Change the Home Screen Wallpaper on Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

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    In order to change the home-screen wallpaper, your phone needs to be unlocked.
    It should be on the home screen.
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    You can reach the home screen by pressing the home button.
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    Then, swipe down from the top of the Galaxy S6.
    This will open the notifications panel.
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    In the notification panel, tap on the gear-shaped icon in the upper-right side.
    It will bring up the "Settings" panel.
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    Scroll down to "Personal".
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    Tap on the "Wallpaper" option at the very top of the "Personal" section.
    This will open the wallpaper selection screen.
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    Make sure that "Home screen" is shown at the top.
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    Then, swipe left and right at the bottom until you find the wallpaper you'd like to use.
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    Let's tap a wallpaper.
    Now, a wallpaper preview will be shown.
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    If you want, you can tap on a different wallpaper image.
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    When you've selected the wallpaper, tap on "SET AS WALLPAPER" at the bottom.
    One tap on "SET AS WALLPAPER" will apply the change.
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    To view the wallpaper, press the home button one time.
    This will take you to the home screen, and you will see your newly changed wallpaper.
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This concludes our tutorial on how to change the home-screen wallpaper on your Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. If you have additional questions, comments, or suggestions for us, please leave them in the section below. Thank you for choosing VisiHow! Have a great day!

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Questions and Answers

How can I change wallpaper set already from Gallery on Samsung S6?

How can I change wallpaper set already from Gallery on Samsung S6. I have tried: I just set a wallpaper from my gallery. I did not like it. I want to change it. I tried to do it from settings, but it seems that I can't change or reset it

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    Update your phone.
    Press the home button. Tap on the "Apps" icon. Tap on "Settings". Tap on "About phone". Tap on "Software update".
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    Press the home button and tap on "Apps".
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    Tap on "Settings".
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    Tap on "Apps".
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    Tap on Gallery.
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    Tap on "Storage".
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    Tap on "CLEAR DATA" and "CLEAR CACHE".
    This will clear any Gallery cache and data to help you resolve the situation. However, there might be other gallery-like applications that lock the wallpaper on the screen.
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    Press the back button and select other applications that might have been used in changing the wallpaper.
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    Tap on "CLEAR DATA" and "CLEAR CACHE" for each.
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    If that did not help or if you cannot find the application that caused this situation, then you can clear data for all of the applications.
    This is not a hard-reset, but you might need to reenter a lot of information and resynchronize your contacts, for example. Press the home button. Tap on "Apps", "Settings", "Storage & USB", "Cached data". Tapping on the "Cached data" tab will result in the desired effect.
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