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Navigation Bar

Use the available action buttons on the Navigation Bar to perform frequently-used actions by using just one hand. Swap in and out action buttons to suit your needs.
Here's what you can do on the Navigation Bar:
  • Tap to hide the Navigation Bar.
    • On some screens, you cannot hide the Navigation Bar.
    • When in full screen, swipe up from the bottom of the screen to show the Navigation Bar. Tap to keep the Navigation Bar showing at the bottom of the screen.
  • Tap to go back to the previous screen.
  • Tap to go to the Home screen.
  • Tap to show recent apps that you've used.
  • Tap to turn off the screen.
  • Tap to record the actions you do onscreen. See Recording the phone screen
  • Tap to capture a screenshot. See Capturing your phone's screen and Capturing a partial screenshot.
  • Tap to show the Notifications panel. See Notifications panel.
  • Tap to show the Quick Settings panel. See Using Quick Settings.
Tip: Swipe left on the Navigation Bar to go to the second panel and see the other action buttons.

Customizing the Navigation Bar

Change the buttons shown on the Navigation Bar and even rearrange the order. A Navigation Bar panel can have up to 5 buttons.
  1. From the Home screen, swipe up and then tap Settings > Personalize.
  2. Tap Change navigation buttons.
  3. You can:
    • Add a button to a panel by dragging a button that's below the line to one of the panels.
    • Rearrange the button order by dragging a button to its new position on a panel.
    • Remove a button from a panel by dragging it below the line.
    Note: You cannot remove , , and from the Navigation Bar or move them to the second panel.
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