Being the current flagship devices, there is a lot that rides on the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. However, several users have reported a certain error that affects Galaxy devices, especially every time a newly installed app is launched.The “Screen overlay detected” message pops up every time after the permission dialogs, and don’t seem to be a one-time thing. For the less informed, screen overlay is the feature that allows an app to display notifications and messages over other apps.
What's my model number?
There are several ways to locate your model number:
- Option 1
- On your device, go to Settings, then "About device" and scroll down to "Model number"
- Option 2
- Often times you can view the model number inside the device, by removing the battery
- Option 3
- Using Samsung's model/serial number location tool