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Version: 5.1

Overview of device settings



The Wi-Fi icon


  • Set up connections to Wi-Fi networks.

The Bluetooth icon


  • Set up connections to Bluetooth enabled devices.

The Data Usage icon

Data usage

  • See your data usage stats.
  • Adjust or access mobile data settings.
  • Receive a notification when you reach specified data limits.

The More icon


  • Customize your device settings for Airplane mode, NFC (if supported), mobile hotspots, and more.

The Display icon


  • Adjust the screen brightness and color balance.
  • Set your wallpaper.
  • Set the length of time before your device goes to sleep and what the wake-up gestures do.
  • Choose how your open apps are displayed.
  • Change your font size.
  • Customize your rotation settings.
  • Set options for sharing your device screen with external devices.
  • Set plug-in actions.

The Swipe shortcuts icon

Swipe shortcuts

  • Assign shortcuts to specific gestures.

The Sound & notification icon

Sound & notification

  • Change ringtones and notification sounds.
  • Adjust media and notification volume.
  • Prioritize or block notifications.
  • Customize audio and visual notifications for specific apps.

The Storage icon


  • View available storage space on your device and media card.
  • Set up access to the files stored on your device, including USB connections.
  • Format your media card and delete data from your media card.

The Battery icon


  • Turn Battery saver mode on or off.
  • Customize settings such as screen brightness and display to help extend battery life.
  • View your usage details by date and time.

The Apps icon


  • Monitor apps that are using your device memory.
  • View and sort all apps on your device.
  • Select the location for installing apps.

The Users icon


  • Add individual user profiles to your device.
  • Customize the settings for user and guest profiles.
  • Switch between user profiles.

The Tap & pay icon

Tap & pay (if available)

  • Add a payment app and choose which app is the default for payments.
  • Use NFC technology at payment terminals to pay for your purchases.

The Advanced interactions icon

Advanced interactions

  • Turn specific gestures on or off that allow you to perform simple tasks more quickly.

The Location icon


  • Choose whether apps can use your location information.
  • Clear recent location requests that you entered in map apps.
  • Choose different modes to identify your location.

The Security icon


  • Set up options for screen locking.
  • Add a message or owner info to your lock screen.
  • Encrypt your device data.
  • Set up your device to use a smart card.
  • Change permissions for installing apps and device administrators.
  • Install and clear certificates.
  • Turn screen pinning on or off.

The Accounts icon


  • Add or change email accounts.
  • Turn the option to sync your accounts automatically on or off.

The Language & input icon

Language & input

  • Change the language your device uses.
  • Customize settings for spell checker and add words to your personal dictionary.
  • Change keyboard types and keyboard settings.
  • Set different voice and text-to-speech options.

The Backup & reset icon

Backup & reset

  • Turn the option to back up data to the cloud on or off.
  • Set up cloud accounts for backing up your data.
  • Turn the option to restore your data automatically on or off.
  • Delete your device data.

The Diagnostics icon


  • Turn the option to share diagnostic and usage data on or off.

The Date & time icon

Date & time

  • Change the time zone, time, and date.

The Accessibility icon


  • Customize settings, such as magnification, large text, spoken passwords, and more.
  • Set up Googleâ„¢ Talkback.
  • Change text-to-speech output options.
  • Turn color inversion and correction options on or off.

The Printing icon


  • Add mobile printing apps.
  • Preview and print the content of certain screens.

The About phone icon

About phone

  • Find general information about your device, such as hardware information, network details, and battery level.
  • Identify your software version and model.
  • Check for system updates.