All screen shots in this guide are simulated.
Actual displays and the color of the phone may vary.
Some of the contents in this manual may differ from your phone
depending on the software of the phone or your service provider.
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LIMITED WARRANTY STATEMENT
1. WHAT THIS WARRANTY COVERS : 2. WHAT THIS WARRANTY DOES NOT
LG offers you a limited warranty that the enclosed COVER :
subscriber unit and its enclosed accessories 1. Defects or damages resulting from use of the
will be free from defects in material and product in other than its normal and customary
workmanship, according to the following terms manner.
2. Defects or damages from abnormal use,
1. The limited warranty for the product extends abnormal conditions, improper storage, exposure
for TWELVE (12) MONTHS beginning on the to moisture or dampness, unauthorized
date of purchase of the product with valid modifications, unauthorized connections,
proof of purchase, or absent valid proof of unauthorized repair, misuse, neglect, abuse,
purchase, FIFTEEN (15) MONTHS from date accident, alteration, improper installation, or
of manufacture as determined by the unit’s other acts which are not the fault of LG, including
manufacture date code. damage caused by shipping, blown fuses, spills
2. The limited warranty extends only to the of food or liquid.
original purchaser of the product and is not 3. Breakage or damage to antennas unless caused
assignable or transferable to any subsequent directly by defects in material or workmanship.
4. That the Customer Service Department at LG was
3. This warranty is good only to the original not notified by consumer of the alleged defect or
purchaser of the product during the warranty malfunction of the product during the applicable
period as long as it is in the U.S, including limited warranty period.
Alaska, Hawaii, U.S. Territories and Canada.
5. Products which have had the serial number
4. The external housing and cosmetic parts shall removed or made illegible.
be free of defects at the time of shipment and,
therefore, shall not be covered under these
6. This limited warranty is in lieu of all other
warranties, express or implied either in fact or
limited warranty terms.
by operations of law, statutory or otherwise,
5. Upon request from LG, the consumer must including, but not limited to any implied warranty
provide information to reasonably prove the of marketability or fitness for a particular use.
date of purchase.
7. Damage resulting from use of non-LG approved
6. The customer shall bear the cost of shipping accessories.
the product to the Customer Service
Department of LG. LG shall bear the cost of
8. All plastic surfaces and all other externally
exposed parts that are scratched or damaged due
shipping the product back to the consumer
to normal customer use.
after the completion of service under this
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ratings. limitation of incidental or consequential damages
10. Products used or obtained in a rental program. or limitations on how long an implied warranty
lasts; so these limitations or exclusions may not
11. Consumables (such as fuses). apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal
rights and you may also have other rights which
3. WHAT LG WILL DO: vary from state to state.
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refund the purchase price of any unit that does 5. HOW TO GET WARRANTY SERVICE :
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choose at its option to use functionally equivalent the following telephone numbers from anywhere
reconditioned, refurbished or new units or parts in the continental United States:
or any units. In addition, LG will not re-install or
Tel. 1-800-793-8896 or Fax. 1-800-448-4026
back-up any data, applications or software that
you have added to your phone. It is therefore Or visit www.lg.com.
recommended that you back-up any such data Correspondence may also be mailed to:
or information prior to sending the unit to LG to LG Electronics MobileComm U.S.A., Inc.
avoid the permanent loss of such information. 201 James Record Road Huntsville, AL 35824
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this product. THE DURATION OF ANY IMPLIED authorized service center nearest you and for the
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Table of Contents
Your Phone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8 Making a Second Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
Phone Components . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Setting Up a Conference Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
Rear view . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Place the Conference Call on Hold . . . . . . . . . 24
Adding Calls to the Conference Call . . . . . . . . 24
Getting Started . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11 Private Call in a Conference Call . . . . . . . . . . . 24
Ending a Conference Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
Installing the SIM card and battery . . . . . 11
Charging your phone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Menu Tree . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25
Installing a memory card . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Address Book . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .28
General Functions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .15
Contact List . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28
Making a Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
ICE - Emergency Contacts . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28
Answering a Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
New Contact . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
Adjusting the Volume . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Caller Groups . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
Entering Text . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Speed Dial . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
In-Call Menu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .22 SIM Management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
Service Number . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30
During a Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
Making a Second Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 My contact info . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30
Swapping Between Two Calls . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 About . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30
Answering an Incoming Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
Rejecting an Incoming Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 Messaging . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .31
Muting the Microphone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 Create Message . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31
Using the Speakerphone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 Inbox . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34
Conference Calls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 Drafts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34
Outbox . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35 My Stuff . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .48
Voicemail . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35 Audio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48
Message Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36 Pictures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48
Message Alert . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36 Video . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48
Save To . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36 AT&T GPS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48
Signature . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36
AT&T Music . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49
Text Message . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36
Tools . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54
Multimedia Message . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37
Voice Command . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54
Voicemail Number . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38
Recent Calls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56
Service Message . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38
Alarm Clock. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56
Calendar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57
YPmobile . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39
Notepad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58
Calculator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58
Mobile Web . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .40
World Clock . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58
Tasks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59
AppCenter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .42
Stopwatch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59
Tip Calculator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60
AT&T Navigator. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .43
Unit Converter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60
Applications & Games . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60
AT&T FamilyMap. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .45
Camera & Recordings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61
Take Photo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61
Social Net . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .46
Record Video . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62
Camera Album . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63
AT&T Radio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .47
Record Voice . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64
Other Files. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64 Backlight Timer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70
File Manager . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65 Color Schemes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70
Menu Styles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70
Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .66 Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70
Audio & Ringtones . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66 Call Forwarding . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71
Shop Tones . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66 Send My Number. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71
Ringtone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66 Auto Redial . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71
Message Tone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66 Answer Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71
Alert Tone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66 Senior Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71
Keypad Tone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67 Minute Minder . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71
Multimedia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67 Call Waiting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72
Call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67 Call Reject . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72
Phone Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67 Send DTMF Tones . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72
Date & Time . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67 Accessability . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72
Languages . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68 Time & Cost . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72
Set Hotkeys . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68 Noise Cancelation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72
Flight Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68 Connection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72
Security. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68 Bluetooth. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 73
Reset Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 69 USB Connection. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 74
Display . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70 Internet Profiles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 74
Shop Wallpapers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70 Access Points . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75
Wallpapers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70 Memory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75
Fonts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70 Used Space . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75
Clocks & Calendar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70 Set Default Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75
Brightness . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70 Applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75
Messaging . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 76
Browser . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 76
Voice Command . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 78
TTS (Text-to Speech) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 78
Software Update . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 78
Phone Info . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 78
myAT&T . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .79
Q&A . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .80
Accessories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .81
For Your Safety . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .82
Safety Guidelines . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .87
Glossary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .108
Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .110
1 13 14
Press and hold Press and hold to
to acess Voice activate/deactivate
Recorder. Vibrating Mode.
1. Earpiece: Lets you hear the caller during a 8. Browser/OK Key: Lets you access the
call. Mobile Web in standby mode. When
2. Main LCD: Displays phone status icons, navigating through a menu, selects a
menu items, web items, web information, highlighted choice.
pictures and more, in full color. 9. Clear/Back Key: Allows you to return to the
3. Left Soft Key/Right Soft Key: Each of previous screen. Press and hold to activate
these keys perform the functions indicated the Voice Command function.
by the text on the display immediately above 10. Multi-tasking Key: Opens the multi-
them. tasking menu.
4. Navigation Keys 11. TTS Mode Key: Lets you turn the TTS
Standby Mode Shortcut Keys: mode on/off.
Address Book 12. End/Power Key: Allows you to power
the phone on or off, end calls, or return to
New Message standby mode.
Calendar 13. Volume Keys: Allows you to control the
My Stuff Master Volume while in standby mode and
In a menu: Navigates between menus. the earpiece volume during a call.
5. Camera Key: Lets you activate the Camera 14. Charger/USB Port: Allows you to connect
and take pictures. a charger or other compatible accessories.
6. Alarm Clock Key: Allows you to set an
7. Send Key: Press this key in standby mode
to quickly access the most recent missed,
dialed, and received calls.
SIM Card Slot Back Cover
Installing the SIM card and 2. Remove the battery
battery Hold the top edge of the phone and use the
fingernail cutouts near the bottom of the
1. Remove the battery cover battery to lift the battery from the phone.
Use your thumb to press on the top center
of the back cover, then slide the cover
downwards (as depicted below). Then lift the
cover to remove it.
Do not remove the battery when the phone is
turned on; this can damage the phone.
3. Install the SIM card 4. Install the battery
Slide the SIM card into the SIM card slot Insert the top of the battery first into the
(as shown below). Make sure that the battery compartment. Ensure that the
gold contact area on the card is facing battery contacts align with the terminals on
downwards. To remove the SIM card, slide it the phone. Press the bottom of the battery
gently in the opposite direction. down until it snaps into place.
5. Replace the back cover
Place the back cover over the battery
compartment, then slide the cover upwards
until it clicks into place (as depicted below).
Charging your phone Installing a memory card
Locate the Charger/USB Port on the right side You can expand the memory available on your
of your phone. Insert the charger connector phone by using a microSD™ memory card.
to the phone (the ‘B’ side of the connector
has to be facing up when connecting to the
phone) and then plug the other end into the A memory card is an optional accessory and
must be purchased separately.
wall socket. Your LG-A340 will need to be
charged until the Full Battery message appears 1. Remove the back cover.
on the screen.
2. Locate the microSD card slot on the right
Important! side of the phone’s rear view.
You must insert the battery before charging. 3. Position the microSD card with the label
side facing up and slide it into place until it
is fully inserted and locked in place.
4. Replace the back cover back.
If your memory card has existing content, it
Use of unauthorized accessories could damage
will automatically be filed in the correct folder.
your phone and void your warranty.
For example, videos will be accessible from the
The table below describes various display indicators or icons that appear on the phone’s display
INDICATOR DESCRIPTION INDICATOR DESCRIPTION
Multitasking Vibrating Mode On
Network signal strength Speakerphone activated
(number of bars will vary)
Call in Progress
No network signal
New text message
An alarm is set
Flight Mode On
Ring profile in use
Silent All profile in use
EDGE network available
Bluetooth is active
3G network available
The browser is active
Making a Call Making a Call with the Send Key
1. Make sure your phone is powered on. 1. Press the Send Key to display the
2. Enter a phone number including the area most recent missed, dialed and received
code. To edit a number on the display calls.
screen, simply press the Clear/Back Key 2. Highlight the desired number by using the
to erase one digit at a time. Navigation Keys.
Press and hold the Clear/Back Key 3. Press the Send Key .
to erase the entire number.
3. Press the Send Key to call the Making International Calls
number. 1. Press and hold and the international
4. To end the call, press the End/Power Key access character ‘+’ will appear.
. 2. Enter the country code, area code, and the
3. Press the Send Key to call the
Ending a Call Answering a Call
To end a call, press the End/Power Key When you receive a call, the phone displays
. a notification on the screen and rings and/or
vibrates. If the caller can be identified, the
Making a Call from the Contacts caller’s phone number (or name, if stored in
You can store frequently called names and your Address Book) is displayed.
phone numbers in the SIM card as well as in 1. Press the Send Key or the Left Soft
the phone memory known as the Contacts. Key Accept to answer an incoming
You can dial a number by simply highlighting call.
a name in the Contacts List and pressing the If the Answer Mode has been set as Any
Send Key . Key ( Menu > Settings >
Call > Answer Mode), any key press
1. Press Down Navigation Key to will answer a call, except for the End/
access the Contact List. Power Key , the Right Soft Key
2. Highlight the Contact and press the Send , or the Volume Keys .
Key . 2. End the call by pressing the End/Power
You can answer a call while using other functions
Adjusting the Volume Entering Text
Use the Volume Keys during a call to adjust You can enter alphanumeric characters by
the earpiece volume. using the phone’s keypad. For example, storing
While in standby mode, you can adjust the names in the Address Book, writing a message,
Master Volume using the Volume Keys. or scheduling events in the calendar all require
text to be entered.
Vibrating Mode (Quick)
Changing the Text Input Mode
Vibrating Mode can be activated by pressing
and holding down or the down Volume Change the text input mode by holding down
Key . when in a text entry field.
You can check the current text input mode in
Signal Strength the upper right corner of the screen.
If you are inside a building, being near a The following text input modes are available
window may give you better reception. You can on the phone.
see the strength of your signal by the signal
indicator on your phone’s display screen. ABC Mode
This mode allows you to enter letters by
pressing the key labeled with the required
letter one, two, three, or four times until the
desired letter is displayed.
T9 Mode Symbol Mode
The T9 mode allows you to enter words easily The Symbol Mode enables you to enter various
with only one keystroke per letter. Each key symbols or special characters. To enter a
on the keypad has more than one letter. symbol, press . Use the Navigation Keys
The T9 mode automatically compares your to highlight the desired symbol and press .
keystrokes with an internal linguistic dictionary
to determine the correct word, thus requiring Using the ABC Mode
far fewer keystrokes than the traditional ABC Use the alphanumeric keypad to enter your
Note 1. Press the key labeled with the required
You can select a different T9 language from letter:
the Options menu ( Options > Text Once for the first letter.
Entry Settings > Language).
Twice for the second letter.
And so on.
123 Mode (Numbers Mode)
2. To insert a space, press once. To
Type numbers using one keystroke per number.
delete letters, press the Clear/Back Key
To change to 123 mode in a text entry field,
. Press and hold down the Clear/
press the key until 123 mode is displayed
Back Key to erase all of the
in the upper right corner.
Refer to the table below for more information on
the characters available using the keys.
Characters in the Order Displayed Using the T9 Mode
Upper Case Lower Case The T9 predictive text input mode allows you to
enter words easily with a minimum number of
1 .,’@?!-:/1 .,’@?!-:/1
key presses. As you press each key, the phone
2 ABC2 abc2 begins to display the characters that it thinks
3 DEF3 def3 you are typing based on a built-in dictionary.
4 GHI4 ghi4 As new letters are added, the word changes
to reflect the most likely candidate from the
5 JKL5 jkl5
6 MNO6 mno6
1. When you are in the T9 predictive text input
7 PQRS7 pqrs7 mode, begin entering a word by pressing
8 TUV8 tuv8 keys to . Press one key per letter.
9 WXYZ9 wxyz9 The word changes as letters are typed
Space Key, Space Key, - ignore what is displayed on the screen
0 (Long press) 0 (Long press) until the word is typed completely.
If the word is still incorrect after typing
completely, press or the Right Soft
Key Next once (or more if needed)
to cycle through the other word options.
If the desired word is missing from the
word choices list, press the Right Soft
Key Add to add the word.
2. Enter the whole word before editing or
deleting any keystrokes.
3. Complete each word with a space by Using the Korean Mode
pressing or the Right Navigation
Allows you to type in Korean when you set the
language to Korean.
To delete letters, press the Clear/Back Key
. Press and hold down the Clear/Back Characters
Key to erase all of the entered text. in the Order Keys
The T9 Dictionary is a feature that allows the
user to add any unique or personal words
to the T9 standard language database. The
T9 Dictionary function can be found in the
Options menu ( Options > Text
Entry Settings > T9 Dictionary). Within
the T9 Dictionary function, the user can add,
modify, delete, or reset personal words.
Characters Using the 123 (Numbers) Mode
in the Order Keys The 123 Mode enables you to enter numbers
Displayed in a text message (a telephone number,
for example) more quickly. Press the keys
corresponding to the required digits before
manually switching back to the appropriate text
During a Call Answering an Incoming Call
Your phone provides a number of control To answer an incoming call when the handset
functions that you can use during a call. is ringing, simply press the Send Key
To access these functions during a call, press . The handset is also able to warn you
the Left Soft Key Options. of an incoming call while you are already on
a call. A tone sounds in the earpiece and the
Making a Second Call display will show that a second call is waiting.
This feature, known as Call Waiting, is only
You can select a number you wish to dial from
available if your network supports it.
the Address Book to make a second call.
If Call Waiting is turned on, you can put the
1. Press the Left Soft Key Options, then
first call on hold and answer the second call by
select Address Book.
pressing the Send Key .
2. Highlight the contact, then press the Send
Key to make a second call. Rejecting an Incoming Call
You can reject an incoming call without
Swapping Between Two Calls
answering by simply pressing the End/Power
Once the second call has been dialed (or Key .
answered), you can switch between the calls
by using one of the following three methods:
Press the Send Key .
Press the Left Soft Key Options and
then select Swap Calls.
Press up or down on the Navigation Key.
Muting the Microphone Conference Calls
You can mute the microphone during a call The conference call feature provides you with
by pressing the Right Soft Key Mute. the ability to have a simultaneous conversation
The handset can be unmuted by pressing with more than one caller. The conference
the Right Soft Key Unmute. When the call feature can be used only if your network
handset is muted, the caller cannot hear you, service provider supports this feature.
but you can still hear the caller. Once a conference call is set up, calls may
be added, disconnected (Exclude Call option
Using the Speakerphone allows you to select a call to disconnect from
You can use the integrated Speakerphone the conference call), or separated (Private
during a call by pressing Spk. On. Call option allows you to separate a call from
The loudspeaker is automatically deactivated the conference call, but still connected to
when you end the call. you) by the person who set up the conference
call. These options are all available from the
Warning In-Call menu.
Due to increased volume levels, do not place
the phone near your ear while the speakerphone
The maximum number of callers in a Place the Conference Call on
conference call is five. Once started, you are in Hold
control of the conference call, and only you can
To place a conference call on hold, press the
add calls to the conference call.
Send Key .
Making a Second Call
Adding Calls to the Conference
You can make a second call while currently on Call
a call simply by entering the second number
with the keypad and pressing the Send Key To add a call to an existing conference call,
. When the second call is connected, the press the Left Soft Key Options, select
first call is automatically placed on hold. You Conference Call, and then select Join Calls.
can swap between calls by pressing the Send
Key . Private Call in a Conference Call
To have a private call with one of the callers in
Setting Up a Conference Call the conference call, press the Left Soft Key
To set up a conference call, place the first call. Options, select Conference Call, and
Once that is connected, follow the steps above then Private Call. When the numbers of the
to make a second call. You can then join the callers are displayed, select the one with which
two separate calls by pressing the Left Soft you wish to speak in private.
Key Options, selecting Conference Call,
and then Join Calls. Ending a Conference Call
An active conference call can be disconnected
by pressing the End/Power Key .
1. Address Book (see page 28) 5. AppCenter (see page 42)
1.1 Contact List
1.2 ICE - Emergency Contacts 6. AT&T Navigator (see page 43)
1.3 New Contact
1.4 Caller Groups 7. AT&T FamilyMap (see page 45)
1.5 Speed Dial
1.6 SIM Management 8. Social Net (see page 46)
1.7 Service Number
1.8 My contact info 9. AT&T Radio (see page 47)
. My Stuff (see page 48)
2. Messaging (see page 31) .1 Audio
2.1 Create Message .2 Pictures
2.2 Inbox .3 Video
2.3 Drafts .4 AT&T GPS
2.4 Outbox .5 AT&T Music
2.5 Voicemail .6 Tools
2.6 Message Settings .7 Applications & Games
.8 Camera & Recordings
3. YPmobile (see page 39) .9 Other Files
.0 File Manager
4. Mobile Web (see page 40)
0. Settings (see page 66) 0. Settings (continued)
0.1 Audio & Ringtones 0.3 Display
0.1.1 Shop Tones 0.3.1 Shop Wallpapers
0.1.2 Ringtone 0.3.2 Wallpapers
0.1.3 Message Tone 0.3.3 Fonts
0.1.4 Alert Tone 0.3.4 Clocks & Calendar
0.1.5 Keypad Tones 0.3.5 Brightness
0.1.6 Multimedia 0.3.6 Backlight Timer
0.1.7 Call 0.3.7 Color Schemes
0.2 Phone Settings 0.3.8 Menu Styles
0.2.1 Date & Time 0.4 Call
0.2.2 Languages 0.4.1 Call Forwarding
0.2.3 Set Hotkeys 0.4.2 Send My Number
0.2.4 Flight Mode 0.4.3 Auto Redial
0.2.5 Security 0.4.4 Answer Mode
0.2.6 Reset Settings 0.4.5 Senior Mode
0.4.6 Minute Minder
0.4.7 Call Waiting
0.4.8 Call Reject
0.4.9 Send DTMF Tones
0.4.* Time & Cost
0.4.# Noise Cancelation
0. Settings (continued) 0. Settings (continued)
0.5 Connection 0.8 Software Update
0.5.1 Bluetooth 0.8.1 Check for Update
0.5.2 USB Connection 0.8.2 Continue Update
0.5.3 Internet Profiles 0.9 Phone Info.
0.5.4 Access Points
0.6 Memory #. myAT&T
0.6.1 Used Space
0.6.2 Set Default Storage
0.7.3 Voice Command
Contact List Note
This menu allows you to save and manage This indicator is displayed during the AAB
contact address information. The Contact List’s
functions allow you to add a new address or
search saved contact addresses by name.
To access Contact List, from the standby
ICE - Emergency Contacts
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu, This menu allows you to make a contacts list
AT&T Address Book, and Contact to call or text, in case or emergency.
List. To access ICE-Emergency Contacts, from the
standby screen, press the Right Soft Key
AT&T Address Book Native Sync Menu, AT&T Address Book, and
(AAB) ICE-Emergency Contacts.
AT&T Address Book Native Sync (AAB) is a
service application for the synchronization of
phone contact list information with the AAB
server. When you turn on the phone or change
your SIM card, the AAB application is displayed
after entering the Address Book.
After checking the membership identification
for this service, you can find the menu for
the synchronization with the AAB server, from
the standby screen, by pressing the Right
Soft Key Menu, AT&T Address
Book, Contact List, Left Soft Key
Options, My Settings, and AT&T
New Contact Speed Dial
This menu allows you to add a new contact to This menu allows you to assign a frequently-
the Contact List. You can enter contact address called contact to the Speed Dial List. You can
information including name, phone numbers, select a number from 2 to 9 as a speed dial.
email addresses, group information items, To access Speed Dial, from the standby screen,
memos, ring tones, and a contact Picture ID. press the Right Soft Key Menu,
To access New Contact, from the standby AT&T Address Book, and Speed Dial.
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
AT&T Address Book, and New
Contact. SIM Management
This menu allows you to copy information from
your SIM card to your handset and vice versa.
Caller Groups If a name is duplicated during the copying
This menu allows you to manage group operation, the information is also duplicated.
information. You can also configure a ring tone You can also delete information from the SIM
for a group so that the group ring tone sounds card.
when a call from a specific contact address To access SIM Management, from the standby
within that group is received and there is no screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
ring tone configured for the specific contact AT&T Address Book, and SIM
To access Caller Groups, from the standby
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
AT&T Address Book, and Caller
You can view the list of Service Dialing
Numbers (SDN) assigned by your network
provider. Such numbers could include the
emergency services, directory assistance and
voice mail numbers.
To access Service Dial Numbers, from the
standby screen, press the Right Soft Key
Menu, AT&T Address Book, and
My contact info
This displays your own contact information. You
can edit and create up to 4 Business Cards.
To access My Contact Info, from the standby
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
AT&T Address Book, and My
Allows you to view software the software
version and last update for Address Book.
To access About, from the standby screen,
press the Right Soft Key Menu,
AT&T Address Book, and About.
This menu includes functions related to SMS Using Insert
(Short Message Service), MMS (Multimedia While entering text, press the Right Soft Key
Message Service), Voicemail as well as the Insert.
network’s service messages.
Symbol: You can insert various symbols
into your message. Pressing the Left Soft
Create Message Key and Right Soft Key scrolls
through the pages.
1. From the standby screen, press the Right
Soft Key Menu. Picture: You can select a picture to insert
by using the Navigation Keys. You can
2. Press Messaging.
preview the selected picture by pressing the
3. Press Create Message. Right Soft Key View.
OR Audio: You can insert an audio file from
You can simply press the Up Navigation Key your saved audio files.
from the standby screen. Video: You can insert a video clip from your
Note saved video clips.
If you insert a Picture, Audio, or Video file while Take New Picture: You can take and
writing a multimedia message, the file loading insert a picture in your message.
time will take about 5 seconds. You will not be
Record New Audio: You can record a new
able to activate any key during the file loading
time. When the file loading is complete, you will audio clip by pressing Record. Press
be able to write a multimedia message. the Left Soft Key Options before you
begin recording to set the options below.
Editing a message Quality: Set the audio’s quality to Fine,
Normal, or Economy.
The following options are available when
editing a message. Select Default Storage: You can assign
the default storage to Phone or Memory
After recording a new audio clip, you can Note
delete it by pressing the Left Soft Key vCard, vCalendar, vNote and vTask are created by
Discard. the Address Book, Calendar, Notepad, and Tasks
Record New Video: You can record a
new video by pressing . When finished
recording, press Insert. Using Options
Slide: Allows you to add a new slide. While entering text, press the Left Soft Key
Text: Allows you to easily insert frequently Text Entry Mode: Sets the text input mode.
used sentences in the text message. For more details, refer to Entering Text
Multimedia: You can easily insert
previously saved Multimedia templates. Text Entry Settings:
To create a multimedia template, press - Language: Allows you to set the text
the Right Soft Key Menu > entry language to English, Spanish,
Messaging > Message Settings French, or Korean.
> Multimedia Message > - T9 Word Candidate List: Displays the
Multimedia Templates > New. word candidates as you type.
Signature: Allows you to insert your own - T9 Next Word Prediction: Allows the
created signature. For further details, see phone to predict the next word when
page 36. typing in T9 mode.
More: Allows you to insert vCard, - T9 Dictionary: Allows you to add, delete,
vCalendar, vNote, vTask or Contact. reset, and modify words.
Save to Drafts: Saves the message to - Save to Drafts: Saves the selected
Drafts. message to Drafts.
Cancel Message: Allows you to exit the text - Text Entry Mode: Allows you to change
input mode without saving your message. the text entry mode.
- Text Entry Settings: Allows you to
Sending a Message
set the options for Language, T9 Word
After completing a message, press Send Candidate List, T9 Next Word Prediction,
To to select a recipient. and T9 Dictionary.
Enter the recipient(s). For more options, press - Cancel Message: Allows you to cancel
the Left Soft Key Options. In this the message.
menu, you can choose from the following
- Enter Number: Allows you to enter the
phone number using the keypad.
- Enter Email: Allows you to enter an email
address instead of a phone number.
- Insert Symbol: Allows you to enter symbols.
- Caller Groups: Displays Contacts Groups.
- Recent Messages: Choose a Contact
from Recent Messages.
- Recent Calls: Choose a Contact from
- Delivery Options: Allows you to set the
options for Add Cc and Add Bcc.
Inbox Copy to Phone/Copy to SIM: You can
copy the message to the Phone or SIM
You will be alerted when you receive a
depending on where the text message is
message. New messages are stored in the
Inbox. In the Inbox, you can identify each
message by icons. If you are notified that Move to SIM/Move To Phone: You can
you have received a multimedia message, move the message to the Phone or SIM
you can download the whole multimedia depending on where the text message is
message by selecting it in the Inbox menu. stored.
To reach the Inbox, from the standby screen, Select Multiple: You can select multiple
press the Right Soft Key Menu > messages.
Messaging > Inbox.
Sort By: You can sort all messages by
The following options are available in the Date, From, Read/Unread or Subject.
Inbox and vary depending on the View mode
Message Details: You can view the
set (Conversation or Standard). Press the Left
following information about received
Soft Key Options to access the available
messages: Type, Subject, From, and Time.
Delete All Read Msg: You can delete all
Add to Address Book: You can save the
sender’s phone number in the Contact List.
Delete: You can delete the selected
Forward: You can forward the selected Allows you to view and edit the messages
message to another person. saved as drafts. To access drafts, from the
Standard View/Conversation View: standby screen, press the Right Soft Key
Switches the Inbox view mode to Standard Menu, Messaging, and Drafts.
view or Conversation View. The following options are available for the
Select Multiple: Allows you to select Delete: Deletes the selected message.
multiple messages to delete. Edit: Allows you to edit the selected
Message Details: Allows you to view the message.
details of the message. Select Multiple: Allows you to select
multiple messages to delete.
Outbox Sort By: You can sort all messages by
Date or To.
Outbox is the storage place for recently
sent messages. When you press the Send Message Details: Allows you to view the
Key , you can call the recipient of the details of the message.
If the message is not sent from the Outbox, Voicemail
you will receive a sound alert along with a
Message Sending Failure notice on the screen. This menu provides you with a quick way of
Another attempt will be made to send the accessing your voice mailbox (if provided by
failed message and after two unsuccessful your network).
attempts, the message will no longer be sent A shortcut for checking your voicemail is
automatically. In order to send the message available. To quickly check your voicemail when
that has failed, you must press the Right Soft in standby mode, press and hold .
Key Resend to resend the message.
To access the Outbox, from the standby Please check with your network service provider
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu, for details of their service in order to configure
Messaging, and Outbox. the handset accordingly.
The following options are available for the
View Status: Shows the status of each
Message Settings The following options are available:
To access and configure your Message Text Templates: Predefined messages that
Settings, from the standby screen, press the can quickly be sent. Press the Left Soft
Right Soft Key Menu, Messaging, Key Options to access the following
and Message Settings. available options:
Send: Allows you to send the selected
Message Alert template via Message.
Allows you to set the Sounds, Volume, Alert Delete: Allows you to delete the selected
Type, and Alert Interval. template message.
Edit: Allows you to edit the selected
Save To template message.
Allows you to choose whether to save to the Delete All: Deletes all messages in the
SIM Card or the Phone. folder.
Cancel: Returns to Text Message menu.
Msg Center No.: Allows you to view and edit
Allows you to create, edit, and delete your
the phone number for the Message Center.
signature, which can be configured to be sent
Do not edit unless instructed to do so by your
out with your outgoing messages.
Text Message Email Gateway: Allows you to view and
edit the Email Gateway. Do not edit unless
Allows you to set preferences for text
instructed to do so by your service provider.
Insert Signature: Allows you to insert your
signature in outgoing messages.
Multimedia Message Validity Period: This network service
allows you to decide how long your
Allows you to set your preferences for
multimedia messages will be stored at the
The following options are available:
Multimedia Templates: Allows you to
Download Without Ask: Allows
add, edit, and delete multimedia templates.
Multimedia Messages to be downloaded
Press the Left Soft Key Options to
access the following available options:
Ask Always: You are prompted to
Send: Allows you to send the selected
download when a Multimedia Message is
message via Multimedia Message.
Delete: Allows you to delete the selected
Discard: Enabling this option will block
incoming Multimedia Messages from
Edit: Allows you to edit the selected being received.
Message Center: Allows you to view and
Rename: Allows you to rename the edit the phone number for the Message
selected template message. Center. Do not edit unless instructed to do
Delete All: Allows you to delete all the so by your service provider.
messages at one time.
This menu allows you to set the Voicemail
Center Number if this feature is supported by
AT&T. Please check with AT&T for details of
their service in order to configure the handset
Allows you to configure your settings to
determine if you would like to receive service
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To access YPmobile, from the standby screen,
press the Right Soft Key Menu and
Mobile Web is one of the services provided by Using the Browser
AT&T and it gives you access to all the cool
Once you are connected to the Internet, the
things you can do with your wireless phone.
following menu options are available when you
Note press the Left Soft Key Options:
Check the availability of services, pricing, and Home: Directs you to the homepage.
tariffs with your network operator and/or the
service provider whose service you wish to use. Go to URL: Allows you to enter a URL.
Service providers will also give you instructions Go to Search: Allows you to quickly search
on how to use their services. the web using Yahoo! Search.
Please contact your service provider to open an History: Allows you to view your history of
recently viewed web sites.
Go to Bookmarks: You can add or save
Launch the Browser the current page to Booksmarks or view the
To launch the browser from the standby list saved under Booksmarks.
screen, press . You can also press the Reload: Allows you to reload the current
Right Soft Key Menu and Mobile web page so that you can view the newest
Once connected, the homepage is displayed. Find in Page: Allows you to search for text
To exit the browser at any time, press the End/ in the current web page.
Power Key . Settings: Allows you to set options for web
pages, appearance, and network.
Help: Connects you to AT&T’s Help web page.
Exit: Exits the browser.
Menus for the Browser
You can surf the Internet using either the
phone keys or the Browser menu.
Using the Navigation Keys
When surfing the Internet, the Navigation Keys
function similarly from when the phone is on
To access AppCenter, from the standby screen, Bundles
press the Right Soft Key Menu and This option connects you to AT&T’s Bundles
then AppCenter. download site where you can download
Applications bundles that include multiple ringtones,
This menu option connects to AT&T’s ringback tones, and wallpapers.
Application download site. It allows users Special Offers & Promotions
to download the various applications by This option connects you to AT&T’s current
connecting to the Internet. special offers and promotions page.
This menu option connects to AT&T’s Ringtone Additional charges may incur when downloading
download site. It allows users to download any types of multimedia. Contact AT&T for
various ringtones by connecting to the Internet. additional information.
Just For You
This menu option connects you to AT&T’s
recommendations for downloads.
This option connects you to AT&T’s Ringback
Tones download site. When your friends and
family call you, your ringback tone will be
played instead of the traditional ringer tone.
This menu option connects you to AT&T’s
Wallpapers download site where you
can download hundreds of wallpapers to
personalize your phone.
The AT&T Navigator application on your device A Search feature that allows you to find
uses GPS position determination technology businesses or points of interest near your
and access to your carrier’s data network to current location, an airport, a waypoint, or
provide you with driving directions and a host any other entered address. You can read
of other services, including: ratings and reviews for businesses and
GPS navigation that gives you turn-by-turn easily call the business that you have found
directions to any destination address in to check on the availability of an item or to
the continental United States. If you miss make a reservation. You can navigate to the
a turn or get off-track, AT&T Navigator business location now or save the address
will calculate a new route for you. You can for later use.
enter a destination address by using AT&T Maps of the area around your current
Navigator’s automatic voice recognition location, around a marked waypoint, or
system or by typing on the device’s keypad. around an address that you had previously
Audio and visual traffic alerts while driving entered. You can pan the map (adjust left,
or viewing maps, as well as traffic re- right, up, or down) and zoom in or out.
routing capabilities to minimize delays on You can also mark a point under the cursor
your trip. as a waypoint.
A compass-like indicator presenting your
direction of travel, location, and speed.
► The ability to personalize your application Note
preferences by selecting U.S. customary ► In order to improve GPS antenna sensitivity,
or metric distance units, the language for do not cover the GPS antenna area of the
audible guidance, and more. device.
You can also use many of AT&T Navigator’s ► Your GPS antenna sensitivity might be
features on the TeleNav website, such as weakened if you are in a high rise building,
getting driving directions (Route Planning) and underground, or location surrounded by metal
using the Search function to find businesses, or concrete.
churches, schools, and government offices. You ► Use near the window indoors for better GPS
can also use the TeleNav website to add an antenna sensitivity.
address to your My Favorites list, manage your ► For battery durability, please use a vehicle
My Favorites and Recent Places lists, and shop power adapter in your car.
at the TeleNav Store. ► It could take 2~3 minutes to get your GPS
To access AT&T GPS, from the standby screen, position depending on the condition of the
press the Right Soft Key Menu and environment or network.
then AT&T Navigator.
Locate your family members with AT&T
Get peace of mind by knowing where your
family members are. By subscribing to AT&T
FamilyMap, you can conveniently locate your
family member’s wireless phone on a map
using your phone or PC.
To access AT&T FamilyMap, from the standby
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu
and then AT&T FamilyMap.
Social Net allows you to stay connected to
friends, family, and coworkers via Facebook,
MySpace, and Twitter. It also keeps you
up-to-date on the latest news, sports, and
To access Social Net, from the standby screen,
press the Right Soft Key Menu and
then Social Net.
The application allows the you to listen to
dozens of channels of digital radio on your
mobile phone. Get unlimited access to
commercial-free music, the latest Hip Hop,
R&B, Rock, Jazz , Country anywhere you go.
To access AT&T Radio, from the standby
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu
and then AT&T Radio.
To access Audio, from the standby screen, To access Video, from the standby screen,
press the Right Soft Key Menu, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
My Stuff, and Audio. My Stuff, and Video.
Shop Tones: This menu option connects to Record Video: Launches the camcorder so
AT&T’s Ringtones download site. that you can record a new video.
Answer Tones: This menu option connects The video files saved on your phone and
to AT&T’s Answer Tones download site. memory card (if inserted) are displayed.
Record Voice: Allows you to record voice Note
notes. DRM sometimes restricts some functions, such
Saved audio files are displayed in the list. as send and edit.
Pictures AT&T GPS
To access Pictures, from the standby screen, This menu allows you to access various GPS-
press the Right Soft Key Menu, based applications.
My Stuff, and Pictures.
To access AT&T GPS,from the standby screen,
Shop Wallpapers: Connects to AT&T’s press the Right Soft Key Menu,
Wallpapers download site. My Stuff, and AT&T GPS. Then select
Take Picture: Launches the camera so any of the following available options.
that you can take a new picture. AT&T Navigator
The picture files saved on your phone and Shop GPS
memory card (if inserted) are displayed.
AllSport GPS Tip!
Maps The music player plays formats such as MP3,
AAC, AAC+, and WMA.
AT&T Music Note
You can access AT&T Music by pressing the Copyrights of music files may be protected by
Right Soft Key Menu, My Stuff, copyright and intellectual property laws. Please
AT&T Music, and Music Player. ensure that you adhere to the applicable Terms
of Use of materials laws prior to downloading or
To play songs from or transfer songs to SD card,
All Songs: Allows you to view all the songs the SD card should have some empty space.
in your music library.
Up to 512MB card: Require 3MB empty space
Playlists: Allows you to create your own
Up to 4GB card: Require 6MB empty space
Up to 16GB card: Require 20MB empty space
Artists: Shows the list of artists of all the (Up to 1000 songs)
songs in your music library and shows all
the songs by a chosen artist.
Albums: Shows the list of albums of all the
songs in your music library and shows all
the songs on a chosen album.
Genres: Shows the list of genres of all the
songs in your music library and shows all
songs of a specific genre.
Shuffle Songs: Allows you to play all the
songs in your music library in random order.
Playing Music Note
Files under 300kb are stored as ringtone files.
To listen to music that you have transferred
to your phone, follow these quick easy steps:
1. Press the Right Soft Key Menu to
Adding Music To Your Handset
open the Main Menu. Music files can be added to your handset by
using one or more of the following methods:
2. Press My Stuff and AT&T
AT&T network directly to your device via the
3. Press Music Player to view your
Shop Music link in the AT&T Music menu or
options. You can select from Now Playing,
the Shop Tones link in the Audio menu.
All Songs, Playlists, Artists, Albums and
Genres to select your Music or you can
just select Shuffle Songs to shuffle your your PC via Windows Media® Player and/or
collection. Windows Explorer.
Play/Pause after highlighting a
song. While playing, press the up or down services, such as Napster or eMusic.
Navigation Keys to change the volume and
the left or right Navigation Keys to go to Purchasing and downloading Music
the previous or next song. directly to your Device
Right Soft 1. Press the Right Soft Key Menu to
Key Minimize to minimize the music open the Main Menu.
player and access other phone functions 2. Press My Stuff and AT&T
while music is playing. Music.
3. Press Shop Music.
4. Navigate the Shop Music page to
download today’s hottest music, ringtones,
and other personalized content directly to Note
your phone. This device is not compatible with iTunes and/or
Some sites are data intensive (i.e. previews via
streaming) so it is recommended that you be Transferring Music from the Digital
enrolled in an unlimited data plan before using Music Service (such as Napster or
these services to avoid per-use data charges. eMusic)
Additional charges may apply when downloading 1. Using your computer, open your preferred
music, ringtones etc. PC music management client.
2. Download the selected song to your library.
Transferring Music using your PC
3. Make sure the microSD™ card is inserted
Before You Get Started properly into the handset.
To transfer music from your PC to your device, 4. Use the USB cable to connect the handset
you will need the following: to the PC.
Player 10 (or above) or 5. When the USB Connection menu is
other digital music management software, displayed, select Music Sync.
such as Napster or eMusic. 6. Once the USB connection has been
established, the handset displays “Do
MP3, .AAC, AAC+ or WMA not disconnect during transfer”. The PC
screen will display a pop-up message
announcing the detection of the LG-A340
(supports up to 16GB cards)
device. If the detection does not occur, the
USB connection settings may need to be
* microSD™ card and USB data cable sold changed. For more information, go to the
separately; go to att.com/wireless for details. Changing USB Connection Settings
section on page 53.
7. Follow the music service instructions to Note
transfer music to your handset. If you have a USB hub, connect the handset
directly to your computer rather than through
Note the hub. If the target computer does not detect
If you have a USB hub, connect the handset the newly connected handset or provide an MTP
directly to your computer rather than through Player dialog window on the PC screen, or if the
the hub. detection does not occur, skip to Changing
USB Connection Settings section on page
Transferring Music using Windows 53.
5. From within the Windows Media® Player
1. Open Windows Media® Player on your application, click on the Sync tab.
computer (version 10.0 or higher).
6. Choose the destination location for the
2. Use the USB adapter cable to connect the media files. The LG-A340 Music Sync Player
handset to the PC. appears on the right side of the screen.
3. When the USB Connection menu is 7. Drag the songs you wish to synchronize to
displayed, select Music Sync. your LG-A340 to the Sync List column on
4. Once the USB connection has been the right side of the screen.
established, the handset displays “Do not 8. Click the Start Sync button at the lower
disconnect during transfer”. The PC screen right corner of the application to download
will display a pop-up message announcing the selected songs to your handset. Do not
the detection of the LG-A340 device. unplug the handset during this process.
9. Once synchronization is complete, it will
be safe to unplug the USB connector from
Drag and Drop Music Using LG-A340 As Note
A Mass Storage Device If the target computer does not detect the newly
1. Insert a microSD™ memory card into the connected handset as Mass Storage, skip to
phone and make sure it is powered on. the Changing USB Connection Settings
2. Connect the device to a PC using a
LG-A340 USB data cable.
Changing USB Connection Settings
3. When the USB Connection menu is
displayed, select Mass Storage. 1. From the standby screen, press the Right
Soft Key Menu.
4. Access My Computer on the PC.
2. Press Settings.
5. Locate the phone and double-click it to
open. 3. Press Connection.
4. Press USB Connection.
The PC will automatically assign a drive letter. 5. Use the Up or Down Navigation Keys to
highlight Music Sync (if using Windows
6. Browse the files in a new window for Media® Player or other Digital Music
desired music files. Services) or Mass Storage (if you are
going to drag or drop files) and press
7. Drag and drop the desired music content
from the PC window to the “Removable
Disk” window. 6. Reconnect the device to a PC.
8. Disconnect the device from the cable.
9. Access the Music Player on the phone.
Deleting Music Files Tools
When you have transferred files with the Music
Sync feature and you want to delete them from Voice Command
your phone, you should connect the phone Voice Command is the function whereby your
to your PC and delete using the method with phone’s voice recognition engine identifies the
which you first added the music. The following voice of the user and carries out the requested
are the four options available to delete Music commands. When the user operates the Voice
from your Phone: Command function, there are five possible
A. Delete a file using Mass Storage, but not commands, Call <Name or Number>, Listen
using Music Sync function. Voicemail, Missed Calls, Messages, and Time &
B. Delete a file by directly inserting the Date. To activate the Voice Command function,
microSD™ external memory onto the PC. hold down the Clear/Back Key while
the phone is in standby mode or press the
C. Delete a file using the delete function on Right Soft Key Menu, My Stuff,
the phone. Tools, and Voice Command.
D. Delete the files by using the Master Clear 1. Call <Name or Number>: This function
option on your Memory Card. is activated only when the user says the
Note command “Call” followed by the name
Be aware that all of the existing data will be stored in the address book or say the
erased on microSD™ card if you use the Master phone number. Please note that interfering
Clear option. noise might cause a problem displaying
Access the Master Clear function in the
candidates. Additionally, the user has the
Settings menu (see page 69). option to select a number type at the end,
such as “mobile”, “home”, or “work”.
2. Listen Voicemail: This command is Voice Command Options
activated when the user says “Listen When the Voice Command option is activated,
Voicemail”. The user will then be you can press the Left Soft Key Options
automatically connected to voicemail. for the following options:
3. Missed Calls: This command is activated
when the user says the words “Missed
Calls”. The mobile phone presents the - Speed: Voice Command is abbreviated.
missed call list.
- Normal: Voice Command is played
normally with prompts.
- Yes: Make the phone call.
- No: Moves to the next result.
- Cancel: Go back to the main Voice - 1 Match: The most likely match will be
Command menu. displayed when finding a number from the
- Exit: Terminate Voice Command.
- 4 Matches: The four most likely matched
- Next: Moves to the next result.
names will be displayed when finding a
4. Messages: This command is activated name from the address book.
when the user says “Messages”. The phone
displays details of unread text or multimedia
- High: Operation and performance of
5. Time & Date: This command is activated the voice recognition engine is rarely
when the user says “Time & Date”. The affected by the user’s voice command and
phone displays the current local time and surrounding sound.
- Medium: Operation of the voice
recognition engine is normally affected by
user’s voice command and surrounding
- Low: Operation of the voice recognition Recent Calls
engine is strongly affected by user’s voice
This menu displays recent calls categorized by
command and surrounding sound.
tab as All, Missed, Dialed, and Received.
To access Recent Calls, from the standby
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
- Automatic On: When this option is
My Stuff, Tools, and Recent
selected, the speakerphone is turned on
and the sound is loud enough so you can
hear the output when the phone is away
from the ear, at a distance
The alarm function allows you to set up
- Off: When this option is selected, the
multiple separate alarms. You can also set the
speakerphone is turned off and the sound
time, repetition interval, and alarm tone.
is quieter and cannot be heard when the
phone is away from the ear, at a distance To access Alarm Clock, from the standby
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
My Stuff, Tools, and Alarm
- Ring Only: The phone rings repeatedly Clock.
during an incoming call. If there is no alarm setting, press the Left Soft
- Ring After Name: The phone announces Key New to add a new alarm.
the name or number of the incoming call,
then rings repeatedly.
- Name Repeat: The phone announces an
incoming call by repeating the name or
number of the caller.
Alarm Options Calendar
Time: Input your desired alarm time by When you enter this menu, a calendar will
specifying the hour and minutes. You can be displayed. The red square cursor is used
also choose a predefined amount of time to locate a particular day. The bottom bar on
(15 Minutes Later, 30 Minutes Later, 45 the calendar indicates saved schedules (if
Minutes Later, 1 Hour Later, Off). any) for that day. This function helps you keep
Repeat: Select the desired repeat mode track of your schedule. The phone can sound
(Once, Daily, Mon ~ Fri, Sat ~ Sun, Except an alarm tone if it has been set for a specific
Holiday, Select Weekday). schedule item.
Alarm Tone: Press List to access the The chart below shows the keys that can be
list of available Alarm Tones. used to navigate the Calendar:
Volume: Select the desired volume level Key Description
using the up/down Navigation Keys or press
List and then the number keys ( / Weekly
to ). Then press Set. / Daily
Type: Select the desired alert type from / Annually
Ring, Vibrate, Ring & Vibrate, and
Vibrate after Ring. / Monthly
Memo: Set an alarm name. To access Calendar, from the standby screen,
Snooze Interval: Select the desired press the Right Soft Key Menu,
interval level. Choose from 5 Minutes, 15 My Stuff, Tools, and Calendar.
Minutes, 30 Minutes, 45 Minutes, 1 The following options are available when a
Hour, or Off. Calendar event is selected from the Calendar.
Press the Left Soft Key Save to save Search: Allows you to search the saved
your new Alarm. schedule(s).
Delete: Allows you to delete the selected 1. Press the Left Soft Key New to
schedule. create a new memo.
Send Schedule Via: Sends the selected 2. Input the memo and press Save to
schedule by Text Message, Multimedia save.
Message, or Bluetooth.
Set Holiday: Allows you to set specific Calculator
dates to display as Holidays on your The Calculator function allows you to calculate
calendar. simple mathematical equations.
Selective Delete: Allows you to delete Old To access Calculator, from the standby screen,
Schedules or All Schedules selectively. press the Right Soft Key Menu,
View All: Allows you to view all saved My Stuff, Tools, and Calculator.
Go to Date: Allows you to jump to a World Clock
specific date. The World clock function provides time
Select Multiple: Allows you to select information for major cities worldwide.
multiple schedules in the same day to To access World Clock, from the standby
delete or send to another person. screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
My Stuff, Tools, and World
You can create up to a maximum of 30 1. You will be asked to enter the name of your
memos. current city. Enter the name, then press the
Right Soft Key Save.
To access Notepad, from the standby screen,
press the Right Soft Key Menu, 2. To view the time in another city, press the
My Stuff, Tools, and Notepad. Right Soft Key New, find the city, and
set the Daylight Savings Time.
3. Press the Right Soft Key Save to Selective Delete: Allows you to delete All
save the new city. Completed/All Past Tasks selectively.
You will then see the new city’s time and date Send Task Via: Enables the selected task
information. to be sent via Text Message, Multimedia
Message, or Bluetooth.
Tasks Select Multiple: Allows you to select
This feature allows you to save and manage multiple Tasks.
a task. View Calendar: Allows you to view the
To access Tasks, from the standby screen, Calendar.
press the Right Soft Key Menu,
My Stuff, Tools, and Tasks. Stopwatch
1. To add a new task item, press the Left Soft This menu allows you to record the elapsed
Key New. time of an event. The duration of an individual
lap time (up to 20 laps) and the total time can
2. Input the Due Date, Note, Priority, and
also be displayed.
Status information for the new Task.
To access Stopwatch, from the standby screen,
3. Press the Left Soft Key Save to save
press the Right Soft Key Menu,
the Task item.
My Stuff, Tools, and Stopwatch.
The following options are available in the
1. To start timing, press Start. The
Mark ‘Complete’: Allows you to change
running time is displayed as HH.MM.SS.hh
the status of the selected task as
(hours, minutes, seconds, hundredths of
Edit: Allows you to edit a saved task.
2. During the timing, you can record an
Delete: Deletes the selected task. individual lap time by pressing the Right
Soft Key Lap. Up to 20 lap times
can be recorded.
3. You can stop or restart timing by pressing Unit Converter
This function allows you to convert units of
4. To reset the stop watch, press the Right measurement.
Soft Key Reset after stopping
There are 7 types of units that can be
converted: Currency, Area, Length, Weight,
Saved Times: Allows you to see a list of Temperature, Volume and Velocity.
the saved recorded times.
To access Unit Converter, from the standby
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
Tip Calculator My Stuff, Tools, and Unit
This feature allows you to quickly and easily Converter.
calculate the tip amount based on the total bill
as well as the split of the total bill based on the Note
number of people. You can input a decimal by pressing .
To access Tip Calculator, from the standby
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
My Stuff, Tools, and Tip Applications & Games
Calculator. To access Applications & Games, from the
standby screen, press the Right Soft Key
Menu, My Stuff, and Applications
Shop Applications: This menu option
connects to AT&T’s Applications download
Shop Games: This menu option connects
to AT&T’s Games download site.
Downloaded games and applications are Take Photo
displayed in the list.
Using the camera in your phone, you can take
Note pictures of people or events while on the move.
The JAR file is a compressed format of the Java Additionally, you can send photos to other
program and the JAD file is a description file people in a picture message.
that includes all detailed information. From the The following options will appear (as icons) at
network, prior to download, you can view all
the bottom of the screen.
detailed file descriptions from the JAD file.
Album: Allows you to see saved image and
Warning video files.
Only J2ME (Java 2 Micro Edition) based Video: Allows you to switch to Camcorder
programs will run on a phone. mode.
J2SE (Java 2 Standard Edition) based programs Capture: Allows you to capture the image.
will only run on a PC.
Zoom: Allows you to set the zoom level.
Brightness: Allows you to adjust the
Camera & Recordings brightness level.
To access Camera & Recordings, from the The Left Soft Key Settings will bring up
standby screen, press the Right Soft Key the following options:
Menu, My Stuff, and Camera
& Recordings. Preview Tab
Image Size: The resolution of the image
can be captured in 1280*960, 640*480,
Color Effects: Allows you to choose from
Off, Mono, Sepia, or Negative.
White Balance: Set the White Balance Resolution Zoom scale
as Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Illuminate, or
1280*690 Not Available
640*480 Level 1 ~ Level 10
Night Mode: Allows you to set Night Mode 320*240 Level 1 ~ Level 10
to On or Off.
Timer: Timer can be set to Off, 3 Seconds,
5 Seconds, or 10 Seconds.
Allows you to record a video clip with your
Image Quality: The quality of the captured
phone. Before starting to record, press the
image can be set to Super Fine, Fine, or
Left Soft Key Settings to configure
Others Tab The following options will appear (as icons) at
the bottom of the screen.
Save to: Allows you to save your pictures
to the Phone Memory or Memory Card. Album: Allows you to see saved image and
Shutter Tones: Allows you to set the
Shutter Tone to Tone 1, Tone 2, Tone 3, Photo: Allows you to switch to the Camera
or Off. function so you to take a picture.
Reset Settings: Allows you to set the Rec: Allows you to begin recording the
Camera to the default settings. video.
Zoom: Allows you to set the zoom level.
Brightness: Allows you to adjust the
In Take Photo mode, you can Zoom in/out brightness level.
by using the up/down Volume Keys. The
maximum zoom scale depends on the resolution The Left Soft Key Settings will bring up
as follows. the following options:
Preview Tab Note
Video Size: Allows you to select a video In Video Record mode, you can adjust the zoom
size between 320*240 or 176*144. scale by using the up/down Volume Keys. The
maximum zoom scale depends on the resolution
Color Effects: Allows you to choose from as follows.
Off, Mono, Sepia, or Negative.
Resolution Zoom scale
White Balance: Set the White Balance
320*240 Level 1~Level 10
as Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Illuminate, or
176*144 Level 1~Level 10
Video Quality: Allows you to set video
quality to Super Fine, Fine, or Normal. Camera Album
Duration: Set the recording duration to Allows you to view the pictures and videos
General Mode or MMS Video Mode. that are captured with the camera. When a
file is highlighted, the following options are
Others Tab available when you press the Left Soft Key
Save to: Allows you to save your pictures Options:
to the Phone Memory or Memory Card. For image file:
Recording Tones: Allows you set Use As/Send Via/Print Via Bluetooth/
Recording Tones to On or Off. Delete/Rename/Select Multiple/File
Reset Settings: Allows you to set the Information
Camcorder to the default settings. For video file:
Send Via/Delete/Rename/Select Multiple/
Record Voice The following options are available when you
press the Left Soft Key Options:
Allows you to record an audio clip to your
phone. The recorded audio file is saved Send Via: Send the selected file via
automatically in the Audio menu. Message or Bluetooth.
The following options are available when you Delete: Allows you to delete the selected
press the Left Soft Key Options: file.
Record Mode: Sets the recording mode to Move: Allows you to move the selected file
either MMS Mode or General Mode. to another folder.
Quality: Allows you to set the quality of an Copy: Allows you to copy the selected file
audio clip. You can set it to Fine, Normal, to another folder.
or Economy Rename: Allows you to edit the name of
Set Default Storage: You can set the the selected file.
default storage of the recorded audio to the Select Multiple: Allows you to select
Phone Memory or the Memory Card. multiple files at once to perform various
Pressing the Right Soft Key Gallery will functions.
take you to the Audio gallery. Sort By: Allows you to sort the files by
Name, Date, and Type.
Other Files File Information: Allows you to view
information about the selected file or used
When you receive files of an undefined format memory space on your phone or memory
(such as .vcs, .vcf, etc.) via email, the files are card.
saved in this folder.
To access Other Files, from the standby screen,
press the Right Soft Key Menu,
My Stuff, and Other Files.
This function allows you to view the content in
your internal phone memory and the external
To access File Manager, from the standby
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
My Stuff, and File Manager.
Audio & Ringtones Message Tone
This menu allows you to configure the audio Sounds: Allows you to set a sound as your
and ringtone settings for your phone. message tone.
To access Audio & Ringtones, from the standby Volume: Allows you to control your
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu, Message Tone volume.
Settings, and Audio & Ringtones.
Alert Type: Supports 4 message alert
types: Silent, Vibrate, Ring Only, and Ring
Shop Tones & Vibrate.
Connects to the AT&T Ringtones download site.
Alert Interval: Allows you to set the
interval alert to Once, Every 2 min, Every 5
Ringtone min, Every 10 min, or Every 15 min.
Sounds: Allows you to set a sound as the
ringtone for your phone. Alert Tone
Volume: Allows you to control your Sounds: Allows you to select a set of alert
Ringtone volume. tones. Supports 2 alert tone types: Alert
Alert Type: Supports 3 ring alert types: Tone 1 and Alert Tone 2.
Ring, Ring and Vibration, and Ring after Volume: This menu allows you to control
Vibration. your Alert Tone volume.
Increasing Ringtone: Allows you to Alert Type: You can select to turn Alert
enable or disable the Increasing Ringtone Tones to Ring or Silent.
function, which is played when you receive
an incoming call.
Full length music tracks cannot be set as either
ringtones or message tones.
Keypad Tone Phone Settings
This menu option allows you to select a tone This menu allows you to configure the Phone
that the phone sounds when a key is pressed Settings. To access Phone Settings, from the
on the dialpad. You can select an option from standby screen, press the Right Soft Key
Beep and Voice and set the volume. Menu, Settings, and Phone
This menu allows you to control your Date & Time
Multimedia volume. Set Date: This allows you to enter the
day, month, and year. You can set to Auto
Call Update with the Auto Update menu.
This menu allows you to control your Call Date Format:
volume. ddd, MMM DD (day, month date)
Set Time: This allows you to enter the
current time. You can choose the time
format via the Time Format menu option.
Time Format: Allows you to choose the
time format between 12 Hours and 24
Auto Update: Allows you to set the phone
to automatically update the time and date
according to the current local time zone.
Allows you to change the language for the Various codes and passwords are used to
display text on your phone. This change will protect the features and settings of your phone.
also affect the Language Input mode. Phone Lock: You can use a security code
to avoid unauthorized use of the phone.
Set Hotkeys If you set the Phone Lock to When Power
Allows you to change the preferences on the On, the phone will request a security
Hotkeys that are currently assigned for your code whenever you switch the phone
Navigation Keys (when in standby mode). on. If you set the Phone Lock to When
SIM Changed, your phone will request a
Flight Mode security code only when you change your
SIM Card. If you set the Phone Lock to
This allows you to only use the phone’s
Lock Phone Now, your phone will lock
features that do not require the use of the
wireless network when you are in an airplane
or in places where the wireless network is PIN Request: When the PIN Request
prohibited. If you set the flight mode on, the feature is turned on, you must enter your
flight mode icon will be displayed on the PIN each time you switch the phone on.
screen instead of the network signal icon. Consequently, any person who does not
have your PIN cannot use your phone
On: You cannot make (or receive) any calls,
without your approval.
including emergency calls, or use other
features that require network coverage. Note
Off: You can deactivate the flight mode to Before setting the PIN Request feature off, you
access the network. must enter your PIN.
Fixed Dial Number: This feature allows Reset Settings
you to restrict your outgoing calls to
This function allows you to restore factory
selected phone numbers, if supported by
settings. To do this, you need the security code.
your SIM Card. The PIN2 code is required.
Master Reset: Restores the phone settings
(e.g.: Audio, Display, Language, Date &
- On: You can only call phone numbers Time, Bluetooth Settings) to default values.
stored in the FDN List. You must enter your
Master Clear: Deletes downloaded/user
created contents (e.g.: images, videos) from
- Off: You can call any number. the phone and the external memory card.
FDN List: Allows you to enter a new FDN Phone
- Deletes all downloaded/user created
Change Codes: The Change Codes feature images and audios from the phone
allows you to change your current password memory.
to a new one. You must enter the current
- Deletes personal information stored
password before you can specify a new
in the phone memory (e.g.: Address
one. You can change the access codes for:
Book, Messages, Tasks, Alarm, Calendar
Security Code, PIN Code, PIN2 Code.
Note - Restores the settings stored in the phone
Not all SIM Cards have a PIN2 Code. If your SIM memory to the default values.
Card does not, this menu option is not displayed.
Memory Card: Deletes all contents from the
external memory card.
This menu allows you to configure your Display You can set the brightness of the display
settings. screen and the keypad.
To access Display, from the standby screen,
press the Right Soft Key Menu, Backlight Timer
Settings, and Display. Use this to set the duration of the display
backlight and keypad.
Connects to AT&T’s Wallpapers download site. Color Schemes
Allows you to change the whole look of your
Wallpapers phone display to a Black or White scheme.
This menu allows you to set a picture or color
as your background for the Main or External Menu Styles
screens. You can set the main menu style to Icon or
You can configure the font size and color of the
font that your phone uses. Call
This menu allows you to configure your Call
Clocks & Calendar settings.
This feature allows you to select a Clock or To access Call, from the standby screen,
Calendar to display on the Main or Extenal press the Right Soft Key Menu,
screens. Settings, and Call.
Call Forwarding Answer Mode
This feature allows you to forward incoming This allows you to determine how to answer
calls to another phone number. You can choose the phone.
from All Voice Calls, If Busy, If No Answer, Any Key: Allows you to answer an
or If Out of Reach. incoming call by pressing any key, except
the End/Power Key , Volume Keys,
Send My Number or the Right Soft Key Silent.
This network service allows you to set your Send Key Only: Allows you to only answer
phone number to be displayed or hidden from an incoming call by pressing the Send Key
the person you are calling. You can select Set or Left Soft Key Accept.
by Network if you prefer to have different
Flip Open: Allows you to Flip open the
settings for different service providers.
phone to answer an incoming call.
If set to On, your phone redials the number
This option allows you to turn the senior
you’re trying to call up to 10 times after you
mode on or off. Senior mode enhances high
hear a quick, busy signal. Press the End/
frequencies to reduce the effects of hearing
Power Key to stop the call attempts.
This feature attempts to redial numbers that
are engaged due to the wireless network. It Minute Minder
does not redial numbers to an engaged party.
This option allows you to specify whether
Note the phone will beep every minute during an
There will be no alert indicating the call has been outgoing call to keep you informed of the
connected. You must stay on the line to hear length of the call.
when the call is connected.
Call Waiting Accessability
This menu allows you to enable or disable call TTY: Allows you to enable TTY Mode in
waiting. If enabled, you will be notified of an order to contact other TTY devices. Select
incoming call while you are on another call. from TTY Full, TTY Talk, TTY Hear, or
Call Reject Hearing Aid: Allows you to enable or
This menu allows you to enable or disable call disable the Hearing Aid function.
reject for all numbers or just the numbers on
the Call Reject List. Time & Cost
Call Reject On/Off: Allows you to activate Allows you to view information about Call
or deactivate Call Reject. When the Reject Duration and Data Counter.
All Calls option is set, all incoming calls
are routed directly to Voicemail. Reject on Noise Cancelation
List allows you to enable Call Reject for the Allows you to enable or disable the Noise
numbers saved on your Call Reject List. Cancellation function.
Call Reject List: Allows you to view a
list of the numbers you wish to reject and
add new numbers to the list. You have Connection
the option of choosing numbers from your This menu allows you to configure your
Contact List or adding a new number. Connection settings.
To access Connection, from the standby
Send DTMF Tones screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
Select from On or Off. Settings, and Connection.
Bluetooth clip. A2DP is the Advanced Audio Distribution
Profile, which provides support for streaming
Your phone has built-in Bluetooth wireless
either mono or stereo audio using Bluetooth.
technology, which makes it possible for
you to connect your phone wirelessly to
Hands-free + A2DP profile
other Bluetooth devices such as a hands-
This appears when both profiles of the
free device, PC, PDA, or other phones.
hands-free and the A2DP are used between
The devices registered in your phone can
the compatible device and the phone. This
only be connected one at a time (To make
allows you to call and listen to an audio clip
a connection to the same type of device or
using a Bluetooth connection.
change Bluetooth preferences, disconnect the
existing device first). When using each device, see the manual that
comes with the device.
You can also exchange, for example, business
cards, calendar items, and pictures. Note
To access Bluetooth, from the standby screen, We recommend that your phone and the
press the Right Soft Key Menu, Bluetooth device you are communicating with
should be no more than 10 meters apart. The
Settings, Connection, and
connection may be improved if there are no
Bluetooth. solid objects between your phone and the other
This appears when the hands-free profile
is used between the hands-free device. This Bluetooth Menu Options
allows you to call using a Bluetooth connection. Turn On/Off: Allows you to turn your
Bluetooth functionality on or off.
My Visibility On/Off
This appears when the A2DP profile is
used between the stereo headset device and - On: This option makes your phone visible
the phone. This allows you to listen to an audio to other Bluetooth devices.
- Off: This option hides your phone from 3. All of the devices found are displayed.
other Bluetooth devices except those 4. Select the desired device by pressing
already paired with yours. Add and entering the password.
Search New Device: This function allows
you to search for and add new devices. USB Connection
My Devices: This function allows you to You can transfer files from a compatible
view the list of all devices that are paired PC to the memory in your phone using the
with your phone. Mass Storage Mode. When you connect the
My Bluetooth Info: This menu allows you phone to a PC using the USB cable, this will
to configure the profile for Bluetooth. be displayed as a removable disk through
- Device Name: Allows you to change the
handset’s name which can be seen by The USB Connection Mode determines how
other Bluetooth devices. your phone will communicate with other USB
devices when they are connected with a USB
- Supported Services: Shows you all
services that the handset supports.
- Primary Storage: Allows you to assign Internet Profiles
the default storage to Handset or Memory
This menu shows the Internet Profiles. You
Card for files received via Bluetooth.
can add, delete, and edit Internet Profiles by
pressing the Left Soft Key Options.
To pair with another device
However, you cannot delete or edit default
1. From the standby screen, press the Right configurations provided by AT&T.
Soft Key Menu, Settings,
Connection, Bluetooth, and
Search New Device.
2. If you want to stop searching, press the Left
Soft Key Stop.
Access Points Memory Card
If your phone has a memory card in the
This menu shows the Access Points. You can
card slot, you can save images, sounds,
register, delete, and edit by pressing the Left
and videos onto it. You can check the
Soft Key Options. However, you cannot
current status of the external memory
delete or edit default configurations provided
card in this memory status menu.
This function shows the status of the SIM
Memory Card memory.
This menu allows you to configure your
Memory settings. Set Default Storage
To access Memory, from the standby screen, This menu allows you to set the storage default
press the Right Soft Key Menu, location for internet downloads, Bluetooth
Settings, and Memory. transfers, and voice recordings. You can set
each case separately or choose to set all of
Used Space them at once.
This function shows the memory status of the
handset and memory card (if inserted).
This Menu allows you to configure Applications
This function shows the Memory Status
of the phone and the memory being
To access Applications, from the standby
used by Audio, Image, Video, Multimedia
screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
Message, Java, and Others types of files.
Settings, and Applications.
This function shows the status of
the reserved memory used by Text
Messages, Contacts, Calendar items,
Tasks, and the Notepad.
Messaging Delete: Allows you to delete the account.
This option allows you to configure the New: Allows you to create new account.
Messaging options. For more information, see
You cannot edit and delete pre-installed
In order to create a new account, please fill in
This menu allows you to configure the Browser the network information.
1. Account Name: Name associated with new
This includes the network information used to 2. Homepage: Homepage URL.
connect the Browser to the Internet. Select the 3. Internet Profile: You can choose one from the
desired account by highlighting it and pressing Internet profiles.
the Right Soft Key Activate. This will AT&T has provided default settings regarding
activate the account that will be used for future account information.
connections. Creating or editing an account requires
Activate: Select the account among the caution. The Browser cannot connect to the
list of accounts, so it can be used for future Internet if the account information is incorrect.
View: Allows you to see the specific Appearance
account information. You can choose the settings of the Browser
The following options will be available when appearance (Text Size, Character Encoding,
Edit: Allows you to change the account
information. This option is not available for
the default Account.
The web pages you have accessed are stored A list of the available certificates is shown .
in the phone memory . This menu allows you to ► Certificates: You can see the list of
manage that function . certificates and view them in detail .
► Clear Cache: Remove all cached data in ► Clear Session: Removes the secure
the memory . session .
► Cache: Allows you to turn the memory
cache on or off . Navigation Mode
Note You can change the methods of Browser
Cache is a type of buffer memory, which is
used to store data temporarily, especially when ► 4 Way Navigation: The cursor of the
it is online . Browser moves scroll amounts or follows
Cookies ► Mouse Pointer: You can move the cursor
The information of services you have accessed like a mouse pointer .
are stored in what is called a Cookie .
From this menu, you can choose to allow Secure Popup
Cookies or to delete Cookies that are already You can activate or deactivate the pop-up
on your phone . which indicates a secure page .
Clear Login Info Shortcuts
Allows you to clear all of your login info from If set to On, you can use the alternative
your phone . Browser more quickly and conveniently with
the key pad in the phone . If Shortcuts is on, the
Screen Settings following shortcuts are available:
Allows you to change the Rendering Mode for
the Browser .
1 . Enter URL 2 . This Page Before updating new software after
3 . View Bookmarks 4 . Page Overview downloading it from the AT&T server, users can
decide whether they would like to postpone
5 . Full Screen 6 . Saved Pages
the operation . Reminder times can be set to
7 . Page Up 8 . Recent Page
30 minutes, 1 hour, and 4 hours . When the
9 . Zoom In 0 . Search Text time is up, users are prompted again or users
* . Page Down # . Zoom Out can resume the postponed operation using this
menu at any time .
Voice Command The software update can only be postponed
This menu allows you to set various Voice three times and will automatically start after
Command options . Refer to page 55 . the third postpone period expires .
To access Software Update, from the standby
TTS (Text-to Speech) screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
When you set this on, SMS and Notepad can be Settings, and Software Update .
read out .
Note Phone Info .
When the phone is in Vibration mode, TTS does This menu is used to view My Numbers,
not work .
Manufacturer, Model Name, Device ID,
Hardware Version, Software Version, Language,
and DM Client Version .
Software Update To access Phone Information, from the standby
If new software exists, the AT&T server notifies screen, press the Right Soft Key Menu,
devices using a push message . Settings, and Phone Information .
The user can also check for the software
update using the menu “Check for Update” .
If the new software does not exist the user can
not use this feature in 24 hours .
myAT&T allows you to manage all of your AT&T
accounts, including wireless, internet and home
phone, and AT&T U-verse.
View and pay your bill
For more information, please visit http://www.
Please check to see if any problems you have encountered with the phone are described in this
section before taking the phone in for a service or calling a service engineer.
Q How do I view the list of outgoing calls, Q Why won’t the LCD turn on?
incoming calls, and missed calls? A Remove the battery, then replace it. Then
A Press the Send Key . turn on the power. If there is no change,
fully charge the battery and try again.
Q Why is the connection inconsistent or not
audible in certain areas? Q Why does the phone heat up?
A When the frequency environment is A The phone may get hot when there is a very
unstable in a certain area, connection may long call duration, when games are played,
be inconsistent and inaudible. Relocate to or even when surfing the Internet for a long
another area and try again. time. This has no effect upon the life of the
product or performance.
Q Why is the connection inconsistent
or abruptly disconnects even when Q Why does the battery run out so quickly
established? during normal use?
A When frequency is unstable or weak, or if A This may be due to the user environment, a
there are too many users, a connection may large number of calls, or a weak signal.
be cut off even after it was established.
Please try again later or attempt again after Q Why is no number dialed when an Address
relocating to other areas. Book entry is recalled?
A Check that the number has been stored
correctly by using the Address book Search
feature. Re-store them, if necessary.
There are a variety of accessories available for your mobile phone, some of which may be sold
separately. You can select these options according to your personal communication requirements.
Consult your local dealer for availability.
This adapter allows you to charge the battery. It supports standard
US 120 Volt 60Hz outlets.
Standard battery is available.
• Always use genuine LG accessories. Failure to do this may invalidate your warranty.
• Accessories may be different in different regions; please check with our regional service company or
agent for further enquiries.
For Your Safety
Important Information heat will result in malfunction, damage and/or
This user guide contains important information
on the use and operation of this phone. Please Be careful when using your phone near
read all the information carefully for optimal other electronic devices. RF emissions
performance and to prevent any damage from your mobile phone may affect nearby
to or misuse of the phone. Any changes or in adequately shielded electronic equipment.
modifications not expressly approved in this You should consult with manufacturers of any
user guide could void your warranty for this personal medical devices such as pacemakers
equipment. Any changes or modifications and hearing aides to determine if they are
not expressly approved by the manufacturer susceptible to interference from your mobile
could void the user’s authority to operate the phone. Turn off your phone in a medical facility
equipment. or at a gas station. Never place your phone in
a microwave oven as this will cause the battery
Before You Start IMPORTANT! Please read the TIA SAFETY
INFORMATION on page 87 before using your
Safety Instructions phone.
WARNING! To reduce the possibility of
electric shock, do not expose your phone to
high humidity areas, such as the bathroom,
swimming pool, etc.
Always store your phone away from heat.
Never store your phone in settings that may
expose it to temperatures less than 32°F or
greater than 104°F, such as outside during
extreme weather conditions or in your car
on a hot day. Exposure to excessive cold or
For Your Safety
Safety Information Do not keep the phone next to credit
cards or transport tickets; it can affect the
Read these simple guidelines. Breaking the
information on the magnetic strips.
rules may be dangerous or illegal. Further
detailed information is given in this user guide. Do not tap the screen with a sharp object;
otherwise, it may damage the phone.
Do not disassemble this unit. Take it to a
qualified service technician when repair Do not expose the phone to liquid or
work is required. moisture.
Keep away from electrical appliances such Use the accessories like an earphone
as TVs, radios, and personal computers. cautiously. Do not touch the antenna
The unit should be kept away from heat
sources such as radiators or cookers.
Memory card information and
Do not drop.
Do not subject this unit to mechanical
The memory card cannot be used for
vibration or shock.
recording copyright- protected data.
The coating of the phone may be damaged
Keep the memory card out of the small
if covered with wrap or vinyl wrapper.
Use dry cloth to clean the exterior of the
Do not leave the memory card in extremely
unit. (Do not use solvent such as benzene,
thinner or alcohol.)
Do not disassemble or modify the memory
Do not subject this unit to excessive smoke
For Your Safety
FCC RF Exposure Information Body-worn Operation
WARNING! Read this information before This device was tested for typical body-worn
operating the phone. operations with the back of the phone kept
In August 1996, the Federal Communications 1.5cm (0.59 inches) between the user’s body
Commission (FCC) of the United States, with and the back of the phone. To comply with
its action in Report and Order FCC 96-326, FCC RF exposure requirements, a minimum
adopted an updated safety standard for separation distance of 1.5cm (0.59 inches)
human exposure to radio frequency (RF) must be maintained between the user’s
electromagnetic energy emitted by FCC body and the back of the phone. Third-party
regulated transmitters. Those guidelines are belt-clips, holsters, and similar accessories
consistent with the safety standard previously containing metallic components should not
set by both U.S. and international standards be used. Body-worn accessories that cannot
bodies. maintain 1.5cm (0.59 inches) separation
distance between the user’s body and the back
The design of this phone complies with of the phone, and have not been tested for
the FCC guidelines and these international typical body-worn operations may not comply
standards. with FCC RF exposure limits and should be
Use only the supplied and approved antenna.
Use of unauthorized antennas or modifications
could impair call quality, damage the phone,
void your warranty and/or result in violation of
FCC regulations. Do not use the phone with
a damaged antenna. If a damaged antenna
comes into contact with skin, a minor burn
may result. Contact your local dealer for a
For Your Safety
FCC Part 15 Class B Compliance If this equipment does cause harmful
interference or television reception, which
This device and its accessories comply with
can be determined by turning the equipment
part 15 of FCC rules. Operation is subject to
off and on, the user is encouraged to try to
the following two conditions: (1) This device
correct the interference by one or more of the
and its accessories may not cause harmful
interference, and (2) this device and its
accessories must accept any interference Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
received, including interference that may cause Increase the separation between the
undesired operation. equipment and receiver.
Connect the equipment into an outlet on
Part 15.105 statement a circuit different from that to which the
This equipment has been tested and found receiver is connected.
to comply with the limits for a class B digital
Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/
device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules.
TV technician for help.
These limits are designed to provide
reasonable protection against harmful
interference in a residential installation.
Cautions for Battery
This equipment generates uses and can Do not disassemble.
radiate radio frequency energy and, if not Do not short-circuit.
installed and used in accordance with the
Do not expose to high temperature:
instructions, may cause harmful interference
to radio communications. However, there is no
guarantee that interference will not occur in a Do not incinerate.
For Your Safety
Battery Disposal Avoid damage to your hearing
Please dispose of your battery properly Damage to your hearing can occur if you
or bring to your local wireless carrier for are exposed to loud sound for long periods
recycling. of time. We therefore recommend that you
Do not dispose in fire or with hazardous or do not turn on or off the handset close to
flammable materials. your ear. We also recommend that music
and call volumes are set to a reasonable
Adapter (Charger) Cautions level.
Using the wrong battery charger could If you are listening to music while out and
damage your phone and void your warranty. about, please ensure that the volume is at
a reasonable level so that you are aware
The adapter or battery charger is intended of your surroundings. This is particularly
for indoor use only. imperative when attempting to cross the
Do not expose the adapter or battery charger street.
to direct sunlight or use it in places with high
humidity, such as the bathroom.
TIA Safety Information ANSI C95.1 (1992) *
Provided herein is the complete TIA Safety NCRP Report 86 (1986)
Information for Wireless Handheld phones. ICNIRP (1996)
Inclusion of the text covering Pacemakers,
Those standards were based on
Hearing Aids, and Other Medical Devices
comprehensive and periodic evaluations of
is required in the owner’s manual for CTIA
the relevant scientific literature. For example,
Certification. Use of the remaining TIA language
over 120 scientists, engineers, and physicians
is encouraged when appropriate.
from universities, government health agencies,
and industry reviewed the available body of
Exposure to Radio Frequency research to develop the ANSI Standard (C95.1).
* American National Standards Institute;
Your wireless handheld portable telephone is a National Council on Radiation Protection and
lowpower radio transmitter and receiver. When Measurements; International Commission on
it is ON, it receives and also sends out radio Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection
frequency (RF) signals.
The design of your phone complies with the
In August, 1996, the Federal Communications FCC guidelines (and those standards).
Commissions (FCC) adopted RF exposure
guidelines with safety levels for handheld
wireless phones. Those guidelines are
consistent with the safety standards previously
set by both U.S. and international standards
Antenna Care Driving
Use only the supplied or an approved Check the laws and regulations on the use of
replacement antenna. Unauthorized antennas, wireless phones in the areas where you drive.
modifications, or attachments could damage Always obey them. Also, if using your phone
the phone and may violate FCC regulations. while driving, please:
Give full attention to driving - driving safely
Phone Operation is your first responsibility;
NORMAL POSITION: Hold the phone as you Use hands-free operation, if available;
would any other telephone with the antenna
Pull off the road and park before making
pointed up and over your shoulder.
or answering a call if driving conditions
Tips on Efficient Operation
For your phone to operate most efficiently: Electronic Devices
Do not touch the antenna unnecessarily Most modern electronic equipment is shielded
when the phone is in use. Contact with the from RF signals. However, certain electronic
antenna affects call quality and may cause equipment may not be shielded against the RF
the phone to operate at a higher power signals from your wireless phone.
level than otherwise needed.
Pacemakers Hearing Aids
The Health Industry Manufacturers Association Some digital wireless phones may interfere
recommends that a minimum separation of with some hearing aids. In the event of such
15cm (6 inches) be maintained between a interference, you may want to consult AT&T.
handheld wireless phone and a pacemaker
to avoid potential interference with the Other Medical Devices
pacemaker. These recommendations are If you use any other personal medical device,
consistent with the independent research by consult the manufacturer of your device to
and recommendations of Wireless Technology determine if they are adequately shielded from
Research. external RF energy. Your physician may be able
Persons with pacemakers: to assist you in obtaining this information.
Should ALWAYS keep the phone more than
15cm (6 inches) from their pacemaker Health Care Facilities
when the phone is turned ON; Turn your phone OFF in health care facilities
Should not carry the phone in a breast when any regulations posted in these areas
pocket. instruct you to do so. Hospitals or health care
facilities may use equipment that could be
Should use the ear opposite the pacemaker
sensitive to external RF energy.
to minimize the potential for interference.
If you have any reason to suspect that
interference is taking place, turn your phone
Vehicles Potentially Explosive Atmosphere
RF signals may affect improperly installed or Turn your phone OFF when in any area with a
inadequately shielded electronic systems in potentially explosive atmosphere and obey all
motor vehicles. Check with the manufacturer or signs and instructions. Sparks in such areas
its representative regarding your vehicle. could cause an explosion or fire resulting in
You should also consult the manufacturer of bodily injury or even death.
any equipment that has been added to your Areas with a potentially explosive atmosphere
vehicle. are often, but not always, marked clearly.
Potential areas may include: fueling areas
Posted Facilities (such as gasoline stations); below deck on
Turn your phone OFF in any facility where boats; fuel or chemical transfer or storage
posted notices so require. facilities; vehicles using liquefied petroleum
gas (such as propane or butane); areas where
the air contains chemicals or particles (such as
grain, dust, or metal powders); and any other
FCC regulations prohibit using your phone area where you would normally be advised to
while in the air. Turn your phone OFF before turn off your vehicle engine.
boarding an aircraft.
To avoid interfering with blasting operations,
turn your phone OFF when in a ‘blasting areas
or in areas posted: ‘Turn off two-way radio’.
Obey all signs and instructions.
For Vehicles Equipped with an Safety Information
Air Bag Please read and observe the following
An air bag inflates with great force. DO NOT information for safe and proper use of your
place objects, including either installed or phone and to prevent damage. Also, keep the
portable wireless equipment, in the area over user guide in an accessible place at all the
the air bag or in the air bag deployment area. times after reading it.
If in-vehicle wireless equipment is improperly Do not disassemble or open crush, bend or
installed and the air bag inflates, serious injury deform, puncture or shred.
Do not modify or remanufacture, attempt
to insert foreign objects into the battery,
immerse or expose to water or other liquids,
expose to fire, explosion or other hazard.
Only use the battery for the system for
which it is specified.
Only use the battery with a charging system
that has been qualified with the system per
IEEE-Std-1725-2006. Use of an unqualified
battery or charger may present a risk of
fire, explosion, leakage, or other hazard.
Do not short circuit a battery or allow
metallic conductive objects to contact
Replace the battery only with another Charger and Adapter Safety
battery that has been qualified with the
The charger and adapter are intended for
system per IEEE-Std-1725-2006. Use of
indoor use only.
an unqualified battery may present a risk of
fire, explosion, leakage or other hazard.
Battery Information and Care
Promptly dispose of used batteries in
Please dispose of your battery properly
accordance with local regulations.
or take it to your local wireless carrier for
Battery usage by children should be recycling.
The battery does not need to be fully
Avoid dropping the phone or battery. If the discharged before recharging.
phone or battery is dropped, especially
Use only LG-approved chargers specific to
on a hard surface, and the user suspects
your phone model since they are designed
damage, take it to a service center for
to maximize battery life.
Do not disassemble or impact the battery
Improper battery use may result in a fire,
as it may cause electric shock, short-circuit,
explosion or other hazard.
and fire. Store the battery in a place out of
The phone shall only be connected to USB reach of children.
products that bear the USB-IF logo or have
Keep the battery’s metal contacts clean.
completed the USB-IF compliance program.
Replace the battery when it no longer Explosion, Shock, and Fire
provides acceptable performance. The Hazards
battery can be recharged several hundred
Do not put your phone in a place subject
times before replacement.
to excessive dust and keep the minimum
Recharge the battery after long periods of required distance between the power cord
non-use to maximize battery life. and heat sources.
Battery life will vary due to usage patterns Unplug the power cord prior to cleaning
and environmental conditions. your phone, and clean the power plug pin
Use of extended backlighting, Mobile Web when it is dirty.
Browsing, and data connectivity kits affect When using the power plug, ensure that it
battery life and talk/standby times. is firmly connected. If it is not, it may cause
The self-protection function of the battery excessive heat or fire.
cuts the power of the phone when its If you put your phone in a pocket or bag
operation is in an abnormal state. In this without covering the receptacle of the
case, remove the battery from the phone, phone (power plug pin), metallic articles
reinstall it, and turn the phone on. (such as a coin, paperclip or pen) may
short-circuit the phone. Always cover the
receptacle when not in use.
Do not short-circuit the battery. Metallic Using the phone in proximity to receiving
articles such as a coin, paperclip or pen in equipment (i.e., TV or radio) may cause
your pocket or bag may short-circuit the + interference to the phone.
and – terminals of the battery (metal strips Do not use the phone if the antenna is
on the battery) upon moving. Short-circuit damaged. If a damaged antenna contacts
of the terminal may damage the battery and skin, it may cause a slight burn. Please
cause an explosion. contact an LG Authorized Service Centre to
replace the damaged antenna.
Do not immerse your phone in water. If this
Using a damaged battery or placing a happens, turn it off immediately and remove
battery in your mouth may cause serious the battery. If the phone does not work, take
injury. it to an LG Authorized Service Centre.
Do not place items containing magnetic Do not paint your phone.
components such as a credit card, phone
The data saved in your phone might be
card, bank book or subway ticket near your
deleted due to careless use, repair of
phone. The magnetism of the phone may
the phone, or upgrade of the software.
damage the data stored in the magnetic
Please backup your important phone
numbers. (Ring tones, text messages, voice
Talking on your phone for a long period of messages, pictures, and videos could also
time may reduce call quality due to heat be deleted.) The manufacturer is not liable
generated during use. for damage due to the loss of data.
When the phone is not used for a long When you use the phone in public places,
period time, store it in a safe place with the set the ring tone to vibration so as not to
power cord unplugged. disturb others.
Do not turn your phone on or off when
putting it in your ear.
FDA Consumer Update 2. What is the FDA’s role concerning the
safety of wireless phones?
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration Centre
for Devices and Radiological Health Consumer Under the law, the FDA does not review
Update on Mobile Phones. the safety of radiation-emitting consumer
products such as wireless phones before
1. Do wireless phones pose a health
they can be sold, as it does with new drugs
or medical devices. However, the agency
The available scientific evidence does not has authority to take action if wireless
show that any health problems are associated phones are shown to emit radiofrequency
with using wireless phones. There is no proof, energy (RF) at a level that is hazardous to
however, that wireless phones are absolutely the user. In such a case, the FDA could
safe. Wireless phones emit low levels of require the manufacturers of wireless
radiofrequency energy (RF) in the microwave phones to notify users of the health hazard
range while being used. They also emit very and to repair, replace, or recall the phones
low levels of RF when in the standby mode. so that the hazard no longer exists.
Whereas high levels of RF can produce health
Although the existing scientific data do not
effects (by heating tissue), exposure to low
justify FDA regulatory actions, the FDA has
level RF that does not produce heating effects
urged the wireless phone industry to take a
causes no known adverse health effects. Many
number of steps, including the following:
studies of low level RF exposures have not
found any biological effects. Some studies Support needed research into possible
have suggested that some biological effects biological effects of RF of the type
may occur, but such findings have not been emitted by wireless phones;
confirmed by additional research. In some
cases, other researchers have had difficulty in
reproducing those studies, or in determining
the reasons for inconsistent results.
Design wireless phones in a way that The National Institutes of Health participates
minimizes any RF exposure to the user in some interagency working group activities,
that is not necessary for device function; as well.
and The FDA shares regulatory responsibilities
Cooperate in providing users of for wireless phones with the Federal
wireless phones with the best possible Communications Commission (FCC). All
information on possible effects of phones that are sold in the United States
wireless phone use on human health. must comply with FCC safety guidelines that
The FDA belongs to an interagency working limit RF exposure. The FCC relies on the
group of the federal agencies that have FDA and other health agencies for safety
responsibility for different aspects of RF questions about wireless phones.
safety to ensure coordinated efforts at the The FCC also regulates the base stations
federal level. The following agencies belong that the wireless phone networks rely
to this working group: upon. While these base stations operate at
National Institute for Occupational Safety higher power than do the wireless phones
and Health themselves, the RF exposures that people
get from these base stations are typically
Environmental Protection Agency thousands of times lower than those they
Occupational Safety and Health can get from wireless phones. Base stations
Administration (Administración de la are thus not the subject of the safety
seguridad y salud laborales) questions discussed in this document.
Occupational Safety and Health
National Telecommunications and
3. What kinds of phones are the subject of 4. What are the results of the research
this update? done already?
The term ‘wireless phone’ refers here to The research done thus far has produced
handheld wireless phones with built-in conflicting results, and many studies
antennas, often called ‘cell’, ‘mobile’, or have suffered from flaws in their research
‘PCS’ phones. These types of wireless methods. Animal experiments investigating
phones can expose the user to measurable the effects of radiofrequency energy (RF)
radiofrequency energy (RF) because of exposures characteristic of wireless phones
the short distance between the phone and have yielded conflicting results that often
the user’s head. These RF exposures are cannot be repeated in other laboratories.
limited by FCC safety guidelines that were A few animal studies, however, have
developed with the advice of the FDA and suggested that low levels of RF could
other federal health and safety agencies. accelerate the development of cancer
When the phone is located at greater in laboratory animals. However, many of
distances from the user, the exposure to RF the studies that showed increased tumor
is drastically lower because a person’s RF development used animals that had been
exposure decreases rapidly with increasing genetically engineered or treated with
distance from the source. The so-called cancer causing chemicals so as to be pre-
‘cordless phones’, which have a base unit disposed to develop cancer in the absence
connected to the telephone wiring in a of RF exposure. Other studies exposed the
house, typically operate at far lower power animals to RF for up to 22 hours per day.
levels, and thus produce RF exposures far
below the FCC safety limits.
These conditions are not similar to the 5. What research is needed to decide
conditions under which people use wireless whether RF exposure from wireless
phones, so we don’t know with certainty phones poses a health risk?
what the results of such studies mean for A combination of laboratory studies and
human health. Three large epidemiology epidemiological studies of people actually
studies have been published since using wireless phones would provide some
December 2000. Between them, the studies of the data that are needed. Lifetime animal
investigated any possible association exposure studies could be completed in a
between the use of wireless phones and few years. However, very large numbers of
primary brain cancer, glioma, meningioma, animals would be needed to provide reliable
or acoustic neuroma, tumors of the brain or proof of a cancer promoting effect if one
salivary gland, leukemia, or other cancers. exists. Epidemiological studies can provide
None of the studies demonstrated the data that is directly applicable to human
existence of any harmful health effects from populations, but 10 or more years follow-up
wireless phone RF exposures. However, may be needed to provide answers about
none of the studies can answer questions some health effects, such as cancer. This
about long-term exposures, since the is because the interval between the time
average period of phone use in these of exposure to a cancer-causing agent and
studies was around three years. the time tumors develop - if they do- may
be many, many years. The interpretation
of epidemiological studies is hampered by
difficulties in measuring actual RF exposure
during day-to-day use of wireless phones.
Many factors affect this measurement, such
as the angle at which the phone is held, or
which model of phone is used.
6. What is the FDA doing to find out more research is conducted through contracts
about the possible health effects of with independent investigators. The initial
wireless phone RF? research will include both laboratory studies
The FDA is working with the U.S. National and studies of wireless phone users. The
Toxicology Program and with groups CRADA will also include a broad assessment
of investigators around the world to of additional research needs in the context
ensure that high priority animal studies of the latest research developments around
are conducted to address important the world.
questions about the effects of exposure 7. How can I find out how much radio
to radiofrequency energy (RF). The FDA frequency energy exposure I can get by
has been a leading participant in the using my wireless phone?
World Health Organization International All phones sold in the United States must
Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) Project since comply with Federal Communications
its inception in 1996. An influential result Commission (FCC) guidelines that limit radio
of this work has been the development of a frequency energy (RF) exposures. The FCC
detailed agenda of research needs that has established these guidelines in consultation
driven the establishment of new research with the FDA and the other federal health
programs around the world. The project and safety agencies. The FCC limit for RF
has also helped develop a series of public exposure from wireless telephones is set
information documents on EMF issues. The at a Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) of 1.6
FDA and the Cellular Telecommunications watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg). The FCC
& Internet Association (CTIA) have a formal limit is consistent with the safety standards
Cooperative Research and Development developed by the Institute of Electrical
Agreement (CRADA) to do research on and Electronic Engineering (IEEE) and the
wireless phone safety. The FDA provides National Council on Radiation Protection
the scientific oversight, obtaining input and Measurement. The exposure limit
from experts in government, industry, and takes into consideration the body’s ability to
academic organizations. CTIA-funded remove heat from the tissues that absorb
energy from the wireless phone and is set head. Standardized SAR test methodology is
well below levels known to have effects. expected to greatly improve the consistency
Manufacturers of wireless phones must of measurements made at different
report the RF exposure level for each model laboratories on the same phone. SAR is
of phone to the FCC. The FCC website the measurement of the amount of energy
(http://www.fcc.gov/) gives directions for absorbed in tissue, either by the whole body
locating the FCC identification number on or a small part of the body. It is measured
your phone so you can find your phone’s RF in watts/kg (or milliwatts/g) of matter. This
exposure level in the online listing. measurement is used to determine whether
8. What has the FDA done to measure the a wireless phone complies with safety
radio frequency energy coming from guidelines.
wireless phones? 9. What steps can I take to reduce my
The Institute of Electrical and Electronic exposure to radiofrequency energy
Engineers (IEEE) is developing a technical from my wireless phone?
standard for measuring the radio frequency If there is a risk from these products - and
energy (RF) exposure from wireless at this point we do not know that there is
phones and other wireless handsets with - it is probably very small. But if you are
the participation and leadership of FDA concerned about avoiding even potential
scientists and engineers. The standard, risks, you can take a few simple steps to
‘Recommended Practice for Determining minimize your exposure to radiofrequency
the Spatial- Peak Specific Absorption Rate energy (RF). Since time is a key factor in
(SAR) in the Human Body Due to Wireless how much exposure a person receives,
Communications Devices: Experimental reducing the amount of time spent using a
Techniques’, sets forth the first consistent wireless phone will reduce RF exposure. If
test methodology for measuring the rate you must conduct extended conversations
at which RF is deposited in the heads of by wireless phone every day, you could
wireless phone users. The test method uses place more distance between your body and
a tissuesimulating model of the human the source of the RF, since the exposure
level drops off dramatically with distance. containing such a recommendation in
For example, you could use a headset and December 2000. They noted that no
carry the wireless phone away from your evidence exists that using a wireless
body or use a wireless phone connected to phone causes brain tumors or other ill
a remote antenna. Again, the scientific data effects. Their recommendation to limit
do not demonstrate that wireless phones wireless phone use by children was strictly
are harmful. But if you are concerned about precautionary; it was not based on scientific
the RF exposure from these products, you evidence that any health hazard exists.
can use measures like those described 11. What about wireless phone
above to reduce your RF exposure from interference with medical equipment?
wireless phone use.
Radio frequency energy (RF) from wireless
10. What about children using wireless phones can interact with some electronic
phones? devices. For this reason, the FDA helped
The scientific evidence does not show develop a detailed test method to measure
a danger to users of wireless phones, electromagnetic interference (EMI) of
including children and teenagers. If you implanted cardiac pacemakers and
want to take steps to lower exposure to defibrillators from wireless telephones.
radiofrequency energy (RF), the measures This test method is now part of a standard
described above would apply to children sponsored by the Association for the
and teenagers using wireless phones. Advancement of Medical instrumentation
Reducing the time of wireless phone use (AAMI). The final draft, a joint effort by
and increasing the distance between the the FDA, medical device manufacturers,
user and the RF source will reduce RF and many other groups, was completed
exposure. Some groups sponsored by other in late 2000. This standard will allow
national governments have advised that manufacturers to ensure that cardiac
children be discouraged from using wireless pacemakers and defibrillators are safe
phones at all. For example, the government from wireless phone EMI. The FDA has
in the United Kingdom distributed leaflets tested hearing aids for interference from
handheld wireless phones and helped 12. Where can I find additional
develop a voluntary standard sponsored information?
by the Institute of Electrical and Electronic For additional information, please refer to the
Engineers (IEEE). This standard specifies test following resources:
methods and performance requirements
for hearing aids and wireless phones FDA web page on wireless phones
so that no interference occurs when a (http://www.fda.gov/
person uses a ‘compatible’ phone and a Radiation-EmittingProducts/
‘compatible’ hearing aid at the same time. RadiationEmittingProductsandProcedures/
This standard was approved by the IEEE in HomeBusinessandEntertainment/CellPhones/
2000. The FDA continues to monitor the use default.htm)
of wireless phones for possible interactions Federal Communications Commission (FCC) RF
with other medical devices. Should harmful Safety Program
interference be found to occur, the FDA will (http://www.fcc.gov/oet/rfsafety)
conduct testing to assess the interference International Commission on Non-lonizing
and work to resolve the problem. Radiation Protection
World Health Organization (WHO) International
National Radiological Protection Board (UK)
10 Driver Safety Tips 2. When available, use a hands-free device.
A number of hands-free wireless phone
Your wireless phone gives you the powerful
accessories are readily available today.
ability to communicate by voice almost
Whether you choose an installed mounted
anywhere, anytime. An important responsibility
device for your wireless phone or a speaker
accompanies the benefits of wireless phones,
phone accessory, take advantage of these
one that every user must uphold.
devices if available to you.
When operating a car, driving is your first
3. Position your wireless phone within easy
reach. Make sure you place your wireless
When using your wireless phone behind the phone within easy reach and where you
wheel of a car, practice good common sense can reach it without removing your eyes
and remember the following tips: from the road. If you get an incoming call
1. Get to know your wireless phone and its at an inconvenient time, if possible, let your
features such as speed dial and redial. voicemail answer it for you.
Carefully read your instruction manual and 4. Suspend conversations during hazardous
learn to take advantage of valuable features driving conditions or situations. Let the
most phones offer, including automatic person you are speaking with know you
redial and memory. Also, work to memorize are driving; if necessary, suspend the
the phone keypad so you can use the speed call in heavy traffic or hazardous weather
dial function without taking your attention conditions. Rain, sleet, snow and ice can
off the road. be hazardous, but so is heavy traffic. As
a driver, your first responsibility is to pay
attention to the road.
5. Do not take notes or look up phone 7. Do not engage in stressful or emotional
numbers while driving. If you arereading an conversations that may be distracting.
address book or business card, or writing a Stressful or emotional conversations and
“to-do” list while driving a car, you are not driving do not mix; they are distracting
watching where you are going. It is common and even dangerous when you are behind
sense. Don’t get caught in a dangerous the wheel of a car. Make people you are
situation because you are reading or writing talking with aware you are driving and if
and not paying attention to the road or necessary, suspend conversations which
nearby vehicles. have the potential to divert your attention
6. Dial sensibly and assess the traffic; if from the road.
possible, place calls when you are not 8. Use your wireless phone to call for help.
moving or before pulling into traffic. Try to Your wireless phone is one of the greatest
plan your calls before you begin your trip or tools you can own to protect yourself and
attempt to coincide your calls with times you your family in dangerous situations — with
may be stopped at a stop sign, red light or your phone at your side, help is only three
otherwise stationary. But if you need to dial numbers away. Dial 911 or other local
while driving, follow this simple tip— dial emergency number in the case of fire,
only a few numbers, check the road and traffic accident, road hazard or medical
your mirrors, then continue. emergency. Remember, it is a free call on
your wireless phone!
9. Use your wireless phone to help others in Consumer Information on SAR
emergencies. Your wireless phone provides
(Speciﬁc Absorption Rate)
you a perfect opportunity to be a “Good
Samaritan” in your community. If you see This Model Phone Meets the
an auto accident, crime in progress or Government’s Requirements for Exposure
other serious emergency where lives are in to Radio Waves.
danger, call 911 or other local emergency Your wireless phone is a radio transmitter and
number, as you would want others to do receiver. It is designed and manufactured not
for you. to exceed the emission limits for exposure
10. Call roadside assistance or a special to radio frequency (RF) energy set by the
wireless non-emergency assistance Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
number when necessary. Certain situations of the U.S. Government. These limits are part
you encounter while driving may require of comprehensive guidelines and establish
attention, but are not urgent enough to permitted levels of RF energy for the general
merit a call for emergency services. But population. The guidelines are based on
you can still use your wireless phone to standards that were developed by independent
lend a hand. If you see a broken-down scientific organizations through periodic and
vehicle posing no serious hazard, a broken thorough evaluation of scientific studies. The
traffic signal, a minor traffic accident standards include a substantial safety margin
where no one appears injured or a vehicle. designed to assure the safety of all persons,
you know to be stolen, call roadside regardless of age and health.
assistance or other special non-emergency
For more information, please call to 888-901-
SAFE, or visit our website www.ctia.org.
The exposure standard for wireless mobile Before a phone model is available for sale
phones employs a unit of measurement known to the public, it must be tested and certified
as the Specific Absorption Rate, or SAR. The to the FCC that it does not exceed the limit
SAR limit set by the FCC is 1.6W/kg. * Tests for established by the government-adopted
SAR are conducted using standard operating requirement for safe exposure. The tests are
positions specified by the FCC with the phone performed in positions and locations (e.g., at
transmitting at its highest certified power level the ear and worn on the body) as required
in all tested frequency bands. Although SAR by the FCC for each model. The highest SAR
is determined at the highest certified power value for this model phone when tested for
level, the actual SAR level of the phone while use at the ear is 0.44 W/kg and when worn on
operating can be well below the maximum the body, as described in this user’s manual,
value. Because the phone is designed to is 0.84 W/kg. (Body-worn measurements
operate at multiple power levels to use only differ among phones models, depending upon
the power required to reach the network, in available accessories and FCC requirements.)
general, the closer you are to a wireless base While there may be differences between
station antenna, the lower the power output. SAR levels of various phones and at various
positions, they all meet the government
requirement for safe exposure.
The FCC has granted an Equipment
Authorization for this model phone with all
reported SAR levels evaluated as in compliance
with the FCC RF emission guidelines. SAR
information on this model phone is on file with
the FCC and can be found under the Display
Grant section of http://www.fcc.gov/ after
searching on FCC ID ZNFA340.
Additional information on Specific Absorption
Rates (SAR) can be found on the Cellular
Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA)
website at http://www.ctia.org.
* In the United States and Canada, the SAR
limit for mobile phones used by the public
is 1.6 watts/kg (W/kg) averaged over one
gram of tissue. The standard incorporates a
substantial margin of safety to give additional
protection for the public and to account for
any variations in measurements.
To help you understand the main technical terms and abbreviations used in this booklet and to
take full advantage of the features on your mobile phone, here are a few definitions.
Call Forwarding GSM (Global System for Mobile
The ability to reroute calls to another number. Communication)
International standard for cellular
Call Waiting communication, guaranteeing compatibility
The ability to inform users that they have an between the various network operators. GSM
incoming call when engaged on another call. covers most European countries and many
other parts of the world.
GPRS (General Packet Radio
GPRS guarantees continuous connection to the Programming language generating applications
Internet for mobile phone and computer users. that can run on all hardware platforms,
It is based on the Global System for Mobile whether small, medium, or large, without
Communication (GSM) circuit-switched cellular modification.
phone connections and the Short Message It has been promoted for and geared heavily
Service (SMS). towards the Web, both for public Web sites and
Intranets. When a Java program runs from a
Web page, it is called a Java applet. When it
is run on a mobile phone or pager, it is called
Line Identification Services SIM Card
(Caller ID) Card containing a chip with all the information
Service allowing subscribers to view or block required to operate the phone (network
the telephone numbers of callers. and memory information, as well as the
subscriber’s personal data). The SIM card fits
Conference Calls into a small slot on the back of the phone and
is protected by the battery.
Ability to establish a conference call involving
up to five additional parties.
SMS (Short Message Service)
Phone Password Network service sending and receiving
text messages to and from another
Security code used to unlock the phone
subscriber, without the need to speak to
when you have selected the option to lock it
the correspondent. The message created or
automatically each time it switches on.
received (up to 160 characters long) can be
displayed, received, edited, or sent.
Use of your phone when you are outside your
home area (for example, when traveling).
SDN (Service Dial Number)
Telephone numbers supplied by your network
provider and giving access to special services
such as voice mail, directory inquiries,
customer support, and emergency services.
AT&T GPS ............................................................48 Calculator.............................................................58
About...................................................................30 Calendar ..............................................................57
Access Points.......................................................75 Call ......................................................................67
Alarm Clock..........................................................56 Call Forwarding ....................................................71
Alert Tone.............................................................66 Call Reject............................................................72
Answer Mode.......................................................71 Call Waiting ..........................................................72
Applications..........................................................75 Caller Groups .......................................................29
AT&T Address Book Native Sync (AAB) ..................28 Camera & Recordings...........................................61
AT&T Music..........................................................49 Camera Album......................................................63
Audio ...................................................................48 Clocks & Calendar ................................................70
Audio & Ringtones................................................66 Color Schemes.....................................................70
Auto Redial...........................................................71 Connection...........................................................72
B Create Message ...................................................31
Bluetooth Menu Options........................................73 Date & Time .........................................................67
Browser ...............................................................76 Drafts...................................................................34
File Manager ........................................................65 Menu Styles .........................................................70
Flight Mode..........................................................68 Message Alert ......................................................36
Fonts ...................................................................70 Message Settings .................................................36
Message Tone ......................................................66
G Messaging ...........................................................31
Games .................................................................61 Minute Minder......................................................71
Mobile Web ..........................................................40
I Multimedia Message.............................................37
Inbox....................................................................34 Music Player.........................................................49
Internet Profiles ....................................................74 My Stuff ...............................................................48
Keypad Tone.........................................................67 New Contact.........................................................29
Languages ...........................................................68 O
P Software Update ...................................................78
Phone Info............................................................78 Speed Dial............................................................29
Phone Settings .....................................................67 Stopwatch ............................................................59
R Take Photo ...........................................................61
Recent Calls .........................................................56 Tasks ...................................................................59
Record Video ........................................................62 Text Message .......................................................36
Record Voice ........................................................64 Time & Cost .........................................................72
Reset Settings ......................................................69 Tip Calculator .......................................................60
Ringtone...............................................................66 Tools ....................................................................54
Save To ................................................................36 U
Security................................................................68 Unit Converter ......................................................60
Send DTMF Tones.................................................72 USB Connection....................................................74
Send My Number..................................................71 Used Space ..........................................................75
Service Message ..................................................38
Service Number ....................................................30 V
Set Default Storage...............................................75 Video ...................................................................48
Set Hotkeys ..........................................................68 Voice Command ...................................................54
Settings................................................................66 Voicemail .............................................................35
Shop Tones ..........................................................66 Voicemail Number ................................................38
SIM Management .................................................29