Backlight & display: Samsung Galaxy S4

    Learn how to customize the display and adjust the backlight on the Samsung Galaxy S 4.

     

     

     

    Backlight: Change brightness

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.

    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap the My device tab.
    4. Tap Display.
    5. Tap Brightness.
    6. If necessary, tap Automatic brightness to clear the Check box and turn off.
    7. Touch and drag the Brightness level Slider to the desired setting.
    8. Tap OK.

     

    Backlight: Timeout

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap the My device tab.
    4. Tap Display.
    5. Scroll to and tap Screen timeout.
    6. Select the desired time setting:
      • 15 seconds
      • 30 seconds
      • 1 minute
      • 2 minutes
      • 5 minutes
      • 10 minutes

     

    Add widget or shortcut

    1. Navigate to the desired Home screen where the widget or shortcut will be added.
    2. Touch and hold on a vacant area on the screen that is large enough to hold the widget or shortcut.
    3. Tap Apps and widgets.
    4. Tap one of the following options:
      • Apps tab
      • Widgets tab
    5. Touch and hold on the desired app or widget.
    6. Drag your finger to move the item to the desired location on the Home screen. Release your finger.

     

    Delete widget or shortcut

    1. Navigate to the Home screen contaiing the widget or shortcut.
    2. Touch and hold on the widget or shortcut.
    3. Drag your finger to move the item over Remove.
    4. Release your finger.

     

    Status Lights

    • Charging: Red LED lights up when you charge the device while screen is off.
    • Low battery: Red LED lights up when battery is low and screen is off.
    • Notifications: LED lights up when you have missed calls, messages, or application events and the screen is off.
    • Voice recording: Blue LED lights up when you are recording and the screen is off.

     

    Wallpaper: Home screen

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
    2. Tap Set wallpaper.
    3. Tap Home screen.
    4. Tap one of the following options:
      • Gallery
        1. Navigate to and tap the desired image.
        2. If desired, touch and hold on the crop box and then drag your finger to move it.
        3. If desired, touch and drag an edge of the crop box to change its size.
        4. Tap Done.
      • Live wallpapers
        1. Tap the desired Live wallpaper to preview it.
        2. Tap Set wallpaper.
      • Wallpapers
        1. At the bottom of the screen, swipe left or right to the desired wallpaper.
        2. Tap Set wallpaper.

     

    Wallpaper: Lock screen

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
    2. Tap Set wallpaper.
    3. Tap Lock screen.
      Note: You can also tap Home and lock screens to set a Live wallpaper to your lock screen.
    4. Tap one of the following options:
      • Gallery
        1. Navigate to and tap the desired image.
        2. If desired, touch and hold on the crop box and then drag your finger to move it.
        3. If desired, touch and drag an edge of the crop box to change its size.
        4. Tap Done.
      • Travel wallpaper
        1. Read the message and tap OK. The Travel wallpaper is now set.
        2. If desired, tap Slideshow interval to adjust the setting.
      • Wallpapers
        1. At the bottom of the screen, swipe left or right to the desired wallpaper.
        2. Tap Set wallpaper.