How To Remap Active Edge Squeeze feature on Pixel 2/Pixel XL

Pixel 2 and Pixel XL are Android smartphones designed, developed and marketed by Google. This article is about how you can remap and customize Active Edge Squeeze feature on Google’s Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. Just follow the instructions to know.

The Active edge Squeeze feature was firstly announced and introduced by HTC U11, then Google liked that functionality and decided to embed this feature on their new 2017 flagships. And instantly developers have customized the app with more detailed options to add other apps and functionality to Active edge Squeeze feature.

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This feature on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 Xl is an important feature, just squeeze the bottom, edges of the phone and making incoming call silent. You can set the sensitivity as per your need either light or a firm squeeze.

You have the option to turn the Active edge squeeze feature to call Google on and off but you do not have the option of remap the Active edge squeeze feature. The Positive news that you can customize and also remap active edge squeeze feature on Pixel 2 and in this part we will make you show, how to customize the Active edge squeeze feature on Pixel 2 as well as on Pixel 2 XL.

How To Remap/Customize the Active Edge Squeeze function on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

Before you begin to start:

You must charge your phone most probably up to 60 % to avoid switching off your device during the process.

Firstly, Root and Install TWRP recovery on your Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL

Create a backup of your phone so that if you during the process something went wrong then you can get backup files which are really important to you.

Process to customize the Active edge Squeeze feature on Pixel 2/Pixel 2 XL 

The process starts from installing an appropriate module which is Magisk Module via Magisk Manager.

  1. Download Magisk Module for Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL.
  2. Download Latest version of Magisk Manager and then install it in your Pixel’s device as we normally do in your device.


How to install Magisk Module zip via Magisk Manager

Install the Magisk Module for both devices in zip via Magisk Manager.

Secondly, Open magisk Manager app, and in that app’s interface tap on the menu button which will be situated on the top left part of the corner and then select modules.

Tap on the plus (+) sign at the bootom and choose the Magisk Module zip file and lastly install it.

Once the process is done, tap on ‘Reboot’ which makes the device restart and the settings will be changed.

Install Edge Sense Plus app

After the installation process gets completed, download “Edge Sense Plus” app from your Google Play Store.

After the app get installed just open it and start customizing the Active edge Squeeze feature on your device Pixel 2 or Pixel XL as per your choice you want.



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