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Security and setting in HTC One X

Turning Airplane mode on or off

In many countries it is necessary by law to turn off wireless devices on boarding on airplane. For doing this the best way is to turn your phone to Airplane mode so that the function of wireless is turned off on your HTC One X. When you start Airplane Mode, all wireless radios on the HTC X One, including the call feature, data services, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi and Bluetooth turned off, but on the other hand you can manually start all the features even if your phone is in flight mode. And when you turn off the Airplane mode all the functions will start automatically.
Note: If USB connection is activated, it will be turned off upon activation of the flight mode. You need to activate the USB connection after disabling flight mode again manually.
Proceed to one of the following to the flight mode on or off: For this you can just press and hold the ON / OFF button and then click on Flight mode. For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. Now after doing this you will just have to click on the flight mode on/off button to turn it on or off. When airplane mode is activated, the icon for the flight mode will be displayed on the status bar.

Changing display settings

How to adjust the screen brightness manually

For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. Now you will have to click on the Display and after that you will have to click on the Brightness option. Now just clear the Automatic brightness option. Now if you need to reduce the light you will have to slide your figure on your screen on left hand side and if you want to increase the light you will have to slide your figure on the right hand side.

How to adjust the time before the screen turns off

After certain time of idleness, the screen turns off to preserve battery power. So you can situate the inactive time before the screen turns off. For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. Now you will have to click on the Display and after that you will have to click on the Sleep option. You will have to click on the time before the screen turns off.

How to turn automatic screen rotation off

Note: The automatic rotation is not maintained by all applications.

How to recalibrat the G-sensor

Calibrate the new G-sensor, if you find that it does not react exactly the way how to keep the HTC One X. For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. Now you will have to click on the Display and after that you will have to click on the G-Sensor calibration option. For doing this you will have to click on the Calibrate while keeping your phone on a flat surface. Now click on Ok button after recalibration.

How to keep the screen on while charging

For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. Now you will have to click on the Display. Now after that you will have to select or clear the Animation option.
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Changing sound settings

How to switching between silent, vibration, and normal modes

For doing this you can do any of the following steps: To switch from Silent to Normal mode, switch back, click on the VOLUME UP button. In order to change from vibration to normal mode, press twice the VOLUME UP button. Move on to the Home Notification Area and then click on the three vertical line icon and in there click on sound and in that click Sound profile.

How to play a sound when selecting onscreen items

For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. Now you will have to click on Sound option. Now after that you will have to choose or clear the Touch sounds option.

How to lower the ring volume automatically

For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. Now you will have to click on Sound option. Now after that you will have to choose Quiet ring on pickup option.

How to make HTC One X ring louder

In order to avoid miss calls when the HTC One X is in your pocket, the pocket-mode volume is gradually increased and the phone vibrates when a call is received. For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. Now you will have to click on Sound option. Now after that you will have to choose Pocket mode option.

How to switch to speakerphone automatically

During a call, you can switch to the speakerphone by simply turn over the HTC One X. For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. Now you will have to click on Sound option. Now after that you will have to choose Flip for speaker option.

How to change the display language

The keyboard layout, date and time formatting, and on the selected language.
Note: The available languages vary depending on the version of the HTC One X.
For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. After that you will have to click on Language & keyboard option and over there click on system language. Now you just have to choose the language you would like to use.

More ways to extend battery life


How to switch to GSM network mode

Go to the GSM network when you do not need a data connection to the Internet. When connecting to the GSM network, less battery power is consumed. For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. After that you will have to click on Mobile network and in there you will have to click on Network Mode. Now just click on GSM only.

How to check battery usage

For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. After that you will have to click on Power and in there you will have to click on Battery use. If you would like to see more details you will have to click on graph or the features which the battery power uses.
Tip: If buttons appear during the display of the window, use details, you can tap it to adjust settings in terms of battery consumption on or off the function that loads the battery.

Backing up settings to Google

You can save some settings such as wireless and bookmarks to Google server through your Google account so that you can even restore if necessary. For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. After that you will have to click on Privacy and chose the Back up my settings option.
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Accessibility settings

Use these settings after you have downloaded an accessibility tool, for an example a screen reader with voice feedback, and installed. You can enable and disable accessibility features and services. For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. After that you will have to click on Accessibility and after that choose the settings you want.

Protecting your SIM card with a PIN

You can protect your HTC X one better by assigning a PIN (personal identification number) of SIM card.
Important: You should have the telephone numbers provided standard SIM PIN before continuing.
For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. After that you will have to click on Security option. After that you just have to click on Set up SIM card lock, and then choose Lock SIM card. Insert the default SIM card PIN, and then you just have to click OK. Now if you want to change the SIM card PIN, you will have to click on Change SIM PIN.

Restoring a SIM card that has been locked out

If the PIN which you have entered incorrectly more frequently than the allowed number, the SIM card "PUK blocked." You need a PUK code to restore access to the HTC X One. Contact your network operator to get this code. Enter the PUK number via Phone dialer screen and then just click on Next. Now just insert the new pin again, and then click on OK.

Protecting HTC One X with a screen lock

Protect your personal information and prevent unauthorized use of the HTC X by one another, by setting a screen unlock the screen lock, face unlock, a PIN or password. You will be prompted each time to release the lock screen when you turn on the HTC one X or if you do not operate for certain duration. For doing this you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. After that you will have to click on Security option. After that you just have to click on Screen lock. Choose a screen lock option and then set up the screen lock. Now click on Lock phone after, then identify the idle time before the screen is locked.

Forgot your screen lock pattern?

If you have forgotten the unlock for the display, you can try five times to unlock the HTC One X. If unsuccessful, you can unlock the HTC One X by typing the user name and password of your Google account. Click on the unlock screen and then insert your lock pattern. Now if you have tried five times it will ask you to wait for 30 seconds on that screen just click Ok button. Now you can just click on Forgot pattern. Now insert the Google account name and password and just sign in. After doing this it will ask you to create a new pattern and if you don?t not want to keep any pattern just click on Cancel button.

How to encrypt data on HTC One X

You can encrypt data, such as online accounts, settings, media files and other media. After encryption, you must enter the screen lock PIN or password to turn on the phone and access the data.
Important: Keep a display lock PIN or a password before you encrypt the data. Charge the battery and allow the HTC One X during the encryption connected to the power supply. Encryption takes about an hour. You cannot undo the encryption. If you want to have again an unencrypted phone, you must perform a hard reset.
Now you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. After that you will have to click on Storage option. Choose the encryption option for the type of memory you want to encrypt. Then click on Encrypt. Insert the display lock PIN or password. Now click on Next and then click on encrypt. Encryption is started and displays the progress. The phone could start again a few times. Insert the encryption after the PIN or password.

Checking information about HTC One X

Now you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. Now click About to enable error reporting, view network and hardware information, and more.
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Managing memory

Checking how much phone memory is available for use

Now you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. Now click on Storage. The available phone storage is shown in sections with internal memory and phone memory.

Making more storage space (internal storage)

Need more internal memory? You can easily free up disk space by the cache of the application is deleted, moved or removed applications and old e-mails and messages will be deleted.
Important: You cannot move or uninstall built-in applications.
Now you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. Now click on Storage. Then you will have to click on Make more space which you will find in internal storage option. Select Clear Cache in the window, whether the cache should be cleared of seldom-used apps or all apps, and then tap Next. When you are at Application storage screen: Click move apps to the phone memory when apps can be transferred to the phone memory. Now click on uninstall apps, if you want to remove any applications. Now just click on Next. Now when you are seeing Mail and message storage screen: You need to put few days of mails to download so that older mails will be automatically removed from the memory. Reduce the number of text and multimedia messages per conversation. Now on Content storage window, select which content you would like to delete from the memory. And then just click on finish option.

Clearing application cache and data

You can also delete the data or the cache for each application. Now you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. And then click on Apps. Now on all tab, click on any application. Now on that screen, you will have to clear data and/or Clear cache.

Uninstalling an app

Important: You can uninstall any application that is preloaded on the HTC One X.
Now you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. And then click on Apps. Now on Downloaded tab, you will have to click the application which you would like to uninstall. And then just click on uninstall.

Moving an app to or from the phone storage

Give more internal space by moving applications to the phone memory.
Important: You can use any move that is preinstalled on the HTC One X. Now you will have to open the Notifications panel and after that you will have to click on the gear icon. And then click on Apps. Now on Downloaded tab, you will have to click the application which you would like to move. After that click on Move to phone storage.

Stopping running applications using Task Manager

Use Task Manager to free up memory by running stop but currently unused applications. For doing this you will have to click on the main menu button from your Home screen and then click on Task Manager. Now in all application list just click on the x icon which is at the top right of the application name.
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