Discover new ways to use your HTC phone through our quick tutorial videos.
There are different options you can choose to set up your new phone:
Fast and easy setup screen, tap
I want to use Get Started. Your phone will show you the URL of the HTC Get Started site and a pair code. On your computer's web browser, just go to the URL and enter the pair code to start your web setup. Save your setup to your HTC Account so you can download your personalized settings to your phone.
If you already finished the HTC Get Started setup before turning on your new phone, just download your web setup.
To make it easier for you to back up and restore content from
HTC One mini to another HTC phone in the future, select
Back up phone daily.
After removing the SIM card, make sure that you insert the empty SIM card tray back into the slot.
Enjoy your favorite songs on
HTC One mini using the
Press and drag your finger across the progress bar to jump to any part of the song.
Turn shuffle on or off. (Shuffle is off when button is gray.)
Cycle through the repeat modes: repeat all songs, repeat current song, and don’t repeat.
Play your music on a
DLNA compliant TV or audio system, HTC Media Link HD, or stereo
Now playing screen to continue browsing your music collection.
If you like more control by tweaking settings on your own, try out some of these battery saving tips.
Monitoring your battery usage helps you identify what's using the most power so you can choose what to do about it. For details, see
Checking battery usage.
Lowering the brightness, letting the display sleep when not in use, and keeping it simple helps save battery power.
Changing your wallpaper to a plain, black background can also help a little. The less color is displayed, the less battery is used.
For more details, see
Settings and security and
Many apps run processes or sync data in the background even when you're not using them. If there are apps that you don't need anymore, uninstall them.
If an app came preloaded and can't be uninstalled, disabling the app can still prevent it from continuously running or syncing data. See
Disabling an app.
Background data and sync can use a lot of battery power if you have many apps syncing data in the background. It’s recommended not to let apps sync data too often. Determine which apps can be set with longer sync times, or sync manually.
Mail app, select an account, tap
> Settings > Sync, Send & Receive, and then adjust the settings under
Some widgets constantly sync data. Consider removing the ones that are not important from your Home screen.
To squeeze in a little bit more battery power, try these tips:
Free up space in the storage by uninstalling apps and deleting files you no longer want to keep. In Settings, tap
Storage > Make more space.
Keep only the most recent data in your apps and files that you often need to use. You can back up your other data and files. For some tips, see
Ways of backing up files, data, and settings.
Disabling an app.
App updates are installed automatically. You'll still need to confirm when to install system software updates.
HTC One mini will restart.
Updates screen opens with the list of application updates to be installed.