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You can remove the default widgets on your home screen. Press and hold on a blank spot on the home screen. Then click on the unwanted icon and a Remove option will come up. Press this and the widget will be removed

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If you are worried about your phone being stolen, you can allow remote locking of the device by text message. To activate, go to Menu – Settings – Phone – Phone management – Security settings – Phone and SIM card – Remote phone locking. Enable this and choose a Remote Locking Message. This should be at least 5 characters. Then set a PIN to unlock the phone.

To activate the lock, simply text this Remote Locking Message to your phone

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Long press the 0 (zero) key

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Simply press on the Clock in the notifications bar to change the Clock or Alarm settings

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Warning: use these at your own risk
To use these, go to your phone dialer and type in these as if you are dialing a phone number.
*#7370# – Hard reset
*#7780# – Soft reset
*#06# – Display your IMEI number
*#0000# – Display information about phone software
*#92702689# – Shows warranty information

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A useful feature is that when you are on a call and the phone is muted, the Menu key will turn from White to Red. This can be handy to check if you’re saying something you don’t want the other person to hear

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The sound Recorder application can be quite handy, but the sound quality doesn’t default to high. To change this, open the application by going to Applications – Office – Recorder. Then press Options – Settings – Recording quality and choose High

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If you regularly scan an area which has unwanted WiFi hotspots, you can filter them out of scans. Go to Menu – Settings – Connectivity – WLAN – Filter WLANs. Then select the ones you don’t want

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Warning: This will erase ALL data on your phone (although not memory card)

There are two ways to restore your phone to it’s factory settings:
If your phone is working fine, then go to Menu – Settings – Phone – Phone management – Factory settings – Delete data and restore
If your phone has frozen and you want to hard reset it, turn it off, or pull the battery out and re-insert it. Then hold down the Volume down + Camera key + Menu key. Then while holding them down, hold the Power button. The phone will then shake to indicate it’s rebooting

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