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Be a Multi-tasker Extraordinaire

With the Note8's 6.3 inch infinity display, multitasking has never been easier. Read an article while you keep an eye on the score of the playoff game. Add your favorite combination of multitasking apps with App Pairing, and voila! You're a multitasker extraordinaire.

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

Use Multi Window

You are in the middle of watching a video and an important message comes in. Don’t panic; just use Multi Window to send a reply without interrupting the entertainment. Let’s get started.

  1. To access Multi window, touch Recents and then touch Multi Window on the title bar.

  2. To open another app on a split screen, touch the second app from RECENTS or APP LIST. For this example, touch APP LIST.

  3. Touch the second app you want to open in split screen view.

  4. To open the Multi window controller, touch Window Controls.

  5. Touch Close to close the selected app and exit multi window.

    Touching Home does not close Multi window. You can go back to Split screen view by touching the Multi window notification from the Notification panel or you can close Multi window by touching Close.

Window Controls

Imagine being able to jam out to your favorite song while you browse your favorite news site. Now you can, with Multi Window. Once you have Multi Window open, here’s how to navigate the controls:

    A. Snap window: Snap the selected window to the half of the screen it occupies.

    B. Switch windows: Switch locations between Multi window apps.

    C. Open in pop-up window: Open the selected app in pop-up window. 

    D. Close app: Close the selected app.

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