Motorola Bravo User Manual

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  • Page 1 MOTOROLA BRAVO with MOTOBLUR User’s Guide...
  • Page 3 Your Phone 3.5mm Headset AT&T AT&T Dylan Foster lan Fo Message Who’s up for a bike ride after o’s up 10 minutes ago minute Indicator Micro Connect charger or PC. Text Messa Market Browser Menu Microphone Most of what you need is in the touchscreen and three simple keys: “Menu, Home, &...
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Contents Device Setup ........2 Calls .
  • Page 5 You can log into your MOTOBLUR account from a computer to upload contacts, reset your password, get help, or even locate your phone: Security Your contacts are backed up on MOTOBLUR, so don’t worry. Even if you lose your phone, MOTOBLUR can help you find it or wipe it.
  • Page 6: Calls

    Calls Quick Start: Calls Dialer Find it: Call Lists Dialer Recent Contacts Favorites Call Timer Active call ( 00:12 ) PQRS WXYZ Mobile (555) 555-2505 Store Voice Just found $100 on the street! Drinks on me tonight! Number Dial Conference Call Add Call Bluetooth to choose Hold or...
  • Page 7 your phone away from your ear, the display lights up again. Tip: You can touch Home or Back active call display. To reopen it, touch Voicemail When you have a new voicemail, of your screen. To hear the voicemail, flick down the notification bar and touch the Speed Dial Dialer...
  • Page 8 • To clear the list, touch Menu Favorites Dialer > Favorites Find it: Your favorite contacts are listed, followed by numbers you call frequently but haven’t tagged as Favorites. To tag a favorite, open Contacts, touch a contact, then touch the star to the right of their name. Conference Calls To start a conference call, call the first number.
  • Page 9: Home Screen

    1. Plug the TTY device into the phone’s headset connector. > Settings > Call settings > TTY 2. Touch Menu mode and choose a TTY setting. 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 10 • To change widget options (if available), open the widget and touch Menu . You can choose an account in messaging widgets. • To resize a Motorola widget, touch and hold 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm 0 0 pm to 4:00 pm...
  • Page 11: Keys

    Keys Menu, Home, & Back Keys Touch Menu to open menu options in your home screen, lists, and other places. Touch and Menu hold Menu to open a display keypad. Touch Home to close any menu or app and return to the home screen. Touch and hold Home to show the last few apps you used, then touch an app to open it.
  • Page 12: Text Entry

    Text Entry Touchscreen Keypad To open a keypad, touch a text field, or touch and hold Menu . To close the keypad, touch Back Touch to open Budget Meet the touchscreen Meeting Meetings Me Meet keypad q w e b n m Delete ?123 Voice Recognition...
  • Page 13: Voice Input & Search

    Tips: • To enter apostrophes in common words (like “I’ll”), drag through the n as though it was an apostrophe. • To enter several symbols, touch SYM. • To highlight a word, double-tap it. Then, touch and hold the highlight for options like cut, paste, or to add the word to your dictionary.
  • Page 14: Ringtones & Settings

    Ringtones & Settings Quick Start: Ringtones & Settings You can customize sound and display settings: • To change your ringtone, notifications, and display > Settings > Sound & settings, touch Menu display. Notification LED is the green flashing light at the top of your phone. To use a song as a ringtone, touch touch and hold the song name, then touch Use as phone ringtone.
  • Page 15: Synchronize

    Synchronize Google™ Data Synchronization 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 Gmail™, Google Calendar™, and Contacts. It’s easy to synchronize the Google apps information you want to keep up-to-date.
  • Page 16: Contacts

    > • To transfer contacts from anything else, export them into a .CSV file on a computer. Then, log into your MOTOBLUR account and import the .CSV file at to open the > Edit > > More >...
  • Page 17 Touch and hold the contact to call, send a message, or other options. View & Use Contacts With a MOTOROLA BRAVO 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, sure, you’ll see their name and...
  • Page 18 Create Contacts Contacts > Menu Find it: Enter contact details, then touch Save. Save recent calls as contacts To save a recent call as a Dialer > contact, touch Recent, touch the call, then choose Add to contacts. Synchronize Contacts When you change one of your Contacts, your phone automatically updates your MOTOBLUR account online.
  • Page 19: Social Networking

    To add a Social Status widget, touch and hold a blank spot on your home screen, then touch Motorola widgets. View Account Updates & Features After you add a social networking account to MOTOBLUR, you can see and respond to friends’...
  • Page 20: Email & Text Messages

    To add a Social Networking widget, touch and hold a blank spot on your home screen, then touch Motorola widgets. Edit & Delete Accounts > Settings > Accounts Find it: Menu Touch and hold an account, then touch Open account to edit it, or touch Remove account to remove it (along with its contacts and messages).
  • Page 21 • To enter names and text with voice recognition, just touch a text box, then touch the voice icon on the display keypad. Tip: To turn on/off the green notification light that flashes at the top of your phone, touch Menu Settings >...
  • Page 22 When you receive a message with an attachment, open the message and touch the file name to download it. Then, touch the name again to open it. Some file formats can be converted to HTML for faster viewing, and your phone will show a button that says Get HTML version.
  • Page 23: Tools

    • Web browser: Touch > Menu , then enter your IM provider’s website. Once you’re there, follow the link to sign in. Note: Your IM options will depend on your IM provider. To search for instant messaging apps, touch Market. >...
  • Page 24: Photos & Videos

    Your calendar events can be viewed in different ways: > Month, Touch Menu Agenda, Week, or Day. When you highlight an event in the day and week views, more details appear. The calendar on your phone can be synchronized with your Google Calendar™.
  • Page 25 • To send the photo in a message or post it online, touch Share. For more info on sharing your photos, see “Share Your Photo Gallery” on page 23. • To post the photo in your online album, touch Quick upload. •...
  • Page 26 To send your photo in a message or post it online: 1. Touch and hold a photo, then touch Share. 2. Choose how you want to share—like Email, MySpace, Social sharing or Text Messaging. Tip: With Social sharing, you can post a photo to more than one social network at the same time.
  • Page 27: Apps & Updates

    Play Your Videos Gallery > Find it: > video Share Your Video Gallery Gallery Find it: > To send your video in a message or post online: 1. Touch & hold a video, then touch Share. 2. Choose how you want to share. Manage Your Videos Gallery Find it:...
  • Page 28 If you have trouble removing an app, turn off your phone, then turn it back on—when you see the “Motorola” logo during power-up, press and hold both volume keys. Your screen will show Safe Mode in the lower left corner, and you can remove the app.
  • Page 29: Location Apps (Gps)

    Location Apps (GPS) AT&T Navigator AT&T Navigator, with GPS-enabled directions, gives you turn-by-turn voice and on-screen driving directions, navigates around traffic congestion with automatic re-routing. Plus you can locate and navigate to restaurants, Wi-Fi® hotspots, and more, from more than 10 million business listings. Note: AT&T Navigator requires a separate subscription, and performs best with a vehicle adaptor and an antenna mounted on a window...
  • Page 30: At&T Features & Services

    AT&T Features & Services Features & Services Note: To use some AT&T services, you might need to turn off Wi-Fi® power. Some features are not available in all areas. • AT&T Maps & Navigator—Check maps and get driving directions quickly and conveniently. AT&T Navigator requires a separate subscription.
  • Page 31: Web

    Quick Start: Browser Browser Find it: > Press Menu to open the Web Search Web Search address bar and a menu for New Window Bookmarks Windows bookmarks, windows and Forward Refresh More more To go to a web page in the browser, touch Menu then enter the URL address in the box at the top of the screen.
  • Page 32: Music Player & Radio

    options More Shows browser options, like Find on page, Select text, Page info, Share page, Downloads, and Settings. Download Apps Note: All apps downloaded are stored in your phone memory. To download apps: 1. If you want to download apps from any web page, >...
  • Page 33 See “Content Copyright” in your legal and safety information. 1. With a memory card inserted, and your phone showing the home screen, connect a Motorola micro USB data cable from your phone’s micro Music Player & Radio...
  • Page 34 Transfer music files from a computer to your memory card. 1. With a memory card inserted, and your phone showing the home screen, connect a Motorola micro USB data cable from your phone’s micro Music Player & Radio USB port to a USB port on your computer. Your phone should show in the status bar.
  • Page 35 Music Find it: > Your music is stored by artists, albums, songs, and playlists. Touch a category, then touch the song or playlist you want to play. Touch Menu shuffle to randomly play all your songs, or touch Search to look for a song. Music Player Controls controls play/pause...
  • Page 36: Wi-Fi®, Dlna™ & Bluetooth® Connections

    Radio AT&T Radio lets you bring 400+ stations anywhere you go. Enjoy all the best in music, from Hip-Hop and R&B to Rock, Pop, Latin and more, PLUS the best in talk radio. Note: AT&T Radio requires a subscription and data plan, unless you only listen to the FM Radio Tuner.
  • Page 37 videos, pictures, and music stored on your phone: Media Share. Touch > • In Bluetooth settings: Touch Bluetooth to turn it on and scan for a Bluetooth headset or car kit, then touch a device that was found to connect it. Tip: Airplane mode turns off your Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and network connections—useful when flying.
  • Page 38: Bluetooth Handsfree Devices

    > Settings > Wireless & networks Touch Menu > Wi-Fi. Tip: Your phone automatically reconnects networks you have used when they are in range and Wi-Fi power is on. Note: Your phone's Wi-Fi features and power levels are not allowed for outdoor operation in France. To avoid unlawful interference with radio signals, do not use the Wi-Fi features in France unless you are indoors.
  • Page 39 2. In Bluetooth settings, touch Bluetooth to turn on and scan. If Bluetooth power is already on, touch Scan for devices. 3. Touch a device to connect. 4. If necessary, touch OK, or enter the device passkey (like 0000) to connect to the device. When the device is connected, the Bluetooth indicator appears in the status bar.
  • Page 40: Memory Card & Usb

    You can transfer your pictures, videos, music, ringtones and more, from your computer to the memory card in your phone: 1. Connect a Motorola micro USB data cable from your phone’s micro USB port to a USB port on your computer.
  • Page 41 6. When you’re done, use the “Safely Remove Hardware” feature to finish. Motorola Phone Portal Your can use Motorola Phone Portal (MPP) to connect your phone and computer with a cable or a Wi-Fi® network. Just connect your phone to your computer over a Wi-Fi network or a USB cable.
  • Page 42 Note: MPP works best with Internet Explorer 7 or newer, with Java script and cookies enabled. Open your recent activity (Home), Contacts, Photos, Settings, File Manager, or Support. Show All recent activity, or only your SMS (text messages) or Calls. Dock Note: This feature requires an optional accessory.
  • Page 43: Security

    If you lose your phone, you can log into your MOTOBLUR account from a computer to locate your phone or clear the data on it: Screen Lock To prevent accidental touches, you can make the screen lock when it goes to sleep: Touch Menu Settings >...
  • Page 44 Lock Pattern To set the lock pattern, touch > Settings > Menu Location & security > Security lock > Security lock type > Pattern lock. Follow the instructions to draw your lock pattern. When prompted, draw the pattern to unlock the phone. Passcode Lock To set the passcode, touch Menu Location &...
  • Page 45 > Settings Track Your Phone To locate your phone: 1. Log into your MOTOBLUR account: 2. On the phone profile page, follow the link to locate your phone. MOTOBLUR locates your phone using GPS and AGPS .
  • Page 46: Icons & Battery Life

    2. On the phone profile page, follow the link to delete data. Warning: All downloaded apps and user data on your phone will be deleted. Data on your memory card will not be deleted. Restore Your Phone If you lose your phone, don’t worry. Your contacts are backed up on MOTOBLUR.
  • Page 47 Things You Can Do Stop If you put your phone in your pocket, pocket the touchscreen might get touched dialing and accidentally call people. To avoid this, press Power the display to sleep. To wake it up, press Power again. You can also set up “Security”...
  • Page 48 • Smart Mode if you want to set Battery Profile Options that limit your data and wireless connections during off-peak hours. Be aware that the following could reduce battery life between charges: • recording or watching videos, listening to music or taking pictures.
  • Page 49: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting FAQs Why can’t I connect my wireless network? Make sure that Airplane mode is off in the power menu (press and hold the Power button). Why can’t I connect to my 3G network? Try turning your phone off and back on, to make your phone search for the best local network.
  • Page 50: Safety, Regulatory & Legal

    • 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; • If there is a hologram, replace the battery and try charging it again;...
  • Page 51: 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. Driving Precautions Responsible and safe driving is your primary responsibility when behind the wheel of a vehicle.
  • Page 52: Small Children

    For more information about hearing, see our Web site at (in English only). Repetitive Motion When you repetitively perform actions such as pressing keys or...
  • Page 53: Symbol Key

    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 transmitting.
  • Page 54: Implantable Medical Devices

    0.26 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 55: Information From The World Health Organization

    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. See 47 CFR Sec. 15.21.
  • Page 56: Your Location

    (e.g. driving directions), such applications transmit location-based information. 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 57: Smart Practices While Driving

    • 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.
  • Page 58 (wherever wireless phone service is available). Privacy & Data Security Motorola understands that privacy and data security are important to Privacy & Data Security everyone. Because some features of your mobile device may affect your privacy or data security, please follow these recommendations to enhance protection of your information: •...
  • Page 59: California Perchlorate Label

    Use & Care To care for your Motorola mobile device, please observe the following: Use & Care liquids Don’t expose your mobile device to water, rain, extreme humidity, sweat, or other liquids. If it does get wet, don’t try to accelerate drying with the use of an oven or dryer, as this may damage the mobile device.
  • Page 60: Content Copyright

    OSS Information made publicly available by Motorola related to software used in this Motorola mobile device, you may send your request in writing to the address below. Please make sure that the request includes the model number and the software version number.
  • Page 61: Motorola Limited Warranty For The United States And Canada

    Product registration is an important step toward enjoying your new Motorola product. Registering permits us to contact you for product or software updates and allows you to subscribe to updates on new products or special promotions. Registration is not required for warranty coverage.
  • Page 62 (c) use of the Products or Accessories for commercial purposes or subjecting the Product or Accessory to abnormal usage or conditions; or (d) other acts which are not the fault of Motorola, are excluded from coverage. Use of Non-Motorola Products and Accessories. Defects or...
  • Page 63: What Other Limitations Are There

    This warranty extends only to the first consumer purchaser, and is not transferable. What Will Motorola Do? Motorola, at its option, will at no charge repair, replace or refund the purchase price of any Products, Accessories or Software that does not conform to this warranty. We may use functionally equivalent reconditioned/refurbished/pre-owned or new Products, Accessories or parts.
  • Page 64 DLNA CERTIFIED are trademarks, service marks or certification marks of the Digital Living Network Alliance. The Bluetooth trademarks are owned by their proprietor and used by Motorola Mobility, Inc. under license. is a Certification Mark of the Wireless Fidelity Alliance, Inc.

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