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Micromax A82 displays black screen after flash

After flashing my Micromax A82 with stock ROM, display is not coming – only black light is there on display and mobile is turning on, as I can hear the micromax startup sound and mobile vibrate when I ...
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how to create carousel image slider with next and prev button and swipe functionality? [on hold]

i want to make carousel image slider with next and prev button and swipe functionality like this. i have made simple image slider with next and prev button , but my swiping functionality is not ...
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Enable lock screen widgets, 4.4.2 Kitkat on Samsung Mega 6.3 LTE

When I try to enable lock screen widgets in my Samsung Mega 6.3 LTE with Kitkat 4.4.2 from Settings > Security it has no "Enable widgets" which was the solution in How do you add widgets to the ...
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Enable USB debugging on a broken screen using ADB Build.prop or Default.prop (Permission & Root Issue) [duplicate]

I have a Samsung Note 2 with a Broken screen/digitizer. So no haptic feedbacks. Anyway the USB Debugging is already on and I could use the Remote tools like SideSync, Mobizen & other softwares on ...
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Google Hangouts audio & notificaion bar alerts do not resume after muting and unmuting audio

It's very annoying, as I recently integrated Google Voice with hangouts so I could use MMS and now don't have reliable text message notification as a result. I'd rather find a solution rather than ...
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How to flash a custom rom on Micromax Doodle 3 (a102) [on hold]

Please tell from where can I get a 100% secure custom ROM which could be used on Micromax Doodle 3 (A102) Also, Please describe, how can I install cwm. and from where can I find one campatible with ...
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I have data backroud disabled how do i turn it on [closed]

So my backroud data won't turn on and also no button for it to turn it on im really mad please help
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i accidentally delete my android framework

there, recently i tried to change the framework of my phone and decided i should delete it and send my other framework folder to the system file where the stock framework was. Initially i was supposed ...
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Need to reset DPI of my MTK phone

I tried to change the DPI of my MediaTek Phone. I put higher value now the text and buttons become bigger. I tried to reset using the ADB, but i can't enable the USB debugger. Do you have any ...
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How can I disable (only) the rear facing camera?

I have a Droid Maxx running Android 4.4, but the rear facing camera has a problem. I tried replacing it once, and it worked for a few minutes, but went bad again. The front facing camera works fine. ...
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Can't install apk from Package Installer

I have downloaded an apk from a site, but now I cannot install it; when I'm trying to install, it just returns me an alert / toast message with: Sorry, no application available The Package ...
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Gmail not working with the background data restriction

My device is YU YUREKA with android 4.4.4 and Cyanogenmod 11.0 Restriction of background data in android devices is very much in now-a-days and I always use it. But recently I am facing problem with ...
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Honor 4c not detected by computer not in device manager->other devices folder after brick

I have huawei honor 4c that i updated from kitkat to lolipop. After that i wanted to update it to android 6 for which i wanted to make Nandroid backup first. For this purpose i rooted it and unlocked ...
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Bluetooth switches on every time the phone locks

Since some time ago, every time I lock my phone screen or it gets locked due to not being used, Bluetooth automatically switches on. Why could it be? Android 4.4 on a Samsung Grand Neo Plus
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Microphone volume randomly reduced

I have a Lenovo A6000 phone, Android 4.4.4 is installed. I have Dolby off and I don't use any app to control volumes (not even skype, viber or facebook messenger), also, the phone is NOT rooted. ...
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How to flash stock android on Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 P7300? [duplicate]

I have Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 P7300. Currently it is running on Android 4.0 (ICS), which is the last supported version from Samsung. After couple of years of usage, I find that most of the apps are ...
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Change wallpaper via ADB/terminal

Is there any terminal (ADB) command for Android to change the launcher wallpaper?
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HTC stuck at logo screen while entering recovery mode

I want to install Kitkat 4.4.2 Rom to my HTC Sensation XL android phone. I followed instructions and I installed CWM (ClockWorkMod) but I can not enter recovery choice. When I click on that there ...
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Blank screen boot loop on SM-T211

I have a Samsung SM-T211 (India) tablet and am using it for 2 years. I have rooted it using ODIN and TWRP (android 4.4.2) based on online tutorials and it is working fine. Couple of days back when I ...
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Malware application trying to override system application

My device (Symphony W69Q; running Android 4.4.2) recently encountered an annoying problem. It's UI began to turn off & restart continuously. I also some unwanted apps running in background and ...
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I lost my phone please help to locate it [duplicate]

I have lost my phone and I used the Samsung account to locate it, but it didn't work. Also, I told the police using the IMEI number of the phone. In the same day I looked into Android Device ...
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Change screen unlock method (old Symbian style) on KitKat

Ever since I switched from Symbian to Android I missed a feature that I consider to be of extreme handiness. On my old Nokias, I had a short timer (like 10 seconds) that locked the screen in a simple ...
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Device Encryption Fails, but no error too

I have the same problem as mentioned in this thread: Device encryption fails, but no error I have a Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini (4.4.2) and every time I try to run the encryption, it reboots with no error ...
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High CPU usage and no sleep after upgrading to 4.4.4

I have a Sony Xperia E3. I recently upgraded to Android 4.4.4 from 4.4.2. I don't know if that is causing my issue, but it didn't happen before that. I recently started noticing that my phone becomes ...
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Image captured and then deleted from gallery. Can it be recovered and get into wrong hands?

I have captured a photo with my samsung galaxy ace nxt phone, which has android os v4.4.2 kitkat. Then I have deleted it from my gallery. I haven't uploaded it anywhere, nor shared it anywhere else. ...
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How can I get Reverse USB Tethering to work on my KitKat device? I've already got it running on my Jellybean device

FWIW Reverse USB tethering works great on my Jellybean device, lets assume it has the serial number 0123456789ABCDEF, here are the commands I use to get it running: adb -s 0123456789ABCDEF shell su ...
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Skype doesn't receive calls unless the app is open and in the foreground

This is on a Moto E running Android 4.4.4. Skype doesn't seem to receive calls or messages unless the app is open. If the app is not open, then no notification happens.
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Developer options. still this is not working for android 6.0.1

i'm using moto xt1550, android 6.0.1 how to open developers option ? please reply.. i know Open Settings> About> Software Information> More. Then tap “Build number” seven times to enable Developer ...
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storage device problem

I have InFocus M2-4G mobile.There have no option of 'Default Write Disc'. When installing any apps it has directly Installed to the Internal storage after that move it manually to sd card .but do ...
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add flashlight to quick settings android KitKat

Can I add things like the flashlight add to my tray in Android KitKat? I'll control (turn on and off the flashlight) form here and don't use the default app is installed. Here are the quick settings ...
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Unexpected result when using trigonometric function on KitKat's calculator

I get unexpected results when using the trigonometric functions on my Android 4.4.2 phone. For example, if I enter sin(30)= I get the result -0.9880316 when I expect the result 0.5. It appears the ...
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Bluetooth tethering problem with PAN

Connected my phone via Bluetooth to my pc. Joined a personal area network, PC is sending packets but is not receving. I had already switched on Bluetooth tethering. PC shows that I am connected to ...
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How to start up Motorola Droid Razr M

I tried to upgrade the Motorola Droid Razr M from Kitkat to Lollipop. Unfortunately I ran out of data, so the phone operated for three days, but later it stopped and couldn't work anymore. This is ...
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Do Nexus users get android updates for each new release [duplicate]

As both Android and Nexus belong to Google Inc. Do Nexus owners get forever updates i.e whenever a new version of Android is released? If yes, why they are not shown in the list of Android One phones. ...
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How to check when the phone was turned on? (4.4 kitkat)

I turned my phone on today and there's something weird there. I would like to check if someone turned it on recently. Like, computer booting log. How can I do it?
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Enabling Mass Storage instead of MTP/PTP

Is there any way to enable the old Mass Storage Mode in Android 4.4.2? Right now I can only see MTP or PTP modes, but not the Mass Storage mode that was used to be around in old versions(2.3, I ...
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How to sync deleted photos with google photos/drive?

Have in mind that when I take photos I might take 2 shots of same instance. I arrive home, start wi-fi. All photos are synced with photos. Now - looking into gallery I delete some of them - they were ...
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Reset huawei Ascend P7

I'm trying to reset my phone, but It doesn't work. When I try to reset it via android settings, it restarts, shows the Huawei logo and shutsdown. When I manually restart it its back to its original ...
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Get SMS and NOTES from DEAD android 4.4 (Qmobile x30)

Description I guess my android OS has crashed. It is a Qmobile x30 with Android 4.4. Current Condition: I opened Messaging app, it showed black screen for 4-5 seconds and then back to menu. I ...
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Setting Default applications through ADB

I have an android device (Android 4.4) with two launchers. One comes with the device and the other one is home made. I have the following questions regarding this scenario: How can I set the default ...
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moto g2 caught in restart loop

this is a year old phone just barely past the warranty,its running on kitkat 4.4.4 with no rooting or any other tweaking with system. a few weeks ago i left it at night with google music playing and ...
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Can you help me check your internet connection and try again is always poping up [duplicate]

Hello can hou you help me my playstore keep showing thos message "check your internet connection and try again play store" I cleared the data on my Playstore, framework and google play services. I ...
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Injoo Fire Plus 3G : How hard reset (what are the keys to press )?

I have Injoo fireplus 3G. and I have tried a lot of options (keys) to hard reset/factory reset. I have tried following combination after R and D on web but failed. My android have kitkat version of ...
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how to root an z793c android antirum

I don't know to much about phones I learned all I know dealing with my current situation. Where do I begin or is this phone capable of being rooted, if so please explain.
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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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Can't install apps!! OUT OF SPACE error!! HTC DESIRE 626

I'm using HTC Desire 626. I have more than 2 GB space left on Phone Storage. But I can't install any more apps or games. It's saying that my phone is out of space. I've tried cleaning up all kind ...
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How to hard reset tablet with partially unresponsive screen?

I am facing an issue with the display of my LG Gpad 8.3, running latest Android available for that model: 4.2.2. Background My issue appeared after installing an app which was not from the ...
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Entering recovery mode when plugging powered off tablet to charger

I installed Philz Touch 6.59.0 (ClockworkMod 6.0.5.1) in my Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7" Wifi (SM-T230) and modified the /system/bin/lpm (also called playlpm in other devices) to reboot the device as soon ...
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Do-not-kill priority for user services

I have an antivirus which is prone to the garbage collector when there is little free RAM. I want to unconditionally prevent Android from killing the AV service. I am rooted. How do I do this? I am ...
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How to make Bluetooth tethering work?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 (Lollipop) and a Visual Elite Prestige 10Q tablet (Kit-Kat rooted with KingRoot), and I'd like to be able to use Bluetooth tethering to let the tablet share the phone's data ...