Date & time
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Date & time

Set the date & time.

  1. From the home screen, swipe down from the Notification bar.
    Note: The device will automatically attempt to set the date and time from the network. This tutorial demonstrates how to manually set the date and time on your device.
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  2. Tap the Settings icon.
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  3. Swipe to the MORE tab, then tap Date and time.
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  4. Tap the Automatic date and time switch to disable.
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  5. To change the date, tap Set date.
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  6. Swipe to the desired date.
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  7. Tap OK.
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  8. To change the time, tap Set time.
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  9. Swipe to the desired time.
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  10. Tap OK.
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  11. To change the time zone, tap the Automatic time zone checkbox to disable.
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  12. Tap Select time zone to adjust the time zone.
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  13. Tap the Use 24-hour format checkbox to change the time format.
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  14. To change the date format, tap Select date format.
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  15. Tap the desired option.
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  16. To quickly view the current date and time, from the home screen, swipe down from the Notification bar.
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  17. Tap the current date and time to access the Date and time settings.
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  18. To set an alarm, from the Apps screen, tap Clock.
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  19. Tap the Add icon.
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  20. Tap the Arrow icons to adjust the time.
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  21. Tap the Day of the week icons to select the desired days.
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  22. Adjust additional options as desired, then tap DONE.
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  23. To set a timer, from the Clock home screen, tap Timer.
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  24. Tap to select Hours, Minutes, or Seconds, then enter the desired numbers to set a countdown timer.
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  25. Tap START.
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