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How long can I reasonably expect security updates to be supported?

In light of the recent "stagefright" MMS vulnerability, I understand that while Google may release fixes to security vulnerabilities, it requires co-operation from the handset manufacturer to deliver ...
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Can I upgrade my AT&T - Samsung Focus Windows Phone 7 to Android OS? [duplicate]

Can Samsung Focus Windows Phone 7 change into 8 or Android If its possible, explain how to do it.
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How to get rid of Emotion UI which is drastically slowing down my Huawei Y330-U11?

I have Huawei Y330-U11 which performs sluggishly due to Emotion UI installed by Huawei (I concluded it to be the reason because other phones having similar specifications but native Android UI works ...
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How to downgrade an app if it has been updated via Play Store?

I have an app installed on my phone, which I've installed from the Google Play Store. If I update the app and don't like the upgraded version, is there a way to undo the update and downgrade back to ...
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will my apps get deleted if I update my twblet

Will my application get deleted if I updated my tablet.if yes can I prevent it by moving them on my SD card?
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Verifying Wallet Information

I had my first Google play account for a little under a year and I made a few purchases and and long story short, those purchases got refunded so now my account won't let me buy anything without ...
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Wi-Fi network won't let me sign in, internet won't work

I have a Galaxy s5 Active and I downloaded the newest software update (KNOX 2.3?) two days ago. Since then, I am unable to sign into any Wi-Fi networks that require a username and password (e.g. ...
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How to upgrade Samsung galaxy A5 to lollipop without using Kies?

I'm on Manjaro Linux can't use Kies, I tried it in virtualbox, didn't work as expected. I live in Lebanon, so no A&T version or anything like that, I need standard firmware. I have galaxy A5, ...
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Amazon Kindle OS version changing update lower than current version fails to work on Kindle 7th gen

I own a Kindle 7th gen, as those who have seen "Can I watch security footage on any type of Amazon Kindle?" know, and as many people do, i want to root the device so i can install custom screensavers ...
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McAfee Free Antivirus won't update from Play Store returning error -505

I am putting McAfee in System/app directory to prevent standard users from uninstalling it. Once I try to update the package from Play Store, the download progress reaches 100% and when it tries to ...
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Ridiculous error on all google play store Using CM 10.1.3

I have a crazy problem. Whenever I update anything I get this error update for (insert Google app here) could not be downloaded due to an error (error while retrieving information from the server. ...
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Nexus 5 updated to 5.0.1 using OTA but is now stuck at boot animation for more than 10 minutes

Yesterday I've bought my first Nexus phone. I've tried updating it to Android 5.0.1 through standard procedure (download -> update from Settings), but now it is booting (boot animation is playing) ...
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Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 not getting 5.0.2 update

I am working on provisioning several (3) Samsung Galaxy Tab 4's Model SM-T530, and one of them is not getting the latest system updates. It is stuck at Android 4.4.2, Kernel version 3.4.0-3235464. I ...
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what is error 905 [duplicate]

i made the steps u said but when i went to setting i didnt find manage application i only found auto update apps , add icon to home screen , clear local search history ,app updates avalible apps were ...
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Install update in recoverymode delte phone?

I installed CyanogenMod 11 about a half a year ago on my phone (Sony Xperia Z aka. yuga) and now I want to update to CM12 manually. I know how to do that but my question is: does the Recoverymode ...
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Android continues rebooting and 'optimizing'

My S5 was running Fusion ROM 5.0. I downloaded 5.1 and installed using ROM manager. After the installation, Android continues rebooting and saying "Optimizing app 1 of 8. Facebook...", then ...
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Rooted Galaxy S6 Edge, can I update?

I just rooted my Galaxy S6 Edge using the PingPong root I believe it is called. Just to make sure, it is the root where you take the APK and put it on your phone and click one button and it roots it. ...
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How to change my phone's firmware nationality?

For some unknown reason the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini (GT-I9195) I bought in Switzerland is actually a Polish version, i.e. that's the default locale which I cannot uninstall and that's why only today I ...
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How to upgrade my Android from Linux?

Using Asus Zenfone 5, which I want to upgrade to Android Lollipop. The instructions say that I have to copy the OTA files to my SD card from my PC, but unfortunately I use Linux (ubuntu and mint). I ...
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IM-A890S software update [on hold]

Pantech Vega Secret note IM-A890s finishing the software update. My phone stuck in Teamwin Recovery.after looking in the internet for a week to solve this problem and i download also the drivers ...
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How to update rooted Nexus 4 to Android 5.1.1 without wiping everything?

I used Nexus Root Toolkit before, and it had a "no wipe mode" option but now it's gone. So is there a way to upgrade Android 5.1 to 5.1.1 without wiping data and factory resetting everything?
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Motorola Moto G 2014 (lollipop 5.0.2): `pm set-install-location 2' does not work

I have rooted my Motorola Moto G 2014 (lollipop 5.0.2), using TWRP to load SuperSU. I wanted to have all applications that could store some of their data on an external SD to do so automatically, ...
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KitKat upgrade for HTC Desire 616 [duplicate]

I can't upgrade my HTC Desire 616 to KitKat 4.4.4 but my phone is absolutely capable of running this update! How can I update it?
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Samsung s 6 stuck at checking for updates after reseting phone

My Samsung s 6 is stuck at checking for updates after reseting phone. How do i fix it??? When it reset, it was stuck at the checking for updates screen. I tried rebooting it and reseting it once but ...
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Troubleshoot upgrade of paid app

I'm experiencing a strange problem trying to upgrade a paid app (OsmAnd+, now installed 1.9.5) on my phone (Samsung GT-8752). The download stops reproducibly at 28.75/39 MB, then an installation is ...
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How to update Samsung Galaxy Trend Plus phone apps via USB cable connection?

I cant seem to be able to connect to the software update server for some reason by using my basic 3G connection (which works by the way). The error message goes as follows: "Failed to update ...
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Android versiin for moto g first generation [duplicate]

Iam using moto g first generation. I have android 4.4.4 but till date I didn't get the latest version update .
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If Android is Linux based and open source, why are updates and upgrades so difficult and restrictive? [duplicate]

I run Ubuntu on my laptop and desktop. Regardless of the make and model of my computers, I can download Ubuntu from their website and install it with easy instructions designed for laymen to follow. ...
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Can I update my European, T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Alpha to Android Lollipop 5.0.2?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Alpha from T-Mobile, so the model is SM-G850T. At the time of writing, according to YouMobile.org T-Mobile have yet to announce anything (see below), but other networks are ...
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network problem after update in lollypop of Micromax unite 2

I updated my unite 2 4gb from service Center in Lollypop. After then its problem create no network some time . Then its fixe when I on flight mode and off it or restarting phone. But after some time ...
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I can't update my Samsung SII to the latest firmware

As soon as I connect my Galaxy S2 with my computer it detects and Kies tell me that I have an updated version available. So I press update it downloads, prepare everything, then my phone goes to ...
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Acer B1-A71 tab writes “Installation aborted” when updating OS from SD card [duplicate]

I am trying to fix a bootloop on my Acer B1-A71 tab but when I try to update the OS from SD card it writes Installation aborted. Can anyone help me to fix it? I have downloaded ...
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is there a way to update android version without flashing a custom rom [duplicate]

i am having LAVA IRIS 349 running android 2.3.6 and iwant to update android to higher version is there any way to update android without flashing custom rom. i also rooted my device.
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Samsung OTA Update is published but the update is not yet available on my phone

I have a Samsung phone and would like to update it because there already is an update. However when I try to update my phone it says I already have the latest update. How can I update my phone?
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How do I upgrade the Android LG G2 D802 to Kitkat OS?

I bought LG G2 phone just a few days and I wanted to upgrade it to possibly Android 4.4 Kitkat from Android 4.2 Jellybean (I think which is the software update is trying to do as well as shown in ...
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Stop Android from “reminding” me about updates? [duplicate]

With the new Android update now avalible, Android has been notifying me each day about updating to the latest version. Each time I press "remind" me later and the notification goes away temporarily. ...
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I want a custom/upgrade rom for my china mobile Icubex-interpark i 900 [duplicate]

I recently bought a china mobile phone icube interpark i900 . I has 2 gb ram 1ghz quad core processor . android 4.2.2 . Mali 400 gpu . spreadtrum-sc8825 . I want a custom or uprade rom for this. the ...
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Trying to update Nexus 5 to 5.1.1 and using Nandroid backup

I'm trying to update my Nexus 5 to 5.1.1, but when I restore my Nandroid backup I lose the update. What should I do?
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Updating Samsung note 2 to android 4.4

My galaxy note 2 works on version 4.3, Some time ago it started pinging me continuously about upgrading to 4.4. I wasn't ready to do the upgrade then, so I managed to stop getting the notification ...
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When will my device get Android “M”?

Android "M" was officially announced on at the Google I/O conference on May 28, 2015. This version is currently in developer preview and the official "code name" has not been announced, nor the ...
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Upgraded my device from KitKat to Lollipop, is there a way to get the airplane mode back to the power options?

I recently upgraded my phone's OS from KitKat to Lollipop, and noticed that when I press the power button for an extended time to open the power options, there is no longer a quick button to put the ...
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A red line started to appear in Moto G2's screen after new Lollipop update

After updating to a newer version of Lollipop in my Moto G2, a red line on screen started to appear. How can I get rid of it?
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Internal storage fills up

I had a sony xperia C with a 16GB memory card... My internal storage kept filling up which made it unable to update or download any apps. The only apps i had was whatsapp and instagram. Sent my phone ...
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How can I upgrade the OS of my Samsung Galaxy Exhibit from Android 4.1 to 4.4 or higher? [duplicate]

How can I upgrade the OS of my Samsung Galaxy Exhibit (SGH-T599N) from Android 4.1 to 4.4 or higher? I am trying to install Live on YouTube – by Xperia on my smartphone so that I can live stream ...
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Chrome infinite loop trying to update - Galaxy Tab S

what's up? So I recently bought a brand new Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4". Bought it online, waited a few days, got my new tablet through mail! \o/ YEY! Nice, as a regular-heavy-user, the first thing I ...
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My friend's phone updated to Lollipop but mine won't [duplicate]

My friend and I have the same phone, the Samsung Galaxy S5 and we use the same service provider. The problem is that my friend's phone (once again, identical circumstances) has updated to Lollipop ...
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Is it possible to install lollipop on note 4/ not on carrier [duplicate]

I bought a Note 4 from a tech store in my country but since it's not from a carrier its still 6 months later running 4.4.4 what it came with. How can update it manually if possible
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Update from ADB option under recovery menu

How does one typically use the "Update from ADB" option in the Recovery menu? Do I have to connect the phone via a usb cable to my laptop & provide the necessary update files? Where on the ...
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Android 5.1 DROID Maxx update? [duplicate]

When will the droid maxx XT1080 receive the android update?
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Rooted phone, deleted Google apps, what upgrade options do I have?

Just wanted to know what options I have for updating/upgrading my Android OS, now that I have rooted it and deleted all the Google apps from the device? It's about time it had an upgrade, but now ...