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  • Page 1 P O R T A B L E A L L D I G I T A L M O B I L E P H O N E User Manual Please read this manual before operating your phone and keep it for future reference. GH68-38328A Printed in USA...
  • Page 2: Intellectual Property

    Intellectual Property All Intellectual Property, as defined below, owned by or which is otherwise the property of Samsung or its respective suppliers relating to the SAMSUNG Phone, including but not limited to, accessories, parts, or software relating there to (the “Phone System”), is proprietary to Samsung and protected under federal laws, state laws, and international treaty provisions.
  • Page 4 © 2013 Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC. Samsung is a registered trademark of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Do you have questions about your Samsung Mobile Phone? For 24 hour information and assistance, we offer a new FAQ/ARS System (Automated Response System) at:...
  • Page 5 ® ® Nuance , VSuite™, T9 Text Input, and the Nuance logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Nuance Communications, Inc., or its affiliates in the United States and/or other countries. ® ACCESS and NetFront™ are trademarks or registered trademarks of ACCESS Co., Ltd. in Japan and other countries. ®...
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Section 1: Getting Started ......5 Answering Calls ......25 Ending Calls ......26 Understanding This User Manual .
  • Page 7 Using Contacts ......38 Section 7: Messaging ........55 Backup Assistant ..... . 38 Types of Messages .
  • Page 8 Battery Use and Safety ....138 My Verizon ......99 Samsung Mobile Products and Recycling ..140...
  • Page 9 UL Certified Travel Charger ... . . 141 Display / Touch-Screen ....142 GPS & AGPS ......142 Emergency Calls .
  • Page 10: Section 1: Getting Started

    Section 1: Getting Started Understanding This User Manual Special Text This manual uses special text to emphasize important The chapters of this manual generally follow the features of details: your phone. A robust index for quick reference to most • features begins on page 166.
  • Page 11: The Battery

    Arrows represent the “highlight, then press” charge time. steps in longer, or repetitive procedures: From the Home screen, press MENU Warning! Use only Samsung-approved charging devices and Settings & Tools Memory. batteries. Samsung accessories are designed to maximize battery life. Using other accessories may invalidate your warranty and may cause damage.
  • Page 12: Battery Indicator

    2. Insert the tool in the groove at the top of the cover to lift Samsung charging accessories, such as the Wall/USB the cover up and remove. Charger, will only charge Samsung-approved batteries. If you install a non-approved battery and try to charge it, the phone will reset and display the message: “Battery disconnected”...
  • Page 13 Insert the Battery Replace the Battery Cover 1. Insert the battery, making sure to align the gold 1. Place the cover over the back of the phone, then press contacts. down along the edges to secure the cover. 2. Press down gently to secure the battery. 2.
  • Page 14: Charge The Battery

    Charge the Battery 2. Connect the USB cable to the Charging Head. Your phone comes with a Wall/USB Charger (Charging Head Charging Head and USB Cable) to charge your phone from any 110/220 VAC outlet. Note: The battery comes partially charged. You must fully USB Cable charge the battery before using your phone for the first time.
  • Page 15: Powering Your Phone On And Off

    Powering Your Phone On and Off Voicemail Powering Your Phone On Voicemail allows callers to leave voice messages. Open the phone, then press and hold the Note: Airtime and long distance charges apply. Mobile to End/Power Key. While powering on, the phone Mobile minutes do not apply to Voicemail setup or connects with the network, then displays the Home retrievals.
  • Page 16: Set-up Wizard

    Accessing Voicemail 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Settings & Tools Set-up Wizard. You can access your voicemail directly from your phone, or by dialing your wireless number from another phone. 2. Use the Left Soft Key (Preview), Right Soft Key (Skip), and Center Select Key (NEXT) or (SET) to From your phone, dial *86 and press the...
  • Page 17: Tty Mode

    TTY Mode Roaming Your phone is fully TTY-compatible, allowing you to connect a When you travel outside your home network’s coverage area, TTY device to the phone’s headset jack. Before you can use your phone can roam to acquire service on other compatible your phone with a TTY device, you’ll need to enable TTY digital networks.
  • Page 18: Memory Card

    Memory Card Removing a Memory Card 1. Lift the memory card cover out and turn it to expose Your phone supports the use of an optional, removable ™ ™ the card slot. microSD and microSDHC memory card of up to 32GB capacity (included).
  • Page 19: Section 2: Understanding Your Phone

    Section 2: Understanding Your Phone Features This section outlines key features of your phone as well as screens and icons that display when the phone is in use. 1. Flashlight: Provides light for Camera/Camcorder, or use Closed View as a flashlight. Camera 2.
  • Page 20: Side Views

    Side Views 1. Shortcut Key/PPT (Push To Talk) Key: Press and hold to launch a shortcut menu. When PTT Mode is turned on, press to initiate PTT. 2. Volume Key: Press to adjust master volume, or voice volume during a call. Press to mute an incoming call ringtone.
  • Page 21: Open View

    Open View Features 1. Earpiece: Hear call sounds, including the caller. 2. Camera/Camcorder Key: Press to launch the camera, or Earpiece press and hold to launch the camcorder. 3. Send Key: Press to dial a call. From the Home screen, press to view Recent Calls.
  • Page 22: Navigation Keys

    Navigation Keys Directional Key Shortcuts Directional Key From the Home screen, press the Directional Key launch favorite applications. Press the Directional Key My Pictures UP, DOWN, LEFT or RIGHT to browse menus LEFT RIGHT and lists, or to launch My Verizon My Shortcuts applications from the 1.
  • Page 23: Soft Keys

    Soft Keys Center Select Key Left Soft Key Press the Center Select Key to select a highlighted item or perform the highlighted action. Press the Left Soft Key to select the option that appears For example, from the Home screen, press MENU to in the bottom left corner of the display.
  • Page 24: Command Keys

    Command Keys 2. In this menu, the Play Key functions as the Clear Key Center Select Key , and the Rewind Key functions as the BACK key, and may be used to return Press the Clear Key to: to the previous menu. •...
  • Page 25: Send Key

    Send Key Voice Commands/Flashlight Key Press the Send Key to: Press the Voice Commands/Flashlight Key to: • • Press the Send Key to answer calls. Press the Voice Commands/Flashlight Key to launch Voice • Commands. Enter a number and press the Send Key to make a call. •...
  • Page 26: Volume Key

    PTT (Push to Talk) Key Volume Key Press the PTT Key to: Press the Volume Key to: • • When PTT Mode is On, press the PTT Key to activate PTT. For Press the Volume Key to set Master Volume. information about making PTT calls, see “Push to Talk (PTT) •...
  • Page 27: Vibration Key

    Vibration Key Play/Pause Key Press the Vibration Key to: Press the Play/Pause Key to: • • Press and hold the Vibration Key to switch between the current With the phone closed, press the Play/Pause Key to access the volume setting and Vibrate Only mode. external menu of applications.
  • Page 28: Understanding The Home Screen

    Understanding the Home Screen Features 1. Status Bar: Displays icons to show network status, The Home screen is the starting point for using your phone. battery power, and connection details. Status Bar 2. Home Screen: Displays Wallpaper, Banners, and Clock. 3.
  • Page 29: Section 3: Call Functions

    Section 3: Call Functions Making a Call This section describes how to make or answer a call. It also includes the features and functionality associated with 1. Open the phone. making or answering a call. 2. Using the keypad, enter the phone number, then press Making Calls Send Key.
  • Page 30: Answering Calls

    Answering Calls Answering Call-Waiting Calls When you receive a call while on a call: You can answer a call, or send the caller to voicemail. • • Press the Send Key to answer the new call. The original If the phone is closed, open the flip to answer the call call is placed on hold.
  • Page 31: Ending Calls

    Ending Calls Call In-Progress Options While on a call, you can answer an incoming call, or access To end a call, press the End/Power Key. other features. Recent Calls • While in a call, press the Left Soft Key (Mute) to mute the Recent Calls contains a record of calls to and from your microphone so the other party cannot hear your voice.
  • Page 32: Making Calls Using Recent Calls

    Making Calls Using Recent Calls 3. Use the Directional Key to scroll right or left to view Calls filtered by type. 1. With the flip open, press the Send Key. 4. Highlight a call to use these options: 2. Use the Directional Key to highlight a call, then •...
  • Page 33: Fake Call

    Deleting Recent Call Records Initiating a Fake Call 1. With the flip open, press the Send Key. From idle mode with the phone closed and the external 2. Use the Directional Key to highlight a call, then keys unlocked, press the Volume Key down press the Right Soft Key (Options).
  • Page 34: Driving Mode

    Driving Mode Enabling Driving Mode in Settings 1. From the Home screen, press MENU When Driving Mode is enabled, your phone uses sounds to Settings & Tools Sounds Settings alert you to notifications, regardless of other phone or call settings. Driving Mode.
  • Page 35: Section 4: Push To Talk (ptt) Functions

    Section 4: Push to Talk (PTT) Functions Receiving a Barge Call Push one button to contact other Verizon Wireless Push to Talk PTT customers. 1. When your phone receives a Barge call, the Barge tone A Barge call automatically connects, while an Alert call sends plays.
  • Page 36: Making An Alert Call

    Making an Alert Call Receiving an Alert Call 1. Press the PTT Key to access your PTT Contact 1. When your phone receives an alert, the PTT Alert tone List and use the Directional Key to highlight the plays. The message Incoming Alert is displayed with entry you wish to call.
  • Page 37: Ptt Contacts

    PTT Contacts 1. Press the MENU Contacts PTT Contact List. 2. Press the Directional Key UP or DOWN to scroll through your Contact List. 3. Press the Right Soft Key (Options) to select one of the following options: New PTT Contact, Copy To Contacts, Temp PTT Group, Erase, Edit, Do Not Disturb-On, Do Not Disturb List, Call, New Message, Sort.
  • Page 38: Section 5: Contacts

    Section 5: Contacts Adding a Contact Store information about your daily contacts in Contacts, to make calling and messaging easier. 1. From the Home screen, press the Right Soft Key Your phone supports Contacts and PTT Contacts. A contact (Contacts). record can be copied to a PTT contact.
  • Page 39 Adding a Contact from the Keypad Adding a Contact from Recent Calls Enter a telephone number with the keypad, then save it as a Save a telephone number from a recent call record as a Contact. contact. 1. From the Home screen, use the keypad to enter a 1.
  • Page 40: Erasing Contacts

    Erasing Contacts Editing a Contact Erasing Contacts Make changes to an existing contact. 1. From the Home screen, press the Right Soft Key 1. From the Home screen, press the Right Soft Key (Contacts). (Contacts). 2. Press the Right Soft Key (Options) 2.
  • Page 41: Managing Contacts

    Managing Contacts 4. Use the Directional Key to highlight Mobile 1, Mobile 2, Home, Business or Fax, then press SAVE. Use Manage Contacts to perform actions such as erasing, 5. Use the Directional Key to move to fields to modify locking, or unlocking, on multiple contacts at one time.
  • Page 42: Adding Pauses Or Waits

    Adding Pauses or Waits Note: Entering multiple pauses extends the length of a pause, Calls to automated systems can require you to enter and each pause counts as a digit. For example, two numbers to navigate menus, or to enter a password or consecutive pauses create a total pause of four account number.
  • Page 43: Using Contacts

    Using Contacts Backup Assistant Making Calls Using Contacts Backup Assistant is a wireless service that saves a copy of your phone's address book to a secure web site. If your 1. From the Home screen, press the Right Soft Key phone is lost, stolen or damaged, Backup Assistant can (Contacts).
  • Page 44: Favorites

    Favorites Removing Favorites 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Set contacts as Favorites, to quickly find contacts to view, Contacts Favorites. send a message or call the contact. Assigning Favorites 2. Highlight a Favorite and press the Right Soft Key (Options).
  • Page 45: Groups

    Using Favorites Groups Use Favorites to quickly view a favorite’s contact record, You can assign contacts to categories, called Groups, to send a message to a favorites, or view messages to and from make searching your contacts faster, or to quickly send the favorite.
  • Page 46: Creating A New Group

    Changing a Contact’s Group Assignment Sending a Message to Group Members 1. From the Home screen, press the Right Soft Key Send a message to all members of a group at once. (Contacts). Note: Messaging availability varies when roaming outside the 2.
  • Page 47: Speed Dials

    Speed Dials Assigning Speed Dials 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Speed dials are 1-, 2-, or 3-digit shortcuts you assign to Contacts Speed Dials. contacts, to allow you to quickly call the contact. 2. Use the Directional Key to highlight a speed dial, or Note: Some Speed Dials are reserved by default, and cannot enter a speed dial in the Go To field, then press...
  • Page 48: My Name Card

    My Name Card Sending My Name Card (vCard) by Message Send your contact information, as My Name Card, as an My Name Card is your personal contact entry in Contacts, attachment to a message. which you can send to recipients as a virtual business card (vCard) attached to a message, or via Bluetooth.
  • Page 49: Emergency Contacts

    Sending My Name Card (vCard) by Bluetooth Emergency Contacts Send your contact information, as My Name Card, to Set up to 3 emergency contacts, plus enter personal Bluetooth devices that support vCards. information that may be helpful to others using your phone in 1.
  • Page 50: Entering Personal Information

    Re-assigning or Unassigning an Emergency Entering Personal Information Contact Enter up to 3 notes containing information that might be 1. From the Home screen, press the Right Soft Key helpful to others using your phone in an emergency. (Contacts). 1. From the Home screen, press the Right Soft Key (Contacts).
  • Page 51: Sharing Contacts

    Sharing Contacts 5. At the CHOOSE DEVICE screen, highlight an option, then press You can share contacts as Name Cards (vCards) via • Add New Device: Search for a new Bluetooth device for message, or via Bluetooth. Sending Name Cards (vCards) by Bluetooth pairing.
  • Page 52: Adding Ptt Contacts

    Sending Name Cards (vCard) by Message Adding PTT Contacts Send a contact record, or your entire contact list, as You can create PTT contacts to make finding and contacting attachment(s) to a message. them easier. A contact’s mobile telephone number may be 1.
  • Page 53: Editing A Ptt Contact

    Adding a PTT Contact from Recent Calls Editing a PTT Contact Save a telephone number from a recent call record as a Make changes to an existing PTT contact. contact. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU 1. From the Home screen, press the Send Key to Contacts PTT Contact List.
  • Page 54: Ptt Groups

    PTT Groups Changing a Contact’s PTT Group Assignment Change a contact’s PTT Group assignment by removing it You can assign PTT contacts to Groups, to make searching from one group and adding it to another. your contacts faster, or to quickly make a PTT Group call. Adding Contacts to Groups 1.
  • Page 55: Section 6: Entering Text

    Section 6: Entering Text Changing the Text Entry Mode Your phone provides convenient ways to enter words, letters, punctuation, and numbers when you need to enter text. This You can change the entry mode to your preference. section describes text input modes and entering characters 1.
  • Page 56: Entering Text Using Xt9 Palabra

    Entering Text Using XT9 Palabra While entering text: • Press the key for each letter only once. XT9 Palabra is a predictive text entry mode for Spanish that • Enter the entire word before editing or deleting characters. Press recognizes common words matching the sequence of your Clear Key to backspace and clear one character, or key presses and inserts the most common word into your text.
  • Page 57: Entering Text Using Abc Mode

    Entering Text Using Abc Mode Entering Numbers Abc Mode is standard text entry mode for mobile telephones. Use 123 mode to enter numbers into a text field. To switch to Abc mode, press the Left Soft Key To switch to 123 mode, press the Left Soft Key then press Abc.
  • Page 58: Entering Symbols

    Entering Symbols Entering Smileys Use Symbols mode to enter common symbols into a Use Smileys mode to enter common symbols into a text field. text field. To switch to Smileys mode, press the Left Soft Key To switch to Symbols mode, press the then press Smileys.
  • Page 59: Entering Quick Text

    Entering Quick Text Entering Domain Extensions Use Quick Text mode to insert pre-loaded messages into a Use Domain Extensions to insert common internet symbols or text message, or to create and insert your own Quick Text phrases, such as @ or .com. phrases.
  • Page 60: Section 7: Messaging

    Section 7: Messaging Creating and Sending Messages This section explains how to send and receive messages, and other features and functionality related to messaging. 1. From the Home screen, press the Left Soft Key Types of Messages (Message) (New Message). Your phone can send and receive: 2.
  • Page 61 3. Use the Directional Key to move to the Text: field to 5. Press SEND, or the Send Key to send the compose your message. For information about message. entering text, see “Entering Text” on page 50. Note: Multimedia messages are only available within Verizon 4.
  • Page 62 – Video: Select a video from your phone or optional memory 2. Use the Directional Key to highlight the card. attachment, then press the Right Soft Key (Options) for these options: – Record Video: Record a new video using the camcorder. –...
  • Page 63: Message Settings

    Message Settings • Auto Erase Inbox: Press On to automatically replace the oldest message of the same type when the Inbox exceeds the This menu allows you to define settings for messages sent or maximum number of messages of that type. For example, received on your phone.
  • Page 64 • Domain Extensions: Create and manage a list of web and • Callback #: Press On to add a callback phone number to your Email extensions for the Domain Extensions entry mode. Press messages, and set the phone number. Press Off to omit a the Left Soft Key (Erase) to delete extensions.
  • Page 65: Receiving Messages

    Receiving Messages 3. Press the Left Soft Key (Erase) to delete the message. When you receive a message, you can choose to: 4. While viewing the message, press the Right Soft Key • View Now: Open the message for viewing. (Options) for these message options: •...
  • Page 66: Viewing Multimedia Messages

    Viewing Multimedia Messages 5. While viewing the message, press the Right Soft Key (Options) for these message options: When you receive a multimedia message, an alert sounds • Play again: Play the attached video or sound again. (unless turned off), and New Multimedia Message displays on the screen.
  • Page 67: Emergency Alerts

    • Save As Quick Text: Save the message text to the Customers may choose not to receive Imminent Alerts and AMBER Alerts. Presidential Alerts can not be disabled. Quick Text list. To disable Imminent Threat Alerts (Extreme and Severe) and •...
  • Page 68: Message Folders

    Message Folders 1. From the Home screen, press the Left Soft Key (Message). Messages are stored in the message folders. 2. The most recent message from each contact displays. You can choose how messages appear with the Inbox View The icon shows whether the message is new or setting in Message Settings.
  • Page 69 Inbox Folder • Manage Messages: Perform actions on multiple messages, including Erase, Lock, Unlock, Mark as Read, Mark as When the Inbox View setting is set to Time, incoming Unread, and Copy to Card (available if the memory card messages are stored in the Inbox message folder by date and time.
  • Page 70 Sent Folder • Forward: Send the message to another recipient. • Add To Contacts: Save the number of the sender to Contacts When the Inbox View setting is set to Time, outgoing messages are stored in the Sent folder by date and time. as a new entry or additional to an existing entry (available if the number is not already saved).
  • Page 71: Drafts Folder

    – Add To PTT Contacts: Save the number of the sender to • Add To PTT Contacts: Save the number of the sender to Contacts as a new entry or additional to an existing entry Contacts as a new entry or additional to an existing entry (available if the number is not already saved and PTT Mode (available if the number is not already saved and PTT Mode is On).
  • Page 72: Voicemail

    Voicemail Social Networks From the Messaging menu, you can view the total of new Update your social networking sites from your phone. voicemail messages, clear the voicemail counter, and call After setting up your accounts on your phone, you can voicemail to check messages.
  • Page 73: Mobile Email

    Mobile Email Send and receive email using Mobile Email. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Messaging Mobile Email. 2. Follow the on-screen prompts for subscribing to Mobile Email, setting up your account, and accessing email. Note: Subscription, data usage or airtime charges may apply, depending on your plan.
  • Page 74: Section 8: Media Center

    Section 8: Media Center Mobile Web Media Center includes applications for downloading, creating, viewing, and managing multimedia content, right Use the Mobile Web Browser to browse the internet. on your phone. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Media Center Mobile Web.
  • Page 75: Music And Tones

    Music and Tones Picture and Video Create and manage music and sounds on your phone. Create, download, and manage pictures and videos on your phone. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Taking Pictures Media Center Music & Tones. 2. Select an option: Your phone’s built-in camera produces photos in JPEG •...
  • Page 76: Picture Options

    2. Set Options, if desired. For more information, see 2. Use the number keys for Settings shortcuts. For “Picture Options” on page 71. example: • Press 1 to select Camera or Camcorder mode. 3. Using the screen as a viewfinder, compose your picture by aiming the lens at your subject.
  • Page 77 Camera Settings • White Balance: Choose a setting for the type of light, from Auto, Daylight, Incandescent, Fluorescent, or Cloudy. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Media Center Picture & Video Take Picture. • Exposure Metering: Select an area for measuring exposure level, from Matrix, Center-weighted, or Spot.
  • Page 78: My Pictures

    My Pictures – Set As: Set the picture as the Main Wallpaper, Front Wallpaper or Picture ID for a contact. View and manage pictures pre-loaded on your phone, taken – Take Picture: Launch the Camera to take new pictures or with the Camera, or downloaded and stored on your phone or video.
  • Page 79: Creating A Slide Show

    Creating a Slide Show 3. While viewing the picture, press the Right Soft Key (Options) for these options: View all the pictures in My Pictures as a slide show, where you choose the duration of each slide. • Send: Attach the picture to a new Picture Message, post to 1.
  • Page 80: Recording Videos

    Recording Videos – Copy/Paste: Select a portion of one picture (the Foreground) to paste on another picture (the Background). Highlight Foreground Record videos with your phone’s built-in Camcorder. or Background, then press the Left Soft Key (Set) and Important! Do not take videos of people without their follow the prompts.
  • Page 81 Video Options 3. Using the screen as a viewfinder, compose your shot by aiming the lens at your subject. Use Video Options to customize your videos. 4. Press Center Select Key (REC) to start recording. Tip: While setting Options, press the Right Soft Key (Help) Use the soft keys to control recording: for information about an option.
  • Page 82: Camcorder Settings

    Camcorder Settings 3. Press the Right Soft Key (Options) for these options: • Mode: Switch between Camera and Camcorder. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Media Center Picture & Video Record Video. • Recording Mode: Choose For Send to record a video suitable for sending in a message, or For Save to record a video of any 2.
  • Page 83: My Videos

    My Videos – Rename: Change the name of the highlighted video. – File Info: Display information about the video. Create, view and manage videos. 4. To view a video, highlight a thumbnail and press the Note: Copyright-protected videos cannot be uploaded or sent Center Select Key (PLAY).
  • Page 84: Online Album

    Online Album Store pictures from your phone in your Verizon Wireless Online Album. Note: Before using Online Album, set up your account by visiting the Verizon Wireless website at: 1. From the Home screen, press Center Select Key (MENU) Media Center Picture &...
  • Page 85: Section 9: Apps

    Section 9: Apps VZ Navigator Browse and download applications to your phone, from the Apps store. VZ Navigator ® uses GPS positioning to tell you where you are, what’s nearby, and to give you directions—quickly and Important! If your service plan does not include an unlimited easily.
  • Page 86: Section 10: Music

    Section 10: Music My Music This section describes how to use the music features of your phone to play, download, and manage your music files. Play music that you transfer from your PC, or from an Manage and Transfer Media optional installed memory card.
  • Page 87: Playing Music

    Playing Music • Artists: Display songs by artist. Highlight an artist, then press the Left Soft Key (View) to display songs by the artist, or 1. From the Home screen, press MENU press the Center Select Key (PLAY) to play the songs. Media Center Music &...
  • Page 88: Creating A Playlist

    Creating a Playlist 5. During playback, press the Right Soft Key (Options) for these options: 1. From the Home screen, press MENU • Library: Continue playback and return to the Library. Media Center Music & Tones My Music • Audio to Phone/Device: Switch the audio output to phone or Playlists.
  • Page 89 Playing Music with the Phone Closed Rewind Fast forward Play/Pause 1. With the phone closed, press the Play/Pause Key, then press My Music. 2. Use the Fast Forward Key, Play/Pause Key, Rewind Key to control playback. Note: To stop playback and close My Music, open the phone and press the End/Power Key Music...
  • Page 90: Section 11: Tools

    Section 11: Tools Voice Commands 2. At the audio prompt, speak a command: • Call <Name or #>: Dial a call by saying a Name in your Voice Commands is advanced speech recognition software Contacts List, a Name and a Location (home, work, mobile) or that recognizes your spoken commands to dial phone the phone number.
  • Page 91: Voice Commands Settings

    Voice Commands Settings • Prompts: Choose the type of prompts Voice Commands gives you: You can adjust the settings and preferences by opening Voice – Commands menu. Using this menu, you can change the Mode: Choose the type of prompts, from Prompts (voice following Voice Command features: prompts, as by default), Readout (reads out each screen), or Tones Only (plays only tones to prompt you for commands).
  • Page 92: Calculator

    Calculator Converter 1. From the Home screen, press MENU You can perform calculations, including addition, subtraction, Settings & Tools Tools Calculator Converter. multiplication and division using your phone. Normal 2. Use the Directional Key to select: • Temperature: Convert between Celsius and Fahrenheit. 1.
  • Page 93: Tip

    3. Use the Directional Key to highlight fields, then enter the details: Calculate a tip and how much each person should pay. • Subject: Enter the name of the event. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU • Start Time: Enter a time. Use the Directional Key to set Settings &...
  • Page 94 Reviewing and Editing Events 4. Use the Directional Key to highlight a single event, then press VIEW to display it. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Settings & Tools Tools Calendar. 5. While viewing an event, press the Right Soft Key (Options) for these options: 2.
  • Page 95: Alarm Clock

    Alarm Clock • Ringer: Use the Directional Key to set a type of alert, and select a ringtone. Set alarms, to go off once, or recur periodically at a specific 3. When you finish entering information, press SAVE. time. Once set, alarms are easy to change or turn off. Disabling an Alarm Note: When an alarm is scheduled in the next 24 hours, the You can turn an alarm off to control whether the alarm goes...
  • Page 96 Removing an Alarm Dismissing an Alarm You can dismiss an alarm using these options: Erase alarm(s) to remove them from Alarm Clock. • When the phone is open, press End key. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU • Settings & Tools Tools Alarm Clock.
  • Page 97: Stop Watch

    Stop Watch Notepad Measure lap times and total elapsed time. Create, read, edit and erase text notes. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Settings & Tools Tools Stop Watch. Settings & Tools Tools Notepad.
  • Page 98: Managing Notes

    Reviewing and Editing Notes Managing Notes 1. From the Home screen, press MENU 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Settings & Tools Tools Notepad. Settings & Tools Tools Notepad. 2. Use the Directional Key to highlight a note, then 2.
  • Page 99: Usb Mass Storage

    USB Mass Storage Phone Search Connect your phone to a PC, to copy files, such as music, Use Phone Search to find items on your phone. pictures or videos, between your phone and the PC. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Settings &...
  • Page 100: Section 12: Bluetooth

    Section 12: Bluetooth Turning Bluetooth On or Off This section explains how to use Bluetooth to transfer information between your phone and other Bluetooth Turn Bluetooth on to exchange information with a Bluetooth devices. device. To save battery life, or in situations where use of Bluetooth is a short-range wireless communications wireless devices is prohibited, turn Bluetooth off.
  • Page 101: Supported Profiles

    Supported Profiles • Dial Up Networking: DUN 1.1 allows the phone to be used as a data modem with a compatible Bluetooth device, such as a laptop Bluetooth profiles are specifications for services supported or PDA.This functionality may require specific services on your by individual devices.
  • Page 102: Bluetooth Options

    Bluetooth Options Adding a New Device Use Bluetooth options to view and change your phone’s Search for a Bluetooth device and pair with it, to exchange name, display supported profiles, and set visibility and information between your phone and the device. pairing.
  • Page 103 5. At the prompt, set incoming security for future pairings: • Always Ask: Your phone will prompt you to accept future pairings from this device. • Always Connect: Your phone will automatically accept future pairing requests from this device. 6. Use the Directional Key to highlight the new device, then press the Right Soft Key (Options) to...
  • Page 104: Section 13: Settings

    Section 13: Settings My Verizon Tools My Verizon connects to the Verizon Wireless Mobile Web. You The Tools menu provides personal productivity and can setup Favorites or choose from the available information applications. Voice Commands applications. From the Home screen, press MENU Use Voice Commands to operate your phone by speaking Settings &...
  • Page 105: Tip Calculator

    Tip Calculator Stop Watch Calculate a tip and how much each person should pay. For Measure and record lap times. For more information, see more information, see “Tip” on page 88. “Stop Watch” on page 92. From the Home screen, press MENU From the Home screen, press MENU...
  • Page 106: Bluetooth Menu

    USB Mass Storage PTT Settings Connect your phone to a PC with a USB cable to transfer Configure your phone’s PTT feature, and set the functionality files, such as music or pictures, to your phone. For more of the PTT Key. information, see “USB Mass Storage”...
  • Page 107: Sounds Settings

    Sounds Settings PTT Missed Call When PTT Mode is On, use the PTT Missed Call setting to set Configure the sounds your phone plays for calls, alerts, key your phone’s notifications for missed PTT calls. presses, and other actions. Easy Set-up 1.
  • Page 108: Call Sounds

    Call Sounds • Multimedia Message: Choose an Alert Tone, Alert Vibrate setting and Reminder options for incoming multimedia Configure sound and vibration settings for incoming calls. messages. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU • Voicemail: Choose an Alert Tone, Alert Vibrate setting and Settings &...
  • Page 109: Keypad Volume

    Keypad Sounds Readout Choose the sounds your phone plays when you press keys. When Readout is On, your phone reads out numbers, menus, alerts, and messages. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Settings &...
  • Page 110: Service Alerts

    Voice Command Settings Service Alerts Voice Commands is advanced speech recognition software Configure settings for sounds your phone plays to notify you that recognizes your spoken commands to dial phone of changes in system or service status. numbers, create messages, and launch applications such as 1.
  • Page 111: Display Settings

    Display Settings Power On/Off Control the sounds your phone plays when you turn the Configure settings for your phone’s screen. Easy Set-Up phone on or off. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Use Easy Set-up to quickly set the display settings for your Settings &...
  • Page 112: Personal Banner

    Banner ERI Banner When enabled, the ERI banner displays on the front screen Display a personal greeting or network status banner on the and the Home screen to show current network coverage. Home screen. Personal Banner 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Settings &...
  • Page 113 Backlight Wallpaper Set the duration and brightness of the backlight for the Set the background image for the Home screen and the front display and keypad. LCD screen. When you select wallpaper for the front LCD screen, it will not display a clock. Tip: The backlight setting also determines how long the screen 1.
  • Page 114: Display Themes

    Display Themes Main Menu Settings Customize the appearance of your phone’s menus and Customize the appearance of the Main menu. Menu Layout screens. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Choose from 3 preset layouts for the menu display. Settings & Tools Display Settings 1.
  • Page 115 Replace Menu Items Position Menu Items When the Menu Layout is set to List or Grid, you can When the Menu Layout is set to List or Grid, you can change customize the menu by replacing some items with your the location of the menu items on the menu display.
  • Page 116 Fonts Reset Menu Layout Style Reset Menu Layout, items, and positions to the default settings. Set the style and size of characters in the display. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Settings & Tools Display Settings Settings &...
  • Page 117 Size Volume Key Control Set the size of characters in the display. When set to On, you can use the Volume Key to adjust the size of fonts in the display temporarily, while using your 1. From the Home screen, press MENU phone.
  • Page 118: Clock Format

    Clock Format Front Clock 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Choose the type of clock to display on the Home (Main) Settings & Tools Display Settings screen and the Front display. Main Clock Clock Format Front Clock. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU 2.
  • Page 119: Phone Settings

    Phone Settings Set My Shortcuts Airplane Mode From the Home screen, press the Directional Key Right to access the four My Shortcuts. When Airplane Mode is On, all network functions of your 1. From the Home screen, press MENU phone are disabled, and you cannot send or receive calls or Settings &...
  • Page 120 Set Directional Keys Set Side Key From the Home screen, press the Directional Key When PTT Mode is off, the PTT Key acts as a shortcut key, to access your favorite items. launch a favorite application or feature. Use this setting to assign the Side Key shortcut.
  • Page 121: Voice Command Settings

    External Keys Locked Voice Command Settings Choose a time period for the external keys to remain active Voice Commands is advanced speech recognition software after you close the phone, after which the external keys will that recognizes your spoken commands to dial phone lock to prevent accidental key presses.
  • Page 122: Current Country

    Location Detection Current Country Choose whether your phone’s GPS (Global Positioning Select your current location, to allow the phone to apply the System) location is available to the network at all times, or correct country code when dialing. only when you’ve dialed an Emergency Number, such Note: If you travel to a different country, the network may not as 911.
  • Page 123 Security Edit Codes Set a new Phone Only lock code (for unlocking and locking Lock your phone, set restrictions, and choose other security the phone), or Calls & Services lock code (for restricting options. access to calls and other features). Access to all Security settings requires the phone’s Lock 1.
  • Page 124 Restrictions 6. Press Calls for these options: 1. From the Home screen, press MENU • Incoming Calls: Press Allow All to allow all incoming calls. Settings & Tools Phone Settings Security. Press Contacts Only to allow calls from numbers stored in Contacts.
  • Page 125 Phone Lock Setting Lock Phone Now 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Set the locking behavior of your phone. When the phone is locked, you must enter the Phone Only lock code to use it, Settings & Tools Phone Settings Security.
  • Page 126: Reset Settings

    Restore Phone Note: For the VZ Tones and Mobile Email preloaded apps, if you Return all phone settings to the factory defaults and delete them manually, they will be deleted permanently permanently erase all user information. and will not be restored by Restore Phone—but you can download them anytime from Apps.
  • Page 127: System Select

    Global Data Roaming Access System Select Set preferences for data access when your phone is outside Set preferences for roaming behavior. the home network area. 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Settings & Tools Phone Settings System Select. Important! Accessing data services while roaming may result 2.
  • Page 128: Call Settings

    Call Settings Auto Retry Select settings for automatic redialing of unanswered calls. Customize settings related to placing and receiving calls. Answer Options 1. From the Home screen, press MENU Settings & Tools Call Settings Auto Retry. Select a method for answering incoming calls. 2.
  • Page 129: One Touch Dial

    One Touch Dial PTT Missed Call One Touch Dial controls the speed dial feature of your phone. Set your PTT missed call notification. You must turn One Touch Dial On to use speed dials on the 1. From the Home screen, press MENU phone.
  • Page 130: Dtmf Tones

    DTMF Tones Assisted Dialing Set DTMF tone length. DTMF tones are used as input by Assisted dialing makes international dialing easier, by some automated phone systems, where you may need to inserting the appropriate access codes automatically, based transmit DTMF tones to make selections. on the Reference Country .
  • Page 131: Noise Cancellation

    Fake Call Noise Cancellation Use the Fake Call feature to cause your phone to ring with a Enable Noise Cancellation to minimize the effect of noisy fake call any time you press the Volume Key environments on voice quality in calls. down four times quickly, from idle mode with the phone 1.
  • Page 132: Memory

    Memory – My Contacts: Contacts saved in the phone’s internal memory. – My Messages: Messages saved in the phone’s internal Manage memory settings for saving pictures, videos, music, memory. sounds and ringtones to your phone’s memory, or to an optional installed memory card. –...
  • Page 133: Usb Mode

    USB Mode Phone Info Use the USB Mode setting to set the functionality when you View software and hardware information for your phone, your connect your phone to a PC with a USB cable. assigned telephone number, an icon glossary, and manage software updates.
  • Page 134: Set-up Wizard

    Set-Up Wizard Set-up Wizard assists you with configuring basic preferences, to quickly get started using your phone. For more information, refer to “Set-up Wizard” on page 11. From the Home screen, press MENU Settings & Tools Set-up Wizard.
  • Page 135: Section 14: Health And Safety Information

    Section 14: Health and Safety Information This section outlines the safety precautions associated with with RF energy, these studies have failed to be replicated. using your phone. The terms “mobile device” or “cell phone” The majority of studies published have failed to show an are used in this section to refer to your phone.
  • Page 136 Interphone Study The energy levels associated with radio frequency energy, including both radio waves and microwaves, are not great Interphone is a large international study designed to enough to cause ionization of atoms and molecules. determine whether cell phones increase the risk of head and Therefore, RF energy is a type of non-ionizing radiation.
  • Page 137 International Cohort Study on Mobile Phone Users Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) (COSMOS) Program of the National Cancer Institute The COSMOS study aims to conduct long-term health The National Cancer Institute (NCI) actively follows cancer monitoring of a large group of people to determine if there statistics in the United States to detect any change in rates of are any health issues linked to long-term exposure to radio new cases for brain cancer.
  • Page 138 The FDA also is working with voluntary standard-setting Headsets can substantially reduce exposure because the bodies such as the Institute of Electrical and Electronics phone is held away from the head in the user's hand or in Engineers (IEEE), the International Commission on approved body-worn accessories.
  • Page 139: Children And Cell Phones

    Studies have shown that these products generally do not Additional information on the safety of RF exposures from work as advertised. Unlike “hands-free” kits, these so-called various sources can be obtained from the following “shields” may interfere with proper operation of the phone. organizations (updated 10/1/2010): The phone may be forced to boost its power to compensate, •...
  • Page 140: Specific Absorption Rate (sar) Certification Information

    • US Food and Drug Administration: expressed in units of watts per kilogram (W/kg). The FCC requires wireless phones to comply with a safety limit of 1.6 watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg). RadiationEmittingProductsandProcedures/ The FCC SAR limit incorporates a substantial margin of safety HomeBusinessandEntertainment/CellPhones/default.htm.
  • Page 141: Fcc Part 15 Information To User

    A3LSCHU680 [Model Number: SCH-U680] and the specific Samsung could void your authority to operate the device. SAR levels for this phone can be found at the following FCC This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules.
  • Page 142: Commercial Mobile Alerting System (cmas)

    (CMAS) impaired. Samsung is committed to promoting responsible This device is designed to receive wireless emergency alerts driving and giving drivers the tools they need to understand from the Commercial Mobile Alerting System ("CMAS";...
  • Page 143: Battery Use And Safety

    Before answering calls, consider your circumstances. Let the Never mount this device in a manner that will obstruct the call go to voicemail when driving conditions require. driver's clear view of the street and traffic. Remember, driving comes first, not the call! Never use wireless data services such as text messaging, Web If you consider a call necessary and appropriate, follow these browsing, or e-mail while operating a vehicle.
  • Page 144 If the phone and/or battery get wet, have them checked • Never use any charger or battery that is damaged in any way. by your service provider or contact Samsung, even if they appear • Do not allow the battery to touch metal objects. Accidental to be working properly.
  • Page 145: Samsung Mobile Products And Recycling

    Some websites and second-hand dealers not associated with reputable manufacturers and carriers, might be selling We've made it easy for you to recycle your old Samsung mobile device by working with respected take-back incompatible or even counterfeit batteries and chargers.
  • Page 146: Ul Certified Travel Charger

    Mail It In The Samsung Mobile Take-Back Program will provide The Travel Charger for this phone has met applicable UL Samsung customers with a free recycling mailing label. safety requirements. Please adhere to the following safety Just go to instructions per UL guidelines:
  • Page 147: Display / Touch-screen

    Display / Touch-Screen GPS & AGPS Please note the following information when using your Certain Samsung mobile devices can use a Global Positioning mobile device: System (GPS) signal for location-based applications. A GPS uses satellites controlled by the U.S. Government that are...
  • Page 148: Emergency Calls

    Emergency Calls may be shared with third-parties, including your wireless service provider, applications providers, Samsung, and other This mobile device, like any wireless mobile device, operates third-parties providing services. using radio signals, wireless and landline networks, as well Use of AGPS in Emergency Calls...
  • Page 149: Care And Maintenance

    To make an emergency call: Keep your Samsung Mobile Device away from: 1. If the mobile device is not on, switch it on. Liquids of any kind 2. Key in the emergency number for your present location Keep the mobile device dry. Precipitation, humidity, and (for example, 911 or other official emergency number).
  • Page 150: Responsible Listening

    cloth slightly dampened in a mild soap-and-water This includes the use of headphones (including headsets, ® solution. earbuds, and Bluetooth or other wireless devices). Exposure to very loud sound has also been associated in Shock or vibration some studies with tinnitus (a ringing in the ear), Do not drop, knock, or shake the mobile device.
  • Page 151 • When using headphones, turn the volume down if you cannot American Academy of Audiology hear the people speaking near you or if the person sitting next to 11730 Plaza American Drive, Suite 300 you can hear what you are listening to. Reston, VA 20190 •...
  • Page 152: Operating Environment

    Using Your Mobile Device Near Other Electronic National Institute for Occupational Safety Devices and Health (NIOSH) Most modern electronic equipment is shielded from Radio 395 E Street, S.W., Suite 9200 Frequency (RF) signals. However, certain electronic Patriots Plaza Building equipment may not be shielded against the RF signals from Washington, DC 20201 your wireless mobile device.
  • Page 153 Posted Facilities • Should read and follow the directions from the manufacturer of your implantable medical device. If you have any questions about Switch your mobile device off in any facility where posted using your wireless mobile device with an implantable medical notices require you to do so.
  • Page 154: Fcc Hearing Aid Compatibility (hac) Regulations For Wireless Devices

    When your Device is Wet hearing devices. Not all mobile devices have been rated. Mobile devices that are rated have the rating on their box or Do not turn on your device if it is wet. If your device is a label located on the box.
  • Page 155: Restricting Children's Access To Your Mobile Device

    Hearing devices may also be rated. Your hearing aid manufacturer or hearing health professional may help you find this rating. Higher ratings mean that the hearing device is relatively immune to interference noise. Under the current industry standard, American National Standards Institute (ANSI) C63.19, the hearing aid and wireless mobile device rating values are added together to indicate how usable they are together.
  • Page 156: Fcc Notice And Cautions

    Keep the mobile device and all its parts and accessories out Although your mobile device is quite sturdy, it is a complex of the reach of small children. piece of equipment and can be broken. Avoid dropping, FCC Notice and Cautions hitting, bending, or sitting on it.
  • Page 157 • • For vehicles equipped with an air bag, remember that an air bag Reduce risk of repetitive motion injuries. When you repetitively inflates with great force. Do not place objects, including installed perform actions, such as pressing keys, drawing characters on a or portable wireless equipment near or in the area over the air touch screen with your fingers, or playing games, you may bag or in the air bag deployment area.
  • Page 158: Section 15: Warranty Information

    Case/Pouch/Holster 90 Days SAMSUNG; (g) defects or damage resulting from improper Other Phone Accessories 1 Year testing, operation, maintenance, installation, service, or adjustment not furnished or approved by SAMSUNG;...
  • Page 159 (iii) the battery has return the Product to an authorized phone service facility in been used in equipment other than the SAMSUNG phone for an adequate container for shipping, accompanied by the which it is specified.
  • Page 160 ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY claims, whether in advertising, presentations or otherwise, LASTS, OR THE DISCLAIMER OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL on behalf of SAMSUNG regarding the Products or this Limited OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS Warranty.
  • Page 161 For any arbitration in which your total damage claims, exclusive of attorney fees and expert witness fees, are ALL DISPUTES WITH SAMSUNG ARISING IN ANY WAY FROM $5,000.00 or less (“Small Claim”), the arbitrator may, if you THIS LIMITED WARRANTY OR THE SALE, CONDITION OR...
  • Page 162 You may opt out of this dispute resolution procedure by Severability providing notice to SAMSUNG no later than 30 calendar days If any portion of this Limited Warranty is held to be illegal or from the date of the first consumer purchaser’s purchase of the unenforceable, such partial illegality or unenforceability shall Product.
  • Page 163: End User License Agreement For Software

    Phone: 1-800-SAMSUNG THE SOFTWARE. Phone: 1-888-987-HELP (4357) 1. GRANT OF LICENSE. Samsung grants you the following No reproduction in whole or in part allowed without prior rights provided that you comply with all terms and conditions written approval. Specifications and availability subject to of this EULA: You may install, use, access, display and run change without notice.
  • Page 164 Update that Samsung may provide to you or make available to you after the date you 4. CONSENT TO USE OF DATA. You agree that Samsung and its obtain your initial copy of the Software, unless we provide affiliates may collect and use technical information gathered other terms along with such Update.
  • Page 165 License will terminate automatically without restrictions imposed by your network or internet provider. notice from Samsung if you fail to comply with any of the Unless your device is connected to the internet through Wi-Fi connection, the Software will access through your mobile...
  • Page 166 "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND agree that Samsung is not responsible for the availability of FROM SAMSUNG, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE such applications and is not responsible or liable for any...
  • Page 167 (“Samsung Account”), and your loss, including but not limited to any damage to the mobile rights and obligations will be set forth in separate Samsung device or loss of data, caused or alleged to be caused by, or Account terms and conditions and privacy policies.
  • Page 168 PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, EVEN IF ANY REMEDY where you are a resident. Notwithstanding the foregoing, FAILS ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE. Samsung may apply for injunctive remedies (or an equivalent 14. U.S. GOVERNMENT END USERS RESTRICTED RIGHTS. The type of urgent legal relief) in any jurisdiction.
  • Page 169 Opt Out." You must include in the opt out e-mail (a) your part of any award, but may not grant Samsung its attorney name and address; (b) the date on which the device was fees, expert witness fees or costs unless it is determined that purchased;...
  • Page 170 Software, and you will continue to enjoy the benefits of this license. 17. ENTIRE AGREEMENT; SEVERABILITY. This EULA is the entire agreement between you and Samsung relating to the Software and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous oral or written communications, proposals and representations with respect to the Software or any other subject matter covered by this EULA.
  • Page 171: Index

    Index supported profiles 96 slide show 74 taking pictures 70 Abc Mode 52 video options 76 Alarm Clock 90 Calculator 87 viewing and modifying pictures 74 Answer options 123 converter 87 Camera Key 20 Assisted Dialing 125 Tip Calculator 88 Care and Maintenance 144 Auto retry 123 Calendar 88...
  • Page 172 PPT groups 49 configuring 62 Fast Forward Key 22 speed dials 42 Emergency Calls 143 FCC Hearing Aid Compatibility (HAC) Converter 87 Emergency Contacts 44 Regulations for Wireless Devices 149 Cover, remove 7 Adding Emergency Contacts 44 FCC Notice and Cautions 151 Cover, replace 8 Unassign an Emergency Flashlight Key 20...
  • Page 173 Clear Key 19 text conventions 6 Music & Tones 70 End/Power Key 19 Media Center 69 My Music 81 Fast Forward Key 22 Memory 127 playing 82 Front Keys 18 Memory Card playlists 83 Play/Pause Key 22 formatting 13 My Name Card 43 PTT Key 21 inserting 13 My Pictures 73...
  • Page 174 Powering the Phone Off 10 Sounds 102 Roaming 12 Powering the Phone On 10 Alert Sounds 103 Push to Talk Call Sounds 103 Samsung Mobile Products and alert calls 32 Keypad Volume 104 Recycling 140 calls using keyboard 30 Power On/Off 106 Search 94...
  • Page 175 Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) Voice Commands 85 Certification Information 135 settings 86 Speed dials Voice Commands Key 20 assigning 42 Voice privacy 124 Standard Limited Warranty 153 Voicemail 10 Stop Watch 92 accessing 11 System Select 122 setting up 10 Voicemail Key 20 Volume Key 21 Text messages...

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    what buttons do i push to reset my sch-u680