Samsung Galaxy S5 For Dummies
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Explore Samsung's next generation Galaxy smartphone
Do you want an easy-to-follow guide to everything your new Galaxy S5 smartphone can do? From the basics of texting and accessing the Internet to the most advanced features and new software apps, Samsung Galaxy S5 For Dummies makes the need for tech support obsolete. The Galaxy S5 is designed to be faster and more powerful than ever. This latest release in the market-leading line of smartphones is full of new features for you to explore with the help of Samsung Galaxy S5 For Dummies.
With over 1 million apps available for the Google Android operating system, there's almost nothing you can't do with the Samsung Galaxy S5. This book will guide you through finding and installing the applications that work best for you and getting the most out of your device.
- Includes information on setup and configuration, the new camera features, video, GPS navigation, and media
- Find out how to sync the Galaxy S5
- Discover tips and tricks to unlock your smartphone's full potential
Samsung Galaxy S5 For Dummies is the lively, informative guide you'll want to keep handy. Whether you're new to the world of mobile devices, or consider yourself a more experienced user, this book and covers all the Galaxy S5 capabilities and features.
standard options of Answer (a green phone handset facing up) and Ignore (a red phone handset facing down) buttons when a call comes in, you have one more option — to ignore and send the caller a text message. Assuming that your caller is sent to your voicemail, you also can automatically send the caller a text message that acknowledges the call. Some of the typical “canned” messages that you can send are ✓ I’m driving. ✓ In at the cinema. ✓ I’m in class now. ✓ I’m in a meeting.
of sheets of paper and a number. The number tells you the number of active tabs. To jump between sessions, follow these steps: 1. Tap the Tab Access button. This brings up a pop-up screen like that shown in Figure 7-8. 2. Swipe to the page you want and tap it. Doing so brings the screen to full size. To close a tab, tap the X at the upper-right corner. 123 124 Part III: Live on the Internet: Going Mobile Figure 7-8: The Tab Access screen. Googling Your Way to the Information
connection, you will see a screen like Figure 8-8. Apps immediately give you the option to either open them or uninstall them. Chapter 8: Playing in Google’s Play Store Figure 8-8: The Facebook app screen. The Facebook icon is now on your Apps screen along with some other recently added applications, such as Angry Birds and Pandora (as shown in Figure 8-9). If you want this app to be on your Home screen, press and hold the icon. Creating an account You can start immediately by tapping on
includes a Gallery app for organizing and sharing. Plus, the camera can shoot stills and video. It’s truly amazing to consider the number of options that you have for your photographs and your videos. Samsung keeps on adding new options, filters, and ways to share these files. It would not be surprising if your phone now has more capabilities than your digital camera. These capabilities actually cause a problem. There are so many options that it can be overwhelming. Research has shown that people
computer, but you can make some simple edits on your phone right away. It’s your choice. The Digital Camcorder in Your Pocket Your Samsung Galaxy S 5 Camera application can also function as a digital camcorder. Starting the camcorder All you need to do is to put your camera into Camcorder mode. From the camera viewfinder, you tap the icon with the silhouette of a movie camera in the upper-right corner and you switch from photographer to videographer. At this point, recording video automatically