Screen & keyboard: Samsung Gravity Q

Learn how to customize the screen and keyboard settings on the Samsung Gravity Q. Find out more on this page:

 

Backlight

Home screen

Keyboard

 

 

Backlight

Brightness

To make the screen backlight brighter or darker, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Menu.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Display settings.
  4. Tap Brightness.
  5. Touch the Brightness slider and slide left or right to adjust the screen brightness.
  6. Tap Save.

 

 

Timeout

To change the time before the backlight times out, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Menu.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Display settings.
  4. Tap Backlight time.
  5. Select one of the following:
    • 8 seconds
    • 15 seconds
    • 30 seconds
    • 1 minute
    • 3 minutes
    • 10 minutes
  6. Tap Save.

 

 

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Home screen

Add widget or shortcut

To add a widget or shortcut to the Home screen, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Widget.
  2. Scroll to and select the widget you want to add.
  3. Tap Done to close the widget menu.
  4. Touch and hold the new widget until a yellow outline appears.
  5. Slide your finger to place the widget in the desired location.
  6. Release your finger from the screen.

 

 

Delete widget or shortcut

To delete a widget or shortcut from the Home screen, follow these steps:

 

  1. Navigate to the Home screen with the widget you want to delete.
  2. Tap Widget.
  3. Tap the Delete icon next to the widget that you want to delete.
  4. Tap Done.

 

 

Home screen wallpaper

To change the Home screen wallpaper picture, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Menu.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Display settings.
  4. Tap Wallpaper.
  5. Perform one of the following actions:
    • Use a default wallpaper
      1. Scroll to the wallpaper you want to use.
      2. Tap Set.
    • Use a custom wallpaper
      1. Tap Pictures.
      2. Navigate to and select the photo you want to use.
      3. If necessary, tap Rotate.
      4. Tap Set.

 

 

Lock screen wallpaper

The lock screen wallpaper matches the device's Home screen wallpaper. We're sorry, but changing the lock screen wallpaper is not available on this device.

 

 

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Keyboard

Change default keyboard

This device is equipped with a slide-out keyboard. We're sorry, but changing the default on-screen keyboard is not available on this device.

 

 

Enter symbols & numbers

To enter symbols and numbers with the keyboard, follow these steps:

 

Using the on-screen keyboard

  1. In any text field, tap the Keyboard mode key.
    Note: The Keyboard mode key can display T9Ab, ABC, T9ab, or EMO.
  2. Scroll to and select one of the following:
    • Numeric
    • Symbols
  3. Tap the keys to enter symbols or numbers as necessary.
  4. To return to a letter keyboard, tap the Keyboard mode key again and select the desired keyboard.

 

Using the slide-out keyboard in landscape view

  1. In any text field, press the Alt key.
  2. Press the key containing the symbol or number you want to use.
  3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 as necessary.
  4. To see an on-screen table of symbols, press the Sym key.
  5. Press the Up and Down keys to browse more symbols.

 

 

Text entry mode

To change the text entry or predictive text mode, follow these steps:

 

  1. In any text field, slide the keyboard out.
  2. Tap More.
  3. Scroll to and select one of the following options:
    • Predictive text on
    • Predictive text off

 

 

Turn on/off haptic feedback

We're sorry, but haptic feedback is not available on this device.

 

 

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