CyanogenMod is a custom ROM based on various versions of the Android operating system.

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Replacing L-style soft buttons with KitKat-style soft buttons?

I'd like to upgrade my Nexus 5 from CM11 (based on Android 4.4.2) to CM12 (based on Android 5), but I can't stand the new ultra-minimalist soft button icons of Android L. I find myself constantly ...
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How to check if flashlight is activated?

I've got a brandnew OnePlus One with Cyanogenmod 12 on it, and the device is rooted. I like the offscreen gestures very much. But sometimes they are triggered accidentally. This is very costy when ...
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Problem with Google Play services [duplicate]

I accidentally deleted Google Play services, Play store and various other apps through Titanium. I tried reinstalling play store through apk (5.7.6) but each time it either gives me many ...
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Recovering Contacts - Internal Memory backed up

I just installed Cyanogen on my dad's phone and turns out not all his contacts have been restored because I presume some of them were actually not saved in the Google account for sync, only Locally. ...
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What does “Archive does not contain 'android-something.txt'” mean?

So I am trying to flash my OnePlus One with CM12s through fastboot on command prompt, but whenever I type fastboot update romname.zip I am presented with: archive does not contain 'android-info.txt' ...
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Have had to reflash CM 11 on my Nook HD+ several times

So I have Cyanogenmod 11 on my Nook HD+ and after just a month or so it starts performing awfully! To the point I can't use it and have to reflash CM 11. I've had to do it several times in the last 5 ...
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Unable to download yureka lollipop update

I got the notification for update for Lollipop. But, while trying to download the update, it is going to "Update Queued" status for a long time. It's been 24 hours and still the same issue. I am fed ...
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Can't flash Unofficial CM 12.1 on GS3

After figuring out how to flash the official Cyanogenmod 11 to my GS3 I thought it was time to pick up a new project, the unofficial 12. So for some reason I can't flash the unofficial Cyanogenmod ...
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Best setup for clean and private phone?

Just bought a refurbished, unlocked AT&T Samsung Galaxy S Alpha. I'd like to remove the AT&T apps (and also some others) and be able to block apps from reading my private info. I know I can do ...
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CM11 Kindle Fire - “Incompatible with other applications(s) using the same shared user ID” with Google Calendar

I'm running Cyanogenmod 11 (KitKat 4.4.4) on my 1st Gen (Otter) Kindle Fire, with GApps installed. I can install other apps just fine, I installed Slack with no issues. However, when I went to ...
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how to get radio back after installing new ROM

After installing a new ROM (cm12.1) I have lost my radio app on my LG optimus G E975. What I have done to get it back.. 1. I have taken backup of radio app (on Android ver 4.4). But when I install on ...
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How can I get into my device using command prompt?

My OnePlus One is partially bricked. When it turns on, it does not pass the "1+ powered by android" screen. I do not know what caused this, but there is a more detailed explanation of my issue here. I ...
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Can't install Cyanogenmod on Galaxy S3

I can't seem to get Cyanogenmod installed onto my Galaxy S3. I've followed the steps on their website, and I've gotten the custom recovery installed just fine. But actually installing the Cyanogenmod ...
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Cyanogenmod in Galaxy S2: inserted a SD card and now I can't see my old files

I have a Galaxy S2 (rooted) with Cyanogenmod 10.2. I had no space in the internal memory of the phone, so I bought an micro SD card (didn't have one before). I inserted it (then did something I don't ...
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Does custom ROMs like Cyanogen need to interact with TouchWiz?

I am running a nightly build of CyanogenMod on my Samsung Galaxy P1000. I have seen that it runs pretty slow and there are some very critical bugs. So does custom ROMs like Cyanogen need to interact ...
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Cyanogenmod works with ext4 filesystems on sdcard?

Basic reference: How can I mount an ext4-formatted SD card with correct permissions (with root)? I succeeded to make a partition with ext4 filesystem on the SD card, and I mounted successfully ...
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Issues with the Moto G 2nd Gen

I have several problems with my newly purchased Moto G 2nd Gen (titan): Sometimes (but not always), when making a call or receiving a call, I am unable to hear anything on the line. I have attempted ...
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Flash CM on encrypted phone running stock Android

My Nexus 4 is currently running an encrypted Android 5.1. Now I want to flash CM12. Can CM access my Data after flashing or do I need to remove the encryption before flashing?
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How can I run a file on my phone, via the terminal on my computer?

I'm doing this. There is a detailed version of what I did. Now someone suggested me to install TWRP recovery, it could be installed via the playstore, but now I have no idea on how to make android ...
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Emoji Problems LG G3 Cyanogenmod

Last night I rooted and installed CyanogenMod 20150625 Nightly on my LG G3 D855. I also wanted to replace the emojis in the system to iOS emojis. I did that and it worked, except for one, the red ...
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Replace carrier name with Wi-Fi SSID in notification drawer

I've seen a couple of ROMs/devices which, when connected to a Wi-Fi network, show that network's name (SSID) in place of the carrier name in the notification pulldown. Is there a way to achieve that ...
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Cyanogenmod not saving video + root missing

After rooting and flashing my LG G3 D855 with Cyanogenmod 12.1 I was quite satisfied, however I noticed that when I shoot a video from the rear camera the video would not save. The capturing would ...
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Trouble on the instalation of the Cyanogen?

I'm trying to install Cyanogen on my Xperia L. I've done all the steps until here. My problem is on step 5, I don't know what I'm supposed to do. On the sideload method, it says to select ...
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Debugging faulty Andriod apps

Okay I am running a Cyanogenmod Nightly build on my Samsung Galaxy P1000. The problem is that it has a camera app that crashes if I switch to video recording mode. The worst part is that I don't know ...
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Hangouts Crashes on Start can't seem to write to com.google.android.talk

I recently updated to a more recent version of the 12.1 nightlies of Cyanogenmod on my Nexus 5. Everything Google related seems to work except Hangouts. When I open hangouts it crashes immediately. ...
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How do Xiaomi and YU! (CyanogenMod) phones have Google Play Store in India?

Earlier I had asked a query on how CyanogenMod is it from Android. The answer mentioned an interesting point: CyanogenMod is not permitted to ship the Google-Apps with their ROMs, you have to ...
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Integrating gapps into the new rom im installing

I have the recovery file for my S4 mini and I have the new CyanogenMod ROM downloaded on my external SD along with my update file and gapps zip file but i'm not sure how to integrate the titanium ...
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OnePlus One running CM12S is stuck in boot loop

My OnePlus One is locked in an eternal boot loop, in which it boots to the boot screen, turns off, and then proceeds to repeat this over and over again. I left it on top of my air conditioner while ...
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Unlock bootloader - HTC Droid DNA

I am trying to unlock the bootloader on my HTC Droid DNA. When I enter: fastboot oem unlock into terminal, I get the following result: ... (bootloader) [ERR] Command error !!! OKAY [ 0.001s] I ...
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Wi-Fi problems on CM11 (4.4 KitKat, Samsung Galaxy S3)

I've recently encrypted my Samsung Galaxy S3 (with CyanogenMod 11-20141115-SNAPSHOT-M12-i9300 installed) using vdc enablecrypto wipe, and since then I've been having a problem with the Wi-Fi radio on ...
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Flash a zip from a running ROM

I know that this isn't recommended for a number of reasons, but I want to do it anyway. I've tried using the latest TWRP and ClockworkMod recoveries, and they don't seem to like an encrypted /data ...
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Redo one-time setup?

Due to a flaw in the way that Android does decryption*, I setup my devices by skipping through all the first boot setup stuff provided by CyanogenMod and Android. I then immediately go into the ...
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Boot loop on Asus TF700T with Cyanogenmod 11 M12 and “Error mounting /data!”

My Asus TF700T with Cyanogenmod 11 M12 (20141112) and ClockworkMod Recovery v6.0.4, remains stuck in a boot loop after every reboot attempt. Earlier Cyanogenmod versions (I believe, it was 10.2 and 11 ...
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CM11 - Cant remove the camera app

I am running CM11(Nightly) on my Galaxy Tab P1000 and I cannot remove the camera app that came with it. I have tried the following command-: adb shell rm -f /system/app/camera2.apk But this has ...
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“Access Point Name settings not available for this user”

This was probably an issue before but only became an issue when I changed providers in a foreign country. Running CM12.1 nightlies. I can't connect to data and get the above message when I try to ...
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Two types of internal storage, what is the difference

When I go to System Settings > Storage’ I see two storage classification both by the name ofInternal Storage` one is around 2 GB and other is 11 GB. Also there is no SD Card present in my device. ...
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Cyanogen showing inconsistent behavior over Galaxy – N7000

I am using Cyanogen Mod [10.0.3-N7000] over Samsung Galaxy Note – 1 n7000 I am using it for more than a year now and it was working fine. However since few days back I am facing some issues The ...
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My Galaxy S4 shows a black screen with clock. What is this?

It looks like this: I can't unlock or do anything with it. My Android version is 4.4.4 running CyanogenMod
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Accidentally triggering the sound player or the torch

I often accidentally trigger the sound player or the torch while I pick up or put down my phone from/to my pocket. The phone is asleep when this happens, and likely I'm somewhat touching either the ...
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Change app sub-menu/folder style to iPhone-style

On the "desktop" of my phone, I can move my apps into folders together by dragging one on top of the other. However, as opposed to the iPhone (where they form a reduced-sized grid), the apps gets ...
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TWRP Not installing GApps

I am trying to install Cyanogenmod 12.1 on my Sasmung Galaxy S3 (SPH-710) I Have been able to install the rom but not the Gapps. Does anyone know a fix? I have used almost every Gapps version made for ...
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How to find out firmware

How does one determine what firmware they are using? I've looked in settings -> about phone and can't find it. I know I'm using Android 5.1.1 and have CM.
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Error while flashing CM 11 ROM on HTC One M7

I am trying to flash my HTC One M7. I bought this device from T-Mobile. I am using ClockworkMod Recovery v6.0.4.8 (recovery-clockwork-6.0.4.8-m7.img). However, whenever I try to flash anything, it ...
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How do I swap (reassign) the capacitative hardware keys MENU and BACK on a Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo?

I am on Cyanogenmod 12.1 on a Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo. I found various answers on how to reassign hardware keys on Android devices, but they were always specifically for other devices and did not ...
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Nexus 5 GApps crashing after installing wrong GApps

I tried installing gapps for my phone with cyanogenmod but I installed one for Kitkat and not lollipop. Now my phone acts all weird and nothing can be done on it, especially when it keeps saying ...
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SMS sending error 254, Defy+ KitKat

Cannot send any SMS from my Defy+ with latest (2015-06-11) quarx2k's CM11. Tried different basebands via Defy Parts to no avail. The SMS app says "Error 254" when checked in details. SMSC number is ...
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Enable On-screen navigation in CM12 (Lollipop) using shell?

Device: OnePlus One (OPO); running CM12, is rooted, and has Xposed Framework installed. I need to enable On-screen navigation (it disables Hardware (HW) keys and shows soft keys at the screen; like ...
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Google account doesn't accept app password

While setting up a Google account on a Cyanogenmod 12 mobile phone, the app specific password that I generated is not accepted, but my real password is accepted. Since I have enabled two factor ...
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How to restore IMEI and get back network functionality?

Related, but no solution: How to restore my IMEI on Galaxy S if I don't have a backup of /efs? My IMEI has turned blank after a nightly update, I can see it is blank when typing *#06# and I have ...
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Cyanogenmod no service?

I had cm-11-20150517-NIGHTLY working, then upgraded to cm-11-20150607-NIGHTLY. Now I get the error "No service" and have basically no GSM functionality whatsoever. If I attempt to select a network ...