Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e - Multi window

Note Notes:

  • 'Multi window' is also referred to as split screen.
  • The 'Multi window' feature allows multiple apps to be run on the current screen at the same time.
  • Not all apps support the 'Multi window' feature.


  1. From a Home screen, tap the Recent apps icon Recent apps icon (lower-left).
  2. Scroll left or right to locate the preferred app.
  3. Tap the app icon (e.g., Gmail, Settings, Email, etc.) located at the top of the panel then tap one of the following:
    Note Options may vary depending on the app selected.
    Note The image below is an example.

Recent App Options


Open in Split Screen View

  • From the Recent apps screen, tap the second app to be viewed.
    Note When on, tap the Split screen icon Split icon (lower-left) to change the current app or to close the split screen view by tapping the Close icon Close icon (top).
    Note Adjust the size of the apps by sliding the horizontal bar between the apps up or down.
    Note The image below is an example.
    Split Screen




Open in Pop-Up View

  • Touch and hold the pop-up to move the placement of the app.
  • Adjust the opacity of the pop-up by tapping the Contrast icon contrast icon then sliding the blue dot left to right.
  • Adjust the pop-up by tapping the Minimize minimize icon or Maximize maximize icon or Close icon Close icon.
    Note The image below is an example.
    Pop-Up View