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ASUS Fonepad 7 (FE170CG) Tablet User Manual PDF

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Year 2015
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Summary of Content for ASUS Fonepad 7 (FE170CG) Tablet User Manual PDF

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Zen Home features ... 32 Home screen ... 32 Managing your home ... 34 Quick settings ... 38 ASUS keyboard settings ... 42 Voice Search ... 43 Lock Screen ... 46

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Omlet Chat ... 62 Registering to Omlet Chat ... 62 Using Omlet chat ... 65 Sending multimedia messages ... 66

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Advanced camera features ... 80 Time Rewind ... 80 HDR ... 81 Panorama ... 81 Night ... 82 Selfie ... 83 Miniature ... 84 Smart remove ... 85 All Smiles ... 85 Beautification ... 86 GIF animation ... 86 Time lapse ... 87

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Launching Clock ... 107 World Clock ... 108 Alarm clock ... 109 Stopwatch ... 110 Timer ... 111

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Music ... 123 Launching Music ... 123 Playing songs ... 123 Playing songs from your SD card ... 123 Playing Cloud music... 124

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Wi-Fi ... 138 Enabling Wi-Fi ... 138 Connecting to a Wi-Fi network ... 138 Disabling Wi-Fi ... 139

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

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Turn off your device in restricted areas where the use of mobile devices is prohibited... Always obey rules and regulations when in restricted areas, such as, in aircraft, movie theater, in hospitals or near medical equipment, near gas or fuel, construction sites, blasting sites and other areas...

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Do not throw your device 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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Parts and features Take a hold of your device and have it up and running in a jiffy...

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Installing a micro-SIM card A micro-subscriber identity module (micro-SIM) card stores information, such as your mobile phone number, contacts, messages and other data that gives you access to a mobile network...

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3... Orient the micro-SIM card with its gold-plated contacts facing upward then insert it into the Micro-SIM card 1 slot...

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5... If you wish to install another micro-SIM card, orient the micro-SIM card with its gold-plated contacts facing upward then insert it into the Micro-SIM card 2 slot...

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CAUTION! Be extra careful when handling a micro-SIM card... ASUS is not responsible for any loss or damage incurred to your micro-SIM card...

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3... Press the micro-SIM card that you want to remove, then pull it out...

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Do not insert a micro-SIM card into the memory card slot! If a micro-SIM card happens to be inserted into the memory card slot, bring your device to an ASUS-qualified service personnel...

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NOTE: After installing a formatted memory card, you can access its contents from ASUS > File Manager > SD Memory Card...

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Eject the memory card properly to safely remove it from device... To eject the memory card, go to Home > All Apps > Settings > Storage > Unmount external storage...

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2... Press the memory card to eject, then pull it out...

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While charging, your Fonepad can become warm... This is normal, however, if your device becomes unusually hot, disconnect the micro-USB cable from your device and send the device, including the AC power adapter and cable to an ASUS-qualified service personnel...

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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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If your computer does not provide enough power for charging via USB port, charge your Fonepad using the AC power adapter plugged to a power outlet instead...

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1... If your screen is turned off, press the power button to turn it on... If your screen is locked, unlock the device screen...

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When you turn your Fonepad on for the first time, Setup Wizard will guide you through the setup process... Follow the on-screen instructions to select your language, select input methods, setup your mobile network and Wi-Fi, sync accounts, and configure your location services...

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The battery charge is the lifeline of your Fonepad... Here are some battery power conservation tips that helps preserve the power of your Fonepads battery...

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Zen Home features Home screen Get reminders of important events, app and system updates, weather forecasts, and text messages from people who really matter to you, right from your Home screen...

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NOTE: If the SIM card icon is displayed in green, it indicates that it is set as the default network...

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Managing your home Stamp your own personality to your Home screen... Select an attractive design as your wallpaper, add shortcuts for quick access to your fave apps, and add widgets for a quick review of important info... You can also add more pages so you can add and quickly access or review more apps or widgets on your Home screen...

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From your Home screen, tap and hold a widget, then drag it to X Remove on the top of your screen...

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Let your apps, icons, and other Zen elements sit on an attractively designed wallpaper... You may add a translucent background tint to your wallpaper for readability and clarity... You can also select an animated wallpaper to make your screen come alive...

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2... Select where you want your wallpaper: on your Home screen, Lock screen, or Home screen and Lock screen... If you do not want to add a background tint to your wallpaper, skip to step 5...

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Quick settings Enable functions with just one tap and personalize your Fonepad using Quick settings... This unique Zen feature also shows system notifications that help you track recent updates and changes on your Fonepad...

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Use Quick settings as a one-tap access for some of the features and programs of your Fonepad...

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The Quick settings Notification Panel provides a one-tap access to some of the wireless features and settings of your Fonepad... Each of these features are represented by a button...

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Inside System notifications, you can see the latest updates done and system changes made on your Fonepad... Most of these changes are data and system-related... The System notifications screen is intuitive and can be navigated through the following ways:

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ASUS keyboard settings Create SMS messages, emails, and log-in passwords using your Fonepads touch keyboard...

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Voice Search Make voice commands to your Fonepad then watch it listen and take action using the Voice Search app... Using Voice Search, you can make voice commands to accomplish the following:

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If you want to set parameters for the voice search results gathered from your Google account and your Fonepads data, you may do so using the following steps:

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4... Tick the box of the search groups you would like to include as source when using Voice Search...

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Lock Screen By default, the lock screen appears after turning on your device and while waking it up from sleep mode... From the lock screen, you can proceed to your devices Android system by swiping on your touch screen panel...

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Connecting your Fonepad to your computer Connect your Fonepad to your computers USB port to charge it or transfer files between devices...

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2... Plug the USB connector to the USB port of your computer...

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Managing contacts Add, import, or export your contacts from your SIM or email accounts to your Fonepad and vice-versa...

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Importing contacts Import your contacts and their respective data from one contact source to your Fonepad, e-mail account, or a micro SIM card...

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Exporting contacts Export your contacts to any of the storage accounts in your Fonepad...

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Making and receiving calls Make a call Your Fonepad offers you many ways to make a call... Call your friends from saved contacts list, dial a phone number directly, or even dial a number without keying in a passcode on the lock screen...

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NOTE: The labels of the call buttons may vary depending on the setting that you made to your micro SIM cards... Refer to section Dual SIM feature of this user manual for more information...

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Receive a call The touch screen of your Fonepad lights up when there is an incoming call... The display of the incoming call also varies, depending on the status of your Fonepad...

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NOTE: If your SIMs have different mobile service providers, we recommend you to use the names of these providers for your SIM names... If both SIMs have the same mobile service provider, we recommend you to use the mobile numbers for your SIM names...

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When you make a call from your contacts list or from call logs, your Fonepad automatically uses the preferred micro SIM card to connect the call...

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Backup/restore call logs Have your call logs stored in your Fonepad to track the calls that youve received, made, or missed... You can also send the saved call logs to your online storage account or e-mail it via the installed e-mail apps in your Fonepad...

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Messaging Messaging lets you send, promptly reply, or reply at a later time to important messages from your contacts in any of your SIM cards installed on your device... You can also email your message threads or conversations to others to keep them in the loop...

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5... When youre done, select the SIM account where youre going to send your message from... The conversation will be forwarded as an MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) message...

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Omlet Chat Omlet Chat is an online messaging app that lets you chat with your friends on the spot, send multimedia messages, and store your data on any of your Cloud accounts securely and privately...

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4... If you want Omlet Chat to automatically update your friends from your contacts list, tap Okay! Lets do it! If you want to add your friends manually, tap No thanks...

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3... Omlet Chat app gathers the contacts of your account... After selecting the contacts, follow the onscreen instructions to complete the operation...

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Using Omlet chat Send text and multimedia messages for a fun, creative, and interactive conversation...

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NOTE: You can download more virtual stickers from Sticker Store... To download the virtual stickers, tap > then tap ...

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Email Add Exchange, Gmail, Yahoo! Mail, Outlook... com, POP3/IMAP accounts so you can receive, create, and browse emails right from your device... You can also sync your email contacts from these accounts to your Fonepad...

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NOTE: You may also refer to steps 3 to 5 in the Setting up an email account section of this manual to complete this setup process...

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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 emails right from your device...

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3... Use your Google account to backup and restore your settings and data... Tap [right arrow icon] to sign in to your Gmail account...

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Launching the Camera app Capture images and record videos using your Fonepads Camera app... Refer to any of the steps below to open the Camera app...

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Photo Locations After going through the Tutorial screen, the Remember Photo Locations screen appears to help you create automatic location tags for your images... Refer to the following steps to proceed from this screen:

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Camera home screen Tap the icons to start using your camera and explore the image and video features of your Fonepad...

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Image settings Adjust the appearance of your captured images by configuring your cameras settings using the steps below...

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Set your shutter speed to Timer mode or change the Burst speed under this option...

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Video settings Adjust the appearance of your recorded videos by configuring your cameras settings using the steps below...

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Time Rewind After selecting Time Rewind, your shutter starts taking burst shots two seconds before you actually press the shutter button... As a result, you get a timeline of images where you can choose the best image to save on your Gallery...

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HDR The High-dynamic-range (HDR) feature allows you to take more detailed images for low-light and highly contrasting scenes... HDR is recommended for use when taking images on brightly lit locations, helping balance out the colors produced on your image...

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Night Take well-lit photos even on night time or on low-light situations using the Night feature of your Fonepad...

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Selfie Take advantage of your rear cameras high megapixel specs without worrying about pressing the shutter button... Using face-detection, you can set your Fonepad to detect up to four faces using the rear camera then automatically capture your selfie or group selfie...

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Miniature Simulate the tilt-shift effect of DSLR lenses via the Miniature feature... Using this feature allows you to focus on specific areas of your subject, adding a bokeh effect that can be used on both photos and video using your Fonepad...

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All Smiles Capture the perfect smile or the wackiest facial expression from a range of photos using the All Smiles feature... This feature lets you take five consecutive photos after pressing the shutter button, automatically detecting faces on the image for comparison...

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Beautification Have fun during and after taking photos of your family and friends using the Beautification feature of your Fonepad... When enabled, this feature allows you to make live beauty enhancements on your subjects face before you press the shutter button...

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Time lapse The time lapse video feature of your Fonepad allows you to capture stills for automatic time lapse playback... In effect, events seem to move in a fast-forward manner though they actually occured and were recorded between long intervals...

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Party Link Enable Party Link and share photos in real-time either by creating a group or joining an existing group... Send and receive freshly captured images among friends, even without internet connection, using this Zen feature...

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IMPORTANT! If you created a password-protected group, you need to share the password to intended recipients for them to receive your photos...

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5... (optional) If you the group is password-protected, ask the owner for the password to proceed...

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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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Viewing files from other source locations By default, your Gallery displays all the files on your Fonepad according to their album folders...

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1... From the Gallery screen, tap the folder where the files you want to delete are located...

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Zooming in/out the thumbnails or an image From the Gallery screen or your selected image, spread apart your fingers on the touchscreen panel to zoom out... To zoom in, bring your fingers together on the touchscreen panel...

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This intuitive app allows you to create notes organized per notebook by directly writing or drawing on the touchscreen... While creating notes, you can also add multimedia files from other apps and share them via social networks or your Cloud storage account...

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Depending on your selected input mode, these icons appear as you take down your notes on SuperNote...

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Sharing a note Aside from your notebook, you may also share individual notes from your Supernote to any of the installed sharing apps or to your Cloud storage account... To do this:

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Calendar The Calendar app enables you to keep track of important events using your Fonepad... Along with creating events you may also add notes, set reminders, or create a countdown notice to ensure you dont forget these important occasions...

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Adding an account to Calendar Aside from creating an event logged on your Fonepad, you can also use Calendar to create events that get automatically synced with your online accounts... But first, these accounts must be added to Calendar using the following steps:

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Whats Next Do not miss out on important events, having fun out in the sun, or getting messages/emails/calls from your favorite people... Set up your calendar of events, Favorites and VIP groups, or weather update settings to get alerts and reminders of whats next... View your Whats Next alerts from the Lock screen, Systems Notification panel, and Whats Next widget or app...

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Mark your unread messages or emails, interesting web pages, and missed calls as Reply Later, Read Later, or Call Later items... These marked items will be added to your Do It Later tasks, and you can act on these tasks at a convenient time...

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Weather Get real-time weather updates straight from your Fonepad using the weather app... Using Weather, you can also check other weather details from around the world...

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Tap this to search for weather information from other cities...

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Clock Customize the time zone settings of your Fonepad, set alarms, and use your Fonepad as a stop watch using the Clock app...

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Tap this to set your clock on night mode and access the settings of the world clock feature...

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Tap this to access the settings of the alarm clock feature...

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Tap this button to start running the stopwatch feature...

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Timer You may set multiple timer options for your Fonepad... To do this, follow the steps below:

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2... If you previously created a timer setting, these would appear on your Timer home screen... You may delete or add new timer settings using the icons on your Timer home screen...

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File Manager Using File Manager allows you to easily locate and manage your data on the internal storage of your Fonepad and its connected external storage devices...

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NOTE: For more details, refer to the Installing a memory card section in this user guide...

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IMPORTANT! Enable Wi-Fi on your Fonepad to view files from Cloud Storage...

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Browser Your browsers clean and intuitive Zen interface makes it easier to surf web contents at a fast page loading speed via its Chrome-based browser engine... It also lets you share or email web contents, as well as send it as a read later task...

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Using headset Have the freedom to do other things while youre in a call or enjoy listening to your favorite music, using a headset...

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

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Tap to see an overview of your gaming activity... It also shows the gaming activity of your Google+ contacts... Tap to show your gaming activities under the following options: ALL MY GAMES, MOST RECENTLY PLAYED, INSTALLED Tap to see all the games you played using your Google+ account... Tap to view all your fellow contacts in Google who are also playing games via Play Store... You may view them under these options: ALL, MOST RECENT, YOU MAY KNOW

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Music Access your music collection right on your Fonepad using the Music app... Music allows you to play music files stored internally or from an external storage device...

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4... Follow the succeeding instructions to complete signing in to your cloud storage account...

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Sound recorder Record audio files using your Fonepad by enabling the Sound Recorder app...

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Storage You can store data, apps, or files on your Fonepad (internal storage), on an external storage, or on an online storage... You need an internet connection to transfer or download your files on an online storage... Use the bundled USB cable to copy files to or from the computer to your Fonepad...

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Backup my data: This feature backs up your data, Wif-Fi passwords, and other settings to Google servers when enabled...

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Unlocking your screen When the screen is locked, you can open it with the security unlocking options that the Fonepad offers you...

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Slide: Slide your finger to any direction to unlock your Fonepad...

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IMPORTANT! You can create a pattern with a minimum of four dots... Ensure to remember the pattern that you created to unlock your device...

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IMPORTANT! Ensure to remember the PIN that you created to unlock your device...

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IMPORTANT! Ensure to remember the password that you created to unlock your device...

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Owner info: Tap this to edit and key in the information that you want to appear even when your screen is locked...

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2... On the Settings screen, slide down to display other items then tap About... The About screen displays the status, legal information, model number, operating system version, hardware, and software information of your Fonepad...

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Wi-Fi The Wi-Fi technology of your Fonepad gets you connected to the wireless world... Update your social media accounts, browse the Internet, or exchange data and messages wirelessly with your Fonepad...

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Use the Bluetooth feature of your Fonepad to send or receive files and stream multimedia files with other smart devices over short distances... With Bluetooth, you can share your media files with your friends smart devices, send data for print with a Bluetooh printer, or play music files with a Bluetooth speaker...

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Pairing your Fonepad to a Bluetooth device Before using the Bluetooth feature of your Fonepad in full scale, you have to pair it first with the Bluetooth device... The Fonepad automatically stores the pairing connection of the Bluetooth device...

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Miracast Using Miracast technology, you can screencast your Fonepad screen to a Miracast-supported display... Doing this allows an external display to become a dual monitor or second screen to your Fonepad...

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Share Link Share and receive files, apps, or media contents with Android mobile devices using Share Link app (for ASUS mobile devices) or Shareit app (for other mobile devices) via a Wi-Fi connection... With this app, you can send or receive files that are larger than 100 MB and lets you share or receive multiple files at the same time... Share Link app sends and receives files faster than using Bluetooth...

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4... After your Fonepad detects the other devices, tap the device that you want to share your files with...

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ASUS WebStorage Register for or sign in to ASUS WebStorage and get up to 5GB of free cloud storage account... Automatically upload newly captured photos for instant sharing, sync files among different devices, or share files via your ASUS WebStorage account...

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Switching apps When youve launched several apps on your Zen, you can easily switch between your recently-launched apps...

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Downloading apps Download tons of apps and games from Play Store directly to your Fonepad... Some of the apps and games are free, others you may need to purchase using a credit card or other payment form...

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Power saver Fully maximize or extend the power of your Fonepad even when it is idle or while it stays connected to your network... Smartly customize the power settings for your frequent activities such as reading emails or watching videos...

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Customizing Power Saver Set the brightness level for your frequent activities such as reading emails or books, watching videos, browsing websites, and listening to music... You can also enable the power saving function for some apps or enable the auto-disconnection of your network when your Fonepad is asleep...

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2... Adjust the screen color temperature and contrast through the Temperature and Enhancement tabs...

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For France, headphones/earMrs for this device are compliant with the sound pressure level requirement laid down in the applicable EN50332-1:2000 and/or EN50332-2:2003 standard required by French Article L... 5232-1...

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CE marking for devices with wireless LAN/ Bluetooth This equipment complies with the requirements of Directive 1999/5/EC of the European Parliament and Commission from 9 March, 1999 governing Radio and Telecommunications Equipment and mutual recognition of conformity...

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The device for the band 5150-5250 MHz is only for indoor usage to reduce potential for harmful interference to co-channel mobile satellite systems; the maximum antenna gain permitted (for device in the bands 5250- 5350 MHz and 5470-5725 MHz) to comply with the EIRP limit; and the maximum antenna gain permitted (for devices in the band 5275-5850 MHz) to comply with the EIRP limits specified for point-to-point and non point- to-point operation as appropriate, as stated in section A9... 2(3)... In addition, high-power radars are allocated as primary users (meaning they have priority) of the band 5250-5350 MHz and this radar could cause interference and/or damage to LE-LAN devices...

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ASUS Recycling/Takeback Services ASUS recycling and takeback programs come from our commitment to the highest standards for protecting our environment... We believe in providing solutions for you to be able to responsibly recycle our products, batteries, other components as well as the packaging materials... Please go to http://csr... asus... com/english/ Takeback... htm for detailed recycling information in different regions...

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Address: 4F, No... 150, LI-TE RD... , PEITOU, TAIPEI 112, TAIWAN

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ASUS PROVIDES THIS MANUAL AS IS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE... IN NO EVENT SHALL ASUS, ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF USE OR DATA, INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS AND THE LIKE), EVEN IF ASUS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES ARISING FROM ANY DEFECT OR ERROR IN THIS MANUAL OR PRODUCT...

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