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Kazuna eTalk™ Software Update

Verizon is pleased to announce a software update for your device. This software update has been tested to optimize device performance, resolve known issues and apply the latest security patches.

Before you download:

  • Connect your device to a Wi-Fi network, or make sure it has a strong Verizon wireless network connection.
  • Ensure your battery is fully charged before starting the software update.

System Update 6

The details:

Release date: 10/11/2021
Android™ Security Patch Level: January - September 2021
Software Version: F119_R035

What's changing:

The current software update includes the latest security patches and performance improvements.

  • Fixed an issue where the time format couldn't be entered as 12 hours.

    Go to Tools & settings > Tools > Alarm.

Before update: When attempting to enter "12", only the number 2 is displayed.

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After update: "12" is successfully entered.

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  • Fixed an issue where the browser history couldn’t be cleared.

    Go to the internet > select Options > select History > select Options > select Clear history > select OK.

Before update: After selecting OK to clear history, there is no confirmation stating history has been cleared.

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After update: After entering OK, "No browser history" confirmation screen displays.

System Update 5

The details:

Release date: 01/29/2021
Android™ Security Patch Level: December 2020 - January 2021
Software Version: F119_R034

What's changing:

Verizon wireless is pleased to announce a new software update for your Takumi eTalk. This update also includes the latest Android security updates and performance improvements.

Contacts outbound: Resolved an issue where calls couldn’t be made by highlighting a phone number in the contact list.

Prior to the update: After pressing the "Send" key, the phone couldn't make a voice call and remained on the contact screen.

After the update: Create a new contact or select a saved contact.

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Press OK.

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Press Send and the phone will make a call from the selected number.

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Or scroll down to highlight the phone number.

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Press Send and the phone will make a call from the selected number.

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Texting after software update: Corrected an issue where text messages were failing due to an incorrect area code being appended, causing "…is a landline" to appear in error.

Prior to the update: Enter all 10 digits of the number and press OK (left). Or choose a saved contact and press OK (right).

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The 10-digit phone number was automatically converted to a 7-digit number, deleting the area code.

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For saved contacts, click the contact.

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Enter the message body.

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Select Send.

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Because the phone number was converted to 7 digits, the network appended a primary 3-digit area code. The complete 10-digit number changed to (214) 123-4567 (left).

The network will send an error message to the phone, stating “… is a landline”, and the message fails to send (right).

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After the update: Compose a new message with a 10-digit phone number (left). Press OK and the phone will display the 10-digit number (right).

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Or select a saved contact from the list and press OK.

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Enter the message body.

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Select Send. The message should be sent to the actual 10-digit mobile number you entered or chose from your saved contacts. The original area code is retained and there is no “landline” error message.

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System Update 4

The details:

Release date: 12/03/2020
Android Security Patch Level: September/October/November 2020
Software Version: F119_R033

What's changing:

The current update:

  • Implements the Call Filter feature: The device retrieves the name from the identity header and uses the privacy header instead of displaying values on the incoming call screen or call logs from the "From" header.
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  • Adds the option to send messages to an email address through the contact menu by selecting the left soft key.
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  • Adds the option to send messages to an email address from the “Message” menu by selecting the email address.
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