• Software versions & updates: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Use this page to identify software versions for the Samsung Galaxy Tab A as well as details on recent software updates.   On this page: Identify the device's current software version Review software version de...
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  • Tech specs: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn about the key features and specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.   On this page: Key features Specs     Key features 8.0” sAMOLED Display LTE CAT 4 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 7,12) Qualcomm...
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  • Getting started: Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0

    Check out the details below to get started using your new Samsung Tab A 8.0.   On this page: In the box Buttons and icons Device tutorials and user guide First-time use Transfer your data   In the box...
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  • Calendar: Samsung Tab A 8.0

    Use these steps to manage, view or schedule events in your calendar on the Samsung Tab A 8.0.   On this page: Manage calendar Schedule an event Schedule a task     Manage calendarChange view From t...
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  • Anti-theft: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    The Samsung Galaxy Tab A has anti-theft and may affect how customers are able to master reset the device. To use anti-theft, follow these steps:   From the Home screen, tap the Apps icon. Tap Settings. Under '...
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  • Backup & restore: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to back up and restore apps, contacts, photos, and data on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.   On this page: Back up apps Back up media & pictures Restore media & pictures     Back up app...
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  • Battery life: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to save battery life on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.   On this page: Battery saving mode Battery saving mode settings Tips to save battery life     Battery saving mode From any Home screen, ...
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  • Device lock: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to lock and unlock the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.   On this page: Change password / PIN Turn on / off     Change password / PIN From the Home screen, tap the Apps icon. Tap Settings. Scroll t...
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  • Device resets: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to master reset the Samsung Galaxy Tab A using the menu or hardware keys.   On this page: Master reset from settings menu Master reset with hardware keys Soft reset with hardware keys    ...
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  • Internal memory (RAM): Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to use the task manager and free up memory on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.   On this page: Manage memory Task manager View free memory     Manage memory  Restart device regularly You sh...
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  • Language: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to set the language on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.   From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon. Tap Settings. Scroll to 'System,' then tap Language and input. Tap Language. Tap the desired language.
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  • Mobile Device Unlock: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to use the Mobile Device Unlock code of the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.     SIM unlock phone Determine if devices are eligible to be unlocked: Mobile Wireless Device Unlocking. Contact Customer Care to ...
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  • Safe mode: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to use safe mode on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A using the hardware keys.   On this page: Turn on and use safe mode Turn off safe mode     Turn on and use safe mode Safe mode allows you to tur...
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  • Time & date: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to set up the time and date on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.   On this page: Auto-update time (NITZ) Set time & date     Auto-update time (NITZ) The default setting for your device is to a...
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  • Wipe cache partition: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to wipe the Samsung Galaxy Tab A using the hardware keys. If the Samsung Galaxy Tab A is not working correctly, you may need to master reset it and also clear the cache partition. These two resets clear diff...
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  • PUK code unlock: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to PUK unlock the Samsung Galaxy Tab A . If you enter a PIN code incorrectly several times in a row, the device blocks you from attempting again and may also permanently damage your SIM card.   On this...
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  • SIM PIN: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to lock and unlock the SIM PIN on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.   On this page: Change SIM PIN Turn on / off SIM PIN     Change SIM PIN From the Home screen, tap the Apps icon. Tap Settings. ...
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  • Battery: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to insert, remove or soft reset the battery on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.       Soft reset This is a uni-body device with an internal battery that cannot be removed. If you need to remove and r...
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  • Text to speech: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Use these steps to use text to speech to have messages read out loud on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.   On this page: Set up TalkBack settings Text to speech settings Turn on TalkBack     Set up From ...
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  • Browser: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

    Learn how to use the browser on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.   On this page: Clear cache / cookies / history Open / close tabs Set default storage Turn on / off JavaScript     Clear cache / cookies /...
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