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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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How to self update a System app? [closed]

I've built a system app running on a rooted/customized version of AOSP android. Sometimes, I need to download new version of my app from my personal website and replace it on Android system with the ...
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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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update problem of moto g 2nd generation

after update the Lollipop moto g 2nd gen can't work properly because some problems are having in my mobile like set SD card storage and sim 2 can't be enable properly
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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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Stopping Update Notification for Lollipop on Galaxy S5 [closed]

This is not so much a question, but the answer. But because I just joined, it won't let me answer this question. I kind of found a work around for this problem, as I do not want to upgrade to ...
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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 ...
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lollipop update bugs

I have a moto g which I updated to lollipop (5.0.2) 2 days ago. Overall I like the new features but now I can't use a digital clock widget because it won't fit on the home screen unless it's ...
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Why is Android so fragmented? [duplicate]

Why can't Android users update their devices as easily as they can with their Windows and Linux desktop computers? Why every time Google releases a new version of Android, OEMs have to intervene to ...
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why will the fota update package not load?

Every time I turn on my tablet the qfota app starts to try to downloaded an update package. It never gets past 0%. Any ideas?
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Google Hangouts not updating

I have a Samsung Galaxy S2 with PAC ROM 20.0 or Android Version 4.2.2. I can't update my phone, because both Clockworkmod and Samsung don't support it. I'm trying to update Google Talk to Google ...
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Nexus 4 won't update

So I had updated to Lollipop some time ago, but due to some app incompatibilities I rolled back to Kitkat; Now that it seems all the issues with said apps have been solved, I decided to update again, ...
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how can I debug a failed restore from a full adb backup of non-rooted phone?

How can I check / see why a full backup did not work for restoring with adb? The long story: # Hello there, I need some info on how or if it is possible to make use of my full adb restore file or ...
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Why won't my phone update to Lolli, and can I force it to? [duplicate]

I was totally looking forward for the update but nothing happened, even when I went to look for updates. Weird. It's a Moto X 2nd generation, with Verizon as my provider and hasn't been rooted. I have ...
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KitKat update not available on Korean Galaxy Note II [duplicate]

My Samsung Galaxy Note II is of Android 4.1.1.1 Jelly Bean of Korea . I tried to do system updates but it shows that "Your system is already updated". How can I update my mobile? I tried to surf on ...
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Samsung galaxy S3 GT-I9300 4.3 Jelly Bean to 5.0-lollipop

I would like to know if it is possible to update my Samsung Galaxy S3, which is in 4.3 Jelly Bean, to 5.0-lollipop. And in this case, I would like to know : If it is a good idea ; Will my phone ...
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How do I flash to a newer Android version when TWRP has trashed recovery image and boot?

Hi to all Android Enthusiasts! I have done something stupid :D Some website claimed that Cyanogenmod would not work unless twrp was installed. (ChristianTroy) I had already rooted my device ...
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Flashing N9005 (N9005XXUBMI5)

Firstly the reason why I've opened this thread is because previously over a year ago I wrongly flashed a s2 and I became a little scared of flashing phones. I got a samsung note 3 whose current os is ...
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My OS update keeps failing, why?

If I go to System Updates in the Settings menu it will start downloading the latest software update. However it invariably fails, and when it does it just says it was unable to download the update but ...
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What is bootloader?

So I have Samsung Galaxy SII Plus(Gt-I9105P) It has Stock android 4.1.2.(rooted). I wanted to flash Cynogen Mode 11 M12 To do that, they say that i need to flash boot loader 4.2.2. link What is it? I ...
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Nexus 4 rooted, stuck at CM10 for various reasons - HELP!

I've been using a Nexus 4 for almost 2 years now. I rooted it to get LTE connection. Downgraded radio and all... it was beyond my level of expertise but I managed to get LTE and CM10, along with a ...
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Cant Update My Android

i have problem while updating my android from 4.2 to 4.3, the problem happens during the updating when i boot in recovery mode and update zip from sdcard i choose the update package and take about 5 ...
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Couldn't Download Android update 5.0.2 Nexus 7 2013 LTE

I have a Nexus 7 2013 LTE edition that has just received its Lollipop 5.0.2 OTA update notification. When I try to select the update it fails immediately with the message "Couldn't Download". Also i ...
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How to perform system upgrade using 3G instead of WiFi?

I use my android device as my home internet service - for the most part it works ok with occasional dropouts which was a known issue with my phone (Moto G 2nd gen 4.4.4) so was pleased to find out ...
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How do i Update my encrypted phone (CyanogenMod 12)?

I want to encrypt my phone (Xperia M). It has CyanogenMod 12 with cyanogenmod recovery. Wanted to know if I could update it the normal way, flashing through recovery, or some other way.
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Android software update

I am with Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini Android 4.2.2 JB which has to be upgradable up to 4.4.3 KK. However the software actualization keep fails due to a lack of free memory in the phone and SD card. It ...
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how to root my lava iris fule 50

How to root my lava iris fule 50 android 4.4.2 mobile ??? please help me out with screen shoots on how and figure out the exact screen shots on upgrade it to 5.0
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System app was not signed correctly

My phone shipped with an outdated version of TouchPal. When I try to update the app through the Play Store, I get this error: Package file was not signed correctly. Uninstall the previous copy of ...
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What can I do to stop the Lollipop update prompts if I don't want to update my KitKat?

I have some bad experience with my 1st gen Nexus 7, after updating to Lollipop. It made everything so slow, as to be completely useless as a device. I had to factory reset it. My Moto G is less than ...