Samsung SGH-C140 manual

Samsung SGH-C140
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Your phone is in Idle mode when you are not on a call or using a menu.
You must be in Idle mode to dial a phone number.
Press and hold in Idle mode to disable all sounds on the phone.
To exit, press and hold this key again.
Press and hold
in Idle mode to access your voicemail server.
Keypad lock
Lock the keypad, when pressed and held in Idle mode, to ignore
accidental key pressing. To unlock, press the
soft key and
then this key.
four times in Idle mode to send an SOS message to preset
phone numbers. Once the SOS message is sent, the phone will
change to SOS mode and will receive calls only from the SOS
message recipients until the SOS mode is cancelled. Upon receiving
a call from the SOS message recipients, the phone will
automatically answer the call, after one vibration, relaying the
emergency situation to the caller.
Text and graphics
Soft key function
Menu Phonebook
Printed in Korea
Code No.: GH68-13253A
English (EU). 01/2007. Rev.1.1
World Wide Web


User’s Guide

• Depending on the software installed or your service provider or country,
some of the descriptions in this guide may not match your phone exactly.
• Depending on your country, your phone and accessories may appear different
from the illustrations in this guide.
1. SIM AT*2. Call records2.1 Missed calls2.2 Received calls2.3 Dialled calls2.4 Delete all2.5 Call time2.6 Call cost*3. Network services3.1 Call diverting3.2 Call barring3.3 Call waiting3.4 Network selection3.5 Caller ID3.6 Closed user group4. Sound settings4.1 Ring tone4.2 Ring volume4.3 Alert type4.4 Keypad tone4.5 Keypad volume
Message tone4.7 Alert on call4.8 Extra tones5. Messages5.1 Inbox5.2 Outbox5.3 Write new5.4 Templates5.5 Settings5.6 SOS messages5.7 Delete all5.8 Memory status5.9 Voice mail5.0 Broadcast

Phone layout and key functions

Power/End key
Turns the phone on or
off when pressed and
held. Also, ends a call.
Cancel/Clear key
Deletes characters from
the display. Returns the
display to the previous
menu level.
Sends an SOS message
when pressed four tiems.
SOS mode
Dial key
Makes and answers a
call. In Idle mode,
retrieves the most
recent calls.
Web access/
Confirm key
In Idle mode, accesses
the web browser.
Selects the highlighted
option or confirms
input in a menu mode.
4-way navigation keys
In Menu mode, scroll
through menu options.
In Idle mode, access your
favourite menus directly.
Soft keys
Perform functions
indicated by the text
above the key.
Voicemail server key
Voicemail server
Silent mode key
Silent mode
Keypad lock key
Keypad lock mode
Alphanumeric keys

Installing the SIM card and battery

1. Remove the battery cover and insert the SIM card.
2. Install the battery and reattach the cover.

Charging the battery

1. Plug the supplied travel adapter.
2. When charging is finished, unplug the adapter.
: Do not remove the battery from the phone without unplugging the
adapter first. Otherwise, the phone may be damaged.
To AC wall outlet

Adjusting the volume

1. In Idle mode, press the
soft key.2. Select Sound
Ring volume
3. Press
to adjust the volume level.4. Press the
soft key.While a call is in progress, press
to adjust the earpiece volume.

Changing a ringtone for calls

1. In Idle mode, press the
soft key.2. Select Sound settings
Ring tone
3. Select a ringtone.

Redialling recent numbers

1. In Idle mode, press .2. Press
to scroll to the number you want.3. Press to dial the number.

Using the menus

In Idle mode, press the
soft key
to enter the main menu.
Use the 4-way navigation keys ( ) as
shortcuts to access your favourite menus.
1. In Idle mode, press the
soft key.
2. Select
Phone settings
Short cut
3. Select a key.
4. Select a menu to be assigned to the key.
Labels at the bottom corners of
the display show the current soft
key functions. Press the left soft
key ( ) or right soft key ( ) to
perform the function indicated.
To return to the
previous menu
level, press the
soft key or
To exit the menu
without changing
the menu settings,
press this key.
To select or modify a menu or feature:
1. In Idle mode, press the
soft key.
2. Press the Navigation keys to reach a desired menu and then press
soft key or .
3. If the menu contains any submenus, locate the one you want by
pressing the Navigation keys. Press the
soft key or to
enter the submenu.
If the selected menu contains additional submenus, repeat this step.
4. Press the Navigation keys to find the setting of your choice.
5. Press the
soft key or to confirm your chosen setting.
Shortcut numbers
You can quickly access the menu you want by using shortcut numbers.
The shortcut number displays in front of the menu name in Menu mode.

Switching on or off the phone

1. Press and hold for more than one second to switch on the phone.2. If the time & date message appears, press the
soft key and set the time and date by the following onscreen instructions. 3. To switch off the phone, press and hold for more than two seconds.

Changing the display language

1. In Idle mode, press the
soft key.2. Select Phone settings
3. Select a language.

Making a call

1. In Idle mode, enter an area code and phone number, and press . 2. When you want to end the call, press .

Answering a call

1. When the phone rings, press the Accept soft key or to answer a call. To reject the call, press the Reject soft key or . 2. When you want to end the call, press .
Your phone displays the following status indicators on the top of the
Icon Description
Received signal strength
Call in progress
Out of your service area; you cannot make or receive calls
except for emergency calls
GPRS network
Roaming network
Silent mode
Call ringer set to vibrate
Key lock mode
Call diverting feature active
New text message
New voicemail message
Alarm set
Battery power level

Menu map

6. Funbox6.1 WAP browser6.2 Sounds6.3 Images6.4 Delete all6.5 Memory status7. Organiser7.1 Alarm7.2 Calendar7.3 Time & Date7.4 Calculator7.5 To do list7.6 Voice memo7.7 Currency exchange8. Phonebook8.1 Search8.2 New entry8.3 Group search8.4 Edit group8.5 Speed dial8.6 Delete all8.7 Memory status8.8 SDN
9. Phone settings9.1 Display settings9.2 Greeting message9.3 Own number9.4 Language9.5 Security9.6 Extra settings9.7 Short cut9.8 Reset settings
* Shows only if supported by your SIM

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Dimensions (WxDxH)104.2 x 44.2 x 16.2 mm
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Weight & dimensions
Weight69 g
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