Adding the app shortcuts on your Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus gives you ease of access to the apps you are frequently using in a day (or maybe in the night). Like your desktop computer, there are many large screen smartphones available with this feature. It is quite a handy facility that allows you to open the apps quickly you need often. If you want ease of access to some of your favorite apps, here is how to add app shortcuts to Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus lock screen.
It is a highly noticeable feature that lets you open apps without unlocking your phone screen. This means you can access apps without entering the passcode or password on the lock screen of your Galaxy S9/S9 Plus. Before you go ahead, note that you can add only two app shortcuts on your Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus lock screen.
How to Add App Shortcuts to Samsung Galaxy S9/S9 Plus Lockscreen
First off, you need to select two apps you regularly use as you are allowed to create shortcuts of only two apps on the lock screen of your Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus. Have you selected the apps? Now follow the steps given below:
Step #1. Bring down the notification shade on your Galaxy S9/S9 Plus to access settings gear.
Step #2. Tap on the Settings icon and then tap on Lock screen and security.
Step #3. Now tap on App shortcuts option.
On this screen, you will get a preview of the lock screen of your Galaxy S9 device; along with, you are shown the options to put an app on the left and right side of the screen.
Step #4. Select any one option, and your phone will display a list of apps you have installed on your device.
Step #5. Choose one app, and it will be added to the lock screen of your Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus.
That’s all friends!
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