Galaxy S4 - How do I Launch my Camera from the Lock Screen?

Last Update date : 2014.09.20

Camera — Lock Screen Access


You can set your device to access the Camera application right from the lock screen. From the Home screen, touch Menu 1 > Settings 1 > My device 1 > Lock screen 1 . Touch Multiple widgets to enable the feature, and then touch Lock screen widgets. If necessary, touch the slider 1 next to Favorite apps or Camera to turn it on 1 . Touch Favorite apps or Camera and touch Camera to turn on the camera access, and then touch Save. When the feature is on, swipe the lock screen (over the clock) from the right to the left, and your device will open the Camera application.

NOTE: Multiple widgets are available only when the screen lock is set to Swipe.

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