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Using Your Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ with One Hand

Make it more convenient to operate your device with only one hand by turning on the following features.

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

Turn On Reduce Screen Size

Quickly adjust to a smaller screen size and a more compact layout for one-handed operation.

Samsung GalaxyS6 edge+ Reduce Screen Size
  1. From the Home screen, navigate to Apps > Settings.

  2. Swipe to and touch One-handed operation or Display and wallpaper > One-handed operation.

    It may be necessary to touch the DEVICE tab and then touch Advanced features.

  3. Touch Reduce screen size.

  4. Touch the slider next to Reduce screen size to turn it on.

Reduce Screen Size

  1. Reduce the screen size at any time by pressing Home three times quickly.

  2. The display will reduce to a size where you can reach most features with your thumb. 

    Samsung GalaxyS6 edge+ Reduce Screen Size
    • Touch Move to move the reduced screen to the other side of the screen.

    • Touch RETURN TO FULL SCREEN to expand the screen to its normal size.

Turn On One-Handed Input

Adjust the size and position of input controls—such as the dialing keypad, calculator, and keyboard—so that they are easier to use with one-handed operation. 

One-handed input works only with the Samsung apps and keyboard preinstalled on your device.

  1. From the Home screen, navigate to Apps > Settings.

  2. Swipe to and touch Advanced features.

    It may be necessary to touch the DEVICE tab and then touch Advanced features.

  3. Touch One-handed input.

  4. Touch the slider next to One-handed input to turn it on.

  5. Below is an example of the dialing keypad with One-handed input turned on. The keypad is smaller and you can touch MOVE  to move it to the other side of the screen.

    Samsung GalaxyS6 edge+ One Handed Input

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