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Android Basics: How to switch the placement of the recents and back buttons on the OnePlus 3 and 3T


If you choose to use your OnePlus 3 and or 3T with on-screen navigation buttons, you can swap the placement of the Back and Recents buttons so that they are in the same order as those on the Samsung Galaxy S7

OnePlus allows for a lot of customization when it comes to the 3 and 3T. Having the ability to swap the on-screen navigation buttons is just one example of this.

How to swap the Back and Recents on-screen buttons:

  1. Go to the Settings menu
  2. Scroll down to the Buttons option which is under the Personal heading
  3. Toggle the Swap buttons option to swap the placement of the Recents and Back buttons

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