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Where to download android for galaxy S5 (G900FZHU1ANE3)?

I have problem with my android. Even if I do factory reset. I decide to install another copy of android. My phone is samsung galaxy S5. Even though finding android for US models is easy (link), my ...
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Charging galaxy S4 wirelessly and wired at the same time

I got a Qi wireless charger cover for my Samsung Galaxy S4 along with the charger pad and I was wondering... What happens if I try to charge my phone wirelessly while it's plugged on the cabe at the ...
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Notification panel times out quickly

When I pull down the notification panel on my Samsung Galaxy S4, it will time out after 5 seconds. Is there any way to lengthen that time ?
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Factory data reset

I have done a factory reset and had the Back up my data and Automatic restore on. But I login with my other Google account first by mistake and now that I have logged in with the Google account that I ...
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Dual active doesn't work in Samsung Galaxy s duos phone

In the Samsung S duos device it has an option for the Dual SIM active. When I check it and try the feature by calling on SIM 2 it doesn't work I instead got a number busy .Is this feature country ...
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installing kid's mode on galaxt tab 3 sm t113

is it possible to install "kid's mode" on my "Galaxy tab 3 lite SM t113"? if so how? I just bought the tablet but do no not know what are the requirements for installing kid's mode Thanks
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Note 4 vs G4. To s pen or not to s pen? [on hold]

Alright any previous note 4 owners... After switching from the note 4 to something like the g4 what is life like without the s pen? I want to upgrade because my at&t note 4 doesn't have root, but ...
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Tablet report as charging with the charger unplugged

I'm having problems charging my Samsung Tab 2 device. It is reporting as charging after I unplug the cable, and when charging, it is drawing a small current from the charger. I've measured and it gets ...
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Having serious technical problems / crashing on my Samsung i9300

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 (i9300) that I've been using for slightly over a year. I am a rather heavy-duty user of the phone, and have used in intensively for that time. I do take care of the phone ...
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How to eliminate and prevent duplicate contacts on Note 4?

Since using an Android phone (Samsung Note 4 w/Android 5.0.1) for several months I now see numerous duplicate contacts in my Contacts list. Looking in my Google account, I also see these duplicate ...
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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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how can I have my you tube music playlists available to play on my galaxy xcover even when I have no Internet connection?

Can I have a play list transfered from my you tube account on to my actual phone to use when I have no Internet connection? What do I have to do? - im a tech no spaz!-please help me thanks
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Samsung tab pro 10.1 charging port repair

I have my tablet apart but have stopped sure to being unsure of next step. I have unscrewed the port but is is under a heavy plastic prt of the frame. I don't see where the frame can be removed. I ...
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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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Lollipop Firmware for Galaxy Core Prime SM G360H

Alright, so... I know there is no Lollipop Update (either OTA or Manual Firmware download) for the Galaxy Core Prime SM G360H yet. But my question is: Can I use the SM G360F's 5.0.2 Firmware on the SM ...
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Why is my Samsung Edge not responsive?

The lower left side of my Samsung Edge screen is not so responsive, especially the 1, q, a, capitalization, and sym keys. I have to press them hard to work. What should I do?
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Pop Ups in Browser - Possible Viruses?

Since moving to Japan, the chrome web browser on my phone (Samsung Galaxy S3) has been acting strangely. Sometimes it will happen when I switch to a new article on a news mobile website, or even if I ...
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Fast charging enabled power banks [closed]

Note 5 has a fast wireless charging. Is there any power banks that can support that feature ? Or is there a limitation for that.
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My Android is Freezing after Factory reset

I am using a Galaxy Note Lte (SHV-E160S) it was working slowly lately so decided to root it to improved it performance. After rooting i Installed an application called SYSTEM APPS REMOVER which help ...
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What Does Cached Data Include?

I have 6.1 gb of cached data on my phone and I would like to clear it, but I'm not sure what is "cached data." Would this reset the games I have on my phone? Other things? What does cached data ...
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How to (unhide WhatsApp contact / remove WhatsApp account) in Samsung Galaxy S5?

Please be patient for me to explain the situation. This seems to be an odd case to me, but it could happen to everyone using Android. I make this specific to Samsung Galaxy S5 because this problem ...
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How to root Samsung Galaxy Ace II X

I have a Samsung Galaxy Ace II X smartphone, and for various reasons, would like to root it. It is running android version 4.0.4. How exactly do I root it? Should I download the necessary files, or ...
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How do I add other apps to Samsung's multi-window/sliding app in Android 4.1.2?

I just got the Android 4.1.2 update. I know how to disable the multi-window/sliding app section. I know how to add and remove the preassigned apps there, but how can I add other apps (e.g. camera, ...
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Using PIN instead of a password for encryption on Galaxy S5

I have a brand new Galaxy S5 with Kitkat (4.4.2) and am required to encrypt it for work. I greatly prefer to use the PIN lock screen instead of the password due to the annoyance of having to type in ...
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I have a Samsung Galaxy S Relay with a physical keyboard; how can I remap a spare key to send Esc?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S Relay running Android 4.1.2; it's an unusual phone because it slides open to reveal a built-in physical keyboard. The keyboard has no Esc key. It'd be nice to have one, so ...
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SIM card not recognized in Galaxy Tab S

I have sent my tablet back to Samsung 3 times. It is currently back with support. After the first time, I began to have problems with the SIM card not being read. It was intermittent in the first ...
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Mobile network not available on unlocked Active

I purchased a "new" unlocked Samsung Galaxy S4 Active SGH-I537 phone on E-Bay. Everything works fine except when I use the phone with my local carrier SIM card. When I insert the SIM card and turn on ...
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Phone keeps restarting while system updating

My samsung galaxy core 2 got a system update so I installed it. Eventually it kept going to 90% until it said error and then restarted the whole process. It kept doing the same thing get to 90% say ...
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Native Email app neither syncs nor sends mail over WiFi (Office365 Exchange)

I've ran through a strange issue very recently after configuring an exchange account to one of my user. Well! its on his Android handset (only over WiFi and the mobile DATA works just fine). The same ...
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Samsung Duos Mac address keeps changing

I have a Samsung Duos GT-I9082 (Android 4.2.2). Every time the screen turns off or is locked, the WiFi gets turned off. Then on the MAC address changes so I cannot connect to the WiFi due to MAC ...
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how to unlock admin locker in samsung tab 2 neo

I have used Samsung galaxy tab 2 neo and this tab locked with admin locker so how to I unlock?
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Trouble connecting Samsung Galaxy S6 to my Macbook Pro

The problem that I am having is regarding the connection between my galaxy s6 and my macbook. When I connect my phone to my computer, I get the notification on my phone that it is charging; however, ...
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Skip an OTA update straight to next version, on Galaxy S4

My not rooted Galaxy S4 Android 4.3 has received notification of an OTA update. By the size I know it's for Android 4.4.2 KitKat. I know the phone provider has already released an OTA update for 5.0 ...
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Samsung I-8552 Galaxy dual sim gets either phone or mobile data reception, but not both

I have a Samsung I-8552 Galaxy device with a dual SIM card - when I'm away from home, both phone numbers work fine, but the mobile data doesn't work - only wifi. When I'm home, both wifi and mobile ...
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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 backup playlists or extract path+filename information from them (generated with builtin MP3-player)?

I like to extract playlist information (i.e. path and filenames) I've created on Android's builtin MP3-player, to copy it with the MP3 files to a bigger SDHC card. Playlist information is lost when ...
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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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Rooting the Samsung Galaxy LITE (SGH-T399)

I have recently purchased a Samsung Galaxy Lite (SGH-T399). I am having trouble rooting it. It would be easy if I had a Windows PC, but I only have one Mac and one Linux PC. Instructions on how to ...
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My songs I put on my Micro SD Card does not appear on Samsung Galaxy S5!

Here's what happened. Recently i bought myself a 128 gb Micro SD card. I added all of my music, which takes up 30 gb of the SD Card. When I open up music player i don't see all of the songs i put, ...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 Wont start up

So last night when i went to charge my phone (it charges every night while im sleeping). But this morning my alarm didnt ring because my phone for some reason was turned off, so i try to turn it on ...
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Samsung S3 GT-19300

recently,my phone somehow went off and immediately restarted itself into safe mode. I assume in safe mode there are limited thing that will function on the phone? but in my case nothing seems to be ...
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16GB vs 32GB Speed - Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5

So I was going to buy the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 in the 16GB version. It is expandable up to an additional 128GB through MicroSD so I'm not too worried about space. My question though is will this ...
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How to reset efs [duplicate]

I just did an upgrade to a custom rom but then my network failed to work for me and I also failed to make a backup. Can someone tell me a solution for restoring the efs?
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efs problem (emergency calls only)

I used to do a full factory wipe then flashed a stock firmware with Odin, that helped me get back to having access to my mobile network then I flashed to Resurrection Remix 5.5.3 and lost access to my ...
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What is libbor30om.log in Memory of Samsung S6

I have a Samsung S6 and in the Memory is a file called libbor30om.log does anyone know what it is ?
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If you restore whatsapp chats, will also the chats with the blocked contacts will be restored and visible?

If i want to restore my conversations on whatsapp and i'm reinstalling it from the latest backup, will the conversations with the blocked contacts appear? will the blocked contacts continue to be ...
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Google Nexus S broken glass [closed]

I'm wondering if I should buy a glass front only, or buy the whole package, glass + digitizer. Can anyone explain to me whether it's hard to fuse a replacement front glass with an existing digitizer ...
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Left Align all menu items and texts in Android 4.4

It's about Android 4.4. I would like to left align all menus including conversations from Whatsapp for example. How to do it? In fact, I upgraded from version 2.3.1 to version 4.4, and as we know ...
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Screen Alerts - Android 4.4

screen alerts - when, for example, I get some new Whatsup. I do not want to see any new messages are lined up, but I want it to be like it was in the previous version, it says to me, "received 3 new ...
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Samsung galaxy Note 4 edge screen look

I have Samsung galaxy Note 4 edge, I accidentally got it locked by swiping with perhaps dirty finger registering wrong fingerprints. I have forgotten my backup pin and I need my data. I have tried ...