Turn NFC On / Off - Samsung Galaxy Note® 3

Near Field Communication (NFC) allows the transfer of data between devices that are a few centimeters apart, typically back-to-back.

Note NFC must be turned on for NFC-based apps (e.g., Android Beam) to function correctly.

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps Applications icon (located in the lower-right).
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Settings.
  3. Tap More networks.
  4. Tap the NFC switch to turn on NFC switch, On icon or off NFC switch, Off icon.
    Note If presented with a 'Turn on NFC' warning note, tap OK.