Questions tagged [samsung]

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Can I show cell phone usage at a particular time? [closed]

I recently received a traffic ticket for using my phone while driving. My phone was on and in my lap at the time, but I was not using it. I want to fight this thing but I'm not sure it's even possible ...
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Samsung phones bootloader unlock

I have a samsung tablet gt-n8000 and I want to flash a custom rom . Should I first unlock the bootloader? if yes , how to do that ? fastboot commands does not work anyway on my tablet so I can not ...
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How do I recover deleted text messages and attachments on Samsung Galaxy Note10+?

While attempting to delete an SMS ad on Samsung Galaxy Note10+, I did not notice that every message in my log was checked and I deleted my entire text history. How do I recover deleted text messages ...
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Scale entire display down a couple pixels due to replacement screen?

I'm not familiar with Android Stack Exchange so apologies in advance if I am asking this in the wrong place or word something wrong. Recently I replaced a damaged screen with a new one on my Samsung ...
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ADB manual restore?

I've tried to do a full restore for a while now but i keep getting stuck on a specific app and when unpacking the backup and removing it a new problem occurs which is my phone being restarting when ...
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Phone extremely slow, even after factory reset

I have a Samsung Galaxy J5 2016. It's gotten extremely slow and buggy (>10 crashes a day, waiting more than 30 seconds to open default apps, ...). I've done a factory reset, with removal of all ...
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Mobile Data blocked while getting/sending phone call and message

I have 2 sim cards in my phone Samsung J7 Pro. Whenever I used the packet data for internet using sim 2 and there's phone call or message coming in my internet got blocked. I used packet data because ...
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Samsung: Sticky foreground service not running while phone in standby?

I've build an app which gets the geolocation from the phone and scans every 5 minutes for Bluetooth devices. I'm using two samsung model "SM-A202F" with android 10 (both behave the same) and ...
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Moved music files now music player not detecting any of them (not like other music missing problems )

I have music files in my storage and i added 2 new songs by an app the app downloaded them but not in my music file in a new music file that is called downloads it has all music and apks and other ...
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Samsung Galaxy A11. Turn on 64 bit node?

I wanted to purchase a 64-bit android smartphone. I looked at the processor used on the Galaxy A11. It is a 64-bit ARM Cortex-A53. And I bought this phone. Looks like I made a mistake. Android on the ...
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trying factory reset for Samsung 7560M but can't get to recovery mode

I have a Samsung 7560m phone: kicking about which I can't unlock. I've tried to unlock it as: At the beginning switch off the cell phone by pressing the Power key. Afterwards press and hold together:...
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How to remove phone numbers from a contact when they are not visible in edit mode?

I have a French contact (phone number +33 ...) who went to Japan and got a mobile number there (+81 ...). We discussed via Whats App and Signal and now he is back in France. I would like to remove his ...
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Will installing twrp factory reset the device or not (odin method samsung)

Now im in a custom rom with old twrp version now i want to go back to stock rom in my samsung galaxy on7 i downloaded frimware and odin and im about to flash it after flashing stock rom setting up my ...
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“Your Phone Companion” only works on unlocked phone

I do not know if this is a bug or a feature, but it does not make much sense. I have a Samsung S9, and I managed to connect it to my Windows 10 laptop. I can only start apps when my phone is unlocked, ...
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Display full screen screenshot/photo preview?

I am looking for a method that can be used to select screenshots, but when displaying them it does in full screen, so we just slide to see the next one. By "selector" I mean, other app wants ...
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how to install Samsung apps on other androids

hey guys i really need Samsung voice recorder to work on my oneplus 7 pro but it doesn't work. Samsung limits it to only Samsung devices. any way to run it on other androids? i tried apk but doesn't ...
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How can I auto rotate in Samsung Galaxy?

Coming from a Huawei P9 lite I recently moved to a Samsung Galaxy A30s. While on my other phone it had an Auto rotate icon, I can't find one atm. I've gone to Settings and searched for the term "...
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How to download synced application data from Samsung Cloud?

My Android Samsung S7 smartphone is broken, so I wanted to access my memo which I have backed up at Samsung Cloud. I don't have another smartphone. I just need to download the data to the PC and dig ...
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where i can find combination firmware for samsung A207F(A20s) [closed]

I need combination firmware/file for remove FRP from my Samsung A207F(A20s). Where from i can find it? I very searched for it but could not found any things.
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Is it possible to remove the ability to choose between which sim card to send text from default android sms application?

I have this requirement where I need to completely disable sending sms and calls even by accident from SIM 2 which I only use for Mobile data (Sometimes I Force network to LTE and SMS and calls won't ...
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How can I send music from an app to one BT device, but keep all other sounds on another BT device or on the phone?

I am blind, literally, and I use Androids built in screen reader, TalkBack. When I want to get my jam on, I want to be able to send my tunes to one BT device, and keep all other audio either on the ...
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NOT REGISTERED ON NETWORK

I recently bought a used Samsung S8 but it always tell me that "NOT REGISTERED ON NETWORK" I have at several times tried to clear data on Sim Toolkit, Reset Network Settings and Factory ...
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Samsung s10 plus Audio Problem when rotating phone

I don't know why, but it seems a weird thing is happening with my phone. When I am watching youtube , in some cases the audio goes to the speaker on top of the phone, used when calling someone. I have ...
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device boots into recovery every time I reboot, probably because playing with a system app

Today I removed chrome browser that was a system app. At first unintentionally my hand tapped on "integrate updated system app into rom" (titanium backup app) and my immediate attempts to ...
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How do I change default search provider in Firefox?

I have been using All the Internet on my computer and now I want to make it my main search provider in Firefox on my Galaxy S20. Does anyone know how to change your main search provider so it would ...
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Flickering navigation bar

The navigation bar at the bottom of the screen has started flickering on my Samsung Galaxy S10. Sometimes more and sometimes less. When the screen light is set to low, it's barely visible and when set ...
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How to root “Samsung Galaxy A11” (model number: SM-A115F/DSN)?

I have SM-A115F/DSN (Galaxy A11) running Android-10. Can I root it and, if so, how? Maybe someone has already rooted the same device. I am a beginner and I need a complete step-by-step method. Thank ...
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Volume control automatically reduces and slides down to zero

I am having a Samsung rooted s7, once it Just fell down badly. And the lower volume button stopped working but it automatically lowers the volume. So, is there anyway to block the input from it using ...
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Any way to force change an Android device screenshot folder location / destination?

Is there any way to force an Android device to change it's screenshots file folder / destination location? Like ADB command or something? Something that is native and permanent? Something that isn't ...
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How can I rephrase: adb shell “pm block com.sec.knox.bridge” to work in an Android 10 phone?

Hope I am asking the right kind of question. I recently gained from my father a brand new phone his company gave him shortly before his retirement. They gave it to him knowing he was leaving and were ...
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The phone is stuck in download mode and gives error verifying vbmeta image. The device is a205f samsung

The phone had magisk pre installed and I tried to flash a stock rom and after that I manually locked the bootloader from the download mode. Phone is stuck on download mode, odin unable to flash any ...
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How do I update the lock screen clock?

My Samsung Galaxy tab A6 shows the correct time on the home screen. However when it's locked it shows the time one hour ahead. So 10:30 instead of 9:30 for example. How do I get the lock screen clock ...
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samsung galaxy note 5. it randomly turns of and keeps turning off and it will work for 1-2 hours but then turn off

please tell me if you know anything I can do to fix it. I've went to the store and they gave me a battery but I guess it stopped working after a couple of months
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Camera settings/features are disappeared

There is a Samsung A01 whose default camera settings are like this: But for some reason, some camera settings/features located at top bar are disappeared. Does anybody know why? How can I restore it?
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Help trouble shoot audio driver

So my audio stopped working after the upgrade to android 10. And I can not roll back to Android 9. Phone Samsung Note 9. Android 10. Need help understanding the start-up process in android. Which file ...
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Automatic boot when charging without root / fastboot [duplicate]

I have a Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 and trying to have it boot when the charging cable plugs in. The phone is not rooted (and probably not going to) and doesn't have fastboot (instead it has ODIN mode). ...
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Programming the Quick Access Text Message Button on Galaxy Folder 2

I have this exact phone: https://www.amazon.com/Samsung-SM-G1600-3-8-Inch-Unlocked-Smartphone/dp/B072MQBFY9 As you can see on the picture surrounding the D-pad there are four buttons: switch apps, ...
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Reset to factory default on company phone - can I be still spied

I just got a company phone. In terms of usage I got info that it is monitored (Samsung S10 with Knox). However, I was able to reset it to factory defaults without any problems. Does this mean that it ...
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How to fix a phone that always boots into TWRP when OS exists

A friend of mine has this small Samsung device. He forgot the PIN he set on it and decided to hard reset the phone using power button+ volume up +home. That booted into TWRP. He then used the Wipe ...
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Android dumpstate log informations

I’ve just bought a new samsung s20 plus from my local reseller and the seal was broken. I had dumpstate log generated and found out that the MasterClearConfirm was performed 2 weeks ago. Can you help ...
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How do I turn off all vibrations while still in sound mode on android 10?

I want my phone to ring when I get calls and to not give me any sound or vibration for any notification. How do I do that? I have a Samsung A51 if this is somehow relevant.
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Samsung galaxy a7 2018 hangs after update android 10

Recently I updated my device from android 9(one UI 1)to android 10(one UI 2) After updating to android 10 it freezes again and again,not the whole phone freeze, only display hangs but background ...
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send live video down hdmi from phone

I would like to send live video down the HDMI I cable of a android phone. The Phone is Android Samsung Galaxy Note 9. I hate Samsung Dex. All I want is to have a very long HDMI cable and cable the ...
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Help diagnosing constant CPU usage of phone during sleep (Battery Historian Chart)

I saw a great Battery Historian guide and decided to try it out. I noticed that last night while my phone was unplugged, the "CPU Running" bar was active the whole time when I was asleep. ...
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Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 - how to connect device wirelessly to computer?

I should first explain that the Tab connects wirelessly to my modem\router, and thence to the internet. Also, it connects to the computer via USB cable. However, I cannot get it to connect wirelessly ...
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Changing the Slide answer button

I gave my mother who is in a home my Galaxy Samsung S3 to keep in touch with the family. She's in her 80s. When using Whatsapp there's a slide up button to answer the call. I wonder if it could be ...
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Galaxy A50 won't boot up or even try to

I was on my phone looking at twitter and then it just suddenly stopped working, i thought it was some app crash but my whole phone wasn't working, not even the power button. I force restarted my phone ...
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How to use ODIN with more than a dozen of mbn, bin, img, ext4 files?

I'd like to flash my SM-T813 because it's in a boot loop. I downloaded supposedly the latest firmware. I think it was a tar.md5 file, I peek into this tar file and it's a whole bunch of files: ODIN ...
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What is this circle icon for? [duplicate]

What for is this circle icon in taskbar?
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How to fix tablet screen that takes multiple tries to turn on?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (SM-T810) tablet that still runs pretty well, except for a worsening problem with the screen. I am hoping for suggestions on what component might be the culprit. The ...

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