Palm motions


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Use palm motions to control Galaxy S4 by touching the screen.

Before using motions, make sure the Galaxy S4 palm motion feature is activated. On the Home screen, tap Apps → Settings → My device → Motions and gestures → Palm motion, and then drag the Palm motion switch to the right.


Sweep your hand across the screen to capture a screenshot. The image is saved in Gallery →Screenshots. It is not possible to capture a screenshot while using some applications.



Cover the screen with a palm to pause Galaxy S4 media playback.



  1. I dont know whats wrong with my S4 but none of the palm motions work. but they are turned on under settings

  2. Do we have fake Samsungs S4 GT-l9500 or what? because most of my applications don’t just work. like dual Camera, and even the camera quality itself. my old galaxy Young is as far better in all functions even. the in ternal storage ist just too small

  3. Doesn’t work in the Chrome browser, nor does the standard two button method of screen capture on a v4.3 I337 (AT&T)

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