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Samsung Galaxy Note 5

iOS to Android video messages

Howdy... So I was a note 5 user for a couple of months and loved the device but ended up moving away from the company that provided me it for work. With that said, something that...

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3 min ago
Nexus 5X

What do you NOT like about your Nexus 5X?

What do you NOT like about your Nexus 5X? aka - what would you change? Owners only please.

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4 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Samsung pay in Note 4?

Does anyone know if Samsung Pay will be available in older devices with fingerprint Scanner? Is it compatible with normal card swipe machine in the shops? Are they NFC...

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7 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Tab A (8 & 9.7)

Micro SDXC Card, will this work with a Tab A 9.7?

Will it this memory card work in the Tab A 9.7? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820147334

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8 min ago
Android Auto

Voice Response Missing/Muted

I don't know what changed, but the voice response is either missing or muted. When I say, "Play some music," I'm expecting a "Sure. You want to play some music." Instead, I get...

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11 min ago
Verizon

Verizon 'significantly altering' unlimited data?

http://www.droid-life.com/2016/07/20/verizon-unlimited-data-rip-tetherers/ Details are limited atm and frankly, the whole thing sounds sketchy given the relatively recent price...

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12 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Screenshot of iris scanner, s pen features

The Galaxy Note 7 press renders leak and you can pre-order it already - Android Authority Leaks on how iris scanner will work. Pics of s pen features on glance

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13 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S7

Troubles with charging? Could it be your case?

Hey Android users... and this might also be for iPhones too. A lot of new phone cases contain a magnet in them to close them shut. This magnet interferes with the compass in...

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13 min ago
Moto G (2015)

Minimum media volume is too loud on Moto G 3

When I listen to music on my Moto G 3 phone, I like to listen to it very, very quietly (barely audible) because I have sensitive ears and anything louder gives me headaches. I use...

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14 min ago
ASUS ZenPad S 8.0

Zenpad s 8.0 Z580C USB port

Hi all I bought a Zenpad S8.0 Z580C today and so far I'm really pleased with it. I've only had real cheapo tablets before and the Zenpad is a revelation. One question - reading...

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16 min ago
Verizon

[Instruction] How to get a new phone and keep Unlimited Data on Verizon

We all know that we want to keep our unlimited data plans if you are lucky enough to still have one and we also all probably don't want to pay full retail if we don't have to. ...

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18 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S6

Galaxy S6 : Post Pictures Of Your Home Screen(s)

Interested to see how everyone is setting up their new phones.

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18 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Odd "screen overlay" pop up shows up often with some apps, what is it and how to properly select it?

Hi all: i have a few apps that trigger some odd "screen overlay" question and takes me to a selection page. i don't understand what this page does and why it's doing this...

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22 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

love my s7 active!!!

Looks the pics are still awesome!!! Posted via the Android Central App

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23 min ago
Introductions

Hello,have a good time here!

Hello,have a good time here!

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25 min ago
Introductions

Introducing myself

Hi all, First of all i apologize for my grammar, i live in the Netherlands so i Will ake mistake. I am 57 years Old en currently owning a Nexus 9 tablet and a Nexus 5...

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26 min ago
LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition

AW 2.0

Judging from a few different posts, it seems like 2.0 might be something that I can get on my Urbane when it gets back from LG? I kind of want to see how it plays out. I'm not...

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26 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Water damage...

So I just got back from taking my phone on vacation with me to the beach. I used it for maybe 10 minutes each day in the pool and in the ocean for taking photos. Never more than...

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27 min ago
HTC One M8

What are you doing for VoiceMail on VZW?

Now that VZW has done away with visual voicemail, are there any other apps that would provide a similar function?

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28 min ago
Nexus 6P

I continue to be impressed with the 6P!

So, I know I'm preaching to the choir here, and I know that technically this phone is "aging," but man my appreciation for this device just continues to grow. I've had it around...

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28 min ago
Nexus 6P

Screen Overlay Detected - To Change This Permission......6P is messed up

Has anyone got this error message? I'm trying to share a photo via facebook and whether from my gallery app or from facebook. It asks if I want to give FB access to my storage. I...

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29 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Rumor: Samsung could still unveil a flat Note 7 after all

Just read this article. Interesting. https://www.google.com/amp/9to5google.com/2016/07/19/samsung-flat-galaxy-note-7/amp/?client=ms-android-att-us# Posted from Android...

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30 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S4

Wifi won't turn on on Samsung Galaxy S4

The wifi on my Samsung Galaxy S4 is not turning on! In the settings it shows that wifi is turning on but it didn't turn on, also in the notifacation box it doesn't turn on. What...

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31 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

finger print scanner locking me out

so I have the finger print scanner on my galaxy s7edge, works great, but I carry my phone around in my pocket and I guess it try's to attempt to log in after so many failed...

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31 min ago
Moto X Pure Edition

Anybody else sticking with the MXPE?

I was considering moving to the Moto Z, but no 3.5 and smaller display. Also like the front speakers on the MXPE. Guess since the MXPE is paid for and still working well, I...

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37 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 4

New Speed Charge/Battery Status Lock Screen with annoying ads "just appeared" on GN4

So, 2 days ago, a new lock screen "on top of" my regular lock screen "magically appeared" on my Note 4. It shows time/date in upper left corner, and a ... menu in the upper right...

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43 min ago
Nexus 5X

project-Fi Nexus 5X activated on Verizon

My daughter joined project-Fi a few weeks ago and then cancelled. To say the performance and coverage was horrible is an understatement. So she kept the phone and activated it...

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43 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Upgrade to Note 7 from Note 5???

Hey everyone, I really need help deciding weather I should get the not 7 or not. I currently have the note 5 and I am pretty happy with it the only thing is the battery but it's...

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46 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Can I install the firmware of another country on my s7 edge duos?

I have the SM-G935FD made for Indonesia. I want to unroot my phone to get OTAs back by flashing in the stock firmware. However, I can only find the Indian version for the FD...

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50 min ago
Displays

How can I stop my screen overlapping?

So I own a lg G4 and I have now got a problem. So when I swipe down to see the notification bar there are other icon on the bar which I had deactivated. Like the for example I...

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52 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S7

S7 (Verizon) Will Not Connect to PC

Just got the 200 gb Sandisk card, installed it, downloaded all Samsung drivers (plus ADB server) and the computer/phone will not recognize at all. I'm using the stock cable, after...

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54 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S7

S7 not reading SD car photos

I just purchased my S7 (nice phone!!!) and inserted my SD card and it reads 7.45 GB of data which is really only pictures. I back up to Google Photos so I'm not at a loss for my...

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56 min ago
General Help and How To

Phone won't ring sometimes

I had trouble with my old (and I mean old) phone as half the time it wouldn't ring through. I would get alerts though. It happened enough that I got frustrated and upgraded to...

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57 min ago
General Help and How To

how do i fix my missing keypad on Lenovo?

im using Lenovo A369 and the keypad is missing...it won't came up at all.

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59 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Screen keeps turning on and off and beeping while fast charging!

I just bought this phone a week ago. I've been using the fast charger included with it. Every time I charge with the fast charger, no matter if the phone is on or off, the display...

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1 hour ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Upgrading from Note 3 to Note 5 - worth it?

Hi everyone, I received my current Note 3 as a gift around a year ago, and I fell in love with it. Unfortunately though because of my excessive use I managed to damage the system...

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1 hour ago
Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2

Bluetooth Pairing

Greetings, I have a Note Pro 12.2. Model SM-P900. Android Ver 5.0.2. I am having difficulty pairing with a Yamaha YAS 203 soundbar. Here are the details: -turn on...

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1 hour ago
Samsung Galaxy S6

.txt files in my Docs folder, where are they coming from

I will accumulate hundreds of .txt files in my docs folder. The file names look like this, 2435.txt, 26062.txt and so on. Any thoughts on what the heck these are and how...

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1 hour ago
Android 7.0 Nougat

Upset about no dark theme.

I finally decided to give in and install Nougat. I did it mainly to try the dark theme but didn't know they removed it. I heard they said it'll be double the work to have both...

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1 hour ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Note 7 to be shipped to customers on Aug 2?? $700-800 bucks!

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Release Date Details: Early Preorder Info Available As Gold Color Option Surfaces According to this article the price will possibly be in the $700-800...

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1 hour ago
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10-inch

Not able to connect my Tab to PC via USB cable

Hello I'm no longer able to connect my GT-P7500 (10.1 WiFi/3G) to my PC via USB. Works fine with WiFi but this connection has limited features. When I connect the USB-cable to...

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1 hour ago
Huawei MediaPad M2 10

A new tablet from Huawei

The M2 10, a 10 inch screen with 16GB/2GB RAM, and 64GB/3 GB RAM variants. From the blog: Huawei's MediaPad M2 10 will start at $349 | Android Central

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1 hour ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 3

How can i stop the pop up ads? Help please..

Can anyone do me a favor and help me solve this? I am using note 3 right now, i don't know what apps in play store i have downloaded to cause this armor ads and those games apps...

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1 hour ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Will the Note 7 have Gorilla Glass 5?

The announcement of the new version of Gorilla Glass seems like too much of a coincidence to not be part of the Note 7.

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1 hour ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Notification Sound for text message not working

The last day or two I've been having a problem with my notification sound not working when I receive a text. If I turn the phone off then back on it works again. Not really sure...

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1 hour ago
HTC 10

I have both HTC 10 and Nexus 6p but...

This is why I hope Google will not allow HTC to come anywhere near the next Nexii camera processing software. I love HTC for their audio and hardware ingenuity, but they still...

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1 hour ago
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