How do I use the multi window view or split screen view Galaxy Tab S3?

Last Update Date : Apr 12. 2018

Split screen view

Multi window lets you run two apps at the same time in the split screen view. You can switch between the apps, adjust the size of the display on the screen, and copy information from one app to the other.

Note: 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.

Using Multi Window

1 To access the Recent apps page, touch the Recent key.
2 To launch an app in split screen view, touch the Multi window icon on the title bar.
How do I use the multi window view or split screen view Galaxy Tab S3?

Note: Not all apps support split screen view. Only the apps supporting that special mode will display the Multi window icon.

3 To open another app on a split screen, touch the second app in the lower panel. Swipe down to go through all the app recently opened on your device. You can also access other aps by touching MORE APPS.
How do I use the multi window view or split screen view Galaxy Tab S3?

Note: Not all apps support split screen view. Only the apps supporting that special mode will be displayed.

4 Select a second app in the lower panel. Swipe up to access all available apps.
How do I use the multi window view or split screen view Galaxy Tab S3?

Note: Not all apps support split screen view. Only the apps supporting that special mode will be displayed.

5 To open the Multi window controller, touch the Window controls icon.
How do I use the multi window view or split screen view Galaxy Tab S3?
6 For more information about additional options, view the section below.
How do I use the multi window view or split screen view Galaxy Tab S3?

Window Controls

How do I use the multi window view or split screen view Galaxy Tab S3?

A: Switch locations between app windows.

 

B: Switch the selected window to a pop-up view.

 

C: Close the highlighted (or currently selected) app.

Exiting Multi Window View - Method #1

1 To exit Multi Window, touch the Window controls icon.
How do I use the multi window view or split screen view Galaxy Tab S3?
2 Touch the Close app icon.
How do I use the multi window view or split screen view Galaxy Tab S3?

Exiting Multi Window View - Method #2

1 Press the Home key to return to the Home screen.
How do I use the multi window view or split screen view Galaxy Tab S3?
2 To open the notifications panel, swipe down from the top of the screen.
How do I use the multi window view or split screen view Galaxy Tab S3?
3 Touch the Close icon to exit multi window mode.
How do I use the multi window view or split screen view Galaxy Tab S3?

Not finding what you're looking for? We're here to help.

Online

Live Chat

We’re available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through Live Chat

Email

Please send us an email for general questions or technical support and we will reply within 24 hours.

Track Your Service

Find out how to track your service online.

SmartThings Support

Help with Hubs, Kits, Sensors and Outlets

How-to-Videos

Watch and learn how to get the most out of your Samsung products!

Samsung Members Community

Join the Samsung Members community! Peer to peer support for mobile phones.

Online Service Request

Find out how to submit an Online Service Request.

Call

1-800-726-78641-800-SAMSUNG

Mon - Sun : 8:30 AM -12 AM (EST)
7 days a week, 365 days a year

Online Shop1-855-254-4747

info.seca@samsung.com
8:30am – 12:00am midnight (EST)
7 days a week, 365 days a year.

* For any printer related enquiries please visit the HP website .

Face-to-face support

Samsung Support Centers

Find out more about how you can get face-to-face help.

Smart Service

Find out more about Smart Service.

Contact Us