Set Up Floating Window In ROG Phone 3

The floating window in your ROG Phone 3 allows certain apps to open while you are playing a game. You can for instance, reply to a Facebook message sent to you without leaving the game. This feature can be activated from the Game Genie.

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Using the floating window feature in your Asus ROG Phone 3

When you are in the middle of your gaming session and you want to check your messages or want to reply to one that you received you can do so without even leaving the game. This can be done if you have set up the floating window feature of your phone. You can assign which apps you can access from your game. Here’s how to do it.

Assign apps on the floating window

To use this feature you should first choose which apps you can open while playing games.

Time needed: 2 minutes.

Choosing which apps should appear as a floating window

  1. Open your preferred game.

    You can do this by clicking on the game icon on your phone screen.Floating Window In ROG Phone 3

  2. Open Game Genie.

    You can do this by swiping from left to right on the screen ( when in landscape mode).Using the floating window feature in your Asus ROG Phone 3

  3. Tap the More icon.

    This is the three dots located on the upper right part of Game Genie.tap more

  4. Click the Edit icon.

    This is the pen icon located on the upper right part of the screen.tap edit icon

  5. Tap the app you wish to add.

    This will allow you to access the app as a floating window.add app

  6. Tap the check mark.

    This will save the changes you made.tap check mark

  7. Tap the back arrow.

    This will exit the Game Genie.tap back arrow

Accessing the app as a floating window in your ROG Phone

Here’s how you can access the app while playing a game.

  • Open your preferred game.
  • Open Game Genie.
  • Tap the app icon. 

After performing the steps listed above you will successfully use the floating window in your ROG Phone 3.

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Chad Buenaflor

Chad has been in the tech industry since 2000. He has a degree in Electronics Engineering and is interested in the hardware and software side of technology. Initially working for a Japanese semiconductor company as a Test Engineer for nearly 10 years, he then pursued his passion for internet technology by working for the support team of Time Warner Cable then finally joining TheDroidGuy as one of their troubleshooting and tech writers. On his free time he plays his favorite games on his PC, Xbox Series X, and Android phone. Contact me at Email

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