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How To: Turn Bixby On and Off

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Samsung’s AI assistant, Bixby, is automatically installed on the latest Samsung devices. If you wish to turn off Bixby on your smartphone, here’s how to do it:


Turn Bixby off


1. Press and hold on the home screen for several seconds




 2. Swipe left until you reach the Bixby screen




  3. Tap the toggle to turn off Bixby




Turn Bixby On

To turn Bixby back on, simply reverse the above steps. Press and hold home screen, swipe left until you reach Bixby, and toggle to ‘on’.


For more information on setting up your new Android, check out 6 Top Tips when setting up a new Android phone.

Have a question about Bixby or Samsung? Let us know in the comments or drop me a PM.




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