How to Turn Off Automatic App Updates on the Samsung Galaxy On5

You might discover that you want to turn off automatic app updates on your Galaxy On5 if the device happens to install an update at the wrong time, or if you were specifically avoiding an updated version of an app due to a known issue, or your preference to use a specific feature in an […]

How to Turn Off Animations in Android Marshmallow on a Galaxy On5

If your Samsung Galaxy On5 is feeling a little slow, or if it seems to be lagging when you are trying to open an app or menu, then you may think it is due to a lack of storage or memory. While that might be the case, there is another setting that might be enabled […]

How to Enable Ultra Power Saving Mode on the Samsung Galaxy On5

If you have ever tried to turn on the flashlight on your Galaxy On5, then you may have noticed that there were some additional options on that menu that slides down from the top of the screen. One of those options allows you to turn on the ultra power saving mode on your Samsung smartphone. […]

How to Enable App Installation from Outside the Google Play Store on a Samsung Galaxy On5

The default way to get new apps on your Samsung Galaxy On5 is to set up a Google Account, sign into it, then use that account to download apps from the Play Store on your device. This is great when the apps that you want to use are in the Play Store, and you can […]

How to Use the 24 Hour Clock on the Samsung Galaxy On5

Your Samsung Galaxy On5 can display the time in one of two different ways. The first option, which is the one that is probably currently enabled on your device, uses a 12 hour clock format. This means that 1:09 PM would look like this:   But your Galaxy On5 can also display the time using a […]

How to Enable One Handed Operation on the Samsung Galaxy On5

The Samsung Galaxy On5 may not have as large a screen as some other popular mobile devices, but it is a big enough device that some users will have trouble using it with one hand. This can make it difficult to use while walking, or sitting at a desk while you write something with one […]

How to Turn Off Amber Alert Notifications on the Samsung Galaxy On5

Most cell phone manufacturers include the ability for their phones to receive different types of governmental alerts. The Samsung Galaxy On5 is no different, and you may have even experienced one of those notifications if there was an AMBER alert in your area. But these alerts can be very loud and jarring, which could be […]

How to Manually Update the Samsung Galaxy On5

Smartphones, like computers, run on operating systems. The operating system on your computer is probably either Windows or Mac OS X, while the operating system on your Samsung Galaxy On5 is called Android. The Android operating system shares many similarities with computer operating systems, including the need to update as problems are fixed and new […]

How Do I Stop the Screen from Rotating Automatically on a Samsung Galaxy On5?

The screen rotation on your Samsung Galaxy On5 allows the device to automatically switch between portrait and landscape orientation based on the way that you are holding the phone. Certain activities on the device lend themselves better to certain orientations, so the ability to make this change as needed is very useful. But in some […]

How to Turn Off Touch Sounds on the Samsung Galaxy On5

There are a lot of incidental sounds that you might hear as you use your Samsung Galaxy On5. There are different sounds for phone calls and text messages, and even sounds that play when you connect your charger, or lock your device. One other sound that you might have noticed is a sound that plays […]