Asus Tablet User guide

ASUS Tablet
E9411
October 2014
First Edition
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Contents
Conventions used ................................................................................................................................. 7
Care and safety........................................................................................................................................ 7
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Get your Zen ready!
Parts and features.......................................................................................................... 9
Installing a memory card...................................................................................................................10
Charging your ASUS Tablet...............................................................................................................13
Turning your ASUS Tablet on or off................................................................................................15
Basics.........................................................................................................................................................16
Starting for the first time...................................................................................................................17
Using the optional ASUS Mobile dock..........................................................................................19
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There’s no place like Home
Zen Home features......................................................................................................25
Home screen..........................................................................................................................................25
Personalizing your Home screen................................................................................27
App shortcuts........................................................................................................................................27
Widgets....................................................................................................................................................28
Wallpapers..............................................................................................................................................29
Extended Home screen......................................................................................................................30
Setting up the date and time...........................................................................................................31
Setting up your ringtone and alert sounds................................................................................31
Quick settings........................................................................................................................................32
System notifications............................................................................................................................33
Lock Screen..................................................................................................................34
Customizing your lock screen..........................................................................................................34
Customizing the quick access buttons.........................................................................................35
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Keeping in touch
Managing contacts......................................................................................................39
Launching the Contacts app............................................................................................................39
Contacts Settings.................................................................................................................................39
Setting up your profile.......................................................................................................................39
Adding contacts....................................................................................................................................41
Setting up your VIPs............................................................................................................................42
Marking your favorite contacts.......................................................................................................44
Importing contacts..............................................................................................................................45
Exporting contacts...............................................................................................................................45
Social networking with your contacts..........................................................................................46
Send messages and more...........................................................................................47
Omlet Chat..............................................................................................................................................47
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Your precious moments
Capture moments........................................................................................................59
Launching the Camera app..............................................................................................................59
Using Camera for the first time.......................................................................................................60
Advanced camera features...............................................................................................................64
Using the Gallery.........................................................................................................70
Viewing files from your social network or cloud storage.......................................................70
Viewing the photo location..............................................................................................................71
Sharing files from the Gallery...........................................................................................................72
Deleting files from the Gallery.........................................................................................................72
Editing images.......................................................................................................................................72
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Work hard, play harder
Browser.........................................................................................................................73
Launching the Browser app..............................................................................................................73
Sharing pages........................................................................................................................................74
Reading the pages later.....................................................................................................................74
Adding a new tab.................................................................................................................................74
Bookmarking pages............................................................................................................................74
Smartly read online.............................................................................................................................75
Clearing the browser cache..............................................................................................................76
Email.............................................................................................................................76
Setting up email accounts................................................................................................................76
Adding email accounts.......................................................................................................................77
Setting up a Gmail account..............................................................................................................77
Calendar.......................................................................................................................78
Creating events.....................................................................................................................................78
Adding accounts to Calendar..........................................................................................................78
Creating an event from your account...........................................................................................79
Enabling alert reminders for events..............................................................................................79
What’s Next..................................................................................................................80
Getting event reminders...................................................................................................................80
Accepting or declining invites to events.....................................................................................81
Getting event-related alerts.............................................................................................................82
Getting the weather updates...........................................................................................................84
Displaying the 7-day weather forecast.........................................................................................85
Do It Later.....................................................................................................................86
Adding to-do tasks..............................................................................................................................86
Prioritizing to-do tasks.......................................................................................................................86
Catching up on my online reading now......................................................................................87
Deleting to-do tasks............................................................................................................................87
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SuperNote....................................................................................................................88
Creating a notebook...........................................................................................................................89
Sharing a notebook on the Cloud..................................................................................................89
Sharing a note to the Cloud.............................................................................................................89
File Manager................................................................................................................90
Accessing the internal storage........................................................................................................90
Accessing the external storage device.........................................................................................90
Accessing Cloud Storage...................................................................................................................90
The Cloud.....................................................................................................................91
ASUS WebStorage................................................................................................................................91
Data Transfer................................................................................................................92
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Fun and entertainment
Using a headset............................................................................................................93
Connecting the audio jack................................................................................................................93
Play Games...................................................................................................................94
Using Play Games.................................................................................................................................94
Music.............................................................................................................................95
Launching Music...................................................................................................................................95
Playing songs.........................................................................................................................................95
Streaming Cloud music......................................................................................................................96
Creating a playlist.................................................................................................................................97
PlayTo other devices............................................................................................................................97
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Staying connected
Mobile network............................................................................................................98
Enabling the mobile network..........................................................................................................98
Wi-Fi..............................................................................................................................98
Enabling Wi-Fi........................................................................................................................................98
Connecting to a Wi-Fi network........................................................................................................99
Disabling Wi-Fi.......................................................................................................................................99
Bluetooth®....................................................................................................................99
Enabling Bluetooth®............................................................................................................................99
Pairing your ASUS Tablet to a Bluetooth® device................................................................... 100
Unpairing your ASUS Tablet from the Bluetooth® device................................................... 100
PlayTo..........................................................................................................................101
Launching PlayTo.............................................................................................................................. 101
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Travel and Maps
Weather......................................................................................................................102
Launching the Weather app.......................................................................................................... 102
Weather home screen...................................................................................................................... 103
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Clock...........................................................................................................................104
World Clock.......................................................................................................................................... 104
Alarm clock.......................................................................................................................................... 105
Stopwatch............................................................................................................................................ 105
Timer...................................................................................................................................................... 106
9ZenLink
Knowing ZenLink.......................................................................................................107
Party Link.............................................................................................................................................. 107
Share Link............................................................................................................................................. 109
PC Link................................................................................................................................................... 111
Remote Link......................................................................................................................................... 113
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Zen Everywhere
Special Zen Tools........................................................................................................116
Calculator............................................................................................................................................. 116
Quick Memo........................................................................................................................................ 118
Sound Recorder................................................................................................................................. 119
Audio Wizard....................................................................................................................................... 121
Splendid................................................................................................................................................ 122
Power Saver......................................................................................................................................... 124
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Maintain your Zen
Keeping your device up-to-date...............................................................................126
Updating your system..................................................................................................................... 126
Storage.................................................................................................................................................. 126
Backup and reset............................................................................................................................... 126
Securing your ASUS Tablet............................................................................................................. 127
Appendix
Notices........................................................................................................................132
Index
Index...................................................................................................................................................... 136
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Conventions used
To highlight key information in this manual, some text are presented as follows:
IMPORTANT! This message contains vital information that must be followed to complete a task.
NOTE: This message contains additional information and tips that can help complete tasks.
CAUTION! This message contains important information that must be followed to keep you safe while
performing tasks and prevent damage to your ASUS Tablet data and components.
Care and safety
Guidelines
Road safety comes first. We strongly recommend not to use your device when
driving or operating any type of vehicle.
This device should only be used in environments with ambient temperatures
between 5°C (41°F) and 35°C (95°F).
Turn off your device in restricted areas where the use of mobile devices is prohibited.
Always obey rules and regulations when in restricted areas, such as, in aircraft, movie
theater, in hospitals or near medical equipment, near gas or fuel, construction sites,
blasting sites and other areas.
Use only AC adapters and cables approved by ASUS for use with this device. Refer to
the rating label on the bottom of your device and ensure that your power adapter
complies with this rating.
Do not use damaged power cables, accessories, and other peripherals with your
device.
Keep your device dry. Do not use or expose your device near liquids, rain, or
moisture.
You can put your device through x-ray machines (such as those used in conveyor
belts for airport security), but do not expose the device to magnetic detectors and
wands.
The device screen is made of glass. If the glass gets broken, stop using the device
and do not touch the broken glass parts. Immediately send device for repair to
ASUS-qualified service personnel.
Do not listen at high volume levels for long periods to prevent possible hearing
damage.
Disconnect the AC power before cleaning your device. Use only a clean cellulose
sponge or chamois cloth when cleaning your device screen.
Send device for repair to ASUS-qualified service personnel only.
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Proper disposal
Risk of explosion if battery is replaced by an incorrect type. Dispose of used batteries
according to the instructions.
Do not throw your device in municipal waste. This product has been designed to
enable proper reuse of parts and recycling. The symbol of the crossed out wheeled
bin indicates that the product (electrical, electronic equipment and mercurycontaining button cell battery) should not be placed in municipal waste. Check local
regulations for disposal of electronic products.
Do not throw the battery in municipal waste. The symbol of the crossed out wheeled
bin indicates that the battery should not be placed in municipal waste.
DO NOT throw the device in fire. DO NOT short circuit the contacts. DO NOT
disassemble the device.
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Parts and features
Take a hold of your device and have it up and running in a jiffy.
Power/lock button
Microphone
Micro HDMI port
Front camera
Volume keys
Rear camera
Ambient light sensor
Audio speaker
MicroSD
card slot
Headphone
jack
Micro-USB connector
Touch screen
Hinge hole
Dock port
Hinge hole
Audio speaker
IMPORTANT! Keep the device, particularly the touch screen, dry all the time. Water or other liquids can
cause the touch screen to malfunction.
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Installing a memory card
Your ASUS Tablet supports a microSD™, microSDHC™, and microSDXC™ memory card with up to 64
GB of capacity.
NOTE: Some memory cards may not be compatible with your ASUS Tablet. Ensure that you use only
compatible memory cards to prevent loss of data, damage to your device, or memory card, or both.
CAUTION! Be extra careful when handling a memory card. ASUS is not responsible for any data loss or
damage incurred to your memory card.
To install a memory card:
1. Orient your device as shown.
2. Align a memory card with its metal contacts facing up and insert it into the memory card slot.
3. Push the memory card all the way into the slot until it is seated firmly in place.
NOTE: After installing a formatted memory card, you can access its contents from File Manager >
MicroSD.
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Removing memory card
CAUTION!
• Be extra careful when handling a memory card. ASUS is not responsible for any data loss or damage
incurred to your memory card.
• Eject the memory card properly to safely remove it from device. To eject the memory card, go to
Home > All Apps > Settings > Storage > Unmount external storage.
To remove a memory card:
1. Orient your device as shown.
2. Press the memory card to eject.
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3. Pull out the memory card.
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Charging your ASUS Tablet
Your ASUS Tablet comes partially charged but you must charge it fully before using it for the first
time. Read the following important notices and cautions before charging your device.
IMPORTANT!
• Use only the bundled AC power adapter and micro-USB cable to charge your ASUS Tablet. Using a
different AC power adapter and cable may damage your device.
• Peel off the protective film on the AC power adapter and micro-USB cable before using it with your
device.
• Ensure to plug the AC power adapter to a compatible power outlet. You can plug the AC power
adapter to any compatible 100~240 V outlet.
• The output voltage of the AC power adapter for this device is DC 5 V, 2 A.
• When using your ASUS Tablet while plugged-in to a power outlet, the power outlet must be near
your device and easily accessible.
• To conserve electricity, unplug the AC power adapter from the power outlet when not in use.
• Do not place heavy objects on top of your ASUS Tablet.
CAUTION!
• While charging, your ASUS Tablet can become warm. This is normal, however, if your device
becomes unusually hot, disconnect the micro-USB cable from your device and send the device,
including the AC power adapter and cable to an ASUS-qualified service personnel.
• To prevent any damage to your ASUS Tablet, AC adapter, or micro-USB cable. Ensure that the microUSB cable, AC adapter, and your device are connected properly before charging.
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To charge your ASUS Tablet:
1. Connect the micro USB cable to the AC power adapter.
2. Connect the micro USB cable to your ASUS Tablet.
3. Plug the AC power adapter to a grounded power outlet.
IMPORTANT!
• Charge your ASUS Tablet for eight (8) hours before using it in battery mode for the first time.
• The status of battery charge is indicated by the following icons:
Low Not Charging
Charging Full
4. When fully-charged, disconnect the USB cable from your ASUS Tablet first before unplugging
the AC power adapter from the power outlet.
NOTES:
• You can use your device while charging but it may take longer to fully charge the device.
• Charging your device via USB port of a computer may take longer to fully charge the device.
• If your computer does not provide enough power for charging via USB port, charge your ASUS
Tablet using the AC power adapter plugged to a power outlet instead.
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Turning your ASUS Tablet on or off
Turning your device on
To turn your device on, press and hold the power button until your device vibrates and starts up.
Turning your device off
To turn your device off:
1. If your screen is turned off, press the power button to turn it on. If your screen is locked, unlock
the device screen.
2. Press and hold the power button, then when prompted, tap Power off then tap OK.
Sleep mode
To put your device in sleep mode, press the power button once until the screen turns off.
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Basics
Explore the intuitive simplicity of ASUS Zen UI!
ASUS Zen UI is a charming and intuitive interface exclusively for ASUS ASUS Tablets. It provides you
with special apps, which are integrated in or with other apps, to fit your unique individual needs
and make your life easier while letting you have fun with your ASUS Tablet.
Camera
With PixelMaster technology, capture those precious moments in vivid and high-quality
photos and videos.
Do It Later
Get hold and act on your important emails, interesting websites, or other important
tasks when it is more convenient for you to do so.
What’s Next
View meeting details, emails, and other event alerts or notifications at a glance right
from your Home screen, Lock Screen, or What’s Next app.
ZenLink
Get maximum productivity from ZenLink, which comprises of Remote Link, Share Link,
PC Link, and Party Link apps. Use any of these apps to connect with other devices for
sharing and receiving files.
NOTE: Availability of the ZenLink apps vary with ASUS Tablet models.
NOTE: Availability of ASUS Zen UI apps vary per region and ASUS Tablet model. Tap
Home screen to check the apps available on your ASUS Tablet.
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from your
Starting for the first time
When you turn your ASUS Tablet on for the first time, Setup Wizard will guide you through the
setup process. Follow the onscreen instructions to select your language, select input methods, set
up your mobile network and Wi-Fi, sync accounts, and configure your location services.
Use your Google or ASUS account to set up your device, if you do not have a Google or ASUS
account yet, go ahead and create one.
Google Account
Using a Google Account allows you to fully utilize these Android OS features:
•
Organize and see all your information from anywhere.
•
Automatically backup all your data.
•
Leverage Google services conveniently from anywhere.
ASUS Account
Having an ASUS Account gets you to enjoy the following perks:
•
Personalized ASUS support service and warranty extension for registered products.
•
Free 5 GB of Cloud storage space.
•
Receive the latest device and firmware updates.
NOTE: You can also use the Setup Wizard to reconfigure your device, any time at your convenience.
From the Home screen tap
> Setup Wizard.
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Battery power conservation tips
The battery charge is the lifeline of your ASUS Tablet. Here are some battery power conservation
tips that helps preserve the power of your ASUS Tablet’s battery.
– When not in use, press the power button to put the device in sleep mode.
– Activate Smart Saving in Power Saver app.
– Set audio to Power Saving mode.
– Decrease brightness of display.
– Keep the speaker volume to a low level.
– Disable Wi-Fi feature.
– Disable Bluetooth feature.
– Disable Miracast feature.
– Disable GPS.
– Disable the screen auto-rotate feature.
– Disable all auto-sync features in your device.
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Using the optional ASUS Mobile dock
If you purchased an optional ASUS Mobile dock, you can connect your ASUS Tablet to support
additional features such as keyboard, touchpad, and USB 2.0 functions.
Parts and features
Dock connector
Latch hook
Latch hook
Release button
Hinge
USB 2.0 port
Touchpad
Keyboard
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Docking your ASUS Tablet
Triangle mark
Triangle mark
To dock your ASUS Tablet:
1. Put the ASUS Mobile dock in a flat and stable surface.
2. Align the ASUS Tablet with the ASUS Mobile dock.
NOTE: Use the triangle mark of the ASUS Tablet and the triangle mark on the ASUS Mobile dock's
release button to align both devices.
3. Firmly insert the ASUS Tablet into the hinge of the ASUS Mobile dock. Ensure that the latch
hooks are fully inserted to the hinge holes of your ASUS Tablet.
IMPORTANT! Always pick up the entire assembly from the bottom when your ASUS Tablet is attached
to the ASUS Mobile dock.
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Using the special keys
The special keys on your ASUS Mobile dock have stand-alone functions and some must be used
with the function key <Fn>.
NOTE: The location of the special keys may vary with country or region.
Returns to previous page.
Activates sleep mode.
Toggles the wireless LAN ON or OFF.
Toggles the touchpad ON or OFF.
Decreases the display brightness.
PgUp
Increases the display brightness.
Fn
Captures the screen image.
PgUp
Launches the Settings app.
Fn
Fn
Home
PgDp
Home
PgUp
End
Deletes text.
PgUp
Home
PgUp
Returns to the previous track when playing music.
Fn
PgDp
Home
PgDp
PgDp
End
End
PgUp
PgDp
Homeplayback.
Starts playing music from your playlist. It also resumes or pauses the current
n
PgUp
Fast forwards or skips to the next track during playback.
Home
PgUp
Home
Mutes the speaker.
PgUp
Home
Decreases the speaker volume.
PgUp
Home
Increases the speaker volume.
PgUp
Home
Returns to Home Screen.
PgUp
Home
PgDp
PgDp
End
PgDp
Home
PgDp
PgUp
PgUp
Home
PgDp
Home
Home
PgDp
PgDp
End
Home
PgDp
End
End
End
End
on the screen.
End
PgUp
Press <Fn> and the arrow keys to scroll up and down or
scroll to the start and end of a document or web page.
End
Fn
PgUp
End
End
Activates the properties menu and is equivalent to or
PgUp
PgDp
PgDp
PgDp
End
End
Home
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PgDp
End
Using the touchpad
Perform these gestures to activate and move the pointer on screen.
Finger slide
Slide your finger across the touchpad to move the
pointer.
Tap/Double tap
Single tap to select an item. Double-tap to launch an
item.
Drag and drop
Select an item then press and hold the left-click
button. Using your other finger, slide down the
touchpad to drag and drop the item to a new location.
Two-finger scroll (left/right)
Slide two fingers to scroll left or right.
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Two-finger scroll (up/down)
Slide two fingers to scroll up or down.
Two-finger tap and hold
Use two fingers to hold a selected item.
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Undocking your ASUS Tablet
To undock your ASUS Tablet:
1. Put the entire assembly in a flat and stable surface.
2. Press the release button on the ASUS Mobile dock to release the ASUS Tablet.
3. Lift the ASUS Tablet to detach it from the ASUS Mobile dock.
NOTE: The input voltage of the ASUS Mobile dock is DC 3.75 V, 0.8 A.
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Zen Home features
Home screen
Get reminders of important events, app and system updates, weather forecasts, and text messages
from people who really matter to you, right from your Home screen.
Tap to open Google Search page
Swipe down this area to display System notifications
Swipe down this area to display Quick settings
Tap to open Voice Search
Tap to display Time settings
Tap to open Supernote app
Tap to add contacts
Tap to open Music screen
Tap to open All Apps screen
Tap to open an app
Tap to update Weather settings
Swipe the Home screen to the left or right to display the extended Home screen.
NOTE: To add more pages to your Home screen, see Extended Home screen.
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Understanding notification icons
These icons are shown on the status bar and will guide you of the current status of your ASUS
Tablet.
Wi-Fi
Shows the signal strength of your Wi-Fi connection.
Battery life
Shows the battery status of your ASUS Tablet.
MicroSD card
Shows that a microSD card is inserted in your ASUS Tablet.
Screenshots
Shows that you took screenshots of your ASUS Tablet.
Airplane mode
Shows that your ASUS Tablet is on Airplane mode.
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Shows that Wi-Fi hotspot of your ASUS Tablet is enabled.
Smart Saving mode
Shows that Smart Saving mode is enabled.
NOTE: For more details, see Power Saver.
Mute mode
Shows that Mute mode is enabled.
Download status
Shows the download status of an app or file.
Reading Mode
Shows that Reading mode is enabled.
NOTE: For more details, see Reading Mode.
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Personalizing your Home screen
Stamp your own personality on your Home screen. Select an attractive design as your wallpaper,
add shortcuts for quick access to your favorite apps, and add widgets for a quick review of
important info. You can also add more pages so you can add and quickly access or view more apps
or widgets on your Home screen.
App shortcuts
App shortcuts make it easier to quickly-access your often-used or favorite apps from your Home
screen. You can add, remove, or group your apps into one folder.
Adding app shortcuts
Add shortcuts to quickly access your often-used apps right from your Home screen.
1. Tap and hold an empty area on your Home screen and select Apps.
2. From the All Apps list, tap and hold an app, then drag it to an empty area on your Home screen.
Removing app shortcuts
From your Home screen, tap and hold an app, then drag it to X Remove on top of your screen. The
app that you’ve removed from your Home screen will remain in the All Apps screen.
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Grouping your app shortcuts in a folder
Create folders to organize your app shortcuts on your Home screen.
1. On your Home screen, tap and drag an app onto another app and a folder will appear.
2. Tap the new folder and tap Unnamed Folder to assign a name to this folder.
Widgets
You can put widgets, which are small dynamic apps, on your Home screen. Widgets provide you
with quick-views of the weather forecast, calendar events information, battery status, and more.
Adding widgets
To add a widget:
1. Tap and hold an empty area on your Home screen and select Widgets.
2. From the Widgets screen, tap and hold a widget, then drag it to an empty area on your Home
screen.
Removing widgets
From your Home screen, tap and hold a widget, then drag it to X Remove on top of your screen.
NOTE: You can also tap
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Wallpapers
Let your apps, icons, and other Zen elements sit on an attractively designed wallpaper. You may
add a translucent background tint to your wallpaper for readability and clarity. You can also select
an animated wallpaper to make your screen come alive.
Move the slider to adjust the
transparency of the wallpaper
Tap to select the
background tint
Tap to select a wallpaper
Tap to apply the
wallpaper settings
Tap to apply a background tint
Applying wallpaper and background tint
To apply wallpaper and background tint:
1. Tap and hold an empty area on your Home screen and select Wallpapers.
2. Select where you want your wallpaper: on your Home screen, Lock screen, or Home screen
and Lock screen. If you do not want to add a background tint to your wallpaper, skip to step 5.
3.Tick Background tint, then adjust the transparency level.
4. Tap
then select a color.
5. Select a wallpaper, then tap Apply.
NOTE: Apply a background tint to your Home screen, or Home screen and Lock screen.
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Applying an animated wallpaper
To apply an animated wallpaper:
1. Tap and hold an empty area on your Home screen and select Wallpapers.
2. Select where you want your wallpaper: on your Home screen, or Home Screen and Lock
screen.
3. Select an animated wallpaper, then tap Apply.
NOTE: You can also set up your wallpaper settings from
> Settings > Display.
Extended Home screen
Extending your Home screen
You can add more pages to extend your Home screen and put more app shortcuts and widgets on
it.
1. Tap and hold an empty area on your Home screen and select Edit page.
2. Tap
to a add a new page. If you wish to delete an extended Home screen, select then drag
and drop it into
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Setting up the date and time
By default, the date and time displayed on your Home screen automatically syncs with your mobile
provider’s settings.
To change the date and time settings:
1. Launch the Settings screen by doing any of the following:
•• Launch Quick settings then tap
•• Tap
.
> Settings.
2. Scroll down the Settings screen and select Date & time.
3.Deselect Automatic date & time and Automatic time zone.
4. Select the time zone and manually set the date and time.
5. You can opt to use the 24-hour format, if you prefer.
6. Select the date format that you want to display.
NOTE: See also Clock.
Setting up your ringtone and alert sounds
Set up the sound for your phone ringtone, notifications such as text messages, emails, and event
alerts. You can also choose to enable or disable te dial pad touch tones, touch sounds, screen lock
sound, or you can choose to have your ASUS Tablet vibrate when you tap on it.
To set up the sound settings:
1. Launch the Settings screen by doing any of the following:
•• Launch Quick settings then tap
•• Tap
.
> Settings.
2. Scroll down the Settings screen and select Sound.
3. Set up your preferred sound settings.
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Quick settings
The Quick settings panel provides a one-tap access to some of the wireless features and settings of
your ASUS Tablet. Each of these features are represented by a button.
To launch the Quick settings panel, swipe down from the upper right corner of your ASUS Tablet.
NOTE: A blue button indicates that the feature is currently enabled while a gray button indicates a
disabled feature. The green buttons refer to individual utilities that you can quickly access via the Quick
Settings Notification Panel.
Tap to open Settings.
Tap to view current System notifications.
Tap to enable/disable features in Quick settings.
Slide left or right to adjust the screen’s brightness.
Tap these buttons to quick-launch these utilities.
Tap these buttons to enable or disable their functions.
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Adding or removing buttons
To add or remove existing buttons from the ASUS Quick Settings notification panel:
1. Launch Quick settings then tap
.
2. Tap the box beside the feature to add or remove it from the ASUS Quick Setting Notification
Panel.
NOTE: A checked box indicates that the feature's button is accessible via the ASUS Quick Settings
Notification Panel while an unchecked box means the opposite.
3. Tap
to go back and view the current ASUS Quick Settings notification panel.
System notifications
From System notifications, you can see the latest updates done and system changes made on your
ASUS Tablet. Most of these changes are data and system-related.
To launch the System notifications panel, swipe down from the upper left corner of your ASUS
Tablet.
Tap this to delete all of the listed notifications.
Swipe the notification to the left
or right to remove it from the list.
Tap on the notification to view its details.
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Lock Screen
By default, the lock screen appears after turning on your device and while waking it up from sleep
mode. From the lock screen, you can proceed to your device’s Android® system by swiping on your
touch screen panel.
Your device’s lock screen can also be customized to regulate access to your mobile data and apps.
Customizing your lock screen
If you want to change your lock screen settings from the default Swipe option, refer to the
following steps:
1. Launch Quick settings then tap
.
2. From the Settings screen, tap Lock screen then tap Screen lock.
3. Tap the screen lock option you would like to use.
NOTE: For more details, see Securing your ASUS Tablet.
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Customizing the quick access buttons
By default, your lock screen includes quick access buttons for these apps: Camera, Email, and
Browser. Change this default settings and customize these buttons to launch other apps on the
lock screen using the following steps:
1. Launch Quick settings then tap
.
2.Select Lock screen then slide the bar from OFF to ON beside Quick Access under Display to
enable this feature.
3.Tap Quick Access.
4. Under the Quick Access screen, select which button you would like to customize.
5. Tap the app you would like to preset on the quick access button you chose to configure.
NOTE: Scroll up or down to view the current list of apps you can preset.
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Voice Search
Make voice commands to your ASUS Tablet then watch it listen and take action using the Voice
Search app. Using Voice Search, you can make voice commands to accomplish the following:
•
Search for data and information online or on your ASUS Tablet
•
Launch apps inside your ASUS Tablet
•
Get directions going to a location
IMPORTANT! Your ASUS Tablet must be connected to the Internet to be able to use this feature.
Launching Voice Search
1. Launch the Voice Search app by doing any of the following:
•• Tap
•• Tap
on the Google search bar.
> Voice Search.
2. Once the mic icon turns red, start saying your voice command.
NOTE: Speak clearly and use concise phrases when talking to your ASUS Tablet. It also helps to start
your commands with a verb related to the ASUS Tablet feature you want to use.
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Customizing voice search results from the Tablet search group
If you want to set parameters for the voice search results gathered from your Google account and
your ASUS Tablet’s data, you may do so using the following steps:
1. On your ASUS Tablet’s home screen, tap
2. Tap
> Voice Search.
> Settings.
3. Tap Tablet search then tick the box of the search groups you would like to include as source
when using Voice Search.
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3. Tap Tablet search.
4. Tick the box of the search groups you would like to include as source when using Voice
Search.
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Keeping in touch
Managing contacts
Organize your contacts and easily stay in touch with them via emails or social networks. Group your
contacts as Favorites to quickly get in touch with them, or group them as VIPs to get notified about
any upcoming events or unread emails.
You can also sync your contacts with your email or social network accounts, link contacts’ info for
easy access in one place, or filter the contacts you want to keep in touch with.
Launching the Contacts app
From your Home screen, do any of the following to launch the Contacts app:
•
Tap Asus > Contacts
•
Tap > Contacts
Contacts Settings
Select how you would want to display your contacts from the Contacts settings. Such display
options include sorting list by first/last name, or viewing contact names as first/last names first. You
can also choose which of these tabs to display on your Contacts screen: Favorites, Groups, VIP.
To set up your Contacts settings, tap
> Settings from the Contacts app.
Setting up your profile
Make your ASUS Tablet truly your own and set up your profile info.
1. Launch the Contacts app then tap Set up my profile or ME.
NOTE: ME appears when you’ve set up your Google account on your ASUS Tablet.
2. Fill in your info such as mobile or home number. To add other info, tap Add another field.
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3. When you’ve completed your info, tap Done. To view your profile info, swipe down from the
top right of your screen to launch the Quick settings panel, then tap the button with your
name on it.
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Adding contacts
Add contacts to your device, corporate, Google, or other email accounts and fill in more important
contact information such as contact numbers, email addresses, special events for VIPs, and more.
1. Launch the Contacts app then tap
.
2. Tap OK to add to your device. Tap Add account to add a contact to your email account.
NOTE: If you don't have an email account, tap Add account then create one.
3. Fill in the neccessary information such as mobile or home number, email address, or group
where you want to put the contact in.
4. After filling in the information and you want to add more contact numbers or email addresses,
tap Add New.
5. If you want to add other contact information, tap Add another field.
6. When you’ve completed the info, tap Done.
Customizing your contact’s profile
Edit your contact’s info, add a photo, set a ringtone, or take a photo as a cover for your contact’s
profile.
1. Launch the Contacts app then select the contact whose info or profile you want to edit or
customize.
2. Make the changes from the contact’s profile page.
• Tap to add your contact’s profile cover from Gallery or by
capturing a photo
• You can display a Facebook profile cover as the theme cover for
a Facebook contact
Tap to edit your contact’s
info
Tap to add your contact’s photo from Gallery or by capturing a photo
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Setting up your VIPs
Group your contacts as VIPs to get notified about upcoming anniversaries, birthdays, and other
important events. You’ll also get alerts about any unread emails. You’ll get all these notices as your
What’ s Next alerts and reminders.
NOTE: For more details , see What’s Next.
Set up your VIP from the contact’s info screen
To set up your VIP from the contact’s info screen:
1. Launch the Contacts app, tap the contact you want to set up as a VIP, then tap
.
2. In your selected contact’s screen, tap Group name then select VIP.
3. When finished, tap Done. The contact is added to your VIP list.
Set up your VIP from the VIP screen
To set up your VIP from the VIP screen:
1. Launch the Contacts app.
2. Tap
> VIP.
3. In the VIP screen, tap
.
4. Select the contact or contacts you want to group as VIPs, then tap Add. The contact or contacts
are added to your VIP list.
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Adding an event to a VIP contact
You can add an event to a VIP contact such as anniversary, birthday, and other important events.
1. Launch the Contacts app, tap the contact you want to add an event detail to, then tap
.
2. In the contact’s info screen, tap Add another field > Events.
3. Select the date for the event, then tap Set.
4. Ensure that you select VIP under the Group field. When finished, tap Done.
5. The contact’s special event will appear in your calendar of events. If you want to get an event
alert, set the reminder time in the Calendar app.
NOTES:
• Set the reminder time for events in Calendar to get What’s Next event alerts or reminders.
• Aside from getting upcoming events reminders, you'll also get new email notifications from What's
Next. For more details, see What’s Next.
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Marking your favorite contacts
Set your frequently-called contacts as your favorites to be able to recall them quickly from the
Contacts app.
1. Launch the Contacts app by doing any of the following:
a. From the Home screen, tap ASUS > Contacts app.
b. From the All Apps screen, tap Contacts app.
2. From the Contacts app screen, tap
then tap
.
3. Tick the boxes of the contacts that you wish to add to Favorites.
4. When done, tap Add. All contacts that you added appears on Favorites screen.
NOTES:
• To view your Favorites list, launch the Contacts app then tap
.
• You can also set a favorite contact as a VIP. For more details, refer to the section Setting up your VIPs.
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Importing contacts
Import your contacts and their respective data from one contact source to your ASUS Tablet or an
email account.
1.Tap Asus > Contacts then tap
> Manage contacts.
2. Tap Import/export then tap Import from storage.
3. Tap the account that you want to import your contacts:
a.Email
b.Device
4. Tick to select the contacts that you wish to import and when done, tap Import.
Exporting contacts
Export your contacts to any of the storage accounts in your ASUS Tablet.
1.Tap Asus > Contacts then tap
> Manage contacts.
2.Tap Import/export then tap Export to storage.
3.
Tap to select the contacts from the following accounts:
a. All contacts
b.Email
c.Device
4. Tick the contacts that you want to export.
5. When done, tap Export.
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Social networking with your contacts
Integrating the social network accounts of your contacts makes it easier for you to view their
profiles, news, and social feeds. Stay updated with the activities of your contacts in real time.
IMPORTANT! Before you can integrate social network accounts of your contacts, you need to log in to
your social network account and sync its settings.
Syncing your social network account
Sync your social network account to add the social network accounts of your contacts to your ASUS
Tablet.
1.
Do any of the following to launch the Settings app:
•• Launch Quick settings then tap
•• Tap
.
> Settings.
2. From the Settings screen, tap your social network account under Accounts section.
3.Tick Contacts to sync the social network accounts of your contacts.
4. Launch the Contacts app to view your contacts list.
5. To view only your contacts with social network accounts, tap Contacts to display then untick
the other contact sources, leaving the social network name checked.
6. When done, tap
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Send messages and more
Omlet Chat
Omlet Chat is an open messaging and mobile sharing app that lets you chat with friends on
the spot. It also allows you to manage your data by storing them securely to your private Cloud
accounts.
NOTES:
• Omlet Chat app may only be available in some countries.
• On its first use, you have to visit Play Store to update Omlet Chat. You must have a Google account to
update Omlet Chat.
Registering to Omlet Chat
Register to Omlet Chat with any of the following accounts:
•
•
•
•
Mobile phone number
E-mail account
Gmail account
Facebook account
Using your mobile phone number
To register using mobile phone number:
1. Tap
then tap Omlet Chat.
2. On the Sign Up screen, swipe the screen to the left to read highlighted features of Omlet Chat.
If you want to register immediately, tap Skip.
3. Select the country that you are currently located, key in your mobile phone number, then tap
Next to receive a text message containing the PIN.
4. Key in the PIN then tap Next.
5. Key in your name then tap Get Started.
6.Tap Okay! Let’s do it! to update your friends from your contacts list. Tap No thanks to add
your friends manually to your contacts list.
NOTE: Your Omlet contacts are automatically integrated to your contacts list in Contacts app. Refer to
section Viewing your Omlet contacts from Contacts app for more information.
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Using your Google™ account
To register using your Google™ account:
1. Tap
then tap Omlet Chat.
2. On the Sign Up screen, tap Connect a different account here then tap Google.
3.Tap OK to use the Google account that you registered with your device.
4. Key in your name then tap Get Started.
5.Tap Okay! Let’s do it! to update your friends from your contacts list. Tap No thanks to add
your friends manually to your contacts list.
NOTE: Your Omlet contacts are automatically integrated to your contacts list in Contacts app. Refer to
section Viewing your Omlet contacts from Contacts app for more information.
6.Tap
to display the Omlet Chat menu.
Using your e-mail account
To register using your e-mail account:
1. Tap
then tap Omlet Chat.
2. On the Sign Up screen, tap Connect a different account here then tap Email.
3.
Key in your e-mail account then tap Next. Omlet Chat app will send a confirmation email to
your e-mail account.
4. From your e-mail account, open the confirmation email from Omlet then tap the link to
activate your account.
5. Key in your name then tap Get Started.
6.Tap Okay! Let’s do it! to update your friends from your contacts list. Tap No thanks to add
your friends manually to your contacts list.
NOTE: Your Omlet contacts are automatically integrated to your contacts list in Contacts app. Refer to
section Viewing your Omlet contacts from Contacts app for more information.
7.Tap
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Using your Facebook® account
To register using your Facebook account:
1. Tap
then tap Omlet Chat.
2. On the Sign Up screen, tap Connect a different account here then tap Facebook. Omlet Chat
app will take you to Facebook screen to log in to your Facebook account.
3. Log in to your Facebook account then tap OK.
4. Key in your name then tap Get Started.
5.Tap Okay! Let’s do it! to update your friends from your contacts list. Tap No thanks to add
your friends manually to your contacts list.
NOTE: Your Omlet contacts are automatically integrated to your contacts list in Contacts app. Refer to
section Viewing your Omlet contacts from Contacts app for more information.
6.Tap
to display the Omlet Chat menu.
Sending Omlet invites
Invite your friends to use Omlet Chat by sending them Omlet invites to their e-mail or Facebook
account.
Sending Omlet invites via Facebook
To send an Omlet invite via Facebook:
1. From the Omlet Chat screen, tap
to display Omlet Chat menu.
2.Tap Contacts then tap Add/Invite friends.
3. From the Add contacts screen, tap Invite Facebook friends.
4. Log in to your Facebook account then tap OK to let Omlet Chat access your account.
5.Tap + to select the contacts then tap Send.
Sending Omlet invites via e-mail
1. From the Omlet Chat screen, tap
to display Omlet Chat menu.
2.Tap Contacts then tap Add/Invite friends.
3. From the Add contacts screen, tap Invite address book friends.
4. Tick to select the contacts, then tap
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Using Omlet chat
Send text and multimedia messages for a fun, creative, and interactive conversation.
To start a conversation:
1. From the Omlet Chat screen, tap
to display Omlet Chat menu then tap Contacts.
2. Tap the contact that you wish to chat then tap
.
Sending a chat message
To send a chat message, key in your message in What’s up field then tap
.
Sending a voice message
To send a voice message, tap and hold
while saying your message then release
to send.
Sending a virtual sticker
To send a virtual sticker, tap
then select from the available virtual stickers.
NOTE: You can download more virtual stickers from Sticker Store. To download the virtual stickers, tap
>
then tap
.
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Using drawer apps
Omlet Chat features these value-added drawer apps, allowing you to share multimedia messages
for a more fun and personal touch.
To use these drawer apps, tap
from the chat thread then select an app from the drawer app list
to send a specific multimedia message.
Tap to launch Camera app and
send the captured picture.
Tap to send a picture from
your device.
Tap to use or add more
drawer apps to the
drawer app list.
Tap to send your current
address with a map snippet.
Tap to create a sticker
from a saved picture.
Tap to edit and send a
photo.
Tap to search GIF files
from the Internet and
send the GIF file to
your message thread.
Tap to create and send
drawings or doodles.
Swipe up the screen shown above to view these icons:
Tap to create Bbbler stickers and
send to your thread.
Tap to search and send video
clips from YouTube™.
Tap to send polls/surveys.
More drawer apps
Aside from the default apps in the drawer app list, there are other apps listed in your Omlet Chat
app that you can use. Simply tap
from the chat thread, then tap
to view more drawer apps.
Using other drawer apps
To use other drawer app, tap
then tap an app to launch it.
Adding more drawer apps to the drawer app list
Tap
to view more apps, then tap and hold an app and tap Pin it!
NOTE: The drawer apps may vary depending on location.
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Using Social Hotspot
Social Hotspot is a quick and easy way to chat with your friends in one chat room. With this feature,
you can start a group chat or simply join in a group chat without giving out your identification or
contact information.
NOTES:
• You need to activate the GPS in your device to use Social Hotspot.
• Social Hotspot feature can detect Omlet Chat users in two (2) kilometer radius and is only active for
four (4) hours.
Creating a Social Hotspot
To create a Social Hotspot:
1. From the Omlet Chat screen, then tap Broadcasts here. Your device automatically shows your
location via Google Maps app.
2. On the upper right corner of the screen, tap
.
3. From the Broadcasts here pop-up screen, you can do any of the following:
• change Chat photo
• edit Social Hotspot name
• protect Hotspot
Tap to change Chat photo
Tap to edit Social Hotspot name
Move this slider to the right to enable
Protect with PIN
4. When done, tap OK to broadcast your social hotspot.
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Joining a Social Hotspot
To join a Social Hotspot:
1. From the Omlet Chat screen, tap Broadcasts here. Omlet Chat launches the Google Maps app
to your screen and shows the active social hotspots.
NOTE: The social hotspots are marked by the
icon.
2. Select a hotspot to join by doing any of the following:
• From the integrated Google Maps screen, tap
then tap OK to join in the conversation.
• On upper right corner of the screen, tap
to join and tap OK.
to show the name of the social hotspot
then tap on the social hotspot that you wish
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On the Social Hotspot screen, you can chat with your friends, send stickers, or share photos with
the group.
NOTE: To view shared photos, refer to section Viewing shared photos in Gallery app.
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Viewing shared photos in Gallery app
The photos that you and your friends have shared in the Omlet Chat app’s chat room are instantly
saved to your device. You can view the shared photos using the Gallery app.
To view the shared photos:
1. Launch the Gallery app by doing any of the following:
a. From the Home screen, tap ASUS > Gallery app.
b. From the All Apps screen, tap Gallery app.
2. From the Gallery main screen, tap
then select from the following options:
a. All shared photos
b. Chat room
c.Sharer
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Viewing all shared photos
Tap All shared photos to view all photos shared by you and your Omlet Chat contacts.
Viewing shared photos by chat room
Tap Chat room to view photos shared by chat room or social hotspot.
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Viewing shared photos by sharer
Tap Sharer to view photos shared by an Omlet Chat contact.
Viewing your Omlet contacts from Contacts app
Aside from connecting with your Omlet contacts in Omlet Chat app, you can also view and chat
with your Omlet contacts using the Contacts app. The integration of your Omlet contacts to the
Contacts app makes it easier for you to look up and chat to your Omlet contacts even without
launching Omlet Chat app.
To view Omlet Contacts from Contacts app:
1. Launch the Contacts app by doing any of the following:
a. From the Home screen, tap ASUS > Contacts app.
b. From the Home screen, tap Phone app then tap
.
c. From the All Apps screen, tap Contacts app.
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2.Tap Contacts to display dropdown list to view the contact groups.
3. Untick all contact groups except Omlet Chat, then tap anywhere. Your Contacts screen
displays all Omlet contacts.
4. Tap an Omlet contact to select and view the contact details or chat with that contact directly.
Syncing Omlet Chat to Cloud
If you have a Dropbox®, Box®, or Baidu PCS Cloud account, the Omlet Chat app instantly uploads
your private conversations and chat logs securely.
Before Omlet Chat app uploads your data, you have to sync your Cloud account to Omlet Chat app
first. To do this:
1. From the Omlet Chat menu, tap Settings.
2.Tap Cloud Storage, then select from the following Cloud services:
a.Dropbox
b.Box
c. Baidu PCS
3. Key in your username and password to log in to your Cloud account. Follow the onscreen
instructions to sync your Cloud account with Omlet Chat app.
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Your precious moments
Your precious moments
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Capture moments
Launching the Camera app
Capture images and record videos using your ASUS Tablet’s Camera app. Refer to any of the steps
below to open the Camera app.
From the lock screen
Drag down
until the camera app is launched.
Using the camera widget
From the lock screen, swipe to the left to launch the Camera widget that automatically opens the
Camera app.
From the home screen
Tap
.
Using the volume key
While your ASUS Tablet is on sleep mode, double-click the volume key to wake it up and
immediately launch the Camera app.
NOTE: Before using the volume key to launch the Camera app, enable this function from Settings >
Lock screen, then slide Instant camera to ON.
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Using Camera for the first time
After launching the Camera for the first time, two consecutive features appear to help you get
started: Tutorial and Image locations.
Tutorial
If it is your first time to use your ASUS Tablet’s camera, you will encounter the following tutorial
screen after launching the Camera app. Refer to the following steps to proceed from this screen.
1. On the Tutorial screen, tap Skip if you want to skip viewing or Start to view the basic tutorial
about using Camera.
2. After tapping either of these options, you will then proceed to the Remember Photo Locations
screen.
Photo Locations
After going through the Tutorial screen, the Remember Photo Locations screen appears to help you
create automatic location tags for your images. Refer to the following steps to proceed from this
screen:
1. On the Remember Photo Locations screen, tap No thanks to proceed to the camera screen or
Yes to set up location tagging for your captured images.
2.Slide Location Access to ON to enable the location tagging feature.
3.Tap Agree on the next screen to fully enable the feature and proceed to the Camera screen.
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Camera home screen
Your ASUS Tablet’s camera is equipped with auto-scene detection and auto-image stabilizer
features. It also features a video stabilization function that helps prevent shakiness while video
recording.
Tap the icons to start using your camera and explore the image and video features of your ASUS
Tablet.
Switch between the front and rear cameras
See the gallery
Take photos
Record videos
Zoom in or zoom out
Use advanced camera settings
Adjust settings
Apply image effects
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Image settings
Adjust the appearance of your captured images by configuring your camera’s settings using the
steps below.
IMPORTANT! Apply the settings first before taking images.
1. On the camera’s home screen, tap
>
.
2. Scroll down and configure the available options.
Image
Configure the image quality using these options.
Shoot mode
Enable the Touch shutter, set your shutter speed to Timer mode, or change the Burst speed under
this option.
Focus & Exposure
Select a focus mode setting or enable Touch auto-exposure or Face detection under this option.
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Video settings
Adjust the appearance of your recorded videos by configuring your camera’s settings using the
steps below.
IMPORTANT! Apply the settings first before taking images.
1. On the camera’s home screen, tap
>
.
2. Scroll down and configure the available options.
Image
Configure the video quality using these options.
Focus & Exposure
Enable Touch auto-exposure under this option.
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Advanced camera features
Explore new ways of capturing images or videos and make captured extra special moments using
the advanced camera features of your ASUS Tablet.
IMPORTANT! Apply the settings first before taking images. Available features may vary per model.
Time Rewind
After selecting Time Rewind, your shutter starts taking burst shots two seconds before you
actually press the shutter button. As a result, you get a timeline of images where you can choose
the best image to save on your Gallery.
NOTE: The Time Rewind feature can only be used on the rear camera.
Capturing Time Rewind photos
1. From the Camera app’s home screen, tap
.
2. Tap
> Time Rewind.
3. Tap
or the volume key to start capturing photos.
Using the Time Rewind viewer
1. After pressing the shutter, the Time Rewind viewer appears onscreen on top of a captured
photo. Rotate the button on the viewer to browse through the photos you just took.
NOTE:Tap Best to view the best photo suggestion from the timeline.
2. Select a photo then tap Done to save it to Gallery.
HDR
The High-dynamic-range (HDR) feature allows you to take more detailed images for low-light
and highly contrasting scenes. HDR is recommended for use when taking images on brightly lit
locations, helping balance out the colors produced on your image.
Capturing HDR photos
1. From the Camera app’s home screen, tap
.
2. Tap
> HDR.
3. Tap
or the volume key to start capturing HDR photos.
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Panorama
Capture images from various angles using Panorama. Images captured from a wide angle
perspective are automatically stitched together using this feature.
Capturing panoramic photos
1. From the Camera app’s home screen, tap
2. Tap
.
> Panorama.
3. Tap
or the volume key then pan your ASUS Tablet to the left or right to capture the
scenery.
NOTE: While panning your ASUS Tablet, a timeline of thumbnails appears on the lower part of your
screen as it captures the scenery.
4. Tap
when finished.
Night
Take well-lit photos even on night time or on low-light situations using the Night feature of your
ASUS Tablet.
NOTE: Keep your hands steady while before and while the ASUS Tablet is capturing the image to
prevent blurry results.
Capturing Night photos
1. From the Camera app’s home screen, tap
.
2. Tap
> Night.
3. Tap
or the volume key to start capturing Night photos.
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Selfie
Take advantage of your rear camera’s high megapixel specs without worrying about pressing the
shutter button. Using face-detection, you can set your ASUS Tablet to detect up to four faces using
the rear camera then automatically capture your selfie or group selfie.
Capturing Selfie photos
1. From the Camera app screen, tap
2. Tap
3. Tap
.
> Selfie.
to choose how many people should be included in the photo.
4. Use the rear camera to detect faces and wait for your ASUS Tablet to start beeping, counting
down until it captures the photo.
5. The Time Rewind viewer appears onscreen on top of a captured photo. Rotate the button on
the viewer to browse through the photos you just took.
6. Select a photo then tap Done to save it to Gallery.
Beautification
Have fun during and after taking photos of your family and friends using the Beautification feature
of your ASUS Tablet. When enabled, this feature allows you to make live beauty enhancements on
your subject’s face before you press the shutter button.
Capturing Beautification photos
1. From the Camera app’s home screen, tap
2. Tap
3. Tap
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.
> Beautification.
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Miniature
Simulate the tilt-shift effect of DSLR lenses via the Miniature feature. Using this feature allows you
to focus on specific areas of your subject, adding a bokeh effect that can be used on both photos
and video using your ASUS Tablet.
Capturing Miniature photos
1. From the Camera app screen, tap
2. Tap
.
> Miniature.
3. Tap
or
to select your focus area, then use your two fingers to adjust the focus area’s
size and position.
4. Tap
5. Tap
or
to increase or decrease the background blur.
to capture Miniature photos.
Depth of field
Take macro shots with a soft background using the Depth of field. This feature suits close up photos
of subjects for a more defined and dramatic result.
Capturing photos with depth of field
1. From the Camera app screen, tap
2. Tap
3. Tap
.
> Depth of field.
or the volume key to start capturing macro photos.
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Smart remove
Eliminate unwanted details immediately after capturing the image using the Smart remove feature.
Capturing Smart remove photos
1. From the Camera app screen, tap
2. Tap
3. Tap
.
> Smart remove.
or the volume key to start capturing photos that can be edited using Smart remove.
4. The following screen shows the photo you captured and any removable objectes which you
may want to delete from it.
5. Tap
to remove the detected objects or
Camera app.
to delete the photo and go back to the
All Smiles
Capture the perfect smile or the wackiest facial expression from a range of photos using the All
Smiles feature. This feature lets you take five consecutive photos after pressing the shutter button,
automatically detecting faces on the image for comparison.
Capturing All smiles photos
1. From the Camera app’s home screen, tap
2. Tap
3. Tap
.
> All smiles.
or the volume key to start capturing photos that can be edited using All Smiles.
5. Follow the onscreen instructions to select your best photos.
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GIF animation
Create GIF (Graphics Interchange Format) images straight from your ASUS Tablet’s camera using the
GIF animation feature.
Capturing GIF animation photos
1. From the Camera app’s home screen, tap
2. Tap
3. Tap
.
> GIF.
to start capturing photos that can be transformed into GIF animation.
Time lapse
The time lapse video feature of your ASUS Tablet allows you to capture stills for automatic time
lapse playback. In effect, events seem to move in a fast-forward manner though they actually
occured and were recorded between long intervals.
Recording Time lapse videos
1. From the Camera app’s home screen, tap
2. Tap
3. Tap
.
> Time lapse.
to start taking Time lapse videos.
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Using the Gallery
View images and play videos on your ASUS Tablet using the Gallery app.
This app also allows you to edit, share, or delete image and video files stored in your ASUS Tablet.
From Gallery, you can display images in a slideshow or tap to view the selected image or video file.
To launch Gallery, tap
> Gallery.
Viewing files from your social network or cloud storage
By default, your Gallery displays all the media files on your ASUS Tablet according to their album
folders.
To view the media files from other locations accessible via your ASUS Tablet:
1. From the main screen, tap
.
2. Tap any of the following source locations to view their respective media files.
NOTES:
• You can download photos to your ASUS Tablet from your cloud account and use them as your
wallpaper or a contact's cover image.
• For details on adding cover images to your contacts, see Customizing your contact’s profile.
• For details on using photos or images as your wallpaper, see Wallpapers.
IMPORTANT! Internet connection is required for viewing photos and videos under My cloud photos
and Friends photos.
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Viewing the photo location
Enable the location access on your ASUS Tablet, and get the location details on your photos. Your
photos’ location details include the area where the photos are taken, as well a map of the location
via Google Map or Baidu (in China only).
To view the details of a photo:
1. Turn on the location access from
> Settings > Location.
2. Ensure that you have shared your location to Google Map or Baidu.
3. Launch the Gallery app, and select the photo whose photo details you want to view.
4. Tap the photo then tap
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Sharing files from the Gallery
1. From the Gallery screen, tap the folder where the files you want to share are located.
2. After opening the folder, tap
to activate file selection.
3. Tap the files you want to share. A check mark appears on top of the image you select.
4. Tap
then select from the list where you want to share the images.
Deleting files from the Gallery
1. From the Gallery screen, tap the folder where the files you want to delete are located.
2. After opening the folder, tap
to activate file selection.
3. Tap the files you want to delete. A check mark appears on top of the image you select.
4.Tap
.
Editing images
The Gallery also features its own image editing tools that you can use to enhance images saved on
your ASUS Tablet.
1. From the Gallery screen, tap the folder where the files are located.
2. After opening the folder, tap the image you want to edit.
3. Once the image is opened, tap it again to show its functions.
4. Tap
to open the image editing toolbar.
5. Tap any of the icons on the editing toolbar to apply changes to the image.
Zooming in/out the thumbnails or images
From the Gallery screen or your selected image, spread apart your fingers on the touchscreen
panel to zoom out. To zoom in, bring your fingers together on the touchscreen panel.
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Browser
Your browser’s state-of-the-art Chromium-based engine lets you surf the Internet at a fast loading
speed. Its clean and intuitive Zen interface powered by text-reflow technology optimizes web
contents to better fit the screen of your ASUS Tablet. With its magazine view mode via its Smart
Reader feature, you can pleasurably read your favorite web contents online or offline without any
distracting items such as banner ads. You can also mark an interesting page as a read later task,
which you can retrieve from the Do It Later app and read at your convenient pace.
IMPORTANT! Before doing any Internet surfing or Internet-related activities, ensure that your ASUS
Tablet is connected to a Wi-Fi or mobile network. For more details, see Staying connected.
Launching the Browser app
From your Home screen, do any of the following to launch the Browser app:
•
Tap •
Tap .
> Browser.
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Sharing pages
Share interesting pages from your ASUS Tablet to others via an email account, cloud storage
account, Bluetooth, or other ASUS Tablet apps.
1. Launch the browser.
2. From a web page, tap
> Share page.
3. Tap the account or app that you want to use as medium in sharing the page.
Reading the pages later
When there’s an interesting piece of information online yet you don’t currently have the time to
read it, you can mark it as a read later task. You can retrieve and read this page at a convenient time
from the Do It Later app.
1. From the page, tap
> Read later.
2. To retrieve the page, tap Asus > Do It Later from the Home screen.
NOTE: For details on browsing read-later pages, see Catching up on my online reading now.
Adding a new tab
Hide the current website and open a new window to continue surfing or browsing another
website.
1. From the current page, tap
> New tab or tap
beside the current tab.
2. Enter the URL address in the URL field and continue enjoying browsing the Internet from your
ASUS Tablet.
3. If you want to do add another tab, follow step 1 again.
NOTES:
• Opening many websites in your browser slows down its loading performance.
• If Internet connection slows down, try clearing the cache. For details, refer to the section Clearing
the browser cache.
Bookmarking pages
Bookmark your favorite pages or websites so you can go back and browse them again.
To bookmark a page:
From the page, tap > Save to bookmarks. The next time you open your browser, you can quickly
tap on your bookmarked page.
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Smartly read online
Your ASUS Tablet automatically enables the Smart Reader Mode on pages that contain a lot of
items that you may find unneccessary or distracting such as banner ads, icons, or menu items.You
can remove these items and read only the main contents of the page.
NOTE: Smart Reader Mode supports Wikipedia, CNN, ESPN, BCC, and NY Times sites.
To use the Smart Reader Mode:
•
Tap the Smart Reader Mode icon to automatically remove any unneccessary or distracting
items and show only the main contents of the page.
•
From the Smart Reader Mode page, do any of the following:
•• Tap
to show your Reader’s List or saved pages.
•• Tap
to launch the Marker tool and select your preferred color, then swipe over the
text that you want to highlight.
•• Bring two fingers together or spread them apart to zoom in/out of a page.
Tap to open the Reader’s List
Tap to share the page with
others or to save it to the
Reader’s List
Tap to launch the Marker Tool
Zoom in/out of a page.
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Clearing the browser cache
Clear the browser cache to delete temporary Internet files, websites, and cookies that are
temporarily stored in your ASUS Tablet. This helps improve the loading performance of your
browser.
1. Launch the browser.
2. Tap
> Settings > Privacy & security > Clear cache.
3.Click OK on the confirmation message.
Email
Add Exchange, Gmail, Yahoo! Mail, Outlook.com, POP3/IMAP accounts so you can receive, create,
and browse emails right from your device. You can also sync your email contacts from these
accounts to your ASUS Tablet.
IMPORTANT! Your ASUS Tablet must be connected to a Wi-Fi or mobile network so you can add
an email account or send and receive emails from added accounts. For more details, see Staying
connected.
Setting up email accounts
Set up your existing personal or work email account so you can receive, read, and send emails from
your ASUS Tablet.
1.
From the Home screen, tap Email to launch the Email app.
2.
Tap the mail provider you want to set up.
3.
Key in your email address and password and tap Next.
NOTE: Wait while your device automatically checks your incoming and outgoing mail server settings.
4. Configure the Account settings such as inbox checking frequency, sync days, or notification
for incoming emails. When done, tap Next.
5. Key in an account name that you want to be displayed in the outgoing messages, then tap
Next to log into your inbox.
NOTE: If you want to set up your work account on your ASUS Tablet, ask for the email settings from
your network administrator.
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Adding email accounts
If you don’t have an existing email account, you can create one so you can receive, read, and send
emails right from your ASUS Tablet.
1. From the Home screen, tap Email to launch the Email app.
2. Tap
> Settings, then add an email account.
3. Tap the mail provider that you want to add.
4. Follow the succeeding instructions to complete setting up your new email account.
NOTE: You may also refer to steps 3 to 5 in the Setting up email accounts section to complete this
setup process.
Setting up a Gmail account
Set up your Gmail account to get into Google-related services and apps as well as receive, send,
and browse emails right from your ASUS Tablet.
1. Tap Google then tap Gmail.
2.Tap Existing and key in your existing Gmail account and password, then tap
.
NOTES:
•
Tap New if you do not own a Google account.
• When signing in, you have to wait while your device communicates with Google servers to setup
your account.
3. Use your Google account to backup and restore your settings and data. Tap
your Gmail account.
to sign in to
IMPORTANT! If you have several email accounts aside from Gmail, use Email app to set up and access
all your email accounts.
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Calendar
The Calendar app enables you to keep track of important events using your ASUS Tablet. Along
with creating events you may also set reminders, or create a countdown notice to ensure you don’t
forget these important occasions. It also stores the events, such as birthdays and anniversaries,
that you’ve set up for your VIP contacts.
Creating events
To create an event:
1.Tap Asus > Calendar.
2.Tap New Event to start creating a new event.
3. In the New event screen, input all the necessary details of your event.
4. Turn Countdown to ON. You’ll get a countdown notice on the System notifications panel as to
the days left until this event takes place.
NOTE: For details on the System notifications panel, see System notifications.
5
On the Reminders field, select the time that you want to get an alert or reminder about the
event.
6. Once finished, tap Done to save and exit.
Adding accounts to Calendar
Aside from creating an event logged on your ASUS Tablet, you can also use Calendar to create
events that get automatically synced with your online accounts. But first, these accounts must be
added to Calendar using the following steps:
1.Tap Asus > Calendar.
2. Tap
> Accounts >
.
3. Tap the account you want to add.
4. Follow the succeeding onscreen instructions to complete adding the new account to Calendar.
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Creating an event from your account
After adding online accounts that you would like to sync with Calendar, you may now use your
ASUS Tablet to create notifications for those online accounts by following these steps:
1. Tap Asus > Calendar.
2.Tap New Event to start creating a new event.
3. In the New event screen, tap My Calendar to view all the accounts currently synced with the
Calendar.
4. Tap the account where you would like to create a new event.
5. In the New event screen, input all the necessary details of your event then tap Done.
NOTE: Your online account must already be added to Calendar before you can proceed with the
following steps. For more details, see Adding accounts to Calendar.
Enabling alert reminders for events
Turn on the alert function from the Calendar app to get alert reminders and notifications for special
events such as birthdays, anniversaries, meetings, and other important events that matter you.
1.Tap Asus > Calendar.
2. Tap
> Accounts.
3. Tap the accounts from which you want to receive alert reminders from.
NOTES:
• For details on setting up event alerts about your VIPs, see Adding an event to a VIP contact.
• Get alerts or reminders as your What’s Next.
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What’s Next
Do not miss out on important events, having fun out in the sun, or getting messages and emails
from your VIP contacts. Set up your calendar of events, VIP groups, or weather update settings to
get alerts and reminders of What’s Next. View your What’s Next alerts from the Lock screen, System
notifications panel, and What’s Next widget or app.
Getting event reminders
To get your What’s Next event reminders and notifications, ensure the following:
•• Set up your VIPs’ events info such as birthdays or anniversaries on the Contacts app. For
details, see Adding an event to a VIP contact.
•• You can set up an event and set the reminder time in the Calendar app. For details, see
Creating events.
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Accepting or declining invites to events
Set up your email account in the Email app to send or receive emails such as invites to events.
When you accept email invites, the events will be synced with the Calendar app.
NOTE: For more details, see Calendar.
IMPORTANT! Your ASUS Tablet must be connected to a Wi-Fi or mobile network to get emailed invites
or event-related alerts. For more details, see Staying connected.
To accept or decline an invite:
1. Tap your email invite to open it.
2.Tap Yes to accept or No to decline the invite. Your reply will be emailed to the event organizer
or host.
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Getting event-related alerts
When you accept an invitation to an event, you’ll get reminders of any changes to the event such
as postponement, cancellation, change in event location, or shift in event schedule. These eventrelated alerts will be posted on the Lock screen, System notifications panel, and What’s Next widget
or app.
Start event alert
A few minutes before the event, you’ll get a reminder that the event is about to start. You can email
to give the organizer or host a heads up if you’re running late.
Event alerts in What’s Next app
Event alerts in Notification bar
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Cancelled event alert
You’ll get a cancellation alert via e-mail when the organizer or host cancels the event.
Rescheduled event alert
You’ll get an alert if the event has been postponed, rescheduled, or moved to another location.
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Getting the weather updates
Get real-time AccuWeather® updates, every hour or up to 12 hours, for your current location or
for other parts of the world. You can make plans for up to seven (7) days with the 7-day weather
forecast or dress appropriately based on AccuWeather RealFeel® temperature. You can also get
the real-time UV index or air pollution index, letting you take the necessary protective measures
against harmful ultra-violet rays or air pollutants.
1. Before getting the weather updates, ensure the following:
•• Wi-Fi or mobile network is turned on when you are indoors and GPS is turned on when
you are outdoors.
•• Turn on the location access from
> Settings > Location access.
2. Launch the Weather app in any of these two ways:
•• Tap
> Weather.
•• From your ASUS Tablet’s home screen, tap the weather icon.
3. Tap
> Edit then tap
.
4. In the search box, enter the city or area whose weather updates you want search for.
5. Wait for a while your ASUS Tablet gets the weather information. The city or area’s weather data
will be added to your location list. Tap the city’s or area’s weather data that you want to display
on the What’s Next widget on the Home screen.
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Displaying the 7-day weather forecast
When you get your current location’s real-time AccuWeather® updates, you will also get the 7-day
weather forecast. You can display the 7-day forecast on the What’s Next widget on the Home
screen.
1. From the Home screen, long press on the Weather widget until the border appears.
2. Drag down the lower border point until the full 7-day forecast is shown.
Drag down to display the 7-day forecast
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Do It Later
Get hold of even the most trivial things in your busy life. Even when you’re too busy, reply to your
emails, read news online, or add other important to-do tasks at your convenience.
Mark your unread messages or emails or interesting web pages as Reply Later or Read Later items.
These marked items will be added to your Do It Later tasks, and you can act on these tasks at a
convenient time.
NOTES:
• Popular third-party apps that support Do It Later include Google Maps, Google Chrome, Google
Play, YouTube, and iMDb.
• Not all apps can share and add tasks to Do It Later.
Adding to-do tasks
Create important to-do tasks to organize your work or social activities in your professional or social
life.
1. From the Home screen, tap Asus > Do It Later.
2. Tap
then fill in the necessary information.
3. If you want to set the importance level, select High in the Importance field.
4. When you’re done, tap OK.
Prioritizing to-do tasks
Set the importance level of your to-do tasks so you can prioritize and act on them accordingly.
1. From the Home screen, tap Asus > Do It Later.
2. Tap the task that you want to set as a top priority.
3. Under the Importance field in the task screen, select High.
4. When you’re done, tap OK.
NOTE: High-priority to-do tasks are marked as
on your Do It Later list. This allows you to quickly
determine which to-do tasks need immediate actions.
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Catching up on my online reading now
You can retrieve pages that you’ve previously marked as read later tasks and catch up on your
online reading at your convenience from the Do It Later app.
1. From the Home screen, tap Asus > Do It Later.
2. Select the page or pages that you want to read now, then tap Read now.
NOTE: For details on setting pages as read later tasks, see Reading the pages later.
Deleting to-do tasks
You can delete any completed, overdue, or unnecessary to-do tasks from the Do It Later app.
1. From the Home screen, tap Asus > Do It Later.
2. Tap the task you want to remove from the list, then tap Delete.
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SuperNote
Turn note-taking into a fun and creative activity that syncs with your mobile data using Supernote.
This intuitive app allows you to create notes organized per notebook by directly writing or drawing
on the touchscreen. While creating notes, you can also add multimedia files from other apps and
share them via social networks or your Cloud storage account.
Tap to select the input mode
Tap to undo the change made
Tap to configure the
settings for the notebook
Tap to redo the change
made
Understanding icons
Depending on your selected input mode, these icons appear as you take down your notes on
SuperNote.
Select this type mode when you want to use the onscreen keyboard to enter your notes.
Select this write mode when you want to scribble or write your notes.
Select this draw mode when you want to create drawings or doodles.
When in write or type mode, tap this icon to select text weight and color.
When in draw mode, tap this icon to select the drawing tool to use, and the stroke color
or size.
When in draw mode, tap this icon to erase some contents in your notes.
Tap this icon to take a photo or video, record audio, add timestamp and more to your
notes.
Tap this icon to add a new page to your notebook.
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Creating a notebook
To create new files using Supernote, refer to the following steps:
1. Tap
> Supernote.
2.Tap Add a new notebook.
3. Name the file and select Pad or Phone as the page size.
4. Select a template and start writing your notes.
Sharing a notebook on the Cloud
You may share your notebook on the Cloud using the following steps:
1. On the Supernote home screen, tap-and-hold the notebook you would like to share.
2. In the pop-up screen, tap Enable cloud sync.
3. Input your ASUS WebStorage account’s User name and Password details to proceed with
syncing your notebook to the Cloud.
4. Once the notebook has been successfully synced to the Cloud, the Cloud icon appears on top
of the shared notebook.
Sharing a note to the Cloud
Aside from your notebook, you may also share individual notes from your Supernote to your Cloud
storage account. To do this:
1. Launch the notebook that contains the note you want to share.
2. Tap-and-hold the note you want to share.
3. In the pop-up screen, tap Share then select the type of file format you want to share it as.
4. In the next screen, select the Cloud storage account where you would like to share your note.
5. Follow the succeeding instructions to complete sharing your selected note.
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File Manager
Using File Manager allows you to easily locate and manage your data on the internal storage of
your ASUS Tablet and its connected external storage devices.
Accessing the internal storage
To access the internal storage:
1. Tap
> File Manager.
2. Tap
> Internal storage to view the contents of your ASUS Tablet then tap an item to
select.
Accessing the external storage device
To access the external storage device:
1. Insert the microSD card into your ASUS Tablet.
1. Tap
2. Tap
> File Manager.
> MicroSD to view the contents of your microSD card.
Accessing Cloud Storage
IMPORTANT! Ensure that Wi-Fi or mobile network is enabled on your ASUS Tablet. For details, see
Staying connected.
To access files saved on your cloud storage accounts:
1. Tap
2. Tap
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Back up your data, sync files among different devices, and share files securely and privately via a
Cloud account such as ASUS WebStorage, Drive, OneDrive, and Dropbox.
ASUS WebStorage
Register for or sign in to ASUS WebStorage and get free cloud storage. Automatically upload newly
captured photos for instant sharing, sync files among different devices, or share files via your ASUS
WebStorage account.
NOTE: To the enjoy auto-upload function, enable Instant Upload from Settings > Instant Upload in
your ASUS WebStorage.
IMPORTANT! Ensure that Wi-Fi or mobile network is enabled on your ASUS Tablet. For details, see
Staying connected.
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Data Transfer
Transfer your data such as contacts, calendar entries, or SMS messages from your old mobile device
to your ASUS Tablet via Bluetooth technology.
To use Data Transfer:
1. Pair your old mobile device with your ASUS Tablet via Bluetooth.
NOTE: For more details on pairing devices, see Pairing your ASUS Tablet to a Bluetooth® device.
2. From the All apps screen, tap Data transfer.
3.Tap Transfer Wizard then follow the onscreen instructions to complete the Data Transfer
process.
NOTE: The screen orientation of your ASUS Tablet changes from landscape to portrait when you launch
Data Transfer app.
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Using a headset
Have the freedom to do other things while you’re in a call or enjoy listening to your favorite music,
using a headset.
Connecting the audio jack
Insert the 3.5 mm headset jack into the audio port of your device.
WARNING!
• Do not insert other objects into the audio jack port.
• Do not insert a cable with electric power output into the audio jack port.
• Listening at a high volume for long periods can damage your hearing.
NOTES:
• We highly recommend to use only compatible headsets or the bundled headset with this device.
• Unplugging the audio jack while listening to music, automatically pauses the music played.
• Unplugging the audio jack while watching a video, automatically pauses the video playback.
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Play Games
Get the latest games online and share them in your social media accounts using the Play Games
app. You can also join multiplayer games and check out leaderboards for some competitive gaming
fun.
IMPORTANT! Log in to your Google account to maximize the features of Play Games.
Using Play Games
To use Play Games:
1. Tap
> Play Games.
2. Tap the option you would like to use.
Play Now
My Games
Tap to see an overview of your gaming activity. It also shows the gaming activity of your Google+
contacts.
Tap to show your gaming activities under the following options:
ALL MY GAMES, MOST RECENTYL PLAYED, INSTALLED
Inbox
Tap to view invitation and game match mails.
Players
Tap to view all your fellow contacts in Google who are also playing games via Play Store. You may
view them under these options: ALL, ACTIVE PLAYERS, YOU MAY KNOW
Explore
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Tap to browse through games under the following categories:
FEATURED, POPULAR, POPULAR MULTIPLAYER.
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Music app automatically searches for music files from the internal and external storages on your
ASUS Tablet. You can organize these music files in a playlist or add them in a queue to play them
sequentially. You can also stream music from cloud accounts such as ASUS WebStorage, Dropbox,
OneDrive, and Drive.
IMPORTANT! Before streaming music from a cloud account, ensure that your ASUS Tablet is connected
to a Wi-Fi or mobile network. For more details, see Staying connected.
Launching Music
To launch Music, tap
> Music.
Playing songs
To play a song:
1. From the Music app, tap Music then select Songs. You can also select these other options how
you want to to browse your music files: Album, Artist, Genres, Composer, or Folder.
2. From your list, tap the song that you want to play. Tap Play All if you want to play all songs.
3. Swipe up from the song title bar to get a full screen of the song that’s currently playing.
Tap to add the song to
your Favorites
Tap to enable/disable
Shuffle function
Tap to play the next song
Tap and hold to fast-forward
to the next song
Tap to play or pause the song
Tap to play the previous song
Tap and hold to rewind the song
Tap to repeat the current song, all songs,
or turn off the repeat function
NOTE: To add several songs to an existing playlist, see Adding songs to a playlist.
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Other playback options
During playback, you can tap
Add to playlist
Play To
and do any of these other options below.
Tap to add the song to an existing playlist or create a new one to add the
song to it.
Tap to scan and play the song to other devices nearby.
NOTE: For details, see PlayTo other devices.
Share
Add to queue / Clear
queue
Equalizer
Settings
Tap to share the song via some apps or cloud accounts.
Tap Add to queue to add the song to your queue list. Tap Clear queue
to remove all songs in the queue.
Tap to configure the Equalizer settings and get better audio for your
songs.
Tap this option to configure the Music settings.
Streaming Cloud music
Register or sign in to a cloud account and stream music from your cloud account to your ASUS
Tablet.
IMPORTANT! Ensure that Wi-Fi or mobile network is enabled on your ASUS Tablet. For details, see
Staying connected.
Adding a cloud storage account
To add a cloud storage account:
1. From the Music home screen, tap
.
2. Under Cloud Music, tap Add cloud service.
3. Select the cloud storage service where you want to play music files from.
4. Follow the succeeding instructions to complete signing in to your cloud storage account.
Streaming music from the cloud
To stream music from your cloud account.
1. From the Music home screen, tap
.
2.Under Cloud Music, tap the cloud account where you want to stream music from.
3. Select the song, then tap to play it.
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Creating a playlist
Get your favorite songs from different sources such as internal storage, external storage, or cloud
accounts and organize them in a playlist.
1. From the Music home screen, tap
.
2.Under Playlist, tap My playlist, then tap
.
3. Assign a name to your playlist, then tap Save.
Adding songs to a playlist
You can add several songs to your playlist at on time from your local source (internal and external
storages) or cloud accounts.
1. From the Music home screen, tap
.
2.Under Playlist, tap My playlist, then tap the name of your playlist.
3. Tap
> Add songs.
4. Tap the music source where you want to get your songs from to add to your playlist.
5. Select how you’d want to browse your music: Album, Artist, Genres, Composer, Songs, or
Folder.
6. Select the songs that you’d want to add to your playlist. Tap Select All if you want to add all
songs from your music list, album, folder, or from your favorite artists.
NOTE: You can also add a currently-playing song to an existing playlist. For details, see Other playback
options.
PlayTo other devices
Use the PlayTo function to stream music from your ASUS Tablet to other Miracast or DLNA-enabled
devices nearby.
To use PlayTo:
1. From a currently-playing song, tap
> PlayTo.
2. Tap the device that you want to stream music to. Music from your ASUS Tablet will play or
stream on the other device.
3.
To stop PlayTo, tap
> Disconnect.
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Staying connected
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Staying connected
Mobile network
When there’s no available Wi-Fi network that you can connect to, you can enable your mobile
network’s data access for Internet connection.
Enabling the mobile network
1. Do any of the following to launch the Settings screen:
•• Launch Quick settings then tap
•• Tap
.
> Settings.
2.Tap More... > Mobile networks.
3.Tick Data Enabled, and configure the other mobile network settings, if necessary.
NOTES:
• If you access the Internet via your mobile network, additional charges will be incurred depending on
your data plan.
• For more details on your mobile network charges/fees and setttings, contact your mobile service
provider.
Wi-Fi
The Wi-Fi technology of your ASUS Tablet gets you connected to the wireless world. Update your
social media accounts, browse the Internet, or exchange data and messages wirelessly from your
ASUS Tablet.
Enabling Wi-Fi
1. Launch the Settings screen by doing any of the following:
•• Launch Quick settings then tap
•• Tap
.
> Settings.
2. Slide the Wi-Fi switch to the right to turn on the Wi-Fi.
NOTE: You can also enable the Wi-Fi from Quick Settings screen. Refer to section Quick settings on
how to launch Quick Settings screen.
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Connecting to a Wi-Fi network
1. On the Settings screen, tap Wi-Fi to display all detected Wi-Fi networks.
2. Tap a network name to connect to it. For a secured network, you may be prompted to key in a
password or other security credentials.
NOTES:
• Your ASUS Tablet automatically reconnects to the network that you connected with previously.
• Turn off the Wi-Fi feature when you're not using it to help save battery power.
Disabling Wi-Fi
To disable Wi-Fi:
1. Launch the Settings screen by doing any of the following:
•• Launch Quick settings then tap
•• Tap
.
> Settings.
2. Slide the Wi-Fi switch to the left to turn off the Wi-Fi.
NOTE: You can also disable the Wi-Fi from Quick Settings screen. See Quick settings on how to launch
Quick Settings screen.
Bluetooth®
Use the Bluetooth feature of your ASUS Tablet to send or receive files and stream multimedia files
with other smart devices over short distances. With Bluetooth, you can share your media files with
your friends’ smart devices, send data for print with a Bluetooh printer, or play music files with a
Bluetooth speaker.
Enabling Bluetooth®
1. Do any of the following to launch the Settings screen:
•• Launch Quick settings then tap
•• Tap
.
> Settings.
2. Slide the Bluetooth switch to the right to turn on the Bluetooth.
NOTE: You can also enable the Bluetooth from Quick Settings screen. See Quick settings on how to
launch Quick Settings screen.
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Pairing your ASUS Tablet to a Bluetooth® device
Before using the Bluetooth feature of your ASUS Tablet in full scale, you have to pair it first with the
Bluetooth device. The ASUS Tablet automatically stores the pairing connection of the Bluetooth
device.
1. On the Settings screen, tap Bluetooth to display all available devices.
IMPORTANT!
• If the device that you want to pair is not in the list, ensure to enable its Bluetooth feature and is
discoverable.
• See the user guide that came with your device to learn how to enable its Bluetooth and and set it to
discoverable.
2. Tap your ASUS Tablet to make it visible to other Bluetooth devices.
2.Tap SEARCH FOR DEVICES to scan for more Bluetooth devices.
3. In the list of available devices, tap the Bluetooth device that you want to pair with.
4. Ensure that the the same passkey show on both devices, then tap Pair.
NOTE: Turn off the Bluetooth feature when you're not using it to help save battery power.
Unpairing your ASUS Tablet from the Bluetooth® device
1. On the Settings screen, tap Bluetooth to display all available and paired devices.
2. In the list of paired devices, tap
Unpair.
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of Bluetooth device that you want to unpair, then tap
PlayTo
PlayTo app lets you screencast your ASUS Tablet to a streaming-supported display. Doing this
allows an external display to become a dual monitor or second screen to your ASUS Tablet.
IMPORTANT! Your external display must have Miracast™ or DLNA® technology to support PlayTo app.
Launching PlayTo
There are two ways you can use to start using PlayTo from your ASUS Tablet:
From Quick settings
1. Setup the streaming-supported display you want to use with your ASUS Tablet.
2. Launch Quick settings on your ASUS Tablet then tap PlayTo.
3. Refer to the SSID shown on your streaming-supported display and select the same SSID on
your ASUS Tablet to start pairing.
Once the connection is made, your streaming-supported display shows the same content currently
shown on your ASUS Tablet.
From Settings
1. Tap
> Settings.
2. Under Wireless & networks, tap More... then tap PlayTo.
3. Refer to the SSID shown on your streaming-supported display and select the same SSID on
your ASUS Tablet to start pairing.
Once the connection is made, your streaming-supported display shows the same content currently
shown on your ASUS Tablet.
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Travel and Maps
Travel and Maps
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Weather
Get real-time weather updates straight from your ASUS Tablet using the weather app. Using
Weather, you can also check other weather details from around the world.
Launching the Weather app
From your Home screen, launch the Weather app using either of the following options:
•• Tap
> Weather.
•• From your ASUS Tablet’s home screen, tap the weather icon.
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Weather home screen
Set up and get your current location’s weather updates as well as other parts of the world. You can
display the weather updates or daily weather forecast on the What’s Next widget or app, and on the
Calendar app.
NOTE: For more details, see:
• Getting the weather updates
• Displaying the 7-day weather forecast
Tap this to configure the
Weather settings.
Tap this to search for weather
information from other cities.
Swipe down to see other
weather information.
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Clock
Customize the time zone settings of your ASUS Tablet, set alarms, and use your ASUS Tablet as a
stop watch using the Clock app.
Launching Clock
Launch the Clock app using either of the following options:
•• Tap
> Clock.
•• From your ASUS Tablet’s home screen, tap the digital clock display.
World Clock
Tap
to access the world clock settings of your ASUS Tablet.
Tap this to set your clock on night mode and access
the settings of the world clock feature.
Tap this to edit the cities marked
on your world clock.
Tap this to add a new city to mark
on your world clock’s map.
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Alarm clock
Tap
to access the world clock settings of your ASUS Tablet.
Tap this to access the settings
of the alarm clock feature.
Tap this to delete any of
the previously set alarms.
Tap this to set a new alarm time.
Stopwatch
Tap
to use your ASUS Tablet as a stopwatch.
Tap this button to start running the stopwatch feature.
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Timer
You may set multiple timer options for your ASUS Tablet. To do this, follow the steps below:
Setting the timer
1. Tap
to access the timer feature of your ASUS Tablet.
numeric keypad
2. Use the numeric keypad to input your target time then tap start to start the timer.
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9
ZenLink
Knowing ZenLink
Stay connected with the ASUS-exclusive ZenLink for maximum productivity. With these ZenLink
apps, you can connect with other devices to share and receive files.
Your ZenLink comprises of the following apps: Party Link, Share Link, PC Link, and Remote Link
NOTE: Some of these ZenLink apps may not be available in your ASUS Tablet.
Party Link
Create or join a virtual group to seamlessly share photos in real-time. Send and receive freshly
captured photos to up to four of your friends nearby, even without Internet connection, using this
Zen feature.
IMPORTANT! This feature is only available with devices that also have Party Link.
Sharing photos
Create a group and connect to up to three devices nearby to share photos captured from your
ASUS Tablet to other Party Link-enabled devices.
1.Launch Camera then tap
2. Tap
.
> OK to enable Party Link.
3. (Optional) Tap to assign a unique name for your group. You may also tap Set password to
create a password protected group.
IMPORTANT! If you created a password-protected group, you need to share the password to intended
recipients for them to receive your photos.
4.Tap Create a group to start sharing photos captured from your ASUS Tablet.
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Receiving photos
To receive photos from other Party Link-enabled devices:
1. Launch Camera then tap
2. Tap
.
> OK.
3.Tap Join a group > Scan to start searching for other Party Link-enabled devices.
4. From the list, tap the group you would like to join then tap Join.
5. (optional) If you the group is password-protected, ask the owner for the password to proceed.
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Share Link
Share and receive files, apps, or media contents with Android mobile devices using Share Link app
(for ASUS mobile devices) or SHAREit app (for other mobile devices) via a Wi-Fi hotspot. With this
app, you can send or receive files that are larger than 100 MB and lets you share or receive multiple
files at the same time. Share Link app sends and receives files faster than using Bluetooth.
Sharing files
1. From your Home screen, tap
then tap Share Link.
2.Tap Send file then select from the options that appear on your screen.
3. Tap the files that you want to send then tap Done.
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4. After your ASUS Tablet detects the other devices, tap the device that you want to share your
files with.
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Receiving files
To receive files:
1. From your Home screen, tap
then tap Share Link.
2.Tap Receive file to receive the files from the sender.
PC Link
Use your computer to access and control your ASUS Tablet and its apps via the PC Link. It allows
you to control your ASUS Tablet using your computer’s keyboard and mouse.
NOTE: Before using PC Link, ensure to install PC Link to your computer. Go to http://pclink.asus.com to
download and install PC Link.
Using PC Link
To use PC Link:
1. Connect your ASUS Tablet to your computer using a USB cable.
2. In your ASUS Tablet, a pop-up screen Allow US debugging appears. tap OK to allow
connection between your computer and your ASUS Tablet.
3. From your computer’s desktop, launch PC Link then click Connect.
4. On the PC Link screen, click OK. When connected, you can access and control your device using
the keyboard for typing and mouse for hand gestures.
Tap this to close PC Link
Tap this to maximize PC Link screen
Tap this to minimize PC Link screen
Tap this to view more PC Link settings
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Understanding the PC Link settings
Click this icon to rotate the mirrored ASUS Tablet screen on your computer screen.
Click this icon to minimize or maximize the volume.
Click this icon to capture a screenshot.
Click this icon to wake your ASUS Tablet or put it to sleep.
Click this icon to check for PC Link updates and assign a path for your screenshots.
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Remote Link
Turn your ASUS Tablet into a wireless input device and a presentation tool. Using this app, you
can use your ASUS Tablet as a touchpad, touchscreen panel, laser pointer for presentations, and
Windows® Media Player controller while connected to your computer via bluetooth.
NOTES:
• Before using Remote Link, ensure to install Remote Link to your computer. Go to
http://remotelink.asus.com to download PC Link and install it to your computer.
• Ensure to pair your computer and your ASUS Tablet first before using Remote Link.
Using Remote Link
To use Remote Link:
1. From your Home screen, tap
then tap Remote Link.
2.Tap Search device then select the device that you want to connect.
Remote Link touch pad
Tap
to activate ASUS Smart gesture and avigate your computer.
Slide your finger across this touch pad to navigate your computer.
Tap this button to mimic left-button mouse function.
Tap this button to mimic right-button mouse function.
Move this slider to zoom in/zoom out the screen of your computer.
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Remote Link presentation controller
Tap
to control the presentation slides on your computer.
Tap this button to go to next slide.
Tap this button to go back to previous slide.
Remote Link Windows® Media Player controller
Tap
to control the Windows® Media player.
Tap this button to go back to previous song/music file.
Move this slider to minimize/maximize the volume.
Tap this button to go to next song/music file.
Move this seeking button to select a part of a song/music file
that you want to listen or play.
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Remote Link keyboard input
Tap
to use keyboard input. You can also use the microphone icon for voice input.
Tap this button to key in your message via voice input.
Tap this button to send the message to your computer.
Key in your message in this field.
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Zen Everywhere
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Zen Everywhere
Special Zen Tools
Calculator
One-swipe and a tap is all it takes to launch your Calculator. When you open the Quick settings
panel, the Calculator icon is there visibly on top of the list. Tap it to get started with your
computations.
Tap this to enable Calculator.
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Quick Memo
Quick Memo is a note-taking tool that gives you the freedom to either scribble or type down
important notes you need to remember. After creating notes, you can share them via Share Link
and social media sites or turn them into a task inside Do It Later.
Creating a sticky note
You can turn Quick Memo notes into a sticky note so you can view them wherever, on your ASUS
Tablet. To create a sticky note, just tap on the pin icon on the upper right corner of Quick Memo
after creating your note.
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Sound Recorder
Record audio files using your ASUS Tablet by enabling the Sound Recorder app.
Launching Sound Recorder
To launch Sound Recorder, tap
> Sound Recorder.
Tap to customize the Sound
Recorder settings
Saved audio recording files pane
Tap to start audio recording
During recording, tap this to temporarily stop or
pause the recording
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Pausing a recording
During a paused recording, you can choose to resume, delete, or save the recording.
Tap to save the recording
Tap to resume the recording
Tap to delete the recording
Recording List
From the Recording List, you can play, rename, share, or delete a saved audio recording file.
To view your recording list, tap
from the Sound Recorder main screen.
Tap to share, rename,
or delete your selected
recording
Tap to play/pause your selected recording
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Audio Wizard
AudioWizard allows you to customize the sound modes of your ASUS Tablet for a clearer audio
output that fits actual usage scenarios.
Using Audio Wizard
To use AudioWizard:
1.Tap ASUS > Audio Wizard.
2. In the AudioWizard window, tap the sound mode you want to activate then tap Done to save
and exit.
When enabled, the ASUS Tablet auto-switches to the
best audio quality for the currently-running ASUS
app
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Splendid
ASUS Splendid allows you to easily adjust the display settings. It enriches the color of your screen
with these two ASUS Splendid modes: Vivid Mode and Reading Mode.
Vivid Mode
Enable the Vivid Mode and customize the image settings such as color temperature, hue, and
saturation.
1. From your Home screen, do any of the following to launch ASUS Splendid:
•• Tap Asus > Splendid.
•• Tap
> Splendid.
Tap to switch between tabs
Move to adjust the hue
Move to adjust the saturation
Tap to reset to factory defaults
Tap to restore to previous
settings
2. Adjust the screen color temperature and contrast through the Temperature and
Enhancement tabs.
3.Tap Done to apply the changes.
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Reading Mode
Turn on the Reading Mode to automatically optimize the color of the screen for a more comfortable
reading experience.
1. From your Home screen, do any of the following to launch the Reading Mode screen:
•• Tap Reading mode from the Quick settings panel.
•• Tap
> Settings > Display > Reading mode.
2. From the Reading Mode screen, move the slider to ON, then select any of these modes: Image
and text mode, and Text only mode.
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Power Saver
Fully maximize or extend the power of your ASUS Tablet even when it is idle or while it stays
connected to your network. Smartly customize the power settings for your frequent activities such
as reading emails or watching videos.
Setting up Power Saver
Maximize, optimize, or customize the power of your ASUS Tablet with some smart power saving
options.
1. Do any of the following to launch Power Saver:
•• Swipe down from the upper right corner to launch the Quick Settings panel, then tap
Smart saving.
•• Tap
> Power Saver.
2. Slide Smart saving to ON.
3. Select any of these modes:
•• Ultra-saving mode: Disconnects the network connection when your ASUS Tablet is idle
to fully maximize its battery life.
•• Optimized mode: Extends the battery life while your ASUS Tablet stays connected to
your network.
•• Customized mode: Allows you to set up the power settings for your frequent activities.
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Customizing Power Saver
Set the brightness level for your frequent activities such as reading emails or ebooks, watching
videos, browsing websites, and listening to music. You can also enable the power saving function
for some apps or enable the auto-disconnection of your network when your ASUS Tablet is asleep.
1.From Power Saver, tick Customized mode, then tap
.
2. Tick an activity, then set the brightness level in percentage.
3. If you want to enable the auto-disconnection of your network, tick IM and other apps using
push notification. Your ASUS Tablet will automatically disconnect from your network when it
is idle, and will resume the network connection when you wake up your ASUS Tablet.
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Maintain your Zen
Maintain your Zen
11
Keeping your device up-to-date
Keep your ASUS Tablet in the loop of Android system updates and upgraded apps and features.
Updating your system
1. Tap
then tap Settings.
2. On the Settings screen, slide down to display other items then tap About.
3.Tap System update then tap Check Update.
NOTE: You can preview the last time your ASUS Tablet’s system was updated at the Last update check:
of the System update window.
Storage
You can store data, apps, or files on your ASUS Tablet (internal storage), on an external storage, or
on an online storage. You need an internet connection to transfer or download your files on an
online storage. Use the bundled USB cable to copy files to or from the computer to your ASUS
Tablet.
Backup and reset
Back up data, Wi-Fi passwords, and other settings to Google servers using your ASUS Tablet.
1. Tap
then tap Settings > Backup and reset.
2. From the Backup & reset window, you can:
•• Backup my data: This feature backs up your data, Wif-Fi passwords, and other settings to
Google servers when enabled.
•• Backup account: Allows you to specify the acount you to be associated when you save
your backup.
•• Automatic Restore: This features facilitates restoration of backed up settings and data
when you renintall an app.
•• Factory data reset: Erases all data on phone.
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Securing your ASUS Tablet
Use the security features of your ASUS Tablet to prevent unauthorized access of information.
Unlocking your screen
When the screen is locked, you can open it with the security unlocking options that the ASUS Tablet
offers you.
1. Tap
then tap Settings > Lock Screen.
2.Tap Screen lock then select an option to unlock your ASUS Tablet.
NOTES:
• Refer to section Unlock screen options for more information.
• To deactivate the unlock screen option that you set, tap None on Choose screen lock screen.
Unlock screen options
Choose from these options to lock your ASUS Tablet.
Slide
Slide your finger to any direction to unlock your ASUS Tablet.
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Face Unlock
Show your face on the black window of the lock screen to unlock your ASUS Tablet. \
IMPORTANT!
• Face Unlock is less secure than a pattern, PIN, or password.
• Someone who looks like you could unlock your ASUS Tablet.
• The data used to identify your face is kept in your ASUS Tablet.
To set up Face Unlock:
1. From the Choose screen lock screen, tap Face Unlock.
2. Read the terms in using Face Unlock feature on your screen, then tap Set it up.
3. Read the instructions in setting up Face Unlock on your screen, then tap Continue.
4. Hold your ASUS Tablet at eye level and align your face on the outline of your screen to capture
it.
NOTE: The green-dotted outline indicates that the ASUS Tablet has detected your face and in the
process of capturing the image.
5. After your face has been captured, tap Continue.
6. If Face Unlock cannot recognize your face, you will be prompted to select a secondary option
to unlock your ASUS Tablet. Select Pattern if you want to unlock your ASUS Tablet by a pattern,
or PIN to unlock it by keying in your PIN then follow the succeeding onscreen instructions.
IMPORTANT! Ensure to remember the PIN or pattern that you created to unlock your device.
7. After you finished Face Unlock setup, tap OK.
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Pattern
Slide your finger on the dots and create a pattern.
IMPORTANT! You can create a pattern with a minimum of four dots. Ensure to remember the pattern
that you created to unlock your device.
PIN
Key in at least four numbers to set a PIN.
IMPORTANT! Ensure to remember the PIN that you created to unlock your device.
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Password
Key in at least four characters to create a password.
IMPORTANT! Ensure to remember the password that you created to unlock your device.
Configuring the other screen security features
Aside from the mode of screen lock, you can also do the following on the Screen security window:
•
Quick Access: Slide the Quick Access switch to ON to launch apps on the lock screen.
•
What’s Next widget: Slide the What’s Next Widget switch to ON to show the said widget on
the lock screen.
•
Instant camera: Slide the Instant camera switch to ON to launch the Camera app even if your
ASUS Tablet is in idle mode by pressing the volume button twice.
•
Owner info: Tap this to edit and key in the information that you want to appear even when
your screen is locked.
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Setting your ASUS Tablet identity
Know your ASUS Tablet’s identity such as serial number, IMEI (International Mobile Equipment
Identity) number, or model number.
This is important, as when you may lose your ASUS Tablet, you can contact your mobile carrier and
provide the information to blacklist the unauthorized use of your ASUS Tablet.
To display your ASUS Tablet’s identity:
1.Tap All Apps then tap Settings.
2. On the Settings screen, slide down to display other items then tap About. The About screen
displays the status, legal information, model number, operating system version, hardware, and
software information of your ASUS Tablet.
3. To see the serial number, SIM contact number, and IMEI of your ASUS Tablet, tap Status.
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Appendix
Appendix
Notices
EC Declaration of Conformity
This product is compliant with the regulations of the R&TTE Directive 1999/5/EC. The Declaration of
Conformity can be downloaded from http://www.asus.com/support
Prevention of Hearing Loss
To prevent possible hearing damage, do not listen at high volume levels for long periods.
À pleine puissance, l’écoute prolongée du baladeur peut endommager
l’oreille de l’utilisateur.
For France, headphones/earphones for this device are compliant with the sound pressure level
requirement laid down in the applicable EN50332-1:2000 and/or EN50332-2:2003 standard
required by French Article L.5232-1.
Power Safety Requirement
Products with electrical current ratings up to 6A and weighing more than 3Kg must use approved
power cords greater than or equal to: H05VV-F, 3G, 0.75mm2 or H05VV-F, 2G, 0.75mm2.
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CE Mark Warning
CE marking for devices with wireless LAN/ Bluetooth
This equipment complies with the requirements of Directive 1999/5/EC of the European Parliament
and Commission from 9 March, 1999 governing Radio and Telecommunications Equipment and
mutual recognition of conformity.
The highest CE SAR value for the device is 0.108 W/Kg.
This equipment may be operated in:
AT
EE
IT
NO
BE
ES
IS
PL
BG
FI
LI
PT
CH
FR
LT
RO
CY
GB
LU
SE
CZ
GR
LV
SI
DE
HU
MT
SK
DK
IE
NL
TR
DFS controls related to radar detection shall not be accessible to the user.
This device is restricted for indoor use only when operating under 5150 MHz to 5350 MHz of
frequency range.
RF Exposure information (SAR) - CE
This device meets the EU requirements (1999/519/EC) on the limitation of exposure of the general
public to electromagnetic fields by way of health protection.
The limits are part of extensive recommendations for the protection of the general public. These
recommendations have been developed and checked by independent scientific organizations
through regular and thorough evaluations of scientific studies. The unit of measurement for the
European Council’s recommended limit for mobile devices is the “Specific Absorption Rate” (SAR),
and the SAR limit is 2.0 W/Kg averaged over 10 gram of body tissue. It meets the requirements of
the International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP).
For next-to-body operation, this device has been tested and meets the ICNRP exposure guidelines
and the European Standard EN 62311 and EN 62209-2. SAR is measured with the device directly
contacted to the body while transmitting at the highest certified output power level in all
frequency bands of the mobile device.
ASUS Recycling/Takeback Services
ASUS recycling and takeback programs come from our commitment to the highest standards for
protecting our environment. We believe in providing solutions for you to be able to responsibly
recycle our products, batteries, other components as well as the packaging materials. Please go to
http://csr.asus.com/english/Takeback.htm for detailed recycling information in different regions.
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Coating notice
IMPORTANT! To provide electrical insulation and maintain electrical safety, a coating is applied to
insulate the device except on the areas where the I/O ports are located.
Green ASUS notice
ASUS is devoted to creating environment-friendly products and packaging to safeguard consumers’
health while minimizing the impact on the environment. The reduction of the number of the
manual pages complies with the reduction of carbon emission.
For the detailed user manual and related information, refer to the user manual included in the
ASUS Tablet or visit the ASUS Support Site at http://support.asus.com/.
Regional notice for Singapore
This ASUS product complies with IDA Standards.
Model name: K01B (TF303K)
Manufacturer:
Address:
Authorised represe
ntative in Europe:
Address:
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Index
Index
A
Advanced camera features­64
All Smiles­ 68
- see also Advanced camera features­ 64
App shortcuts­ 27
- adding­ 27
- removing­ 27
Audio Wizard­ 121
B
Backup and reset­ 126
Beautification­ 66
- see also Advanced camera features­ 64
Bluetooth­ 99
- enabling­ 99
- pairing­ 100
- unpairing­ 100
Browser­ 73
- adding a new tab­ 74
- bookmarking pages­ 74
- clearing the browser cache­ 76
- launching­ 73
- reading the pages later­ 74
- see also Catching up on my online reading
now­ 87
- sharing pages­ 74
- smartly read online­ 75
C
Calculator­ 116
Calendar­ 78
- adding accounts­ 78
- creating an event from your account­ 79
- creating events­ 78
- enabling alerts­ 79
Camera­ 59
- Camera home screen­ 61
- first-time use­ 60
- Image settings­ 62
- launching­ 59
- see Advanced camera features­ 64
- Video settings­ 63
Clock­ 104
- alarm clock­ 105
- launching­ 104
- stopwatch­ 105
- timer­ 106
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- world clock­ 104
Cloud music
- adding cloud account­ 96
- streaming­ 96
Contacts­ 39
- adding­ 41
- customizing your contact’s profile­ 41
- exporting­ 45
- importing­ 45
- launching­ 39
- see also Social networking­ 46
- see also VIPs­ 42
- setting up your profile­ 39
D
Data Transfer­ 92
Date and time
- setting up­ 31
Do It Later­ 86
- adding to-do tasks­ 86
- catching up on my online reading now­
87
- see also Reading the pages later­ 74
- prioritizing to-do tasks­ 86
E
Email­ 76
- adding­ 77
- see also Gmail­ 77
- setting up­ 76
Event-related alerts­ 82
- cancelled event alert­ 83
- rescheduled event alert­ 83
- start event alert­ 82
F
Favorites
- marking up­ 44
- see also Contacts­ 39
File Manager­ 90
- accessing the cloud storage­ 90
- accessing the external storage­ 90
- accessing the internal storage­ 90
First-time startup­ 17
G
Gallery­ 70
-deleting files­ 72
- editing images­ 72
- sharing files­ 72
- via e-mail­ 49
- via Facebook­ 49
- syncing Omlet Chat to Cloud­ 58
- using­ 50
- using drawer apps­ 51
- using your e-mail account­ 48
- using your Facebook account­ 49
- using your Google account­ 48
- using your mobile phone number­ 47
- viewing your Omlet contacts from Contacts
app­ 57
- viewing files from social network or cloud
storage­ 70
- viewing the photo location­ 71
- zooming in/out­ 72
GIF animation­ 69
- see also Advanced camera features­ 64
Gmail
- setting up­ 77
H
HDR­ 64
- see also Advanced camera features­ 64
Headset
- connecting­ 93
Home screen­ 25
- extended­ 30
- notification icons­ 26
- personalizing­ 27
- see also App shortcuts­ 27
- see also Wallpapers­ 29
- see also Widgets­ 28
P
Lock screen­ 34
- customizing­ 34
- customizing the quick access buttons­ 35
- see also Securing your ASUS Tablet­ 127
Panorama­ 65
- see also Advanced camera features­ 64
Party Link­ 107
- receiving photos­ 108
- sharing photos­ 107
PC Link­ 111
- PC Link settings­ 112
- using­ 111
Play Games­ 94
Playlist
- adding songs to a playlist­ 97
Power Saver­ 124
- customizing­ 125
- setting up­ 124
M
Q
Mobile network­ 98
- enabling­ 98
Music­ 95
- launching­ 95
- other playback options­ 96
- playing songs­ 95
- PlayTo other devices­ 97
- see Cloud music­ 96
- see Playlist­ 97
Quick Memo­ 118
Quick settings­ 32
- adding or removing buttons­ 33
L
R
Night­ 65
- see also Advanced camera features­ 64
Remote Link­ 113
- keyboard input­ 115
- presentation controller­ 114
- touch pad­ 113
- using­ 113
- Windows Media Player controller­ 114
Ringtone
- setting up­ 31
O
S
Omlet Chat­ 47
- registering­ 47
- see Social Hotspot­ 52
- sending a chat message­ 50
- sending a virtual sticker­ 50
- sending a voice message­ 50
- sending Omlet invites
Security­ 127
Selfie­ 66
- see also Advanced camera features­ 64
Share Link­ 109
- receiving files­ 111
- sharing files­ 109
Smart remove­ 68
N
Index
137
- see also Advanced camera features­ 64
Social Hotspot
- creating­ 52
- joining­ 53
- using­ 52
- viewing shared photos in Gallery app­ 55
Social networking
- syncing­ 46
Sound Recorder­ 119
Splendid­ 122
- Reading Mode­ 123
- Vivid Mode­ 122
Storage­ 126
SuperNote­ 88
- creating a notebook­ 89
- icons­ 88
- sharing a notebook on the cloud­ 89
- sharing a note to the cloud­ 89
System
- updating­ 126
System notifications­ 33
T
Time lapse­ 69
- see also Advanced camera features­ 64
Time Rewind­ 64
- see also Advanced camera features­ 64
V
VIPs­ 42
- adding an event­ 43
- see also What’s Next­ 80
- setting up from the contact’s screen­ 42
- setting up from the VIP screen­ 42
W
Wallpapers­ 29
- animated wallpaper­ 30
- wallpaper and background tint­ 29
Weather­ 102
- launching­ 102
- see also What’s Next­ 80
- Weather home screen­ 103
WebStorage­ 91
What’s Next­ 80
- accepting or declining invites­ 81
- displaying the 7-day weather forecast­ 85
- getting event reminders­ 80
- getting the weather updates­ 84
- see also Weather­ 102
- see also Calendar­ 78
- see also Email­ 76
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Index
- see also Event-related alerts­ 82
Widgets­ 28
- adding­ 28
- removing­ 28
Wi-Fi­ 98
- connecting­ 99
- disabling­ 99
- enabling­ 98
Z
ZenLink­ 107
- see Party Link­ 107
- see PC Link­ 111
- see Remote Link­ 113
- see Share Link­ 109
Zen UI­ 16
EC Declaration of Conformity
We, the undersigned,
Manufacturer:
ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC.
Address:
4F, No. 150, LI-TE Rd., PEITOU, TAIPEI 112, TAIWAN
Authorized representative in Europe:
ASUS COMPUTER GmbH
Address, City:
HARKORT STR. 21-23, 40880 RATINGEN
Country:
GERMANY
declare the following apparatus:
Product name :
ASUS Tablet
Model name :
K01B
conform with the essential requirements of the following directives:
2004/108/EC-EMC Directive
EN 55022:2010+AC:2011
EN 61000-3-2:2006+A2:2009
EN 55013:2001+A1:2003+A2:2006
EN 55024:2010
EN 61000-3-3:2008
EN 55020:2007+A11:2011
1999/5/EC-R&TTE Directive
EN 300 328 V1.8.1(2012-06)
EN 300 440-1 V1.6.1(2010-08)
EN 300 440-2 V1.4.1(2010-08)
EN 301 511 V9.0.2(2003-03)
EN 301 908-1 V5.2.1(2011-05)
EN 301 908-2 V5.2.1(2011-07)
EN 301 893 V1.7.1(2012-06)
EN 302 544-2 V1.1.1(2009-01)
EN 302 623 V1.1.1(2009-01)
EN 50360:2001
EN 62479:2010
EN 50385:2002
EN 50566:2013
EN 301 489-1 V1.9.2(2011-09)
EN 301 489-3 V1.4.1(2002-08)
EN 301 489-4 V1.4.1(2009-05)
EN 301 489-7 V1.3.1(2005-11)
EN 301 489-9 V1.4.1(2007-11)
EN 301 489-17 V2.2.1(2012-09)
EN 301 489-24 V1.5.1(2010-09)
EN 302 326-2 V1.2.2(2007-06)
EN 302 326-3 V1.3.1(2007-09)
EN 301 357-2 V1.4.1(2008-11)
EN 302 291-1 V1.1.1(2005-07)
EN 302 291-2 V1.1.1(2005-07)
2006/95/EC-LVD Directive
EN 60950-1 / A12:2011
EN 60065:2002 / A12:2011
2009/125/EC-ErP Directive
Regulation (EC) No. 1275/2008
Regulation (EC) No. 278/2009
Regulation (EC) No. 642/2009
Regulation (EC) No. 617/2013
2011/65/EU-RoHS Directive
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CE marking
(EC conformity marking)
Position : CEO
Name :
Jerry Shen
Declaration Date: 30/06/2014
Year to begin affixing CE marking: 2014
Signature : __________
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