What Is System Volume On Android?

You frequently need to adjust the system volume on Android, whether you want to tone down your ringtone so it doesn’t disturb you, or want to have the volume up to keep an eye on urgent messages. The system volume is the volume you can adjust on the device, including the volume of your ringtone, … Read more

Android “Open With App” Not Listed [Solved!]

When tapping a link or file in Android, the link opens either in a specific app or in the default browser (e.g. Chrome). Normally, an “Open With” dialogue will show a list of apps you can open the link with. However, you may experience the Open With dialogue not showing up. “Open with app” may … Read more

Where Are Wallpapers Stored in Android?

Wallpapers can be fun to play with, especially live ones! Android phones come with dozens of wallpapers. Where are wallpapers stored on Android? On your rooted device, go to data/system/users/0 for the stock wallpapers. If the wallpaper is not there, go to system/framework. There should be an APK package inside which will be the wallpapers. … Read more

Do Pictures Transfer With SIM Card?

A SIM card (SIM is short for “subscriber identity module”) is a small removable card that your carrier uses to identify you to allow you to make calls, send messages, and more.  If you transfer your SIM to a new phone, your contacts and other data will transfer with it, but do your pictures transfer … Read more

How Long Does Call History Stay On Android?

The call history on your Android phone stores and lists all the calls you’ve made and received and provides more info like call duration, date, and time. You may have wondered at some point how long your call history stays on your phone. By default, the call history on an Android phone is limited to … Read more

Which is better, buttons or gestures? (Android)

Most phones today have a home button. However, ever since Apple removed their home button and Samsung allowed users to turn off navigation buttons and use navigation gestures instead, there’s an ongoing debate about which of navigation buttons or navigation gestures is better. Some users feel buttons are a quicker and more intuitive way to … Read more

How To Turn Off RTT On Android?

Many Android users find that the built-in RTT (Real-Time Text) feature often interferes with voice calls by getting accidentally turned on during a call. How do you turn off real time text on an Android phone? Go to Phone app > three dots > Settings > Accessibility, toggle off “Real-Time Text (RTT) Call”. If you … Read more

Is It Safe To Allow Apps To Access Your Storage? 

Whenever you install a new application, it will commonly ask for permissions to access things like storage, phone, SMS, and more. Google introduced permissions in Android 6 (Marshmallow) to support and protect user privacy. Google treats certain permissions, such as storage permissions, as “dangerous” or “risky.” In that case, is it safe to allow apps to … Read more

What Happens If I Disable Chrome On My Android?

Some Android users wish to disable Google Chrome primarily due to privacy as Chrome collects user data without warning, including in Incognito mode, and has motion sensors active by default. There are also common performance issues associated with Chrome. What happens to your phone if you disable Google Chrome? If you disable Chrome, it will … Read more