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  1. Robert McIntyre

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    Hi all. I got a Samsung s10 for its dual sim capability. I need to have sim 1 (personal) on 24 hours but I need to schedule sim 2 (work) off at night. I looked at automateit but couldn't find it there. Any help appreciated.
    (It is not a menu option, I have asked Samsung)
     



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  2. Unforgiven

    Unforgiven ...eschew obfuscation...
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    It's been a few years since I had a dual sim phone. Is there any options in the Do Not Disturb menus to apply rules to only one sim?
     
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  3. Robert McIntyre

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    Thanks but nope, not independently.
     
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  4. Unforgiven

    Unforgiven ...eschew obfuscation...
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    Is there a way to manually turn off sim 2 in settings? I want to verify before I suggest another app. I don't want to lead you down that rabbit hole if it is fruitless.
     
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  5. Robert McIntyre

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    It is possible but if manual I will forget sometimes to switch on or off ...
     
  6. Unforgiven

    Unforgiven ...eschew obfuscation...
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    I completely understand not wanting manual. The tasker app should allow you to automatically toggle settings based on different criteria (location, time, etc.) but it is a complex app. Think of automateit on steroids. There is a whole forum for it. I'm not good at using it, but I understand how it works and it should be a solution for you.
    https://androidforums.com/apps/tasker.704/
     
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  7. Robert McIntyre

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    Ye gods! I thought automateit was unfriendly. No "hi, this is automateit and this is how it works..." I suppose its not really a commercial thing so why would they bother.

    Why oh why wouldn't Samsung have written it into the phones software, surely many people have personal sim / work sim.

    Wish me luck. (Holds nose, dives in to "tasker").

    Thanks, and for what its worth, I forgive you !
     
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  8. Unforgiven

    Unforgiven ...eschew obfuscation...
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    No worries. I'll move this thread to that forum and see if anyone has any ideas.
     
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  9. Robert McIntyre

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    I think I'm getting somewhere with tasker.
    There's quite a lot to learn although there is some very basic guidance. I am a little wary of the changes I might make. I'll watch a few YouTube. Screenshot attached
     

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  10. ocnbrze

    ocnbrze DON'T PANIC!!!!!!!!!

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