The Huawei is a great device in the sense that it allows users to view apps in a Multi-window and a split screen mode on Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3. We shall give you on guide on how to split screen on Huawei which will enable you to run two different applications simultaneously. Prior to using the split screen, you will need to activate it first from the settings menu.
To start with, we shall show you the steps on how to enable the split screen as well as the multi-window mode. Then we shall show you how you can use these features once you enable them on Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3.
Enable split screen in settings menu
Follow the instructions provided below to learn how you can enable the split screen and multi-window on Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3:
- Switch on your Huawei
- From the settings menu, locate Multi window under the Device section
- Turn on the toggle for Multi window. This toggle is located in the top right corner of your screen.
- Choose whether you would like the all your content to show in the Multi window by default. You can do this by simply checking a box which is next to the option for “Open in multi window view”
Once the multi-window has been enabled, you should check whether there is a semi-circle or a grey half on your screen. The semi-circle or the grey-half indicates that you have successfully enabled the split screen and the multi window mode in Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3. You are now ready to use the split screen feature.
Using a finger, tap on the semi-circle and bring the multi-window to the top of the screen. From the menu, drag the icons you would like to open and drop them in the window you would like them to open in. A handy feature on the Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3 enables you to adjust the window’s size. Do this by pressing and holding a circle at the centre of the screen. Place this at the any location you would like it to be at.