Screen & keyboard: Samsung Column T369

Learn how to customize the screen and keyboard settings on the Samsung Column T369. 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. Select Personalize.
  4. Scroll to and select Display settings.
  5. Scroll to and select Backlight.
  6. Scroll to and select Brightness.
  7. Press the Navigation key left or right to adjust the screen brightness.
  8. When done, 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. Select Personalize.
  4. Scroll to and select Display settings.
  5. Scroll to and select Backlight.
  6. Select Duration.
  7. Under On, scroll left or right and select one of the following options:
    • 10 sec
    • 15 sec
    • 30 sec
    • 1 min
    • 3 min
    • 10 min
  8. Scroll down to Dim.
  9. Scroll left or right and select one of the following options:
    • Off
    • 5 sec
    • 15 sec
    • 30 sec
    • 1 min
    • 3 min
  10. Select Save.

 

 

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Home screen

Add widget or shortcut

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Delete widget or shortcut

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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. Select Personalize.
  4. Scroll to and select Display settings.
  5. Select Wallpaper.
  6. Select one of the following options:
    • Fresh Wallpaper
    • Default wallpapers
    • Photos
    • Downloaded images
  7. Scroll to and select the image you want to use as a wallpaper.
  8. Select Save.

 

 

Lock screen wallpaper

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Keyboard

Change default keyboard

To change the default keyboard, follow these steps:

 

Text entry mode

How to type using this mode

How to change to this mode

T9 (predictive)

Press each key containing the letters of the desired word once. If multiple word selections are available, use the arrow keys to select the correct one.

  1. From within a text entry screen, press the Right Soft key.
  2. Scroll to and select T9 (English).

Alpha mode

For each letter, you may need to press the appropriate key multiple times. For example, the 2 key contains the letters a, b, and c. To type the letter a, press the 2 key once. To type the letter b, press it twice. To type the letter c, press it three times.

  1. From within a text entry screen, press the Right Soft key.
  2. Scroll to and select Alpha.

Number mode

Use the number key pad to enter numbers.

  1. From within a text entry screen, press the Right Soft key.
  2. Scroll to and select Number.

Symbol

Use the number key pad to enter symbols and special characters.

  1. From within a text entry screen, press the Right Soft key.
  2. Scroll to and select Symbol.

 

 

Enter symbols & numbers

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

 

Using the menu

 

  1. From within a text entry screen, press the Right Soft key.
  2. Scroll to and select Symbol.
  3. Navigate to the desired symbol.
  4. Enter the number corresponding to the desired symbol.
  5. When done entering symbols, select OK.

 

Using the QWERTY keyboard

  1. Slide the phone open to access the QWERTY keyboard.
  2. Press the ALT key, then the desired number or symbol key.

 

 

Text entry mode

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

 

QWERTY keyboard function

Procedure

All capital letters

Press the Symbol/Shift key repeatedly until ABC shows in the upper-right corner of the screen.

Initial capital letters

Press the Symbol/Shift key repeatedly until Abc shows in the upper-right corner of the screen.

No capital letters

Press the Symbol/Shift key repeatedly until abc shows in the upper-right corner of the screen.

Numbers

Press the Alt key to switch to number mode.

Soft keys

Press the rectangular keys on the left and right sides of the keyboard to make soft key selections.

Symbols

Press the Alt key to enter symbols that show in yellow on the keyboard.

 

OR

 

For more symbols, press Alt then Symbol/Shift to access the symbols menu. Enter the number next to the symbol you want. For example, on the first menu, press 6 to enter the @ symbol.

 

To view the other menus, press the Arrow keys on the lower-right side of the keyboard or use the Navigation keys.

 

 

Turn on / off haptic feedback

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Multitasking

Turn on / off multitasking

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Switch windows

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