Change the Press and Hold Delay on Samsung Note 10.1

Edited by Grimm, Alexander Avdeev, Eng

You're watching VisiHow. In this video tutorial, we are going to review "Press and hold delay" on the Samsung Note 10.1 (2014 Edition).


Steps

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    We tap and swipe down the screen from the top of the home screen. We will bring down our notification panel.
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    In the top right-hand corner, we will find a gear- or wheel-shaped icon. The icon stands for Settings. We tap it once to access Settings.
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    Once we are in Settings, we must tap on "Device". In "Device", we are looking for "Accessibility" in the left-hand panel. It is the second-to-last option.
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    We tap "Accessibility" once.
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    In "Accessibility", we scroll down until we find "Press and hold delay". "Press and hold delay" should be under "Dexterity".
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    We tap "Press and hold delay". Right now, "Press and hold delay" is set to "Short (0.5 seconds)". We can customize it. For different device functions, we can have a long or medium press-and-hold delay.
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    Let's tap "Custom". The option will read: "To customize the press and hold delay, press and hold the box below, then release after the desired length of time. Tap Save to apply your customized press and hold delay."
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    We tap the blue button. We hold it for as long as we want. In this video, the delay will be for three seconds. Then, we release the button.
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    Now, we tap "Save" to save the setting. The "Press and hold delay" will be at three seconds.
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    We can check the setting by tapping and holding the power button.
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    We can check the setting by tapping and holding the home button.
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    We tap "Press and hold delay".
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    We set the value according to our own personal preferences. That is, how long we would like to hold certain key functions on the Samsung Note 10.1. For now, let's tap "Short (0.5 seconds)" to return the delay to the original setting.
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Categories : Samsung Galaxy

Recent edits by: Alexander Avdeev, Grimm

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