1. shanezam203's Avatar
    I have an s4mini and in Settings and Lock Screen the "multiple widgets" is grayed out, I can not select it and turn Camera shortcut ON in lockscreen. any thoughts why I can not enable this on my s4 mini but I can the s4?

    See attached image, thank you.
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    11-29-2013 09:40 AM
  2. MrMoto1992's Avatar
    That's really strange. I would just IM Samsung support on that one honestly.

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    11-29-2013 08:25 PM
  3. anon8196564's Avatar
    It's the same on mine I just figured that particular option was not available.

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    11-30-2013 02:23 PM
  4. shanezam203's Avatar
    It's the same on mine I just figured that particular option was not available.

    Posted via Android Central App
    Once I turned the screen mode to Standard, I was able to enable Camera shortcut on lock screen.

    Settings
    My Device
    Display
    Screen Mode
    Standard

    Then you can edit Lock Screen to enable shortcut = Camera.
    11-30-2013 03:53 PM
  5. phoenix_firebrd's Avatar
    The screen mode doesn't affect the lock screen. It is to set the color profile for different cases. Some lock screen types wont allow multiple widgets. For me having the "pattern" lock screen did not allowed me to have the camera widget on the lock screen, when I changed the lock screen type to "swipe" the option to set multiple widgets were enabled. I haven't tested with other lock screen types. Also try other types, see if any allows multiple widgets and is also secure.
    12-01-2013 03:45 PM
  6. miss_missy22's Avatar
    I did that changing the security thing but I still don't get the camera or widgets on my lock screen. Every time I swipe to the right, like I've read to do to edit the widges, it just unlocks my phone.

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    Attached Thumbnails How do I enable Camera on lock screen?-screenshot_2014-09-08-10-19-09.jpg   How do I enable Camera on lock screen?-screenshot_2014-09-08-10-20-59.jpg  
    09-08-2014 10:23 AM
  7. Katherine Medina's Avatar
    the same thing is happening with my samsung galaxy s4 mini, i have read that this happen when we update to Android 4.4.2, if you Find a way to correct it please let me know, i haven't found anything about it.
    09-24-2014 09:56 PM
  8. osvanberg's Avatar
    Yeah it's a kitkat thing.
    If you're rooted you can easily fix it with a few different Xposed modules. Just scroll through the list of downloads in the Xposed framework until you find it (can't remember the name at the moment).
    09-25-2014 04:17 AM

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