Launch bar The launch bar gives you one-touch access to commonly used apps and other shortcuts. Personalizing 4. Scroll through the widgets, or tap to search for a specific widget. Some widgets are available in different styles and sizes. 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.
When the widget or icon turns red, lift your finger. Press and hold an empty space on a widget panel. In the pop-up menu, tap Manage home screen pages. 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. Tap , and then choose how to arrange apps, such as alphabetically. Personalizing 3. Press and hold an app or folder, and then do one of the following: Wait until you see the occupying icon move away before releasing your finger. Personalizing Adding a widget on the lock screen Choose from our selection of lock screen widgets.
On the lock screen, pull from the right edge until you see a icon. Apply photo or video filters. Modify basic and advanced camera settings. Choosing a capture mode HTC One gives you a variety of capture modes to use. On the Viewfinder screen, tap , and then select a capture mode to use. Using the volume buttons for taking photos and videos If you feel much comfortable with using push-buttons when taking photos and videos, you can set HTC One to use the VOLUME buttons as the Camera app's shutter release or zoom controls.
Tap Video Quality, and then choose a video resolution. Things to remember when using the Duo Camera With HTC One, take and edit professional-looking photos without having to worry about "configuring" advanced settings for effects you usually get from DSLR cameras, such as bokeh and 3D-like dimension. Positioning your subject When timing is everything, capture the exact moment with HTC One and get more than just a still photo. With just a convenient button in Zoe camera mode, you can: When taking your burst shots with a 3-second video clip, it's good practice to: When you're ready to take the shot, tap 6.
Pan left or right in either landscape or portrait view. Hold HTC One as smoothly as you can to automatically capture frames. You can also tap to stop capturing anytime. To take succeeding shots, pan HTC One as smoothly as you can, and then center another box within the Viewfinder markers. Do this repeatedly until you get your desired frames or when you don't see any more boxes. HDR brings out the details of both the highlights and shadows, even in high contrast lighting.
HDR works best when your subject is steady. The camera takes multiple shots at different exposure levels and combines them into one enhanced photo. Camera 4. Tap , and then tap 5. Tap an item at the bottom of the Viewfinder screen, and then drag its slider up or down to adjust the setting. When done, tap to show or hide the manual settings. Camera 3. Tap Yes to save changes to the existing mode. To delete a custom camera mode, tap.
Press and hold a camera mode you've created, and then drag it to to delete it. Viewing photos and videos organized by time Photos and videos on HTC One are grouped together in Timeline view according to when they were taken.
You'll see thumbnails for every time period. Gallery Copying or moving photos or videos to another album 1. Tap a tile to open an album. Select the photos or videos you want to move or copy and then tap Next. New place to manually enter a new name. Tap Save. Renaming the 1. Tap Rename this place. Enter a new name. 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. Do creative things with your photos such as changing the subject of the focus, applying artistic filters to the background, changing the angle of the photo, and more.
With UFocus you can create different versions of the same moment, anytime. In Gallery, open the photo you want in full screen, tap it, and then tap 2. Gallery 3. Tap a thumbnail to apply the effect. Tap anywhere on the screen to change where to apply the effect. Tap to save the photo. Seasons 1. Try any of the following: Tap to return to tilt mode. Gallery Fine tuning your 3D subject 1. While editing your photo with the Dimension Plus effect, tap 2.
Draw an outline around the objects you want as your main subjects. You can refine your selection by using the tools. Pan photo. Gallery 5. On the next screen, you can choose the direction you want the animation to play, set the speed of the animation, choose which frames you want to include, and more. Tap to save, or tap to save and share the edited GIF. The edited photo is saved as a copy.
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. 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. Phone calls Phone calls Making a call with Smart dial You can either dial a number directly, or use Smart dial to quickly place a call.
Phone calls Returning a missed call You'll see the missed call icon in the status bar when you miss a call. Slide the Notifications panel open to check who the caller is. To return the call, spread your two fingers on the missed call notification to expand it, and then tap Call back. Making an emergency call In some regions, you can make emergency calls from HTC One even if the nano SIM card has been blocked or if you don't have one installed.
To switch between the calls, tap the person you want to talk to on the screen. Turning the speakerphone on or off during a call To decrease potential damage to your hearing, do not hold HTC One to your ear when the speakerphone is on. Phone calls Setting up a conference call Conference calling with your friends, family, or co-workers is easy. Make or accept a call, and then simply dial each subsequent call to add it to the conference. Make sure that you have conference calling service activated.
Contact your mobile operator for details. Select the Quiet ring on pickup option. Making HTC One ring louder in your pocket or bag To help avoid missing incoming calls when HTC One is in your pocket or bag, the pocket mode feature gradually increases the ring volume and vibrates when you receive a call.
Phone calls Changing the default country code for Home dialing 1. Go to Settings, and then tap Call.
Tap Home dialing settings. 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. Open the Messages app. Tap 3. Enter a contact name or mobile number in the To field. Tap the box that says Add text, and then enter your message. 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. HTC One 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.
Messages Replying to a contact's other phone number When a contact has multiple phone numbers stored on HTC One, 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 Moving messages to the secure box You can move private messages to the secure box.
You will need to enter a password to read these messages. Messages Copying a text message to the nano SIM card 1. On the Messages screen, tap a contact or phone number to display the exchange of messages with that contact. Tap the message, and then tap Copy to SIM. A nano SIM card icon displayed. 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 HTC One to search the Web, create appointments, set reminders, and more.
Search and web browser Changing card settings You can easily customize the settings of Google Now cards to suit your information needs. For example, you can change the weather units in the Weather card or your transportation mode in the Traffic card.
Open the Google Search app. To sign in to Google Now at a later time, tap. Tap , and then say what you want to search for. After speaking, matching items from Google web search are shown. Using browser tabs Open multiple browser tabs and quickly switch from one webpage to another. Watch list so you can quickly find and watch them whenever you like.
HTC One saves webpage text and images only. You will need Internet connection to open linked pages and play video clips. Search and web browser Using your browsing history HTC One keeps a record of webpages you've visited. If you don't want HTC One to keep your browsing history, browse using an incognito tab. See Private browsing on page 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 HTC One.
Listen to stronger bass, clearer vocals, and finer details in songs and videos, especially when played in Music and Gallery apps. Add a song or an album to the queue so it plays when the current playlist has finished playing. Viewing song lyrics Love a song so much that you want to sing along? HTC One 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. The TV app lets you easily tune into your preferred shows, get reminded when your favorite show is on, see what shows are coming up, and more. The TV app is designed on the concept of Rooms. For each Room you can add one EPG and one remote. Entertainment 4. With Create a new room selected, tap Next. Follow the onscreen instructions to setup the EPG.
To switch between EPGs, swipe left to right to open the slideout menu, and then tap next to the Room you're currently in. To view and post social media updates, you'll need to sign in with your accounts. On the TV app, tap to open the slideout menu. Tap a game that interests you.
On the Details tab, view scores, stats, and more. Slide open the Notifications panel. Tap the controls to mute the TV, switch channels, and more. Watch Later list. While watching a video, you can: Listen to your favorite radio stations using the FM Radio app. FM Radio uses the stereo headset as the FM radio antenna. Open the Gallery or Music app. Locate the media stored on HTC One that you want to share, and then tap it.
Swipe up with three fingers on the screen. Gallery and play songs stored on the device in Music. You can also open PDFs and edit Office documents. Save and close your files before copying them from your computer to HTC One, or vice versa. You'll see options for viewing or importing files on the computer screen. Store your photos, documents, and other files on Google Drive to access them on HTC One, your computer, and your other mobile devices.
You can then For details, refer to the terms and conditions on the Google Drive support site at support. In Settings, you can check your available Google Drive storage space. Storage 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.
Tap to send your email. Shared links are not accessible by your recipients automatically. Once your recipients receive the link, they can request access, and then you'll receive an email that notifies you to give them access. You can sync contacts, calendars, and other information from your social networks, email accounts, and online services on HTC One.
Depending on the account type, signing in to your online accounts lets you sync updates between HTC One and the Web. You can also sync locally stored contacts, calendar events, bookmarks, and playlists between HTC One and your computer.
Likewise, HTC Sync Manager is a good alternative if you don't want to back up your accounts, settings, and other personal content to the cloud. You can use it to create backups of HTC One on your computer. Save the time and frustration of re-creating your personalized HTC One experience when you do a factory reset or buy another phone. Turn it on by selecting Back up phone daily while doing the on-device setup. If you didn't do so, use the HTC Backup app. You may continue using your phone while apps are being restored.
Just make sure that you've already signed in to the same account that you used to back up your phone before. Sync, backup, and reset 5. To help protect your data, tap Yes, and then set a password for this backup. Be sure to remember this password. You'll need to enter it again when importing contacts. If you don't need a password, tap No. When prompted, tap OK. Back up and restore Back up your HTC phone to your computer so you can easily restore your backup to the same phone or to another HTC phone.
Sync playlists and data Sync music playlists and data such as contacts and calendar between your phone and your computer. To install it on a Mac computer, you need Mac OS If you've set up a lock screen, you need to unlock it. Tap OK. Use the People app to easily manage communications with people that matter to you. Open the People app. On the People tab, you can: Tap , and then enter the first few letters of the contact name in the Search people box.
People 4. Enter the contact information in the fields provided. When you tap the added contact on your contacts list, you'll see the contact information and your exchange of messages and calls. Depending on the information that you've added to the contact such as an email address , you'll also be able to see the contact's social network updates, events, and photos. On the People tab, tap and enter the contact's name or email address in the search box.
Tap Search contacts in your Company Directory. Tap the name of the contact you want copied to HTC One. Tap to import the contact. On the People tab, tap the Contact link suggestion notification when available. Creating a group 1. People 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.
On the Groups tab, tap the group you want to send a message or email to. People Organizing your private contacts 1. To add contacts to the private contacts list, tap , select the contacts you want to add, and then tap Save. Open the Gmail app. Do any of the following from your Inbox. Email Sending an email message in Gmail 1.
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? Open the Mail app. The inbox of one of your email accounts appears. Email Sending an email message 1. Switch to the email account that you want to use. Tap 4. Email Quickly replying to an email message You can quickly respond to a new email message from the Home screen or lock screen. When you receive a new email message notification, slide the Notifications panel down. 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.
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. Enter the email address and password for your email account, and then tap Next. Some email accounts allow you to set the sync schedule. See What is Smart Sync? 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.
Open the Calendar app. Tap , and then choose a calendar view. In any calendar view, return to the current date by tapping Month view In month view, you will see markers on days that have events. You can also create, modify, and sync events with your Google calendar. Editing events is not supported for all accounts. Calendar 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 Dismissing or snoozing event reminders If you have set at least one reminder for an event, the upcoming event icon will appear in the notifications area of the status bar to remind you.
Slide the Notifications panel open. Location settings Turning location services on or off In order to find your location on HTC One, you need to enable location sources. Go to Settings, and then tap Location. 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.
Tap the Enter key on the keyboard or tap a suggested search item. The first location on the search appears with a place marker and its info sheet displays at the bottom of the screen. All other search results are indicated by a red dot or a smart map icon. Access music, phone calls, maps, and more with HTC Car. 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: 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 HTC One 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. Hold the microphone near the sound source. Tap to start recording a voice clip. Learn how to change the camera's flash mode on your HTC One. Zooming In and Out for Pictures. Discover how to zoom in and out while taking photos using your HTC One. Zooming In and Out for Video. Learn how to zoom in and out for video on your HTC One.
These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device See how to remove, restore and sync your contacts. Want to clean up space on your phone? Watch this video to learn how to merge duplicate contacts on your Android device. Watch this video to learn how to merge duplicate contacts by using your Google account. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. Choose Contacts to Display on Device Here's how to see where your contacts are displayed or if your phone is displaying duplicate contacts.
Adding People. Learn how to add a contact to your HTC One. Adding a Contact to a Group. Learn how to add contacts to a group on your HTC One smartphone. Adding a Picture to a Contact. Discover how to add a picture to an existing contact on your HTC One. Adding and Deleting Contacts from Favorites. Discover how to add and delete a contact from your favorites on your HTC One smartphone. Creating a Group. Learn how to create a group on your HTC One smartphone. Sharing a Contact's Information. A visual guide for sharing a contact's information on your HTC One smartphone. Data Usage FAQs Learn about how your devices use data and what tools are available to monitor your data allowance.
See how to view current and historical data usage and set up data alert messages. Available in 30 and minute sessions. Data Utilization FAQs Learn about a free online tool that helps you understand how the devices on your account are using data. Data Gifting FAQs Learn about the data gifting program where you can give extra data to others as a gift, and receive it too.
Check for Physical Damage Here's how to help determine if your device has damage. Device Settings. Configure Company Name ID. Accessing Settings. Discover how to access the Settings menu for changing things like screen timeout and alerts on your HTC One smartphone.
Adjusting the Screen Timeout. A visual guide for saving energy on your HTC One smartphone by adjusting the screen timeout. Changing the Ringtone. Learn how to change the ringtone on your HTC One smartphone. Setting Screen Security. A walkthrough for setting screen security to keep others from using your HTC One smartphone. Setting to Silent. A visual guide for setting your HTC One to silent. Turning Airplane Mode On and Off. My Verizon Website - Internet Spam Blocking Here's how to permanently block text message spam sent from email addresses, domains or text nicknames.
Standard Email Messaging Ports. Forwarding an Email. Learn how to forward an email on your HTC One. Including an Attachment with an Email. Learn how to add an attachment, like a document or photo, to an email with your HTC One smartphone. Replying to an Email.
An interactive guide for replying to an email on your HTC One smartphone. Sending an Email. A step-by-step visual guide for sending an email using your HTC One. Setting Up Corporate Email. Learn how to set up a corporate email account on your HTC One. Setting Up Personal Email. Discover how to set up a personal email account on your HTC One. Switching Between Email Accounts. Learn how to view multiple email accounts on your HTC One. Learn to fix your personal and corporate email with just a few simple steps.
Find My Phone. How to find your phone or tablet Learn how to locate a lost or stolen device. Find instructions for using a recovery method for your phone or tablet. Improving GPS Performance. Home Screen. Adding Folders to the Home Screen. Adding Widgets and Apps to the Home Screen.
Adding and Deleting a Home Screen Page. Discover how to add and delete a home screen page on your HTC One smartphone. Moving Widgets and Apps on the Home Screen. Removing Widgets and Apps from the Home Screen. Resizing Widgets. Discover how to resize widgets on your HTC One.
Learn how to connect devices. Understand how your plan will be charged. Setting Mobile Hotspot Security. An interactive guide for limiting who uses your mobile hotspot by changing its security settings on your HTC One smartphone. Disable Work Offline - Internet Browser Here's how to check if you're offline if you can't connect to the internet via computer with Internet Explorer, Chrome or Firefox. Determining Internet Connection Speeds If your connection speeds are slower than expected here's info on how you can test them.
Reboot the Router If you can't connect to your Wi-Fi router, rebooting or restarting the may help. Bookmarking a Website. Learn how to bookmark a website on your HTC One. Navigating to a Website. Discover how to navigate to a website on your HTC One. Opening and Closing a Web Browser Window. A visual walkthrough of opening and closing windows in the web browser of your HTC One.
Searching the Web by Voice. Discover how to use your voice to search the web on your HTC One. Switching Between Web Browser Windows. Discover how to switch between windows in the web browser of your HTC One. Asian Language FAQs Learn the basics about using Asian languages on smartphones or tablets, including how to find a device that offers the language you want. Changing the Language. An interactive guide for changing the language settings on your HTC One smartphone. Setting Up Lock Screen Widgets.
Learn how to set up lock screen widgets on your HTC One. Unlocking the Screen.
To return the call, spread your two fingers on the missed call notification to expand it, and then tap Call back. Page Entertainment 4. Seasons Gallery 3. Retouch the photo to remove unwanted people or objects. When entering text, you can turn HTC One sideways to bring up a bigger keyboard. HTC One gives your music an extra kick with song lyrics and cool music visualizations. Bookmarking A Webpage Watch list so you can quickly find and watch them whenever you like.
Learn how to unlock the screen of your HTC One smartphone. Accessing and Clearing the Notification Panel. Accessing and Closing Open Apps. An interactive guide on how to access and close the open apps on your HTC One smartphone. Getting to Know Your Phone. An interactive map of the most important features of your HTC One smartphone. Navigating Multiple Home Screens.