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

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Battery backup is not good after the CM12 update on Micromax Yureka

After updating to Lollipop CM12, my Yu Yureka is not giving not even 7 hours backup in balance mode. On KitKat CM11, it was giving 1.5 days backup in balance mode. Is there a way to increase the ...
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How to hide Vibrate status bar icon on CM12?

I just got my OnePlus One, running on CyanogenMod 12.1. This phone is great... However one thing bugs me, the vibrate status bar icon. 2 It just makes my phone ugly! How can I hide it? Thanks.
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Can you use LG G3 Roms with Lg G3 Vigor?

Can you use LG G3 Roms with Lg G3 Vigor? I would like to know if it will work because my friend would like to rom his phone! Thanks for answers!
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What's cyanogenmod's recovery.img?

I just went to download.cyanogenmod and saw the download now come with device-here-recovery.img. Can someone please tell me what is this for? thanks :)
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Change default storage in rooted moto E???

Can I change the default storage in my Moto E, a rooted one by configuring the system config file?it has like 2GB usable internal memory. It frequently runs outta memory.
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How do I enter recovery mode on LG G2?

"With the device powered down, hold Volume Down & Power. When the LG logo appears release the buttons and then press them again. Then, press the Power button three times!" (from cyanogenmod wiki) ...
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Having serious technical problems / crashing on my Samsung i9300

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 (i9300) that I've been using for slightly over a year. I am a rather heavy-duty user of the phone, and have used in intensively for that time. I do take care of the phone ...
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Why are there so many different Android kernels (technical answer please)

Isn't Android a common kernel that is used across all devices? For example CentOS will install on Dell, HP, and a variety of other hardware. Sure there are different modules but it's still CentOS ...
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What is Cyanogenmod KANGs?

What is Cyanogenmod KANGs? I have read about compiling the most up-to-date source code as a "KANGs" but I can't find out anywhere what it refers to.
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CyanogenMod 12 - is there quick sound/vibrate switch

In CM 11 there was a switch to mute my phone or put it on vibrate. I can't seem to find it in CM12. There are only profiles, which are not what I would like to have. Is this something missing from ...
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Can I set the “USB Computer Connection” settings to reset every time I reconnect?

I'm using CM 12.1 on a Moto E 2015, and want the USB connection settings to remain at "charge only" at all times unless I want to specifically access the onboard memory on a computer. However, if I ...
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Formating and reinstaling OS on Galaxy S4

Someone put CyanogenMod on my T-Mobile Galaxy S4. So I tried to unroot and return to the original by watching this Youtube video and using this method.This is what I have gotten from the phone: Odin ...
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Check Android device for malware or unauthorized access

I'd like to check whether my rooted Android device (running with Cyanogenmod 12.1) has any malicious software or unauthorized access, because a few days ago the root rights were not accessible for me ...
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How to Disable File Verification while installing Cyanogen in Nexus One

When I try to install CyanogenMod through ClockworkMod Recovery process I get the following error, ‘failed to verify whole-file signature’. I followed WikiLink for Cyanogen for carrying out the ...
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Cannot install any Custom ROMs on Xperia Ray ST18i: assert failed: getprop Status 7

When I try to install any of the roms of that page: http://get.cm/?device=urushi I always get this error: Finding update package... Opening update package... Installing update... assert failed: ...
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How do I install CyanogenMod on the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 Wi-Fi?

I put off buying a tablet or smartphone, because they seem like a kind of toy (not bad per se) and a way for big companies to use you. Even a laptop is not always practical though, and modern tablets ...
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files from internal storage cannot be seen in gallery

in my samsung galaxy s2 having custom rom cyanogen 11, the files are not getting shown in gallery. i have reinstalled rom 2 times but it isn't working to show the files. i have also used the app SD ...
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My WiFi does not work in Sony Ericsson

My Sony Ericsson X8's wifi has stopped working about a few weeks after rooting and installing the GingerDX v030. Even though it is turned on and scanning, it does not connect to any WiFi. I have ...
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Does camera clarity vary with to the app?

I own an old HTC Wildfire A333. I recently switched it back to the HTC Sense ROM and I saw that the quality of pictures taken with the default HTC camera app seem better. Not slightly. Quite a ...
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“set_metadata_recursive: some changes failed” while updating Gapps-Kk-20140606-Signed.zip

Tonight I updated my Motorola Droid 4 from CM11-M2 to M7, and I thought I could update gapps too, but I'm getting this error: set_metadata_recursive: some changes failed Am I missing something?
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Corrupt Internal Storage File System

I am using an original RAZR that is partitioned using Safestrap running stock 4.1 on one partition and CM10.1 on the other. My problem is the internal storage (internal SD card I believe) partition ...
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com.android.phone crashes after boot

After installation of a newer cm nightly, I suffered from such issue. Related logcat: E/AndroidRuntime( 1260): FATAL EXCEPTION: main E/AndroidRuntime( 1260): Process: com.android.phone, PID: 1260 ...
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migrating phonebook/contacts after Cyanogen mod install

Trying to find a straight answer - I have 3 year old Samsung SCI 1500 and am tired of bloatware, most of which just tracks me. I have backed up the phone with ADB. I'd like to root it and install ...
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How does cLock retrieve the weather information?

I'm running a Cyanogenmod 12.1 nightly with AFWall 2.0.0 installed. AFWall seems to work as expected, except for the Yahoo! Weather service integrated in the cLock widget!? Even if the firewall is ...
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My Samsung SM-T310 won't boot properly

Let me explain my situation. I was installing an unofficial port of CM11 (4.4.2) to my tablet using TWRP. I have wiped my original OS, but did a backup. However, I didn't check if it failed or not. ...
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Android encryption feature doesn't work

i got the One from OnePlus with the rooted Cyanogen OS 12 ROM and want to use the built-in Android encryption feature to encrypt my device. Unfortunately this feature doesn't work. For a second i see ...
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How can I diagnose the battery issue?

My phone's OS is cyanogenmod 12.1 with Android version 5.1.1. Recently I found a battery drain. I set up the airplane mode but after a night the battery went from 100% to 41%. I viewed ...
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Modal every few seconds with CyanogenMod 11 20140708-SNAPSHOT-M8-hammerhead: “Unfortunately, Google Play services has stopped”

Every so often I get this pesky dialog: I touch "OK" and it pops up again. This repeats until I reboot or don't use the phone for a while, then the problem clears up on its own. Eventually I start ...
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Installed CM12 on Sprint Galaxy S4, GAPPS crashing upon start

So I just installed CM12 for my Sprint Galaxy S4 using TWRP 2.6.3.0, after doing the format of the internal SD and factory reset (guessing the factory reset after format is probably not needed). I ...
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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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Is it possible to make google play books run on background? (CM 11.2)

I like to listen to books when I'm working. Most of the books I listen using the FBReader which is able to run on background and so I can turn off the screen of my cellphone while listening. But ...
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How to fix Cyanogenmod 7 hanging on boot animation after NO firmware changes

I've been using my Google Nexus S with Cyanogenmod 7 for about a year now. Sometimes it rebooted out of the sudden or locked up but all in all worked well. Today I rebootet the phone und since then ...
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Cannot install GAPPS on fresh CM12.1 on Galaxy S2

I've just done a fresh install of CM12.1 on an S2 GT-I9100, and cannot figure out how to get GAPPS on there. Stock and mini versions fail with the Insufficient storage space available in System ...
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Is there an adapter that allows simultaneous usage of MHL (HDMI) and USB OTG? [closed]

I have an HTC One X (Tegra 3 version) running Cyanogenmod. I have an MHL adapter, but it only allows charging and no OTG through it's USB port. Is it technically possible for such an adapter to work, ...
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I have over 2GB of internal memory and can't install or update some apps

I tried to search for some answer but couldn't find anything. I'm using cyanogenmod-11 on a Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini. I am pretty sure I have enough space on the internal memory, but I still receive ...
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Can't surf from PC when using Android as hotspot

I turned on mobile data and hotspot in my Samsung Galaxy Ace (On a Philippine carrier called "Globe"). I can surf websites just fine directly on Android. Now, I connect my PC to Android's hotspot, it ...
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How do I move apps to Sd on android 4.3

On Ice Cream Sandwich, I used to use an app called DS Super App2SD but it doesn't work on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. I'm using Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 running on Cyanogenmod 10.2 nightly (Android 4.3.1) I ...
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How to prevent Spotify to access photo/media?

Spotify recently changed their policy and want to collect private data like contacts and photos/media. I am using Cyanogen OS which has the cm permission manager. I can disable access to contacts ...
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CyanogenMod on an unsupported device

I'm using a Karbonn A52+ running Mediatek processor & Android 4.2.2. My device is rooted, but unfortunately no custom recovery (CWM/TWRP) is supported for my device. Neither is there any ...
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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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So, what type of process is Android Keyboard?

I've recently installed CyanogenMod 11 on my (now very old) LG Optimus 2X. After some tweaking, I managed to make it work much snappier than the original ROM, one of the main things being setting the ...
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Dialer is very slow between dialing the number and getting into the call: spinning wheel for 5-10 seconds

I have a Nexus 4 with CM (latest version). For the last few months whenever I dial a number it takes anywhere from 5-10 seconds for the actual call to start. I checked Android SE and didn't find ...
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Embedded YouTube videos have sound but no video

Whenever I come across a page with an embedded YouTube video and press play then the sound will be heard but the video will be blank (a black screen). The controls work just fine - it's just that I ...
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Blank screen when trying to boot into recovery mode on Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1

I am in the middle of trying to install Cyanogenmod on my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 according to Wiki instructions and I'm getting stuck when I try to go into recovery mode. I tried to flash it to ...
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How can I backup and restore Cyanogenmod 12.1 rom installed on my Samsung Galaxy 2 i9100?

Cyanogenmod(12.1)'s recovery has no backup or restore option. As I read in the answer of a previous post, CyanogenMod recovery is basic, so we should flash another recovery. The easiest way would be ...
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Flashing CM 11 on Verizon Samsung Galaxy S3 (SCH-I535)

I have a Galaxy SCH-I535 from verizon (SGS3). It is not rooted, and I want to install CM 11 on it. Is there anything else I have to do besides just running the installer? I love my phone and don't ...
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Lenovo A6000 Plus - Stuck on white screen on boot up after rooting the device

I am using Lenovo A6000 Plus. Recently, I have rooted my Android phone. After rooting, it's not booting up now. It's just displaying white screen. I have tried go to the recovery mode by pressing ...
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CyanogenMod installer won't connect to internet

As per screenshot below, I have been unable to proceed with the CyanogenMod Installer (Windows). This is what I get: Having internet troubles? Please check your network connection. Screenshot ...
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How do you encrypt your device running CyanogenMod 12.1?

CyanogenMod 12 and 12.1 'Encrypt phone' setting is broken, and has been for quite a while. Is there any way to encrypt the phone in some other fashion? Can CM be sideloaded onto a phone with an ...
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Installing CyanogenMod 11 on Karbonn A52+

I need a little help in installing CyanogenMod 11 in my rooted Karbonn A52+, though it's running the stock recovery & I haven't been able to install CWM as it isn't compatible with my device.. So ...