Android 4.2 is an incremental update in the "Jelly Bean" version series which debuted with the Nexus 4 and Nexus 10. Please only use this tag if you feel your question is specific to Android 4.2.

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Last ditch recovery for soft-bricked Galaxy Tab 10.1 possible?

Looking for some "heroic measures" advice here. Some weeks ago, my Galaxy Tab2 10.1 (GT-P5113; Wifi only) suddenly threw itself into a bootloop frenzy that I have so far been unable to recover from. ...
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Closed Captioning support for Android 4.2 [on hold]

Is there any way to support Closed Captioning on Android 4.1,4.2, and 4.3? Is there any library we can use? I know 4.4 and up Android supports closed Captioning.
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I haven't found any rom for my device in internet , how to port one? [closed]

My tab name is kente k10 . It is android 4.2.2 .I want to updrage it to 5.1 , So i am looking for a rom . I searched but haven't found any rom for it . How can i get a custom rom for it?? How to ...
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Brutal bug “android.process.acore has stopped” doesn't solve after factory reset

Apparently this bug is prevalent and some are lucky enough to solve it by simply clearing data of Contacts storage but not me. I believe I have tried it all. Even after factory reset (via stock ...
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Keep Rebooting After Installing Fake GPS For Pokemon GO (I Think It's Not Bootloop)

Today I'm installing the Fake GPS app for Pokemon GO, I watch the tutorial from here: Trik akali GPS pokemon GO - Fake GPS POKEMON GO trick Well, at the first try, I don't have any issue.. but, after ...
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Weird notification on android [on hold]

Hi I receive a notification on my android saying (sim application for info) what does it mean please I m confused is this a spy or a spam or what?
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Android locked MicroSD card (all files read-only)

I own a Wiko Rainbow with Android 4.2.2. Out of the blue my MicroSD card got locked and I can neither create nor delete any files on my phone (such as photos). At first, I did not even understand why, ...
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Unninstalling two weird files considered risk app gone weird

Ok so I try to not mess up my phone with root but sometimes I do something idk what. I use root to cheat on games (Lucky patcher, game killer etc.) When I got root it automatically installed kingroot ...
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Want to upgrade 4.2.2 to 4.4 (GT6060)

I'm using Samsung Grand Neo(GT9060) with 4.2.2. Now I want to upgrade it with 4.4.But there is no update available. Is it possible to upgrade??if so then how??
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Want to change my mac address [duplicate]

I have rooted my phone installed busybox and terminal app. When I type $ su and $ busybox iplink show eth0 it says can't find device 'eth0' in the terminal app. I have tried evrythin possible it doesn'...
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One Touch Fierce has black screen even after factory reset

So this happened all of a sudden... i was casually listening to music then the screen turns all black for no reason... so i tried rebooting and still nothing.. just a black screen after the metro pcs ...
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How Do I Install Custom ROM Through PC/Laptop?

I succesfully rooted my android device, and now I want to install custom rom but so many problem. In every tutorial says I need to install custom recovery but, all the custom recovery software is my ...
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Android Jellybean not booting

My phone suddenly stopped booting. When I press power button to turn on my phone, I see manufacturer animation in a loop and phone doesn't start. I didn't do any thing like flashing custom ROM. I don'...
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the eternal “insufficient storage” problem

As I told in the title, I have an "insufficient storage" problem on my tablet, storage shows nearly 400mb free space, I cleaned the cache in all possible ways (with avg cleaner, manually in the ...
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How to Root Samsung galaxy S4 SGH I337 - JDQ39.I337UCUAMF3

Can I flash a custom rom on this device? This device has an MF3 bootloader version of at&at. Searching on the web seems to be resulted in the information that is this device can be rooted but no ...
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Bootloader menu not starting

boda impressped E351 DC with andoid 4.2.2 but I want to install another os and for that I need to unlock the bootloader but when I try to open it with the adb (adb reboot bootloader) the device ...
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“Insufficient storage - The device does not have enough space to download…” error only when downloading a language pack in Swiftkey

I'm always getting this error message when trying to download another language pack in SwiftKey: Insufficient storage - The device does not have enough space to download [language]. Consider ...
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Deleted play store accidently form my rooted Sony Xperia C2305 using lucky patcher

I've already read the answer of this similar question here but in the first answer in step-6 it is not asking for replace the application because I've deleted it from my phone and it is not disabled. ...
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Update First Gen Nexus 7 to 4.3

I have a first generation Nexus 7. It was getting so slow as to be useless, so I did a factory reset and it is not much better. It then informs me that an upgrade to Android 4.3 is ready. So I do that,...
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how to remove recovery partition on galaxy tab4 230

I need to configure couple of tablets for correctional facility. one of their requirement is to not have factory reset ability. I searched a lot and I figured out if I remove recovery partition ...
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Device is not starting

The device hangs at the part when "SAMSUNG" is displayed in screen. It animates but doesn't start. Device is a Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 and is rooted. I already tried factory reset. I didn't modify ...
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How can I disable the Wi-Fi connection of my Android phone from my laptop?

Is it somehow possible to control the Wi-Fi connection of my Android phone from my laptop to disable (not only disconnect) the Wi-Fi connection of my phone if both my phone and my laptop are connected ...
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System apps location on Android Jelly Bean

I chose to pose this question here, since I don't have any Jelly Bean device nearby. On Android KitKat, system apps are located at /system/priv-app/. On Lollipop and Marshmallow, instead, they're ...
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Can I use micromax's driver for Quantum 350?

Hi I want to root my Android device according to http://www.digitbrunch.com/android/how-to-root-micromax-unite-2-a106 (after reverse tether) Can I use micromax's driver to do this with Goclever ...
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How can I tell which Android device a microSD card used to be in?

I have multiple Android devices, and found a microSD card that used to be in one of them. It had a "Android" folder with app subfolders. Is there a way to tell which of my devices used to have this ...
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Does USB Internet option require root access?

Hi I want to reverse tether from PC, OS Win 8.1 to android device but is it required root? In Activity in Local Area Connection Status (Local Area Connection is my Remote NDIS...) I get increased Sent ...
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adware site through Phishing attack activated a VAS on my android

I suddenly got an sms from my service provider (Vodafon IN) that Silk Pack is active on your number as requested and rental of Rs. 15 has been deducted I had made no such request so i ...
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How to remove gunpowder virus?

I have recently been having problems on my device which includes random apps appearing on my phone and some chinese app that somehow was "pre-installed". As i scoured the internet for answers, i ...
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Uninstalled Google Play services [duplicate]

An using huawei Y330, I unknowingly uninstalled my google play services and now I can't use some of my apps because they say This app can't work unless Google Play Services is updated. If I ...
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Android 4.2.2 Use Dvorak On-Screen Keyboard Built-in [duplicate]

Dvorak keyboard layout on stock Android is related, but it seems that things have changed since that answer was issued. I'm using Android 4.2.2, and would like to enable the dvorak on-screen keyboard. ...
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From where can I download Samsung 4.2.2 firmware? [duplicate]

I need a Samsung device running 4.2.2 for test our application for a critical issue that is happening only with this device. I am unable to find a device. So tried to download firmware and install it ...
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android static layout error

I just installed CatLog on my Alcatel onetouch pop c2 and I saw there is many weird errors. Error: StaticLayout: length=52; index=53. I don't know what is that but I got many of them. Anyone ...
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LocationServices Activity is popping up

I have Android 4.2.2 I am facing this weird situation, where a screen is being popped out often. Could anyone provide a solution for this. I tried disabling/enabling, stopping location services ...
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External SD Card Detected, Files Not Showing

Being a BLU fan, I have a BLU Neo 4.5. A few days ago, I had this really strange experience; I have my 64 GB external SD card inserted and my phone's storage setting detected it. 64GB. However, when I ...
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Why will a video game from the google play store be asking me for root/super users permissions?

So I don't know if this is a question for here or security.stackexchange.com but the thing is I installed a game that ask me for root access to my system it seems suspicious and strange why will a ...
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How can I filter for SMS stored on my SIM card?

I would like to filter or search my SMS only for those that are stored on my SIM card, thus excluding those that are stored on my telephone. The device I am using is a Fairphone first generation ...
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Why my device is giving the error “Kernel Panic Upload Mode”?

I have a Samsung Galaxy P5100 Tab 2 10.1 running Android 4.2.2. I have been using it for around two years and I have been getting the error "Kernel Panic Upload Mode" twice, almost every year, and ...
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Crash report: Enter key makes newline. How to send input?

i'm trying to send feedback on an app that crashes. I run the app, when it crashes i get a popup asking if i want to report it, which sends me to a Feedback form with: email to use Write your ...
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My user data wipes after every boot!

i rooted my tablet but when i reboot my tablet all my user data deleted automatically.this happens after every boot.Can any one help me?
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Help me identify this tablet Vivax TPC 8150

Yes, this is a bit out of topic but I need to identify this tablet VIVAX TPC-8150 AND YES BEFORE YOU ASK I DID ALLOT OF RESEARCH BEFORE DOING THIS. All I need is a update image that will remove a ...
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How to get a lense while moving the cursor?

How do I get such a lense while moving the typing cursor in Android 4.2.2?
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How to resolve the issue “SIM card full”?

On my Android 4.2.2 I always get the following notification message after activating my SIM card: SIM card full Delete some messages to make room for... However, when I go to the setting ...
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custom ringtones for all contacts

i tried to set custom ringtone via Es File Explorer But Still the default mobile ringtone , it success when i set custom specific contact , the problem : i want to set custom ringtone for all ...
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The game that was previously working says 'it is not compatible with my device' after factory reset

I factory reset my Acer Liquid z160 Android phone because it was getting laggy and can't open some apps. Now it is fixed. But I now have a new problem. This game I was playing for months on this phone,...
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Uninstall “Security Assistant”

There is an app named "Security Assistant". There is not an option to uninstall this app. When I went to the device administrator settings, this app is not listed there. There are 2 listed there: ...
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How can I make a controller work on my android tablet using an OTG cable?

I am trying to make my Thurstmaster GP XID controller (http://www.thrustmaster.com/products/gp-xid-pc) work on my android 4.2 device (Onda v975s) by plugging it into the microusb port using an OTG ...
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Swap file SD/Internal? Android

Should I use my SD card or internal for swap? As I have a crummy 512mb of ram that often closes music/chrome and even YouTube video freezes up sometimes of the first 0-10seconds... I am rooted and ...
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Turn on Ethernet by default in AOSP?

I have AOSP for android 4.2 with Ethernet patch added to it. When I flash android image to my device and boot the device I have to go to settings turn on Ethernet to get started. If I do it the first ...
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Enable software menu without virtual keys

I have a broken touch screen at the bottom of my Jiayu G45 (Android 4.2.2) phone. Thus the capacitive buttons are not available any more. I've found a program (Soft Buttons) which enables software ...
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How to use volume key to take picture in Samsung S3 (with android 4.2)

I've just been gave a Samsung S3, and it come with Android 4.2 (so I cant apply this guide) So I post this question, Please guide me how to take picture using volume key with Samsung S3 (Android 4.2)!?...