If you fancy changing themes on your Xiaomi phone on a frequent basis, chances are you’ll come across a theme that doesn’t let you slide any where on the screen to unlock. If this happens to you, don’t panic. Simply press the Back and Volume Up button at the same time for a second to […]
How to create SMS templates on Galaxy S5 ?
Tired of having to retype the same SMS messages over and over again ? The Quick responses feature allows you to create templates for frequently send messages, so that you don’t need to type the same message again. Cool ! To create a SMS template: On your Galaxy S5, find and launch the Messages app. […]
How to fix My phone number showing unknown on Xiaomi phone running MIUI V5 ?
When you go to the Settings app > General settings > About phone > Status, do you see the phone number on the My phone number field ? If it appears as Unknown, it means that the carrier hasn’t programmed the number to your SIM card. While Xiaomi doesn’t have the feature that lets you […]
How to filter/customize contact list on Xiaomi phone running MIUI V5 ?
If your Xiaomi phone’s contact list is filled with duplicate or useless email contacts, here is what you can do to shorten the list. i. Display only contacts with a phone number. On your Xiaomi phone, find and launch the Contacts app. Tap the Menu button > Settings > Display preferences. Slide the Hide incomplete […]
How to hide contacts without a number on Xiaomi phone running MIUI V5 ?
Syncing your contacts with Google and other accounts offer up-to-date contact list quickly and peace of mind by having all your contacts backup to the cloud. But, there’s one problem with this approach. Not only you’ll get contacts with numbers on your Xiaomi phone, you’ll also see many contacts with just the email addresses. And […]
How to fix blank/black image uploads on Instagram on your Xiaomi phone ?
Uploading a blank image after taking a nice shot with your Instagram can be very frustrating. If you’re wondering how to fix this problem, please follow these steps: On your Xiaomi phone, find and launch the Instagram app. Tap Tap the Menu button . Tap Camera. Turn off Use High-Quality Image Processing. Note: I’ve tested […]