Galaxy S9 - How do I set up and use Edge lighting on my Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960W)?

Last Update Date : May 09. 2018

Edge lighting

Tired of flashing lights and sounds interrupting your game every time you get a text? With Edge Lighting, you can make the edges of your S9 light up for minimal screen interference. Now that’s discreet.

Note: Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Turn Edge Lighting On or Off

Note: Try Edge Lighting when you’re at work and want minimal distractions. Read on to learn how to get started.

1 From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.
2 Touch Settings.
3 Touch Display.
4 Swipe to and touch Edge screen.
5 Touch Edge lighting.
6 To turn off Edge lighting, touch the slider.
Galaxy S9 - How do I set up and use Edge lighting on my Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960W)?

Note: Edge lighting is turned on by default.

7 To turn on Edge lighting, touch the slider again.
Galaxy S9 - How do I set up and use Edge lighting on my Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960W)?

Manage Edge Lighting

Tried it and fell in love? You can set edge lighting as your permanent notification system. Find out how here:

1 From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.
2 Touch Settings.
3 Touch Display.
4 Swipe to and touch Edge screen.
5 Touch Edge lighting.
6 Choose when to display edge lighting:
Galaxy S9 - How do I set up and use Edge lighting on my Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960W)?
7 To select the apps you want to receive notifications from, touch Manage notifications.
Galaxy S9 - How do I set up and use Edge lighting on my Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960W)?
8 Touch the slider next to the desired app.
Galaxy S9 - How do I set up and use Edge lighting on my Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960W)?

Note: If you find that edge lighting does not work with certain apps, try selecting All available apps.

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