The HTC Desire (codenamed Bravo) is a smartphone developed by HTC and released in 2010. Only add a device tag if your question is truly about your make and model, not just related!

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Sim unlock a rooted HTC Desire (Bravo) with ubuntu

I've just followed a tutorial to root and install CM7 on an old HTC Desire using Ubuntu only: http://blog.adorjanitamas.me/2013/03/howto-root-htc-desire.html I now want to sim unlock the device - how ...
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Delete a saved message on SIM card on HTC Desire

I have HTC Desire 612. I saved a message to SIM card and I've tried to delete it. But everytime I try, it shows back up in my threads. How to delete it for good?
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How to connect gamepad to HTC Desire eye via OTG?

I have a gamepad (one used for pc games) and tried connecting to couple of android devices and it worked like a charm but the same wont work with my HTC Desire Eye device.
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Transfer settings form old HTC to new one (with SD card)

I have old HTC Desire. (android 2.2) I would like to transfer all contacts, messages... to my new HTC One M8. My question is, Does HTC Sync synchronize apps? I would like to transfer all my WhatsApp ...
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How to turn off cell broadcast in HTC desire 816?

I have been receiving about 50 flash sms a day, with my service provider name, from the number 50. As I read here, it might be a issue with activating and deactivating cell broadcast on the phone. ...
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fastboot flash recovery doesn't work on HTC Desire

I'm trying to update ClockworkMod recovery on HTC Desire. Fastboot recognizes the device: $fastboot devices HT03PPL04520 fastboot But flash recovery fails: $fastboot flash recovery ...
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Virgin Mobile HTC desire 510 root?

Has anyone found a solid way to root the VM HTC desire 510? I have search long and hard but haven't found anything substantial. I know the 510 is rootable, and I have found a few tutorials, but they ...
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When reinstalling apps/ game reset and started all over

I got a new phone and when I go to the play store it shows all the game apps and updates I installed over the past 2 years, but when I try to reinstall the game it resets and starts all over, is there ...
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How to root htc desire 516 dual

Is it possible to root HTC desire 516 (dual sim)? If yes, please tell me how?
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HTC Desire 516 dual sim ROOT FAILED (BRIKED?)

i've tried to root my htc desire 516 dual sim by following this guide: http://forum.xda-developers.com/android/help/bootloader-fastboot-recovery-htc-desire-t2845467/page8 but obviously i did ...
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Device freezes after trying to reboot with bootloader

I have been trying to unlock my bootloader as per the instructions found here. I already have installed the drivers from Google USB driver folder that comes in Android SDK "extras" folder. However, ...
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How to remove HTC Sync calendar entries?

I made the mistake of sync'ing my PC with my HTC Desire and now my calendar has lots of double entries; From Exchange and from HTC Sync (Outlook)... Any wy to remove all traces of the HTC Sync ...
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No 3G connection in HTC Desire 500

I am not able to receive 3G network (the area has excellent 3g coverage) on my HTC desire 500. I have activated 3g on my carrier. It receives only EDGE 'E' Symbol but when I select WCDMA only the ...
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Any news about HTC 820 getting Andriod L update? [duplicate]

At present HTC Desire 820 running on Kitkat-4.4 version as we already know Moto G got Android L/Android-5.1 Update recently in the same way do we have any news about HTC devices getting Lollipop ...
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Why does my HTC desire mount the SD card in read only mode?

I have a new HTC desire. After 3 days of use it started mounting the SD card in read only mode. I couldn't mount it in read-write mode until I formated the card in another phone. I read somewhere on ...
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HTC Desire (Android 2.2) connects then disconnects to wifi

I have a wifi router I want to connect to. It's a TP-Link (Model No. TL-WA901N / TL-WA901ND 2.0). I have enabled WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK on the router, (the default), when I try and connect my HTC Desire to ...
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How do I turn off the Google Voice typing on htc desire 510

I'm having a problem I change my oil changed I guess D card in my phone and now to send a text message all I got is Google Voice typing and I don't want it how do i turn it off
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recovery does not recognise / mount SD card

As reported in an earlier post, I have rooted my HTC Desire Bravo with tacoroot and revolutionary, and my idea was to install a recovery ROM via the SD card. The problem is that neither ClockworkMod ...
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fixing a corrupted SD card in linux

My phone is a HTC Desire (model Bravo) and I previously rooted it (using tacoroot and revolutionary) and had the clockworkmod recovery (5.8.0.2) on it as well as the liquidsmooth v3.2 rom for the ...
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What's the reason that the alarm clock isn't working when the phone is turned off?

I know that the alarm isn't working when the phone is turned off, but my question is: Why doesn't this work? What were the developers/engineers thinking? I always used my mobile phones as alarm ...
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SD Card keeps getting unmounted on my HTC Desire

The SD card in my HTC Desire keeps getting unmounted every now and then and it's very annoying. From what I'm seeing, the SD card is removed only when some kind of multi-tasking with the files on it ...
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HTC Desire X switches on random applications when WIFI switched off

My HTC desire switches on random applications like weather accu, torch etc. when I switch off Wi-fi. Any idea why is this happening? I have tried factory reset and no luck - the problem still occurs. ...
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Change android from 4.2.2 to 5.0.2 HTC desire 310 [duplicate]

How to Change android from 4.2.2 to 5.0.2 in HTC desire 310? It is possible ont this model? I tried to find the solution form trust source but I did not manage.
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Any equivalent to CCleaner for Android?

I found a few questions about freeing internal memory, but they're mainly about deleting apps, moving them to the SD card, or deleting the data/cache. I do that on regular basis so I am looking for ...
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all my headphones work on one side on htc desire but they used to work fine

i have a HTC desire and i had 5 pairs of earphones that used to work fine...basically each time i bought new earphones for my htc they would work fine and then after about 4 months one side would stop ...
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SD card supported by Android 4.2.2

I bought a HTC 310 Desire running Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) and would like to format my SD card (SDHC 32GB) so to be able to contain files larger than 4GB. I tried formatting the card exFAT, NTFS, ...
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Unexpected reboot during app install has left phone with no space

My wife recently went to install a game on her phone (Sims Freeplay) from Google Play. She tells me the phone had enough memory for the install (~15MB free for a 13MB app), which is why she tried. ...
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Can I set my HTC Desire into sync-mode without using touch screen

The screen of my HTC Desire just broke (It's not shattered, but it's completely black). I have no reason to believe anything else is broken (When I start it up, I hear the short tune that plays when ...
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How can I view title text for a web image (xkcd.com) on an Android based browser?

How can I see the title alt text for website images on an HTC Desire? I'm currently using the Dolphin HD browser but I can't see a way of getting the alt text.
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Phone only reacts to 2 fingers and not 3?

I have a HTC Desire 610 and when I am playing magic piano. 3 dots sometimes appear but I my phone only reacts to 2 fingers when I press 3 on my phone. Basically I press 3 fingers on the 3 circles but ...
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Google Play Services taking more and more storage

I'm using HTC Desire A8181 with Android version 2.2.2. I'm currently running out of free internal space. Besides of some applications growing bigger from release to release, the greatest space ...
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Turning off cell broadcast in HTC desire 816

I have been receiving about 50 flash sms a day, with my service provider name, from the number 50. As I read here, it might be a issue with activating and deactivating cell broadcast on the phone. ...
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HTC Desire 610 Voicemail Notification

I don't see any notification on my phone when I have a new voicemail. I can press the '1' and hear whether or not there are any new messages, but don't see anything like the number on the phone ...
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Is There a Computer Application To Manage SMS Messages The Same as Nokia PC Suite Can?

In Nokia PC Suite we can backup mobile data (contacts, message etc) on a computer. We can also send, receive sms or manage sms by computer using Nokia PC Suite when a Nokia mobile is connected with a ...
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Problems with whatsapp Web

When I try to connect my mobile phone to Whatsapp Web I get the message that I must connect my mobile phone to the internet (but I have regular internet connection on my phone). After that, every time ...
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Is there a way to store apps / music / games etc. on cloud storage and still access it on mobile?

I have a HTC Desire 310, which comes with pretty small internal storage (only 4GB). I've gone through all of that, but would like to get more. I can get an SD card but before I spend money I was ...
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How do I disable Fast boot without the Power option in Settings?

I went over some of the old forum posts about this issue and there seems to be a lot of confusion about this. I am planning to root my HTC Desire (GSM) which at the moment is running original UI/ROM ...
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HTC Desire won't boot past the bootloader screen

I have an HTC Desire and it is freezing when it attempts to boot (when the HTC logo appears). I played around with clear cache, factory settings, etc, and now the boot sequence gets stuck at: --- ...
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Not enough storage on android device

When I download application from Market I obtain out of memory error. In fact I have about 2Gb free storage on SD Card and it seems there is out of space of internal phone storage. How to clear ...
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HTC Desire cannot connect with HTC Sync

I recently received an HTC Desire as a gift with no SD card. It was updated to Froyo. I'd like to update it further to Gingerbread, however I cannot get any version of HTC Sync to recognize my phone. ...
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HTC desire bravo sim card is always ejecting

I have to hold the card in place while using the phone otherwise it pushes itself out. When troubleshooting the problem, being as gentle as possible by the way, it clicks into place but doesn't catch ...
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Unable to access Google Play because of account verification problem

My dad has a HTC desire A8181 and he has a problem where he can't log on to google play. It happened like this: 2 years ago my dad got a message that he had to log in to google play on a Google ...
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insufficient space on device [duplicate]

I am getting "Insufficinet Space" errors when I try to update whatsapp on my HTC desire. I am running CyanogenMod 7. My filesystem usage looks like this: df -h Filesystem Size ...
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Cyanogenmod 7 OpenVPN DNS not working

I want to route all the internet traffic of my phone through my VPN. I configured OpenVPN on my htc Desire with Cyanogenmod 7.2.0.1-bravo through the integrated VPN settings dialog. When I activate ...
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HTC Desire - phone's dead

I was trying my application on HTC Desire when I realized there was a problem with the app so I force stop it. Next thing is the screen freezed - HTC white welcome screen. I tried rebooting several ...
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How do I factory reset my HTC Desire?

I got an old HTC Desire (the first model) which I need to reset. I've tried to hard reset my phone using the instructions here: ...
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HTC Desire - Problem writing to /system

I have an HTC Desire HD Android device. I rooted it with SuperOneClick. I get a # prompt in terminal. adb remount fails. I'm able to remount /system with mount -o rw,remount /dev/block/mmcblk0p25 ...
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internal storage error

I hav my new htc desire 816g. Its been a month i hav been using it without any problem. But after i updated my software build no. To 1.24.720.001, i m hav this issue that there is "insufficient space ...
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If I upgrade my android to v4.4, will I get Bluetooth LE on HTC desire G7?

My old HTC desire G7 has an old Android version (v2.3 maybe) and Bluetooth 2.0. I found on the web today there is a CyanogenMod ROM for it based on Android v4.4. I'm wondering, after using the new ...
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What should I do before root? [duplicate]

I am going to root HTC Desire (with Android 2.2). How can I do best backup, and how can I get sure that I won't lost my whatsapp history and other files?