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117 views

Back and home button not working

My back and home button not working on my Motorola moto g2.. I haven't updated my phone to lollipop still it's not working. What is causing this problem? Please help
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2answers
3k views

Nexus 6 screen goes black during call (w/ Lollipop 5.1)

After updating to Lollipop 5.1, any phone calls made turns the screen off. I cannot get the phone to bring up the screen to end the call, dial another person, or interact with the screen in any way.
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0answers
27 views

Galaxy Note 4 Apps on Galaxy S5

i am using a Samsung Galaxy S5 and saw the features of the Note 4 (Stock apps like Action Memo) and wanted to know if there is a way to use these apps/widgets (without root) on my phone, too?
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0answers
64 views

Android group chat and mms not working?

Everytime I receive an MMS and click on the download button it says the image is too big and the messaging app does not allow group chats. How can set my OnePlus one Lollipop Cyonegenmod to allow MMS ...
0
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0answers
123 views

Why doesnt my google accounts sync to google play?

Recently my google play has stopped working and when I go to my google accounts it says sync error for google play music and tv ( i only use google play) how can i fix this... By the way I have rooted ...
1
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0answers
13 views

Why don't I get notifications for sub-folders using Gmail app? Notifications is checked [duplicate]

For some reason, I don't get email notifications in folders outside of the default 'Inbox' folder. When I check my settings for the account, 'Email notifications' is checked. When I go to "Folder ...
3
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5answers
20k views

White blocks in place of the numbers on the lock screen

My phone (Samsung Galaxy S4) updated recently to Android 5.0.1 and now I have a problem with my lock screen. Instead of the usual number pad with letters I have lots of white blocks in place of the ...
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3answers
2k views

Why does video screen get brighter and how to prevent it?

This happens on Nexus 7 2013 (Google stock 5.0.2) and also happens on Galaxy Note 12.2 tablet (Samsung stock 4.4.2). I am in a dark room. I have set the system brightness to the minimum (let us call ...
0
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1answer
888 views

Openvpn on Android: Doesn't appear to be routing through tunnel

I just noticed that my Android (running CM11) is not correctly routing my traffic to my openvpn server. I noticed when I was looking at the current connections on my OpenWRT router that I could see ...
0
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2answers
1k views

Samsung Galaxy S3 Battery dies extremely fast

My SGS3 had an extremely nice and pretty long battery life until a week ago I used a music download app to download some music. After this I get common notifications like this. And it's scary cause ...
0
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1answer
371 views

custom keymapping for games?

I'm using an ipega Bluetooth controller with my HTC desire 510. For most things it works great but I am running into some issues with Ravensword 2. Ravensword finds my controller and connects fine, ...
3
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1answer
632 views

Lollipop : Mobile data toggle from lock screen

Mobile data can be switched on and off from lock screen in android 5.0 lollipop. I casually leave my phone on desk for short time while I am nearby, somebody (suppose a kid) can toggle mobile data ...
0
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0answers
114 views

Does the new Outlook app actually run Outlook on a phone, or does it just sync data between Outlook on a computer & the native Android calendar?

I use outlook on my laptop for my contacts and my calendar. I understand there is a new outlook app for Android. If I download the app is it an actual outlook program that is running on my phone with ...
0
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0answers
70 views

LG L5 4.1.2 reboot after SIM card PIN

My phone reboots after i insert the SIM PIN. This does not happen if i turn on the phone without the card. I've tried running in safemode and hard reset, still doesn't work. I've rooted the phone ...
0
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1answer
504 views

How to make apps update automatically when the screen is off in play store?

My problem is that my device is not updating apps when I hit the auto-update button, it does only update all apps if the screen is on all the time! how do I make them update when the screen is off ? ...
0
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0answers
23 views

How is an error number displayed in the play store and how correct the error is how can I determine it?

I recently tried to update my application from the play store for which it simply gave an error code. I Google it and it points me to another page of so where the exact reason is not mentioned for ...
0
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0answers
16 views

Restore phone contacts from Google

I stored my contact numbers with google as my phone needed to be factory reset. I'm trying to restore them but can't get it to work.
2
votes
1answer
4k views

Need help fixing system problems after downloading Lollipop 5.0 upgrade for Note 3 today

My device is a Galaxy Note 3. I was prompted to download a new system upgrade late last night (Lollipop 5.0). I clicked proceed and went to bed. I woke to find two recurring system errors, first being ...
0
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1answer
1k views

no more puncuation shortcuts in lollipop google keyboard?

In KitKat, there used to be some punctuation shortcuts in google's keyboard. For example, you'd press and hold a key (usually in the lower rows, like 'v'), and you could add a question mark, ...
0
votes
1answer
319 views

NullPointerException, getPhone error when trying SKD-21, Messages displaying on Samsung Galaxy s4 after update to Lollipop 5.0.1

Yesterday I updated my Samsung Galaxy s4 to Lollipop 5.0.1. It is important to note that my phone is not moded in any way nor has it been rooted. It is the standard user version phone. After the ...
0
votes
0answers
120 views

WiFi network issue in Moto G

I want to connect to a WiFi network using my Moto G first generation. If I go to Settings and select WiFi, my mobile will stop responding and after 5 or 10 sec I will get a dialogue box that says ...
0
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0answers
873 views

Disable Auto MMS Conversion on Lollipop Galaxy Note 3

I am having some problems regarding auto conversion of long SMS to MMS. Here in our country, we don't usually use MMS. I just want my stock messaging app to stop converting my long SMS to an MMS. Is ...
0
votes
3answers
284 views

How to find out which file system is used by my device?

How do I find out which file system is used by my device's /system, /data and other partitions?
0
votes
1answer
147 views

how do you fix your android keyboard when it flickers on and off when typing?

I'm not sure can someone help me please?
1
vote
0answers
247 views

Do applications run in user profiles that are not active / run in background profiles?

I configured 3 user profiles with each their own google account on my device (Nexus 5 with Android 5.1). When I switch the user profiles, do the applications keep running in the user profiles that ...
1
vote
0answers
70 views

WiFi stop working after few days

I have problem with WiFi on Android 4.4.2. (phone ZTE Geek 2) After few days of working WiFi stopped work and WiFi connetion has an error: “Saved, secured with WPA /WPA2” Router reset, change ...
0
votes
0answers
229 views

Increasing notification text length limit

Is there a way to increase notification text length limit? I'm using Android 5.0.2 and I would like to read the whole message on the lock screen through the new heads up notification feature. I tried ...
0
votes
0answers
278 views

Why does my provider suddenly apears on the notification bar of the lockscreen of my S4 after the Android 5.0 update?

After i installed the adroid 5.0 update i suddenly am confronted with a lockscreen that doesnt show me icons of received messages (sms or whatsapp) or calls. Instead it shows me my providers name. ...
0
votes
1answer
508 views

Increase Multi-touch points

I have an Infocus M2 running Android 4.4. It supports only two finger multi-touch, which causes problems with some games. Is there any way to increase the number of touch points it can recognize?
0
votes
0answers
426 views

Samsung galaxy grand 2 duos SM-G7102 Screen problem?

I have installed CyanogenMod 12 (CM) Lollipop everything works perfect but I have a problem with the screen. When the screen locks, the phone will not wake up and I have to reboot the phone.
0
votes
0answers
123 views

How to batch delete files in several folders on Nexus 9

On a Nexus 9, using bookshelf with fbreader, I have copied lots of folders from Calibre on a PC to Books folder. Each folder contains a metadata.opf file which the bookshelf for some reason considers ...
0
votes
1answer
10k views

How to Update Telegram on Android?

I have installed Telegram 2.6.1 on my Android Device. I need to update it to the last version (Currently 2.7.0). How do I update Telegram to last version?
2
votes
1answer
523 views

Turn on flashlight when volume button is held

I have Nexus 4 on Android 5.0 Lollipop, and I'm using Tasker. Is there any way to get the Flashlight to turn on when screen is off and the volume up or down button is held for 2-3 seconds? Then turn ...
4
votes
3answers
15k views

Cyanogenmod custom recovery can't backup, restore or apply an update!

I just installed Cyanogenmod. It's my understanding Cyanogenmod is a ROM so I was bit suprised when my TWRP custom recovery was replaced by Cyanogenmod's own recovery. Why is this? Cyanogenmod's ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

How can I know the exact number of downloads for an app on Google Play Store? [duplicate]

I need to know the exact number of downloads (count, not range) for my app hosted on Google Play Store, is it possible?
0
votes
0answers
99 views

Why is my new screen upside down and mirrored?

I broke and replaced the screen on my Nexus 5. Once I booted the phone up, the new screen is upsidedown and mirrored, also touch doesn't work at all. I can see how the touchpart is caused by a ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Unfortunately settings is stopped

i got my micromax a069 bolt(rooted). it works on android 4.4.2 kitkat. today i tried to access settings>about phone. When i tried to access it, it shows an error message "Unfortunately settings has ...
0
votes
0answers
161 views

How do I change the colors on Samsung Galaxy S3 calendar?

I use the Samsung calendar which came with my T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-T999), running Android 4.3. I've tried looking for FAQs or instructions on how to change the default calendar color but ...
0
votes
0answers
73 views

Why is it not possible to download any apps when using Opera Max?

When I am using Opera Max, I can browse Google Play Store, but I cannot download any apps from there. When Opera Max VPN is stopped then I can download apps from Google Play Store. What is the ...
-2
votes
1answer
339 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
81 views

After Full Disk Encryption, are all subsequent new files automatically encrypted?

I am not talking about the new Lollipop which encrypts everything by default. The older versions, such as Androd 4.2.1/4.2.2 etc. Suppose you went to settings -> security -> encryption, and chose full ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

External devices interfering with GPS

I recently bought a FM transmitter to broadcast my music to my car's speakers. However, I discovered that while the transmitter was plugged into my phone I couldn't get a GPS signal. I imagine that ...
0
votes
1answer
215 views

How to fix play store signing in issue?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini (model:GT-I819ON). All of a sudden the Play Store has stopped working and whenever I try to sign-in into it, a message is displayed saying that it couldn't sign-in ...
0
votes
1answer
464 views

What does the LOST.DIR folder contain? [duplicate]

Whats the use of LOST.DIR folder actually? why does is automatically appear after every reboot?
1
vote
1answer
313 views

Android doesn't connect to proxy server

In the past I could connect to a proxy by entering the proxy's settings in the APN settings or Wireless settings. However, now android seems to ignore my set proxy - after hitting Save it disconnects ...
-1
votes
2answers
742 views

Can't play currently recorded mp4 videos on my android phone

I have a gopro camera which records MP4 videos. My android phone was always capable of playing these files; but recently I have recorded two videos and my phone just says I do not support this type of ...
0
votes
0answers
451 views

How to fake a location (GPS) on Android phone without downloading any spoof location apps

I really need some pointers. I've enabled "allowed mock locations" option on my android phone but I can't download apps to fake my location. I'm being monitored on what app I use or download. ...
0
votes
0answers
123 views

HTC One M7-rooting problem

I have been rooting HTC M7 as with provided info on this forum, and have stuck in the step not entering recovery mode. Did unlocked the phone, downloaded CWM latest version via ADB & fastboot. ...
3
votes
1answer
112k views

Change color scheme on Samsung Galaxy S4 running Lollipop 5.0.1

I updated to Lollipop 5.0.1 on my Samsung Galaxy S4 this morning. Now my color scheme in apps such as the texting/messaging app is Orange, Blue, Green, and Yellow. All together. It even changes the ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

Request desktop site on stock Android Chrome by default for certain websites [duplicate]

For certain websites on my Nexus 5 running stock Android 5.1, I would like to always display the desktop version instead of the mobile version. My current workflow is as follows to navigate to a ...

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