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Confirming the Default Image and Video Storage Location ..26 Creating a Samsung Account ......27 Voice Mail .
Entering Text Using Swype ......116 Using the Samsung Keyboard ......124 Using Predictive Text .
Contact List Options ........146 Contact Menu Options ....... . 147 Contact Entry Options .
Camera Options ........211 Sharing Pictures .
Help ..........290 Internet .
PC Connections ........344 Wi-Fi .
Battery Use and Safety ....... . 444 Samsung Mobile Products and Recycling ....447 UL Certified Travel Charger .
Section 1: Getting Started This section explains how to get started with your phone by installing and charging the battery, installing the optional memory card, and setting up your voice mail. Before using your device for the first time, you’ll need to install and charge the battery.
Special Text Throughout this manual, you’ll find text that is set apart from the rest. These are intended to point out important information, share quick methods for activating features, to define terms, and more. The definitions for these methods are as follows: •...
Text Conventions This manual provides condensed information about how to use your phone. To make this possible, the following text conventions are used to represent often-used steps: Arrows are used to represent the sequence of selecting successive options in longer, or repetitive, procedures.
To remove the battery cover: 1. Hold the device firmly and locate the cover release latch. 2. Place your fingernail in the opening and firmly “pop” the cover off the device (similar to a soda can). Release Latch To replace the battery cover: Position the battery cover over the battery compartment and press down until you hear a click.
Installing the microSD Memory Card Your device supports an optional (external) microSD™ memory cards for storage of media such as music, pictures, video and other files. The SD card is designed for use with this mobile device and other devices. Note: microSD memory cards include capacities of up to 2GB.
Correct Incorrect Removing the microSD Memory Card 1. Remove the battery cover. 2. Firmly press the card into the slot and release it. The card should pop partially out of the slot. 3. Remove the card from the slot. 4. Replace the battery cover.
Battery Before using your device for the first time, install the battery and charge it fully. Important! Before removing or replacing the battery, make sure the device is switched off. To turn the device off, hold down key until the power-off image displays, then tap Power off.
Removing the Battery Grip the battery at the top end (3) and lift it up and out of the battery compartment (4). Installing Battery Removing Battery...
Use only approved batteries and chargers. Ask your local Samsung dealer for further details. Before using your device for the first time, you must fully charge the battery.
Note: Verify that the battery is installed prior to connecting the wall charger. If both the wall charger is connected and the battery is not installed, the handset will power cycle continuously and prevent proper operation. Failure to unplug the wall charger before you remove the battery, can cause the device to become damaged.
Incorrect Correct Note: This illustration displays both the correct and incorrect orientation for connecting the charger. If the charger is incorrectly connected, damage to the accessory port will occur therefore voiding the phone’s warranty. 5. When charging is finished, first unplug the charger’s power plug from the AC wall outlet, then disconnect the charger’s connector from the phone.
Important! If your handset has a touch screen display, please note that a touch screen responds best to a light touch from the pad of your finger or a non-metallic stylus. Using excessive force or a metallic object when pressing on the touch screen may damage the tempered glass surface and void the warranty.
Extending Your Battery Life Active applications, light levels, Bluetooth usage, and GPS functionality all act to drain your battery. The following is a list of helpful tips that can help conserve your battery power: • Reduce your backlight on time. •...
Activating Your Phone Depending on your account or how and where you purchased your phone, it may be ready to use or you may need to activate it. If you purchased your phone at a retail store, it is probably activated and ready to use.
Initial Device Configuration 1. Select a language from the associated field. English is the default language. 2. Tap Start. Note: You may be prompted with a notification that your activation is completed. 3. At the Got Google? screen, choose either Yes to log into your existing Google account or No to continue.
7. Read the on-screen Google services disclaimer and then tap (Next). This will help to identify this as your device. 8. Tap Finish to complete the setup process. 9. Go through the on-screen tutorial. Switching the Device On or Off Once the device has been configured, you will not be prompted with setup screens again.
Locking and Unlocking the Device By default, the device screen locks when the backlight turns off. Place your finger on the screen and swipe the glass in any direction to unlock the device. Note: You can choose to configure lock settings to prevent unauthorized use of your device.
To create a new Google Account from the Web: 1. From a computer, launch a Web browser and navigate to www.google.com. 2. On the main page, click Sign-in Create an account for free. 3. Follow the on-screen prompts to create your free account. 4.
Confirming the Default Image and Video Storage Location Although the device is configured to store new pictures and videos to the Memory card, it is a very good idea to confirm this location before using your device. Important! Too many users can overlook this storage destination until something goes wrong.
– or – If you have already verified your email address, tap Activate account. 8. Confirm the Samsung account icon no longer appears in the Notifications area at the top of the screen. Note: Without confirming your email address and following the...
Voice Mail Setting Up Your Voice Mail Your device automatically transfers all unanswered calls to voicemail, even if your device is in use or turned off. As soon as your battery is charged and the device is on, activate your voicemail account.
Note: Touching and holding will launch Visual voicemail if it is already active on your device. 2. When connected, follow the voice prompts from the voicemail center. Accessing Your Voice Mail From Another Phone 1. Dial your wireless phone number. 2.
Task Manger Overview Press and hold (Home) and then tap (Task manager). This screen contains the following tabs: • Active applications display those currently active applications running on your device. • Downloaded displays any installed packages or applications from the Play Store that are taking up memory space.
Google Now ® Google Now recognizes a users’ repeated actions performed on the device (including access of common locations, repeated calendar appointments, search queries, etc.). This information is then used to display more relevant information to the user in the form of “cards”. These scrollable on-screen cards are displayed when the Google Now application is launched.
Section 2: Understanding Your Device This section outlines key features of your device. It also describes the device’s keys, screen and the icons that display when the device is in use. Features of Your Device Your device is lightweight, easy-to-use and offers many significant features.
• Share Shot camera sharing-capable via multi-connect Wi-Fi Direct connection • Bluetooth enabled • NFC-compatible • Full Integration of Google Mobile™ Services (Gmail, YouTube, Google Maps, Google Voice Search) • Multiple Messaging Options: Text/Picture/Video Messaging, Google Talk™ and Yahoo! Messenger •...
Front View The following illustrations show the main elements of your device. The following list correlates to the illustrations. 1. Headset jack allows you to connect a hands-free headset so you can listen to music. 2. Indicator light illuminates with a series of distinct colors and flashing patterns to indicate different notifications and statuses.
5. USB Power/Accessory connector allows you to connect a power cable or optional accessories such as a USB/data cable. 6. Microphone is used during phone calls and allows other callers to hear you clearly when you are speaking to them. There are two microphones on the device: •...
• Top microphone: used while an active call is in the speakerphone mode and assists in noise cancellation (2 microphone solution). 7. Back key redisplays the previous screen or clears entries. 8. Display shows all the information needed to operate your phone, such as the connection status, received signal strength, phone battery level, and time.
Back View The following illustration shows the external elements of your Device: 1. microSD Card Slot (internal) allows you use a microSD card to expand the memory of your device. 2. External speaker allows you to hear ringers, music, and other sounds offered by your phone.
Side Views The following illustration shows the side elements of your device: 1. Volume key allows you to adjust the ringer volume in standby mode (with the phone open) or adjust the voice volume during a call. When receiving an incoming call: •...
Device Display Your display provides information about the device’s status, and is the interface to manage features. The display indicates your connection status, signal strength, battery status and time. Icons display at the top of the device when an incoming call or message is received and also alerts you at a specified time when an alarm was set.
Display settings In this menu, you can change various settings for the for the wallpaper, cube, brightness or backlight. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Settings) Display. For more information, refer to “Display Settings” on page 382. Status Bar The Status Bar shows information about the connection status, signal strength, phone battery level, and time, and displays notifications about incoming messages, calls and other actions.
Indicates the device is not yet activated. Select to retry the activation process. Displays when there is a system error or alert. Displays when a call is in progress. Icon is displayed in the Status bar area. Displays when an active call is routed through a Bluetooth headset.
Displays your current battery charge level is low (Charge: ~28% - 15%). Displays your current battery charge level is very low (Charge: ~15% - 5%). Shows your current battery only has up to 4% power remaining and will soon shutdown. (Charge: ~4% - 1%). Displays when connected to the EDGE network.
Displays when there is a new voicemail message. Displays when there is a new visual voicemail message. Displays in the notifications window when there is a new Email message. Displays in the notifications window when there is a new Gmail message. Displays when a new Google+ notification has been received.
Displays when the Blocking mode feature is active. For more information, refer to “Blocking Mode” on page 378. Displays when Bluetooth technology is active and enabled. Displays when the Bluetooth technology is active and communicating with an external device. Displays when the an outbound file transfer is in progress.
Displays when your device is connected being used to control streaming media and is connected to a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified device using the AllShare Play application. Displays when your device is currently sharing/streaming media to paired device using the AllShare Play application.
You must exit this mode to resume normal calling function. Displays in the notifications window when action is required within the Samsung account application. Displays in the notifications window when there are too many on-screen notification icons to display.
Displays when the microSD card has been improperly removed or unexpectedly. Displays when storage within either the internal location or the external SD card has reached its capacity. It is recommended you either move files off or delete them to make additional room. Displays when Power saving mode is enabled.
Notification Screen The Notification area indicates new message events (data sync status, new messages, calendar events, call status, etc). You can expand this area to display the Notification screen that provides more detailed information about the current on-screen notification icons. 1.
Clearing Notifications 1. In a single motion, touch and drag the Status bar down to the bottom of the screen to open the Notifications screen. 2. Tap Clear. The notifications are cleared from the panel. Accessing Additional Screen Functions In addition to notifications, this screen also provides quick and ready access to separate device functions.
Function Keys Your device comes equipped with three main function keys that can be used on any screen: Home, Menu, and Back. Home Key The Home key ( ) takes you back to your Home screen (#4 of the 7 available screens). Press and hold to launch the Recent apps/Task manager screen.
Signal strength Connection Status Battery status Status Bar Time Notification area Status Home Screen area Google search Shortcuts Primary Shortcuts • Notification area displays those icons associated with end-user notifications such as: email messages, calls (missed, call in progress), new voicemail, upcoming event, USB connection, Emails, and Text/MMS messages.
• Status area displays those icons associated with the status of the device such as communication, coverage, Bluetooth, 4G/3G, Wi-Fi communication, battery levels, GPS, etc. • Home Screen is a customizable screen that provides information about notifications and device status, and allows access to application Widgets. •...
• Shortcuts are icons that launch available device applications such as Camera, YouTube, Contacts, Phone, Email, Play Store, etc. These function the same as shortcuts on your computer. – Although some may already be found on the Extended Home screens, the majority can also be found within the Applications screens.
Home Screen Menu Settings When on the Home screen, press to access the following menu options: • Add apps and widgets allows you to quickly access the Widget tab where you can then drag a selected widget to an available area on a selected screen.
Applications The Application menu provides quick access to the most frequently used applications. Applications display on each of the three panels on the Applications screens. Important! Once you log into your Google account. All previously downloaded apps should now be populated within the Application screens.
• Share apps: allows you to share information about selected applications with external users (page 78). • Hide applications: allows you to specify which current applications are hidden from view in this menu. Once you have selected the apps, tap Done.
Calculator Found within the Utility application, this launches the on-screen calculator application. The calculator provides the basic arithmetic functions; addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. You can also use this as a scientific calculator. For more information, refer to “Calculator” on page 277. Calendar Launches a calendar application that syncs to your Facebook™, Google™, or Microsoft Exchange work...
ChatON Provides a global mobile communication service where you can chat with more than 2 buddies via a group chat. Share things such as pictures, videos, animation messages (Scribbles), audio, Contacts, Calendar entries, and Location information. For more information, refer to “ChatON” on page 281. Chrome Allows you to use the Google Chrome web browser on your device.
Email Provides access to both your Outlook (Exchange Server-based) work email and Internet email accounts (such as Gmail and Yahoo! Mail). For more information, refer to “Email” on page 286. Flipboard This application creates a personalized digital magazine out of everything being shared with you. Access news stories, personal feeds and other related material.
Google + This application makes messaging and sharing with your friends a lot easier. You can set up Circles of friends, visit the Stream to get updates from your Circles, use Messenger for fast messaging with everyone in your Circles, or use Instant Upload to automatically upload videos and photos to your own private album on Google+.
Local Displays company locations as markers on Google Maps. When viewing an area you can quickly locate a business or person, find out more information about the business, see coupons, public responses, and more. For more information, refer to “Local” on page 290. Maps Launches a Web-based dynamic map that helps you find local businesses, locate friends, view maps and get...
Music Player Launches the built-in Music player that allows you to play music files that you have stored on your microSD card. You can also create playlists. For more information, refer to “Music Player” on page 296. My Files Lets you view supported image files and text files on both your internal storage and microSD card.
Play Books Provides access to read over 3 million ebooks on the go. For more information, refer to “Play Books” on page 301. Play Magazines With Google Play Magazines, you can subscribe to your favorite magazines and have them available to read on your phone at any time or any place.
Play Store Formerly known as the “Android Market”, it provides access to downloadable applications, games, music, and movies. The Play Store also allows you to provide feedback and comments about an application, or flag an application that might be incompatible with your phone. For more information, refer to “Play Store”...
Settings Accesses the device’s built-in Settings menu. For more information, refer to “Settings” on page 312. Talk Launches a Web-based Google Talk application that lets you chat and video conference with family and friends over the Internet for free. For more information, refer to “Talk” on page 312. Video Player Launches your device’s built-in video application that plays video files stored on your microSD card.
VPN Client This is a full-featured VPN Client that provides support for the latest IPSec VPN standards and provides interoperability with support for all major VPN Gateways. For more information, refer to “VPN Client” on page 321. YouTube Launches the YouTube webpage via the browser. For more information, refer to “YouTube”...
• Tap: Use a brief touch to select items on the display or to enter text on the virtual QWERTY keyboard. For example: touch an Application icon to open the application. A light touch works best. Press and hold Touch and hold •...
• Drag: Press and hold your finger with some pressure before you start to move it. Do not release your finger until you have reached the target position. • Rotate: Automatically change the screen orientation from portrait to landscape by turning the device sideways. For example: rotate to landscape orientation when entering text, to provide a larger keyboard, or when viewing web content to minimize scrolling.
• Pinch: “Pinch” the screen using your thumb and forefinger to zoom out when viewing a picture or a Web page. (Move fingers inward to zoom out.) • Spread: “Spread” the screen using your thumb and forefinger to zoom in when viewing a picture or a Web page.
Note: Motion must be enabled for this feature to be active. For more information, refer to “Motion Settings” on page 419. Using Gestures By activating the various gesture features within the Motion menu (page 419), you can access a variety of time saving functions. To activate motion: 1.
• Pan to browse images Once enabled, touch and hold a desired on- screen image to pan around it. Move the device left or right to pan vertically or up and down to pan horizontally around the large on-screen image. •...
Palm Swipe to Screen Capture • Palm touch to mute/pause: Once enabled, you can pause any on-screen video or mute any current sound by simply covering the screen with your hand. Once you remove your hand from the screen, the device goes back to normal by either continuing to play the current video or unmuting the current sound.
Navigating Through the Application Menus There are three default Application Menu screens available. As you add more applications from the Play Store, more screens are created to house these new apps. 1. Press and then tap (Apps). The first Application Menu screen displays.
Using Context Menus Context menus (also called pop-up menus) contain options that apply to a specific item on the screen. They function similarly to menu options that appear when you right click your mouse on your desktop computer. Touch and hold an item on-screen to open its context menu. Context Menu Accessing Recently-Used Applications...
Customizing the Screens You can customize the Home screens (panels) to display the Widgets, Shortcuts, Folders, or Wallpapers. For example, one screen could contain the Music Player shortcut and other forms of media, while another screen might contain communication apps such as Gmail. You can customize your Home screen by doing the following: •...
To delete a screen: 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Edit page. 2. Touch and hold, then drag the undesired screen down to the Remove tab ( 3. Press to return to the main Home screen. To add a screen: 1.
Sharing an App The device’s Applications menu now comes with a feature that allows you to share information about your selected applications with external users. 1. Press and then tap (Apps). 2. Press and then tap Share apps. 3. Place a check mark alongside those applications you wish to share information about and tap Done.
To add a shortcut from the Applications screen: 1. Press to go to the Home screen. 2. Select a screen location for your new shortcut by scrolling across your available screens until you reach the desired one. 3. Tap Apps ( ) to reveal all your current available applications.
To delete a shortcut: 1. Press to go to the Home screen. 2. Touch and hold the desired shortcut. This unlocks it from its location on the current screen. 3. Drag the shortcut over the Remove tab ( ) and release it. Adding and Removing Primary Shortcuts Note: You can change any of your primary shortcuts with the exception of the Apps shortcut.
5. In a single motion, touch and hold the new shortcut, then drag it to the empty space in the row of primary shortcuts. The new primary shortcut will now appear on both the Home and Extended screens. Adding and Removing Widgets Widgets are self-contained applications that can be placed on any screen.
To remove a Widget: 1. Touch and hold a Widget until it unlocks from the current screen. 2. Drag the widget over the Remove tab ( ) and release it. • As you place the Widget into the Trash, both items turn red. •...
3. From the Home screen window tap Set wallpaper Home screen. 4. Select a Wallpaper type: • Tap Gallery to select from a user image stored in the camera image gallery, crop the image, and tap Done. • Tap Live wallpapers to select from a list of animated backgrounds, once done tap Set wallpaper.
To change the current Lock screen wallpaper: 1. Navigate to any screen, touch and hold an empty area of the screen, and tap Set wallpaper Lock screen. – or – From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Display Wallpaper Lock screen.
Section 3: Memory Card Your device lets you use a microSD card (also referred to as a memory card) to expand available memory space. This secure digital card enables you to exchange images, music, and data between SD-compatible devices. This section addresses the features and options of your device’s SD functionality.
SD card Overview After mounting an SD card in the device you can use your computer to access and manage the SD card. Important! If access to the external SD card is not available, download and install the USB drivers. microSD Icon Indicators The following icons show your microSD card connection status at a glance:...
Mounting the SD Card To store photos, music, videos, and other applications. You must mount (install) the SD card prior to use. Mounting the SD card establishes a USB connection with your computer. Important! You must enable USB storage to mount the SD card. 1.
4. Connect the USB cable to the phone and connect the cable to the computer. 5. Confirm the new mounted drive appears as a new drive on your computer. As soon as the connection is established a drive letter is assigned to the phone’s storage device. 6.
Erasing Files from the SD card To erase files from the SD card using the device: 1. Ensure the SD card is mounted. For more information, refer to “Unmounting the SD card” on page 88. 2. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Storage Mount SD card.
Section 4: Call Functions and Contacts List This section describes features and functionality associated with making or answering calls, and the Contacts list, which is used to store contact information. Displaying Your Phone Number From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings About device Status.
Quick Dialing a Number from the Contacts List 1. From the Home screen, tap (Contacts). 2. Locate a contact from the list. 3. In a single motion, touch and drag your finger over the number by going to the right. This action places a call to the recipient. Quick Calling Quick...
Ending a Call Briefly tap key to end the call. End call Note: To redial a recent number, tap at the end of the call or locate the number from the Logs list, tap the entry and tap Call. Ending a Call from the Status Bar 1.
Making Emergency Calls Without an active account, you can only make an emergency call with the phone; normal cell phone service is not available. Making an Emergency Call The Emergency calling mode makes redialing an emergency number a 1-tap process. Before you can resume normal calling operations, you should first exit this mode.
Dialing Options When you enter numbers on the Keypad, you will see three on-screen options. From the keypad screen, use one of the following options: • Voice Mail ( ) to access your Voice Mail service. • Call ( ) to call the entered number. •...
Answering a Call When somebody calls you, the phone rings and displays the incoming call image. The caller's phone number, picture, or name if stored in Contacts List, displays. At the incoming call screen: • Touch and slide to answer the call. •...
Touch and drag upward to reject with a message Touch and slide in any direction to Touch and slide answer the in any direction call to reject the call Managing Reject Calls This feature allows you to categorize both known and unknown callers as rejected contacts.
4. Tap the Auto reject mode field to configure your automatic rejection settings. Rejected calls are routed automatically to your voicemail. Choose from: • All numbers: enables the features for all known and unknown numbers, including those contacts that are not assigned to the rejection list. •...
International Calls 1. From the Home screen, tap and then touch and hold until the device shows “+” on-screen. 2. Use the on-screen keypad to enter the country code, area code, and phone number. 3. If you make a mistake, tap once to delete a single digit.
Wait Dialing Inserting a Wait into your dialing sequence means that the phone waits until it hears a dial tone before proceeding with the next sequence of numbers. 1. From the Home screen, tap and use the on-screen keypad to enter the phone number. 2.
Speed Dialing Once you have stored phone numbers from your Contacts List, you can set up to 99 speed dial entries (2-100) and then dial them easily whenever you want, simply by touching the associated numeric key. Note: Speed dial location #1 must be reserved for Voicemail use. Setting Up Speed Dial Entries Important! Speed dial location #1 is reserved for Voicemail.
Changing a Speed Dial Entry Order 1. From the Home screen, tap 2. Press and then tap Speed dial setting. Important! The number 1 is reserved for Voicemail and another number cannot be assigned to this slot. 3. Press and then tap Change order. 4.
Making a Call Using Speed Dial You can assign a short cut number to a phone number in the Contacts List for speed dialing. 1. From the Home screen, tap 2. Touch and hold a previously created speed dial location (numbers 2-100, or 1 if you are dialing voice mail) until the number begins to dial.
Note: The wake-up command/phrase can be changed from “Hi Galaxy” to anything else. For more information, refer to “Samsung Unlock Options” on page 398. 5. Tap (Speak) if the device does not hear you or to give it a command.
In Call Options Your phone provides a number of features that are available for use during a call. Extra volume enabled Dials a number Noise Reduction Adds a Ends the new call call Activates or Activates or Deactivates Deactivates speakerphone Bluetooth Mutes or Unmutes Headset...
• Enabled/disabled via the Call settings menu (Call settings extra vol. for calls). For more information, refer to “Configuring General Call Settings” on page 368. From the Home screen, you can also adjust the ring volume using these keys. Adding and Swapping a Call To make a new call while a call is in progress: 1.
Muting a Call 1. Tap (Mute off) to turn mute on so the other caller cannot Mute hear you speaking. 2. Tap (Mute on) to turn mute off and resume your Mute conversation. Switching to Bluetooth Headset 1. Pair the target Bluetooth headset prior to your call. 2.
Creating a Message During a Call During a call you can create a message. 1. Press and then tap Message. 2. Address and create the message. 3. Review your message and tap (Send). Creating a Memo During a Call During a call it may be necessary to record information (a Note). 1.
Multi-Party calls Making a Multi-Party Call A multi-party call is a network service that multiple people to participate in a multi-party or conference call. For further details about subscribing to this service, contact customer service. Setting up a Multi-Party Call 1.
Call Waiting You can answer an incoming call while you have a call in progress, if this service is supported by the network and you have previously set the Call waiting option to Activate. You are notified of an incoming call by a call waiting tone. To answer a new call while you have a call in progress: 1.
Displays when a call is in progress. Displays when a call was missed. Accessing the Logs Tab 1. From the Home screen, tap (Logs tab). Logs Logs 2. Tap an entry to view available options. Note: The Logs tab only records calls that occur while the phone is turned on.
Accessing Call log from The Notifications Area 1. Locate from the Notifications area of the Status bar. 2. Tap the Status bar to reveal the Notifications tab, and then drag the tab to the bottom of the screen to open the Notifications panel (1).
Call logs - Caller Overview • Tap a contact entry name or number to reveal the Call options screen: • Create contact to save the number if it is not already in your Contacts. • Update existing to update an existing Contacts entry with the current number.
• View contact to view the information for the currently stored Contacts entry. • Add to reject list to add the current phone number to an automatic rejection list. Similar to a block list, the selected caller will be blocked from making an incoming calls to your phone.
To clear all entries from the list: 1. From the Home screen, tap Logs Logs 2. Press and then tap Delete. 3. Tap Select all. 4. Tap Delete to continue with the erasure. – or – Tap Cancel to stop the current process. Viewing Missed Calls from Lock Screen When you are unable to answer a call for any reason and your screen is locked,...
• Google voice typing: provides a voice to text interface. • Samsung keyboard (default): an on-screen QWERTY keyboard that can be used in both portrait and landscape orientation. • Swype: is enabled so as you can enter text as you swipe across the on-screen keyboard.
Selecting the Text Input Method The Text Input Method can be assigned from within one of two locations: Settings Menu: From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Language and input Default and select an input method. Text Input field: 1.
Enabling and Configuring Swype If you configure another text input method (Samsung keyboard) you must re-enable Swype before using the Swype keyboard. When Swype is enabled there can also be normal keyboard functionality. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Language and input.
• Auto-spacing: automatically inserts a space between words. When you finish a word, just lift your finger or stylus and start the next word. • Auto-capitalization: automatically capitalizes the first letter of a sentence. • Show complete trace: once enabled, sets wether or not to display the complete Swype path.
• Register now: allows you register for the Swype Connect service which allows you to backup your Swype dictionary and sync your Swype dictionary across multiple devices. – Follow the on-screen instructions to backup and sync your dictionary based on an email address. –...
• Gmail: allows you to sign in to your existing Gmail account from where existing contact information is added to your personal dictionary. Helps recognize familiar names. 8. Tap Updates to update the application if new software is available. Swype Text Entry Tips You can access the SwypeTips application and watch a video or tutorial on using Swype.
Note: After typing an initial uppercase character, the key changes and all letters that follow are in lower case. Swype Keyboard Overview • Recipients: a field where you can enter the recipients of the current message. You can choose from Groups, Favorites, Contacts, or Logs. •...
Recipients Text input field Suggestions Current Mode CAPS/ALT Delete SWYPE Settings Text Input mode Using 123ABC Mode in SWYPE In 123ABC mode, you can enter only letters and a few common punctuation marks from the on-screen keyboard. The text mode key shows 1.
Note: After typing an initial uppercase character, the key changes and all letters that follow are in lower case. 3. Swipe your finger continuously over the letters to form a word. – If you make a mistake, tap to erase a single character. Touch and hold to erase an entire word.
For example: • To enter ®: tap and select the ® key. Using the Samsung Keyboard This QWERTY keyboard can be used to enter text in either a Portrait or landscape orientation. The only difference between the two orientations are the sizes of the keys.
(landscape mode). Using the QWERTY keypad/ keyboard, you can type letter, numbers, punctuation, and other characters. To use the Samsung keyboard you must first configure the settings to default to the Samsung keyboard. 1. From the Home screen, press...
• Clipboard to launch the device’s clipboard area from where you can select a current clipboard item to place in your current message. • Settings to access the Samsung keyboard settings menu. • Move keyboard to minimize the Samsung keyboard and them move it anywhere on the current screen. Entering Text...
Changing the Text Input Mode in Keyboard 1. From a screen where you can enter text, tap the text input field to reveal the on-screen keyboard. 2. With Samsung keyboard as your text entry method, select one of the following text mode options: • Abc : to use alphabetic characters from the on-screen keyboard.
After a character is entered, the cursor automatically advances to the next space. Using ABC Mode in Samsung Keyboard 1. From a screen where you can enter text, tap the text input field to reveal the on-screen keyboard.
Using Symbol/Numeric Mode Use the Symbol/Numeric Mode to add numbers, symbols, or emoticons. While in this mode, the text mode key displays 1. From a screen where you can enter text, tap the text input field to reveal the on-screen keyboard. Rotate the phone counterclockwise to a landscape orientation, if desired.
From within an active text entry screen, touch and hold (Input Methods), drag across the icons, and select (Settings) to reveal the Samsung keyboard settings screen. 2. Set any of the following options: • Portrait keyboard types allows you to choose a keyboard configuration (Qwerty keyboard [default] or 3x4 keyboard).
– Key-tap sound enables auditory feedback when you tap an on-screen key. • Tutorial launches a brief on-screen tutorial covering the main concepts related to the Samsung keyboard. • Reset settings resets the keyboard settings back to their original configuration.
From within an active text entry screen, touch and hold (Input Methods) and select Settings, then tap to reveal the Samsung keyboard settings screen. 2. In a single motion touch and slide the Predictive text slider to the right to turn it on 3.
• Learn from Messaging allows your device to learn your messaging style by using your Messaging information. • Learn from Contacts updates predictive style by learning your Contacts style. • Clear personalized data removes all personalized data entered by the user.
Configure Google Voice Typing 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Language and input. – or – From a screen where you can enter text, in a single motion, touch and drag the Status bar down to the bottom of the screen, then select (Choose input method) Set up input...
Using Google Voice Typing 1. From a screen where you can enter text, in a single motion, touch and drag the Status bar down to the bottom of the screen, then select (Choose input method) Google voice typing. The virtual keyboard is then removed and all subsequent input to done via the microphone as text to speech.
Section 6: Contacts This section explains how to use and manage your Contacts List. You can save phone numbers to your phone’s memory. Accounts From the Accounts menu you decide if you want applications to synchronize, send, and receive data at any given time, or if you want the applications to synchronize automatically.
Google, or Corporate (Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync). Your device automatically sorts the Contacts entries alphabetically. You can create either a Phone, Samsung account, Google, or Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync contact. Note: Before you can save a contact to the Phone, Contact settings must be set to Save new contacts to Phone.
Add to Contacts Create contact. Continue with step 3. 3. Tap a destination type (Phone, Samsung account, Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync, or Google) (depending on where you want to save the new contact information). Contacts...
4. Tap the Name field and enter a name for this contact using the displayed keypad. • Tap to access additional name entries such as: Name prefix, First name, Middle name, Last name, and Name suffix. 5. Tap the image icon and select a photo for this contact. Selections are: Image or Take picture.
• If you're updating an existing contact, tap the entry from the list and proceed to step 5. 4. Tap a destination type (Phone, Samsung account, Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync, or Google) (depending on where you want to save the new contact information).
Note: The label entries below can change and are dependant on the selected destination type (ex: the Other and Custom might not appear with an Exchange ActiveSync account destination type). 7. Tap the label button (to the left of the Phone field) and scroll through the list to select a category such as Mobile, Work, Home, Main, Work Fax, Home Fax, Pager, Other, Custom, or Callback.
Tap the Search field and begin entering the entry’s name. Matching entries are then displayed. This process filters through all of your current account Contact entries to only show you the matching entries. – or – In a single motion, touch and hold the letter tab area (on the right) until on-screen letters appear, then scroll through the list.
Editing Contact Information 1. From the Home screen, tap 2. Tap a contact name from the list and tap (Edit). – or – Press and tap Edit. – or – Touch and hold a Contacts entry from the main Contacts list and then tap Edit.
Adding a Number to an Existing Contact 1. From the Home screen, tap 2. Touch and hold an entry and select Edit to reveal the Contact entry’s details screen. 3. Tap a phone number field and enter a phone number. •...
Adding a Pause or Wait to an Existing Contact 1. From the Home screen, tap and use the on-screen keypad to enter a new phone number. 2. Press and then tap Add 2 sec pause. This feature adds an automatic two-second pause. –...
Bluetooth, ChatON, Email, Gmail, Messaging, or Wi-Fi Direct. • Merge with Samsung account: allows you to merge all of your current Contact entries with your active Samsung account. If several of your contacts are from other external sources, this allows you to “back them...
• Accounts: allows you to Auto sync app data or add and manage mobile accounts on Samsung account, Google, or Add an account such as (Samsung account, ChatON, Email, Facebook, Google, LDAP, or Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync). This option also allows you to manually synchronize all of your current contacts with their respective accounts.
• Share namecard via: allows you to send the current Contact entry’s information to an external recipient via either Bluetooth, ChatON, Email (Exchange or Internet), Gmail, Messaging, or Wi-Fi Direct. • Print contact info: allows you to print selected information on a compatible Samsung printer. Contacts...
Contact Entry Options 1. From the Home screen, tap 2. Tap an entry to reveal the Contact entry’s Overview Screen. This screen contains Name, contact numbers, email, and linked contact information. 3. Press to reveal the context menu specific to this entry. 4.
Joining contact information makes sending messages easy. You can select any account email address or information all from one screen, versus searching multiple, individual screens to locate the desired account information. Next time you synchronize your phone with your accounts, any updates contacts make to email account names, email addresses, etc.
Important! It is the first contact image that is displayed for both, and the first contact’s name that is used. For example: If Amy (original entry) is joined with Julie (second entry). Julie seems to disappear and only Amy remains. Tap the Amy entry (showing the Amy image) to view both.
Marking a Contact as Default When you use applications such as the Voice Dialer or other messaging type applications, the application needs to know which information is primary (default) in a contact entry list. For example, when you say “Call John Smith”, if you have three phone records for John Smith, the Voice dialer is looking for the “default”...
Sending a Namecard A Namecard contains contact information, and can be sent to recipients as a Virtual Business Card (V-card) attachment using Bluetooth, Google Mail, or as a message. 1. From the Home screen, tap 2. Tap a Contact entry. 3.
• Email to attach the contact cards to a new outgoing email (Exchange or Internet). • Gmail to attach the contact cards to a new outgoing Internet-based email. • Messaging to attach the contact cards to a new outgoing text message. •...
Copying Contact Information Copying Contact Information to the microSD Card This procedure allows you to copy entry information saved on the phone’s memory, onto the microSD. 1. From the Home screen, tap 2. From the Contacts List, press and then tap Import/Export Export to SD card.
• All contacts allows you to display all available Contacts. • Phone lists those Contacts currently found only on your Phone. • Samsung account lists those Contacts currently found and sync’d within the Samsung account. • Google lists those Contacts currently found within the Google account.
Accounts area. 2. Tap Add account. 3. Determine which type of account information you want to synchronize with your Contact list. Selections are: Samsung account, ChatON, Email, Facebook, Google, LDAP, or Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync. 4. Tap an account type to add.
To add Facebook content to your Contacts list: You can now add your Facebook contact information, such as pictures, email, and phone numbers directly to your Contacts list. All of their current contact information is then migrated over to your phone.
7. Tap Done to complete the login and sync process. 8. Return to the Accounts and sync screen and resync this new Social Network account. To resync Social Network Contacts: 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings and then navigate to the Accounts area.
Note: The select contact must have an email as part of their details screen. 4. Tap Done. 5. Select an email account type. 6. Compose the email and tap Send. Export/Import For more information, refer to “Copying Contact Information” on page 155.
• Contact sharing settings allows you configure how your Contacts entries are sent: individually or as a single file containing all available entries. Tap Settings to select a share setting. – Send all namecards allows you to set your Contact sharing option to all so that your entire Contacts entries are sent as a group and not as multiple single files.
5. Tap Vibration pattern and select a unique vibration pattern to be associated with this group. 6. Tap Save to store the newly created group. Note: Some externally maintained group types (such as Google) can only be managed or updated remotely online vs via the device. These external types will not allow editing or deleting members locally via the phone.
Editing a Caller Group To edit a Group entry, there must be at least one member as part of the selected group. 1. From the Home screen, tap Groups Groups 2. Touch and hold a group entry then select Edit group. 3.
The Favorites Tab The Favorites tab is a list of the phone numbers that have been designated as favorite contacts. For more information, refer to “Logs Tab” on page 109. 1. From the Home screen, tap 2. Tap (Favorites tab). Favorites Favorites Adding a contact to your favorites list:...
Section 7: Messages This section describes how to send or receive different types of messages. It also explains the features and functionality associated with messaging. Types of Messages Your phone provides the following message types: • Text Messages • Multimedia (Picture, Video, and Audio) Messages •...
Message Icons on the Status Bar Messaging icons are displayed on the Status Bar at the top of the display when new messages are received. For more information, refer to “Status Bar” on page 41. Note: The Messaging application can also be accessed by pressing and then tapping (Apps) >...
4. Add more recipients by tapping either the Enter recipient field and selecting recipients. 5. Tap the Enter message field and use the on-screen keypad to enter a message. For more information, refer to “Text Input Methods” on page 115. 6.
Message Options Options before composing a message 1. From the Home screen, tap (Messaging) 2. Before composing a message, press from the main Messaging screen to display additional messaging options: • Search: allows you to search through all of your messages for a certain word or string of words.
• Delete thread: deletes the entire message and its bubbles. For more information, refer to “Deleting a single message bubble” on page 175. • Register number as spam: allows you to tag a number as spam so that these messages can be directly delivered to your spam folder. Options while composing a message 1.
• Add recipients: allows you to enter additional recipients to the message. • Delete messages: allows you to erase either select specific message bubbles or all current messages bubbles. • Register number as spam: allows you to tag a number as spam so that these messages can be directly delivered to your spam folder.
• Calendar: allows you to add an event from your calendar. • Location: allows you to attach a thumbnail of a map showing your location. • Contacts: allows you to tap on an existing Address Book entry, then add it to your message by tapping Done. Adding Additional Text You can copy text such as names, phone numbers, and events from your Contacts, Calendar, or a Memo.
Viewing Newly Received Messages When you receive a message, your phone notifies you by displaying within the Notification area at the top left of your Home screen. To read a message: 1. Open the Notification Bar and select the message. For more information, refer to “Notification Screen”...
Message Threads Sent and received text and picture Current Recipient My Text messages are grouped into message threads. Threaded messages allow you to see all the messages exchanged (similar to a chat program) and displays a contact on the screen. Message threads are listed in the order in which they were received, with the latest message displayed at...
To access message thread options: From the main Messaging screen, touch and hold the message to display the following options: • View contact: displays the Contact’s Overview page. • Add to contact: begins the process of adding the new number to your Contacts list.
Deleting Messages Deleting a single message thread 1. From the Home screen, tap 2. Touch and hold a message from the Messages list, then select Delete thread. 3. At the prompt, tap OK to delete or Cancel to exit. Deleting multiple message threads 1.
5. Tap Delete to erase or Cancel to exit. Message Search You can search through your messages by using the Message Search feature. 1. From the Home screen, tap 2. Press and then tap Search. 3. Use the on-screen keypad to enter a word or phrase in which to search, then tap 4.
General settings • Delete old messages: deletes old messages when the limit is reached, rather than overwriting them. • Text message limit: allows you to set a limit on how many text messages are allowed in one conversation. • Multimedia message limit: allows you to set a limit on how many multimedia messages are allowed in one conversation.
• Vibrate: allows you to enable/disable the vibration mode associated with message alerts. • Message alert repetition: allows you to set the interval for new message alerts. Choose from: Once, Every 2 minutes, or Every 10 minutes. • Preview message: when enabled, allows you to view a brief preview of new message text on the Status bar.
Signature settings • Add signature: when enabled, this feature allows you to create a signature at the end of your outgoing text messages. • Signature text: allows you to enter a desired signature for your message. Spam message settings • Spam settings: when enabled, allows you to configure available spam settings such as: •...
Emergency Alert Configuration This device is designed to receive wireless emergency alerts from the Commercial Mobile Alerting System (CMAS); which may also be known as the Personal Localized Alerting Network (PLAN). If your wireless provider has chosen to participate in CMAS/PLAN, alerts are available while in the provider's coverage area.
To disable Extreme, Severe, and AMBER Alerts: 1. From the Home screen, tap 2. Press and then tap Settings. 3. Scroll to the bottom and select Emergency alerts. All alerts are enabled by default (checkmark showing). 4. Tap on an alert option to disable the alert and remove the checkmark.
5. Tap the Number field to manually enter phone number. – or – to select from either your existing Logs or Contacts. Tap Match criteria and select a parameter that must match for the spam action to take effect. Choose from: Same as, Starts with (ex: 800 or 888), Ends with, or includes.
To register unknown numbers as spam: Some incoming messages might not be associated with either a phone number or email address. These incoming messages contain no information as their info is blocked by the sender. 1. From the Home screen, tap 2.
Text Templates This screen displays your available text message reply templates. This is a readily accessible list of both default and user-defined text snippets that can be used to quickly reply to incoming messages. 1. From the Home screen, tap 2.
Using Email Email (or Internet Email) enables you to review and create email using several email services. You can also receive text message alerts when you receive an important email. Your phone’s Email application lets you access and manage multiple email accounts simultaneously in one convenient location.
Creating an Internet Email Account 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Email). 2. If you already have other email account setup: • Open an existing email account, press and then tap Settings (Add new account). Account name Access available accounts and folders –...
5. At the Account options screen, select the frequency which the device should check for new email on the server and tap Next. • Tap the Notify me when email arrives field to receive new email notifications. • Tap the Automatically download attachments when connected to Wi-Fi field to assist with faster access to large email attachments when using Wi-Fi.
Refreshing Email messages 1. From the Home screen, tap (Email). 2. Select an email account. • If you are already in an email account, tap the account name field (upper-left) to open the complete email account list page. • Select an available email account. 3.
– Tap the file you wish to attach. – to delete the attached file. Note: If you attach an image to your email, you have the option to resize it prior to delivery. Choose from: Original, Large (70%), Medium (30%), or Small (10%). Once chosen, tap 8.
• Always Cc/Bcc myself allows you to include your own email address in either the CC, Bcc, or None fields. Lets you always receive a copy of outgoing emails. • Forward with attachment: lets you include attachments when forwarding an email. •...
• Email notifications: activates the email notification icon to appear within the Notifications area of the status bar when a new email (Gmail, etc..) is received. • Select ringtone: plays a selected ringtone when a new email message is received. •...
Setting Up a Microsoft Exchange Email account 1. From the Home screen, tap (Email). 2. If you already have other email account setup: • Open an existing email account, press and then tap Settings (Add new account). – or – Enter your Email address and Password information.
7. When prompted to provide additional detailed information within the Exchange server settings screen, enter an updated Domain, and confirm your user name and Password information. Important! Remember to manually place the cursor in the correct spot and enter a Domain name before the “[Domain]\[user name]”...
Important! If your Exchange server requires this feature, leaving this field unchecked can prevent connection. 9. Consult your IT Administrator if it is necessary to enable the Use client certification option. 10. With the new server information entered, tap Next. 11.
Opening an Exchange Email 1. From the Home screen, tap (Email). 2. Tap the account name field (upper-left) to open the complete email account list page. 3. Select an exchange email account and tap an email message. Refreshing Exchange Email 1.
Configuring Microsoft Exchange Email Settings 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings and then navigate to the Accounts area. 2. Tap the Microsoft Exchange account and Settings <Exchange email account>. – or – From the current Email inbox listing, press and then tap Settings <Exchange email account>...
• Auto download attachments: allows the device to automatically download email attachments when an active Wi-Fi connection is detected. This process speeds up the process of downloading an emails attachments for offline review by not using a 3G or 4G/LTE network connection.
• Security options: allows you to enable several security options such as: Encryption, Encryption algorithm, Sign, Sign algorithms, Email certificates, and Security policy list. These security policies could restrict some functions from corporate servers. – Security policy list: lists the current email’s security policy. These policies could restrict some functions from corporate servers.
• Sync Task synchronizes your exchange tasks entries between your device and the remote exchange server. 3. Press to return to the previous page. Using Google Mail Google Mail (Gmail) is Google’s web-based email. When you first setup the phone, Gmail is configured. Depending on the synchronization settings, Gmail is automatically synchronized with your Gmail account.
Refreshing Gmail Mail From within the Gmail message list, tap (Refresh) at the bottom of the screen to refresh the screen, send and receive new emails, and synchronize your email with the Gmail account. Other Gmail Options 1. From the main Gmail screen, tap (Labels) at the bottom of the screen to set up and manage Labels for your Gmail messages.
Viewing a Gmail Message 1. From the Gmail Inbox, tap a message to view the following options located at the bottom of the screen: • Archive : archives the selected Email. • Delete : deletes the currently selected Email. • Labels : assigns a label to the current Email.
Creating an Additional Gmail Account 1. From the Home screen, tap (Gmail). 2. Press and then tap Settings ADD ACCOUNT and follow the same steps as referenced in the previous section. For more information, refer to “Signing into Google Mail” on page 199. Google Talk Google Talk™...
(username/password) to several applications, such as AllShare Play or ChatON. For more information, visit: https://web.samsungchaton.com. Registering with the Service 1. Confirm you have already logged in to your Samsung account. Note: There should be no (Samsung account icon) in the Notifications area of the screen.
2. Tap Add buddy and choose a search method. • Address : to search by Country code and phone number. • Search by Samsung Account ID : to search by using a known samsung account ID. 3. Select a country code if it differs from yours.
Using ChatON for Chatting 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (ChatON). 2. Tap the Buddies tab and select a buddy to initiate your chat. 3. Enter your message using the on-screen text entry method. 4. Tap (Send). Send To reply to a ChatON message: 1.
Google + Google+ makes messaging and sharing with your friends a lot easier. You can set up Circles of friends, visit the Stream to get updates from your Circles, use Messenger for fast messaging with everyone in your Circles, or use Instant Upload to automatically upload videos and photos to your own private album on Google+.
3. Select the account you want to use to sign in to Google+. – or – Tap Add account to create another account. 4. When prompted, configure the Sync contacts parameter (Sync contacts or Don’t sync) and tap Continue. 5. When prompted, configure the Instant Upload parameters as desired and tap DONE.
Section 8: Multimedia This section explains how to use the multimedia features of your device, including the Camera/Camcorder, Music Player, AllShare Play, and how to manage your photos, images and sounds. You can take photographs and shoot video by using the built-in camera functionality.
3. Tap this entry and select the desired default storage location for newly taken pictures or videos. Choose from: Phone or Memory card. Note: It is recommended that you insert an external microSD card and then set the option to Memory card. 4.
4. You can also tap the screen to move the focus to a desired area of interest. 5. Press (Camera) until the shutter sounds. (The picture is automatically stored within your designated storage location (page 208). If no microSD is installed, all pictures are stored on the Phone.) For more information, refer to “Camera Options”...
Camera Options Options are represented by icons across both sides of the screen. The following shortcuts are available for the camera: Focus area: displays the area of the image used as the main focus area. If the image is too close, the square will turn red.
Shooting mode (continued): • Face detection: adjusts the camera focus based on face detection technology. • Panorama: takes a landscape photo by taking an initial photo and then adding additional images to itself. The guide box lets you view the area where the second part of the panoramic picture should fall within.
Effects: allows you to change the color tone or apply special effects to the photo. Options include: No effect, Cold vintage, Warm vintage, Posterize, Solarize, Green point, Blue Point, Red-yellow point, Washed out, Cartoonify, Black and white, Sepia, or Negative. Share shot - Share with: lists the current participants sharing images with you via an active Share shot session.
Settings (continued): Shooting mode: allows you to set the shooting mode. For more information, see Shooting mode description. Effects: allows you to change the color tone or apply special effects to the photo. Options include: No effect, Cold vintage, Warm vintage, Posterize, Solarize, Green point, Blue point, Red-yellow point, Washed out, Cartoonify, Black and white, Sepia, and Negative.
Settings (continued): White balance: allows you to set this option to one of the following choices: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Incandescent, or Fluorescent. ISO: ISO determines how sensitive the light meter is on your digital camera. Choose from Auto, 100, 200, 400, or 800.
Settings (continued): Contextual filename: (requires GPS tagging) allows you to adjust the filename based on contextual information such as your current GPS location. Image quality: allows you to set the image quality to: Superfine, Fine, or Normal. Storage: allows you to configure the default storage location for images or videos as either Phone or Memory card (if inserted).
Storage location/Charge Status: indicates the current storage location (Phone or Card) and the charge state of the device. Pictures and Videos Image Viewer Options After you take a photo or record a video, you can access various options. Photo viewing options 1.
Lock screen, or Home and lock screens. – Buddy photo share: allows you to share the current image with active ChatON buddies. – Print: allows you to print the current image on a compatible Samsung printer. – Rename: allows you to rename the current file. –...
Video viewing options Note: If no control icons are displayed on the screen in addition to the picture, tap anywhere on the screen to display them. 1. Tap a video to select it. 2. Tap to play the video. 3. Press for additional options.
• S Beam Transfer uses the NFC (near Field Communication) feature found on your device to transmit large files directly to another compatible device by direct touch. This method of image transfer requires NFC and S Beam to be enabled prior to use.
4. Tap Scan and select the single device name to begin the connection process to another Wi-Fi Direct compatible device. – or – Tap Multi-connect Scan and select all the device names to begin the connection process to these Wi-Fi Direct compatible devices.
To configure your Share Shot options: 1. Confirm the Share Shot viewfinder is active (see below). 2. Confirm the Wi-Fi is actively sharing icon ( ) appears at the top of the viewfinder window. 3. Tap (Share profiles with) to display list of current participants.
Using S Beam to Share Pictures This feature (when activated via NFC) allows you to beam large files directly to another compatible device that is in direct contact. These files can be larger, such as Videos, HD pictures, and other large files.You can beam images and videos from your gallery, music files from your music player, and more.
Note: If the Touch to beam screen does not appear on the source device: - Pull them apart - Verify the image is visible in the preview window on the source device (providing the file) - Place them together again 8.
To share multiple pictures via S Beam: 1. On the source device (containing the desired image or video), (Apps) (Gallery). 2. Locate the selected folder. 3. Touch and hold the first image and place a checkmark on it and all desired images. 4.
3. Tap the on-screen image and use either of the following image menu options: • Share via : allows you to share the picture via Group Play, ChatON, Flipboard, Picasa, Google+, S Memo, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi Direct, Messaging, Gmail, and Email. •...
– Buddy photo share: allows you to share the current image with active ChatON buddies. – Print: allows you to print the current image on a compatible Samsung printer. – Rename: allows you to rename the current file. – Scan for nearby devices: scans for nearby DLNA-compliant devices that can receive or display the current image.
1. Launch AllShare on the target device (such as an Internet TV, Samsung Tablet, etc..). 2. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Gallery). Note: You must be signed in to your Samsung Account before you can use this feature. 3. Open a selected image. Multimedia...
4. Tap (Stream to connected devices) and select an available target device to begin streaming. 5. On a target device (ex: Internet TV) select the on-screen Allow button to continue. Note: At this stage your device is requesting access to share media with the external source.
6. With the current screen showing the desired image, in a single motion, place the side of your palm along the one side of the device and then slowly swipe it in the opposite direction over the screen. Assigning an Image as a Contact Photo 1.
5. Touch and drag the crop box anywhere on the picture. Touch and drag the sides of the crop box to zoom in or out to create a cropped area. 6. Tap Done to assign the wallpaper image. – or – Tap Cancel to stop without updating the wallpaper image.
Note: Use either the Up and Down volume keys or spread/pinch the screen to zoom in or out. For more information, refer to “Navigating Through the Screens” on page 67. 4. Tap (Video) to begin shooting video. The red light will blink while recording.
Camcorder Options You can change options using your keypad in capture mode. The following short cuts are available: Self portrait: allows you to activate the front facing camera so you can take videos of yourself or video chat. Flash: allows you to set the flash options to Off or On. When you set the flash to On, it stays on continually while you are taking a video.
Settings: Edit shortcuts: allows you to set shortcut icons for the settings that you use the most. GPS tag: allows you to turn GPS On or Off (also known as Geo-tagging). The location of where the video is shot is attached to the file. Self-recording: allows you to set the front camera so you can take videos of yourself or video chat.
Settings (continued): Exposure value: allows you to adjust the brightness level by moving the slider. Timer: allows you to set a timer for how long to wait before taking a video. Options include: Off, 2 sec, 5 sec, and 10 sec. Resolution: allows you to set the image size to either: 1920x1080, 1280x720, 720x480, 640x480, or 320x240.
Image viewer: allows you to access the Image viewer and the various viewing options for a selected video. Image viewer options are described in the following section. The last video you took, will be displayed as a thumbnail in the Image viewer icon. Camcorder button: shoots or stops video recording when pressed in Camcorder mode.
Accessing Videos When you shoot a video, the file is saved in the Camera folder. You can view your videos immediately or view them anytime in the Camera folder. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Gallery). 2. Select a folder location and before tapping any files, select an on-screen function such as Camera, or Slideshow.
• Options : allows you to access the Slideshow option (in Portrait mode), Rename the files, or access Details. – or – 3. With the video playing, press and then select from these additional options: • Scan for nearby devices: scans for nearby DLNA-compliant devices that can receive or display the current image.
The Gallery The Gallery is where you view photos and play back videos. For photos, you can also perform basic editing tasks, view a slideshow, set photos as wallpaper or caller image, and share as a picture message. Note: If the phone displays a memory full message when accessing the Gallery, access Files and remove some of the media files from the folders, and then open the Gallery.
Using the Video Player The Video Player application plays video files stored on the SD card. This device is able to playback DivX videos. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Video Player). A list of available videos displays in the Video list. 2.
This feature allows you to continue to view your video as a background operation while you multi-task and do other things, such as surf the Internet, access your Contacts list, look for a picture, etc.. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps).
DivX Overview ® This device is able to playback DivX videos. DivX Certified to play ® DivX video up to HD 720p, including premium content. If you try to play DivX VOD content not authorized for your device, the message “Authorization Error”...
3. Open the DivX Player on your computer and from within the VOD menu, select Register a DivX Certified Device.. 4. You are prompted to log in or create a DivX account if your account information has not already been saved in DivX Player. 5.
9. From the Registration screen (Transfer), click Transfer Video now and select the location of the microSD card or USB (the device) as the target destination for the registration video (created in step 6) and click Start. – or – Locate the created file, copy and paste it into the new drive letter corresponding to your device’s storage location.
Play Movies & TV This application allows you to connect to the Play Store, download a movie and then watch it instantly. Choose from thousands of movies, including new releases and HD titles in the Play Store and stream them instantly on your Android device.
Play Music Also known as Google Music, allows you to browse, shop, and playback songs purchased from the Play Store. The music you choose is automatically stored in your Google Music library and instantly ready to play or download. Access the new music tab from within your Play Store application.
7. Return to the Library screen from most other screens in the Music application by tapping the Music application icon (Music notification icon) at the top-left of the Application bar. Changing Library View You can change the way you view the contents of your library. 1.
Changing Music Settings 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Play Music). 2. Press and then make a selection. • Shuffle all: Play all songs in a random order. • Settings: Provides access to the Play Music settings. • Help: Displays application help information. Listening to Music You can listen to music by using your device’s built-in speakers, through a wired headset, or through a wireless Bluetooth stereo...
The Now playing screen opens and the song you touched or the first song in the album or playlist starts to play. The tracks in the current list play in order until you reach the end of the list (unless you choose a repeat option). Otherwise, playback stops only if you stop it, even when you switch applications.
Tab Options There are various options available from the various tabs: 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Play Music). 2. Select one of the following tabs and tap to access an available option. • PLAYLISTS: Play, Add to queue, Rename, or Delete. •...
• Settings: Allows you to view and assign various music settings, and view different application-specific information. • Help: Provides an on-screen series of related help topics. 4. Tap Add to playlist to add the song to a playlist. – or – Add to playlist to add the song to a playlist.
Tap to repeat the current song, repeat all songs, or disable repeat mode. Also visible when is tapped. Creating a Playlist 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Play Music). 2. Tap an album or song list and play a song. 3.
Deleting a Playlist 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Play Music). 2. Display the PLAYLISTS library view. 3. Tap next to a playlist title and tap Delete. Music Player The Music Player is an application that can play music files. The music player supports files with extensions AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, MP3, WMA, 3GP, MP4, and M4A.
Press and hold to fast-forward the song. Tap to go to next song. Volume control. Plays the entire song list once. Replays the current list when the list ends. Repeats the currently playing song. shuffles the current list of songs randomly. songs play in order and are not shuffled.
Music Player Options The Music Player Settings menu allows you to set preferences for the music player such as whether you want the music to play in the background, sound effects, and how the music menu displays. With the Music Player application displayed and playing a song, press and select one of the following options: •...
Music Player Settings The Music Player Settings menu allows you to set preferences for the music player such as whether you want the music to play in the background, sound effects, and how the music menu displays. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Music Player).
Using Playlists Playlists are used to assign music files into groups for playback. These Playlists can be created using the Music player on this device, or using a third-party application (such as Windows Media Player) and downloading those files to an SD card inserted into the device. Creating a Playlist 1.
5. Tap a music file, or tap Select all to add all the music tracks to this playlist then tap Done. Removing Music from a Playlist 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Music Player). 2. Tap the Playlists tab. 3.
4. Tap Delete OK. The music file(s) is deleted. AllShare Play This application wirelessly synchronizes your Samsung device with your TV, streams content and even keeps tabs on who calls or sends text messages with real-time, on-screen monitoring. Samsung’s AllShare makes staying connected easy.
275. Important! The Samsung account manages the access information (username/password) to several applications, such as AllShare Play. 1. Confirm you have already logged in to your Samsung account. There should be no icon in the Notifications area of the screen.
4. Tap Start and follow the on-screen prompts. The application contains two separate streaming media options: • Registered storage: allows you to receive and playback media stored externally (server, laptop, etc.) directly on your device by allowing you to add a Web storage service for streaming content. •...
• Video quality settings: allows you to setup the video quality for streamed video content. • Lock AllShare Play: allows you to restrict access to AllShare Play by requiring a user enter the currently active and associated Samsung account password. Tap Locking AllShare Play to activate/deactivate the feature.
3. Follow the on-screen Sign in and setup process. External ® ® storage spaces include, Dropbox , SkyDrive , and ® SugerSync. Note: If you already have a current account, tap Sign in. 4. Once the process is successfully completed, the Web storage icon or name appears in the Web storage area of the main screen.
2. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (AllShare Play). Note: You must be signed in to your Samsung Account before you can use this feature. 3. Tap your device name from the Devices list. 4. Tap an available category tab (Pictures, Music, Movies, Files, or Info) and select a file.
TV. Note: There is no need to be connected to a Wi-Fi network or to be logged into your Samsung Account to use this feature. AllShare Cast Hub establishes a Wi-Fi Direct connection between the device and the hub.
Connecting AllShare Cast Hub To connect your AllShare Cast Hub hardware: AllShare Cast (with This feature functions with an external Hub accessory) AllShareCast Hub to fully mirror what is currently displayed on your device to the external TV. AllShare Cast Hub Status LED RESET button HDMI...
LED Color/Patterns Description Red - Solid Indicates the AllShare Cast Hub is booting or processing. Red - Blinking Indicates the AllShare Cast Hub is in standby mode (ready for connection). Blue - Solid Indicates the AllShare Cast Hub is ready to be connected with a new device. 2.
Pairing AllShare Cast Hub To pair your device and Hub for the 1st time: 1. Locate the AllShare Hub (dongle) name displayed at the bottom of the TV (showing the tutorial). Ex: Name: Dongle - XXXXXX. 2. Access your device’s AllShare Cast screen and locate the same hub/dongle name in the list.
Important! The AllShare Cast Hub is a 1-to-1 connection. If a previous device was paired to the Hub and is still connected to the AllShare Cast Hub, you can not pair a new device until the first connection is stopped. To disconnect your device from the hub: 1.
AllShare Cast Hub - Troubleshooting Connections • If this is the first time you are connecting your device to a hub and the connection fails: • Press the RESET button for 1 second until it turns solid BLUE. • Quickly tap the dongle name from within your device’s AllShare cast screen.
Important! The AllShare Cast Hub is a 1-to-1 connection. If a previous device was paired to the Hub and is still connected to the AllShare Cast Hub, you can not pair a new device until the first connection is stopped. •...
To stream video content to your TV via AllShare Cast Hub: 1. Connect your AllShare Cast Hub to your TV. For more information, refer to “Connecting AllShare Cast Hub” on page 266. 2. Verify your TV is set to the same source as your hub and that you can see the on-screen connection and configuration tutorials.
9. To playback a DRM purchased video: • From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Gallery). Locate your video and tap it to begin playback. • From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Play Movies & TV). Locate your purchased video and tap it to begin playback.
Google Play Store or otherwise should be obtained from the application provider directly and not from Samsung. Tip: To open applications quickly, add the icons of frequently-used applications to one of the Home screens. For more information, refer to “Customizing the Screens”...
AllShare Definitions: AllShare This uses the traditional DLNA technology for sharing multimedia (photos, videos, or music) to your Samsung Smart TV and other DLNA devices. AllShare Play This new feature builds on the previous AllShare feature. It includes features such as Web storage integration and social networking integration.
Samsung account prior to using this application. For more information, refer to “Wi-Fi settings” on page 350. For more information, refer to “Creating a Samsung Account” on page 27. Important! The Samsung account manages the access information (username/password) to several applications, such as AllShare Play.
Calculator Using this feature allows you to use your device as a calculator. The calculator provides the basic arithmetic functions; addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. You can also use this as a scientific calculator. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Calculator).
1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Calendar). (Show More) to display these tabs: • Year: displays the Year view. • Month: displays the Month view. • Week: displays the Week view. • Day: displays the Day view. • List: displays the events in a List view. •...
Calendar Settings Using the Calendar settings you can select the day with which you want the calendar to begin. You also select how you want to view the calendar, by Month, Week, or Day or determine how to manage events, notifications, sounds, and defaults reminders. 1.
13. Tap Default reminder time to assign a default time frame for event reminders. 14. Tap Notifications while screen is off to display notifications on the full screen while it is turned off. 15. Tap Quick responses to edit your default quick responses for outbound emails.
ChatON Provides a global mobile communication service where you can chat with more than 2 buddies via a group chat, In this service you can send pictures, videos, animation messages (Scribbles), audio, Contacts, Calendar entries, and Location information. Create special animated messages for your friends using handwritten messages, text, photos, background images and music.
Clock Here you can set an Alarm, configure and view the World clock, use a Stopwatch, set a Timer, or use a Desk Clock. The applications display in a tabular format and quickly accessed with the touch of a finger. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Clock).
3. Tap the Alarm tone field and either select an available tone or select Add to use locate a sound to use as an alarm ringtone. Tap OK to activate the ringtone. 4. Move the Snooze slider to the right to activate the feature. Tap the field to assign a Interval time (3 minutes, 5 minutes, 10 minutes, 15 minutes, or 30 minutes) and Repeat (1 time, 2 times, 3 times, 5 times, and 10 times).
Turning Off an Alarm To stop an alarm when it sounds, touch and slide to any direction. Setting the Snooze Feature To activate the Snooze feature after an alarm sounds, touch and slide to any direction. Snooze must first be set in the alarm settings.
Stopwatch This feature allows you to capture elapsed time while letting the stopwatch keep running. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Clock) Stopwatch tab. 2. Tap Start to start the stopwatch counter. 3. Tap Lap to begin the lap time counter. 4.
Configuring a Desk Clock This feature lets you activate an on-screen clock that can be viewed when the device is docked. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Clock) Desk clock tab. Contacts The default storage location for saving phone numbers to your Contacts List is your phone’s built-in memory.
Flipboard This application creates a personalized digital magazine out of everything being shared with you. Access news stories, personal feeds and other related material. Flip through your Facebook newsfeed, tweets from your Twitter account, photos from friends and much more. 1.
Gmail Google Mail (Gmail) is a web-based email service. Gmail is configured when you first set up your phone. Depending on your synchronization settings, Gmail can automatically synchronize with your Gmail account on the web. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Gmail).
Group Play This application lets you share documents, photos or music in real-time with other connected friends. Important! To share a Group Play, all users must be connected to the same Wi-Fi access point. All recipients must also be logged into their AllShare Play account. 1.
You can now interact and draw with the on-screen image, users will instantaneously see the same gestures and also be able to interact. Help Provides access to built-in Help information. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Help). 2. Select an on-screen topics and follow the built-in navigations. Internet Open the browser to start surfing the web.
4. Tap the Maps icon to launch the related maps feature. 5. Press and then tap Add a search. The functions adds additional search shortcuts to the places screen. Maps Google Maps allow you to track your current location, view real-time traffic issues, and view detailed destination directions.
Enabling a Location source Before you use Google Maps and find your location or search for places of interest, you must enable a location source. To enable the location source you must enable the wireless network, or enable the GPS satellites. Important! The more location determining functions are enabled, the more accurate the determination will be of your position.
Opening Maps 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Maps). 2. Tap the upper-right My location button to find your location on the map with a blinking blue dot. 3. Locate the bottom row of the buttons to access additional options: •...
– Latitude: allows you to see your friend's locations and share your location with them. – My Maps: displays a list of your preferred maps. – Bicycling: displays the overlapping cycling trails on your map. – Wikipedia: displays any Wikipedia markers and info on your map. 4.
• Help: provides help information. Messaging This application allows you to use the Short Message Service (SMS) to send and receive short text messages to and from other mobile phones. You can also use the Multi Media Service (MMS) to create multimedia messages to send and receive from other mobile phones.
Music Player This application allows you to play music files that you have stored on your microSD card. You can also create playlists. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Music Player). My Files This application allows you to manage your sounds, images, videos, bluetooth files, Android files, and other memory card data in one convenient location.
Opening and Navigating within Files DCIM is the default location for pictures or video taken by the device. These files are actually stored in the DCIM folder location. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Applications) (My Files). 2. Tap a folder and scroll down or up until you locate your selected file.
Navigation Google Maps Navigation (Beta) is an internet-connected turn-by-turn, GPS navigation system with voice guidance. Caution! Traffic data is not real-time and directions may be wrong, dangerous, prohibited, or involve ferries. Important! To receive better GPS signals, avoid using your device in the following conditions: - inside a building or between buildings - in a tunnel or underground passage...
4. Tap Location and Google search to allow Google to use your location data to improve your search results and other services. Navigation options 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Navigation). The navigation application can be configured from the main screen.
Navigation Map options Once on the map screen, you can access the following features: • Destination: returns you to the previous Navigation options screen. • Search by voice: Speak your destination instead of typing. • Layers: allows you to switch map views: •...
• Settings: provides access to both Power settings (Screen dimming) and Information (Terms, privacy & notices). • Exit navigation: terminates the application. • Help: provides on-screen help. Phone This application provides the ability to make or answering calls, access the Contacts list, which is used to store contact information. From the Home screen, tap (Phone).
Play Magazines With Google Play Magazines, you can subscribe to your favorite magazines and have them available to read on your device at any time or any place. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Play Magazines). 2. Log on to your Google account if you have not already done so. For more information, refer to “Signing into Your Google Account”...
Play Movies & TV This application allows you to connect to the Play Store, download a movie and then watch it instantly. Learn more about Google Play Movies at: http://play.google.com/about/movies. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Play Movies & TV). A list of videos sorted on the SD card displays in the Video list.
Play Store Formerly known as the “Android Market”, this application provides access to downloadable applications and games to install on your phone. The Play Store also allows you to provide feedback and comments about an application, or flag an application that might be incompatible with your phone.
Important! If the selected application requires access to data or control of a function on your device, the Play Store displays the information the application will access. Tap OK if you agree to the conditions of the application. Once you tap OK on this screen you are responsible for using this application on the device and the amount of data it uses.
Note: A data plan is required to use this feature. Charges may apply. Please contact your service provider for further details. Launching an Installed Google Application 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps). 2. Tap the newly installed application. This application is typically located on the last Applications page.
Clearing application cache and data 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Application manager. 2. Tap an application in which to clear the cache or data. 3. Tap Force stop, Uninstall, Clear data, Clear cache, or Clear defaults.
Creating a New Memo 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (S Memo). The S Memo screen is displayed. 2. Tap an existing Memo to open it then tap the screen to enter edit mode. – or – to start a new memo in text mode with the keypad displayed or tap to start a new memo in drawing mode using your finger or a compatible...
The icons that you see displayed on the screen are described in the following table: Saves the current memo and creates a new one. Changes the view mode. Allows you to add free-format drawing. Displays the keypad to you can add text. Eraser tool allows you to erase marks and drawings.
• Set as: allows you to set a memo as a contact icon, Home screen wallpaper, or Lock screen wallpaper. • Print: allows you to print the screen or web page on a Samsung printer using Wi-Fi. When you are finished creating your memo, tap Save on the top menu bar.
Note: Access to this feature requires that you already be logged in to your Samsung account application. For more information, refer to “Creating a Samsung Account” on page 27. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (S Suggest).
Settings This icon navigates to the sound and device settings for your phone. It includes such settings as: display, security, memory, and any extra settings associated with your device. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Settings). – or – Press and then tap Settings.
TecTiles Although not installed by default, this application works with TecTiles to automatically change settings, launch selected applications, or many other useful features. Note: TecTiles are sold separately. Important! If the application is not already installed, and you swipe a programmed TecTile, the device detects it as a tag and initiates the action via the built-in tectile command.
Installing the TecTile application: 1. Tap the back of the device to a TecTile to automatically be directed to the Play Store’s TecTile application and select Install Accept & download. If you do not already have it, follow the on-screen instructions to download it from the Play Store.
3. Read the on-screen information and tap OK. 4. Select the TecTile type and the action. Choose from: • Settings & Apps: creates a TecTile that will change device settings or launch an application. Choose from: Change Phone Settings, Switch Phone Profiles, Launch an App, Toggle Music Playback, Join a WiFi Network, Show a Reminder Note, or Play a Track.
For more information, visit us at: www.samsung.com/us/tectile. To program your TecTile to send a text message: 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (TecTile). 2. Select Phone & Text Send a Text Message. 3. Fill in the Recipient’s Number and Recipient’s Name fields with your contact information.
To program your TecTile to join you to a Wi-Fi network: 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (TecTile). 2. Select Settings & Apps Join a WiFi Network. 3. Tap (Connect to Wi-Fi) to locate the name of a desired Wi-Fi Access Point.
Task Manager Sometimes your phone might seem to slow down over time, and the biggest reason for this are background applications. These are applications that were not properly closed or shutdown and are still active but minimized. The Task Manager not only lets you see which of these applications are still active in the background but also easily lets you choose which applications are left running and which are closed.
Video Player The Video player application plays video files stored on your microSD card. From the Home screen, tap (Applications) (Video Player). Voice Recorder The Voice Recorder allows you to record an audio file up to one minute long and then immediately send it as a message. 1.
• Settings: the following settings are available: – Storage: allows you to choose where your recordings will be saved. Select between Phone or memory card. – Recording quality: allows you to set the recording quality to High or Normal. – Limit for MMS: allows you to select On or Off.
VPN Client This is a full-featured VPN Client that provides support for the latest IPSec VPN standards and provides interoperability with support for all major VPN Gateways. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (VPN CLient). 2. Follow the on-screen instructions to configure the VPN Client. •...
– Improve YouTube allows you to anonymously send YouTube information to help improve the application. • Channel Feed Content – Sets he content that you want to appear within your channel feed. Choose from All activity or Uploads only. • Search –...
Section 10: Connections Your device is equipped with features that allow you to quickly connect to the Web. Internet Your device is equipped with a Google browser to navigate the mobile web. This section explains how to navigate the browser and use the basic features.
Browser Options 1. From the top of the browser screen, select one of the available options: • Navigation: use the forward and back buttons to navigate through your browsing activity. • Refresh: reloads the current page. • Windows: displays a list of the windows you have open. •...
Settings menu. • Downloads: displays the download history. • Print: provides print access on compatible Samsung printers. • Settings: allows you to change the way you view your web pages by changing these options. For more information, refer to “Browser Settings”...
Adding and Deleting Windows You can have up to eight Internet windows open at one time. To add a new window: 1. From your browser window, tap (Windows) (New window). 2. A new browser window displays. Note: The number of currently open windows is displayed at the bottom of the WIndows screen.
To add a new incognito window: 1. From your browser window, tap (Windows) (Incognito). 2. A new browser window displays. Note: The incognito icon appears in the upper-left of the new browser window while you are in this mode. To exit from the incognito window: 1.
2. Press to display the following options: • List/Thumbnail view: Select Thumbnail view (default) to view a thumbnail of the webpage with the name listed, or select List view to view a list of the bookmarks with Name and URL listed. •...
Adding Bookmarks 1. From the webpage, tap Add bookmark 2. Use the on-screen keypad to enter the name of the bookmark and the URL. 3. Tap the Location field to assign a folder location. Home is the default. 4. Select a storage location for your new bookmark. 5.
Emptying the Cookies A cookie is a small file placed on your phone by a website during navigation. In addition to containing some site-specific information, a cookie can also contain some personal information (such as a username and password) which might pose a security risk if not properly managed.
Using Most Visited The Most visited list provides you with a list of the most visited and bookmarked websites. These entries are used to return to previously unmarked Web pages. 1. From the webpage, tap History Most visited tab. A list of your most frequently visited webpages displays. The most frequently visited web pages display at the top of the list.
• Accept cookies: Allows sites, that require cookies, to save and read cookies from your device. • Clear all cookie data: Deletes all current browser cookie files. • Remember form data: Allows the device to store data from any previously filled out forms. Remove the check mark to disable this function.
• Inverted rendering: Allows you to adjust the way a Web page is displayed to make it easier to view or read. Enabling this feature causes a page to rendered in reverse - Black becomes white and vice versa. On-screen white text is displayed as white text on a black background. •...
• Auto-fit pages: Allows web pages to be resized to fit as much of the screen as possible. • Block pop-ups: Prevents popup advertisement or windows from appearing on-screen. Remove the check mark to disable this function. • Text encoding: Adjusts the current text encoding. •...
Bluetooth About Bluetooth Bluetooth is a short-range communications technology that allows you to connect wirelessly to a number of Bluetooth devices, such as headsets and hands-free car kits, and Bluetooth-enabled handhelds, computers, printers, and wireless devices. The Bluetooth communication range is usually up to approximately 30 feet. Turning Bluetooth On and Off To turn Bluetooth on: 1.
Bluetooth Status Indicators The following icons show your Bluetooth connection status at a glance: Displays when Bluetooth is active. Displays when Bluetooth is connected (paired) and communicating. Bluetooth Settings The Bluetooth settings menu allows you to set up many of the characteristics of your device’s Bluetooth service, including: •...
To change your Bluetooth name: 1. Verify Bluetooth is active. 2. From the Bluetooth settings page, tap Rename device. 3. Enter a new name. 4. Tap OK to complete the rename process. To set visibility: 1. Verify your Bluetooth is active. 2.
Pairing Bluetooth Devices The Bluetooth pairing process allows you to establish trusted connections between your device and another Bluetooth device. When you pair devices, they share a passkey, allowing for fast, secure connections while bypassing the discovery and authentication process. Note: Pairing between two Bluetooth devices is a one-time process.
Note: Due to different specifications and features of other Bluetooth- compatible devices, display and operations may be different, and functions such as transfer or exchange may not be possible with all Bluetooth-compatible devices. Important! If callers can not hear you during a call while using a paired Bluetooth headset (with built-in microphone), verify the Call audio option is enabled within the entry’s Bluetooth Settings page.
Note: If callers can not hear you during a call while using a paired Bluetooth headset (with built-in microphone), verify the Call audio option is enabled within the entry’s Bluetooth Settings page. Disconnecting a Paired Bluetooth Device Disconnecting a paired device breaks the connection between the device and your phone, but retains the knowledge of the pairing.
Sending Contacts via Bluetooth Depending on your paired devices’ settings and capabilities, you may be able to send pictures, Contact information, or other items using a Bluetooth connection. Note: Prior to using this feature, Bluetooth must first be enabled on both your phone and the external device, and the recipient’s device must be visible.
Enable Downloading for Web Applications Important! Before you can download a web application you must insert an SD into the phone and enable the Unknown sources feature (enables downloading). 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Security Unknown sources check box.
PC Connections You can connect your device to a PC using an optional PC data cable using various USB connection modes. Media storage: allows you to use the onboard storage capacity of both the device and optional microSD to store and upload files. This feature allows your computer to detect the device as a removable storage drive.
Enabling USB Debugging USB debugging must be enabled before being able to use the Development feature. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Developer options. 2. Tap the USB debugging field to verify the feature is active before connecting your USB cable.
Activating Wi-Fi By default, your device’s Wi-Fi feature is turned off (deactivated). Activating Wi-Fi allows your device to discover and connect to compatible in-range WAPs (Wireless Access Points). 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings. 2. In a single motion touch and slide the Wi-Fi slider to the right to turn it on .
Wi-Fi Status Indicators The following icons indicate the Wi-Fi connection status: Displays when Wi-Fi is connected, active, and communicating with a Wireless Access Point (WAP). Displays when Wi-Fi is active and there is an available open wireless network. Displays when Wi-Fi Direct is active and configured for a direct connection to another compatible device in the same direct communication mode.
Deactivating Wi-Fi 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings. 2. In a single motion touch and slide the Wi-Fi slider to the left to turn it off – or – Activate and Deactivate Wi-Fi from the Notification bar. Note: Use of wireless data connections such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth can reduce battery life and use times.
Section 11: Changing Your Settings This section explains the sound and phone settings for your device. It includes such settings as: display, security, memory, and any extra settings associated with your device. Accessing Settings From the Home screen, tap (Apps) (Settings).
Wi-Fi settings Once set up for Wi-Fi connectivity, your device automatically uses Wi-Fi, when available, for all your mobile services. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Wi-Fi. 2. Press and then tap Advanced. Configure the settings as desired.
Wi-Fi During Sleep By default, when your device enter a sleep mode, your Wi-Fi connection stays on all the time. If the feature is Never enabled during sleep that current data usage is taken over by your network connection. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Wi-Fi.
Finding your Address Information 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Wi-Fi. 2. Press and then tap Advanced. 3. Locate the MAC Address and IP Address information at the bottom of the screen. • MAC address: view your device’s MAC address, required when connecting to some secured networks (not configurable).
WPS Push Button The WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) feature (sometimes associated with a physical or on-screen button on most WAPs) allows you to pair your device and WAP without the need for entering a passcode. This process is similar to Wi-Fi Direct pairing. In this case, once the WPS feature is active on your WAP, your device can then detect it and then immediately pair to it.
WPS PIN Entry If a WPS Push Button does not work, there is an alternative WPS connection method where you would use a device generated PIN number to establish the connection. This number is then entered into your WAP’s WPS client PIN field to complete the connection. To pair your device using WPS PIN: 1.
To activate your connection: 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings. 2. In a single motion touch and slide the Wi-Fi slider to the right to turn it on. The slider color indicates the activation status. 3. Tap Wi-Fi Direct. 4.
Bluetooth settings In this menu you can activate Bluetooth, view or assign a device name, activate your phone so other Bluetooth devices can discover it, or scan for other, available Bluetooth devices with which to pair. For more information, refer to “Bluetooth” on page 336. Turning Bluetooth On and Off To turn Bluetooth on: 1.
4. Tap to erase the current device name and enter a new name for this device using the keyboard. 5. Tap OK to confirm your setting. Activating Visibility 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Bluetooth. 2. Verify your Bluetooth is active. 3.
Data Usage Monitor and mange your device’s data usage capabilities. Features include activation/deactivation or network data usage, set mobile data usage for a set period of time, and view application data usage. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Data usage.
7. Press and then select from the available on-screen options: • Data roaming allows you to connect to your service provider’s partner networks and access data services when you are out of your service providers area of coverage. • Restrict background data prevents background data usage. This can help prevent over usage of your data minutes.
More Settings This tab displays additional wireless and network information. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings More settings. Using Airplane mode This mode allows you to use many of your device’s features, such as Camera, Games, and more, when you are in an airplane or in any other area where making or receiving calls or data is prohibited.
Mobile networks Before you use applications such as Google Maps and find your location or search for places of interest, you must enable the Mobile networks options. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings More settings Mobile networks. The following options display: Use mobile data Allows you to activate mobile data usage on your device.
Using the LTE Network To confirm you are always using the fastest possible connection, the device has an automatic detection method where it finds both the fastest and most stable connection/communication method. This device is capable of using either LTE/3G services for this connection. Note: CDMA is only available on the 3G network.
Adding a VPN Before you add a VPN you must determine which VPN protocol to use: PPTP, L2TP/IPSec PSK, L2TP/IPSec RSA, IPSec Xauth PSK, IPSec Xauth RSA, or IPSec Hybrid RSA. Important! Before you can use a VPN you must establish and configure one.
Edit a VPN 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings More settings VPN. 2. Touch and hold the VPN that you want to edit. 3. In the pop-up that opens, select Edit network. 4. Make the desired VPN setting changes. 5.
S Beam This feature (when activated via NFC) allows you to beam large files directly to another compatible device that is in direct contact. These files can be larger, such as Videos, HD pictures, and other large files.You can beam images and videos from your gallery, music files from your music player, and more.
4. Verify (Nearby devices) appears at the top of the screen. 5. At the Nearby devices prompt, tap OK. 6. Tap Shared contents, then check the media you would like to share. Tap OK. 7. Tap Device name, then use the on-screen keyboard to change the name shown to others.
AllShare Cast With AllShare Cast, you can wirelessly mirror what is currently displayed on your device’s screen with an external TV via the ® AllShare Cast Hub 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings More settings AllShare Cast. 2.
Call Settings To access the Call settings menu: 1. From the Home screen, tap (Phone). 2. Press and then tap Call settings. Configuring General Call Settings Configure the general call settings using this option. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Phone).
– Alerts on call: selects whether alarm and message notification is turned off during a call. • Call answering/ending: allows you to manage the settings for answering and ending calls. – Answering key allows you to press the Home key to answer an incoming call.
• Increase volume in pocket: increases the ringtone volume when the device is in a pocket or a bag. Uses the proximity sensor to detect its location. • Additional settings: allows you to activate/deactive the noise reduction feature which supresses background noise during an active call. •...
Call rejection 1. From the Home screen, tap (Phone). 2. Press and then tap Call settings Call rejection. 3. Activate the feature by moving the Auto reject mode slider to the right. 4. Tap Auto reject mode and tap one of the following options: •...
Ringtones and keypad tones 1. From the Home screen, tap (Phone). 2. Press and then tap Call settings Ringtones and keypad tones. 3. Tap Device ringtone, select a ringtone, and tap OK. 4. Tap Device vibration, select a vibration type, and tap OK. 5.
Answering or ending calls 1. From the Home screen, tap (Phone). 2. Press and then tap Call settings Call settings Call answering/ending. 3. Select any of the following options: • Answering key allows you to press the Home key to answer an incoming call.
• Outgoing call conditions: allows you to make calls even when the device is locked. My call sound This option allows you to personalize the sounds you hear during a call with and without earphones. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Phone).
Voicemail You can view your voicemail number from this menu. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Phone). 2. Press and then tap Call settings Voicemail service. 3. Tap Voice Mail. 4. If an additional voicemail service is in use (other than carrier), tap Voice settings to now view your selected voicemail number and information.
TTY Mode A TTY (also known as a TDD or Text Telephone) is a telecommunications device that allows people who are deaf, hard of hearing, or who have speech or language disabilities, to communicate by telephone. Your device is compatible with select TTY devices. Please check with the manufacturer of your TTY device to ensure that it is compatible with digital cell phones.
Voice Privacy The Voice Privacy option automatically reduces the sound of the incoming caller’s voice for enhanced privacy. 1. From the Home screen, tap (Phone). 2. Press and then tap Call settings. 3. Tap the Voice privacy field to activate the feature (a green checkmark appears in the adjacent field).
Blocking Mode When Blocking mode is enabled, notifications for selected features will be disabled. You will only receive notifications of incoming calls from people on your allowed list. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings. 2. In a single motion touch and slide the Blocking mode slider to the right to turn it on.
Sound Settings From this menu you can control the sounds on the phone as well as configure the display settings. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Sound. The following options display: Silent mode via Device Options Screen Silent mode is convenient when you wish to stop the phone from making noise, in a theater for example.
Vibration intensity Vibration intensity allows you to select how intense the vibration is for different options. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Sound Vibration intensity. 2. Touch and drag the slider to adjust the Vibration intensity for Incoming call, Notification, and Haptic feedback.
Setting a Default Notification Ringtone This option allows you to set the ringtone that will sound for notifications and alarms. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Sound Default notifications. 2. Tap one of the ringtones and tap OK. Vibrate During Ringing This option allows you to activate/deactivate the vibration feature.
5. Tap Haptic feedback to activate the a vibration when you press soft keys on certain screens. A check mark displayed next to the feature indicates this feature is active. 6. Tap Emergency tone to assign the notification for emergency alerts.
• Auto-rotate screen: when enabled, the phone automatically switches from portrait to landscape orientation and vice versa. When this setting is disabled, the phone displays in portrait mode only. • Screen timeout: adjusts the delay time before the screen automatically turns off.
Adjusting Screen Brightness This feature configures the LCD Brightness levels. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Display Brightness. 2. Tap Automatic brightness to allow the phone to self-adjust and tap OK. – or – Touch and slide the on-screen slider to adjust the level and tap Assigning a Wallpaper The Wallpaper settings option allows you to set the Wallpaper for your Home screen, Lock screen, or both.
LED Indicator This option allows you to turn on your LED lights for charging, missed events, and incoming notifications. The light will turn on by default unless you turn them off. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Display LED indicator.
Power Saving Mode This feature allows you both automatically set the phone to use a power saving mode and configure additional power saving options manually, all in an effort to conserve battery power. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Power saving mode.
Battery Usage This option allows you to view a list of those components using battery power. The amount of time the battery was used also displays. Battery usage displays in percentages per application. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Battery.
You can also view the amount of memory or resources used as well as the remaining memory and resources for each of the applications on your phone and clear the data, cache, or defaults. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Application manager ALL.
Running Services The Running services option allows you to view and control currently running services such as Backup, Google Talk, SNS (messaging), Swype, and more. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Application manager. 2. Tap the RUNNING tab to view all currently active and running applications.
Reset App Preferences This option allows you to reset all of your current apps to their default state. This is useful if you have assigned any actions to a new particular application and now wish to default back to the original application.
Enabling the GPS Satellites 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Location services. 2. Tap Use GPS satellites to enable the GPS satellite. Enabling the Location and Google Search 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Location services.
Using Swipe This feature is the least secure locking method and only requires that a user swipe the screen to unlock the device. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Lock screen. 2. Tap Screen lock Swipe. Using a Motion to Unlock This feature allows you to lock or unlock your device by simply tilting it and moving it either forwards or backwards.
Using Face Unlock This feature used facial recognition to unlock your phone. This feature is less secure than PIN, Pattern, and Password locks and can be bypassed by someone else who looks similar to you. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Lock screen.
Setting an Unlock Pattern Creating a screen unlock pattern increases security on the phone. When you enable the User visible pattern field, you will draw an unlock pattern on the screen whenever you want to unlock the phone’s buttons or touch screen. When you activate the User tactile feedback field, you feel vibration as feedback while drawing the pattern.
7. Confirm the new pattern by redrawing it and then tapping Confirm. The Unlock pattern is set. 8. Enter the backup PIN code and tap Continue. 9. Reenter the PIN to reconfirm the previous entry and tap OK. Changing the Screen Lock Pattern This feature allows you to change the previously stored unlock pattern and update it if necessary.
What If I Forget my Pattern? If you forget your device's lock pattern, you can unlock your device or reset it using your Google™ Account credentials. When you enter the wrong unlock pattern too many times, you should see an option at the bottom of the screen that says Forgot pattern? Follow these steps to use either your PIN or email address.
To unlock your device using your Google account: 1. Tap Forgot pattern? (located at the bottom of the screen). 2. Tap the Username (email) and Password fields, use the on-screen keyboard to enter your Google Account credentials, and tap Sign in to complete the login process. 3.
4. Enter a password using the keypad and tap Continue to confirm the password. 5. Confirm the password by re-entering it and tap OK to confirm. Samsung Unlock Options Activate or deactivates various Unlock screen functions. 1. From the Home screen, press...
• Help text shows help information on the Lock screen. • Camera quick access provides you with quick access to the camera function from the Lock screen. When active, in a single motion, • Wake up in lock screen requires that you say a command to wake-up S Voice.
To edit these Lock screen shortcuts: 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Lock screen Lock screen options. 2. In a single motion touch and slide the Shortcuts slider to the right to turn it on. 3. Tap the Shortcuts field to activate the menu. 4.
Lock Instantly with Power Key When enabled, the screen is automatically locked after pressing the Power/Lock key. Note: This option only appears when a screen lock option is active. Vibrate on Screen Tap When enabled, you will feel vibration as feedback while drawing the pattern, using a PIN or password lock.
Security The Security settings allow you to determine the security level for your device. Encrypt Device When enabled, this feature requires a numeric PIN or password to decrypt your phone each time you power it on or encrypt the data on your SD card each time it is connected: 1.
Device Administration Activating this feature allows Google to administrate your phone in a way similar to IT security settings on a corporate PC. This would be beneficial in the case that your phone was lost or stolen. The phone could be “deactivated” or “restricted” (through administration) from a remote location.
Credential Storage This option allows certain applications to access secure certificates and other credentials. Certificates and credentials can be installed to the SD card and password protected. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Security. 2. Tap Trusted credentials to display only trusted CA certificates. A check mark displayed next to the feature indicates secure credentials.
From within an active text entry screen, touch and hold (Input Methods), drag across the icons, and select (Settings) to reveal the Samsung keyboard settings screen. 2. Set any of the following options: • Portrait keyboard types allows you to choose a keyboard configuration (Qwerty keyboard [default] or 3x4 keyboard).
Key-tap sound enables auditory feedback when you tap an on-screen key. • Tutorial launches a brief on-screen tutorial covering the main concepts related to the Samsung keyboard. • Reset settings resets the keyboard settings back to their original configuration. Changing Your Settings...
From within an active text entry screen, touch and hold (Input Methods), drag across the icons, and select (Settings) to reveal the Samsung keyboard settings screen. 2. In a single motion touch and slide the Predictive text slider to the right to turn it on.
• Learn from Messaging allows your device to learn your messaging style by using your Messaging information. • Learn from Contacts updates predictive style by learning your Contacts style. • Clear personalized data removes all personalized data entered by the user.
• Show complete trace: once enabled, sets wether or not to display the complete Swype path. • Pop-up on keypress: once enabled, displays a character above an on- screen key while typing. • Next word prediction: once enabled, predicts the next word in your text string based on your current text entries.
• Backup & Sync: when active, allows you to backup your Swype dictionary and sync your Swype dictionary across multiple devices. ® • Contribute usage data: when enabled, allows the Nuance application to collect usage data for better word predictions. •...
Configure Google Voice Typing 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Language and input. – or – From a screen where you can enter text, in a single motion, touch and drag the Status bar down to the bottom of the screen, then select (Choose input method) Set up...
Configuring Voice Input Recognition This feature allows the device to correctly recognize verbal input. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Language and input Voice search. 2. Configure the available options to alter the settings associated with this feature: 3.
Configuring Text-to-speech This feature allows the device to provide a verbal readout of on-screen data such as messages and incoming caller information. This action is called TTS (Text To Speech). 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Language and input Text-to-speech output.
Important! This feature requires an active Wi-Fi connection prior to use. 1. Log into your Samsung account and verify it is active. For more information, refer to “Creating a New Google Account” on page 24.
• Restore: allows you to retrieve your previously backed up data from your Samsung account and then download it to your device. Back up and Reset Location settings, backup configurations, or reset the phone to erase all personal data.
4. Tap Automatic restore to assist in the re-installation of a previously installed application (including preferences and data). 5. Tap Factory data reset to reset your device and sound settings to the factory default settings. For more information, refer to “Factory Data Reset”...
Factory Data Reset From this menu you can reset your device and sound settings to the factory default settings. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Backup and reset Factory data reset. 2. Read the on-screen reset information. 3.
Removing an Account Important! Removing an account also deletes all of its messages, contacts, and other data from the device. 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings and then navigate to the Accounts area. 2. Tap the account name. 3.
Motion Settings This feature allows you to assign specific functions to certain phone actions that are detected by both the accelerometer and gyroscope. To activate motion: 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Motion. 2. In a single motion touch and slide the Motion slider to the right to turn it on.
• Pan to move icon: Once enabled, touch and hold a desired application shortcut icon or widget on the screen. Once it detaches, move the device left or right to migrate it to a new location. • Pan to browse images: Once enabled, touch and hold a desired on-screen image to pan around it.
To adjust gesture sensitivity: 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Motion Sensitivity settings. 2. Tap an available field to access the sensitivity settings for the currently active gesture. Choose from: • Gyroscope calibration: Allows you to properly calibrate your device for use with motion gestures.
4. Tap Desk home screen display to display the desk home screen when the phone is docked. 5. Tap Audio output to set your Audio output to Stereo or Surround. Date and Time This menu allows you to change the current time and date displayed. 1.
Accessibility Settings This service lets you enable and disable downloaded accessibility applications that aid in navigating your Android device, such as TalkBack (uses synthesized speech to describe the results of actions), KickBack (provides haptic feedback for actions), and SoundBack (plays sounds for various actions). Also lets you enable use of the power key to end calls.
7. Tap Accessibility shortcut to allow the accessibility shortcut under the device options to be used by pressing and holding the power key. 8. Tap TalkBack to activate the feature. Note: TalkBack, when installed and enabled, speaks feedback to help blind and low-vision users.
14. Tap the Mono audio field to enable stereo audio to be compressed into a single mono audio stream for use with a single earbud/earphone. 15. Tap the Turn off all sounds field to mute every sound made by the device during taps, selections, notifications, etc.. 16.
• Select app to be debugged: Allows developers to select a specific app to debug. • Wait for debugger: Specified apps must have debugger attached before executing. • Show touches: Displays touch interactions on the screen. • Show pointer location: Highlights the data that was touched on the screen.
• Enable traces: Enables/disables on-screen tracing based on an available parameter. • Do not keep activities: Destroys every activity as soon as the application is closed. • Limit background processes: Sets the number of processes that can run in the background. •...
Allowing Mock Locations Note: This feature is used for development purposes only. If you are a developer who is testing a GPS applications using this device, you can tell the device that the phone is at different GPS locations. In other words, the phone is allowed to “mock” the coordinates.
Application Options 1. From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings Developer options. 2. Verify the Developer options are active. 3. Tap Do not keep activities to destroy every activity as soon as the application is closed. 4. Tap Limit background processes to set the number of processes that can run in the background.
About Device This menu contains legal information, system tutorial information, and other phone information such as the model number, firmware version, baseband version, kernel version, and software build number. To access phone information: From the Home screen, press and then tap Settings About device.
• Android version: displays the firmware version loaded on this device. • Baseband version: displays the baseband version loaded on this device. • Kernel version: displays the kernel version loaded on this device. • Build number: displays the software, build number. Note: Firmware, baseband, kernel and build numbers are usually used for updates to the handset or support.
Section 12: Health and Safety Information This section outlines the safety precautions associated with using your phone. The terms “mobile device” or “cell phone” are used in this section to refer to your phone. Read this information before using your mobile device. Exposure to Radio Frequency (RF) Signals The U.S.
levels of RF can produce health effects (by heating tissue), exposure to low level RF that does not produce heating effects causes no known adverse health effects. The biological effects of radio frequency energy should not be confused with the effects from other types of electromagnetic energy.
The scientific community at large therefore believes that the weight of scientific evidence does not show an association between exposure to Radio Frequency (RF) from cell phones and adverse health outcomes. Still the scientific community has supported additional research to address gaps in knowledge. Some of these studies are described below.
International Cohort Study on Mobile Phone Users (COSMOS) The COSMOS study aims to conduct long-term health monitoring of a large group of people to determine if there are any health issues linked to long-term exposure to radio frequency energy from cell phone use.
Cell Phone Industry Actions Although the existing scientific data do not justify FDA regulatory actions, the FDA has urged the cell phone industry to take a number of steps, including the following: • Support-needed research on possible biological effects of RF for the type of signal emitted by cell phones;...
Hands-Free Kits ® Hands-free kits may include audio or Bluetooth headsets and various types of body-worn accessories such as belt-clips and holsters. Combinations of these can be used to reduce RF energy absorption from cell phones. Headsets can substantially reduce exposure because the phone is held away from the head in the user's hand or in approved body-worn accessories.
Children and Cell Phones The scientific evidence does not show a danger to any users of cell phones from RF exposure, including children and teenagers. The steps adults can take to reduce RF exposure apply to children and teenagers as well. •...
• National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH): http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/. • World Health Organization (WHO): http://www.who.int/peh-emf/en/. • International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection: http://www.icnirp.de. • Health Protection Agency: http://www.hpa.org.uk/Topics/Radiation/. • US Food and Drug Administration: http://www.fda.gov/Radiation-EmittingProducts/ RadiationEmittingProductsandProcedures/ HomeBusinessandEntertainment/CellPhones/default.htm. Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) Certification Information Your wireless phone is a radio transmitter and receiver.
The RF exposure limit set by the FCC for wireless mobile phones employs a unit of measurement known as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR). The SAR is a measure of the rate of absorption of RF energy by the human body expressed in units of watts per kilogram (W/kg).
FCC RF exposure guidelines. This device has a FCC ID number: A3LSPHL710 [Model Number: SCH-S960L] and the specific SAR levels for this device can be found at the following FCC website: http://www.fcc.gov/oet/ea/. The SAR information for this device can also be found on Samsung’s website: http://www.samsung.com/sar.
Note: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
Samsung is committed to promoting responsible driving and giving drivers the tools they need to understand and address distractions.
• Let the person with whom you are speaking know that you are driving and will suspend the call if necessary; • Do not take notes or look up phone numbers while driving; Notice regarding legal restrictions on mounting this device in an automobile: Laws in some states may prohibit mounting this device on or near the windshield of an automobile.
If the phone and/or battery get wet, have them checked by your service provider or contact Samsung, even if they appear to be working properly.
Samsung-approved chargers which are specifically designed for your phone. WARNING! Use of a non-Samsung-approved battery or charger may present a risk of fire, explosion, leakage, or other hazard. Samsung's warranty does not cover damage to the phone caused by nonSamsung-approved batteries and/or chargers.
Recycling programs for your mobile device, batteries, and accessories may not be available in your area. We've made it easy for you to recycle your old Samsung mobile device by working with respected take-back companies in every state in the country.
Mail It In The Samsung Mobile Take-Back Program will provide Samsung customers with a free recycling mailing label. Just go to http://www.samsung.com/us/aboutsamsung/citizenship/ usactivities_environment_samsungrecyclingdirect.html?INT=STA_recyle _your_phone_page and follow the instructions to print out a free pre-paid postage label and then send your old mobile device or battery to the address listed, via U.S.
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Defense policy and the 2008 Federal Radio navigation Plan (FRP). Changes may affect the performance of location-based technology on your mobile device. Certain Samsung mobile devices can also use an Assisted Global Positioning System (AGPS), which obtains information from the cellular network to improve GPS performance. AGPS uses your...
The location-based information may be shared with third-parties, including your wireless service provider, applications providers, Samsung, and other third-parties providing services. Use of AGPS in Emergency Calls When you make an emergency call, the cellular network may activate AGPS technology in your mobile device to tell the emergency responders your approximate location.
Emergency Calls This mobile device, like any wireless mobile device, operates using radio signals, wireless and landline networks, as well as user-programmed functions, which cannot guarantee connection in all conditions, areas, or circumstances. Therefore, you should never rely solely on any wireless mobile device for essential communications (medical emergencies, for example).
The suggestions below will help you fulfill any warranty obligations and allow you to enjoy this product for many years: Keep your Samsung Mobile Device away from: Liquids of any kind Keep the mobile device dry. Precipitation, humidity, and liquids contain minerals that will corrode electronic circuits.
Cleaning solutions Do not use harsh chemicals, cleaning solvents, or strong detergents to clean the mobile device. Wipe it with a soft cloth slightly dampened in a mild soap-and-water solution. Shock or vibration Do not drop, knock, or shake the mobile device. Rough handling can break internal circuit boards.
hearing problem varies. Additionally, the amount of sound produced by a portable audio device varies depending on the nature of the sound, the device settings, and the headphones that are used. As a result, there is no single volume setting that is appropriate for everyone or for every combination of sound, settings, and equipment.
• Avoid using headphones after exposure to extremely loud noises, such as rock concerts, that might cause temporary hearing loss. Temporary hearing loss might cause unsafe volumes to sound normal. • Do not listen at any volume that causes you discomfort. If you experience ringing in your ears, hear muffled speech, or experience any temporary hearing difficulty after listening to your portable audio device, discontinue use and consult your doctor.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) 395 E Street, S.W., Suite 9200 Patriots Plaza Building Washington, DC 20201 Voice: 1-800-35-NIOSH (1-800-356-4674) 1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636) Outside the U.S. 513-533-8328 Email: email@example.com Internet: http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/noise/ default.html 1-888-232-6348 TTY Operating Environment Remember to follow any special regulations in force in any area, and always switch your mobile device off whenever it is forbidden to use it, or when it may cause interference or danger.
Implantable Medical Devices A minimum separation of six (6) inches should be maintained between a handheld wireless mobile device and an implantable medical device, such as a pacemaker or implantable cardioverter defibrillator, to avoid potential interference with the device. Persons who have such devices: •...
Vehicles RF signals may affect improperly installed or inadequately shielded electronic systems in motor vehicles. Check with the manufacturer or its representative regarding your vehicle before using your mobile device in a motor vehicle. You should also consult the manufacturer of any equipment that has been added to your vehicle.
When your Device is Wet Do not turn on your device if it is wet. If your device is already on, turn it off and remove the battery immediately (if the device will not turn off or you cannot remove the battery, leave it as-is). Then, dry the device with a towel and take it to a service center.
M-Ratings: Wireless mobile devices rated M3 or M4 meet FCC requirements and are likely to generate less interference to hearing devices than mobile devices that are not labeled. M4 is the better/ higher of the two ratings. M-ratings refer to enabling acoustic coupling with hearing aids that do not operate in telecoil mode.
The HAC rating and measurement procedure are described in the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) C63.19 standard. HAC for Newer Technologies This phone has been tested and rated for use with hearing aids for some of the wireless technologies that it uses. However, there may be some newer wireless technologies used in this phone that have not been tested yet for use with hearing aids.
Restricting Children's Access to Your Mobile Device Your mobile device is not a toy. Do not allow children to play with it because they could hurt themselves and others, damage the mobile device, or make calls that increase your mobile device bill. Keep the mobile device and all its parts and accessories out of the reach of small children.
Other Important Safety Information • Only qualified personnel should service the mobile device or install the mobile device in a vehicle. Faulty installation or service may be dangerous and may invalidate any warranty applicable to the device. • Ensure that any mobile devices or related equipment installed in your vehicle are securely mounted.
• While using your device, leave some lights on in the room and do not hold the screen too close to your eyes. • Seizures or blackouts can occur when you are exposed to flashing lights while watching videos or playing games for extended periods. If you feel any discomfort, stop using the device immediately.
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Index Numerics Airplane Mode 360 Alarm 2 Sec Pause Deleting an Existing Alarm Adding 94 3G Network 362 Setting 282 Using 362 Turning Off 284 Alerts ABC 120 Presidential 178 Accessibility Alerts on Call 369 Sound balance 424 Allowing Mock Locations 428 Accessing AllShare Recently-used...
AllShare Play Flipboard 60 Configuring Settings 261 Gallery 60 Sharing Files 263 Google 60 Sharing Media 264 Google Mail 60 Uploading Images to Web Google Maps 62 Google+ 61 Uploading Video to Web Group Play 61 Help 61 Web Storage Setup 262 Hide 57 AllShareCast Hub 275 Internet 61...
Shutting Down 31 Storage Used 389 Back up Using the Camcorder 231 My Account 415 Using the Camera 209 My Data 415 Video Player 66 Backup and Restore 415 Voice Recorder 66 Basic Mode 377 Voice Search 66 Battery VPN Client 67 Charging 16 YouTube 67 Display Percentage 19...
Bluetooth 356 Switching to Headset About 336 during call 106 Change Name 338 Turning on and off 336 Configure Device Settings Visibility 357 Deleting a Paired Device Visibility Time-Out 338 Brightness Device Name 356 Auto 50 Disconnecting a Paired Browser Device 341 Adding bookmarks 330 Media Audio 340...
Sync 278 Call Waiting 109 Calibration 421 Calls Call Accessory Settings 369 Settings 94 Answering/Ending 369 Call Alert 368 Auto Reject 368 Call Vibrations 368 Making a 90 Call Functions 90 Multi-party 108 Answering 95 Muting 106 Background Calling 91 Camcorder 231 Ending 92 Accessing the Video Folder...
First Name 160 Accessing the Internet Groups 161 Last Name First 160 Contact Merge with Google 146 Copying to microSD Card Merge with Samsung Account 146 Creating a New 137 Sending All 153 Joining 149 Setting Default Location New From Keypad 140...
Settings 160 Data Usage Share Namecard Via 148 Cycle 358 Sharing Settings 161 Limiting 358 Sharing/Sending 153 Date Contacts List 90 Selecting Format 422 Context Menus 143 Date and Time 422 Navigation 75 Default Notifications Using 75 Settings 381 Cookies Default Storage Emptying 331 Assigning 208...
Device Options Screen 379 Easy Mode 377 Display Edit Page 77 Icons 41 Email 185 Settings 41 Changing Signature 189 Status Bar 41 Using Negative Colors 424 Composing 188 Display / Touch-Screen 449 Configuring Settings 189 Displaying your phone Creating an Internet number 90 Account 186 DivX...
Emergency Tone 382 Factory data reset 89 Emoticons 169 Favorites Tab 164 Ending FCC Hearing Aid Compatibility A call 92 (HAC) Regulations for Entering Text 115 Wireless Devices 460 Using SWYPE 116 FCC Notice and Cautions 463 Erasing files from Flipboard 287 Memory card 89 Folder...
Sensitivity Settings 72 Retrieving Password 25 Set Search Engine 334 Shake to Update 72 Signing into Your Account Tilt to Zoom 71 Getting Started 8 Voice Typing 115 Battery 14 Google Books 301 Battery Cover 10 Google Mail Locking/Unlocking the see also Gmail 200 Device 24 Google Maps...
Group 255 Hidden Applictions Group Play 289 Show 57 Music Player 255 Home 51 Sharing an Image 227 Home City Sharing Pictures 289 Setting 398 Groups Home Key 51 Adding an Member to an Home Screen Existing Group 162 Assigning a New 77 Creating a new caller Changing Wallpaper 83 group 161...
In call Options 106 Language Incognito 327 Select 404 Create Window 328 Latitude 294 Exit Window 328 LDAP 147 Incoming Call Live Shooting 236 Vibration Setting 380 Live Wallpaper Indicator icons 41 Selecting 83 Information Ticker 398 Local 290 International Call 98 Location International Calls Settings 294...
Showing Owner Info 401 Memory card Ticker 398 Erasing files from the 89 Using Shortcuts 399 Merge Calls 108 Viewing Missed Calls 114 Merge with Google 146 Weather 398 Message Logs 109 Options 168 Accessing 110 Read 172 Accessing from Register a Number as Notifications 111 Spam 174...
Icons on the Status Bar Mobile Web 324 Entering Text in the Mobile Insert Smiley 169 Web Browser 326 Locked 168 Navigating with the Mobile Menu Options 168 Web 324 Options 168 Using Bookmarks 328 Settings 176 Mono Signing into Google Mail Audio Setup 425 Motion Spam 168...
Changing Library View Making a Song a Ringtone Changing Settings 248 Options 255 Creating a Playlist 252 Playing Music 253 Deleting a Playlist 253 Removing Music 258 Listening 248 Using Playlists 257 Music Application 246 MusicPlayer 253 Now Playing Screen 249 My Call Sound 369 Options While Playing 250 Adjusting 107...
New applications Owner Information 401 Downloading 304 Page Buddy 382 Turning On 313 Passwords NFC (Near Field Make Visible 402 Communication) 364 Pause Noise Reduction 107 Adding to a Contact 145 Non-Market Applications 306 Pause Dialing 98 Notification Personal Localized Alerting Vibration Setting 380 Network (PLAN) 442 Notification Bar 49...
Picture-In-Picture 240 Primary Shortcuts 54 Pictures Adding and Deleting 80 Instant Sharing 220 Customizing 80 Sharing 219 Replacing 80 Play Books 301 Play Music 303 Quick Dialing 91 Play Store 304 Quick Messaging 167 Quick Access 56 Play Videos Recently-used Applications Picture-In-Picture 240 Accessing 75 Pointer Speed...
Using 102 Device 23 Samsung Account Restore 415 Creating 27 Restrict Merge Contacts 146 Background Data 359 Samsung Keyboard 124 Restricting Children's Access ABC Mode 128 to Your Mobile device 463 Changing the Input Type Ringtone Assigning 370 Enabling 125...
Screen Lock SDXC 85 Set Up 394 Search Engine 334 Sounds 381 Sending a Namecard 153 Screen Lock Pattern Sensitivity Settings 421 Changing 395 Setting an alarm 282 Creating 394 Setting up Deleting 395 Voicemail 29 Forgot My Pattern 396 Settings 349 Screen Rotation Accessing 349...
Shortcuts Spam 183 Adding from Application Accessing Your Spam Screen 79 Folder 183 Adding from Home Screen Assigning Manually 181 Assigning Phone Numbers Deleting from a Screen 80 Managing 78 Block Unknown Numbers Primary 54 Slideshow Block Unknown Senders Settings 217 Smart Alarm 283 Manually Register a Smart Practices While Driving...
Making a call 102 Personal Dictionary 119 Removing an entry 101 Setting up entries 100 Preferences 117 Standard Limited Warranty Reset Dictionary 118 Select Text Input Mode Status Bar 41 Sub-Menus Settings 117 Navigation 74 SYM mode 120 SugarSync Updates 120 Setup 262 Swype Connect 47 Switching to a Bluetooth...
Text Transferring Music Files 259 Adjusting Size 333 TTS 413 Minimum Font Size 333 TTY Mode 376 Soom Amount on Double Twitter Tap 333 Personalize Swype 119 Text Input Methods 115 Predictive Text 132 Text Input Method Selecting 116 UL Certified Travel Charger Text Templates 171 Create Your Own 184 Understanding Your Device...
Unmounting Videos SD card 88 Default Storage Location Usage Battery 387 Options 219 USB Connections Voice Input As Storage Device 344 Recognition 412 USB Debugging 425 Voice mail Disabling 87 Accessing 29 USB Settings Accessing from another As Storage Device 344 phone 30 Use GPS Satellites 292 Setting up 29...
Wallpaper Wi-Fi Assign Home 55 About 345 Home and Lock Screens Activating 346 Advanced settings 348 Wallpapers Connecting to 346 Assigning from Gallery Deactivating 348 Direct Connection 354 Changing Home Screen During Sleep 351 MAC Address 352 Changing Lock Screen 84 Manually Adding Network Changing via Settings Menu 83...
Yahoo! 334 YouTube High Quality 323 High Qulaity 273 Settings 321...