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How do I use my camera from the lock screen on my Samsung Galaxy Note Edge?

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.  

Camera Lock Screen Shortcut

You can quickly launch the Camera application from the lock screen using the lock screen shortcut. Camera access from the lock screen is turned on by default.

From the lock screen, touch Camera and swipe in any direction to open the Camera application. 

Turn On the Camera Shortcut

The lock screen camera shortcut is turned on by default. If you have turned it off and want to turn it back on:

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch Settings.

    It may be necessary to switch the Settings menu to list view by touching More options > View as > List view.

  3. Scroll to and touch Lock screen.

  4. Mark the checkbox next to Camera shortcut.

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