February 2007 Vol.11 Issue 1 Add To My Personal Library Using a phone used to be as simple as lifting up the receiver and dialing a number, but these days, our mobile phones can do everything from give us directions to play music and record video. Unfortunately, that means theyre a lot less easy to use. Because every phone is different from the next, and there are so many on the market, we cant walk you through every troublesome scenario. But if youre stumped by the special features in your phone or looking for help solving some common cell phone dilemmas, we may have the answers youve been looking for. As you seek solutions to your cell phone problems, you may need to locate your model number or other specific information. You should be able to find everything you need on a sticker located underneath your battery. Just pop your battery out to view the model number, manufacturer, and other information. Your carrier is the company from whom you buy airtime. If you subscribe to a T-Mobile plan, for instance, then T-Mobile is your carrier. Your vendor or manufacturer is the company that built your phone. The vendors name and logo is probably printed somewhere on the exterior of your phone, but if it isnt, its definitely printed underneath the battery. Problem: Im giving my old phone away, but I dont want the next user to have all my info. What should I do? You should do a hard reset or master reset; this will erase your phones memory. The method varies by device. Your users manual should give you instructions. If youve lost your manual, try the vendors Web site, or drop by the store where you purchased it. Typically, it will involve navigating through a few menus and
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Telephones and Cellular Phones
Telephones and cellular phones convert voice or other sound signals into a form that can be transmitted to another device that receives and reconverts the waves back into sound.
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Telecommunications Services Providers
Telecommunications services providers (TSP) include local telephone companies, local exchange carriers, and wireless communications services. They allow users of landlines and cell phones to send and receive telephone calls and faxes.
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