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Setting Alarms on Your Galaxy Tab 4 8.0

Set alarms on your device using the Alarm app. Create one-time or repeating alarms, and customize the alarm notifications, including the tone used and interval frequency.

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Create an Alarm

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

       

  2. Touch Alarm.

       

  3. Touch the ALARM tab, if necessary.

       

  4. Touch to create an alarm.

       

  5. Adjust the following settings:

       

    • Time: Touch the up or down arrows and AM or PM to set the time the alarm will sound.
    • Repeat: Choose which days you want the alarm to repeat. Mark the Repeat weekly checkbox to repeat the alarm on the selected days weekly.
    • Type: Choose whether the alarm should play a sound, vibrate, or both.
    • Alarm tone: Choose the tone played when the alarm sounds.
    • Volume: Touch and drag the slider to adjust the alarm volume.
    • Snooze: Mark the checkbox to turn on the Snooze feature. Adjust the Interval (3, 5, 10, 15, or 30 minutes), and choose if you want the alarm to Repeat (1, 2, 3, 5, or 10 times).
    • Smart alarm: Mark the checkbox to turn on the Smart alarm feature. The alarm will sound quietly a few minutes early and slowly increase in volume. Adjust the Interval and Tone.
    • Name: Enter a name for the alarm.

  6. Touch SAVE to create the alarm.

To edit a created alarm, touch it in the ALARM tab.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps .
  2. Touch Alarm .
  3. Touch the ALARM tab, if necessary.
  4. Touch  to create an alarm.
  5. Adjust the following settings:

    • Time: Touch the up or down arrows and AM or PM to set the time the alarm will sound.
    • Repeat: Choose which days you want the alarm to repeat. Mark the Repeat weekly checkbox to repeat the alarm on the selected days weekly.
    • Type: Choose whether the alarm should play a sound, vibrate, or both.
    • Alarm tone: Choose the tone played when the alarm sounds.
    • Volume: Touch and drag the slider to adjust the alarm volume.
    • Snooze: Mark the checkbox to turn on the Snooze feature. Adjust the Interval (3, 5, 10, 15, or 30 minutes), and choose if you want the alarm to Repeat (1, 2, 3, 5, or 10 times).
    • Smart alarm: Mark the checkbox to turn on the Smart alarm feature. The alarm will sound quietly a few minutes early and slowly increase in volume. Adjust the Interval and Tone.
    • Name: Enter a name for the alarm.
  6. Touch SAVE to create the alarm.

Note: To edit an alarm, touch it in the ALARM tab.

Stop or Snooze an Alarm

To stop an alarm when it sounds, touch and swipe in any direction.

To use the Snooze feature when an alarm sounds, touch and swipe in any direction. The Snooze feature must first be turned on in the alarm settings.

Delete an Alarm

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

       

  2. Touch Alarm.

       

  3. Touch the ALARM tab, if necessary.

       

  4. Touch and hold the alarm you want to delete, and mark the checkbox for any additional alarms you also want to delete.

       

  5. Touch to delete the alarm.

    To turn an alarm off and save it for later use, touch Alarm. Touch Alarm again to turn the alarm back on.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps .
  2. Touch Alarm .
  3. Touch the ALARM tab, if necessary.
  4. Touch and hold the alarm you want to delete, and mark the checkbox for any additional alarms you also want to delete.
  5. Touch  to delete the alarm.

To turn off an alarm and save it for later use, touch . Touch  to turn on the alarm.

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