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EMUI 12: Quick switch apps

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Huawei Quick switch between Apps feature on EMUI 12 helps you to get the apps running and switched on in real-time without having to open the task manager. Although, this functionality is available in the previous version of EMUI but with EMUI 12 you can use this feature with full potential.

Huawei Quick switch apps features utilize the on-screen gestures to provide you with this easy-to-ease capability that feels like flipping a page of a book. Such features make the device interactive and help you to navigate back and forth among apps.

Also, readHuawei EMUI 12: Navigation gestures

How to use:

Let’s start by keeping your phone in portrait position, then swipe across the bottom of the display, the area of the screen gestures. The gestures should be like drawing a curve. Make sure you follow or draw the right gesture to switch apps or the system will open recent apps/task manager if you swipe upwards.

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A few things to know:

There are a few things that you should know before using the EMUI 12 quick apps switch features. You can also swipe up from the bottom of the screen and hold, it to display the previews of all recent apps. Then swipe left or right to browse through the app previews and touch the preview of any app you wish to switch to.

How to enable Quick switch:

Although, the features is enabled by default but you check it in the system settings, by going into System & updates > then tap on System navigation > then tap on Settings. From here tap on the slider in the right of “Slide across the bottom to switch apps” to enable a Quick switch between apps.

Most of Deng Li's smartphones are from the Huawei ecosystem and his first Huawei phone was Ascend Mate 2 (4G). As a tech enthusiast, he keeps exploring new technologies and inspects them closely. Apart from the technology world, he takes care of his garden.

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EMUI 12: How to rearrange camera modes

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Camera is an essential or the most used feature of any given smartphone. Since Huawei phones come with lots of camera technologies, it also has various camera modes that will allow you to take various types of scenarios through the EMUI 12 camera app.

Although camera modes in the EMUI 12 camera app are related to Huawei phones and arranged accordingly, you can still edit these without any issues. This arrangement will allow you to change the order or the placement of the camera modes.

Below you can check all of the information, to rearrange camera modes in EMUI 12 software on your Huawei smartphone.

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To rearrange the camera modes, go to the camera app, tap on ‘More’ (slide left by tapping and holding the modes) then touch the edit icon in the middle of the top three buttons.

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Following the above-mentioned instructions, you need to drag and move icons to a new location in the modes menu. You can also add the icon on the More screen to the Camera home screen, or move specific shooting modes from the home screen to the More screen. You can finalize the changes by tapping the check mark.

Made some unwanted changes in the camera app? Well, the app also allows you to restore the app to default by tapping the “RESTORE DEFAULT LAYOUT” button on the center bottom of the screen.

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Here are some hidden Samsung Internet features

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Samsung Internet offers user-centric privacy and security features to the browser, giving you a superior browsing experience that never compromises privacy or security. It has placed all efforts to protect the browsing experience still in the hands of any Galaxy users.

But do you know the Samsung Internet Brower has some amazing hidden features that you should be aware of? Surely many of your using the Samsung Internet here you come to know, what hidden features are there in the app?

Samsung Internet hidden features:

Privacy and Security:

One of the major changes in the redesign and expansion of the Samsung Internet Browser’s data protection and security settings.

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In the area of data protection and security, you can make various settings to prevent unwanted detections and redirect to inaccessible websites.

After blocking the reverse redirect and pressing the back button, the website operator was forced to use this trick. The new page was not called and actually reached the previously open website. In addition to the features described, you can block pop-ups to prevent automatic downloads.

Site permission:

you can allow or deny permissions to the website, for usual data protection and security settings. To Camera location, and microphone can be disabled with website permissions. The website will then be unable to access these system functions via the below-mentioned steps:

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Layout and Menu

In the layout and menu settings, you can select whether to show the address bar up or down, and whether to hide the status bar when you scroll through websites. In addition to the ‘Up’ button on browser viewing and scrolling, you’ll see a button like ‘Down’. You can use the buttons to jump to the beginning or end of the website.

Add-ons feature:

Newly added is an add-on for video subtitles in your browser. To download the add-in, click the three lines in the lower right corner of your browser, then go to the add-ins section.

Useful feature:

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A useful feature is that you can turn off automatic video playback and enable the video assistant. Video Assistant enables additional controls when playing videos in your browser.

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EMUI 12: How to adjust font weight

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EMUI 12 is built around new features that help you to customize the look of the user interface. One of these features is – Font weight adjustment, which we’ll use today and show you how to adjust the on-screen element fonts on EMUI 12.

Font weight adjustment feature allows you to bold or slim the text of the user interface via Settings. The aim of this feature is to provide you access to increase the visibility of the on-screen text depending on your eyes.

Let’s dive into the instructions to adjust font weight on EMUI 12.

The EMUI 12 font-weight adjustment feature is available in Settings > Display & brightness section. From here tap on Text size and weight. Thereafter, it will lead you towards a separate menu with options to increase text size and text weight.

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Tap on the slider and move it left or right to adjust the font-weight.

  1. Left slide – Make the font light
  2. Right slide – Make the font bold

There are five modes to choose from:

  1. Lightest
  2. Light
  3. Normal
  4. Bold
  5. Boldest

Changes:

The changes made to the user interface will reflect directly on the user interface in all scenarios including the settings menu, control panel, notifications, and app labels, and the entire user interface will greet you with the same user interface text weight.

We hope that you are enjoying the new EMUI 12 and we suggest you to try this feature if you are facing some visibility issues.

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