Using One Handed Mode on my Samsung Phone

Last Update date : Oct 14. 2021

Temporarily scale down the display size of your screen using One-handed mode for easier control of your phone with just one hand. Follow the below guide to learn how to steup and use One-handed mode on your Samsung phone.

Please Note: This guide is designed for Australian variant Galaxy devices, if you have and 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 Head into your Settings > Advanced Features
2 Tap on One-handed mode
3 Toggle on Use One-handed mode
4 Depending on the action you selected, you can activate One-handed mode by swiping down on the centre of the bottom edge of the screen or by double tapping the home button.
5 If you would like to switch sides of your minimise window, tap on arrow icon , to exit out of One-haded mode simply tap on the black area around the window
6 To adjust the window size simply drag the blue dot at the top corner of the screen to your preferred size
Adjust Window size

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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