Motorola ATRIX 2 User Manual

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  • Page 1 User’s Guide MOTOROLA ATRIX™ 2 AT&T 11:35 Calendar Text Messag Play Store Camera Calendar Text Messag Play Store Camera Phone People Email Browser...
  • Page 3 Android, and adds • The Big Time: Connect to an optional powerful new ways of communicating Motorola HD Station to browse or play and sharing. high-res video on the big screen (see • Browse in the fast lane: 4G and the “Screen Connections”...
  • Page 4 IC). The limits and guidelines include a substantial safety margin designed to assure the safety of all persons, regardless of age and health. The highest SAR values measured for this device are listed in the regulatory information packaged with your product. Note: When using the product while worn on your body, maintain a distance of 2.5 cm (1 inch) from the body to ensure...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Contents Safety, Regulatory & Legal ......68 Your Phone ......... . 3 Find More Information .
  • Page 6: Your Phone

    Your Phone the important keys & connectors Touch a text box (like in a message or search) to enter text: • Choose a keyboard: Touch and hold a blank spot in a text box, then choose Input Method. • Close the keyboard: Touch Back 3.5mm •...
  • Page 7: Find More Information

    • On the web—You can also get support online: Interactive web tutorials are available at Select Manufacturer: Motorola and Model: ATRIX 2 from the drop-down menus. For detailed support information including device specifications, the user manual, troubleshooting, user forums and knowledgebase articles, go
  • Page 8: New For Android™ 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)

    New for Android™ 4.0 (Ice • App and widget list: Touch Apps open your app and widgets. Flick right Cream Sandwich) to see more apps (if you have a lot). Widgets Android 4.0 is the latest version of the Touch to see what you can Android platform for phones, tablets, and add to your home screen.
  • Page 9: Let's Go

    Let’s Go • Music: When you're playing songs in Play Music, a music player appears let’s get you up and running on the unlock screen. Assemble & Charge People • People: The new app makes Caution: Please read “Battery Use & it easier to group your friends and Safety”...
  • Page 10: Touchscreen & Keys

    Touchscreen & Keys To save battery life, see “Battery Tips” on page 60. a few essentials Quick Start: Touchscreen Note: This phone supports apps and services that use a lot of data, so make It’s all in the touch: sure your data plan meets your needs. Contact your service provider for details.
  • Page 11 • Drag or flick: Scroll slowly (drag) or • Security: To make the screen lock quickly (flick). when you’re not using it, touch Settings Security & Apps > > • Pinch or double-tap: Zoom in and out Screen Lock Screen lock.
  • Page 12: Volume Keys

    Power & Sleep Key Volume Keys Press and hold Power Press the volume keys on the side of the open a menu where you can phone to change the ring volume (in the Power off, Sleep choose home screen), or the earpiece volume Airplane Wi-Fi connections), (during a call).
  • Page 13: Home Screen

    Home Screen • App menu: See all your apps (if you have a lot, flick left and right to see quick access to the things you need most them all). Quick Start: Home Screen • Shortcuts: Icons open your favorite Use your home screen for quick access apps, web bookmarks, contacts, mail to apps, notifications, and more.
  • Page 14 accounts for Messages, Social Search Networking, or Calendar widgets). To search, use a Search widget on your There’s more about social networking home screen or touch Search widgets in “Quick Start, Social Touch here to enter Networking” on page 27. text.
  • Page 15: Personalize

    Phone Status & Notifications Personalize Phone status & notifications add your personal touch At the top of the screen, icons on the left Quick Start: Personalize notify you about new messages or events (flick the bar down for details). Icons on Customize your phone’s sounds and the right tell you about phone status: appearance to make it unique to you!
  • Page 16 Settings > Sound or Find it: Apps > • Set a ringtone for a contact: touch Display. People, touch the contact, then ringtone. touch Menu > Tips & tricks • Set volume for media: Menu > • Volume: To change your ringtone System settings Sound >...
  • Page 17: Apps

    Apps Note: When installing an app, make sure you read the alerts that tell you get the app you want what information the app will access. If Quick Start: Apps you don’t want the app to have access to this information, cancel the Download games, tools, apps, and more! installation.
  • Page 18 Android™ devices. Play Store. like If you have trouble removing an app, turn Play Store, check the apps’ ratings • In off your phone, then turn it back and comments before installing. on—when you see the “Motorola” logo Apps...
  • Page 19: Update Your Phone

    Update Your Phone • If you doubt the safety of an app, don't install it. You can use your phone or computer to • Like all apps, downloaded apps will use check, download, and install phone up memory, data, battery, and software updates: processing power—some more than •...
  • Page 20: Calls

    Calls • Using your computer: On your computer, go to it’s good to talk Quick Start: Calls check the “Software” links. If an update Dial numbers, see recent calls, and more. is available, just follow the installation Phone instructions.
  • Page 21 • Make a call: In the dialer, enter a • Forwarding: To set up call forwarding, number then touch touch In the Phone screen, Phone Settings touch > Menu > > • During a call: Touch Menu Call Forwarding. Hold Call.
  • Page 22: End Calls

    Don't use covers or from your People. Say “Call,” followed by screen protectors (even clear ones) that a number or a name. cover this sensor. To find Motorola accessories for your phone, visit Handsfree Note: Using a mobile device or accessory...
  • Page 23: Hold Call

    Voicemail During a call: • To use the speakerphone, When you have a new voicemail, shows touch Speaker. in your status bar. To access voicemail, Phone then touch and hold 1. touch • To use a connected Bluetooth™ device, Bluetooth touch in the call display.
  • Page 24: Conference Calls

    Phone Settings Call Conference Calls > Menu > > forwarding. To start a call between you and two other Call waiting lets you answer a second callers, call the first number. After they Add Call call when you’re already on a call. To turn answer, touch and call the next Call waiting...
  • Page 25: Emergency Calls

    extreme heat, you may see “Cool Down” Phone (if your phone is 1. Touch messages. To avoid possible damage to locked, touch Emergency Call or your battery and phone, you should > Emergency call). touch Menu follow these instructions until the phone 2.Enter the emergency number.
  • Page 26: People

    People People • Create: Touch below the list. • Call, text, or email: Touch and hold a contacts like you’ve never had before Quick Start: People contact, then choose an option. • Open or edit: Touch and hold a contact People Find it: Apps >...
  • Page 27: Transfer Contacts

    • To add your social networking contacts in Gmail™. contacts, see “Social networking” on page 27. • To get more options and help, go to • To add your email contacts, see “Messages” on page 29. Corporate Sync Tip: If you add a account, you can send messages to your coworkers, even if you don’t have...
  • Page 28: Create Contacts

    People Call, Text, Edit or Delete Find it: Apps > Contacts Touch a contact to open it, then > Edit. Touch Menu touch Menu > People Find it: Apps > Join, then touch the second entry. Your View Touch and hold the contact to open phone remembers this connection.
  • Page 29: Social Networking

    Groups Social networking People my life, your life You can put your into groups that Quick Start, Social you create (like “friends,” “family,” or Networking “work”). Then, you can find contacts faster by showing one group at a time. Browser You can use the to track your To create or show a group in your People,...
  • Page 30 Settings time by touching Menu > If you don’t see your Facebook friends in People, choose your account in the the social networking app. Accounts & sync list and make sure Add or Delete Accounts Sync contacts is checked. The first time you turned on your phone, To delete an account (along with its you probably set up or logged in to your contacts and messages on your phone),...
  • Page 31: Messages

    Messages • Create: Touch at the top right of the page above the list of messages. say it & go Quick Start, Messages • Open: Touch a conversation to open it. • Delete: Touch and hold a conversation Text Messaging Find it: Apps >...
  • Page 32 go to you. To change this, touch • Reply: Open a conversation, then enter Text Messaging Apps > > Menu your response in the text box at the Messaging settings Outgoing > > bottom. group message type. • Forward: Open a conversation, touch •...
  • Page 33: Create Text Messages

    Create Text Messages Email Set up Email Text Messaging > Find it: Apps > You can check email accounts and send responses, photos, websites, and more. 1. Enter the recipients at the top. Gmail (or Email) Find it: Apps > 2.Touch the text box at the bottom to enter the message.
  • Page 34 Email Google™ account—that sets up the • is for most personal and other Gmail app for one account, but you accounts that aren’t on a Microsoft can add more. Exchange Server. For account details, contact the account provider. Email To add accounts for the app, Settings Accounts &...
  • Page 35: Emergency Alerts

    Emergency Alerts • Start a text chat: Touch a name in your list of friends, then enter text and Emergency alerts can pop up to tell you touch . about a national or local crisis. After you • Start a voice or video chat: Touch the close an alert, you can reopen it by Emergency...
  • Page 36: Text Entry

    Multi-touch keyboard text entry: Enter letters by touching them one at a To switch keyboards, touch & hold. time. Tips & tricks Motorola Keyboard: q w e Touch a key for each • Keyboard adaptation: Your letter, then touch...
  • Page 37: Text Entry Settings

    • To change the sounds, corrections, and other settings for your • Symbols: Touch and hold a key to enter touchscreen keyboard, the small number or symbol at the top Motorola Input. touch of it. • Apostrophes: Drag through the apostrophe key to enter apostrophes in common contraction (like I’ll).
  • Page 38: Photos & Videos

    Photos & Videos • Take a photo: Open the camera, then touch (or touch and hold to focus, see it, capture it, share it! then release to take). Quick Start: Photos & Videos • Record a video: Touch in the Capture photos and videos to send them camera, then touch to start or stop...
  • Page 39 touch its thumbnail in the upper left, • To zoom then touch it for sharing options. touch the screen with two • Resolution: In the viewfinder fingers and then Settings Video touch Menu > > drag them Resolution. apart. To zoom •...
  • Page 40 Photo & Video Settings • To delete the photo or video, touch and hold a thumbnail, then touch Delete. In the viewfinder, touch Menu > Settings To delete multiple files, touch Menu to open a menu. Select multiple, check the >...
  • Page 41: Music

    Capture Your Screen Music when life needs a Share a screen capture of your favorite Quick Start: Music playlist, your new high score, or a friend’s contact information. If you can see it on Play Music Find it: Apps > your phone, you can share it with your friends.
  • Page 42 • Go back: When you open a song or • Playlists: Touch and hold a song in your artist list, touch in the top left to go library (or touch Menu when it is back. playing) to add it to a playlist or show other options.
  • Page 43: At&T Features & Services

    AT&T Features & Services My Music My Music Find it: Apps > Features & Services • My Library: Sort through what’s in your collection by Artist, Album, Song, • AT&T Navigator®—Get voice-guided, Playlist, and Genre. You can create a turn-by-turn, GPS-enabled directions. playlist on the fly.
  • Page 44: Browser

    More Information Browser surf the web with your phone For information on setting up or using Quick Start: Browser these services, visit To add these services, contact your local Browser Open to find a page or just AT&T store or call 1-800-331-0500. explore.
  • Page 45 Downloads • Web page URL: In the browser or your home screen, just touch Search Warning: Apps downloaded from the enter an address. web can be from unknown sources. To Note: If you can’t connect, contact protect your phone and personal data, your service provider.
  • Page 46: Location

    Save for Location • Webpages: Touch Menu > offline reading. To reopen the page, mobilize your map Browser touch Apps > > > Quick Start: Location Saved pages. Menu > Maps Open or just touch Search Manage your downloads find an address, then get directions, To view files or applications you have check in, or save the location.
  • Page 47 Google Maps™ offers powerful, one in a circle while the other one stays user-friendly mapping technology and still. local business information—including • Identify address: Touch and hold a business locations, contact information, spot on the map to show the nearest and driving directions.
  • Page 48 home safely, or just stay in touch. Don’t • To hide your location, touch Menu > Location settings Location worry, your location is not shared unless > reporting Do not update your you agree to it. After you join Google >...
  • Page 49: Screen Connections

    Add a full size Just connect your smartphone to a USB or wireless keyboard and mouse for Motorola Lapdock™, or to an HDTV or serious productivity. monitor, and you’re ready to go. Connect...
  • Page 50 and mouse.Connect your favorite • Click on the right and left edges of the speakers with a 3.5mm audio jack. apps screen to flip through pages of applications and widgets. • Use the VGA Travel Adapter to project the webtop application onto a bigger Smart Transitions from screen.
  • Page 51: Bluetooth™ & Wi-Fi Connections

    Bluetooth™ & Wi-Fi an application at a larger size by clicking and selecting webtop mode. The Connections application may stop running while lose the wires switching modes. Simply relaunch it. Quick Start: Bluetooth & Wi-Fi Connections Settings Find it: Apps >...
  • Page 52 • Turn off all connections: To quickly • Extend battery life: Turn off Bluetooth turn off all wireless and network power and Wi-Fi power when you’re not connections, press and hold Power using them. Airplane mode. then touch • Find or stop connections: Turn •...
  • Page 53 calls and text messages) remain off in 1. Make sure the device you are pairing airplane mode. Emergency calls to your with is in discoverable mode. region's emergency number can still be Note: Refer to the guide that came with made.
  • Page 54 Let devices find your phone Note: To extend battery life, turn the Wi-Fi switch when you’re not using To allow a Bluetooth device to discover your phone: Settings 1. Touch Apps > Connect to networks > Bluetooth. To find networks in your range: 2.Touch your device name to make it Settings, then touch 1.
  • Page 55 4.Touch Wi-Fi hotspot settings to Tip: When Wi-Fi power is on, your phone automatically reconnects to available change hotspot security and networks it has used before configuration: • SSID—Enter a unique name for your Wi-Fi hotspot hotspot. Your can make your phone a Wi-Fi •...
  • Page 56 Security type, and entering the correct For more about DLNA devices, visit Wireless password. DLNA™ Media Devices You can use DLNA Certified computers, TVs, and other devices to play or transfer the videos, pictures, and music stored on your phone. 1.
  • Page 57: File Access

    File Access ZumoCast from and log in to choose folders to share. open photos, music, and more on your phone Quick Start: File Access • File types: Choose to open your document Files, Music, or Videos. Stream videos and music from your •...
  • Page 58: Calendar

    Calendar Touch a file or folder to open, or touch and hold a file for options. You can edit Managing your most text or spreadsheet files: schedule has never • Place your cursor by touching the text. been easier. The •...
  • Page 59: Alarm Clock

    Add calendar events Alarm Clock Alarm & Timer From any view, touch Menu > Find it: Apps > event. Enter the event start time and To turn on an alarm, touch the check box. other details. You can even set a alarm, then To add an alarm, touch reminder so you don’t forget about the...
  • Page 60: Date & Time

    Date & Time Security & Screen Lock help keep your phone safe Set date, time, time zone, and formats: Quick Start: Security Settings > Date & Find it: Apps > time Protect your information, in case your phone is lost or stolen. Settings >...
  • Page 61 Note: You can make emergency calls on Caution: If you enter an incorrect PIN a locked phone (“Emergency Calls” on code three times, your phone locks page 23). A locked phone still rings, your SIM card and asks for your PIN you need to unlock it to answer.
  • Page 62: Tips & Tricks

    Tips & Tricks • recording or watching videos, listening to music, or taking pictures. a few handy hints Make it faster and easier to get the most • apps that stream information to your out of your phone every day. home screen, like news or weather.
  • Page 63 • display brightness: Touch Apps > want to search for, like “Motorola Settings Display Brightness > > > accessories”. (dimmer setting). • Text entry: Touch a text entry field to • display timeout delay: Touch Apps > open the touchscreen keyboard. Touch...
  • Page 64 • Dialer & text entry: As you type, your Voice settings phone speaks each number or letter. Voice Commands Find it: Apps > > Settings • Notification: When you flick the status > Menu bar down, your phone speaks all of the You can refine recognition of your voice notifications.
  • Page 65 fingers and then drag them apart. To Messages zoom out, drag your fingers together. Create, send, and receive text messages, IMs, email, and more, all in one place. Display brightness Text Messaging Find it: Apps > Settings > Display Find it: Apps >...
  • Page 66 TTY mode your hearing health professional, who and select the mode you should be able to help you get the best need: results. full: Type and read text on your • • Call volume: During a call, press the TTY device. side volume keys to set a call volume HCO: Hearing-Carry-Over—type •...
  • Page 67 Find it: Apps > (in the top right) To... Connections Quick manage Reference contacts and more Follow the references to find out how to use a USB , HDMI , Wi-Fi , or Bluetooth™ connection. To... transfer files hear music play videos show pictures make handsfree...
  • Page 68: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting If your display is not locked, Settings Privacy touch Apps > > > we’re here to help Factory Data Reset Reset Phone > Crash recovery If your display is locked, follow these In the unlikely event that your phone steps: stops responding to touches and key 1.
  • Page 69 You can also forcing a reboot. contact the Motorola Customer Support 6.When the green robot appears, press Center at: 1-800-734-5870 (United Volume Up and Volume Down together.
  • Page 70 Most battery safety issues arise from improper handling of batteries, and surface, can potentially cause damage.* particularly from the continued use of damaged • Do contact your service provider or Motorola if batteries. your mobile device or battery has been damaged DON’Ts in any of the ways listed here.
  • Page 71: Battery Charging

    • If there is a hologram, replace the battery and try • Motorola batteries and charging systems have charging it again; circuitry that protects the battery from damage • If the message remains, contact a Motorola from overcharging. authorized service center. Third Party Accessories...
  • Page 72: Caution About High Volume Usage

    • Limit the amount of time you use headsets or Remember to follow the “Smart Practices While headphones at high volume. Driving” at (in English • Avoid turning up the volume to block out noisy only). surroundings.
  • Page 73: Glass Parts

    • Loss of data. For more information about hearing, see our Glass Parts website at Glass Parts Some parts of your mobile device may be made of cSafety.asp (in English only). glass. This glass could break if the product receives a substantial impact.
  • Page 74 CSA, or UL approved). In such areas, sparks can Radio Frequency (RF) Energy occur and cause an explosion or fire. RF Energy Exposure to RF Energy Symbol Key Your mobile device contains a transmitter and Your battery, charger, or mobile device may contain receiver.
  • Page 75 configured for RF energy compatibility. In some Specific Absorption Rate (FCC & IC) circumstances, your mobile device may cause SAR (FCC & IC) YOUR MOBILE DEVICE MEETS FCC AND IC interference with other devices. LIMITS FOR EXPOSURE TO RADIO WAVES. Follow Instructions to Avoid Interference Problems Your mobile device is a radio transmitter and Turn off your mobile device in any location where...
  • Page 76: European Union Directives Conformance Statement

    This equipment has been tested and found to for Bluetooth and/or Wi-Fi] comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, Hereby, Motorola declares that this product is in pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. See 47 CFR compliance with: Sec.
  • Page 77: Industry Canada Notice To Users

    See 47 CFR Sec. approved versions issued by Motorola and its 15.19(a)(3). partners. Such alterations may permanently Motorola has not approved any changes or damage your product, cause your product to be modifications to this device by the user.
  • Page 78: Location Services

    Location Services location-based information. Devices enabled with location technology also transmit location-based Location The following information is applicable to Motorola information. Additionally, if you use applications mobile devices that provide location based that require location-based information (e.g. functionality. Location sources can include GPS, driving directions), such applications transmit AGPS and Wi-Fi.
  • Page 79 • Wireless—For mobile devices with Wi-Fi features, and lock features, where available. only connect to trusted Wi-Fi networks. Also, • Keep software up to date—If Motorola or a when using your device as a hotspot (where software/application vendor releases a patch or available) use network security.
  • Page 80 Don’t drop your mobile device. Use & Care Use & Care To care for your Motorola mobile device, please protection observe the following: To help protect your mobile device, always make sure that any battery, connector and...
  • Page 81: Hearing Aid Compatibility With Mobile Phones

    Motorola Approved Service When some mobile phones are used near some Center in your region. Details of Motorola approved hearing devices (hearing aids and cochlear national recycling schemes, and further...
  • Page 82: Software Copyright

    Motorola products may include copyrighted hear any interfering noise. Contact your service Motorola and third-party software stored in provider or Motorola for information on hearing aid semiconductor memories or other media. Laws in compatibility. If you have questions about return or...
  • Page 83: Export Law Assurances

    United States of America and source code being made publicly available by Canada. The Governments of the United States of Motorola related to software used in this Motorola America and Canada may restrict the exportation mobile device, you may send your request in writing or re-exportation of this product to certain to the address below.
  • Page 84 Motorola Mobility LLC Limited Global tion. 3. A representative of Motorola, or of a Motorola Au- Warranty Mobile Phones thorized Repair Center, will help determine Note: This Limited Warranty is not applicable in Global Warranty whether your Product requires service.
  • Page 85 This Limited Warranty applies only to new Products Who is Covered? which are a) manufactured by or for Motorola as This Limited Warranty extends only to the first identified by the ”Motorola” trademark, trade name, consumer purchaser of the Product, and is not or logo legally affixed to them;...
  • Page 86 (iv) external causes warranty. or acts which are not the fault of Motorola, including (b) Cosmetic damage, including but not limited to but not limited to flood, fire, earthquake, tornado or scratches, dents, cracks or other cosmetic other acts of God, are excluded from coverage.
  • Page 87 Products that have been altered in any manner so costs associated with such out of warranty repair as to prevent Motorola from determining whether will be your responsibility. such Products are covered under the terms of this What Other Limitations are There? Limited Warranty are excluded from coverage.
  • Page 90 TRANSMISSION MODES (E.G., CDMA, GSM), AND of printing. Motorola reserves the right to change or INTENDED METHOD OF USING THE PRODUCT modify any information or specifications without (E.G., HOW THE PRODUCT IS HELD OR USED IN...

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