Screen & keyboard: Samsung Galaxy Gear

Learn how to customize the screen and keyboard settings on the Samsung Galaxy Gear. 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 Home screen, swipe to the left or right until you land on Settings.
  2. Tap the screen to access.
  3. Tap Display.
  4. Tap Brightness.
  5. Move the slider left or right to adjust the brightness.

 

 

Timeout

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, swipe to the left or right until you land on Settings.
  2. Tap the screen to access.
  3. Tap Display.
  4. Tap Screen timeout.
  5. Tap on the timeout option you prefer.

 

 

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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 Home screen, swipe to the left or right until you land on Settings.
  2. Tap the screen to access.
  3. Tap Display.
  4. Tap Home bg colour.
  5. Select the color you want for the background.

 

 

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:

 

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

 

 

Text entry mode

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

 

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

 

 

Turn on / off haptic feedback

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

 

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Multitasking

Turn on / off multitasking

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

 

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

 

 

Switch windows

To switch tasks or windows, follow these steps:

 

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