Make Samsung Galaxy S21, S20, S10 Open Home Screen after Face Unlock (Disable ‘Stay on Lock screen’)

Galaxy S10 Phone Unlocked on the lock screen

Samsung Galaxy S21 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 S21, S20 or recent Note series 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?

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How to Make Incoming Calls Display in Full Screen on Galaxy S21, S20, S10

Galaxy S20 incoming call full screen

Some users prefer when incoming call is displayed in a small pop-up window at the top of the screen that allows to continue reading, typing or browsing. But other Galaxy owners prefer to always see the incoming call in the full screen mode.

While displaying incoming calls in a pop-up is designed to not distract users when they use apps, I often switch to it as I pull out my Galaxy S21 from my pocket by accidentally touching the screen when I receive a call.

Thus, for those who hates pop-up mode here is how to always display incoming calls in full screen on Galaxy S21, S20, S10, S9 and other Galaxy models with OneUI 2 and 3.

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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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How to Enable or Disable the Fast Charging on Galaxy S20, S10, S9, Note

Samsung Galaxy S Fast charging

You may want to disable the fast cable charging to make you battery live longer. If you didn’t know, the faster the battery is charged, the less cycles it can withstand.

That’s why we highly recommend that you turn it off when you don’t hurry and have enough time to charge the battery using a lower current. This will extend the life span of your built-in battery and you will have to replace it much later.

Fast cable charging is enabled by default. But if you disabled it and forgot where that setting is this guide will help you as well.

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How to Stop Apps From Draining the Battery on Galaxy S20, S10, Note

Here are multiple effective solutions to prevent apps from draining the battery of your Samsung Galaxy phone. First you should try to turn off notifications from specific apps to get rid of sounds, vibrations and screen wakes. Then, you can restrict specific apps from working in the background. If this is not enough, turn off or even uninstall some of them.

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How to Register Another Fingerprint on Galaxy S20, S10, Note 10

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 Galaxy phone owners will surely want to be able to unlock their phone with thumbs of both hands.

Moreover, 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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