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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?
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Why this driver cannot start? [closed]

What does this mean? Is it my Samsung Galaxy 1? I'm having trouble with connecting it with Samsung Kies. When I start Samsung Kies, this is what happens when I connect the phone, it loops forever ...
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Samsung 530U3C clean system installation

I have bought Samsung 530U3C notebook with i5-3317/12GB RAM/500GB HDD/24GB ExpressCache/Windows 8 preinstalled. I would like to install my own clean version of Win8. But I would like to preserve ...
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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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Second monitor's resolution not on maximum with micro HDMI

I got a Samsung NP900X3A Ultrabook (http://www.samsung.com/de/support/model/NP900X3A-A01DE) with Intel® HD Graphics 3000 and an external Samsung SyncMaster SA450 24" screen. I plug the external screen ...
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What are these weird graphical artifacts?

I have a Samsung Series 7 laptop. It has the hybrid Radeon 6750M/Intel graphics. I've been getting weird artifacts sometimes now. They even happen in Lubuntu (in VirtualBox). It sort of looks like it ...
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Slow copy operation to Samsung 830 SSD

I have a 128 GB Samsung 830 SSD installed on my Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit machine. I tried to copy a folder from my C: drive to the SSD drive. And I have found out that copy speed is very slow. ...
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How to fix an SSD

I have a Samsung 128 go SSD : MZ5PA128HMCD-01000. When I'm using it : there is always I/O errors. I tried to secure-erase it. But it is impossible to create a new NTFS (or any filesystem...) ...
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What is behind Samsung's Magic Color technology?

I wonder what algorithm Samsung uses for its Magic Color technology and whether it is possible to achieve the same result by manually adjusting the monitor's brightnass, gamma, colors etc.
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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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ACPI events delayed or not logged in Linux

I have a samsung ultrabook (NP530U3C) that is not working good with ACPI events: lot of ACPI events randomly stop to be logged on kernel messages either in acpid logging. the lid closing is ever ...
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Two USB Folders Appear when connecting Samsung Infuse USB

I am trying connecting my Samsung Infuse to MAC and Win7 Machines. What I often see is a folder shows up after connecting that says NO NAME It contains only a few folder ANDROID, DCIM, LOST.DIR, etc ...
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Do GSmartControl Built In Self Tests Work With Modern SSD? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a S.M.A.R.T. for Flash Drives? Does GSmartControl built in SMART tests work with modern SSDs? How can I test a SSD's health? Does Samsung provide a utility?
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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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Samsung Series 5 - Maximum RAM support

What is the maximum amount of memory that the Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook can support?
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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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Shrinking windows and recovery partitions on the samsung new series 9

I just bought a samsung NP900X3C, and as I was going to install linux, I noticed the windows partitions and recovery partitions occupied a major portion of the disk. The disk is a 128 GB SSD, and I ...
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Samsung “Smart stay” for Windows laptop

Samsung uses technology named "Smart stay" on their Android devices (Samsung Galaxy S III): It waits till you're asleep: the screen maintains a bright display as long as you're looking at it. ...
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3D LED TV stuck in 3D mode [closed]

We have a Samsung UN46C6900VF 46" 3D LED TV and the image is displaying double views. We tried changing the cables, powering it off (unplugging it as well), resetting the picture settings, changing ...
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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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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 to get rid of touch and hold feedback circle on Samsung Tablet

I've got a multitouch app running in the web browser on a windows 7 tablet. Part of it's functionality requires touch and hold (single touch). The app already has it's own feedback indicator for this ...
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Can't enter the BIOS on Samsung laptop after installing Fedora 17 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install BIOS on samsung laptop Since changing the OS on my laptop from Windows 7 to Fedora 17, I've been unable to enter the BIOS. I need to change the boot order ...
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“A disk read error occured” after installing Windows 7 from Samsung System Recovery Media on second disk (new SSD)

I have Laptop Samsung RC730 (NP-RC730-S02PL). I bought second disk - SDD OCZ Agility. I wanted to install Windows 7 from Samsung System Recovery Media which I got with my laptop. I also noticed that ...
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Samsung NP530U3C hdd upgrade

I am about to buy myself a 13"3 Samsung NP530UC ultrabook but the 500 gb (5400rpm) hdd + 16 gb ssd combo just freaks me out. I was wondering if there is a possibility to upgrade that to ssd drive ...
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samsung kies 2 won't connect to my samsung galaxy 1

I previously had some problems with Samsung kies but I eventually could get it working: How to enable my Samsung kies ...
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Samsung 633-NW monitor flashing after upgrade to Windows 7

I have a computer with a Samsung SyncMaster 633 NW and Windows XP. Now I updated my OS to Windows 7 32-bit. My driver CD was not compatible with it. When I selected the screen resolution, my ...
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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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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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Notebook with NVIDIA Optimus not switching video card in games

I have a Samsung RC720 notebook with Intel Integrated Graphics and NVIDIA GeForce GT 520M. As you can see it has two video adapters and Optimus is supposed to switch between them. But when I choose ...
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Cannot install USB driver for my Samsung Galaxy S Plus

I cannot run my Android Application on my Samsung Galaxy S Plus. I followed the guidelines on the Android Developer site. The first time I tried this I was able to select Device Manager and in the ...
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I am getting this message from my Samsung ML-1666 printer “end of life, replace with new toner cartridges - 1043S(MLT-D1043S)”

I am getting this message from my Samsung ML-1666 printer "end of life, replace with new toner cartridges - 1043S(MLT-D1043S)". Also, when the toner is attached, a red light beneath the printer's ...
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On syncmaster - why does “auto adjustment” and “screen” in the menu are disabled

On my Samsung Syncmaster 2330, the following menu options are disabled: picture -> auto adjustment picture -> screen Why is that?
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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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Connect Samsung Galaxy S to LAN through computer?

I want to connect this smartphone to Internet through computer connection. Is that possible? The smartphone and the computer are connected with USB. HTC for example has this option in settings menu ...
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Define max available RAM size

Is that possible to determine maximum memory (RAM) size on my computer? As you know there are a lot of mother boards that do not support memory beyond some upper board limit. I would like to increase ...
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Windows 7 Professional or Ultimate for a netbook? [closed]

I would like to give my netbook a nice boost in performance. Thus, I'm considering upgrading my Windows 7 Starter Edition (which came along with my Samsung NP-N220 netbook and is really slow) to ...
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Tell Lion to Ignore Device

Host machine: OSX Lion. Guest Machine: Windows XP inside VMWare Fusion. I have a Samsung modem that I am trying to upgrade via VMWare Fusion (upgrade software is Windows only, my computer is running ...
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Samsung R700 Replace Power Jack

I am purchasing http://www.rolta.co.uk/new-samsung-r700-laptop-power-jack-pin-socket-dc-connector-34735-p.asp because of a defective power jack. To replace this is it easy to do? Or will i have to do ...
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My monitor made a noise and is now dimmer - can I repair this myself?

I have a Samsung SyncMaster T190 LCD monitor which I've had for about 5 years. It hissed slightly then went dim (readable but the top half of the screen is less bright). I'm pretty sure that after 5 ...
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SmartTV connected to a Client Bridge mode Router is invisible to the network

I have a Samsung SmartTV (UE40D5700) and I want to connect it to the internet. Since it has no built-in WiFi, the only commercial option Samsung gives is to buy their own wifi bundle (70$) (no other ...
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Samsung Series 7 Chronos Fan Runs Constantly on Ubuntu 11.10

First off, I'm a Linux Noob - I successfully installed it on an older laptop, so I went out and bought this Samsung series 7. After dual booting Ubuntu alongside Windows I noticed the fan would ...
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How can I ensure my Samsung Series 7 is actually using the Radeon switchable graphics?

I have a Samsung Series 7 with the Radeon 6750M switchable graphics. The ATI software lets you force programs to use the dedicated card. However, I'm not convinced it is actually ever using it, as the ...
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Samsung ML-2850 Series Printer & Win 7 - Miscellaneous and Vague Errors

I could bore you all to tears with an elaborate story of my hardships, but here's the deal: Small office (15 users) Windows 7 Professional Samsumg ML-2850 Series Printer Printer shared on a server ...
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kies update SAMSUNG_USB_Driver_for_Mobile_Phones.exe.cab version 2.1.1.1124_17 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is this Kies update taking too long? I have been updating my Samsung kies for the past 6 hours. The file size for the update was indicated as 65424 kb. I have ...
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Getting Synaptics trackpad to send actual scroll-wheel events

I have a laptop (a Samsung Series 9) with a Synaptics trackpad, and I have Windows XP on it. One of the nice features of this trackpad is that it allows you to scroll by placing two fingers on the ...
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Samsung Series 7 Chronos Ubuntu HDMI external display support [closed]

Does connecting external display to Samsung Series 7 Chronos laptop via HDMI port work on Ubuntu?