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How Do I Change the Home Screen and Lock Screen on My Samsung Galaxy S5 Active? (SM-G870A)

You can set the Home screen and Lock screen to pre-loaded images, or a picture from your Gallery.

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

Change the Home screen and Lock screen

To switch to the tab view, touch Menu > Switch to tab view.

  1. From any Home screen, touch and hold an empty area. Alternatively, you can make a pinching gesture with two fingers on the screen. 

  2. Touch Wallpapers.

  3. You can choose to change the Home screen and Lock screen separately or change both screens at the same time. Touch Home screen to select these options.

  4. Then, choose from the available images on the bottom. Swipe left to right to navigate through the images. 

  5. Touch the image of your choice and a preview of your selection will appear. 

  6. To access an image from your Gallery, touch From Gallery. 

  7. After making your selection, touch SET AS WALLPAPER.

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