Backlight & display: Samsung Gear S

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

 

 

 

Backlight: Change brightness

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up to locate and tap Settings.
  2. Tap Display.
  3. Tap Brightness.
  4. Move the slider to adjust the setting.

 

Backlight: Timeout

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up to locate and tap Settings.
  2. Tap Display.
  3. Tap Screen timeout.
  4. Choose one of the following:
    • 10 seconds
    • 15 seconds
    • 30 seconds
    • 1 minute
    • 5 minutes

 

Widget or Shortcut: Add

  1. From the Home screen, swipe to the right until you land on the Widget edit screen.
  2. Scroll through the available widgets and tap to select one of the following.
    • Contacts
    • Current weather
    • Music player
    • News briefing
    • S Health
    • Schedule
    • Settings

 

Widget or Shortcut: Delete

  1. From the Home screen, swipe to the right or left until you land on the Widget you wish to remove.
  2. Long touch on the widget until the device vibrates.
  3. Tap the minus sign in the upper right to remove the widget.

 

Wallpaper: Home screen

  1. From the Home screen of the connected device, tap the App tray.
  2. Tap Samsung Gear.
  3. Tap Home screen styler.
  4. Choose from the available Wallpapers.