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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.

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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, 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:
  1. Go to Applications through Home screen.
  2. Scroll to Settings, then tap on it.
  3. Slide the switch next to Bluetooth option to the right to turn it on.
  4. Finish. Now Bluetooth is activated on your phone.

How to disable Bluetooth?
From the same source, if you want to turn it off then following the steps below:
  1. Go to Applications through Home screen.
  2. Scroll to Settings, then tap on it.
  3. Slide the switch next to Bluetooth option to the left to turn it off.
  4. Finish. Now Bluetooth has been disabled on your phone.

Well, by knowing on how to turn on or off Bluetooth on your Galaxy SIII, now you can set it according to your needs. If you still use it, then keep it on. But, if you have finished using it or want to save battery consumption due to the use of Bluetooth, then you can turn it off. So, try this useful tips then share your experience here through the comment below :)


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