Use Smart Scroll on Samsung Galaxy S4

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This is part of the Howikis on how to use the Samsung Galaxy S4. The link to the mother Howiki is here - USE SAMSUNG GALAXY S4

If you are one of the people who are fond of reading and browsing using your mobile phone, you may find it comfortable using the scrolling gesture (tap and drag) of Samsung Galaxy S4. However there is a better feature for you. This enable you to scroll from your current page view to a lower or upper view; this is made possible by Samsung's Smart Scroll feature.

Samsung Smart Scroll allows you to view webpages, emails, and other reading materials on your phone by tilting your head downwards if you want to view the lower part of the page. Tilting your head upwards will allow you to scroll to the upper part of the page.

Turning On Samsung Smart Scroll

  1. 1
    Go to your Home Menu
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  2. 2
    Tap on the Applications icon
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  3. 3
    On the Applications folder, tap on Settings (gear icon)
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  4. 4
    On Settings,tap on My Device
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  5. 5
    Under My Device, tap on Smart Screen
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  6. 6
    Turn on Smart Scroll feature by dragging the switch to the right.
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  • You may enable or disable the signal icon on the screen.
  • The icon turns green when it recognizes movements of your head or the device.

To Use Smart Scroll

  1. 1
    Switch on the Samsung Smart Scroll feature of your device.
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  2. 2
    Open an application supported (browser, ebooks, etc.)
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  3. 3
    Use your head to signal the phone to scroll
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    Tilt your head down if you want the phone to scroll down; Tilt your head up if you want the phone to scroll up
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Tips Tricks & Warnings

  • You may enable or disable the signal icon on the screen.
  • The icon turns green when it recognizes movements of your head or the device.
  • You are using the sensor of your phone and this can consume more power. Make sure that this feature is turned off when you are not using this.
  • Not all applications may be supported by this feature, if this does not work on an application where it is expected to work, please notify the application developer about it.

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.

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