Downloading apps from the web Uninstalling an app Your first week with your new phone About waterproof protection Basics Motion Launch Notifications Working with text Battery HTC Dot View HTC Guide Personalizing Making HTCDesire EYE truly yours Ringtones, notification sounds, and alarms...
Arranging apps Lock screen HTC BlinkFeed Your dynamic Home screen Turning HTC BlinkFeed on or off Ways of adding content on HTC BlinkFeed Customizing the Highlights feed Saving articles for later Posting to your social networks Removing content from HTC BlinkFeed...
Copying a text message to the nano SIM card Deleting messages and conversations Search and web browser Getting instant information with Google Now Searching HTCDesire EYE and the Web Browsing the Web Bookmarking a webpage Using your browsing history...
Internet connections Turning the data connection on or off Managing your data usage Wi-Fi Connecting to VPN Using HTCDesire EYE as a Wi-Fi hotspot Sharing your phone's Internet connection by USB tethering Wireless sharing Bluetooth HTC Mini+ Settings and security...
Assigning a PIN to a nano SIM card Lock screen notifications Hiding the caller from the lock screen Setting a screen lock Setting up face unlock Bypassing the lock screen Navigating HTCDesire EYE with TalkBack Trademarks and copyrights Index...
About this guide About this guide In this user guide, we use the following symbols to indicate useful and important information: This is a note. A note often gives additional information, such as what happens when you choose to do or not to do a certain action. A note also provides information that may only be applicable to some situations.
Important RF Notice Important RF Notice This device was tested for compliance with the applicable FCC and Industry Canada specific absorption rate (SAR) limits for radio frequency (RF) exposure during typical body-worn operations. To ensure that RF exposure levels remain at or below the tested levels, use a belt-clip, holster, or similar accessory that maintains a minimum separation distance of 1.0 cm between your body and the device, with either the front or back of the device facing towards your body.
Important note on recoverable data Important note on recoverable data Files and other data that have been deleted, cleared, removed, or erased from your device may still be recoverable by third-party data recovery software. Even a factory reset may not permanently erase all data from your phone, including personal information.
Features you'll enjoy The HTC Eye Experience Take advantage of the 13 megapixel front and back cameras to capture striking photos and videos. With the new HTC Eye ™ Experience, enjoy features beyond conventional camera shooting. Here are some of these features:...
Features you'll enjoy Features on HTCDesire EYE HTCDesire EYE gives you options for quick and easy setup. Transferring your old phone's content such as your contacts, messages, and media can be done right from HTCDesire EYE. Also, enjoy taking shots with the camera, checking personalized content with ®...
See Viewing a Zoe in Gallery on page 91. Immerse in music § Watch mesmerizing visualizations as you play songs in HTC Music. And if lyrics are available, they'll show onscreen. See Viewing song lyrics on page 115. § With HTC BoomSound ™...
§ If you want to use a case or screen protector, don’t cover and block the proximity sensor. Purchase a case or screen protector designed for HTCDesire EYE. § Avoid connecting third-party headsets or accessories with metallic charms that dangle near the headset jack.
Inserting a nano SIM card With HTCDesire EYE facing up, the nano SIM slot is on the left side. 1. With the HTCDesire EYE facing down, insert your fingertip in the small nano SIM tray slot opening, and then pull the nano SIM tray out.
Make sure the cover doesn’t protrude from the side. Removing a nano SIM card 1. With the HTCDesire EYE facing down, insert your fingertip in the small nano SIM tray slot opening, and then pull the nano SIM tray out.
Unboxing 3. To reinsert the nano SIM tray, center it first in the slot, and then slide it all the way in. 4. Slide your finger several times across the cover that’s attached to the nano SIM tray, to ensure that it’s closed evenly and firmly. Make sure the cover doesn’t protrude from the side.
Inserting the microSD card With HTCDesire EYE facing up, the microSD slot is on the left side. 1. With the HTCDesire EYE facing down, insert your fingertip in the small microSD tray slot opening, and then pull the microSD tray out.
Make sure the cover doesn’t protrude from the side. Unmounting the storage card When you need to remove the storage card while HTCDesire EYE is on, unmount the storage card first to prevent corrupting or damaging the files in the storage card.
Unboxing 3. To reinsert the microSD tray, center it first in the slot, and then slide it all the way in. 4. Slide your finger several times across the cover that’s attached to the microSD tray, to ensure that it’s closed evenly and firmly. Make sure the cover doesn’t protrude from the side.
HTCDesire EYE for several minutes before powering it on. § Use only the adapter and the USB cable that came with HTCDesire EYE to charge the battery. When the battery power is too low, make sure to use the power adapter to charge, not the USB cable connection with your computer.
Unboxing Switching the power off 1. If the display is off, press the POWER button to turn it back on. 2. Press and hold the POWER button for a few seconds. 3. Tap Power off on the options menu.
Exchange ActiveSync Server in your workplace. ® ActiveSync Phone contacts You can create contacts locally on HTCDesire EYE, if you don't prefer to store them on your online accounts. nano SIM card Copy all your nano SIM contacts to HTCDesire EYE.
Then reconnect HTCDesire EYE and copy them over. Home screen After you've turned on and set up HTCDesire EYE for the first time, you'll see HTC BlinkFeed. § Customize HTC BlinkFeed to show posts from your social networks, headlines from your favorite news media, and more.
Home screen, and more. § Tap Accounts & sync to add and sign in to your different accounts, such as email, social networks, and more. § Tap Security to help secure HTCDesire EYE, for example with a screen lock.
2. Tap AT&T software update > Check for updates. Getting apps from Google Play Google Play is the place to go to find new apps for HTCDesire EYE. Choose from a wide variety of free and paid apps ranging from productivity apps, entertainment, to games.
§ Before you can install the downloaded app, make sure that you've set HTCDesire EYE to allow installation of third-party apps in Settings > Security > Unknown sources. 1. Open the browser, and then go to the website where you can download the app you want.
Phone setup and transfer Uninstalling an app If you no longer need an app that you've downloaded and installed, you can uninstall Most of the preloaded apps cannot be uninstalled. From the Apps screen, press and hold the app you want to remove, and then drag it to Uninstall.
About waterproof protection What does it mean by waterproof in HTCDesire EYE? HTCDesire EYE has an IP Code of IPX7. The phone meets this standard under the condition that the nano SIM and microSD covers are closed tightly.
Your first week with your new phone While using Don't immerse HTCDesire EYE in or let the USB port and headset jack come in contact with the following: § Water containing soap, detergent, or shower gel § Sea water, swimming pools, spas, and hot springs §...
Drying After HTCDesire EYE gets wet, drain the water off the phone to avoid getting your clothes or bag wet. Also, the sound volume of the earpiece, speakers, and microphone may be less audible if these parts are not dried well.
Sleep mode Sleep mode saves battery power by putting HTCDesire EYE into a low power state while the display is off. It also stops accidental button presses when HTCDesire EYE is in your bag. Switching to Sleep mode To turn off the display and switch to Sleep mode, you can: §...
Your first week with your new phone Unlocking the screen § Swipe up to unlock the screen, swipe right to go directly to HTC BlinkFeed, or swipe left to go to the Home widget panel. § You can also press and hold the lock icon, and then drag it up, right, or left.
Your first week with your new phone Pick up to lower volume In a business meeting or restaurant, pick HTCDesire EYE up when a call comes in to lower the ring volume automatically. You can turn this feature on or off. Go to Settings, tap Sound, and then select or clear Quiet ring on pickup.
Your first week with your new phone Touch gestures Use touch gestures to get around the Home screen, open apps, scroll through lists, and more. § Tap the screen with your finger when you want to select onscreen items such as application and settings icons, or press onscreen buttons.
Your first week with your new phone Drag Press and hold your finger with some pressure before you start to drag. While dragging, don't release your finger until you have reached the target position. Flick Flicking the screen is similar to swiping, except that you need to swipe your finger in light, quicker strokes, such as when moving right and left on the Home screen, or flicking through a contacts or...
Your first week with your new phone Slide with two fingers In some apps, like Gallery, Messages, Mail, or the web browser, slide two fingers apart to zoom in when viewing a picture or text. Slide two fingers together to zoom out of the picture or text.
If you've set up another security layer like a screen lock pattern or PIN, you'll be asked to provide your credentials first before HTCDesire EYE opens the app or folder. Sharing content Have something to share, such as a photo or video? §...
2. Pull down with your finger, and then release to refresh. Capturing your phone's screen Want to show off your high game score or write a blog post about HTCDesire EYE features? It's easy to take a picture of the screen and share it from Gallery.
Waking up the phone with Motion Launch When the screen is off and HTCDesire EYE is in sleep mode, use Motion Launch to wake up and unlock your phone directly to an app or screen. Motion Launch is a combination of a motion gesture, which is to lift the phone, followed by a finger gesture.
Your first week with your new phone Wake up the phone directly to HTC BlinkFeed 1. Lift the phone in portrait orientation. 2. Swipe right across the screen right away. Make sure you're not touching the screen when the phone vibrates.
Your first week with your new phone Making a call with Quick call When the screen is off and HTCDesire EYE is in sleep mode, easily make a call by just swiping and using voice commands. § This feature may not be available in all languages.
Your first week with your new phone Bypassing the screen lock for Quick call If you've set a screen lock with credentials, you can set HTCDesire EYE to skip the security screen so you can immediately place calls with Quick call.
Your first week with your new phone Notifications Notifications panel Notification icons inform you of new messages, calendar events, alarms, and activities in progress such as files downloading. When you see notification icons, open the Notifications panel to check out details of the notifications that you've received.
183. Notification LED The notification LED shows a: § Solid green light when HTCDesire EYE is connected to the power adapter or a computer and the battery is fully charged. § Flashing green light when you have a pending notification.
LED. Working with text Selecting, copying, and pasting text In HTC apps such as Internet and Mail, you can select and copy text, and then paste or share it. 1. Press and hold on a word. 2. Drag the start and end anchors to highlight the surrounding text you want to select.
§ Swipe right to show number and symbol keys. To return to the main keyboard, swipe left. § Press to close the onscreen keyboard. To open the keyboard settings, press and hold the comma key if you see above the key. Or go to Settings > Language & keyboard > HTC Sense Input.
Selecting a keyboard layout Choose a keyboard layout that suits your typing style. 1. Go to Settings, and then tap Language & keyboard > HTC Sense Input. 2. Tap Keyboard selection > Keyboard types. 3. Select the keyboard layout that you want to use.
This feature is available only for Latin-based languages. 1. Go to Settings, and then tap Language & keyboard > HTC Sense Input. 2. Tap Keyboard selection > Bilingual prediction, and then choose the language you want.
Instead of tapping the keys on the onscreen keyboard, you can "trace" to type words. This feature is available only for Latin-based languages. 1. Turn on the Trace keyboard in Settings > Language & keyboard > HTC Sense Input. 2. On the onscreen keyboard, slide your finger from one letter to the next to enter a word.
1. Go to Settings, and then tap Battery Manager. 2. Tap History. 3. If you've used HTCDesire EYE for a long time since the last charge, swipe left or right to scale the graph that details battery usage over time.
How long the battery can last before it needs recharging depends on how you use HTCDesire EYE. HTCDesire EYE power management helps to increase battery life. If you like more control by tweaking settings on your own, try out some of these battery saving tips.
Your first week with your new phone § Use automatic brightness (the default), or manually lower the brightness. § Set the screen timeout to a shorter time. § Don't use a live wallpaper for your Home screen. Animation effects are nice to show off to other people but they drain your battery.
§ Check your apps’ settings as you may find more options to optimize the battery. HTC Dot View Personalizing HTC Dot View If you bought the HTC Dot View case designed for HTCDesire EYE, use its app to personalize what's seen through the case. To use the app, tap >...
Not seeing recent calls on HTC Dot View? By default, up to 3 received or dialed numbers will be displayed on HTC Dot View. § If you're not seeing them, open the HTC Dot View app, and then select Show call history.
Personalizing Personalizing Making HTCDesire EYE truly yours Make HTCDesire EYE look and sound just the way you want it. § Choose a ringtone and other sounds that you like to use. See Ringtones, notification sounds, and alarms on page 57.
Personalizing Home wallpaper Choose from the available wallpapers, or use any photo you've taken with the camera. 1. Press and hold an empty space on a widget panel. 2. In the pop-up menu, tap Home screen wallpaper. 3. Choose from where you want to select a wallpaper. To use a photo you captured with the camera, tap Gallery, choose and crop a photo, and then tap Done.
Personalizing 4. Scroll through the widgets, or tap to search for a specific widget. Some widgets are available in different styles and sizes. 5. Press and hold and then drag the widget to a widget panel you want to add it You can also add widgets that allow you to quickly switch on or off certain settings such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
§ You won't be able to add a new widget panel if you've already reached the maximum limit. § HTC BlinkFeed always appears as the first panel (if it's not removed). A widget panel cannot be added before HTC BlinkFeed.
2. When the widget or icon turns red, lift your finger. Changing your main Home screen Set HTC BlinkFeed or a widget panel as your main Home screen. 1. Press and hold an empty space on a widget panel. 2. In the pop-up menu, tap Manage home screen pages.
2. Press and hold an app or shortcut in the folder, and then drag it out to Arranging apps On the Apps screen, you can rearrange the apps and change the layout. 1. From HTC BlinkFeed or any widget panel, tap 2. Tap , and then choose how to arrange apps, such as alphabetically.
Personalizing Grouping apps into a folder 1. On the Apps screen, tap > Custom. 2. Tap > Rearrange apps. 3. Press and hold an app, and then drag it over to another app to automatically create a folder. 4. To add more apps, drag each app over to the folder. 5.
Personalizing Moving or deleting a lock screen widget 1. On the lock screen, pull from the right edge until you see the widget you want to move or delete. 2. Press and hold the widget, and then drag it left or right to the position that you want.
2. Tap > Add content. 3. Choose a category. Or, if it's your first time to add content on HTC BlinkFeed, tap the tile that says Get automatic recommendations from BlinkFeed. Sign in to get recommendations. 4. Select one or more feed sources.
Do one of the following: § While viewing an article, tap § On HTC BlinkFeed, press and hold the tile of the article you want to bookmark. Then tap Read later. You'll find the reading list in the slideout menu.
HTC BlinkFeed Posting to your social networks You can easily post a status update from HTC BlinkFeed. 1. On HTC BlinkFeed, swipe right to open the slideout menu. 2. Tap > Compose, and then choose a social network. 3. Compose your status update and post it on your social network.
Take great photos and videos with the camera, and make them more memorable by applying a variety of filters and scenes. HTCDesire EYE has a dedicated CAMERA button that you can use to launch the camera and to take your shots.
Camera Choosing a capture mode HTCDesire EYE gives you a variety of capture modes to use. On the Viewfinder screen, tap , and then select a capture mode to use. Zooming Zooming works on both the main camera and front camera.
§ If you are using the default settings and the photo still appears too dark, switch to Night scene, but place HTCDesire EYE on a level surface to keep it steady. § If there are parts of the image that are in shadows and others are in highlights, use HDR to capture multiple shots of different exposures and combine them into one shot.
Camera Taking a photo while recording a video — VideoPic Choose Auto scene to use this feature. While you're recording video using the main camera, tap to capture a still shot of your subject. Setting the video resolution 1. Switch to Camera mode. 2.
Camera Selfies and people shots Tips for taking selfies and people shots Do you want yourself, your family, and friends to look best in your shots? Here are some camera options you can adjust or select before taking selfies and people shots. Portrait scene Using the Portrait scene helps a little in smoothing the skin in your selfies and people shots.
Camera Applying skin touch-ups with Live Makeup Touch up your skin before taking your selfie. Live Makeup smoothens your skin in real time. 1. Switch to Selfie or Photo booth mode. To find out how to switch between capture modes, see Choosing a capture mode on page 70.
Camera 6. Pose and frame yourself on the Viewfinder screen. 7. Look at the front camera, and then: § Say Say Cheese or Capture to take a photo selfie. § Say Action or Rolling to record a video selfie. You can also use voice capture with the main camera. Switch to Camera mode, and then turn on Voice capture in the camera settings.
Camera Split camera and Crop-Me-In Using Split Capture mode Use the Split Capture mode to capture both your selfie and the scenery in front of you. 1. Open the Camera app. 2. Switch to Split Capture mode. To find out how to switch between capture modes, see Choosing a capture mode on page 70.
2. Switch to Pan 360 mode. To find out how to switch between capture modes, Choosing a capture mode on page 70. 3. Hold HTCDesire EYE at face level so you'll have more room to capture scenes above or below you.
5. When you're ready to take the shot, tap . Or simply press the CAMERA button. 6. Pan left or right in either landscape or portrait view. Hold HTCDesire EYE as smoothly as you can to automatically capture frames. You can also tap to stop capturing anytime.
Camera Other camera features Using HDR When shooting portraits against a bright background, use HDR, short for High Dynamic Range, to capture your subjects clearly. HDR brings out the details of both the highlights and shadows, even in high contrast lighting. HDR works best when your subject is steady.
Camera 5. Tap a setting, and then drag across its slider to make adjustments. 6. When done, tap . To display the settings again, just tap . 7. When you're ready to take a photo, tap You can save your customized settings as a new camera mode. Saving your settings as a camera mode Save a scene or custom settings as a new camera mode so you can conveniently use it anytime you need it.
Viewing photos and videos organized by time Photos and videos on HTCDesire EYE are grouped together in Timeline view according to when they were taken. 1. On the Gallery app’s main screen, swipe to the Timeline tab. You'll see thumbnails for every time period.
Gallery Copying or moving photos or videos to another album 1. On the Gallery app’s main screen, swipe to the Albums tab. 2. Tap a tile to open an album. 3. Tap > Move to or Copy to. 4. Select the photos or videos you want to move or copy and then tap Next. 5.
New place to manually enter a new name. 3. Tap Save. Renaming the 1. Tap Rename this place. location 2. Enter a new name. 3. Tap Save. You'll only see Rename this place if the name is stored on HTCDesire EYE.
Gallery Finding matching photos Looking for photos of a specific person or thing? Use Image match to find photos faster instead of browsing through Gallery. 1. On the Gallery app’s main screen, swipe to the Timeline, Albums, or Locations tab. 2.
Gallery 4. Draw on the photo. 5. Tap Done > The edited photo is saved as a copy. The original photo remains unedited. Applying custom filters to photos Filters can only be applied to photos that are stored locally. 1. In Gallery, open the photo you want in full screen, tap it, and then tap 2.
Gallery Using Face Fusion Wonder what you would like if you shared the same features as another person? Face Fusion uses a person’s photo and a target face to merge the two photos into one. To use Face Fusion, the faces in each photo have to be 100 x 100 pixels or larger in size.
Gallery Creating an action sequence shot Hop, skip, or jump. Create a sequence shot to stitch a series of actions into one photo. This feature is available for a batch of shots that was captured with continuous shooting mode. 1. In Gallery, open the photo you want in full screen, tap it, and then tap 2.
Gallery Removing unwanted objects in a photo Did a pedestrian or passing car ruin your otherwise perfect shot of a famous landmark? Retouch the photo to remove unwanted people or objects. This feature is available for a batch of shots that was captured with continuous shooting mode.
Gallery Changing the video playback speed Want to add a cinematic flair to your video by slowing down a particular scene? You can vary the playback speed of a selected section of a slow motion video. You can only change the video playback speed of videos captured using the slow motion scene in the Camera app.
Video chat and phone calls Video chat and phone calls Video chat While doing a video call using a third-party video chat app, you can use Face Tracking to keep your face in view at all times. You can also use Screen Share to share your phone screen with the person you're calling.
Video chat and phone calls 3. Drag the mini-window anywhere you want. 4. Depending on the video chat app, you can single or double-tap the mini- window to switch screens with the called participant. 5. Tap again to turn off Face Tracking. Sharing your phone screen Want to show off some pics or teach your friend how to use a phone feature? Screen Share allows you to show your phone screen to the person you're video chatting with.
Video chat and phone calls 3. If there are a number of matches found (for example, 8 matches), tap the number to see all the matches. 4. Tap the contact you want to call. § To check other phone numbers associated with the contact, tap beside the contact name.
§ Press the POWER button. § Place HTCDesire EYE face down on a level surface. If HTCDesire EYE is already facing down, it will still ring when there are subsequent incoming calls. What can I do during a call? When a call is in progress, you can turn the speakerphone on, place the call on hold, and more.
Video chat and phone calls Muting the microphone during a call On the call screen, tap to toggle between turning the microphone on or off. When the microphone is turned off, the mute icon appears in the status bar. Ending a call Do one of the following to end the call: §...
Video chat and phone calls Adding a new phone number to your contacts from Call History 1. On the Call History tab, tap next to the new phone number. 2. Choose whether to create a new contact or save the number to an existing contact.
Video chat and phone calls Changing the default country code for Home dialing 1. Go to Settings, and then tap Call. 2. Tap Home dialing settings. 3. Select a country, and then tap OK. Turning off Home dialing If you prefer to manually enter complete phone numbers to call while roaming, you can turn off Home dialing.
Messages Messages Sending a text message (SMS) 1. Open the Messages app. 2. Tap 3. Enter a contact name or mobile number in the To field. 4. Tap the box that says Add text, and then enter your message. 5. Tap , or press to save the message as a draft.
Similar to a group chat, sending a group MMS lets your recipients join the conversation you've started. HTCDesire EYE also organizes message replies in a single conversation thread. If this is your first time to send a group MMS, you may need to enter your mobile phone number.
4. Tap Replying to a contact's other phone number When a contact has multiple phone numbers stored on HTCDesire EYE, you can select which phone number to reply to. Keep in mind that if you don't select another number, your response will be sent to the phone number that your contact used to send the last message.
Messages 3. Tap > Move to secure box. 4. Select the messages, and then tap Move. To move all the messages from a contact, on the Messages screen, press and hold the contact and tap Move to secure box. § To read messages in the secure box, on the Messages screen, tap >...
Messages Copying a text message to the nano SIM card 1. Open the Messages app. 2. Tap a contact (or phone number) to display the exchange of messages with that contact. 3. Tap the message, and then tap Copy to SIM. The icon is displayed.
Search and web browser Search and web browser Getting instant information with Google Now Do you want to check the weather or your morning commute time before you start your day? Google Now ™ delivers quick and up-to-date information that matters to you —all without the search.
4. To see all available information cards, swipe up the screen and tap More. Depending on the information that you've allowed to share, more information cards will appear on the Google search screen as you use HTCDesire EYE to search the Web, create appointments, set reminders, and more.
3. Tap the On/Off switch next to Google Now, and then tap Turn off. Searching HTCDesire EYE and the Web You can search for information on HTCDesire EYE and on the Web. In the Google Search app, start your search by entering a keyword or by using Google ™...
1. Open the Google Search app. If you've already set up a Google account on HTCDesire EYE, you will be given the option to sign in to Google Now. To sign in to Google Now at a later time, tap Getting instant information with Google Now on page 105.
Search and web browser 4. On the webpage, you can: § Tap a link to open it, or press and hold a link to see more options. § Tap an email address to send a message to the email address, save it to Contacts, and more.
Search and web browser Using your browsing history HTCDesire EYE keeps a record of webpages you've visited. If you don't want HTCDesire EYE to keep your browsing history, browse using an incognito tab. See Private browsing on page 111.
HTC Music Listening to music Enjoy your favorite songs on HTCDesire EYE using the Music app. When you open the Music app for the first time, you'll be asked if you would like to automatically download related content, such as album covers and artist photos, to HTCDesire EYE.
Listen to stronger bass, clearer vocals, and finer details in songs and videos, especially when played in Music and Gallery apps. To turn the HTC BoomSound profile on or off, go to Settings, and then tap the BoomSound On/Off switch.
Entertainment Adding a song to the queue While playing a song, you can also browse other tracks stored on HTCDesire EYE. Add a song or an album to the queue so it plays when the current playlist has finished playing.
Ringtone. Viewing song lyrics Love a song so much that you want to sing along? HTCDesire EYE gives your music an extra kick with song lyrics and cool music visualizations. To save on data usage, connect to a Wi-Fi network when downloading lyrics. In Music settings, select Wi-Fi only.
Watch Later list. 4. While watching a video, you can: § Turn HTCDesire EYE sideways to watch the video in full screen. § Tap the video screen to pause or to resume playback, or drag the slider to jump to a different part of the video.
Listen to your favorite radio stations using the FM Radio app. You need to connect a headset first to the audio jack of HTCDesire EYE to use FM Radio. FM Radio uses the stereo headset as the FM radio antenna.
Entertainment Sharing your media to HTC Connect enabled devices Refer to the documentation that came with the HTC Connect enabled device on how to set it up. 1. Open and play any music or other media content that you want to share from HTCDesire EYE.
TV or wireless speaker. On HTC phones that have HTC Sense 5.5 or later, you can share media to any of the following types of devices by just swiping up with three fingers: §...
Entertainment About HTC Media Link HD Plug in HTC Media Link HD to any TV with an HDMI port. Then swipe up with three- fingers on HTCDesire EYE to connect and display content wirelessly to your TV. HTC Media Link HD is sold separately.
Save and close your files before copying them from your computer to HTCDesire EYE, or vice versa. 1. Connect HTCDesire EYE to the computer using the supplied USB cable. You'll see options for viewing or importing files on the computer screen.
Storage and files Making more storage space As you use HTCDesire EYE, you'll accumulate data and fill its storage capacity over time. Here are some tips on how to increase storage space. Run the storage wizard Free up space in the storage by uninstalling apps and deleting files you no longer want to keep.
Storage and files File Manager About File Manager Use the File Manager app to browse and organize your files and folders on your phone storage and storage card. Switching between storage types 1. Open the File Manager app. The slideout menu listing the types of storage automatically opens.
Store your photos, documents, and other files on Google Drive to access them on HTCDesire EYE, your computer, and your other mobile devices. On HTCDesire EYE, just use your Google Account to sign in to your Google Drive storage. You can then: §...
In Settings, you can check your available Google Drive storage space. Before your Google Drive storage info appears in Settings, you need to access your Google Drive from an HTC app first. For example, use the Mail app to share a link to your Google Drive file.
Storage and files 7. In your Google Drive storage, open the folder that contains the files that you want. 8. Select the files you want to share, and then tap OK. You'll then see the links to your selected files added to your email message. 9.
If you want to export this document as a PDF, tap the icon on the top left, and then tap PDF Export. Saving a document from HTCDesire EYE to Google Drive In Polaris Office 5, you can save a PDF you're viewing or an Office document you created to your Google Drive storage.
Adding your social networks, email accounts, and more You can sync contacts, calendars, and other information from your social networks, email accounts, and online services on HTCDesire EYE. Depending on the account type, signing in to your online accounts lets you sync updates between HTCDesire EYE and the Web.
Ways of backing up files, data, and settings Worried that you might lose important stuff on HTCDesire EYE? Back up HTCDesire EYE before you erase the storage, do a factory reset, or upgrade to a new phone. HTC Sync Manager Use HTC Sync Manager to import music, photos, and videos from HTCDesire EYE to your computer.
Backing up your data locally If you want to separately back up your content such as contacts and text messages on HTCDesire EYE, here are some tips on how to export or import your data. Backing up your contacts 1.
Sync, backup, and reset Backing up your text messages Keep important text messages by backing them up to the phone storage. You can easily restore backed up text messages after you've deleted them from your message list. Text messages in the secure box and blocked messages will not be backed up. To include such messages to your backup, move them first to the general message box.
> Back up to storage card or Back up to email. 4. When prompted, tap OK. Importing your personal dictionary § Go to Settings > Language & keyboard > HTC Sense Input. Tap Personal dictionary > > Restore from storage card.
Installing HTC Sync Manager on your computer § You can install HTC Sync Manager on Windows XP or later versions. To install it on a Mac computer, you need Mac OS 10.6 or later versions. § If you have problem in installing HTC Sync Manager, close all your running programs and reinstall.
Reset Restarting HTCDesire EYE (Soft reset) If HTCDesire EYE is running slower than normal, is unresponsive, or has an app that is not performing properly, try rebooting and see if that helps solve the problem. 1. If the display is off, press the POWER button to turn it back on.
Page 135HTCDesire EYE then restarts. Resetting HTCDesire EYE (Hard reset) If HTCDesire EYE has a persistent problem that cannot be solved, you can perform a factory reset (also called a hard reset or master reset). A factory reset reverts the phone back to its initial state —...
Sync, backup, and reset Performing a factory reset using hardware buttons If you can’t turn HTCDesire EYE on or access settings, you can still perform a factory reset by using the hardware buttons on HTCDesire EYE. The Fast boot option in Settings > Battery Manager must not be selected.
Contacts Contacts Your contacts list The Contacts app lists all contacts you've stored on HTCDesire EYE and from online accounts you're logged in to. Use the Contacts app to easily manage communications with people that matter to you. 1. Open the Contacts app.
Contacts Finding people Search for contacts stored on HTCDesire EYE, your company directory if you have an Exchange ActiveSync account, or social networks you've signed into. 1. Open the Contacts app. 2. On the Contacts tab, you can: § Find people in your contacts list. Tap , and then enter the first few letters of the contact name in the Search people box.
Contacts 4. Enter the contact information in the fields provided. 5. Tap Save. When you tap the added contact in your contacts list, you'll see the contact information and your exchange of messages and calls. Depending on the contact type, you may also see the person's social network updates or events. How do I add an extension number to a contact number? While creating a new contact or editing a contact's details in Contacts, you can add an extension number to their number so you can skip the voice...
Accepting contact link suggestions When HTCDesire EYE finds contacts that can be merged, you’ll see a link notification when you open the Contacts app. 1. On the Contacts tab, tap the Contact link suggestion notification when available.
We’ve also set up the Frequent group to automatically add the contacts you dial or get calls from the most. HTCDesire EYE also syncs with groups you've created in your Google Account. Creating a group 1.
Contacts Sending a message or email to a group You will be charged for each text message sent. For example, if you send a message to a group of five people, you will be charged for five messages. 1. On the Groups tab, tap the group you want to send a message or email to. 2.
Contacts Organizing your private contacts 1. On the Contacts tab, tap > Manage contacts > Private contacts. 2. To add contacts to the private contacts list, tap , select the contacts you want to add, and then tap Save. 3. To remove private contacts from the list, tap >...
Email Email Gmail Viewing your Gmail Inbox All your received email messages are delivered to your Inbox. 1. Open the Gmail app. 2. Do any of the following from your Inbox. § Tap an email message preview to read, forward, or reply to the message. §...
Email 4. If you want to attach a photo, video or file, tap > Attach file, tap the attachment source, and then select the files you want. 5. Tap to send. Replying to or forwarding email messages in Gmail 1. In the Gmail inbox, tap the email message or conversation. 2.
The Mail app is where you read, send, and organize email messages from one or more email accounts that you’ve set up on HTCDesire EYE. 1. Open the Mail app. The inbox of one of your email accounts appears.
Email Sending an email message 1. Open the Mail app. 2. Switch to the email account that you want to use. 3. Tap 4. Fill in one or more recipients. Want to loop in more recipients in a carbon copy (Cc) or blind carbon copy (Bcc) of the email message? Tap >...
Email Quickly replying to an email message You can quickly respond to a new email message from the Home screen or lock screen. 1. When you receive a new email message notification, slide the Notifications panel down. 2. On the email preview, tap Reply all. If you have several notifications and you don't see the email options, expand the email preview by sliding two fingers apart on the notification.
Working with Exchange ActiveSync email Enjoy the powerful email features of Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync right on HTCDesire EYE. Flag important email messages, set your out of the office reply, or send invites to your next team meeting while you're on the go.
4. Enter the email address and password for your email account, and then tap Next. Some email accounts allow you to set the sync schedule. By default, HTCDesire EYE uses Smart Sync to save battery power. See What is Smart Sync? on page 151.
Calendar Calendar Viewing the Calendar Use the Calendar app to view your events, meetings, and appointments. If you've signed into your online accounts, related events will also appear in Calendar. 1. Open the Calendar app. 2. Tap , and then choose a calendar view. If you see the current date icon, tap it to return to the current date.
Calendar Scheduling or editing an event You can create or edit events on HTCDesire EYE, and also sync events with your Exchange ActiveSync calendar. You can also create, modify, and sync events with your Google calendar. Editing events is not supported for all accounts.
§ Calendars are synced on HTCDesire EYE, even if they are hidden. § You can also show or hide tasks that you've created on HTCDesire EYE. Sharing an event You can share a calendar event as a vCalendar using Bluetooth or by sending it as a file attachment with your email or message.
Calendar Accepting or declining a meeting invitation Switch to Invites view to see meeting invitations which you have not yet accepted or declined. You must set up an Exchange ActiveSync account to receive meeting invitations in Calendar. 1. Open the Calendar app. 2.
Location settings Turning location services on or off In order to find your location on HTCDesire EYE, you need to enable location sources. 1. Go to Settings, and then tap Location. 2. Tap the On/Off switch to turn location services on and off.
Travel and maps 3. Tap to turn Compass mode on. In Compass mode, the map orients itself depending on the direction you're facing. To exit Compass mode, tap 4. If you want to see more information overlaid on the map, tap , and then tap a map view such as Traffic or Public transit to toggle the view on and off.
Travel and maps 5. If available, tap to narrow the search results. 6. Tap a card from the search results to check the address, get directions, see the location in Street View (if available), and more. 7. To check the next or previous location on the search, swipe the info sheet left or right.
Other apps Other apps Using Scribble Want to make a page for your digital scrapbook? Use the Scribble app to get artistic and combine photos, text, and illustrations in a note. With several templates to choose from, you can even create lists or track your budget. Have a greeting card ready and link it to your friend's birthday in Calendar to send in a few taps.
Other apps Inserting images and illustrations in a note While composing a note, you can: § Tap to take a photo, or tap > Insert picture to select an image from Gallery. § Tap to draw, or tap to write text. You can change the pen characteristics. §...
To view notes you've shared, swipe to the Share tab on the Scribble main screen. Using the Clock Get more from the Clock app than just the regular date and time. Use HTCDesire EYE as a world clock to see the date and time in cities across the globe. You can also set alarms or track your time using the stopwatch or timer.
Other apps Setting an alarm You can set up one or more alarms. 1. Open the Clock app. 2. On the Alarms tab, select the check box of an alarm and then tap that alarm. 3. Under Set alarm, use the scroll wheels to set the alarm time. 4.
3. Tap to start recording a voice clip. Voice Recorder can run in the background while you do other things on HTCDesire EYE, except when you open other apps that also use audio functions. 4. Tap to stop recording.
Other apps Managing task lists 1. In the Tasks app, tap > Manage lists. 2. From here, you can: § Tap a list to show all tasks under that list. § Tap and choose an account to create a list. You can't create lists for Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync accounts.
§ Refreshing apps to update info and feeds § Uploading and backing up your files to your online storage account § Using HTCDesire EYE as a Wi-Fi hotspot § Sharing your mobile data connection by USB tethering To help you save on data usage, connect to a Wi-Fi network whenever possible and...
. The Mobile network settings screen opens. 4. Select or clear the Data roaming option. Select the Data roaming sound option if you’d like HTCDesire EYE to play a sound so you’ll know when it’s connecting to a roaming network.
Internet connections 4. Scroll down the screen to see a list of apps and their data usage info. 5. Tap an app to see more details. Wi-Fi To use Wi-Fi, you need access to a wireless access point or “hotspot”. The availability and strength of a Wi-Fi signal varies depending on objects the Wi-Fi signal has to pass through (such as buildings or a wall between rooms).
> WPS Pin Entry. Logging into a public Wi-Fi network automatically (WISPr) You can set HTCDesire EYE to automatically log into a public Wi-Fi network that you regularly use. This saves you the trouble of going through the Wi-Fi provider's web authentication every time you connect to their Wi-Fi network.
§ Install security certificates § Enter your login credentials § Download and install a required VPN app on HTCDesire EYE Contact your network administrator for details. Also, HTCDesire EYE must first establish a Wi-Fi or data connection before you can start a VPN connection.
Internet connections Using HTCDesire EYE as a Wi-Fi hotspot Share your data connection with other devices by turning HTCDesire EYE into a Wi- Fi hotspot. § Make sure the data connection is turned on. § You must have an approved data plan associated with your account from your mobile service provider to use this service.
No Internet connection available for your computer? No problem. Use the data connection of HTCDesire EYE to connect to the Internet. § To make sure that the USB drivers for HTCDesire EYE are up-to-date, install the latest version of HTC Sync Manager on your computer.
2. If you don't see your headset listed, tap Scan for devices to refresh the list. 3. Tap the name of your headset in the Available Devices section. HTCDesire EYE pairs with the headset and the headset connection status is displayed in the Paired Devices section.
2. On the sending device, send one or more files to HTCDesire EYE. 3. If asked, accept the pairing request on HTCDesire EYE and on the sending device. You may also be prompted to enter the same passcode or confirm the auto-generated passcode on both devices.
> Show received files to view files received via Bluetooth. Using NFC With built-in NFC (near field communication) on HTCDesire EYE, you can share content to another NFC-capable mobile device in an instant. NFC may not be available in some phones.
™ option, make sure it is also turned on. 1. While viewing the content that you want to share, hold HTCDesire EYE and the other phone back to back. Make sure that the NFC area (shaded part) of HTCDesire EYE and the other phone's NFC area are close to one another.
Use NFC or Bluetooth to pair and connect HTC Mini+ to your phone. NFC may not be available in some phones. You only need to pair once. The next time you turn on HTC Mini+, it will automatically reconnect to your phone.
Managing HTC Mini+ While HTC Mini+ is connected, you can manage it from your phone. You can create your own Quick text replies to add to HTC Mini+, find the device if you misplaced it, and more. 1. Turn HTC Mini+ on.
Settings and security Airplane mode When you enable Airplane (Flight) mode, all wireless radios on HTCDesire EYE are turned off, including the call function, data services, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi. When you disable Airplane mode, the call function is turned back on and the previous state of Bluetooth and Wi-Fi is restored.
Settings and security Allowing incoming calls to bypass Do not disturb mode Add important contacts to an exceptions list so that you can still receive their calls even when Do not disturb mode is on. 1. Go to Settings, and then tap Sound. 2.
Settings and security Scheduling when to turn data connection off To help conserve power and data usage, you can set a time period when the data connection will automatically turn off during low peak times. This takes effect after the screen has been off for 15 minutes and there's no network activity (no downloads, streaming, or data usage).
§ Screen lock sounds § Pull-to-refresh sounds § Vibration when pressing hardware buttons § Touch sound and vibration when tapping the HTC Sense keyboard Turning touch sounds and vibration on and off 1. Go to Settings, and then tap Sound.
Follow the onscreen instructions to learn how to use Magnification gestures. Installing a digital certificate Use client and Certificate Authority (CA) digital certificates to enable HTCDesire EYE to access VPN or secured Wi-FI networks, and also to provide authentication to online secure servers.
If you enter the wrong PIN more times than the maximum number of attempts allowed, the card will become “PUK-locked.” You need a Pin Unlock Key (PUK) code to restore access to HTCDesire EYE. Contact your mobile operator for this code.
Choose to set a screen lock pattern, numeric PIN, or other means of securing your phone. You'll be asked to unlock the screen every time HTCDesire EYE is turned on or when it’s idle for a certain period of time.
Settings and security Bypassing the lock screen If you've set a screen lock for HTCDesire EYE, you can just skip the lock screen and go straight to the security screen for unlocking HTCDesire EYE. 1. Go to Settings, and then tap Security.
Settings and security Using TalkBack gestures When TalkBack is turned on and the Explore by touch setting is selected, the regular touch gestures are replaced by the TalkBack gestures. Media gestures such as 3-finger swiping may not be available when TalkBack gestures are enabled.
Settings and security Using TalkBack context menus TalkBack has context menus for controlling continuous reading and global TalkBack controls. These menus can be accessed using TalkBack shortcut gestures. 1. Turn TalkBack on. 2. Do one of the following: § To open the continuous reading menu, use one finger to swipe up and right in one continuous movement.
Settings and security TalkBack language settings 1. Go to Settings, and then tap Accessibility. 2. Tap Text-to-speech output > Google Text-to-speech Engine, and do one of the following: Select a different Tap Language. language Install a voice Tap Install voice data, and then tap the language. Tap next to the voice data you want to install.
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- HDR 80 Backup - manual settings 80 - about 129 - Pan 360 78 - HTC Sync Manager 132 - Photo Booth 76 - options 129 - Portrait scene 74 - restoring backed up apps 28 - recording a video 72 Battery - selfie 74–76...
Index Change phone language 181 Clock Face Fusion 87 - alarm 162 Face Tracking 92 - setting date and time 161 Face unlock 184 Conference call 97 Factory reset 135 Contacts Files - adding 138 - copying 121 - copying contacts 24, 140 Finger gestures 36 - importing contacts 24, 140 Firmware 27...
- setting up 105 - setting an alarm 162 - turning off 107 HTC Eye Experience 10 Google Play HTC Media Link HD 120 - installing apps 27 HTC Mini+ - refund 29 - adding Quick text 177 Google Voice Search 108...
Index - unlocking 34 - album covers 114 - widgets 63 - artist photos 114 Low battery 53 - BoomSound profile 113 Low storage 122 - listening 112 - lyrics 115 - playing music from the Lock screen 112 Mail - playlist 113 - attachments 148 - setting a song as ringtone 114...
Index - emergency call 95 - extension number 94 Screen - Face Tracking 92 - adjusting brightness 180 - missed calls 94 - capture 40 - Motion Launch 43 - changing the time before the screen - muting the microphone 97 turns off 180 - putting a call on hold 96 - idle screen 34...
Split Capture 77 Storage 121 Waking up phone Sweep panorama 79 - through Motion Launch 41 Sync - through power button 33 - HTC Sync Manager 132 Wallpaper - changing 58 Watch list 110 Tasks Weather - about 163 - checking weather 162...