GT-S5282

User Manual

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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. • Please read this manual before using the device to ensure safe and proper use. • Descriptions are based on the device’s default settings. • Images and screenshots may differ in appearance from the actual product. • Content may differ from the final product, or from software provided by service providers 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. • Content (high quality content) that requires high CPU and RAM usage will affect the overall performance of the device. Applications related to the content may not work properly depending on the device’s specifications and the environment that it is used in. • Available features and additional services may vary by device, software, or service provider. • Applications and their functions may vary by country, region, or hardware specifications. Samsung is not liable for performance issues caused by applications from any provider other than Samsung. • Samsung is not liable for performance issues or incompatibilities caused by edited registry settings or modified operating system software. Attempting to customise the operating system may cause the device or applications to work improperly. • Software, sound sources, wallpapers, images, and other media provided with this device 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. • You may incur additional charges for data services, such as messaging, uploading and downloading, auto-syncing, or using location services. To avoid additional charges, select an appropriate data tariff plan. For details, contact your service provider.

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About this manual • Default applications that come with the device are subject to updates and may no longer 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. • Modifying the device’s operating system or installing softwares from unofficial sources may result in device malfunctions and data corruption or loss. These actions are violations of your Samsung licence agreement and will void your warranty.

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Table of Contents Getting started 7 Device layout 8 Buttons 9 Package contents 10 Installing the SIM card and battery 13 Charging the battery 15 Inserting a memory card 17 Turning the device on and off 18 Holding the device 18 Locking and unlocking the device 18 Adjusting the volume 18 Switching to silent mode Communication 36 Phone 40 Contacts 43 Messaging 44 Email 45 Google Mail 47 Talk 48 Google+ 48 Messenger 48 ChatON Web & network 49 Internet 51 Bluetooth Basics 19 Indicator icons 20 Using the touch screen 23 Control motions 25 Notifications 26 Home screen 28 Using applications 28 Applications screen 30 Entering text 31 Connecting to a Wi-Fi network 32 Setting up accounts 33 Transferring files 34 Securing the device 35 Upgrading the device Media 52 Music Player 53 Camera 58 Gallery 60 Video Player 61 YouTube 62 FM Radio 5 .

Table of Contents Application & media stores 64 65 65 66 66 Play Store Samsung Apps Play Books Play Movies Play Music Utilities 67 Memo 68 S Planner 70 Quickoffice 70 Clock 72 Calculator 73 Voice Recorder 74 Google 75 Voice Search 75 My Files 76 Downloads 82 SIM card manager 83 Sound 83 Display 84 Storage 84 Battery 84 Application manager 84 Location services 85 Lock screen 85 Security 86 Language and input 88 Backup and reset 89 Add account 89 Motion 89 Date and time 90 Accessibility 91 Developer options 92 About device Troubleshooting Travel & local 77 Maps 78 Local Settings 79 About Settings 79 Wi-Fi 80 Bluetooth 80 Data usage 81 More settings 82 Home screen mode 82 Blocking mode 6 .

Getting started Device layout Earpiece Power button Home button Touch screen Menu button Back button Multipurpose jack Microphone Headset jack Rear camera Speaker Volume button Back cover Main antenna 7 .

This causes sensor malfunctions. Power • Press and hold for 8-10 seconds to reset the device if it has fatal errors or hang-ups. This may cause connectivity problems or drain the battery. • Tap to return to the previous screen. Buttons Button Function • Press and hold to turn the device on or off. • Press to adjust the device volume. Menu Home Back Volume 8 . The touch screen may malfunction in humid conditions or when exposed to water. • Press to return to the Home screen.Getting started • Do not cover the antenna area with your hands or other objects. • Tap to open a list of options available for the current screen. • Press to lock or unlock the device. • Tap and hold on the Home screen to launch Google search. • Do not use a screen protector. • Press and hold to open the list of recent applications. or freezes. • Do not allow water to contact the touch screen. The device goes into lock mode when the touch screen turns off.

Pirated or illegal software may cause damage or malfunctions. • The items supplied with the device and any available accessories may vary depending on the region or service provider. • Appearances and specifications are subject to change without prior notice. • Availability of all accessories is subject to change depending entirely on manufacturing companies. • You can purchase additional accessories from your local Samsung retailer. For more information about available accessories. Make sure they are compatible with the device before purchase. refer to the Samsung website. • Use only Samsung-approved accessories. which are not covered by the warranty.Getting started Package contents Check the product box for the following items: • Device • Battery • Quick start guide Use only Samsung-approved software. Malfunctions caused by using unapproved accessories are not covered by the warranty service. 9 . • The supplied items are designed only for this device and may not be compatible with other devices. • Other accessories may not be compatible with your device.

2 Insert the SIM card with the gold-coloured contacts facing downwards. and the included battery.Getting started Installing the SIM card and battery Insert the SIM card provided by the mobile telephone service provider. Do not bend or twist the back cover excessively. 1 Remove the back cover. Only microSIM cards work with the device. Be careful not to damage your fingernails when you remove the back cover. Insert the primary SIM card into SIM card slot 1 ( 1 ) and the secondary SIM card into SIM card slot 2 ( 2 ). 2 1 10 . Doing so may damage the cover.

take the device to a Samsung Service Centre to remove the memory card.Getting started • Do not remove the protective tape covering the antenna. Samsung is not responsible for any damages or inconveniences caused by lost or stolen cards. as this can damage the antenna. 2 1 4 Replace the back cover. 11 . • Do not insert a memory card into the SIM card slot. • Use caution not to lose or let others use the SIM card. 3 Insert the battery. If a memory card happens to be lodged in the SIM card slot.

12 . 3 Pull out the SIM card. 2 Pull out the battery.Getting started Removing the SIM card and battery 1 Remove the back cover.

Use only Samsung-approved chargers. Connecting the charger improperly may cause serious damage to the device. 13 . Unapproved chargers or cables can cause the battery to explode or damage the device. Charging with the charger Plug the small end of the charger into the multipurpose jack of the device. A computer can be also used to charge the device by connecting them via the USB cable. batteries. the device emits a warning tone and displays a low battery power message. Any damage caused by misuse is not covered by the warranty. the device cannot be turned on immediately when the charger is connected. Allow a depleted battery to charge for a few minutes before turning on the device. and cables.Getting started Charging the battery Use the charger to charge the battery before using it for the first time. and plug the large end of the charger into an electric socket. • If the battery is completely discharged. • When the battery power is low.

To save energy. This may damage the device. The device should remain close to the electric socket while charging. the touch screen may not function. the following icons will show the current battery charge status: Charging Fully charged 14 . After fully charging. If the battery gets hotter than usual. the charger may stop charging. • If the device is not charging properly. the device may heat up. Checking the battery charge status When you charge the battery while the device is off. Do not remove the battery before removing the charger. This is normal and should not affect the device’s lifespan or performance. unplug the charger from the device. • If the device receives an unstable power supply while charging. If this happens. The charger does not have a power switch. and then unplug it from the electric socket. First unplug the charger from the device.Getting started • The device can be used while it is charging. but it may take longer to fully charge the battery. • While charging. disconnect the device from the charger. take the device and the charger to a Samsung Service Centre. so you must unplug the charger from the electric socket when not in use to avoid wasting power. unplug the charger when not in use.

When inserting a card formatted in a different file system. the device asks to reformat the memory card. • Use caution to insert the memory card right-side up. By customising these options and deactivating features in the background. • The device supports only the FAT file system for memory cards. Using an incompatible card may damage the device or the memory card. • Deactivate auto-syncing of applications. or corrupt the data stored in it. you can use the device longer between charges: • When you are not using the device. • Decrease the backlight time. the memory card’s file directory appears in the extSdCard folder under the internal memory. • Close unnecessary applications with the task manager. • Deactivate the Bluetooth feature.Getting started Reducing the battery consumption Your device provides options that help you save battery power. switch to sleep mode by pressing the Power button. • Frequent writing and erasing of data shortens the lifespan of memory cards. some memory cards may not be compatible with your device. • Decrease the brightness of the display. • Some memory cards may not be fully compatible with the device. • When inserting a memory card into the device. Inserting a memory card Your device accepts memory cards with maximum capacities of 32 GB. 15 . Depending on the memory card manufacturer and type. • Deactivate the Wi-Fi feature.

Do not remove the memory card while the device is transferring or accessing information. including the loss of data. 2 Pull out the memory card. Doing so can cause data to be lost or corrupted or damage to the memory card or device. 1 Remove the back cover. 3 Replace the back cover. 2 Insert a memory card with the gold-coloured contacts facing downwards. On the Home screen. Removing the memory card Before removing the memory card. 16 . tap → Settings → Storage → Unmount SD card → OK.Getting started 1 Remove the back cover. 3 Replace the back cover. Samsung is not responsible for losses that result from the misuse of damaged memory cards. first unmount it for safe removal.

Press and hold the Power button for a few seconds to turn on the device.Getting started Formatting the memory card A memory card formatted on a computer may not be compatible with the device. follow the on-screen instructions to set up your device. • Press and hold the Power button and tap Flight mode to disable the wireless features. 17 . tap → Erase everything. • Follow all posted warnings and directions from authorised personnel in areas where the use of wireless devices is restricted. remember to make backup copies of all important data stored on the device. Format the memory card on the device. press and hold the Power button. To turn off the device. The manufacturer’s warranty does not cover loss of data resulting from user actions. Turning the device on and off When turning on the device for the first time. On the Home screen. and then tap Power off. such as aeroplanes and hospitals. → Settings → Storage → Format SD card → Format SD card Before formatting the memory card.

• Press and hold the Power button. Set the device to alert you to various events in silent mode. Locking and unlocking the device When not in use. 18 . • Open the notifications panel at the top of the screen. or to adjust the sound volume when playing music or video. Your device supports dual standby with two different networks. press the Power button or the Home button when the touch screen is turned off. lock the device to prevent unwanted operation. Pressing the Power button turns off the screen and puts the device into lock mode. and then flick your finger in any direction. Adjusting the volume Press the Volume button up or down to adjust the ringtone volume. Switching to silent mode Use one of the following methods: • Press and hold the Volume button down until it switches to silent mode. The device automatically gets locked if it is not used for a specified period. This may cause connectivity problems or drain the battery. Press and hold the Power button. and then tap Sound.Getting started Holding the device Do not cover the antenna area with your hands or other objects. To unlock the device. and then tap Vibrate. You cannot make or answer calls on both networks at the same time. tap anywhere on the screen. and then tap Mute.

Icon Meaning No signal Signal strength / Currently accessing SIM card Roaming (outside of normal service area) GPRS network connected EDGE network connected Wi-Fi connected Bluetooth feature activated Call in progress Missed call Synced with the web Connected to computer No SIM card New text or multimedia message Alarm activated Silent mode activated Vibration mode activated Flight mode activated Error occurred or caution required Battery power level 19 .Basics Indicator icons The icons displayed at the top of the screen provide information about the status of the device. The icons listed in the table below are most common.

20 . • Leaving the touch screen idle for extended periods may result in afterimages (screen burn-in) or ghosting. or to enter a character using the on-screen keyboard. • Do not allow the touch screen to contact water. to select a menu item. • To avoid damaging the touch screen. to press an on-screen button. do not tap it with anything sharp or apply excessive pressure to it with your fingertips. tap it with a finger.Basics Using the touch screen Use only fingers to use the touch screen. The touch screen may malfunction in humid conditions or when exposed to water. Finger gestures Tapping To open an application. Turn off the touch screen when you do not use the device. Electrostatic discharges can cause the touch screen to malfunction. • Do not allow the touch screen to come into contact with other electrical devices.

tap and hold it and drag it to the target position. Double-tapping Double-tap on a webpage. Double-tap again to return. or image to zoom in a part. or preview to a new location.Basics Dragging To move an icon. thumbnail. map. 21 .

or image to zoom in a part. 22 . Pinching Spread two fingers apart on a webpage. such as contacts. Pinch to zoom out. Flick up or down to scroll through a webpage or a list.Basics Flicking Flick left or right on the Home screen or the Applications screen to see another panel. map.

Excessive shaking or impact to the device may result in unintended inputs. To learn how to control motions properly. make sure the motion feature is activated.Basics Control motions Simple motions allow easy control of the device. 89) Rotating the screen Many applications allow display in either portrait or landscape orientation. Before using motions. tap → Settings → Motion → Learn about motions. (p. 23 . • Some applications display a different screen depending on the orientation. Rotating the device causes the display to automatically adjust to fit the new screen orientation. and then drag the Motion switch to the right. • Some applications do not allow screen rotation. The calculator turns into a scientific calculator when rotated to landscape. tap → Settings → Motion. To prevent the display from rotating automatically. On the Home screen. open the notifications panel and deselect Screen rotation.

Basics Turning over Turn over the device to mute ringtone. Shaking Shake the device to search for Bluetooth devices. pause media playback or mute the FM radio. 24 .

To select which notifications will be blocked. 25 . The available options may vary depending on the region or service provider. Scroll the list to see additional alerts. In blocking mode. you can view your device’s current status and use the following options: • Wi-Fi: Activate or deactivate the Wi-Fi feature. the device will block notifications. • Mobile data: Activate or deactivate the data connection. device status. drag up the bar that is at the bottom of the screen. tap Settings → Blocking mode. • Blocking mode: Activate or deactivate blocking mode. • Bluetooth: Activate or deactivate the Bluetooth feature. Drag down from the status bar to open the notifications panel. • Sync: Activate or deactivate auto-syncing of applications. You can vibrate or mute your device in silent mode. • Screen rotation: Allow or prevent the interface from rotating when you rotate the device.Basics Notifications Notification icons appear on the status bar at the top of the screen to report missed calls. From the notifications panel. To close the notifications panel. and more. • Sound: Activate or deactivate silent mode. new messages. calendar events.

and then drag it into a panel Adding an item Customise the Home screen by adding widgets or folders. drag it to the side of the screen. and drag it to the rubbish bin that appears at the top of the Home screen. To view other panels. tap preview. To move it to another panel. It displays indicator icons. • Folder: Create a new folder. and others. 26 . shortcuts to applications. Rearranging items Adding an application icon On the Home screen. release it. The Home screen can have multiple panels. scroll left or right. and then select one of the following categories: • Apps and widgets: Add widgets or applications to the Home screen. widgets. tap and hold an application icon. Tap and hold the empty area on the Home screen. Removing an item Tap and hold an item.Basics Home screen The Home screen is the starting point to access all of the device’s features. Moving an item Tap and hold an item and drag it to a new location. . When the rubbish bin turns red.

27 . select an image. Setting wallpaper Set an image or photo stored in the device as wallpaper for the Home screen. • Wallpapers: See wallpaper images. Or. select an image and tap Set wallpaper. and then tap Done. resize it by dragging the frame. tap following: → Set wallpaper → Home screen. tap and hold a panel preview. tap and hold a panel preview. and then select one of the • Gallery: See photos taken by the device’s camera or images downloaded from the Internet. • Live wallpapers: See animated images. and then drag it to the rubbish bin at the Tap bottom of the screen. Then.Basics Rearranging panels Adding a new panel Tap → Edit page → . and then drag it to a new location. Moving a panel Tap → Edit page. On the Home screen. Removing a panel → Edit page.

To close all running applications. tap and hold an application. press and hold the Home button. tap End all. tap to open the Applications screen. and then tap . drag it to the side of the screen. Press and hold the Home button. On the Home screen. scroll left or right. and then tap End next to an application to close it. Opening from recently-used applications Press and hold the Home button to open the list of recently-used applications. and then drag it to a new location. To view other panels. Select an application icon to open. Alternatively.Basics Using applications This device can run many different types of applications. tap . ranging from media to Internet applications. including any new applications installed. select an application icon to open it. Closing an application Close applications not in use to save battery power and maintain device performance. Opening an application On the Home screen or the Applications screen. 28 . Rearranging applications → Edit. Applications screen The Applications screen displays icons for all applications. To move it to Tap another panel.

Sharing applications Share downloaded applications with other users via email. and then tap Save to save the arrangement. Put applications into the new folder by dragging. → Edit. Installing applications Use application stores. and then select an application to uninstall it. Default applications that come with the device cannot be uninstalled. or other methods. Uninstalling applications Tap → Uninstall. and then drag it to a new location. tap Done. → Share apps. select applications. such as Samsung Apps. Rearranging panels Pinch on the screen. and then drag it to Create folder. The Tap next steps vary depending on the method selected. to download and install applications. tap and hold an application. 29 . and then select a sharing method.Basics Organising with folders Put related applications together in a folder for convenience. tap and hold a panel preview. Bluetooth. Enter a folder Tap name and then tap OK.

Delete a preceding character. Using the Samsung keyboard Changing the keyboard layout Tap → Portrait keyboard types. Text entry is not supported in some languages. To enter text. Enter a space. tap it twice. Changing language keyboards Slide the space key left or right to change language keyboards. tap Choose input method.Basics Entering text Use the Samsung keyboard or the voice input feature to enter text. Changing the keyboard type Tap any text field. tap repeatedly the key corresponding to the character. and then tap Qwerty keyboard or 3x4 keyboard. a key has three or four characters. Enter numerals and punctuation marks. and then select the type of keyboard to use. Set options for the Samsung keyboard. Entering uppercase Tap before entering a character. you must change the input language to one of the supported languages. open the notifications panel. Enter uppercase. For all caps. Break to the next line. 30 . On the 3x4 keyboard. To enter a character.

The device displays what you speak. tap the underlined text and select an alternative word or phrase from the dropdown list.Basics Entering text by voice Activate the voice input feature and then speak into the microphone. and then tap to cut. the device will automatically connect to it any time it is available. and then tap Wi-Fi to turn it on or off. and then tap → Paste. drag or to select more or less text. 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. 79) Turning Wi-Fi on and off Open the notifications panel. Networks that require a password appear with a lock icon. tap the current language. After the device connects to a Wi-Fi network. 31 . enter a password if necessary. The selected text is copied to the clipboard. Select a network from the list of detected Wi-Fi networks. Turn off Wi-Fi to save the battery when not in use. tap Settings → Wi-Fi. (p. If the device does not recognise your words correctly. and then drag the Wi-Fi switch to the right. Copying and pasting Tap and hold over text. to copy or To paste it into a text entry field. To change the language or add languages for the voice recognition. and then tap Connect. place the cursor at the point where it should be inserted. Joining Wi-Fi networks On the Applications screen.

tap New to sign up. Enter the network name in Network SSID. on the Applications screen. Removing accounts On the Applications screen. Select the network in the networks list. To sign in with or sign up for a Google account. can be forgotten so the device will not automatically connect to it. and Samsung Apps requires a Samsung account. select the account to remove. and then follow onscreen instructions to complete the account setup. After that. Adding accounts Follow the instructions that appear when opening a Google application without signing in to set up a Google account. including the current network. such as Play Store. tap Settings → Add account → Google.Basics Adding Wi-Fi networks If the desired network does not appear in the networks list. Set up a Samsung account as well. tap Add Wi-Fi network at the bottom of the networks list. select the security type and enter the password if it is not an open network. and then tap Save. 32 . tap Settings. require a Google account. select an account name under Accounts. Create Google and Samsung accounts to have the best experience with the device. Forgetting Wi-Fi networks Any network that has ever been used. More than one Google account can be used on the device. and then tap Forget. or tap Existing. and then tap Remove account. Setting up accounts Google applications.

and flac • Image: bmp. mp4. image. xla. docx. ppsx. double-click the Samsung Kies icon on the computer. ppsm. Some file formats are not supported depending on the version of the device’s software. mkv. and syncs them with Samsung devices. xlam. xlsm. aac. pdf and txt Connecting with Samsung Kies Samsung Kies is a computer application that manages media libraries. docm. Connecting as a media device Samsung Kies launches on the computer automatically. The following file formats are supported by some applications. gif. • Music: mp3. If Samsung Kies does not launch. ppt. xls. and calendars. 3 Transfer files between your device and the computer. dotx.Basics Transferring files Move audio. mp4. Tap Camera (PTP) if your computer does not support Media Transfer Protocol (MTP) or not have any appropriate driver installed. and then tap Connected as a media device → Media device (MTP). 3gp. video. 1 Connect the device to the computer using the USB cable. ogg. jpeg and png • Video: 3gp. m4a. contacts. xltx. potx. pot. dot. Refer to the Samsung Kies help for more information. Download the latest Samsung Kies from the Samsung website. dotm. xlt. oga. potm. 1 Connect the device to the computer using the USB cable. 33 . xltm. 2 Open the notifications panel. pptx. or other types of files from the device to the computer. 2 Transfer files between your device and the computer. or vice versa. 3ga. xlsx. and webm • Document: doc. wav.

and then enter the password again to verify it. 34 . Setting a PIN On the Applications screen.Basics Securing the device Prevent others from using or accessing personal data and information stored in the device by using the security features. Enter at least four numbers. The device requires an unlock code whenever unlocking it. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Pattern. Setting a password On the Applications screen. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → PIN. and then draw the pattern again to verify it. Set a backup unlock PIN to unlock the screen when you forget the pattern. tap Settings → Lock screen → Screen lock → Password. Setting a pattern On the Applications screen. Enter at least four characters including numbers and symbols. Draw a pattern by connecting four dots or more. and then enter the password again to verify it.

do not connect other media devices to the computer. Samsung Kies automatically recognises the device and shows available updates in a dialogue box. Click the Update button in the dialogue box to start upgrading. If the unlock code is forgotten. • Do not turn off the computer or disconnect the USB cable while the device is upgrading. 35 . and enter the unlock code. Upgrading over the air The device can be directly upgraded to the latest software by the firmware over-the-air (FOTA) service. Upgrading the device The device can be upgraded to the latest software. On the Applications screen. if any. Refer to the Samsung Kies help for details on how to upgrade. tap Settings → About device → Software update → Update. take the device to a Samsung Service Centre to reset it. This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. • While upgrading the device. Doing so may interfere with the update process. Upgrading with Samsung Kies Launch Samsung Kies and connect the device to the computer.Basics Unlocking the device Turn on the screen by pressing the Power button or the Home button.

automatic predictions appear. Select one of these to make a call. Making calls Making a call Use one of the following methods: • Keypad: Enter the number using the keypad. • Logs: Make a call from the history of incoming and outgoing calls and messages.Communication Phone Use this application to make or answer a call. • Contacts: Make a call from the contacts list. or . Tap Phone on the Applications screen. Number prediction When entering numbers on the keypad. Speed dial numbers For speed dial numbers. and then tap • Favourites: Make a call from the list of favourite contacts. tap and hold the corresponding digit. 36 .

and then tap or . This disconnects you from the conversation. • Mute: Turn off the microphone so that the other party cannot hear you. and phone number. predicted contacts appear. • Keypad: Open the keypad. • Headset: Switch to a Bluetooth headset if it is connected to the device. As characters are entered. During a call The following actions are available: • Add call: Dial a second call. This feature is available only if the multiparty call service is active. → Memo: Create a memo. Select one to place a call to it. phone number. • → Manage conference call: Have a private conversation with one party during a multiparty call or disconnect one party form the multiparty call. Keep the device away from your ears when using the speakerphone. Repeat this to add more parties. → Message: Send a message. • • • → Contacts: Open the contacts list. area code. Making an international call Tap and hold 0 until the + sign appears.Communication Finding contacts Enter a name. • Speaker: Activate the speakerphone. • → Transfer: Connect the first party to the second party. • Merge: Make a multiparty call when connected to two calls. or email address to find a contact in the contacts list. • Swap: Switch between two calls. Enter the country code. 37 .

tap → View by. When the second call is answered. Tap FDN list and add numbers. enter the number and tap Add to Contacts. another call can be made. → Call settings → Additional settings → Fixed Dialling Numbers → Enable FDN. Fixed dialling number The device can be set to restrict outgoing calls only to numbers with specified prefixes. select a call barring option. or press the headset button. Those prefixes are stored in the SIM card.Communication Adding contacts To add a phone number to the contacts list from the keypad. Tap and then enter a password. If the call waiting service is active. To filter a call log. Receiving calls Answering a call When a call comes in. 38 . Tap and then enter the PIN2 supplied with the SIM card. and then select an option. international calling can be disabled. For example. → Call settings → Additional settings → Call barring. Call barring The device can be set to prevent certain calls from being made. the first call is put on hold. drag outside the circle. Viewing call logs Tap Logs to view the history of incoming and outgoing calls.

the rejection message. appears on the status bar. Enter a number and Tap tap Enable. tap → Call settings → Additional settings → Call waiting. Call forwarding The device can be set to send incoming calls to a specified number. drag outside the circle. A user can use this service to suspend a current call and switch to an incoming call. 39 . missed calls. Ending a call Tap End call to end a call. Missed calls If a call is missed. and then select a condition. Open the notifications panel to view the list of Call waiting Call waiting is a service provided by the service provider. or press and hold the headset button. drag the Auto reject mode switch to the right. To send a message when rejecting an incoming call. Or press the headset button. tap Reject call with message. and Tap then tap Auto reject list.Communication Rejecting a call When a call comes in. To make use of this service. tap Automatically rejecting calls from unwanted numbers → Call settings → Call rejection. → Call settings → Call forwarding. enter a number. assign a category. and then tap Save. Tap Create. To create → Call settings → Set reject messages.

by dragging a finger along it. and others. • Use the index at the right side of the contacts list for quick scrolling. : Add or delete a contact field. Deleting a contact Tap → Delete.Communication Contacts Use this application to manage contacts. Managing contacts Creating a contact Tap and enter contact information. Searching for contacts Use one of the following search methods: • Scroll up or down the contacts list. including phone numbers. 40 . email addresses. Tap Contacts on the Applications screen. Setting a speed dial number → Speed dial setting. and then tap . and then tap Remove. and then select a contact for it. • / Editing a contact Select a contact to edit. tap and hold it. • Tap the search field at the top of the contacts list and enter search criteria. select a speed dial number. To Tap remove a speed dial number. • : Add an image.

Import from SD card. • : Make a voice call. • Grid view / List view: View contacts in grid or list form. : Compose an email. • Remove from Favourites: Remove contacts from favourites. Export to SD card. in the contacts list. Exporting contacts Tap card. Importing and exporting contacts Syncing with Google Contacts Tap → Merge with Google. it is also added to or deleted from Google Contacts. : Compose a message. Importing contacts → Import/Export → Import from USB storage. and then select Tap a sharing method. select contacts. → Import/Export → Export to USB storage. and then take one of the following actions: • Search: Search for contacts. or Export to SIM Sharing contacts → Import/Export → Share namecard via. or Import Tap from SIM card. and vice versa.Communication Once a contact is selected. 41 . • Add to Favourites: Add contacts to favourites. tap Done. Contacts synced with Google Contacts appear with If a contact is added or deleted on the device. take one of the following actions: • • • : Add to favourite contacts. Favourite contacts Tap .

and then tap Save. and then tap Done. • Search: Search for contacts. Default groups cannot be deleted. • Change order: Tap and hold position. email address. If user information has been saved when you set up the device. Tap → Share namecard via. next to the group name. 42 . and then tap . Managing groups Tap . and then tap to edit. Select contacts to add. and then tap Done. select members.Communication Contact groups Adding contacts to a group Select a group. and then take one of the following actions: • Create: Make a new group. and then tap Delete. and then tap Done. drag it up or down to another • Delete groups: Select user-added groups. and postal address. such as phone number. enter details. Tap Set up my profile. tap → Send message or Send email. and then select a sharing method. 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.

contact your service provider. Select a contact to view the person’s message.Communication Messaging Use this application to send text messages (SMS) or multimedia messages (MMS). memos. → Add subject to enter a subject. Use the following methods to make a multimedia message: • Tap • Tap • Tap and attach images. and others. videos. select contacts. and then follow the instructions from your service provider. Sending messages Tap . and then tap Done. • Tap . enter a message. add recipients. You may incur additional charges for sending or receiving messages while you are outside your home service area. Use the following methods to add recipients: • Enter a phone number. and then tap or . Listening to a voice message Tap and hold 1 on the keypad. 43 . events. contacts. Tap Messaging on the Applications screen. For details. → Insert smiley to insert emoticons. Viewing incoming messages Incoming messages are grouped into message threads by contact.

follow on-screen instructions to complete the setup. and then tap subject. Setting up email accounts Set up an email account when opening Email for the first time. the message will not be sent. Sending scheduled messages → Schedule sending. • If the device is turned off at the scheduled time. The time and date may be incorrect if you move across time zones and the network does not update the information. To set up another email account. Tap Next for a private email account. memos. contacts. such as Google Mail. Tap Tap Tap Tap → Add Cc/Bcc to add more recipients. set a While composing a message. Tick Schedule sending. tap time and date. at the top of the screen. and location information into the message.Communication Email Use this application to send or view email messages. Sending messages Tap the email account to use. and then tap Done. and message. The device will send the message at the specified time and date. 44 . videos. to insert images. events. to add a recipient from the contacts list. After that. is not connected to the network. events. Tap Email on the Applications screen. to attach images. contacts. Enter recipients. • This feature is based on the time and date set on the device. or tap Manual setup for a company email account. or the network is unstable. and then tap . tap → Settings → . Enter the email address and password. and others.

Tap Google Mail on the Applications screen. Forward the message. and new messages are retrieved. next to an attachment to save Google Mail Use this application to quickly and directly access the Google Mail service. Reply to the message. To manually retrieve new messages. Delete the message. tap . Mark the message as a reminder. and then tap it.Communication Reading messages Select an email account to use. • This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. • This application may be labelled differently depending on the region or service provider. 45 . Add this email address to the contacts list. Open attachments. Tap the attachment tab to open attachments. Tap a message to read.

Communication

Sending messages
In any mailbox, tap Tap Tap Tap Tap Tap , enter recipients, a subject, and a message, and then tap . → Attach picture to attach images. → Attach video to attach videos. → Add Cc/Bcc to add more recipients. → Save draft to save the message for later delivery. → Discard to start over.

Reading messages
Mark the message as a reminder. Reply to this message.

Add this email address to the contacts list.

Reply to all recipients or forward this message to others.

Preview attachment. Keep this message for long-term storage. Delete this message.

Mark the message as unread. Add a label to this message.

Labels
Google Mail does not use actual folders, but uses labels instead. When Google Mail is launched, it displays messages labelled Inbox. Tap to view messages in other labels. , and then select the label to assign. To add a label to a message, select the message, tap

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Communication

Talk
Use this application to chat with others via Google Talk. Tap Talk on the Applications screen. 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, image, or status message.

Adding friends
Tap , enter the email address of the friend to add, and then tap DONE.

Chatting with friends
Select a friend from the friends list, enter a message in the field at the bottom of the screen, and then tap . To add a friend to chat, tap To end the chat, tap → Add to chat. → End chat.

Switching between chats
Scroll left or right.

Deleting chat history
Chats are automatically saved. To delete chat history, tap → Clear chat history.

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Communication

Google+
Use this application to stay connected with people via Google’s social network service. Tap Google+ on the Applications screen. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap All circles to change the category, and then scroll up or down to view posts from your circles.

Messenger
Use this application to chat with others via Google+ instant messaging service. Tap Messenger on the Applications screen. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Select a friend from the friends list, enter a message in the field at the bottom of the screen, and then tap .

ChatON
Use this application to chat with any device that has a mobile phone number. Tap ChatON on the Applications screen. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Create the buddies list by entering phone numbers or email addresses of Samsung accounts, or selecting buddies from the list of suggestions. Select a buddy to start chatting. To sync contacts on the device with ChatON, tap More → Settings → Contact sync.

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and then select one of the suggested keywords that appear. scroll left or right. or print the current webpage while viewing a webpage. Tap to share. enter the web address. and then tap Go. speak a keyword. Opening a new page Tap → New window.Web & network Internet Use this application to browse the Internet. This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. 49 . Viewing webpages Tap the address field. To go to another webpage. save. tap Searching the web by voice Tap the address field. . and tap the page to select it. Tap Internet on the Applications screen. tap .

Links Tap and hold a link on the webpage to open it in a new page. To share a part of a webpage. and then tap 50 . and then select one. tap Tap → History → Most visited to open a webpage from the list of most visited webpages. tap → Share page. → Share. History Tap → History to open a webpage from the list of recently-visited webpages. Sharing webpages To share a webpage address with others. tap → Downloads. To clear the → Clear history. tap → Add bookmark.Web & network Bookmarks To bookmark the current webpage. tap → Saved pages. tap . tap and hold the desired text. or copy. save. Saved pages To view saved webpages. history. To open a bookmarked webpage. To view saved links.

tap → Bluetooth. pirating copies of files or illegally tapping communications for commercial purposes). Use Bluetooth to exchange data or media files with other devices. or misuse of data sent or received via the Bluetooth feature. and then drag the Bluetooth switch to the right. Select the device you want to pair with. If a contact is received. After that. may be incompatible with your device. the operating distance may be reduced. especially those that are not tested or approved by the Bluetooth SIG. • Always ensure that you share and receive data with devices that are trusted and properly secured. To activate Bluetooth. 51 . on the Applications screen. The transferred file is saved in the Bluetooth folder. Samsung is not responsible for the repercussion of illegal use of the Bluetooth feature. • Do not use the Bluetooth feature for illegal purposes (for example. select an image. tap Settings → Bluetooth. accept the Bluetooth authorisation request on the other device to receive the image. Pairing with other Bluetooth devices On the Applications screen. Open Gallery. If there are obstacles between the devices. An example is Gallery. and then accept the auto-generated passkey on both devices to confirm. and detected devices are listed. and then select one of the paired Bluetooth devices. it is added to the contacts list automatically. • Samsung is not responsible for the loss.Web & network Bluetooth Bluetooth creates a direct wireless connection between two devices over short distances. • Some devices. tap Settings → Bluetooth → Scan. Sending and receiving data Many applications support data transfer via Bluetooth. interception.

Open Music square. • Some files may not play properly depending on the encoding used. and then select a song to play. Adjust the volume. Restart the currently-playing song or skip to the previous song. Skip to the next song. Tap and hold to move forwards quickly. Playing music Select a music category. Open the playlist. Turn on shu e. tap → Set as → Phone ringtone. Change the repeat mode. Pause and resume playback. Tap and hold to move backwards quickly. Setting a song as ringtone To use the currently-playing song as ringtone. 52 . Select a sound e ect.Media Music Player Use this application to listen to music. Tap Music Player on the Applications screen. • Some file formats are not supported depending on the device’s software version.

53 . Or select multiple cells by dragging your finger. and then tap Done. Playing music by mood Play music grouped by mood. Camera Use this application to take photos or videos. Tap Add music. Enter a title and tap OK. Tap Playlists. The playlist is automatically created by the device. (p. → Create playlist. song is added. Use Gallery to view photos and videos taken with the device’s camera.Media Creating playlists Make an own selection of songs. To add the currently-playing song to a playlist. • Do not take photos or videos where legally prohibited. tap → Add to playlist. Camera etiquette • Do not take photos or videos of other people without their permission. 58) Tap Camera on the Applications screen. The camera automatically shuts off when unused. tap Music square → Tap Music square and select a cell of mood. and then tap select songs to include. • Do not take photos or videos in places where you may violate other people’s privacy. When a new → Library update.

Indicates which storage is in use.Media Taking photos Taking a photo Tap to take the photo. Switch between still and video mode. Open the image viewer to display photos. Change the camera settings. Scene mode Predefined settings make point-and-shoot photos easier to take. Tap → Scene mode. 54 . • Night: Use this setting for images taken in darker conditions. • Autumn colour: Use this setting for red-shifted background scenery. • Backlight: Use this setting for subjects with bright lights behind them. Adjust the brightness. Select among various e ects that are available. • Party/Indoor: Use this setting for well-lit indoor scenes. • Landscape: Use this to take photos of blue skies and landscapes with richer colours. • Sunset: Use this setting for richer colours and sharper contrasts. • Candlelight: Use this setting for images of bright light against a dark background. Change the shooting mode. • Dawn: Use this setting for very subtle colours.

Taking videos Taking a video Slide the still-video switch to the video icon.Media Shooting mode Several photo effects are available. and then tap recording. Tap → Shooting mode. • The zoom function may not be available when recording at the highest resolution. to take a video. tap . • Share shot: Send a photo directly to another device via Wi-Fi Direct. To stop • Manual focus is not available in video mode. • Smile shot: Take a photo when a subject smiles. • Single shot: Take a single photo. 55 .

Adjust the brightness. Switch between still and video mode. Tap to change recording mode. • Normal: Use this mode for normal quality. • The zoom function may not be available when shooting at the highest resolution. Select among various e ects that are available. Zooming in and out Use one of the following methods: • Use the Volume button to zoom in or out.Media Recording mode Change recording mode. • The zoom in/out effect is available when using the zoom feature while shooting video. • Spread two fingers apart on the screen to zoom in. Indicates which storage is in use. 56 . and pinch to zoom out. Open the video player to play videos. • Limit for MMS: Use this mode to lower quality for sending via messaging. Change the camera settings.

These settings are similar to the heat range for white-balance exposure in professional cameras. • Storage: Select the memory location for storage. Not all of the following options are available in both still camera and video camera modes. • Image quality: Set the quality level for photos. so images have a true-to-life colour range. • Resolution: Select a resolution.Media Configuring settings for Camera Tap to configure settings for Camera. Use higher resolution for higher quality. • Reset: Reset the camera settings. Higher quality images require more storage space. 57 . Spot measures the light value at a specific location. • Effects: Select among various photo effects that are available. • White balance: Select an appropriate white balance. • Timer: Use this for delayed-time shots. • Edit shortcuts: Reorganise shortcuts to frequently-used options. The available options vary depending on the mode used. • Guidelines: Display viewfinder guides to help composition when selecting subjects. This determines how light values are calculated. • Metering: Select a metering method. • Recording mode: Change recording mode. • Shooting mode: Change the shooting mode. Matrix averages the entire scene. • Video quality: Set the quality level for videos. Centre-weighted measures background light in the centre of the scene. But it takes up more memory. • Brightness: Change the brightness. The settings are designed for specific lighting situations. • Scene mode: Change the scene mode.

Pinch to zoom out. images are displayed by creation date.Media Shortcuts Reorganise shortcuts for easy access to the camera’s various options. Select a folder to open it. the download folder is automatically created to contain the image. Select an image to view it in full screen. • Some file formats are not supported depending on the software installed on the device. Zooming in and out Use one of the following methods to zoom in an image: • Double-tap anywhere to zoom in. Scroll left or right to view the next or previous image. saves an image. Viewing images Launching Gallery displays available folders. When another application. • Spread two fingers apart on any place to zoom in. or double-tap to return. Likewise. • Some files may not play properly depending on how they are encoded. Gallery Use this application to view images and videos. The other icons can be moved within the list by tapping and dragging them. In a folder. such as Email. capturing a screenshot automatically creates the Screenshots folder. Tap and hold an option and drag it to a slot at the left of the screen. Tap → Edit shortcuts. 58 . Tap Gallery on the Applications screen.

• Rename: Rename the file. Editing images When viewing an image. tap • Delete: Delete the image. • Details: View image details. • Set as: Set the image as a wallpaper or a contact image. tap 59 . • Copy to clipboard: Copy to clipboard. • Rotate right: Rotate clockwise. • Print: Print via a USB or Wi-Fi connection. Select a video to watch it and tap . • Rotate left: Rotate anticlockwise. → Delete. • When viewing an image. • Crop: Resize the orange frame to crop and save the image in it. and then tap → Delete. The device is only compatible with some Samsung printers.Media Playing videos Video files show the icon on the preview. and use the following functions: Deleting images Use one of the following methods: • In a folder. select images. tap → Select item.

Change screen ratio. tap to send it to others or share it via social network services. • Some files may not play properly depending on how they are encoded. Restart the current video or skip to the previous video. • When viewing an image. → Set as to set the image as wallpaper or to assign it to a Video Player Use this application to play video files. Adjust the volume. Tap and hold to move backwards quickly. Skip to the next video. 60 . Playing videos Select a video to play. and then tap to send them to others. tap contact. Tap and hold to move forwards quickly. • Some file formats are not supported depending on the device's software. Setting as wallpaper When viewing an image. Pause and resume playback. tap → Select item.Media Sharing images Use one of the following methods: • In a folder. Tap Video Player on the Applications screen. Move forwards or backwards by dragging the bar. select images.

Media Deleting videos Tap → Delete. select videos by ticking. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Change display quality. Move forwards or backwards by dragging the bar. select videos by ticking. Select one of the returned search results to watch a video. Send the URL to others. Pause or resume playback. Rotate the screen to portrait orientation. Tap YouTube on the Applications screen. and then select a sharing method. Add the video to the playlist. Rotate the device to landscape orientation to display full screen. Sharing videos Tap → Share via. tap Done. 61 . YouTube Use this application to watch videos from the YouTube website. Search for videos. and then enter a keyword. Watching videos Tap . and then tap Delete.

Record a song from the FM radio. and then tap . and then select a sharing method. tap . Add the current radio station to the favourites list. which serves as the radio antenna. Search for an available radio station. you must connect a headset. The FM radio scans and saves available stations automatically when running for the first time. Listening to the FM radio Plug a headset into the device before launching the FM radio. Uploading videos Select your account. select a video. To listen to the FM radio. 62 . Tap FM Radio on the Applications screen. Select the radio station you want from the stations list and tap to return to the FM radio screen. Tap to turn on the FM radio. enter information for the video. Turn the FM radio on or off. tap . FM Radio Listen to music and news on the FM radio.Media Sharing videos Select the video to view. Access services for the current station. Adjust the volume.

63 . and then tap to add the station to the favourites list. and then select a scan option.Media Scanning radio stations → Scan. The FM radio scans and saves available Tap stations automatically. Select the radio station you want from the stations list and tap screen. to return to the FM radio Adding stations to the favourites list Scroll to a radio station.

• When a new version is available for any installed application. tap the price. select an application to delete in the list of installed applications. Tap Play Store on the Applications screen. 64 . on the Applications screen. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and Tap then tap Uninstall. an update icon appears at the top of the screen to alert you to the update. tap Install.Application & media stores Play Store Use this application to purchase and download applications and games that are able to run on the device. → My Apps. • To install applications that you downloaded from other sources. To download it. tap Settings → Security → Unknown sources. Installing applications Browse applications by category. Open the notifications panel and tap the icon to update the application. or tap to search with a keyword. Select an application to view information. Uninstalling applications Uninstall the applications purchased from Play Store. and follow on-screen instructions to complete the purchase process. If there is a charge for the application.

This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider.com. and then tap Accept to agree to them. Open the notifications panel and tap the icon to update the application. 65 . visit www. and then enter a keyword in the Select an application to view information. Tap Samsung Apps on the Applications screen. While reading a book file. To purchase book files. To download it. to select a category.samsungapps. Select a book file by scrolling left or right. follow on-screen instructions to create a Samsung account. tap to access additional options. an update icon appears at the top of the screen to alert you to the update. read the terms and conditions. For more information. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. To complete the subscription process.Application & media stores Samsung Apps Use this application to purchase and download dedicated Samsung applications. tap Get or Buy. Installing applications Browse applications by category. tap . When a new version is available for any installed application. Play Books Use this application to read and download book files. tap search field. Tap Play Books on the Applications screen. Tap To search for an application. If a Samsung account is not registered. at the top of the screen.

Application & media stores Play Movies Use this application to watch. and then select a movie. Select a category at the top of the screen. Play music by selecting a music category or share songs with others by uploading them to the Google cloud storage. TV programme. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and rent movies or TV shows. Tap Play Movies on the Applications screen. download. or video to play or rent. Tap Play Music on the Applications screen. Play Music Use this application to stream music from the Google cloud service. 66 .

→ Send. → Sync memo. To edit the memo. tap 67 . tap . → Delete. → Search. tap To lock the memo so that others cannot view it. tap To delete memos. Composing memos Tap . → . tap To send memos to others. and then tap Save. → Sort by.Utilities Memo Use this application to record important information to save and view at a later date. enter a memo. tap To set a PIN to lock or unlock a memo. → . tap To sort memos by date or colour. To search for a memo. Tap Memo on the Applications screen. To change the background colour. → PIN lock. tap Browsing memos Browse memo thumbnails by scrolling up or down. tap To sync memos with an online service.

and then use one of the following methods: • Quick add: Create an event or task from a memo. • Add task: Enter a task with an optional priority setting. The device is only compatible with some Samsung printers. tap a date to select it and tap it again. 68 . • Add event: Enter an event with an optional repeat setting. This feature is available only for English and Korean. To add an event or task more briefly.Utilities Viewing a memo Tap the memo thumbnail to open it. S Planner Use this application to manage events and tasks. Tap • and use the following: : Change the background colour. • : Print the memo via a USB or Wi-Fi connection. Scroll left or right to see more memos. Tap S Planner on the Applications screen. Creating events or tasks Tap . • : Delete the memo. • : Lock the memo so that others cannot view it.

tap S Planner → To display synced events or tasks. such as how often the event repeats. Syncing with Google Calendar On the Applications screen. tap Settings → Google under Accounts. For example. Attach an image. select the Google Changing calendar type Tap the top left of the screen. and then tick Sync Calendar. Attach a map showing the location of the event. and then enter a keyword to search for. and then take a photo or select one of the existing images. and others. select the Google account. screen. Sharing events Select an event. week. Deleting events Select a date or event. Searching for events Tap → Search. tap next to the field. → Settings → Calendars. when it has an advance alert. 69 . and then select a sharing method. tap account. Tap Images.Utilities Enter a title and specify which calendar to use or sync with. Enter the location in the Location field. To manually sync for updating. tap → Share via. and then tap Done. and spread apart to change monthly calendar back to weekly calendar. and then select one from among different types of calendars including month. To view today’s events. A pinch gesture can be used to change calendar type. Then tap Edit event details or Edit task details to add more details. pinch to change from the weekly calendar to the monthly calendar. on the Applications → Sync. tap Today at the top of the screen. and then pinpoint the precise location by tapping and holding on the map that appears. or where it takes place. and then tap → Delete.

set a timer. or use as the desk clock. measure the duration of an event. Searching documents Tap Search and then enter search criteria.Utilities Quickoffice Use this application to view documents in various formats. Turn this alarm on or o . Clock Use this application to set alarms. Reading documents Tap Browse or select a Quickoffice program → Internal Storage or Recent Documents → a document. 70 . Tap Quickoffice on the Applications screen. Tap Clock on the Applications screen. including spreadsheets and presentations. check the time in any location in the world.

• Snooze: Set an interval and the number of times for the alarm to repeat after the preset time. outside the large circle to repeat Deleting alarms Tap and hold the alarm. and then tap Delete. and then tap Delete. World clock Creating clocks Tap Add city. tap and hold a clock. To apply summer time. select clocks. select days for the alarm to repeat. • Smart alarm: Set a time for the alarm to go off before the preset time. set a time for the alarm to go off. and then enter a city name or select a city from the cities list. Stopping alarms Drag outside the large circle to stop an alarm. Drag the alarm after a specified length of time. 71 . and then tap DST settings.Utilities Alarm Setting alarms Tap Create alarm. and then tap Save. Deleting clocks Tap → Delete.

Drag outside the large circle when the timer goes off. To change the character size for history. tap 72 . Tap Calculator on the Applications screen. Tap Lap to record lap times. Timer Set the duration. → Clear history. Tap Reset to clear lap time records. Desk clock Tap to view in full screen. If → Scientific calculator. Calculator Use this application for simple or complex calculations.Utilities Stopwatch Tap Start to time an event. and then tap Start. tap to hide the keypad. tap To see calculation history. tap To clear history. → Text size. Screen rotation is disabled. Rotate the device to landscape orientation and tap to display the scientific calculator.

• • : Adjust the playback speed. select a voice memo. Speak into the microphone at the bottom of the device. Tap Voice Recorder on the Applications screen. tap Done. • : Stop playback. Playing voice memos Select a voice memo to play. and 73 . • : Trim the voice memo. Tap pause recording. → Share via. to Recording elapsed time Start recording. Tap to finish recording. Recording voice memos Tap to start recording.Utilities Voice Recorder Use this application to record or play voice memos. : Adjust the volume by dragging the volume bar up or down. Display the list of voice memos. • : Pause playback. tap then select a sharing method. To send a voice memo to others.

Join Google Now when opening Google search for the first time. Search scope To select what applications to search. • End: Close the voice recorder. 74 . and then tick the Google Now Launch Google search to view Google Now cards that show the current weather. and then enter a keyword. If no results are returned from the applications. the web browser appears. your next appointment. tap . To change Google Now → Settings → Google Now. Searching the device Tap the search field. tap and select one of the following: • Share via: Select voice memos to send. • Settings: Change the voice recorder settings. displaying the search results. Google Use this application to search not only the Internet. settings. tap items to search for. public transit info. • Delete: Select voice memos to delete. Tap Google on the Applications screen. Alternatively. speak a keyword. and then select a sharing method. and then select one of the suggested keywords that appear. tap This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. → Settings → Phone search.Utilities Managing voice memos In the list of voice memos. but also applications and their contents on the device as well. and more when you are most likely to need it.

Speak a keyword or phrase when Speak now appears on the screen. songs. videos. With a folder or file ticked.Utilities Voice Search Use this application to search webpages by speaking. • Details: View file details. • Create folder: Create a folder. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap My Files on the Applications screen. In a folder. tap to use following options: • Move: Move files or folders to another file folder. tap . My Files Use this application to access all kinds of files stored in the device. • Copy: Copy files or folders to another file folder. To go back to the parent folder. Select one of the suggested keywords that appear. and then use one of the following options: . including images. Select a folder to open it. • Sort by: Sort files or folders. tap directory. tap . 75 . To return to the root • Select all: Select all files to apply the same option to them at once. Tap Voice Search on the Applications screen. • Settings: Change the file manager settings. • Search: Search for files. • Rename: Rename a file or folder. • View by: Change the view mode. and sound clips.

Utilities Downloads Use this application to see what files are downloaded through the applications. such as Email. tap Internet downloads. tap Other downloads to see the files downloaded from other applications. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Tap Downloads on the Applications screen. Select a file to open it with an appropriate application. To see the files downloaded from the Internet. 76 . otherwise.

or get directions. tap . Searching for locations Tap . tap . and more. Select a location to view the detailed location information. To zoom in or out the map. and use one of the following functions: 77 . • Layers: Overlay multiple layers including satellite images. traffic information. To view current location. search for places. • Make available offline: Save the map of a specified area to view it offline. enter an address.Travel & local Maps Use this application to pinpoint the location of the device. and then tap . • Directions: Get directions for the found location. • Settings: Change the map settings. Once the location is found. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. and pinch to zoom out. To search for nearby locations. Tap Maps on the Applications screen. • Help: View information about using the map. tap • Clear Map: Clear the map. spread two fingers apart on the screen to zoom in.

78 . • Map: Pinpoint the place on the map. or walking. Tap Local on the Applications screen. 3 Select a travel method. bus stops. • Contacts: Select from the contacts list. and then select a method to enter starting and ending locations: • My current location: Use current location for starting location. such as driving. • Call: Call the place’s phone number. banks. This application may not be available depending on the region or service provider. • Point on map: Pinpoint by tapping on the map. and then tap MAP VIEW to view details. public transit. • Directions: Search for a route to the place. → Add a search on the category list. 4 Select one of the routes that appear. and more. tap search into the text field. . enter a keyword to To add a place category. and then select a place from the list of search results. and then tap GET DIRECTIONS. • My Places: Select from the list of favourite places. Select a place category. Local Use this application to search for nearby restaurants.Travel & local Getting directions for a destination 1 Tap 2 Tap .

This may incur data transfer fees. tap . → Advanced and tick Network notification to 79 . tap Wi-Fi → activate this feature. Tap Settings on the Applications screen.Settings About Settings Use this application to configure the device. Setting Wi-Fi sleep policy On the Settings screen. • WPS push button: Connect to a secured Wi-Fi network with a WPS button. set this option to Always. To use options. On the Settings screen. 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. When the screen is turned off. set application options. Setting Network notification The device can detect open Wi-Fi networks and display an icon on the status bar to notify when available. tap Wi-Fi → → Advanced → Keep Wi-Fi on during sleep. and add accounts. the device automatically turns off Wi-Fi connections. • WPS PIN entry: Connect to a secured Wi-Fi network with a WPS PIN. • Advanced: Customise Wi-Fi settings. To avoid data-usage bills. the device automatically accesses data networks if it is set to use them.

• Data usage cycle: Enter monthly reset date to monitor your data usage. and customise the settings for the limitation. On the Settings screen. Data usage Keep track of your data usage amount. 80 . email. tap Wi-Fi → Wi-Fi Direct. calendar. tap . bookmark. • Set mobile data limit: Set a limit for the mobile data usage. • Mobile data: Set the device to use data connections on any mobile network.Settings Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi Direct connects two devices directly via a Wi-Fi network without requiring an access point. • Restrict background data: Set the device to disable sync in the background while using a mobile network. • Mobile hotspots: Search for and use another device’s mobile network. Bluetooth Activate the Bluetooth feature to exchange information over short distances. To use more options. • Data roaming: Set the device to use data connections when you are roaming. and social network image data automatically. • Auto sync data: Set the device to sync contact. • Show Wi-Fi usage: Set the device to show your data usage via Wi-Fi.

• USB tethering: Use USB tethering to share the device’s mobile network connection with a computer via USB. You can use only non-network services. Wi-Fi. 81 . • Network operators: Search for available networks and select a network for roaming. Tethering and portable hotspot • Portable Wi-Fi hotspot: Use the portable Wi-Fi hotspot to share the device’s mobile network connection with computers or other devices through the Wi-Fi network. • Access Point Names: Set up access point names (APNs). Flight mode This disables all wireless functions on your device. • Bluetooth tethering: Use the Bluetooth tethering to share the device’s mobile network connection with other devices via Bluetooth. Mobile networks • Mobile data: Use to allow packet switching data networks for network services. and Bluetooth tethering. • Data roaming: Use the device to connect to another network when you are roaming or your home network is not available.Settings More settings Customise settings to control connections with other devices or networks. VPN Set up and connect to virtual private networks (VPNs). the device is used as a wireless modem for the computer. • Help: Learn more about USB. When connected to a computer.

you may incur additional charges for call forwarding depending on the region or service provider. When this feature is enabled. Blocking mode Select which notifications will be blocked or set to allow notifications for calls from specified contacts in blocking mode.Settings Home screen mode Select a Home screen mode (basic or easy). • Receive incoming calls: Set whether or not to allow incoming calls from the GPRS network while using data services. 82 . • Dual SIM always on: Set the device to allow incoming calls from the other SIM card during a call. • Data service network: Select a SIM card for data service. SIM card manager Activate your SIM cards and customise the SIM card settings.

• Font size: Change the font size. • Screen lock sound: Set the device to sound when locking or unlocking the touch screen. • Ringtone: Select a ringtone to alert you to incoming calls and notifications.Settings Sound Change settings for various sounds on the device. • Wallpaper: – – Home screen: Select a background image for the Home screen. • Dialling keypad tone: Set the device to sound when tapping the buttons on the keypad. • Device vibration: Add or select a vibration pattern. • Vibrate when ringing: Set the device to vibrate and play a ringtone for incoming calls. Display Change the settings for the display. • Volume: Adjust the volume level for call ringtones. • Brightness: Set the brightness of the display. system sounds. – – Lock screen: Select a background image for the locked screen. • Increase legibility: Sharpen the text to make it easier to read. • Touch sounds: Set the device to sound when selecting an application or option on the touch screen. 83 . music and videos. • Screen timeout: Set the length of time the device waits before turning off the display’s backlight. • Font style: Change the font type for display text. – – Home and lock screens: Select a background image for the Home screen and the locked screen. • Auto-rotate screen: Set the content to rotate automatically when the device is turned. and notifications.

Location services • Use wireless networks: Set the device to use Wi-Fi and/or mobile networks for finding the current location. Formatting a memory card permanently deletes all data from it. Battery View the amount of battery power consumed by your device. Application manager View and manage the applications on your device. 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. • Location and Google search: Set the device to use your current location for Google search and other Google services. 84 .Settings Storage View memory information for your device and memory card. or format a memory card.

This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider.Settings Lock screen Change settings for the locked screen. – – Shortcuts: Set the device to show and edit application shortcuts on the locked screen. • Screen lock: Activate the screen lock feature. Security Change settings for securing the device and the SIM card. – – Exclude multimedia files: Set the device to encrypt all files on a memory card. the device will not be able to read your encrypted files. – – Full encryption: Set the device to encrypt all files on a memory card. These settings are applied only when you set the swipe lock option. • Owner information: Enter your information that is shown on the locked screen. – – Help text: Set the device to show the help text on the locked screen. except for media files. You must enter the password each time you turn on the device. • Encrypt external SD card: – – Encrypt: Set the device to encrypt files when you save them to a memory card. If you reset your device to the factory defaults with this setting enabled. • Lock screen options: Change the settings for the locked screen. • Encrypt device: Set a password to encrypt data saved on the device. Disable this setting before resetting the device. – – Clock: Set the device to show the clock on the locked screen. 85 . – – Dual clock: Set the device to show the dual clock on the locked screen. Charge the battery before enabling this setting because it may take more than an hour to encrypt your data.

If not chosen. You can allow device administrators to apply new policies to the device. • Install from device storage: Install encrypted certificates stored on the USB storage. tap . – – Change SIM PIN: Change the PIN used to access SIM data. • Make passwords visible: By default. Default Select a default keyboard type for text input. • Device administrators: View device administrators installed on the device. • Clear credentials: Erase the credential contents from the device and reset the password. Language and input Change the settings for text input. • Block offensive words: Set the device to prevent the device from recognising offensive words in voice inputs. Language Select a display language for all menus and applications. download applications only from Play Store. Set the device to display passwords as they are entered. 86 . • Choose input languages: Select input languages for text input. • Unknown sources: Choose to install applications from any source. Google voice typing To change the voice input settings.Settings • Set up SIM card lock: – – Lock SIM card: Activate or deactivate the PIN lock feature to require the PIN before using the device. the device hides passwords for security. • Trusted credentials: Use certificates and credentials to ensure secure use of various applications.

87 . • Reset settings: Reset Samsung keyboard settings. • Portrait keyboard types: Change the keyboard layout. tap . This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. or exclamation mark. – – Auto spacing: Set the device to automatically insert a space between words. – – Character preview: Set the device to display a large image of each character tapped. question mark. • Predictive text: Activate predictive text mode to predict words based on your input and show word suggestions. • Advanced: – – Auto capitalisation: Set the device to automatically capitalise the first character after a final punctuation mark. such as a full stop. • Continuous input: Set the device to enter text by sweeping on the keyboard. – – Auto-punctuate: Set the device to insert a full stop when you double-tap the space bar. • Input languages: Select languages for text input. Switch between input modes by scrolling left or right on the keyboard. • Keyboard swipe: Enable or disable the keyboard sweeping feature for the text input mode. – – Key-tap sound: Set the device to sound when a key is touched.Settings Samsung keyboard To change the Samsung keyboard settings. • Tutorial: Learn how to enter text with the Samsung keyboard. You can also customise the word prediction settings.

Backup and reset Change the settings for managing settings and data. • Speech rate: Select a speed for the text-to-speech feature. • Back up my data: Set the device to back up settings and application data to the Google server. • Backup account: Set up or edit your Google backup account. 88 . Pointer speed Adjust the pointer speed for the mouse or trackpad connected to your device.Settings Voice search • Language: Select a language for the voice recognition. • Factory data reset: Reset settings to the factory default values and delete all data. • Driving mode: Activate driving mode to set the device to read contents aloud and specify applications to use in driving mode. • Listen to an example: Listen to the spoken text for an example. To change the settings for speech synthesis engines. • Automatic restore: Set the device to restore settings and application data when the applications are reinstalled on the device. • Speech output: Set the device to provide voice feedback to alert you to the current action. tap . Text-to-speech output • Preferred TTS engine: Select a speech synthesis engine. • Block offensive words: Hide offensive words from voice search results.

• Automatic date and time: Automatically update the time and date when moving across time zones. music. • Set time: Set the current time manually. and the FM radio by placing the device face down. • Select time zone: Set the home time zone. • Set date: Set the current date manually. • Select date format: Select a date format. • Learn about motions: View the tutorial for controlling motions. If the battery remains fully discharged or removed from the device. Motion Activate the motion feature and change settings for motion recognition. • Shake to update: Set the device to search for Bluetooth devices by shaking it. • Use 24-hour format: Display time in 24-hour format. • Turn over to mute/pause: Set the device to mute incoming calls.Settings Add account Add email or SNS accounts. 89 . the time and date is reset. alarms. • Automatic time zone: Set the device to receive time zone information from the network when you move across time zones. Date and time Access and alter the following settings to control how the device displays the time and date.

– – Listen to an example: Listen to the spoken text for an example. – – The power key ends calls: Set the device to end a call when pressing the Power button. • Tap and hold delay: Set the recognition time for tapping and holding the screen. • Enhance web accessibility: Set applications to install web scripts to make their web content more accessible. • Screen timeout: Set the length of time the device waits before turning off the display’s backlight. • TalkBack: Activate Talkback. Access and alert the following settings to improve accessibility to the device. • Auto-rotate screen: Set the interface to rotate automatically when you rotate the device. 90 . • Font size: Change the font size. – – Speech rate: Select a speed for the text-to-speech feature. • Turn off all sounds: Mute all device sounds. • Text-to-speech output: – – Preferred TTS engine: Select a speech synthesis engine. • Speak passwords: Set the device to read aloud passwords you enter with Talkback. tap . – – Driving mode: Activate driving mode to set the device to read contents aloud and specify applications to use in driving mode. which provides voice feedback. • Mono audio: Enable mono sound when listening to audio with one earbud.Settings Accessibility Accessibility services are special features for those with certain physical disabilities. To change the settings for speech synthesis engines. • Answering/ending calls: – – The home key answers calls: Set the device to answer an incoming call when pressing the Home button. • Accessibility shortcut: Add a shortcut to Accessibility on the quick menu that appears when you press and hold the Power button.

• Show pointer location: Set the device to show the coordinates and traces of the pointer when you touch the screen. • Show layout boundaries: Set the device to show boundaries. • Stay awake: Set the screen to remain on while you are charging the battery. 91 . • USB debugging: Activate USB debugging mode to connect your device to a computer with a USB cable. • Desktop backup password: Set a password to secure your backup data. • Wait for debugger: Set the device to prevent the selected application from loading until the debugger is ready. • Show touches: Set the device to show the pointer when you touch the screen. • Allow mock locations: Allow mock locations and service information to be sent to a Location Manager service for testing. • Show GPU view updates: Set the device to flash areas of the screen when they are updated with the GPU. • Show screen updates: Set the device to flash areas of the screen when they are updated.Settings Developer options Change the settings for application development. • Protect SD card: Set the device to request a confirmation when reading data from a memory card. • Window animation scale: Select a speed for opening and closing pop-up windows. • Select debug app: Select applications to debug and prevent errors when you pause debugging.

• Force GPU rendering: Set the device to use 2D hardware acceleration to improve graphic performance. • Show all ANRs: Set the device to alert you to unresponsive applications that are running in the background. 92 . • Show CPU usage: Set the device to list all active processes. • Disable hardware overlays: Set the device to hide hardware overlays. About device Access device information and update device software. • Do not keep activities: Set the device to end a running application when you launch a new application. • Strict mode: Set the device to flash the screen when applications perform long operations.Settings • Transition animation scale: Select a speed for switching between screens. • Animator duration scale: Select how long pop-up windows will be shown. • Profile GPU rendering: Set the device to check the time of GPU rendering time. • Limit background processes: Set the device to limit the number of processes that can run in the background. • Enable traces: Set the device to capture traces of application and system performance.

Protective covers may prevent the device from recognising your inputs and are not recommended for touch screen devices. usually as a result of entering your PIN incorrectly several times. • Ensure that your hands are clean and dry when tapping the touch screen. • PIN: When using the device for the first time or when the PIN requirement is enabled. • You cannot access some options without a subscription. you may lose reception. You must enter the PUK supplied by your service provider. • Ensure that your device software is upgraded to the latest version. The touch screen responds slowly or improperly If your device has a touch screen and the touch screen is not responding properly. • PUK: Your SIM card is blocked. • If the touch screen is scratched or damaged. try the following: • Remove any protective covers from the touch screen. you must enter the password you set for the device. take it to your local Samsung Service Centre. • Restart your device to clear any temporary software bugs. • PIN2: When you access a menu requiring the PIN2. you must enter the PIN supplied with the SIM card. Move to another area and try again. Contact your service provider for more details.Troubleshooting When you turn on your device or while you are using the device. you must enter the PIN2 supplied with the SIM card. it prompts you to enter one of the following codes: • Password: When the device lock feature is enabled. Your device displays network or service error messages • When you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception. For details. 93 . You can disable this feature by using the Lock SIM card menu. contact your service provider.

Troubleshooting

Your device freezes or has fatal errors
If your device freezes or hangs, you may need to close programs or reset the device to regain functionality. If your device is frozen and unresponsive, press and hold the Power button for 8-10 seconds. The device reboots automatically. If this does not solve the problem, perform a factory data reset. On the Applications screen, tap Settings → Backup and reset → Factory data reset → Reset device → Erase everything.

Calls are being dropped
When you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception, you may lose your connection to the network. Move to another area and try again.

Outgoing calls are not connected
• Ensure that you have pressed the Dial key. • Ensure that you have accessed the right cellular network. • Ensure that you have not set call barring for the phone number you are dialling.

Incoming calls are not connected
• Ensure that your device is turned on. • Ensure that you have accessed the right cellular network. • Ensure that you have not set call barring for the incoming phone number.

Others cannot hear you speaking on a call
• Ensure that you are not covering the built-in microphone. • Ensure that the microphone is close to your mouth. • If using a headset, ensure that it is properly connected.

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Troubleshooting

Audio quality is poor
• Ensure that you are not blocking the device’s internal antenna. • When you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception, you may lose reception. Move to another area and try again.

When dialling from contacts, the call is not connected
• Ensure that the correct number is stored in the contact list. • Re-enter and save the number, if necessary. • Ensure that you have not set call barring for the contact’s phone number.

The device beeps and the battery icon is empty
Your battery is low. Recharge or replace the battery to continue using the device.

The battery does not charge properly or the device turns off
• The battery terminals may be dirty. Wipe both gold-coloured contacts with a clean, soft cloth and try charging the battery again. • If the battery no longer charges completely, dispose of the old battery properly and replace it with a new battery (refer to your local ordinances for proper disposal instructions).

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. This is normal and should not affect your device’s lifespan or performance.

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Troubleshooting

Error messages appear when launching the camera
Your Samsung device must have sufficient available memory and battery power to operate the camera application. If you receive error messages when launching the camera, try the following: • Charge the battery or replace it with a battery that is fully charged. • Free some memory by transferring files to a computer or deleting files from your device. • Restart the device. If you are still having trouble with the camera application after trying these tips, contact a Samsung Service Centre.

Error messages appear when launching the FM radio
The FM radio application on your Samsung device uses the headset cable as an antenna. Without a headset connected, the FM radio cannot receive radio stations. To use the FM radio, first ensure that the headset is properly connected. Next, scan for and save the available radio stations. If you still cannot use the FM radio after performing these steps, try accessing your desired station with another radio receiver. If you can hear the station with another receiver, your device may require service. Contact a Samsung Service Centre.

Error messages appear when opening music files
Some music files may not play on your Samsung device for a variety of reasons. If you receive error messages when opening music files on your device, try the following: • Free some memory by transferring files to a computer or deleting files from your device. • Ensure that the music file is not Digital Rights Management (DRM)-protected. If the file is DRM-protected, ensure that you have the appropriate licence or key to play the file. • Ensure that your device supports the file type.

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• Ensure that you have the proper drivers installed and updated on your computer. contact a Samsung Service Centre. A connection is not established when you connect the device to a computer • Ensure that the USB cable you are using is compatible with your device. • Ensure that your device and the other Bluetooth device are within the maximum Bluetooth range (10 m). If the tips above do not solve the problem. ensure that you have Windows XP Service Pack 3 or higher installed on your computer.0 or Windows Media Player 10 or higher installed on your computer.Troubleshooting Another Bluetooth device is not located • Ensure that the Bluetooth wireless feature is activated on your device. • If you are a Windows XP user. if necessary. • Ensure that you have Samsung Kies 2. • Over time. friction between parts may cause this gap to expand slightly. • Ensure that the Bluetooth wireless feature is activated on the device you wish to connect to. A small gap appears around the outside of the device case • This gap is a necessary manufacturing feature and some minor rocking or vibration of parts may occur. 97 .

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