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  • Page 1 MOTOROLA MILESTONE...
  • Page 3 Congratulations Note: Certain apps and features may not be available in all countries. MOTOROLA MILESTONE More ™ MOTOROLA MILESTONE gives you a premium Help centre • Answers: Touch > browsing and messaging experience with the very latest from Google ™...
  • Page 4: Your Phone

    Your phone the important keys & connectors When you open or turn your phone, the screen adjusts for you. Power key Press - sleep. Press & hold to turn off. 3.5mm headset jack Volume keys Micro USB Touchscreen connector Charge or connect Home key to PC.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    What’s new ™ If you already have a MOTOROLA MILESTONE your What’s new....... . 3 software may be updated over-the-air.
  • Page 6: Let's Go

    Let's go Tip: To save battery life, see “Battery tips” on page 35. let's get you up and running Set up & go Assemble & charge The first time you turn on your phone, a setup wizard guides you through signing in to your existing Google ™...
  • Page 7: Touchscreen & Keys

    Cool content & more Touchscreen & keys Browse and download thousands of the coolest apps a few essentials on the planet from Android Market™, see “Apps for Touchscreen on/off all” on page 29. Your touchscreen is on when you need it and off when Your phone comes with a microSD memory card you don’t.
  • Page 8 Touch Drag To choose an icon or option, To scroll through a list or Alex Pico touch it. move slowly, drag across Phone Contacts Browser Maps the touchscreen. Try it: on Dan Smith the home screen, touch Contacts , then drag Kate Shunney Contacts your...
  • Page 9: Key Tips

    Pinch-to-zoom Draw the sign for the action you want. For example, Get a closer look at maps, webpages or photos. To draw a "V" to go to zoom in, touch the screen with two fingers and then voicemail. slide them apart. To zoom out, drag your fingers together.
  • Page 10 Touch Search for text search, or touch and hold for Adjust volume voice search. Press the volume keys to Touch Menu to open menu options, or touch change the ring volume (on Back to go back. the home screen) or the earpiece volume (during a Volume keys Sleep &...
  • Page 11: Home Screen

    Home screen You can flick the home screen left and right to see more panels. You’ll have plenty of room for adding quick access to the things you need most shortcuts, widgets and more. Quick start: Home screen The home screen gives you all your latest information in one place.
  • Page 12 Note: If you install apps from Android Market that Recent apps have widgets, touch and hold the home screen, then Touch and hold Home to see the last few apps you select a widget to add to the home screen. used, then touch the app you want.
  • Page 13 Notifications & phone status Tip: To see today’s date, touch and hold the status bar at the top of the screen. At the top of the screen, icons on the left notify you about new messages or events (notifications). Icons on the right tell you about phone status.
  • Page 14: Calls

    Calls In-call options it’s good to talk 12:41 Quick start: Calls Hold Dialling options Phone Find it: Call timer 00:11 Kristine Kelley Phone Call log Contacts Favourites Mobile 555-555-7931 End call Contacts Dialpad Touch to open, then touch an Touch to enter Add call Dialpad entry to call.
  • Page 15 Bluetooth Note: Using a mobile device or accessory while • To use a Bluetooth™ device, touch (The driving may cause distraction and may be illegal. device must be turned on and previously Always obey the law and drive safely. paired—see “Connect new devices” on page 31). Tip: You can touch Home or Back...
  • Page 16 Call forwarding & waiting phone is locked. Emergency numbers vary by country. Your pre-programmed emergency number(s) may not You can forward calls all the time, or only when your work in all locations, and sometimes it may not be phone is busy, unanswered or unreachable (not on the possible to place an emergency call due to network, network): environmental or interference issues.
  • Page 17: Contacts

    Contacts Call or email contacts Contacts contacts like you’ve never had before Find it: View contact Call contact, Text contact, Send email Quick start: Contacts and more, touch and hold the contact. Contacts Find it: Edit or delete contacts Contacts Find it: Phone Call log...
  • Page 18: Transfer Contacts

    You can transfer contacts from your old phone to email To see more details, flick up. To see more details, flick up. your new Motorola phone using your SIM card—see “Transfer contacts using your SIM” on page 16. Home email •...
  • Page 19: Text Entry

    Import the contacts from your SIM card, touch Text entry Contacts Import/Export , then touch Menu > think keyboard, now think smaller Import from SIM card > Typing tips To use the full keypad, just open your phone: To... Enter a capital letter Press Shift...
  • Page 20: Voice Recognition

    Touchscreen keypad To... When your phone is closed, open the touchscreen Cut, Copy Paste text you Touch and hold a keypad by touching a text box. To close the keyboard, selected blank spot in the text touch Back box to open the editing menu Enter message here Shift...
  • Page 21: Messaging

    Text entry settings Messaging When you enter text, your phone automatically sometimes it’s best to text or IM or email . . . corrects or suggests words. To change these settings, Settings Language & keyboard Quick start: Messaging touch Menu >...
  • Page 22: Google Talk Tm

    • To respond to a message, just open it and enter Google Talk your response in the text box at the bottom. Your phone comes with Google Talk™, so you can To forward a text message, touch and hold a send and receive instant messages.
  • Page 23 Touch Menu to see a list of your Google Talk If you need to change your voicemail number, on the Settings Call friends and send invitations to add new friends. To find home screen touch Menu > > settings Voicemail settings out more visit www.google.com/talk >...
  • Page 24: Web

    Connect surf it all, Flash included Your phone uses the mobile phone network (over the air) or a Wi-Fi connection to automatically access the Quick start: Browser web.  Browser Find it: Note: Your service provider may charge you to surf the web or download data.
  • Page 25 Find the app you want to download and touch the options download link. Bookmarks See your bookmarks. Note: Downloaded apps are stored in your phone’s memory. Windows View the browser windows that are currently open. Manage your downloads To view files or apps you’ve downloaded, touch Refresh Reloads the current page.
  • Page 26: Location

    Location throw away your maps Google Maps™ Google Maps Navigation™ Note: Google Maps™ are not available with all service Your phone comes with Google Maps Navigation™, a providers. For details, ask your service provider. navigation system with voice guidance that shows you the way.
  • Page 27: Find Your Location

    To set your location, from the home screen, touch Settings Location & security Use GPS Menu > > > Ontario St E Ontario St Search Maps satellites Use wireless networks and/or E Ohio St Grand Red E Grand Av Find your location Map view Drag or flick to scroll.
  • Page 28 Enter an end point address or touch and select Latitude™ Contacts Point on map Join Latitude Select your mode of transport (car, public transport Keep track of where your friends and family are on or walking), then touch . Your directions are Google Maps™.
  • Page 29: Youtube

    To remove friends: YouTube™ Latitude Touch Menu > to show your friends go and create your own classic list, then touch a friend in your list. Quick start: YouTube Remove this friend Touch  YouTube Find it: > Share location YouTube When you receive a request to share location details you can choose to: Accept and share back...
  • Page 30 Note: If you don’t have a YouTube account, visit Your account www.youtube.com to find out more. To create an Log in or create account account or sign in, go to “Your account” on page 28. My account Find it: Menu >...
  • Page 31: Apps For All

    Apps for all Manage & restore apps Market Downloads get the app you want Find it: > There are lots of apps available and many are free. So Android Market™ you might find that you have downloaded and installed Market Find it: lots of apps on your phone.
  • Page 32: Bluetooth™ Wireless

    Touch to turn on & scan. Bluetooth much memory, data, battery or processing power it's using, uninstall it. You can always install it again Device name later. Milestone Discoverable Make device discoverable Touch to re-scan. Scan for devices Bluetooth devices Touch to connect.
  • Page 33 Turn Bluetooth power on or off Note: Using a mobile device or accessory while driving may cause distraction and may be illegal. Settings Wireless & networks Find it: Menu > > Always obey the law and drive safely. Bluetooth > Note: To extend battery life, turn Bluetooth power File transfer...
  • Page 34: Wi-Fi

    To manually disconnect your phone from a paired Wi-Fi™ device, touch the device name in the devices list, then home, office or hotspot Disconnect touch Menu > Quick start: Wi-Fi Edit properties Settings Wireless & networks Find it: Menu > >...
  • Page 35 Turn Wi-Fi on or off Wi-Fi hotspot Settings Wireless & Find it: Touch Menu > > Note: You need to subscribe to Wi-Fi hotspot service networks Wi-Fi > to use this feature. Contact your service provider. Note: To extend battery life, turn off Wi-Fi power when You can set up your phone as a Wi-Fi hotspot to not in use.
  • Page 36: Tips & Tricks

    • Security—Select the type of security you want and Tips & tricks Save WPA2 touch . Enter a unique a few handy hints password. Other users can access your Wi-Fi To... hotspot only if they enter the correct password. • Channel—Select a channel that minimises potential Return to the home...
  • Page 37: Personalise

    Battery tips Personalise Your phone is like a small computer, giving you a lot of add your personal touch information and apps, at 3G speed, with a touch Widgets display! Depending on what you use, that can take a lot of power. Create widgets Want to extend your battery life? Try these: Find an empty spot on your home screen where you...
  • Page 38 Wallpaper Note: Some apps are designed so that your phone can "animate" them by rotating, fading, moving and To apply a new wallpaper: stretching one or more images. Touch and hold an empty spot on your home screen. Wallpapers Quick launch shortcuts Touch Live wallpapers Media gallery...
  • Page 39: Photos & Videos

    Photos & videos To take the photo, press the Camera key halfway to lock the focus, then press all the way to take the see it, capture it, share it! photo. Photos The photo you’ve just taken is shown on the screen. Touch the photo, then: Take &...
  • Page 40 Camera settings Videos Settings In the viewfinder, touch Menu > to open Record & share videos the camera menu and adjust these settings: Camcorder Find it: > Picture resolution • —Adjust for optimal resolution for widescreen TV, or different sizes. 00:10:00 QuickSend address •...
  • Page 41 Delete • delete the video, touch View photos & videos Capture Media gallery • record another video, touch Find it: > Video options 14:06 You can make adjustments to optimise your video. My captures Touch to show filters. Today 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...
  • Page 42 Bluetooth • Folders—Photos and videos grouped by the folders Choose how you want to share—like Email Messaging where they’re saved. and more. • All pictures—All photos, no groupings. Manage photos & videos • All videos—All videos, no groupings. Media gallery Find it: >...
  • Page 43: Music

    Music Tip: When a song is playing, you can add it to a playlist Add to playlist by touching Menu > when music is what you need... Set up music Quick start: Music Touch, touch, play—instant music. Just open your What music transfer tools do I need? music library, then select what you want to play.
  • Page 44 With a memory card inserted and your phone Get music showing the home screen, connect a Motorola Rip a CD micro USB data cable from your phone’s micro USB port to a USB port on your PC. Your phone should Not literally.
  • Page 45: Play Music

    Transfer using USB Your music is stored by artists, albums, songs and playlists. Touch a category, then touch the song or To use a USB cable, see “Memory card & file transfer” Party playlist you want to play. Touch Menu >...
  • Page 46 Music player controls Playlists To add a song from the music library to a playlist, touch controls Add to playlist and hold the song then touch . Choose an existing playlist or touch to create a new play/pause Touch playlist. previous/next Touch To add a song to the playlist you're playing,...
  • Page 47: Memory Card & File Transfer

    Warning: All data on your memory card will be deleted. View & transfer files Your can use Motorola Phone Portal (MPP) to connect Show All recent activity, or only Choose your language. your SMS (text messages) or your phone and computer with a cable or a Wi-Fi Calls.
  • Page 48 > bar, in the lower right of your computer screen. If your phone is not connected to a Wi-Fi network, it If you have Motorola Media Link, it will launch asks you to connect. Touch to open the Wi-Fi instead of MPP . To use MPP , right-click...
  • Page 49 Motorola micro Motorola phone tools USB data cable from your phone’s If you have installed Motorola Media Link on your micro USB port to a USB port on computer (see “Manage media content” on page 53), your computer. Your phone should...
  • Page 50: Tools

    Tools Connect a Motorola micro USB data cable from your phone’s micro USB port to a USB port on your helping you stay in control computer (see “USB drag & drop”). What tools? Your phone shows a USB connection dialog, at the...
  • Page 51 Tips email • To search in Gmail for messages, touch Menu Set up an account Search > Email Find it: > • To set new email notifications, such as having a The email setup wizard will guide you through setting special sound play when you receive a message, up your email account.
  • Page 52 Calendar Google data synchronisation Calendar Settings Accounts & sync Find it: > Find it: Menu > > You can manage your The Google apps on your phone give you access to the January 2010 personal life and work on same personal information (emails, events and the Google calendar.
  • Page 53 Go to or " " Volume & vibrate • Search: Touch and hold Search , then say what you want to search for, like "Motorola accessories". Choose volume and vibrate settings that work for you. Settings Sound Touch Menu > >...
  • Page 54 Volume Market • Volume: Touch and use the sliders. Find it: Tip: To set separate ring and notification volumes, Select a category or touch Search to find the app Use incoming call volume for deselect you want. notifications Tip: Choose your apps carefully, from trusted sites like Vibrate Market •...
  • Page 55: Management

    USB port. Typically, these are located directly on you computer. Manage, sync & backup phone content When you see the MML screen, select the Motorola Media Link (MML) and Moto Phone Portal Photos Videos Music appropriate tab to manage bridge your digital world by connecting your phone, Safeguard your phone’s important information by using...
  • Page 56 If you don’t have an unlimited data plan, or mobile network updates are not available in your country, you can update using a computer. • Using your computer: On your computer, go to www.motorola.com/milestone and tick the "Support Management...
  • Page 57: Security

    Security Screen lock help keep your phone safe Note: You can make emergency calls on a locked phone (“Emergency calls” on page 14). A locked Quick start: Security phone still rings, but you need to unlock it to answer. Settings Location &...
  • Page 58 Forgotten your pattern or passcode? Reset If you forget your pattern or passcode, see your To reset your phone to factory settings and erase all Settings service provider. the data on your phone, touch Menu > > Privacy Factory data reset Reset phone >...
  • Page 59: 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 4), then replace them and switch your phone on as usual.
  • Page 60: Safety, Regulatory & Legal

    Unable to charge Battery use & safety , take the following steps: • Remove the battery and inspect it to confirm that it has a "Motorola Original" Important: Handle and store batteries properly to avoid injury or damage. Battery use & safety hologram;...
  • Page 61: Driving Precautions

    Repetitive motion Remember to follow the "Smart practices while driving" in this guide and at When you repetitively perform actions such as pressing keys or entering www.motorola.com/callsmart (in English only). finger-written characters, you may experience occasional discomfort in your hands, Seizures/blackouts arms, shoulders, neck or other parts of your body.
  • Page 62: Glass Parts

    • 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 Your battery or mobile device may require recycling in mobile device and its antenna at least 2.5 centimetres (1 inch) from your body...
  • Page 63: Follow Instructions To Avoid Interference Problems

    SAR value is 0.72 W/kg. The tests are carried out in accordance with Follow instructions to avoid interference problems international guidelines for testing. The SAR information includes the Motorola testing Turn off your mobile device in any location where posted notices instruct you to do so.
  • Page 64: Fcc Notice To Users

    FCC ID:xxxxxx on the product label. your wireless service provider for details. 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 Your location equipment.
  • Page 65: Smart Practices While Driving

    • Always tell the emergency responder your location to the best of your ability; and • Get to know your Motorola mobile device and its features such as speed • Remain on the phone for as long as the emergency responder instructs you.
  • Page 66 Motorola or other third-party servers. This security, please follow these recommendations to enhance protection of your information is used to help improve products and services offered by Motorola. information: If you have further questions regarding how the use of your mobile device may •...
  • Page 67: Software Copyright Notice

    Furthermore, the purchase of Motorola products shall not be deemed to grant, either directly or by shock and vibration implication or estoppel or otherwise, any licence under the copyrights, patents or Don’t drop your phone.
  • Page 68: Content Copyright

    OSS information different Warranty Periods are: available by Motorola related to software used in this Motorola mobile device, you a) Twelve (12) months for the Personal Communicator and for accessories may send your request in writing to the address below. Please make sure that the (whether included in the Product sales package or sold separately) other request includes the model number and the software version number.
  • Page 69: How To Get Warranty Service

    Motorola's Authorised Repair or Service Centre in In no event shall Motorola be liable for damages nor loss of data in excess of the original configuration and packaging as supplied by Motorola. Please avoid the purchase price nor for any incidental special or consequential damages leaving any supplementary items like SIM cards.
  • Page 70: What Is Not Covered By The Warranty

    Motorola will not be responsible in any way for problems or damage caused by any and testing to verify any warranty claim. ancillary equipment not furnished by Motorola which is attached to or used in...
  • Page 71 INSTALLED DATA and believed to be accurate at the time of printing. Motorola reserves the right to change or modify any information or specifications without notice or obligation.
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