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Automatic Do Not Disturb for Calendar events on Samsung

Does anyone know of any free apps that can control the Do Not Disturb based on Calendar events? I know this is built into Android OS10, but Samsung has removed that from their phones. I know of one ...
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Help with ultra power saving mode bug

I have a Samsung Galaxy S5 with a major problem. One night while turning the phone to Ultra Power Saving Mode the phone immediately shut down. I left the phone o charge and the next morning I woke up ...
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What is the package name for the default Samsung Gallery App?

Deleted it while debloating my Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra. I am unable to install it via the Samsung store. Thank you in advance!
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My samsung a20 was dropped and the screen is black, can't get the alarm to shut off

My samsung a20 was dropped and screen cracked,it worked for a hour or so then screen went completely black...hey google works but can't get the alarm to shut off now...i need all my important ...
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How do I stop remote access?

I have a Samsung Galaxy 10. Somehow, my ex has gained access and is able to see my texts and video calls in Whatsapp and Telegram, etc. He is listening to or watching every conversation. I became ...
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Applications on Android are not using Certificate Pinning

I'm doing a study for university and part of this study is to gather a group of android applications and check which of these applications use Cert Pinning. I am doing this by using fiddler as a proxy(...
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Taking photos is slow

I've a few month old Samsung Galaxy A51 (android 10) and it's camera needs couple of seconds (2-4) for taking any picture, which is just too long when I want to photo children. My past phones were all ...
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SAMSUNG a10s boot loop after TWRP flash

I have bought a SAMSUNG A10s phone and tried to install TWRP according to this instruction. I was able to unlock the bootloader and enter the 'Downloading' mode. I disabled time sycro and automatic ...
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make_f2fs.exe error when formating

I'm trying to format my ext4 partitions (EDIT: format from ext4 to f2fs format) on my android 5.1 J3 Pro using the following command, with plataform-tools: make_f2fs.exe -c j3xproltechn data but i get ...
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ANT+ and UPSM (ultra power saving mode)

I have a Samsung device with ANT+ support and i would like to connect to ANT+ devices when in UPS(ultra power saving) mode. However, in UPS mode with bluetooth enabled, the ANT+ is not working. ...
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This massage comes on my samsung note 5 screen. “There are trespassing signs. check it in observer settings screen”. Help me please [duplicate]

Why the massage of trespassing signs comes on the screen of my Samsung note 5 mobile.how I can fix it
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Is it possible to fix Samsung XCover Pro lock/unlock?

The Samsung XCover Pro advertises a large XCover and Top keys that can be used to wake the device and launch apps with one press. Both have a setting called "Use while screen locked". With ...
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How to use an app on the laptop and phone at the same time [closed]

I have tried to do this but the app I am using it logs me out I know someone who does this but they won't tell me how. I am trying to run a task on the laptop and do something else on the phone at the ...
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Should I change the battery of my Samsung A7 (2018)?

My phone shut off completely a few hours ago. It was at 20% and somehow it jumped to 0% and shut off. I didn't know what happened so I just put it to charge. I had this phone for 2 years, if not 3. I'...
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Home screen wallpaper blurs on Samsung Galaxy S20+

On my Samsung Galaxy S20+, the wallpaper is blurred on my home screen but not on the lock screen. I saw a similar post to this saying to change your lock and home screen wallpaper to different ...
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i cant go to recovery mode NO Command error, Boot-loop [duplicate]

I recently tried to install a custom ROM in my samsung j6+ but halfway through it my PC turned off(disconnected while flashing). Then the problem starts i decided to reboot my phone but it shows this ...
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disconnected phone while installing ROM

I recently tried to install a custom ROM in my samsung j6+ but halfway through it my PC turned off. Then the problem starts i decided to reboot my phone but it shows this error "No command" &...
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How to install a post-market operating system on a Samsung Galaxy S7 with a broken screen that has “OEM unlock” still disabled?

I want to use my old Samsung Galaxy S7 (with a broken screen) as a headless device in my home network. (Rationale - for the curious readers: Even with a broken screen it could possibly become a ...
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Switch User based on Pin

I am running a S6, rooted, and on Evolution X, Android 10. I saw a video, where a guy changed his user based on his password/pin, I did a lot of research on that, but couldn't find anything, do you ...
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How to link chrome html files together on android

I have multiple chrome html files on PC that are all linked together. For example, there is a table of contents and if I click A it will then open the html file for A and this can be then used to go ...
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How to determine which app or service is frequently writing to storage and causing lagging?

When I turn on the screen on a sleeping (but not powered off) high-end Samsung Android 7 Nougat device, the device is often very unresponsive (lagging) for 20-200 seconds. Using the excellent Simple ...
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Having trouble unlocking boot loader galaxy s9

I've found numerous guides online on how to fix the missing OEM unlock toggle on samsung galaxy s9. I've been able to follow all steps except for the last one before rebooting the phone. And that step ...
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Google apps not working on mobile data, although non-Google apps are working

I have a strange problem on my Samsung J2 Android phone. Although apps like WhatsApp and some games which require Internet work, none of the Google Apps like Google, Chrome, YouTube and Play Store are ...
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Is it possible to get vendor-specific files (e.g. drivers) from a phone and use them in combination with AOSP?

I was wondering whether it's possible to get these files, because to use AOSP on a device, you need these even just to boot. They aren't publicly available from some vendors (IIRC Google provides them?...
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Samsung S10 phone: How to move a contact from first to second SIM card?

For a Samsung S10 Android phone that has dual SIM cards, how can I move a contact saved on SIM card 1 to SIM card 2? Clicking on the contact itself using Samsung's address book gives no indication of ...
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Is Android 10 unrootable?

I'm trying to root my device but after doing so much research, I've found that the rooting apps either don't work because it was made for an older version of android, it found that it's not rootable ...
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Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) causing a 100ms latency overhead on Android device

So the issue is that I have a Samsung M01 (Android 10) which is having a 100ms overhead latency. Basically pinging the router gives me a average of 110ms of latency. So after going around tweaking ...
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Samsung Galaxy Tablet E, Model SM-T377W Unable to Factory Reset

I'm able to get to the menu Android Recovery when I select Wipe data/ factory reset but**** the yes or no option does not appear, and tablet reverts back to lock screen. Then I tried to clear cache (...
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Samsung Health has ads?

I never noticed it before, but there is an ad in the top of Samsung Health. Screenshot below. Can I turn it off? I paid for the phone and I do not expect core apps to contain ads.
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Phone doesn't boot to anything

I have my samsung galaxy a6+ (2018). I tried to install a GSI to my phone since it has a /vendor partition. First, I did OEM unlock in developer settings. It told me to reset the phone in order to do ...
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Can i root samsung, change boot image and then unroot for the updates to come back?

I want to change my boot image, dont ask why. So I read a few stuff about how to do this and the only way is to root my phone but this comes with loads of disadvantages like no more updates. My ...
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Samsung galaxy a10 overheating

My Samsung galaxy a10 keeps giving overheating notification but phone is almost cold. Any solution?
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What is MMI Group?

So on my Samsung Tab A there is a app in the app settings called "MMI Group" and it takes lots of permissions, when researching lots of users also have this app that takes lots of ...
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Dialing keypad sounds like a rubber ducky with each number pressed…yeah

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra. Instead of the normal DTMF tones, his phone is squeaking like a rubber duck with each number pressed on the dial key pad. No idea how it got this way or how to fix it. He ...
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How to fake a 4G connection?

I need to find a way to mock 3g/4g, so applications think they are connected via data(3g/4g). But in reality, I am connected to wifi. My device is running Android 9 (Pie) with Magisk & EdXposed.
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Samsung browser history

Hi: is it possible to see browser history older than a week on samsung browser? I can see only one week browser history. Thanks
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Google play services is crashing my Samsung J7 phone

Google services is crashing my Samsung J7 phone. I can't disable or force stop the app. The button is inaccessible. I can't uninstall updates: it tells me "administrator protected", I need ...
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samsung a51 turn off suddenly

Brand new Samsung A51 Telenor phone turn off after 1-2h in screen lock, we give to service in Telenor Samsung tell then there is no problems but phone still power off when its used less and in lock ...
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Photos in DCIM folder messed up - sometimes file explorer frozen

I have a Samsung S8 and I try to access DCIM folder. Once doing so, sometimes the file explorer freezes and sometimes it does not display all the results. Actually I see some old photos on top. If I ...
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How do I keep the shopping site open whilst I retrieve the SMS 2 step verification code

Samsung S8. Online shopping using 2 step verification via SMS. When I have to get an SMS verification code I have to go into my SMS folder to retrieve it. But as I have then left the website I am ...
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Are there any issues with allowing the KLMS Agent app (part of Samsung KNOX) to be restricted by Data Saver?

I use the "Data Saver" feature to extend battery life and to prevent/reduce apps from accessing the internet when the phone/tablet is sleeping and when they are not supposed to be running. ...
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After factory reset still language selected and confirmed End User License Agreement

since I do some testing with my Samsung A21s, I have to do some factory resets, over and over again. After the umpteenth reset, "German" is already selected as the language in the initial ...
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(Samsung J7 V) SD card app not loading app and causing errors

Two days ago, my phone randomly rebooted, all my apps in my sd card wouldn't load after that. I ended up having to reinstall them from the play store, and I got everything on them back, But one app ...
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Samsung galaxy j6 plus stolen, lockscreen bypass possible?

My phone was stolen and there is alot of sensitive data in it There was a lock screen in pin format, it was not a third party app There was not sd memory card Developper mode was not enabled The phone ...
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What does used com.Samsung.android.incallui mean in recent activity?

In my child’s recent activity it says used com.Samsung.android.incallui. What does that mean? Thanks so much!
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Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge blank screen

Recently my S7 edge got blank screen and last thing I saw was samsung logo then it turned off and I don't see anything else only black screen. I tried using that vol up/down power/home force restart ...
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Files app (com.google.android.documentsui) keeps crashing

I have a Samsung S6 Lite and whenever I need to use the Files app as a FilePicker I get the message "Files has stopped". Specifically when trying to import a PDF in Squid Notes. However, ...
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screenrecording and screenshot detector

Is there a way or an app or anything to detect whether the other person is screen recording or screenshotting their screen while engaging with you with either mobile or PC?
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Can I backup everything my old Samsung Galaxy J2 android 5.1 to a Vivo X60 Pro with android 10?

Can I backup everything addresses, phone numbers, added apps, photos from my old Samsung Galaxy J2 with android 5.1.1 to a new Vivo X60 Pro with android 10 using My Drive (Google)? Is it possible and ...
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How to share screen to Windows while taking photos on Android? [duplicate]

I just want to share my Android Screen to Windows while taking photos. Is there way I can do it? Any help is much appreciated. Thanks. I am using Samsung M21.

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