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Popups with promotion

Sometimes, I'm getting popups on my Samsung S8 with promotions. Especially it is annoying during navigation with Google Maps. How to disable popups? How to know which application is responsible on ...
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Intrusive Google Play Store advertisements appear as soon as I start charging my phone

I get these types of full screen ads as soon as I charge my phone: I don't even have to unlock the screen, the ad sound starts playing as soon as I plug in my phone. In order to get rid of it, I ...
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disable bluetooth popup

Coming from an iphone, I now have the samsung a6. Used to the way the iphone works when it comes to enabling bluetooth, my experience so far is somewhat less positive. Each time I enable bluetooth, ...
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how to block an un-managed popup?

Android 6.0.1 [jump to the update] Something on my smartphone sends a message once a day, sometimes I see a tiny fast dark background popup on the bottom saying it is doing so. Such application ...
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Users are getting “pop-ups blocked” when using my website

I have no intentional pop-ups on my website at all. However, a number of users on different devices and countries seem to be getting "pop-ups blocked" alerts only when using my website, since ~1 or ~...
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What does it mean an ugly pop-up with an smiley face on my lock screen?

I've been getting pop-ups in the lock screen of my "Huawei Honor 6X" like this: The notifications appear at random times. There is nothing else on the pop-up other than the smiley face made of ASCII ...
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Shared preferences - How to edit smileys popup on keyboard

Hi, I have keyboard which i was edited trough 'apk editor' app from playstore.. Now i want to be able to edit smileys popup. I want that when i change smiley in shared preferences, that (smiley) be ...
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App stopped: OK button of pop-up grayed out for 1 second? How to disable pop-up?

If an app stops, then a pop-up appears for the sole purpose of telling me, that the app has been halted. But it wants to chat me up, so the tiny OK button of that pop-up is grayed out for a second. ...
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If an application halts, I would like push notification, no pop-up

Each time an application halts, a pop-up appears, whose OK button is grayed out for one second. It blocks the screen. This can be really annoying. If there is no possibility to get rid of that popup, ...
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How to enable Android USB Debugging option without the “Allow USB Debugging” popup?

When we enable USB Debugging, there is automatically a popup that asks whether you want to authorize the PC to access the phone via USB Debugging. How do I enable it without the popup? Is there a ...
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USIM toolkit popup on screen

I have an Android 6.0 Lenovo Vibe K4. I face a problem, which is related to popups on screen. Popups like the one above shows up on my screen without any perceptible cause. This happens whenever the ...
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Battery Popup at 25% english with system in spanish. Possible malware?

First of all, I know this question is duplicated, (this is the original question: Battery Popup at 25% ) but I can't comment or add any reply and I have some information that could be useful to ...
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25% battery warning popup [duplicate]

I know this is a duplicate of past questions... But I've tried the suggestion in the first question and it didn't work. And I can't reply to the initial post, so I have to make a duplicate. My power ...
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Battery Popup at 25%

I seem to have run into a bit of a challenge on one of our Android/Samsung devices... On the device, regardless of what's open, when the battery reaches 25% on discharge, the below screen pops up ...
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Constantly showing a popup - “unfortunately, YouTube has stopped”

I have an HTC desire 826 dual sim smartphone(Android 5.1) and a few days ago it showed a pop-up with a message saying something like "Youtube app might harm your device". So I have uninstalled youtube ...
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How does Touchpal show circle on homescreen without “draw over apps” permission?

I use the Touchpal keyboard application. For me, this keyboard works best. Some of you might be familiar with the lucky locker or daily summary crap they keep on showing on this otherwise great app. I ...
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how to disable automatic pop up of keyboard while exiting text

I have android 5.1 on my samsung mobile. I have Ms word app on it. When i tap anywhere in any opened word document, automatic android keyboard pops up. This is very annoying during reading the ...
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I have a pop up every time I open my phone

Can someone please tell me what app is causing this pop up every time I open my phone? It's annoying, because I have to click on it every time just to use my phone. I've attached a screenshot.
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Accessibility menu keeps appearing

On my Moto G4 the Accessibility settings menu keeps popping up, and I can't make it go away. The only thing that works temporarily is to put the phone on standby, then reopen and the phone works ...
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How to get rid of annoying pop up ads?

When I connect the internet and open any app, a pop-up ad appears randomly. Ads are still showing, although I did factory reset the phone (all installed apps removed) as well. I also tried to remove ...
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How to disable pop-ups and notifications?

I have Android 5.1. I use my phone as navigation when I`m driving and I need to disable all notifications and pop-ups. I know I can block notifications from settings, but this takes too much time to ...
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How to get rid off annoying android pop ups

Purchased LG Stylus 2 Plus 10 days back. Have got frustated with annoying pop up ads by android. Have started hating Google Play store due to these ads..
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How do I disable a screen overlay

I recently purchased a Samsung S7. I placed it on charge last night and this morning when I went to check my messages I keep getting a popup/overlay displaying a playboy style icon with a close box ...
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I see repeated annoying pop-up messages claiming I have viruses. When I click “Remove Virus”, I'm sent to the Google Play store. What should I do?

this pops up whenever I lock my phone and unlock it. How do i fix this? I'm using a Samsung Galaxy Note 3. When i click on 'remove virus now' it redirects me to a page on google play store which ...
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How do I disable this MTP connection popup upon USB cable connection?

This appears whenever I plug it in: I have gone through all settings, tried everything. I want the MTP mode to stay on (I have no desire to enable Mass storage). I know how to invoke this window ...
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'Failed to update, try again later' popup massege appear when i unlock the phone

I am using vivo Y31L which is not rooted yet. Whenever i unlock the screen, a popup messege appear saying "Failed to update, try again later." what it means? I tried to manually update system OS. But ...
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Samsung s7 edge message “previous setting restored”

I keep getting a little notification pop up (a grey oval) that lasts about a second and says "previous settings restored" . It makes the phone vibrate and beep. It is causing annoyance and I would ...
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Suspicious popup and 'Yellow Booster' installation

A pop-up appeared on my phone stating: Warning You only have to install a Great App to get your phone fully functioned. The only option I am given is "Confirm."I accidentally hit the confirm ...
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“Listening…” screen suddenly popping up on Android 6: what is it, how to disable?

Every now and then, some Google "Listening..." screen pops up , like this: full resolution FYI: my device is a Nexus 5X with the latest stock Android 6 I have no idea what this is, and worse: I ...
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Got stuck with a Pop-up on the main screen

I have Samsung Galaxy E5 (SM-E500H) with Android 5.1.1. Recently, I installed few apps and after that, I encountered an annoying little pop-up below the screen sometimes. I got into uninstalling some ...
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Get rid of “Restriction in effect” message on a Virgin Mobile HTC Desire 510

I bought a HTC phone off Craigslist and it was fine, but after a day or two it popped up a "Restriction in effect" message. Now I can't do anything. I can't use Wi-Fi or anything. I tried factory ...
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How to remove Taboola adware?

I have factory-reset my mobile, and had already scanned with antivirus for adware, which it found but it couldn't remove. What should I do?
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Gapps has stopped. How to fix?

Good Morning. Yesterday I was excited to flash CyanogenMod 12.1 in my other Android device. The process was the same and I did everything correctly. Unfortunately, after flashing Google Apps, the ...
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Pop up about security problems

I had a lot of these pop ups and I don't know if it's for real or not.
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iOS' Quick Reply feature on WhatsApp for Android

Recently I got my first Android phone, LG G3 and updated to the Android Lollipop, the latest OS ver. The transition from iOS isn't smooth as I thought and this because I'm trying to find how to enable ...
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What should I do about this pop up on my android device?

Any ideas what this is? It keeps popping up randomly on my device. I can be completely ignoring my browser, and going through my gallery and apps and it pops up. Click image for larger version
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How to get rid of ad-ware

I've recently installed some games from Google Play Store. Then I uninstalled them all using application manager. The problem is now an advertisement popup appears now and then which stays on top for ...
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How to prevent phone operator from opening spam popups?

My phone operator, Movistar Argentina, is sending a lot of spam. I managed to block most of the SMS, however it has now also started opening ad popups on my phone (see below). I've looked at How 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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Show WhatsApp popup when clicking the message in notification panel

We can enable popup notifications in WhatsApp settings for "Only when screen is on" and "Always show popup". What I want is, it shouldn't show any popup when message arrives like popups are disabled, ...
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How to disable popup on Chrome for Android?

I have once opened a website on Chrome for Android. By mistake, I allowed the popup. Now I am not able to find how to disable this popup. As a result, every time I open the URL (which is quite often),...
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Which app is issuing a “Synchronization successful” popup?

Every now and then I get a "Synchronization successful" box overlaid on top of whatever app I'm running at the moment, including fullscreen apps such as games or Netflix. (So to clarify, it's not a ...
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Popups, dialogs, notifications, toasts: what's the difference?

I'm trying to troubleshoot a problem with an unwanted pop-up message, and the person who's trying to help asked what kind of pop-up it is. It's just a message on the screen, what difference does it ...
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How to stop “Make your phone more social” prompts?

Alcatel One Touch 983, firmware version 2.3.7. I am frequently interrupted with a black screen displaying this prompt: Make your phone more social Authorize the synchronizing which will make ...
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My phone displays: “Notification has been set” at each boot

I am in doubt. My Galaxy SII phone began recently to display a standard pop-up notification box with the text "Notification has been set" at each boot. I uninstalled the software that I suspected was ...
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How to get rid of ads popup? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is this red star icon malware? How to get rid of it? Recently I often get the popup ads like the snapshot as below. I wanna get rid of it. Please help!
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In MIUI 2.10.12, where do I set it so that I get pop up notifications?

This is the first time I'm using MIUI as my ROM and I swear I managed to make it pop out an alert window when someone messages me. Now, however, I can't seem to figure out how to do it again. When I ...