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Restoring apps and files after flashing a custom ROM

I recently flashed Adnroid 5.0 custom ROM by NamelesROM on my GT-i9300 S3 Samsung. I did backup my ROM by TWRP and the ROM i installed now (NamelessROM android 5.0) worked fine and i am happy with the ...
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Phone Restart after Inserting a kernel module [on hold]

I am using CM-10 with kernel version 3.0.48-CM-xxxxx on Samsung Galaxy SII-GTi9100g. I have created a simple hello world kernel module. It compiles successfully and everything is fine having no ...
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Stock Android for Samsung Note 2 [duplicate]

Where can I find stock Android for Samsung Galaxy Note 2?
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The most proprietary code-free android ROM (except Replicant) [on hold]

I'm looking for a ROM that is proprietary code free as possible. I know that Cyanogenmod for example contains proprietary code, like Google Analytics. In addition, as I understand OmniROM created ...
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How to unbrick Sony Xperia C2305?

Today I was installing custom ROM on my xperia C. After installation completes, I reboot the phone. Now, it is not starting. I tried pressing keys(power, vol up, vol down) with different different ...
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Custom ROM for my device SHV-E220S [duplicate]

I have Samsung Galaxy Pop SHV-E220S (LTE with 2GB RAM, 8GB ROM, Quad Core processor etc.) upgraded to Android 4.4.4 through Kies, rooted and want a custom ROM (like CM11/12 or MIUI etc. yet failed to ...
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Gapps to be installed so that apps in phone memory don't crash

Sometimes after installing a custom rom and Gapps packages, many apps crash repeatedly. This is usually due to some missing gapps package. What would be the minimum list of gapps to be installed in a ...
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Does the implementation of notifications, wake locks etc. differ on android roms? [closed]

I am making an android application and had been testing it working fine on a Galaxy S4 and Moto G, both on Android 5. The application uses the AlarmManager, which sets an alarm in the future like so: ...
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Can JFLTE Lollipop ROM be installed on the Verizon Galaxy S4 SCH-i545 with ME7 baseband?

I have a rooted Verizon Galaxy S4 SCH-i545 (edit: NOT GT-i9505) updated to the ME7 baseband version. I would like to upgrade to this Lollipop ROM, which appears to be designed for the GT-i9505, but I ...
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My phone stack on displaying Walton after installation of XperiaRom for Tecno P5

I tried to reboot into CWM recovery and wipe factory, cleared cache and partition and reboot but it didn't work I tried restoring Rom but it didn't work as well I tried MKT droid tool and PdaNet and ...
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Install Google Play Store on ROM without Google apps

I rooted my Samsung Galaxy S3 and flashed SlimKat's 4.4 ROM and it has no Google Play. When I downloaded GAPPS, it says "Cannot open file" when attempting to open. How can I install the gapps.zip?
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How to install OxygenOS on OnePlus One phone?

I have OnePlus One (not rooted) and I'm interested in trying OxygenOS. I tried to follow the instructions in OnePlus forum, but since I didn't have "fastboot and ADB" (& I didn't know what it is), ...
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Difference between Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini I8190 and G730A?

I have the Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini with model number SM-G730A. I would like to flash CyanogenMod or something similar, but I can't find anything for my model, they're all for the I8190. What are the ...
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Unknown Baseband i9300 after flashing CM11?

I flashed my rooted i9300 to go from stock to CM 11. I used TWRP twrp-2.8.6.0-i9300 to flash it. Previously, I did a nandroid backup using CWM but since CWM had problems with flashing GApps, I had to ...
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Galaxy S4 original apk

Recently I have changed the OS on my GT I9505 to the JFLTE - GPE custom rom and I have lost some useful samsung apps. Where can I find the apks for camera, gallery, ecc. ?
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i9300 bootloop and cannot install GApps?

I was trying to install Resurrection Remix ROM on my GT i9300 but I am stuck in a boot loop. What have I done to my phone so far? Rooted my phone using CF-AutoRoot Installed CWM Did a ...
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need help with Samsung Galaxy S5 sm-g900d

I have a chinese galaxy S5 , and I live in Algeria, so I cant use 3G or google services so what can I do? is there a Custom ROM ,or an international firmware that I can install? PS: I only managed ...
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Franco kernel “audio boost” damage risk?

I was wondering what is the actual risk of increasing the "speaker audio boost" in Franco kernel settings? Obviously, the easy answer is to not to modify default settings to minimize risk, but I ...
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Check to see if I can receive OTA updates

I have recently purchased a oneplus one and have installed a few different custom ROMs. I have now reverted to what is supposedly the stock ROM but would like to check to see if I will be able to ...
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Microphone stopped working after making a WhatsApp call?

I have a Samsung Galaxy SII HD LTE with a Cyanogenmod custom ROM. After WhatsApp inroduced the calling feature I updated the app and asked a friend to call me. I answered the call and disconnected it. ...
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When downloading a Rom on NOTE 4 questions

Now I unlocked my phone from T-mobile switched carriers to AT&T, my question is when downloading a rom do I download of N910T still or something different? In my phone setting it reads N910T... ...
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Google Play Services Battery Drain [duplicate]

I have sony xperia l running Android kitkat4.4.4 AKOP rom I want to ask that my phones google play services draines my battery 60% to 80% I tried all kind of fix but nothing sloved my problem ...
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Does installation of CustomRom chage the partition

I have some basic question abt customROM 1.When you install customROM, does it change/recreate the partitions in previous ROM stockROM/Custom) or it just installs the ROM in the existing ...
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How to manually flash your android device?

Want to update my android version myself. The phone manufacturer isn't providing any updates. Is there a way to update from Jellybean to kitkat manually? I'm using Micromax A76 Canvas Fun. Currently ...
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Internal Storage 0B,Data wipe,Cache wipe Failed

I have a THOMSON MID 1002 tablet. I flashed the stock ROM twice successfully a long ago. Now, I've faced the following problem all of a sudden- Whenever I shut it down, it restarts and resets the ...
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Enabling soft-keys navigation bar with custom ROM on Xolo A500S

I have Xolo A500S. I want to have navigation bars (soft-keys), but it does not work manually or by any app. Here is the build.prop. # begin build properties # autogenerated by buildinfo.sh ...
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Cannot run apps which require specific Android version on Samsung Galaxy Ace (JellyBlast ROM)

I have Samsung Galaxy Ace (GT-S5830i) and I just updated it to Android 4.1.1 using JellyBlast custom ROM. However, apps that require Android 2.3.6 or more still don't work. It just says "Damaged ...
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Custom roms hang in boot - except CMOD 10.2

I am experiencing a strange problem I just don't understand. Roughly a year ago I installed Cyanogenmod 10.2.1 (cm-10.2.1-endeavoru.zip) into my HTC One X. After that I have not been able to update to ...
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Flashed wrong ROM on tablet and stuck in blue screen with no recovery screen

Device specs: CPU: Allwinner A31S, Quad Core ARMv7 Processor (VFPv4, NEON) GPU: PowerVR SGX 544MP Motherboard: INGENIC-CROSS Q8S-v1.0 2013-04-22 Version of Android: 4.2.2 Build Number: fiber_q8s-eng ...
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Laggy touch movement on a high end device

I'm using an Xperia Z1 Compact, and I've flashed Cyanogenmod on it, however, when I flash any non-stock ROMs on this phone, the sampling rate for touch movements is reduced to perhaps 20FPS, if that ...
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How to flash Mts Blaze 5?

I would like to flash my Android Phone because it appears to be corrupted; whenever I switch on my phone it gets stuck on the MTS logo (splash) screen. I have recently downloaded a 'flash tool,' but ...
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How can I install Touchwiz apps on Cyanogenmod? [duplicate]

I would like to know how to install Touchwiz apps on Cyanogenmod.
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How to re-flash stock android OS if I accidentally format the entire storage system using TWRP wipe

I am using the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 inch , SM-T705 model running on 4.4.2 kitkat stock android. I was trying to flash a new rom and I went and did a wipe on everything using TWRP custom recovery. ...
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Stuck at boot screen after adding multi-user account

I attempted to add a multi-user account to my device, and after it automatically restarted, it has been stuck in the boot loading sequence. I tried un plugging it and running over night, it simply ran ...
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How to encrypt external sd card under KitKat?

I am going tp buy a device with external SD card and I am wondering if any custom roms support ecnrypting external sd cards. I will root and use a custom rom. Basically I want to be able to encrypt ...
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Which stable and modern custom ROM can I install on Galaxy Tab 10.1 (GT-P7500)? [closed]

According to the device description at Cyanogenmod, the names for the device are: Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, GT-P7500, p4. The listed Cyanogenmod ROMs for this device are all "nightly", based on ...
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What is Gapps?(Google apps)

What is Gapps (google apps) is it custom rom how to install it on my 4.4 device is it useful? can you tell me how to do this?
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Identifying toolchain and version on-device

Is there a way to tell, on-device, which toolchain and version was used to compile the kernel and/or ROM? I want to verify the toolchain used.
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Phone not recognizing internal memory

I've recently just updated my Samsung S3 to liquidsmooth ROM, but now my phone says there is insufficient memory for other applications even though in the memory management area it shows 12GB being ...
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Can't find a single custom ROM for my tablet?

I own a Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 (SM-T330) and I cannot find a single custom ROM for it. I'm getting really frustrated.. What can I do??? The device is rooted with a TWRP custom recovery installed and ...
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how to make complete os backup to create update.zip? [duplicate]

how exactly can i create a update.zip file from an android device that runs on android kitkat? i tried to backup using titanium backup but it needs root access. is there any way to backup the ...
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The encryption button is not working on Galaxy S Duos

I cannot encrypt my S Duos, it has an ICS 4.0.4 custom ROM with bloatware removed. When I'm trying to encrypt, the encryption button looks like it's hidden.
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Samsung SIII Mini Korean clone boots to blank white screen

I have a Samsung SIII Mini Korean clone which on one day while resetting to factory default has become blank on power up screen (simple white screen). How can I reload Android?
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Extract drivers from ROM directly?

My girlfriend recently bought a Samsung Galaxy S5 which, after paying over 500 bucks for it, turned out to be a counterfeit s5. Obviously the scammer didn't get back to us and as much as this is a ...
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How to install cwm recovery in non-supported device karbonn titanium s5 plus

I have Karbonn Titanium s5 plus.I want to install cwm recovery but my phone model is not supported.how to install cwm recovery in it??? Also, can I install it without using pc?anybody can give link of ...
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stuck on boot animation of older kernel

I'm facing this weirdest problem with my xperia arc s I was running legacy xperia CM and everything was fine until it started not to recognize my new sdcard anyway I tried to reinstall the rom but ...
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PDA, CSC, MODEM files in Custom ROMs

The ODIN utility for flashing Samsung phones needs different files like PDA, MODEM, CSC etc. Custom ROMs though are always provided as a single zip file. Why is that? Do custom ROMs already contain ...
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Modify boot.img of Moto G 2014 ROM

Starting from the Titan Prime ROM I would like to make some modifications to the boot.img. But if I try to unpack and repack the boot.img the phone jumps immediately into the bootloader after the ...
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How to root / update the fake Lenovo P780W

I tried searching for a guide to root the 'lenovo' P780 w model - but this model doesn't seem to appear in the various lists of devices which can be rooted (such as Kingo Ready2Root or the list in ...
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Can a flashed rom leave behind artifacts?

I found a few "unofficial" Lollipop ROMS floating around the internet. I don't know how reliable are they, or how many viruses are there. All I want to do is to play with it a little. I'm thinking ...