Difference Between Notification and Message Alert Tone

Galaxy Y users mistakenly associate notification tone with message tone. As you may know, there’s a big difference between the two. When you first bought your handset, both notification and message tone are the same. Usually, the default tone is NETPHONE MESSAGE ALERT.Now, when you try to change the notification ringtone under Sound settings, you’ll […]

Where are The Message Tones Located in Galaxy Y?

Most cellphones nowadays have embedded alert tones on it that users may use according to their preferences. It is same with Galaxy Y. When you buy this handset, there’s a  bunch of ringtones that you can choose from. Those are not saved on the device’s memory card. If you are looking for a way to […]

2 Ways to Install Samsung Kies

Kies is an application for Samsung users to connect their device with Windows. It is used to transfer files, update phone firmware, delete files, sync contacts etc.Currently, there are two ways to install it on your PC:ONLINEIf you have an internet connection, you may download and install Kies from this web link:http://www.samsung.com/ph/support/usefulsoftware/KIES/JSPCurrently, the files size […]

How to Register Your Samsung Phone Online for Warranty?

Samsung already fixed their registration website and customers may now register their products for warranty support.It is so easy to register your product rather than sending the reply card included in the original box of your device. Currently, there are three ways to register your product, Online, Business Reply Card or through SMS. I will […]

How to Turn Off Data Services on Samsung Galaxy Y?

If you’re on a prepaid plan, you might wonder why you are always running out of balance though you are not texting or calling often. OR, if you are using a postpaid account, your bill is not what you expected. You verified that most charges came from mobile internet usage. If this happened, it might […]

Unable to Play Music and Video Files in Samsung Kies

When you add music or video files in Kies, you notice that the play button is grayed out and you can’t play any. This usually occurs if you failed to install MyFree Codec Pack. The latest version is 1.0b. Actually, when you first open your files from your phone’s memory card to Kies, there should […]

How to Disable Message Ringtone On Samsung Galaxy Y?

There are some blog visitors who asked me how to disable the notification ringtone on Samsung Galaxy Y. Actually, there’s no such direct option from the handset. If you just want to turn off the message ringtone but you want to keep the call ringtone on, then that’s possible. But how do you do that?On […]

Latest Firmware Update for Samsung Galaxy Y [November 2012]

A new version of Kies is ready for download. The version number is 2.5.012104_15. Right after you update Kies, you may proceed updating your Samsung Galaxy Y firmware. Here’s how:1. Connect your device to your computer using the USB cable provided in the original box.2. Launch Kies and update it to the latest version first.3. […]

Kies Unable to Recognize Samsung Device

Error Message: Unable to connect to [Device name]. Failed to retrieve device information.  There are a lot of factors why Kies can’t recognize your Samsung device. You may do the following fixes below to resolve the issue.  1. Reboot your device.  Actually, it’s not advisable to connect your device to your PC while Kies is […]