Using the Galaxy Buds Live Widget

Last Update date : Oct 14. 2021

Want to easily check that battery levels of your Galaxy Buds cradle or individual ear bud? Or perhaps you want to effortlessly enable Active Noise Cancellation or Block touches without having to launch the Galaxy Wearable app. Simply add the Galaxy Buds Live widget to your homescreen to easily check these settings and battery level. Follow the below guide for step by step instructions.

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

Prior to following the below guide ensure that you have paired your Galaxy Buds Live to your compatible smartphone, check out our guide Easy Pairing the Galaxy Buds Live for step-by-step instructions.

1 Pinch your screen to access your Home screen settings
Pinch homescreen
2 Tap on widget icon Widgets
Tap on Widgets
3 Locate and select the Galaxy Buds Live widget
Locate the Galaxy Buds Live Widget
4 Tap & Hold the widget then drag and drop onto your home screen
Drag & drop widget on home screen

If you are unable to add the widget or remove from Home is greyed out, you may have enabled Lock Home screen layout. To disable this setting head into your Settings Display Home Screen > toggle off Lock Home screen layout.

5 Adjust the widget settings then tap on the back button to Apply changes
Adjust the widget settings
6 You will then be able to enable/disable Active Noise Cancellation or Block Touches or Check the Battery Levels of the case and earbuds
Viewing Galaxy Buds Live Widget on home screen

If you require further assistance, please consult the user manual from our Manuals & Downloads page or contact our Samsung Care Australia experts on 1300 362 603 (Toll Free in Australia). You can also contact our Chat Support team or reach us through Samsung Members Community.

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