How do I switch vibration on and off when I tap keys and icons?

PLEASE NOTE: that the haptic feedback option is not available on all models.

Haptic or vibration feedback is a vibration that occurs when an item on the screen of the device has been touched, giving the user confirmation that they have pressed something.


The steps and paths differ depending on the Operating System on your device. Select the option below that most closely resembles your device.



Method One: Vibration feedback (older models and OS)Click to Expand

Follow the below steps to turn haptic feedback on and off:

1 From the home screen, tap Apps
How do I switch vibration and off when I tap keys and icons (hapticfeedback)?
2 Tap Settings
How do I switch vibration and off when I tap keys and icons (hapticfeedback)?
3 Tap Sounds and vibration or Sounds and notification. This may differ depending on your device and OS.

(you may need to scroll down the screen to find it)

How do I switch vibration and off when I tap keys and icons (hapticfeedback)?

If you tapped Sounds and vibration, continue to step 4.

If you tapped Sounds and notifications, skip to step 5.

 

4 Tap Vibration feedback to enable or disable it. When enabled the switch will be blue.
How do I switch vibration and off when I tap keys and icons (hapticfeedback)?

Heptic feedback will now be enabled.

5 Tap Other sounds, then tick or untick the Heptic feedback box to turn it on and off
How do I switch vibration on and off when I tap keys and icons?

Heptic feedback will now be enabled.

Method Two: Vibration feedback (newer model and OS)Click to Expand

Follow the below steps to turn haptic feedback on and off:

1 Tap Apps (or slide up to see the app tray in some models)
How do I switch vibration and off when I tap keys and icons (hapticfeedback)?
2 Tap Settings
How do I switch vibration and off when I tap keys and icons (hapticfeedback)?
3 Tap General management
How do I switch vibration and off when I tap keys and icons (hapticfeedback)?
4 Tap Language and input
How do I switch vibration and off when I tap keys and icons (hapticfeedback)?
5 This step will differ depending on your model

Tap Samsung keyboard OR

Tap On-screen keyboard then Samsung keyboard

How do I switch vibration and off when I tap keys and icons (hapticfeedback)?
6 Tap Key-tap feedback (you may need to scroll down). Some devices may need to tap Keyboard layout and feedback before choosing Key-tap feedback.
How do I switch vibration and off when I tap keys and icons (hapticfeedback)?
7 Tap Vibration
How do I switch vibration and off when I tap keys and icons (hapticfeedback)?

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