How to Customize Side Keys [Volume Key, Side Key] on Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10 Plus

Change your Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10 Plus Side button functions that we can re-program for different actions/Activity like Quick Launch Camera, Screen Capture. Customizing the Keys of Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10 Plus is necessary and you must know how to do that as Samsung has merged the Power Key and Bixby Key and the new key so formed is called as Side Key.  You can customize these keys to perform various functions like Turning on/off your device, call Bixby, or perform another function.

Samsung has transferred Power Button from right side to left side by combining Bixby key in it.

Customize Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10 Plus Side Keys Functions

Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10 Plus Customize Side Keys

Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10 Plus Customize Side Keys

Firstly let us see the functions of Physical Keys:

There are two Physical Keys Side Key and Power Key, and you can function the various functions by double click, short click, and long click. Here let’s take a look at the default key functions:

  • Screen On or Off:” To On/Off screen short press Side Key.
  • Bixby Voice: To operate Bixby Voice Long Press Side Key.
  • Launch Camera: Double Press the Side Key and launch camera.
  • Power On: When the phone is off long-press the Side Key to Power On.
  • Power Off Menu: Long Press the Volume Down Key and Side Key simultaneously when the phone is On.
  • Screen Capture: Short Press the Side Key and Volume Down Button simultaneously to access screen capture.

Now let us how to Customise Side Key:

Side Key is a combination of Bixby Key and Power Button. You have only use Bixby Key in the place, but no worry you can customize the Key to perform a different function. Follow the steps given below to customize the Side Key:

  • Step 1: Open the Settings.
  • Step 2: Search and Select the Side Key option.
  • Step 3: Now click on Side Key option again.
  • Step 4: Now, you can choose the settings according to you. Two options will be available:

For Double-press, you can choose between:

  • Quick Launch Camera
  • Open Bixby
  • Open App(you can select the app by pressing the settings icon beside the option)

For Press and hold, you can choose between:

  • Wake up Bixby
  • Power Off Menu

And Hence by this way you can do the customization of the of your Note 10 and Note 10 Plus Keys.

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