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Guide to phone keys and sockets on my mobile phone

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

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On/Off

Several functions are associated with On/Off:

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On/Off

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

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On/Off

Tap On/Off to turn on the screen lock.

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On/Off

Tap and hold On/Off to access the functions silent mode and flight mode.

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The Menu key

Several functions are associated with the Menu key:

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The Menu key

Tap the Menu key to open a pop-up menu.

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The Menu key

Tap and hold the Menu key to go your mobile phone's search function.

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The Return key

Tap the Return key to exit an active menu item or hide the keypad.

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The Home key

Several functions are associated with the Home key:

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The Home key

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

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The Home key

Tap and hold the Home key to view a list of the most recently used menu items and applications.

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The Volume key

Several functions are associated with the Volume key:

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The Volume key

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

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The Volume key

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

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The Volume key

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

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Socket

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

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Headset socket

Connect the headset to the headset socket.

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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.

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Camera lens at the front of your mobile phone

Point the camera lens at the front of your mobile phone at the required object during a video call.

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