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Android: External SD Card storage size

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 Active SGH-I537. I let it format my Samsung Class 10 SDHC 64 GB card. It used exFAT format. I then transfered my MP3 collection to it, which is about 34 GB. When I finished, ...
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How do I encrypt Samsung 840 SSD with Bitlocker?

I need help encrypting my Samsung 840 Evo with Bitlocker. Here is my hardware: Samsung Evo 840 500GB hard drive (firmware EXT0BB6Q) Asus P8z77-v motherboard (BIOS v. 2104) Asus TPM chip - purchased ...
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Laptop Wifi freezing router

I have a laptop that I just purchased used. It came with just windows 7 and NONE of the laptop specific drivers. I was unable to connect to the internet to get the drivers, so I downloaded them from ...
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Can't connect Galaxy S2 to PC (Unknown Device)

Trying to connect my SGS2 Android 4.1.2 to PC with Win7 Ultimate & Last Kies (USB driver version 1.5.29.0). Before yesterday phone connected successfully. Now hardware manager says Unknown Device. ...
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Connect Android through active sync with Exchange server

I have troubles connecting my Samsung Galaxy S4 (Android 4.2.2) to our Exchange server using the stock mail app. A colleague of mine also has an S4 and he has no troubles connecting it, using the same ...
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External HD suddenly stopped working

I have (or had) a Samsung M3 1TB drive. Yesterday I removed it and it was working normally, today, I plugged it in, and the LED turns on normally, but the "engine" of the HD not. So, the HD is not ...
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Portable hard drive broken media

My portable hard drive fall on the on floor hard yesterday and stopped working, the hard light is flashing blue but my PC can't see it, i tried it with many machines, but the same , it is not working, ...
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Streaming Windows Media Center to Samsung Smart TV

I was wondering if there was any way in which I could stream shows that I have recorded with windows media center to my samsung smart tv without having to connect and xbox to it, I am very new to ...
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The 3D on youtube dosen't work

I just buy a samsung smart tv with the 3D feature. I also have a DVD that plays 3D movies. It works. But when I am going on Youtube and watch a 3D video, it dosen't work. I get a screen splitted in 2 (...
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How warm should SAMSUNG D3 drive be?

I have an external 3GB Samsung D3 Station 7200rpm hard drive and my SMART diagnostics program (CrystalDiskInfo or HDSentinel) is warning me that the drive is running too hot. The temperature in the ...
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Samsung shuts off on its own

I have a Samsung laptop that shuts off on its own when I use my power cord. I have taken battery out and used power cord only and it shuts off. When I charge the battery and unplug the power cord it ...
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Tails “clone” LiveUSB wont boot

I'll try to be as clear as possible. I did install Tails to a USB, then I cloned it over another USB and thats where the problems started. The "clone tails usb" won't start in my laptop. I did try ...
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Erase all data from Samsung laptop

I am selling my old Samsung laptop which I got in 2009, and I would like to erase all data. When I press F4 and go to Samsung Recovery and choose the restore, it restores my computer to the same state ...
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Can this port be used to connect an external display to laptop?

I have a monitor attached to my laptop via HDMI and want to attach a second monitor. In attached screenshot what type of port is below, the one to left of USB ports ? Can it be used to connect a ...
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Cannot enter the BIOS on a Samsung ATIV Book 2

I bought a new Samsung ATIV Book 2 NP270E5V-K01AE Notebook. It was running Windows 8 perfectly. I downloaded and installed Windows 8.1 and after the installation the laptop just restarts ...
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How to get Contacts from Old Samsung Brightside SCH-u380

Before I got my [current] iPhone, I used a Verizon Samsung Brightside SCH-u380, which I have since forgotten the password for. I now need to get one of the contacts off of the phone, but none of the ...
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Building Custom Kernels for ChrUbuntu on Samsung Chromebook XE500C21

I am trying to build custom kernels for my Samsung XE500C21 running ChrUbuntu. I need kernels that are at least 3.4.0 because I'm trying to run VMWare Workstation. I am running ChrUbuntu 13.04. I have ...
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How to get it in Bios Samsung Series 5 NP530U4CL

I have a Samsung Series 5 NP530U4CL Laptop and I can not get into the BIOS, I have been trying using all function Keys, Tab, Esc, Del and nothing works, can anybody help me? The Model Code is NP530U4C-...
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Why RAM works on lower frequency?

Notebook Samsung RC510 (NP-RC510-S01PL) I have 2x2GB Samsung RAM memory, that are able to work with 633MHz (PC3-10600S). But when I check with CPU-Z I see they are works on 533 Mhz. Notebook is new, ...
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Enabling UEFI mode in BIOS after having set it to CSM mode, and not being able to get back into BIOS

I set my BIOS to CSM only mode after being unable to boot into windows after upgrading it to 8.1 and not being able to boot from a USB stick to repair it. I ended up putting in a formatted SSD, and ...
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Cannot adjust screen brightness (Samsung Laptop on Ubuntu)

None of the answers in this same question worked for me. Does anyone have another solution? The problem is that in reboot screen goes back to 100 per cent bright.
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Connecting tablet to wired only network

Hi techies out there.. I have a wired only network through a hub which connects two computers and two printers the two printers I want to print from with my tablet. I have a Samsung tablet that ...
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I can’t access the BIOS setup using F2 key on Samsung NP270E5V laptop

My Samsung NP270E5V laptop came with Ubuntu 13.04 installed on it, but I cant boot from a CD/DVD or USB flash drive to install Windows 7. Pressing F2 during boot doesn’t take me to BIOS menu so that I ...
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Enable gestures at Samsung Ativ Book 2

How to enable gestures to fully use multitouch in a Samsung Ativ Book 2? Couldn't find solution online maybe some of you had similar problem. I'm using Windows 8.1.
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Can the battery in a Samsung 500T Tablet PC be replaced?

Can the battery in a Samsung 500T Tablet PC can be replaced by a user?
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Samsung Series 3 Laptop won't shut down?

It's been happening for a couple of days, but my laptop won't shut down or restart, it always says I'll lose work and asks to shut down anyway. Even though I still click shut down, it doesn't. Also,...
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Lost Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 [closed]

I have lost my Samsung galaxy ace 2. There is a SIM card inside, i know my number and it still has some battery in it. Unfortunately i left the phone on silent and i don't have any phone tracking ...
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One month old Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook (Windows 8) giving low memory warning, and google chrome crashes

I have no idea about computers, but I know my laptop shouldn't be using 92% of it's memory when all I have open is google chrome and itunes, I have run anti-virus software so there is no virus causing ...
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Integrated Graphics Card driver for Samsung S3511

I had to replace my HDD. I have installed windows and most of the drivers from samsung website(http://www.samsung.com/uk/support/model/NP-S3511-S01UK-downloads) . It looks that there is a driver ...
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Out of 3 partitions on External Hard Drive 1 partition is not accessible

Need Solution for the below problem, I made 3 partitions on Samsung External hard disk using a Dell latitude D 620 laptop long back. I had compressed the 3rd drive using the same laptop. On connecting ...
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How can I clean up toner leaked into my Samsung ML-1665 printer?

How can I clean up the internal parts of my Samsung laser printer ML-1665? The printer was ok, but after stopping to use it for quite too long, it started smudging paper. I thought it was the toner, ...
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Windows drivers for Samsung LED TV as Monitor

I am using a Samsung LED TV (native resolution 1920x1080), as my computer monitor connected through HDMI. The OS resolution is set at 1920x1080 and the NVIDIA driver reports the same. The computer is ...
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monitor going black with vga to hdmi hook-up

I use my Samsung TV as my computer monitor and to do this I had to get a VGA to HDMI adapter. It all works fine except when I'm watching something on the computer (my computer is essentially idle so ...
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Can I use an 8GB stick of RAM on my laptop

I am using a Samsung R730 laptop - http://www.samsung.com/uk/consumer/pc-peripherals/notebook-computers/essential/NP-RV711-A01UK-spec It takes DDR3 RAM. I can't find any specific information on the ...
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Can't scan with Samsung SCX-4216F

I Have Samsung SCX-4216F multifunctional printer connected via LPT port to Windows XP machine. I have installed printing and scanning drivers from Samsung and software called SmartThru 3. ...
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Monitor has corrupted display at power, then fades to black

I have a Samsung Syncmaster 204B that's displaying garbage on the bottom half of the screen at power-up. After a few seconds, it starts to fade to black -- not uniformly, but spreading out over the ...
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Can't access phone util on Galaxy S3 (I535) [closed]

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 that I can't get to connect to my computer. I've tried multiple USB cables (including the default one from the charger) on multiple computers. My next step is trying to ...
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Samsung SSD 840 Pro not properly recognized in bios?

I recently purchased a Samsung ATIV Book 6 laptop, and swapped out the hard drive for a Samsung SSD 840 PRO Series (512 GB). Unfortunately, I can't seem to boot off of it. On the main BIOS screen, it'...
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Does the Samsung NP700Z5A feature a Mini DisplayPort?

These are the specifications of the Samsung NP700Z5A: From these specs, here's a screenshot of one of the port sections: Does the 'Display Port' in this screenshot correspond to a 'Mini Display ...
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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: http://...
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Master code for Samsung laptop BIOS

I set my Samsung password to empty but when saved and exit,I saw that is still has password. I tried old password and new empty password but no difference. it gives em this error when I try 3 ...
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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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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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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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Samsung Series 9 in endless reboot loop

I have a Samsung Series 9 that I needed to do a system restore on. After restore everything looked good so I rebooted it and it went into this endless loop. It shows the Samsung logo, then goes into a ...
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Samsung stuck at boot options screen

I have a np300e5c that's stuck at the boot options screen. It shows two identical Windows boot manager options, I can't get passed this, every time I select one, it just comes back to the same screen. ...
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Disable OS optimization for Samsung Magician

I have a SamSung 830 128GB SSD And have Samsung Magician 4.1 running on Windows 8 x64 Pro. Somehow I keep getting insufficient memory issues in Windows. I have 4GB and cannot upgrade my Dell XPS15. ...
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S19A100N expanding past the end of my screen

I just bought a Samsung SA100 19" monitor (S19A100N). I set my resolution for 1366 x 768 as recommended, but my desktop is too big. Horizontally I see about 2/3 of the desktop. If I move my mouse ...
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Reinstall Samsung OEM Windows 8, No Recovery Partiton or Disk

I have a recently purchased samsung NP540U3C that came with Windows 8 pre-installed. Windows stopped working and the recovery partition doesnt work anymore. I used RWeverything to find the Windows ...