Want to get the most out of your Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus? ICHIP.ru experts will tell you how to do this. Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus work fine without any additional setup, but there are a number of points that can be made even better.
Want to get the most out of your Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus? ICHIP.ru experts will tell you how to do this. The S9 and S9 Plus models work fine without any additional setup, but there are a number of points that can be made even better.
The main window of the Galaxy S9 has many options, from the number of displayed application icons to the ability to add an application icon after loading. Touch and hold a blank area on the home screen, and then select Home screen settings.
Want to change the location of the buttons on the navigation bar? This is easy to do, and at the same time change the color of the window. Select Settings Display Navigation bar. Here you will find a list of options, such as adding a button to the navigation bar, hiding it on demand, adjusting the color and location of the buttons.
On the S9 lock screen, there are two areas for placing application shortcuts, and they can be customized. To change the list of default applications, select the commands Settings Lock screen and security App shortcuts.
For several years, Samsung mobile phones support multi-window, multi-tasking mode. Recently, Android has implemented this feature. To activate it, you need to press the button Recents.
By default, Samsung does not use the standard Android icon for multi-screen applications. To enable this mode, open the menu Settings Advanced features Multi window. Translate switch Use Recents button in position On.
Fingerprint Sensor Like Touchpad
The fingerprint sensor on the S9 is more convenient than in previous models. Why not use it as an extra touchpad? So far, S9 “understands” only two gestures, although this is already a lot.
Enable this feature by selecting Settings Advanced features Finger sensor gestures. To see additional parameters, click on the text, not on the activation button for this function. Here you can configure the device so that when you slide your finger down, a list of notifications opens, and when you slide up, Samsung Pay opens.
If the screen is covered with a protective film or the display does not respond quickly enough to touch, adjust the sensitivity of the screen. To do this, open the window Settings Advanced features, and activate the mode Touch sensitivity. You can’t choose the screen sensitivity here now, but this mode should help.
From a bright white screen, if you look at it in the evening, your eyes get tired. In particular, it is said that light from mobile displays can impair sleep.
Open Settings Display Blue light filter. Adjust the filter by choosing a comfortable brightness, and either set a schedule or let the phone switch the modes by determining the time of sunrise and sunset by location.
One of the most important features of the Samsung Cloud service is the creation of automatic backups.
Samsung Cloud continues to evolve. Probably the most important feature of this service is the creation of backups. It will be useful to verify that the Samsung Cloud Auto Backup feature is enabled on your phone. Then, if the smartphone is lost or breaks, you can restore the content on another device at any time.
Open Settings Cloud and accounts Samsung Cloud. In the upper right corner, press the menu button and select Settings Auto backup settings. Select the types of data you want to regularly save to Samsung Backup. The backup operation is usually performed at night when the smartphone is connected to charging and is in the Wi-Fi access zone.
The Find My Mobile function allows you to detect a lost phone, block it and erase all data
Find a lost cellphone
Samsung has a service that helps track a smartphone if it has been lost or stolen. At initial setup, you were prompted to log in to your Samsung account, but nothing was said about the recovery service.
Open Settings Lock screen and security Find My Mobile. Log in to your account and enable all three settings. Now, if the device is lost, then you can go to findmymobile.samsung.com, find your device there, erase data from it and get a call and message history.
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