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Icons for apps on the SD card don't load

I have Android tablet (Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4) I've encountered the problem with icons for apps on the SD card do not load (As shown in the screenshot for the app AC Forums) Does anyone know if ...
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Duplicate SMS notifications

I have a new-to-me Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Duos (http://www.samsung.com/sa_en/support/model/SM-G530HZWDKSA). I chose to use Hangouts for SMS. It is set up and working normally. I continuously ...
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Xbox 360 Wireless Controller with Galaxy S6

Has anyone found a way to make Wireless Xbox 360 Controller work with Galaxy S6? I tried this tutorial even when its for Nexus 7 but it wont work.
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Does not prompt for unlock code

I have a Samsung S4 L720 that is a Sprint model. However, I am trying to unlock it for use with Tmobile. I have the unlock code, Sprint provided it to me. But, I can't for the life of me get a prompt ...
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Bluetooth disconnects after 30 mins

After 30 mins of bluetooth being enabled , without warning it becomes disabled (while in continual use). Bluetooth , currently enabled : But becomes disabled (greyed out) after 30 mins. As it ...
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Constant notififications for the same calendar event driving me crazy!

When I create an event on my google calendar (galaxy Note 3) I indicate a 30 minute notification. It notifies me 30 minutes prior which is great, but it continues to notify me EVERY 5 minutes ...
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Can I update my European, T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Alpha to Android Lollipop 5.0.2?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Alpha from T-Mobile, so the model is SM-G850T. At the time of writing, according to YouMobile.org T-Mobile have yet to announce anything (see below), but other networks are ...
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Settings crashes with “Unfortunately, settings has stopped” each time I try to select system update

Settings crashes on my samsung s4 sprint SPH L720 each time I tried selecting the system update. I really need to fix this problem ASAP. I tried factory reset for uncountable times but no result, I ...
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S5360 Ringer speaker (No Sound)

What to do if Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 has no sound. But if I plugged the headphone there is sound but in the when i unplugged, no sound. Is it the hardware is the problem. And how how much the speaker ...
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how do i root my samsung galaxy grand 2 sm-g7105 (not the duos version)???

i cant find root files on my above mentioned device i've searched everywhere but it only gives solutions to the grand 2 duos version and it 4.4 counter parts if you can help it would be a great help ...
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Samsung Galaxy S6 Native Mail App: Auto-linking addresses, how to style?

A client noticed on their Samsung (not sure which one, I have the Galaxy S6 and it's doing the same thing), that physical addresses are being automatically linked in our emails. I was wondering how do ...
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Outgoing calls starting after a long delay in Samsung Galaxy Y

When I click the call button or slide in the contact list will not start the call. I can move back to the home/previous screen. However, the call will not started. For eg: If I repeatedly try to ...
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Installing Google apps; “Google Services Framework has stopped” after installation

The following are the steps I took to get Google apps (Playstore mainly) on my Galaxy Mega 5.8 Root Downloaded APKs for: Google Services Framework, Google Login Service, Google Play. Using Root ...
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Where are SMS stored on Samsung Pocket DUOS GT-S5302 (Gingerbread 2.3.6)?

I've had this phone for a really long time and it has so many messages that are important to me, that may be the only reason I'm keeping it. So does anyone know where can I find them and how to copy ...
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Samsung GT-S7582 Audio automatically shutdown

Am using an app during my running activities and i turn on the google play music. After many minutes passed the audio of my Samsung GT-S7582 automatically lowers the volume until fully muted. I then ...
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How to output the screen through HDMI if the device has no MHL support?

I was using Samsung tab 4.0, which has no MHL support http://www.itjungles.com/choosing-the-right-mhl-adapter-for-your-samsung-galaxy-device.html but I would like to cast the screen to another ...
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Samsung Galaxy Gio isn't being recognized via USB

I've been using Samsung Galaxy Gio for about 3 years, I have no problem in connecting my phone to my old PC. But I've just move to the new laptop, now I can't make my laptop to recognize my device. ...
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Samsung S3 mini unable to connect usb hub Maxxter

I am unable to connect my Samsung S3 mini GA i8200 to a ACT-UHB-OTG-01 - Maxxter usb hub. The OTG trouble shooter indicates: no device Is it at all possible to connect?
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Strange issue with Galaxy i9003

My phone sometimes suddenly will turn off after i turn it on my contact and massages will be disappear(deleted) i do the factory reset but no luck with that my phone have stock android 2.2 i dont ...
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Samsung Mini S3 Email Issue

Email is configured correctly and works. When phone is shut down for the night, when started anew in the morning, email is still configured correctly but after a sync, no email comes in or goes out. ...
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How to bind an app shortcut to a key

I have a phone with a physicial key that allow to launch any user defined app. Apps can be changed from settings. I would like to launch app organizer's stared app list by using this key. App list is ...
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Samsung S4 phone without display

I have a samsung S4 - Verizon and its display broken. However when I connect to the TV through the HDMI cable I can see the display on TV. I basically do not want to repair($150) however is there a ...
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Unlock carrier for Samsung S3 4G LTE bought in South Korea

I bought Samsung S3 4G(LTE) from South Korea in which India sim card is not working. I am getting error saying "Device registration failed". Kindly help.
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Phone keeps reseting all the time after rooting

I had to do a factory reset, and to avoid losing app data I decided to use a backup app which required ROOT. For this I used root genius. But after that phone kept resetting all the time without any ...
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When I select “Move to KNOX” on a file located on the external sd card, where will it be moved?

I have a question about my Samsung Galaxy Note 4. I recently installed My KNOX and I have the "Move to KNOX" feature in the Gallery. If I use this feature for a photo located on my external microSD ...
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Phone off when install or uninstal apps

My samsung galaxy s duos2 is automatically off when try to install & uninstall a program.so nothing can installed&uninstalled.help me please
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Samsung edge side screen apps not showing when live walpaper applied

We got a feedback from a user that in his Samsung edge when our live wallpaper is applied his apps on the side screen(curved edge) is not showing up, we cant find a reason why its gone, since those ...
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Image info cache even after deletion?

So I've been trying to transfer images from my mac to my android (previously from iOS device). At first the images exported from the iOS device was done with a bad program and the creation dates were ...
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How to set up screen lock on my Samsung Galaxy S5

I did just as described in http://support.bell.ca/Mobility/Smartphones_and_mobile_internet/Samsung-Galaxy-S5.how_to_set_up_the_screen_lock_on_my_samsung I set up PIN or pattern to lock screen. But ...
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Samsung Tab A running Android 5.0.2 - emails synced correctly, then emails VANISHED.

I used the standard email client on Samsung Android tablet (SM-T350), a new "Tab A", running Android 5.0.2, and set up POP3 access to my gmail account. I had to "enable auto sync" to get the emails ...
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Google Cardboard not working with Samsung Galaxy Prevail II

I just bought Google cardboard, and no matter what I do it won't work with my phone. I have a Samsung Galaxy Prevail II running Android 4.1. My iPhone works fine with VR but when I try to use the ...
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USB device recognized briefly in Android Studio but then quickly disappears

Hello fellow Android devs, Up until very recently I did all Android development on a Windows 7 machine. I decided to purchase an iMac (OS X Yosemite) so as to have the benefit of being able to ...
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I m not able to get the edge sign

I Am not able to get the edge sign on my notification bar still if i Turn on the data i have taken out the sim card & Then again put it in the mobile but nothing works
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My Samsung Galaxy Trend turns off after short usage

My Samsung Galaxy Trend turns off at full battery after 2 minute use. This does not happen when the charger is plugged in. I have tried putting electrical tape on the battery to support it. I have ...
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How can I put Android device manager on husband's older samsumg work phone?

I actually already downloaded the app, but do we sign on to his google gmail from it? Because his gmail account shows up on my phone, but how can we register his other phone to his gmail account? ...
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Galaxy S4 crashed and rebooted, now says password is incorrect even though it is definitely correct

I was using my Galaxy S4 when it suddenly froze, then rebooted itself. Now, it is telling me that my password is incorrect, even though I am 1000% sure that I am typing it correctly. I have typed it ...
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Convert Android 2.3 phone to WiFi hotspot in Windows

How can I convert my Sony Xperia Arc (running Android 2.3) to an WiFi hotspot so Windows doesn't see it as an Android phone but an WiFi Hotspot. I'm trying to re-install CM11 on my Samsung Galaxy S3 ...
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Can android 2.3 be located through android device manager?

I'm willing to buy a Galaxy Y Duos just to track my car and I'd want to know if its android 2.3 supports being tracked by the android device manager on my PC? I just need to set up a google account, ...
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Samsung Galaxy Ace 4 Lite asking for password the first time turned on

I bought a new, unlocked Samsung Galaxy Ace 4 Lite. The first time I turned it on, it asked for a password. I've never put any password on it, it was the first time the phone had been turned on. What ...
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Samsung galaxy grand 2 duos SM-G7102 Screen problem?

I have installed CyanogenMod 12 (CM) Lollipop everything works perfect but I have a problem with the screen. When the screen locks, the phone will not wake up and I have to reboot the phone.
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Can't choose SSL/TLS (accept all certificates) in samsung default email app

The option "SSL/TLS (accept all certificates)" is just not there. In other default android email apps it is but not on my samsung device. This is the only optien, shouldn't there be a drop dow menu ...
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Show all marked emails with stock email app

I have a Samsung Galaxy SII Plus with Android 4.2.2. In the stock mail app I want to see all emails which have the red flag (marked). How can I find them?
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Lost Camera Pictures on “Samsung Note 10”

Last night, I had some pictures (In Camera Folder), But today all of them except some of older ones are lost and just a broken picture exists, I want to know what happens to them? And why? I should ...
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Samsung Galaxy S II with Cyanogenmod no longer boots

Earlier today my phone started acting up. I tried to take a picture and it shut down, this happened again later in the day. A couple hours later it shut down whenever I unplugged it from the charger ...
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Samsung galaxy duos dialer is disappeared

I have restore the phone (Samsung galaxy duos) to factory settings so that my phone dialer and its contact option is disappeared. Can you please confirm the solutions regarding this issue. As my ...
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Internet on my Galaxy s1 not working

So, I just factory reset my samsung s1, and now it won't connect to my internet. It shows every network BUT mine. I've unplugged the modem and turned off my phone and took out the SD card but so far ...
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Note 2 stuck on “blue guy” when attempt CM Installer

Starting at Samsung Note 2 GT-N7105 running stock 4.4.2. Really awful slow so thought would try CM Read notes here: http://wiki.cyanogenmod.org/w/Install_CM_for_t0lte Started this on Windows 8 PC ...
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samsung galaxy grand 2 camera photos are automatically deleting

I have taken photo from Galaxy grand 2 after two days back photo is automatically deleted.please let me know how can i bring all photo.why its deleted at least without information?
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How do I type numbers on a Galaxy Stratosphere II's physical keyboard?

When using the Galaxy Stratosphere II's physical keyboard, completions are displayed at the bottom of the screen. Each completion is numbered. Pressing a number key causes that completion to be ...
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Strange dropouts in music playback

I have an old Samsung SCH-R720 running 2.3.6 and the built-in Android music app. This is acting just as an MP3 player - I got it on eBay for $10 with a bad EIN. The phone is in Airplane mode aside ...