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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 ...
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Debug sites in Android stock browser

I know I can debug sites in Android Chrome browser with Chrome Dev Tools. Is there anyway to debug also Android Stock Browser like "Internet" in Samsung devices? I know that from Android 4.4 there is ...
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Problem with recovery and download mode in Grand Quattro

I can't boot in recovery mode or download mode after I rooted my phone using Kingo ROOT. I rooted it before but I unroot it. After few months, which is right now, I need to root my phone again for ...
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How can I save pictures straight to my gallery in Samsung Note 4

How can I save pictures straight to my gallery in Samsung Note 4? I was able to do that until recently. it's save to "My File" instead
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Galaxy note 10.1 WifiP2pStateTracker ERROR

I'm using a Galaxy Note 10.1 GT-N8000 in hotspot mode, in logcat I see lot's of ERROR messages about WifiP2pStateTracker. The error messages look like this: ERROR WifiP2pStateTracker ...
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how to setup tasker for bt on call

could someone help me with this? I want the tasker to automatically turn on the bt,and switch off wifi and data when a call is made or received... also to undo everytning after the end of the ...
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music player and notifications isn't showing after installing lollipo(galaxy s5)

So the problem is after installing Lollipop on My samsung Galaxy S5 my notifications went missing. My music player when active and screen is locked is missing. So maybe someone can help me get music ...
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Bricked Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

I have an unlocked Galaxy S3 Mini (model number SM-G730A). It's technically an AT&T phone, but I use it with T-Mobile. I rooted it with the Saferoot scripts (I think you can find them at ...
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How do I move screens in the app drawer?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S5. I have a bunch of apps installed. From the home screen, I can tap on the Apps icon. This takes me to the App Drawer. In the App Drawer, I have 2 screens full of icons ...
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Why do Samsung Keyboards support a maximum of 4 languages?

I would like to know why Samsung Keyboards support a maximum of 4 languages? Also, what do these languages exactly do? I can swipe left-and-right on the space bar to switch between them, but I can ...
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Google Calendar can't add event to default Personal calendar

On my Samsung S3 there is a default Samsung calendar (which can't be removed and apparently is source of all problems). As I'm more convenient with the Google Calendar app, I want to add events using ...
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PTP but not MTP

I have a Samsung Galaxy Express with Android 4.1.2. When I connect my phone over USB, it connects as a media device. The only option I see is Picture Transfer Protocol (PTP): I cannot choose MTP ...
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Android picture naming convention

I am using Samsung Galaxy S5 from T-Mobile. I noticed that pictures are named as YYYMMDD_ABCDEF.jpg where the first part represents date and the last purt I suspect represents time in military ...
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“Locking” a Samsung Bootloader

In order to prevent cold-boot attacks against an encrypted Android filesystem, it has been recommended to keep your bootloader locked at all times with the original factory recovery installed. The ...
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Cannot connect to Wifi in my samsung tab4

I just bought a Samsung Galaxy Tab4 SM-T230. Initial usage of Wi-fi was going fine but recently I am not able to turn of Wi-fi at all in the device. Tried couple of trouble shooting options ,but no ...
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Unlock a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 SM-N9005

As the title says, im wanting my note 3 unlocked from the 3 (three) network in the UK. I understand the Samsung unlock servers are down which is why i haven't done it myself, but also understand ...
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A random picture save to my gallery

I have a Samsung s4 mini, I got it a about 1-2 weeks ago. I was looking at my photos and I see a random photo appeared in its own album. When I go to delete it there is not trash can above so I ...
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Dialling a conference number from the location field in the calendar application?

Background: Our company has recently replaced all of the BB devices with new Samsung Galaxy S4 phones. They are brilliant in terms of the functions available to them compared to that of the BB. ...
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samsung galaxy core 2 frequent restarting then mount sd card

hi i notice my samsung galaxy core 2 frequently restart while i'm using it playing clash of clan then after restarting it mount my sd card or sometimes lose all of my data. hope someone could help me ...
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Where is the lock-screen image stored?

I restored my phone and lost all my apps and save in the phone (Samsung S5). Once completed the restoring, I had back my lock screen image, and since it's important to me,I'd like to save it on my Pc, ...
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Cannot make home screen background a gallery picture

As the title says, I can only make the home screen background a default or animated (live screen?) wallpaper. I'm not using any third party launchers and I've already tried doing a soft reset and ...