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Turn On / Off Driving Mode On Your Samsung Galaxy

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How do I turn off Driver Mode on Samsung Galaxy S6?

Phone doesn't work since turned on

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Go to your text messaging app. Click on the three horizontal lines in the upper left hand corner. Scroll down to Advanced, then Settings. Click on Driving Mode.

Then, unchecked any checked devices.

This will not stop these devices from working with your phone. This will only stop Driving Mode from automatically turning on, when the checked devices are detected.

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How to Kill Driving mode forever?

I think I got it, I turned off Driving mode, and unsubscribed form integrated messaging service will that stop it totally?

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How can I turn off the automatic reminder to connect to driving mode on my Galaxy S6 Edge every time I get in the car?

Every time I get in my car I get a prompt on my screen to enable the automatic message "I'm Driving" but I don't want to turn that feature on nor do I want to be reminded every time I get in the car.. I have tried: Turning off Driving Mode and Bluetooth. It used to be connected with my old phone but I upgraded and I want to turn it off now.. I think it was caused by: I'm not sure

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Hello, I have tried the suggestions but they have not worked?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. I can't find Driving Mode in the top menu. I want to disable it or configure it to where it is helpful. Right now it is sending automatic messages to people saying I am driving when I am not.

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How do I disable Driving mode on a Galaxy S6?

It went off of me twice while I was walking around the house. I don't even have a license, so I have no need or use for a Driving mode but I'm having a time finding out how to turn it off

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How do I turn off Driving Mode in Samsung S6?

Driving mode turns on when I am walking or sitting in my cube

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How do I prevent Driving Mode from being the default when I start my car?

Looks to be a popular question: I'm trying to stop the automatic Driving Mode when I start up my car. I use Bluetooth and don't want to lose that functionality. So, how do I turn it off permanently on the Galaxy 6? Thanks

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Do you know the full name of the car mode app specific to Galaxy phones?

Actually, I have discovered the S6 does NOT have a car mode. I want one. some forums have said to download the car mode app from the Galaxy store, but I don't know which app to choose. Do you know the full name of the car mode app specific to this phone?

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First of all, try to install [1] or [2] . You will be able to scan your S6 for the Car Mode application and put the shortcut into your application drawer.

If your phone cannot locate the application, try installing [3] . That is the Car Mode application from Samsung.

If you still have problems, install [4] .

How do I get rid of the drive mode on my GS6 and still use my hands-free app on my car?

How do I get rid of the drive mode on my GS6 and still use my hands-free app on my car

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Where is my text messaging app?

I need to turn off the driving mode, thanks

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    Verizon.
    The message application that utilizes the driving mode is Message+. To access it, press the home button. Tap on "Apps". Swipe left or right to locate the page with Message+. When you find the icon for Message+, tap on it. Tap on the hot-dog menu (the three horizontal lines) and select "Settings". Then, you will be able to uncheck the options for the driving mode.
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    AT&T.
    Press the home button and open the notification panel by swiping your finger down from the top. Tap and hold the Bluetooth icon. You will enter the settings for Bluetooth where you can tap on the gear-shaped icon next to "My Car". Scroll down and disable "Messages".
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Actually I figured it out - maybe. I didn't want to turn it off, I wanted to set up auto replies?

But I think I had to change the default message system (Verizon vs Samsung). Why are there two? It is so confusing

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My phone has turned itself onto a mode where it voices everything I tap and will not let me pull down the screen to access settings I have a hand at the top status bar and can't stop this setting. I would like to permanently disable this

I believe the phone is in drive mode, I'm not sure. It was in my purse and somehow something was pushed to change the mode. There is a hand showing in the status bar and the phone voices everything

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How can I turn Drive mode off? I'm not even in a car?

Drive mode came on, and will not go away. How do I turn it off?

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How do I stop Bluetooth from automatically answering calls?

Samsung S6...I don't have any more details to give

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My settings in my message does not have an advanced option. What do I do?

I did reset to default, but I don't know if that will work.. I have tried: Taking your advice in the article, but no advanced option. Resetting to default. Don't know if it worked.. I think it was caused by: It started when I linked my Gear Fit to my phone

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No question -- Just appreciation for your efforts. Thanks Daniel?

No question. You rock Daniel! Thanks.

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WHY IS MY BLUETOOK MESSAGING SYSTEM NOT COMING BACK ON WHEN I START MY 2016 NISSAN ALTIMA?

MY Bluetooth TEXT MESSAGING SYSTEM IN MY CAR IS NOT WORKING CORRECTLY. WHEN I SETUP MY MESSAGING IN MY CAR IT WORKS FINE BUT WHEN I TURN MY CAR OFF AND TURN MY CAR BACK ON THE MESSAGING IS NOT ON WHY. I have tried: WHENEVER I TURN MY CAR OFF AND I TURN MY CAR BACK ON THE TEXT MESSAGING IS NOT SAVED MEANING I HAVE TO GO BACK INTO THE Bluetooth AND DO IT ALL OVER AGAIN. I think it was caused by: I THINK ITS A GLITCH CAUSE MY CAR IS ONLY 3MONTHS OLD ITS A 2016 NISSAN ALTIMA THE BASE MODEL

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