How to enable PIN windows on Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus

Want to PIN an app on Samsung galaxy S9 and S9 Plus? When enable PIN windows on Galaxy S9 and galaxy S9 Plus Oreo, Only selected PIN app use in your device. This PIN windows or screen pinning galaxy S9 feature helpful when your device use by other people or children. If someone use your phone, just PIN the app or screen they want to use in your device.

When app is pinned, you can’t access other apps, messages, calls and other settings. Only your galaxy S9 & S9 plus current screen use while enable screen pinning in galaxy S9 plus.  Also enable ask for PIN before unpinning app in your S9 devices. Follow below given step by step guide to enable PIN windows on Galaxy S9 and galaxy S9 Plus.

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How to enable PIN windows on Galaxy S9 and galaxy S9 Plus Oreo

To use PIN windows in galaxy S9 & S9 plus make sure that screen pinning is turned on. Let see complete process to activate it.

Step 1: Go to settings or swipe down notification bar & tap on Settings gear icon

Step 2: Tap on Lock screen and security


Step 3: Scroll down up to end of the page and tap on other security settings

Step 4: Tap on PIN windows under advanced section

Step 5: Turn on PIN windows

Step 6: Open the screen or app you want to PIN

Step 7: Tap on Recent or Overview button

How to enable PIN windows on Galaxy S9 and galaxy S9 Plus

Step 8: Tap the PIN icon of app at lower right corner of the window

You can see this message on your galaxy S9 screen: Turn on PIN windows

Step 9: Tap on OK

Now you can use only this pinned app in your Samsung S9 & S9 plus devices.

Touch and hold back buttons and recent buttons at the same time to unpin app in galaxy S9 & S9 plus Oreo devices.

How to enable screen pinning android Oreo 8.1 & 8.0: Google Pixel, Pixel 2 XL

Step 1: Go to settings in your Google Pixel Oreo

Step 2: Tap on Security & location

Step 3: Scroll down up to end of the page and tap on Screen pinning

Step 4: Turn on screen pinning toggle button

In android Oreo screen pinning, you can also enable ask for unlock pattern before unpinning app in your devices.

And that’s all. We hope this makes it clear how to enable PIN windows on Galaxy S9 and galaxy S9 Plus. Have you any questions? Leave it below comment box. If you find it helpful, don’t forget to share with others.

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