Home screen – HTC EVO 4G User Manual

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2A. Device Basics

Phone keypad & compact QWERTY

Spell correction

: Correct typographical errors by selecting from a list of possible words that reflect the

characters of the keys you have tapped as well as characters of nearby keys.

Word completion

: Select from a list of possible combinations based on the characters that appear on

the keys that you tapped.

Other settings

Sound feedback

: Make a clicking sound whenever you tap a key on the keyboard.

Vibrate when typing

: Enable vibration feedback whenever you tap a key on the keyboard.

Finger touch precision

Calibration tool

: Recalibrate the keyboard touch accuracy. Recalibrate the keyboard if you feel that the

keyboard keys are not responding accurately to your taps.

Reset calibration

: Reset the calibration back to factory default.


lets you go through tutorials to learn how to use the onscreen keyboard features.

User Dictionary

lets you add, edit, or remove words in the predictive text dictionary. For more information,

see “Adding a Word to the Predictive Text Dictionary” and “Editing or Deleting a Word in the User

Home Screen

The Home screen is the starting point for many applications and functions, and it allows you to add items
like application icons, shortcuts, folders, and HTC or Google widgets to give you instant access to
information and applications.

1. Status Bar

: Displays device status and notification icons. See “Viewing the Display Screen” for a list of

icons you will see on the status bar.

2. Application icon

: Tap to open the related application.

3. All apps

: Tap to open the All apps screen. The All apps screen holds all applications on your device.

4. Add to Home

: Tap to add shortcuts, widgets, and folders on the Home screen.

5. Phone

: Tap to open the Phone screen to make calls.


While in any application, press

to go back to the Home screen.






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