How to Power Off or Restart Galaxy Note 10/10+

How to Power Off or Restart Galaxy Note 10, 10+

New Power Button Functions on Galaxy Note 10/10+

If you own a Galaxy Note 10 or Note 10+, you might get surprised at the fact that you can’t power off or restart your phone using the Power button. What?

But this is true. Now you can only use this key to turn the screen on and off, lock the phone, power on the phone from the off state and … call Bixby.

In Note 10/10+ Power button is Bixby button at the same time. And if you hold it when your phone is on, you will open the Bixby assistant – no matter how long you will hold it down.

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How to Update Galaxy Apps Without Samsung Account

Samsung Galaxy File Manager

In this simple guide we will explain how you can check for updates and actually update native apps on your Galaxy device without logging in to Galaxy Store and without having Samsung account.

The only “but” is that you have to open Samsung apps one by one and check each of them for available new version.

Update 2022. This option seems to stop working for new versions of Samsung apps. You will be either way taken to the Galaxy Store app.

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Ringtone Playing but The Screen is Off – Fix Call Issue on Galaxy S10, Note 10

Galaxy S9 turned off screen

Here is what to do if your Galaxy S10, S9, Note 10 or any other phone running Android 9 with One UI keeps the screen off when somebody calls you.

I faced the problem after June 2019 update on my Galaxy S9. The thing is I use Do Not Disturb mode almost all the time to silence callers that are not in my Contacts (I configured the DND feature to ring calls and messages from numbers that are in contacts).

Everything was okay but, after I installed the update the behavior of my phone changed. When my wife called me I noticed that my Galaxy S9 now plays ringtone me but the display remains completely turned off.

I have to manually wake my phone, unlock it, then pull down the shade and tap the Phone app banner to bring it to front. It goes without saying that these steps are very inconvenient and make no sense. Keep reading to know how I fixed the problem.

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“No Service” on Samsung Galaxy S10 & S20 – How to Fix LTE Connectivity Issue

Here is all we know about “No Service” notification and LTE data connectivity problem on Galaxy S10/S10 Plus at the moment.

I face the “No Service” error every single day and Galaxy S10 won’t detect the network until I manually reboot it. I mean, I can’t neither make a call nor can’t receive a call until I restart it.

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How to Change Lock Screen App Shortcuts on Samsung Galaxy S20, S10, S9, Note

change app shortcuts on Galaxy S10 lock screen

In this guide you will learn how to change Lock Screen apps on Galaxy S20, S10, S9, Note running Android 10 and 9 with One UI.

Phone and Camera are the default apps that show up on the lock screen of Samsung Galaxy S10, S9 and other modern Galaxy models. You can launch them quicker right from the lock screen by swiping from left and right corners respectively.

But you may want to change default apps to those you use most often. And here is how to do it on Android 10 Q and 9 Pie with One UI.

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Galaxy S10 Stops Playing Music on Screen Lock – Fix Spotify and Radio Playback

The Problem

The problem looks like the following: Spotify, Google Play Music, Radio or any other music player app stops playing in about 2 minutes after Samsung Galaxy S10 (S9, S8), Note 10 gets locked. Here’s how to fix on Android 9 Pie.

There is an aggressive mechanism of power saving on Android 9 Pie and Android 10 Q. The operating system tries to put every other app to sleep to prevent the battery drain.

But when it comes to audio players (and Spotify in particular) such extreme power saving behavior can turn out to be excessive and stop music playback after a few minutes (automatic screen lock by timeout) or even after a few seconds (if you lock your screen by pressing the Power button).

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