Customising the Hard Keys on the Galaxy XCover Pro

Last Update date : Oct 20. 2020

On the Galaxy XCover Pro you can customise the XCover Top and Side key to launch certain applications, enable the flashlight or simply lock the phone. Follow the below guide to learn how to customise the Hard key settings.

Please Note: This guide is designed for Australian variant Galaxy devices, if you have an international device and require further suport click here to get in touch with your Samsung subsidiary.

Viewing Hard Keys
XCover key
1 Launch Settings > Advanced Features
Launch Settings > Advanced Features
2 Tap on XCover key
Select XCover Keys
3 Under Actions select Press or Press and hold to customise action
Tap on Press or Press and Hold
4 Ensure that you have toggled on this setting
Toggle on Setting
5 Choose an app to quick launch once you press the Xcover Key. You can then repeat the steps for customising the Press and Hold action
Select an app to quick launch once you have pressed the xcover key
Top key
1 Launch Settings > Advanced Features
Launch Settings > Advanced Features
2 Tap on Top key
Select Top Keys
3 Under Actions select Press or Press and hold to customise action
Tap on Press or Press and Hold
4 Ensure that you have toggled on this setting
Toggle on Setting
5 Choose an app to quick launch once you press the Top Key. You can then repeat the steps for customising the Press and Hold action
Select an app to quick launch once you have pressed the Top key
Side key
1 Launch Settings > Advanced Features
Launch Settings > Advanced Features
2 Tap on Side key
Select Side Keys
3 Choose your preferred Double Press and Press and Hold functions
Customise Side key functions

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