How to scan and read QR codes on a Samsung phone (without app)

This tutorial will show you step by step how to scan and read QR codes on a Samsung phone without using an extra app.

This tutorial works for all Samsung Galaxy phones that have Android 7, 8 and 9.

Scan and read QR codes on a Samsung phone

1. Open de Samsung Internet web browser. This browser is pre-installed on every Samsung phone.

Samsung Internet web browser

2. Tap on the menu button (≡) located in the bottom right corner.

Samsung Internet web browser menu button

3. Tap on Settings.

Samsung Internet web browser settings

4. Tap on Useful features.

Samsung Internet web browser useful features

5. Tap on the toggle button next to QR code scanner to enable this feature.

Samsung Internet web browser enable QR code scanner

6. Go back to the homepage.

7. Tap on the QR code icon located in the top right corner. Note: If you don't see the QR code icon, then tap on the address (URL) bar of the browser.

Samsung Internet web browser QR code scanner

8. Now you can scan and read the QR code with your phone.

Scan and read a QR code on a Samsung phone

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