Galaxy Tab Pro S: How do I Use the Show Window App?

Last Update date : 2016.12.09

When you use Show Window, you can select a particular area of the screen to show full-screen on an external monitor. You can use tools to draw a picture or highlight items on the screen.



View Selected Area on External Monitor


1) Connect an external monitor to the device

Use a cable to connect to an external monitor

You can also wirelessly connect an external monitor (How do I use Screen Mirroring?).


2) On the taskbar, choose Windows > All apps > Show Window





3) Tap Start and a white border will appear around the areas you select

Start only works when the display mode is set to Expand.

With the Fn key held down, tap the F4 key twice to choose Expand.





 4) Drag while holding to select the area that will appear full-screen on the external monitor. Then, tap Done. The selected area will then be displayed on your external monitor.




To set the ratio of the selected area to match that of the external monitor, please tap the Fixed Ratio switch to turn on the feature.





To stop showing the screen, tap Stop






To use this application, you must first connect the device to an external monitor.

HDMI cables and adapters for external monitors are sold separately.






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