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How to Turn Off the Samsung Galaxy Tab

Most often, you will just put your Samsung Galaxy Tab to sleep. Or it will go to sleep on its own, because you didn’t pay enough attention to it. But occasionally, you will want to completely power down [more…]

How to Create Contacts from E-mail and Social Networks on Galaxy Tab 10.1

You can create contacts on your Samsung Galaxy Tab from a single e-mail. You can also import them from your social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIN. [more…]

How to Import Contacts from Your Computer to a Galaxy Tab

You can export contacts from your computer’s e-mail program and then import them into the Samsung Galaxy Tab. It’s not easy, but it’s possible.

The key is to save or export your computer e-mail program’s [more…]

How to Create a Contact from a Map on a Galaxy Tab

When you use the Maps app on the Samsung Galaxy Tab to locate a coffee house, apothecary, or parole office (or all three in one place), you can quickly create a contact for that location. Here’s how: [more…]

How to Edit a Contact on a Samsung Galaxy Tab

To edit a contact on your Samsung Galaxy Tab, start by locating and displaying the contact’s information. Touch the Edit Contact icon button, and start making changes. [more…]

How to Add an Image for a Contact on a Galaxy Tab

Do some of the contacts on your Samsung Galaxy Tab have pictures associated, while others do not? Well, you can add your own images to those contacts that don’t have them yet. [more…]

How to Merge (Join) Duplicate Contacts on a Samsung Galaxy Tab

Because the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 can pull contacts from multiple sources (Facebook, Gmail, Twitter), you may discover duplicate contact entries in the Contacts app. Rather than fuss over which entry [more…]

How to Use the Samsung Galaxy Tab Onscreen Keyboard

For text communications on the Galaxy Tab, you touch an onscreen keyboard. That keyboard pops up whenever the Tab requires text input or when you have an opportunity to type something. [more…]

How to Access Symbols on the Galaxy Tab Onscreen Keyboard

The Samsung Galaxy Tab onscreen keyboard has a plethora of keys that are not readily visible. When the keyboard first appears, it is in Alphabetic mode and you see keys from A through Z in lowercase. You [more…]

How to Add Spell Check and Auto-Complete to the Galaxy Tab

Anyone can type, but it’s the rare individual who can spell, so the Samsung Galaxy Tab provides tools to help you spell. But, you have to add that functionality to the keyboard. Follow these steps: [more…]

How to Select Text for Editing on the Samsung Galaxy Tab

You’ll probably do more text editing on your Samsung Galaxy Tab than you realize. The concepts are the same as you find on a computer, but without a keyboard and mouse, the process can be daunting. [more…]

How to Cut, Copy, and Paste Text on the Galaxy Tab

Once you have selected text on your Samsung Galaxy Tab, it is primed for cutting or copying, which works just like it does in your favorite word processor. After you select the text, choose the proper [more…]

How to Synchronize Your Google Account with Your Galaxy Tab

After your Samsung Galaxy Tab has been activated, the next step in configuring it is to synchronize the device with your Google account. Obey: [more…]

How to Prep for Dictation on the Samsung Galaxy Tab

The Galaxy Tab has the amazing ability to interpret your dictation as text. It works almost as well as computer dictation in science fiction movies. [more…]

How to Do a Voice Search on the Galaxy Tab

The Samsung Galaxy Tab has the amazing ability to translate voice commands into searches to be carried out by web search engines. It’s a tad unreliable, especially compared with how well the other voice [more…]

How to Create a New Contact on the Samsung Galaxy Tab

You can create a brand new contact from scratch in your Samsung Galaxy Tab using the Contacts app. To start the Contacts app: Touch the Apps Menu icon button on the Home screen; then touch the Contacts [more…]

How to Set Up Your Samsung Galaxy Tab

The first step in using your new Galaxy Tab is setting it up. Odds are good that the folks who sold you the Galaxy Tab have already done some preconfiguration. In the United States, the Tab is available [more…]

Where to Find Features on Your Galaxy Tab

Before you become an expert Galaxy Tab user, you must first learn to find the basic command buttons and other features on your Galaxy Tab. [more…]

Optional Accessories for the Samsung Galaxy Tab

You can buy an assortment of handy Galaxy Tab accessories, and I’m sure that the pleasant people at the Phone Store showed you the variety when you bought your Tab. Here are just a few of the items that [more…]

How to Store Your Samsung Galaxy Tab

Like your car keys, glasses, and wallet, you’ll want to store your Galaxy Tab in a place where it’s safe, easy to find, and always handy whether you’re at home, at work, or on the road. [more…]

How to Activate Your Samsung Galaxy Tab

The first step in using your Samsung Galaxy Tab is activation. If you purchased a cellular Tab, this step was most likely done for you at the store or before your Tab was shipped to you. If not, this part [more…]

How to Turn On Your Samsung Galaxy Tab

To turn on your Galaxy Tab, press and hold the Power Lock button. After a few seconds, you see the word SamsungGalaxy Tab 10.1 and then some hypnotic animation. The Tab is starting. [more…]

How to Wake Your Galaxy Tab from Sleep

You’ll probably leave your Samsung Galaxy Tab on all the time, and just allow it to sleep when not in use. It was designed that way. The battery lasts quite a while, so when the Tab is bored or when you’ve [more…]

Samsung Galaxy Tab: How to Set Up a Google Account

Initial setup of the Galaxy Tab works best when you already have a Google, or Gmail, account on the Internet. If you need to create a Google account, follow these directions to complete the setup process [more…]

How to Attach Your Google Account to the Galaxy Tab

Don’t fret if you’ve failed to obey the prompts and neglected to sign in to your Google account when first configuring the Galaxy Tab. You can rerun the configuration setup at any time. Just follow these [more…]

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