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Why does bluetooth turns itself off

I have a Galaxy S4 (GT-9505) here where Bluetooth is turning itself off. Sometimes this happens after a few seconds. Other times it takes longer or even stays on. Also, if it stays on can't find other ...
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Samsung S4 Seperate Folders by TEXT Recipient

Is it possible to make folders to separate and store text by contact ?
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Strange Glitch with Youtube on S4

i have a strange glitch on an S4 phone the screen goes "crazy" when the video tries to play Device : S4 I9500 version : 4.4.2 NC1 Youtube : 10.02.3 see the following video ...
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Not getting the move to SD storage option in app info. Using CM 11 snapshot. S4 i9505

I have tried using apps2sd and it does show which apps can be moved but when selected the move to storage option does not come up in App Info. Whats the work around for this?
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How to root my AT&T Galaxy S4

I want to root my s4, but I haven't found out how to do it. It runs on 4.4.4 KitKat, and my carrier is ATT. I tries using kingo, but that didn't work. It told me my phone wasn't supported. Is there ...
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my lockscreen photo was deleted and need to recover it

a while back the photo used for my lockscreen was deleted however it has stayed displaying. is there a way to capture it or find its location in the internal memory? i found an app on this site made ...
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Wireless networks not autorised automatically

I have Samsung Galaxy S4 with Android IO. I have many registered wifi on my phone. So I expecting that when I am coming to home for example my network be connected. But my phone display a message in ...
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How does one delete email addresses from the pop up list on Galaxy S4?

Sometimes, I mistype email addresses, and they still come up on the pop-up list of previously typed email addresses. Sometimes, I simply want to delete an email address that is of no further use. ...
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Installing Google Account on i9500 on leaked 5.0.1

I recently installed the leaked lollipop 5.0.1 ROM for the s4 i9500. I can see that it does not come with the google package of google play, google search and also one cannot add a google account in ...
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Samsung S4 mobile lost [duplicate]

I lost Samsung S4 mobile and didn't install any anti theft apps. By using IMEI number, any chance to recover mobile? Regards, Vinaykumar Manikonda
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Front speaker extremely quiet on call

Is there any way to boost it? It seems to be louder on the rear of the phone. I have a GT-I9505 Galaxy S4.
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Is there a way to keep youtube videos etc playing even while closing the lid?

This worked before I reinstalled android with some app that I don't remember which. A common situation is that I start a youtube video, start listening and then put the phone in my pocket. And then ...
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How to map “settings” button to “recent apps” on Samsung Galaxy S4 with cyanogenmod

On a rooted Samsung Galaxy S4 (SGH-M919 aka jfltetmo) running Cyanogenmod 11, how can I remap the leftmost hardware button so it brings up the recent apps list?
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Bought a Samsung Galaxy S4 that has a locked sim [closed]

I'm trying to find out what cell company this cell phones from? If anybody has any idea please let me know? I have a fido SIM card and it fits into the Samsung but has that lock icon on it.
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How do I erase all the data on Galaxy S4 if the screen is broken?

I have Samsung Galaxy S4, but the screen broke. I wanted to erase all the data on it before I send it back to the factory for replacement. Is there any way to do this?
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Is there a S View alternative? [closed]

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 with the S View flip case and I love the functionality! I will soon buy a new phone and am curious if other manufacturers than Samsung have similar products? The Function ...
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How do I wipe all the data from my Galaxy s4

Please help me recently my Galaxy S4 lcd broken and it went totally black so how can I remove all the data which is in side of phone It's locked with a pattern and I can't even draw that because ...
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Why isn't my call history log being stored?

I desperately need your help !! I had an S4 mini stolen but had a backup using kies which I loaded into the new S4 mini in October. Ever since it's only showing my call history of before October and ...
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Importing wifi settings from microsoft account

I have a bunch of saved wifi passwords on my windows 8 laptop that automatically transfer from one PC to another when I log in using my Microsoft account. Does anyone know a way to transfer these ...
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Samsung galaxy S4 Blacked out Screen need to retreive files [duplicate]

Anyone know how to get photos/files from a galaxy 4 that has a broken / blacked out screen - Ive tried every method possible ive read online and im getting no-were and ready to scream ...I cant seem ...
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Fix Soft Bricked Samsung Galaxy S4 SCH-I545

I am new to all of this, and I am having trouble with my Verizon Samsung Galaxy S4 SCH-I545. I am on a mac, but also can run windows 7 in vmware fusion. A couple days ago, I successfully rooted my ...
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Can't find some apps in play store while others don't work

After I factory reset my s4 some apps was reinstalled easily, while others didn't work as it used and some can't be found in play store(youtube downloader). All music downloader won't work. I had ...
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Restore S-Memo files

A few days ago my Samsung Galaxy S4 asked to uodate the Samsung Account application which I accepted. After that all me S-Memo files are gone. They aren't in me SD-Card/S-Memo folder. And when I open ...
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Samsung S4 not connecting to WiFi (failed to connect)

A little while ago I installed PhoenixROM onto my phone, as recommended by my friend. It works rather well, until recently when my phone decided that it did not want to connect to any WiFi points, ...
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Connecting to a network that blocks non-computer devices with Galaxy S4

I would like to connect my Galaxy S4 to my school's WiFi network in order to cut down on expensive data usage. The problem is that some mobile devices (including my phone) can't connect, so I can't ...
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Removing Encryption from Device [duplicate]

I have a T-Mobile branded Samsung Galaxy S4. I have rooted it and currently running danvdh's Pure Nexus 4.4.4 ROM. I have my device encrypted and on ART runtime. I found the new 5.0 ROM and ...
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How to get photos off device?

My samsung galaxy s4 screen and touch no longer work and I am trying to move my photos to my mac. The screen is locked and the mac is not authorized to connect the phone. I've tried to use a mouse to ...
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TouchWiz Air View no longer expanding / “exploding” home screen folders

The TouchWiz Air View feature on my Samsung Galaxy S4 used to provide a very cool feedback feature where holding a finger over a home screen folder without actually touching it would cause the folder ...
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Transferring files to galaxy s4 sd card from imac

I have an imac and I want to move a lot of my movies and such onto it. Right now I'm using android file transfer and I have to do a 2 step transfer to device, run out of space, then transfer to card, ...
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Sync Galaxy S4 Google Calendar with Google Calendar desktop version

I downloaded the latest (as of OP's writing) Google Calendar app to my husband's Galaxy S4 phone. Auto-sync was turned on, but calendar events from his Google Calendar desktop do not appear. I had no ...
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Disable SWAP permanently

Using Ozcan ROM 6.3 on my Galaxy S4, I'm observing kswapd0 process making CPU laggy. The same thing happened on another TW KK ROM - Omega. After researching on it for weeks, I realized that it's the ...
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Message Center Missing Galaxy S4

I cannot find the message center of my galaxy s4 phone. I know exactly where it is supposed to be, however it is not there. The section reads: Text Message (SMS) settings Delivery reports Manage SIM ...
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Broken Samsung Galaxy S4 screen.. (not working) need little help

I have Samsung galaxy s4. I have broken screen which is not working and it's completely dark. Am I right that I need to change digitalizer and LCD screen ? I am looking to buy from ebay co uk, which ...
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Why doesn't my galaxy s4 screen display anything?

My Samsung galaxy s4 will suddenly not show anything on the display anymore. It vibrates and such as if everything but the display works. Sometimes it will flash something that looks a bit like part ...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 crashing randomly with Xposed Framework installed

I am on a rooted Galaxy S4. Software version 4.4.2. I have the xposed framework 2.6.1 installed. I am getting random crashes every few minutes-hours with it installed, with, or without modules. I dont ...
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S4 cant unlock my phone

I have a galaxy s4. I had the screen locked with a pattern. My 1year old daughter got a hoed of my phone and after the 5 incorrect patterns it asked for the pin. I entered the pin incorrectly 5 times ...
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My phone is rebooting specially when using caller app but I'm just guessing

I have a SGS4 buy to google play store that is constantly rebooting/restart/crash specially when using caller app. It have already lollipop, but the problems comes from before. Recently I found that ...
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Why does my galaxy s4 tell me in my messages content not supported

While I am texting random contacts when they reply to my texts it'll tell me content not supported....why? Its very annoying
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Is there a way to connect a physical mouse, keyboard, and monitor to GS4 at the same time?

I have seen some other questions but the answers are not helpful in my situation for various reasons. I am trying to recover contacts, pictures, etc. from someone's Galaxy S4 that they did not have ...
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Ads popping up in front of other apps

Hi I have a Galaxy S4 on Verizon. I,ve been getting ads popping up in front of various applications like messages, browser, email and a couple others. What's the first thing I should look for to ...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 soft keys do not vibrate

The soft keys on my Samsung Galaxy S4 no longer vibrate when I press them. The haptic feedback is on, and it used to work fine.
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problem installing over an app installed from google play

I encountered The following issue on two samsung galaxy s4 devices: When trying to install a newer version of an by clicking an APK file in an email message it works o.k.. If trying to install ...
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set Video as Ringtone in Samsung Galaxy s4

Is that possible to set Video as a ringtone in Samsung Galaxy S4? It's perfectly working in my NOKIA Lumia 630. But no in Samsung Galaxy S4. Any ways if you have. Thanx
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Samsung Galaxy S4 will not boot, turns off after 2 seconds

My Samsung S4 does not fully boot. It turns off after two seconds after the Samsung screen and before the Cyanogen boot screen. How do I resolve this issue? I can't boot into recovery -- it never ...
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How do I silence “Galaxy Apps”?

By "Galaxy Apps" I don't mean "apps installed on my Galaxy S4", I specifically mean the app called "Galaxy Apps". Apparently, the purpose of the app is to keep the pre-installed junk that cannot be ...
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Installing CyanogenMod changed phone number, no voice service

A few days ago, I installed cyanogenmod on my phone (From here), and I noticed that my phone couldn't get or send calls or texts. When I went to Settings>About>Status, the phone number and MIN showed ...
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I can't find certain files on my android that should be there

I've been trying to reach data/data/com.android.browser/webview.db after rooting my galaxy s4 but when I go to find this file I can't find the com.android.browser all there is is ...
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can't attach files from dropbox

I reinstalled android (samsung s4) and now I can't attach files from dropbox to text messages. what can be done? it worked before. It's the same problem here ...
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Galaxy S4 screen died -can't access hidden photos

So my S4 screen died today and I've been trying to get out the pictures from the phone. I copied all the normal pictures, but some of the more pictures I got I've "hidden", couldn't be found through ...
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Samsung Kids Mode - rewrap the presents

I didn't spot an option for this in a quick review, but my 3 year old would like for all the apps and/or all the videos in the Kids Mode application to get re-wrapped so she can open them again.