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  • Page 2: Using This Manual

    Google Android operating systems and may vary depending on the user’s operating system. Applications and their functions may vary by country, ● region, or hardware specifications. Samsung is not liable for performance issues caused by third-party applications. Samsung is not liable for performance issues or ●...
  • Page 3: Instructional Icons

    Samsung and their respective owners. Extracting and using these materials for commercial or other purposes is an infringement of copyright laws. Samsung is not liable for such copyright infringement by the user. Please keep this manual for future reference.
  • Page 4 Samsung Electronics. Trademarks SAMSUNG and the SAMSUNG logo are registered ●...
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  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    Contents Assembling ............. 10 Unpack ..................10 Install the SIM or USIM card and battery ......10 Charge the battery ............... 12 Insert a memory card ............15 Getting started ............18 Turn your device on and off ..........18 Get to know your device .............
  • Page 7 Internet ................... 84 Maps ..................88 Latitude ................... 89 Places ..................90 Navigation ................90 YouTube .................. 91 Samsung Apps ..............92 Market ..................93 News & Weather ..............93 Connectivity ............95 Bluetooth ................95 Wi-Fi ..................97 Contents...
  • Page 8 Wi-Fi Direct ................99 AllShare ................. 100 Mobile network sharing ........... 103 GPS ..................104 PC connections ..............105 VPN connections ..............107 Tools ............... 109 Clock ..................109 Calculator ................112 Downloads ................112 Google Search ..............113 Kies air ................... 113 Mini diary ................
  • Page 9 Location and security ............130 Applications ................. 131 Accounts and sync .............. 132 Motion ................... 133 Privacy ................... 133 Storage .................. 134 Language and keyboard ..........134 Voice input and output ............. 136 Accessibility ................. 138 Date and time ..............138 About phone ...............
  • Page 10: Assembling

    ● Battery ● Quick start guide ● Use only Samsung-approved software. Pirated or illegal software may cause damage or malfunctions that are not covered by your manufacturer's warranty. The items supplied with your device and available ● accessories may vary depending on your region or service provider.
  • Page 11 To install the SIM or USIM card and battery, ] and select Power If the device is on, press and hold [ → OK to turn it off. Remove the back cover. Be careful not to damage your fingernails when you remove the back cover.
  • Page 12: Charge The Battery

    You can charge the device with a travel adapter or by connecting the device to a PC with a USB cable. Use only Samsung-approved chargers and cables. Unauthorised chargers or cables can cause batteries to explode or damage your device.
  • Page 13: Charge With A Travel Adapter

    When your battery is low, the device will emit a ● warning tone and display a low battery message. The battery icon will also be empty. If the battery level becomes too low, the device will automatically power off. Recharge your battery to continue using your device.
  • Page 14 If your device is not charging properly, bring your ● device and the charger to a Samsung Service Centre. When the battery is fully charged, first unplug the travel adapter from the device and then from the power outlet.
  • Page 15: Insert A Memory Card

    32 GB (depending on memory card manufacturer and type). Samsung uses approved industry standards for memory cards, but some brands may not be fully compatible with your device. Using an incompatible memory card may damage your device or the memory card and can corrupt data stored on the card.
  • Page 16 Your device supports only the FAT file structure for ● memory cards. If you insert a card formatted with a different file structure, your device will ask you to reformat the memory card. Frequent writing and erasing of data will shorten the ●...
  • Page 17: Remove The Memory Card

    › Remove the memory card Before removing a memory card, first unmount it for safe removal. Applications → Settings → Storage In Idle mode, select → Unmount SD card → Remove the back cover and battery. Push the memory card gently until it disengages from the device.
  • Page 18: Getting Started

    Getting started Turn your device on and off To turn on your device, press and hold [ ]. If you turn on your device for the first time, follow the on-screen instructions to set up your device. To turn off your device, press and hold [ ] and then select Power off →...
  • Page 19: Get To Know Your Device

    Get to know your device › Device layout Light sensor Mouthpiece Proximity sensor Earpiece Front camera lens Volume key Touch screen Home key Back key Menu key Multifunction jack Mouthpiece 1. Active only when you use the speakerphone feature or record videos.
  • Page 20: Key Function

    Headset jack Rear camera lens Flashbulb Power/Reset/Lock Back cover Speaker Internal antenna › Keys Function Turn on the device (press and hold); Access the quick menus (press and Power/ hold); Reset the device (press and hold Reset for 8-10 seconds, and then release when Lock the device vibrates);...
  • Page 21: Indicator Icons

    Function Return to the idle screen; Open the list of recent applications (press and hold); Home Launch the voice talk application (press twice). Back Return to the previous screen. Volume Adjust the device’s volume. › Indicator icons Icons shown on the display may vary depending on your region or service provider.
  • Page 22 Icon Definition GPS activated Call in progress Call on hold Speakerphone activated Missed call Synchronised with the web Uploading data Downloading data Call diverting activated Connected to PC USB tethering activated WLAN hotspot activated No SIM or USIM card New text or multimedia message New email message New voice mail message Alarm activated...
  • Page 23: Use The Touch Screen

    Icon Definition Flight mode activated Music playback in progress Music playback paused Error occurred or caution required Battery power level Current time 10:00 Use the touch screen Your device’s touch screen lets you easily select items or perform functions. Learn basic actions to use the touch screen.
  • Page 24: Lock Or Unlock The Touch Screen And Keys

    Control your touch screen with the following actions: Tap: Touch once with your finger to select or launch a menu, ● option, or application. Tap and hold: Tap an item and hold it for more than ● 2 seconds to open a pop-up option list. Drag: Tap and drag your finger up, down, left, or right to ●...
  • Page 25: Get To Know The Idle Screen

    Get to know the idle screen When the device is in Idle mode, you will see the idle screen. From the idle screen, you can view indicator icons, widgets, shortcuts to applications, and other items. The idle screen has multiple panels. Scroll left or right to a panel of the idle screen.
  • Page 26: Use The Notifications Panel

    › Use the notifications panel In Idle mode or while using an application, tap the indicator icons area and drag your finger down to open the notifications panel. You can activate or deactivate wireless connection features and access a list of notifications, such as messages, calls, events or processing status.
  • Page 27: Access Applications

    To change the order of the panels, tap and hold the ● thumbnail of a panel and drag it to the location you want. When you are finished, press [ Access applications To access your device’s applications, Applications to access the application In Idle mode, select list.
  • Page 28 › Organise applications You can reorganise the applications in the application list by changing their order or grouping them into categories to suit your preferences and needs. → Edit → In the application list, press [ Tap and hold an application. Drag the application icon to the location you want.
  • Page 29: Customise Your Device

    › Access recent applications Press and hold the Home key to view the applications you have accessed recently. Select an application to access. › Use the task manager Your device is a multitasking device. It can run more than one application at the same time. However, multitasking may cause hang-ups, freezing, memory problems, or additional power consumption.
  • Page 30: Change Your Ringtone

    › Turn on or off the touch tone In Idle mode, open the application list and select Settings → Sound → Audible selection. › Adjust the volume of the ringtones Press the Volume key up or down to adjust the ringtone volume.
  • Page 31: Select A Wallpaper For The Idle Screen

    In Idle mode, press [ an option. Select an image. Save or Set wallpaper. Select Samsung is not responsible for any use of default images or wallpapers provided on your device. › Adjust the brightness of the display Settings In Idle mode, open the application list and select →...
  • Page 32 Set an unlock pattern Settings In Idle mode, open the application list and select → Location and security → Set up screen lock → Pattern. See the on-screen instructions and example patterns and select Next. Draw a pattern by dragging your finger to connect at least 4 dots.
  • Page 33: Lock Your Sim Or Usim Card

    Find my mobile feature will automatically send the contact number to specified recipients to help you locate and recover your device. To use this feature, you need a Samsung account for controlling the device from the web remotely. Settings In Idle mode, open the application list and select →...
  • Page 34: Enter Text

    To create a Samsung account, select Sign up. Alert message recipients. Select Enter the password for your Samsung account again and select OK. Enter a phone number including a country code (with Enter the text message to be sent to the recipients.
  • Page 35: Enter Text Using The Swype Keyboard

    › Enter text using the Swype keyboard Select the first character of a word and drag your finger to the second character without releasing the finger from the screen. Continue until you have finished the word. Release the finger on the last character. When the word displays correctly, select to insert a space.
  • Page 36 You can also use the following keys: Number Function Change case. Access the keypad settings (tap and hold). Switch between Symbol/Number mode and Number/ABC mode. Change the input language; Select input languages (tap and hold). Clear your input. Start a new line. Enter text by voice.
  • Page 37: Enter Text Using The Samsung Keypad

    › Enter text using the Samsung keypad → Portrait keypad types and select a text input Select method. You can select one of key input methods (QWERTY or traditional keypad) or handwriting input methods. Enter text by selecting alphanumeric keys or writing on the screen.
  • Page 38: Copy And Paste Text

    Number Function Clear your input. Start a new line. Insert a space. Functions of this key may vary depending on your service provider. › Copy and paste text While you are entering text, you can use the copy and paste feature to use text in other applications.
  • Page 39: Download Applications From Android Market

    Download applications from Android Market Based on the Android platform, your device’s functionality can be extended by installing additional applications. Android Market provides you an easy and quick way to shop for games and mobile applications. This feature may be unavailable depending on your ●...
  • Page 40: Download Files From The Web

    Download files from the web When you download files or web applications from the web, your device saves them in a memory card. Files you download from the web can include viruses that will damage your device. To lessen your risk, only download files from sources you trust.
  • Page 41: Synchronise Data Manually

    › Set up a server account Settings In Idle mode, open the application list and select Accounts and sync. → Add account → Select an account type. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the account setup. For online community services, such as Facebook or MySpace, enter your user name and password and select Log in.
  • Page 42: Communication

    Communication Calling Learn to use calling functions, such as making and answering calls, using options available during a call or customising and using call-related features. › Make or answer a call You can use the buttons or the touch screen when you make, accept, end or reject calls.
  • Page 43: Call An International Number

    Answer a call When a call comes in, drag right. When the device is ringing, press the Volume key to mute the ringtone. End call. To end the call, select Reject a call When a call comes in, drag left. To send a message when you reject incoming calls, select Reject call with message.
  • Page 44: Use Options During A Call

    › Use options during a call You can use the following options while a call is in progress: To adjust the voice volume, press the Volume key up or ● down. To place a call on hold, select . To retrieve a held call, ●...
  • Page 45: View And Dial Missed Calls

    › View and dial missed calls Your device will display calls you have missed on the display. To dial the number of a missed call, open the notifications panel and select the missed call. › Use additional features You can use various other call-related features, such as auto rejection, Fixed Dialling Number (FDN) mode, or call diverting or barring.
  • Page 46 Use Fixed Dialling Number (FDN) mode In FDN mode, your device will restrict outgoing calls, except for the numbers stored in the FDN list. To activate FDN mode, Settings In Idle mode, open the application list and select → Call →...
  • Page 47: View Call Logs

    Select a call barring option. Enter a call barring password and select Your setting will be sent to the network. Set call waiting Call waiting is a network feature to alert you of an incoming call while you are on a previous call. This feature is available only for voice calls.
  • Page 48: Messaging

    Messaging Learn to create and send text (SMS) or multimedia (MMS) messages, and view or manage messages you have sent or received. You may incur additional charges for sending or receiving messages while outside your home service area. For details, contact your service provider. ›...
  • Page 49: View A Text Or Multimedia Message

    Add recipients of your message. Enter phone numbers or email addresses manually, ● separating them with a semicolon or a comma. Select phone numbers or email addresses from the lists ● by selecting When you enter an email address, the device will convert the message as a multimedia message.
  • Page 50: Google Mail

    › Listen to voice mail messages If you have set missed calls to be diverted to the voice mail server, callers may leave voice messages when you do not answer incoming calls. To access your voice mail inbox and listen to voice mail messages, Phone In Idle mode, open the application list and select →...
  • Page 51: Send An Email Message

    › Send an email message Google In Idle mode, open the application list and select Mail. If you are launching this application for the first time, select OK. → Compose. Press [ Enter a name or address in the recipient field. Enter a subject and message.
  • Page 52: Email

    › Organise email by labels You can organise your email by labelling your messages. You can sort messages by label filter. Add a label to a message From the Inbox screen, tap and hold a message. Change labels. Select Select a label to add and select Filter messages →...
  • Page 53: View An Email Message

    › Send an email message In Idle mode, open the application list and select Email. Select Add recipients of your message. Enter email addresses manually, separating them with a ● semicolon or a comma. Select email addresses from the lists by selecting ●...
  • Page 54: Talk

    From the message view, use the following options: To move to the previous or next message, select ● To move the message to another folder, select ● To delete the message, select ● → Reply. To reply to the message, select ●...
  • Page 55: Social Hub

    Select a friend from the friend list. The chat screen opens. Send. Enter your message and select → More → Insert To insert emoticons, press [ ● smiley. To use video chat, select ● → Switch To switch between active chats, press [ chats.
  • Page 56: Entertainment

    Entertainment Camera Learn how to capture and view photos and videos. You can take photos at resolutions up to 3264 x 2448 pixels (8 megapixels) and videos at resolutions up to 1920 x 1080 pixels. The camera automatically turns off when you do not ●...
  • Page 57 Number Function Change the camera settings. Open the image viewer to view photos you captured. Use camera shortcuts. : Change the flash setting. ● : Switch between the front and rear ● camera lenses. You can add or remove shortcuts to frequently used options.
  • Page 58 After taking photos, select the image viewer icon to view the taken photos. To view more photos, scroll left or right. ● To zoom in or out, place two fingers on the screen and ● spread them apart (move your fingers closer together to zoom out) or double-tap the screen.
  • Page 59: Capture A Photo In Self Shot Mode

    › Capture a photo in Self shot mode You can take photos of yourself conveniently using the front camera lens. Camera In Idle mode, open the application list and select to turn on the camera. → Self portrait. Select Make any necessary adjustments. Select to take a photo.
  • Page 60: Capture A Panoramic Photo

    › Capture a panoramic photo You can take wide panoramic photos using Panorama shooting mode. This mode is convenient for photographing landscapes. Camera In Idle mode, open the application list and select to turn on the camera. → Shooting mode →...
  • Page 61: Capture A Photo In Cartoon Mode

    › Capture a photo in Cartoon mode You can take photos with cartoon effects. Camera In Idle mode, open the application list and select to turn on the camera. → Shooting mode → Cartoon. Select Make any necessary adjustments. Select to take a photo.
  • Page 62 Option Function Select the length of the delay before the Timer camera takes a photo. Apply a special effect, such as sepia or Effects black and white tones. Resolution Change the resolution option. Adjust the colour balance according to White balance lighting conditions.
  • Page 63: Record A Video

    Option Function Select a memory location for storing Storage captured photos. Reset Reset menus and shooting options. › Record a video In Idle mode, open the application list and select Camera to turn on the camera. Drag the slider to the camcorder to switch to the camcorder.
  • Page 64 Number Function Use camcorder shortcuts. : Change the flash setting. ● : Change the recording mode or switch ● between the front and rear camera lenses. You can add or remove shortcuts to frequently used options. p. 66 ► Check the camcorder status. : Length of video that can be ●...
  • Page 65: Customise Camcorder Settings

    More and use To use additional features with a video, select ● the following options: Play : Play a video. Rename : Rename a video file. › Customise camcorder settings Before recording a video, select to access the following options: Option Function Edit shortcuts...
  • Page 66: Videos

    › Edit the shortcut icons You can add or remove shortcuts to frequently used options. Edit shortcuts or → From the preview screen, select → Edit shortcuts. press [ Tap and hold an icon from the option list and drag it to the shortcut area.
  • Page 67: Gallery

    Control playback with the following icons: Icon Function Change a ratio of the video screen. Restart playback; Skip backward (double- tap); Scan backward in a file (tap and hold). Pause playback; Select to resume playback. Skip forward; Scan forward in a file (tap and hold).
  • Page 68: View A Photo

    Avoid locking the device’s screen while playing a DivX ● Video-On-Demand. Each time you lock the screen while playing a DivX Video-On-Demand, one of your available rental counts will be decremented. Some file formats are not supported depending on ● the software of the device.
  • Page 69: Play A Video

    : Copy a photo file. Print : Print a photo using a USB connection or a WLAN connection. Your device is compatible only with some Samsung printers. Edit : Edit a photo. Crop : Crop an image from a photo.
  • Page 70: Photo Editor

    Photo editor You can edit photos and apply various effects. Photo In Idle mode, open the application list and select editor. Select picture → Select an image. → New selection → Select To add to or subtract from the selection border, select ●...
  • Page 71: Music

    Add music files to your device Start by transferring files to your device or memory card: Download from the wireless web. p. 84 ► ● Download from a PC with Samsung Kies. p. 106 ► ● Receive via Bluetooth. p. 97 ►...
  • Page 72: Create A Playlist

    Icon Function Activate Shuffle mode. Change the repeat mode (off, repeating a file, or repeating all files). Restart playback; Skip backward (double- tap); Scan backward in a file (tap and hold). Pause playback; Select to resume playback. Skip forward; Scan forward in a file (tap and hold).
  • Page 73: Add Songs To The Quick List

    › Add songs to the quick list You can add songs to the quick list and save them as a → Add to quick list to playlist. During playback, press [ add the current song to the quick list. To go to the quick list, from the music player main screen, select Playlists →...
  • Page 74: Music Hub

    Music Hub You can access the online music store, and search for and buy your favourite songs. This feature may be unavailable depending on your region or service provider. Music In Idle mode, open the application list and select Hub. If you are launching this application for the first time, select Confirm.
  • Page 75: Personal Information

    Personal information Contacts Learn to create and manage a list of your personal or business contacts. You can save names, mobile phone numbers, home phone numbers, email addresses, birthdays and more for your contacts. › Create a contact In Idle mode, open the application list and select Contacts.
  • Page 76: Find A Contact

    › Find a contact In Idle mode, open the application list and select Contacts. Scroll up or down on the contact list. You can also drag your finger along the index on the right side to quickly scroll through the list. Select a contact’s name.
  • Page 77 › Create your namecard In Idle mode, open the application list and select Contacts. → My profile. Press [ → Edit. Press [ Enter your own personal details. Save. Select You can send your namecard by attaching it to a message or email or transferring it via the Bluetooth wireless feature.
  • Page 78: Create A Group Of Contacts

    › Create a group of contacts By creating groups of contacts, you can manage multiple contacts and send messages or email to an entire group. Start by creating a group. In Idle mode, open the application list and select Contacts. Groups.
  • Page 79: Calendar

    › Import or export contacts To import contact files (in vcf format) from a memory card to your device, In Idle mode, open the application list and select Contacts. → Import/Export → Import from SD card. Press [ Select a memory location. If you have more than one account, select an account to which you want to add the contact.
  • Page 80: View Events

    Enter the details of the event as required. Save. Select › View events To change the calendar view, In Idle mode, open the application list and select Calendar. Select a view mode from the top of the calendar. To view events of a specific date, In Idle mode, open the application list and select Calendar.
  • Page 81: Task

    Task Learn to create a task list and set alarms to remind yourself of important tasks or set priority. › Create a task Task. In Idle mode, open the application list and select Create task or press [ → Create to create a task. Select Enter the details of the task.
  • Page 82: Voice Recorder

    Delete the memo. Change the colour of the memo. Lock the memo. Print the memo using a WLAN connection. Your device is compatible only with some Samsung printers. → You can send the memo to others by pressing [ Send →...
  • Page 83: Play A Voice Memo

    Stop. When you are finished, select Your memo is saved automatically. Record again. To record more voice memos, select › Play a voice memo Voice In Idle mode, open the application list and select recorder. List. Select Select a voice memo to play. You can send the voice memo to others by pressing →...
  • Page 84: Web

    Web services require a data connection. Contact your operator to choose the best data plan. Internet Learn to access and bookmark your favourite web pages. You may incur additional charges for accessing the ● web and downloading media files. For details, contact your service provider.
  • Page 85 Number Function Enter the web address of a web page to access. Open a list of saved bookmarks, frequently visited pages and recent internet history. While browsing the web page, use the following options: To zoom in or out, tap the screen with two fingers and ●...
  • Page 86: Search For Information By Voice

    ● → More → Print. Your device is printer, press [ compatible only with Samsung printers. › Search for information by voice This feature may be unavailable depending on your region or service provider. Internet. In Idle mode, open the application list and select Select the URL input field.
  • Page 87: Recent History

    Add or press [ Bookmark last-viewed page. → Select To bookmark the web page you were viewing, skip to step 5. Enter a page title and a web address (URL). Select From the bookmark list, tap and hold a bookmark and use the following options: Open.
  • Page 88: Maps

    Maps ™ Learn to use Google Maps to find your location, search the online map for streets, cities, or countries, and get directions. This feature may be unavailable depending on your region or service provider. › Search for a specific location Maps.
  • Page 89: Latitude

    Enter the addresses of the starting location and the ending location. To enter an address from your contact list or point the → Contacts, Point on map, location on the map, select or My Places. Select a travel method (car, bus, or walk) and select directions.
  • Page 90: Places

    Places Learn to search for a place around you. This feature may be unavailable depending on your region or service provider. Places. In Idle mode, open the application list and select Select a category. Your device searches for places around your current location that are related to the category.
  • Page 91: Youtube

    In Idle mode, open the application list and select Navigation. If you are launching this application for the first time, select Accept. Enter your destination by using one of the following methods: Speak Destination : Speak your destination such as ●...
  • Page 92: Samsung Apps

    Upload. Enter details of the upload and select Samsung Apps Samsung Apps allows you to simply and easily download an abundance of applications directly to your device. Featuring a wealth of games, news, reference, social networking, navigation, health related applications and more, Samsung Apps gives you instant access to a huge choice of mobile experience.
  • Page 93: Market

    Your device gets smarter with fully optimised applications from Samsung Apps. Explore amazing applications and make your mobile life even better. The feature may be unavailable depending on your ● region or service provider. For details, please visit www.samsungapps.com. ●...
  • Page 94: Read News Articles

    Weather at the top of the screen. Select Your device searches for your current location and displays the weather information. You can change the location to view the weather → Settings → information in another region. Press [ Weather settings and clear the check box next to Use My Location.
  • Page 95: Connectivity

    Bluetooth. If the devices are within range of one another, you can exchange information between them even if they are located in different rooms. Samsung is not responsible for the loss, interception, ● or misuse of data sent or received via the Bluetooth wireless feature.
  • Page 96: Send Data Using The Bluetooth Wireless Feature

    › Find and pair with other Bluetooth-enabled devices Settings In Idle mode, open the application list and select Wireless and network Bluetooth settings Scan → → → for devices. Select a device. Enter a PIN for the Bluetooth wireless feature or the other device’s Bluetooth PIN, if it has one, and select OK.
  • Page 97: Wi-fi

    › Receive data using the Bluetooth wireless feature Settings In Idle mode, open the application list and select Wireless and network Bluetooth settings → → → Visible. Your device is visible to other Bluetooth devices for specified period. You can set the duration that your device is visible to other Bluetooth devices by selecting Visible time-out.
  • Page 98: Activate The Wlan Feature

    › Activate the WLAN feature In Idle mode, open the application list and select Settings → Wireless and network → Wi-Fi settings → Wi-Fi. An active WLAN running in the background will consume battery power. To preserve battery power, activate the WLAN only when needed. ›...
  • Page 99: Wi-fi Direct

    › Connect to a WLAN using a Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) Using WPS, you can connect to a secured network. To connect to a WLAN with a WPS button, Settings In Idle mode, open the application list and select → Wireless and network →...
  • Page 100: Allshare

    Connect. Select a device and then select When the owner of the other device accepts the connection, the devices are connected. › Send data via a WLAN Select a file or item, such as a memo, media file, or web address, from an appropriate application or My files.
  • Page 101 › Customise DLNA settings for sharing media files To allow other DLNA-enabled devices to access media files on your device, you must activate media sharing. AllShare. In Idle mode, open the application list and select → Settings. Press [ Adjust the following settings to customise the DLNA feature: Option Function...
  • Page 102 › Play your files on another DLNA-enabled device AllShare. In Idle mode, open the application list and select My device. Select Select a media category and a file. Select a player—the one that will play the media file. Playback begins at the selected player. Control playback using icons of your device.
  • Page 103: Mobile Network Sharing

    Mobile network sharing Learn to set your device as a wireless modem or wireless access point for PCs or other devices, and share your device’s mobile network connection. › Share your device’s mobile network via WLAN Settings In Idle mode, open the application list and select →...
  • Page 104: Gps

    › Share your device’s mobile network via USB Using a USB cable, connect the multifunction jack on your device to a PC. Settings In Idle mode, open the application list and select → Wireless and network → Tethering and portable hotspot.
  • Page 105: Pc Connections

    Learn to connect your device to a PC with a USB cable in USB connection modes. By connecting the device to a PC, you can transfer data to and from your device directly and use the Samsung Kies program. Connectivity...
  • Page 106: Connect As A Mass Storage Device

    › Connect with Samsung Kies Ensure that Samsung Kies is installed on your PC. You can download the program from the Samsung website (www.samsung.com/kies). Using a USB cable, connect the multifunction jack on your device to a PC. Double-click the Samsung Kies icon on your PC to launch Samsung Kies.
  • Page 107: Vpn Connections

    Disconnect storage from When you are finished, select To disconnect the device from the PC, click the USB device icon on the Windows task bar and click the option to safely remove the mass storage device. Then remove the USB cable from the PC. Otherwise, you may lose data stored on the memory card or damage the memory card.
  • Page 108 Option Function Enable Set to encrypt the VPN server. Encryption Set IPsec pre- Enter a pre-shared key. shared key Enable L2TP Set to use the L2TP secret password. secret Set L2TP secret Enter the L2TP secret password. Select a user certificate that the VPN Set user server uses to identify you.
  • Page 109: Tools

    Tools Clock Learn to set and control alarms, and world clocks. You can also use the stopwatch and the desk clock. › Set a new alarm Clock → In Idle mode, open the application list and select Alarm. Create alarm or press [ →...
  • Page 110: Create A World Clock

    › Create a world clock Clock → In Idle mode, open the application list and select World clock. Add city or press [ → Add. Select Enter a city name or select one from the city list. To select a city in the world map view, select To add more world clocks, repeat steps 2-3.
  • Page 111 › Use the desk clock The desk clock displays the current time and date, and weather. Clock → In Idle mode, open the application list and select Desk clock. Select to set an idle clock. → Settings. Press [ Change the following options: Option Function Set whether to show the status bar at...
  • Page 112: Calculator

    Calculator Learn to perform mathematical calculations directly on your device like a typical hand-held or desktop calculator. › Perform the calculation In Idle mode, open the application list and select Calculator. Use the keys that correspond to the calculator display to perform basic mathematical operations.
  • Page 113: Google Search

    To open a downloaded file, select the log. To delete a log, select the check box and then select Delete. Google Search You can search for applications and data saved in your device and specific data on the web. Google In Idle mode, open the application list and select Search.
  • Page 114 Change the following options: Option Function Set to receive authorisation requests Access request from other devices while your device is connected to a PC. Enable Set the device to be visible to a PC. visibility Select the length of time the device Time-out waits before ending the connection.
  • Page 115: Mini Diary

    Mini diary Learn to keep a photo diary. › Create a Mini diary Mini In Idle mode, open the application list and select diary. If you are launching this application for the first time, select Yes. Create diary to create a If there is a diary saved, select new entry.
  • Page 116: My Files

    My files Learn to quickly and easily access all of your images, videos, music, sound clips, and other types of files stored in your device and memory card. My files. In Idle mode, open the application list and select Select a folder. To move up one level in the file directory, select ●...
  • Page 117: Open A Document

    Create the document. → Save. When you are finished, press [ Enter a name for the document and select the saving location. Save. Select › Open a document Polaris In Idle mode, open the application list and select Office. My files or Recent documents →...
  • Page 118: Sim Toolkit

    Enter your email address and password to access your account, and then select Add. View and manage your documents on the server as desired. SIM Toolkit Use a variety of additional services offered by your service provider. Depending on your SIM or USIM card, this menu may be available but labelled differently.
  • Page 119: Voice Command

    Voice command Your device provides the intelligent voice command feature which turns your voice commands into action. You can dial a number, send a message, search for locations or information, or complete other tasks simply by speaking to your device. Voice In Idle mode, open the application list and select command.
  • Page 120: Voice Talk

    Voice talk Learn to use the voice command feature provided by Voice talk. You can dial a number, send a message, write a memo, or complete other tasks simply by speaking to your device while on the go. Voice In Idle mode, open the application list and select talk.
  • Page 121 › Read information from an NFC tag Once you activate the NFC feature, your device will read product information when you place it near an NFC tag. Your device will not read NFC tags during calls or when the device is in Lock mode. ›...
  • Page 122 › Write information to NFC tags You can write a variety of information, such as service call numbers and web addresses, to NFC tags. Tags → In Idle mode, open the application list and select My tag. Manage my tags. Tap and hold a tag you want under Write to tag.
  • Page 123: Settings

    Settings Access the Settings menu Settings. In Idle mode, open the application list and select Select a setting category and select an option. Wireless and network Change the settings for wireless network connections. › Flight mode Disable all wireless functions on your device. You can use only non-network services.
  • Page 124: Bluetooth Settings

    › Kies via Wi-Fi Connect your device to Samsung Kies via a WLAN. › Bluetooth settings Bluetooth : Turn the Bluetooth wireless feature on or off. ● p. 95 ► Device name : Set a Bluetooth name for your device.
  • Page 125: Call

    › VPN settings Set up and connect to virtual private networks (VPNs). p. 107 ► › Activate or deactivate the NFC feature. p. 120 ► › Mobile networks Use packet data : Set to allow packet switched data ● networks for network services. Data roaming : Set the device to connect another network ●...
  • Page 126: Additional Settings

    Call answering/ending ● Answering key : Set the device to answer calls by pressing the Home key. Automatic answering : Set to answer automatically after a specified period (available only when a headset is connected). The power key ends calls : Set the device to end a call when you press [ ].
  • Page 127: Sound

    Sound Change the settings for various sounds on your device. Silent mode : Activate Silent mode to mute all sounds ● except media sounds and alarm ringtones. Vibration : Set when the device will vibrate for various ● events. Volume : Adjust the volume level for call ringtones, ●...
  • Page 128: Display

    Display Change the settings for the display. Screen display ● Font style : Change the font type for the display text. You can download fonts from Android Market by selecting Get fonts online. Home screen Wallpaper: Select a background image for the idle screen. Lock screen Wallpaper: Select an image to display when the screen is locked.
  • Page 129: Power Saving Mode

    Gyroscope calibration : Calibrate the gyroscope so your ● device can correctly recognise rotation. Place the device on a stable surface during calibration. ● The calibration process may fail if the device vibrates or moves during calibration. Calibrate the gyroscope when tilting or panning ●...
  • Page 130: Location And Security

    Location and security Change the settings for securing your device and the SIM or USIM card, and GPS functionality. Use wireless networks : Set to use WLAN and/or mobile ● networks for finding your location. Use GPS satellites : Set to use the GPS satellite for finding ●...
  • Page 131: Applications

    Alert message recipients : Add or edit recipients for the ● alert message. Remote controls : Set to control a lost device remotely via ● the web. Visible passwords : By default, the device displays your ● password as · for security. Set the device to display your password as you enter.
  • Page 132: Accounts And Sync

    Samsung Apps : Select a network connection (Wi-Fi or ● packet switched data network) to get notifications for new applications from Samsung Apps. This feature may be unavailable depending on your region or service provider. Accounts and sync Change the settings for the auto sync feature or manage accounts for synchronisation.
  • Page 133: Motion

    Motion Change the settings that control motion recognition on your device. Motion activation : Set to use motion recognition. ● Turn over : Set to mute incoming calls, alarms, and music by ● placing the device face down. Tilt : Set to zoom in or out while viewing images in Gallery ●...
  • Page 134: Storage

    Storage View memory information for your device and memory card. You can also format the USB storage and a memory card. Formatting a memory card will permanently delete all data from the memory card. Language and keyboard Change the settings for text input. ›...
  • Page 135: Samsung Keypad

    Version : View version information. Language Options : Select languages for text input. ● › Samsung keypad Portrait keypad types : Select the default input method, ● such as the QWERTY keyboard, traditional keypad, or handwriting screen. Input languages : Select languages for text input.
  • Page 136: Voice Input And Output

    : Set the device to insert a period when you ● double-tap the space bar. Tutorial : Learn how to enter text with the Samsung keypad. ● Voice input and output Change the settings for the voice recogniser and the text-to- speech feature.
  • Page 137 Auto-punctuation : Set to automatically insert punctuation ● marks when needed. Listen over Bluetooth : Set to recognise your voice ● commands when using a connected Bluetooth headset. Voice talk Unique ID : View your device’s unique ID for ● services when you have problems with Voice talk.
  • Page 138: Accessibility

    Always use my settings : Set the device to use the settings ● you specify in applications rather than the default settings. Default engine : Set the speech synthesis engine to be ● used for spoken text. Install voice data : Download and install voice data for the ●...
  • Page 139: About Phone

    Set time : Set the current time manually. ● Use 24-hour format : Set to the time to be displayed in 24- ● hour format. Select date format : Select a date format. ● About phone Access information about your device, check the device’s status, and update the device system.
  • Page 140: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting When you turn on your device or while you are using the device, it prompts you to enter one of the following codes: Code Try this to solve the problem: When the device lock feature is enabled, you Password must enter the password you set for the device.
  • Page 141: Calls Are Being Dropped

    If the touch screen is scratched or damaged, take it to your ● local Samsung Service Centre. Your device freezes or has fatal errors If your device freezes or hangs, you may need to close programs or reset the device to regain functionality. If your device is frozen and unresponsive, press and hold [ ] for 8-10 seconds, and then release when the device vibrates.
  • Page 142: Audio Quality Is Poor

    Outgoing calls are not connected Ensure that you have pressed the Dial key. ● Ensure that you have accessed the right cellular network. ● Ensure that you have not set call barring for the phone ● number you are dialling. Incoming calls are not connected Ensure that your device is turned on.
  • Page 143 Error messages appear when launching the camera Your Samsung mobile device must have sufficient available memory and battery power to operate the camera application. If you receive error messages when launching the...
  • Page 144: Another Bluetooth Device Is Not Located

    Ensure that your device and the other Bluetooth device are ● within the maximum Bluetooth range (10 m). If the tips above do not solve the problem, contact a Samsung Service Centre. A connection is not established when you connect...
  • Page 145: Safety Precautions

    For safe disposal of your Li-Ion batteries, contact your nearest authorised service centre. Handle and dispose of batteries and chargers with care • Use only Samsung-approved batteries and chargers specifically designed for your device. Incompatible batteries and chargers can cause serious injuries or damage to your device. •...
  • Page 146 • Never place batteries or devices on or in heating devices, such as microwave ovens, stoves, or radiators. Batteries may explode when overheated. • Never crush or puncture the battery. Avoid exposing the battery to high external pressure, which can lead to an internal short circuit and overheating. Protect the device, batteries, and chargers from damage •...
  • Page 147 If you are using a hearing aid, contact the manufacturer for information about radio interference Some hearing aids may be interfered with by the radio frequency of your device. Contact the manufacturer to ensure the safety of your hearing aid. Turn off the device in potentially explosive environments •...
  • Page 148 • Let the person you are speaking with know you are driving. Suspend calls in heavy traffic or hazardous weather conditions. Rain, sleet, snow, ice, and heavy traffic can be hazardous. • Do not take notes or look up phone numbers. Jotting down a “to do” list or flipping through your address book takes attention away from your primary responsibility of driving safely.
  • Page 149 Do not store your device on slopes If your device falls, it can be damaged. Do not store your device in hot or cold areas. Use your device at -20 °C to 50 °C • Your device can explode if left inside a closed vehicle, as the inside temperature can reach up to 80 °C.
  • Page 150: Reduce The Risk Of Repetitive Motion Injuries

    Using generic batteries or chargers may shorten the life of your device or cause the device to malfunction. • Samsung cannot be responsible for the user’s safety when using accessories or supplies that are not approved by Samsung. Do not bite or suck on the device or the battery •...
  • Page 151 Do not disassemble, modify, or repair your device • Any changes or modifications to your device can void your manufacturer’s warranty. For service, take your device to a Samsung Service Centre. • Do not disassemble or puncture the battery, as this can cause explosion or fire.
  • Page 152 Do not use the device if the screen is cracked or broken Broken glass or acrylic could cause injury to your hands and face. Take the device to a Samsung Service Centre to have it repaired. Do not use the device for anything other than its intended use...
  • Page 153 Keep your personal and important data safe • While using your device, be sure to back up important data. Samsung is not responsible for data loss. • When disposing of your device, back up all data and then reset your device to prevent misuse of your personal information.
  • Page 154: Correct Disposal Of This Product

    Correct disposal of this product (Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment) (Applicable in the European Union and other European countries with separate collection systems) This marking on the product, accessories or literature indicates that the product and its electronic accessories (e.g. charger, headset, USB cable) should not be disposed of with other household waste at the end of their working life.
  • Page 155 ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. ” Third party services may be terminated or interrupted at any time, and Samsung makes no representation or warranty that any content or service will remain available for any period of time. Content and services are transmitted by third parties by means of networks and transmission facilities over which Samsung has no control.
  • Page 156: Index

    Index access codes 140 using headset 43 using options during alarms voice 44 creating 109 viewing missed 45 deactivating 109 waiting 47 stopping 109 call waiting 47 AllShare 101 camera auto rejection 45 capturing photos 56 battery customising camcorder 65 charging 12 customising camera 61 installing 10...
  • Page 157 121 adding items 25 sharing tags 121 adding panels 26 viewing tags 121 internet writing tags 122 see web browser news & weather 93 Kies air 113 PC connections memory card mass storage 106 formatting 17 Samsung Kies 106 Index...
  • Page 158 59 creating 81 viewing 68 viewing 81 PIN lock 33 text input 34 Polaris Office 116 text memos 81 Samsung Apps 92 text messages Samsung Kies 106 sending 48 viewing 49 settings about phone 139 time and date, set 29...
  • Page 159 videos playing 66, 69 recording 63 voice calls answering 43 making 42 using options 44 voice command 119 voice mail 50 voice memos playing 83 recording 82 voice search 119 VPN connections connecting to 108 creating 107 web browser adding bookmarks 86 browsing web pages 84 WLAN activating 98...
  • Page 160 (name and signature of authorised person) * It is not the address of Samsung Service Centre. For the address or the phone number of Samsung Service Centre, see the warranty card or contact the retailer where you purchased your product.
  • Page 161 Samsung website (www.samsung.com/kies) and install it on your PC. Using a USB cable, connect your device to your PC. Double-click the Samsung Kies icon on your PC to launch Samsung Kies. Refer to the Kies help for more information. English (EU). 04/2012. Rev. 1.3...

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