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Alexa Routines not working: How to troubleshoot

One of the most useful features of Alexa voice assistant is Routines. If you use them well, you can automate many things in your life. For example, you can turn a playlist on or set your thermostat. While the feature is useful, sometimes users encounter an issue where the Alexa Routines app won’t work at all. When Alexa Routines is not working, it means Alexa is not understanding or responding to your request. That can make it impossible for you ...

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Facebook dating not working? Here’s the fix

If you are using Facebook, you can create a dating profile to get started with Facebook Dating. Your dating profile will be different from your traditional Facebook account. After signup, you will access Facebook Dating from your current Facebook account on both iPhone and Android applications. But some users have encountered problems when using this new service. First, you need to know how to enable Facebook Dating to get started. If you have already enabled the service and it is ...

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Fix: Google Assistant routines not working

Google Assistant is a cool Android application that is getting better and better with more updates. One of the coolest features of the AI system is the Google Routines, which you can customize to receive weather reports, your calendar entries, listen to your favorite music, and podcasts, and so on at specific times. Unfortunately, from time to time, some Android users will experience some issues with the routines. For example, you might find that you can’t add routines to Google ...

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Fix: Ring Doorbell live view isn’t working

The primary function of Live View on all Ring devices is to allow you to stream live High-Definition videos and communicate in two-way. That means you can use the feature to check in on your house anytime from your camera. However, sometimes that does not happen because you encounter problems with errors like Ring Live View not allowed by the owner. This prevents you from seeing what is happening on your property. Among its many functions, the Ring Doorbell device ...

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Troubleshoot: Snapchat video call not working

Snapchat allows you to video chat with a friend or group of people. For group chats, it only allows a maximum of 15 people at once. While conversing via video, you can use its Face Lenses feature to spice up the communication. But users sometimes experience issues with the app whereby the video call function stops working. Whenever you encounter a problem with Snapchat live video not working, you will be unable to communicate with your friends and loved ones. ...

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How to delete a MeetMe account

MeetMe is one of the most popular dating platforms that allows strangers from any part of the world to date. Aside from meeting new dating prospects, you can also use it to meet people with similar interests, thus making lots of new friends. But what if you are no longer interested in using the platform? With most social networking sites, such as MeetMe, you post a lot of information, and as long as the profile is active, it will be ...

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How to recover deleted Instagram messages

It can be quite frustrating to lose all your direct messages on Instagram. Whether you have deleted them accidentally or you’ve just logged in and found that all of them are gone, the experience is equally devastating. Instagram does not provide a backup for messages, unlike messaging apps like WhatsApp. That leads to the question, “Can I recover deleted Instagram messages? Well, there are sure ways you can apply to help you recover your Instagram messages. How to recover deleted ...

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How to reset the Owlet base station in a few simple steps

A baby is, by all means, a great blessing in a home. However, you can’t put off the anxieties that arise when thinking about the best way to monitor your baby’s well-being throughout the day and night. Baby monitoring technology has provided an extra hand in taking care of the little ones and giving caregivers peace of mind. An Owlet monitor is one of the technologies that provide excellent baby monitoring services. Since it is such an important device in ...

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Fix ‘an unknown network error has occurred’ on Instagram

Instagram is one of the largest social media networks today. Almost 1 billion people use the platform daily. Each person uses a different computer system to access their Instagram profile. That means people will have different experiences when using the platform, and some may encounter errors. A common error reported by many Instagram users across the globe is the unknown network error. But what does unknown network error mean on Instagram? An unknown network error can occur anytime. For example, ...

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Snapchat symbols and their meanings

Over the last ten years, social media platforms have integrated more symbols and emojis into their database. Snapchat is an ideal example of a platform that is symbol-centred. Unfortunately, the saturation of symbols and emojis comes with its fair share of challenges. Are you unsure about a specific Snapchat symbol’s meaning? Here’s a list of the most popular Snapchat symbols and their meanings. Friendship symbols on Snapchat and their meaning Unlike platforms such as Instagram and Twitter, Snapchat has different ...

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How to get voice filters on Snapchat easily

Voice filters allow you to manipulate your voice and create specific special effects. Snapchat users can now use voice filters without necessarily using third-party apps. You can add numerous effects to all your snaps easily. Some popular voice filters available on Snapchat include alien voice and robot voice change. The Snapchat voice filter feature works in a number of ways. Although, you can still use third-party applications to increase the filter options. Here are a few tips on how to ...

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How to clear Tinder cache and reset swipes

Tinder is one of the world’s most popular dating apps with over 26 million matches per day. It has a couple of exciting features payable by its premium users as well as other free and limited features. If you’ve used the service without it’s premium or gold subscriptions, then you’ve probably encountered things like your swipes running out or the inability to reset a left swipe made. This piece addresses clearly ways to navigate through the popular site, either through ...

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How to reset your Swann DVR password

If you are using a Swann DVR, you understand that the most challenging part is to change the password. That is not a straightforward process. It is not the same as changing a password to your email address. You must go through a specific process to change the CCTV password for your Swann digital system. You cannot disable a user’s password on the DVR. Instead, you can only put a limit on the user account by setting several permissions. When ...

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How to Change Your Location on Snapchat Filters

When you install SnapChat for the first time, you will notice that the app requires you to enable location services. The app needs your location so that you can use some of its basic features such as filters. Some lenses do not work well in specific areas. So, if you are a traveller, turning off your location will deny you access to geo-filters on SnapChat, including stickers and badges. Geo-filters are a feature introduced in the app. They are similar ...