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GT-I5800
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communication and entertainment based on Samsung’s
exceptional technology and high standards.
This user manual has been specially designed to guide you
through the functions and features of your device.
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the user’s operating system.
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ABOUT DIVX VIDEO
DivX® is a digital video format created by DivX, Inc. This is
an official DivX Certified device that plays DivX video. Visit
www.divx.com for more information and software tools to
convert your files into Divx video.
DivX Certified® to play DivX® video up to 320x240
ABOUT DIVX VIDEO-ON-DEMAND
This DivX Certified® device must be registered in order to
play DivX Video-on-Demand (VOD) content. To generate
the registration code, locate the DivX VOD section in the
device setup menu. Go to vod.divx.com with this code to
complete the registration process and learn more about
DivX VOD.
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Contents
Assembling ............................................ 10
Unpack ................................................................. 10
Install the SIM or USIM card and battery ..... 10
Charge the battery ............................................ 12
Insert a memory card (optional) .................... 14
Attach a hand strap (optional) ....................... 17
Getting started . .................................... 18
Turn your device on and off ............................ 18
Get to know your device .................................. 18
Use the touch screen ........................................ 21
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Lock or unlock the touch screen and keys . . 23
Get to know the idle screen ............................ 23
Access applications ........................................... 25
Customise your device ..................................... 27
Enter text ............................................................. 31
Download applications from
Android Market .................................................. 34
Download files from the web ......................... 35
Synchronise data ............................................... 35
Search for information with
Google Search .................................................... 37
Communication .................................... 38
Personal information ........................... 69
Calling . ................................................................. 38
Messages ............................................................. 43
Google Mail ......................................................... 46
Email ..................................................................... 48
Talk ........................................................................ 49
Social Hub . .......................................................... 50
Contacts ............................................................... 69
Calendar . ............................................................. 72
Memo ................................................................... 73
Voice Recorder ................................................... 74
Entertainment ....................................... 51
Camera ................................................................. 51
Video Player ........................................................ 60
Gallery .................................................................. 61
Music Player ........................................................ 63
FM Radio .............................................................. 66
Web ......................................................... 76
web'n'walk . ......................................................... 76
Layar ..................................................................... 80
Maps ..................................................................... 80
Latitude ................................................................ 82
Places .................................................................... 83
Navigation ........................................................... 83
Google Search .................................................... 84
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YouTube ............................................................... 84
Daily briefing ...................................................... 86
Market .................................................................. 86
Mobile Jukebox . ................................................ 86
Samsung Apps ................................................... 87
TopApps ............................................................... 87
Connectivity .......................................... 88
Bluetooth . ........................................................... 88
Wi-Fi ...................................................................... 90
AllShare ................................................................ 91
Mobile AP ............................................................ 94
USB tethering ..................................................... 94
PC connections . ................................................. 95
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Tools ........................................................ 98
Clock ..................................................................... 98
Calculator ......................................................... 100
My Files ............................................................. 100
Task Manager .................................................. 101
ThinkFree Office . ............................................ 101
Voice Dialler ..................................................... 103
Voice Search . ................................................... 104
Write and go .................................................... 104
Settings . ............................................... 105
Access the Settings menu . ........................... 105
Wireless and network .................................... 105
Call settings . .................................................... 106
Sound ................................................................
Display . .............................................................
Location and security ....................................
Applications .....................................................
Accounts and sync . ........................................
Privacy ...............................................................
SD card and phone storage . ........................
Search ................................................................
Locale and text ................................................
Voice input and output .................................
Accessibility .....................................................
Date and time ..................................................
About phone ...................................................
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109
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112
112
112
112
113
115
116
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116
Troubleshooting ................................. 117
Safety precautions ............................. 123
Index ..................................................... 132
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Unpack
Check your product box for the following items:
• Mobile device
• Battery
• Travel adapter (charger)
• User manual
Use only Samsung-approved software. Pirated or
illegal software may cause damage or malfunctions
that are not covered by your manufacturer's
warranty.
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• The items supplied with your device may vary
depending on the software and accessories
available in your region or offered by your service
provider.
• You can obtain additional accessories from your
local Samsung dealer.
• The supplied accessories perform best for your
device.
• Accessories other than the supplied ones may not
be compatible with your device.
Install the SIM or USIM card and
battery
When you subscribe to a cellular service, you will receive
a Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card, with subscription
details, such as your personal identification number (PIN)
and optional services. To use UMTS or HSDPA services,
you can purchase a Universal Subscriber Identity Module
(USIM) card.
To install the SIM or USIM card and battery,
1
3 Insert the SIM or USIM card.
If the device is on, press and hold [ ] and select Power
off to turn it off.
2 Remove the back cover.
• Place the SIM or USIM card into the device with
the gold-coloured contacts facing up.
• If you do not insert a SIM or USIM card, you can
Be careful not to damage your fingernails when you
remove the back cover.
only use your device’s non-network services and
some menus.
• Do not insert a memory card into the SIM card
slot.
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4 Insert the battery.
Charge the battery
Before using the device for the first time, you must charge
the battery.
You can charge the device with the provided travel adapter
or by connecting the device to a PC with a PC data cable.
5 Replace the back cover.
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Use only Samsung-approved chargers and cables.
Unauthorised chargers or cables can cause batteries
to explode or damage your device.
When your battery is low, the device will emit a
warning tone and display a low battery message.
The battery icon
will also be empty and turn
red. If the battery level becomes too low, the device
will automatically power off. Recharge your battery
to continue using your device.
›› Charge with the travel adapter
1
Open the cover to the multifunction jack on the top of
the device.
2 Plug the small end of the travel adapter into the
multifunction jack.
Improperly connecting the travel adapter can cause
serious damage to the device. Any damage caused
by misuse is not covered by the warranty.
3 Plug the large end of the travel adapter into a power
outlet.
• You can use the device while it is charging, but it
may take longer to fully charge the battery.
• While the device is charging, the touch screen may
not function due to an unstable power supply. If
this happens, unplug the travel adapter from the
device.
• While charging, the device may heat up. This
is normal and should not affect your device’s
lifespan or performance.
• If your device is not charging properly, bring your
device and the charger to a Samsung Service
Centre.
4 When the battery is fully charged, unplug the travel
adapter from the device and then from the power
outlet.
Do not remove the battery before removing the
travel adapter. Doing this may cause damage to the
device.
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To save energy, unplug the travel adapter when not
in use. The travel adapter does not have a power
switch, so you must unplug the travel adapter from
the outlet to interrupt the power supply. The travel
adapter should remain close to the socket when
in use.
›› Charge with the PC data cable
Before charging, ensure that your PC is turned on.
1 Open the cover to the multifunction jack on the top of
the device.
2 Plug one end (micro-USB) of the PC data cable into the
multifunction jack.
3 Plug the other end of the PC data cable into a USB port
on a PC.
Depending on the type of PC data cable you are
using, it may take some time before charging
begins.
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4 When the battery is fully charged (the battery icon is
no longer moving), unplug the PC data cable from the
device and then from the PC.
Insert a memory card (optional)
To store additional multimedia files, you must insert
a memory card. Your device accepts microSD™ or
microSDHC™ memory cards with maximum capacities
of 32 GB (depending on memory card manufacturer and
type).
Samsung uses approved industry standards for
memory cards, but some brands may not be fully
compatible with your device. Using an incompatible
memory card may damage your device or the
memory card and can corrupt data stored on the
card.
• Your device supports only the FAT file structure for
memory cards. If you insert a card formatted with
a different file structure, your device will ask you to
reformat the memory card.
• Frequent writing and erasing of data will shorten
the lifespan of memory cards.
• When you insert a memory card in your device,
the file directory of the memory card will appear
in the /mnt/sdcard folder.
1 Remove the back cover.
2 Insert a memory card with the gold-coloured contacts
facing up.
3 Push the memory card in the memory card slot until it
locks in place.
4 Replace the back cover.
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›› Remove the memory card
Before removing a memory card, first unmount it for safe
removal.
1 In Idle mode, select Applications → Settings → SD
card and phone storage → Unmount SD card → OK.
2
3 Push the memory card gently until it disengages from
Remove the back cover.
the device.
4 Pull the memory card out of the memory card slot.
5 Remove the memory card.
6 Replace the back cover.
Do not remove a memory card while the device is
transferring or accessing information, as this could
result in loss of data or damage to the memory card
or device.
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›› Format the memory card
Formatting your memory card on a PC may cause
incompatibilities with your device. Format the memory
card only on the device.
In Idle mode, select Applications → Settings → SD
card and phone storage → Unmount SD card → OK →
Format SD card → Format SD card → Erase everything.
Before formatting the memory card, remember to
make backup copies of all important data stored on
your device. The manufacturer’s warranty does not
cover loss of data resulting from user actions.
Attach a hand strap (optional)
1 Remove the back cover.
2 Slide a hand strap through the slot and hook it over
the small projection.
3 Replace the back cover.
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Getting started
Turn your device on and off
To turn on your device, press and hold [ ]. Your device will
automatically connect to the cellular network.
If you turn on your device for the first time, tap the Android
image on the screen and follow the on-screen instructions
to set up your device for its first time.
Get to know your device
›› Device layout
Proximity sensor
Volume key
Earpiece
Touch screen
To turn off your device, press and hold [ ] and the select
Power off.
• Follow all posted warnings and directions from
official personnel when in areas where the use of
wireless devices is restricted, such as aeroplanes
and hospitals.
• To use your device's non-network services only,
switch to Flight mode. Press and hold [ ] and
select Flight mode.
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Home key
Back key
Menu key
Mouthpiece
›› Keys
Key
Multifunction jack
Headset jack
Power key
Function
Power
Camera lens
Back cover
Menu
Home
Internal antenna
Speaker
Turn on the device (press and
hold); End a call; Access the quick
menus (press and hold); Lock the
touch screen.
Open a list of options available
on the current screen; Open the
Google Search bar (press and
hold).
Return to the idle screen; Open
the list of recent applications
(press and hold).
Back
Return to the previous screen.
Volume
Adjust the device’s volume.
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›› Indicator icons
Icons shown on the display may vary depending on
your region or service provider.
Icon
Icon
Definition
GPS activated
Definition
Voice call in progress
No signal
Call on hold
Signal strength
Speakerphone activated
GPRS network connected
EDGE network connected
UMTS network connected
Wi-Fi activated
Bluetooth activated
Bluetooth headset connected
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Missed call
Synchronised with the web
Uploading data
Downloading data
Call diverting activated
Connected to PC
Icon
Definition
Icon
Definition
No SIM or USIM card
Music playback in progress
New text or multimedia message
FM radio turned on in the background
New email message
Error occurred or caution required
New voice mail message
Alarm activated
Event notification
Roaming (outside of normal service area)
Silent mode activated
Flight mode activated
Battery power level
10:00
Current time
Use the touch screen
Your device’s touch screen lets you easily select items or
perform functions. Learn basic actions to use the touch
screen.
Vibration activated
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• To avoid scratching the touch screen, do not use
sharp tools.
• Do not allow the touch screen to come into
contact with other electrical devices. Electrostatic
discharges can cause the touch screen to
malfunction.
• Do not allow the touch screen to come into
contact with water. The touch screen may
malfunction in humid conditions or when
exposed to water.
• For optimal use of the touch screen, remove the
screen protection film before using your device.
• Your touch screen has a layer that detects small
electrical charges emitted by the human body.
For best performance, tap the touch screen with
your fingertip. The touch screen will not react to
touches of sharp tools, such as a stylus or pen.
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Control your touch screen with the following actions:
• Tap: Touch once with your finger to select or launch a
menu, option, or application.
• Tap and hold: Tap an item and hold it for more than 2
seconds to open a pop-up option list.
• Scroll: Tap and drag your finger up, down, left, or right to
move to items on lists.
• Drag and drop: Tap and hold your finger on an item, and
then drag your finger to move the item.
• Double-tap: Tap twice quickly with your finger to zoom
in or out while viewing photos or web pages.
• Your device turns off the touch screen when you
do not use the device for a specified period. To
turn on the screen, press any key.
• You can also adjust the backlight time. In Idle
mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Display → Screen timeout.
Lock or unlock the touch screen
and keys
You can lock the touch screen and keys to prevent any
unwanted device operations.
To lock, press [ ]. To unlock, turn on the screen by
pressing any key, and then flick the grey window with your
finger.
Get to know the idle screen
When the device is in Idle mode, you will see the idle
screen. From the idle screen, you can view your device’s
status and access applications.
The idle screen has multiple panels. Scroll left or right to
switch panels. You can also select a dot on the top of the
screen to move to the corresponding panel of the idle
screen directly.
›› Add items to the idle screen
You can customise the idle screen by adding shortcuts to
applications or items in applications, widgets, or folders. To
add items to the idle screen,
1 Press [
] → Add or tap and hold the empty area on
the idle screen.
2 Select the item category → an item:
• Widgets: Add widgets to the idle screen.
• Shortcuts: Add shortcuts to items, such as
applications, bookmarks, and contacts.
• Folders: Create a new folder or add folders for your
contacts.
• Wallpapers: Set a background image.
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›› Move items on the idle screen
1
2 Drag the item to the location you want when the item
Tap and hold an item to move.
is magnified.
›› Remove items from the idle screen
1 Tap and hold an item to remove.
The item is magnified and the trash icon appears on
the application area, meaning that the application
area at the bottom of the idle screen changes to the
trash bin.
2 Drag the item to the trash bin.
3 When the item and the trash bin turn red, release the
item.
›› Use the shortcuts panel
In Idle mode or while using an application, tap the
indicator icons area and drag your finger down to open
the shortcuts panel. You can activate or deactivate wireless
connection features and access a list of a notifications, such
as messages, calls, events or processing status. To hide the
list, drag the bottom of the list up.
From the shortcuts panel, you can use the following
options:
• Wi-Fi: Activate or deactivate the WLAN connection
feature. ► p. 90
• Bluetooth: Activate or deactivate the Bluetooth wireless
connection feature. ► p. 88
• GPS: Activate or deactivate the GPS connection feature.
• Silent: Activate or deactivate the silent mode.
• Auto rotation: Activate or deactivate the auto rotation.
Available options may vary depending on your
region or service provider.
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›› Add or remove panels to the idle screen
You can add or remove panels of the idle screen to
organise widgets according to your preferences and needs.
1 In Idle mode, press [ ] → Edit.
2 Select to add new panels or drag a panel to the
trash bin at the bottom of the screen to remove a
panel.
3 Press [
].
Access applications
To access your device’s applications,
1 In Idle mode, select Applications to access the
application list.
2 Scroll left or right to another application screen.
3 Select an application.
• When you use applications provided by Google,
you must have a Google account. If you do not
have a Google account, sign up for a Google
account.
• You can add a shortcut to an application by
tapping and holding the application icon from
the application list. You can move the icon to the
location you want on the idle screen.
4 Press [
] to return to the previous screen; Press the
Home key to return to the idle screen.
Your device has a built-in motion sensor that detects
its orientation. If you rotate the device while using
some features, the interface will automatically
switch to landscape view. To set the interface to
keep the orientation when you rotate the device,
select Settings → Display → Auto-rotate screen.
You can also select a dot on the top of the screen to
move to the corresponding main menu screen directly.
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›› Organise applications
›› Use the task manager
1 In the application list, press [ ] → Edit.
2 Tap and hold an application.
3 Drag the application icon to the location you want.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Task
You can reorganise the applications in the application list
by changing their order or grouping them into categories
to suit your preferences and needs.
You can move an application icon to another
main menu screen. You can also move most-used
applications next to Home.
4 Press [
] → Save.
›› Access recent applications
1 Press and hold the Home key to open the list of
applications you have accessed recently.
2 Select an application to access.
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Your device is a multitasking device. It can run more than
one application at the same time. However, multitasking
may cause hang-ups, freezing, memory problems, or
additional power consumption. To avoid these problems,
end unnecessary programs using the task manager.
Manager → Active applications.
The list of all the applications currently running on
your device appears.
2 To close an application, select End.
To close all active applications, select End all.
Customise your device
›› Switch to the silent mode
Get more from your device by customising it to match your
preferences.
• In Idle mode, open the application list and select Phone
›› Set the current time and date
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Date and time.
2 Set the time and date and change other options.
›› Turn on or off the touch tone
In Idle mode, open the application list and select Settings
→ Sound → Audible selection.
›› Adjust the volume of the ringtones
Press the Volume key up or down to adjust the ringtone
volume.
To mute or unmute your device, do one of the followings:
→ Keypad, and tap and hold #.
• In Idle mode, press and hold [ ] and select Silent mode.
›› Change your ringtone
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Sound → Voice call ringtone.
2 Select a ringtone from the list and select OK.
›› Activate animation for switching
windows
In Idle mode, open the application list and select Settings
→ Display → Animation → Some animations or All
animations.
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›› Select a wallpaper for the idle screen
1
2 Select an image.
3 Select Save or Set wallpaper.
In Idle mode, press [
] → Wallpaper → an option.
Samsung is not responsible for any use of default
images or wallpapers provided on your device.
›› Adjust the brightness of the display
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Display → Brightness.
2 Drag the slider to adjust the level of brightness.
3 Select OK.
The brightness level of the display will affect how
quickly the device consumes battery power.
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›› Set a screen lock
You can lock the touch screen with an unlock pattern or
password to prevent unauthorised people from using the
device without your permission.
• Once you set a screen lock, your device will require
an unlock code each time you turn it on or unlock
the touch screen.
• If you forget your PIN or password, bring your
device to a Samsung Service Centre to unlock it.
Before bringing your device to a Samsung Service
Centre, remember to make backup copies of all
important data stored on your device.
• Samsung is not responsible for any loss of security
codes or private information or other damages
caused by illegal software.
Set an unlock pattern
1
2
In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Location and security → Set screen lock
→ Pattern.
See the on-screen instructions and example patterns
and select Next (if necessary).
3 Draw a pattern by dragging your finger to connect at
least 4 dots.
4 Select Continue.
5 Draw a pattern again to confirm.
6 Select Confirm.
Set an unlock PIN code
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Location and security → Set screen lock
→ PIN.
2 Enter a new PIN (numeric) and select Continue.
3 Enter the PIN again and select OK.
Set an unlock password
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Location and security → Set screen lock
→ Password.
2 Enter a new password (alphanumeric) and select
Continue.
3 Enter the password again and select OK.
›› Lock your SIM or USIM card
You can lock your device by activating the PIN supplied
with your SIM or USIM card.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Location and security → Set up SIM card
lock → Lock SIM card.
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2 Enter your PIN and select OK.
Once the PIN lock is enabled, you must enter the PIN each
time you turn on the device.
• If you enter an incorrect PIN too many times, your
SIM or USIM card will be blocked. You must enter
a PIN unlock key (PUK) to unblock the SIM or USIM
card.
• If you block your SIM or USIM card by entering
an incorrect PUK, bring the card to your service
provider to unblock it.
›› Activate the mobile tracker
When someone inserts a new SIM or USIM card in your
device, the mobile tracker feature will automatically send
the contact number to specified recipients to help you
locate and recover your device.
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To use this feature, you need a Samsung account for
controlling the device from the web remotely.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Location and security → Set mobile
tracker.
2 Enter your password and select OK.
3 Enter your email address and password for your
Samsung account and select Sign in.
To create a Samsung account, select Sign up.
4 Read the terms and conditions and select Accept.
5 Enter a phone number including a country code
(with +).
6 Enter a sender's name.
7 Enter a text message to be sent to the recipients.
8 Select Save.
Enter text
You can enter text by selecting characters on the virtual
keypad or by inputting handwriting on the screen.
›› Enter text using the Swype keyboard
1 Select the first character of a word and drag your finger
to the second character without releasing the finger
from the screen.
2 Continue until you have finished the word.
You can enter text in some languages. To enter text,
you should change the writing language to one of
the supported languages. ► p. 113
›› Change the keyboard type
You can change the keyboard type. Tap and hold the text
input field and select Input method → a keyboard type
(Swype or Samsung keypad).
3 Release the finger on the last character. The word is
inserted into the text input field.
4 Repeat steps 1-3 to complete your text.
Tap and hold each key to enter additional characters.
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›› Enter text using the Samsung keypad
You can also use the following keys:
1 Select
1
3
4
5
2
Number
Function
→ Portrait keypad types and select a text
input method.
You can select one of key input methods (QWERTY or
traditional keypad) or handwriting input methods.
2 Enter text by selecting alphanumeric keys or writing
on the screen.
You can also use the following keys:
1
Change case.
2
Switch between ABC mode and Symbol/
Number mode.
3
Clear your input.
1
4
4
Start a new line.
5
Insert a space.
2
3
5
6
7
• To hide the Swype keyboard, press [ ].
• To view help information for using the Swype
keyboard, select
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Number
1
2
3
Function
Change case.
Switch between Number/Symbol mode and
ABC mode.
Enter text by voice; This icon is available only
when you activate the voice input feature
for the Samsung keypad.
4
Clear your input.
5
Start a new line.
6
7
Access the keypad settings; Change the text
input method (tap and hold).
Insert a space; Insert a full stop (double-tap);
Change the input language (tap and hold,
and then scroll left or right).
Functions of this key may vary
depending on your service provider.
›› Copy and paste text
While you are entering text, you can use the copy and
paste feature to use text in other applications.
1 Place the cursor where you want to start.
2 Tap and hold the text input field.
3 Select Select text from the option list.
4 Tap on the place where you want to end.
5 Tap and hold the highlighted text.
6 Select Copy to copy, or Cut to cut the text onto the
clipboard.
7 In another application, tap and hold the text input
field.
8 Select Paste to insert the text from the clipboard into
the text input field.
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Download applications from
Android Market
Based on the Android platform, your device’s functionality
can be extended by installing additional applications.
Android Market provides you an easy and quick way to
shop for games and mobile applications.
• This feature may be unavailable depending on
your region or service provider.
• Your device will save user files from downloaded
applications to the internal memory.
›› Install an application
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Market.
2 Select Accept when the terms and conditions appears.
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3 Select an item category → an item.
4 Select Install (for free items) or Buy.
If you select Install, the item will start downloading
immediately.
If you select Buy, you need to enter your credit card
information. Follow the on-screen instructions.
›› Uninstall an application
1 From the Android Market home screen, press [
Downloads.
2 Select the item you want to delete.
3 Select Uninstall → OK.
]→
Download files from the web
When you download files or web applications from the
web, your device saves them in a memory card.
Files you download from the web can include
viruses that will damage your device. To lessen your
risk, only download files from sources you trust.
Some media files include Digital Rights
Management to protect copyrights. This protection
may prevent you from downloading, copying,
modifying, or transferring some files.
To download files from the web,
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
web'n'walk.
To install applications downloaded from websites other
than Android Market, you must select Settings →
Applications → Unknown sources.
Synchronise data
You can synchronise data with various web servers and
back up or restore your data.
Once the synchronisation is completed, your device stays
connected to the web. If any change is made on the web,
the updated information will appear on your device and
will automatically begin synchronisation, and vice versa.
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
2 Search for a file or application and download it.
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›› Set up a server account
1
In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Accounts and sync.
2 Select Add account → an account type.
3 Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the
account setup.
For online community services, such as Facebook or
MySpace, enter your user name and password and
select Log in.
›› Activate automatic sync
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Accounts and sync.
2 Select Auto-sync.
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3 Select an account.
4 Select the applications you want to synchronise.
To exclude applications from automatic synchronisation,
clear the check boxes next to the applications you want.
›› Synchronise data manually
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Accounts and sync.
2 Select an account.
3 Press [ ] → Sync now. Your device will start
synchronising the data you set for synchronisation.
Search for information with Google
Search
You can search for information from websites and
applications or files from your device by using the Google
Search service.
1 In Idle mode, press and hold [
].
The Google Search bar opens on the idle screen.
2 Enter a keyword and select Go.
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Communication
Calling
Learn to use calling functions, such as making and
answering calls, using options available during a call or
customising and using call-related features.
›› Make and answer a call
You can use the buttons or the touch screen when you
make, accept, end or reject calls.
Make a call
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Phone → Keypad, and enter an area code and a
phone number.
2 Select
to make a call.
When you hold the device near your face, the
touch screen is disabled automatically to prevent
accidental inputs.
3 To end the call, select End call.
• Use the phonebook to save numbers you dial
frequently. ► p. 69
• To quickly access the call log to redial the numbers
you dialled recently, select Phone → Logs.
• Use the voice command feature to dial by voice.
► p. 103
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Answer a call
1
When a call comes in, drag
right until Accept
appears.
When the device is ringing, press and hold the
Volume key to mute the ringtone.
2
To end the call, select End call.
Reject a call
When a call comes in, drag
left until Reject appears.
The caller will hear a busy tone.
To send a message when you reject incomming calls, select
Reject call with message.
To change the message, select Settings → Call
settings → All calls → Reject call with message.
Call an international number
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Phone → Keypad, and tap and hold 0 to insert the +
character.
2 Enter the complete number you want to dial (country
code, area code and phone number), and then select
to dial the number.
›› Use the headset
By plugging the supplied headset into the device, you can
answer calls hands-free:
• To answer a call, press the headset button.
• To reject a call, press and hold the headset button.
• To place a call on hold or retrieve a held call during a call,
press and hold the headset button.
• To end a call, press the headset button.
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The supplied headset is designed only for your
device and may not be compatible with other
phones and MP3 players.
›› Use options during a call
You can use the following options while a call is in
progress:
• To adjust the voice volume, press the Volume key up or
down.
• To activate the speakerphone feature, select Speaker.
In noisy environments, you may have difficulty
hearing some calls while using the speakerphone
feature. For better audio performance, use the
normal phone mode.
• To turn off the microphone so that the other party
cannot hear you, select Mute.
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• To listen and talk to the other party via the Bluetooth
headset, select Headset.
• To place a call on hold, select Hold. To retrieve a held call,
select Unhold.
• To dial a second call, select Add call and then dial a new
number.
• To answer a second call, drag
right until Accept
appears, when a call waiting tone sounds. The device
asks whether to end or hold the first call. You must
subscribe to the call waiting service to use this feature.
• To switch between the two calls, select Swap.
• To end the call on hold, select Swap → End call.
• To make a multiparty call (conference call), make or
answer a second call and select Merge when connected
to the second party. Repeat to add more parties. You
must subscribe to the multiparty call service to use this
feature.
›› View and dial missed calls
Your device will display calls you have missed on the
display. To dial the number of a missed call, open the
shortcut panel and select the missed call.
›› Use additional features
You can use various other call-related features, such as
auto rejection, Fixed Dialling Number (FDN) mode, or call
diverting or barring.
Set auto rejection
Use the auto rejection to reject calls from certain numbers
automatically. To activate the auto rejection and set up the
reject list,
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Call settings → All calls → Auto reject.
2 Select Enable auto reject to activate auto rejection.
3 Select Auto reject list.
4 Press [ ] → Create.
5 Enter a number to reject and select Save.
6 To add more numbers, repeat steps 4-5.
Use Fixed Dialling Number (FDN) mode
In FDN mode, your device will restrict outgoing calls,
except for the numbers stored in the FDN list. To activate
FDN mode,
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Call settings → Fixed Dialing Numbers
→ Enable FDN.
2 Enter the PIN2 supplied with your SIM or USIM card
and select OK.
3 Select FDN list and add contacts to be used in FDN
mode.
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Set call forwarding
Set call barring
Call diverting is a network feature to send incoming calls to
another number that you specify. You can set this feature
separately for several conditions when you are not able to
answer calls, such as when you are already on the device or
when you are outside of the service area.
Call barring is a network feature to restrict certain types of
calling or to prevent others from making calls with your
device.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Call settings → Voice call → Call
forwarding.
2 Select a condition.
3 Enter a number to which calls will be forwarded and
select Enable.
Your setting will be sent to the network.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Call settings → Voice call → Call barring.
2 Select a call type to restrict.
3 Enter a call barring password and select OK.
Your setting will be sent to the network.
Set call waiting
Call waiting is a network feature to alert you of an
incoming call while you are on a previous call.
In Idle mode, open the application list and select Settings
→ Call settings → Voice call → Call waiting. Your setting
will be sent to the network.
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›› View call logs
Messages
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Learn to create and send text (SMS), multimedia (MMS), or
email messages, and view or manage messages you have
sent or received.
You can view logs of your calls filtered by their types.
Phone → Logs.
2 Press [
] → View by → an option to sort the call logs.
From the call logs, you can make a call or send a
message directly to a contact by quickly flicking the
contact to the right or left.
3 Select a log to view its details.
From the detail view, you can dial the number, send
a message to the number or add the number to the
phonebook or reject list.
You may incur additional charges for sending or
receiving messages while outside your home service
area. For details, contact your service provider.
›› Send a text message
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Messaging → New message.
2 Select Contacts.
You can enter a number manually or select one from
the recent recipients or contact groups by selecting
another button.
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3 Select the check boxes next to contacts and select
Add.
3 Select the check boxes next to contacts and select
Add.
When you enter an email address, the device will
convert the message as a multimedia message.
4 Select the text input field and enter your message text.
To insert emoticons, press [
] → Insert smiley.
5 Select Send to send the message.
›› Send a multimedia message
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Messaging → New message.
2 Select Contacts.
You can enter a number or email address manually or
select one from the recent recipients or contact groups
by selecting another button.
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4 Select the text input field and enter your message text.
5
To insert emoticons, press [
] → Insert smiley.
Press [ ] → Attach → an option and add an item.
You can select a file from the file list, or create a new
photo, video, or sound.
6 Press [
message.
] → Add subject and add a subject for the
7 Select Send to send the message.
›› View a text or multimedia message
1
In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Messaging.
Your messages are grouped into message threads by
contact, like a messenger.
2 Select a contact.
3 Select a text or multimedia message from the message
thread.
From the message view, use the following options:
• To protect the message from being deleted, press [
]
→ Lock message.
• To save attachments, press [ ] → Attached items.
• To copy text from the message, press [ ] → Copy
message text.
• To delete mesage, press [ ] → Delete messages.
• To view message details, press [ ] → View message
details.
›› Listen to voice mail messages
• To reply to the message, select the text input field, enter
If you have set missed calls to be diverted to the voice mail
server, callers may leave voice messages when you do not
answer incoming calls. To access your voice mail inbox and
listen to voice mail messages,
• To forward the message to other people, press [
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
• To replay an attachment, tap on the message screen and
select
.
your message text, and select Send to send the message.
]→
Forward.
Phone → Keypad, and then tap and hold 1.
2 Follow the instructions from the voice mail server.
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You must save the voice mail server number before
accessing the server. Your service provider can give
you the number.
Google Mail
You can retrieve new email messages from Google Mail™
to your Inbox. When you access this application, the Inbox
screen appears. The total number of unread messages
displays in the title bar and unread messages display in
bold. If you have labelled a message, its label appears in a
coloured rectangle on the message.
• This Google Mail menu may be labelled differently
depending on your region or service provider.
• This feature may be unavailable depending on
your region or service provider.
›› Send an email message
1 In Idle mode, open the appliation list and select
Google Mail.
2 Select OK to continue.
3 Press [ ] → Compose.
4 Enter a name or address in the recipient field.
5 Enter a subject and message.
6 To attach an image file, press [ ] → Attach → a file.
7 Select Send to send the message.
›› View email messages
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Google Mail.
2 Select an email message from the message thread list.
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Add a label to a message
From the message view, use the following options:
• To reply to the message, select .
• To reply to the message including all recipients, select
→ Reply all.
• To forward the message to other people, select
→
Forward.
• To view an attachment, select Preview next to the
attachment item. To save it to your device, select
Download.
• To archive the message, select Archive.
• To delete the message, select Delete.
• To move to the previous or next message, select
or
.
›› Organise email by labels
1 From the Inbox screen, tap and hold a message.
2 Select Change labels.
3 Select a label to add and select OK.
Add a star to a message
1 From the Inbox screen, tap and hold a message.
2 Select Add star. The star icon next to the message is
activated.
Filter messages
1 From the Inbox screen, press [ ] → Go to labels.
2 Select the label of the messages you want to view.
You can organise your email by labelling your messages
or adding stars to mark important messages. You can sort
messages by label filter.
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Email
Learn to send or view email messages via your personal or
company email account.
›› Set up an email account
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Email.
2 Enter your email address and password.
3 Select Next (for general email accounts, such as
Google Mail and Yahoo) or Manual setup (for other
company email accounts).
4 Follow the on-screen instructions.
When you are finished setting up the email account, the
email messages are downloaded to your device. If you
have created more than two accounts, you can switch
between email accounts; Press [ ] → Accounts and
select one you want to retrieve messages from.
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›› Send an email message
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Email
→ an email account.
2 Press [ ] → Compose.
3 Select Contacts.
You can enter an email address manually or select
one from the recent recipients or contact groups by
selecting another button.
4 Select the Cc or Bcc field to add more recipients.
5 Select the subject field to enter a subject.
6 Select the text input field to enter your email text.
7 Select Attach and attach a file.
You can select a file from the file list or capture a photo,
video, or sound clip.
8 Select Send to send the message.
If you are offline or outside your service area, the
message will be held in the message thread list until
you are online and in your service area.
›› View an email message
When you open an email account, you can view previously
retrieved emails offline or connect to the email server to
view new messages. After retrieving email messages, you
can view them offline.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Email
→ an email account.
2 Press [ ] → Refresh to update the messages folder.
3 Select an email message from the message thread list.
From the message view, use the following options:
• To reply to the message, press [ ] → Reply.
• To forward the message to other people, press [
]→
Forward.
• To delete to the message, press [ ] → Delete.
• To move the message to another folder, press [ ] →
Move to folder.
• To load images from the message, press [ ] → Show
pictures.
• To view an attachment, select the attachment area. To
save it to your device, select .
Talk
Learn to chat with friends and family via Google Talk™.
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
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›› Add friends to your friend list
1
In Idle mode, open the application list and select Talk.
The friend list shows all of your Google Talk contacts
at a glance.
2 Press [ ] → Add friend.
3 Enter your friend's e-mail address and select Send
Invitation.
When your friend accepts the invitation, the friend is
added to your friend list.
›› Start a chat
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Talk.
2 Select a friend from the friend list. The chat screen
opens.
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3 Enter your message and select Send.
To insert emoticons, press [
smiley.
] → More → Insert
4 To switch between active chats, press [
chats.
5 To end the chat, press [
] → Switch
] → End chat.
Social Hub
Learn to access Social Hub™, the integrated
communication application for email, messages,
instant messages, contacts or calendar information. Visit
http://socialhub.samsungmobile.com for more details.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Social Hub.
2 Check and use contents delivered from Social Hub.
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2 Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape view.
• The camera interface appears only in the
landscape orientation.
• Tap the screen to hide or display icons in the
Camera
viewfinder.
• The camera automatically turns off when you do
Learn how to capture and view photos and videos. You
can take photos at resolutions up to 2048 x 1536 pixels
(3.2 mega pixels) and videos at resolutions up to 320 x 240
pixels.
To use the camera, you must first insert a memory card.
›› Capture a photo
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Camera.
not use it for a specified period.
• The memory capacity may differ depending on
the shooting scene or shooting conditions.
3
Aim the lens at the subject and make any necessary
adjustments.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
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Number
1
Function
Check the camera status and settings.
• : Resolution
• : Exposure metre type
• : GPS activated
• : Number of photos you can take
(according to available memory)
• : Storage location
2
Change the shooting mode.
3
Change the scene mode.
4
Adjust the exposure value; Select + to
increase or – to decrease.
5
Change the camera settings.
6
Switch to the camcorder.
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Number
Function
7
Capture a photo.
8
View the photo you captured last.
4 Press the Volume key to zoom in or out.
You can also tap the screen with two fingers and
spread them apart (move your fingers closer together
to zoom out).
5 Select
to take a photo.
The photo is saved automatically.
After taking photos, select
to view the taken photos.
• To view more photos, scroll left or right.
• To zoom in or out, select or . You can also doubletap the screen to zoom in or out.
• To send a photo to others, select Share.
• To set a photo as wallpaper or a caller ID image for a
contact, select Set as.
• To delete a photo, select Delete.
›› Capture a photo by using preset
options for various scenes
Your camera provides you with predefined settings for
various scenes. You can simply select the proper mode for
your shooting condition and subjects.
For example, when you take photos at night, select the
night mode that uses an extended exposure.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Camera.
2 Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape view.
→ a scene → .
3 Select
Make
any
necessary
adjustments.
4
Select
to
take
a
photo.
5
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›› Capture a photo in Smile shot mode
Your camera can recognise people’s faces and help you
take photos of their smiling faces.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Camera.
2
3 Select → Smile shot.
4 Make any necessary adjustments.
5 Select .
6 Aim the camera lens at your subject.
Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape view.
Your device recognises people in an image and detects
their smiles. When the subject smiles, the device
automatically takes a photo.
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›› Capture a series of photos
You can easily take a series of photos of moving subjects.
This is useful when you are photographing children at play
or a sporting event.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Camera.
2 Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape view.
3 Select → Continuous.
4 Make any necessary adjustments.
5 Tap and hold . The camera will continue to take
photos until you release the camera shutter.
›› Capture a panoramic photo
You can take wide panoramic photos using Panorama
shooting mode. This mode is convenient for
photographing landscapes.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Camera.
2 Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape view.
3 Select → Panorama.
4 Make any necessary adjustments.
5 Select to take the first photo.
6 Slowly move the device in any direction and align the
green frame with the viewfinder.
When you have aligned the green frame and
viewfinder, the camera will automatically take the next
photo.
7 Repeat step 6 to complete the panoramic photo.
›› Capture a combined photo
You can take two photos with the same background and
then combine the left and right halves of each photo into
one photo. This feature is helpful when you want to take
a photo with a friend but there is no one available to take
the photo for you.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Camera.
2 Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape view.
3 Select → Add me.
4 Make any necessary adjustments.
5 Tap the left or right side you want to take a photo first.
6 Select to take the first photo.
The left half of the first photo appears as a transparent
guide for the next photo.
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7 Make any necessary adjustments with the aid of the
guide.
8 Select
to take the second photo.
The device will automatically combine the left side of
the first photo and the right side of the second photo
into one photo.
›› Capture a photo of action
You can capture shots of a moving subject and then
combine them into a single photo that shows the action.
5 Select to capture the first photo.
6 Move the device to follow the moving subject.
The device automatically captures the next photo.
7 Continue to follow the subject until the device has
captured all the shots necessary for the action photo.
›› Customise camera settings
Before taking a photo, select
following options:
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Option
2 Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape view.
3 Select → Action shot.
4 Make any necessary adjustments.
Macro
Camera.
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Timer
→
to access the
Function
Activate Macro mode to take close-up
photos.
Select the length of the delay before
the camera takes a photo.
Resolution
Change the resolution option.
White balance
Adjust the colour balance according
to lighting conditions.
Option
Effects
ISO
Function
Apply a special effect, such as sepia or
black and white tones.
Adjust the sensitivity of the camera
imaging sensor.
Metering
Select a type of exposure metre.
Image quality
Set the quality level for your photos.
Adjust
Adjust contrast, saturation, and
sharpness.
Before taking a photo, select
following settings:
Setting
Guidelines
Review
→
to access the
Setting
Function
Shutter sound
Set the camera shutter to make a
sound when capturing a photo.
Reset
Reset menus and shooting options.
›› Capture a video
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Camera.
2 Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape view.
3 Select to switch to the camcorder.
Function
Display guidelines on the preview
screen.
Set the camera to display the taken
image.
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4 Aim the lens at the subject and make any necessary
adjustments.
1
2
5
6
3
4
Number
1
7
Function
Check the camcorder status and
settings.
•
: Length of video that can
be captured (according to available
memory)
• : Storage location
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Number
2
3
Function
Change the recording mode (for
attaching to a multimedia message or
for saving normally).
Adjust the exposure value; Select + to
increase or – to decrease.
4
Change the camcorder settings.
5
Switch to the camera.
6
Capture a video.
7
View the video you captured last.
5 Press the Volume key to zoom in or out.
6 Select to start recording.
7 Select to stop recording.
The video is saved automatically.
The camera may not be able to properly record
videos to a memory card with a slow transfer speed.
After capturing videos, select
videos.
to view the captured
• To view more videos, scroll left or right.
• To send a video to others, select Share.
• To play a video, select Play.
• To delete a video, select Delete.
›› Customise camcorder settings
Before capturing a video, select
following options:
→
to access the
Option
Function
Timer
Select the length of the delay before
the camera starts recording a video.
Resolution
Change the resolution option.
White balance
Adjust the colour balance according
to lighting conditions.
Option
Function
Effects
Apply a special effect, such as sepia
or black and white tones.
Video quality
Set the quality level for your videos.
Adjust
Adjust contrast, saturation, and
sharpness.
Before capturing a video, select
following settings:
Setting
Guidelines
→
to access the
Function
Display the guidelines on the
preview screen.
Audio recording
Turn the audio on or off.
Review
Set the camera to display the
recorded video.
Reset
Reset menus and shooting options.
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Video Player
Learn to use the video player to play various kinds of
videos. The video player supports the following file
formats: 3gp, mp4, avi, wmv, asf, divx (Codec: MPEG4,
H.263, H.264, WMV, DivX, XviD).
• Some file formats are not supported depending
on the software of the device.
• If the file size exceeds the available memory, an
error can occur when you open files.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Video Player.
2 Select a video to play.
3 Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape view.
4 Control playback with the following keys:
6
2
7
3
8
4
Number
1
2
3
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1
Function
Change the ratio of the video screen.
Move to a point of the file by dragging
or tapping the bar.
Restart playback or skip backward; Scan
backward in a file (tap and hold).
Number
Function
4
Activate the 5.1 channel surround
sound system when a headset is
connected.
5
Stop playback and return to the playlist.
6
7
8
Pause playback; Select to resume
playback.
Skip forward; Scan forward in a file (tap
and hold).
Adjust the volume.
Gallery
Learn to view photos and play videos saved in your
memory card.
›› Supported file formats
Type
Format
Image
Extension: bmp, gif, jpg, png
Video
• Extension: 3gp, mp4, avi, wmv, asf, divx
• Codec: MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV, DivX,
XviD
• Some file formats are not supported depending
on the software of the device.
• If the file size exceeds the available memory, an
error can occur when you open files.
›› View a photo
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Gallery.
2 Select a folder.
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3 To change the view mode, select
or at the top
right of the screen.
To view photos or videos captured on a specific date,
select the arrows on the tab at the bottom or drag the
tab left or right.
4 Select a photo (with no icon) to view.
While viewing a photo, use the following options:
• To view more photos, scroll left or right.
• To zoom in or out, select or . You can also tap the
screen with two fingers and spread them apart (move
your fingers closer together to zoom out).
• To start a slideshow with photos and videos, select
Slideshow. Tap the screen to stop the slideshow.
• To use additional features using the photo, such as
sharing, deleting, and editing options, select Menu.
›› Play a video
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Gallery.
2 Select a folder → a video (with the icon) to play.
3 Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape view.
4 Control playback with the virtual keys. ► p. 60
›› Share images or videos
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Gallery.
2 Selelct a folder and press [ ].
3 Select image or video files.
4 Select Share → a sharing option.
5 Send the files via a multimedia or email message or
Bluetooth or upload the file to the online album or
community site.
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Music Player
›› Add music files to your device
Learn to listen to your favourite music while on the go with
the music player. The music player supports the following
file formats: mp3, 3gp, mp4, aac, ogg, wma
• Download from the wireless web. ► p. 35
• Download from a PC with the optional Samsung Kies.
• You can also play music files in the following
formats if you open them from My Files,
multimedia messages, or on the web browser:
amr, wav, mid, xmf, mxmf, rtttl, imy, rtx, ota
• Some file formats are not supported depending
on the software of the device.
• If the file size exceeds the available memory, and
error can occur when you open files.
• Samsung is not responsible for any use of default
music files provided on your device.
Start by transferring files to your device or memory card:
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• Receive via Bluetooth. ► p. 89
• Copy to your memory card. ► p. 96
• Synchronise with Windows Media Player 11. ► p. 96
›› Play music
After transferring music files to your device or memory
card,
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Music Player.
2 Select a music category.
3 Select a music file.
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4 Control playback with the following keys:
6
1
Number
4
Restart playback or skip backward; Scan
backward in a file (tap and hold).
5
Open the current playlist.
6
2
7
8
9
3
4
5
Number
1
2
1
3
1
Function
Activate the 5.1 channel surround sound
system when a headset is connected.
Activate Shuffle mode.
Move to a point of the file by dragging
or tapping the bar.
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Function
7
8
9
Adjust the volume.
1
Change the repeat mode (off, repeat one
file or repeat all files).
Pause playback; Select to resume
playback.
Skip forward; Scan forward in a file (tap
and hold).
1.These icons appear when you tap the player screen.
SRS WOW HD™ significantly improves the
playback audio quality and delivers dynamic 3D
entertainment experience with deep, rich bass and
high frequency clarity for crisp detail.
›› Create a playlist
1
In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Music Player.
2 Select Playlists.
3 Press [ ] → Create.
4 Enter a title for your new playlist and select Save.
5 Select Add music.
6 Select the files you want to include and select Add.
During playback, you can add files to a playlist by pressing
[ ] → More → Add to playlist.
›› Add songs to the quick list
You can add songs to the quick list and save them as a
playlist. During playback, press [ ] → Add to quick list
to add the current song to the quick list.
To go to the quick list, from the music player main screen,
select Playlists → Quick list. To save the quick list as a
playlist, press [ ] → Save as playlist.
›› Customise music player settings
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Music Player.
2 Press [
Settings.
] → More → Settings, or press [
]→
3 Adjust the following settings to customise your music
player:
Option
Function
Equaliser
Select a default equaliser type.
Effect
Select a sound effect.
Music menu
Select music categories to display
on the music library screen.
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Option
Function
Visualisation
Select an animated visualisation
to display during playback.
FM Radio
Learn to listen to music and news on the FM radio. To listen
to the FM radio, you must connect the supplied headset,
which serves as the radio antenna.
›› Listen to the FM radio
1 Plug the supplied headset into the device.
2 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
FM Radio.
3 Select
to turn on the FM radio (if necessary).
The FM radio scans and saves available stations
automatically.
The first time you turn on the FM radio, it will start
automatic tuning.
4 Select the radio station you want from the all station
list and press [
5 Control the FM radio with the following keys:
1
6
7
2
3
4
5
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] to return to the FM radio screen.
3
8
4
Number
Function
1
Adjust the volume.
2
Turn off the FM radio; Select to turn
on the FM radio.
3
Change the frequency by 0.1 MHz.
4
Search for an available radio station.
5
6
7
8
Add the current radio station to the
favourites list.
Change the sound output (headset or
device's speaker).
Change the frequency by scrolling left
or right on the scale bar.
Set the FM radio to automatically retune
frequencies for stations when the
current signal is weak.
›› Save a radio station automatically
1 Plug the supplied headset into the device.
2 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
FM Radio.
3 Select Scan → a scanning option.
The FM radio scans and saves available stations
automatically.
4 Select the radio station you want from the all station
list and press [
] to return to the FM radio screen.
›› Add a radio station to the favourites list
1 Plug the supplied headset into the device.
2 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
FM Radio.
3 Select
to turn on the FM radio.
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4 Scroll to the radio station you want.
5 Select + to add to the favourites list.
›› Customise FM radio settings
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Option
Show
Station ID
FM Radio.
2 Press [ ] → Settings.
3 Adjust the following settings to customise your FM
radio:
Option
Function
Region
Select your region.
Background
playing
Set whether or not to run the FM
radio in the background while using
other applications.
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Alternative
frequency
FM auto off
Function
Set whether or not to show the
station ID on the FM radio screen;
Station IDs are available only from
radio stations that provide this
information.
Set whether or not the FM radio
attempts to retune a radio station
when the signal is weak.
Set the FM radio to turn off after a
specified length of time.
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Contacts
Learn to create and manage a list of your personal or
business contacts stored on the phone's memory or a SIM
or USIM card. You can save names, mobile phone numbers,
home phone numbers, email addresses, birthdays and
more for your contacts.
›› Create a contact
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Contacts.
2 Select .
3 Select a memory location.
4 Enter contact information.
5 Select Save to add the contact to memory.
You can also create a contact from the dialling screen.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Phone → Keypad.
2 Enter a phone number.
3 Select Add to Contacts → .
4 Select a memory location.
5 Enter contact information.
6 Select Save to add the contact to memory.
›› Find a contact
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Contacts.
2 Scroll up or down on the contact list.
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3 Select a contact’s name.
Once you find a contact, you can:
• call the contact by selecting the phone number.
• send a message by selecting Message.
• edit the contact information by pressing [ ] →
Edit.
• share the contact information with others by
pressing [ ] → Send via → a sharing option
›› Set a speed dial number
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Contacts.
2
3 Select a location number → a contact.
Press [
] → More → Speed dial.
You can quickly dial this number by tapping and
holding the location number from the dialling
screen.
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›› Create your namecard
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Contacts.
2 Press [ ] → My profile.
3 Enter your own personal details.
4 Select Save.
You can send your namecard by attaching it to a
message or email or transferring it via the Bluetooth
wireless feature.
›› Retrieve contacts from your community
accounts
You can view the list of community website accounts and
select an account to add a contact from the website to
your phone contacts.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
›› Copy contacts
2 Press [ ] → Get friends.
3 Select Add account.
4 Follow the on-screen instructions.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Contacts.
›› Create a group of contacts
By creating groups of contacts, you can manage multiple
contacts and send messages or email to an entire group.
Start by creating a group.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Contacts → Groups.
2 Press [ ] → New Group.
3 Enter a name and select a ringtone for the group.
4 Select Save.
You can copy contacts to and from the SIM or USIM card.
Contacts.
2 Press [
] → Import/Export → Import from SIM
card or Export to SIM card.
3 Select contacts to copy and select Import or Export.
4 For exporting contacts, select Yes to confirm.
›› Import or export contacts
You can save all of your contacts as vcf files in a memory
card, and export them from a memory card.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Contacts.
2 Press [
] → Import/Export → Import from SD card
or Export to SD card.
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3 For importing contacts, select an importing location.
Calendar
›› View the communication log
Learn to create and manage daily, weekly or monthly
events, and set alarms to remind yourself of important
events.
For exporting contacts, select OK to confirm.
You can view the communication log of calls, messages,
email or SNS threads.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Contacts → History.
2 Select an item you want to view.
›› View the social network activities
You can view the recent activities of contacts in social
network services, such as Facebook, MySpace, and Twitter.
›› Create an event
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Calendar.
2 Press [ ] → Create.
3 Enter the details of the event as required.
4 Select Save.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
›› View events
2 Select an item you want to view.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Contacts → Activities.
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To change the calendar view,
Calendar.
›› Stop an event alarm
2 Select a view mode from the top of the calendar.
If you set an alarm for a calendar event, the event alarm
icon will appear at the specified time.
To view events of a specific date,
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Calendar.
2 Select a date on the calendar. In month view, days with
scheduled events are indicated by a small triangle.
To move to a specific day by entering a date manually,
press [ ] → Go to, enter the date by selecting + or -,
and select Set.
To select today's date, press [ ] → Today.
3 Select an event to view its details.
You can send the event to others by pressing [
→ Send via → an option.
]
1 Open the shorcuts panel from the top of the screen.
2 Select a reminder to view more details about the
event.
3 To snooze or dismiss the reminder, select Snooze all
or Dismiss all.
Memo
Learn to record important information to save and view at
a later date.
›› Create a memo
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Memo.
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2 Select Create memo or press [ ] → Create.
3 Enter your memo text.
4 Press [ ] to hide the keypad.
5 Select a colour to change a background colour.
6 Select Save.
›› View memos
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Memo.
2 Select a memo to view its details.
• To view all details of memos from the memo list,
press [
] → Maximise.
• To edit the memo, select .
• To delete the memo, select
→ OK.
You can send the memo to others by tapping and
holding the memo and selecting Send via → an
option.
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Voice Recorder
Learn to operate your phone’s voice recorder.
›› Record a voice memo
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Voice
Recorder.
2 Select to start recording.
3 Speak into the microphone.
4 When you are finished, select
.
Your memo is saved automatically.
5 To record more voice memos, select
bottom of the screen.
from the
›› Play a voice memo
1
Number
In Idle mode, open the application list and select Voice
Recorder.
2 Select .
3 In a playlist, select a voice memo to play.
4 Control playback with the following keys:
1
Function
Move to a point of the file by dragging
the bar.
2
Stop playback.
3
Adjust the volume.
4
Pause playback; Select to resume
playback.
You can send the voice memo to others by pressing
[ ] → Share → a sharing option.
1
2
3
4
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Web
Web services require a data connection. Contact your
operator to choose the best data plan.
web'n'walk
Learn to access and bookmark your favourite web pages.
• You may incur additional charges for accessing the
›› Browse web pages
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
web'n'walk to launch a specified homepage.
To access a specific web page, select the URL input
field, enter the web address (URL) of the web page,
and select Go.
2 Navigate web pages with the following keys:
1
2
web and downloading media. For details, contact
your service provider.
• Available icons may vary depending on your
region or service provider.
The above screen may differ depending on your
region or service provider.
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Number
1
2
Function
Enter an web address of the web page
to access.
Open a list of saved bookmarks,
frequently visited pages, and recent
internet history.
While browsing the web page, use the following options:
• To zoom in or out, double-tap the screen. You can also
use the two finger zoom; Place your two fingers on the
screen and slowly pinch or spread apart.
• To open a new window, press [ ] → New window.
• To view the currently active windows, press [ ] →
Windows. You can open multiple pages and switch back
and forth between them.
• To reload the current web page, press [ ] → Refresh.
• To go to a next page in history, press [ ] → Forward.
• To bookmark the current web page, press [ ] → Add
bookmark.
• To add the bookmark shortcut to the idle screen, press
] → More → Add shortcut to Home.
] → More → Add RSS
feeds. You can read RSS feeds using Google Reader.
• To search for text on the web page, press [ ] → More
→ Find on page.
• To view the web page details, press [ ] → More →
Page info.
• To send the web address (URL) of the web page to
others, press [ ] → More → Share page.
• To view the download history, press [ ] → More →
Downloads.
• To customise the browser settings, press [ ] → More
→ Settings.
[
• To add the RSS feed, press [
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›› Search for information by voice
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
1
In Idle mode, open the application list and select
web'n'walk.
2 Select the address field.
3 Select and say a keyword into your device’s
microphone.
The device searches for information and web pages
related with the keyword.
›› Bookmark your favourite web pages
If you know the web address of the web page, you can
manually add a bookmark. To add a bookmark,
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
web'n'walk.
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2 Select → Bookmarks.
3 Select Add. To bookmark the web page you were
viewing, press [
4
5 Select OK.
] → Bookmark last-viewed page.
Enter a page title and a web address (URL).
From the bookmark list, tap and hold a bookmark and use
the following options:
• To open the web page, select Open.
• To open the web page in a new window, select Open in
new window.
• To edit the bookmark details, select Edit bookmark.
• To add the bookmark shortcut to the idle screen, select
Add shortcut to Home.
• To send the web address (URL) of the web page to
others, select Share link.
• To copy the web address (URL) of the web page, select
Copy link URL.
• To delete the bookmark, select Delete bookmark.
• To use the web page as your homepage of the browser,
select Set as homepage.
›› Open multiple pages
You can open multiple pages and switch back and forth
between them.
1 While browsing a web page, press [
window.
] → New
2 Open another web page on the new window.
3 Press [ ] → New window to open more web pages.
4 To view the currently active windows, press [ ] →
Windows and select a web page to retrieve.
›› Add an RSS feed address
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
web'n'walk.
2 Move to a web page that has an RSS feed.
3 Press [ ] → More → Add RSS feeds.
4 Select an RSS feed to open Google Reader and view
the page.
›› Access the frequently visited pages or
the recent history
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
web'n'walk.
2 Select
→ Most visited or History.
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3 Select a web page to access.
You can add a web page to the bookmark list by
selecting the star icon on the right.
Layar
Layar allows you to browse locations for real-time local
information or maps through the camera of your device
and to share the information with others.
In Idle mode, open the application list and select Layar.
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
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Maps
Learn to use Google Maps™ to find your location, search
the online map for streets, cities, or countries, and get
directions.
• This feature may be unavailable depending on
your region or service provider.
• Do not touch the internal antenna area or cover
this area with your hands or other objects while
using the GPS functions.
• To receive better GPS signals, avoid using your
device in the following conditions:
–– between buildings, in tunnels or underground
passages, or inside buildings
–– in poor weather
–– around high voltage or electromagnetic fields
›› Activate location services to use with
Google Maps
You must activate location services to find your location
and search the map.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Location and security.
2 Adjust the following settings to activate location
services:
Option
Use wireless
networks
Use GPS
satellites
Function
Set to use WLAN and/or mobile
networks for finding your location.
Set to use the GPS satellite for finding
your location. You can view locations
at street level.
Option
Function
Use sensor
aiding
Use sensors to enhance pedestrian
positioning when the GPS signal is
obstructed. There may be variations
between the sensor estimates and
your actual location.
›› Search for a specific location
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Maps.
The map will display your current location.
2 Press [ ] → Search.
3 Enter a keyword for the location and select
.
• To search for a location by voice, select .
• To zoom in or out, select
or
.
• To add layers to the map, select → an option.
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›› Get directions to a specific destination
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Maps.
2 Press [ ] → Directions.
3 Enter the addresses of the starting location and the
ending location.
To enter an address from your contact list or point the
→ Contacts or Point
location on the map, select
on map.
4 Select a travel method (car, bus, or walk) and select Go.
5 Select a travel route to view details of your trip (if
necessary).
6 Select Show on map.
7 When you are finished, press [
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] → Clear Map.
Latitude
Learn to share your location with your friends and view
friends’ locations via Google Latitude™.
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Latitude.
The device automatically joins Latitude.
2 Press [
] → Add friends → Select from Contacts or
Add via email address.
3 Select friends you want to add or enter an email
address, and select Add friends → Yes.
When your friend accepts your invitation, you can
share locations.
4 Press [
] → See map.
Your friends' locations are marked with their photos
on the map.
Places
Navigation
Learn to search for a place around you.
Learn to use the GPS navigation system to find and show
your destination with voice guidance.
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Places.
Your device searches for places around your current
location that are related to the category.
To view the route to the place, select
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Navigation.
2 Select a category.
3 Select a place name to view its details.
4 To view the place on the map, select
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
.
.
2 Enter your destination by using one of the following
methods:
• Speak Destination: Speak your destination such as
"Navigate to destination."
• Type Destination: Enter your destination with the
virtual keypad.
• Contacts: Select your destination from addresses of
your contacts.
• Starred Places: Select your destination from the list
of your starred places.
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3 Select Install to use voice-guided navigation.
4 To end the navigation, press [ ] → Exit Navigation.
›› Watch videos
Google Search
2 Select a video from the list of the featured videos.
3 Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape view.
4 Control playback with the following keys:
You can search for applications in your device and specific
data on the web.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
YouTube.
2
Google Search.
2 Enter a letter or a word of the data to search.
3 Select the item's name you want to access.
YouTube
Learn to view and share videos via YouTube.
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
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1
Number
1
2
Function
Move to a point of the file by dragging
the bar.
Change the quality of the display.
›› Share videos
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
YouTube.
2
3 Select More → Share → a sharing option.
Select a video from the list of the featured videos.
›› Upload videos
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
YouTube.
2 Press [
] → Upload.
Select a video from your album and skip to 8.
If you want to take and upload a new video, select
to turn on the camera and switch to the camcorder.
3 Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape view.
4 Aim the lens at the subject and make any adjustments.
5 Select to start recording.
6 Select to stop recording.
7 Select Save to upload the video that you have
recorded.
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8 Enter your user name and password and select Sign in.
9 Enter details of the upload and select Upload.
Daily briefing
Learn to get weather, finance information, news, and
schedule information for today.
1
In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Daily briefing.
2 Select to add cities, stocks, or events.
3 Select to update information.
4 Scroll left or right to get information.
To select information displayed on the screen, press
[ ] → Settings.
Market
You can download games, ringtones, or other applications
from the Android Market.
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Market.
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Mobile Jukebox
You can download and play music from the preset web
page.
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
In Idle mode, open the application list and select Mobile
Jukebox.
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Samsung Apps
• This feature may be unavailable depending on your
Samsung Apps allows you to simply and easily download
useful applications to your device and keep them updated.
• To use Samsung Apps, your device must be
Your device gets smarter with fully optimised applications
from Samsung Apps. You can also enjoy updates of
downloaded applications including those initially
provided. Explore useful applications and make your
mobile life even better.
• To launch Samsung Apps, in Idle mode, open the
application list and select Samsung Apps.
• To launch widgets, tap and hold the empty area on the
idle screen and select Widgets from the list.
• To launch downloaded applications, in Idle mode, open
the application list and select an appropriate application.
region or service provider.
connected to the internet using a cellular
connection or Wi-Fi.
• You may incur additional charges for accessing the
internet and downloading applications.
• Provided applications, widgets and updates may
differ depending on your region or service provider.
TopApps
You can download games, ringtones, or other applications
from TopApps.
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
TopApps.
2 Search for a file and download it to the device.
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Connectivity
Bluetooth
Bluetooth is a short-range wireless communications
technology capable of exchanging information over a
distance of about 10 metres without requiring a physical
connection.
You do not need to line up the devices to beam
information with Bluetooth. If the devices are within range
of one another, you can exchange information between
them even if they are located in different rooms.
• Samsung is not responsible for the loss,
interception, or misuse of data sent or received via
the Bluetooth wireless feature.
• Always ensure that you share and receive data
with devices that are trusted and properly secured.
If there are obstacles between the devices, the
operating distance may be reduced.
• Some devices, especially those that are not
tested or approved by Bluetooth SIG, may be
incompatible with your device.
›› Turn on the Bluetooth wireless feature
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Wireless and network → Bluetooth
settings.
2 Select Bluetooth to turn on the Bluetooth wireless
feature.
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›› Find and pair with other Bluetooth-
›› Send data using the Bluetooth wireless
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
1 Select a file or item, such as a contact, calendar event,
2 Select a device.
3 Enter a PIN for the Bluetooth wireless feature or the
2 Press [ ] → Share or Send via → Bluetooth.
3 Search and pair with a Bluetooth-enabled device.
enabled devices
Settings → Wireless and network → Bluetooth
settings → Scan devices.
other device’s Bluetooth PIN, if it has one, and select
OK. Alternatively, select Accept to match the PIN
between your device and other device.
When the owner of the other device enters the same
PIN or accepts the connection, pairing is complete. If
the pairing is successful, the device will automatically
search for available services.
Some devices (especially headsets or hands-free car
kits) may have a fixed Bluetooth PIN such as 0000.
Enter the fixed PIN when required.
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memo, or media file from an appropriate application
or My Files.
›› Receive data using the Bluetooth
wireless feature
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Wireless and network → Bluetooth
settings → Visible.
Your device is visible to other Bluetooth devices for
120 seconds.
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2 When prompted, enter the PIN for the Bluetooth
wireless feature and select OK (if necessary).
3 Select Accept to confirm that you are willing to receive
data from the device (if necessary).
Received data is saved to an appropriate application or
folder according to its type. For example, a music or sound
clip is saved in the sound folder and a contact in the
phonebook.
Wi-Fi
Learn to use your device’s wireless networking capabilities
to activate and connect to any wireless local area network
(WLAN) compatible with the IEEE 802.11 b/g/n standard.
You can connect to the internet or other network devices
anywhere an access point or wireless hotspot is available.
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Your device uses non-harmonised frequency and
is intended for use in all European countries. The
WLAN can be operated in the EU without restriction
indoors, but cannot be operated outdoors in France.
›› Activate the WLAN feature
In Idle mode, open the application list and select Settings
→ Wireless and network → Wi-Fi settings → Wi-Fi. You
can also open the shortcuts panel and select Wi-Fi.
An active WLAN running in the background will
consume battery power. To preserve battery power,
activate the WLAN only when needed.
›› Find and connect to a WLAN
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Wireless and network → Wi-Fi settings.
The device will automatically search for available
WLANs.
2 Select a network under Wi-Fi networks.
3 Enter a password for the network (if necessary).
4 Select Connect.
›› Add a WLAN manually
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
AllShare
Learn to use the Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA)
service that enables you to share media files between
DLNA-enabled devices in your home over a WLAN.
You must first activate the WLAN feature and add a WLAN
profile. ► p. 90
Settings → Wireless and network → Wi-Fi settings
→ Add Wi-Fi network.
›› Customise DLNA settings for sharing
type.
To allow other DLNA-enabled devices to access media files
on your device, you must activate media sharing.
2 Enter the SSID for the network and select the security
3 Set the security settings depending on the selected
security type.
4 Select Save.
media files
Some files may not play on the DLNA-enabled
devices depending on the devices.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
AllShare.
2 Select Settings.
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3 Adjust the following settings to customise the DLNA
feature:
Option
Media server
name
Share media
Access point
network
Upload
from other
devices
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›› Play your files on another DLNAenabled device
Function
Enter a name for your device as a
media server.
Turn on video sharing, image
sharing or music sharing with other
DLNA-enabled devices.
Select a connection profile to use for
DLNA connections.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Set whether or not to accept the
upload from other devices.
6 Control playback using icons of your device.
AllShare.
2 Select Play file from my phone on another player.
3 Select a media category → a file.
4 Select Add to playlist.
5 Select a player—the one that will play the media file.
Playback begins at the selected player.
Playback may be buffered, depending on the
network connection and the connected server.
›› Play others' files on your device
1
In Idle mode, open the application list and select
AllShare.
2 Select Play file from server on my phone.
3
Your device automatically searches for DLNA-enabled
devices.
Select a device as the media server—the one that
contains media files.
4 Select a media category → a file.
5 Control playback using icons of your device.
›› Play files of one device on the other
device
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
AllShare.
2 Select Play file from server on another player via
my phone.
Your device automatically searches for DLNA-enabled
devices.
3 Select a device as the media server—the one that
contains media files.
4 Select a media category → a file.
5 Select a player—the one that will play the media file.
Playback begins at the selected player.
6 Control playback using icons of your device.
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Mobile AP
You can set your device as a wireless access point for PCs
or other devices, and share your device's mobile network
connection through the WLAN feature.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Wireless and network → Mobile AP.
2
3 Select Mobile AP settings to customise the mobile
Select Mobile AP to activate the mobile AP feature.
AP feature:
Option
Network
SSID
Security
Hide my
device
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Function
View and edit the device name that will
be shown to external devices.
View or edit the network key to prevent
unauthorised access to the network.
Block other devices from locating your
device.
4 When you are finished, select Save.
5 From another device, locate your device's name in the
available connection list and connect to the network.
Your device shares the mobile network connection on
another device.
USB tethering
You can set your device as a wireless modem for PCs and
share your device's mobile network connection via USB.
1 Using an optional PC data cable, connect the
multifunction jack on your device to a PC.
2 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Wireless and network → Tethering.
3 Select USB tethering to activate the USB tethering
feature.
Your device will share the mobile network connection
on your PC.
To stop sharing the network connection, clear the
check box next to USB tethering.
The sharing method for the network connection
may differ depending on the PC’s operating system.
PC connections
Learn to connect your device to a PC with an optional
PC data cable in various USB connection modes. By
connecting the device to a PC, you can synchronise files
with Windows Media Player, transfer data to and from your
device directly, use the Samsung Kies program, and use
your device as a wireless modem for a PC.
›› Connect with Samsung Kies
Ensure that Samsung Kies is installed on your PC. You can
download the program from the Samsung website (www.
samsungmobile.com).
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Wireless and network → USB settings →
Samsung Kies.
2 Press the Home key to return to Idle mode.
3 Using an optional PC data cable, connect the
multifunction jack on your device to a PC.
4 Run Samsung Kies and use wireless connections or
copy data and files.
Refer to the Samsung Kies help for more information.
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›› Synchronise with Windows Media
6 Select and drag the music files you want to the sync
Ensure that Windows Media Player is installed on your PC.
7 Start synchronisation.
Player
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Wireless and network → USB settings →
Media player.
2 Press the Home key to return to Idle mode.
3 Using an optional PC data cable, connect the
multifunction jack on your device to a PC with
Windows Media Player installed.
When connected, a pop-up window will appear on
the PC.
list.
›› Connect as a mass storage device
If you insert a memory card in the device, you can also
access the file directory of the memory card by using the
device as a memory card reader.
1 Insert a memory card into the device.
2 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Wireless and network → USB settings →
Mass storage.
files.
3 Press the Home key to return to Idle mode.
4 Using an optional PC data cable, connect the
(if necessary).
5 When connected, select Connect USB storage → OK.
4 Open Windows Media Player to synchronise music
5 Edit or enter your device’s name in the pop-up window
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multifunction jack on your device to a PC.
6 Open the folder to view files.
7 Copy files from the PC to the memory card.
8 When you are finished, select Turn Off.
To disconnect the device to the PC, click the USB
device icon on the Windows task bar and click the
option to safely remove the mass storage device.
Then remove the PC data cable from the PC.
Otherwise, you may lose data stored on the memory
card or damage the memory card.
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Tools
If you set Smart alarm, your device will play a
natural sound and display the alarm screen until the
set alarm goes off.
Clock
Learn to set and control alarms, and world clocks. You can
also use the stopwatch and count-down timer.
›› Set a new alarm
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Clock
→ Alarm.
2 Select Create alarm or press [
3 Set alarm details.
] → Create.
Select Set as daily briefing to activate daily briefing
immediately after you stop an alarm.
4 When you are finished, select Save.
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›› Stop an alarm
When the alarm sounds,
• To stop the alarm, drag right until it reaches the dot.
• To repeat the alarm after a specified length of time, drag
left until it reaches the dot.
›› Delete an alarm
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Clock
→ Alarm.
2 Press [ ] → Delete.
3 Select alarms to delete.
4 Select Delete.
›› Create a world clock
1
In Idle mode, open the application list and select Clock
→ World clock.
2 Select Add city or press [ ] → Add.
3 Enter a city name or select one from the city list.
4
To select a city in the world map view, select
›› Use the count-down timer
.
To add more world clocks, repeat steps 2-3.
To apply the summer time to the clocks, tap and
hold a clock and select DST settings.
›› Use the stopwatch
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Clock
→ Stopwatch.
2 Select Start to begin the stopwatch.
3 Select Lap to record lap times.
4 When you are finished, select Stop.
5 Select Reset to clear recorded times.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Clock
→ Timer.
2 Set the length of time to count down.
3 Select Start to begin the countdown.
You can now use other functions with the timer
counting down in the background. Press the Home key
or [ ] and access another application.
4 When the timer expires, drag
the dot.
right until it reaches
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99
›› View the calculation history
Calculator
Learn to perform mathematical calculations directly on
your device like a typical hand-held or desktop calculator.
›› Perform the calculation
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Calculator.
2 Perform the calculation.
3 Select to close the calculator keypad.
The calculation history appears.
Calculator.
2 Use the keys that correspond to the calculator display
to perform basic mathematical operations.
Rotate the device anti-clockwise to landscape
view to use the scientific calculator. If you have
deactivated the auto orientation switch, press [
→ Scientific calculator.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
4 To clear the history, press [
] → Clear history.
My Files
]
Learn to quickly and easily access all of your images,
videos, music, sound clips, and other types of files stored a
memory card.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select My
Files.
2 Select a folder → a file.
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In a folder, press [
] to use the following options:
• To send a file to others via multimedia message, email or
the Bluetooth wireless feature, select Share.
• To create a new folder, select Create folder.
• To delete files or folders, select Delete.
• To change the view mode, select View by.
• To sort files or folders, select List by.
• To use additional features such as moving, copying or
re-naming, select More.
Task Manager
With the task manager, you can view currently running
applications, package size of applications, and memory
information, and monitor the RAM memory.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Task
Manager.
2 Use the following options:
• Active applications: View the list of all the
applications currently running on your device.
• Package: View the package size of applications
installed on your device.
• RAM manager: Check and manage the RAM
memory for your device.
• Summary: View the used and available memory on
your device and memory card.
• Help: View help information about extending
battery life.
ThinkFree Office
Learn to view and edit document files on a memory card
inserted in your device. If you have an account with the
ThinkFree web service, you can manage documents online.
This application supports the following file formats: doc,
docx, rtf, txt, xls, xlsx, csv, ppt, pptx, pdf (for details, visit
http://product.thinkfree.com/mobile/android/market).
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›› Create a new document
1
In Idle mode, open the application list and select
ThinkFree Office.
2 Select Accept to confirm, if you are launching this
application for the first time.
3 Select Activate now to activate ThinkFree Office.
4 Select My Docs.
5 Press [ ] → New → a document type.
6 Enter a name for the document and select OK.
7 Enter contents in the document by using the tools at
the bottom of the screen.
8 When you are finished editing, select the save icon on
the toolbar or press [
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] → File → Save.
›› View and edit a document on your
device
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
ThinkFree Office.
2 Select My Docs → a document.
3 Select a text encoding type (if necessary).
4 View and edit the document as desired.
• To zoom in or out, use the two finger zoom; Place
your two fingers on the screen and slowly pinch or
spread apart.
• To open the tool bar to edit the document (word,
text, or excel file), press [ ] → Edit.
• To search for text in the document, press [ ] →
Find.
5 When you are finished editing, save the document.
›› Manage documents online
1
In Idle mode, open the application list and select
ThinkFree Office.
›› Call a contact by voice dialling
You can call numbers directly by saying the contact’s name
or number.
2 Select Online.
3 Enter your user name and password to access your
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Voice
4 View and manage your documents on the server as
Alternatively, say "Redial" to the last dialled number.
The device dials the selected number.
account, and then select Sign in.
desired.
Voice Dialler
Learn to dial a number or open an application by voice.
• This feature may be unavailable depending on
your region or service provider.
• Your device can recognise only American English
Dialler.
2 Say “Call” or “Dial” and then a name or a phone number.
›› Open an application
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Voice
Dialler.
2 Say “Open” and then an application.
The device opens the corresponding application.
commands.
• Recognised languages may vary depending on
your region or service provider.
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Voice Search
Learn to search for information on the web by voice.
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Voice
2
Search.
Say a keyword into the microphone.
The device searches for information and web pages
related to the keyword.
Write and go
Learn to enter text and send it as a message, upload it to
a community website, or save it as a memo or calendar
event.
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select Write
and go.
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2 Enter text using the text input panel.
3 When you are finished, select one of the options.
• To send a text message with the text, select Send
message.
• To upload the text to a community website, select
Update status.
• To save the text as a memo or calendar event, select
Save.
4 Send a message, log in to a community service to
upload the text, or create a memo or event according
to the selected option.
Settings
›› Wi-Fi settings
Access the Settings menu
1 In Idle mode, open the application list and select
• Add Wi-Fi network: Add WLAN APs manually.
2
Settings.
Select a setting category and select an option.
Wireless and network
Change the settings for wireless network connections.
›› Flight mode
Disable all wireless functions on your device. You can use
only non-network services.
• Wi-Fi: Turn the WLAN feature on or off. ► p. 90
• Network notification: Set the device to notify you when
an open network is available.
›› Mobile AP
Activate the mobile AP feature to share your device's
mobile network connection with PCs or other devices
through the WLAN feature. ► p. 94
›› Bluetooth settings
• Bluetooth: Turn the Bluetooth wireless feature on or off.
► p. 88
• Device name: Set a Bluetooth name for your device.
• Visible: Set your device to be visible to other Bluetooth
devices.
• Scan devices: Search for available Bluetooth devices.
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›› USB settings
Activate various USB connection modes when you connect
your device to a PC. ► p.95
›› Tethering
Activate the USB tethering feature to share your device's
mobile network connection with PCs via USB. When
connected to a PC, your device is used as a wireless
modem for a PC.
›› VPN settings
Set up and manage Virtual Private Networks (VPNs).
›› Mobile networks
• Use packet data: Set to allow packet switched data
networks for network services.
• Data roaming: Set the device to connect another
network when you are roaming or your home network
is not available.
• Access Point Names: Set up access point names (APNs).
• Network mode: Select a network band.
• Network operators: Search for available networks and
select a network for roaming.
Call settings
Customise the settings for calling features.
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›› All calls
• Show my number: Show your mobile phone number to
recipients (You must insert the SIM or USIM card to use
this feature).
• Auto reject: Enable or disable the auto reject feature and
specify a list of callers to automatically reject.
• Answering call: Set how to answer calls by pressing
any key or set the device to answer automatically after a
specified period.
• Prefix dialling: Activate prefix dialling and set up prefix
dialling numbers.
• Reject call with message: Select a message to be sent
to a caller when you reject a call.
• Call status tones: Activate or deactivate the call
connection tone, minute minder tone, or call disconnect
tone.
• Outgoing call vibration: Set the device to vibrate when
the other party answers a call.
• Alerts on call: Activate or deactivate alerts during a call.
›› Voice call
• Call forwarding: Divert incoming calls to another
number.
• Call barring: Block incoming or outgoing calls.
• Call waiting: Activate call waiting to receive an incoming
call when you are already on a call.
• Auto redial: Activate auto redial for automatically
redialling a call that was not connected or cut off during
a call.
›› Fixed Dialing Numbers
• Enable FDN: Activate or deactivate FDN mode to restrict
calls to number in the FDN list. You must enter the PIN2
supplied with your SIM or USIM card and reboot the
device.
• Change PIN2: Change the PIN2, which is used to protect
the primary PIN. If the SIM or USIM card is locked, this
menu changes to Unblock PIN2.
• FDN list: Set up a list of contacts for fixed dialling.
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›› Voicemail
• Voice call ringtone: Select a ringtone to alert you to
another provider to receive voice mails.
• Voicemail: Enter the number to access the voice mail
service. You can obtain this number from your service
provider.
• Notification ringtone: Select a ringtone to alert you to
• Voicemail service: Select your service provider or set
Sound
Change the settings for various sounds on your device.
• Silent mode: Activate the silent mode to mute all
sounds except media sounds and alarm ringtones.
• Vibrate: Set the device to vibrate to alert you to
incoming calls.
• Volume: Adjust the volume level for call ringtones, music
and videos, alarm ringtones, phone system sound, and
notification ringtones.
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incoming voice calls.
events, such as incoming messages, missed calls, and
alarms.
• Audible touch tones: Set the device to sound when you
touch the keys on the dialling screen.
• Audible selection: Set the device to sound when you
select an application or option on the touch screen.
• Screen lock sounds: Set the device to sound when you
lock or unlock the touch screen.
• Haptic feedback: Set the device to vibrate when you
touch the keys.
• Vibration intensity: Adjust the vibration intensity of the
haptic feedback.
Display
Location and security
Change the settings for the display.
Change the settings for securing your device and the SIM
or USIM card, and GPS functionality.
• Brightness: Set the brightness of the display.
• Auto-rotate screen: Set whether or not to rotate the
content automatically when the device is rotated.
• Animation: Set the device to display animation when
you switch between windows.
• Screen timeout: Set the length of time the device waits
before turning off the display's backlight.
• Power saving mode: Activate Power saving mode. In
Power saving mode, the device saves power by adjusting
the white balance on the display and the brightness
level.
• Use wireless networks: Set the device to use the
wireless networking for checking locations, if supported
in an application.
• Use GPS satellites: Enable the GPS functionality for
checking locations, if supported in an application. You
can view locations at street level by using the GPS.
• Use sensor aiding: Set to use sensors to enhance
pedestrian positioning when the GPS signal is
obstructed. There may be variations between the sensor
estimates and your actual location.
• Set screen lock: Set the unlock security code. When
you have set your security code, this option changes to
Change screen lock.
-- None: Disable the screen lock.
-- Pattern: Set an unlock pattern to unlock the screen.
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-- PIN: Set a PIN (numeric) to unlock the screen.
-- Password: Set a password (alphanumeric) to unlock
the screen.
• Set up SIM card lock:
-- Lock SIM card: Activate or deactivate the PIN lock
feature to require the PIN before using the device.
-- Change SIM PIN: Change the PIN used to access SIM
or USIM data.
• Mobile tracker: Activate or deactivate the mobile
tracker feature which helps you locate your device when
it is lost or stolen. ► p. 30
• Set mobile tracker: When you activate the mobile
tracker (► p. 30), you can customise the following
settings.
The setting options may differ depending on your
region or service provider.
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-- Set recipient: Set up recipients to receive a tracking
message from your lost device.
-- Samsung account: Set up your Samsung web account
to control your lost device remotely.
-- Change password: Change your mobile tracker
password.
-- Help: Access help information for the mobile tracker
feature.
• Visible passwords: By default, the device displays your
password as · for security. Set the device to display your
password as you enter.
• Select device administrators: View device
administrators installed on your device. You can activate
device administrators to apply new policies to your
device.
• Use secure credentials: Use certificates and credentials
to ensure secure use of various applications.
• Install encrypted certificates from SD card: Install
encrypted certificates that are stored on a memory card.
• Set password: Create and confirm a password for
accessing credentials.
• Clear storage: Erase the credential contents from the
device and reset the password.
Applications
Change the setting for managing installed applications.
• Unknown sources: Select to download applications
from any source. If you do not select this option, you can
download applications only from Android Market.
• Manage applications: Access the list of the applications
installed on the device and check the application
information.
• Running services: View the services you are using and
access them to manage.
• Development:
-- USB debugging: Select to connect your device to
a PC by using a PC data cable. This is for application
development.
-- Stay awake: Set the device’s screen to stay on while
charging the battery.
-- Allow mock locations: Allow mock locations and
service information to be sent to a Location Manager
service for testing. This is for application development.
• Samsung Apps: Select a network connection (WiFi or
packet switched data network) to get application update
notification from Samsung Apps.
This feature may be unavailable depending on your
region or service provider.
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Accounts and sync
SD card and phone storage
Change the settings for the auto sync feature or manage
accounts for synchronisation.
Check memory information of memory cards and your
device, and format the external or internal memory.
• Background data: Select this setting to use the auto
sync feature. The auto sync will run in the background
without opening applications and synchronise data.
• Auto-sync: Set the device to synchronise contact,
calendar, and email data automatically.
Privacy
Change the settings for managing your settings and data.
Search
Change Google Search settings.
• Google search:
-- Show web suggestions: Set the device to display
suggestions while you are entering a keyword.
-- Use My Location: Set the device to use your current
location for Google search and other Google services.
• Back up my data: Back up your device’s settings to the
-- Search history: Set the device to show the search
• Automatic restore: Set the device to restore
-- Manage search history: Manage the search history of
Google server.
applications' data you backed up when they are installed
in your device.
• Factory data reset: Reset your settings to the factory
default values and delete all your data.
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history of your Google account.
your Google account.
• Searchable items: Select the types of items to include
in your search.
• Clear shortcuts: Clear the information from recent
searches.
Locale and text
Change the settings for text input.
›› Select locale
Select a display language for all menus and applications.
›› Select input method
Select a keyboard type (Swype or Samsung keypad).
›› Swype
• Language: Select a language for text input.
You cannot enter text in some languages. To enter
text, you should change the writing language to one
of the supported languages.
• Word prediction: Set the device to predict words
according to your input and display word suggestions.
• Audio feedback: Turn on or off audio for the Swype
keyboard.
• Vibrate on keypress: Set the device to vibrate when you
touch a key.
• Enable tip indicator: Activate the indicator for quick
help.
• Auto-spacing: Set the device to automatically insert a
space between words.
• Auto-capitalization: Set the device to automatically
capitalise the first letter after a final punctuation mark,
such as a period, question mark, or exclamation mark.
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• Show complete trace: Set how long the trace of your
dragging will display on the keyboard.
• Word choice window: Set how often the word list will
display.
• Speed vs. accuracy: Set the balance for the speed and
accuracy.
• Swype help: Access help information for using the
Swype keyboard.
• Tutorial: Learn how to enter text faster with the Swype
keyboard.
• Version: View version information.
›› Samsung keypad
• Portrait keypad types: Select the default input method,
such as the QWERTY keyboard, traditional keypad, or
handwriting screen.
• Input languages: Select a language for text input.
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You cannot enter text in some languages.To enter
text, you should change the writing language to one
of the supported languages.
• XT9: Activate XT9 mode to enter text using Predictive
input mode.
• XT9 advanced settings: Activate the advanced features
of XT9 mode, such as auto completion, auto correction,
or auto substitution, and set up your own word list.
• Keypad sweeping: Enable or disable the keypad
sweeping feature for the text input mode. You can switch
between input modes by scrolling left or right on the
keypad.
• Auto-capitalization: Set the device to automatically
capitalise the first letter after a final punctuation mark,
such as a period, question mark, or exclamation mark.
• Handwriting settings: Customise the recognition time
in Handwriting mode.
• Voice input: Activate the voice input feature to enter
text by voice on the Samsung keypad.
• Auto-full stop: Set the device to insert a period when
you double-tap the space bar.
• Tutorial: Learn how to enter text with the Samsung
keypad.
Voice input and output
Change the settings for the voice recogniser and the textto-speech feature.
›› Voice recognition settings
• Language: Select a language for the Google voice
recognition.
• SafeSearch: Set the device to filter explicit text and/or
images from voice search results.
• Block offensive words: Hide offensive words your
device recognised from voice search results.
›› Text-to-speech settings
• Listen to an example: Listen to the spoken text for an
example. Install voice data for using the text-to-speech
feature.
• Driving mode: Activate Driving mode to set the device
to read verbally notifications for incoming calls or
messages, or event details.
• Always use my settings: Set the device to use the
settings you specify in applications rather than the
default settings.
• Default engine: Set the speech synthesis engine to be
used for spoken text.
• Install voice data: Download and install voice data for
the text-to-speech feature.
• Speech rate: Select a speed for the text-to-speech
feature.
• Show hints: Set to show a suggested term or phrase for
the voice search feature.
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• Language: Select a language for the text-to-speech
Date and time
• Pico TTS: Choose language packs for the text-to-speech
Access and alter the following settings to control how time
and date are displayed on your device:
feature.
feature.
Accessibility
Change the settings for accessibility features.
• Accessibility: Activate an accessibility application you
have downloaded, such as Talkback or Kickback, which
provide voice, melody, or vibration feedback.
• The power key ends calls: Set the device to end a call
when you press [ ].
• Automatic: Automatically update the time when you
move across time zones.
• Set date: Set the current date manually.
• Select time zone: Set your home time zone.
• Set time: Set the current time manually.
• Use 24-hour format: Set the time to be displayed in
24-hour format.
• Select date format: Select a date format.
About phone
Access information about your device, check the device’s
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116 Settings
Troubleshooting
When you turn on your device or while you are
using the device, it prompts you to enter one of
the following codes:
Code
Password
PIN
Try this to solve the problem:
When the device lock feature is enabled,
you must enter the password you set for
the device.
When using the device for the first time or
when the PIN requirement is enabled, you
must enter the PIN supplied with the SIM
or USIM card. You can disable this feature
by using the Lock SIM card menu.
Code
PUK
PIN2
Try this to solve the problem:
Your SIM or USIM card is blocked, usually
as a result of entering your PIN incorrectly
several times. You must enter the PUK
supplied by your service provider.
When you access a menu requiring the
PIN2, you must enter the PIN2 supplied
with the SIM or USIM card. For details,
contact your service provider.
Your device displays "Service unavailable" or
"Network error"
• When you are in areas with weak signals or poor
reception, you may lose reception. Move to another area
and try again.
• You cannot access some options without a subscription.
Contact your service provider for more details.
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The touch screen responds slowly or
improperly
If your device has a touch screen and the touch screen is
not responding properly, try the following:
• Remove any protective covers from the touch screen.
Protective covers may prevent the device from
recognising your inputs and are not recommended for
touch screen devices.
• Ensure that your hands are clean and dry when tapping
the touch screen.
• Restart your device to clear any temporary software
bugs.
• Ensure that your device software is upgraded to the
latest version.
• If the touch screen is scratched or damaged, take it to
your local Samsung Service Centre.
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Your device freezes or has fatal errors
If your device freezes or hangs, you may need to close
programs or reset the device to regain functionality. If your
device is frozen and unresponsive, press and hold [ ] for
8-10 seconds. The device will reboot automatically.
If this does not solve the problem, perform a factory data
reset. In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Privacy → Factory data reset → Reset phone
→ Erase everything.
Calls are being dropped
When you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception,
you may lose your connection to the network. Move to
another area and try again.
Outgoing calls are not connected
Audio quality is poor
• Ensure that you have pressed the Dial key.
• Ensure that you have accessed the right cellular network.
• Ensure that you have not set call barring for the phone
• Ensure that you are not blocking the device's internal
number you are dialling.
Incoming calls are not connected
• Ensure that your device is turned on.
• Ensure that you have accessed the right cellular network.
• Ensure that you have not set call barring for the
incoming phone number.
Others cannot hear you speaking on a call
• Ensure that you are not covering the built-in
microphone.
• Ensure that the microphone is close to your mouth.
• If using a headset, ensure that it is properly connected.
antenna.
• When you are in areas with weak signals or poor
reception, you may lose reception. Move to another area
and try again.
When dialling from contacts, the call is not
connected
• Ensure that the correct number is stored in the contact
list.
• Re-enter and save the number, if necessary.
• Ensure that you have not set call barring for the contact's
phone number.
The device beeps and the battery icon flashes
Your battery is low. Recharge or replace the battery to
continue using the device.
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The battery does not charge properly or the
device turns off
Error messages appear when launching the
camera
• The battery terminals may be dirty. Wipe both gold-
Your Samsung mobile device must have sufficient
available memory and battery power to operate the
camera application. If you receive error messages when
launching the camera, try the following:
coloured contacts with a clean, soft cloth and try
charging the battery again.
• If the battery will no longer charge completely, dispose
of the old battery properly and replace it with a new
battery (refer to your local ordinances for proper disposal
instructions).
Your device is hot to the touch
When you use applications that require more power or use
applications on your device for an extended period of time,
your device may feel hot to the touch. This is normal and
should not affect your device's lifespan or performance.
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• Charge the battery or replace it with a battery that is fully
charged.
• Free some memory by transferring files to a PC or
deleting files from your device.
• Restart the device. If you are still having trouble with
the camera application after trying these tips, contact a
Samsung Service Centre.
Error messages appear when launching the FM
radio
Error messages appear when opening music
files
The FM radio application on your Samsung mobile device
uses the headset cable as an antenna. Without a headset
connected, the FM radio will be unable to receive radio
stations. To use the FM radio, first ensure that the headset
is properly connected. Next, scan for and save the available
radio stations.
Some music files may not play on your Samsung mobile
device for a variety of reasons. If you receive error
messages when opening music files on your device, try the
following:
If you still cannot use the FM radio after performing these
steps, try accessing your desired station with another radio
receiver. If you can hear the station with another receiver,
your device may require service. Contact a Samsung
Service Centre.
• Ensure that the music file is not Digital Rights
• Free some memory by transferring files to a PC or
deleting files from your device.
Management (DRM)-protected. If the file is DRMprotected, ensure that you have the appropriate license
or key to play the file.
• Ensure that your device supports the file type.
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Another Bluetooth device is not located
• Ensure that the Bluetooth wireless feature is activated on
your device.
• Ensure that the Bluetooth wireless feature is activated on
the device you wish to connect to, if necessary.
• Ensure that your device and the other Bluetooth device
are within the maximum Bluetooth range (10 metres).
If the tips above do not solve the problem, contact a
Samsung Service Centre.
A connection is not established when you
connect the device to a PC
• Ensure that the PC data cable you are using is compatible
with your device.
• Ensure that you have the proper drivers installed and
updated on your PC.
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Safety precautions
Do not charge the battery with chargers that are not
approved by the manufacturer
To prevent injury to yourself and others or damage to your device, read all
of the following information before using your device.
Your device may malfunction and your risk of electric shock is increased.
Warning: Prevent electric shock, fire, and
explosion
Do not use damaged power cords or plugs, or loose
electrical sockets
Do not touch the power cord with wet hands, or disconnect
the charger by pulling on the cord
Do not bend or damage the power cord
Do not use your device while charging or touch your device
with wet hands
Do not short-circuit the charger or the battery
Do not drop or cause an impact to the charger or the
battery
Do not use your device during a thunderstorm
Do not handle a damaged or leaking Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
battery
For safe disposal of your Li-Ion batteries, contact your nearest authorised
service centre.
Handle and dispose of batteries and chargers with care
• Use only Samsung-approved batteries and chargers specifically
designed for your device. Incompatible batteries and chargers can
cause serious injuries or damage to your device.
• Never dispose of batteries or devices in a fire. Follow all local
regulations when disposing of used batteries or devices.
• Never place batteries or devices on or in heating devices, such as
microwave ovens, stoves, or radiators. Batteries may explode when
overheated.
• Never crush or puncture the battery. Avoid exposing the battery to
high external pressure, which can lead to an internal short circuit and
overheating.
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123
Protect the device, batteries, and chargers from damage
• Avoid exposing your device and batteries to very cold or very hot
temperatures.
• Extreme temperatures can cause the deformation of the device and
reduce the charging capacity and life of your device and batteries.
• Prevent batteries from contacting metal objects, as this can create a
connection between the + and – terminals of your batteries and lead to
temporary or permanent battery damage.
• Never use a damaged charger or battery.
Caution: Follow all safety warnings and
regulations when using your device in
restricted areas
Turn off your device where prohibited
Comply with all regulations that restrict the use of a mobile device in a
particular area.
Do not use your device near other electronic devices
Most electronic devices use radio frequency signals. Your device may
interfere with other electronic devices.
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Do not use your device near a pacemaker
• Avoid using your device within a 15 cm range of a pacemaker if
possible, as your device can interfere with the pacemaker.
• If you must use your device, keep at least 15 cm away from the
pacemaker.
• To minimise the possible interference with a pacemaker, use your
device on the opposite side of your body from the pacemaker.
Do not use your device in a hospital or near medical
equipment that can be interfered with by radio frequency
If you personally use any medical equipment, contact the manufacturer
of the equipment to ensure the safety of your equipment from radio
frequency.
If you are using a hearing aid, contact the manufacturer for
information about radio interference
Some hearing aids may be interfered with by the radio frequency of your
device. Contact the manufacturer to ensure the safety of your hearing aid.
Turn off the device in potentially explosive environments
• Turn off your device in potentially explosive environments instead of
removing the battery.
• Always comply with regulations, instructions and signs in potentially
explosive environments.
• Do not use your device at refuelling points (service stations), near fuels
or chemicals, and at blasting areas.
• Do not store or carry flammable liquids, gases, or explosive materials in
the same compartment as the device, its parts, or accessories.
Turn off your device when in an aircraft
Using your device in an aircraft is illegal. Your device may interfere with
the electronic navigation instruments of the aircraft.
Electronic devices in a motor vehicle may malfunction due
to the radio frequency of your device
Electronic devices in your car may malfunction due to radio frequency of
your device. Contact the manufacturer for more information.
Comply with all safety warnings and
regulations regarding mobile device usage
while operating a vehicle
While driving, safely operating the vehicle is your first responsibility.
Never use your mobile device while driving, if it is prohibited by law. For
your safety and the safety of others, practice good common sense and
remember the following tips:
• Use a hands-free device.
• Get to know your device and its convenience features, such as speed
dial and redial. These features help you reduce the time needed to
place or receive calls on your mobile device.
• Position your device within easy reach. Be able to access your wireless
device without removing your eyes from the road. If you receive an
incoming call at an inconvenient time, let your voice mail answer it
for you.
• Let the person you are speaking with know you are driving. Suspend
calls in heavy traffic or hazardous weather conditions. Rain, sleet, snow,
ice, and heavy traffic can be hazardous.
• Do not take notes or look up phone numbers. Jotting down a “to do”
list or flipping through your address book takes attention away from
your primary responsibility of driving safely.
• Dial sensibly and assess the traffic. Place calls when you are not moving
or before pulling into traffic. Try to plan calls when your car will be
stationary. If you need to make a call, dial only a few numbers, check
the road and your mirrors, then continue.
• Do not engage in stressful or emotional conversations that may be
distracting. Make people you are talking with aware you are driving
and suspend conversations that have the potential to divert your
attention from the road.
• Use your device to call for help. Dial a local emergency number in the
case of fire, traffic accident, or medical emergencies.
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125
• Use your device to help others in emergencies. If you see an auto
accident, a crime in progress, or a serious emergency where lives are in
danger, call a local emergency number.
• Call roadside assistance or a special, non-emergency assistance
number when necessary. If you see a broken-down vehicle posing no
serious hazard, a broken traffic signal, a minor traffic accident where no
one appears injured, or a vehicle you know to be stolen, call roadside
assistance or another special, non-emergency number.
Do not store your device on slopes
If your device falls, it can be damaged.
Do not store your device in hot or cold areas. Use your
device at -20 °C to 50 °C
• Your device can explode if left inside a closed vehicle, as the inside
temperature can reach up to 80 °C.
• Do not expose your device to direct sunlight for extended periods of
time (such as on the dashboard of a car).
Proper care and use of your mobile device
• Store the battery at 0 °C to 40 °C.
Keep your device dry
Do not store your device with such metal objects as coins,
keys and necklaces
• Humidity and all types of liquids may damage device parts or
• When wet, remove the battery without turning on your device. Dry
• Your device may become deformed or malfunction.
• If the battery terminals are in contact with metal objects, it may cause
• Liquids will change the colour of the label that indicates water
Do not store your device near magnetic fields
electronic circuits.
your device with a towel and take it to a service centre.
damage inside the device. Water damage to your device can void your
manufacturer’s warranty.
Do not use or store your device in dusty, dirty areas
Dust can cause your device to malfunction.
126 Safety precautions
a fire.
• Your device may malfunction or the battery may discharge from
exposure to magnetic fields.
• Magnetic stripe cards, including credit cards, phone cards, passbooks,
and boarding passes, may be damaged by magnetic fields.
• Do not use carrying cases or accessories with magnetic closures or
allow your device to come in contact with magnetic fields for extended
periods of time.
Do not store your device near or in heaters, microwaves,
hot cooking equipment, or high pressure containers
• The battery may leak.
• Your device may overheat and cause a fire.
Do not drop your device or cause impacts to your device
• Disconnect chargers from power sources when not in use.
• Use batteries only for their intended purposes.
Use manufacturer-approved batteries, chargers,
accessories and supplies
• Using generic batteries or chargers may shorten the life of your device
or cause the device to malfunction.
• Samsung cannot be responsible for the user’s safety when using
accessories or supplies that are not approved by Samsung.
• The screen of your device may be damaged.
• If bent or deformed, your device may be damaged or parts may
Do not bite or suck on the device or the battery
Do not use a flash close to the eyes of people or animals
When speaking on the device:
malfunction.
Using a flash close to the eyes may cause temporary loss of vision or
damage to the eyes.
Ensure maximum battery and charger life
• Avoid charging batteries for more than a week, as overcharging may
shorten battery life.
• Over time, unused batteries will discharge and must be recharged
before use.
• Doing so may damage the device or cause explosion.
• If children use the device, make sure that they use the device properly.
• Hold the device upright, as you would with a traditional phone.
• Speak directly into the mouthpiece.
• Avoid contact with your device’s internal antenna. Touching the
antenna may reduce the call quality or cause the device to transmit
more radio frequency than necessary.
• Hold the device with a relaxed grip, press the keys lightly, use special
features that reduce the number of keys you have to press (such as
templates and predictive text), and take frequent breaks.
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127
Protect your hearing
• Excessive exposure to loud sounds can cause hearing
damage.
• Exposure to loud sounds while driving may distract your
attention and cause an accident.
• Always turn the volume down before plugging the
earphones into an audio source and use only the
minimum volume setting necessary to hear your
conversation or music.
Use caution when using the device while walking or
moving
Always be aware of your surroundings to avoid injury to yourself or
others.
Do not carry your device in your back pockets or around
your waist
• Do not disassemble or puncture the battery, as this can cause
explosion or fire.
Do not paint your device
Paint can clog moving parts and prevent proper operation. If you are
allergic to the paint or metal parts of the device, stop using the device
and consult your physician.
When cleaning your device:
• Wipe your device or charger with a towel or a rubber.
• Clean the terminals of the battery with a cotton ball or a towel.
• Do not use chemicals or detergents.
Do not use the device if the screen is cracked or broken
Broken glass or acrylic could cause injury to your hands and face. Take the
device to a Samsung Service Centre to have it repaired.
You can be injured or damage the device if you fall.
Do not use the device for anything other than its intended
use
Do not disassemble, modify, or repair your device
Avoid disturbing others when using the device in public
• Any changes or modifications to your device can void your
manufacturer’s warranty. For service, take your device to a Samsung
Service Centre.
128 Safety precautions
Do not allow children to use your device
Ensure access to emergency services
Your device is not a toy. Do not allow children to play with it as they
could hurt themselves and others, damage the device, or make calls that
increase your charges.
Emergency calls from your device may not be possible in some areas or
circumstances. Before travelling in remote or undeveloped areas, plan an
alternate method of contacting emergency services personnel.
Install mobile devices and equipment with caution
Be sure to back up important data
• Ensure that any mobile devices or related equipment installed in your
vehicle are securely mounted.
• Avoid placing your device and accessories near or in an air bag
deployment area. Improperly installed wireless equipment can cause
serious injury when air bags inflate rapidly.
Allow only qualified personnel to service your device
Allowing unqualified personnel to service your device may result in
damage to your device and will void your manufacturer’s warranty.
Handle SIM cards or memory cards with care
• Do not remove a card while the device is transferring or accessing
information, as this could result in loss of data and/or damage to the
card or device.
• Protect cards from strong shocks, static electricity, and electrical noise
from other devices.
• Do not touch gold-coloured contacts or terminals with your fingers or
metal objects. If dirty, wipe the card with a soft cloth.
Samsung is not responsible for data loss.
Do not distribute copyright-protected material
Do not distribute copyright-protected material that you have recorded
to others without the permission of the content owners. Doing this may
violate copyright laws. The manufacturer is not liable for any legal issues
caused by the user’s illegal use of copyrighted material.
Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) certification
information
Your device conforms to European Union (EU) standards that limit
human exposure to radio frequency (RF) energy emitted by radio and
telecommunications equipment. These standards prevent the sale of
mobile devices that exceed a maximum exposure level (known as the
Specific Absorption Rate, or SAR) of 2.0 W/kg.
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129
During testing, the maximum SAR recorded for this model was 0.575 W/
kg. In normal use, the actual SAR is likely to be much lower, as the device
has been designed to emit only the RF energy necessary to transmit a
signal to the nearest base station. By automatically emitting lower levels
when possible, your device reduces your overall exposure to RF energy.
The Declaration of Conformity statement at the back of this manual
demonstrates your device’s compliance with the European Radio &
Terminal Telecommunications Equipment (R&TTE) directive. For more
information about the SAR and related EU standards, visit the Samsung
website.
Correct disposal of this product
(Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment)
(Applicable in the European Union and other European
countries with separate collection systems)
This marking on the product, accessories or literature indicates
that the product and its electronic accessories (e.g. charger,
headset, USB cable) should not be disposed of with other
household waste at the end of their working life.
To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from
uncontrolled waste disposal, please separate these items from other
types of waste and recycle them responsibly to promote the sustainable
reuse of material resources.
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Household users should contact either the retailer where they purchased
this product, or their local government office, for details of where and
how they can take these items for environmentally safe recycling.
Business users should contact their supplier and check the terms and
conditions of the purchase contract. This product and its electronic
accessories should not be mixed with other commercial wastes for
disposal.
Correct disposal of batteries in this product
(Applicable in the European Union and other European
countries with separate battery return systems)
This marking on the battery, manual or packaging indicates
that the batteries in this product should not be disposed
of with other household waste at the end of their working
life. Where marked, the chemical symbols Hg, Cd or Pb indicate that the
battery contains mercury, cadmium or lead above the reference levels
in EC Directive 2006/66. If batteries are not properly disposed of, these
substances can cause harm to human health or the environment.
To protect natural resources and to promote material reuse, please
separate batteries from other types of waste and recycle them through
your local, free battery return system.
Disclaimer
Some content and services accessible through this device belong to third
parties and are protected by copyright, patent, trademark and/or other
intellectual property laws. Such content and services are provided solely
for your personal noncommercial use. You may not use any content or
services in a manner that has not been authorised by the content owner
or service provider. Without limiting the foregoing, unless expressly
authorised by the applicable content owner or service provider, you may
not modify, copy, republish, upload, post, transmit, translate, sell, create
derivative works, exploit, or distribute in any manner or medium any
content or services displayed through this device.
“THIRD PARTY CONTENT AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS.” SAMSUNG
DOES NOT WARRANT CONTENT OR SERVICES SO PROVIDED, EITHER
EXPRESSLY OR IMPLIEDLY, FOR ANY PURPOSE. SAMSUNG EXPRESSLY
DISCLAIMS ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED
TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
PURPOSE. SAMSUNG DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, VALIDITY,
TIMELINESS, LEGALITY, OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY CONTENT OR
SERVICE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS DEVICE AND UNDER NO
CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, SHALL SAMSUNG BE
LIABLE, WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR TORT, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT,
INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, ATTORNEY
FEES, EXPENSES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF, OR IN
CONNECTION WITH, ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED IN, OR AS A RESULT
OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT OR SERVICE BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY,
EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.”
Third party services may be terminated or interrupted at any time,
and Samsung makes no representation or warranty that any content
or service will remain available for any period of time. Content and
services are transmitted by third parties by means of networks and
transmission facilities over which Samsung has no control. Without
limiting the generality of this disclaimer, Samsung expressly disclaims any
responsibility or liability for any interruption or suspension of any content
or service made available through this device.
Samsung is neither responsible nor liable for customer service related to
the content and services. Any question or request for service relating to
the content or services should be made directly to the respective content
and service providers.
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Index
access codes 117
alarms
creating 98
deactivating 98
stopping 98
AllShare 91
auto rejection 41
battery
charging 12
installing 10
Bluetooth
activating 88
finding and pairing with
devices 89
132 Index
receiving data 89
sending data 89
brightness, display 28
calculator 100
calendar
creating events 72
viewing events 72
call barring 42
call forwarding 42
call log 43
calls
answering 39
barring 42
forwarding 42
international numbers 39
making 38
multiparty 40
rejecting 39
using headset 39
using options during voice 40
viewing missed 41
waiting 42
call waiting 42
camera
capturing photos 51
capturing videos 57
customising camcorder 59
customising camera 56
connections
Bluetooth 88
DLNA 91
PC 95
WLAN 90
contacts
copying 71
creating 69
finding 69
importing or exporting 71
setting speed dial 70
daily briefing 86
device
customising 27
indicator icons 20
keys 19
layout 18
settings 105
shortcuts panel 24
turning on or off 18
DLNA
see AllShare
downloads
applications 34
files 35
email
sending 48
setting accounts 48
viewing 49
file manager 100
fixed dialling number mode 41
flight mode 18
FM radio
listening to 66
saving stations 67
gallery
file formats 61
playing videos 62
sharing files 62
viewing photos 61
Google Mail 46
Google Maps 80
Google Search 84
Google Talk 49
idle screen
adding items 23
adding panels 25
Index
133
language 113
Layar 80
memory card
formatting 16
inserting 14
removing 16
memos
creating 73
viewing 74
menu screen
accessing 25
organising applications 26
messages
accessing voice mail 45
sending email 48
sending multimedia 44
134 Index
sending text 43
setting email acounts 48
Mobile AP 94
mobile tracker 30
multimedia messages
sending 44
viewing 45
music player
adding files 63
creating playlists 65
playing music 63
PC connections
mass storage 96
Samsung Kies 95
Windows Media Player 96
phonebook
creating contacts 69
creating groups 71
creating your namecard 70
finding contacts 69
photos
capturing 51
capturing action 56
capturing by scene 53
capturing in smile shot 54
capturing panoramic 55
capuring a series 54
combining two 55
viewing 61
PIN lock 29
Samsung Kies 95
settings
about phone 116
accessbility 116
accounts and sync 112
applications 111
call settings 106
date and time 116
display 109
locale and text 113
location and security 109
privacy 112
SD card and phone storage 112
search 112
sound 108
voice input and output 115
wireless and network 105
silent mode 27
SIM card
installing 10
locking 29
stopwatch 99
synchronisation
with web accounts 35
with Windows Media Player 96
task manager 101
text input 31
text memos 73
text messages
sending 43
viewing 45
ThinkFree Office 101
time and date, set 27
timer 99
touch screen
locking 23
using 21
unpack 10
USB tethering 94
USIM card
installing 10
locking 29
video player 60, 62
videos
capturing 57
playing 62
Index
135
voice calls
WLAN
voice dialer 103
voice mail 45
voice memos
world clock 99
Write and Go 104
YouTube
answering 39
making 38
using options 40
playing 75
recording 74
voice recorder 74
voice search 104
web browser
adding bookmarks 78
browsing web pages 76
Windows Media Player 96
136 Index
activating 90
finding and connecting to
networks 90
uploading videos 85
watching videos 84
Declaration of Conformity (R&TTE)
We,
Samsung Electronics
declare under our sole responsibility that the product
GSM WCDMA Wi-Fi Mobile Phone : GT-I5800
to which this declaration relates, is in conformity with the following
standards and/or other normative documents.
SAFETYEN 60950- 1 : 2006
EN 50332- 1 : 2000
EN 50332- 2 : 2003
SAREN 50360 : 2001
EN 62209-1 : 2006
EMCEN 301 489- 01 V1.8.1 (04-2008)
EN 301 489- 07 V1.3.1 (11-2005)
EN 301 489- 17 V2.1.1 (05-2009)
EN 301 489- 19 V1.2.1 (11-2002)
EN 301 489- 24 V1.4.1 (09-2007)
RADIOEN 301 511 V9.0.2 (03-2003)
EN 300 328 V1.7.1 (10-2006)
EN 301 908- 1 V3.2.1 (05-2007)
EN 301 908- 2 V3.2.1 (05-2007)
We hereby declare that [all essential radio test suites have been carried
out and that] the above named product is in conformity to all the
essential requirements of Directive 1999/5/EC.
The conformity assessment procedure referred to in Article 10 and
detailed in Annex[IV] of Directive 1999/5/EC has been followed with the
involvement of the following Notified Body(ies):
BABT, Forsyth House,
Churchfield Road,
Walton-on-Thames,
Surrey, KT12 2TD, UK*
Identification mark: 0168
The technical documentation kept at :
Samsung Electronics QA Lab.
which will be made available upon request.
(Representative in the EU)
Samsung Electronics Euro QA Lab.
Blackbushe Business Park, Saxony Way,
Yateley, Hampshire, GU46 6GG, UK*
2010.06.25
Joong-Hoon Choi / Lab Manager
(place and date of issue) (name and signature of authorised person)
* It is not the address of Samsung Service Centre. For the address or the phone
number of Samsung Service Centre, see the warranty card or contact the
retailer where you purchased your product.
Some of the contents in this manual may differ from your device depending on the software of the device or your service
provider.
To install Kies (PC Sync)
1. Download the latest version of Kies from the Samsung
website (www.samsungmobile.com) and install it
on your PC.
2. In Idle mode, open the application list and select
Settings → Wireless and network → USB settings →
Samsung Kies.
3. Using a PC data cable, connect your device to your PC.
Refer to the Kies help for more information.
www.samsungmobile.com
Printed in Korea
Code No.:GH68-33087A
English. 05/2011. Rev. 1.1
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