Samsung Galaxy A20 - Motions and Gestures

Note Motions and gestures settings allow for various motion-activated services.

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
    Note These instructions only apply to Standard mode and the default Home screen layout.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Advanced features > Motions and gestures.
  3. Select any of the following then tap the switch(es) to turn on On switch icon or off Off switch icon:
    • Double tap to wake: Turns on the screen when you tap the screen twice.
    • Smart stay: Keep the screen on while your looking at it.
    • Smart alert: Your phone will vibrate when you pick it up after missing a call or receiving a message.
    • Easy mute: Place your hand on the screen while the screen is on to mute calls and alarms.
    • Finger sensor gestures: Open and close the notification panel using the fingerprint sensor.
    • Palm swipe to capture: The screen is captured by swiping the edge of your hand across more than half the screen.
    • Swipe to call or send messages: While in Phone or Contacts, swipe right to call or swipe left to send a message.


Related Topic: Turn One-Handed Operations On / Off