Set up the device: Samsung Vibrant T959

Learn how to set up the time, date, and language on the Samsung Vibrant T959. Find out more on this page:

 

Developer options

Language

First time use

Time & date

 

 

Developer options

Turn off developer options

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

Language

Change language

To change the language of the device and menus, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press Menu.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll and select Language & keyboard.
  4. Tap Language.
  5. Choose language.

 

 

Back to top

 

 

First time use

Prepare the battery and SIM card

Before using the device, you need to insert the battery and SIM card. To prepare the battery and SIM card, see these steps:

 

 

 

Setup wizard

After turning on your device the first time, you may see a setup wizard to help you set up your device. To do this initial setup, follow these steps:

 

  1. Create or sign into your Gmail account.
  2. Make some initial decisions about how you want to use your phone.

 

 

Back to top

 

 

Time & date

Auto-update time (NITZ)

To set the device clock to automatically update based on what time zone it is in, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu Menu_key.pngkey.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to and tap Date and time.
  4. Tap to select or deselect Automatic.

 

 

Set time & date

To set the time and date of the device clock, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu Menu_key.pngkey.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to and tap Date and time.
  4. If necessary, tap to deselect and turn off Automatic.
  5. Tap Set date.
  6. Touch and slide the numbers to set the current date.
  7. Tap Set.
  8. Tap Set time.
  9. Tap the Plus and Minus icons to set the current time.
  10. Tap Set.
  11. If desired, tap to select Use 24-hour format.
  12. If desired, tap Select date format.
  13. Select one of the following options:
    • MM/DD/YYYY
    • DD/MM/YYYY
    • YYYY/MM/DD

 

 

Back to top