Galaxy Tab - Rapidly launch search and launch application

October 2016

As we install applications on our Galaxy Tab, finding a particular one on the home screen becomes more difficult. To avoid wasting time you can use the search button (the little magnifying glass), located at the bottom of the tablet.
  • But first you must go to Search Settings and verify that the search option will also handle applications
  • In the Home screen, click on "Settings> Search> Items to search"
  • Check the checkbox to the right of "Apps" is selected, if not select it
  • Onwards to find an application, press the search button an then enter the name of the application in the search box, if installed on your device, it should appear in *the list of results.
  • Click on it to open.

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