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Special features 1 Meet Bixby 2 Direct Share 2 Media volume limiter 2 Multi window 2 Getting started 3 Front view 4 Back view 6 Set up your device 7 Assemble your device 8 Start using your device 12 Learn about your device 16 Navigation 17 Home screen 19 Customize your Home screen 20 Status bar 26 Notification panel 28 Bixby 30 Multi window 31 Enter text 33 Emergency mode 36 Apps 38 Use apps 39
Calculator 44 Calendar 46 Camera and video 49 Clock 54 Contacts 58 Email 66 Galaxy Apps 69 Gallery 70 Google Apps 74 Internet 76 Messages 80 My Files 83 Phone 85 Samsung Gear 96 Samsung Notes 97 Samsung+ 99 Settings 101 Access Settings 102 Search for Settings 102 Connections 103 Wi-Fi 104 Bluetooth 107 Data usage 109 Airplane mode 111 Mobile hotspot 111 Tethering 114 Mobile networks 114 Location 115 Nearby device scanning 117 Connect to a printer 117 ii Virtual Private Networks 118 Sounds and vibration 120 Sound mode 121 Vibrations 121 Volume 122 Ringtone 123 Notification sounds 123 Do not disturb 123 System sounds 124 Key-tap feedback 124 Sound quality and effects 125 Notifications 126 Manage notifications 127 Smart alert 127 Display 128 Screen off settings 129 Screen brightness 129 Font and screen zoom 130 Screen quality 130 One-handed mode 131 Device maintenance 132 Quick optimization 133 Battery 133 Storage 134 Memory 136 Language and input 136 Date and time 140 Report diagnostic information 141 Reset 141 iii Factory data reset 142 Auto restart 144 System updates 145 Lock screen and security 146 Screen lock types 147 Clock and information 147 Google Play Protect 148 Find My Mobile 148 Security update 149 Install unknown apps 149 Secure Folder 150 App permission monitor 150 Secure startup 151 Encrypt SD card 151 View passwords 151 Security update service 152 Device administration 152 Credential storage 153 Knox active protection 153 Advanced security settings 154 Accounts 155 Samsung Cloud 156 Add an account 156 Backup and restore 158 Google settings 159 Accessibility 160 Vision 161 Hearing 162 Dexterity and interaction 163 More accessibility settings 164 iv
Accessibility services 164 Other settings 165 Help 166 Manage game features 166 Device assistance app 166 Dual messenger 167 About phone 167 Getting help 168 Videos 168 Smart Simulator 168 Tips and Tricks 168 Samsung Care 168 Legal 169 Legal information 170 v Special featuresLearn about your mobile device’s special features. Meet Bixby Bixby can help you understand your settings and set up your Samsung device. For more information, see “Bixby” on page 30. Direct Share Share content with specific people directly. For more information, see “Direct share” on page 65. Media volume limiter Limit the maximum output of the device’s volume. For more information, see “Media volume limiter” on page 122. Multi window Multitask by using two applications at the same time. For more information, see “Multi window” on page 31. Special features 2 Getting startedLearn about your mobile device hardware, assembly procedures, and how to get started using your new device.
Front view Front camera Volume keys Proximity sensor
Recent apps Back Home key Devices andsoftwareareconstantly evolving—theillustrations youseehereareforreferenceonly. Getting started 4 Power key ● ● Proximity sensor Volume keys – Turns off the screen and disables touch – Adjust the volume for ringtones, media, functionality during a call when the device is notifications, and system sounds. For more in close proximity to the body. information, see “Volume” on page 122. – Turns the screen back on and enables touch – In the camera app, press a volume key to take functionality during a call when the device is a photo. outside a specific range from the body. ● Power key – Press to turn the screen on or off. – Press and hold to select a power control option. Getting started 5
Back view Rear camera Speaker Flash Headset jack Microphone
Devices andsoftwareareconstantly evolving—theillustrations youseehereareforreferenceonly. Getting started 6 Microphone USB charger/Accessory port Set up your device Learn how to set up your device for the first time.
Assemble your device Install a SIM card and an optional memory card (not included), and charge your device before using. Remove the back cover 1. Remove the back cover. 2. Lift the cover up and to the left of the device. Caution: Do not bend or twist the back cover excessively. Using excessive force on the cover during removal or installation of an internal component can cause the material to break. Install a SIM card and memory card When you subscribe to a cellular network, you are provided with a SIM card. You may be able to use your previous SIM card. Contact your service provider for more details. You can install an optional microSDTM memory card (not included) to add more memory space to your device. A memory card can be installed at any time. It is not necessary to install it prior to using the device.
Warning: Small components such as SIM cards and memory cards can pose a choking risk. Please be careful when handling these cards to avoid damaging them. Set up your device 8 2. 1. Carefully slide the SIM card into the SIM card Slide the memory card into the slot with the gold slot. Make sure that the card’s gold contacts face contacts facing down. down into the device and that the card is positioned as shown. Set up your device 9 Replace Install the battery the back cover The battery is installed in the back of the device. The back cover should be replaced before using the device. 1. Insert the battery into the opening on the back of the device, making sure the connectors align. 1. Place the back cover onto the back of the device 2. Gently press down to secure the battery. and press down. 2. Press along the edge of the back cover until you have a secure seal. Set up your device 10
Charge the battery Your device is powered by a rechargeable battery. A charger (charging head and USB cable) is included with the device for charging the battery from any standard outlet. Note: You should dry the inside of the charging port before inserting a power connector to charge your device. If the charging port is not fully dry, your device may operate abnormally. For example, it may charge more slowly or overheat. The battery comes partially charged. You can use the device while charging. Caution: Use only charging devices that are approved by Samsung. Samsung accessories are designed for your device to maximize battery life. Using other accessories may void your warranty and may cause damage. 1. Insert the USB cable into the USB charger/Accessory port. 2. Connect the USB cable to the charging head, and then plug the charging head into a standard outlet. 3. Unplug the charging head from the outlet and remove the USB cable from the device when charging is complete. Set up your device 11 Start using your device The instructions below explain how to turn your device on or off. To turn the device on: ▶ Press and hold the Power key until the device turns on. To turn the device off: 1. Press and hold the Power key. 2. Tap Power off, and confirm when prompted. Use the Setup Wizard The first time you turn your device on, the Setup Wizard guides you through the basics of setting up your device. Follow the prompts to choose a default language, connect to a Wi-Fi® network, set up accounts, choose location services, learn about your device’s features, and more. Set up your device 12
Add Lock or unlock your device a Google account Use your device’s screen lock features to secure your Your new device uses your GoogleTM account to fully device. By default, the device locks automatically utilize its AndroidTM features. when the screen times out. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. To lock the device: 2. Tap Settings > Cloud and accounts > Accounts. ▶ Press the Power key. 3. Tap Add account > Google. To unlock the device: Note: When you sign in to a Google account, Factory ▶ Press the Power key, or press the Home key, and Reset Protection (FRP) is activated. FRP requires your then drag your finger across the screen. Google account information when resetting to factory The default Screen lock on your device is Swipe. settings. For more information, see “Factory reset To choose a secure screen lock, see “Set a secure screen protection” on page 143. lock” on page 147. Set up your device 13
Transfer Add a Samsung account data from your old device Create a Samsung account for access to Samsung Use Smart SwitchTM to transfer contacts, photos, and content and apps on your device. other content from your old device. For more 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. information, visit samsung.com/us/support/owners/ app/smart-switch. 2. Tap Settings > Cloud and accounts > Accounts. To use Smart Switch: 3. Tap Add account > Samsung account. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps, Note: To quickly access your Samsung account, tap and then tap Settings > Cloud and accounts > Settings > Samsung account. Smart Switch. Add an email account 2. Follow the prompts and select the content to View and manage all of your email accounts. transfer. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. Visit samsung.com/smartswitch for more information. 2. Tap Settings > Cloud and accounts > Accounts. 3. Tap Add account > Email. Set up your device 14
Set up your voicemail You can access your voicemail from a Home screen. 1. From a Home screen, tap Phone. 2. Tap Voicemail. 3. Follow the tutorial to create a password, record a greeting, and record your name. For more information, see “Voicemail” on page 94. Set up your device 15 Learn about your device Learn some of the key features of your mobile device, including the screens and icons, as well as how to navigate the device and enter text using the keyboard.
Navigation Please note that a touchscreen responds best to a light touch from the pad of your finger or a capacitive stylus. Using excessive force or a metallic object on the touchscreen may damage the tempered glass surface and void the warranty. Tap Lightly tap items to select or launch them. ● Tap the keyboard to enter characters or text. ● Tap an item to select it. ● Tap an app shortcut to launch the app. Double-tap Lightly tap items twice to select or launch them. ● Double-tap an image to zoom in or out. Touch and hold Touch and hold items to activate them. ● Touch and hold a field to display a pop-up menu of options. Swipe Lightly drag your finger vertically or horizontally across the screen. ● Swipe the screen to unlock the device. ● Swipe the screen to scroll through the Home screens or menu options. Drag Touch and hold an item, and then move it to a new location. ● Drag an app shortcut to add it to a Home screen. ● Drag a widget to place it in a new location on a Home screen. Learn about your device 17
Common Pinch and spread options Pinch the screen using your thumb and forefinger or The device uses basic command options to perform spread by moving your fingers apart. common actions. ● Pinch the screen to zoom out while viewing a ● More options: Tap to view more menu options picture or a web page. for a screen. ● Spread your fingers on the screen to zoom in ● Delete: Tap to select items to delete. while viewing a picture or a web page. ● Share: Tap to select items to share, and then choose a sharing method. ● Edit: Tap to customize the screen. ● On/Off: Tap to turn the option on ( ) or off ( ). ● Menu: Tap to view available options for the field. Learn about your device 18
Home screen Status bar App shortcuts Home screen indicator Devices andsoftwareareconstantly evolving—theillustrations youseehereareforreferenceonly. Learn about your device 19
Customize your Home screen Your device has multiple Home screens to hold app shortcuts and widgets. You can add, remove, change the order of screens, as well as choose a different main Home screen. 1. From a Home screen, pinch the screen. 2. Use these options to manage screens: • To align shortcuts into a line at the top of a screen, tap Align top. • To align shortcuts into a line at the bottom of a screen, tap Align bottom. • To remove a Home screen, tap Remove. • To set a screen as the main Home screen, tap Main. This screen is displayed when you press the Home key. • To change the order of screens, touch and hold a screen, and then drag it to a new position. • To add a screen, swipe to the end of the screens, and then tap Add. • To enable Bixby Home, swipe right, and then tap On/Off. Learn about your device 20 App shortcuts You can use app shortcuts to launch an app from any Home screen. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Touch and hold an app shortcut to open the options menu. 3. Tap Add to Home. To remove a shortcut: 1. Touch and hold an app shortcut to open the options menu. 2. Tap Remove from Home. • Removing a shortcut does not delete the app, it just removes the shortcut from a Home screen. To move a shortcut from one Home screen to another: 1. Touch and hold an app shortcut to release it. 2. Drag the app shortcut to a new Home screen, and then release it. Use folders You can organize App shortcuts in folders on an Apps list screen and Home screen. For more information, see “Create and use folders” on page 41. Learn about your device 21
Themes Wallpapers Change the look of the Home and Lock screens with Set the theme to be applied to your Home and Lock wallpaper. You can display a favorite picture or choose screens, wallpapers, and app icons. from preloaded wallpapers. 1. From a Home screen, pinch the screen. 1. From a Home screen, pinch the screen. 2. Tap Themes to customize. 2. Tap Wallpapers to customize. • Tap a theme to preview and download it to 3. Tap View all to see all available wallpapers. My themes. 4. Tap an image to choose it. 3. Tap View all to see downloaded themes. • Tap the screen or screens you want to apply 4. Tap a theme, and then tap Apply to apply the the wallpaper to. selected theme. 5. Tap Set as wallpaper, and confirm when prompted. Learn about your device 22 Icons Apply custom icons to replace built-in app icons. 1. From a Home screen, pinch the screen. 2. Tap Wallpapers > Icons to customize. 3. Tap an icon set to preview and download it to My icons. • Tap View all to see downloaded icons. 4. Tap an icon, and then tap Apply to apply the selected icon set. Icon frames You can show icons with shaded frames to make them stand out on the Home screen and Apps list screen. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Settings > Display > Icon frames and choose one of the following options: • Icons only: Show icons only. • Icons with frames: Show icons with shaded frames. 3. Tap Done, and confirm when prompted. Learn about your device 23
Home Widgets screen settings Widgets are simple application extensions that run on Customize your Home and Apps screens. a Home screen. 1. From a Home screen, pinch the screen. To add a widget to a Home screen: 2. Tap Home screen settings to customize: 1. From a Home screen, pinch the screen. • Home screen layout: Set your device to have a 2. Tap Widgets. Home and Apps screen, or only a Home screen 3. Touch and hold a widget, drag it to a where all apps are located. Home screen, and release it. • Home screen grid: Choose a dimension option To remove a widget from a Home screen: to determine how icons are arranged on the Home screen. 1. From a Home screen, touch and hold a widget to open the options menu. • Apps screen grid: Choose a dimension option to determine how icons are arranged on the 2. Tap Remove from Home screen. Apps screen. • Apps button: Add an apps button to the Home screen for easy access to the Apps screen. Learn about your device 24
Easy • App icon badges: Select how to show icon mode badges when apps receive notifications. Switch between the default screen layout and a • Add apps to Home screen: Automatically add simpler layout. The Easy mode layout has larger text newly downloaded apps to the Home screen. and icons, making for a more straightforward visual • Quick-open notification panel: Enable this experience. feature to open the Notification panel from 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. the Home screen by swiping down. 2. Tap Settings > Display > Easy mode. • Hide apps: Select apps to hide. 3. Tap Easy mode to enable this feature. • About Home screen: View version information. 4. Tap Done to confirm. To disable Easy mode: 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Settings > Display > Easy mode > Standard mode. 3. Tap Done to exit Easy mode. Learn about your device 25 Status bar The Status bar provides device information on the right side and notification alerts on the left. Status icons Battery full Battery low Battery charging Vibrate mode Mute mode 4G LTETM active Network not available Wi-Fi active Location service active Notification icons Missed call Call in progress Call on hold New email New voicemail New message File download in progress File upload in progress Wi-Fi available App updates available Learn about your device 26
Status bar display Configure display options for the Status bar. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Settings > Display > Status bar. • Tap Show recent notifications only to display only the three most recent notification icons on the Status bar. • Tap Show battery percentage to display the battery charge percentage next to the battery icon on the Status bar. Learn about your device 27 Notification panel Quick settings View all Devices andsoftwareareconstantly evolving—theillustrations youseehereareforreferenceonly. Learn about your device 28 Settings Notification cards
Quick View the Notification panel settings You can access the Notification panel from any screen. The Notification panel also provides quick access to 1. Drag the Status bar down to display the Notification panel. device functions, allowing you to quickly turn them on or off. 2. Swipe down the list to see notification details. 1. Drag the Status bar down to display the Notification panel. • To open an item, tap it. 2. Drag View all downward. • To clear a single notification, drag the notification left or right. • Tap a setting to turn it on or off. • To clear all notifications, tap Clear. • Tap More options to reorder Quick settings 3. Drag upward from the bottom of the screen or or to change the button layout. tap Back to close the Notification panel. 3. Drag View all upward to close Quick settings. Learn about your device 29
Bixby Bixby is a virtual assistant that learns, evolves, and adapts to you. It learns your routines, helps you set up reminders based on time and location, and is built in to your favorite apps. For more information, visit samsung.com/us/support/owners/app/Bixby. You can customize Bixby’s chat responses, quick commands, and more from the Bixby Home page. Bixby Home The Bixby Home page displays customized content based on your interactions. Bixby learns from your usage patterns and will suggest content you may like. ▶ From a Home screen, swipe right. Learn about your device 30 Multi window Multitask by using two apps at the same time. Apps that support Multi window can be displayed together on a split screen. You can switch between the apps and adjust the size of their windows. 1. From any screen, touch and hold Recent apps. 2. Tap Multi window in the title bar to launch an app in split screen view. • Recently opened apps are displayed in the lower window. Apps that support Multi window have the Multi window icon in their title bar. • If there are no recently opened apps that support Multi window, or if you want to launch a different app, tap App list. 3. Tap an app in the lower window to add it to the split screen view. Learn about your device 31 Split Window controls screen view action The Window controls modify the way app windows are The Recent apps key can be configured to switch displayed in split screen view. between full screen view and split screen view. ▶ Tap the middle of the window border for the 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. following options: 2. Tap Settings > Advanced features > ● Add app pair on Home screen: Add the Multi window, and then tap On/Off to enable open pair of apps as a shortcut to the Split screen view action. Home screen. 3. To use Recent apps to switch between views: ● Switch windows: Swap the two windows. • To change the current app from full screen ● Close app: Close the selected app. view to split screen view, touch and hold Recent apps. • While in split screen view, touch and hold Recent apps to close the app on the bottom. Learn about your device 32 Enter text Text can be entered using a keyboard or your voice. Toolbar functions The toolbar provides additional helpful functions. Toolbar functions ▶ From the Samsung keyboard, tap Expand toolbar for the following options: ● Clipboard: Access the clipboard. ● Emojis: Insert an emoji. ● GIF keyboard: Add animated GIFs. ● One-handed keyboard: Change the keyboard layout for use with one hand. ● Settings: Access keyboard settings. ● Stickers: Add illustrated stickers. ▶ Tap a field to display the Samsung keyboard. ● Voice input: Use Google voice typing. ● Tap Show predictive text to view suggested words while you type. ● Tap Show toolbar functions to view all keyboard options. Learn about your device 33
Configure the Samsung keyboard Set customized options for the Samsung keyboard. ▶ From the Samsung keyboard, tap Settings for the following options: ● Languages and types: Set the keyboard type and choose which languages are available on the keyboard. – To switch between languages, slide the Space bar sideways. ● Smart typing: Use predictive text and auto-correction features to prevent common typing mistakes. Type by swiping between letters. ● Keyboard layout and feedback: Customize the appearance and function of the keyboard. ● Reset to default settings: Return keyboard to original settings and clear personalized data. ● About Samsung keyboard: View version and legal information for the Samsung keyboard. Use Google voice typing Instead of typing, enter text by speaking. 1. From the Samsung keyboard, tap Voice input. 2. Tap the screen and speak your text. Learn about your device 34
Configure Google voice typing Set customized options for Google voice typing. 1. From the Samsung keyboard, tap Voice input. 2. Tap Settings for options. • Languages: Choose the language for the keyboard. • Offline speech recognition: Download languages for offline Google voice typing. • Block offensive words: Hide potentially offensive words with asterisks. Learn about your device 35
Emergency mode Use Emergency mode to access helpful emergency features and conserve your device’s power during an emergency situation. To save battery power, Emergency mode: ● Restricts application usage to only essential applications and those you select. ● Turns off connectivity features and Mobile data when the screen is off. Activate Emergency mode To activate Emergency mode: 1. Press and hold the Power key. 2. Tap Emergency mode. • When accessing for the first time, read and accept the terms and conditions. 3. Tap Turn on. Emergency mode features While in Emergency mode, only the following apps and features are available on the Home screen: ● Flashlight: Use the device’s flash as a steady source of light. ● Emergency alarm: Sound an audible siren. ● Share my location: Send your location information to your emergency contacts. ● Phone: Launch the call screen. ● Internet: Launch the web browser. ● Add: – Email: Launch the Email app. – Maps: Launch Google MapsTM. ● Battery charge: Display estimated battery charge remaining. Learn about your device 36
Turn ● Estimated usage time remaining: Display off Emergency mode estimated standby time that can be reached When emergency mode is turned off, the device based on current battery charge and usage. returns to standard mode. ● Emergency call: Dial the emergency telephone 1. Press and hold the Power key. number (for example, 911). This kind of call can be made even without activated cellular service. 2. Tap Emergency mode. ● More options: Note: When Emergency mode is activated, Locating – Turn off Emergency mode: Disable Emergency method is set to Battery saving. After Emergency mode is turned off, check your location settings. mode and return to standard mode. For more information, see “Location” on page 115. – Remove: Choose apps to remove from the screen. – Manage emergency contacts: Manage your medical profile and ICE (In Case of Emergency) group contacts. – Settings: Configure the available settings. Only a limited number of settings are enabled in Emergency mode. Learn about your device 37
Apps Learn how to change the way apps are displayed, organize apps into folders, and install, uninstall, disable, or hide apps.
Use apps The Apps list displays all preloaded and downloaded apps. You can uninstall, disable, or hide apps from view. Access apps Access and launch all apps from the Apps list. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down to access Apps. 2. Tap an app’s shortcut to launch it. • To return to the main Home screen, press the Home key. Add an apps shortcut In addition to swiping to access apps, you can add an Apps button to the Home screen. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap More options > Home screen settings > Apps button. 3. Tap Show Apps button > Apply. Galaxy Essentials View and download Samsung apps that are optimized for use with Galaxy devices. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap More options > Galaxy Essentials. Apps 39
Sort Uninstall or disable apps apps Uninstall or disable apps you have download. App shortcuts can be listed alphabetically or in your own custom order. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Touch and hold an app to open the options menu. 2. Tap More options > Sort. • To uninstall an app, tap Uninstall. • To disable an app, tap Disable. • Custom order: Arrange apps manually. – To remove empty spaces between apps, tap Note: Some preloaded apps can only be disabled, not More options > Clean up pages. uninstalled. Apps that are disabled are turned off and hidden from view. • Alphabetical order: Sort apps alphabetically. Apps 40 Create and use folders Create a folder to organize App shortcuts on an Apps list screen. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Touch and hold an app shortcut, and then drag it on top of another app shortcut until it is highlighted. 3. Release the app shortcut to create the folder. • Enter folder name: Name the folder. • Palette: Change the folder color. • Add apps: Place more apps in the folder. Tap apps to select them, and then tap Add. 4. Tap Back to close the folder. Copy a folder to a Home screen Create a folder and copy it to a Home screen. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Touch and hold a folder to open the options menu. 3. Tap Add to Home. Delete a folder When you delete a folder, the app shortcuts are returned to the Apps list screen. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Touch and hold a folder to delete. 3. Tap Delete folder, and confirm when prompted. Apps 41 App settings Manage your downloaded and preloaded apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Settings > Apps. 3. Tap Menu to set which apps to view, and then choose All apps, Enabled, or Disabled. 4. Tap More options for the following options: • Sort by size/name: Sort the apps by size or name. • Default apps: Choose or change apps that are used by default for certain features, like email or browsing the Internet. • App permissions: Control which apps have permissions to use certain features of your device. • Show/Hide system apps: Show or hide system (background) apps. • Special access: Select which apps can have special access permissions to features on your device. • Reset app preferences: Reset options that have been changed. Existing app data is not deleted. 5. Tap an app to view and update information about the app. The following options may be displayed: • Uninstall/Disable: Uninstall or disable the app. Some preloaded apps can only be disabled, not uninstalled. • Force stop: Stop an app that is not working correctly. • Mobile data: View mobile data usage. • Battery: View battery usage since the last full charge. • Storage: Manage the app’s storage usage. • Memory: View memory usage. Apps 42
• Notifications: Configure notifications from the app. • Permissions: View permissions granted to the app for access to your device’s information. • Set as default: Set the app as a default for a certain category of apps. Note: Options vary by app. Apps 43
Calculator The Calculator provides basic and advanced arithmetic functions. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Calculator, and enter the first number. 3. Tap an arithmetic function key, and enter the next number. 4. Tap Equals to view the result. 5. Tap Clear to clear the results. View calculator history View and clear your calculator history. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Calculator > History. • To return to the calculator, tap Keypad. • To clear the calculator history, tap Clear history. Convert units of measurement Quickly convert units of measurement using the unit converter. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps.
2. Tap Calculator > Unit converter. 3. Select a category and use the drop-down menus to choose units of measurement. 4. Enter a numeric value to view the conversion. Apps 44 Scientific calculator The Calculator app also provides advanced arithmetic functions. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Calculator, and turn the device to landscape view. • If Auto rotate is not enabled, tap Rotate screen. Apps 45
Calendar Manage your events and tasks. Add calendars Add existing calendars to the Calendar app. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Calendar > More options. 3. Tap Manage calendars > Add account, and select an account type. 4. Enter your account information and follow the prompts. Calendar view There are several ways the calendar can be viewed. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Calendar > View, and then tap an option: • Year: Display all twelve months of this year. Swipe across the screen to display another year. • Month: Display the current month. Swipe across the screen to display another month. Events and tasks are also displayed. • Week: Display the current week. Swipe across the screen to display another week. • Day: Display today’s schedule by hour. Swipe across the screen to display another day.
• Tasks: Display all tasks. 3. Tap Today to return to the current date. Apps 46 Delete Create an event an event Use your Calendar to create events. Delete events from your Calendar. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Calendar > Add to add an event. 2. Tap Calendar, tap an event, and tap again to 3. Enter details for the event, and then tap Save. edit it. Share an event 3. Tap Delete, and confirm when prompted. Share events from your Calendar. Create a task 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. Use your Calendar to create tasks. Tasks are items you add to the calendar to be accomplished on a certain 2. Tap Calendar, tap an event, and tap again to day. A task displays as a checklist item and is removed edit it. once you mark the task as complete. 3. Tap Share, choose a sharing method, and follow 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. the prompts. 2. Tap Calendar > View > Tasks. 3. Tap Add to add a task. 4. Enter details for the task, and then tap Save. Apps 47 Calendar Delete a task settings Delete tasks from your Calendar. Use Calendar settings to customize your calendar. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Calendar, and tap a day on the calendar 2. Tap Calendar > More options > Settings. to view the tasks for the day, or tap View > Tasks. 3. Tap an option and follow the prompts. 3. Tap the Checkbox by the task to mark it as complete and remove it from the calendar. • To delete a task, tap the task to open it, tap Delete, and confirm when prompted. Apps 48 Camera and video Settings Flash Full view Switch cameras Devices andsoftwareareconstantly evolving—theillustrations youseehereareforreferenceonly. Apps 49 Gallery Take a picture Record video Take pictures Take pictures with your device’s front or rear camera. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Camera. Camera, and aim the camera at your 3. Use the display screen as a viewfinder. subject. • To focus the shot, tap the screen. When you 3. Tap Record to begin recording a video. tap the screen, a brightness scale is displayed. • To take a picture while recording, tap Capture. Slide the light bulb to adjust the brightness. • To temporarily stop recording, tap Pause. • To add an effects filter, swipe to the left and tap a preview filter to apply it to the screen. To continue recording, tap Resume. • To change the shooting mode, swipe to the 4. Tap Stop when you are finished recording. right and select a mode. • To quickly switch between the front and rear cameras, swipe the screen up or down. • To change a camera setting, tap Settings. 4. Tap Take a picture. Apps 50 Record videos Record high-quality videos using your device. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Configure shooting mode Allow the camera to determine the ideal mode for your pictures or choose from several shooting modes. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap • HDR (Rich tone): Enables the light sensitivity and color depth features of the device to produce a brighter and richer picture. • Night: Use this to take photos in low-light conditions, without using the flash. Camera, and swipe to the right to see the available shooting modes. • Sports: Take clearer pictures of fast-moving subjects. Rear camera • Sound & shot: Enrich your pictures by adding a • Auto: Allow the camera to determine the ideal few seconds of background sound. mode for the picture. Front camera • Pro: Manually adjust the ISO sensitivity, exposure value, white balance, and color tone while taking pictures. • Selfie: Take selfie shots and apply various effects, such as an airbrushed effect. • Panorama: Create a linear image by taking pictures in either a horizontal or vertical • Wide selfie: Take wide-angle selfie shots to fit more people into your pictures. direction. • Sound & shot: Enrich your pictures by adding a • Continuous shot: Touch and hold the Camera few seconds of background sound. button to take pictures continuously. Apps 51 Camera settings Use the icons on the main camera screen and the settings menu to configure your camera’s settings. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap • Video size: Select a resolution. Higher resolution requires more memory. • Save pictures as previewed: Save self-portraits or self-recordings as viewed on the camera screen, not as flipped images. Camera > Settings. • Shooting methods: Rear camera – Tap screen: Tap the screen to take selfies. • Picture size: Select a resolution. Selecting a higher resolution for higher quality requires more memory. – Show palm: Hold your hand out with your palm facing the camera to have your picture taken. • Video size: Select a resolution. Higher resolution requires more memory. • Timer: Take time-delayed pictures or videos. • Timer: Take time-delayed pictures or videos. Common Front camera • Grid lines: Display viewfinder grid lines to help compose a picture or video. • Picture size: Select a resolution. Selecting a higher resolution for higher quality requires more memory. • Location tags: Attach a GPS location tag to the picture. Apps 52 • Review pictures: Review pictures after taking them. • Quick launch: Press the Home key twice in quick succession to open the camera. • Storage location: Select the memory location. – A memory card (not included) must be installed to view Storage location. • Floating Camera button: Add a camera button that you can move anywhere on the screen. • Volume key function: Use the Volume key as the camera key, the record key, a zoom key, or for system volume. • Reset settings: Reset the camera settings. Apps 53
Clock The Clock app offers features for keeping track of time and setting alarms. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Clock, and tap a tab to use a feature. Alarm Use the Alarm tab to set one-time or recurring alarms, and choose options for how to be notified. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Clock > Add alarm. 3. Tap the following items to configure an alarm: • Date: Choose the day for this alarm. • Time: Set a time for the alarm. • Repeat: Choose when to repeat the alarm. • Alarm name: Enter a name for the alarm. • Snooze: Allow snoozing. Set interval and repeat values for the alarm while snoozing. • Alarm sound: Choose a sound to play for the alarm, and drag the slider to set the volume of the alarm. • Vibration: Choose whether the alarm uses vibration alert. • Read time aloud: Read the time aloud when the alarm rings. 4. Tap Save to save the alarm. Turn off alarm At the set alarm time, the phone sounds the alarm and/or vibrates. 1. To stop an alarm, tap Dismiss, or swipe Dismiss to the left or right. 2. To postpone the alarm, tap Snooze. Apps 54
World Delete an alarm clock You can delete an alarm that you created. The World clock lets you keep track of the current time 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. in multiple cities around the globe. 2. Tap Clock, and find the alarm in the alarm list 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. (under Alarm), and then touch and hold it to 2. Tap Clock > World clock. select it. 3. Tap Add city. 3. Tap Delete. 4. Tap Search and enter the name of the city. 5. Tap the city name in the list, and then tap Add. • To remove a city, touch and hold it, and tap Delete. Apps 55
Stopwatch Time zone converter Set a time in a city on your World clock list to see what The Stopwatch lets you time events down to a the local times would be in the other listed cities. hundredth of a second. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Clock > World clock. 2. Tap Clock > Stopwatch. 3. Tap Time zone converter. 3. Tap Start to begin timing. 4. Tap Menu to choose a different city. • To keep track of lap times, tap Lap. • To add a city to the list, tap Add city. 4. Tap Stop to end timing. 5. Swipe the hours, minutes, and period (AM or PM) • To continue timing after stopping the clock, on the clock to set a time. Local times for the tap Resume. other cities listed are automatically updated. • To reset the Stopwatch to zero, tap Reset. • To return the clock to the current time, tap Reset. Apps 56
Timer The Timer provides a countdown timer for up to 99 hours, 59 minutes, and 59 seconds. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Clock > Timer. 3. Use the keypad and tap Hours, Minutes, and Seconds to set the length of the Timer. 4. Tap Start to begin the Timer. • To temporarily stop the Timer, tap Pause. To continue timing after pausing, tap Resume. • To stop and reset the Timer, tap Cancel. Apps 57
Contacts Store and manage your contacts. You can synchronize with personal accounts added to your device. For more information, see “Add an account” on page 156. Note: The Contacts app and the Contacts tab in the Phone app have different options and functions. Add a contact Use the following procedure to add a new contact. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Contacts > Create contact, and then tap contact fields to enter information. • Choose a storage account for the contact. You can store the contact on the device or sync it with an account. • Tap Contact photo to assign a picture or an animated GIF to the new contact. • Enter a name and other contact information. – Tap Add field to enter additional entries. – Tap Remove field to remove an entry. – Tap View more for additional fields. – Tap the label to the right of an entry to choose a label for the field (for example, Home or Work). • Tap Scan business card to import contact information from a business card through the device’s camera. 3. Tap Save. Apps 58
Share Edit a contact a contact When editing a contact, you can tap a field and change Share a contact by using various sharing methods. or delete information, or you can add more fields to the contact’s list of information. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Contacts, and then tap a contact. 2. Tap Contacts, and then tap a contact. 3. Tap Details > Share. 3. Tap Details > Edit. 4. Tap either vCard file (VCF) or Text. 4. Tap any of the fields to add, change, or delete information. 5. Choose a sharing method and follow the prompts. 5. Tap Save. Apps 59
Export Import contacts contacts Your device can import contacts from an installed Manually back up contacts to an installed memory memory card (not included). card (not included). 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Contacts > More options > 2. Tap Contacts > More options > Manage contacts. Manage contacts. 3. Tap Import/Export contacts. 3. Tap Import/Export contacts. 4. Tap Import and follow the prompts. 4. Tap Export and follow the prompts. Apps 60 Link or unlink contacts Consolidate contact information from multiple sources into one contact by linking entries into a single contact. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Contacts, and then tap the contact to select it. 3. Tap Details > More options > Link contacts. 4. Tap contacts to choose them. 5. Tap Link. To unlink contacts: 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Contacts, and then tap the contact to select it. 3. Tap Details > More options > Manage linked contacts. 4. Tap Unlink beside contacts to unlink them from the main contact. Apps 61
Delete Favorites contacts When you mark contacts as favorites, they are easily Delete a single contact or multiple contacts. accessible from other apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Contacts, and then touch and hold a 2. Tap Contacts, and then tap a contact. contact to select it. 3. Tap Details. • You can also tap other contacts to select them 4. Tap Add to Favorites to mark the contact as a for deletion. favorite. The star brightens . 3. Tap Delete, and confirm when prompted. • To remove the contact from Favorites, tap Remove from Favorites. The star then dims . Apps 62 Groups You can use groups to organize your contacts. Create a group Create your own contact groups. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Contacts > Groups. 3. Tap Create, and then tap fields to enter information about the group: • Group name: Enter a name for the new group. • Group ringtone: Customize the sounds for the group. • Add member: Select contacts to add to the new group, and then tap Done. 4. Tap Save. Add or remove group contacts Add more contacts to a group, or remove contacts. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Contacts > Groups, and then tap a group. • To remove a contact, touch and hold a contact to select it, and then tap Remove. • To add a contact, tap Edit > Add member, and then tap the contacts you want to add. When finished, tap Done > Save. Send a message to a group Send a text message to members of a group. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Contacts > Groups, and then tap a group. 3. Tap More options > Send message. Apps 63
Delete Send an email to a group a group Send an email to members of a group. Delete a group you have created. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Contacts > Groups, and then tap a group. 2. Tap Contacts > Groups, and then tap a group. 3. Tap More options > Send email. 3. Tap More options > Delete. 4. Tap contacts to select them, or tap the All • To only delete the group, tap Group only. checkbox at the top of the screen to select all, and then tap Done. • To delete the group and the contacts in the group, tap Group and members. • Only group members that have an email address in their records are displayed. 5. Choose an email account and follow the prompts. Apps 64
Direct Contacts settings share These settings allow you to modify settings associated Share content directly with your contacts from within with using the Contacts app. any app. Once enabled, your frequent contacts are 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. displayed in the Share window. 2. Tap Contacts > More options > Settings. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 3. Tap an option and follow the prompts. 2. Tap Settings > Advanced features > Direct share, and tap On/Off to enable. Apps 65 Email View and manage all of your email accounts in one app. To add an email account, see “Add an email account” on page 14. Create and send an email Learn how to create and send email messages. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Email > Compose new email. • Different email account may have additional steps and options. 3. Tap the To field to manually add an email address or tap Add from Contacts to select a recipient from Contacts, Groups, or Recents. • If manually entering recipients, enter additional recipients by separating each entry with a semicolon (;). More recipients can be added at any time before the message is sent. • If adding a recipient from your Contacts, tap the contact to place a checkmark, and then tap Done. The contact is displayed in the recipients field. • Tap Show additional fields to add Cc and Bcc fields. 4. Tap the Subject and Message fields to enter text. • Tap Attach to add files, images, audio, and more to your email. • Tap More options for additional email options. 5. Review your message and tap Send. Apps 66
View Manage the inbox multiple email accounts There are several tools available from the Inbox You can view email you receive for multiple accounts, screen. or you can view email accounts individually. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Email. 2. Tap Email. • Tap a message to read and reply or forward it. 3. Tap Mailbox at the top left of the screen to • Tap Search to search for key words in your choose a different view: email inbox. • [Account name]: View email for only one • Tap Edit for additional message options. email account. • Tap Sort to customize how messages display. • All accounts: View all email in a combined inbox. Apps 67 Email Remove email accounts settings Email accounts can be removed from your device. Modify settings associated with using the Email app. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Email. 2. Tap Email. 3. Tap Mailbox > Settings. 3. Tap Mailbox > Settings. 4. Tap the account you want to remove. • Under General, tap an option, and then follow 5. Tap Remove, and confirm when prompted. the prompts. • Tap an account to configure specific settings for only that account. Apps 68
Galaxy Apps Find and download premium apps that are exclusive to Galaxy devices. A Samsung account is required to download from Galaxy Apps. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps.
2. Tap Samsung folder > Galaxy Apps.
Gallery View, edit, and manage pictures and videos. The following categories allow you to organize your content: ● Pictures: View pictures and videos in the order they were saved. Content is organized by date. ● Albums: Create custom albums to organize your pictures and videos. ● Stories: Create custom collections of related pictures and videos and share them with your contacts. View pictures Pictures stored on your device are viewable in the Gallery app. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Gallery > Pictures. Gallery > Pictures. 3. Tap a picture to view it. Swipe left or right to view other pictures or videos. • To mark the picture as a favorite, tap Favorite. The picture is added to Favorites under the Albums tab. • To access the following features, tap More options:
– Details: View and edit information about the picture, including the date created, location, and properties. – Set as wallpaper: Set the picture as wallpaper. Apps 70 Edit – Show date and location tags: See date and pictures location tags when viewing your pictures. Edit pictures stored on your device. – Print: Send the picture to a connected 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. printer. – Open in Photo Editor Pro: Edit the picture in 2. Tap Photo Editor Pro. Gallery > Pictures. 3. Tap a picture to view it. • Transform: Rotate, flip, crop, or make other changes to the overall appearance of the picture. • Effects: Add color effects. • Stickers: Overlay illustrated or animated stickers. • Draw: Add handwritten text or hand drawn content. Apps 71 Play video Play videos stored on your device. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Gallery > Pictures. Gallery > Pictures. 3. Tap a video to view it. Swipe left or right to view 3. Tap a video to view it. other pictures or videos. 4. Tap Edit to cut segments of the video. • To mark the video as a favorite, tap Favorite. The video is added to Favorites under the 5. Tap Save, and then confirm when prompted. Albums tab. • To access the following features, tap More options: – Details: View and edit information about the video, including the date created, location, and properties. – Show date and location tags: See date and location tags when viewing your videos. 4. Tap Play video to play the video. Apps 72 Edit video Edit videos stored on your device. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Share pictures and videos Share pictures and videos from the Gallery app. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap Gallery > Pictures. Gallery. 3. Tap More options > Share, and then tap 3. Tap More options > Edit. pictures and videos to select them. 4. Tap pictures and videos to select them, or tap the 4. Tap Share, and then choose an app or connection All checkbox at the top of the screen to select all to use for sharing your selection. Follow the pictures and videos. prompts. 5. Tap Delete, and confirm when prompted. Take a screenshot Capture an image of your screen. It will automatically create a Screenshots album in the Gallery app. ▶ From any screen, press and hold the Power and Volume down keys. Apps 73 Delete pictures and videos Delete pictures and videos stored on your device. 1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access Apps. 2. Tap
Google Apps Enjoy these apps from Google. Certain apps require a Google Account. Visit google.com to learn more. Chrome Browse the Internet with ChromeTM and bring your open tabs, bookmarks, and address bar data from your computer to your mobile device. Visit support.google.com/chrome to learn more. Drive Open, view, rename, and share files saved to your Google DriveTM cloud account. Visit support.google.com/drive to learn more. Duo Make one-to-one video calls. Visit support.google.com/duo to learn more. Gmail Send and receive email with Google’s web- based email service. Visit support.google.com/mail to learn more. Google Find online content with tools that learn what interests you. Turn on your personalized feed to receive customized content. Maps Get directions and other location-based information. You must enable location services to use Google Maps. For more information, see “Location” on page 115. Visit support.google.com/maps to learn more. Apps 74
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