Where are all the buttons, ports, sensors, etc on my Samsung Galaxy Tab S and what do the buttons do?

Last Update date : 2015.01.08



Button functions


Power Button 


The Power button is located on the top edge of your tablet. Press and hold it to turn the device on or off. Press it to wake up the screen or, when the screen is awake, lock the screen. Press and hold it for eight seconds to reset the device should it crash or incur some other major error.


Recent Apps 


The Recent Apps button is to the left of the Home button. Tap it to open a list of your most recently used apps. Press and hold it to open additional options for what is currently on-screen.


Home Button 


The Home button is located in the centre of the bottom edge of your device. Press it to wake up the screen when the screen has gone dark. When the screen is awake press it to return to the Home screen. Press it twice quickly to launch S Voice. Press and hold it to launch Google.


Back Button 


The Return button is to the right of the Home button. Tap it to return to what was previously on-screen.


Volume button 


The Volume button is next to the Power button. Press the left side of the Volume button to reduce the volume and press the right side to increase it.







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