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How to make Wifi always on while screen is sleep?

I have samsung A30 with android 9, when screen is off or sleep wifi goes sleep also, so I don't receive notifications from apps that works on internent until open my screen, how to solve this? I want ...
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How to root Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) from Linux?

I have a Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) phone (model SM-A530F), running android 9. I also have a Linux PC. I want to root my phone, but any guide I have found mentions that I have to use some special tool ...
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How do i find my lost phone with the imei number [duplicate]

How do i track my lost Android phone with the imei number online or to destroy the usage through online so it will be of no use anymore, The application to be use is needed asap, I have the phone ...
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Is there any way to download sammobile firmwares for free? [on hold]

I tried download sammobile firmwares but it's very slow . Is their any method to download them for free ?
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Samsung Note8 wifi issue (connectivity.samsung.com.cn)

I captured this screen when using WiFi with web authentication First it goes to the connectivity.Samsung.com.cn Then to the wifi login screen This is weird, does my wifi info exposing? *I bought ...
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How to extract internet favorites&offline links from the original android stock browser?

I need one urgent help thank you in advance!! Situation: I have hundreds of personally important internet favorites saved within the original web browser of samsung android (android version 7, NOT-...
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Samsung A50 keeps disconnecting wifi (whatsapp loses connection) after 5 minutes

My Samsung A50 keeps dropping the wifi (I suspect, Whatsapp web declares that the phone is unreachable). How can I keep it on? I noticed it's exactly five minutes after I press the button. Please ...
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I upgraded to a larger SD card and some apps can't see the transfered data

I haven't been able to find a way to get the new SD card to work like the old one does. My Call Recorder app (by Appliqato) is set to store saved calls on the SD Card. The call recording app cannot ...
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Combatible firmware for old S7

I got an old s7. Looking through the settings it says: Model Number: SM-G930FD Build Number MMB29K.G930FXXU1BPIF Baseband Verion:G930FXXU1DQE8 I am trying to find a compatible firmware to manually ...
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Can I harden the scrolling on my Samsung A50

I just switched from a Samsung A3 to the A50 and I am having a bit of an annoyance. It appears the sensitivity between tap and scroll is much lower, so every time I tap an icon, the phone registers it ...
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How to get data off a completely dead Android phone?

Phone worked perfectly. Then one day completely dead, nothing at all. It may have been that "one day" was after some time of laying around, cannot recall. Model: Android AT&T Samsung Galaxy S3 (...
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After Factory Reset, Android Galaxy Camera Touchscreen is unresponsive

I met the weirdest thing I ever have. I have a galaxy camera gc100, It works very well without any problems. Since I decide to lend it to my friend, I did a factory reset. After the factory reset, ...
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How can I get all 6000 photos back out of Samsung Cloud at once rather than doing them separately?

My Samsung Cloud storage is full, and it turns out I have about 13GB of photos (over 6000 photos) in there, that have been synced from my phone. However, I only have around maybe 1GB of photos on my ...
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Is It Possible to Setup a USB LAN Network of Galaxy Tab As [closed]

I've opened up a web server that I want to make available to several android tablets. Unfortunately, wifi connections are not going to cut it as I'm planning to use these at an event venue that has ...
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Bluetooth function not staying on galaxy s2 tablet.how can i fix?

When pressing Bluetooth on goes right back off. Galaxy s2 tablet.....
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Is it a good idea to disable as many Samsung Apps as Samsung lets you and install a Google alternative for them?

I don't know which apps consume more RAM and CPU power. How will it affect performance if storage is not a matter st all to me?
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What do I do if I forgot my tablet and old email password I can't loose any of my pictures

So I got my Samsung tablet sm-t350 2-3 years ago and I forgot my password for it and also I got a new email so I don't remember the one password to the email associated with my tablet. What do I do?
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Why can i not sign out of my google account on Samsung Galaxy S4?

I need to sign out of an account so i can sell my old phone, i have tried going to settings/accounts/google but when I click my account, no button shows for "remove account" I have watched videos and ...
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Samsung S7 & S7 Edge devices Wi-Fi keeps disconnecting

I have used Samsung S7 Edge in the year 2016 & 2017 two years. Experienced no issues at all, later switched to apple for a year then came back to Android with same Samsung S7 edge device, after ...
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Samsung Galaxy S10/S10e all black Always On Display

Is it possible to set an all black Always On Display? This is, an AOD that is pitch black all the time, with no clock or date, but that shows notification icons when there is any.
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Samsung Contacts (version 10.1.02.20) not remembering default save location

Ever since about a few weeks ago, Samsung Contacts (currently on version 10.1.02.20) no longer remembers my default storage location for saving a new contact. Nowadays, whenever I tap the + icon on ...
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Broken screen samsung a5 won't turn on. Need data recovery

My a5 has a smashed screen and won't turn on. I was silly and not backed up my photos. Is there anyway I can get the photos off my phone? Thank u.
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Samsung Galaxy S6 4.6MB/s Seqential Write (Why so slow?)

I bought a Samsung Galaxy S6 in Aug 2016. Everything was fine, until last week. It got very slow. For example, when I draw my unlock pattern after a reboot, it takes such a long time to load the ...
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New Samsung Note 9 battery charger compatibility

I just bought a new Samsung Note 9 (Exynos 9810). Little did I know that the model I ordered was the EU version and not the US version, so the charger I received was unusable with any of my power ...
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Assign default sim to a contact Galaxy A70

Hi I have recently bought a Samsung Galaxy A70 (dual sim) which in general seems a really good phone although I have Two issues. With my old phone (Lenovo K8) I was able to assign a sim to each ...
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App was updated without my approval

I have on my phone (galaxy note4) preinstalled samsung web browser application. I didn't update it via Google play because I don't use this app. But a week ago I found that this app was updated ...
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How to debug boot loop?

I have a boot looping Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini LTE (also known as GT-i9195 or serranoltexx – this is not GT-i9195i or serranoveltexx). Current behavior: when the phone is off, pressing power button ...
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Samsung S9 Plus showing text message cell number in the call log for actual calls

I am using Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus. When I send a text message, the S9 Plus is putting the cell number I am texting in the actual call log for Phone calls. It never used to do that before all this mess ...
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Removing keyboard limit on Samsung?

Samsung only allows me to have 4 different language keyboards to choose from at the same time. Is there anyway to remove this limit?
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Cant unlock tablet, please help

I broke my tablet screen and now i cant get into it because part of the screen wont work it rotated so now the pin part is on the side that doesn't work what can i do to get onto it.
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I want to prevent safe mode from being accessed on my Samsung A5

I only have the one device and would be willing to consider paying for a service.
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Camera crashed while saving video, can the video be retrieved?

I was recording a 2 minute long video on my Samsung S5 and as I stopped recording, the camera app crashed. I was using the default camera app and I have a micro SD card. The phone is not rooted. The ...
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Samsung tablet locked with power on

my daughter has forgotten the password for her tablet. Not an issue if the device was off but it is on. Any suggestions?
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Fingerprint Scanner Problem with Samsung C5

I have bought Samsung C5 recently. The mobile phone is very nice and slim to work with. But yesterday I was trying to configure my finger print on it for biometric security. I tried repeatedly on it ...
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Can you store history for 12 months in Samsung Internet Browser?

Just wish to know if you can store the history for 12 months on Android in the Samsung Internet Browser? Thanks
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Samsung Android Source Code? - Captive Portal Handling

I've written an open source Captive Portal library for IoT devices, but am having issues only with Samsung's version of Android: https://github.com/tripflex/captive-portal Does anybody know where I ...
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Multi user on Samsung Tab a 2019 10.1

I don't have a dad user option on my Samsung Tab a A 10.1 2019. Meaning, when I go the to account setting page I can add accounts, but not users. The documentation on the Samsung website is ...
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Message Pop up, how to disable it

I am new to Android with a Samsung A70 ( I really like it) but struggling with one element. Can I stop pop up of WhatsApp and Messages coming on to the phone but still get a notification of the ...
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I’ve forgotten my pin for my galaxy tab a, how can I access it, it won’t let me power off without the pin too

I need to access my old galaxy tab a, but I can’t remember the lock screen pin.
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Galaxy S8+ occasionally gives off a brief 5 tone signal. Why?

After two years of use my Samsung Galaxy S8+ split open. Samsung original repair shop told me the battery had swollen and changed it one week ago. The phone works, but it now gives of a signal (~5 ...
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Samsung S2 Network Stalls

My S2 tab connection stalls. Sometimes when browsing the progress bar gets about 10% and then tops, then I get DNS probe failed error. If I boot to recovery and wipe the cache it then works OK for a ...
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How to remove watch faces on Galaxy Gear smart watch

I'm able to remove a few of the watch faces installed on my watch, but most of them I can not. If I go to Settings (on the watch) then Watch Faces and then Watch Faces again, it list all my watch ...
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My otg adapter has stopped working on Samsung S2 tablet

my otg adapter has stopped working on my Samsung S2 tablet, I have since tried 2 new cables and they don't work either, does anybody have any suggestions as to what might be the problem and how can I ...
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Unable to flash twrp using odin

When I reboot my device to recovery it is showing no command. I am using j7 2016 android version 8.1.0(none rooted)
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Samsung tablet unlock system question?

I have a Samsung tablet but I’ve forgotten the password how do I unlock it?
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Is there a way to enter recovery mode without using home and volume keys?

I have a Samsung device and i need to use the Android recovery mode for some reason.As for Samsung, i have to use the volume-down and home key to enter recovery mode But the problem is, my home key ...
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Receiver is not working during calls. Can't hear voice without turning on speaker. Samsung A50 (Android9 Pie)

Called number getting the voice properly. Voice recording is also OK i.e. Mic is working fine. Before that receiver was working fine (didn't get it repaired or checked) but Mic was having issues (...
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Unknown system app called “My Airtel” in new mobile Samsung M30

I have bought Samsung M30 from Amazon India. There is a default application called "My Airtel" always running in the background. Since I don't use Airtel SIM, I am trying to disable this. Their is no ...
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Power empty android (Samsung) - cannot charge

Samsung SM-T580 power became empty and stopped. Connection with charger result in flickering (black) screen with the charge icon showing. I used several cables and adapter. After many hours the tablet ...
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cant see files in twrp

Cant see files in twrp I was trying too download magisk in twrp.I have the zip file stored in Downloads. But when i go to install in twrp i can't see any of my files. In fact i can't see ant folder ...