I though it was because of issues with the the proximity sensor, since that's what many people suggest online, but since I disabled the google+ app, every thing has been back to normal. Hold down the Power button and tap Power off. Also enabled all previously disabled bloatware. Got the error and my dial pad and contacts slammed shut. Disable recently installed apps, observe if the problem persists. If Google+ came pre-installed then you have to uninstall the updates and disable auto update for the Play Store app. All of a sudden this message pops up and won't stop.Next
I thought to carry the mobile format or something, you have given me search the Internet and through that I have come here, to the solution. This content is written to help the Samsung Galaxy S5 users who have been facing issues with their phone contacts. For the past few months now, when I plug it into the wall it will say it's charging, then three seconds later it will stop, then three seconds later start charging again. If you no longer suffer with the issue in safe mode, then try doing a factory reset and being selective about the applications that you reinstall, or remove your applications one by one. Maybe your solutions will help other people with the same issue. Otherwise, you just have to find the third-party app that's causing it and uninstall it.Next
So i tried your solution and it helped. The problem is that some users cannot locate the phone numbers and names of their contact viewing the recent calls. And then finally making a one call using Google Voice fixed my problem! I want to block Unavailable calls. They will appear in a new tab called Disabled and they can be re-enabled later if you so wish. When I touch the edit icon, only the most recent two lines appear and are editable. Here is how to fix unfortunately contacts has stopped error on any android smartphone. Start with the apps you seldom use.Next
Did you find the solution to your particular Galaxy S5 problem? I'm getting very disappointed in Samsung. However, just like any other smartphone, the Galaxy S5 is not without its issues. This will clear the data and cache. If it always overheats during use of a particular app, perhaps you need to uninstall it. When your phone is connected to a wifi access point, your phone will not connect to the mobile data network. Had my phone factory reset at Verizon store did not work , was given a new phone, still had the problem.Next
To Factory reset your device follow these steps. The keyboard also freezes at any time whether I am playing a game or using whatsapp or email. In some cases, the phone does not charge at all, while in others, it only charges at a very slow rate. Does this message display only when attempting to use this application, or does it display when the application is not being actively used? I had to factory reset my phone, after the factory reset my gallery runs as slow as a 386 with a 9600 baud modem. But this error may also appear anytime when are using the device.Next
I had turned that to Off along with a few others recently and now that I turned it back to On, Contacts now opens with no issues! Annoying of any messenger app not working android phone. We will continue to publish these issues as long as you keep sending us your emails about them. Turns out it was the facebook app that was causing this error message. You may have to go into your settings and have your phone forget paired devices if this does not work. Back to the wall charger, nothing! According to them, after they have installed lollipop, they manually searched for a new update and found out there was another update available for their device. We think the issue is as pervasive as it now appears so we have decided to publish a special thread for the problem. I know this is an old post, but this might be helpful to others before resorting to factory reset.
I have to wait for 2 -3 minutes before I can actually use my contacts to call anyone. Is this a design fault in what is supposed to be Samsungs flagship phone. Finally I closed out all my apps, opened up my phone app, no error message. Follow the steps below, to do that. Had this problem on My Samsung Galaxy s5 with Android 5 all updated.Next
I haven't narrowed down the specifics yet but it seems to be, for every half dozen or so wall charges, I need one Pc charge. Then after hanging up I messed around a bit more to see if I get the same error. Galaxy S5 overheating issues If your S5 overheats there are a few things that might be causing it. In the event that your S5 stops working after getting wet, do not try to turn it on. No matter what I did, it would not beep nor display the charging icon. Problems with notifications, text messages, contacts, and more Problem: No notifications or music controls on lock screen A lot of people have been frustrated by their notifications, music controls, and other widgets disappearing from the lock screen after the update to Android 5. It is now March And finally I resolved this issue.
Once you complete removing those apps, reboot the system and check if the method works or not. Secondly, try toggling video stabilization on and off. This means the smartphone does not respond exactly where the screen is touched, but few millimeters to either side. We just got back from Sprint who told us the internal charging cables are corroded. If anyone has this figured out please post.Next