How To Use Swipe Options – Samsung Galaxy Tab 3

How To Use Swipe Options - Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
How To Use Swipe Options - Samsung Galaxy Tab 3

Learn how to use Swipe Options on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 3. The options available when Screen lock is set to Swipe are:

  • Multiple widgets: Enable this option to display multiple widgets on your lock screen.
  • Lock screen widgets: Customize your clock and personal message.
  • Shortcuts: Touch the OFF / ON icon to turn this option on or off. Touch Shortcuts to add up to four application shortcuts to the lock screen.
  • Unlock effect: Show a ripple or light effect on the lock screen.
  • Help text: Display help text on the lock screen. When enabled, a check mark appears in the check box.
  • Wake up in lock screen: Unlock the screen using wake-up command when swipe or motion lock is enabled.
  • Set wake-up command: Set the wake-up command if Wake up in lock screen is enabled.


This guide will work on all Samsung Galaxy Tabs; including Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 and Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1.

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