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    Help How to turn off loud Amber alerts (Acclaim)

    My girlfriend's Acclaim just scared us. Very loud Amber Alert. How may we turn off the sound of the alert and still get the alert ? Second best = stop receiving these alerts. I was able to turn of the audio alert on the LG Motion, but not the Acclaim.
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    Help email signature

    How do I remove the email signature that says "Sent from my.Samsung"?
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    delete android os and get puppy linux

    I want to know if there is a way to delete my phones os and set up a bootloader to boot from sd card, I think it would make a perfect mini computer. Its a samsung acclaim and I want to know if the phones have that capability
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    Root Trying to Flash ROM

    I have a Samsung Acclaim, and am new to customizing my phone, although I am very computer savvy so I can understand the lingo so to speak. I am trying to flash the ROM of my Acclaim. Phone has already been rooted, and works alot better since using Root Uninstall to remove some programs. I was...
  5. D-U-R-X

    Root ATR Sticky Update

    :We Need Your Help!: We've noticed that the root sticky for your phone has been a little neglected and needs some updating. Please contact us to let us know which are the current, up-to-date root related threads & guides for the Acclaim? You can contact us through...
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    Pop-up letters (iPhone like) have stopped

    With the Andriod KB on the Admire my keyboard letters used to pop-up until today. The pop ups might have been induced by a Apple keyboard download. How can I make the letters pop up again ?
  7. D-U-R-X

    Acclaim FAQ's

    This is a work in progress and, as such, if you feel that there is anything that needs adding, please PM a guide or start a thread in Private Chat With Staff with your suggestions. Many thanks :) 1. General Android phone FAQ's? 2. How can I improve my battery life? 3. Are there any Acclaim...
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    sms on unactivated phone

    a friend of mine gave me his old phone because he got a new one. i have wifi in my house and the phone has wifi so whats the best app to use to send texts and picture messages? the phone isnt activated so all the apps that require you to give them a number wont work (obviously lol). i tried...
  9. scary alien

    Root Samsung Acclaim: All Things Root Guide

    *** Important Note *** Since this is a new root guide for your all-things-root sub-forum, we need your help to populate it and keep it organized with the best and most relevant information. Please contact (by PM) your favorite Guide, or drop us a note in the private chat section if you have...
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    Help Home Screen

    I accidently moved an app to my home screen, I was trying to get it to open so I was pushing on it and I slid it from the "hidden screen" (the one that becomes visible when you hit the box inbetween the phone icon and the web icon.) I'd rather have it hidden, but I can't figure out how to move...
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    Help Problems changing ringtone on Samsung Acclaim

    Hello, I have been having trouble changing the call ringtone on my US cellular samsung acclaim. I know how to, and everytime I try, it keeps the same ringtone. Ever since I updated the phone software, it refuses to change its ringtone. has anyone had this problem? does anyone know how to fix...
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    Root Dumb questions from a NEWB (me) Superoneclick

    I just rooted my acclaim with superoneclick, so what now? I downloaded any app from the market that I thought would let me access and delete the factory apps but when I open it, its says I do not have root privileges. The app is called root uninstall. Im more at home working on cars and truck...
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    Help My Acclaim's screen is at a 45 degree angle . . . HELP?

    I have no idea what I did, but my screen is tilted (rotated) at about a 45 degree angle. I tried turning the phone off then on; unchecking and rechecking the auto rotate option in display settings; and turning the phone off and taking the battery out for a few minutes. Any help would be greatly...
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    Help notification wont go away

    samsung acclaim deleted message thread before deleting notification, now i cant stop the notification from coming up, i click on it and it jus sends me to a new message...
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    Root How do i root my Acclaim?! :O

    OK i know theres probably dozens of threads like mine but ive been looking all over the place and i still havent been able to root my samsung acclaim. I've tried Z4root and it freezes and quits at " Aquiring shell root" . Ive tried superoneclick but it doesnt respond when it comes to " Waiting...
  16. shemslocum

    Root ok i realize i might be off topic here but......

    i recently rooted my acclaim running froyo 2.2 and i have 2 issues. one is i somehow lost my gallery, not just my pics but the gallery altogether. the other is when i shut down my phone and reboot i get no service. To get service i have to put my phone on airplane mode, shutdown, restart...
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    Help Can you help me please?

    Hi, I'm new here- I've had an Andoid Acclaim since April and although I'm getting the hang of it I can't figure out a few things. My problem is regarding the volume of notifications, facebook messages in particular. There are times that I want these muted, it's distracting to those around me at...
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    Help My acclaim wont stay connected to my laptop

    So I'm on a family vacation right now and I thought it would be awesome if I could teather my acclaim to my laptop to get online. I downloaded Klink red version (the full version) and installed it all correctly. I'm runnin windows 7 64bit. I can connect my phone and it all works as it should...
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    Why Won't My Multimedia Messages download?

    I don't know why but I can't get my multimedia messages. I restarted it, Got it upgraded, and I formatted it and rebacked everything up.. Anyone know how to fix it? It keeps giving me an error...Keeps saying unsuccessful :(
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    Sd Card Question

    Hello I recently figured out why my android wasn't detecting that it was plugged into the usb on my computer, the cables I had were shite. So I went in and started trying to put music on my SD card. For some reason, there are only 7MB of memory left on the sd card, which i have not put...
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    Help My Acclaim keeps...resetting itself?

    I bought the Acclaim last year in October, and haven't really had a major problem with it until around last month. This is when the common problem of not being able to answer calls when using another app (or having too many apps in use?) because the screen locks up. Well, that's sort of what...
  22. kmf

    Predicto 654654

    My wife's samsung acclaim occasionally gets a text message from "predicto 654654." Just wondering if anyone else is bothered with this?
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    Root Is it possible to root the acclaim? Please Help

    My brother bought the acclaim and I just had a few questions. Is it possible to root the acclaim? If so how? Please point me in the right direction. I searched all night and couldnt find a legit way to. Thanks.
  24. kmf

    Create a Group/SMS messages

    How do you create a group with the "stock" SMS app on the Samsung Acclaim?
  25. kathy5

    andriod phones attacked yesterday?

    I got 2 weird messages from some 4 number sender who I did not know I showed it to my husband who did not know either so I deleted them when we get home last night he reads that all androids phones were attacked yesterday & could of stole all of my personal info from my phone. well I only go...