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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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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 Kies mode.Current mode not supported on Windows 7

When I try to connect my Samsung Galaxy S1 to a computer running Windows 7, the following incomprehensible messages appears: Reconnect the device in Samsung Kies (PC Studio) mode.Current ...
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Can I share a wifi connection (not 3G) from my phone?

I have a Samsung S3 and a Windows laptop. For some reason or the other laptops don't detect our school's wifi but mobiles do. I want to know if it is possible for me to share the wifi from my ...
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Problems connecting Samsung mobile phone

I have Samsung GT-E1200 and I am trying to connect it via USB cable to my PC. I looked at the Samsung page http://www.samsung.com/uk/support/model/GT-E1200ZKABTU-downloads for available ...
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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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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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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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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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Why does my Samsung Chronos 7 not boot anymore after installing Ubuntu?

I was just installing ubuntu on my new samsung chronos 7 NP700Z3C, the laptop was stucked at booting ubuntu so I pushed shutdown button for 5 seconds and turned it off. Now it does not boot. It just ...
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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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Samsung Series 5 - RAM Upgrade

I am looking to install an extra 4 GB of RAM on my Samsung Series 5 (NP530U3B-A01US) and have watched videos on YouTube for the installation. It seems to be too easy to be true in the videos... For ...
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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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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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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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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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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 Data Migration software isn't working

I just bought a Samsung 840 Series SSD. I am in trying to migrate my data from my current laptop's HDD to the SSD. I am using the Samsung Data Migration Software, however it is not working? I am not ...
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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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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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Samsung laptop: data recovery after system recovery

I have Samsung np550-p5c laptop. After purchase I shrinked Windows partition and created second one for my data. Yesterday I tried to recover Windows with native F4 recovery. Recovery went well except ...
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How do I disable the right click on my Samsung Series 9 trackpad?

Every time I click in the bottom right region on my trackpad, it's interpreted as a right click. This is annoying me to no end. I looked through the mouse settings in Control Panel, but there seems ...
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Samsung Syncmaster SA300 - no display

I bought a Samsung Syncmaster SA300 and it worked perfectly for a couple months. One day when I turned my system on all I got was the "check DVI" message. The LED screen was functional, but no signal ...
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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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How do I boot my Samsung laptop from a CD/DVD?

I have a Samsung Series 3 laptop and want to boot from an Ubuntu Live CD. When I press F10 to pull up the BIOS/boot configuration, I don't get an option to boot from the CD. Similarly, in the BIOS, ...
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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 ...