During the presentation of Android M on Thursday representatives of Google talked only about the most important in their view the features of the operating system without affecting smaller changes as well as the innovations that are now being finalized. The latter include multi-mode, which lacked many owners of tablets and which finally appear in Android M. previously tried to implement something like this with the help of only a few branded skins taken separately manufacturers, for example, Samsung.
Those who have already installed on your device Android M Developer Preview, if desired, can try out the new feature. However, for this they will need to manually modify the file system build.prop, since the preview version of multi-mode hidden from prying eyes. For detailed instructions on how to do this can be found here (in English).
After all the steps described in the instructions are met, need to go to the settings for developers and property, including multi-mode. Now, when it is included in the list of recently launched applications for each of them you can choose its location – at the top (left), at the bottom (right) or full screen. The first two, as you might guess, allows you to display two applications at once.
Of course, the final release of Android M multiple windows will turn much easier, but now the developers have preferred to hide it away somewhere. And it is clear why: According to the source, this mode is still very “raw”, so that in him there is a lot of bugs.
If you notice a mistake – select it with the mouse and press CTRL + ENTER.