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