Solved

Android, Galaxy S5: what settings to adapt (security, privacy etc

Posted on 2014-12-08
1
141 Views
Last Modified: 2014-12-08
Hi,

I recently changed from Iphone to Samsung Galaxy S5.
I know for Iphone there were some settings to change immediately (f.e. that data was transmitted to 3rd parties)
What should I change on a Samsung Galaxy S5?

Please advise.
J.
0
Comment
Question by:janhoedt
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
1 Comment
 
LVL 36

Accepted Solution

by:
Kimputer earned 500 total points
ID: 40486651
In Android, there's no such setting. You decide it per app if you find the permissions acceptable or not.
The only thing close to it is the Location settings, but those are also no transmitted to 3rd party, and stays within your Google account.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Port Scanner

Check which ports are open to the outside world. Helps make sure that your firewall rules are working as intended.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Introduction This article is a continuation of Part-1 as evident from the title. Please visit this page (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/18706/Backing-up-personal-data-on-your-Android-device-Part-1.html) to read the earlier Part -1. If y…
A short article about problems I had with the new location API and permissions in Marshmallow
When you create an app prototype with Adobe XD, you can insert system screens -- sharing or Control Center, for example -- with just a few clicks. This video shows you how. You can take the full course on Experts Exchange at http://bit.ly/XDcourse.
This video demonstrates how to sync Microsoft Exchange Public Folders with smartphones using CodeTwo Exchange Sync and Exchange ActiveSync. To learn more about CodeTwo Exchange Sync and download the free trial, go to: http://www.codetwo.com/excha…

717 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question