How to add another input language on Android 7 Nougat

When you initialize your phone during the first startup you select the system language (locale for UI). Android 7 automatically sets it as your input language as well. For English-speaking countries it is usually enough to use default settings and have the single input language. But you might also need to have several input methods. For instance, you might want to communicate with your friends using German while you prefer using English for your work. Here is how to turn off the default settings and manually add another input language (or even several) to your current keyboard on Android 7. The guide works for Android 6 Marshmallow as well. Continue reading

Disable Bluetooth visibility timeout on Samsung Galaxy devices with Android 5

By default Samsung Galaxy smartphones have a bluetooth visibility timeout. This means that if you want someone to send you a file the transfer must be done within 5 minutes since you turn on bluetooth. The same thing with pairing your Galaxy with wireless headset, bluetooth speaker or any other gadget. Here is how to disable bluetooth visibility timeout completely and make your Android phone always visible to all nearby bluetooth devices.  Continue reading