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Smart Manager on Your Galaxy Tab A

The Smart Manager app lets you manage your device's battery life, storage, RAM usage, and security all in one place.

Add the Smart Manager Widget

You can access the Smart Manager through an app or a widget.

To access the Smart Manager application, from the Home screen:

  1. touch Apps > Smart Manager.

To add the Smart Manager widget to a Home screen:

  1. Touch and hold a Home screen.

  2. Touch Widgets at the bottom of the screen.

  3. Swipe left to locate Smart Manager widget. Then, touch and hold the Smart Manager widget.

  4. Drag it on an available screen, and release it.

  5. You now have easy access to the Smart Manager app through the Smart Manager widget.

Add the Smart Manager Widget

Smart Manager functions are available through both a widget and an app.

Access the Widget

  1. Swipe to the Home screen containing the Smart Manager widget.

  2. The Smart Manager widget displays your device's Battery life, available Storage, RAM usage, and Security status.

  3. Touch CLEAN ALL to quickly clear the RAM status and delete Unnecessary data stored on your device.

Access the App

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Smart Manager.

  2. The Smart Manager app displays your device's Battery life, available Storage, RAM usage, and Device security status.

  3. Touch CLEAN ALL to quickly clear the RAM status and delete Unnecessary data stored on your device.

Manage Battery Life

  1. Open either the Smart Manager widget or app. 

  2. Touch Battery.

  3. The Battery screen displays the percentage of battery power remaining and how long you might expect that power to last.

    • Touch BATTERY USAGE to see which processes have been running since your device was last fully charged.

    • Touch DETAIL to view applications that have used an abnormal amount of battery power while the screen has been turned off.

    • Touch Power saving mode or Ultra power saving mode to set your device to conserve battery power.

Manage Storage

  1. Open either the Smart Manager widget or app.   

  2. Touch Storage.

  3. Review the information about your device's used and available system storage. 

    • Touch DELETE to delete Unnecessary data stored on your device.

    • Touch DETAIL under User data to view and delete unused files and apps on your device.

  4. Touch DETAIL next to the chart for a more detailed breakdown of your device's Total space, Available space, System memory, Used space, Cached data, and Miscellaneous files.  

Manage RAM

RAM is the memory location your device temporarily loads information into when executing an app or using other device functions. If the RAM status indicator is full, clearing the RAM on your device will improve your device's performance.

  1. Open the Smart Manager widget or app.

  2. Touch RAM.

  3. The RAM screen displays the percentage of RAM remaining and which Background apps are currently using RAM. Touch END to close a single app, or touch END ALL to close all running apps. You should save any information you might need before closing each app.   

Manage Device Security

  1. Open the Smart Manager widget or app.

  2. Touch Device security.

  3. Review the Terms and conditions and touch AGREE.

  4. Review the information about your device's security status. Touch SCAN DEVICE to scan device for threats.

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