How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?

How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?

Turn on your Gear 2

1 Press and hold the Power button on your Gear 2 for a few seconds to turn the Gear 2 on.
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?

Connect your Galaxy Gear 2 to the internet

Note:  the steps below concern connecting your Gear 2 to a Wi-Fi network. A 3G or 4G connection will also suffice, but please be aware that your mobile network may charge you for use of 3G or 4G if such use is not already covered by your monthly fee.

2 On your Galaxy S5's Home screen touch Apps.
3 Touch Settings.
4 Touch Wi-Fi.
5 Touch the slider in the top-right of the screen if it isn't in the on position.
6 Touch the name of your Wi-Fi network in the list to connect to it (if you're not already connected).
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?

Install the Samsung Gear Manager

Note: the Samsung Gear Manager app is only available through the Samsung Apps (also known as Galaxy Apps) app on your Galaxy S5. You will not find the Gear Manager app by searching through Galaxy Apps on a PC or Mac.

7 From the Home screen of your Galaxy S5 touch Apps.
8 Touch Galaxy Apps (if not updated it may appear as "Samsung Apps"). You may need to swipe left or right first to locate it.
9 Search for "Samsung Gear Manager" and touch Samsung Gear Manager in the results.
10 Touch Download and then open the app once it has downloaded.

Pair your Gear 2 with your Galaxy S5 through the Gear Manager app

11 If a disclaimer message appears on opening Gear Manager scroll to the bottom and then touch Accept.
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?
12 Gear Manager will begin searching for Bluetooth devices. Check your Gear 2 for its name and then touch that name in the list of available devices in the Gear Manager app.
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?
13 Touch OK in the Bluetooth pairing request message box.
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?
14 Touch Accept on your Gear 2.
15 Touch all the check boxes in the End User Licence Agreement to mark them with ticks and then touch Finish. (You do not need to check the 'Yes' radio button, but doing so will enable the app to send Samsung error log data and, by extension, help Samsung improve your Gear 2 and everyone else's).
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?

Confirm the pairing was successful

16 Scroll down in Gear Manager and touch Find my Gear.
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?
17 Touch Start.
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?
18 Your Gear 2 will ring. Touch Stop in Gear Manager to cease your device's search for your Gear 2.
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?
How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy S5 to my Galaxy Gear 2?

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