Connections & network: Samsung T249

Learn how to connect to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, and data networks (2G, 4G, LTE) on the Samsung T249. Find out more on this page:

 

Bluetooth

Emergency Alerts

GPS

Network

NFC

System Manager

Wi-Fi

 

 

Bluetooth

Pair Bluetooth device

To turn on Bluetooth and pair with a headset or other device, follow these steps:

 

  1. From  the main screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll  to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll  to and select Bluetooth.
  4. Select Turn Bluetooth on.
    Note: The device automatically  searches for and lists available Bluetooth devices.
  5. Scroll  to and select the desired device for pairing.

 

 

Turn on / off Bluetooth

To turn on or turn off Bluetooth, follow these steps:

 

  1. From  the main screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll  to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll  to and select Bluetooth.
  4. Select Turn Bluetooth on.

 

 

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Emergency Alerts

Turn on / off Emergency Alerts

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

 

 

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GPS

Turn on / off GPS

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

 

 

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Network

APN & data settings

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

 

 

Manual network selection

To manually select the wireless network the device connects to, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the main screen select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Advanced.
  4. Scroll to and select Network.
  5. Select Search now.
  6. Select the network to register.

 

The device detects and registers on wireless networks inside T-Mobile’s calling area, but roaming networks are usually restricted to T-Mobile SIM cards. You can manually select a network only in areas where T-Mobile does not own GSM spectrum.

 

 

Switch 2G / 4G / LTE

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

 

 

Turn on / off Airplane mode

Airplane mode turns off wireless connections. This allows you to use apps and menus, but not make calls or use the internet.

 

To turn on or turn off airplane mode, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the main screen select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll and select Personalize.
  4. Scroll to and select Phone settings.
  5. Select Airplane mode.
  6. Select on or off.
  7. Select save.

 

 

Turn on / off data roaming

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

 

 

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NFC

Read NFC tag

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

 

 

Turn on / off NFC

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System Manager (Carrier IQ)

Opt in / out of System Manager

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Wi-Fi

Delete Wi-Fi network profile

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

 

 

Scan & connect to Wi-Fi network

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

 

 

Turn on / off Wi-Fi

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

 

 

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