If you own a Samsung Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 Plus you may not know that there is a feature called Multi-Window Mode or Split Screen View. The name makes it pretty self-explanatory; it’s a feature that lets you have two apps active at once, in different windows. It’s a dream come true for multi-taskers, or anyone who wants to reach maximum efficiency with their time.
In this article, we will show you how to have multiple apps running and how to open them simultaneously by using the split screen feature for your Samsung Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 Plus below. You must start by having the multi-window and split screen mode enabled in your settings to use them on your Samsung Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 Plus.
Keep reading for more information on how you can initially turn on Multi-Window Mode or Split Screen View on your Samsung Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 Plus and how to use them.
How you can Split Screen on Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus
To use the Split Screen View or Multi-Window Mode feature, you will need to enable it on the Settings menu. Using the guide below, you can learn how to do this on your Samsung Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 Plus.
- Start by making sure your Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 Plus is turned on.
- Once it’s turned on, navigate to your Settings menu.
- Find your Device and then navigate to the multi-window.
- Then turn on the multi-window at the top right of the screen by toggling it.
- Lastly, check the box to allow what to put into the Multi-Window Mode.
Be sure to check for the grey semicircle once you have turned Split Screen View on. This will display all of the features available in Split Screen View, to help you get more acquainted with what the feature can be used for.
You’ll also need to tap on the semicircle to activate Multi-Window Mode and to come towards the top. You will then be able to move the icons to the window from the menu. One of the advantages of this feature is that you change the size of the windows by just tapping and holding the middle of the circle. You can then put the screen wherever you want to have it on your Samsung Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 Plus. If you’re used to multi-tasking and have been wishing for the ability to do so more effectively on your device, then this feature will be perfect for you.