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Searching your phone and the web
GETTING STARTED

Searching your phone and the web

Find all types of information on your phone and the Web. Search Anywhere sifts through different files, information, and apps on your phone. You can also choose to search the Web using your favorite web search service.
Simply press SEARCH from the Home screen. Then enter the first few letters of what you want to search for. Matching items are shown as you type.
  • This icon indicates that your phone will search for all types of information. Tap it if you want to choose and search only for one type of item, for example, Mail.
  • Tap this icon to search the Web for the term you entered.
  • Tap a result from the list to open the relevant app.
  • Tap to see more results for a category.

Setting your phone’s search options

You can choose the default Web search service to use, or change the type and order of items searched on your phone.

  1. From the Home screen, press SEARCH.
  2. When the search box appears, press MENU, and then tap Settings.
  3. Tap any of the following:
    Web search engine Choose the web search service you want to use.
    Select areas to search Choose the types of items or apps to include in the search. You can also press and hold , and arrange items according to search priority.

Quickly looking up information on the Web

Quick Lookup helps you learn about something right on the spot. When you enter a new word or phrase, you can easily look it up in popular websites or search services such as Google Search and Wikipedia®.
  1. From the Home screen, tap > Quick Lookup.
  2. If the onscreen keyboard is open, press BACK to close it first so you’ll see the bottom tabs.
  3. Slide across the tabs to pick where you want to look up information. Then in the search box, enter what you want to search for.
  4. Tap .
Tip: After looking up the item on one tab, you can slide to other tabs to automatically look up the same term there.

Translating words to other languages

  1. From the Home screen, tap > Quick Lookup.
  2. If the onscreen keyboard is open, press BACK to close it first so you’ll see the bottom tabs.
  3. Slide to the Google Translate tab.
  4. Under From language, choose the original language, then enter the word or phrase you want to translate.
  5. Under To language, choose from the languages available for translation.
  6. Tap Translate.
 
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