Using App Pair on a Samsung Phone

Last Update date : Mar 03. 2022

Use App Pair on your Galaxy phone to conveniently access your frequently used multitasking apps. Once you have set up App Pair within your Edge Panel you can easily view two apps at the same time. Perfect for when you're listening to music as you find your way or read reviews as you shop. You can pair up to 10 apps to speed up your Multi Window experience. Simply Follow the below guide for step by step instructions to setup and use App Pair on your Galaxy phone.

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 steps ensure you have enabled your Edge Panel within your Display Settings and have select Apps Edge Panel. If you would like to learn more about Split Screen View please check out our guide Using Split Screen View on Samsung One UI Phone for more information.

1 Tap on the Recents button Recents button
Tap on Recents button
2 Tap on the app icon you would like to use as an App Pair
Tap on the app icon to set as an App Pair
3 Select Open in Split Screen View
Tap on Open as Split Screen View
4 Select a secondary app from the list below
Choose a secondary app either from your Edge Screen or search for a specxific app in your apps tray
5 Tap on 3 dots
Tap on 3 dots icon
6 Select App Pair icon to setup as an App Pair
Tap on App Pair icon
7 To use your App Pair simply access your Edge Panel and tap on your App Pair icon
Accessing App Pair in Edge Panel
1 Tap on the Recents button Recents button
Tap on Recents button
2 Tap on the app icon you would like to use as an App Pair
Tap on the app icon to set as an App Pair
3 Select Open in Split Screen View
Tap on Open as Split Screen View
4 Select a secondary app from your Edge Screen or tap on Apps Tray icon to search for a specific application in your Apps Tray
Choose a secondary app either from your Edge Screen or search for a specxific app in your apps tray
5 If you have chosen to search for a particular app simply tap on the app icon to view in Split Screen View
Tap on Samsung Notes app
6 Tap on 3 dots
Tap on 3 dots icon
7 Select App Pair icon to setup as an App Pair
Tap on App Pair icon
8 To use your App Pair simply access your Edge Panel and tap on your App Pair icon
Accessing App Pair in Edge Panel
1 Swipe across the screen to access your Edge Panel than tap on plus icon to add an app
Tap on plus icon to add apps
2 Select Create App pair
Select Create App Pair
3 Select 2 apps. The first app will appear at the top and the second app will appear will appear at the bottom when opened in split screen view.
Choose 2 apps to add into your App Pair
4 Once you are ready to save your App Pair tap on Done
Click on Done
5 To use your App Pair simply access your Edge Panel and tap on your App Pair icon
Accessing App Pair from Edge Panel

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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