How do I activate the Edge panel?

Last Update date : Dec 23. 2020

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You can quickly access your preferred apps, features, and contacts from various Edge panels.


To launch the Edge Panels, follow the steps below 

  1. Open the Settings app
  2. Tap Display (Please note: For older models, tap on Edge Screen under Settings)
  3. Select Edge screen
  4. Tap the Edge panels switch to activate it.


Samsung encourages users to keep your software and apps updated to latest version.

Please check for software updates to your device either through the settings on your phone or online with Samsung Switch. For more information, see How to update latest software for your Galaxy mobile device.

Edge panel setting

Please note: Settings and functions may vary between different models and software versions. (FAQ tested with a Samsung Note9 using Android Oreo operating system)

The edge screen panel is available on Galaxy S20, S20+, S20 Ultra, Note10, Note10+, S10e, S10, S10+, Note9, S9, S9+, Note8, S8, S8+, S7 edge, S6 edge+, and S6 edge.

You can download the user manual from our Manuals & Downloads page. For all other queries or further technical assistance, please call Samsung Customer Care on 0800 726 786 or Live Chat with our Technical Team online, services are open 24 hours, 7 days.

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