Can I set Bixby key to activate other functions or applications not just Bixby service?

Last Update Date : Sep 18. 2019

* Please note, this section is designed to give you basic product troubleshooting information, also refer to your user manual for more information.

If your device has an allocated Bixby key, you are able to re-allocate this button to open up an alternative app.  

1 Open Settings on your device
2 Scroll down and Select Advanced Features
3 Select Bixby Key

Here you are able to re-assign the bixby key.
You are able to choose to Single Press for Bixby, and Double press for an App or Command OR You can Single Press for an App or Command and Double Press for Bixby.

To choose the assigned app/command.
Select the option you would like to choose, Click on the toggle on the right hand side to turn on.
Choose if you would like to assign an App or Command.
- For an app you will be redirected to a page with all the installed apps on your device where you can choose the application you would like to assign 

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