Galaxy S10 owners often complain that they need to swipe on the screen after they successfully authorize using the face unlock feature. Here is how to make your S10 take you directly to the home screen after you face unlock it. What’s the point of doing extra movements, especially if they don’t boost the security?Continue reading
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.Continue reading
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.Continue reading
I enjoy Huawei’s EMui very much! One of my favorite features in this UI is gestures. In particular, it is very handy to take a screenshots using three-finger gesture instead of pressing and holding some key combination. And when your phone has 6-inch screen it is especially important. In this guide I will show how to enable the feature on Huawei phones like P20/Pro/Lite, Mate 20/Pro/Lite, Nova 3/3i, Honor View series, etc.Continue reading
In one of our previous tutorials we explained how to clear the whole call history. But sometimes you may want to delete a single caller from the recent calls list but you don’t want to clear the whole log. For instance, you wish to remove the phone number you’ve dialed by mistake because you don’t want to redial it once again. It is obvious that you won’t add it to your contacts with a name “Stranger. Don’t call” 🙂 That’s why you need to remove it from your Recents. In this guide you will find how to delete a single call record from the Recent Calls log on various phones with different Android versions and UI skins: Pixel, Galaxy, Huawei/Honor, Xiaomi/Redmi and Meizu.Continue reading
Some time ago you could not tweak this on Galaxy S devices but Android updates thankfully brought us an ability to customize a lot more settings on your phone.
In this guide we will explain how to change the order of navigation buttons on Samsung Galaxy S9, S10, Note 10, 9 running Android 9 Pie with Samsung One UI. At first glance, this seems nonsense, but these little tweaks help make using the phone more enjoyable.