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Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Rearrange, Hide or Show the apps on Multi Window Side Bar

If your Samsung Galaxy SIII have updated to the Android 4.1.2 or above, then you can use multi window feature on your phone which will allow you to open two apps at once. You can easily turn this feature on through the settings menu or through the notification bar.

See also: How to Enable Multi Window Feature on Samsung Galaxy S3

Once you've enabled this option, you may noticed that not all apps support with this features. If the apps compatible with this feature, then the apps will listed on the sidebar of multi window that you can tap and drag two of them into the main window to open them at once. Well, the best part of it is that you can rearrange the apps position and determine which the apps you want to display on the side bar of multi window.

How to rearrange, remove or add apps on multi window side bar?
Below are the steps to do so:
  1. Long tap the Back key to open multi window side bar.
  2. Scroll down, then tap Edit button.
  3. To re-order the apps, tap and hold the required apps then drag it to the desired positions.
  4. To remove the apps from the side bar, tap and hold the apps then drag it to the right section.
  5. To add the apps to the side bar, tap and hold the apps in the right section then drag it to the side bar.
  6. Once you've finished, tap Done button to save the changes.

By knowing this steps, now you can change the apps position as you want and determine which the apps you want to display on the multi window side bar. So, hope this helps :)


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    1. Hi Buddy,
      Thanks for coming.
      Glad to know it worked on you :)


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