Samsung disables the Android 12L taskbar if you utilize third-party launchers. 9to5Google discovered that the readying to allow the taskbar is grayed out when making use of third-party launchers such as Nova Launcher and also Niagara on a Galaxy Z Layer 4 or Galaxy Tab S8 running Android 12L. While there’s a workaround to it, the firm appears to have a legitimate factor for disabling the attribute.
Google debuted Android 12L in 2014 to boost the Android experience on big-screen gadgets such as tablet computers and also foldables. It brings numerous brand-new functions customized to the huge displays, such as a consistent taskbar. The taskbar allows you pin your most utilized applications to the base of the display so you can promptly switch over in between them. This assists with multitasking.
On sustained Samsung gadgets, the taskbar appears to 10 applications, many thanks to the firm’s One UI 4.1.1 modifications. However the attribute itself is impaired when making use of third-party launchers. You can allow it powerfully by browsing to Setups > Show > Navigating bar and also scrolling to the “Searching for another thing?” area. Right here, you’ll discover a faster way to the taskbar’s setup where you can allow it also when making use of third-party launchers. Nevertheless, the magazine discovered numerous problems that describe Samsung’s choice to disable the attribute.
To start with, the taskbar appears on the multitasking food selection, practically overlapping the latter’s application symbols. It is likewise irregular and also doesn’t show up in all occasionally. The magazine likewise saw various other problems that call for the taskbar toggled to be switched on and also off to deal with. All these problems appear sensible sufficient for Samsung to disable the Android 12L taskbar when making use of third-party launchers.
As the brand-new record notes, third-party launchers on supply Android 12L (on Pixel gadgets) likewise reveal the taskbar in the multitasking food selection. So this seems an Android constraint. With any luck, Google will certainly repair it with succeeding launches. For the time being, if you desire the very best Android 12L experience on your Samsung gadget, prevent making use of third-party launchers.
Samsung is turning out Android 12L and also the taskbar to qualified Galaxy gadgets
The Galaxy Z Layer 4 was the initial Samsung mobile phone to run Android 12L out of package. Soon after the brand-new collapsible’s launch last month, the firm began seeding the unique branch of Android to its older qualified gadgets. The similarity the Galaxy Z Layer 3, Galaxy Tab S8, and also Galaxy Tab S7 collection have actually gotten the Android 12L upgrade in current weeks, with Samsung’s One UI 4.1.1 ahead. The Galaxy Z Layer 2 need to likewise get the upgrade quickly.
Samsung is likewise turning out One UI 4.1.1 to various other older front runners such as the Galaxy S22, Galaxy S21, Galaxy Z Flip 3, Galaxy Z Flip, and also extra. Naturally, these phones aren’t obtaining Android 12L yet the common Android 12. The firm will certainly update every one of these smart devices and also tablet computers, and also loads of others, to Android 13 beginning following month. It is presently beta examining the Android 13-based One UI 5.0 upgrade. The steady rollout is anticipated to start for the Galaxy S22 collection in mid-October. We will certainly maintain you published.