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  • Page 2 Contents Features Mobile continuity Biometric security Dark mode Getting started Device layout: Galaxy A32 5G Set up your device: Charge the battery Start using your device: Turn on your device Use the Setup Wizard Transfer data from an old device Lock or unlock your device Accounts Set up voicemail...
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    Contents Samsung apps Galaxy Essentials AR Zone Galaxy Store Galaxy Wearable Game Launcher Samsung Free Samsung Global Goals Samsung Members SmartThings Calculator Calendar Clock Contacts Internet Messages My Files Phone Samsung Health Samsung Notes Samsung Pay Google apps Chrome Drive...
  • Page 4 Getting started Galaxy A32 5G Set up your device Start using your device...
  • Page 5 Getting started Galaxy A32 5G Front camera Volume keys Side key/ Fingerprint Rear cameras scanner Flash USB charger/ Headset jack Accessory port Devices and software are constantly evolving — the illustrations you see here are for reference only.
  • Page 6 Getting started Set up your device Charge the battery Your device uses a nano-SIM card. A SIM card may be preinstalled, or you may be able to use your previous SIM card. Contact your carrier for more details. Install SIM/microSD card Place the SIM card and optional microSD ™...
  • Page 7 Getting started NOTE Use only Samsung-approved chargers and cables. To avoid injury or damage to your device, do not use incompatible, worn or damaged batteries, chargers or cables. Using other charging devices and batteries may void your warranty and may cause damage. For more information on your device, including charging compatibility, please visit
  • Page 8 Smart Switch can transfer your data via USB cable, Wi-Fi, or computer. Visit to learn more. 1. From Settings, tap Accounts and backup > Bring data from old device.
  • Page 9 Getting started Lock or unlock your device Use your device’s screen lock features to secure your device. By default, the device locks automatically when the screen times out. For more information about screen locks, see Lock screen and security. Side key/Fingerprint scanner Press to lock.
  • Page 10 For more information, see Factory Reset Protection. Add a Samsung account Sign in to your Samsung account to access exclusive Samsung content and make full use of Samsung apps. ◌ From Settings, tap Samsung account. Add an Outlook account ®...
  • Page 11 Getting started Set up voicemail You can set up your voicemail service when you access it for the first time. You can access voicemail through the Phone app. Options vary by carrier. 1. From Phone, touch and hold the 1 key or tap Voicemail.
  • Page 12 Getting started Navigation A touch screen responds best to a light touch from the pad of your finger or a capacitive stylus. Using excessive force or a metallic object on the touch screen may damage the surface of the screen and the damage will not be covered by the warranty.
  • Page 13 Getting started Swipe Lightly drag your finger across the screen. Swipe the screen to unlock the device. Swipe the screen to scroll through the Home screens or menu options. Devices and software are constantly evolving — the illustrations you see here are for reference only.
  • Page 14 Getting started Drag and drop Touch and hold an item, and then move it to a new location. Drag an app shortcut to add it to a Home screen. Drag a widget to place it in a new location. Devices and software are constantly evolving — the illustrations you see here are for reference only.
  • Page 15 Getting started Zoom in and out Bring your thumb and forefinger together or apart on the screen to zoom in and out. Move your thumb and forefinger together on the screen to zoom out. Move your thumb and forefinger apart on the screen to zoom in. Devices and software are constantly evolving —...
  • Page 16 Getting started Touch and hold Touch and hold items to activate them. Touch and hold a field to display a pop-up menu of options. Touch and hold a Home screen to customize the Home screen. Devices and software are constantly evolving — the illustrations you see here are for reference only.
  • Page 17 Getting started Navigation bar You may navigate your device by using either the navigation buttons or full screen gestures. Back Recent apps Home Devices and software are constantly evolving — the illustrations you see here are for reference only.
  • Page 18 Getting started Navigation buttons Use buttons along the bottom of the screen for quick navigation. 1. From Settings, tap Display > Navigation bar > Buttons. 2. Tap an option under Button order to choose which side of the screen the Back and Recent apps icons display.
  • Page 19 Getting started Customize your home screen The Home screen is the starting point for navigating your device. You can place your favorite apps and widgets here, in addition to setting up additional Home screens, removing screens, changing the order of screens, and choosing a main Home screen. App icons Wallpaper Themes...
  • Page 20 Getting started 3. Tap a picture or video to choose it. • If choosing a single picture, choose which screen or screens you want to apply the wallpaper to. • Videos and multiple pictures can only be applied to the Lock screen. •...
  • Page 21 Getting started Widgets Add widgets to your home screens for quick access to info or apps. 1. From a Home screen, touch and hold the screen. 2. Tap Widgets, and then tap a widget set to open it. 3. Swipe to the widget you want to add to the Home screen, and tap Add. Customize Widgets Once you have added a widget, you can customize where it's located and how it functions.
  • Page 22 Getting started • Hide apps: Choose apps to hide from the Home and App screens. Return to this screen to restore hidden apps. Hidden apps are still installed and can appear as results in Finder searches. • App icon badges: Enable to show badges on apps with active notifications. You can also choose the badge style.
  • Page 23 Getting started Easy mode The Easy mode layout has larger text and icons, making for a more straightforward visual experience. Switch between the default screen layout and a simpler layout. Apps list 1. From Settings, tap Display > Easy mode. 2.
  • Page 24 Getting started Notification panel For quick access to notifications, settings, and more, simply open the Notification panel. Device settings Quick settings Notification cards Devices and software are constantly evolving — the illustrations you see here are for reference only.
  • Page 25 Getting started View the Notification panel You can access the Notification panel from any screen. 1. Swipe down on the screen to display the Notification panel. • To open an item, tap it. • To clear a single notification, drag the notification left or right. •...
  • Page 26 Getting started • Touch and hold a quick setting icon to open the setting. • Drag the Brightness slider to adjust the screen brightness.
  • Page 27 Getting started Status bar The Status bar provides device information on the right side and notification alerts on the left. Status icons Battery full Charging Mute Vibrate Airplane mode Bluetooth active Location active Alarm Notification icons Missed calls Call in progress New message Voicemail New email...
  • Page 28 Getting started Digital wellbeing and parental controls You can monitor and manage your digital habits by getting a daily view of how frequently you use apps, how many notifications you receive, and how often you check your device. You can also set your device to help you wind down before going to bed. ◌...
  • Page 29 Getting started Biometric security Use biometrics to securely unlock your device and log in to accounts. Face recognition You can enable Face Recognition to unlock your screen. To use your face to unlock your device, you must set a pattern, PIN, or password. Face recognition is less secure than Pattern, PIN, or Password.
  • Page 30 Use fingerprint recognition as an alternative to entering passwords in certain apps. You can also use your fingerprint to verify your identity when logging in to your Samsung account. To use your fingerprint to unlock your device, you must set a pattern, PIN, or password.
  • Page 31 Link to Windows Continue apps on other devices Link to Windows Achieve mobile continuity between your Samsung device and Windows-based PCs. Get instant access to your device’s photos, messages, and more on a PC by linking your devices. Pictures Drag and drop pictures to Windows.
  • Page 32 2. Tap to turn on the feature. Connection occurs automatically. 3. Sign in to your Samsung account on your Galaxy devices. TIP Move your contacts from your device to your Samsung account so you can access them on all registered devices.
  • Page 33 Getting started Multi window ™ Multitask by using multiple apps at the same time. Apps that support Multi window can be displayed together on a split screen. You can switch between the apps and adjust the size of their windows. Split screen control 1.
  • Page 34 Getting started Edge panels The Edge panels feature a variety of customizable panels that can be accessed from the edge of the screen. Edge panels can be used to access apps, tasks, and contacts, as well as view news, sports, and other information. Apps panel Configure Edge panels Edge panel position and style...
  • Page 35 Getting started Apps panel You can add apps in two columns to the Apps panel. 1. From any screen, drag the Edge handle to the center of the screen. Swipe until the Apps panel is displayed. 2. Tap an app or app pair shortcut to open it. You can also tap All apps for the complete app list.
  • Page 36 Getting started More options: • – Reorder: Change the order of the panels by dragging them to the left or right. – Hide on Lock screen: Choose panels to hide on the Lock screen when a secure screen lock is set. •...
  • Page 37 Getting started Enter text Text can be entered using a keyboard or your voice. Expand toolbar Devices and software are constantly evolving — the illustrations you see here are for reference only.
  • Page 38 Search : Locate specific words or phrases in your conversations. • Translate : Type words or sentences in the keyboard to translate them • into another language. Samsung Pass : Use biometrics for secure access to apps and services. • ™ Spotify : Add music from Spotify •...
  • Page 39 Style and layout • Keyboard toolbar: View or hide the keyboard toolbar. • High contrast keyboard: Adjust the size of the Samsung keyboard and change its colors to increase the contrast between the keys and the background. • Theme: Choose a theme for your keyboard.
  • Page 40 • Select third-party content to use: Enable third-party keyboard features. • Reset to default settings: Return keyboard to original settings and clear personalized data. • About Samsung keyboard: View version and legal information for the Samsung keyboard. • Contact us: Contact Samsung support through Samsung Members.
  • Page 41 Getting started Use Google Voice typing Instead of typing, enter text by speaking. Return to keyboard Open settings 1. From the Samsung keyboard, tap Voice input. 2. Tap the screen and speak your text.
  • Page 42 Getting started Configure Google Voice typing Set customized options for Google Voice typing. 1. From the Samsung keyboard, tap Voice input. 2. Tap Settings for options. • Languages: Choose the language for the keyboard. • Offline speech recognition: Download languages for offline Google Voice typing.
  • Page 43 Getting started Emergency mode features While in Emergency mode, only the following apps and features are available on the Home screen. Options may vary by carrier. Estimated battery life: Displays estimated remaining battery charge time based on current battery charge and usage. Flashlight: Use the device’s flash as a steady source of light.
  • Page 44 Camera and Gallery You can capture high-quality pictures and videos using the Camera app. Images and videos are stored in the Gallery, where you can view and edit them. Camera Navigate the camera screen Configure shooting mode AR Zone Record videos Camera settings Gallery View pictures...
  • Page 45 Camera and Gallery Camera Enjoy a full kit of pro lenses and pro-grade video modes and settings. ◌ From Apps, tap Camera. TIP If Quick launch is enabled, quickly press the Side key twice to open the Camera app. Settings Scene optimizer Zoom Shooting modes...
  • Page 46 Camera and Gallery Navigate the camera screen Take stunning pictures with your device’s front and rear cameras. 1. From Camera, set up your shot with the following features: • Tap the screen where you want the camera to focus. – When you tap the screen, a brightness scale appears. Drag the slider to adjust the brightness.
  • Page 47 Camera and Gallery – Macro: Capture close-up images of objects from 3-5 cm away. – Hyperlapse: Create a time lapse video by recording at various frame rates. The frame rate is adjusted depending on the scene being recorded and the movement of the device.
  • Page 48 Camera and Gallery Camera settings Use the icons on the main camera screen and the settings menu to configure your camera’s settings. ◌ From Camera, tap Settings for the following options: Intelligent features • Scene optimizer: Automatically adjust the color settings of your pictures to match the subject matter.
  • Page 49 Shutter sound: Play a tone when taking a picture. • Watermark: Add a watermark to the bottom left corner of your pictures. • Reset settings: Reset the Camera settings. • Contact us: Contact Samsung support through Samsung Members. • About Camera: View app and software information. •...
  • Page 50 Camera and Gallery Gallery Go to the Gallery to look at the all the visual media stored on your device. You can view, edit, and manage pictures and videos. ◌ From Apps, tap Gallery. Sort images into custom albums Customize collections View pictures of pictures and videos and videos...
  • Page 51 Camera and Gallery View pictures Pictures stored on your device are viewable in the Gallery app. 1. From Gallery, tap Pictures. 2. Tap a picture to view it. Swipe left or right to view other pictures or videos. • To mark the picture as a favorite, tap Add to Favorites.
  • Page 52 Camera and Gallery Play video View the videos stored on your device. You can save videos as favorites, and view video details. 1. From Gallery, tap Pictures. 2. Tap a video to view it. Swipe left or right to view other pictures or videos. •...
  • Page 53 Camera and Gallery Delete pictures and videos Delete pictures and videos stored on your device. 1. From Gallery, tap More options > Edit. 2. Tap pictures and videos to select them. 3. Tap Delete, and confirm when prompted. Group similar images Organize pictures and videos in the Gallery by similarity.
  • Page 54 Camera and Gallery Screen recorder Record activities on your device, write notes, and use the camera to record a video overlay of yourself to share with friends or family. 1. From Quick Settings, tap Screen recorder. 2. Choose a sound setting, and tap Start recording. 3.
  • Page 55 Apps Using apps Samsung apps Google apps Microsoft apps...
  • Page 56 Apps Using apps Uninstall or disable apps Search for apps Sort apps Create and use folders Game Booster App settings The Apps list displays all preloaded and downloaded apps. Apps can be downloaded ™ from Galaxy Store and the Google Play store.
  • Page 57 Apps Create and use folders You can make folders to organize App shortcuts on the Apps list. 1. From Apps, touch and hold an app shortcut, and then drag it on top of another app shortcut until it is highlighted. 2.
  • Page 58 • Choose default apps: Choose which apps to use for making calls, sending messages, going to websites, and more. • Samsung app settings: View a list of Samsung apps and customize their settings. • Your apps: Tap an app to view and update information about its privacy and usage settings.
  • Page 59: Samsung Apps

    For more information, see Zone. Galaxy Store Find and download premium apps that are exclusive to Galaxy devices. A Samsung account is required to download from Galaxy Store. Galaxy Wearable Connect your device to your Samsung Watch using this application.
  • Page 60 Get more and do more from your Galaxy device. Enjoy DIY support tools and exclusive experiences and content — for Samsung members only. Samsung Members may be preloaded on your device, or you can download and install it from Galaxy Store or the Google Play store.
  • Page 61 Apps Calculator The Calculator app features both basic and scientific math functions, as well as a unit converter. Unit converter Convert between measurements. Scientific mode History View past calculations. Devices and software are constantly evolving — the illustrations you see here are for reference only.
  • Page 62 Apps Calendar The Calendar app can be connected to your various online accounts to consolidate all your calendars in one place. Go to today’s date Navigation drawer Tap to view event Stickers Create new event Devices and software are constantly evolving — the illustrations you see here are for reference only.
  • Page 63 Apps Add calendars Add your accounts to the Calendar app. 1. From Calendar, tap Navigation drawer. 2. Tap Calendar settings > Add account and select an account type. 3. Enter your account information and follow the prompts. TIP Accounts may also support email, contacts, and other features. Subscription calendars Subscribe to calendars that match your interests, you can easily find a variety of upcoming events and add them to your schedule.
  • Page 64 Apps Delete an event Delete events from your Calendar. 1. From Calendar, tap an event, and tap again to edit it. 2. Tap Delete, and confirm when prompted.
  • Page 65 Apps Clock The Clock app offers features for keeping track of time and setting alarms. Add alarm Turn alarm on or off Devices and software are constantly evolving — the illustrations you see here are for reference only.
  • Page 66 Apps Alarm Use the Alarm tab to set one-time or recurring alarms and choose options for how to be notified. 1. From Clock, tap Add alarm. 2. Tap the following items to configure an alarm: • Time: Set a time for the alarm. •...
  • Page 67 Apps World clock The World clock lets you keep track of the current time in multiple cities around the globe. Search Find a particular place. Globe Drag to spin and City see times around View the current the world. time and add to your list of cities.
  • Page 68 Apps Time zone converter Set a time in a city on your World clock list to see what the local times would be in the other listed cities. 1. From Clock, tap World clock. 2. Tap More options > Time zone converter. 3.
  • Page 69 View and configure settings for all Clock tools. ◌ From Clock, tap More options > Settings. • Customization Service: Sign in to your Samsung account to customize personal content in supported apps. • About Clock: View the current software version and check for updates.
  • Page 70 Apps Contacts Store and manage your contacts. You can synchronize with personal accounts added to your device. Accounts may also support email, calendars, and other features. Add profile picture Add, delete, and expand fields Devices and software are constantly evolving — the illustrations you see here are for reference only.
  • Page 71 Apps Create a contact 1. From Contacts, tap Create contact. 2. Enter details for the contact, and then tap Save. Edit a contact When editing a contact, you can tap a field and change or delete information, or you can add more fields to the contact’s list of information. 1.
  • Page 72 Apps Show contacts when sharing content Share content directly with your contacts from within any app. Once enabled, your frequent contacts are displayed in the Share window. ◌ From Settings, tap Advanced features > Show contacts when sharing content, and tap to enable the feature.
  • Page 73 Apps Send an email to a group Send an email to members of a group. 1. From Contacts, tap Open drawer > Groups, and then tap a group. 2. Tap More options > Send email. 3. Tap contacts to select them, or tap the All checkbox at the top of the screen to select all, and then tap Done.
  • Page 74 Apps Export contacts Export contacts from your device as vCard files (VCF). 1. From Contacts tap Open drawer > Manage contacts. 2. Tap Import or export contacts. 3. Tap Export and follow the prompts. Merge contacts Consolidate contact information from multiple sources into one contact by linking entries into a single contact.
  • Page 75: Internet

    Apps Internet Samsung Internet is a simple, fast, and reliable web browser for your device. Experience more secure Web browsing features with Secret Mode, Biometric Web Login, and Contents Blocker. Add to Reload webpage Bookmarks Access Bookmarks Access Tabs Navigate TIP Visit for more...
  • Page 76 1. From Internet, tap Bookmarks. 2. Tap a bookmark entry. Save a web page There are several options to save a webpage in the Samsung Internet app. ◌ From Internet, tap Tools > Add page to for the following options: •...
  • Page 77 Apps Share pages Web pages can be shared with your contacts. ◌ From Internet, tap Tools > Share, and follow the prompts. Secret mode Pages viewed in secret mode are not listed in your browser history or search history, and leave no traces (such as cookies) on your device. Secret tabs are a darker shade than the normal tab windows.
  • Page 78 Apps Messages Keep in touch with your contacts by using the Messages app to share photos, send emojis, or just say a quick hello. ◌ From Messages, tap Compose new message. Open More options Add attachments Record voice message Message search To quickly locate a message, use the search feature.
  • Page 79 Apps Delete conversations You can remove your conversion history by deleting conversations. 1. From Messages, tap More options > Delete. 2. Tap each conversation you want to delete. 3. Tap Delete all, and confirm when prompted. Send SOS messages Send a message with your location to designated contacts when you are in an emergency situation.
  • Page 80 Apps Emergency alerts Emergency alerts notify you of imminent threats and other situations. There is no charge for receiving an Emergency alert message. 1. From Settings, tap Notifications > Advanced settings. 2. Tap Wireless Emergency Alerts to customize notifications for emergency alerts.
  • Page 81 Apps My Files View and manage files stored on your device, including images, videos, music, and sound clips. You can also access and manage files saved to your cloud accounts and SD card, if supported. Search Storage locations Additional locations, such as an SD card and cloud accounts, are displayed here if...
  • Page 82 My Files. – Analyze storage: See what’s taking up space in your storage. – Trash: Choose to restore or permanently remove files that you delete. – Settings: View settings for the app. – Contact us: Get connected with Samsung Members.
  • Page 83 Apps Phone The Phone app does more than just make telephone calls. Explore the advanced calling features. Contact your carrier for more information. The actual appearance of the Phone app screen varies by carrier. Access voicemail Make a video call Make a call Devices and software are constantly evolving —...
  • Page 84 Apps Calls The Phone app allows you to make and answer calls from the Home screen, Recents tab, Contacts and more. Make a call Use your phone to make and answer calls from a Home screen. ◌ From Phone, enter a number on the keypad and tap Call.
  • Page 85 Apps Decline a call You can choose to decline an incoming call. If you are using an app, a pop-up screen is displayed for the incoming call. ◌ On the incoming call screen, drag Decline to the left to reject the call and send it to your voicemail.
  • Page 86 Apps Multitask If you exit the call screen to use another app, your active call is indicated in the Status bar. To return to the call screen: ◌ Drag the Status bar down to display the Notification panel and tap the call. To end a call while multitasking: ◌...
  • Page 87 Apps Save a contact from a recent call Use recent call information to create a contact or update your Contacts list. 1. From Phone, tap Recents. 2. Tap the call that contains the information that you want to save to your Contacts list, and tap Add to contacts.
  • Page 88 Apps Speed dial You can assign a shortcut number to a contact for speed dialing their default number. 1. From Phone, tap Keypad > More options > Speed dial numbers. The Speed dial numbers screen displays the reserved speed dial numbers. 2.
  • Page 89 Apps TIP The emergency telephone number can be dialed even if the phone is locked, allowing anyone to use your phone to call for help in an emergency. When accessed from a locked screen, only the emergency calling feature is accessible to the caller.
  • Page 90 For more information, visit NOTE The information gathered from this device, Samsung Health, or related software is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment or prevention of disease.
  • Page 91 Apps Before you start exercising Although the Samsung Health application is a great companion to your exercise routine, it is always best to make sure you consult with your physician before beginning any exercise regimen. While moderate physical activity, such as brisk...
  • Page 92 Apps Samsung Notes Use Samsung Notes to create notes containing text, images with footnotes, voice recordings, and music. You can share your notes easily using social networking services. Visit to learn more. Navigate up Assign a title Insert Set text options...
  • Page 93 More options for the following: • Share: Choose a file type, and share the note. • Save as file: Choose to save the note as a Samsung Note, PDF, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, image, or text file. • Delete: Move the note into the Trash category.
  • Page 94 Samsung Pay ™ Samsung Pay lets you make payments with your device. It is accepted almost anywhere you can swipe or tap your credit card. A Samsung account is required. For support, visit ◌ From Samsung Pay, tap Get started and follow the prompts.
  • Page 95 NOTE For added security, your credit and debit card information is not stored on a cloud service. If you are using the Samsung Pay app on multiple devices, you must sign in to the app and confirm all payment cards on each device. Some card issuers may limit the number of devices.
  • Page 96 Secure your information Samsung Pay is designed with the latest security technology and works on most recent Samsung Galaxy devices. Payments are authorized with your fingerprint or PIN, and each transaction uses a unique token each time, so your device only allows payments with your consent.
  • Page 97: Google Apps

    Apps Google apps The following Google apps may be preloaded on your device. Apps can be downloaded ™ from the Google Play store. Chrome Drive Gmail Google Maps Photos Play Movies & TV Play Store YouTube YT Music Chrome ™ Browse the Internet with Chrome and bring your open tabs, bookmarks, and address bar data from your computer to your mobile device.
  • Page 98 Apps Google Find online content with tools that learn what interests you. Turn on your personalized feed to receive customized content. Visit to learn more. Maps Get directions and other location-based information. You must enable location services to use Google Maps. For more information, see Location. Visit to learn more.
  • Page 99 Apps YouTube ™ Watch and upload YouTube videos right from your device. Visit to learn more. YT Music Stream and browse playlists, albums, and artists from YouTube Music.
  • Page 100: Microsoft Apps

    Apps Microsoft apps The following Microsoft apps may be preloaded on your device. Apps can be downloaded from Galaxy Store and the Google Play store. Outlook LinkedIn Office OneDrive Outlook Access email, calendar, contacts, tasks, and more in Outlook. See Add an Outlook account.
  • Page 101 Apps LinkedIn Connect and network with other professionals around the world. Office Enjoy the Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps on your mobile device with the Microsoft Office mobile app. OneDrive ® Store and share photos, videos, documents, and more in your free online OneDrive account—accessible from your personal computer, tablet, or phone.
  • Page 102: Settings

    Settings Access Settings Connections Sounds and vibration Notifications Display Lock screen and security Accounts Device maintenance Accessibility Other settings...
  • Page 103 Settings Access Settings There are a couple of ways to access your device settings. From a Home screen, swipe down and tap Settings. — From Apps, tap Settings. — Search for Settings If you are not sure exactly where to find a certain setting, you can search for it. 1.
  • Page 104 Settings Connect to a hidden Wi-Fi network If the Wi-Fi network you want is not listed after a scan, you can still connect to it by entering the information manually. Ask the Wi-Fi network administrator for the name and password before you begin. 1.
  • Page 105 Settings • Manage networks: View saved Wi-Fi networks and configure whether to auto reconnect to or forget individual networks. • Wi-Fi control history: View apps that have recently turned your Wi-Fi on or off. • Hotspot 2.0: Connect automatically to Wi-Fi networks that support Hotspot 2.0.
  • Page 106 Connections > Bluetooth. 2. Tap Advanced or More options > Advanced for the following options: Sync with Samsung Cloud: Sync files transferred through Bluetooth with your Samsung account. Music Share: Let friends play music on your Bluetooth speaker or headphones.
  • Page 107 • To set another payment service as the default, tap Others, and then tap the service you prefer. TIP NFC technology is used with Samsung Pay. Turn on this feature to see how easy and secure it is to use your device to make payments.
  • Page 108 Settings Airplane mode Airplane mode turns off all network connections including calling, texting, mobile data, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. While Airplane mode is enabled, you can turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth in Settings or from the Quick settings panel. ◌ From Settings, tap Connections >...
  • Page 109 Settings Data usage Check your current mobile and Wi-Fi data usage. You can also customize warnings and limits. ◌ From Settings, tap Connections > Data usage. Turn on Data saver Use Data saver to reduce your data consumption by preventing selected apps from sending or receiving data in the background.
  • Page 110 Settings Monitor Wi-Fi data You can restrict Wi-Fi data access by customizing usage limits and networks. 1. From Settings, tap Connections > Data usage. 2. Tap Wi-Fi data usage to view data usage over Wi-Fi connections over a period of time.
  • Page 111 • Band: Select one of the available bandwidth options. • Advanced: Configure additional Mobile hotspot settings. Auto hotspot Share your hotspot connection automatically with other devices signed in to your Samsung account. 1. From Settings, tap Connections > Mobile hotspot and tethering > Mobile hotspot.
  • Page 112 Settings Connect to a printer Connect your device to a printer on the same Wi-Fi network to easily print documents and images from your device. 1. From Settings, tap Connections > More connection settings > Printing. 2. Tap Default print service, and then tap More options >...
  • Page 113 Settings Private DNS You can configure your device to connect to a private DNS host. 1. From Settings, tap Connections > More connection settings > Private DNS. 2. Tap one of the available options to configure a private DNS connection. 3.
  • Page 114 Settings Sounds and vibration You can control the sounds and vibrations used to indicate notifications, screen touches, and other interactions. Sound mode Vibrations Volume Ringtone Notification sound System sound System sounds and vibration Dolby Atmos Equalizer Adapt sound Separate app sound Sound mode You can change the sound mode on your device without using the volume keys.
  • Page 115 Settings Vibrations You can control how and when your device vibrates. 1. From Settings, tap Sounds and vibration. 2. Tap options to customize: • Call vibration pattern: Choose from preset vibration patterns for calls. • Notification vibration pattern: Choose from preset vibration patterns for notifications.
  • Page 116 TIP You can also customize notifications sounds to be unique for each app using the App settings menu. System sound Choose a sound theme to use for touch interactions, charging, changing the sound mode, and Samsung Keyboard, and more. ◌ From Settings, tap Sounds and vibration > System sound and choose an...
  • Page 117 • Charging: Play a sound when a charger is connected. • Dialing keypad: Play a tone when dialing numbers on the Phone keypad. • Samsung keyboard: Play a sound when typing with the Samsung keyboard. Vibration • Touch interactions: Vibrate when you tap navigation buttons or touch and hold items on the screen.
  • Page 118 Settings Equalizer Choose an audio preset that is customized to different genres of music, or manually change your audio settings. 1. From Settings, tap Sounds and vibration > Sound quality and effects. 2. Tap Equalizer to choose a music genre. Adapt sound Customize the sound for each ear and enhance your listening experience.
  • Page 119 – Brief pop-up settings: Customize the Edge lighting style, colors, and enable notifications to show even while the screen is off. • Detailed: Enable the default Samsung Notification settings. Recently sent notifications You can view a list of apps that have sent notifications under Recently sent notifications.
  • Page 120: Advanced Settings

    Settings Do not disturb Do not disturb allows you to block sounds and notifications while this mode in turned on. You can also specify exceptions for people, apps, and alarms. You can also set a schedule for recurring events like sleep or meetings. ◌...
  • Page 121 Settings • Conversations: View conversation notifications. Touch and hold a conversation notification to mark it as priority, set it as alerting, or silent. • Floating notifications: Enable floating notifications in either Bubbles or Smart pop-up view. • Suggest actions and replies for notifications: Get applicable suggestions for actions to notifications and replies to messages.
  • Page 122 Settings Display You can configure the screen brightness, timeout delay, font size, and many other display settings. Dark mode Screen brightness Motion smoothness Eye comfort shield Font size and style Screen zoom Full screen apps Screen timeout Screen saver Lift to wake Double tap to turn on screen Double tap to turn off screen...
  • Page 123 Settings Motion smoothness Get smoother scrolling and more realistic animations by increasing the screen’s refresh rate. 1. From Settings, tap Display > Motion smoothness. 2. Tap an option, and then tap Apply. Eye comfort shield This feature may help you sleep better and reduce eye strain. You can set a schedule to automatically turn this feature on and off.
  • Page 124 Settings Full screen apps You can choose which apps you want to use in the full screen aspect ratio. ◌ From Settings, tap Display > Full screen apps and tap apps to enable this feature. Screen timeout You can set the screen to turn off after a set amount of time. ◌...
  • Page 125 Settings Double tap to turn on screen Turn on the screen by double-tapping instead of using the Side key. ◌ From Settings, tap Advanced features > Motions and gestures > Double tap to turn on screen to enable this feature. Double tap to turn off screen Turn off the screen by double-tapping instead of using the Side key.
  • Page 126 You can secure your device and protect your data by setting a screen lock. Screen lock types Google Play Protect Security update Find My Mobile Find My Device Samsung Pass Secure Folder Secure Wi-Fi Private Share Install unknown apps Encrypt or decrypt SD card...
  • Page 127 Settings 4. Configure the following screen lock options: • Smart Lock: Unlock your device automatically when trusted locations or other devices have been detected. A secure screen lock is required for this feature. • Secure lock settings: Customize your secure lock settings. A secure screen lock is required for this feature.
  • Page 128 You can protect your device from loss or theft by allowing your device to be locked, tracked online, and for your data to be deleted remotely. A Samsung account is required, and Google location service must be turned on in order to use Find My Mobile.
  • Page 129 Secure Folder You can create a secure folder on your device to protect private content and apps from anyone who may be using your device. You must sign in to your Samsung account to set up and use Secure folder.
  • Page 130 Settings Secure Wi-Fi Get extra privacy protection while using unsecured Wi-Fi networks. You must sign in to your Samsung account to set up and use Secure Wi-Fi. ◌ From Settings, tap Biometrics and security > Secure Wi-Fi and follow the prompts to configure privacy protection.
  • Page 131 Settings Password for factory data reset You can require a password to reset your device to factory default settings. ◌ From Settings, tap Biometrics and security > Other security settings > Set up/change password and enter a password. Set up SIM card lock You can set up a PIN to lock your SIM card, which prevents unauthorized use of your SIM card if someone attempts to use it in another device.
  • Page 132 Settings Credential storage You can manage the trusted security certificates installed on your device, which verify the identity of servers for secure connections. ◌ From Settings, tap Biometrics and security > Other security settings for the following options: • Storage type: Select a storage location for credential contents. •...
  • Page 133 NOTE When using an app or service for the first time that wants to access certain features of your device, a dialog box asks if you want to permit such access. Samsung Privacy Send diagnostic information about your device to Samsung when you are having technical problems. 1. From Settings, tap Privacy.
  • Page 134 Settings App permissions Configure permissions for apps that want to access your location information. 1. From Settings, tap Location > App permissions. 2. Tap an app and chose which location permissions to grant it. Options vary by app. Improve accuracy Enable other location scanning tools.
  • Page 135 Settings Accounts You can connect to and manage your accounts, including your Google Account, Samsung account, email, and social networking accounts. . Add an account Account settings Remove an account Backup and restore Google settings Add an account You can add and sync all your email, social networking, and picture and video sharing accounts.
  • Page 136: Backup And Restore

    From Settings, tap Accounts and backup for the options under Samsung Cloud: • Back up data: Configure your Samsung account to back up your data. • Restore data: Use your Samsung account to restore your backup data. Google Account You can enable backup of your information to your Google Account.
  • Page 137 Settings Device maintenance View the status of your device’s battery, storage, and memory. You can also automatically optimize your device’s system resources. Quick optimization Battery Storage Memory Advanced device care options Language and input Date and time Troubleshooting Quick optimization The quick optimization feature improves device performance through the following actions: Identifying apps that use excessive battery power and clearing unneeded items...
  • Page 138 Settings Storage View your storage capacity and detailed usage by category and file type. You can also mount, unmount, or format an optional memory card (not included). ◌ From Settings, tap Battery and device care > Storage. • Tap a category to view and manage files. Memory card Once an optional microSD memory card (not included) has been installed in your device, the card memory is displayed in the Storage setting.
  • Page 139 Settings Format a memory card When formatting an SD card, you should back up your music and photo files that are stored on the card because formatting the SD card deletes ALL stored files. 1. From Settings, tap Battery and device care > Storage > Advanced. 2.
  • Page 140 Settings – Contact us: Contact Samsung support through Samsung members. – About Device care: View version and license information about the Device care feature. Language and input Configure your device’s language and input settings. Change the device language You can add languages to your list and organize them according to preference. If an app does not support your default language, then it will move to the next supported language in your list.
  • Page 141 Settings Manage on-screen keyboards Enable or disable on-screen keyboards. 1. From Settings, tap General management > Keyboard list and default. 2. Tap each keyboard to customize. Show keyboard button Show a button on the Navigation bar to quickly switch between keyboards. 1.
  • Page 142 Voice Assistant. ◌ From Settings, tap General management > Text-to-speech for options: • Preferred engine: Choose either the Samsung or Google Text-to-speech engine. Tap Settings for options. • Language: Set the default speech language. • Speech rate: Set the speed at which the text is spoken.
  • Page 143 Settings Date and time By default, your device receives date and time information from the wireless network. Outside of network coverage, you can set the date and time manually. ◌ From Settings, tap General management > Date and time. The following options are available: •...
  • Page 144 Settings Reset Reset device and network settings. You can also reset your device to its factory defaults. Reset all settings You can reset your device to its factory default settings, which resets everything except the security, language, and account settings. Personal data is not affected. 1.
  • Page 145 Settings Factory Data Reset You can reset your device to factory defaults, erasing all data from your device. This action permanently erases ALL data from the device, including Google or other account settings, system and application data and settings, downloaded applications, as well as your music, photos, videos, and other files.
  • Page 146 You will not be able to access the device after a factory data reset if you do not have your Google Account username and password. CAUTION Before sending your device to Samsung or taking it to a Samsung- authorized service center, remove your Google Account and then perform a factory data reset.
  • Page 147 There are accessibility settings for people who need help seeing, hearing, or otherwise operating their device. Accessibility services are special features that make using the device easier for everyone. For more information about Accessibility for Samsung products, please contact us at Recommended for you TalkBack...
  • Page 148 • High contrast fonts: Adjust the color and outline of fonts to increase the contrast with the background. • High contrast keyboard: Adjust the size of the Samsung keyboard and change its colors to increase the contrast between the keys and the background.
  • Page 149 Settings Size and zoom You can increase the size of supported screen elements and create shortcuts for accessibility features on your device. ◌ From Settings, tap Accessibility > Visibility enhancements and tap an option: • Magnifier window: Magnify content shown on the screen. •...
  • Page 150 Settings Text display You can convert speech to text and watch closed captions when viewing multimedia. ◌ From Settings, tap Accessibility > Hearing enhancements and tap an option: • Live Transcribe: Use the microphone to record speech and convert it to text. •...
  • Page 151 Settings Interactions You can simplify the motions needed to answer phone calls or respond to notifications and alarms. ◌ From Settings, tap Accessibility > Interaction and dexterity and tap an option: • Answering and ending calls: – Read caller names aloud: Hear callers’ names read aloud when using Bluetooth or headsets (sold separately).
  • Page 152 Settings • Slow keys: Set how long a key must be held before it is recognized as a press, which helps avoid accidental key presses. • Bounce keys: Set how long to wait before accepting a second press from the same key, which helps avoid accidentally pressing the same key multiple times.
  • Page 153 Settings Installed services You can install additional assistance services for your device. ◌ From Settings, tap Accessibility > Installed services. NOTE Additional accessibility services are listed and configured here after they are installed. About Accessibility Legal and license information about the current Accessibility software is available in Settings.
  • Page 154 Settings Android Auto Android Auto brings the most useful apps to your device screen or your compatible car display in a format that makes it easy for you to keep your main focus on driving. You can control features like navigation and maps, calls and text messages, and music. ◌...
  • Page 155 Settings About phone View information about your device, including current status, legal information, hardware and software versions, and more. 1. From Settings, tap About phone to view your phone number, model number, serial number, and IMEI information. 2. Tap additional items to view more information about your device. TIP You can view your device's FCC ID from About phone >...
  • Page 156 Learn more Videos Samsung Care+ Talk to an agent Contact us on Facebook Messenger Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Tips
  • Page 157 About tablet > Status information. Samsung Knox Samsung Knox is Samsung’s security platform and is a mark for a Samsung device tested for security with enterprise use in mind. Additional licensing fee may be required. For more information about Knox, please refer to:
  • Page 158 New Jersey 07660 Phone: 1-800-SAMSUNG (726-7864) Internet: ©2021 Samsung Electronics America, Inc. Samsung & Samsung Galaxy are trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Other marks are the property of their respective owners. Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby, Dolby Atmos, and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
  • Page 159 Legal information Screen images are simulated. Appearance of device may vary. The actual available capacity of the internal memory is less than the specified capacity because the operating system and default applications occupy part of the memory. The available capacity may change when you upgrade the device. Please check with your service provider to verify qualifying services/features.
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