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Motorola V60B Manual

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Welcome to the world of Motorola digital wireless
communications! We are pleased that you have chosen the
Headset Jack
Insert headset
accessory for
hands-free use.
Left Soft Key
Perform functions
identified by left
display prompt.
Volume Keys
Adjust earpiece
and ringer volume.
End Key
End phone calls,
exit menu system.
Smart Key
Select menu items,
send and end calls.
Power Key
™ Series 60 wireless phone.
Connector Port
Insert charger and
phone accessories.
Menu Key
Status Light
See incoming call
and service status.
Right Soft Key
Perform functions
identified by right
display prompt.
Voice Key
Record voice notes
Send Key
Send and answer
calls, view recent
dialed calls list.
Scroll Key
Move through
menus and lists.


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  • Page 1 Welcome Welcome to the world of Motorola digital wireless communications! We are pleased that you have chosen the Motorola ™ Series 60 wireless phone. Display Earpiece Menu Key Status Light Headset Jack See incoming call Insert headset and service status.
  • Page 2 (Hong Kong) MOTOROLA, the Stylized M Logo and all other trademarks indicated as such herein are trademarks of Motorola, Inc. ® Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off. TrueSync, Sidekick, Starfish and the Stylized Starfish Logo are registered trademarks of Starfish Software, Inc., a wholly owned independent subsidiary of Motorola, Inc.
  • Page 3: Menu Map

    Menu Map Main Menu Note: This is the standard phone menu layout. You or your service • Recent Calls provider may have changed the • Received Calls menu layout or changed some • Dialed Calls feature names. Not all features •...
  • Page 4: Settings Menu

    • Greeting • Call Forward • Quick Dial • Voice Calls • Fax Calls • Initial Setup • Data Calls • Time and Date • Cancel All • 1-Touch Dial • Forward Status • Auto Redial • Backlight • Phone Status •...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Display ........26...
  • Page 6 Choosing a Text Mode ......52 Tap Method ........53 Symbol Mode .
  • Page 7 Setting Up the Phonebook ......97 Datebook........99 Week View .
  • Page 8 Games ........
  • Page 9 Security ........159...
  • Page 10: About This Guide

    A reference guide for your phone is also available that explains the phone’s features in more detail. To obtain a copy of the reference guide or another copy of this user guide, see the Motorola Web site at: (United States) (Hong Kong)
  • Page 11: Optional Features

    SIM card, and/or subscription-dependent features. These features may not be offered by all service providers in all geographical areas. Contact your service provider for information about availability. Optional Accessories Features marked with this label require the use of an optional Motorola Original™ accessory.
  • Page 12: Safety And General Information

    (RF) energy. The phone is capable of transmitting in the frequency ranges of 880 MHz to 915 MHz, 1710 MHz to 1785 MHz, and 1850 MHz to 1910 MHz in digital mode. When you communicate with your phone, the system handling your call controls the power levels at which your phone transmits.
  • Page 13 1986 • International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP) 1998 • Ministry of Health (Canada) Safety Code 6. Limits of Human Exposure to Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Fields in the Frequency Range from 3 kHz to 300 GHz, 1999 • Australian Communications Authority...
  • Page 14 Holding the antenna affects call quality and may cause the phone to operate at a higher power level than needed. Phone Operation When placing or receiving a phone call, hold your phone as you would a wireline telephone. Speak directly into the microphone.
  • Page 15: Approved Accessories

    RF energy. Aircraft When instructed to do so, turn off your phone when on board an aircraft. Any use of a phone must be in accordance with applicable regulations per airline crew instructions.
  • Page 16 RF energy. Your physician may be able to assist you in obtaining this information. Safety and General Use While Driving Check the laws and regulations on the use of phones in the area where you drive. Always obey them.
  • Page 17 Operational Warnings For Vehicles With an Air Bag Do not place a portable phone in the area over an air bag or in the air bag deployment area. Air bags inflate with great force. If a portable phone is placed in the air bag deployment area and the air bag inflates, the phone may be propelled with great force...
  • Page 18 Batteries All batteries can cause property damage and/or bodily injury such as burns if a conductive material such as jewelry, keys, or beaded chains touches exposed terminals. The conductive material may complete an electrical circuit (short circuit) and become quite hot.
  • Page 19: Getting Started

    Your SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) card contains your phone number, service details, and phonebook/message memory. It is stored in a recess in the battery compartment. Caution: Do not bend or scratch your SIM card. Avoid exposing your SIM card to static electricity, water, or dirt. Do This 1 If the phone’s battery door...
  • Page 20 4 Close the SIM card door and slide up (toward the antenna) to lock the SIM card in place. 5 Install the battery as described in the following section.
  • Page 21: Installing The Battery

    Getting Started Installing the Battery Before you can use your phone, you need to install and charge the battery. Your phone is designed to be used only with Motorola Original batteries and accessories. We recommend that you store batteries in their protective cases when not in use.
  • Page 22: Charging The Battery

    Charging the Battery Before you can use your phone, you need to install and charge the battery. Do This 1 Plug the travel charger into your...
  • Page 23: Turning Your Phone On

    Getting Started Note: When you charge the battery, the battery level indicator in the upper right corner of the display shows how much of the charging process is complete. See the “Battery Level Indicator” item on page 28. Turning Your Phone On...
  • Page 24: Sending A Call

    Getting Started Sending a Call To call a number, your phone must be turned on, have a SIM card inserted, be unlocked, and have a network connection with adequate signal strength. Press 1 keypad keys dial the phone number (up to 32...
  • Page 25: Receiving A Call

    Getting Started Receiving a Call To receive a call, your phone must be turned on, have a SIM card inserted, and have a network connection with adequate signal strength. If your phone is locked, you must unlock the phone to answer the call.
  • Page 26: About Your Phone

    Some of the phone functions described in this guide must be performed from the idle display. The term idle display refers to the standard display that you see when your phone is on and ready to use, when you are not on a call or using the menu system.
  • Page 27 Signal Strength Indicator Shows the strength of your phone’s connection with the network. Strong No signal You cannot send or receive calls when the “no signal” indicator is displayed. In Use Indicator Appears when a call is in progress. Roam Indicator Appears when your phone uses another network system outside your home network.
  • Page 28 This type of connection may be used by your service provider to allow faster data transfer speeds. The GPRS indicator does not mean that you are in a call; it simply indicates that you are registered on the network via a GPRS connection.
  • Page 29: Status Light

    About Your Phone Alert Setting Indicator Shows the current selected alert profile. The default alert setting is a ringer. Loud ring Soft ring Vibrate Ring and vibrate Silent Status Light The status light tells you when Status you have an incoming call or...
  • Page 30: Volume Keys

    Note: Turning on the status light will substantially reduce your phone’s standby time (the length of time that your phone’s battery retains power when the phone is turned on but is not in use). Volume Keys Use the upper and lower volume keys to adjust your phone’s earpiece and...
  • Page 31: Smart Key

    About Your Phone You can also use the volume keys to scroll up or down through menus and lists. To change keypad volume, see “Customize an Alert Profile” on page 140. Smart Key The smart key gives you External another way to perform...
  • Page 32 About Your Phone Set Phone Alert To change your phone’s alert in the external display: Press Alert 1 volume keys scroll to 2 smart key select an alert type 3 volume keys return to the idle display...
  • Page 33: Battery Use

    About Your Phone Return an Unanswered Call When you cannot answer a call, your phone keeps a record of your unanswered calls and displays the message X Missed Calls , where is the total number of missed calls. X Missed Calls...
  • Page 34 (14°F) or above 45°C (113°F). Always take your phone with you when you leave your vehicle. • When you do not intend to use a battery for a while, store it uncharged in a cool, dark, dry place, such as a refrigerator.
  • Page 35: Sending And Receiving Calls

    Sending and Receiving Calls For basic instructions on how to send a call, end a call, and receive a call, see pages 24–25 of the “Getting Started” section. This chapter describes features that help you send and receive calls with your phone. For information about other call-related phone functions, see “Recent Calls”...
  • Page 36: Caller Id

    Sending and Receiving Calls You must turn on automatic redial to use this feature. See the “Auto Redial” item on page 74 to turn on automatic redial. When automatic redial is turned off, you can manually activate the feature to redial a phone number. When you hear a busy...
  • Page 37: Returning An Unanswered Call

    (such as 911) that you can call under any circumstances. You can dial and call the emergency number even when your phone is locked, when you are prompted to enter a code or password, when the SIM card is not inserted in your phone, or when the SIM card is blocked or disabled.
  • Page 38: Entering Numbers In The Notepad

    You can use the notepad to store a phone number that you intend to call later (such as a phone number told to you by the other party during a call). To retrieve these digits, see “Using the Notepad”...
  • Page 39: Dialing With Speed Dial

    “Storing a Phonebook Entry” on page 87. Dialing With 1-Touch Dial You can call phonebook entries 1 through 9 with the push of a single key. Just press and hold the one-digit speed dial number for one second.
  • Page 40: Dialing A Number In A Text Message

    Sending and Receiving Calls Note: You must specify which phone number list you want to use with this feature: phone memory phonebook, or SIM card phonebook. See “1-Touch Dial Preference” on page 98. Dialing a Number In a Text Message If you receive a text message with an embedded phone number, you can dial the number directly.
  • Page 41: Additional Dialing Features

    Sending and Receiving Calls Additional Dialing Features In addition to pressing numbers on your keypad, you can insert numbers or characters and send calls in a variety of ways. To dial the local international access code: Do This Press for two...
  • Page 42 Press and then insert a special character when scroll to and select making a call that requires you to dial one of the following: and send additional digits (for example, to make a calling card call, or to retrieve messages from an...
  • Page 43 Sending and Receiving Calls You can also call numbers using these features: Do This To Call Press > Service Dial a service dial number > entry to call programmed on the SIM card Press > Fixed Dial a fixed dial number >...
  • Page 44: Using Features While On A Call

    If you subscribe to call waiting, an alert tone sounds while you are on a call to indicate that you have received a second call. To put the first call on hold and answer the second call: Press answer the new call SWITCH switch back to the first call...
  • Page 45: Making A Conference Call

    Using Features While On a Call You must activate call waiting in order to use the feature. See the “Call Waiting” item on page 71 to activate call waiting. Making a Conference Call To talk to more than one person on a call, you can make a conference call.
  • Page 46: Transferring A Call

    Using Features While On a Call Transferring a Call While you are on a call, you can transfer the call to another phone by first talking to the person who answers the other phone, or by directly transferring the call.
  • Page 47: Additional On-Call Features

    Using Features While On a Call Do Not Announce the Call Transfer You can directly transfer a call without talking to the person who answers. Transfer Find the Feature > Press 1 keypad keys enter the phone number where you...
  • Page 48: Using The Menu

    Using the Menu Navigating to a Feature You can access many of your phone’s features by using these keys to move through the menu system: Menu Key Enter the menu system, or open a sub-menu, when appears in the bottom center of Right Soft Key the display.
  • Page 49: Selecting A Feature Option

    Using the Menu This guide shows you how to navigate to a specific menu feature as follows: Find the Feature > Recent Calls > Dialed Calls The > symbol means that you should scroll to and select the feature. This example shows that you must press...
  • Page 50: Entering Feature Information

    • When an item has a list of possible values, press to scroll through and select a value. • When an item has a list of possible numeric values, press a number key to set the value. • If you enter or edit information and then decide that you do...
  • Page 51 Using the Menu The message center lets you compose and send text messages. (See “Entering Text” on page 52.) A flashing cursor shows you where the text will appear: Flashing Press cursor BROWSE indicates to view and Msg: insertion insert a name, point.
  • Page 52: Entering Text

    Entering Text Various text entry methods make it easy for you to enter names, numbers, and text messages on your phone. You can enter all characters (letters, numbers, and symbols) using the standard tap method. Other text modes let you easily enter numbers and symbols, or insert text already stored on your phone.
  • Page 53: Tap Method

    Entering Text Tap Method Tap method is the default standard mode for entering text on your phone. To activate tap method from any text entry screen, press and select the Tap Method menu option. To enter text using the tap method:...
  • Page 54 Entering Text General Text Entry Rules Use the keypad to enter letters, numbers, symbols, and other characters with the tap method. Press the same key repeatedly to cycle through available characters (see the “Character Chart” on page 55): Press a number key to enter text at flashing cursor...
  • Page 55 Use this chart as a guide for entering spaces, numbers, letters, symbols, and other characters with the tap method. space . 1 ? ! , @ _ & : ; " - ( ) ' ¿ ¡ % £ $ ¥...
  • Page 56: Symbol Mode

    Entering Text Symbol Mode Your phone provides an alternate way to find and enter symbol characters in a text message. You can view and select from a variety of available symbols. To activate symbol mode from any text entry screen, press...
  • Page 57 Entering Text Symbol Chart Use this chart as a guide for entering symbols in symbol mode. space . ? ! , @ _ & : ; " - ( ) ' ¿ ¡ % £ $ ¥ @ _ \ / : ;...
  • Page 58 Entering Text This Page is intended to be BLANK.
  • Page 59 Entering Text This Page is intended to be BLANK.
  • Page 60 Entering Text When you enter punctuation, this space is removed. To enter punctuation with iTAP software: Capitalization The first word of a sentence is automatically capitalized, with following words in lowercase. Press Press change the words to initial character up or down...
  • Page 61 Entering Text Delete Letters and Words Place the cursor to the right of the text that you want to delete, and then do the following: Do This DELETE Press delete one letter at a time Continue to hold delete the entire message...
  • Page 62: Menu Feature Descriptions

    If you would like to learn more about a specific feature, a reference guide for your phone is also available. To obtain a copy of the reference guide or another copy of this user guide, see the Motorola Web site at: (United States)
  • Page 63: Recent Calls

    IXED Dial or edit numbers in the fixed dial list. When you activate the fixed dial feature, users can only call the numbers in the fixed dial list. To activate fixed dial, see the “Fixed Dial” item on page 72.
  • Page 64 Menu Feature Descriptions Fixed dial list entries can be any length. If there is a fixed dial entry for the digits 555, users can call any number that starts with 555. You must enter your SIM PIN2 code to edit fixed dial entries.
  • Page 65 Listen to FM radio stations with the optional Motorola Original™ FM Stereo Radio Headset accessory. This menu feature is displayed only when the FM Stereo Radio Headset is plugged into the accessory connector port on your phone. See “Radio” on page 105.
  • Page 66 SIM A > SIM Applications PPLICATIONS Access information and applications stored on your SIM card. Your SIM card may contain applications that process your outgoing calls, text messages, and other events. Contact your service provider for details. > Browser ROWSER Access Web pages and run Web-based applications.
  • Page 67 Settings Menu IBRATE Alert > Settings Ring/Vibrate > > Alert Select a ring or vibration alert profile for incoming calls and messages. See “Ring/Vibrate” on page 139. Alert Detail > Settings > Ring/Vibrate > Alert Detail Change details about the current alert profile. Alert represents the name of the alert profile.
  • Page 68 Settings > Phone Status Credit Info > View the credit available, its expiration date, and the date of the last deposit. (This feature is available only if you subscribe to a prepay option.) Credit Available > Settings Phone Status >...
  • Page 69 Adjust call timer display and beep settings. You can set your timer to beep at a selected interval during your calls. (60 seconds is the default.) You can also turn on or off a display timer during calls as follows:...
  • Page 70 > Call Cost Setup Adjust call cost settings. You can assign a credit limit so that your phone displays your remaining credit during calls. Your phone notifies you when you approach your limit, and ends the call when you reach it.
  • Page 71 You can also use the talk then fax feature to send a fax during a call. See “Sending a Talk then Fax Call” on page 158.
  • Page 72 Menu Feature Descriptions When call waiting is activated and another call arrives while you are on a call, call waiting can play a tone to notify you of the new call. See “Using Call Waiting” on page 44. ECURITY Phone Lock >...
  • Page 73 Menu Feature Descriptions insert a SIM card. See “Protecting the SIM Card” on page 163. New Passwords Settings Security > > > New Passwords Change your unlock code (originally set to 1234) or your security code (originally set to 000000). See “Assigning a New Code or Password”...
  • Page 74: Initial Setup

    SIM card phonebook. (See “1-Touch Dial Preference” on page 98.) Auto Redial Use this option to turn on or turn off the automatic redial feature. When you turn on automatic redial, your phone automatically redials calls that fail due to busy conditions.
  • Page 75: Setting Display

    Adjust the contrast setting for your Setting display DTMF Your phone can send a number to the network as dual tone multi-frequency (DTMF) tones. DTMF tones are used to communicate with automated systems that require you to enter a number such as a code, password, or credit card number.
  • Page 76: Other Settings

    > Network View and adjust your phone’s network settings. Your service provider registers your phone to a network. You can view information about the current network, change how your phone searches for a network, specify your preferred networks, change your phone’s frequency settings...
  • Page 77 > 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 automatically answer calls after two rings. See “Hands-Free Use” on page 150. Note: The use of wireless devices and their accessories may be prohibited or restricted in certain areas.
  • Page 78: Recent Calls

    Recent Calls You can use the recent calls menu to view received calls or dialed calls, retrieve the last number stored in the notepad, and view or reset call times and costs. Viewing the Received Calls or Dialed Calls List Your phone keeps lists of the numbers from calls you recently received and dialed, even if the calls did not connect.
  • Page 79 Recent Calls Press call the entry’s number Tip: Press and hold for two seconds to send the entry number as DTMF tones. To activate DTMF tones, see the “DTMF” item on page 75. view the entry’s details if View appears above the key, or store the entry’s details in the phonebook if...
  • Page 80 Recent Calls Option Description Hide ID Show ID Hide (or show) your caller ID for the next call. Send Message Create a new text message, with the Tel No. selected number in the field. See “Sending a Text Message” on page 114.
  • Page 81: Using The Notepad

    Recent Calls Using the Notepad Your phone uses a notepad to store the most recent string of digits entered—either for a phone number that you called or for a number that you entered but did not call. To call the number, create a phonebook entry, or perform other...
  • Page 82: Viewing And Resetting Call Timers

    Recent Calls Viewing and Resetting Call Timers Your phone tracks and records call times. Use the recent calls menu to view and reset a call timer. Network connection time is the elapsed time from the moment you connect to your service provider's network to the moment you end the call by pressing .
  • Page 83 To view a call timer: Recent Calls Find the Feature > > Call Times Press scroll to the timer you want to view SELECT view the recorded time To reset the call timer: Press RESET reset the time (if available)
  • Page 84: Viewing And Resetting Call Costs

    Recent Calls Viewing and Resetting Call Costs Your phone network can provide the following cost information: Cost Tracker Description Credit Amount of your credit remaining. Available For GSM advice-of-charge, this is only available if you set a credit limit. Note: Your phone receives cost information from the advice-of-charge feature or third-party prepay software.
  • Page 85 Recent Calls Cost Tracker Description All Calls Amount spent on all dialed and received calls since the last time you reset this cost tracker. You can reset this value separate from Dialed Calls Received Calls , so Dialed Calls plus...
  • Page 86: Phonebook

    Phonebook You can store a list of names and phone numbers in your phone’s electronic phonebook. You can view these entries and call them directly from your phone. To see the list of names stored in your phonebook, press Phonebook >...
  • Page 87: Storing A Phonebook Entry

    You can store a phonebook entry on your phone or on the SIM card. Entries with a speed dial number from 1 to 250 are stored on the phone. To store a phonebook entry on your SIM card, assign a speed dial number of 251 or higher to the entry when you create it.
  • Page 88 CHANGE select Type Note: This option is not available for entries stored on a SIM card. scroll to the type of phone number SELECT select the number type Go to Step 11 Speed No.
  • Page 89 Name Note: You must enter a name and number to use this option. Complete Phonebook Entry When you are finished entering information for a phonebook entry: Press DONE store the entry and return to the...
  • Page 90 Phonebook This Page is intended to be BLANK.
  • Page 91: Dialing A Phonebook Entry

    Dialing a Phonebook Entry You can use the phonebook list, speed dial, or 1-touch dial to call a number stored in your phonebook. To use speed dial, see “Dialing With Speed Dial” on page 39. To use 1-touch dial, see “Dialing With 1-Touch Dial” on page 39.
  • Page 92: Editing A Phonebook Entry

    Phonebook Editing a Phonebook Entry You can edit a phonebook entry stored on your phone or the SIM card. Notes: • If you change an entry’s speed dial number, the entry is moved to the new speed dial location and the original entry is deleted.
  • Page 93: Deleting A Phonebook Entry

    Phone and SIM Card You can copy one or more phonebook entries from your phone to the SIM card or from the SIM card to your phone. Notes: • This procedure copies the original entry to a new location. It does not delete the original entry.
  • Page 94 Phonebook Copy a Single Entry To copy a single phonebook entry from your phone to the SIM card or from the SIM card to your phone: Phonebook Find the Feature > Press scroll to the entry you want to copy...
  • Page 95 Phonebook Copy Multiple Entries To copy multiple phonebook entries from your phone to the SIM card or from the SIM card to your phone: Phonebook Find the Feature > Press Phonebook Menu open the scroll to Copy Entries SELECT Copy Entries...
  • Page 96: Checking Phonebook Capacity

    Checking Phonebook Capacity You can check phonebook capacity to see how much space is left for storing phonebook entries on your phone and on the SIM card. For entries stored on the phone, your phone displays a memory meter that shows how much memory space remains to store phonebook and datebook entries.
  • Page 97: Synchronizing With Truesync Software

    You can specify the sort order for your phonebook entries and the location of your 1-touch dial entries. Phonebook List Sort Preference You can set up your phone to sort your phonebook list by speed dial number (the standard), name.
  • Page 98 Sort by scroll to the entry you want SELECT select the entry you want 1-Touch Dial Preference Your phone lets you specify whether your 1-touch dial entries are located on the phone or the SIM card: Find the Feature > Settings Other Settings >...
  • Page 99: Datebook

    Note: You must set the correct time and date in order to use the Time and Date datebook. Use the feature (see page 74) to set the time and date.
  • Page 100: Day View

    Datebook Day View Select a day in the week view and press VIEW ) to see the day’s events. You can store, edit, view, copy, and delete any event from the day view. Untimed Day of week event THU 19-NOV Alarm ¥...
  • Page 101: Storing A New Event

    Datebook Storing a New Event A title is required for a datebook event. All other information is optional. > day Find the Feature > Datebook > See “Selecting a Feature Option” on page 49 for instructions on scrolling to and selecting options.
  • Page 102: Changing Event Information

    Datebook Changing Event Information To change information about an existing event: Datebook Find the Feature > Press scroll to the scheduled event day VIEW display the day view scroll to the event you want to change VIEW display the event view...
  • Page 103: Copying An Event

    Datebook Copying an Event To copy information from a current event to a new event: Datebook Find the Feature > Press scroll to the scheduled event day VIEW display the day view scroll to the event to copy open the...
  • Page 104: Deleting An Event

    Datebook Deleting an Event Find the Feature > Datebook Press scroll to the scheduled event day VIEW display the day view scroll to the event to delete open the Datebook Menu scroll to Delete SELECT select Delete For non-repeating events, go to step 7.
  • Page 105: Radio

    Note: The Radio ) soft key option and Radio menu feature are displayed only when the FM Stereo Radio Headset is plugged into the accessory connector port. Tuning a Station Do This scroll up or down to the next frequency...
  • Page 106: Storing A Preset

    Radio Storing a Preset To store a station to a preset that you can recall later: Do This Press and hold a number assign its preset number to the key ( tuned station Selecting a Preset To select a preset radio station:...
  • Page 107 FM Stereo Radio Headset microphone Turn the radio off before dialing outgoing calls from the phone keypad. You do not have to turn off the FM radio feature to dial emergency numbers, or numbers selected from your phonebook or other lists.
  • Page 108: Messages-Voicemail

    Contact your service provider for more details. Storing Your Voicemail Number Store your voicemail number in your phone to make it faster and easier to use voicemail. Your voicemail number is provided by your service provider.
  • Page 109: Listening To A Voicemail Message

    To listen to your voicemail messages at any time: Find the Feature > Messages > VoiceMail Your phone calls the voicemail phone number you stored. If you do not have a voicemail number stored, the phone guides you through storing a number.
  • Page 110: Messages-Text

    Received messages appear on your phone display or in your text message inbox. You must set up the text message inbox before you can send and receive these messages. The total number of messages the inbox can hold depends on the length of the messages, and the number of other messages and drafts stored in your phone.
  • Page 111 Messages—Text Press store the expiration period CHANGE change the Reply Type scroll to the default type of replies you want to send—text messages, or other formats store the reply type CHANGE change the Cleanup setting scroll to the period of time that...
  • Page 112: Receiving A Text Message

    Messages in the text message inbox are sorted from newest to oldest. The oldest messages are deleted as new ones are added. If you want to save a message, you should lock it to prevent it from being overwritten as new messages are received.
  • Page 113 Go To Go to a Web address (URL) in the message. Reply Open a new text message, with the Reply To message’s number in the field. Forward Open a copy of the text message, with an empty field.
  • Page 114: Sending A Text Message

    Open the inbox setup menu. Sending a Text Message You can create and send a text message to one or more recipients. The text message feature lets you manually enter each recipient’s phone number, or select one or more numbers from the phonebook or recent calls lists.
  • Page 115 (see “Entering Text” on page 52) Note: Message length is limited. When 40 or fewer characters remain, a two-digit counter at the top of the display shows how many are left. store the text message DONE finish the message...
  • Page 116: Sending A Quick Note Text Message

    Sending a Quick Note Text Message Quick notes are short, pre-written text messages that you can create, select, edit, and send quickly (for example, Meet me at ...
  • Page 117 Messages—Text Quick Note Menu includes the following options: Option Description Create Message Open an editor where you can create a new quick note. Enter text and press ) to save it as a quick note. Edit Open an editor where you can edit the selected quick note.
  • Page 118: Viewing The Status Of Sent Text Messages

    Messages—Text Viewing the Status of Sent Text Messages Text messages that you send are stored in the outbox. To view the contents of your outbox: Find the Feature > Messages > Outbox Messages are sorted from newest to oldest. The following icons indicate message status: á...
  • Page 119: Shortcuts

    (See “Recent Calls” on page 78.) exit the menu system, return to the Press idle display User-Settable Shortcuts You can create shortcuts to many menu features and applications. A shortcut takes you directly to the menu item, or performs the menu action (if applicable).
  • Page 120: Creating A Shortcut

    Shortcuts Creating a Shortcut You can assign a keypad shortcut, or both a keypad shortcut to a menu item. Do This 1 Press enter the menu system 2 Scroll to the item to highlight the menu item which you want to...
  • Page 121 Shortcuts Do This CHANGE 5 Press change the keypad shortcut number, if necessary...
  • Page 122: Using Shortcuts

    Shortcuts Using Shortcuts You can use a shortcut from the idle display, while on a call, or while scrolling through a menu. Use a Keypad Shortcut If you know the shortcut number: Press open the menu 2 the shortcut’s number...
  • Page 123: Voice Notes

    Use this procedure to record a voice note when the idle display is visible, or use it during a phone call to record the call. Your phone plays an alert tone to notify the other party that the call is being recorded.
  • Page 124: Viewing The Voice Notes List

    Voice Notes Viewing the Voice Notes List The voice notes list shows all your voice notes along with other important information and features. Find the Feature > Voice Notes Locked Time/date voice note recorded Voice Notes 2)2:20pm 6/1/00 Down scroll...
  • Page 125: Playing A Voice Note

    When an optional Motorola Original™ headset accessory or FM Stereo Radio Headset accessory is connected to your phone, voice note playback is automatically routed to the headset. Tip: You can play a voice note while taking a call. It won’t be transmitted to the other party. Playback Screen While the voice note is playing, the playback screen is displayed.
  • Page 126 Voice Notes Voice Note Controls While playing back a voice note, press these keys to do the following: If the voice note is unlocked, stop Stop playback Voice playback and and go to Notes Menu display Delete Voice Note? Stop playback...
  • Page 127: Locking And Unlocking A Voice Note

    Voice Notes Locking and Unlocking a Voice Note You can prevent a voice note from being accidentally deleted by locking it. To delete a locked voice note, you must first unlock it. Find the Feature > Voice Notes Press scroll to the voice note you want to...
  • Page 128: Deleting A Voice Note

    Deleting a Voice Note You can delete a single unlocked voice note or all unlocked voice notes. To delete a locked voice note, you must first unlock it. See “Locking and Unlocking a Voice Note” on page 127. Find the Feature >...
  • Page 129: Micro-Browser

    Press scroll to a bookmark or service SELECT select the service Shortcut: If you open a text message with a Web address (URL) Go To in it, you can go directly to the URL by selecting > If you are unable to establish a network connection with the...
  • Page 130: Interacting With Web Pages

    Micro-Browser Interacting With Web Pages You can perform the following operations on a Web page: Do This scroll through a text message Press scroll through and select items in a Press and then list SELECT Press keypad keys enter requested information...
  • Page 131: Calculator

    Calculator You can use your phone as a convenient calculator and currency converter. Calculating Numbers Find the Feature > Calculator Press 1 number keys enter a number in the calculator highlight a calculator function SELECT perform the highlighted function Selected function...
  • Page 132: Function Description

    Calculator The calculator can perform the following functions: Function Description Insert a decimal point Clear the calculation Clear entry (replaces the function when you enter subsequent values in a calculation) Calculate the result Subtract Multiply Ö Divide Divide the displayed value by 100 ±...
  • Page 133: Converting Currency

    Calculator Converting Currency The currency converter works just like the calculator, but uses the (currency) function: Find the Feature > Calculator > Exchange Rate Press 1 number keys enter the exchange rate store the exchange rate 3 number keys enter the amount to convert (amount...
  • Page 134: Games

    Games Your phone contains three games that you can play between phone calls. If you get an incoming call, message, alarm, or alert, the game ends automatically. Selecting and Starting a New Game Find the Feature > Games Press scroll to the game of your choice...
  • Page 135: Ending A Game

    11 may later be counted as 1 point if it will bring your points 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 136 • If you get five cards without going bust, you win. • If you and the dealer have the same score, the dealer wins. • You can ask for a “hit” or another card as long as you do not go bust.
  • Page 137 Rules of the Game • Your score is the number of guesses it takes to reveal the secret code. • When you submit a guess, you are given clues that indicate how many symbols you have identified correctly and how...
  • Page 138 The more you succeed, the smaller your paddle gets. Rules of the game • Your score is the number of times your paddle hits the ball. • You lose when the paddle misses the ball. How to play...
  • Page 139: Adjusting Your Settings

    Ring/Vibrate Your phone rings or vibrates to notify you of an incoming call, message, or other event. This ring or vibration is called an alert . You can select one of five different alert profiles: Loud ring Soft ring...
  • Page 140 (such as incoming calls, text messages, etc.). Your phone includes a variety of preset alert tones and vibrations. Any changes you make are saved to the current alert profile. Tip: This feature also lets you set the profile’s ringer volume and keypad volume. Find the Feature >...
  • Page 141 Adjusting Your Settings Use the My Tones Feature The my tones feature lets you create up to 32 custom alert tones for your phone. The tones you create appear in the list of available alerts (see “Customize an Alert Profile” on page 140).
  • Page 142 Adjusting Your Settings Entering Notes To create a new tone, use the keypad keys to enter each note. Press a key multiple times to cycle through its available notes or options (pitch, octave, or length). The default setting for a new tone is a quarter note in octave two.
  • Page 143 Set the new octave ( , or ) before octave selecting the note. The new octave applies to the note and all following notes until you change it again. Select the note Press a keypad key to enter a note. (required) Change a note to Enter a sharp or flat (...
  • Page 144 Adjusting Your Settings Example Press the following keys to play this sequence of notes and rests in octave three: C (quarter note), E flat (quarter note), half rest, and G (whole note): Press Phone Display 1 1 1 set octave three...
  • Page 145 PLAY play the tone again CANCEL return to the my tones list Editing a Tone You cannot edit the standard alert tones included with your phone. To edit a custom tone that you created: Find the Feature > Settings >...
  • Page 146: Reminders

    Delete confirm the deletion Reminders Reminders are alerts that ring or vibrate to notify you about a voicemail or text message that you have received, or a datebook event that you have scheduled. To set or turn off reminders: Find the Feature >...
  • Page 147: Call Forwarding

    Use call forwarding options to specify which calls your phone should forward. When you are ready to accept calls on your phone again, you can turn off call forwarding. Set Up or Cancel Call Forwarding...
  • Page 148 Check Call Forwarding Status Your network may store call forwarding status for you. If you change your phone’s call forward settings (see “Set Up or Cancel Call Forwarding” on page 147), then you should confirm that the network call forward status matches your preferences.
  • Page 149: Reordering Menu Items

    , or calls View confirm that the network settings are correct Reordering Menu Items You can customize the order of the items in your phone’s main menu, depending upon your usage. Find the Feature > Settings > Other Settings >...
  • Page 150: Hands-Free Use

    Note: The use of wireless devices and their accessories may be prohibited or restricted in certain areas. Always obey the laws and regulations on the use of these products.
  • Page 151 Power-Off Delay When your phone is connected to a car kit, you can set it to stay on for a specified time period after you switch off the ignition. This keeps your phone from draining your vehicle battery by staying on indefinitely, but leaves your phone on long enough...
  • Page 152 Charger Time When your phone is connected to a car kit, you can set it to charge itself for a specified time period after you switch off the ignition. This helps ensure that the phone battery gets fully charged while the vehicle is parked.
  • Page 153: Data And Fax Calls

    Management (PIM) software and hardware products. • use your phone as a modem to connect to the Internet • use your phone to send and receive data and fax calls on your computer or hand-held device. For more information about Motorola Original data kits, see the Motorola Web site at: (United States)
  • Page 154 Attaching a Serial Cable Use the interchangeable head on the Motorola Multi-Connect Serial Cable to connect a computer, Palm III device, or Palm V device to your phone. Do This 1 Plug the serial cable into the detachable head.
  • Page 155: Install The Software

    Data and Fax Calls Do This 3 Plug the other end of the cable into the serial interface connection on the external device and tighten the screws. Attaching a USB Cable Do This 1 Plug the end of the cable with the Motorola logo into your phone’s...
  • Page 156: Sending A Data Or Fax Call

    Data and Fax Calls Sending a Data or Fax Call You can connect your phone to a computer or hand-held device to send data or a fax from the connected device. Use this feature to transfer data from your computer onto...
  • Page 157: Receiving A Data Or Fax Call

    Connect your phone (see “Connecting Your Phone to an External Device” on page 153). Your phone notifies you when the data or fax call arrives, and transfers the call to the connected device. You must use the application running on the connected device to answer the call.
  • Page 158: Sending A Talk Then Fax Call

    Data and Fax Calls Sending a Talk then Fax Call You can place a call where you talk and then send a fax to the same phone number within the same call. Connect to the device that will send the fax (see “Connecting Your Phone to an External Device”...
  • Page 159: Security

    The unlock code must contain four digits, and the security code must contain six digits. Be sure to make a note of the new numbers. Notes: •...
  • Page 160: If You Forget A Code Or Password

    PIN, SIM PIN2, or call barring password, contact your service provider. If you forget your unlock code, try entering 1234 or the last four digits of your phone number. If that does not work, do the following when you see the...
  • Page 161: Locking And Unlocking Your Phone

    You can lock your phone manually or set your phone to lock automatically whenever you turn it off. When you try to use a locked phone, it asks you to enter the unlock code. A locked phone still rings or vibrates for incoming calls or messages, but you must unlock it to answer .
  • Page 162: Barring Calls

    1234. If necessary, see “If You Forget a Code or Password” on page 160. unlock your phone Barring Calls Call barring lets you restrict outgoing or incoming calls. You can restrict all calls, calls to international numbers, or calls while roaming. Find the Feature > Settings >...
  • Page 163: Protecting The Sim Card

    SIM card. When the SIM PIN feature is activated, you must enter your SIM card PIN code each time you turn on the phone or insert a SIM card. Your SIM card PIN code is given to you by your service provider.
  • Page 164 Security Note: In the following key sequence, each key press must occur within two seconds of the previous keypress. Caution: If the unblocking attempt is tried unsuccessfully 10 times, the SIM card is permanently disabled and your phone SIM Disabled...
  • Page 165: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Check these questions first if you have problems with your phone: Question Answer Is your battery The battery level indicator should have charged? Do you at least one segment showing ( ). If in the it does not, recharge your battery. (See display? “Charging the Battery”...
  • Page 166 The following refer to specific problems: Problem Solution My phone was Report a stolen phone to the police and stolen. To whom to your service provider (the company should I report that sends you your monthly wireless this? service bill).
  • Page 167 “Unblock the SIM Card PIN Code” on page 163. The display says: Enter the factory-preset unlock code Enter Unlock (1234), or the last four digits of your Code . How do I phone number. (See “Locking and unlock my Unlocking Your Phone” on page 161.) If...
  • Page 168 See “Ring/Vibrate” on page 139. Silent Also, the ringer may be set to even though your phone is set to a ring alert profile. See “Customize an Alert Profile” on page 140. My phone rings...
  • Page 169 > Settings > Security Also, check to be sure your SIM card is installed and working. My phone has Make sure that your antenna is not bent poor reception or damaged.
  • Page 170 See “Setting Up the Text Message Inbox” on page 110. How do I see the To see the most recent calls you dialed calls I sent or or received, open the “Recent Calls” received? lists: >...
  • Page 171 Backlight You can also use the feature (see page 74) to change the length of time that your phone’s display backlight stays on. My battery didn’t Your battery’s performance is affected last as long as I by charge time, feature use, expected.
  • Page 172 Troubleshooting Problem Solution I plugged the The beep indicates that you are set up data cable into correctly. If you did not hear a beep, my phone but my make sure that both ends of the data phone did not cable are connected—the smaller end...
  • Page 173 Troubleshooting Problem Solution When sending 19200 Kbps is the data transfer rate of data with the the connection between your computer data cable, why and the phone in a standard CSD does the (Circuit Switch Data) connection. The computer show a...
  • Page 174: 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 power level in all...
  • Page 175 Authorization for this model phone with all reported SAR levels evaluated as being in compliance with the FCC and Health Canada RF exposure guidelines. SAR information on this model phone is on file with the FCC and can be found under the Display Grant section of: You may also refer to Motorola’s Web site:...
  • Page 176 (CWTA) Web site: 1. In the United States and Canada, the SAR limit for mobile phones used by the public is 1.6 watts/kg (W/kg) averaged over one gram of tissue. The standard incorporates a substantial margin of safety to give additional protection for the public and to account for any variations in measurements.
  • Page 177: Wireless Phone Safety Tips

    1 Get to know your Motorola wireless phone and its features such as speed dial and redial. If available, these features help you to place your call without taking your attention off the road. 2 When available, use a hands-free device. If possible, add an additional layer of convenience to your wireless phone with one of the many Motorola Original™...
  • Page 178 3 Position your wireless phone within easy reach. Be able to access your wireless phone without removing your eyes from the road. If you receive an incoming call at an inconvenient time, if possible, let your voice mail answer it for you.
  • Page 179 * Wherever wireless phone service is available.
  • Page 180 Check the laws and regulations on the use of wireless telephones and their accessories in the areas where you drive. Always obey them. The use of these devices may be prohibited or restricted in certain areas. For more information, please call...

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