Summary of useful tips
To switch Home screens: There are multiple Home screens. The small dots at the lower left and right of the
Home screen indicate which screen youre viewing. Press the small dots to view the extensions to the Home
screen which provide more space for widgets, shortcuts, and other items.
To switch applications: Press & hold the Home button. A small window opens, with icons of applications that
youve used recently. Click an icon to open its application. Or press Back to return to the current application.
To switch language input methods: Press & hold the left corner of the soft keyboard.
To open the Notifications panel: The Status bar appears at the top of every screen. It displays icons indicating
that youve received notifications (on the left) and icons indicating the phones status (on the right), along with the
current time. To open the Notifications panel, drag the Status bar down from the top of the screen. On the Home
screen, you can also press Menu and click Notifications.
Working with Home screen:
To add an item to the Home screen: Press Menu and click Add.
To drag an item from the Launcher to the Home screen: Click & hold the item you want to move, until it
vibrates. Dont lift your finger. The system automatically comes back to the Home screen and the item
displays on the Home screen. Drag the item to where you want it, and then lift your finger.
To move an item on the Home screen: Click & hold the item you want to move, until it vibrates. Dont lift
your finger. Drag the item to a new location on the screen. Pause at the edge of the screen to drag the item
onto another Home screen pane. When the item is where you want it, lift your finger.
To remove an item from the Home screen: Click & hold the item you want to remove, until it vibrates.
Dont lift your finger. The Launcher icon changes to a Trash Can icon. Drag the item to the Trash Can icon.
When the icon turns red, lift your finger.
Working with Menus: There are two kinds of Android menus: options menus and context menus.
Options menus contain tools that apply to the activities of the current screen or application, not to any
specific item on the screen. You open options menus by pressing the Menu button. Not all screens have
options menus; if you press Menu on a screen that has no options menu, nothing happens.
Context menus contain tools that apply to a specific item on the screen. You open a context menu by
clicking & holding an item on the screen. Not all items have context menus. If you click & hold an item that
has no context menu, nothing happens.