folder in Files. Transferring data between your phone and computer Connecting in picture transfer mode The Picture Transfer Protocol (PTP) is an image transfer protocol that can be used to transfer images between your phone and computer, making sharing easier. 1 Use a USB cable to connect your phone to the computer. 2 Swipe down from the status bar to open the notification panel. Set USB connected to Photos. Any drivers required will be installed automatically on the computer. Once the drivers are installed, double-click the new drive icon that appears on your computer to view the images stored on your phone. Connecting in media transfer mode The Media Transfer Protocol (MTP) is a communication protocol that can be used to transfer files between your phone and computer. Before using MTP, make sure you have Windows Media Player 11 or later installed on your computer. 1 Use a USB cable to connect your phone to the computer. 2 Swipe down from the status bar to open the notification panel. Set USB connected to Files. Any drivers required will be installed automatically on the computer. Once the drivers are installed, double-click the new drive icon that appears on your computer to view the files stored on your phone. You can browse multimedia content on your phone easily using Windows Media Player. Connecting in USB flash drive mode If you have a microSD card in your phone, you can use your phone as a USB flash drive and transfer files between the microSD card and a computer. 61 1 Use a USB cable to connect your phone to the computer. 2 Swipe down from the status bar to open the notification panel. Set USB connected to USB drive. Any drivers required will be installed automatically on the computer. Once the drivers are installed, the computer will recognize the phone as a USB flash drive. Double-click the new drive icon that appears on your computer to view the files on your phone's microSD card. Multi-screen display You can push photos, videos, or games from your phone to a large screen, such as a TV, to view them more conveniently and share with your family and friends. If your TV supports HDMI, you can buy an Android TV Box or other similar wireless device to use this feature. Open your notification panel. Under Shortcuts, touch , select the receiving device, and start the multi-screen display. For details about connecting your phone to an Android TV Box, see the Android TV Box manual. Huawei Beam Huawei Beam lets you quickly share data between two Near Field Communication (NFC) enabled phones. To use Huawei Beam, simply place the two phones close together. You can then share all sorts of data, such as photos, videos, web pages, and contacts. This feature is available only on phones that support NFC. Enabling Huawei Beam 1 On the home screen, touch Settings and then go to the All tab. 2 Under Wireless & networks, touch More. 3 Touch NFC. 4 Enable NFC. 5 Enable Huawei Beam. Network and sharing 62 Network and sharing Sharing photos, web pages, or contacts through Huawei Beam Make sure that both phones are unlocked and that NFC and Huawei Beam are enabled. 1 Select the photo, web page, or contact you want to share. 2 Place the NFC sensor areas of the two phones close together. After a connection is established, a sound will be played and the content you are sharing will shrink on the screen. 3 Follow the onscreen instructions and touch anywhere on the screen to start the transfer. 63 Apps Managing applications Downloading applications Applications can be downloaded through a variety of channels, including: • An app market on your phone. • Web pages using the phone browser. • Web pages using your computer. • Third-party app download software on your computer. Installing an application 1 On the home screen, touch Files. 2 Under Categories, touch Applications > Apps. 3 In the Apps list, touch the application you want to install and follow the onscreen instructions. During the installation, the Install blocked message may be displayed. Read the message carefully. If you want to continue with the installation, follow the onscreen instructions to allow the installation of applications from unknown sources. Sharing an application 1 On the home screen, touch and hold the application you want to share until you see at the top of the screen. 2 Drag the application to . 3 Select a sharing method and follow the onscreen instructions to share the application. Some pre-installed applications can't be shared. 64 AppsUninstalling an application 1 On the home screen, touch and hold the icon of the application you want to uninstall until you see at the top of the screen. 2 Drag the icon to and follow the onscreen instructions to uninstall the application. Some pre-installed applications can't be uninstalled. Backup Backing up data to local storage 1 On the home screen, touch Tools > Backup. 2 Touch New backup. On some phone models, backup files can be encrypted and password-protected. You will need to enter a password to access encrypted backup files. 3 Select the data you want to back up, and then follow the onscreen instructions to perform the backup. By default, backup data is saved to the HuaweiBackup folder in Files. On some phone models, the backup procedure may vary depending on the backup application version. Restoring data from local storage 1 On the home screen, touch Tools > Backup. 2 Select the data you want to restore. You can refer to the backup time included in the file name to find the data you want to restore. 3 If the backup file is encrypted, follow the onscreen instructions to enter your password, and then touch OK. 4 Select the data you want to restore, and then touch Restore. 65 Phone Manager Phone Manager is Huawei's unique system management application that lets you better protect and manage your phone. With Phone Manager, you can: • Scan for problems and clean system trash to optimize your system. • Enable power saving mode to maximize your phone's standby time. • Block unwanted calls, messages, and notifications. Optimizing the system Scan for problems and optimize the system to keep your phone running smoothly. On the home screen, touch Phone Manager. Then you can: • Touch Scan or Touch to scan. You can view your phone's running status, clean system trash, optimize the system, and eliminate security threats. • Touch Phone accelerator to display running applications and close those that are not needed. • Touch Storage cleaner to scan the cache, clean system trash, and remove infrequently- used applications and installation packages. Power saving 1 On the home screen, touch Phone Manager. 2 Touch Power saving to check your phone's power consumption and extend your phone's standby time. You can switch to different power saving modes as required. Harassment filter On the home screen, touch Phone Manager. Then you can: • Touch Harassment filter to set a blacklist to block unwanted messages and calls. • Touch Notification center to block unwanted push notifications from the specified applications. • Enable Do not disturb. Your phone will ring only when you receive calls from allowed contacts. Tones and vibrations for other calls, messages, and notifications will be disabled. Apps66 Managing data usage 1 On the home screen, touch Phone Manager. 2 Touch Traffic manager to configure data plan limits and warnings, and view detailed data usage information. Calendar Calendar helps you to manage your daily life and work. For example, you can plan your daily schedule in advance and view information about public holidays. If you have saved your contacts' birthdays, the calendar will automatically create birthday reminders. Creating an event 1 On the home screen, touch Calendar. 2 Touch . 3 Enter the event details, such as the event name, start and end time, location, and how often it repeats. 4 Touch . Viewing the calendar 1 On the home screen, touch Calendar. 2 On the Calendar screen, you can: • Select Month, Week, and Day to switch between the month, week, and day views. • In month, week, or day view, swipe left or right to change the month, week, or day that is displayed. Viewing global holidays 1 On the home screen, touch Calendar. 2 Touch > Calendars to display. 3 Touch Global holidays. Apps67 4 Touch the switch next to the country whose holidays you want to view. Your phone will automatically access the Internet and download the country's holiday information. Setting alternative calendars 1 On the home screen, touch Calendar. 2 Touch > Calendars to display. 3 Touch Local calendar. 4 Choose an alternative calendar. Your phone will automatically download data for that calendar. Synchronizing calendars 1 On the home screen, touch Calendar. 2 Touch > Calendars to display. 3 Select the account whose calendar you want to display. 4 Touch > Calendars to sync. 5 Select the account and synchronize its calendar. Clock Alarm 1 On the home screen, touch Clock. 2 Under Alarm, you can: • Add an alarm: Touch and set the alarm time, ringtone, repetitions, and more. Touch to apply the settings. • Enable or disable an alarm: Touch the switch next to an alarm to enable or disable it. • Configure alarm settings: Touch to configure the snooze duration, silent mode settings and what volume keys do when an alarm goes off. • Delete an alarm: Touch and hold the alarm you want to delete, and then touch . Apps68 World clock 1 On the home screen, touch Clock. 2 Under World clock, you can: • Add a city: Touch . Enter a city name or select a city from the city list. • Set your time zone: Touch to set your home time zone and system date and time. • Remove a city: Touch Edit cities. Touch next to the city you want to remove, and then touch . Stopwatch 1 On the home screen, touch Clock. 2 Under Stopwatch, touch to start timing. 3 While timing, touch to count laps. 4 Touch to pause the stopwatch. When the stopwatch is paused, touch to clear all stopwatch records. Timer 1 On the home screen, touch Clock. 2 Under Timer, drag the dot clockwise along the wheel to set the countdown time. Touch to set a tone for the timer. 3 When you are done, touch to start the timer. 4 When the timer ends, your phone will play a tone. Follow the onscreen instructions and swipe across the screen to stop the tone. While the timer is running, touch to reset it. Apps69 AppsWeather Weather allows you to check the current weather and multi-day forecast for your location and many other destinations around the world. Adding a city Add cities of interest to check their real-time weather information. 1 On the home screen, touch Tools > Weather. 2 Touch > and enter the name of a city. Matching cities are listed under the search bar. 3 Select the city you want to add. Checking the weather 1 On the home screen, touch Tools > Weather. 2 Swipe left or right to switch to the desired city and view local weather conditions. 3 Touch to view more detailed weather information. Removing cities 1 On the home screen, touch Tools > Weather. 2 Touch , and then touch and hold the city you want to remove. Select . 3 Touch . Updating the weather 1 On the home screen, touch Tools > Weather. 2 Swipe left or right to find the city whose weather you want to update. 3 Swipe down from the top of the screen to manually update the weather. You can also configure automatic weather updates. Touch > . Enable the Auto update switch, and then configure the Update interval. Your phone will then update weather data at the scheduled interval. 70 Notes Adding a note 1 On the home screen, touch Notepad. 2 Touch New note and then enter your note's content. Touch to insert an image. 3 Touch . Once the note is saved, you can also follow the onscreen instructions to share or delete the note, or add it to your favorites. Modifying notepad settings 1 On the home screen, touch Notepad. 2 Touch > Settings to adjust the font size or change the viewing format. FM Radio Connect a headset to the phone first because the FM radio uses the headset as its antenna. Searching for stations 1 On the home screen, touch Tools > FM Radio. 2 Touch > . The FM Radio will automatically search for and save stations it finds. Your phone will automatically search for and save stations the first time you open the FM radio. Apps71 Listening to FM radio On the home screen, touch Tools > FM Radio. 16 5 2 3 41Turn the speaker on or off. 2Turn the FM radio on or off. 3Return to the previous station. 4Skip to the next station. 5Add the current station to your favorites. Enter the settings interface: view and search the station list, view your 6 favorite stations, and set a timer to turn off the FM radio automatically. Apps72 Phone settings Turning on location services Make sure you have turned on location services before using a map or navigation application. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Location access. 3 Touch Access my location to enable your phone's location services. 4 Touch Location mode. Then you can: • Touch High accuracy to locate your position using GPS, Wi-Fi, and mobile data. • Touch Battery saving to locate your position using Wi-Fi and mobile data. • Touch Device only to locate your position using GPS. Modifying sound settings 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Sound. 3 On the Sound screen, you can: • Touch Volume and drag the sliders to adjust the volume of music, ringtones, notification tones, alarms, calls, and more. • Touch Silent mode to turn silent mode on or off. • Touch Vibrate in silent mode to enable or disable vibration when your phone is in silent mode. • Touch Phone ringtone to select a ringtone. If your phone has dual SIM support, you can set different ringtones for each SIM card. 73 • Touch Vibrate when ringing to enable or disable vibration when your phone rings. If your phone has dual SIM support, you can apply different vibration settings for each SIM card. • Touch Default notification tone to set a notification tone. • Under System, touch the switches to enable or disable the notification tone or vibration when you touch or lock the screen, dial a number, and more. Modifying display settings 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Display. 3 On the Display screen, you can: • Touch Color temperature to adjust the screen color temperature. To manually adjust the color temperature, clear the Default check box. • Touch Wallpaper to set the lock screen and home screen wallpapers. • Touch Font size to change the display font size. • Touch Daydream to enable or disable the screen saver. If this function is enabled, the screen saver will run automatically while your phone is being charged. • Touch Indicator light to enable or disable the blinking indicator when you receive notifications. • Touch Display carrier name to display or hide the carrier name in the status bar when the screen is unlocked. • Touch Display network speed to display or hide the current network speed. • Touch Brightness to adjust the screen brightness. • Touch Sleep to set when your screen turns off. When idle for a specified period, the screen locks automatically to save battery power. • Touch Auto-rotate screen to set whether your screen auto-rotates. If this function is turned on, your screen's orientation will change automatically with the way you hold your phone when you perform certain actions, such as browsing a web page, viewing a picture, or writing a message. Phone settings 74 Enabling one-hand UI One-hand UI makes using a phone with a large screen much easier. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch One-hand UI. 3 On the One-hand UI screen, you can: • Go to the One-hand layout screen and enable One-hand layout. Swipe left or right on the virtual navigation bar to reposition the screen to either side. • Go to the Shifting keyboard screen and enable Shifting keyboard. When using the shifting keyboard, touch the arrow on either side of the screen to move the dialer, in-call menu, and more to the side within reach. Touch-disable mode You can use this feature to prevent unintended operations on the screen when your phone is in your pocket or bag. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings and then go to the All tab. 2 Under Smart assistance, touch More. 3 Enable Touch-disable mode. When this feature is enabled, the touchscreen will be disabled when the top of the screen is covered. The touchscreen will function normally as soon as the top of the screen is no longer being covered. Turning on gloves mode Gloves mode lets you perform touchscreen operations even when you're wearing gloves. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings and then go to the All tab. 2 Under Smart assistance, touch More. 3 Touch the Gloves mode switch to turn on gloves mode. Phone settings 75 Using the suspend button The suspend button is a quick launch tool that gives you a direct path to common functions on your phone, such as return to home screen and phone optimization. 1 On the home screen, touch Settings and then go to the All tab. 2 Under Smart assistance, touch More. 3 Touch Suspend button. 4 Enable Suspend button. will then appear on all screens except the lock screen and notification panel. 5 Touch to expand the button. 6 From the expanded menu, you can: • Touch to return to the previous screen or exit the current application. • Touch to return to the home screen. • Touch to display the list of recently used applications. • Touch to lock the screen. • Touch to clean up the phone memory and close all power-intensive applications running in the background. • Touch to collapse the menu. Changing the lock screen style Setting a screen unlock pattern 1 On the home screen, touch Settings. 2 Under All, touch Screen lock & passwords. 3 Touch Password > Pattern. 4 Draw the screen unlock pattern by connecting at least four dots, and then draw the pattern again to confirm. Phone settings 76


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