Tag Archive: Problems


How to deal with Blu-Ray problems on PlayStation 4

Blu-Ray won’t give you problems today

Watching a movie on your PlayStation 4 is great, right until it isn’t. For some reason, the BD-Live option on many PlayStation 4 units has a habit of giving your Blu-Ray player a bit of trouble. It’s not the source of every problem, but when it crops up it can be difficult to troubleshoot.

Thankfully, we have found a few solutions for you to try based on what you think is  [Read More…]

How to Fix Galaxy S7 Battery Life Problems

The Galaxy S7’s battery is plenty big, but you still don’t want to waste what you have.

The eternal quest for longer battery life in smartphones continues on, as evermore efficient chips and bigger batteries are in a battle with new software, apps, features and big screens. You want your phone to do everything, but also do it for a very long time — and those things are at odds, especially if you don’t want to be  [Read More…]

How to fix common Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL problems

Having trouble with your Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL? Here’s where you start.

No phone is perfect. And even though the Pixel 2 and 2 XL seem to be pretty solid devices, there are some issues that have cropped up over time as thousands and thousands of them made their way out into the wild. Some of the problems are inherent in all smartphones, others appear in rare cases and a couple are simply unavoidable in  [Read More…]

LG G6: Specs, problems, availability, and more!

Here’s everything you need to know about the LG G6!

After a flirtation with mods in the LG G5, LG decided to change things up in a big way for 2017. The mods were gone after only one try. Additionally, LG got rid of the removable battery — a long time staple for power users — in favor of an all-glass build. The dual cameras are back and better than ever, as in LG’s brand of Android.

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Common Moto G5 problems and how to fix them

Having issues with your Moto G5 or G5 Plus? We’re here to help.

The Moto G5 and G5 Plus continue Motorola’s dominance in the budget segment, but like all phones, they’re not without their share of issues. Whether it’s erratic Wi-Fi connectivity, issues with the camera, or troubles with the bundled TurboCharger, there’s a lot of things that can go wrong with either device. Thankfully, you can usually rely on a workaround to solve the issues.

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How to fix Galaxy Note 8 battery life problems

Your phone doesn’t have to die at dinnertime every day.

The Galaxy Note 8 is a big phone, but it doesn’t exactly have a massive battery. In order to keep the phone relatively thin, light and manageable — as best as a 6.3-inch phone can be — the battery had to stay on the small side at 3300mAh. While it’s enough capacity for most people on an average day, not everyone uses their phone the same way  [Read More…]

Five Common T-Mobile Problems and How To Fix Them

Some issues are easy to fix once you know how!

Our Android phones and the cellular networks they use to communicate are some pretty complicated beasts. It takes a ton of parts and millions of lines of software code to make magic happen when you tap an icon or enter a phone number to use any of the services and apps we take for granted. Kudos to the folks doing all the hard work to make that  [Read More…]

How to troubleshoot Casting problems with YouTube TV

These tips can let you troubleshoot issues with Casting on YouTube TV!

YouTube TV lets you Cast your favorite shows from your phone to your television. However, you can run into some pesky problems while Casting. If you’re having issues loading videos, or running into glitchy playback, these are the tips to solve your problems!

Restart the app Check for Updates Check your connection Reboot your Chromecast Contact YouTube TV support

Restart YouTube TV

When you  [Read More…]

Common OnePlus 5 problems and how to fix them

Everyone’s phone has a problem at some point.

When it comes to troubleshooting problems with a phone, there are so many variables it can be tough to figure out just what’s going wrong. Even if the OnePlus 5 itself may be solid out of the box, the way you’ve set it up, used it and installed apps to it could combine to create problems you may not be able to diagnose and fix yourself.

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How to fix LG G6 battery life problems

There are many ways to make sure your battery goes the full day, every day.

No matter how good battery life is on a phone, we always want more. The LG G6 manages to do pretty well with its 3300mAh battery, getting most of us through a full day on average — but of course, we don’t use our phones the same every day.

Whether it’s turning into a regular occurrence for your phone to hit 50%  [Read More…]