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Samsung Galaxy S8: How to Use Blue Light Filter Feature in Android 7.0 Nougat

Blue light filter is a feature in Samsung Galaxy S8 that you can use to make your phone limits the amount of blue light emitted by the screen to help you sleep better because the secretion of melatonin in your body which causes you to become sleepy won't be distracted even if you have to stare your phone's screen at night and uses warmer colors to save your eyes from strain especially if you often use your phone at night or in darkened rooms. As a note, since this feature effects the screen only, all photos, videos, or screenshots taken while this feature is enabled will be saved in normal colors.


How to use the blue light filter feature?
You can do so by using the following steps:
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.
Tap Display.
Tap Blue light filter.
To turn on the blue light filter feature immediately, tap the ON/OFF switch next to Turn on now. When the switch turns blue means this feature is…

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:
Open a webpage in the Internet app.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.
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 featu…

Samsung Galaxy S8: How to Enable or Disable Edge Panel Handle Vibration Feature in Android 7.0 Nougat

If needed, you can set your Samsung Galaxy S8 to provide you a short pulse of vibration when you're tapping the edge panel handle to access edge panels by enabling the edge panel handle vibration feature. This feature comes handy especially when you set the handle to be invisible because the vibration will help you easily know that you have tapped the right area where the handle is placed in.


How to enable or disable the edge panel handle vibration feature?
Assuming that the edge panels feature is enabled, you can do so by using the following steps:
While the main screen is turned on, drag the edge panel handle towards the centre of the screen to open the edge panel.
Tap at the bottom of the screen to quickly go to the edge panels menu.
Tap at the top right and then select Handle settings.
Tap the ON/OFF switch next to Vibration to enable or disable this option. When the switch turns means the edge panel handle vibration feature is enabled and your phone will vibrate when you're…

Samsung Galaxy S8: How to Make Edge Panel Handle Invisible in Android 7.0 Nougat

In your Samsung Galaxy S8, you can have an invisible edge panel handle by adjusting its transparency to the highest level if you want to stay using the edge panels feature but don't want to see its handle displayed or take any space on your screen.


How to make the edge panel handle invisible?
Assuming that the edge panels feature is enabled, you can do so by using the following steps:
While the main screen is turned on, drag the edge panel handle towards the centre of the screen to open the edge panel.
Tap at the bottom of the screen to quickly go to the edge panels menu.
Tap at the top right and then select Handle settings.
Slide the handle transparency adjustment bar to the rightmost to have an invisible handle
As a note, since the handle is invisible, you have to remember where the handle position is when you need to use it to access the edge panels. You can also set the handle to a bigger size so you'll have a wider area to easily access the edge panels.

Samsung Galaxy S8: How to Adjust Edge Panel Handle Size in Android 7.0 Nougat

If needed, you can adjust the size of the edge panel handle in your Samsung Galaxy S8 to a smaller size if you'd like it just takes small space of your screen or to a larger size to help you easily access to your edge panels if you have difficulty when doing so with smaller handle.


How to adjust the size of the edge panel handle?
Assuming that the edge panels feature is enabled, you can do so by using the following steps:
While the main screen is turned on, drag the edge panel handle towards the centre of the screen to open the edge panel.
Tap at the bottom of the screen to quickly go to the edge panels menu.
Tap at the top right and then select Handle settings.
Slide the handle size adjustment bar to the left for a smaller handle or to the right for a larger handle.
The size of the edge panel handle has been adjusted.

Samsung Galaxy S8: How to Change Active Edge Screen in Android 7.0 Nougat

In your Samsung Galaxy S8, you can select which side your edge panels will be displayed on. You can choose either to activate the right or left edge screen for easier and more convenient access to the edge panels. As the example, you can choose to activate the left edge screen if you're a left handed user so you can easily access edge panels with your left hand while holding your phone.


How to change active edge screen?
Since the right edge screen is set as the active edge screen by default, we'll change the active edge screen from right to left. Assuming that the edge panels feature is enabled, you can set the left edge screen as the active edge screen by using the following steps:
While the main screen is turned on, drag the edge panel handle towards the centre of the screen to open the edge panel.
Tap at the bottom of the screen to quickly go to the edge panels menu.
Tap at the top right and then select Handle settings.
Select Left to activate the left edge screen and place th…

Samsung Galaxy S8: How to Change Edge Panel Handle Position in Android 7.0 Nougat

If needed, you can change the position of the edge panel handle along the edge of the screen, either to a higher or lower position than the current, for easier and more convenient access to the edge panel in your Samsung Galaxy S8.


How to change the edge panel handle position?
Assuming that the edge panels feature is enabled, you can change the position of the edge panel handle by using the following steps:
While the main screen is turned on, drag the edge panel handle towards the centre of the screen to open the edge panel.
Tap at the bottom of the screen to quickly go to the edge panels menu.
Tap at the top right and then select Handle settings.
Drag up or down to change the position of the edge panel handle.
The edge panel handle position has been changed.