Nokia C12
User Guide
Issue 2023-05-30 en-KE


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Summary of Contents for Nokia TA-1535

  • Page 1 Nokia C12 User Guide Issue 2023-05-30 en-KE...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Nokia C12 User Guide Table of Contents 1 About this user guide 2 Get started Keep your phone up to date ........
  • Page 3 Nokia C12 User Guide 6 Camera Camera basics ......... .
  • Page 4 Nokia C12 User Guide Small children ......... .
  • Page 5 Nokia C12 User Guide 1 About this user guide Important: For important information on the safe use of your device and battery, read “Product and safety information” before you take the device into use. To find out how to get started with your new device, read the user guide.
  • Page 6: Get Started

    Keep your phone up to date and accept available software updates to get new and enhanced features for your phone. Updating the software may also improve your phone’s performance. KEYS AND PARTS Your phone This user guide applies to the following models: TA-1535, TA-1519, TA-1508, TA-1513, TA- 1502. 1. Microphone 7. Earpiece 2.
  • Page 7: Insert The Sim And Memory Cards

    Nokia C12 User Guide Some of the accessories mentioned in this user guide, such as charger, headset, or data cable, may be sold separately. Parts and connectors, magnetism Do not connect to products that create an output signal, as this may damage the device. Do not connect any voltage source to the audio connector.
  • Page 8: Charge Your Phone

    Nokia C12 User Guide 3. If you have a dual-SIM phone, slide the 4. If you have a memory card, slide it in the second SIM in slot 2. memory card slot. 5. Put back the back cover. Use only original nano-SIM cards. Use of incompatible SIM cards may damage the card or the device, and may corrupt data stored on the card.
  • Page 9: Switch On And Set Up Your Phone

    Nokia C12 User Guide Your phone supports the USB micro-B cable. You can also charge your phone from a computer with a USB cable, but it may take a longer time. If the battery is completely discharged, it may take several minutes before the charging indicator is displayed.
  • Page 10: Use The Touch Screen

    Nokia C12 User Guide USE THE TOUCH SCREEN Important: Avoid scratching the touch screen. Never use an actual pen, pencil, or other sharp object on the touch screen. Tap and hold to drag an item Place your finger on the item for a couple of seconds, and slide your finger across the screen.
  • Page 11 Nokia C12 User Guide Swipe Place your finger on the screen, and slide your finger in the direction you want. Scroll through a long list or menu Slide your finger quickly in a flicking motion up or down the screen, and lift your finger. To stop the scrolling, tap the screen.
  • Page 12 Nokia C12 User Guide Zoom in or out Place 2 fingers on an item, such as a map, photo, or web page, and slide your fingers apart or together. Navigate with gestures To switch on using gesture navigation, tap Settings > System > Gestures >...
  • Page 13 Nokia C12 User Guide • To see all your apps, swipe up from the bottom of the screen. • To go to the home screen, tap the home key. The app you were in stays open in the background. • To see which apps you have open, tap �. To switch to another open app, swipe right and tap the app.
  • Page 14: Protect Your Phone

    Nokia C12 User Guide 3 Protect your phone LOCK OR UNLOCK YOUR PHONE Lock your phone If you want to avoid accidentally making a call when your phone is in your pocket or bag, you can lock your keys and screen.
  • Page 15: Find Your Lost Phone

    Nokia C12 User Guide 1. Tap Settings > Security > Face unlock . 2. Select what backup unlocking method you want to use for the lock screen and follow the instructions shown on your phone. Keep your eyes open and make sure your face is fully visible and not covered by any object, such as a hat or sunglasses.
  • Page 16: Basics

    Nokia C12 User Guide 4 Basics PERSONALIZE YOUR PHONE Change your wallpaper Tap Settings > Wallpaper & style . Change your phone ringtone Tap Settings > Sound > Phone ringtone SIM1 or Phone ringtone SIM2 , and select the tone.
  • Page 17: Control Volume

    Nokia C12 User Guide Use the quick access items To activate features, tap the corresponding quick access item on the notification panel. To see more items, drag the menu down. To rearrange or add new items, tap �, tap and hold an item, and then drag it to another location.
  • Page 18: Automatic Text Correction

    Nokia C12 User Guide Set the phone to silent 1. Press a volume key. 2. Tap �. 3. Tap � to set your phone to vibrate only, or tap � to set it to silent. AUTOMATIC TEXT CORRECTION Use keyboard word suggestions Your phone suggests words as you write, to help you write quickly and more accurately.
  • Page 19: Extend The Memory Of Your Phone With Virtual Ram

    Nokia C12 User Guide 4. Set the phone screen to switch off after 8. Use network connections selectively: a short time. Tap Settings > Display > Switch Bluetooth on only when needed. Screen timeout and select the time. Use a Wi-Fi connection to connect to the internet, rather than a mobile data 5.
  • Page 20 Nokia C12 User Guide Make the items on the screen larger 1. Tap Settings > Accessibility > Text and display . 2. Tap Display size , and tap the display size slider until the size is to your liking. © 2023 HMD Global Oy. All rights reserved.
  • Page 21: Connect With Your Friends And Family

    Nokia C12 User Guide 5 Connect with your friends and family CALLS Make a call 1. Tap �. 2. Tap � and type in a number, or tap � and select a contact you want to call. 3. Tap �.
  • Page 22: Mail

    Nokia C12 User Guide 1. Tap Messages . name and tap the contact. 4. To add more recipients, tap �. After 2. Tap Start chat . choosing all the recipients, tap Next . 3. To add a recipient, tap �, type in their number, and tap �.
  • Page 23: Camera

    Nokia C12 User Guide 6 Camera CAMERA BASICS Take a photo Shoot sharp and vibrant photos – capture the best moments in your photo album. 1. Tap Camera . 2. Take aim and focus. 3. Tap �. Take a selfie 1.
  • Page 24 Nokia C12 User Guide Copy your photos and videos to your computer Do you want to view your photos or videos on a larger screen? Move them to your computer. You can use your computer’s file manager to copy or move your photos and videos to the computer.
  • Page 25: Internet And Connections

    Nokia C12 User Guide 7 Internet and connections ACTIVATE WI-FI Switch on Wi-Fi 1. Tap Settings > Network & internet > Internet . 2. Switch Wi-Fi on. 3. Select the network you want to use. Your Wi-Fi connection is active when � is shown at the top of the screen. If both Wi-Fi and mobile data connections are available, your phone uses the Wi-Fi connection.
  • Page 26: Bluetooth

    Nokia C12 User Guide BLUETOOTH® Connect to a Bluetooth device 1. Tap Settings > Connected devices > 4. Tap Pair new device and tap the device Connection preferences > Bluetooth . you want to pair with from the list of discovered Bluetooth devices.
  • Page 27: Vpn

    Nokia C12 User Guide 1. Tap Settings > Connected devices > Previously connected devices . 2. Tap � next to a device name. 3. Tap FORGET . You may need a virtual private network (VPN) connection to access your company resources, such as intranet or corporate mail, or you may use a VPN service for personal purposes.
  • Page 28: Organize Your Day

    Nokia C12 User Guide 8 Organize your day DATE AND TIME Set date and time Tap Settings > System > Date & time . Update the time and date automatically You can set your phone to update the time, date, and time zone automatically. Automatic update is a network service and may not be available depending on your region or network service provider.
  • Page 29: Calendar

    Nokia C12 User Guide CALENDAR Select the calendar type Tap Calendar > �, and select what type of calendar you want to see. If you have signed into an account, such as your Google account, your calendar is shown on the phone.
  • Page 30: Maps

    Nokia C12 User Guide 9 Maps FIND PLACES AND GET DIRECTIONS Find a spot Google Maps helps you find specific locations and businesses. 1. Tap Maps . 2. Write search words, such as a street address or place name, in the search bar.
  • Page 31: Apps, Updates, And Backups

    Nokia C12 User Guide 10 Apps, updates, and backups GET APPS FROM GOOGLE PLAY Add a payment method To use Google Play services, you need to have a Google account added to your phone. Charges may apply to some of the content available in Google Play. To add a payment method, tap Play Store , tap your Google logo in the search field, and then tap Payments &...
  • Page 32: Restore Original Settings And Remove Private Content From Your Phone

    Nokia C12 User Guide Switch on automatic backup Tap Settings > System > Backup , and switch back up on. RESTORE ORIGINAL SETTINGS AND REMOVE PRIVATE CONTENT FROM YOUR PHONE Reset your phone 1. Tap Settings > System > Reset options > Erase all data (factory reset) .
  • Page 33: Product And Safety Information

    Nokia C12 User Guide 11 Product and safety information FOR YOUR SAFETY Read these simple guidelines. Not following them may be dangerous or against local laws and regulations. For further info, read the complete user guide. SWITCH OFF IN RESTRICTED AREAS...
  • Page 34 Nokia C12 User Guide AUTHORIZED SERVICE Only authorized personnel may install or repair this product. BATTERIES, CHARGERS, AND OTHER ACCESSORIES Use only batteries, chargers, and other accessories approved by HMD Global Oy for use with this device. Do not connect incompatible products.
  • Page 35: Network Services And Costs

    Nokia C12 User Guide GLASS PARTS The device and/or its screen is made of glass. This glass can break if the device is dropped on a hard surface or receives a substantial impact. If the glass breaks, do not touch the glass parts of the device or attempt to remove the broken glass from the device.
  • Page 36: Emergency Calls

    Nokia C12 User Guide EMERGENCY CALLS Important: Connections in all conditions cannot be guaranteed. Never rely solely on any wireless phone for essential communications like medical emergencies. Before making the call: • Switch the phone on. • If the phone screen and keys are locked, unlock them.
  • Page 37: Recycle

    Nokia C12 User Guide • Do not store the device in cold • Only use a soft, clean, dry cloth to clean temperatures. When the device warms to the surface of the device. its normal temperature, moisture can form • Do not paint the device. Paint can prevent inside the device and damage it.
  • Page 38: Crossed-Out Wheelie Bin Symbol

    Nokia C12 User Guide CROSSED-OUT WHEELIE BIN SYMBOL Crossed-out wheelie bin symbol The crossed-out wheelie-bin symbol on your product, battery, literature, or packaging reminds you that all electrical and electronic products and batteries must be taken to separate collection at the end of their working life. Remember to remove personal data from the device first.
  • Page 39: Small Children

    Nokia C12 User Guide hot or cold battery may not work temporarily. Note that the battery may drain quickly in cold temperatures and lose enough power to switch off the phone within minutes. When you are outdoors in cold temperatures, keep your phone warm.
  • Page 40: Implanted Medical Devices

    Nokia C12 User Guide IMPLANTED MEDICAL DEVICES To avoid potential interference, manufacturers of implanted medical devices (such as cardiac pacemakers, insulin pumps, and neurostimulators) recommend a minimum separation of 15.3 centimeters (6 inches) between a wireless device and the medical device. Persons who have such devices should: •...
  • Page 41: Vehicles

    Nokia C12 User Guide VEHICLES Radio signals may affect improperly installed or inadequately shielded electronic systems in vehicles. For more info, check with the manufacturer of your vehicle or its equipment. Only authorized personnel should install the device in a vehicle. Faulty installation may be dangerous and invalidate your warranty.
  • Page 42: About Digital Rights Management

    Nokia C12 User Guide the operating power of your mobile device is automatically decreased when full power is not needed for the call. The lower the power output, the lower the SAR value. Device models may have different versions and more than one value. Component and design changes may occur over time and some changes could affect SAR values.
  • Page 43 HMD Global Privacy Policy, available at, applies to your use of the device. HMD Global Oy is the exclusive licensee of the Nokia brand for phones & tablets. Nokia is a registered trademark of Nokia Corporation. Android, Google and other related marks and logos are trademarks of Google LLC.

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