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Conserve Battery Life
  1. If the handset is experiencing a short battery life, disabling some features and modifying settings may help.

    From the home screen, press the OK key.

  2. Scroll to Settings and press the OK key.

  3. Reducing the backlight brightness and backlight timeout can improve battery life.

    Press the OK key with Display highlighted.

  4. Scroll to Brightness and press the OK key.

  5. Scroll to the desired setting and press the OK key twice.

    Note: A darker screen will put less drain on the battery.

  6. Scroll to Backlight and press the OK key.

  7. Press the OK key with Backlight Dim highlighted.

  8. Scroll to the desired option and press the OK key twice.

    Note: Dimming the screen sooner will reduce battery drain.

  9. Scroll to Backlight Off and press the OK key.

  10. Scroll to the desired option and press the OK key twice.

  11. Press the END key to return to the home screen.

  12. Leaving Bluetooth on while not in use can drain the battery faster.

    From the home screen, press the OK key.

  13. Scroll to Bluetooth and press the OK key.

  14. With On/Off highlighted, press the OK key.

  15. Press OFF.

  16. Press the Back key.

  17. Leaving GPS on when not in use can drain the battery faster.

    From the Menu screen, scroll to Settings and press the OK key.

  18. Scroll to Others and press the OK key.

  19. Scroll to Location and press the OK key.

  20. With On/Off highlighted, press the OK key.

  21. Read the Notice and press OK.

  22. Scroll to Off and press the OK key.

    Press the END key when finished.

  23. Turning off vibration notifications can improve battery life.

    From the home screen, press the Volume keys.

  24. To turn vibrate off with volume on, scroll to the desired volume level and press VIBRATE to toggle vibrate on or off.

  25. Charging the handset on a regular basis will maximize battery life.

    The Charger/Connectivity port is located on the left side of the handset.

    Plug the charger into the power socket and then connect it to the handset.

  26. The handset is now configured to conserve battery life.