14 best Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 Tips and Tricks

Samsung Galaxy launched Z Fold 4 at a recent event which was all about foldable held on, the 10th of August 2022. The global grant launch of the fourth generation foldable devices, Galaxy Z Fold 4 has come with new availability and several new introduces specifications. Many have still consisted with some doubt or bit confusion regarding the new arrival of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4.

In this article, we’ll be going to clarify all hesitancy while discussing various trips and tricks on the same. ok, let me know if you don’t know.

14 Best Galaxy Z Fold 4 Tips and tricks

1. Removable Region Lock-in Galaxy Z Fold 4

In the sense to prevent phones from being traded outside the intended region, Samsung added Region Lock. This help to recognize Samsung smartphone with a region lock by the sticker on the box with “EUROPEAN SIM CARD ONLY”. But this may a bit disappoint you if you want to use a non-European SIM card, then?

Fortunately, it is very easy to solve the region lock. While calling for a total of five minutes with a European SIM card you can use any SIM card you want in any place you want. But the fact you need to keep in mind you do the first attempt of the processor before you go abroad where you are going to use a foreign SIM card.

2.’Camera error’ Galaxy Z fold 4

If the new device occurs with the ‘camera error’, this is often easy to clarify, You can first try to delete the data from the camera application and do a software update. while following some easy steps.

  • Step 1: Go to settings and then to applications/application manager
  • Step 2: Find the camera app and click here
  • Step 3: Click on ‘Force Quit’, then on ‘Empty Cache’, and then on ‘Clear Data’.
  • Step 4: Connect to WiFi
  • Step 5: Go to settings, then to device info, and perform a software update.

Theirs is even another way to resolve the error if the above doesn’t work. Resetting your device to factory settings almost always solves the problem. NB! You can lose your applications and your data. So make a backup first. You do a reset as follows:

  • Step 1: Go to settings
  • Step 2: Go to accounts/user and backup
  • Step 3: Click on ‘Backup and Restore
  • Step 4: Click on ‘Restore Default Data’ and follow the instructions.

3. Working on Dual SIM in galaxy Z fold 4

If you wanna own two different numbers on the same device there is a Dual SIM availability that’s easy to use two SIM cards. You can be reached on both SIM cards at the same time, or you can switch between the SIM cards. It differs per device whether you can set a separate ringtone per telephone number. Also, this comes in handy that allows you to both a business and a private number, or a Dutch and a foreign number.

It’s very easy to switch between SIM cards and contacts that always ensure a call from the correct number. The contacts are often sorted by SIM card which makes you always call business contacts with your business number and private contacts with your private number. you can even use only one SIM card in a Dual SIM phone.

4. The memory of the Samsung Galaxy Z fold 4

Might it happens to you, memory can become full by storing many apps, photos, videos, music, or contacts. This makes your phone sluggish as well you annoying. When you cannot download new photos or apps. Unfortunately, the memory of your phone cannot be expanded with a memory card.

There is an option to use Cloud storage. You can upload photos and videos to the Cloud and then delete them from your phone. The files remain available on your phone via the Cloud, but will no longer take up space on your device. Some Cloud storage includes iCloud, Dropbox, Google Drive, and Microsoft OneDrive. These are help full in making your device fast and space for new data.

5. Delete Google account on Samsung Galaxy fold 4 

In some situations when you return or send an Android device for repair. It’s necessary that you delete your Google account from your device. To delete your Google account, follow the steps below:

  1. Go to Settings;
  2. Click on Accounts and see if there are any Google accounts here;
  3. Click on the Google account and choose Delete. Your Google account itself will not be deleted, it will only be unlinked from your device.

6. ‘Blinking pixel’ on Samsung Galaxy Z fold 4’s screen

Some phones have a front camera and proximity sensor on the screen. The proximity sensor will blink as soon as you bring your phone closer to your ear. It then seems as if you have a dead pixel on the screen.

That blinking white pixel is not a dead pixel but the proximity sensor that does its job and turns off the screen during a call to prevent accidental touches.

7. Water damage is not covered by the warranty

As we are often aware of the fact and even a rule that water damage is not covered by the warranty conditions for any electronic device. This is because water damage falls under user damage. The manufacturer cannot guarantee this, because they have no influence on the use of the device.

Some of the devices, such as smartphones, smartwatches, and fitness trackers, have a water resistance certificate that is indicated by a code, such as IP68 or 5ATM. Water damage with these certified waterproof devices is also not covered by the warranty. This is because the waterproof seal of your device may be subject to wear and tear from normal use. So always try to avoid getting your device wet, even if it is waterproof.

8. Change the language of default apps on Samsung Galaxy Z fold 4

Sometimes it can happen that the language of certain default apps is set to the language of origin. By removing the updates from Galaxy Apps and restarting the device, the text should be in Dutch. To do this, follow these steps:

  • Step 1: go to settings and then to applications/apps
  • Step 2: Click on ‘Application Manager
  • Step 3: Find and click ‘Galaxy Apps’
  • Step 4: Click on ‘More’ at the top right
  • Step 5: Click on ‘Uninstall updates at the top right
  • Step 6: Click ‘Delete’ again
  • Step 7: Click on ‘Ok’
  • Step 8: Restart the phone.

9. Transfer data on Samsung Galaxy Z fold 4

Smart Switch that is available on the device can easily and quickly transfer files from your old phone to your new Samsung phone or tablet. Almost any data can be transferred: apps, contacts, photos and videos, notes, email, files, music, etc The function works for all different platforms, so it doesn’t matter if your old phone or tablet runs on iOS, Android, BlackBerry or Windows Phone. Depending on your old phone, Smart Switch works in one of the following ways:

  1. Wireless from Android/BlackBerry to Android;
  2. Wireless via iCloud to Android;
  3. Via an OTG cable;
  4. Via the computer. The easiest and fastest way is to transfer your phone wirelessly. This is possible if your old phone runs on Android, iOS, or BlackBerry. In principle, you do not need a cable or PC. If you want to transfer your Windows Phone device, you can do so via the computer. How it works
    To use Samsung Smart Switch, install the application on your old and new devices. You can find the (free) app in the application stores. If you have installed Smart Switch on both phones/tablets, place both devices next to each other to transfer your data wirelessly. To do this, follow the instructions that Smart Switch provides. If your old device runs on iOS, you must first login via iCloud and make a backup on your old phone/tablet.Support
    Smart Switch is available on all platforms but does not work with very old versions of the different operating systems. The following operating systems are:
  5. Android 4.3 and above
  6. iOS 5.0 and above
  7. BlackBerry 6 and above
  8. Windows Phone 7 and above

10. Connectivity to the computer of Samsung Galaxy Z fold 4

Connectivity of Samsung Galaxy Z fold 4 to the computer with the cable is possible as you plug this cable into the USB port of your computer.

You can also use Samsung Kies. This program from Samsung synchronizes files on your smartphone with your computer. You can also download the latest updates with Samsung Kies.

11. Disable TalkBack on Samsung Galaxy Z fold 4

Talkback may come as on the working condition and your device may not be responding while you touch. This is a feature of Android, made for the blind and partially sighted. The phone converts the text on the screen into speech in this mode. You can disable this feature in the settings menu, under ‘Accessibility’.

12. Different size SIM card

Nowadays, SIM cards are available in three different sizes: regular, micro and nano. If your SIM card is too small for your phone, you can use a SIM adapter. This way the SIM card fits back into your phone. If your SIM card is too big, you can trim it with a SIM card cutter. Cutting a SIM card can also be done for free in one of the Belsimpel stores.

13. Software updates on Samsung Galaxy Z fold 4

Google appears with regular updates for its operating system, Android. Whether your phone gets an update depends on the type of device. Not every device is eligible for all updates. The manufacturers will announce exactly which devices are compatible with the new update.

If there is an Android update available for your phone, you will usually receive a notification, after which you can install the update. You get this Over-The-Air (OTA). That means you don’t have to connect your phone to the computer! Installing a software update can cost a lot of data, so it is recommended to install the update over a WiFi connection. You can also manually check for updates in your phone’s settings.

14. Online storage on Samsung Galaxy Z fold 4

Addition of the internal memory of your device, you can also use Cloud Storage. Here you can upload your photos and videos, so they don’t have to be on your phone anymore. They will remain available on your phone via the Cloud, but will no longer take up space on your phone. This keeps your phone fast and your memory will fill up much less quickly. Examples of Cloud storage include iCloud, Dropbox, Google Drive, and Microsoft OneDrive.

So, The above listed were several notable tips and tricks regarding the Samsung Galaxy’s new foldable generation which is the Galaxy Z fold 4. For more news updates, tips and tricks stay tuned.

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