So I was helping a friend today find a hardware button

My friend just got the new Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone. And he asks “How can I go to my main screen without having to use the back button and go back, back, back?” I told him to just hit the home button no matter what screen or app he happened to be using at the time.

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He said “No no, this is the Galaxy S5. It doesn’t have a home button anymore.” At which point I told him “Sure it does. Bottom center of the phone. “Oh crap” he says, I thought that was a speaker. Thank you so much.

 

And just had to ask, “Have you seriously owned this device for over a year and you didn’t know that it did indeed have a home button”. My friend shrugged his shoulders and acknowledged his oversight then said rather sheepishly “I have touched it before but I never wanted to damage it so I just didn’t push it very hard.

 

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I suppose I just sort of squinted at him with a reassuring smile. “It’s ok guy, glad I could help.

 

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