How To Fix Google Chrome Browser Going Slow On Android / Tablets

You may find that the Google Chrome browser goes slow on Androids and Android tablets. To fix the slow issue on Android Google Chrome browsers: Launch the Google Chrome browser Go to Settings (press the Menu button on your Android and click Settings) Click on Developer Tools Untick all options If you go back to […]
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How To Disable Voicemail On Android

If you don’t want to use your voicemail service, you should probably disable it to stop getting messages. To disable voicemail on an Android phone: On your Android phone, click Settings Click Call Settings Click Call Forwarding Call forwarding will be setup to forward calls to your voicemail number when busy, unanswered or unreachable. Make […]
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How To Stop Viber Message Popup Notifications On Android

It’s a bit of a personal security flaw, that by default Viber will show your SMS messages on your phone as a notification popup, even if the phone is locked. To stop Viber popup notifications on Android: Log into Viber on your Android Click the Menu button then More Options Click Settings Deselect New message […]
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How To Stop Viber Showing SMS Messages

When people send normal SMS texts, they are showing up in Viber as well as my Android Messaging service. To stop SMS texts showing up in both Viber and Android Messaging: Log into Viber on your Android Click the Menu button then More Options Click Settings Deselect Free reply with Viber (When possible, use Viber […]
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Invalid Context During Scan – Avast Mobile Security For Android

After updating definitions, Avast Mobile Security gives the following notification: Invalid context during scan. /mnt/sdcard/android/data/com.avast.android.mobilesecurity/files/log/avast-log.txt This is caused by a corruption in the definitions. To fix the invalid context during scan notification, click the Resolve now button, then run a manual definition update (In Avast Mobile Security, click Settings -> Updates -> Check for updates […]
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Android Voice-To-Text Commands

Android has a cool feature that allows you to convert voice to text when sending SMS messages, so you can basically dictate your SMS texts. This is called Android Voice-to-text  and is much faster than typing. When using Voice-to-text, there are a number of commands that you can use to help punctuate your text. Here […]
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