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Nov 20, 2020, 5:10 AM

Samsung Galaxy a50 software update

I've just downloaded the latest update and for some reason it's disabled the alerts for incoming emails (both the buzzer sound and the visual alert on the home screen). I remember the same thing happening about 12 months ago and it resolved itself in a few days. Any suggestions?

Oct 9, 2020, 3:11 PM


Newby question here: I'd like to activate voicemail on my shiny new Galaxy a11. Googling for advice, I'm told to hit the voicemail icon in Phone app. Catch 22: there is no such icon! At the Phone app screen I see the keypad, the tilted green phone, and three choices: Keypad, Recents, Contacts. No voicemnail icon. What to do, what to do?? TIA for help!!

May 6, 2012, 6:15 PM

Android SMS Transfer


Just got a new Galaxy note, is there a way to transfer SMS to Android from my Nokia phone? Any help would be gerat. Thanks.
7 replies

Mar 30, 2017, 10:15 PM

Galaxy s5 upgrade problem

Has anyone else had a problem lately with a software upgrade?
4 replies

Oct 31, 2018, 12:14 AM

I cannot find a file that I downloaded to my phone


I have a LG AS330 phone running Android 5.1.1. I just downloaded a Youtube video from www.youtubnow.com. At the top of the video, it shows the video location on my phone as: file:///storage/emulated/0/1. I cannot find this location on my phone. Does my phone have to be rooted in order to find this location?

Thank you
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Apr 25, 2019, 3:53 PM

Connector project

Writing to inquire how one can configure the LG Aristo 2PLUS to make images and files available for transfer when connected to desktop

Apr 23, 2019, 4:31 PM

WiFi Mystery

Have the LG Aristo 2 PLUS as a hand me down. Finding that I cannot connect to public wifi. This is a T-Mobile phone.

Launching GOOGLE produces the message: You're Offline... Check your connection... Have checked everything I know to be related to WiFi. Hoping for an informed reply...

Dec 16, 2018, 10:09 AM

Caller ID

I can't see the top three numbers on my keypad display. They are covered up by phone call info what can I do

Aug 16, 2018, 12:46 PM

Survivor aboard fatal good vidya boat accident shares her story

BRANSON, Missouri -- An emotional vigil was held overnight for the 17 people killed when a tourist duck boat capsized during a severe thunderstorm in Missouri. Flowers were thrown into the water where the victims-- many of them children, one just a year old-- lost their lives.
A survivor, who lost nine members of her family, shared what happened when she was tossed into the water.
"I said Lord, just let me die, let me die. I can't keep drowning, I just can't keep drowning. And then I just let go," said Tia Coleman.
Tia Coleman survived the duck boat tragedy in Branson, Missouri - but nine members of her family, including her sister in law, died, according to ABC News.
"She was there with her 13-year-old, soon to be 3-year-old," said ...

Jul 20, 2018, 6:51 AM

What is the best app to find top ranked stock market advisors easily and fast?

When you do a simple Google search, then you will get many search results of the mobile applications claiming to be the best in the market. However, I would suggest that you must follow a cautious approach rather than downloading 1 or 2 apps on your phone and not getting the desired results and feel dissapointed.

Today, we are in the technology-driven world and when you require fast and best advice, then I would suggest you try advisorymandi.com app. Here you will get the right and accurate information by the SEBI registered advisors and I suppose, when you are getting an advice from the authorized persons, then it will definitely help you a lot, especially when you are a first time investor.

I am trading in the stock market for almo...

Oct 27, 2016, 7:31 PM

Unsuccessful reset

I can't get my phone to do a factory reset it keeps coming back to encryption unsuccessful...what can I do to get it back to normal
4 replies

Aug 3, 2016, 2:46 AM

How can I transfer all my games to a new phone?

Hi guys;
I've played a lot of android games on my Samsung, but now I got a new one and I want to move my games (all the data are still remained) to the new phone. How can I do that? Does it require any special equipment?
Thank you in advance?
2 replies

Mar 13, 2018, 6:17 PM

I have a question about my display screen


I have a ZTE Avion Trio phone running Marshmallow 6.01. I currently have 3 display screens for my app icons. Below the display screen are 3 circular buttons. When I first got my phone, if I was on screen 3 and wanted to go to screen 1, I would just press the middle circular button and the display would move to screen 1. But now for some reason, if I press the middle circular button, it moves to screen 2. How can I adjust my settings so that when I press the button, it moves back to screen 1?

Thank you
1 reply

Mar 25, 2018, 8:50 PM

Why can't I install an update of Google Play Services?

Every time I tried to do an update of google play services it only gives me a notification saying "package file is invalid" or "cannot install update". Also, even my gmail, hangouts, and other apps related to google are all not working. There's a problem with the update made on the google play services. On the comment side of the said apps whenever I opened it on my Play store there are lots of complain regarding the installing of that app.

May 18, 2016, 6:21 PM

Samsung Note 4 Crashing Repeatedly

What's going on with the Samsung Note 4 and other Samsung Galaxy phones starting to crash and reboot repeatedly? A lot of people are reporting the problem but noone has a legitimate fix for it as far as I can tell. Anybody know any details about this?
1 reply

May 25, 2017, 2:30 AM

How to download old version of Plans vs Zombies Game?

Hi everybody,
As title, i want download old version of Plans vs Zombies Game. I searched on Google but did not have? Who has the link?

Jan 28, 2017, 10:21 PM

Which Android Apps best for SEO?

Hello experts,

I am a newbie here and eagerly waiting to know about apps for android which helps me in my Small business.
Me and my Friend "Gustavo Woltmann" just start a new eCommerce site for buying and selling unique articles, my question is "Is there any android apps which allow continuous posting our ads to different sites?" If yes please suggest those names. This will be a great help for us.

Also please mention the apps name which we can use for SEO and tracking google rankings.
Have a nice day 🙂

Dec 17, 2016, 11:28 AM

Watch Bein sport TV channels in my phone

Now I am using an mag box 254 to watch Bein sport in my TV. I would like to do the same in my Galaxy Note 4. Does anyone know which app I can use?
1 reply
Rista Brown

Nov 19, 2015, 2:09 PM

Top 10 Best Phones 2016

After covering the whole year of new smartphones which is 2015. Today, PhonesMag decided to provide you with the best phones 2016 which will discuss TOP 10 best phones in 2016. As a matter of fact, these new upcoming phones in 2016 are from different companies such as Apple, Samsung, HTC, LG … Here in this article we will discover their specifications and barely price and many more and obviously their pictures and names (Kidding). At any rate, this article about top 10 best phones 2016 will be comprehensive and also updatable. Are you ready to discover the best smartphones in 2016? Let’s go!!

1- iPhone 7

According to Bgr website, the new Apple iPhone 7 will have a screen with the full area which is for the first time on the smartphones...
2 replies

Dec 22, 2016, 8:24 PM

Blu Vivo XL

I need to know what size sim card this takes thanks: if it Micro or what ever
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