How to reduce data usage when using Browser on Xiaomi device ?

How to reduce data usage when using Browser on Xiaomi device ?

If you browse the Internet quite frequently using your mobile data connection, you might want to consider disabling the “automatic image loading” to save some data. On your device, find and launch the Browser app. Tap the Menu button, then select Reduce data usage. Now, the Browser will stop loading the images automatically. If youcontinue reading

How to reset a forgotten PIN/Pattern/Password on Xiaomi Mi 3 ?

How to reset a forgotten PIN/Pattern/Password on Xiaomi Mi 3 ?

Forgetting your password is frustrating, but luckily there’s a really easy way to reset the password. i. Reset a PIN lock If you forget the 4-digit PIN that is used to unlock your phone, you can tap the Forgot password key on the lock screen. It brings you to a screen where you’ll be askedcontinue reading

How to access an app’s info screen on Xiaomi Mi3 ?

How to access an app’s info screen on Xiaomi Mi3 ?

You can easily force stop, uninstall an app or clear its data and cache from its App info screen. Here are the 3 ways to access an app’s info screen on your Xiaomi Mi3: i. Access App info via the Settings On your Mi 3 phone, find and launch the Settings app. Tap General settingscontinue reading

How to add and remove folders on your Xiaomi’s home screens ?

How to add and remove folders on your Xiaomi’s home screens ?

You can easily create folders on your home screens to group similar apps together. i. Creating a folder To create a folder, simply drag one app onto another. A folder will automatically be created. ii. Editing a folder’s name Tap a folder to open it. Tap the folder name to edit it. iii. Deleting acontinue reading

How to manually install Google Play Store on your Xiaomi device ?

How to manually install Google Play Store on your Xiaomi device ?

Oops! So you deleted the Play Store app by accident ? Here’s how to get it back on your device: i. Enabling the installation of external apk files On your Xiaomi device, tap Settings > General settings > Security and slide the Unknown sources switch to the right. When you get a warning dialog, tapcontinue reading

How to display notifications on Xiaomi phone’s lock screen ?

How to display notifications on Xiaomi phone’s lock screen ?

If you wish to view the notifications on your lock screen, here are a few suggestions you can try: i. Opening the notification panel on the lock screen On the lock screen, you can drag the status bar downwards to open the notification panel if you’ve got the following setups: The Screen Lock security iscontinue reading

How to get NiLS Lockscreen to work on your Xiaomi phone ?

How to get NiLS Lockscreen to work on your Xiaomi phone ?

The following steps were tested on my Mi 3 running MIUI 5 based on Android 4.4.2 On your Xiaomi phone, download NiLS from Google Play. Launch the NiLS app, and then flip through the Let’s Get Started screens. From these screens, you’ll learn how to enable NiLS to access the notifications (This is necessary) andcontinue reading

How add, delete and manage contact groups on Xiaomi phone ?

How add, delete and manage contact groups on Xiaomi phone ?

Organize your friends, family, and officemates into groups so you can quickly send a message to everyone in the group. i. Creating a contact group On your phone, find and launch the Contacts app. Tap My groups. Tap  . Select the account you want the group to be created under. Enter a group name, andcontinue reading

How to show dual clock of different cities on Xiaomi phone’s home screen ?

How to show dual clock of different cities on Xiaomi phone’s home screen ?

If you’re a frequent traveler or you always work with someone in other countries, you’ll wish that your phone can tell you the times of different countries directly from its home screen. Unfortunately, there isn’t a widget on your Xiaomi device that lets you do so. In that case, you need to download a 3rdcontinue reading

How to create shortcuts for photos, videos and files on Xiaomi phone ?

How to create shortcuts for photos, videos and files on Xiaomi phone ?

If you want to create a shortcut to open a video, PDF file or an image directly on your home screen, here’s how : On your Xiaomi device, download ES File Explorer from Google Play. Launch the ES File Explorer. Using the ES File Explorer, find and long tap the file you want to createcontinue reading

How to add more apps to the bottom tray on Mi 3 ?

How to add more apps to the bottom tray on Mi 3 ?

When you flip through the home screens on your Mi 3, the apps in the bottom tray left unmoved. The bottom tray is designed to let users access their favorite or frequent-used apps quickly. By default, the bottom tray on your Mi 3 comes with only 4 apps (Phone, Contacts, Browser and Messaging). But thecontinue reading

How to locate and remote control your lost Xiaomi Mi 3 ?

How to locate and remote control your lost Xiaomi Mi 3 ?

If you’ve lost your Xiaomi Mi 3, the Find Device function on Mi Cloud can locate, ring, lock and wipe your phone. Turn on Find Device In order for Find Device to work, you’ll need to do the following: Sign in your Xiaomi account on your phone. Make sure there’s an Internet connection using eithercontinue reading