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Samsung HDD has been stopped detecting

2 days back when I start my Samsung Laptop (2.5years old), it's just showing up the Samsung Start Up screen and stuck. It's not allowing me to enter into BIOS. Upon asking in a local service center, ...
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Samsung Ultrabook Np-530U4C-S01 High Ram Usage

I'm using Samsung Ultrabook Np-530U4C-S01. Here is tech specs. (using Win8, not 7) http://i.imgur.com/qMi1icq.png So when i start my computer it has avg 2.5 GB memory. Here is task manager SS: ...
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Samsung Magician doesn't detect SSD when set to AHCI mode

I just installed a Samsung 840 Pro SSD in my box, NOT as the system drive, but just as a regular HD. I have a Gigabyte board[*] with 6 SATA ports in an Intel controller and 2 additional ones in a ...
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Is there a way to schedule Samsung Magician SSD optimization?

I have been using a Samsung 840 for a half year on my development workstation, and noticed how its performance degrades over time. Windows 7 is supposed to run the TRIM command automatically, but ...
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New Samsung ATIV Book 8 - looking for advice regarding linux installation

I just bought a new laptop, Samsung ATIV Book 8, and I'm now researching how to approach installing linux alongside Windows 8. Unfortunately I have been reading Samsungs have an issue with booting ...
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What software to use to recover data from Samsung HD103UJ HDD?

I have a Samsung HD103UJ 1TB SATA HDD which is malfunctioning, but not a complete brick. If I try to boot off it, the boot takes forever and there is slow ticking sound. If I hot-plug it into a ...
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I am trying to connect my Macbook Pro (Mac OS X - Version 10.7.4) to a Samsung SyncMaster S20B300 monitor.

I am trying to connect my Macbook Pro (Mac OS X - Version 10.7.4) to a Samsung SyncMaster S20B300 monitor. As soon as I connect the minidisplay port into the monitor, it turns it off (puts it in ...
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Does the samsung “battery life extender” work?

I have bought a Samsung series 9 15inch (NP900X4C), and there is an option called battery life extender : Sets the maximum battery charge level to 80% to extend the battery lifetime. Samsung ...
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WPA2 AES connection incredibly slow on new samsung laptop

I bought a new Samsung laptop a couple days ago, and have been struggling with my wifi connection ever since. I believe the problem arises after I install Windows updates from my laptop's factory ...
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Samsung SyncMaster S20B300 “Check Signal Cable DVI”

Am trying to connect my lap to a secondary monitor thru VGA. Lap display is on Extended mode, Samsung monitor powered on and connected lap to monitor with VGA cable. Monitor has VGA and DVI. But ...
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Samsung SCX-3200 how to check what error?

Samsung SCX-3200 has red light on, how to get the information about the error?
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Testing my new 120 Hz monitor

I just got a Samsung Syncmaster 2233 at a local store, and it's suppose to reach 120 Hz frequencies. I plan on using it with Nvidia 3D vision later on, but I don't have the hardware for that yet. In ...
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How to speed up Windows 8 on Samsung laptop?

I just bought a Samsung Series 5 notebook, with Windows 8, but I found it unreasonably slow to reboot and install updates. Last night I waited for 1h30 for it to install 1 update and reboot, when I ...
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Fan off under 90°C

I have a new Samsung PC, model NP350V5C-S06FR. It came with Win8, but I removed it and replaced with Ubuntu 13.04 & Windows 7. In Win7, the main fan does not turn on (i can't feel any air), ...
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Dual-boot (Linuxmint and ChromeOS) on Samsung ARM Chromebook

Two weeks ago I bought a Samsung Exynus 5200 Chromebook. It has 2 GB memory, a 16 GB SSD, an ARM-processor Mali-T 604 and ships with Chrome OS named Snow-Premier GE 8429. I want to work with Linux on ...
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Unable to install Samsung Kies, error -2

Whenever I try to install Samsung Kies on my Windows 8 Pro x64 PC the installer shows the following error: Here's the Kies install log: [Samsung Kies] OnBegin() [Samsung Kies] GetExistFolderPath ...
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Monitor displays fuzzy text on Windows 7

I have just bought a SyncMaster 2330HD and installed it as a second monitor. With 1920x1080 resolution (60 Hz refresh rate) I have two problems: the text appears with a bit of an aura around it. the ...
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What happens if I use a generic wall socket to USB instead of the (much bigger) samsung provided one on my Samsung tablet? [closed]

I have a samsung tablet. It came with a wall socket to USB transformer for charging it, as the port on the tablet isn't a generic port. If I were to use another wall-to-USB charger (which is much ...
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SAMSUNG Monitor - Not Optimum Mode, Recommended Mode 1440x900 60 hz

Samsung monitor of desktop computer is not able to display and show Not optimal mode error Recommended Mode 1440x900 60 hz while I connect it to cpu but it works when i check it from my laptop ...
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Sync photos on with Samsung Kies

In Kies I set as target device folder: Internal memory\DCIM\Camera and set as photo folder to sync a folder on my PC hard disk By clicking the sync button, I see that files go on from PC to the ...
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How can I display an Android Screen on a computer monitor [closed]

I am using a mouse and keyboard with my Android phone, a Samsung Galaxy S3, but I want to use a monitor with it. Is there any way or any programs which allow me to display what is on the android ...
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Control key not working on laptop with Windows 7

All of a sudden the Ctrl key on my laptop stopped working. After a lot of googling I found a solution on a forum: Pressing AltCtrlFn. This seems to work, but after 15 minutes, the Ctrl key stops ...
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What are the disadvantages of not using UEFI boot?

I bought a Samsung series 9 laptop with 64-bit Windows 8 pre-installed and wish to install Linux (probably Ubuntu 13.04 when it comes out ext week, but also considering mint 14). Now there have been ...
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Samsung series 9 is bricked. What can I do?

I had ubuntu running on my samsung series 9. (NP900X4C-A01FR). While I had a few problems, it was running fine. The 2 major issues I had were that my wifi driver was unstable, and a system update ...
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Samsung 32" LCD TV as PC Monitor, resolution problems

I have a Samsung LE32C450 TV connected to my Nvidia 7300LE via the VGA connector. I managed to obtain 1360x768 resolution (after some work, NVidia driver, Nvidia-settings, xrandr, cursing to every ...
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How do you transfer files between Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 and Windows 7?

I was able to transfer photos from my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 to my Toshiba notebook using bluetooth, once. Now nothing I do seems to allow me to repeat the miracle. Anyone know what settings on both ...
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Correct display settings on OS X using VGA switch?

I have an iMac (2011) with a Samsung SyncMaster SA350 connected. I originally connected it using Mini DisplayPort -> VGA. The iMac detected the display and it showed a very clear image. Then I ...
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Is it really impossible to restore the recovery partition on samsung laptops?

I bought a Samsung 900X3C and would like to get rid of the recovery partition since the disk is only 128 GB. But first I want to create a restorable image. However, samsung support says it's not ...
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Is the samsung series 9 silent mode safe?

The Samsung series 9 comes with a "silent mode" : when activated, the fans are stopped (at least on mine, the 15inch version, you cannot hear a thing). I just want to make sure that there is no risk ...
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Uneven printout on the right sight of the page

Recently I noticed a problem with color printouts on my Samsung CLP-315 color laser printer. On the right side of the page there are very noticeable stripes in the printout: I'm not really sure ...
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What Bluetooth File Managers Are There? [closed]

I am looking for software that will allow me to manage the file system on my Samsung Galaxy S3 over Bluetooth. By "manage the file system" I specifically mean to connect to the phone from my computer ...
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Calibrations settings stored in monitor

I recently bought new Samsung SyncMaster S22B300B. Its colors were awesome. To play with its settings comfortably using mouse, I installed Samsung MagicTune. There are two calibration options in it. ...
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Will the Samsung Series 9 models boot from USB?

I'm thinking about getting either one of these Series 9 Models: NP900X3C-A01US - Win 7 NP900X3C-A05US - Win 8 I'd want to do a complete wipe on either one, but what to make certain that the unit ...
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wubi still said files is missing after disable UEFI

after install ubuntu with wubi and select UEFI and csm UEFI is disabled however, wubi still said files is missing do i need to install with wubi again
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How to safely install GNU/Linux distro on a Samsung UEFI enabled laptop

I have already bricked and replaced my Samsung Chronos Series 7 NP700Z3C laptop. I have discussed it in the following question: Why does my Samsung Chronos 7 not boot anymore after installing Ubuntu? ...
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ChromeOS tabs refresh everytime they are opened

If I have two or more tabs open, the tab will refresh every single time that I switch between them, even if I had it open 5 seconds ago. Any ideas on how to stop this?
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What are those hidden contacts on Samsung SSDs?

Over many years and device generations Samsung SSD have featured a set of internal contacts. On the image below, i mean the row of 7 "plated holes" at the top center of the image. Can anybody tell me ...
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Can't complete Windows XP installation on Samsung Series 9

I just bought a Samsung Series 9 laptop, and I want to install Windows XP on it. It's supposed to support Windows XP and there are Windows XP drivers on its product page. I've installed Windows XP on ...
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How to keep a user-defined resolution on a Samsung (T220P) monitor?

I have a Samsung T220P monitor. Sometimes when I design websites, I need to temporarily switch to a low resolution. But the monitor won't let me keep it. There is a message box shown on screen: Not ...
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Force Windows 8 to install older version of driver

Recently I installed Windows 8 in my desktop. It's actually 1440*900 monitor. The motherboard manufacturer didn't provided Windows 8 drivers yet. I guess, they wont as it's 2008 model. I have drivers ...
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Samba shares on dvd Player

Hy my problem is that i wont find the smb shares from my nas (debian / netgear ready nas) on the samsung bd player. When the NAS is browse master, i only can see the shares from notebook on dvd ...
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Why the Samsung Series 5 fn brightness keys are not functioning?

Samsung Series 5 laptops use Fn+F2 and Fn+F3 to increase and decrease display brightness. When I press those keys, nothing happens. I already saw that there is the same question about the Samsung ...
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Samsung SyncMaster 570V TFT turns off and back on about every 10s

My monitor will, about every 10s, turn quickly off then on. This happens even in BIOS. I have searched the web, but I haven't found anything that looks like a similar problem. I'm running a ...
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Samsung 830 Series vs 840 Series [closed]

I am fairly new in the world of SSD. I have a few questions. 1) I have a Dell XPS 14 laptop which I bought 2 years ago. Win 7, Intel Core i7, 8GB Ram, 2GB Graphics. I am wondering whether it will ...
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How to boot Linux on Samsung r425 laptop?

I've tried different distributions and kernel versions. It boots normally from a flash drive and CD, but hangs almost immediately after I select Linux in GRUB when booting from the hard drive. fstab: ...
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Why aren't the Samsung Series 7 fn keys able to change screen brightness?

Samsung Series 7 laptops use Fn+F2 and Fn+F3 to increase and decrease display brightness. When I press the those keys, an indicator appears on screen but no change is made to the brightness. Why?
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Can Kies provide a data connection so my phone can avoid mobile data usage?

I regularly connect my Samsung phone by USB cable to my PC to charge it up, and when I run the Samsung Kies app on the PC I can sync data too. Is it possible for my phone to use my PCs internet ...
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Why does my Samsung 830 make a loud squeal on write? [closed]

Anytime I write to my Samsung 830 (256 GB) SSD it emits a rather loud squeal/coil whine. Any thoughts on what to do besides RMA?
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Laptop power cuts out ~5 minutes in-game

I've had this laptop (Samsung NP700z7c-S01UK - for reference) for a couple of months now, but it has only just developed this problem. The problem does not persist under regular non-gaming use. ...
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Can i upgrade my laptop's screen with a different laptop's screen?

I have a Samsung notebook with a 14" 1366x768 resolution screen.I have found a replacement laptop site that sells Samsung 14" 1600x900 screen with the same connector type. Can this be done?