1. TheOriginalWolfman's Avatar
    After a factory reset my note 3 would show a blue box around the top left app icon. It shows no matter which screen Im on, and disappears the second I touch the screen.

    It shows consistently after opening the android central app and viewing the forums then closing...is this from the app? Or is it a problem with my device?
    My phone is not rooted btw.

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    12-16-2014 11:42 AM
  2. TheOriginalWolfman's Avatar
    Here is a screenshot

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    12-16-2014 03:08 PM
  3. belodion's Avatar
    Oo-er. See if this helps. You'll need to have enabled Developer Options.
    http://www.tomsguide.com/faq/id-1765...ats-wrong.html

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    12-16-2014 03:58 PM
  4. TheOriginalWolfman's Avatar
    Thank you sir...I've tried that with no luck....the option was already unchecked...what's driving me crazy is that it looks like the selection box that appears when you use an external keyboard or a controller to navigate the phone...I've reset the phone once again with the same issue...and I can't replicate it with any other app other than the Android Central app...and only when I go to forums and then participated threads from the drop down menu, choose the first topic, then press the home button!!!

    I'm going crazy lol

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    12-16-2014 04:05 PM
  5. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    I am wondering if it is a conflicting cache problem. Try clearing your cache in recovery: http://forums.androidcentral.com/sam...2-s3-tab2.html

    Follow the procedure for the S3.
    12-16-2014 04:17 PM
  6. TheOriginalWolfman's Avatar
    Just tried it...but problem still persists

    What could it possibly be? And why does it only occur under those weird circumstances? Doesn't make any sense!!

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    12-16-2014 04:58 PM
  7. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    Honestly I am not sure. Perhaps calling Samsung and see if they have any ideas.
    12-16-2014 06:47 PM
  8. Joshua Navarez's Avatar
    Can you still use your home button mine is not working if you press it the blue box will pop out but its working if my device is shutdown while charging

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    06-03-2016 09:32 AM

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