Kit Guide: HTC Desire 510 - using it

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This guide will help you with some of the basics of the Desire 510. We'll cover calls, texts, emails and alarms.

Making phone calls

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These steps will show you how to make phone calls on your Desire 510.

 
 
 
 
Desire 510 Calls
1.

Tap the phone icon from the Home screen.

2.

Type the number you want to call, then tap Call.

3.

Tap People to see your contacts. Scroll through the list and tap the one you want to call.

4.

Tap the magnifying glass to search for a name.

You can also block numbers and manage some other call settings by tapping the Menu button (three dots).

Sending texts & multimedia messages (MMS)

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This chapter of the guide will help you with sending text and picture messages.

Sending texts

 
 
 
 
Desire 510 Messages 1
1.

Tap the Messaging app (the white speech bubble with green lines).

2.

Tap the + at the top.

3.

Tap in the To line and type a contact's name, then choose a contact.

4.

Tap in the Add text box to write your message, then tap the speech bubble to send it.

Sending attachments & multimedia messages (MMS)

 
 
 
 
Desire 510 Messages 2
1.

Follow steps 1 - 4 above, and tap the paperclip.

2.

You'll see options to choose what you'd like to attach. You can choose from the files on your phone, or take a new picture, video, or voice recording.

3.

Tap the file you want to attach, and your attachment will show in the body of the message.

4.

Add more text if you want, and tap the speech bubble to send.

Deleting a message thread

Open the Messaging app and tap the menu button, then tap Delete threads. Tap the one you want to delete, then tap Delete at the bottom.

Sending emails

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To send emails on your 510, you'll need to have added an email account already.

Sending an email

 
 
 
 
Desire 510 Attach 1
1.

Go to Apps > Email and tap +.

2.

Tap in the To line, and start typing your contact's name. You'll see any matching contacts - tap the one you want.

3.

Type a Subject.

4.

Tap in the main window to write your message, then tap the envelope to send it.

Adding an attachment

 
 
 
 
Desire 510 Attach 2
1.

Follow steps 1 - 5 above, and tap the paperclip.

2.

Find, and tap the file you want to attach.

3.

To send, tap the envelope.

Setting alarms

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To set alarms on your phone, follow these steps.

 
 
 
 
Desire 510 Alarms 1
1.

Go to Apps Clock > alarms.

2.

Tap the + at the top of the screen.

3.

Scroll through the hours and minutes to choose a time, then tap Done.

4.

Tapping Repeat lets you set the alarm for more than one day (like weekdays). Tap the days you want, then tap OK.

 
 
 
 
Desire 510 Alarm 2
5.

You can name your alarm, and change the sound and vibration options. Tap Done when you're happy with the settings.

6.

Your alarm will show in a list, and you can turn it on or off by tapping the box.

7.

To delete an alarm, tap the Menu button, then Delete.

8.

Choose the alarms you want to delete, then tap Delete.

That should be everything you need to know to start using your phone, but if you need more help, you can get in touch with a Team Knowhow expert here.

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