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    More information Help Centre On your phone—Touch > MOTOROLA BACKFLIP with MOTOBLUR You can also flick your home screen left or right to see MOTOROLA BACKFLIP with MOTOBLUR syncs two widgets called Getting started Tips & tricks. contacts, posts, feeds, messages, emails, photos and Touch them for helpful advice.

  • Page 4: Your Phone

    Back key Delete Enter Search Microphone Select * If you use a wired headset with built-in microphone, you'll Shift Messages need to use an OMTP (Open Mobile Terminal Platform) compliant headset such as the Motorola OH15. Look for the Alternate Symbols OMTP logo shown here, or go to

  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Social networking ......11 Calls ........13 Contacts .

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    Facebook Myspace T T tter all your accounts, all in one place, all the time. There’s password that you more in “Your MOTOBLUR account” on page 11. set up on that Last FM...

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    Cool content & more Browse and download thousands of the coolest apps on the planet from Android. On top of that, you get a full HTML browser, so you can surf in style. Download new apps with “Apps for all” on page 42.

  • Page 8: Touchscreen & Keys

    A - Z. Touch & hold Flick To open special options, To scroll through a list or move quickly, flick across the Contacts: All contacts touch and hold an icon or touchscreen (drag quickly and release). Alex Pico other item.

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    Key tips Tip: To make the screen lock when it goes to sleep, use “Screen lock” on page 50. Menu, home & back Power key menu Touch Home close any menu or app Press and hold Power to open the menu from...

  • Page 10: Home Screen

    Quick start: Home screen The home screen gives you all your latest information in one place. It’s what you see when you turn on the phone or touch Home from a menu. It looks like...

  • Page 11: Main Menu

    Use & change your home screen spot, another panel or the bin at the bottom of the screen. On your home screen, shortcuts are icons that let you open your favourite apps, web bookmarks, contacts, Search mail labels or music playlists. Widgets display news, To search, use a Search widget (if you have one on weather, messages and other updates.

  • Page 12: Main Menu

    Your main menu will vary. Tip: To see today’s date, touch and hold the status Tip: To find an app in the main menu, open your phone indicators. (or touch and hold Menu to open a display keypad), then type the app name.

  • Page 13: Social Networking

    Picasa and Photobucket—and automatically or other accounts to your phone. If you don’t have serves it up just the way you want it. No need to open accounts, you can visit the relevant websites to set and close apps and menus, it’s all centre stage on your them up.

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    After you add a social networking account, you can see Happenings and respond to friends’ updates with the widget on your home screen. If you don’t see one, set one up in “Widgets” on page 27. Happenings When you touch the widget to open an update, you can touch the social network’s icon to...

  • Page 15: Calls

    Open a dial pad to enter Touch to open and press numbers during a call. to add or edit. Delete Just found a £20 note on the pavement! Touch to delete a digit you Drinks on me tonight! Speakerphone have entered.

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    Mute to avoid accidental touches. • To mute the current call, touch When you move your phone away from your ear, the Hold • To put a call on hold, touch Menu >...

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    To call a number, touch it. possible to place an emergency call due to network, • To send a text message, view a contact, add the call environmental or interference issues. to speed dial or other options, touch and hold an...

  • Page 18: Contacts

    > Group Contacts: All contacts Press Menu to choose Restrict outgoing calls which group to display (like To restrict your phone so that it can only dial a few Alex Pico All, Favourites or numbers: Facebook). Create contacts Dan Smith...

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    Every that will be saved on your phone and your MOTOBLUR time you answer a call, check a message or look up a account. friend’s contact info, not only will you see their name...

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    SIM card, or one friend with two email addresses. To Where are contacts saved? Your phone saves new combine these two contacts: contacts in its memory, your MOTOBLUR account and Contacts other accounts you select: In Contacts Find it: More...

  • Page 21: Messaging

    Messaging Groups Contacts sometimes it’s best to text, IM or email . . . You can put your into groups that you create (like “friends” , “family” or “work”). You can then find Quick start: Messaging contacts faster by showing one group at a time.

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    > > Send & receive attachments Universal inbox Note: shows all of your messages To send a file in a message, open a new message, Attach files together—text, email and social networking touch Menu > and choose the file. messages. To show only one type of message, touch a...

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    “Main menu” on page 10. Edit universal inbox • to choose which accounts • If you don’t see an app for your IM provider, you can Universal inbox show messages in the Browser use your web browser. Touch >...

  • Page 24: Text Entry

    Delete a character (hold to Press Delete delete more) Typing tips Delete the current line Press Alternate To use the full keypad, just open your phone: Delete To... Jump to the beginning/end Press Alternate Enter symbols chosen from Press Symbols...

  • Page 25: Text Entry

    Touchscreen keypad Format text in emails When your phone is closed, you can open a display When you create an email, you can format your keypad by touching a text field or touching and message. To select text for formatting, press and holding Menu .

  • Page 26: Tips & Tricks

    Tips & tricks • To change the language and the style of your Select locale touchscreen keypad, touch a few handy hints • To change the sounds, corrections and other Android Shortcuts settings for your touchscreen keypad, touch keyboard To...

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    Scroll down. your accounts. Scroll list up Press Shift > Scroll Add a shortcut Touch and hold an open area screen your home screen on your home screen to open Scroll list down Press Shift > Scroll Add to Home screen...

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    Battery tips • network searching: If you are out of coverage, to Your phone is like a small computer, giving you a lot of prevent your phone from looking for networks, information and apps, at 3G speed, with a touch...

  • Page 29: Personalise

    News • : Change the widget name, choose how long it want to add a widget. You can flick left or right to shows new stories or choose a news source. To open other panels on your home screen. choose a source, touch...

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    Menu > > > Sounds Animation features Quick launch shortcuts set volume for media and videos To use a quick launch shortcut, press and hold Settings Sound & ringtones Media Menu > > > Search on the keypad, then press the assigned...

  • Page 31: Photos & Videos

    Photos You will see a thumbnail of the photo you’ve just taken on the right. Touch the thumbnail, then: Take & share photos Gallery •...

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    Picture Gallery Find it: > settings White balance photo or choose your Auto To send your photo in a message or post it online: light settings, such as Daylight Cloudy Share Touch and hold a photo, then touch Email Choose how you want to share—such as...

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    Edit Menu > Gallery • all your videos, touch To crop a photo, touch the crop tool, stretch and drag Play the crop square to the image you want, then touch the • play the video, touch crop save icon.

  • Page 34: Music

    Album Title Song Title Songs Playlists 1:14 3:45 Categories Music controls Touch a category, then touch a song or playlist. Tip: When a song is playing, you can add it to a playlist Add to playlist by touching Menu > Music...

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    (see “Bluetooth™ wireless” on page 42). What music transfer tools do I need? Get music To put music on your computer and then load it on your phone, you need: Rip a CD • a Microsoft™ Windows™ PC or Not literally.

  • Page 36: Play Music

    Transfer using Windows Media Player Transfer using USB Transfer music files from a computer to your memory To use a USB cable, see “Transfer files with a USB card. connection” on page 45. Note: Copyright—do you have the right? Always follow Play music the rules in your phone’s safety, regulatory and legal...

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    Your music is stored by artists, albums, songs and Music player controls playlists. Touch a category, then touch the song or controls Party playlist you want to play. Touch Menu > shuffle Search to play all your songs randomly or touch...

  • Page 38: Web

    To turn off your music, touch Quick start: Browser Playlists Browser Find it: > To add a song from the music library to a playlist, touch Add to playlist and hold the song then touch . Choose The page is loading. 12:00 PM Google...

  • Page 39: Browser Options

    More from » Android (operating system) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This article is about the mobile operating system. For the type of robot, New window see Android. For other uses, see Android (disambiguation)..Opens a new window.

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    Menu > > > Unknown sources Browser To launch the browser, touch > Find the app you want to download and touch the download link. Manage your downloads To view files or applications you have downloaded, Browser More Downloads touch >...

  • Page 41: Youtube

    If you don’t have a YouTube account, visit to find out more. To create an go and create your own classic account or sign in, go to “Your account” on page 40. Quick start: YouTube Watch YouTube videos YouTube Find it: >...

  • Page 42: Google Maps

    If you have a YouTube account, enter your username help you explore your surroundings and find what Sign in and password and touch you’re looking for. To create a YouTube account, touch the link to open the Google Maps Find it: > YouTube site and enter your information.

  • Page 43: Latitude

    Don’t worry, your location is not shared unless you Share location agree to it. You need to join Latitude and then invite When you receive a request to share location details your friends to view your location or accept their you can choose to: invitations.

  • Page 44: Apps For All

    > > > Bluetooth settings Get all the fun games and cool apps you want! Android Market provides access to applications from Bluetooth settings developers worldwide worldwide, so you can find the app you want. If you need help or have questions Turn on &...

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    Note: This feature requires an optional accessory. To connect with a new device, you need to pair with it. Disconnect devices You only need to do this once for each device—to To disconnect your phone from a paired device connect again, just turn on the device.

  • Page 46: Wi-fi

    . When your phone is connected to the network, the wireless indicator appears in the status bar. Connect. Tip: When you are in range and Wi-Fi is on, you will automatically reconnect to available networks you’ve connected to before. Wi-Fi...

  • Page 47: Memory Card & File Transfer

    Memory card & file transfer sync and back up files or quickly upload files to the web. copy photos, music and more to your phone To use MML, install it on your computer (use the CD Memory card that came with your phone or downloaded MML).

  • Page 48: Synchronise

    Synchronise • To use MML, open it and select a tab to Photos Videos Music manage . You can back keep up-to-date up content with the Synch button, drag and drop content or upload files to social Google™ data synchronisation networking sites.

  • Page 49: Tools

    Tools Enter your username (, password, email address and server details (server stay on top of things address is the same URL you use to access your Alarm clock company’s email using the web on your computer). Alarm Clock Find it: >...

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    Find it: > event in the day and week views, more details appear. Touch a file or folder to open, or touch and hold a file for options. Add calendar events To manage your folders and transfer files, see From any calendar view, “Memory card &...

  • Page 51: Management

    Press and hold Power to display the power menu—from here you can control Bluetooth power, Wi-Fi and GPS as well as turn the phone off and set flight mode. Flight mode Use flight mode to turn all your wireless connections off—useful when flying.

  • Page 52: Security

    Security Screen lock help keep your phone safe To set your phone to display a lock screen and prevent Settings accidental key presses, touch Menu > > Quick start: Security Display & security Screen lock > . You can also set a security lock to prevent others from using your phone.

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    Screen timeout > . If you don't touch the screen or press any keys for this amount of Enable SIM PIN time, the screen locks automatically. To unlock, see To lock your SIM (the next time you switch on the “Lock &...

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    Don't you just hate it when your life is on your phone Restore your phone and it all goes wrong? Lose it, break it, reset it or even If you lose your phone don’t worry, your contacts are worse—stolen! Relax, MOTOBLUR can help find your backed up on MOTOBLUR.

  • Page 55: Troubleshooting

    In the unlikely event that your phone stops responding to touches and key presses, try a quick reset. Remove the back cover and battery (“Assemble & charge” on page 3), then replace and turn on your phone as usual. Troubleshooting...

  • Page 56: Safety, Regulatory & Legal

    Proper and safe battery disposal and recycling: Proper battery disposal is not • Do not dry a wet or damp battery with an appliance or heat source, such as a only important for safety, it benefits the environment. Consumers may recycle their hair dryer or microwave oven.

  • Page 57: Battery Charging

    They charging. note that if you want to reduce your exposure, then you can do so by limiting the • New batteries are not fully charged.

  • Page 58: Software Copyright Notice

    > . In addition, this the purchase of Motorola products shall not be deemed to grant, either directly or by Motorola device may include self-contained applications that present supplemental implication or estoppel or otherwise, any licence under the copyrights, patents or notices for open source packages used in those applications.

  • Page 59: Emergency Calls

    Motorola strives to provide complete and accurate mapping information, directions Navigation If you wear the mobile device on your body, always place the mobile device in a and other navigational data, using a combination of governmental and private Motorola-supplied or approved clip, holder, holster, case or body harness. If you do location information sources.

  • Page 60: Follow Instructions To Avoid Interference Problems

    When you are in such an area, turn off your mobile device and do not remove, install or charge batteries. In such areas, sparks can occur and cause an explosion or fire.

  • Page 61: Glass Parts

    It is always a good idea to hold the screen away from your eyes, leave the lights on in the room, take a 15-minute break every hour and stop use if you are tired.

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    See 47 CFR Sec. 15.19(3). This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B microwaves digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to Don’t try to dry your phone in a microwave oven.

  • Page 63: Caring For The Environment By Recycling

    Because some features of your mobile device may affect your privacy or data for the use of mobile phones. If you are concerned, you may want to limit your own security, please follow these recommendations to enhance protection of your or your children’s RF exposure by limiting the length of calls or by using hands-free...

  • Page 64: Smart Practices While Driving

    If you have further questions regarding how the use of your mobile device may car is not moving or before pulling into traffic. If you must make a call while impact your privacy or data security, please contact Motorola at moving, dial only a few numbers, check the road and your mirrors, then continue.

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    All features, functionality and other product specifications, as well as the information contained in this guide, are based upon the latest available information and believed to be accurate at the time of printing. Motorola reserves the right to change or modify any information or specifications without notice or obligation.

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