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SMS is one-to-one; your phone is texting each person in the group individually, and the app is just simplifying this for you. There is no information transmitted to them about the group or about past conversations, nor is there any information transmitted in their replies about what they are replying to. As such it is impossible for your phone to tell that ...


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Odin is believed to be a leaked Samsung internal tool as you can see from Wiki . That's the reason you will not find a definitive,official website for downloading What is the ODIN tool? is a related answer and the point worth bearing in mind while choosing the right version is (....) you probably want to ensure someone else has tried it and succeeded ...


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Before you flash the recovery, untick the Auto Reboot option in ODIN. Then flash the recovery. After flashing in done, reboot your device directly to recovery mode from download mode bu pressing Vol up + Power + Home button together. Now you will see the TWRP recovery is booted in your device. Now you can reboot normally and your TWRP will be installed.


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Per this page, WARNING: Do not boot into Samsung's ROM without first applying our Root .zip. Samsung's OTA updates install /system/etc/install-recovery.sh and /system/recovery-from-boot.p, which cause Samsung's ROM to replace the recovery image you had just flashed with the stock recovery. Our Root .zip removes these files, thus preserving your custom ...


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Is it a problem ? Not if it vanishes by increasing brightness a bit or moving out of shade. It is a problem if you see this with normal day time brightness Why does it happen? Samsung AMOLED displays are based on PenTile technology and manufactured by Nouvoyance ( Nouvouyance partners with Samsung and also supplies Pentile displays to other OEMs as ...


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Near Field Communication (NFC) from Android Developers explains (emphasis added and edited for clarity) Near Field Communication (NFC) is a set of short-range wireless technologies, typically requiring a distance of 4cm or less to initiate a connection. NFC allows you to share small payloads of data between an NFC tag and an Android-powered device, or ...


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There are 3 NFC modes. Taken directly from official Android Developer - Near Field Communication, Android-powered devices with NFC simultaneously support three main modes of operation: Reader/writer mode, allowing the NFC device to read and/or write passive NFC tags and stickers. P2P mode, allowing the NFC device to exchange data with other ...


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After you download Kies, use the uninstall part of the software to remove all the Kies drivers (which SmartSwitch uses), restart and then Android File Transfer will work. Remember to unlock your phone and enable the USB for MTP.


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I cannot confirm whether this feature would work on your particular ROM but it definitely works for stock Android 5.x and 6.x. You would need a rooted Android, compatible Xposed Framework installed and GravityBox [MM] installed and activated. In GravityBox, under Lockscreen tweaks go to Direct unlock and choose Standard or See through. Select Default under ...


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Open Play Store, go to settings, Auto Update APPS, Untick OVER WIFI ONLY, select Auto Update apps at any time.


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Android devices have an item called About phone or About device – usually directly in the Settings menu (scroll to the very end), but some manufacturers like Samsung often move it into a Sub-Menu like Settings › System. That page gives you the most essential details, but by far not all. If what you need cannot be found there, you might need 3rd party tools ...


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This is by design and cannot be changed without installing a different launcher. Personally, I like the swipe as the lock screen looks neater without the numbers on it all the time. I think the reason this was done was to accommodate for the new Lollipop lockscreen notifications - instead of displaying in the status bar, they display on the lockscreen. ...


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It's because your s7 edge from Verizon has locked bootloader and you cannot flash a customer recovery via Odin due to twrp not being an official samsung signed tar or md5 file and your phone rejects it.. also because your not rooted either and may never be unfortunately.. I'm in the same boat and recommend disabling verizon ota updates with package disabler ...


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If its not a network related issue then the problem could be from device itself. As Samsung Galaxy S2 has a built-in spam functionality in messaging. So inorder to verify the same, just try sending sms with any another device on your S2 and just see if the other device gets a delivery confirmation report or not, if it does, and you still don't receive that ...


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You should be able to restore factory settings by flashing the Samsung stock ROM using the official Samsung tool named Kies. The procedure is explained here. Your device name should be Samsung Galaxy Avant G386T. Alternatively you can try Odin. The procedure is explained here. You must be aware that Odin is not supported by Samsung. Using it incorrectly or ...


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The main difference is that the single file doesn't Factory Reset the phone after flashing, but the 4 file firmware does factory reset and remove absolutely everything and make it like an out of the box phone. The 4 files are called Binary Firmware which contains all the files in certain order: Bootloader contains all the boot files AP contains all the ...


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To get the USB icon, go to SETTINGS → Developer Options → Debugging and then select USB Debugging.


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The single file which you can flash (I presume you are using Odin) contains all the files required for your firmware upgrade- which you place in PDA option of Odin If you want to upgrade the firmware selectively, you would use one of the four files mentioned: Bootloader file- not normally done for stock, mostly used for compatibility issues in version ...



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