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Understanding The Safety Features of Your SC490

By: Keegan Mathias, Marketing Specialist, November 14th, 2021

Want to change up how the SOS feature works? We’ve made it customizable to do exactly what you need it to do. Check out this page to find out everything you need to for this feature.


How the SOS Works


To activate the SOS button during an emergency, press and hold the red button on the back of the phone. When activated, the SOS button will send out a text message and call each number in the SOS list one by one.



Turning the SOS Function On and Off


1. Press the MENU button.

2. Use the right and left arrow buttons to scroll to SOS then press the OK button.

3. For ON: press the OK button when SOS On is highlighted blue and have the switch toggle to the right, it will also be blue.

4. For OFF: press the OK button when SOS On is highlighted blue and have the switch toggle to the left, it will also be gray.



Turning the Low Battery Notification On/Off


1. Press the MENU button.

2. Use the right and left arrow buttons to scroll to SOS then press the OK button.

3. For ON: press the OK button when Low Battery Notification is highlighted blue and have the switch toggle to the right, it will also be blue.

4. For OFF: press the OK button when Low Battery Notification is highlighted blue and have the switch toggle to the left, it will also be gray.




Customizing the SOS Text Message


1. Press the MENU button

2. Use the right and left arrow buttons to scroll to SOS then press the OK button.

3. Scroll down to SOS Message and press the OK button.

4. Press the OK button again and type in the message you want. Scroll down to OK and press the OK button.




Adding SOS Numbers


1. Press the MENU button.

2. Use the right and left arrow buttons to scroll to SOS then press the OK button.

3. Scroll to SOS Numbers and press the OK button.

4. Select the number slot you would like by pressing the OK button when it is highlighted blue.

5. Enter the phone number, scroll down until OK is highlighted blue, and press the OK button.




Want to lock your keypad? Follow these steps:


1. Press the MENU button.

2. Use the right and left arrow buttons to scroll to Settings.

3. Use the down arrow button to scroll to Security and press the OK button.

4. Press the OK button when Screen lock is highlighted blue.

5. Select Key if you want to simply press and hold the * button to unlock the phone.

6. Select PIN if you want to use a 4-digit number to unlock the phone, enter the pin you want, choose Next, re-enter the pin, and select OK.




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