Customising the Tab S5e Navigation Bar

Last modified : Apr 26. 2019

When you first turn on the screen, the soft buttons will appear on the navigation bar at the bottom of the screen. The soft buttons are set to the Recents button, Home button, and Back button by default. The functions of the buttons can change according to the app currently being used or usage environment. If you would like to change the button layout or use gestures follow the below step-by-step guide.

tab s5e soft keys and functions

Customising Navigation Bar layout

1 Head into your Settings > Display
Settings > display
2 Select Navigation bar
select navigation bar
3 Tap on your preferred Navigation Type - either Navigation Buttons or Full Screen Gestures then select your Button Order.
selecting navigation button
4 Toggle on or off Gesture hints if you prefer to use the Full Screen gestures.

The Navigation bar will be hidden and the gesture hints will appear where the soft buttons are located. To use the soft buttons, drag the gesture hint of the desired button upwards.
enable / disable gesture hints

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