How to Completely Disable Bixby Button on Galaxy S9 / S9+

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Last year Samsung introduced its own voice assistant which they called Bixby. Samsung was hoping that users would easily switch to Bixby even though the Google Assistant was already available and performing up to the mark. Anyhow, the expected happened, users and critics rejected Samsung’s attempt at Voice Assistance. Soon, we started seeing guides on how to remap Bixby button on Galaxy S8. Anyhow, the cat and mouse game started between Samsung and the developers. The Korean giant would release an update to stop developers from remapping Bixby Button and the developers would work towards breaking the update so they could remap the Bixby Button again.

Disable Bixby Button on Galaxy S9

 

Anyhow, in the end, Samsung decided to give the option to Disable Bixby button. We have already written a guide on How to Completely Disable Bixby Button On Galaxy S8/S8+ and Galaxy Note 8. Today, we are going to tell you How to disable Bixby Button on Galaxy S9 /S9+. It would have been way better if Samsung had made Bixby Button programmable, but the Korean giant didn’t consider it as an option. In the end, users are left with two options either use Bixby or completely disable it. In case you opt to disable it then the dedicated Bixby button would be of no use.

Anyhow, let’s jump to the guide and see how can you disable Bixby Button on Galaxy S9/S9+.

How to Disable Bixby Button on Galaxy S9/S9+

  • To launch the Bixby application, press Bixby button.
  • In the Bixby home, find a radio button next to the Bixby Key Option.
  • Turn the Radio Button Off to bring the button options.
  • Now, you can choose not to open anything or open Bixby upon pressing the Bixby button.

That’s it! This is how you can disable Bixby button of Galaxy S9/S9+.