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S Pen Settings

Configure options and settings for the S Pen.

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Settings settings app icon > Advanced features advanced features icon.
  2. Tap S Pen.

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  3. Configure any of the following settings:
  • Air command: Turn the Air command feature on.
  • Air view: Turn the Air view feature on.
  • Direct pen input: Turn the Direct pen input feature on. This feature allows you to switch from the keyboard to the S Pen when filling in form fields.
  • Pointer: Turn the pointer on. The pointer appears on the screen when the tip of the S Pen is hovering close enough. Holding the pointer over some features can reveal what an item is or what it does.
  • Detachment options: Display the Air command menu, create a note, or do nothing when the S Pen is detached.
  • Screen off memo: Create a note by detaching the S Pen while the screen is off and writing on the screen.
  • S Pen alerts: Tap the check box to set your device to sound an alert and show a pop-up if you forget to attach the S Pen and walk away from it with your device.
  • S Pen power saver: Turning off pen detection when the pen is attached can extend battery life.
  • S Pen sound: Tap the check box to enable sounds when writing with the S Pen.
  • S Pen vibration: Activate vibration feedback when writing with the S Pen.