Screen & keyboard: Samsung T229

Learn how to customize the screen and keyboard settings on the Samsung T229. Find out more on this page:

 

Backlight

Home screen

Keyboard

Multitasking

 

 

Backlight

Brightness

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

 

  1. From the main screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Display settings.
  4. Scroll to and select Backlight.
  5. Scroll to and select Brightness.
  6. Press the Navigation key left or right to adjust brightness.
  7. Select Save.

 

 

Timeout

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

 

  1. From the main screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Display settings.
  4. Scroll to and select Backlight.
  5. Select Duration.
  6. From On, press the Navigation key left or right to select from the following:
    • 15 sec
    • 30 sec
    • 1 min
    • 3 min
    • 10 min
  7. Scroll to Dim and press the Navigation key left or right to select from the following:
    • 15 sec
    • 30 sec
    • 1 min
    • 3 min
    • Off
  8. Select Save.

 

 

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Home screen

Add widget or shortcut

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

 

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

 

 

Delete widget or shortcut

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

 

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

 

 

Home screen wallpaper

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

 

  1. From the main screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Display settings.
  4. Select Wallpaper.
  5. Select one of the following options:
    • Browse wallpapers: Launch t-zones® and purchase wallpaper.
    • Default wallpapers: Browse pre-installed wallpaper. Press the Navigation key left or right to select the wallpaper. Select Save.
    • Photos: Browse photos you’ve taken. Scroll to the desired photo. Select View and then select Save.
    • Downloaded images: Browse images that you’ve downloaded. Select View and then select Save.
  6. Scroll to the desired image.
  7. Select Options and then Save.

 

 

Lock screen wallpaper

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

 

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

 

 

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Keyboard

Change default keyboard

To change the default keyboard, follow these steps:

 

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

 

 

Enter symbols & numbers

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

 

Insert the plus sign

 

  1. Press the Right soft key.
  2. Select Symbol.
  3. Press the Navigation key right.
  4. Press the Navigation key down.
  5. Press the 8 key.

 

Insert the @

 

In ABC mode, quickly press the 1 key two times.

 

Insert period (.)

 

In ABC or T9â mode, press the 1 key once.

 

Insert dash

 

In ABC mode, quickly press the 1 key four times.

 

 

Text entry mode

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

 

  1. While writing a text message, press the Right soft key.
  2. Select from the following:
    • T9 (English)
    • ABC Mode
    • Number
    • Symbol

 

 

Turn on / off haptic feedback

To turn on or turn off haptic feedback vibration, follow these steps:

 

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

 

 

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