Galaxy Note8 - How do I use Game Tools on my Samsung Galaxy Note8 (SM-N950W)?

Last Update date : 2017.12.05

Gaming experience

Learn how to access Game Tools to enhance your gaming experience.

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

Set Up Game Launcher

Note: Setting up Game Launcher is required to use Game Tools.

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

2. Touch Settings.

3. Touch Advanced features.

4. Touch Games.

5. Touch Game Launcher.

6. To turn on the Game Launcher, touch the slider.

Game Launcher

7. Return to the Home screen by touching the Home key. Then, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

8. Touch Game Launcher.

9. Follow the on-screen prompts to setup Game Launcher.

Use Game Tools

1. Launch your favorite game app using the Game Launcher.

2. Touch the Game Tools icon.

Game Tools 1

3. Use the following tools to enhance your gaming experience:

Game Tools 2

   • Full screen: Changes the screen resolution to fit the infinity display.

   • No alerts during game: Most alerts will be muted and hidden during gameplay.

   • Hard press button lock: Prevents accidental screen contact during gameplay.

   • Edge touch lock: Prevents accidental phone edge contact during gameplay.

   • Navigation key lock: Hide and lock the navigation bar.

   • Screen touch lock: Lock your screen to prevent an accidental touch.

   • Screenshot: Take a screenshot to capture your incredible moments.

   • Record: Record your gameplay to capture unexpected moments.


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