Set up the device: Samsung Galaxy Gear

Learn how to set up the time, date, and language on the Samsung Galaxy Gear. Find out more on this page:

 

Developer options

Language

First time use

Time & date

 

 

Developer options

Turn off developer options

If developer options are turned on, it can cause red border on the screen, errors when connecting to computers, or other problems. To turn off all developer options, follow these steps:

 

 

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Language

Change language

To change the language of the device and menus, follow these steps:

 

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First time use

Prepare the battery and SIM card

Before using the device, you need to insert the battery and SIM card. To prepare the battery and SIM card, see these steps:

 

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Setup wizard

After turning on your device the first time, you may see a setup wizard to help you set up your device. To do this initial setup, follow these steps:

 

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Time & date

Auto-update time (NITZ)

To set the device clock to automatically update based on what time zone it is in, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, swipe to the left or right until you land on Settings.
  2. Tap the screen to access.
  3. Tap on Date and Time.
  4. Tap Auto sync.

 

 

Set time & date

To set the time and date of the device clock, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, swipe to the left or right until you land on Settings.
  2. Tap the screen to access.
  3. Tap on Date and Time.
  4. Tap Set date.
  5. Tap Set time.

 

 

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