Set up the device: Samsung Gravity 3

Learn how to set up the time, date, and language on the Samsung Gravity 3. Find out more on this page:

 

Developer options

Language

First time use

Time & date

 

 

Developer options

Turn off developer options

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Language

Change language

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, select Menu.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select Personalize.
  4. Select Language and press Ok.
  5. Highlight the Screen text field and press Ok.
  6. Select one of the following options and press OK.
    • Automatic
    • English
    • Français
    • Español
  7. Highlight the Input language field and press Ok.
  8. Select one of the following options and press OK.
    • English
    • Français
    • Español
  9. Press Save to confirm your selections.

 

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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. Ensure that the battery is fully charged.
  2. Power on the device.
  3. Follow prompts to set up the time & date.
  4. Your phone is ready for use.

 

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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 the main screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Personalize.
  4. Scroll to and select Time and date.
  5. Under Time zone update, select from the following:
    • Automatic: to accept time and date updates from the network based on the phone’s location.
    • Manual only: to set the date and time manually, with no network input.
    • Prompt first: to notify you before accepting time and date updates from the network.
  6. Select Save.
    Note: When switching from Manual only to Automatic, the phone requires a reboot. Press OK to reboot the phone.

 

 

Set time & date

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

 

  1. From the main screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Personalize.
  4. Scroll to and select Time and date.
  5. Under Time zone updating, select Manual only.
  6. To change the time zone, scroll to and select Time zone.
  7. Scroll left or right to select the correct time zone.
  8. Select OK.
  9. To change the time, scroll down to Time.
  10. Press the number keys to enter the new time.
  11. Press P for PM, A for AM.
  12. To change the date, scroll down to Date.
  13. Press the number keys to enter the new date.
  14. To change the time format, scroll down to Time format.
  15. Scroll to choose between 12hr or 24hr format.
  16. Select Save.

 

 

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