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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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How to build a rom [on hold]

as I understood from this question I asked, android improve internal storage, I need to build the rom myself. Question is, how? I have never done it, do not know how to do it, and can not even begin ...
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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I recently installed cyanogenmod13 on my rooted samsung epic 4g touch SPH- D710 originally made for the samsung galaxy s2 GT-i9100 with a little editing of the updater.script file.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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How can I change the default widgets and icons on the home screen? [closed]

I have a custom Android ROM which I am compiling from source. I would like to modify which widgets and app icons are present on the device by default. How would I go about doing this? A hint to where ...
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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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Custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7?

I am looking to install CyanogenMod (12). My device is rooted. I am unaccustomed to installing Custom ROMs, in fact this is my first attempt. If there are already instructions on this, please point me ...
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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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Help me to find and Install custom roms [duplicate]

I have some problems to find custom roms for my vivo y31L. Please send me the details where can i get custom roms for my device. I want to try cyanogen os 13 but my friend tell me that it will be ...
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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 ...
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crDroid 6 in jfltexx not connecting to mobile internet on most ports (not including 80 and 443)

I recently reflashed my Samsung Galaxy S4 , GT-I9505 jfltexx, to crDroid 6.0 (Filename: crdroid-6.0.0-20151208-jfltexx.zip). Everything is working fine in my Wifi-network. But when I need to use LTE (...
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No SIM detected after installing CM13 nightly on Galaxy S III (AT&T) SGH-i747

After CM13 was installed on my Samsung Galaxy S III, I faced unstable camera and browser and whenever I attempted to turn the cellular network on, I received the following error: Unfortunately, ...
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How can I un-brick my OnePlus One?

While installing a custom ROM on my OnePlus One, I accidentally wiped the INTERNAL STORAGE of my phone, thus wiping the zip files of the ROM and Gapps. So I'm stuck with only the recovery, but no OS. ...
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How to pull boot.img and recovery.img from Sony Xperia E4 Dual?

I have just started taking interest in porting custom rom on an android device and it requires me to have a backup/dump of boot.img and recovery.img of my device. I have Sony Xperia E4 Dual (E2115). ...
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Google Play not responding after CM13 install

Today I installed Cyanogenmod CM13 and Gapps on my Asus Zenfone 2. The install went fine, but when I booted my phone, I selected the language, then when it went to look for updates, a system message ...
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Are there any ROMs for RCA Voyager 7? [duplicate]

I have an RCA Voyager II 7" tablet and want to install a custom ROM. Any ROMs I could install?
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Is it possible to play songs through an auxillary connection while having a bluetooth headset enabled? [duplicate]

I have my phone connected to my car via a male to male 3.5mm cable into the aux port to listen to music via my cars speakers, but when I connect my bluetooth headset, all audio output is redirected to ...
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Cannot Get This Disk Image To Mount!

I am trying to download the firmware for the RikoMagic MK802 IV, which can be found here. After it finishes downloading, I want to open it up and begin modifying it a bit for fun, but nothing I do ...
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“lge android mtp device cannot start code 10”. when in download mode- LG G4- T mo-H811

I am trying to flash a customer recovery to my device, but when the phone gets put in download mode i am getting " "lge android mtp device cannot start code 10". " I can not perform any of the ...
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S5 cm12.1 won't allow to transfer files to pc

This is very peculiar I have similar problems in the past but all were easy fixes. My s5 will charge when plugged into the computer but there is no other indication that the device is plugged. I've ...
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How to create complete image backup(Nandroid) of rooted phone if no cwm or twrp available for my phone

I have a rooted phone and i need to do some change to buid.prop. And if i got my phone bricked i need to recover it back. The thing is There's no CWM or TWRP roms available to my tablet(ZTE E7P(3G) ...
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Xolo Q900 Build.Prop attached, how to paste it using update.Zip

Yesterday,I mistakenly deleted Build.prop for Xolo q900 So I have copied it from my friends phone (Same Model), but I don't know how can I paste It to System directory using Sd Card (using Update.zip ...
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How to Backup and Restore Android OS without Rooting [duplicate]

I want to find a way to restore my phone in case the process of rooting my phone or dual booting a custom rom breaks it. However, most of the ones I've looked at require the phone to be rooted before ...