How Do I Reject Calls Using the Heart Rate Monitor on Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge?

Posted May 21, 2015 by Leomar Umpad in Android

Reject and Send Auto-Reply SMS Using Heart Rate Monitor on Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Here’s the scenario. You are in an important meeting. You do not want to pick up your phone so as not to distract anyone from the meeting. However, you are expecting a call from someone, and you do not want the person to feel ignored. What should you do? If you are using a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, you are saved! The Galaxy S6 Edge has a feature that lets you reject calls and send a predefined auto reply message by simply touching the heart rate sensor button. Do you want to know more about it? Read on.

How to Enable Auto-Reject Calls and Send a Quick Reply Using the Heart Rate Sensor on Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

You can reject an incoming call and automatically send a pre-programmed auto reply to the caller by using the heart rate sensor of your Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. The steps are easier than you think. To do just that, follow the procedures below:

1.Go to the Home screen of your Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. You can go to the Home screen by pressing the Home button once.Samsung Galaxy S6 Home Screen
2.From the Home screen, tap on the Apps icon on the lower-right part of the screen. You will be taken to the applications list on your phone.Samsung Galaxy S6 Apps Icon
3.From the list of applications on your phone, tap the Settings icon.Samsung Galaxy S6 Settings Icon
4.Under the Device sub-menu of Settings, tap on the Edge screen option.Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Screen Icon
5.You will be taken to the Edge screen page. Tap on Edge lighting.Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Edge lightion option Icon
6.Enable Edge lighting by tapping on the switch button. This will light up the Edge screen when you receive a call or notification while the phone is turned over.Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Edge lightion switch Icon
7.Tap on Quick Reply to enable the feature.Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Quick Reply Icon
8.Enable Quick Reply by tapping on the switch to the right.Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Quick Reply Switch Icon
9.On the Quick reply page, tap on the Quick reply messages option to make your own preset message.Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Quick Reply Message
10.You are done with the setup. When you receive a call and your phone is turned over, hold a finger on the heart rate sensor for two seconds to reject the call and send your preset message.Heart Rate Sensor Pressed fo 2 seconds

Have you encountered problems with any of the steps above? Do you have your own Galaxy S5 experience that you want to share with us? We would love to hear from you! Please leave your comments below.


About Leomar Umpad

A supply chain operations manager by profession. A technology-lover and a writer by heart. I have the passion to teach and inform.
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