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SELinux restricting my system app even while it was signed with the same key as the previously shipped one!

Well, I have something weird going on. I was thinking fiddling around with Dotcase.apk from CyanogenMod 13, so I was able to rebuild the apk. I even made sure to sign it with the Platform Android test ...
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Any smartphones for a custom android? [on hold]

I have a project of creating a custom Android version for a prototype of security phone. I searched for the possible ways to do that, but I found out that there always could be a problem with the ...
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I haven't found any rom for my device in internet , how to port one? [on hold]

My tab name is kente k10 . It is android 4.2.2 .I want to updrage it to 5.1 , So i am looking for a rom . I searched but haven't found any rom for it . How can i get a custom rom for it?? How to ...
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My T-Mobile LG Optimus F3 P659 is bricked after attempting to flash

I was trying to flash a new ROM on my LG Optimus F3 P659 and it restarted like it should and displayed: Fastboot mode started udc_start() It shouldn't do this because it means my phone is bricked. ...
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How can I install Google Play on Copperhead ROM?

According to the Copperhead blog, it is possible to install Google Play to the Copperhead ROM. Unfortunately, this post is not relevant any more, since the current Android version is 6 and the ...
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Gapps won't install

I have a Samsung tab3 (p5210) running a custom Marshmallow os (http://www.consoleinfo.be/2016/01/samsung-galaxy-tab-3-android-60.html?m=1). If I wipe system/data/cache/dalvik and try to install the OS ...
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Custom Marshmallow ROM - encryption fails without error

I have a Galaxy S6 G920F phone. I've replaced the stock firmware with a custom ROM - XtreStoLite. Attempts to encrypt the phone using Android's built-in FDE fail with symptoms similar to the ones ...
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Gapp on Cyanogen 13 not working

First of all, sorry about this question, there are loads already out there, but unfortunately none have fixed my issue, or at least I haven't been able to fix it. So I have a Oppo find 7, I followed ...
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Old ROM apps exists even on clean flash of other ROM

I'm using YU YUphoria (YU5010) device comes preloaded with CM 12. I flashed RR ROM and it was working fine. A few days later flashed XOSP ROM. All flashing was clean flash. Then flashed back ...
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Issue related to Custom Recovery and Boot-loader (iBall Brace-X1 )

My android tablet is iBall Brace-X1 which is with Android 4.4.2, Kernal 3.4.67 and MT6592. Its RAM is 2GB with 16GB of internal storage. I did root it successfully but not able to install any custom ...
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SIM card not detected after flashing custom ROM

I have a Samsung galaxy note II GT-N7105 eich i recently rooted, and flashed a custom ROM. After i rebooted it, my SIM card would not appear and my phone showed "No service". I tried installing ...
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Updating Kernel using custom ROM has no effect

My device had Android 4.1.2 updated it using a custom ROM to Android 4.4.4 so that i can run apps which didn't support Jellybean. Device details(Settings-> About Device) shows Android version as 4....
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Backup Kernel Modules/Drivers From an Installation of Android

How can I create a backup of all the driver modules (especially those that are not part of the original kernel) from an installation of Android? Note: No, this's not an XY Problem. There's ...
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Is there any custom ROM for the Acer Iconia B1-710 Tablet? [duplicate]

I have an Acer Iconia B1-710 Tablet (codename B1-710) with Android v4.1.2 and the following: Kernel: 3.4.0 Image: Acer_AV051_B1-710_RV04RC01_WW_GEN1 Cores: 2 CPU: MTK 8317T, 1.2 GHz RAM: 1 GB ROM: ...
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How to lock down WhatsApp permissions?

A number of friends are using WhatsApp for communication. So I'm thinking about installing it. However when I read the question about its permissions I'm asking myself if there is a possibility to ...
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How dangerous the fact that selinux is permissive? what should I be wary of?

I have installed a certain ROM which comes with selinux on "permissive". This is the only (good) ROM that properly fits for my device and there is no way to change the state of SELINUX. Now I'm not ...
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Note 4, cannot turn on wifi

It started when I factory reset with twrp and flashed a new ROM. I tried different ROMs and stock when I noticed that I couldn't turn wifi. I ran ifconfig with the terminal emulator app and found out ...
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I can't install a custom recovery

I'm trying to install a custom recovery on my phone. My phone model name is LYF LS 5014(LYF Wind 4). But I can't find the model name of my phone in any website to download the custom recovery. What ...
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Problem during the encryption

Some times ago I had some problems with android decryption, so i followed this to solve my problem Removing encryption from recovery (recovery --wipe_data --set_filesystem_encryption=off). Now I am ...
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wifi wont work on sgs2 sprint cm13

I recently installed cyanogenmod13 on my rooted samsung epic 4g touch SPH- D710 originally made for the samsung galaxy s2 GT-i9100 with a little editing of the updater.script file. When I turn the ...
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How to access bluestacks recovery mode?

I have downloaded and installed bluestacks rooted version with Clockworkmod installed through Rom Manager, now I want to install custom rom, how can I access the recovery mode ?
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Stuck in bootloop after flashing ROM

I was flashing a custom ROM on my Samsung Galaxy Star Pro and now it is stuck in boot loop. I don't have a backup of my previous ROM. I can not boot into recovery as one of the volume buttons is ...
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My Android Phone Can't On, Charger Logo Bootloop When Charging

I need help with my android phone, this was happened after I install Custom Rom. The Custom Rom is not really for my device, my device info is found Here. Actually, the rom is for Mediatek MT6572 but ...
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GoogleAccountDataService appears to have been spoofed by: com.google.android.gms

Context: I'm trying to install Google Apps onto a ROM built from AOSP, running on a Nexus 5. When I try to add a Google account to the device however, it gives me an error message saying: "There was ...
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Implications of an unlocked bootloader

I've been using android for about 5+ years now. Each of my phones usually rooted and rolling a custom Rom. But in the last one year or so, Especially the way in which android N is headed, it feels as ...
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Android revolution HD boots to bootloader

I just installed Android Revolution HD rom on my HTC One M9, everything went fine but it won't boot, every time I boot the phone it opens the bootloader screen. I installed the rom using TWRP
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How to install recovery after rooting Xperia M (stock ROM 4.3) to install custom ROM?

I have a rooted Xperia M Dual (C2004) with stock ROM 15.5.A.1.5 (4.3 Jelly Bean). Bootloader unlocking is allowed and I also have the unlock code already. Since Sony decided to stop giving updates I ...
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Samsung galaxy star pro GT-S7262 malfunctioning

I wanted to install a custom ROM on my samsung galaxy star pro GT-S7262 .Firstly I rooted my in order to acquire some extra capabilities. Then I restored it three times. After the third time when I ...
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Custom ROM on a stock S5 with custom kernel?

A couple months back, I have installed a custom kernel on my Samsung S5 with stock Touchwiz. Now I want to flash a custom ROM on this phone and was wondering if I can do it while my kernel is not the ...
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What is a custom rom?Is it a complete OS or just a build no or country code etc?

is a custom rom a complete os or just a country or region defined attributed? when i flash a custom rom to my android device and officialy released version can be installed now which could not be ...
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Will changing the meta info and system file help with problem communicating with Google servers

Recently I have been trying a couple of custom roms on my android phone and most of em had bugs that could not be resolved. Recently I landed on cm12.1 custom room which is/was perfect till it came to ...
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LG Optimus G VDF KitKat unbreakable ROM

guys. I'm still facing the problem that I've stumbled upon a while ago. I updated my Optimus G with OTA from vanilla JB to vanilla KK (E97520b-VDF-XX). Since then (I suppose) phone became ...
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Cyanogenmod 13: freezes and restarts in Asus Zenfone 5

I have installed Cyanogenmode 13 in my Asus zenfone 5, it works perfectly for few days then started giving the following issue: It freezes and reboot I have noticed it happened randomly, sometimes ...
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I installed a nightly or unstable build of a custom ROM and now my phone doesn't work

I installed a nightly build, but now some important features of my phone don't work: it boot-loops, or can't make calls, or can't use mobile data, or something like that. What can I do about it? N....
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MTK 6572 (Doogee DG300) no GPS at all

After the first time I flashed my phone I could never make GPS work again, and the GPS signal was already weak before flashing. Now I've flashed it again and when testing with GPS TEST app, it said ...
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Landi/Lakala APOS A8 POS Terminal and CYANOGENMOD [duplicate]

Good day! Recently I have bought mentioned device from China to develop my own project on it and use it as Android device with built-in thermal printer. Of course the stock ROM that was coming with ...
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Micromax A120 : Wanted to repartition by flashing a custom ROM, it failed. Phone stuck in boot and phone not being detected on Device Manager

Due to irregular partition of Internal Storage of Micromax A120, I tried flashing a custom ROM using SP Flash Tool. Unfortunately it was taking a lot of time and my phone battery died. After charging ...
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Trouble with Tablet Samsung GT-P1000N, display dont works after firmware update

I've tried to do a update the firmware and after this the device don't work what i did wrong. Steps: I copied the ROM "Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean [CyanogenMod 10] [Nightly] [02-11-2012]" to external ...
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Stuck on bootup screen from TWRP

I am following this guide to root my Samsung Galaxy Core Prime SM-G360T1(MetroPCS) using TWRP. What did I wrong: I went into TWRP recovery I pressed on "Reboot" I pressed on "Power Off" A pop up ...
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Runtime app permissions to sd card not working in cyanogenmod 13 for samsung galaxy s2

I recently installed Cyanogenmod 13 (based on android M) on my galaxy s2. It is a nightly build but remarkably stable. Everything I tested so far works, except for one. I noticed that facebook and ...
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Can I flash a custom ROM and a separate custom kernel after?

I currently use a Galaxy S3 Neo and have recently flashed the latest Resurrection Remix ROM (android 5.1.1 based on cm 12.1). After doing this, I have experienced multiple random reboots which I found ...
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Installing custom ROM: ApplyParsedPerms error: Operation not supported on transport endpoint

I cannot install any custom ROM on my roooted Samsung Galaxy S Advance I9070; I tried different recoveries (CWM, TWRP), but no matter which one I use, after few minutes of instalation I get this error:...
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Can't install TWRP LG Optimus G

This thread of mine is partly copied from XDA. I can't get through following issues. Phone's firmware is full vanilla since the very beginning - only updated from Jelly Bean/ICS to 4.4.2 with OTA. I ...
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How can I know if newly released phone will be developer friendly?

What are the facts to look for if someone want to buy a developer friendly phone (other than nexus phones) which means this phone is gonna have a lot of custom roms, mods and can stay up to date with ...
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Firewall software not working as expected on Samsung Galaxy S5 [G900H]

I bought a Samsung Galaxy S5 [G900H] and I installed custom rom from here to get rid of most unwanted applications and having a pure and de-bloated android on my smartphone. After installing this rom ...
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Ways to check if your phone has been compromised?

With more and more people using custom ROMs and APKs from unknown sources (some with root access) it's inevitable that Android phones are getting compromised. What are some methods that can be used ...
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Odin not detects COM port

Trying to download custom ROM to my Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570. Unfortunately Odin not detects phone com port. Phone is in Downloading mode and connected via USB. How to solve this problem?
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No charging animation combined with charging based glitches while off

A short while (about 3 months) ago, I upgraded my slimrommer tank of a device, the galaxy tab 2 GTP3110 (Android 5.1.1) Recently, putting the thing on charge while off displays no igly SlimRom ...
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Won't placing a cuostm ROM file before factory reset remove it from the phone?

I have run CM12.1, OxygenOS, and now Exodus for a while now on my OnePlus One - but for the life of me I cannot remember where you have to place your new ROMs zip file. When flashing a new ROM you ...
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ADB-client stops working when root is turned on

Very strange - I've Cyanogenmod rooted device and cannot use the adb-client from computer when rooting is turned on. In other words i have to go to developer settings, turn off rooting - then I can ...