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  • Page 1 Nokia 6555 User Guide...
  • Page 3 CONTENTS OF THIS DOCUMENT. NOKIA RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REVISE THIS DOCUMENT OR WITHDRAW IT AT ANY TIME WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. The availability of particular products may vary by region. Please check with the Nokia dealer nearest to you. This device may contain commodities, technology or software subject to export laws and regulations from the US and other countries.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    C o n t e n t s Contents For your safety ..................... 3 1. Get started ....................... 8 2. Your phone....................18 3. Call functions ....................23 4. Write text ...................... 25 5. Navigate the menus ................... 27 6. Messaging ..................... 27 7.
  • Page 5: For Your Safety

    F o r y o u r s a f e t y For your safety Read these simple guidelines. Not following them may be dangerous or illegal. Read the complete user guide for further information. SWITCH ON SAFELY Do not switch the phone on when wireless phone use is prohibited or when it may cause interference or danger.
  • Page 6: About Your Device

    F o r y o u r s a f e t y BACK-UP COPIES Remember to make back-up copies or keep a written record of all important information stored in your device. CONNECTING TO OTHER DEVICES When connecting to any other device, read its user guide for detailed safety instructions.
  • Page 7: Shared Memory

    G e n e r a l i n f o r m a t i o n This device supports WAP 2.0 protocols (HTTP and SSL) that run on TCP/IP protocols. Some features of this device, such as multimedia messaging (MMS), browsing, e-mail application, instant messaging, presence enhanced contacts, remote synchronization, and content downloading using the browser or MMS, require network support for these technologies.
  • Page 8: Access Codes

    G e n e r a l i n f o r m a t i o n • Audio messaging. See Nokia Xpress audio messaging, 33. • Instant messaging. See Instant messaging, 71. • E-mail application. See E-mail application, 34.
  • Page 9: Configuration Settings Service

    Nokia product. On the website, you can get information on the use of Nokia products and services. If you need to contact customer service, check the list of local Nokia Care contact centers at
  • Page 10: Get Started

    Always store and use the device with the covers attached. Warning: Use only batteries, chargers, and enhancements approved by Nokia for use with this particular model. The use of any other types may invalidate any approval or warranty, and may be dangerous.
  • Page 11 G e t s t a r t e d Remove the battery as shown. To open the SIM card holder, press slightly (1) and lift the holder (2). Insert the SIM card properly into the holder. Close the SIM card holder.
  • Page 12: Insert A Microsd Card

    Use only microSD cards approved by Nokia for use with this device. Nokia utilizes the approved industry standards for memory cards but not all other brands may...
  • Page 13 G e t s t a r t e d 1. Remove the back cover and the battery of the phone. Slide the microSD memory card holder down (1) and flip the card holder up (2). 2. Insert the card into the memory card holder with the gold-colored...
  • Page 14: Charge The Battery

    AC-3, AC-4, or AC-5 charger. Warning: Use only batteries, chargers, and enhancements approved by Nokia for use with this particular model. The use of any other types may invalidate any approval or warranty, and may be dangerous.
  • Page 15: Open And Close The Phone

    G e t s t a r t e d If the battery is completely discharged, it may take a few minutes before the charging indicator appears on the display or before any calls can be made. The charging time depends on the charger used. Charging a BL-5C battery with the AC-4 charger takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes while the phone is in the standby mode.
  • Page 16 G e t s t a r t e d your service provider (network service). Confirm or decline the query. See Configuration settings service, 9. ■ Connect a headset You can connect an HS-40 or HS-47 headset to your device. Connect the headset to the device as shown.
  • Page 17 50 for more information. You must download Nokia PC Suite to use with your device. Go to for more information. 1. Connect the lead from the CA-101 to the micro USB socket on the lower left side of your phone.
  • Page 18: Phone Strap

    G e t s t a r t e d Note: As with any other radio transmitting device, do not touch the antenna unnecessarily when the device is switched on. Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the device to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
  • Page 19 G e t s t a r t e d and the content will be lost if the device memory is formatted. You may also lose the activation keys and the content in case the files on your device get corrupted. Losing the activation keys or the content may limit your ability to use the same content on your device again.
  • Page 20: Your Phone

    Y o u r p h o n e 2. Your phone ■ Keys and parts 1) Earpiece 8) Volume key 2) Main display 9) USB connector 3) Navi 10) Charger connector 4) Right selection key 11) Call key 5) End key and power key 12) Left selection key 6) Key pad 13) Universal headset connector...
  • Page 21: Standby Mode

    Y o u r p h o n e ■ Standby mode When the phone is ready for use, and you have not entered any characters, the phone is in the standby mode. Mini display 1 Network mode indicator 2 Signal strength of the cellular network 3 Battery charge status 4 Indicators 5 Network name or the operator logo...
  • Page 22: Main Display

    Y o u r p h o n e Main display 1 Network mode indicator 2 Signal strength of the cellular network 3 Battery charge status 4 Indicators 5 Network name or the operator logo 6 Clock 7 Main display 8 The left selection key is Go to or a shortcut to another function.
  • Page 23 Y o u r p h o n e Indicators You have unread messages. You have new voice mail. You have unsent, canceled or failed messages. The phone registered a missed call. Your phone is connected to the instant messaging service, and the availability status is online or offline.
  • Page 24: Flight Mode

    Y o u r p h o n e , or A headset, handsfree, loopset, or music stand enhancement is connected to the phone. ■ Flight mode You can deactivate all radio frequency functions and still have access to offline games, calendar, and phone numbers. Use the flight mode in radio sensitive environments—on board aircraft or in hospitals.
  • Page 25: Call Functions

    C a l l f u n c t i o n s compatible device). Without a SIM card, some functions appear dimmed in the menus and cannot be used. For an emergency call, some networks may require that a valid SIM card is properly inserted in the device.
  • Page 26: Answer Or Decline A Call

    C a l l f u n c t i o n s Enhanced voice dialing You can say the name saved in the contact list of the phone to make a phone call. Voice commands are language-dependent. To set the language, see Voice recognition language in Phone, 52.
  • Page 27: Write Text

    W r i t e t e x t Call options are Mute or Unmute, Contacts, Menu, Lock keypad, Record, Loudspeaker or Handset. Network services options are Answer or Decline, Hold or Unhold, New call, Add to conference, End call, End all calls, and the following: Touch tones —...
  • Page 28: Traditional Text Input

    W r i t e t e x t Tip: To quickly set predictive text input on or off when writing text, press # twice, or select and hold Options. To select the prediction input type, select Options > Prediction options >...
  • Page 29: Navigate The Menus

    N a v i g a t e t h e m e n u s If the next letter you want is located on the same key as the present one, wait until the cursor appears. The most common punctuation marks and special characters are available under the 1 key.
  • Page 30: Messaging

    M e s s a g i n g 6. Messaging You can read, write, send, and save text, multimedia, e- mail, audio, and flash messages. All messages are organized into folders. ■ Text messages With the short message service (SMS) you can send and receive text messages, and receive messages that can contain pictures (network service).
  • Page 31: Multimedia Messages

    M e s s a g i n g To read the message later, select Menu > Messaging > Inbox. 2. To reply to a message, select Reply. Write the reply message. 3. To send the message, select Send. See Message sending, 31. ■...
  • Page 32: Flash Messages

    M e s s a g i n g Note: When the phone is sending the message, the animated shown. This is an indication that the message has been sent by your device to the message center number programmed into your device. This is not an indication that the message has been received at the intended destination.
  • Page 33: Nokia Xpress Audio Messaging

    Options > Use detail. To save the message, select Save and the folder in which you want to save it. ■ Nokia Xpress audio messaging You can use the MMS to create and send a audio message in a convenient way. MMS must be activated before you can use audio messages.
  • Page 34 M e s s a g i n g ■ Folders The phone saves received messages in the Inbox folder. Messages that have not yet been sent are saved in the Outbox folder. To set the phone to save the sent messages in the Sent items folder, see Save sent messages in General settings, 37.
  • Page 35 M e s s a g i n g Setting wizard The setting wizard will start automatically if no e-mail settings are defined in the phone. To enter the settings manually, select Menu > Messaging > E-mail mailbox > Options > Yes > Create manually. The Manage accounts options allow you to add, delete, and change the e-mail settings.
  • Page 36: Spam Filter

    M e s s a g i n g The e-mail application only downloads e-mail headers at first. 2. Select Back > Inboxes, the account name, and the new message, and select Retrieve to download the complete e-mail message. To download new e-mail messages and to send e-mail that has been saved in the Outbox folder, select Options >...
  • Page 37: Service Commands

    M e s s a g i n g ■ Voice messages The voice mailbox is a network service and you may need to subscribe to it. For more information contact your service provider. To call your voice mailbox, select Menu > Messaging > Voice messages >...
  • Page 38 M e s s a g i n g Save sent messages > Yes — to set the phone to save the sent messages in the Sent items folder Overwriting in Sent > Allowed — to set the phone to overwrite the old sent messages with the new ones when the message memory is full.
  • Page 39 M e s s a g i n g Multimedia messages The message settings affect the sending, receiving, and viewing of multimedia messages. You may receive the configuration settings for multimedia messaging as a configuration message. See Configuration settings service, 9. You can also enter the settings manually. See Configuration, 54.
  • Page 40: Contacts

    C o n t a c t s settings service, 9. You can also enter the settings manually. See Configuration, 54. Select Menu > Messaging > Message settings > E-mail messages and from the following options: New e-mail notif. — turn new e-mail notification on or off Allow mail reception —...
  • Page 41: Save Details

    C o n t a c t s ■ Save details In the phone memory you can save different types of phone numbers, a tone or a video clip, and short text items for a contact. The first number you save is automatically set as the default number, and it is indicated with a frame around the number type indicator (for example, ).
  • Page 42: Synchronize All

    C o n t a c t s ■ Synchronize all Synchronize your calendar, contacts data, and notes with a remote Internet server (network service). For details see Synchronize from a server, 51. ■ Delete contacts To delete all the contacts and the details attached to them from the phone or SIM card memory, select Menu >...
  • Page 43: Log

    L o g Font size — to set the font size for the list of contacts Memory status — to view the free and used memory capacity ■ Groups Select Menu > Contacts > Groups to arrange the names and phone numbers saved in the memory into caller groups with different ringing tones and group images.
  • Page 44: Settings

    S e t t i n g s view the contacts to whom you most recently sent messages, select Msg. recipients. To view the information on your recent communications, select Menu > Log > Call duration, Data counter, or Packet data timer. To view how many text and multimedia messages you have sent and received, select Menu >...
  • Page 45 S e t t i n g s ■ Tones You can change the tone settings of the selected active profile. Select Menu > Settings > Tones. You can find the same settings in the Profiles menu. See Customize in Profiles, 44. To set the phone to ring only for calls from phone numbers that belong to a selected caller group, select Alert for.
  • Page 46: Date And Time

    S e t t i n g s To set the analog clock as a screensaver for the Mini display, see Analog clock, 21. ■ Date and time To change the time, time zone, and date settings, select Menu > Settings >...
  • Page 47: Bluetooth Wireless Technology

    To ensure interoperability between other devices supporting Bluetooth technology, use Nokia approved enhancements for this model. Check with the manufacturers of other devices to...
  • Page 48 S e t t i n g s There may be restrictions on using Bluetooth technology in some locations. Check with your local authorities or service provider. Features using Bluetooth technology or allowing such features to run in the background while using other features, increase the demand on battery power and reduce the battery life.
  • Page 49: Bluetooth Settings

    OK. Select Packet data acc. pt., enter the access point name (APN) to establish a connection to an network, and select OK. You can also set the EGPRS dial-up service settings (access point name) on your PC using the Nokia Modem Options software. See Nokia PC...
  • Page 50: Data Transfer

    S e t t i n g s Suite, 84. If you have set the settings both on your PC and on your phone, the PC settings are used. Data transfer Synchronize your calendar, contacts data, and notes with another compatible device (for example, a mobile phone), a compatible PC, or a remote Internet server (network service).
  • Page 51: Usb Data Cable

    Confirm USB data cable connected. Select mode. and select from the following options: Nokia mode — to use the phone to interact with applications on a PC that has Nokia PC Suite Printing & Media — to connect the phone to a PC to synchronize it with Windows Media Player (music, video) Data storage —...
  • Page 52 S e t t i n g s ■ Call Select Menu > Settings > Call and from the following options: Call forwarding — to forward your incoming calls (network service). You may not be able to forward your calls if some call restriction functions are active.
  • Page 53 S e t t i n g s select Voice recognition language. See Enhanced voice dialing, 26 and Voice commands in My shortcuts, 46. Memory status — to view the amount of used and available phone memory Automatic keyguard — to set the keypad of your phone to lock automatically after a preset time delay when the phone is in the standby mode and no function of the phone has been used.
  • Page 54 S e t t i n g s Select Menu > Settings > Enhancements > Charger. Select an enhancement, and depending on the enhancement, from the following options: Default profile — to select the profile that you want to be automatically activated when you connect to the selected enhancement Lights —...
  • Page 55 S e t t i n g s ■ Security When security features that restrict calls are in use (such as call restriction, closed user group, and fixed dialing) calls still may be possible to the official emergency number programmed into your device. Select Menu >...
  • Page 56: Gallery

    ■ Print images Your device supports Nokia XPressPrint. To connect it to a compatible printer use a data cable or send the image via Bluetooth to a printer supporting Bluetooth technology. See Connectivity, 47.
  • Page 57: Push To Talk

    P u s h t o t a l k 11. Push to talk Select Menu > Push to talk. Push to talk (PTT) over cellular is a two-way radio service available over a GPRS cellular network (network service). You can use PTT to have a conversation with one person or with a group of people (channel) having compatible devices.
  • Page 58 P u s h t o t a l k Channel status: — Select Active to set the channel active, or Inactive to disable the channel. Chnl. nickname: — Enter your nick name to be shown the new channel. Chnl. security: > Public channel or Private channel Image: —...
  • Page 59: Make And Receive A Ptt Call

    P u s h t o t a l k ■ Make and receive a PTT call Warning: Do not hold the device near your ear when the loudspeaker is in use, because the volume may be extremely loud. To make a channel call, a one-to-one call, or a call to multiple recipients, you must hold the PTT key as long as you talk.
  • Page 60: Callback Requests

    P u s h t o t a l k contacts with a phone number but without PTT number. For details, contact your network operator. 1. Select Menu > Push to talk > Contacts list, and mark the desired contacts. 2.
  • Page 61 P u s h t o t a l k To send a callback request from the channel list in the PTT menu, select Channel list, and scroll to the desired channel. Select Members, scroll to the desired contact, and select Options > Send PTT callback. To send a callback request from the callback request list in the Push to talk menu, select Callback inbox.
  • Page 62: Configuration Settings

    P u s h t o t a l k ■ PTT settings Select Menu >Push to talk > PTT settings. 1 to 1 calls > On — to select the phone to allow the reception of incoming one-to-one calls. To make but not receive one-to-one calls, select Off.
  • Page 63: Media

    M e d i a ■ Select Menu > Push to talk > Web to access the internet site of your PTT provider. 12. Media When taking and using images or video clips, obey all laws and respect local customs as well as privacy and legitimate rights of others, including copyrights.
  • Page 64: Music Player

    Your phone includes a music player for listening to music tracks, recordings or, other sound files that you have transferred to the phone with the Nokia Audio Manager application, which is part of Nokia PC Suite. See Nokia PC Suite, 84.
  • Page 65 M e d i a Playing the music tracks Warning! Listen to music at a moderate level. Continuous exposure to high volume may damage your hearing. Operate the music player with the keys on the phone or with the virtual keys on the display.
  • Page 66: Voice Recorder

    M e d i a Equalizer — to open the list of media equalizer sets. See Equalizer, 67. Stereo widening — to enhance the audio output of the phone by enabling a wider stereo sound effect Music player theme — to select the theme or skin of the music player Other options Go to Music player—...
  • Page 67: Organizer

    O r g a n i z e r To send the last recording, select Options > Send last recorded. To see the list of recordings in Gallery, select Options > Recordings list > Recordings. ■ Equalizer To control the sound quality when using the music player by amplify or diminish frequency bands.
  • Page 68: Note Alarm

    O r g a n i z e r Stop the alarm The phone sounds an alert tone even if the phone was switched off. To stop the alarm, select Stop. If you let the phone continue to sound the alarm for a minute or select Snooze, the alarm stops for the time you set in Snooze time-out, then resumes.
  • Page 69: To-Do List

    O r g a n i z e r ■ To-do list To save a note for a task that you must do, select Menu > Organizer > To-do list. To make a note if no note is added, select Add note. Fill in the fields, and select Save.
  • Page 70: Countdown Timer

    O r g a n i z e r ■ Countdown timer To start the countdown timer, select Menu > Organizer > Countd. timer > Normal timer, enter the alarm time, and write a note text that is displayed when the time expires. To start the countdown timer, select Start.
  • Page 71: Instant Messaging

    I n s t a n t m e s s a g i n g 14. Instant messaging ■ Instant messaging With instant messaging (IM) (network service) you can send short, simple text messages to online users. You have to subscribe to a service and register with the IM service you want to use.
  • Page 72 I n s t a n t m e s s a g i n g Sessions When connected to the service your status as seen by others is shown in a status line: Status: Online, My status: Busy or Status: App. off. To change own status, select Change.
  • Page 73: Add Im Contacts

    I n s t a n t m e s s a g i n g If you select Groups, you can search for a group by a member in the group, or by group name, topic, or ID. Options > Chat or Join group — to start the conversation when you have found the user or the group you want.
  • Page 74: Applications

    A p p l i c a t i o n s Block or unblock messages When you are in a conversation and want to block messages, select Options > Block contact. To block messages from a specific contact in your contacts list, scroll to the contact in Conversations, Online (%N) or Offline (%N) and select Options >...
  • Page 75: Launch An Application

    Your device may have some bookmarks loaded for sites not affiliated with Nokia. Nokia does not warrant or endorse these sites. If you choose to access them, you should take the same precautions, for security or content, as you would with any...
  • Page 76 Before you can use the application you must do the following: 1. Install the Nokia Presenter PC application on your PC. This component is available for download on the Nokia website. See Nokia support, 9. 2. Launch and configure the PC component. Make sure that the...
  • Page 77: Sim Services

    S I M s e r v i c e s To control the mouse pointer (the cursor) remotely from the phone, select the desktop mode. After you open the desktop, the phone automatically controls your mouse pointer. To return to the list of applications, select Options >...
  • Page 78 W e b ■ Set up browsing You may receive the configuration settings required for browsing as a configuration message from the service provider that offers the service that you want to use. See Configuration settings service, 9. You can also enter all the configuration settings manually.
  • Page 79: Appearance Settings

    Your device may have some bookmarks loaded for sites not affiliated with Nokia. Nokia does not warrant or endorse these sites. If you choose to access them, you should take the same precautions, for security or content, as you would with any internet site.
  • Page 80: Security Settings

    W e b Alerts > Alert for unsecure connection > Yes — to set the phone to alert when a secure connection changes to an unsecure one during browsing Alerts > Alert for unsecure items > Yes — to set the phone to alert when a secure page contains an unsecure item.
  • Page 81: Download Settings

    W e b ■ Download settings To automatically save all downloaded files in Gallery, select Menu > Web > Settings > Downloading settings > Automatic saving > On. ■ Service inbox The phone is able to receive service messages sent by your service provider (network service).
  • Page 82: Browser Security

    W e b empty the cache after each use. The information or services you have accessed is stored in the cache. To empty the cache while browsing, select Options > Other options > Clear the cache; in the standby mode, select Menu > Web > Clear the cache.
  • Page 83: Pc Connectivity

    P C c o n n e c t i v i t y To view the list of the authority or user certificates downloaded into your phone, select Menu > Settings > Security > Authority certificates or User certificates. is displayed during a connection, if the data transmission between the phone and the content server is encrypted.
  • Page 84: Data Communication Applications

    P C c o n n e c t i v i t y ■ Nokia PC Suite With Nokia PC Suite you can synchronize contacts, calendar, notes, and to-do notes between your phone and the compatible PC or a remote internet server (network service). You may find more information and PC Suite on the Nokia website at or your local...
  • Page 85: Battery Information

    The battery can be charged and discharged hundreds of times, but it will eventually wear out. When the talk and standby times are noticeably shorter than normal, replace the battery. Use only Nokia approved batteries, and recharge your battery only with Nokia approved chargers designated for this device.
  • Page 86: Nokia Battery Authentication

    ■ Nokia battery authentication Always use original Nokia batteries for your safety. To check that you are getting an original Nokia battery, purchase it from an authorized Nokia dealer, look for the Nokia Original Enhancements logo on the packaging, and inspect the...
  • Page 87: Care And Maintenance

    C a r e a n d m a i n t e n a n c e If you cannot confirm that your Nokia battery with the hologram on the label is an authentic Nokia battery, please do not use the battery. Take it to the nearest authorized Nokia service point or dealer for assistance.
  • Page 88: Additional Safety Information

    A d d i t i o n a l s a f e t y i n f o r m a t i o n • Use only the supplied or an approved replacement antenna. Unauthorized antennas, modifications, or attachments could damage the device and may violate regulations governing radio devices.
  • Page 89 A d d i t i o n a l s a f e t y i n f o r m a t i o n Consult a physician or the manufacturer of the medical device to determine if they are adequately shielded from external RF energy or if you have any questions.
  • Page 90 A d d i t i o n a l s a f e t y i n f o r m a t i o n Using your device while flying in aircraft is prohibited. Switch off your device before boarding an aircraft.
  • Page 91: Technical Information

    SAR values may vary depending on national reporting and testing requirements and the network band. Additional SAR information may be provided under product information at Your mobile device is also designed to meet the requirements for exposure to radio waves established by the Federal Communications Commission (USA) and Industry Canada.
  • Page 92 A d d i t i o n a l s a f e t y i n f o r m a t i o n Frequency range (Tx): WCDMA 850: 824–849 MHz; WCDMA 1900: 1850–1910 MHz Frequency range (Rx): WCDMA 850: 869–894 MHz; WCDMA 1900: 1930–1990 MHz Bluetooth: 2402.0 - 2480.0 MHz ■...
  • Page 93: Index

    Index NUMERICS settings 61 take an image 61 1-touch dialing 23 certificates 80 character case 25 charge the battery 13 charger access codes 7 times 90 accessories. See enhancements. clock settings 43 active standby 20 codes 7 active standby key 44 configuration 51 alarm clock 65 setting service 7...
  • Page 94 20 battery 8 services 5 SIM card 8 network mode 19 instant messaging 68 Nokia contact information 8 internet 75 notes 66 numbers 41 junk folder 34 offline mode 22 organizer 65 overview functions 6...
  • Page 95 pushed messages 78 shared memory 6 shortcuts 44 signal strength 19 recorder 64 card 22 restriction password 7 card installation 8 ringing tones 42 messages 35 services 74 SMS. See text messages spam filter 34 safety information 3 standby SAR 88 time 90 scrolling 27 standby mode 19...
  • Page 96 write text 25 XHTML 75...

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