Author: inka

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 – setup portable Wifi Hotspot and change password

I want to use my Galaxy Note 2 as a mobile Wifi Hotspot in order to connect my Laptop with the Internet. The Wifi password can be changed within the settings of the Wifi configuration. Therewith no other user can connect to the Wifi Hotspot. Here is a short description how to set up a Wifi Hotspot for your Galaxy Note 2: Step 1: Go to settings / more settings (within Wireless and network) [sam_zone id=”2″ codes=”true”] Step 2: Choose Tethering and portable Hotspot   Step 3: Activate “Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot” with moving the button to the right side....

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Samsung Galaxy S3 hide pictures, covers, videos in Gallery App

I do not want to show all of my pictures and videos in the Galaxy S3 Gallery app, as it is getting very confusing. Especially I do not want to see all the mp3 album covers as those are already shown in the mp3 player. I searched a lot in the settings of the standard Gallery app but I could not find a good solution. That is why I installed the free QuickPic App from the Google Play store where you have a lot of possibilities: 1. Hide videos In order to hide in the Gallery of QuickPic all...

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Transfer and sync music, photos and videos to Galaxy S3

Samsung Kies offers the possibility to transfer and sync music, photos and videos from your PC to the Samsung Galaxy S3. I will describe how I synced my MP3 collection, pictures and videos to my SGS 3. First of all you have to install Samsung Kies on your PC. Samsung Kies can be downloaded from the official Samsung website here.  Afterwards I connected my SGS3 with the USB cable to my laptop and I opend Samsung Kies. After a few seconds the GT-I9300 was recognized by Samsung Kies. Im Reiter Synchronisierung gibt es im unteren Teil bei Multimedia die Auswahl...

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Samsung Galaxy S3 Kies sync with Outlook

I use Samsung Kies to synchronize my outlook calendar, contacts and to dos with my Samsung Galaxy S3. First of all you have to install Samsung Kies on your PC. Samsung Kies can be downloaded from the official Samsung website here.  Afterwards I connected my SGS3 with the USB cable to my laptop and I opend Samsung Kies. After a few seconds the GT-I9300 was recognized by Samsung Kies. [sam_zone id=”2″ codes=”true”] Update 11th of October 2012 (Kies version 2.5.0.12094_28): Samsung release a new update of Samsung Kies that provides a couple of new features that I will explain. After connecting the...

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Sync Samsung Galaxy S3 with Outlook using MyPhoneExplorer

After my articel about synchronizing Outlook contacts, calender, tasks and notes with my Samsung Galaxy S3 using Samsung Kies I wanted to test a different software to sync Outlook data. So I choose MyPhoneExplorer to test the synchronization of Outlook data with my Samsung Galaxy S3. 1. Download and install MyPhoneExplorer First of all I downloaded the software MyPhoneExplorer here and installed the software on my PC. The software is for free. 2. Link your Samsung Galaxy S3 with My Phone Explorer After installing MyPhoneExplorer on the PC I used an USB cable in order to link my SGS3 with...

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