Galaxy A5 (2017) - Quickly launch the camera (SM-A520W)
You can quickly launch the Camera application on your device by double-pressing the Home key, or by using the lock screen shortcut.
The provided information refers to the devices sold in Canada. Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.
Quickly launch the camera
When the Quick launch feature is turned on (this feature is on by default), double-press the Home key to quickly launch the Camera application. The feature works from any screen, including the lock screen, even if you have set a secure lock.
Camera lock screen shortcut
You can also quickly launch the Camera application from the lock screen using the lock screen shortcut. Camera access from the lock screen is turned on by default.
From the lock screen, touch and hold the Camera shortcut and swipe it in any direction to open the Camera application.
Turn on quick launch
Quick launch is activated by default.
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