How to Change the Power Button Function in OnePlus 8T

Here’s how to change the power key settings in OnePlus 8T. You can change the power button function using buttons & gestures settings. By default when you press & hold the power button, you can see automatically launch the Google Assistant. Also, double click the power button to quickly open the camera in your OnePlus. If you want to enable SOS, quickly press the power button 3 times or 5 times you want. Compatible with OnePlus 8T/8, OnePlue 7T Pro/7T/7 Pro,7, and OnePlus 6T/6 running the latest Oxygen OS.

How to Change the Power key Settings in OnePlus 8T Oxygen OS

How to Change the Power Button Function in OnePlus 8T

Step 1: Pull down the notification tray at the top and click on the “Settings gear (Cog)” icon.

Step 2: Scroll and touch on “Buttons & gestures”.

Step 3: Touch on “Press and hold the power button”.

Step 4: Select the function from “Power menu (Power off/Restart/Screenshot) or Voice assistant” (By default).

Step 5: Touch the “Back button”.

Step 6: Touch “Double click the power button”.

Step 7: Choose the “Camera or None”.

It will use to quickly access the camera to double press the power button from any screen in your OnePlus 8T.

Check Also: How to Enable Screen Pinning in OnePlus 8T

How to Quickly Access SOS in OnePlus 8T Using Power Button

It will automatically call for help by quickly pressing the power button in your OnePlus devices.

Step 1: Go to “Settings”.

Step 2: Scroll and touch the “Security & lock screen”.

Step 3: Scroll again and touch on “Emergency rescue” under the personal security section.

Step 4: Touch the “Power button for quick SOS”.

Step 5: Touch on “Quickly press the power button for 3 times for SOS or Quickly press the power button for 5 times for SOS”.

You can also change preferred SOS action from call the local emergency numbers or share location with emergency contacts.

Also, use the power button to switch off your phone or enter it into the recovery menu in your OnePlus or other Smartphone.

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