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:

     

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

     

     

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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:

     

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

     

     

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