The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 are undoubtedly among the best smartphones at the moment. But like any device, it is possible to optimize the smartphone to increase its potential. Here are some tips that will make your Galaxy a smartphone of excellence: small settings sometimes make all the difference.
Hide me Bixby Home:
Unless you’re a big fan of Bixby Home, the application that replaces Flip board and keeps appearing as soon as you accidentally make a left move from your home screen, you can disable it.
- From your home screen, press and hold on to an empty surface
- Swipe to the left
- Uncheck the Bixby Home box
Customize the button on the side:
How do you turn off the Galaxy Note 10? This is one of the questions you might be asking yourself. Samsung has, by default, set up the side button in a strange way: one click to wake the device, one long press to activate Bixby and a double press to open the camera. To turn off the device, you must then go to the notification bar. Fortunately, it is possible to customize the side button at your convenience.
- Go to Settings > Advanced Functions > Side Key
- You can adjust the double press and extended press
Customize the side panel:
As in previous years, the Galaxy Note 10 offers a feature on the right side of the screen to display additional features with the side panel. To enable or disable applications and side flaps, or to change settings, you must follow the following procedure:
- Go to Settings > Display > Edge Screen
- You can then choose to display apps, contacts, messages
Please also note that Samsung, through its Galaxy Store, offers the possibility to download additional extensions for applications and side panels.
How to use the intelligent pop-up display feature:
This feature allows you to receive notifications in the form of icons that you can press and expand in the context display. Samsung offers the possibility to select the applications that can send you notifications. However, it should be noted that this function is only available for applications that support the multi-window function. To enable intelligent pop-up display and customize apps:
- Simply open Settings > Advanced Features > Smart pop-up view
Customize the S-Pen button:
The main feature of the Galaxy Note is the presence of the S-Pen. This one obviously offers multiple functionalities. This year, Samsung has once again added new features to its favorite stylus. By default, the S-Pen offers a button that allows you to open the camera with a long press. You can then take pictures by always clicking on them. However, it is possible to configure the application that starts when you hold down the S-Pen button.
- Simply open Settings > Advanced Functions > S-Pen > Air Actions
- Click on the S-Pen action and choose the application you want to open with a long press
Don’t lose your S-Pen:
The S-Pen is the originality of the smartphone, it would be silly to lose it by forgetting it on a table. Fortunately, Note 10 has an option to alert you if you move away from your stylus with your smartphone while the display is off.
- Simply open Settings > Advanced features > S-Pen
- Enable Pen Proximity Alert