Motorola DROID DROID Razr User Manual

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  • Page 1 USER’S GUIDE...
  • Page 3 Smartphone updates, computer software, and documents to your smartphone, and upload user guides, online help, and more at photos and files to your computer. • Use your 8MP camera to capture life’s moments in • Accessories: Find accessories for your smartphone at full 1080p HD video.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Your smartphone Contents the important keys & connectors Let’s go ..........3 Touchscreen &...
  • Page 5: Let's Go

    Contact Verizon Wireless® for details. Note: This product uses a non-removable battery. The battery should only be replaced by a Motorola-approved service facility. Any attempt to remove or replace your battery may damage the product and void your warranty.
  • Page 6 Motorola smartphone. networks Wi-Fi settings > to search for and connect to To migrate data from your old phone to your Motorola wireless networks. There’s more in “Wi-Fi networks” on smartphone: page 42. Use your computer browser to navigate to Wi-Fi enhanced connectivity, and download...
  • Page 7: Touchscreen & Keys

    Cool content & more Touchscreen & keys Browse and download thousands of the coolest apps on a few essentials the planet from Android Market™. Download new apps with “Browse & install apps” on Touchscreen on/off page 11. Your smartphone comes with a microSD Your touchscreen is on when you need it and off when memory card installed—you can load it up with photos, you don’t.
  • Page 8 Touch tips Key tips It’s all in the touch: Menu, home, back, & search • Touch: Choose an icon or option. Touch Home close any menu or app • Touch & Hold: Show options. and return to the home • Drag: Scroll or move slowly.
  • Page 9 Adjust volume Quick tips Press the volume keys to change ring If you’re not sure what to do next, try one of these: volume (in the home screen) or To... earpiece volume (during a call). Get the details—Open a text Touch the message, When playing music or video files, message, see details for a...
  • Page 10: Home Screen

    Note: Your home screen might look a little different. Home screen The home screen extends left and right to give you more quick access to the things you need most room for adding shortcuts, widgets, and more. Flick the home screen left and right to see more panels or to add Quick start: Home screen widgets or shortcuts.
  • Page 11 Calendar Social Networking Social Status , or Search Universal Inbox widgets). Touch Search , then use the window that appears. There’s more about social networking widgets in “Your social networking account” on page 24. Touch here to enter text. • resize widgets, touch and hold a corner until you...
  • Page 12 appear when your smartphone is not communicating Status bar icons with the Google servers. network (full signal) 3G (fast data) Note: Applications you download from Android network (roaming) 4G (fastest data) Market™ may show other icons in the status bar to alert you to specific events.
  • Page 13: Apps & Updates

    Browse & install apps Apps & updates Get all the fun games and cool apps you want! Android get the app you want Market™ provides direct access to apps, games, books, and movies that you can download and install on your Quick start: Apps &...
  • Page 14 • Like all apps, downloaded apps will use up memory, Motorola Mobility, Inc. and Verizon Wireless are not data, battery, and processing power—some more responsible for your use of those applications or than others. For example, a simple battery level information you choose to submit or share with others.
  • Page 15 On your computer, go to particular privacy policies, risks or waivers. and check the Your Verizon Wireless customer agreement terms and “Software” links. If an update is available, follow the conditions and certain other specifically identified terms installation instructions.
  • Page 16: Calls

    Tip: Search for contacts right from the dialpad! For Calls Jeff example, to find in your contacts list, touch it’s good to talk Matching contacts appear above the number field. In-call options Quick start: Calls Dialing options Connected 00:12 Verizon Wireless Call Timer Phone From the home screen, touch...
  • Page 17 Tip: You can touch Home or Back to leave the Tip: To silence an incoming call alert, press Power active call display. To reopen it, touch Home the volume keys. Phone > Note: When you hold the smartphone to your ear, the Note: Using a mobile device or accessory while driving display goes dark to prevent accidental touches.
  • Page 18 be placed due to network, environmental, or Conference calls interference issues. To start a conference call, call the first number. After the Add call Phone call connects, touch . Dial the next number, or Touch (if your smartphone is locked, touch Emergency Call select it from contacts or favorites.
  • Page 19: Contacts

    Favorites Create & view groups Gmail to import the file. For more details, go to of contacts. or log in to your Displaying 297 contacts Gmail account on your computer and select “Help” . Add contacts. In case of emergency •...
  • Page 20 • To change how you view the list of contacts, touch Call or email contacts Display options Menu > Contacts Find it: > • To view contact information, touch the contact. Create contacts • To call, text, send an email, or see other options, Contacts Find it: >...
  • Page 21 Where are contacts saved? Your smartphone saves Groups new contacts in its memory and on the Google Server or Contacts Find it: > > > group name Backup Assistant™, if you have a subscription. It also You can put your contacts into groups that you create updates your social networking account.
  • Page 22: Messaging

    To show only one type of message, touch a message Messaging Universal Inbox type instead of sometimes it’s best to text, or IM, or email . . . • open a text message or social networking message and all of its replies, touch it. Quick start: Messaging •...
  • Page 23 While viewing the attachment, touch it to save it, share Email it, and more. The first time you turned on your smartphone (see “Set Tip: To send and receive large attachments faster, use a up & go” on page 3), you probably logged in to your Wi-Fi connection (see “Wi-Fi networks”...
  • Page 24: Text Entry

    Swype™ text entry Text entry Enter words with one continuous motion. Just drag your keys when you need them finger over the letters in the word. Touchscreen keypad To enter a word, Anne You can open a keypad on your screen by touching a text just trace a path Done box.
  • Page 25 Multi-touch keyboard To... Enter text a letter at a time. As you type, your Paste cut or copied Touch and hold location to smartphone suggests words from your dictionary and Paste text at cursor location paste, then touch chosen language. The smartphone also automatically enters apostrophes in some words, like “dont.
  • Page 26: Social Networking

    Twitter messages will always appear as “read” on your Social networking smartphone, but your smartphone notifies you when my life, your life you receive a new message. Tip: To download updates faster, see “Wi-Fi networks” Your social networking account on page 42. Integrate and sync all your contacts, emails, and social networking sites.
  • Page 27: Tips & Tricks

    Battery tips Tips & tricks Want to extend your battery life? Try these: a few handy hints Smart • To help minimize battery use, touch > Actions . Check out the sample rules that enable General tips Nighttime Battery Saver Battery battery savings: , and...
  • Page 28: Webtop Application

    Connect the webtop application Webtop application Connect your smartphone to the Motorola smart mobile computing Lapdock™ 100 or Lapdock 500 Pro to automatically launch the webtop application. Quick start: Webtop Connect your smartphone to an HD display using the Browse, or use web apps, on a large screen in a full HD Dock, HD Station, or Adapter for webtop application, Firefox™...
  • Page 29: Digital Living

    Send current web page to phone Digital living When you find an interesting web page in the webtop connect and enjoy application, you can send it to your smartphone to view after undocking. In the Firefox browser, select File MotoCast >...
  • Page 30: Photos & Videos

    smartphone, then select which computer files you want Photos & videos to share. see it, capture it, share it! Use remote files Music Gallery You can use your smartphone’s Photos Files apps to access the shared files stored on Take & share photos your computer.
  • Page 31 Note: Photos are stored in your phone’s internal Camera settings memory, unless you switch it to the microSD memory In the viewfinder, drag the tab in the lower-left corner of Widescreen card. Photo resolution can be set to 8MP or the screen (or touch Menu ) to adjust camera (6MP).
  • Page 32 Your phone stores the video, and shows a thumbnail Videos image of the video in the corner of the screen. To see Record & share videos the video you just took, touch the thumbnail. Then: Camera Find it: > , then drag the camera switch •...
  • Page 33 Camcorder settings View photos & videos In the viewfinder, drag the tab in the lower-left corner of Gallery Find it: > the screen (or touch Menu ) to adjust camcorder View all of your photos and your friends’ photos/videos settings: from different media sites like Picasa™, Flickr, PhotoBucket, and Facebook™.
  • Page 34: Music

    Note: To see the controls when a video is playing, touch Music the display. when music is what you need... Share photos & videos Gallery Find it: > > photo or video Quick start: Music Keep your music with you! You can put music on your Touch , then choose how you want to share—like phone, or stream music from your computer with...
  • Page 35 To play music stored on your phone or computer, touch Set up music My library What music transfer tools do I need? Note: Copyright—do you have the right? Always follow Open the categories menu. the rules. See “Content Copyright” in your legal and safety information.
  • Page 36 What headphones can I use? Play music Your smartphone has a 3.5mm headset jack for wired Touch a song or playlist to start playing music. stereo listening. You can go wireless with Bluetooth™ stereo headphones or speakers (see “Bluetooth™ handsfree devices” on page 43). Max Keppler and AnnaLee Scott Artist &...
  • Page 37 Music player controls Hide, wake, turn off Touch Home to use another app. Your music To... continues to play. Play/pause Touch When you see in the status bar, a song is playing. Flick down to see details. Touch the song to return to the Select previous/next Touch music controls.
  • Page 38: Web

    Connect Your smartphone uses the mobile phone network (over surf the web with your smartphone the air) or a Wi-Fi connection to automatically access the Web. Quick start: Browser Note: Your service provider may charge to surf the Web Browser h ttp: / / w w w Find it: or download data.
  • Page 39: Personalize

    Browser options Personalize Touch Menu to see browser options: add your personal touch Options Widgets New window Open a new browser window. Add widgets Bookmarks See your bookmarks. Touch and hold an empty spot on your home screen. Windows View open browser windows. Tip: Flick left or right to see other panels.
  • Page 40 Weather • : Change temperature units or add locations. Wallpaper To add locations, touch , enter a city, and touch Apply a new wallpaper: Search . When you open the weather widget, flick left Touch and hold an empty spot on your home screen. to see other locations you added.
  • Page 41: Location

    Settings • To set animation, touch Menu > Location Display Animation > > where you are, where you’re going Note: Some apps are designed so that your smartphone can “animate” them by rotating, fading, Google Maps™ moving, and stretching one or more images. Maps Find it: >...
  • Page 42 Google Maps offers powerful, user-friendly mapping invitations. When using Google Maps, touch Menu Join Latitude technology and local business information—including > . Read the privacy policy and if you agree Agree & Share business locations, contact information, and driving with it, touch directions.
  • Page 43: Wireless

    > Allow me to start Wi-Fi automatically Turn on Bluetooth friend Network notification Device name Open network Motorola Phone Notify me when an open network is available Turn off Google Latitude Discoverable Secure network Latitude Touch Menu >...
  • Page 44 When your smartphone is connected to the network, Wi-Fi networks the Wi-Fi connected indicator appears in the status Turn Wi-Fi power on or off bar. Settings Wireless & networks Find it: Menu > > Tip: When you are in range and Wi-Fi power is on, you Wi-Fi >...
  • Page 45 Configure Mobile Hotspot Touch to change hotspot Bluetooth™ handsfree devices security and configuration settings: Turn Bluetooth power on or off • Network SSID—Enter a unique name for your Settings Wireless & networks Find it: Menu > > Next hotspot and touch Bluetooth >...
  • Page 46 Note: Using a mobile device or accessory while driving Use DLNA Certified computers, TVs, and other devices may cause distraction and may be illegal. Always obey to play or transfer the video, pictures, and music stored the laws and drive safely. on your smartphone.
  • Page 47: Memory Card & File Management

    MOTOPRINT Host software on the computer. You can download MOTOPRINT Host at Files MotoCast Computers Find it: > > For more information about using MotoCast, see To print something using MOTOPRINT Host: “MotoCast” on page 27. MOTOPRINT Find it: >...
  • Page 48 Follow any prompts you see to complete the installation. This may take a few minutes. With your smartphone showing the home screen, connect a Motorola micro USB data cable from your smartphone’s micro USB port to a USB port on your computer. Your smartphone should show in the status bar.
  • Page 49: Tools

    Manage calendar events Tools Edit To edit an event, touch and hold it, then touch stay on top of things event Save . When you’re done, touch Delete To delete an event, touch and hold it, then touch Calendar event Calendar Find it: >...
  • Page 50 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri • Search: Touch and hold Search , then say what touch the check box. you want to search for, like “Motorola accessories” . 9:00 • Text entry: Touch a text entry field to open the touchscreen keypad. Touch , then say what you want to type.
  • Page 51 Voice readouts (TalkBack) Caller ID Your navigation and selections, read out loud. When you want to hear who’s calling: To turn on voice readouts (similar to TalkBack), touch • Read out loud: Have your caller announced—touch Settings Accessibility Accessibility Settings Call settings Caller ID Menu...
  • Page 52 Volume & vibrate Touchscreen & keys Choose volume and vibrate settings that work for you. All these touch features are great, and sometimes it’s Settings Sound Touch Menu > > nice to hear or feel your touches too. Touch Menu Settings Sound >...
  • Page 53 Hearing Aids” printed on it, then please read the following guidance. You can use your phone in TTY mode with standard Settings Call teletype machines. Touch Menu > > Note: Ratings are not a guarantee of compatibility. See settings > TTY mode and select the mode you need: “Hearing Aid Compatibility with Mobile Phones”...
  • Page 54: Management

    messages) remain off in airplane mode. Emergency calls Management to your region's emergency number can still be made. stay in control Network Smart actions You should not need to change any network settings. Tired of doing the same tasks over and over again? Let Contact your service provider for help.
  • Page 55: Security

    Location & security Set up screen lock > > , then select Security the lock type: help keep your smartphone safe Pattern • —draw a pattern to unlock. • —enter a numeric PIN to unlock. Quick start: Security Settings Location & security Password Find it: Menu >...
  • Page 56 When prompted, enter the PIN to unlock the Forgot your pattern, PIN, or password? smartphone. If you make five unsuccessful attempts to enter your Forgot pattern lock pattern, you can touch and enter the Password lock Gmail user name and password you set up as your main Settings To set the password, touch Menu >...
  • Page 57: Troubleshooting

    (Canada), where you can smartphone and memory card will be deleted. select from a number of customer care options. You can also contact the Motorola Customer Support Center at 1-800-734-5870 (United States), 1-888-390-6456 (TTY/TDD United States for hearing impaired), or 1-800-461-4575 (Canada).
  • Page 58: Safety, Regulatory & Legal

    • Remove the battery and inspect it to confirm that it has a “Motorola Original” hologram; disregarded—the battery should only be replaced by a Motorola-approved service facility, •...
  • Page 59: Third Party Accessories

    In some circumstances, third party accessories can be dangerous and may void device. your mobile device’s warranty. For a list of Motorola accessories, visit Caution About High Volume Usage...
  • Page 60: Glass Parts

    2.5 cm (1 inch) away from the body. • Using accessories not supplied or approved by Motorola may cause your mobile device to exceed RF energy exposure guidelines. For a list of Motorola-supplied or approved accessories, visit our website at:
  • Page 61: Follow Instructions To Avoid Interference Problems

    • DO NOT carry the mobile device in the breast pocket. • Use the ear opposite the implantable medical device to minimize the potential for The following CE compliance information is applicable to Motorola mobile devices that carry EU Conformance interference.
  • Page 62: Industry Canada Notice To Users

    See 47 CFR Sec. 15.19(a)(3). Radio Navigation Plan. These changes may affect the performance of location technology on Motorola has not approved any changes or modifications to this device by the user. Any your mobile device. changes or modifications could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment. See 47 Your mobile device can also use Assisted Global Positioning System (AGPS), which obtains CFR Sec.
  • Page 63: Your Location

    Location-based information includes information that can be used to determine the • Keep software up to date—If Motorola or a software/application vendor releases a approximate location of a mobile device. Mobile devices which are connected to a wireless patch or software fix for your mobile device that updates the device’s security, install it as network transmit location-based information.
  • Page 64: California Perchlorate Label

    Don’t drop your mobile device. Phones Some Motorola phones are measured for compatibility with hearing aids. If the box for your Hearing Aid Compatibility particular model has “Rated for Hearing Aids” printed on it, the following explanation protection applies.
  • Page 65: Content Copyright

    Trying out the phone with your hearing device is the Motorola related to software used in this Motorola mobile device, you may send your request best way to evaluate it for your personal needs.
  • Page 66: Product Registration

    Please retain your original dated sales receipt for your records. For warranty service of your Motorola Mobility Inc. Limited Global Motorola product you will need to provide a copy of your dated sales receipt to confirm Warranty Mobile Phones warranty status.
  • Page 67: What Will Motorola Do

    Products repaired or replaced pursuant to the terms of this Limited Warranty. including but not limited to as set forth by Motorola in the Products' User Manual, Quick Start If damage is outside the scope of warranty coverage, repair services may be available, but all Guide, Online Tutorials, and other documentation), improper storage (e.g.
  • Page 68: What Other Limitations Are There

  • Page 69 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.
  • Page 70 Safety, Regulatory & Legal...

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