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Use Samsung or Google account for automatic backup?

On my Samsung Galaxy S7 with Android 8.0 I'm logged into both a Samsung account and a Google account. Both of these offer cloud backup and data synchronisation of settings and documents, but I'm ...
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SM-G930U (Unlocked S7) running 8.0 frp bypass [duplicate]

I recently bought a used Samsung S7 (carrier unlocked I believe) it's SN is SM-G930U... I can't seem to figure how to remove the FTP. Any help? Edit: My phone seems to be running Android 8.0 which ...
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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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“Unknown admin: ComponentInfo” error

I always get the same error "component info", some solution to make "dpm set-profile-owner". I am using "terminal.apk", have root permissions and the user is created "id 10" as shown in "pm list ...
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Galaxy S7 Active- wont charge- micro usb port

Was working when i would use a new cord but only for a couple days until it no longer charged at all.Charge port seems to be connected to everything inside. Any way to replace it or what else it could ...
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Does syncing gallery means sending all photos to internet?

I found with fear, that my Gallery on Samsung Galaxy S7 was set up to sync with cloud by default. Does this mean, that all my photos, including secret ones, were silently sended to Samsung??????
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Samsung S7 camera low quality pictures, and crashes with non-stock rom?

On my friends Samsung S7, which I just flashed with Resurrection OS, he's having a really weird thing with rear-facing camera. It almost seems like there is an effect on or something. Take a look at ...
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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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S7 charging problems

Apologies if this has been answered already. I searched and found many variations on this issue, but nothing that applies directly to my situation. At first, I thought my old off-brand cable was to ...
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How do I stop a specific WiFi network from turning on WiFi automatically in Oreo

Background: With my Samsung Galaxy S7 finally updated to Android Oreo recently, I got the option to turn on WiFi automatically when in places where I frequently am. This is a great feature, which I ...
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Samsung S7, Wifi keeps disconnecting

I've searched around, and so I can ensure that this is not a duplicate. Smart Network Switch is off Keep Wifi on during sleep Wifi works excellent for other devices Wifi disconnects randomly even ...
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Can share pictures from gallery with facebook friends but not group.

My wife told me she was able to share pictures from her gallery directly to a group on Facebook. Since a few weeks, the group option does not show up as a share target anymore. Only time line and ...
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NOTE TO SELF messages are not saved

If I use the Google voice command :note to self, it works and saves the message "using Gmail" but I can't find it when searching on a unique keyword in the Note : gmail Google Keep Google search ...
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I can't remember my passcode!

This seems like a generic question, but I can't find answers anywhere! I have my older Galaxy S7 which I'm trying to retrieve photos and texts from. Unfortunately, when it rebooted, it asked for a ...
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How to know power consumption at the moment?

From time to time my Samsung Galaxy S7 is starting to consume a lot of power, turns hot and eats 10% of charge in minutes. If I have less than 10% charge, it kills itself even if on external power. ...
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How do I change or remove the white Verizon boot logo on a rooted Samsung Galaxy S7

I really hate how bright the Verizon boot screen is and I'm hoping I can change it. Is it possible? I'll try to post a picture of what I'm talking about but this is the first time posting on here from ...
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Disable notification animation delay animation

Scenario is following: Phone is locked, screen in blacked out Pushing power button / home buttom enables the lock screen Main lock screen wallpaper is visible After ~~200ms delay list of ...
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Samsung S7 Downloaded Photos are Corrupt on PC but view OK from Android Gallery. Issue started after Android internal storage got all full

So I usually take videos and photos and then get a message from Camera app that I can't use the app anymore since phone memory/ram is full. I usually connect to PC and download and delete from phone ...
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How can I use volume control to adjust font size in messaging app on Galaxy phones?

I previously had a Galaxy S7, and while I was in the messaging app adjusting the font size could be done by manipulating the volume controls. Now I have a different S7 and this doesn't work for me ...
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How to enable VoLTE in Samsung Galaxy S7 in india…?

I have a galaxy s7 bought from uae.I need to enable volte services for reliance jio in india. It was having android noughat 7.0 uae version. I tried to install indian version noughat 7.0 which gave ...
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How to remove swipe to unlock when using smart lock feature? S7 Android 6.0.1

I never use "swipe to unlock" feature on my phone so I don't want it to be the default screen when I use smart lock. Whenever smart lock feature is enabled and activated, this is what the phone asks ...
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Where to find my “note to self”?

I'm using the Android "note to self" command. It says it executes it with Gmail. But I can't find my notes. when I VIEW NOTES, it just takes me to Gmail. But when I search Gmail I can't find a message ...
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How to skip the upgrade to Oreo

My Galaxy S7 downloaded the Oreo upgrade, and now a notification persists in my status bar and every now and then it pops up asking me to upgrade. I don't want to upgrade. Is there a way to skip ...
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Does the Samsung Galaxy S7 Universal Unlocked Model (SM-G930UZKAXAA) Have FM Radio?

Does anyone know if the SM-G930UZKAXAA model of the Galaxy S7 has FM radio or not? I've read one review saying that it doesn't, but the review was quite old and the S7 was supposed to have its FM ...
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Notification bar too dim on Galaxy S7 with Oreo

Last night my Galaxy S7 got an update that included upgrading to Oreo. I don't know whether the problem is specifically because of Oreo or if there was something else in the update that caused the ...
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Badges without Notifications

My Galaxy S7 was just updated to Android 8 - Oreo. I get that one of changes in Oreo is tying the App notifications to the App Badges (e.g. your "unread messages" on the app Icon). However, it seems ...
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Disable notification spam at end of do not disturb schedule

I'm using a Galaxy S7 with Android 8.0.0 and Samsung experience 9.0. At the end of the do not disturb schedule all my notifications come through at once. All I hear is just the notification sound ...
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How do I simulate menu button on Android 8?

So far I've used the Assistant Menu on my Galaxy S7 as recommended in this question, but after a recent update the assistant menu no longer contains the old menu button. The "long press" suggestions ...
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Checkbox for outdoor brightness in Samsung Galaxy S7

I had a Samsung Galaxy J7. It was great when I walk outdoor because the brightness can be adjusted marking a checkbox in the notifications bar Recently I switched for a Galaxy S7, unfortunately, this ...
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Bad root on Galaxy S7 needs unrooting

So I'm not sure exactly what happened, but Dr. Fone by Wondershare seems to have messed up my root. I'm on a Galaxy S7, Android 7.0 with Nougat. My phone is acting like it's rooted (VoLTE icon and "...
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Samsung S7 Android 7.0 Alarm going off at old alarm time?

I have a Samsung S7 with Android 7.0. A few weeks ago I had an alarm of 7am. I removed this last week, but every day the phone alarm goes off at 7am. Anybody know how to fix this??
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how to solve an S7 battery drain, possibly the OS itself after latest AT&T update

After an AT&T update, my Samsung Galaxy S7 Active battery rapidly drains while using the device. Even on the charger the battery level goes down, just not as fast as when not on the charger. The ...
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PC (randomly?) stops seeing Samsung Galaxy S7 until reboot

Two months ago I opened a similar thread (click) but now the problem's gotten worse. Please bear with me, I know there are a lot of threads about the same problem but I've tried everything suggested ...
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How to stop the screen from locking when on a Skype call

When I am on a Skype call my Samsung Galaxy S7 the screen locks, so if I need to go off mute I need to unlock the phone. Is there any way I can stop the phone from locking when I am on a Skype call?
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Unable to make calls after clean flash, mobile data working [LineageOS 14.1, Galaxy S7 SM-G930FD]

I just flashed the latest stable official Lineage ROM for S7 Duos (SM-G930FD), using the following process 1.Boot to TWRP recovery 2.Wipe everything except external SD (contains zips) 3. Add ...
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New android phone retrieve google calendar reminders

I got a new phone because my old one is destroyed (never to return). I am trying to get back the reminders I set myself using the google calendar app on my samsung galaxy s7 edge. The reminders would ...
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Red light/laser came out of back of s7 phone?

Was taking a selfie and pressed the back of the camera on the phone, and a red light or laser came out from there is this normal ? Can someone Clarify what this is ?
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Galaxy S7 tells me it is a Galaxy S7 Edge, but it's not

I recently bought a used Samsung Galaxy S7. Everything works, but when I logged in with my Google account, I got an email notifying me that I logged in from "Galaxy S7 Edge". I checked the IMEI and it ...
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Select my own ringtone on Samsung s7 but only Sound picker is available

I can select only Sound picker as source for my own sound files when choosing ringtone. Right before I could select Google drive and some more. How can I get the choice back? TL;DR When going ...
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Two instances of Facebook seem to be running. S8

Been having this issue for quite some time on my S7 but as I was going to be upgrading I left well alone until.... Well..... issue has continued to my new S8 If I open Facebook and see whatever might ...
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Google Play Services - Android wear mobile data usage

I have a limited data plan (4GB) which is normally fine for me as I use around 3GB monthly. This month I have got an android watch and realised that the Google play services has used 1.4 GB of data. ...
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Show more notifications on lock screen?

Like seriously, how can I show more than 5 notifications, I've enabled the setting to show more, but still, I have like 20 notifications an hour, I'm missing lots.. I want to show it until my lock ...
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How it happens that I can take a picture by voice on Samsung Galaxy s7?

On my Samsung Galaxy S7 I can start camera application and then if I say "take picture" (in Russian) it automatically presses shutter button. Who does this? Camera application itself? Where I can ...
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No “Encrypt Phone” option on Android 7.0 Samsung Galaxy S7

In order to sell my Samsung Galaxy S7, I want to clear it of all personal data. I did a full factory reset thinking this would do the trick. But, after the full factory rest, I read this online ......
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transferring music in play store from old email to new email

How do I transfer existing music in my Google Play store account from an old email to a new email address?
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Google Maps, copying GPS coordinates, getting plus codes

This question explains how to get the GPS coordinates How can I copy GPS coordinates from a marker in Google Maps app? I did all that but I come up with a "plus code", this doesn't work for me. How ...
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Why can't my Galaxy S7 send and receive messages simultaneously?

So I've had my S7 for several months now, and by and far the most annoying thing is that it can't seem to send a message while simultaneously receiving a message. Way too often I'll be texting back ...
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How can I use Activity Manager to request alerts/notifications/etc via ADB?

I am working on a project where I need to provision a large batch of phones (Samsung S7/S7 Edge, unrooted, no SIM, if that's relevant) for use in the GearVR at a semi-public event. I need to disable ...
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How to unlock glitching fingerprint service forcing me wait for 30 minutes?

Samsung Galaxy S7 fingerpring is glitching: if my finger is wet or dusty, it is trying to detect this case and provide special processing for it. Unfortunately, it can't detect this well and this ...
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How do I toggle “Do Not Disturb” via ADB?

I would like to enable Do Not Disturb on a phone via ADB. I have located the settings namespace and key which controls Do Not Disturb: adb shell settings put global zen_mode 2 But when I run this ...