Welcome to the Android Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 7 of 7
Like Tree3Likes
  • 1 Post By mhaiderk97
  • 1 Post By STARGATE
  • 1 Post By UJ95x
  1. Thread Author  Thread Author    #1  

    Question strange problem with settings in galaxy S5

    Hi all!
    Just purchased S5 and I have a problem. When I go to settings / user & backup, there is no way to access accounts. Only option to add new accounts (which I did, successfully).
    More importantly, there is no way to access options in the upper right corner (like change the view to list, etc.) as can be seen from the attached screenshot.
    Anyone can tell wtf is going on?
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails strange problem with settings in galaxy S5-screenshot_2014-09-01-22-31-23.png  
  2. #2  

    Default Re: strange problem with settings in galaxy S5

    Notice the icons on the top of my screenshot? Compare them to yours. Your "S5" isn't actually an S5. I'm thinking that it's actually one of those very convincing replicas. Sorry mate..

    Posted via Android Central App
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails strange problem with settings in galaxy S5-screenshot_2014-09-02-02-07-50.jpg  
    B. Diddy likes this.
  3. #3  

    Default Re: strange problem with settings in galaxy S5

    Welcome to Android Central! Do you have Easy Mode turned on? How to enable Easy Mode on the Galaxy S5 | Android Central
  4. Thread Author  Thread Author    #4  

    Default Re: strange problem with settings in galaxy S5

    Nope, Easy mode is off.
  5. #5  

    Default Re: strange problem with settings in galaxy S5

    Are you rooted or unrooted?

    I think mhaiderk97 may be onto something. Where did you get your phone?
  6. #6  
    STARGATE's Avatar

    Posts
    8,549 Posts
    Global Posts
    8,892 Global Posts
    Carrier
    None

    Default Re: strange problem with settings in galaxy S5

    OP, I think I'm with mhaiderk97, check my list, tab and grid views. I've never seen anything on a Galaxy S5 like yours. strange problem with settings in galaxy S5-1409611438984.jpgstrange problem with settings in galaxy S5-1409611455584.jpgstrange problem with settings in galaxy S5-1409611468934.jpg
    B. Diddy likes this.
  7. #7  
    UJ95x's Avatar
    Retired Ambassador

    Posts
    10,177 Posts
    Global Posts
    10,443 Global Posts
    Carrier
    Stock 5.0.1

    Default Re: strange problem with settings in galaxy S5

    If you go to settings > device > about phone, what is the model number it shows?
    B. Diddy likes this.

Similar Threads

  1. HTC One (M8) not playing videos in twitter?
    By Brad Reusing in forum HTC One M8
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 10-11-2014, 10:43 AM
  2. Samsung galaxy s4 wont update
    By AC Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-07-2014, 08:18 PM
  3. Samsung Galaxy Note II (Verizon), White, 16GB
    By hls811 in forum Marketplace Archive
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-03-2014, 07:20 AM
  4. clear info in filled forms
    By Randi L. in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-01-2014, 03:52 PM
  5. Email Account Set Up
    By lala411 in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-01-2014, 03:51 PM

Posting Permissions