How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean?

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How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean?
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Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Upgrade
Android™ 4.1 Jelly Bean upgrade is available for the Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) (SGH-i747). Android 4.1, Jelly Bean, is the fastest and smoothest version of Android yet. Jelly Bean improves on the simplicity and beauty of Android 4.0, and introduces a new Google search experience on Android. What's new in Jelly Bean*
*Please note: not all features on your device will have the Jelly Bean features explained in this article.

Back Up Your Information
This software update was designed to apply an update to the operating system of the device while leaving certain types of user data intact, including pictures, videos, and contacts. To be safe, it is best practice to always back up all data in the event that your information is lost. Please refer to the Kies Backup/Restore FAQ to learn more about backing up your personal data. Note: Your SIM card and any external microSD™ memory card may remain installed during this update. You may remove either or both prior to

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What Will This Update Do? This update will address the following: OS upgrade to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean? http://www.. Quick panel UI is updated. 2..do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=. beginning the process. New Features and improvements: Home screen mode is added.How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4. How Do I Check My Current Software Version? 1.samsung. Blocking mode is added. Scroll to the bottom and look for Baseband Version. Setting menu is modified. Remember to re-install both after the update process has completed. if desired. From any home screen touch Menu > Settings > About Phone.1 (Jelly Bean) What's new in Jelly Bean* *Please note: not all features on your device will have the Jelly Bean features explained in this article.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint. I747UCLG1. It should be I747UCLEM. APN Update: 2 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 . I747UCLH9 or I747UCLI5 before updating. Facebook support is updated. It will be I747UCDLK3 after the update. Swype is added Music Hub is added.

Note: This only affects a small number of Enterprise (Business) customers who have set custom APNs. After you download and install Kies for your platform. switch back to this article and follow the appropriate steps below.. Do not close any programs on your PC. Please touch Menu > Settings > Wireless and networks > Mobile networks > Access point names to reconfigure your custom APNs after the update is complete. you may experience some idle time or slow response in Kies. disconnect or turn off your device until the upgrade process is complete. How Do I Get This Update? This update is available through Windows and Mac computers using the Samsung Kies software application only. Vista. Dependent upon your computer and network connection.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint.. Requirements Windows Operating System Microsoft® Windows XP. This update will not be made available over-the-air.samsung. Windows 8 (Windows 8 RT is not supported) CPU: Intel Pentium 1.do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=.1 Jelly Bean? http://www.8 GHz or greater (Intel Core 2 Duo 2GHz recommended) Memory (RAM): 1GB (Recommended) Hard Drive Space: At least 500MB Screen Resolution: 1024 x 768 3 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 . Windows 7. User created Access Point Names (APNs) will be erased during the update.How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4. Samsung Kies Click the button below to go to the Samsung Kies page. Note: The time to upgrade your device will vary.

Net Framework v3. Windows Media Player 11 or later DirectX v9.do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=. Connect your device to your PC or laptop using the supplied USB cable.. After the download is complete. launch the installer and allow Kies to install on your system. 4 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 .com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint.. Required software: Microsoft . USB Data Cable (Included In Retail Box) Note: This is the same cable used to charge your device. How Do I Update My Samsung Galaxy S® III? 1. 2.5 and up Processor: 1. Ensure that Kies recognizes your device by looking in the upper section of the left-bar navigation menu.5 SP1 or later. MacOS OSX 10. Your device should be listed.How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4. If you are prompted to reboot the system.samsung.0 or later.8GHz Memory (RAM): 512MB Free Hard Drive Space: At least 100MB Fully Charged Battery Note: The upgrade process may not complete if the charge level is less than 50 percent. 3.1 Jelly Bean? http://www. do so before proceeding.

6. if you agree. Read the Allow saving of information statement and select Allow saving or Proceed without saving and then click Start upgrade. 5 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 . 5. 4.1 Jelly Bean? http://www. Once Kies recognizes the device you will see the following pop-up...How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4. click to populate the I have read all of the above information checkbox. Firmware versions shown will vary. 7.do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=.samsung. Read through the Caution pop-up and.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint. Click Update.

do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=.samsung. Note: The time to upgrade your device will vary.How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4. This will take a few minutes depending on the speed of your Internet connection. disconnect or turn off your device until the upgrade process is complete. Kies will begin downloading firmware upgrade components from Samsung servers. 6 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 ..1 Jelly Bean? http://www. you may experience some idle time or slow response in Kies. 8. Dependent upon your computer and network connection.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint.. Do not close any programs on your PC.

Kies will then begin transferring the firmware binary to the device. you will see the Android logo on your devices screen. 7 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 .1 Jelly Bean? http://www.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint.. After a few minutes.How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4.samsung. 9.. During the upgrade process.do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=.

8 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 .samsung.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint.do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=.1 Jelly Bean? http://www..How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4. you will see the Kies screen below. On your computer..

do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=. Versions shown will vary. the firmware upgrade will be completed. 10. Personal Data Restoration From Kies If you performed a data backup from your device to Kies prior to performing the update. 9 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 .com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint.. After a few more minutes.. You can now disconnect your device from the PC. Refer to the Kies Backup/Restore FAQ to learn how to restore your personal data.samsung.How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4. Click OK. you can now restore that data back to the device under the new Jelly Bean operating system. 11. Once the device has rebooted it will be ready to use.1 Jelly Bean? http://www.

movies and photos. backup precious contacts and calendars.8GHz Memory (RAM): 512MB Free Hard Drive Space: At least 100MB Can I take my phone to an AT&T store for the upgrade? No.1 (Jelly Bean)? Yes.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint. What are the capabilities of Kies? You can manage music.How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4. I747UCLG1. Kies will automatically upgrade to LK3 from either I747UCLEM.do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=. stores do not have the proper tools to perform the software upgrade. I747UCLH9 or I747UCLI5 previously released official software versions.5 to 10. Kies conveniently syncs your life across all your devices.1 Jelly Bean upgrade.. movies. Troubleshooting Kies Connection 10 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 .. Common Questions General Questions: Does the I747UCDLK3 upgrade contain an operating system upgrade to Android 4. Can I upgrade directly to LK3 from any previous released software for the Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) (SGH-i747) Yes. Mac OS Minimum Requirements are: OSX 10. Manage music. Will Kies work on my Mac? Yes.1 Jelly Bean? http://www. LK3 contains the Android 4. or download apps and podcasts and automatically upgrade device firmware.samsung..7 Processor: 1. and photos.

1 Jelly Bean? http://www. Disconnect the device from computer and launch Kies. Click "Troubleshoot connection error". 2. 1.How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4. 3.do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=.. 11 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 .samsung. follow these steps.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint. Troubleshooting the Kies Connection on your Windows PC If you are having trouble connecting. Please make sure your device is disconnected from Kies and click Start to run the troubleshooting process..

How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean? http://www. Kies is now initializing the Connection history and reinstalling device drivers (The time may be longer depending on your PC performance.do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=.samsung.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint.) 12 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 . 4...

do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint.samsung.1 Jelly Bean? http://www. Connection error troubleshooting process is complete.How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4. 5. 13 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 . Click complete...

Disconnect the device from computer.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint. 14 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 . 6. Power cycle your device by holding the power button until your device turns off (8 to10 seconds).. Please remove all previously installed Samsung software or drivers. 2.. reconnect your device to the PC.samsung. After the restart.1 Jelly Bean? http://www. If you are still having connecting issues please try the following: 1. Connect your device to your PC. your device will now restart.How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4.do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=.

2. Click the appropriate Windows version for information to uninstall software and drivers from your Windows PC.How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4. 4. Troubleshooting the Kies Connection on your Mac 1. Disconnect the device from computer and launch Kies. Try a different USB port. 3.. 3.1 Jelly Bean? http://www.do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=. Uninstall & Reinstall Kies. Reboot computer after installing Kies. Click Install driver 15 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 . 5.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint. Windows XP Windows Vista Windows 7 2. In the Menu bar click Tools..samsung. Make sure you are using an official Samsung USB cable.

samsung. Connect your device to Mac. 2. 16 of 17 17-06-2013 10:18 .How do I update my Samsung Galaxy S® III (AT&T) to Android 4.. Try a different USB port. 4. 3. 4. Make sure you are using an official Samsung USB cable. If you are still having connecting issues please try the following: 1. Uninstall & Reinstall Kies. Reboot computer after installing Kies. 6.do?faq_id=FAQ00050358&fm_seq=. to proceed with installation.1 Jelly Bean? http://www.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPrint. 5.. The drivers required for connection will be reinstalled. Click Yes.

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