Questions tagged [samsung-galaxy-s-10]

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All Contacts got muted somehow, how to unmute in bulk

I’m not sure how, but a few days ago all of my contacts got muted. I noticed that I stopped receiving notifications a out text messages and then I noticed the bell-strikethrough icon on each message. ...
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How to avoid or track phone usage overnight

I have an unrooted Samsung Galaxy s10 that I need to find a way of keeping myself from using overnight or at least track what I do. The problem here is that I sleepwalk on a fairly regular basis, I ...
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Samsung Galaxy S10+ randomly switches to roaming SIM and forces enable data roaming!

I have the latest firmware update, and I'm using it with 2 SIMs; Sim #1 is a Google-Fi on roaming, and Sim #2 is the local default sim. I choose SIM 2 to be the default for everything (calls, SMSs, ...
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How to record video with mic off?

I am using a Samsung S10+. How do I record a video with no mic input ? I have tried to put my finger over the mic, but I could still hear some background noise. I am looking to make a video in a ...
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I want Firefox icon instead of Google Chrome

When tapping the three lines at the bottom of my Samsung Galaxy S10 whilst in an app, I get a Google Chrome icon come up at the bottom under the close all button. Google Chrome is only used by me ...
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Display music Art in Samsung lock screen

I have a Samsung galaxy s10 with one ui version 1.1 and Android 9. Before this my nexus was showing album art and on lock sceen, but in Samsung I can't find any option to show album art in lock sceen. ...
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Galaxy S10 earphones pause button is being mapped to touch controls and volume

I have an s10 and use a pair of wired jbl earphones to listen to things. The earphones only have one button and for some weird reason whenever I press it my phone selects something as if it's being ...
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How to Make Samsung Galaxy S10e perform IR?

Now, I know the Samsung Galaxy S10e does not have a built-in IR blaster. However, the comment at the end of this post says the built-in iris scanner has some sort of IR capability? Is that true, ...
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Contacts in google vs contacts in iCloud

I was a long-time user with apple, I knew that when I update my contacts in my iPhone it would be updated in the iCloud, I knew that when I update my contacts in my iCloud it would be updated in my ...
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Disable NFC beep on Galaxy S10e

I'm in the process of upgrading from a Galaxy S4 to S10e. Most things are going smoothly, but probably my most-used app is one which uses NFC to read blood glucose data from a Freestyle Libre sensor. ...
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How can I make sure Google's “Find My Phone” works when my phone is in power saving mode?

I recently couldn't find my phone, so I used Google's Find My Phone web app to try to locate it. The service couldn't locate my phone, and though I'm not quite sure why (there are a sea of settings), ...
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Unable to make phone calls or send text message because of “call barring”

There is nothing wrong with my sim card nor the providers of it. However I am unable to call anyone or send text messages to anyone but I am able to receive calls and text messages from anyone. ...
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Is SIM network unlocking using app normal if phone simply expects a code?

I bought a rare version of Galaxy S10 which was out-of-stock in my country so the distributor got it for me from another country. But by mistake the phone is locked to original network operator in the ...
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Samsung Galaxy S10 Reset Messages Font Size

Is there a way to reset the font size for Messages? I know I'm able to change the font size with the zoom in/out gestures, but is there a way to just reset it? I've looked in both System and ...
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Will Samsung galaxy s10 works in my country?

You may know that samsung galaxy s10 have two different versions, one with Qualcomm chipset and one with Exynos chipset. From reviews in the youtube and sites like bgr and anandtech, I'm more biased ...
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Mystery status bar icon (handset plus wifi signal indicator) [duplicate]

As the title says, does anyone know what this icon means? Just upgraded to a Samsung galaxy s10, but it's not an icon I've seen before. It sits between the wifi and cell signal strength icons. Edit/...
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Unable to load some websites USB tethering

I am sharing internet from my Samsung galaxy S10+ to my HP Pavilion 15-n208tx laptop via USB tethering. On my phone, I am getting browsing speeds of upto 10 mbps but while tethering, I am unable to ...
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Whatsapp: Continous loop of messages backup and no text box to type in Samsung S10

Gentlemen, Two problems I'm facing in WhatsApp in Samsung S10 (fully updated) 1- Whenever I open WhatsApp settings, a message appears "backing up your messages" once it is completed and I try to go ...
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Remove second shutter button from S10e camera app

The stock camera app on my rooted Sampung S10e is working fine, but since a few days there is a second shutter: I can move it, but it is useless and troublesome wherever I put it. How to remove it? ...
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Remove notifications “Activate Anti-malware service” and “Battery fully charged” on rooted Samsung S10

On my Samsung S10e device I often get these notifications: Device care - Activate Anti-malware service and Battery fully charged When I try to turn one of them off, I am told: These ...
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“Moisture has been detected” even after 2 weeks, also in safe mode

Two weeks ago my Samsung Galaxy S10e got a bit wet while in my pocket under heavy rain. The phone did not go inside water, but it was pretty wet. Since then, I got this message from time to time when ...
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ADB shell get “stuck” connecting to Samsung S10, must open other ADB shell to “unstuck” it

I often use adb shell and other operations such as adb push and adb pull over a USB cable. On Nexus 5 it always worked perfectly. But since I switched to Samsung S10e I have this very surprising ...
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Android 9 “battery fully charged” icon flickers: What does it mean?

With my Samsung S10e phone fully charged, when I unplug it from USB then re-plug it in, the "battery fully charged" behaves like this: appears and disappears a few time quickly stays visible for 5 ...
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Samsung Galaxy s10 not letting Facebook Messenger app to connect to internet

Sometimes through the day my phone will not let my face book messenger app connect to the internet every thing else works fine. how do I fix this?
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How to turn off Game Tools on S10e?

Some Samsung phones come pre-bundled with something called Game Tools which is annoying because it overlays on top of the soft navigation buttons. My S10e has version 2.5.06.2 already installed but ...
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How to restore an app that backed up on my pc using kies to non samsung device?

I have backup of google keep app on my pc using kies from my galaxy s3. Unfortunately my s3 is hard bricked now. And i never synced it with my google account. So my question is it possible to restore ...
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SELinux temporary set to permissive

I am using a Galaxy s10+, rooted with magisk, no custom ROM, no custom kernel and no custom recovery. The rooting is heavily limited because of the SELinux enforce mode. Actually, no root command in ...
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Apps on Galaxy S10e cannot connect to wifi

I recently bought a Samsung Galaxy S10e and when I'm using some apps, currently WhatsApp and Skype, I receive a notification from "Android System" saying that particular app cannot connect to the wifi ...
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Android Auto not working with Samsung Galaxy S10

I've a Samsung Galaxy S10e smartphone with Android Pie as OS. When I connect it using an USB cable to my car (Audi A1) and start Android Auto from the car display, it doesn't work. I can't say what ...
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Notifications arrive when the app is opened, but not in the background

I don't know if it's the right place to ask my question, if not, sorry. 1st, I was using Sony Xperia Z5 premium for the last three years, never faced any issues but few days ago, I switched to ...
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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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Force display cursor/pointer on Android

I bought a graphics tablet (Huion HS64) that works wonderfully with my S10. Only problem is that I can't see where I'm about to tap due to no cursor display. Is there any way I could force the mouse ...
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Reassign Bixby button on rooted S10

I never use Bixby on my rooted Galaxy S10e, so I would like to repurpose the Bixby button, for instance as camera shutter or to open an app of my choice. Question: How to do that? Note: I tried ...
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Galaxy S10 ignores mute & do not disturb

For a few days now, out of nowhere, my Galaxy S10 (Android P, One UI 1.1) ignores when the phone is set to mute and/or do not disturb. This happens across various apps and during normal use as well as ...
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Multiple User Accounts on Galaxy S10/S10+/S10e

Samsung has disabled the Multiple User Accounts feature on the Galaxy S10. How to set up multiple accounts? I mean the ability to create a separate Android home with their own app settings. I want ...
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SMS messages are coming slower after moving from S8+ to S10

Recently I moved from my Samsung Galaxy S8+ to Samsung Galaxy S10. One thing that caught my attention is the time required for an SMS to arrive after being sent by a service that uses SMS messages to ...
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Particular WiFi does not connect after trying to root Samsung Galaxy S10e with Magisk

I followed this tutorial: https://topjohnwu.github.io/Magisk/samsung All went well until step 14 (so, right after flashing the ROM and rebooting). At step 14, Magisk tried updating, but could not. I ...
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How to find my device's CSC (Country Specific Code)

I bought a Samsung Galaxy on an auction website, with no clear indication of where it comes from. Now, to root the device or restore it, I need its Country Specific Code. Question: How do I find the ...
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Odin stuck at “File analysis”

When I press "Start" in Odin3 3.13, the log just says: <ID:0/006> Added! <ID:0/006> Odin engine v(ID:3.1.1301) <ID:0/006> File analysis.. Then it is stuck forever, with the desktop ...
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How to root Samsung Galaxy S10/S10e/S10+

Samsung Galaxy S10 unfortunately comes up with apps that I don't need: Unfortunately [...] the South Korean smartphone maker decided to bundle tons of apps inside the firmware of their flagship ...
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S10 page indicator buttons not functioning

After the latest update to my Samsung Galaxy S10, my page indicator buttons stopped changing when I swipe to a new page. This is incredibly annoying. I rebooted the phone several times, changed ...
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Lowest Bluetooth audio volume is too loud

I recently acquired a pair of Galaxy Buds to use with my Galaxy S10+. I am using them to listen to Spotify at work. Everything is working fine except the lowest volume setting is a bit too loud. If I ...
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Samsung Galaxy s10e requires password every few days, is it possible to disable safely?

Galaxy s10e, protected by a very long password and fingerprints. I specifically went for a very long password intending to only type it in after restarting the phone. In fact, the phone requires ...
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Has the setting to disable icon frames been removed on the Galaxy S10 lineup?

On previous versions of Samsung Galaxy phones I've owned, I had the option to enable/disable icon frames around the apps on my home screen. This setting could be found by navigating to Settings > ...