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16 Amazing Android SECRETS, TIPS and TRICKS

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Written by Vishal Singh

Did you know that you can dial back your last caller by just hitting the dial button? If you swipe on the address bar when using Chrome, you can flip between your tabs.

One of the first things people seem to ask when they come over is what is your Wi-Fi password. Now this can get a little bit annoying so as a solution you can go to a website called QR strathcom and enter your Wi-Fi details. This will turn them into a QR code. Guests can scan this QR code and automatically connect to your Wi-Fi.

If you’re ever suffering from signal difficulties. You turn on airplane mode and then turn it off again. Your phone will reconnect to the closest cell tower.

Screen pinning allows you to hand over your phone to your friend and be rest assured that they’re not snooping in your private apps or data. When you pin an application then the person can only use that app. He will not be able to exit to home or do anything else until you unlock your phone again.


Fans of the Marvel Universe might like to try the Doctor Strange. Open your camera and put it into panorama mode. Then slowly move up the person’s body. You need to tell them to move their arms out at once when you reach their chest. Then once more when you reach their throat. This effect worth the effort.

Say you’re using Google Maps to direct you somewhere but your phone’s battery is seriously draining. What you can do is instead of keeping the Maps app open and using GPS and data. Just take a screenshot of your route. They won’t update in real time but if in most cases is still enough to help you find your way.

flashligh as lamp

Something i want to use flashlight of my phone as a lamp. But the problem with it is that it’s a very focused beam of light. So it’s not great for lighting up a room. If you place a bottle or a glass filled with water on top of it though this disperses the light.

Do you know how to find your lost smartphone by using google map.

Try to use some sort of blue light filter. If you’re not keen on shelling out for a specialized screen protector that filters out blue light. Then at least try and use the icomfort mode built into most devices. This will reduce the brightness of your screen as well as the amount of blue light being emitted. If you’re using your phone late in the evening it will help your body better get ready for sleep.

Anyone with a fingerprint scanner should add their fingerprint at least three times. Not for three different fingers but in fact three different angles of the same finger. The reason is that most scanners have a failure rate of about three to five percent. But if you add three versions of the same finger then the chance that at least one of them doesn’t match up with a finger you place on your screen is closer to 1%.

If you have seen the settings of your YouTube mobile app there’s a dark mode. Which not just looks cool but saves battery while also being less strenuous on your eyes.

If you lose your original phone charger. You can use the macbook USB type-c charger. The power that is delivered to your phone will adjust. Depending on the requirements of your device.

You can use SEND ANYWHERE to send pretty much anything pretty much anywhere. You can send photos and videos to your PC. Send contacts to a new phone you’re setting up . There’s pretty much no file size limit. You could send every single song you’ve ever downloaded or every single photo and video you’ve ever taken.

If you want to create a PayPal account. Read this important article. it will help you to create paypal account in an easy way.

By adding an asterisk(#) on either end you can send bold text on WhatsApp.

Use an application called TINY SCANNER to send yourself a scanned copy of your passport to your own email address with some sort of memorable subject header. The image will look like it had been scanned in with a printer. Just having your passport with you wherever you go is a very useful thing.

Surprisingly the fastest way to share a URL is not to try and select it by clicking on it. But in fact to hit the share button after which you’ll see an option to copy URL to clipboard.

Keep your phone in airplane mode overnight for a few reasons: it’ll save power,  it’ll prevent notifications reducing the quality of your sleep and also it keeps cell phone radiation to a minimum. There’s also a potential lifestyle benefit. Something I do is I don’t turn off the airplane mode until I’m at my desk and ready to work. Which means that I don’t spend half an hour in the morning looking through my Instagram feed.

Oh yeah and there is a hidden option to be able to save web-pages as PDF files. Which means you’ll be able to read them offline edit them and send them to anyone else and know that they’ll keep the same formatting. All you do is find a page you want to download and then click print and then saving as PDF is one of the options there.

If you have some awesome tips and tricks for us you can comment below.

All right guys thank you so much for reading and i’ll catch you in the next one .

About the author

Vishal Singh

A tech lover by the mind and a passionate blogger by heart ❤️. Founder of HBJ MEDIA (A tech and Blogging blog). Life Motto: Attempt the impossible in order to improve your work.✌

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