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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge: How to Adjust Edge Panel Handle Transparency in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

If your Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is now running with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, you can adjust the edge panel handle transparency. By default, the transparency level of the handle is set to 30%. But, you can decrease it to get more solid handle or increase it to get more transparent handle.


How to adjust the transparency level of the edge panel handle?
You can do so by using two different methods: from the settings menu and from the edge screen.

Method #1: From the settings menu
  1. On any screen, swipe down the top of the screen to open up the notification panel and then tap to go to the settings menu.
  2. Scroll down the screen to find Edge screen and then tap it.
  3. Tap Edge panels. If it's off, slide the ON/OFF switch to the right to turn it on. The switch turns blue when it's enabled.
  4. Tap Edge panel handle settings.
  5. Drag the adjustment bar below Transparency to the right for more transparent handle or to the left for more solid handle. FYI, if you set it to 100%, the handle will be invisible.

Method #2: From the edge screen(in condition that the edge panels feature is enabled)
  1. Drag the edge panel handle towards the centre of the screen to open up the edge panels.
  2. Tap to go to the edge panels menu.
  3. Tap Edge panel handle settings.
  4. Drag the adjustment bar below Transparency to the right for more transparent handle or to the left for more solid handle. FYI, if you set it to 100%, the handle will be invisible.

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