Galaxy Note8 - How do I enable the One-handed mode on my Samsung Galaxy Note8 (SM-N950W)?

Last Update date : 2017.12.05

One-Handed Mode

Hands aching from all that corner-to-corner reaching? Enable one-handed mode to reduce the display size for easy corner-to-corner access.

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

Enable One-Handed Mode

Note: Activate one-handed operation mode for your convenience when using the device with one hand.

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

2. Touch Settings.

3. Touch the Search icon, and then search for and select One-handed mode.


4. To turn on One-handed mode, touch the slider:

Enable One-Handed Mode

Important: This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider.

5. Then, choose from the following options:

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

   • Button: Touch the Home Key 3 times in quick succession to reduce the display size.


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