Sunday, 21 June 2015

A GUIDE TO SMART PHONES SECRET CODES

INTRODUCTION

It is a well known fact that smart phones form a very important part of our daily activities, especially for people above the age of 18. This is because tasks such as phone calls, internet access, emails and so on can be carried out on this encased electronic chips that fit nicely into our pockets. Barely two decades ago, many individuals, especially citizens of developing countries only connect to the internet through the computer. The introduction of internet-capable smart phones as alternatives was a major contributing factor that led to the popularity of smart phones. These devices have become what most people can't do without for smooth running of their day to day activities. Below are some helpful tips on smart phone codes that will enable you to fix basic issues. First I dish out some general phone codes before exploring the codes of one of the most popular smart devices - Android phones.


GENERAL PHONE CODES
Below are some codes that can be applied to a wide variety of smart phones. 

  1. Dial *#61#  to Check redirection status.
  2. Cancel all redirections: ##002#.
  3. Dial *43# to activate call waiting, to deactivate dial #43#.
  4. If your phone doesn't have incoming call barring and outgoing call barring, you can try this - for outgoing call barring dial *33*barcode*# and pres OK. To deactivate it dial #33#barcode*#.
  5. On any phone on any network type in **43# to enable conference calls. You can make up to 7 calls at once
  6. If you need to block SMS reception (if you are spammed by someone) just press this code:
  7. *35*xxxx*16# . Note - xxxx is your Call Barring code (default is 0000).
  8. To remove this barring type: #35*xxxx#
  9. Software version: *#9999#
  10. IMEI number: *#06#
  11. Serial number: *#0001#
  12. Battery status- Memory capacity : *#9998*246#
  13. Debug screen: *#9998*324# - *#8999*324#
  14. LCD kontrast: *#9998*523#
  15. Vibration test: *#9998*842# - *#8999*842#
  16. Alarm beeper - Ringtone test : *#9998*289# - *#8999*289#
  17. Smiley: *#9125#
  18. Software version: *#0837#
  19. Display contrast: *#0523# - *#8999*523#
  20. Battery info: *#0228# or *#8999*228#
  21. Display storage capacity: *#8999*636#
  22. Display SIM card information: *#8999*778#
  23. Show date and alarm clock: *#8999*782#
  24. The display during warning: *#8999*786#
  25. Samsung hardware version: *#8999*837#
  26. Show network information: *#8999*638#
  27. Display received channel number and received intensity: *#8999*9266#
Others are:
  • *#1111# S/W Version
  • *#1234# Firmware Version
  • *#2222# H/W Version
  • *#8999*8376263# All Versions Together
  • *#8999*8378# Test Menu
  • *#4777*8665# GPSR Tool
  • *#8999*523# LCD Brightness
  • *#8999*377# Error LOG Menu
  • *#8999*327# EEP Menu
  • *#8999*667# Debug Mode
  • *#92782# PhoneModel (Wap)
  • #*5737425# JAVA Mode
  • *#2255# Call List
  • *#232337# Bluetooth MAC Adress
  • *#5282837# Java Version 


ANDROID SECRET CODES:
Android geeks, phone enthusiasts and developers will find following android list of codes very helpful.
  1. For IMEI Number: *#06#  
  2. For RAM Memory version: *#*#3264#*#*
  3. For FTA SW version: *#*#1111#*#*
  4. For FTA HW version: *#*#2222#*#*
  5. For Touchscreen version: *#*#2663#*#*
  6. To test Bluetooth: *#*#232331#*#*
  7. To display Bluetooth Physic Address: #*#232337#*#
  8. To test secret GPS: *#*#1472365#*#*
  9. To test other GPS:  *#*#1575#*#*
  10. To test WiFi/Wireless LAN of phone: *#*#232339#*#* or *#*#528#*#* or *#*#526#*#*
  11. To display Wi-Fi MAC Address: *#*#232338#*#*
  12. To test Vibration and Back-light of device: *#*#0842#*#*
  13. To test Proximity/Distance Sensor: *#*#0588#*#*
  14. To test Touchscreen: *#*#2663#*#*
  15. For Audio Test: *#*#0289#*#* or *#*#0673#*#*
  16. To launch Service Mode: *#*#197328640#*#*
  17. Hidden Service Menu (Motorola Droid): ##7764726
  18. Field Test: *#*#7262626#*#*
  19. To format the phone: *2767*3855#
  20. To Restore Factory Settings: *#*#7780#*#*
  21. To create Immediate backup of your multimedia files: *#*#273282*255*663282*#*#*
  22. To display Phone Information: *#*#4636#*#*
  23. To get detailed Camera Information: *#*#34971539#*#*
  24. For Software & Hardware Information: *#12580*369#
  25. To display HSDPA/HSUPA Control Menu: *#301279#
  26. To start GTalk Monitoring: *#*#8255#*#*
  27. To get PDA, Phone, H/W and RF Call Date: *#*#4986*2650468#*#*
  28. Displays Build Time and Change List number: *#*#44336#*#*
  29. Packet Loopback Test: *#*#0283#*#*
  30. LCD  Display Test: *#*#0*#*#*
  31. Enter Service Menu (on New Phones): *#0*#
  32. Diagnostic Configuration: *#9090#
  33. USB Logging Control: *#872564#
  34. System Dump Mode: *#9900#
  35. View Phone Lock Status: *#7465625#
  36. Executes Emergency Dial Screen to unlock PUK Code: **05**#
  37. Enables Voice Dialing Logging Mode: *#*#8351#*#*
  38. Disables Voice Dialing Logging Mode: *#*#8350#*#*
  39. Change behavior of Power button: *#*#7594#*#
CONCLUSION 
We have been able to feed ourselves with a whole lot of phone codes. I hope this will serve as a good reference to you when the need arise.

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