How To Enable Galaxy S6 Theme Support on Galaxy S5, S4, Note 4

In this article you will be able to install and enable the Galaxy S6 launcher and system theming feature on the Galaxy S5, Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 4. The Galaxy S6 is considered as the best phone Samsung has ever created.

It introduces a brand new premium design with metallic sides and glass back, improved main and front facing camera, better performance and more. But the Galaxy S6 doesn’t bring better hardware only. The software has also been improved.

It still runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop with Touchwiz skin on top, but this time the company has made sure that Touchwiz is as light as possible when it comes to CPU usage and bloat apps. The Galaxy S6 comes with a slimmed down version of Touchwiz, yet it has some new features.

One of these features that isn’t available on older phones is the ability to download, install and enable various themes on the stock Touchwiz launcher and system. The ability to install themes came as a rumor a few months ago and looks like Samsung has finally finished it.

The Galaxy S6 has the ability to accept new themes besides the one that comes as a Touchwiz default. There is a store where you can download more themes if you want to spruce up the user experience. The Galaxy S6 theme option has been ported to other Samsung devices thanks to “Arter95”. This developer has also been able to port Galaxy S6 apps to other devices.

How To Install Galaxy S6 Theme Panel Option on Galaxy S5, S4 and Note 4


The developer has been able to port the Galaxy S6 theme panel on some of the most important devices, including the Galaxy S5, Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 4.

You don’t need a custom recovery. All you need is to have root access, a file explorer with root capabilities  and the Galaxy S6 theme file.


Lollipop theme Enabler

ES File Explorer

How To Install

  1. Download the Lollipop Theme Enabler zip file and extract it. There are two folders called app and csc.
  2. Navigate to System and paste both of the files inside respectively to system/app and system/csc.
  3. Now go to system/etc/floating_feature.xml.
  4. Open the file and replace this line:
  5. With this line:
  6. Save the file and reboot your phone.

All you have to do now is to go the home screen and open the menu. Alongside wallpaper, widgets and home screen settings you will also find themes. Tap on it and choose the theme you want to activate. You can choose from Samsung Classic, LG G3, Stock Lollipop and Note 4 Pro with new ones coming very soon.


  1. Force Close every time I hit “Themes” from TouchWiz Home. Note 4 5.0.1 Snapdragon. Triple checked everything.

  2. I have it working but when I go to download more themes it says none available.

    I also had force close issues. Make sure the apps are set to rw-r-r but the file that it goes in are set the same as the others I think it’s rwxr-xr-x

  3. Hi, i installed this, works fine, but i want to install other themes that i found on xda. The problem is that in themes i can not find the new ones, even though i follow the exact steps: copy them in system/app, give the exact permisions but nothing…..the only ones that i see are these 3 find in the app folder from the downloaded zip.

    can someone help?

  4. When i downloaded it and followed the steps it came up that the file was a read only when i tried to copy the files onto the device??

  5. Hi, I’ve a galaxy s4, the gt-i9500 version, android 5.0.1. I did everything in the post but when i reboot it does not apper the themes option. Can you help me please?


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