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  • Page 1: User Guide

    User Guide For iPhone OS 3.0 Software...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Chapter 1: Getting Started Viewing the User Guide on iPhone What You Need Activating iPhone Installing the SIM Card Registering iPhone Setting Up iPhone Using VoiceOver Syncing Mail, Contacts, and Calendar Accounts Installing Configuration Profiles Disconnecting iPhone from Your Computer...
  • Page 3 Managing Previews and Alerts Chapter 8: Calendar About Calendar Syncing Calendars Viewing Your Calendar Searching Calendars Subscribing to Calendars Adding Calendar Events to iPhone Responding to Meeting Invitations Alerts Chapter 9: Photos About Photos Syncing Photos with Your Computer Contents...
  • Page 4: Contents

    Viewing Photos and Videos Slideshows 100 Sharing Photos and Videos 102 Assigning a Photo to a Contact 102 Wallpaper Chapter 10: Camera 103 About Camera 104 Taking Photos and Recording Videos 105 Viewing and Sharing Photos and Videos 105 Trimming Videos 106 Uploading Photos and Videos to Your Computer Chapter 11: YouTube 107 Finding and Viewing Videos...
  • Page 5 Chapter 16: Notes 129 Writing and Reading Notes 129 Searching Notes 130 Emailing Notes 130 Syncing Notes Chapter 17: Clock World Clocks 132 Alarms 132 Stopwatch 133 Timer Chapter 18: Calculator 134 Using the Calculator 134 Standard Memory Functions 135 Scientific Calculator Keys Chapter 19: Settings 137 Airplane Mode 138 Wi-Fi...
  • Page 6 173 Compass and Maps Chapter 23: Contacts 175 About Contacts 175 Adding Contacts 176 Searching Contacts 177 Managing Contacts on iPhone Chapter 24: Nike + iPod 179 Activating Nike + iPod 180 Additional Nike + iPod Settings Chapter 25: Accessibility...
  • Page 7 198 Removing the SIM Card 198 Backing Up iPhone 200 Updating and Restoring iPhone Software Appendix B: Other Resources 201 Safety, Software, and Service Information 202 Viewing the User Guide on iPhone 202 Disposal and Recycling Information 203 Apple and the Environment Index Contents...
  • Page 9: Chapter 1: Getting Started

    What You Need To use iPhone, you need:  A wireless service plan with a carrier that provides iPhone service in your area  A Mac or a PC with a USB 2.0 port and one of the following operating systems: ...
  • Page 10: Activating Iphone

    An Internet connection for your computer (broadband recommended) Activating iPhone Before you can use any of iPhone’s features, you must activate iPhone by signing up for a service plan with an iPhone service carrier in your area and registering iPhone with the network.
  • Page 11: Setting Up Iphone Using Voiceover

    Register iPhone: Download and install the latest version of iTunes from Connect iPhone to a USB 2.0 port on your Mac or PC using the cable that came with iPhone. Follow the onscreen instructions in iTunes to register iPhone and sync iPhone with your contacts, calendars, and bookmarks on your computer, and with music, video, and other content from your iTunes library.
  • Page 12: About Syncing

    About Syncing Syncing copies information and content between iPhone and your computer, keeping it current and up-to-date, whether you make changes on iPhone or on your computer. iTunes lets you specify the information and content on your computer that you want to sync with iPhone.
  • Page 13 Note: You can also set up email accounts directly on iPhone. See “ ” on page 16. Purchases you make on iPhone in the iTunes Store or the App Store are synced back to your iTunes library. You can also purchase or download content and applications directly from the iTunes Store on your computer, and then sync them to iPhone.
  • Page 14 Select “Encrypt iPhone backup” if you want to encrypt the information stored on your computer when iTunes makes a backup. Encrypted backups are indicated by a padlock icon, and a password is required to restore the information to iPhone. See “Backing Up iPhone” on page 198.
  • Page 15  Notes Sync notes in the Notes application on iPhone with notes in Mail on a Mac or with Microsoft Outlook on a PC. (On a Mac, you must have Mac OS version 10.5.7 or later installed to sync notes.) ...
  • Page 16: Mail, Contacts, And Calendar Accounts

    MobileMe can also sync your bookmarks on iPhone with Safari on a Mac, or with Safari or Microsoft Internet Explorer on a PC. You set up MobileMe, Exchange, and other email accounts directly on iPhone.
  • Page 17 You can choose to merge the existing data into your MobileMe or Exchange account. If you don’t merge the data, you can choose to keep it in a separate account on iPhone (the account is labeled “On My iPhone”), or delete it. Existing bookmarks can only be merged or deleted.
  • Page 18: Installing Configuration Profiles

    Synced information is transferred automatically over your wireless connection; you don’t need to connect iPhone to your computer to sync. If you don’t have a cellular connection, iPhone can receive pushed data over a Wi-Fi connection when iPhone is awake (the screen is on, or iPhone is connected to your computer or a power adapter).
  • Page 19: Disconnecting Iphone From Your Computer

    Unless iPhone is syncing with your computer, you can disconnect it from your computer at any time. When iPhone is syncing with your computer, iPhone shows “Sync in progress.” If you disconnect iPhone before it finishes syncing, some data may not get transferred.
  • Page 20: Chapter 2: Basics

    Dock Home button connector Speaker Microphone Your Home screen may look different, depending on the model of iPhone you have and whether you have rearranged its icons. iPhone Included Accessories Stereo headset Dock Connector to USB Cable USB power adapter...
  • Page 21: Status Icons

    SIM eject tool Eject the SIM card. Status Icons The icons in the status bar at the top of the screen give information about iPhone: Status icon What it means Cell signal Shows whether you’re in range of the cellular network and can make and receive calls.
  • Page 22 VPN. See “Network” on page 1 42. Lock Shows that iPhone is locked. See “Sleep/Wake Button” on page 26. Shows that iPhone is set to work with a TTY machine. See “Using iPhone with a Teletype (TTY) Machine” on page 1 53. Play Shows that a song, audiobook, or podcast is playing.
  • Page 23: Home Screen

    (iPhone 3G or later). View and search your MobileMe, iCal, Microsoft Entourage, Microsoft Outlook, or Microsoft Exchange calendars. Enter events on iPhone and they get synced back to the calendar on your computer. Subscribe to calendars. Set alerts to remind you of events, Calendar appointments, and deadlines.
  • Page 24 Take photos and record videos (iPhone 3GS only) and view them on iPhone, email them, send them in a MMS message (iPhone 3G or later), or upload them to your computer. Upload videos directly to YouTube. Take a friend’s picture and set iPhone to Camera display it when that person calls you.
  • Page 25: Customizing The Home Screen

    Calculator Set up accounts and adjust all iPhone settings in one convenient place. Set your own volume limit for listening comfort. Set your ringtone, wallpaper, screen brightness, and settings for network, phone, mail, web, music, video, photos, and more. Set auto- Settings lock and a passcode for security.
  • Page 26: Buttons

    Reset your Home screen to the default layout: Choose Settings > General > Reset and tap Reset Home Screen Layout. Buttons A few simple buttons make it easy to turn iPhone on and off, adjust the volume, and switch between ring and silent modes. Sleep/Wake Button When you’re not using iPhone but you still want to receive calls and text messages,...
  • Page 27: Volume Buttons

    For important information about avoiding hearing loss, see the Important Product Information Guide at To adjust the volume, use the buttons on the side of iPhone. Volume Volume down To set a volume limit for music and videos on iPhone, see “Music” on page 156. Chapter 2 Basics...
  • Page 28: Touchscreen

    By default, when you get a call, iPhone vibrates whether it’s set to ring mode, or in silent mode. If iPhone is set to ring mode, you can silence a call by pressing the Sleep/ Wake button or one of the volume buttons once. Press a second time to send the call to voicemail.
  • Page 29 Close an application and return to the Home screen: Press the Home button below the display. Scrolling Drag up or down to scroll. On some screens such as webpages, you can also scroll side to side. Dragging your finger to scroll won’t choose or activate anything on the screen. Flick to scroll quickly.
  • Page 30: Zooming In Or Out

    Lists Some lists have an index along the right side. Find items in an indexed list: Tap a letter to jump to items starting with that letter. Drag your finger along the index to scroll quickly through the list. Index Choose an item: Tap an item in the list.
  • Page 31: Onscreen Keyboard

    Viewing in Landscape Many iPhone applications let you view the screen in either portrait or landscape orientation. Rotate iPhone and the display rotates too, adjusting automatically to fit the new screen orientation. You may prefer landscape for viewing webpages in Safari, or when entering text, for example.
  • Page 32 Typing Depending on the application you’re using, the intelligent keyboard may automatically suggest corrections as you type to help prevent mistyped words. Enter text: Tap a text field, such as in a note or new contact, to bring up the keyboard. Tap keys on the keyboard.
  • Page 33 For a list of supported languages, see iPhone uses the active dictionary to suggest corrections or complete the word you’re typing. You don’t need to interrupt your typing to accept the suggested word.
  • Page 34 Undo the last edit: Shake iPhone and tap Undo. International Keyboards iPhone provides keyboards that allow you to enter text in many different languages, including languages that read from right to left. For a complete list of supported keyboards, go to
  • Page 35 Use the touchpad to enter Chinese characters Chinese with your finger. As you write character strokes, iPhone recognizes them and shows matching characters in a list, with the closest match at the top. When you choose a character, its related characters appear in the list as additional choices.
  • Page 36: Searching

    If you’re on the main Home screen page, you can press the Home button to go to Spotlight. From the Spotlight page, press the Home button to return to the main Home screen page. You can also set iPhone to go to Spotlight when you double-click the Home button. See “Home” on page 146.
  • Page 37: Voice Control

    Use Voice Control: Press and hold the Home button until the Voice Control screen appears and you hear a beep. Then use the commands described below to make calls or play songs. You can also press and hold the center button on the iPhone headset to bring up Voice Control. Chapter 2...
  • Page 38 Cancel Voice Control Say “cancel.” For best results:  Speak into the iPhone microphone as if you were making a phone call. Or use the microphone in the included headset.  Speak clearly and naturally.  Say only iPhone commands and names, and numbers. Pause slightly in between.
  • Page 39: Stereo Headset

    Stereo Headset The headset included with iPhone features a microphone and an integrated button that allows you to answer and end calls easily, and control audio and video playback. The headset included with iPhone 3GS (shown here) also has volume buttons.
  • Page 40: Connecting To The Internet

    Stocks, Maps, Weather, the App Store, or the iTunes Store. How iPhone Connects to the Internet iPhone connects to the Internet using either a Wi-Fi network or a cellular data network. iPhone does the following, in order, until connected: ...
  • Page 41 You can tell iPhone is connected to the Internet via the cellular data network if you see the 3G ( ), EDGE ( ), or GPRS ( ) icon in the status bar at the top of the screen.
  • Page 42 Using iPhone as a Modem You can use iPhone 3G or later as a modem to connect, or tether, your computer to the Internet. You can connect iPhone to your computer using the Dock Connector to USB cable, or via Bluetooth.
  • Page 43: Battery

    The iPhone battery may drain instead of charge if iPhone is connected to a computer that’s turned off or is in sleep or standby mode. If you charge the battery while syncing or using iPhone, it may take longer to charge. Chapter 2...
  • Page 44: Security Features

    If iPhone is extremely low on power, the display may be blank for up to two minutes before one of the low-battery images appears.
  • Page 45: Cleaning Iphone

    Find My iPhone pane. Click “Remote Wipe…,” then follow the onscreen instructions. You may also be able to remotely delete the information on iPhone if you set up iPhone using a configuration profile. See “Installing Configuration Profiles” on page 18.
  • Page 46: Restarting And Resetting Iphone

    Sleep/Wake until the Apple logo appears. If you can’t turn off iPhone or if the problem continues, you may need to reset. A reset should be done only if turning iPhone off and on doesn’t resolve the problem.
  • Page 47: Chapter 3: Phone

    Phone Phone Calls Making a call on iPhone is as simple as tapping a name and number in your contacts, tapping one of your favorites, or tapping a recent call to return it. Making Calls Buttons at the bottom of the Phone screen give you quick access to your favorites, recent calls, your contacts, and a numeric keypad for dialing manually.
  • Page 48: Voice Dialing

    Bring up the last number you dialed: Tap Keypad, then tap Call. Tap Call again to dial the number. Voice Dialing You can use Voice Control (iPhone 3GS only) to call someone in your contacts or dial a specific number. Note: Voice Control may not be available in all languages.
  • Page 49: Receiving Calls

    Receiving Calls When you receive a call, tap Answer. If iPhone is locked, drag the slider. If you’re using the iPhone headset, press the center button to answer a call. Center button Silence a call: Press the Sleep/Wake or either volume button. You can still answer the call after silencing it, until it goes to voicemail.
  • Page 50 Use other applications during a call: Press the Home button, then tap an application icon. End a call: Tap End Call. If you’re using the iPhone headset, you can press the center button instead. Second Calls During a call, you can make or receive another call. If you receive a second call, iPhone beeps and shows the caller’s information and a list of options.
  • Page 51: Conference Calls

    Emergency Calls If iPhone is locked with a passcode, you may still be able to make an emergency call. Make an emergency call when iPhone is locked: On the Enter Passcode screen, tap Emergency Call, then dial the number using the keypad.
  • Page 52: Visual Voicemail

    Visual Voicemail On iPhone, visual voicemail lets you see a list of your messages and choose which ones to listen to or delete, without having to listen to instructions or prior messages. Note: Visual voicemail may not be available in all regions, or may be an optional service.
  • Page 53: Checking Voicemail

    Checking Voicemail When you tap Phone, iPhone shows the number of missed calls and unheard voicemail messages. Number of unheard voicemail messages Number of missed calls Tap Voicemail to see a list of your messages. Unheard messages Play/Pause Speakerphone (Audio, when a Bluetooth device is connected.
  • Page 54: Contacts

    Deleting Messages Select a message, then tap Delete. Deleted visual voicemail messages are saved on iPhone until your carrier permanently erases them. Listen to a deleted message Tap Deleted Messages (at the end of the list), then tap the message.
  • Page 55: Ringtones And The Ring/silent Switch

    Clock timer. You can also create and purchase ringtones from songs in iTunes. Ring/Silent Switch and Vibrate Modes A switch on the side of iPhone makes it easy to turn the ringer on or off. Turn the ringer on or off: Flip the switch on the side of iPhone.
  • Page 56: Bluetooth Devices

    You can use iPhone with hands-free Bluetooth headsets and Bluetooth car kits. iPhone also supports Bluetooth stereo headphone devices when using iPod. Pairing a Device with iPhone You must first pair a Bluetooth device with iPhone before you can use it for your phone calls. Chapter 3...
  • Page 57: Bluetooth Status

    Choose the device on iPhone and enter its passkey or PIN number. See the instructions about the passkey or PIN that came with the device. After you pair a Bluetooth device to work with iPhone, you must make a connection to have iPhone use the device for your calls.
  • Page 58: International Calls

    Unpairing a Device from iPhone If you’ve paired iPhone with a device and want to use another device instead, you must unpair the first device. Unpair a device: In Settings, choose General > Bluetooth and turn Bluetooth on. Choose the device and tap Unpair.
  • Page 59 Turn Data Roaming on or off: In Settings, choose General > Network and turn Data Roaming on or off. Data Roaming is turned off by default. Turning Data Roaming off helps to avoid data roaming charges when traveling outside your carrier’s network by disabling data transmission over the cellular network. You can still access the Internet if you have a Wi-Fi connection.
  • Page 60: Chapter 4: Mail

    You can set up email accounts on iPhone in either of the following ways:  Set up an account directly on iPhone. See “ Setting Up Accounts” on page 16.  In iTunes, use the iPhone preference panes to sync email accounts settings from your computer.
  • Page 61 Enter a subject, then your message. You can tap Return to move from one field to another. Tap Send. Send a photo or video (iPhone 3GS only) in a In Photos, choose a photo or video, tap , then message tap Email Photo.
  • Page 62: Checking And Reading Email

    Checking and Reading Email The Mail icon shows the total number of unread messages in all your inboxes. You may have other unread messages in other mailboxes. Number of unread emails in your inboxes Check for new messages: Choose a mailbox or tap at any time.
  • Page 63 Touch and hold the link. The address pops up next to your finger. iPhone displays most picture attachments (JPEG, GIF, and TIFF) inline with the text in email messages. iPhone can play many audio attachments (such as MP3, AAC, WAV, and AIFF). You can download and view files (such as PDF, webpage, text, Pages, Keynote, Numbers, and Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents) attached to messages you receive.
  • Page 64 You can view attachments in portrait or landscape orientation. If the format of an attached file isn’t supported by iPhone, you can see the name of the file but you can’t open it. iPhone supports the following document types: .doc Microsoft Word .docx...
  • Page 65: Searching Email

    (Tap the status bar to scroll quickly to the top of the list and reveal the search field.) Search results for the messages already downloaded to iPhone appear automatically as you type. Tap Search to dismiss the keyboard and see more of the results.
  • Page 66: Organizing Email

    Organizing Email You can delete messages one at a time, or select a group to delete all at once. You can also move messages from one mailbox or folder to another. Delete a message: Open the message and tap . Or tap Edit, then tap next to the message.
  • Page 67: Chapter 5: Safari

    Safari Viewing Webpages Safari lets you surf the web and view webpages on iPhone in the same way as if you were on your computer. You can create bookmarks on iPhone and sync bookmarks with your computer. Add web clips for quick access to your favorite sites directly from the Home screen.
  • Page 68: Navigating Webpages

    Links on webpages typically take you to another place on the web. Follow a link on a webpage: Tap the link. Links on iPhone can also initiate a phone call, display a location in Maps, or create a preaddressed Mail message. To return to Safari after a link opens another application, press the Home button and tap Safari.
  • Page 69: Entering Text And Filling Out Forms

    Opening Multiple Pages You can have up to eight pages open at a time. Some links automatically open a new page instead of replacing the current one. The number inside the pages icon at the bottom of the screen shows how many pages are open.
  • Page 70: Searching The Web

    Click the Info tab, select “Sync … bookmarks” under Web Browser, then click Apply. See “Syncing” on page 11. Sync bookmarks with MobileMe: In Settings on iPhone, select Bookmarks in your MobileMe account. See “Setting Up Accounts” on page 16.
  • Page 71: Web Clips

    Home screen, and you can arrange your web clips along with the other icons. See “iPhone Applications” on page 23. Add a web clip: Open the webpage and tap . Then tap “Add to Home Screen.”...
  • Page 72: Chapter 6: Ipod

    Help > iTunes Help. Getting Music, Video, and More To get music, video, and podcasts onto iPhone, you can set up iTunes on your computer to automatically sync content in your library, or you can manually manage the media you put on iPhone.
  • Page 73: Manually Managing Content

    For information about which formats iPhone supports, see “Song, Video, or Other Items Won’t Play” on page 197. If there are more songs in your iTunes library than can fit on your iPhone, iTunes offers to create a special playlist to sync with iPhone. iTunes fills the playlist with selections from your library.
  • Page 74: Music And Other Audio

    Mac or videos you download from the Internet and then add to iTunes. If you try to add a video from iTunes to iPhone and a message says the video can’t play on iPhone, you can convert the video.
  • Page 75 Raise or lower the volume Drag the volume slider or use the buttons on the side of iPhone. You can also use the volume buttons on the iPhone headset (iPhone 3GS only). Restart a song or a chapter in an audiobook or...
  • Page 76 If you’re using an application, the playback controls appear on top of the application. After using the controls, you can close them or tap Music to go to the Now Playing screen. If iPhone is locked, the controls appear onscreen, then disappear automatically after you finish using them.
  • Page 77: Podcast And Audiobook Controls

    Songs > Shuffle. Whether or not iPhone is set to shuffle, if you tap Shuffle at the top of a list of songs, iPhone plays the songs from that list in random order.
  • Page 78: Browsing Album Covers In Cover Flow

    Use Voice Control: Press and hold the Home button until the Voice Control screen appears and you hear a beep. Then use the commands described below to play songs. You can also press and hold the center button on the iPhone headset to bring up Voice Control.
  • Page 79 Play or pause the current song or . You can also press the center button on the iPhone headset. Viewing All Tracks on an Album See all the tracks on the album that contains the current song: From the Now Playing screen tap .
  • Page 80 It’s like having a built-in DJ who knows your tastes well enough to make the right mix just for you. To use Genius on iPhone, you first need to set up Genius in iTunes, then sync iPhone with iTunes. Genius is a free service, but it requires an iTunes Store Account.
  • Page 81: Videos

    The first is saved as “On-The-Go 1,” the second as “On-The-Go 2,” and so on. To put a playlist back on iPhone, select iPhone in the iTunes sidebar, click the Music tab, and set the playlist to sync.
  • Page 82: Controlling Video Playback

    Restart/Rewind Volume Lovers in Japan by Coldplay is available on iTunes Pause a video Tap or press the center button on the iPhone headset. Resume playback or press the center button on the iPhone headset. Raise or lower the volume Drag the volume slider.
  • Page 83: Watching Rented Movies

    You can rent movies in standard (480p) definition from the iTunes Store and watch them on iPhone. You can download rented movies directly to iPhone, or transfer them from iTunes on your computer to iPhone. You can also transfer rented movies back to iTunes from iPhone. (Rented movies aren’t available in all regions.) The movie must be fully downloaded before you can start watching.
  • Page 84: Setting A Sleep Timer

    When you delete a video (other than rented movies) from iPhone, it isn’t deleted from your iTunes library and you can sync the video back to iPhone later. If you don’t want to sync the video back to iPhone, set iTunes to not sync the video. See “What You Need”...
  • Page 85: Changing The Browse Buttons

    Changing the Browse Buttons You can replace the Playlists, Artist, Songs, or Videos browse buttons at the bottom of the screen with buttons you use more frequently. For example, if you often listen to podcasts and don’t watch many videos, you can replace the Videos button with Podcasts.
  • Page 86: Chapter 7: Messages

    Note: MMS is available only on iPhone 3G or later. SMS or MMS support may not be available in all regions. Additional fees may apply for use of Messages. Contact your carrier for complete information.
  • Page 87 Text messages from the other person iPhone displays the 50 most recent messages in the conversation. To see earlier messages, scroll to the top and tap Load Earlier Messages. Send a message to more than one person: Tap , then add recipients. If you enter a phone number manually (instead of selecting it from Contacts), tap Return before entering another entry.
  • Page 88: Sending Photos And Videos

    Note: The MMS Messaging setting doesn’t appear if MMS isn’t supported by your carrier. Sending Photos and Videos You can take a photo or make a video (iPhone 3GS only) from within Messages and include it in your conversation with another MMS-capable device. Send a photo or video: Tap and tap “Take Photo or Video”...
  • Page 89: Editing Conversations

    Editing Conversations If you want to keep a conversation but not the entire thread, you can delete the parts you don’t want. You can also delete entire conversations from the Messages list. Edit a conversation: Tap Edit. Tap the circles along the left side to select the parts of the conversation you want to delete, then tap Delete.
  • Page 90: Managing Previews And Alerts

    Managing Previews and Alerts By default, iPhone displays a preview of new messages when iPhone is locked or you are using another application. You can turn this preview on or off in Settings. You can also enable alerts for text messages.
  • Page 91: Chapter 8: Calendar

     In iTunes, use the iPhone preference panes to sync with iCal or Microsoft Entourage on a Mac, or Microsoft Outlook 2003 or 2007 on a PC when you connect iPhone to your computer. See “Syncing” on page 11. ...
  • Page 92: Viewing Your Calendar

    Switch view See the details of an event: Tap the event. Set iPhone to adjust event times for a selected time zone: In Settings, choose “Mail, Contacts, Calendars.” Under Calendars, tap Time Zone Support, then turn Time Zone Support on.
  • Page 93: Searching Calendars

    Subscribed calendars are read only. You can read events from subscribed calendars on iPhone, but can’t edit them or create new events. You also can’t accept invitations from CalDAV accounts. Subscribe to a CalDAV or .ics calendar: In Settings, choose “Mail, Contacts, Calendars,”...
  • Page 94: Responding To Meeting Invitations

    Alert time—from five minutes to two days before the event When you set an alert, the option to set a second alert appears. When an alert goes off, iPhone displays a message. You can also set iPhone to play a sound (see below). Important: Some carriers don’t support network time in all locations.
  • Page 95 If the attendee is in your contacts, you can also tap to call or send a text message.  Tap Alert to set iPhone to sound an alert before the meeting.  Tap Add Comments to add comments in the email response to the meeting organizer.
  • Page 96: Alerts

    Alerts Set calendar alerts: In Settings, choose Sounds, then turn Calendar Alerts on. If Calendar Alerts is off, iPhone displays a message when an event is about to occur but makes no sound. Important: If the Ring/Silent switch is off, calendar alerts won’t sound.
  • Page 97: Chapter 9: Photos

    Photos About Photos iPhone lets you carry your photos with you, so you can share them with your family, friends, and associates. You can sync photos from your computer, view photos and videos taken with the built-in camera, use photos as wallpaper, or assign photos to identify contacts when they call.
  • Page 98 If you don’t see , tap the screen to show the controls. View a photo or video in landscape orientation: Rotate iPhone sideways. The photo or video reorients automatically and, if it’s in landscape format, expands to fit the screen.
  • Page 99: Slideshows

    See the next or previous photo: Flick left or right. Or tap the screen to show the controls, then tap Slideshows You can view your Photo Library or an album as a slideshow, complete with background music. View your library or an album as a slideshow: Tap Photo Library or an album, then tap .
  • Page 100: Sharing Photos And Videos

    If you have a MobileMe account, you can add photos and videos (iPhone 3GS only) directly from iPhone to a gallery you’ve created. You can also add photos and videos to someone else’s MobileMe gallery if that person has enabled email contributions.
  • Page 101 Tap Category to choose a category. Tap Publish. Copying and Pasting Photos and Videos You can copy a photo or video (iPhone 3GS only) and paste it in an email or MMS message. Some third-party applications may also support copying and pasting photos and videos.
  • Page 102: Assigning A Photo To A Contact

    Assigning a Photo to a Contact You can assign a photo to a contact. When that person calls, iPhone displays the photo. Assign a photo to a contact: Choose Camera from the Home screen and take someone’s picture. Or choose any photo already on iPhone and tap Tap “Assign to Contact”...
  • Page 103: Chapter 10: Camera

    With the built-in camera, it’s easy to take photos and record videos with iPhone. The lens is on the back of iPhone so you can use the touchscreen display to see the photo or video you’re taking. “Tap to focus” (iPhone 3GS only) lets you focus on a specific area of your shot and also automatically adjust the exposure.
  • Page 104: Taking Photos And Recording Videos

    Take a photo: Aim iPhone and tap Make sure the Camera/Video switch is set to When you take a photo or start a video recording, iPhone makes a shutter sound. The sound isn’t played if you’ve set the Ring/Silent switch to silent. See “Sounds and the Ring/Silent Switch”...
  • Page 105: Viewing And Sharing Photos And Videos

    Take a screenshot of the iPhone display: Quickly press and release the Sleep/ Wake and Home buttons at the same time. A flash of the screen lets you know the screenshot was taken. The screenshot is added to the Camera Roll album.
  • Page 106: Uploading Photos And Videos To Your Computer

    PC: Follow the instructions that came with your camera or photo application. If you delete the photos and videos from iPhone when you upload them to your computer, they’re removed from the Camera Roll album. You can use the iTunes Photos setup pane to sync photos back to the Photos application on iPhone.
  • Page 107: Chapter 11: Youtube

    Finding and Viewing Videos YouTube features short videos submitted by people from around the world. To use some features on iPhone, you need to sign in to a YouTube account when prompted. For information on requirements and how to get a YouTube account, go to
  • Page 108: Controlling Video Playback

    Play a video: Tap the video. The video begins to download to iPhone and a progress bar appears. When enough of the video has downloaded, it begins to play. You can also tap to start the video.
  • Page 109: Managing Videos

    Managing Videos next to a video to see related videos and more controls for managing videos. Add the video to Favorites Tap “Add to Favorites.” Add the video to a playlist Tap “Add to Playlist,” then select an existing playlist or tap to create a new playlist.
  • Page 110: Using Youtube Account Features

    Show favorites you’ve added to your account: In Favorites, tap Sign In, then enter your username and password to see your account favorites. Any existing favorites you’ve added to iPhone can be merged with your account favorites when you sign in. Delete a favorite: In Favorites, tap Edit, tap next to a video, then tap Delete.
  • Page 111: Changing The Browse Buttons

    When you’re browsing for videos, tap More to access the browse buttons that aren’t visible. Sending Videos to YouTube If you have a YouTube account, you can send videos directly from iPhone to YouTube (iPhone 3GS only). See “Publishing Videos to YouTube” on page 101. Chapter 11...
  • Page 112: Chapter 12: Stocks

    Enter a symbol, company name, fund name, or index, then tap Search. Select an item from the search results and tap Done. View charts in landscape orientation: Rotate iPhone sideways. Flick left or right to view the other charts in your stock reader.
  • Page 113: Getting More Information

    Use two fingers to see the change in value over a specific period of time. Delete a stock: Tap and tap next to a stock, then tap Delete. Change the order of the list: Tap . Then drag next to a stock or index to a new place in the list.
  • Page 114: Chapter 13: Maps

    Find and track your current (approximate) location, and use your current location to get driving directions to or from another place. The built-in digital compass lets you see which way you’re facing. (iPhone 3GS only). Important:...
  • Page 115 A pin marks the location. Tap the pin to see the name or description of the location. to get information about the location, get directions, add the location to your bookmarks or contacts list, or email a link to Google Maps. Zoom in to a part of a map Pinch the map with two fingers.
  • Page 116 Location Services to determine your location. Location Services uses available information from cellular network data, local Wi-Fi networks (if you have Wi-Fi turned on), and GPS ( iPhone 3G or later; GPS not available in all locations). This feature isn’t available in all areas.
  • Page 117 Maps uses true north to determine your heading, even if you have magnetic north set in Compass. If the compass needs calibrating, iPhone asks you to wave the phone in a figure eight. If there’s interference, you may be asked to move from the source of interference.
  • Page 118: Bookmarking Locations

    Find a location, tap the pin that points to it, tap next to the name or description, then tap Share Location and tap MMS (iPhone 3G or later). Bookmarking Locations You can bookmark locations that you want to find again later.
  • Page 119: Getting Directions

    Get directions: Tap Directions. Enter starting and ending locations in the Start and End fields. By default, iPhone starts with your current approximate location (if available). Tap in either field to choose a location in Bookmarks (including your current approximate location and the dropped pin, if available), Recents, or Contacts.
  • Page 120: Showing Traffic Conditions

    If you’re taking public transit, the overview screen shows each leg of the trip and the mode of transportation, including where you need to walk. The top of the screen shows the time of the bus or train at the first stop, the estimated arrival time, and the total fare.
  • Page 121: Finding And Contacting Businesses

    Find businesses without finding the location first: Type things like:  restaurants san francisco ca  apple inc new york Contact a business or get directions: Tap the pin that marks a business, then tap next to the name. From there, you can do the following: ...
  • Page 122: Chapter 14: Weather

    Weather Viewing Weather Summaries Tap Weather from the Home screen to get the current temperature and six-day forecast for one or more cities around the world. Today’s high and low Current conditions Current temperature Six-day forecast Add and delete cities Number of citi es stored If the weather board is light blue, it’s daytime in that city—between 6:00 a.m.
  • Page 123: Getting More Weather Information

    Delete a city: Tap and tap next to a city, then tap Delete. Display temperature in Fahrenheit or Celsius: Tap , then tap °F or °C. Getting More Weather Information You can see a more detailed weather report, news and websites related to the city, and more.
  • Page 124: Chapter 15: Voice Memos

    Voice Memos Recording Voice Memos Voice Memos lets you use iPhone as a portable recording device using the built-in microphone, iPhone headset mic, or supported external microphone. Note: External microphones must be designed to work with the iPhone headset jack or Dock Connector, such as Apple-branded earbuds or authorized third-party accessories marked with the Apple “Works with iPhone”...
  • Page 125: Listening To Voice Memos

    Record a voice memo: to start recording. You can also press the center button on the iPhone headset. Tap to pause or to stop recording. You can also press the center button on the iPhone headset to stop recording. Recordings using the built-in microphone are mono, but you can record stereo using an external stereo microphone.
  • Page 126: Managing Voice Memos

    Managing Voice Memos Delete a voice memo: Tap a memo in the list, then tap Delete. See more information: Tap next to the memo. The Info screen displays information about the length, recording time and date, and provides additional editing and sharing functions.
  • Page 127: Sharing Voice Memos

    Syncing Voice Memos iTunes automatically syncs voice memos to your iTunes library when you connect iPhone to your computer. This lets you listen to voice memos on your computer and provides a backup if you delete them from iPhone. Voice memos are synced to the Voice Memos playlist. iTunes creates the playlist if it doesn’t exist.
  • Page 128 Sync the Voice Memos playlist to iPhone: Connect iPhone to your computer. In iTunes, select iPhone in the sidebar. Select the Music tab. Select the “Include voice memos” checkbox and click Apply. Chapter 15 Voice Memos...
  • Page 129: Chapter 16: Notes

    Notes are listed in the order of the last modified date, with the most recently modified note at the top. You can see the first few words of each note in the list. Rotate iPhone to view notes in landscape orientation and type using a larger keyboard.
  • Page 130: Emailing Notes

    Emailing Notes Email a note: Tap the note, then tap To email a note, iPhone must be set up for email. See “Setting Up Email Accounts” on page 60. Syncing Notes You can set up iTunes to automatically sync your notes with email applications such as Mac OS X Mail and Microsoft Outlook (requires Mac OS X version 10.5.7 on a Mac).
  • Page 131: Chapter 17: Clock

    Clock World Clocks You can add clocks to show the time in other major cities and time zones around the world. View clocks: Tap World Clock. If the clock face is white, it’s daytime in that city. If the clock face is black, it’s nighttime. If you have more than four clocks, flick to scroll through them.
  • Page 132: Alarms

    If Snooze is on and you tap Snooze when the alarm sounds, the alarm stops and then sounds again in ten minutes.  To give the alarm a description, tap Label. iPhone displays the label when the alarm sounds. If at least one alarm is set and turned on, appears in the iPhone status bar at the top of the screen.
  • Page 133: Timer

    Set a sleep timer: Set the timer, then tap When Timer Ends and choose Sleep iPod. When you set a sleep timer, iPhone stops playing music or video when the timer ends. If you start the timer and go to another iPhone application, the timer continues running in the background.
  • Page 134: Chapter 18: Calculator

    Tap numbers and functions in Calculator just as you would with a standard calculator. When you tap the add, subtract, multiply, or divide button, a white ring appears around the button to let you know the operation to be carried out. Rotate iPhone to get an expanded scientific calculator.
  • Page 135: Scientific Calculator Keys

    Scientific Calculator Keys Rotate iPhone to landscape orientation to display the scientific calculator. Changes the trigonometric buttons (sin, cos, tan, sinh, cosh, and tanh) to their inverse functions (sin , cos , tan , sinh , cosh , and tanh ).
  • Page 136 Returns the log base 10 of a value. Calculates the sine of a value. Calculates the arc sine of a value. (Available when the 2nd button is tapped.) Calculates the cosine of a value. Calculates the arc cosine of a value. (Available when the 2nd button is tapped.) Calculates the tangent of a value.
  • Page 137: Chapter 19: Settings

    No phone, radio, Wi-Fi, or Bluetooth signals are emitted from iPhone and GPS reception is turned off, disabling many of iPhone’s features. You won’t be able to:  Make or receive phone calls ...
  • Page 138: Wi-fi

    Wi-Fi settings determine whether iPhone uses local Wi-Fi networks to connect to the Internet. If no Wi-Fi networks are available, or you’ve turned Wi-Fi off, then iPhone connects to the Internet via your cellular data network, when available. You can use Mail, Safari, YouTube, Stocks, Maps, Weather, the iTunes Store and the App Store over a cellular data network connection.
  • Page 139: Vpn

    The more bars you see, the stronger the signal. Set iPhone to ask if you want to join a new network: Choose Wi-Fi and turn “Ask to Join Networks” on or off.
  • Page 140: Carrier

    Select a carrier: Choose Carrier and select the network you want to use. Once you select a network, iPhone uses only that network. If the network is unavailable, “No service” appears on the iPhone screen and you can’t make or receive calls or visual voicemail, or connect to the Internet via cellular data network.
  • Page 141: Brightness

    Wallpaper You see a wallpaper background picture when you unlock iPhone. You can select one of the images that came with iPhone, or use a photo you’ve synced to iPhone from your computer. Set wallpaper: Choose Wallpaper and choose a picture.
  • Page 142 See your usage statistics: Choose Usage. There, you can see:  Usage—Amount of time iPhone has been awake and in use since the last full charge. iPhone is awake whenever you’re using it—including making or receiving phone calls, using email, sending or receiving text messages, listening to music, browsing the web, or using any other iPhone features.
  • Page 143 You may need to configure VPN, for example, to access your work email on iPhone. iPhone can connect to VPNs that use the L2TP, PPTP, or Cisco IPSec protocols. VPN works over both Wi-Fi and cellular data network connections.
  • Page 144: Location Services

    Your approximate location is determined using available information from cellular network data, local Wi-Fi networks (if you have Wi-Fi turned on), and GPS (iPhone 3G or later; GPS may not be available in all locations).
  • Page 145 Erase Data to turn it on. After ten failed passcode attempts, your settings are reset to their defaults and all your information and media on your iPhone is removed by overwriting the data stored on iPhone.
  • Page 146 Set whether iPhone updates the date and time automatically: Choose General > Date & Time and turn Set Automatically on or off. If iPhone is set to update the time automatically, it gets the correct time over the cellular network, and updates it for the time zone you’re in.
  • Page 147 Turn Auto-Correction on or off: Choose General > Keyboard and turn Auto-Correction on or off. By default, if the default keyboard for the language you select has a dictionary, iPhone automatically suggests corrections or completed words as you type. Turn Auto-Capitalization on or off: Choose General > Keyboard and turn Auto- Capitalization on or off.
  • Page 148 Important: You can’t use iPhone while data is being overwritten. This can take up to two hours or more, depending on the model and storage capacity of your iPhone.
  • Page 149: Mail, Contacts, Calendars

    Stop using an account: Choose “Mail, Contacts, Calendars,” choose an account, then turn Account off. If an account is off, iPhone doesn’t display the account and doesn’t send or check email from or sync other information with that account, until you turn it back on.
  • Page 150: Fetch New Data

    When Push is off, and with accounts that don’t support push, data can still be “fetched”—that is, iPhone can check with the server and see if new information is available. Use the Fetch New Data setting to determine how often data is requested.
  • Page 151 Add a signature to your messages: Choose “Mail, Contacts, Calendars” > Signature, then type a signature. You can set iPhone to add a signature—your favorite quote, or your name, title, and phone number, for example—to the bottom of every message you send.
  • Page 152: Phone

    Set alerts to sound when your receive meeting invitation: Choose “Mail, Contacts, Calendars,” and under Calendar tap “New Invitation Alerts” to turn it on. Set how far back in the past to show your calendar events on iPhone: Choose “Mail, Contacts, Calendars” > Sync, then choose a period of time.
  • Page 153: Call Forwarding

    When Call Forwarding is on, an icon appears in the status bar the top of the screen. You must be in range of the cellular network when you set iPhone to forward calls, or calls won’t be forwarded. Call Waiting Activate or deactivate call waiting: Choose Phone >...
  • Page 154: Safari

    You can lock your SIM card, so it can’t be used without a Personal Identification Number (PIN). You must enter the PIN each time you turn iPhone off and turn it back on again. Some carriers require a SIM PIN in order to use iPhone.
  • Page 155 To set whether Safari accepts cookies, tap Accept Cookies and choose Never, “From visited,” or Always. A cookie is a piece of information that a website puts on iPhone so the website can remember you when you visit again. That way, webpages can be customized for you based on information you may have provided.
  • Page 156: Messages

    The Music settings apply to songs, podcasts, and audiobooks. Turn Shake to Shuffle on or off: Choose iPod, then turn Shake to Shuffle on or off. When Shake to Shuffle is on, you can shake iPhone to turn shuffle on and immediately change the currently playing song.
  • Page 157: Photos

    Turn closed captioning on or off: Choose iPod and turn Closed Captioning on or off. TV Out Use these settings to set up how iPhone plays videos on your TV. For more information about using iPhone to play videos on your TV, see “Watching Videos on a TV” on page 84.
  • Page 158: Store

    Use Store settings to change or create an iTunes Store account. By default, the iTunes account you’re signed into when you sync iPhone with your computer appears in Store settings. You can change accounts on iPhone to purchase music or applications from another account.
  • Page 159: Chapter 20: Itunes Store

    You can search for, browse, preview, purchase, and download music, audiobooks, TV shows, movies, and music videos from the iTunes Store directly to iPhone. You can listen to audio or watch video podcasts from the iTunes Store, either by streaming them from the Internet or by downloading them directly to iPhone.
  • Page 160: Finding Music, Videos, And More

    Finding Music, Videos, and More Browse content: Tap Music, Videos, or Podcasts. Or tap More to browse by Audiobooks, iTunes U, or Downloads. Choose a sorting method at the top of the screen to browse by lists such as Featured, Top Tens, or Genres. Search for content: Tap Search, tap the search field and enter one or more words, then tap Search.
  • Page 161: Purchasing Music Or Audiobooks

    Purchasing Music or Audiobooks When you find a song, album, or audiobook you like in the iTunes Store, you can purchase and download it to iPhone. You can preview an item before you purchase it to make sure it’s what you want.
  • Page 162: Streaming Or Downloading Podcasts

    Rented movies won’t begin playing until the download completes. See “Checking Download Status” on page 163. Purchased videos are added to a Purchased playlist on iPhone. If you delete the Purchased playlist, iTunes creates a new one the next time you buy an item from the iTunes Store.
  • Page 163: Checking Download Status

    See the status of items being downloaded: Tap Downloads. To pause a download, tap . If a download is interrupted, iPhone starts the download again the next time iPhone has an Internet connection. Or, if you open iTunes on your computer, iTunes completes the download to your iTunes library (if your computer is connected to the Internet and signed in to the same iTunes account).
  • Page 164: Changing The Browse Buttons

    When you’re browsing, tap More to access the browse buttons that aren’t visible. Viewing Account Information To view iTunes Store account information on iPhone, go to Settings > Store and tap View Account. You must already be signed in to view account information. See “Store”...
  • Page 165: Verifying Purchases

    Verifying Purchases You can use iTunes on your computer to verify that all the music, videos, applications, and other items you bought from the iTunes Store or App Store are in your iTunes library. You might want to do this if a download was interrupted. Verify your purchases: Make sure your computer is connected to the Internet.
  • Page 166: Chapter 21: App Store

    Store directly to iPhone. Applications you download and install from the App Store on iPhone are backed up to your iTunes library the next time you sync iPhone with your computer. You can also install applications you’ve purchased or downloaded through iTunes on your computer when you sync with iPhone.
  • Page 167: Browsing And Searching

    Browsing and Searching Browse the featured selections to see new releases and App Store recommendations. Browse Top 25 to see the most popular applications. If you’re looking for a specific application, use Search. Browse applications: Tap Featured, Categories, or Top 25. Choose a category, or choose a sorting method at the top of the screen to browse by lists such as New, Top Paid, or Top Free.
  • Page 168: Info Screen

    Info Screen Tap any application in a list to see more information, such as the application’s price, screenshots, reviews, and other information. If you’ve already installed the application, “Installed” appears instead of the price on the Info screen. Email a link to the application’s Info page in iTunes: Tap “Tell a Friend” near the bottom of the Info screen.
  • Page 169: Downloading Applications

    Downloading Applications When you find an application you want in the App Store, you can purchase and download it to iPhone. If the application is free, you can download it without charge after providing your iTunes account information. Once you download an application, it’s immediately installed on iPhone.
  • Page 170: Deleting Applications

    Deleting Applications You can delete applications you’ve installed from the App Store. If you delete an application, data associated with the application will no longer be available to iPhone, even if you reinstall the application. You can reinstall any application and any associated data from your iTunes library as long as you backed up the application by syncing it to your computer.
  • Page 171: Updating Applications

    Syncing Purchased Applications iTunes automatically syncs applications you’ve downloaded or purchased on iPhone to your iTunes library when you connect iPhone to your computer. This lets you access the downloads on your computer and provides a backup if you delete applications from iPhone.
  • Page 172: Chapter 22: Compass

    The compass needs to be calibrated the first time you use it, and may need to be calibrated occasionally after that. iPhone alerts you whenever calibration is needed. Calibrate iPhone: Wave iPhone in a figure eight. You may also be asked to move away from a source of interference.
  • Page 173: Compass And Maps

    See which way you’re facing: Hold iPhone level to the ground. The compass needle rotates to point north. Your current direction appears at the top of the screen. The coordinates of your current location are displayed at the bottom of the screen.
  • Page 174 Show which way you’re facing: In Maps, tap again. (The icon changes to The angle shows the accuracy of the compass reading—the smaller the angle, the greater the accuracy. See “Finding and Viewing Locations” on page 1 14. Chapter 22 Compass...
  • Page 175: Chapter 23: Contacts

    Contacts About Contacts Contact makes it easy to call, email, and text your friends and associates with iPhone. You can add contacts directly on iPhone, or sync contacts from applications on your computer, or with your MobileMe, Microsoft Exchange, Google, or Yahoo! accounts.
  • Page 176: Searching Contacts

    You can search first, last, and company names in your contacts on iPhone. If you have a Microsoft Exchange account set up on iPhone, you may also be able to search your enterprise Global Address List (GAL) for contacts in your organization. If you have an LDAP account set up on iPhone, you can search contacts on your organization’s...
  • Page 177: Managing Contacts On Iphone

    Managing Contacts on iPhone Add a contact on iPhone: Tap Contacts and tap . Delete a contact In Contacts, choose a contact, than tap Edit. Scroll down and tap Delete Contact. Add a contact from the keypad Tap Keypad, enter a number, then tap Tap Create New Contact and enter the caller’s...
  • Page 178 Note: The Contacts screen shown here includes the buttons across the bottom that are available when you view Contacts from within the Phone application. These buttons don’t appear if you open Contacts directly from the Home screen. A star next to a phone number means the number is in your favorites list. See your own phone number: Tap Contacts and scroll to the top of the list.
  • Page 179: Chapter 24: Nike + Ipod

    When activated in Settings, the Nike + iPod application appears on the Home screen (iPhone 3GS only). With a Nike + iPod Sensor (sold separately), the Nike + iPod application provides audible feedback on your speed, distance, time elapsed, and calories burned during a running or walking workout.
  • Page 180: Additional Nike + Ipod Settings

    You can use a Nike+ compatible remote (sold separately) to control Nike + iPod wirelesly. Before using a remote for the first time, you must set it up on iPhone. Set up the Nike + iPod remote: Choose Remote, then follow the onscreen instructions to set up your remote (third-party product sold separately).
  • Page 181: Chapter 25: Accessibility

    Accessibility iPhone 3GS Accessibility Features In addition to the many features that make iPhone easy to use for everyone, the accessibility features available on iPhone 3GS are designed to make it easier for users with visual, auditory, or other physical disabilities to use iPhone. The iPhone 3GS accessibility features include: ...
  • Page 182: Voiceover

    Important: VoiceOver changes the gestures used to control iPhone. Once VoiceOver is turned on, you have to use VoiceOver gestures to operate iPhone—even for turning VoiceOver off again to resume standard operation. Turn VoiceOver on or off: In Settings, choose General > Accessibility > VoiceOver and tap the VoiceOver On/Off...
  • Page 183 Set the VoiceOver speaking rate: In Settings, choose General > Accessibility > VoiceOver, and adjust the Speaking Rate slider. You can choose what kind of feedback you get when you type. You can set VoiceOver to speak characters, words, both, or nothing. If you choose to hear both characters and words, VoiceOver speaks each character as you type it, then speaks the whole word when you finish it by entering a space or punctuation.
  • Page 184 The rotor control is an invisible dial that you can use to change the results of up and down flick gestures when VoiceOver is turned on. Operate the rotor: Rotate two fingers on the iPhone screen to “turn” the dial to choose between options.
  • Page 185 Browsing a webpage Select and hear:  text character-by-character  text word-by-word  headers  all links  form elements  links visited  links not visited  images Entering text Move insertion point and hear:  text character-by-character  text word-by-word ...
  • Page 186 Speak from current item to bottom of screen Flick down with two fingers. Status information about iPhone can be heard by touching the top of the screen. This can include the time, battery life, Wi-Fi signal strength, and more. Chapter 25...
  • Page 187: Zoom

    Zoom always goes to the top-middle of the screen. White on Black Use White on Black to invert the colors on the iPhone display, which may make it easier to read the screen. The screen looks like a photographic negative when White on Black is turned on.
  • Page 188: Speak Auto-text

    Control with iPod” on page 78. Large Phone Keypad Make phone calls simply by tapping entries in your contacts and favorites lists. When you need to dial a number, iPhone’s large numeric keypad makes it easy. See “Phone Calls” on page 47. Widescreen Keyboards Several applications let you rotate iPhone when you’re typing so that you can use a...
  • Page 189: Minimum Font Size For Mail Messages

    Extra Large, or Giant. See “Mail” on page 150. TTY Support (Available in Some Areas) Use iPhone in TTY mode with the iPhone TTY Adapter (available separately) to use a Teletype (TTY) machine. See “Using iPhone with a Teletype (TTY) Machine” on page 153.
  • Page 190: Appendix A: Troubleshooting

    General Low-Battery Image Appears iPhone is low on power and needs to charge for up to ten minutes before you can use it. For information about charging iPhone, see “Charging the Battery” on page 43. iPhone Doesn’t Respond ...
  • Page 191 > Reset All Settings. All your preferences are reset, but your data and media aren’t deleted.  If that doesn’t work, erase all content on iPhone. See “ Resetting iPhone” on page 148.  If that doesn’t work, restore the iPhone software. See “ Updating and Restoring iPhone Software”...
  • Page 192: Itunes And Syncing

    USB 2.0 port on your computer (not on your keyboard).  Turn iPhone off and back on again. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button on top of iPhone for a few seconds until a red slider appears, then drag the slider. Then press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until the Apple logo appears.
  • Page 193: Phone And Voicemail

     Turn iPhone off and back on again. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button on top of iPhone for a few seconds until a red slider appears, then drag the slider. Then press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until the Apple logo appears. Tap Unlock and enter your SIM’s PIN if the SIM is locked.
  • Page 194: Safari, Text, Mail, And Contacts

    After a time, Voicemail should become available again. This may occur if you removed the SIM card from iPhone and replace it with another SIM card. Safari, Text, Mail, and Contacts Websites, Text, or Email Aren’t Available...
  • Page 195 Turn iPhone off, then turn it on again. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button on top of iPhone for a few seconds until a red slider appears, and then drag the slider. Then press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until the Apple logo appears.
  • Page 196: Sound, Music, And Video

    For additional troubleshooting information, go to and search for TS1426. If you still can’t receive email, you can call an Apple Expert (not available in all countries). Go to for information. If Apple Expert is not available in your country, get a free GMail, Yahoo!, or AOL account and try forwarding your mail to that account.
  • Page 197  Music on iPhone might be paused. Try pressing the mic button on the headset to resume playback. Or from the Home screen tap iPod, tap Now Playing, then tap .  Check to see if a volume limit is set. From the Home screen choose Settings > iPod >...
  • Page 198: Itunes Stores

    Removing the SIM Card If you need to send your iPhone in for service or if you want to loan your iPhone to someone and you still want to be able to make calls, you may be able to use the SIM card inside iPhone with another GSM phone.
  • Page 199  If you choose to restore the software on iPhone, iTunes asks if you want to back up iPhone before restoring. If you use a Bluetooth headset or car kit with iPhone and you restore settings, you must pair the Bluetooth device with iPhone again to use it.
  • Page 200: Updating And Restoring Iphone Software

    Removing a Backup You can remove a backup of iPhone from the list of backups in iTunes. You may want to do this, for example, if a backup was created on someone else’s computer. Remove a backup: In iTunes, open iTunes Preferences.
  • Page 201: Appendix B: Other Resources

    Other Resources Safety, Software, and Service Information The following table describes where to get more iPhone-related safety, software, and service information. To learn about Do this Using iPhone safely See the Important Product Information Guide at for the latest safety and regulatory information.
  • Page 202: Viewing The User Guide On Iphone

    Using iPhone in an enterprise environment Go to Viewing the User Guide on iPhone The iPhone User Guide, optimized for viewing on iPhone, is available at View the guide on iPhone: In Safari, tap , then tap the iPhone User Guide bookmark.
  • Page 203: Apple And The Environment

    Apple retail store or return it to Apple. The battery will be removed and recycled in an environmentally friendly manner.
  • Page 204: Index

    132 status icon 22 album covers 78 Bluetooth album tracks 79 finding address 142 alert routing calls back through iPhone 57 voicemail 52 status icon 22 alerts turning on or off 143 adjusting volume 27, 140 unpairing device 58...
  • Page 205 AV cable 84 Dialing a phone number 47 composite AV cable 84 directions, getting 119 computer requirements 9 disconnecting iPhone from computer 19 conference calls 50, 51 display freezes 191 configuration profiles 18 Dock Connector 124 connecting to Internet 40...
  • Page 206 15, 201 Fetch New Data 150 iPod file formats, supported 64, 196, 197 changing browse buttons 85 find my iPhone 45 converting videos for iPhone 74 focus 104 deleting videos 84 force quit an application 46 Genius playlists 80 formats...
  • Page 207 149, 150 syncing 12 share contact information 61 music signatures 151 lyrics 75 storing email on iPhone or server 149 managing manually 14 syncing email account settings 12, 13 previewing 161 Yahoo! email account 18 purchasing 161 zooming in a message 63...
  • Page 208 50 muting calls 50 putting calls on hold 50 ring mode 55 routing calls back through iPhone 57 navigating. See panning, scrolling second calls 50 Network activity setting up voicemail 52 status icon 22 settings 152 networks 138...
  • Page 209 55 email 60 setting 55, 140 photos and video clips 88 syncing 12 photos from Photos 100 routing calls back through iPhone 57 text messages 86 voice memos 88 serial number, finding 142, 202 Safari service and support information 201...
  • Page 210 49 telephone. See Phone silent mode 28, 55, 140 telephone number format 148 SIM card, locking 154 text sleep. See locking iPhone cutting or copying 34 sleep timer 84 pasting 34 slideshow settings 157 text messaging. See Messages...
  • Page 211 39 GAL contacts don’t appear 196 Voice Memos iPhone calls voicemail service 194 attaching to MMS messages 127 iPhone doesn’t appear in iTunes 192 emailing 127 iPhone doesn’t respond 190 recording 124 iPhone doesn’t turn on 190...
  • Page 212 Windows XP 9 WMA files, converting 197 “Works with iPhone” logo 124 World Clock 131 Yahoo! Address Book 14, 193 search engine 154 search using 70 searching using 70 stock information 113 weather information 123 YouTube bookmarking videos 108, 109...
  • Page 213 Apple Inc. Mention of third-party products is for informational iTunes Store is a service mark of Apple Inc., registered in purposes only and constitutes neither an endorsement the U.S. and other countries.

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