FIX: OnePlus dropping calls and data roaming

Only 3G and 4G and I only see 0/0kbs going through the network card I’ve had the same SIM card for years and used the same phone for years, until I dropped it…I was then focused on a new OnePlus, a high-end phone for a cheaper price. I was happy with the phone until I … Continue reading FIX: OnePlus dropping calls and data roaming

How to translate paper text in all languages with your phone

The struggles of a foreign country and language barriers fixed with your phone Do you know the struggle when you go to a restaurant in a touristic place and they only have a menu in their own language? Not even in English, looking at you France. Dutch restaurants almost always have menus in different languages, … Continue reading How to translate paper text in all languages with your phone

How to find the connected Wi-Fi password on Android

Let’s find the Wi-Fi password for your connected Wi-Fi in Android I have a OnePlus 8T Android device myself. The screenshots do not always correspond completely with other makes and models. So look carefully at the steps to be able to follow these on your own device. I have hidden all sensitive information related to … Continue reading How to find the connected Wi-Fi password on Android

FIX: Wifi is only enabled when phone is on Android

My screenshots for the wifi settings are from a Samsung device. My screenshots for the dummies tutorial are from a Samsung device. The steps may be different on other branded phones, but in general, the options should be the same. There are 2 tutorials: For the techies.. For the dummies with screenshots included. both are … Continue reading FIX: Wifi is only enabled when phone is on Android

How to turn on sound for calls and vibration off for notifications in Android

I’m turning off vibrations from notifications on a Samsung Device. I’m going to keep the intro short. The fun talk will be below the tutorial as 90% of users don’t come here for my talk.Do you know that from recipes you search on the internet? You have to scroll a mile before you finally find … Continue reading How to turn on sound for calls and vibration off for notifications in Android

FIX: ERR_BLOCKED_BY ADMINISTRATOR in Chromium browsers

Is it Microsoft Edge, or Google Chrome? Please check the Table of Contents before continuing. Did you come here for Microsoft Edge, or Google Chrome? Because if it’s Microsoft Edge, the problem is something entirely else. I got this error in Microsoft Edge (BETA). On Google, I only found solutions for Google Chrome, so that’s … Continue reading FIX: ERR_BLOCKED_BY ADMINISTRATOR in Chromium browsers

FIX: No supported app for this NFC tag Android (Samsung)

What’s causing this? You’ve got your bank card too close to your phone.To resolve this message please go to the next paragraph. I’m going to keep the blog post short. After an update from Android I received the following error message: “No Supported app for this NFC tag.” I had never had this before and … Continue reading FIX: No supported app for this NFC tag Android (Samsung)

FIX: My Android device battery draining and showing me ads

I’ll give you a hint: Peel Smart Remote. I gave my old Android (Samsung) phone to my mother.She came by today with her phone and said that the battery is going really fast and that she occasionally sees advertisements. The first thing that comes to mind is ‘why do I give her such a phone’ … Continue reading FIX: My Android device battery draining and showing me ads

FIX: Error launching Android Studio No JVM installation found

Android Studio and Java Virtual Machine, the basics. JVM means Java Virtual Machine and it can be used to execute certain codes in type bytecode JVM then converts this to other values. As a developer you do not have to develop a custom script to do this.During the testing of one of my applications, I … Continue reading FIX: Error launching Android Studio No JVM installation found

FIX: PANIC: HOME is defined but could not find Emulator file in $HOME\.android\avd

Android Studio and Emulators. I try to occasionally make my own app in Android Studio to earn some extra money, unfortunately this has not been successful yet and I probably missed the train nowadays. I wanted to try one of my Android applications on an emulator, but I got the following error message: An emulator … Continue reading FIX: PANIC: HOME is defined but could not find Emulator file in $HOME\.android\avd