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Generic tag for Samsung devices. Use it only if a device tag is needed for a Samsung device, and there's not better matching tag. See the full tag-wiki for more details.

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How to automatically copy contents from the connected phone

I'm looking for an approach (for Windows) to copy certain phone contents (say Downloads/ dir) automatically to a certain PC directory, after setting the USB mode to "File transfer". Theoretically it ...
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Use android phone as a internet box (with RJ45)

Serious question I haven't find any answers. I would like to know how I can use my Android phone as a internet box. To be more precise, I have a phone which is plugged with an usb-c to rj45 adapter ...
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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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How to recover forgotten pin on Samsung j7 without data loss

I forgot my pin on old phone how can I get in without data loss
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Unresponsive Samsung Galaxy S6 phone, even to soft reset (volume down + power)

I'm having some trouble with my Samsung Galaxy S6 not responding. I can't remember which Android version it has; it's whatever it came with in 2015, so it's Marshmallow or earlier. The phone is not ...
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Why does Samsung's Always On Display not work on some not so old Galaxy devices?

Samsung's Always On Display (AOD) has minimum and targeted API 24 i.e. Android Nougat 7.0. It runs on all the latest Galaxy smartphones including, but not limited, to A5 (2017), A7 (2017) and even the ...
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Only image files are showing up in my folder when I view my phone's files on the computer

I need to transfer some sound recordings from my Samsung Android phone to my computer, however when I view the phone's files on my computer, only image files (.jpg, .png, .bmp, etc.) are visible. No ....
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how can I disable Android's touchscreen permanently by editing kernel or using any app?

I have Samsung Galaxy tab s and I want to disable its touchscreen permanently. I have found out touchscreen driver of my device .. is there any way I can edit and disable touchscreen permanently? Or ...
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Knox and NFC Device Owner Provisioning

Firstly, apologies if this is an inappropriate place for this question but I am struggling to find any relevant resources anywhere else. We have a solution based around using a Samsung devices, ...
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WIFI that require sign in

When getting connected to wifi that requires sign in I get page not found. I never see the page that I need to get to confirm. Some times it works if I disable the browser, and re enable it. Does ...
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Samsung Galaxy gmail won't accept emails from Orange servers [closed]

Don't buy a Samsung... The gmail has never reliably received emails and never from Orange servers. I have checked all the fixes published and it's no go.
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How to edit this name in Samsung Android Phones

How to edit this name in Samsung Android Phones
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first time trying to install custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy Win (SHV-E500L)

I have an old Samsung Galaxy Win (SHV-E500L) Korean version (Android 4.4) which I want to experiment on I searched for custom ROMs for this model online but I haven't been able to find any I am ...
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Samsung notes app has flooded my storage

I'm using my Samsung Tab 2016 P580 for taking lecture notes. I used «Samsung Notes» and now my device is out of storage and seems like I can't access the notes from my pc. I have a 32GB storage card ...
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I bought a secondhand samsung phone but it doesnt let me set up my account as it has the previous owners log in details what can I do?

I bought a Samsung j3 phone second-hand but it still has the previous owners log in details. I tried putting mine in but it doesnt work. After the guy showed me that it works he reset it and now i can'...
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Internal storage /emulated directory

I am trying to clear some internal storage i have in the emulated directory two identical folders one /0 and one /legacy both have exact same files can i delete one?
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What do the numbers and letters in the Samsung Firmware mean?

There are three sets of numbers and letters in the Samsung firmware zip names I'm seeing, G930FXXU2EREM_G930FOJV2ERE8_TUR.zip What do the different sets mean, G930FXXU2EREM G930FOJV2ERE8 TUR
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My tablet is stuck on rebooting

I got a samsung t-mobile tablet (SM-T807T) and I forgot the password I got it to reboot but now it's stuck on "downloading" "do not turn off target!" SO What Do I Do now?
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Installed wrong regional firmware, samsung galaxy

How may i find the correct Product code (PDA)? This Samsung galaxy is from china. i have already installed a random firmware and there is difficulties using the GPRS and wifi.
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Android Restarts automatically after adb command recieved

My device (Samsung J7 Prime, running the stock ROM) recently updated from Android version 7.0 to 8.0. When I connect it to Android Studio and run the app, it successfully installs the app – but when ...
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My phone's wifi keeps switching itself off

I've seen a few posts related to my query but none of the answers worked. I'll describe my issue in detail because honestly, I have no idea what to do anymore. I have had the same problem before but ...
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Can the vibration intensity be changed for the Samsung Galaxy J3?

I am trying to maximize the vibration intensity on my Samsung Galaxy J3. I can change the vibration pattern, but I cannot find the setting to change the vibration intensity. Is there an inherent ...
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how to unlock the wifi network?

I am connected to this Rizwan network but somehow I can't use the internet. I checked this with a different mobile and it works fine there but it occurs a problem with this mobile. please help
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Voicemail Recordings saving to Samsung Music Playlist

I have a Samsung Galaxy s7 with Verizon. I use the Samsung Music app to stream my music. Lately, I've noticed that all of my voicemails are somehow saving to my music track play list. I can't listen ...
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Galaxy J4 on rebooting and enabling hotspot has cipher suite set to TKIP

Galaxy J4 on rebooting and enabling hotspot has cipher suite set to TKIP. My hardware device is not able to connect to the hotspot since it doesn't support TKIP. If we manually open the hotspot ...
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TWRP Not Flashing Correctly on Note 3 (SM-N9005)

I'm trying to install the TWRP Recovery on my Note 3 SM-N9005 (which currently has stock ROM running Android 5.0) using Odin v3.13. I have downloaded the TWRP 3.2.3 (hlte) .tar from the official TWRP ...
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How can I get ViewRanger to keep recording my track on my tablet even when the cover is closed?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 running Android 7.0 and have ViewRanger 9.0.6 (3rd September 2018 update) installed. The tablet is in a (3rd party) cover. ViewRanger has no problem showing me where I ...
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How to stop getting sound of another phone call

have a Samsung G7 and am getting much problem with the call waiting... I want to know if it is possible when am on already on a phone call and another person phones and the person with whom am taking ...
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Google account bypassing on Samsung device (FRP)

Why does a Google lock phone (after factory reset) allow you to go through the motions of seeing up the phone, once you go on WiFi then accept terms, ect, then it will ask you to enter last Gmail ...
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Android reconnection to wifi issue

I'm using 2 devices for android app development, namely Samsung Galaxy S7 and J4. The phone is connected to an external wifi access point and is streaming data via a datagram socket on another device ...
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Access files or ADB on locked Galaxy S7 with broken screen

I have a Samsung Galaxy S7 SM-G930F that is fully functional with the exception of the screen and probably the capacitive buttons too. All I really need to do is to access my files. As a minimum, I ...
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Kingo Root rooting error code: 0x1CA602

My phone is a Samsung Galaxy J5 (android version 5.1.1) and every time I've tried to root my phone it would get stuck at 90% then show the same error code.
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samsung S III lite not receiving sms

my phone is samsung pocket GT-S6790. The phone is not receiving incoming texts. i have even tried to reset the device and after that it received only four text messages and then stopped receiving more ...
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New SD card and won't let me transfer apps

Bought a new SD card to use on my Samsung Galaxy Emerge and formatted it. I was able to transfer videos and music and I have 28GB free storage left but when I try to transfer apps it comes up as not ...
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Whenever my Samsung s6 disconnected from wifi, my router reboots

im not sure whats gong on here, my father owns a Samsung s6 and he leaves the house often thus disconnecting it from the internet. buying another phone is not an option and it shouldn't need to be. i'...
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Lock desktop, not the screen, on Galaxy S9+

Is there a way to lock the desktop on the Galaxy S9. I'm using the default launcher. On my previous phone, I was using the Apex launcher and it had a setting to lock the desktop so basically the long ...
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my tablet requires a pass code in order to turn it off but I dont have my my code

My tablet requires my password to be turned off but I forgot my password and I already tried google's suggestion. Is there another method for retoring my device?
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How to exit factory mode?

I have a SAMSUNG Galaxy Young GT-S6312. It entered into Factory Mode one day on it's own. I wanted to exit factory mode so I rooted my device using Kingoroot. I did the following after rooting :- ...
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Does Zero Camera Mod work on AOSP roms like LineageOS and Resurrection OS?

There is a mod/app/firmware (I'm really confused because no one talks about this stuff in concrete terms), called Zero Camera Mod. Zero Camera Mod (flashable zip) Playstore download (requires root) ...
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Touchwiz and Samsung Cameras and photo quality

This post by cgirerd, on XDA says, All the custom ROMs out there that are not Touchwiz-based don't use the stock camera (and the stock camera can't be installed on them). So, by using ROMs such as ...
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How to free storage besides clearing up cache memory

I have a Samsung galaxy smart phone. Whenever I download apps such as,Ubber and Facebook it tells me that my storage is full. I have cleared up cache memory but still there is no difference. What can ...
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I can't bypass FRP lock on my Galaxy J5 2016

I was just following a recommendation of MalwareBytes to encrypt my phone. So I plugged in the power cable as it said and confirmed my decision. The phone turned off but then there's only a black ...
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Is it possible to add 5GHz wifi capability to a Samsung A3 2016 through a dongle?

Question in title. I have a drone I need to test which requires a 5GHz connection. If it's possible to add 5GHz wifi capability through a dongle then I want to give it a go.
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Chrome Beta is stuck as permanent browser!

I installed Firefox and even the standard version of Chrome. Both work great, but unfortunately, Chrome Beta apparently doesn't won't to give up control. Even if I disable Chrome Beta or uninstall it ...
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Does Resurrection Remix OS support Always On with AMOLED?

I just installed Resurrection Remix OS on my Samsung S7. The default Samsung ROM supported Always-On display which used the low-power AMOLED. Does Resurrection Remix OS support this or AOSP? I've ...
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TWRP: Failed to mount '/data'

When I try to install a ROM with TWRP, I get Could not mount /data and unable to find crypto footer. Failed to mount '/data' (Invalid argument) Unable to recreate /data/media folder. Updating ...
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On flashing TWRP: Custom binary blocked by FRP Lock

Whenever I try to flash TWRP I get Custom binary blocked by FRP Lock. I'm trying to flash with Heimdall.
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Security - Samsung official service forces ROM reflashing after battery replacement - how can I make sure that the ROM is 100% clean/stock?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S7 whose battery got a little bit worn. I want to replace it under warranty, but I'm a bit reticent because the official Samsung service will also reflash my ROM/firmware/etc, ...
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Does the Samsung Galaxy Watch support the Nike Running Club app

I'm having a hard time determining if the Nike Running Club (NRC) app works on the new Galaxy Watch (Samsung's Tizen software). I heard they have a beta for Wear OS, but I don't know if that makes it ...
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Install xposed on galaxy Sm-g532f

I have samsung galaxy sm-g532f But evry time I try to Flash xposed I got into A Bootloop Can Any one Tell me What is the problem Note: iam using xda devolopers tutorials , Android version 6.0.1