Phone calls are all made using the Phone app, which is found in the bottom-left corner of your Home screen. Tap to open it.
Your S6 Edge sends texts and attachments using the Messaging app.
Open the Messaging app.
Tap the new message button in the bottom-right corner, or tap on a person's name if you want to reply to them.
If you're creating a new message, tap the To box and start typing a person's name or number. Suggestions might pop up as you're typing - tap one to choose them.
Tap Enter message, and write your message.
Tap the Send button to send it.
Follow steps 1-4 above to get your text ready, then go through these steps to add an attachment.
Tap the paperclip icon on the left of the message box.
Choose the type of item you want to attach.
Go through your phone to find what you want to send, tap it to choose it.
Tap the Send button to send the message with the attachment.
A 'message thread' is all the messages sent between you and a contact.
You'll need to have set up an email account before you can send email - if you haven't added one, read our Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Setup Guide to see how.
Open the Email app from the Home screen.
Tap the new message button in the bottom-right corner.
Tap the To box, and start typing a person's name or email address. Suggestions might appear as you type - tap one to choose them.
Type in a subject for you email.
Tap the arrow in the top-right corner to send the email.
Follow steps 1-5 (above) to get your email ready. The next steps will show you how to add an attachment.
Tap attach in the top-right corner.
Go through your phone and choose the item you want to attach. If you're sending pictures, you might be asked to resize them, which will let the email send more quickly, but the pictures might not look as good.
Tap the arrow in the top-right to send the email with the attachments.
Alarms are set and changed with the Clock app. You can add more than one alarm, and we'll go through all the options for your alarms.
From the Home screen, tap Apps, then tap the Clock app.
Tap Alarm in the top-left.
Use the hour and minute flippers to set the alarm time.
Tap Repeat and choose the days you want the alarm to sound.
The alarm is set, and will go off at the time you've chosen. You can change some of the other alarm options to customise it.
Tap Options, and then look through the options:
Now that you've got to know more about the basics of your phone, here are some tips to help you get a bit more out of it.
The 'Edges' of the phone screen can be used to show different bits of information.
Go to Settings > Edge Screen and you can change:
Your S6 Edge can perform some actions using motion controls.
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