How to Stop Particular Apps From Draining Battery on Galaxy S10

The developers want their apps to work better and to deliver messages, notifications and various updates with no lag especially when it comes to messengers. Devs don’t want you post low ratings with complaints on Google Play telling “I receive notifications in 10 minutes after my friend sends me a message!” But as developers make their apps more responsive and functional it often leads to a heavy battery drain. Such an antagonism. It is a rather hard thing to make the app smart so that it sleeps and wakes when it is appropriate.

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Get Rid of Opera Mini News and Ads on Android Lockscreen

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Opera Mini browser is a nice app that can help easily and safely change IP to another country to visit a blocked website and save your mobile data when in roaming using its unique page compression feature. But as any freeware app it has a backside – annoying ads and news. Often people cannot understand where those ads on the lock screen came from. Yeah, Opera Mini is able to show you annoying unwanted content and you can be surprised greatly when you are unlocking your phone or tablet. Here is how to disable news option in Opera Mini app settings to get rid of ads and news on Android lock screen and start page within the browser itself. Continue reading

How to Add Another Fingerprint on Galaxy S10

Many users successfully initialize the fingerprint sensor during the initial setup but they don’t understand how to add another fingerprint later. But it is very important to know how to register another one because many of S10 owners will surely want to be able to unlock their phone with thumbs of both hands. Besides that, in some cases you may also need to allow you wife (or husband) to use the same smartphone and be able to quickly unlock it. In this step-by-step guide I will explain how to add another fingerprint on Galaxy S10 / S10 +/ S10e running Android 9 Pie.

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Disk D: is inaccessible. Access is denied on Windows 10 – Fix the Error

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In this article I will explain what you can do to gain access back to your HDD or SSD disk if you see D: is inaccessible. Access is denied in Windows 10. There can actually be any other drive letter instead of D:. Besides the error itself you can notice that your Windows OS is not able even to count the free and used diskspace if open This PC in the Explorer.

You can face the issue if you connect an SSD or HDD from another PC or because someone incorrectly modified access rights in the disk Security options. The error happens when NTFS restrictions of a certain disk or partition do not allow you and even system access it.

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How to Enter the Recovery Mode on Galaxy S10/S10+/S10e

In this guide you will learn to reboot your Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+ or S10e into recovery mode and wipe cache or factory reset your phone. Based on my experience I can say that you should reset your Galaxy once a year to get rid of glitches and also after you upgrade Android OS to the latest version if you don’t want to face the battery drain issue on Android 9 Pie with One UI 1.1.

I advise you to remember the key combination to boot your Galaxy S10 into Recovery Mode because you might not be able to use Google in case if your Android phone is bricked or faced a bootloop.

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