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Samsung Galaxy S6 User Guide

Change or Customize Themes

One of the Samsung Galaxy S6's best new features is its ability to use custom themes, which change the look and feel of the interface in interesting ways. With more than a dozen themes available as free downloads from Samsung's store that's found in the phone's Control Panel, you can make your wallpaper, icons and widgets fit your personality. For example, with the Hello Kitty theme, the notification / quick settings area is red and yellow, the icons for several major apps look like the famous cat and even the phone dialer is styled like the popular cartoon. Here's how to change the theme on your Galaxy S6 or Galaxy S6 Edge.—Avram Piltch

1. Navigate to Settings.

2. Tap Themes. A list of preloaded themes appears.

3. Tap Store in the upper right corner unless you want to activate one of the three preloaded themes or one you downloaded already. If the theme you want is on this screen, tap on it and skip to step 7.

4. Select the theme you wish to download.

5. Hit the Download button.

6. Tap Accept And Download.

7. Tap Apply.

8. Confirm by tapping Apply in the dialog box.

  • Fathallah Yankalbe
    Theme Store is not available in my country. Help me please ! My model is G925W8
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  • Desertwoman
    I'm still confused, I downloaded Newsstand and it does not show up in the app tray. How do I access it?
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  • Leroy_
    Is there a beginners guide for this. Or can I follow the advanced guide?
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  • tadalex
    Any update on rooting for the S6 on AT&T?
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  • EbrahimDUROSIMI
    Hi, I just tried this now and I have a "Recovery is not seandoird enforcing" error. What should I do Please?
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  • dakmitch44
    I also got "Recovery is not seandoird enforcing", what can i do?
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  • brunovd123
    My S6 model is sm-g920i, however the build id showed in CF- Root site for this model doesn't match the build number of my device. Is this a problem?
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  • riGHT22CLIck
    how to unroot again from root using the above? tia
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  • David_657
    amazing. Helped a lot on my samsung s6 920f :)
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  • MorganaRue
    Great intruduction, but for some reason not all your fixes work for me. For example, I want to disable the shutter sound on the camera. When I follow your instructions (allowing for the fact that I likely have a different version) I have no option to disable it. My only workaround is to mute my system sounds. Not a convenient option. Any suggestions?
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