Samsung SPH-L710RWPSPR User's Manual

User Guide
[Sprint UG template version 13a]
SPH-L710_Prepaid_JB4.3_UG_Eng_TE_MK5_030314_F2
Table of Contents
Get Started.................................................................................................................................... 1
Your Phone at a Glance ........................................................................................................ 1
Set Up Your Phone ................................................................................................................ 1
Activate Your Phone .............................................................................................................. 3
Complete the Setup ............................................................................................................... 3
Set Up Voicemail ................................................................................................................... 4
Sprint Account Information and Help ..................................................................................... 5
Sprint Account Passwords ............................................................................................. 5
Manage Your Account .................................................................................................... 5
Phone Basics ................................................................................................................................ 7
Your Phone’s Layout ............................................................................................................. 7
Key Functions ................................................................................................................. 7
Turn Your Phone On and Off ................................................................................................. 8
Turn Your Screen On and Off ................................................................................................ 8
Touchscreen Navigation ........................................................................................................ 9
Multi Window ....................................................................................................................... 14
Your Home Screen .............................................................................................................. 15
Creating Shortcuts ........................................................................................................ 16
Adding and Removing Primary Shortcuts .................................................................... 16
Adding and Removing Widgets .................................................................................... 17
Extended Home Screens ............................................................................................. 17
Recently Used Applications .......................................................................................... 17
Status Bar ............................................................................................................................ 18
Enter Text ............................................................................................................................ 19
Touchscreen Keyboards .............................................................................................. 19
Text Input Methods ....................................................................................................... 19
Google Voice Typing .................................................................................................... 19
Samsung Keyboard ...................................................................................................... 20
Swype ........................................................................................................................... 21
Tips for Editing Text ..................................................................................................... 21
TOC
i
Phone Calls................................................................................................................................. 23
Make Phone Calls................................................................................................................ 23
Call Using the Keypad .................................................................................................. 23
Call from Logs .............................................................................................................. 23
Call from Contacts ........................................................................................................ 24
Call a Number in a Text Message ................................................................................ 24
Call a Number in an Email Message ............................................................................ 25
Call Emergency Numbers ............................................................................................ 25
Enhanced 911 (E911) Information ............................................................................... 25
Receive Phone Calls ........................................................................................................... 25
Answer an Incoming Call .............................................................................................. 26
Mute the Ringing Sound ............................................................................................... 26
Reject an Incoming Call ............................................................................................... 26
Voicemail ............................................................................................................................. 26
Retrieve Voicemail Messages ...................................................................................... 26
Voicemail Notification ................................................................................................... 26
Visual Voicemail .................................................................................................................. 27
Phone Call Options .............................................................................................................. 27
Dialing Options ............................................................................................................. 27
Caller ID ....................................................................................................................... 27
Call Waiting .................................................................................................................. 28
3-Way Calling ............................................................................................................... 28
Call Forwarding ............................................................................................................ 28
In-call Options .............................................................................................................. 29
Speed Dialing ............................................................................................................... 30
Logs ..................................................................................................................................... 31
View Logs ..................................................................................................................... 31
Logs Options ................................................................................................................ 31
Clear Logs .................................................................................................................... 31
Contacts ...................................................................................................................................... 33
Get Started with Contacts .................................................................................................... 33
Access Contacts........................................................................................................... 33
Add a Contact ...................................................................................................................... 33
TOC
ii
Save a Phone Number ........................................................................................................ 34
Edit a Contact ...................................................................................................................... 34
Add or Edit Information for a Contact ........................................................................... 35
Assign an Image to a Contact ...................................................................................... 35
Assign a Ringtone to a Contact .................................................................................... 35
Link a Contact .............................................................................................................. 36
Delete a Contact ........................................................................................................... 36
Add Entries to Your Favorites .............................................................................................. 36
Create Groups ..................................................................................................................... 37
Create a New Group .................................................................................................... 37
Add a Contact to a Group ............................................................................................. 37
Send a Message to a Group ........................................................................................ 37
Share a Contact ................................................................................................................... 38
Accounts and Messaging ............................................................................................................ 39
Google ................................................................................................................................. 39
Create a Google Account ............................................................................................. 39
Access Gmail ............................................................................................................... 39
Send a Gmail Message ................................................................................................ 40
Read and Reply to Gmail Messages ............................................................................ 40
Email .................................................................................................................................... 40
Add an Email Account .................................................................................................. 41
Add a Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync Account ........................................................... 41
Compose and Send Email ............................................................................................ 42
View and Reply to Email .............................................................................................. 42
Manage Your Email Inbox ............................................................................................ 43
Edit Email Settings ....................................................................................................... 44
Delete an Email Account .............................................................................................. 47
Messaging ........................................................................................................................... 47
Send a Message .......................................................................................................... 47
New Messages Notification .......................................................................................... 48
Managing Message Conversations .............................................................................. 48
Messaging Settings ...................................................................................................... 50
Social Networking Accounts ................................................................................................ 52
TOC
iii
ChatON ........................................................................................................................ 52
Flipboard ...................................................................................................................... 53
Google+ ........................................................................................................................ 54
Hangouts ...................................................................................................................... 54
YouTube ....................................................................................................................... 54
Apps and Entertainment ............................................................................................................. 55
Samsung Link ...................................................................................................................... 55
Configure Samsung Link Settings ................................................................................ 56
Use Samsung Link to Share Media with Another Device ............................................. 56
DivX ..................................................................................................................................... 57
Locating Your VOD Registration Number .................................................................... 57
Register Your DivX Device for VOD Playback of Purchased Movies ........................... 57
Google Play Books .............................................................................................................. 58
Google Play Magazines ....................................................................................................... 58
Game Hub ........................................................................................................................... 58
Google Play Store................................................................................................................ 58
Find and Install an App ................................................................................................. 59
Create a Google Wallet Account .................................................................................. 59
Open an Installed App .................................................................................................. 59
Uninstall an App ........................................................................................................... 60
Google Play Movies & TV .................................................................................................... 60
Google Search ..................................................................................................................... 60
Media Hub/Samsung Hub.................................................................................................... 60
Google Play Music ............................................................................................................... 62
Music Hub ............................................................................................................................ 62
Music App ............................................................................................................................ 62
Google Maps ....................................................................................................................... 63
Video App ............................................................................................................................ 63
Web and Data ............................................................................................................................. 66
Internet ................................................................................................................................ 66
Data Services (Sprint 3G) .................................................................................................... 66
Your Data Services User Name ................................................................................... 66
Launch a Web Connection ........................................................................................... 67
TOC
iv
4G Services ......................................................................................................................... 67
Wi-Fi .................................................................................................................................... 67
Turn Wi-Fi On and Connect to a Wireless Network ..................................................... 67
Bluetooth ............................................................................................................................. 68
Turn Bluetooth On or Off .............................................................................................. 69
Connect a Bluetooth Headset or Car Kit ...................................................................... 69
Reconnect a Headset or Car Kit ................................................................................... 70
Disconnect or Unpair from a Bluetooth Device ............................................................70
Send Information Using Bluetooth ................................................................................ 70
Receive Information Using Bluetooth ........................................................................... 71
Virtual Private Networks (VPN)............................................................................................ 72
Prepare Your Phone for VPN Connection .................................................................... 72
Set Up a Screen Lock .................................................................................................. 72
Add a VPN Connection ................................................................................................ 72
Connect to a VPN ......................................................................................................... 73
Disconnect from a VPN ................................................................................................ 73
Camera and Video ...................................................................................................................... 74
Take Pictures ............................................................................................................... 74
Picture Options ............................................................................................................. 74
Share Pictures with Share Shot ................................................................................... 77
Record Videos .............................................................................................................. 77
Video Options ............................................................................................................... 78
Gallery ................................................................................................................................. 80
View Photos and Videos .............................................................................................. 81
Zoom In or Out on a Photo ........................................................................................... 82
Working with Photos ..................................................................................................... 82
Share Photos and Videos ............................................................................................. 83
Paper Artist .......................................................................................................................... 85
G+ Photos............................................................................................................................ 85
Group Play ........................................................................................................................... 85
Tools and Calendar ..................................................................................................................... 87
Clock .................................................................................................................................... 87
Calendar .............................................................................................................................. 87
TOC
v
Add an Event to the Calendar ...................................................................................... 87
View Events .................................................................................................................. 88
Erase Events ................................................................................................................ 88
Calculator............................................................................................................................. 89
Downloads ........................................................................................................................... 89
Dropbox ............................................................................................................................... 89
Download the Desktop Application ............................................................................... 89
Access Dropbox on your Phone ................................................................................... 89
Upload a Picture to Dropbox ........................................................................................ 90
Google Search ..................................................................................................................... 90
Help ..................................................................................................................................... 90
microSD Card ...................................................................................................................... 90
Install a microSD Card ................................................................................................. 90
Remove a microSD Card ............................................................................................. 91
View microSD Card Memory ........................................................................................ 91
Format a microSD Card ............................................................................................... 91
Unmount a microSD Card ............................................................................................ 91
My Files ............................................................................................................................... 92
More Services ...................................................................................................................... 92
S Memo ............................................................................................................................... 92
Create a New S Memo ................................................................................................. 93
S Suggest ............................................................................................................................ 94
S Voice ................................................................................................................................ 95
Voice Recorder .................................................................................................................... 95
Voice Search ....................................................................................................................... 95
VPN Client ........................................................................................................................... 95
Wallet ................................................................................................................................... 95
Settings ....................................................................................................................................... 97
Wi-Fi Settings ...................................................................................................................... 97
Turn Wi-Fi On or Off ..................................................................................................... 97
Configure Wi-Fi Settings .............................................................................................. 97
Other Wi-Fi Settings ..................................................................................................... 98
Wi-Fi Direct ................................................................................................................... 99
TOC
vi
Bluetooth Settings................................................................................................................ 99
Turn Bluetooth On or Off .............................................................................................. 99
Configure Bluetooth Settings ...................................................................................... 100
Data Usage Settings .......................................................................................................... 101
More Networks Settings..................................................................................................... 102
Airplane Mode ............................................................................................................ 102
Mobile Networks ......................................................................................................... 102
VPN ............................................................................................................................ 102
NFC Settings ..................................................................................................................... 103
Turn NFC On or Off .................................................................................................... 103
Android Beam ............................................................................................................. 103
S Beam Settings ................................................................................................................ 104
Turn S Beam On or Off ...................................................................................................... 104
Nearby Devices ................................................................................................................. 104
Screen Mirroring Settings .................................................................................................. 105
Lock Screen Settings ......................................................................................................... 105
Screen Lock ............................................................................................................... 105
Set a Swipe Screen Lock ........................................................................................... 105
Set a Face Screen Lock ............................................................................................. 106
Set a Face and Voice Screen Lock ............................................................................ 108
Set a Pattern Screen Lock ......................................................................................... 109
Set a PIN Screen Lock ............................................................................................... 110
Set a Password Screen Lock ..................................................................................... 110
Display Settings ................................................................................................................. 111
Wallpaper ................................................................................................................... 111
Notification Panel ....................................................................................................... 112
Multi Window .............................................................................................................. 112
Page Buddy ................................................................................................................ 112
Brightness .................................................................................................................. 113
Auto Rotate Screen .................................................................................................... 113
Screen Timeout .......................................................................................................... 114
Daydream ................................................................................................................... 114
Font Style ................................................................................................................... 114
TOC
vii
Font Size .................................................................................................................... 114
Touch Key Light Duration ........................................................................................... 115
Display Battery Percentage ........................................................................................ 115
Auto Adjust Screen Tone ........................................................................................... 115
LED Indicator Settings ....................................................................................................... 115
Sound Settings .................................................................................................................. 116
Volume ....................................................................................................................... 116
Vibration Intensity ....................................................................................................... 116
Ringtones ................................................................................................................... 116
Vibrations ................................................................................................................... 117
Default Notification Sound .......................................................................................... 117
Vibrate When Ringing ................................................................................................ 117
Dialing Keypad Tone .................................................................................................. 117
Touch Sounds ............................................................................................................ 118
Screen Lock Sound .................................................................................................... 118
Haptic Feedback ........................................................................................................ 118
Auto Haptic ................................................................................................................. 118
Emergency Tone ........................................................................................................ 118
HDMI Audio Output .................................................................................................... 119
Home Screen Mode Settings ............................................................................................. 119
Call Settings....................................................................................................................... 119
Call Rejection ............................................................................................................. 119
Set Up Call Rejection Messages ................................................................................ 120
Answering/Ending Calls ............................................................................................. 120
Turn Off Screen During Calls ..................................................................................... 120
Call Alerts ................................................................................................................... 121
Call Accessories ......................................................................................................... 121
Ringtones and Keypad Tones .................................................................................... 122
Personalize Call Sound .............................................................................................. 122
Noise Reduction ......................................................................................................... 122
Increase Volume In Pocket ........................................................................................ 123
US Dialing .................................................................................................................. 123
International Dialing .................................................................................................... 123
TOC
viii
TTY Mode ................................................................................................................... 123
DTMF Tones .............................................................................................................. 124
Voicemail Settings ...................................................................................................... 124
Voice Privacy.............................................................................................................. 124
Blocking Mode Settings ..................................................................................................... 124
Hands-free Mode Settings ................................................................................................. 125
Power Saving Mode Settings............................................................................................. 126
Accessory Settings ............................................................................................................ 126
Accessibility Settings ......................................................................................................... 127
Language and Input Settings ............................................................................................. 128
Choose a Default Language ....................................................................................... 128
Set a Default Input Method ......................................................................................... 128
Samsung Keyboard .................................................................................................... 128
Swype Settings ........................................................................................................... 130
Google Voice Typing Settings .................................................................................... 131
Voice Search Settings ................................................................................................ 132
Text-to-Speech Options ............................................................................................. 132
Pointer Speed............................................................................................................. 133
Motion Settings .................................................................................................................. 133
Smart Screen Settings ....................................................................................................... 134
Smart Stay.................................................................................................................. 134
Smart Rotation ........................................................................................................... 135
Voice Control Settings ....................................................................................................... 135
Accounts Settings .............................................................................................................. 135
Add an Account .......................................................................................................... 136
Backup Options .......................................................................................................... 136
Location Services Settings ................................................................................................ 136
Security Settings ................................................................................................................ 137
Passwords .................................................................................................................. 138
Device Administration ................................................................................................. 138
Security Update Service ............................................................................................. 138
Credential Storage ..................................................................................................... 139
Application Manager Settings ............................................................................................ 139
TOC
ix
Battery Settings ................................................................................................................. 139
Storage Settings ................................................................................................................ 140
Date and Time Settings ..................................................................................................... 140
Activate This Device .......................................................................................................... 141
System Update Settings .................................................................................................... 141
About Device Settings ....................................................................................................... 141
Copyright Information ................................................................................................................ 143
Index ......................................................................................................................................... 144
TOC
x
Get Started
The following topics give you all the information you need to set up your phone and wireless
service the first time.
Your Phone at a Glance
The following illustration outlines your phone’s primary external features and keys.
Set Up Your Phone
You must first install and charge the battery to begin setting up your phone.
1. Install the battery.

Insert a coin or other flat object into the slot at the bottom of the battery compartment
cover and lift the cover up gently.
Get Started
1

Insert the battery, contacts end first, and gently press the battery into place.

Replace the battery compartment cover, making sure all the tabs are secure and
there are no gaps around the cover.
2. Plug the USB connector into the USB Charger/Accessory port on the bottom of your
phone.
3. Plug the AC adapter into an electrical outlet and charge your battery. Fully charging a
battery may take up to three hours.
Note: Your phone’s battery should have enough charge for the phone to turn on and find a
signal, run the setup application, set up voicemail, and make a call. You should fully charge the
battery as soon as possible.
Get Started
2
Activate Your Phone
To activate your Sprint Prepaid service, you must register your phone online.
Register Your Phone on Sprint Prepaid
1. From your computer's browser, visit sprint.com/prepaidactivate.
2. Choose an activation option and click Next, and then enter your ZIP code and click
Next.
3. When prompted, enter the serial number (MEID) printed on the label on your phone's
packaging.
4. Follow the instructions to select a plan and payment method.

If you're swapping phones or bringing your number over from a different carrier,
follow the prompts to sign in or provide additional information.
5. Continue to follow the instructions to program your phone. Once you see the “Congrats”
page, your phone and plan are activated.

To confirm activation, make a phone call. If your phone is still not activated, visit
sprint.com/prepaidsupport for assistance. If you do not have access to the Internet,
call Sprint Customer Service at 1-855-639-4644 from another phone.
Note: If you are having any difficulty with activation, visit sprint.com/prepaidsupport for
assistance.
Complete the Setup
After you activate your phone, follow the prompts to set up your Google Account and
preferences.
For best results, activate your phone before starting the setup process.
Note: During setup, you may see a notice about Connections Optimizer. Connections Optimizer
helps you manage and enhance your data experience by finding and connecting to remembered
Wi-Fi networks on your device, and if applicable, the 4G network.
1. After you activate your phone, you’ll see the Welcome screen. Choose a language, and
then tap Start to begin setup.
2. Follow the onscreen instructions to complete each section. For each topic, you will have
an option to skip it and continue to the next screen.

Wi-Fi: You can choose to connect to Wi-Fi to complete setup, instead of your
phone’s wireless network connection. Select an available Wi-Fi network, and then
follow the prompts to connect.
Get Started
3

Got Google?: Follow the prompts to sign in to your current Google Account, or sign
up for a new Google Account right from your phone.
•
Tap Yes to enter your Gmail address and password and then tap the right arrow
to sign in to your current Google Account.
•
Tap No to sign up for a new Google Account. Tap Get an account, and then
follow prompts to set up your new account.

Backup and Restore: Select your Google Account backup settings. If you're signing
in with an existing Google Account, you can choose to restore your Google Account
information, such as apps, bookmarks, Wi-Fi passwords, and contacts, to your new
phone. You can also choose to keep your new phone backed up with your Google
Account.

Google & location: Select options for allowing Google and other apps to use your
location information.

This phone belongs to: Enter your name. Your phone uses your name to
personalize some features.

Google services: Learn about Google’s privacy policy and other terms.
3. At the Setup complete screen, tap Finish to complete setup and continue with other
options.
4. At the Dropbox screen, select an option and follow the onscreen instructions.
•
Create a new Dropbox account: Tap to set up a Dropbox account to save your
photos and videos to a Web-based storage area.
•
I already have an account: Tap to sign in to your current Dropbox account.
•
No thanks: Tap to skip the Dropbox setup screens.
5. That’s it, your phone is now ready to use.
Set Up Voicemail
You should set up your Sprint Voicemail and personal greeting as soon as your phone is
activated. Always use a password to protect against unauthorized access. Your phone
automatically transfers all unanswered calls to your voicemail, even if your phone is in use or
turned off.
Note: Voicemail Password – Sprint strongly recommends that you create a password when
setting up your voicemail to protect against unauthorized access. Without a password, anyone
who has access to your phone is able to access your voicemail messages.
Get Started
4
1. Press
and tap
2. Touch and hold
Phone.
to dial your voicemail number.
3. Follow the system prompts to:

Create your password.

Record your name announcement.

Record your greeting.
Note: You can also access Visual Voicemail by touching
.
Sprint Account Information and Help
Find out about account passwords and information about managing your account and finding
help.
Sprint Account Passwords
As a Sprint customer, you enjoy unlimited access to your personal account information, your
voicemail account, and your data services account. To ensure that no one else has access to
your information, you will need to create passwords to protect your privacy.
Account User Name and Password
If you are the account owner, you will create an account user name and password when you
sign on to sprint.com/prepaidsupport. (Click Sign in/Register and then click Sign up now! to
get started.) If you are not the account owner (if someone else receives the bill for your Sprint
service), you can get a sub-account password at sprint.com/prepaidsupport.
Voicemail Password
You’ll create your voicemail password when you set up your voicemail. See Voicemail for more
information on your voicemail password.
Data Services Password
With your Sprint phone, you may elect to set up an optional data services password to control
access and authorize Premium Service purchases.
For more information, or to change your passwords, sign on to sprint.com/prepaidsupport.
Manage Your Account
Manage your Sprint account from your computer, your Sprint phone, or any other phone.
Get Started
5
Online: sprint.com/prepaidsupport
●
View cash balance and/or payment date.
●
Check minute usage (if not on an unlimited voice plan).
●
Add a credit/debit card to set up AutoPay or make one-time payments.
●
See or modify your price plan.
●
Change your Account PIN.
From a Phone
●
For help, dial Sprint Customer Service at 1-855-639-4644 from any phone.
Reload Your Account
●
Visit sprint.com/prepaidreload to reload your cash balance by making a one-time
payment with a credit or debit card.
Get Started
6
Phone Basics
Your phone is packed with features that simplify your life and expand your ability to stay
connected to the people and information that are important to you. The following topics will
introduce the basic functions and features of your phone.
Your Phone’s Layout
The following illustrations outline your phone’s basic layout.
Key Functions
The following list defines the features listed in the above illustrations.
●
LED indicator glows or blinks in different colors to show status when the screen is
turned off. The LED glows red when charging, and blinks red when the battery is low;
blinks blue when a notification has arrived, or when you are recording voice; and glows
green when the battery is fully charged and the phone is attached to a charger.
●
Earpiece lets you hear the caller and automated prompts during calls.
●
Proximity and Light Sensors detect the presence of objects near the phone, and light
conditions.
●
Front Camera allows you to take pictures and videos of yourself.
Phone Basics
7
●
Power/Lock Key lets you turn the phone on or off, turn the screen on or off, or lock the
screen. Press and hold for a Device options menu, where you can turn the phone off or
restart it, or for easy access to Airplane mode, and to Mute, Vibrate, and Sound modes.
●
Back Key lets you return to the previous screen, or close a dialog box, options menu,
the Notification panel, or onscreen keyboard.
●
Home Key returns you to the Home screen. Press and hold to see recent apps, and
access Task Manager and Google Now.
●
Menu Key allows you to access a menu from most of your phone’s screens.
●
Volume Key adjusts the volume of your phone’s sounds. From the Home screen, press
to adjust master volume. During calls or playback, press to adjust volume. Press to mute
the ringtone of an incoming call.
●
Camera lets you take pictures and record videos.
●
Flash helps illuminate subjects in low-light environments when the camera is focusing
and capturing a photo or video.
●
Microphones allow other callers to hear you when you are using the speakerphone, and
captures sound during recording.
●
3.5 mm Headset Jack allows you to plug in either a stereo headset or an optional
headset (not included) for convenient, hands-free conversations.
●
Speaker plays ringtones and sounds. The speaker also lets you hear the caller’s voice
in speakerphone mode.
●
USB Charger/Accessory Port allows you to connect the phone charger/USB cable
(included) and other optional accessories (not included).
Caution: Inserting an accessory into the incorrect jack may damage the phone.
Turn Your Phone On and Off
The instructions below explain how to turn your phone on and off.
■
Press and hold the
Power/Lock Key.
Your screen remains blank while your phone is off (unless the battery is charging).
Turn Your Screen On and Off
You can quickly turn the screen off when not in use and turn it back on and unlock it when you
need it.
Phone Basics
8
Turn the Screen Off When Not in Use
■
To quickly turn the screen off, press the
Power/Lock Key.
To save battery power, the phone automatically turns off the screen after a certain period of
time when you leave it idle. You will still be able to receive messages and calls while the
phone’s screen is off.
Note: For information on how to adjust the time before the screen turns off, see Screen
Timeout.
Turn the Screen On and Unlock It
1. Press and hold the
Power/Lock Key.
2. Swipe the screen in any direction to unlock the screen.

If you have set up a screen lock, you will be prompted to draw the pattern or enter
the password or PIN. See Screen Lock.
Touchscreen Navigation
Your phone’s touchscreen lets you control actions through a variety of touch gestures.
Tap
When you want to type using the onscreen keyboard, select items onscreen such as application
and settings icons, or press onscreen buttons, simply tap them with your finger.
Phone Basics
9
Touch and Hold
To open the available options for an item (for example, a contact or link in a Web page), touch
and hold the item.
Phone Basics
10
Swipe or Slide
To swipe or slide means to quickly drag your finger vertically or horizontally across the screen.
Drag
To drag, touch and hold your finger with some pressure before you start to move your finger.
While dragging, do not release your finger until you have reached the target position.
Phone Basics
11
Flick
Flicking the screen is similar to swiping, except that you need to swipe your finger in light, quick
strokes. This finger gesture is always in a vertical direction, such as when flicking the contacts
or message list.
Phone Basics
12
Rotate
For most screens, you can automatically change the screen orientation from portrait to
landscape by turning the phone sideways. When entering text, you can turn the phone sideways
to bring up a bigger keyboard.
Note: The Auto rotate check box needs to be selected for the screen orientation to
automatically change. To make this selection, press
and then tap
> Settings > My
device > Display > Auto rotate screen. See Auto Rotate Screen for more information.
Pinch and Spread
"Pinch" the screen using your thumb and forefinger to zoom out or "spread" the screen to zoom
in when viewing a picture or a Web page. (Move fingers inward to zoom out and outward to
zoom in.)
Phone Basics
13
Tip: Pinching any Home screen will let you see thumbnails of all seven Home screens. Tap a
thumbnail to go straight to another Home screen.
Multi Window
Multi Window allows you to use two apps on the same screen, in separate, resizable windows.
Enable Multi Window
Enable Multi window in the Display settings.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device > Display.
2. Tap the check box beside Multi window to enable or disable the option.
Display Multi Window
After you enable Multi window in Display settings, you can control whether Multi window
displays on the screen, for easy access to its features.
When you display Multi window, it appears on the left side of the screen by default. You can
drag the tab along the side of the screen, or tap the tab to open Multi Window, then drag Multi
window to another edge of the screen (top, bottom, or side).
Phone Basics
14
■
Touch and hold the
Back Key to display Multi window.
Work With Multi Window
After enabling Multi Window, you can use it to run two apps at the same time. You can launch
apps from Multi window, or drag an app to the screen to run multiple apps at the same time.
The apps display together on a split screen. You can switch between the apps, or adjust the
size of their display on the screen.
Use Multi Window to Launch Multiple Apps
When you drag an app from Multi window on top of an open app, both apps display in a split
window.
■
While using one app, touch the tab to display Multi Window, and then touch and drag an
app to the screen.
Adjust the Size of Apps in Multi Window
While using Multi Window, you can adjust the size of the two apps on the screen.
■
Touch and drag the border between the windows.
Switch Multi Window App Positions
While using Multi Window, you can switch the position of the app windows on the screen.
■
Touch the border between the windows, then touch
Make a Multi Window App Full Screen
While using Multi Window, you can expand an app to full screen anytime.
■
Touch the border between the windows, and then touch
.
Your Home Screen
The home screen is the starting point for your phone’s applications, functions, and menus. You
can customize your home screen by adding application icons, shortcuts, folders, widgets, and
more. Your home screen extends beyond the initial screen. Swipe the screen left or right to
display additional screens.
Note: Your phone's home screens cycle through so that you can keep swiping in one direction
and make it back to the home screen. The small circles toward the bottom of the screen let you
know your current screen position.
Tip: Press
Phone Basics
to return to the main home screen from any other screen.
15
Creating Shortcuts
Learn how to add, move, or remove items from the home screen.
Adding Items from the Applications Menu
1. Press
, and then tap
Apps.
2. Touch and hold an application icon, and then drag it to a Home screen.
3. Release the screen to lock the new shortcut into its new position on the Home screen.
Adding Items from the Home screen
1. Press
to display the Home screen.
2. Touch and hold an empty area of the Home screen, and then choose Apps and
widgets.
3. Touch and hold the application icon, and then drag it to a Home screen. Release the
icon to lock it on the screen.
Removing a Shortcut
1. Press
to display the Home screen.
2. Touch and hold the desired shortcut, and then drag it to the Remove icon and release it.
As you place the shortcut into the Trash, both items turn red.
Note: This action does not delete the application; it simply removes the shortcut from the Home
screen.
Adding and Removing Primary Shortcuts
You can change any of your primary shortcuts with the exception of the Apps shortcut. The
primary shortcuts are the bottom row of app shortcuts that remain static on all home screens (by
default Phone, Contacts, Messaging, Internet, and Apps).
Note: Before replacing a primary shortcut, you must first add the replacement shortcut to the
Home Screen. For more information, see Creating Shortcuts.
1. Press
to display the Home screen.
2. Touch and hold the primary shortcut you want to replace and then drag it to an empty
space on any Home screen.
3. Touch and hold a new shortcut on the Home screen, and then drag it to the empty space
in the row of primary shortcuts.
Phone Basics
16
Adding and Removing Widgets
Widgets are self-contained applications that reside either in your Widgets tab or on the main or
extended Home screens. Unlike a shortcut, the Widget appears as an onscreen application.
Widgets can include Contacts shortcuts, bookmarks, Facebook status windows, Gmail and
email accounts, and many other types of apps.
Adding a Widget
1. Press
to display the Home screen.
2. Touch and hold an empty area of the Home screen, and then choose Apps and
widgets > Widgets.
3. Touch and a widget, and then drag it to a Home screen. Release the widget to lock it on
the screen.
Removing a Widget
1. Press
to display the Home screen.
2. Touch and hold the desired widget, and then drag it to the Remove icon. As you drop
the widget into the Trash, both items turn red.
Note: This action does not delete the application; it simply removes it from the current screen.
Extended Home Screens
In addition to the main home screen, your phone has six extended home screens to provide
more space for adding icons, widgets, and more. Touch and hold the icon or widget and then
drag across the screen to move from the main screen to an extended screen.
There are six extended screens in addition to the main Home screen.
Note: You cannot add more screens, unless you have previously deleted any of the existing
screens. The maximum number of home screens is seven.
To go directly to a particular screen:
1. From any home screen, pinch the screen to display thumbnail images of all screens.
– or –
Press
Home, and then tap
Menu > Edit page.
2. Tap the screen you want to open.
Recently Used Applications
You can access recently used applications through a display of shortcuts to the applications
themselves.
Phone Basics
17
1. Press and hold
from any screen to open the recently used applications window.
2. Tap an image to open the selected application.
Status Bar
The status bar at the top of the home screen provides phone and service status information on
the right side and notification alerts on the left. To view notification alerts, touch and hold the
status bar and drag it down.
Status Icons
Icon
Description
Bluetooth® active
Connected to another Bluetooth device
Wi-Fi® active
Vibrate
Mute
Speakerphone Active
Network (full signal)
3G (data service)
4G (data service)
Airplane Mode
Alarm Set
Smart stay is enabled, and you are using a feature that utilizes Smart stay.
Battery (full charge shown)
Notification Icons
Icon
Description
Missed call
New email
Phone Basics
18
New Gmail
New message
New voicemail
Event
USB connection
Updates available
Download complete
Keyboard active
Enter Text
You can type on your phone using the available touchscreen keyboards.
Touchscreen Keyboards
Touchscreen keyboard entry can be done in either Portrait or Landscape orientations. The
Landscape orientation provides more space and results in slightly bigger onscreen keys. If you
find that you prefer to enter text via the onscreen keyboard, and need bigger keys, use this
orientation.
Text Input Methods
There are three text input methods available.
●
Google voice typing allows you to speak your entries.
●
Samsung keyboard allows you to enter text by touching keys on a virtual QWERTY
keyboard. Samsung keyboard includes optional predictive text, which matches your key
touches to common words so you can select a word to insert it into your text.
●
Swype lets you enter words by swiping across the virtual QWERTY keyboard. Instead of
tapping each key, use your finger to trace over each letter of a word. You can also tap
letters to enter words.
Google Voice Typing
This feature uses Google voice recognition to convert your spoken words into text.
Use Google Voice Typing to Enter Text
1. From a screen where you can enter text, drag down from the top of the screen to open
the Notification panel, and then tap Select input method > Google voice typing.
Phone Basics
19
2. Speak into the microphone and watch your text being entered onscreen. If the text is
incorrect, tap DELETE.
3. Once you have completed entering your text, tap the keyboard icon to display the
onscreen keyboard.
Note: Select a language by tapping at the bottom of the Listening area. Tap Add more
languages to choose a new language via the Google voice typing menu. Removing the check
mark from the Automatic field allows you to select additional languages.
Configure Google Voice Typing
Set Google Voice Typing options. For more information, see Google Voice Typing.
■
Press
tap
and tap
> Settings > My device > Language and input, and then
next to Google voice typing.
Samsung Keyboard
With Samsung Keyboard, it's easy to enter text, symbols, and numbers.
Use Samsung Keyboard to Enter Text
1. From a screen where you can enter text drag down from the top of the screen to open
the Notification panel, and then tap Select input method > Samsung keyboard.
2. Tap keys to enter text. While entering text, use these options:

If you make a mistake, tap
to delete incorrect characters. Touch and hold
to delete a whole word or field.

Tap
to change the case of the text. Tap twice to switch to all capitals.

Tap
to switch to a symbols keyboard, to enter symbols. There are three
symbol keyboards.

Tap
to choose Google Voice typing, Handwriting, Clipboard, Settings, or
Floating keyboard.
Configure Samsung Keyboard
You can configure options for Samsung keyboard. For more information, see Samsung
Keyboard.
■
Press
tap
Phone Basics
and tap
> Settings > My device > Language and input, and then
next to Samsung keyboard.
20
Swype
Swype lets you enter words by tracing over the letters on the virtual QWERTY keyboard.
Instead of tapping each key, use your finger to trace over each letter of a word. You can also
tap letters to enter words.
Swype provides next-letter prediction and regional error correction, which can compensate for
tapping the wrong keys on the virtual QWERTY keyboards.
Use Swype to Enter Text
1. From a screen where you can enter text drag down from the top of the screen to open
the Notification panel, and then tap Select input method > Swype.
2. Swipe your finger continuously over the letters to form a word. As you swipe over letters,
words matching your pattern display at the top of the Swype keyboard. To enter a word,
lift your finger, or tap a word at the top of the keyboard.
3. While entering text, use these options:

If you make a mistake, tap
delete an entire word or field.

By default, Swype starts with a capital at the beginning of text. To use capitalization
at any time, tap
capitals.

to delete a single character. Touch and hold
to
once to start with a capital letter, or tap twice to enter all
Tap
to switch to a symbols keyboard, and then tap keys to enter numbers and
symbols.
Configure Swype
Choose Swype options. For more information, see Swype Settings.
■
Press
tap
and tap
> Settings > My device > Language and input, and then
next to Swype.
Tips for Editing Text
These tips allow you to cut or copy selected text and paste it into a separate selected area.
1. In a text entry field, double-tap the text.
2. Touch and drag the sliders to highlight and select the desired text.
3. Tap an onscreen option from the Edit text menu bar. You can drag your finger along the
menu bar to see all the options:
Phone Basics
21

Select all: Highlights all the text in the field.

Cut: Removes the selected text and saves it to the clipboard.

Copy: Copies the selected text to the clipboard.

Paste: Insert the last copied or cut text into the current field.

Clipboard: Display the clipboard to choose previously cut or copied text.
Phone Basics
22
Phone Calls
With the Sprint wireless service and your phone, you can enjoy clear calling across the country.
Make Phone Calls
There are several convenient ways to place calls from your phone.
Call Using the Keypad
The most “traditional” way to place a call is by using the phone’s dialer screen.
1. Press
and tap
Phone.
2. Tap the number keys on the keypad to enter the phone number. As you enter digits,
matching contacts display. If you see the number you want to dial, tap it to select the
number without entering the rest of the digits.
3. Tap
to call the number.
4. To end the call, tap
.
Call from Logs
All incoming, outgoing and missed calls are recorded in the Call log. You can place a call to
numbers or contacts that display in this area.
1. Press
and tap
Phone.
2. Tap the Logs tab. A list of recent calls displays. You can use these options:

For additional options, tap the name or number.

Drag your finger from left to right across the contact to place a call.
Tip: You can also swipe the entry from right to left to send a text message.
Phone Calls
23
Call from Contacts
You can place calls directly from your Contacts list using either of the following procedures.
■
Press
and tap
Contacts.

Tap the contact you want to call and then tap
.

Depending on your motion settings, you may also automatically call the displayed
contact, simply by lifting the phone to your ear. See Motion Settings for details.

Drag your finger from left to right across the contact to call their default number.
Tip: You can also swipe the entry from right to left to send a text message.
Call a Number in a Text Message
While viewing a text message, you can place a call to a number that is in the body of the
message. For more information, see Text Messaging and MMS.
1. Press
and tap
Messaging.
2. Open the message with the phone number and then tap the phone number.
Phone Calls
24
3. Tap Call to dial the number.
Call a Number in an Email Message
While viewing an email or Gmail message, you can place a call to a number that is in the body
of the message.
1. Press
and tap
Apps, and then tap
or
.
2. Open the message with the phone number and then tap the phone number.
3. The Phone app opens, displaying the phone number, ready for dialing. Tap
place the call.
to
Call Emergency Numbers
Place calls to emergency services, even when your phone’s screen is locked or your account is
restricted.
■
Press
and tap
Phone, and then tap
.
To call the 911 emergency number when the phone’s screen is locked with a screen lock:
■
From the lock screen, tap Emergency call.
Enhanced 911 (E911) Information
This phone features an embedded Global Positioning System (GPS) chip necessary for utilizing
E911 emergency location services where available.
When you place an emergency 911 call, the GPS feature of your phone seeks information to
calculate your approximate location. Depending on several variables, including availability and
access to satellite signals, it may take up to 30 seconds or more to determine and report your
approximate location.
Important: Always report your location to the 911 operator when placing an emergency call.
Some designated emergency call takers, known as Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs),
may not be equipped to receive GPS location information from your phone.
Receive Phone Calls
When you receive a phone call from a contact, the Incoming call screen appears and displays
the caller ID icon, name, and phone number of the calling party. When you receive a phone call
from someone who is not stored in Contacts, only the default caller ID icon and phone number
appear on the Incoming call screen.
Note: If your phone is turned off, all calls automatically go to voicemail.
Phone Calls
25
Answer an Incoming Call
The following procedure shows you how to answer an incoming call.
■
When the call comes in, touch and drag
.
Mute the Ringing Sound
You can mute the ringtone without rejecting the call by doing either of the following.
●
Press the Volume Key down.
●
Place the phone face down on a level surface. See Motion Settings to display the
settings required to mute incoming calls by turning over the phone.
Reject an Incoming Call
The following procedure shows you how to reject and incoming call.
■
When the call comes in, touch and drag
.
Reject a Call with a Text Message
You can automatically reject an incoming call by sending a text message to the caller.
■
Touch and drag Reject call with message, and then select a message, or tap Create a
new message + to create a new message.
Voicemail
Your phone automatically transfers all unanswered calls to your voicemail, even if your phone is
in use or turned off. You should set up your Sprint Voicemail and personal greeting as soon as
your phone is activated. Always use a password to protect against unauthorized access.
Retrieve Voicemail Messages
You can access your voicemail by using the following process.
1. Press
and tap
2. Touch and hold
Phone.
to access voicemail, and follow the prompts to review voicemail.
Voicemail Notification
There are several ways your phone alerts you to a new message.
●
By playing a ringtone.
●
By displaying
Phone Calls
in the Notifications area of the Status bar.
26
Note: Your phone accepts messages even when it is turned off. However, your phone notifies
you of new messages only when it is turned on and you are in a service area. You can check
your voicemail by dialing 1 + area code + your wireless phone number. When your voicemail
answers, enter your password.
Visual Voicemail
Visual Voicemail gives you a quick and easy way to access your voicemail. Now you can find
exactly the message you are looking for without having to listen to every voicemail message
first. View voicemails by caller name and number, along with the length of time and priority level
of the message.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Voicemail.
Phone Call Options
Your phone application provides many useful features and options to help you make the most of
your calling experience.
Dialing Options
There are several options available when entering a new number.
1. Press
and tap
2. While dialing, tap
Phone.
to display a list of options. Tap an option to select it.

Send message to send a text message to the entry.

Add to contacts to add the entered number into your Contacts list. See Add a
Contact for more information.

Speed dial setting to display the contacts assigned to numbers 2 through 100. The
number 1 is reserved for Voicemail.

Add 2-sec pause to add a 2-second pause to the number you are dialing.

Add wait to add a pause to the calling sequence until you tap a key to continue.

Call settings to display the Call settings menu. For more information, see Call
Settings.
Caller ID
Caller ID identifies a caller before you answer the phone by displaying the number of the
incoming call. You can block Caller ID if you do not want your number displayed when you
make a call. This block only lasts for one call; to permanently block your number, call Customer
Service.
Phone Calls
27
1. Press
and tap
2. Tap
Phone.
.
3. Enter a phone number and then tap
.
Call Waiting
When you’re on a call, Call Waiting alerts you to incoming calls by sounding a tone. Your
phone’s screen informs you that another call is coming in and displays the caller’s phone
number (if it is available).
To respond to an incoming call while you’re on a call:
1. Slide
to the right to put the first call on hold and answer the second call.
2. To switch back to the first caller, tap Swap.
3-Way Calling
With 3-Way Calling (also known as Conference calling), you can talk to two people at the same
time. When using this feature, the normal airtime rates will be charged for each of the two calls.
1. Press
and tap
Phone.
2. Enter a number and tap
.
3. Once you have established the connection, tap Add call and dial the second number.
(This puts the first caller on hold and dials the second number.)
4. When you’re connected to the second party, tap Merge.
If one of the people you called hangs up during your call, you and the remaining caller
stay connected. If you initiated the call and are the first to hang up, all callers are
disconnected.
5. To end the three-way call, tap
.
Call Forwarding
Call Forwarding lets you forward all your incoming calls to another phone number – even when
your phone is turned off. You can continue to make calls from your phone when you have
activated Call Forwarding.
Note: You are charged a higher rate for calls you have forwarded.
Phone Calls
28
Activate Call Forwarding
1. Press
and tap
2. Tap
Phone.
.
3. Enter the area code and phone number to which you want your calls forwarded.
4. Tap
. (You will hear a tone to confirm the activation of Call Forwarding.)
Deactivate Call Forwarding
1. Press
and tap
Phone.
2. Tap
3. Tap
.
. (You will see a message and hear a tone to confirm the deactivation.)
In-call Options
While you’re on a call, you will see a number of onscreen options. Tap an option to select it.
●
Add call: displays the dialer so you can call another person.
●
Keypad: displays the onscreen keypad, where you can enter numbers using DTMF
(Dual Tone Multi-Frequency). This is especially helpful if you need to enter an access
code or other information while on an active call.
●
End call: Terminate the call.
●
Speaker: Route the phone’s audio either through the speaker or through the earpiece.
Warning: Because of higher volume levels, do not place the phone near your ear during
speakerphone use.
●
Mute: Turn the onboard microphone either on or off.
●
Headset: Connect to a Bluetooth headset.
●
Touch
for more options:

Contacts: Go to your Contact list.

Memo: Create a memo during a call.

Message: Send a message during a call.
Phone Calls
29
Speed Dialing
You can assign a shortcut number to a phone number in your Contacts List for speed dialing.
There are one hundred available numbered spaces. The number 1 is reserved for Voicemail.
Assigning Speed Dials
1. Press
and tap
2. Touch
Phone.
> Speed dial setting.
3. Tap an unused space and the Select contact screen displays.
4. Select a contact to assign to the number. The selected contact number will display in the
speed dial number box.
Removing Speed Dials
1. Press
and tap
Phone.
2. Tap
> Speed dial setting.
3. Tap
> Remove.
4. Tap the X next to the speed dial entries you want to remove.
5. Tap Done.
Edit Speed Dials
1. Press
and tap
Phone.
2. Tap
> Speed dial setting.
3. Tap
> Change order.
4. Tap the entry you want to move, and then tap an unassigned space. (For example, if you
select speed dial 12, and speed dial 8 shows "Not assigned," you can tap speed dial 8 to
move the entry.) If you tap an assigned space, the two speed dials will swap places.
5. Tap Done.
Making a Call Using a Speed Dial Number
1. Press
and tap
Phone.
2. Touch the speed dial digits, holding the last digit until the number dials.
Phone Calls
30
Logs
The Logs tab of the Phone application lists all recent incoming, outgoing, and missed calls, plus
messages.
View Logs
The following procedures will guide you through viewing your call logs list.
1. Press
and tap
Phone.
2. Tap the Logs tab to display Logs.

To change the Logs view, tap
> View. Tap All calls, Missed calls, Dialed
calls, Received calls, or Rejected calls to filter the list.
Logs Options
The following procedures will guide you through accessing and understanding your call log
options.
■
To make a call from Logs, see Call from Logs.
For additional options:
1. Press
and tap
Phone.
2. Tap the Logs tab to display logs.
3. Touch and hold a listing to display the options list.

Copy to dialing screen: Copy the phone number form the call record to the Phone
screen.

Add to contacts/View contact: Save the phone number to create or update a
contact, or view the contact record where this number is saved.

Send number: Send the phone number in a text message.

Add to reject list: Add the phone number to the list of numbers, to have calls from
the number blocked.

Delete: Erase the call record from Logs.
Clear Logs
Follow these steps to clear the Logs list.
1. Press
Phone Calls
and tap
Phone.
31
2. Tap the Logs tab to display logs.
3. Tap
Phone Calls
> Delete, and then follow the prompts to select entries to delete.
32
Contacts
The Contacts application lets you store and manage contacts from a variety of sources,
including contacts you enter and save directly in your phone as well as contacts synchronized
with your Google Account, your PC, compatible email programs (including Exchange Server),
and your Facebook friends.
Get Started with Contacts
Before using Contacts, it’s best to learn a few basics.
Your phone automatically sorts the Contacts entries alphabetically. You can create a Google
contact, a phone contact, or a Corporate (Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync) contact.
●
Phone contacts are stored locally on the phone.
Note: If the phone is ever reset to its factory default parameters, locally stored contacts (phone
contacts) can be lost.
●
Google contacts are shared with your existing Google Account and can also be
imported to your phone after you have created a Google Mail account.
●
Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync contacts are shared with a Microsoft Exchange
account.
Access Contacts
There are a few ways to display Contacts.
■
Press
and tap
Contacts.
and tap
Phone > Contacts tab.
or
Press
Add a Contact
You can add contacts directly from the Contacts application. Enter details such as name, phone
numbers, email addresses, mailing addresses, and more.
1. Press
2. Tap
and tap
Contacts.
at the top of the screen.
3. If you have accounts set up on your phone, tap a storage account.
Contacts
33
4. Touch contact fields to enter information.

Tap
and assign an image to the new entry. Choose an image from Gallery, a
tagged photo with Picture by People, take a new picture with the Camera, or use an
S Memo.

Tap the Name field and use the onscreen keyboard to enter the full name. Tap
next to the Name field to display additional name fields.

Tap the Phone number field, and then enter the phone number. Tap
another Phone number. Tap
to add
, and then choose a label for the number.

Tap Email to enter an email address.

Tap Groups to assign the contact to a group.

Tap Ringtone to choose a ringtone to play for calls from the contact.

Tap Message alert to choose a ringtone to play for new messages from the contact.

Tap Vibration pattern to choose a vibration to play for new calls or messages from
the contact.

Tap Add another field to add new fields for the contact.
5. Tap Save to save the new contact.
Save a Phone Number
You can save a phone number to Contacts directly from the phone dial pad.
1. Press
and tap
Phone.
2. Enter a phone number using the keypad.
3. Tap
> Add to Contacts, and then choose Create contact or Update existing.
4. If you’re creating a new contact, choose an account for the contact.
5. Continue entering contact information, if desired. See Add a Contact.
6. Tap Save to save the contact.
Edit a Contact
Once you’ve added a contact, you can add or edit any of the information in the entry, assign a
caller ID picture, customize with a unique ringtone, and more.
Contacts
34
Add or Edit Information for a Contact
You can modify existing contact information to keep your information up-to-date.
1. Press
and tap
Contacts.
2. Tap a contact to display it, and then tap
.
3. Tap any field you want to change or add. See Add a Contact.
4. Add or edit the information, and then tap Save.
Assign an Image to a Contact
Adding a picture or image to a contact entry creates a more personal and easily recognized
entry. For example, when receiving a call from one of your contacts, the picture will display. You
can add a picture, or use an S Memo.
1. Press
and tap
Contacts.
2. Tap a contact to display it, and then tap
3. Tap,
.
, and then choose an option:

Choose Image to select a picture from Gallery.

Choose Pictures by people to select a picture from Gallery that contains a tag for
the contact.

Choose Take Picture to take a new picture.

Choose S Memo to assign an S Memo to the contact image.
4. Touch and drag along the sides of the blue border box to crop the image to the desired
size.
5. Tap Done, and then tap Save to assign the image.
Assign a Ringtone to a Contact
You can assign a special ringtone to individual contacts for more personalization.
1. Press
and tap
Contacts.
2. Tap a contact to display it.
3. Tap Ringtone, and then choose from the following:
Contacts
35

Tap a ringtone to select it, and then tap OK. When you tap a ringtone, a sample
plays.

Tap Add to choose a sound from one of these options:
•
Choose music track: Select a sound from Google Play Music.
•
Dropbox: Select a sound from your Dropbox.
•
Sound picker: Select a sound from the Music app.
Link a Contact
When you have contacts from various sources (Gmail, phone, Facebook, etc.), you may have
multiple similar entries for a single contact. Your phone’s Contacts application lets you link
multiple entries into a single contact.
1. Press
and tap
Contacts.
2. Tap a contact to display it, and then tap
.
3. Tap another entry to link it to the original contact.
Note: You can link up to ten contacts in a single entry.
Delete a Contact
You can delete a contact from the contacts details page.
1. Press
and tap
Contacts.
2. Tap a contact to display it, and then tap
> Delete.
3. Tap OK.
Tip: You can also touch and hold the contact and then tap Delete.
Add Entries to Your Favorites
The Favorites tab is a listing that can help you quickly access your most used or preferred
Contacts entries. Favorites are marked with a star.
1. Press
and tap
Contacts.
2. Tap a contact to display it, and then tap the star on the contact record.
Contacts
36
Create Groups
This feature allows you to add a new or existing contact to a call group. This group can be one
of the already present groups (Family, Friends, or Work) or a user-created group.
Create a New Group
You can create new groups with unique ringtones and vibration patterns.
1. Press
2. Press
and tap
Contacts > Groups.
and then tap Create.
3. Enter information about the group:

Tap the Group name field and enter a name for the new group.

Tap Group ringtone and select a ringtone for the group.

Tap Message alert to choose a ringtone to play for new messages from group
members.

Tap Vibration pattern and select a vibration pattern for the group.

Tap Add member and select a member or members to add to the new Group list.
4. Tap Done when you are finished adding members, and then tap Save.
Add a Contact to a Group
You can add new members to a group from your Contacts.
1. Press
and tap
Contacts > Groups.
2. Tap a group to display it, and then tap
.
3. From the list of contacts, tap the contact(s) you want to add. (A green check-mark
appears next to the selected entries.)
4. Tap Done to add the contact(s) to the group.
Send a Message to a Group
You can send a message to all or selected members of a group.
1. Press
and tap
Contacts > Groups.
2. Tap an existing group and then tap
Contacts
> Send message.
37
3. Select the recipients of the new message (indicated by a green checkmark) and then tap
Done.
4. Type your message, and then tap
.
Share a Contact
You can share contacts using Bluetooth, ChatON, Email, Gmail, Messaging, or Wi-Fi Direct.
1. Press
and tap
Contacts.
2. Tap a contact to display it, and then tap
> Share namecard via.
3. Send the current contact information to an external recipient via one of the following:

Bluetooth: Send the information via Bluetooth. See Bluetooth for information on
pairing and sending via Bluetooth.

ChatON: Send the information via ChatON.

Email: Send the information as an email attachment. See Compose and Send Email
for details on sending email.

Gmail: Send the information as a Gmail attachment. See Send a Gmail Message for
details.

Messaging: Send the contact information as an MMS message attachment (vcf file).
For more information about messaging, see Text Messaging and MMS.

Wi-Fi Direct: Send the information via a phone-to-device connection.
Contacts
38
Accounts and Messaging
Set up accounts on your phone, to synchronize information between your phone and accounts.
Use your phone’s messaging features to send text and multimedia messages.
Google
Many of your phone’s applications, such as Gmail, Google Maps, Google Talk, and the Google
Play Store, require a Google Account. To use these applications, you must set up your Google
Account on your phone. Setting up your account on your phone syncs your phone and your
online Google Account.
Create a Google Account
If you do not already have a Google Account, you can create one using your phone.
Note: Although you need a Gmail account to use certain features of your phone, such as
Google Play, you do not need to use Gmail as the default account for your phone.
Create a Google Account Using Your Phone
1. Press
and tap
> Settings > Accounts.
2. Tap Add account > Google > New.
3. Follow the onscreen prompts to create your free account.
Access Gmail
Below are procedures for accessing your Gmail account.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gmail.
2. Do any of the following:

View more email messages: If the Inbox is full, swipe your finger up the screen to
view more messages and conversations.

Read a new email message: Tap the unread message or the conversation with an
unread message (just-arrived items display in bold).

Select messages and conversations: Tap the box before the email or
conversation.

View the Inbox of another Gmail account: Tap the
menu at the top of the
screen and then tap the inbox of the Gmail account you want to view.
Accounts and Messaging
39
Send a Gmail Message
Below are procedures for sending a Gmail.
1. Press
and tap
2. From the Inbox, tap
Apps >
Gmail.
.
3. Enter the message recipient’s email address in the To field. You can add multiple
recipients.
4. Tap Subject and enter the email subject.
5. Tap Compose email and compose your email.

To add a picture or video, tap

To send a carbon copy (Cc) or a blind carbon copy (Bcc) of the current email to other
recipients, tap
> Add Cc/Bcc.
6. To send the message, tap

> Attach picture or Attach video.
.
To save the current email as a draft, tap
messages, from the Inbox, tap the
Drafts.

> Save draft. To view your draft email
menu at the top of the screen and then tap
To delete the current email message, tap
> Discard.
Read and Reply to Gmail Messages
Below are procedures for reading and replying to Gmail messages.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gmail.
2. Tap a message to display its contents.
3. Tap
to display the reply screen.
4. From the menu at the top of the screen, tap Reply, Reply all, or Forward.
5. To send the message, tap
.
Email
Use the Email application to send and receive email from your webmail or other accounts. You
can also access your Exchange ActiveSync email on your phone.
Accounts and Messaging
40
Add an Email Account
Email allows you to send and receive email using various email services. You can also receive
text message alerts when you receive an important email.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Email.
2. Enter your email address and password. To see your password as you enter it, tap
Show password.
3. Tap Next to start automatic email setup. If you need to configure custom settings, tap
Manual setup and then enter your settings. These may include mail type, user name,
password, server, security type, etc.
4. Follow the onscreen prompts to configure options for the account.
5. Tap Done to complete setup.
Note: You can also add email accounts from Settings. Press
Accounts > Add account > Email.
and tap
> Settings >
Add a Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync Account
The Email application also provides access to your Microsoft Exchange account from your
phone. If your company uses Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, 2007, or 2010 as the corporate
email system, you can use this email application to wirelessly synchronize your email, Contacts,
and Task information directly with your company’s Exchange server.
Use the following procedure to synchronize your phone with a corporate email account.
Note: You can set up multiple Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync accounts on your phone.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Email.
2. Enter your email address and password. To see your password as you enter it, tap
Show password.
3. Tap Next to start automatic email setup. For systems that require custom settings, tap
Manual setup and then enter your settings. You may need to consult your network
administrator for this information:

Domain\Username: Enter your network domain and username, separated by “\”.

Password: Enter your network access password (case-sensitive).

Exchange Server: Enter your system’s Exchange server remote email address.
Obtain this information from your company network administrator.
Accounts and Messaging
41

Use secure connection (SSL): Tap to place a checkmark in the box, if your system
requires SSL encryption.

Use client certification: Tap to place a checkmark in the box, if your system
requires certification.
4. Follow the onscreen prompts to configure options for the account.
5. Tap Done to complete setup.
Note: You can also add email accounts from Settings. Press
Accounts > Add account > Email.
and tap
> Settings >
Compose and Send Email
Compose and send email using any account you have set up on your phone. Increase your
productivity by attaching files such as pictures, videos, or documents to your email messages.
1. Press
and tap
2. From the Inbox, tap
Apps >
Email.
.
3. Compose your message:

Tap the To field and enter the recipient’s email address. You can add multiple
message recipients.

To send a carbon copy (Cc) or a blind carbon copy (Bcc) of the current email to other
recipients, tap Cc/Bcc.

Tap the Subject field and enter the email subject.

Tap the text entry field and compose your email.

To add an attachment, tap
. Choose from the following: My Files, Images, Take
picture, Video, Record video, Audio, Record audio, S Memo, Calendar,
Contacts, or Location.
4. To send the message, tap
.
View and Reply to Email
Reading and replying to email on your phone is as simple as on your computer.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Email.
2. On the email account Inbox, tap a message to view it, and then choose an option:
Accounts and Messaging
42

Tap
Reply to reply to the sender.

Tap
Reply all to reply to all the addresses in the original recipient list.

Tap
Forward to forward the message to new recipient(s).
3. Enter a message (if desired) and then tap
Manage Your Email Inbox
The following procedures allow you to view, refresh, sort, and delete your email messages.
View Your Email Inbox
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Email.
2. Tap the account name field (upper-left) to open the complete email account list page.
3. Select an email account and tap an email message.
Refresh an Email Account
Whatever your automatic synchronization settings are, you can also synchronize your sent and
received email messages manually at any time.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Email.
2. Select an email account.

If you are already in an email account, tap the account name field (upper-left) to
open the complete email account list page.

Select an available email account.
3. Tap
(Refresh).
Sort Email Messages
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
2. On the email account Inbox, tap
Email.
> Sort by.
3. Select from the options to sort email messages by date received (most recent or oldest),
by sender, read/unread status, starred favorites, attachments, recipient(s), priority,
Accounts and Messaging
43
subject, flag, request, meeting requests, or size. (Not all options are available for all
email accounts.)
Delete an Email Message
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Email.
2. Tap the check box beside email(s) you want to delete, and then tap
Delete.
3. Follow the prompts to confirm the deletion.
Edit Email Settings
You can edit general preferences, which apply to all email accounts, or configure settings for
specific email accounts, such as email address and password, name display and signature,
frequency of retrieval, and more.
Note: Available settings depend on the type of email account.
Edit General Settings
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Email.
2. Tap
> Settings to configure settings. Available settings depend on the type of email
account, and may include:

Display: Choose how emails are shown in the email list, and when you open them.

Composing and sending: Choose what functions are available while composing
and sending emails.

Auto advance: Choose how the email list displays after you delete or move an
email.

Confirm deletions: Choose whether the phone prompts you to confirm the action
when you mark emails for deletion.

Priority senders: Maintain a list of email addresses to ensure that emails from the
addresses receive priority handling.

Spam addresses: Create a list of email addresses and domains, to block emails
from these senders.

Rules for filtering: Set filters and manage filtered email.
Accounts and Messaging
44
Edit Account Settings
You can edit settings for your individual email accounts, such as email address and password,
name display and signature, frequency of retrieval, and more.
Note: Available settings depend on the type of email account.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Email.
2. Tap
> Settings > Account settings, and then tap an account to configure settings.
Available settings may include:

Sync settings: Tap to configure options for synchronizing your phone with your
account.
•
Sync Email: When enabled, your phone maintains synchronization with your
email account. The last synchronization is displayed.
•
Sync schedule: Set options for synchronizing your phone with your email
account. Available when Sync Email is enabled.
•
Period to sync Email: Choose a period of time to maintain synchronization
between your phone and email account.
•
Size to retrieve emails: Choose a maximum size for emails, for your phone to
automatically retrieve during synchronization. For larger emails, your phone will
prompt you to download the contents when you open them.

Signature: When On, a text signature is automatically added to emails you send.
Tap the ON/OFF switch to turn signatures On or Off. After turning signatures On, tap
Signature to edit the default text signature.

Out of office settings: Configure options for automatic replies to emails when you
are out of the office.

Default account: Assign an account as the default email account for outgoing
messages. When you launch an email from other apps, the email will automatically
be from this account.

Password: Update your account password to match the password set on your
account.

Email notifications: When enabled, an icon displays in the Status bar when you
receive new emails.

Select ringtone: Choose a ringtone to play for new email notifications.

Vibrate: When enabled, vibration plays for new email notifications.
Accounts and Messaging
45

More settings: Configure other options, including the account name, carbon copy
and blind carbon copy, synchronization, and security options.
•
Account name: Enter a name to identify this email account.
•
Your name: Enter a name, to be shown to recipients in emails from this account.
•
Always Cc/Bcc myself: Choose options for sending a copy of emails you send
to yourself, as a copy (Cc) or blind copy (Bcc).
•
Forward with attachments: Choose whether to automatically include
attachments when forwarding an email.
•
Show images: Choose whether to automatically display embedded images in
the body of an email.
•
Auto download attachments: Choose whether the phone automatically
downloads email attachments when you are connected to Wi-Fi. You might use
this option to control how and whether you use your plan’s data services to
download attachments.
•
Auto resend times: Choose the number of times the phone attempts to resend
an email after a delivery failure.
•
Folder sync settings: Choose folders to synchronize between your phone and
account.
•
Period to sync Calendar: Choose the period for synchronizing calendar events
between your phone and account.
•
Empty server trash: Delete the contents of the trash folder on the account
server.
•
In case of sync conflict: Choose whether information from the server or phone
has priority when there is a conflict.
•
Security options: Configure advanced security options, including encryption.
•
Number of emails to load: Choose the number of emails displayed at one time.
•
Sync Contacts: Choose whether contacts are synchronized between your
phone and the account.
•
Sync Calendar: Choose whether calendar events are synchronized between
your phone and the account.
•
Sync Task: Choose whether emails are synchronized between your phone and
the account.
Accounts and Messaging
46
•
Sync text message: Choose whether texts are synchronized between your
phone and the account.
•
Conversation view filter: Choose whether emails are displayed as
“conversations”, where related emails display together.
•
Exchange server settings: Configure the Domain\user name, Password, and
other Exchange server settings.
•
Incoming settings: Configure settings for the account server to access your
account on your phone.
•
Outgoing settings: Configure settings for accessing your account from your
phone.
Delete an Email Account
If you no longer want an email account on your phone, you can delete it through the mail
settings menu.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Email.
2. Tap
> Settings > Account settings.
3. Tap
, and then tap account(s) to delete.
4. Tap Delete, and then follow the prompts to confirm the deletion.
Messaging
With text messaging (SMS), you can send and receive text messages between your phone and
another phone that supports messaging.
Multimedia messages, (MMS), can contain text and pictures, recorded voice, audio or video
files, picture slideshows, contact namecards (vCard), or calendar events (vCalendar).
See your service plan for applicable charges for messaging.
Send a Message
Quickly compose and sent text messages on your phone.
1. Press
2. Tap

and tap
Apps >
Messaging.
Compose to create a message:
Tap Enter recipient and enter a Contact name, a mobile phone number, or an email
address using the onscreen keyboard. As you enter letters, possible matches from
Accounts and Messaging
47
your accounts and contacts display on the screen. Touch a match to add it to the
message.

Tap Enter message to enter your message.

Tap
to attach an image, picture, video, audio clip, S Memo, Calendar event,
location info, or contact.
3. Tap
Send to send the message.
New Messages Notification
Depending on your notification settings, the phone will play a ringtone, vibrate, or display the
message briefly in the status bar when you receive a new text or multimedia message. To
change the notification for new text and multimedia messages, see Messaging Settings for
details.
A new message icon
also appears in the notifications area of the status bar to notify you of
a new text or multimedia message. The Messaging application icon
number of new messages.
also displays the
To open the message, touch and hold the status bar, and then slide the status bar down to open
the Notification panel. Tap the new message to open and read it. For information on reading
and replying to messages, see Managing Message Conversations.
Managing Message Conversations
Text and multimedia messages that are sent to and received from a contact (or a number) are
grouped into conversations or message threads in the All messages screen. Threaded text or
multimedia messages let you see exchanged messages (similar to a chat program) with a
contact on the screen.
Read a Text Message
1. Do one of the following:

On the Messaging screen, tap the text message or message thread to open and
read it.

If you have a new message notification, slide the status bar down to open the
Notification panel. Tap the new message to open and read it.
2. To return to the All messages screen from a text message thread, tap
Back.
Note: To view the details of a particular message, in the message thread, touch and hold the
message to open the options menu, and then tap View message details.
Accounts and Messaging
48
If a message contains a link to a Web page, tap the message and then tap the link to open it in
the Web browser.
If a message contains a phone number, tap the message and then tap the phone number to dial
the number or add it to your contacts.
View a Multimedia Message
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Messaging.
2. From the message list, tap a message to open its contents.
3. While the message is open, tap the play icon (on a video or audio file) to play back the
file or tap an image to view a picture.

The file attachment on the MMS message can be saved to an optional installed
memory card (not included). To save the attachment, touch and hold the file. Tap
Save attachment. Select the attachment check box and tap Save.
Reply to a Message
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Messaging.
2. From the message list, tap a message.
3. Tap the Enter message field and then type your reply message.
4. Once complete, tap
Send to send the message.
Protect a Message from Deletion
You can lock a message so that it will not be deleted even if you delete the other messages in
the conversation.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Messaging.
2. On the Messaging screen, tap a message thread.
3. Touch and hold the message that you want to lock.
4. Tap Lock on the options menu. A lock icon displays below the message.
Delete a Message Thread
1. Press
and tap
Accounts and Messaging
Apps >
Messaging.
49
2. Touch and hold the message thread that you want to delete.
3. Tap Delete.
Delete Several Message Threads
1. Press
2. Tap
and tap
Apps >
Messaging.
> Delete threads.
3. Select the message threads you want to delete and tap Delete.
Note: Any locked messages will not be deleted, unless you select the Include protected
messages check box before confirming the deletion.
Delete a Single Message
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Messaging.
2. While viewing a message thread, touch and hold the message that you want to delete.
3. Tap Delete on the options menu.
4. When prompted to confirm, tap OK.
View Contact Details and Communicate with a Contact
When you have received a message from someone in your stored contacts, you can tap the
contact’s photo or icon in the message thread to open a menu of options. Depending on the
stored contact information, you can view the contact details, phone, or send an email message
to the contact, and more.
Messaging Settings
Messaging settings allow you control options for your text and MMS messages, including
message limits, size settings, and notifications.
1. Press
2. Tap
and tap
Apps >
Messaging.
> Settings to configure these options:

Delete old messages allows the phone to automatically delete the oldest messages
when the maximum number of messages is reached. Set the maximum number of
messages with the Text message limit and Multimedia message limit settings below.

Text message limit allows you to set the maximum number of text messages per
conversation.
Accounts and Messaging
50

Multimedia message limit allows you to set the maximum number of multimedia
messages per conversation.

Text templates allows you to create and manage text strings that you can add to
messages.

Auto combination allows you to choose whether long messages that are received
in multiple parts are automatically re-assembled to display as a single message.

Group messaging allows you to control how messages to multiple recipients are
handled. When enabled, a single message is sent to multiple recipients. When
disabled, a separate message is sent to each recipient.

Auto retrieve allows you to choose whether message attachment(s) are
automatically downloaded when you display a multimedia message. If you disable
this option, only the message header displays in the message list, and you’ll be
prompted to download the attachment(s).

MMS alert allows you to have the phone alert you when you make a change to a
message that will convert the message to a multimedia message (MMS).

Bubble style allows you to choose how messages appear on the screen. Bubbles
are the boxes that surround each message.

Background style allows you to choose the background of the message screen.

Use the volume key allows you to change the text size while reading a message by
pressing the Volume Key up or down.

Notifications allows you specify whether notifications for new messages display in
the status bar.

Select ringtone allows you to set the ringtone for your message notifications.

Vibrate allows you to choose whether vibration plays along with the ringtone for new
message notifications.

Message alert repetition allows you to choose how often your phone notifies you of
new message(s).

Preview message allows you to choose whether a preview of a new message
appears in the status bar with the message notification.

Emergency Alerts allows you to configure emergency alert settings. You can enable
or disable some alerts: Extreme Alert, Severe Alert, Amber Alert, and Emergency
alert test messages. You cannot disable Presidential alerts.
Important: The Commercial Mobile Alert System (CMAS) system provides the government the
ability to send geographically targeted notifications of emergencies, such as threats to public
Accounts and Messaging
51
safety, severe weather events, a hazardous material spill or a missing child in the phone user’s
area.

Emergency notification preview allows you to play a sample emergency alert tone.
Tap Stop to cancel the playback.

Vibrate allows you to select vibrate options for emergency messages.

Alert reminder allows you to configure the reminder interval.

Add signature allows you add a text signature to all messages you send.

Signature text allows you to enter a text signature, when Add signature is enabled.

Spam settings allows you to filter incoming messages for spam messages.

Add to spam numbers allows you to enter telephone numbers, to automatically flag
messages from the numbers as spam, when Spam settings is enabled.

Add to spam phrases allows you to enter a text phrase, to automatically flag
messages as spam when they contain the phrase. Available when Spam settings are
enabled.

Block unknown senders allows you to automatically block messages from numbers
that are not stored as contacts on your phone.
Social Networking Accounts
Stay in touch on the go with all your social networking accounts. Post updates on Facebook and
Twitter, review your LinkedIn contacts, see what everyone’s talking about from YouTube, and
more.
ChatON
The ChatON application provides a global mobile communication service where you can chat
with more than 2 buddies via a group chat. Share things such as pictures, videos, animation
messages (Scribbles), audio, Contacts, Calendar entries, and Location information.
Important: The Samsung account manages the access information (username/password) to
several applications, such as Samsung Link, ChatON, and Samsung Hub.
Register With the Service
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
ChatON.
2. Follow the prompts to read and accept the Terms and conditions and Privacy policy and
read the onscreen information. Tap Accept to continue.
3. Select a country code and enter your current phone number to register with the service.
Accounts and Messaging
52
4. Choose to receive the verification code via either SMS (text message) or Voice
(answering machine call) to your phone.
5. Enter the verification code you received, and then tap Next.
6. Enter your name and then tap Done.
Add Your First ChatON Buddy
1. Press
2. Tap
and tap
Apps >
ChatON.
and choose a search method.

Phone number: Search by Country code and phone number.

Search by ID: Search using a known Samsung account ID.
3. Follow the prompts to find a buddy.
Use ChatON for Chatting
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
ChatON.
2. Tap the Buddies tab and select a buddy to initiate your chat.
3. Enter your message using the onscreen text entry method.
4. Tap
to send the message.
Delete a Single Message Bubble
1. Press
and then tap
Apps >
ChatON.
2. Launch a chat session to reveal the message string.
3. Touch and hold a message bubble and then tap Delete.
Flipboard
The Flipboard application creates a personalized digital magazine out of everything being
shared with you. Access news stories, personal feeds and other related material. Flip through
your Facebook newsfeed, tweets from your Twitter account, photos from friends and much
more.
1. Press
and then tap
Accounts and Messaging
Apps >
Flipboard.
53
2. Follow the prompts to start using Flipboard, or to log in to your Flipboard account.
Google+
Google+ makes messaging and sharing with your friends a lot easier. You can set up Circles of
friends, visit the Stream to get updates from your Circles, use Messenger for fast messaging
with everyone in your Circles, or use Instant Upload to automatically upload videos and photos
to your own private album on Google+. Visit google.com/mobile/+/ for more information.
Google+ uses your Google Account. If you don’t already have a Google Account set up on your
phone, you can set one up.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Google+.
2. If you are signed into more than one Google Account, select the account you would like
to use with Google+.
3. Follow the onscreen instructions to use Google+.
Hangouts
Hangouts is an application for instant messaging offered by Google. Conversation logs are
automatically saved to a Chats area in your Gmail account. This allows you to search a chat log
and store them in your Gmail accounts.
Note: If you have already signed into your Google account, it displays on the Hangouts screen.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Hangouts.
YouTube
YouTube™ is a video sharing website on which users can upload and share videos. The site is
used to display a wide variety of user-generated video content, including movie clips, TV clips,
and music videos, as well as video content such as video blogging, informational shorts, and
other original videos.
YouTube is a data-intensive feature. Check your data plan to avoid additional data charges.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
YouTube.
Note: It is not necessary to sign in to the YouTube site to view content. However, if you wish to
sign in to access additional options tap Sign in under the ACCOUNT tab. Select an account (if
available) or create a new account. (Even if you sign in to YouTube via the Web, you must
separately sign in via your phone.)
Accounts and Messaging
54
Apps and Entertainment
All your phone’s features are accessible through the Apps list.
Samsung Link
Samsung Link makes staying connected easy. You can wirelessly synchronize your Samsung
device with your TV, stream content, and even keep tabs on who calls or sends text messages
with real-time, on-screen monitoring.
Samsung Link allows users to share their in-device media content with other external devices
using DLNA certified™ (Digital Living Network Alliance) Devices. These external devices must
also be DLNA-compliant. Wi-Fi capability can be provided to TVs via a digital multimedia
streamer (not included).
Samsung Link uses your Samsung account. The first time you launch Samsung Link, follow the
prompts to sign in to your Samsung account, or create a new account.
Both your phone, and the devices that connect to your phone, must be on the same Wi-Fi
access point (AP). For more information about using Wi-Fi, see Wi-Fi.
Note: Depending on the software version on your phone, you may see AllShare Play preloaded,
or Samsung Link. If you have AllShare Play, you’ll be prompted to upgrade to Samsung Link the
first time you launch AllShare Play.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Samsung Link.
2. Follow the prompts to sign in to your Samsung account and learn about Samsung Link.
3. On the Samsung Link screen, swipe your finger left or right across the screen to scroll
between Photos, Music, Video, or Document types.
4. To set options for Samsung Link, swipe right from the edge of the screen for options:
•
All content: Display all content categories.
•
Registered devices: Stream or share multimedia content from your device to
other DLNA-compliant devices connected to the same Wi-Fi network. When you
launch Samsung Link, compatible devices on the same Wi-Fi network display
automatically in Registered devices.
•
Registered storage: Add storage service(s) to view multimedia files anywhere.
Storage services include Web storage, such as DropBox or other services. Web
storage is sometimes referred to as the “cloud.”
Apps and Entertainment
55
Configure Samsung Link Settings
Configure Samsung Link options, such as storage location, account information, and registered
storage services.
1. Press
2. Tap
and tap
Apps >
Samsung Link.
> Settings for options:

Registered storage: Add a Web storage service, to view or share files.

Save to: Choose a default file storage location. You can save to your phone’s
internal memory or to an optional installed memory card (SD card, not included).

Auto upload: When turned On, photos and videos from your device will be
automatically uploaded to your PC, or to a Web storage service. You can also
choose how files are uploaded. Turn On Use mobile networks to allow your phone
to use your phone’s connection to the wireless data network, or turn it Off to only
allow uploads when connected to Wi-Fi.

Video optimization: When turned On, video quality for streamed video content is
optimized depending on current network conditions.

Password lock: When turned On, you must enter your Samsung account password
to start Samsung Link.

My account: Access information about your Samsung account.

About this service: Learn about Samsung Link.
Use Samsung Link to Share Media with Another Device
Share media with another DLNA-compliant device via Samsung Link.
Both your device, and the device(s) that connect to your device, must be on the same Wi-Fi
access point (AP). For more information about using Wi-Fi, see Wi-Fi.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Samsung Link.
2. Launch AllShare Play or Samsung Link on the target device.
3. On your phone, swipe the screen from the left side, and then choose a source for media.
You can choose a registered device, or registered storage.
4. Choose media to share. Tap an item, to select it, or tap
5. Tap
to select multiple items.
, and then follow the prompts to choose the target device.
Apps and Entertainment
56
DivX
DivX®, DivX Certified® and associated logos are trademarks of Rovi Corporation or its
subsidiaries and are used under license.
DivX Certified® to play DivX® video up to HD 720p, including premium content.
ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX® is a digital video format created by DivX, LLC, a subsidiary of Rovi
Corporation. This is an official DivX Certified® device that has passed rigorous testing to verify
that it plays DivX video. Visit divx.com for more information and software tools to convert your
files into DivX videos.
ABOUT DIVX VIDEO-ON-DEMAND: This DivX Certified® device must be registered in order to
play purchased DivX Video-on-Demand (VOD) movies. To obtain your registration code, locate
the DivX VOD section in your device setup menu (tap Apps > Settings > More > About device
> Legal information > License settings > DivX® VOD > Register). Go to vod.divx.com for
more information on how to complete your registration.
Important: DivX VOD content is protected by a DivX DRM (Digital Rights Management) system
that restricts playback to registered DivX Certified devices.
Locating Your VOD Registration Number
Follow these procedures to locate your VOD registration number.
■
Press
and tap
> Settings > More > About device > Legal information >
License settings > DivX® VOD > Register.
Register Your DivX Device for VOD Playback of Purchased
Movies
To play purchased DivX movies on your Samsung Galaxy S III phone, you will first need to
complete a one-time registration using both your phone and your computer.
1. Locate your VOD Registration code. Press
and tap
> Settings > More >
About device > Legal information > License settings > DivX® VOD > Register.
2. Open the DivX Player on your computer. To download the free player for your computer,
visit divx.com.
3. From the DivX Player on your computer, choose the VOD menu and select Register a
DivX Certified Device. Follow the prompts to log in, or create a DivX account if you don’t
already have one.
4. Follow the instructions in DivX Player to enter your phone’s VOD registration code and
create a phone nickname.
5. Choose a location on your computer to download the DivX registration video, and then
download the file.
Apps and Entertainment
57
6. Connect your phone to the computer via USB and transfer the DivX registration video to
your phone. From the Registration screen (Transfer), select USB (the phone) as the
target destination for the DivX registration video and tap Start. Return to the DivX VOD
Manager screen (from within your computer’s DivX Player) and confirm both your
computer and your new phone appears in the list of registered DivX devices.
Note: There is no special registration or configuration necessary to play back DRM-free DivX
movies. Registration of your phone is only required for playback of DivX material.
Google Play Books
With Google Play Books, you can find more than 3 million free e-books and hundreds of
thousands more to buy in the Google Play Store.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Play Books.
Google Play Magazines
With Google Play Magazines, you can subscribe to your favorite magazines and have them
available to read on your phone at any time or any place.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Play Magazines.
Game Hub
Game Hub provides a premium one-stop service center that lets you play, connect, and share
games on compatible Samsung Android devices.
Note: You must have the Samsung Account application installed and registered prior to using
Game Hub.
1. Press
and then tap
>
Game Hub.
2. Read the on-screen disclaimer and tap Confirm.
3. Follow the onscreen instructions and navigate to your favorite games and services.
Google Play Store
The Google Play Store is the place to go to find new Android apps, games, movies, music, and
books for your phone. Choose from a wide variety of free and paid apps ranging from
productivity apps to games. When you find an app you want, you can easily download and
install it on your phone.
To access the Google Play Store you must have a Google Account set up on your phone. See
Sign In to Your Google Account for details.
Apps and Entertainment
58
Important: Third-party applications may access your personal information or require your
service provider to disclose your customer information to the third-party application provider. To
find out how a third-party application will collect, access, use, or disclose your personal
information, check the application provider’s policies, which can usually be found on their
website. If you aren’t comfortable with the third-party application’s policies, don’t use the
application.
Find and Install an App
When you install apps from the Google Play Store app and use them on your phone, they may
require access to your personal information (such as your location, contact data, and more) or
access to certain functions or settings of your phone. Download and install only apps that you
trust.
Note: You need a Google Wallet account to purchase items from the Google Play Store app.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Play Store.
2. Browse through the categories (Apps, Games, Music, Books, Magazines or Movies &
TV), find an app you're interested in, and tap the name.
3. Follow the prompts to download and install the app.
Warning: Read the notification carefully! Be especially cautious with apps that have access
to many functions or a significant amount of your data. Once you tap OK on this screen, you are
responsible for the results of using this item on your phone.
Create a Google Wallet Account
You must have a Google Wallet account associated with your Google Account to purchase
items from the Google Play Store app.
Do one of the following:
■
On your computer, go to google.com/wallet/ to create a Google Wallet account.
– or –
The first time you use your phone to buy an item from the Google Play Store app, you’re
prompted to enter your billing information to set up a Google Wallet account.
Warning: When you’ve used Google Wallet once to purchase an item from the Google Play
Store app, the phone remembers your password, so you don’t need to enter it the next time. For
this reason, you should secure your phone to prevent others from using it without your
permission. (For more information, see Security Settings.)
Open an Installed App
There are several options for opening an installed app.
Apps and Entertainment
59
■
Press
and tap
Apps and tap the app icon.
Uninstall an App
You can uninstall any app that you have downloaded and installed from Google Play. You
cannot uninstall apps that are preloaded on your phone.
1. Press
and tap
DOWNLOADED.
> Settings > More > Application manager >
2. Tap the app you want to uninstall, and then tap Uninstall. Follow the prompts to
complete the uninstall.
Google Play Movies & TV
The Google Play Movies & TV application allows you to connect to the Google Play Store and
download a movie or TV show to watch instantly. Choose from thousands of movies and TV
shows, including new releases and HD titles in Google Play and stream them instantly on your
Android phone. Previously rented movies are automatically added to your My Movies library
across your phones.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Play Movies & TV.
Apps >
Google.
Google Search
Search the Web with Google.
■
Press
and tap
Note: A Google Search widget displays on the main Home screen by default. You can tap the
widget to search from the Home screen.
Media Hub/Samsung Hub
Media Hub is now Samsung Hub, your one stop for the hottest movie and TV content. With
hundreds of titles available, entertaining your family on the go was never easier. You can rent or
purchase your favorite content and watch from any location. Featuring the stunning viewing
quality Samsung is known for, Samsung Hub is your gateway to mobile video like you've never
experienced it before.
Samsung Hub uses your Samsung account to manage access and account information.
Note: Your phone may have Media Hub preloaded. When you launch Media Hub, you will be
prompted to upgrade to Samsung Hub.
1. Press
and tap
Apps and Entertainment
Apps >
Samsung Hub.
60
2. Scroll across the screen to select from the following available pages:

Overview: Access for all available categories and recently available content for
purchase or rental.

MUSIC: Music that is available for purchase and allows you to search for new music.

VIDEO: Videos and TV shows that are available for purchase/rental and allows you
to search for new content.

BOOKS: Books and magazines that are available for purchase and allows you to
search for new content.

GAMES: Games that are available for purchase or as trials and allows you to search
for new content.
3. Scroll through the media listings. You can tap items to buy or rent them. As you tap
some items, you can listen or watch a preview.
4. Follow the prompts to buy or rent media.
Samsung Hub Notices

Any media item (Media Content) may be rented or purchased after you create an
account in Samsung Hub.

Media Content that is purchased and downloaded may be viewed concurrently on up
to five (5) devices with Samsung Hub (or “the service”) that are also registered to the
same account.

You may remove a device from your account no more than once every 90 days.

You may remove Media Content from a device as many times as you’d like. You will
have the ability to re-download the Media Content later subject to content redownload availability and content provider permissions.

You may need network coverage to access Media Content you have acquired
through the Service.

You can use 3G, 4G, or Wi-Fi connectivity to download Media Content.

Unlike purchased Media Content, rented Media Content will be viewable on only 1
device in your account at a time.

Media Content is downloaded and saved to your authorized device's SD card. No SD
Card included out of box.

Your Media Content may pause/stop or not download in networks where there is a
weak signal.
Apps and Entertainment
61

You may begin watching downloaded Media Content as soon as a) license
acquisition has occurred and b) sufficient amount of the Media Content has been
buffered.

You must finish watching Media Content within the time limit set out for each piece of
content (which may be as short as 24 consecutive hours).

•
Stopping, pausing or restarting rented Media Content does not extend the
available viewing time.
•
In no event will rented Media Content be available for a period of more than thirty
(30) days (or shorter on a title-by-title basis) after the Media Content has been
rented (e.g., if you begin viewing rented Media Content on the 29th day after the
rental transaction, but do not finish viewing the entire title, that rented Media
Content may not be available for the entire twenty-four (24) consecutive hour
period if such period would extend the viewable time beyond the thirty (30) day
rental window).
Unless otherwise restricted by the Content Providers, you can download Media
Content to your TV using HDMI connections; otherwise, you cannot play Media
Content downloaded from your mobile device output.
Google Play Music
Google Play Music lets you browse, shop, and play back songs purchased from the Google
Play Store app, as well as songs you have loaded from your own music library. The music you
choose is automatically stored in your Google Music library and instantly ready to play or
download.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Play Music.
Music Hub
Music Hub lets you upload your music collection to the cloud, stream, and purchase songs from
an extensive catalog, and listen to personal radio.
Note: You must have the Samsung Account application installed and registered prior to using
Media Hub.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Music Hub.
Music App
The Music app is an application that can play music files. Launching Music allows you to
navigate through your music library, play songs, and create playlists (music files bigger than 300
KB are displayed).
Apps and Entertainment
62
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Music.
2. Tap a library category at the top of the screen (Songs, Playlists, Albums, Artists, or
Folders) to view the available music files.
3. Scroll through the list of songs and tap an entry to begin playback.
Google Maps
Use the Google Maps application to find directions, location information, business addresses,
etc. Determine your current location with or without GPS, get driving and transit directions and
get phone numbers and addresses for local businesses.
Enable Location Services on Your Phone
Before using any location-based services, you must enable your phone’s GPS location feature.
For more information about location services, see Location Services Settings.
Use Google Maps
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Maps.
Video App
The Video application plays video files stored in your phone’s memory, or on an optional
installed memory card (not included).
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Video.
2. By default, videos display by name in an array of thumbnails. You can also display your
videos in an alphabetical list by touching the List tab, or touch the Folders tab to list the
folders where your videos are stored.
3. To play a video, simply touch its thumbnail or list entry.
4. The following video controls are available:

Pause the video.

Start the video after being paused.

Touch and hold to rewind the video. Touch to go to previous video.

Touch and hold to fast-forward the video. Touch to go to next video.
Apps and Entertainment
63
Tap to set Volume.


Tap to display the video in a Pop Up Play window. The video plays in a small
window so you can use your phone for other purposes while watching the video. To
return to previous size, double-tap the screen. For more information, see
Original size view. The video plays in its original size.

Note: The screen view icons are a three-way toggle. The icon that displays, is the mode that
displays after tapping the icon.
5. While playing a video, tap
for options.

Share via: Send the video by Bluetooth, ChatON, Dropbox, Email, Gmail, Google+,
Messaging, Picasa, Wi-Fi Direct, or YouTube.

Chapter preview: Displays chapters (if chapter information is recorded in the video).
Touch a chapter to begin playing the video at that point.

Trim: Trim the original video or trim the video and create a new video.

Via Bluetooth: Turn Bluetooth on to use Bluetooth services.

Video auto off: Choose an option, to have your phone automatically stop playing
videos after a period of time you set.

Settings: Configure playback settings:

•
Mini controller: Choose options for displaying a small set of controls onscreen
during playback.
•
Brightness: Choose a brightness level for the screen.
•
Capture: Save a still picture from the video.
•
Play speed: Choose a speed for playback.
•
SoundAlive: Use SoundAlive audio effects with earphones.
•
Subtitles (CC): View closed-captioning subtitles for the video, if available
•
Tag buddy: When turned On, weather, location, and/or date information is stored
in the video file.
Details: Provides details about the video, such as file name, format, resolution, file
size, availability for forwarding, audio channel, last-modified date, and storage
location.
Apps and Entertainment
64
Use Pop Up Play
Pop Up Play allows you to view a video in a window that “floats” on the Home screen, so you
can multitask while watching the video. You can move the Pop Up Play window on the screen,
and drag the edges of the window to resize it.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Video.
2. Select a video and play it.
5. Tap
to continue viewing the video in a Pop Up Play window. You may need to tap
the screen to display the playback controls. While viewing the video in the Pop Up Play
window, you can tap the screen to pause playback.
Apps and Entertainment
65
Web and Data
The following topics address your phone’s data connections and the built-in Web browser.
Additional data-related features can be found in Accounts and Messaging, Apps and
Entertainment, and Tools and Calendar.
Your phone’s data capabilities let you wirelessly access the Internet or your corporate network
through a variety of connections, including:
Internet
Your phone’s Web browser gives you full access to both mobile and traditional websites on the
go, using 3G, 4G, or Wi-Fi data connections.
■
Press
and tap
Internet.
Note: Internet launches automatically when you touch a Web link in a text or email message.
Data Services (Sprint 3G)
With your Sprint service, you are ready to start enjoying the advantages of data services. The
following topics will help you learn the basics of using your data services, including managing
your user name, launching a data connection, and navigating the Web with your phone.
Important: Certain data services requests may require additional time to process. While your
phone is loading the requested service, the touchscreen keyboard may appear unresponsive
when in fact it is functioning properly. Allow the phone some time to process your request.
Your Data Services User Name
When you buy your phone and sign up for service, you’re automatically assigned a user name,
which is typically based on your name and a number, followed by “@sprintpcs.com”. (For
example, the third John Smith to sign up for Sprint data services might have
jsmith003@sprintpcs.com as his user name.)
When you use data services, your user name is submitted to identify you to the Nationwide
Sprint Network. Your user name is automatically programmed into your phone. You don’t have
to enter it.
Update Your User Name
If you choose to change your user name and select a new one online, or make any changes to
your services, you must then update the profile on your phone.
1. Press
Camera and Video
and tap
> Settings > More > System update.
66
2. Tap Update Profile.
Launch a Web Connection
Follow the below procedure to launch a Web connection.
■
Press
home page.)
and tap
Internet. (Your data connection starts and you see the
Note: The first time you access the Web on your phone, you may be prompted to sign in with
your phone number. Enter your number and tap Ok.
4G Services
4G is a service that must be included in your service plan and also available within your area.
4G coverage is currently available in only certain markets. For more details on 4G availability go
to: sprint.com/4G and click the Coverage map link.
Note: If 4G service is not included in your service plan, the 4G icon will not appear in the
Notifications area.
Not all services are available on 4G and coverage may default to 3G/separate network where
4G unavailable.
Important: 4G service must be added to your account before attempting a connection to the 4G
network.
Depending on which icons appear within the Notifications area, your services and features will
change.
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi provides wireless Internet access over distances of up to 300 feet. To use your phone’s
Wi-Fi, you need access to a wireless access point or “hotspot.”
The availability and range of the Wi-Fi signal depends on a number of factors, including
infrastructure and other objects through which the signal passes.
Turn Wi-Fi On and Connect to a Wireless Network
By default, your phone’s Wi-Fi feature is turned off. Turning Wi-Fi on makes your phone able to
discover and connect to compatible in-range Wi-Fi networks (or WAPs - wireless access points).
Turn Wi-Fi On
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap the ON/OFF switch beside Wi-Fi to turn Wi-Fi On.
Camera and Video
67
Tip: You can also turn Wi-Fi on and off through the Notification panel. Drag the Notification
panel down and tap Wi-Fi to enable or disable Wi-Fi.
Note: Most Wi-Fi networks are self-discoverable, which means no additional steps are required
for your phone to connect to a Wi-Fi network. It may be necessary to provide a user name and
password for certain closed wireless networks.
Connect to a Wi-Fi Network
1. Press
and tap
> Settings > Connections > Wi-Fi.
2. The network names and security settings (Open network or Secured with xxx) of
detected Wi-Fi networks are displayed.

When you select an open network, you will be automatically connected to the
network.

When you select a secured network, you will need to enter the wireless password to
connect to the network. Enter the password and tap Connect. You can use the
show password option to display the password as you enter it.
Add a New Network Connection
1. Press
and tap
> Settings > Connections > Wi-Fi.
2. Tap Add Wi-Fi network.
3. Enter the Network SSID. This is the name of your Wi-Fi network.
4. Tap the Security field and select a security option. This must match the current security
setting on your target network.
5. Tap Connect to store the new information and connect to the Wi-Fi network.
Note: The next time your phone connects to a previously accessed or secured wireless
network, you are not prompted to enter the wireless password again, unless you reset your
phone back to its factory default settings.
Scan for a Wi-Fi Network
1. Press
and tap
> Settings > Connections > Wi-Fi.
2. Tap Scan.
Bluetooth
Use Bluetooth to share information with other devices, or to connect to other devices, such as
headsets.
Camera and Video
68
Turn Bluetooth On or Off
The following procedures will guide you through turning on and turning off your Bluetooth
phone.
1. Press
and tap
> Settings > Connections > Bluetooth.
2. Tap ON/OFF beside Bluetooth to turn Bluetooth on.
Tip: You can also turn Bluetooth on and off through the Notification panel. Drag the Notification
panel down and tap Bluetooth to enable or disable Bluetooth.
Note: Turn off Bluetooth when not in use to conserve battery power, or in places where using a
wireless phone is prohibited, such as aboard an aircraft and in hospitals.
Connect a Bluetooth Headset or Car Kit
You can listen to music over a Bluetooth stereo headset, or have hands-free conversations
using a compatible Bluetooth headset or car kit. It’s the same procedure to set up stereo audio
and hands-free devices.
To listen to music with your headset or car kit, the headset or car kit must support the A2DP
Bluetooth profile.
1. Press
and tap
> Settings > Connections > Bluetooth.
2. If Bluetooth is not on, tap the on-off slider to turn it on.
3. Make sure that the headset is discoverable, so that your phone can find the headset.
Refer to the instructions that came with the headset to find out how to set it to
discoverable mode.
4. Tap Scan. Your phone will start to scan for Bluetooth devices within range.
5. When you see the name of your headset displayed in the Bluetooth devices section, tap
the name. Your phone then automatically tries to pair with the headset.
6. If automatic pairing fails, enter the passcode supplied with your headset.
The pairing and connection status is displayed below the hands-free headset or car kit name in
the Bluetooth devices section. When the Bluetooth headset or car kit is connected to your
phone,
(Bluetooth connected) displays in the status bar. Depending on the type of headset
or car kit you have connected, you can then start using the headset or car kit to listen to music
or make and receive phone calls.
Note: Due to different specifications and features of other Bluetooth-compatible devices, display
and operations may be different, and functions such as transfer or exchange may not be
possible with all Bluetooth-compatible devices.
Camera and Video
69
Reconnect a Headset or Car Kit
When you have paired a headset with your phone, you should be able to reconnect it
automatically by turning on Bluetooth on your phone and then turning on the headset. However,
sometimes you will need to reconnect manually, for example if you have been using your
headset with another Bluetooth device.
1. Press
and tap
> Settings > Connections > Bluetooth.
2. If Bluetooth is not on, tap the on-off slider to turn it on.
3. Make sure that the headset is discoverable.
4. Tap the headset’s name in the Bluetooth devices section.
5. If prompted to enter a passcode, try 0000 or 1234, or consult the headset or car kit
documentation to find the passcode.
6. If you still cannot reconnect to the headset or car kit, follow the instructions in Disconnect
or Unpair From a Bluetooth Device, and then follow the instructions in Connect a
Bluetooth Headset or Car Kit.
Disconnect or Unpair from a Bluetooth Device
Follow these instructions to disconnect or unpair your phone from a Bluetooth device.
Disconnect from a Bluetooth Device
1. Press
and tap
> Settings > Connections > Bluetooth.
2. Tap a connected device, and then follow the prompts to disconnect.
Unpair from a Bluetooth Device
You can make your phone forget its pairing connection with another Bluetooth device. To
connect to the other device again, you may need to enter or confirm a passcode again.
1. Press
and tap
> Settings > Connections > Bluetooth.
2. In the Bluetooth devices section, tap
next to the device, and then tap Unpair.
Send Information Using Bluetooth
You can use Bluetooth to transfer information between your phone and another Bluetoothenabled device such as a phone or notebook computer. The first time you transfer information
between your phone and another device, you need to enter or confirm a security passcode.
After that, your phone and the other device are paired, and you will not need to exchange
passcodes to transfer information in the future.
You can send the following types of information, depending on the device you are sending to:
Camera and Video
70
●
Images and videos
●
Calendar events
●
Contacts
●
Audio files
The location where the information is saved depends on the type of information and the
receiving device.
Send Information from Your Phone to Another Device
1. Turn Bluetooth On, on your device and the target device.

On your device, press
and tap
> Settings > Connections > Bluetooth.

Set the receiving device to visible or discoverable mode. Refer to the device’s
documentation for instructions on receiving information over Bluetooth.
2. On your phone, open the application that contains the information or file you want to
send. For example, if you want to send a photo, press
Gallery.
and tap
Apps >
3. Follow the steps for the type of item you want to send:

Photos and videos: From Gallery, on the Albums tab, tap an album, tap an item,
and then tap
> Bluetooth.

Calendar event: In the Calendar’s Day view, Agenda view, or Week view, tap the
event and then tap
> Share via > Bluetooth.

Music track: From the Music app, on the Now playing screen, tap
Bluetooth.

Voice recording: On the main Voice Recorder screen, touch and hold a recording
and then tap Share via > Bluetooth.
> Via
4. Tap the target device, and then follow the prompts on the target device to accept the
transfer.
Receive Information Using Bluetooth
Your phone is capable of receiving a wide variety of file types with Bluetooth, including photos,
music tracks, and documents such as PDFs.
1. Press
Camera and Video
and tap
> Settings > Connections > Bluetooth.
71
2. If Bluetooth is not on, tap the on-off slider to turn it on.
3. Tap the check box next to your phone's Bluetooth name to make it discoverable.
4. On the sending device, send one or more files to your phone. Refer to the device’s
documentation for instructions on sending information over Bluetooth.
5. Follow the prompts on your phone to accept the transfer. When you open a received file,
what happens next depends on the file type:
●
Media files and documents are usually opened directly in a compatible application. For
example, if you open a music track, it starts playing in the Music application.
●
For an event (vCalendar file), select the calendar where you want to save the event, and
then tap Import. The event is added to your Calendar. (For more information on using
the Calendar, see Calendar.)
●
For a contact record (vCard file), you can choose to import one, several, or all of those
contacts to your contacts list.
Virtual Private Networks (VPN)
From your phone, you can add, set up, and manage virtual private networks (VPNs) that allow
you to connect and access resources inside a secured local network, such as your corporate
network.
Prepare Your Phone for VPN Connection
Depending on the type of VPN you are using at work, you may be required to enter your login
credentials or install security certificates before you can connect to your company’s local
network. You can get this information from your network administrator.
Before you can initiate a VPN connection, your phone must first establish a Wi-Fi or data
connection. For information about setting up and using these connections on your phone, see
Launch a Web Connection and Turn Wi-Fi On and Connect to a Wireless Network.
Set Up a Screen Lock
If your network administrator instructs you to download and install security certificates for VPN
access, you’ll need to set up a pattern, PIN, or password screen lock to protect information on
your phone.
For more information, see Screen Lock.
Add a VPN Connection
The following procedures outline the method to use when adding a VPN connection.
1. Press
Camera and Video
and tap
> Settings > Connections > More networks > VPN.
72
2. Tap
, and then enter the information for the VPN you want to add. Information
includes Name, Type, Server address, PPP encryption (MPPE), and Show advanced
options. Consult the VPN administrator for more information.
3. When finished, tap Save.
Connect to a VPN
The following describes how to connect to a VPN.
1. Press
and tap
> Settings > Connections > More networks > VPN.
2. In the VPNs section, tap the VPN that you want to connect to.
3. When prompted, enter your login credentials, and then tap Connect. When you are
connected, a notification displays.
4. Open the Web browser to access resources such as intranet sites on your corporate
network.
Disconnect from a VPN
The following describes how to disconnect from a VPN connection.
1. Touch and hold the title bar, and then drag down to open the Notification panel.
2. Tap the VPN connection to return to the VPN settings screen, and then tap the VPN
connection to disconnect from it.
Camera and Video
73
Camera and Video
Use the camera to take and share pictures and videos.
Important: Do not take photos of people without their permission. Do not take photos in places
where cameras are not allowed. Do not take photos in places where you may interfere with
another person’s privacy.
Take Pictures
Launch the Camera app to take pictures.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Camera.
2. Using the display as a viewfinder, compose your picture by aiming the lens at the
subject. You can rotate the phone to any position, and the screen controls rotate to
make taking pictures easy.
3. As you compose a picture, the Camera automatically focuses the shot (the focus bracket
turns green), or:

Touch the screen to focus on the area you touched.

“Pinch” the screen, or press the Volume Key, to zoom in or out.

Configure other options. For more information, see Picture Options.
4. To take the picture, tap
.
Picture Options
Set options for the pictures you take.
Camera and Video
74
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Camera.
2. Configure these options:

Self-portrait: Switch between the back camera and the front camera, for selfportraits.

Flash: Choose a flash setting.

Shooting mode: Choose an automatic shooting mode. Some modes are not
available for Self-portraits.
•
Single shot: Take a single photo.
•
Best photo: Hold down Capture to take multiple shots; then choose the best
shots to keep.
•
Best face: Hold down Capture to take multiple shots; then choose the best “face”
on a photo subject to use that face in the final shot.
•
Sound & shot: Record up to 9 seconds of sound with each picture you take. You
can record sound when you take the picture, or after the picture is taken.
•
Face detection: While composing a picture, double-tap on a face to zoom in or
out.
•
Panorama: Touch Capture to take a picture; then use the onscreen guideline to
move the viewfinder and take the next 12 shots automatically.
•
Share shot: Share the pictures you take, with other Share Shot-capable devices
via Wi-Fi Direct.
•
HDR: Take photos in High Dynamic Range (HDR) mode to increase detail.
•
Buddy photo share: When you take a picture, the Camera recognizes faces
from Contacts, so you can easily share the picture with your friends.
•
Beauty: Adjust the contrast to create a smooth facial feature effect.
•
Smile shot: Touch Capture to focus on the subject’s face. If a smile is detected,
the picture is taken automatically.
•
Low light: Adjust exposure automatically, for optimum picture-taking in low-light
conditions. Be careful not to shake the phone while taking pictures.

Effects: Apply an effect to pictures.

Options
Camera and Video
75
•
Edit shortcuts: Choose shortcuts to appear on the toolbar. Touch and drag
shortcuts between the toolbar and the list.
•
Use the volume key as: Choose whether pressing the Volume Key zooms in or
out when composing a shot, or takes a picture.
•
Burst shot: When On, touch and hold the Capture button to take up to 20 shots
automatically.
•
GPS tag: Add GPS location information to photo details.
•
Self-portrait: When On, the Camera takes pictures with the front Camera.
•
Flash: Choose the default flash mode.
•
Shooting mode: Choose the default mode for taking pictures.
•
Effects: Apply an effect to pictures.
•
Scene mode: Choose a mode to match the kind of pictures you’re taking.
•
Exposure value: Set the default brightness level.
•
Focus mode: Set the default focus mode.
•
Timer: Set a delay to wait between touching the Camera button and taking a
picture.
•
Resolution: Choose a size for the image.
•
White balance: Choose a setting for the light source.
•
ISO: Choose a setting for imaging sensitivity.
•
Metering: Select a method for measuring light.
•
Auto contrast: Allow automatic light/dark adjustment.
•
Guidelines: Enable or disable an on-screen grid to aid in photo composition.
•
Auto share shot: When turned On, you can easily connect to other devices via
S Beam to share pictures with other S Beam devices. To share pictures, bring
the devices back-to-back. For more information, see S Beam Settings.
•
Anti-shake: When enabled, minimizes the effect of camera movement.
•
Contextual filename: When enabled, the filename the camera to the picture
includes GPS information.
•
Voice control: When enabled, you can speak a command to capture a picture.
Camera and Video
76
•
Save as flipped: When On, pictures or recordings you make using the front
camera are saved as a mirror-image (only available when Self-portrait is turned
On).
•
Image quality: Choose a quality setting for photos.
•
Storage: If an optional memory card is installed (not included), choose the
default storage location for pictures. By default all pictures are stored to the
phone’s internal memory.
•
Reset: Set all Camera settings to the defaults.
Share Pictures with Share Shot
You can share pictures you take with other devices, using the S Beam and Share Shot features
of your phone. When the features are enabled, pictures you take are automatically shared with
the connected device(s).
To use Share Shot, the NFC and S Beam features must be enabled on your phone, and the
device you want to share with. For more information, see NFC and S Beam.
1. Press
2. Tap
and tap
Apps >
Camera.
> Share shot, and then choose On to turn the feature On.
3. Hold the devices back-to-back, and then tap the screen to start sharing.
4. As you take pictures, they are automatically shared with the other device(s).
Record Videos
Use the Camera to record video.
Important: Do not take videos of people without their permission. Do not take videos in places
where cameras are not allowed. Do not take videos in places where you may interfere with
another person’s privacy.
1. Press
and tap
launch recording mode.
Camera and Video
Apps >
Camera, and then tap the
Mode switch to
77
2. Using the display as a viewfinder, compose your shot by aiming the lens at the subject.
You can rotate the phone to any position, and the screen controls rotate to make
recording easy.
3. As you compose a shot, the Camera automatically focuses the shot (the focus bracket
turns green), or you can “pinch” or “spread” your fingers on the screen to zoom in or out.
4. Tap
Record to begin recording. While recording, you can use these options:

Tap the screen to change the focus area to the area you tapped.

Tap
Pause to temporarily stop recording.

Tap
Stop to stop recording.
Video Options
Configure options for videos.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Camera.
2. Configure these options:

Self-recording: Switch between the back camera and the front camera, for
recording yourself.

Flash: Choose a flash setting.

Recording mode: Choose an automatic shooting mode. Some modes are not
available for Self-recording.
•
Normal: Record a video of any length (limited only by memory space).
Camera and Video
78
•
Limit for MMS: Restrict the length of the video so it can be sent as a message
attachment.
•
Slow motion: Record in slow motion.
•
Fast motion: Record a in fast motion.

Effects: Apply an effect to videos.

Options:
•
Edit shortcuts: Choose shortcuts to appear on the toolbar. Touch and drag
shortcuts between the toolbar and the list.
•
Use the volume key as: Choose whether pressing the Volume Key zooms in or
out when composing a shot, or takes a picture.
•
GPS Tag: Add GPS location information to video details.
•
Self-recording: When On, the Camera records with the front Camera.
•
Flash: Choose the default flash mode.
•
Recording mode: Choose the default recording mode.
•
Effects: Apply an effect to videos.
•
Exposure value: Set the default brightness level.
•
Timer: Set a delay to wait between touching the Camera button and starting
recording.
•
Resolution: Choose a size for the video.
•
White balance: Choose a setting for the light source.
•
Guidelines: Enable or disable an on-screen grid to aid in video composition.
•
Anti-shake: When enabled, minimizes the effect of camera movement.
•
Contextual filename: When enabled, the camera assigns a filename to the
video file, that includes GPS information.
•
Save as flipped: When On, pictures or recordings you make using the front
camera are saved as a mirror-image (only available when Self-portrait is turned
On).
•
Video quality: Choose a quality setting for videos.
Camera and Video
79
•
Storage: If an optional memory card is installed (not included), choose the
default storage location for videos. By default all videos are stored in the phone’s
internal memory.
•
Reset: Set all Camera settings to the defaults.
Gallery
Using the Gallery application, you can view pictures and watch videos that you’ve taken with
your phone’s camera, downloaded, or copied to an optional memory card (not included).
For pictures stored on an optional memory card, you can do basic editing such as rotating and
cropping. You can also set a picture as your contact picture or wallpaper and share pictures with
your friends.
While viewing pictures in the Gallery, scroll up the screen to view more albums. Simply tap an
album to view the photos or videos in that album.
If you have pictures or videos stored on an optional memory card (not included), they will be
display folders they are stored in, and folders are treated as albums. The actual folder names
will be used as the album names. If you have downloaded any photos and videos, these will be
placed in the All downloads album.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gallery.
2. Select a folder location (such as Camera) and tap an image to view your picture.
3. From the Gallery screen, you can use these options:

Tap a picture or video to display it in full screen view.

Touch and hold thumbnails to select them (indicated by a check mark).

Tap
Create album to create an album. Give the album a name, and then select
and drag thumbnails to the album to move or copy files to the new album.

Tap
Camera to launch the Camera, to take pictures or record video.

Tap
for options, including:
•
Select album/Select item: Depending on the view, tap albums or items to select
them. After selection, you can tap
again for options you can use with the
selected item.
•
Slideshow: Choose options to create a slideshow for viewing your pictures and
videos.
Camera and Video
80
•
Content to display: Choose content to display, from content stored on your
device or accounts set up on your phone.
•
Scan for nearby devices: Search for nearby DLNA-compatible devices to share
content.
•
Hide items/Show hidden items: Use Hide items to choose items to hide from
display. The items are not deleted, and can be displayed with the Show hidden
items option.
•
Settings: Configure Gallery settings.
View Photos and Videos
After selecting an album from the Albums tab, you can browse the photos and videos of that
album in either photo pile or grid view. Tap a photo or video to view it in full screen.
View Photos
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gallery.
2. Tap a thumbnail to view the picture. While viewing a picture full-screen you can use
these options:

Screen mirroring: Choose a device to share the picture via AllShare or Group
Play.

Share: Choose an option for sharing the picture. Options may include ChatON,
Group Play, Dropbox, Bluetooth, Email, Flipboard, Gmail, Google+, Hangouts,
Messaging, Picasa, S Memo, or Wi-Fi Direct.

Delete: Erase the current picture.

Camera: Launch the Camera, to take pictures or record video.
View Videos
Note: If no control icons are displayed on the screen in addition to the picture, tap anywhere on
the screen to display them.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gallery.
2. Tap a video to select it. When the video is displayed full-screen, you can use these
options:
Camera and Video
81

Share: Choose an option for sharing the video. Options may include ChatON,
Dropbox, Bluetooth, Email, Gmail, Google+, Messaging, Picasa, Wi-Fi Direct, or
YouTube.

Trim: Edit the length of the video.

Delete: Erase the current video.

Tap
to play the video.
Zoom In or Out on a Photo
There are two ways you can zoom in or out of a photo.
■
Tap the screen twice quickly to zoom in and then tap the screen twice quickly again to
zoom out.
– or –
You can also use pinch and spread to zoom in or out. See Pinch and spread.
Working with Photos
You can touch and hold on a photo to open a selection menu and choose what to do with it. You
can choose to delete the photo, rotate or crop it, and more.
Rotate and Save a Photo
Use this procedure to rotate and save a photo.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gallery.
2. Select a folder location (such as Camera) and tap an image to view your picture.
3. Tap
> Rotate left or Rotate right.
Crop a Photo
Follow this procedure to crop a photo. The cropped picture is saved along with the original copy
in your default storage location.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gallery.
2. Select a folder location (such as Camera) and tap an image to view your picture.
3. Tap
> Crop, and then use the onscreen tools to crop the picture:
Camera and Video
82

To adjust size of the crop box, touch and drag the edge of the box.

To move the crop box to a different part of the photo, drag the crop box to the
desired position.
4. Tap Done to apply the changes to the picture.
Share Photos and Videos
The Gallery application lets you send photos and videos using email or multimedia messages.
You can share photos on your social networks (such as Facebook, Picasa, and Twitter) and
share videos on YouTube. You can also send them to another phone or your computer using
Bluetooth.
Send Photos or Videos by Email
You can send several photos, videos, or both in an email message. They are added as file
attachments in your email.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gallery.
2. Select photos or videos to share.
3. Touch the screen and then tap
> Gmail or Email.
4. Compose your message and then tap
or
.
Note: If you selected Email and you have multiple email accounts, the default email account will
be used.
Send Photos or Videos by Multimedia Message
Although you can send several photos or videos in a multimedia message, it may be better to
send one at a time, especially if the files are large in size.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gallery.
2. Select photos or videos to share.
3. Touch the screen and then tap
> Messaging.
4. Compose your message and then tap
Camera and Video
.
83
Send Photos or Videos Using Bluetooth
You can select several photos, videos, or both and send them to someone’s phone or your
computer using Bluetooth.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gallery.
2. Select photos or videos to share.
3. Touch the screen and then tap
> Bluetooth. In the next few steps, you’ll be asked
to turn on Bluetooth on your phone and connect to the receiving Bluetooth phone so the
files can be sent. For more information, see Bluetooth.
Share Photos or Videos on Google+
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gallery.
2. Select photos or videos to share.
3. Touch the screen and then tap
> Google+.
Share Photos on Picasa
You need to be signed in to a Google Account to upload pictures to the Picasa photo organizing
service. You can view the photos online at picasaweb.google.com.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gallery.
2. Select photos or videos to share.
3. Touch the screen and then tap
> Picasa.
4. Follow the prompts to upload the items.
Share Videos on YouTube
You can share your videos by uploading them to YouTube. Before you do this, you must create
a YouTube account and sign in to that account on your phone.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Gallery.
2. Select photos or videos to share.
3. Touch the screen and then tap
Camera and Video
> YouTube.
84
4. Follow the prompts to upload the items.
Paper Artist
Paper Artist allows you to quickly add stylized effects to your photos or images.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Paper Artist.
G+ Photos
Keep all your photos backed up and organized with Google+ Photos.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
G+ Photos.
Group Play
Use Group Play to share media from your phone to other devices, via Wi-Fi, using your phone
as an AP (Access Point).
Many of your phone’s apps offer sharing via Group Play. Tap
usually from the Share via list of options.
to find sharing options,
To use Group Play, all participants must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
Important: If you are using Group Play via an unsecured Wi-Fi network, your information may
be vulnerable to unauthorized third parties while being transferred.
Use Group Play only for personal and non-profit purposes. Using Group Play for commercial
use violates copyright law. The company is not responsible for copyright infringement by users.
Create a Group and Share
Note: To use Group Play, all participants must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Group Play.
2. Tap Set group password > Create Group, and then follow the prompts to create a
group. You’ll need to set up a group password, which participants will use to join your
Group Play session.
3. After you create the group, your phone turns on the mobile AP (Access Point). Follow
the onscreen directions to bring other devices back-to-back with your phone to join the
group.
4. Choose options for sharing:
Camera and Video
85

Share music: Select music stored on your phone or on an optional installed memory
card (not included).

Share images: Select pictures stored on your phone or on an optional installed
memory card (not included).

Share documents: Select documents stored on your phone or on an optional
installed memory card (not included).

Play games and more: Play games with other participants.
Join a Group
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Group Play.
2. Tap Join Group. Your phone scans for nearby available groups. Your device can only
detect groups on the same Wi-Fi network your phone is connected to.
3. Select a group to join. After connecting, you can see and interact with the group’s shared
media.
Camera and Video
86
Tools and Calendar
Learn how to use many of your phone’s productivity-enhancing features.
Clock
Set alarms to keep track of time.
Create an Alarm
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Clock.
2. Tap Create alarm, and then enter information for the alarm.
3. Tap Save to store the new alarm event.
Delete an Alarm
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Clock.
2. Touch and hold an alarm, and then tap Delete.
Calendar
Use Calendar to create and manage events, meetings, and appointments. Your Calendar helps
organize your time and reminds you of important events. Depending on your synchronization
settings, your phone’s Calendar stays in sync with your Calendar on the Web, Exchange
ActiveSync calendar, and Outlook calendar.
Add an Event to the Calendar
Add events to your Calendar to help you organize your time and remind you of important
events.
Note: To synchronize calendar events among your Google and Corporate accounts, make sure
they are being managed by your phone. See Accounts and Messaging for more information.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Calendar.
2. Double-tap a day to which you would like to add an event to reveal the Add event/Add
task screen.
3. Tap the Calendar field to choose an account, if you have accounts set up on your phone.
Available options depend on the account, and not all account support calendar
synchronization.
Tools and Calendar
87
4. Tap the Title field and enter a title for the event.
5. Tap OK, or tap Edit event details to enter more information about the event:

Select a From/To time for the event by tapping the corresponding fields, and
adjusting the month, day, and year.

Select a time for the event by tapping the time field and then adjusting the hour and
minute. Tap the All day field to assign this as an all-day event. If assigned as an allday event, the time fields are removed as options.

Select a recurrence cycle for the event by tapping the Repeat field.

Select an alarm time by tapping the Reminder field.

Enter a location for the event in the Location field or tap
on the a map.

Enter a description for the event in the Description field.

Tap Memos to add an S Memo file as an attachment. For more information, see
S Memo.

Tap Images to add an image from the Gallery or take a new picture using the
camera.
to select the location
6. Tap Save to store the new event and synchronize it with your selected account.
View Events
The following procedure helps you view your calendar events.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Calendar.
2. To change the calendar view, tap the Year, Month, Week, Day, List, or Task tab.
3. Tap the day for which you would like to view events. (Your phone lists events in
chronological order.)
4. To display an event’s details, tap it from the current screen.
Erase Events
The following procedures show you how to erase your calendar events.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Calendar.
2. Select an event to display its details, and then tap
Tools and Calendar
> Delete.
88
3. Follow the prompts to delete the event.
Calculator
Your phone comes with a built-in calculator.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Calculator.
2. Enter numbers and operators by tapping the onscreen keyboard. Tap C to clear all
numbers.
Downloads
The Downloads application allows you to manage files you download to your phone.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Downloads.
Note: Applications you download from Google Play™ Store are managed with the Play Store
application, and do not display in Downloads.
Dropbox
Dropbox provides access to your desktop files directly from your phone. This app allows you to
bring your files with you when you're on the go, edit files in your Dropbox from your phone,
upload photos and videos to Dropbox, and share your selected files freely with family and
friends.
The app works in conjunction with a partner program placed on a target computer using an
active Internet connection.
Dropbox creates a folder that automatically synchronizes its contents across all of your
connected devices on your account. Update a file to your Dropbox on your computer, and it’s
automatically updated to the same folder on your other devices.
Download the Desktop Application
Follow the procedures below to download the desktop application.
1. Use your computer’s browser to navigate to dropbox.com.
2. Follow the onscreen setup and installation instructions on your target computer
containing the desired files.
Important: The computer application must be installed on the computer containing the desired
files. This computer must have an active Internet connection.
Access Dropbox on your Phone
Access the Dropbox app and set up your Dropbox account.
Tools and Calendar
89
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Dropbox.
2. Tap Sign in, enter your current account credentials, and tap Sign in.
– or –
Tap Sign up for Dropbox and follow the onscreen instructions to register for a new
account.
Upload a Picture to Dropbox
Follow the below procedures to manually upload pictures to the Dropbox app.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
Camera.
2. After you take a picture, tap the Gallery button to view the picture. The Gallery button
appears in the bottom right corner of the Camera screen in landscape orientation, or the
bottom left corner in portrait orientation.
3. Tap the picture to display options, and then tap
location, and tap Add.
> Add to Dropbox. Select a folder
Note: If your share folder is located on your computer, you will momentarily receive an
onscreen popup notifying you that a new image was uploaded to your shared Dropbox folder.
Google Search
Use Google Search to search the Internet.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Google.
Help
Help provides online information to help with your phone questions.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Help.
microSD Card
You can install an optional microSD™ memory card (not included), to add storage for images,
videos, music, documents, and other files on your phone.
Install a microSD Card
Use the following procedures to install an optional memory card (not included) in your phone.
1. Using the slot provided, gently lift the battery cover off the phone.
Tools and Calendar
90
2. Insert the card with the gold contacts facing down.
3. Firmly press the card into the slot and make sure that it locks into place.
4. Replace the battery cover.
Remove a microSD Card
Use the following procedures to remove an optional installed memory card (not included) from
your phone.
1. Using the slot provided, gently lift the battery cover off the phone.
2. Firmly press the card into the slot to release the lock. The card should pop partially out
of the slot.
3. Remove the card from the slot.
4. Replace the battery cover.
Important: You can easily damage the memory card and its adapter by improper operation.
Please be careful when inserting, removing, or handling it. Do not over-insert the card as this
can damage the contact pins.
View microSD Card Memory
Use the following procedure to view used and available memory on an optional installed
memory card (not included).
■
Press
and tap
> Settings > More > Storage.
Format a microSD Card
Formatting permanently removes all files stored on an optional installed memory card (not
included).
Note: The formatting procedure erases all the data on an installed card, after which the files
cannot be retrieved. To prevent the loss of important data, please check the contents before you
format a card.
1. Press
and tap
> Settings > More > Storage.
2. Tap Format SD card > Format SD card > Delete all.
Unmount a microSD Card
When you need to remove an optional installed memory card, you must unmount the card first
to prevent corrupting the data stored on it or damaging the card.
1. Press
Tools and Calendar
and tap
> Settings > More > Storage.
91
2. Tap Unmount SD card, then tap OK.
My Files
My files allows you to manage your manage sounds, images, videos, Bluetooth files, Android
files, and files stored on your phone, or on an optional installed memory card (not included). You
can open a file if the associated app is already on your phone.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
My Files.
2. Files are displayed in categories, including All files, Images, Videos, Music, and
Documents.
Note: Different folders may appear depending on how your phone is configured.
More Services
More Services contains an assortment of Samsung apps that are not preloaded on your Galaxy
S III.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
More Services.
S Memo
The S Memo application allows you to create memos using the keyboard, your finger, or both.
You can add images, voice recordings, and text all in one place.
Follow the steps below to explore the S Memo app.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
2. From the S Memo screen, tap
S Memo.
to access options:

Search: Tap to search for a saved memo.

Delete: Touch one or all memos and then tap Delete.

Sort by: Choose how to sort the list of memos.

View by list/View by thumbnail: Tap to view your existing memos in a list or
thumbnail (default) view.

Share via: Send a memo. Available options may include Group Play, ChatON,
Dropbox, Flipboard, Hangouts, Picasa, Paper Artist, Google+, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi
Direct, Messaging, Gmail, or Email.

Import/Export: Export a memo, or import a file into S Memo.
Tools and Calendar
92

Sync: Synchronize memo(s) with Evernote or Google+.

Create folder: Create a folder to store memos.

Move: Move a memo to a folder.

Copy: Copy a memo to the clipboard.

Lock/Unlock: When locked, a memo cannot be deleted.

Print: Print memo(s) via Wi-Fi to a compatible Samsung printer (not included).

Settings:
•
Auto Sync: Sync your settings on your phone or save them to you Samsung
account.
•
Change PIN: Set a PIN number to use to lock your memos.
•
Screen timeout: Tap to select the length of time that the screen will display
when you are in the S Memo application. Choose from 15 seconds, 30
seconds, 1 minutes, 2 minutes, 5 minutes, or 10 minutes.
•
Handwriting language update: Tap to update the software that translates your
handwriting into text.
•
Auto hide toolbar: Tap to hide the toolbar when entering a memo.

Help: Learn about S Memo.

Backup and restore: Save or import memos from an optional installed memory card
(not included), or import memos.
Create a New S Memo
Follow the steps below to create a new memo or expand or reply to an existing memo using the
S Memo app.
1. Press
2. Tap
and tap
Apps >
S Memo.
to start a new memo in text mode.
– or –
Tap
3. Tap
to start a new memo in drawing mode.
to access options:
Tools and Calendar
93
Note: Depending on whether you have saved the memo, are in keyboard mode, or in drawing
mode, the options will appear differently. The following is a list of the options you may see.

Rename: Change the current memo title.

Share via: Send a memo. Available options may include Group Play, ChatON,
Dropbox, Flipboard, Hangouts, Picasa, Paper Artist, Google+, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi
Direct, Messaging, Gmail, or Email.

Handwriting-to-text: Transcribe handwriting into text.

Export: Save the memo to memory, as a graphic or PDF.

Save as: Save the memo with a different name.

Add picture: Add an image to the current memo. Choose Picture, Take picture, Clip
Art, Clipboard, or Map.

Add tag: Set tags to add in searches.

Add to Favorites: Tag the current memo as a favorite.

Change background: Set the background for your memo. Swipe the screen to the
left or right to select a background and then tap Done.

Link to Calendar: Link the memo to your Calendar.

Lock: Lock the memo by using a PIN number.

Set as: Set a memo as a contact icon, Home screen wallpaper, Lock screen
wallpaper, or a widget.

Print: Print memo(s) via Wi-Fi to a compatible Samsung printer (not included).
4. When you are finished creating your memo, tap Save.
S Suggest
The S Suggest application provides onscreen recommendations for apps that are specifically
supported and made for use on your phone.
Note: Access to this feature requires that you already be logged in to your Samsung account
application.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
S Suggest.
2. Read the terms and conditions.
3. Place a check mark in the Agree field then tap Agree.
Tools and Calendar
94
4. Select an application from one of the available categories (Picks, Categories, Games,
Friends, and Info).
5. Follow the onscreen download and installation instructions.
S Voice
Your phone’s S Voice is a voice recognition application used to activate a wide variety of
functions on your phone. This is a natural language recognition application.
This goes beyond the Google Search Voice Actions feature that simply recognizes Google
commands and search terms. You can ask it questions (Is it raining in Dallas?) or give it
commands (Show me where to find cheap gas).
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
S Voice.
2. Follow the prompts to learn about S Voice. You can also change the phrase you speak
to wake up S Voice.
Voice Recorder
The Voice recorder allows you to record an audio file up to one minute long and then
immediately share it using Bluetooth, Dropbox, Email, Gmail, Group Play, Messaging, or Wi-Fi
Direct. Recording time will vary based on the available memory within the phone.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Voice Recorder.
Voice Search
Speak key words to search the Web.
■
Press
and tap
Apps >
Voice Search.
VPN Client
VPN Client provides support for the latest IPSec VPN standards and interoperability with
support for all major VPN Gateways.
1. Press
and tap
Apps >
VPN Client.
2. Follow the on-screen instructions to configure VPN Client.
Wallet
Google Wallet allows you to carry credit cards and debit cards in your Android phone. To use
this app, tap the back of your phone at the point of sale to pay or shop online everywhere you
see the Google Wallet Buy button.
Tools and Calendar
95
■
Press
Tools and Calendar
and tap
Apps >
Wallet
96
Settings
The following topics provide an overview of items you can change using your phone’s Settings
menus.
Access Settings
Settings are arranged on tabs by category, to quickly access options.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings.
2. Tap a tab to access settings by category:

Connections: Connect to wireless networks, including 3G, 4G, and Wi-Fi,
and to other devices.

My device: Personalize your phone, including sounds and the display,
accessibility, and input.

Accounts: Set up accounts on your phone, like your Google and Samsung
accounts, and your email and social networking accounts. You can also set up
backup options.

More: Set permissions for locations and security, and manage your device.
Wi-Fi Settings
Use Wi-Fi settings to control your phone’s connections to Wi-Fi networks, and for using Wi-Fi
Direct to connect directly to other Wi-Fi Direct devices.
Turn Wi-Fi On or Off
When Wi-Fi is turned On, your device will notify you of available Wi-Fi networks, and you can
connect to the Wi-Fi networks. Turn Wi-Fi Off when not in use, to conserve battery power.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap the ON/OFF switch beside Wi-Fi to turn Wi-Fi On or Off.
Note: You can also turn Wi-Fi On or Off from Notifications. Drag down from the top of the
screen, then tap the Wi-Fi button.
Configure Wi-Fi Settings
Set up and manage wireless access points.
Settings
97
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap the ON/OFF switch beside Wi-Fi to turn Wi-Fi On. Wi-Fi must
be On to configure settings.
3. Configure these settings:

Add Wi-Fi network: Connect to a new Wi-Fi network.

Scan: Search for available Wi-Fi networks.

Wi-Fi Direct: Connect to other Wi-Fi Direct devices.
Other Wi-Fi Settings
Set up and manage wireless access points.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap the ON/OFF switch to turn Wi-Fi On. Wi-Fi must be On to
configure settings.
3. Tap

Settings
to configure these settings:
Advanced:
•
Network notification: When enabled, your phone alerts you when a new Wi-Fi
network is available.
•
Sort by: Choose a sorting order for Wi-Fi networks on the Wi-Fi screen.
•
Keep Wi-Fi on during sleep: Specify when to switch from Wi-Fi to mobile data
for data communications, when the device goes to sleep (when the backlight
goes out). This setting can affect data usage, since the data connection will
remain active even when the phone screen is off.
•
Always allow scanning: When enabled, your phone will allow Google location
service and other apps to scan for networks, even when Wi-Fi is turned off.
•
Auto network switch: When enabled, your phone will automatically switch
between known Wi-Fi networks and mobile networks. Known Wi-Fi networks are
those you have already connected to.
•
Wi-Fi timer: When turned On, your phone will automatically connect or
disconnect from a Wi-Fi network, using the Starting time and Ending times you
set.
•
Install certificates: If you have certificates stored on an installed optional
memory card (not included), you can use this option to install the certificates.
98
•
MAC address: (Not configurable) View your device’s MAC address, needed for
connecting to some secured networks.
•
IP address: (Not configurable) View your device’s IP address.

WPS push button: Set up a connection to a WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) router or
other equipment.

WPN PIN entry: (Not configurable) View the PIN used by your device to set up a
PIN-secured connection to a Wi-Fi router or other equipment.
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Direct allows devices to connect to each other directly via Wi-Fi, without a Wi-Fi network
or hotspot, and without having to set up the connection. For example, your device can use Wi-Fi
Direct to share photos, contacts and other content with other Wi-Fi Direct devices.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap Wi-Fi, and then tap the ON/OFF switch beside Wi-Fi to turn Wi-Fi On. Wi-Fi must
be On to configure Wi-Fi Direct settings.
3. Tap Wi-Fi Direct at the bottom of the screen. Your device automatically scans for
nearby Wi-Fi Direct devices, or you can tap Scan to start scanning.
4. After scanning for devices, select a device, then follow the prompts to complete the
connection.
– or –
Touch Multi-connect to create a connection to devices that support multi-connect.
Touch Scan to search for available multi-connect devices, then select the devices and
follow the prompts to complete the connection.
Bluetooth Settings
Bluetooth is a short-range wireless communications technology for exchanging information over
a distance of about 30 feet. You don’t need to line up the devices to send information with
Bluetooth. If the devices are in range, you can exchange information between them, even if they
are in different rooms.
Your device can use Bluetooth to share photos, contacts and other content with other Bluetooth
devices. Many of the apps on your device provide options for sharing via Bluetooth under
Menu.
Turn Bluetooth On or Off
When Bluetooth is On, you can scan and find other Bluetooth devices to share information
between the devices. Turn Bluetooth Off when not in use to conserve battery power.
Settings
99
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap the ON/OFF switch beside Bluetooth to turn Bluetooth On or Off.
Note: You can also turn Bluetooth On or Off from the Notification panel. Drag down from the top
of the screen, and then tap the Bluetooth button.
Configure Bluetooth Settings
Pair with other Bluetooth devices, manage your Bluetooth connections, and control your
device’s visibility to other devices.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap Bluetooth, and then tap the ON/OFF switch to turn Bluetooth On. Bluetooth must
be On to configure settings.
3. From the Bluetooth screen, configure these settings:

Tap the ON/OFF switch to turn Bluetooth On or Off.

Tap your device’s name to enable or disable visibility to other Bluetooth devices.
When your device is visible, other devices can find your devices during a scan. Your
device remains visible for the period of time set in the Visibility timeout setting.

Tap a paired device to connect to it, or touch
settings.

Tap Scan to search for visible Bluetooth devices. After searching, tap a device to
pair with it.
4. Tap
beside a device to change its
for more settings:

Visibility timeout: Set the length of time your device is visible to other devices when
you turn on visibility.

Received files: View files transferred to your device via Bluetooth.

Help: Learn about Bluetooth.
Settings
100
Data Usage Settings
Monitor data usage, and control your device’s connection to mobile data service.
Note: Data usage is measured by your phone. Your service provider may account for data
usage differently.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap Data usage to configure options:

Mobile data: Enable or disable Mobile data. You can also control Mobile Data at
Notifications.

Limit mobile data usage: When enabled, your mobile data connection will be
disabled when the specified limit is reached. After enabling the setting, drag the red
limit line on the graph below to set the data usage limit.

Alert me about data usage: When enabled, your device will alert you when mobile
data usage reaches the warning limit you set. After enabling the setting, drag the
orange warning line on the graph below to set the data usage warning limit.

Data usage cycle: Tap the menu, and then choose a time period for data usage.
Data usage for the period displays on the graph, along with usage by application
below.
3. Tap
to set other options:

Restrict background data: Your device is capable of connecting to the network in
the background, for synchronization or other services. When enabled, background
connections will not occur.

Auto sync data: When enabled, your device will synchronize with accounts
automatically, at any time.

Show Wi-Fi usage: When turned On, a separate tab displays data usage while
connected to Wi-Fi.

Mobile hotspots: Select Wi-Fi networks that are mobile hotspots. You can restrict
apps from using these networks, and you can configure apps to warn you before
using these networks for large downloads.
Settings
101
More Networks Settings
The More networks menu provides additional wireless and network options.
Airplane Mode
Enabling Airplane mode turns off calling, messaging, and data network features. It also turns off
other connectivity features, such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
While in Airplane mode, the
icon displays in the Status bar. While in airplane mode, you can
use other features of your device, such as playing music, watching videos, or other applications.
To use Wi-Fi and Bluetooth when Airplane mode is enabled, turn them on in Settings, or on the
Notification panel.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap More networks, and then tap the check box next to Airplane mode to enable or
disable the option.
Note: You can also control Airplane mode from the Device options menu. Press and hold the
Power/Lock Key, then tap Airplane mode.
Mobile Networks
Control your phone’s access to networks, including mobile data service.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap More networks > Mobile networks to configure options:

Mobile data: When enabled, your device connects to the mobile data network.

Network mode: Choose a preferred network mode.

Connections optimizer: When enabled, helps you manage and enhance your data
experience by finding and connecting to remembered Wi-Fi networks on your device,
and, if applicable, to 4G network service.
VPN
Set up and manage Virtual Private Networks (VPN).
Note: VPN settings include storage of login credentials on your device. You must configure a
screen unlock pattern, PIN or password before setting up a VPN.
1. Press
Settings
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
102
2. Tap More networks > VPN, and then tap
VPN, this may include these options:
to add a VPN. Depending on the type of

Name: Enter the name of the VPN.

Type: Choose the type of VPN, from PPTP, L2TP/IPSec PSK, L2TP/IPSec RSA,
IPSec Xauth PSK, IPSec Xauth RSA, or IPSec Hybrid RSA.

Server address: Enter the VPN server address.

PPP Encryption (MPPE): Tap to enable, if applicable for the VPN.

Show advanced options: Tap to set other options, depending on the type of VPN.
3. Tap Save to save the VPN.
NFC Settings
Use NFC (Near Field Communication) to share information between your device and another
NFC device by touching the devices together, typically back-to-back.
NFC is used with S Beam and Android Beam, and must be turned On to use these features.
Turn NFC On or Off
Use NFC (Near Field Communication) to share information between your device and another
NFC device or NFC tag, by touching the devices together, typically back-to-back.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap the ON/OFF switch beside NFC to turn NFC On or Off.
Android Beam
With Android beam, you can transmit app content via NFC to other NFC devices that support
Android Beam.
Android Beam uses NFC, so NFC must be turned On before you can turn on Android Beam.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap the ON/OFF switch beside NFC to turn NFC On. NFC must be on to use Android
Beam.
3. Tap NFC to access Android Beam settings, and then tap the ON/OFF switch beside
Android Beam to turn Android Beam On or Off.
Settings
103
S Beam Settings
Share more and share it faster with S Beam. From photos to documents, large video files to
maps, you can share almost anything instantly with one touch, simply by placing your devices
back-to-back.
S Beam uses your device’s NFC (Near Field Communication) feature to send, or “beam”,
content to other NFC or Wi-Fi Direct devices.
S Beam works in the background. Use the sharing options from your favorite apps to select
content to share via S Beam. For example, you can beam pictures or videos from Gallery, or
songs from Music player. Just bring the devices together (typically back to back), and then tap
the screen.
Turn S Beam On or Off
When S Beam is turned On, you can send or receive data by touching your device to another
NFC-capable device.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap the ON/OFF slider beside S Beam to turn S Beam On or Off.
Nearby Devices
Share files with devices using DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) standards, over Wi-Fi.
To use Nearby devices, you must connect to the same Wi-Fi network as the devices you wish to
share with, and the other devices must support DLNA.
Note: Use care when enabling file sharing. When enabled, other devices can access data on
your device.
1. Press
2.
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
Tap Nearby devices to configure these options:

Tap the ON/OFF switch beside Nearby devices to turn Nearby devices On.

Under Advanced, touch options to control how content is shared from your device:
Settings
•
Shared contents: Choose the type of content to share, from Videos, Photos, or
Music.
•
Allowed devices list: View and manage a list of devices allowed to connect to
your device.
•
Not-allowed devices list: View and manage a list of devices restricted from
connecting to your device.
104
•
Download to: Choose a location to save downloaded content, from device
memory or an optional installed SD card (not included).
•
Upload from other devices: Choose how to handle incoming files from other
devices, from Always accept, Always ask, or Always reject.
Screen Mirroring Settings
With Screen mirroring, you can share your device’s screen with another device, using an
optional AllShare Cast accessory (not included).
Turn Screen Mirroring On or Off
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Connections.
2. Tap Screen mirroring, and then tap the ON/OFF switch beside Screen Mirroring to turn
Screen mirroring On or Off.
Note: Tap
> Help to find instructions for using Screen mirroring to connect to a device.
Lock Screen Settings
The following topics outline how you can improve phone security by configuring screen lock
settings.
Screen Lock
Choose a screen lock, to dim and lock the screen. Depending on the Screen lock you choose,
you can also choose screen lock options to work along with the screen lock.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
2. Tap Lock screen > Screen lock, and then select a screen lock option, from Swipe,
Face unlock, Face and voice, Pattern, PIN, Password, or None.
Set a Swipe Screen Lock
When a Swipe screen is set, you swipe your finger across the screen to unlock the device.
This is the default screen lock on your phone, and offers no security, but you can set special
lock screen options.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
2. Tap Lock screen > Screen lock.
3. Tap Swipe.
Settings
105
Configure Swipe Screen Lock Options
When you select a Swipe screen lock, you can also configure options to display on the lock
screen.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
2. Tap Lock screen, and then configure these options under the Swipe unlock heading:

Multiple widgets: When enabled, multiple widgets display on the lock screen.

Lock screen widgets: When enabled, you can choose to display a clock widget, or
a personal message widget to display text you enter.
•
Clock or personal message: Tap to choose whether to display a clock or
personal message widget on the lock screen, and then tap Save.
•
Clock widget options: If you have chosen to display a clock widget on the lock
screen, you can configure options for the clock widget. You can choose to
display a dual clock, choose the size of the clock, and also choose whether to
display the date and a personal message.
•
Personal message options: If you have chosen to display a personal message
widget on the lock screen, you can configure options for the message. Tap Edit
personal message to enter text to display on the lock screen.

Shortcuts: When turned On, you can choose to display shortcut(s) to Phone,
Messages, Google search, Internet, or Camera on the lock screen. When a shortcut
is on the lock screen, you can swipe across the icon to launch the app. Tap the
ON/OFF switch beside Shortcuts to turn the option On or Off. After you turn the
option On, tap Shortcuts to choose shortcuts to display.

Unlock effect: When enabled, swiping your finger across the lock screen displays
an effect. Tap to choose an effect.

Help text: When enabled, your phone displays helpful hints on the lock screen.

Wake up in lock screen: When enabled, you can press the
Home Key,
and then speak a wake-up command to unlock the screen. Tap the ON/OFF switch
to turn the option On or Off.

Set wake-up command: Tap to configure up to 4 wake-up commands, to wake up
the screen, and launch a feature, if desired. Tap a function, and then follow the
prompts to choose a feature and record a wake-up command.
Set a Face Screen Lock
When a Face screen lock is enabled, you unlock the device looking at the screen.
Settings
106
This option offers low security, because someone who looks like you can access your phone.
When you set up a Face screen lock, you will also set up a back-up Pattern or PIN screen lock.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
2. Tap Lock screen > Screen lock.
3. Tap Face unlock, and then follow the prompts to set up the face unlock.
Configure Face Unlock Options
When you select a Face unlock, you can also configure options to display on the lock screen.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
2. Tap Lock screen, and then configure these options under the Face unlock heading:

Lock screen widgets: When enabled, you can choose to display a clock widget, or
a personal message widget to display text you enter.
•
Clock or personal message: Tap to choose whether to display a clock or
personal message widget on the lock screen, and then tap Save.
•
Clock widget options: If you have chosen to display a clock widget on the lock
screen, you can configure options for the clock widget. You can choose to
display a dual clock, choose the size of the clock, and also choose whether to
display the date and a personal message.
•
Personal message options: If you have chosen to display a personal message
widget on the lock screen, you can configure options for the message. Tap Edit
personal message to enter text to display on the lock screen.

Improve facial recognition: Tap to improve your phone’s ability to match your face
for the unlock feature.

Presence check: When enabled, your phone won’t use Face unlock to unlock the
lock screen until it detects an eye blink. This can improve security by requiring that
you look at your phone to unlock it, as opposed to using a static image.

Make pattern visible: If you chose a pattern unlock to back up your Face unlock,
you can choose whether the pattern displays briefly as you draw it.

Lock automatically: When enabled, the screen will automatically lock when the
screen times out, or after a period of time you set.

Lock instantly with power key: When enabled, pressing the Power/Lock Key locks
the screen.
Settings
107
Set a Face and Voice Screen Lock
When a Face and voice screen unlock is enabled, you unlock the device looking at the screen
and speaking a command.
This option offers low security, because someone who looks and sounds like you can access
your phone. When you set up a Face and voice screen lock, you will also set up a back-up
Pattern or PIN screen lock.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
2. Tap Lock screen > Screen lock.
3. Tap Face and voice unlock, and then follow the prompts to set up the face and voice
unlock.
Configure Face and Voice Unlock Options
When you select a Face and voice unlock, you can also configure options to display on the lock
screen.
3. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
4. Tap Lock screen, and then configure these options under the Face unlock heading:

Lock screen widgets: When enabled, you can choose to display a clock widget, or
a personal message widget to display text you enter.
•
Clock or personal message: Tap to choose whether to display a clock or
personal message widget on the lock screen, and then tap Save.
•
Clock widget options: If you have chosen to display a clock widget on the lock
screen, you can configure options for the clock widget. You can choose to
display a dual clock, choose the size of the clock, and also choose whether to
display the date and a personal message.
•
Personal message options: If you have chosen to display a personal message
widget on the lock screen, you can configure options for the message. Tap Edit
personal message to enter text to display on the lock screen.

Improve facial recognition: Tap to improve your phone’s ability to match your face
for the unlock feature.

Presence check: When enabled, your phone won’t use Face unlock to unlock the
lock screen until it detects an eye blink. This can improve security by requiring that
you look at your phone to unlock it, as opposed to using a static image.

Make pattern visible: If you chose a pattern unlock to back up your Face unlock,
you can choose whether the pattern displays briefly as you draw it.
Settings
108

Lock automatically: When enabled, the screen will automatically lock when the
screen times out, or after a period of time you set.

Lock instantly with power key: When enabled, pressing the Power/Lock Key locks
the screen.
Set a Pattern Screen Lock
When a Pattern screen lock is set, you draw a pattern, which you create, on the screen to
unlock the device. You will also set a PIN to use as a backup, in case you forget the pattern.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
2. Tap Lock screen > Screen lock.
3. Tap Pattern, and then follow the prompts to create or change your screen unlock
pattern.
Configure Pattern Screen Lock Options
When you select a Pattern screen lock, you can also configure options to display on the lock
screen:
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
2. Tap Lock screen, and then configure these options under the Secured with pattern
heading:

Lock screen widgets: When enabled, you can choose to display a clock widget, or
a personal message widget to display text you enter.
•
Clock or personal message: Tap to choose whether to display a clock or
personal message widget on the lock screen, and then tap Save.
•
Clock widget options: If you have chosen to display a clock widget on the lock
screen, you can configure options for the clock widget. You can choose to
display a dual clock, choose the size of the clock, and also choose whether to
display the date and a personal message.
•
Personal message options: If you have chosen to display a personal message
widget on the lock screen, you can configure options for the message. Tap Edit
personal message to enter text to display on the lock screen.

Make pattern visible: When enabled, your pattern displays briefly as you draw it.

Lock automatically: When enabled, the screen will automatically lock when the
screen times out, or after a period of time you set.
Settings
109

Lock instantly with power key: When enabled, you can lock the screen instantly by
pressing the Power/Lock Key.
Set a PIN Screen Lock
With a PIN screen lock, you enter a Personal Identification Number, which you create, on the
screen to unlock the device.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
2. Tap Lock screen > Screen lock.
3. Tap PIN, and then follow the prompts to create or change your screen unlock PIN.
Configure PIN Screen Lock Options
When you select a PIN screen lock, you can also configure options to display on the lock
screen.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
2. Tap Lock screen, and then configure these options under the Secured with PIN
heading:

Lock screen widgets: When enabled, you can choose to display a clock widget, or
a personal message widget to display text you enter.
•
Clock or personal message: Tap to choose whether to display a clock or
personal message widget on the lock screen, and then tap Save.
•
Clock widget options: If you have chosen to display a clock widget on the lock
screen, you can configure options for the clock widget. You can choose to
display a dual clock, choose the size of the clock, and also choose whether to
display the date and a personal message.
•
Personal message options: If you have chosen to display a personal message
widget on the lock screen, you can configure options for the message. Tap Edit
personal message to enter text to display on the lock screen.

Lock automatically: When enabled, the screen will automatically lock when the
screen times out, or after a period of time you set.

Lock instantly with power key: When enabled, you can lock the screen instantly by
pressing the Power/Lock Key.
Set a Password Screen Lock
With a Password screen lock, you enter an alphanumeric password, which you create, on the
screen to unlock the device.
Settings
110
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
2. Tap Lock screen > Screen lock.
3. Tap Password, and then follow the prompts to create or change your screen unlock
password.
Configure Password Screen Lock Options
When you select a Password screen lock, you can also configure options to display on the lock
screen:
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
The linked image cannot be displayed. The file may have been moved, renamed, or deleted. Verify that the link points to the correct file and location.
2. Tap Lock screen, and then configure these options under the Secured with password
heading:.

Lock screen widgets: When enabled, you can choose to display a clock widget, or
a personal message widget to display text you enter.
•
Clock or personal message: Tap to choose whether to display a clock or
personal message widget on the lock screen, and then tap Save.
•
Clock widget options: If you have chosen to display a clock widget on the lock
screen, you can configure options for the clock widget. You can choose to
display a dual clock, choose the size of the clock, and also choose whether to
display the date and a personal message.
•
Personal message options: If you have chosen to display a personal message
widget on the lock screen, you can configure options for the message. Tap Edit
personal message to enter text to display on the lock screen.

Lock automatically: When enabled, the screen will automatically lock when the
screen times out, or after a period of time you set.

Lock instantly with power key: When enabled, you can lock the screen instantly by
pressing the Power/Lock Key.
Display Settings
Configure settings for your phone’s display.
Wallpaper
Customize the background of the Home and Lock screens. Choose from preloaded wallpapers.
or select a photo you have downloaded or taken with the Camera.
1. Press
Settings
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
111
2. Tap Display > Wallpaper.
3. Tap a screen to customize, from Home screen, Lock screen, or Home and lock
screens.
4. Choose a source for wallpaper:

Gallery: Select a picture from Gallery. Follow the prompts to crop the picture and
save it as wallpaper.

Live wallpapers: Select a moving scene for the background (Home screen only).

Wallpapers: Choose an image from the Wallpapers gallery.
Notification Panel
Configure options for the Notification panel, available when you swipe your finger down from
Status bar at the top of the screen.
At the top of the Notification panel, you can control settings with the Quick setting buttons.
Choose quick setting buttons in Notification panel settings.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Display > Notification panel.
3. Configure settings:

Brightness adjustment: Tap the check box to display a slider for adjusting the
screen brightness on the Notification panel.

Set the quick setting buttons: Quick setting buttons display at the top of the
Notification panel, to allow you to set favorite options quickly. Touch and hold a
button, then drag it into a new position in the list.
Multi Window
Multi window allows you to use two apps on the same screen, in separate, resizable windows.
You can enable Multi window in Settings, and then control whether it displays on the screen by
touching and holding on the
Back Key.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Display, and then tap the check box beside Multi window to enable or disable the
option.
Page Buddy
When Page buddy is turned On, your phone displays context-related pages on the Home
screen, depending on device status.
Settings
112
For example, if you plug optional earphones into your phone’s 3.5mm Headset Jack, your
phone can display a special page with music playback controls.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Display > Page buddy.
3. Configure options:

Tap the ON/OFF switch to turn Page buddy On or Off.

Tap features to configure:
•
Earphones page: When enabled, a special page displays when you plug
optional earphones (not included) into the 3.5mm Headset Jack.
•
Docking page: When enabled, a special page displays when you place the
phone into an optional dock accessory (not included).
Note: Tap Page buddy help for more information.
Brightness
Adjust your screen’s brightness to suit your surroundings.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Display > Brightness to configure options:
•
Tap the check box next to Automatic brightness to allow the phone to adjust
brightness automatically.
•
To set a custom brightness level, clear the Automatic brightness checkmark and
then touch and drag the Brightness level.
3. Tap OK to save the settings.
Auto Rotate Screen
When Auto rotate screen is enabled, the screen automatically updates when you rotate the
phone. See Rotate for more information.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Display, and the tap the check box next to Auto rotate screen to turn the feature
On or Off.
Note: You can also control screen rotation from Notifications, with the Screen rotation setting.
Settings
113
Screen Timeout
Screen timeout lets you select how long the display screen remains lit after you press any key.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Display, and then tap Screen timeout to choose a time period.
Daydream
The Daydream setting controls what the screen displays when the phone is docked, or while
charging. You can choose to display a Colors screen, or display photos stored on your phone.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Display, and then tap the ON/OFF switch next to Daydream to turn the option On
or Off. When On, you can configure these options:

Colors: Tap the selector to enable or disable display of a colorful screen.

Flipboard: Display pictures from Flipboard. After enabling the option, tap
choose pictures to display.

Photo Frame: Display pictures in a photo frame. After enabling the option, tap
to choose pictures to display.

Photo Table: Display of pictures in a photo table. After enabling the option, tap
to choose pictures to display.

Tap Start now to switch to daydream.

Tap Select dream time to choose when daydream displays.
to
Font Style
You can set the font for all text that displays on the screen.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Display, and then tap Font style to choose a font. Follow the prompts to set it as
the default.
Tip: To find additional font options, tap Get fonts online to access new fonts in the Google Play
Store app.
Font Size
This option allows you to select the size of fonts for your phone’s screens.
Settings
114
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Display, and then tap Font size to select a size.
Touch Key Light Duration
This feature allows you to set the length of time the
front of your phone remain lit after you tap them.
1. Press
and then tap
Menu and
Back touch keys on the
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Display, and then tap Touch key light duration to choose a duration period.
Display Battery Percentage
The battery charge level displays as an icon in the Notification panel by default. This feature
allows you to display the battery icon plus the percentage of remaining charge.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Display, and then tap the check box beside Show battery percentage to enable or
disable the option.
Auto Adjust Screen Tone
When Auto adjust screen tone is enabled, your device automatically analyzes the screen and
adjusts the brightness to conserve battery power.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Display, and then tap the check box beside Auto adjust screen tone to enable or
disable the option.
LED Indicator Settings
The LED indicator on the front of the device displays when the device is locked, to notify you of
status changes and events. Use LED indicator settings to configure how the LED functions.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap LED indicator, and then tap the check box beside options to enable or disable the
option:

Charging: When enabled, the LED glows red during charging, and green when the
battery is fully charged.

Low battery: When enabled, the LED blinks red to indicate low battery charge.

Notifications: When enabled, the LED blinks blue to show that you have missed
calls, new messages, or application events.
Settings
115

Voice recording: When enabled, the LED blinks blue when recording with the
screen turned off.
Sound Settings
Use Sound settings to control your phone’s audio, from ringtones and alerts to touch tones and
notifications.
Volume
You can adjust the volume settings to suit your needs and your environment.
Note: You can quickly adjust the ringer volume or the earpiece volume during a call by pressing
the Volume Key.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Sound, and then tap Volume to set volume levels. Drag the sliders to set the
default volume for:

Music, video, games, and other media

Ringtone

Notifications

System
3. Tap OK to assign the volume levels.
Vibration Intensity
Set the level for vibration to accompany ringtones and notifications.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Sound, and then tap Vibration intensity to set vibrations. Drag the sliders to set
the vibration intensity for:

Incoming call

Notification

Haptic feedback
3. Tap OK to save the settings.
Ringtones
Choose a ringtone for incoming calls.
1. Press
Settings
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
116
2. Tap Sound, and then tap Ringtones to choose a ringtone:

Tap a ringtone to select it. As you tap a ringtone, a sample plays.

Tap Add to choose a music track from Google Music, a sound file from Dropbox, or
use Sound picker to choose a song from Music player.
3. Tap OK to save the setting.
Vibrations
Choose vibrations to play for notifications, such as for incoming calls, new messages, and event
reminders.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Sound, and then tap Vibrations to choose a notification tone.
3. Tap a vibration to play a sample and select the sound.
4. Tap OK to save the setting.
Default Notification Sound
Choose a sound for notifications, such as for new messages and event reminders.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Sound, and then tap Default notification sound to choose a notification tone.
3. Tap a sound to play a sample and select the sound.
4. Tap OK to save the setting.
Vibrate When Ringing
When Vibrate when ringing is enabled, a vibration plays for calls and notifications, along with
the ringtone or sound. You can use the Vibration intensity and Vibrations settings to customize
the vibration.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Sound, and then tap the check box next to Vibrate when ringing to enable or
disable the option.
Dialing Keypad Tone
When Dialing keypad tone is enabled, tones play when you tap keys on the Phone keypad.
1. Press
Settings
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
117
2. Tap Sound, and then tap the check box next to Dialing keypad tone to enable or
disable the option.
Touch Sounds
When Touch sounds is enabled, tones play when you tap or touch the screen to make
selections.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Sound, and then tap the check box next to Touch sounds to enable or disable the
option.
Screen Lock Sound
When Screen lock sound is enabled, tones play when you touch the screen to lock or unlock it.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Sound, and then tap the check box next to Screen lock sound to enable or disable
the option.
Haptic Feedback
When Haptic feedback is enabled, vibration plays when you tap the Menu and Back keys, and
for certain screen touches.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Sound, and then tap the check box next to Haptic feedback to enable or disable
the option.
Auto Haptic
When Auto haptic is turned On, the device vibrates automatically in response to the sounds of
some apps, such as games.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Sound, and then tap the ON/OFF switch next to Auto haptic to turn the feature On
or Off.
Emergency Tone
You can choose to have a tone play, or have your phone vibrate, periodically during an
emergency call.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Sound, and then tap Emergency tone to select a tone:
Settings
118

Off: No tone or vibration plays during emergency calls.

Alert: A tone plays during emergency calls.

Vibrate: A vibration plays during emergency calls.
HDMI Audio Output
Choose the type of sound output when you attach your phone to another device via HDMI
cable.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Sound, and then tap Audio output to choose whether sound is output as Stereo or
Surround.
Home Screen Mode Settings
Your phone offers two Home screen modes.
●
Standard mode provides a conventional layout for apps and widgets on the Home
screen.
●
Easy mode provides an easier experience for the first-time smartphone user.
You can choose the Home screen mode at any time.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Home screen mode, and then choose a mode. Touch Apply to save your
selection.
Call Settings
Configure options for calling with your phone.
Call Rejection
Create and manage a list of phone numbers, to have your device automatically reject calls you
receive from those numbers.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap Call rejection to configure these options:

Settings
Auto reject mode: Select a mode from:
•
Off: All calls are allowed, none are rejected.
•
All numbers: Calls from all numbers are rejected.
119
•

Auto reject numbers: Calls from numbers on the Auto reject list are rejected.
Auto reject list: Enter telephone numbers, to automatically reject calls from the
numbers when Auto reject mode is turned On.
•
Tap
to enter a telephone number, or select a number from a contact. Tap
Match criteria to set options for using the reject number list.
•
Tap the check box next to Unavailable to reject calls with numbers that display
“Unavailable” in Caller ID.
Set Up Call Rejection Messages
Create and manage text messages to send to callers when rejecting incoming calls. Messages
you create here are available from the incoming call screen when you use the Reject with
message option.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap Set up call rejection messages to manage messages:

To create new messages, tap Create, then follow the prompts.

To modify an existing message, tap the message, and then edit the text.
Answering/Ending Calls
Manage settings for answering and ending calls.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap Answering/ending calls to configure these options:

The home key answers calls: When enabled, you can answer incoming calls by
pressing the Home key.

Voice control: When turned On, you can answer calls by speaking commands. Tap
the ON/OFF switch to turn Voice control On, then tap Voice control to configure the
Incoming calls option. When enabled, you can answer or reject calls with the voice
commands “Answer” and “Reject”. When you answer a call with a voice command,
the Speaker will automatically turn on for hands-free calls.

The power key ends calls: When enabled, you can end calls by pressing the Power
key. In this case, pressing the power key during a call will not lock the screen.
Turn Off Screen During Calls
When enabled, the screen automatically turns off during phone calls, and the proximity sensor
on the front of the device is used to turn the screen back on when the device is moved or
brought close to another surface, such as when you move the device to your ear.
Settings
120
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap Turn off screen during calls to enable or disable the setting.
Call Alerts
Set options for sounds and vibrations to occur during calls.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap Call alerts to configure settings:

Vibrate on connection to network: When enabled, your phone will vibrate when a
call connects to the network.

Call-end vibration: When enabled, the phone vibrates when the other caller ends
the call.

Call connect tone: When enabled, the phone plays a tone when the other caller
answers a call.

Minute minder: When enabled, a tone plays once per minute during a call.

Call end tone: When enabled, the device plays a tone when the other caller ends
the call.

Alerts on call: When enabled, notifications for alarms and new messages play
during calls. When disabled, these notifications will be muted during a call.
Call Accessories
Configure options for using a headset for calling.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap Call accessories to configure settings:

Automatic answering: When enabled, and you have a headset connected to the
Headset Jack, incoming calls are answered automatically after a delay, which you
can set at Automatic answering timer. Tap to enable or disable the setting.

Automatic answering timer: Choose a time period to delay before automatically
answering an incoming call when Automatic answering is enabled and a headset is
connected to the device. Tap to choose 2 seconds, 5 seconds, or 10 seconds.

Outgoing call conditions: When the device is paired with a Bluetooth headset, you
can choose to make calls even when the device is locked. Tap to choose Even
when device locked, or Only when device unlocked.
Settings
121
Ringtones and Keypad Tones
Choose tones and vibrations to play for incoming calls and keypad taps.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap Ringtones and keypad tones to configure settings:

Tap Ringtones, and then select a ringtone for incoming calls. Tap OK to save your
selection.

Tap Vibrations, and then select a vibration pattern to play for incoming calls when
the Vibrate when ringing option is enabled. You can tap Create to create a custom
pattern. Tap OK to save the settings.

Tap Vibrate when ringing to play a vibration for incoming calls. The vibration
pattern is set at the Vibrations setting.

Tap the check box next to Dialing keypad tone to enable or disable tones for
keypad taps.
Personalize Call Sound
Choose options for call audio, in cases where you might need the sound softer or more clear, or
optimized for your right or left ear.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap Personalize call sound.
3. Tap a setting, and then configure options if available:

In-call sound EQ: Choose a setting for sounds during a call. You can choose soft or
clear sound, or adapt sound to your left or right ear.

Adapt sound: Tap Start, and then follow the onscreen prompts to find the best
sound for you.
Noise Reduction
When enabled, Noise reduction suppresses background noise from your environment during
calls.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap Noise reduction to enable or disable noise reduction.
Settings
122
Increase Volume In Pocket
When enabled, this setting uses the proximity sensor to detect when the device is in a pocket or
other close-fitting location such as a purse or bag, and increases the volume for incoming call
ringtones.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap the check box Increase volume in pocket to enable or the
setting.
US Dialing
When enabled, the US dialing option replaces “+” with the international access code for your
location.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap the check box next to US dialing to enable or disable the setting.
International Dialing
When US dialing is enabled, it uses the International dialing code to replace “+”. US dialing
must be disabled to access the International dialing code.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap the check box next to US dialing to disable the setting. US
dialing must be disabled to access the International dialing setting.
3. Tap International dialing, and then use the keypad to enter the international dialing
code.
4. Tap OK to save the code.
TTY Mode
A TTY (teletypewriter, also known as a TDD or Text Telephone) is a telecommunications phone
that allows people who are deaf, hard of hearing, or who have speech or language disabilities,
to communicate by telephone.
Your phone is compatible with select TTY phones. Please check with the manufacturer of your
TTY phone to ensure that it supports digital wireless transmission. Your phone and TTY phone
will connect using a special cable that plugs into your phone’s headset jack. If this cable was not
provided with your TTY phone, contact your TTY phone manufacturer to purchase the
connector cable.
1. Press
Settings
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
123
2. Tap Call, and then tap TTY mode to choose a mode, from TTY Off, TTY Full, TTY
HCO, or TTY VCO.
DTMF Tones
Set the length of Dual-tone Multi-frequency (DTMF) tones, which play when you use the keypad
during a call, such as when navigating menus.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap DTMF tones to choose a tone length, from Normal, or Long.
Voicemail Settings
Set options for Visual Voicemail.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap Voicemail settings to configure options for voicemail.
Voice Privacy
When enabled, Voice privacy improves the security of voice calls.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Call, and then tap the check box next to Voice privacy to enable or disable
enhanced privacy mode.
Blocking Mode Settings
When Blocking mode is enabled, notifications for selected features are blocked, and you only
receive the notifications you choose. You can choose to block notifications by feature or contact,
and choose blocking all the time, or during a specific time period.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap the ON/OFF switch next to Blocking mode to enable or disable the setting.
Blocking mode must be enabled to configure options.
3. When Blocking mode is enabled, tap Blocking mode to choose options:

Block incoming calls: When enabled, notifications for incoming calls will not
display. Tap the check box next to the option to enable or disable it.

Turn off notifications: When enabled, notifications for new messages will not
display. Tap the check box next to the option to enable or disable it.

Turn off alarm and timer: When enabled, notifications for alarms and timers will not
display. Tap the check box next to the option to enable or disable it.
Settings
124

Turn off LED indicator: When enabled, the LED indicator will not light for
notifications, even when the screen is off. Tap the check box next to the option to
enable or disable it.
4. Set a time period for blocking mode:

Tap the check box next to Always, to block notifications at all times.

To set a specific time period to block notifications each day, disable the Always
option, and then set a starting (From field) time and ending time (To field). Tap the
time fields and then set the time.
5. Choose an option for blocking by contact:


Tap Allowed contacts, and then choose an option:
•
None: Block all notifications, from any contact.
•
All contacts: Allow notifications from any contact.
•
Favorites: Only allow notifications from contacts marked as favorites.
•
Custom: Allow notifications from contacts you specify. Create a list of allowed
contacts by tapping Add, and then selecting contacts from Contacts.
If you have created a Custom list of allowed contacts, you can tap Allowed contact
list to modify the list of allowed contacts. This option is only available when the
Custom list is enabled.
Hands-free Mode Settings
Configure settings for using your phone without touching it, such as announcing incoming calls
and reading out messages.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Hands-free mode, and then tap the ON/OFF switch beside Hands-free mode to
turn the feature On or Off.
3. After you turn the feature On, you can configure options:

Incoming call: When enabled, your phone reads out the caller’s information when
you receive a call.

Message: When enabled, your phone reads out the sender’s information when you
receive a message.

Alarm: When enabled, your phone reads out alarm information when an alarm
sounds.
Settings
125

Schedule: When enabled, your phone reads out event information when a reminder
sounds.
Power Saving Mode Settings
Configure Power saving mode settings to conserve battery power.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Power saving mode to configure options:

Tap the ON/OFF switch next to Power saving mode to turn the mode On or Off.
Power saving mode must be turned On to configure settings.

CPU power saving: When enabled, the maximum performance of the device’s CPU
(Central Processing Unit) is disabled to conserve battery power. Tap the check box
beside the option to enable or disable it.

Screen power saving: When enabled, the frame refresh rate and brightness level
are reduced to conserve power. Tap the check box beside the option to enable or
disable it.

Turn off haptic feedback: When enabled, Haptic feedback is disabled to conserve
battery power. Tap the check box beside the option to enable or disable it.
Note: Tap Learn about Power saving to view information about these settings.
Accessory Settings
Configure your device’s behavior when it is connected to an optional dock (not included).
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Accessory to configure settings:

Dock sound: When enabled, a sound plays when you insert and remove the device
from the dock.

Audio output mode: When enabled, audio plays through the dock speakers when
the device is docked.

Desk home screen display: When enabled, displays a special screen when the
device is docked.

Audio output: Choose a destination for audio output when you connect to devices
via HDMI cable.
Settings
126
Accessibility Settings
Your device offers features to make using the device easier for those with certain physical
disabilities. Use Accessibility settings to configure these features.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Accessibility to configure options:

Tap Auto rotate screen to enable or disable automatic rotation of the screen when
you rotate the phone.

Tap Screen timeout to set a period of time for the screen to remain lit, after which it
will dim and lock.

Tap Speak passwords to allow the phone to read aloud password information.

Tap Answering/ending calls to configure various ways to answer or end calls.

Tap Show shortcut to display a shortcut to Accessibility settings on the Device
options menu. The Device options menu displays when you press and hold the
Power/Lock Key.

Services:
•


Vision:
•
Tap Font size to change the size of the fonts used on the screen. Choose Tiny,
Small, Normal, Large, or Huge.
•
Tap Magnification gestures to control whether your phone recognizes gestures
to pan, and zoom in or out.
•
Tap Negative colors to reverse the display of onscreen colors from White text
on a Black background to Black text on a White background.
•
Tap Accessibility shortcut to control whether your device recognizes a gesture
to quickly enable accessibility features. To use the gesture, press and hold the
Power/Lock Key until you hear a sound or feel a vibration, then touch and hold
two fingers on the screen until you hear an audio confirmation.
•
Tap Text-to-speech output to configure options for converting text to speech.
For more information, see Text-to-speech Output.
Hearing:
•
Settings
Tap TalkBack to activate the TalkBack feature and configure options.
Tap Sound Balance to control the signal sent to the left and right when using
earphones.
127

•
Tap the check box next to Mono audio to enable stereo audio to be compressed
into a single mono audio stream for use with a single earphone.
•
Tap the check box next to Turn off all sounds to mute every sound made by the
phone.
•
Tap the check box next to Flash notification to have your phone blink the
Camera flash for notifications.
Mobility:
•
Tap the check box next to Press and hold delay to choose how long your phone
waits when you hold your finger on the screen, before continuing with the tap and
hold action.
Language and Input Settings
Use Language and input settings to choose a default language for your phone’s operations, plus
settings for text entry and other inputs.
Choose a Default Language
Choose the language for operating your phone.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Language and input, and then tap Language to select a language.
Set a Default Input Method
The following procedure allows you to select and set the default method you will use when
accessing the keyboard.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Language and input, and then tap Default to select the default input method.
Samsung Keyboard
The Samsung Keyboard is an onscreen QWERTY keyboard, so you can enter text by “typing”
on the keyboard. Samsung keyboard is enabled by default, and you can choose options for
using it.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Language and input, and then tap
these options:
Settings
next to Samsung keyboard to configure
128

Select input languages: Choose language(s) for use with Samsung keyboard.
When you have more than one language enabled, you can slide your finger on the
space bar while entering text to switch languages.

Predictive text: Tap the ON/OFF switch to turn predictive text On or Off. Predictive
text suggests words matching your text entries, and optionally, completes common
words automatically. Tap Predictive text to configure options:
•
Personalized data: When enabled, predictive text uses personal language data
you have entered to make better predictions. Samsung keyboard can collect all
the text you enter, including personal data and credit card numbers, in order to
give better prediction results.
•
Learn from Gmail: Log into Gmail to allow your device to learn from your Gmail
email.
•
Learn from Facebook: Log into Facebook to allow your device to learn from
your Facebook postings.
•
Learn from Twitter: Log into Twitter to allow your device to learn from your
Twitter postings.
•
Learn from Messages: Allow your device to learn from your text and multimedia
messages.
•
Learn from Contacts: Allow your device to learn from your Contacts entries.
•
Clear personal data: Remove all personalized data you have entered.

Auto replacement: When turned On, predictive text will complete or replace the
word you are typing with the most probable word when you tap the Space bar or a
punctuation mark.

Auto capitalization: When enabled, predictive text automatically capitalizes words
in your text based on common usage, such as at the beginning of sentences.

Auto spacing: When enabled, predictive text automatically inserts spaces between
words.

Auto punctuate: When enabled, a period and space are automatically entered to
end a sentence, when you tap the space bar twice.

Keyboard swipe: When enabled, you can enter text by sliding your finger across the
keys on the keyboard.
Settings
•
None: When enabled, Samsung Keyboard will not accept text entry by swiping.
•
T9 Trace: When enabled, you can enter text by swiping your finger across letters
on the keyboard.
129
•


Cursor control: When enabled, you can slide your finger across the keyboard to
move the cursor to begin entering text.
Key-tap feedback: Enable or disable options for sound or vibration feedback to your
onscreen keyboard touches.
•
Sound: When enabled, a sound plays for your key touches.
•
Vibration: When enabled, a vibration plays for your key touches.
•
Character preview: When enabled, the character appears in a bubble as you
tap keys.
More settings:
•
Tutorial: Learn about Samsung Keyboard.
•
Reset settings: Return settings to the defaults.
Swype Settings
Swype is a new way to enter text on touch screens. Instead of touching each key individually,
use your finger to trace over the letters of a word. For each word, place your finger on the first
letter and glide to the subsequent letters, lifting on the last letter.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Language and input, and then tap

Settings
next to Swype to configure these options:
Settings: Set Swype options:
•
Vibrate on keypress: When enabled, the device vibrates for your Swype
touches.
•
Sound on keypress: When enabled, the device plays sounds for your Swype
touches.
•
Pop-up on keypress: When enabled, the characters display briefly as you tap
keys.
•
Show complete trace: When enabled, Swype displays the trace of each word
until you start the next word.
•
Auto-capitalization: When enabled, Swype automatically capitalizes the first
word of sentences.
•
Auto-spacing: When enabled, Swype automatically inserts spaces between
words as you complete them.
130

•
Next word prediction: When enabled, Swype predicts the next word based on
the previous word.
•
Show Voice key: When enabled, a Voice input key displays on the Swype
keyboard.
My Words: Choose options for customizing Swype based on your text entries.
•
Backup & Sync: Use Swype Connect to back up your words.
•
Living Language: When enabled, Swype will automatically update with popular
new words.
•
Social integration: Log into your favorite social networking sites to use your
entries there to update Swype,
•
Edit my dictionary: Modify words added to Swype.
•
Clear language data: Delete all the words you’ve added to the Swype dictionary.
•
Contribute usage data: Allow Nuance to collect usage data to provide better
text prediction.
•
Cellular data: When enabled, Swype can use your phone’s connection to the
wireless data network for updates, language downloads, and other Swype
Connect features.

Languages: Choose the current language for Swype, and download new languages
to use with Swype.

Gestures: Learn about shortcuts you can use on the keyboard to quickly accomplish
common tasks.

Help: Learn about using Swype.

•
How to Swype: Learn about using Swype.
•
Show helpful tips: When enabled, tips display on the screen as you enter text.
Updates: Check for updates to Swype, and install them if desired.
Google Voice Typing Settings
Google voice typing allows you to speak your entries. When you enable Google voice typing, it’s
available for use when you touch a field to enter text.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Language and input, and then tap the check box next to Google voice typing to
enable or disable the feature.
Settings
131
3. Tap
beside Google voice typing to configure options:

Choose input languages: Select language(s) to use for voice input, or choose
Automatic to let Google decide.

Block offensive words: When enabled, recognized offensive words are not
displayed.

Offline speech recognition: Download and install languages, to make speech
recognition available when the phone is not connected to a network.
Voice Search Settings
The Voice Search feature is a voice-activated application that allows you to tell the phone what
to search for and then the phone activates a Google search based on what you said.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Language and input, and then tap Voice search for these options:

Language: Choose a language for voice searching.

Speech output: Choose options for speech output.

Block offensive words: When enabled, words many people find offensive are not
shown in results of Google voice searches. Offensive words are replaced in results
with a placeholder (####).

Hotword detection: When enabled, you can say “Google” to launch voice search.

Offline speech recognition: Manage languages, to support speech recognition
when your phone is not connected to the network, such as when Airplane mode is
enabled.

Personalized recognition: When enabled, Google uses your personalized
information to improve speech recognition.

Google Account dashboard: Manage your collected data.

Bluetooth headset: Records audio through a Bluetooth headset, when using an
optional Bluetooth headset (not included), paired with your phone.
Text-to-Speech Options
Text-to-speech (TTS) provides audible readout of text, for example, the contents of text
messages and the Caller ID for incoming calls.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Language and input, and then tap Text-to-speech options to configure options:
Settings
132

Preferred TTS engine: Select Samsung text-to-speech engine, or Google Text-tospeech Engine. Tap

to configure options.
General:
•
Speech rate: Choose a rate for text readouts.
•
Listen to an example: Play an example of speech used for readouts.
Pointer Speed
Adjust the speed of the pointer, when you use your finger to enter text.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Language and input, and then tap Pointer speed.
3. Drag the slider to set the pointer speed, and then tap OK to save your selection.
Motion Settings
Configure Motion settings to control your device by moving it, or by hand gestures.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Motions to configure features:

Tap the ON/OFF switch beside Motions to turn the feature On or Off. When Motions
is turned On, you can enable or disable individual motions:

Motion:
Settings
•
Direct call: When enabled, you can lift the device to your ear while viewing a
contact to call the contact.
•
Smart alert: When enabled, you can lift the phone to receive notifications of
missed calls and notifications that occurred while the device was stationary.
•
Double tap to top: When enabled, you can tap the top of the phone twice to
move to the top of a list.
•
Tilt to zoom: When enabled, you can tilt the phone to zoom in or out when
viewing pictures in Gallery or viewing a web page.
•
Pan to move icon: When enabled, you can touch and hold an icon on the Home
screen, and then move the phone in a side-to-side to move the icon to a new
page.
•
Pan to browse images: When enabled, you can move the phone in a side-toside motion while viewing an image to move around the image.
133



•
Shake to update: When enabled, you can shake the phone to scan for new
devices, such as for a Bluetooth scan.
•
Turn over to mute/pause: When enabled, you can mute incoming calls and
pause playback by turning the phone screen-side down.
Sensitivity settings and tutorial:
•
Sensitivity settings: Configure settings, such as calibrating the device’s
gyroscope, used to detect motion, and other motion options (when the options
are enabled).
•
Learn about motions: Tap to view demonstrations of each motion.
Hand motions:
•
Palm swipe to capture: When enabled, you can save a copy of the current
screen by swiping the side of your hand across the screen.
•
Palm touch to mute/pause: When enabled, you can mute incoming calls and
pause playback by covering the screen with your hand.
Hand motion tutorial:
•
Learn about hand motions: Tap to see demonstrations of hand motions.
Smart Screen Settings
Use Smart screen options to have your phone automatically adjust screen timeout, rotation
when it detects you are looking at the screen, and control scrolling and playback based whether
you are facing the screen.
Smart screen options use the front camera to detect when you are facing the screen. Some
factors that may affect the ability of the front camera to detect your face are:
●
When the phone is not docked or held upright, for example when placed on a table.
●
When the front camera cannot detect your face and eyes.
●
When the front camera is being used for the current application.
●
When the source of light is behind you, or when using the phone in the dark.
Smart Stay
When Smart stay is enabled, the screen will not time out as long as you are looking at it. When
enabled, the Smart stay icon
1. Press
Settings
displays in the Status bar.
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
134
2. Tap Smart screen, and then tap the check box beside Smart stay to enable or disable
the option.
Smart Rotation
When Smart rotation is enabled, the screen automatically updates to match the angle at which
you are viewing.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Smart screen, and then tap the check box beside Smart rotation to enable or
disable the option.
Voice Control Settings
When Voice control is turned On, you can use voice commands to control your phone.
Note: If you set the alert type for calls or notifications to vibrate, voice command is not available.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > My device.
2. Tap Voice control, and then tap the ON/OFF switch beside Voice control to turn the
feature On or Off.
3. After you turn the feature On, tap Voice control to set options:

Incoming calls: When enabled, you can answer or reject calls with the voice
commands “Answer” and “Reject”. When you answer a call with the voice command,
the Speaker will automatically be turned on for hands-free talking.

Alarm: When enabled, you can stop or snooze alarms with the voice commands
“Stop” and “Snooze”.

Camera: When enabled, you can take pictures with the voice commands “Smile”,
“Cheese”, “Capture” and “Shoot”.

Music: When enabled, you can control the music player with the voice commands
“Next”, “Previous”, “Pause”, “Play”, “Volume Up”, and “Volume Down”.
Accounts Settings
When you set up accounts on your phone, such as your Google or Samsung accounts, and
your email or social networking accounts, you can synchronize account information between
your phone and the account. Types of information you can synchronize include contacts,
pictures, videos, and other types of files.
You can also set up options for backing up information from your phone to the cloud, and back
up or reset your device.
Settings
135
Add an Account
Add an account to your phone to share information between your phone and the account.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Accounts.
2. Choose a type of account, and then follow the prompts to enter your account credentials
and complete the account set up.
Backup Options
Set up a backup account on your phone to save information from your phone to the account.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > Accounts.
2. Tap an option to configure backup features:


Cloud: Configure options for synchronizing and backing up information.
•
Add account: Sign in to your Samsung account, or create a new Samsung
account. You can sync contacts, calendar events, memos, and Internet
shortcuts. You can back up Logs, SMS and MMS messages, and current
wallpaper settings.
•
Link Dropbox account: Sign in to your Dropbox account, or set up a new
account, to sync pictures, videos and documents.
Backup and reset: Configure options for backing up data from your phone to a
Google account.
•
Back up my data: Tap the check box to turn On automatic backup to a Google
account, and then set up an account for the backups.
•
Backup account: When Back up my data is turned On, set up a Google account
for backups. You can set up a new Google account, or sign in to an existing
account.
•
Automatic restore: When Back up my data is turned On, you can also turn on
Automatic restore to automatically restore settings and other information from the
backup when you reinstall an app.
•
Factory data reset: Erase all your information from the phone, and return the
settings to the factory defaults. All data will be erased, and cannot be recovered.
A factory data reset also erases the key for decrypting files stored on an optional
installed memory card, so files on the card cannot be used after the reset.
Location Services Settings
Control apps’ access to your location, and configure location sources.
Settings
136
Some apps may require one or more location services be turned On for full app functionality.
GPS signals may be affected by your surroundings, including:
●
Buildings
●
Tunnels or underground structures
●
Weather conditions
●
High-voltage or electromagnetic fields
●
Tinted windows
Note: E911 location service is standard on all mobile phones, to allow sharing of GPS
information with emergency personnel when you make a call to emergency services, such as
911.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > More.
2. Tap Location services to configure options:

Access to my location: Tap to turn location services On or Off. When On, you are
allowing Google’s location service to collect anonymous location data. Some data
may be stored on your device, and collection may occur even when no apps are
running.

Location sources: When Access to my location is turned On, select sources for
location information.
•
Use GPS satellites: When enabled, your phone obtains location information
from GPS satellites.
•
Use wireless networks: When enabled, your phone obtains location information
from Wi-Fi and/or wireless networks.
Security Settings
You can encrypt accounts, settings, downloaded apps and their data, media, and other files.
After encryption, you must enter the PIN or password you set each time you turn on your phone.
You can also encrypt information stored on an optional installed memory card (not included).
Encryption may take an hour or more to complete. Start with a charged battery, and keep the
device on the charger until encryption is complete. Interrupting the encryption process may
result in the loss of some or all data.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > More.
2. Tap Security, and then tap an option:
Settings
137

Encrypt device: Tap Set screen lock type to start, and then follow the prompts to
encrypt information.

Encrypt external SD card: Tap Set screen lock type to start, and then follow the
prompts to encrypt information.
Passwords
Use the Make passwords visible setting to briefly display password characters as you enter
them into password fields.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > More.
2. Tap Security, and then tap the check box beside Make passwords visible to enable or
disable the setting.
Device Administration
Some applications, such as Corporate email, may require you allow access to your device by
device administrators in certain circumstances, such as if your device is lost or stolen.
Some features a device administrator might control include:
●
Setting the number of failed password attempts before the device is restored to factory
settings.
●
Automatically locking the device.
●
Restoring factory settings on the device.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > More.
2. Tap Security, and then tap an option:

Device administrators: Tap to view, add, or remove device administrators.

Unknown sources: Tap the check box to enable or disable your phone’s ability to
install apps from sources other than Google Play Store.

Verify apps: Tap the check box to enable or disable a warning before installing apps
that may cause harm.

Change security level: Choose a security level for device administration.
Security Update Service
Choose options for updating your phone’s security policy.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > More.
2. Tap Security, and then tap an option:
Settings
138

Security policy updates: When enabled, your phone will automatically check for
changes to the security policy and download any updates, to improve security and
service.

Send security reports: When enabled, your phone will send security reports to
Samsung when it is connected to a Wi-Fi network.
Credential Storage
You can install credentials from an optional installed memory card (not included), and use the
Credential storage settings to allow applications to access the security certificates and other
credentials.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > More.
2. Tap Security, and then tap an option:

Storage type: Displays the type of credentials stored (not configurable).

Trusted credentials: Tap to view credentials you’ve installed.

Install from device storage: Tap to install encrypted certificates from an optional
installed memory card (not included).

Clear credentials: Tap to clear stored credentials and reset the password (only
available when credentials are installed).
Application Manager Settings
You can download and install applications from the Google Play Store or Samsung Apps, or
create applications using the Android SDK and install them on your device. Use Application
manager to manage applications on your device.
Warning: Because this device can be configured with system software not provided by or
supported by Google or any other company, end-users operate these devices at their own risk.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > More.
2. Tap Application manager, and then tap DOWNLOADED, SD CARD, RUNNING, or
ALL to view the status of apps and services. Tap an app or service for more information,
and for app options, such as stopping and uninstalling.
Battery Settings
See what’s using battery power.
1. Press
Settings
and then tap
> Settings > More.
139
2. Tap Battery to view battery usage for apps and services. Tap an item for more
information, or to configure options for managing power use.
Storage Settings
Manage the use of memory resources in your phone’s Device memory, and on an optional
installed memory card (not included).
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > More.
2. Tap Storage to view information about memory usage, and for other options:

Device memory: View memory usage for the different types of information stored on
your phone’s memory. Tap an item for more information.

SD card: View memory usage for the different types of information stored on an
optional installed memory card (not included).
•
Mount SD card: Prepare an optional installed memory card for use as storage in
the phone. This option is only available if an optional memory card is installed,
and is not already mounted. Usually, your phone mounts a memory card as soon
as you install it.
•
Unmount SD card: Prepare an optional installed memory card for safe removal
or formatting.
•
Format SD card: Permanently remove all content from an optional installed
memory card. After formatting, the content cannot be retrieved.
Date and Time Settings
By default, your phone obtains time and date information from the wireless network. If you are
outside network coverage, or not connected to the network for other reasons, you may need to
modify the date and time with Date and time settings.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > More.
2. Tap Date and time to configure settings:

Automatic date and time: When enabled, the device takes date and time updates
from the wireless network.

Set date: Enter the current date (only available when Automatic date and time is
disabled).

Set time: Enter the current time (only available when the Automatic setting is
disabled).
Settings
140

Automatic time zone: When enabled, the device takes the time zone from the
wireless network.

Select time zone: Choose your local time zone (only available when the Automatic
setting is disabled).

Use 24-hour format: Set the format for time displays.

Select date format: Set the format for date displays.
Activate This Device
Connect to the network and activate your device. If your device is already activated, use this
option to view information about your plan and usage.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > More.
2. Tap Activate this device, and then follow the prompts to activate your device on the
network.
System Update Settings
Use System update options to update your phone’s internal software.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > More.
2. Tap System Update to use these options:

Update PRL: Download and the latest PRL, used by your phone to access the
network.

Update Profile: Update the user profile related to your wireless service account. If
you choose to change your user name online, use this option to update the user
name on your phone.

Update Samsung Software: Upgrade to the latest software available for your
device.

Update Firmware: Update your phone’s firmware. Follow the prompts to download
and install the update.
About Device Settings
The About Device menu lets you access important phone information about your phone.
1. Press
and then tap
> Settings > More.
2. Tap About device, and then tap items for more details:

Settings
Status: View information about your device’s current status.
141

Legal information: Display Open source licenses, configure License settings
(including your DivX® VOD registration), and view Google legal information and a
Privacy Alert..

Device name: View your device’s name, and enter a new name if desired.

Model number: View your device’s model number.

Android version: View the firmware version of your device.

Baseband version: View the baseband version of your device.

Kernel version: View the kernel version of your device.

Build number: View the build number of your device.

SE for Android status: View information about your phone’s Android status.

Hardware version: View the hardware version of your device.
Settings
142
Copyright Information
©2013 Sprint. Sprint and the logo are trademarks of Sprint. Other marks are trademarks of their
respective owners.
©2013 Samsung. Samsung, Galaxy S, and S Beam are trademarks of Samsung Electronics
Co., Ltd.
©2013 Google. Chrome, Gmail, Hangouts, Google Maps, YouTube, Android, Google+, Picasa,
Wallet, Google Mobile Services, and Google Play are trademarks of Google, Inc.
Other marks are property of their respective owners.
Screen images simulated.
Appearance of device may vary.
The actual available capacity of the internal memory is less than the specified capacity because
the operating system and default applications occupy part of the memory. The available
capacity may change when you upgrade the device.
Index
143
Index
4G Services, 67
About Device, 141
Accessibility, 128
Settings, 128
Accounts, 39
Email, 40
Gmail, 39
Google, 39
Social Network, 52
Accounts and Sync, 135
Activation, 3, 141
Airplane Mode, 102
Alarm and Timer, 87
Answer a Call, 26
Application Manager, 139
Apps, 55
Back Key, 8
Battery
Install, 1
Bluetooth, 84
Connect to a Car Kit, 69
Receive Information, 71
Send Information, 70
Turn On or Off, 69
Unpair, 70
Brightness, 114
Browser, 66
Calculator, 89
Camera, 8, 74
ChatON, 52
Clock, 87
Contacts, 33
Accessing Contacts, 33
Add, 33
Adding Entries to Your Favorites, 36
Edit, 34
Save a Number, 34
Share, 38
Contacts Groups, 37
Adding Contacts, 37
Creating a New Group, 37
Index
Sending a Message to a Group, 37
Corporate Email
Creation, 41
Data, 66
Data Services, 66
Password, 5
Data Usage, 101
Date and Time, 140
Display Settings, 111
DivX, 57
Downloads, 89
Drag, 11
Dropbox, 89
Earpiece, 7
Editing Text, 21
Email, 40
Compose, 42
Corporate Accounts, 41
Email Message
Make call from, 25
Enhanced 911 (E911), 25
Enter Text, 19
Extended Home Screen, 17
Flash, 8
Flick, 12
Flipboard, 53
Front camera, 8
Game Hub, 58
Gestures, 9
Gmail, 39
Google
Google+, 54
Maps, 63
Play Books, 58
Play Magazines, 58
Play Movies &TV, 60
Play Music, 62
Search, 90
Voice Typing, 19
Wallet, 95
Google Play Store, 58
144
Checkout Account, 59
Install an App, 59
Google Voice Typing, 131
Configuring, 20
Using, 19
Google+, 54, 84
Headset Jack, 8
Help, 90
Home Key, 8
Home Screen, 15
Extended, 17
Shortcuts, 16
Widgets, 17
In-call Options, 29
Incoming Call
Answer, 26
Reject, 26
Keyboard, 128, 130
Samsung, 128, 130
Touchscreen, 19
Language and Input, 128
LED Indicator, 115
Location Services, 136
Maps, 63
Media Hub, 60
Menu Key, 8
Messaging, 39
Options, 50
Microphones, 8
microSD Card, 90
Mobile Networks, 102
More Services, 92
Music
Google Play Music, 62
Music Hub, 62
Music Player, 62
Music Hub, 62
Music Player, 62
My Files, 92
Navigation
Maps, 63
Nearby Devices, 104
NFC, 103
Notification Icons, 18
Index
Phone, 23
External features and buttons, 1
Layout, 7
Navigation, 9
Phone Calls
3-way Calling, 28
Answer an Incoming Call, 26
Call a Number in a Text Message, 24
Call Forwarding, 28
Call from Contacts, 24
Call from Logs, 23
Call Waiting, 28
Caller ID, 27
Dialing Options, 27
From email messages, 25
From text messages, 25
Make calls, 23
Mute the Ringing Sound, 26
Receive, 25
Reject a Call with a Text Message, 26
Reject an Incoming Call, 26
Speed Dialing, 30
Using phone dialpad, 23
Using recent calls, 23
Picasa, 84
Pinch, 13
Play Books, 58
Play Magazines, 58
Play Movies & TV, 60
Play Music, 62
Power Key, 8
Proximity sensor, 8
Recent Calls, 31
Clear, 31
Make call from, 23
Options, 31
View, 31
View Logs, 31
Reject Incoming Call, 26
Rotate, 13
S Beam, 104
S Memo, 92
S Suggest, 94
S Voice, 95
145
Samsung Hub, 60
Samsung keyboard, 19
Samsung Keyboard, 128, 130
SD Card, 90
Format, 91
Insert, 90
Remove, 91
Unmount, 91
View Memory, 91
Search (Google), 90
Settings, 97
Accessibility, 128
Accounts and Sync, 135
Data Usage, 101
Date and Time, 140
Display, 111
Language and Input, 128
LED Indicator, 115
Sound, 116
Storage, 140
Wallpaper, 111
Wi-Fi, 97
Setup Application, 3
Slide, 11
Social Network Accounts, 52
Sound
Settings, 116
Speaker, 8
Spread, 13
Sprint Account
Manage, 5
Passwords, 5
Status Bar, 18
Status Icons, 18
Storage
Settings, 140
Swipe, 11
Swype, 19
Text Editing, 21
Text Entry, 19
Text Input
Index
Methods, 19
Text Messaging
Make call from, 25
Text-to-Speech, 132
Tools, 87
Touch, 9
Touch and Hold, 10
Touchscreen
Keyboard, 19
Turn off, 9
Turn on, 9
Typing, 19
USB Charger/Accessory port, 8
Video, 74
Video Player, 63
Videos
Record, 77
Sharing, 83
Visual Voicemail, 27
Voice Recorder, 95
Voice Typing, 19
Configuring, 20
Using, 19
Voicemail
Notification, 26
Password, 5
Retrieve Your Voicemail Messages, 26
Setup, 4
Visual, 27
Volume, 116
VPN, 72, 102
VPN Client, 95
Wallet, 95
Wallpaper
Settings, 111
Web, 66
Wi-Fi, 67
Settings, 97
YouTube, 54, 84
Zoom, 13
146