Basics - Nokia Lumia 635
Learn the basics on your Nokia Lumia 635. Learn how to get the most out of your new phone. our phone has two views, start screen and apps menu. To switch between the views, simply swipe left or right.
Get to know your phone
Your phone has two views, start screen and apps menu. To switch between the views, simply swipe left or right.
- Start screen: The animated live tiles show your missed calls and received messages, the latest news and weather forecasts, and more. Updates of your pinned contacts are shown on the tile, and you can view your contacts' details directly from the start screen.
- Apps menu: All your apps are listed here, all neatly ordered. If you have a lot of apps, to look one up, tap Search Key.
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Back, start, and search key
The back, start, and search keys help you navigate your phone.
- To see which apps you have open, press and hold Back Key. You can then switch to another app or close the ones you dont need.
To go back to the previous screen you were in, press Back Key. Your phone remembers all the apps and websites you've visited since the last time your screen was locked.
- To go to the start screen, press Start Key. The app you were in stays open in the background.To search the web or for items on your phone, press Search Key.