Security Set the Gear to use the screen lock feature when you are not wearing it. Set a Screen Lock It is recommended that you secure your device using a Screen lock. 1. From the Apps screen, rotate the bezel to Settings. 2. Tap Security > Screen lock. 3. Tap Screen lock type to select a screen lock type: • PIN: Set a PIN to use for unlocking the device when it removed from your wrist and the screen is turned off. • None: Do not lock the screen. 4. Tap Help to view help information for using the screen lock feature.
83 Accessibility Settings Accessibility Accessibility services are special features that make using the device easier for those with certain physical disabilities. Vision 1. From the Apps screen, rotate the bezel to Settings. 2. Tap Accessibility > Vision and select a mode. • Screen reader: This feature provides audible commentary that describes each screen. Tap any item to hear it described. Double-tap to initiate the described function. • Screen reader help: Get help for using the screen reader. • Dark screen: Keep the screen turned off at all times. • Zoom: Magnify the screen. • Grayscale: Change all colors to gray. • Negative colors: Reverse the display of colors from white text on a black background to black text on a white background. Hearing 1. From the Apps screen, rotate the bezel to Settings. 2. Tap Accessibility > Hearing and select a mode. • Turn off all sounds: For privacy, turn off all notifications and audio. • Mono audio: Switch audio from stereo to mono for use with one earphone.
84 Accessibility Settings Direct Access Triple-tap the screen with two fingers to open the screen reader. 1. From the Apps screen, rotate the bezel to Settings. 2. Tap Accessibility > Direct access to enable the feature.
85 Input Settings Input Configure your device's language and input settings. Default keyboard Select a default keyboard type for text input. 1. From the Apps screen, rotate the bezel to Settings. 2. Tap Input > Default keyboard and select your default keyboard. Note: This option is only available if you have downloaded additional keyboards from Galaxy Apps. Keyboard Settings Change the Samsung keyboard settings. 1. From the Apps screen, rotate the bezel to Settings. 2. Tap Input > Keyboard settings and tap options to customize: • English (US): Choose the keyboard layout. • Select input languages: Select languages for text input. • Check for updates: Set the Gear to check for and download the latest version of the Samsung keyboard. • Handwriting: Enable handwriting mode.
86 Input Settings • Smart typing: - Predictive text: Activate predictive text mode to predict English words based on your input and display word suggestions. - Auto capitalize: Set the Gear to automatically capitalize the first character after a final punctuation mark, such as a period, question mark, or exclamation mark. - Auto punctuate: Set the Gear to insert a period when you double-tap the space bar. • Key-tap feedback: - Sound: Set the Gear to play sounds when you tap a key. - Vibration: Set the Gear to vibrate when you tap a key. • Reset keyboard settings: Reset the Samsung keyboard settings. • Clear personalized data: Clear word predictions and other data.
87 Power Saving Settings Power Saving Activate power saving mode to save battery power by limiting the Gear’s functions. Use the Power saving mode to save battery power by: • Turning off all functions except notifications. • Turning off Wi-Fi. • Limiting maximum performance. To enable Power saving mode: ► From the Apps screen, rotate the bezel to Settings > Power saving, and then tap the checkmark. – or – Press the Power key, tap Power saving, and then tap the checkmark. To disable Power saving mode: ► From the Home screen, tap Off, and then tap the checkmark.
88 Gear Info Settings Gear Info View the Gear’s information. 1. From the Apps screen, rotate the bezel to Settings. 2. Tap Gear info to view information about your Gear. • About device: Access information about the Gear. • Report diagnostics: Give consent to provide diagnostic and usage data to Samsung to help improve the quality and performance of its products and services. • Reset Gear: Reset settings to their factory default values and delete all data. • Debugging: Activate or deactivate USB debugging mode when developing apps for the Gear.