If your ODIN is failing to flash or stuck while flashing hidden.img while flashing stock firmware on your Samsung Android devices such as Samsung Galaxy S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S6 Edge, or any other Samsung device, there is a SIMPLE solution.
Are you trying to install Samsung stock firmware using ODIN and getting stuck at fota.zip?
This will happen on newer devices like Galaxy S7 Edge, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S6, etc…etc… The reason why it gets stuck is because you are using older version of ODIN.
For those of you who want custom Android boot animations on your Samsung devices such as Galaxy S4, S5, S6, S7, Note 5, etc…etc…, you will need to use QMG files instead of traditional bootanimation.zip and install them manually into /system/media directory.
“Do Not Disturb Mode” is a mode that lets you control which type of notifications and alerts you want to get at specific times. This feature was first named “Blocking Mode” but then changed to “Do Not Disturb” starting from Android 5.0 and higher.
One of cool features that was introduced in Android 5.0 Lollipop was “Screen Pinning” feature. This feature allows you to lock your phone on a specific screen to prevent from an authorized use.
Samsung has first introduced the “Bubble” touch sounds on Galaxy S3 then followed it on the Galaxy S4, S5, Note 3, and Note 4. It might be really annoying to hear this specific touch sound over and over again especially if you’re fan of Galaxy S or Galaxy Note series or just used to Samsung products. In this guide I will show you how to change that annoying touch sound and replace it with yours! Let’s get started.
Multi-user support is a nice feature that was added to Android smartphones starting from Android Lollipop. Unfortunately Samsung didn’t think it was time for this nice feature to be in its Lollipop-powered phones and tablets. Since we’re talking about Android, there is nothing impossible.
This tool is especially made for Samsung Android Devices and it also supports non-Samsung devices. The purpose of the tool is to backup the EFS folder which contains crucial information about the phone’s IMEI number. Backing up this folder is one of the essential steps to do before trying to update to official stock firmware or custom firmware to avoid from the common problem of getting. “Not Registered On Network“, which corrupts the EFS Partition.
Recovery Mode is a very important in Samsung phones and tablets. Through this mode, you can do the following tasks based on the type of recovery that you have (stock or custom recovery like CWM or TWRP).Stock Recovery: