Search for topic or select one below

Guide to keys and sockets on my mobile phone

Want to know more about the keys and sockets on your mobile phone? Follow these easy instructions.

Step 1 of 18

On/Off

Several functions are associated with On/Off:

Step 2 of 18

On/Off

Tap On/Off to turn your mobile phone on or off.

Step 3 of 18

On/Off

Tap On/Off to turn on the screen lock.

Step 4 of 18

The Return key

Several functions are associated with the Return key:

Step 5 of 18

The Return key

Tap the Return key to exit an active menu item.

Step 6 of 18

The Return key

Tap and hold the Return key to view a list of running applications and menu items.

Step 7 of 18

The Home key

Several functions are associated with the Home key:

Step 8 of 18

The Home key

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

Step 9 of 18

The Home key

Tap and hold the Home key to turn on voice control.

Step 10 of 18

The Search key

Tap the Search key to search the internet or your mobile phone.

Step 11 of 18

The Volume key

Several functions are associated with the Volume key:

Step 12 of 18

The Volume key

Tap the upper or lower part of the Volume key to adjust the ring volume.

Step 13 of 18

The Volume key

Tap the upper or lower part of the Volume key during a call to adjust the volume.

Step 14 of 18

The Volume key

Tap the upper or lower part of the Volume key to silence the incoming call alert.

Step 15 of 18

Socket

Connect the charger or data cable to the phone socket and to a power point or your computer's USB port.

Step 16 of 18

Headset socket

Connect the headset to the headset socket.

Step 17 of 18

Camera lens at the front of your mobile phone

Point the camera lens at the front of your mobile phone at the required object to take a picture or record a video clip.

Step 18 of 18

Camera lens at the back of your mobile phone

Point the camera lens at the back of your mobile phone at the required object to take a picture or record a video clip.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

Media guides