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THE SMARTPHONE
WITHOUT LIMITS.
MOTOROLA MILESTONE
TM

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  Summary of Contents for Motorola MILESTONE

  • Page 1 THE SMARTPHONE WITHOUT LIMITS. MOTOROLA MILESTONE...
  • Page 3: Your Phone

    Congratulations Your phone the important keys & connectors MOTOROLA MILESTONE ™ MOTOROLA MILESTONE gives you a premium browsing and messaging experience with the very ™ latest from Google , all in a thin touch QWERTY slider. 3.5mm Headset Jack Power Key •...
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Contents Your phone ....... . . 1 Let’s go ........3 Touchscreen &...
  • Page 5: Let's Go

    Let’s go Set up & go let’s get you up and running The first time you turn on your phone, a setup wizard guides you through signing in to your existing Assemble & charge Google™ account. If you don’t have a Google account, you can create one using the wizard.
  • Page 6: Touchscreen & Keys

    Cool content & more Touchscreen & keys Browse and download thousands of the coolest apps a few essentials on the planet from Android Market™. See page 18 for Touch tips details. Here are some tips on how to navigate around your Your phone comes with a microSD memory card phone.
  • Page 7 Drag My sign To scroll through a list or Draw on your screen to get to your favorite apps. To My Sign move slowly, drag across open my sign, tap Application tab > Alex Pico the touchscreen. Try it: In Draw the sign for the action the home screen, tap Dan Smith...
  • Page 8: Key Tips

    Key tips To change how long your phone waits before the screen goes to sleep automatically, tap Menu Menu, home, & back Settings Sound & display Screen timeout > > > Tip: To make the screen lock when it goes to sleep, use “Screen lock”...
  • Page 9: Home Screen

    Home screen The home screen extends beyond what you see on the screen to give you more room for adding quick access to the things you need most shortcuts, widgets, and more. Flick the home screen left and right to see more panels or to add widgets Quick start: Home screen and shortcuts.
  • Page 10 Running multiple apps Note: If you install apps from Android Market that have widgets, tap and hold the home screen, then No need to close an app before opening another one. select a widget to add to the home screen. Your phone runs multiple apps, all at once.
  • Page 11: Calls

    Calls Icons on the right tell you about phone status: it’s good to talk Bluetooth™ active network (full signal) GPS active network (roaming) Quick start: Calls Wi Fi active downloading Phone Find it: Home > volume voicemail message vibrate 3G (fastest data) silent flight mode Phone...
  • Page 12: In Call Options

    In call options During a call: Speaker During a call, tap • To use the speakerphone, tap Bluetooth Speaker to use a Bluetooth • To use a Bluetooth™ device, tap (The Bluetooth™ device. device must be turned on and previously Add Call Dialpad Tip:...
  • Page 13 Frequent calls Emergency calls Phone Favorites Find it: Home > > Note: Your service provider programs one or more emergency phone numbers (such as 911 or 112) that • To call a number, tap it. you can call under any circumstances, even when your •...
  • Page 14: Web

    Connect Experience the Internet with your mobile phone. Go Your phone uses the mobile phone network (over the online without any limits—simply, fast and anywhere. air) to automatically connect to the Web. Note: Your service provider may charge to surf the Quick start: Browser Web or download data.
  • Page 15: Personal Navigation

    Select alternate routes. Note: Availability may vary by market. Navigation linked to contacts. Store an address or location information, you’re two clicks away from seeing it on a map. More details For step by step instructions, go to http://www.motorola.com/motoextras/mobile. Personal navigation...
  • Page 16: Google Maps

    Google Maps™ Google Maps™ opens in “Map mode” . Use “Select map mode” on page 15 to change modes. where you are, where you’re going Note: This feature is not available in all areas. Check Set your location sources with your service provider. Set your phone to determine your location using GPS satellite signals (highly accurate, but uses battery Quick start: Google Maps...
  • Page 17 Get directions Map view Directions Tap Menu > Shows a map, complete with names of streets, rivers, lakes, mountains, and borders. This is the default view. Enter a starting point address or tap and select My current location Contacts Points on map , or Satellite view Enter an end point address or tap...
  • Page 18: Latitude

    Latitude invites them to sign in to Latitude with their Google account. where are your friends & family? To remove friends: Note: This feature is not available in all areas. Check Latitude with your service provider. Tap Menu > to show your friend’s list, then tap a friend in your list.
  • Page 19: Youtube

    YouTube™ YouTube user generated content web site lets you share videos with YouTube users everywhere. You go and create your own classic don’t need a YouTube account to browse and view videos. Quick start: YouTube Note: If you don’t have a YouTube account, visit Post that great video you’ve taken and see how many http://www.youtube.com to find out more.
  • Page 20: Apps For All

    Your account Apps for all get the app you want Log in or create account ™ Find it: Menu > My account Android Market To create your YouTube account, tap the “Don’t have Note: You’ll need to set up a Gmail account (see a YouTube account? Click here to create one”...
  • Page 21: Manage Your Life

    Manage your life After you download an app, the icon for that app appears on your Applications tab (see “Apps” on stay on top of things page 8). What can you manage? Manage & restore apps Email, contacts, and calendar on your phone give you To manage your apps, from your phone’s home screen access to the same personal information that you add, Settings...
  • Page 22 Email Tips • To search in Gmail for messages, tap Menu Set up an account Search > Email Find it: Home > > • To set new email notifications, such as having a The email setup wizard will guide you through setting special sound play when you receive a message, up your email account.
  • Page 23 You can manage your The Google apps on your phone give you access to the September 2009 personal life on the Google same personal information (emails, events, and calendar and your business contacts) that you have on a computer using Gmail, affairs on the Corporate Calendar, and Contacts.
  • Page 24: Contacts

    Contacts address is the same URL you use to access your company’s email using the Web on your computer). contacts like you’ve never had before Note: Contact your business IT department for Quick start: Contacts server details. Contacts Next Find it: Home >...
  • Page 25: Create Contacts

    Import contacts from your SIM Select the account to save the contact to, then type the contact name and details. Note: You need to set up an email account (see “Set up an account” on page 20) before you can import contacts from your SIM.
  • Page 26: Messaging

    Groups Messaging Contacts Display options Find it: > Menu > sometimes it’s best 2 text, or IM, or email . . . Contacts You can put your into groups that you create Quick start: Messaging (like “friends” , “family” , or “work”). Then, you can find Messaging Find it: Home...
  • Page 27: Create Messages

    • To open options, tap and hold a message. Tap to change your online status message. Create messages Messaging New message Find it: > Friends list b@gmail.com Enter the recipient and message. In text messages Insert and emails, tap Menu for options, like Tap to Tap to change...
  • Page 28: Text Entry

    Instant messages Text entry To send and receive instant messages, you can use an think keyboard, now think smaller instant messaging app (such as Google Talk™) or your Typing tips browser. Here are some tips for using your phone’s keypad: •...
  • Page 29 To... Text Entry Delete a character (hold to Press Delete Tap to open the Next delete more) touchscreen keypad. Delete the current line Press Alternate Delete Delete Jump to the Press Alternate beginning/end of a line Scroll ?123 Return Start a new line Press Return Space...
  • Page 30: Tips & Tricks

    Text entry settings Tips & tricks When you use the touchscreen keypad, your phone a few handy hints suggests words from your dictionary and chosen General tips language. Your phone also automatically enters apostrophes in some words, like “dont” replaced To...
  • Page 31: Personalize

    Personalize To... add your personal touch Go to the bottom Press and hold Alternate of al list > Scroll down Widgets To create a new widget: Battery tips Find an empty spot on your home screen where you Want to extend your battery life? Try these: want to add a widget, then tap and hold.
  • Page 32 Wallpaper Quick launch shortcuts To apply a new wallpaper: To set keyboard shortcuts to launch your favorite app, Settings Applications Quick tap Menu > > > Find an empty spot on your home screen, then tap launch Assign application > and hold.
  • Page 33: Photos & Videos

    Photos & videos • send the photo in a message or post it online, Share tap the photo and select . For more info on see it, capture it, share it! sharing your photos, see “Share your photo gallery” on page 32. Photos •...
  • Page 34 In the viewfinder, tap Menu for tagging and more View your photos settings: Find it: Home > Media Gallery Camera pictures > > options Pictures Video Mode Switch from camera to camcorder. Play a slideshow Tags Auto Location Tag Choose from Tap Home >...
  • Page 35 Manage your photos Media Gallery Find it: Home > > > 00:00:29 Pictures Pick the type Scenes of video. Tap and hold a photo, then: Select special Delete • To delete the photo, tap Effects effects. • To set the photo as a contact picture or wallpaper, Set as Turn on light.
  • Page 36 Video options In the viewfinder, tap the display for these options: options Scenes Select a setting for better image capture under different lighting Auto Night environments: Effects Apply different color effects on Sepia images. Choose for an 00:01 00:34 Black and White “antique”...
  • Page 37: Music

    Music Set up music when music is what you need... What music transfer tools do I need? To put music on your computer and then load it on Quick start: Music your phone, you need: Tap, tap, play—instant music. Just open your music •...
  • Page 38 With a memory card inserted, and your phone Tip: You can also use Windows Media Player to sync showing the home screen, connect a Motorola music from your PC to your phone. To download micro USB data cable from your phone’s micro USB Windows Media Player, go to port to a USB port on your computer.
  • Page 39: Play Music

    Play music Music player Just tap a song or playlist to get going. Music library Open your music library, then select what you want to play. Music Find it: Home > > Open Playlist Shuffle Music Repeat Off/All /Current Artists Albums Categories Artist...
  • Page 40 Music player controls Hide, wake, turn off Tap Home to use another app. Your music controls. continues to play. play/pause When you see in the status bar a song is playing, Previous/next flick down to see details. Tap the song to return to the music controls.
  • Page 41: Bluetooth™ Wireless

    Bluetooth™ wireless Connect new devices lose the wires and go wireless Note: This feature requires an optional accessory. To connect with a new device, you need to pair with it. Quick start: Bluetooth wireless You only need to do this once for each device—to Settings Wireless &...
  • Page 42: Wi Fi

    Wi-Fi To manually reconnect your phone with a paired Bluetooth devices device, tap the device name in the home, office, or hotspot list. Quick start: Wi Fi Disconnect devices Settings Wireless & networks Find it: Menu > > To automatically disconnect your phone from a paired Wi-Fi settings >...
  • Page 43: Usb & Memory Card

    Settings Wireless & networks Tap Menu > > screen, connect a Motorola micro Wi-Fi settings > USB data cable from your phone’s Wi-Fi to turn on and scan. If Wi Fi is already on, micro USB port to a USB port on...
  • Page 44 Click on the “Removable Disk” icon to access the Connect a Motorola micro USB data cable from your memory card. phone’s micro USB port to a USB port on your computer (see “USB drag & drop”). Drag and drop your pictures, videos, music, ringtones, and more, to your phone folder.
  • Page 45: Tools

    > Manage, sync, & backup phone content To turn on an alarm, tap the Alarm Clock Motorola Media Link (MML) and Moto Phone Portal check box. bridge your digital world by connecting your phone, When an alarm sounds, tap computer, and the Web, so you can manage the media...
  • Page 46 Use airplane mode to turn all your wireless from your phone to you computer. For more connections off—useful when flying. information on MML features and support, visit Update my phone www.motorola.com/medialink. To keep your phone current, software updates may be Moto Phone Portal Settings About phone available.
  • Page 47: Security

    Security To unlock the screen, press Power , or open the phone. Then, drag to the right. help keep your phone safe Set unlock pattern Quick start: Security To set an unlock pattern, that you need to draw to Settings Location &...
  • Page 48: Troubleshooting

    If you have questions or need assistance, go to www.motorola.com/mymilestone, where you can select from a number of customer care options. You can also contact the Motorola Customer Support Center at 1 800 331 6456 (United States), 1 888 390 6456 (TTY/TDD United States for hearing impaired), or 1 800 461 4575 (Canada).
  • Page 49: Safety, Regulatory & Legal

    • Don’t let the phone or battery come in contact with water. Water can get • Remove the battery and inspect it to confirm that it has a “Motorola Original” into the phone’s circuits, leading to corrosion. If the phone and/or battery get hologram;...
  • Page 50: Battery Charging

    • New batteries or batteries stored for a long time may take more time to charge. depending upon available accessories and regulatory requirements. The SAR • Motorola batteries and charging systems have circuitry that protects the battery information includes the Motorola testing protocol, assessment procedure, and from damage from overcharging.
  • Page 51: Open Source Software Information

    Furthermore, the purchase of Motorola products shall not be deemed to grant either directly or by GPS & AGPS...
  • Page 52: Your Location

    If you wear the mobile device on your body, always place the mobile device in a might improve if you move closer to windows, but some window sun shielding Motorola-supplied or approved clip, holder, holster, case, or body harness. If you do films can block satellite signals.
  • Page 53: Operational Warnings

    Do not let your battery, charger, or mobile device get wet. Also, using a mobile device or accessory may be prohibited or restricted in certain areas. Always obey the laws and regulations on the use of these products. Responsible driving practices can be found at www.motorola.com/callsmart (in English only).
  • Page 54: Caution About High Volume Usage

    If you have experienced seizures or blackouts, or if you have a family history of such Motorola has not approved any changes or modifications to this device by the user. occurrences, please consult with your physician before playing video games or Any changes or modifications could void the user’...
  • Page 55: Caring For The Environment By Recycling

    Don’t expose your phone to water, rain, extreme humidity, sweat, or other moisture. If it does get wet, don’t try to accelerate drying with the This symbol on a Motorola product means the product should not be Recycling Information use of an oven or dryer, as this may damage the phone.
  • Page 56: Smart Practices While Driving

    Note: For information on how to backup or wipe data from your mobile device, • Get to know your Motorola mobile device and its features such as speed go to www.motorola.com/support dial and redial. If available, these features help you to place your call without •...
  • Page 57 receive an incoming call at an inconvenient time, if possible, let your voicemail answer it for you. • Let the person you are speaking with know you are driving; if necessary, suspend the call in heavy traffic or hazardous weather conditions. Rain, sleet, snow, ice, and even heavy traffic can be hazardous.
  • Page 58 Motorola reserves the right to change or modify any information or specifications without notice or obligation. MOTOROLA and the Stylized M Logo are registered in the US Patent & Trademark Office. The Bluetooth trademarks are owned by their proprietor and used by Motorola, Inc.
  • Page 60 www.motorola.com...