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How to Fix Error 96 Encoding Issue while Sending SMS on Android

Many users have complained of an Error while sending SMS in their Android device, Error 96 which comes with the pop up message – “Messaging – Message not sent, Tap to review the message and try again“. It is usually seen while trying to send an SMS using the built in Messaging App on any

How to Clear Google Play Store Cache and Data in Xiaomi, POCO, Redmi devices running MIUI 11 or later

Most of the Errors which are faced in Android devices are mostly due to Google Play Store Cache or Data being either corrupt or incompatible with the latest OS version or Apps. So fix most Android Errors we ask users to try to clear cache of Google Play Store App which mostly fixes the Error

How to disable swipe up to open Google Assistant or Mi Browser in Xiaomi smartphones

Xiaomi smartphones after being updated to MIUI 10 has got a new annoying feature according to some users – On swiping up from the bottom of the screen, Google Assistant / Search or MIUI browser is opening up. This option was available on Long pressing the Home button, but now has been given on swiping

How to Duplicate or Clone Apps in OnePlus Smartphones

OnePlus comes with its much famed OxygenOS and as all latest Android smartphones comes with a feature to Duplicate or Clone Apps using a feature called Parallel Apps. This feature lets you create a second account of an already installed app to let you login from two accounts at the same time. This is particularly

How to take Screenshot of restricted Apps in Android

Plagiarism has become a huge problem with the rapid increase in number of internet users, to counter the copy paste of unique content many apps have Restricted Screenshots or Screen recording option. This prevents users from either capturing a screenshot or recording on the app, by restricting screenshots and screen recording certain apps like Hotstar,

How to Backup Contacts on your Android device to your Google Account

Google lets you Backup Contacts on your Android device to your Google Account which makes it easier to Transfer the Contacts to a new device. When you Sign in using your Google Account on any new phone, it automatically synchronizes all the contacts and other settings from your old device to your new device. This

How to Download MIUI 12 live Wallpapers for any Android device

Xiaomi announced MIUI 12 which comes with new Super earth and mars Live Wallpapers available for Redmi K20 Pro and Mi 9T Pro, but now you can download MIUI 12 Live wallpapers on any android device. The live wallpaper APKs were released for Xiaomi, Redmi and POCO devices. Linuxct a contributor on XDA-developers managed to

How to Fix Google App is Crashing on OnePlus Phones

Google Apps are one of the most used across the world with millions of OnePlus phones running on Android, Google App crashing on OnePlus phones has been reported recently by many users. OnePlus 5, OnePlus 5T, OnePlus 6, OnePlus 6T, OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7T users have complained of Google App crashing or closing by

How to get Android 10 based Realme UI Early Access for Realme 3 and Realme 3i

Realme had announced Android 10 based Realme UI couple of month ago which was being sent to devices which were eligible to certain devices. The company started rolling out a new update to Realme 3 and Realme 3i update which brought VoWiFi and March security patches. The Android 10 based Realme UI was supposed to

How to Enable and use Three Finger Screenshot in Android 10

Among the various features in Android 10, one of the most useful ones is the three-finger screenshot which can be taken using a single hand. All the other methods need you to use two hands which can be quite difficult at times and requires multiple attempts to get the screenshot you require. The feature which