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  • Page 1 Be inspired Issued by Information and Communication mobile Haidenauplatz 1 D-81667 Munich © Siemens AG 2003 All rights reserved. Subject to availability. Rights of modification reserved. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Care and maintenance ... 52 Product data ... 53 Battery quality statement ... 55 Guarantee certificate (UK) ... 56 SAR - European Union (RTTE) ... 57 SAR - International (ICNIRP) ... 59 Menu tree ... 60 Index ... 65
  • Page 3: Safety Precautions

    (p. 17). Otherwise you risk serious permanent damage to your hearing. Only use original Siemens bat- teries (100 % mercury-free) and – charging devices. Otherwise you risk serious damage to health and property. The battery could explode, for instance.
  • Page 4 The phone may cause interfer- ence in the vicinity of TV sets, radios and PCs. Use only Siemens original accessories. This will avoid potential risks to health or prop- erty and ensure compliance with all relevant regulations.
  • Page 5: Phone Overview

    Phone overview Phone overview Call key Dial phone number /name displayed, take calls. Show last phone numbers dialled in standby mode. On/Off/End key • Switched off: Hold down to switch on. • During a call or in use: press briefly to finish.
  • Page 6 Integrated antenna Do not interfere unnecessarily with the phone above the battery cover. This reduces reception quality. Loudspeaker Display symbols Signal strength/GPRS available/battery level. Display keys The current functions of these keys are shown in the bottom line of the display as §text§...
  • Page 7: Display Symbols (Selection)

    Display symbols (selection) Display symbols (selection) Display symbols Signal strength. Charging. Battery charging status, e.g., 50%. è Phonebook Call records É Surf & Fun ç Ring tones Messages Camera Extras Ñ Own stuff Setup All calls are diverted. Ringer off. Short ring (beep) only.
  • Page 8 Soft keys … Message received. MMS received. MMS notification. Voice mail received. Data received. — Picture received. – Melody received. Unanswered call. Store in Phonebook. · Retrieve from Phonebook.
  • Page 9: Getting Started

    Getting started Getting started The front and back covers of the phone and the keypad itself can be changed in seconds – no tools required (CLIPit™). Please switch the phone off first: Assembling Dismantling Additional notes Your phone's display is delivered with a protective film. Remove this film before getting started.
  • Page 10 Using the SIM card/battery The service provider supplies you with a SIM card on which all the important data for your account is stored. If the SIM card is credit card- sized, snap out the smaller segment and trim any rough edges. •...
  • Page 11: Charging The Battery

    Getting started Charging the battery The battery is not supplied fully charged. Plug the charger cable into the bottom of the phone, plug the power supply unit into a mains power socket and charge for at least two hours. Display when charging is in progress During charging.
  • Page 12: Switching On/Off, Pin

    Switching on/off, PIN Turning the phone on/off Hold down the On/Off/End key to switch on or off. Enter PIN The SIM card can be protected with a 4- to 8-digit PIN. Enter the PIN using the number keys. The charac- ters **** ensure nobody can read...
  • Page 13: Without A Sim Card

    Switching on/off, PIN Strong reception signal Strong receive signal. A weak signal reduces the callquality and may lead to loss of the connection. Change your location. Without a SIM card If you switch on the phone without a SIM card you can still use some phone functions.
  • Page 14: General Information

    General information User guide The following symbols are used to explain operation: Enter numbers or letters. On/Off/End key. Call key. Press the control key on the side indicated. < > Soft keys Displays a soft-key function. §Menu§ Function depends on the service provider, special reg- istration may be necessary.
  • Page 15: Security

    It is then valid for all phone- code protected functions. Following the third unsuccessful attempt, access to the phone code and the functions that use it is denied. In such an instance contact Siemens Service (p. 50). PIN.
  • Page 16: Clear Sim Card Barring

    Clear SIM card barring If the PIN is entered incorrectly three times, the SIM card is barred. Enter the PUK (MASTER PIN), provided by your service provider with the SIM card, according to instructions. If the PUK (MASTER PIN) has been lost, please contact your service provider.
  • Page 17: Making A Phone Call

    Making a phone call Making a phone call Dialling with number keys The phone must be switched on (standby mode). Dial number (always with area code, if necessary with international dialling code). A short press clears §Clear§ the last digit, a long press clears the entire phone number.
  • Page 18: Accept Call

    Accept call The phone must be switched on (standby mode). An incoming call will interrupt any other use of the phone. press. §Answer§ If the phone number has been trans- mitted by the network, it is dis- played. If the caller's name also appears in the Phonebook, this will appear instead of the number.
  • Page 19 Making a phone call Swapping between 2 calls • Making a new connection during a call. Open the call menu. y menu§ Hold Hold current call. Dial a new phone number. When the new connection is estab- lished: Open the call menu y menu§...
  • Page 20: Text Entry

    Text entry Text entry without T9 Press number key repeatedly until the required letter appears. The cur- sor advances after a short delay. Example: Pressing briefly once types the letter a, twice the let- ter b, etc. Hold down to write the number.
  • Page 21: Text Entry With T9

    Text entry Text entry with T9 T9 deduces the correct word from the individual key entries by making comparisons with an extensive dic- tionary. Activate, deactivate T9 Open text menu, select §Options§ input, then Activate T9. §Change§ Select Input language Select the language in which you want to compose your message.
  • Page 22 T9 word suggestions If several options are found in the dictionary for a key sequence (a word), the most probable is dis- played first. The word must be highlighted as §inverted§. Then press » buttons. The displayed word is replaced with a different word.
  • Page 23: Predef. Texts

    Text entry Predef. texts The phone contains predefined texts that you can add to your messages (SMS, MMS). You can also create and store up to 5 personal stored texts. Each stored text can contain up to 32 characters. Unlike personal stored texts, prede- fined texts cannot be changed or deleted.
  • Page 24: T: Sie-Phonebook

    Phonebook Enter frequently used phone num- bers in the Phonebook with a special name. To dial them, simply highlight the name. If a phone number is stored with a name, it appears on the display when you are called. Important numbers can be assigned to different groups.
  • Page 25: Assign Picture

    Phonebook Assign picture Assign a maximum of 50 phone numbers to an individual picture. This picture will appear in the display when there is a call from this number. Open Phonebook. Select entry. Open menu. §Options§ Select Picture. A picture list is displayed.
  • Page 26: Groups

    Groups Four groups are specified in your phone to enable you to arrange your Phonebook entries clearly. You can rename these groups. Open Addressbook (in standby mode). Select (the number of <Groups> entries is listed behind the group name). N Groups t Family Ã...
  • Page 27: Records/Durat/Charges

    Records/Durat/charges Records/Durat/charges Your phone stores the phone num- bers of calls for convenient redial- ling. ¢ Z §Menu§ Press. §Select§ Select call record and press. §Select§ Select phone number. Dial phone number. Calls missed The phone numbers of calls that you have not accepted are stored for call- back purposes, if the network sup- ports the "Caller Identity"...
  • Page 28: Camera (Accessories)

    Camera (Accessories) You can use the phone to immedi- ately view, save and send photos you have taken with the "QuickPic Cam- era". Pictures can be taken in two dif- ferent formats: • Low resolution: QQVGA 160x120 pixels, memory size up to 6KB for sending as an MMS image (see below, p.
  • Page 29 Camera (Accessories) The MMS Editor starts. Simply com- plete the following input fields: · Telephone number /e-mail address of the recipient/s. Title of the MMS (maxi- Subject: mum of 40 characters). The MMS is now ready to send. Open menu. §Options§...
  • Page 30: Voicemail/Cb Services

    Voicemail/CB services Voice mail/mailbox ¢ ] ¢ §Menu§ Msg. setup ¢ Voice message Most service providers offer you an external answering service. In this mailbox, a caller may leave a voice message for you • if your phone is switched off or not ready to receive, •...
  • Page 31: Sms

    You can transmit and receive very long messages (up to 760 charac- ters) on your phone. They are auto- matically composed of several "nor- mal" SMS messages (note higher charges). Additionally you can insert pictures and sounds in an SMS. Writing/sending SMS messages ¢...
  • Page 32: Mms

    The Multimedia Messaging Service enables you to send texts, pictures (also photos) and sounds in a com- bined message to another mobile phone or to an e-mail address. All elements of an MMS message are merged to form a "slide show". Depending on your phone's settings, you will receive either the complete message automatically or notifica-...
  • Page 33 Insert additional pages Open menu. §Options§ Select. New slide Send MMS Open menu. §Options§ Send Select. Receive/read MMS Notification in display for a new MMS/message Depending on the profile setting (p. 33): • Receive complete MMS • open the message. Press §Receiving§, in order to receive the complete MMS, with automatic MMS presenta-...
  • Page 34: Message Lists/Message List Settings

    The data for these may already have been entered. If not, your service provider will supply you with the rel- evant information. Additional infor- mation is available in the compre- hensive operating instructions on the Internet at: Setup...
  • Page 35: Surf & Fun

    Surf & fun Surf & fun Internet browser (WAP) É ¢ ¢ Select a function. §Menu§ Get the latest information from the Internet that is specifically adapted to the display options of your phone. Internet access may required regis- tration with your service provider. Home A connection is established with the Internet provider’s portal (may be...
  • Page 36: Games & More

    Then you can use the ap- plication. Most applications include instructions. Applications and games can be found at: or on the Inter- net at Additional information To download applications, the WAP profile, HTTP profile and access must be configu- red (p.
  • Page 37: Additional Information

    These applications are on- ly intended for your device and cannot be trans- mitted from this device for backup purposes. Siemens does not warranty or guarantee or ac- cept any liability for the customer's ability to download, enable, or back up applications again or to do so free of charge.
  • Page 38: Setup

    Activate Setup §Options§ Car Kit The profile is only activated auto- matically as soon as the phone is inserted into the cradle if a Siemens Normal envi., original Car Kit is used. environ., Headset The profile is only activated auto- matically if used with an original Sie- mens headset.
  • Page 39: Call Setup

    Setup Display ¢ m ¢ §Menu§ Display ¢ Select a function. Language Set the language of the display text. "Automatic" will set the language of your home service provider. Reset to this language in standby status: # 0 0 0 0 # Wallpaper Set background graphic for the dis- play.
  • Page 40 The recipient does not hear this beep. Car Kit Only in combination with an original Siemens handsfree Car Kit. If an orig- inal Siemens Car Kit Portable is used the profile is activated automatically as soon as the phone is inserted into the cradle.
  • Page 41 Setup Divert You can set the conditions for which calls are diverted to your mailbox or other numbers. ¢ m ¢ §Menu§ Divert ¢ Select a function. Set up call divert (example): All calls All calls are diverted. Symbol in the top line of the display in standby mode.
  • Page 42: Direct Call

    If necessary, check with your service provider for de- tails. The current settings for a ser- vice provider can be found on the In- ternet at under "FAQ". If necessary enter CSD settings (your service provider GPRS settings will supply you with information on this).
  • Page 43: Auto Network

    Setup ¢ m ¢ Security §Menu§ ¢ Select a function. Barrings Network barring restricts the use of your SIM card. All outgoing: Outgoing calls, except emergency 999 calls, are blocked. Outgo internat: Only domestic calls are possible. Outgo internat. x home barred: Interna- tional calls are not permitted, ecept for calls to your home country.
  • Page 44: Ring Tones

    Ring tones ¢ ç ¢ §Menu§ Select function. You can set the tones to match your needs. Ringer setting Activate/deactivate the ringer or reduce it to a short beep. Silent alert Activate/deactivate the silent alert (functions in addition to ringer). Volume Set the same volume for all ring tones.
  • Page 45: Extras

    Extras Extras ¢ ¢ Select function. §Menu§ Alarm clock The alarm will ring at the time set by you, even when the phone is switched off. Switch on/off. §On/off§ Setting Set the time for the alarm call (hh:mm), then §OK§. Calculator Enter number (maximum of 8 characters).
  • Page 46: Fast Access

    Fast access The left soft key and the number keys 2 to 9 (speed dialling numbers) can each be assigned an important phone number or a function. The phone number can then be dialled or the function can be started at the touch of a button.
  • Page 47: Own Stuff

    Own stuff Own stuff The following folders are provided for organizing your photos: Pictures, Animations, Sounds. ¢ Ñ §Menu§ Files and folders aredisplayed. You can scroll through these lists using the control key: Scroll up and down. Jump back from a folder. Open folder or execute §Open§...
  • Page 48: Questions & Answers

    Questions & Answers If you have any questions regarding the use of your phone, you can contact us at at any time. In addition to this we have listed some frequently asked questions and answers below. Question Possible causes...
  • Page 49 Questions & Answers Question Possible causes No connection to Weak signal. network. Outside GSM range. SIM card not valid. New network not authorised. Network barring is set. Network overloaded. Phone loses net- Signal too weak. work. Calls not 2nd line set. possible.
  • Page 50 Enter the PUK (MASTER PIN) supplied with the SIM card according to the instructions. If the PUK (MASTER PIN) has been lost, please contact your service provider. Contact Siemens Service (p. 50). Contact your service provider. Check with your service provider. Contact your service provider.
  • Page 51: Customer Care

    (IMEI, to display press * # 0 6 #), the software version (to display, press * # 0 6 #, then info) and if available, your Siemens Service customer number. If repair work is necessary, please contact one of our service centres: Abu Dhabi ...0 26 42 38 00...
  • Page 52 Customer Care Mexico ...01 80 07 11 00 03 Morocco ...22 66 92 09 Netherlands ...0 90 03 33 31 00 New Zealand...08 00 27 43 63 Nigeria ...0 14 50 05 00 Norway...22 70 84 00 Oman ... 79 10 12 Pakistan ...02 15 66 22 00 Paraguay ...8 00 10 20 04 Philippines ...0 27 57 11 18...
  • Page 53: Care And Maintenance

    Care and maintenance Care and maintenance 'Your phone has been designed and manufactured to the highest of standards and should be treated with the greatest of care. The sug- gestions below will help you to enjoy your phone for many years. •...
  • Page 54: Product Data

    Product data Declaration of conformity Siemens Information and Communi- cation mobile hereby declares that the phone described in this user guide is in compliance with the essential requirements and other rel- evant provisions of European Direc- tive 1999/5/EC (R&TTE). The declaration of conformity (DoC) concerned has been signed.
  • Page 55 Product data Phone ID You will need the following details if you lose your phone or SIM card. Please enter here: the number of the SIM card (on the card): the 15-digit serial number of the phone (under the battery): the service provider’s Customer Service number: Lost phone...
  • Page 56: Battery Quality Statement

    After six months, if the battery is clearly suf- fering from loss of performance, we recommend that you replace it. Please buy only Siemens original batteries.
  • Page 57: Guarantee Certificate (Uk)

    • In the case of new devices and their com- ponents exhibiting defects resulting from manufacturing and/or material faults within 24 months of purchase, Siemens shall, at its own option and free of charge, either replace the device with another device reflecting the current state of the art, or repair the said device.
  • Page 58: Sar - European Union (Rtte)

    0.67 W/kg****. The SAR information can also be found on the Siemens web site at While there may be differences between the SAR levels of various phones and at various positions, all Siemens products meet the legal requirements.
  • Page 59 SAR - European Union (RTTE) Further information:,, ** The CE mark confirms that the product is in compliance with the legal requirements of the European Union as a prerequisite for the plac- ing on the market and the free movement of goods within the Euro- pean internal market.
  • Page 60: Sar - International (Icnirp)

    The highest SAR value for this model phone when tested for use at the ear 0.67 W/kg***. SAR information can also be found at While there may be differences between the SAR levels of various phones and at various positions, they all meet the international guidelines for safe RF exposure.
  • Page 61: Menu Tree

    Menu tree Menu tree è > Phonebook <New entry> <Special books> <Groups> > Records Calls missed Calls received Calls dialled Erase records Durat/charges É > Homepage Surf & fun Bookmarks Internet Games ç > Ringer setting Ring tones Silent alert Volume Group calls Other calls...
  • Page 62 > New SMS Messages New MMS Predef. texts Inbox Draft Unsent Sent SMS archive Setup Camera > Extras SIM services Alarm clock Calculator Stopwatch Ñ Own stuff > > > > > T9 preferred Input language SMS profiles MMS profiles Voice message CB services >...
  • Page 63 Menu tree > Profiles Setup Display Screensaver Call setup Divert > Language Wallpaper Logo Colour scheme Own greeting Big letters Illumination Contrast > Enable Style Preview Timeout Security > Hide ID Call waiting Any to answer Minute beep Car Kit Headset >...
  • Page 64 > Clock Setup Connectivity Security > Time/Date Time format Time zones Date format Buddhist year Show clock > GPRS GPRS info Connection profiles Authentication > Direct call ‚ Only Last 10 only Codes This SIM only Barrings Phone identity Filesystem clean up Master reset >...
  • Page 65 Menu tree > Network Setup > Line Network info Auto network Choose network Pref. network Fast search > Select Block line...
  • Page 66: Index

    Index Account limit... 26 Alarm clock ... 44 Alarm tones... 43 All calls (call time/charge) ... 26 All calls (diversion) ... 40 All incoming (Barrings) ... 42 Answering service (in the network) ... 29 Any key answer (answer call)... 39 Application (download) ...
  • Page 67 Index Emergency number ... 12 Entry no. (phonebook)... 23 Extras... 44 Factory settings ... 42 Fast access ... 45 Fast search ... 42 Filter Incoming calls... 43 Flashlight ... 27 Games & More... 35 Games (download) ... 35 Getting started ... 8 Group...
  • Page 68 Phonebook call an entry... 23 new entry ... 23 Picture in Phonebook... 24 Pictures & sounds (SMS) ... 30 Change... 14 control... 14 enter ... 11 error ... 49 Pocket calculator ... 44 Predefined text... 22 Prefix ... 16 Preventing accidental activation... 15 Product data...
  • Page 69 Index Text entry ... 20 word suggestions ... 21 Technical data ... 53 Text entry with T9 ... 20 Text entry without T9 ... 19 Time zones... 11, 40 Time/Date setting ... 40 Unanswered ... 40 Upper, lowercase letters ... 19 Upper-case letters (message on display) ...