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This device provides high quality mobile communication and entertainment using Samsung’s high standards and technological expertise. This user manual is specially designed to detail the device’s functions and features. • lease read this manual before using the device to ensure safe and proper use. P • escriptions are based on the device’s default settings. D • mages and screenshots may differ in appearance from the actual product. I • ontent may differ from the final product, or from software provided by service providers C or carriers, and is subject to change without prior notice. For the latest version of the manual, refer to the Samsung website, www.samsung.com. • vailable features and additional services may vary by device, software, or service A provider. • pplications and their functions may vary by country, region, or hardware specifications. A Samsung is not liable for performance issues caused by applications from any provider other than Samsung. • amsung is not liable for performance issues or incompatibilities caused by edited S registry settings or modified operating system software. Attempting to customise the operating system may cause the device or applications to work improperly. • oftware, sound sources, wallpapers, images, and other media provided with this device S are licensed for limited use. Extracting and using these materials for commercial or other purposes is an infringement of copyright laws. Users are entirely responsible for illegal use of media. • ou may incur additional charges for data services, such as messaging, uploading and Y downloading, auto-syncing, or using location services. To avoid additional charges, select an appropriate data tariff plan. For details, contact your service provider.
About this manual • efault applications that come with the device are subject to updates and may no longer D be supported without prior notice. If you have questions about an application provided with the device, contact a Samsung Service Centre. For user-installed applications, contact service providers. • odifying the device’s operating system or installing softwares from unofficial sources M may result in device malfunctions and data corruption or loss. These actions are violations of your Samsung licence agreement and will void your warranty.
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Table of Contents Getting started 8 9 10 10 11 14 16 18 19 19 19 20 Device layout Buttons S Pen Package contents Installing the SIM or USIM card and battery Charging the battery Inserting a memory card Turning the device on and off Holding the device Locking and unlocking the device Adjusting the volume Switching to silent mode 40 42 42 43 44 44 45 47 48 49 50 52 Home screen Using widgets Using applications Applications screen Help One-handed operation Entering text Connecting to a Wi-Fi network Setting up accounts Transferring files Securing the device Upgrading the device Communication 53 58 62 63 65 66 67 67 68 Phone Contacts Messaging Email Google Mail Talk Google+ Messenger ChatON Basics 21 22 25 32 32 33 37 38 38 39 Indicator icons Using the touch screen Control motions Page Buddy Activating Multi Window Using the S Pen S Pen Air View S Pen Keeper Quick Command Notifications 5 .
Table of Contents Web & network 69 71 72 72 74 75 Internet Bluetooth AllShare Cast AllShare Play NFC S Beam Utilities 97 100 102 103 104 106 106 108 109 109 110 110 111 S Note S Planner Dropbox Cloud Clock Calculator Voice Recorder S Voice Google Voice Search My Files Downloads Google Wallet Media 76 77 84 87 88 89 90 Music Player Camera Gallery Paper Artist Video Player YouTube Flipboard Travel & local 112 113 114 114 115 Maps Local Latitude Navigation Google Earth Application & media stores 91 92 92 93 93 94 94 95 95 95 96 96 Play Store Samsung Apps S Suggest Game Hub Music Hub Play Books Play Movies Play Music Play Magazines Readers Hub Video Hub Learning Hub Settings 116 116 117 117 117 119 119 120 120 About Settings Wi-Fi Bluetooth Data usage More settings Home screen mode Blocking mode Sound Display 6 .
Table of Contents 121 122 122 122 122 123 124 125 125 128 128 128 128 130 130 131 131 132 133 Storage Power saving Battery Applications manager Location services Lock screen Security One-handed operation Language and input Cloud Back up and reset Add account Motion S Pen Accessory Date and time Accessibility Advanced settings About device Troubleshooting 7 .
Noti cation light Earpiece Proximity/Light sensor Front camera
Menu button Back button Microphone Multipurpose jack Microphone for speakerphone GPS antenna Rear camera Headset jack Flash Volume button Back cover
Speaker S Pen Main antenna
Getting started The microphone at the top of the device is active only when you use the speakerphone or take videos. • o not cover the antenna area with your hands or other objects. This may cause D connectivity problems or drain the battery. • o not use a screen protector. This causes sensor malfunctions. D • o not allow water to contact the touch screen. The touch screen may malfunction D in humid conditions or when exposed to water.
Button Function • ress and hold to turn the device on or off. P Power • ress and hold for 8-10 seconds to reset the device if it has P fatal errors or hang-ups, or freezes. • ress to lock or unlock the device. The device goes into lock P mode when the touch screen turns off. • ap to open a list of options available for the current screen. T • ap and hold on the Home screen to launch Google search. T • ress to return to the Home screen. P • ress and hold to open the list of recent applications. P • • ress twice to launch S Voice. P ap to return to the previous screen. T
• ap and hold to activate or deactivate Multi Window. T • ress to adjust the device volume. P
S Pen button
S Pen tip
Name S Pen tip S Pen button
Function • erform basic S Pen actions. (p. 22) P • erform advanced S Pen actions. (p. 32) P
Check the product box for the following items: • evice D • attery B • uick start guide Q Use only Samsung-approved software. Pirated or illegal software may cause damage or malfunctions, which are not covered by the warranty.
1 Remove the back cover. Installing the SIM or USIM card and battery Insert the SIM or USIM card provided by the mobile telephone service provider. A • ou can purchase additional accessories from your local Samsung retailer. and the included battery. D 11 .Getting started • he items supplied with the device and any available accessories may vary T depending on the region or service provider. B • o not bend or twist the back cover excessively. Make Y sure they are compatible with the device before purchase. • ppearances and specifications are subject to change without prior notice. • e careful not to damage your fingernails when you remove the back cover. • ther accessories may not be compatible with your device. For more information about available accessories. Doing so may damage the cover. O • se only Samsung-approved accessories. refer to the Samsung website. • vailability of all accessories is subject to change depending entirely on A manufacturing companies. Only microSIM cards work with the device. Malfunctions caused by using U unapproved accessories are not covered by the warranty service. • he supplied items are designed only for this device and may not be compatible T with other devices.
• o not insert a memory card into the SIM card slot. • o not remove the protective tape covering the antenna. as this can damage the D antenna. 3 4 Push the SIM or USIM card into the slot until it locks in place. take the device to a Samsung Service Centre to remove the memory card.Getting started 2 Insert the SIM or USIM card with the gold-coloured contacts facing downwards. 2 1 12 . Insert the battery. • se caution not to lose or let others use the SIM or USIM card. Samsung is not U responsible for any damages or inconveniences caused by lost or stolen cards. If a memory card happens to D be lodged in the SIM card slot.
Removing the SIM or USIM card and battery 1 2 Remove the back cover. and then pull it out.Getting started 5 Replace the back cover. Pull out the battery. 3 Push the SIM or USIM card until it disengages from the device. 13 .
14 . • f the battery is completely discharged. Unapproved chargers or cables can cause the battery to explode or damage the device. batteries. Use the charger to charge the battery. To avoid disconnecting from the network or losing power during a data transfer. network applications. Any damage caused by misuse is not covered by the warranty. always use these applications after fully charging the battery. Use only Samsung-approved chargers. and cables.Getting started Charging the battery Charge the battery before using it for the first time. or applications I that need a connection to another device. the device emits a warning tone and displays a low W battery power message. and plug the large end of the charger into an electric socket. Allow a depleted battery to charge for a few minutes before turning on the device. A computer can be also used to charge the device by connecting them via the USB cable. Charging with the charger Plug the small end of the charger into the multipurpose jack of the device. Connecting the charger improperly may cause serious damage to the device. the battery will drain quickly. the device cannot be turned on I immediately when the charger is connected. • hen the battery power is low. • f you use multiple applications at once.
This is normal and should not affect the W device’s lifespan or performance. To save energy. and then unplug it from the electric socket. First unplug the charger from the device. take the device and the charger to a I Samsung Service Centre.Getting started • he device can be used while it is charging. disconnect the device from the charger. Checking the battery charge status When you charge the battery while the device is off. This may damage the device. Do not remove the battery before removing the charger. the touch screen I may not function. so you must unplug the charger from the electric socket when not in use to avoid wasting power. • f the device receives an unstable power supply while charging. unplug the charger from the device. The device should remain close to the electric socket while charging. • f the device is not charging properly. • hile charging. The charger does not have a power switch. the charger may stop charging. If the battery gets hotter than usual. If this happens. After fully charging. unplug the charger when not in use. the device may heat up. the following icons will show the current battery charge status: Charging Fully charged 15 . but it may take longer to fully charge T the battery.
the device asks to reformat the memory card. A • hen you are not using the device.Getting started Reducing the battery consumption Your device provides options that help you save battery power. some memory cards may not be compatible with your device. D • ecrease the backlight time. switch to sleep mode by pressing the Power button. • requent writing and erasing of data shortens the lifespan of memory cards. • se caution to insert the memory card right-side up. or corrupt the data stored in it. D • eactivate the Wi-Fi feature. C • eactivate the Bluetooth feature. By customising these options and deactivating features in the background. When inserting a T card formatted in a different file system. 16 . Using an S incompatible card may damage the device or the memory card. D • ecrease the brightness of the display. U • he device supports only the FAT file system for memory cards. the memory card’s file directory W appears in the extSdCard folder under the internal memory. W • lose unnecessary applications with the task manager. F • hen inserting a memory card into the device. you can use the device longer between charges: • ctivate power-saving mode. D • eactivate auto-syncing of applications. D Inserting a memory card Your device accepts memory cards with maximum capacities of 64 GB. Depending on the memory card manufacturer and type. • ome memory cards may not be fully compatible with the device.
Push the memory card until it disengages from the device. 4 Replace the back cover. Replace the back cover. On the Home screen. and then pull it out. 1 2 3 Remove the back cover. Removing the memory card Before removing the memory card. Insert a memory card with the gold-coloured contacts facing downwards. Push the memory card into the slot until it locks in place. 17 . Doing so can cause data to be lost or corrupted or damage to the memory card or device. Samsung is not responsible for losses that result from the misuse of damaged memory cards. including the loss of data. first unmount it for safe removal. Do not remove the memory card while the device is transferring or accessing information.Getting started 1 2 3 Remove the back cover. tap Apps → Settings → Storage → Unmount SD card.
On the Home screen. remember to make backup copies of all important data stored on the device. tap Apps → Settings → Storage → Format SD card → Format SD card → Erase everything. and then tap Power off. Press and hold the Power button for a few seconds to turn the device on and off. To turn off the device. 18 . press and hold the Power button.Getting started Formatting the memory card A memory card formatted on a computer may not be compatible with the device. Before formatting the memory card. • ress and hold the Power button and tap Flight mode to disable the wireless P features. Turning the device on and off When turning on the device for the first time. The manufacturer’s warranty does not cover loss of data resulting from user actions. follow the on-screen instructions to set up your device. such as aeroplanes and hospitals. Format the memory card on the device. • ollow all posted warnings and directions from authorised personnel in areas F where the use of wireless devices is restricted.
Pressing the Power button turns off the screen and puts the device into lock mode. tap Apps → Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Motion. To unlock the device with motion. and then tilt the device forwards. This may cause connectivity problems or drain the battery. The device automatically gets locked if it is not used for a specified period. press the Power button or the Home button when the touch screen is turned off. You can use motion to unlock the device. and then flick your finger in any direction. or to adjust the sound volume when playing music or video. tap and hold a point on the screen. lock the device to prevent unwanted operation. Locking and unlocking the device When not in use. To unlock the device.Getting started Holding the device Do not cover the antenna area with your hands or other objects. tap anywhere on the screen. On the Home screen. Adjusting the volume Press the Volume button up or down to adjust the ringtone volume. 19 .
and then tap Mute. and then tap Sound.Getting started Switching to silent mode Use one of the following methods: • ress and hold the Volume button down until it switches to silent mode. Press and hold the Power button. P • pen the notifications panel at the top of the screen. 20 . P • ress and hold the Power button. and then tap Vibrate. O Set the device to alert you to various events in silent mode.
Basics Indicator icons The icons displayed at the top of the screen provide information about the status of the device. The icons listed in the table below are most common. Icon Meaning No signal Signal strength Roaming (outside of normal service area) GPRS network connected EDGE network connected UMTS network connected HSDPA network connected LTE network connected Wi-Fi connected Bluetooth feature activated GPS activated Call in progress Missed call Synced with the web Connected to computer No SIM or USIM card New text or multimedia message Alarm activated Silent mode activated Vibration mode activated Flight mode activated 21 .
• o not allow the touch screen to contact water. to press an on-screen button. D Electrostatic discharges can cause the touch screen to malfunction. • o avoid damaging the touch screen. do not tap it with anything sharp or apply T excessive pressure to it with your fingertips.Basics Icon Meaning Error occurred or caution required Battery power level Using the touch screen Use only fingers or the S Pen to use the touch screen. 22 . to select a menu item. Turn off the touch screen when you do not use the device. • o not allow the touch screen to come into contact with other electrical devices. tap it with a finger. • eaving the touch screen idle for extended periods may result in afterimages L (screen burn-in) or ghosting. or to enter a character using the on-screen keyboard. Finger gestures Tapping To open an application. The touch screen may malfunction D in humid conditions or when exposed to water.
or preview to a new location. tap and hold it and drag it to the target position. 23 . Dragging To move an icon. map.Basics Tapping and holding Tap and hold an item for more than 2 seconds to access available options. Double-tap again to return. or image to zoom in a part. Double-tapping Double-tap on a webpage. thumbnail.
Basics Flicking Flick left or right on the Home screen or the Applications screen to see another panel. map. 24 . Pinch to zoom out. or image to zoom in a part. Flick up or down to scroll through a webpage or a list. Pinching Spread two fingers apart on a webpage. such as contacts.
25 . open the notifications panel and deselect Screen rotation. • ome applications do not allow screen rotation. and then drag the Motion switch to the right. tap Apps → Settings → Motion. S • ome applications display a different screen depending on the orientation. The S calculator turns into a scientific calculator when rotated to landscape. Rotating the screen Many applications allow display in either portrait or landscape orientation. Rotating the device causes the display to automatically adjust to fit the new screen orientation. Before using motions. To prevent the display from rotating automatically. make sure the motion feature is activated.Basics Control motions Simple motions allow easy control of the device. On the Home screen.
26 . pick up and hold the device to your ear to make a call. Holding to ear While viewing call.Basics Picking up When you pick up the device after it has been idle for some time or when the screen has turned off. it vibrates if you have missed calls or new messages. or contact details. message.
and then move the device to the left or right to move the item to another panel on the Home screen or the Applications screen. and then move the device in any direction to browse the image.Basics Panning to move Tap and hold an item. Panning to browse When an image is zoomed in. tap and hold a point on the screen. 27 .
tap Apps → Settings → Lock screen → Lock screen options. To use this motion. tap and hold the screen. 28 .Basics Double-tapping Double-tap the device to move to the top of a list of contacts or emails. on the Home screen. Rotating While the screen is locked. and then drag the Camera quick access switch to the right. and then rotate the device to landscape orientation to launch the camera.
29 .Basics Turning over Turn over the device to mute ringtone or pause media playback. Yahoo S Finance. or AccuWeather. Updates will not work for widgets on the Home screen. Shaking • hake the device to search for Bluetooth devices. S • hake the device to update the list of emails or information from Yahoo News.
30 . The image is saved in Gallery → Screenshots.Basics Sweeping Sweep your hand across the screen to capture a screenshot. It is not possible to capture a screenshot while using some applications. Covering Cover the screen with a palm to pause media playback.
31 . and then tilt the device back and forth to zoom in or out. Moving When the touch screen is turned off.Basics Tilting Tap and hold two points on the screen. and more. move your hand across the Proximity/Light sensor to turn on the screen and view the number of missed calls and new messages. the battery power level.
tap and hold the handle and drag it up or down or left or right to move the handle. The Multi Window panel appears at the left side of the screen. W • hen you connect a headset or dock to the device. Tap the panel handle to hide or show the panel. When a panel is hidden. Drag the bar between the application panels up or down to adjust the size of the panels. and then drag another application to a new location. O • hen launching applications that contain multimedia files. such as music or W videos. sound from both files will be played. • nly applications on the Multi Window panel can run. When a panel is open. Select one application. • his feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Pages related to your actions appear in the following conditions: • hen you pull out the S Pen from the slot. 32 . tap and hold the handle and drag it to an edge of the screen to move the panel. T To activate Multi Window.Basics Page Buddy Use this feature to use specific applications based on your actions. tap and hold . W • hen you are roaming. W Activating Multi Window Use this feature to run two applications on the screen at the same time.
T • aunches S Note (during a call). the device detects it and performs the following: • urns on the touch screen (if it is off). such as screen capture. purchase a new S Pen. • he Menu button and the Back button cannot be activated by the S Pen. L • pens the S Pen page (from the Home screen). T 33 . Refer to I the Samsung website for more information about the S Pen. When you pull out the S Pen from the slot.Basics Using the S Pen The included S Pen can be used to easily select items or perform functions. Actions using the S Pen with the button pressed provide additional conveniences. Pull out the S Pen from the slot to use it. • or best results. T • f the S Pen is not working properly. take it to a Samsung Service Centre. If the tip gets dull. keep the S Pen mostly perpendicular to the touch screen and avoid F using it at sharp angles. O • he tip of the S Pen is not replaceable.
Undoing the last action With the S Pen button pressed. 34 . draw to undo the last action.Basics Opening a menu With the S Pen button pressed. draw to open a list of the screen’s available options.
Basics Capturing screenshots With the S Pen button pressed. 35 . It is not possible to capture a screenshot while using some applications. It is possible to draw or write on or to crop a screenshot. Launching S Note With the S Pen button pressed. touch the screen until you hear a click. double-tap the screen to launch S Note. A screenshot is saved in the Gallery → Screenshots folder. The edited image is saved in the Gallery → IMG_edited folder.
drag left or right on the text to select. press the S Pen button while hovering over the Quick Command screen. If you drag between lines.Basics Selecting text With the S Pen button pressed. draw a gesture command to launch the assigned application or feature. drag the S Pen up the screen to launch Quick Command. you may select unwanted text. On the Quick Command screen. drag across the middle of the text or drag the text selection icons. To view assigned gesture commands. 36 . Samsung UserManual Launching Quick Command With the S Pen button pressed. To select only the text you intend.
or options to preview the contents or view information in pop-up windows. The selected area is saved in the Gallery → Screenshots folder. draw a line around an area to select it. You can scroll through panels or lists by moving the pointer to an edge (top/bottom/left/ right) of the screen. subjects. Move the pointer to files. a pointer appears on the screen. Select an application to use with the selected area from the icons that appear at the bottom of the screen.Basics Selecting and capturing an image With the S Pen button pressed. S Pen Air View When you hold the S Pen near the screen. 37 .
drag the S Pen up on the screen to launch Quick Command. For example. When adding a recipient’s name after @. such as a name or phone number. Select an application or a feature → an option. the device displays a popup alert and emits a sound if you walk. send a message. the Email application launches. an email composing screen opens so that you can send an email to the recipient.Basics S Pen Keeper When the touch screen is off and S Pen is removed from the device. Adding gesture commands Tap → Add a command → Select an application or Select functions. or search for content by drawing gesture commands on the screen. With the S Pen button pressed. Access the S Pen settings to activate or deactivate the feature. draw a keyword. Draw a new gesture command. For more specific tasks. Using gesture commands Draw a gesture command to launch applications or features. and then tap Done. after a gesture command. when drawing @. Quick Command Use this feature to make a call. 38 .
drag up the bar that is at the bottom of the screen. S The available options may vary depending on the region or service provider. To select which notifications will be blocked. tap Settings → Blocking mode. B • obile data: Activate or deactivate the data connection. G • ound: Activate or deactivate silent mode. and more. You can vibrate or mute your device in silent S mode. Scroll the list to see additional alerts. 39 . To close the notifications panel. you can view your device’s current status and use the following options: • i-Fi: Activate or deactivate the Wi-Fi feature. In blocking mode.Basics Notifications Notification icons appear on the status bar at the top of the screen to report missed calls. • creen rotation: Allow or prevent the interface from rotating when you rotate the device. new messages. From the notifications panel. device status. P • llShare Cast: Activate or deactivate the AllShare Cast feature. A • ync: Activate or deactivate auto sync of applications. W • PS: Activate or deactivate the GPS feature. the device will B block notifications. M • locking mode: Activate or deactivate blocking mode. Drag down from the status bar to open the notifications panel. • ower saving: Activate or deactivate power-saving mode. S • luetooth: Activate or deactivate the Bluetooth feature. calendar events.
and others. Adding an item Customise the Home screen by adding widgets or folders. 40 . To switch to easy mode. scroll left or right. F Moving an item Tap and hold an item and drag it to a new location. A • older: Create a new folder. you can easily access your favourite contacts. and settings by adding shortcuts to the Home screen.Basics Home screen The Home screen is the starting point to access all of the device’s features. Changing the Home screen mode The Home screen has basic and easy modes. widgets. tap and hold an application icon. shortcuts to applications. and then select one of the following categories: • pps and widgets: Add widgets or applications to the Home screen. To move it to another panel. drag it to the side of the screen. and then drag it into a panel preview. In easy mode. Tap and hold the empty area on the Home screen. To view other panels. It displays indicator icons. on the Home screen. tap Apps. The Home screen can have multiple panels. Rearranging items Adding an application icon On the Home screen. applications. tap Apps → Settings → Home screen mode → Basic mode → Easy mode → Apply.
and then drag it to a new location. Or. release it. select an image and tap Set wallpaper. tap and hold a panel preview. • ive wallpapers: See animated images. L • allpapers: See wallpaper images. 41 . On the Home screen. Setting wallpaper Set an image or photo stored in the device as wallpaper for the Home screen. W Then. and then tap Done.Basics Removing an item Tap and hold an item. Removing a panel → Edit page. Rearranging panels Adding a new panel Tap → Edit page → . and then drag it to the rubbish bin at the Tap bottom of the screen. tap following: → Set wallpaper → Home screen. When the rubbish bin turns red. and drag it to the rubbish bin that appears at the top of the Home screen. resize it by dragging the frame. tap and hold a panel preview. Moving a panel Tap → Edit page. and then select one of the • allery: See photos taken by the device’s camera or images downloaded from the G Internet. select an image.
tap Apps → Widgets. Opening an application On the Home screen or the Applications screen. Select a setting option to add it to the Home screen as a shortcut. ranging from media to Internet applications. add widgets from the widgets panel to the Home screen. T Adding widgets to the Home screen On the Home screen. Scroll left or right on the widgets panel. Using applications This device can run many different types of applications. To use them. • ome widgets connect to web services. • he widgets available may vary depending on the region or service provider. Select an application icon to open. tap Apps → Widgets. Using the setting shortcut widget On the Home screen. 42 . select an application icon to open it. Using a web-based widget may result in S additional charges. Opening from recently-used applications Press and hold the Home button to open the list of recently-used applications. and then tap and hold Settings shortcut to open a list of setting options.Basics Using widgets Widgets are small applications that provide convenient functions and information on your Home screen. and then tap and hold a widget to add it to the Home screen.
To move it to Tap another panel. drag it to the side of the screen. and then tap Save to save the arrangement. Alternatively. tap End all. including any new applications installed. Rearranging panels Pinch on the screen. and then drag it to a new location. tap Apps to open the Applications screen. → Edit. and then tap End next to an application to close it. Organising with folders Put related applications together in a folder for convenience. press and hold the Home button. tap . Applications screen The Applications screen displays icons for all applications. To close all running applications. On the Home screen. and then tap . and then drag it to Create folder. tap and hold an application. Enter a folder Tap name and then tap OK. scroll left or right. and then drag it to a new location. Press and hold the Home button. To view other panels.Basics Closing an application Close applications not in use to save battery power and maintain device performance. 43 . tap and hold a panel preview. Put applications into the new folder by dragging. tap and hold an application. Rearranging applications → Edit.
tap Done. One-handed operation You can activate one-handed operation mode for your convenience. Uninstalling applications Tap → Uninstall. Tick applications or features to use with the mode. The Tap next steps vary depending on the method selected. On the Applications screen. select applications. To reset help pop-ups if you have hidden them. tap Settings → One-handed operation. and then select an application to uninstall it. or other methods. tap Show help tip pop-ups. and then select items by ticking.Basics Installing applications Use application stores. such as Samsung Apps. Tap Help on the Applications screen. Help Access help information to learn how to use the device and applications or configure important settings. and then select a sharing method. Bluetooth. Select an item to view tips. 44 . application interfaces are modified for easy use with one hand. Default applications that come with the device cannot be uninstalled. Sharing applications Share downloaded applications with other users via email. to download and install applications. In this mode. → Share app.
Enter a space. Break to the next line. Text entry is not supported in some languages. . and then select the type of keyboard to use. 45 . For all caps. Enter punctuation marks. Enter uppercase. tap repeatedly the key corresponding to the character. To enter a character. Changing the keyboard type Tap any text field. tap → Portrait keyboard types. To enter text. open the notifications panel. Using the Samsung keyboard Changing the keyboard layout Tap and hold keyboard. a key has three or four characters. Delete a preceding character. tap Choose input method. Switch to handwriting mode. you must change the input language to one of the supported languages. tap it twice. and then tap Qwerty keyboard or 3x4 On the 3x4 keyboard.Basics Entering text Use the Samsung keyboard or the voice input feature to enter text. Entering uppercase Tap before entering a character.
to copy or to To paste it into a text entry field. Entering text by voice Activate the voice input feature and then speak into the microphone.Basics Changing language keyboards Slide the space key left or right to change language keyboards. and then tap Paste. To change the language or add languages for the voice recognition. If the device does not recognise your words correctly. tap the current language at the bottom of the screen. The device displays what you speak. tap the underlined text and select an alternative word or phrase from the dropdown list. drag or to select more or less text. Select a suggested word. The selected text is copied to the clipboard. and then write a word with a finger or the S Pen. Suggested words appear as characters are entered. 46 . and then tap cut. When you are finished. tap . tap and hold at the point where it should be inserted. Copying and pasting Tap and hold over text. Handwriting Tap .
can be forgotten so the device will not automatically connect to it.Basics Connecting to a Wi-Fi network Connect the device to a Wi-Fi network to use the Internet or share media files with other devices. (p. and then tap Forget. The WLAN can be operated in the EU without restriction indoors. but cannot be operated outdoors. Enter the network name in Network SSID. enter a password if necessary. Networks that require a password appear with a lock icon. tap Add Wi-Fi network at the bottom of the networks list. Select the network in the networks list. 116) Turning Wi-Fi on and off Open the notifications panel. and then drag the Wi-Fi switch to the right. Forgetting Wi-Fi networks Any network that has ever been used. Select a network from the list of detected Wi-Fi networks. and then tap Connect. Adding Wi-Fi networks If the desired network does not appear in the networks list. T Joining Wi-Fi networks On the Applications screen. • our device uses a non-harmonised frequency and is intended for use in all Y European countries. After the device connects to a Wi-Fi network. 47 . the device will automatically connect to it any time it is available. tap Settings → Wi-Fi. including the current network. select the security type and enter the password if it is not an open network. • urn off Wi-Fi to save the battery when not in use. and then tap Save. and then tap Wi-Fi to turn it on or off.
Adding accounts Follow the instructions that appear when opening a Google application without signing in to set up a Google account. select an account name under Accounts. and then tap Remove account. and Samsung Apps requires a Samsung account. To sign in with or sign up for a Google account. select the account to remove. tap Settings. More than one Google account can be used on the device.Basics Setting up accounts Google applications. or tap Existing. such as Play Store. Create Google and Samsung accounts to have the best experience with the device. tap New to sign up. and then follow onscreen instructions to complete the account setup. on the Applications screen. Removing accounts On the Applications screen. Set up a Samsung account as well. 48 . tap Settings → Add account → Google. require a Google account. After that.
Open Windows Media Player and sync music files.Basics Transferring files Move audio. mp4. pptx. contacts. The following file formats are supported by some applications. or other types of files from the device to the computer. gif. If Samsung Kies does not launch. image. Transfer files between your device and the computer. and png I • ideo: 3gp. ppt. or vice versa. xls. ogg. aac. Connecting with Windows Media Player Ensure that Windows Media Player is installed on the computer. and syncs them with Samsung devices. and txt D Connecting with Samsung Kies Samsung Kies is a computer application that manages media libraries. pdf. Some file formats are not supported depending on the version of the device’s software. Download the latest Samsung Kies from the Samsung website. 49 . and calendars. flv. 1 2 Connect the device to the computer using the USB cable. docx. Refer to the Samsung Kies help for more information. mp4. double-click the Samsung Kies icon on the computer. and flac M • mage: bmp. wma. xlsx. m4a. Samsung Kies launches on the computer automatically. video. 3ga. • usic: mp3. oga. 1 2 Connect the device to the computer using the USB cable. jpg. avi. and mkv V • ocument: doc. wmv. 3gp.
Fit your face in the frame to be captured. 50 . set a backup unlock PIN or pattern to unlock the screen in case the face unlock fails. Then. Then. 3 Transfer files between your device and the computer.Basics Connecting as a media device 1 2 Connect the device to the computer using the USB cable. The device requires an unlock code whenever unlocking it. Securing the device Prevent others from using or accessing personal data and information stored in the device by using the security features. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Face and voice. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Face unlock. Fit your face in the frame to be captured and then set a voice command. and then tap Connected as a media device → Media device (MTP). Setting a face unlock On the Applications screen. Setting a face and voice unlock On the Applications screen. set a backup unlock PIN or pattern to unlock the screen in case the face and voice unlock fails. Open the notifications panel. Tap Camera (PTP) if your computer does not support Media Transfer Protocol (MTP) or not have any appropriate driver installed.
Set a backup unlock PIN to unlock the screen when you forget the pattern. Unlocking the device Turn on the screen by pressing the Power button or the Home button. If the unlock code is forgotten. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → PIN. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Pattern. Setting a password On the Applications screen. and then enter the password again to verify it. Enter at least four numbers.Basics Setting a pattern On the Applications screen. 51 . and then draw the pattern again to verify it. Enter at least four characters including numbers and symbols. and then enter the password again to verify it. take the device to a Samsung Service Centre to reset it. Draw a pattern by connecting four dots or more. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Password. and enter the unlock code. Setting a PIN On the Applications screen.
• o not turn off the computer or disconnect the USB cable while the device is D upgrading. W Doing so may interfere with the update process. Click the Update button in the dialogue box to start upgrading.Basics Upgrading the device The device can be upgraded to the latest software. tap Settings → About device → Software update → Update. Upgrading with Samsung Kies Launch Samsung Kies and connect the device to the computer. Samsung Kies automatically recognises the device and shows available updates in a dialogue box. On the Applications screen. This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. 52 . Refer to the Samsung Kies help for details on how to upgrade. Upgrading over the air The device can be directly upgraded to the latest software by the firmware over-the-air (FOTA) service. if any. do not connect other media devices to the computer. • hile upgrading the device.
F • ontacts: Make a call from the contacts list. K • ogs: Make a call from the history of incoming and outgoing calls and messages. L • avourites: Make a call from the list of favourite contacts. Tap Phone on the Applications screen. Making calls Making a call Use one of the following methods: • eypad: Enter the number using the keypad. automatic predictions appear. 53 . Select one of these to make a call. Number prediction When entering numbers on the keypad. and then tap .Communication Phone Use this application to make or answer a call. C Speed dial numbers For speed dial numbers. tap and hold the corresponding digit.
• dd call: Dial a second call. S • erge: Make a multiparty call when connected to two calls. and then tap . Enter the country code. • → Message: Send a message. K • peaker: Activate the speakerphone. Select one to place a call to it. This disconnects you from the conversation.Communication Finding contacts Enter a name. and phone number. This feature is available only if the multiparty call service is active. Making an international call Tap and hold 0 until the + sign appears. M • eadset: Switch to a Bluetooth headset if it is connected to the device. • ute: Turn off the microphone so that the other party cannot hear you. or email address to find a contact in the contacts list. predicted contacts appear. Keep the device away from your ears when using S the speakerphone. phone number. • → Manage conference call: Have a private conversation with one party during a multiparty call or disconnect one party form the multiparty call. 54 . → S Note: Create a note. Repeat this to add more M parties. Or press and hold the headset button. or • → Transfer: Connect the first party to the second party. A • eypad: Open the keypad. • • → Contacts: Open the contacts list. H • wap: Switch between two calls. During a call The following actions are available: • : Hold a call. area code. to retrieve the held call. As characters are entered. Tap press and hold the headset button.
Those prefixes are stored in the SIM or USIM card.Communication • → Noise reduction off: Deactivate the noise reduction feature that removes background noise so that the other party can hear you more clearly. Receiving calls Answering a call When a call comes in. For example. select a call Tap barring option. → Call settings → Additional settings → Call barring. If the call waiting service is active. → Call settings → Additional settings → Fixed Dialling Numbers → Enable FDN. and then select an option. tap → View by. Adding contacts To add a phone number to the contacts list from the keypad. Tap FDN list and add numbers. 55 . When the second call is answered. drag outside the circle. enter the number and tap Add to contacts. or press the headset button. international calling can be disabled. select a call type. Fixed dialling number The device can be set to restrict outgoing calls only to numbers with specified prefixes. the first call is put on hold. To filter a call log. another call can be made. Viewing call logs Tap Logs to view the history of incoming and outgoing calls. • → My call sound: Select an equaliser option for use during a call. Call barring The device can be set to prevent certain calls from being made. Tap and then enter the PIN2 supplied with the SIM or USIM card. and then enter a password.
Or press the headset button. Enter a Tap number and tap Enable. drag outside the circle.Communication Rejecting a call When a call comes in. missed calls. tap Reject call with message. Open the notifications panel to view the list of Call waiting Call waiting is a service provided by the service provider. tap → Call settings → Additional settings → Call waiting. To send a message when rejecting an incoming call. This service is not available for video calls. appears on the status bar. and Tap then tap Auto reject list. To create → Call settings → Set reject messages. 56 . assign a category. To make use of this service. Call forwarding The device can be set to send incoming calls to a specified number. Ending a call Tap End call to end a call. A user can use this service to suspend a current call and switch to an incoming call. enter a number. Missed calls If a call is missed. → Call settings → Call forwarding. drag the Auto reject mode switch to the right. or press and hold the headset button. and then tap Save. the rejection message. Tap Create. and then select a call type and condition. tap Automatically rejecting calls from unwanted numbers → Call settings → Call rejection.
→ Theme view: Apply decorative icons to your image. Tap and hold your image to access the following options: • witch camera: Switch between the front and rear camera.Communication Video calls Making a video call Enter the number or select a contact from the contacts list. Tap and hold the other party’s image to access the following options: • apture image: Capture the other party’s image. R It is illegal in many countries to record a call without the other party’s prior permission. C • ecord video: Take a video of the other party’s images. M • • • • • • • • → Hide me: Hide your image from the other party. → Switch to headset: Switch to a Bluetooth headset if it is connected to the device. → Speaker off: Deactivate the speakerphone feature. to make a video During a video call The following actions are available: • witch Camera: Switch between the front and rear camera. → Animated emotions: Apply emotional icons to your image. S • ute: Turn off the microphone so that the other party cannot hear you. and then tap call. O 57 . → Outgoing image: Select an image to show it to the other party. → Enable cartoon view: Change the view mode to the cartoon view. → Keypad: Open the keypad. S • utgoing image: Select an image to show it to the other party.
• / 58 .Communication Swapping images Drag an image of either party onto the other party’s image to swap the images. : Add or delete a contact field. Contacts Use this application to manage contacts. Managing contacts Creating a contact Tap and enter contact information. email addresses. Tap Contacts on the Applications screen. • : Add an image. and others. including phone numbers.
tap and hold it. T Once a contact is selected. by dragging a finger U along it. it is also added to or deleted from Google Contacts. 59 . • ap the search field at the top of the contacts list and enter search criteria. : Compose an email. take one of the following actions: • : Add to favourite contacts. Setting a speed dial number → Speed dial setting.Communication Editing a contact Select a contact to edit. and then tap Remove. Contacts synced with Google Contacts appear with If a contact is added or deleted on the device. select a speed dial number. and vice versa. To Tap remove a speed dial number. and then tap . Searching for contacts Use one of the following search methods: • croll up or down the contacts list. and then select a contact for it. Deleting a contact Tap → Delete. S • se the index at the right side of the contacts list for quick scrolling. in the contacts list. Importing and exporting contacts Syncing with Google Contacts Tap → Merge with Google. • / • • : Make a voice or video call. : Compose a message.
Export to SD card. Exporting contacts → Import/Export → Export to SIM card. and then select Tap a sharing method. or Import from Tap USB storage. in the contacts list. and then take one of the following actions: • earch: Search for contacts. S • dd to favourites: Add contacts to favourites. R • rid view / List view: View contacts in grid or list form. Favourite contacts Tap . A • emove from favourites: Remove contacts from favourites.Communication Syncing with Samsung Contacts Tap → Merge with Samsung. and vice versa. Sharing contacts → Import/Export → Share namecard via. it is also added to or deleted from Samsung Contacts. G 60 . or Export to USB Tap storage. Import from SD card. tap Done. select contacts. Importing contacts → Import/Export → Import from SIM card. Contacts synced with Samsung Contacts appear with If a contact is added or deleted on the device.
and then tap to edit. and then tap Done. select the business card in ME. Select contacts to add. 61 . and then select a sharing method. Sending a message or email to a group’s members Select a group. drag it up or down to another • elete groups: Select user-added groups. C • earch: Search for contacts. Managing groups Tap . and then tap Delete. tap → Send message or Send email. next to the group name. such as phone number. Tap → Share namecard via.Communication Contact groups Adding contacts to a group Select a group. and then tap Done. and postal address. and then tap . Business card Create a business card and send it to others. S • hange order: Tap and hold C position. select members. Default groups cannot be D deleted. and then tap Save. Tap Set up my profile. If user information has been saved when you set up the device. and then tap Done. enter details. email address. and then take one of the following actions: • reate: Make a new group.
The device will send the message at the specified time and date. events. Use the following methods to make a multimedia message: • ap T • ap T • ap T and attach images. T For details. 62 . contact your service provider. contacts. is not connected to the network. notes. add recipients. videos. I or the network is unstable. tap tap OK. and then tap Done. Set a time and date. and then tap . The time and date T may be incorrect if you move across time zones and the network does not update the information. select contacts. the message will not be sent. • f the device is turned off at the scheduled time. • ou may incur additional charges for sending or receiving messages while you are Y outside your home service area. Sending messages Tap . contact your service provider. enter a message. and then While composing a message. → Insert smiley to insert emoticons. Use the following methods to add recipients: • nter a phone number. Sending scheduled messages → Scheduled message. For details. • his feature may be unavailable depending on your service provider’s LTE network. and others. E • ap T . Tap Messaging on the Applications screen.Communication Messaging Use this application to send text messages (SMS) or multimedia messages (MMS). → Add subject to enter a subject. • his feature is based on the time and date set on the device.
Setting up email accounts Set up an email account when opening Email for the first time. to add a recipient from the contacts list. After that. events. Tap Tap Tap Tap → Add Cc/Bcc to add more recipients. to attach images. notes. at the top of the screen. Enter recipients. and then tap subject. events. Tap Next for a private email account. contacts. Select a contact to view the person’s message. videos. and message. Enter the email address and password. Email Use this application to send or view email messages.Communication Viewing incoming messages Incoming messages are grouped into message threads by contact. and then follow the instructions from your service provider. or tap Manual setup for a company email account. to insert images. tap → Settings → . and others. such as Google Mail. Tap Email on the Applications screen. 63 . Sending messages Tap the email account to use. follow on-screen instructions to complete the setup. and then tap . To set up another email account. Listening to a voice message Tap and hold 1 on the keypad. contacts. and information location into the message.
• f the device is turned off at the scheduled time. Delete the message. and then tap Done. set a While composing a message. next to an attachment to save 64 . Reading messages Select an email account to use. The time and date T may be incorrect if you move across time zones and the network does not update the information. Open attachments. Reply to the message. Tap a message to read. tap . Tap the attachment tab to open attachments. the message will not be sent. Add this email address to the contacts list. and then tap it. I or the network is unstable. To manually retrieve new messages. The device will send the message at the specified time and date. Forward the message. Mark the message as a reminder. Tick Schedule sending.Communication Sending scheduled messages → Schedule sending. is not connected to the network. • his feature is based on the time and date set on the device. and new messages are retrieved. tap time and date.
a subject. tap Tap Tap Tap Tap . and a message. Reply to all recipients or forward this message to others. Reading messages Mark the message as a reminder. Tap Google Mail on the Applications screen.Communication Google Mail Use this application to quickly and directly access the Google Mail service. → Attach file to attach images. → Add Cc/Bcc to add more recipients. Add a label to this message. 65 . → Save draft to save the message for later delivery. Download attachment. Sending messages In any mailbox. Add this email address to the contacts list. T • his application may be labelled differently depending on the region or service T provider. and then tap . Keep this message for long-term storage. Preview attachment. → Discard to start over. • his application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. enter recipients. Reply to this message. Mark the message as unread. Delete this message.
or status message. When Google Mail is launched. Adding friends Tap . . enter the email address of the friend to add. image. Public profile Tap the account ID at the top of the friends list to change the availability status. → End chat. select the message. and then tap . To add a label to a message. it displays messages labelled Inbox. To add a friend to chat. tap → Add to chat. 66 . and then tap DONE. enter a message in the field at the bottom of the screen. tap Talk Use this application to chat with others via Google Talk. Tap Talk on the Applications screen. tap To end the chat. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Chatting with friends Select a friend from the friends list. Tap to view messages in other labels.Communication Labels Google Mail does not use actual folders. and then select the label to assign. but uses labels instead.
67 . and then scroll up or down to view posts from your circles. Deleting chat history Chats are automatically saved. and then tap . To delete chat history. Tap All circles to change the category. Tap Messenger on the Applications screen. Select a friend from the friends list. Google+ Use this application to stay connected with people via Google’s social network service.Communication Switching between chats Scroll left or right. Messenger Use this application to chat with others via Google+ instant messaging service. enter a message in the field at the bottom of the screen. Tap Google+ on the Applications screen. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. tap → Clear chat history. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider.
Select a buddy to start chatting. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. To sync contacts on the device with ChatON. Tap ChatON on the Applications screen. 68 .Communication ChatON Use this application to chat with any device that has a mobile phone number. Create the buddies list by entering phone numbers or email addresses of Samsung accounts. tap Settings → Sync contacts. or selecting buddies from the list of suggestions.
and then select one of the suggested keywords that appear. To open a bookmarked webpage. Viewing webpages Tap the address field. tap → Add bookmark. . tap . Tap to share. scroll left or right. Tap Internet on the Applications screen. tap . and then select one. and tap the page to select it. Bookmarks To bookmark the current webpage. Opening a new page Tap → New window. tap Searching the web by voice Tap the address field.Web & network Internet Use this application to browse the Internet. save. speak a keyword. 69 . or print the current webpage while viewing a webpage. and then tap Go. enter the web address. This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. To go to another webpage.
tap and hold the desired text. history. tap . Links Tap and hold a link on the webpage to open it in a new page. or copy. select a web address. tap Tap → History → Most visited to open a webpage from the list of most visited webpages. Saved pages To view saved webpages. tap To close the browser. While viewing content. share. → Share. Sharing webpages To share a webpage address with others. save. and then tap Using Popup Browser Use this feature to access the Internet without closing the current application. such as contacts or notes that include web addresses.Web & network History Tap → History to open a webpage from the list of recently-visited webpages. To clear the → Clear history. To share a part of a webpage. tap → Share page. and then tap Popup Browser to open the pop-up browser. tap → Saved pages. To view the browser in full screen. Tap and drag the browser to move it to another location. . tap → Downloads. To view saved links. 70 .
To activate Bluetooth. The transferred file is saved in the Bluetooth folder. the operating distance may be reduced. especially those that are not tested or approved by the Bluetooth S SIG. interception. Pairing with other Bluetooth devices On the Applications screen. Samsung is not responsible for the repercussion of illegal use of the Bluetooth feature. An example is Gallery.Web & network Bluetooth Bluetooth creates a direct wireless connection between two devices over short distances. and detected devices are listed. and then drag the Bluetooth switch to the right. or misuse of data sent or S received via the Bluetooth feature. accept the Bluetooth authorisation request on the other device to receive the image. Sending and receiving data Many applications support data transfer via Bluetooth. pirating copies D of files or illegally tapping communications for commercial purposes). Use Bluetooth to exchange data or media files with other devices. on the Applications screen. If there are obstacles between the devices. may be incompatible with your device. If a contact is received. tap Settings → Bluetooth. and then select one of the paired Bluetooth devices. 71 . • amsung is not responsible for the loss. and then accept the auto-generated passkey on both devices to confirm. select an image. tap Settings → Bluetooth → Scan. it is added to the contacts list automatically. • o not use the Bluetooth feature for illegal purposes (for example. After that. tap → Bluetooth. • ome devices. Select the device you want to pair with. • lways ensure that you share and receive data with devices that are trusted A and properly secured. Open Gallery.
depending on the network S connection. You can play and send any file on any device to another device or web storage server. To get more details. and then control the display with the keys on your device. select a file. and then tap . • his feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Sending files Select a device or web storage. The registration methods may vary depending on the → FAQ. • f you play videos or games on a TV. On the Applications screen. you must sign in to your Google and Samsung accounts and register two or more devices as file servers. tap Settings → More settings → AllShare Cast. and then share your contents.Web & network AllShare Cast Use this feature to connect your device to a large screen with an AllShare Cast dongle. AllShare Cast dongles may not be discovered I or connected. • o save energy. open or play a file. AllShare Play Use this application to play contents saved on various devices over the Internet. T • ome files may be buffered during playback. device type. T • f you specify a Wi-Fi frequency band. and then drag the AllShare Cast switch to the right. deactivate the AllShare Cast feature when not in use. select an appropriate TV mode to get the best I experience from AllShare Cast. To use this application. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. 72 . Select a device. tap Tap AllShare Play on the Applications screen.
select a file. S • acebook/Twitter/Flickr/Picasa: Upload files to a social network site. and then use the following options: • end to Nearby Users: Share files with nearby devices that have AllShare Play activated. select a file. tap . • ome files may be buffered while playing depending on the network connection. and then select a device. tap . and then view and manage your files. F Playing files on a remote device Select a device or web storage. 73 .Web & network Sharing files Select a device or web storage. • upported file formats may differ depending on connected devices as a media S player. S Managing contents on a web storage server Select a web storage server.
on the Applications screen. Touch the back of your device to the NFC card reader. such as webpages and contacts. Handle the back cover carefully to avoid damaging the NFC antenna. The back cover contains a built-in NFC antenna. contact your service provider. Reading information from an NFC tag Place the device near an NFC tag. To register or get details about the service. Making a purchase with the NFC feature Before you can use the NFC feature to make payments. The information from the tag will appear. your device will not read NFC tags or receive data. to NFC-enabled devices. Drag the NFC switch to the right. On the Applications screen. To activate the NFC feature. you must register for the mobile payment service.Web & network NFC Your device allows you to read near field communication (NFC) tags that contain information about products. Sending data via Android Beam Use the Android Beam feature to send data. and then tap your device’s screen. If the screen is locked. You can also use this feature to make payments and buy tickets for transportation or events after downloading the required applications. tap Settings → More settings → NFC. Drag the Android Beam switch to the right. tap Settings → More settings → NFC. 74 . touch the back of your device to the back of the other device. Select an item.
images. the file transfer may fail. touch the back of your device to the back of the other device. Doing so may violate copyright laws. 75 . On the Applications screen. If both devices try to send data simultaneously. Select a file. Samsung is not responsible for any liabilities caused by the illegal use of copyrighted data. and then tap your device’s screen. and documents. Drag the S Beam switch to the right. videos. such as music. Do not send copyright-protected data via S Beam. tap Settings → More settings → S Beam.Web & network S Beam Use the S Beam feature to send data.
Open Music square. Tap and hold to move forwards quickly. Turn on shu e. S Playing music Select a music category. Select a sound e ect. Open the playlist. 76 . Adjust the volume. Tap and hold to move backwards quickly. • ome file formats are not supported depending on the device’s software version. Change the repeat mode.Media Music Player Use this application to listen to music. Tap Music Player on the Applications screen. Pause and resume playback. Restart the currently-playing song or skip to the previous song. Skip to the next song. S • ome files may not play properly depending on the encoding used. and then select a song to play.
To add the currently-playing song to a playlist. The camera automatically shuts off when unused. Creating playlists Make an own selection of songs. tap → Set as → Phone ringtone. When a new → Library update. tap → Add to playlist. Enter a title and tap OK. D • o not take photos or videos in places where you may violate other people’s privacy. Playing music by mood Play music grouped by mood. and then tap select songs to include. and then tap Done. Camera etiquette • o not take photos or videos of other people without their permission. (p. Use Gallery to view photos and videos taken with the device’s camera. Tap Add music. 84) Tap Camera on the Applications screen. Tap Playlists. D 77 . song is added. Camera Use this application to take photos or videos. D • o not take photos or videos where legally prohibited. The playlist is automatically created by the device.Media Setting a song as ringtone To use the currently-playing song as ringtone. tap Music square → Tap Music square and select a cell of mood. → Create playlist.
Tap series of photos. Scene mode Predefined settings make point-and-shoot photos easier to take. L • ports: Use this setting for fast-moving subjects. Change the ash setting. Switch between the front and rear camera. P • andscape: Use this setting for a wider view. P • each/Snow: Use this setting for well-lit or sunny outdoor scenes. Tap and hold to take a in focus. Tap → Scene mode. Switch between still and video mode. S • arty/Indoor: Use this setting for well-lit indoor scenes. Change the shooting mode. Change the camera settings. B 78 . the focus frame turns green. Indicates which storage is in use. Select among various e ects that are available. • ortrait: Use this setting for a human subject. When the subject is to take the photo. Open the image viewer to display photos.Media Taking photos Taking a photo Tap the image on the preview screen where the camera should focus.
tap Save to merge the images into a single photo. and save it. • ingle shot: Take a single photo. S • ow light: Take a series of photos and combine them into one photo to improve the L image quality. tap the yellow frame on each face. D • utumn colour: Use this setting for red-shifted background scenery. and then save the best one. To get the best shot. or accessories the subject is wearing. • ace detection: Set the device to recognise people’s faces and help you take photos of F them. facial expression. S • awn: Use this setting for very subtle colours. skin colour.Media • unset: Use this setting for richer colours and sharper contrasts. Tap to take multiple photos. B • mile shot: Take a photo while the camera waits for a subject to smile. S • DR: Take three photos with different exposures and then combine them to improve the H contrast ratio. and choose the best individual pose for the subject. 79 . • eauty: Take a photo with lightened faces for gentler images. P • hare shot: Send a photo directly to another device via Wi-Fi Direct. S • est photo: Take a series of photos. light conditions. face size. Face recognition may fail depending on the face angle. After choosing a pose for each individual. Tap → Shooting mode. B • est Face: Use this to take multiple group shots at the same time and combine them to B create the best possible image. • uddy photo share: Set the device to recognise a person’s face that you have tagged B in a photo and send it to that person. • anorama: Take a photo composed of many photos strung together. When Gallery opens. A • ext: Use this setting for books or posters. such as cartoon rendering. T • andlelight: Use this setting for images of bright light against a dark background. hold the camera steady and remain still while taking photos. C Shooting mode Several photo effects are available.
tap T when the anti-shake feature is activated. Tap and move the camera in any direction. This feature will not work The zoom function may not be available when recording at the highest resolution. and then tap . T tap . tap where you want to focus. tap Taking videos Taking a video Slide the still-video switch to the video icon. tap to take a video. To pause While recording. shooting. recording. use the following actions: • o change the focus. . the camera automatically takes another shot in a panoramic sequence. 80 . Tap → Shooting mode → Panorama. • o capture an image from the video while recording. tap . When the blue frame aligns with the viewfinder. To focus on the centre of the screen. To stop again.Media Panoramic photos A panoramic photo is a wide landscape image consisting of multiple shots. To stop recording.
Tap to change recording mode. N • imit for MMS: Use this mode to lower quality for sending via messaging. The device will play the F video in fast motion. Change the ash setting. The device will play the S video in slow motion. Change the camera settings. Select among various e ects that are available. Change recording mode. Open the video player to play videos. Zooming in and out 81 . Indicates which storage is in use. • ormal: Use this mode for normal quality.Media Recording mode Switch between the front and rear camera. • ast motion: Use this mode to take a video of a moving subject. L • low motion: Use this mode to take a video of a moving subject. Switch between still and video mode.
use a higher exposure. S • elf recording: Take a video of yourself. 82 . But it takes up R more memory. S • lash: Activate or deactivate the flash. Configuring settings for Camera Tap to configure settings for Camera. T • esolution: Select a resolution. Not all of the following options are available in both still camera and video camera modes. Use higher resolution for higher quality. U • pread two fingers apart on the screen to zoom in. • dit shortcuts: Reorganise shortcuts to frequently-used options. S • he zoom function may not be available when shooting at the highest resolution. The available options vary depending on the mode used. Macro is for very F close objects. • ocus mode: Select a focus mode. S • ecording mode: Change recording mode. T • he zoom in/out effect is available when using the zoom feature while shooting T video. F • hooting mode: Change the shooting mode. E • cene mode: Change the scene mode. B • elf portrait: Take a photo of yourself. For lowE light situations. Auto focus is camera-controlled. • imer: Use this for delayed-time shots. S • xposure value: This determines how much light the camera’s sensor receives. and pinch to zoom out.Media Use one of the following methods: • se the Volume button to zoom in or out. R • ffects: Select among various photo effects that are available. E • urst shot: Take a series of photos of moving subjects.
Y To avoid this. Higher values are for fast-moving or poorly-lit objects. outdoor conditions. T • ave as flipped: Invert the image to create a mirror-image of the original scene. • utdoor visibility: Use this for bright. I 83 . G • uto share shot: Set to automatically activate Wi-Fi Direct and switch to share shot mode A when you touch the back of your device to another NFC-enabled device. • PS tag: Attach a GPS location tag to the photo. • etering: Select a metering method. Anti-shake helps focus when the camera is A moving. Automatic contrast defines A contrast levels without manual input. S • mage quality: Higher quality images require more storage space. • ontextual filename: Set the camera to display contextual tags. C • ake photos using voice: Set the camera to take photos with voice commands. It is measured in filmI camera equivalents. This determines how light values are calculated. • uidelines: Display viewfinder guides to help composition when selecting subjects. Matrix averages the entire scene. Spot measures the light value at a specific location. and then tap the screen of your device’s screen. M Centre-weighted measures background light in the centre of the scene. such as between buildings or in low-lying areas. • our location may appear on your photos when you upload them to the Internet. so images have a true-to-life colour W range. This controls camera light sensitivity. The settings are designed for specific lighting situations. G • o improve GPS signals. Low values are for stationary or brightly-lit objects. avoid shooting in locations where the signal may be T obstructed. • nti-Shake: Activate or deactivate anti-shake. O • uto contrast: Set the camera to use automatic contrast. or in poor weather conditions. These settings are similar to the heat range for white-balance exposure in professional cameras. deactivate the GPS tag setting. • SO: Select an ISO value.Media • hite balance: Select an appropriate white balance.
Media • ideo quality: Set the quality level for videos. V • torage: Select the memory location for storage. S • eset: Reset the camera settings. R
Reorganise shortcuts for easy access to the camera’s various options. Tap → Edit shortcuts. Tap and hold an option and drag it to a slot at the left of the screen. The other icons can be moved within the list by tapping and dragging them.
Use this application to view images and videos. Tap Gallery on the Applications screen. • ome file formats are not supported depending on the software installed on the S device. • ome files may not play properly depending on how they are encoded. S
Launching Gallery displays available folders. When another application, such as Email, saves an image, the download folder is automatically created to contain the image. Likewise, capturing a screenshot automatically creates the Screenshots folder. Select a folder to open it. In a folder, images are displayed by creation date. Select an image to view it in full screen. Scroll left or right to view the next or previous image.
Zooming in and out
Use one of the following methods to zoom in an image: • ouble-tap anywhere to zoom in. D • pread two fingers apart on any place to zoom in. Pinch to zoom out, or double-tap to S return.
Viewing images using the motion feature
Use the motion feature to execute a function with particular motion. On the Applications screen, tap Settings → Motion, drag the Motion switch to the right, and then select features by ticking. To stop using a motion feature, drag the Motion switch to the left. To set the sensitivity for each motion feature, tap Advanced settings, select a feature, and then use the adjustable slide bar.
Video files show the Player launches. icon on the preview. Select a video to watch it and tap , and Video
When viewing an image, tap and use the following functions: • lideshow: Start a slideshow with the images in the current folder. S • ace tag: Register the faces in the image as face tags. F • ag buddy: Set the camera to display contextual tags. T • dd photo note: Add a note to the image. Tap A • opy to clipboard: Copy to clipboard. C • otate left: Rotate anticlockwise. R • otate right: Rotate clockwise. R • rop: Resize the orange frame to crop and save the image in it. C • dit: Launch Paper Artist to edit the image. E • et as: Set the image as a wallpaper or a contact image. S • uddy photo share: Send the image to a person whose face is tagged in the image. B to edit the note.
Media • rint: Print via a USB or Wi-Fi connection. The device is only compatible with some P Samsung printers. • ename: Rename the file. R • etails: View image details. D • dit weather tag: Add a weather tag. E
When viewing an image, tap to add the image to the favourites list.
Use one of the following methods: • n a folder, tap I → Select item, select images by ticking, and then tap . . • hen viewing an image, tap W
Use one of the following methods: • n a folder, tap I to others. → Select item, select images by ticking, and then tap to send them
• hen viewing an image, tap W
to send it to others or share it via social network services.
Setting as wallpaper
When viewing an image, tap contact. → Set as to set the image as wallpaper or to assign it to a
Media Tagging faces → Face tag → On. When the face tag appears on an image. facial expression. Tap the face. Paper Artist Use this application to make images look like illustrations with fun effects or frames. skin colour. A yellow frame appears around the When viewing an image. Select an existing image. face size. Change the eraser size. 87 . Change the pen thickness. Apply effects to the image. light conditions. Use artistic tools to edit an image. Tap Paper Artist on the Applications screen. location. tap Add name. Share the image. The edited image is saved in the Gallery → Paper Pictures folder. tap date. Using Tag Buddy → Tag buddy to display a contextual tag (weather. Change the brush thickness. Face recognition may fail depending on the face angle. Save the image. Apply frames to the image. Take a photo. tap recognised face. When viewing an image. or accessories the subject is wearing. such as making calls or sending messages. and then select or add a contact. and person’s name) when opening an image. tap the face tag and use available options.
Tap Video Player on the Applications screen. Move forwards or backwards by dragging the bar. Sharing videos Tap → Share via. Each A time you lock the screen while playing a DivX Video-On-Demand. Reduce the size of the video screen. Pause and resume playback. S • ome files may not play properly depending on how they are encoded. and then select a sharing method. select videos by ticking. 88 . Deleting videos Tap → Delete. S Playing videos Select a video to play. Skip to the next video. Change screen ratio. Adjust the volume. Restart the current video or skip to the previous video. and then tap Delete. one of your available rental counts is lost.Media Video Player Use this application to play video files. Tap and hold to move forwards quickly. • ome file formats are not supported depending on the device's software. • void locking the device’s screen while playing a DivX Video-On-Demand. Capture an image. tap Done. Tap and hold to move backwards quickly. select videos by ticking.
tap Spread two fingers apart on the screen to enlarge the player or pinch to reduce it. Select one of the returned search results to watch a video. While watching to use the pop-up player. Rotate the device to landscape orientation to display full screen. Change display quality. Watching videos Tap . and then enter a keyword. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. 89 . tap and hold the player. Pause or resume playback. Add the video to the playlist. Move forwards or backwards by dragging the bar.Media Using Popup Video player Use this feature to use other applications without closing the video player. YouTube Use this application to watch videos from the YouTube website. Search for videos. and then drag it to another location. Send the URL to others. Rotate the screen to portrait orientation. Tap YouTube on the Applications screen. To move the player. videos.
Uploading videos Select your account. and then select a sharing method. select news topics. flick through the Flipboard pages. enter information for the video. tap Upload. flick up on the greeting page. use the following icons: • : Go to the previous page. Select a cover story or a topic. • : Share the article with others. • : View others’ comments about the article. 90 . tap . select a video.Media Sharing videos Select the video to view. Tap Flipboard on the Applications screen. and then tap Done. To start your Flipboard. While reading an article. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. tap Get Started. . and then tap Flipboard Use this application to access your personalised magazines. and then select an article to read.
If there is a charge for the application. 91 . • o install applications that you downloaded from other sources. an update icon W appears at the top of the screen to alert you to the update. → My Apps. tap the price. Select an application to view information. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. • hen a new version is available for any installed application. select an application to delete in the list of installed applications. or tap to search with a keyword. and Tap then tap Uninstall.Application & media stores Play Store Use this application to purchase and download applications and games that are able to run on the device. and follow on-screen instructions to complete the purchase process. Open the notifications panel and tap the icon to update the application. on the T Applications screen. Uninstalling applications Uninstall the applications purchased from Play Store. To download it. Tap Play Store on the Applications screen. Installing applications Browse applications by category. tap Settings → Security → Unknown sources. tap Install.
Tap To search for an application. tap search field.Application & media stores Samsung Apps Use this application to purchase and download dedicated Samsung applications. Tap Samsung Apps on the Applications screen. at the top of the screen. Installing applications Browse applications by category. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. To complete the subscription process. an update icon appears at the top of the screen to alert you to the update. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap S Suggest on the Applications screen. S Suggest Use this application to browse and download the latest applications suggested by Samsung. read the terms and conditions. For more information. tap Get. If a Samsung account is not registered. and then tap Accept to agree to them. follow the on-screen instructions to create a Samsung account.com. and then enter a keyword in the Select an application to view information. visit www. Open the notifications panel and tap the icon to update the application. When a new version is available for any installed application. 92 . to select a category.samsungapps. To download it.
This application or some features of this application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. To get more details. and personal radio stations. tap → Find similar music. unlimited song streaming. To search for and listen to similar songs. Music Hub will automatically upload the song to the database. 93 . Tap Music Hub on the Applications screen. you can enjoy customisable services. Tap Game Hub on the Applications screen. and purchase songs. Playing music Tap My Music. such as recommended songs or artists. Music Hub Use this application to listen to songs on the device or the web server provided by Music Hub. If you subscribe to the Music Hub premium service. Scroll left or right and select a game to download from Samsung Apps. The Music Hub library is updated with the songs on the If a song on your Music Hub library is not in the database. select a music category. and then select a song to play.Application & media stores Game Hub Use this application to access games. tap Help or visit the Music Hub website. → Refresh. Syncing songs with the Music Hub library Tap My Music → device.
and then select a genre → a category. To purchase book files. Select a book file by scrolling left or right. tap additional options. and then follow the onscreen instructions to complete the purchase process. 94 . While reading a book file. download. and rent movies or TV shows. to access Play Movies Use this application to watch. Play Books Use this application to read and download book files. Select a category at the top of the screen. Tap Play Movies on the Applications screen.Application & media stores Purchasing songs Tap Store. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. tap . or video to play or rent. Tap Play Books on the Applications screen. TV programme. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and then select a movie. Tap → Buy song.
95 . This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider.Application & media stores Play Music Use this application to stream music from the Google cloud service. find a book file. and then download it. and then select a magazine. Tap Play Magazines on the Applications screen. Select a category. Play music by selecting a music category or share songs with others by uploading them to the Google cloud storage. Select a category. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap Play Music on the Applications screen. Play Magazines Use this application to read and download magazines. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Readers Hub Use this application to download and read book files. Tap Readers Hub on the Applications screen.
Select a category. Tap Learning Hub on the Applications screen. Learning Hub Use this application to access learning material.Application & media stores Video Hub Use this application to access and purchase videos. Tap Video Hub on the Applications screen. Select a category. and then select a video. and then select a video lecture or book. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. 96 .
N • eeting note: Create a record of meetings. M • agazine: Create a multimedia note by inserting multimedia files. D • ecipe: Create your own recipe. Tap S Note on the Applications screen.Utilities S Note Use this application to create a note using images and voice recordings. R • ravel: Create a travel essay. T • irthday: Create a birthday card. or lectures. Double-tap the screen with the S Pen button pressed. Selecting note templates Tap and select one of the following templates: • ote/Idea note/Memo: Create a simple note from an empty page. conferences. B 97 . The S Pen can be used to open S Note. M • iary: Create a photo diary.
Utilities Composing notes Search for information about the handwritten keyword on a preset webpage. Use productivity tools. → Change background. tap Change the pen type. Change the pen colour. When erasing the handwritten note. tap → Add tag. Draw only with the S Pen. or pen colour. Record your actions while drawing a note. Save the current setting as a pen profile. Undo and redo the last action. tap To add tags. Switch to view mode. line thickness. Jot down or draw a note. To change the sheet background. View more colours. When jotting down a note. to change the eraser size or clear the note. Insert a multimedia file. Erase the handwritten note. tap to change the pen type. Make a voice recording to insert. Append another page to the current note. Add a new colour with the Color Picker. Enter a note. Change the line thickness. 98 .
To sync notes with the Samsung account. → Sort by.Utilities Inserting multimedia files or a voice recording Tap to insert multimedia files. S • ormula match: Convert a handwritten formula to a well-organised formula. or others. → Refresh. tap To create a folder. • andwriting-to-text: Convert a handwritten note. → Change order. → Import. Tap to insert a voice recording. image file. To create a note by importing a PDF. tap To copy notes. → Copy. tap 99 . tap To sync notes with Google Docs or Evernote. To change the order of notes. tap → List view. Make a voice recording to insert. H Browsing notes Browse note thumbnails by scrolling up or down. Insert a multimedia file. tap → Create folder. tap To sort notes by date. Using productivity tools Double-tap and select one of the following tools: • hape match: Convert a shape you have drawn. title. Tap Search F to get detailed information about the formula. or note. → Sync. tap To change the view mode.
→ Export. To save the note as an event. → Set as shortcut. tap To change the S Note settings. tap To add tags. tap → Create note. Creating events or tasks Tap . tap To add or delete the note. The device is only compatible To save the note as an image file or a PDF file. tap S Planner Use this application to manage events and tasks. → Print. • dd event: Enter an event with an optional repeat setting. and then use one of the following methods: • uick add: Create an event or task from a memo. tap → Move. A 100 . To set the note as wallpaper or to assign it to a contact. Viewing a note Tap the note thumbnail to open it. tap → Add tag. → Set as. To move to other pages of the note. Tap S Planner on the Applications screen. → Settings. This feature is available only for English Q and Korean. tap with some Samsung printers. → Tutorial. tap → Delete. → Share via. tap To view the tutorial for S Note. To create a note. scroll left or right. tap To delete the note. To send the note to others. → Create event.Utilities To move notes to another folder. tap To add a shortcut to the note on the Home screen. A • dd task: Enter a task with an optional priority setting. tap To print the note via a USB or Wi-Fi connection. → Edit pages.
on the Applications screen. Tap Images. tap Settings → Google under Accounts → a Google account → Sync Calendar → Sync now. select 101 . such as how often the event repeats. To manually sync for updating. Attach an image.Utilities To add an event or task more briefly. Attach a map showing the location of the event. tap S → Sync. Then tap Edit event details or Edit task details to add more details. and then take a photo or select one of the existing images. Enter a title and specify which calendar to use or sync with. tap the Google account. → Settings → Calendars. Attach a memo from S Note. when it has an advance alert. Planner → To display synced event or tasks on Google Calendar. tap next to the field. and then tap Done. Syncing with Google Calendar On the Applications screen. and then pinpoint the precise location by tapping and holding on the map that appears. tap a date to select it and tap it again. Enter the location in the Location field. Tap Notes. and then compose a new memo or select one of the existing memos. or where it takes place.
tap Favorite to 102 . and then enter a keyword to search for. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap Dropbox on the Applications screen. . week. and then select one from among different types of calendars including year.Utilities Changing calendar type Tap . To open favourite files. When you save files to Dropbox. and spread apart to change yearly calendar back to monthly calendar. Dropbox Use this application to save and share files with others via the Dropbox cloud storage. tap To open a file in Dropbox. month. Sharing events Select an event. and then select a sharing method. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup. tap Today at the top of the screen. Deleting events Select a date or event. tap Start to activate it. and others. and then tap → Delete. tap → Share via. pinch to change from the monthly calendar to the yearly calendar. To upload files to Dropbox. and then select a file. For example. To view today’s events. Searching for events Tap → Search. your device automatically syncs with the web server and any other computers that have Dropbox installed. tap add it to the favourites list. While viewing the file. A pinch gesture can be used to change calendar type. When running Dropbox for the first time. tap . → Photos or videos or Other files.
Tap Settings → Cloud on the Applications screen. and then enter the Dropbox account. 103 .Utilities Cloud Use this feature to sync files or back up settings and application data with your Samsung account or Dropbox. This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup. tap Allow and the device automatically syncs files with Dropbox whenever you make some changes. tap Set account. Backing up or restoring data Tap Device backup to back up or restore data with your Samsung account. Syncing with Dropbox If an account is not set up. Syncing with the Samsung account Tap your Samsung account or Sync settings to sync files. Once you sign in.
set a time for the alarm to go off. The alarm goes off only when you are in T the location. • ap More → Snooze to set an interval and the number of times for the alarm to repeat T after the preset time.Utilities Clock Use this application to set alarms. T 104 . Turn this alarm on or off. set a timer. select days for the alarm to repeat. measure the duration of an event. and then tap Save. Use the following options: • ap More → Location alarm to set a location. or use as the desk clock. • ap More → Smart alarm to set a time for the alarm to go off before the preset time. Tap Clock on the Applications screen. check the time in any location in the world. Alarm Setting alarms Tap Create alarm.
select clocks. outside the circle to repeat the alarm Deleting alarms Tap and hold the alarm. Deleting clocks Tap → Delete. To apply summer time. Desk clock Tap to view in full screen. 105 .Utilities Stopping alarms Drag outside the circle to stop an alarm. Drag after a specified length of time. and then tap Delete. Timer Set the duration. Stopwatch Tap Start to time an event. Tap Lap to record lap times. and then tap Delete. Tap Reset to clear lap time records. and then tap Start. Drag outside the large circle when the timer goes off. tap and hold a clock. and then tap DST settings. and then enter a city name or select a city from the cities list. World clock Creating clocks Tap Add city.
Speak into the microphone at the bottom of the device. Tap Voice Recorder on the Applications screen. tap To see calculation history. tap To set the calculator for convenient use with one hand. → Text size. Recording voice memos Tap to start recording. 106 . tap to hide the keypad. Display the list of voice memos. rotation is disabled. → Clear history. If Screen → Scientific calculator. → One-handed operation on. Tap Calculator on the Applications screen. To change the character size for history. tap To clear history. Tap pause recording.Utilities Calculator Use this application for simple or complex calculations. Tap to finish recording. tap Voice Recorder Use this application to record or play voice memos. Rotate the device to landscape orientation to display the scientific calculator. to Recording elapsed time Start recording.
• : Stop playback. and then select a Managing voice memos In the list of voice memos. • : Trim the voice memo. → Share via. and then select voice memos to send. S • elete: Select voice memos to delete. 107 . E Saving files with contextual tags In the list of voice memos. select a voice memo. To send a voice memo to others. • : Pause playback. D • ettings: Change the voice recorder settings. tap → Settings → Contextual filename → On. S • nd: Close the voice recorder.Utilities Playing voice memos Select a voice memo to play. tap sharing method. tap and select one of the following: • hare via: Select a sharing method. • : Adjust the volume by dragging the volume bar up or down.
This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap S Voice on the Applications screen. A The device may not recognise your commands or may perform unwanted commands depending on your surroundings or how you speak. Here are several examples of spoken commands: • pen music O • aunch calculator L • all Lulu mobile C • ial Lulu work D • heck schedule C Tips for better voice recognition • peak clearly. write a memo. S • peak in quiet places. send a message.Utilities S Voice Use this application to command by voice the device to dial a number. and more. S • o not use offensive or slang words. 108 . D • void speaking in dialectal accents.
Utilities Google Use this application to search not only the Internet. Tap Google on the Applications screen. displaying the search results. Alternatively. speak a keyword. settings. and then tick the Google Now Launch Google search to view Google Now cards that show the current weather. tap This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and then select one of the suggested keywords that appear. To change Google Now → Settings → Google Now. If no results are returned from the applications. Voice Search Use this application to search webpages by speaking. Searching the device Tap the search field. tap items to search for. Select one of the suggested keywords that appear. 109 . your next appointment. and then enter a keyword. the web browser appears. public transit info. → Settings → Phone search. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and more when you are most likely to need it. Tap Voice Search on the Applications screen. tap . but also applications and their contents on the device as well. Speak a keyword or phrase when Speak now appears on the screen. Search scope To select what applications to search. Join Google Now when opening Google search for the first time.
Viewing files Select a folder to open it. tap . This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. → Add shortcut. S • elect all: Select all files to apply the same option to them at once. In a folder. tap Internet downloads. 110 . Tap a shortcut name. tap Other downloads to see the files downloaded from other applications. To return to the root Adding shortcuts to folders Add a shortcut of frequently-used folders to the root directory. videos. S . songs. tap . select a folder. and sound clips. S • ettings: Change the file manager settings. tap directory. Tap My Files on the Applications screen. such as Email. To see the files downloaded from the Internet. otherwise. Select a file to open it with an appropriate application. including images. Tap Downloads on the Applications screen. To go back to the parent folder. and then tap Done. S • iew by: Change the view mode. V • ort by: Sort files or folders. and then use one of the following options: • reate folder: Create a folder. C • earch: Search for files.Utilities My Files Use this application to access all kinds of files stored in the device. enter Downloads Use this application to see what files are downloaded through the applications.
To make a payment. touch the back of your device to the NFC card reader.Utilities Google Wallet Use this application to add credit or debit card information for mobile payments or manage the payment history. Access credit card information to edit it. 111 . Tap Google Wallet on the Applications screen. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. register additional purchase methods. or manage the payment history.
To zoom in or out the map. search for places. To overlay multiple layers including satellite images. enter an address. M • ettings: Change the map settings. and pinch to zoom out. tap • lear Map: Clear the map. tap . This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and more. and then tap . To search for nearby locations.Travel & local Maps Use this application to pinpoint the location of the device. S • elp: View information about using the map. and use one of the following functions: 112 . H To view current location. tap . tap . Select a location to view the detailed location information. Searching for locations Tap . C • ake available offline: Save the map of a specified area to view it offline. Tap Maps on the Applications screen. or get directions. Once the location is found. spread two fingers apart on the screen to zoom in. Viewing maps Scroll in any direction to view a location or find your way. traffic information.
such as driving. 113 . D • all: Call the place’s phone number. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and then tap MAP VIEW to view details. banks. Select a place category. public transit. tap search into the text field. C → Add a search on the category list. and then select a place from the list of search results. bus stops. • ap: Pinpoint the place on the map. or walking. M • ontacts: Select from the contacts list. . and more.Travel & local Getting directions for a destination 1 2 Tap Tap . M • irections: Search for a route to the place. P • y Places: Select from the list of favourite places. enter a keyword to To add a place category. Tap Local on the Applications screen. and then tap GET DIRECTIONS. Select one of the routes that appear. C • oint on map: Pinpoint by tapping on the map. M 3 4 Select a travel method. Local Use this application to search for nearby restaurants. and then select a method to enter starting and ending locations: • y current location: Use current location for starting location.
T Specify the destination by using one of the following methods: • peak the destination address. your current location. • his application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. E • elect the destination address from the contacts list. tap → Select from Contacts or Add via email address. Follow all safety warnings and regulations while driving. traffic. 114 . Once the invitation is accepted. S • elect the destination from the list of starred places. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap Navigation on the Applications screen. either party can know where the other party is located. You should always pay attention to road conditions. S • nter the destination address. and other navigational data may differ N from actual location information. Select one from contacts or enter an email address. Tap Latitude on the Applications screen. and any other factors that may affect your driving. Navigation Use this application to search for a route to a destination. follow on-screen instructions to navigate to the destination. and then tap Add friends to send an invitation.Travel & local Latitude Use this application to share location information with friends. To add a friend with whom location information is shared. • avigation maps. S Once a route is found.
This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap Google Earth on the Applications screen. 115 .Travel & local Google Earth Use this application to explore any location in the world using the satellite map view.
set this option to Always. → Advanced and tick Network notification to 116 . Wi-Fi Activate the Wi-Fi feature to connect to a Wi-Fi network and access the Internet or other network devices. To avoid data-usage bills. On the Settings screen. When entering power-saving mode. the device automatically turns off Wi-Fi connections. W • PS PIN entry: Connect to a secured Wi-Fi network with a WPS PIN. tap Wi-Fi → activate this feature. Setting Network notification The device can detect open Wi-Fi networks and display an icon on the status bar to notify when available. A • PS push button: Connect to a secured Wi-Fi network with a WPS button. To use options.Settings About Settings Use this application to configure the device. the device automatically accesses data networks if it is set to use them. tap Wi-Fi → → Advanced → Keep Wi-Fi on during sleep. set application options. This may incur data transfer fees. and add accounts. W Setting Wi-Fi sleep policy On the Settings screen. When this happens. • dvanced: Customise Wi-Fi settings. tap . Tap Settings on the Applications screen.
and customise the settings for the limitation. • ata roaming: Set to use data connections when you are roaming. • how Wi-Fi usage: Set to show your data usage via Wi-Fi. S • obile hotspots: Search for and use another device’s mobile network. You can use only non-network services. tap . • obile data: Set to use data connections on any mobile network. D • estrict background data: Set to disable sync in the background while using a mobile R network. email.Settings Bluetooth Activate the Bluetooth feature to exchange information over short distances. Flight mode This disables all wireless functions on your device. M • et mobile data limit: Set a limit for the mobile data usage. Data usage Keep track of your data usage amount. bookmark. and social A network image data automatically. calendar. M More settings Customise settings to control connections with other devices or networks. 117 . D To use more options. S • ata usage cycle: Enter monthly reset date to monitor your data usage. • uto sync data: Set the device to sync contact.
N • ndroid Beam: Turn on the Android Beam feature to send data. • ccess Point Names: Set up access point names (APNs). such as webpages and A contacts. M • ata roaming: Use the device to connect to another network when you are roaming or D your home network is not available. N Tethering and portable hotspot • ortable Wi-Fi hotspot: Use the portable Wi-Fi hotspot to share the device’s mobile P network connection with computers or other devices through the Wi-Fi network. and documents. images. A • etwork mode: Select a network type.Settings Mobile networks • obile data: Use to allow packet switching data networks for network services. S Beam Activate the S Beam feature to send data. N • etwork operators: Search for available networks and select a network for roaming. to devices that support NFC and Wi-Fi Direct. the device is used as a wireless modem for the computer. to NFC-enabled devices. • SB tethering: Use USB tethering to share the device’s mobile network connection with U a computer via USB. Wi-Fi. NFC • FC: Activate the NFC feature to read or write NFC tags that contain information. H VPN Set up and connect to virtual private networks (VPNs). 118 . When connected to a computer. videos. • luetooth tethering: Use the Bluetooth tethering to share the device’s mobile network B connection with computers via Bluetooth. such as music. • elp: Learn more about USB. and Bluetooth tethering.
U AllShare Cast Activate the AllShare Cast feature and share your display with others. • ownload to: Select a memory location for saving media files. Blocking mode Select features and set the device to hide or show notification icons of them for specified periods.Settings Nearby devices • ile sharing: Activate media sharing to allow other DLNA-certified devices to access F media files on your device. D • llowed devices list: View the list of devices that can access your device. A • ot-allowed devices list: View the list of devices that are blocked from accessing your N device. D • pload from other devices: Set to accept uploads from other devices. S • evice name: Enter a media server name for your device. 119 . Kies via Wi-Fi Connect the device to Samsung Kies via a Wi-Fi network. • hared contents: Set to share your content with other devices. Home screen mode Select a Home screen mode (basic or easy).
Change settings for various sounds on the device. • olume: Adjust the volume level for call ringtones, music and videos, system sounds, and V notifications. • ibration intensity: Adjust the force of the vibration notification. V • evice ringtone: Select a ringtone to alert you to incoming calls. D • evice vibration: Add or select a vibration pattern. D • efault notifications: Select a ringtone for events, such as incoming messages, missed D calls, and alarms. • ound and vibration: Set the device to vibrate and play a ringtone for incoming calls. S • eytones: Set the device to sound when tapping the buttons on the keypad. K • ouch sounds: Set the device to sound when selecting an application or option on the T touch screen. • creen lock sound: Set the device to sound when locking or unlocking the touch screen. S • aptic feedback: Set the device to vibrate when touching keys. H
Change the settings for the display. • allpaper: W – Home screen: Select a background image for the Home screen. – Lock screen: Select a background image for the locked screen. – Home and lock screens: Select a background image for the Home screen and the locked screen. • ED indicator: L – Charging: Set to turn on the notification light while you are charging the battery. – Low battery: Set to turn on the notification light when the battery is low. – Notifications: Set to turn on the notification light when you have missed calls, messages, or notifications. – Voice recording: Set to turn on the notification light when you record voice memos.
Settings • age buddy: Set the device to open contextual pages based on your actions. P • creen mode: Select a display mode. S • rightness: Set the brightness of the display. B • uto-rotate screen: Set the content to rotate automatically when the device is turned. A • creen timeout: Set the length of time the device waits before turning off the display’s S backlight. • mart rotation: Set the interface not to rotate according to the orientation of your face. S • mart stay: Set to prevent the display backlight from turning off while you are looking at S the display. • ont style: Change the font type for display text. F • ont size: Change the font size. F • ouch key light duration: Set the duration for the touch button backlight. T • isplay battery percentage: Set to view the remaining battery life. D • uto adjust screen tone: Set to save power by adjusting the brightness of the display. A
View memory information for your device and memory card, or format a memory card. Formatting a memory card permanently deletes all data from it. The actual available capacity of the internal memory is less than the specified capacity because the operating system and default applications occupy part of the memory.
Activate power-saving mode and change the settings for power-saving mode. • PU power saving: Set the device to limit some system resource usage. C • creen power saving: Set the device to decrease the brightness of the display. S • ackground colour: Set the device to decrease the brightness of the background colour B of email and Internet. • urn off haptic feedback: Set the device to turn off the vibration when touching keys. T • earn about power saving: Discover how to reduce battery consumption. L
View the amount of battery power consumed by your device.
View and manage the applications on your device.
• se wireless networks: Set to use Wi-Fi and/or mobile networks for finding the current U location. • se GPS satellites: Set to use the GPS satellite for finding the current location. U • ocation and Google search: Set to use your current location for Google search and L other Google services.
– Set wake-up command: Set a wake up command to launch S Voice or perform a specified function. – Shortcuts: Set to show and edit application shortcuts on the locked screen. – Camera quick access: Set the device to launch the camera by tapping and holding the screen and rotating the device while the screen is locked. – Weather: Set to show weather information on the locked screen. – Help text: Set to show the help text on the locked screen. • opup Note on lock screen: Set to launch S Note when you double-tap the locked P screen with the S Pen button pressed. S • ock screen options: Change the settings for the locked screen. – Information ticker: Set to show news or stock information on the locked screen. – Ripple effect: Set to show the ripple effect on the locked screen. • wner information: Enter your information that is shown on the locked screen. – Clock: Set to show the clock on the locked screen.Settings Lock screen Change settings for securing the device. • creen lock: Activate the screen lock feature. – Wake up in lock screen: Set the device to recognise your wake up command when the screen is locked. O 123 . – Dual clock: Set to show the dual clock on the locked screen. These settings are L applied only when you set the swipe lock option.
Settings Security Change settings for securing the device and the SIM or USIM card. • emote controls: Set to allow control of your lost or stolen device remotely via the R Internet. S • ind my mobile web page: Access the SamsungDive website (www. F You can track and control your lost or stolen device on the SamsungDive website. – Exclude multimedia files: Set to encrypt all files on a memory card. – Account registration: Add or view your Samsung account. Disable this setting before resetting the device. • ncrypt device: Set a password to encrypt data saved on the device. • ncrypt external SD card: E – Encrypt: Set to encrypt files when you save them to a memory card. – Use wireless networks: Set to allow location data collection and to determine the location of your lost or stolen device via Wi-Fi and mobile networks.com). If you reset your device to the factory defaults with this setting enabled. – Change SIM PIN: Change the PIN used to access SIM or USIM data. the device hides passwords for security. You must enter the E password each time you turn on the device. Set the M device to display passwords as they are entered. 124 . • et up SIM card lock: S – Lock SIM card: Activate or deactivate the PIN lock feature to require the PIN before using the device.samsungdive. except for media files. Charge the battery before enabling this setting because it may take more than an hour to encrypt your data. • IM Change Alert: Activate the Find my mobile feature. the device will not be able to read your encrypted files. To use this feature. • ake passwords visible: By default. you must sign in to your Samsung account. – Full encryption: Set to encrypt all files on a memory card.
You can allow D device administrators to apply new policies to the device.Settings • evice administrators: View device administrators installed on the device. • rusted credentials: Use certificates and credentials to ensure secure use of various T applications. Language Select a display language for all menus and applications. If not chosen. Default Select a default keyboard type for text input. U download applications only from Play Store. I • lear credentials: Erase the credential contents from the device and reset the password. • nknown sources: Choose to download applications from any source. • nstall from device storage: Install encrypted certificates stored on the USB storage. C One-handed operation Activate one-handed operation mode for your convenience when using the device with one hand. Language and input Change the settings for text input. 125 .
• andwriting: Customise settings for handwriting mode. You can also customise the word prediction settings. such as recognition time. 126 .Settings Google voice typing To change the voice input settings. C • lock offensive words: Set to prevent the device from recognising offensive words in B voice inputs. • ownload offline speech recognition: Download and install language data for offline D voice input. pen H thickness. • ne-handed operation: Set the keyboard to appear on either side of the screen for O convenience when entering text with one hand. Samsung keyboard To change the Samsung keyboard settings. tap . • ontinuous input: Set to enter text by sweeping on the keyboard. tap . C • en detection: Set the device to open the handwriting panel when the field is tapped P with the S Pen. I • redictive text: Activate predictive text mode to predict words based on your input and P show word suggestions. P • nput languages: Select languages for text input. • ortrait keyboard types: Change the keyboard layout. or pen colour. • hoose input languages: Select input languages for text input.
Text-to-speech output • referred TTS engine: Select a speech synthesis engine. – Auto-punctuate: Set the device to insert a full stop when you double-tap the space bar. – Key-tap sound: Set the device to sound when a key is touched. • utorial: Learn how to enter text with the Samsung keyboard. B • ownload offline speech recognition: Download and install language data for offline D voice input. L • riving mode: Activate driving mode to set the device to read contents aloud and D specify applications to use in driving mode. or exclamation mark. question mark. • peech rate: Select a speed for the text-to-speech feature. – Key-tap vibration: Set the device to vibrate when a key is touched. • lock offensive words: Hide offensive words from voice search results. R Voice search • anguage: Select a language for the voice recognition. – Character preview: Set the device to display a large image of each character tapped. such as a full stop. S • isten to an example: Listen to the spoken text for an example. To change the settings for P speech synthesis engines. 127 . tap .Settings • dvanced: A – Auto capitalisation: Set the device to automatically capitalise the first character after a final punctuation mark. L • peech output: Set the device to provide voice feedback to alert you to the current S action. T • eset settings: Reset Samsung keyboard settings.
Back up and reset Change the settings for managing settings and data. F Add account Add email or SNS accounts. and more by moving your hand across the sensor at the top of the screen. new messages. device status. • uick glance: Set to turn on the touch screen and display information. Motion Activate the motion feature and change settings for motion recognition. missed calls.Settings Pointer speed Adjust the pointer speed for the mouse or trackpad connected to your device. message. such as Q notifications. 128 . B • ackup account: Set up or edit your Google backup account. Cloud Change settings for syncing data or files with your Samsung account or Dropbox cloud storage. • actory data reset: Reset settings to the factory default values and delete all data. time and date. B • utomatic restore: Set to restore settings and application data when the applications are A reinstalled on the device. or contact details. • irect call: Set to make a voice call by picking up and holding the device near your ear D while viewing call. • ack up my data: Set to back up settings and application data to the Google server.
• lace the device on a stable surface during calibration. L • alm swipe to capture: Set to capture an image of the screen when you sweep your P hand to the left or right across the screen. – Gyroscope calibration: Calibrate the gyroscope so your device can correctly recognise rotation. • an to move icon: Set to move an item to another page when tapping and holding the P item and then panning the device to the left or right. L 129 . • earn about hand motions: View the tutorial for controlling hand motions. • alibrate the gyroscope when you experience drifting or unintended movements C when using tilting or panning motions or motion-enabled games. S • urn over to mute/pause: Set to mute incoming calls. • hake to update: Set the device to search for Bluetooth devices by shaking it. • an to browse images: Set to scroll through an image by moving the device in any P direction when the image is zoomed in. alarms. • alm touch to mute/pause: Set to pause media playback when you touch the screen P with your palm.Settings • mart alert: Set the device to alert you if you have missed calls or new messages when S you pick up the device. The calibration process may P fail if the device vibrates or moves. and music by placing the T device face down. • ilt to zoom: Set to zoom in or out while viewing images in Gallery or browsing T webpages. when you tap and hold two points with your fingers and then tilt the device back and forth. • ouble tap to top: Set to move to the top of a list of contacts or email messages when D you double-tap the device. • dvanced settings: A – Quick glance: Select items to display on the quick glance screen when you move your hand across the Proximity/Light sensor. • earn about motions: View the tutorial for controlling motions. – Sensitivity settings: Adjust the reaction speed for each motion.
• pen Popup Note: Set to launch a quick note when the S Pen is pulled out from the slot. • ock sound: Set the device to play a sound when your device is connected to or D removed from a desktop dock. O • attery saving: Set the screen not to respond when inserting or removing the S Pen. • esk home screen display: Set the device to show the desk clock when your device is D connected to a desktop dock. • udio output mode: Set to use the dock speaker when your device is connected to a A desktop dock. • ir View: Set to show the S Pen pointer when the S Pen is hovering over the screen. subjects.Settings S Pen Change the settings for using the S Pen. • uick Command settings: Configure the settings for Quick Command. D • en attach/detach sound: Set the device to emit a sound when the S Pen is inserted or P pulled out from the slot. A • ound and haptic feedback: Set the device to sound and vibrate when hovering over S files. B • Pen Keeper: Set the device to display a pop-up alert and emit a sound if you walk when S the touch screen is off and S Pen is removed from the device. • ominant hand: Select the hand used to write with to enhance S Pen inputs. 130 . Some devices may not support the surround sound setting. or options. S Accessory Change the accessory settings. • udio output: Select a sound output format to use when connecting your device to A HDMI devices. Q • Pen help: Access help information for using the S Pen.
• elect time zone: Set the home time zone. S Accessibility Accessibility services are special features for those with certain physical disabilities. • et date: Set the current date manually. S • et time: Set the current time manually. • uto-rotate screen: Set the interface to rotate automatically when you rotate the device. 131 . – The power key ends calls: Set the device to end a call when pressing the Power button. If the battery remains fully discharged or removed from the device. A • creen timeout: Set the length of time the device waits before turning off the display’s S backlight. S • utomatic time zone: Set to receive time zone information from the network when you A move across time zones. • peak passwords: Set the device to read aloud passwords you enter with Talkback. the time and date is reset. S • se 24-hour format: Display time in 24-hour format.Settings Date and time Access and alter the following settings to control how the device displays the time and date. • ccessibility shortcut: Add a shortcut to Accessibility on the quick menu that appears A when you press and hold the Power button. S • nswering/Ending calls: A – Answering key: Set the device to answer an incoming call when pressing the Home button. U • elect date format: Select a date format. • utomatic date and time: Automatically update the time and date when moving across A time zones. Access and alert the following settings to improve accessibility to the device.
– Speech rate: Select a speed for the text-to-speech feature. • elect debug app: Select applications to debug and prevent errors when you pause S debugging. S • rotect SD card: Set to request a confirmation when reading data from a memory card. – Listen to an example: Listen to the spoken text for an example. • llow mock locations: Allow mock locations and service information to be sent to a A Location Manager service for testing. tap . which provides voice feedback. To change the settings for speech synthesis engines. 132 . • ound balance: Adjust the sound balance when using a dual headset. T • ont size: Change the font size.Settings • alkBack: Activate Talkback. T Advanced settings Change the settings for application development. S • ono audio: Enable mono sound when listening to audio with one earbud. D • tay awake: Set the screen to remain on while you are charging the battery. F • egative colours: Reverse the display colours to improve visibility. P • SB debugging: Activate USB debugging mode to connect your device to a computer U with a USB cable. – Driving mode: Activate driving mode to set the device to read contents aloud and specify applications to use in driving mode. • esktop backup password: Set a password to secure your backup data. • nhance web accessibility: Set applications to install web scripts to make their web E content more accessible. M • urn off all sounds: Mute all device sounds. T • ap and hold delay: Set the recognition time for tapping and holding the screen. N • ext-to-speech output: T – Preferred TTS engine: Select a speech synthesis engine.
P • nable traces: Set to capture traces of application and system performance. S • indow animation scale: Select a speed for opening and closing pop-up windows. • trict mode: Set the device to flash the screen when applications perform long S operations. • how all ANRs: Set the device to alert you to unresponsive applications that are running S in the background. D • orce GPU rendering: Set to use 2D hardware acceleration to improve graphic F performance. About device Access device information and update device software. • imit background processes: Set to limit the number of processes that can run in the L background. W • ransition animation scale: Select a speed for switching between screens. S • rofile GPU rendering: Set to check the time of GPU rendering time. S • how pointer location: Set to show the coordinates and traces of the pointer when you S touch the screen. A • isable hardware overlays: Set to hide hardware overlays. • how touches: Set to show the pointer when you touch the screen. 133 . • how layout boundaries: Set to show boundaries.Settings • ait for debugger: Set to prevent the selected application from loading until the W debugger is ready. S • how GPU view updates: Set to flash areas of the screen when they are updated with S the GPU. T • nimator duration scale: Select how long pop-up windows will be shown. E • o not keep activities: Set to end a running application when you launch a new D application. • how CPU usage: Set to list all active processes. • how screen updates: Set to flash areas of the screen when they are updated.
you P must enter the PIN supplied with the SIM or USIM card. • IN: When using the device for the first time or when the PIN requirement is enabled. Contact your service provider for Y more details. • nsure that your hands are clean and dry when tapping the touch screen. E • estart your device to clear any temporary software bugs. I 134 . take it to your local Samsung Service Centre. You must enter the PUK supplied by your service provider. contact your service provider. For details. You can disable this feature by using the Lock SIM card menu. The touch screen responds slowly or improperly If your device has a touch screen and the touch screen is not responding properly. • ou cannot access some options without a subscription. R • nsure that your device software is upgraded to the latest version. Move W to another area and try again. • IN2: When you access a menu requiring the PIN2. try the following: • emove any protective covers from the touch screen. Your device displays network or service error messages • hen you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception. usually as a result of entering your PIN incorrectly P several times. Protective covers may prevent the R device from recognising your inputs and are not recommended for touch screen devices. it prompts you to enter one of the following codes: • assword: When the device lock feature is enabled.Troubleshooting When you turn on your device or while you are using the device. E • f the touch screen is scratched or damaged. you may lose reception. you must enter the password you set P for the device. • UK: Your SIM or USIM card is blocked. you must enter the PIN2 supplied with P the SIM or USIM card.
The device reboots automatically. If your device is frozen and unresponsive. E • nsure that you have accessed the right cellular network. Calls are being dropped When you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception. E • nsure that the microphone is close to your mouth. I 135 . On the Applications screen. you may lose your connection to the network. press and hold the Power button for 8-10 seconds. perform a factory data reset. E • f using a headset. E • nsure that you have not set call barring for the incoming phone number. tap Settings → Back up and reset → Factory data reset → Reset device → Erase everything.Troubleshooting Your device freezes or has fatal errors If your device freezes or hangs. If this does not solve the problem. E • nsure that you have not set call barring for the phone number you are dialling. Outgoing calls are not connected • nsure that you have pressed the Dial key. E Incoming calls are not connected • nsure that your device is turned on. ensure that it is properly connected. Move to another area and try again. E • nsure that you have accessed the right cellular network. you may need to close programs or reset the device to regain functionality. E Others cannot hear you speaking on a call • nsure that you are not covering the built-in microphone.
you may lose reception. E • hen you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception. • f the battery no longer charges completely.Troubleshooting Audio quality is poor • nsure that you are not blocking the device’s internal antenna. E The device beeps and the battery icon is empty Your battery is low. Move W to another area and try again. Your device is hot to the touch When you use applications that require more power or use applications on your device for an extended period of time. E • e-enter and save the number. your device may feel hot to the touch. Recharge or replace the battery to continue using the device. soft T cloth and try charging the battery again. This is normal and should not affect your device’s lifespan or performance. The battery does not charge properly or the device turns off • he battery terminals may be dirty. When dialling from contacts. if necessary. Wipe both gold-coloured contacts with a clean. the call is not connected • nsure that the correct number is stored in the contact list. R • nsure that you have not set call barring for the contact’s phone number. 136 . dispose of the old battery properly I and replace it with a new battery (refer to your local ordinances for proper disposal instructions).
try the following: • ree some memory by transferring files to a computer or deleting files from your device. F • nsure that the music file is not Digital Rights Management (DRM)-protected. F • estart the device. • nsure that your device supports the file type. If the file is E DRM-protected. C • ree some memory by transferring files to a computer or deleting files from your device. If you receive error messages when opening music files on your device. If you receive error messages when launching the camera. Error messages appear when opening music files Some music files may not play on your Samsung device for a variety of reasons. contact a Samsung Service Centre. E 137 . If you are still having trouble with the camera application after trying R these tips.Troubleshooting Error messages appear when launching the camera Your Samsung device must have sufficient available memory and battery power to operate the camera application. try the following: • harge the battery or replace it with a battery that is fully charged. ensure that you have the appropriate licence or key to play the file.
Troubleshooting Another Bluetooth device is not located • nsure that the Bluetooth wireless feature is activated on your device. ensure that you have Windows XP Service Pack 3 or higher I installed on your computer. E • f you are a Windows XP user. A connection is not established when you connect the device to a computer • nsure that the USB cable you are using is compatible with your device. • nsure that you have Samsung Kies 2. if necessary. A small gap appears around the outside of the device case • his gap is a necessary manufacturing feature and some minor rocking or vibration of T parts may occur. E • nsure that you have the proper drivers installed and updated on your computer. O 138 . • ver time. contact a Samsung Service Centre. If the tips above do not solve the problem. friction between parts may cause this gap to expand slightly.0 or Windows Media Player 10 or higher installed E on your computer. E • nsure that the Bluetooth wireless feature is activated on the device you wish to connect E to. • nsure that your device and the other Bluetooth device are within the maximum E Bluetooth range (10 m).
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