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MILESTONE User Guide 9/14/09
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  • Page 1 MILESTONE User Guide 9/14/09 Dummy Page - To be discarded before printing Use this template with A6MotoLandscapeProduct1 StructApps. See the Reference Pages for template user instructions.
  • Page 2 Please note: This draft documents features as they were available and functioning at the time of production. Any screen captures are preliminary. This draft uses an A6-size template.
  • Page 3 Congratulations More information Help Center On your phone—Press Home > MOTOROLA MILESTONE On your computer—Go to www.motorola.com/ MOTOROLA MILESTONE gives you a premium support. browsing and messaging experience with the very So, whether you want to read, watch, or play, we can...
  • Page 4: Your Phone

    Your phone the important keys & connectors When you open or turn your phone, Power Key the screen adjusts for you. Press to put the 3.5mm Headset Jack display to sleep, or hold to turn off Volume Keys Micro USB Connector Touchscreen Charge or...
  • Page 5 Let’s go TOC to be developed let’s get you up and running Assemble & charge cover off SIM in microSD in (may battery in already be inserted) cover on charge up Caution: Please read “Battery Use & Safety” on page 52. Let’s go...
  • Page 6 Set up & go about downloading new apps with “Android Market ” on page 22. Your phone comes with a The first time you turn on your phone, a setup wizard microSD memory card installed—you can load it up guides you through signing in to your existing with photos, videos, and music from your computer Google™...
  • Page 7: Touchscreen & Keys

    Touchscreen & keys Drag a few essentials To scroll through a list or move slowly, drag across Dialer Call log Favorites Favorites Barbara Espenschled Mobile 513-555-1212 Touch tips the touchscreen. Try it: in Flona Radley Mobile 217-555-1212 the home screen, tap and Harold Jenkins Here are some tips on how to navigate around your Mobile 314-555-1212...
  • Page 8: Key Tips

    Key tips Gestures Draw on your screen to get to your favorite apps. To Menu, home, & back open Gestures, tap the Gestures icon on the home screen or in the App Tray. Draw the gesture for the action you want. For example, draw a “V”...
  • Page 9: Home Screen

    Home screen To change how long your phone waits before the screen goes to sleep automatically, press Menu quick access to the things you need most Settings Location & security Screen timeout > > > Quick start: Home screen Tip: To make the screen lock when it goes to sleep, use “Screen lock”...
  • Page 10 shortcuts, widgets, and more. Flick the home screen To add shortcuts to the home screen, open the apps left and right to see more panels. tray, then drag the app to the home screen. Or, press Add > Shortcuts Menu >...
  • Page 11 Search To search, use a Search widget (if you have one on your home screen), or open your phone and press Search Type, then tap the icon for a text search. Google Search Tap the icon, then speak for a voice search. Contacts Tip: In your main menu or...
  • Page 12 Calls Bluetooth™ active network (full signal) it’s good to talk GPS active network (roaming) Wi-Fi active GPRS (fast data) Quick start: Calls downloading EDGE (faster data) Dialing options vibrate 3G (fastest data) Dialer Find it: silent flight mode mute call battery (charging) speakerphone active battery (full charge)
  • Page 13 End call In-call options To end a call, tap Ignore To ignore a call, drag to the right. 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: Speaker •...
  • Page 14 Your caller ID • To send a text message, create a contact, view a contact, add the call to speed dial, or other options, To hide your number from the people you call, tap and hold an entry. Settings Call settings press Menu >...
  • Page 15: Restrict Outgoing Calls

    Settings Call settings Find it: Menu > > Call forwarding > you don’t need a PC, surf the web with your phone Call When you’re on a call and a second call comes in, waiting Call Quick start: Browser lets you answer it. You can turn off waiting , to send second calls straight to your Browser...
  • Page 16: Browser Options

    Connect Select links Your phone uses the mobile phone network (over the When you tap a link, your www.ohiohistorycentral.org air) to automatically connect to the Web. phone outlines it and goes Baseball Dayton Team - NJ.com Get the latest Baseball Dayton high school Baseball news, rankings, schedules, stats, scaores, results & athletes. . . highschoolsports.nj.com/school/...
  • Page 17 Note: All apps downloaded are stored in your phone options memory. Enter the Web address (URL) you To download apps: want. If you want to download apps from any Web page, Tip: Some sites are optimized for Settings Applications press Menu >...
  • Page 18: Personal Navigation

    My Location Clear Map More For step-by-step instructions, go to www.motorola.com/motonav. Google Maps™ mapping service opens by default in “Map mode” . To learn more about the different map modes, go to “Select map mode” on page 17. Personal navigation...
  • Page 19 Set your location sources Get directions Directions Set your phone to determine your location using GPS Press Menu > satellite signals (highly accurate, but uses battery Enter a starting point address or tap and select power) or using the mobile network (less accurate, but My current location Contacts History...
  • Page 20 Map shortcuts Street View™ In some areas, a street-level photo view is available. If map screen the display switches to a view that shows blue Directions Press Menu + D. outlined streets, then you are viewing an area that supports Street View. Select Press Menu + M.
  • Page 21 Latitude directions screen where are your friends & family? Previous Press Menu + I. direction point Join Latitude Next direction Press Menu + K. See where your friends and family are on Google point Maps™. Plan to meet up, check that your parents got home safely, or just stay in touch.
  • Page 22: Share Location

    YouTube™ To remove friends: Latitude Press Menu > to show your friend’s go and create your own classic list, then tap a friend in your list. Quick start: YouTube Remove Post that great video you’ve taken and see how many Share location hits you get.
  • Page 23 Your account don’t need a YouTube account to browse and view videos. Log in or create account Note: If you don’t have a YouTube account, visit Find it: Menu > My account www.youtube.com to find out more. To create an account or sign in, go to “Your account”...
  • Page 24: Apps For All

    Apps for all Manage & restore apps get the app you want To view downloads in progress, from your phone’s My downloads home screen press Menu > Android Market Progress is shown at the top of the screen. Market Find it: Home >...
  • Page 25: Manage Your Life

    Attach Manage your life Tip: Press Menu for options, like stay on top of things Tips Search • To search for messages, tap Menu > What can you manage? • To set new email notifications, such as having a Email, contacts, and calendar on your phone give you special sound play when you receive a message, access to the same personal information that you add, Settings...
  • Page 26 Shortcuts Enter the recipient email address and message, then Send inbox Insert smiley Tip: Press Menu for options, like Refresh list Press Menu + U. Attach Compose new Press Menu + C. Shortcuts Open Press Enter Open, Forward, • Tap & hold an email in your inbox to conversation Reply, Reply all Delete...
  • Page 27: Google Data Synchronization

    Calendar The Google apps on your phone give you access to the same personal information (emails, events, and Find it: Home contacts) that you have on a computer using Google September 2009 Calendar > Mail, Calendar, and Contacts. It’s easy to synchronize Your calendar events can be the Google apps information you want to keep viewed in different ways:...
  • Page 28 Contacts address is the same URL you use to access your company’s email using the Web on your computer). contacts like you’ve never had before Note: Contact your business IT department for Quick start: Contacts server details. Contacts Next Find it: Home >...
  • Page 29: Create Contacts

    Import contacts from your SIM Tap + to add another Note: You might have already done this during “Set up entry. Tap Mobile to choose a & go” on page 4. different type for this Tap - to remove this entry.
  • Page 30 Messaging • To open options, tap and hold a message. Messages sometimes it’s best 2 text, or IM, or email . . . Tip: Try the widget in “Widgets” on page 8. Quick start: Messaging Create messages Messaging Messaging New message Find it: Home >...
  • Page 31 Exchange account • is for Exchange server work Note: Your IM options will depend on your IM provider. email accounts. Enter details from your IT To browse instant messaging apps from your administrator. computer, go to www.android.com/market. Tip: You might need to enter your domain name Voicemail with your user name (like domain/username).
  • Page 32: Text Entry

    Text entry To... think keyboard, now think smaller Choose symbols from a list Press Symbols Typing tips Enter alternate characters Press Alternate in the corners of keys To use the full keypad, slide open your phone (there’s a keypad diagram in “Your phone” on page 2): Enter several alternate Press Alternate...
  • Page 33 To... Text Entry Start a new line (email) or Press Return Tap to open the send the message (text touchscreen keypad. messages) To change your text entry settings and see the Delete dictionary of terms you’ve used, from the home Settings Language &...
  • Page 34: Text Entry Settings

    • To change the sounds, corrections, and other Android settings for your touchscreen keypad, tap New gmail message keyboard • To change the automatic correction settings for your Device keyboard full keypad, tap Subject: Font Send Discard Bold, Italic, Bullet Smiley Font or Underline...
  • Page 35: Tips And Tricks

    Tips & tricks To... a few handy hints Scroll list up Press Shift > Scroll screen To... Scroll list down Press Shift > Scroll Return to the home Press Home one screen down. screen Dialer Call log recently dialed > numbers Sleep/wake your...
  • Page 36 Personalize Wallpaper add your personal touch To apply a new wallpaper: Find an empty spot on your home screen, then tap Widgets Add to Home screen and hold until you see the To create a new widget: menu. Find an empty spot on your home screen where you Tap and hold the empty spot until you see the want to add a widget.
  • Page 37 Sounds To set keyboard shortcuts to launch your favorite app, Settings Applications Quick press Menu > > > features launch Assign application > set volume for media and videos To use a quick launch shortcut, press Search Settings Sound & display Media Menu >...
  • Page 38: Photos And Videos

    Photos & videos To take the photo, lightly press Camera halfway until the autofocus box turns green, then press all the see it, capture it, share it! way to take the photo. Photos A thumbnail of the photo you’ve just taken is shown on the right.
  • Page 39 options Store location Save the details of where the in pictures photo was taken. Select picture Set the size of your photo. size Select picture Fine Super Choose between quality fine Select focus Fine Super Choose between mode fine Select flash Auto Choose between mode...
  • Page 40 Manage your photos Media Gallery 0:00 Find it: Home > Tap and hold a photo, then: Delete • To delete the photo, tap • To set the photo as a contact picture or wallpaper, Set as • To tag the photo, tap Tip: To automatically assign your tagged photos to Settings...
  • Page 41 Play your videos To delete a video, tap and hold a video, then tap Delete Media Gallery Find it: Home > > video 1:14 3:45 Progress Bar Video Controls Share your video gallery Media Gallery Find it: Home > To send your video in a message or post online: Share Tap &...
  • Page 42 Music Set up music when music is what you need... What music transfer tools do I need? To put music on your computer and then load it on Quick start: Music your phone, you need: Tap, tap, play—instant music. Just open your music •...
  • Page 43 With a memory card inserted, and your phone Find it: Home > showing the home screen, connect a Motorola micro USB data cable from your phone’s micro USB Music port to a USB port on your computer. Your phone should show in the status bar.
  • Page 44 Party shuffle you want to play. Press Menu > Music player controls Search randomly play all your songs, or tap to look for a controls song. play/pause Music player previous/next Just tap a song or playlist to get going. fast forward/rewind Tap &...
  • Page 45: Bluetooth™ Wireless

    Bluetooth™ wireless When you see in the status bar a song is playing, flick down to see details. Tap the song to return to the lose the wires and go wireless music controls. Quick start: Bluetooth wireless To turn off your music tap Settings Wireless &...
  • Page 46 Connect new devices To manually reconnect your phone with a paired Bluetooth devices device, tap the device name in the Note: This feature requires an optional accessory. list. To connect with a new device, you need to pair with it. You only need to do this once for each device—to Disconnect devices connect again, see “Reconnect devices”...
  • Page 47 Wi-Fi Turn Wi-Fi on or off > Settings Wireless & networks home, office, or hotspot Find it: Menu > Wi-Fi > Quick start: Wi-Fi Note: To extend battery life, turn off Wi-Fi power when Settings Wireless & networks Find it: Menu >...
  • Page 48: Usb & Memory Card

    You need the memory card installed for some With a memory card inserted, and Camera features on your phone, like your phone showing the home screen, connect a Motorola micro Manage files USB data cable from your phone’s Quickoffice Memory card...
  • Page 49: Alarm Clock

    Tools Quickoffice stay on top of things Use Quickoffice to view recent documents and files on your memory card. Alarm clock Quickoffice Find it: Home > Alarm Clock Find it: Home > To turn on an alarm, tap the check Alarm Clock box.
  • Page 50 Backup & manage phone content USB data cable from your phone’s micro USB port to a USB port on Motorola Media Link (MML) bridges your digital world your computer. Your phone should by connecting your phone, PC, and the Web so you show in the status bar.
  • Page 51: Update My Phone

    Security Airplane mode Use airplane mode to turn all your wireless help keep your phone safe connections off—useful when flying. Quick start: Security Update my phone Settings Location & security Find it: Menu > > To keep your phone current, software updates may be You have lots of ways to keep your phone safe.
  • Page 52 None • - press Menu , then Menu again to Personalize your lock screen unlock. Settings To change your timeout, press Menu > Password Location & security Screen timeout • - press Menu , then enter a code to > >...
  • Page 53: Troubleshooting

    Warning: All data on your phone will be deleted. from a number of customer care options. You can also contact the Motorola Customer Support Center at 1-800-331-6456 (United States), 1-888-390-6456 (TTY/ TDD United States for hearing impaired), or 1-800-461-4575 (Canada).
  • Page 54: Battery Use And Safety

    Unable to Charge, take the following steps: Battery Use & Safety • 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 55: Content Copyright

    Furthermore, self-contained applications that present supplemental notices for open source the purchase of Motorola products shall not be deemed to grant either directly or by packages used in those applications.
  • Page 56: Safety And General Information

    • Remain on the phone for as long as the emergency responder instructs you. 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 Performance Tips approved accessories, visit our Web site at: www.motorola.com.
  • Page 57: Operational Warnings

    Additionally, the use of wireless devices and their accessories may be prohibited or Symbol Definition restricted in certain areas. Always obey the laws and regulations on the use of these products. Important safety information follows. 032374o For more information, see “Smart Practices While Driving.” Operational Warnings Do not dispose of your battery or mobile device in a fire.
  • Page 58: Fcc Notice To Users

    15-minute break every hour, and stop use if format FCC-ID:xxxxxx on the product label. you are tired. 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 Glass Parts equipment.
  • Page 59: Specific Absorption Rate Data

    Specific Absorption Rate Data SAR Data This model wireless phone meets the level of the phone while operating can be well below the maximum value. This is because the phone is designed to operate government’s requirements for exposure to radio at multiple power levels so as to use only the power required to waves.
  • Page 60: Motorola Limited Warranty For The United States And Canada

    Use & Care To care for your Motorola phone, please keep it away from: period(s) outlined below. This limited warranty is a consumer's exclusive remedy, liquids of any kind and applies as follows to new Motorola Products, Accessories, and Software Don’t expose your phone to water, rain, extreme humidity, sweat, or...
  • Page 61: Who Is Covered

    Products, Accessories, Software or other peripheral equipment are excluded from coverage. Motorola, at its option, will at no charge repair, replace or refund the purchase price Unauthorized Service or Modification. Defects or damages resulting from of any Products, Accessories or Software that does not conform to this warranty.
  • Page 62: Information From The World Health Organization

    What Other Limitations are There? This symbol on a Motorola product means the product should not be disposed of with household waste. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, Disposal of your Mobile Device &...
  • Page 63: Smart Practices While Driving

    • Get to know your Motorola mobile device and its features such as speed guide. dial and redial. If available, these features help you to place your call without Note: For information on backing up your mobile device data before erasing it, go taking your attention off the road.
  • Page 64 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.