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How do I use my camera from the lock screen on my Samsung Tab® S 10.5?

Capture photos at a moment's notice by setting your device to access the Camera application from the lock screen.

Screens and settings available may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

Turn On Lock Screen Camera Access

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch Settings.

  3. Touch Lock screen.

    It may be necessary to touch the DEVICE tab and then touch Lock screen.

  4. Touch the slider off next to Shortcuts to turn on lock screen shortcuts.

  5. The Camera shortcut is included by default, but to change the shortcuts displayed on your lock screen, touch Shortcuts.

  6. Touch a shortcut to exchange it for another application, or touch Add to add another shortcut.

  7. To remove lock screen shortcuts, touch and hold the shortcut you want to remove, and then drag it to DELETE.

Capture a Photo from the Lock Screen

Swipe Camera in any direction to open the camera from the lock screen.

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