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Annoying blue tab

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by 52stevedo, Jul 25, 2013.

  1. 52stevedo

    52stevedo Newbie
    Thread Starter

    After a recent update a little blue tab showed up on the left side of my screen.When I swipe it a blue box with different apps,email comes out.
    This tab blocks part of my screen.It makes it hard to see parts of what I am looking at.
    How can I get rid of this?
     


  2. boathead

    boathead Android Enthusiast

    don't know, but with the sidebar on an galaxy s4, you can either disable multi screen, or, at your launcher home page, long press the back button.
     
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  3. funkylogik

    funkylogik share the love peeps ;)

    Yeah itl be the s3. you can hide or show it at any time with the back button. When you pull the bar out you can drag two apps onto the screen so its like a split screen :thumbup:
     
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  4. 52stevedo

    52stevedo Newbie
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    That did it.
    Now I will try funkys split screen.
     
  5. funkylogik

    funkylogik share the love peeps ;)

    Its pretty limited in what apps you can use with it so its pretty much useless tbh lol. If u root the phone you can use any app :thumbup:
     
  6. 52stevedo

    52stevedo Newbie
    Thread Starter

    Funky thats cool.
    Now I need a bigger phone.
     
  7. funkylogik

    funkylogik share the love peeps ;)

  8. 52stevedo

    52stevedo Newbie
    Thread Starter

    I have a lot to learn before I root my phone.
     
  9. funkylogik

    funkylogik share the love peeps ;)

    Its easy mate but its the things you can do after rooting that cause problems :)
     
  10. boathead

    boathead Android Enthusiast

    yikes, you got that right. i have 2 useless devices that i got too fancy with. i wonder why i can't bring myself to just toss them out.
     
  11. funkylogik

    funkylogik share the love peeps ;)

    Lol i was like that with a pet hamster as a kid until my mum told me i have to bury it... years later i found out it was probably hibernating :( keep them phones :D
    Actually thinking back now that im a bit less of an andronoob, i think i prematurely threw my 1st android phone away that i thought id "bricked" :)
     
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