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  • Page 1 MOTOROLA MILESTONE XT800 User’s Guide...
  • Page 3 Once your phone is up and running, press Settings About phone Menu > > Safety & Regulatory > to read the full information. More information Go to XT800 Whether you want to read, watch, or play, we can help. and the Motorola Congratulations...
  • Page 4: Your Phone

    * If you use a wired headset with built-in microphone, you'll need to use an OMTP (Open Mobile Terminal Platform) compliant headset such as the Motorola OH15. Look for the OMTP logo shown here, or go to for additional information.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Contents Let’s go ........4 Touchscreen & keys ......5 Home screen .
  • Page 6: Let's Go

    Let’s go let’s get you up and running Assemble & charge cover off UIM and/or SIM in microSD in battery in (already done) cover on charge up Caution: Please read the battery use and safety text at the back of your Getting Started Guide. Let’s go Turn it on &...
  • Page 7: Touchscreen & Keys

    Make & answer calls Phone To make a call, tap , enter a number, then to make the call over a CDMA network, or to make the call over a GSM network. Answer To answer a call, tap . To turn off the incoming Ignore call alert, tap End call...
  • Page 8: Key Tips

    Drag To scroll through a list or move slowly, drag across Phone the touchscreen. Try it: In the home screen, tap 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 9: Home Screen

    Power key menu Press and hold Power to open the power key menu, where you can turn off the phone ( Airplane mode Silent mode or turn Adjust volume Press the volume keys to change the ring volume (in the home screen), or the earpiece volume (during a call).
  • Page 10 Flick the home screen left and right to see more panels, where you can store additional shortcuts, widgets, and more. Shortcuts Shortcuts are icons that open your favorite phone applications, bookmarks, contacts, and music playlists. The most frequently used shortcuts appear at the bottom of your home screen.
  • Page 11: Calls

    Tip: To see today’s date, tap and hold the status indicators. Search Use the Search widget in the home screen to search for apps, files, or text, on your phone or the Web. Tap & enter text for a text search.
  • Page 12: End Calls

    In-call options 10:50 AM GSM network Connected Mute Tap to mute or unmute the call. Alex Pico Dial Pad Tap to open a dial pad, to Mobile 513-555-1212 enter numbers during a call. Current call 03:19 Call Timer Press Menu for call options. Speakerphone Tap to turn the speakerphone Number...
  • Page 13 Handsfree Note: Using a mobile device or accessory while driving may cause distraction and may be illegal. Always obey the laws and drive safely. During a call: • To use the speakerphone, tap • To use a Bluetooth™ device, press Menu Bluetooth >...
  • Page 14 work in all locations, and sometimes an emergency call cannot be placed due to network, environmental, or interference issues. Phone (if your phone is locked, Emergency Call Enter the emergency number. Call to call the emergency number. Note: Your mobile device can use AGPS satellite signals to help emergency services find you (“GPS &...
  • Page 15: Contacts

    Contacts contacts like you’ve never had before Quick start: Contacts Contacts Find it: Home > 1:54 PM Phone Call log Contacts Favorites Displaying 22 contacts Alex Pico Contacts List Dan Smith Tap to view, call, or text a contact. Tap & hold to edit, delete, and more.
  • Page 16: Messaging

    Select the account to save the contact to, then type the contact name and details. 1:54 PM 1:54 PM Edit contact Tap to select a picture for the contact. Tap to add more name Given name details. Family name Tap to add another phone number.
  • Page 17 Read & reply to messages • To open a message and all of its replies, tap it. • To respond to a message, just open it and enter your response in the text box at the bottom. • To open options, tap and hold a message. Create messages Messaging Find it:...
  • Page 18: Text Entry

    Web site and tap . Once you’re there, follow the link to sign in. Note: Your IM options will depend on your IM provider. To browse instant messaging apps from your computer, go to Text entry Text entry think keyboard, now think smaller Touchscreen text entry window When you tap a text field, your phone opens a touchscreen keypad or handwriting window.
  • Page 19: Text Entry Settings

    Handwriting Write characters here. Write symbols & punctuation here. Tap to select a suggested character. Tap to see more suggested words. Tap to change text entry mode. Tap to select the suggested word. Write a character in the handwriting window, then wait for your phone to recognize and place it in the text field.
  • Page 20: Tips & Tricks

    Tips & tricks a few handy hints To... Return to the Press Home home screen Phone recently dialed numbers Turn ringer Press the up or down volume on/off key repeatedly. Sleep/wake Press Power your phone lock screen Press Menu Location & security >...
  • Page 21: Photos & Videos

    Change your wallpaper Tap and hold an empty spot on the home screen until Add to Home screen you see the Wallpapers Ringtones Personalize your ringtones: Settings Sound & display Find it: Menu > > Phone ringtone Notification ringtone > Sounds &...
  • Page 22 To take the photo, lightly press Camera until the autofocus box turns green, then press all the way to take the photo. A thumbnail of the photo you’ve just taken is shown on the right. Tap the thumbnail to view it. •...
  • Page 23 To send your photo in a message or post it online: Tap and hold a photo, then tap Choose how you want to share—like Messaging Quick send , or Manage your photos Media gallery Find it: Home > Tap and hold a photo, then: Delete •...
  • Page 24 your videos, see “Share your video gallery” on page 23. • delete the video, press Menu Play your videos Media gallery Find it: Home > Tap to see Tap the display to see video & use video playback information. controls. Note: To see the controls while the video is playing, tap the display.
  • Page 25: Music

    Share your video gallery Media gallery Find it: Home > To send your video in a message or post online: Share Tap & hold a video, then tap Choose how you want to share—like Messaging Quick send , or Manage your videos Media gallery Find it: Home...
  • Page 26 Set up music What music transfer tools do I need? To put music on your computer and then load it on your phone, you need: • A Microsoft™ Windows™ PC or Apple™Macintosh™ • A USB data cable. You need a memory card Your music is stored on your memory card.
  • Page 27 “Content Copyright” on page 44. 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 28: Play Music

    Play music Music library Open your music library, then select what you want to play. Music Find it: Home > 4:01 PM Music Artists Albums Categories Tap to list & select songs or playlists. Songs Playlists Day & Age Last Played The Tamers Tap to play again.
  • Page 29 Music player controls controls play/pause previous/next fast forward/ Tap & hold rewind volume Press the side volume keys. view library Press Menu turn shuffle Press Menu shuffle on/off add to playlist Press Menu playlist use as ringtone Press Menu ringtone delete Press Menu Hide, wake, turn off...
  • Page 30: Web

    you don’t need a computer, surf the web with your phone Quick start: Browser Find it: Home > 4:12 PM Bookmarks Tap to see your bookmarks. Images Local News more Web Address Tap to enter a URL. Google Search New! Try My Location to find restaurants, shops, and bars near...
  • Page 31: Browser Options

    Web touch tips Zoom & magnify In Web pages, when you scroll (drag or flick), zoom icons appear at the bottom of your screen. Zoom In/Out application developer sreern source/ - Options Magnify Android Community - Tracking the Android Platform Tap to open a Apr 26, 2009 ..
  • Page 32: Google Maps

    Note: All downloaded apps are stored in your phone memory. To download apps: If you want to download apps from any Web page, Settings press Menu > > Unknown sources > To launch the browser, press Home Find the app you want to download and tap the download link.
  • Page 33: Latitude

    Google Maps opens by default in “Map mode. ” Latitude where are your friends & family? 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. Don’t worry, your location is not shared unless you agree to it.
  • Page 34: Apps For All

    To remove friends: Latitude Press Menu > to show your friend’s list, then tap a friend in your list. Remove Share location When you receive a request to share location details you can choose to: Accept and share back • —see your friend’s location, and your friend can see yours.
  • Page 35: Bluetooth™ Wireless

    Manage & restore apps Settings Applications Find it: Menu > > Manage applications > Tap an app to open the details screen—from here you can review, uninstall, and more. To reinstall any downloaded items, press Home Market My downloads > >...
  • Page 36 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” on page 34. Make sure the device you are pairing with is in discoverable mode.
  • Page 37: Wlan

    WLAN home, office, or hotspot Quick start: WLAN Settings Wireless & Find it: Menu > > networks WLAN settings > Note: Your phone's WLAN features and power levels are not allowed for outdoor operation in France. To avoid unlawful interference with radio signals, do not use the WLAN features in France unless you are indoors.
  • Page 38: 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 39: Synchronize

    Synchronize keep up-to-date Synchronize with Microsoft™ Office Outlook If you use Microsoft Office Outlook on your work computer, your phone can synchronize emails, events, and contacts with your Microsoft Exchange server. Settings Accounts Find it: Menu > > New account Corporate Sync >...
  • Page 40 Calendar Calendar Find it: Home > Your calendar events can be viewed in different ways: Month Press Menu > Agenda Week , or . When you highlight an event in the day and week views, more details appear. Add calendar events From any calendar view, press New event Menu...
  • Page 41: Management

    Management stay in control Wireless manager Settings Wireless controls Find it: Menu > > Manage all your wireless connections: WLan, Bluetooth™, and airplane mode. Shortcut: Press and hold Power power menu—from here you can control Bluetooth and WLan power, as well as turn the phone off and set airplane mode.
  • Page 42: Security

    Show password as you type you enter. For more information about locking your phone or call cards, see the User’s Guide online at: Security Screen unlock pattern You can set up your phone so that an unlock pattern must be entered to unlock the phone.
  • Page 43: Troubleshooting

    Location & security Set up cards lock > > card type, then enter the card’s PIN code. Caution: If you enter an incorrect PIN code three times, the phone locks your call card and asks for your PIN unlock code (PUK code). Enter your PUK code when prompted.
  • Page 44: Safety, Regulatory & Legal

    If you see a message on your display such as Invalid Battery or 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 45 In this case, the highest tested SAR value is 0.59 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 46: Software Copyright Notice

    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 47: Emergency Calls

    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 48: Symbol Key

    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 49: 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 50: Caring For The Environment By Recycling

    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 &...
  • Page 51 (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. If you have further questions regarding how the use of your mobile device may impact your privacy or data security, please contact Motorola at, or contact your service provider.
  • Page 52: 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 53: Warranty Information

    In no event shall Motorola be liable for damages nor loss of data in excess of the purchase price nor for any incidental special or consequential damages of the use or inability to use the Product, to the full extent such may be disclaimed by law.
  • Page 54: What Is Not Covered By The Warranty

    Motorola will not be responsible in any way for problems or damage caused by any ancillary equipment not furnished by Motorola which is attached to or used in...
  • Page 55 Motorola on your Product as a standard feature. OUT OF WARRANTY REPAIRS If you request Motorola to repair your Product any time after the Warranty term or where this warranty does not apply due to the nature of the defect or fault, then...
  • Page 56 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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