Samsung GALAXY S II




Using my mobile phone

Returning my mobile phone to standby mode
List of display icons
Turning the key lock on my mobile phone on or off
Guide to phone keys and sockets on my mobile phone
Writing text on my mobile phone
Ending active applications on my mobile phone
Restarting my mobile phone

First use

Charging the battery for my mobile phone
Turning my mobile phone on and off
Inserting a memory card into my mobile phone
Inserting SIM and battery into my mobile phone
Activating a Google account on my mobile phone

Sound settings

Setting the ring volume for my mobile phone
Choosing a ringtone for my mobile phone
Turning vibration on my mobile phone on or off
Turning silent mode on my mobile phone on or off
Choosing a message tone for my mobile phone

Display settings

Choosing a language for my mobile phone
Personalising the phone display for my mobile phone
Setting date and time for my mobile phone

Security codes

Turning use of phone lock code on my mobile phone on or off
Changing my mobile phone PIN
Turning my mobile phone PIN on or off
Changing the phone lock code for my mobile phone
Unblock SIM

Software update

Checking the software version for my mobile phone
Restoring factory default settings on my mobile phone
Backing up the phone memory on my mobile phone
Updating the software on my mobile phone

Network

Turning flight mode on my mobile phone on or off
Choosing a network for my mobile phone
Choosing network mode for my mobile phone

Making calls

Making a call with my mobile phone
Using speed dialing on my mobile phone
Making a call with hidden caller identification
Making a video call with my mobile phone
Using call waiting on my mobile phone
Turning call waiting on my mobile phone on or off
Answering a call on my mobile phone
Turning caller identification on my mobile phone on or off
Diverting calls to another number

Contacts

Copying contacts between my mobile phone and SIM
Synchronising contacts with social network sites and email accounts on my mobile phone

Creating a contact for my mobile phone



Want to create a new contact? Follow these easy instructions.


Find "the new contact icon"
  • Tap Contacts.
  • Tap the Contacts tab.
  • Tap the new contact icon.

Select address book
  • Tap Phone or the required email account.
  • The steps below are based on the Phone address book. If you select another phone book, there may be some differences in relation to the instruction.

Enter name
  • Tap First name and key in the required first name.
  • Tap Surname and key in the required last name.

Enter phone number
  • Tap Phone number and key in the required phone number.
  • Tap the field next to the phone number.
  • Tap the required number type.

Enter email address
  • Tap Email address and key in the required email address.
  • Tap the field next to the email address.
  • Tap the required email type.

Save contact
  • Tap Save.

Add more information
  • You can add more information to the contact. The following steps show two examples.
  • Tap the required contact.
  • Choose one of the following options:
  • Assign picture, go to 7a.
  • Assign ringtone, go to 7b.

7a - Assign picture
  • Tap the Menu key.
  • Tap Edit.
  • Tap the picture icon next to the name.
  • To use a saved picture:
  • Tap Album.
  • Go to the required folder.
  • Tap the required picture.
  • To take a new picture:
  • Tap Take photo.
  • Point the camera lens at the required object and tap the camera icon to take the picture.
  • Drag the frame to the required position to select the required detail.
  • Tap Save.
  • Tap Save.

7b - Assign ringtone
  • Tap Ringtone.
  • Tap Default ringtone, Select sound from My files or Phone ringtone.
  • If you select Default ringtone:
  • The ringtone corresponds to the default setting.
  • If you select Select sound from My files:
  • Go to the required folder.
  • Tap the required ringtones to listen to them.
  • Once you've found a ringtone you like, tap the field next the required ringtone to select it.
  • Tap OK.
  • If you select Phone ringtone:
  • Tap the required ringtones to listen to them.
  • Once you've found a ringtone you like, tap OK.

Exit
  • Tap the Home key to return to standby mode.

*Please refer to the Samsung website for more information or further support.*

Assigning a contact to a speed dialing key
Merging identical contacts on my mobile phone

Voicemail

Diverting calls to my voicemail
Saving my voicemail number
Calling my voicemail
Cancelling all diverts on my mobile phone

SMS

Writing and sending SMS
Setting up my mobile phone for SMS
Reading SMS

MMS

Setting up my mobile phone for MMS
Writing and sending MMS
Reading MMS

Email

Writing and sending email
Setting up my mobile phone for email
Choosing a default email account for my mobile phone
Setting up my mobile phone for Exchange email
Reading email

Organiser

Using the calendar on my mobile phone
Setting an alarm on my mobile phone
Creating a note on my mobile phone

Internet

Setting up my mobile phone for internet
Using my internet browser
Clearing browser data on my mobile phone

Applications

Downloading and using applications from Android Market
Downloading and using applications from Samsung Apps

Camera, pictures and video clips

Sending pictures and video clips from my mobile phone
Viewing pictures and video clips on my mobile phone
Using my mobile phone camera
Transferring pictures and video clips from my mobile phone to my computer
Using the video recorder on my mobile phone
Uploading pictures or video clips to social network sites

Music

Using the music player on my mobile phone
Creating a playlist for my music player
Using the radio on my mobile phone
Transferring audio files from my computer to my mobile phone

GPS, maps and navigation

Choosing GPS settings on my mobile phone

Data usage

Turning data roaming on my mobile phone on or off
Activating or deactivating data connections on my mobile phone

Connecting mobile phone and computer

Transferring files from a computer to my mobile phone
Using tethering on my mobile phone

Wi-Fi

Connecting my mobile phone to Wi-Fi network
Using my mobile phone as Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Turning Bluetooth on my mobile phone on or off
Pairing Bluetooth devices
Choosing Bluetooth settings for my mobile phone
Transferring files via Bluetooth

Facebook

Installing Facebook on my mobile phone
Using Facebook on my mobile phone

Twitter

Installing Twitter on my mobile phone
Using Twitter on my mobile phone

Gmail

Writing and sending Gmail
Retrieving and sending Gmail

Google Maps

Using GPS navigation in Google Maps
Using map functions in Google Maps

YouTube

Using YouTube on my mobile phone