Kit Guide: Huawei P10 Lite - using it

Figuring out where things are on a new phone can be confusing, so this guide will help you get more familiar with your P10 Lite.

1. Making phone calls

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This is how to make phone calls on the P10 Lite.

Press the Phone icon on the Home screen (it's in the bottom-left corner) to open the app.

 
 
 
 
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  • You'll see the dial pad where you can type in a number, then press the green phone to call it.
  • Press the Contacts tab at the top to search through the people you've already got. Tap one to call them.

2. Sending texts & multimedia messages (MMS)

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This is how you can send text and picture messages on the P10 Lite.

Sending texts

 
 
 
 
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1.

Open your apps and tap Messaging.

 

2.

Press New message at the bottom.

 

3.

Put the person's name in the 'To' box.

 

4.

Write your text in the box underneath, then press the green arrow when you're ready to send it.

 

Sending attachments & multimedia messages (MMS)

Sending picture messages (MMS messages) can cost you, so we'd recommend that you check with your network about charges first.

 
 
 
 
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1.

Write your text as normal, then press the paperclip on the left of the box.

 

2.

Choose which things you want to attach by tapping them, then press the tick in the top-right corner.

 

3.

You'll see the file added to your message.

 

4.

When you're happy, press the green arrow to send it.

 

Deleting a message thread

All the messages between you and someone else are grouped into a 'thread'. To delete a full conversation, press and hold on it in your Inbox, then tap 'Delete' at the bottom.

3. Sending emails

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This is how you can send emails and attachments on the P10 Lite.

Sending an email

Before you can start sending emails, you'll need to set the account up.

 
 
 
 
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1.

Open your Inbox, then press Compose at the bottom.

 

2.

Type the person's name or email address in the 'To' box.

 

3.

Add a 'Subject' to the Subject box.

 

4.

Write your email in the box that's left, then when you've finished, tap the blue arrow at the top to send it.

 

Adding an attachment

 
 
 
 
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1.

Write your email, then tap the paperclip on the right and choose what to attach.

 

2.

Find the items you want.

 

3.

Tap each one you're adding, then press the tick in the top-right corner.

 

4.

You'll see a preview of them above your message. When you're happy, press the blue arrow to send.

4. Setting alarms

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Instead of using a separate alarm clock, your phone can wake you up in the morning. Here's how to set alarms.

 

 
 
 
 
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1.

Go to Apps > Clock, then tap Add at the bottom.

 

2.

Slide the numbers until the time you want is set.

 

3.

Press Repeat to choose which days you'll hear the alarm.

 

4.

When it's done, tap the tick in the top-right corner to set it.

You should be a bit more familiar with your P10 Lite now, but the Team Knowhow Experts are on hand here if you want to talk anything through.