Support: Samsung Galaxy Tab™ 8.9 LTE

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Check for software updates

Keep your tablet running efficiently by using the latest available software.

As of October 2012, a new software version is available for the Samsung Galaxy Tab™ 8.9.

Before you begin

Before you begin, you will need to do the following:

  • Ensure that your battery is fully charged, or that your table is connected to a power source.
  • Ensure that you have an active Wi-Fi connection.
  • Back up your tablet before you install the update.

Check for system updates

To check for available software updates, connect to a Wi-Fi network and do the following:

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. From the left pane, select About device.
  4. Select Software update.
  5. Tap Update.
    If the message Your system is currently up to date displays, no updates are available at the current time.
  6. Tap OK.
  7. Tap Download.
  8. Tap Install.

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