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Disable photo on call

Lenovo A789, 4.1 (rooted), no further firmware updates available for that model. When I make calls, there is a contact photo with ugly full-screen scaling. I don't need this feature and prefer to ...
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App create file in 4.0.3 but in 4.4 doesn't create [on hold]

i have problem with creating file in Android. I create file in my CreateDatabaseActivity like this: if(!Security.checkLogin(this._login.getText().toString()) || ...
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Is it okay to populate a locally made DB in Android Studion externally? [on hold]

I created a database by coding it in Android Studio. I already have a database with empty tables. Is it okay if I populate it externally using SQLite Browser? Can I still access it without defining ...
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I want to use an old phone for making calls only, does the OS version matter?

I have an old Galaxy S phone running Android 4.0 and only want to use the phone for calls. Does the OS version matter?
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accessing internal storage of android device without powering on device

i own a canvas micromax. while experimenting with the motherboard i accidentally screwed with the power button. my device is as such fine but the power button has stopped functioning due to which i ...
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White screen while charging when phone is off

I'm using my phone (Lenovo A660) since more than two years. Usually, I do not boot the phone to often (approximately once a month). However, I recently realized when I turned of the phone, that the ...
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Google Play Services Problem of O+ 8.9 [duplicate]

Google Play Services is not installing. It is always saying that, Incompatible with other applications(s) using the same shared user ID.
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What happens when a phone is rooted?

which files in the phone are changed when a phone is rooted. Is any app is installed during this? Can we manually change apps in phone to have root permissions?
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Unable to send messages ICS

Whenever I sent a message it is in Sending... status all the time. I've checked the SMSC settings and they are entered correctly. Restarted phone several time. Still the problem is there.. I ...
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my MIcro Max A120 KitKat 4.4.2 only show android logo with loading sign and blinking

I root my mocromax a120 KitKat 4.4.2 by king root. It was root successfully without any error. After sometime I do hard reset.(I made a mistake) Then restart automatically but it shows only android ...
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Data Usage Warning in ICS

I found these related questions on the same issue: How do I disable the data usage warning and notification in ICS? How to turn of Google Samsung Nexus Galaxy 3g/mobile data usage warning? But, my ...
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Where can I get Google Apps (gapps) for Xperia Mini STi15 (“smultron”)?

I am want gapps for cyanogenmod9 goo.im is no longer accessible and everyone seem to still share the same link. Please share the updated link to me. Just so you know when I say not "accessible" what ...
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Set Russian language on Alcatel Pop S7 (Android 4.1.2)

I am not able to configure the device to Russian language, although assumed that all Android supports it. Question: What are the chances to enable Russian UI after I root the device? Worth trying or ...
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Removing “yo” from my autocorrect

I'm using Android 4.4.2 on my Galaxy S4 and using keyboard layout Icecream Sandwich. I want to program my phone that when I incorrectly type yo that it autocorrects "to". I don't recall when it ...
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Is it possible to repack an .apk to install it in an incompatible Android version? ('there is a problem parsing the package'/have 4.0.4-requires 4.1)

It's about an .apk (Inbox by Gmail) that requires Android 4.1 and up. Trying to install it in my phone which has Android 4.0.4 it shows that "there is a problem parsing the package". I have enabled ...
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Wi-Fi Direct Group Formation fails in Andoid ICS 4.0.4

I have two Wi-Fi Direct Peers A and B(Mobile phone running with JB). Intent value of A is 3 and connected to Peer B. I was able to find the EAPOL key exchange and the association taking place without ...
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Disable or prompt VoIP calling on Android Whatsapp

I recently updated my Whatsapp on Android. I noticed that it allows voice calls with the new version. There is a contact that resides in the same city as me that I would like to place a call to. ...
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4.0 ICS: Access safe mode without volume buttons

My dad has a GEM7008 tablet running 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and has managed to acquire the Cheshire Police virus. Bear in mind that he's in his 60s and before getting this tablet, he'd never used a ...
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Effectiveness of Haxsync in helping sync apps in Android?

I have Android 4.0.4 on a Huawei m931. After reinstalling Facebook app& trying unsuccessfully to get Accounts setting to activate sync. I tried out Haxsync app. It seems to help with some ...
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Media Partition formating error

I have a ONDA Vi30D, ICS 4.03. While wiping the media partition, i get this error, "mkfs.vfat failed on /dev/block/avnftl* (1)". Any help please.
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Facebook App won't sync after re-install

Need help: I uninstalled and reinstalled Facebook app on my Huawei M931 running Android 4.0.4 . When I go to "Accounts and Settings" in phone and add The FB account, then push the grey "sync" ...
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How to recover android

My android Tablet PC eklasse Spark 4.0.3 7" Black Model No:ES01120905934. Unfortunately using cleaner app some system file are deleted. Can any one give me a suggestion what can i do now. i can't ...
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Problem importing server certificate to CyanogenMod 9.1

I am having trouble importing a self signed server certificate to my Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S running CyanogenMod 9.1. I have tried everything that came to mind. First, the usual method: ...
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How to completely disable SELinux in Android L in the init.rc file

I want to disable SELinux at boot time for Android L or 5. The reason is because my daemon is not begin executed on boot when it should due to SELinux problems. I have the following in my init.rc ...
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Android Facebook Sync doesn't activate in System“Accounts/Sync” Setting

I re-added my Facebook app account to "Accounts and Sync" (in System Settings) but it won't activate sync. The button stays grey. Sync of overall phone is on. This is after a delete and reinstall of ...
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Are Android games and apps auto screen resizeable?

By auto screen resizeable I mean that lets say I have a game which runs perfectly on HTC Wildfire S (screen dimensions: 320x480; Android:2.3.5). Can I install the exact same game .apk file on Samsung ...
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Update not working for ZTE Boost Max

I have a ZTE Boost Max and when I try updating it, it says "Package age mismatch" and reboots my phone. I've tried rebooting and factory reset several times but it never works.
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alcatel onetouch pop c3 initial setup screen

My pop c3 stucked at the screen that says "alcatel onetouch good move". I left it like that for one day, and it just stayed there. Last thing I did: I rooted my phone using framaroot. Then I renamed ...
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Half screen in android whatsapp camera while scanning QR code

I have still the saem problem, My internet is working perfactly.. I have idea 3g network, I have Xperia U running on Android 4.0.4. I cannot scan the barcode because of whatsapp camera is open in 1/4 ...
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how to get the address of video from android gallery

How can i get the address of video from gallery. for example: open gallery and pick video then get the video address : /sdcard/myvideo.mp4
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How Can I Format My Internal Storage?

I Have A UBISLATE 7C+ (EDGE). One Day, I Formatted Its Internal Storage With My PC. But I Saw None Of The Files Were Deleted From The Internal Storage. From That Day Onwards, Its Internal Storage's ...
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Installing CWM without android sdk

Any software that'll help installing CWM Is there any software that will allow me to install CWM other than android sdk. For some reason I am not able to install android sdk.
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Unable to mount data and emmc on Lenovo A800

I tried to install a customer rom and it changed the partition on my android phone As you can see in the image /data and /emmc are pointing to invalid blocks /dev/block/mmcblk0p5 and ...
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What does this reoccuring allert mean “NEW MMS message to download: size is 1KB, expires on ___, _:__PM.”

I get this all the time from contacts who insist they never sent me anything. Any clue? I have a suspicion that somehow it is an error relating to others using imessage trying to contact me? or not?
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micromax A110 canvas 2

where to find unmount OTG storage option in file manager / settings of my phone . If I remove my pen drive, message appears as unexpectedly removed
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my phone stuck in Samsung logo

i am using Samsung galaxy pocket Android 4.0,but now struck on Samsung logo.i have done hard reset.but remains in same state.please help me out...
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Why is my External Storage State “removed”

I have a HTC phone running Android 4.0.3. I doesn't have an SD card. I am trying to access the external storage. The External Storage Directory is being returned as "/mnt/sdcard", however the ...
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Notification ringtone does not work even though it is on full

we have a Samsung galaxy tab running android 4.04. This morning the notification ringtone did not work for any app. When I check the setting for volume, notification ringtone volume is on full BUT the ...
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How can i get apps on my phone from ONLY my other phone, and not my tablet?

I am going to get a replacement phone and i only want apps from my old phone to be downloaded to the new one, and not my tablets apps. i know there is "google play-my apps-all", but that includes my ...
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Xperia Sola- Whatsapp Web not being able to scan the Bar Code

I have successfully managed to chat on whatsapp web two times, but since yesterday it just won't read the bar code. I have tried it horizontally and vertically, placed it for minutes and also tried ...
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Import in init.rc or start serice

I would like to modify init.rc to use import init.xyz.rc or start a service to set Ethernet addresses, file permission, etc upon power up of android device. This will be a oneshot. The file should ...
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my tab not working after installing a cwm frim play store

I installed a cwm recovery from play store on my android tablet .After installing the cwm recovery it rebooted. When it rebooted it cam to the the cwm recovery that I installed it became stuck and the ...
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how to flash phone with two roms installed accidently

I had installed a rom without wiping data. Help me, how to flash it please. the phone is a lenovo p700 4.0 Thanks
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My Samsung Galaxy S3 is upgrading automatically and now can't work properly

So, I turned off my cellphone for awhile and turned it on again. And, suddenly, it was upgrading itself. The title is "Android is upgrading" and below there is "Optimising app 3 of 82". I waited for ...
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No Micro SD Card Inserted but phone detects it

I have an Android 4.0.4 Myphone A919 Duo. I go to Settings > Storage. Internal Storage: Total Space is 0.98 GB. Phone Storage: Total Space is 1.55 GB. Then on SD CARD, it says Mount SD Card which ...
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Unable to start chinese tablet even after installing recovery

When I try to boot my chinese tablet it halts on a small android icon and does not go ahead. It is not a boot loop. I just stays there. It booted successfully a couple of hours ago after two days and ...
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Chinese tablet does not boot

I have a Chinese Tablet that was working till last night. I did a factory reset and now it is stuck in small Android logo. I have tried all key combinations to enter into recovery with no success. ...
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How to delete a Play store accpunt through system [duplicate]

I have sold my old android mobile to a person and made sure that the mobile was completely formatted. But, when I try to view the list of devices in Play Store it is listing both my new and old ...
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Is there an easy way to update my HTC Evo 4g to ICS?

I just got a Sprint HTC Evo 4G, and discovered it is running Android v2.3.5 (Gingerbread). I manually checked for updates, which downloaded the latest security patch for 2.3.5 Gingerbread, but did ...
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Reset password on Galaxy Player [duplicate]

I have a Samsung Galaxy Player 4.0 and I haven't used it in ages. With that being said, I forgot my password. When I tried to unlock it, it told me to put in my email, but I forgot my password to that ...