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Motorola MILESTONE XT300 User Manual

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    Congratulations MOTOROLA MILESTONE™2 with MOTOBLUR™ MOTOROLA MILESTONE™2 with MOTOBLUR™ gives you a high quality imaging, video and multimedia experience. Your new phone also syncs feeds, messages, emails, photos and much more—from sources like Facebook™, Twitter, MySpace, Gmail™ and your email at work—and serves them all up just the way you want them.

  • Page 4: Your Phone

    Your phone the important keys & connectors 3.5 mm Headset jack Micro USB No recent status updates. Update now! port Touchscreen Home key No recent unseen messages Gallery Menu key Touch to open menu options. Microphone Your phone Power/ Lock key Press = sleep.

  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Contents Let's go........3 Touchscreen & keys ......5 Home screen .

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    Caution: Please read “Battery use & safety” on page 59. Tip: To save battery life, see “Battery tips” on page 39. Set up & go Create or log into a MOTOBLUR account to get your contacts, email, messages and status information, for all accounts, all in one place, all the time.

  • Page 7: Touchscreen & Keys

    Your phone comes with a microSD memory card installed—you can fill it with photos, videos and music from your computer using “Memory card” on page 51. Touchscreen & keys a few essentials Touch tips Here are some tips on how to navigate around your phone.

  • Page 8: Key Tips

    Drag To scroll through a list or Contacts: A-Z move slowly, drag across All contacts the touchscreen. Try it: on the home screen, Contacts touch Contacts then drag your list up or down. Tip: When you drag or flick a list, a scroll bar appears on the right.

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    Touch Search for text search, or touch and hold for voice search. Touch Menu to open menu options, or touch Back to go back. Sleep & wake up To save your battery, prevent accidental touches or when you want to wipe smudges off your touchscreen, put the touchscreen to sleep by pressing Power/Lock To wake up the touchscreen, just...

  • Page 10: Home Screen

    To... See screen menu—Open a menu for the current screen. See item options—Open an options menu (if available) for an item on the screen. Start again—Go back to the home screen. Wake up your phone—Turn on a sleeping touchscreen. Home screen Home screen quick access to the things you need most Touch Menu...

  • Page 11: App Menu

    To open a widget, touch it. To add a widget, touch an empty spot on the home screen. (You can also touch Menu Motorola widgets Downloaded widgets home screen is full, you won’t see the Add option. You’ll need to move or delete widgets or shortcuts to make room.

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    Search To search, touch Search on the front of the phone, or press Search on the keyboard. Search Apps Phone status & notifications The status bar at the top of the screen contains icons that tell Notifications you about messages and phone status.

  • Page 13: Social Networking

    What is MOTOBLUR? MOTOROLA MILESTONE 2 with MOTOBLUR is a phone with social skills. Now, the only service that can sync all your friends, emails, messages and Facebook™, MySpace, Twitter...

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    Facebook Note: You can add your or other accounts to your phone. If you don’t have accounts, you can visit their websites to set them up. Settings Accounts Find it: Menu > > account To sign into your account, use the username or email address and password that you set up on that account (the same as on your PC).

  • Page 15: Quick Start: Calls

    Calls it’s good to talk Quick start: Calls Dialling options From the home screen, touch Recent calls list Touch to open, then touch an entry to call. Recent Favourites Contacts Dialler Touch to delete digits you entered. Add contact PQRS Call WXYZ Enter a phone...

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    Note: Using a mobile device or accessory while driving may cause distraction and may be illegal. Always obey the laws and drive safely. Tip: You can touch Home or Back active call display. To reopen it, touch Home Dialler > Make, answer &...

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    Settings Find it: Menu > > Additional settings Call waiting > > Restrict outgoing calls To restrict your phone so that it can only dial a few numbers: Settings Find it: Menu > > dialling number FDN disabled • To turn fixed dialling on, tap •...

  • Page 18: Contacts

    View & use contacts With a MOTOROLA MILESTONE 2 with MOTOBLUR, you’ll know what everybody’s up to and when. Every time you pick up a call, check a message or look up a friend’s contact info, you’ll not only see their name and...

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    • To change which group of contacts is shown ( Facebook and so on), touch the filter name at the top. • To change how you view the list of contacts, flick left or right at the bottom of the screen to select History (recently used), (list without status), or...

  • Page 20: Transfer Contacts

    Gmail, Facebook etc.) are automatically downloaded to your phone. If you already have a MOTOBLUR account, just sign in on your new Motorola phone and all of your contacts will be reloaded. To add an email or social networking account to MOTOBLUR, see “Add accounts”...

  • Page 21: Text Entry

    Link contacts Contacts You might have two or more person, maybe a Facebook friend who is also stored on your SIM card, or one friend with two email addresses. To combine these contacts: Contacts Find it: Touch a contact to open it, then press Menu Link contact and touch the second entry.

  • Page 22: Input Methods

    Tip: Speak naturally but clearly. Use the microphone in a similar way to the speakerphone, so there's no need to shout or hold the phone close to your mouth. Input methods To select an input method, touch and hold a text entry area on the screen to open the Input method , then touch the method you want:...

  • Page 23: Typing Tips

    Tips: • To enter apostrophes in common words (like “I’ll”), drag through the as though it was an apostrophe. • To enter several symbols, touch • To correct a word, double-tap it. Swype shows a small menu of other word options. Swype might also show a menu if it can’t guess your word.

  • Page 24: Messaging

    Settings screen, touch Menu > keyboard Text input settings Settings Find it: Menu > > • To edit your dictionary, touch • To change the language and the style for your touchscreen keyboard, touch • To change input method and settings, touch Multi-touch keyboard (see “Input methods”...

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    Universal inbox Note: shows all of your messages together—text, email and social networking messages. To show only one type of message, touch a message account type instead of • To open a text message or social networking message and all of its replies, touch it. •...

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    To change your settings, touch > Menu , then touch: Manage accounts • to add or remove an account. Edit universal inbox • to choose which accounts Universal inbox show messages in the Messaging settings • to set the notification for each account type (along with other preferences, for email).

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    Voicemail When you have a new voicemail, of your screen. To hear the voicemail, Dialler touch , then touch If you need to change your voicemail number, on the home screen touch Menu > settings Voicemail settings > shows at the top surf the web with your phone Quick start: Browser Find it:...

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    Note: Your service provider may charge you 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. Select links When you touch a link, source/ - Options...

  • Page 29: Location

    Manage your downloads To view files or apps you’ve downloaded, touch  Browser More > > > To clear your download history, press Menu Clear list . To cancel, press Menu downloads Location throw away you maps Downloads > Navigation™ > Cancel all Your phone comes with Google Maps Navigation™, a >...

  • Page 30: Google Maps, Find Your Location, Find Any Location

    Google Maps™ Note: Google apps™ are not available with all service providers. For details, ask your service provider. Quick start: Maps Where am I? What’s around here? Don’t worry—let Google Maps™ help you explore your surroundings and find what you’re looking for. Maps Find it: >...

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    Get directions Find your way with turn-by-turn directions. You can even have them spoken so you can keep your eye on the road. Directions Touch Menu > Enter a starting point address or touch My current location Contacts Enter an end point address or touch Contacts Points on map Select your mode of transport (car, public transport...

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    To add friends: Add friends Touch Menu > Select from contacts Touch , then touch a contact. Add via email address Or, touch email address. Add friends Touch If your friends already use Latitude, they’ll receive an email request and a notification. If they have not yet joined Latitude, they’ll receive an email request that invites them to sign in to Latitude with their Google account.

  • Page 33: Youtube

    YouTube™ go and create your own classic Quick start: YouTube  YouTube Find it: > YouTube Most viewed Lester Day on... Lester Day appeared... 02:58 1 day ago 857,862 views gol de cabeza de pante... Golazo de Juan Pantera dura... 00:51 13 hours ago 268,275 views Inamoment...

  • Page 34: Apps For All

    Your account Log in or create account YouTube Find it: > > Menu account To create your YouTube account, touch the “Don’t have a YouTube account? Touch here to create one” link. If you already have a YouTube account, enter your username and password and touch For a new account, enter a username and complete I accept...

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    There are lots of apps available and many are free. So you might find that you have downloaded and installed lots of apps on your phone. That’s fine, but you may want to uninstall apps that you no longer use. To uninstall, touch an app in the list and then touch Uninstall If you have trouble removing an app, turn off your...

  • Page 36: Turn Bluetooth Power On Or Off, Connect New Devices

    Bluetooth™ wireless lose the wires and go wireless Quick start: Bluetooth wireless Settings Wireless & networks Find it: Menu > > Bluetooth settings > Bluetooth settings Bluetooth Device name MotoA953 Discoverable Make device discoverable Enhanced stereo Improved battery life and MP3 audio quality for supporting devices Scan for devices Bluetooth devices...

  • Page 37: Wi-fi

    Note: Using a mobile device or accessory while driving may cause distraction and may be illegal. Always obey the laws and drive safely. Note: The Bluetooth enhanced audio setting is not recommended for older Bluetooth headsets as it may not deliver acceptable sound quality. Reconnect devices To reconnect your phone to a paired device automatically, simply turn on the device.

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    Turn Wi-Fi on or off Settings Find it: Touch Menu > networks Wi-Fi > Note: To extend battery life, turn off Wi-Fi power when not in use. Wi-Fi search & connect To find networks in your range: Settings Touch Menu >...

  • Page 39: Digital Living

    Note: is the weakest option because it is WPA2 highly vulnerable to hacking. by IEEE. • Channel—Select a channel that minimises potential interference. You may need to try different channels after your hotspot has been active for a time. Save Touch when the settings are complete.

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    Your Media share world Note: If you’re using a Wi-Fi connection, you must allow access to other devices to download media from your phone and to share your files. If you want to access media files on other devices, they must allow access.

  • Page 41: Tips & Tricks

    Tips & tricks a few handy hints To... Return to the home Touch Home screen recently dialled Touch Recent numbers > Search Touch Search Sleep/wake your Press Power/Lock phone screen timeout Touch Menu Display > Show last few apps Touch and hold Home used Turn sound...

  • Page 42: Personalise

    You can flick left or right to open other panels on your home screen. Touch and hold the empty spot until you see the Add to home screen menu. Motorola widgets Downloaded widgets Touch Touch the type of widget. If necessary, enter the widget settings.

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    Sounds • To set volume for media and videos, touch Settings Sound Menu > > • To play tones when using dial pad, touch Menu Settings Sound Audible touch tones > > > • To play sound on a screen selection, touch Settings Sound Menu...

  • Page 44: Photos & Videos

    Photos & videos see it, capture it, share it! Photos Take & share photos Take that family photo and post it online for everyone to see. Find it: Press the Camera key Tip: You can also touch > 8MP 536 2989 Chicago, Illinois Chicago,...

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    Effects • —Change photo look: Black and white and more. Flash Flash on Flash off • —Set Switch to • —Toggle between photo and camcorder modes. Camera settings In the viewfinder, touch Menu the camera menu and adjust these settings: Picture resolution •...

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    Video options You can make adjustments to optimise your video. Touch one of the buttons on the right side of the viewfinder to make changes (you may need to touch the screen to make the buttons appear): Scenes • —Adjust for better video capture in different Auto Night environments:...

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    View photos & videos Tip: Turn the phone sideways for a widescreen view. Gallery first displays photos and videos as thumbnails. Scroll through the thumbnails by flicking them up or down. Touch a thumbnail to select it for viewing or playback. When you select a thumbnail, it is enlarged to normal viewing size.

  • Page 48: Music

    Music when music is what you need... Your music community Listen to the radio, watch videos, read music news and more. Music Find it: > Connected Music Player My music Radio Music videos Community Song identification My music. Listen to your tunes. Radio.

  • Page 49: Set Up Music

    Music Find it: > Song title Music library Song Song title Artists Albums Songs Playlists Shuffle all songs Song lyrics... Tip: When a song is playing, you can add it to a playlist More by touching Menu > > To listen to music during a flight, turn off all your network and wireless connections: press and hold Flight mode Power/Lock...

  • Page 50: Get Music

    See “Content copyright” in your legal and safety information. Music 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 PC. Your phone should show in the status bar.

  • Page 51: Play Music

    Play music Music library Open your music library, then select what you want to play. Music My music Find it: > > Music library Artists Albums Categories Songs Touch to list songs or playlists. Playlists Shuffle all songs Touch for Radio, Music videos, Community or Song identification.

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    controls send blip Love this song or hate it? Let your friends know. Touch Menu blip add to playlist Touch Menu Add to playlist use as ringtone Touch Menu Set as ringtone delete Touch Menu Delete Hide, wake, turn off Touch Home to use another app.

  • Page 53: Memory Card

    All data on your memory card will be deleted. View & transfer files Your can use Motorola Phone Portal (MPP) to connect your phone and computer with a cable or a Wi-Fi network. When you connect your phone or type the MPP URL into your computer’s browser, you’ll see the MPP...

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    A Motorola icon appears in your task bar, in the lower right of your computer screen. If you have Motorola Media Link, it will launch instead of MPP . To use MPP , right-click task bar, select “when the phone connects, launch”...

  • Page 55: Tools

    Tools stay on top of things Alarm clock Alarm & timer Find it: > To turn on an alarm, touch the tick box. When an alarm Dismiss sounds, drag to turn it off or touch the screen to snooze. To add an alarm, touch Add alarm Menu >...

  • Page 56: Management

    • Using your computer: On your computer, go to and check the "Software" links. If an update is available, simply follow the installation instructions. Network You shouldn’t need to change any network settings.

  • Page 57: Security

    Note: To make any call, including an emergency call, the network setting for your phone must be the same as the local wireless network. For example, in Europe, set the phone’s network to GSM. Security help keep your phone safe Quick start: Security Settings Find it:...

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    Screen lock Note: You can make emergency calls on a locked phone (“Contacts” on page 16). A locked phone still rings, but you need to unlock it to answer. Lock the screen in the following ways: • Press Power/Lock • Let the screen time out (don’t press anything).

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    (if you need to) and best of all, restore all your stuff. Track your phone To locate your phone: Log into your MOTOBLUR account: Settings > > Reset phone On the phone profile page, follow the link to locate your phone.

  • Page 60: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting we’re here to help Crash recovery In the unlikely event that your phone stops responding to touches and key presses, try a quick reset. Remove the back cover and battery (“Assemble & charge” on page 3), then replace them and switch your phone on as usual.

  • Page 61: Battery Charging

    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 62: Driving Precautions, Caution About High Volume Usage, Repetitive Motion, Small Children

    • Motorola batteries and charging systems have circuitry that protects the battery from damage from overcharging. Driving precautions Responsible and safe driving is your primary responsibility when behind the wheel of a vehicle. Using a mobile device or accessory for a call or other application while driving may cause distraction.

  • Page 63: Glass Parts, Operational Warnings, Potentially Explosive Atmospheres

    • 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 centimetres (1 inch) from your body...

  • Page 64: Follow Instructions To Avoid Interference Problems, Implantable Medical Devices

    • Using accessories not supplied or approved by Motorola may cause your mobile device to exceed RF energy exposure guidelines. For a list of Motorola-supplied or approved accessories, visit our website at: RF energy interference/compatibility Nearly every electronic device is subject to RF energy interference from external sources if inadequately shielded, designed or otherwise configured for RF energy compatibility.

  • Page 65: Fcc 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 66: Smart Practices While Driving, Your Location, Emergency Calls

    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, redial and voice dial. If available, these features help you to place your call without taking your attention off the road.

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    (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 68: Software Copyright Notice, Content Copyright, Open Source Software Information

    Furthermore, the purchase of Motorola products shall not be deemed to grant, either directly or by implication or estoppel or otherwise, any licence under the copyrights, patents or...

  • Page 69: Warranty Information

    Motorola has created the website to serve as a portal for interaction with the software community-at-large. To view additional information regarding licences, acknowledgments and required copyright notices for open source packages used in this Motorola mobile device, Settings About phone please press Menu >...

  • Page 70: How To Get Warranty Service

    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 arising out of the use or inability to use the Product, to the full extent such may be disclaimed by law.

  • Page 71: 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...

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    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...

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Milestone 2, Milestone 2 - with motoblur, A953

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