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Samsung Kies version for both old and new android versions?

A friend gave me his older Samsung tablet to upgrade since it kept failing with the OTA update, so like indicated I will try KIES first for updating the device. However I also have 3 newer android ...
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Yakra reset function not showing

Yakra reset function not showing in menu after upgrade to lollipop 5.0.2 and also screen lock function pattern Lock not working.
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Can I download Lollipop for Moto G 1st edition iso OTA?

I have had a number of Lollipop upgrades pushed to my phone but all fail. Maybe because I'm unlocked (with Motorola's grudging blessing) or because I'm rooted? Can I just download the file and ...
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Can't send/receive text messages and calls on Samsung Galaxy S4 since update to Lollipop

My boyfriend has updated his Samsung Galaxy S4 earlier this week to the new Lollipop and ever since the update, he's experiencing issues. His phone is slower, things crash, the battery drains way ...
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My Nexus 4 won't upgrade - I keep getting an error [duplicate]

I have an unrooted Nexus 4 and running Android 5.0. When the 5.0.1 OTA update came out I could download it and start installing it and then get screen that said error with the android robot on it's ...
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Updating Micromax Yureka to CM12

Can anybody explain how to update Micromax Yureka to CM 12? I got the notification regarding update and I clicked the update option. It started downloading 677 MB data. After the download was ...
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I would like my my loop to visibly update my progress bar each cycle of the loop… But I can't yet :-) [on hold]

Using the latest version of android studio, and a galaxy note 2 for testing, I am trying to update a progress bar widget using a loop to do so. I am doing this for no other reason than to learn how to ...
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regarding eureka lolipop upgrade [on hold]

i am also updating this new lolipop version and found screen error while incoming call. as above given suggestion i tried but message shows that " connection problem or invalid MMI code please help ...
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How can I downgrade from Lollipop to KitKat

Not at all happy with Lollipop on my Z3 compact. My battery lasts half a day and I'm not keen on new format How can I downgrade and get back to Kit-kat?
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Kids Mode has disappeared after S4 Lollipop upgrade

After upgrading the OS on my S4, Kids Mode suddenly disappeared today. Other S5 Galaxy users in my home can find Kids Mode in their Widgets but I cannot locate it anywhere. I upgraded 2 days ago and ...
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Apps launch automatically after update in google play store

I am using Samsung galaxy s4 I9505 running on android Kikat 4.4.4. I don't know whether this happens to anyone or not. If there are 5 android apps to update all the apps open automatically after ...
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My HTC One froze on the htc screen when rebooting after installing the lollipop update.

I don't know if the update fully installed. How do I get the phone to restart? It is completely frozen. I don't want to lose my photos and messages that haven't been backed up yet. Biggest concern ...
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how to change upgrade android jellybean [duplicate]

I have just bought spice mi 504 and I want its android jellybean to upgrade to android kitkat. I have tried to root the phone in order to upgrade it but it don' t even root nor it shows any update ...
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can't install/update apps on my android phone

My Galaxy Ace 3 (GT-S7272) keeps restarting after updating the apps and removing the app after restarting. Here's what I did to solve the problem but no hope: I tried clear factory reset and ...
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Internet browser icon changed to Lookout icon

My internet browser icon has changed from a picture of earth to Lookout icon. Has anyone else had this happen? Why?
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I cannot save files from web since last software update. Does anyone know the reason?

So since the last software update I can't save files from web (whether it is a video or a picture) after long pressing on the files. I have no problem with saving files using other methods but there ...
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Z3C New Firmware?

I just got a message from Sony saying new firmware is available for my Z3C (23.1.A.0.726). Anybody else get this? Anyone know what's in the update? The PC companion software doesn't give any details. ...
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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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How can I be notified of updates for apps that I do not have installed? [duplicate]

What is the best way to be notified of an apps' update that is not installed on my phone? Is there a site place such as the Play store, Playboard, Aptoide or elsewhere that I can get an rss feed, ...
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Caller ID is unreliable after the latest update of Kitkat 4.4.2 on Samsung Galaxy Core 2

I updated the device (Settings -> About device -> Software update), and since then sometimes when I get a call, the number and name displayed is not of the caller. When I restart the device the ...
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Sony Xperia Z3 (Compact) Battery life after update to Lollipop

If you already updated your Sony Xperia Z3 (Compact) to Lollipop, what is your experience (and what we can expect) with the battery life in Stamina mode while the phone is idle? Xperia can have ...
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Is it possible to find out when the phone OS was last updated?

A friend's Nexus 4 has had weird issues lately where most of the apps that run stop suddenly (I checked ADB it says DeadObjectException). He's on 5.0.1 so I'm just curious if that has anything to do ...
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Android 5.1 update stuck on “Waiting to download…”

My Nexus 5 prompted me to update my Android to 5.1. When I clicked download, the process is stuck on "Waiting to download..." and there after nothing happened. I waited for almost 10 minutes, and then ...
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Tab 10.1 stuck in recovery mode

I have been experiencing an issue with my Galaxy Tab 10.1 for some time. It will not shut completely off, it just restarts as soon as it goes off. Lately it goes through restart every time an app is ...
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How do I update WhatsApp from Google Play Store?

I want to update my WhatsApp to be able to use the calling feature. I've used a third party app to update WhatsApp till now. How do I update from Play Store, or will it only happen automatically and ...
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OS Features missing after upgrade to Android 5.1

I just updated my Nexus 5 from Android 5.0 LPX13D to 5.1 LMY47I. Some components of the OS now seem to be missing. When I scroll with two fingers from the top of the screen I only get the ...
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update xnph44s to xnph05q

the problem: I am using a OnePlus One. Current CM version - 11.0 XNPH44S. I got the update notification to XNPH05Q and when i click "download update" it downloads the update(i dont know where). And ...
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Can I install android 5 before version of “V20b April 7,2014” [duplicate]

I bought my phone almost a year ago even though I have been getting a message about an upgrade for a long time I haven't installed it. Now I want to upgrade my android . I notices its version V20b ...
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My SGH-i777 running 2.3.4 is saying my firmware is current, but I don't believe it is

I have a Galaxy S2 SGH-I777 through AT&T. It runs on 2.3.4 Gingerbread and when I try to update my phone says that there are no updates available. When I try to update through Kies, it says my ...
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Update APK from command line using ADB?

I have a phone running Cyanogenmod, which is an AOSP derivative. It lacks Google Play. I installed Textra as the messaging app some time ago using adb install com.textra.apk. Textra was recently ...
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Error 927 while updating YouTube

I am suddenly getting Error 927 while updating the YouTube App from Official Google Play Store on my Android device. Android version: 4.2 and Device name: Micromax Canvas 4 I am using 2G Internet ...
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Nexus Software Update Debate

I need you end a debate me and my friend are having. He claims that the Nexus phones only have the capability of one software update in the sense that it'll only update to whatever is next after ...
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How do I Delete the 5.0.1 OTA Update on my Rooted Nexus 4?

A while back I rooted my phone with the stock 5.0 image, and was then pestered by the OTA 5.0.1 update that came shortly after. Research led me to find a way to disable the event listeners that pop ...
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Can the previous version overwrite the currently installed app?

Suppose the new version of APK of any project is currently installed on the Android phone, but I want to install my previous APK on the phone. In that case, what will happen? Will it be updated to the ...
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I need to upgrade Jelly Bean 4.1.1 to 4.2.2 on my china tablet gs702a

Note1: There is never going to be an updated stock rom for this device. So my current stock rom is JB 4.1.1 but it really sucks: Too darn slow even for a quad core tablet !? Furthermore wi-fi is ...
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Update Android on HTC Evo 4G

I have a rooted FreedomPop HTC Evo 4G PC36100 with CyanogenMod 2.6.37.6. My Android version is 2.3.7. Beseband version is 2.15.00.01.15. How can I update Android to the latest version? Is it ...
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Moto G - Recover from failed update to Lollipop 5.0.2 [duplicate]

I have rooted have Motorola Moto G(2013) and installed TWRP recovery,it doesn't allow me to update how do I update to Lollipop 5.0.2 please help me!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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How does a update.zip file update files

I have been searching online on multiple sites and could not find one answer to this question, only found one question online but with no answer How does the android recovery update files from a ...
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System update paused and now can't update to Lollipop

Ok, I own a Moto G and this is my problem. I got the system update pushed, started downloading it and then paused it because it was going to slow. I wanted to download it again manually going to ...
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RPC:S-2:AEC-2 when trying to install Facebook [duplicate]

The phone is a Moto G running Android 4.4.4. The problem happens when trying to install Facebook. I've tried clearing the cache for Google Play Services and Google Play Store. The "Uninstall updates" ...
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how do i add a shortcut to homescreen in #materinova launcher?

I downloaded the latest nova launcher named #materinova.15 , in its previous versions I could add a shortcut by holding a blank space in the home screen and chose shortcuts, but in the latest release ...
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When will my device get the Android 5.1 update (Lollipop)?

Android 5.1 (Lollipop) was officially announced on March 9th, 2015. You can review the high-level changes at the announcement on the official Android blog. Of course, not all devices will get this ...
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Updating OTA after changing /etc/system files

I manually modified /system/etc/mixer_paths.xml in order to boost volume on my Nexus 5 when listening to music with a headset. As a result I am still running version 4.4.2 as whenever I attempt to ...
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upgrading my s4 mini from 4.2.2 to 4.3

Android version 4.2.2 is installed on my samsung s4 mini. I want to upgrade it to 4.3. So i used samsung kies. But it says,'this is the latest version. How can iupgrade it to 4.3. I think i have asked ...
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Icon pointing to app upgraded through Play Store no longer works. What's up with that?

Sometimes when an app is upgraded through the Play Store, the icon for it in the launcher no longer points to the app. Other times, it works fine. What's up with that? Seems totally random for ...
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How to manually flash your android device?

Want to update my android version myself. The phone manufacturer isn't providing any updates. Is there a way to update from Jellybean to kitkat manually? I'm using Micromax A76 Canvas Fun. Currently ...
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Cannot push App to more than 100 Devices from the google play store [closed]

I have more than a 100 devices associated with a single email id. However, when I open the play store to install an app, I see only 100 of those devices, and the rest are not shown in the drop down. ...
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How do I skip an Android system update and stop its notifications?

I get a message Android 5.0.1 System Update Available but no option to skip the update. In frustration, I click "download". It's not better after the download. I still get System update ...
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HTC One [M7] Lollipop update fails

I tried to update my HTC One [m7] unlocked/international to the new Android Lollipop with the OTA update that got pushed yesterday. However, it keeps failing. My HTC is rooted, and is currently ...
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Update for att s5 on tmobile service? [duplicate]

So I got an att galaxy s5 that is being used on tmobile service. Am I out of luck as to getting either the att 4.4.4 update or the tmobile lollipop update? Checked through settings and version is ...