Galaxy S8 - How do I enable the One-handed mode on my Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G950W)?

Last Update date : 2017.08.09

One-handed mode

You can adjust the display size and layout for easier control of your phone with just one hand.

Note: Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Enabling One-handed mode

1. From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

2. Touch Settings Parametres.

3. Touch the Search icon.

One-handed mode 1

4. Search for and select One-handed mode.

One-handed mode 2

5. To turn on One-handed mode, touch the slider (if it was set to OFF previously).

One-handed mode 3

6. Choose from the following options:

One-handed mode 4

   • Gesture: Swipe up diagonally from left or right corner to reduce the display size.

   • Button: Touch the Home Key three times in quick succession to reduce the display size.


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