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Samsung Galaxy S8: How to Use Auto Hide Navigation Bar Feature in Android 7.0 Nougat

By default, the navigation bar contains with the on-screen recents, home, and back keys in your Samsung Galaxy S8 is always shown to let you easily navigate your phone. However, you can set your phone to automatically hide this bar when not used to have a more immersive experience with your phone's gorgeous screen because you can reclaim the space to display content.


How to use the auto hide the navigation bar feature?
As the example, we'll do so while viewing a webpage in the Internet app by using the following steps:
  1. Open a webpage in the Internet app.
  2. If you're holding your phone in the portrait view, tap located in the left side of the recents key. If you cannot find this feature in your phone, you have to update your phone to the latest update first.
  3. If it's the first time for you enabling this feature, a pop up window will appear to inform you how to access the navigation bar while it's hidden. Tap OK button to continue enabling the auto hide navigation bar feature. However, you have to remember that though this feature is enabled, the navigation bar will always be shown while you're in the home screen and apps screen.
  4. If you need to access the navigation bar while it's hidden, you just need to swipe up the bottom of the screen if you're holding your phone in the portrait view. The bar will automatically be hidden again after a few seconds.

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