Downloading applications from the web, Copying text, looking up information, and sharing, Selecting links in web pages – HTC EVO 4G User Manual
3B. Web and Data Services
Selecting Links in Web Pages
Links can be selected as shown below. Links are enclosed in a colored box when selected.
The browser also recognizes some phone numbers and addresses that allow you to call the phone number
or locate the address in Google Maps™. Recognized phone numbers and addresses are highlighted in
green when navigated to.
Downloading Applications From the Web
Before you can download applications from the Web, you must first enable downloading from the device
Settings > Applications
When the Attention dialog box opens, tap
To view your downloads:
On the browser screen, press
More > Downloads
Copying Text, Looking Up Information, and Sharing
You can select text on a Web page and then:
Look it up on Wikipedia or Google Dictionary.
Get a translation of the text from Google Translate.
Share the text in a new email, text, or multimedia message or in your status update on a social network.
What to do
Web page address
Tap the link to open the Web page.
Press and hold the link to open a menu that allows you to open,
bookmark, copy to the clipboard, or share the link using email.
Tap to send an email message to the email address.
Press and hold and tap
on the menu to copy the email
address to the clipboard. You can paste the email address later
when creating a new contact or sending a new email message.
What to do
Tap the address to open Google Maps and locate the address.
Tap to open the Phone screen to call the phone number.
Zoom in on the Web page when links are too small for tapping directly on the screen.
Note: All downloaded applications are saved to the microSD card. Before you download an application from the Web,
make sure that you have installed a microSD card on your device. For information on how to install a microSD card,
“Inserting the microSD Card” on page 73.
WARNING: Applications downloaded from the Web can be from unknown sources. To protect your device and personal
data, download applications only from trusted sources such as Android Market. Refer to “Downloading
Applications and Games From Android Market” for details.