Backlight & display: Samsung Galaxy S 6 edge

Learn how to customize the display and adjust the backlight on the Samsung Galaxy S 6 edge.

 

 

 

Backlight: Change brightness

 

Android Lollipop

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'Device,' tap Display.
  4. If necessary, tap Automatic brightness to turn off.
  5. Move the Brightness slider to desired setting.

 

Android Marshmallow

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Display.
  4. If necessary, tap Automatic brightness to turn off.
  5. Move the Brightness slider to desired setting.

 

Backlight: Timeout

 

Android Lollipop

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'Device,' tap Display.
  4. Tap Screen timeout, then tap desired setting:
    • 15 seconds
    • 30 seconds
    • 1 minute
    • 2 minutes
    • 5 minutes
    • 10 minutes

 

Android Marshmallow

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Display.
  4. Tap Screen timeout, then tap desired setting:
    • 15 seconds
    • 30 seconds
    • 1 minute
    • 2 minutes
    • 5 minutes
    • 10 minutes

 

Widget, app, shortcut, or folder: Add

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Locate the desired widget, app, shortcut, or folder.
  3. Touch and hold the widget, app, shortcut, or folder until the Home screen appears.
  4. Slide the widget, app, shortcut, or folder into place.
  5. Release your finger.

 

Widget, app, shortcut, or folder: Delete

  1. Touch and hold the widget, app, shortcut, or folder.
  2. Drag the widget, app, shortcut, or folder to the Remove icon.
  3. Release your finger.

 

Status lights

  • Flashing Blue: Bluetooth is turned on and connected or searching for connection.
  • Solid Blue: Bluetooth is active.
  • Solid Green: Device is fully charged.
  • Flashing Red: Device is charging when status was of battery life is below 10%.
  • Solid Red: Device is charging.
  • Flashing Orange: Device requires charging.

 

Wallpaper: Home screen

  1. Touch and hold an empty spot on any Home screen.
  2. Tap Wallpapers.
  3. From the upper left drop-down, tap Home screen.
  4. Tap the desired image.
  5. Tap SET AS WALLPAPER.

 

Wallpaper: Lock screen

  1. Touch and hold an empty spot on any Home screen.
  2. Tap Wallpapers.
  3. From the upper left drop-down, tap Lock screen.
  4. Tap the desired image.
  5. Tap SET AS WALLPAPER.