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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by kzchris, Feb 14, 2013.

  1. kzchris

    kzchris New Member
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    Hi,
    After last update of my galaxy s3 to android version 4.1.2 on my all screens I have strange semicircular application launcher. When I push it up I can chose application to run. The problem is that the launcher obscures part of the screen, and I wont to get rid of this. As I realized after some research it does not belong to any application I have installed. I really don
     

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  2. GTWalling

    GTWalling Well-Known Member
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    I think if you long press on the Menu Soft Key it will hide it, or you can turn it off in the drop down notification bar.
     
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  3. kzchris

    kzchris New Member
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    I found the source of the problem. By mistake I push the buton "Multiple windows" in the top menu. Thanks for answer.
     
  4. SUroot

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    Yes, when multi Window is activeated in menu or drop down, long press back will make it disappear.

    Its a shame Samsung dont actually do much to promote this feature. Most people turn it off thinking its an application launcher, without realising what it actually does.

    Its a great feature, whereby, you drag an application to half of the screen and another application to the other half if the screen, so you have 2 applications open on the same screen at once,
     

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