How To Enable Multi-Window And Split Screen View Mode On Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3

Did you know that your Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3 can allow you to view applications in a Multi-window and a Split Screen mode? With these two features you can have two separate apps running simultaneously.

You will need to enable these modes first in the settings before you can use them on your Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3. The guide provided below should help you to enable Split Screen and the Multi-window modes on Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3 smartphones.


Enabling the Multi-window mode

  1. Power on your Huawei
  2. Open the settings menu and choose on Multi-window under the device settings
  3. Switch on the Multi-window toggle which is located in the top right corner.
  4. If you would like the Multi-window mode to show your content by default, you must check the Open In Multi-window View box.


Once the Multi-window mode has been enabled as well as the Split Screen View, locate a semi-circle or grey half on your screen. The grey half indicates that you have enabled the feature and the Split Screen on Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3.

Using your finger, select on the semicircle to bring Multi-window mode to the top. Start to use the option for the Split Screen. You can drag any icon you would like to open into whichever window you would like it to be opened in.

There is a feature which allows you to adjust the size of the window. You only have to press and hold the circle at the centre of the screen and change to whichever position you would like it to be on the screen.


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