Quick Start Guide, Tips and Tricks for Samsung Galaxy S4

galaxy s4 boxYou’ve got a shiny new Samsung Galaxy S4, and now ready to explore more of what your Samsung Galaxy S4 and Android can do ?

These articles will help you to get started with your new device, and then point you towards more advanced tips and tricks.

Quick Start Guide

  1. 10 Things to Do After Unboxing Your Samsung Galaxy S4.
  2. How to Setup a New Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  3. How Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  4. How to Export iPhone Contacts from iCloud to Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  5. How To Transfer Contacts, Messages, Pictures, Music & etc From iPhone to Galaxy S4 ?
  6. How to configure Wi-Fi Connection on Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  7. Setting Up and Customizing Your Samsung Galaxy S4.
  8. Samsung Galaxy S4 Internet Browser FAQ and User’s Guide.
  9. How to Setup Gmail and Internet Email on Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  10. How to Transfer Music and Video Files to Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  11. How to Download and Install an App From Google Play Onto Your Phone ?
  12. How to Upgrade Firmware Over The Air (FOTA) on Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  13. How to Upgrade Firmware using Kies on Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  14. How to Backup and Restore Galaxy S4 Data Using Samsung Kies ?
  15. How to Reset All Settings to Factory Default on Galaxy S4 ?

Basic

  1. How to Use Custom Ringtones, Notifications & Alarms on Galaxy S4 ?
  2. How to Change the Phone Name for Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  3. Samsung Galaxy S4 Keyboard User’s Guide
  4. How to Disable Touch Tone and Keypad Sound on Galaxy S4 ?
  5. How to Customize Shortcuts on Galaxy S4 Lock Screen ?
  6. How to Configure Briefing Alarms on Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  7. How to Activate and Use Multi-window on Galaxy S4 ?
  8. How to Locate and Remote Control Your Lost Galaxy S4 ?
  9. How to Uninstall Apps on Galaxy S4 ?
  10. How to Connect Samsung Galaxy S4 to Kies via WiFi ?
  11. How to Boot Galaxy S4 into Safe Mode ?
  12. How to Set and Delete Multiple Alarms on Galaxy S4 ?
  13. Where’s the Developer Options on Galaxy S4 ?
  14. How to Configure Multiple Widgets Lock Screen on Galaxy S4 ?
  15. How to Edit Quick Settings Panel on Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  16. How to add more than 4 apps in the dock area of Galaxy S4 ?
  17. How to show dual clock of different cities on Galaxy S4 home screen ?
  18. How to create a picture or file shortcut on Galaxy S4 home screen ?
  19. How to you use Galaxy S4 with gloves on hands ?
  20. How to remove a Gmail account on your Galaxy S4 ?
  21. How add more fonts on Galaxy S4 ?
  22. How to install more fonts on Galaxy S4 with iFont ?
  23. How to remove unread message widget on Galaxy S4/Note 3 lock screen ?
  24. What are the fastest ways to access App info on Galaxy S4 ?
  25. How to enable Assistant Menu on Galaxy S4 ?
  26. What to do if you’ve forgotten your Galaxy S4’s PIN/Password ?
  27. What to do if you’ve forgotten your Galaxy S4’s Pattern lock ?
  28. How to access all quick settings buttons from anywhere on Galaxy S4 ?
  29. How to enable your Galaxy S4 to send emergency messages ? (Safety Assistance)
  30. How to disable vibration when picking up your Galaxy S4 ?
  31. How to create a custom vibration on Galaxy S4 ?
  32. How to control alarms with your voice on Galaxy S4 ?
  33. How to search on Galaxy S4 ?
  34. What are the keyboard shortcuts for web browsing on Galaxy S4 ?
  35. How to see the date on any screen on Galaxy S4 ?
  36. How to make password field visible when typing on Galaxy S4 ?
  37. How to set (on/off /change color) LED notifications on Galaxy S4 ?
  38. How to remove Bloatware from Galaxy S4 ?

Contacts and Communication

  1. How to Save Pictures from Email app to an Album on Galaxy S4 ?
  2. How to Transfer Contacts on Galaxy S4 Phone to Google Contacts ?
  3. How to “Bump” Contacts & Pics Between iPhone and Galaxy S4 ?
  4. How to Setup Hotmail/Live Mail as ActiveSync on Galaxy S4 ?
  5. How to Copy Images from Internet to Messaging App on Galaxy S4 ?
  6. How to Assign Different Ringtones to Contacts on Galaxy S4 ?
  7. How to Hide Keyboard When Viewing Message Threads on Galaxy S4 ?
  8. How to Create Email Widgets for Different Accounts on Galaxy S4 Home Screens ?
  9. How to speed-up dialing a contact on your Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  10. How to solve “Unable to sign or encrypt message. Certificate not installed” error on Galaxy S4 ?
  11. How to change email password on Galaxy S4 Email app ?
  12. How to create separate icons/shortcuts for different Gmail accounts on Galaxy S4 ?
  13. How to enable volume key to change text size on Galaxy S4 Messaging app ?
  14. How to Remove SMS Entries From Call Logs on Your Galaxy S4 ?
  15. How to Delete SIM card Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  16. How to backup contacts that are stored in Galaxy S4 ?
  17. How to remove default contact pictures on Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  18. How to Save MMS Contacts from iPhone on Galaxy S4 ?
  19. How to set and use call reject messages on Galaxy S4 ?
  20. How to attach any file types on Galaxy S4 Gmail message ?
  21. How to transfer messages (SMS) from iPhone to Galaxy S4 ?
  22. How to setup AOL email on Galaxy S4 Email app ?
  23. Why does the Galaxy S4/Note 3 Email app downloads old emails from Gmail ?
  24. How to add a 2nd Gmail account for Gmail app 4.6 on Galaxy S4 ?
  25. How to transfer music or video file on Galaxy S4 via Bluetooth ?
  26. How to block calls on Galaxy S4 ?
  27. How to turn on and configure blocking mode on Galaxy S4 ?
  28. How to Home and Power keys to answer/end calls on Galaxy S4 ?
  29. How to transfer contacts from SIM to Gmail on Galaxy S4 ?
  30. How to auto dial phone extensions on Galaxy S4 ?

Media and Entertainment

  1. How to Capture a Screenshot on Samsung Galaxy S3 ?
  2. How to Transfer .mov Files from iPhone to Watch on Galaxy S4 ?
  3. How to Setup WatchOn to Control Your TV and Set-top-box ?
  4. How to hide an album/folder from Gallery on your Galaxy S4 ?
  5. How to find hidden albums/photos on Galaxy S4 ?

Web and Network

  1. How to View Flash Based Websites on Galaxy S4 ?
  2. How To Transfer Data Using Android Beam on Galaxy S4 ?
  3. How To Share Files Using Bluetooth on Galaxy S4 ?
  4. How to Enable Bluetooth Internet Sharing (tethering) on Galaxy S4 ?
  5. How to Configure Galaxy S4 as Portable Wi-Fi Router ?
  6. How to Remove Samsung Bookmarks in Android Chrome ?
  7. How to Configure Proxy Server on Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  8. How to transfer bookmarks from Chrome to stock browser on Galaxy S4 ?
  9. How to use S Beam on Galaxy S4 and Note 3 ?
  10. How to set mobile data limits on Galaxy S4 ?
  11. How to connect your Galaxy Note 3/S4 with a Bluetooth keyboard ?
  12. How to find MAC and IP addresses for your Galaxy S4 ?

Apps

  1. How to Scan QR Code with Samsung Galaxy S4 ?
  2. How to Disable Shortcuts on Homescreen After App Installation on Galaxy S4 ?
  3. How to Disable Push Notification Ads on Galaxy S4 ?
  4. How To Backup Galaxy S4 Data to SD Card using MyBackup ?
  5. How to Open Zip and Rar Files on Galaxy S4 ?
  6. How to Get Temperature and Humidity Readings on Galaxy S4 ?
  7. How to Setup Daydream (Screen Saver) for Galaxy S4 ?
  8. Download Free Android Games for Galaxy S4.
  9. How to View Dropbox Photos on Your Galaxy S4/Note 2 Gallery App ?
  10. How to move multiple apps between Galaxy S4 home screens at the same time ?
  11. How access iCloud on Galaxy S4 ?
  12. How to use S Translator on Galaxy S4 ?
  13. How to save map offline on Google Maps 7.x ?
  14. How to explore local cafes, attractions, hotels and etc. on Google Maps 7.0 ?
  15. How to extract and translate text using Optical Reader on Galaxy S4 ?

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One Response to Quick Start Guide, Tips and Tricks for Samsung Galaxy S4

  1. Amanda says:

    Good Day

    After following the instructions on how to transfer music from my S4 to another phone (and the phones are paired).. it still does not want to work.. What could the problem be?