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ASUS Fonepad Phone User Manual PDF

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Year 2013
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Summary of Content for ASUS Fonepad Phone User Manual PDF

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Chapter 3: Working with Android Starting up for the first time ... 32 Android lock screen ... 33

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Home Screen ... 36 Screen views ... 37

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Play Store ... 71

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About this manual This manual provides information about the hardware and software features of your Fonepad, organized through the following chapters:

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WARNING! This message contains important information that must be followed to keep you safe while performing tasks and prevent damage to your Fonepads data and components...

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Safety Precautions Charging your batteries Ensure to fully charge your battery pack before using your Fonepad in battery mode for extended periods... Remember that the power adapter charges the battery pack as long as it is plugged into an AC power source... Be aware that it takes much longer to charge the battery pack when the Fonepad is in use...

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If any of the items is damaged or missing, contact your retailer...

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Touch screen panel The touch screen panel allows you to operate your Fonepad using the stylus or touch gestures...

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Proximity sensor The proximity sensor detects the distance between you and your Fonepad... When you use your Fonepad to make or receive a call, it automatically disables the touch function and switches off the backlight...

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Rear camera This built-in 3-megapixel camera allows you to take high-definition pictures or record high-definition videos using your Fonepad...

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Back compartment The back compartment contains the micro SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) card slot, microSD card slot, the manual reset hole and the microphone hole...

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Speaker/Headset port This port allows you to connect your Fonepad to amplified speakers or a headset...

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Micro SIM card slot The Fonepad comes with a built-in micro SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) card slot that supports GSM and WCDMA network bands...

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Manual reset hole If your system becomes unresponsive, push inside the manual reset hole using a straightened paper clip to force-restart your Fonepad...

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Installing a micro SIM card Before you can make calls, send text messages or connect to a mobile broadband network using your Fonepad, you need to install a micro SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) card...

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2... Align and insert a micro SIM card to the micro SIM card slot...

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2... Align and insert a microSD card to the microSD card slot...

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3... Replace the back compartment cover securely in place...

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2... Using a straightened paper clip, insert the end into the manual reset hole...

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Charge your Fonepad for eight (8) hours before using it in battery mode for the first time...

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Do not leave the Fonepad connected to the power supply once it is fully charged... Fonepad is not designed to be left connected to the power supply for extended periods of time...

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Turning your Fonepad on To turn your Fonepad on, press the power button for about two (2) seconds...

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Gestures for the Fonepad Using the touch screen panel, the following gestures can be done to navigate, interact with, and launch the exclusive features included with your Fonepad...

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Bring together your two fingers on the touch panel to zoom out an image in Gallery, Maps or Places...

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Swipe your finger to the left or to the right on the touch panel display to switch between screens or to flip through the pages of an e-book or a gallery of images...

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Starting up for the first time When you start your Fonepad for the first time, a series of screens appear to guide you in configuring the basic settings of your Android operating system...

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Android lock screen Unlocking your device Tap and drag the lock icon to the unlocked icon...

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Entering Google Now Tap and drag the lock icon to Google icon...

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Google Now Google Now is your Fonepad's personal assistant, giving you instant updates on weather conditions, nearby restaurants, flight schedules, scheduled appointments, and other related information based from your web history, synced calendars and reminders...

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Displays your e-mail inbox... Tap to configure your e-mail account for the first time and tap to read e-mails in the e-mail inbox folder...

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Screen views The built-in gravity-sensor of your Fonepad enables automatic screen rotations depending on how you hold it... You can quickly switch between a landscape or portrait view by steering your Fonepad to the left or to the right...

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Locking the screen orientation By default, your Fonepad screen automatically changes its orientation from portrait mode to landscape mode or vice-versa, depending on the way you hold your device...

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Connecting to the world Connecting to Wi-Fi networks Wi-Fi wireless networking technology allows you to exchange data wirelessly over a network... To use Wi-Fi, enable the Wi-Fi feature in your Fonepad and connect to a wireless network... Some wireless networks are secured with a key or protected with digital certificates and requires additional steps to set up; others are open and you can easily connect to them...

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Using Bluetooth Enabling or disabling Bluetooth in your device Bluetooth is a wireless standard used for exchanging data over short distances... Bluetooth exists in many products, such as smartphones, computers, tablet devices, and headsets...

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4... In the list of available devices, tap the Bluetooth device that you want to pair with... Follow the succeeding screen instructions to complete the pairing... If necessary, refer to the technical documentation that came with the device...

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To remove app shortcuts: 1... Tap and hold an app until the X Remove appears on top of the screen... 2... Drag the app to X Remove to remove it from the Home Screen...

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Viewing app info You can view the detailed app information while creating a shortcut for the app... While holding an app on the All Apps screen, the display switches to Home Screen and the App info will appear on the top of the Home Screen display... Drag the app to App info to display its detailed information...

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To create an app folder: 1... On the Home Screen, tap and drag an app or shortcut onto another app until

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Viewing apps under the Recents screen The Recents screen allows you to view a list of app shortcuts based from your recently launched apps... Using the Recents screen, you can easily go back to or switch between the apps you recently launched...

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2... To remove the app from the list, select Remove from list... To view its information, select App info...

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Task Manager ASUS Task Manager displays a list of currently running utilities and applications, including their usages in percentages, on your Fonepad... You can also open and close the running apps individually or close all apps and utilities at once using the One-click Clean function...

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File Manager File Manager allows you to easily locate and manage your data either on the internal storage or the connected external storage devices...

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Customizing your contents From File Manager, you can copy, cut, share and delete the contents of your device and the installed external storage device...

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Settings Settings screen allows you to configure the system settings of your Fonepad... With this system app, you can configure your Fonepads wireless connectivity, hardware, personal, account and system settings...

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ASUS Quick Setting Adjustment panel Tap any of the following icons to enable or disable the function...

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Notification panel Notification panel appears under the Quick Setting panel for alerts or updates of apps, incoming e-mails and utility status...

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Press the power button for about two (2) seconds and when prompted, tap Power Off then tap OK... If your Fonepad is unresponsive, press and hold the power button for about six (6) seconds until your Fonepad turns off...

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Featured pre-installed apps Play Music Play Music app, an integrated interface for your music collection, allows you to play your saved music files stored internally or from an installed external storage device...

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Audio Codec: AAC LC/LTP, HE-AACv1(AAC+), HE-AACv2(enhanced AAC+), AMR-NB, AMR-WB, MP3, FLAC, MIDI, PCM/WAVE, Vorbis, WAV a-law/mu-law, WAV linear PCM, WMA 10, WMA Lossless, WMA Pro LBR

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Camera The camera app allows you to take pictures and record videos using your Fonepad...

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Gallery View images and play videos on your Fonepad using the Gallery app... This app also allows you to edit, share , or delete image and video files stored in your Fonepad... From Gallery, you can display images in a slideshow or tap to view the selected image or video file...

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Sharing and deleting albums To share an album, tap and hold an album until a tool bar appears on top of the screen... You can upload or share the selected albums online or delete them from your Fonepad...

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Sharing, editing and deleting images To share, edit or delete an image, tap to open an image then tap on the image to launch the tool bar on top of the screen...

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1... From Gallery screen, open an album containing the images that you want to share...

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1... From Gallery screen, open an album containing the image that you want to edit...

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1... From the Gallery screen, open an album containing the images that you want to delete...

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Accessing Gallery widget The Photo Gallery widget allows quick access to your favorite photos or albums from the Home Screen...

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Email The Email app allows you to add POP3, IMAP, and Exchange accounts so you can receive, create, and browse e-mails right from your Fonepad...

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5... Key in an account name that you want to be displayed in the outgoing messages, then tap Next to log into your inbox...

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Gmail Using the Gmail app, you can create a new Gmail account or synchronize your existing Gmail account so you can send, receive, and browse e-mails right from your Fonepad... Enabling this app allows you to access other Google apps that may require a Google account, such as Play Store...

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2... If you already have an existing Google account, tap Existing and key in your e-mail account and password... If you do not have an account, tap New and follow the on-screen instructions to create an account...

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Maps Google Maps allows you to view and find places, establishments and get directions... It also allows you to check your current location and share the information with others...

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MyLibrary MyLibrary, an integrated interface for your book collections, allows you to place your purchased or downloaded e-books into bookshelves and sort them by author, title or date...

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Reading your e-books When you read an e-book, swipe your finger to the left to proceed to the next page or swipe your finger from left to right to go back to the previous page...

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To move to the next page, swipe from right to left... To go back to the previous page, swipe from left to right...

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Placing a bookmark The bookmark allows you to mark the pages of a book so that you can easily return to the last page you read...

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2... From the action bar, choose from the following options: a... Tap Highlight to mark a word or phrase... b... Tap Note to record a word or phrase... c... Tap Text to Speech to listen to the selected word or phrase... d... Tap Copy to copy the selected word or phrase and paste it to a text app... e... Tap Share to share a phrase then select an app that you want for sharing... f... Tap Translation to see the translation of the selected phrase...

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SuperNote Lite SuperNote Lite is an easy-to-use app that lets you take notes, doodle, capture and insert photos, and record sounds and videos for a more interactive experience...

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1... Tap New Notebook... 2... Name the file and select Pad or Phone for page

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NOTE: The mode settings and notebook tool bar changes when you tap mode,

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Customizing your notebook SuperNote allows you to be creative with your notebooks... From the tool bar, you can select several tools that lets you customize your notebooks...

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1... In the SuperNote main screen, tap and hold the notebook file then tap Rename...

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Hiding your notebook To hide your notebook: 1... In the SuperNote main screen, tap and hold the notebook file then tap Lock

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ASUS Studio ASUS Studio is an app that allows you to manage the photos and videos stored in your Fonepad... With ASUS Studio, you can browse and sort your photos and videos, edit photos and filter effects; create personalized albums and share them via e-mail or social networking sites...

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Customizing your saved photos To customize a photo, open the album containing the photo that you want to customize then tap the photo to select and launch the tool bar...

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BuddyBuzz BuddyBuzz is an ASUS-exclusive social network aggregator that allows you to access your multiple social network accounts in one place... With BuddyBuzz, you can switch among your social networking accounts, such as Facebook, Twitter, and Plurk...

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AudioWizard AudioWizard allows you to customize the sound modes of your Fonepad for a clearer audio output that fits the actual usage scenarios...

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MyPainter MyPainter is a ASUS-exclusive painting app that allows you to create an image file or add calligraphy, effects and photos on an existing image file...

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1... On MyWorks screen, tap to select a painting... 2... Tap the editing tools to start editing...

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App Locker App Locker is a security app that prevents selected apps from being opened...

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Tap the apps that you want to lock... To unlock the app, just tap the app that you previously locked...

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App Backup App Backup allows you to back up and password-protect your installed apps and data on your Fonepads internal or external storage space... This app also allows you to restore the apps and data that you previously deleted from your Fonepad, after updating the devices firmware, or after resetting the device to its default settings...

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1... On the App Backup main screen, tap Backup List on the left pane to view the list of installed apps and data...

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5... Tap OK to proceed with the application backup...

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1... On the App Backup main screen, tap Restore List on the left pane to view the list of backup files...

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5... Tap OK to proceed restoring the apps in your system...

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Displaying a widget on the Home Screen From the Widgets screen, swipe your finger to the left or to the right to select a widget... Tap and hold the selected widget, then drag it to the Home Screen...

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Removing a widget from the Home Screen From the Home Screen, tap and hold the widget until X Remove appears... Without lifting your finger, drag the widget to X Remove to remove the widget from your Home Screen...

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Displaying the ASUS Battery widget on the Home Screen From the Widgets screen, swipe your finger to the left or to the right to look for ASUS Battery widget... Tap and hold the widget, then drag it to the Home Screen...

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The highest CE SAR value for this device is 1... 65 W/Kg... This Fonepad was tested at a distance of 0... 5cm from the body, with the device transmitting at its highest certified power level in all tested frequency bands... To comply with CE RF Exposure requirements, a minimum of 0... 5cm separation between the Fonepad and the user shall be maintained...

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The limits are part of extensive recommendations for the protection of the general public... These recommendations have been developed and checked by independent scientific organizations through regular and thorough evaluations of scientific studies... The unit of measurement for the European Councils recommended limit for mobile devices is the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), and the SAR limit is 2... 0 W/Kg averaged over 10 gram of body tissue... It meets the requirements of the International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP)...

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Driving safely Never use this device while driving... It is an offence, that while driving, to hold the device or cradle it in your neck at any point, during the setup, making or taking text message or any other data related mobile communication... Use of fully installed car kits are still permitted, as are the use of alternate handsfree accessories...

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Pacemakers The Health Industry Manufacturers Association recommends that a minimum separation of six (6) inches be maintained between a phone and a pacemaker to avoid potential interference with the pacemaker... These recommendations are consistent with the independent research by and recommendations of Wireless Technology Research...

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Areas with a potentially explosive environment are often, but not always, clearly marked... They include fuelling areas such as gas stations, below decks on boats, fuel or chemical transfer or storage facilities, vehicles using liquified petroleum gas (such as propane or butane), areas where the air contains chemicals or articles, such as grain, dust, or metal powders, and any other area where you would normally be advised to turn off your vehicles engine...

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DO NOT throw the Fonepad in municipal waste... This product has been designed to enable proper reuse of parts and recycling... The symbol of the crossed out wheeled bin indicates that the product (electrical, electronic equipment and mercury-containing button cell battery) should not be placed in municipal waste... Check local regulations for disposal of electronic products...

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EN 301 489-1 V1... 9... 2(2011-09) EN 301 489-3 V1... 4... 1(2002-08) EN 301 489-4 V1... 3... 1(2002-08) EN 301 489-7 V1... 3... 1(2005-11) EN 301 489-9 V1... 4... 1(2007-11) EN 301 489-17 V2... 1... 1(2009-05) EN 301 489-24 V1... 5... 1(2010-09) EN 302 326-2 V1... 2... 2(2007-06) EN 302 326-3 V1... 3... 1(2007-09) EN 301 357-2 V1... 3... 1(2006-05) EN 302 623 V1... 1... 1(2009-01) EN 50371:2002 EN 50385:2002

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