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HTC desire 816 dual sim not working properly after failed OTA update

Recently, my brother tried to update the phone(HTC Desire 816 dual sim), the update failed and now the phone starts but get stucked on the "HTC- Powered by android" screen. Please help, what do I do ...
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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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Wifi disconnects during sleep

I noticed recently that, when I would use my phone after it had been sleeping, wifi wouldn't be connected and it would have to connect. I went into advanced wifi settings and ensured that "Keep Wi-Fi ...
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.hbk file i can not restor

i can not restore my sms which is in .hbk file format. after going sms restore I can see .hbk file . but unable to restore message coming. please advice what to do? thanks
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How to clear the unlock code off my htc desire an the factory reset isint working

I have a htc desire I got from my sister an there is a 4 digit pin code on it an she doesn't know it. I tried all the take the battery out an stuff to do a factory reset but it doesn't fix the problem ...
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Apk pushed into /system/priv-app/ disappear after reboot

I have been trying to push an apk into my priv-app folder so I can use it without having to enable mock locations. I have been using this method. adb remount adb push apk-filename-here /system/priv-...
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Need help unlocking my bootloader on HTC Desire 310

EDIT: It has failed with a too many links error This christmas I was treated to a HTC Desire 310 and I am trying to root it which I understand needs the bootloader unlocked. That is where my issue ...
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Internal storage displays as empty when connected to PC [duplicate]

My HTC One M9, when connected as a MTP device to my PC shows the correct portion of free memory to used memory, but when I try to access the files, it says this folder is empty. Any ideas? I am ...
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Fastboot oem get_identifier_token - FAILED (remote: unknown command)

Hello Everyone! I am trying yo unlock the bootloader with no success. Basically, the following command Code: Fastboot oem get_identifier_token is hitting the error of: FAILED (remote: unknown ...
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Does ROM Manager need S-OFF?

I want to try the CyanogenMod9 Alpha builds for the T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide [MT4GS/Doubleshot] and all the instructions say I need S-OFF. The problem is that I have HBOOT 1.55 so software solutions ...
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How can I update to Android 6 after reset?

I have an HTC M9 which i had to reset to factory settings and now my android 6 update is gone and some of the apps i want to re-download are incompatible. I tried checking for updates in settings-> ...
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Can I have horizontal scrolling in the installed application on the Sense 5.5?

I have an HTC One with Sense 5.5 installed. In Sense 5.5 the installed application menu have a vertical scrolling. I'd prefer to have horizontal scrolling. Can I change this setting in some way?
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how to open a .hbk files which contains the sms backup from htc

I need to be able to access and read some old texts, but i dont have any htc phone anymore to put them in, so i was wondering if it would work to read them on the computer or my new samsung phone ...
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How to unroot and lock bootloader in HTC desire 820?

I have unlocked the bootloader with windroid, then I flashed TWRP recovery, then I flashed supersu zip file through TWRP to root my phone. Now I want to Unroot and relock the bootloader, but when I ...
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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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HTC Desire C screen just flashes when I press unlock! Help!

So I turned my brightness all the way down on my HTC Desire C and it just locked itself. Now when I press the lock button it shows me the lock screen for about a second then locks itself!? HELP!!
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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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Unable to Update HTC One M8 to Android 6

My HTC One M8 phone has just gotten the Android 6 update (like a week or few ago). I successfully downloaded and unzipped the update. However, I was the confronted with this screen (sorry for the poor ...
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how do i get out of safe mode on htc desire s?

Just put music on SD card, started up phone after re-inserting SD card, but it came on in 'safe mode'. Any ideas on how to switch safe mode off?
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How do I disable SMS alerts while in a call?

Something happened since the last update, it was so loud my ear hurt and it still feels weird after 15 minutes. I don't want to risk any permanent damage to my ears, my phone is an HTC One M9.
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Ways to see notifications besides pull down bar

The notification status pull down bar is not working because the very upper part of the screen seems damaged (verified running diagnostics that pixels there are not active). 1) Can I see the ...
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HTC sensation XL android 2.3.5 infinite download process of any app

Friend of mine gave me HTC sensation XL with android 2.3.5 and asked one question: why I can't install any app from market? I understand that device and adroid version are old enough for mid of 2016. ...
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Cannot add owner info to Lock screen - HTC One M9

In my other Android devices, I've always been able to set an "If found" message on the Owner Information shown on the lock screen. Settings -> Security -> Owner info But for the HTC One M9, ...
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Can you change user agent and device info on non-rooted phone?

For example, I have Samsung Galaxy and use android Chrome but I would like to fake it so that the user-agent shows I'm using HTC One and some other browser. Is this possible on a non-rooted phone or ...
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HTC stuck at logo screen while entering recovery mode

I want to install Kitkat 4.4.2 Rom to my HTC Sensation XL android phone. I followed instructions and I installed CWM (ClockWorkMod) but I can not enter recovery choice. When I click on that there ...
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Manually edit the bluetooth pairing list, phone keeps overwriting it with old list. How to stop that?

I have an Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and I wanted to connect my phone to an old HTC Rhyme docking station via bluetooth so I can use the speakers in it. I have all the data needed for the connection (ID, ...
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HTC Filetransfer with PC

I recently bought a HTC One A9 with Android 6.0.1 as OS. But when I tried to connect my phone with my PC, nothing happened but the phone charged. Nothing showed up in the windows-explorer and it did ...
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Htc 520 desire model

Does my phone have the ir option and if it does how do I get it to work and if it doesn't have it then how do I get it on my phone if St all possible
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App can't be moved to SD card

There was an app moved to SD card. I did a factory reset. Then I reinstalled the app. It was side loaded by Humble Bundle app, it's not from Google Play. Now the app can't be moved to SD, getting ...
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How to recover video that was cut off due to being out of space?

I have an HTC One phone. I was filming a video and in the middle of it, it stopped recording because I ran out of space on my phone. It says that it does not support playback of this kind of video. I ...
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HTC 626 DUALSIM doesnt turn on

My HTC One was doing a software update then just shut off. Now it won't do anything except show the red triangle with a explanation mark in the middle. I have tried rebooting it and everything but ...
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Can't install apps!! OUT OF SPACE error!! HTC DESIRE 626

I'm using HTC Desire 626. I have more than 2 GB space left on Phone Storage. But I can't install any more apps or games. It's saying that my phone is out of space. I've tried cleaning up all kind ...
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I was recording and video on my phone when the battery died, how can I recover the video file?

I read the other questions I could find. This is completely different. My question is NOT about finding the file. The file is on my phone. It is the correct size. It shows as an mp4 with the right ...
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Whatsapp makes my HTC One m9 not ring for phone calls

My HTC One M9 runs fully updated Android 5.1. When I first turn on the mobile and make sure it's not silent nor on vibrate and the ringing volume is at max and I receive a phone call, it rings as it ...
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Android Phone taking up more space than it should

I have a relatively new HTC ONE M8 running Android 5.0.1 (according to the settings page). The phone is supposed to have 10.5 GB space according to Windows, but at the moment only 945 MB is free (...
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Desire 626 asking for previous gmail account after factory reset

I have bought a secondhand HTC Desire 626 and when I turned it on it was asking for the previous user's gmail details. I then loaded up the boot menu/dos menu by holding the volume - and power for 5 ...
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HTC One won't stop vibrating!

I need help trying to turn vibrate off on my HTC One. I have done a ton of research, called customer support, and asked questions of people familiar with cell phones, and nothing has worked! I went ...
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Is my HTC One M8 battery broken?

Hi I have my HTC One M8 which acts so weird, so what happen now when I plugged it a power outlet while the phone is turned on it doesn't charge, when I pull the micro usb cable and plug it again to ...
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Light sensor values differes from device to device - are the readings reliable?

I have launched an onboard sensors reading application on 2 phones: HTC M8 (Android 6) and Motorola Moto G (Android 5). Those phones lays on my desk one just next to the other. And light sensor's ...
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Can I know who is changing Android's media volume?

Recently my phone's media volume will be changed to a fixed value in period automatically. I guess there's a bad app running in background or by alarm doing this, but I have no idea which one is the ...
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After update from Android 5 to 6 new permission model does not affect application

I had an application installed on HTC M8 Android 5.1, e.g. app was able to read Contacts. Device was updated to Android 6.0. I want to check how new permission model works so in app's settings I ...
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HTC One M8 - Do Not Disturb still plays sounds in Videos and Music. Any total sounds off option?

Do Not Disturb>On Message displayed: This turns off all sounds and vibrations, including from alarms, music, video and games. If I turn on this mode, go to Youtube (or any website with a ...
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Double tap to awake screen stopped working after updating HTC Lock Screen

I have an HTC One E9 that's running Android 5.0.2. The double tap to awake lock screen feature stopped working after I updated the HTC Lock Screen (version 7.10). I calibrated the G-Sensor but still ...
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Fastboot Flash Recovery HTC Pico Bad file descriptor

My device is HTC Explorer (Pico) Desktop is Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit My device is rooted already. I am trying to flash TWRP Recovery My device is detected alright $ fastboot devices SH1BRVN****** ...
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The vibrate mode on my phone will not work

My phone will not vibrate on vibrate mode. It will not vibrate on the sound mode (which is what I have it set on). When i get a text or notification it has to be on full volume to make a sound or ...
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How to adjust brightness alternatively?

What if system brightness control does not work ? How to adjust brightness of android phone alternatively ? I am on HTC One X. I just noticed my phone's system brightness control is not working as I ...
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Phone number listed about this phone

I found a phone that still has the sim card in it but it has been reset to factory settings. Is there any way to find the phone number associated with that phone (I am sure the owner has a new phone ...
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Cannot unlock bootloader of my OnePlus 2 with oem unlock

I want to flash my OnePlus 2, as it's stuck on the boot logo. For this, I first need to unlock the bootloader, but I can't: the adb command tells me I have to check "oem unlock" in the phone settings. ...
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HTC Contacts Backup .VEF file

I have backup-ed my contacts. I got .vef file. How to use the .vef file in samsung mobile. I cant open the .vef file. Is it possible to convert .vef to .vcf ?. Or any other methods available to ...
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How can I wipe an encrypted device?

My HTC One (M8) is a little soft-bricked being that the drive is encrypted. I can't factory reset in CWM recovery because it says formatting /sd-ext E: Unknown volume for path /sd-ext Formatting /...