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Maybe you have connected the device as PTP but not MTP. Follow these steps to connect through MTP- First connect the USB cable to your laptop then scroll the notification bar down and you will have USB icon box ,Click on that and change your connection to MTP (Media Transfer Protocol) to transfer files in Windows. Now that you have the proper settings you ...


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I found this thread: http://forums.androidcentral.com/verizon-galaxy-s-iii/297744-calendar-event-how-add-bridge-numbers-easy-dial.html It looks like you can make a contact with a complex dialing code and then link to that contact as an attendee on the calendar event. Then click the attendee link to dial the number.


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My Phone Galaxy S4: On mobile network only my Gmail app was not pushing automatically, gmaps was slow, youtube was not working or really slow and Calendar wasn't syncing. After looking on the internet I was not able to find the solution. I have tried everything that was simple like clear cache, reboot, sync OFF/ON ... But finally with this site I come up ...


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Have you put any custom rom's on your phone? Could be a bad one which is causing this Either way your best option is to download stock rom for your device and flash it over via Odin


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Please check this news. I think that you will be able to edit your home dock after updating your phone. http://www.phonearena.com/news/Happy-days-in-Australia-TouchWiz-dock-can-finally-be-customized_id57116


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I've read somewhere that a few crappy carriers prevent this. If it still doesn't work, I'd recommend you to install another launcher, where you can customise more.


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This is an old question and my answer may be of little help. Since you know your brother's number, just call. Then answer the phone your self and viola! It is unlocked.access the contacts from there. I have always wondered why this security hole is overlooked.


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Hi I'm trying to restore my imei number and I would like to unlock the network the phone is on. I can get onto the service mode screen but there aren't any menu options. I've re flashed the phone and still not got any menu options


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Without a volume-down key, you can't: go into recovery mode/download mode without a PC reduce the volume (duh) select options in CWM take screenshots in AOSP-based ROMs Possible workarounds, by order of mention above: use adb reboot recovery / adb reboot bootloader, as said in the comments use a USB jig to force the phone to boot into Download Mode go ...


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AwesomePlayer is the built-in media player, part of Android's media playback engine. It's also referred to as the Stagefright player. You may be seeing the player's entries in the log while not playing any music or videos, because it handles all media playback, including ringtones and notification sounds.


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I'm gonna answer my own question here. Apparently, something I did enabled the built in wifi tethering... before, it would fail when it attempted to validate it with T-Mobile, but now it goes through that part just fine. . When it makes the hotspots, it is named foxfisomething-or-another so foxtrot MIGHT have something to do with it, but I think it was one ...


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A signature error is often caused by trying to install custom firmware (the ROM) with the stock revovery. The stock recovery will only install a factory image for the device, signed by the manufacturer. This means you can only install stock firmware with it. So you need a custom recovery, something like Clockworkmod or TWRP recovery. Note: do at your own ...


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I created WiFi FTP Server for this purpose.


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You can identify the app responsible by long-tapping the notification and clicking "App info" on the pop-up menu.


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getting the proper adb version and also using Linux instead of windows AND screwing with the usb debug feature until a proper RSA key exchange finally occurred. The combination of the 3 corrected the issue.....


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There are many options for custom ROMS, even for "older" phones such as the S3. Personally I would recommend Paranoid Android ROM as it's very "Googley". I run it on my HTC One X and it's very good. You can get started with that by looking on the XDA community for that device. Unfortunately, you will have to wipe your apps and data, but if you are rooted ...


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/proc/config.gz (and consequently .config), a file containing all needed flags for the Linux kernel building process, can only be found if the kernel maker / your device manufacturer explicitly enabled config.gz availability when the Linux kernel was being built. So if it's not present in /proc, you'd have to either do a trial-and-error, get help from ...


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Seems that Facebook Messenger has updated overnight, and I do not notice this issue anymore. Sorry for jumping the gun!


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If you bricked it with a simple bad bootloader/modem flash you can use the method outlined here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2660566 and see if it works for you, I've had it work on a bunch of phones that I've recommended its use on. Download the image that corresponds to your phone from here: ...


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It all depends the way you use your phone(more no of dents rough and tough use), The no of years of service of your battery.(the last time you changed your battery as recommended). Just follow these steps Just try to avoid pro-longed usage of the device for gaming or streaming videos or doing multi-tasking(streaming high definition videos, parallel texting ...


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You can use Samsung's Kies program. The link below describes some details of the program. It includes backup of calendar as well as most other content of your device. What can I backup and recover from my device using Kies


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Take a tooth brush and clean off the battery connector points in the battery casing of your phone.


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i just checked charging details of my phone through this app : https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.playfulgeeks.chargingreport


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I think it's the battery's problem, you should get a new battery. I bought one from RAVPower and problem solevd.


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Install a pitch black wallpaper on your phone. Search it in Google Play Store and install the app. Then you can go to your phone's settings, device, screen, wallpapers, choose lock and home screen, then choose live wallpapers and you will be able to display the "no wallpaper app". If you choose just the lockscreen, you wont see the application but you can ...



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