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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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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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Can I reset a Samsung starter toner cartridge?

I have a Samsung ML-1640 laser printer with the starter toner cartridge (that was in it when I bought it). I also bought a toner refill kit and performed the refill. Worked great for 20-30 pages, ...
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fn key always on when plugged to electricity

I use a samsung laptop on windows 8. When not plugged to electric, keyboard is just fine, if i want to raise the volume I press fn and f8. Otherwise keyboard acts like fn is on and pressing fn does ...
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Restore Samsung Recovery Solution Backup Files (.wcl, .w01) using other software

I know this is a common problem but I can't find a Windows solution online. My wife's computer was not working so we did a backup using Samsung Recovery Solution before doing a full restore as Basic ...
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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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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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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. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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Samsung SyncMaster 2443BWX LCD flickers, flashes, fades out

I have a Samsung SyncMaster 2443BWX LCD monitor hooked up to my Dell Latitude E6410 laptop through the dock. The monitor sometimes would flicker, flash, fade out. It happens very randomly. Sometime ...
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Booting Windows 7 Installer from USB Samsung Series 5

I have a Samsung Series 5 laptop that came with Windows 8 Pre-Installed and a bunch of manufacturer stuff i didn't want. I cleaned the DISK and installed ubuntu 14.04. Now i was trying to install ...
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Samsung Printer Xpress M2880FW 2->2 Copying

Does anyone know if the Samsung Printer Xpress M2880FW printer can do 2 sided to 2 sided copying? Samsung support was not able to answer the question, and I was hoping someone who had access to this ...
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The operating system is not adequate for running samsung kies

samsung kies 3 installation keeps showing this message: The operating system is not adequate for running samsung kies. this showed up when i tried to update from samsung kies 2.6 I have an alienware ...
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Opening a Samsung Kies .SME file on PC Without Access to Samsung Phone

I have searched high and low for an answer to my question. I backed up some SMS files, using Samsung Kies, I no longer have a Samsung device (hence can't restore it, etc.) but need the data from ...
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Google Cloud Print - Samsung CW410 never comes online

I have connected my Samsung CW410 GCP enabled printer to the GCP service. I can see it in my list of cloud printers. However, it never comes online so it won't get any of my print job that are ...
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My Samsung R439 goes off within 5mins after start

My Samsung r439 just go off after start. I can't even get 5min to see emails. Don't know why and first time when it happened I started my laptop and works fine. I thought that because of long time ...
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Samsung Ultrabook Series 5 Cuts out with 50% + battery life left

Initially with 100% battery charge, laptop shows time remaining of around 8 hours. Then with an hour it drops constantly before shutting down without warning when the battery showing around 60% ...
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How to verify whether hard drives are permutable? Samsung sp1614n by Samsung sp6003h or IBM DeskStar DTLA-305030?

How to verify if I can replace one hard drive by another? I don't know exactly the motherboard model.
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Convert .bk file to .sme

I have backed up my Samsung phone with Samsung Kies program. It saved my messages as .bk file that can't be restored by the program because it should be .sme file. How can I change the file's format ...
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Samsung SSD firmware update fails

Samsung Magician checks for new firmware update, finds it, prompts me to install it, I let it do that, then it fails to update. The SSD is an 840 EVO, 250 GB. I'll let the screenshots tell the story. ...
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Samsung Series 6 smart TV and Window Media Centre

How does one stream Windows Media Centre to a Samsung Series 6 Smart TV? I am wanting to show my and play music which is on WMC in my den to my TV in the living room along which the picture slide ...
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2nd Samsung monitor sometimes goes stand-by after Windows-7 restarted

My system is Windows-7 64-bit DELL OPTIPLEX desktop and two Samsung SyncMaster SA850T 27" monitors. Sometimes, every half dozen restarts of Windows-7, the 2nd monitor is black, with its blue LED ...
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Two of My Devices Can't Connect to Wifi but everything else works

I am using the Xfinity Router that came with the Comcast Package. My tablet, (Samsung Galaxy Tab 3) would see the router, allow me to enter the password (not saying that here), but would keep asking ...
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Network connection cuts out for a bit

I'm running the latest version of Windows 8.1 with a Cisco router and a Samsung laptop, and it seems like whenever my computer goes to sleep or shuts down, it fails to reconnect to the network. It ...
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How can Reallocation Event Count be less than Reallocated Sector Count?

I have 5+ years old 750 Samsung SpinPoint F1 HD753LJ and S.M.A.R.T reports very strange values. For a couple of years Reallocation Event Count was 2 and Reallocated Sector Count was 3, but about 5 ...
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Unable to get video from my Samsung laptop's VGA port to display on my projector

I have SAMSUNG RV511 laptop, and it's VGA port seems to not pass video to the projector. When I use different laptop with same cable and same projector it works fine, note that the graphic card ...
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Enable Samsung power plus for laptops

i'm using a samsung NP300V5AI laptop. Which has a samsung power plus feature where they allow you to stop charging your laptop battery when it reaches a certain limit below 100%. According to ...
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How to turn on touchscreen on Samsung ativ book 5

I have a Samsung ativ book 5 laptop that comes with Windows 8 preinstalled. One of the features that this laptop supports is touch screen. It is disabled by default and I've been searching trough ...
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Cannot downgrade samsung laptop 530u3c to Windows 7

I just bought a Samsung 530u3c with Windows 8 installed and I want to revert back to Windows 7. I have created a USB bootable drive with Windows 7 on and tried installing it both on the SSD 24GB ...
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Boot laptop (Samsung NP-RV520-A02IN) using usb memory card reader

Scenario : I have a 2 gb micro sd card that has a live Ubuntu environment setup in it. When I put the card in my phone and boot my laptop using my phone's USB data cable, it works perfectly, i.e. my ...
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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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Samsung SCX-4623FW Scanner Mac 10.7.5

where are the scanner files stored on Mac Lion 10.7.5? How do I access the application in order to use the scanner wirelessly?
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Samsung Series 5 NP520U4C-A01UB FAN won't stop running on Windows 8.1

My Samsung series 5, model #: NP520U4C-A01UB, has a fan that won't stop running. I mean, it runs the whole time that I use the computer and never stops. I have tried fn+F11 but that didn't solve my ...
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Drag lock option is missed after upgrade to Windows 8.1 on Samsung ATIV 9

I have upgraded Windows on Samsung ATIV 9 to 8.1 and updated all software using SW Update after that. Then I realized that Elantech touchpad settings do not provide an option to switch off drag lock ...
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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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Exchange Account on Galaxy Note 3 won't sync Trash folder

I have someone who has their company exchange email account setup on their Galaxy Note 3. All of the folders sync except the Trash. That is to say, that under Outlook on the desktop there are items in ...
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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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Windows 7 Installer - No Keyboard Being Detected

I have a Samsung All In One desktop computer. It's one of the touch screen ones. I am trying to install Windows 7 due to incomparable audio software with Windows 8 - plus I can not stand Windows 8. I ...
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How do I recover damaged photos on a microSD card?

I have bought a microSD card from eBay, and I have taken some photos with my mobile. At the time I could see them, but after some time some of them cannot be opened. 1) How can I still recover them? ...
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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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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 ...