Android 4.3 is an incremental update in the "Jelly Bean" version series which debuted with the new Nexus 7 (2013). Please only use this tag if you feel your question is specific to Android 4.3.

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How to fix a black screen (bricked) after rooting an encrypted device

Phone: Samsung Galaxy S3 (GT-I9300) Per work policy to add an exchange account I had to encrypt my phone. After doing so, I needed to root it to create a swap partition as it was constantly running ...
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Enable bootloader screen for Lenovo Vibe Z

I pressed and held volume up key for sometime and my Lenovo Vibe Z is seems to be bricked (not charging or switching on). I would like to get into to the boot-loader screen to factory reset the ...
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Device almost unusable after Google password change

Today I changed my Google password. The next time I turn on my tablet I am suddenly confronted with a "Re-type password" screen - yes, it takes the whole screen. So I jump over to another app to ...
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Issues selecting text in Chrome 34

I'm trying to use the javascript text editor at http://codemirror.net. Normally, I can long tap on any text to bring up a selection that I can modify and copy/cut/paste. However, long tapping in the ...
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Old emails getting deleted on Note3

My old emails are getting deleted somehow. I tried deleting the account and setting up the email again but it just doesnt load any of the old emails. This however works fine on my laptop which means ...
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Auditing application's use of GPS

There is an application on my phone that triggers the GPS at random intervals. The start of this polling doesn't correlate with any newly installed applications so I imagine a recent update or ...
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Samsung Note 2 input language selector problem (Android 4.3)

I have a strange problem for about a week. I have 3 input languages enabled on my smartphone (EN, RU, DE). To switch between them, I usually could slide the space-bar of the on-screen keyboard to the ...
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Will I get Offcial updates after rooting my Xperia SP?

I have Sony Xperia SP, I am planning to root my device. Will I get offcial updates ( Like Kitkat update in future ) after rooting?
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Install/Update Apps gives “Insufficient Storage Available” error, although I already cleared the cache and other data

Whenever I update some app(listed below), I am getting this Error. Insufficient Storage available. I have a Sony Xperia ZR. I have about 3.46 GB free. And the application I am trying to updates are ...
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Wifi scanning for known networks that don't broadcast their SSID

When wifi is enabled, and the phone is not connected to a wifi network, it scans for known networks. I always thought that networks send out their SSID (like StarbucksWifi) and if this SSID is in the ...
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How Do I carry out an Upgrade? [duplicate]

I want to upgrade from Android 4.1 to 4.3 on my Sony Xperia SP smartphone. Please, how do I go about it to have a successful outcome without losing what I have already on the phone?
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Process com.android.phone stops unexspectedly

This morning I wanted to call someone and since then my Samsung S3 shows me the error as written above. Android version is 4.3, carrier is T-Mobile. Anyone knows a common fix for the issue?
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Can you fully remove Google system apps from Android including the Play Store updates?

Believe it or not, but I want to remove a few Google Apps which I have no use for and want to free up space, resources and mobile data usage by not having them on my phone at all. These include: ...
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Samsung galaxy note 2 android 4.3 problems

Is there a solution for the battery drain problem that the note 2 suffers after the 4.3 update? In my case the drain is most noticeable when the wifi is on. When its off battery lasts a good while ...
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How to unbrick a Galaxy S4 after a failed Android 4.3 update?

I have been postponing the Android 4.3 update ever since it became available for this phone. (Once you download it, you can't get rid of it if you don't want to install it, you can only keep ...
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My Image not coming after android 4.3 update in sms

After updating my Xperia SP from Android 4.1 to 4.3, I've noticed that I can see images of my contacts in SMS. But I can't see my own image, whereas I can see the images of my friends. Please see the ...
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How to select file to attach to E-mail from “My Files”

I'm using the stock e-mail client in Android 4.3. I have a file in my Downloads folder that I want to send in an e-mail. When I try to attach, it asks me where I want to get the file from. Most of ...
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How to disable calls and sms and use only Internet connection?

I have a Sony Xperia Z1 packed with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. I'm interested if it's possible to setup my phone to not receive any phone calls or SMS. I would like to use my Internet connection only, ...
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4.3 Lockscreen: How to drag on a lockscreen notification to go to that app?

I have a Samsung Note II. It used to be Android 4.2, and on the lockscreen, if I got a notification of an SMS, I could drag on that notification itself to unlock the phone and go straight to the SMS ...
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Very high mobile data usage reported by carrier, no evidence in phone

My phone is a galaxy Note II, I found out yesterday that I breached the 5 GB limit of data usage for the month when the carrier completely cut my data connections. I went to check the reported usage ...
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Mod for Jelly Bean Nav bar on Kit Kat Tablet?

I have a Nexus 7 (2013), it is running kit kat, and I am really loving how everything I have set up in this ROM (Beanstalk 4.4.2). There is one thing I really miss and can't seem to find any ...
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Password protect sd memory card and/or contents

I have a MICROMAX P650 Tablet. The Android version is 4.2.1. Internal memory is 1 GB and ROM is 16 GB. Memory card support is expandable upto 32 GB. I have added a memory card, Transcend 8GB, class ...
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Howto encrypt my external SD card

Today I encrypted my android phone. Now I want to encrypt the external SD card as well. When I open System settings > Security, I don't see an option to encrypt the external sd card. I'm on Android ...
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Cannot remove folder from Internal Storage

I have a Problem with my rooted Galaxy Nexus running Paranoid Android 4.3 (3.99). I have 2 folders in the main memory named rom and roms which I cannot remove. Nor with a file manager nor with a ...
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Bluetooth keyboard connection settings

I installed a system update and it changed how the device works when connecting a bluetooth scanner. The tablets I am using are Nexus 7 (the new one released in 2013). They are all identical ...
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Where are “Auto backup” photos stored?

I have a S4 (4.3, verizon) and want to download the photos I have in "Auto backup" in my gallery. It has a picassa web albums logo (this thing) on it, but I can't find it on: My phone, when ...
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S3 4.3 shv-e210sksugna2 rooting?

I heard that 4.3 is causing a lot of problems for rooting. So far I haven't been able to find a way to root this version of S3. Can anyone point me to a good website?
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How do I have anonymous notifications (phone, text, …) on Android 4.3 like 4.1?

So back in what I believe was Android 4.1, I had to swipe my lock screen to unlock my phone. Before swiping, it gives me the option of swiping into my missed calls, my text messages, and my ...
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How to fix the Nfc service stopped after OTA upgrade the Android 4.3 version

I upgraded my Samsung galaxy S3 GT19300 into Android 4.3 version by OTA, after this my phone is hanged and stopped, wi-fi is not working and It always appear "Unfortunately, Nfc Service has stopped".i ...
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Note 2 update problems

Hi I got my note 2 from Kuwait. I am currently working in India. The last update I did on my note 2 was android 4.1.2 . Now when I check for OTA updates for my note 2, it shows that latest updates ...
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How to prevent widget resize on unlock swipe?

After upgrading to 4.3, there is only a small portion of the lower screen that can be used to unlock the phone. The upper part of the screen engages what looks like some sort of draw or resize box ...
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Why does my Samsung Galaxy SIII with 4.3 run so slow

Hi I live in South Africa and we recently received the 4.3 update for the Galaxy SIII. When I perform general functions on the phone(open apps, browse web, run multiple apps) everything goes very ...
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how to get control-/ or control-_ to work

I'm using the Hacker's Keyboard, which provides extra keys such as control, alt, and so forth which are necessary when doing things like shell commands. I'm having an issue where I can't undo in ...
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how to trace lost mobile location with help of imei number? [duplicate]

I had lost my samsung galaxy note 2 on 31st january 2014 & i have imei number so can anyone help me how to trace my mobile loation with help of imei number?
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WhatsApp does not vibrate when I get a message

In Samsung Galaxy Note 2, WhatsApp does not vibrate either in sound mode or vibration mode when I get a message. How do I fix this?
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How to reset the default app for outgoing SMS sent via Google Voice Actions?

In sending my first SMS via Google Voice Actions, I assigned the wrong default app for sending outgoing messages from Voice Actions--I chose the default Messaging app rather than Google Voice. How can ...
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Android 4.3 Privacy Protection settings get reset from time to time

I use JB 4.3.1 (Avatarrom). In system settings > security > Privacy protection I can set which apps have access to my contacts. I've set this many times, and I notice that after one or two days ...
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Note 2 Contacts app

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Contacts app has started to lag after updating to Android Jelly Bean 4.3. What can be the reason behind this lag?
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Tasker Shortcut Icons & Names Revert Back to Default After Every Reboot

All my custom Tasker shortcut icons get changed to the default Tasker icon and all the shortcuts' names got renamed to "Tasker" after every reboot no matter how many times I got them changed. I have ...
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How to update rooted S3 to 4.3 using only OTA?

I unrooted my phone to get OTA update but while updating in the boot screen, it stopped at around 25% with the red triangle and the Android bot then reboots automatically. I have tried many times ...
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Odin Flashable Backup

Ok. So, lucky me, I just got a galaxy s4. Unfortunately it's the AT&T version, already updated to MK2. It is rooted, and I've gone through and removed all the bloatware apps through Titanium ...
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A real Android ISO File

Most of the ones given can't even play videos, they just crash when I try doing anything remotely heavy. Is there no true ISO file that plays videos and can handle anything that a normal tablet can? ...
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No Longer Receiving Message Notifications on Lock Screen

I have a SG3 recently updated to Jelly Bean 4.3. When the update ran, I received message previews on the lock screen, accessed them without trouble, and enjoyed the feature. In the last 24-36 hours, ...
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Where is the temp file of recorder in Android?

Galaxy Note2 4.3 Samsung firmware. Recording for 1 hour with the highest quality, accidentally pressed "back" button, nothing saved. Usually the file would be saved automatically even if "back" is ...
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Open or converting saved webpage from stock browser

I have saved a webpage using the "save for offline reading" feature on the stock browser. I can access the file on the filesystem at /data/data/com.android.browser/files. How do I now view this file ...
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How to turn off apps toolbar? [duplicate]

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 with Android 4.3. Some time ago a toolbar with list of applications appeared. I can edit its position (right or left) and I can edit apps on toolbar, but a cant remove it. ...
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scheduled message feature removed?

I've upgraded my Galaxy Note II to Android 4.3 and if I open the menu when writing an SMS there is no scheduled message option anymore. Where is it gone?
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Log off on Nexus 7 2013 V4.3

Can you log off gmail on Nexus 7 2013 V4.3 ? I would like to share tablet (to play games) without them reading my mail. I do not wish to open up new accounts. Thanx
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Better way to deal with “Only part of the message has been downloaded” mail warning?

I'm using the stock e-mail app on Android 4.3. This morning, when I tried to forward an e-mail to another person, I got a warning that popped up which read: Only part of the message has been ...
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Help me. Can't update my galaxy [duplicate]

I own a Samsung SCH-i545 Galaxy S4 and can not update to Jellybean 4.3. The wi-fi it says: Software update is temporarly unavailable.vTry again later. Kies does not let me update either. I really want ...