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PDF Content Summary: ©2011Sprint. SPRINT and the logo are trademarks of Sprint. Other marks are the property of their respective owners. 5/11/11 M580.book Page A Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM User Guide sprint.com M580.book Page B Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Consejo: Para encontrar esta guía para usuarios en español, por favor visita a sprint.com y haz clic en Support > Phones & Devices. To find this user guide in Spanish, please visit sprint.com and click Support > Phones & Devices. Important Privacy Message – Sprint’s policies often do not apply to third-party applications. Third-party applications may access your personal information or require Sprint to disclose your customer information to the third-party application provider. To find out how a third-party application will collect, access, use, or disclose your personal information, check the application provider’s policies, which can usually be found on their website. If you aren’t comfortable with the third-party application’s policies, don’t use the application. Open Source Software – Some software components of this product incorporate source code covered under GNU General Public License (GPL), GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL), OpenSSL License, BSD License and other open source licenses. To obtain the source code covered under the open source licenses, please visit: opensource.samsungmobile.com/index.jsp. SPH-M580_UG_ED23_LH_051111_F12
M580.book Page C Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Table of Contents Tip: Looking for something? If you don’t see it in the headings listed here, try the Index on page 206. Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . i Your Device’s Menu. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . i Section 1: Getting Started . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 1A. Setting Up Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Setting Up Your Device . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Activating Your Device . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Setting Up Your Voicemail . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Sprint Account Passwords . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Getting Help . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Section 2: Your Phone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 2A. Device Basics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Your Device . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 Viewing the Display Screen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 Turning Your Device On and Off . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 Battery and Charger . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 Device Function Keys . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 Navigation and Customization . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 Displaying Your Phone Number . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41 Making and Answering Calls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41 In-Call Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45 Entering Text with the Onscreen Keyboard . . . . 49 Entering Text using the QWERTY Keyboard . . 52 Creating a Google Account . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56 2B. Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58 Sound Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58 Display Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61 Language Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64 Location Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64 Synchronizing Accounts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65 Search Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68 Messaging Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68 Call Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 69 Airplane Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70 TTY Use With Sprint Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71 Security Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72 2C. Call Log . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79 Viewing Call Log . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79 Call Log Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 81 Checking a Missed Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 82 Making a Call From Call Log . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 82 Saving a Number From Call Log . . . . . . . . . . . . 83 Altering a Number From Call Log . . . . . . . . . . . 83 Editing a Number From Call Log . . . . . . . . . . . . 84 Erasing the Call Log . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84 2D. Contacts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 85 Creating a New Contacts Entry . . . . . . . . . . . . . 85 Saving a Phone Number . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87 Confirming Contact Synchronization . . . . . . . . 88 Contacts Menu Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89 Contacts Entry Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 90 Editing a Contacts Entry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 90 Adding a Number to a Contacts Entry . . . . . . . . 91 Editing a Contacts Entry’s Number . . . . . . . . . . . 91 Selecting a Ringer Type for an Entry . . . . . . . . . 91 Assigning a Picture to an Entry . . . . . . . . . . . . . 92 Deleting Entries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 92 Adding Entries to Your Favorites . . . . . . . . . . . . 93 M580.book Page D Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 2E. Calendar & Tools . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 94 Before You Begin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 94 Calendar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 94 My Files . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 99 Clock . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 100 Calculator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 101 Updating Your Device Firmware . . . . . . . . . . . . 102 Updating Your Profile . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 104 Updating Your PRL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 104 Updating Your Samsung Software . . . . . . . . . . 104 2F. Voice Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 105 Voice Dialing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 105 Opening Menus With Voice Dialer . . . . . . . . . . 107 Text-to-Speech . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108 Voice Search . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 109 2G. microSD Card . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 110 Your Device’s microSD Card and Adapter . . . 110 Connecting Your Device to Your Computer . . 112 microSD Card Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 113 Important Connection Information . . . . . . . . . . 114 M580.book Page E Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 2H. Camera . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115 Taking Pictures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115 Recording Videos . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 119 2I. Bluetooth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 121 Turning Bluetooth On and Off . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 121 Using the Bluetooth Settings Menu . . . . . . . . . 122 Pairing Bluetooth Devices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 123 Sending Contacts via Bluetooth . . . . . . . . . . . . 125 Disconnecting Bluetooth Connection During an Active Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 126 Section 3: Sprint Service. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127 3A. Sprint Service: The Basics . . . . . . . . . . 128 Voicemail . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 128 Text Messaging (SMS) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129 Multimedia Messaging (MMS) . . . . . . . . . . . . . 131 Caller ID . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 135 Call Waiting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 136 Making a 3-Way Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 137 Call Forwarding . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 137 Roaming . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 138 3B. Web and Data Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . 140 Getting Started With Data Services . . . . . . . . . 140 Navigating the Web . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 142 Wi-Fi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149 Sprint Mobile Hotspot . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151 Email . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151 Using the Android Market . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 164 Sprint Applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 166 Data Services FAQs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 170 3C. Entertainment: TV and Music . . . . . . . . 171 Getting Started with Sprint TV and Music . . . 171 Sprint TV . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 172 Music . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 172 YouTube . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 175 3D. GPS Navigation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 176 GPS Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 176 Google Maps . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 176 Navigation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 178 TeleNav GPS Navigator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 178 Getting Driving Directions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 180
M580.book Page F Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Section 4: Safety and Warranty Information . . . . . . . . . 187 4A. Important Safety Information . . . . . . . . 188 General Precautions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 188 Maintaining Safe Use of and Access to Your Phone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 189 Using Your Phone With a Hearing Aid Device . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 190 Caring for the Battery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 192 Radio Frequency (RF) Energy . . . . . . . . . . . . . 193 Samsung Mobile Products and Recycling . . 195 Owner’s Record . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 196 User Guide Proprietary Notice . . . . . . . . . . . . . 196 4B. Manufacturer’s Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . 197 Manufacturer’s Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 197 Index. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 206
M580.book Page i Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Introduction This User Guide introduces you to Sprint® service and all the features of your new device. It’s divided into four sections: Section 1: Getting Started Section 2: Your Device Section 3: Sprint Service Features Section 4: Safety and Warranty Information WARNING: Please refer to the Important Safety Information section on page 188 to learn about information that will help you safely use your phone. Failure to read and follow the Important Safety Information in this phone guide may result in serious bodily injury, death, or property damage. Your Device’s Menu The following table outlines your device’s main menu structure. For more information about using your device’s menus, see “Navigation and Customization” on page 27. From the Home screen, press to open the menu: Add ( ) Wallpaper ( ) Switch ID ( ) Search ( ) Notifications ( ) Settings ( ) Tap these onscreen buttons to reveal additional options and features. Device menus with additional options (“sub-options”) appear with adjacent to the list entry.
ii M580.book Page ii Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM > Add 1: Shortcuts 1: Applications 2: Bookmark 3: Contact 4: Direct dial 5: Direct message 6: Directions & Navigation 7: Email 8: Gmail label 9: Latitude 10: Music playlist 11: Settings 2: Widgets 1: Analog clock 2: Calendar 3: Google Search 4: Home screen tips 5: Latitude 6: Market 7: Music 8: News & Weather 9: Picture Frame 10: Power Control 11: Rate Places 12: Sprint ID 13: Sprint Tutorial #1 14: Sprint Tutorial #2 15: Sprint Tutorial #3 16: Sprint Tutorial #4 17: Sprint Tutorial #5 18: YouTube 3: Folders 1: New folder 2: All contacts 3: Contacts with phone numbers 4: Google Contacts 5: Received list from Bluetooth 6: Recent documents 7: Starred contacts 4: Wallpapers 1: Eco Wallpapers 2: Gallery 3: ID wallpapers 4: Live wallpapers 5: Wallpapers > Wallpaper 1: Eco Wallpapers 2: Gallery 3: ID wallpapers 4: Live wallpapers 5: Wallpapers > Switch ID > Search > Notifications > Settings > Wireless & networks 1: Airplane mode (On/Off) 2: Wi-Fi (On/Off) M580.book Page iii Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 3: Wi-Fi settings 1: Wi-Fi (On/Off) 2: Network notification (On/Off) 3: WPS button connection 4:Add Wi-Fi network 4: Bluetooth (On/Off) 5: Bluetooth settings 1: Bluetooth (On/Off) 2: Device name 3: Discoverable (On/Off) 4: Scan for devices 5: <detected Bluetooth devices> 6: Tethering 1: USB tethering (On/Off) 2: Help 7: USB connection 1: Charging 2: Mass storage 3: Tethered mode 4: Ask on connection 8: VPN settings 1: Add VPN 9: Mobile networks 1: 3G data (On/Off) 2. Roaming mode 3: Roaming settings 4: Roaming guard > Settings > Call settings 1: North American dialing (On/Off) 2: International dialing 3: DDTM (On/Off) 4: TTY 1: TTY Off 2: TTY HCO 3: TTY VCO 4: TTY Full 4: DTMF Tones 1: Normal 2: Long > Settings > Sound General 1: Silent mode (On/Off) 2: Vibrate 1: Always 2: Never 3: Only in Silent mode 4: Only when not in Silent mode 3: Volume Incoming calls 1: Phone ringtone iii iv M580.book Page iv Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Notifications 1: Notification ringtone Feedback 1: Audible touch tones (On/Off) 2: Audible selection (On/Off) 3: Screen lock sounds (On/Off) 4: Haptic feedback (On/Off) > Settings > Display 1: Brightness 2: Auto-rotate screen (On/Off) 3: Animation 1: No animations 2: Some animations 3: All animations 4: Screen timeout 1: 15 seconds 2: 30 seconds 3: 1 minute 4: 2 minutes 5: 10 minutes 6: 30 minutes 6: Keyboard timeout 1: 3 seconds 2: 6 seconds 3: 15 seconds 4: 1Same as Screen timeout > Settings > Location & security My Location 1: Use wireless networks (On/Off) 2: Use GPS satellites (On/Off) Screen unlock 1: Set up screen lock 1: None 2: Pattern 3: PIN 4: Password Passwords 1: Visible passwords (On/Off) Device administration 1: Select device administrators Credential storage 1: Use secure credentials (On/Off) 2: Install from SD card M580.book Page v Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 3: Set password 4: Clear storage > Settings > Applications 1: Unknown sources (On/Off) 2: Quick launch 3: Manage applications 4: Running services 5: Development 1: USB debugging (On/Off) 2: Stay awake (On/Off) 3: Allow mock locations (On/Off) > Settings > Accounts & sync General sync settings 1: Background data (On/Off) 2: Auto-sync (On/Off) Manage accounts > Settings > Privacy Personal data 1: Factory data reset > Settings > SD card & phone storage SD card 1: Total space 2: Available space 3: Mount/Unmount SD card 4: Format SD card Internal phone storage 1: Available space > Settings > Language & keyboard 1: Select language v vi M580.book Page vi Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Text settings 1: Android keyboard (On/Off) 2: Android keyboard 1: Vibrate on keypress 2: Sound on keypress 3: Auto-capitalization 4: Voice input 5: Input languages 6: Quick fixes 7: Show suggestions 8: Auto-complete 3: Device keyboard 1: Auto-replace 2: Auto-cap 3: Auto-punctuate 4: User dictionary > Settings > Voice input & output Voice input 1: Voice recognizer settings 1: Language 2: Safe Search 3: Block offensive words 4: Show hints Voice output 1: Text-to-speech settings 1: Listen to an example 2: Always use my settings 3: Default Engine 4: Install voice data 5: Speech rate 6: Language 7: Pico TTS > Settings > Accessibility Accessibility settings 1: Accessibility (On/Off) Power button 1: Power button ends call (On/Off) > Settings > Date & time 1: Automatic (On/Off) 2: Set date 3: Select time zone 4: Set time 5: Use 24-hour format (On/Off) M580.book Page vii Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 6: Select date format 1: Normal (MM/DD/YYYY) 2: MM/DD/YYYY 3: DD/MM/YYYY 4: YYYY/MM/DD > Settings >About phone 1: System Updates 1: Update Firmware 2: Update Profile 3: Update PRL 4: Update Samsung Software 2: Status 1: Battery status 2: My phone number 3: MSID 4: PRL Version 5: MEID 6: Network 7: Signal strength 8: Service state 9: Roaming 10: User name 11: Mobile network state 12: Wi-Fi MAC address 13: Bluetooth address 14: Up time 3: Battery use 4: Legal information 1: Open source licenses 2: Google legal 3: Privacy Alert from Sprint 5: System tutorial 6: Model number 7: Android version 8: Baseband version 9: Kernel version 10: Build number 11: Hardware version In Use Menu 1: Add call 2: Show/Hide Dialpad 3: End call 4: Speaker (On/Off) 5: Mute/Unmute 6: Bluetooth vii
M580.book Page viii Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM M580.book Page 1 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Section 1 Getting Started
Setting Up Your Device (page 2) Activating Your Device (page 4) Setting Up Your Voicemail (page 6) Sprint Account Passwords (page 7) Getting Help (page 8) Setting Up Your Device 1. Install the battery. Remove the battery from its packaging. Grasp the device firmly and locate the cover release latch. Place your fingernail in the opening and firmly “pop” the cover off the device (similar to a soda can). 2 1A. Setting Up Service M580.book Page 2 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 1A. Setting Up Service Release Latch Insert the battery into the opening in the back of the device, making sure the connectors align. Gently press down to secure the battery. Position the battery cover over the battery compartment and press down until you hear a click. M580.book Page 3 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 2. Press and hold to turn the device on. If your device is activated, it will turn on, search for Sprint service, and enter standby mode. 3. Make your first call. Press to access the Home screen and touch to access the onscreen keypad. Use the onscreen dialpad to enter a phone number and touch . 3 4 WARNING: If your device has a touchscreen display, please note that a touchscreen responds best to a light touch from the pad of your finger. Using excessive force when pressing on the touchscreen may damage the tempered glass surface and void the warranty. See “4B. Manufacturer’s Warranty” on page 197. 5 Note: Your device’s battery should have enough charge for Note: To unlock your phone from this screen, touch and
your device to turn on and find a signal, set up your voicemail, and make a call. You should fully charge your battery as soon as possible. drag the lock screen. 1A. Setting Up Service 3
4 1A. Setting Up Service M580.book Page 4 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Unlock Screen Activating Your Device If you purchased your device at a Sprint Store, it is probably activated and ready to use. If you received your device in the mail and it is for a new Sprint account or a new line of service, it is designed to activate automatically. To confirm your activation, make a phone call. If you received your device in the mail and you are activating a new device for an existing number on your account, (you’re swapping phones), you can activate on your computer online or directly on your phone.
Activate on your computer: ● Go to sprint.com/activate and follow the instructions. Activate on your phone: Important: For security reasons, you will need your Sprint phone number and PIN to use this activation method. 1. Turn on your new phone. (Make sure the old one is turned off.) Your phone will automatically attempt Hands-Free Activation.
M580.book Page 5 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Note: Your phone will need to complete one hands-free activation attempt before you can continue. 2. Tap Activate to override auto-activation and start the manual activation wizard. Note: If you don’t override Hands-Free Activation, your phone will attempt to auto activate five times. Wait for Retry to appear on your screen. Tap Retry and then tap Activate. 3. Follow the on-screen prompts to complete the activation process. 4. After you have completed the wizard, make a phone call to confirm your activation. If your device is still not activated or you do not have access to the Internet, contact Sprint Customer Service at 1-888-211-4727 for assistance. Note: If you are having difficulty with activation, contact Sprint Customer Service by dialing 1-888-211-4727 from any other phone. Sprint ID Once your device is activated, you have the option of installing an ID Pack. ID Packs are bundles of applications, ringtones, wallpapers, settings, and more. ID Packs are installed using an application called Sprint ID. You can install as many as five ID Packs at any one time, and you can easily switch from one ID Pack to another without losing any applications already installed. For example, when you install the Sprint ID pack, Sprint applications such as Sprint TV, TeleNavTM GPS Navigator, NASCAR Sprint Cup Mobile, and Sprint Football Live will remain in your applications. Installing Your First ID Pack Note: Your device must be activated, your battery should be fully charged, and you should be in a network coverage area before you install an ID Pack. 1. From the home screen, tap
2. On the Welcome to Sprint ID screen, tap Continue. 1A. Setting Up Service 5
If your device is in PowerSave mode, press to reactivate the screen. If the lock screen appears, unlock it by dragging the Unlock icon to the right side of the screen.) 3. Tap Get New on the Choose your ID screen. (My ID is the default ID Pack.) 4. Tap an ID Pack on the Sprint ID screen. 5. Read the information screen for a description of the ID Pack and touch Install. 6. Read the Terms & Conditions and tap Agree. 7. Wait for the download and install to finish. (If prompted, tap Complete Install.) 8. Tap OK. 6 1A. Setting Up Service M580.book Page 6 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Note: You also have the ability to place an emergency call directly from the Welcome to Sprint ID screen. Note: The Sprint ID pack comes with wallpapers, ringtones, and applications. WARNING: DO NOT interrupt the download process. Switching ID Packs 1. Press > (Sprint ID). 2. Tap an ID Pack to replace your current pack. – or – Tap Get New to install a new ID Pack and follow steps 4-8 of “Installing Your First ID Pack”. Note: Certain features of Sprint ID are subject to change. For the most up-to-date information about using Sprint ID, please visit sprint.com. Setting Up Your Voicemail Your device automatically transfers all unanswered calls to voicemail, even if your device is in use or turned off. You should set up your Sprint Voicemail and personal greeting as soon as your device is activated. Always use a password to protect against unauthorized access. 1. From the phone standby mode, touch and hold . M580.book Page 7 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 2. Follow the system prompts to: Create your password. Record your name announcement. Record your greeting. Note: Voicemail Password Sprint strongly recommends that you create a password when setting up your voicemail to protect against unauthorized access. Without a password, anyone who has access to your device is able to access your voicemail messages. Sprint Account Passwords As a Sprint customer, you enjoy unlimited access to your personal account information, your voicemail account, and your data services account. To ensure that no one else has access to your information, you will need to create passwords to protect your privacy. Account Username and Password If you are the account owner, you will create an account username and password when you sign on to sprint.com. (Click Need to register for access? to get started.) If you are not the account owner (if someone else receives the bill for your Sprint service), you can get a sub-account password at sprint.com. Voicemail Password You’ll create your voicemail password (or passcode) when you set up your voicemail. See “Setting Up Your Voicemail” on page 6 for more information on your voicemail password. Data Services Password With your Sprint device, you may elect to set up an optional data services password to control access and authorize Premium Service purchases. For more information, or to change your passwords, sign on to sprint.com or call Sprint Customer Service at 1-888-211-4727. 1A. Setting Up Service 7
Getting Help Managing Your Account Online: sprint.com Access your account information. Check your minutes used (depending on your Sprint service plan). View and pay your bill. Enroll in Sprint online billing and automatic payment. Purchase accessories. Shop for the latest Sprint phones. View available Sprint service plans and options. Learn more about data services and other products like Sprint Picture Mail, games, ringers, screen savers, and more. 8 1A. Setting Up Service M580.book Page 8 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM From Your Sprint Phone Tap to check minute usage and account balance. Tap to make a payment. Tap PQRS to add a new line of service, upgrade your phone, purchase accessories, or access other account services. Tap to access the Sprint Zone where you can get a summary of your Sprint service, contact Sprint, or get answers to other questions. From Any Other Phone Sprint Customer Service: 1-888-211-4727. Business Customer Service: 1-800-927-2199.
M580.book Page 9 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Sprint 411 Sprint 411 gives you access to a variety of services and information, including residential, business, and government listings; movie listings or showtimes; driving directions, restaurant reservations, and major local event information. You can get up to three pieces of information per call, and the operator can automatically connect your call at no additional charge. There is a per-call charge to use Sprint 411, and you will be billed for airtime. Tap . Sprint Operator Services Sprint Operator Services provides assistance when you place collect calls or when you place calls billed to a local telephone calling card or third party. Tap . For more information or to see the latest in products and services, visit us online at sprint.com. 1A. Setting Up Service 9 M580.book Page 10 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM M580.book Page 11 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Section 2 Your Phone
2A. Device Basics Your Device (page 13) Viewing the Display Screen (page 17) Turning Your Device On and Off (page 20) Battery and Charger (page 20) Device Function Keys (page 24) Navigation and Customization (page 27) Displaying Your Phone Number (page 41) Making and Answering Calls (page 41) In-Call Options (page 45) Entering Text with the Onscreen Keyboard (page 49) Entering Text using the QWERTY Keyboard (page 52) Creating a Google Account (page 56) 12 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 12 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Tip: Device Software Upgrades – Updates to your device’s software may become available from time to time. Sprint will automatically upload critical updates to your device. • You can also use the menu to manually check for and download updates. Press > and tap Settings > About phone > System Updates to search for and download available updates.
M580.book Page 13 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Your Device Key Functions 7. Proximity Sensor 1. Service LED blinks red when you receive a new voice message, prompting you to call your voicemail. 1. Service LED 2. Status Bar Icons provide information about your device’s status and options, such as signal 2. Status Bar Icons 3. Display strength, roaming, ringer setting, messaging, signal strength, and battery charge. Screen 3. Display Screen displays all the information needed to operate your device, such as the call status, the Contacts list, and the date and time. 4. MENU Key 4. MENU Key allows you to access your device’s main 5. HOME Key functions menu: Add, Wallpaper, Switch ID, Search, Notifications, and Settings. While in a menu, touch to open a list of actions available from the current 6. Microphone screen or onscreen option. During an active call, press to open additional call options such as: Contacts or Send msg. 12. External Speaker 5. HOME Key returns you to the Home screen. Press and hold to open the recently-used applications 13. Camera Lens window. 8. Lock/POWER Key 9. Earpiece 10. SEARCH Key 11. BACK Key 2A. Device Basics 13 6. Microphone allows other callers to hear you clearly when you are speaking to them. 7. Proximity Sensor detects how close an object is to the surface of the LCD. This is typically used to detect when your face is pressed up against the LCD, such as during a phone call. 8. Lock/POWER Key lets you turn the device on or off, end a call, or turn off the LCD. When the screen is turned off, press once to return to Screen lock mode. While the device is unlocked and not on an active call, press and hold to display the Phone options menu (Silent mode, Airplane mode, Power off). 9. Earpiece lets you hear the caller and automated prompts. 10. SEARCH Key displays the Quick Search box that can be used to search for a key term both on the phone or online. It’s the ultimate search field (page 25). 14 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 14 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM For example, entering the word “Pa”, will display any matching entries from your device’s Contacts list, current device applications, online Android/ Google apps, or from any online Web page via Google search. Press and hold to launch Voice Search where you can initiate a GoogleTM search by verbally entering a text string. The device recognizes your spoken words and initiates a Web search. 11. BACK Key deletes characters from the display in text entry mode. When in a menu, pressing the Back key returns you to the previous menu, closes a dialog box, or exits an onscreen menu/option. 12. External Speaker lets you hear the different ringers and sounds. You can mute the ringer when receiving incoming calls by pressing the volume button. The speaker also lets you hear the caller’s voice in speakerphone mode. 13. Camera Lens, as part of the built-in camera, this 2.0 megapixel camera lets you take pictures and videos. M580.book Page 15 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 14. Volume Button allows you to adjust the ringer volume in standby mode, the voice volume during a call, and media playback volume. 15. Voice Dialer allows you to launch the built-in automatic speech recognition (ASR) software. 16. Camera Button lets you activate the camera and camcorder and take pictures and videos. 17. Headset Jack allows you to plug in an optional headset for convenient, hands-free conversations. CAUTION! Inserting an accessory into the incorrect jack may damage the device. 18. microSD Card Slot lets you use a microSD card to expand the memory of your phone. 19. Charger/Accessory Jack allows you to connect the phone charger or a USB cable (included). CAUTION! Inserting an accessory into the incorrect jack may damage the device. 15. Voice Dialer 14. Volume Button 16. Camera Button 17. Headset Jack
2A. Device Basics 15 16 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 16 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 18. microSD Card Slot 19. Charger/Accessory Jack Keyboard Features 20. Keyboard QWERTY 20. QWERTY Keyboard provides an alphanumeric character keyboard layout. Lets you enter numbers, letters, and characters, as well as navigate within menus. 21. fn Key (Function) key , toggle to access the numbers/symbols atop each key on the QWERTY keyboard. 22. Shift Key lets you toggle alphabet characters between mixed case, uppercase and lowercase. Character case remains as selected until the Shift key is pressed again. 26. Delete Key 21. Fn Key25. Enter 22. Shift Key Key 23. Smiley Key 24. Space/SIM Key
M580.book Page 17 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 23. Smiley Key (when used with the key) lets you access Smiley icons (Emoticons). 24. Space/SIM Key lets you add spaces between words and characters. 25. Enter Key lets you enter additional lines of text. 26. Delete Key deletes characters from the display in text entry mode. Viewing the Display Screen Your device’s display screen provides information about the device’s status and options. This list identifies the symbols you’ll see on your device’s display screen: Status Bar – Service Icons Activation Not Completed – Your automatic device activation process failed, please retry. Signal Strength – Shows your current signal strength. (More bars = stronger signal.) No Service – Your device cannot find a usable signal. Status Bar – Service Icons Airplane Mode On – Your device will not make or receive calls or provide data access. Local applications are still available. Roaming – Your device is “roaming” off the Nationwide Sprint Network. Data Service Available – Sprint 1xRTT data service is active. Data Service Communicating – Sprint 1xRTT data service is active and communicating. When active, the icon is animated. Data Service Dormant – Sprint 1xRTT data service is currently dormant. 3G Available – Sprint 3G data service is available. 3G Communicating – Sprint 3G data service is active and communicating. 2A. Device Basics 17 Status Bar – Status Icons Call in Progress – A voice call is in progress. Audio is routed through either the earpiece or external speaker. Bluetooth Call in Progress – A voice call is being routed through a Bluetooth headset. Missed Call – You have missed an incoming call. Call Muted – The device microphone has been muted. Speaker – Speakerphone feature is enabled. Battery Strength – Shows your current battery charge level. (Icon shown is fully charged.) Battery Charging – Shows your current battery charge level and indicates it is charging. Battery Low – Shows your current battery charge level is very low. Battery Critical – Shows your current battery charge level requires attention and your device will soon shut off. 18 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 18 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Status Bar – Status Icons Device Power Critical – Shows your current battery only has three percent power remaining and will immediately shutdown. Bluetooth Active – Bluetooth technology is active and enabled. Bluetooth Connected – Bluetooth technology is active and communicating with an external device. GPS Location On – Device location feature is on and available for location-based services such as GPS Navigation. GPS Communicating – Device location feature is on and communicating. Wi-Fi Connected – Wi-Fi is connected, active and communicating with a Wireless Access Point (WAP). Wi-Fi Connection Issue – Wi-Fi is active but there is a communication issue with the target Wireless Access Point (WAP).
M580.book Page 19 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Status Bar – Status Icons Status Bar – Status Icons microSD Unmounted – The internal microSD Vibrate Only – The ringer is set to vibrate during card has been disconnected from the device Silent Mode. and is now ready for either removal or formatting. Media Playback – A media file is currently being played back on the device. microSD Removed and Missing – The internal microSD card has been properly unmounted from device but is missing. Data Synchronization – Application sync is active and synchronization is in progress for Gmail, Calendar and Contacts. microSD Unexpectedly Removed – The internal microSD card has been incorrectly removed and improperly unmounted. Android OS Update Available – A new Android operating system update is available for download. USB Connection – The device has detected an active USB connection. System Updates Available – A new system update is available for download. Sign-in/Sync Error – There has been an issue with your connection to the Google server or you were not properly signed into your account. Files Downloading – The device is downloading selected files. In order to use Google application or sync Download Successful – A recent software features, you must set up and sign into an active download was successfully downloaded. Google account. Alarm Event – Shows you have an upcoming alarm event. Calendar Reminder – Shows you have a reminder of an upcoming Calendar event. Silence Mode – All incoming sounds are turned off. 2A. Device Basics 19
Turning Your Device On and Off Turning Your Device On Press and hold . Once your device is on, it enters standby mode – the device’s idle state. At this point, you are ready to begin making and receiving calls. 20 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 20 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Turning Status Bar – Messaging Icons Your Device Off Text Message – You have new text (SMS) or 1. Press and hold for two seconds until you multimedia (MMS) messages. see the powering-down animation on the display Voicemail Message – You have new voicemail screen. messages. 2. Touch > OK to power off the device. New Email message – Shows you have received either a new Internet email message or Outlook email message via an Exchange server. Your screen remains blank while your device is off (unless the battery is charging). New Gmail message – Shows you have received a new Gmail message. Battery and Charger WARNING: Use only Sprint-approved or Samsung-approved batteries and chargers with your device. The failure to use a Sprint-approved or Samsung- approved battery and charger may increase the risk that your device will overheat, catch fire, or explode, resulting in serious bodily injury, death, or property damage. Sprint-approved or Samsung-approved batteries and accessories can be found at Sprint Stores or through Samsung; or call 1-866-866-7509 to order. They’re also available at sprint.com. M580.book Page 21 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Battery Capacity Your device is equipped with a Lithium Ion (Li-Ion) battery. It allows you to recharge your battery before it is fully drained. The battery provides up to 5 hours of continuous digital talk time. At 3% of charge capacity, there are only a few minutes of talk time left, the device sounds an audible alert, displays a critical charge icon ( ), and then turns off. Note: Long backlight settings, searching for service, vibrate mode, browser use, and other variables may reduce the battery’s talk and standby times. Tip: Watch your device’s battery level indicator and charge the battery before it runs out of power. Installing the Battery See “Setting Up Your Device” on page 2. Removing the Battery 1. Make sure the power is off so that you don’t lose any stored numbers or messages. 2. Press the battery cover and slide it away from camera lens. 3. Carefully remove the battery from the device. WARNING: Do not handle a damaged or leaking Li-Ion battery as you can be burned. Charging the Battery Keeping track of your battery’s charge is important. If your battery level becomes too low, your device automatically turns off, and you will lose any information you were just working on. Note: Although the battery comes partially charged. It is recommended you fully charge the battery before using your device for the first time. 1. Connect the USB cable to the charging head. 2A. Device Basics 21 2. Insert the USB cable into the device’s charger/ accessory jack. 3. Plug the charging head into a standard AC power outlet. 22 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 22 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Charging Head USB Cable Incorrect Correct Correct Incorrect Always use a Sprint-approved or Samsung-approved desktop charger, travel charger, or vehicle power adapter to charge your battery. M580.book Page 23 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Plug the flat end of the charger into the device’s charger jack and the other end into an electrical outlet. The device turns on in with the screen locked and indicates both its charge state and percent of charge. With the Sprint-approved Li-Ion battery, you can recharge the battery before it becomes completely run down. Extending Your Battery Life Active applications, light levels, Bluetooth usage, and GPS functionality all act to drain your battery. The following is a list of helpful tips that can help conserve your battery power: Reduce your backlight on time. See “Changing the Backlight Time Length” on page 61. Turn Bluetooth off when not is use. See “Turning Bluetooth On and Off” on page 121. Turn Wi-Fi off when not is use. See “Turning Wi-Fi On and Off” on page 149. Deactivate the GPS when not needed. Most applications using this function will periodically query the GPS satellites for your current location; each query drains your battery. See “Activating Location Mode” on page 176. Do not wait until your battery is completely depleted before charging your device. Repeating this process of a complete discharge and recharge can over time reduce the storage capacity of any battery. Turn off Automatic application sync. See “Synchronizing Accounts” on page 65. Use the Power Control Widget to deactivate hardware functions such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, Synchronization, or LCD brightness setting. Check the Running Services and close any unnecessary applications. 2A. Device Basics 23 Device Function Keys The Samsung ReplenishTM offers four main function keys that can be used on any screen to provide added functionality. Menu Key The Menu key ( ) activates a menu for the current screen or application. From the Home screen, the following menu options are available: Add ( ) adds a Shortcut, Widget, Folder, or Wallpaper to a selected screen. See “Customizing Your Home Screen” on page 34. Wallpaper ( ) allows you to customize the Home screen’s background, from your Pictures folder or from the Wallpaper gallery. See “Changing the Display Screen” on page 62. Switch ID ( ) allows you to install an ID Pack using an application called Sprint ID. Search ( ) displays the Quick Search box, to search for a key term on the phone or online. See “Search Key” on page 25. 24 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 24 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM ● For example, entering “Pa”, will display matching entries from your Contacts list, current applications, online Android/Google apps, or from a Web page via Google search. Notifications ( ) allows you to display detailed information about onscreen notification icons. See “Using the Notifications Panel” on page 40. Settings ( ) provides quick access to the Settings menu. See “2B. Settings” on page 58. The Settings menu can also be accessed by pressing and tapping . The Home key ( ) takes you back to your Home screen (screen 3 of the 5 available screens). Back Key The Back key ( ) returns you to the previously active screen. If the onscreen keyboard is currently open, this key closes the keyboard. M580.book Page 25 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Search Key The Search key ( ) displays the Quick Search box, to search for items on the phone or online. In some instances, this key the search box is specific to the current application. Press to launch the Quick Search box. Press and hold to launch the Voice Search function. Using your Device to Search Enter a search term in the Quick Search box to search for items on your device and on the Web. Touch Voice Search ( ) to search by speaking your search term. You can also use Search to dial a phone number, as a supplement to the current Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) feature. See “2F. Voice Services” on page 105. Quick Search Box Quick Search Box Search Results (Device & Web) Search Results (Device & Web) 2A. Device Basics 25 To search the phone and Web by entering text: 1. Press to launch the Quick Search box. 2. Use the QWERTY or onscreen keyboard to enter your search terms. See “Entering Text with the Onscreen Keyboard” on page 49 or “Entering Text using the QWERTY Keyboard” on page 52. As you type, matching items on your device and matches from Google’s Web search display in the onscreen list of previously chosen search results. Configure search preferences and settings to display suggestions in a different manner. See “Search Settings” on page 68. 26 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 26 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Note: In some instances, pressing reveals an application-specific search. Press twice to open the Quick Search box. Note: Press to hide the onscreen keyboard and see more search results. 3. Touch a result from the list of suggestions, phone search results, or previously chosen search matches. Once touched, the item opens in the appropriate application. – or – If what you’re searching for is not in the current list, touch the Google Search icon ( ) in the Quick Search Box or on the keyboard to initiate a new search on the web. To search the phone and Web via Voice Search: 1. Press and hold . – or – Touch (microphone icon on the side of the Quick Search box). Note: Touching in an application’s search box, searches the application by voice, not the Web. 2. From the open dialog, speak the words you want
to search for. 3. Once complete, the Voice Search application analyzes your spoken words and displays a list of matching keyword terms. M580.book Page 27 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Navigation Note: For best results, use this feature in a quiet room. Loud and Customization ambient or background noises can confuse the application and result in inaccurate search results. The Samsung ReplenishTM is a touch-sensitive device To use additional Voice Search functions: which allows you to not only select an onscreen option with a single tap, but also scroll through long menu From an open Voice Search dialog, speak the following lists. words to access additional features: Call allows you to initiate a call to a current Contacts entry based on Name, Number, Phone Home Screen Overview The Home screen is the starting point for many applications and functions, and it allows you to add items like application icons, shortcuts, folders, or Google widgets to give you instant access to information and applications. This is the default page and accessible from any menu by pressing . Status bar: located at the top of the screen, displays both Notification and Status icons. Tip: Some menu options are also accessed by pressing and holding an onscreen item, such as a Contact entry from the Contacts tab. Number type (Work, Mobile, etc.). Directions to allows you to initiate a navigation session via Google maps. Use either an Address name, Business name, business type, or other navigation information to get the desired directions. Navigate to allows you to receive turn-by-turn directions. Use either an Address name, Business name, business type, or other navigation information to get the desired directions. Map of allows you to view a map of an area via Google maps. Use either an Address name, Business name, zip code, or other navigation information. 2A. Device Basics 27
Notification area displays icons associated with end- user notifications such as: email messages, calls (missed, call in progress), new voicemail, upcoming event, USB connection, emails, Text/MMS messages. See “Using the Notifications Panel” on page 40. These notifications appear at the top-left of the screen (within the Status bar) and display important user information. This information can be accessed by either swiping down from the Status bar (page 40) or by accessing the Notifications panel > Notifications ( ). Status area displays icons associated with the status of the device such as communication, coverage, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi communication, battery levels, GPS, etc. Main Home Screen: a customizable screen that provides information about notifications and device status, allows access to application widgets. 28 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 28 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Status bar Notification area Status area Main Home Screen Google search/ Widget Shortcuts Application tab
M580.book Page 29 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Extended Home Screens: the device’s screen extends beyond the current visible screen width to provide more space for adding icons, widgets, and more. There are five available screens, each populated with its own default shortcuts or widgets. Each of these screens can be customized and the current screen is indicated at the top by a larger numeric circle. Press to access the main Home screen (3) which appears as the default “page” on the device and then slide your finger horizontally across the screen to go to the left or right extended screens (2). There are four "additional" screens apart from the main Home screen. Think of it as having a desktop so wide that your screen can only display a portion at a time. Google search: an onscreen Internet search engine powered by GoogleTM. Touch to access the Voice Search feature where you can verbally enter a search term and initiate an online search. Widgets: are self-contained onscreen applications (not shortcuts). These can be placed onto any of the available screens (Home or Extended). Shortcuts: are icons that launch available device applications such as Voicemail, Contacts, Phone, Email, Alarm Clock, etc. These function the same as shortcuts on your computer. Although some are already found on the Extended Home screens, the majority can also be found within the Applications tab. Shortcuts can be pulled out from this tab or Tip: While on an extended Home screen, press to return to the main Home screen. pulled into it (removed from an Extended Home screen). Note: The Status bar is visible across all Home screens. Note: Screen #3 is the Home screen. 2A. Device Basics 29 Page Navigation are a visual indication of the currently active page. The onscreen dots (located at the bottom left and right of the screens) indicate your current page location. When on the Home screen, two dots appear at both locations (this indicates there are two pages at either side of the current page). Touch and hold to reveal the Quick Screen Access. Tap a preview to launch the selected screen. 30 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 30 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Quick Screen Access Pages on left Pages on right (touch and hold) Application tab ( ): houses all of your available applications. Some of these applications also exist as Widgets that can be actively placed onto an available screen. Some sample shortcuts are: Phone ( ) launches the phone-related screen functions (Keypad, Call Log, Contacts, and Favorites). Contacts ( ) launches the Contacts-related screens (Keypad, Call Log, Contacts, and Favorites). Email ( ) launches the email application that manages both Internet-based and Corporate email accounts. Using the Applications Tab Note: This tab houses all default and downloaded applications (installed from Android Market or from the Web).
All of your device’s applications are located within the Applications tab. This tab houses shortcuts to your currently available applications.
M580.book Page 31 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 1. Press and tap to open the tab. To close the Applications screen, tap again or press . 2. Scroll though the list and tap an icon to launch the associated application. The screens contains device applications such as Browser Calculator, Camera, Clock, Market, Navigation, Rescue, ThinkFree Office, YouTube, Voice Search, and much more. Applications The following is a listing of the current applications available on both the Home/Extended screens and via the Applications tab. Application Icons Browser – Launches the Sprint Powerdeck browser (page 143). Calculator – Launches the onscreen calculator application (page 101). Calendar – Launches the Calendar applications that syncs itself to either your Google or Outlook® Work calendar (page 94). Events can only be synched to a managed account (page 65). Camera – Launches the built-in camera (page 115). Clock – Accesses the Clock application (page 100). Contacts – Displays the Contacts tab listing current contacts, synced from either your Google or Outlook account (page 151). Contacts can only be synched to a managed account (page 65). Email – Provides access to both your Outlook (Exchange Server-based) work email and Internet email accounts (such as Google, Yahoo, etc). (page 151). 2A. Device Basics 31
Gallery Application Icons Application Icons – Displays a Gallery of camera images My files – Launches a file browser that allows and video stored in the microSD card you to view only supported image files and text (page 117). files (page 99). Gmail – Provides access to your Gmail account Navigation - Launches the Google Maps (page 151). Navigation application, allowing you to speak or Google Search – Provides an onscreen Internet search engine powered by GoogleTM. type a destination and acquire step-by-step directions. Latitude – Lets you see your friends’ locations and share yours with them. The application also lets you see your friends’ locations on a map or News & Weather – Launches a Web-based news and weather feed based on your current location. in a list. Phone – Access the phone keypad (page 41). Maps – Launches a Web-based dynamic map that helps you find local businesses, locate Places – Allows others to find your business on friends, view maps and get driving directions local search results using either Google Search (page 176). or Google Maps. Market – Browse and search for applications on Rescue – Uses location services to route Android Market (page 164). roadside assistance directly to you Messaging – Provides access to your text Settings – Access the device’s built-in Settings messaging application (SMS) (page 129). menu (page 58). Music – Launches the built-in Music Player (page 172). 32 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 32 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM M580.book Page 33 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Sprint Hotspot – Launches the Sprint Mobile Hotspot which allows you to share your phone’s 3G mobile Internet connection with Wi-Fi- enabled devices (page 151). Sprint ID – ID Packs which are bundles of ID applications, ringtones, wallpapers, settings, and more (page 5). Sprint Zone – Access links to Sprint Zone services like Account Information, What’s New, recommended Android applications, and other promotional content (page 167). Talk – Launches a Web-based Google Talk application that lets you chat with family and friends over the Internet for free. ThinkFree Office – Provides access to a Microsoft® Office-compatible Office® suite. It also provides a centralized location for the management of your online and offline files. Voice Dialer – Launches your device’s built-in automatic speech recognition (ASR) software, called Voice Control, to dial a phone number in your Contacts or to launch phone functions (page 105).Application Icons talk Application Icons Voice Search – Launches your device’s built-in automatic speech recognition (ASR) software and initiates a Google search based on the recognized text (page 109). YouTube – Launches the YouTube webpage via the browser (page 175). Note: The Email application includes access to both Exchange Server-based email (also known as Work email) and other Internet-based email providers such as Yahoo and Gmail. 2A. Device Basics 33 Customizing Your Home Screen You can customize your Home screen by doing the following: Creating Shortcuts Adding and Removing Widgets on the current screen Repositioning Widgets Creating Folders Changing the Background (Wallpaper) Creating Shortcuts Shortcuts are different than the current Home screen Widgets that only launch an application. Shortcuts activate a feature, action, or launch an application. 34 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 34 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Note: To move a shortcut from one screen to another, activate the new screen, then add the shortcut. To add a shortcut from the Applications tab: 1. Press to activate the Home screen. 2. Select a location (screen) for your new shortcut by scrolling across your available screens until you reach the desired one. See “Home Screen Overview” on page 27. 3. Tap the Applications ( ) tab to reveal all your current applications. By default, the applications are listed in a Grid view. 4. Scroll down through the
list and locate your desired application.
M580.book Page 35 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 5. Touch and hold the onscreen icon. This creates an immediate shortcut of the selected icon and closes the Applications tab. The new shortcut then appears to hover over the currently active screen. Note: The same shortcut can be added to any of the available screens (Home or Extended). The application you add to the screen will still appear within the Applications tab. 6. While still holding the onscreen icon, position it on the current screen. Once complete, release the screen to lock the shortcut into its new position. To add a shortcut via the Add to Home screen: 1. Press to activate the Home screen. 2. Touch and hold on an empty area of the screen. 3. From the Add to Home screen window tap Shortcuts. 4. Tap a selection from the available list: Applications Bookmark Contact Direct dial Direct message Directions & Navigation Email Gmail label Latitude Music playlist Settings 5. Follow the onscreen instructions to add the new shortcut to your current Home screen. 2A. Device Basics 35 To delete a shortcut: 1. Press to activate the Home screen. 2. Touch and hold the desired shortcut. This unlocks it from its location on the current screen. 3. Drag the icon over the Delete tab ( ) and release it. Adding and Removing Widgets Widgets are self-contained applications that reside in either your Applications tab or on the Home or Extended screens. Unlike a shortcut, this widget appears as an onscreen application. 36 2A. Device Basics To add a Widget: 1. Press to activate the Home screen. 2. Touch and hold on an empty area of the screen. 3. From the Add to Home screen window tap Widgets. 4. Tap an available widget to place it on your current screen. Choices include: Analog Clock, Calendar, Google Search, Home screen tips, Latitude, Market, Music, News & Weather, Picture frame, Power Control, Sprint ID, Sprint Tutorials, and YouTube. To remove a Widget: 1. Touch and hold a widget until you can move it around on the screen. 2. Touch and hold the desired widget. This unlocks it from its location on the current screen. Delete (Shortcut or Widget) Delete (Shortcut or Widget) Delete (Shortcut or Widget)
M580.book Page 36 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Note: To move a widget from one screen to another, it must first be deleted from its current screen. Activate the new screen, then add the widget. M580.book Page 37 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Creating 3. Drag the widget over the Delete tab ( ) and release it. As you place the widget into the Trash, both items turn red. and Managing Folders Folders are located on any of the three available screens and can contain both files (such as data and images) and Contact information or entries. This action does not delete the widget, just removes it from the current screen. To create a folder onscreen: To place a Widget onto a different screen: 1. Press to activate the Home screen. 1. Follow the steps to remove the widget from the 2. Touch and hold on an empty area of the screen. current screen. 3. From the Add to Home screen window tap Folders. Note: A widget cannot be dragged from a current screen to 4. Tap an available folder type to place it on your an adjacent screen. It must first be removed from its current screen. current location, then added back to a new current screen. Choices include New folder, All contacts, Contacts with phone numbers, Received list from Bluetooth, 2. Touch and drag across your screen to view Google Contacts, Recent documents, or Starred another available screen (there are five available contacts. screens [1 Home and 4 Extended screens]). Note: Starred contacts are those Contact entries tagged as 3. Follow the steps to add a widget to the current very important. screen. 2A. Device Basics 37
Accessing Recently-Used Applications Your device keeps a running list of your six most recently used applications. 1. Press and hold to open the recently-used applications window. 2. Tap an icon to open the related application. Changing the Screen Orientation The Samsung ReplenishTM is capable of automatically changing the orientation of some onscreen content. The device’s built-in accelerometer senses movement and changes its angle/orientation. This allows the device to change the onscreen content (images, video, Web pages) to properly display based on the current angle (some screens may not automatically change). 38 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 38 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM To manually activate the auto-rotate feature: 1. Press > and tap > Display. Portrait View Landscape View M580.book Page 39 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 2. Scroll down and tap Auto-rotate screen. A checkmark indicates the feature is enabled. (See “Keyboard Features” on page 16.) Menu Navigation There are three ways to navigate through a menu: Using your finger (page 39) Using the keyboard’s navigation/arrow keys (page 39) Selecting Menu Items Using your Fingers As you navigate through the menu, you activate menu options by tapping the onscreen entry. Select any option by tapping it. 1. Tap an onscreen icon to launch a menu or feature. 2. Scroll your finger across the screen to navigate through a menu list (bottom up or top down). 3. Tap a menu item to make a selection or activate a field. To launch the dialpad: Tap from the Home screen. Selecting Menu Items As you navigate through a menu with these navigation keys, options are highlighted. Select any option by pressing a directional arrow from the keyboard and moving the onscreen selection, highlighting it and pressing . If the option is numbered, you can select it by pressing the corresponding number on the phone’s keypad. Up Enter Enter Left Right Down To view your text messages using the directional keys: 1. Use the keys until is highlighted. 2A. Device Basics 39
2. Press the navigation keys until Messaging ( ) is highlighted and press . (If you have any text messages, they are displayed.) 3. Press Up or Down to highlight an available message and press to view its content. Backing Up Within a Menu To go to the previous menu: Press . To return to Home screen: Press . Note: Not all items have context menus. If you touch and hold an item that has no context menu, nothing happens. Using the Notifications Panel The Notification area indicates new message events (data sync status, new messages, calendar events, call status, etc). You can expand this area to provide more detailed information about the current onscreen notification icons. 40 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 40 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM
M580.book Page 41 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 1. Touch and hold the Status bar, then slide your finger down the screen. 2. Tap a notification entry to open the associated application. Note: The Notifications panel can also be opened on the Home screen by pressing and then tapping Notifications. Displaying Your Phone Number Press > and tap > About phone > Status. (Your phone number and other information about your device and account is displayed.) Making and Answering Calls Making Calls
1. Press and then tap . 2. Enter a phone number using the onscreen dialpad and tap . If you make a mistake while dialing, touch to erase the numbers.) To make a call when you are roaming and Call Guard is enabled, select Roam Call and tap . 3. Slide when finished. You can also place calls from your device using your History listings (page 79). 2A. Device Basics 41
Dialing Options When you enter numbers within the Keypad, you will see three onscreen options. Voicemail ( ) to place a call to your voicemail. Call ( ) to place a new call to the current number. Delete ( ) to delete the digits from the current number. To see additional options, tap . Add to contacts to add the current number to a new or existing Contacts entry. Add 2 sec pause: to insert a two-second pause to enter a 2-second delay within a number string (the phone continues dialing after 2 seconds without any additional keys being pressed). 42 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 42 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Add wait to insert a hard pause within the number string (the phone waits for your input). A wait requires that any consecutive numbers be manually sent by tapping Yes. Answering Calls 1. Make sure your device is on. (If your device is off, incoming calls go to voicemail.) Note: All call answering options listed below require you touch and hold the button to activate the function. When unlocked, some functions can be activated by tapping the onscreen button. 2. Touch and drag to the right to answer an incoming call. Reject ( ) sends the call directly to your voicemail box. Note: All incoming call options listed below require you to touch and hold the button to activate the function. When unlocked, some functions can be activated by tapping the onscreen button.
M580.book Page 43 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Missed Tip: To silence the ringer on an incoming call, press either the Call Notification up or down Volume button. When you do not answer an incoming call, the Status Your device notifies you of incoming calls in the bar indicates . following ways: To display a Missed Call entry from the Home screen: The phone rings or vibrates. The backlight illuminates. 1. Touch and hold the Status bar, then slide your finger down the screen. The screen displays an incoming call message. 2. Tap the Missed call entry ( ). This opens the If the incoming call is from a number stored in your Call log screen. Contacts, the entry’s name is displayed. You may also see the caller’s phone number, if available. Answering a Roam Call With Call Guard Enabled 3. Tap an entry and select . – or – Highlight an entry using the Navigation keys and Call Guard is an option that helps you manage your press to return the call. roaming charges when making or receiving calls while outside the Nationwide Sprint Network. Please see “Roaming” on page 138 for more information. – or – Touch and hold an entry from the Call Log list and from the context menu, select Call [number]. Touch OK to answer the call. Note: When your device is off, calls go directly to voicemail. Calling Emergency Numbers Ending a Call You can place calls to 911, touch Emergency call and enter from the keypad, Slide to the right. 2A. Device Basics 43 even if your device is locked or your account is restricted. During an emergency call, press to display your options. Select an option. Speaker to activate speakerphone mode. Show/Hide dialpad to show or hide the onscreen dialpad. End call to end the current call. To exit Emergency mode: 1. Slide to end a 911 call. 2. Tap Exit on the Emergency Call Back mode. 44 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 44 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Note: When you place an emergency call, your device automatically enters Emergency mode. Note: When you end the 911 call, you are returned to the Emergency Call Back mode. Within the Emergency Call Back mode, tap OK or press the Home key to use another menu. Enhanced 911 (E911) Information This device features an embedded Global Positioning System (GPS) chip necessary for utilizing E911 emergency location services where available. When you place an emergency 911 call, the GPS feature of your device seeks information to calculate your approximate location. Note: Depending on several variables, including availability and access to satellite signals, it may take up to 30 seconds or more to determine and report your approximate location. Important: Always report your location to the 911 operator when placing an emergency call. Some designated emergency call takers, known as Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) may not be equipped to receive GPS location information from your device. M580.book Page 45 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM In-Call Options Once you initiate a call, you will see three onscreen options. End call ( ) to end the current call. (Touch and drag to the left.) Speaker ( ) to route the device’s audio through the speaker (On) or through the earpiece (Off). (Touch and drag to the right.) Dialpad ( ) to enter dial tones using the onscreen dialpad. (Touch and drag up.) To see additional options, tap . Show/Hide dialpad to toggle the display of the onscreen dialpad. Add call to initiate a 3-way call. This can take up to 20 seconds to become available. Swap calls to receive a call in waiting. End call to end the current call. Mute to mute the microphone during an active call. Tap again to disable the microphone. Note: If Mute is activated, the speaker mode is deactivated. Speaker to route the device’s audio through the speaker (On) or through the earpiece (Off). Activate Speaker to route the device’s audio through the speaker. (You can adjust the speaker volume using the volume buttons.) Deactivate Speaker to use the device’s earpiece. WARNING: Because of higher volume levels, do not place the device near your ear during speakerphone use. 2A. Device Basics 45
Bluetooth to route the device’s audio through a connected Bluetooth headset (On) or through the speaker (Off). (See “2I. Bluetooth” on page 121.) When the call is routed to a Bluetooth headset, the current call area shows the Bluetooth call icon ( ). Note: The Headset button is activated to show the current call is routed to the connected Bluetooth headset. ● To route the current call back to the device, tap Headset to temporarily use the device. Tap Bluetooth again to route the call back to the connected Bluetooth headset. When Bluetooth or the Bluetooth headset is Call log turned off, the call is routed through either the earpiece or speaker and shows ( ). Touch and drag Dialpad (l ) up to use the onscreen dialpad to enter additional numbers, for example, an extension or access code. For example: When you call your bank’s 800 number, use your dialpad to enter your account number and PIN. 46 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 46 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM End-of-Call Options 1. After you receive a call from or make a call to a phone number that is not in your Contacts, locate the number in your Call log list. 2. Tap the number to view options, or tap to call back the entry. Additional Calling Options To obtain additional options such as phone number and the duration of the call, you must access the Call Log screen. See “2C. Call Log” on page 79. 1. Press and then tap > . 2. Tap an entry from the list and then tap: Call (number) to dial the selected number and call the recipient. Edit number before call to change the selected phone number. Send text message to send the selected number an SMS (text) message.
M580.book Page 47 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Add to contacts to add the new number to your Contacts. (See “Saving a Phone Number” on page 47.) View contact to view the contact information. Saving a Phone Number The number of Contacts entries you can store in your device is limited only by available memory space. Your device automatically sorts the Contacts entries alphabetically. Each entry’s name can contain an unlimited number of characters. Your device automatically sorts the Contacts entries alphabetically. (For more information, see “2D. Contacts” on page 85.) To save a new number from the Home screen: 1. Tap > Phone and enter a number. 2. Press and tap Add to Contacts. 3. Tap Create new contact. 4. Tap a destination for your new contact to be synchronized. With each new email account you create, the list of options grows. The new contact can be easily synchronized to either your Phone (locally stored- will be deleted when phone resets), Google (Gmail account), or Corporate (Outlook- Exchange Server). Note: You will not see the above option to select a destination unless you have previously established a Google or Corporate account on the device. See “Synchronizing Accounts” on page 65. 5. Touch the First name and Last name fields and use the onscreen or QWERTY keyboard to enter the new contact name. 6. Touch Done to store and update the new entry. 2A. Device Basics 47 firstname.lastname@example.org Google Corporate email@example.com
Finding a Phone Number You can search Contacts for entries by name. 1. Press and tap . – or – From the Keypad screen, tap . 2. Enter the first letter or letters of an entry. (The more letters you enter, the more specific the search.) 3. To display contact details, tap an entry from the list. Dialing From the Contacts List 1. Press and tap . 2. Scroll through the list and tap the entry you want to call. Contacts Shortcut: From entries. Keypad screen, tap Contacts ( Contacts ) to list 48 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 48 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 3. Tap the phone entry number. – or – Press to dial the entry’s default phone number. Speed Dialing Dialing from Favorites You can quickly dial contacts you call frequently by adding them to your Favorites list. Although not assigned to a speed dial number, this is a quick and easy way to dial your favorite Contacts. See “Adding Entries to Your Favorites” on page 93. To speed dial a contact from Favorites: 1. Press and then tap > Favorites. 2. Scroll through the list and tap the contact. 3. Tap to place a call. Dialing a number from the Favorites tab is similar to dialing one from the Contacts tab. See “Dialing From the Contacts List” on page 48. M580.book Page 49 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Plus (+) Code Dialing When placing international calls, Plus Code Dialing automatically enters the international access code for your location (for example, 011 for international calls made from the U.S.). See “Activating Plus Code Dialing” on page 69. 1. Press and then tap . 2. Touch and hold until you see a “+” on the display screen. 3. Dial the country code and phone number, and then tap . (The device automatically prepends the access code for international dialing, followed by the country code and phone number.) Entering Text with the Onscreen Keyboard When you activate a field where you can enter text, numbers, symbols, etc., you can either use the onscreen keyboard or QWERTY keyboard. Onscreen keyboard entry can be done in either Portrait or Landscape orientations. The Landscape orientation provides more space and results in slightly bigger onscreen keys. If you find that you prefer to enter text via the onscreen keyboard, and need bigger keys, use this orientation. Activating the Landscape Keyboard Although the device can also be set to automatically change its orientation to Landscape once the phone is rotated, Samsung ReplenishTM can also be set to automatically change its orientation. To use the onscreen keyboard in Landscape mode, this feature must first be enabled. See “Changing the Screen Orientation” on page 61. Selecting a Text Input Mode Your device provides convenient ways to enter letters, numbers, and symbols whenever you are prompted to enter text (for example, when adding a Contacts entry or when using email and text messaging). 2A. Device Basics 49 In this section we’ll cover the steps necessary to enter text using the onscreen keyboard, where the touch screen is the primary method of both text and character entry. 1. From a screen where you can enter text, tap the input field to reveal the onscreen keyboard. 2. Select one of the following Text mode options: ABC to use alphabetic characters from the onscreen keyboard (See page 51.) ?123 to enter numbers by pressing the numbers on the onscreen keyboard. (See page 52.) Voice Input allows the device to use its built-in voice recognition software to hear your voice and transcript it directly into text. To change the input method: 1. From an active text input screen, touch and hold a text input field. 50 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 50 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Note: Some characters and types, such as some symbols and Emoticons, are not accessible from the onscreen keyboard. Tip: When entering text, tap to change letter capitalization. 2. Select Input Method from the onscreen context menu. Onscreen Keyboard Overview Entry field: a field where text, number, or other characters can be entered. Send Entry field Suggested words Delete Caps/ALT Text mode Voice Input Enter
M580.book Page 51 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Suggested Word choices: a row of selectable word choices based on the current set of entered text. Tap an onscreen choice to insert the selection into your text entry field at the current cursor position. Tap the grey left and right arrows on this field to reveal additional word choices. Delete: deletes characters from the entry field. CAPS/ALT: When in ABC mode, this key changes the capitalization of the subsequent entered characters. When in ?123 mode, this key can show additional symbol characters. Capitalization in Abc mode can be altered by using the Caps button. See “ABC Mode” on page 51. Symbol used in ?123 mode can be enhanced by accessing additional symbol characters. See “Entering Numbers and Symbols” on page 52. Text mode: There are two available modes; ABC and ?123. ABC mode contains only characters. Text mode button indicates ?123 . ?123 mode contains only symbols. Text mode button indicates ABC . Voice Input mode: Tapping this button activates the built-in microphone and voice recognition software. Speak clearly into the microphone. When complete, your spoken words are recognized, converted to text, and inserted into your current cursor position. Note: It is recommend that to avoid incorrect conversions, you use this feature in an area relatively free from background noises. ABC Mode In ABC mode, you can enter only alphabetic characters from the onscreen keyboard. The text mode shows ?123 . 1. Select the ABC mode. (See “Selecting a Text Input Mode” on page 49.) Capitalization in ABC mode can be altered by using the Caps button. next character is lowercase. only the next character is uppercase. all subsequent characters are uppercase. 2A. Device Basics 51
2. Tap the corresponding onscreen keys to begin typing your word. If you make a mistake, tap to erase a single character. Touch and hold to erase an entire word.) By default, the first letter of an entry is capitalized and the following letters are lower case. After a character is entered, the cursor automatically advances to the next space after two seconds or when you enter a character on a different key. Entering Numbers and Symbols In ?123 mode, you can only enter symbols characters from the onscreen keyboard. The text mode shows . To enter numbers: 1. Tap to enter the ?123 mode. 2. Tap the appropriate numeric key. (See “Selecting a Text Input Mode” on page 49.) 52 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 52 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Note: A green circle on the shift key above indicates the keyboard is set to “Shift-Lock” where all characters are entered in uppercase. DEL DEL ABC ABC To enter symbols: 1. Tap ABC to enter the ?123 mode. 2. Tap the appropriate numeric key. – or – Tap ALT to select from additional symbol characters. The key shows ALT when the additional character set is active. Entering Text using the QWERTY Keyboard Accessing the QWERTY Keyboard The Samsung ReplenishTM has a built-in, keyboard- style keypad, referred to as a full QWERTY keyboard. The keyboard is located beneath the display screen. Using the QWERTY keyboard, you can type letters, numbers, punctuation, and other special characters into text entry fields or other applications simpler and faster than using the onscreen keyboard. M580.book Page 53 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM To reveal additional QWERTY text editing options: 1. Touch and hold the text entry field. 2. From the Edit text context menu, tap an available function: Select all highlights all characters in the text message field. Select text/Stop selecting text lets you manually highlight characters in the text message field. Cut deletes the selected characters in the current text message field. Cut all deletes all characters in the current text message field. Copy copies selected characters in the current text message field. Copy all copies all characters in the current text message field. Paste inserts the previously copied text into the message field. Input method provides additional text input methods. The default is Android keyboard. Add XXX to dictionary adds the currently highlighted word to your device’s dictionary. Using the Keyboard In this section we’ll cover the steps necessary to enter text using the QWERTY keyboard. Using your device's QWERTY keyboard is just like using any standard computer keyboard. The following keys perform special functions when entering text: Fn: Allows you to use blue characters displayed at the top of the QWERTY keys. Examples: $, @, #, ! Shift: Changes the text input mode among Upper/Lower/Mixed case mode. Smiley: When used with , launches the Smileys page. Scroll down and tap an entry from the extensive list of Emoticons. Space/SIM: Inserts an empty space. OK/Enter: Moves the insertion point to the next line in a message. 2A. Device Basics 53 Delete: Deletes the previous character, similar to the backspace key on a computer keyboard. From a text entry screen, use the keyboard to enter different character types. Select one of the following character types: Letters to enter the alphabetic characters associated with each key. (See page 54.) Numbers to enter numbers by pressing the numbers on the keyboard. (See page 55.) Symbols to enter symbols. (See page 55.) Smileys to enter smileys or “Emoticons.” (See page 55.) Tip: When entering text, press to change letter capitalization (ABC > Abc > abc). The keyboard provides dual-use keys labeled with alphabetic characters on the lower half and numbers and symbols on the upper half. Press the key corresponding to the blue character you want to enter. 54 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 54 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Entering Characters The entered character (of a field or new sentence) is always an initial uppercase letter. By default, text is entered in lowercase characters unless altered by pressing . To enter uppercase and lowercase characters: 1. Press to make the next character uppercase. Characters revert back to lowercase after the next character is typed. – or – Press twice to make all subsequent characters uppercase (all new characters are in uppercase). Pressing cycles through the capitalization modes (all lowercase, initial uppercase, and all uppercase). 2. Press the corresponding keys: For example, to enter the word “Bill” within a text field, type the keypad sequence below.
M580.book Page 55 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM If If you make a mistake, press to erase a single you make a mistake, press to erase a single character. Press and hold to erase all character. Press and hold to erase all previously entered text. previously entered text. For example, to enter “9:30,” you would use the keyboard sequence shown below. B i l l To enter all uppercase characters, quickly press twice. B I L L 9 : 3 0 Entering Numbers Symbols and Smileys The keyboard can be used to enter numbers, letters, Symbols are accessed by combining the key with and symbols. The number keys are located along the top on the QWERTY keyboard. the correct number key. These symbols appear in blue above the keyboard keys. 1. Press the numeric key corresponding to your desired number choice 2A. Device Basics 55 Smileys (Emoticons) are accessed by pressing and then selecting an image from the Insert Smiley page that is then inserted at your current cursor position. To enter symbols: 1. Position the cursor where you want the symbol to appear within your message. 2. Press and then press the blue key corresponding to the symbol you want to insert. For example, to enter “I’m #1,” you would use the keyboard sequence shown below. 56 2A. Device Basics M580.book Page 56 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM I’m #1 To enter “smileys” (Emoticons): 1. Position the cursor where you want the symbol to appear within your message. 2. Press > to open the onscreen smiley page. 3. Scroll through the list and select a smiley by touching the onscreen icon. Creating a Google Account You will need a Google account to access several device features such as Gmail, Google Maps, Google Talk, and the Android Market applications. Before you are able to access Google applications, you must enter your account information. These applications sync between your device and your online Google account. 1. From a computer, launch your preferred Web browser and navigate to google.com. 2. On the main page, click Sign-in > Create an account now. 3. Follow the onscreen prompts to create your free
account. M580.book Page 57 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 4. Log into your provided email address, locate the email from Google, and respond to the new email to both confirm and activate your new account. Signing Into Your Google Account 1. Launch the application that requires a Google account (such as Android Market or Gmail). 2. Click Next > Sign in. Note: If you do not already have a Google account, touch Create and follow the onscreen prompts to create your new account. 3. Touch the Username and Password fields and enter your information. See “Entering Text with the Onscreen Keyboard” on page 49 or “Entering Text using the QWERTY Keyboard” on page 52. 4. Tap Sign in. Your device then communicates with the Google servers to confirm your information. 5. Create a new Gmail username by entering a prefix for your @gmail.com email address. For additional information about synchronizing accounts, see “Synchronizing Accounts” on page 65. 2A. Device Basics 57
Sound Settings (page 58) Display Settings (page 61) Language Settings (page 64) Location Settings (page 64) Synchronizing Accounts (page 65) Search Settings (page 68) Messaging Settings (page 68) Call Settings (page 69) Airplane Mode (page 70) TTY Use With Sprint Service (page 71) Security Settings (page 72) 58 2B. Settings M580.book Page 58 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 2B. Settings The Settings menu can be accessed by one of two ways on the ReplenishTM: Press > and tap . – or – Press and tap > . Sound Settings Press > and tap . – or – Press and tap > . Sound Settings Ringer Types Ringer types help you identify incoming calls and messages. You can assign ringer types to individual Contacts entries, types of calls, and types of messages. Selecting Ringer Types for Voice Calls Your device provides a variety of ringer options that allow you to customize your ring and volume settings. 1. Press > and tap > Sound > Phone ringtone. 2. Tap a ringtone from the available list. The ringtone
briefly plays when selected. 3. Tap OK to assign a ringer.
M580.book Page 59 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Selecting Audible Touch Tones Your device provides the ability to play a sound when you are both using the dialpad and tapping the screen. 1. Press > and tap > Sound. 2. Tap Audible touch tones (to place a checkmark on the option). Selecting Ringer Types for Notifications The notification area displays icons associated with user notifications such as: email messages, calls missed, new voicemail, upcoming event, USB connection, Text/MMS messages. You can select the ringtone that plays when your device receives new notifications. 1. Press > and tap > Sound. 2. Tap Notification ringtone. 3. Tap a notification ringtone from the available list. The ringtone then briefly plays when selected. 4. Tap OK to assign a ringer. Activation of Feature Sounds When tapping onscreen items, using the dialpad, or SD card notifications, you can enable whether an audible sound plays for those features. 1. Press > and tap > Sound. 2. Tap Audible selection or Screen lock sounds to activate the feature (by placing a checkmark on the option). Audible selection plays a sound when making any onscreen selection. Screen lock sounds plays a sound when the screen is unlocked. Adjusting the Volume Settings Adjust the volume settings of both the device and Media playback to suit your needs and your environment. 1. Press > and tap > Sound > Volume. 2. Tap Ringtone, Media or Alarm. 2B. Settings 59 3. Touch and drag the onscreen slider, adjust the volume level, and tap OK. Within Volume, touch Use incoming call volume for notifications to match notification volume to the current call ringtone volume. Tip: You can adjust the ringer volume in standby mode (or the earpiece volume during a call) by pressing the volume button on the left side of your device. Vibrate To set your device to vibrate for incoming calls and silent for notifications: Press the volume button down in standby mode until you see on the screen. To set your device to always vibrate for incoming calls: 1. Press > and tap > Sound > Vibrate. 2. Tap a feature to enable it. A green light indicates the feature is enabled: Always: your device vibrates for all incoming calls and notifications. 60 2B. Settings M580.book Page 60 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Never: your device uses sound only for all notifications and alerts. Only in silent mode: your device vibrates for notifications and alerts when Silent mode is active. Only when not in Silent mode: your device only vibrates for notifications and alerts when Silent mode is not active. To set your device to vibrate while using the dialpad: 1. Press > and tap > Sound. 2. Tap Haptic feedback. (If you have already checked the option, tapping it again deselects the option.) Silence All The Silence All option allows you to mute all sounds without turning your device off (except for Media volume). To activate Silence All: Press and hold the volume button down in standby mode until you see on the screen. M580.book Page 61 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM To deactivate Silence All: Press the volume button up repeatedly to select a volume level. To set your device to Silent mode: 1. Press > and tap > Sound. 2. Tap Silent mode. This option silences all audio on the device except for media and alarms. (If you have already checked the option, tapping it again deselects this option.) Display Settings Changing the Screen Orientation Although most screens will change orientation once the phone is rotated, this feature can be manually enabled to change the orientation for all screens when rotation is detected. 1. Press > and tap > Display. 2. Tap Auto-rotate screen. A checkmark indicates the feature is enabled. Clear the checkmark to disable this automatic orientation adjustment. Window Animation This feature provides animated transitions when onscreen windows open and close. 1. Press > and tap > Display > Animation. 2. Tap No animations, Some animations, or All animations to activate the feature. Changing the Backlight Time Length Select how long the display screen remains lit after you press any key. This is the delay time before the screen automatically turns off. 1. Press > and tap > Display > Screen timeout. 2. Tap a time setting. Note: Long screen backlight settings reduce the battery’s talk and standby times. 2B. Settings 61
Changing the Keyboard Backlight Time Length Select how long the keyboard stays lit after you press any key. This is the delay time before the keyboard backlight automatically turns off. 1. Press > and tap > Display > Keyboard timeout. 2. Tap a time setting. Notification Flash Select whether or not the LED light flashes repeatedly when you receive a notification. 1. Press > and tap > Display. 2. Tap Notification flash to disable the feature by removing the checkmark. 62 2B. Settings M580.book Page 62 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Note: Long keyboard backlight settings reduce the battery’s talk and standby times. Changing the Brightness Adjust your screen’s brightness to suit your surroundings. 1. Press > and tap > Display > Brightness. 2. Touch and drag Brightness slider left or right to adjust the screen contrast and tap OK. Note: Not available when Auto Brightness is enabled. Changing the Display Screen Choose what you see on the Home screen (behind your shortcuts and Widgets) while powering on or off the device, and when in standby mode. 1. Press > and tap (Wallpaper). 2. Tap Eco Wallpapers, Gallery, ID Wallpapers, Live Wallpapers, or Wallpapers. Eco assortment nature. Wallpapers of wallpapers lets you choose that reflect from scenes an from M580.book Page 63 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Gallery taken using the built-in camera or copied to your device as a wallpaper. You can crop the picture before setting it as a wallpaper. See “Assigning a Picture to an Entry” on page 92 to learn how to crop the picture. ID Wallpapers lets you choose from wallpapers available from the currently assigned ID pack. Live Wallpapers provides a selection of preloaded animated video wallpapers. Wallpapers provides a selection of built-in wallpaper images. 3. Scroll through available images and tap a selection to preview it. 4. Tap Set wallpaper to assign a preset image. – or – Tap Save to assign a picture as a wallpaper. Adjusting the Date and Time Your device obtains time and date information from the network. In cases where you are outside network coverage, you may need to adjust these values. 1. Press > and tap > Date & time. 2. Tap Automatic to disable the feature by removing the checkmark. Note: If enabled, you cannot alter the date, time zone or time values. 3. Tap Set date. Adjust the date, month, and year by tapping or . Tap Set when finished. 4. Tap Select time zone, then select a time zone from the onscreen list. 5. Tap Set time. Adjust the hour and minute by tapping or . Tap the am or pm icon to change the value. Tap Set when finished. 6. Tap Use 24-hour format to toggle between using a 12-hour or a 24-hour format. 7. Tap Select date format to select how the date information is displayed on your device. The selected date format is also applied to the date displayed in Alarm Clock. 2B. Settings 63 Language Settings To assign the default language used by the Android operating system: 1. Press > and tap > Language & keyboard > Select language. 2. Tap either English or Español. All menus are then updated to the new language. Location Settings Your device’s Location feature allows the network to detect your position, for use with location-based services. Turning Location off will hide your location from everyone except 911. Note: Turning Location on will allow the network to detect your position using GPS technology, making some Sprint applications and services easier to use. Turning Location off will disable the GPS location function for all purposes except 911, but will not hide your general location based on the cell site serving your call. No application or service may use your location without your request or permission. GPS-enhanced 911 is not available in all areas. 64 2B. Settings M580.book Page 64 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM To enable your device’s GPS Location feature: 1. Press > and tap > Location & security. 2. Tap Use GPS satellites. A checkmark indicates the GPS location feature is enabled. To enable Location via wireless networks: 1. Press > and tap > Location & security. 2. Tap Use wireless networks. A checkmark indicates the feature is enabled. This service uses available wireless networks to pinpoint your location within certain applications such as Google Maps (page 176). 3. Tap Agree. Enabling this feature allows Google to collect anonymous location data regardless if any location application or other related feature is active or in use. Tap Use wireless networks > disagree to disable the collection of data. Enabling this feature can utilize more resources and slow performance. M580.book Page 65 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM Synchronizing Accounts Your device provides the ability to synchronize data from a variety of different sources or sites. These accounts can range from Google, a Corporate Exchange Email Server, and other social sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and MySpace. Corporate and Google accounts provide the ability to synchronize Calendar events and Contacts. To enable the auto-sync feature: 1. Press > and tap > Accounts & sync. 2. Tap Auto-sync. A checkmark indicates the feature is enabled. This feature enables the synchronization of data between your device and external sites or servers. The two main components are Contacts and Calendar Events. Before these can be synchronized, they must be added to the managed accounts list. Synchronizing Your Google Account By default, there are no accounts managed by the device. These must be manually added. To add an existing Google account: 1. Press > and tap > Accounts & sync. 2. Tap Add account > Google. 3. Click Next > Sign in. Note: If you do not have a Google account, touch Create and follow the prompts to create your new account. 4. Touch the Username (@gmail.com) and Password fields and enter your information. See “Entering Text with the Onscreen Keyboard” on page 49 or “Entering Text using the QWERTY Keyboard” on page 52. 5. Tap Sign in. Your device then communicates with the Google servers to confirm your information. Your existing Gmail account then appears within the Managed accounts area of the screen. Any changes or updates to your Gmail account is then automatically updated to your device.
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To configure the Google management settings: 1. Press > and tap > Accounts & sync. 2. Tap within the Google account field to reveal the account’s synchronization settings screen. 3. Tap the parameters you wish to synchronize (Sync Contacts, Sync Gmail, Sync Calendar). A checkmark indicates the feature is enabled. 4. Press to return to the previous screen. Synchronizing Your Corporate Account By default, there are no Corporate accounts managed by the device. These must be manually added. Note: Once a corporate email account is created, it is automatically added as a managed account. To add a new Corporate account: 1. Press > and tap > Accounts & sync. 2. Tap Add account > Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync. 66 2B. Settings M580.book Page 66 Wednesday, May 11, 2011 1:01 PM 3. Follow the prompts to set up your Corporate email account. See “Corporate Email (Outlook)” on page 159. Changes or updates to your Corporate/Outlook account are automatically updated to your device. To configure the Corporate management settings: 1. Press > and tap > Accounts & sync. 2. Tap within the Corporate account field to reveal the account’s synchronization settings. 3. Tap the parameters you wish to synchronize. Account settings allows you to configure: ● Account name displays the name used by the device to track the account. ● Your name displays the name used in the From field within your outgoing emails.
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