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    User Manual
    English. 02/2016. Rev.1.0
    SM-G930F
    SM-G930FD  
    						
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    Table of Contents
    Basics
    4 Read me first
    6
     Pack
     age contents
    7
     Devic
    
    e layout
    9
     Ba
    
    ttery
    15
     SIM or USIM card (nano
    
    -SIM card)
    21
     Memor
    
    y card (microSD card)
    24
     USB connec
    
    tor
    25
     Tur
    
    ning the device on and off
    25
     T
    
    ouchscreen
    28
     Home screen
    34
     Lock scr
    
    een
    36
     Notification panel
    38
     Ent
    
    ering text
    41
     Scr
    
    een capture
    42
     Opening apps
    42
     Multi windo
    
    w
    46
     Samsung ac
    
    count
    48
     Tr
    
    ansferring data from your previous 
    device
    51
     Devic
    
    e and data management
    53
     Quick c
    
    onnect
    57
     Sharing f
    
    eatures
    58
     Emergenc
    
    y mode
    Applications
    59 Installing or uninstalling apps
    61
     P
     hone
    65
     C
    
    ontacts
    68
     M
    
    essages
    71
     I
    
    nternet
    73
     Email
    74
     C
    
    amera
    95
     G
    
    allery
    98
     Samsung P
    
    ay
    101
     Samsung G
    
    ear
    102
     Game Launcher
    105
     S Planner
    106
     S Health
    109
     S Voic
    
    e
    111
     Voic
    
    e Recorder
    113
     My F
    
    iles
    113
     M
    
    emo
    114
     Clock
    115
     C
    
    alculator
    116
     Google apps  
    						
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    3
    Appendix
    152 Accessibility
    167
     T
     roubleshooting
    173
     Remo
    
    ving the battery
    Settings
    118 Introduction
    118
     W
     i-Fi
    120
     Bluet
    
    ooth
    122
     Fligh
    
    t mode
    122
     Mobile hotspot and t
    
    ethering
    123
     Data usage
    124
     SIM card manager (dual SIM models)
    125
     Mobile net
    
    works
    125
     NFC and paymen
    
    t
    128
     Mor
    
    e connection settings
    130
     Smart M
    
    anager
    132
     A
    
    pplications
    133
     Sounds and vibr
    
    ation
    134
     Notifica
    
    tions
    134
     Do not distur
    
    b
    135
     Displa
    
    y
    136
     Adv
    
    anced features
    137
     W
    
    allpaper
    138
     T
    
    hemes
    138
     Home screen
    138
     Lock scr
    
    een and security
    143
     Pr
    
    ivacy and safety
    147
     Easy mode
    147
     A
    
    ccessibility
    148
     A
    
    ccounts
    148
     Backup and r
    
    eset
    149
     Language and input
    150
     Ba
    
    ttery
    150
     S
    
    torage
    151
     Dat
    
    e and time
    151
     User manual
    151
     About devic
    
    e   
    						
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    Basics
    Read me first
    Please read this manual before using the device to ensure safe and proper use.
    •	Descriptions are based on the device’s default settings.
    •	Some content may differ from your device depending on the region, service provider, 
    model specifications, or device’s software.
    •	Content (high quality content) that requires high CPU and RAM usage will affect the 
    overall performance of the device. Apps related to the content may not work properly 
    depending on the device’s specifications and the environment that it is used in.
    •	Samsung is not liable for performance issues caused by apps supplied by providers other 
    than Samsung.
    •	Samsung is not liable for performance issues or incompatibilities caused by edited 
    registry settings or modified operating system software. Attempting to customise the 
    operating system may cause the device or apps to work improperly.
    •	Software, sound sources, wallpapers, images, and other media provided with this device 
    are licensed for limited use. Extracting and using these materials for commercial or other 
    purposes is an infringement of copyright laws. Users are entirely responsible for illegal 
    use of media.
    •	You may incur additional charges for data services, such as messaging, uploading and 
    downloading, auto-syncing, or using location services depending on your data plan. For 
    large data transfers, it is recommended to use the Wi-Fi feature.
    •	Default apps that come with the device are subject to updates and may no longer be 
    supported without prior notice. If you have questions about an app provided with 
    the device, contact a Samsung Service Centre. For user-installed apps, contact service 
    providers.
    •	Modifying the device’s operating system or installing softwares from unofficial sources 
    may result in device malfunctions and data corruption or loss. These actions are violations 
    of your Samsung licence agreement and will void your warranty.  
    						
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    •	Depending on the region or model, some devices are required to receive approval from 
    the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). If your device is approved by the FCC, 
    you can view the FCC ID of the device. To view the FCC ID, tap 
    Apps → Settings → 
    About device → Battery info.
    •	Depending on the region, you can view the regulatory information on the device. To view 
    the information, tap 
    Apps → Settings → About device → Regulatory information.
    Maintaining water and dust resistance
    Your device supports water- and dust-resistance. Follow these tips carefully to maintain the 
    water- and dust-resistance of your device. Failure to do so may result in damage to your 
    device.
    •	Do not immerse the device in water deeper than 1.5 m and keep it submerged for more 
    than 30 minutes .
    •	Do not expose the device to water moving with force, such as running water from taps, 
    ocean waves, or waterfalls.
    •	If the device is exposed to clean water, dry it thoroughly with a clean, soft cloth. If the 
    device is exposed to other liquids, rinse it with clean water and dry it thoroughly with a 
    clean, soft cloth. If you do not follow these instructions, the device’s performance and 
    appearance may be affected.
    •	If the device has been immersed in water or the microphone, speaker, or receiver is 
    wet, sound may not be heard clearly during a call. Wipe the device with a dry cloth or dry 
    it thoroughly before using it.
    •	The touchscreen and other features may not work properly if the device is used in water.
    •	Your device has been tested in a controlled environment and certified to be water- 
    and dust-resistant in specific situations (meets requirements of classification IP68 as 
    described by the international standard IEC 60529-Degrees of Protection provided 
    by Enclosures [IP Code]; test conditions: 15-35°C, 86-106 kPa, 1.5 metre, 30 minutes). 
    Despite this classification, it is still possible for your device to be damaged in certain 
    situations.   
    						
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    Instructional icons
    Warning: situations that could cause injury to yourself or others
    Caution: situations that could cause damage to your device or other equipment
    Notice: notes, usage tips, or additional information
    Package contents
    Check the product box for the following items:
    •	Device
    •	Quick start guide
    •	The items supplied with the device and any available accessories may vary 
    depending on the region or service provider.
    •	The supplied items are designed only for this device and may not be compatible 
    with other devices.
    •	Appearances and specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
    •	You can purchase additional accessories from your local Samsung retailer. Make 
    sure they are compatible with the device before purchase.
    •	Use only Samsung-approved accessories. Using unapproved accessories may cause 
    the performance problems and malfunctions that are not covered by the warranty.
    •	Availability of all accessories is subject to change depending entirely on 
    manufacturing companies. For more information about available accessories, refer 
    to the Samsung website.   
    						
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    Device layout
    Microphone
    Loud speaker
    Back key
    Multipurpose jack Front camera
    Receiver
    Power key
    Touchscreen
    Recents key
    Headset jack Home key (Fingerprint 
    recognition sensor)
    LED indicator
    Proximity sensorSIM card / Memory card 
    tray
    GPS antenna
    Main antenna Volume key
    NFC antenna / MST  antenna / Wireless  charging coil
    Rear camera
    Microphone
    Flash      
    						
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    •	Connectivity problems and battery drain may occur in the following situations:
    	–If you attach metallic stickers on the antenna area of the device
    	–If you attach a device cover made with metallic material to the device
    	–If you cover the device’s antenna area with your hands or other objects while 
    using certain features, such as calls or the mobile data connection
    •	Using a Samsung-approved screen protector is recommended. Unapproved screen 
    protectors may cause the sensors to malfunction.
    Keys
    KeyFunction
    Power
    •	Press and hold to turn the device on or off.
    •	Press to turn on or lock the screen.
    Recents
    •	Tap to open the list of recent apps.
    •	Tap and hold to launch the split screen view.
    Home
    •	Press to turn on the screen while the screen is locked.
    •	Press to return to the Home screen.
    •	Press and hold to launch Google.
    Back
    •	Tap to return to the previous screen.
    •	Tap and hold to access additional options for the current 
    screen.
    Volume•	Press to adjust the device volume.   
    						
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    Battery
    Charging the battery
    Charge the battery before using it for the first time or when it has been unused for extended 
    periods.
    Use only Samsung-approved chargers, batteries, and cables. Unapproved chargers or 
    cables can cause the battery to explode or damage the device.
    1 Connect the USB cable to the USB power adaptor, and then plug the end of the USB cable 
    into the multipurpose jack.
    Connecting the charger improperly may cause serious damage to the device. Any 
    damage caused by misuse is not covered by the warranty.
    2 Plug the USB power adaptor into an electric socket.               
    						
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    3 After fully charging, disconnect the device from the charger. First unplug the charger 
    from the device, and then unplug it from the electric socket.
    To save energy, unplug the charger when not in use. The charger does not have a 
    power switch, so you must unplug the charger from the electric socket when not in 
    use to avoid wasting power. The charger should remain close to the electric socket 
    and easily accessible while charging.
    Viewing the remaining charging time
    While charging, open the Home screen and tap Apps → Settings → Battery.
    The actual charging time may vary depending on the status of your device and the 
    charging conditions. The remaining charging time may not be displayed when you 
    charge the device in very cold or very hot conditions.
    Reducing the battery consumption
    Your device provides various options that help you conserve battery power.
    •	Optimise the device using the Smart manager.
    •	When you are not using the device, switch to sleep mode by pressing the Power key.
    •	Activate power saving mode.
    •	Close unnecessary apps.
    •	Deactivate the Bluetooth feature when not in use.
    •	Deactivate the Wi-Fi feature when not in use.
    •	Deactivate auto-syncing of apps that need to be synced, such as emails.
    •	Decrease the backlight time.
    •	Decrease the screen brightness.   
    						
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