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Aug 11, 2012, 10:14 PM


does anyone have a fix/work around for the USB problem?
SAMSUNG Electronics Co., Ltd. - Other hardware - SAMSUNG Mobile USB Composite Device

Neither my desktop nor my laptop will install the USB driver for the phone, getting very irritated! can't sync with Outlook, cuz the phone isn't recognized, nor with sbcglobal.net calendar.

please, oh please someone help me.
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Feb 18, 2013, 2:37 PM

ring tone apps not reading sd card

iam not able to get any ring tone makers from google play to read my sd card. all the songs that i have are from cds that i downloaded on to my pc and then to my phone. sd card is new and properly inserted... music player reads songs just find....

Dec 23, 2012, 9:19 PM

Making Galaxy Express ring LOUDER

I think I heard somewhere that it is possible to jack up the volume for ringtone on incoming calls on Galaxy Express . . . but I can't find any documentation in the online manual. I already have volume level as high as it can go, but can't hear the phone ring at all . . .needs to be louder.

Have any ideas?

Dec 23, 2012, 9:17 PM

import my own ringtones

I created a ringtone on my midi system and imported it into my old AT&T phone - I believe maybe as MP3?

Can't find anywhere in online manual for Samsung Galaxy Express with instructions for downloading this ringtone from my computer . . . or from my simcard - also cannot find instructions on how to download to my simcard.

Seems like everything I need to know is very hard to find - not liking this manual very well.

Nov 28, 2012, 4:56 PM

Poor battery life

I purchased two of these phones from ATT, one for me and one for the wife. Both phones have horrible battery life. We both leave the GPS off unless needed, Wifi only if we are at home and only turn on when we need to use it.

If it was consistently poor then I could live with that. But it's not. Battery will last almost a full day sometimes, then crap out before noon the next day after a full charge. Even is usage patterns remain the same.

Downloaded the JuiceDefender app and that helped somewhat.

I'm going to try and take them back. Maybe check out the LG Optimus or the comparable new model from HTC.
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Dec 9, 2012, 5:57 PM
over in the "Samsung Details Premium Suite for Galaxy S III" discussion:

Any Other Devices Getting This Update?

For example...the Sidekick 4G? 🤤

Dec 7, 2012, 1:44 PM


I upgraded myGS3 to the 4.1.1 and now I can't connect to my WIFI it keeps asking for a password. Can anyone help me?

Dec 7, 2012, 12:43 PM
over in the "Samsung Details Premium Suite for Galaxy S III" discussion:


Verizon customers can expect the Premium Suite in the Fall of 2015, just after the SGIII JB update!
T Bone

Dec 4, 2012, 7:47 PM
over in the "AT&T Offering Android 4.1 Jelly Bean to Galaxy S III" discussion:

4.1 can block calls?

Is that only on the G S III? Because I'm running 4.2 on my Galaxy Nexus and I have never encountered such a feature.
3 replies

Dec 4, 2012, 10:04 AM
over in the "AT&T Offering Android 4.1 Jelly Bean to Galaxy S III" discussion:

That's odd...

Wonder how much crap-ware they added that made it so it can't update OTA. Since the Sprint version got an OTA.
4 replies

Nov 26, 2012, 1:40 PM
over in the "Apple Seeks to Add Six More Samsung Devices to Lawsuit" discussion:

Just wow

I'm surprised they haven't added Samsung TV's to the mix. Oh wait, they only seem to be going after devices that are in direct competition with them. People can say what they want but, if Samsung wasn't their direct competitor in hardware, i doubt Apple would be doing this. At least, not on such a large scale.
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Nov 26, 2012, 11:50 PM
over in the "Apple Seeks to Add Six More Samsung Devices to Lawsuit" discussion:

What The (insert choice of explitive)!

Apple is like that chic on Maury that got drunk at a party can't remember quite what had happened and now is parading an entire line of devices, making all kinds of absurd claims, clogging up the court dockets, subjecting everyone to undue test and scrutiny just to get a check. ..

Geesh Phone Baby Mama Drama

COME ON APPLE! Is this really worth the damage this is doing to your once in foul able BRAND? Have you checked the pulse on your Net Promoter Score? There are several consumers out there that will never buy an Apple product not because of your build quality but for this court room BS..

Oct 25, 2012, 3:41 PM

Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)

Anybody know when AT&T will issue the Jelly Bean update?

Oct 17, 2012, 12:49 PM
over in the "Samsung: Jelly Bean for GS3 Up to Carriers to Distribute" discussion:

Wha?? No Sidekick update??

😲 😲 😲 😲
6 replies

Oct 17, 2012, 10:27 AM
over in the "Samsung: Jelly Bean for GS3 Up to Carriers to Distribute" discussion:


for the Swype keyboard! I hate the android keyboard on the gs3 with a passion.
1 reply

Oct 15, 2012, 10:30 PM


I have Cox internet at home.
I am trying to set up email on my Galaxy S III.

I can receive email but cannot get any to send.

Has anyone else had this problem?

Sep 18, 2012, 12:40 AM
over in the "AT&T's Enhanced PTT Targeting November Launch" discussion:

All things for all people

Seems ATT is trying to make use of a service that has not done to well for them in the past. It will be interesting to see how these other features will make their service as good or better, than Sprint's.

http://www.engadget.com/2012/09/17/atandt-to-battle- ... »
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Jul 6, 2012, 2:22 PM


Any word on when this bad boy will be out in RED??
2 replies

Jul 19, 2012, 11:43 AM

"the first memory card slot supporting up to 64 GB"

>>the first memory card slot ADVERTISING supporting up to 64 GB


I've had a 64Gb SDXC card in my GT-i9100 Galaxy S2 for over 6 months already. Every version of the S2 should support any 64Gb card as well.
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Jun 20, 2012, 11:42 AM

Over Heating with a Phone Case

I have a question about new S3.

What type phone case is the best for prevent the phone for over hearing and protecting the phone when drops, oopies and accidents?

Have two phone case in mind.
1) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJ-X5WJtmH8
Genuine Samsung Galaxy S3 Mesh Vent Case Video.mp4

2) Samsung Galaxy S3 Defender Series by OtterBox.com
http://www.otterbox.com/Samsung-Galaxy-S3-Defender-S ... »
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