News Release

This Graduation Season, Skip School and Get An Education in Arizona

Mastering Wireless Technology Is As Easy As A-B-C With Verizon Wireless' Tools

June 6, 2006

Jenny Weaver
Jenny.Weaver@VerizonWireless.com
480-763-6321

Chandler, AZ — Picture Messaging. Voicemail setup. Web browsing. Music downloads. Confused? If you want to graduate beyond the "send" and "end" buttons on your phone, Verizon Wireless offers a variety of self-education tools to help you become a wireless whiz.

Tools in the box
Each device — whether a phone, personal digital assistant (PDA) or PC card — comes with a CD-ROM and a Quick Reference Guide in both English and Spanish. The CD-ROM features an interactive user guide that allows you to "point and click" on a model of your device for an explanation of each feature available.

The quick reference guide provides wireless basics to get you started. It also gives an overview of advanced features including text, picture and video messaging; e-mail and Web access; and downloading games.

Self-"surf"
With just a few clicks, you can take an on-line tutorial at www.verizonwireless.com/myaccount to learn how to:

  • Activate a new phone
  • Set up voicemail
  • Handle the basics on your phone or device
  • Master advanced features and services

Want to customize the look and sound of your device? Visit www.verizonwireless.com/getitnow for music and videos available for purchase and demonstrations of how to download:

  • V CAST Music songs, as well as how to side-load to your phone any songs downloaded to your PC from V CAST Music store or your own CDs
  • Videos available through V CAST
  • Ring tones and ringback tones

Learn it once
Verizon Wireless now features many different phones that use a common screen customers see when they open their phones. Once you learn your favorite features and applications, there's no need to relearn when you upgrade to a new device.

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless owns and operates the nation's most reliable wireless voice network, serving 53 million voice and data customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, NJ, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE: VOD and LSE). Find more information on the Web at www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.  

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