Questions tagged [clock]

Clock related issues -- with "Clock" in the sense of "displaying the current time".

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How do I allow countdown timer alarm to go off while phone is in vibrate?

I upgraded from Galaxy Mega to Galaxy S6 Edge +. There is no menu button. In Galaxy Mega, part of the menu contains changing the settings of the countdown timer alarm. One setting I had was that I ...
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How do I set Android’s Clock app to vibrate for timers?

When I set my Android to All Notifications Vibrate mode and set a timer with the Clock app, the only notification I get is an on-screen display of the time counting negative past zero. There is no ...
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Using Android GPS as NTP refclock?

Is anyone aware of an existing or potential way to make an Android device run an NTP daemon which takes its reference time from the GPS hardware attached to it? I'm talking about configuring the ntp ...
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How to enable audible alarms while making phone calls?

I often need to use a timer while making phone calls. No matter what timer I use they never play the alarm sound while you are on the phone, they simply emit a brief "beep" and vibrates (if the timer ...
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Problems with the Clock

The clock on my lock screen is showing the correct time but the clock in the upper right hand corner is an hour behind how can i fix this?
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Changing timer sound in Oppo devices

I have an Oppo AX5 with Android 8.1.0. The clock app timer sounds like a smoke alarm. How can I change the timer sound?
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NTP sync over USB for chinese watch?

Context: I'm having some difficulty locating a specific .apk to synchronize the time on a specific watch. What are the challenges associated with running some type of NTP sync over USB between a ...
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How to handle disconnections from wifi on an app in kiosk mode

at work we use an android device (a Famoco device updated to Android 4.4) to register the employees clock in|clock out, similarly to a time clock. We use Famoco to help ensuring our app is always on ...
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limit YouTube time

My son watches YouTube on his phone all the time. I'd like to limit him to 1 hour a day on YouTube. I know there's a YouTube kids app, that allows you to set a timer, but I don't mind him having ...
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How to fix my clock app from running fast?

I recently had an issue with my Samsung Galaxy S5 and sent it back. Verizon sent me a new one, which I presume is a refurbished model. It seems to work okay except for a fatal flaw: the clock runs ...
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How does cLock retrieve the weather information?

I'm running a Cyanogenmod 12.1 nightly with AFWall 2.0.0 installed. AFWall seems to work as expected, except for the Yahoo! Weather service integrated in the cLock widget!? Even if the firewall is ...
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Clock frozen in the notification bar

Every once in a while, my Asus TF300T freezes for a bit and some apps crash. I notice that when this happens, the clock freezes in the status bar. For example the time in the notification bar will be ...
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Why is 'no connection' error appearing while accessing Google Play store?

I have this common, annoying problem while trying to access Google Play Store from my phone. It just shows 'no connection', and won't load, even though the internet access is surely working. The ...
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Timer stops without a sound (not every time)

I want understand such a situation. Timer in the standard watch application used to behave unstable. The situation was such that when I started the timer for the first time (after last turning on the ...
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How to change the order of the timers?

How can I change the order the timers are displayed in the default clock application? I've got about two dozens of them and it seems I can only add new ones in front and not change the order.
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How exactly does NITZ work?

My understanding is that phones have an internal RTC (real-time clock) which is regularly synchronized, using NITZ (default) and NTP when the phone is connected to internet. Carriers can broadcast a ...
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How to set the time (including seconds) on Android

How do I set the time on Android, including setting the seconds? I have an android handset that has no SIM, is permanently on airplane mode, and therefore doesn't sync its time from cell towers. I ...
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Cannot connect to HTTPS sites due to device clock being ahead

I cannot access 'My Search.com' I just set as my homepage (Brave browser) and Yandex for my search engine (new install). I got an error saying that my (device) time is ahead. Your clock is ...
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Note 9 Clock App - change timezone to no timezone

I have a note 9. I used clock app for my alarms. I can not change the timezone from central. I live somewhere we do not have a timezone. We do not change our clocks. No matter what I do, the ...
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samsung j7 clock in unlocked screen

The lock screen has a large clock in the lock screen, which disappears when unlocked and leaves only a tiny display top r/h corner. How do I retain a larger clock in the unlocked screen?
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Does my World Clock have an Error (Time for Jameica/Kingston)

So I am in Berlin and try to see the time of Jameica. Berlin is currently UTC+2, Jameica UTC-5 -> makes -7 difference. I tried this around 11:30 local time, and expected 5:30, but what I got is 20:30....
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Galaxy S6 Edge clock issue

I just bought S6 edge and it seems there is a problem with clock. When I go to clock app to set the alarm it is just blank and I can't set anything. Thankfully I can set the alarm I need using the ...
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Samsung Galaxy S7 - How can I get the timer to sound when phone is in vibrate mode?

I usually keep my phone on vibrate. Sometimes I need to set a timer, but when the time is up it only vibrates instead of sounding aloud. I think it should behave like the alarm, which can sound ...
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How to set automatic time in our private WIFI network on MarshMallow

The most of TCP And UDP output port are closed in our WIFI network. The only way is for synchronize time of my android 6 in AndroidBox TV device is to be connected to our NTP time server. I tried ...
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how to change analog clock to round clock on lock screen in lg g3?

how to change analog clock to round clock on lock screen in lg g3. i am using d851 T-mobile and using android version 6.0 marshmallow.
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Samsung I9300 Galaxy S 3 CPU default clock speed info Changed after installing Boeffla-Kernel

Original Clock Speed: Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9 Samsung I9300 Galaxy S III - Full phone specifications But after installed Boeffla-Kernel it changed to Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A9 Looked up the ...
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How to show clocks on pin/pattern lockscreen (Cyanogenmod 12 / Android 5)?

I have configured my CM12 to show pattern on screen wake-up, and unfortunately there are no clocks! Clocks are shown on the first screen when you need to pull the bottom up to open pinpad or pattern ...
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Dual clock on OxygenOS lock screen

I've got the new OnePlusTwo with Android 5.1.1 and OxygenOS 2.1.2. Does anyone know how to display home and roaming clocks on lockscreen? That was basic on Galaxy S5, but haven't found out how to do ...
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How do I make my phone sync to UTC, not GPS time?

I recently discovered that my phone's time was 17 seconds fast. After some digging, I discovered that GPS time is 17 seconds ahead of UTC, due to not having leap seconds. In my phone, I have ...
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Clock doesn't ring on my phone anymore

Clock application has stopped ringing anymore in my honor 6 phone although its setting is proper. I don't want to use reset factory for this problem. I will be thankful if somebody has a better ...
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Resize digital clock

Is there any way to make my digital clock smaller on my T-Mobile ZTE Zinger cellphone homepage? In the widget app, it shows 3x2. I would like to make it 1x1. There is a white box with dots, but I ...
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Digital Clock Widget

I use the Digital Clock Widget on my Samsung S4 Mini. Recently, I have noticed that when on 'Lock Screen' as small 'Qo' is displayed below the date: Screenshot (click to enlarge) Anyone able to help ...
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Clock issue with Motorola Razr HD Maxx (stock 4.4.2 firmware)

I have a Verizon Motorola Razr HD Maxx, running the latest firmware (182.46.15.XT926). My phone was dropped and the screen shattered about 6 months ago. The Razr was powered off and left alone while I ...
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Timer not showing card on Android Wear

Some time ago the native count down timer app used to show a card with time remaining and an ability to pause/resume the timer. This card couldnt be dismissed and would stay until the timer was ...
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Android's Daylight Savings Time change messes up recurring events. How can I deal?

I've had this issue for a while now: Whenever the Daylight Savings time change occurs, Android takes it upon itself to adjust all my reminders forward or backwards one hour-- this happens in the stock ...
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Where to get a Native Clock application for Galaxy Y?

I have deleted the Native Clock application on my rooted Galaxy Y. Now I can't set alarms and such. Anyway to undo this or at least anywhere I can get the native clock app on android? I tried ...
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How to add a shortcut directly to the 'Alarms' and 'World Clock' tabs of the stock HTC Clock app?

I have QCustomShortcut installed and I'd like to be able to create a shortcut directly to the 'Alarms' and 'World Clock' tabs of my HTC stock Clock app (com.htc.android.worldclock). The app has an ...
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How do I make my phone remind me how long I've used it for (in 5 minute intervals)?

I once had an application that was able to remind me of how long I'd been looking at my screen, through toasts in 5 minute intervals. The app has since removed this feature, so I'd like to re-create ...
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Add clock to secure folder

I have a Samsung J6 2018 and I want to add Clock to Secure folder to prevent someone from dismissing my morning alarm. However, when I go to the secure folder, I can't find the Clock app, but I can ...
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Huawei P30 Pro I can't set sleep mode to never

I just got my new Huawei P30 Pro and I am not able to set sleep mode to never. Maximum option available is 10 minutes. My battery mode is correct and it is set to "highest performance" so without any ...
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Clock app freezes

The app that is responsible for clocks keeps freezing. The lock screen widget, the normal widget, the status bar clock and the clock inside the app itself all occasionally show incorrect time (usualy ...
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How to set a non-default system sound in Pixel 4 Clock?

I replaced my Pixel 2 XL with a Pixel 4 XL (both Android 10), and when I try to set an individual alarm’s sound the only choices are: the default system alarm sound a custom sound from my drive (via ...
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Clock resetting when battery is removed

Every time I turn off my phone and remove the battery the clock on it gets reset and it causes problem for some apps I was wondering if there is some other way to sort out the problem like is it ...
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Is there any way to return the AM/PM to my status bar?

This is specific to a carrier-locked (VZW) Samsung Galaxy Note 9 running v9.0 Pie. Samsung decided to take away the AM/PM indication in the status bar clock, likely to save space for the "hole punch". ...
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Local offset of clock

I'm using the App ClockSync on a Android 7.0 device (Huawei P9 Plus) and on a Android 5.1 device (Huawei MediaPad M2) and I face two problems. I'm synchronizing the time with ClockSync on my Huawei ...
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How to change clocks position in Android 6.0

I have a quite simple problem: my screen is partially broken so I don't see clocks in it's default position, it looks like 13.XX and I don't see XX because screen is just black there. So I want to ...
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Nexus 5X changes time after phone calls

Almost every time I make a phone call, the time on my phone changes. Typically it goes forward about 7 hours, but sometimes it's a little different. To fix it, I open up settings and turn the ...
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My Aristo Android 7.0 does not have a clock widget

I've followed every link I could find in the last 75 minutes. Nobody addresses the real issue I am having. Every one of them tells me how to get to the widgets list, that I should select the clock ...
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Alarms not going off during calls

When I am in a call, whether it be through phone, Skype, hangouts, etc... it mutes all system alarms, except vibration. I know this is probably intended behavior but is there anyway to reverse this ...
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Turn off annoying notification/clock screen

When i turn on my Samsung S4 it often come a black clock/notification screen. How to turn it off?