Htc desire-assembling your phone


The SIM card contains your phone number. When you change the SIM card, the phone will automatically get the phone number contained on the new SIM card.

Change the SIM card and the battery

Please note: The phone must be turned off when you change the SIM card and the battery.

  1. Remove the back cover
    Turn the back of the phone towards you
    Take hold of the top right side of the back cover and remove it

  2. Remove the battery
    Take hold of the bottom of the right side of the battery and remove it

  3. Remove the SIM card
    Slide the SIM card out of the SIM card holder

  4. Insert the SIM card
    Place the SIM card as illustrated next to the SIM card holder
    Slide the SIM card into the SIM card holder

  5. Insert battery
    Place the battery in the phone (left side first), aligning the battery contacts with the corresponding contacts in the phone, and press the battery into place

  6. Replace the back cover
    Place the back cover on the phone (bottom first), aligning the back cover teeth with the corresponding slots in the phone
    Press the back cover into place

Change memory card

Follow these instructions to change the memory card.

  1. Remove the back cover
    Turn the back of the phone towards you
    Take hold of the top right side of the back cover and remove it

  2. Remove the battery
    Take hold of the bottom of the right side of the battery and remove it

  3. Remove the memory card
    Gently press the memory card and slide the memory card out of the phone

  4. Insert memory card
    Slide the memory card into the holder and press it until it clicks into place

  5. Insert battery
    Place the battery in the phone (left side first), aligning the battery contacts with the corresponding contacts in the phone, and press the battery into place

  6. Replace the back cover
    Place the back cover on the phone (bottom first), aligning the back cover teeth with the corresponding slots in the phone
    Press the back cover into place


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