Phones Android 9.0 Pie

Discussion in 'Alternatives to iOS and iOS Devices' started by max2, Jun 1, 2019.

  1. max2 macrumors 68030

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    Maybe I am in the wrong section but my friend recently got a new android phone, Samsung s10e, and wondering how to have a text alert stay on the screen or have a light on the phone like her previous Samsung phone please?
     
  2. pika2000 macrumors 601

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    Simply enable the "always on display" to stay on all the time.
     
  3. co.ag.2005 macrumors 68020

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    On Samsung's version of Pie, called One UI, notifications on the lockscreen stay minimized. You can change it to go back to the normal way of showing full notifications by going to "Settings -> Lock Screen -> Notifications (tap the word notifications) -> View Style = Detailed. Also turn off "hide content".

    As others have mentioned, turn on Always On Display as well. Settings -> Lock Screen -> Always on display

    There's no notification light on the 10 series of phones like previous samsung phones
     
  4. ramram55 macrumors 6502a

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    Always on display there is choice of 'Display Mode' you can choose "Tap to show" to save battery power. Just touch screen it will show the display. It is your choice.
     

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