Samsung Sm-g610m/ds Manual De Usuario(marshmallow) English (7.01 MB)

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User Manual - Page 1

www.samsung.com User Manual English (LTN). 09/2016. Rev.1.0 SM-G570M SM-G570M/DS SM-G610M SM-G610M/DS

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Table of Contents - Page 2

2 Table of Contents Basics 4 Read me first 6 Package contents 7 Device layout 9 Battery 12 SIM or USIM card (nano-SIM card) 17 Memory card (microSD card) 19 Turning the device on and off 20 Touchscreen 23 Home screen 29 Lock screen 31 Notification panel 33 Entering text 35 Screen capture 35 Opening apps 36 Samsung account 37 Transferring data from your previous device 39 Device and data management 42 Sharing features 43 Emergency mode Applications 44 Installing or uninstalling apps 46 Phone 50 Contacts 53 Messages 56 Internet 58 Email 59 Camera 68 Gallery 72 Samsung Notes 73 S Planner 75 S ..

Table of Contents - Page 3

Table of Contents 3 Appendix 112 Troubleshooting Settings 85 Introduction 85 Wi-Fi 87 Bluetooth 89 Airplane mode 89 Mobile hotspot and tethering 90 Data usage 91 SIM card manager (dual SIM models) 92 Mobile networks 92 More connection settings 94 Smart Manager 97 Applications 97 Sounds and vibrations 98 Notifications 98 Do not disturb 99 Display 99 Advanced features 100 Wallpaper 100 Themes 100 Home screen 101 Lock screen and security 105 Privacy and safety 106 Easy mode 107 Accessibility 108 Accounts 108 Google 108 Samsung Cloud 109 Backup and reset 110 Language and input 110 Battery 111 S..

Read me first - Page 4

4 Basics Read me first Please read this manual before using the device to ensure safe and proper use. • Descriptions are based on the device’s default settings. • Some content may differ from your device depending on the region, service provider, model specifications, or device’s software. • Content (high quality content) that requires high CPU and RAM usage will affect the overall performance of the device. Apps related to the content may not work properly depending on the device’s specifications and the environment that it is used in. • Samsung is not liable for performance ..

Instructional icons - Page 5

Basics 5 • Default apps that come with the device are subject to updates and may no longer be supported without prior notice. If you have questions about an app provided with the device, contact a Samsung Service Center. For user-installed apps, contact service providers. • Modifying the device’s operating system or installing softwares from unofficial sources may result in device malfunctions and data corruption or loss. These actions are violations of your Samsung license agreement and will void your warranty. • Depending on the region or model, some devices are required to receiv..

Package contents - Page 6

Basics 6 Package contents Check the product box for the following items: • Device • Quick start guide • The items supplied with the device and any available accessories may vary depending on the region or service provider. • The supplied items are designed only for this device and may not be compatible with other devices. • Appearances and specifications are subject to change without prior notice. • You can purchase additional accessories from your local Samsung retailer. Make sure they are compatible with the device before purchase. • Use only Samsung-approved accessories. Us..

Device layout - Page 7

Basics 7 Device layout Microphone Headset jack Back key Multipurpose jack Proximity sensor Flash Receiver Power key Touchscreen Recents key Home key (Fingerprint recognition sensor) Front camera Loud speaker GPS antenna Main antenna Volume key Rear camera Flash SIM card tray Single SIM models: Memory card tray Dual SIM models: SIM card / Memory card tray

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Google - Page 8

Basics 8 • Connectivity problems and battery drain may occur in the following situations: – If you attach metallic stickers on the antenna area of the device – If you attach a device cover made with metallic material to the device – If you cover the device’s antenna area with your hands or other objects while using certain features, such as calls or the mobile data connection • Using a Samsung-approved screen protector is recommended. Unapproved screen protectors may cause the sensors to malfunction. • Do not allow water to contact the touchscreen. The touchscreen may malfunct..

Charging the battery - Page 9

Basics 9 Battery Charging the battery Charge the battery before using it for the first time or when it has been unused for extended periods. Use only Samsung-approved chargers, batteries, and cables. Unapproved chargers or cables can cause the battery to explode or damage the device. 1 Connect the USB cable to the USB power adaptor, and then plug the end of the USB cable into the multipurpose jack. Connecting the charger improperly may cause serious damage to the device. Any damage caused by misuse is not covered by the warranty. 2 Plug the USB power adaptor into an electric socket. 3 After..

Battery charging tips and precautions - Page 10

Basics 10 Viewing the remaining charging time While charging, open the Home screen and tap Apps → Settings → Battery . The actual charging time may vary depending on the status of your device and the charging conditions. The remaining charging time may not be displayed when you charge the device in very cold or very hot conditions. Reducing the battery consumption Your device provides various options that help you conserve battery power. • Optimize the device using the Smart manager. • When you are not using the device, switch to sleep mode by pressing the Power key. • Activate po..

Power saving mode - Page 11

Basics 11 • If the device receives an unstable power supply while charging, the touchscreen may not function. If this happens, unplug the charger from the device. • While charging, the device and the charger may heat up. This is normal and should not affect the device’s lifespan or performance. If the battery gets hotter than usual, the charger may stop charging. • If the device is not charging properly, take the device and the charger to a Samsung Service Center. Power saving mode Save the battery power by limiting the device’s functions. On the Home screen, tap Apps → Settings..

SIM or USIM card (nano-SIM card) - Page 12

Basics 12 SIM or USIM card (nano-SIM card) Installing the SIM or USIM card Insert the SIM or USIM card provided by the mobile telephone service provider. • Use only a nano-SIM card. • Use caution not to lose or let others use the SIM or USIM card. Samsung is not responsible for any damages or inconveniences caused by lost or stolen cards. • Dual SIM models : In some areas, data transfer speeds may be slower if two SIM cards are inserted in the device than when one SIM card is inserted. • Some LTE services may not be available depending on the service provider. For more information a..

Dual SIM models - Page 13

Basics 13 ► Dual SIM models : – SIM card tray 1 : 1 3 4 2 – SIM card tray 2 : 1 3 4 2

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Removing the SIM or USIM card - Page 14

Basics 14 1 Insert the ejection pin into the hole on the tray to loosen the tray. Ensure that the ejection pin is perpendicular to the hole. Otherwise, the device may be damaged. 2 Pull out the tray gently from the tray slot. 3 ► Single SIM models : Place the SIM or USIM card on the SIM card tray with the gold- colored contacts facing downwards. ► Dual SIM models : Place the SIM or USIM card on the tray with the gold-colored contacts facing downwards. Place the primary SIM or USIM card on the tray 1 and the secondary SIM or USIM card on the tray 2. 4 Gently press the SIM or USIM card in..

Basics - Page 15

Basics 15 3 Remove the SIM or USIM card. ► Single SIM models : ► Dual SIM models : SIM card tray 1 : SIM card tray 2 :

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Using dual SIM or USIM cards (dual SIM models) - Page 16

Basics 16 4 Insert the tray back into the tray slot. Using dual SIM or USIM cards (dual SIM models) If you insert two SIM or USIM cards, you can have two phone numbers or service providers for a single device. Activating SIM or USIM cards On the Home screen, tap Apps → Settings → SIM card manager . Select a SIM or USIM card and tap the switch to activate it. Customizing SIM or USIM cards On the Home screen, tap Apps → Settings → SIM card manager and select a SIM or USIM card to access the following options: • Icon : Change the icon of the SIM or USIM card. • Name : Change the di..

Memory card (microSD card) - Page 17

Basics 17 Memory card (microSD card) Installing a memory card Your device’s memory card capacity may vary from other models and some memory cards may not be compatible with your device depending on the memory card manufacturer and type. To view your device’s maximum memory card capacity, refer to the Samsung website. • Some memory cards may not be fully compatible with the device. Using an incompatible card may damage the device or the memory card, or corrupt the data stored in it. • Use caution to insert the memory card right-side up. • The device supports the FAT and the exFAT f..

Removing the memory card - Page 18

Basics 18 1 Insert the ejection pin into the hole on the tray to loosen the tray. Ensure that the ejection pin is perpendicular to the hole. Otherwise, the device may be damaged. 2 Pull out the tray gently from the tray slot. When you remove the tray from the device, the mobile data connection will be disabled. 3 Place a memory card on the tray with the gold-colored contacts facing downwards. 4 Insert the tray back into the tray slot. Removing the memory card Before removing the memory card, first unmount it for safe removal. On the Home screen, tap Apps → Settings → Storage → DETAIL ..

Turning the device on and off - Page 19

Basics 19 Formatting the memory card A memory card formatted on a computer may not be compatible with the device. Format the memory card on the device. On the Home screen, tap Apps → Settings → Storage → DETAIL → SD card → Format → FORMAT . Before formatting the memory card, remember to make backup copies of all important data stored in the memory card. The manufacturer’s warranty does not cover loss of data resulting from user actions. Turning the device on and off Press and hold the Power key for a few seconds to turn on the device. When you turn on your device for the first..

Touchscreen - Page 20

Basics 20 Touchscreen • Do not allow the touchscreen to come into contact with other electrical devices. Electrostatic discharges can cause the touchscreen to malfunction. • To avoid damaging the touchscreen, do not tap it with anything sharp or apply excessive pressure to it with your fingertips. • The device may not recognize touch inputs close to the edges of the screen, which are outside of the touch input area. • Leaving the touchscreen idle for extended periods may result in afterimages (screen burn-in) or ghosting. Turn off the touchscreen when you do not use the device. • ..

Tapping and holding - Page 21

Basics 21 Tapping and holding Tap and hold an item or the screen for more than 2 seconds to access available options. Dragging To move an item, tap and hold it and drag it to the target position. Double-tapping Double-tap on a webpage or image to zoom in. Double-tap again to return.

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Swiping - Page 22

Basics 22 Swiping Swipe to the left or right on the Home screen or the Apps screen to view other panels. Swipe upwards or downwards to scroll through a webpage or a list of items, such as contacts. Spreading and pinching Spread two fingers apart on a webpage, map, or image to zoom in a part. Pinch to zoom out.

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Home screen - Page 23

Basics 23 Home screen Home screen The Home screen is the starting point for accessing all of the device’s features. It displays widgets, shortcuts to apps, and more. To view other panels, swipe to the left or right. The Home screen may appear differently depending on the region or service provider. A widget Screen indicators Favorite apps A folder Apps screen icon An app News screen indicator. View the latest articles in various categories.

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Home screen options - Page 24

Basics 24 Home screen options On the Home screen, tap Apps → Settings → Home screen to access the available options. Alternatively, on the Home screen, tap and hold an empty area. Customize the Home screen by adding, deleting, or rearranging Home screen panels. You can also set the Home screen wallpaper, add widgets to the Home screen, and more. • Wallpapers : Change the wallpaper settings for the Home screen and the locked screen. • Widgets : Add widgets to the Home screen. Widgets are small apps that launch specific app functions to provide information and convenient access on you..

Moving items - Page 25

Basics 25 Moving items Tap and hold an item on the Home screen, and then drag it to a new location. You can also move frequently used apps to the shortcuts area at the bottom of the Home screen. To move the item to another panel, drag it to the side of the screen. To move an item more easily, tap and hold an item, and drag it to Move apps at the top of the screen. The item will move to the panel at the top of the screen. Swipe to the left or right to move to another panel and drag the item to a new location. Removing items Tap and hold an item, and then drag it to Remove at the top of the s..

Managing panels - Page 26

Basics 26 3 Tap Enter folder name and enter a folder name. To change the folder color, tap . To add more apps to the folder, tap , tick the apps, and then tap ADD . You can also add an app by dragging it to the folder on the Home screen. To move apps from a folder to the Home screen, tap the folder, and then drag an app to the Home screen. To delete apps in a folder, tap the folder, and then drag the app you want to delete to Remove at the top of the screen. Managing panels On the Home screen, tap and hold an empty area to add, move, or remove a panel. To add a panel, swipe to the left, and..

Creating folders - Page 27

Basics 27 Creating folders Create folders and gather similar applications to quickly access and launch apps you want. This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. 1 On the Apps screen, tap EDIT . 2 Tap and hold an app, and then drag it over another app. 3 Drop the app when a folder frame appears around the apps. A new folder containing the selected apps will be created. 4 Tap Enter folder name and enter a folder name. To change the folder color, tap . To add more apps to the folder, tap , tick the apps, and then tap ADD . You can also add an app by dragging..

Rearranging items - Page 28

Basics 28 Rearranging items You can rearrange items in alphabetical order on the Apps screen. On the Apps screen, tap A-Z → SAVE . Searching for items You can search for items on the Apps screen. On the Apps screen, tap SEARCH and enter characters. The device will search for and display the items containing the characters you entered. Indicator icons Indicator icons appear on the status bar at the top of the screen. The icons listed in the table below are most common. The status bar may not appear at the top of the screen in some apps. To display the status bar, drag down from the top of ..

Lock screen - Page 29

Basics 29 Icon Meaning GPS activated Call in progress Missed call New text or multimedia message Alarm activated Mute mode activated Vibration mode activated Airplane mode activated Error occurred or caution required Battery power level Lock screen Pressing the Power key turns off the screen and locks it. Also, the screen turns off and automatically locks if the device is not used for a specified period. The screen is locked with Swipe , the default screen lock method. Press the Power key or the Home key and swipe in any direction to unlock the screen.

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Fingerprint - Page 30

Basics 30 To change the screen lock method, on the Apps screen, tap Settings → Lock screen and security → Screen lock type , and then select a method. When you set a pattern, PIN, password, or fingerprint for the screen lock method, you can protect your personal information by preventing others from accessing your device. After setting the screen lock method, the device will require an unlock code whenever unlocking it. • Swipe : Swipe in any direction on the screen to unlock it. • Pattern : Draw a pattern with four or more dots to unlock the screen. • PIN : Enter a PIN with at le..

Using the notification panel - Page 31

Basics 31 Notification panel Using the notification panel When you receive new notifications, indicator icons appear on the status bar. To see more information about the icons, open the notification panel and view the details. To open the notification panel, drag the status bar downwards. To close the notification panel, swipe upwards on the screen. You can use the following functions on the notification panel. ► Single SIM models : View more quick setting buttons. Access the notification settings. Tap a notification and perform various actions. Clear all notifications. Launch Settings . ..

Using quick setting buttons - Page 32

Basics 32 ► Dual SIM models : Tap a notification and perform various actions. Clear all notifications. Maximize brightness for better visibility in bright conditions. View more quick setting buttons. Launch Settings . Access the notification settings. Quick setting buttons Adjust the brightness. SIM and USIM card feature preferences. Tap to access the SIM card manager. Using quick setting buttons Tap quick setting buttons to activate some features. Swipe to the left or right on the buttons area, or tap to view more buttons. To view more detailed settings, tap and hold a button. To rearran..

Setting search categories - Page 33

Basics 33 Setting search categories You can set search categories to search for content in specific search fields. Tap MORE → Select search locations and select categories. Entering text Keyboard layout A keyboard appears automatically when you enter text to send messages, create memos, and more. Text entry is not supported in some languages. To enter text, you must change the input language to one of the supported languages. Break to the next line. Delete a preceding character. Enter punctuation marks. Enter uppercase. For all caps, tap it twice. Change the keyboard settings. Enter a spa..

Additional keyboard functions - Page 34

Basics 34 Additional keyboard functions Tap and hold to use various functions. Other icons may appear instead of the icon depending on the last function that was used. • : Enter text by voice. Start or pause entering text by voice. Change the voice input settings. Delete a preceding character. • : Add an item from the clipboard. This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. • : Enter emoticons. • : Change the keyboard settings. Copying and pasting 1 Tap and hold over text. 2 Drag or to select the desired text, or tap Select all to select all text. 3 ..

Closing an app - Page 35

Basics 35 Dictionary Look up definitions for words while using certain features, such as when browsing webpages. 1 Tap and hold over a word that you want to look up. If the word you want to look up is not selected, drag or to select the desired text. 2 Tap Dictionary on the options list. If a dictionary is not preinstalled on the device, tap Manage dictionaries → next to a dictionary to download it. 3 View the definition in the dictionary pop-up window. To switch to the full screen view, tap . Tap the definition on the screen to view more definitions. In the detailed view, tap to add the ..

Registering a new Samsung account - Page 36

Basics 36 Samsung account Introduction Your Samsung account is an integrated account service that allows you to use a variety of Samsung services provided by mobile devices, TVs, and the Samsung website. Once your Samsung account has been registered, you can use apps provided by Samsung, without signing in to your account. Create your Samsung account with your email address. To check the list of services that can be used with your Samsung account, visit account.samsung.com . For more information on Samsung accounts, open the Apps screen and tap Settings → Accounts → Samsung account → ..

Transferring data from your previous device - Page 37

Basics 37 3 Enter your email address and password, and then tap SIGN IN . If you forget your account information, tap Forgotten your ID or password? You can find your account information when you enter the required information and security code displayed that is on the screen. Removing your Samsung account When you remove your registered Samsung account from the device, your data, such as contacts or events, will also be removed. 1 On the Apps screen, tap Settings → Accounts . 2 Tap Samsung account and tap the account to remove. 3 Tap MORE → Remove account → REMOVE ACCOUNT . 4 Enter y..

Transferring data wirelessly - Page 38

Basics 38 Transferring data wirelessly Transfer data from your previous device to your device. 1 On both devices, download and install Smart Switch from Galaxy Apps or Play Store . 2 Place the devices near each other. 3 Launch Smart Switch on both devices. 4 On the previous device, tap WIRELESS → SEND → CONNECT . 5 On your device, tap WIRELESS → RECEIVE and select the previous device type. 6 Follow the on-screen instructions to transfer data from your previous device. Transferring backup data from a computer Back up data from your previous device to a computer and import the data to y..

Connecting the device to a computer for data transfer - Page 39

Basics 39 1 On the computer, visit www.samsung.com/smartswitch to download Smart Switch. 2 On the computer, launch Smart Switch. If your previous device is not a Samsung device, back up data to a computer using a program provided by the device’s manufacturer. Then, skip to the fifth step. 3 Connect your previous device to the computer using the USB cable. 4 On the computer, follow the on-screen instructions to back up data from the device. Then, disconnect your previous device from the computer. 5 Connect your device to the computer using the USB cable. 6 On the computer, follow the on-sc..

Updating over the air - Page 40

Basics 40 3 Tap ALLOW to permit the computer to access your device’s data. When the computer recognizes your device, the device will appear in My PC. 4 Transfer files between your device and the computer. Updating the device The device can be updated to the latest software. Updating over the air The device can be directly updated to the latest software by the firmware over-the-air (FOTA) service. On the Apps screen, tap Settings → About device → Download updates manually . When you tap the Download updates automatically switch to activate it, updates will be downloaded when the device..

Backing up and restoring data - Page 41

Basics 41 Backing up and restoring data Keep your personal information, app data, and settings safe on your device. You can back up your sensitive information and access it later. You must sign in to your Google or Samsung account to back up or restore data. Refer to Samsung account and Accounts for more information. Using a Samsung account On the Apps screen, tap Settings → Backup and reset → Back up my data for the Samsung account, tap the switches next to the items you want to back up to activate them, and then tap BACK UP NOW . Data will be backed up to Samsung Cloud. Refer to Samsu..

Sharing features - Page 42

Basics 42 Sharing features Share content by using various sharing options. The following actions are an example of sharing images. • The available options may vary depending on the region or service provider. • You may incur additional charges when sharing files via the mobile network. 1 Tap Gallery on the Apps screen. 2 Select an image. 3 Tap Share and select a sharing method, such as Bluetooth and email. You can also use the following options: • Simple sharing : Share content with your contacts. To use this feature, your phone number must be verified. • This feature may not be ava..

Deactivating emergency mode - Page 43

Basics 43 Emergency mode Emergency mode changes the screen to gray tones to reduce battery consumption. Some apps and functions will be restricted. In emergency mode, you can make an emergency call, send your current location information to others, sound an emergency alarm, and more. Press and hold the Power key, and then tap Emergency mode . Add more apps to use. Make an emergency call. Remaining battery power and usage time left Turn on the flash. Make a call. Send your current location information in a message. Browse the Internet. Access additional options. Sound alarms. The usage time ..

Installing or uninstalling apps - Page 44

44 Applications Installing or uninstalling apps Galaxy Apps Purchase and download apps. You can download apps that are specialized for Samsung Galaxy devices. Tap Samsung → Galaxy Apps on the Apps screen. This app may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Installing apps Browse apps by category or tap SEARCH to search for a keyword. Select an app to view information about it. To download free apps, tap INSTALL . To purchase and download apps where charges apply, tap the price and follow the on-screen instructions. To change the auto update settings, tap → Setting..

Uninstalling or disabling apps - Page 45

Applications 45 Managing apps Uninstalling or disabling apps On the Apps screen, tap EDIT . The icon appears on the apps that you can disable or uninstall. Select an app and tap DISABLE or OK . Alternatively, on the Apps screen, tap Settings → Applications → Application manager , select an app, and then tap DISABLE or UNINSTALL . • DISABLE : Disable selected default apps that cannot be uninstalled from the device. • UNINSTALL : Uninstall downloaded apps. Enabling apps On the Apps screen, tap Settings → Applications → Application manager → → Disabled , select an app, and then..

Single SIM models - Page 46

Applications 46 Phone Introduction Make or answer voice and video calls. Making calls 1 Tap Phone on the Apps screen. 2 Enter a phone number. If the keypad does not appear on the screen, tap to open the keypad. 3 ► Single SIM models : Tap to make a voice call, or tap to make a video call. Add the number to the contacts list. Preview the phone number. Hide the keypad. Delete a preceding character. Access additional options.

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Using speed dial - Page 47

Applications 47 ► Dual SIM models : Tap or to make a voice call, or tap to make a video call. Add the number to the contacts list. Preview the phone number. Hide the keypad. Delete a preceding character. Access additional options. Using speed dial Set speed dial numbers to quickly make calls. To set a number to speed dial, tap MORE → Speed dial , select a speed dial number, and then select a contact. To make a call, tap and hold a speed dial number on the keypad. For speed dial numbers 10 and up, tap the first digit(s) of the number, and then tap and hold the last digit. For example, if..

Receiving calls - Page 48

Applications 48 Making an international call 1 Tap to open the keypad if the keypad does not appear on the screen. 2 Tap and hold 0 until the + sign appears. 3 ► Single SIM models : Enter the country code, area code, and phone number, and then tap . ► Dual SIM models : Enter the country code, area code, and phone number, and then tap or . Receiving calls Answering a call When a call comes in, drag outside the large circle. Rejecting a call When a call comes in, drag outside the large circle. To send a message when rejecting an incoming call, drag the reject message bar upwards. To creat..

Blocking phone numbers - Page 49

Applications 49 Blocking phone numbers Block calls from specific numbers added to your block list. 1 On the Apps screen, tap Phone → MORE → Settings → Block numbers . 2 Tap LOG or CONTACTS to select contacts and tap . To manually enter a number, tap Enter phone number , enter a phone number, and then tap . When blocked numbers try to contact you, you will not receive notifications. The calls will be logged in the call log. You can also block incoming calls from people that do not show their caller ID. Tap the Block anonymous calls switch to activate the feature. Options during calls D..

During a video call - Page 50

Applications 50 • Internet : Browse webpages. • Contacts : Open the contacts list. • S Planner : Open the calendar. • Memo / Samsung Notes : Create notes by entering text from the keyboard or by writing or drawing on the screen. • : End the current call. During a video call Tap the screen to use the following options: • MORE : Access additional options. • Switch : Switch between the front and rear cameras. • : End the current call. • Mute : Turn off the microphone so that the other party cannot hear you. Contacts Introduction Create new contacts or manage contacts on the d..

Searching for contacts - Page 51

Applications 51 To add a phone number to the contacts list from the keypad, open the Apps screen and tap Phone . If the keypad does not appear on the screen, tap to open the keypad. Enter the number and tap Add to Contacts . To add a phone number to the contacts list from received calls, open the Apps screen and tap Phone → LOG → a contact. Importing contacts Import contacts from storage services to your device. On the Apps screen, tap Contacts → MORE → Settings → Import/Export contacts → IMPORT and select an import option. Searching for contacts On the Apps screen, tap Contacts..

Sharing profile - Page 52

Applications 52 Sharing profile Share your profile information, such as your photo and status message, with others using the profile sharing feature. • This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. • This feature is only available for contacts who have activated the profile sharing feature on their device. On the Apps screen, tap Contacts → your profile → Profile sharing , and then tap the switch to activate it. To use this feature, your phone number must be verified. You can view your contacts’ updated profile information in Contacts . To set addi..

Single SIM models - Page 53

Applications 53 Messages Introduction Send and view messages by conversation. Sending messages You may incur additional charges for sending messages when you are roaming. 1 Tap Messages on the Apps screen. 2 Tap . 3 Add recipients and enter a message. ► Single SIM models : Enter a message. Select contacts from the contacts list. Enter recipients. Attach files. Send the message. Enter emoticons. Access additional options.

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Viewing messages - Page 54

Applications 54 ► Dual SIM models : Access additional options. Enter a message. Select contacts from the contacts list. Enter emoticons. Enter recipients. Attach files. Send the message. 4 ► Single SIM models : Tap SEND to send the message. ► Dual SIM models : Tap or to send the message. Viewing messages Messages are grouped into message threads by contact. You may incur additional charges for receiving messages when you are roaming. 1 Tap Messages on the Apps screen. 2 On the messages list, select a contact. 3 View your conversation. Blocking unwanted messages Block messages from spe..

Setting the message notification - Page 55

Applications 55 3 Tap Block list . To add phrases to block, tap Block phrases . 4 Tap INBOX or CONTACTS to select contacts and tap . To manually enter a number, tap Enter number , enter a phone number, and then tap . When you receive messages from the blocked numbers or messages including blocked phrases, you will not be notified. To view blocked messages, tap MORE → Settings → Block messages → Blocked messages . Setting the message notification You can change notification sound, display options, and more. 1 Tap Messages on the Apps screen. 2 Tap MORE → Settings → Notifications , ..

Applications - Page 56

Applications 56 Internet Introduction Browse the Internet to search for information and bookmark your favorite webpages to access them conveniently. Browsing webpages 1 Tap Samsung → Internet on the Apps screen. 2 Tap the address field. 3 Enter the web address or a keyword, and then tap Go . To view the toolbars, drag your finger downwards slightly on the screen. Open the homepage. Move to the previously visited page. Open the browser's tab manager. Access additional options. Refresh the current webpage. View your bookmarks, saved webpages, and recent browsing history.

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Fingerprint recognition - Page 57

Applications 57 Using secret mode In secret mode, you can separately save and manage open tabs, bookmarks, and saved pages. You can lock secret mode using a password and your fingerprint. Activating secret mode In the toolbar at the bottom of the screen, tap Tabs → TURN ON SECRET . If you are using this feature for the first time, set whether to use a password for secret mode. In secret mode, you cannot use some features, such as screen capture. In secret mode, the device will change the color of the toolbars. Changing security settings You can change your password or the lock method. Tap..

Setting up email accounts - Page 58

Applications 58 Email Setting up email accounts Set up an email account when opening Email for the first time. 1 Tap Samsung → Email on the Apps screen. 2 Enter the email address and password, and then tap SIGN IN . To manually register a email account, tap MANUAL SETUP . 3 Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup. To set up another email account, tap MORE → Settings → Add account . If you have more than one email account, you can set one as the default account. Tap MORE → Settings → MORE → Set default account . Sending emails 1 Tap to compose an email. 2 Add reci..

Taking photos or recording videos - Page 59

Applications 59 Camera Introduction Take photos and record videos using various modes and settings. Basic shooting You can take photos or record videos. View your photos and videos in Gallery . Tap Camera on the Apps screen. Camera etiquette • Do not take photos or record videos of other people without their permission. • Do not take photos or record videos where legally prohibited. • Do not take photos or record videos in places where you may violate other people’s privacy. Taking photos or recording videos 1 Tap the image on the preview screen where the camera should focus. 2 Tap ..

Launching Camera on the locked screen - Page 60

Applications 60 Camera settings Hide or show the setting icons. Quick settings Record a video. Take a photo. Switch between the front and rear cameras. Shooting modes Preview thumbnail Current mode On the preview screen, swipe to the right to access the list of shooting modes. Or, swipe to the left to view photos and videos you have captured. • The preview screen may vary depending on the shooting mode and which camera is being used. • The camera automatically shuts off when unused. • Make sure that the lens is clean. Otherwise, the device may not work properly in some modes that requ..

Launching Camera quickly - Page 61

Applications 61 Launching Camera quickly Press the Home key twice quickly to launch Camera . Some camera features are not available when you launch Camera from the locked screen or when the screen is turned off while the security features are activated. Locking the focus and exposure Strong light/dark contrast and the subject being outside the auto focus area may make it difficult to achieve an appropriate exposure. Lock the focus or exposure and then take a photo. Tap and hold the area to focus, the AF/AE frame will appear on the area and the focus and exposure setting will be locked. The ..

Applications - Page 62

Applications 62 Pro mode Take photos while manually adjusting various shooting options, such as exposure value and ISO value. On the preview screen, tap MODE → Pro . Select options and customize the settings, and then tap to take a photo. • : Select an appropriate white balance, so images have a true-to-life color range. • : Select an ISO value. This controls camera light sensitivity. Low values are for stationary or brightly lit objects. Higher values are for fast-moving or poorly lit objects. However, higher ISO settings can result in noise in photos. • : Change the exposure value..

Applying beauty effects - Page 63

Applications 63 HDR (Rich tone) Take photos with rich colors and reproduce details even in bright and dark areas. On the preview screen, tap MODE → HDR (Rich tone) . This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Without effect With effect Night Take a photo in low-light conditions, without using the flash. On the preview screen, tap MODE → Night . This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Beauty face Take a photo with lightened skin tone and modified facial features. On the preview screen, tap MODE → Beauty face . T..

Applying beauty effects - Page 64

Applications 64 Sports Take a photo of fast-moving subjects. On the preview screen, tap MODE → Sports . Sound & shot Take a photo with sound. The device identifies the photos with in Gallery . On the preview screen, tap MODE → Sound & shot . Selfie Take self-portraits with the front camera. You can preview various beauty effects on the screen. 1 On the preview screen, tap to switch to the front camera for self-portraits. 2 Tap MODE → Selfie . 3 Face the front camera lens. 4 When the device detects your face, tap the screen to take a photo of yourself. Alternatively, show your ..

Applications - Page 65

Applications 65 Wide selfie Take a wide self-portrait to include more people in the photo and avoid leaving people out. 1 On the preview screen, tap to switch to the front camera for self-portraits. 2 Tap MODE → Wide selfie . 3 Face the front camera lens. 4 When the device detects your face, tap the screen to take a photo of yourself. Alternatively, show your palm to the front camera. After recognizing your palm, a countdown timer will appear. When the time is up, the device will take a photo. 5 Slowly swivel the device left and then right or vice versa to take a wide self-portrait. The d..

Camera settings - Page 66

Applications 66 Camera settings Quick settings On the preview screen, use the following quick settings. The available options may vary depending on the shooting mode and which camera is being used. • : Select a filter effect to use when taking photos or recording videos. • : Select a metering method. This determines how light values are calculated. Center- weighted uses the light in the center portion of the shot to calculate the exposure of the shot. Spot uses the light in a concentrated center area of the shot to calculate the exposure of the shot. Matrix averages the entire scene. ..

Camera settings - Page 67

Applications 67 Camera settings On the preview screen, tap . The available options may vary depending on the shooting mode and which camera is being used. • Video size (rear) / Video size (front) : Select a resolution for videos. Using a higher resolution will result in higher quality videos, but they will take up more memory. • Save pictures as previewed : Invert the image to create a mirror-image of the original scene, when taking photos with the front camera. • Grid lines : Display viewfinder guides to help composition when selecting subjects. • Location tags : Attach a GPS locat..

Applications - Page 68

Applications 68 Gallery Introduction View and manage photos and videos stored in the device. Viewing images 1 Tap Gallery on the Apps screen. 2 Select an image. Access additional options. Move to the previous screen. Share the image with others. Delete the image. Modify the image. Add the image to favorites. To hide or show the menus, tap the screen.

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Creating stories - Page 69

Applications 69 Viewing videos 1 Tap Gallery on the Apps screen. 2 Select a video to play. Video files show the icon on the preview thumbnail. Change screen ratio. Rewind or fast-forward by dragging the bar. Display your videos. Skip to the previous video. Tap and hold to rewind. Skip to the next video. Tap and hold to fast-forward. Access additional options. Pause and resume playback. Adjust the volume. View stories When you capture or save images and videos, the device will read their date and location tags, sort the images and videos, and then create stories. To create stories automatica..

Sharing stories - Page 70

Applications 70 4 Enter a title for the story and tap CREATE . To add images or videos to a story, select a story and tap ADD ITEMS . To remove images or videos from a story, select a story, tap MORE → Edit , tick images or videos to remove, and then tap MORE → Remove from story . Sharing stories You can share stories with your contacts. 1 On the Apps screen, tap Gallery → STORIES . 2 Select a story to share. 3 Tap INVITE , tick contacts, and then tap DONE . When your contacts accept the share request, the story will be shared and more images and videos can be added to the story by yo..

Deleting an image or a video - Page 71

Applications 71 Deleting images or videos Deleting an image or a video Select an image or a video and tap Delete at the bottom of the screen. Deleting multiple images and videos 1 On the main Gallery screen, tap and hold an image or a video to delete. 2 Tick the images or videos to delete. 3 Tap DELETE . Sharing images or videos Select an image or a video, tap Share at the bottom of the screen, and then select a sharing method.

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Samsung Notes - Page 72

Applications 72 Samsung Notes Introduction Create notes by entering text from the keyboard or by writing or drawing on the screen. You can also insert images or voice recordings into your notes. Creating notes 1 On the Apps screen, tap Samsung Notes → ALL → . 2 Compose a note by using the toolbar at the top of the screen. Enter text using the keyboard, or write or draw on the screen. Tap Image to insert an image by selecting from Gallery or by taking a photo. Tap Voice to record voice recording and insert it into the note. Voice recording will start immediately. Enter text using the key..

Deleting notes - Page 73

Applications 73 Deleting notes 1 On the Apps screen, tap Samsung Notes . 2 Tap ALL , or tap COLLECTIONS and select a category. 3 Tap and hold a note to delete. To delete multiple notes, tick more memos to delete. 4 Tap DELETE . S Planner Introduction Manage your schedule by entering upcoming events or tasks in your planner. Creating events 1 Tap S Planner on the Apps screen. 2 Tap or double-tap a date. If the date already has saved events or tasks in it, tap the date and tap .

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Creating tasks - Page 74

Applications 74 3 Enter event details. Select a calendar to use or sync with. Attach a map showing the location of the event. Enter the location of the event. Enter a title. Set a start and end date for the event. Add more details. Set an alarm. 4 Tap SAVE to save the event. Creating tasks 1 Tap S Planner on the Apps screen. 2 Tap → Tasks . 3 Enter task details and tap TODAY or TOMORROW to set a due date. To add more details, tap . 4 Tap SAVE to save the task.

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Syncing events and tasks with your accounts - Page 75

Applications 75 Syncing events and tasks with your accounts On the Apps screen, tap Settings → Accounts , select an account service, and then tap the Sync Calendar switch to sync events and tasks with the account. To add accounts to sync with, open the Apps screen and tap S Planner → MORE → Manage calendars → Add account . Then, select an account to sync with and sign in. When an account is added, it will appear on the list. S Health Introduction S Health helps you manage your wellness and fitness. Set fitness goals, check your progress, and keep track of your overall wellness and f..

Using S Health - Page 76

Applications 76 Using S Health You can view the key information from S Health menus and trackers to monitor your wellness and fitness. Tap S Health on the Apps screen. Trackers Goals and programs To add trackers, goals, or programs to the S Health screen, tap MORE → Manage items , and then select items under the TRACKERS , GOALS , or PROGRAMS tab. • TRACKERS : Monitor your activities, food intake, and body measurements. • GOALS : Set your daily fitness goals and view your progress. • PROGRAMS : Use customizable exercise programs. To access more information about S Health functions, ..

Additional information - Page 77

Applications 77 Additional information • S Health is intended for fitness and wellness purposes only and is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease. • The available functions, features and addable applications for S Health may vary from country to country due to different local laws and regulations. You should check the features and applications available in your specific region before use. • S Health applications and its service can be changed or discontinued without prior notice. • The pu..

Start recording. - Page 78

Applications 78 Voice Recorder Use this app to record or play voice memos. 1 On the Apps screen, tap Samsung → Voice Recorder . 2 Tap to start recording. Speak into the microphone. Tap to pause recording. While making a voice recording, tap BOOKMARK to insert a bookmark. Start recording. 3 Tap SAVE to finish recording.

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Setting alarms - Page 79

Applications 79 My Files Access and manage various files stored in the device. On the Apps screen, tap Samsung → My Files . View files by category or view files stored in the device. To check the status of used and available memory, tap STORAGE USAGE . To search for files or folders, tap SEARCH . Clock Introduction Set alarms, check the current time in many cities around the world, time an event, or set a specific duration. Alarm On the Apps screen, tap Clock → Alarm . Setting alarms Tap ADD in the alarms list, set an alarm time, select the days on which the alarm will repeat, set other..

Applications - Page 80

Applications 80 Stopping alarms Tap DISMISS to stop an alarm. If you have previously enabled the snooze option, tap SNOOZE to repeat the alarm after a specified length of time. Deleting alarms Tap on an alarm in the list of alarms. World clock On the Apps screen, tap Clock → World clock . Creating clocks Tap ADD and enter a city name or select a city from the cities list. Deleting clocks Tap on a clock. Stopwatch 1 On the Apps screen, tap Clock → Stopwatch . 2 Tap START to time an event. To record lap times while timing an event, tap LAP . 3 Tap STOP to stop timing. To restart the timin..

Applications - Page 81

Applications 81 Timer 1 On the Apps screen, tap Clock → Timer . 2 Set the duration, and then tap START . To open the keypad to enter the duration, tap the duration input field. 3 Tap DISMISS when the timer goes off. Calculator Perform simple or complex calculations. Tap Calculator on the Apps screen. Rotate the device to landscape orientation to display the scientific calculator. If Auto rotate is disabled, tap to display the scientific calculator. To see the calculation history, tap HISTORY . To close the calculation history panel, tap KEYPAD . To clear the history, tap HISTORY → CLEAR..

Scanning radio stations - Page 82

Applications 82 Tap to turn on the FM radio. Select the radio station you want from the stations list. View the list of favorites stations. Scan and save available stations automatically. Enter radio station frequency manually. Fine-tune the frequency. Record a song from the FM radio. View the list of available stations. Access additional options. Add the current radio station to the favorites list. Search for an available radio station. Turn the FM radio on or off. Scanning radio stations Tap Samsung → Radio on the Apps screen. Tap SCAN , and then select a scan option. The FM radio scans..

Applications - Page 83

Applications 83 Google apps Google provides entertainment, social network, and business apps. You may require a Google account to access some apps. Refer to Accounts for more information. To view more app information, access each app’s help menu. Some apps may not be available or may be labeled differently depending on the region or service provider. Chrome Search for information and browse webpages. Gmail Send or receive emails via the Google Mail service. Maps Find your location on the map, search for locations, and view location information for various places. Play Music Discover, list..

Applications - Page 84

Applications 84 Photos Search for, manage, and edit all your photos and videos from various sources in one place. Hangouts Chat with your friends individually or in groups and use images, emoticons, and video calls while you are chatting. Google Search quickly for items on the Internet or your device.

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Connecting to a Wi-Fi network - Page 85

85 Settings Introduction Customize settings for functions and apps. You can make your device more personalized by configuring various setting options. On the Apps screen, tap Settings . To search for settings by entering keywords, tap SEARCH . To edit the list of frequently used settings, tap EDIT . Then, tick items to add or deselect items to remove. Wi-Fi Connecting to a Wi-Fi network Activate the Wi-Fi feature to connect to a Wi-Fi network and access the Internet or other network devices. Turn off Wi-Fi to save the battery when not in use. 1 On the Settings screen, tap Wi-Fi , and then t..

Sending and receiving data - Page 86

Settings 86 3 Tap CONNECT . • Once the device connects to a Wi-Fi network, the device will reconnect to that network each time it is available without requiring a password. To prevent the device connecting to the network automatically, select it from the list of networks and tap FORGET . • If you cannot connect to a Wi-Fi network properly, restart your device’s Wi-Fi feature or the wireless router. Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi Direct connects devices directly via a Wi-Fi network without requiring an access point. 1 On the Settings screen, tap Wi-Fi , and then tap the switch to activate it. 2 Ta..

Ending the device connection - Page 87

Settings 87 3 Tap Share → Wi-Fi Direct and select a device to transfer the image to. 4 Accept the Wi-Fi Direct connection request on the other device. If the devices are already connected, the image will be sent to the other device without the connection request procedure. Ending the device connection 1 Tap Wi-Fi on the Settings screen. 2 Tap Wi-Fi Direct . The device displays the connected devices in the list. 3 Tap the device name to disconnect the devices. Bluetooth Introduction Use Bluetooth to exchange data or media files with other Bluetooth-enabled devices. • Samsung is not respo..

Pairing with other Bluetooth devices - Page 88

Settings 88 Pairing with other Bluetooth devices 1 On the Settings screen, tap Bluetooth , and then tap the switch to activate it. The detected devices are listed. 2 Select a device to pair with. If the device you want to pair with is not in the list, request that the device turns on its visibility option. Refer to the other device’s user manuals. Your device is visible to other devices while the Bluetooth settings screen is open. 3 Accept the Bluetooth connection request on your device to confirm. The devices will be connected when the other device accepts the Bluetooth connection reques..

Unpairing Bluetooth devices - Page 89

Settings 89 Unpairing Bluetooth devices 1 Tap Bluetooth on the Settings screen. The device displays the paired devices in the list. 2 Tap next to the device name to unpair. 3 Tap Unpair . Airplane mode This disables all wireless functions on your device. You can use only non-network services. On the Settings screen, tap Airplane mode . Make sure the device is turned off during takeoff and landing. After takeoff, you can use the device in airplane mode if allowed by aircraft personnel. Mobile hotspot and tethering Use the device as a mobile hotspot to share the device’s mobile data connect..

Using the mobile hotspot - Page 90

Settings 90 Using the mobile hotspot Use your device as a mobile hotspot to share your device’s mobile data connection with other devices. 1 On the Settings screen, tap Mobile hotspot and tethering → Mobile hotspot . 2 Tap the switch to activate it. The icon appears on the status bar. Other devices can find your device in the Wi-Fi networks list. To set a password for the mobile hotspot, tap MORE → Configure Mobile hotspot and select the level of security. Then, enter a password and tap SAVE . 3 On the other device’s screen, search for and select your device from the Wi-Fi networks ..

SIM card manager (dual SIM models) - Page 91

Settings 91 Limiting data usage Set the device to automatically disable the mobile data connection when the amount of mobile data you have used reaches your specified limit. 1 On the Settings screen, tap Data usage and tap the Set mobile data limit switch to activate it. 2 Drag the limit adjustment bar upwards or downwards to set the limit. 3 Drag the warning adjustment bar upwards or downwards to set a data usage alert level. The device will alert you when the warning level is reached. SIM card manager (dual SIM models) Activate your SIM or USIM cards and customize the SIM card settings. R..

Mobile networks - Page 92

Settings 92 Mobile networks Configure your mobile network settings. On the Settings screen, tap Mobile networks . • Data roaming : Set the device to use data connections when you are roaming. • Network mode (single SIM models): Select a network type. Network mode SIM 1 / Network mode SIM 2 (dual SIM models): Select a network type. • Access Point Names : Set up access point names (APNs). • Network operators : Search for available networks and manually register a network. More connection settings Options Customize settings to control other features. On the Settings screen, tap More co..

Adding printer plug-ins - Page 93

Settings 93 Adding printer plug-ins Add printer plug-ins for printers you want to connect the device to. 1 On the Settings screen, tap More connection settings → Printing → Download plug-in . 2 Search for a printer plug-in in Play Store . 3 Select a printer plug-in and install it. 4 Select the printer plug-in and tap the switch to activate it. The device searches for printers that are connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your device. To add printers manually, tap MORE → Add printer → ADD PRINTER . To change print settings, tap MORE → Printing settings . Printing content While vi..

Using the quick optimization feature - Page 94

Settings 94 Smart Manager Introduction The Smart manager provides an overview of the status of your device’s battery, storage, RAM, and system security. The Smart manager allows you to easily optimize your device and ultra data saving mode helps you manage your mobile data usage. The Smart manager screen may appear differently depending on the region or service provider. Using the quick optimization feature On the Settings screen, tap Smart Manager → CLEAN ALL . The quick optimization feature improves device performance through the following actions. • Clearing some memory. • Deleti..

Managing the battery - Page 95

Settings 95 Battery On the Settings screen, tap Smart Manager → Battery . Check the remaining battery power and time to use the device. For devices with low battery levels, conserve battery power by activating power saving features. • The usage time left shows the time remaining before the battery power runs out. Usage time left may vary depending on your device settings and operating conditions. • You cannot receive notifications from apps that use power saving mode. Managing the battery To save battery power by setting whether to optimize the battery usage for each app, tap DETAIL f..

Device security - Page 96

Settings 96 Device security Check the device’s security status. This feature scans your device for malware. On the Settings screen, tap Smart Manager → Device security . Ultra data saving Monitor and reduce your mobile data usage by preventing background apps from using the mobile data connection. You can also use the data compression feature to compress Internet data, such as images, videos, and webpages, accessed via the mobile network. • This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. • Some webpages or content may not be available when this feature..

Applications - Page 97

Settings 97 Applications Manage the device’s apps and change their settings. On the Settings screen, tap Applications . • Application manager : View and manage the apps on your device. • Default applications : Select a default setting for using apps. • Application settings : Customize the settings for each app. Sounds and vibrations Change settings for various sounds on the device. On the Settings screen, tap Sounds and vibrations . • Sound mode : Set the device to use sound mode or silent mode. • Vibrate while ringing : Set the device to vibrate and play a ringtone for incoming..

Notifications - Page 98

Settings 98 Notifications Change the notification settings for each app. On the Settings screen, tap Notifications . To customize notification settings, tap ADVANCED and select an app. • Allow notifications : Allow notifications from the selected app. • Set as priority : Display notifications at the top of the notification panel and include them in the allowed list when Do not disturb is activated. • Previews in pop-ups : Display notification previews in pop-up windows. • Show on lock screen : Display notifications from the selected app on the locked screen. • Show content on lock..

Settings - Page 99

Settings 99 Display Change the display settings. On the Settings screen, tap Display . • Brightness : Adjust the brightness of the display. • Outdoor mode : Activate outdoor mode to make the display easier to see in bright conditions. • Font : Change the font size and type. • Icon frames : Set whether to display shaded backgrounds to make icons stand out. • Screen timeout : Set the length of time the device waits before turning off the display’s backlight. • Screen saver : Set the device to launch a screensaver when the device is charging or connected to a dock. Advanced featu..

Home screen options - Page 100

Settings 100 • Quick launch Camera : Set the device to launch the camera by pressing the Home key twice quickly. • Smart alert : Set the device to alert you if you have missed calls or new messages when you pick up the device. This feature may not work if the screen is turned on or the device is not on a flat surface. • Easy mute : Set the device to mute incoming calls or alarms by facing the device’s screen downwards. • Direct share : Set the device to display the people you contacted on the sharing options panel to allow you to share content directly. Wallpaper Change the wallpa..

Lock screen and security - Page 101

Settings 101 Lock screen and security Options Change the settings for securing the device and the SIM or USIM card. On the Settings screen, tap Lock screen and security . The available options may vary depending on the screen lock method selected. • Screen lock type : Change the screen lock method. • Info and app shortcuts : Change settings for the items displayed on the locked screen. • Notifications on lock screen : Set whether or not to show notification content on the locked screen and select which notifications to display. • Secure lock settings : Change screen lock settings fo..

For better fingerprint recognition - Page 102

Settings 102 Fingerprint recognition In order for fingerprint recognition to function, your fingerprint information needs to be registered and stored in your device. After registering, you can set the device to use your fingerprint for the features below: • Screen lock • Web sign-in • Verify Samsung account • This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. • Fingerprint recognition uses the unique characteristics of each fingerprint to enhance the security of your device. The likelihood of the fingerprint sensor confusing two different fingerprints i..

Registering fingerprints - Page 103

Settings 103 • If you bend your finger or use a fingertip, the device may not recognize your fingerprints. Make sure to cover the entire Home key with your finger. • To improve recognition performance, register fingerprints of the hand used most often to perform tasks on the device. • In dry environments, static electricity can build up in the device. Avoid using this feature in dry environments or before using the feature, discharge static electricity by touching a metal object. Registering fingerprints 1 On the Settings screen, tap Lock screen and security → Fingerprints . 2 Unloc..

Verifying the Samsung account password - Page 104

Settings 104 Verifying the Samsung account password Use fingerprints to verify your Samsung account password. You can use a fingerprint instead of entering your password, for example, when you purchase content from Galaxy Apps . 1 On the Settings screen, tap Lock screen and security → Fingerprints . 2 Unlock the screen using the preset screen lock method. 3 Tap the Verify Samsung account switch to activate it. 4 Sign in to your Samsung account. Using fingerprints to sign in to accounts You can use your fingerprints to sign in to webpages that support password saving. This feature is only ..

Setting app permissions - Page 105

Settings 105 Privacy and safety Options Change the settings for maintaining your privacy and safety. On the Settings screen, tap Privacy and safety . • Location : Change settings for location information permissions. • App permissions : View the list of features and apps that have permission to use them. You can also edit the permission settings. Refer to Setting app permissions for more information. • Report diagnostic info : Set the device to automatically send the device’s diagnostic and usage information to Samsung. • Send SOS messages : Set the device to send help messages by..

Returning to standard mode - Page 106

Settings 106 Adding emergency contacts On the Settings screen, tap Privacy and safety → Send SOS messages → Send messages to → ADD . Tap Create contact and enter contact information or tap Select from contacts to add an existing contact as an emergency contact. Easy mode Easy mode provides an easier user experience by using a simpler layout and bigger icons on the Home screen. Some app features may not be available in easy mode. Switching to easy mode 1 On the Settings screen, tap Easy mode → Easy mode . 2 Select apps under Easy applications to apply a simpler layout. 3 Tap DONE . R..

Accessibility - Page 107

Settings 107 Accessibility Configure various settings to improve accessibility to the device. On the Settings screen, tap Accessibility . • Vision : Customize the settings to improve accessibility for visually impaired users. • Hearing : Customize the settings to improve accessibility for users with hearing impairment. • Dexterity and interaction : Customize the settings to improve accessibility for users who have reduced dexterity. • Direct access : Set the device to open selected accessibility menus when you press the Home key three times quickly. • Notification reminder : Set t..

Adding accounts - Page 108

Settings 108 Accounts Add your Samsung and Google accounts, or other accounts, to sync with. Adding accounts Some apps used on your device require a registered account. Create accounts to have the best experience with your device. 1 On the Settings screen, tap Accounts → Add account . 2 Select an account service. 3 Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the account setup. To sync content with your accounts, select an account and select items to sync. Removing accounts On the Settings screen, tap Accounts , select an account name, select the account to remove, and then tap MORE → ..

Backing up and restoring data - Page 109

Settings 109 Cloud usage View the amount of storage space you are currently using in Samsung Cloud and the amount of usage by data type. You can also delete backup data from old devices after restoring data. Sync settings Customize the sync settings of your data, such as contacts, calendar events, images, and videos. Backup and restore Back up your application data and device settings to Samsung Cloud, and restore them when needed. Refer to Backing up and restoring data for more information. Backup and reset Change the settings for managing settings and data. On the Settings screen, tap Bac..

Language and input - Page 110

Settings 110 Language and input Select device languages and change settings, such as keyboards and voice input types. Some options may not be available depending on the selected language. On the Settings screen, tap Language and input . • Language : Select a display language for all menus and apps. • Default keyboard : Select a default keyboard type for text input. • Samsung keyboard : Change the Samsung keyboard settings. • Google voice typing : Change the voice input settings. • Text-to-speech : Change the text-to-speech settings. • Pointer speed : Adjust the pointer speed for..

Settings - Page 111

Settings 111 Storage View memory information for your device. On the Settings screen, tap Storage . The actual available capacity of the internal memory is less than the specified capacity because the operating system and default apps occupy part of the memory. The available capacity may change when you update the device. Date and time Access and alter the following settings to control how the device displays the time and date. On the Settings screen, tap Date and time . If the battery remains fully discharged or removed from the device, the time and date is reset. • Automatic date and ti..

Troubleshooting - Page 112

112 Appendix Troubleshooting Before contacting a Samsung Service Center, please attempt the following solutions. Some situations may not apply to your device. When you turn on your device or while you are using the device, it prompts you to enter one of the following codes: • Password: When the device lock feature is enabled, you must enter the password you set for the device. • PIN: When using the device for the first time or when the PIN requirement is enabled, you must enter the PIN supplied with the SIM or USIM card. You can disable this feature by using the Lock SIM card menu. • ..

The touchscreen responds slowly or improperly - Page 113

Appendix 113 The touchscreen responds slowly or improperly • If you attach a screen protector or optional accessories to the touchscreen, the touchscreen may not function properly. • If you are wearing gloves, if your hands are not clean while touching the touchscreen, or if you tap the screen with sharp objects or your fingertips, the touchscreen may malfunction. • The touchscreen may malfunction in humid conditions or when exposed to water. • Restart your device to clear any temporary software bugs. • Ensure that your device software is updated to the latest version. • If the ..

Appendix - Page 114

Appendix 114 Calls are not connected • Ensure that you have accessed the right cellular network. • Ensure that you have not set call barring for the phone number you are dialing. • Ensure that you have not set call barring for the incoming phone number. Others cannot hear you speaking on a call • Ensure that you are not covering the built-in microphone. • Ensure that the microphone is close to your mouth. • If using a headset, ensure that it is properly connected. Sound echoes during a call Adjust the volume by pressing the Volume key or move to another area. A cellular network ..

Appendix - Page 115

Appendix 115 The battery does not charge properly (For Samsung-approved chargers) • Ensure that the charger is connected properly. • Visit a Samsung Service Center and have the battery replaced. The battery depletes faster than when first purchased • When you expose the device or the battery to very cold or very hot temperatures, the useful charge may be reduced. • Battery consumption increases when you use messaging features or some apps, such as games or the Internet. • The battery is consumable and the useful charge will get shorter over time. Your device is hot to the touch Wh..

Photo quality is poorer than the preview - Page 116

Appendix 116 Photo quality is poorer than the preview • The quality of your photos may vary, depending on the surroundings and the photography techniques you use. • If you take photos in dark areas, at night, or indoors, image noise may occur or images may be out of focus. Error messages appear when opening multimedia files If you receive error messages or multimedia files do not play when you open them on your device, try the following: • Free some memory by transferring files to a computer or deleting files from your device. • Ensure that the music file is not Digital Rights Manag..

Appendix - Page 117

Appendix 117 A connection is not established when you connect the device to a computer • Ensure that the USB cable you are using is compatible with your device. • Ensure that you have the proper driver installed and updated on your computer. • If you are a Windows XP user, ensure that you have Windows XP Service Pack 3 or higher installed on your computer. Your device cannot find your current location GPS signals may be obstructed in some locations, such as indoors. Set the device to use Wi-Fi or a mobile network to find your current location in these situations. Data stored in the de..

Copyright - Page 118

Copyright Copyright © 2016 Samsung Electronics This manual is protected under international copyright laws. No part of this manual may be reproduced, distributed, translated, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or storing in any information storage and retrieval system, without the prior written permission of Samsung Electronics. Trademarks • SAMSUNG and the SAMSUNG logo are registered trademarks of Samsung Electronics. • Bluetooth ® is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG, Inc. worldwide. • Wi-Fi ® , Wi-Fi Pro..

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