Samsung galaxy s7 user manual

Brand: Samsung
Product: Galaxy s7
Category: Electronic, cellphones
Language: English

S M A R T P H O N EUser ManualPlease read this manual before operating your device and keep it for future reference.
iLegal NoticesWARNING! This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive harm. For more information, please call 1-800-SAMSUNG (726-7864).Note: Water-resistant and dustproof based on IP68 rating, which tests submersion up to 5 feet for up to 30 minutes.Intellectual PropertyAll Intellectual Property, as defined below, owned by or which is otherwise the property of Samsung or its respective suppliers relating to the SAMSUNG Phone, including but not limited to, accessories, parts, or software relating there to (the “Phone System”), is proprietary to Samsung and protected under federal laws, state laws, and international treaty provisions. Intellectual Property includes, but is not limited to, inventions (patentable or unpatentable), patents, trade secrets, copyrights, software, computer programs, and related documentation and other works of authorship. You may not infringe or otherwise violate the rights secured by the Intellectual Property. Moreover, you agree that you will not (and will not attempt to) modify, prepare derivative works of, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, or otherwise attempt to create source code from the software. No title to or ownership in the Intellectual Property is transferred to you. All applicable rights of the Intellectual Property shall remain with SAMSUNG and its suppliers.Open Source SoftwareSome software components of this product incorporate source code covered under GNU General Public License (GPL), GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL), OpenSSL License, BSD License and other open source licenses. To obtain the source code covered under the open source licenses, please visit: opensource.samsung.comDisclaimer of Warranties; Exclusion of LiabilityEXCEPT AS SET FORTH IN THE EXPRESS WARRANTY CONTAINED ON THE WARRANTY PAGE ENCLOSED WITH THE PRODUCT, THE PURCHASER TAKES THE PRODUCT “AS IS”, AND SAMSUNG MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER WITH RESPECT TO THE PRODUCT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE MERCHANTABILITY OF THE PRODUCT OR ITS FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE; THE DESIGN, CONDITION OR QUALITY OF THE PRODUCT; THE PERFORMANCE OF THE PRODUCT; THE WORKMANSHIP OF THE PRODUCT OR THE COMPONENTS CONTAINED THEREIN; OR COMPLIANCE OF THE PRODUCT WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF ANY LAW, RULE, SPECIFICATION OR CONTRACT PERTAINING THERETO. NOTHING CONTAINED IN THE INSTRUCTION MANUAL SHALL BE CONSTRUED TO CREATE AN EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER WITH RESPECT TO THE PRODUCT. IN ADDITION, SAMSUNG SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM THE PURCHASE OR USE OF THE PRODUCT OR ARISING FROM THE BREACH OF THE EXPRESS WARRANTY, INCLUDING INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR LOSS OF ANTICIPATED PROFITS OR BENEFITS.ATT_G930A_EN_UM_TN_PB5_030316_FINALLegal Notices
iiLegal NoticesModification of SoftwareSAMSUNG IS NOT LIABLE FOR PERFORMANCE ISSUES OR INCOMPATIBILITIES CAUSED BY YOUR EDITING OF REGISTRY SETTINGS, OR YOUR MODIFICATION OF OPERATING SYSTEM SOFTWARE. USING CUSTOM OPERATING SYSTEM SOFTWARE MAY CAUSE YOUR DEVICE AND APPLICATIONS TO WORK IMPROPERLY. YOUR CARRIER MAY NOT PERMIT USERS TO DOWNLOAD CERTAIN SOFTWARE, SUCH AS CUSTOM OS.IF YOUR CARRIER PROHIBITS THIS, IF YOU ATTEMPT TO DOWNLOAD SOFTWARE ONTO THE DEVICE WITHOUT AUTHORIZATION, YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED ON THE SCREEN THAT UNAUTHORIZED SOFTWARE HAS BEEN DETECTED. YOU SHOULD THEN POWER DOWN THE DEVICE AND CONTACT YOUR CARRIER TO RESTORE THE DEVICE TO THE CARRIER AUTHORIZED SETTINGS.Diagnostic SoftwareThis device is equipped with diagnostic software reporting usage and performance information used solely to deliver improved network quality and overall device experience to AT&T customers. Please refer to your AT&T Wireless Customer Agreement and/or the AT&T Privacy Policy (att.com/privacy) for more information.Notice from AT&TThis device is intended for use exclusively on AT&T’s system. You agree that you won’t make any modifications to the Equipment or programming to enable the Equipment to operate on any other system. A voice plan is required on all voice-capable devices, unless specifically noted otherwise in the terms governing your agreement. Some devices or plans may require you to subscribe to a data plan.Your device is designed to make it easy for you to access a wide variety of content. For your protection, AT&T wants you to be aware that some applications that you enable may involve the location of your device being shared. For applications available through AT&T, AT&T offers privacy controls that let you decide how an application may use the location of your device and other devices on your account. However, AT&T’s privacy tools do not apply to applications available outside of AT&T. Please review the terms and conditions and the associated privacy policy for each location-based service to learn how location information will be used and protected.Your device may be used to access the Internet and to download, and/or purchase goods, applications, and services from AT&T or elsewhere from third parties. AT&T provides tools for you to control access to the Internet and certain Internet content. These controls may not be available for certain devices which bypass AT&T controls.AT&T may collect certain types of information from your device when you use AT&T services to provide customer support and to improve its services. For more information on AT&T’s Privacy Policy, visit att.com/privacy [013016]Samsung KNOXSamsung KNOX is Samsung’s security platform and is a mark for a Samsung device tested for security with enterprise use in mind. Additional licensing fee may be required. For more information about KNOX, please refer to: samsung.com/us/knox [030115]
iiiLegal NoticesSamsung Electronics America (SEA), Inc.Address:85 Challenger Road Ridgefield Park, New Jersey 07660Phone:1-800-SAMSUNG (726-7864)Internet Address:samsung.com©2016 Samsung Electronics America, Inc. Samsung, Samsung Galaxy, Multi Window, S Health, S Voice, Samsung Milk Music, and Smart Switch are all trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Note: Screen images are simulated. Appearance of device may vary.Do you have questions about your Samsung Mobile Device?For 24 hour information and assistance, we offer a new FAQ/ARS System (Automated Response System) at: samsung.com/us/supportThe actual available capacity of the internal memory is less than the specified capacity because the operating system and default applications occupy part of the memory. The available capacity may change when you upgrade the device.Nuance®, VSuite, T9® Text Input, and the Nuance logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Nuance Communications, Inc., or its affiliates in the United States and/or other countries.The Bluetooth® word mark, figure mark (stylized “B Design”), and combination mark (Bluetooth word mark and “B Design”) are registered trademarks and are wholly owned by the Bluetooth SIG.microSD and the microSD logo are Trademarks of the SD Card Association.Google, the Google logo, Android, the Android logo, Google Play, Gmail, Google Mail, Google Maps, Google Music, Google Now, Chrome, Google Hangouts, Picasa, YouTube, and other marks are trademarks of Google Inc.Wi-Fi is a registered trademark of the Wireless Fidelity Alliance, Inc.LTE is a trademark of ETSI.Amazon, Kindle and all related logos are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.DIRECTV, the Cyclone Design logo and TOTAL CHOICE are registered trademarks of DIRECTV, Inc. All other trademarks and service marks are the property of their respective owners.PlentiSM is a rewards program. All trademarks are property of their respective owners.Legal InformationImportant legal information can be accessed in writing on the mobile device or at samsung.comREAD THIS INFORMATION BEFORE USING YOUR MOBILE DEVICE.Samsung Limited Warranty - This product is covered under the applicable Samsung Limited Warranty INCLUDING ITS DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROCEDURE and your right to opt out of arbitration within 30 calendar days of the first consumer purchase. You may opt out by either sending an email to optout@sea.samsung.com with the subject line “Arbitration Opt-Out” or by calling 1-800-SAMSUNG (726-7864). For more detailed procedures, please refer to the “Dispute Resolution Procedures and Arbitration and Opt-Out” section of the Limited Warranty.
ivLegal NoticesFull written terms and detailed information about the warranty and obtaining service are available on the device at: Settings > System > About device > Legal information > Samsung legal or you may access the online version of the Health/Safety and Warranty guide for your device at:English samsung.com/us/Legal/Phone-HSGuideSpanish samsung.com/us/Legal/Phone-HSGuide-SPThe online version of the End User License Agreement (EULA) for your device can be found online at: samsung.com/us/Legal/SamsungLegal-EULA4
v Table of ContentsGetting Started ................................................1Front View ...........................................................2Back View ...........................................................3Assemble Your Device .....................................4Set Up Your Device ..........................................7Set Up Accounts on Your Device ...................9Know Your Device ...................................... 10Home Screen .................................................. 11Status Bar ........................................................ 14Navigation ........................................................ 15Notification Panel ........................................... 17Multi Window ................................................... 19Enter Text ......................................................... 21Emergency Mode ........................................... 23Calling ............................................................... 24Phone Screen ................................................. 25Make and Answer Calls ................................ 27Speed Dial ....................................................... 31Emergency Calls ............................................ 32Set Up and Access Voicemail ..................... 33Applications ................................................... 34Apps List .......................................................... 35Google Apps ................................................... 37AT&T Apps ...................................................... 39Additional Apps .............................................. 41Calculator ........................................................ 42Calendar .......................................................... 43Camera and Video ......................................... 45Clock ................................................................ 49Contacts ........................................................... 51Email ................................................................. 55Galaxy Apps ................................................... 57Gallery .............................................................. 58Internet ............................................................. 60Memo ............................................................... 62Messages ........................................................ 63My Files ............................................................ 65S Health ........................................................... 66S Voice ............................................................. 67Samsung Pay .................................................. 68Settings ............................................................ 70How to Use Settings ...................................... 71Wi-Fi .................................................................. 72Bluetooth .......................................................... 74Airplane Mode ................................................ 76Mobile Hotspot and Tethering...................... 77Data Usage ..................................................... 79Mobile Networks ............................................ 80NFC and Payment .......................................... 81More Connection Settings ............................ 82Sounds and Vibration .................................... 84Notifications..................................................... 87Display ............................................................. 88Advanced Features ........................................ 91Applications Settings ..................................... 92Wallpaper......................................................... 94Themes ............................................................ 95Home Screen Settings .................................. 96Lock Screen and Security ............................ 97Privacy and Safety .......................................101Easy Mode ....................................................103Table of Contents
Learn about your mobile device hardware, assembly procedures, and how to get started using your new device.Getting Started
2Front ViewGetting StartedFront ViewEarpiece: Listen to a call.Front camera: Take self-portraits and record videos of yourself.Power key: Press and hold to turn the device on or off, restart it, or for quick access to Emergency mode. Press to lock or wake up the screen.Back: Return to the previous screen or close a dialog box, menu, or keyboard.Home key/Finger scanner: Return to the Home screen. Activate the Fingerprint security feature.Recent: Tap to display recent apps, or touch and hold for Multi window.Volume keys: Adjust the volume of your device’s sounds and audio playback.Status light: Display a light when the battery is low, charging, or fully charged, when a notification arrives, or when recording voice.Proximity sensors: Detect the presence of objects near the device.Front cameraStatus lightProximity sensorsHome key/Finger scannerPower keyVolume keysEarpieceBackRecent
3Back ViewGetting StartedHeadset jackUSB charger/Accessory portSpeakerMicrophoneSIM card/Memory card tray: Install the SIM card and an optional memory card (not included) for storage of files. For more information, see Install the SIM Card and a Memory Card.Flash: Illuminate subjects in low-light environments when taking a photo or recording video.Heart rate sensor: Measure your heart rate using your fingertip when using the S Health app.Headset jack: Connect an optional headset.USB charger/Accessory port: Connect the USB charger (included) and other optional accessories (not included).Microphone: Record audio and detect voice commands.Speaker: Play music and other sounds.Rear camera: Take pictures and record videos.Back ViewSIM card/Memory card trayHeart rate sensorRear cameraFlashMicrophone
4Assemble Your DeviceGetting StartedThis section helps you to assemble your device.Install the SIM Card and a Memory CardWhen you subscribe to a cellular network, you are provided with a plug-in SIM card. During activation, your SIM card is loaded with your subscription details, such as your Personal Identification Number (PIN), available optional services, and other features.Warning: Please be careful when handling the SIM card to avoid damaging it. Keep all SIM cards out of reach of small children.You can also install an optional microSD or microSDHC memory card (not included) to add additional memory space to your device.Note: To improve performance and reliability with high-definition video recording and playback, it is recommended you use a memory card (SD card) that is both rated as at least a Class 10 and provides a high read speed.Caution: Exercise care when using the removal tool to eject the internal SIM card/Memory card tray.1. Insert the removal tool into the hole on the SIM card/Memory card tray, and then push until the tray pops out.2. Place the SIM card on the tray.Make sure that the card’s gold contacts face down into the device and that the card is positioned as shown.3. Place the memory card on the tray with the gold contacts facing down.4. Slide the SIM card/Memory card tray back into the slot.Important: To prevent water and dust from entering the device, remove any dust on the O-Ring and ensure that the SIM card tray is closed tightly.Caution: If the SIM card is not inserted correctly, the device cannot detect it. Reorient the card and place it back into the slot if the SIM card is not detected.Assemble Your Device
5Assemble Your DeviceGetting StartedMaintaining Water and Dust ResistanceNote: Water-resistant and dustproof based on IP68 rating, which tests submersion up to 5 feet for up to 30 minutes.This device is rated IP68 using the Ingress Protection rating system. Your device has been tested in a controlled environment and shown to be water and dust resistant in certain circumstances (meets requirements of classification IP68 as described by the international standard IEC 60529 - Degrees of Protection provided by Enclosures [IP Code]; test conditions: 15-35°C, 86-106 kPa, 5 feet, for 30 minutes). Despite this classification, your device is not impervious to water damage in any situation. It is important that all compartments are closed tightly.Follow these tips carefully to prevent damage to the device.Whenever your device gets wet, dry it thoroughly with a clean, soft cloth.Do not expose the device to salt water or ionized water, or to water over 5 feet deep for more than 30 minutes. If your device is exposed to fresh water, dry it thoroughly with a clean, soft cloth. If the device is exposed to any liquid other than fresh water, rinse the device with fresh water immediately and dry it thoroughly with a clean, soft cloth. Failure to rinse the device in fresh water and dry it as instructed may cause the device to suffer from operability or cosmetic issues.Do not expose the device to water at high pressure, such as ocean waves or a waterfall. If the device is dropped or receives an impact, the water and dust resistant features of the device may be damaged.The touchscreen and other features may not work properly if the device is used in water or in other liquids.Charge the BatteryYour device is powered by a rechargeable, standard Li-Ion battery. A USB charger (charging head and USB cable) is included with the device for charging the battery from any standard outlet.The battery comes partially charged. A fully discharged battery requires up to four hours of charge time. You can use the device while charging.Note: It is recommended you fully charge the battery before using your device for the first time.Note: For fastest charging times, use the Adaptive Fast Charging charger that came with your device. This charger provides faster charging only when connected to devices that support Adaptive Fast Charging.Caution: Use only charging devices and batteries approved by Samsung. Samsung accessories are designed to maximize battery life. Using other accessories may invalidate your warranty and may cause damage.1. Insert the USB cable into the USB charger/Accessory port.2. Connect the USB cable to the charging head, and then plug the charging head into a standard outlet.3. Unplug the charging head from the outlet and remove the USB cable from the device when charging is complete.Note: This device is also compatible with wireless charging devices approved by Samsung, which are sold separately.
6Assemble Your DeviceGetting StartedWhen to Charge the BatteryWhen the battery is low and only a few minutes of operation remain, the device sounds a warning tone at regular intervals.In this condition, your device conserves its remaining battery power by dimming the screen. When the battery level becomes too low, the device automatically turns off.For a quick check of your battery level: ► View the battery charge indicator located in the top right corner of your device’s display. A solid color ( ) indicates a full charge.You can also choose to display a percentage value. Viewing a percentage value can provide a better idea of the remaining charge on the battery. For more information, see Battery.
7Set Up Your DeviceGetting StartedTurn Your Device On or OffThe instructions below explain how to turn your device on or off.Turn the Device On ► Press and hold the Power key until the device turns on.Turn the Device Off1. Press and hold the Power key until the Device options menu is displayed.2. Tap Power off, and confirm if prompted.Reset the DeviceIf your device stops responding to taps or finger gestures and you are unable to turn it off, you can reset your device. ► Press and hold the Power key and the Volume down key at the same time for more than seven seconds.Initial Set UpThe first time you turn your device on, a Welcome screen is displayed. It guides you through the basics of setting up your device.Follow the prompts to choose a default language, connect to a Wi-Fi® network, set up accounts, choose location services, learn about your device’s features, and more.Note: Voice Assistant provides voice prompts and descriptions of items on the screen to improve accessibility. During setup, you can enable or disable Voice Assistant by pressing the Home key quickly three times.Smart SwitchUse Smart Switch to transfer contacts, photos, and other content from your old device. You can copy content quickly and easily without installing the app on your old device. Just connect both devices using the included USB cable and On-the-Go (OTG) connector.Note: Transferring content via a USB cable may increase battery consumption. Make sure your battery is fully charged.Note: The USB option must be set a Media device (MTP) on the other device.1. Select Smart Switch during setup.– or –From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Backup and reset > Open Smart Switch.2. Follow the instructions and select the content to transfer.Visit samsung.com/smartswitch for more information and to learn how to use the USB connector to transfer content faster.Set Up Your Device
8Set Up Your DeviceGetting StartedSecure Your DeviceUse your device’s screen lock features to secure your device.Lock the DeviceBy default, the device locks automatically when the screen times out.To lock the device: ► Press the Power key.Unlock the DeviceThe default Screen lock on your device is Swipe.Note: To choose a more secure screen lock, see Set a Screen Lock.To unlock the device: ► Press the Power key or Home key, and then drag your finger across the screen.
9Set Up Accounts on Your DeviceGetting StartedSamsung AccountCreate a Samsung account for access to Samsung content and apps on your device. When you turn on your device for the first time, set up your existing Samsung account or create a new Samsung account.– or –To create a new Samsung account or set up your Samsung account on your device at any time, use Accounts settings. For more information, see Accounts. ► From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Personal > Accounts >  Add account > Samsung account.Google AccountYour new device uses your Google Account to fully utilize its Android features, including Gmail, Google Hangouts, and the Google Play store.When you turn on your device for the first time, set up your existing Google Account or create a new Google Account.– or –To create a new Google Account or set up your Google Account on your device at any time, use Accounts settings. For more information, see Accounts. ► From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Personal > Accounts >  Add account > Google.Factory Reset ProtectionWhen you sign in to a Google Account on your device, Factory Reset Protection is turned on. Factory Reset Protection (FRP) prevents other people from using your device if it is reset to factory settings without your permission. For example, if your device is lost or stolen and a factory data reset is performed, only someone with your Google Account username and password can use the device.You will not be able to access the device after a factory data reset if you do not have your Google Account username and password. For more information, see Factory Data Reset.Caution: You should remove your Google Account before shipping your device to Samsung or any other service provider for service and before resetting the device to factory settings.Enable Factory Reset ProtectionAdding a Google Account to your device automatically turns on the Factory Reset Protection (FRP) security feature. For more information, see google.com.Disable Factory Reset ProtectionTo disable FRP, remove all Google Accounts from the device. 1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Personal.2. Tap Accounts > Google.If you have more than one Google Account set up on your device, tap the account you want to remove.3. Tap More > Remove account.Set Up Accounts on Your Device
Learn some of the key features of your mobile device, including the screens and icons, as well as how to navigate the device and enter text using the keyboard.Warning: Please note that a touch screen responds best to a light touch from the pad of your finger or a capacitive stylus. Using excessive force or a metallic object when pressing on the touch screen may damage the tempered glass surface and void the warranty.Know Your Device
11Home ScreenKnow Your DeviceHome ScreenStatus icons: Displays information about the device, such as the network signal strength, battery level, and the time.Status bar: Displays device status icons (right) and notification icons (left).App folder: Groups multiple apps into a folder.Apps list: Allows quick access to all of your applications.Primary app shortcuts: Displays these shortcuts on all Home screens.Home screen indicator: Indicates which Home screen is currently visible.App shortcuts: Launches your favorite applications.Widget: Runs as a simple application extension (not a shortcut) on a Home screen.Notification icons: Displays new messages and emails, available software updates, and more.The Home screen is the starting point for using your device.Status iconsNotification iconsHome screen indicatorStatus barWidgetApps listPrimary app shortcutsApp folderApp shortcuts
12Home ScreenKnow Your DeviceCustomize your Home screens by adding application shortcuts, widgets, folders, and custom wallpapers.To access Home screen manager: ► From a Home screen, pinch the screen.– or –Touch and hold an empty space on the screen.Manage Home ScreensYour device comes with multiple Home screens to hold app shortcuts and widgets. You can add, remove, change the order of screens, as well as choose a different main Home screen.1. From a Home screen, pinch the screen.2. Use these options to manage screens:Add a screen: Swipe to the end of the screens, and then tap Add.Remove a screen: Touch and hold a screen, and then drag it to Remove.Set a screen as the main Home screen: Tap Main Home screen at the top of a screen. This screen is displayed when you press the Home key.Change the order of screens: Touch and hold a screen, and then drag it to a new position.Flipboard Briefing: Swipe to the left of the screens to find the Flipboard Briefing screen. To enable or disable this feature, tap On/Off at the top of the screen.WallpapersChange the look of the Home and Lock screens with wallpaper. You can display a favorite picture or choose from preloaded wallpapers.1. From a Home screen, pinch the screen.2. Tap Wallpapers to customize. For more information, see Wallpaper.To access Wallpaper settings: ► From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Personal > Wallpaper.WidgetsWidgets are simple application extensions which run on a Home screen. There are many kinds of widgets, including links to a specific contact, Internet bookmarks, Gmail and email accounts, and many others.Add a Widget to a Home ScreenYou can add a widget to a Home screen.1. From a Home screen, pinch the screen.2. Tap Widgets.3. Touch and hold a widget, drag it to a Home screen, and release it.Remove a WidgetYou can remove a widget that you added to a Home screen.1. From a Home screen, touch and hold a widget to release it.2. Drag the widget to Remove and release it.Note: Removing a widget does not delete the widget, it just removes the widget from the Home screen.
13Home ScreenKnow Your DeviceThemesSet visual themes for all system screens and icons on your device.1. From a Home screen, pinch the screen.2. Tap Themes to customize.For more information, see Themes.To access Theme settings: ► From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Personal > Themes.Screen GridChange the number of icons that can be placed on each Home screen by changing the Screen grid dimensions.1. From a Home screen, pinch the screen.2. Tap Screen grid.3. Tap a dimension option (4 x 4, 4 x 5, or 5 x 5) to preview its appearance. The numbers indicate how many icons can be placed horizontally by how many icons can be placed vertically.4. Tap Apply to apply the selected dimensions.App ShortcutsYou can use app shortcuts to launch an app from any Home screen. Add a Shortcut to a Home ScreenYou can add a shortcut to a Home screen.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps.2. Touch and hold an app shortcut, drag it to a Home screen, and then release it.Remove a ShortcutYou can remove a shortcut that you added to a Home screen.1. Touch and hold an app shortcut to release it.2. Drag the app shortcut to Remove and release it.Note: Removing a shortcut does not delete the app, it just removes the shortcut from the Home screen.FoldersPlace folders on a Home screen to organize items.Create a FolderYou can create an app folder on a Home screen.1. From a Home screen, touch and hold an app shortcut and drag it on top of another app shortcut until a highlighted box appears.2. Release the app shortcut to create the folder.Enter folder name: Enter a name for the folder. Palette: Change the color. Add application: Place more apps in the folder. Tap apps to select them, and then tap Add.3. Tap anywhere outside of the folder to close it.To add more apps, touch and hold an app shortcut and drag it to the folder.Remove a Folder from a Home ScreenYou can remove a folder that you added to a Home screen.1. Touch and hold the folder until it detaches.2. Drag the folder to Remove and release it.
14Status BarKnow Your DeviceThe Status bar at the top of the Home screen provides device information (such as network status, battery charge, and time) on the right side and notification alerts on the left. Status IconsBattery full: Battery is fully charged.Battery low: Battery is low. Battery charging: Battery is charging.Vibrate mode: Vibrate mode is enabled.Mute mode: Mute mode is enabled.4G LTE active: The device is connected to a 4G LTE wireless network.Signal strength: Cellular network signal strength.Network not available: No wireless network is available.Wi-Fi active: Wi-Fi is active.Wi-Fi available: A Wi-Fi network is available.NFC enabled: NFC (Near Field Communication) is enabled.Notification IconsMissed call: A call has been missed.Call in progress: A call is in progress.Call on hold: A call is on hold.New email: New email has arrived.New Gmail: New Gmail has arrived.New voicemail: New voicemail message has been received.New message: New text or multimedia message has arrived.File download in progress: Download of a file or app is in progress.File upload in progress: File is being uploaded or sent.GPS active: Location service (GPS) is active and acquiring a signal.App updates available: App updates are available from the Google Play store.App updates complete: App installation or updates are complete.Status Bar
15NavigationKnow Your DeviceLearn the basics for how to navigate through your device.Touchscreen NavigationUse the following motions and gestures on your touchscreen to navigate the device.TapLightly tap items to select or launch them.Tap the keyboard to enter characters or text.Tap an item to select it.Tap an app shortcut to launch the application.Touch and HoldTouch and hold items on the screen to activate them.Touch and hold a widget on a Home screen to move it.Touch and hold a field to display a pop-up menu of options.SwipeLightly drag your finger vertically or horizontally across the screen.Swipe the screen to unlock the device.Swipe the screen to scroll through the Home screens or menu options.DragTouch and hold an item, and then move it to a new location.Drag an app shortcut to add it to a Home screen.Drag a widget to place it in a new location on a Home screen.Pinch and SpreadPinch the screen using your thumb and forefinger or spread by moving your fingers apart.Pinch the screen to zoom out while viewing a picture or a web page.Spread your fingers on the screen to zoom in while viewing a picture or a web page.Navigation
16NavigationKnow Your DeviceCommon OptionsThe device uses basic command options to perform common actions.More: Tap to view more menu options for a screen. This often allows you to select items to delete or share.Delete: Tap to select items to delete.Share: Tap to select items to share, and a sharing method.Edit: Tap to customize the screen.On/Off button: Tap to turn the option on () or off (). Checkbox: Tap to enable or select. When enabled, a checkmark is displayed. You can often tap a checkbox at the top of the screen to select all. Menu: Tap to view available options for the field.
17Notification PanelKnow Your DeviceSettings: Display the Settings screen.View all: See all available Quick settings.Clear notifications: Clear all notifications.Notification settings: Enable or disable notifications from each app. For more information, see Notifications.Notification card: View details about a notification.Quick connect: Search for nearby devices to connect with quickly and easily.Screen brightness: Adjust screen brightness.Quick settings: Quickly enable or disable a feature.Notification PanelNotification icons on the Status bar display calendar events, device status, and more. For details, open the Notification panel.Quick settingsScreen brightnessView allSettingsClear notifications Notification cardQuick connectNotification settings
18Notification PanelKnow Your DeviceView the Notification PanelYou can access the Notification panel from any Home screen.1. Drag the Status bar down to display the Notification panel.2. Swipe down the list to see notification details.To open an item, tap it.To clear a single notification, drag the notification left or right. To clear all notifications, tap Clear.3. Drag upward from the bottom of the screen or tap  Back to close the Notification panel.Quick SettingsIn addition to notifications, the Notification panel also provides quick access to device functions such as Wi-Fi, allowing you to quickly turn them on or off.To view additional Quick settings:1. Drag the Status bar down to display the Notification panel.2. Swipe left or right across the visible icons.To customize the Quick settings that display:1. Drag the Status bar down to display the Notification panel.2. Tap View all, and then tap Edit.Quick settings: Drag the icons to change their positions. The first ten icons appear on the Notification panel.Quick connect: Tap On/Off to show or hide this feature on the Notification panel.Quick ConnectSearch for nearby devices automatically to connect to them quickly and easily.1. Drag the Status bar down to display the Notification panel.2. Tap Quick connect. Your device automatically scans for compatible devices.Scan for nearby devices: Scan for compatible devices.Refresh: Update the list of discovered devices.More: -Settings: Configure device visibility and view information about Quick connect. -About Quick connect: View Quick connect information. -Help: Read help topics for Quick connect.3. Tap a device from the list and select an option:Share content: Choose a file to share with the device.Share Wi-Fi profile: Share available Wi-Fi profiles with the device.To disconnect from a device:1. Drag the Status bar down to display the Notification panel.2. Tap Quick connect.3. Tap Disconnect next to a paired device.
19Multi WindowKnow Your DeviceMulti WindowActivate Multi WindowApps that support Multi window display together on a split screen. You can switch between the apps, adjust the size of their display on the screen, and copy information from one app to the other.Note: Multi window is not available for all apps.1. From any screen, touch and hold  Recent.2. Tap two apps that support Multi window to open them in split screen view.- or -If you are currently using an app that supports Multi window, tap another app to add it in split screen view.Multitask by using multiple applications at the same time.Window controls
20Multi WindowKnow Your DeviceYou can also launch recently used apps directly into Multi window view:1. Tap  Recent. Recently used apps that support Multi window have a Multi window icon in their title bar. 2. Tap Multi window in the title bar to launch an application in split screen view.Other recently used apps that support Multi window display below the launched app. 3. Tap an app icon to add it to the split screen view.Note: Only applications that support Multi window have the Multi window icon.Window ControlsSelect an app window, and then tap  Window controls in the middle of the window border.ControlsSwitch windows: Switch locations between Multi window apps.Drag and drop content: Move items between the app windows. Drag an item to share from one window to another. Not all applications support this feature.Minimize window: Minimize the selected app window. This turns the app into a circular, movable icon that can be opened by tapping on it.Maximize window: Open the selected app window in full screen view.Close app: Close the selected app.
21Enter TextKnow Your DeviceText can be entered using a keyboard or by speaking.Use the Samsung KeyboardEnter text using a QWERTY keyboard.OptionsPredictive textSpecial KeysSymbol: Tap to insert symbols.Touch and hold Options for the following:Voice input: Enter text using Google voice typing.Clipboard: Access the clipboard.Emoticon: Insert an emoticon at the cursor position.Keyboard settings: Access keyboard settings.Note: Available options depend on the app in use. Not all options are available for all apps.Predictive TextPredictive text suggests words that match your text entries, and can automatically complete common words. Predictive text can learn your personal writing style from your contacts, messages, email, and social networking sites — improving the accuracy of predicting text entries.Configure the Samsung KeyboardTo customize the Samsung keyboard:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > System.2. Tap Language and input > Samsung keyboard for options.Enter Text
22Enter TextKnow Your DeviceUse Google Voice TypingInstead of typing, enter text by speaking.SettingsDelete textTo enable Google voice typing:1. Tap Voice input on the Samsung keyboard.You may need to touch and hold Options (left of the Space bar) to find it.2. Speak your text.Note: Tap Settings > Languages to download additional languages for use with Google voice typing.Configure Google Voice TypingTo customize Google voice typing:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > System.2. Tap Language and input > Google voice typing for options.
23Emergency ModeKnow Your DeviceEmergency ModeEmergency mode conserves your device’s remaining power when you are in an emergency situation.Emergency mode saves battery power by:Changing the color of the screen to grayscale.Restricting application usage to only essential applications and those you select.Turning off Mobile data when the screen is off.Turning off connectivity features such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth®.Note: When Emergency mode is turned off, the Location settings may stay the same as they were in Emergency mode.Activate Emergency ModeTo activate Emergency mode:1. Press and hold the Power key to display the Device options window.2. Tap Emergency mode > Turn on.When accessing for the first time, read the Terms and conditions. If you accept them, tap the Checkbox, and then tap Agree. Confirm when prompted.Turn Off Emergency Mode ► From the Emergency mode Home screen, tap More > Turn off Emergency mode.Use Emergency ModeWhile in Emergency mode, your device conserves power. The following apps and features are available on the Home screen:Flashlight: Use the device’s flash as a steady source of light.Emergency alarm: Sound an audible siren.Share my location: Send your location information to your emergency contacts.Phone: Launch the call screen.Internet: Launch the Web browser. Add: Add other available apps. -Facebook: Launch Facebook. -Maps: Launch Google Maps.Battery percentage: Display estimated battery charge remaining.Estimated usage time remaining: Display estimated standby time that can be reached based on current battery charge and usage.Emergency call: Dial the emergency telephone number (for example, 911). This kind of call can be made even without activated cellular service.More: -Turn off Emergency mode: Disable Emergency mode and return to standard mode. -Remove: Choose apps to remove from the screen. -Manage emergency contacts: Add emergency contacts if none have been set in Safety Assistance. -Settings: Configure the available settings. Only a limited number of settings are enabled in Emergency mode.
Make telephone calls using a variety of calling features and services.Calling
25Phone ScreenCallingPhone ScreenMore options: Access Speed dial and Call settings.Hide the keypad: Hide the keypad and display recent calls.Video call: Make video calls.Call: Make a call.Voicemail: Set up and check your voicemail. For more information, see Set Up and Access Voicemail.Keypad: Dial the number that you want to call.Tabs: Display a log of all dialed, received, and missed calls. Display contacts marked as favorites. Display your contacts and select a contact to call.Use the Phone screen to access the dialer keypad, recent calls, favorites, and contacts.TabsKeypadVoicemailCallHide the keypadMore optionsVideo call
26Phone ScreenCallingAccess PhoneThere are a couple of ways to access Phone. ► From a Home screen, tap  Phone.– or –From a Home screen, tap Apps > Phone.Display Your Phone NumberYour phone number can be found in Settings. ► From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > System > About device > Status > SIM card status.Your phone number is displayed in the My phone number field.Call SettingsThere are also a couple of ways to access the Call settings menu. ► From a Home screen, tap Phone > More > Settings.– or –From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device > Applications > Phone.
27Make and Answer CallsCallingMake and Answer CallsLearn how to make or answer a call. Explore features and functionality associated with making or answering a call.Make a CallYou can make a call from a Home screen.1. From a Home screen, tap  Phone.2. Enter a number on the keypad and tap either  Dial or  Video call.Tap  Keypad if the keypad is not displayed.Note: Not all devices support video calling.Dial a Number from Your Contacts ListYou can quickly dial a phone number from your Contacts list.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.– or –From a Home screen, tap  Phone > Contacts.2. Swipe your finger across a contact to the right to call the contact.Dial a Recent NumberAll incoming, outgoing, and missed calls are recorded in the Call log. If the number or caller is listed in your contacts list, the associated name is also displayed.1. From a Home screen, tap Phone.2. Tap Log. A list of recent calls is displayed.3. Tap a contact, and then tap Call.Video CallsTo make Video calls:1. From a Home screen, tap  Phone.2. Enter a number and tap  Video call.Note: Not all devices support video calling. The caller has the option to accept the video call or answer the call as a regular voice call.To switch from a Phone call to a Video call after dialing: ► Tap Call type > Video call to request two-way video calling.– or –Tap Call type > Show me to only send video of yourself to your recipient.
28Make and Answer CallsCallingAnswer a CallWhen a call is received, the phone rings and the caller’s phone number or name is displayed, if it is stored in the Contacts list. ► At the incoming call screen:Drag Answer to the right to answer the call.Drag Video answer to the right to answer the call as a video call.Drag Reject to the left to reject the call and send it to your voicemail.Drag Reject call with message upward and select a message.If you are using an app, a pop-up screen is displayed for the incoming call. ► On the incoming call pop-up screen:Tap Answer to answer the call.Tap Reject to reject the call and send it to your voicemail.Tap Reject call with message and select a message.Tap Expand to exit the app and view the main incoming call screen.End a CallTo finish your call: ► Tap  End when you are ready to end your call.Multitask While on a CallIf you exit the call screen and return to a Home screen, your active call is indicated by  Call on the Status bar.This lets you continue with your current call and do something else, such as access the contacts list, view a recent email, or locate a picture.To return to the call screen: ► Drag the Status bar down to display the Notification panel, and then tap Call notification. To end a call from any application: ► Drag the Status bar down to display the Notification panel, and then tap End call. Options During a CallYour phone provides several options that you can use during a call.Adjust the Call Volume ► Press the Volume keys to increase or decrease the volume.– or –Tap Extra volume to quickly add more volume to the incoming audio.Listen with the Speaker or Bluetooth HeadsetListen to the call using the speaker or through a Bluetooth headset (not included). ► Tap Speaker to hear the caller using the speaker.– or –Tap Bluetooth to hear the caller using a Bluetooth headset.
29Make and Answer CallsCallingPlace a New Call While on a CallIf your service plan supports this feature, you can make another call while a call is in progress. 1. From the active call, tap Add call to dial the second call.2. Dial the new number and tap Dial. When the call is answered:Tap Swap to switch between the two calls.Tap Merge to hear both callers at once (multi-conferencing). Call WaitingIf your service plan supports this feature, you can answer an incoming call while you have a call in progress. You are notified of an incoming call by a call waiting tone. To answer a new call while you have a call in progress:1. Drag Answer in any direction to answer the new call. 2. Tap an option:Put [caller] on hold to place the previous caller on hold while you answer the new incoming call.Merge with [caller] to add the new caller to the current call.End call with [caller] to end the previous call and answer the new call.3. Tap the previous On hold number entry and select Swap to switch between the two calls. This places the new caller on hold and activates the previous call.Video Call OptionsTo change the call type during a video call: ► Tap Call type. The following options are available: Show me or Hide me: Turn your camera on or off. -The option depends on whether your camera is currently on or off. Voice call: Change the video call to a voice-only call. Cancel: Do not change the call type.Call LogThe numbers of the calls you have dialed, received, or missed are stored in the Call log.1. From a Home screen, tap Phone.2. Tap Log. A list of recent calls is displayed. If the caller is in your Contacts list, the caller’s name is displayed.Save a Recent Call to Your Contacts List Use recent call information to create a contact or update your Contacts list.1. From a Home screen, tap Phone > Log.2. Tap the call that contains the information that you want to save to your Contacts list. 3. Tap Create contact.– or –If you want to replace the number for an existing contact, tap Update existing.
30Make and Answer CallsCallingDelete a Call from the Call LogTo delete Call log entries:1. From a Home screen, tap Phone > Log.2. Touch and hold the call you want to delete from the Call log.3. Tap Delete.Block a NumberBy adding a caller to your Block list, future calls from this number are sent directly to your voicemail, and messages are not received.1. From a Home screen, tap Phone > Log. 2. Tap the caller you want to add to the Block list.3. Tap More > Block/unblock number:Call block: Tap On/Off to block calls from this number.Message block: Tap On/Off to block messages from this number.4. Tap OK to save your changes.You can also modify the Block list in Settings: ► From a Home screen, tap Phone > More > Settings > Call blocking > Block list.
31Speed DialCallingSpeed DialYou can assign a shortcut number to a contact for speed dialing their default number.Create a Speed DialYour can assign 100 speed dial numbers.1. From a Home screen, tap Phone.Tap  Keypad if the keypad is not displayed.2. Tap More > Speed dial. The Speed dial screen displays the numbers 1 through 100. Number 1 is reserved for Voicemail.3. Tap an unassigned number ( Add contact).4. Tap a contact to assign to the number.The selected contact is displayed in the Speed dial number box.Use Speed Dial to Make a CallYou can make a call using Speed dial.1. From a Home screen, tap Phone.Tap  Keypad if the keypad is not displayed.2. Touch and hold the Speed dial number.If the Speed dial number is more than one digit long, enter the first digits, and then hold the last digit.Remove a Speed Dial Number AssignmentYou can remove an assigned Speed dial number.1. From a Home screen, tap Phone.2. Tap More > Speed dial. 3. Find the contact to remove from Speed dial.4. Tap Remove.
32Emergency CallsCallingEmergency CallsYou can dial the emergency telephone number in your region regardless of the phone’s cellular service status.Make an Emergency CallYou can dial the emergency telephone number from your phone whether or not cellular service has been activated. If your phone is not activated, you can only make an emergency call.1. From a Home screen, tap Phone.2. Enter the emergency telephone number (911 in North America) and tap Dial.3. Complete your call. During this type of call, you have access to most in-call features.Call Emergency Services from a Locked ScreenThe emergency telephone number can be dialed even if the phone is locked, allowing anyone to use your phone to call for help in an emergency. When accessed from a locked screen, only the emergency calling feature is accessible to the caller. The rest of the phone remains secured.Swipe Lock ScreenIf the Lock screen is set to Swipe, you can access the call screen in a couple of ways.1. Drag Phone upward to open the call screen.- or -Swipe across the screen to unlock it, and then tap Phone.2. Enter the emergency telephone number (911 in North America) and tap Dial.3. Complete your call. During this type of call, you have access to most in-call features.Secure Lock ScreensYou can make calls even if your phone has a secure lock screen.Note: The first step differs depending on the device and Lock screen settings.1. Drag Phone upward to open the call screen.2. Tap Emergency call to display the Emergency dialer.3. Enter the emergency telephone number (911 in North America) and tap Dial.4. Complete your call. During this type of call, you have access to most in-call features.
33Set Up and Access VoicemailCallingSet Up and Access VoicemailSet up and configure your voicemail.Set Up Your VoicemailYou can access your voicemail from a Home screen.1. From the Home screen, tap  Phone > Voicemail.2. Follow the tutorial to create a password, record a greeting, and record your name.Note: These steps may be different depending on your network.Access Your VoicemailYou can access your voicemail from a Home screen.1. From the Home screen, tap  Phone > Voicemail.You may be prompted to enter a password.2. Follow the voice prompts from the voicemail center. Access Your Voicemail from Another PhoneYou can access your voicemail from another phone.1. From another phone, dial your wireless phone number. Wait until you hear your voicemail greeting.2. Press the asterisk or star (*) key on the phone you are using.3. Enter your password and you are connected to your voicemail.Visual VoicemailUse Visual voicemail to:Review and manage your voicemail messages directly from your phone without dialing into voicemail.See a list of your messages on your phone and select, in any order you choose, which ones you want to play, call back, forward, delete, or save.To get started:1. From the Home screen, tap Apps >  Visual voicemail.2. Read the instructions.
ApplicationsLearn how to change the way apps display, organize apps into folders, and uninstall or disable apps.
35Apps ListApplicationsThe Apps list displays all preloaded apps and apps that you downloaded. You can uninstall, disable, or hide apps from view.Shortcuts to apps can be placed on any of the Home screens. For more information, see Add a Shortcut to a Home Screen.Access AppsYou can access and launch all applications from the Apps list.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps.2. Tap an app’s shortcut to launch it.To return to the main Home screen, press the Home key.Download and Install New AppsFind new apps to download and install on your device. Play Store: Download new apps from the Google Play store. Visit play.google.com/store/apps to learn more. Galaxy Apps: View and download Samsung apps that are optimized for use with Galaxy devices. Visit samsung.com/levant/apps/mobile/galaxyapps to learn more.Uninstall or Disable AppsYou can uninstall or disable apps you download and install.Preloaded apps cannot be uninstalled.Apps that are disabled are turned off and hidden from view.To uninstall or disable an app:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps.2. Tap Edit. Apps that can be uninstalled or disabled display Uninstall/Disable on their shortcut.3. Tap Uninstall/Disable and follow the prompts to either uninstall or disable the app.To enable apps after disabling them:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device > Applications > Application manager.2. Tap  All apps > Disabled, and then tap the app you want to enable.3. Tap Enable. The app is displayed again in the Apps list.Search for AppsTo locate an app in your Apps list:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps.2. Tap Search.Enter a word or words in the Search field. As you type, apps that match display on the screen.Tap an entry to launch that app.Apps List
36Apps ListApplicationsOrganize Your AppsApp shortcuts can be listed alphabetically or in your own custom order.To change the order apps are listed:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Edit.2. Touch and hold an app shortcut or folder, and then drag it to a new location.3. Tap Done when finished.To alphabetize your apps:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > A-Z.2. Tap Save.Use Folders to Organize AppsYou can organize Apps in a folder on a Home screen.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Edit.2. Touch and hold an app shortcut, and then drag it on top of another app shortcut until a highlighted box is displayed.3. Release the app shortcut to create the folder.Enter folder name: Name the folder. Palette: Change the folder color. Add application: Place more apps in the folder. Tap apps to select them, and then tap Add.4. Tap anywhere outside of the folder to close it.To add more apps, touch and hold an app shortcut and drag it to the folder.5. Tap Done when finished.To launch apps in a folder: ► Tap a folder, and then tap an app shortcut to launch it.To delete a folder:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Edit.2. Tap the folder to delete and tap Delete folder. Confirm when prompted.3. Tap Done when finished.Add a Folder to a Home Screen1. From a Home screen, tap Apps.2. Touch and hold a folder, drag it to a Home screen, and then release it.
37Google AppsApplicationsEnjoy these apps from Google.Note: Certain apps require a Google Account. Visit google.com to learn more.Android PayPay with your Android phone at over one million store locations across the US and within mobile apps.Visit play.google.com/store/apps to learn more.ChromeBrowse the Internet and bring your open tabs, bookmarks and address bar data from your computer to your mobile device.Visit google.com/chrome/mobile to learn more.DriveOpen, view, rename, and share your Google Docs and files.Visit drive.google.com to learn more.GmailSend and receive email with Gmail, Google’s web-based email service.Visit gmail.com to learn more.GoogleSearch not only the Internet, but also the apps and contents of your device.Google NowWorks in the background to collect information you regularly look up and organize it into convenient cards that appear when you need them.Visit google.com/landing/now to learn more.Note: When Google Now is enabled, you can access it by tapping Google.HangoutsMeet friends and family online, share photos, host video calls, and send SMS and Hangouts messages.Visit hangouts.google.com to learn more.MapsFind your current location and get directions and other location-based information.Visit google.com/maps to learn more.Note: You must enable location services to use Maps. For more information, see Location.PhotosAutomatically backs up your photos and videos to your Google Account.Visit photos.google.com to learn more.Google Apps
38Google AppsApplicationsPlay Movies & TVWatch movies and TV shows purchased from Google Play. You can stream them instantly, or download them for viewing when you are not connected to the Internet. You can also view videos saved on your device.Visit play.google.com/store/movies to learn more.Play MusicPlay music and audio files on your device. Visit play.google.com/music to learn more.Play StoreFind new apps, movies and TV shows, music, books, magazines, and games in Google Play store.Visit play.google.com/store to learn more.YouTubeView and upload YouTube videos right from your device.Visit youtube.com to learn more.
39AT&T AppsApplicationsAT&T AppsEnjoy these apps from AT&T ®.Note: Certain apps require a data plan or paid subscription. Visit att.com to learn more or contact your service provider for additional information.AmazonShop at Amazon.com from your device.Visit Amazon.com to learn more.Amazon KindleDownload books for reading right on your device. You must have an account with Amazon to use the Kindle application. AT&T LockerStore, share, and sync all of your photos, videos, and documents in one safe, convenient place: the AT&T cloud.AT&T Protect PlusAccess the Mobile Protection Pack and with a paid subscription, replace your device if it is lost or damaged, locate your device if it is lost, and receive backup and device support. You must purchase the Mobile Protection Pack within 30 days of purchase/activation of a new device.Caller Name IDSubscribe to Caller Name ID to identify unknown callers by name, picture, city, and state. Caller Name ID requires a subscription.Note: Caller Name ID requires a subscription.Device HelpAccess online information to help with your device questions.DIRECTVDIRECTV® brings you all the entertainment you love on just about any device you have in your possession. Stream live TV. Watch the latest blockbusters and hottest shows On Demand. Even watch your DVR recordings. Any time, anywhere.DriveModeAuto reply when you are driving and do not want to answer the phone. You can auto reply to messages, emails, and phone calls. You can also allow up to five of your contacts to contact you while using DriveMode®.LookoutConfigure and manage key security options, such as anti-virus and anti-malware technology, a lost and stolen device locater service, an application privacy adviser, and a backup service.myAT&TManage your AT&T account. You can review and pay your bill, check minutes and data usage, upgrade to a new device, or change your plan.Smart LimitsSet limits on purchases and texts, block data and phone numbers, and view phone activity with this family smartphone manager.
40AT&T AppsApplicationsUberHire a private driver in more than 130 cities and 30 countries. Uber is an entirely new and modern way to travel. Usage ManagerOpen the Data usage settings page to manage your mobile data usage.For more information, see Data Usage.Visual VoicemailReview and manage your voicemail messages directly from your device without dialing into voicemail. You can also see a list of your messages on your device and select which ones you want to play, call back, share, delete, or save.
41Additional AppsApplicationsAdditional AppsThere are additional apps, including several Samsung apps, preloaded on your device.FacebookKeep up with friends and family with the Facebook app. Share updates, photos, and videos, as well as text, chat, and play games.PlentiPlentiSM is a rewards program that lets you earn points at one place and use them at another, all with a single card.For more information see plenti.com.Samsung GearConnect your device to your Samsung Gear using this application.Samsung Milk MusicStream music with a radio service that offers a simple way to find the music that is right for you. With a library of over 13 million songs and 200+ stations, the interactive dial makes it easy to skim through stations to find the perfect soundtrack for the moment.
42CalculatorApplicationsThe Calculator provides basic and advanced arithmetic functions.Basic OperationYou can use your calculator to perform basic operations.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Calculator.2. Enter the first number using the numeric keys.3. Tap the appropriate arithmetic function key.4. Enter the next number.5. Tap Equals to view the result.6. Tap Clear to clear the results.Additional FunctionsYou can perform additional functions on your calculator.To clear the calculator history: ► Tap History > Clear history.Tip: Tap Keypad to return to the calculator keys.To copy all or part of the calculation to the clipboard: ► Touch and hold an entry in the display field, and then tap Copy.Scientific CalculatorThe Calculator app also provides advanced arithmetic functions, such as sin, cos, and tan.To use the Scientific calculator: ► If Auto rotate is enabled, turn the device to landscape.– or –If Portait is enabled, tap Rotate.Note: Auto rotate and Portrait are found in the Quick settings of the Notification panel. For more information, see Quick Settings.Calculator
43CalendarApplicationsCalendarManage your events and tasks.Calendar ViewTo choose a calendar view:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Calendar.2. Tap Menu and tap one of the following:Year: Display all twelve months of this year. Swipe across the screen to display another year.Month and agenda: Display the current month. Swipe across the screen to display another month. Events and tasks are also listed.Week: Display the current week. Swipe across the screen to display another week.Day: Display today’s schedule by hour. Swipe across the screen to display another day.Tasks: Display all tasks.3. Tap Today to return to the current date.Create an EventYou can use your Calendar to create events.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Calendar.2. Tap Add to add an event.3. Enter details for the event, and then tap Save.Share an EventYou can share events you create from your Calendar.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Calendar.2. Tap an event to view it.3. Tap Share, choose a sharing method, and follow the prompts.Delete an EventYou can delete events you create from your Calendar.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Calendar.2. Tap an event to view it, and then tap Delete.
44CalendarApplicationsCreate a TaskYou can use your Calendar to create tasks. Tasks are items you add to the calendar to be accomplished on a certain day. A task appears as a checklist item and is removed once you mark the task as complete.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Calendar.2. Tap Menu (by default, the Month and Year are shown) and tap Tasks.3. Tap the Enter new task field to enter a new task.4. You can choose to set the task for Today, Tomorrow, or tap Expand to set the following options:Set date: Choose a date on the calendar for the task.My task: Choose a calendar.Reminder: Set a reminder alert.Notes: Save a note with your task.Priority: Assign a priority to the task.5. Tap Save to save the task.Delete a TaskYou can delete tasks you create from your Calendar.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Calendar.2. Tap a day on the calendar to view the tasks for the day, or tap Menu > Tasks from the drop-down menu.3. Tap the Checkbox by the task to mark it as complete and remove it from the calendar.To delete the task permanently, tap the task to open it, and then tap Delete.Calendar SettingsThese settings allow you to modify settings associated with using the Calendar.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Calendar.2. Tap More > Settings.3. Tap an option and follow the prompts.
45Camera and VideoApplicationsTake pictures and record videos with the Camera app.Gallery: Open the Gallery to view photos and videos.Record video: Record a video.Take a picture: Take a picture.Switch cameras: Switch between the rear and front cameras.Shooting mode: Change the shooting mode.More settings: Configure other camera settings.Quick settings: Select camera settings or options.Show or hide settings: Show or hide the camera settings.Camera and VideoShow or hide settings Quick settingsRecord videoTake a pictureSwitch camerasShooting modeMore settingsGallery
46Camera and VideoApplicationsTake PicturesTake pictures with your device’s front or rear camera.Note: Prior to using the camera, remove the plastic protective covering from the camera lens.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Camera.2. Using the display screen as a viewfinder, compose your shot by aiming the camera at the subject. While composing your picture, use the available options or these gestures:Touch the screen with two fingers and pinch or spread them on the screen to zoom in or out.Tap the screen to focus on the area you touched. When you tap the screen, a brightness scale is displayed. Slide the light bulb up or down to adjust the brightness.3. Before taking the photo, you can tap the icons to access various camera options and settings.4. Tap Take a picture to take the picture.Note: You can also press the Volume key up or down to take a picture. This is the default action of the Volume key while the camera is active. You can also set the Volume key to act as the video record key or as a zoom key.Shooting ModeSeveral visual effects are available. Some modes are not available when taking self-portraits.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Camera.2. Tap Mode for the following options. Each section indicates which camera (front or rear) the modes are available for.Both camerasVideo collage: Create your own short collages and slow-motion videos without any editing tools.Live broadcast: Broadcast live on YouTube. Share your link with friends so they can watch your video in real time. For more information, see Live Broadcast.Virtual shot: Create multi-directional views of objects.Download: Download additional shooting modes from the Galaxy Apps store.Info: Read information about each available camera mode.More: See more options for the camera modes.Rear cameraAuto: Allow the camera to evaluate the surroundings and determine the ideal mode for the picture.Pro: Manually adjust the ISO sensitivity, exposure value, white balance, and color tone while taking pictures.Selective focus: Change the focus of pictures after they have been taken. You can focus on subjects near to the camera, far away from the camera, or both.Panorama: Create a linear image by taking pictures in either a horizontal or vertical direction.Slow motion: Record videos at a high frame rate for viewing in slow motion. You can play a specific section of each video in slow motion after recording it.Food: Take pictures that emphasize the vivid colors of food.Hyperlapse: Create your own time lapse video by recording at various frame rates. The frame rate is automatically adjusted depending on the scene being recorded and the movement of the device.Front cameraSelfie: Take selfie shots and apply various effects, such as an airbrushed effect.Wide selfie: Take wide-angle selfie shots to fit more people into your pictures.
47Camera and VideoApplicationsCamera SettingsYou can adjust your camera’s settings using the icons on the main camera screen and the full camera settings menu.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Camera.2. Quick settings are listed across one side of the camera view finder. Available options vary depending on the camera or recording mode used. Default settings include:Effect: Add special graphical effects.HDR: Enables the light sensitivity and color depth features of the device to produce a brighter and richer picture.Timer: Take time-delayed pictures or videos.Flash: Activate or deactivate the flash.Picture size: Select a resolution. Use higher resolution for higher quality. Higher resolution pictures take up more memory.3. Tap Settings to configure settings for the Camera. Available options vary depending on the camera or recording mode used.Both camerasVideo size: Select a resolution. Use higher resolution for higher quality. Higher resolution videos take up more memory.Motion photo: Create a short video by taking pictures.Video stabilization: Activate anti-shake. Anti-shake helps to keep the focus steady when the camera is moving.Grid lines: Display viewfinder grid lines to help composition when selecting subjects.Location tags: Attach a GPS location tag to the picture.Review pictures: Set to show pictures after taking them.Quick launch: Open camera by pressing the Home key twice in quick succession.Storage location: Select the memory location for storage. This option only appears if an optional SD card (not included) is installed.Volume keys function: Use the Volume key as the camera key, the record key, or as a zoom key.Shutter sound: Enable or disable a shutter sound when pictures are taken.Reset settings: Reset the camera settings.Help: View information on using the camera.Rear cameraTracking AF: Focus on and track a subject selected on the preview screen.Shooting methods (rear): -Voice control: To take pictures say “smile”, “cheese”, “capture”, or “shoot”. To record videos, say “Record video”.Save as raw file: Save pictures as high-resolution, uncompressed image files. A viewer app is required to view pictures saved as raw files.Front cameraSave pictures as previewed: Save the self-portrait or self-recording as viewed on the camera screen, not as flipped images.Shooting methods (front): -Voice control: To take pictures say “smile”, “cheese”, “capture”, or “shoot”. To record videos, say “Record video”. -Tap to take pics: Tap the screen to take selfies. -Gesture control: Detect your palm and automatically take a picture two seconds later. -Use heart rate sensor: Once your face has been recognized, tap the heart rate sensor to take your picture.
48Camera and VideoApplicationsLive BroadcastUse YouTube to share what is happening around you.To access the Live Broadcast: ► From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Camera > Mode > Live broadcast.Note: You need to sign in to your Google Account and enable Live broadcasting in your YouTube settings to use this feature.Live Broadcast OptionsThe following options are available: Rear/Front: Choose which camera to record with. Invite: Invite contacts to view your Live broadcast by sending them a link. Settings: Set your privacy settings, Video size, Auto save, and manage your account. Live: Start recording your Live broadcast. Share: Share while recording your Live broadcast. Stop: End your Live broadcast.Record a Live BroadcastRecord and instantly share your videos to YouTube.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Camera > Mode > Live broadcast.2. Tap Invite and select contacts to share your Live broadcast with. You also have the option to share your Live broadcast during recording and when you finish recording.3. Press Live to begin recording.4. When you are finished, tap Stop.Share a BroadcastYou can share your Live broadcast with contacts before recording or share the link after you have finished recording and it has been posted to YouTube.To invite contacts before broadcasting:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Camera > Mode > Live broadcast.2. Tap Invite and select contacts or groups to share your Live broadcast with.3. Tap Save to send invites.To share a Live broadcast while broadcasting: ► Tap Share and select a sharing method to share your Live broadcast.To share a Live broadcast after broadcasting: ► After recording, tap Share link and select a sharing method to share your Live broadcast.Live Broadcast SettingsCustomize your Live Broadcasts.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Camera > Mode > Live broadcast.2. Tap Settings and select an option to customize:Account: Tap to add or switch your Google Account.Privacy: Choose either to have your videos unlisted where only friends with a link can view them or public where anyone can view them.Video size: Tap to choose a size option.Social media settings: Share your link with social media when you start broadcasting.Auto save: Tap to enable auto saving your videos to the Gallery app.Auto dim: Dims the brightness if you broadcast without touching the screen.Add shortcut on Home screen: Tap to create a shortcut to Live broadcast on the Home screen.
49ClockApplicationsThe Clock app offers features for keeping track of time and setting alarms.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Clock.2. Tap a tab to use a feature:Alarm: Set an alarm to ring at a specific time.World clock: View the time of day or night in other parts of the world. World clock displays time in hundreds of different cities, within all 24 time zones around the world.Stopwatch: Measure intervals of time.Timer: Use a timer to count down to an event based on a preset time length (hours, minutes, and seconds).AlarmSet an alarm to ring at a specific time.Create an AlarmCreate an alarm event. You can set one-time or recurring alarms, and choose options for how to be notified.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Clock.2. Tap the following items to configure an alarm: Date: Choose the day for this alarm.Time: Set a time for the alarm.Repeat: Choose when to repeat the alarm, if so desired.Options: Tap to view and set the following options: -Alarm type: Choose whether the alarm uses sound, vibration, or vibration and sound to alert you. -Volume: Drag the slider to set the volume of the alarm. -Alarm tone: Choose a sound to play for the alarm. -Snooze: Allow snoozing. Set interval and repeat values for the alarm while snoozing. -Increasing volume: Start playing the alarm tone at a low volume at an interval before the alarm time, and slowly increase in volume. Available when you have chosen an alarm type that includes sound. -Alarm name: Enter a name for the alarm.3. Tap Save to save the alarm.Delete an AlarmYou can delete an alarm that you created.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Clock.2. Find the alarm in the alarm list (under the Alarm tab), and then tap  Delete in the upper right corner of the alarm entry.Clock
50ClockApplicationsWorld ClockThe World clock lets you keep track of the current time in multiple cities around the globe.To list a city on the main World clock screen:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Clock.2. Tap World clock.3. Tap a city to view it on the globe.4. Tap Add city in the pop-up for the city.5. Repeat to add more cities.To remove a city from the main World clock screen:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Clock.2. Tap World clock.3. Find the city to remove, and then tap  Delete in the upper right corner of the city entry.StopwatchThe Stopwatch lets you time events down to a hundredth of a second.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Clock.2. Tap Stopwatch and use the following options:Start: Begin timing.Stop: Stop timing.Lap: Keep track of lap times.Resume: Continue timing after stopping the clock.Reset: Reset the Stopwatch to zero.TimerThe Timer provides a countdown timer for up to 99 hours, 59 minutes, and 59 seconds.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Clock.2. Tap Timer.3. Use the keypad and tap Hours, Minutes, and Seconds to set the length of the Timer. The following options are available:Start: Begin the Timer.Pause: Pause the Timer.Resume: Resume the Timer.Cancel: Stop the Timer.Reset: Reset the Timer.
51ContactsApplicationsStore and manage your contacts with the Contacts app, which can be synchronized with a variety of your existing personal accounts, including Google, Email, Facebook, and your Samsung account.For more information on connecting with and managing your accounts through your device, see Accounts.Note: The Contacts app is different from the Contacts tab in the Phone app. Although both list the contacts in your phone and accounts, the available options and functions are different.Manage ContactsAccess your list of contacts by using the Contacts app. To access your Contacts list: ► From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.Find a ContactYou can search for a contact or swipe the list to find one by name.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap the Search field, and then enter characters to find contacts that match.– or –Tap a letter on the side of the list to jump directly to that letter in the alphabetical list. You can also slide your finger across the alphabetical list to select a letter with better precision.Add a ContactUse the following procedure to add a new contact.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap Create contact, and then tap contact fields to enter information.Choose a storage account for the contact. You can store the contact on the device, your SIM card, or sync it with an account.Tap Contact photo to assign a picture to the new contact.Enter a name, phone number, email address, assign the contact to a group, and choose a default ringtone. -Tap  Add to enter additional entries. -Tap  Remove to remove an entry. -Tap  More for additional fields. -Tap the label to the right of an entry to choose a label for the field (for example, Home or Work).Tap Scan business card to import contact information from a business card through the device’s camera.3. Tap Save.Edit a ContactWhen editing a contact, you can tap a field and change or delete the information, or you can add more fields to the contact’s list of information.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap the contact to display it, and then tap Edit.3. Tap any of the fields to add, change, or delete information.4. Tap Save.Contacts
52ContactsApplicationsShare a ContactWhen you share a contact, the contact’s information is sent as a vCard file (.vcf). You can share a vCard using Bluetooth or Wi-Fi Direct, attach it to a message, or save it to a storage location.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap a contact to display it, and then tap More > Share contact.3. Choose a sharing method and follow the prompts.Link ContactsWhen you have contacts from various sources, such as Gmail or Facebook, you may have multiple similar entries for a single contact. Contacts lets you link multiple entries into a single contact.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap the contact to display it.3. Tap  Linked contact.4. Tap Link another contact, and then tap contacts to choose them.5. Tap Link.Unlink ContactsYou can unlink a contact that you previously linked.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap the contact to display it.3. Tap More > Manage linked contacts.4. Tap Separate beside contacts to unlink them from the main contact.Delete ContactsYou can delete a single contact or choose multiple contacts to delete.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Touch and hold a contact to select it. You can also tap other contacts or tap the All checkbox at the top of the screen to select all contacts.3. Tap Delete, and then confirm when prompted.FavoritesWhen you mark contacts as favorites, they are easily accessible from other apps. Favorites display together on the Favorites tab in the Phone app.Mark Contacts as FavoritesYou can mark contacts as Favorites.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap a contact to display it, and then tap  Add to Favorites (the star brightens ).Remove Contacts from FavoritesYou can remove contacts from Favorites.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap a contact to display it, and then tap  Remove from Favorites (the star dims ).
53ContactsApplicationsGroupsYou can use groups to organize your contacts. Your device comes with preloaded groups, and you can create your own. You might create a group for your family, for coworkers, or a team. Groups make it easy to find contacts, and you can send messages to the members of a group.Create a GroupYou can create your own contact groups.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap Groups, and then tap Create.3. Tap fields to enter information about the group:Group name: Enter a name for the new group.Group ringtone: Customize the sounds for the group.Add member: Select contacts to add to the new group, and then tap Done.4. Tap Save.Rename a GroupYou can rename a contact group.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap Groups, and then tap a group.3. Tap Edit and enter a new name.4. Tap Save.Add Contacts to a GroupYou can add contacts to a group.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap Groups, and then tap a group.3. Tap Edit > Add member, and then tap the contacts you want to add. When finished, tap Done.4. Tap Save.Send a Message to a GroupYou can send a text message to members of a group.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap Groups, and then tap a group.3. Tap More > Send message.4. Type your message and tap Send.Send an Email to a GroupYou can send an email to members of a group.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap Groups, and then tap a group.3. Tap More > Send email.4. Tap contacts to select them, or tap the All checkbox at the top of the screen to select all, and then tap Done.Only group members that have an email address in their records display.5. Choose an email account and follow the prompts.6. Type your message and tap Send.
54ContactsApplicationsDelete a GroupPreset groups cannot be deleted.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap Groups, and then tap the group to delete.3. Tap More > Delete.4. Tap Group only to only delete the group or tap Group and members to delete the group and the contacts in the groups.Contacts SettingsThese settings allow you to modify settings associated with using the Contacts app.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Contacts.2. Tap More > Settings.3. Tap an option and follow the prompts.
55EmailApplicationsEmailUse the Email app to view and manage all your email accounts in one app.To access Email: ► From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder > Email.Configure Email AccountsYou can configure Email for most accounts in just a few steps.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder > Email.2. Follow the prompts to set up your email account.To add an Email account:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder > Email.2. Tap More > Settings > Add account.3. Enter your email address and password.The device communicates with the appropriate server to set up your account and synchronize your email. When complete, your email is displayed in the Inbox for the account.Note: To configure email account settings at any time, tap More > Settings. Tap the email account to display its settings.View Multiple Email AccountsYou can view email you receive for multiple accounts on the Combined inbox screen or you can view email accounts individually.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder > Email.2. Tap Menu at the top left of the screen to view the current account mailbox.3. Tap the account name to view:Combined inbox: View all email in a combined inbox.[Account Name]: View email for only one email account.Manage Your InboxThere are several tools available from the Inbox screen. ► From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder > Email.Tap a message to read and reply or forward it.Tap Search to search for key words in your email inbox.Tap More for additional message options like sorting, deleting, sharing and more.
56EmailApplicationsCreate and Send an EmailThis section describes how to create and send an email using the Email app.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder > Email > Compose.2. Tap the To field to manually add an email address or tap Add Recipient to select a recipient from Contacts or Groups.If manually entering recipients, enter additional recipients by separating each entry with a semicolon (;). More recipients can be added at any time before the message is sent.If adding a recipient from your Contacts, tap the contact to place a checkmark, and then tap Done. The contact is displayed in the recipients field.Tap More to add Cc and Bcc fields.3. Tap the Subject and Message fields to enter text.Tap Attach to add Files, Images, Audio, and more to your email.Tap More for additional email options.4. Review your message and tap Send.Remove Email AccountsTo remove an email account:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder > Email.2. Tap More > Settings.3. Tap the account you want to remove.4. Tap Remove. Confirm when prompted.Email SettingsThese settings allow you to modify settings associated with using the Email app.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder > Email.2. Tap More > Settings.3. Under General, tap an option, and then follow the prompts.4. Tap an account to configure specific settings for only that account.
57Galaxy AppsApplicationsGalaxy AppsSamsung Galaxy Apps provides a quick and easy way to find and download free premium apps that are compatible with your Galaxy device.To access the Samsung Galaxy Apps website: ► From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  Galaxy Apps.Galaxy EssentialsGalaxy Essentials is a collection of specially chosen apps available through Samsung Apps.From Galaxy Essentials, you can access and download a collection of premium content, free of charge.To access Galaxy Essentials:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  Galaxy Apps. 2. Swipe across to Exclusives and find Galaxy Essentials.3. Follow the prompts to download Galaxy Essentials apps.Note: A Samsung account is required to purchase and download apps.
58GalleryApplicationsView, edit, and manage pictures and videos.Note: Some functions described in this section are only available if there are images or videos in the Gallery.View Images and VideosLaunching Gallery displays available folders. When another app, such as Email, saves an image, a Download folder is automatically created to contain the image. Likewise, capturing a screenshot automatically creates a Screenshots folder.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Gallery.2. Tap Menu in the upper left corner, and then tap an option to choose the way items display.In Albums view, you can create albums to organize your images. On the drop-down menu, tap Albums, and then tap More > Create album.3. Depending on the view mode selected, either tap an image or video to view it, or first tap an album or folder and then tap an image or video.When viewing an image or video, you can swipe left or right to view the next or previous image or video.Zoom In or OutUse one of the following methods to zoom in or out on an image:Double-tap anywhere on the screen to zoom in or zoom out.Spread two fingers apart on any place to zoom in. Pinch the screen to zoom out.Play VideosYou can play videos stored on your device.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Gallery.2. Tap a folder or category to open it.3. Tap a video to view it.4. Tap Play to play the video.Trim Segments of a VideoYou can trim segments of a video.1. Select a video, and then tap the screen once to see the video options.2. Tap Edit, and then tap Trim.3. Use the sliders at the bottom of the screen to trim the video. Move the left bracket to the desired starting point, and then move the right bracket to the desired ending point.4. Tap Export to save the video. Modify the File name or Resolution, and then tap Export to confirm the changes.Gallery
59GalleryApplicationsEdit ImagesYou can edit images stored on your device. ► While viewing an image, tap the screen once to see the following options: Auto adjust: Apply adjustments determined by built-in correction software. Share: Send the image to your contacts by email, messaging, social media, cloud accounts, or other methods. Edit: View and use the editing tools. Delete: Delete the image from your device.More: -Rotate left: Rotate the picture counter-clockwise. -Rotate right: Rotate the picture clockwise. -Details: View and edit information about the image, including the date created, location, and properties. -Slideshow: Start a slideshow with the images and videos in the current folder. -Set as contact picture: Set the image as the photo for a contact. -Set as wallpaper: Set the image as a wallpaper for the Home and Lock screens.Share Images and VideosYou can share images and videos from your Gallery.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Gallery.2. Tap a folder to open it.3. In a folder, tap More > Share, select images and videos, and then tap Share to send them to others or share them with social network services.– or –While viewing a single image or video, tap  Share to send it to others or share it with social network services.Delete Images and VideosYou can delete images stored on your device.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Gallery.2. Tap a folder to open it.3. Tap More > Edit.4. Tap images and videos to select them, or tap the All checkbox at the top of the screen to select all images and videos.5. Tap Delete, and confirm when prompted.– or –When viewing a single image or video, tap  Delete.
60InternetApplicationsAccess the Internet with a fully‑featured web browser.Access the Internet ► From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  Internet.Command KeysThe following command keys are available: Back or Back: Return to the previous page. Forward: Go forward to a recent page. Home: Display your Internet Home screen. Bookmarks: Manage bookmarked pages, saved pages, and history. Tabs: Manage open tabs. The number on the icon indicates the number of tabs that are currently open. Refresh: Refresh or reload the current Web page.View a Web SiteTo view a web site: ► Tap the address field, enter the web address, and then tap Go on the keyboard.To zoom in or out: ► Tap the screen twice or pinch the screen to zoom out. Stretch the screen to zoom in.Browser TabsUse tabs to view multiple web pages at the same time.To open a new tab: ► Tap Tabs > New tab.To close a tab:1. Tap Tabs.2. Tap Close by the tabs you want to close.BookmarksThe Bookmarks page stores Bookmarks, Saved pages, and History.Save and Open BookmarksBookmarking a web page saves the web address so that you can access it quickly.To bookmark the current web page:1. Tap  Bookmarks > Add.2. Type a title for the bookmark and tap Save.To open a bookmarked web page:1. Tap  Bookmarks > Bookmarks.2. Tap a bookmark entry.Internet
61InternetApplicationsSaved PagesSaving a web page stores the web page content on your device so that you can access it offline.To save the current web page: ► Tap More > Save web page.To view saved web pages:1. Tap  Bookmarks > Saved pages.2. Tap a saved page to open it in the browser.View HistoryTo view a list of recently visited web pages: ► Tap  Bookmarks > History.Share PagesTo share a web page address with others: ► Tap More > Share, and follow the prompts.Secret ModePages viewed in secret mode are not listed in your browser history or search history, and leave no traces (such as cookies) on your device. Secret tabs are a darker shade than the normal tab windows.Note: Any downloaded files remain on your device after you close the secret tab.To enable Secret mode:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  Internet.2. Tap Tabs.3. Tap Turn on secret.4. Tap Create password to protect your Secret mode data with a password.– or –Tap Do not use password.To turn off Secret mode:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  Internet.2. Tap Tabs.3. Tap Turn off secret.Internet SettingsThese settings allow you to modify settings associated with using the Internet app.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  Internet.2. Tap More > Settings.3. Tap an option and follow the prompts.
62MemoApplicationsMemoUse Memo to write and save notes on your device.Compose a MemoYou can create Memos using the Memo app.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Memo.2. Tap Create memo and type a memo. Available options include: Category: Add or change the category. Tasks: Add tasks. Image: Insert an image into the memo. Drawing: Create a drawing and add it to the memo. Voice: Use your voice to insert text into the memo.3. Tap Save when finished.Edit MemosYou can make edits to Memos you create.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Memo.2. Tap a memo to view it.3. Tap the content and make edits. When you are finished, tap Save.Browse MemosYou can browse Memos you create. ► From a Home screen, tap Apps > Memo.Browse memo entries by swiping up or down.To search for a memo, tap Search.Memo OptionsYou can edit, share, or manage Memos.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Memo.2. While browsing memos, tap More for the following options:Edit: Select notes to share, delete, or move.Manage categories: Create and manage categories to organize your memos.
63MessagesApplicationsLearn how to send and receive different messages using the Samsung Messages app on your device.Types of MessagesThe Samsung Messages app provides the following message types:Text Messages (SMS)Multimedia Messages (MMS)The Short Message Service (SMS) lets you send and receive text messages to and from other mobile phones or email addresses. To use this feature, you may need to subscribe to your service provider’s message service.The Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) lets you send and receive multimedia messages (such as picture, video, and audio messages) to and from other mobile phones or email addresses. To use this feature, you may need to subscribe to your service provider’s multimedia message service.Messaging icons are displayed at the top of the screen and indicate when messages are received and their type.Create and Send MessagesThis section describes how to create and send a message using the Messages app.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Messages.2. Tap  Compose.3. Tap the Enter recipients field to manually enter a recipient or tap Add Recipient to select a recipient from your Contacts. You can also select the recipient based on Groups, Favorites, or Logs.If adding a recipient from your Contacts, tap the contact to place a checkmark, and then tap Done. The contact is placed in the recipients field.Enter additional recipients by separating each entry with a semicolon (;) and then using the previous procedure. More recipients can be added at any time before the message is sent.For the Group option, if the number of recipients is less than ten, all members in the group are added. You must delete any unnecessary members in the list by selecting the trash can icon and deleting unwanted entries.4. Tap the Enter message field to enter a message. Attach: Add images, audio, and more to your message. Add emoji: Choose an available emoji from the list and add it into your message at the cursor location.5. Review the message and tap Send.Note: If you exit a message before you send it, the message is automatically saved as a draft.Messages
64MessagesApplicationsView New MessagesWhen you receive a new message,  New message appears on the Status bar.To view the message: ► Open the Notification panel and tap the message. For more information, see Notification Panel.– or –From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Messages, and then tap the new message to view it.To play a multimedia message attachment (audio or video), tap Play.To scroll through the list of messages, swipe up or down the page.Delete MessagesTo delete messages, follow these steps:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Messages.2. Tap More > Delete.3. Tap each message you want to delete or tap the All checkbox at the top of the screen to select all messages.4. Tap Delete and confirm if prompted.Message SearchYou can search through your messages by using the Message Search feature.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Messages.2. Tap Search.3. Enter a word or phrase to search for, and then tap Search on the keyboard.Messages SettingsConfigure the settings for text messages, multimedia messages, push messages, and more. ► From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Messages > More > Settings.Emergency AlertsThis device is designed to receive wireless emergency alerts from the Commercial Mobile Alerting System (CMAS), which may also be known as the Personal Localized Alerting Network (PLAN). For more information, contact your wireless provider.Emergency alerts allows customers to receive geographically-targeted messages. Alert messages notify customers of imminent threats to their safety within their area. There is no charge for receiving an Emergency alert message.There are three types of Emergency alerts:Alerts issued by the PresidentAlerts involving imminent threats to safety of life (extreme and severe)AMBER alerts (missing child alert)Users may choose not to receive Imminent alerts (extreme and severe) and AMBER alerts.Note: Alerts issued by the President cannot be disabled.To disable Imminent and AMBER alerts:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Messages.2. Tap More > Settings > Emergency alert settings.3. Tap Emergency alerts.All alerts are enabled (on) by default.4. Tap an alert option to disable it.
65My FilesApplicationsMy FilesAccess files stored on your device, including images, videos, music, and sound clips.To view files in My Files:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  My Files.2. Tap a category to view the relevant files or folders.3. Tap a file or folder to open it.File GroupsFiles stored in the device are organized into the following groups:Recent files: View recently saved files. -This option appears if one or more files have been accessed recently.Device storage: View folders and files located on the device.SD card: View folders and files located on the optional SD card (not included). -This option only appears if an optional SD card is installed.Download history: View all apps and files that have been downloaded to the device.Documents: View document files.Images: View image files.Audio: View audio files.Videos: View video files.Google Drive: Use a Google account for cloud storage.Note: Cloud drives vary depending on the services you sign in to.My Files OptionsUse My File options to search, edit, clear file history, and more. ► From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  My Files. The following options are available:Search: Search for a file or folder.More: Tap for the following options: -Clear recent file history: Clear the Recent files category. -Show/Conceal hidden files: Show or conceal hidden files. -Access cloud: Access your cloud server data in Gallery and My Files on your device.Storage usage: Tap to view memory information for your device.
66S HealthApplicationsUse S Health to plan, track, and manage your health goals and activities, including exercise, sleep, and meals.Note: This device and related software are not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment or prevention of disease.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  S Health.2. Read and accept the terms and conditions.3. Set up your health profile and goals.Before You Start ExercisingThis app can be used to monitor your exercise. While moderate physical activity, such as brisk walking, is safe for most people, health experts suggest that you talk with your doctor before you start an exercise program, particularly if you have any of the following conditions: Heart disease;Asthma or lung disease;Diabetes, or liver or kidney disease;Arthritis.You should also check with your doctor if you have symptoms suggestive of heart, lung, or other serious disease, such as:Pain or discomfort in your chest, neck, jaw, or arms during physical activity;Dizziness or loss of consciousness;Shortness of breath with mild exertion or at rest, or when lying down or going to bed;Ankle swelling, especially at night;A heart murmur or a rapid or pronounced heartbeat;Muscle pain when walking upstairs or up a hill that goes away when you rest.Finally, the American College of Sports Medicine recommends that you see your doctor before engaging in vigorous exercise if two or more of the following apply:You are a man older than age 45 or a woman older than age 55;You have a family history of heart disease before age 55;You smoke or quit smoking in the past six months;You have not exercised for three months or more;You are overweight or obese;You have high blood pressure or high cholesterol;You have impaired glucose tolerance, also called prediabetes.When in Doubt — Check It OutIf you are unsure of your health status, have several health problems, or are pregnant, you should speak with your doctor before starting a new exercise program. Working with your doctor ahead of time is a good way to plan an exercise program that is right and safe for you. Consider it the first step on your path to physical fitness.S Health
67S VoiceApplicationsS VoiceSpeak commands to perform operations on your device, and to speak criteria for searches and other operations.Access S VoiceYou can access S Voice from the Apps list.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  S Voice.2. Speak a command.3. Tap Microphone if the device does not hear you, or to give it another command.Tip: Tap Help for example commands.S Voice SettingsThese settings allow you to modify settings associated with using the S Voice app.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  S Voice.2. Tap Settings.3. Tap an option and follow the prompts.
68Samsung PayApplicationsSamsung PaySamsung Pay is the new way to pay with your Samsung Galaxy device. It is simple, secure and works in more stores than any other mobile payment service. Samsung Pay is accepted almost anywhere you can swipe or tap your credit card. Note: Make sure the NFC feature is enabled on your device. For more information, see NFC and Payment.Note: For added security, your credit and debit card information is not stored on a cloud service. If you are using the Samsung Pay app on multiple devices, you must sign in to the app and add all payment cards on each device.Set Up Samsung PaySamsung Pay is secure, easy to set up, and simple to use with your Samsung Galaxy device.To set up Samsung Pay:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  Samsung Pay.2. Tap Install and follow the prompts.Note: You must log in to your Samsung account or create a new Samsung account to use Samsung Pay.Simple PayAccess Samsung Pay from the Screen off, Lock Screen or Home screen using Simple Pay. To customize Simple Pay:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  Samsung Pay.2. Tap More > Settings > Use Simple Pay.3. Tap On/Off to enable Simple Pay on each screen. To use Simple Pay:1. From any screen, swipe up from the Home key.Your payment card and Simple Pay are displayed. 2. Drag the card down to close Simple Pay.Use Samsung PayUse Samsung Pay quickly and conveniently whenever you have your device with you. 1. From a Home screen, tap Apps > Samsung folder >  Samsung Pay.– or –From any screen, swipe up from the Home key.2. Select a card to pay with and authorize payments by scanning your finger on the Home key or entering your Samsung Pay PIN.3. Hold your phone over the store’s card reader.When your payment is complete, a receipt is sent to your registered email.
69Samsung PayApplicationsUse Gift Cards with Samsung PayPurchase, send, and redeem gift cards from an expanding selection of your favorite retailers. To view the list of supported retailers:1. Visit samsung.com/us/samsung-pay.2. Scroll down to “Gift cards now available on Samsung Pay” and click the link.Secure Your InformationSamsung Pay is designed with the latest security technology and works on most recent Samsung Galaxy devices. Payments are authorized with your fingerprint or PIN and each transaction uses a unique token each time, so your device only allows payments with your consent. If your device is ever lost, you can use the Find My Mobile function to remotely wipe your data for even more protection. For more information, see Find My Mobile.For more information about Samsung Pay, visit: samsung.com/SamsungPayFor Samsung Pay support, visit: samsung.com/us/support/owners/app/samsung-pay
Configure your device’s connections and settings, add accounts, and customize Home screens, apps, and features.Settings
71How to Use SettingsSettingsHow to Use SettingsAccess SettingsThere are a couple of ways to access your device settings. ► From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings.– or –Drag down from the Status bar to display the Notification panel, and then tap  Settings.Categories of SettingsSettings are grouped into categories.Quick settings: Add shortcuts to settings you use often.Connections: Configure your connections to other devices and networks.Device: Customize the device’s display, sounds and more.Personal: Configure your personal accounts and preferences.System: Customize the device’s system settings.Search for SettingsIf you are not sure exactly where to find a certain setting, you can use the Search feature.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings.2. Tap Search.Enter a word or words in the Search field. As you type, settings that match display on the screen.Tap an entry to go to that setting.Customize Quick SettingsQuick settings are the settings that you are most likely to frequently use. When you first access the Settings menu, the Quick settings are set to a default list of settings. To edit the Quick settings list:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings.2. Tap More > Edit quick settings.Choose additional settings to display in your Quick settings menu. Settings that are already in the Quick settings menu are checked.Uncheck a setting to remove it from the Quick settings list.3. Tap Back to save your new Quick settings menu.
72Wi-FiSettingsWi-FiWi‑Fi is a term used for certain types of Wireless Local Area Networks (WLAN). Wi‑Fi communication requires access to a wireless Access Point (AP).Turn Wi-Fi On or OffTurning Wi-Fi on makes your device able to discover and connect to compatible in-range wireless APs.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap On/Off to turn Wi-Fi on or off.Wi-Fi Status IndicatorsStatus bar icons indicate your current Wi-Fi connection status:When Wi-Fi is connected, active, and communicating with a wireless Access Point,  Wi-Fi active is displayed in the Status bar.If a Wi-Fi access point is available, but your device is not connected to it, Wi-Fi available is displayed. It may also display if there is a communication issue with the target wireless Access Point.Wi-Fi NetworksTo scan for a Wi-Fi network and connect to it:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap On/Off to turn Wi-Fi on.When Wi-Fi is turned on, your device automatically scans for available networks and displays them.3. Tap the network you want to connect to. When you select an open network, you are automatically connected to the network. Otherwise, enter a password to connect.Manually Connect to a Wi-Fi NetworkYou can connect your device to a Wi-Fi network manually.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap On/Off to turn Wi-Fi on.3. Tap More > Add network.4. Enter information about the Wi-Fi network:Enter network name: Enter the name of the Wi-Fi network.Security: Select a security option and enter your password.Show advanced options: Add advanced options, such as IP settings and Proxy settings.5. Tap Connect to store the new information and connect to your target wireless Access Point.
73Wi-FiSettingsWi-Fi OptionsThe Wi-Fi settings menu allows you to set up many of your device’s advanced Wi-Fi services.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap On/Off to turn Wi-Fi on.3. Tap More for options:Add network: Manually add a Wi-Fi network.WPS push button: Set up a connection to a WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) router or other equipment.WPS PIN entry: View the PIN used by your device to set up a PIN-secured connection to a Wi-Fi router or other equipment (not configurable).Smart network switch: Connect automatically to a mobile network connection when the Wi-Fi connection is unstable.Advanced: -Network notification: Receive notifications when open networks in range are detected. -Passpoint: Automatically connect to Passpoint-certified Wi-Fi access points. -Keep Wi-Fi on during sleep: Specify when to disconnect from Wi-Fi. -Auto connect to AT&T Wi-Fi: Automatically connect to an AT&T Wi-Fi hotspot as soon as your device detects it. -Install network certificates: Install authentication certificates. -MAC address: View your device’s MAC address, which is required when connecting to some secured networks (not configurable). -IP address: View your device’s IP address (not configurable).Help: Learn about setting up and using Wi-Fi networks, and other settings.Wi-Fi DirectWi-Fi Direct allows direct device-to-device connections using Wi-Fi, without having to connect to a Wi-Fi network.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap On/Off to turn Wi-Fi on. Wi-Fi must be on to configure settings.3. Tap Wi-Fi Direct. Your device automatically scans for nearby Wi-Fi Direct devices.4. Select a device, and then follow the prompts to complete the connection.Wi-Fi Direct Status IndicatorStatus bar icons indicate your current Wi-Fi Direct connection status:When your device is connected to another device using Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Direct is displayed in the Status bar.
74BluetoothSettingsBluetoothBluetooth is a short‑range communications technology that connects your device wirelessly to a number of Bluetooth devices, such as headsets and hands‑free car Bluetooth systems, and Bluetooth‑enabled computers, printers, and wireless devices.Note: The Bluetooth communication range is approximately 30 feet.Turn Bluetooth On or OffUse the settings menu to turn your device’s Bluetooth on or off.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Bluetooth, and then tap On/Off to turn Bluetooth on or off.Bluetooth Status IndicatorStatus bar icons indicate your current Bluetooth connection status:When Bluetooth is turned on, Bluetooth is displayed in the Status bar.Scan for Bluetooth DevicesWhen you want to pair with another Bluetooth device, you can scan for nearby devices that are visible.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Bluetooth, and then tap On/Off to turn on Bluetooth. When Bluetooth is first turned on, it scans for nearby Bluetooth devices and displays them.To manually perform a new scan, tap Scan.Pair Bluetooth DevicesThe Bluetooth pairing process allows you to establish trusted connections between your device and another Bluetooth device. Pairing between two Bluetooth devices is a one-time process. Once a pairing is created, the devices continue to recognize their partnership and exchange information without having to re-enter a passcode.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Bluetooth, and then tap On/Off to turn on Bluetooth.Make sure that the target device is discoverable so that your device can find it. Refer to the instructions that came with the device to find out how to set it to discoverable mode.3. Tap the name of the target device when you see it displayed in the Bluetooth devices section. Your device automatically tries to pair with the target device. If automatic pairing fails, enter the passcode supplied with the target device.
75BluetoothSettingsNote: Due to different specifications and features of other Bluetooth-compatible devices, display and operations may be different, and functions such as transfer or exchange may not be possible with all Bluetooth compatible devices.Rename a Paired DeviceOnce you have paired your device to another device, you can rename the paired device to make it easier to recognize.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Bluetooth, and then tap On/Off to turn on Bluetooth.3. Tap  Settings next to the previously paired device, and then tap Rename.4. Enter a new name, and tap Rename.Delete a Paired Device (Unpair)When you unpair from a Bluetooth device, the two devices no longer recognize each other. To connect again, you have to pair the devices.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Bluetooth, and then tap On/Off to turn on Bluetooth.3. Tap  Settings next to the paired device, and then tap Unpair to delete the paired device.
76Airplane ModeSettingsAirplane ModeAirplane mode disconnects your device from all networks and turns off connectivity features, such as phone calls and Wi‑Fi.While in Airplane mode, you can use other features such as playing music, watching videos, and other offline applications.Enable Airplane ModeTo enable or disable Airplane mode:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Airplane mode, and then tap On/Off to enable or disable the option.
77Mobile Hotspot and TetheringSettingsMobile Hotspot and TetheringUse Mobile hotspot and Tethering to share your device’s Internet connection with other devices.Enable Mobile HotspotActivate Mobile hotspot to allow other devices to use your device’s Internet connection.Note: You must have a tethering plan on your service account in order to use Mobile hotspot.Warning: Mobile hotspot consumes battery power and uses data service.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Mobile hotspot and tethering > Mobile hotspot.3. Tap On/Off to turn Mobile hotspot on or off.Connect a Device to Your Mobile HotspotUse the other device’s Wi-Fi control to connect to Mobile hotspot.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Mobile hotspot and tethering > Mobile hotspot.3. Tap On/Off to turn on Mobile hotspot.4. Activate Wi-Fi on the target device.5. Scan for Wi-Fi hotspots and select the target device from the list.6. Enter your device’s Mobile hotspot password on the target device.Allowed Devices ListControl whether devices connect to your Mobile hotspot with the Allowed devices list. After you add devices to the list, they can scan for your device and connect using your device’s Mobile hotspot name and password.Note: Using your device as a Mobile hotspot consumes battery power and uses data service. While Mobile hotspot is active, your device’s applications use the Mobile hotspot data service. Roaming while using your device as a Mobile hotspot incurs extra data charges.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Mobile hotspot and tethering > Mobile hotspot.3. Tap On/Off to turn on Mobile hotspot.4. Tap More > Allowed devices, and then tap Add to enter the other device’s Device name and MAC address.5. Tap Add to add the device.Change the Mobile Hotspot PasswordYou can change your Mobile hotspot password.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Mobile hotspot and tethering > Mobile hotspot.3. Tap On/Off to turn on Mobile hotspot.4. Tap the password and enter a new password.5. Tap Save.
78Mobile Hotspot and TetheringSettingsConfigure Mobile Hotspot SettingsManage your Mobile hotspot security and connecting settings.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Mobile hotspot and tethering > Mobile hotspot.3. Tap More > Configure mobile hotspot for the following settings:Network name: View and change the name of your Mobile hotspot.Hide my device: Make your Mobile hotspot invisible to other Wi-Fi devices during a scan. Other devices can still connect to your Mobile hotspot, but have to set up the connection manually with your Network SSID and Password.Security: Choose the security level for your Mobile hotspot.Password: If you choose a security level that uses a password, enter the password. A default password is displayed on the Mobile hotspot screen.Show password: Display your password instead of masking it.Show advanced options: Access advanced options, including Broadcast channel, and to specify the channel your device uses for Mobile hotspot.Timeout SettingsAutomatically turn off Mobile hotspot if there are no connected devices.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Mobile hotspot and tethering > Mobile hotspot.3. Tap More > Timeout settings, and then select an interval.Wi-Fi SharingYour Wi-Fi network may be shared with other devices. Be aware that your device may switch between your saved Wi-Fi networks without notice.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Mobile hotspot and tethering > Mobile hotspot.3. Tap More > Wi-Fi sharing for the following options:Turn on Wi-Fi sharingTurn off Wi-Fi sharingTethering Your DeviceYou can use USB tethering to share your device's Internet connection with a computer.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Mobile hotspot and tethering.3. Connect the computer to the device using the USB cable, and then tap USB tethering to turn tethering on.
79Data UsageSettingsData UsageMonitor how your data is being used, and set limits and restrictions to conserve it.Note: Your service provider may account for data usage differently.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Data usage for options:Data usage cycle: Tap the drop-down menu, and then choose a time period for data usage. Data usage for the period is displayed on the graph, along with usage by application at the bottom of the screen.Mobile data: Enable mobile data.International data roaming: Enable data roaming on your device.Set mobile data limit: Your mobile data connection is turned off when the specified limit is reached.By application: View data usage by application.3. Tap More for the following options:Restrict background data: Restrict some apps and services from working unless you are connected to a Wi-Fi network.Show/Hide Wi-Fi usage: Display or hide a Wi-Fi tab that shows Wi-Fi usage.Restrict networks: Select Wi-Fi networks that are mobile hotspots. You can restrict apps from using these networks, and you can configure apps to warn you before using these networks for large downloads.Help: View help topics for data usage.
80Mobile NetworksSettingsMobile NetworksControl your device’s access to networks and mobile data service.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Mobile networks for options:Mobile data: Allow your device to connect to a mobile data network.International data roaming: Allow your device to connect to data services while roaming. Significantly higher charges may result.Access Point Names: Choose or add APNs.Network operators: Choose available and preferred networks.AT&T MicroCellTo search for an AT&T MicroCell:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap Mobile networks.3. Tap Network operators > Search for AT&T MicroCell.Your AT&T MicroCell must be installed and activated before you can connect to it. For more information, visit att.com/esupport.
81NFC and PaymentSettingsNFC and PaymentNFC (Near Field Communication) allows data exchange when you touch your device with another compatible device. This is used for features like Android Beam.Enable NFCActivate NFC to allow your device to exchange data with other NFC devices.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap NFC and payment.3. Tap On/Off to turn NFC on.Android BeamWhen Android Beam is activated, you can beam app content to another NFC-capable device by holding the devices close together. You can beam browser pages, YouTube videos, contacts, and more.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap NFC and payment.3. Tap On/Off to turn NFC on.4. Tap Android Beam, and tap On/Off to turn Android Beam on.5. Touch the back of your device with another NFC-capable device to transfer content.Tap and PayTap and pay allows you to select the default payment application you want to use for making purchases on your device.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap NFC and payment.3. Tap On/Off to turn NFC on.4. Tap Tap and pay.5. Tap Payment for the following options:Choose the app that you want as your default.Tap If open app supports tap and pay to choose whether you want to always use the default payment application, or use an open app if it supports Tap and pay.6. Tap Others to choose other types of payment apps.
82More Connection SettingsSettingsMore Connection SettingsThe More connection settings allow you to configure a variety of connectivity settings for your device.Nearby Device ScanningScan for nearby devices to connect to and set them up easily. You receive a notification when there are available devices to connect to.Note: This function uses Bluetooth Low Energy scanning even if Bluetooth is turned off on your device.To enable nearby device scanning:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap More connection settings > Nearby device scanning.3. Tap On/Off to enable the feature.PrintingPrint images and documents to Samsung printers and other compatible printers (not included).1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap More connection settings > Printing.3. Tap a print service and follow the prompts.Note: Tap Download plug-in to install additional print service drivers.MirrorLinkMirror your device’s display on your car’s entertainment and information screen using a USB connection. Note: To use this feature, your car system must support MirrorLink.To turn on MirrorLink:1. Connect your device to your car’s system using the USB cable.2. On your device’s Home screen, tap  Apps >  Settings > Connections.3. Tap More connection settings > MirrorLink.4. Tap On/Off and follow the prompts.5. Tap More > MirrorLink device ID to view the MirrorLink ID for your device.Virtual Private Networks (VPN)Set up and manage your Virtual Private Networks (VPNs).Note: You must set a secured screen lock before setting up a VPN. For more information, see Lock Screen and Security.Add a VPNUse the VPN settings menu to add a VPN connection to your device.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap More connection settings > VPN.3. Tap Add VPN and follow the prompts to set up your VPN.
83More Connection SettingsSettingsConnect to a VPNTo connect to a VPN:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap More connection settings > VPN.3. Tap the VPN, enter your log in information, and tap Connect.Disconnect from a VPNTo disconnect from a VPN:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap More connection settings > VPN.3. Tap the VPN, and tap Disconnect.Edit or Delete a VPNOnce you have set up a VPN connection, you can edit or delete the connection.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap More connection settings > VPN.3. Tap  Settings next to the VPN that you want to edit or delete.4. Edit the VPN and tap Save.– or –Tap Forget to delete the VPN.Reset Network SettingsYou can reset Wi-Fi, Mobile data, and Bluetooth settings with Reset network settings.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Connections.2. Tap More connection settings > Reset network settings.3. Tap Reset settings, and confirm when prompted.
84Sounds and VibrationSettingsSounds and VibrationConfigure the sounds and vibrations used to indicate notifications, screen touches, and other interactions.Change the Sound ModeYou can switch between sound modes, while preserving the individual sound settings you have made.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration > Sound mode, and then choose a mode:Sound: Use the sounds, vibrations, and volume levels you have chosen in Sound settings for notifications and alerts.Vibrate: Vibrate for notifications and alerts. This uses the Vibration intensity you choose in Sound settings.Mute: Mute all sounds and notifications.Vibrate While RingingYour device can vibrate in addition to ringing when you receive a call.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration > Vibrate while ringing to enable this option.Adjust the VolumeSet the system volume level and default volume for call ringtones, notifications, and other audio.Tip: You can also set the Ringtone volume from a Home screen by pressing the Volume key.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration > Volume and drag the sliders to set the default volume for:RingtoneMediaNotificationsSystemVibration IntensitySet the amount of vibration for incoming calls, notifications, and haptic feedback.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration > Vibration intensity.3. Drag the sliders to set the various vibration intensities.Select a Default RingtoneChoose from preset ringtones or add your own.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration > Ringtone.3. Tap a ringtone to hear a preview and select it.– or –Tap Add ringtone to use an audio file as a ringtone.
85Sounds and VibrationSettingsSelect a Default Vibration PatternChoose from preset vibration patterns or create your own pattern.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration > Vibration pattern.3. Tap a pattern to preview and select it.Change the Notification SoundChoose a sound for notifications, such as for new messages and event reminders.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration > Notification sound and configure the following options:Default notification sound: Choose a default sound for all notifications.Messages notifications: Choose a sound for message notifications, and configure vibration and Preview message options.Calendar notifications: Choose a sound for calendar notifications, and enable or disable vibration alert.Email notifications: Configure email account notifications. An email account must be configured for this option to be available.Do Not DisturbThis setting allows you to block all notifications and alerts. The options below determine what notifications can make sounds, and during what time periods you want to enter this mode.To activate Do not disturb mode:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration > Do not disturb.3. Tap Turn on now to enable this option.SchedulingThis option allows you to turn Do not disturb mode on or off automatically at scheduled times. Note: Scheduling is not available if Do not disturb mode has been turned on manually.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration > Do not disturb.3. Tap Turn on as scheduled, and set the Days, Start time, and End time.Allow ExceptionsThis option lets you customize which notifications are allowed while your device is in Do not disturb mode.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration > Do not disturb.3. Tap Allow exceptions, and tap one of the following options:No exceptionsAlarms onlyCustom
86Sounds and VibrationSettingsSystem SoundsSet various other system sound options.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration, and tap to enable each option:Touch sounds: Play tones when you touch or tap the screen to make selections.Screen lock sounds: Play a sound when you unlock the screen.Charging sound: Play a sound when a charger is connected.Vibration feedback: Vibrate when Back or Recent are tapped, and for other actions.Key-tap FeedbackPlay tones when the dialing keypad or the keyboard is tapped.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration, and tap to enable each option:Dialing keypad tone: Play tone when the dialing keypad is tapped.Keyboard sound: Play a sound when the Samsung keyboard is tapped.Keyboard vibration: Vibrate when the Samsung keyboard is tapped.Sound Quality and EffectsYou can enable sound effects when connected to a headset.Note: Sound effects are only available when headphones or a compatible Bluetooth headset (not included) is connected.Choose from advanced sound options to customize your audio experience.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Sounds and vibration > Sound quality and effects.3. Tap Equalizer and choose a setting, or tap Advanced or Basic to customize your sound settings.4. Tap On/Off to enable each option:UHQ Upscaler: Enhance the sound resolution of music and videos for a clearer listening experience.Surround: Recreate the effects of rich surround sound.Tube Amp Pro: Simulate the soft timbre of a tube amplifier.Concert hall: Simulate the reverb of a concert hall.5. Tap Adapt sound and follow the prompts to customize your sound settings.
87NotificationsSettingsNotificationsSelect which apps you want to receive alerts from. Alerts include notifications, sounds, and vibrations.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Notifications.3. Tap On/Off next to an app to enable or disable notifications.Tap Advanced to configure more notification options for individual apps.
88DisplaySettingsDisplayConfigure your display’s brightness, screen timeout delay, and other display settings.Adjust the Screen BrightnessAdjust the screen brightness to suit your surroundings or personal preference. You may also want to adjust screen brightness to conserve battery power.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Display.3. Customize options under Brightness:Tap Auto to allow the device to adjust brightness automatically.Drag the Brightness slider to set a custom brightness level.Note: You can also control Brightness from the Notification panel.Change the Font Size and StyleYou can set the font size and style for all text that is displayed on the screen.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Display > Font to choose a font size and style.Drag the slider to adjust the font size.Tap a font style to select a font, or tap  Download fonts to find new fonts from Galaxy Apps.3. Tap Done to set the font size and style.Enable Icon BackgroundsYou can show icons with a shaded background to make them stand out on the Home screen and Apps list screen.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Display > Icon backgrounds and choose one of the following options:Icons with backgrounds: Show icons with shaded backgrounds.Icons only: Show icons only.3. Tap Done, and confirm when prompted.Set the Screen TimeoutTurn the screen off after a set amount of time.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Display > Screen timeout and choose a time period.Enable Smart StayThe screen does not time out as long as you are facing the front camera.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Display > Smart stay, and tap On/Off to turn the feature on.
89DisplaySettingsAlways On DisplayChoose an image or information to display instead of turning off the screen.Note: To turn this feature on or off without going to Settings, double tap the screen while it is turned off or while the selected image or information is displayed.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Display > Always on display.3. Tap On/Off to enable the feature, and then set the following options:Content to show: The content to show: Clock, Calendar, or Image.Clock style/Calendar style/Image: The clock style, calendar style, or image.Background image: If clock is chosen, set the background image.About Always On Display: View the current software version and license information.Screen ModeChoose a screen mode to match your type of viewing.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Display > Screen mode and choose a screen mode:Tap Adaptive display if you want your device to automatically optimize the display to match the type of image displayed and other criteria, such as battery level.– or –Choose a specific type of screen mode based on what you are viewing.Touch Key Light DurationSet the length of time Recent and Back remain lit after you touch them.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Display > Touch key light duration to choose a timeout period.LED IndicatorLight up the LED indicator when charging, voice recording, or receiving notifications.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Display.3. Tap On/Off next to LED indicator to enable this feature.
90DisplaySettingsKeep Screen Turned OffPrevent the screen from turning on accidentally while the device is in a dark place, such as a pocket or bag.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Display.3. Tap On/Off next to Keep screen turned off to enable this feature.ScreensaverThe Screensaver setting controls what is displayed on the screen when the device is docked (dock not included) or while charging. You can choose to display colors or display photos.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Display > Screensaver.3. Tap On/Off to enable Screensaver.4. Configure options:Colors: Tap the selector to display a changing screen of colors.Photo table: Display pictures in a photo table. Tap Settings for options.Photo frame: Display pictures in a photo frame. Tap Settings for options.Photos: Display pictures from your Google Account. Tap Settings for options. 5. Tap More for additional options:Preview: See a demonstration of Screensaver.Select when to use: Select when your device can go into Screensaver mode.
91Advanced FeaturesSettingsAdvanced FeaturesConfigure features on your device that make it easier to use.Manage Game FeaturesManage useful features while you play games.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Advanced features > Games.3. Tap On/Off to enable or disable the following:Game launcher: Automatically arranges all your games in one place.Game tools: When enabled, a button floating over top of your game provides convenient game features, such as No alerts during game, Minimize and alive, Screenshot, and Record. Game tools can also access your Contacts, Storage, Microphone, and Camera.One-Handed OperationChange the screen layout to accommodate operating your device with one hand.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Advanced features > One-handed operation.3. Tap On/Off to enable or disable the following:Reduce screen size: Press the Home key three times in quick succession to reduce the size of the display.One-handed input: Adjust the size and position of the keyboard and other input methods for easier input with one hand.Other FeaturesConfigure other useful features. For example, you can control certain device actions by picking up the device and by touching the screen with the palm of your hand or turning over the device.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Advanced features.3. Tap On/Off to enable each of the following:Quick launch camera: Open the Camera by quickly pressing the Home key twice.Pop-up view gesture: View an app in pop-up view by swiping downwards diagonally from either corner at the top of the screen while the app is open and shown on the screen.Smart capture: Capture an image of any scrollable areas of the screen that are currently hidden, as well as the area that is visible, and crop and share the screenshot immediately.Palm swipe to capture: Capture an image of the screen by swiping the edge of your hand across it, from side to side, keeping in contact with the screen.Direct call: Call the contact whose call log, message, or contact details are currently on the screen by bringing the device close to your ear.Smart alert: Set the device to vibrate when you pick it up to notify you about missed calls and messages.Easy mute: Mute sounds and video by covering the screen or turning over the device.
92Applications SettingsSettingsApplications SettingsManage settings for applications on your device.Application ManagerYou can download and install new applications on your device. Use Application manager settings to manage your downloaded and preloaded applications.Warning: Because this device can be configured with system software not provided by or supported by Google or any other company, you operate this software at your own risk.Application Manager OptionsIf have disabled apps, you can choose whether to display them.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Applications > Application manager.3. If you have disabled applications:Tap All apps at the top left of the screen.Tap All apps, Enabled, or Disabled.4. Tap More for the following options:Show/Hide system apps: Show or hide system (background) apps.Apps that can appear on top: Choose apps that can run on top of other running apps.Change system settings: Select which apps can change system endings.Reset app preferences: Reset options that have been changed. Existing app data is not deleted.Note: Options vary by application.Manage AppsYou can view and update information about an application, including memory usage, default settings, and permissions.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Applications > Application manager.3. Tap an application to view and update information about the application. The following options are displayed:Uninstall/Disable: Uninstall or disable the application. Preloaded apps can only be disabled.Force stop: Stop an app that is misbehaving. Restart your device if stopping an app, process, or service causes your device to stop working correctly.Storage: Manage the app’s storage usage.Data usage: View mobile data usage.Permissions: View permissions granted to the app for access to your device’s information.Notifications: Configure notifications from the app.Set as default: Set the app as a default for a certain category of apps.Battery: View battery usage since the last full charge.Memory: View memory usage.
93Applications SettingsSettingsDefault ApplicationsIf you have multiple applications of the same type, such as email apps, you can select one app to be the default.You can also use a simpler Home screen that provides an easier user experience for first-time smartphone users.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Applications > Default applications.3. Tap the following to choose default apps:Browser app: Choose a default browser app.Calling app: Choose a default calling app.Messaging app: Choose a default messaging (text and multimedia) app.Set as default: Choose default apps for other functions.Home screen: Choose a Home screen type.Device assistance app: Choose an app that provides assistance for using your device.Application SettingsShortcuts to the settings for various apps are available in one convenient location.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Device.2. Tap Applications.3. Tap one of the following to display the settings for the selected app:CalendarCameraContactsEmailInternetMessagesPhoneS Voice appWeatherGoogle
94WallpaperSettingsWallpaperChange the look of the Home and Lock screens with wallpaper. You can display a favorite picture or choose from preloaded wallpapers.To change wallpaper:1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Personal.2. Tap Wallpaper.3. Tap Home screen, Lock screen, or Home and lock screen.4. Tap an image to preview it, and then tap Set as wallpaper.Tap Wallpaper motion effect to allow the wallpaper to shift slightly as you move the device.Tap From Gallery for additional wallpapers.
95ThemesSettingsThemesSet the theme to be applied to your Home and Lock screens, wallpapers, and app icons.You can apply a theme to your Home or Lock screen.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Personal.2. Tap Themes.Tap a theme to view a preview of various screens.Tap More themes to download additional themes from the Theme Store with your Samsung account.3. Tap Apply to apply the selected theme.
96Home Screen SettingsSettingsHome Screen SettingsCustomize your Home screen by adding application shortcuts, widgets, folders, and using wallpapers.To customize Home screen: ► From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Personal > Home screen.- or -From a Home screen, either tap and hold an empty space on a screen or pinch the screen.For more information, see Home Screen.
97Lock Screen and SecuritySettingsLock Screen and SecuritySecure your device and protect your data with Lock Screen and Security settings.Set a Screen LockIt is recommended that you secure your device using a Screen lock.1. From a Home screen, tap Apps >  Settings > Personal.2. Tap Lock screen and security > Screen lock type to select a screen lock and level of security:Swipe: Swipe the screen to unlock it. This option provides no security.Pattern: Create a pattern that you draw on the screen to unlock your device. This option provides medium security.PIN: Select a PIN to use for unlocking the screen. This option provides medium to high security.Password: Create a password for unlocking the screen. This option provides high security.None: Never use a Lock screen.Fingerprints: Use fingerprint recognition to unlock the screen. This option provides medium to high security.3. Select your notification preferences, if you choose a secured lock screen option:Show contentHide contentDo not show notifications4. Tap Set up to set up and use fingerprints to unlock the device in addition to a PIN, pattern, or password. Tap Later to skip fingerprints setup.5. Choose a screen lock option:Info and app shortcuts: Display a dual clock, or information such as the weather, on the Lock screen.Notifications on lock screen: Show