Therefore it is likely that it is your battery that is bad, not the phone. Step 2: Right-click on the file and Run as administrator. If you do not have your own WiFi connection at home, what you can do is to use your computer Laptop to set a WiFi for the phone to connect as the phone will not download if you are currently using mobile data. Tap Install Now to continue with installation. I am literally watching my percentage drop while I type this on a desktop.
If you are not well aware of it then this is the time to get you informed about your phone and the update that Verizon released last Monday May 12, 2014. And maybe someday someone will have a real answer besides 'do a factory reset'! Samsung Galaxy Note 4 N910A Review Experience the Best Entertainment Residential property - Our 5. I hate the blue screen that pops up each time I unlock it. I am going to tear it down and see what, if any, differences there are, outside of just compression during the zip process. Verizon Partition Information Table Quote: Originally Posted by gatesjunior That is funny, your zip file that you have is the same as Sammy mobile offers, which I get, but I have one that is official that is 3. If the software update fails to install, you'll get an error screen.
The Samsung Galaxy Note that they have are currently at is in Jelly Bean or the 4. After I do that: if it's better, I'm happy; if it's the same I'm getting a new battery. So my note for is having bad battery life, not when it gets down in the 20'% ithe will go blank and reboot. Although this has not yet been tested to work for Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note3 but all other devices or model will work on this procedure. Step 12: If you see additional drivers in Step 10, then follow the instructions from Step 3 to Step 9 again and choose the driver listed below the one which you have previously installed. Battery lasted decently all day again. Step 8: Locate the extracted driver manually on your computer.
Once you phone is connected to the WiFi Internet, follow the steps below: On the left hand side of the screen, you will see three options that you can click on. Latishawatts, it concerns us to hear that your phone is shutting down at 43%. Instead, you can connect your device to a computer with Internet access. I've talked to tech support twice, both offering to send me a new battery, yet Verizon is out of stock on them. And finally it would get to 25ish percent and then just die in minutes. Wait a minute, there is a difference with what I have.
Now you will have to wait until the Window closes. I am going to need lots of info from you to be able to help. Settings-About Phone-Software Version do you see KitKat 4. You can find the detailed tutorial for doing the same. I'd be charging at lunch and then after dinner. I bought a new battery from Walmart and put it in - and it immediately solved the issue.
Step 6: Follow the on-screen instructions. Either way, all will be gone and back to factory settings, not necessarily factory colors. It doesn't hurt to do this every month as a routine maintenance item either. What's even more upsetting has been Verizon's response to the software and hardware issues. Because of the large amount of messages I get every day I will not answer any questions that do not include this info in the message thanks for understanding. They're supposed to be really good. .
The device will power back on with original software and will prompt you again to install the software update. My phone is essentially useless after this update and now I don't know what to do to fix it - buy new batteries or two new phones. The S Pen makes it very easy to write points down anytime with Activity Memo and also it resembles a computer mouse for your phone, making it easy to highlight, cut, copy and paste whatever you desire, on any kind of screen. A soft reset is like rebooting your computer and is often used as the first step in any troubleshooting. If you are Mac user, you can use the Java version found ou our Odin download page. If you know anyone with a Note 4 you could try swapping batteries for a few days to see if that is the culprit.
If there is a less familiar you could ask in the comments. I replaced the battery, and to my surprise nearly all my issues went away. Update: Never mind, it is the fact they compressed the tar. Step 11: Your Driver will be installed and listed in the Device Manager. Select the available update and click on the upgrade then wait for the process to be done before you can remove the phone.
You will get the firmware file with. This software update has been tested to optimize device performance, resolve known issues and apply the latest security patches. This will take more than 30 minutes till it completes the process. A soft reset can help if a device is resetting turning off and on , isn't working crashing, freezes, not ringing, not vibrating, not placing or receiving calls , device locks up, keypad doesn't respond. The device will power off and back on and the installation process will begin.