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Verizon Verizon SmartHub with Voice
Verizon 4G LTE USB Modem UML295
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Accessories

Accessories FAQs
[FAQs]
Information about accessories from Verizon Wireless.

Activation, Setup & User Guides

Total Equipment Coverage, Wireless Phone Protection and Extended Warranty
[General Information]
Learn which device insurance program is right for you. Get coverage for a device that is lost, stolen, damaged or get an extended warranty to cover defects.
How to Replace a Lost, Stolen or Broken Device
[General Information]
Learn how to file an insurance claim. See options for replacing your phone or tablet if it's lost, stolen, broken, defective or otherwise needs replacement.
Activate, Switch or Bring Your Own Device FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn how to set up a new or old device on an existing line of your account online through My Verizon.
Device Return Instructions
[General Information]
Easy to follow, step-by-step instructions for returning a device to Verizon Wireless.
Using My Verizon to Activate a Phone or Bring your own device
[General Information]
Learn how to use My Verizon to activate a new phone or bring your own device (BYOD) to a new or existing line on your account.
Transfer Contacts and Other Content Between Devices with this Interactive Guide
[Online Tool]
Use our online tool to guide you step by step to back up and transfer content. Choose the best method from Verizon Cloud, the Content Transfer app or USBcomputer.
Top 10 Things to Do with Your New Smartphone
[General Information]
Learn how to set up your new smartphone with important features and functions. Get the most out of your new phone with this list of practical tips.
Verizon Cloud - How to Use Guide
[How to Use Guide]
Get step-by-step instructions for how to sign up for and use Verizon Cloud online. Upload and back up your contacts, pictures, videos, music, documents and more.
Activating Your New Verizon Wireless Smartphone
[How to Use Guide]
Learn how to activate and set up your new Apple iPhone or Android smartphone with Verizon Wireless.
How to Activate Your Device
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to activate a new device, or switch between devices, on your existing My Verizon account.
Length: 3:07
What is Verizon Cloud?
[Video]
Watch this video to learn about the features of Verizon Cloud - like content transfer, media storage, photo printing and more.
Length: 2:12
Swap Phone Numbers between Devices on Your Account
[General Information]
Learn how to swap numbers quickly between two devices on your account using My Verizon. Get instructions on how to order a new sim card.
How to Swap Phones on Your Account
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to switch your device with another person on your account.
Length: 1:54
Getting Started with Your New Smartphone
[Video]
Are you upgrading to a new smartphone? This video shows the steps to transition from your old phone to your new one.
Length: 2:00
Account Sync Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a Samsung Account - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Alerts & Reminders

Back Up & Transfer Content

Transfer Contacts & Other Content Between Devices
[General Information]
Find the best way to transfer your pictures, videos, contacts and other content from one device to another. See step-by-step instructions for devices by operating system.
Use the Content Transfer App to Move Content Between Devices
[Video]
With the Content Transfer app, it's easy to transfer your contacts and other content from your old phone to your new phone. Find out how.
Length: 2:58
Access Content Transfer App - Android® Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to download and install the Content Transfer app to your Android Smartphone.
Download and Install Content Transfer App - Android® Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to download and install the Content Transfer app on an Android smartphone.
Export / Import / Synchronize Contacts - Comma Separated Values (.csv) File or Vcard
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to export contacts to or import contacts from a .csv file or Vcard.
Transfer Content with Samsung Smart Switch™ Mobile App
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to transfer content from your old device to your current Samsung phone.
Export Contacts as a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) File - Yahoo! Mail
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to export your contacts to a CSV file using Yahoo Mail.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Backing Up Call History and Messages
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide on how to back up call history and messages with Verizon Cloud on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Backing Up Contacts
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to back up contacts so you never lose them and can transfer them to a new device with Verizon Cloud on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Backing Up Photos, Videos, Music and Documents
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to back up your photos, videos, music and documents with Verizon Cloud so you never lose your content and can free up memory on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Downloading Files from Verizon Cloud
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to download files from Verizon Cloud onto your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Setting Up Verizon Cloud
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to set up Verizon Cloud on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Upgrading Your Backup Storage Plan
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to get more Verizon Cloud storage using your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Transfer Content - Content Transfer App - Android® Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to use the Content Transfer app on your Android smartphone to transfer content between devices

Basics

Remove Connected Device (E911) - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to remove a device from your Connected Devices list via the My Verizon website.
Determining Verizon Wireless Service Availability - Verizon Wireless Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Our Verizon coverage map may show why you're having trouble with device setup/activation, media transfers, apps, data connections, email, messaging, and placing or receiving calls.
Check Verizon Wireless Coverage - International
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're planning a trip here's how to check for coverage around the world.
Update Connected Device Emergency Address (E911) - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to update the e911 address, used by emergency personnel, on your device.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Accessing Settings
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to access the Settings on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Getting to Know Your Phone
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive map of the buttons and Home screen of your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Turning the Phone On and Off
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to turn your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone on and off.

Battery & Power

Power & Charging Issues - Non-Removable Battery Devices
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're having issues with your non-removable battery charging or not holding a charge, view this info.
Battery Issues - Battery Usage
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Power & Charging Issues - Removable Battery Devices
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're having issues with your removable battery charging or not holding a charge, here are some helpful tips.
Battery Troubleshooting Basics
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Wireless Charging FAQs
[FAQs]
Information about wireless charging with your mobile device.
Turn Battery Optimization On / Off - Android® 6.0 and higher (Samsung)
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Battery optimization helps conserve battery power on your Samsung device and is turned on by default.
Battery Overview - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Extend Battery Life - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Insert Battery - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Power Saver Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove Battery - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Using Ultra Power Saving Mode
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to conserve your phone's battery with Ultra Power Saving mode on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
View Battery Status - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Bluetooth

Bluetooth FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn more about Bluetooth wireless networking, and how to use it on your Verizon Wireless devices.
Bluetooth Car Kit Compatibility
[How to Use Guide]
Bluetooth® Car Kit Compatibility
Connect your Vehicle to Bluetooth®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Bluetooth® Help Guide
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's info on pairing Bluetooth with your vehicle and some FAQs.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Pairing with a Bluetooth® Device
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to pair a Bluetooth device to your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Sending Photos Using Bluetooth®
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to send photos to another Bluetooth device, like a tablet or printer, with your Samsung Galaxy S4.

Calling & Dialing

Remove a Block - Call & Message Blocking - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To add a free temporary block to stop unwanted calls and messages, view this info. If you're having issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Add a Block - Call & Message Blocking - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to temporarily block unwanted calls and messages via the My Verizon website.
Verizon Messages - HD Video Calling
[Video]
The Verizon Messages offers HD voice and video calling on your tablet through the app. Watch this video to learn how to set up HD calling and make calls.
Length: 1:46
Place an International Call
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's info on rates and dialing instructions for international calls made from inside and outside the US.
Ensure The 10-Digit Mobile Number Or Email Address is Being Entered Correctly
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This may help if you're having trouble sending a picture/text message. If you're having other issues with your device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Call Waiting - Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Auto Reject or Ignore Call - Android
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a Speed Dial - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Call History - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Call a Number - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
DTMF - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Redial - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove a Speed Dial - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Changing the Ringtone
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to change the sound your phone makes when receiving a call on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Dialing by Voice
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to place a call using your voice on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Ignoring a Call and Replying with a Text Message
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for ignoring a call and replying with a text message to the caller on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Placing a Call to a Contact
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to place a call to a contact using your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Placing a Call to a New Number
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to place a call to a new number using your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Returning to a Call
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide on how to return to a call on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Setting to Silent
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for setting your Samsung Galaxy S4 to silent.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Switching Between Calls
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to switch between two phone calls on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Teaching Kids How to Call 911
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to teach kids to call 911 on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Turning Airplane Mode On and Off
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide for turning Airplane mode on and off for your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Viewing a Missed Call and Adding It as a Contact
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for viewing a missed call and adding it as a contact on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.

Camera, Photos & Videos

Ensure Picture / Video Message does not Exceed File Size Limit
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're having issues sending/receiving pictures and videos, this may help. If you're having other issues with your device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Google™ Photos
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Camera Settings Support
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Record and Share a Video - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To record and share a video on your Samsung Galaxy S4, view this info.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Adjusting the Video Setting for Sharing
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to adjust the video settings for easy sharing on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Capturing and Viewing Screenshots
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for capturing and viewing photos of the screen on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Changing the File Size of Pictures
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to change the file size of a picture on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Recording a Video
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to record a video using your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Setting a Picture as Wallpaper
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for setting a picture you've taken as the wallpaper on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Sharing Photos
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to share photos with other devices or on social networks using your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Sharing Videos
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide on how to share a video with other devices or on social networks using your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Taking a Picture
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to take a picture using your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Taking a Picture While Recording a Video
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to take a picture while recording a video on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Taking a Selfie
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for taking a selfie on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Turning the Flash On and Off
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide to turning the flash on and off for taking pictures with your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Using Drama Mode
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for using Drama mode to merge several pictures together on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Using Dual Shot
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for using Dual Shot to take a picture with both cameras at the same time on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Using Eraser Mode
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for using Eraser mode to remove unwanted objects in pictures on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Zooming In and Out
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to zoom in and out for video recording with your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Zooming In and Out
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to zoom in and out for taking pictures on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Take and Share a Picture - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To take and share a picture on your Samsung Galaxy S4, view this info.

Computer/PC Connectivity

Create a Paired Connection - Windows® 7
[Device-Specific Instructions]
USB Debugging Mode - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Contacts

Transfer Contacts and Other Content Between Devices with this Interactive Guide
[Online Tool]
Use our online tool to guide you step by step to back up and transfer content. Choose the best method from Verizon Cloud, the Content Transfer app or USBcomputer.
Managing Contacts Using My Verizon
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to manage your contacts using My Cloud Media & Contacts in your My Verizon account. See how to remove, restore and sync your contacts.
Length: 2:21
Managing Duplicate Contacts Using Your Android Device
[Video]
Want to clean up space on your phone? Watch this video to learn how to merge duplicate contacts on your Android device.
Length: 3:21
Managing Duplicate Contacts Using Google
[Video]
Want to clean up space on your phone? Watch this video to learn how to merge duplicate contacts by using your Google account.
Length: 2:45
Import Contacts From a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) / vCard file - Gmail™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This helps import contacts/numbers to Gmail from a saved file (.csv). If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Check for Duplicate Contacts Stored in Multiple Accounts - Android® Smartphone
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to resolve duplicate contacts if you are using multiple backup options on your device.
Export Contacts as a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) / vCard File - Gmail
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to export contacts from your Gmail account to a CSV file.
Import / Export Contacts from Comma Separated Values (*.csv) / vCard Files - Macintosh Contacts
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's steps on how to import and export contacts to your Macintosh computer.
Choose Contacts to Display on Device
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If your phone is displaying duplicate contacts, view this info.
Import Contact / Address Book Info to a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) File - Microsoft® Outlook
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to import your contacts into Microsoft Outlook using a CSV file.
Add a Contact - Push To Talk Plus
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to add a contact using Push to Talk Plus.
Import Contacts - Android® - Gmail
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a Contact - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Delete a Contact - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Edit a Contact - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Adding a Contact
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to add a contact to your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Adding and Deleting Contacts from Favorites
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to add and delete a contact from your Favorites on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Assigning a Picture to a Contact
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to assign a picture to an existing contact on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Assigning a Ringtone to a Contact
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to assign a ringtone to a contact on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Creating a Group and Adding Contacts to It
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to make a group and add people to it on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Sharing a Contact's Information
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for sharing a contact's information using your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.

Data

Bonus Data FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about the options to add bonus data to your devices on the new Verizon Plan.
Data Usage FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about how your devices use data and what tools are available to monitor your data allowance. See how to view current and historical data usage and set up data alert messages.
PopData FAQs - Purchase 30- or 60-minute 4G LTE Data Sessions
[FAQs]
PopData is an all-you-can-stream data connection that's faster and more secure than most public Wi-Fi hotspots. Available in 30 and 60-minute sessions.
Data Utilization FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about a free online tool that helps you understand how the devices on your account are using data. Access it through My Verizon and My Verizon Mobile.
Data Gifting FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about the data gifting program where you can give extra data to others as a gift, and receive it too.
Turn Facebook® Video Auto Play On / Off
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to turn automatic video play for Facebook on or off.
Conserve Data Usage - Google+
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Data Roaming - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Manage Data Usage - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to change the data usage cycle on your device, view data usage and set data warnings and limits.
Turn Data On / Off - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Date & Time

Auto Date and Time - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you want your smartphone to automatically populate the date and time based on your location, view this info.

Device ID & Info

Troubleshooting FAQs
[FAQs]
Frequently Asked Questions about device Troubleshooting from Verizon Wireless. Get quick answers to common device issues.
Damaged Device Fee FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about the Damaged Device Fee that's charged if you turn in your device for a Certified Like-New Replacement and your returned device has been misused.
Check for Water Damage - Samsung
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to help determine if your Samsung device has liquid damage.
View Device Info - Verizon Wireless Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you need the Device ID for a lost or stolen phone for an insurance claim or police report, this info can help. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Locating the 4G SIM PIN / PUK
[How to Use Guide]
Learn how to find the SIM PIN and PUK numbers for your 4G LTE SIM card.
Identifying Device Damage - How to Use Guide
[How to Use Guide]
Get detailed guidelines on what type of damage or misuse excludes you from obtaining a warranty replacement for your broken device.
Locating ESN or MEID Numbers on Handsets
[General Information]
How to locate the ESN or MEID number on handsets.
Check for Physical Damage
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to help determine if your device has damage.
View MAC Address - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Phone Info - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Phone Number - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Device Settings

Turn TalkBack On / Off - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Configure Company Name ID
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Adjust Font Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Airplane Mode - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
DLNA Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Manage Interruptions - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Multi window - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Quick Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Reset All Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Restriction Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Adjusting the Screen Timeout
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for saving energy on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone by adjusting the screen timeout.
Screen Mirroring - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Touch Screen Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Email/Gmail

Unlock a Gmail™ Account
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to unlock your Gmail Account if you don't know your username or password.
Create Gmail Account
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Update the Gmail Password - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Recover Gmail™ Sign-in Information
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to reset your Google/GMail account if you are having problems.
Internet Spam Blocking - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To permanently block text message spam sent from email addresses, email domains and/or text nicknames, view this info. If you're having issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Launch Good Mobile Messaging - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Standard Email Messaging Ports
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Import Contacts From a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) / vCard file - Gmail™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This helps import contacts/numbers to Gmail from a saved file (.csv). If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Change Password - Good Mobile Messaging - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to change your Good Mobile Messaging password on Android devices.
Configure the Email Client to Leave Messages on Server after Retrieval
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This often helps if you get emails on your computer/PC but not on your phone. If you're having other issues with your phone/device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Export Contacts as a Comma Separated Values (*.csv) / vCard File - Gmail
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to export contacts from your Gmail account to a CSV file.
Delete Gmail™ Messages - Android® 
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Gmail™ Messages - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to view a Gmail message on your device.
Configure the Email Client to Leave Messages on Server after Retrieval - Windows®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This often helps if you get emails on your computer/PC but not on your phone. If you're having other issues with your phone/device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Gmail™ Notifications - Android® 
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Reply to a Gmail™ Message - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Gmail™ Auto Signature - Android® 
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Configure the Email Client to Leave Messages on Server after Retrieval - Macintosh®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This often helps if you get emails on your computer/PC but not on your phone. If you're having other issues with your phone/device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Create a New Google™ Account - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To create a new Google (Gmail) account for your Samsung Galaxy S4, view this info.
Delete Email Messages - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Email Account Data Usage Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To modify data usage options for the personal email account on your Galaxy S4, view this info.
Email Account Signature Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To enter or edit the personal email signature on your Galaxy S4 view this info.
Gmail™ Sync - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Forwarding an Email
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to forward an email on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Including an Email Attachment
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to add an attachment, like a document or photo, to an email with your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Replying to an Email
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for replying to an email on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Sending an Email
[Interactive Simulation]
A step-by-step visual guide for sending an email using your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Sending an Email to a Group
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to send an email to a group on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Setting Up Corporate Email
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to set up a business email account on your Samsung Galaxy S4 so you can keep up with work wherever you go.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Setting Up Personal Email
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to set up a personal email account on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Switching Between Email Accounts
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to access and use multiple email accounts on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Troubleshooting Personal and Corporate Email
[Video]
Learn to fix your personal and corporate email with just a few simple steps.
Length: 3:21
View Email Messages - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Find My Phone

How to Find Your Phone
[How to Use Guide]
Learn how to locate a lost or stolen device. Find instructions for using a recovery method for your Android, Apple, Windows, Blackberry or Basic phone.
Turn Find My Device On / Off - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's info on how to remotely locate, lock, ring or erase your Android device.
Remotely Lock Device - Find My Device - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to remotely locate and lock your device.
Remotely Erase Device - Find My Device - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's info on how to remotely locate and erase your Android device.
Remotely Ring Device - Find My Device - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to cause your Android device to remotely ring so you can locate it.
Remotely Locate Device - Find My Device - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you would like to locate your device remotely, view this info.

Gestures & Motions

Proximity Sensor On / Off - Samsung
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Gestures - Google Maps™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Motions and Gestures - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Google Backup & restore

GPS & Location Based Services

Find My Mobile - Samsung
[Device-Specific Instructions]
E911 Compliance FAQs
[FAQs]
Review information about calling 911 from your mobile phone.
Find Driving Directions - Google™ Maps
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Wireless Location Based Services FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about location based services.
Find Current Location - Google Maps™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Download an Offline Map (Google Maps™)
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Improving GPS Performance
[Device-Specific Instructions]
GPS Location Settings - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to view / change GPS location settings, which can affect battery life and location accuracy.
Add Layers - Google Maps™
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Home Screen

Mode Change - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Adding Folders to the Home Screen
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to add apps to folders on the Home screen of your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Adding Widgets and Apps to the Home Screen
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to add widgets to the Home screen of your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Adding and Deleting a Home Screen
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to add or delete a Home screen on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Adjusting Widgets and Apps on the Home Screen
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to move widgets and apps on the Home screen of your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Removing Widgets and Apps from the Home Screen
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide on how to remove widgets and apps from the Home screen of your Samsung Galaxy S4.

Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot FAQs
[FAQs]
Get an Internet connection by accessing your device's Wi Fi using Mobile Hotspot. Learn how to connect devices. Understand how your plan will be charged.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Setting Up Mobile Hotspot
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to set up mobile hotspot on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone to securely share your Internet connection with other devices.

Internet & Web Browser

View Browser History - Android
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Save Pictures from Browser - Chrome™ Browser - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to save a photo on your Android Chrome Browser.
Disable Work Offline - Internet Browser
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to check to see if you are offline when unable to connect to the Internet on your computer/PC with Internet Explorer, Chrome or Firefox.
Determining Internet Connection Speeds
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If your connection speeds are slower than expected here's info on how you can test them.
Reboot the Router
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you can't connect to your Wi-Fi router, rebooting or restarting the may help.
Clear Temporary Internet Files - Chrome™ Browser - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're getting a 'page cannot be displayed' error or can't browse the internet, follow these steps.
Access Websites - Chrome™ Browser - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to access the Chrome browser on your Android device.
Access Websites - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Bookmarking a Website
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to bookmark a website on your Samsung Galaxy S4 so you can easily find it again.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Navigating to a Website
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to go to a website on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Opening and Closing a Web Browser Window
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual walkthrough of opening, closing and switching between web browser windows on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Reading Websites Later
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual walkthrough of how to save websites to read later on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Searching the Web by Voice
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover How to Use your voice to search the web on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Web Browser - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Keyboard

Turn Voice Input On / Off - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to use voice input instead of the keyboard on your Android device to type hands-free.

Language

Asian Language FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn the basics about using Asian languages on smartphones or tablets, including how to find a device that offers the language you want.
Language Selection - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Changing the Language
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive guide for changing the language settings on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.

Lock, Unlock, Password & Security

Restore Default Settings - Samsung
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Setting Screen Security
[Interactive Simulation]
A walkthrough for setting screen security to keep others from using your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Unlocking the Screen
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to unlock the screen of your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Set Up Screen Lock - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View this info for options to lock your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Smart Lock - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn Off Screen Lock - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To disable the screen lock setting on your Galaxy S4, check out this info.
Unlock Screen - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to unlock the screen on your Samsung Galaxy S4.

Memory/Storage

View Storage Meter / Upgrade Memory - Verizon Cloud - Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To see how much Cloud storage you have left or to add more storage for pictures, music, videos and documents, view this info. If you're having issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Format SD Card via PC
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Check Memory - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Format SD Card - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Insert SD Card - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View these instructions to insert a memory card into your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Remove SD Card - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Inserting a microSD Card
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to insert a microSD card into your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Removing a micro SD Card
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to remove a microSD card from your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.

Navigating & Multitasking

Air View - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Multitasking Between Apps
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for accessing and closing open apps on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Navigating Multiple Home Screens
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for navigating multiple Home screens on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Using the Notification Panel
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for using the Notification Panel on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Smart Screen - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Near Field Communication (NFC)

S Beam™ On / Off - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Using Near Field Communication and Android Beam™
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn How to Use NFC and Android Beam to share content wirelessly using your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Tap & Pay - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To set up your Samsung Galaxy S4 to pay for items just by touching your phone to a reader at a checkout register, view this info.
Transfer Data via Android Beam - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To wirelessly transfer data from your Galaxy S 4 to another NFC-capable device, view this info.
Turn Android Beam On / Off - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To turn Android Beam on your Samsung Galaxy S4 on/off, view this info.
Turn NFC On / Off - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Operating System & Software

Software Update - Software Upgrade Assistant (Samsung)
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you need help/assistance upgrading the software on your Samsung device or the software update failed, this info helps. If you're having other issues with your phone or device, visit our Troubleshooting Assistant. These walk you through solutions for issues you may have with your device.
Android Operating System (OS) FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about the Android operating system, including what it is, how to find your version, how to get an update and more.
Repair Assistant - Software Upgrade Assistant (Samsung)
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you need help or assistance upgrading the software on your device, or the software update failed, this info helps.
Samsung Galaxy S 4 Software Update
[Updates]
Discover the benefits of the most recent software update and view instructions to see how to download the software to your device.
Initial Setup - Software Upgrade Assistant (Samsung)
[Device-Specific Instructions]
This shows how to install the Samsung Upgrade Assistant on your computer/PC or Mac.
Remove Ransomware From the Device - Android
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Factory Data Reset (Powered Off) - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If your Galaxy S4 has a blank or frozen screen or calling, app, audio and syncing issues, view this.
Factory Data Reset (Powered On) - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to reset your Galaxy S4 has a blank or frozen screen or calling, app, audio and syncing issues.
View Software Version - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

SIM Card

4G LTE SIM Card FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about 4G LTE SIM cards, which are necessary for using our 4G LTE network with your mobile device.
4G SIM Card Information
[General Information]
Learn about 4G SIM cards, what they're used for, and how to activate and install one on your device.
Locate the 4G SIM PIN / PUK - My Verizon Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're unable to make or receive calls or connect to the internet, this could help.
4G SIM Card Tips and Tricks
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Insert SIM Card - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View these instructions to insert a SIM card into your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Modify SIM PIN - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Remove SIM Card - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Inserting a Micro SIM Card
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to insert a micro SIM card into your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Removing a Micro SIM Card
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to remove a micro SIM card from your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Turn SIM PIN On / Off - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Unblock SIM PIN - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View SIM Card Number - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Social Networking

Galaxy S 4 Account Setup - Facebook
[Video]
Watch this video to learn how to set up Facebook on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Length: 1:33
Manage Facebook® Privacy
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Adding a Facebook® Account
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to access your Facebook account on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Logging Out of Facebook®
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to log out of Facebook on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Posting Facebook® Status Updates
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual walkthrough on how to update your Facebook status on your Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.

Sounds, Volume & Audio

Resolve Volume Issues
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Call Sound Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Save a Ringtone - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Set Ringtones - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Speakerphone - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn Off All Sounds - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Vibrate Mode - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Volume Controls - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Starter Mode

Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Adding and Removing Contacts from Favorites
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to add a contact to the favorites contacts screen while in Easy mode on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Adding and Removing Favorite Apps from the Home Screen in Easy Mode
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to add and remove your favorite apps from the Home screen while in Easy mode on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Making a Phone Call
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to make a phone call in Easy mode on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Navigating Multiple Home Screens
[Interactive Simulation]
A visual guide for navigating multiple Home screens in Easy mode on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Switching Back to Standard Mode
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to switch back to Standard mode from Easy mode on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Switching to Easy Mode
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to switch to Easy mode on your Samsung Galaxy S4.

Status Indicators/Lights

View Signal Strength - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to view signal strength on the Samsung Galaxy S 4.

Text & Multimedia Messaging

Create and Send a Text Message - Verizon Wireless Website
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to send a text message from your computer/PC via your My Verizon account.
Text Messaging FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn to send and receive text messages, how to store your texts and block unwanted texts, and how you are charged for texts by plan.
Verizon Messages - Basic Use
[Video]
Learn about the basic use of Verizon Messages, a text messaging app that lets you easily send and receive messages, attach photos to texts or group message.
Length: 1:24
Text to Landline FAQs
[FAQs]
Learn about sending a text message to a non-mobile phone, including how much it costs and how the recipient will get the message.
Send Picture/Video Message using Email
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Verizon Messages - On the Move
[Video]
With Verizon Messages, schedule a message to be sent at a later time or date and use driving mode to stay safe while you're on the road.
Length: 2:04
Verizon Messages - Getting Creative
[Video]
Add a personal touch to your messages with some of the easy tools in Verizon Messages. Customize pictures, and even send an eGift from one of over 30 merchants.
Length: 1:31
Ensure the 10-digit Mobile Number or Email Address is Entered Correctly for International Messages
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to troubleshoot sending an international text message.
Picture/Video Messaging Email Address
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Delete Messages - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Attaching a Video to a Text Message
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to attach a video to a text message from your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Forwarding a Text Message
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to forward a text message from your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Recording a Message
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to record a text message from your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Replying to a Text Message
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to reply to a text message from your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Sending a Text Message
[Interactive Simulation]
An interactive how-to guide for sending a text message on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Sending a Text Message to a Group
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to send a text message to a group of your contacts from your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Text Message Signature - Android™
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View Text Messages - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts

Top 10 Things to Do with Your New Smartphone
[General Information]
Learn how to set up your new smartphone with important features and functions. Get the most out of your new phone with this list of practical tips.
Access Menus with Long Press - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Capture a Screenshot - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Changing S Voice™ Settings
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to change the S Voice settings on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Finding More Help
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to find more help, like tutorials and tips, for using your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Setting Up Your S Health™ Profile
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to set up your S Health profile on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Setting a Calendar Alarm
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to set a calendar alarm using S Voice on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Setting up WatchON
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn How to Use set up WatchON using your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Sharing a Translation
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to share a translation through voice on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Translating Through Text
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to translate through text on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Translating Through Voice
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to translate speech with S Translator on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Using Air View
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn How to Use Air View on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Using Multi Window
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn How to Use Multi Window on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Using Preset Phrases
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover How to Use preset phrases on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Using S Voice™
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover How to Use S Voice to complete various tasks on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Using the Pedometer
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to track your steps using your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Set Up Printing - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
To set up your Samsung Galaxy S4 for printing, view this info.

Visual & Hearing Accessibility

Turn TalkBack On / Off - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Accessibility Settings - Android®
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Here's how to configure common accessibility settings for your Android smartphone or tablet.
TTY Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Turn Assisted Dialing On / Off - Samsung Smartphones
[Device-Specific Instructions]
If you're getting an error message when placing calls, view this info.

Wallpapers/Theme

Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Changing the Wallpaper
[Interactive Simulation]
Discover how to change the wallpaper on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
Set Wallpaper - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

Wi-Fi & Network

Wi-Fi FAQs
[FAQs]
Use Wi-Fi to get a wireless connection to the Internet. Learn how to use Wi Fi to avoid data charges.
Access Wi-Fi Direct - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Add a Wi-Fi Network - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Manually Add a Wi-Fi Network - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
View this info if the Wi-Fi network you want to add to your Galaxy S4 doesn't display.
Network Mode Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Simulator: Connecting to a Wi-Fi Network
[Interactive Simulation]
Learn how to connect your Samsung Galaxy S4 to a Wi-Fi network so you can access the Internet without using data.
Troubleshooting a Wi-Fi Connection
[Video]
Having issues with your Wi-Fi connection? Have no fear! Follow these simple steps to get your Wi-Fi connection up and running.
Length: 2:55
Turn Wi-Fi On / Off - Samsung Galaxy S® 4
[Device-Specific Instructions]

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