1. Cappaccinodagreat's Avatar
    Anyone else out there getting ads on their screen? This only happens when I am charging my phone. Its always on the bottom. It's annoying. Anyone know who to get rid of it? Examples are shown.
    Attached Thumbnails Ads on charging screen-1065.jpg  
    09-14-2017 12:04 AM
  2. Jewels81's Avatar
    Anyone else out there getting ads on their screen? This only happens when I am charging my phone. Its always on the bottom. It's annoying. Anyone know who to get rid of it? Examples are shown.
    Maybe an app is doing it. I know someone here had 2 alarm clock and the one that wasn't the stock alarm clock was doing it. Maybe check your apps.
    09-14-2017 12:10 AM
  3. jayp1306's Avatar
    Anything other than the official "clock" by Samsung can do this. Multiple apps have made it happen, although the 2nd alarm clock app comes stock on the note 8 and removing it fixed it for me.
    Gray Area likes this.
    09-14-2017 12:13 AM
  4. ol_jackburton's Avatar
    there is an app causing that, what have you installed recently.
    09-14-2017 06:26 AM
  5. ajb1965's Avatar
    Definitely the app. Battery monitor and flashlight apps are not really needed anymore, and most are chock full of ads.
    toenail_flicker likes this.
    09-14-2017 06:48 AM
  6. Cappaccinodagreat's Avatar
    thanks for all the advise. I will start deleting them and re-adding to see which is guilty.
    09-14-2017 08:19 AM
  7. Javier P's Avatar
    thanks for all the advise. I will start deleting them and re-adding to see which is guilty.
    Also, what do you get if you tap on the three dots on that screen?
    09-14-2017 08:21 AM
  8. Ca_lvn's Avatar
    I hate apps that are polluted with adds
    09-14-2017 08:30 AM
  9. Cappaccinodagreat's Avatar
    I removed Cooler Master and my Flashlight app and it seems like the charging screen ads are gone. my guess is it was the flashlight.
    Thanks
    Jewels81, WalkingHorse and ajb1965 like this.
    09-14-2017 08:54 AM
  10. Javier P's Avatar
    I removed Cooler Master and my Flashlight app and it seems like the charging screen ads are gone. my guess is it was the flashlight.
    Thanks
    Which flashlight app? Beacon?
    09-14-2017 09:02 AM
  11. toenail_flicker's Avatar
    thanks for all the advise. I will start deleting them and re-adding to see which is guilty.
    always best, if you find apps you like, to test for use and then buy to avoid ads, unless you are rooted.
    09-14-2017 09:34 AM
  12. toenail_flicker's Avatar
    I removed Cooler Master and my Flashlight app and it seems like the charging screen ads are gone. my guess is it was the flashlight.
    Thanks
    cooler master is terrible with ads. I didn't let it stay on my Note even five minutes.
    09-14-2017 09:35 AM
  13. Cappaccinodagreat's Avatar
    Which flashlight app? Beacon?
    It wasn't Beacon. I think it was Quark.
    Javier P likes this.
    09-14-2017 05:05 PM
  14. Lyspaere's Avatar
    I have GoSMS on my work phone, and that has ads on the charging screen. Drives me nuts, but that phone doesn't let me customize ringtones for individual contacts, so I needed to go third party.
    09-14-2017 06:02 PM

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