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Motorola Milestone 68000202472-A User Manual

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  • Page 3 Congratulations MOTOROLA MILESTONE MOTOROLA MILESTONE 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: More Information

    More information On your computer—Go to So, whether you want to read, watch, or play, we can help.
  • Page 5: Your Phone

    Your phone important keys & connectors 3.5mm Headset Jack Micro USB Connector Charge or connect to PC. Menu Key Press to open menu options. Back Key Press to go back. Tip: You can tap, tap & hold, and scroll to navigate the touchscreen.
  • Page 6 When you open or turn your phone, the screen adjusts for you. Shift Search Press for text search. Space Note: Your phone might look a little different. Your phone Scroll & Select Delete Enter Alternate Menu...
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Contents Your phone ....... . 3 Let’s go ........6 Touchscreen &...
  • Page 8: Let's Go

    Let’s go let’s get you up and running Assemble & charge cover off microSD in (already done) cover on Caution: Please read “Battery Use & Safety” on page 40. Let’s go SIM in battery in charge up...
  • Page 9 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 tap Set up & go The first time you turn on your phone, a setup wizard guides you through signing in to your existing Google ™...
  • Page 10: Getting Updates

    Getting updates Note: This is a network- and subscription-dependent feature. Your network operator may periodically send over-the-air software updates. To verify that your phone includes the latest software to receive updates, go to Let’s go Wi-Fi settings > Settings >...
  • Page 11: Touchscreen & Keys

    Touchscreen & keys a few essentials Touch tips Here are some tips on how to navigate around your phone. To choose an icon or option, tap it. Tap & hold To open special options, tap and hold an icon or other item.
  • Page 12 Drag To scroll through a list or move slowly, drag across the touchscreen. Try it: In the home screen, tap Contacts , then drag your contacts list up or down. Tip: When you drag or flick a list, a scroll bar appears on the right.
  • Page 13 My Sign Draw on your screen to get to your favorite apps. To open My Sign, tap the My Sign in the Applications tab. Draw the sign for the action you want. For example, draw a “V” to go to voicemail.
  • Page 14 the touchscreen, just press Power the slider. To change how long your phone waits before the screen goes to sleep automatically, press Menu Screen timeout > Spin the screen The touchscreen can rotate 90 degrees to stay right-side up when you rotate your phone: Find it: Menu Orientation...
  • Page 15: Home Screen

    Home screen quick access to the things you need most The home screen gives you all your latest information in one place. It’s what you see when you turn on the phone or press Home like this: Messaging Phone Contacts from a menu.
  • Page 16 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. Messaging Market Phone Contacts Browser Maps Tip: Customize your home screen in “Personalize”...
  • Page 17 Shortcuts The shortcut icons at the bottom of your home screen are the first apps in your home screen. You can add more shortcuts to the home screen. Just open the Applications tab and drag the apps you want to the home screen. Or, press Menu Shortcuts >...
  • Page 18: Calls

    Calls it’s good to talk In-call options During a call, press Menu put the call on Tip: You can press Home active call display. To reopen it, tap Emergency calls Note: Your service provider programs one or more emergency phone numbers (such as 911 or 112) that you can call under any circumstances, even when your phone is locked.
  • Page 19: Web

    Experience the Internet with your mobile phone. Go online without any limits—simply, fast and anywhere. For the best and most affordable mobile browsing experience sign up to an appropriate data tariff for fast browsing and full cost control. Find it: Home Images Local News more...
  • Page 20 Connect Your phone uses the mobile phone network (over the air) to automatically connect to the Web. Note: Your service provider may charge to surf the Web or download data. To use a wireless network, press Menu Wireless controls > Wi-Fi settings to search for nearby wireless networks.
  • Page 21: Manage Media Content

    Manage media content bridge your digital world Manage, sync, & backup phone content Motorola Media Link (MML) and Moto Phone Portal bridge your digital world by connecting your phone, computer, and the Web, so you can manage the media on your phone and back up your media to your computer.
  • Page 22 Synch button, or simply drag and drop content from your phone to you computer. For more information on MML features and support, visit http:// www/ Moto Phone Portal The Moto Phone Portal is a phone-resident application that allows you to use a browser on a Wi-Fi-enabled computer as a window into your phone.
  • Page 23: Bluetooth™ Wireless

    Bluetooth™ wireless lose the wires and go wireless Quick start: Bluetooth wireless Find it: Menu Bluetooth settings > Turn Bluetooth power on or off Find it: Menu Bluetooth > Note: To extend battery life, turn Bluetooth power off when not in use. Connect new devices Note: This feature requires an optional accessory.
  • Page 24: Reconnect Devices

    Bluetooth already on, tap devices to search for Bluetooth devices. Your phone lists the devices it finds within range. Tap a device to connect. If necessary, tap 0000 (like ) to connect to the device. When the device is connected, the Bluetooth indicator appears in the status bar.
  • Page 25 To manually disconnect your phone from a paired device, tap the device name in the devices list, then Disconnect press Menu > Edit properties Settings Wireless & networks Press Menu > > Bluetooth settings Device name > > . Enter a name and tap Bluetooth™...
  • Page 26: Apps For All

    Apps for all get the app you want Note: You may not have some features. For details, ask your service provider. Market Find it: Home Get all the fun games and cool apps you want! Market provides you with access to software developers everywhere, so you can find the app you want.
  • Page 27 Manage & restore apps To view downloads in progress, from your phone’s My downloads home screen press Menu > Progress is shown at the top of the screen. To view your downloaded apps, press Menu My downloads > . Tap the app to open the details screen—from here you can review, uninstall, and more.
  • Page 28: 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 Outlook You can:...
  • Page 29 Tips • To search for messages, tap Menu • To set new email notifications, such as having a special sound play when you receive a message, tap Menu select the ringtone and vibrate options. • To label an email thread, tap and hold a message, Change labels then tap Settings...
  • Page 30 Shortcuts inbox Refresh list Compose new Open conversation Archive conversation Jump to top of list Jump to end of list Page up Page down Email Set up an account Find it: Home The email setup wizard will guide you through setting up your email account.
  • Page 31 Create a new email Email Find it: Home > > > Menu Compose > Enter the recipient email address and message, then Send Attach Add Cc/ Tip: Press Menu for options, like Manage your life...
  • Page 32: Google Data Synchronization

    Calendar Find it: Home View your calendar in different ways: Press Menu Agenda , or When you highlight an event in the day and week views, more details appear. Add calendar events From any calendar view, press Menu New event >...
  • Page 33 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 Google Mail, Calendar, and Contacts. It’s easy to synchronize the Google apps information you want to keep up-to-date.
  • Page 34 address is the same URL you use to access your company’s email using the Web on your computer). Note: Contact your business IT department for server details. Next Set up your sync options: select email, contacts, or calendar. Tap Save & Sync. Manage your life...
  • Page 35: Contacts

    Contacts contacts like you’ve never had before Find it: Home Phone Call log Displaying 5 contacts Jennie Jenkins Leo Heaton Mick West Rick Wasser Wallace Mans Tip: To search the list, just open your phone and type a name. Contacts >...
  • Page 36: Tips & Tricks

    Tips & tricks a few handy hints To... Return to the screen recently dialed numbers Search Turn sound on/off Go to the top/ bottom of a list Scroll list up/down Battery tips Your phone gives you a lot of information at high speed in a large display.
  • Page 37 • GPS, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth Settings > > • Automatic applications synchronization: Menu Settings > > • Network searching: If you are out of coverage, to keep your phone from looking for networks, press Settings Menu > Airplane mode > •...
  • Page 38: Personalize

    Personalize add your personal touch Create widgets Find an empty spot on your home screen where you want to add a widget. You can flick left or right to open other panels on your home screen. Tap and hold the empty spot until you see the to Home screen Widgets Tap the type of widget.
  • Page 39 Ringtones Personalize your ringtones: Find it: Menu Phone ringtone > Sounds & display settings To set sounds and display settings such as media volume, keypad touch tones, and the display orientation, press Menu Sound & display > Quick launch shortcuts To set keyboard shortcuts to launch your favorite app, press Menu Quick launch...
  • Page 40: Lock Your Phone

    You have lots of ways to keep your phone safe: For more information about locking your screen or SIM, view the User’s Guide online at: support. Lock & unlock To lock the screen/ phone: • Let the screen time out (don’t press anything).
  • Page 41: Troubleshooting

    Service & repairs Go to, where you can select from a number of customer care options. You can also contact the Motorola Customer Support Center at 0800 666 8676 (Argentina), (800-201-442 (Chile), 01-800-700-1504 (Colombia), 01 800 021 0000 (México), 0800-100-4289 (Venezuela), or 0-800-52-470 (Perú).
  • Page 42: Safety, Regulatory & Legal

    • Don’t let the phone or battery come in contact with water. Water can get into the phone’s circuits, leading to corrosion. If the phone and/or battery get wet, have them checked by your service provider or contact Motorola, even if they appear to be working properly.* •...
  • Page 43 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 44: Battery Charging

    • New batteries are not fully charged. • New batteries or batteries stored for a long time may take more time to charge. • Motorola batteries and charging systems have circuitry that protects the battery from damage from overcharging. Specific Absorption Rate (IEEE)
  • Page 45 0.89 W/kg. Body-worn measurements can differ, depending upon available accessories and regulatory requirements. The SAR information includes the Motorola testing protocol, assessment procedure, and measurement uncertainty range for this product. While there may be differences between the SAR levels of various mobile devices and at various positions, they meet the governmental requirements for safe exposure.
  • Page 46 In this case, the highest tested SAR value is 0.72 W/kg. The tests are carried out in accordance with international guidelines for testing. The SAR information includes the Motorola testing protocol, assessment procedure, and measurement uncertainty range for this product.
  • Page 47: European Union Directives Conformance Statement

    The above gives an example of a typical Product Approval Number. You can view your product’s Declaration of Conformity (DoC) to Directive 1999/5/EC (to R&TTE Directive) at To find your DoC, enter the Product Approval Number from your product’ s label in the “Search” bar on the Web site.
  • Page 48: Content Copyright

    Motorola products shall not be deemed to grant either directly or by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license under the copyrights, patents, or patent applications of Motorola or any third-party software provider, except for the normal, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use that arises by operation of law in the sale of a product.
  • Page 49: Your Location

    This location-based information may be shared with third parties, including your wireless service provider, applications providers, Motorola, and other third parties providing services. Emergency Calls When you make an emergency call, the cellular network may activate the AGPS technology in your mobile device to tell the emergency responders your approximate location.
  • Page 50: Operational Precautions

    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 51: Follow Instructions To Avoid Interference Problems

    compatibility. In some circumstances, your mobile device may cause interference with other devices. Follow Instructions to Avoid Interference Problems Turn off your mobile device in any location where posted notices instruct you to do In an aircraft, turn off your mobile device whenever instructed to do so by airline staff.
  • Page 52: Potentially Explosive Atmospheres

    Potentially Explosive Atmospheres Areas with potentially explosive atmospheres are often, but not always, posted and can include fueling areas, such as below decks on boats, fuel or chemical transfer or storage facilities, or areas where the air contains chemicals or particles, such as grain dust, or metal powders.
  • Page 53: Glass Parts

    Batteries & Chargers Caution: Improper treatment or use of batteries may present a danger of fire, explosion, leakage, or other hazard. For more information, see “Battery Use & Safety.” Keep Your Mobile Device & Its Accessories Away From Small Children These products are not toys and may be hazardous to small children.
  • Page 54: Repetitive Motion

    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 55 harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures: •...
  • Page 56 Use & Care To care for your Motorola phone, please keep it away from: Use & Care 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 57 Latin America Warranty Motorola Inc. Subscribers/Cellular Division Through its own service centers and/or its authorized service centers, Motorola provides a 1-year warranty that covers the cellular phone, all its parts and labor against any defect and operation as long as the “Product” has been operated and handled under normal conditions.
  • Page 58 “Prod- uct,” in accordance with the conditions established in this warranty, is returned to a Motorola service center or to a Motorola authorized service center. All the accessories, batteries, parts, small boards or equipment of the cellular telephone that by virtue of being defective are replaced in fulfillment of this warranty, will automatically become property of Motorola Inc.
  • Page 59 80% below its predicted capacity. This warranty is null for all types of batteries if: • The batteries are charged by a charger that has not been approved by Motorola. • Any of the battery seals are broken or tampered with.
  • Page 60 The Motorola “Products” that are protected under this warranty can be: (a) cellular telephones, (b) radar sets, (c) two-way radios, and (d) wireless telephones. Motorola de Mexico S.A., at its option, will at no charge repair, replace, or refund the purchase price of any “Product” that does not conform to this warranty.
  • Page 61 • The “Product” has been altered or repaired by someone other than Motorola, or its authorized service centers. If repairs are not covered by this warranty, Motorola, at the request of the purchaser, will provide information regarding availability, prices, and other conditions for the repair of the “Product.”...
  • Page 62 Source: WHO Fact Sheet 193 Further information: Caring for the Environment by Recycling This symbol on a Motorola product means the product should not be Recycling Information disposed of with household waste. Disposal of your Mobile Device & Accessories Please do not dispose of mobile devices or electrical accessories (such as chargers, headsets, or batteries) with your household waste.
  • Page 63 • Other information your device may transmit—Your device may also transmit testing and other diagnostic (including location-based) information, and other non-personal information to Motorola or other third-party servers. This information is used to help improve products and services offered by Motorola.
  • Page 64: 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 65 • Dial sensibly and assess the traffic; if possible, place calls when your car is not moving or before pulling into traffic. If you must make a call while moving, dial only a few numbers, check the road and your mirrors, then continue. •...
  • Page 66 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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