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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Front camera on Nexus 4: no HDR, and downgraded from 2MP to 1.2MP?

In Nexus 4, why is the front camera downgraded to 1.2 MP only, as it was 2MP initially? And also, we had an option of HDR in that as well, which is absent in Lollipop 5.0.1?
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Update to Android 5.0 Lollipop on Nexus 7

I currently own a Nexus 7 (2013) device, but after updating the OS several times, I am stuck at Android 4.4.4. I know that Android 5.0 Lollipop has been released for the Nexus 7, but I don't know why ...
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Random crashes on Nexus 5 after installing (and uninstalling) Lollipop

I had been happily using a Nexus 5 for the past year until I did an OTA upgrade to Lollipop, after which it began crashing (powering off) multiple times per day without apparent pattern (sometimes ...
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Nexus 4: cannot update from 4.4.3 to 5.0.1 directly, why?

I have here a Nexus 4 with Android 4.4.3, now whenever I try to use the updater I just see the message that there is a new version 4.4.4 But as I understood google already released 5.0 and 5.0.1 for ...
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What can one do with the Android Wear AOSP? Is it possible to build/flash a rom on a wearable?

I've previously modified/built/flashed the Lollipop AOSP for a Nexus 5 but now I want to modify/build/flash the Android Wear AOSP for an LG watch but have no idea where to begin - I can find no ...
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When will xiaomi device get android lollipop update? [duplicate]

When will the lollipop update for xiaomi devices will be available if not how to update xiaomi devices to android 5.0 lollipop .
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Permission denied when accessing file pushed using boot insecure into my Nexus 4 with Android 5.0.1

I have a Nexus 4 with Android 5.0.1. I copy a file doing the following: I reboot to bootloader Boot using insecure boot.img: fastboot boot boot.img Pushed a file: adb push IMG_20140710_105128.jpg ...
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when will android L update be availlable for Moto E,Moto G in India? [duplicate]

any idea when lollipop update wil be released for motoroa devices in India.. ?
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How to calibrate a new Nexus 5 battery that's higher capacity than original?

Just got a KBTEL battery that's 3800 mAh compared to the original 2300 mAh nexus battery. I charged it dead overnight, and now its been running for more than 7 hours and the capacity shows below 5% ...
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Nexus 5 SDCARD files are not writable from PC USB

I was trying to update my TWRP thought Google play store TWRP app. It did apply some sdcard pactch, which I later removed it. But after that when ever I try to access files of my nexus 5 storage I ...
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Is there any custom Rom for Intex Aqua curve? [duplicate]

Is there any ROM that I can flash on ma intex aqua curve.. It has jelly bean 4.2.2 but would love to upgrade it.. Is there any ROM that I can flash?? And if there is no ROM, am I stack with this ...
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Disabling the guest account completely

Is there any way to disable Lollipop's Guest account completely? I don't want the functionality at all because I don't need it, and I don't want someone to be able to create a Guest account on my ...
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How to debug non-rooted Nexus 5 Android 5.0.1 tethering issue?

I normally use tethering a lot but hadn't since the 5.0 update and so didn't notice this issue. Now my Nexus 5 is at 5.0.1 and today I needed to tether and found that it doesn't work. Phone is Nexus ...
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nexus 5 taking too much ram for system memory [duplicate]

after updating my nexus 5 to android lollipop, for the past few days my device is taking almost 1gb of ram space for system. the free memory is only around 250mb and apps are restarting ..
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Access SQLite DB from IntelliJ IDEA on Lollipop?

I am using IntelliJ IDEA for developing on android and i was accessing SQLite database via built in database browser using Xerial JDBC drivers. And everything was working fine up until i updated ...
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Phone kept awake for half an hour after arriving home

My Moto X (2014) running Lollipop 5.0.1 sometimes starts chewing through battery upon arriving home after being away (or, possibly, getting back on a wi-fi connection is the trigger?). It does this ...
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Why does Google Now never think that I will arrive on time?

I have a Nexus 5 running Android 5.0.1. Whenever a notification appears in Google Now about an upcoming event, it always tells me "The transportation mode you selected will not let you arrive on ...
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Two-finger swipe 'breaks' heads-up notifications on Lollipop?

I have a Nexus 7 (2013) and a Moto X (2014) running Lollipop. On both of these, if I get a heads-up notification (i.e., those that show up on top of the screen when the device is unlocked) and swipe ...
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Can multiple user profiles see each others' data or photos?

Some specific cases: What about browsing the drive when connected to a computer via USB? Is the owner profile able to see other users' data or photos? In my basic tests, it seems that the user ...
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How to replace GoogleDialer.apk in Lollipop with an AOSP Dialer.apk

I've made a modified version of Lollipop's AOSP's Dialer.apk and when I run it on an AOSP phone it all works as expected (I've modified the format and content of the notification when there is an ...
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Is it worth it to update a Nexus 4 with Lollipop? [closed]

I have a Nexus 4 with android 4.2.2 JDQ39. Lately I've been wondering if is it worth it to update my device with Androd 5.0 Lollipop. What have you heard? Any of you out there have updated your Nexus ...
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Creating restricted accounts on mobile Lollipop

Can we create restricted user on Android Lollipop on mobile? seems that restricted users are not supported on mobile but only on tablet (mobile has only simple user no restricted user option): ...
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Custom ringtone not working on Nexus 4 since OTA Lollipop

My problem is exactly the same as in this question: Custom ringtone not working on Nexus 5 since OTA Lollipop I have Nexus 4, never rooted, never jail-breaked after I installed the update to ...
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android lollipopupdate 5.0.1

I am getting the latest OTA update(5.0.1) on my nexus 5, but when the phone restarts and goes to the recovery for the installation of the downloaded file, just 25% into the installation it gives me a ...
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Updating Nexus 5 from 4.4.4 to 5.0 a month late

So my parent's nexus 5 is currently on 4.4.4 and I want to upgrade them to 5. When the initial 5.0 OTA was released they told me they got the notification to upgrade to 5.0 but they didnt update ...
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Inbox - Lollipop - Nexus 10 - Couldn't find tranche for contact_autocomplete

Can't run inbox on my recently updated to Lollipop Nexus 10. Anyone else get this issue? Here is the relevant adb log output. I/ActivityManager( 400): Displayed ...
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How to install system app on Lollipop as su doesn't exist

I want to install a system apk (its the Dialer.apk) on Lollipop and am following these instructions How do I properly install a system app given its .apk? However after doing adb shell I get an ...
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How can I customize notifications in Android Lollipop?

They are driving me insane! I have set my device to be in priority mode indefinitely, and also set downtime for every day of the week from 7am to 7am the next day. I have customized notifications so ...
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Can't install gapps - getting installation aborted

I've got Lollipop AOSP on a Nexus 5 and am trying to install the gapps but I keep getting an installation aborted messages. These are the steps I'm performing: 1) Download a gapps package I've tried ...
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Nexus 7 gets stuck in loop and does not boot

Recently tried to update to Android Lollipop. It downloaded the update but upon restart never installed Lollipop. Kept it for a few weeks and restarted it, could not load after that and the tablet ...
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“Error: Invalid Number.” when sending an SMS

I have the 2014 Moto X, running Lollipop. For some contacts, when I try to send them a message, I get an SMS saying "Error: Invalid Number." I have noticed that this happens when I go to compose a ...
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How do I add a second Google Apps account to my Nexus 9?

I'm trying to add my school Gmail account to my new Nexus 9 tablet. The OS is 5.0.1. The account is a Google Apps account. I've entered another Google Apps account without a problem. After I enter the ...
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How to completely uninstall an app on Android Lollipop?

I am having a problem with uninstalling apps on Android 5.0 (nexus 5). I am developing an android app so I debug/run the app directly on my device. For production, I exported the same app with my ...
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How can I restore my Moto G from a bootloop caused by updating to Lollipop?

I updated my Moto G (XT1032) to the new Lollipop (5.0.1, I think). I left the phone plugged in to let it download and install, and when I came back to it after about a half hour, the phone was ...
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Nexus 5 Lollipop goes into Recovery while trying to update to 5.0.1

Im using LG Nexus 5 Lollipop (manually installed 5.0) and rooted with TWRP. I just go notification to update to 5.0.1. But when download and install, the phone automatically goes into TWRP Recovery ...
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How to connect more than 1 device using tcp connection with ADB over wifi

I have 5 devices.No one is rooted. I want to connect 2 devices using USB and 3 using tcp over wifi with ADB at same time. Please help me. Thanks
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Crossed bell on notification meaning in Lollipop

If you long-press a notification in Lollipop, you could see a crossed bell on some app. It seems to permanently mute every notification with the same text inside. A new notification with a ...
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Is closing Chrome tabs in Lolipop right?

Android 5 "Lollipop" has introduced a feature that lets Google Chrome merge its tabs with the recent apps list. I understand how it works and how to close tabs, but I'm not sure if that's really the ...
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Phone volume controls dissappearing

I've a Nexus 5, upgraded to Lollipop a few weeks back. When the phone is turned on, the volume controls work as expected for a time. After a while though they stop controlling the volume and on the ...
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Can't open non HTTPS websites on mobile network. (Android Lollipop on Nexus 5, Nexus 4)

I recently updated my Nexus 5 to Lollipop. The problem is that when I am on a mobile network, I can ONLY open HTTPS websites. All the HTTP websites appear as a blank white page. When I am on WiFi, ...
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Android 5.0 Lollipop: Hotword detection API [closed]

I have a problem with the new Android API21, specifically the VoiceInteractorService. I would like to use the new Hotword detection in API21. If i press a button, a hotword detection for the word ...
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Android Lollipop Google Now Launcher is not fully transparent

As seen in the screenshot, google now launcher status bar is not fully transparent. It has shadows in my phone. (Moto G XT1032, Lollipop 5.0.1) Screenshot 1 But the official screenshots does not ...
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Change default app for mp3 in Firefox

A little while ago I clicked a link in Firefox that led to an mp3. My thumb slipped and I tapped "always open with", ES Music Player when what I really wanted was to just save it. Now every mp3 link ...
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Why doesn’t my Nexus 7 Wifi (2013) auto-update to Lollipop?

I just got a new Nexus 7 Wifi (2013). Immediately after first boot, notifications for system updates started appearing. (One for 4.4.3 and another one for 4.4.4.) I’m currently at 4.4.4 but the System ...
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Are new APN settings for Straight Talk required for Nexus 5 running Lollipop?

After updating to Lollipop, my Nexus 5 on Straight Talk BYOP program stopped receiving MMS messages. I am able to send them fine using the recommended APN settings, but whenever I get an MMS it ...
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How remove prompt messages on nexus 4 root?

Is it possible to make warning messages not appear? Example, when I try to turn off 'Cellular data' in data usage, I get the stupid question "turn off..?" Is it possible to force the phone to do as ...
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Is it possible to pair an android wear device without using the Android Wear app?

I am working on a phone which contains a modified AOSP and would like to pair it with a watch. As the phone is based on AOSP it does not contain Google Play Services, and therefore it is not possible ...
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arm boards supporting AndroidTV

Hi I would love to have a go at developing some games for the AndroidTV platform based on Lollipop. I cannot find and devices that run this yet and I am in the UK so cannot buy the Nexus Player. Does ...
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Nexus 5 > Lollipop upgrade notification lost

I have an LG Nexus 5 and I am running Android 4.4.4 on it. I've been seeing a notification telling me there's an upgrade for my Android OS for several weeks now (Lollipop upgrade), but I've been ...
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Is there a list of android system status bar icons?

I'm not sure what some of the status bar icons mean on my Android Nexus 5 device (I'm referring to the icons in top right of screen, adjacent to the time). I've googled frequently but I keep getting ...