Wi-Fi calling: Samsung Galaxy Exhibit 4G

Learn how to set up and use Wi-Fi calling, the 911 address, and the connection preference on the Samsung Galaxy Exhibit 4G.

 

 

 

 

Set up

Register the 911 address

To use Wi-Fi calling, you must first register your 911 address at my.t-mobile.com. If you do not, you may see a REG09 error. To learn how to register your 911 address, see: 911 addresses: My T-Mobile.

 

 

Set phone to use Wi-Fi or mobile networks

To set the connection preference for the phone to use Wi-Fi calling or mobile networks, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap the Wi-Fi Calling check box to turn on Wi-Fi Calling, if necessary.
  5. Tap Wi-Fi Calling Settings.
  6. Tap Connection Preferences.
  7. Select one of the following options:
    • Wi-Fi Preferred: All calls are made over an available Wi-Fi network. If there are no available Wi-Fi networks, then calls are made over the cellular network.
    • Wi-Fi Only: All calls are made over a Wi-Fi network. If there are no available Wi-Fi networks, phone calls will not connect.
    • Cellular Preferred: All calls are made over the cellular network. If the cellular network is not available, then calls are made over an available Wi-Fi network.
  8. Tap OK.

 

 

Turn on and connect

 

Turn on Wi-Fi and connect to network

To use Wi-Fi calling, you must first turn on Wi-Fi and connect to a network. To turn on Wi-Fi and connect, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  5. If necessary, tap to select the Wi-Fi check box to turn on Wi-Fi.
  6. Tap the Menu key.
  7. Tap Scan.
  8. Tap the network you want to connect to.
  9. If security is enabled, enter the password.
  10. Tap Connect.

 

 

Turn on Wi-Fi calling

To turn on Wi-Fi calling, follow these steps:

 

  1. If this is the first time you are using Wi-Fi calling, start with registering your 911 address and connection preference (above).
  2. Turn on Wi-Fi and connect to a network.
  3. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Wireless & networks.
  6. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  7. Tap the Wi-Fi check box to turn on Wi-Fi, if necessary.
  8. Tap to select the desired network.
  9. Enter the password, if necessary.
  10. Tap Connect.
  11. From any Home screen, tap the Applications.
  12. Scroll to and tap Wi-Fi Calling.
  13. Tap the Wi-Fi Calling check box to turn on Wi-Fi Calling.