Release Note May 26, 2016


  • Release Version


  • Release Date

    May 26, 2016

  • Release Contents
    Release Contents
    SDK Libraries Provides the Samsung MultiWindow SDK libraries.
    Sample Provides a sample application.
    Documents API References For more information about MultiWindow APIs, see API Reference
    Programming Guides The programming guide includes an overview, Hello MultiWindow application, and feature descriptions.

Change History

    • The version code is updated.

    • This version has been released with enhanced OS compatibility.

    • The following issues have been resolved in this version: When the application using MultiWindow-SDK1.2.5 is running Android 4.4 and lower. It occured runtime exception(getScaleInfo does not exist in the source code) when trying to create a SMultiWindowActivity.

    • Samsung MultiWindow SDK 1.2.5 has been released with enhanced stability and better performance.

    • Samsung MultiWindow SDK 1.2.3 has been released with enhanced stability and better performance.

    • The MultiWindow is supporting penwindow API which is used for changing and checking status and starting penwindow.

    • The MultiWindow is separated from the Samsung Mobile SDK to make an efficient environment for the application development.

    • New permission will be required when you initialize MultiWindow. Refer to programming guide for more information.


  • Applications registered with MultiWindow can run with other applications on Traybar.

    • Add application to the Multi-Instance environment.
    • Paired windows.
    • Resize applications with MultiWindow Centerbar (displayed between applications).