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  • Page 1 User Guide...
  • Page 3 Congratulations DROID by Motorola DROID by Motorola gives you a premium browsing and messaging experience with the very latest from Google™, all in a thin touch QWERTY slider. • Browsing. Get more from the Web, with a huge screen and full HTML. Search, browse, everything you want to do, all made easier.
  • Page 4: Your Phone

    Your phone the important keys & connectors 3.5mm Headset Jack Micro USB Connector Charge or connect to PC. Messaging Market Menu Key Touch to open Phone Contacts Browser menu options. Back Key Touch to go back. Microphone Congratulations Power Key Press to put the display to sleep, or hold...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Contents Your phone ....... . 2 Let’s go ........3 Touchscreen &...
  • Page 6: Touchscreen & Keys

    Tip: Remember to write down your user name and password, and keep them in a safe place. Turn it on & off To turn on your phone, press and hold Power (on top of the phone). To turn off your phone, press and Power hold Power , then touch...
  • Page 7: Key Tips

    Drag To scroll through a list or move slowly, drag across the touchscreen. Try it: In the home screen, touch Contacts , then drag Contacts your list up or down. Tip: When you drag or flick a list, a scroll bar appears on the right.
  • Page 8: Home Screen

    To change how long your phone waits before the screen goes to sleep automatically, touch Menu Settings Sound & display > > > Tip: To make the screen lock when it goes to sleep, use “Screen lock” on page 42. To unlock the screen, press Power or open the phone.
  • Page 9 The home screen extends beyond what you see on the screen to give you more room for adding shortcuts, widgets, and more. Flick the home screen left and right to see more panels or to add widgets or shortcuts. Messaging Phone Contacts Browser...
  • Page 10 the app menu and touch the app you want. To switch from one running app to another, touch and hold Home to see what apps are already open, then touch the one you want. You can view up to the last six apps that you ran.
  • Page 11: Calls

    Calls it’s good to talk Quick start: Calls Dialing options Phone Find it: Phone Call log Contacts Favorites Contacts Touch to open, then touch an entry to call. Recent Calls Touch to open, then touch PQRS WXYZ an entry to call. Call Enter a phone number &...
  • Page 12: Conference Calls

    Enter numbers during a call To enter numbers during a call, touch Add call Add call Add call Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth Mute Mute Mute Recent calls Phone Call log Find it: > • To call a number, touch it. • To send a text message, create a contact, view a contact, or other options, touch and hold an entry.
  • Page 13: Web

    Note: Your mobile device can use AGPS satellite signals to help emergency services find you (“GPS & AGPS” on page 46). you don’t need a PC, surf the web with your phone Quick start: Browser Browser Find it: Images Local News more Google Search Sign in New window...
  • Page 14 Note: Your service provider may charge to surf the Web or download data. To use a wireless network, touch Menu Wireless & networks Wi-Fi > . Touch Wi-Fi settings touch to search for nearby wireless networks. Touch a network to connect. Web touch tips Zoom &...
  • Page 15: Google Maps

    Google Maps™ where you are, where you’re going Note: This feature is not available in all areas. Check with your service provider. Quick start: Google Maps Where am I? Where do I want to go? Don’t worry—let Google Maps™ find out for you. Maps Find it: E Ontario St...
  • Page 16 power) or using the mobile network (less accurate, but conserves battery power). To set your location, touch Menu Location & security Use GPS satellites > > wireless networks Find your location Note: Don’t forget to set your location sources. From the main Map screen, touch Menu Location .
  • Page 17: Latitude

    Latitude where are your friends & family? Note: This feature is not available in all areas. Check with your service provider. Join Latitude See where your friends and family are on Google Maps™. Plan to meet up, check that your parents got home safely, or just stay in touch.
  • Page 18: Youtube

    YouTube™ go and create your own classic Quick start: YouTube Post that great video you’ve taken and see how many hits you get. YouTube Find it: > YouTube Most Viewed Lady Gaga On Saturda... Lady Gaga appeared together... 02:58 1 day ago 857,862 views gol de cabeza de paler...
  • Page 19: Apps For All

    Your account Log in or create account Find it: Menu > My account To create your YouTube account, touch the “Don’t have a YouTube account? Click here to create one” link. If you already have a YouTube account, enter your user name and password, and touch Sign in.
  • Page 20 Apps for all Motorola, Inc., and Verizon Wireless are not responsible for your use of those applications or information you choose to submit or share with others. Specific terms and conditions, terms of use, and...
  • Page 21: Manage Your Life

    Manage your life stay on top of things What can you manage? Email, contacts, and calendar on your phone give you access to the same personal information that you add, view, and edit on your computer with the use of Microsoft™...
  • Page 22 Tip: To get your Microsoft Outlook mail on your mobile phone, see “Synchronize with Microsoft™ Office Outlook™” on page 21. Create a new email Email Find it: > > Enter the recipient email address and message, then Send touch Tip: Touch Menu for options, like Cc/Bcc.
  • Page 23 Google data synchronization Settings Accounts & sync Find it: Menu > > The Google apps on your phone give you access to the same personal information (emails, events, and contacts) that you have on a computer using Gmail, Calendar, and Contacts. It’s easy to synchronize the Google apps information you want to keep up to date.
  • Page 24: Contacts

    Contacts contacts like you’ve never had before Quick start: Contacts Contacts Find it: Phone Call log Contacts Favorites Displaying 5 contacts Alex Pico Dan Smith Kate Shunney Keith Zang Luke Carmody Tip: To search the list, just open your phone and type a name, or simply touch Search touchscreen keypad.
  • Page 25: Messaging

    Select the account to save the contact to, then type the contact name and details. Edit contact Google Given name Family name Touch + to add another Phone entry. Touch - to remove this entry. Phone Home To see more details, flick up. Email Home Email...
  • Page 26 Create messages Messaging New message Find it: > Enter the recipient and message. In text messages and emails, touch Menu for options, like smiley Attach Send & receive attachments To send a file in a message, open a new message and Attach touch Menu >...
  • Page 27: Text Entry

    • To download and use an instant messaging app, Market Apps Communication touch > > choose an app for your provider. Once you download the app, you’ll see it on the app menu (see “Apps” on page 7). • If you don’t see an app for your IM provider, you can use your Web browser.
  • Page 28 • To jump to the beginning/end of a line, press Alternate + Scroll • To start a new line (email), press Return To change text entry settings, change languages, and see the dictionary of terms you’ve used, from the home screen, touch Menu >...
  • Page 29: Tips & Tricks

    Tips & tricks a few handy hints General tips • To return to home screen, touch Home • To see recently dialed numbers, touch Call log > • To sleep/wake your phone, press Power • To set screen timeout, touch Menu Sound &...
  • Page 30: Personalize

    Personalize add your personal touch Widgets To create a new widget: Find an empty spot on your home screen where you want to add a widget, then touch and hold. Tip: You can flick left or right to open other panels on your home screen.
  • Page 31: Photos & Videos

    Note: Some apps are designed so that your phone can “animate” them by rotating, fading, moving, and stretching one or more images. Quick launch shortcuts To set keyboard shortcuts to launch your favorite app, Settings Applications touch Menu > > launch Assign application >...
  • Page 32 A thumbnail of the photo you’ve just taken is shown on the right. Touch the thumbnail to view it. • the photo as a wallpaper or contact photo, Set as touch Menu > • send the photo in a message or post it online, Share touch Menu >...
  • Page 33 options Focus mode Choose from image quality), (for close-ups). View your photos Find it: > Gallery Camera > Camera pictures pictures Play a slideshow Gallery Touch > Camera pictures > , touch a picture, then More touch Menu > Slideshow >...
  • Page 34 Note: To get the clearest videos, wipe the lens clean with a soft, dry cloth before you record a video. Tip: To send your video in a message, set the video Low (for MMS messages) quality to Settings Video Quality Menu >...
  • Page 35: Music

    Play your videos Gallery Camera videos Find it: > > 00:01 Progress Bar Video Controls Note: To see the controls while the video is playing, touch the display. Music > video when music is what you need... Quick start: Music Touch, touch, play—instant music.
  • Page 36 SD card & phone > With a memory card inserted, and your phone showing the home screen, connect a Motorola micro USB data cable from your phone’s micro USB port to a USB port on your computer. Your phone should show in the status bar.
  • Page 37: Play Music

    connection . You can’t use the files on your memory card while it is connected. Mount Touch (if asked) to connect your memory card. On your computer, locate and click on the “Removable Disk” icon to access the phone’s memory card. Drag and drop your music to a folder on the memory card.
  • Page 38 Music player Just touch a song or playlist to get going. Music Artist Album Title Song Title 1:14 3:45 Music player controls • Play/pause—Touch • Previous/next—Touch • Fast forward/rewind—Touch and hold • View playlist—Touch Music • • • • View Open Playlist •...
  • Page 39: Bluetooth™ Wireless

    To add a song to the playlist you’re playing, touch Add to playlist Menu > in the music player. To edit, delete and rename playlists, touch and hold the playlist, in the music library. Bluetooth™ wireless lose the wires and go wireless Quick start: Bluetooth wireless Settings Wireless &...
  • Page 40 Note: To extend battery life, turn Bluetooth power off when not in use. Connect new devices Note: This feature requires an optional accessory. To connect with a new device, you need to pair with it. You only need to do this once for each device—to connect again, see “Reconnect devices”...
  • Page 41: Wi-Fi

    Wi-Fi home, office, or hotspot Quick start: Wi-Fi Settings Wireless & networks Find it: Menu > > Wi-Fi settings > Use a wireless network for fast Internet access and to download data. Wi-Fi settings Wi-Fi Network notification Notify me when an open network is available Wi-Fi networks Your network...
  • Page 42: Usb & Memory Card

    With a memory card inserted, and your phone showing the home screen, connect a Motorola micro USB data cable from your phone’s micro USB port to a USB port on your computer. Your phone should show in the status bar.
  • Page 43: Tools

    Tools stay on top of things Alarm clock Alarm Clock Find it: > To turn on an alarm, touch the check box. When an alarm sounds, touch Dismiss Snooze to turn it off or to delay. To add an alarm, touch Menu Add alarm >...
  • Page 44: Security

    Security help keep your phone safe Quick start: Security Settings Location & security Find it: Menu > > security settings (uncheck to conserve battery) Screen unlock pattern Set unlock pattern Require pattern Must draw pattern to unlock screen Use visible pattern il f db k Screen lock Note:...
  • Page 45: Troubleshooting

    If you have questions or need assistance, go to, where you can select from a number of customer care options. You can also contact the Motorola Customer Support Center at 1-800-734-5870 (United States), 1-888-390-6456 (TTY/TDD United States for hearing impaired), or 1-800-461-4575 (Canada).
  • Page 46: Safety, Regulatory & Legal

    If you see a message on your display such as Unable to Charge , take the following steps: • Remove the battery and inspect it to confirm that it has a “Motorola Original” hologram; • If there is no hologram, the battery is not a Motorola battery;...
  • Page 47: Battery Charging

    Motorola products may not be modified, reverse-engineered, distributed, or reproduced in any manner to the extent allowed by law. Furthermore, the purchase of Motorola products shall not be deemed to grant either directly or by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license under the copyrights, patents, or...
  • Page 48: Content Copyright

    For instructions on how to obtain a copy of any source code being made publicly OSS Information available by Motorola related to software used in this Motorola mobile device, you may send your request in writing to the address below. Please make sure that the request includes the model number and the software version number.
  • Page 49: Follow Instructions To Avoid Interference Problems

    If you wear the mobile device on your body, always place the mobile device in a Motorola-supplied or approved clip, holder, holster, case, or body harness. If you do not use a body-worn accessory supplied or approved by Motorola, keep the mobile device and its antenna at least 2.5 centimeters (1 inch) from your body when...
  • Page 50: Operational Warnings

    Also, using a mobile device or accessory may be prohibited or restricted in certain areas. Always obey the laws and regulations on the use of these products. Responsible driving practices can be found at (in English only). Operational Warnings Obey all posted signs when using mobile devices in public areas.
  • Page 51: Industry Canada Notice To Users

    Applicable products bear the FCC logo, and/or an FCC ID in the format FCC-ID:xxxxxx on the product label. Motorola has not approved any changes or modifications to this device by the user. Any changes or modifications could void the user’ s authority to operate the equipment.
  • Page 52: Products And Accessories

    Use & Care Use & Care To care for your Motorola phone, please keep it away from: liquids of any kind Don’t expose your phone to water, rain, extreme humidity, sweat, or other moisture. If it does get wet, don’t try to accelerate drying with the use of an oven or dryer, as this may damage the phone.
  • Page 53: Who Is Covered

    This warranty extends only to the first consumer purchaser, and is not transferable. What Will Motorola Do? Motorola, at its option, will at no charge repair, replace or refund the purchase price of any Products, Accessories or Software that does not conform to this warranty. We may use functionally equivalent reconditioned/refurbished/pre-owned or new Products, Accessories or parts.
  • Page 54: Product Registration

    Hearing Aid Compatibility with Mobile Phones Some Motorola phones are measured for compatibility with hearing aids. If the box Hearing Aid Compatibility for your particular model has “Rated for Hearing Aids” printed on it, the following explanation applies.
  • Page 55: California Perchlorate Label

    Please retain your original dated sales receipt for your records. For warranty service of your Motorola Personal Communications Product you will need to provide a copy of your dated sales receipt to confirm warranty status. Thank you for choosing a Motorola product.
  • Page 56: Smart Practices While Driving

    If you choose to use your mobile device while driving, remember the following tips: • Get to know your Motorola mobile device and its features such as speed dial and redial. If available, these features help you to place your call without taking your attention off the road.
  • Page 57 Motorola reserves the right to change or modify any information or specifications without notice or obligation. MOTOROLA and the Stylized M Logo are registered in the US Patent & Trademark Office. The Bluetooth trademarks are owned by their proprietor and used by Motorola, Inc.

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