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Showing posts with label Gallery. Show all posts

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge: How to Change Lock Screen Wallpaper in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Aside from securing your Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge from unauthorised users, you can use lock screen to have a different looks or beautify your phone by changing its background image to another default wallpapers or your own image.


How to change the lock screen wallpaper?
As the example, we'll do so by using three different methods: from the home screen, from the settings menu, and from the Gallery app.

Method #1: From the home screen
You can change the background image of the lock screen from a home screen panel by using the following steps:
  1. On the home screen, pinch the screen using two fingers or long tap on an empty area to go to the edit screen.
  2. Tap Wallpapers button at the bottom of the screen to go to the wallpaper menu.
  3. Tap the drop down box at the top of the screen and then select Lock screen.
  4. To use your own picture as the lock screen wallpaper, do as follows:
    • Tap the From Gallery thumbnail at the bottom left corner of the screen.
    • Select the required image you want to use and then tap the Done button at the top right.
    • Tap the Set as wallpaper button to set the selected image as the lock screen wallpaper.
  5. To use other pre-loaded wallpaper as the lock screen wallpaper, do as follows:
    • Swipe the bottom of the screen that displays the wallpaper thumbnails to the left to view available pre-loaded wallpapers.
    • Tap the required thumbnail of a pre-loaded wallpaper you want to use and then tap the Set as wallpaper button to set the selected wallpaper as the lock screen wallpaper.

Method #2: From the settings menu
You can change the background image of the lock screen from the settings menu by using the following steps:
  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 Wallpaper and then tap it.
  3. Tap the drop down box at the top of the screen and then select Lock screen.
  4. To use your own picture as the lock screen wallpaper, do as follows:
    • Tap the From Gallery thumbnail at the bottom left corner of the screen.
    • Select the required image you want to use and then tap the Done button at the top right.
    • Tap the Set as wallpaper button to set the selected image as the lock screen wallpaper.
  5. To use other pre-loaded wallpaper as the lock screen wallpaper, do as follows:
    • Swipe the bottom of the screen that displays the wallpaper thumbnails to the left to view available pre-loaded wallpapers.
    • Tap the required thumbnail of a pre-loaded wallpaper you want to use and then tap the Set as wallpaper button to set the selected wallpaper as the lock screen wallpaper.

Method #3: From the Gallery app
You can use the following steps to easily set any image saved in your phone as the lock screen wallpaper:
  1. Open the Gallery app.
  2. Tap an album and then select the required image you want to use as the lock screen wallpaper.
  3. Tap More at the top right and then select Set as wallpaper.
  4. Tap Lock screen.
  5. Tap the Set as wallpaper button to set the selected image as the lock screen wallpaper.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge: How to Create a Photo Collage in Gallery App in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

If you have updated your Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, you'll be provided with a new feature in the Gallery app that will let you put some photos together to create a beautiful photo collage so you don't have to install any third-party app when you want to create a photo collage.


How to create a photo collage in the Gallery app?
You can do so by using the following steps:
  1. Open the Gallery app.
  2. Tap an album where photos you want to collage are saved in.
  3. Tap More at the top right and then select Collage.
  4. Select the required photos you want to collage and then tap Collage at the top right.
  5. If you'd like to add more photos to your photo collage, tap Add and then select photos you want to add.
  6. If needed, you can change the aspect ratio of your photo collage by tapping Aspect ratio and then select 1:1(it's selected by default) or 9:16.
  7. If needed, you can change the layout of your photo collage by tapping Layout and then select the required layout you want to use. Alternatively, you can do so by tapping Shuffle.
  8. If needed, you can change the border of your photo collage by tapping Border . Slide the adjustment bar next to to the left or right to adjust the corners curvature of the selected cell(slide the bar to the right to get more rounded corner). Slide the adjustment bar next to to the left or right to adjust the space between cells of your photo collage.
  9. If needed, you can change the background of your photo collage by tapping Background and then select the required background you want to use.
  10. To rearrange photos within your photo collage without changing the layout, tap and hold a photo in a cell and then drag it to other cell.
  11. If needed, you can do some changes for each photo within your photo collage by tapping the required cell and then use available options:
    • : tap this option to change the photo in the selected cell with other photo.
    • : tap this option to delete the selected cell.
    • : tap this option to apply an effect to the photo in the selected cell.
    • : tap this option to make some adjustments to the photo in the selected cell, e.g., rotate the photo, flip the photo horizontally or vertically, and change the photo ratio.
  12. If you're satisfied with the result, tap Save button to save your photo collage. The result will be saved in the Photo editor album.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge: How to Create a Photo Animation in Gallery App in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

If you have updated your Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, you'll have some new features, one of which is a feature in the Gallery app that will let you turn your photos into a gif animated photo.


How to create a photo animation in the Gallery app?
You can do so by using the following steps:
  1. Open the Gallery app.
  2. Tap an album where photos you want to turn into an animated photo are saved in.
  3. Tap More at the top right and then select Animate.
  4. Select the required photos you want to animate with and then tap Animate.
  5. If needed, you can do the following changes to your animated photo:
    • To remove a photo from your animated photo, tap .
    • To add more photos to your animated photo, tap and then select the required photos you want to add.
    • To rearrange photos within your animated photo, drag and drop photos.
    Once done, tap Done button to save the changes.
  6. By default, your phone will use default ratio for your animated photo. But, you can change it when needed by tapping Ratio and then select the required ratio you want to use. There are 6 options available: (it's the default ratio and selected by default),1:1,4:3,3:4,16:9,9:16.
  7. If needed, you can adjust the speed of your animated photo by tapping Speed and then select the required speed you want to use.
  8. Tap Save button to save your photo animation. The result will be saved as .gif in the Photo editor album.