Galaxy Tab 2 - How do I set alarms?

Last Update date : 2014.09.25

Manage Alarms


To create a new alarm, touch Apps1 > Alarm2 > 1. Set the options below to the desired settings.

Set time: Touch the up or down arrows to set the new time for the event, at which time an alarm will sound.

Alarm repeat: Touch a day to repeat the alarm on that day. The selected days will appear with a blue box.

Repeat weekly: Have the alarm repeated weekly.

Alarm volume: Touch the slider to adjust the volume level of the alarm.

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

Snooze: Turn the snooze feature on. When you activate snooze during an alarm, the alarm will be silenced and will sound again.

    • Interval: Set a duration of 3, 5, 10, 15, or 30 Minutes until the alarm sounds again.

    • Repeat: Set a repeat of 1, 2, 3, 5, or 10 Times.

Smart alarm: Smart alarm tracks body movements and calculates the best time for sounding the alarm. This alarm features soft sounds that play until your regular alarm sounds. To use, place the device somewhere on your bed. The device’s movement sensor (also known as accelerometer) is sensitive enough to work from any part of the bed.

    • Interval: Set a duration of 3, 5, 10, 15, or 30 Minutes.

    • Tone: Select the tone that Smart alarm will use.

Name: Use a specific name for the alarm. The name will appear on the display when the alarm activates.

Touch Done to save the alarm.

Turning Off an Alarm


Touch and sweep the 1 icon in any direction.

Setting the Snooze Feature


To activate the Snooze feature after an alarm sounds, touch and sweep the 1 icon in any direction. The Snooze feature must first be set in the alarm settings.

Deleting Alarms


To delete an alarm, open the alarm menu and touch and hold the alarm you want to delete, and then touch Delete. If you want to turn the alarm off and save the alarm for later use, touch 1 . The alarm will be turned off, and will remain available for later use. Touch 1 to turn the alarm on.

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