Galaxy A5 (2017) - How do I quickly launch the Camera app on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520W)?

Last Update date : 2017.08.09

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You can quickly launch the Camera application on your device by double-pressing the Home key, or by using the lock screen shortcut.

Note: The provided information refers to the devices sold in Canada. Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Quickly Launch the Camera


When the Quick launch feature is turned on (this feature is on by default), double-press the Home key Home key to quickly launch the Camera application. The feature works from any screen, including the lock screen, even if you have set a secure lock.

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Camera Lock Screen Shortcut


You can also quickly launch the Camera application from the lock screen using the lock screen shortcut. Camera access from the lock screen is turned on by default:

From the lock screen, touch and hold the Camera shortcut Camera and swipe it in any direction to open the Camera application.

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Turn On Quick Launch


Note: Quick launch is activated by default.

1. From the Home screen, touch Apps Apps.

2. Touch Camera Camera.

3. Touch the Settings icon Settings to access the Camera settings.

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4. Scroll to and touch the slider OFF next to Quick launch to turn it on ON.

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