You will find all the features here with the Alcatel 3T Manual explained below. If you wish to block calls, send messages, connect to the internet or any of the other features. This is where you can see all of them. These you would normally find in the Alcatel 3T 10-inch Manual. You can find the APN settings on our sister website. You can also find other Alcatel user manuals on this website.
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Alcatel 3T Manual
If you want to setup your email with Google on the Alcatel 3T then the following instructions will allow you to use Gmail on your mobile phone. First I will show you have to create an account and then how to login to your Gmail account on the phone.
How to create a Google account:When on the home screen of you phone, click on the apps button as can be seen on the photo. Then click on the Settings tab and then the User & Accounts button. Next click on Add Account and then press on Google. Now press Create Account and then simply follow the instructions.
How to log into your Google account:From the home screen, Click on the app button as seen in the picture. Then click on Settings and then Users & Accounts. Now click on Add Account and the click on Google. You can follow the instructions from there. You will not be able to use your email from your phone.
How to add your APN settings for the internet
You can connect your phone to the internet by following the instructions. Start with pressing the apps button. Then press on Settings, Network & Connection and then on Mobile Networks. Now press on Access Point Name and then APN where you will place the APN settings in. You can find those here being the APN settings in Asia as well as APN settings in India.
How to copy contacts from the SIM to the phone
If you have your contacts backed up on the SIM then this is how to copy your contacts from the SIM to the phone. On your home screen you will need to press on the apps button and then on Contacts, Now click on the Menu icon as then the Settings button. Now press on Import/Export and then click on the SIM card. Click Next as then Phone. Then click Next again. Press on each contact you wish to import from your SIM card onto your mobile phone.
How to copy contacts from the Phone to the SIM
If you have your contacts on your phone and want it on your SIM then follow the instructions. This is how to copy your contacts from the Phone to the SIM. On your home screen you will need to press on the apps button and then on Contacts, Now click on the Menu icon as then the Settings button. Now press on Import/Export and then click on the SIM card. Click Next as then Phone. Then click Next again. Press on each contact you wish to export from your phone onto your SIM card.
How to enable or disable mobile data
From the Alcatel 3T Manual we can see how to enable or disable your mobile data on the Alcatel 3T phone. Press the apps button. Then press on Settings and then Network & Connection. Next you will need to press on Data Usage and then on Mobile Data switch. This will now either enable to disable mobile data.
How to set date and time
How to set date and time on the Alcatel 3T. You will note from the Alcatel 3T Manual that this is done as follows. When you are on the home screen you can click on the apps and then click on Settings after that. Now press Date & Time . Ensure that Automatic data and time” has been turned off. You can now set the date while using the calendar then click on Ok and then move to set Time and then click on OK. You have now set the date and time on the phone.
How to use voicemail
Activating your voicemail: – Speak to your service provider as it is normally turned on by default.
Set up a personal voicemail greeting: – Dial 222
Change the notification sound for SMS messages
If you wish to change the SMS notification on the Alcatel 3T, Click on the apps icon. Now click on the Settings button and then click on Sound. Then you see the default notification sound. Now choose your ringtone for the SMS message notification.
Change your email frequency checking settings (Gmail)
You can now change the frequency checking of your email on the mobile phone. First you will need to click on the apps and then on Gmail. Press the side menu and then click on Settings. Press on your email account and press Sync frequency. Now click on your preference.
How to enable or disable SMS delivery reports
The Alcatel 3T Manual show you how to enable or disable the SMS delivery reports. You will first click on the apps button and then on Messages followed by pressing the Menu icon option. Then press on Settings and then Advanced. Now click on SMS deliver reports to enable or disable them.
How to change the network connection mode
There is a choice between 2G, 3G as well as 4G. Let me show you how to change the network connection mode. Click on the apps button and press Settings and then Network & Connection. Now click on Mobile Networks and Preferred Network type and then pick you desired network type.
4G (preferred)/3G/2G (recommended) 4G if available. 3G (preferred) /2G 3G if available. 3G only
How to check internet mobile data usage
When you want to check your internet mobile data usage you will need to press on the apps tab and then press on Settings and then Network &Connection. Then press Data Usage and it will show you how much data you have used.
How to connect to another Bluetooth device
If you want to PAIR with another device or phone with Bluetooth. Then this will show you how to complete the process from the Alcatel 3T manual. You will need to press on the apps icon and then press Settings. You will then need to press on Network & Connection and then Bluetooth. See if the phone or device is discoverable then then PAIR with the other device with the pairing code.
How to enable or disable Bluetooth
From the Alcatel 3T manual we can see how best to disable or enable Bluetooth on the phone. First press apps and then press Settings. (See the apps icon in the picture). Then press Network & Connections and then press Bluetooth. The option is now to enable Bluetooth or disable Bluetooth on the Alcatel 3T 10-inch mobile phone.
Do you know how to set the data limit
Now that you want to set your data limits you do it this way. Press the apps icon and then press settings and Network & Connection. Then press Data Usage and enter the data limit you want. Also press the Billing Cycle and then adjust you usage cycle on the phone. Finally press SET and your data limit has not been set.
Switch off your data when abroad
If you want to avoid data charges from roaming while abroad. This is how to turn off the data while in another country. Click on the apps icon and then press Settings and Network & Connection. From there press on the Mobile Networks option and then you can enable or disable data roaming.
Transfer your contacts via Bluetooth
Should you wish to transfer your contacts via Bluetooth then you can see that here. Press on apps and then Contacts. Then press on the phone you wish to transfer your contact too. Now press on the Menu icon and the press Share and then Bluetooth. Press the device you would like to transfer too.
Transfer individual files to another device
Transfer your files to another device as follows. Much like the others press on apps and then on Gallery and click on the media you would like to send to the other phone. Now press on the share icon and press Bluetooth. Press on the device you want to send the file too.
How to block calls from individual numbers
According to the Alcatel 3T Manual you can block calls from certain people in the following way. Press on apps and then press on Phone and then the Menu icon. Press Block Numbers and then press ADD a Number and enter the telephone number that you wish to block. Now press BLOCK and the number will now be blocked.
Check your IMEI while on a call
You can check your IMEI as follows as seen in the Alcatel 3T manual. You will need to press add call and type in *#06#
How to enable or disable call waiting
First you must click on the apps icon and then press Phone and then the Menu icon. Now press on Settings and press on Call Settings. Next press on Additional Settings and then press on Call Waiting where you can enable or disable call waiting. You can also do this in another way with USSD codes.
USSD code to check call waiting status, type *#43# To enable call waiting, type *43# USSD code to disable call waiting, type #43#
How to enable or disable Caller ID
To enable or disable the process is the same until the end. Press the apps icon and then you will need to press Phone and then on the Menu Icon. Then Press Settings next and the Call Settings and click on Additional Settings. Press Call ID and then there is the option of Show number or Hide number.
Import or export contacts to storage
If you are going to do a reset of the phone then you might want to export and then import the contacts later. You will need to press the apps icon followed by pressing on Contacts and then the Menu icon. Next you will need to press Settings and the Import/Export options. Press Phone and then NEXT followed by Internal Shared Storage and click NEXT. Now choose which contacts you wish to export or import.
Backup data to your memory card
Much like your contacts being imported or exported you will need to backup all your data if you are going to do a factory reset. The Alcatel 3T manual shows you how to do this. First press on the apps icon and then press Settings and then Storage. Press internal shared storage and press files. Find what you want to backup and hold the files you want to copy. Press the Menu icon and press on Copy to … and press the <emu icon. Press SDCard and decide where you want to store it. Noe press COPY.
Restore data from your memory card
If you wish to restore your data from your SDCard then click of the apps icon. Then press Settings and then Storage and followed by SDCard. Locate the data you want to restore from the SDCard press and hold on to the files. Now press the menu icon and the press Copy to …. Press the side menu icon and the press internal storage. Locate where you want he files copies and then press COPY.
Changing your backlight settings
Press the apps icon and the press on Settings. Next you must press Display and then press on Brightness Level. You can now use the slider to adjust the brightness on the Alcatel 3T.
How to change your screen lock password, pattern or PIN
The Alcatel 3T manual shows that to change the password you will need to do the following. Press on the apps icon and then press on Settings and then Security & Location. now press on Screen Lock and enter your current security code. Press Screen Lock Type which you would like to use. Now press Password ad again choose your preference. Press YES and enter your desired password and click on NEXT. Now enter your new password and click on OK.
How to enable or disable the Power saving mode
To disable or enable power saving mode you will follow these instructions from the Alcatel 3T manual. Press the apps icon and then again the Settings option. Now press Battery and then press Battery Saver and then enable or disable the power saving mode of the mobile phone.
You can now enable or disable predictive text
To enable or disable predictive text on the Alcatel 3T you will do the following. Click on the apps icon and then click on Settings, System, Language & Input. Now click on the Virtual Keyboard and then press on GBoard. Press Text Correctio and then Next Word Suggestions to enable predictive text. You can also disable it from there.
How to format your memory card
This is how to format your SDCard. First click on the apps icon and then Settings followed by Storage and then SDCard. Click on the Menu icon and then Storage Settings. (Make sure you have made a backup of your data and contacts.) Next you press on Format and the Erase & Format. After that it is done.
You can also perform a factory reset
Make sure that you have made a backup of your contacts and data to the SDCard. You press on the apps icon and then press on Settings and then press on System. Next press Reset Options and then press on Erase all data (factory reset). Press “reset Phone” and then click on “erase everything”. The system will now do a factory reset or default reset, The phone will restart after this.
How to set your SIM PIN (SIM lock)
The Alcatel 3T manual whos you how to setup your SIM PIN. Click on the Menu icon and then on Settings and then Security & Location. Next press the SIM card lock. Press Lock SIM and enter your existing SIM PIN. Click on OK and then enter your new password. Then re-enter the password again. The default password for the Alcatel 3T is 7890
How to use voicemail
Dial 222 from your mobile and listen to the message until the end.
Change the wallpaper (background)
If you want to change the background then press on the apps icon and the on Settings, Display and the then Wallpaper. Then press on Wallpapers and select your background.
Activate vibrating alert
If you want to activate the vibrating alert then click on the apps icon and the Settings. Next press Sound and see if vibrate is turned on. You can also change your ringtone at this point.
These are the most common settings used out of the Alcatel 3T manual which allows you to use all the functions on the mobile phone. See also the other Alcatel models such as the manual for the Alcatel U5 3G as well as the 1066g Alcatel manual.