Split screen is one of the best feature of Samsung galaxy S8 and other android device which is useful to use two apps at same time on your device. Many users report issue of split screen not working on galaxy S8 and other devices such as galaxy S7 & galaxy S7 edge etc. To use multi window mode on galaxy S8, access recent apps and open another app. Some of the user also reported issue of recent apps button not working on galaxy S8 & galaxy S8 plus device. It’s quiet easy to fix Galaxy S8 split screen problem.
Do you know any trick to disable split screen on galaxy S8 phone? In Samsung galaxy S8 & galaxy S8 plus device, you can exit multi window using window controls. While use split screen on galaxy S8 device, you can switch between apps, adjust screen display size and copy data from one app to other. Try below given troubleshooting guides to fix Galaxy S8 split screen problem or multi window not working.
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How to fix Galaxy S8 split screen problem
1st Way: Restart your galaxy S8 & galaxy S8 plus
Restart your device and after few seconds turn on again. Sometimes restart your devices fix your galaxy S8 small bugs.
2nd Way: Check system software update available
Check any latest update available for your Samsung galaxy S8 & S8 plus device. If available update then update your device. Now reboot your device and check multi window mode is working or not.
Settings > System > about phone > System updates
3rd Way: Factory reset your galaxy S8 to fix Galaxy S8 split screen problem
Step 1: Go to “Settings”
Step 2: Under personal section, select “Backup & reset”
Step 3: Touch “Factory data reset”
Step 4: Tap “Reset phone”
Step 5: Tap “Erase everything”
This factory reset galaxy S8 phone will remove all your device internal storage data including photos, Google & other created account, third party apps and other information.
It none of the above given solution worked for you to fix Galaxy S8 split screen problem then you should try below given trick in your device.
4th Way: Wipe cache partition on Samsung Galaxy S8 & Galaxy S8 plus
Step 1: Turn on your galaxy S8 device
Step 2: Press & hold the volume down button and power button at the same time until the device turn on.
You can view “Android system recovery” option on your device. By default “start” button on your galaxy S8 phone.
Step 3: Press the volume down button until see recovery mode
Step 4: Press the power button to restart into recovery mode
You can see the above screen of android robot with red exclamation icon on galaxy S8 device.
Step 5: Press volume buttons to scroll to wipe cache partition, press the power button to select it.
This message view on phone screen: Wipe cache?
Step 6: Tap volume buttons to scroll to Yes and press the power button to select it.
Clearing the cache may take 5-10 minutes.
Step 7: Use the volume buttons to scroll to reboot system now, press the power button to select it.
End the list of possible solutions from our sides to fix Galaxy S8 split screen problem. If you know other trick to fix this issue, please share with us on below comment box. Stay connected with us for daily latest Samsung galaxy S8 and S8 plus updates.