Motorola 120T User Manual

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  • Page 1 DIGITAL WIRELESS TELEPHONE User's Guide >...
  • Page 2 MOTOROLA, the Stylized M Logo and all other trademarks indicated as Earpiece Antenna Menu Key such herein are trademarks of Motorola, Inc. ® Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off. TrueSync, Sidekick, Starfish, and the Stylized Starfish Logo are registered Power Key trademarks of Starfish Software, Inc., a wholly owned independent...
  • Page 3: Menu Map

    • Personalize • Active Line • Main Menu • Battery Meter • Keys • Recent Calls Note: This is the standard phone • Other Information • Greeting • Received Calls menu layout. You or your service • Connection • Quick Dial •...
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Using Call Waiting ......33 Menu Map ........3 Making a Three-Way Call .
  • Page 5 Radio ........80...
  • Page 6: About This Guide

    , then scroll to and select Index........174 Wireless Phone Safety Tips .
  • Page 7: Safety And General Information

    Safety and General range from 0.00 watts to 0.35 watts in analog mode and 0.00 watts to 0.56 watts in digital mode. Information Exposure To Radio Frequency Energy Your Motorola phone is designed to comply with the following national and international standards and guidelines regarding...
  • Page 8 When using any data feature of the phone, with or without an accessory cable, position the phone and its antenna at Portable Phone Operation and EME Exposure least one inch (2.5 centimeters) from your body.
  • Page 9: Operational Warnings

    For Vehicles With an Air Bag • NOT carry the phone in the breast pocket. Do not place a portable phone in the area over an air bag or in • use the ear opposite the pacemaker to minimize the the air bag deployment area.
  • Page 10: Getting Started

    Getting Started Blasting Caps and Areas To avoid possible interference with blasting operations, turn OFF your phone when you are near electrical blasting caps, in a blasting area, or in areas posted: “Turn off two-way radio.” What’s in the Box? Obey all signs and instructions.
  • Page 11: Charging The Battery

    3 Insert the battery, facing up. printed arrows first, into the top of 2 Plug the other end of the travel charger into the the battery appropriate electrical outlet. compartment and 3 When your phone indicates that the battery is push down.
  • Page 12: Turning Your Phone On

    1234. Your press service provider may change this number Tip: If your phone is locked, you must unlock it to answer before you receive your the call. phone. Seeing Your Phone Number Making a Call...
  • Page 13: About Your Phone

    ) or Analog ( ) Signal Indicator Shows whether you are receiving a Using the Display digital or analog signal. ➌ In Use Indicator Shows that a call is in progress. ➌ In Use ➍ Roam ➎ Message ➏ Voice ➍...
  • Page 14: Zooming In And Out

    Volume • increase and keys • When you do not intend to use a battery for a while, decrease earpiece store it uncharged in a cool, dark, dry place, such as a volume during a call refrigerator.
  • Page 15: Making And Answering Calls

    Contact your local recycling center for proper disposal methods. Never dispose of batteries in a fire because they may explode. For basic instructions on how to make a call, end a call, and answer a call, see pages 21–22. Extending Battery Life •...
  • Page 16: Returning An Unanswered Call

    Your service provider programs one or more emergency to another number, or the caller may hear a phone numbers, such as 911, that you can call under any busy signal. circumstances, even when your phone is locked.
  • Page 17: Calling With Speed Dial

    In many cases, your service provider Do This To Call has already done this for you. If necessary, see page 65 to Press and release the voice a phonebook entry store your voicemail number for one-touch dial access.
  • Page 18: Using Features While On A Call

    > ) (if available) activate an attached Using Call Waiting > speakerphone during an When you are on a call, an alert tone sounds to active call indicate that you have received a second > see your phone number call.
  • Page 19: Using The Menu

    • Press to scroll up or down to highlight the item the display (usually you want. the highlighted • In a numbered list, press a number key to highlight the menu item). Menu Key item. Enter the menu system, or open •...
  • Page 20: Entering Feature Information

    • If you enter or edit information and do not want to save your changes, press to exit without saving. After two seconds, the Press block cursor reverts to a to delete the character flashing cursor and moves...
  • Page 21: Entering Text

    Entering Text Using Tap Method This is the standard mode for entering text on your phone. Press from any text entry screen and select the Multiple text entry methods make it easy for you to enter menu option. names, numbers, and messages on your phone.
  • Page 22 flashing cursor to uppercase space . 1 ? ! , @ _ & ~ : ; " - location. or lowercase. ( ) ' ¿ ¡ % £ $ ¥ a b c 2 á à â ã ç...
  • Page 23: Using Symbol Mode

    43. 2 Press highlight the symbol you want iTAP™ software provides a predictive text entry method that lets you enter a word using one keypress per letter. Press the Press from any text entry screen and select the number key menu option.
  • Page 24 The first word of a sentence is automatically capitalized, with following words in lowercase. Enter Novel Words Press You may enter a word that the iTAP software does not change the words to initial recognize. If the word you want is not displayed: character capitalized, all...
  • Page 25: Menu Feature Descriptions

    ALLS Received Calls > Delete Letters and Words > Place the cursor to the right of the text you want to delete, View a list of recently received calls. See page 59. and then do the following: Dialed Calls >...
  • Page 26 Motorola Original™ FM Stereo Radio > Headset accessory. This menu feature is Select the ring style your phone uses to notify you displayed only when the FM Stereo Radio Headset of incoming calls, messages, or other events. See is plugged into the accessory connector port on page 95.
  • Page 27: Settings Menu

    Specify the format for the next incoming call. You > can select . See page 135. > ETUP View, enter, and edit information about your Set the features that are active during a call, such name and phone number. as the in-call timer and call answering options.
  • Page 28 > > your calls. (60 seconds is the default.) You can also > turn on or off a display timer during calls as follows: Restrict incoming and outgoing calls. See Display the elapsed time for page 140. the current call.
  • Page 29 Set the language for phone menus. Set the phone’s time and Adjust the phone’s power date. usage characteristics to Set the amount of time that conserve power. the display backlight Adjust the contrast setting remains on, or turn off the for your display.
  • Page 30 Car Settings > > > Adjust hands-free car kit settings. You can set your phone to route calls directly to the car kit when it detects a connection, and...
  • Page 31: Recent Calls

    Dialed Calls Your phone keeps a list of the calls you recently received open the and dialed, even if the calls did not connect. The lists are perform other procedures as sorted from newest to oldest entries. The oldest entries are described in the following list deleted as new ones are added.
  • Page 32: Using The Notepad

    For billing information, please contact called the notepad . This can be a phone number that your service provider directly. you called, or a number that you entered but did not You can view the following network call.
  • Page 33: Phonebook

    To view a call timer: Find the Feature > > You can store a list of names and phone numbers or email Press addresses in your phone’s electronic phonebook. scroll to the timer you want\ To see the names in your phonebook, press view the recorded time >...
  • Page 34: Storing A Phonebook Entry

    Storing a Phonebook Entry Press select A phone number or email address is required for a Note: This option is not phonebook entry. All other information is optional. available for email entries. Shortcut: Enter a phone number in the idle display, then...
  • Page 35: Storing A Pin Code With The Phone Number

    Phone Number call. The number you enter is inserted into the dialing You can store a PIN code with the phone number for calls sequence in place of the that require additional digits (for example, to make a calling character card call, or to retrieve voicemail or answering machine messages).
  • Page 36: Recording A Voice Name For A Phonebook Entry

    (in two seconds). the entry’s name (in two seconds) To speed dial a phonebook entry, see page 31. To call an 7 Press and release confirm the voice name entry with one-touch dial, see page 31.
  • Page 37: Editing A Phonebook Entry

    Edit the entry as described on pages 65-67. Depending on how the phonebook list is sorted, the Deleting a Phonebook Entry primary number is listed first, or is the only number that appears for a phonebook entry. See page 73. Find the Feature >...
  • Page 38: Sorting The Phonebook List

    (the standard), name, email address, or voice name. Note: The voice name sort is identical to the name sort, To set an entry’s primary phone number, see page 71. except that entries with voice name tags appear first.
  • Page 39: Datebook

    The datebook is a calendar that lets you schedule and Untimed Day of week organize events such as appointments and meetings. You event can set the datebook to send a reminder alarm for specific Reminder events. alarm Down scroll arrow...
  • Page 40: Adding A Datebook Event

    A title is required for a datebook event. All other want to change information is optional. edit the information Note: You must create an event to use the reminder alarm. 8 keypad keys enter new information Find the Feature >...
  • Page 41: Deleting An Event

    Radio Press store the information Deleting an Event You can use your phone to listen to FM radio stations when the optional Motorola Original™ FM Find the Feature > Stereo Radio Headset accessory is plugged into the phone’s accessory connector port.
  • Page 42: Tuning A Station

    Turn the radio off before dialing outgoing calls from the phone keypad. You do not have to turn off the radio to dial emergency numbers, or numbers selected from your Sending and Receiving Calls phonebook or recent call lists.
  • Page 43: Messages-Voicemail

    Storing your voicemail number on your phone makes it notification, listen to the message, or turn off your phone. easy for you to listen to new voicemail messages. In many cases, your service provider has already done this for you.
  • Page 44: Messages-Text

    Your text message inbox must be set up before you can scroll to the number of days send and receive messages. The number of messages the you want to keep messages inbox can hold depends on the length of the messages,...
  • Page 45: Reading, Locking, Or Deleting A Text Message

    The oldest messages are deleted close the message automatically as specified by the inbox cleanup setting (see page 85). If you want to save a message, you should lock it to prevent it from being deleted during cleanup. delete the message Find the Feature >...
  • Page 46: Storing Sounds

    Delete the message. Text messages that you receive can contain sounds. A Call the number in the message sound begins playing when you scroll to or select the ê header or embedded in the (sound file) indicator in the message.
  • Page 47: Sending A Text Message

    Sending a Text Message Press 5 keypad keys enter the message You can send a text message to one or more Note: Message length is recipients. You can manually enter each recipient’s limited.As you near the limit, phone number or email address, or select numbers/ a display counter shows how addresses from the phonebook or recent call lists.
  • Page 48: Sending A Quick Note Text Message

    Quick notes are pre-written text messages that you can incorporate into a message and send quickly (for example, Messages in the outbox are sorted from newest to oldest. ). You can also create new quick notes. The following indicators show message status: Find the Feature >...
  • Page 49: Ring Styles

    > Style Your phone rings or vibrates to notify you of an incoming call or other event. This ring or vibration is called an alert . Note: Style represents the current ring style. You can select one of five different ring styles:...
  • Page 50: Creating Alert Tones

    Note: Style represents the current ring style. Enter Notes Press To create a new tone, use the keypad keys to enter notes. scroll to For each note, you must specify the octave (optional), pitch, length, and a length modifier (optional). Press a...
  • Page 51 1/32 note 2 Set the note to a Enter a sharp or flat ( or ) dotted note sharp or flat, if before selecting the note. double dotted note...
  • Page 52 > Example Press Press the following keys to create this sequence of notes scroll to the tone and rests in octave three: C (quarter note), E flat (quarter open the note), half rest, and G (whole note): scroll to Press...
  • Page 53: Setting Reminders

    See page 90. Press Setting Reminders scroll to the tone A reminder is an alert that rings or vibrates at regular open the tone details intervals to notify you about a voicemail or text message scroll to the item you want to that you have received.
  • Page 54: Shortcuts

    Tip: Make your recording in a quiet location. Hold the phone about four inches (10 centimeters) from your mouth, and speak directly into the phone in a normal tone of voice. Do This 1 Press...
  • Page 55: Using Shortcuts

    Use this procedure to record a voice note from the idle display, or to record a phone call in progress. Your phone Select a Shortcut From the List plays an alert tone to notify the other party that the call is being recorded. Find the Feature >...
  • Page 56: Viewing The Voice Notes List

    Return to Press to open the Tip: You can play a voice note while taking a call. It will not previous screen be transmitted to the other party. Playback Screen The playback screen is displayed as the voice note plays.
  • Page 57: Locking And Unlocking A Voice Note

    Voice Note Controls Locking and Unlocking a Voice Note Stop If voice note is Lock a voice note to prevent it from being deleted. You playback and unlocked, stop go to playback and must unlock a voice note to delete it.
  • Page 58: Deleting A Voice Note

    Notes: or application • You cannot delete a locked voice note. select the item • You cannot recover a delete voice note. If you are unable to establish a network connection with the micro-browser, contact your service provider.
  • Page 59: Interacting With Web Pages

    Calculator Interacting With Web Pages Press scroll through text, or You can use your phone as a calculator and currency highlight a selectable item converter. select the highlighted item Calculating Numbers call the highlighted phone number from the Press micro-browser...
  • Page 60: Converting Currency

    Converting Currency The calculator can perform the following functions: Function Description The currency converter works just like the calculator, Insert a decimal point but uses the (currency) function: Clear the calculation Find the Feature > Clear entry (replaces when you enter >...
  • Page 61: Games

    1 if it will bring your total under or equal to 21 points. • An initial deal of an ace and a card with a face value of 10 points counts as exactly 21 points or Blackjack.
  • Page 62: Falling Numbers

    21 points. play continues automatically at the next level. • If you score more than 21 points, you go “bust” or • You earn a bonus if you finish a level without a miss. lose. How to Play •...
  • Page 63: Adjusting Your Settings

    Adjusting Your • Your credit total is saved when you exit the game. The next time you play, you start with the number of credits Settings that remain from the previous session. • The game is over when you lose all of your credits.
  • Page 64: Tty Operation

    Set TTY Mode Press scroll to When you set your phone to a TTY mode, it operates in that mode whenever the TTY device is connected. select the key scroll to the new key function Find the Feature > >...
  • Page 65: Hands-Free Use

    Automatic Hands-Free phone. These accessories provide alternative ways for you to use your phone without using your You can set your phone to automatically route calls to a car hands. kit when it detects a connection. Note: The use of wireless devices and their accessories Find the Feature >...
  • Page 66 Power-Off Delay Note: This feature may not work with all car ignition switches. When your phone is connected to a car kit, you can set it Find the Feature > to stay on for a period of time after you switch off the >...
  • Page 67: Data Calls

    • use your phone as a modem to connect to the cable into the Internet. detachable head. Make sure that the • use your phone to send and receive data calls on your Motorola logo on computer or hand-held device. the detachable Connecting Your Phone to an...
  • Page 68: Sending A Data Call

    Attaching a USB Cable Sending a Data Call Do This Use this procedure to send data from a connected device, and to synchronize phonebook and datebook information 4 Plug the end of the between your phone, computer, and/or hand-held device.
  • Page 69: Receiving A Data Call

    Find the Feature > > Reset Normal Voice Operation > After making a data call, you must reset your phone to Do This resume normal voice operations. You cannot receive voice select 1 Press calls when your phone is in data mode.
  • Page 70: Security

    • Your service provider may retain your phone’s security If you forget your unlock code, try entering 1234 or the last code for customer service purposes. In this case, you four digits of your phone number. If that does not work, do...
  • Page 71: Locking And Unlocking Your Phone

    Set Your Phone to Lock Automatically You can stop all incoming and/or outgoing calls, or you can restrict them to the numbers stored in your phonebook. You can set your phone to lock every time you turn it off. Notes: Find the Feature >...
  • Page 72: Activating Talk Secure

    • When you restrict incoming calls to numbers stored in the phonebook, a valid incoming call may be restricted Your phone can attempt to send your calls using a high- if caller ID information for the call is not available from security connection, to prevent others from intercepting the network.
  • Page 73: Troubleshooting

    ) if necessary to to hear you? unmute the phone. Check these questions first if you have problems with your phone. If you need additional help, contact the Also, make sure that your phone’s Motorola Customer Call Center at 1-800-331-6456 microphone is not blocked by its (United States) or 1-800-461-4575 (Canada).
  • Page 74 Solution Problem Solution I pressed the Be sure to press and hold My phone The ringer may be set to play a power key, but (the power key) until the display rings even tone even though your phone is nothing appears and you hear an alert.
  • Page 75 DTMF tones. You and drops voicemail can set your phone’s DTMF tones Also, make sure you have a phone calls. commands, to be . If you have trouble signal (see the “Signal Strength...
  • Page 76 Problem Solution I am unable to Try moving to a quieter location to My phone You must be in an area with digital record a voice make your voice recording. Hold beeped when I coverage. Check your phone’s note, voice...
  • Page 77: Programming Instructions

    ( ). If you do not see the indicator, you may Follow this procedure if you need to program your phone’s be in an area that has only analog phone number(s). service or no service at all. If you...
  • Page 78: Specific Absorption Rate Data

    The exposure standard for wireless mobile phones employs a unit of measurement known as the Specific Absorption Rate, or SAR. The SAR limit set by the FCC and by Health Canada is 1.6 W/kg. Tests for SAR are conducted using standard operating positions accepted by the FCC and by Industry Canada with the phone transmitting at its highest certified...
  • Page 79 Cellular Telecommunications & Internet Association (CTIA) Web site: Before a phone model is available for sale to the public in the U.S. and Canada, it must be tested and certified to the FCC
  • Page 80: Additional Health And Safety Information

    What kinds of phones are in question? Administration's Center for Questions have been raised about hand-held mobile phones, the kind that have a built-in antenna that is positioned close to Devices and Radiological Health the user's head during normal telephone conversation. These...
  • Page 81 First, it is uncertain how to apply the results cancers by the National Cancer Institute is expected to obtained in rats and mice to humans. Second, many of the bear on the accuracy and repeatability of these results.
  • Page 82 80 million people, whether was the only change noted among more than 20 variables or not they used their phones. Thus it is not possible to tell compared. whether any individual's cancer arose because of the phone, or whether it would have happened anyway.
  • Page 83 The agency has recommended that the industry: simple steps they can take to do so. For example, time is a key factor in how much exposure a person receives. Those •...
  • Page 84: Warranty

    CD-ROMs or other tangible media and sold for use with these Products (“Software”) to be free from defects in materials and 2. Tice et al. Tests of mobile phone signals for activity in genotoxicity and other laboratory assays. In: Annual Meeting of workmanship under normal consumer usage for the period(s) the Environmental Mutagen Society;...
  • Page 85 Product or Accessory to abnormal that transmit mono sound first consumer purchaser of usage or conditions; or (d) other acts which are not the fault of through a wired the product. Motorola, are excluded from coverage.
  • Page 86: Who Is Covered

    Products Accessories or Software is excluded from Motorola, at its option, will at no charge repair, replace or coverage. refund the purchase price of any Products, Accessories or Software Software that does not conform to this warranty.
  • Page 87: What Other Limitations Are There

    Authorized Repair Center. To obtain service, you must Some states and jurisdictions do not allow the limitation include: (a) a copy of your receipt, bill of sale or other or exclusion of incidental or consequential damages, or comparable proof of purchase; (b) a written description of the limitation on the length of an implied warranty, so the problem;...
  • Page 88: Product Registration

    10, 80, 110, new Motorola product. Registering helps us facilitate warranty 125, 127, 131 service, and permits us to contact you should your product standard 18 require an update or other service. Registration is for U.S. accessory connector port residents only and is not required for warranty coverage.
  • Page 89 75 calling card 67 speakerphone, 131–133 deleting a call 59–60 canceling 30 activating 34 contrast, display 56 dialed calls list 32, 34, data call 134–136 storing 59–60 currency converter 118 59–60 datebook, opening 34 three-way call 33 cursor 38 dialing a number 21 deleting 59–60...
  • Page 90 119–123 type, setting 135–136 illustration 1 greeting, display 54 end 1, 22, 35 message volume, adjusting 25 left soft key 1, 23, 35, email indicators address, storing in lock 53, 140 hands-free mode active line 23, 24 phonebook...
  • Page 91 50, 94 defined 24 missed call indicator 29 master clear 57 illustration 23 message 29 master reset 56 menu key 1, 10, 24, 35 missed call, dialing 32 message passwords. See codes message muting a call 34 pause character 68 deleting, text 87–90...
  • Page 92 69 changing 137–138 selecting 95–96 attaching two numbers voice name indicator 64 send key 1, 21, 22, 59 turning off 30 PIN code 67 short message service. capacity, checking 72 power key 1, 21 See text message...
  • Page 93 55 block cursor 38 voice dial customizing 124 timers 61–63 browse mode 39 dialing a number 32, 70 functions 23, 35 resetting 63 character chart 42 recording voice name illustration 1 viewing 63 entering from keypad...
  • Page 94 31 reminders, turning on/off using 83–84 volume earpiece 25 keypad 97 ringer 25, 97 volume keys 1, 25 wait character 68 warranty 166–172 Web pages 114–115 zoom setting 55 zooming in/out 25 U.S. patent Re. 34,976...
  • Page 95: Wireless Phone Safety Tips

    3 Position your wireless phone within easy reach. Be Wireless Phone Safety able to access your wireless phone without removing your eyes from the road. If you receive an incoming call Tips at an inconvenient time, if possible, let your voice mail answer it for you.
  • Page 96 8 Use your wireless phone to call for help. Dial 9-1-1 or Check the laws and regulations on the use of other local emergency number in the case of fire, traffic wireless telephones and their accessories in the accident or medical emergencies.* areas where you drive.
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