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Starting Samsung DeX

Once all connections have been made correctly, you are ready to unleash the full potential of Galaxy S8 or S8+ via DeX. Learn how using the guide below. Not sure if you made the right connections? Learn more about Setting up your Galaxy S8 & S8+ and DeX.

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

DeX Start Guide

  1. Once all connections are made, the Samsung DeX welcome screen appears on your display. Click START SAMSUNG DeX to get your full desktop experience started.

  2. Review the introductory notes and then click NEXT. We know you're anxious to get started, but it will really benefit you to read these tips.

  3. Lastly, review the Notice and then click START to begin your DeX desktop experience.

DeX Extras

Now that DeX is set up, it's time to make your DeXperience complete. If you want to personalize your settings, you need to check out Changing Samsung DeX Settings. For getting more comfortable with the DeX interace give Navigating in Samsung DeX a look. Go to Using the Notification Panel in Samsung DeX for the fastest way to see all of your notifications.

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