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Upgrading Samsung GT S 5302 problem

While updating samsung galaxy gt s 5302 to jellydroid unfortunately i deleted OS zip using pc. Now pressing Volume up+ home+lock button i cant find any os related zip file please help me to recover my ...
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No cell phone network after STOCK ROM install (SAMSUNG GALAXY S DUOS GT-S7562)

I rooted my phone,deleted some apps but then got stuck with Samsung logo that would not disappear after 1 hour. Decided to install stock ROM to get rid of the issue but now I'm unable to get any cell ...
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How do I sync S Planner in Galaxy S5 with Galaxy Note 10.1?

I am trying to sync the data from S Planner in my Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to my new Galaxy S5. Sync Settings (Settings > Accounts > Sync) on both devices show that I have ticked all the boxes ...
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water damage samung note 3

I dropped the top 1/3 of my samsung note 3 in water.It didn't seem that wet and the screen was on then flashed colors and went blank. Took out the battery, left it in rice 2 days and tried to start ...
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How to make screencasts on Samsung Galaxy SIII?

Is it possible to make a screencast (video) with a Samsung Galaxy SIII? I want to record what the screen looks like as the user interacts with it. I know I can take a screenshot with Home+Power but ...
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Samsung tablet keyboard gone

Its my mums tablet she recently downloaded the new update on her tablet and since it downloaded the keyboard has gone and all she can do is speak to the mic but its not working properly and its too ...
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Google Earth showing only a black screen on Samsung GT-S7582L, how to solve?

When I install Google Earth from Google Play, initially it works, you can see the 3D Earth centered in the screen. Then the first time tips appears, teaching you how to use the fingers to zoom, change ...
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how to disable Remove account option

I need to disable or at least required password to remove any account in Accounts section ex: when navigate to Settings / Accounts /Samsung account or Google account/ Accounts [My Account Info] / ...
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Adding Bluetooth Tethering (Samsung)

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 and I would really like to have Bluetooth Tethering working. However, Bluetooth Tethering is not available: I observed this with various phones and firmwares. When I used ...
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Impact of removing the launcher from Android device

I have two Samsung rooted devices and I'm thinking of removing the TouchWiz. What would be the implications of leaving the device without a Launcher? If I install a new app that acts as Home/Launcher ...
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Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 (SM-T210) KitKat upgrade issue

I have Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 (SM-T210) and recently upgraded it to KitKat. I just noticed now that I lost my Samsung account. It's not on my application list either. Is there anyway to reinstall it? ...
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How to re lock bootloader on samsung galaxy s5?

I have Unlocked Rooted Samsung Galaxy S5 recently it has been giving me a lot of issues and I want to send it to Samsung for repair meant. I understand that once you root your device you loose the ...
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Google calender: syncronisation into the future limeted for one year ahead?

in my calender-app (aCalender+, but also at the google calender app) on my samsung smartphone, I link to a google calender, where I imported the bavarian holidays from ...
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Bluetooth not working for Samsung phone when iPod connected via aux cable

Okay so my hands free Bluetooth connection works fine in my car for my galaxy 4 mini when playing CDs or radio. I can make and receive calls no problem at all. However when I connect my iPod via aux ...
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Samsung Knox locked and possibly removed all the data stored inside it. Can I recover it?

I have been using Samsung knox for over 6 months now and a few days back, decided to change my older password. Did so and also changed the security pin. Now I have forgotten both password and the pin ...
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HELP! Samsung Galaxy S5 died suddenly and without reason!

Less than a month old my Samsung Galaxy S5 has completely died. I was listening to music on my Galaxy S5 (<1 month old) when it cut out. The phone had 50% charge, but had suddenly turned itself ...
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Installing flash images on an unrecommended device [duplicate]

I want to install the Nexus Hammerhead flash image on my Samsung Galaxy S Duos. Is this possible and if so is it safe?
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Android Battery Charging Issues

So I have a question of all you geniuses on this website. So I have to Samsung Note 8.0 for about a year now and the charging isn't working properly anymore. It will charge up to 60 percent (usually ...
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How to delete bloatware from Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 without a PC

How can I permanently delete Samsung Bloatware from my Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 without connecting to a PC?(I don't have a PC, only a Mac) I understand that there is a way, but none that show it will work ...
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“ParseService” draining the battery on Samsung S3mini

My wife's Samsung S3mini from time to time has that a fully loaded battery is drained in about a day. If I look under Settings > More > Battery, there's an extra entry in the list for "Android ...
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Can a Custom ROM affect the performance of my battery?

My Device is Samsung Galaxy S4 I9500. A week ago, I flashed a custom ROM on my Device, now my phone's battery drains out even if the phone is on stand by. Previously, it degraded but not so ...
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My Samsung Galaxy S3 Is Hard Bricked

SPH-L710 Virgin Mobile Flashed from MOAR to Stock SGS3 ROM I flashed a ROM and I wanted to get back into recovery mode to flash a zip file using ROM TOOL BOX and when I did that it never turned on ...
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Can CM11 be installed on a Samsung GS3 that's running 4.4.2?

I'm trying to change to Cynaogenmod CM11 nightly on my Samsung GS3 but I'm receiving the error assert failed: getprop("ro.bootloader") not matching I know this normally means you have the older ...
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fail to connect via screen mirroring

Last week i bought an samsung's note 3 neo with updated kitkat 4.4.2. And am having a sony television which supports ScreenMirroring. When i try to connect with my note 3 neo device. in my mobile am ...
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Complete signal lost

I flashed my Samsung Galaxy Y GT-S53660 to its stock ROM but I lost signal completely. I have tried to manually search for networks but it won't show any. My phone was unlocked because I am from ...
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Deleting Hidden pictures

When I download my pictures from my Samsung Galaxy S3 onto my desktop, hundreds of screen shot pics download. These are those annoying pop ups that come up trying to get you to select the app to ...
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android error 495 while downloading application , why is there no solution for it? [duplicate]

tried almost every solution but faced very frequently. Android should deliver a fix for it and at least show more details on the failure. almost could not download from weeks due to 495 error.
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How can I remove the previous owner's Google account in a pre-owned device?

i bought a used phone that has the old owner's information stored in Google Play. How do I erase it? when I download games from Google play if they have already downloaded them they are showing up as ...
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how to connecting internet in my galaxy core 2 through wifi

I cannot access internet through WiFi. When I switch ON WiFi and turn off mobile data then I cannot access the internet. But when I switch ON WiFi and mobile data then I can access internet. How can ...
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Connecting usb to galaxy core I8262

Is there any possible way to connect a usb flash drive or thumb drive to Samsung galaxy core I8262. ....
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No operating system/no anything!

I have a Samsung Galaxy s3 SGH-I747, I had rooted the phone and had success and tried different ROM's before deciding one I wanted to go back with and stick with. I had booted my phone into recovery ...
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Updating Samsung Galaxy behind firewall

I'm a software development guy and I'm working on introducing Samsung Galaxy tablets within a large organization with a strict firewall policy and all HTTP traffic is routed through a non-transparent ...
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How do you remove app icons from screens on a Galaxy Pocket?

Just how the heck do I remove unwanted app icons from my home and other screens? On my Galaxy S4 I just slid them off the side, but on the damned Galaxy Pocket, they just bounce off the side back onto ...
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How to convert Samsung Backups

I backed up my calendar and contacts with Samsung Kies and switched then to cyanogen mod. The problem is now that I can't transfer the data back via Kies. Is there a converter for the samsung ...
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I want to dispaly internal and external memory seperately instead of mobile name directly on my computer

I have Samsung grand mobile. When I connect it to my computer, it displays the mobile name. When I click on the name, it displays internal and external memory. But I want my computer to directly ...
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Phone won't charge when connected to the charger or even to my PC

My phone does not charge when I connect my charger, and when I connect the phone to my PC it wont connect. However, when I restart my phone I can connect my phone to the charger. Wen I disconnect the ...
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Difference between GSM/Sprint/Verizon

Sorry, stupid question: How can I tell whether my Samsung Google Nexus is Sprint, Verizon, or GSM? I can't turn on my phone (bricked), so this guide is useless to me (or at least I really don't ...
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How to get full dump from non-working phone

I have a problem... My phone Samsung gt-s5830i is not working. When I turn it on, it goes only to samsung logo, and after 3-5 minutes reboots and all again Samsung logo->reboot and so on... So I need ...
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“Unfortunately System UI has stopped” on reboot after installing an app

I have a Samsung Galaxy Win Pro. Very recently I installed a screenshot app. Now, when I reboot the phone, I get an error message saying that "Unfortunately System UI has stopped". How can I fix this ...
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Unlock not working (ADB FLASH)

So I'm trying to flash adb my android (mostly following this guide), and I'm getting stuck at the unlock device step. I can successfully unlock, but once I reboot my device it reverts to being ...
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What adapter do I need: Philips Headset + Samsung S4 mini duos

I would like to use the microphone of my Philips headset (SHO9567GB/10, iPod compatible) with my Samsung S4 mini Duos (i9192). Right now, the headset is only recognised as headphone. What kind of ...
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Best way to transfer photos from Android 4.4.4 to Windows 7

I just upgraded to a Samsung Galaxy s5 running android 4.4.4. On my old phone running gingerbread, I was able to use the USB Mass Storage Device (MSD) feature to browse, delete, and copy photos (to a ...
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Samsung Galaxy S2 keeps restrating

My Samsung S2 GT-I9100 is restarting randomly. I tried flashing the ROM using the following ...
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I get error 495 when trying to download OneDrive to my samsung galaxy s4 [duplicate]

I have also tryed to download another office app and got the same error.
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How to return SAMSUNG GT-S5670 to Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread?

I have SAMSUNG GT-S5670, and I had android version Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread, but I wanted updated it to Android 4.4. Kitkat. I download on computer Cyanogen Mod and Google Apps package. I put it on ...
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Is flashing a ROM made for a very similar model to mine possible?

Is it possible that flashing a custom ROM made for another android model could work for me? I'm just wondering this because I have one of those rare models that only a few providers sold, but is very ...
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Samsung galaxy trend FM radio sound not going to earphones

my mom has Samsung galaxy trend android phone and she is having problems with earphones. She wants to listen to FM radio but the sound is not going to the earphones but plays through speakers. Are ...
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Cannot connect Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 SM-T705 to computer vis usb

I'm trying to connect my Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 SM-T705 with Android 4.4.2 to computer via usb - but there's no effect. Fun thing is that I was able to do it a week ago. Connection of flash card to ...
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GPS Problem in Samsung Grand 2 after Kitkat Update

With the Kitkat update GPS is not locking.I tried taking the phone outside.With the update there came problems like unable to write to external sd card,this and a wallpaper issue. Can is use Factory ...
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After Firmware update keeps rebooting my galaxy s4

I recently updated my galaxy s4, and since then it keeps randomly rebooting. I have tried google for some solutions. I have tried a number of steps, such as taking battery out, clearing the cache, ...