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Use Game Tools on Your Tablet

With Game Tools, you can take your gaming to the next level. Play to your heart's content with zero disruptions. Or, record your gameplay and share it with the entire internet. Games Tools also works with Game Launcher so you'll always have the power to make your gaming great.

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

Turn On Game Tools

With Game Tools, you can become the next #1 player. Game Tools are enabled on your tablet by default. The first time you open a gaming app, a popup about Game Tools will appear. Review the information, and then touch OK.

To access Game Tools at any time, touch the Game Tools icon in the left-hand corner of the navigation bar. If your Navigation bar is not displayed, swipe up from the bottom of the screen to display it.

Use Game Tools

When you’re fighting a boss, Game Tools gives you everything you need to make you victorious. You can adjust the settings so nothing distracts you from battle and you can even record the showdown.

Below are the features available in Game Tools:

  • No alerts during game: Mute notification sounds and display notifications for emergency alerts only.

  • Auto brightness lock: This prevents Auto brightness from activating while you are playing a game. That way, it won’t adjust the brightness or cause any distractions while you’re in the middle of game.

  • Navigation key lock: This deactivates the Navigation bar when a game is open, so you don’t accidentally touch Home or Back and then exit the app by mistake.

  • Screen touch lock: Pauses the game and locks the screen. Swipe to unlock the screen and return to the game.

  • Screenshot: Capture screenshots.

  • Record: Record your game session.

  • Settings: Access Game Tools settings.

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