Dell Venue 7 User Manual

Dell Venue 7 User Manual

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Venue 7/8
User's Manual
Tablet model: Venue 7, Venue 8, Venue 7 3730, Venue 7 HSPA+,
Venue 8 3830, Venue 8 HSPA+
Regulatory model: T01C/T02D
Regulatory type: T01C001, T02C002/T02D001, T02D002


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  • Page 1 Venue 7/8 User's Manual Tablet model: Venue 7, Venue 8, Venue 7 3730, Venue 7 HSPA+, Venue 8 3830, Venue 8 HSPA+ Regulatory model: T01C/T02D Regulatory type: T01C001, T02C002/T02D001, T02D002...
  • Page 2 ™ are trademarks of Dell Inc. Bluetooth is a registered trademark owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and is used by Dell under ® license. Other trademarks and trade names may be used in this document to refer to either the entities claiming the marks and names or their products. Dell Inc. disclaims any proprietary interest in trademarks and trade names other than its own.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Features ........5 Charging the Battery .
  • Page 4 Browsing the Internet ..... .17 Email ....... 18 Customizing Your Tablet .
  • Page 5: Features

    • Press to increase or decrease the volume by one level. • Press and hold to continuously increase or decrease the volume. Service Tag label Provide the Service Tag when contacting Dell for support. Speaker Outputs sound. MicroSD-card slot Insert a microSD card to expand the storage on your tablet.
  • Page 6: Charging The Battery

    Charging the Battery NOTE: Your tablet may not be fully charged when you receive it. It is recommend to charge the tablet for 4 hours for the first time. 1. Connect the micro-USB end of the USB cable to the USB port of the tablet. 2.
  • Page 7: Inserting The Microsd Card And Micro-Sim Card (Optional)

    Inserting the MicroSD Card and Micro-SIM Card (optional) Open the card-slot door, insert the cards into their respective slots, and close the card-slot door. NOTE: Make sure the cards are correctly aligned and are inserted all the way. Inserting the MicroSD Card and Micro-SIM Card (optional) ...
  • Page 8: Getting Started

    Getting Started Turning on/off the tablet To turn on your tablet, press and hold the power button for about 3 seconds. To turn off your tablet, press and hold the power button to open the options menu, and then select Power off→ OK. Finishing Android setup After you turn on your tablet for the first time, follow the prompts on the screen to finish Android setup.
  • Page 9: Customizing The Screen

    Customizing the screen After finishing several Android setup optionally, you can customize your tablet's screen as prompted. → Getting Started ...
  • Page 10: Locking And Unlocking Your Tablet

    Locking and unlocking your tablet Press the power button to turn off the screen and lock your tablet. You can also configure your tablet to automatically lock after a certain period of time. → Settings→ Display→ Sleep to set the time after which you want the tablet to enter sleep state and lock itself.
  • Page 11: Status Bar

    Status bar The status bar at the top of the screen displays notifications from various apps, time, and the states of various devices such as battery, SIM card, Bluetooth, and so on. 1. Notification panel displays notification icons to inform you of new email, messages, and so on.
  • Page 12: Keys And Functions

    Keys and functions 1. Back key • Tap to return to the previous screen and exit the running application. • Tap to close the on-screen keyboard in text input mode. 2. Home key • Tap to return to the main screen. • Tap and hold to open the Google search. 3.
  • Page 13: Using Your Tablet

    Using Your Tablet Contacts → People. Sign in to an existing Google account or To view and manage your contacts, tap create a new Google account to back up your contacts online. Creating a contact → People→ Create a new contact. 1.
  • Page 14: Text Entry

    Text entry You can type text using the on-screen keyboard. To open the on-screen keyboard, tap a text box. To close the keyboard, tap the back key. 1. Tap to type letters. 2. Tap to delete a typed character, symbol, or a space to the left of the cursor. Tap and hold to quickly delete text to the left of the cursor.
  • Page 15: Internet

    Un-mounting the SD card → Settings→ Storage. 1. Tap 2. Tap Unmount→ OK to remove the SD card. CAUTION: It is ecommended that you unmount the SD card before removing it. Removing the SD card while it is in use may cause data loss or result in application errors.
  • Page 16: Connecting To The Internet Using Mobile Broadband

    NOTE: To connect to a secured Wi-Fi network, you must provide the security key. If you do not have the security key, contact the person who manages your Wi-Fi network or contaqct the router manufacturer. NOTE: To start a new search for available Wi-Fi networks, on the Wi-Fi screen, →...
  • Page 17: Using The Airplane Mode

    Using the airplane mode Putting the tablet in Airplane mode disables all mobile and Wi-Fi connections. This feature is useful when wireless connectivity is strictly prohibited, such as on an airplane. → Settings→ Wireless & networks→ More→ Airplane mode to enable it. Browsing the Internet Opening the browser →...
  • Page 18: Email

    Email You can create POP3, IMAP, and exchange email accounts from web-based email services on your tablet. Opening the email app → Email Setting up an email account 1. On the email screen, enter the email address and password of the email account (the same as the account on your personal computer).
  • Page 19: Customizing Your Tablet

    Creating and sending emails → Email. 1. Tap 2. Select an email account to use if you have set up more than one account on your tablet. 3. In an email account screen, tap to compose a new mail. 4. Type the recipient’s email address in the To field. If you are sending the email to multiple recipients, separate their email addresses with a comma.
  • Page 20: Sound Settings

    Sound settings To change the sound and ringtone settings: → Settings→ Sound, and then select the desired item under Sound settings. Volumes Adjust the volume for music, videos, games, notification, and alarms. Default notification sound Select a default ringtone for notifications. Touch sounds Configure whether a sound is played every time you touch the screen.
  • Page 21: Pin

    Disabling or changing the screen unlock pattern → Settings→ Security→ Screen lock→ Pattern. 1. Tap 2. Draw your existing pattern. 3. Select None to disable screen unlock security or select Pattern to draw a new unlock pattern. This security method requires you to enter a PIN that you need to enter every time to unlock the tablet.
  • Page 22: Face Unlock

    Disabling or changing the password → Settings→ Security→ Screen lock→ Password. 1. Tap 2. Enter the password you have enabled. 3. Select None to disable the password or select Password to change password. Face unlock This security method requires you to look at your tablet to unlock it. Creating a face unlock →...
  • Page 23: Apps

    Apps Camera Your tablet has a camera with auto-focus feature that allows you to capture and share high-quality pictures and videos. Using the camera app → Camera. 1. Viewfinder screen. 2. Tap to open or close the camera setting options. 3.
  • Page 24: Bluetooth

    4. Open My Computer on your computer to locate two removable drives, which represent the SD card installed in your tablet and the internal device storage. 5. Copy the desired files such as music or pictures from another drive/folder to one of the removable drives, or vice versa.
  • Page 25: Gallery

    Ending a Bluetooth connection → Disconnect to end the Bluetooth connection. On the Bluetooth connection page, tap Terminating a pairing partnership → Unpair to erase all pairing information with that On the Bluetooth connection page, tap device. Gallery → Gallery To view and manage the pictures and videos stored on your tablet, tap Sharing or deleting albums All pictures and videos are grouped in separate albums according to their dates, sources,...
  • Page 26: Calendar

    Calendar Use the calendar to schedule and manage your events, meetings, and appointments. Opening the calendar → Calendar. Adding a new event 1. On the Calendar screen, tap to open the new event details screen. 2. Type the event name, location, description and configure options such as time period, repetition, reminders and so on.
  • Page 27: Internet Problems

    Shortened standby time. The duration of standby If you are located in an area time is affected by your where the network signal is service provider’s system weak, move your location to configuration. The same the area where the network tablet used with different signal is strong or temporarily service providers' systems...
  • Page 28: Specifications

    Specifications Marketing model • Venue 7 3730, Venue 7 HSPA+. • Venue 8 3830, Venue 8 HSPA+ Regulatory model T01C/T02D Regulatory type T01C001, T02C002/T02D001, T02D002 Temprature range 0 °C - 35 °C (30 °F -95 °F) Battery 4100 mAh Dimensions: Venue 7...

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