The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 includes a few intuitive motion and gesture-based actions that enable useful functions. Here’s how to enable and use motions and gestures on your Samsung Galaxy Tab S2:

motionsTo enable the two motions and gestures, navigate to the Device section of the Settings app and tap on Motions and gestures.

  • In this menu, we see an animation and description at the top, and a list of toggles below:
  • Mute will silence phone calls and alarms if you either place your hand over the screen or flip the phone over.
  • Palm swipe to capture makes it easier to snap a screenshot by letting you swipe the side of your whole hand across the screen, capturing whatever is beneath it.


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