Menu tree: Samsung Galaxy S III

Use this page to view the menu settings and options available for the current software version of the Samsung Galaxy S III.

 

 

 

Home screen

  • Set Wallpaper
    • Home screen
      • Gallery
      • Live wallpapers
      • Wallpapers
    • Lock screen
      • Gallery
      • Wallpapers
    • Home and lock screens
      • Gallery
      • Live wallpapers
      • Wallpapers

[Add to Home Screen]

  • Apps and widgets
    • Apps tab
      • [see below: Apps icon > Apps tab]
    • Widgets tab
      • [see below: Apps icon > Widgets tab]
    • Downloads tab
  • Folder

 

Status bar

  • World clock application
  • Settings icon (see below: Menu key (tap) > Settings
  • Fi (on/off)
  • GPS (on/off)
  • Vibrate (on/off)
  • Screen rotation (on/off)
  • Bluetooth (on/off)
  • Airplane mode (on/off) (*touch top of screen and drag left*)
  • Power saving (on/off) (*touch top of screen and drag left*)
  • Driving mode (on/off) (*touch top of screen and drag left*)
  • AllShare Cast (on/off) (*touch top of screen and drag left*)
  • Multi window (on/off) (*touch top of screen and drag left*)
  • Sync (on/off) (*touch top of screen and drag left*)
  • Brightness slider
  • Brightness auto (on/off)

      [Ongoing]

  • Minutes
  • Messages
  • My Account

[Notifications]

  • Clear (notifications)
  • [list of notifications]

 

Power key

  • Power off
  • Airplane mode (on/off)
  • Restart
  • Mute (on/off)
  • Vibrate (on/off)
  • Sound (on/off)

 

Home key

  • [List of recently visited applications]
  • Task manager icon
    • Active applications tab
      • End all (applications)
      • End (an application)
      • Menu key
        • List by
    • Downloaded tab
      • Menu key
        • List by
    • RAM tab
      • Clear memory
    • Storage tab
      • System storage
      • SD card
    • Help tab (*touch top of screen and drag left*)
  • Google search
  • Remove list of recently visited applications icon

 

Menu key

  • Add apps and widgets

  • Create folder

  • Set wallpaper

  • Edit page

  • Search

  • Settings

[Network connections]

Wi-Fi (Settings)

      • List of available networks
      • Add Wi-Fi network
      • Scan
      • Wi-Fi Direct
      • Menu key
        • WPS push button
        • WPS PIN entry
        • Advanced
          • Network notification (on/off)
          • Keep Wi-Fi on during sleep
          • Check for internet service (on/off)
          • MAC address IP address
          • IP address

Wi-Fi Switch (on/off)

Bluetooth (settings)

      • Your device name. Tap to make discoverable / hidden. (*Bluetooth must be turned on*)

      • [List of available devices]

      • Scan (*Bluetooth must be turned on*)

      • Menu key

        • Visibility time-out

          • 2 minutes

          • 5 minutes

          • 1 hour

          • Never time out

        • Received files  

        • Rename device

Bluetooth Switch (on/off)

Data usage

      • Mobile data (on/off)

      • Set mobile data limit (on/off)

      • Data usage cycle (tap to change)

      • Graph

        • Data-used boundary bars (White) (*Touch and drag these bars to view the data used for a date range. Date range and data used values appear below the graph*)

        • Set data warning bar (Orange)

        • Set data limit bar (Red)

      • Upgrade data service

      • [List of applications using data[

      • Menu key

        • Data roaming (on/off)

        • Restrict background data (on/off)

        • Auto sync data (on/off)

        • Show Wi-Fi usage (on/off)
        • Mobile hotspots

More settings

                      [Network]

      • Airplane mode (on/off)
      • Mobile networks
        • Mobile Data (on/off)
        • Data roaming (on/off)
        • Access Point Names
          • T-Mobile US
        • Network mode
          • GSM / WCDMA (auto connect)
          • GSM only
          • WCDMA only
        • Network operators
          • Search now
          • Select automatically
          • Default setup
      • Tethering and Mobile HotSpot
        • Mobile Hotspot (settings)
          • Device name (tap to change connection mode)
            • Allow all devices
            • Only allowed devices
          • Allowed devices
          • Configure
            • Network SSID
            • Security
            • Password
            • Show password
            • Show advanced options (on/off)
              • [When 'show advanced options' is turned on]
                • Broadcast channel
                • Maximum connections
        • Mobile Hotspot Switch (on/off)
        • USB tethering (on/off) (*Unavailable if the USB cable is not connected to your computer*)
        • Help
      • VPN
        • Add VPN (*Security password must be enabled. You will be prompted to create one*)
        • [List of available VPN networks]
      • Wi-Fi calling (settings)
        • Connection preferences
          • Wi-Fi Preferred
          • Cellular Network Preferred
          • Never use Cellular Network
        • Help
      • Wi-Fi Calling Switch (on/off)

                      [File / data transfer]

      • NFC Switch (on/off)
      • NFC (Settings)
        • Android Beam Switch (on/off)
      • S Beam Switch (on/off)
      • S Beam (Information)
      • Nearby Devices
        • File sharing (on/off)<br  />[Advanced]
        • Shared contents
        • Device name
        • Allowed devices list
        • Not-allowed devices list
        • Download to
        • Upload from other devices
      • AllShare Cast
        • AllShare Cast Switch (on/off)
        • Scan
        • Help
      • Kies via Wi-Fi

Home screen mode

      • Standard mode
      • Easy mode
      • Cancel
      • Apply

Blocking mode Switch (on/off)

Blocking mode (settings)

      [Features]

      • Disable incoming calls (on/off)
      • Disable notifications (on/off)
      • Disable alarm and timer (on/off)
      • Disable LED indicator (on/off)

      [Set time]

      • Always (on/off)
      • From
      • To

      [Allowed contacts]

      • Allowed contacts
      • Allowed contact list

Sound

      • Volume
        • Music, video, games and other media slider
        • Ringtone slider
        • Notifications slider
        • System slider
      • Vibration intensity

      [Ringtones and notifications]

      • Device ringtone
        • [list of ringtones]
        • Add
      • Device vibration
        • [list of vibration patterns]
      • Create
      • Default notifications
      • Vibrate when ringing (on/off)

      [System]

      • Keytones (on/off)
      • Touch sounds (on/off)
      • Screen lock sounds (on/off)
      • Haptic feedback (on/off)
      • Auto haptic (settings)
      • Auto haptic Switch (on/off)

Display

[General]

      • Wallpaper
        • Home screen
        • Lock screen
        • Home and lock screens
      • LED indicator
        • Charging (on/off)
        • Low battery (on/off)
        • Notifications (on/off)
        • Voice recording (on/off)
      • Multi window (on/off)
      • Page buddy (settings)
        • Earphones page (on/off)
        • Docking page (on/off)
        • Roaming page (on/off)
        • Page buddy info
      • Page buddy Switch (on/off)

[Screen]

      • Brightness
        • Auto brightness (on/off)
        • Brightness slider
      • Auto-rotate screen (on/off)
      • Screen timeout
      • [Features]
      • Smart rotation (on/off)
      • Smart stay (on/off)

      [Font]

      • Font style
      • Font size

      [More settings]

      • Touch key light duration
      • Display battery percentage (on/off)
      • Auto adjust screen tone (on/off)

Storage

[Device memory]

      • Device memory (bar graph)
      • Total space
      • Applications (*tap to access application manager*)
      • Pictures, videos (*Tap to access Gallery*)
      • Audio (music, ringtones, podcasts)
      • Downloads
      • Miscellaneous files
      • Available space

[SD card]

      • Total space
      • Available space
      • Unmount SD card
      • Format SD card

Power saving mode Switch (On/Off)

Power saving mode (settings)

      • CPU power saving (on/off)
      • Screen power saving (on/off)
      • Background color (on/off)
      • Turn off haptic feedback (on/off)

[power saving tips]

      • Learn about Power saving mode

Battery

      • percentage charged
      • Battery use graph -- tap to expand
      • List of apps using battery
      • Refresh icon

 

Application manager

      • Downloaded screen
      • Running screen (*to access, swipe left*)
      • All screen (*to access, swipe left*)
      • Menu key
        • Sort by size
        • Reset app preferences

Location services

      • Use wireless networks (on/off)
      • Use GPS satellites (on/off)
      • Location and Google search (on/off)

[Personalization]

Lock screen

      • Screen lock
        • Swipe
        • Motion
        • Face unlock
        • Face and voice
        • Pattern
        • PIN
        • Password
        • None
      • With screen lock (on/off)
      • Lock screen options (on/off)
      • Lock automatically
      • Lock instantly with power k... (on/off)
      • Vibrate on screen tap (on/off)
      • Owner information

Security

      • Encrypt device
      • Encrypt external SD card

[SIM card lock]

      • Set up SIM card lock

[Passwords]

      • Make passwords visible (on/off)

                      [Device administration]

      • Device administrators
      • Unknown sources (on/off)

[Credential storage]

      • Trusted credentials
      • Install from device storage
      • Clear credentials

Language and input

      • Language

[Keyboards and input methods]

      • Default
        • Samsung keyboard
        • Swype
        • Set up input methods
      • Google voice typing (on/off)
      • Google voice typing settings icon
        • Choose input languages
        • Block offensive words (on/off)
        • Download offline speech recognition
      • Samsung keyboard (on/off)
      • Samsung keyboard settings icon
        • Portrait keyboard types
          • Qwerty
          • 3/4
        • Input languages
        • Predictive text (settings)
        • Predictive text Switch (on/off)
        • Continuous input (on/off)
        • Handwriting
        • Advanced
        • Reset settings
      • Swype (on/off)
      • Swype settings icon
        • How to Swype
        • Gestures
        • Preferences
        • Language options
        • Swype Connect
        • Personalization
        • Updates

[Speech]

      • voice search
      • Voice recognizer
      • Text-to-speech output
        • Samsung text-to-speech engine (select)
        • Samsung text-to-speech settings icon
          • Language
          • Settings for Samsung TTS
        • Google text-to-speech engine (select)
        • Google text-to-speech engine settings icon
          • Language
          • Settings for Google Text-to-Speech
          • Install voice data

                              [General]

        • Speech rate
        • Listen to an example
        • Driving mode (settings)
          • Incoming call (on/off)
          • Message (on/off)
          • New emails (on/off)
          • New voicemail (on/off)
          • Alarm (on/off)
          • Schedule (on/off)
          • Unlock screen
        • Driving mode Switch (on/off)

[Mouse / trackpad]

      • Pointer speed

Back up and reset

      • Back up my data (on/off)
      • Backup account
      • Automatic restore (on/off)

[Personal data]

      • Factory data reset
      • Collect diagnostics

              [Accounts]

[*As accounts are added (for example, Google), they are listed here. Tap an account to view privacy settings, adjust sync settings, or remove an account]

Add account

      • Samsung account
      • ChatON
      • Dropbox
      • Email
      • Facebook
      • Google
      • LDAP
      • Microsoft Exchange Activesync

Motions

      • Direct call
      • Smart alert
      • Double tap to top
      • Tilt to zoom
      • Pan to move icon
      • Pan to browse images
      • Shake to update
      • Turn over to mute/pause
      • [sensitivity settings and tutorial]
      • Sensitivity settings
      • Learn about motions
      • [Hand motions]
      • Palm swipe to capture (on/off)
      • Palm touch to mute / pause (on/off)
      • [Hand motion tutorial]
      • Learn about hand motions

Accessory

      • Dock sound (on/off)
      • Audio output mode (on/off)
      • Desk home screen display (on/off)
      • [HDMI]
      • Audio output
        • Stereo
        • Surround

Date and time

      • Automatic date and time (on/off)
      • Set date
      • Set time
      • Automatic time zone (on/off)
      • Select time zone
      • Use 24-hour format (on/off)
      • Select date format

Accessibility

      • Auto-rotate screen (on/off)
      • Screen timeout
      • Lock automatically
      • Speak passwords (on/off)
      • The power key ends calls (on/off)
      • Accessibility shortcut (on/off)

      [Services]

      • TalkBack

      [Vision]

      • Font size
      • Negative colors (on/off)
      • Text-to-speech output
      • Enhance web accessibility

      [Hearing]

      • Sound balance
      • Mono audio (on/off)
      • Turn off all sounds (on/off)

[Mobility]

      • Tap and hold delay

Developer options        

      • Desktop backup password
      • Stay awake
      • Protect SD card
      • [Debugging]
      • USB debugging
      • Allow mock locations
      • Select app to be debugged
      • Wait for debugger
      • [Input]
      • Show touches
      • Show pointer location
      • [Drawing]
      • Show layout boundaries
      • Show GPU view updates
      • Show screen updates
      • Window animation scale
      • Transition animation scale
      • Animation duration scale
      • Disable hardware overlays
      • Force GPU rendering
      • [Monitoring]
      • Strict mode
      • Show CPU usage
      • GPU rendering profile
      • Enable traces
      • [Apps]
      • Do not keep activities
      • Limit background processes
      • Show all ANRs

About device

      • Software update
      • Status
        • Battery status
        • Battery level
        • Network
        • Signal strength
        • Mobile network type
        • Service state
        • Roaming
        • Mobile network state
        • My phone number
        • IMEI
        • IMEISV
        • IP Address
        • Wi-fi MAC Address
        • Bluetooth address
        • Serial number
        • Up time
        • Device status
      • Legal information
      • Model number
      • Android version
      • Baseband version
      • Kernel version
      • Build number

 

Apps icon

  • Apps tab
    • AllShare Play
    • Amazon
    • Calculator
    • Calendar
    • Camera
    • ChatON
    • Clock
    • Contacts
    • Downloads
    • Dropbox
    • Email
    • Flipboard
    • Gallery
    • Game Hub
    • Gmail
    • Google
    • Google settings
    • Google+
    • Group Play
    • Help
    • Internet
    • Kies air
    • Local
    • Maps
    • Media Hub
    • Messaging
    • Messenger
    • Mobile Hotspot
    • More Services
    • Music Hub
    • Music Player
    • My files
    • Navigation
    • Paper Artist
    • Phone
    • Play Books
    • Play Magazine
    • Play Movies & TV
    • Play Music
    • Play Store
    • S Memo
    • S Suggest
    • S Voice
    • Samsung Apps
    • Settings
    • T-Mobile My Account
    • T-Mobile Name ID
    • T-Mobile TV
    • Talk
    • Video Player
    • Visual Voicemail
    • Voice recorder
    • Voice Search
    • VPN Client
    • YouTube
    • Zynga Games
  • Widgets tab
    • Alarm (2x1)
    • AllShare Cast (1x1)
    • Assistive light (2x1)
    • Bonus apps (4x2)
    • Book (1x1)
    • Calendar (2x3)
    • Calendar (mini today)
    • Calendar (month)
    • Calendar (tasks)
    • Clock digital (4x1)
    • Clock digital (2x1)
    • Clock funky (2x2)
    • Clock modern (2x2)
    • Contact (1x1)
    • Contact (4x1)
    • Direct dial (1x1)
    • Direct message (1x1)
    • Directions and navigation (1x1)
    • Dropbox folder (1x1)
    • Dual clock (analog 4x2)
    • Dual clock (digital 2x2)
    • Dual clock (digital 4x2)
    • Email (4x4)
    • Favorite apps (4x4)
    • Favorite contacts (4x2)
    • Favorite contacts (4x4)
    • Favorite settings (4x4)
    • Flipboard (4x2)
    • Game hub (4x2)
    • Gmail (3x3)
    • Gmail label (1x1)
    • Google Play Books (2x3)
    • Google Play Music (4x1)
    • Google Search (4x1)
    • Google Search (4x1)
    • Google+ posts (4x2)
    • Media hub (4x2)
    • Messaging (3x3)
    • Mono audio (2x1)
    • Music hub (4x1)
    • Music player (4x1)
    • Music playlist (1x1)
    • My call sound (1x1)
    • Negative colors (2x1)
    • Picture frame (2x2)
    • Play - My library (4x4)
    • Play recommendations (4x2)
    • Play Store (2x2)
    • S Bookmarks (1x1)
    • S Bookmarks (2x2)
    • S Memo (2x2)
    • S Suggest (4x4)
    • Settings shortcut (1x1)
    • Simple alarm clock (4x2)
    • Simple picture frame (2x2)
    • Software update (1x1)
    • T-Mobile Data Usage (2x1)
    • T-Mobile Min/Msg usage (2x1)
    • T-Mobile TV (4x2)
    • T-Mobile TV (small) 4x1
    • Traffic (1x1)
    • Video player (2x1)
    • Weather (4x2)
    • Yahoo! Finance (4x2)
    • Yahoo! News (4x2)
    • YouTube (3x2)
    • Zynga games (4x2)

 

Phone

  • keypad tab

    • keypad
    • Menu key
      • Send message
      • Speed dial setting
      • Call settings
        • Call rejection
          • Auto reject mode (settings)
          • Auto reject mode Switch (on/off)
          • Auto reject list
        • Set reject messages
        • Call answering / ending
        • Auto screen off during calls (on/off)
        • Accessory settings for call
        • My call sound
        • Use extra vol. for calls (on/off)
        • Increase volume in pocket (on/off)
        • Call forwarding
        • Wi-Calling (settings)
        • Wi-Calling Switch (on/off)
        • Additional settings
        • [Voicemail]
        • Voicemail service
        • Voicemail settings
        • Ringtone
        • Vibrate
        • TTY mode
        • Hearing aids (on/off)
  • Logs tab

    • [Call log]
    • Menu key
      • View by
      • Delete
      • Call duration
      • Call settings (see above: Keypad tab)
  • Favorites tab

    • [list of favorites]
    • Menu key
      • Add to favorites
      • Remove from favorites
      • Grid view 
      • Call settings (see above: Keypad tab)
  • Contacts tab

    • Groups tab
      • [list of groups]
      • Menu key
        • Create (a group)
        • Search
        • Change order
        • Delete groups
    • Search
    • [contacts list]
    • Add contact icon
    • Menu key
      • Delete
      • Import / export
        • Import from USB storage
        • Export to USB storage
        • Import from SD card
        • Export to SD card
        • Import from SIM card
        • Export to SIM card
        • Share namecard via
      • Merge with Samsung account
      • Merge with Google
      • Accounts
      • Speed dial setting
      • Send message
      • Send email
      • Contacts to display
      • Settings
        • (Display) Only contacts with phones (on/off)
        • List by
          • First name
          • Last name
        • Display contacts by
        • Service numbers
          • 411 & more
          • Customer care
          • Voice Mail
        • Contact sharing settings
          • settings
            • send all namecards
            • send individual namecards