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Siemens SL75 User Manual

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BenQ Mobile GmbH & Co.OHG
Haidenauplatz 1
D-81667 Munich
BenQ Mobile GmbH & Co.OHG
All rights reserved. Subject to availability.
Rights of modification reserved.
Manufactured by BenQ Mobile GmbH & Co.OHG
under trademark license of Siemens AG
Designed for life


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  • Page 1 BenQ Mobile GmbH & Co.OHG Haidenauplatz 1 D-81667 Munich BenQ Mobile GmbH & Co.OHG All rights reserved. Subject to availability. Rights of modification reserved. Manufactured by BenQ Mobile GmbH & Co.OHG under trademark license of Siemens AG Designed for life...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    My stuff ... 55 Mobile Phone Manager ... 58 Customer Care ... 59 Care and maintenance ... 61 Product data ... 62 SAR ... 63 Guarantee certificate (UK) ... 64 Guarantee certificate (IRL) ... 65 Licence Agreement ... 67 Index ... 70
  • Page 3: Safety Precautions

    Otherwise you risk serious permanent damage to your hearing. Only use original Siemens bat- teries (100 % mercury-free) and charging devices. Other- wise you risk serious damage to health and property. The bat- tery 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 ac- cessories. This will avoid po- tential risks to health or property and ensure compli- ance with all relevant regulations.
  • Page 5 • In general, only trustworthy devices should be linked in order to minimize security risks. • You should restrict the "visibility" of your phone if possible. This will make it much more difficult for unknown devices to es- tablish a connection with your phone. To do this, in the Bluetooth menu, set the op- tion others...
  • Page 6: Phone Overview

    Phone overview Call key Dial displayed/highlighted phone numbers/names, take calls. In standby mode, show last phone numbers dialled. On/Off/End key • Switched off: press to switch on. • During a conversation or in an appli- cation: press briefly to end. •...
  • Page 7 Loudspeaker Camera key Media Player active: Play/Pause. Media Player not active: Start playing. Display Volume control Ringtone • Press and hold in standby mode: switch all acoustic signals on/off (except alarm clock). • Press and hold on incoming call: switch off ringtone for this call only. Key lock Press and hold in standby mode: activate/deactivate key lock.
  • Page 8: Display Symbols

    Display symbols Display symbols (selection) Signal strength á Battery charge level, e.g. 50 % Þ Contacts Call records Internet/Service provider portal Games Organiser Messages Camera Extras Media player My stuff Alarm clock Setup All calls are diverted Ç Ringer (beep) off ½...
  • Page 9: Getting Started

    Getting started Your phone's display is covered with a protective film. Remove this before using the phone. In rare cases static discharge can cause temporary discoloration in the display. However, this will disappear within approx. 10 minutes. Inserting SIM card/ battery The service provider supplies you with a SIM card on which all the im-...
  • Page 10: Charging The Battery

    • Position the battery cover on the device, slightly offset at the , and then push in the direc- tion of the arrow until it clicks into place • To remove, press the locking but- , push the battery cover for- wards slightly, and then lift it up and out Additional information...
  • Page 11: Switching On/off, Pin Entry

    Operating time The operating time depends upon the respective conditions of use. Ex- treme temperatures considerably re- duce the phone’s standby time. You should therefore avoid leaving the phone in the sun or on a radiator. Talktime: up to 300 minutes Stand-by time: up to 300 hours Charge icon not visible If the battery has been discharged...
  • Page 12: General Instructions

    Emergency number (SOS) Only to be used in real emergencies! By pressing the left softkey can make an emergency call on any network without a SIM card and with- out entering a PIN (not available in all countries). Switching your phone on for the first time Time/date Set the clock correctly once when...
  • Page 13: Standby Mode

    Slider Open slider completely • Light on. • Keypad unlocked. • Opening melody on (if set). • The call is accepted. • Alarm sound off (appointment, alarm). Close slider completely • Prompt to decide whether applica- tion should be continued or returned to standby status.
  • Page 14: Main Menu

    Main menu The applications are shown with symbols in the main menu: Call up from standby mode using the í centre key. Select application with the navigation key. Start application. ì Main menu options §Options§ Open menu. Search List output of the menu. You can use the search op- tion to directly access any menu item just by browsing...
  • Page 15: Standard Functions

    Standard functions Functions which appear repeatedly in the options menu are listed here. Open menu. §Options§ Edit Open the entry to edit. View Display entry. Delete Delete entry. New entry Create new entry. Sendö Select transmission service and medium for sending. Printö...
  • Page 16: Security

    Security The phone and SIM card are protect- ed against misuse by several security codes. Keep these security codes in a safe place where you can access them again if required. PIN codes Protects your SIM card (personal identification number). PIN2 This is needed to set the charge detail display and to...
  • Page 17 Following the third incorrect at- tempt, access to the phone code and the functions that use it is denied. If this happens please contact Siemens Service (page 59). Clearing SIM card barrings If the PIN is entered incorrectly three times, the SIM card is barred.
  • Page 18: Text Input

    Text input Text input without T9 Press the number key repeatedly un- til the required character appears. After a brief interval the cursor will advance. Example: Press briefly once to write the letter a, twice for b etc. Press and hold to write the number.
  • Page 19: Text Modules

    Writing with T9 It is best if you finish a word without looking at the display. Simply press the keys where the relevant letter is located once. A blank space or moving to the right ends a word. Do not use special characters such as Ä.
  • Page 20: Calling

    Calling Enter number (always with area/international dialling code). A short press clears the last digit, a long press clears the phone number. Press the Call key. The dis- played phone number is dialled. Ending a call Press briefly or close slider. Setting the volume Adjust the volume with the plus/minus keys.
  • Page 21 Swapping between 2 calls Establishing a second connection Open, then Hold. §Options§ Select phone number from Contacts or enter it manually. When the con- nection is established: Open call menu. §Options§ Swap between the calls. Swap Incoming calls during a call You will hear the "call waiting"...
  • Page 22: Contacts

    Contacts ¢ í You can store up to 5000 entries in this phone directory, with several phone and fax numbers plus addi- tional address details. Five tabs are offered for fast access: contacts, Groups, Online Filter Open Contacts (in standby mode). Switch between the individual tabs.
  • Page 23: Online Status

    In the respective tabs: Select required input fields. Enter at least one name/ company. Enter phone number with dialling code. Open menu and select Save. ú Viewing/editing entries Select required entry. Open current tab to edit. ü Open options menu. ú...
  • Page 24: General Functions

    General functions Different functions are §Options§ offered depending on the tab and the current situation. Filter Only those entries which match the filter criteria are displayed. Create Create a message for message the selected contact. Search IM ID Search for assigned In- stant Message ID.
  • Page 25: Call Records

    Call records Phone numbers are stored for easy redialling. ¢ í Select and open record. Select phone number. Dial phone number. Up to 500 entries are stored in the records: Calls missed The phone numbers of calls that you have received but not answered are stored for call back purposes.
  • Page 26: Camera

    Camera A camera with flash is integrated in the phone. Use photos/videos as • wallpaper, logo, screensaver, startup and shutdown animation • a supplement to contact entries • an attachment to an MMS or e-mail Save photos and videos in (page 55).
  • Page 27: Record Video

    Record video The video mode resolution is the same as the preview image resolution. Start video recording. A red dot appears in the ô display. End video recording. õ Video resolution It is possible to set the quality of the image for a video regardless of the preview image resolution.
  • Page 28: Sms/mms

    SMS/MMS You can use your phone to send and receive messages via SMS and MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service). Information about SMS You can use your phone to transmit and receive very long messages (up to 760 characters). They are auto- matically composed of several "nor- mal"...
  • Page 29: Writing An Mms

    Writing an MMS ¢ ¢ Create new í An MMS message can consist of a se- ries of pages which may hold text, pictures/videos and sounds (note DRM, page 12). You will find the operating functions in the options menu. Open menu, then select §Options§...
  • Page 30 Receiving A new incoming message is shown in the display. Confirm receipt. ì Use the softkey under- neath to open the Inbox. In order to receive a complete MMS later on, the notification must be opened. Open, then select View. §Options§...
  • Page 31: General Settings

    Draft ¢ ¢ ¢ Draft í The drafts tab is displayed. Outbox ¢ ¢ Outbox The tab for the messages not sent yet is displayed. Sent ¢ ¢ ¢ Sent í The tab for the messages sent is displayed. Archive ¢...
  • Page 32: Mms Settings

    This function is not supported by all service providers. Please contact your service provider for more infor- mation. You will find a description in the comprehensive user guide on the Internet at: ¢ ¢ Message setup ¢ Save after send list after sending.
  • Page 33: E-mail

    í The tab for the messages not sent yet/sent/archived is displayed. Settings í Bcc: You will receive the necessary data from the service provider or at: mobilephonescustomercare General sett. General settings for receiving and sending. Connec. sett. E-mail §Options§...
  • Page 34: Wap Push

    WAP push WAP push messages are transmitted from special service centres. If, for example, you have requested con- figuration data from your service provider this will be transmitted via WAP push. Inbox ¢ ¢ WAP push Open the tab WAP push Select the required message.
  • Page 35: Voice Mailbox/cb Services

    Voice mailbox/CB services Voice mailbox ¢ ¢ Voice mailbox Most service providers provide a mailbox in which a caller can leave voice mail for you. If the voice mail service is not part of your service provider's standard package, you will need to register for it, and possibly set it manually.
  • Page 36: Internet

    ¢ Internet ¢ Select function. Download games, applications, sounds, graphics and more for your phone at ("Down- loads"). Internet access may require registration with the service provider. Access to the service provider Direct call-up of the browser with the URL from your service provider.
  • Page 37: Enter Special Characters

    End connection Press to clear down the connection and close the browser. Navigation in the browser • Select a link. • Settings, status on/off. ì • Press briefly: go back a level. • One input field/link forward/back. • Scroll one line. Display symbols in the browser (selection) Connect...
  • Page 38: Settings

    When you have finished setting a function, you return to the profile menu where you can change a further setting. Car Kit If an original Siemens Car Kit is used, the profile is activated automatically when the phone is inserted into the cradle. Headset...
  • Page 39: Own Greeting

    Themes ¢ ¢ Themes í Load a completely new visual pres- entation onto your phone. Various functions are re-organised on a theme basis at the press of a key, e.g. Animations, Sounds, Font, Wallpaper Theme files are compressed to save memory space.
  • Page 40: Phone Pilot

    Bluetooth devices. The Bluetooth Phone owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Siemens is under licence. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners. Bluetooth QDID (Qualified Design ID): B02422 Bluetooth setup ì...
  • Page 41 Default setting and activation of the connection profiles for data trans- mission. The phone default setting varies from service provider to service provider. Consult your serv- ice provider or go to this address on the Internet for more information mobilephonescustomercare...
  • Page 42: Navigation Keys

    Fax/data Send voice/fax Set this function on the phone before transmission so that you can switch from voice mode to fax mode. Rec. fax/data The call is signalled by a special ring- tone and the type of call (fax or data) is displayed.
  • Page 43: Call Settings

    Number keys Number keys 2 to 9 can be used as speed dialling numbers for fast access to functions. Number key 1 is reserved for the mailbox phone number. Assigning numbers or functions Select the key. Call up the edit function. ñ...
  • Page 44: Phone Setup

    All calls All calls are diverted. Symbol in the top line of display in standby mode. Ç Other possibilities for divert: reachable, reply, Busy, Receiving fax, Receiving data Alert calls from Only calls from phone numbers that are in the Phonebook/Addressbook or in a group are signalled audibly.
  • Page 45: Phone Identity

    Phone identity Identity no. The phone identity number (IMEI) is displayed. About phone Product name, production date, software version. CC-Monitor Call center monitor. Device check A self-test (all individual tests) as well as individual tests are offered. Software version # 0 6 # press, then Memory assist.
  • Page 46: Direct Call

    Auto time Time and time zone are set automat- ically. The time zone is detected automatically. Security ¢ ¢ Security í Auto key lock The keypad is locked automatically if no key has been pressed for a specif- ic time. However, you can still re- ceive calls and make an emergency call.
  • Page 47: Network Info

    Accessories ¢ ¢ í Car Kit Only in combination with an original Siemens handsfree car kit (see ac- cessories). The car kit profile is acti- vated automatically when the phone is inserted into the cradle. Edit profile See page 37.
  • Page 48: Usb Charging

    Car Kit Comfort Basic. Headset Only in conjunction with an original Siemens headset (see accessories). If an original Siemens headset is used the profile is automatically activated when the headset is plugged in. Edit profile See page 37.
  • Page 49: Organiser

    Organiser ¢ ¢ Select function. í Calendar You can enter appointments in the calendar. Time and date must be set for the calendar to work correctly. The calendar offers you three views: monthly view, weekly view, and dai- ly view. Appointments are shown as a colour bar on the vertical hour divi- sion.
  • Page 50: Time Zones

    Dictat.machine ¢ ¢ Dictat.machine í Use the dictating machine to record short voice memos or for recording calls. New recording Record new Select. A brief beep sounds when the recording starts. Now ô dictate the text. Switch between pause/ record. ó...
  • Page 51: Extras

    Extras ¢ ¢ Select function. í SIM services (optional) Your service provider may offer special applications such as mobile banking, share prices, etc. via the SIM card. Symbol for SIM services. For further information, please contact your service provider. My applications To help you organise the applica- tions you download from the Inter- net you can use the...
  • Page 52: Sound Recorder

    Currency When you call up the function for the first time, you must enter currencies into which the conversions are to be made. Enter the name of the currency (e.g. Euro). Open menu and select §Options§ with Save. Now enter the names and exchange rates of up to three additional cur- rencies for conversion.
  • Page 53: Date Calculator

    Stopwatch The stopwatch can work with lap times and intermediate times. With timing, each time a time is taken the stopwatch returns to zero. With Split timing, the clock continues to run and the respective intermedi- ate time is stored (max. 99). Start, stop or continue, depending on the ò...
  • Page 54: Alarm Clock

    Alarm clock ¢ ¢ Alarm clock í The alarm sounds at the set time even when the ringtones or the phone are switched off. The alarm clock is activated automatically after a change is made. An alarm is ended by pressing any number key.
  • Page 55: Media Player

    Media player Starting from an application When you are viewing a picture/ video or listening to a melody, the application starts a media playback. Direct key for the media player Press key ¢ All the media files on your phone are offered on four tabs: Music, Playlist, Pictures, Select tab.
  • Page 56: My Stuff

    My stuff To organise your files, you can use the file system like a PC file manager. There are separate folders for the various data types in ¢ í The list of the folders and files is displayed. Select file or folder. Open folder and select file or link.
  • Page 57: Additional Information

    You can use the browser to download applica- tions (e.g. ringtones, games, pictures, anima- tions) from the Internet. Siemens excludes all warranty and liability claims in respect of or in connection with any applica- tions subsequently installed by the customer and any software not included in the original delivery package.
  • Page 58 Misc. Text modules Voice recordings Internet pages Arranging files After the media player starts the following tabs are displayed: Songs All AAC, AAC , AAC are displayed. Playlists All playlists (file format: *.m3u) are displayed. Pictures/Videos All supported picture and video formats are displayed.
  • Page 59: Mobile Phone Manager

    MPM, a detailed user guide, and on- line help are contained on the CD en- closed with this phone. You can download future versions of the software from the Internet at:
  • Page 60: Customer Care

    You can also get personal advice about our range of products on our Premium Hotline: United Kingdom ... 0906 9597500 (0.75 £ per minute) Qualified Siemens employees are waiting to offer you expert information about our products and installation. In some countries repair and replace servic- es are impossible where the products are not sold through our authorised dealers.
  • Page 61 Customer Care 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 Peru ...0 80 05 24 00 Philippines ...0 27 57 11 18 Poland...08 01 30 00 30 Portugal ...8 08 20 15 21 Qatar...04 32 20 10...
  • Page 62: Care And Maintenance

    Following this six- month period, we recommend replacing your battery if you experience a significant drop in performance. Only purchase original Siemens batteries. Display quality declaration For technological reasons, a few small dots with different colours may appear in the display in exceptional cases.
  • Page 63: Product Data

    European Directive 1999/5/EC (R&TTE). The relevant declara- tion of conformity (DoC) has been signed. Please call the company hotline if you re- quire a copy of the original: Technical data GSM class: 4 (2 watt) Frequency range: 880–960 MHz...
  • Page 64: Sar

    'hands-free' device to keep the mobile phone away from the head and body. Additional Information can be found on the websites of the World Health Organization ( or Siemens ( . As mobile...
  • Page 65: 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 re- place the device with another device re- flecting the current state of the art, or repair the said device.
  • Page 66: Guarantee Certificate (irl)

    • 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 re- place the device with another device re- flecting the current state of the art, or repair the said device.
  • Page 67 To invoke this Guarantee, please contact our online support on the Internet mobilephonescustomercare or the Siemens telephone service. The rele- vant number is to be found in the accompa- nying user guide.
  • Page 68: Licence Agreement

    Licensed Software, if any, distributed over the air, downloaded from Siemens Web pages or servers or from other sources. COPYRIGHT. The Licensed Software and all related rights, without limitation in-...
  • Page 69 Licensed Soft- ware, all back up copies and all related ma- terials provided to You by Siemens. Your license rights terminate automati-cally and immediately without notice if You fail to com- ply with any provision of this Agreement.
  • Page 71: Index

    Index Alarm clock... 53 Alert calls from ... 43 All calls (diversion)... 43 All incoming (network barrings) ... 45 Any key to answer ... 43 Appointments... 48 Auto key lock ... 45 Auto last number redial... 19 Autom. display, clock ... 44 Band selection ...
  • Page 72 Handsfree talking... 20 Headset ... 47 Hide ID ... 42 Highlighting mode... 14 Identity number (IMEI) ... 44 IMEI number ... 44 Inbox... 29 International dialling code ... 19 Internet ... 35 Key tones...42 Last number redial ... 19 Licence Agreement ... 67 Limit (duration/charges)...
  • Page 73 SMS/MMS ... 27 SOS ... 11 Sound recorder ...51 Sound recording ... 51 Special characters ... 17 Standard functions... 14 Standby mode ... 12 Standby time ... 10 Start up animation ... 38 Stopwatch ... 52 Switching off the phone, manual ... 10 Switching on (phone) ...

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