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Use Samsung Kids on Your Galaxy Tab A (SM-T280)

Samsung Kids is a safe, secure and fun app for your children to learn and play. Exclusive apps for your children including educational games and books. Safe from unintentional in-app purchases and always under the parent’s control. Various apps sorted by age and category available in a special Kids Store, (where parents authorize the download), including educational apps, fun digital toys, games featuring their favorite TV characters and wonderful story books.

Activate Samsung Kids

  1. From the Home screen, touch the Apps > Samsung Kids.  

  2. Check the box to accept the Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use. Then touch Start Now.  

  3. Touch Continue.  

  4. Touch Add a Child.  

  5. Enter the name of the child. Then touch Next.

  6. Enter the child's age. Then touch Done.  

  7. Touch the picture icon to choose a picture for your child.

  8. Choose the method to get the picture of your child. For this example, we selected Choose From Library.  

  9. Choose the app you want to use, then touch Always.  

  10. Then touch OK.  

  11. Touch the album containing the picture you want to use.  

  12. Touch the picture you want to use.  

  13. Touch Add.  

  14. You can add another child. For this example, touch Continue.  

  15. Enter a PIN number to control what your child can do with the tablet.  

  16. Re-enter the PIN to confirm it.  

  17. A credit card is required to use the service. Enter your credit card information and check the box to agree to the Terms of Use. Finally touch Start Free Trial.

  18. Touch Confirm to confirm your subscription.  

  19. Touch Awesome to start using Samsung Kids.  

Parental Controls

  1. From the Home screen, touch the Apps > Samsung Kids.  

  2. Touch Parents.

  3. Enter your PIN.

  4. Touch See More, next to one of the child, to see the child's activity.

  5. You can monitor your child's activity on this screen. When you are done, touch Exit.

  6. Touch Settings.

  7. Touch Change PIN.  

  8. Enter your previous PIN to confirm your identity.

  9. Enter your new PIN number.

  10. Re-enter your PIN to confirm it.  

  11. Touch the Back icon.  

  12. Touch Exit to Standard Home Screen to exit Samsung Kids.  

Samsung Kids Apps Screen

  1. From the Home screen, touch the Apps > Samsung Kids.

  2. Touch Featured to access a selection of apps for your kid.

  3. Swipe your finger from bottom to top to access all available apps.  

  4. Touch the app you want to download.  

  5. Touch Download.  

  6. Touch the app you downloaded to launch it.

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