Yes, your Xiaomi phone has a slider that lets you adjust the screen brightness. But, the dimmest level is often still put so much strain on your eyes when reading in the dark. Here’s one way to make your Xiaomi phone dimmer than the minimum brightness level using a 3rd party from the Xiaomi App […]
Are there folders such as Sent, Draft, and Outbox in the built-in Messaging app on Xiaomi Phone (MIUI V5) ?
Question: Where can I see the sent, draft and outbox messages ? Or are there folders such as Sent, Draft and Outbox in the built-in Messaging app on my Xiaomi device ? Answer: The built-in Messaging app groups all sent, received and even draft messages by contacts. This is how the app works, and I […]
How to create a nomedia file on Xiaomi phone ?
A nomedia file is an empty file named “.nomedia”. You can place this file into the folders which you want to tell the media scanner that any media files inside these folders should not be shown in apps such as Gallery, Video and Music Players. For example, you can place a .nomedia file in the […]
How to hide WhatsApp albums from the Xiaomi phone’s Gallery ?
If you communicate and share media files using WhatsApp, you’ll see the following 2 WhatsApp related folders in your Gallery. WhatsApp Video WhatsApp Images If you don’t want everyone to see them, you can hide these 2 folders using either one of these methods: i. Hiding WhatsApp folders using the built-in hidden feature On your […]
How to share your Wi-Fi access using a QR code on Xiaomi phone running MIUI V5 ?
If you want your friends to get connected to the Wi-Fi network you’re currently connecting to, you can generate a QR code and share the Wi-Fi connection information with them. To generate a QR code for the connected Wi-Fi network on your Xiaomi phone : On your Xiaomi phone, find and launch the Settings app. […]
Is there a self-timer in the Camera app of Xiaomi phone running MIUI V5 ?
Question: I can’t seem to find the self-timer option in the Camera app on my Xiaomi phone. Is there a timer option in the pre-installed Camera app ? Answer: As of this writing, the self-timer feature isn’t available in the stock Camera app in the current version of MIUI V5. But, if you have the […]