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Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Change Screen Timeout Duration

Previously we have learned about how to save more battery consumption by setting down the email syncing frequency, due to this activity will need more power when it accessing the mobile network more often.

See also: How to Change the Email Check Frequency on Samsung Galaxy S3

One more way that you can also do to save more battery consumption on your Galaxy SIII is by changing the screen time out duration as short as possible. By doing this, means you will reduce power consumption by the huge screen owned by this phone when the it is not in used.


How to change the screen time out duration?
Screen time out duration will determine how long your phone's standby time after not being used. To change it kindly following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Settings, then tap on it.Tap Display.Tap Screen timeout.On pop up menu select which screen timeout duration you wish to use, eg 1 minute or 30 seconds. More shorter duration means save more battery consumption. When …

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Change Email Check Frequency

One of the most common problem experienced by users of the Samsung Galaxy SIII is the poor battery life issue. This is caused mainly by the existing features and a huge screen owned by this phone that requires a lot of power to run. Fortunately, this phone was comes with a removable battery that will allow you to replace it with the new ones if it have a problem or broken.

See also: How to Insert and Remove Battery on Samsung Galaxy S3

In addition to replace with an extended battery, there are some ways that you can do to get better battery life, such as: using useful apps, turning off unused features, set the screen settings, etc.. Another thing you can also do to help prolong battery life is by changing the email syncing frequency becomes longer.


How to change the email check frequency?
When your phone checks for new email messages more frequently, then it will access the mobile network more often, means your phone will use more lot of battery consumption. Set this option down will h…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Add or Remove Contact from Reject List

In Samsung Galaxy SIII you can control and customize almost everything inside it with ease, according to spesify which the contact or phone number you want to allow or disallow to call you.

See also: How to Block Unknown or Unwanted Calls on Samsung Galaxy S3

Here you can also add or remove certain phone number into reject list. When you add them into this list means they will be rejected if they call you. But, when you remove them from this list means they will be able to call you.


How to add contact to reject list?
You may have some reason to add one or more contacts in your phone into this list. To do so kindly following the steps below:
Tap Contact icon on Home screen. Or if there is no Contact icon, you can access it from app launcher.Tap the required contact to add them to the reject list.Tap the Menu key.On pop up menu select Add to reject list.To add more contact into this list, repeat from the steps #2.Finish. Now you have managed to add contact into reject list.
How to remove c…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Use Buddy Photo Share

Several shot mode that equipped Samsung Galaxy SIII camera will allow you to take a picture with a different result. One of them is beauty shot mode that will allow the camera to remove the facial imperfection, removing noise or even an acne in photo that will resulting on very clear and smooth face.

See also: How to Use Camera Beauty Shot Mode on Samsung Galaxy S3

One more useful feature that comes with this phone's camera is buddy photo share that will allow you to tag a person on a photo with a contact name and send it to them.


How to use buddy photo share?
You can use it as easy as you use another camera's features avalaible on this phone. Here the steps:
Open Camera app from the Home screen. Or you can access it by going to Apps through Home screen then tap Camera.Tap the shooting mode icon or the square symbol located on the left side of the viewfinder screen.On the pop up menu select Buddy Photo Share. When the dot indicator next to mode option shows green means that mode…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Sync with Microsoft Outlook 2010 Contacts

As we have learned beafore that you can retrieve contacts or phone number to your Galaxy SIII in several ways, such as write it down on your own or retrieve it from MMS that contains contact number then save them into your phone book.

See also: How to Save MMS Contact on Samsung Galaxy S3

One more way that you can use to retrieve contacts is by exporting contacts stored in Microsoft Outlook then import them into your Gmail account. Once you finish it, then you can syncing your Gmail contacts with your Galaxy SIII.


How to export contact from Microsoft Outlook?
First thing you should do is exporting your Outlook contacts into the CSV file. To do so kindly following the steps below:
On your computer launch Microsoft Outlook by clicking on Outlook icon on the desktop or access it through Start button then all program.On Outlook main page, click File.Click Open.Click Import.On Import and Export Wizard click Export to a file.Click Next button.On Export to a File Wizard click Comma Separated V…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Merge Duplicate Contacts

In Samsung Galaxy SIII, there are several way that allow you to retrieve contacts then save them into your phone, such as add it on your own or retrieve it from mms that contains contact or phone number.

See also: How to Save MMS Contacts in Samsung Galaxy S3

You can also retrieve contacts from social network sites and add them to your phone. But, sometimes the contacts you have added may be displayed more than one. So, to make you easier using your contact and organizing them then you can merging the same or duplicate identical contacts into one.


How to join contacts?
In addition to make you more easier to use and orginizing them, this steps will make your contact more neat and orderly. Well, to do so kindly following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Contacts, then tap on it.Tap the Contacts tab.Tap the required contact.Tap the Menu key.On the pop up menu select Join contact.Tap the required contact you wish to merge.Finish. Now your selected contact will be me…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Set and Use Speed Dialing

As we all know that you can make a call using Galaxy SIII in several ways, such as using regular way, using easy call feature or using motion-based feature named direct call.

See also: How to Enable and Use Direct Call on Samsung Galaxy S3

One more way that you can use to make a call on your Galaxy SIII is using speed dialing. But, you should assigning the required contact first before you can use the speed dialing on your phone.


How to setup speed dialing?
In order to make you able to use speed dialing on your phone, then first you need assigning the required contact to a speed dialing key. To do so following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Phone, then tap on it.Tap the Keypad tab.Tap the Menu key.On the pop up menu select Speed dial setting.Tap the required speed dialing key that you wish to use.Tap the required contact.Finish. Now you can do speed dialing to the selected contact using the selected speed dialing key.
How to use speed dialing?
Once you managed …

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Compose and Send Gmail Email Messages with Attachment

Android operating system inside Galaxy SIII will allow you to use Google service easily by activating your Google account first on your phone.

See also: How to Activate an Existing Google Account on Samsung Galaxy SIII

Once you activate your Google account, you will be able to use all Google service directly through your phone, such as using youtube to search or upload video, download a certain useful apps through Google Play Store, using Google Now or Sending an email through Gmail.


How to write and send Gmail email message with attachment?
Once your Google account is active on your phone and your have an internet connection, then to do so you just need to follow the easy steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Gmail, then tap on it.To create new email tap the new email message icon located on the bottom left corner on your phone.Enter recipient's email address in To: field by key in the first letters of the required contact then the contact which match will displaye…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Use Camera Burst Shot Mode

As we know that Samsung Galaxy SIII comes with advanched camera that equipped with some shot mode that will allow you to take a picture with different result in each mode. One of them is smile shot mode that will allow the camera to take a picture automatically when it detects smile in frame.

See also: How to Use Camera Smile Shot Mode in Samsung Galaxy S3

Another shot mode available is burst mode. This mode will allow you to take up to 20 shots at 3.3fps or in other words this mode will takes 6 seconds to shots 20 continuous pictures. When use this mode you will required to tap the screen until 20 picture are captured or you can lift your finger if you think that the number of frame is enough. And the best thing in this mode is you can choose the best picture later using the Best photo function.

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How to use burst mode?
This mode will produce a good result if you use it in good lighting environment. Taken from videotron.tmtx.ca, here the steps to use burst m…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Change Email Account Settings

In Samsung Galaxy SIII you can add more than one email account to use them directly through your phone. You can also set one of them as the default account that will allow your phone to send email from this account by default.

See also: How to Set Default Email Account on Samsung Galaxy S3

While you use these account, you may experience some problem such as can't sending or receiving email message. Due to this reason you may have to change some settings on this account.

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How to edit email setting?
Before you do this, make sure you're connected to internet and ensure the new setting is correct and work well when you use it on your PC. As written on bell.ca, you can change the required email setting by following the steps listed below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Email, then tap on it.Tap the Menu key.On pop up menu select Settings.Here you will see a list of your added email account, then tap the required account that you wish to change.…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Use Camera Smile Shot Mode

In previous articles, we have learned about how take picture using cartoon mode. This shot mode will alow your camera to add a cartoon effect on your photo.

See also: How to Use Camera Cartoon Shot Mode in Samsung Galaxy S3

In this post, we will learn about how to take picture using the Samsung Galaxy SIII camera with smile shot mode. When you choose to use this mode, then your phone's camera will try to detect people face within the frame and once it detect a smile it will automatically take a picture.

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How to use smile mode?
As written on videotron.tmtx.ca, to use this kind of shot modes, then you just need to follow the steps listed below:
Open Camera app from the Home screen. If there is no icon for the camera, you can go to Apps through Home screen then tap Camera.Tap the shooting mode icon or the square symbol located in the left side of the viewfinder screen.On the pop up menu select Smile shot.Point the camera to the people's face within the …

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Set Added Email Account as Default

By using Samsung Galaxy SIII you can add more than one email account in order to use them directly through your phone. You can add POP3 email account or Microsoft Exchange email account.

See also: How to Add Microsoft Exchange Email Account on Samsung Galaxy S3

Here you can also set which added email account that you wish to use as default email account on your Galaxy SIII.

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How to set default email account?
As written on bell.ca, if you have more than one email account on your Galaxy SIII then you can set one of them as the default account by following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Email, then tap on it.Tap the Menu key.On pop up menu select Settings.Here you will see a list of added email account, then tap the required email account that you wish to use as default.Set it as default by tick the checkbox next to Default account option.Finish. Now your selected email account has successfully set as default.
By knowing on how to set one of …

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Use Camera Cartoon Shot Mode

One of the fun thing that you can get when take a picture using the Samsung Galaxy SIII camera is you can select one of several shot modes that available there, such as beauty mode. This mode will allow the camera to remove facial imperfection in a photo.

See also: How to Use Camera Beauty Shot Mode on Samsung Galaxy S3

Other modes are available and you can use is a cartoon mode. When you choose to use this mode, then the camera will adds a cartoon effect to your photo result.

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How to use cartoon mode?
As written on videotron.tmtx.ca, to do so kindly following the steps below:
Open Camera app from the Home screen. If your Home screen does not have a camera icon, you can access it from the app launcher.Tap the shooting mode or the square symbol icon located to in the left side of the viewfinder screen.On the pop up menu select Cartoon mode.Tap the camera icon to take a photo.Tap the thumbnail icon to view your photo.Tap the Back key to return to the camera.Finis…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Select Network Mode

In Samsung Galaxy SIII you can select its network manually or automatically according to your need and situations. When you choose to use automatically option means that your phone will automatically select preferred network. While if you choose manually option means that you will be able to choose its network on your own.

See also: How to Select Network Automatically or Manually in Samsung Galaxy S3

In addition to select its network, you can also choose which network mode that you wish to use on your phone, such as: 3G and or GSM. But, note that your choice may depends on the data speed that you can Achieve.

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How to choose network mode?
As written on optus.com.au, to select the network mode on your Galaxy SIII kindly following the easy steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Settings, then tap on it.Tap More settings.Tap Mobile networks.Tap Network mode.Now you phone's screen will display a pop-up menu that contains the network mode op…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Check Software Information

In Samsung Galaxy SIII you can do almost everything with ease, including to check any information about this devices such as its IMEI number or your own phone number.

See also: How to Find My Phone Number on Samsung Galaxy S3

Here you can also check your device's software information with ease. It will useful for you if you want to know about your Android version or your phone's model number for any purposes.

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How to check software information?
As written on telecom.co.nz, to do so kindly following the easy steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Settings, then tap on it.Tap About device.Now your phone's screen will display information about the model number, Android version, baseband version, kernel version and build number.
It's so easy and simple to do, right? By knowing on how to check your phone's software information, now you can find it in 4 simple steps then use the required information according to your needs. So,…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Delete Email Account

One of the useful ability owned by Samsung Galaxy SIII is its ability to check and send email whenever you want. Here you can also add one or more email accounts in order to use them directly through the phone.

See also: How to Add POP3 Email Account on Samsung Galaxy S3

In addition to adding the email, here you can also delete one or more your email account that you added previously. But, note that once you delete an email account, then associated contacts, calendar and all email messages in this account will also be removed.

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How to delete added email account?
As written on bell.ca, if you want to do so then kindly following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Email, then tap on it.Tap the Menu key.On the pop up menu select Settings.To delete an added email account tap Delete button or the trash symbol located on the top right corner of your phone's screen.Here you can select which email account you want to delete by tapping on the require…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Send Text Message to Multiple Recipients

In Samsung Galaxy SIII you can send text and multimedia messages easily by using the regular way or use the easy text features. In addition, you can also create text message templates that will facilitate you when you are often sending a text message to a lot of people with a similar format.

See also: How to Create Text Message Template on Samsung Galaxy S3

By using this phone you can also send a text message to multiple recipients at once. It would be useful if you want to convey the news through text message to multiple people at one time without having to send them one by one.

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How to send SMS to multiple recipients?
As written on telecom.co.nz, to do so kindly following the easy steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Messaging, then tap on it.Tap the New Message icon to compose new text message.Tap in the Enter recipient field.Enter the first recipient's phone number.Tap ; keys.Enter the second recipient's phone number.R…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Select Phone Network Automatically or Manually

Almost all of the things in your Samsung Galaxy SIII could be done in several ways, such as when you want to turn on or off Wi-Fi on your phone, you can set it automatically connect or manually connect.

See also: How to Turn On or Off Wi-Fi on the Samsung Galaxy S3

The same thing you can do when choosing a network for your mobile phone, you can use two ways available: selecting the network automatically or manually. When you select to automatically, then your phone will automatically select the preferred network, while if you choose manually, you can choose the network on your own. But, choose your network manually could result in lost network connection if you are out of range from the selected network.

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How to set automatic network selection?
As written on optus.com.au, to choose network automatically kindly following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Settings, then tap on it.Tap More settings.Tap Mobile networks.Tap Network operators.Tap S…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Setup Samsung Account

Google Play Store is the most popular Android market which is used to get and download Android apps to be installed in your Android phone, including the Samsung Galaxy SIII. Here you can find thousands of usefull apps that can help and facilitate your activities.

See also: How to Download and Install Apps Through Google Play Store on Samsung Galaxy S3

Well, aside from Play Store you can also download apps from the Samsung website, either free or paid version. But, before you can do this you must have a Samsung account first. You can register for the Samsung account through Samsung website or directly on your Galaxy SIII.

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How to create Samsung account?
In this steps, we will learn about how to get your Samsung account directly through the phone. As written on androidcentral.com, to do so kindly following the steps below:
Pull down the notification bar from the top of your phone screen.At the bottom of the notification bar you should see Set up Samsung account opt…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Use Camera Beauty Shot Mode

When you take a photo using the Galaxy SIII camera, you will be able to use several modes available there, for example if you want to take a picture with a landscape view that is wider than a regular photo then you can use the panorama mode.

See also: How to Take Panoramic Photos using Samsung Galaxy S3

In addition to panorama mode, there are several other useful mode that came with this camera, one of them is the beauty mode. When you use this mode when taking a picture, then the camera will be possible to remove facial imperfection in a photo, including removing a noise and an acne on the face.

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How to use beauty mode?
As written on videotron.tmtx.ca, here the step to use this kind of shot modes:
Open Camera app from the Home screen. If your Home screen have no camera icon, you can access it from the app launcher.Tap the shooting mode or the square symbol icon located on the left side of the viewfinder screen.On the pop up menu select Beauty mode. When dot in…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Read Email Messages

As has been discussed before, by using Samsung Galaxy SIII you can check or send e-mail everytime you want with ease after you add your email account on your phone.

See also: How to Add POP3 Email Account on Samsung Galaxy S3

Once you successfully add one or more email accounts on your phone, now you can use the account that you added to check, read, reply. forward, etc. on incoming email on your account.

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How to read an incoming email messages?
As written on optus.com.au, once you have finished adding the email account in your phone, the one that you can do is read the incoming email on your account. To do so following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Email, then tap on it.Here you can select your email account by tapping the name of the email account.Tap the required email account.To retrieve your email messages tap the refresh icon.To read your email message tap the required email message you want to read.Tap Home button to return to…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Add Microsoft Exchange Email Account

One of the useful ability that belongs to the Samsung Galaxy SIII is the ability to check and send emails at any time with ease. Of course, before you can use it, you must first add your email account in your phone.

See also: How to Add POP3 Email Account on Samsung Galaxy S3

Here you can add multiple emails at once. Including you can also add Microsof Exchange email account. If your workplace allow you, you can sync your Exchange account with your Galaxy SIII.

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How to add a Microsoft Exchange email account?
As written on bell.ca, here are the steps you need to do to add this kind of email account:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Settings, then tap on it.Tap Accounts and sync.Tap Add account button.Tap Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync. When the dot indicator next to this option shows green means this option has been added.In the account field type your workplace email address.In the password field type your workplace email password.Tap Next button.In the do…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Set Home Button to Answer Call and Power Button to End Call

In Samsung Galaxy SIII you can customize almost everything inside it according to your wish and needs. One of them is with this phone you can choose several ways to make a call, such as using regular way, using the easy call feature or using Motion-based feature named direct call.

See also: How to Enable and Use Direct Call on Samsung Galaxy S3

In addition, you can also determine in what way you receive or end incoming calls on your Galaxy SIII.

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How to set Home button to answering an incoming call?
As written on telecom.co.nz, to do so kindly following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Settings, then tap on it.Tap Accessibility.Tap Call answering/ending.Tick the checkbox next to Answering key option to set Home button as answering key when you receive an incoming call.Finish. Now you can answer an incoming call with Home button.
How to set Power button to end a call?
From the same source, following the steps below to set the Power …

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Add POP3 Email Account

You can do many things by using Samsung Galaxy SIII as your device, from making a call, write text or multimedia message, up to compose a new email and then send it directly or scheduled.

See also: How to Send Scheduled Email on Samsung Galaxy S3

The ability to check and send emails at any time is a consideration when a person wants to buy a smartphone. For this reason, today almost all smartphones equipped with email facilities, as well as in the Galaxy SIII.

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To be able to communicate with others using email, you must have an email account first. Or if you already have an email account then you need to add it to your phone, so you can check or send email through this account in your phone.


How to add a POP3 email account?
As written on bell.ca, to do so kindly following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Email, then tap on it .If you already have an email account setup that has been added in this phone, then tap the Menu key. If this is yo…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Connect to Wi-Fi Network

One way that you can use to be able to obtain an internet connection on the Samsung Galaxy SIII is to connect to a Wi-Fi network. But, first you must enabling Wi-Fi on your phone in order to connect to Wi-Fi network.

See also: How to Turn On or Off Wi-Fi on the Samsung Galaxy S3

According to wikipedia, Wi-Fi is an acronym for Wireless Fidelity. Wi-Fi is the wireless technology that has the ability to provide wireless internet access with a bandwidth up to 11 Mbps. Well, after you enabling Wi-Fi on your phone, now you can start to connect your phone to a Wi-Fi network within range that available.

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How to connect to Wi-Fi network?
As written on optus.com.au, to do so kindly following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Settings, then tap on it.Make sure the Wi-Fi on your phone has been activated. When the slider next to the Wi-Fi option shows green indicates that it has been turned on.Here a list of Wi-Fi networks are available will b…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Set Up Outgoing Bluetooth COM Port

One of useful feature that is owned by the Samsung Galaxy SIII is Bluetooth. By enabling this on your phone, you can pair it with another Galaxy SIII or another Bluetooth capable device to do file sharing or transfer file or data.

See also: How to Transfer Files Using Bluetooth in Samsung Galaxy S3

One of the Bluetooth capable devices that can be paired with your phone is a computer. By pairing them you can transfer the data or files from phone to computer or vice versa. But before you can do that, first you have to set up the outgoing Bluetooth COM Port on your computer and your phone.

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How to set up outgoing Bluetooth COM Port in Galaxy SIII?
As written on telecom.co.nz, you can do it by enabling Bluetooth on your phone by following the steps below:
Tap the Menu key on Home screen.On the pop up menu select Settings.Make sure the switch next to Bluetooth option is shows ON.Tap Bluetooth.Make sure the checkbox next to the Visible option is ticked.Tap Home butt…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Change Message Tone

In Samsung Galaxy S3, you can customize almost everything inside it with ease according to your wish and needs. One of them is you can customize its ringtone and message tone. You can choose which ringtone will you use when you get an incoming call or choose which one will ring when you get an incoming message. You can use the ringtone that has been available in this phone or by downloading a free ringtone by using a certain useful apps.

See also: How to Download Free Ringtones on Samsung Galaxy S3

For some peoples, a ringtone can express who they are. For that reason, for some people set their own ringtone and message tone is an important thing to do.

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How to change the message tone?
Message tone is the sound that you will hear when you receive an incoming message. As written on vodafone.co.uk, here are the steps to set message tone on Galaxy SIII:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Messaging, then tap on it.Tap the Menu key.On the pop up menu select Se…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Install and Use Twitter

One of the advantages when you use Android-based smartphones such as the Samsung Galaxy SIII is you can download hundreds of useful apps both free and paid easily through the Play Store. Of course, before you can use the Play Store you must have a Google account that has already been activated on your phone.

See also: How to Activate an Existing Google Account on Samsung Galaxy S3

One of the useful applications and is widely used by people today is Twitter. Twitter is the most popular social media that has users in almost all arround the world.

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How to install Twitter?
Before installing make sure you have internet connection and an activated Google account in order to download this application at Play Store. As written on optus.com.au, follow the steps below to install this apps on your phone:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Play Store, then tap on it.On Play Store homepage, tap the search icon.In the search field type Twitter then tap search icon to sta…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Activate an Existing Google Account

The large screen owned by Samsung Galaxy SIII will give you a different experience when you are watching movie, playing games or watch videos stored on your phone or streaming from online media such as Youtube.

See also: How to Use Youtube on Samsung Galaxy S3

To be able to use YouTube or other Google services with a maximum in your phone, then you need to sign in using a Google account. First of all you need to activate your Google account on your phone.

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How to activate an existing Google account?
To be able to use Google services on your phone, such as Gmail, YouTube, Play Store, etc., you must first activate your Google account on your phone. As written on optus.com.au, to do so kindly following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Settings, then tap on it.Tap Accounts and sync.Tap Add account.Tap Google.To start activation tap Existing.Tap Email and type your Gmail email address.Tap Password and type your Gmail password.Tap Sign in button…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Check Bluetooth Paired Devices

By enabling Bluetooth on your Galaxy S3, you can do file sharing, transfer file or data with another Galaxy S3 or with other devices equipped with Bluetooth connection by pairing them.

See also: How to Pair and Unpair Samsung Galaxy S3 with another Bluetooth Devices

In addition, you can also simplify the process of pairing by changing the Bluetooth device name so when you selecting the device you want to pair you will more easily recognize it. Samsung Galaxy SIII also allows you to check which Bluetooth devices that are currently paired to your phone.

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How to check Bluetooth paired devices?
As written on telecom.co.nz, to do so kindly following the steps below:
Tap the Menu key on Home screen.On the pop up menu select Settings.Make sure the switch next to Bluetooth Option shows ON.Tap Bluetooth.Tap Scan.Here you will see a list of available Bluetooth devices and under each device are Bluetooth status of each, such as Paired.Tap Home button to return to the Home…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Transfer Files Using Bluetooth

There are many things you can do by enabling Bluetooth on your Galaxy SIII, one of them is you can pairing it with another Bluetooth capable device to do file sharing or transfer files and data.

See also: How to Pair and Unpair Samsung Galaxy S3 with another Bluetooth Devices

Transferring files via Bluetooth can do with another Galaxy SIII or with another devices which equipped with Bluetooth connection.

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How to use Bluetooth to transfer files?
As written on optus.com.au, if you want to transfer files using Bluetooth, then kindly following the steps below:
Tap the Menu key on Home screen.On the pop up menu select Settings.Make sure Bluetooth is ON.Tap Bluetooth then make sure the Visible option checkbox is ticked.Tap Home button to return to the Home screen.Go to Apps.Scroll to Gallery, then tap on it.Go to the required folder where you save the photos you want to transfer.Once you find one, tap and hold the files to select it. When the file is in a blue frame …

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Use Youtube

Nowadays of course almost everyone knows or has even become a Facebook user. Even so, to be able to use it on your Galaxy SIII, you need to download and install it by yourself through the Play Store due to Samsung does not include the application as a pre-installed apps.

See also: How to Install and Use Facebook For Android on Samsung Galaxy S3

Besides Facebook, other online media is now also widely used is Youtube. Here you can find or upload videos. You can do all that for free. Even now many peoples are using this online media to gain popularity by uploading their videos.

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How to use Youtube?
To be able to use Youtube, make sure you already have a Google account. As written on vodafone.co.uk, here are the steps to use Youtube on Galaxy SIII:
To access Youtube go to Apps through Home screen then tap on Youtube.Use your Google account to login into Youtube. If you have logged into another Google services such as Gmail, then you will be automatically logged on in …

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Turn On or Off Wi-Fi

There are several useful features that are owned by the Samsung Galaxy S3 which works with Wi-Fi support, such as Wi-Fi Direct that will allow you to transfer files at speeds up to 300Mbps.

See also: How to Enable and Use Wi-Fi Direct on Samsung Galaxy S3

By utilizing Wi-Fi on your phone, you can also set your Galaxy SIII as a portable Wi-Fi hotspot that will allow you to share internet connection with up to 5 another Wi-Fi capable devices.

See Also: How to Use Samsung Galaxy S3 as Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot

In order to allow you to use these features mentioned above on your phone, then first you have to enable Wi-Fi on your phone.

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How to enable Wi-Fi?
As written on videotron.tmtx.ca, to enable Wi-Fi on your phone then kindly following the steps below:
Tap on Menu key on Home screen.On the pop up menu select Settings.Swipe the switch next to Wi-Fi option to the right to turn it on.Finish. Now Wi-Fi on your phone has been activated.
How to disable Wi-Fi?
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Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Hide or Unhide Bluetooth Name

One of useful feature that is owned by the Samsung Galaxy S3 is Bluetooth. By enabling this feature, you can do file sharing, transfer file or data with another Bluetooth capable devices.

See also: How to Enable Bluetooth on Samsung Galaxy S3

You can turn on your Bluetooth in order to take advantage of this feature with your phone. And to simplify the pairing process you may need to set your Bluetooth visibility ON, so your Bluetooth device name can be seen by another then selected and connected.

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How to show the Bluetooth name?
Taken from telecom.co.nz, to facilitate activities that require a Bluetooth connection you might have to set its visibility ON by following the steps below:
Tap the Menu key on Home screen.On the pop up menu select Settings.Make sure the Bluetooth is ON.Tap Bluetooth.Tick the checkbox next to the Visible option to show your Bluetooth device name.Finish. Now your Bluetooth name is visible.
How to Hide the Bluetooth name?
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Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Access Google Play Store

Technology and capabilities owned by the Samsung Galaxy SIII will allow you to do many things with this device, either directly or by using free or paid version of third-party apps that can be found easily through Google Play Store. Even so, you can still download and install a third-party app from other sources with .apk format.

See also: How to Install .Apk Files Applications on Samsung Galaxy S3

Google Play Store or also known as the Android Market is the official market for the Android phone. Here you can download thousands of useful apps that suit your needs and desires.

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How to Access Play Store?
First of all, you must have a Google account and sign in with it before you can download the applications available in the Play Store. Taken from videotron.tmtx.ca, to access Play Store, kindly following the steps below:
Go to Play Store through Home screen.If no Play Store shortcut on Home screen, then you can access it from the Applications launcher.On Play S…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Change the Bluetooth Name

When you want to do file sharing, transfer file or data or anything that requires a Bluetooth connection by pairing your Galaxy S3 with another Bluetooth capable devices, then there is a step where you have to search another device available and select one of them to get connected.

See also: How to Pair and Unpair Samsung Galaxy S3 with another Bluetooth Devices

Well, to simplify when you search and determine which device will be connected to your phone, then you need to rename a Bluetooth device name with the appropriate name or any other name that is easy to remember.

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How to change the Bluetooth device name?
Taken from telecom.co.nz, you can also change your Galaxy SIII Bluetooth name by following the steps below:
Tap on Menu key on the Home screen.On the pop up menu select Settings.Make sure you have set Bluetooth ON on your phone.Tap Bluetooth.Tap on Menu key.On the pop up menu select Device Name.Tap the Device Name field.Here you can enter the new name fo…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Turn Off Screen Lock

When you using the Samsung Galaxy SIII as your own devices, you can choose which features are useful for you and which one you want to use. You can also customize this phone as your wish and needs. One of the thing on this phone that you can customize is its lock screen. You can change its content, background image or shortcuts.

See also: How to Customize Lock Screen on Samsung Galaxy S3

By enabling the lock screen on your phone means that you have given more security, because to be able to use the phone user must first enter a PIN or password. But, for some reason you may want to remove lock screen from your Galaxy SIII, for example if you do not want to always enter a PIN or password to unlock the phone from standby mode.

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How to turn off lock screen?
As written on bell.ca, to turn off the lock screen on your phone then following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll down until you find Settings, then tap on it.Scroll down until you find Secu…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Enable or Disable Bluetooth

The features available on the Samsung Galaxy SIII and support from its operating system inside will allow you to do many things with ease, such as you can share files, transfer photos or data easily using Bluetooth by pairing your Galaxy SIII with another Bluetooth capable devices.

See also: How to Pair and Unpair Samsung Galaxy S3 with another Bluetooth Devices

Due to this feature requires a Bluetooth connection, then before you can use all these features on your phone, you need to set it on first.

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How to enable Bluetooth?
Taken from telecom.co.nz, so that you can use the features on the Galaxy SIII which requires a Bluetooth connection, then you need to turn it on first by following the steps below:
Go to Applications through Home screen.Scroll to Settings, then tap on it.Slide the switch next to Bluetooth option to the right to turn it on.Finish. Now Bluetooth is activated on your phone.
How to disable Bluetooth?
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Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Copy Contact from Phone to SIM Card

In Samsung Galaxy SIII you can add new contacts and its details then save it to the SIM card or to the phone. For some reason you may want to copy all your contacts from SIM to phone, for example, when you want to change your SIM card and want to keep all your contacts on your phone.

See also: How to Copy Contact from SIM card to Phone on Samsung Galaxy S3

In addition to import contacts from the SIM to the phone, you can also do the opposite or export all your contacts from phone to SIM card. One of the reasons you need to do this for instance when you want to send your phone to your carrier for repair and you want to keep your contacts by exporting them into your SIM card.

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How to export contacts from phone to SIM?
As written on vodafone.co.uk, you can do it by following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Contacts, then tap on it.Tap on the Contact tab.Tap on Menu key.On the pop up menu select Import/Export.Tap on Export to SIM card.Tap …

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Copy Contact from SIM Card to Phone

On Samsung Galaxy S3 you can do almost anything with ease. It's because of the technology and useful features that are owned by this phone. One of the things you can easily do on this phone is to add new contact along with other detail information to your phone.

See also: How to Add New Contact on Samsung Galaxy S3

In Galaxy SIII you can save contacts to SIM or Phone. But, for some reasons you might want to copy the contacts from the SIM to the phone, for example if you want to change the SIM card and want to move all the contacts that you have saved on the SIM card to phone.

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How to import contacts from SIM to phone?
As written on vodafone.co.uk, you can do it by following the steps below:
Go to Apps through Home screen.Scroll to Contacts, then tap on it.Tap on the Contact tab.Tap on Menu key.On the pop up menu select Import/Export.Tap on Import from SIM card.Tap on Phone.Tap on Select all.Tap on Done button.Finish. Now all contact on your SIM has been suc…

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Change Phone's Date and Time

By using the Samsung Galaxy S3, you can do many things with it and customize this phone according to your needs and requirements. By use this device you can customize its home screen up to change its languange.

See also: How to Change Language on Samsung Galaxy S3

In addition, with Samsung Galaxy SIII you can also customize its date and time to suit with the date and time where you are.

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How to set the date and time?
As written on videotron.tmtx.ca, here are the steps to change the date and time on your Galaxy SIII:
Tap on Menu key on Home screen.On the pop up menu select Settings.Scroll to the Date and time option, then tap on it.By default in the Date and time option are set automatically by the network you are using. If you want to disable this option then remove the tick on the checkbox next to Automatic date and time option.Tap on Set date.Here you can determine the appropriate date by using the arrows to change the date, then tap on Set button.Tap on Set …

Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Change Phone's Language

On Samsung Galaxy S3 you can use an existing virtual keyboard to type text when composing a new message or email. This keyboard has a similar function with a computer keyboard, such as enter numbers, letters, symbols, etc..

See also: How to Use the Virtual Keyboard on Samsung Galaxy S3

With this phone, you can also change its language to the language you want to use.

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How to change language?
As written on videotron.tmtx.ca, here are the steps you need to do to change your phone's language:
Tap on Menu key on Home screen.On the pop up menu select Settings.Scroll to Language and input option, then tap on it.Tap on Language.Tap on available language that you want to use.Finish. Now your phone will use your selected language.
Well, this methods is easy and simple to do. By knowing on how to change your phone's language, now you can set it to the language that you want to use. So, try this useful tips then share your experience here through the comment…