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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Bad experience with lollipop 5.0 version

I am facing lot of problems with lollipop version with my MOTO-G 1st Gen, after i upgraded to lollipop my mobile got very slow and frequently getting strucked at that time am able to see only white ...
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where can a generic application write on an SD card?

I have a tablet running KitKat and face the problem of not being able to write to the SD card (specifically with QPython). I cannot root the tablet (yet). My understanding is that an application can ...
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When tryig to adb sideload to Nexus 7 for lollipop getting E: Footer is wrong

I have a Nexus 7 2012 device and I am attempting to upgrade to lollpop. I can get the right image from: https://developers.google.com/android/nexus/images However, when I try to upgrade from 4.4.2, ...
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Regardin problem after update [on hold]

After update to lollipop,my speed dial & groups in contact list not working. Pl someone tell me about this
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tmo nexus 6 update error 5.0.1 to 5.1

I have a tmobile nexus 6 and I received the update yesterday. After downloading and installing, during the install where the robot is on the screen, it says error. Phone reboots and I'm still on ...
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moto g lollypop issue

While I am in mid of some applications and call comes ( pop up in top displays) but I am unable to accept or reject call with that option. I have to come to hone screen ( call in progress ) to accept ...
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Run google-chrome with flags on Android

There are command line flags (or "switches") that Chromium (and Chrome) accept in order to enable particular features or modify otherwise default functionality. Chromium Command Line Switches Run ...
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Malware on LG G3 redirecting all browsers

More or less two or three weeks ago strange pop ups came up on my PC. Antivirus detected ga.js as virus. I thought it was a false positive. Then I've found that the thing somehow jumped on my phone. ...
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How to update Lollipop on HTC one M8 unlocked AT&T?

I have brought a HTC One M8 unlocked phone from AT&T and I am using it in India. I have google and found that AT&T is still not ready with Lollipop on HTC one M8. It would roll out in next ...
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Phone gets disconnected automatically on Moto G2 running on Lollipop

I have Moto G2 and Lollipop version. My calls get automatically disconnected after some period. Please help if there is anything to do in settings. I have assured that it is not a SIM card problem!
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update problem of moto g 2nd generation

after update the Lollipop moto g 2nd gen can't work properly because some problems are having in my mobile like set SD card storage and sim 2 can't be enable properly
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Block persistent notifications, but keep regular ones?

I use Steam and Skype. I'd like to be able to hide the ongoing "Online" notifications each service have without them being killed in the background. Skype has an option to disable the ongoing ...
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updating lollipop 5.0.2 show ! mark on sim and H, H+ and E networks are not displayed

I have two sims Airtel and Docomo inserted as in Sim 1 and Sim 2 respectively. I restarted the mobile and checked but the ! mark does not goes and moreover when 3G is connected neither of H, H+ and E ...
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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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Nexus 6 OTA from 5.0.1 to 5.1 fails - Error in block.map

I am trying to upgrade my Nexus 6 with version 5.0.1 (Build number LRX22C) via OTA to Android 5.1. The OTA update is downloaded successfully and after pressing "Restart & Install" I see a dead ...
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How to enable OTG in google Nexus 4?

How to enable OTG in google nexus 4 operating in 5.0.1 lollipop?
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lollipop update for hp 7 voice tab 1351ra [duplicate]

i am using hp 7 voice tab 1351ra i am not getting update of lollipop operating system if you are interested to give the update from other external sources please give me or else please tell me ...
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Unable to use Android Device Manager to reset my Password

I recently locked my Nexus 7 (2013) having Android 5.0.2 with a password, which I forgot. I, then, thought to use Device Manager, since I've authorized it from Google Settings to make changes, such as ...
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Recover photos and/or bypass lock screen on Android 5.0

I have a Samsung Galaxy S5 which I dropped on the ground so the screen broke. I had a swipe lock enabled. To be able to unlock it before it was repaired I locked it through Android Device Manager and ...
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How to unlock the Lock Screen in Android Lollipop [duplicate]

How can I unlock the screen lock in Android Lollipop without losing data? I have forgotten the pattern.
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Interruption settings while headphone or bluetooth speaker attached

Pressing the volume button displays the notification settings like in the picture below. However if I connect a bluetooth speaker or a headphone these settings are no longer there just a volume bar. ...
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Some Issue in Moto G2 after Lollipop version

I have upgraded my MOTO G2 to Lollipop and since then I am facing strange problem. Suddenly the screen turn black and went to sleep mode and till the time I press the on/off button or shake the phone ...
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SMS notifications on Moto G2 no longer appear

Recently my Moto G2 device stopped showing text message notifications on the notification bar. The device has been running on Android 5.0 (the upgrade caused no issues) I am using the stock ...
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Rollback KitKat? Root or not to Root? Custom ROM or stock? And what about security updates? [closed]

Apologies for long title. I need some advice please. I'm really disappointed with Android 5.0.2 for a number of reasons. KitKat was perfect. The only reason I updated to lollipop was for the ...
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Moto G - Recover from failed update to Lollipop 5.0.2 [duplicate]

I have rooted have Motorola Moto G(2013) and installed TWRP recovery,it doesn't allow me to update how do I update to Lollipop 5.0.2 please help me!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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How to Delete Lollipop Update From“ LG Nexus 5”

My LG Nexus 5 shows a Lollipop update prompt. I do not want this prompt to sit on top of the device. How do I remove this Notification from the home screen?
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Galaxy S5 / Lollipop: video player not showing video, only audio

I have a strange problem with my Samsung Galaxy S5 running Android Lollipop 5.0 with all available OTA updates up to today. I wanted to remote control a specific app from my Mac and tried out a few ...
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Can I use Sony xperia Z3 D6603 or Z2 ROM into my Xperia Z C6603 model?

Can i install Sony Xperia Z3_D6603 23.1.A.0.690_R&C ROM/Firmware into my Xperia Z C6603 to get lolipop features by using flashtool software? Is it safe as my Xperia z phone is in under warranty ...
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Alarm doesn't show on screen after going off

I have Nexus 5 with Lolipop 5.0.1. I set an alarm to get up in the morning for Office. The alarm did went off on time but there was nothing on the screen. The screen was off. I had set up my volume ...
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Moto g 2nd gen music player problem [closed]

After updating my phone to lollipop version I can't play songs in inbuilt music player. Their are many issues related to new operating system.
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HTC one m8 phone call issues on my wifi

After a few minutes into a phone call on wifi, person on other side stops being able to hear me. Also phone calls initiated on mobile radio disconnect when I enter (connect) to my wifi. HTC M8 Sprint ...
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Execute a daemon in Android init.rc [closed]

I am trying to execute a daemon on boot of my Nexus 5. This is a daemon built from source in c++. But whenever I build AOSP and flash the images on my Nexus 5 device, the daemon is not running in the ...
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Strange behavior on Nexus 4, Android 5.0.1 (issue with Google Play Services?) Apps don't autostart, Google apps don't work, phone freezes

Update: Resetting only the Google Play Services app as has been suggested didn't work for me unfortunately, because (in addition to what I've written below) the "force stop" and "uninstall updates" ...
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Lollipop 5 overview / recent apps in landscape listed top to bottom? Put apps list down low to keyboard height like KitKat 4 cover flow recent apps

I'm not on Lollipop yet. I just tried the Lollipop 5 carousel recent apps switcher (overview?) in a store with the Nexus 9, and once I had few apps open, some of the apps were covered, and in the top ...
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Moto G Lollipop update

I'm in Ireland and recently got the Lollipop update for my Moto G. Ever since then although the emoji's appear and I send them the people receive the messages but with no emoji's attached is anyone ...
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Can't enter WiFi password on Moto G since Lollipop update

My Moto G upgraded to Lollipop yesterday and since then when I want to use my work WiFi I can't find where to key in the password. The Icon shows a "?" and the WiFi menu says 'connected' but I cannot ...
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Disconnect/reconnect to wifi with same SSID

I'm playing with some more advanced things in Tasker, and I've set up an NFC tag to do various things when I return home from work each day. One of these is to connect to wifi and run an SSH command ...
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Is there a way to remove guest in lollipop?

Lollipop has put an emphasis on multiple users, which is just irksome on a personal phone. I don't need a guest account and I don't need a bright blue user icon reminding me I could be someone else. ...
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Moto G second generation Lollipop auto dialing issues and battery draining pretty quickly

Moto G second generation Lollipop auto dialing issues and battery draining pretty quickly. Even when the screen is locked the phone auto dials the last called number. how to fix this issue? also ...
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Is in-app purchase still exists on the device if buyer's account is logged out?

Background : I want to buy the full version of Cytus and Deemo games using my friend's credit card, so what I thought is he have to login using his google account and then after purchasing is ...
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After the Lollipop update, SD card not detecting

After the update on my Moto G gen 2 to Android Lollipop, the phone is not able to detect the SD Card which I did not remove at any point in time even after successful installation of software. I'm ...
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Wifi password lost every time I reboot my phone

VS985 - Verizon LG G3 - CM12 Nightly - 5.0.2 This has been going on for a few months now, and is just driving me bonkers. Every time I reboot my phone, and am home, my phone forgets the password for ...
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Allow LED flashing for notification while on silent mode (interruptions: none)

I use my phone in school. If I use priority mode or none mode, I can't see the notifications by front LED of my phone, which I could with Android KitKat 4.4. It was easy in school, there was no sound ...
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Nexus 5: did factory reset, now cannot add old widgets

I've updated my Nexus 5 phone to Android 5.0 Lollipop about a month ago but encountered a lot of problems, so decided to finally do a factory reset just tonight. I previously had widgets for both ...
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Force menu button in Android Lolipop

I have a HTC One M8 with the 5.0 ROM (Play Edition) flashed on it. It's rooted. I previously used VenomRoms which had an option to force the menu button, is there something similar on the default ...
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Phone app comes up when the phone is unlocked by swiping

I have a Motorola Moto G and have just upgraded to Lollipop. Every time I wake the phone up by swiping/logging in, the phone app comes up as if I want to make a call. Is there any way to stop this ...
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Reverted Lollipop back to Kitkat - now I can't access the external SDCard

I had a Sony Xperia Z2 running CyanogenMod 11 (Kitkat 4.4.4). I got curious about Android 5, which is still only in nightly. Before taking a look, I took a full backup in recovery, then upgraded to ...
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How to save a received number in micromax A107

How to save received number in "micromax A107" ? I am unable to find that option in it to save received number, help fast please. If any one of you know how to do it then help to find me how to do it. ...
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HTC ONE M7 Lollipop update FAIL

I have it RELOCKED and S-On; however, everytime i try to update it OTA the RED triangle with an exclamation mark appears. I have done my research and coudlnt find any tutorials on how to solve this ...
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Turning off Proxy for chrome incognito?

I have tested Adblock plus which tries to filter ads as a proxy. After uninstalling i had to remove proxy settings. It works generally, but not in chrome incognito mode. How can I change proxy ...