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S-Pen Features and Settings on Your Galaxy Note5

Take memos with the S Pen, even when the screen is off. Enjoy simple and speedy access to the powerful S-Pen features.

S-Pen Features and settings

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch Search, and then search for and select S Pen.

  3. Here you can adjust and change the setting for the S Pen.

    • Air command: Configure the Air Command menu.

    • Air view: Turn Air view on or off.

    • Direct pen input: Turn the Direct pen input feature on or off. This feature allows you to switch from the keyboard to the S Pen when filling in the form fields.

    • Pointer: Turn the pointer on or off. The pointer appears on the screen when the tip of the S Pen is hovering close enough. Holding the pointer over some features can reveal what an item is or what it does.

    • Screen off memo: Create notes by pressing the pen button, touching the screen while it is off, and then writing on it.

    • S pen sound: Set your phone to play sounds while writing on the screen.

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