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Questions tagged [samsung-knox]

For questions regarding the Knox enterprise mobile security solution for Samsung devices.

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Error in Galaxy tab a: 'Unable to restart your device. Verification failed' after supersu

I own a Galaxy tab a 10.1 with s pen (2016). I flashed via odin, twrp 3.1.1.0 and the system booted fine. Then I flashed the last version of SuperSU and since then the system doesn't turn on and I get ...
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Security - Samsung official service forces ROM reflashing after battery replacement - how can I make sure that the ROM is 100% clean/stock?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S7 whose battery got a little bit worn. I want to replace it under warranty, but I'm a bit reticent because the official Samsung service will also reflash my ROM/firmware/etc, ...
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Secure folder password input not working

I have setup my secure folder few months earlier on my Samsung C5 PRO, today when I opened up secure folder it asked for the password that i set while setting up the secure folder. But when i click on ...
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Unlocking Samsung Knox with Bottom 3/4 of screen broken

So here's the issue, I can only see the top 25% of the screen on my Samsung Galaxy S7 edge as the remaining screen has gone blank due to accidental damage. I have managed to enable USB Debugging and ...
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When was KNOX efuse introduced?

I realy want to root my samsung j7 (2016) phone and flash custom roms on it. I know it has knox but i am not sure is it the one that can be reversed by triangle away app or it is efuse that can not go ...
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How do I move or install normally-public apps to Samsung KNOX?

I want to get the Dumb Ways To Die game into KNOX. However, there's no Play Store, Galaxy Apps or just in general any app store of any kind or brand and there's no option in the Settings to move apps ...
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Cheating KNOX by cracking stock ROM certificate

I had some thoughts about KNOX and the fact that flashing stock ROM doesn't trip my KNOX flag. I did some research about the topic and I learned that KNOX checks ROM file's certificate or something ...
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How can I verify my phone's Bootloader, OS, and ROM haven't been tampered with?

I just purchased a Galaxy S7 for a really cheap rate... and it makes me wonder if the phone has been hacked in some way. I know the phone supports Samsung Knox, and am new-ish to Android overall. ...
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How to remove apps from Knox

I have a Samsung galaxy s7 edge 32gb. Recently I found out that out of the 32gb at least 8gb is being used by apps inside Knox, not knox itself, but apps inside it. So How can I delete apps like ...
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Will Samsung Pay still work on the Gear S3 if you root your Samsung phone?

Specifically on a Note 5 5.1.1. Knox IS tripped, but I'm hoping I'll still be able to use Samsung pay on the watch since you install it as an applet using the gear app rather than the actual Samsung ...
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Removing Knox and SElinux

I am having problems setting the kernel to permissive (SElinux). I have already tried the setenforce 0 command with terminal but it immediately goes back to enforcing as soon as I set the setenforce 0 ...
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Google Keyboard settings occasionally reset to defaults

From time to time, Google Keyboard settings are reset to default with no apparent reason. It is frustrating and time consuming to set those settings again and again. Especially if you use device for ...
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Will Samsung Pay still work on the Gear S3 if you root your Galaxy phone?

I currently own a Galaxy Note 7 which is running the stock ROM (from T-Mobile) and has not been rooted, yet. The only major reason I have not rooted the device is that doing so will consequently ...
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Verifying device integrity. Galaxy Tab S2 9.7"

I wanted to root my Galaxy Tab S2 9.7" LTE (SM-T815Y) and I have spent the better part of my night doing the following. (I have never rooted anything before) Got a img of autoroot from some site and ...
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Trouble accessing Samsung Knox & resetting the password

I seem to have locked myself out of Samsung Knox (on a Galaxy Tab S2 - I've used samsung-galaxy-tab because there doesn't appear to be a tag for the S2 tablet yet). I hadn't used my tablet for awhile....
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Android for work with KNOX 0x1

I have a device supported by Android for Work (Samsung Note 4, Android 6.0.1) but the security policy will not install saying "there is a custom OS installed". Device security status is "Official", ...
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reset knox password

I had installed Samsung Knox on my galaxy note 3 and now I have forgotten its password!! It is not very clear what should I do, in order to reset the password. From the login page https://my....
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How to recover the files in KNOX mode after I have rooted the device ?

Samung S4, Android 4.4.4 I rooted my device, and now can't access the files in KNOX mode. Should i unroot it or what ?
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What is the point of having KNOX?

I'm about to use Odin to root my S4 running 5.0.1, but I'd just like to know, what is the point of KNOX and is it really important? I know it's not just the software I'm not authorized to use, and it'...
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Is there any downsides to rooting the tab s?

I was recently given this stunning tablet from my company I work for, in the hopes that it could be turned into an offline development platform. I have been looking at alternatives to gain this setup ...
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Root vs USB ADB

As root is triggering knox, I would like to ask: Can I do everything root does through USB and ADB terminal? What are the things I won't be able to do that root gives me?
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How to root the SM-G900F Android 5.0 without tripping KNOX?

I know the Galaxy S5 can be rooted without tripping knox on Android 4.4. but that "bug" has been fixed by Samsung, and the developer of TowelRoot won't fix it because he works by Google now. So ...
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What are the current rooting options for Galaxy S6?

I've sort of been following the development scene for the A6, enough to know that there are multiple rooting options, each with their own pros and cons. What are the current ways people are rooting ...
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Samsung 6 edge stuck

When I plugged in my edge it made a couple of funny noices as if the charger doesn't make proper contact, then it just freezed on a blue screen with a down arrow, underneath it says "Downloading Do ...
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Can 'Triangle Away' reset knox counter to 0×0?

I have a galaxy s5 duos (SM-G900FD) and my knox counter olis triggered to 0×1 (4) (due to some rooting and blah blah..) is it possible to reset knox to 0×0 with triangle away of any other method?
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How to see if Knox is tripped on Samsung S6 Edge?

I would like to check whether the Knox counter is now 0x1 on my phone. I booted into download mode, but I see nothing there to tell me. How can you check the state of your Knox counter on a Samsung ...
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Samsung KNOX is not working

I'm having a problem with my Samsung Galaxy S4 GT - I9500, it isn't rooted and has the official Lollipop ROM. Whenever I open KNOX and select setup and press next, it closes and displays the error: ...
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Knox official warranty statement from Samsung

I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 (N9005), and it has a problem with GPS. It's definitely a hardware problem, as I changed the software and did everything, software-wise, to fix it, but no use. I would ...
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What are the advantages of enabling or disabling Samsung KNOX

I've rooted my Samsung Galaxy SIII Neo Android device by following this XDA Developers link. I would like to know what Samsung KNOX is, and what the advantages of enabling it / disabling it are (as ...
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Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 root knox?

I see directions for carrier based versions of the galaxy tablet, but none seem to mention the particular one that I have(a wifi only sm-t230nu). they also mention Knox, but I cannot tell if it is ...
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Can Microsoft Exchange Activesync in Knox container still wipe my device

I set up my work email account (which uses Microsoft Exchange Activesync) on my personal galaxy s4 (gt-I9505 running 4.4.2) under the Knox container (version 2.0). If the Admin tries to remote ...
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Will Rooting through Kingo Brick the device?

If you have Knox installed in your Samsung device and you try to root the device using Kingo root app will it brick your device ?
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Can I flash system.img.ext4 without unlocking bootloader or void KNOX warranty?

I understand that: The secure boot process checks signature of bootloaders, kernel and rootfs, but not /system partition. The Samsung KNOX e-fuse is set to 1 when any signature is bad. Tools such as ...
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Does rooting void s4 warranty if the thing that is wrong is not the fault of rooting?

I have a galaxy s4 from AT&T with knox on it. And I just want to root (no custom roms) but if my phone breaks or something I don't want to void my warranty because it's rooted. So is my warranty ...
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Does kingo root trigger knox on s4?

And also I plugged my phone in but kingo root won't recognize it and it says connection to server failed
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Does rooting (but no custom roms) trigger knox's void warranty

Does it make Knox's "void warranty" = 0x1
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Is CyanogenMod Installer compatible with my Note 2 after updating it to Android 4.3?

Can I install CyanogenMod on Samsung Galaxy Note 2 after I updated it to Android 4.3? Will knox interfere? How can install it using the installer of CyanogenMod or with the conventional way?
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How to make SELinux permissive on a Knox Samsung device?

I have a Samsung note 2014 which I rooted following this tutorial. However I now have problems with SELinux which (apparently) is preventing me from installing a Linux virtual box. I backed up and ...
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Samsung Knox - Keyboard Problem

I was wondering if anyone would be of any assistance to me. I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 (Google Edition) smartphone. I have recently setup KNOX for business use, and safely connecting to servers etc. ...
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What are the consequences of flashing a modified rom with Knox enabled bootloader on a Knox enabled samsung phone?

For instance I want to flash OmegaROM v21 on my Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-i9505. OmegaROM v21 is a modified Samsung edition of Android 4.4.2 Kit Kat. According to the information in the xda-developers ...
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Will upgrade to Android 4.3 with Samsung Knox make my s3 impossible to root?

So my Galaxy s3 has finally offered to upgrade to 4.3. I've heard Android 4.3 contains Samsung Knox which I have heard is a security feature that will make it impossible or at least really risky / ...