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Factory reset without resetting settings

On a Sony Xperia, there is a way.to reset the settings, and not data. Is there a way to reset the data, without resetting the settings. I am not accepting any methods needing root. I find it a hassle ...
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0answers
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Motorola Moto G (2nd Gen) mobile hotspot not forwarding packets

I have a Motorola Moto G (2nd Gen/2014) phone. I have set up a mobile hot spot, and when I activate it, my laptop can connect to it. I can ping the gateway, so the wifi connection between phone and ...
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0answers
204 views

How to lock the pull down menu / sound settings

I am using Android 5.1.1 on a Nexus 4. When the screen is locked, I still can change the sound settings (mute, volume) and I can pull down the top screen menu with the settings for WLAN / Bluetooth, ...
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0answers
250 views

Motorola Moto G (2nd Gen) USB tethering issues

I have a Motorola Moto G (2nd Gen/2014) phone. The phone never detects the computer as a USB port available for tethering. I run gentoo linux, and have a stripped down custom kernel, so it's possible ...
0
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0answers
135 views

S3 Neo I9301I OTG

How to get more power for this otg device on S3 Neo GT-I9301I ??? OTG device: https://encrypted-tbn1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQnmr_5Nm0oteP3EPL9raHVzlnC1OiOQtrnexklieN_UiBGz8VX7A
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1answer
647 views

Unrooting Nvidia Shield Tablet

I have rooted my Nvidia Shield Tablet successfully, using this guide. It installs CWM recovery, and I have also installed Link2SD. I am not planning on unrooting it now but if I wanted to then how ...
1
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0answers
136 views

Samsung syncing messages but not contacts on Galaxy S3

I messed up bad and lost all my contacts/messages when I tried to install another OS on my Samsung Galaxy S3. Now I have gotten the operating system back and Samsung Account let me retrieve my ...
0
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1answer
32 views

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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0answers
107 views

how to block popovers on mobile websites in android browsers

Many mobile websites have popover windows that are extremely annoying, more annoying than on a desktop computer. Adblock add-on is not blocking these (in either Chrome mobile browser or Firefox ...
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0answers
186 views

How to remove spywares from factory reset list?

I have a lenovo phone with Android in it. The phone is so infected by auto installed apps for the past few weeks that I've decided to do a factory reset. However, the factory reset happen to reinstall ...
0
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1answer
134 views

Phone automatically hangup when the call is picked up by receiver

I am having problems when I call people. Every time I try to make a call to someone I can hear the ringback tone, but as soon as someone picks up the phone or their voice mail activates my phone will ...
0
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1answer
184 views

Android to listen TCP connection

Is it possible to put Android to accept outbound connections, ie. act as a server waiting for connections? If so, is there any hindrance like an embedded Android firewall? What I have in mind is to ...
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1answer
594 views

I have to delete my deleted call logs permanently

I tried many apps like complete wipe,but I am unable to delete my deleted call logs permanently,whenever I start recovery program they show my deleted call logs can u please suggest how to permanently ...
0
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1answer
20 views

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 ...
0
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1answer
7k views

How can I enable debugging on LG G Stylo smart phone?

I looked through all the options and did not see any thing for developeer settings. I cannot figure out how to turn on the usb debugging for my LG G stylo phone, I imagin it is something pretty ...
1
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1answer
413 views

Incoming calls from unsaved numbers showing UNKNOWN NUMBER in my MOTO G

I recently bought this phone for my dad and its upgraded to lollipop. But whenever any call is coming from an unsaved number, its showing "UNKNOWN NUMBER calling. " The phone happens to be brand new ...
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0answers
71 views

Android Device Manager to track tablet

I lost my tablet a few days ago and on the Android Device Manager page it says it was last online on the day I lost it. But does it mean online with my Google account or online in general?
0
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0answers
129 views

Restore lock screen password

I have set a password for my Android device long ago which I have already forgot. I have downloaded an app that enables me to log in using a password. As I understand it, the app overrides the Android ...
0
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0answers
50 views

Unity app not running on Cyanogen OS 12

I installed the Treasure Hunt app on my phone with the help of the Google Cardboard SDK for Unity. The app shows the splash screen and stops immediately. The phone runs on Cyanogen OS 12. This app ...
0
votes
1answer
787 views

Samsung Galaxy s6 Music Player Track Sort

Okay, I have tried google and here and cannot find the answer to this. When I transferred all of my music from my s4 to the s6, it worked correctly but all of the tracks are in reverse alphabetical ...
0
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0answers
1k views

Lenovo Update failed. Stuck in recovery

Today my Lenovo A6000plus said there is an update to download, and I clicked it. It was a 9MB download. Download went fine, and to update it restarted to recovery. I think there is some error in the ...
0
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2answers
221 views

Main functions failure (USB Storage, WIFI, SIM, Camera) after boot in Samsung Galaxy Mini 2 running Android 2.3.6

PROBLEM So far, I noticed that after I turn it on and it completely loads up, it can't: show notification-bar use camera detect or recognize "internal USB storage" detect or recognize "SD ...
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votes
0answers
529 views

File copied to /system/bin keeps disappearing

After copying Sqlite3 to by /system/bin folder, the file disappears. I can successfully change the folder to rw and modify the file properties on sqlite3. However, as soon as I remount my /system as ...
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1answer
5k views

behaviour Syncing of contacts in telegram app

When I installed telegram, I was astonished to see the contacts which I had deleted long before. I wonder how they are still in my phone or still attched to my google contacts. What happens when we ...
4
votes
2answers
353 views

Where is the “download mode” code stored?

At least Samsung Galaxy series devices support download mode(also known as Odin mode or flash mode) which usually can be accessed by pressing down specific buttons while powering on the phone. Is this ...
1
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1answer
1k views

How to turn off animation in Lenovo A6000 Plus [duplicate]

I am using Lenovo A6000 Plus smartphone. I want to turn off all the animations. But in Developer options there are only few options. The animation option is missing. I searched but I didn't find ...
34
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9answers
39k views

Titanium Backup “insufficient free storage space” error

Because of my external SD card issue, I thought I should factory reset my phone then reinstall the firmware on it. Before I'd do that though, I'd have to back up my apps and their data so that I can ...
2
votes
1answer
267 views

Do people in your circles/contacts see your downloaded apps in their recommendations?

is your app/movie/book history available to people in your circles/contacts by means of recommendations or some other way
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votes
0answers
219 views

Installing apps and app data to the SD card

I would like to install most data for certain apps onto a 32GB SD card. I am planning to root my device with Android 5.0.1, a 16GB Nvidia Shield Tablet. Does anyone know of any good, safe and free ...
0
votes
0answers
460 views

wifi and mobile data disconnects when screen goes off on huawei smartphone even with wifi on ALWAYS ON mode + auto sync + power save mode OFF

My wifi and data connection disconnects when screen goes off on my huawei ascend mate 2. For samsung phones it can be solved with secret codes like ##0011# but for huawei phones the secret codes are ...
0
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0answers
554 views

samsung galaxy s cannot add google account

My HTC was run over by a bus and I am temporarily using my Samsung Galaxy S whilst the phone is being repaired. I discovered yesterday that my google account was syncing. I was able to login into my ...
0
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0answers
42 views

Tapping on screen is flipped horizontally bug? Just installed Xtrestolite on S6 Edge,

Just installed Xtrestolite on S6 Edge, wondering why when I tap left, the android clicks to the right of the screen, and vice versa ever since I first booted up the device. Please help, everything ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

After resetting, phone is crippled

I got an old HTC Wildfire S from someone, without a SIM card, but I won't need one since I'll only be using this for testing purposes. Now the first thing I did was give it a hard reset to get rid of ...
0
votes
1answer
870 views

Would rooting Nvidia Shield Tablet following this guide brick my device?

I recently received an Nvidia Shield Tablet. I bought a 32GB SD card and would like to use it to install apps (or at least some of the data) to take the weight off my internal memory. However the ...
0
votes
2answers
841 views

save facebook images via chrome

I can save images from other sites on chrome browser but cannot do it on facebook. Does it contains any JavaScript which block saving images? How to save them ?
0
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3answers
1k views

Locked phone with Android Device Manager and can't remember the password

I lost my phone and used Android Device Manager to lock it. However, it turns out my boyfriend was last logged into my Gmail, so his phone is the one that was locked and now I can't remember the ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Does restoring a TWRP backup restore everything, including the ROM?

Suppose I were to do the following: Make a backup with TeamWin Recovery (TWRP) Delete everything (not the backup of course) including my ROM and all Flash a new ROM, then after having fun with all ...
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votes
1answer
149 views

Kingo rooted my phone, windows laptop died

Now running Ubuntu 14.04 on my main computer; my windows laptop that i ran kingo root on to root the phone died, my LG G Vista is due for the lollipop upgrade from version 4.4.2 and it will not let me ...
1
vote
0answers
446 views

WiFi does not work properly on my phone only

This problem occured randomly. I have this problem for a week now. My phone does not connect to the router, although it shows it in the list. If I get very close to the router (max. 2-3 meters) it ...
1
vote
0answers
144 views

Google Play Games fails to find “Public Google+ Profile”`

I created a "Public google+ profile" after the first time it asked me, but it just endlessly asks for this every time I try to launch Google Play Games, or any game that relies on it. I deleted cache,...
1
vote
0answers
303 views

System UI Crash on Boot

I was playing with the developer options on my Droid Turbo, and I think I accidentally hit Force RTL Layout, which crashed System UI. I tried rebooting and now it also says "Unfortunately, System UI ...
4
votes
2answers
447 views

Is there a way to make an android phone only run one app and nothing else?

I want to take an old android phone and turn it into a dedicated calculator. In other words, I'd like to make it so I boot up the phone and my calculator app is running, and there is no way to access ...
0
votes
0answers
163 views

Android external uSD mount omap configurations

My issue is that my android OS is not recognizing my uSD slot as a mountable drive. I am working with a custom piece of hardware that is a carrier board for an SOM. The version of android is 4.2.2/...
1
vote
1answer
189 views

Inexplicable lack of internal storage on Asus TF701T tablet

I own an Asus tablet, model TF701T 32GB internal memory. The tablet is rooted and contains the last snapshot build of Cyanogenmod 11 (Android 4.4.4). The tablet works well without any issues except ...
2
votes
2answers
4k views

Why are certain songs on Google Play Music greyed out on my phone but not on PC?

Here's one that's been driving me crazy: The other day, I noticed songs on my phone's "Thumbs Up" playlist, songs that were both bought from Google Play or from elsewhere, were greyed out on my phone. ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

First-time rooter on LG Escape P870

My first time rooting a phone - thought I would follow the instructions on this page since they seem clear and simple. Problem is, the instructions are for rooting an LG Escape P870 on Ice Cream ...
1
vote
0answers
425 views

Why won't my phone connect to a LAN server?

When at home my phone works fine connecting to LAN servers (e.g. a LAN apache webserver running from Debian on my laptop), however when on unencrypted networks it cannot connect. I can access the ...
0
votes
1answer
152 views

What framework/app executes the lockscreen on android 4.2.2 [closed]

Im looking to modifying and perhaps changing the way the lockscreen works. I have heard about keyguard.apk but I cant seem to find that in system/app or anywhere in the device. So I wonder which file ...
1
vote
0answers
939 views

Creating and flashing image to Android device

I have created an image of my Android device (Lenovo A6000) using the command adb shell -c su 'dd if=/dev/block/mmcblk0p23 > data.img' Now I would like to flash this image to the same device, ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

How can I delete cookies for a specific site in chrome in android

I can see 'Settings' -> 'Privacy' -> 'CLEAR BROWSING DATA', but that will clear by browsing info for all sites. I can also see under 'Settings' -> 'Site settings', there is an option to select 'All ...

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