Using a Huawei Mate 9

This guide goes through the basics of using your Mate 9. It covers everything from making a phone call to setting alarms.

 

Making calls

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This is how to make calls on your Mate 9.

 
 
 
 
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Tap the Phone icon on the Home screen to open the dialler. Using the keypad, type in the number you want and press the green phone to call it.

2.

Press Contacts at the top to see a list of your contacts. Tap one to call them.

Sending text and picture messages

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This is how to send texts and pictures from your Mate 9.

Sending texts

 
 
 
 
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Press Messaging on the home screen to open your inbox.

2.

At the bottom, press New message.

3.

Type the persons name or mobile number in the 'To' box at the top.

4.

Write your message in the box at the bottom, then press the right arrow when you're ready to send it.

Sending attachments

 
 
 
 
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1.

Write out your text, then press the paperclip on the left.

2.

Choose the items you want to add.

3.

Press the tick in the top-right corner to add it to your message.

4.

When you're ready to send, press the right arrow.

Sending emails and attachments

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To start sending emails from your phone, you'll need to have the account set up already. If you haven't done it yet, you can use our Setup Guide to help you.

 
 
 
 
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Open your Inbox and press Compose at the bottom.

2.

In the 'To' box, write the persons Name or email address.

3.

Add a subject to the 'Subject' box.

4.

Write your message in the box that's left, then press the right arrow at the top to send it.

Adding an attachment

 
 
 
 
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Write your email as normal, then press the paperclip in the bottom-right. Choose the type of item you're adding.

2.

Look through your files and tap what you want to add. Press the tick in the top-right corner to add them to the email.

3.

You might be asked to resize the picture if it's quite big. Choose a size.

4.

You'll see a preview of your attachment on the email. When you're happy with it, press the right arrow at the top to send it.

Setting an alarm

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Make sure you're always on time by using this guide to start setting alarms.

 
 
 
 
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1.

Tap the Clock app on the Home screen.

2.

Tap the Alarm tab at the top, then press Add at the bottom for a new one.

3.

Slide the left numbers to set the Hour you want the alarm setting at.

4.

Slide the right-hand numbers to set the minutes, then press the tick in the top-right corner to save it.

That should be everything you need to know to start using your Mate 9. If there's anything else you need help with, you can contact a Team Knowhow Expert here.

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