Last Updated on April 26, 2023 by Bestusefultips
Here’s how to enable gesture navigation on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL devices. When you enable swipe up on the home button gesture, you’re Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL navigation bar hidden, and you can see a horizontal line (Pill) on the bottom of the screen. It will help to hide the navigation bar button from the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL device. You can see several gestures on Pixel 3 & Pixel 3 XL devices, including swipe fingerprint for notifications, Prevent ringing, jump camera, flip camera, double-tap to check phone, swipe up on the home screen, and lift to check the phone. But in this tutorial, I’ll show you how to enable full-screen gesture navigation on your Google Pixel devices.
How to Turn On Gesture Navigation in Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL
You can enable Pixel 3 gesture navigation under system settings on your device. To use the Android navigation gesture on Pixel 3, enable swipe up on the home button gesture using the below-given settings.
Step 1: Swipe down the notification panel and tap the Settings icon.
Step 2: Scroll down up to the end of the page and Tap System.
Step 3: Tap Gestures.
Here you can see several gestures. But two new gestures were added, including Swipe up on the home button and Prevent ringing.
Before enabling this Pixel 3 gesture, you can see the navigation bar’s back, home, and overview buttons.
Step 4: Toggle on Swipe up on the home button to enable Gesture navigation in Pixel 3 & Pixel 3 XL (shown below screenshot).
Step 5: Now you can see the Pill (Horizontal line) icon and back button (Android P Beta 3) on the bottom of the home screen instead of the navigation bar button.
Now, hide the navigation bar button from the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL device. Both the home button & the recent apps button are hidden.
Step 6: Swipe up on the home button (Pill) to switch apps.
Step 7: Swipe up twice on the home screen to open the app drawer on your Android devices.
To quickly open apps from the recent apps list, move the pill slider left or right and open the recent app you want to use on your device.
How to Enable and Use Gestures on Google Pixel
Settings > System > Gestures > Toggle on the Gesture you want to use.
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How to Clear All Apps on Google Pixel
It will clear or close all recent apps on your Google Pixel devices.
Step 1: Swipe up from the bottom of the screen to access the Recent apps.
Step 2: Swipe the screen until you see Clear all.
Step 3: Tap on Clear All.
Now clear all recent apps from your Google Pixel devices.
And that’s all. We hope this clarifies how to enable Gesture navigation in Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. If you have any trouble while activating, please tell us in below comment section. We’ll respond as soon as possible.