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Change the Home Screen and Lock Screen on Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

Just like a new wardrobe, you can change up your Lock screen and Home screen wallpaper to something that fits your personality and style. To customize your S7 or S7 edge even more, check out how to change Font Size and Font Style.

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

Change the Home Screen and Lock Screen

There are so many vibrant wallpapers to choose from, you're bound to find one that's easy on the eyes. Learn how to access pre-loaded wallpaper or use an image from your Gallery.

Choosing from Pre-Loaded Wallpapers

  1. From the Home screen, you can enter the editing mode by pinching the screen. Alternatively, you can touch and hold an empty area.  

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Home Screen and Lock Screen
  2. Touch Wallpapers and themes.  

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Home Screen and Lock Screen
  3. Swipe through the available images and then touch the preferred image.  

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Home Screen and Lock Screen
  4. You can choose to change the Home screen and Lock screen separately or change both screens at the same time with the same image.  

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Home Screen and Lock Screen

Choosing From Gallery

  1. From any Home screen, you can enter editing mode by pinching the screen. Alternatively, you can touch and hold an empty area.  

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Home Screen and Lock Screen
  2. Touch Wallpapers and themes.  

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Home Screen and Lock Screen
  3. Touch From Gallery.  

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Home Screen and Lock Screen
  4. Touch the image you want to set as your wallpaper.  

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Home Screen and Lock Screen
  5. For this example, touch Home and lock screens.  

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Home Screen and Lock Screen
  6. Touch SET AS WALLPAPER.    

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Home Screen and Lock Screen

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