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Use Game Tools in the Navigation Bar on Galaxy S8 Active

Learn how to access the Game Tools to enhance your gaming experience.

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

Using Game Tools

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

    If it's your first time opening a game app without the Game Launcher set up on your phone, you will need to go through a tutorial and agree to the terms of service.

  2. Touch Search, and then search for and select Game Launcher.

  3. To turn on the Game Launcher, touch the slider.

  4. To use the Game Tools feature, touch Game Tools.

  5. Use the following tools to improve your gaming experience.

    • Full screen: Changes the screen resolution to fit the infinity display.

    • No alerts during game: Most alerts will be muted and hidden during gameplay.

    • Hard press button lock: Prevents accidental screen contact during gameplay.

    • Edge touch lock: prevents accidental phone edge contact during gameplay.

    • Screen touch lock: Lock your screen to prevent accidental touch.

    • Screenshot: Take a screenshot to capture your incredible moments.

    • Record: Record your gameplay to capture unexpected moments.

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