SOLVED: How can I Block International Calls When Travelling on a Samsung Android Cell

“Call Barring” is a setting used mostly by international travelers and parents to control their costs by disabling some inbound, outbound and long distance calling capabilities.  You can set a password on these rules so that your kids (or employees) can not change your rules. As you can see in the screen shot of the Samsung Galaxy S6 CALL BARRING screen to the right, you can easily block: ALL OUTGOING CALLS INTERNATIONAL OUTBOUND CALLS INTERNATIONAL…

SOLVED: Samsung Android Calls Going Straight to VoiceMail

Having your Samsung S6, s5, Note, Note II or other device send calls directly to voicemail can be caused by several things, most of which are easily resolved: CALL REJECTION IS TURNED ON: Start your PHONE app Click MORE (or three dots icon) in the top right corner of the screen (or the OPTIONS/MENU button on older devices) Click SETTINGS Click AUTO REJECT LIST Remove any numbers in the list BLUETOOTH IS CONFUSED: If all of…

SOLVED: What Does WIPE THE CACHE PARTITION Do On Android Devices Like the Galaxy S6

If you have problems with your Android device including the dreaded Black Screen of Death you may be told to WIPE THE CACHE PARTITION.  On a Samsung Galaxy S6, you can do this by: powering off the device press the VOLUME UP + HOME  + POWER buttons all the same time and HOLD THEM DOWN release only the POWER button when the device vibrates release the other buttons when the ANDROID SYSTEM RECOVERY screen appears using the…

SOLVED: How to Sync See Edit TASKS On a Samsung Galaxy S3 S4 S5 or S6

Modern Samsung Android devices do not have a dedicated TASKS app.  The short answer is that TASKS now appear in a tab in the S PLANNER Calendar app. How to Sync, Edit or View TASKS from Outlook on your Samsung Galaxy Product (S3, S4, S5, S6, Note,…) STEP ONE: Turn on Syncing ‘Sync Task’ is on by default, but you might want to check all the same: Go into EMAIL (Yes, Email) Click the menu button (bottom…