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    Bluetooth™ wireless technology

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    Use the Bluetooth™ function to send files to other Bluetooth™ compatible devices, or to connect to handsfree accessories. Turn on the Bluetooth™ function in your phone and create wireless connections to other Bluetooth™ compatible devices such as computers, handsfree accessories, and phones. Bluetooth™ connections work better within a 10 meter (33 foot) range, with no solid objects in between. In some cases you have to manually pair your phone with other Bluetooth™ devices. Remember to set your phone to "discoverable" if you want other Bluetooth™ devices to detect it.

    NoteInteroperability and compatibility among Bluetooth™ devices can vary.

    To turn on the Bluetooth™ function and make your phone visible

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    2. Find and tap Settings.
    3. Tap OFF beside Bluetooth so that OFF changes to ON. Icn sony stat sys data bluetooth appears in the status bar.
    4. Tap Bluetooth.
    5. Tap Not visible to other Bluetooth devices.

    To adjust your phone's visibility time to other Bluetooth™ devices

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Bluetooth.
    3. Press Icn sony 11ni and menu k90 and select Visibility timeout.
    4. Select an option.

    Naming your phone

    You can give your phone a name. This name is shown to other devices after you have turned on the Bluetooth™ function and your phone is set to visible.

    To give your phone a name

    1. Make sure that the Bluetooth™ function is turned on.
    2. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    3. Find and tap Settings > Bluetooth.
    4. Press Icn sony 11ni and menu k90 and select Rename phone.
    5. Enter a name for your phone.
    6. Tap Rename.

    Pairing with another Bluetooth™ device

    When you pair your phone with another device, you can, for example, connect your phone to a Bluetooth™ handsfree or a Bluetooth™ car kit and use these devices to make and receive calls.

    Once you have paired your phone with a Bluetooth™ device the phone will remember this pairing. When pairing the phone with a Bluetooth™ device, you may need to enter a passcode. Your phone will automatically try the generic passcode 0000. If this does not work, refer to your Bluetooth™ device documentation for the device passcode. You do not need to re-enter the passcode the next time you connect to a paired Bluetooth™ device.

    Some Bluetooth™ devices, for example, most Bluetooth™ headsets, require you to both pair and connect with the other device.

    You can pair your phone with several Bluetooth™ devices, but you can only connect to one Bluetooth™ profile at the same time.

    To pair your phone with another Bluetooth™ device

    1. Make sure that the device you want to pair your phone with has the Bluetooth™ function activated and is visible to other Bluetooth™ devices.
    2. From the Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    3. Find and tap Settings > Bluetooth. All available Bluetooth™ devices appear in a list.
    4. Tap the Bluetooth™ device that you want to pair with your phone.
    5. Enter a passcode, if required. The phone and the Bluetooth™ device are now paired.

    To connect your phone to another Bluetooth™ device

    1. If you are connecting to a Bluetooth device that requires you to first pair your phone before connecting, follow the relevant steps to pair your phone with that device.
    2. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    3. Find and tap Settings > Bluetooth.
    4. Tap the Bluetooth™ device to which you want to connect your phone.

    To unpair a Bluetooth™ device

    1. From the Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Bluetooth.
    3. Under Paired devices, tap Icn sony paired device beside the name of the device that you want to unpair.
    4. Tap Unpair.

    Sending and receiving items using Bluetooth™ technology

    Share items with other Bluetooth™ compatible devices such as phones or computers. You can send and receive several kinds of items using the Bluetooth™ function, such as:
    • Photos and videos
    • Music and other audio files
    • Contacts
    • Web pages

    To send items using Bluetooth™

    1. Receiving device: Make sure the Bluetooth™ function is turned on and that the device is visible to other Bluetooth™ devices.
    2. Sending device: Open the application which contains the item that you want to send, and scroll to the item.
    3. Depending on the application and the item you want to send, you may need to, for example, touch and hold the item, open the item or press Icn sony 11ni and menu k90. Other ways to send an item may exist.
    4. Select Share or Send.
    5. Select Bluetooth.
    6. Turn on Bluetooth™, if you are asked to do so.
    7. Tap the name of the receiving device.
    8. Receiving device: If asked, accept the connection.
    9. Sending device: If asked, confirm the transfer to the receiving device.
    10. Receiving device: Accept the incoming item.

    To receive items using Bluetooth™

    1. Make sure that the Bluetooth™ function is on and is visible to other Bluetooth™ devices.
    2. The sending device now starts sending data to your phone.
    3. If prompted, enter the same passcode on both devices, or confirm the suggested passcode.
    4. When you are notified of an incoming file to your phone, drag the status bar downwards and tap the notification to accept the file transfer.
    5. Tap Accept to start the file transfer.
    6. To view the progress of the transfer, drag the status bar downwards.
    7. To open a received item, drag the status bar downwards and tap the relevant notification.

    To view files you have received using Bluetooth™

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Bluetooth.
    3. Press Icn sony 11ni and menu k90 and select Show received files.
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