Navigation

| Galaxy S8 User Manual |

 

 

Learn the basics for how to navigate through your device.

 

Touchscreen Navigation

Please note that a touch screen responds best to a light touch from the pad of your finger or a capacitive stylus. Using excessive force or a metallic object on the touch screen may damage the tempered glass surface and void the warranty.

 

Use the following motions and gestures on your touchscreen to navigate the device:

 

Tap

Lightly tap items to select or launch them.

• Tap the keyboard to enter characters or text.

• Tap an item to select it.

• Tap an app shortcut to launch the application.

 

Double-Tap

Lightly tap items twice to select or launch them.

• Double-tap an image to zoom in or out.

 

Touch and Hold

Touch and hold items on the screen to activate them.

• Touch and hold a field to display a pop-up menu of options.

 

Swipe

Lightly drag your finger vertically or horizontally across the screen.

• Swipe the screen to unlock the device.

• Swipe the screen to scroll through the Home screens or menu options.

 

Drag

Touch and hold an item, and then move it to a new location.

• Drag an app shortcut to add it to a Home screen.

• Drag a widget to place it in a new location on a Home screen.

 

Pinch and Spread

Pinch the screen using your thumb and forefinger or spread by moving your fingers apart.

• Pinch the screen to zoom out while viewing a picture or a web page.

• Spread your fingers on the screen to zoom in while viewing a picture or a web page.

 

Common Options

The device uses basic command options to perform common actions.

 

 More options: Tap to view more menu options for a screen. This often allows you to select items to delete or share.

 

Delete: Tap to select items to delete.

 

Share: Tap to select items to share, and then choose a sharing method.

 

Edit: Tap to customize the screen.

 

On/Off: Tap to turn the option on ( ) or off ( ).

 

Checkbox: Tap to enable or select. When enabled, a checkmark is displayed. You can often tap a checkbox at the top of the screen to select all.

 

Menu: Tap to view available options for the field.

 

 

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