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  • Page 1 MOTOROLA BRAVO with MOTOBLUR User’s Guide...
  • Page 3: Your Phone

    Your Phone 3.5mm AT&T 11:35 Power / Headset Next AT&T AT&T 11:35 Sleep Dylan Foster lan Fo Message Who’s up for a bike ride after o’s up Hold= 10 minutes ago minute Indicator power Press= Micro ?123 sleep Connect Volume Shift Voice Delete...
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Contents Device Setup Device Setup........2 Calls .
  • Page 5 You can log into your MOTOBLUR account information), and a new MOTOBLUR from a computer to upload contacts, reset account password. your password, get help, or even locate 4.To add an account within MOTOBLUR, your phone: touch the account type, then enter the Device Setup...
  • Page 6: Calls

    Security Calls Your contacts are backed up on Quick Start: Calls MOTOBLUR, so don’t worry. Even if you Dialer lose your phone, MOTOBLUR can help you Find it: find it or wipe it. When you get your next Call Lists MOTOBLUR product, your stored info Dialer Recent...
  • Page 7 Answer use covers or screen protectors (even phone is unlocked, is just a touch clear ones) that cover this sensor. To find button). Motorola accessories for your phone, visit End Calls call. Dialer, enter a Touch To make a call, touch...
  • Page 8: Conference Calls

    Voicemail • To use a connected Bluetooth® device, touch Bluetooth. There’s more about When you have a new voicemail, shows “Wi-Fi®, DLNA™ & Bluetooth® at the top of your screen. To hear the Connections” on page 41. voicemail, flick down the status bar and touch the Conference Calls Voice Dial...
  • Page 9: Recent Calls

    Recent Calls Your favorite contacts are listed, followed by numbers you call frequently but Dialer > Recent Find it: haven’t tagged as Favorites. • To call a number, touch the green phone To tag a favorite, open Contacts, touch a icon on the right.
  • Page 10: Tty Mode

    > Settings > Call Find it: Menu TTY Mode settings > Call forwarding Your phone can use an optional When you’re on a call and a second call teletypewriter (TTY) device, for people Call waiting comes in, lets you answer it. who are hard of hearing or have a speech Call waiting, second calls...
  • Page 11: Home Screen

    Home Screen Dialer (if your phone is 1.Touch locked, touch Emergency Call). Quick Start: Home Screen 2.Enter the emergency number. 3.Touch Call to call the emergency AT&T &T 11:35 Phone Status number. Dylan Foster ylan Flick this bar Who’s up for a bike ride after ho’s down to see Note: Your mobile device can use GPS...
  • Page 12 Motorola when you turn on the phone or • To resize THURSDAY THURSDAY JULY JULY widgets, touch and touch Home from a menu. 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm 0 0 pm to 4:00 pm +2 more +2 more Team Meeting: Design Review...
  • Page 13: Keys

    • To move or delete something, touch Keys and hold it until you feel a vibration, then drag it to another place, another Menu, Home, & Back Keys panel, or to the trash can. Touch Menu open menu options in your home Touch &...
  • Page 14 Power & Sleep Key Tip: To make the screen lock when it goes to sleep, use “Screen Lock” on page 56. Press and hold Power open the power key menu, Volume Keys Silent where you can choose mode, turn off your network Press the volume keys to mode), or just change the ring volume (in the...
  • Page 15: Text Entry

    Input method Text Entry To change the Multi-touch keyboard or Swype, touch and hold a blank spot in the text box. Touchscreen Keypad Note: Your keyboard changes, depending Swype™ text entry on whether you’re entering a text Swype text entry lets you drag your finger message, email, or other text.
  • Page 16 User Tips: • To edit your dictionary, touch dictionary. • To enter apostrophes in common words (like “I’ll”), drag through the as though • To change the language and the style it was an apostrophe. for your touchscreen keypad, Select locale.
  • Page 17: Voice Input & Search

    Voice Input & Search Ringtones & Settings Voice Input Quick Start: Ringtones & Settings You can touch the voice icon on the display keypad to speak text or names. You can customize sound and display settings: Voice Dial • To change your ringtone, notifications, To use voice dial, touch and display settings, touch Menu >...
  • Page 18: Contacts

    • To switch to silent Contacts mode when you have a screen lock Quick Start: Contacts turned on, you can Contacts Find it: slide the silence switch on the unlock screen. Contacts: A-Z Add a contact Contacts: All contacts Date & Time Arthur Baudo Touch to show groups...
  • Page 19 View & Use Contacts account, you can send messages to your coworkers, even if you don’t have them With a MOTOROLA BRAVO with stored in your contacts. MOTOBLUR, you’ll know what everybody’s up to and when. Every time you pick up a...
  • Page 20 Motorola widgets > Contacts Mobile Find it: Contact quick tasks.
  • Page 21: Link Contacts

    Add to Link Contacts touch the call, then choose contacts. Contacts You might have two for the same person, maybe a Facebook® friend Synchronize Contacts who is also stored on your SIM card, or When you change one of your Contacts, one friend with two email addresses.
  • Page 22: Social Networking

    Groups Social Networking Contacts You can put your into groups Add Accounts that you create (like “friends, ” “family, ” or “work”). Then, you can find contacts faster When you add social networking accounts Facebook or MySpace) to by showing one group at a time. (like To create a group in your Contacts, MOTOBLUR, friends appear in your...
  • Page 23 Not even ready to go back Not even ready to go back Kristine Kelley Kristine Kelley go back to school to scho to school Motorola widgets. then touch 10 minutes ago Comments (3) View Account Updates & Add Comment Like...
  • Page 24: Email & Text Messages

    Social Networking To add a widget, Email & Text Messages touch and hold a blank spot on your home Motorola widgets. screen, then touch Quick Start: Email & Text Messages To change which accounts or contacts Social Networking appear in a widget, Messaging >...
  • Page 25 • To forward, save the phone, viewable exactly the way you attachments, or use want. <Subject: Multimedia message> other options for a text Messaging > Universal Find it: > 7:30 PM message, open it, then Inbox touch and hold it. Universal Inbox Note: shows all of your...
  • Page 26: Create Messages

    Tip: When you open a text message in formats can be converted to HTML for Messages your a widget, touch faster viewing, and your phone will show a Get HTML version. open the conversation so that you can button that says turn your phone sideways for a larger Tip: To send and receive large touchscreen keypad.
  • Page 27: Instant Messages

    Corporate Sync Messages • is for work email To get Gmail™ in your widget Universal Inbox, you’ll need to add accounts on a Microsoft® Exchange Email Messaging Server. Enter your user and server it as an account: Touch Settings Add account Email details from your business IT >...
  • Page 28: Photos & Videos

    website. Once you’re there, follow the Photos & Videos link to sign in. Photos Note: Your IM options will depend on your IM provider. To search for instant Camera Find it: > Market. messaging apps, touch > Open your last photo Capture Resolution ( to change)
  • Page 29 Photo Options View Your Photos Gallery In the viewfinder, touch Menu > Find it: > Settings to open the camera menu: Show photos options you took. Camera roll Folders Picture Set the resolution of your 104 items 8 folders Open folders Resolution you created.
  • Page 30 Share Your Photo Gallery Tip: To copy photos to/from a computer, go to “USB Drag & Drop” on page 46. Gallery Find it: > To send your photo in a message or post it Edit Your Photos online: Gallery > picture Find it: >...
  • Page 31 Videos After you record a video, touch the screen: • To play the video, touch the screen Camcorder Find it: > again. • To send the video in a message or post 00:24:48 it online, touch Share. For more info on sharing your videos, see “Share Your Video Gallery”...
  • Page 32: Apps

    Apps Android Market™ Market Find it: > App Menu market The app menu shows you all of your applications. To open it from the home 3 million b k s. ding unbo ound. Voice Search screen, touch . To close it, touch Touch an app to Voice Search FREE...
  • Page 33 If you have trouble removing an app, turn data plan, or mobile network updates are off your phone, then turn it back not available in your country, you can on—when you see the “Motorola” logo update using a computer. Apps...
  • Page 34: Location Apps (Gps)

    Location Apps (GPS) You received your AT&T Navigator PIN in a text message when you activated your subscription. To activate a subscription, AT&T Navigator visit AT&T Navigator, with GPS-enabled 2.After you log in, touch Drive To. directions, gives you turn-by-turn voice 3.Touch Address, then touch Type It.
  • Page 35: At&T Features & Services

    AT&T Maps Find it: > AT&T Features & Services Search by Elm St Features & Services location type Hinkley Field Park Cedar St Note: To activate some AT&T services, you Touch to show Grant Pl might need to turn off Wi-Fi® connections. buttons, and N Touhy Ave Some features are not available in all...
  • Page 36: Web

    • Mobile Banking—Check your account balances, transfer funds between eligible accounts, view and pay bills. To Quick Start: Browser find out if your bank supports Mobile Browser Find it: > Banking, visit, or contact your financial institution. Press Menu
  • Page 37: Browser Options

    Connect Browser Options Your phone uses the mobile phone Touch Menu to see browser options: network (over the air) to automatically options connect to the web. Bookmarks Shows a list of your Note: Your service provider may charge to bookmarks. Touch surf the web or download data.
  • Page 38: Music

    Music • Computer: Microsoft® Windows® PC, or Apple® Macintosh® Quick Start: Music • Cable: USB data cable, to connect your phone and computer Just open your music library and choose what you want. • Card: microSD memory card in your Music, then choose a phone, to store music (up to 32 GB).
  • Page 39 MP3 in “Tools > Options > Rip Music phone showing the home screen, (tab) > Format MP3”. connect a Motorola micro USB data 3.In the Windows Media Player window, cable from your phone’s micro USB port click on the “Rip” tab.
  • Page 40 2.Your phone shows a USB connection connect a Motorola micro USB data dialog. Touch USB connection. You cable from your phone’s micro USB port can’t use the files on your memory card to a USB port on your computer.
  • Page 41: Play Music

    3.Find “Removable Device” (your memory Music Player Controls card) in the “My Computer” window. controls 4.Drag and drop your music to a folder on play/pause Touch your memory card. previous/next Touch Tip: To help manage your music, create a “Music” folder on your memory card. fast Touch &...
  • Page 42 To add a song to the playlist you're controls Add to playlist playing, touch Menu > use as ringtone Touch Menu > in the music player. Use as ringtone. To edit, delete and rename playlists, touch delete Touch Menu > and hold the playlist in the music library.
  • Page 43: Wi-Fi®, Dlna™ & Bluetooth® Connections

    Settings Wi-Fi®, DLNA™ & Bluetooth® off, touch touch Menu > > Wireless & networks > Wi-Fi. Connections for terms, conditions & charges. Quick Start: Wireless Bluetooth settings: > Settings > Wireless • In Find it: Menu & networks Bluetooth Touch to turn it on and scan Wi-Fi...
  • Page 44 Browser > Menu back on, if permitted by your airline. Other 2.Touch > > Go, then type a website address. wireless voice and data services (such as calls and text messages) remain off in To use some AT&T services, you might airplane mode.
  • Page 45: Bluetooth Handsfree Devices

    3.Follow the prompts to connect your To add a quick switch, touch and hold a phone to the other DLNA device. blank spot on your home screen, then Tip: To reconnect later, you can just Motorola widgets WiFi toggle. touch >...
  • Page 46 > Settings > Wireless 2.In Bluetooth settings, touch Find it: Menu & networks > Bluetooth settings Bluetooth to turn on and scan. If Bluetooth power is already on, touch Scan for devices. Bluetooth settings Turn on & scan Bluetooth Change your 3.Touch a device to connect.
  • Page 47: Memory Card & Usb

    To add a quick switch, touch and hold a To manage memory card files, touch > Files. Touch a file or folder to open, blank spot on your home screen, then Motorola widgets Bluetooth touch > Delete or Share.
  • Page 48 To format your memory card, touch your phone, visit Format SD card. If a camera Warning: All data on your memory card connection window opens, just close it. will be deleted. 2.Your phone should show in the status bar.
  • Page 49 Remove Hardware” feature to finish. phone to open the MPP home screen. If you use a Motorola Phone Portal Wi-Fi network, Your can use Motorola Phone Portal (MPP) touch > Phone Portal to connect your phone and computer with http://###.###.#.###:### a cable or a Wi-Fi®...
  • Page 50 Note: MPP works best with Internet You can use a dock to turn your phone Explorer 7 or newer, with Java script and into an alarm clock, weather station, cookies enabled. music player and more, all while recharging it on your desk or night stand. Open your recent activity (Home), Follow the dock’s instructions to set it up.
  • Page 51: Tools

    Tools Your calendar events can December 2011 be viewed in different ways: Touch Menu > Alarm Clock Month, Agenda, Week, Alarm & Timer Find it: > or Day. When you To turn on an alarm, highlight an event in the Alarm Timer touch the check box.
  • Page 52 • Search: Touch and hold Search Your calculator has two views: basic and open voice search, then say what you advanced. To change your views, touch Advanced panel Basic want to search for, like “Motorola Menu > panel. To clear history, touch Menu accessories”. >...
  • Page 53 To turn on voice readouts (similar to Caller ID Settings TalkBack), touch Menu > When you want to hear who’s calling: > Accessibility. Touch Accessibility • Read out loud: Have your caller enable the settings, then touch Settings announced—touch Menu >...
  • Page 54 Voice • Voice commands: Touch > Zoom Commands > Settings. > Menu Get a closer look. Open a magnification From here, you can refine recognition of window that you can drag around the your voice (Adaptation) and set screen, or pinch to zoom in on maps, web options like prompts and shortcuts.
  • Page 55 Settings Language & keyboard. Touchscreen & keys > > Swype Multi-touch Choose All these touch features are great, and keyboard, then Vibrate on keypress. sometimes it’s nice to hear or feel your Settings touches too. Touch Menu > Messages > Sound: From a simple text message to IM, email, •...
  • Page 56 hearing aids. If your phone’s box has rotate/move it to get the best position “Rated for Hearing Aids” printed on it, then for speaking and listening. please read the following guidance. Note: Ratings are not a guarantee of compatibility, see ”Hearing Aid Compatibility with Mobile Phones”...
  • Page 57: Security

    VCO: Voice-Carry-Over—speak into • Security your phone and read text replies on your TTY device. Quick Start: Security Note: You’ll need a cable/adapter to > Settings > Location Find it: Menu connect your TTY device to the headset & security jack on your phone.
  • Page 58 Lock Pattern your MOTOBLUR account from a computer To set the lock pattern, Draw an unlock pattern to locate your phone or clear the data on touch Menu > it: Settings Location & > security > > Pattern. Screen Lock...
  • Page 59 Personalize Your Lock Screen Lock Your SIM To change your timeout, touch Menu > Enable SIM PIN Settings Display Screen timeout. If > > To lock your SIM (the next time you power you don't touch the screen or press any up the phone you will need to enter your keys for this amount of time, the screen Settings...
  • Page 60 Track Your Phone To locate your phone: Reset 1.Log into your MOTOBLUR account: To reset your phone to factory settings and erase all the data on your phone, 2.On the phone profile page, follow the Settings Privacy touch Menu >...
  • Page 61: Icons & Battery Life

    Restore Your Phone Icons & Battery Life If you lose your phone, don’t worry. Your Icons contacts are backed up on MOTOBLUR. At the top of the screen, icons on the left To restore your contacts and account notify you about new messages or events settings after a reset, remote clear, or on a (flick the bar down for details).
  • Page 62: Battery Tips

    Things You Can Do Open Press and hold Power Airplane mode apps on then touch Stop If you put your phone in your a plane in the menu. pocket pocket, the touchscreen dialing might get touched and Open Touch Menu to open your accidentally call people.
  • Page 63 Note: In very limited circumstances, such Be aware that the following could reduce as where your phone has been exposed to battery life between charges: extreme heat, a “Cool Down” message will • recording or watching videos, listening appear. To avoid possible damage to your to music or taking pictures.
  • Page 64: Troubleshooting

    looking for networks, press and hold Troubleshooting Power to open the Power key menu, Airplane mode. then touch FAQs • display brightness: Touch Menu > Why can’t I connect my wireless Settings Display Brightness > > > Airplane network? Make sure that (dimmer setting) mode is off in the power menu (press and...
  • Page 65: Safety, Regulatory & Legal

    Motorola-branded batteries and chargers. • Don’t place your mobile device or battery Motorola mobile devices are designed to work with Motorola batteries. If you see a message on your near a heat source.* High temperatures can display such as Invalid Battery or cause the battery to swell, leak, or malfunction.
  • Page 66: Battery Charging

    • If there is a hologram, replace the battery and try charging. charging it again; • New batteries are not fully charged. • If the message remains, contact a Motorola • New batteries or batteries stored for a long time authorized service center. may take more time to charge.
  • Page 67: Caution About High Volume Usage

    Remember to follow the “Smart Practices While Driving” in this guide and at • Avoid turning up the volume to block out noisy (in English only). surroundings. • Turn the volume down if you can’t hear people Seizures/Blackouts speaking near you.
  • Page 68: Small Children

    hands, arms, shoulders, neck, or other parts of your areas, such as below decks on boats, fuel or body. If you continue to have discomfort during or chemical transfer or storage facilities, or areas where after such use, stop use and see a physician. the air contains chemicals or particles, such as grain [Nov0109] dust, or metal powders.
  • Page 69 Listening at full volume to music or voice • Using accessories not supplied or approved by through a headset may damage your Motorola may cause your mobile device to exceed hearing. RF energy exposure guidelines. For a list of Motorola-supplied or approved accessories, visit Radio Frequency (RF) Energy our Web site at:
  • Page 70 medical device when the mobile device is turned margin designed for the safety of all persons, regardless of age or health, and to account for any variations in measurements. • DO NOT carry the mobile device in the breast The exposure standard for mobile devices employs a pocket.
  • Page 71: European Union Directives Conformance Statement

    Bluetooth and/or Wi-Fi] While there may be differences between the SAR Hereby, Motorola declares that this product is in levels of various mobile devices and at various compliance with: positions, they meet the governmental requirements •...
  • Page 72: Industry Canada Notice To Users

    • Connect the equipment to an outlet on a circuit the format FCC ID:xxxxxx on the product label. different from that to which the receiver is Motorola has not approved any changes or connected. modifications to this device by the user. Any changes •...
  • Page 73: Smart Practices While Driving

    Therefore, you should visually confirm that including your wireless service provider, applications the navigational instructions are consistent with providers, Motorola, and other third parties providing what you see. All drivers should pay attention to road services. conditions, closures, traffic, and all other factors that Emergency Calls may impact driving.
  • Page 74 • Get to know your Motorola mobile device and numbers, check the road and your mirrors, then its features such as speed dial, redial and continue.
  • Page 75 Mobile phones which are connected to a where this feature is available. wireless network transmit location-based • Keep software up to date—If Motorola or a information. Devices enabled with GPS or AGPS software/application vendor releases a patch or technology also transmit location-based software fix for your mobile device that updates information.
  • Page 76 Use & Care protection To help protect your mobile device, always To care for your Motorola mobile device, please Use & Care make sure that the battery compartment and observe the following: any connector covers are closed and secure.
  • Page 77: California Perchlorate Label

    T-Ratings: Phones rated T3 or T4 meet FCC Hearing Aid Compatibility Some Motorola phones are measured for requirements and are likely to be more usable with a compatibility with hearing aids. If the box for your hearing device’s telecoil (“T Switch” or “Telephone particular model has “Rated for Hearing Aids”...
  • Page 78: Software Copyright Notice

    Laws in the United States Motorola related to software used in this Motorola and other countries preserve for Motorola and mobile device, you may send your request in writing third-party software providers certain exclusive rights to the address below.
  • Page 79: Export Law Assurances

    Export Law Assurances You can also contact the Motorola Customer Support Center at 1-800-734-5870 (United States), This product is controlled under the export Export Law 1-888-390-6456 (TTY/TDD United States for hearing regulations of the United States of America and impaired), or 1-800-461-4575 (Canada).
  • Page 80 Replaced. date returned to the installation, maintenance, alteration, or modification consumer, whichever is in any way by someone other than Motorola, or its longer. authorized service centers, are excluded from coverage. Altered Products. Products or Accessories with...
  • Page 81 Products, Accessories or Software due to any communication service or signal you may Motorola, at its option, will at no charge repair, subscribe to or use with the Products Accessories or replace or refund the purchase price of any Products, Software is excluded from coverage.
  • Page 83 Motorola reserves the right to change or modify any information or specifications without notice or obligation.

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