Motorola DROID 2 GLOBAL User Manual
Motorola DROID 2 GLOBAL User Manual

Motorola DROID 2 GLOBAL User Manual

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  • Page 1 USER GUIDE...
  • Page 3 • Answers: Touch > DROID2™ Global by Motorola You can also flick your home screen left or right to Make calls from over 200 countries with see the Tips & Tricks widget. DROID2 Global by Motorola. Your new phone has •...
  • Page 4: Your Phone

    Your phone the important keys & connectors 3.5mm Power Headset 1:53 Press = sleep Hold = power LOCK 1:53 Volume Keys See all your apps. Touch the Launcher icon. 1 of 6 Micro USB Connector Charge or connect to Text...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Home screen ......8 Apps ........11 Calls .
  • Page 6: Let's Go

    SIM card supplied by Verizon Wireless® or by another GSM or UMTS service provider. When you microSD in (may be SIM in set your phone to use a GSM 900/1800 or UMTS 2100 already inserted) (already inserted) network (see “Select a network” on page 12), you may be prompted to enter a subsidy code.
  • Page 7: Touchscreen & Keys

    Select a language. Touchscreen on/off Follow the setup wizard to create Your touchscreen is on when you need it and off when or log in to your Gmail account. you don’t. Note: If you have an existing Gmail account, your •...
  • Page 8 Contacts: A-Z touch and hold an icon or Flick Contacts: All contacts other item. Try it: In the To scroll through a list or move quickly, flick across the Arthur Bando home screen, touch touchscreen (drag quickly and release). Contacts...
  • Page 9: Rotate The Screen

    You can also zoom in or out by moving your fingers Touch Menu to open menu options, or touch apart or pinching your fingers together on the screen. Back to go back. Touch Search for text search, or touch and hold for voice search.
  • Page 10: Home Screen

    Quick tips Home screen If you’re not sure what to do next, try one of these: quick access to the things you need most To... Quick start: Home screen The home screen gives you all your latest information Get the details—Open a...
  • Page 11 Messages Calendar , or widgets). Flick the home screen left and right to see more panels or to add widgets or shortcuts. There’s more about social networking widgets in “Social networking” on page 21. 1:53 Motorola •...
  • Page 12 (full charge) Notifications & phone status At the top of the screen, icons on the left notify you Tip: To see today’s date, touch and hold the status bar about new messages or events (notifications). Icons at the top of the screen.
  • Page 13: Apps

    Quick start: Apps Launcher icon Market touch > You can find all of your apps in one place. From the Your phone can tell you when there’s an updated app Launcher icon home screen, just touch to open the or other phone software. To install the update, just app menu.
  • Page 14: Calls

    DROID2 Global by Motorola switches effortlessly you downloaded), , or other options. between CDMA, GSM 900, GSM 1800, and Launcher To reinstall apps from Android Market, touch UMTS 2100 networks, so you can make calls in over icon Market My downloads > >...
  • Page 15 Mute Enter a phone number & Touch to mute or touch here to call it. unmute the call. To use a Bluetooth® device during a call, touch Bluetooth . For more information, see “Connect new devices” on page 47. Calls...
  • Page 16: Recent Calls

    Your phone has an assisted dialing feature that makes Phone Return to call in progress > > dialing easy. For local calls, just dial the local number. For international calls, dial the country code, the area Make & answer calls code (if applicable), then the phone number. Phone...
  • Page 17 In very limited circumstances, such as where your Your phone can use an optional teletypewriter (TTY) phone has been exposed to extreme heat, “Cool device, for people who are hard of hearing or have a Down” message screens will appear. To avoid possible speech impairment.
  • Page 18: Contacts

    Contacts you flick or drag the list, drag the scroll bar that appears to move the list faster. contacts like you’ve never had before Call or email contacts Quick start: Contacts Contacts Find it: Contacts Find it: View contact Call contact...
  • Page 19: Create Contacts

    > top. contact • To change how you view the list of contacts, flick left or right at the bottom of the screen to select Touch to select a picture for the contact. History (recently used), (list without status), or Status (list with status).
  • Page 20: Messaging

    Synchronize contacts Messaging When you change one of your contacts, your phone sometimes it’s best to text, or IM, or email . . . automatically updates your other social networking Quick start: Messaging accounts. Also, your phone updates your contacts and...
  • Page 21 Send & receive attachments message and all of its replies, touch it. To send a file in a message, open a new message and • respond to a message, just open it and enter...
  • Page 22 Set up messaging Email Launcher icon To add email accounts, touch The first time you turned on your phone (see page 4), My Accounts Add account > > you logged in to your Gmail™ account. You can add any other email account that you set up.
  • Page 23: Social Networking

    • If you don’t see an app for your IM provider, you can Social networking use your web browser. Touch Home my life, your life Browser > , touch Menu > , then enter your provider’s website. Once you’re there, follow Your social networking account the link to sign in.
  • Page 24: Text Entry

    Typing tips Twitter and MySpace messages will always appear as “read” on your phone, but your phone notifies you To use the full keypad, just open your phone: when you receive a new message. MySpace marks To... your messages as “read” online.
  • Page 25 To... To select an input method for a touchscreen keypad, Jump to the beginning/end Press Alternate touch and hold a text entry area on the screen to open of a line then press a Edit text Input method menu. Touch , then touch navigation key.
  • Page 26 As you type, your phone suggests words from your dictionary and chosen language. Your phone also automatically enters apostrophes in some words, like “dont. ” You can also touch two keys at the same time, such as Shift with a letter.
  • Page 27: Tips & Tricks

    Tips & tricks Battery tips a few handy hints Want to extend your battery life? Try these: • To select a battery profile that suits your phone use, General tips Settings Battery Manager touch Menu > > • If you can’t to see the screen while wearing •...
  • Page 28: Digital Living

    Blockbuster On Demand lets you rent or purchase media content—photos, videos, and tunes—with videos and download them to your phone. To use the friends and family. service, you need a Blockbuster account and a Media connection to a Wi-Fi network.
  • Page 29 • Connect to a Wi-Fi network or use your own Wi-Fi Share using DLNA hotspot (see “Wi-Fi®” on page 48). DLNA lets you expand the ways you can enjoy your Media Share will lead you the rest of the way.
  • Page 30: Photos & Videos

    Photos take the photo, lightly press Camera halfway until the autofocus box turns green, then press all the Take & share photos way to take the photo. Take that family photo, and post it online for everyone •...
  • Page 31 Photo options options Touch the viewfinder, then touch a tab on the right side Quick Automatically upload photos to of the screen to set photo options: Upload accounts you select, such as Album Facebook MySpace Photobucket options and more. Scenes...
  • Page 32 Move up Move right Move left The tag you create will be applied to any photo you Move down take, until you deactivate tags, or until you remove the tag name from the current tags list.
  • Page 33 To get the clearest videos, wipe the lens clean with a soft, dry cloth before you record a video. Video options Touch the viewfinder, then touch a tab on the right side Adjust video capture settings of the screen to set video options: Time Remaining for greater creative control.
  • Page 34 3 videos thumbnails. Scroll through the thumbnails by flicking them up or down. Touch a thumbnail to select it for viewing or playback. When you select a thumbnail, it is enlarged to normal viewing size. Videos are paused at the beginning.
  • Page 35: Music

    Libby Went Trailriding Without Me 1:14 3:45 Categories Music Controls Touch a category, then find & select the music you want. Tip: When a song is playing, you can add it to a playlist Add to playlist by touching Menu > Music...
  • Page 36 Your phone has a 3.5mm headset jack for wired stereo What music transfer tools do I need? listening. You can go wireless with Bluetooth® stereo To put music on your computer and then load it on headphones or speakers (see “Bluetooth® wireless” your phone, you need: on page 47).
  • Page 37 Launcher icon Music Find it: > Music player Just touch a song or playlist to get going. Categories Touch to select Albums Songs Playlists Artists music by artist, Brook Fairfax album, song, 1 album or playlist. Max Keppler And AnnaLee...
  • Page 38 To turn off your music, touch Fast forward/rewind Touch and hold Playlists View playlist Touch To add a song from the music library to a playlist, touch Shuffle Touch Add to playlist and hold the song then touch . Choose...
  • Page 39: 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 38. Quick start: YouTube Watch videos Launcher icon...
  • Page 40: Web

    Launcher icon YouTube Find it: > , then touch Upload Menu > Touch the video you want to upload. You can change the video title, description, set the access, and add tags. New window Bookmarks Windows Upload Press Menu Touch browser options.
  • Page 41 Navigate to previously viewed When you touch a Baseball Dayton Team - pages. Get the latest Baseball Dayton high school Baseball news, rankings, schedules, stats, scaores, results & athletes. . . - Op ons link, your phone Dayton Flyers Baseball rosters, game schedules, photos, ar cles ...
  • Page 42: Personalize

    Find an empty spot on your home screen where you locations. To add locations, touch , enter a city, want to add a widget. You can flick left or right to Search and touch . When you open the weather open other panels on your home screen.
  • Page 43 Some apps are designed so that your phone can “animate” them by rotating, fading, moving, and stretching one or more images. Quick launch shortcuts You can add shortcuts directly to the home screen by touching and holding an empty spot on the home Shortcuts screen, touching , and selecting a shortcut.
  • Page 44: Google Maps

    Enter text in the search box, like an address, business, or city, then touch Search Note: The map image you see may be a little different. Tip: If it’s an address you have visited before, select from the list shown.
  • Page 45 Select your mode of transport (car, public transport or walk), then touch . Your directions are shown as a list. To view your directions on a map, touch Show on map More When you have finished, touch Menu >...
  • Page 46: Google Latitude

    Remove this friend Touch Don’t worry, your location is not shared unless you agree to it. You need to join Google Latitude, and then Share location invite your friends to view your location or accept their When you receive a request to share location details invitations.
  • Page 47: Apps For All

    > > Latitude Android Market™ Note: You need to set up a Gmail™ account (see “Set up & go” on page 4) in order to buy and download apps from Android Market™. Launcher icon Market Find it: > Get all the fun games and cool apps you want! Android...
  • Page 48 GPS-type service, chat room, marketplace or social network from this device, you should carefully review the terms of such service or application. If you use any of these non-Verizon Wireless services or applications, personal information you submit may be read, collected, or used by the service or application provider and/or other users of those forums.
  • Page 49: Bluetooth® Wireless

    Note: This feature requires an optional accessory. To connect with a new device, you need to pair with it. Quick start: Bluetooth wireless You only need to do this once for each device—to Settings Wireless &...
  • Page 50: Wi-Fi

    Wi-Fi features in France unless you are indoors. To manually disconnect your phone from a paired device, touch the device name in the devices list, then Use a wireless network for fast Internet access and to Disconnect touch Menu >...
  • Page 51 Contact your service provider. Note: To extend battery life, turn off Wi-Fi power when You can set up your phone as a Wi-Fi hotspot to not in use. provide portable, convenient internet access to other Wi-Fi enabled devices.
  • Page 52: Memory Card & File Management

    Save Touch when the settings are complete. insert a memory card, see “Assemble & charge” on page 4. Activate hotspot the files on your phone and memory card, touch Launcher icon 3G Mobile Hotspot Find it: > Launcher icon Files >...
  • Page 53: Usb Connection

    USB mass storage USB connection • —Drag and drop files between your computer and memory card You can connect your phone to a computer with a USB folders. When you’re done, use “Safely cable. Remove Hardware” before disconnecting the Note: The first time you use a USB connection, your USB cable.
  • Page 54: Tools

    New event From any view, touch Menu > > To add an alarm, touch Enter the event start time and other details. You can Add alarm Menu > , then even set a reminder so you don’t forget about the 7:00 enter alarm details.
  • Page 55: Management

    You can then turn Wi-Fi and/or Bluetooth back on, if permitted by your airline. Other wireless voice and data services (such as calls and text messages) remain off in airplane mode. Emergency calls to your region's emergency number (e.g., 911) can still be made.
  • Page 56 Update my phone Stay up to date with the latest software for your phone. You can check, download, and install updates using your phone or your computer: •...
  • Page 57: Security

    Select device administrators Location & security Set up screen lock Add or remove device administrators > > Password > You can set a pattern, PIN, or password to prevent Enter the password, then confirm it. unauthorized access to your device. Security...
  • Page 58: Global Phone

    Remote wipe a lost or stolen phone or damaged, please follow these instructions to install Don't you just hate it when your life is on your phone a new SIM card: and it all goes wrong? Lost, or even worse—stolen! If Remove the battery cover and remove the battery.
  • Page 59: Troubleshooting

    You scratch your SIM card. Avoid exposing your SIM card can also contact the Motorola Customer Support to static electricity, water or dirt. If your SIM card is Center at 1-800-734-5870 (United States), *611 lost or damaged while in the U.S., please dial...
  • Page 60: Safety, Regulatory & Legal

    Therefore: used batteries in many retail or service provider locations. Additional information on • Don’t dry a wet or damp battery with an appliance or heat source, such as proper disposal and recycling may be found on the web: a hair dryer or microwave oven.
  • Page 61: Battery Charging

    It is always a good idea to hold the screen away from your eyes, Driving Precautions leave the lights on in the room, take a 15-minute break every hour, and stop use if Responsible and safe driving is your primary responsibility when behind the wheel you are tired.
  • Page 62: Small Children

    Glass Parts authorities for more information. Some parts of your mobile device may be made of glass. This glass could break if Do not dispose of your battery or mobile device with your the product is dropped on a hard surface or receives a substantial impact. If glass household waste.
  • Page 63: Implantable Medical Devices

    If you have any questions about using your mobile device with your • If you wear the mobile device on your body, always place the mobile device in a implantable medical device, consult your healthcare provider.
  • Page 64: Fcc Notice To Users

    (to R&TTE Directive) at To find your DoC, enter the limit your own or your children’s RF exposure by limiting the length of calls or by Product Approval Number from your product’ s label in the “Search” bar on the using handsfree devices to keep mobile phones away from your head and body.”...
  • Page 65: Emergency Calls

    This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B Your Location digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to Location-based information includes information that can be used to determine the provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential approximate location of a mobile device.
  • Page 66: Smart Practices While Driving

    Be sure to remove or clear all personal information before you car is not moving or before pulling into traffic. If you must make a call while recycle, return, or give away your device. You can also backup your personal data moving, dial only a few numbers, check the road and your mirrors, then continue.
  • Page 67 If it does get wet, don’t try to accelerate drying details and network resources. with the use of an oven or dryer, as this may damage the mobile device. • Location-based information—Location-based information includes information that can be used to determine the approximate location of a mobile extreme heat or cold device.
  • Page 68: California Perchlorate Label

    Not all phones have been rated. Phones that are rated Product packaging and product guides should only be disposed of in accordance with have the rating on their box or a label on the box. To maintain the published Hearing national collection and recycling requirements. Please contact your regional Aid Compatibility (HAC) rating for this mobile phone, use only the original equipment authorities for more details.
  • Page 69: Export Law Assurances

    Furthermore, Motorola device may include self-contained applications that present supplemental the purchase of Motorola products shall not be deemed to grant either directly or by notices for open source packages used in those applications.
  • Page 70: States And Canada

    (cracks, use with these Products (“Accessories”), and Motorola software contained on scratches, etc.) to the surface of the product resulting from misuse; (b) contact with CD-ROMs or other tangible media and sold for use with these Products (“Software”)
  • Page 71: What Other Limitations Are There

    Motorola Authorized Repair Center. To obtain service, you must include: (a) a copy of your receipt, bill of sale or other comparable proof of purchase; (b) a written description of the problem; (c) the name of your service provider, if...
  • Page 72 600 N US Hwy 45 Libertyville, IL 60048 Note: Do not ship your product to the above address. If you need to return your product for repairs, replacement, or warranty service, please contact the Motorola Customer Support Center at:...

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