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Section 1: Getting Started This section helps you to quickly start using your device. Note: Unless stated otherwise, instructions in this user manual Understanding This User Manual start with the device unlocked, at the Home screen. The sections of this manual generally follow the features of your device.
Text Conventions Battery Indicator This manual provides condensed information about how to The Battery icon in the Status Bar shows the battery use your device. To make this possible, the following text power level. When battery power is 15% or less, your device conventions are used to represent often-used steps: prompts you to charge the battery.
1. Insert the USB cable into the Charging Head. Warning! While the device is charging, if the touch screen does not function due to an unstable power supply, unplug the USB power adapter from the power outlet or unplug the USB cable from the device. 3.
Turning Your Device On and Off Turning Your Device Off 1. Press and hold the Power/Lock Key. Turning Your Device On 2. At the Device options prompt, touch Power off. Press and hold the Power/Lock Key. 3. At the Power off prompt, touch OK. For more information, refer Setting Up Your Device to “Unlocking the Device”...
I understand and agree to the terms and conditions above check box. Touch Add Wi-Fi network to enter a Network SSID that is 2. If you do not agree to provide Samsung the error log not listed. data from any Software Update failure your device Touch Scan to make sure you have an accurate list of experiences, touch the No thanks button.
Got Google? Make it Google Your new device uses your Google account to fully use its This screen displays if you did not sign in to your Google Android features, including Gmail, Maps, Navigation, account. Google Talk, and Google Play. The Make it Google screen allows you to create a new The Got Google? screen allows you to sign in, if you already Google account.
Entertainment Google & Location 1. Read the information on the screen and enable either This screen displays if you signed in to your Google account. or both of the Google location services. Touch Set up a credit card, enter credit card information 2.
Retrieving Your Google Account Setup Complete Password Congratulations! Your device is set up and ready to use. Touch Finish. A Google account password is required for Google applications. If you misplace or forget your Google Account The main Home screen displays. password, follow these instructions to retrieve it: Creating a New Google Account 1.
Task Manager 4. Touch RAM manager to display the amount of Random Access Memory (RAM) currently in use. Touch Clear Your device can run applications simultaneously and some memory to clear inactive and background processes. applications run in the background. 5.
Installing a Memory Card Removing a Memory Card 1. Open the Memory Card Slot cover and turn to expose Important! To prevent damage to information stored on the the slot. memory card, unmount the card before removing it 2. With the gold contacts facing down, carefully slide the from the device.
By default, the device locks automatically when the screen times out or you can lock it manually. You can unlock the 1. Go to http://www.samsung.com/us/mobile/galaxy-tab- device using one of the default Unlock screens or, for accessories. increased security, use a personal screen unlock pattern.
Locking the device manually Tip: Touch one of the app shortcut icons and then swipe to Press the Power/Lock Key. launch that application. Unlocking the Device 1. Press the Power/Lock Key. Note: You can customize the Lock screen and set the type of The Lock screen displays.
Section 2: Understanding Your Device • This section outlines key features of your device and Messaging Features: describes the screen and the icons that appear when the – Gmail device is in use. It also shows how to navigate through the –...
7. External Speakers: Used in music or video playback, Warning! This device does not support some USB storage notification tones, and for other sounds. media devices. For more information, refer to “Galaxy Tab Accessories” on page 15. Front View The following items can be found on the front of your device as illustrated.
Back View 1. 3.5mm Headset Jack: Plug in for headphones. 2. Camera Lens: Used when taking photos or recording videos. 3. Memory Card Slot: Install a memory card for storage of files. 4. Charger/Accessory Port: Plug in a USB cable for charging or to sync music and files.
Home Screen The Home screen is the starting point for using your device. Note: Unless stated otherwise, instructions in this user manual start with the device unlocked, at the Home screen. 1. System Bar: The area along the bottom of the Home screen where you can find navigation buttons and icons that show notifications, battery power, and connection details.
Customizing the Home Screens 7. Home screen: The starting point for using your device. Place shortcuts, widgets, and other items to customize To customize the Home screens to suit your preferences: your device to your needs. 1. Navigate to one of the Home screen panels. 8.
Adding and Removing Home Screen Panels Your device comes with seven Home screen panels. You can customize the Home screen by removing or adding panels. Note: The panel in the center position displays when you touch Home. From a Home screen, pinch the screen from the left and right side to the center to display the editing screen.
Navigating Your Device Screen Capture Use command buttons and the touch screen to navigate. Touch and hold the Power/Lock Key and Home Command Buttons to capture and save an image of the current screen. Back Note: A copy of the screenshot is automatically saved to the Back to return to the previous screen, option, or Touch clipboard.
Screen Navigation For example: • Touch Pinch a photo in Gallery to zoom in. • Pinch a webpage to zoom in or out. Touch items to select or launch them. For example: Notifications • Touch the on-screen keyboard to enter characters or text. •...
Quick Settings Note: This screen displays both Status Details and Quick To view and control the most common settings for your Settings and is referred to by both names in this manual. tablet, as well as accessing the complete Settings application, open the Quick Settings panel.
6. Touch Home, Back, or swipe up to close Sweep the pop-up to the left to see additional settings. the Status Details screen. • Blocking mode: When enabled, notifications for selected Notifications display in the System Bar and, in some cases, features will be disabled.
Music player: Music is playing. Display the Status Wi-Fi Direct: Displays when Wi-Fi Direct is active Details to see the song title and music player and your tablet is connected to another device. For controls. For more information, refer to “Music more information, refer to “Wi-Fi Direct”...
Status Bar Battery Fully Charged: When the battery is fully charged, this indicator is displayed. The Status Bar is part of the System Bar and displays icons to show network status, battery power, and other details. Airplane Mode: Indicates that the Airplane Mode is active, which allows you to use many of your Battery Level: Shown fully charged.
Adding Widgets to a Home screen There are also other application shortcuts on the Home 1. Navigate to the Home screen on which you want to screens, such as Dropbox, Samsung Apps, and Play Store. Apps. place the Widget and touch For more information, refer to “More Application Information”...
Removing Widgets 4. Touch and hold the application icon until the Home screen displays, then slide your finger where you want Touch and hold the Widget until the Remove icon to place the icon and release it. displays, then drag the widget to the Remove icon. For more information, refer to “Apps Screen”...
Folders To add an App shortcut to a folder: 1. Add the App shortcut to the Home screen that the Place Folders on a Home screen to organize items together. folder is on. Adding Folders 2. Touch and hold the App shortcut, drag it to the folder, To create a folder on a Home page: and drop it.
Wallpapers • Wallpapers: Choose from pre-loaded wallpaper images. Touch an image to view it. Touch Set wallpaper to save it as You can choose a picture to display on the Home Screen, wallpaper. Touch Back to return to the Home screen. Lock screen, or on both the Home and Lock screens.
Application Information To manually change the order of the icons on the Apps screen: To view information about an App, such as the amount of 1. From a Home screen, touch Apps. storage it uses, force the App to stop, uninstall updates, and 2.
• your finger or use speech recognition. Samsung keyboard. You can enable predictive text, to have the Samsung You can set a default text entry method in Settings. For more keyboard match your key touches to common words and information, refer to “Keyboards and Input Methods” on displays them.
Configuring the Samsung Keyboard To enter common symbols, touch to switch to symbol You can configure the Samsung keyboard to your mode, then touch the corresponding key. preferences. While entering text: There are two pages of symbols. Touch...
For more information about enabling Voice input, see “Using Note: Enable Predictive text in Samsung keyboard settings. Google Voice Typing” on page 38 For more information, refer to “Configuring the Samsung Editing Text Keyboard”...
Editing Existing Text 3. Depending on the action you want to take for the selected text, in the Application bar touch: To edit text that you have entered: • Select all to highlight all text in the field. 1. Touch the text at the point you want to edit. •...
2. Touch a text block to paste that text where the Cursor is clearly and distinctly into the microphone. positioned. The software converts your voice to text, which is displayed in the message. 3. Keep speaking to add more text. 4. Touch to display the Samsung keyboard. Understanding Your Device...
Server: Add a server to sync and access your data. • Samsung account: Add your Samsung account. For more Setting Up Your Accounts information, refer to “Signing In to your Samsung Account” Set up and manage your synchronized accounts with the on page 142. Accounts setting.
Contacts • Some fields have preset values. Touch the field and touch the desired value. For example, touch the Label tab and Store contact information for your friends, family, and touch a label for the field. colleagues to quickly access information or to send a message.
Updating Contacts Managing Photo IDs To update an existing contact: To remove or update a contact’s Photo ID: 1. Touch Contacts. 1. Touch Contacts. 2. Touch a contact in the Contacts list to view its 2. Touch a contact in the Contacts list to view its information.
Joining Contacts • Favorites: Show only your favorite, or starred, contacts. For 1. Touch Contacts. more information, refer to “Favorites” on page 46. • Contacts: Show all your contacts. Touch the Search field and 2. Touch a contact in the Contacts list to view its enter a keyword to list contacts that contain that keyword.
Sharing Contact Information Importing and Exporting Contacts You can send a contact’s information by way of Bluetooth to To back up and restore your contacts information, you can other Bluetooth devices or in an Email or Gmail as an export your contacts list to a storage device, such as a PC, or attachment.
Groups Renaming a Group To rename a group that you created: Assign contacts to Groups to make searching for contacts 1. Touch Contacts. faster or to quickly send messages to group members. Creating a New Group 2. Touch Groups and then touch the group you want to rename.
Adding Group Members Removing Group Members To add a contact to a group, just Edit a contact’s Group field. To remove contacts from a group: For more information, refer to “Updating Contacts” on 1. Touch Contacts. page 41. 2. Touch Groups and then touch the group from which you To add multiple contacts to a group: want to remove members.
Favorites Note: Touch Groups above the Contacts List and then touch Mark contact records with a gold star to identify them Starred in Android to list the Favorites that are being as favorites. saved on your Google account. Adding Favorites Removing Favorites To add a contact to the Favorites list: 1.
Section 4: Messaging Gmail This section describes how to send and receive messages and other features associated with messaging. Send and receive email with Gmail, Google’s web-based Types of Messages email. Your device supports these types of messages: To access Gmail: •...
Email Refreshing Your Gmail Account Refresh your account to update your device from the Gmail Use Email to view and manage all your email accounts in one servers. application. 1. Touch Gmail. To access Email: 2. In the Application Bar, touch Refresh.
Managing Your Email Accounts 4. Touch Next to go to the next screen or touch Previous to go to the Apps screen. You can view email you receive for all accounts in the Combined view screen or you can view email accounts Note: For Exchange ActiveSync accounts, the Activate device individually.
Deleting Email Accounts • Confirm deletions: Touch the box to enable or disable this option. A check mark indicates that deletions must be To delete an Email account: confirmed. 1. Touch Email. • Quick responses: Edit text that you frequently use in emails. 2.
Composing and Sending Email Google Talk 1. Touch Email. Talk is Google’s instant messaging and audio and video chat 2. If you have multiple accounts set up, choose an service. You can use it to communicate, in real time, with other people who also use Google Talk on another Android account from the menu at the top of the screen.
2. Follow the on-screen instructions to invite friends to 4. Touch Menu Settings to configure your Google+ chat. preferences. You can invite anyone with a Google Account to 5. Touch Menu Help to display additional help become your friend in Google Talk, so you can chat information.
ChatON A smart-messaging app that gives you a host of innovative ways to stay connected with all your friends and family, regardless of their device or platform. Use ChatON to send and receive instant messages from any device that has a mobile phone number.
Section 5: Internet and Social Networking This section describes the various Internet and social Touch and speak the search criteria slowly and networking applications available on your device such as clearly. Google searches for the information and Google and Voice Search, Google+, Internet, Local, Maps, displays results.
Google+ Touching and Dragging • Touch and drag your finger on the screen to navigate pages and Share updates and see what is going on around you with to reposition pages within the screen. Google+ for mobile. Entering Text in a Field To get started: •...
Using Browser Windows 3. Touch a match to complete the URL. – or – You can have multiple windows open at one time and easily switch between windows. Continue entering characters and touch the Go key to 1. Touch Internet. load the page.
Internet Quick Controls 5. To cancel, display the Quick controls and touch Settings Labs and touch Quick controls to Use Quick Controls to maximize your viewing area while uncheck it. browsing the internet. Local 1. Touch Internet. 2. While viewing a webpage, touch Menu Settings Google Local is an application that uses Google Maps and...
5. Touch your location at the bottom of the Local pop-up Tip: Rotate the device to landscape mode for convenient to write or view reviews, check in here, and so on. browsing. 6. For more information touch Menu Help. Maps Scrolling •...
Navigation Play Books Use Google Navigation to find a destination and to get Use the Play Books app to read eBooks from the Internet- walking or driving directions. based Google Play Books service. Google eBooks is a new way to discover, buy, and enjoy your favorite books online Navigation works best when Wi-Fi is enabled.
Play Magazines YouTube Google Play Magazines helps you subscribe to your favorite View and upload YouTube videos right from your device. magazines so you can have them available to read on your Apps From a Home screen, touch tablet at your leisure. YouTube.
Section 6: Music Google Play Music This section explains how to use the music features of your device including the Music app, the Music Player, and the Google Play Music is a new service from Google that gives Music Hub. you instant access to your personal music collection on the Listening to Music Internet and your compatible Android devices without the...
Changing Library View Play Music Options You can change the way you view the contents of your Options are available for playing songs, albums, or playlists: library. 1. Touch Play Music. 1. Touch Play Music. 2. Touch an album or song. 2.
Shopping for Music at the Play Store Making Online Music Available Offline To visit the Google Play Store where you can find and buy In addition to playing the music that you add to your online music: library, you can play music stored on your device’s internal storage.
Music Player Searching for Music To find music in your library: Music Player plays songs stored on your tablet or an installed 1. Touch Music Player. memory card. 2. Touch Search and use the keyboard to type the To access Music Player: 1.
Adding Songs to or Removing Songs from Playlists – Music auto off: Set the option Off or set your music to turn off 1. Touch Add to playlist and touch a playlist. automatically by touching one of the time values. –...
Accessing the Music Player Playing a Playlist 1. Touch the Playlists tab. If you navigate away from the Music Player application and 2. Touch Favorites, Most played, or Recently added, or music is playing, the Music notification icon is displayed in the System Bar.
Music Player Screen During playback, use the sound and playlist controls: 1. Volume: Touch to toggle Silent and Sound mode, then touch and drag on the scale to set volume. You can also press the Volume Key on the side of the device to adjust playback volume.
Options While Playing a Song 8. Shuffle: When enabled, songs play in random order. When disabled, songs play in the order they appear in There are various options and controls available while a song List view. is playing: 9. Progress Bar: Touch and drag the end of the progress 1.
Section 7: Photos and Video 2. Touch OK to change the storage location to memory This section explains how to use your device’s built-in camera and camcorder, the Video Player app to view and card. manage videos, and the Gallery app to view, capture, and –...
Camera Screen Taking Photos The following items can be found on the Camers screen as To take a photo: illustrated: 1. Touch Camera. 1. Settings Shortcuts 2. Using the display as a viewfinder, compose your photo 2. GPS Active by aiming the lens at the subject. 3.
Camera Settings Configuring Camera Settings To configure Camera settings: Before you start taking photos, use the camera settings to configure the camera for best results. Camera settings are While in Camera mode, touch a settings shortcut or represented by icons on the left side of the screen. Settings to configure the following camera touch Editing Camera Settings Shortcuts...
• Shooting mode: Choose an automatic shooting mode, from: • Brightness: Use the slider to set the brightness value. – Single shot: Take a single photo. • Timer: Set a delay time to wait between touching the Camera – button and taking a photo. Panorama: Touch the Camera button to take a photo, then use the on-screen guideline to move the viewfinder and take the •...
Camcorder Use your device’s built-in Camcorder to record high- definition video in 1080p resolution. 1. Touch Camera. 2. Slide the Mode button to the Camcorder setting. The Camcorder screen displays. Camcorder Screen The following items can be found on the Camcorder screen as illustrated: 1.
Recording Videos Camcorder Settings 1. Touch Camera. Before you start taking videos, use the camcorder settings to configure the camcorder for best results. Camcorder settings 2. Slide the Mode button to the Camcorder are represented by icons on the left side of the screen. setting.
Configuring Camcorder Settings • Resolution: Set a size for the video. • White balance: Set the light source. To configure Camcorder settings: • Guidelines: Enable or disable an on-screen grid to aid in video While in Camcorder mode, touch a settings shortcut or composition.
4. Sweep across the screen to display the next or 9. Touch Menu to select Set as to assign a photo as a previous photo or video. (Videos are indicated by the Contact photo or a Home screen, Lock screen, or Home Play button.) and lock screens wallpaper.
Video Player Touch and drag the white dot on the progress bar to fast forward or rewind the video. Touch the left Use Video Player to view and manage videos stored on your end of the progress bar to restart the video. Touch the tablet.
5. Touch a video to play it. While playing a video, touch 10. During playback, touch Menu for options: • Share via: Share the video. Touch an option, such as the screen to display or hide on-screen playback controls. Bluetooth, and follow the on-screen instructions. 6.
Gallery 5. Touch Menu to display the following options: • Slideshow: View a slideshow of the available pictures and Use Gallery to view, capture, and manage photos and videos. videos. Note: Photos and videos are stored in the /storage/sdcard0/ • New album: Create a new album. Use the keyboard to enter a DCIM/Camera folder, photos as jpg files and videos as name for the album.
Viewing Groups of Photos and Videos Viewing Photos and Videos 1. Touch Gallery. 1. Touch Gallery. 2. Touch a category and then a group to view it. 2. Touch a category and then a group to view it, and then touch a photo or video thumbnail.
7. Touch the to choose from Start slideshow and that person. Slideshow settings. • Print: Print the current photo to a Samsung printer. 8. To delete the photo or video being displayed, touch • Rename: Enter an new file name. Delete.
Setting a Picture As Tip: To change wallpaper, see “Wallpapers” on page 32. You can use the photos you take as a contact’s photo or as wallpaper for the Home or Lock screen: Playing Videos 1. Touch Gallery. 1. Touch Gallery.
Sharing Photos and Videos Share photos and videos with your friends. 1. Touch Gallery. 2. Touch a category and then a group to display thumbnails. 3. Touch Menu Select item. 4. Touch one or more photos and videos to highlight them for sharing.
Section 8: Connections Finding Wi-Fi Networks Your device includes features to connect to the internet and to other devices by using Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or a USB cable. You can have your device automatically notify you of Wi-Fi available networks. For more information, refer to “Advanced Settings”...
Adding a Wi-Fi Network Manually Turning Wi-Fi Off 1. From any screen, touch the top of the screen and 1. From a Home screen, touch Apps swipe downward. Settings. The Status Details screen displays. 2. Under Wireless and network, on the Wi-Fi tab, touch the OFF / ON icon to turn Wi-Fi on.
Wi-Fi Direct 6. On that device, touch Accept. You have 30 seconds to touch Accept on the device to Wi-Fi Direct allows device-to-device connections so you can which you want to connect for the connection to be transfer large amounts of data over a Wi-Fi connection. made.
Bluetooth Sharing Information with Connected Device To share videos, photos, or other information with the Bluetooth is a short-range wireless communications connected device, follow these steps: technology for exchanging information over a distance of 1. View the information that you want to share. For about 30 feet.
Pairing with a Bluetooth Device 5. From the list of found devices, touch the target device, then follow the prompts to complete the pairing: Search for a Bluetooth device and pair with it, to exchange • If the target device requires a PIN, enter a PIN for the target information between your device and the target device.
Receiving Data from a Bluetooth Device Managing Downloads To receive data from a Bluetooth device: Files, apps, and other items you download in Internet, Gmail, 1. Turn Bluetooth on. For more information, refer to Email, or in other ways, are stored on your tablet’s internal storage.
Uninstalling an App To uninstall an app from the Apps screen: 1. From a Home screen, touch Apps. Apps come pre-installed on your device and you can download additional apps from Google Play. If you decide to, 2. Touch Menu Uninstall to display the Uninstall you can uninstall apps you downloaded from Google Play and screen.
Kies Via Wi-Fi Connecting With Samsung Kies 1. Install Samsung Kies software on your PC. Samsung Kies is a software that enables you to update your device firmware, synchronize files, and transfer data to and Warning! Close any running applications before connecting from your device directly by connecting to the PC.
Memory Card Formatting a Memory Card Formatting erases all content from the memory card and Your device supports removable microSD or microSDHC prepares it for use with your device. memory cards for storing music, photos, videos, and files. Formatting a Memory Card Using Your Device Installing and Removing a Memory Card 1.
Synchronizing with Windows Media Connecting as a Mass Storage Device Player You can connect your device to a PC as a removable disk and access the file directory. If you insert a memory card in the Ensure that Windows Media Player is installed on your PC. device, you can also access the files directory from the 1.
Section 9: Applications GPS Applications This section contains a description of each application that is available on the Apps screen, its function, and how to GPS applications allow you to achieve real-time, navigate through that particular application. If the application GPS-enabled, turn-by-turn navigation and to access local is already described in another section of this user manual, searches based on a variety of category parameters.
Alarm Important! If you touch or cover the internal GPS antenna Set alarms for reminders or for wake-up times. while using GPS services, it may impede the GPS Adding and Configuring Alarms signal resulting in the GPS services not working in an optimal manner.
Activating Alarms Turning Off an Alarm 1. Touch Alarm. When the alarm sounds, to turn off the alarm: 2. To activate or deactivate the alarm, touch Turn Touch and drag to the right. alarm on. A gray alarm means the alarm is deactivated. Setting the Snooze Feature 3.
Calculator Camera The Calculator provides the basic arithmetic functions to Take photos and record video with your device’s built in solve simple arithmetic problems and advanced operators to Camera. solve more complex problems. For more information, refer to “Camera” on page 69. 1.
Contacts 6. Touch Sort by size or Sort by date, at the bottom of the Downloads pop-up, to switch back and forth. Touch Store contact information for your friends, family and Clear list to cancel the download and clear the colleagues, to quickly access information or to send a download history.
Download the Desktop Application Email 1. Use your computer’s browser to navigate to: Send and receive email using popular email services. For http://www.dropbox.com/. more information, refer to “Email” on page 48. Touch Email. 2. Follow the on-screen instructions to install this Flipboard application on your target computer containing the desired files.
Gallery Gmail Use Gallery to view, capture, and manage photos and videos. Send and receive email with Gmail, Google’s web-based email. For more information, refer to “Gmail” on page 47. For more information, refer to “Gallery” on page 79. Touch Gmail.
Google+ 2. Navigate to the file you want to share and touch Share via Group Play. Share updates and see what is going on around you with For more information, refer to “Gallery” on page 79. Google+ for mobile. For more information, refer to “Google+” on page 55. Note: After the initial Group Play request, touch Group Play instead of Share.
Help Using Group Play Directly You can also access Group Play from the Applications screen. Use this app to learn more about your camera, change 1. Touch Group Play. important settings, use key applications, and link to product videos. The Group Play screen displays. 1.
Maps Memo Viewing Options While viewing your Memos: Use Google Maps to find your current location, get directions, 1. Touch List to view your memos in a list mode. and other location-based information. For more information, refer to “Maps” on page 58. Touch an entry in the list on the left to view the memo on the right of the screen.
Messenger My Files With Google Messenger, you can bring groups of friends Find, view, and manage folders and files, such as music files, together into a simple group conversation. photo files, video files, and so on, stored on your tablet. If the file is associated with an application on your device, you can For more information, refer to “Messenger”...
Navigation Display mode: Enable thumbnails for each file. Use Google Navigation to find a destination and get walking – or – or driving directions. Enable list mode. For more information, refer to “Navigation” on page 59. Touch Navigation. Home: Display the root directory. Play Books Google eBooks is a new way to discover, buy, and enjoy your Create folder: Create a new folder in the...
Play Movies & TV Play Store Any movie you rent from the Google Play Store can be Google Play Store provides access to downloadable downloaded for offline viewing through this application. In applications and games to install on your device. It also addition, the Play Movies &...
Updates to Downloaded Apps Polaris Office You can check for new versions of applications by visiting the Polaris Office Mobile for Android is a Microsoft Office Google Play Store. Items that have a new version available compatible office suite. This application provides a central will say Update.
S Planner • List: Display only event and task names and dates for a selected year. Touch a year at the bottom of the screen to Your device includes a powerful planner to help you organize display another year. Touch a date to hide or show the event or your schedules more conveniently and effectively.
Creating an Event or Task 6. Touch Menu to select from the following options: • Go to: Use this option to go directly to a different date using the To create an event or task: calendar function. 1. Touch S Planner. •...
Managing Events Add Additional S Planner Accounts You can delete, send, and edit events on your mobile device: To add additional accounts: 1. Touch S Planner. 1. Touch S Planner Calendars Add account. – or – 2. Touch an event. Settings Add account.
The S Voice app enables you to perform various tasks simply on-screen keyboard to input information. by speaking. • Touching the check box next to some fields may make 1. Touch S Voice. additional fields available. The Samsung Disclaimer for S Voice displays. • Touch Help for more information.
Samsung Apps Screen Saver Connect to Samsung Apps and make your smart device even When your tablet screen automatically times out, instead of a smarter. Simply and easily download an abundance of blank screen, enable the Galaxy Note Screen Saver, which is...
Smart Remote Talk Allows you to locate and watch programming on your TV and Use Google Talk to chat with other Google Talk users. then control your entertainment system with gestures from For more information, refer to “Google Talk” on page 51. the device.
For more information, refer to “Signing In to your 2. Touch Menu for the following options. Samsung Account” on page 142. • Sign in: Sign in to your Samsung account to improve your Initial Configuration WatchON experience. 1. Touch WatchON.
Section 10: Settings Wi-Fi This section explains Settings for customizing your device. Accessing Settings Your device supports Wi-Fi a/b/g/n. Use Wi-Fi settings to manage your device’s Wi-Fi connections. To access Settings: For more information about using your device’s Wi-Fi From a Home screen, touch Apps features, see “Wi-Fi”...
Scan for Wi-Fi Networks Advanced Settings To make sure you have an accurate list of Wi-Fi networks. Set up and manage wireless access points. 1. Touch Settings Wi-Fi. Touch Settings Wi-Fi, and then touch Scan. 2. Touch Menu Advanced. Add Wi-Fi Network The following options display: To open a dialog where you can add a Wi-Fi network by entering its Network SSID (the name it broadcasts), security...
Wi-Fi Direct Settings 5. Touch End connection OK to end the Wi-Fi Direct connection. You can configure your device to connect directly with other Wi-Fi capable devices. This is an easy way to transfer data For more information, refer to “Wi-Fi Direct” on page 86. between devices.
Data Usage Additional Bluetooth Settings When Bluetooth is on, additional settings are available. From this screen you can view the Wi-Fi or Ethernet data 1. Touch Settings Bluetooth. usage. 1. Touch Settings Data usage. 2. Touch Scan to scan for nearby discoverable devices. After searching, touch a device to pair with it.
More Settings Touch the top of the screen and swipe downward, to display the Quick Settings, and then touch Airplane This tab displays additional wireless and network mode. information. Settings More settings. Touch For more information, refer to “Quick Settings” on page 25.
Connecting To a VPN 1. Touch Settings More settings VPN. The VPN settings menu allows you to set up and manage Virtual Private Networks (VPNs). 2. Touch the VPN to which you want to connect. 3. In the pop-up that opens, enter any requested Important! Before you can use a VPN you must establish and credentials.
Nearby Devices • Allowed devices list: Indicate the devices accessible to your device. This option allows you to share your media files with nearby DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) enabled devices. • Not-allowed devices list: Indicate the devices not accessible to your device.
Device Sound Volume This section of the Settings screen contains settings for your device. Set the volume level for all types of sounds. Blocking Mode 1. Touch Settings Sound Volume. 2. Touch and drag the sliders to set the volume for: When enabled, notifications for selected features are •...
System 2. Touch Home screen, Lock screen, or Home and lock screens. You can activate or deactivate both touch and screen lock sounds. The Select wallpaper from screen displays the 1. Touch Settings Sound. following options: Gallery, Live wallpapers, and 2.
Storage Screen Timeout Set the length of delay between the last key press or screen From this menu you can view the device memory or mount, touch and the automatic screen timeout (dim and lock). unmount, or format an SD card. 1.
Power Saving Mode Unmounting an SD Card 1. Touch Settings Storage. When enabled, your device automatically analyzes the 2. Touch Unmount SD card. screen and adjusts the brightness to conserve battery power. 1. Touch Settings Power saving mode. 3. At the prompt, select OK to safely unmount the memory card.
Battery Application Manager See how much battery power is used for device activities. You can download and install applications from Google Play or create applications using the Android SDK and install them 1. Touch Settings Battery. on your device. Use Application manager settings to manage The battery level displays in percentage.
Downloaded • Uninstall: Deletes the application from the tablet. Displays apps you have downloaded onto your device. For more information, refer to “Uninstalling an App” on page 90. 1. Touch Settings Application manager. • Clear data: Clears application data from memory. 2.
Running Services Note: Options vary by application. View and control services running on your device. 1. Touch Settings Application manager. Personal 2. Touch the RUNNING tab. This section of the Settings screen lets you manage the All the applications that are currently running on the personal settings for your device.
Lock Screen Note: Additional options are available based on the Screen lock Screen Lock setting. Choose settings for unlocking your screen. For more information about using the lock and unlock features, see With Swipe Lock “Securing Your Device” on page 15. Display a lock screen that has to be swiped and then display 1.
Lock Screen Options • Wake up in lock screen: Unlock the screen using wake-up command when swipe or motion lock is enabled. You can customize the Lock screen with the lock screen options. • Set wake-up command: Set the wake-up command if Wake 1.
Security Owner Information Encryption Use this option to enable or disable whether to show owner information on the lock screen. To require a numeric PIN or password to decrypt your tablet 1. Touch Settings Lock screen. each time you power it on or encrypt the data on your SD card each time it is connected: 2.
Enable or Disable Remote Controls Use this option to allow your device to be locked and tracked, Once you have signed in to your Samsung Account, you can and for your data to be deleted remotely. You must sign up enable or disable Remote controls.
Device Administration Find My Mobile Web Page To launch the Find My Mobile web page: To add or remove device administrators: 1. Touch Settings Security Find my mobile web 1. Touch Settings Security. page. 2. Touch Device administrators. 2. Select which application to launch the application. Enable or disable installation of non-Google Play Touch Internet or Chrome and select Always or Just applications.
Credential Storage 5. Touch OK to return to the certificate list. Trusted Credentials When enabled, a check mark appears in the check box. If a certificate authority (CA) certificate gets compromised or for some other reason you do not trust it, you can disable or Install from Device Storage remove it.
Touch the All tab to download speech recognition 2. Touch Default and select a keyboard. for other languages. Samsung keyboard is the only selection available for this device. 3. Touch Set up input methods. 4. Touch Google voice typing to automatically use Google voice typing.
To configure the Samsung keyboard: – Learn from Contacts: Allow your device to learn your Contacts Touch next to Samsung keyboard to display the style. following options: – Clear remote data: Delete your anonymous data stored on the •...
• Bluetooth headset: Record audio through a Bluetooth on-screen key. headset, if available. • Tutorial: Displays help for using the Samsung keyboard and Voice output provides audible readout of text, for example, XT9 predictive text. the contents of email messages.
Mouse/trackpad Backup and Restore This option sets your Pointer speed. To enable or disable backup of your information to the Google server. 1. Touch Settings Language and input. 1. Touch Settings Backup and reset. 2. Touch Pointer speed then drag the slider to the right to 2.
3. Touch variety of services to display information about Samsung services that are available. Dock 4. If you have no Samsung account, touch Create new To enable your tablet to play sounds when inserting and account. removing the device from the dock: –...
Date and Time Accessibility By default, your device receives date and time information Accessibility services are special features to make using the from the wireless network. When you are outside network device easier for those with certain physical disabilities. Use coverage, you may want to set date and time information the Accessibility settings to activate these services.
System • Show shortcut: Set this option to display an Accessibility 1. Touch Settings Accessibility. shortcut on the Device options pop-up when you press and hold the power key. 2. Configure the following settings: Services • Auto-rotate screen: When this option is checked, the screen orientation changes when you rotate the device.
Vision Hearing To set vision options: To set hearing options: 1. Touch Settings Accessibility. 1. Touch Settings Accessibility. 2. Configure the following settings: 2. Configure the following settings: • Font size: Set the font size. • Mono Audio: When Mono audio is enabled, you can listen through one earphone to mono audio sound.
• Legal information: Touch an option to display open source 2. Touch the OFF / ON icon at the top of the licenses, Google and Samsung legal information, Privacy Alert, screen to activate developer options. and license settings. 3. Touch an option to enable it. When enabled, a check mark appears in the check box.
Software Update Software Update Options To register your device and check for a software update: The Software Update feature enables you to use your device to connect to the network and download any new software 1. Touch Settings About device directly to your device.
Section 11: Health and Safety Information This device is capable of operating in Wi-Fi mode in the 2.4 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has published and 5 GHz bands. The FCC requires that devices operating information for consumers relating to Radio Frequency (RF) within 5.15-5.25 GHz may only be used indoors, not outside, exposure from wireless phones.
mode. Whereas high levels of RF can produce health effects While RF energy does not ionize particles, large amounts can (by heating tissue), exposure to low level RF that does not increase body temperatures and cause tissue damage. Two produce heating effects causes no known adverse health areas of the body, the eyes and the testes, are particularly effects.
Risk of Brain Cancer from Exposure to Radio Results of this study did NOT show that cell phones caused Frequency Fields in Childhood and Adolescence brain cancer. In this study, most people had no increased risk (MOBI-KIDS) of brain cancer from using cell phones. For people with the heaviest use of cell phones (an average of more than ½...
Reducing Exposure: Hands-Free Kits and Other Cell Phone Industry Actions Accessories Although the existing scientific data do not justify FDA Steps to Reduce Exposure to Radio Frequency Energy regulatory actions, the FDA has urged the cell phone industry to take a number of steps, including the following: If there is a risk from being exposed to radio frequency •...
Children and Cell Phones Because there are no known risks from exposure to RF emissions from cell phones, there is no reason to believe that The scientific evidence does not show a danger to any users hands-free kits reduce risks. Hands-free kits can be used for of cell phones from RF exposure, including children and convenience and comfort.
Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): Certification Information http://www.epa.gov/radtown/wireless-tech.html. • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA): Your wireless mobile device is a radio transmitter and http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/radiofrequencyradiation/. receiver. It is designed and manufactured not to exceed the (Note: This web address is case sensitive.) exposure limits for Radio Frequency (RF) energy set by the •...
The SAR information for this device can also be found on This is because the mobile device is designed to operate at Samsung’s website: http://www.samsung.com/sar. multiple power levels so as to use only the power required to SAR information on this and other model mobile devices can reach the network.
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Check the laws and regulations on the use of mobile devices Laws in some states may prohibit mounting this device on or and their accessories in the areas where you drive. Always near the windshield of an automobile. In other states, the law obey them.
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Using excessive force or a metallic object when may be shared with third-parties, including your wireless pressing on the touch-screen may damage the service provider, applications providers, Samsung, and other tempered glass surface and void the warranty. For third-parties providing services.
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cloth slightly dampened in a mild soap-and-water permanent noise-induced hearing loss. This includes the use ® solution. of headphones (including headsets, earbuds, and Bluetooth or other wireless devices). Shock or vibration Exposure to very loud sound has also been associated in Do not drop, knock, or shake the mobile device.
• When using headphones, turn the volume down if you cannot You can obtain additional information on this subject from the following sources: hear the people speaking near you or if the person sitting next to you can hear what you are listening to. American Academy of Audiology •...
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Posted Facilities • Should read and follow the directions from the manufacturer of your implantable medical device. If you have any questions about Switch your mobile device off in any facility where posted using your wireless mobile device with an implantable medical notices require you to do so.
When your Device is Wet the National Fire Protection Standard (NFPA-58). For a copy of this standard, contact the National Fire Protection Do not turn on your device if it is wet. If your device is Association. already on, turn it off and remove the battery immediately, if Cautions applicable (if the device will not turn off or you cannot remove the battery, leave it as-is).
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Index Bluetooth setting a photo as contact icon 82 pairing with a device 88 starred contacts 46 Accounts settings 118 updating 41 setting up 39 turning on or off 87 Adobe PDF 107 Alarm Display / Touch-Screen 159 Camcorder Display settings Turning Off 96 Android keyboard recording video 74...
deleting accounts 50 your account 10 refreshing 49 YouTube 60 Kies 91 Exposure to Radio Frequency (RF) Google Messenger 52 via Wi-Fi 122 Signals 148 Google Play 106 Google Search 100 Language and input settings Google+ 55 FCC Notice and Cautions 165 select language 136 GPS 159 Firmware Update 91...
Primary Shortcuts 29 Samsung Kies 91 Polaris Office 107 screen 24 Samsung Link 112 Powering On and Off 8 Nearby Devices Samsung Mobile Products and Predictive Text 137 settings 122 Recycling 158 Privacy settings status 27 Screen Capture 101 factory data reset 140...
Shortcuts 30 as a mass storage device 93 Wi-Fi Direct 27 Smart Practices While Driving 155 mass storage device 93 Windows Media Player Smart Remote 113 Windows Media Player 93 synchronizing with 93 Snooze 96 Wireless Networking Social Hub 179 Bluetooth 87 Videos Software Update 147...