Android 5.0 is the tenth publicly named Android release, and debuted with the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 in November of 2014. Please only use this tag if you feel your question is specific to Android 5.0.

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Using Local (private) DNS server on Lollipop

I have a website hosted on an IIS server on my network. The DNS for this website on only valid from within the network. The DNS cannot be resolved outside of this local network. I am using Wi-fi to ...
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What is this notification , how do o get rid of this

I dont understand what notification icon is this , I get this beside my Wifi symbol
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Privacy/Security concers for setting up business email using Gmail app on Nexus devices

I need to set up my business email*(non gmail email)* on the mobile devices (Nexus 5 and Nexus7). The business has its own private mail server. The way I can do it is by using Gmail app on these ...
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HTC One M7 Text messaging problems

I Have a HTC One M7 that had it's software updated 5/26/15. The only problem i'm facing is that I can't read my text messages. I can open my text threads, but it won't show the actual text ...
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Default Call Log Display

I would like my call log to show missed calls as the default setting. I don't want to have to select "only missed calls" every time I open the log.
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Inbox shows 2 emails but nothing is there

when viewing my email folders (inbox, sent, trash etc.) it shows I have 2 emails in my inbox, when in fact there are none. When a new email come in it shows three, but there is only one. What gives? ...
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Upgraded my device from KitKat to Lollipop, is there a way to get the airplane mode back to the power options?

I recently upgraded my phone's OS from KitKat to Lollipop, and noticed that when I press the power button for an extended time to open the power options, there is no longer a quick button to put the ...
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Lins2SD app error: could not load library libsigchain.so. What does it mean?

I've a Lenovo A 7000 (64-bit) Android mobile. While using Link2SD app on my rooted mobile, I observed an error after trying to move an app to SD. It says: WARNING: linker: could not load library ...
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I have a S5 G900V. what's the difference from a i9600? Are the chargers compatible without harming my battery? [duplicate]

I can only find a USB travel charger for my S5 G900V and it's for a i9600. Is it compatible without harming my battery?
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Hide the applications from apps list?

I want to hide the installed 3 rd party apps in android. I hided the app icon in app drawer using Nova launcher, but those apps still visible in settings > apps list? Is there any way to hide it from ...
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samsung phone gets hot

I have a Samsung s4 which easily gets hot even when doing light things and being on power saver mode, low brightness etc I've also tried factory reset I'm on stock android 4.4 I've installed a temp ...
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samsung galaxy s4 lollipop [on hold]

my Samsung galaxy s4 is currently running android 4.4.2 and has a notification that an update (970mb) is available which I believe to be 5.0 lollipop is there any known problems after updating the ...
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A red line started to appear in Moto G2's screen after new Lollipop update

After updating to a newer version of Lollipop in my Moto G2, a red line on screen started to appear. How can I get rid of it?
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How to Change the PIN lock on Galaxy S4 Lollipop

I had set a pin lock on my s4 but forgot the pin and now even after 100 tries there is no prompts of using my google account id so how do i unlock my device ??
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Time needed for full device encryption on Android L with 128GB microSD Card

So last night I decided to enable full device encryption on my Android L device (Sony Z3 compact running CM12). Right as I started I realized I had forgotten to unmount and eject the microSD card. I ...
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How to download gapps

I flashed cyanogen mod 12 on my galaxy s3. Once I did that I flashed gapps but when I went to turn my phone on, every single app crashed and kept crashing literally over and over again. I couldn't do ...
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can i install custom rom on android mobile having low internal memory?

i want to install the latest custom rom like lolipop but my mobile has low internal memory,about 150mb.will it affect during the installation of the new custom rom.i am worried as my mobile could get ...
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Nexus 5 in Recovery mode not detected in ADB but another Nexus 5 gets detected

I think I soft bricked my Nexus 5. I was planning on wiping all data from Nexus 5 and installing Cyanogenmod 12.1 following the normal procedure in the Recovery Mode but the wiping got stuck at ...
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Chrome infinite loop trying to update - Galaxy Tab S

what's up? So I recently bought a brand new Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4". Bought it online, waited a few days, got my new tablet through mail! \o/ YEY! Nice, as a regular-heavy-user, the first thing I ...
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Transparent notificationbar/statusbar for Android 4.3 [on hold]

How can i make the notification/statusbar for Android 4.3 transparent, i know launchers like Dodol Launcher, Smart Launcher and Go Launcher has a transparent bar option. But i want it to be like it is ...
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My friend's phone updated to Lollipop but mine won't [duplicate]

My friend and I have the same phone, the Samsung Galaxy S5 and we use the same service provider. The problem is that my friend's phone (once again, identical circumstances) has updated to Lollipop ...
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ASUS fonepad 7 (K00Z) is giving an Upgrade. But is the new firmware safe to install?

I would like to know how safe is this upgrade? 'Cause I've heard many people ended up bricking their tablet after upgrading the firmware (like the gentlemen in this forum). So, I would like to know is ...
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Android, connecting to a specific wireless channel

I live in a dorm where there is the same wireless network with different channels. How can I choose to which channel I want to be connected? The problem is that channel 1, which has the best signal ...
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Lollipop - Lock screen missing icons for Mail, Text, etc.

After my Samsung S5 has been updated to Lollipop (5.0.1), icons re. new mail, text, facebook etc dont show on my lock screen. The only thing showed is my network operator. Now I have to unlock ...
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Android Lollipop Trusted Face Missing

So, I've been having this problem; I want to use Trusted face on my HTC One (M8) stock Android 5.1, but in Smart Lock, only these options come up: Trusted devices None Trusted places None ...
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Is it possible to install lollipop on note 4/ not on carrier [duplicate]

I bought a Note 4 from a tech store in my country but since it's not from a carrier its still 6 months later running 4.4.4 what it came with. How can update it manually if possible
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Battery quickly discharged after installation of Lollipop

I have Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5. Recently I've updated it to Lollipop 5.0.2 through Odin. Then problem with battery have arisen: charge falls on one percent each three minutes when brightness is ...
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Disable disable option

Is it possible to disable the disable option for a system app? For example, if I turned Google now launcher into a system app, the disable option is grayed out. However, if I do the same for Google ...
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How to make unlocking the phone using the password perform a specfic function?

Okay so I was thinking about this, and I can't seem to get my head around how to do it, so your help will be micy appreciated. Basically, I have an android phone and my password is a pin that I use ...
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Can Google device manager turn location on automatically?

For battery saving purpose is there any way to google device manager turn location on when we need it (Like when I search "Find my phone")???
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Open DNS Android 5.0.1

Just updated my Oneplus One to 5.0.1 , and I can't change the DNS when i select the "static IP" option in Wi-Fi settings. Basically I can put the values in, there is just no way to press ok and accept ...
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Need help with AsyncTask issue [closed]

I had been struggling with AsyncTask. I couldn't find the mistake. I dont understand why AsyncTask does not work although all I have is String and Boolean below here. Help please. Thank you. ...
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“Life Square” app for Android 5.0?

After downloading Android 5.0 on my LG G2, Life Square disappeared. Is there any way to get that back?
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Images have disappeared from gallery, but still in “My Files” (Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, 5.0.2)

I have a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge (64GB) running Android Lollipop 5.0.2 which I've had since release day (April 10th 2015) and as the title mentions, there seems to be an issue in that my images are no ...
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Lollipop + Google Play - small application installs take 10 or more minutes?

The specs: Samsung Galaxy S5 Android 5.0 Lollipop (new device, came with it) Installing small applications in Google Play Store take 3-15 minutes, Spotify has been "installing" for over an hour. ...
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Nexus player does not wake up with TV

My nexus player does not wake up when I turn on my tv. On the tv it says it does not have signal. If I unplug and plug the HDMI cable it works! This is a very annoying issue. Do you know how to fix ...
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Whatsapp notifications

I recently updated my samsung note 4 to the latest android version 5.0.1, and since then my whatsapp notification always vibrates even if I turn off the vibrations in the app settings. If the phone ...
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How do I disable the drop-down spell check box?

I just updated my Galaxy S4 to Android 5.0.1/Lollipop. I don't like to use the drop-down spell check/autocorrect box; I prefer the one built into the Google Keyboard that displays as a line of ...
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How to fix Lollipop Battery issues?

Since the update of my Xperia Z1 on Lollipop (5.0.2), my battery life is horrible ! First, it's very long to load it 100%, and I can only use my phone for some hours. How to fix it ?
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How to install a private key (.pfx certificate) on android?

I want to read a protected pdf file. I installed in on my Windows PC and install the .pfx certificate with the password to read it. There I can open it normally. But I can't do the same on my android ...
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How can I prevent battery saver from disabling when the device is charging?

The battery saver functionality in Android 5.0 and 5.1 automatically turns itself off when the device is "charging". Unfortunately, when I'm charging my tablet from my car, most of the time the charge ...
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Changing colors on Lollipop

I just upgraded to Lollipop on a Samsung Galaxy S4. The upgrade has changed the toolbar and notification bars to colors that make it very difficult for me to decipher what's on the screen. How can I ...
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Dialer lag in Lollypop on Yureka

I upgraded my Yureka to lollypop using the in built update and ever since I am seeing a lag while making calls. It takes up to 10 secs to show the call screen after I place the call. I tried cleaning ...
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How to set default SIM for calls on Lenovo A7000?

How to set default SIM for calls on Lenovo A7000 running Android Lollipop 5.0 and Lenovo's Vibe UI? PS: I have bought an Android phone for the first time.
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Flickr is always opened after unlocking the screen on Note 4 running Lollipop

Recently I have updated my mobile phone to latest firmware (3G Hutchson). All went fine, but there is one annoying thing happens almost every time I'm unlocking my phone. For some reason it's trying ...
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Image info cache even after deletion?

So I've been trying to transfer images from my mac to my android (previously from iOS device). At first the images exported from the iOS device was done with a bad program and the creation dates were ...
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gs4 locking from notification drawer

My gs4 on lollipop 5.0.1 locks if I leave the notification drawer open for 6 seconds. Is there a way to fix this? If I swipe down with 2 fingers its fine but regular notifications drawer locks it ...
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Un-combining notifications on HTC M9/Lollipop?

On my HTC One M9 with Android Lollipop, notifications are combined by category. For example, if I have 3 emails and 5 text messages, the notification list will show two items - "3 new emails" and "5 ...
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How do I downgrade from Lollipop back to KitKat on Micromax Yureka

I am having the problem of many application not responding on my Micromax Yureka after upgrading Lollipop Android 5.0. My phone hangs a lot I want to revert back to KitKat. It was working flawlessley ...
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Lock Screen is showing Junk Characters

Intermittently, my lock screen will start to display junk characters. A power cycle will clear up the problem but I'd like to know how to keep this from happening again. The first time it ...