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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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locate the DivX VOD section in your device setup menu. and Google Talk™ are trademarks of Google. Google Play™ T Store. B • indows Media Player® is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation. Inc. Google™. To obtain your registration code. • ll other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners. 4 .divx. W • i-Fi®. Google Maps™. Go to vod. DivX Certified®. and the Wi-Fi logo are W registered trademarks of the Wi-Fi Alliance. DivX Certified® to play DivX® video up to HD 720p. including premium content.com for more information on how to complete your registration. ABOUT DIVX VIDEO-ON-DEMAND This DivX Certified® device must be registered in order to play purchased DivX Video-onDemand (VOD) movies.com for more information and software tools to convert your files into DivX videos. and associated logos are trademarks of Rovi Corporation or its subsidiaries and are used under licence. YouTube™. Visit www.divx. Inc. A DivX®. Google Mail™. LLC. ABOUT DIVX VIDEO DivX® is a digital video format created by DivX. worldwide. S • he Android logo. This is an official DivX Certified® device that plays DivX video. Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™. Wi-Fi Direct™. Wi-Fi Protected Setup™. a subsidiary of Rovi Corporation.About this manual Trademarks • AMSUNG and the SAMSUNG logo are registered trademarks of Samsung Electronics. • luetooth® is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG.
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.
• e careful not to damage your fingernails when you remove the back cover. • vailability of all accessories is subject to change depending entirely on A manufacturing companies. Installing the SIM or USIM card and battery Insert the SIM or USIM card provided by the mobile telephone service provider. Only microSIM cards work with the device. 1 Remove the back cover. B • o not bend or twist the back cover excessively. • ppearances and specifications are subject to change without prior notice. and the included battery.Getting started • he items supplied with the device and any available accessories may vary T depending on the region or service provider. Doing so may damage the cover. Make Y sure they are compatible with the device before purchase. • he supplied items are designed only for this device and may not be compatible T with other devices. • ther accessories may not be compatible with your device. refer to the Samsung website. For more information about available accessories. Malfunctions caused by using U unapproved accessories are not covered by the warranty service. A • ou can purchase additional accessories from your local Samsung retailer. O • se only Samsung-approved accessories. D 11 .
• 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. Insert the battery. 3 4 Push the SIM or USIM card into the slot until it locks in place. • o not insert a memory card into the SIM card slot. 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. • o not remove the protective tape covering the antenna. If a memory card happens to D be lodged in the SIM card slot. as this can damage the D antenna. 2 1 12 .
Getting started 5 Replace the back cover. and then pull it out. 13 . Pull out the battery. 3 Push the SIM or USIM card until it disengages from the device. Removing the SIM or USIM card and battery 1 2 Remove the back cover.
Getting started Charging the battery Charge the battery before using it for the first time. 14 . • f the battery is completely discharged. the device cannot be turned on I immediately when the charger is connected. always use these applications after fully charging the battery. Any damage caused by misuse is not covered by the warranty. 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. • hen the battery power is low. the device emits a warning tone and displays a low W battery power message. Use only Samsung-approved chargers. Use the charger to charge the battery. To avoid disconnecting from the network or losing power during a data transfer. network applications. and plug the large end of the charger into an electric socket. or applications I that need a connection to another device. Allow a depleted battery to charge for a few minutes before turning on the device. • f you use multiple applications at once. and cables. Unapproved chargers or cables can cause the battery to explode or damage the device. Connecting the charger improperly may cause serious damage to the device. the battery will drain quickly. batteries.
• hile charging. but it may take longer to fully charge T the battery. • f the device receives an unstable power supply while charging. unplug the charger from the device. the following icons will show the current battery charge status: Charging Fully charged 15 . and then unplug it from the electric socket. This is normal and should not affect the W device’s lifespan or performance. To save energy. First unplug the charger from the device. Checking the battery charge status When you charge the battery while the device is off. This may damage the device. • f the device is not charging properly. The device should remain close to the electric socket while charging. the charger may stop charging. the device may heat up. take the device and the charger to a I Samsung Service Centre. disconnect the device from the charger. If the battery gets hotter than usual. If this happens.Getting started • he device can be used while it is charging. unplug the charger when not in use. The charger does not have a power switch. After fully charging. so you must unplug the charger from the electric socket when not in use to avoid wasting power. the touch screen I may not function. Do not remove the battery before removing the charger.
• requent writing and erasing of data shortens the lifespan of memory cards. you can use the device longer between charges: • ctivate power-saving mode. F • hen inserting a memory card into the device. U • he device supports only the FAT file system for memory cards. the device asks to reformat the memory card. D • ecrease the brightness of the display. By customising these options and deactivating features in the background. When inserting a T card formatted in a different file system. D • eactivate auto-syncing of applications. D • ecrease the backlight time. switch to sleep mode by pressing the Power button.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. A • hen you are not using the device. D Inserting a memory card Your device accepts memory cards with maximum capacities of 64 GB. C • eactivate the Bluetooth feature. • ome memory cards may not be fully compatible with the device. W • lose unnecessary applications with the task manager. the memory card’s file directory W appears in the extSdCard folder under the internal memory. D • eactivate the Wi-Fi feature. Using an S incompatible card may damage the device or the memory card. • se caution to insert the memory card right-side up. 16 . Depending on the memory card manufacturer and type. or corrupt the data stored in it.
Insert a memory card with the gold-coloured contacts facing downwards. Doing so can cause data to be lost or corrupted or damage to the memory card or device. 17 . Do not remove the memory card while the device is transferring or accessing information. On the Home screen. Removing the memory card Before removing the memory card. 4 Replace the back cover. Push the memory card into the slot until it locks in place. Replace the back cover. 1 2 3 Remove the back cover. Samsung is not responsible for losses that result from the misuse of damaged memory cards. first unmount it for safe removal. tap Apps → Settings → Storage → Unmount SD card. and then pull it out. Push the memory card until it disengages from the device. including the loss of data.Getting started 1 2 3 Remove the back cover.
On the Home screen. Press and hold the Power button for a few seconds to turn the device on and off. tap Apps → Settings → Storage → Format SD card → Format SD card → Erase everything. press and hold the Power button. Format the memory card on the device. 18 . To turn off the device. such as aeroplanes and hospitals. Before formatting the memory card. • ollow all posted warnings and directions from authorised personnel in areas F where the use of wireless devices is restricted. follow the on-screen instructions to set up your device.Getting started Formatting the memory card A memory card formatted on a computer may not be compatible with the device. • ress and hold the Power button and tap Flight mode to disable the wireless P features. The manufacturer’s warranty does not cover loss of data resulting from user actions. remember to make backup copies of all important data stored on the device. Turning the device on and off When turning on the device for the first time. and then tap Power off.
and then flick your finger in any direction.Getting started Holding the device Do not cover the antenna area with your hands or other objects. lock the device to prevent unwanted operation. tap and hold a point on the screen. and then tilt the device forwards. 19 . Pressing the Power button turns off the screen and puts the device into lock mode. The device automatically gets locked if it is not used for a specified period. Adjusting the volume Press the Volume button up or down to adjust the ringtone volume. Locking and unlocking the device When not in use. You can use motion to unlock the device. On the Home screen. tap anywhere on the screen. tap Apps → Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Motion. To unlock the device. To unlock the device with motion. This may cause connectivity problems or drain the battery. press the Power button or the Home button when the touch screen is turned off. or to adjust the sound volume when playing music or video.
Press and hold the Power button. 20 .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. P • pen the notifications panel at the top of the screen. and then tap Sound. P • ress and hold the Power button. and then tap Mute. O Set the device to alert you to various events in silent mode. and then tap Vibrate.
Basics Indicator icons The icons displayed at the top of the screen provide information about the status of the device. 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 . The icons listed in the table below are most common.
22 . D Electrostatic discharges can cause the touch screen to malfunction. do not tap it with anything sharp or apply T excessive pressure to it with your fingertips. to press an on-screen button. Finger gestures Tapping To open an application. • o not allow the touch screen to contact water. • o not allow the touch screen to come into contact with other electrical devices. • eaving the touch screen idle for extended periods may result in afterimages L (screen burn-in) or ghosting. The touch screen may malfunction D in humid conditions or when exposed to water.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. tap it with a finger. to select a menu item. or to enter a character using the on-screen keyboard. Turn off the touch screen when you do not use the device. • o avoid damaging the touch screen.
Double-tap again to return. tap and hold it and drag it to the target position. Double-tapping Double-tap on a webpage. thumbnail. map.Basics Tapping and holding Tap and hold an item for more than 2 seconds to access available options. or image to zoom in a part. 23 . or preview to a new location. Dragging To move an icon.
or image to zoom in a part.Basics Flicking Flick left or right on the Home screen or the Applications screen to see another panel. map. 24 . Flick up or down to scroll through a webpage or a list. Pinching Spread two fingers apart on a webpage. such as contacts. Pinch to zoom out.
To prevent the display from rotating automatically. On the Home screen. • ome applications do not allow screen rotation. The S calculator turns into a scientific calculator when rotated to landscape.Basics Control motions Simple motions allow easy control of the device. 25 . S • ome applications display a different screen depending on the orientation. Rotating the screen Many applications allow display in either portrait or landscape orientation. Before using motions. open the notifications panel and deselect Screen rotation. tap Apps → Settings → Motion. and then drag the Motion switch to the right. Rotating the device causes the display to automatically adjust to fit the new screen orientation. make sure the motion feature is activated.
message. 26 . it vibrates if you have missed calls or new messages. or contact details.Basics Picking up When you pick up the device after it has been idle for some time or when the screen has turned off. Holding to ear While viewing call. pick up and hold the device to your ear to make a call.
tap and hold a point on the screen.Basics Panning to move Tap and hold an item. Panning to browse When an image is zoomed in. 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. 27 .
and then drag the Camera quick access switch to the right. tap and hold the screen. on the Home screen.Basics Double-tapping Double-tap the device to move to the top of a list of contacts or emails. Rotating While the screen is locked. tap Apps → Settings → Lock screen → Lock screen options. 28 . To use this motion. and then rotate the device to landscape orientation to launch the camera.
Basics Turning over Turn over the device to mute ringtone or pause media playback. Updates will not work for widgets on the Home screen. Yahoo S Finance. or AccuWeather. Shaking • hake the device to search for Bluetooth devices. S • hake the device to update the list of emails or information from Yahoo News. 29 .
Basics Sweeping Sweep your hand across the screen to capture a screenshot. The image is saved in Gallery → Screenshots. It is not possible to capture a screenshot while using some applications. Covering Cover the screen with a palm to pause media playback. 30 .
Basics Tilting Tap and hold two points on the screen. 31 . 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. and then tilt the device back and forth to zoom in or out. the battery power level. Moving When the touch screen is turned off.
When a panel is hidden. tap and hold the handle and drag it to an edge of the screen to move the panel. O • hen launching applications that contain multimedia files. and then drag another application to a new location. sound from both files will be played. 32 . T To activate Multi Window. W Activating Multi Window Use this feature to run two applications on the screen at the same time.Basics Page Buddy Use this feature to use specific applications based on your actions. Drag the bar between the application panels up or down to adjust the size of the panels. such as music or W videos. W • hen you are roaming. • nly applications on the Multi Window panel can run. tap and hold the handle and drag it up or down or left or right to move the handle. Tap the panel handle to hide or show the panel. Pages related to your actions appear in the following conditions: • hen you pull out the S Pen from the slot. W • hen you connect a headset or dock to the device. • his feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. When a panel is open. The Multi Window panel appears at the left side of the screen. Select one application. tap and hold .
such as screen capture. • or best results. T 33 . take it to a Samsung Service Centre. the device detects it and performs the following: • urns on the touch screen (if it is off).Basics Using the S Pen The included S Pen can be used to easily select items or perform functions. L • pens the S Pen page (from the Home screen). purchase a new S Pen. If the tip gets dull. When you pull out the S Pen from the slot. O • he tip of the S Pen is not replaceable. Actions using the S Pen with the button pressed provide additional conveniences. Pull out the S Pen from the slot to use it. keep the S Pen mostly perpendicular to the touch screen and avoid F using it at sharp angles. • he Menu button and the Back button cannot be activated by the S Pen. Refer to I the Samsung website for more information about the S Pen. T • f the S Pen is not working properly. T • aunches S Note (during a call).
Undoing the last action With the S Pen button pressed. 34 . draw to undo the last action. draw to open a list of the screen’s available options.Basics Opening a menu With the S Pen button pressed.
Launching S Note With the S Pen button pressed.Basics Capturing screenshots With the S Pen button pressed. double-tap the screen to launch S Note. touch the screen until you hear a click. 35 . It is not possible to capture a screenshot while using some applications. A screenshot is saved in the Gallery → Screenshots folder. It is possible to draw or write on or to crop a screenshot. The edited image is saved in the Gallery → IMG_edited folder.
draw a gesture command to launch the assigned application or feature. To view assigned gesture commands. Samsung UserManual Launching Quick Command With the S Pen button pressed.Basics Selecting text With the S Pen button pressed. If you drag between lines. On the Quick Command screen. drag left or right on the text to select. To select only the text you intend. you may select unwanted text. drag the S Pen up the screen to launch Quick Command. drag across the middle of the text or drag the text selection icons. 36 . press the S Pen button while hovering over the Quick Command screen.
a pointer appears on the screen. The selected area is saved in the Gallery → Screenshots folder. S Pen Air View When you hold the S Pen near the screen. subjects. Move the pointer to files.Basics Selecting and capturing an image With the S Pen button pressed. Select an application to use with the selected area from the icons that appear at the bottom of the screen. 37 . 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. or options to preview the contents or view information in pop-up windows.
Using gesture commands Draw a gesture command to launch applications or features. Access the S Pen settings to activate or deactivate the feature. When adding a recipient’s name after @. the device displays a popup alert and emits a sound if you walk. send a message. For example. Draw a new gesture command. an email composing screen opens so that you can send an email to the recipient. Select an application or a feature → an option. Adding gesture commands Tap → Add a command → Select an application or Select functions. Quick Command Use this feature to make a call. after a gesture command. such as a name or phone number. or search for content by drawing gesture commands on the screen. the Email application launches. For more specific tasks.Basics S Pen Keeper When the touch screen is off and S Pen is removed from the device. 38 . drag the S Pen up on the screen to launch Quick Command. With the S Pen button pressed. draw a keyword. when drawing @. and then tap Done.
and more. B • obile data: Activate or deactivate the data connection. S • luetooth: Activate or deactivate the Bluetooth feature. the device will B block notifications.Basics Notifications Notification icons appear on the status bar at the top of the screen to report missed calls. new messages. To close the notifications panel. G • ound: Activate or deactivate silent mode. 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. 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. you can view your device’s current status and use the following options: • i-Fi: Activate or deactivate the Wi-Fi feature. 39 . Drag down from the status bar to open the notifications panel. You can vibrate or mute your device in silent S mode. calendar events. M • locking mode: Activate or deactivate blocking mode. tap Settings → Blocking mode. • creen rotation: Allow or prevent the interface from rotating when you rotate the device. From the notifications panel. • ower saving: Activate or deactivate power-saving mode. To select which notifications will be blocked. device status. In blocking mode. Scroll the list to see additional alerts.
drag it to the side of the screen. and settings by adding shortcuts to the Home screen. Adding an item Customise the Home screen by adding widgets or folders. and then drag it into a panel preview. It displays indicator icons. scroll left or right. In easy mode. To move it to another panel. and others. shortcuts to applications. The Home screen can have multiple panels. 40 . you can easily access your favourite contacts. applications.Basics Home screen The Home screen is the starting point to access all of the device’s features. F Moving an item Tap and hold an item and drag it to a new location. and then select one of the following categories: • pps and widgets: Add widgets or applications to the Home screen. tap Apps → Settings → Home screen mode → Basic mode → Easy mode → Apply. To switch to easy mode. tap and hold an application icon. Rearranging items Adding an application icon On the Home screen. To view other panels. on the Home screen. Tap and hold the empty area on the Home screen. widgets. A • older: Create a new folder. tap Apps. Changing the Home screen mode The Home screen has basic and easy modes.
On the Home screen. L • allpapers: See wallpaper images. When the rubbish bin turns red. select an image and tap Set wallpaper. Or. and then tap Done. resize it by dragging the frame. Moving a panel Tap → Edit page. tap following: → Set wallpaper → Home screen. Removing a panel → Edit page. and then select one of the • allery: See photos taken by the device’s camera or images downloaded from the G Internet. 41 . select an image. Rearranging panels Adding a new panel Tap → Edit page → . and then drag it to a new location. • ive wallpapers: See animated images. tap and hold a panel preview. release it. and drag it to the rubbish bin that appears at the top of the Home screen. W Then.Basics Removing an item Tap and hold an item. and then drag it to the rubbish bin at the Tap bottom of the screen. tap and hold a panel preview. Setting wallpaper Set an image or photo stored in the device as wallpaper for the Home screen.
Using a web-based widget may result in S additional charges. tap Apps → Widgets. • ome widgets connect to web services. select an application icon to open it. Select an application icon to open. Using applications This device can run many different types of applications. To use them. and then tap and hold Settings shortcut to open a list of setting options. 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. Using the setting shortcut widget On the Home screen. and then tap and hold a widget to add it to the Home screen. ranging from media to Internet applications. add widgets from the widgets panel to the Home screen. 42 . tap Apps → Widgets. • he widgets available may vary depending on the region or service provider. T Adding widgets to the Home screen On the Home screen. Scroll left or right on the widgets panel.Basics Using widgets Widgets are small applications that provide convenient functions and information on your Home screen. Opening from recently-used applications Press and hold the Home button to open the list of recently-used applications.
tap and hold an application. press and hold the Home button. tap End all. 43 . To view other panels. and then drag it to Create folder. tap and hold an application. and then tap End next to an application to close it. → Edit. and then drag it to a new location. drag it to the side of the screen. Rearranging panels Pinch on the screen. tap Apps to open the Applications screen. tap . Organising with folders Put related applications together in a folder for convenience. To move it to Tap another panel. Enter a folder Tap name and then tap OK. Press and hold the Home button. and then tap . and then drag it to a new location. scroll left or right. Alternatively. On the Home screen. including any new applications installed. Rearranging applications → Edit.Basics Closing an application Close applications not in use to save battery power and maintain device performance. tap and hold a panel preview. and then tap Save to save the arrangement. Put applications into the new folder by dragging. Applications screen The Applications screen displays icons for all applications. To close all running applications.
tap Done. 44 . Tap Help on the Applications screen. such as Samsung Apps. and then select a sharing method. select applications. In this mode. To reset help pop-ups if you have hidden them.Basics Installing applications Use application stores. The Tap next steps vary depending on the method selected. and then select an application to uninstall it. tap Show help tip pop-ups. One-handed operation You can activate one-handed operation mode for your convenience. Default applications that come with the device cannot be uninstalled. or other methods. → Share app. Help Access help information to learn how to use the device and applications or configure important settings. application interfaces are modified for easy use with one hand. Sharing applications Share downloaded applications with other users via email. Uninstalling applications Tap → Uninstall. Tick applications or features to use with the mode. On the Applications screen. Select an item to view tips. to download and install applications. tap Settings → One-handed operation. Bluetooth. and then select items by ticking.
45 . Entering uppercase Tap before entering a character. . Using the Samsung keyboard Changing the keyboard layout Tap and hold keyboard. Delete a preceding character. Enter a space. Enter punctuation marks. and then select the type of keyboard to use. To enter text.Basics Entering text Use the Samsung keyboard or the voice input feature to enter text. and then tap Qwerty keyboard or 3x4 On the 3x4 keyboard. tap repeatedly the key corresponding to the character. open the notifications panel. tap Choose input method. a key has three or four characters. Break to the next line. Text entry is not supported in some languages. Switch to handwriting mode. Changing the keyboard type Tap any text field. Enter uppercase. For all caps. you must change the input language to one of the supported languages. tap → Portrait keyboard types. tap it twice. To enter a character.
tap and hold at the point where it should be inserted. To change the language or add languages for the voice recognition. and then tap cut. The selected text is copied to the clipboard. If the device does not recognise your words correctly. Suggested words appear as characters are entered. The device displays what you speak. When you are finished. and then write a word with a finger or the S Pen. drag or to select more or less text.Basics Changing language keyboards Slide the space key left or right to change language keyboards. to copy or to To paste it into a text entry field. tap . tap the current language at the bottom of the screen. and then tap Paste. Handwriting Tap . Entering text by voice Activate the voice input feature and then speak into the microphone. 46 . Copying and pasting Tap and hold over text. Select a suggested word. tap the underlined text and select an alternative word or phrase from the dropdown list.
but cannot be operated outdoors. After the device connects to a Wi-Fi network. tap Add Wi-Fi network at the bottom of the networks list. 116) Turning Wi-Fi on and off Open the notifications panel. T Joining Wi-Fi networks On the Applications screen. and then tap Forget. and then tap Wi-Fi to turn it on or off. can be forgotten so the device will not automatically connect to it. tap Settings → Wi-Fi. and then drag the Wi-Fi switch to the right. and then tap Connect. Select a network from the list of detected Wi-Fi networks.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. the device will automatically connect to it any time it is available. • our device uses a non-harmonised frequency and is intended for use in all Y European countries. Adding Wi-Fi networks If the desired network does not appear in the networks list. (p. 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. including the current network. enter a password if necessary. Enter the network name in Network SSID. Select the network in the networks list. Forgetting Wi-Fi networks Any network that has ever been used. and then tap Save. The WLAN can be operated in the EU without restriction indoors. Networks that require a password appear with a lock icon. 47 .
More than one Google account can be used on the device. tap Settings. on the Applications screen. Adding accounts Follow the instructions that appear when opening a Google application without signing in to set up a Google account. Removing accounts On the Applications screen. select an account name under Accounts. To sign in with or sign up for a Google account. and Samsung Apps requires a Samsung account. and then follow onscreen instructions to complete the account setup. tap Settings → Add account → Google. Set up a Samsung account as well. such as Play Store. and then tap Remove account.Basics Setting up accounts Google applications. Create Google and Samsung accounts to have the best experience with the device. require a Google account. After that. 48 . select the account to remove. or tap Existing. tap New to sign up.
Samsung Kies launches on the computer automatically. and mkv V • ocument: doc.Basics Transferring files Move audio. oga. ppt. flv. double-click the Samsung Kies icon on the computer. or vice versa. and png I • ideo: 3gp. m4a. Connecting with Windows Media Player Ensure that Windows Media Player is installed on the computer. jpg. aac. video. Transfer files between your device and the computer. or other types of files from the device to the computer. mp4. pdf. ogg. and syncs them with Samsung devices. The following file formats are supported by some applications. 1 2 Connect the device to the computer using the USB cable. mp4. • usic: mp3. Some file formats are not supported depending on the version of the device’s software. and txt D Connecting with Samsung Kies Samsung Kies is a computer application that manages media libraries. Refer to the Samsung Kies help for more information. Open Windows Media Player and sync music files. xls. avi. 3ga. 1 2 Connect the device to the computer using the USB cable. wmv. and flac M • mage: bmp. Download the latest Samsung Kies from the Samsung website. 3gp. 49 . image. contacts. docx. wma. xlsx. gif. and calendars. pptx. If Samsung Kies does not launch.
Setting a face and voice unlock On the Applications screen. 50 . and then tap Connected as a media device → Media device (MTP).Basics Connecting as a media device 1 2 Connect the device to the computer using the USB cable. 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 or pattern to unlock the screen in case the face and voice unlock fails. Then. Securing the device Prevent others from using or accessing personal data and information stored in the device by using the security features. Setting a face unlock On the Applications screen. set a backup unlock PIN or pattern to unlock the screen in case the face unlock fails. Fit your face in the frame to be captured and then set a voice command. 3 Transfer files between your device and the computer. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Face and voice. Open the notifications panel. The device requires an unlock code whenever unlocking it. Then. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Face unlock. Fit your face in the frame to be captured.
Enter at least four characters including numbers and symbols.Basics Setting a pattern On the Applications screen. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → PIN. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Password. Enter at least four numbers. take the device to a Samsung Service Centre to reset it. Set a backup unlock PIN to unlock the screen when you forget the pattern. and then draw the pattern again to verify it. Unlocking the device Turn on the screen by pressing the Power button or the Home button. and enter the unlock code. Draw a pattern by connecting four dots or more. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Pattern. If the unlock code is forgotten. and then enter the password again to verify it. and then enter the password again to verify it. Setting a password On the Applications screen. Setting a PIN On the Applications screen. 51 .
do not connect other media devices to the computer. 52 . Upgrading over the air The device can be directly upgraded to the latest software by the firmware over-the-air (FOTA) service. W Doing so may interfere with the update process. tap Settings → About device → Software update → Update. Refer to the Samsung Kies help for details on how to upgrade. Samsung Kies automatically recognises the device and shows available updates in a dialogue box. This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. On the Applications screen. • hile upgrading the device. Click the Update button in the dialogue box to start upgrading. Upgrading with Samsung Kies Launch Samsung Kies and connect the device to the computer. • o not turn off the computer or disconnect the USB cable while the device is D upgrading. if any.Basics Upgrading the device The device can be upgraded to the latest software.
Communication Phone Use this application to make or answer a call. C Speed dial numbers For speed dial numbers. L • avourites: Make a call from the list of favourite contacts. Number prediction When entering numbers on the keypad. tap and hold the corresponding digit. Tap Phone on the Applications screen. F • ontacts: Make a call from the contacts list. Select one of these to make a call. automatic predictions appear. K • ogs: Make a call from the history of incoming and outgoing calls and messages. 53 . Making calls Making a call Use one of the following methods: • eypad: Enter the number using the keypad. and then tap .
Repeat this to add more M parties. • → Message: Send a message. and phone number. Enter the country code. phone number. • • → Contacts: Open the contacts list. This feature is available only if the multiparty call service is active. This disconnects you from the conversation. or email address to find a contact in the contacts list.Communication Finding contacts Enter a name. • → Manage conference call: Have a private conversation with one party during a multiparty call or disconnect one party form the multiparty call. M • eadset: Switch to a Bluetooth headset if it is connected to the device. Select one to place a call to it. During a call The following actions are available: • : Hold a call. Tap press and hold the headset button. to retrieve the held call. 54 . A • eypad: Open the keypad. Or press and hold the headset button. K • peaker: Activate the speakerphone. • ute: Turn off the microphone so that the other party cannot hear you. Making an international call Tap and hold 0 until the + sign appears. S • erge: Make a multiparty call when connected to two calls. and then tap . As characters are entered. area code. • dd call: Dial a second call. or • → Transfer: Connect the first party to the second party. predicted contacts appear. → S Note: Create a note. Keep the device away from your ears when using S the speakerphone. H • wap: Switch between two calls.
enter the number and tap Add to contacts. Viewing call logs Tap Logs to view the history of incoming and outgoing calls. If the call waiting service is active. To filter a call log. and then enter a password. Adding contacts To add a phone number to the contacts list from the keypad. Call barring The device can be set to prevent certain calls from being made. 55 . When the second call is answered. → Call settings → Additional settings → Fixed Dialling Numbers → Enable FDN.Communication • → Noise reduction off: Deactivate the noise reduction feature that removes background noise so that the other party can hear you more clearly. → Call settings → Additional settings → Call barring. tap → View by. Those prefixes are stored in the SIM or USIM card. drag outside the circle. and then select an option. the first call is put on hold. Tap and then enter the PIN2 supplied with the SIM or USIM card. select a call type. select a call Tap barring option. Tap FDN list and add numbers. another call can be made. Receiving calls Answering a call When a call comes in. • → My call sound: Select an equaliser option for use during a call. or press the headset button. Fixed dialling number The device can be set to restrict outgoing calls only to numbers with specified prefixes. international calling can be disabled. For example.
tap Reject call with message. Or press the headset button. and then select a call type and condition. appears on the status bar. To make use of this service. tap → Call settings → Additional settings → Call waiting. assign a category. Tap Create. Ending a call Tap End call to end a call. To create → Call settings → Set reject messages. missed calls. drag outside the circle. To send a message when rejecting an incoming call.Communication Rejecting a call When a call comes in. or press and hold the headset button. Call forwarding The device can be set to send incoming calls to a specified number. A user can use this service to suspend a current call and switch to an incoming call. This service is not available for video calls. Missed calls If a call is missed. the rejection message. 56 . Enter a Tap number and tap Enable. drag the Auto reject mode switch to the right. and Tap then tap Auto reject list. enter a number. Open the notifications panel to view the list of Call waiting Call waiting is a service provided by the service provider. → Call settings → Call forwarding. and then tap Save. tap Automatically rejecting calls from unwanted numbers → Call settings → Call rejection.
→ Keypad: Open the keypad. M • • • • • • • • → Hide me: Hide your image from the other party. S • ute: Turn off the microphone so that the other party cannot hear you. O 57 . Tap and hold the other party’s image to access the following options: • apture image: Capture the other party’s image. → Outgoing image: Select an image to show it to the other party. Tap and hold your image to access the following options: • witch camera: Switch between the front and rear camera. → Enable cartoon view: Change the view mode to the cartoon view. and then tap call. → Animated emotions: Apply emotional icons to your image. → Speaker off: Deactivate the speakerphone feature.Communication Video calls Making a video call Enter the number or select a contact from the contacts list. S • utgoing image: Select an image to show it to the other party. to make a video During a video call The following actions are available: • witch Camera: Switch between the front and rear camera. → Switch to headset: Switch to a Bluetooth headset if it is connected to the device. → Theme view: Apply decorative icons to your 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.
Tap Contacts on the Applications screen. : Add or delete a contact field. email addresses. • / 58 . • : Add an image. and others. Managing contacts Creating a contact Tap and enter contact information. Contacts Use this application to manage contacts.Communication Swapping images Drag an image of either party onto the other party’s image to swap the images. including phone numbers.
and then tap Remove. : Compose a message. : Compose an email. T Once a contact is selected. Deleting a contact Tap → Delete. and then select a contact for it. S • se the index at the right side of the contacts list for quick scrolling. • / • • : Make a voice or video call. it is also added to or deleted from Google Contacts. take one of the following actions: • : Add to favourite contacts. 59 . To Tap remove a speed dial number. Searching for contacts Use one of the following search methods: • croll up or down the contacts list. and vice versa. in the contacts list.Communication Editing a contact Select a contact to edit. by dragging a finger U along it. Importing and exporting contacts Syncing with Google Contacts Tap → Merge with Google. and then tap . Contacts synced with Google Contacts appear with If a contact is added or deleted on the device. select a speed dial number. Setting a speed dial number → Speed dial setting. • ap the search field at the top of the contacts list and enter search criteria. tap and hold it.
or Export to USB Tap storage. or Import from Tap USB storage. Exporting contacts → Import/Export → Export to SIM card. G 60 .Communication Syncing with Samsung Contacts Tap → Merge with Samsung. Importing contacts → Import/Export → Import from SIM card. and vice versa. Import from SD card. it is also added to or deleted from Samsung Contacts. tap Done. and then select Tap a sharing method. and then take one of the following actions: • earch: Search for contacts. Contacts synced with Samsung Contacts appear with If a contact is added or deleted on the device. Sharing contacts → Import/Export → Share namecard via. select contacts. R • rid view / List view: View contacts in grid or list form. Export to SD card. in the contacts list. S • dd to favourites: Add contacts to favourites. A • emove from favourites: Remove contacts from favourites. Favourite contacts Tap .
If user information has been saved when you set up the device. such as phone number. drag it up or down to another • elete groups: Select user-added groups. Select contacts to add. and then tap Save. select the business card in ME. C • earch: Search for contacts. and then tap Delete. and then tap Done. email address. 61 . tap → Send message or Send email. Tap → Share namecard via. and then tap Done. Default groups cannot be D deleted. and postal address. S • hange order: Tap and hold C position. and then select a sharing method. Sending a message or email to a group’s members Select a group. and then tap . Business card Create a business card and send it to others.Communication Contact groups Adding contacts to a group Select a group. select members. enter details. and then tap to edit. and then tap Done. and then take one of the following actions: • reate: Make a new group. Managing groups Tap . next to the group name. Tap Set up my profile.
Set a time and date. the message will not be sent. and then tap . and then While composing a message. → Insert smiley to insert emoticons. is not connected to the network. The time and date T may be incorrect if you move across time zones and the network does not update the information. • ou may incur additional charges for sending or receiving messages while you are Y outside your home service area. events. Sending messages Tap . The device will send the message at the specified time and date. tap tap OK. • f the device is turned off at the scheduled time. Sending scheduled messages → Scheduled message. and others. T For details. and then tap Done. I or the network is unstable. • his feature is based on the time and date set on the device. E • ap T . contact your service provider. Tap Messaging on the Applications screen. select contacts. For details. contact your service provider. videos.Communication Messaging Use this application to send text messages (SMS) or multimedia messages (MMS). Use the following methods to add recipients: • nter a phone number. Use the following methods to make a multimedia message: • ap T • ap T • ap T and attach images. → Add subject to enter a subject. notes. enter a message. 62 . • his feature may be unavailable depending on your service provider’s LTE network. add recipients. contacts.
Tap Next for a private email account. Enter recipients. Setting up email accounts Set up an email account when opening Email for the first time. Email Use this application to send or view email messages. follow on-screen instructions to complete the setup.Communication Viewing incoming messages Incoming messages are grouped into message threads by contact. and then tap . contacts. events. Sending messages Tap the email account to use. and information location into the message. events. notes. and then tap subject. After that. to add a recipient from the contacts list. Select a contact to view the person’s message. Listening to a voice message Tap and hold 1 on the keypad. at the top of the screen. contacts. to attach images. to insert images. Tap Email on the Applications screen. and others. and message. or tap Manual setup for a company email account. videos. tap → Settings → . and then follow the instructions from your service provider. To set up another email account. 63 . Enter the email address and password. Tap Tap Tap Tap → Add Cc/Bcc to add more recipients. such as Google Mail.
Tap the attachment tab to open attachments. Tap a message to read. Reading messages Select an email account to use. • his feature is based on the time and date set on the device. and then tap Done. Delete the message. and then tap it. I or the network is unstable.Communication Sending scheduled messages → Schedule sending. Forward the message. set a While composing a message. Mark the message as a reminder. The device will send the message at the specified time and date. To manually retrieve new messages. Tick Schedule sending. Reply to the message. tap time and date. Open attachments. is not connected to the network. • f the device is turned off at the scheduled time. next to an attachment to save 64 . The time and date T may be incorrect if you move across time zones and the network does not update the information. and new messages are retrieved. the message will not be sent. tap . Add this email address to the contacts list.
65 . a subject. T • his application may be labelled differently depending on the region or service T provider. Reading messages Mark the message as a reminder. → Discard to start over. → Attach file to attach images. Download attachment. Tap Google Mail on the Applications screen. tap Tap Tap Tap Tap . Reply to this message. Mark the message as unread. and then tap . enter recipients. → Save draft to save the message for later delivery. Add this email address to the contacts list. Add a label to this message.Communication Google Mail Use this application to quickly and directly access the Google Mail service. Sending messages In any mailbox. • his application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and a message. Preview attachment. → Add Cc/Bcc to add more recipients. Keep this message for long-term storage. Reply to all recipients or forward this message to others. Delete this message.
tap Talk Use this application to chat with others via Google Talk. Adding friends Tap . Tap Talk on the Applications screen. 66 . When Google Mail is launched. or status message. and then tap . enter the email address of the friend to add. To add a label to a message. and then select the label to assign. it displays messages labelled Inbox. . → End chat.Communication Labels Google Mail does not use actual folders. 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. but uses labels instead. tap To end the chat. tap → Add to chat. select the message. image. To add a friend to chat. enter a message in the field at the bottom of the screen. and then tap DONE. Public profile Tap the account ID at the top of the friends list to change the availability status.
and then tap . Google+ Use this application to stay connected with people via Google’s social network service.Communication Switching between chats Scroll left or right. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap Google+ on the Applications screen. Tap All circles to change the category. Messenger Use this application to chat with others via Google+ instant messaging service. Tap Messenger on the Applications screen. 67 . This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. To delete chat history. tap → Clear chat history. Select a friend from the friends list. Deleting chat history Chats are automatically saved. and then scroll up or down to view posts from your circles. enter a message in the field at the bottom of the screen.
tap Settings → Sync contacts. Select a buddy to start chatting. To sync contacts on the device with ChatON. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. 68 . Create the buddies list by entering phone numbers or email addresses of Samsung accounts. Tap ChatON on the Applications screen.Communication ChatON Use this application to chat with any device that has a mobile phone number. or selecting buddies from the list of suggestions.
speak a keyword. or print the current webpage while viewing a webpage. and then tap Go. 69 . and tap the page to select it. scroll left or right. This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. tap . To open a bookmarked webpage. tap → Add bookmark. To go to another webpage. and then select one. Opening a new page Tap → New window. and then select one of the suggested keywords that appear. Viewing webpages Tap the address field. . save. Tap to share. Bookmarks To bookmark the current webpage.Web & network Internet Use this application to browse the Internet. enter the web address. tap . tap Searching the web by voice Tap the address field. Tap Internet on the Applications screen.
tap → Saved pages. history. While viewing content. To view saved links. tap → Downloads. Links Tap and hold a link on the webpage to open it in a new page. Tap and drag the browser to move it to another location. Sharing webpages To share a webpage address with others. Saved pages To view saved webpages. such as contacts or notes that include web addresses. 70 . tap To close the browser. To share a part of a webpage. and then tap Popup Browser to open the pop-up browser. select a web address. share. save. tap Tap → History → Most visited to open a webpage from the list of most visited webpages. . tap . tap and hold the desired text. or copy. To view the browser in full screen. tap → Share page. To clear the → Clear history.Web & network History Tap → History to open a webpage from the list of recently-visited webpages. and then tap Using Popup Browser Use this feature to access the Internet without closing the current application. → Share.
and detected devices are listed. and then drag the Bluetooth switch to the right. Open Gallery. After that. tap Settings → Bluetooth. 71 . Samsung is not responsible for the repercussion of illegal use of the Bluetooth feature. If there are obstacles between the devices. on the Applications screen. the operating distance may be reduced.Web & network Bluetooth Bluetooth creates a direct wireless connection between two devices over short distances. Select the device you want to pair with. tap → Bluetooth. • amsung is not responsible for the loss. • o not use the Bluetooth feature for illegal purposes (for example. The transferred file is saved in the Bluetooth folder. especially those that are not tested or approved by the Bluetooth S SIG. accept the Bluetooth authorisation request on the other device to receive the image. tap Settings → Bluetooth → Scan. To activate Bluetooth. select an image. • lways ensure that you share and receive data with devices that are trusted A and properly secured. An example is Gallery. • ome devices. it is added to the contacts list automatically. Use Bluetooth to exchange data or media files with other devices. Sending and receiving data Many applications support data transfer via Bluetooth. and then select one of the paired Bluetooth devices. or misuse of data sent or S received via the Bluetooth feature. may be incompatible with your device. If a contact is received. pirating copies D of files or illegally tapping communications for commercial purposes). Pairing with other Bluetooth devices On the Applications screen. interception. and then accept the auto-generated passkey on both devices to confirm.
Select a device. The registration methods may vary depending on the → FAQ. you must sign in to your Google and Samsung accounts and register two or more devices as file servers. • f you play videos or games on a TV. You can play and send any file on any device to another device or web storage server. 72 . • o save energy. select a file. To get more details. • his feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. On the Applications screen. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider.Web & network AllShare Cast Use this feature to connect your device to a large screen with an AllShare Cast dongle. and then tap . tap Settings → More settings → AllShare Cast. tap Tap AllShare Play on the Applications screen. and then control the display with the keys on your device. and then drag the AllShare Cast switch to the right. AllShare Cast dongles may not be discovered I or connected. depending on the network S connection. To use this application. and then share your contents. AllShare Play Use this application to play contents saved on various devices over the Internet. deactivate the AllShare Cast feature when not in use. T • ome files may be buffered during playback. select an appropriate TV mode to get the best I experience from AllShare Cast. T • f you specify a Wi-Fi frequency band. device type. open or play a file. Sending files Select a device or web storage.
select a file. • ome files may be buffered while playing depending on the network connection. S • acebook/Twitter/Flickr/Picasa: Upload files to a social network site. tap . tap . 73 . • upported file formats may differ depending on connected devices as a media S player. and then view and manage your files. and then select a device.Web & network Sharing files Select a device or web storage. S Managing contents on a web storage server Select a web storage server. select a file. and then use the following options: • end to Nearby Users: Share files with nearby devices that have AllShare Play activated. F Playing files on a remote device Select a device or web storage.
Reading information from an NFC tag Place the device near an NFC tag. You can also use this feature to make payments and buy tickets for transportation or events after downloading the required applications. you must register for the mobile payment service. 74 . such as webpages and contacts. on the Applications screen. your device will not read NFC tags or receive data. If the screen is locked. On the Applications screen. tap Settings → More settings → NFC. Sending data via Android Beam Use the Android Beam feature to send data. Drag the NFC switch to the right. The information from the tag will appear. Drag the Android Beam switch to the right. Handle the back cover carefully to avoid damaging the NFC antenna. touch the back of your device to the back of the other device. Making a purchase with the NFC feature Before you can use the NFC feature to make payments. contact your service provider. The back cover contains a built-in NFC antenna. tap Settings → More settings → NFC. Select an item. to NFC-enabled devices. Touch the back of your device to the NFC card reader. and then tap your device’s screen. To register or get details about the service.Web & network NFC Your device allows you to read near field communication (NFC) tags that contain information about products. To activate the NFC feature.
the file transfer may fail. touch the back of your device to the back of the other device. Do not send copyright-protected data via S Beam. Doing so may violate copyright laws. On the Applications screen.Web & network S Beam Use the S Beam feature to send data. images. and documents. such as music. 75 . Drag the S Beam switch to the right. and then tap your device’s screen. Select a file. videos. Samsung is not responsible for any liabilities caused by the illegal use of copyrighted data. If both devices try to send data simultaneously. tap Settings → More settings → S Beam.
Open Music square. Tap and hold to move forwards quickly. Change the repeat mode. Adjust the volume. Restart the currently-playing song or skip to the previous song. Tap Music Player on the Applications screen. Pause and resume playback. 76 . S • ome files may not play properly depending on the encoding used.Media Music Player Use this application to listen to music. • ome file formats are not supported depending on the device’s software version. Select a sound e ect. and then select a song to play. S Playing music Select a music category. Skip to the next song. Turn on shu e. Tap and hold to move backwards quickly. Open the playlist.
Tap Playlists. (p. and then tap Done. When a new → Library update. Creating playlists Make an own selection of songs. Use Gallery to view photos and videos taken with the device’s camera. Camera etiquette • o not take photos or videos of other people without their permission. → Create playlist. Camera Use this application to take photos or videos. D 77 . song is added. Playing music by mood Play music grouped by mood. The playlist is automatically created by the device. tap Music square → Tap Music square and select a cell of mood. The camera automatically shuts off when unused. tap → Set as → Phone ringtone. Enter a title and tap OK. D • o not take photos or videos where legally prohibited. and then tap select songs to include. To add the currently-playing song to a playlist. tap → Add to playlist. D • o not take photos or videos in places where you may violate other people’s privacy. 84) Tap Camera on the Applications screen.Media Setting a song as ringtone To use the currently-playing song as ringtone. Tap Add music.
P • andscape: Use this setting for a wider view. P • each/Snow: Use this setting for well-lit or sunny outdoor scenes. • ortrait: Use this setting for a human subject. L • ports: Use this setting for fast-moving subjects. Scene mode Predefined settings make point-and-shoot photos easier to take. Change the shooting mode.Media Taking photos Taking a photo Tap the image on the preview screen where the camera should focus. Indicates which storage is in use. Switch between the front and rear camera. Open the image viewer to display photos. the focus frame turns green. Change the ash setting. Tap → Scene mode. Change the camera settings. When the subject is to take the photo. Tap and hold to take a in focus. B 78 . S • arty/Indoor: Use this setting for well-lit indoor scenes. Tap series of photos. Select among various e ects that are available. Switch between still and video mode.
• 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. After choosing a pose for each individual. B • mile shot: Take a photo while the camera waits for a subject to smile. Face recognition may fail depending on the face angle. S • DR: Take three photos with different exposures and then combine them to improve the H contrast ratio. To get the best shot. facial expression. A • ext: Use this setting for books or posters. • ace detection: Set the device to recognise people’s faces and help you take photos of F them. B • est Face: Use this to take multiple group shots at the same time and combine them to B create the best possible image. • ingle shot: Take a single photo. skin colour. and save it. When Gallery opens. such as cartoon rendering. tap the yellow frame on each face. S • ow light: Take a series of photos and combine them into one photo to improve the L image quality. C Shooting mode Several photo effects are available. Tap → Shooting mode. and then save the best one. • eauty: Take a photo with lightened faces for gentler images. T • andlelight: Use this setting for images of bright light against a dark background. S • awn: Use this setting for very subtle colours. 79 .Media • unset: Use this setting for richer colours and sharper contrasts. D • utumn colour: Use this setting for red-shifted background scenery. hold the camera steady and remain still while taking photos. face size. • anorama: Take a photo composed of many photos strung together. and choose the best individual pose for the subject. light conditions. tap Save to merge the images into a single photo. P • hare shot: Send a photo directly to another device via Wi-Fi Direct. S • est photo: Take a series of photos. or accessories the subject is wearing. Tap to take multiple photos.
To stop again. 80 . tap to take a video. the camera automatically takes another shot in a panoramic sequence. Tap → Shooting mode → Panorama. tap T when the anti-shake feature is activated. To stop recording. • o capture an image from the video while recording. and then tap . tap Taking videos Taking a video Slide the still-video switch to the video icon.Media Panoramic photos A panoramic photo is a wide landscape image consisting of multiple shots. This feature will not work The zoom function may not be available when recording at the highest resolution. When the blue frame aligns with the viewfinder. To pause While recording. T tap . recording. tap . To focus on the centre of the screen. tap where you want to focus. shooting. use the following actions: • o change the focus. . Tap and move the camera in any direction.
Change the ash setting. Select among various e ects that are available. L • low motion: Use this mode to take a video of a moving subject. • ormal: Use this mode for normal quality. Open the video player to play videos. Indicates which storage is in use.Media Recording mode Switch between the front and rear camera. Zooming in and out 81 . Change the camera settings. Switch between still and video mode. The device will play the F video in fast motion. Tap to change recording mode. N • imit for MMS: Use this mode to lower quality for sending via messaging. • ast motion: Use this mode to take a video of a moving subject. The device will play the S video in slow motion. Change recording mode.
For lowE light situations. Macro is for very F close objects. 82 . But it takes up R more memory. use a higher exposure. S • lash: Activate or deactivate the flash. E • cene mode: Change the scene mode. • ocus mode: Select a focus mode. S • xposure value: This determines how much light the camera’s sensor receives. Configuring settings for Camera Tap to configure settings for Camera.Media Use one of the following methods: • se the Volume button to zoom in or out. F • hooting mode: Change the shooting mode. Auto focus is camera-controlled. S • ecording mode: Change recording mode. • dit shortcuts: Reorganise shortcuts to frequently-used options. B • elf portrait: Take a photo of yourself. and pinch to zoom out. S • elf recording: Take a video of yourself. T • esolution: Select a resolution. T • he zoom in/out effect is available when using the zoom feature while shooting T video. S • he zoom function may not be available when shooting at the highest resolution. The available options vary depending on the mode used. E • urst shot: Take a series of photos of moving subjects. U • pread two fingers apart on the screen to zoom in. Use higher resolution for higher quality. R • ffects: Select among various photo effects that are available. Not all of the following options are available in both still camera and video camera modes. • imer: Use this for delayed-time shots.
G • o improve GPS signals. S • mage quality: Higher quality images require more storage space. I 83 . T • ave as flipped: Invert the image to create a mirror-image of the original scene. Automatic contrast defines A contrast levels without manual input. Spot measures the light value at a specific location. Anti-shake helps focus when the camera is A moving. deactivate the GPS tag setting. This controls camera light sensitivity. or in poor weather conditions. • PS tag: Attach a GPS location tag to the photo. Higher values are for fast-moving or poorly-lit objects. The settings are designed for specific lighting situations. • etering: Select a metering method. such as between buildings or in low-lying areas. These settings are similar to the heat range for white-balance exposure in professional cameras. • uidelines: Display viewfinder guides to help composition when selecting subjects. • ontextual filename: Set the camera to display contextual tags. avoid shooting in locations where the signal may be T obstructed. C • ake photos using voice: Set the camera to take photos with voice commands. • SO: Select an ISO value. • utdoor visibility: Use this for bright. M Centre-weighted measures background light in the centre of the scene. This determines how light values are calculated.Media • hite balance: Select an appropriate white balance. Matrix averages the entire scene. O • uto contrast: Set the camera to use automatic contrast. Y To avoid this. so images have a true-to-life colour W range. • nti-Shake: Activate or deactivate anti-shake. and then tap the screen of your device’s screen. outdoor conditions. • our location may appear on your photos when you upload them to the Internet. 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. It is measured in filmI camera equivalents. Low values are for stationary or brightly-lit objects.
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
The edited image is saved in the Gallery → Paper Pictures folder. and then select or add a contact. Tap the face. Apply effects to the image. Select an existing image. Tap Paper Artist on the Applications screen. Change the brush thickness. such as making calls or sending messages. or accessories the subject is wearing. tap the face tag and use available options. skin colour. Face recognition may fail depending on the face angle. tap recognised face. Change the eraser size. A yellow frame appears around the When viewing an image. facial expression. When viewing an image. light conditions. 87 . Use artistic tools to edit an image. and person’s name) when opening an image. Using Tag Buddy → Tag buddy to display a contextual tag (weather. face size. Share the image. When the face tag appears on an image. tap Add name. location. Take a photo.Media Tagging faces → Face tag → On. Apply frames to the image. Change the pen thickness. Save the image. tap date. Paper Artist Use this application to make images look like illustrations with fun effects or frames.
Restart the current video or skip to the previous video. one of your available rental counts is lost. Skip to the next video. Sharing videos Tap → Share via. Move forwards or backwards by dragging the bar. S • ome files may not play properly depending on how they are encoded. 88 . • ome file formats are not supported depending on the device's software. Each A time you lock the screen while playing a DivX Video-On-Demand. Adjust the volume. Pause and resume playback. Reduce the size of the video screen.Media Video Player Use this application to play video files. Deleting videos Tap → Delete. Tap Video Player on the Applications screen. Capture an image. tap Done. S Playing videos Select a video to play. • void locking the device’s screen while playing a DivX Video-On-Demand. and then tap Delete. Tap and hold to move forwards quickly. Change screen ratio. and then select a sharing method. select videos by ticking. select videos by ticking. Tap and hold to move backwards quickly.
tap Spread two fingers apart on the screen to enlarge the player or pinch to reduce it. Add the video to the playlist. and then enter a keyword.Media Using Popup Video player Use this feature to use other applications without closing the video player. and then drag it to another location. Pause or resume playback. Rotate the device to landscape orientation to display full screen. While watching to use the pop-up player. 89 . videos. To move the player. Select one of the returned search results to watch a video. Search for videos. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Change display quality. Tap YouTube on the Applications screen. tap and hold the player. Send the URL to others. Watching videos Tap . YouTube Use this application to watch videos from the YouTube website. Move forwards or backwards by dragging the bar. Rotate the screen to portrait orientation.
and then select an article to read. enter information for the video. flick through the Flipboard pages. select a video. tap . select news topics. Select a cover story or a topic. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Uploading videos Select your account. and then tap Done. tap Upload. Tap Flipboard on the Applications screen. use the following icons: • : Go to the previous page. To start your Flipboard. • : View others’ comments about the article. and then select a sharing method. • : Share the article with others. and then tap Flipboard Use this application to access your personalised magazines. . While reading an article. flick up on the greeting page. 90 . tap Get Started.Media Sharing videos Select the video to view.
Tap Play Store on the Applications screen. and follow on-screen instructions to complete the purchase process. select an application to delete in the list of installed applications. tap Settings → Security → Unknown sources. • o install applications that you downloaded from other sources. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. • hen a new version is available for any installed application. on the T Applications screen. Open the notifications panel and tap the icon to update the application. → My Apps. tap the price. and Tap then tap Uninstall. an update icon W appears at the top of the screen to alert you to the update. Select an application to view information. Uninstalling applications Uninstall the applications purchased from Play Store. 91 .Application & media stores Play Store Use this application to purchase and download applications and games that are able to run on the device. If there is a charge for the application. tap Install. or tap to search with a keyword. To download it. Installing applications Browse applications by category.
com. tap search field.Application & media stores Samsung Apps Use this application to purchase and download dedicated Samsung applications. read the terms and conditions. To complete the subscription process. and then enter a keyword in the Select an application to view information. follow the on-screen instructions to create a Samsung account. Tap To search for an application. If a Samsung account is not registered. To download it. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap S Suggest on the Applications screen. tap Get. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. When a new version is available for any installed application. Open the notifications panel and tap the icon to update the application. and then tap Accept to agree to them. at the top of the screen. Tap Samsung Apps on the Applications screen. 92 . Installing applications Browse applications by category. For more information.samsungapps. an update icon appears at the top of the screen to alert you to the update. visit www. S Suggest Use this application to browse and download the latest applications suggested by Samsung. to select a category.
To search for and listen to similar songs. Syncing songs with the Music Hub library Tap My Music → device. unlimited song streaming. This application or some features of this application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. To get more details. and then select a song to play. → Refresh.Application & media stores Game Hub Use this application to access games. you can enjoy customisable services. select a music category. Music Hub Use this application to listen to songs on the device or the web server provided by Music Hub. Music Hub will automatically upload the song to the database. The Music Hub library is updated with the songs on the If a song on your Music Hub library is not in the database. and personal radio stations. and purchase songs. Scroll left or right and select a game to download from Samsung Apps. Tap Game Hub on the Applications screen. tap → Find similar music. Playing music Tap My Music. such as recommended songs or artists. 93 . If you subscribe to the Music Hub premium service. tap Help or visit the Music Hub website. Tap Music Hub on the Applications screen.
Tap → Buy song. 94 . This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. or video to play or rent. and then follow the onscreen instructions to complete the purchase process. and then select a genre → a category. Select a category at the top of the screen. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Select a book file by scrolling left or right. TV programme. Play Books Use this application to read and download book files. To purchase book files. Tap Play Books on the Applications screen. to access Play Movies Use this application to watch. While reading a book file.Application & media stores Purchasing songs Tap Store. download. tap . Tap Play Movies on the Applications screen. and rent movies or TV shows. tap additional options. and then select a movie.
Tap Readers Hub on the Applications screen. Readers Hub Use this application to download and read book files. Tap Play Music 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. Tap Play Magazines on the Applications screen. 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. Play Magazines Use this application to read and download magazines. and then download it. 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. Select a category. find a book file. and then select a magazine.
Select a category.Application & media stores Video Hub Use this application to access and purchase videos. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and then select a video. Tap Learning Hub on the Applications screen. Tap Video Hub on the Applications screen. Select a category. and then select a video lecture or book. Learning Hub Use this application to access learning material. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. 96 .
R • ravel: Create a travel essay. or lectures. Tap S Note on the Applications screen. conferences. The S Pen can be used to open S Note. M • iary: Create a photo diary. T • irthday: Create a birthday card.Utilities S Note Use this application to create a note using images and voice recordings. Double-tap the screen with the S Pen button pressed. B 97 . N • eeting note: Create a record of meetings. D • ecipe: Create your own recipe. M • agazine: Create a multimedia note by inserting multimedia files. Selecting note templates Tap and select one of the following templates: • ote/Idea note/Memo: Create a simple note from an empty page.
When erasing the handwritten note. Draw only with the S Pen. line thickness. tap Change the pen type. tap to change the pen type. When jotting down a note. tap → Add tag. Enter a note. → Change background. Make a voice recording to insert. To change the sheet background. Use productivity tools. Record your actions while drawing a note. Insert a multimedia file.Utilities Composing notes Search for information about the handwritten keyword on a preset webpage. View more colours. Switch to view mode. Jot down or draw a note. Add a new colour with the Color Picker. Change the line thickness. tap To add tags. Append another page to the current note. Undo and redo the last action. 98 . to change the eraser size or clear the note. Erase the handwritten note. Save the current setting as a pen profile. Change the pen colour. or pen colour.
or others. → Copy. tap To sort notes by date. • andwriting-to-text: Convert a handwritten note. tap To sync notes with Google Docs or Evernote. or note. → Import. To change the order of notes. tap → List view. S • ormula match: Convert a handwritten formula to a well-organised formula. → Refresh. To create a note by importing a PDF. tap 99 . Make a voice recording to insert.Utilities Inserting multimedia files or a voice recording Tap to insert multimedia files. Tap to insert a voice recording. To sync notes with the Samsung account. tap To create a folder. H Browsing notes Browse note thumbnails by scrolling up or down. title. Tap Search F to get detailed information about the formula. tap To change the view mode. image file. → Sync. tap To copy notes. → Sort by. Using productivity tools Double-tap and select one of the following tools: • hape match: Convert a shape you have drawn. tap → Create folder. Insert a multimedia file. → Change order.
This feature is available only for English Q and Korean. To save the note as an event. • dd event: Enter an event with an optional repeat setting. tap → Move. A • dd task: Enter a task with an optional priority setting. Creating events or tasks Tap . tap with some Samsung printers. tap → Create note. → Tutorial. The device is only compatible To save the note as an image file or a PDF file. → Create event. To set the note as wallpaper or to assign it to a contact. → Export. To move to other pages of the note. tap To add a shortcut to the note on the Home screen. tap To view the tutorial for S Note. → Set as. → Share via. tap S Planner Use this application to manage events and tasks. tap → Add tag. tap To change the S Note settings. → Set as shortcut. To send the note to others. A 100 . To create a note. → Edit pages. → Print. Viewing a note Tap the note thumbnail to open it. tap To delete the note. Tap S Planner on the Applications screen. and then use one of the following methods: • uick add: Create an event or task from a memo. scroll left or right. tap To print the note via a USB or Wi-Fi connection. tap → Delete. → Settings. tap To add or delete the note.Utilities To move notes to another folder. tap To add tags.
tap next to the field. Enter the location in the Location field. Planner → To display synced event or tasks on Google Calendar. such as how often the event repeats. Attach an image. when it has an advance alert. and then take a photo or select one of the existing images. Attach a memo from S Note. Syncing with Google Calendar On the Applications screen. tap the Google account. tap a date to select it and tap it again. Tap Notes. Then tap Edit event details or Edit task details to add more details. and then pinpoint the precise location by tapping and holding on the map that appears. Enter a title and specify which calendar to use or sync with. and then compose a new memo or select one of the existing memos. on the Applications screen.Utilities To add an event or task more briefly. tap S → Sync. and then tap Done. To manually sync for updating. Attach a map showing the location of the event. select 101 . tap Settings → Google under Accounts → a Google account → Sync Calendar → Sync now. or where it takes place. → Settings → Calendars. Tap Images.
and then select a file. tap To open a file in Dropbox. tap add it to the favourites list. your device automatically syncs with the web server and any other computers that have Dropbox installed. When you save files to Dropbox. Searching for events Tap → Search. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup. Tap Dropbox on the Applications screen. week. tap Today at the top of the screen. To open favourite files. . Sharing events Select an event. and then select one from among different types of calendars including year. When running Dropbox for the first time. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. To view today’s events. tap Start to activate it. While viewing the file. → Photos or videos or Other files. To upload files to Dropbox. tap Favorite to 102 . and then tap → Delete. Dropbox Use this application to save and share files with others via the Dropbox cloud storage. Deleting events Select a date or event. and then select a sharing method. and others. and then enter a keyword to search for. month. A pinch gesture can be used to change calendar type. tap . tap → Share via. and spread apart to change yearly calendar back to monthly calendar. For example. pinch to change from the monthly calendar to the yearly calendar.Utilities Changing calendar type Tap .
Tap Settings → Cloud on the Applications screen. and then enter the Dropbox account. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup. Syncing with the Samsung account Tap your Samsung account or Sync settings to sync files.Utilities Cloud Use this feature to sync files or back up settings and application data with your Samsung account or Dropbox. Syncing with Dropbox If an account is not set up. Once you sign in. tap Allow and the device automatically syncs files with Dropbox whenever you make some changes. 103 . This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Backing up or restoring data Tap Device backup to back up or restore data with your Samsung account. tap Set account.
• ap More → Snooze to set an interval and the number of times for the alarm to repeat T after the preset time. check the time in any location in the world. Alarm Setting alarms Tap Create alarm. Tap Clock on the Applications screen. and then tap Save.Utilities Clock Use this application to set alarms. Use the following options: • ap More → Location alarm to set a location. select days for the alarm to repeat. T 104 . Turn this alarm on or off. • ap More → Smart alarm to set a time for the alarm to go off before the preset time. set a timer. measure the duration of an event. The alarm goes off only when you are in T the location. or use as the desk clock. set a time for the alarm to go off.
and then tap Delete. Drag outside the large circle when the timer goes off. Deleting clocks Tap → Delete. 105 . tap and hold a clock. Desk clock Tap to view in full screen. Stopwatch Tap Start to time an event. and then tap DST settings. select clocks. World clock Creating clocks Tap Add city. outside the circle to repeat the alarm Deleting alarms Tap and hold the alarm. Timer Set the duration. and then tap Start. Tap Reset to clear lap time records. Drag after a specified length of time. To apply summer time. Tap Lap to record lap times. and then tap Delete. and then enter a city name or select a city from the cities list.Utilities Stopping alarms Drag outside the circle to stop an alarm.
To change the character size for history. tap To see calculation history.Utilities Calculator Use this application for simple or complex calculations. → Text size. Display the list of voice memos. If Screen → Scientific calculator. to Recording elapsed time Start recording. rotation is disabled. Recording voice memos Tap to start recording. Speak into the microphone at the bottom of the device. → Clear history. tap Voice Recorder Use this application to record or play voice memos. tap To set the calculator for convenient use with one hand. tap to hide the keypad. tap To clear history. 106 . Tap pause recording. → One-handed operation on. Tap Voice Recorder on the Applications screen. Tap Calculator on the Applications screen. Tap to finish recording. Rotate the device to landscape orientation to display the scientific calculator.
tap and select one of the following: • hare via: Select a sharing method. • : Adjust the volume by dragging the volume bar up or down. • : Pause playback. • : Trim the voice memo. To send a voice memo to others. and then select a Managing voice memos In the list of voice memos. tap sharing method. E Saving files with contextual tags In the list of voice memos. 107 . select a voice memo. → Share via. tap → Settings → Contextual filename → On. • : Stop playback. D • ettings: Change the voice recorder settings. S • elete: Select voice memos to delete. S • nd: Close the voice recorder.Utilities Playing voice memos Select a voice memo to play. and then select voice memos to send.
Utilities S Voice Use this application to command by voice the device to dial a number. A The device may not recognise your commands or may perform unwanted commands depending on your surroundings or how you speak. D • void speaking in dialectal accents. Tap S Voice on the Applications screen. write a memo. send a message. S • peak in quiet places. 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. 108 . This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and more. S • o not use offensive or slang words.
Utilities Google Use this application to search not only the Internet. Voice Search Use this application to search webpages by speaking. your next appointment. and then enter a keyword. Alternatively. tap items to search for. If no results are returned from the applications. Join Google Now when opening Google search for the first time. Select one of the suggested keywords that appear. and then select one of the suggested keywords that appear. speak a keyword. tap . tap This feature 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. the web browser appears. → Settings → Phone search. Searching the device Tap the search field. To change Google Now → Settings → Google Now. 109 . but also applications and their contents on the device as well. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap Google on the Applications screen. and then tick the Google Now Launch Google search to view Google Now cards that show the current weather. Search scope To select what applications to search. settings. Speak a keyword or phrase when Speak now appears on the screen. displaying the search results. public transit info.
tap Internet downloads. S • elect all: Select all files to apply the same option to them at once. including images. To see the files downloaded from the Internet. select a folder. → Add shortcut. 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. enter Downloads Use this application to see what files are downloaded through the applications. 110 . This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. tap Other downloads to see the files downloaded from other applications. tap . Tap My Files on the Applications screen. Viewing files Select a folder to open it. tap . and sound clips. In a folder. songs. S . and then tap Done. C • earch: Search for files.Utilities My Files Use this application to access all kinds of files stored in the device. videos. Tap a shortcut name. To go back to the parent folder. such as Email. tap directory. otherwise. Select a file to open it with an appropriate application. To return to the root Adding shortcuts to folders Add a shortcut of frequently-used folders to the root directory. S • ettings: Change the file manager settings. Tap Downloads on the Applications screen.
111 .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. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap Google Wallet on the Applications screen. touch the back of your device to the NFC card reader. register additional purchase methods. or manage the payment history. To make a payment.
and use one of the following functions: 112 . S • elp: View information about using the map. and pinch to zoom out. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. H To view current location. To overlay multiple layers including satellite images. Select a location to view the detailed location information. tap • lear Map: Clear the map. or get directions. traffic information. search for places. spread two fingers apart on the screen to zoom in. and then tap . enter an address. C • ake available offline: Save the map of a specified area to view it offline. Viewing maps Scroll in any direction to view a location or find your way. Once the location is found. To search for nearby locations. Tap Maps on the Applications screen. To zoom in or out the map. and more. tap .Travel & local Maps Use this application to pinpoint the location of the device. M • ettings: Change the map settings. Searching for locations Tap . tap . tap .
Travel & local Getting directions for a destination 1 2 Tap Tap . M • ontacts: Select from the contacts list. M 3 4 Select a travel method. . and then tap GET DIRECTIONS. D • all: Call the place’s phone number. enter a keyword to To add a place category. P • y Places: Select from the list of favourite places. Select a place category. tap search into the text field. C • oint on map: Pinpoint by tapping on the map. C → Add a search on the category list. and then select a place from the list of search results. such as driving. 113 . Tap Local on the Applications screen. • ap: Pinpoint the place on the map. Local Use this application to search for nearby restaurants. M • irections: Search for a route to the place. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. banks. and then tap MAP VIEW to view details. Select one of the routes that appear. and then select a method to enter starting and ending locations: • y current location: Use current location for starting location. bus stops. or walking. public transit. and more.
• avigation maps. Once the invitation is accepted. Tap Latitude on the Applications screen. and then tap Add friends to send an invitation. Select one from contacts or enter an email address. S • elect the destination from the list of starred places. traffic. S • nter the destination address. Tap Navigation on the Applications screen.Travel & local Latitude Use this application to share location information with friends. S Once a route is found. You should always pay attention to road conditions. T Specify the destination by using one of the following methods: • peak the destination address. E • elect the destination address from the contacts list. Follow all safety warnings and regulations while driving. either party can know where the other party is located. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. follow on-screen instructions to navigate to the destination. To add a friend with whom location information is shared. and other navigational data may differ N from actual location information. your current location. 114 . Navigation Use this application to search for a route to a destination. tap → Select from Contacts or Add via email address. • his application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and any other factors that may affect your driving.
115 . Tap Google Earth on the Applications screen. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider.Travel & local Google Earth Use this application to explore any location in the world using the satellite map view.
On the Settings screen.Settings About Settings Use this application to configure the device. tap . the device automatically accesses data networks if it is set to use them. → Advanced and tick Network notification to 116 . and add accounts. To use options. Wi-Fi Activate the Wi-Fi feature to connect to a Wi-Fi network and access the Internet or other network devices. Tap Settings on the Applications screen. A • PS push button: Connect to a secured Wi-Fi network with a WPS button. set application options. To avoid data-usage bills. • dvanced: Customise Wi-Fi settings. set this option to Always. tap Wi-Fi → activate this feature. tap Wi-Fi → → Advanced → Keep Wi-Fi on during sleep. Setting Network notification The device can detect open Wi-Fi networks and display an icon on the status bar to notify when available. When this happens. W Setting Wi-Fi sleep policy On the Settings screen. the device automatically turns off Wi-Fi connections. This may incur data transfer fees. W • PS PIN entry: Connect to a secured Wi-Fi network with a WPS PIN. When entering power-saving mode.
Flight mode This disables all wireless functions on your device. and customise the settings for the limitation. D To use more options. Data usage Keep track of your data usage amount. email. S • ata usage cycle: Enter monthly reset date to monitor your data usage. • obile data: Set to use data connections on any mobile network. and social A network image data automatically. • uto sync data: Set the device to sync contact. S • obile hotspots: Search for and use another device’s mobile network. • how Wi-Fi usage: Set to show your data usage via Wi-Fi.Settings Bluetooth Activate the Bluetooth feature to exchange information over short distances. • ata roaming: Set to use data connections when you are roaming. You can use only non-network services. M • et mobile data limit: Set a limit for the mobile data usage. 117 . tap . M More settings Customise settings to control connections with other devices or networks. D • estrict background data: Set to disable sync in the background while using a mobile R network. bookmark. calendar.
M • ata roaming: Use the device to connect to another network when you are roaming or D your home network is not available. N • etwork operators: Search for available networks and select a network for roaming. 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. N • ndroid Beam: Turn on the Android Beam feature to send data. • elp: Learn more about USB. the device is used as a wireless modem for the computer. such as webpages and A contacts. NFC • FC: Activate the NFC feature to read or write NFC tags that contain information. • luetooth tethering: Use the Bluetooth tethering to share the device’s mobile network B connection with computers via Bluetooth. such as music. and Bluetooth tethering.Settings Mobile networks • obile data: Use to allow packet switching data networks for network services. When connected to a computer. 118 . videos. • ccess Point Names: Set up access point names (APNs). to NFC-enabled devices. to devices that support NFC and Wi-Fi Direct. S Beam Activate the S Beam feature to send data. images. A • etwork mode: Select a network type. H VPN Set up and connect to virtual private networks (VPNs). • SB tethering: Use USB tethering to share the device’s mobile network connection with U a computer via USB. Wi-Fi. and documents.
S • evice name: Enter a media server name for your device. • 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. D • llowed devices list: View the list of devices that can access your device. D • pload from other devices: Set to accept uploads from other devices. U AllShare Cast Activate the AllShare Cast feature and share your display with others. • hared contents: Set to share your content with other devices. Home screen mode Select a Home screen mode (basic or easy). 119 .Settings Nearby devices • ile sharing: Activate media sharing to allow other DLNA-certified devices to access F media files on your device. A • ot-allowed devices list: View the list of devices that are blocked from accessing your N device. Kies via Wi-Fi Connect the device to Samsung Kies via a Wi-Fi network.
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.
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• 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.
Settings Lock screen Change settings for securing the device. O 123 . – Ripple effect: Set to show the ripple effect on the locked screen. – Dual clock: Set to show the dual clock on the locked screen. • creen lock: Activate the screen lock feature. – 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. – Help text: Set to show the help text on the locked screen. – Clock: Set to show the clock on the locked screen. – Set wake-up command: Set a wake up command to launch S Voice or perform a specified function. S • ock screen options: Change the settings for the locked screen. These settings are L applied only when you set the swipe lock option. – Information ticker: Set to show news or stock information on the locked screen. • wner information: Enter your information that is shown 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. – Shortcuts: Set to show and edit application shortcuts on the locked screen. – Wake up in lock screen: Set the device to recognise your wake up command when the screen is locked. – Weather: Set to show weather information on the locked screen.
Charge the battery before enabling this setting because it may take more than an hour to encrypt your data. F You can track and control your lost or stolen device on the SamsungDive website.Settings Security Change settings for securing the device and the SIM or USIM card. – Full encryption: Set to encrypt all files on a memory card. You must enter the E password each time you turn on the device.samsungdive. the device hides passwords for security. 124 . – Account registration: Add or view your Samsung account. • et up SIM card lock: S – Lock SIM card: Activate or deactivate the PIN lock feature to require the PIN before using the device.com). • ncrypt device: Set a password to encrypt data saved on the device. – Change SIM PIN: Change the PIN used to access SIM or USIM data. • 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. except for media files. S • ind my mobile web page: Access the SamsungDive website (www. • emote controls: Set to allow control of your lost or stolen device remotely via the R Internet. • IM Change Alert: Activate the Find my mobile feature. Disable this setting before resetting the device. • ake passwords visible: By default. If you reset your device to the factory defaults with this setting enabled. To use this feature. – Exclude multimedia files: Set to encrypt all files on a memory card. Set the M device to display passwords as they are entered. you must sign in to your Samsung account. the device will not be able to read your encrypted files.
• nknown sources: Choose to download applications from any source. • nstall from device storage: Install encrypted certificates stored on the USB storage. I • lear credentials: Erase the credential contents from the device and reset the password.Settings • evice administrators: View device administrators installed on the device. 125 . Default Select a default keyboard type for text input. U download applications only from Play Store. Language and input Change the settings for text input. C One-handed operation Activate one-handed operation mode for your convenience when using the device with one hand. If not chosen. • rusted credentials: Use certificates and credentials to ensure secure use of various T applications. You can allow D device administrators to apply new policies to the device. Language Select a display language for all menus and applications.
Settings Google voice typing To change the voice input settings. • ownload offline speech recognition: Download and install language data for offline D voice input. • hoose input languages: Select input languages for text input. I • redictive text: Activate predictive text mode to predict words based on your input and P show word suggestions. tap . pen H thickness. You can also customise the word prediction settings. • ne-handed operation: Set the keyboard to appear on either side of the screen for O convenience when entering text with one hand. tap . C • en detection: Set the device to open the handwriting panel when the field is tapped P with the S Pen. • andwriting: Customise settings for handwriting mode. • ortrait keyboard types: Change the keyboard layout. • ontinuous input: Set to enter text by sweeping on the keyboard. C • lock offensive words: Set to prevent the device from recognising offensive words in B voice inputs. or pen colour. Samsung keyboard To change the Samsung keyboard settings. such as recognition time. P • nput languages: Select languages for text input. 126 .
– Key-tap sound: Set the device to sound when a key is touched. tap . 127 . T • eset settings: Reset Samsung keyboard settings. Text-to-speech output • referred TTS engine: Select a speech synthesis engine. such as a full stop. • utorial: Learn how to enter text with the Samsung keyboard. – Key-tap vibration: Set the device to vibrate when a key is touched. L • riving mode: Activate driving mode to set the device to read contents aloud and D specify applications to use in driving mode. – Auto-punctuate: Set the device to insert a full stop when you double-tap the space bar. or exclamation mark. B • ownload offline speech recognition: Download and install language data for offline D voice input. • peech rate: Select a speed for the text-to-speech feature. 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. L • peech output: Set the device to provide voice feedback to alert you to the current S action. S • isten to an example: Listen to the spoken text for an example. question mark. To change the settings for P speech synthesis engines.Settings • dvanced: A – Auto capitalisation: Set the device to automatically capitalise the first character after a final punctuation mark. • lock offensive words: Hide offensive words from voice search results.
missed calls. message. and more by moving your hand across the sensor at the top of the screen. or contact details. 128 .Settings Pointer speed Adjust the pointer speed for the mouse or trackpad connected to your device. B • utomatic restore: Set to restore settings and application data when the applications are A reinstalled on the device. F Add account Add email or SNS accounts. Back up and reset Change the settings for managing settings and data. device status. • uick glance: Set to turn on the touch screen and display information. time and date. such as Q notifications. new messages. Motion Activate the motion feature and change settings for motion recognition. • ack up my data: Set to back up settings and application data to the Google server. • actory data reset: Reset settings to the factory default values and delete all data. B • ackup account: Set up or edit your Google backup account. • irect call: Set to make a voice call by picking up and holding the device near your ear D while viewing call. Cloud Change settings for syncing data or files with your Samsung account or Dropbox cloud storage.
• alibrate the gyroscope when you experience drifting or unintended movements C when using tilting or panning motions or motion-enabled games. • earn about hand motions: View the tutorial for controlling hand motions. when you tap and hold two points with your fingers and then tilt the device back and forth. The calibration process may P fail if the device vibrates or moves. • earn about motions: View the tutorial for controlling motions. and music by placing the T device face down. • dvanced settings: A – Quick glance: Select items to display on the quick glance screen when you move your hand across the Proximity/Light sensor. • ilt to zoom: Set to zoom in or out while viewing images in Gallery or browsing T webpages.Settings • mart alert: Set the device to alert you if you have missed calls or new messages when S you pick up the device. • alm touch to mute/pause: Set to pause media playback when you touch the screen P with your palm. L 129 . alarms. – Sensitivity settings: Adjust the reaction speed for each motion. • an to browse images: Set to scroll through an image by moving the device in any P direction when the image is zoomed in. 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. 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. • 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. • lace the device on a stable surface during calibration.
• uick Command settings: Configure the settings for Quick Command. S Accessory Change the accessory settings. A • ound and haptic feedback: Set the device to sound and vibrate when hovering over S files. O • attery saving: Set the screen not to respond when inserting or removing the S Pen. • pen Popup Note: Set to launch a quick note when the S Pen is pulled out from the slot. 130 . subjects. 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. • ock sound: Set the device to play a sound when your device is connected to or D removed from a desktop dock. • esk home screen display: Set the device to show the desk clock when your device is D connected to a desktop dock. • ominant hand: Select the hand used to write with to enhance S Pen inputs. • ir View: Set to show the S Pen pointer when the S Pen is hovering over the screen. or options. Q • Pen help: Access help information for using the S Pen. 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. • udio output mode: Set to use the dock speaker when your device is connected to a A desktop dock. Some devices may not support the surround sound setting.Settings S Pen Change the settings for using the S Pen. • udio output: Select a sound output format to use when connecting your device to A HDMI devices.
131 . Access and alert the following settings to improve accessibility to the device. the time and date is reset. S • se 24-hour format: Display time in 24-hour format. S • et time: Set the current time manually. If the battery remains fully discharged or removed from the device. • elect time zone: Set the home time zone. S Accessibility Accessibility services are special features for those with certain physical disabilities. A • creen timeout: Set the length of time the device waits before turning off the display’s S backlight. • ccessibility shortcut: Add a shortcut to Accessibility on the quick menu that appears A when you press and hold the Power button. U • elect date format: Select a date format. S • nswering/Ending calls: A – Answering key: Set the device to answer an incoming call when pressing the Home button. • peak passwords: Set the device to read aloud passwords you enter with Talkback. • uto-rotate screen: Set the interface to rotate automatically when you rotate the device. • et date: Set the current date manually. S • utomatic time zone: Set to receive time zone information from the network when you A move across time zones.Settings Date and time Access and alter the following settings to control how the device displays the time and date. – The power key ends calls: Set the device to end a call when pressing the Power button. • utomatic date and time: Automatically update the time and date when moving across A time zones.
Settings • alkBack: Activate Talkback. T Advanced settings Change the settings for application development. M • urn off all sounds: Mute all device sounds. N • ext-to-speech output: T – Preferred TTS engine: Select a speech synthesis engine. T • ap and hold delay: Set the recognition time for tapping and holding the screen. • esktop backup password: Set a password to secure your backup data. S • ono audio: Enable mono sound when listening to audio with one earbud. tap . • elect debug app: Select applications to debug and prevent errors when you pause S debugging. • ound balance: Adjust the sound balance when using a dual headset. T • ont size: Change the font size. which provides voice feedback. – Driving mode: Activate driving mode to set the device to read contents aloud and specify applications to use in driving mode. • llow mock locations: Allow mock locations and service information to be sent to a A Location Manager service for testing. – Speech rate: Select a speed for the text-to-speech feature. F • egative colours: Reverse the display colours to improve visibility. 132 . To change the settings for speech synthesis engines. • nhance web accessibility: Set applications to install web scripts to make their web E content more accessible. D • tay awake: Set the screen to remain on while you are charging the battery. P • SB debugging: Activate USB debugging mode to connect your device to a computer U with a USB cable. – Listen to an example: Listen to the spoken text for an example. S • rotect SD card: Set to request a confirmation when reading data from a memory card.
• imit background processes: Set to limit the number of processes that can run in the L background. • how touches: Set to show the pointer when you touch the screen. A • isable hardware overlays: Set to hide hardware overlays.Settings • ait for debugger: Set to prevent the selected application from loading until the W debugger is ready. 133 . S • how GPU view updates: Set to flash areas of the screen when they are updated with S the GPU. E • o not keep activities: Set to end a running application when you launch a new D application. P • nable traces: Set to capture traces of application and system performance. D • orce GPU rendering: Set to use 2D hardware acceleration to improve graphic F performance. T • nimator duration scale: Select how long pop-up windows will be shown. 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. About device Access device information and update device software. • how all ANRs: Set the device to alert you to unresponsive applications that are running S in the background. S • rofile GPU rendering: Set to check the time of GPU rendering time. W • ransition animation scale: Select a speed for switching between screens. S • how pointer location: Set to show the coordinates and traces of the pointer when you S touch the screen. • how screen updates: Set to flash areas of the screen when they are updated. • how layout boundaries: Set to show boundaries. • how CPU usage: Set to list all active processes.
take it to your local Samsung Service Centre. • UK: Your SIM or USIM card is blocked. Move W to another area and try again. it prompts you to enter one of the following codes: • assword: When the device lock feature is enabled. • IN: When using the device for the first time or when the PIN requirement is enabled. R • nsure that your device software is upgraded to the latest version. E • estart your device to clear any temporary software bugs. you must enter the PIN2 supplied with P the SIM or USIM card. • IN2: When you access a menu requiring the PIN2. try the following: • emove any protective covers from the touch screen. For details.Troubleshooting When you turn on your device or while you are using the device. • ou cannot access some options without a subscription. You must enter the PUK supplied by your service provider. Protective covers may prevent the R device from recognising your inputs and are not recommended for touch screen devices. you may lose reception. usually as a result of entering your PIN incorrectly P several times. Your device displays network or service error messages • hen you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception. 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. you P must enter the PIN supplied with the SIM or USIM card. you must enter the password you set P for the device. Contact your service provider for Y more details. I 134 . E • f the touch screen is scratched or damaged. • nsure that your hands are clean and dry when tapping the touch screen. contact your service provider.
Outgoing calls are not connected • nsure that you have pressed the Dial key. If your device is frozen and unresponsive. Move to another area and try again. E • nsure that you have not set call barring for the phone number you are dialling. Calls are being dropped When you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception. On the Applications screen. 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. E • nsure that you have not set call barring for the incoming phone number. The device reboots automatically. E Incoming calls are not connected • nsure that your device is turned on. E • nsure that you have accessed the right cellular network. ensure that it is properly connected. E • nsure that the microphone is close to your mouth. E Others cannot hear you speaking on a call • nsure that you are not covering the built-in microphone. E • nsure that you have accessed the right cellular network. I 135 . you may need to close programs or reset the device to regain functionality. press and hold the Power button for 8-10 seconds. If this does not solve the problem. perform a factory data reset. you may lose your connection to the network. E • f using a headset.
you may lose reception. E • e-enter and save the number. This is normal and should not affect your device’s lifespan or performance. E • hen you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception. The battery does not charge properly or the device turns off • he battery terminals may be dirty. Move W to another area and try again. 136 . • f the battery no longer charges completely.Troubleshooting Audio quality is poor • nsure that you are not blocking the device’s internal antenna. soft T cloth and try charging the battery again. your device may feel hot to the touch. the call is not connected • nsure that the correct number is stored in the contact list. if necessary. Recharge or replace the battery to continue using the device. E The device beeps and the battery icon is empty Your battery is low. dispose of the old battery properly I and replace it with a new battery (refer to your local ordinances for proper disposal instructions). Wipe both gold-coloured contacts with a clean. 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. R • nsure that you have not set call barring for the contact’s phone number. When dialling from contacts.
• nsure that your device supports the file type. If the file is E DRM-protected. F • estart the device. F • nsure that the music file is not Digital Rights Management (DRM)-protected. ensure that you have the appropriate licence or key to play the file. Error messages appear when opening music files Some music files may not play on your Samsung device for a variety of reasons. If you receive error messages when opening music files on your device.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: • ree some memory by transferring files to a computer or deleting files from your device. try the following: • harge the battery or replace it with a battery that is fully charged. If you receive error messages when launching the camera. If you are still having trouble with the camera application after trying R these tips. C • ree some memory by transferring files to a computer or deleting files from your device. E 137 . contact a Samsung Service Centre.
0 or Windows Media Player 10 or higher installed E on your computer. If the tips above do not solve the problem. friction between parts may cause this gap to expand slightly. E • nsure that the Bluetooth wireless feature is activated on the device you wish to connect E to. E • nsure that you have the proper drivers installed and updated on your computer. E • f you are a Windows XP user. 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. 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.Troubleshooting Another Bluetooth device is not located • nsure that the Bluetooth wireless feature is activated on your device. O 138 . contact a Samsung Service Centre. • nsure that you have Samsung Kies 2. ensure that you have Windows XP Service Pack 3 or higher I installed on your computer. • ver time. • nsure that your device and the other Bluetooth device are within the maximum E Bluetooth range (10 m).
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