How To Turn ON Flashlight With Samsung Galaxy S7

For those that own a Samsung Galaxy S7, you might want to know how to use the Galaxy S7 as a flashlight. The Galaxy S7 flashlight is no LED Maglight replacement, but it will do in a great job in helping in times that you need a light source for the Samsung Galaxy S7.

This guide will teach you how to use the Torch feature on the Galaxy S7, with it’s built in widget and easily use the flashlight feature on your Samsung Galaxy S7.
In the past, it was required to download an app to turn on flashlight for a Samsung Galaxy smartphone. Now users can avoid downloading a Galaxy S7 Torch app, because Samsung includes a widget that will turn on the Galaxy S7 flashlight on and off. A widget is a small shortcut that you add to the home screen of Samsung Galaxy S7. It looks like an app icon, but it will turn a flashlight on or off.



How to use Samsung Galaxy S7 as a flashlight:
  1. Turn on your Galaxy S7.
  2. With you finger, press down on the home screen down until the “Wallpapers,” “Widgets” and “Home screen settings” show up on the screen.
  3. Select “Widgets”
  4. Browse all the widgets until you see “Torch”
  5. Select and hold “Torch” and move it to an open position on the home screen.
  6. When you need to use flashlight on Galaxy S7, select the “Torch” icon.
  7. To turn off the flashlight, you can tap the icon or go to the notification settings to turn off Torch.

 
The instructions above should help answer the question for those who asked “How do I use flashlight on Samsung Galaxy S7?” If you want to use launcher to use flashlight on Galaxy S7, it should be similar, except some of the widgets might be in different locations.

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