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Auto turn off switch for android phone according to battery status

Looking for any switch with Bluetooth connectivity with mobile and auto turn off power to mobile charger according to battery barfing status. Would be great help for charging overnight. If it comes ...
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Nexus 5 IMEI number gone after updating

My IMEI number has disappeared on my Nexus 5 and now can not call or text . Status of the phone says: Network: Unknown Mobile network type Unknown Service State: Out of service Mobile network ...
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Stuck on Boot Animation

Recently I installed MIUI v5 rom on my smartphone. When I rebooted my smartphone it got stuck on the MI Boot Animation Logo. What is the problem? Please Help me.
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Any way to get root without a custom recovery? (Unlocked bootloader)

I have a phone with an unlocked bootloader (Motorola Moto Maxx XT1225) but there's no custom recovery available for it yet. Is there any way to get root/flash super su without a custom recovery? Or ...
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Cannot Root HTC EVO 3D, Will Not Install zip

I've been trying for days to root my HTC EVO 3D. I successfully unlocked it and flashed a custom recovery (4EXT 1.0.0.5 R7). However, when I try to flash SuperUser 3.1.3 I get the Aborted error. I've ...
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GSM International Galaxy HELP

I have a GSM Unlocked Galaxy MEGA, but it's all in Chinese letters. I factory reset the phone but it still had the chinese apps and everything. It is also missing some device apps like the Play Store. ...
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HOw do I work with 'saved for offline reading ' files in android 4.2.2?

I have a Samsung tab 3 8.0 with android 4.2.2, rooted. I wan to work with (not just view) the files I saved for offline viewing. I read they are supposed to be in: android, data, com/android/browser, ...
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How can I root my Singtech i50 (Android 4.4.2)?

How can I root this device? Model: Singtech Infinity i50 Build: i50-A25E-V1.0.1-20140923-103613 OS: Android 4.4.2 (KitKat)
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Linux Deploy on Android 5.0 (Nexus 5): “Configuration file not found!”

I used Linux Deploy on Kitkat before and it worked. Now that I updated my Nexus 5 to Lollipop (Chainfire-rooted the device), I installed Linux Deploy again, but whenever I would like to create the ...
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Unable to get in Recovery Mode in AllWinner A23 tablet

I have a AllWinner A23 tablet with dual-core arm cortex-a7 1.5ghz + arm mali 400mp2 gpu. The tablet has only 3 buttons (1 power button and 2 volume buttons). I have tried by all sort of means to get ...
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Samsung Galaxy SCH-I545 won't update?

Here is the full story: I bought my galaxy around 2 months ago (September 2014), and i rooted it using towelroot Then what i did was i tried getting clockwork mod, so i can use the cyanogen rom... ...
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SuperSU lost binary code after updating my OnePlus One… How do I fix this?

I have a OnePlus One... Rooted myself using TWRP... A week ago my phone asked me to update and after that, whenever I try to open SuperSU, it says "There is no SU binary installed, and SuperSU cannot ...
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Is it normal that my tablet is slower after having upgraded?

I have a Samgung Galaxy Tab 10.1. I don't remember the version of Android it had when I got it, but in any case I rooted it and upgraded it to Kitkat 4.4.2. However, the performance has been ...
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My emulated sdcard(storage/sdcard0) disapeared

I have a problem, an app made my sdcard0 (emulated) disappeared and when i go to /root, I see a path sdcard that is linked to storage/sdcard0. I think the app tried to fix my emulated sdcard but it ...
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how to get xperia m by default notification tone

I've galaxy grand neo. I like a notification tone of xperia m. So how I will get the tone? Already I've tried so much to download the notification from web but I didn't get.
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I bought a rooted LG g2 phone on ebay should I be worried?

As the title says. I bought a new lg g2 from eBay. After playing around with it for about 2 weeks I noticed that it is rooted and has a Chinese superuser app installed. I heard a while ago that some ...
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i am trying to use Linux Deploy on my rooted Galaxy Note II with stock Android 4.4.2 rom. But when I press install: [on hold]

Updating configuration file ... done begin install Checking mount points ... done Checking installation path ... done Making new disk image (512 MB) ... fail ...
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(ROOT apps, tweaks, roms, scripts, hacks) cydia like app for android?

i was wondering if there was an app for android that is like cydia. i want an app that has a huge collection of tweaks, hacks, roms, scrips, apps, themes; just like how cydia (for ios) has. im not ...
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Hide Lenovo Yoga 10 Tablet (Android) system bar

I purchased yoga 10 tablet few days ago for a special purpose/apps. For that apps i need to run that in full screen. But i can't hide the system bar. By system bar i means bottom bar on the screen ...
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How to root from adb?

I have a tablet called General Mobile E-Tab 4. I bricked it. It stays on load animation. I can reach recovery but there are 3 options: reboot device wipe data/factory reset wipe cache partition I ...
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How does changing the mixer_paths.xml increase volume?

I've been trying to boost the maximum volume obtainable through the audio jack of my phone (Nexus 5). I'm not a big fan of installing equaliser or volume boosting apps, so I thought I'd go about this ...
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How to give root permission for app even after unrooted? [duplicate]

I'm using 4.4.2 so ES explorer can't write to SD card. I intend to give the app root permission permernently (like system apps) and then unroot the device. Is it possible to do so?
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Update rooted Htc m8

I have rooted my htc one m8, but a week ago an update of the software to KitKat 4.4.4 showed up. Now I downloaded the update but when I clicked install it took me to the rooted room and I didn't know ...
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How to re lock bootloader on samsung galaxy s5?

I have Unlocked Rooted Samsung Galaxy S5 recently it has been giving me a lot of issues and I want to send it to Samsung for repair meant. I understand that once you root your device you loose the ...
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My Device has Randomly encrypted itself???Restore data?

After flashing Ubuntu touch my whole device encrypted itself i don't know the pass code I cant wipe nor restore a backup nor backup what can i do to save all my data. How can i restore this and my ...
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Any Fast Charge Kernel for Nexus 7 grouper? Franco Kernel?

I have the latest Franco kernel on my N7 2012 WiFi, normally it should be able to fast charge but I cant? Anyone have a solution or another kernel supporting fast charge for my device? This wont ...
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Deleted important apps after rooting [duplicate]

I have accidentally removed some important applications after rooting my gts5360 (Ex text input,SNS accounts). Can you help me to recover my device applications or to recover it to original state? I ...
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Can I root karbonn titanium S1 plus with the kingo root app?

I just want to make sure that I can root my karbonn titanium s1 plus with the kingo root app cuz I dont want A bricked phone. Please help. And also, I have asked a question on how to fastboot karbonn ...
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Already S-Off, need root on HTC One M8 Verizon

I'm relatively new to Android and I'm just trying to get root on my HTC One M8 Verizon device. I've successfully used the SunShine utility to S-Off, but I'm just really confused about what to do next ...
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How can I control my Azpen Android Tablet with a broken screen without root or usb debugging?

I've had this Azpen A700 tablet for a while, but at some point it got the touchscreen broken. I can still see an image but the touchscreen is completely unresponsive. I'd like to still get some use ...
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Problem with rooting my HTC Wildfire with Mobogenie

I tried to root my HTC Wildfire using Mobogenie but the phone shuts down when it is 50% and reboots with a notification that it just recovered...
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Installing system apps on Android 4.4

I've installed apps on the system partition on Android 4.1 and it's as easy as moving an APK to the /system/app/ folder and restart the device. The PackageManager (I assume) will recognize a change in ...
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Ringtones incompatible with custom rom. How to improve compatibility?

I have been using Samsung Galaxy s4 stock firmware up until now. Yesterday I switched to AOKP 4.4.4 (18/10/2014 build) and I've noticed that none of my old ringtones work (12 unrelated ringtones). I ...
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Need one-line adb shell su push & pull to access /data from Windows batch file

I've been struggling for two days. Hope for help here. I wrote a Windows batch file that replaces Amazon lockscreen ads with user images on rooted kindle fire hd 7", 2013 (kfsowi). Just learned I ...
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Serious problem after Rooting Micromax A210

I am really in a serious problem, recently i rooted my Micromax canvas 4 A210 and installed an App called font installer for root devices, i had a TTF font and i installed it from the app and the app ...
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How do I root Android Lollipop?

How can I best root the new Android Lollipop developer preview? Chainfire's original SuperSU binaries don't seem to work: There is no SU binary installed, and SuperSU cannot install it. This is a ...
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How can I add the user of an application to the group of another application?

I'd like to add the user of one application to the group of another so that I can read the other applications private content without doing a su every time. I can't find the adduser or the useradd ...
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Nexus 5 charging problem

My Nexus 5 recently has a charging problem.. If I wiggle the charger a little it sometimes give the notification that the charger is not connected and if I release the charger it says its charging, I ...
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Control Mobile via pc using USB (No URL Control)

I want to control the mobile via pc using usb cable, I found out lot many solution like Droid@Screen & AndroidScreenMonitor etc., but this is an one way communication am not able to control from ...
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OTA update removed root and broke Google apps

I recently had a wireless update on my phone, and now my phone is no longer rooted. SuperSu cannot install its binary, and Google Play Store or any other Google app doesn't work. I can't get into any ...
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Allow specified apps write access to external sd card in kitkat?

Is it possible - and if so what options are there - to allow only some apps access to all files on the external SD card in KitKat on a rooted device? I see the value in proper permissions on the SD, ...
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Unable to set pattern lock on S4 KitKat 4.4

There is an identical question on stack already, but I've already tried the accepted answer: 4.4 Update (Sprint Galaxy S3) disabled pattern lock, can i reenable? I had a rooted 4.3 Galaxy S4. I put ...
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Confusion between system/xbin/which and system/xbin in android

Hi I am trying for root check of android device I am using following code to check whether the device is rooted or not but bit confused, public static enum SHELL_CMD { check_su_binary(new String[] { ...
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How to do root an android device? [duplicate]

How to root a xperia mini device? is it safe? Am i need a program or an app? is there an open source or private application for this procedure?
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How to root emulator [duplicate]

I want to root an emulator so that I can have proper way to implement it on the real device. Is there any way to root emulator?
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Why is taking root access check so long (> 10 min.)?

After failure of Link2SD with which I moved all possible applications to SD card (don't have an exact list) (apps disappeared, see Restore disappeared apps on SD linked with Link2SD? for details), I'm ...
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Video and game lags after rooting S3

I recently rooted my phone, and am now using Paranoid and I love it. However, whenever I play videos and games it lags really noticeably. This never happened before I rooted my phone. I'm using ...
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How to make symlinks work inside /storage/emulated in 4.4.4

I created a symlink from /storage/sdcard1/somefolder to /data/media/0/somefolder but apps treat the symlink as a file and not a folder (and crash because they are hardcoded to look for files inside a ...
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How do I root my Dell Venue 3830 tablet?

I went here: http://opensource.dell.com/releases/Venue_8_3830_CloverTrail_plus/developer-edition/ and did all this successfully: ...
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HOW TO REMOVE INBUILT CALL RECORDER [duplicate]

I have I ball andi 3.5 kke winner, andriod 4.2.2. I want to remove inbuilt call recorder permanently. There is a logo "REC" on calling screen, showing recording time. I have rooted my phone and tried ...