[ How to ?? ] Root the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Exynos Variant

We’re starting to see more and more people getting their hands on the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8, so for those of you looking for some help in rooting your device, XDA Recognized Developer dr.ketan has made a simple step-by-step guide for you. This guide will walk you through how to gain root access to the device using SuperSU. The developer also promises to provide an EFS backup tool so you can save the important data in this partition.
Once your device is rooted, you open up the device to some interesting modifications such as flashing the popular audio mod called Viper4Android. Of course, there are already a ton of things you can do without root on Samsung devices such as blocking ads and disabling bloatware, but having root access is an added benefit nonetheless.
Check out this guide in Galaxy Note 8 forum

[How to] Force apps into full screen Galaxy S8

The Samsung Galaxy S8 has a stunning display. The phone is narrower and taller than others, due to its 18.5:9 screen ratio. This does make the phone easier to handle, while keeping that Infinity display looking sharp and elegant. The only problem is most apps are not optimized for it.


Before we show you how this is done, let us remind you this may bring some complications, depending on the app. Not all apps have been optimized for Galaxy S8.With that out of the way, let’s see how to take advantage of that long screen.

How to force apps into full screen

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Choose Display.
  3. Select Full screen apps.
  4. Toggle on/off to select which desired app gets to go to full screen.
  5. Done!

How to force apps into full screen on-the-go

  1. Open an app.
  2. Hit the Recent Apps navigation button.
  3. When supported, a little icon with a stretching/narrowing screen will show up over the last app. Tap on it.
  4. This will force the app to show up full screen.
  5. Done!
  6. You can also select that icon to revert the app to its original state.
  7. Enjoy!