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Lollipop Encryption fails: Cannot open footer file /efs/metadata

I have a Galaxy Note GT-N7000 and I've just flashed Paranoid Android v5.1.1 I cleared the Dalvik cache and did a factory reset before flashing. Everything works well, except Android refuses to encrypt ...
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Rooted Galaxy Grand 2 killing apps on locking screen

I have Samsung Galaxy Grand 2. I rooted it with CyanogenMod 11 (unofficial) about 2 months back. It was working absolutely fine until a week ago. The problem is as soon as I lock my phone the apps ...
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Configure apps to store data on external SD?

I have a S5 with Cyanogenmod v12. I've gone through every setting screen I could find but was unable to locate where to tell the default Camera app to store pics/vids on SD instead of internal ...
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changing cyanogenmod dialer behavior: screen goes blank

I updated my Samsung Galaxy S4 with Cyanogenmod 12. Phone is Sprint SPH-L720 dual band. When I make or receive a call, when I put the phone to my ear the screen correctly becomes blank. When I move ...
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How to modify internal partitions on Samsung Galaxy S2

I have a Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-I9100): CWM-based Recovery v6.0.5.0 Rooted Cyanogenmod 12 with Android 4.4.4 The phone runs actually pretty good with this ROM, the only problem that I'm having is a ...
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App icons are surrounded by border of another color. How can I change them?

I've got a OnePlus One running Cyanogen OS 12.1 (Android 5.1.1) and some of my app icons have a weird border. It seems like the actual icon just got smaller and the background got a color. Does anyone ...
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Use app drawer of Guest account in Owner Account

I recently found out about the Guest account on Android. When snooping around I found the app drawer of the Guest account much nicer than the standard app drawer. Does anyone know if it's possible ...
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“Ok google” doesn't work

Device: LG G3 F400k Rom: CM12 Nightly (12.1-20151004-NIGHTLY-F400) Google App version: 5.3.23.19.arm Google services version: 8.1.15 (2250156-230) Google Play store version: 5.9.12 Everything ...
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Why can't my custom ROM access the internet through TOR?

I did this. Or at least I thought i did. I used a Nexus 7 2012, and a laptop running TAILS. Everything worked fine until I booted my table with its finished custom ROM and tried to access the ...
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How to correctly identify your phone model and version? [duplicate]

I have a Samsung Galaxy Nexus and I'm trying to do a fresh reinstall of Cyanongenmod. I see in their website that there are three different versions of this phone: ...
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TWRP boot loop in Samsung Galaxy S3 mini (i8190L)

Issue TWRP start and still looping. After tried to encrypt my device (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini - i8190L) from Settings menu in Cyanogenmod rom. It started to encrypt but in some point it stop and said ...
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Using ROMs made for a specific device

I have a moto x 2013 Dev edition and got the unfortunate news yesterday that Motorola will not be updating my device to marshmallow, which I understand as an older device, but the specs of this phone ...
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Test wired headset detection via software

Since I still don't know whether my problem (call audio doesn't work without headset or speakerphone) is caused by faulty hardware or by software, I'd like to know the following: Is there a way to ...
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Only allow forwarded calls

My job requires that I am on call from time to time, and contactable 24/7. There is an on-call phone that I typically forward all calls through to my own personal device. Is there a way in which I ...
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Toast “The contact doesn't exist” shows up everytime I attempt to assign an image to owner account from User settings

I'm using CM 12.1 SNAPSHOT. Yesterday, I wiped the data and when the phone booted up I finished the setup of accounts like Google, CyanogenMod and everything synced successfully. But the Owner pic in ...
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No playback through bluetooth headset while recording with mic

I have a Moto G X1032 running lollipop 5.1 and Cyanogenmod. I'm using Mpow Swift headphones with integrated mic. I've tried several free Bluetooth compatible recording apps, and I've used ...
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No Audio, Samsung Galaxy S4

A few weeks ago, my phone's APN list got corrupted, causing me to lose mobile data; a series of firmware flashes, modem updates, and backups and restores fixed the APN problem, but now the entire ...
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Phone call: Audio works only with speakerphone or wired headset

The following issue with my Sony Xperia ZR (running CM 11-20141112-SNAPSHOT) started a few days ago: When I initiate or receive an ordinary phone call, I can't hear the other side through my ...
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Is there a way to save an entire article from Pocket to Evernote with IFTTT?

I'm completely new to IFTTT and I love it. I'm currently trying the "Saving archived Pockets to Evernote", and all it's doing is saving links to the main article. I want the entire article saved in ...
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How to flash a custom Recovery in Mi4 running CM12 nightly and using CM recovery?

I have recently rooted my Mi4 and installed the Cyanogenmod 12 nightly update. But along with the installation, my CWM recovery is over written by the Cyanogenmod's recovery. I have tried to use ...
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Making calls using google voice

I use google voice to make some of my calls. I do not want to be prompted to be called using google voice everytime i make a call , but I do want an option to be able to call a few numbers/contacts ...
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Where does Android store offline contacts and email account details?

Basically, I want to set up a home-rolled sync for these, but I have no idea where they live by default on a CyanogenMod without GApps. Could someone please help me out?
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“No Service” after device shutdown - software or hardware issue?

I own an LG P880 (Optimus 4X HD) device running cm-11-20150824-NIGHTLY, which was installed about a month ago and worked fine so far. Followed by low battery the device was automatically turned off. ...
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Gapps has stopped. How to fix?

Good Morning. Yesterday I was excited to flash CyanogenMod 12.1 in my other Android device. The process was the same and I did everything correctly. Unfortunately, after flashing Google Apps, the ...
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How to remove Guest account on lollipop? [duplicate]

I'm on android 5.0.2 Cyanogen OS. One of the newest feature in lollipop is the multiple user accounts. However, I don't wish to have any other account other than the admin. Settings> Users doesn't let ...
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Cannot connect to a data connection on Sprint HTC One M8

Firstly, I am running CyanogenMod 12.1 on my HTC One M8, but this is an issue I also experienced running stock Android (e.g. Lollipop). The issue I am experiencing is that my device appears to be ...
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some of my apps din't work including google play store after i rooted my galaxy s4

I rooted my samsung galaxy s4 and since then most off my apps din't start up including google playstore , but system apps like camera, music etc works fine I Clear chache, data and other stuffs ...
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What to do when you believe your phone was hacked? I want to start fresh without buying a new phone

I think my rooted cyanongenmod phone was hacked. What can I do to start fresh again? I already did a factory reset but after 1 month the phone started acting weird again (battery time dropped ...
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Does cyanogenmod work on my device?

I use a rooted "AOC tb07mc" does cyanogenmod work on my tablet? And if it does, how to mod it?
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Alphabetical app list on xperia Z1 compact

An earlier Lollipop ROM on my Xperia Z1 compact had the option to sort the apps alphabetically in a very nice way: Apps were put in a matrix with one row per letter, and the apps sorted alphabetically ...
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can't play music files on the recent CM 12.1 update

I recently updated my OnePlus One to CM 12.1 (YOG4PAS1N0), and ever since, I cannot play music files on Google Play/Pandora or any other music streaming service except Spotify. The progress bar on the ...
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HTC EVO 4G LTE (jewel), S-ON, HBOOT 2.09 - unable to flash. Ideas?

HTC EVO 4G LTE (jewel), HBOOT 2.09. I'm trying to install CyanogenMod, but seem to keep making things worse. Unlocked, but haven't done S-OFF (meant to get to it, but CWM was working and it slipped ...
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gapps crashing after flashing cm12.1 on my galaxy s4 active i9295

i have searching and doing everything to solve this but with no success. after flashing cyanogenmod 12.1 and flashing gapps micro/gapps mini/gapps full (i tried to use different packages maybe it ...
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Boot animations support in LG-G2 CM12.1

I am running Cyanogenmod 12.1 in LG G2. I would like to change the boot animation. Does the system support this feature?
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Nexus 5: How to automatically toggle Live Display in Cyanogenmod 12.1 nightly at a specific time?

I have a Nexus 5 with the last CyanogenMod nightly (12.1 20150917). I have a bug with the live display. Since the auto mode doesn't switch automatically, I have installed Automate, an app that uses ...
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gingerbread google login error

After so many days I have returned back to old android phone galaxy s(GT-I9000) I have tried darky ressurtion edition and CM7.2.0 which are gingerbread base. When tried to add Google account it gives ...
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How to update Gapps in Cyanogenmod?

I am running cyanogenmod 12.1 with Gapps outdated version. So, I want to replace the actual version to the newest. I already downloaded de correct one. I would like to know the installation procedure ...
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What it takes to update nightly CM12.1 in TWRP?

I want to install the latest cm12.1 nightly update, but I am worried about doing something wrong. The .zip file is already downloaded. My recovery mode is TWRP and I would like to know if I need to ...
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Authorize adb in recovery mode

I need to authorize adb in recovery mode on my Galaxy S3 I9300 (international edition) in order to make a backup of my files. The problem is that I cannot boot the cyanogenmod which is install on the ...
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E:footer is wrong when sideloading zip on Moto G X1032 Cyanogenmod

I stupidly deleted google download manager, and I've converted a apk of Download manager for Android to a flashable zip as a replacement. I put it in platform-toolsand opened a command prompt in the ...
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Play store does not list any installed apps

After installing CM11 and corresponding gapps I no longer see any installed apps listed in the Play Store. Is there any way to have them relisted without re-installing all the apps? I have tried ...
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CyanogenMod on Xperia Z1 compact: Amami or Yuga

I have in stalled CyanogenMod (CM) 12.1 on my Sony Xperia Z1 compact -- according to the CM website the name for that device is amami. The OS (Cyanogenmod version) that it runs, very much to my ...
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Protocol fault (no status) or Device not found error when sideloading

I'm using the Moto G 1st gen, mfastboot and Cyanogenmod. I've turned off MTP, enabled usb debugging and have set the android device to use the motorola adb interface in device manager. If i kill the ...
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Questions about rooting , s-off and bootloaders (CM 12.1) HTC ONE M7

What will i get after i follow every single instruction from this page. wiki.cyanogenmod.org/w/Install_CM_for_m7 I have a stock M7 i am planning to install cyanogenmod 12.1 to get android 5.1.1. I ...
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Unlocking Android phone immediately after reboot

I have an Android phone (version 5.1.1) with cyanogenmod (version 12.1). And after rebooting I cannot immediately unlock my phone. If I try to unlock my screen (lock style = pattern) immediately after ...
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Deleting 'infinite' recursive directory

I created a new folder inside /sdcard/ and something went wrong with it since other 600 sub-folders (one inside the other) were created as well. I noticed the problem when trying to rename the ...
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this package is for D5803,z3c device this device is aries - Can't install Cyanogenmod

I have an Xperia Z3c with NUT's DualRecovery. I'm trying to install cyanogenmod, but apparently the device name is different. I'm not able to flash Cyanogen's recovery either, it fails on install.
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Strangely bricked LG L90 after bootloader unlock and installing TWRP

I was going to install CM 12 on my LG L90 (Stock Lollipop) when I hit some strange issue. After unlocking bootloader, and installing TWRP (both tutorials were from xda-developers), which both went ...
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Whatsapp folder in /data/ parition gone

I was reflashing CM10.2 on my GT-i9300. (Also did a backup with CWM 6 but the data partition was not backuped, which I did not noticed..) I booted the new Rom and installed Titanium Backup to recover ...
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Lost root when upgrading from CM11to CM12.1

I recently upgraded my encrypted Nexus5 CM11 to CM12.1 and now i need to reinstall Google Apps. unfortunately it seems to have lost root access which is needed to to install a zip in recovery mode. i ...