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Help using a BLU D170A

by retired9352 / February 25, 2013 8:24 AM PST

I recently purchased a BLU D170A cell phone, I liked the specs on the phone but since this is my first android phone I need some help trying to figure it out since the users manual leaves a lot to be desired. Besides being printed in the smallest font known to man and smaller than a 3x5 card. I am looking for information on where to go to be able to get an explanation for using all its features. The company has not responded to several requests, and I have not found any others sites that are of assistance. I downloaded the manual from the BLU web site, the only thing it has going for it was that the print was legible.

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Which version of Android does it use?
by Pepe7 / February 26, 2013 1:25 AM PST
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by retired9352 / February 26, 2013 8:38 PM PST

Yes it is a dual sim phone, the OS is V2.3 Gingerbread. Some of the problems I'm having is figuring out what a particular icon means and or does. They are not listed in the owners manual. Thanks for your assistance.

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If you post a few screen shots, we can help too
by Pepe7 / February 26, 2013 11:35 PM PST
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How about going that route as well?

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I don't think you'll find a short answer or version.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 25, 2013 8:42 AM PST
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Think about your Windows laptop. No where is such a document and even the books you can get are incomplete.

Why not tackle the issues one by one. Such as figuring how to make a call, send a text message and then later trying to install Angry Birds?

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by retired9352 / February 26, 2013 8:40 PM PST

I guess I cheated in this area, a very good friend and my youngest son (degree in MIS) were there for me and did all the difficult stuff and hung in there with me till I knew how to do what I wanted to do. Thanks for your assistance.

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