You can finally disable the Bixby button on your Samsung phone

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According to SamMobile, a new update heading out for Bixby allows you to toggle whether you want Bixby to launch when you hit the button or not.

Now, Samsung has relented and made it possible to disable the button - to an extent. Going forward. users will be able to disable the Bixby button within the phone's settings.

Most users didn't feel the need for Bixby Home to have a dedicated key.

With this update, it is hence expected that there will be no such disturbance from the unnecessary interrupting Bixby in the latest flagship handset of Samsung. Even if you have pressed the button accidentally, the voice assistant will start working on the phone which is not a good thing for the premium high end smartphones. In the "All" section of "My Apps", there will be a few other settings available for Bixby and Bixby Home, notes The Next Web. The new edition of the Bixby appears with the number 2.0.03.3.

Wondering how to disable the Bixby button on your Galaxy device?

On Monday Samsung rolled out an update to the Bixby app which allowed users to turn off the button or change its use.

It is safe to say that Samsung has not only managed to redeem themselves with the Galaxy Note 8, but it looks like they also have another victor flagship smartphone on their hands. You can of course still launch Bixby by swiping right from the home screen. It is welcoming to see that the company has realized its folly and is now letting users disable the button altogether. So if you don't have it yet, you should see it soon. However, what would have been a deal is having the ability to map the Bixby Key; to anything, they want to.

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