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This device provides high quality mobile communication and entertainment using Samsung’s high standards and technological expertise. This user manual is specially designed to detail the device’s functions and features. • lease read this manual before using the device to ensure safe and proper use. P • escriptions are based on the device’s default settings. D • mages and screenshots may differ in appearance from the actual product. I • ontent may differ from the final product, or from software provided by service providers C or carriers, and is subject to change without prior notice. For the latest version of the manual, refer to the Samsung website, www.samsung.com. • vailable features and additional services may vary by device, software, or service A provider. • pplications and their functions may vary by country, region, or hardware specifications. A Samsung is not liable for performance issues caused by applications from any provider other than Samsung. • amsung is not liable for performance issues or incompatibilities caused by edited S registry settings or modified operating system software. Attempting to customise the operating system may cause the device or applications to work improperly. • oftware, sound sources, wallpapers, images, and other media provided with this device S are licensed for limited use. Extracting and using these materials for commercial or other purposes is an infringement of copyright laws. Users are entirely responsible for illegal use of media. • ou may incur additional charges for data services, such as messaging, uploading and Y downloading, auto-syncing, or using location services. To avoid additional charges, select an appropriate data tariff plan. For details, contact your service provider.
About this manual • efault applications that come with the device are subject to updates and may no longer D be supported without prior notice. If you have questions about an application provided with the device, contact a Samsung Service Centre. For user-installed applications, contact service providers. • odifying the device’s operating system or installing softwares from unofficial sources M may result in device malfunctions and data corruption or loss. These actions are violations of your Samsung licence agreement and will void your warranty.
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locate the DivX VOD section in your device setup menu. • ll other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners.divx. YouTube™. Go to vod. a subsidiary of Rovi Corporation. Google Mail™. B • indows Media Player® is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation. DivX Certified®.divx. Google Play™ T Store. W • i-Fi®. worldwide. • luetooth® is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG. Inc. Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™. ABOUT DIVX VIDEO-ON-DEMAND This DivX Certified® device must be registered in order to play purchased DivX Video-onDemand (VOD) movies. To obtain your registration code. ABOUT DIVX VIDEO DivX® is a digital video format created by DivX. LLC.com for more information on how to complete your registration. Inc. S • he Android logo. A DivX®. Google™. 4 . Wi-Fi Direct™. Google Maps™. and associated logos are trademarks of Rovi Corporation or its subsidiaries and are used under licence. Wi-Fi Protected Setup™. and Google Talk™ are trademarks of Google. including premium content.About this manual Trademarks • AMSUNG and the SAMSUNG logo are registered trademarks of Samsung Electronics. Visit www.com for more information and software tools to convert your files into DivX videos. and the Wi-Fi logo are W registered trademarks of the Wi-Fi Alliance. DivX Certified® to play DivX® video up to HD 720p. This is an official DivX Certified® device that plays DivX video.
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.
For more information about available accessories. D 11 . Doing so may damage the cover. • ppearances and specifications are subject to change without prior notice. Malfunctions caused by using U unapproved accessories are not covered by the warranty service. • ther accessories may not be compatible with your device. refer to the Samsung website. A • ou can purchase additional accessories from your local Samsung retailer. Make Y sure they are compatible with the device before purchase. 1 Remove the back cover. • e careful not to damage your fingernails when you remove the back cover. • vailability of all accessories is subject to change depending entirely on A manufacturing companies.Getting started • he items supplied with the device and any available accessories may vary T depending on the region or service provider. and the included battery. B • o not bend or twist the back cover excessively. • he supplied items are designed only for this device and may not be compatible T with other devices. O • se only Samsung-approved accessories. Only microSIM cards work with the device. Installing the SIM or USIM card and battery Insert the SIM or USIM card provided by the mobile telephone service provider.
• o not remove the protective tape covering the antenna. • se caution not to lose or let others use the SIM or USIM card. If a memory card happens to D be lodged in the SIM card slot. take the device to a Samsung Service Centre to remove the memory card. Samsung is not U responsible for any damages or inconveniences caused by lost or stolen cards. 2 1 12 . 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. • o not insert a memory card into the SIM card slot.
13 . 3 Push the SIM or USIM card until it disengages from the device.Getting started 5 Replace the back cover. Pull out the battery. Removing the SIM or USIM card and battery 1 2 Remove the back cover. and then pull it out.
or applications I that need a connection to another device. Any damage caused by misuse is not covered by the warranty. • f you use multiple applications at once. the device emits a warning tone and displays a low W battery power message. • hen the battery power is low. and plug the large end of the charger into an electric socket. To avoid disconnecting from the network or losing power during a data transfer. Use only Samsung-approved chargers. 14 . A computer can be also used to charge the device by connecting them via the USB cable. Unapproved chargers or cables can cause the battery to explode or damage the device.Getting started Charging the battery Charge the battery before using it for the first time. Allow a depleted battery to charge for a few minutes before turning on the device. network applications. and cables. • f the battery is completely discharged. the battery will drain quickly. Use the charger to charge the battery. always use these applications after fully charging the battery. batteries. Connecting the charger improperly may cause serious damage to the device. Charging with the charger Plug the small end of the charger into the multipurpose jack of the device. the device cannot be turned on I immediately when the charger is connected.
disconnect the device from the charger. the following icons will show the current battery charge status: Charging Fully charged 15 . unplug the charger when not in use. but it may take longer to fully charge T the battery. take the device and the charger to a I Samsung Service Centre. • f the device receives an unstable power supply while charging. unplug the charger from the device. so you must unplug the charger from the electric socket when not in use to avoid wasting power. the charger may stop charging. Checking the battery charge status When you charge the battery while the device is off.Getting started • he device can be used while it is charging. the touch screen I may not function. This may damage the device. the device may heat up. This is normal and should not affect the W device’s lifespan or performance. and then unplug it from the electric socket. Do not remove the battery before removing the charger. If the battery gets hotter than usual. To save energy. The device should remain close to the electric socket while charging. • hile charging. First unplug the charger from the device. • f the device is not charging properly. If this happens. After fully charging. The charger does not have a power switch.
D • ecrease the brightness of the display. F • hen inserting a memory card into the device. When inserting a T card formatted in a different file system. D • eactivate the Wi-Fi feature. D • ecrease the backlight time. switch to sleep mode by pressing the Power button. 16 . D Inserting a memory card Your device accepts memory cards with maximum capacities of 64 GB. W • lose unnecessary applications with the task manager. D • eactivate auto-syncing of applications. or corrupt the data stored in it. • se caution to insert the memory card right-side up.Getting started Reducing the battery consumption Your device provides options that help you save battery power. Using an S incompatible card may damage the device or the memory card. • ome memory cards may not be fully compatible with the device. Depending on the memory card manufacturer and type. C • eactivate the Bluetooth feature. some memory cards may not be compatible with your device. • requent writing and erasing of data shortens the lifespan of memory cards. U • he device supports only the FAT file system for memory cards. A • hen you are not using the device. the device asks to reformat the memory card. By customising these options and deactivating features in the background. the memory card’s file directory W appears in the extSdCard folder under the internal memory. you can use the device longer between charges: • ctivate power-saving mode.
Push the memory card into the slot until it locks in place. Push the memory card until it disengages from the device. Insert a memory card with the gold-coloured contacts facing downwards. including the loss of data. Removing the memory card Before removing the memory card.Getting started 1 2 3 Remove the back cover. Doing so can cause data to be lost or corrupted or damage to the memory card or device. 17 . Do not remove the memory card while the device is transferring or accessing information. 1 2 3 Remove the back cover. On the Home screen. Replace the back cover. tap Apps → Settings → Storage → Unmount SD card. Samsung is not responsible for losses that result from the misuse of damaged memory cards. and then pull it out. 4 Replace the back cover. first unmount it for safe removal.
and then tap Power off. To turn off the device. follow the on-screen instructions to set up your device. On the Home screen. Press and hold the Power button for a few seconds to turn the device on and off. 18 . such as aeroplanes and hospitals. The manufacturer’s warranty does not cover loss of data resulting from user actions. Format the memory card on the device. tap Apps → Settings → Storage → Format SD card → Format SD card → Erase everything. remember to make backup copies of all important data stored on the device. • ress and hold the Power button and tap Flight mode to disable the wireless P features. • ollow all posted warnings and directions from authorised personnel in areas F where the use of wireless devices is restricted. press and hold the Power button. Turning the device on and off When turning on the device for the first time. Before formatting the memory card.Getting started Formatting the memory card A memory card formatted on a computer may not be compatible with the device.
To unlock the device with motion. Pressing the Power button turns off the screen and puts the device into lock mode. Locking and unlocking the device When not in use. lock the device to prevent unwanted operation.Getting started Holding the device Do not cover the antenna area with your hands or other objects. The device automatically gets locked if it is not used for a specified period. and then flick your finger in any direction. press the Power button or the Home button when the touch screen is turned off. 19 . and then tilt the device forwards. Adjusting the volume Press the Volume button up or down to adjust the ringtone volume. To unlock the device. tap and hold a point on the screen. On the Home screen. This may cause connectivity problems or drain the battery. tap Apps → Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Motion. or to adjust the sound volume when playing music or video. You can use motion to unlock the device. tap anywhere on the screen.
P • pen the notifications panel at the top of the screen. and then tap Vibrate. and then tap Mute. 20 . O Set the device to alert you to various events in silent mode. Press and hold the Power button.Getting started Switching to silent mode Use one of the following methods: • ress and hold the Volume button down until it switches to silent mode. P • ress and hold the Power button. and then tap Sound.
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.Basics Indicator icons The icons displayed at the top of the screen provide information about the status of the device.
The touch screen may malfunction D in humid conditions or when exposed to water. • o avoid damaging the touch screen. or to enter a character using the on-screen keyboard. • o not allow the touch screen to come into contact with other electrical devices. to press an on-screen button. 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. Finger gestures Tapping To open an application. to select a menu item. D Electrostatic discharges can cause the touch screen to malfunction. • o not allow the touch screen to contact water. 22 . tap it with a finger. do not tap it with anything sharp or apply T excessive pressure to it with your fingertips.Basics Icon Meaning Error occurred or caution required Battery power level Using the touch screen Use only fingers or the S Pen to use the touch screen.
or image to zoom in a part. Double-tapping Double-tap on a webpage. 23 . Double-tap again to return. or preview to a new location. tap and hold it and drag it to the target position. Dragging To move an icon. thumbnail.Basics Tapping and holding Tap and hold an item for more than 2 seconds to access available options. map.
24 . such as contacts.Basics Flicking Flick left or right on the Home screen or the Applications screen to see another panel. Pinching Spread two fingers apart on a webpage. or image to zoom in a part. map. Pinch to zoom out. Flick up or down to scroll through a webpage or a list.
Basics Control motions Simple motions allow easy control of the device. Before using motions. The S calculator turns into a scientific calculator when rotated to landscape. and then drag the Motion switch to the right. S • ome applications display a different screen depending on the orientation. tap Apps → Settings → Motion. • ome applications do not allow screen rotation. Rotating the device causes the display to automatically adjust to fit the new screen orientation. make sure the motion feature is activated. To prevent the display from rotating automatically. Rotating the screen Many applications allow display in either portrait or landscape orientation. open the notifications panel and deselect Screen rotation. On the Home screen. 25 .
it vibrates if you have missed calls or new messages. 26 . pick up and hold the device to your ear to make a call. or contact details. message.Basics Picking up When you pick up the device after it has been idle for some time or when the screen has turned off. Holding to ear While viewing call.
Basics Panning to move Tap and hold an item. 27 . tap and hold a point on the screen. Panning to browse When an image is zoomed in. and then move the device to the left or right to move the item to another panel on the Home screen or the Applications screen. and then move the device in any direction to browse the image.
Basics Double-tapping Double-tap the device to move to the top of a list of contacts or emails. and then rotate the device to landscape orientation to launch the camera. tap and hold the screen. on the Home screen. and then drag the Camera quick access switch to the right. Rotating While the screen is locked. 28 . tap Apps → Settings → Lock screen → Lock screen options. To use this motion.
Shaking • hake the device to search for Bluetooth devices. Updates will not work for widgets on the Home screen. or AccuWeather. S • hake the device to update the list of emails or information from Yahoo News.Basics Turning over Turn over the device to mute ringtone or pause media playback. Yahoo S Finance. 29 .
It is not possible to capture a screenshot while using some applications.Basics Sweeping Sweep your hand across the screen to capture a screenshot. 30 . Covering Cover the screen with a palm to pause media playback. The image is saved in Gallery → Screenshots.
31 .Basics Tilting Tap and hold two points on the screen. move your hand across the Proximity/Light sensor to turn on the screen and view the number of missed calls and new messages. and more. the battery power level. Moving When the touch screen is turned off. and then tilt the device back and forth to zoom in or out.
Drag the bar between the application panels up or down to adjust the size of the panels.Basics Page Buddy Use this feature to use specific applications based on your actions. and then drag another application to a new location. • nly applications on the Multi Window panel can run. T To activate Multi Window. W Activating Multi Window Use this feature to run two applications on the screen at the same time. such as music or W videos. W • hen you are roaming. Select one application. tap and hold the handle and drag it up or down or left or right to move the handle. Tap the panel handle to hide or show the panel. When a panel is hidden. • his feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Pages related to your actions appear in the following conditions: • hen you pull out the S Pen from the slot. tap and hold . O • hen launching applications that contain multimedia files. The Multi Window panel appears at the left side of the screen. 32 . When a panel is open. sound from both files will be played. tap and hold the handle and drag it to an edge of the screen to move the panel. W • hen you connect a headset or dock to the device.
L • pens the S Pen page (from the Home screen). T • f the S Pen is not working properly. T • aunches S Note (during a call). If the tip gets dull. T 33 . Refer to I the Samsung website for more information about the S Pen. keep the S Pen mostly perpendicular to the touch screen and avoid F using it at sharp angles. Actions using the S Pen with the button pressed provide additional conveniences. take it to a Samsung Service Centre. purchase a new S Pen. • he Menu button and the Back button cannot be activated by the S Pen. Pull out the S Pen from the slot to use it. such as screen capture. O • he tip of the S Pen is not replaceable. When you pull out the S Pen from the slot. the device detects it and performs the following: • urns on the touch screen (if it is off). • or best results.Basics Using the S Pen The included S Pen can be used to easily select items or perform functions.
draw to undo the last action.Basics Opening a menu With the S Pen button pressed. Undoing the last action With the S Pen button pressed. 34 . draw to open a list of the screen’s available options.
touch the screen until you hear a click. double-tap the screen to launch S Note. 35 .Basics Capturing screenshots With the S Pen button pressed. It is possible to draw or write on or to crop a screenshot. A screenshot is saved in the Gallery → Screenshots folder. It is not possible to capture a screenshot while using some applications. Launching S Note With the S Pen button pressed. The edited image is saved in the Gallery → IMG_edited folder.
drag across the middle of the text or drag the text selection icons. press the S Pen button while hovering over the Quick Command screen. On the Quick Command screen.Basics Selecting text With the S Pen button pressed. To select only the text you intend. Samsung UserManual Launching Quick Command With the S Pen button pressed. 36 . drag the S Pen up the screen to launch Quick Command. you may select unwanted text. 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. To view assigned gesture commands.
37 . Select an application to use with the selected area from the icons that appear at the bottom of the screen. a pointer appears on the screen. S Pen Air View When you hold the S Pen near the screen. Move the pointer to files. The selected area is saved in the Gallery → Screenshots folder.Basics Selecting and capturing an image With the S Pen button pressed. You can scroll through panels or lists by moving the pointer to an edge (top/bottom/left/ right) of the screen. or options to preview the contents or view information in pop-up windows. subjects. draw a line around an area to select it.
an email composing screen opens so that you can send an email to the recipient. or search for content by drawing gesture commands on the screen. With the S Pen button pressed. Adding gesture commands Tap → Add a command → Select an application or Select functions. For more specific tasks. such as a name or phone number. the device displays a popup alert and emits a sound if you walk. send a message. drag the S Pen up on the screen to launch Quick Command. and then tap Done. Access the S Pen settings to activate or deactivate the feature. Draw a new gesture command. the Email application launches. For example. Quick Command Use this feature to make a call. when drawing @. draw a keyword. 38 . Select an application or a feature → an option. When adding a recipient’s name after @. Using gesture commands Draw a gesture command to launch applications or features.Basics S Pen Keeper When the touch screen is off and S Pen is removed from the device. after a gesture command.
and more. W • PS: Activate or deactivate the GPS feature. S The available options may vary depending on the region or service provider. calendar events. In blocking mode. Scroll the list to see additional alerts. You can vibrate or mute your device in silent S mode. P • llShare Cast: Activate or deactivate the AllShare Cast feature. tap Settings → Blocking mode. drag up the bar that is at the bottom of the screen. • creen rotation: Allow or prevent the interface from rotating when you rotate the device. G • ound: Activate or deactivate silent mode. From the notifications panel. device status. you can view your device’s current status and use the following options: • i-Fi: Activate or deactivate the Wi-Fi feature. To close the notifications panel. • ower saving: Activate or deactivate power-saving mode. 39 . A • ync: Activate or deactivate auto sync of applications. new messages. M • locking mode: Activate or deactivate blocking mode.Basics Notifications Notification icons appear on the status bar at the top of the screen to report missed calls. To select which notifications will be blocked. Drag down from the status bar to open the notifications panel. the device will B block notifications. S • luetooth: Activate or deactivate the Bluetooth feature. B • obile data: Activate or deactivate the data connection.
In easy mode. tap and hold an application icon. It displays indicator icons. The Home screen can have multiple panels. on the Home screen. To move it to another panel. Rearranging items Adding an application icon On the Home screen. Tap and hold the empty area on the Home screen. drag it to the side of the screen. scroll left or right. F Moving an item Tap and hold an item and drag it to a new location. you can easily access your favourite contacts. To view other panels. tap Apps. applications. and then select one of the following categories: • pps and widgets: Add widgets or applications to the Home screen. Adding an item Customise the Home screen by adding widgets or folders. and settings by adding shortcuts to the Home screen.Basics Home screen The Home screen is the starting point to access all of the device’s features. widgets. To switch to easy mode. 40 . Changing the Home screen mode The Home screen has basic and easy modes. and others. tap Apps → Settings → Home screen mode → Basic mode → Easy mode → Apply. A • older: Create a new folder. shortcuts to applications. and then drag it into a panel preview.
When the rubbish bin turns red. On the Home screen.Basics Removing an item Tap and hold an item. Setting wallpaper Set an image or photo stored in the device as wallpaper for the Home screen. and then tap Done. select an image. and drag it to the rubbish bin that appears at the top of the Home screen. tap following: → Set wallpaper → Home screen. Removing a panel → Edit page. tap and hold a panel preview. W Then. Moving a panel Tap → Edit page. • ive wallpapers: See animated images. Rearranging panels Adding a new panel Tap → Edit page → . and then select one of the • allery: See photos taken by the device’s camera or images downloaded from the G Internet. Or. and then drag it to the rubbish bin at the Tap bottom of the screen. and then drag it to a new location. release it. 41 . L • allpapers: See wallpaper images. resize it by dragging the frame. tap and hold a panel preview. select an image and tap Set wallpaper.
select an application icon to open it. add widgets from the widgets panel to the Home screen. and then tap and hold a widget to add it to the Home screen. Scroll left or right on the widgets panel. Using the setting shortcut widget On the Home screen. To use them. tap Apps → Widgets. 42 . Using applications This device can run many different types of applications. Opening an application On the Home screen or the Applications screen. Select an application icon to open. T Adding widgets to the Home screen On the Home screen. and then tap and hold Settings shortcut to open a list of setting options. Select a setting option to add it to the Home screen as a shortcut. tap Apps → Widgets. • ome widgets connect to web services. Using a web-based widget may result in S additional charges. ranging from media to Internet applications. • he widgets available may vary depending on the region or service provider.Basics Using widgets Widgets are small applications that provide convenient functions and information on your Home screen. Opening from recently-used applications Press and hold the Home button to open the list of recently-used applications.
including any new applications installed. Organising with folders Put related applications together in a folder for convenience. tap . and then drag it to a new location. Rearranging panels Pinch on the screen.Basics Closing an application Close applications not in use to save battery power and maintain device performance. tap End all. tap and hold an application. Alternatively. tap Apps to open the Applications screen. Put applications into the new folder by dragging. and then drag it to Create folder. 43 . To close all running applications. press and hold the Home button. drag it to the side of the screen. Enter a folder Tap name and then tap OK. scroll left or right. Rearranging applications → Edit. and then drag it to a new location. Applications screen The Applications screen displays icons for all applications. To move it to Tap another panel. → Edit. On the Home screen. Press and hold the Home button. tap and hold an application. To view other panels. and then tap Save to save the arrangement. and then tap End next to an application to close it. and then tap . tap and hold a panel preview.
or other methods. Uninstalling applications Tap → Uninstall. Tick applications or features to use with the mode. Select an item to view tips. such as Samsung Apps. and then select a sharing method. To reset help pop-ups if you have hidden them. Sharing applications Share downloaded applications with other users via email. The Tap next steps vary depending on the method selected. tap Done. and then select items by ticking. tap Show help tip pop-ups. Bluetooth. tap Settings → One-handed operation. select applications. In this mode. On the Applications screen. and then select an application to uninstall it. → Share app. to download and install applications.Basics Installing applications Use application stores. Help Access help information to learn how to use the device and applications or configure important settings. 44 . application interfaces are modified for easy use with one hand. Default applications that come with the device cannot be uninstalled. One-handed operation You can activate one-handed operation mode for your convenience. Tap Help on the Applications screen.
For all caps. tap → Portrait keyboard types. Enter a space. Switch to handwriting mode. Delete a preceding character. Enter punctuation marks. Using the Samsung keyboard Changing the keyboard layout Tap and hold keyboard. tap it twice. To enter a character. To enter text. open the notifications panel. tap Choose input method. tap repeatedly the key corresponding to the character. 45 . Entering uppercase Tap before entering a character. Changing the keyboard type Tap any text field. Text entry is not supported in some languages. and then tap Qwerty keyboard or 3x4 On the 3x4 keyboard. . you must change the input language to one of the supported languages. Break to the next line.Basics Entering text Use the Samsung keyboard or the voice input feature to enter text. a key has three or four characters. Enter uppercase. and then select the type of keyboard to use.
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. Select a suggested word. tap and hold at the point where it should be inserted. The device displays what you speak. to copy or to To paste it into a text entry field. and then tap cut. When you are finished. tap the current language at the bottom of the screen. 46 . The selected text is copied to the clipboard. drag or to select more or less text. and then write a word with a finger or the S Pen. tap . Copying and pasting Tap and hold over text. Handwriting Tap . tap the underlined text and select an alternative word or phrase from the dropdown list. Suggested words appear as characters are entered. and then tap Paste. If the device does not recognise your words correctly. Entering text by voice Activate the voice input feature and then speak into the microphone.
116) Turning Wi-Fi on and off Open the notifications panel. but cannot be operated outdoors.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. tap Add Wi-Fi network at the bottom of the networks list. • our device uses a non-harmonised frequency and is intended for use in all Y European countries. After the device connects to a Wi-Fi network. Adding Wi-Fi networks If the desired network does not appear in the networks list. and then tap Connect. The WLAN can be operated in the EU without restriction indoors. (p. Select a network from the list of detected Wi-Fi networks. select the security type and enter the password if it is not an open network. the device will automatically connect to it any time it is available. enter a password if necessary. Enter the network name in Network SSID. Select the network in the networks list. Forgetting Wi-Fi networks Any network that has ever been used. including the current network. 47 . and then tap Forget. and then tap Wi-Fi to turn it on or off. and then tap Save. • urn off Wi-Fi to save the battery when not in use. Networks that require a password appear with a lock icon. T Joining Wi-Fi networks On the Applications screen. and then drag the Wi-Fi switch to the right. tap Settings → Wi-Fi. can be forgotten so the device will not automatically connect to it.
Removing accounts On the Applications screen. To sign in with or sign up for a Google account. Set up a Samsung account as well. require a Google account. tap New to sign up. such as Play Store. After that. tap Settings → Add account → Google. select an account name under Accounts. Create Google and Samsung accounts to have the best experience with the device. tap Settings. and then follow onscreen instructions to complete the account setup. and Samsung Apps requires a Samsung account.Basics Setting up accounts Google applications. and then tap Remove 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. or tap Existing. select the account to remove. More than one Google account can be used on the device.
3gp. gif. and png I • ideo: 3gp. jpg. wmv. video. ppt. and mkv V • ocument: doc.Basics Transferring files Move audio. • usic: mp3. xls. 1 2 Connect the device to the computer using the USB cable. pptx. Samsung Kies launches on the computer automatically. Open Windows Media Player and sync music files. mp4. Connecting with Windows Media Player Ensure that Windows Media Player is installed on the computer. Transfer files between your device and the computer. If Samsung Kies does not launch. and flac M • mage: bmp. or other types of files from the device to the computer. Refer to the Samsung Kies help for more information. and syncs them with Samsung devices. m4a. 49 . double-click the Samsung Kies icon on the computer. and calendars. or vice versa. flv. 1 2 Connect the device to the computer using the USB cable. ogg. pdf. image. avi. wma. docx. and txt D Connecting with Samsung Kies Samsung Kies is a computer application that manages media libraries. mp4. aac. Some file formats are not supported depending on the version of the device’s software. oga. 3ga. The following file formats are supported by some applications. xlsx. contacts. Download the latest Samsung Kies from the Samsung website.
Setting a face unlock On the Applications screen. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Face and voice. The device requires an unlock code whenever unlocking it. Setting a face and voice unlock On the Applications screen. Fit your face in the frame to be captured and then set a voice command. Securing the device Prevent others from using or accessing personal data and information stored in the device by using the security features. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Face unlock. and then tap Connected as a media device → Media device (MTP). 3 Transfer files between your device and the computer.Basics Connecting as a media device 1 2 Connect the device to the computer using the USB cable. Then. 50 . Tap Camera (PTP) if your computer does not support Media Transfer Protocol (MTP) or not have any appropriate driver installed. Fit your face in the frame to be captured. set a backup unlock PIN or pattern to unlock the screen in case the face and voice unlock fails. Open the notifications panel. Then. set a backup unlock PIN or pattern to unlock the screen in case the face unlock fails.
Setting a PIN On the Applications screen. Unlocking the device Turn on the screen by pressing the Power button or the Home button. and enter the unlock code. and then enter the password again to verify it. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Password. Set a backup unlock PIN to unlock the screen when you forget the pattern. Draw a pattern by connecting four dots or more.Basics Setting a pattern On the Applications screen. 51 . If the unlock code is forgotten. Enter at least four characters including numbers and symbols. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → PIN. take the device to a Samsung Service Centre to reset it. Enter at least four numbers. Setting a password On the Applications screen. and then enter the password again to verify it. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Pattern. and then draw the pattern again to verify it.
do not connect other media devices to the computer. if any. Upgrading with Samsung Kies Launch Samsung Kies and connect the device to the computer. 52 . This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. tap Settings → About device → Software update → Update. Refer to the Samsung Kies help for details on how to upgrade. Samsung Kies automatically recognises the device and shows available updates in a dialogue box. On the Applications screen.Basics Upgrading the device The device can be upgraded to the latest software. W Doing so may interfere with the update process. Click the Update button in the dialogue box to start upgrading. • o not turn off the computer or disconnect the USB cable while the device is D upgrading. Upgrading over the air The device can be directly upgraded to the latest software by the firmware over-the-air (FOTA) service. • hile upgrading the device.
Making calls Making a call Use one of the following methods: • eypad: Enter the number using the keypad. Number prediction When entering numbers on the keypad. F • ontacts: Make a call from the contacts list. Tap Phone on the Applications screen. and then tap . automatic predictions appear. L • avourites: Make a call from the list of favourite contacts.Communication Phone Use this application to make or answer a call. Select one of these to make a call. C Speed dial numbers For speed dial numbers. K • ogs: Make a call from the history of incoming and outgoing calls and messages. 53 . tap and hold the corresponding digit.
Enter the country code. Making an international call Tap and hold 0 until the + sign appears. and then tap . and phone number. or email address to find a contact in the contacts list. area code. Or press and hold the headset button. • dd call: Dial a second call. phone number. Keep the device away from your ears when using S the speakerphone. Select one to place a call to it. 54 . • • → Contacts: Open the contacts list. K • peaker: Activate the speakerphone. M • eadset: Switch to a Bluetooth headset if it is connected to the device. to retrieve the held call. • → Manage conference call: Have a private conversation with one party during a multiparty call or disconnect one party form the multiparty call. This disconnects you from the conversation. S • erge: Make a multiparty call when connected to two calls. • ute: Turn off the microphone so that the other party cannot hear you. Tap press and hold the headset button. This feature is available only if the multiparty call service is active. During a call The following actions are available: • : Hold a call. H • wap: Switch between two calls. predicted contacts appear. Repeat this to add more M parties.Communication Finding contacts Enter a name. A • eypad: Open the keypad. or • → Transfer: Connect the first party to the second party. As characters are entered. • → Message: Send a message. → S Note: Create a note.
• → My call sound: Select an equaliser option for use during a call. Viewing call logs Tap Logs to view the history of incoming and outgoing calls. For example. Adding contacts To add a phone number to the contacts list from the keypad. Tap FDN list and add numbers. the first call is put on hold.Communication • → Noise reduction off: Deactivate the noise reduction feature that removes background noise so that the other party can hear you more clearly. select a call type. tap → View by. When the second call is answered. Those prefixes are stored in the SIM or USIM card. → Call settings → Additional settings → Fixed Dialling Numbers → Enable FDN. If the call waiting service is active. → Call settings → Additional settings → Call barring. Fixed dialling number The device can be set to restrict outgoing calls only to numbers with specified prefixes. Call barring The device can be set to prevent certain calls from being made. international calling can be disabled. and then enter a password. or press the headset button. To filter a call log. Tap and then enter the PIN2 supplied with the SIM or USIM card. drag outside the circle. 55 . another call can be made. and then select an option. select a call Tap barring option. enter the number and tap Add to contacts. Receiving calls Answering a call When a call comes in.
missed calls. A user can use this service to suspend a current call and switch to an incoming call. drag the Auto reject mode switch to the right. tap Automatically rejecting calls from unwanted numbers → Call settings → Call rejection. 56 . and then select a call type and condition. tap → Call settings → Additional settings → Call waiting. Enter a Tap number and tap Enable. assign a category. Ending a call Tap End call to end a call. and then tap Save. Tap Create. tap Reject call with message. enter a number. Or press the headset button. appears on the status bar. Call forwarding The device can be set to send incoming calls to a specified number.Communication Rejecting a call When a call comes in. To create → Call settings → Set reject messages. or press and hold the headset button. To send a message when rejecting an incoming call. → Call settings → Call forwarding. Open the notifications panel to view the list of Call waiting Call waiting is a service provided by the service provider. To make use of this service. and Tap then tap Auto reject list. Missed calls If a call is missed. drag outside the circle. This service is not available for video calls. the rejection message.
R It is illegal in many countries to record a call without the other party’s prior permission. C • ecord video: Take a video of the other party’s images. Tap and hold your image to access the following options: • witch camera: Switch between the front and rear camera. S • ute: Turn off the microphone so that the other party cannot hear you. Tap and hold the other party’s image to access the following options: • apture image: Capture the other party’s image. to make a video During a video call The following actions are available: • witch Camera: Switch between the front and rear camera.Communication Video calls Making a video call Enter the number or select a contact from the contacts list. S • utgoing image: Select an image to show it to the other party. → Enable cartoon view: Change the view mode to the cartoon view. → Theme view: Apply decorative icons to your image. O 57 . → Switch to headset: Switch to a Bluetooth headset if it is connected to the device. → Animated emotions: Apply emotional icons to your image. and then tap call. → Speaker off: Deactivate the speakerphone feature. M • • • • • • • • → Hide me: Hide your image from the other party. → Keypad: Open the keypad. → Outgoing image: Select an image to show it to the other party.
and others.Communication Swapping images Drag an image of either party onto the other party’s image to swap the images. • : Add an image. email addresses. • / 58 . : Add or delete a contact field. Tap Contacts on the Applications screen. Contacts Use this application to manage contacts. including phone numbers. Managing contacts Creating a contact Tap and enter contact information.
Communication Editing a contact Select a contact to edit. 59 . Importing and exporting contacts Syncing with Google Contacts Tap → Merge with Google. it is also added to or deleted from Google Contacts. select a speed dial number. Contacts synced with Google Contacts appear with If a contact is added or deleted on the device. : Compose an email. T Once a contact is selected. Setting a speed dial number → Speed dial setting. • ap the search field at the top of the contacts list and enter search criteria. and then select a contact for it. To Tap remove a speed dial number. • / • • : Make a voice or video call. tap and hold it. in the contacts list. Searching for contacts Use one of the following search methods: • croll up or down the contacts list. : Compose a message. S • se the index at the right side of the contacts list for quick scrolling. and then tap Remove. by dragging a finger U along it. Deleting a contact Tap → Delete. and vice versa. take one of the following actions: • : Add to favourite contacts. and then tap .
Sharing contacts → Import/Export → Share namecard via. or Import from Tap USB storage. and vice versa. S • dd to favourites: Add contacts to favourites. and then take one of the following actions: • earch: Search for contacts. Contacts synced with Samsung Contacts appear with If a contact is added or deleted on the device. or Export to USB Tap storage. it is also added to or deleted from Samsung Contacts.Communication Syncing with Samsung Contacts Tap → Merge with Samsung. select contacts. G 60 . and then select Tap a sharing method. Import from SD card. in the contacts list. R • rid view / List view: View contacts in grid or list form. Exporting contacts → Import/Export → Export to SIM card. A • emove from favourites: Remove contacts from favourites. tap Done. Importing contacts → Import/Export → Import from SIM card. Export to SD card. Favourite contacts Tap .
email address. next to the group name. and then tap to edit. S • hange order: Tap and hold C position. tap → Send message or Send email. 61 . Default groups cannot be D deleted. and then take one of the following actions: • reate: Make a new group. and then tap Delete. and then tap Done. If user information has been saved when you set up the device. and then select a sharing method. C • earch: Search for contacts. select members. Select contacts to add. Managing groups Tap . enter details. Tap Set up my profile. and then tap Save. drag it up or down to another • elete groups: Select user-added groups. Sending a message or email to a group’s members Select a group. select the business card in ME. Business card Create a business card and send it to others. Tap → Share namecard via. and then tap Done. and then tap Done.Communication Contact groups Adding contacts to a group Select a group. and postal address. and then tap . such as phone number.
62 . and then tap . and then While composing a message. • his feature may be unavailable depending on your service provider’s LTE network. and then tap Done. I or the network is unstable. events. • ou may incur additional charges for sending or receiving messages while you are Y outside your home service area. add recipients. → Insert smiley to insert emoticons. • f the device is turned off at the scheduled time.Communication Messaging Use this application to send text messages (SMS) or multimedia messages (MMS). enter a message. T For details. and others. Tap Messaging on the Applications screen. The device will send the message at the specified time and date. Sending messages Tap . → Add subject to enter a subject. select contacts. contacts. Set a time and date. the message will not be sent. • his feature is based on the time and date set on the device. is not connected to the network. videos. contact your service provider. notes. Use the following methods to make a multimedia message: • ap T • ap T • ap T and attach images. Sending scheduled messages → Scheduled message. tap tap OK. For details. contact your service provider. Use the following methods to add recipients: • nter a phone number. E • ap T . The time and date T may be incorrect if you move across time zones and the network does not update the information.
and message. contacts. and then follow the instructions from your service provider. Sending messages Tap the email account to use. To set up another email account. and then tap . videos. Tap Next for a private email account. Enter the email address and password. Enter recipients. at the top of the screen. Tap Tap Tap Tap → Add Cc/Bcc to add more recipients. and information location into the message. and others. 63 . or tap Manual setup for a company email account. Select a contact to view the person’s message. events. After that. follow on-screen instructions to complete the setup. to attach images. events. Setting up email accounts Set up an email account when opening Email for the first time. to insert images.Communication Viewing incoming messages Incoming messages are grouped into message threads by contact. notes. to add a recipient from the contacts list. contacts. and then tap subject. Tap Email on the Applications screen. Email Use this application to send or view email messages. such as Google Mail. tap → Settings → . Listening to a voice message Tap and hold 1 on the keypad.
and new messages are retrieved. tap . set a While composing a message. Reading messages Select an email account to use. The device will send the message at the specified time and date.Communication Sending scheduled messages → Schedule sending. next to an attachment to save 64 . To manually retrieve new messages. Tap a message to read. I or the network is unstable. Open attachments. The time and date T may be incorrect if you move across time zones and the network does not update the information. Forward the message. • his feature is based on the time and date set on the device. is not connected to the network. • f the device is turned off at the scheduled time. Reply to the message. Delete the message. the message will not be sent. Tick Schedule sending. and then tap Done. Tap the attachment tab to open attachments. tap time and date. Mark the message as a reminder. Add this email address to the contacts list. and then tap it.
a subject. Keep this message for long-term storage. Download attachment. → Save draft to save the message for later delivery. and then tap . and a message. Mark the message as unread. Add this email address to the contacts list.Communication Google Mail Use this application to quickly and directly access the Google Mail service. • his application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. → Discard to start over. Reply to all recipients or forward this message to others. T • his application may be labelled differently depending on the region or service T provider. → Add Cc/Bcc to add more recipients. Add a label to this message. Delete this message. Tap Google Mail on the Applications screen. enter recipients. 65 . Sending messages In any mailbox. → Attach file to attach images. Reply to this message. Reading messages Mark the message as a reminder. tap Tap Tap Tap Tap . Preview attachment.
enter the email address of the friend to add. and then tap . Tap to view messages in other labels. it displays messages labelled Inbox. 66 . enter a message in the field at the bottom of the screen. or status message.Communication Labels Google Mail does not use actual folders. image. tap → Add to chat. tap To end the chat. but uses labels instead. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Public profile Tap the account ID at the top of the friends list to change the availability status. Adding friends Tap . To add a label to a message. → End chat. and then tap DONE. Tap Talk on the Applications screen. To add a friend to chat. select the message. . tap Talk Use this application to chat with others via Google Talk. and then select the label to assign. When Google Mail is launched. Chatting with friends Select a friend from the friends list.
tap → Clear chat history. Tap Google+ on the Applications screen. and then tap . To delete chat history. Deleting chat history Chats are automatically saved. Select a friend from the friends list. 67 . This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Google+ Use this application to stay connected with people via Google’s social network service. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider.Communication Switching between chats Scroll left or right. Tap Messenger on the Applications screen. Messenger Use this application to chat with others via Google+ instant messaging service. Tap All circles to change the category. and then scroll up or down to view posts from your circles. enter a message in the field at the bottom of the screen.
Tap ChatON on the Applications screen. or selecting buddies from the list of suggestions. 68 . Create the buddies list by entering phone numbers or email addresses of Samsung accounts. To sync contacts on the device with ChatON.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. Select a buddy to start chatting. tap Settings → Sync contacts.
save. Tap to share. enter the web address. tap → Add bookmark. speak a keyword. scroll left or right. and then tap Go. or print the current webpage while viewing a webpage. tap . . To go to another webpage. Bookmarks To bookmark the current webpage. Viewing webpages Tap the address field. 69 . To open a bookmarked webpage. tap . and tap the page to select it. Opening a new page Tap → New window. tap Searching the web by voice Tap the address field.Web & network Internet Use this application to browse the Internet. Tap Internet on the Applications screen. This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and then select one. and then select one of the suggested keywords that appear.
To view saved links. select a web address. tap . Saved pages To view saved webpages. and then tap Using Popup Browser Use this feature to access the Internet without closing the current application. or copy.Web & network History Tap → History to open a webpage from the list of recently-visited webpages. such as contacts or notes that include web addresses. To view the browser in full screen. . tap To close the browser. To share a part of a webpage. tap → Saved pages. To clear the → Clear history. Sharing webpages To share a webpage address with others. save. share. While viewing content. 70 . tap → Share page. tap → Downloads. tap and hold the desired text. Links Tap and hold a link on the webpage to open it in a new page. → Share. history. Tap and drag the browser to move it to another location. tap Tap → History → Most visited to open a webpage from the list of most visited webpages. and then tap Popup Browser to open the pop-up browser.
• o not use the Bluetooth feature for illegal purposes (for example. accept the Bluetooth authorisation request on the other device to receive the image. After that. and detected devices are listed. • lways ensure that you share and receive data with devices that are trusted A and properly secured. Pairing with other Bluetooth devices On the Applications screen. select an image. 71 . may be incompatible with your device. Samsung is not responsible for the repercussion of illegal use of the Bluetooth feature. Sending and receiving data Many applications support data transfer via Bluetooth. or misuse of data sent or S received via the Bluetooth feature. pirating copies D of files or illegally tapping communications for commercial purposes). Use Bluetooth to exchange data or media files with other devices. especially those that are not tested or approved by the Bluetooth S SIG. tap Settings → Bluetooth. and then accept the auto-generated passkey on both devices to confirm. tap → Bluetooth. Open Gallery. • ome devices.Web & network Bluetooth Bluetooth creates a direct wireless connection between two devices over short distances. • amsung is not responsible for the loss. interception. and then select one of the paired Bluetooth devices. The transferred file is saved in the Bluetooth folder. on the Applications screen. If there are obstacles between the devices. it is added to the contacts list automatically. To activate Bluetooth. and then drag the Bluetooth switch to the right. If a contact is received. the operating distance may be reduced. tap Settings → Bluetooth → Scan. Select the device you want to pair with. An example is Gallery.
Web & network AllShare Cast Use this feature to connect your device to a large screen with an AllShare Cast dongle. • o save energy. You can play and send any file on any device to another device or web storage server. 72 . • f you play videos or games on a TV. On the Applications screen. AllShare Cast dongles may not be discovered I or connected. you must sign in to your Google and Samsung accounts and register two or more devices as file servers. tap Settings → More settings → AllShare Cast. and then tap . select an appropriate TV mode to get the best I experience from AllShare Cast. and then control the display with the keys on your device. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. tap Tap AllShare Play on the Applications screen. AllShare Play Use this application to play contents saved on various devices over the Internet. To use this application. select a file. deactivate the AllShare Cast feature when not in use. Sending files Select a device or web storage. T • ome files may be buffered during playback. • his feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and then drag the AllShare Cast switch to the right. device type. depending on the network S connection. open or play a file. To get more details. and then share your contents. Select a device. The registration methods may vary depending on the → FAQ. T • f you specify a Wi-Fi frequency band.
S • acebook/Twitter/Flickr/Picasa: Upload files to a social network site. and then use the following options: • end to Nearby Users: Share files with nearby devices that have AllShare Play activated. select a file. • ome files may be buffered while playing depending on the network connection. and then view and manage your files. and then select a device. • upported file formats may differ depending on connected devices as a media S player. S Managing contents on a web storage server Select a web storage server. F Playing files on a remote device Select a device or web storage. 73 .Web & network Sharing files Select a device or web storage. select a file. tap . tap .
tap Settings → More settings → NFC. The information from the tag will appear. Handle the back cover carefully to avoid damaging the NFC antenna. Drag the Android Beam switch to the right. The back cover contains a built-in NFC antenna. such as webpages and contacts. 74 . Drag the NFC switch to the right. your device will not read NFC tags or receive data. on the Applications screen. Reading information from an NFC tag Place the device near an NFC tag. to NFC-enabled devices. Making a purchase with the NFC feature Before you can use the NFC feature to make payments. To register or get details about the service. Sending data via Android Beam Use the Android Beam feature to send data. To activate the NFC feature. You can also use this feature to make payments and buy tickets for transportation or events after downloading the required applications. contact your service provider. If the screen is locked. touch the back of your device to the back of the other device. you must register for the mobile payment service. and then tap your device’s screen. Touch the back of your device to the NFC card reader. On the Applications screen.Web & network NFC Your device allows you to read near field communication (NFC) tags that contain information about products. tap Settings → More settings → NFC. Select an item.
Drag the S Beam switch to the right. Do not send copyright-protected data via S Beam. If both devices try to send data simultaneously. the file transfer may fail. Doing so may violate copyright laws. videos. and documents. 75 . Select a file.Web & network S Beam Use the S Beam feature to send data. On the Applications screen. touch the back of your device to the back of the other device. tap Settings → More settings → S Beam. images. and then tap your device’s screen. such as music. Samsung is not responsible for any liabilities caused by the illegal use of copyrighted data.
Change the repeat mode. S • ome files may not play properly depending on the encoding used. Adjust the volume. Tap and hold to move forwards quickly. Tap Music Player on the Applications screen. 76 . Select a sound e ect. Open the playlist. and then select a song to play.Media Music Player Use this application to listen to music. Tap and hold to move backwards quickly. Skip to the next song. Open Music square. S Playing music Select a music category. Pause and resume playback. Turn on shu e. Restart the currently-playing song or skip to the previous song. • ome file formats are not supported depending on the device’s software version.
Camera etiquette • o not take photos or videos of other people without their permission. The camera automatically shuts off when unused. D • o not take photos or videos where legally prohibited. Camera Use this application to take photos or videos. Creating playlists Make an own selection of songs. Tap Playlists. (p. The playlist is automatically created by the device. 84) Tap Camera on the Applications screen. → Create playlist. D • o not take photos or videos in places where you may violate other people’s privacy. When a new → Library update. tap → Add to playlist. D 77 . Enter a title and tap OK. song is added. and then tap select songs to include. Use Gallery to view photos and videos taken with the device’s camera. Tap Add music. tap Music square → Tap Music square and select a cell of mood. and then tap Done. To add the currently-playing song to a playlist. Playing music by mood Play music grouped by mood.Media Setting a song as ringtone To use the currently-playing song as ringtone. tap → Set as → Phone ringtone.
• ortrait: Use this setting for a human subject. Switch between the front and rear camera. Change the camera settings. When the subject is to take the photo. Scene mode Predefined settings make point-and-shoot photos easier to take. L • ports: Use this setting for fast-moving subjects. Indicates which storage is in use.Media Taking photos Taking a photo Tap the image on the preview screen where the camera should focus. Open the image viewer to display photos. P • andscape: Use this setting for a wider view. B 78 . the focus frame turns green. Tap series of photos. Switch between still and video mode. Tap → Scene mode. P • each/Snow: Use this setting for well-lit or sunny outdoor scenes. Select among various e ects that are available. Change the ash setting. Tap and hold to take a in focus. Change the shooting mode. S • arty/Indoor: Use this setting for well-lit indoor scenes.
79 . P • hare shot: Send a photo directly to another device via Wi-Fi Direct. and choose the best individual pose for the subject. tap the yellow frame on each face. S • awn: Use this setting for very subtle colours. such as cartoon rendering. C Shooting mode Several photo effects are available. A • ext: Use this setting for books or posters.Media • unset: Use this setting for richer colours and sharper contrasts. 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. • ingle shot: Take a single photo. • eauty: Take a photo with lightened faces for gentler images. light conditions. • anorama: Take a photo composed of many photos strung together. S • est photo: Take a series of photos. S • DR: Take three photos with different exposures and then combine them to improve the H contrast ratio. facial expression. After choosing a pose for each individual. face size. B • est Face: Use this to take multiple group shots at the same time and combine them to B create the best possible image. Tap to take multiple photos. hold the camera steady and remain still while taking photos. D • utumn colour: Use this setting for red-shifted background scenery. and save it. Face recognition may fail depending on the face angle. skin colour. When Gallery opens. B • mile shot: Take a photo while the camera waits for a subject to smile. tap Save to merge the images into a single photo. T • andlelight: Use this setting for images of bright light against a dark background. To get the best shot. S • ow light: Take a series of photos and combine them into one photo to improve the L image quality. • ace detection: Set the device to recognise people’s faces and help you take photos of F them. and then save the best one. Tap → Shooting mode.
tap Taking videos Taking a video Slide the still-video switch to the video icon. • o capture an image from the video while recording. To pause While recording. T tap . tap . the camera automatically takes another shot in a panoramic sequence. 80 . and then tap . To stop again. tap T when the anti-shake feature is activated. use the following actions: • o change the focus. recording. Tap and move the camera in any direction. tap to take a video. When the blue frame aligns with the viewfinder. tap where you want to focus. To stop recording. To focus on the centre of the screen. shooting.Media Panoramic photos A panoramic photo is a wide landscape image consisting of multiple shots. Tap → Shooting mode → Panorama. This feature will not work The zoom function may not be available when recording at the highest resolution. .
Switch between still and video mode. Tap to change recording mode. Change recording mode. Change the ash setting. L • low motion: Use this mode to take a video of a moving subject. The device will play the F video in fast motion. N • imit for MMS: Use this mode to lower quality for sending via messaging. Zooming in and out 81 . Change the camera settings. Open the video player to play videos. Select among various e ects that are available.Media Recording mode Switch between the front and rear camera. Indicates which storage is in use. • ast motion: Use this mode to take a video of a moving subject. • ormal: Use this mode for normal quality. The device will play the S video in slow motion.
B • elf portrait: Take a photo of yourself. Auto focus is camera-controlled. S • he zoom function may not be available when shooting at the highest resolution. F • hooting mode: Change the shooting mode. E • urst shot: Take a series of photos of moving subjects. T • he zoom in/out effect is available when using the zoom feature while shooting T video.Media Use one of the following methods: • se the Volume button to zoom in or out. • imer: Use this for delayed-time shots. T • esolution: Select a resolution. E • cene mode: Change the scene mode. S • lash: Activate or deactivate the flash. R • ffects: Select among various photo effects that are available. 82 . S • elf recording: Take a video of yourself. Macro is for very F close objects. For lowE light situations. Use higher resolution for higher quality. • ocus mode: Select a focus mode. Not all of the following options are available in both still camera and video camera modes. But it takes up R more memory. S • ecording mode: Change recording mode. U • pread two fingers apart on the screen to zoom in. Configuring settings for Camera Tap to configure settings for Camera. and pinch to zoom out. S • xposure value: This determines how much light the camera’s sensor receives. The available options vary depending on the mode used. use a higher exposure. • dit shortcuts: Reorganise shortcuts to frequently-used options.
This controls camera light sensitivity. These settings are similar to the heat range for white-balance exposure in professional cameras. avoid shooting in locations where the signal may be T obstructed. Y To avoid this. outdoor conditions. The settings are designed for specific lighting situations. • our location may appear on your photos when you upload them to the Internet. • utdoor visibility: Use this for bright. • PS tag: Attach a GPS location tag to the photo. I 83 . Higher values are for fast-moving or poorly-lit objects. Matrix averages the entire scene. • nti-Shake: Activate or deactivate anti-shake. or in poor weather conditions. Low values are for stationary or brightly-lit objects. Spot measures the light value at a specific location. S • mage quality: Higher quality images require more storage space. and then tap the screen of your device’s screen. O • uto contrast: Set the camera to use automatic contrast. This determines how light values are calculated.Media • hite balance: Select an appropriate white balance. T • ave as flipped: Invert the image to create a mirror-image of the original scene. • uidelines: Display viewfinder guides to help composition when selecting subjects. 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. deactivate the GPS tag setting. Anti-shake helps focus when the camera is A moving. M Centre-weighted measures background light in the centre of the scene. It is measured in filmI camera equivalents. such as between buildings or in low-lying areas. C • ake photos using voice: Set the camera to take photos with voice commands. • ontextual filename: Set the camera to display contextual tags. so images have a true-to-life colour W range. Automatic contrast defines A contrast levels without manual input. • etering: Select a metering method. G • o improve GPS signals. • SO: Select an ISO value.
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
facial expression. tap date. Paper Artist Use this application to make images look like illustrations with fun effects or frames. Using Tag Buddy → Tag buddy to display a contextual tag (weather. A yellow frame appears around the When viewing an image. Share the image. Apply effects to the image. such as making calls or sending messages. face size. Change the eraser size. tap recognised face. Tap Paper Artist on the Applications screen. Save the image. Take a photo. or accessories the subject is wearing. 87 . and person’s name) when opening an image. and then select or add a contact. Apply frames to the image. light conditions. When the face tag appears on an image. Change the pen thickness. Select an existing image. tap the face tag and use available options.Media Tagging faces → Face tag → On. Tap the face. skin colour. The edited image is saved in the Gallery → Paper Pictures folder. tap Add name. Face recognition may fail depending on the face angle. location. When viewing an image. Change the brush thickness. Use artistic tools to edit an image.
Reduce the size of the video screen. one of your available rental counts is lost. select videos by ticking. Move forwards or backwards by dragging the bar. Skip to the next video.Media Video Player Use this application to play video files. • ome file formats are not supported depending on the device's software. Restart the current video or skip to the previous video. Deleting videos Tap → Delete. Tap and hold to move forwards quickly. and then select a sharing method. S • ome files may not play properly depending on how they are encoded. Tap Video Player on the Applications screen. and then tap Delete. select videos by ticking. Sharing videos Tap → Share via. S Playing videos Select a video to play. Tap and hold to move backwards quickly. tap Done. Change screen ratio. Pause and resume playback. Capture an image. Each A time you lock the screen while playing a DivX Video-On-Demand. 88 . Adjust the volume. • void locking the device’s screen while playing a DivX Video-On-Demand.
89 . Pause or resume playback. Send the URL to others. Search for videos. YouTube Use this application to watch videos from the YouTube website. videos. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap YouTube on the Applications screen. To move the player.Media Using Popup Video player Use this feature to use other applications without closing the video player. Add the video to the playlist. tap and hold the player. tap Spread two fingers apart on the screen to enlarge the player or pinch to reduce it. Rotate the device to landscape orientation to display full screen. and then enter a keyword. While watching to use the pop-up player. Watching videos Tap . Select one of the returned search results to watch a video. Change display quality. and then drag it to another location. Rotate the screen to portrait orientation. Move forwards or backwards by dragging the bar.
tap . To start your Flipboard. and then tap Done. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. . flick up on the greeting page. enter information for the video. Tap Flipboard on the Applications screen.Media Sharing videos Select the video to view. use the following icons: • : Go to the previous page. Select a cover story or a topic. While reading an article. and then select an article to read. flick through the Flipboard pages. and then tap Flipboard Use this application to access your personalised magazines. • : View others’ comments about the article. and then select a sharing method. select a video. 90 . • : Share the article with others. Uploading videos Select your account. tap Get Started. select news topics. tap Upload.
• o install applications that you downloaded from other sources. tap Settings → Security → Unknown sources. Tap Play Store on the Applications screen. on the T Applications screen.Application & media stores Play Store Use this application to purchase and download applications and games that are able to run on the device. Uninstalling applications Uninstall the applications purchased from Play Store. an update icon W appears at the top of the screen to alert you to the update. select an application to delete in the list of installed applications. and Tap then tap Uninstall. If there is a charge for the application. 91 . tap the price. Select an application to view information. and follow on-screen instructions to complete the purchase process. → My Apps. Installing applications Browse applications by category. • hen a new version is available for any installed application. tap Install. Open the notifications panel and tap the icon to update the application. To download it. or tap to search with a keyword. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider.
and then tap Accept to agree to them. If a Samsung account is not registered. read the terms and conditions. Open the notifications panel and tap the icon to update the application. tap search field. Tap To search for an application. To download it. and then enter a keyword in the Select an application to view information. S Suggest Use this application to browse and download the latest applications suggested by Samsung. visit www. tap Get. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap Samsung Apps on the Applications screen.com. follow the on-screen instructions to create a Samsung account. Installing applications Browse applications by category. at the top of the screen. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider.Application & media stores Samsung Apps Use this application to purchase and download dedicated Samsung applications.samsungapps. For more information. an update icon appears at the top of the screen to alert you to the update. Tap S Suggest on the Applications screen. To complete the subscription process. When a new version is available for any installed application. 92 . to select a category.
93 . To search for and listen to similar songs. and purchase songs. select a music category. you can enjoy customisable services. This application or some features of this application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Playing music Tap My Music. → Refresh. unlimited song streaming. To get more details. Syncing songs with the Music Hub library Tap My Music → device. tap → Find similar music. Music Hub Use this application to listen to songs on the device or the web server provided by Music Hub. If you subscribe to the Music Hub premium service. Tap Game Hub on the Applications screen. and personal radio stations. and then select a song to play. Music Hub will automatically upload the song to the database.Application & media stores Game Hub Use this application to access games. Tap Music Hub on the Applications screen. The Music Hub library is updated with the songs on the If a song on your Music Hub library is not in the database. tap Help or visit the Music Hub website. Scroll left or right and select a game to download from Samsung Apps. such as recommended songs or artists.
Select a book file by scrolling left or right. 94 . to access Play Movies Use this application to watch. and then follow the onscreen instructions to complete the purchase process. and then select a genre → a category. Select a category at the top of the screen. and then select a movie. To purchase book files. download. tap . tap additional options. and rent movies or TV shows. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap Play Books on the Applications screen. TV programme. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider.Application & media stores Purchasing songs Tap Store. While reading a book file. or video to play or rent. Play Books Use this application to read and download book files. Tap Play Movies on the Applications screen. Tap → Buy song.
and then select a magazine.Application & media stores Play Music Use this application to stream music from the Google cloud service. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Play music by selecting a music category or share songs with others by uploading them to the Google cloud storage. find a book file. Play Magazines Use this application to read and download magazines. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and then download it. Select a category. Tap Play Magazines on the Applications screen. Select a category. Tap Readers Hub on the Applications screen. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Readers Hub Use this application to download and read book files. 95 . Tap Play Music on the Applications screen.
This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Select a category. and then select a video. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. 96 . Tap Learning Hub on the Applications screen. Learning Hub Use this application to access learning material. and then select a video lecture or book. Select a category. Tap Video Hub on the Applications screen.Application & media stores Video Hub Use this application to access and purchase videos.
Double-tap the screen with the S Pen button pressed.Utilities S Note Use this application to create a note using images and voice recordings. The S Pen can be used to open S Note. D • ecipe: Create your own recipe. B 97 . or lectures. Selecting note templates Tap and select one of the following templates: • ote/Idea note/Memo: Create a simple note from an empty page. R • ravel: Create a travel essay. M • iary: Create a photo diary. T • irthday: Create a birthday card. conferences. N • eeting note: Create a record of meetings. M • agazine: Create a multimedia note by inserting multimedia files. Tap S Note on the Applications screen.
When jotting down a note. to change the eraser size or clear the note. Change the line thickness. or pen colour. 98 . Record your actions while drawing a note. When erasing the handwritten note. Make a voice recording to insert. Append another page to the current note. line thickness. tap to change the pen type. View more colours. → Change background. tap To add tags. tap Change the pen type. Enter a note. Change the pen colour. Save the current setting as a pen profile. Insert a multimedia file.Utilities Composing notes Search for information about the handwritten keyword on a preset webpage. Add a new colour with the Color Picker. tap → Add tag. To change the sheet background. Draw only with the S Pen. Switch to view mode. Erase the handwritten note. Undo and redo the last action. Jot down or draw a note. Use productivity tools.
Tap to insert a voice recording. S • ormula match: Convert a handwritten formula to a well-organised formula. → Sync. To change the order of notes. Make a voice recording to insert.Utilities Inserting multimedia files or a voice recording Tap to insert multimedia files. tap 99 . Tap Search F to get detailed information about the formula. To create a note by importing a PDF. • andwriting-to-text: Convert a handwritten note. tap To copy notes. → Sort by. → Import. → Refresh. tap → Create folder. tap To change the view mode. Using productivity tools Double-tap and select one of the following tools: • hape match: Convert a shape you have drawn. tap To sort notes by date. H Browsing notes Browse note thumbnails by scrolling up or down. → Copy. image file. tap → List view. tap To sync notes with Google Docs or Evernote. Insert a multimedia file. or others. → Change order. tap To create a folder. or note. To sync notes with the Samsung account. title.
To save the note as an event. Tap S Planner on the Applications screen.Utilities To move notes to another folder. → Edit pages. tap → Move. → Share via. • dd event: Enter an event with an optional repeat setting. → Export. A • dd task: Enter a task with an optional priority setting. → Set as. and then use one of the following methods: • uick add: Create an event or task from a memo. tap To print the note via a USB or Wi-Fi connection. → Tutorial. The device is only compatible To save the note as an image file or a PDF file. scroll left or right. tap To add tags. To send the note to others. Creating events or tasks Tap . tap → Create note. → Set as shortcut. tap To add a shortcut to the note on the Home screen. To create a note. A 100 . → Create event. tap → Add tag. tap To add or delete the note. tap To change the S Note settings. To move to other pages of the note. This feature is available only for English Q and Korean. tap To view the tutorial for S Note. → Settings. To set the note as wallpaper or to assign it to a contact. Viewing a note Tap the note thumbnail to open it. tap → Delete. tap S Planner Use this application to manage events and tasks. → Print. tap with some Samsung printers. tap To delete the note.
Attach an image. tap Settings → Google under Accounts → a Google account → Sync Calendar → Sync now. Syncing with Google Calendar On the Applications screen. such as how often the event repeats.Utilities To add an event or task more briefly. and then take a photo or select one of the existing images. when it has an advance alert. tap next to the field. and then compose a new memo or select one of the existing memos. Enter a title and specify which calendar to use or sync with. or where it takes place. Enter the location in the Location field. tap the Google account. → Settings → Calendars. Tap Notes. Then tap Edit event details or Edit task details to add more details. select 101 . Attach a memo from S Note. Planner → To display synced event or tasks on Google Calendar. and then pinpoint the precise location by tapping and holding on the map that appears. Attach a map showing the location of the event. To manually sync for updating. on the Applications screen. and then tap Done. Tap Images. tap a date to select it and tap it again. tap S → Sync.
tap To open a file in Dropbox. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Sharing events Select an event. A pinch gesture can be used to change calendar type. tap add it to the favourites list. Deleting events Select a date or event. To view today’s events.Utilities Changing calendar type Tap . pinch to change from the monthly calendar to the yearly calendar. tap Today at the top of the screen. When running Dropbox for the first time. For example. tap Start to activate it. Dropbox Use this application to save and share files with others via the Dropbox cloud storage. → Photos or videos or Other files. To open favourite files. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup. tap → Share via. tap Favorite to 102 . . and spread apart to change yearly calendar back to monthly calendar. While viewing the file. tap . week. your device automatically syncs with the web server and any other computers that have Dropbox installed. and then select a file. When you save files to Dropbox. and then tap → Delete. month. and then enter a keyword to search for. and then select one from among different types of calendars including year. and others. To upload files to Dropbox. Searching for events Tap → Search. and then select a sharing method. Tap Dropbox on the Applications screen.
Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup. 103 . and then enter the Dropbox account. tap Set account. tap Allow and the device automatically syncs files with Dropbox whenever you make some changes. Syncing with the Samsung account Tap your Samsung account or Sync settings to sync files. Once you sign in. This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap Settings → Cloud on the Applications screen. Syncing with Dropbox If an account is not set up. Backing up or restoring data Tap Device backup to back up or restore data with your Samsung account.Utilities Cloud Use this feature to sync files or back up settings and application data with your Samsung account or Dropbox.
Tap Clock on the Applications screen. Turn this alarm on or off. • ap More → Smart alarm to set a time for the alarm to go off before the preset time. • ap More → Snooze to set an interval and the number of times for the alarm to repeat T after the preset time. and then tap Save. set a time for the alarm to go off. T 104 . measure the duration of an event. Alarm Setting alarms Tap Create alarm.Utilities Clock Use this application to set alarms. set a timer. The alarm goes off only when you are in T the location. check the time in any location in the world. Use the following options: • ap More → Location alarm to set a location. select days for the alarm to repeat. or use as the desk clock.
select clocks. Tap Reset to clear lap time records. 105 . To apply summer time. and then tap DST settings. and then tap Delete. Stopwatch Tap Start to time an event. and then tap Delete. Desk clock Tap to view in full screen. Timer Set the duration. Drag outside the large circle when the timer goes off. outside the circle to repeat the alarm Deleting alarms Tap and hold the alarm. tap and hold a clock. Drag after a specified length of time. World clock Creating clocks Tap Add city.Utilities Stopping alarms Drag outside the circle to stop an alarm. Tap Lap to record lap times. and then tap Start. and then enter a city name or select a city from the cities list. Deleting clocks Tap → Delete.
If Screen → Scientific calculator. rotation is disabled. tap To clear history. To change the character size for history. Tap Calculator on the Applications screen. Rotate the device to landscape orientation to display the scientific calculator. Tap to finish recording. tap To set the calculator for convenient use with one hand. 106 . Recording voice memos Tap to start recording. → One-handed operation on. Display the list of voice memos. tap To see calculation history. tap to hide the keypad. Tap pause recording. → Text size.Utilities Calculator Use this application for simple or complex calculations. Tap Voice Recorder on the Applications screen. Speak into the microphone at the bottom of the device. tap Voice Recorder Use this application to record or play voice memos. to Recording elapsed time Start recording. → Clear history.
Utilities Playing voice memos Select a voice memo to play. • : Trim the voice memo. • : Pause playback. tap → Settings → Contextual filename → On. D • ettings: Change the voice recorder settings. E Saving files with contextual tags In the list of voice memos. To send a voice memo to others. 107 . tap and select one of the following: • hare via: Select a sharing method. S • elete: Select voice memos to delete. and then select a Managing voice memos In the list of voice memos. tap sharing method. • : Stop playback. S • nd: Close the voice recorder. select a voice memo. → Share via. and then select voice memos to send. • : Adjust the volume by dragging the volume bar up or down.
Utilities S Voice Use this application to command by voice the device to dial a number. D • void speaking in dialectal accents. send a message. S • peak in quiet places. Here are several examples of spoken commands: • pen music O • aunch calculator L • all Lulu mobile C • ial Lulu work D • heck schedule C Tips for better voice recognition • peak clearly. A The device may not recognise your commands or may perform unwanted commands depending on your surroundings or how you speak. S • o not use offensive or slang words. write a memo. and more. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. 108 . Tap S Voice on the Applications screen.
→ Settings → Phone search. Searching the device Tap the search field. and more when you are most likely to need it. and then tick the Google Now Launch Google search to view Google Now cards that show the current weather.Utilities Google Use this application to search not only the Internet. Search scope To select what applications to search. tap This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Alternatively. Tap Voice Search on the Applications screen. your next appointment. displaying the search results. If no results are returned from the applications. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. tap items to search for. 109 . the web browser appears. Speak a keyword or phrase when Speak now appears on the screen. and then select one of the suggested keywords that appear. Join Google Now when opening Google search for the first time. and then enter a keyword. tap . Voice Search Use this application to search webpages by speaking. Select one of the suggested keywords that appear. speak a keyword. To change Google Now → Settings → Google Now. Tap Google on the Applications screen. public transit info. but also applications and their contents on the device as well. settings.
tap Other downloads to see the files downloaded from other applications. → Add shortcut. songs. tap . S • ettings: Change the file manager settings. including images. Viewing files Select a folder to open it. Tap a shortcut name. S . tap directory. C • earch: Search for files. To return to the root Adding shortcuts to folders Add a shortcut of frequently-used folders to the root directory. S • iew by: Change the view mode. Select a file to open it with an appropriate application. V • ort by: Sort files or folders. Tap My Files on the Applications screen. tap Internet downloads. such as Email. enter Downloads Use this application to see what files are downloaded through the applications. S • elect all: Select all files to apply the same option to them at once. otherwise. and sound clips. select a folder. To see the files downloaded from the Internet. Tap Downloads on the Applications screen. To go back to the parent folder. videos. tap . and then tap Done. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and then use one of the following options: • reate folder: Create a folder. In a folder.Utilities My Files Use this application to access all kinds of files stored in the device. 110 .
or manage the payment history. touch the back of your device to the NFC card reader. Tap Google Wallet on the Applications screen. To make a payment. Access credit card information to edit it. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. register additional purchase methods. 111 .Utilities Google Wallet Use this application to add credit or debit card information for mobile payments or manage the payment history.
spread two fingers apart on the screen to zoom in. and more. tap . tap . Tap Maps on the Applications screen. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. H To view current location. search for places. Searching for locations Tap . and then tap . enter an address. tap . and use one of the following functions: 112 . M • ettings: Change the map settings. traffic information. or get directions. tap • lear Map: Clear the map. To search for nearby locations. C • ake available offline: Save the map of a specified area to view it offline. Once the location is found. and pinch to zoom out. To zoom in or out the map. To overlay multiple layers including satellite images. Viewing maps Scroll in any direction to view a location or find your way. S • elp: View information about using the map. Select a location to view the detailed location information.Travel & local Maps Use this application to pinpoint the location of the device.
and more. or walking. and then tap GET DIRECTIONS. Select a place category. enter a keyword to To add a place category. tap search into the text field. 113 . and then tap MAP VIEW to view details. M 3 4 Select a travel method. . This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. C → Add a search on the category list. Tap Local on the Applications screen. M • ontacts: Select from the contacts list. D • all: Call the place’s phone number. P • y Places: Select from the list of favourite places. • ap: Pinpoint the place on the map. Select one of the routes that appear. Local Use this application to search for nearby restaurants. bus stops. such as driving. banks. and then select a place from the list of search results. C • oint on map: Pinpoint by tapping on the map. M • irections: Search for a route to the place.Travel & local Getting directions for a destination 1 2 Tap Tap . public transit. and then select a method to enter starting and ending locations: • y current location: Use current location for starting location.
• avigation maps. tap → Select from Contacts or Add via email address. Select one from contacts or enter an email address. You should always pay attention to road conditions.Travel & local Latitude Use this application to share location information with friends. and then tap Add friends to send an invitation. traffic. Once the invitation is accepted. and other navigational data may differ N from actual location information. either party can know where the other party is located. S • elect the destination from the list of starred places. Tap Latitude on the Applications screen. 114 . This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. E • elect the destination address from the contacts list. follow on-screen instructions to navigate to the destination. S • nter the destination address. • his application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. T Specify the destination by using one of the following methods: • peak the destination address. S Once a route is found. Navigation Use this application to search for a route to a destination. your current location. and any other factors that may affect your driving. To add a friend with whom location information is shared. Follow all safety warnings and regulations while driving. Tap Navigation on the Applications screen.
115 . Tap Google Earth on the Applications screen.Travel & local Google Earth Use this application to explore any location in the world using the satellite map view. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider.
W Setting Wi-Fi sleep policy On the Settings screen. the device automatically accesses data networks if it is set to use them. the device automatically turns off Wi-Fi connections. This may incur data transfer fees. To avoid data-usage bills. Tap Settings on the Applications screen. • dvanced: Customise Wi-Fi settings. When entering power-saving mode. and add accounts. set this option to Always. Setting Network notification The device can detect open Wi-Fi networks and display an icon on the status bar to notify when available. → Advanced and tick Network notification to 116 . To use options. W • PS PIN entry: Connect to a secured Wi-Fi network with a WPS PIN. 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. set application options. On the Settings screen. tap Wi-Fi → → Advanced → Keep Wi-Fi on during sleep. tap Wi-Fi → activate this feature.Settings About Settings Use this application to configure the device. tap . A • PS push button: Connect to a secured Wi-Fi network with a WPS button.
Flight mode This disables all wireless functions on your device. M More settings Customise settings to control connections with other devices or networks. • ata roaming: Set to use data connections when you are roaming. D • estrict background data: Set to disable sync in the background while using a mobile R network. calendar. M • et mobile data limit: Set a limit for the mobile data usage. • uto sync data: Set the device to sync contact. and customise the settings for the limitation. 117 . • obile data: Set to use data connections on any mobile network.Settings Bluetooth Activate the Bluetooth feature to exchange information over short distances. You can use only non-network services. • how Wi-Fi usage: Set to show your data usage via Wi-Fi. Data usage Keep track of your data usage amount. email. tap . bookmark. S • obile hotspots: Search for and use another device’s mobile network. D To use more options. and social A network image data automatically. S • ata usage cycle: Enter monthly reset date to monitor your data usage.
and Bluetooth tethering. videos. and documents. to devices that support NFC and Wi-Fi Direct. N • ndroid Beam: Turn on the Android Beam feature to send data. A • etwork mode: Select a network type. • luetooth tethering: Use the Bluetooth tethering to share the device’s mobile network B connection with computers via Bluetooth. • ccess Point Names: Set up access point names (APNs). N • etwork operators: Search for available networks and select a network for roaming. S Beam Activate the S Beam feature to send data. such as webpages and A contacts. 118 . • 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). • elp: Learn more about USB. 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. When connected to a computer. NFC • FC: Activate the NFC feature to read or write NFC tags that contain information. to NFC-enabled devices. Wi-Fi. M • ata roaming: Use the device to connect to another network when you are roaming or D your home network is not available. the device is used as a wireless modem for the computer. such as music. images.Settings Mobile networks • obile data: Use to allow packet switching data networks for network services.
Kies via Wi-Fi Connect the device to Samsung Kies via a Wi-Fi network. D • llowed devices list: View the list of devices that can access your device. D • pload from other devices: Set to accept uploads from other devices. U AllShare Cast Activate the AllShare Cast feature and share your display with others.Settings Nearby devices • ile sharing: Activate media sharing to allow other DLNA-certified devices to access F media files on your device. • hared contents: Set to share your content with other devices. Home screen mode Select a Home screen mode (basic or easy). 119 . S • evice name: Enter a media server name for your device. A • ot-allowed devices list: View the list of devices that are blocked from accessing your N device. Blocking mode Select features and set the device to hide or show notification icons of them for specified periods. • ownload to: Select a memory location for saving media files.
Change settings for various sounds on the device. • olume: Adjust the volume level for call ringtones, music and videos, system sounds, and V notifications. • ibration intensity: Adjust the force of the vibration notification. V • evice ringtone: Select a ringtone to alert you to incoming calls. D • evice vibration: Add or select a vibration pattern. D • efault notifications: Select a ringtone for events, such as incoming messages, missed D calls, and alarms. • ound and vibration: Set the device to vibrate and play a ringtone for incoming calls. S • eytones: Set the device to sound when tapping the buttons on the keypad. K • ouch sounds: Set the device to sound when selecting an application or option on the T touch screen. • creen lock sound: Set the device to sound when locking or unlocking the touch screen. S • aptic feedback: Set the device to vibrate when touching keys. H
Change the settings for the display. • allpaper: W – Home screen: Select a background image for the Home screen. – Lock screen: Select a background image for the locked screen. – Home and lock screens: Select a background image for the Home screen and the locked screen. • ED indicator: L – Charging: Set to turn on the notification light while you are charging the battery. – Low battery: Set to turn on the notification light when the battery is low. – Notifications: Set to turn on the notification light when you have missed calls, messages, or notifications. – Voice recording: Set to turn on the notification light when you record voice memos.
Settings • age buddy: Set the device to open contextual pages based on your actions. P • creen mode: Select a display mode. S • rightness: Set the brightness of the display. B • uto-rotate screen: Set the content to rotate automatically when the device is turned. A • creen timeout: Set the length of time the device waits before turning off the display’s S backlight. • mart rotation: Set the interface not to rotate according to the orientation of your face. S • mart stay: Set to prevent the display backlight from turning off while you are looking at S the display. • ont style: Change the font type for display text. F • ont size: Change the font size. F • ouch key light duration: Set the duration for the touch button backlight. T • isplay battery percentage: Set to view the remaining battery life. D • uto adjust screen tone: Set to save power by adjusting the brightness of the display. A
View memory information for your device and memory card, or format a memory card. Formatting a memory card permanently deletes all data from it. The actual available capacity of the internal memory is less than the specified capacity because the operating system and default applications occupy part of the memory.
Activate power-saving mode and change the settings for power-saving mode. • PU power saving: Set the device to limit some system resource usage. C • creen power saving: Set the device to decrease the brightness of the display. S • ackground colour: Set the device to decrease the brightness of the background colour B of email and Internet. • urn off haptic feedback: Set the device to turn off the vibration when touching keys. T • earn about power saving: Discover how to reduce battery consumption. L
View the amount of battery power consumed by your device.
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• se wireless networks: Set to use Wi-Fi and/or mobile networks for finding the current U location. • se GPS satellites: Set to use the GPS satellite for finding the current location. U • ocation and Google search: Set to use your current location for Google search and L other Google services.
Settings Lock screen Change settings for securing the device. These settings are L applied only when you set the swipe lock option. – Clock: Set to show the clock on the locked screen. – Camera quick access: Set the device to launch the camera by tapping and holding the screen and rotating the device while the screen is locked. • creen lock: Activate the screen lock feature. – Set wake-up command: Set a wake up command to launch S Voice or perform a specified function. – Wake up in lock screen: Set the device to recognise your wake up command when the screen is locked. – Ripple effect: Set to show the ripple effect on the locked screen. S • ock screen options: Change the settings for the locked screen. • wner information: Enter your information that is shown on the locked screen. – Shortcuts: Set to show and edit application shortcuts on the locked screen. – 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. – Weather: Set to show weather information on the locked screen. • opup Note on lock screen: Set to launch S Note when you double-tap the locked P screen with the S Pen button pressed. – Dual clock: Set to show the dual clock on the locked screen. O 123 .
To use this feature.com). – Change SIM PIN: Change the PIN used to access SIM or USIM data. You must enter the E password each time you turn on the device. • ncrypt external SD card: E – Encrypt: Set to encrypt files when you save them to a memory card. • ncrypt device: Set a password to encrypt data saved on the device.samsungdive. the device hides passwords for security. Disable this setting before resetting the device. F You can track and control your lost or stolen device on the SamsungDive website. S • ind my mobile web page: Access the SamsungDive website (www. • emote controls: Set to allow control of your lost or stolen device remotely via the R Internet. If you reset your device to the factory defaults with this setting enabled. • IM Change Alert: Activate the Find my mobile feature. • ake passwords visible: By default. Charge the battery before enabling this setting because it may take more than an hour to encrypt your data. • et up SIM card lock: S – Lock SIM card: Activate or deactivate the PIN lock feature to require the PIN before using the device. – Account registration: Add or view your Samsung account. you must sign in to your Samsung account. 124 . 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. Set the M device to display passwords as they are entered. – Exclude multimedia files: Set to encrypt all files on a memory card. except for media files. – 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. – Full encryption: Set to encrypt all files on a memory card.
You can allow D device administrators to apply new policies to the device. 125 . • nstall from device storage: Install encrypted certificates stored on the USB storage. Language and input Change the settings for text input.Settings • evice administrators: View device administrators installed on the device. If not chosen. • rusted credentials: Use certificates and credentials to ensure secure use of various T applications. C One-handed operation Activate one-handed operation mode for your convenience when using the device with one hand. • nknown sources: Choose to download applications from any source. Language Select a display language for all menus and applications. U download applications only from Play Store. Default Select a default keyboard type for text input. I • lear credentials: Erase the credential contents from the device and reset the password.
Samsung keyboard To change the Samsung keyboard settings. • ortrait keyboard types: Change the keyboard layout.Settings Google voice typing To change the voice input settings. such as recognition time. C • lock offensive words: Set to prevent the device from recognising offensive words in B voice inputs. 126 . C • en detection: Set the device to open the handwriting panel when the field is tapped P with the S Pen. You can also customise the word prediction settings. • hoose input languages: Select input languages for text input. or pen colour. • ne-handed operation: Set the keyboard to appear on either side of the screen for O convenience when entering text with one hand. • ontinuous input: Set to enter text by sweeping on the keyboard. P • nput languages: Select languages for text input. tap . • andwriting: Customise settings for handwriting mode. • ownload offline speech recognition: Download and install language data for offline D voice input. pen H thickness. tap . I • redictive text: Activate predictive text mode to predict words based on your input and P show word suggestions.
• lock offensive words: Hide offensive words from voice search results. R Voice search • anguage: Select a language for the voice recognition. 127 . • peech rate: Select a speed for the text-to-speech feature. S • isten to an example: Listen to the spoken text for an example. To change the settings for P speech synthesis engines. – Key-tap sound: Set the device to sound when a key is touched. – Key-tap vibration: Set the device to vibrate when a key is touched. T • eset settings: Reset Samsung keyboard settings. – Auto-punctuate: Set the device to insert a full stop when you double-tap the space bar. • utorial: Learn how to enter text with the Samsung keyboard. L • riving mode: Activate driving mode to set the device to read contents aloud and D specify applications to use in driving mode. question mark. – Character preview: Set the device to display a large image of each character tapped. tap . or exclamation mark. L • peech output: Set the device to provide voice feedback to alert you to the current S action. Text-to-speech output • referred TTS engine: Select a speech synthesis engine.Settings • dvanced: A – Auto capitalisation: Set the device to automatically capitalise the first character after a final punctuation mark. B • ownload offline speech recognition: Download and install language data for offline D voice input. such as a full stop.
Motion Activate the motion feature and change settings for motion recognition. Cloud Change settings for syncing data or files with your Samsung account or Dropbox cloud storage. • ack up my data: Set to back up settings and application data to the Google server. B • ackup account: Set up or edit your Google backup account. F Add account Add email or SNS accounts. • irect call: Set to make a voice call by picking up and holding the device near your ear D while viewing call. • actory data reset: Reset settings to the factory default values and delete all data. B • utomatic restore: Set to restore settings and application data when the applications are A reinstalled on the device. message. 128 . and more by moving your hand across the sensor at the top of the screen. time and date. • uick glance: Set to turn on the touch screen and display information. new messages. missed calls. or contact details. device status.Settings Pointer speed Adjust the pointer speed for the mouse or trackpad connected to your device. such as Q notifications. Back up and reset Change the settings for managing settings and data.
• earn about hand motions: View the tutorial for controlling hand motions. – Sensitivity settings: Adjust the reaction speed for each motion. • hake to update: Set the device to search for Bluetooth devices by shaking it. L 129 . • 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. • ilt to zoom: Set to zoom in or out while viewing images in Gallery or browsing T webpages. • dvanced settings: A – Quick glance: Select items to display on the quick glance screen when you move your hand across the Proximity/Light sensor. • earn about motions: View the tutorial for controlling motions. when you tap and hold two points with your fingers and then tilt the device back and forth. alarms. • lace the device on a stable surface during calibration. • alm touch to mute/pause: Set to pause media playback when you touch the screen P with your palm. • 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. – Gyroscope calibration: Calibrate the gyroscope so your device can correctly recognise rotation. • 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. and music by placing the T device face down. 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. S • urn over to mute/pause: Set to mute incoming calls. • 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.
• udio output mode: Set to use the dock speaker when your device is connected to a A desktop dock. S Accessory Change the accessory settings.Settings S Pen Change the settings for using the S Pen. 130 . • pen Popup Note: Set to launch a quick note when the S Pen is pulled out from the slot. O • attery saving: Set the screen not to respond when inserting or removing the S Pen. • uick Command settings: Configure the settings for Quick Command. subjects. • udio output: Select a sound output format to use when connecting your device to A HDMI devices. or options. Q • Pen help: Access help information for using the S Pen. • ir View: Set to show the S Pen pointer when the S Pen is hovering over the screen. • ominant hand: Select the hand used to write with to enhance S Pen inputs. A • ound and haptic feedback: Set the device to sound and vibrate when hovering over S files. 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. 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. • esk home screen display: Set the device to show the desk clock when your device is D connected to 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. Some devices may not support the surround sound setting.
• uto-rotate screen: Set the interface to rotate automatically when you rotate the device. • utomatic date and time: Automatically update the time and date when moving across A time zones. – The power key ends calls: Set the device to end a call when pressing the Power button. U • elect date format: Select a date format. • elect time zone: Set the home time zone. Access and alert the following settings to improve accessibility to the device. 131 . S • se 24-hour format: Display time in 24-hour format. A • creen timeout: Set the length of time the device waits before turning off the display’s S backlight. the time and date is reset. If the battery remains fully discharged or removed from the device. S • nswering/Ending calls: A – Answering key: Set the device to answer an incoming call when pressing the Home button. 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. S • et time: Set the current time manually. • peak passwords: Set the device to read aloud passwords you enter with Talkback. • et date: Set the current date manually. • ccessibility shortcut: Add a shortcut to Accessibility on the quick menu that appears A when you press and hold the Power button. S • utomatic time zone: Set to receive time zone information from the network when you A move across time zones.
tap . 132 . D • tay awake: Set the screen to remain on while you are charging the battery. P • SB debugging: Activate USB debugging mode to connect your device to a computer U with a USB cable. • nhance web accessibility: Set applications to install web scripts to make their web E content more accessible. – Speech rate: Select a speed for the text-to-speech feature. M • urn off all sounds: Mute all device sounds. which provides voice feedback. F • egative colours: Reverse the display colours to improve visibility.Settings • alkBack: Activate Talkback. • esktop backup password: Set a password to secure your backup data. T Advanced settings Change the settings for application development. S • rotect SD card: Set to request a confirmation when reading data from a memory card. To change the settings for speech synthesis engines. – Driving mode: Activate driving mode to set the device to read contents aloud and specify applications to use in driving mode. S • ono audio: Enable mono sound when listening to audio with one earbud. – Listen to an example: Listen to the spoken text for an example. T • ont size: Change the font size. T • ap and hold delay: Set the recognition time for tapping and holding the screen. • elect debug app: Select applications to debug and prevent errors when you pause S debugging. N • ext-to-speech output: T – Preferred TTS engine: Select a speech synthesis engine. • llow mock locations: Allow mock locations and service information to be sent to a A Location Manager service for testing. • ound balance: Adjust the sound balance when using a dual headset.
P • nable traces: Set to capture traces of application and system performance. S • rofile GPU rendering: Set to check the time of GPU rendering time. S • how pointer location: Set to show the coordinates and traces of the pointer when you S touch the screen. • how touches: Set to show the pointer when you touch the screen. D • orce GPU rendering: Set to use 2D hardware acceleration to improve graphic F performance. • imit background processes: Set to limit the number of processes that can run in the L background. S • how GPU view updates: Set to flash areas of the screen when they are updated with S the GPU. E • o not keep activities: Set to end a running application when you launch a new D application. About device Access device information and update device software. • trict mode: Set the device to flash the screen when applications perform long S operations. • how all ANRs: Set the device to alert you to unresponsive applications that are running S in the background. 133 . • how CPU usage: Set to list all active processes. • how screen updates: Set to flash areas of the screen when they are updated. • how layout boundaries: Set to show boundaries. S • indow animation scale: Select a speed for opening and closing pop-up windows. W • ransition animation scale: Select a speed for switching between screens.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. T • nimator duration scale: Select how long pop-up windows will be shown.
Contact your service provider for Y more details. you must enter the password you set P for the device. usually as a result of entering your PIN incorrectly P several times. Protective covers may prevent the R device from recognising your inputs and are not recommended for touch screen devices. E • f the touch screen is scratched or damaged. contact your service provider. • ou cannot access some options without a subscription. • IN: When using the device for the first time or when the PIN requirement is enabled. you must enter the PIN2 supplied with P the SIM or USIM card. R • nsure that your device software is upgraded to the latest version. For details. take it to your local Samsung Service Centre. I 134 . You can disable this feature by using the Lock SIM card menu. you P must enter the PIN supplied with the SIM or USIM card. The touch screen responds slowly or improperly If your device has a touch screen and the touch screen is not responding properly. it prompts you to enter one of the following codes: • assword: When the device lock feature is enabled. Your device displays network or service error messages • hen you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception. you may lose reception. try the following: • emove any protective covers from the touch screen. You must enter the PUK supplied by your service provider. Move W to another area and try again. • IN2: When you access a menu requiring the PIN2.Troubleshooting When you turn on your device or while you are using the device. E • estart your device to clear any temporary software bugs. • UK: Your SIM or USIM card is blocked. • nsure that your hands are clean and dry when tapping the touch screen.
E • nsure that you have accessed the right cellular network. press and hold the Power button for 8-10 seconds. E • nsure that the microphone is close to your mouth. E • nsure that you have accessed the right cellular network.Troubleshooting Your device freezes or has fatal errors If your device freezes or hangs. Move to another area and try again. E Others cannot hear you speaking on a call • nsure that you are not covering the built-in microphone. If this does not solve the problem. I 135 . tap Settings → Back up and reset → Factory data reset → Reset device → Erase everything. On the Applications screen. E • f using a headset. If your device is frozen and unresponsive. E • nsure that you have not set call barring for the incoming phone number. you may lose your connection to the network. Outgoing calls are not connected • nsure that you have pressed the Dial key. E Incoming calls are not connected • nsure that your device is turned on. you may need to close programs or reset the device to regain functionality. The device reboots automatically. E • nsure that you have not set call barring for the phone number you are dialling. perform a factory data reset. Calls are being dropped When you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception. ensure that it is properly connected.
When dialling from contacts. • f the battery no longer charges completely. The battery does not charge properly or the device turns off • he battery terminals may be dirty. the call is not connected • nsure that the correct number is stored in the contact list. 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. your device may feel hot to the touch. Move W to another area and try again.Troubleshooting Audio quality is poor • nsure that you are not blocking the device’s internal antenna. R • nsure that you have not set call barring for the contact’s phone number. you may lose reception. dispose of the old battery properly I and replace it with a new battery (refer to your local ordinances for proper disposal instructions). if necessary. soft T cloth and try charging the battery again. Wipe both gold-coloured contacts with a clean. E • e-enter and save the number. This is normal and should not affect your device’s lifespan or performance. Recharge or replace the battery to continue using the device. E • hen you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception. 136 . E The device beeps and the battery icon is empty Your battery is low.
try the following: • ree some memory by transferring files to a computer or deleting files from 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. • nsure that your device supports the file type. F • nsure that the music file is not Digital Rights Management (DRM)-protected. If you receive error messages when launching the camera. 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. If the file is E DRM-protected. E 137 . If you receive error messages when opening music files on your device. contact a Samsung Service Centre. C • ree some memory by transferring files to a computer or deleting files from your device. F • estart the device. If you are still having trouble with the camera application after trying R these tips. Error messages appear when opening music files Some music files may not play on your Samsung device for a variety of reasons.
• nsure that your device and the other Bluetooth device are within the maximum E Bluetooth range (10 m). E • nsure that the Bluetooth wireless feature is activated on the device you wish to connect E to. E • f you are a Windows XP user.0 or Windows Media Player 10 or higher installed E on your computer. A small gap appears around the outside of the device case • his gap is a necessary manufacturing feature and some minor rocking or vibration of T parts may occur. E • nsure that you have the proper drivers installed and updated on your computer. contact a Samsung Service Centre. if necessary. • ver time. friction between parts may cause this gap to expand slightly. O 138 . A connection is not established when you connect the device to a computer • nsure that the USB cable you are using is compatible with your device.Troubleshooting Another Bluetooth device is not located • nsure that the Bluetooth wireless feature is activated on your device. If the tips above do not solve the problem. ensure that you have Windows XP Service Pack 3 or higher I installed on your computer. • nsure that you have Samsung Kies 2.
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