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Use the Bixby Key

One key, two functions. You can use the Bixby key to access Bixby Home from the Lock or Home screen, or press and hold the Bixby key to access Bixby Voice from any screen. Any way you want it, you got it.

Open Bixby Home Using the Bixby Key

You can set Bixby Home to open when you press the Bixby key, or disable the option altogether; the choice is yours. There are two simple ways to set it up:

From Bixby Home: From a Home screen, swipe right to open Bixby Home. Touch the Gear icon, and then touch the slider to use the Bixby key to open Bixby Home.

From Settings: From a Home screen, swipe right to open Bixby Home, and then touch More Options > Settings. Swipe to and touch Bixby key, and then choose an option.

Bixby Key Functions

Whether you're on the Lock screen, Home screen, or in the middle of a game, you can activate Bixby anytime. The Bixby key has two functions:

The Bixby Key is located under the Volume Keys.

To open Bixby Home, press the Bixby key from any app or screen.

To access Bixby Voice, press and hold the Bixby key from any app or screen.

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