Samsung Galaxy Tab E (8.0) - Add a User Account

Note Here's how to check what software version your device is running.

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
    Note These instructions only apply to the default Home screen layout.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Accounts > Users.
    Note For software version 7.1.1 or earlier, navigate: Settings > Users.
  3. From the Users and profiles section (located on the right), tap Add user or profile.
  4. Do one of the following:
  • To add a full access user account:
    Note This account type allows users to access their own apps and content.
    1. Tap User.
    2. Tap OK to confirm.
      Note The device logs out of the current user account and into the new account.
    3. Refer to Initial Activation and Setup.
  • To add a restricted access user account:
    Note This account type allows users limited access to apps and content.
    1. Tap User (restricted profile).
      Note Follow these instructions (to set up screen lock) prior to continuing with the next step.
    3. From the Application/content restrictions section, configure the restrictions as desired.
      Note Turn on Switch on to allow access to an app or turn off Switch off to restrict access.

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