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Use these steps to support questions about Bixby Vision that are specific to the Samsung Galaxy S8.

Setup Bixby

Bixby Vision is Samsung's intelligent interface with natural voice interaction. Bixby adapts automatically to the user, but can also be manually customized to display preferred information.

  1. From the Home screen, swipe from the left to right or press the Bixby key on the left side of the device below the volume keys.
  2. The start screen will appear, tap START.
  3. Review and select I agree to all in the terms and conditions, then tap Finish.
  4. The Bixby Tip screen loads.
  5. Scroll through the cards that are auto-loaded.
  6. To remove a card, tap the 3 dots icon and select Hide for now or Don't show again.
  7. To move a card to a different location, tap the 3 dots icon and select Pin to top.

Bixby settings

  1. From the Home screen, swipe from the left to right or press the Bixby Vision key on the left side of the device below the volume keys.
  2. Tap the Settings icon in the upper right corner.
  3. Choose from the following:
    • Samsung account [Menu icon > Remove account]
    • Home cards  
      • Cards
        • All apps [On/Off]
        • Select apps [On/Off]
      • Show on Lock screen
        • All apps [On/Off]
        • Select apps [On/Off]
      • Apps with cards
    • Voice
      • Bixby voice [On/Off]
      • Background color [Select from available colors]
      • Language and speaking style
        • Languages
        • Speaking style
      • Voice feedback [Always on, Off]
      • Feedback style
        • Short
        • Full
      • Voice wake-up [On/Off]
        • Use when phone speaker playing
        • Wake-up sensitivity
        • Hear your recording
        • Record your voice
        • Delete
      • Unlock with Voice password
      • Enhanced voice recognition
        • Record your pronunciation again
        • Reset pronunciation
      • Dictation on keyboard [On/Off]
      • Read aloud in high quality [On/Off]
      • Voice apps and services
        • Update
        • Choose from a list of available apps
      • Bixby Labs
        • Update
        • On/Off
      • Auto update 3rd party app plugin
        • Off
        • Using Wi-Fi only
        • At any time
        • Update
      • Auto update using mobile data [On/Off]
      • Notifications
        • Bixby Home cards [On/Off]
        • Edge-of-screen alerts [On/Off]
        • Marketing information [On/Off]
      • Privacy
        • Customization Service
      • About Bixby
        • App info
        • Version
        • Terms and conditions
        • Customization Service policy
        • Open source license

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