Pinning an Off-Screen Memo to my Always on Display

Last Update date : Oct 15. 2021

Want to view your latest Off screen memo without having to unlock your device? Simply Pin it to your Always on Display to access whenever you need it. Follow the below guide to learn how to Pin your Off-Screen memos to your Always-on Display. Before following the below guide, ensure that you have enabled your Always on Display.

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. Screenshots were captured from a Galaxy Note20 operating on Android OS Version 10.0 (Q), settings and steps may vary depending on your Galaxy device and software version.

1 Detach the S Pen from your Galaxy Note device - ensuring the device screen isn't on
Detach the S Pen from your Galaxy Note device
2 Once Off-screen memo has been activated, start writing on the screen with your S Pen
Start writing on the screen with your S Pen
3 When you have finished writing up your Note tap on Pin icon to Pin to your Always on Display
Pin to your Always on Display
4 Select Pin to Always on Display
Select Pin to Always on Display
5 Once your Always on Display has been activated, you will be able to view and access your Pinned Note. To continue writing double tap the Note with your S Pen. To close the Pinned Note from your AOD please tap on x icon
Viewing off sacreen memo on Always on Display
6 You can then continue writing on your Note with your S Pen. Once complete, tap on Save to apply changes
Tap on Save to apply changes

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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