Earlier this month it emerged the button could be reprogrammed using third-party apps like All in one Gestures.
The developer Flar2 was updating his own button mapping app when he discovered Samsung was no longer routing the Bixby button’s functionality through the phone’s Accessibility Services
The report says: “
The decision to remove the functionality will disappoint some of the more tech-minded consumers out there.
XDA had posted a tutorial for how to remap the button ahead of the UK release on April 28 and on April 21 in the UK. That, it seems, is now defunct.
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