Galaxy S® 5 - How do I Set Alarms on my Samsung Galaxy S® 5?

Last Update date : 2015.01.10

Manage Alarms


To create a new alarm, touch Apps 1 > Clock 2 > Create 3. Set the options below to the desired settings.

    • Time: Touch the up or down arrows to set the time the alarm will sound. Touch AM/PM to toggle the time of day.

    • Alarm repeat: Touch which days to have the alarm repeat. Mark the Repeat weekly box to repeat the alarm on the selected days weekly.

    • Alarm type: Set the way the alarm sounds when activated (Sound, Vibration, or Vibration and sound).

    • Alarm tone: Set the sound file played when the alarm is activated.

    • Alarm volume: Drag the slider to adjust the alarm's volume.

    • Snooze: Touch the slider4 to turn Snooze on5 . Touch Snooze to adjust the snooze settings, and set an INTERVAL (3, 5, 10, 15, or 30 minutes) and REPEAT (1, 2, 3, 5, or 10 times).

    • Smart alarm: Touch the slider6 to turn Smart alarm on7 . The alarm will sound quietly a few minutes early and slowly increase in volume. Choose the INTERVAL and the TONE.

    • Name: Set a specific name for the alarm. The name will appear on the display when the alarm sounds.

Touch Save to create the alarm. To edit the alarm, touch the desired alarm and make the necessary edits.

Turning Off an Alarm


Touch and swipe 8 in any direction.

Setting the Snooze Feature

To turn on the Snooze feature after an alarm sounds, touch and swipe 9 in any direction. The Snooze feature must first be set in the alarm settings.

Deleting an Alarm


To delete an alarm, open the alarm menu. Touch and hold the alarm you want to delete, and then touch Delete10. If you want to turn the alarm off and save the alarm for later use, touch 11 . The alarm will be turned off and will remain available for later use. Touch12 to turn the alarm on.

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