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zenfone 5 power button functioning as power and volume up simultaneously

Power button and volume up keys(not volume down key) turns on the screen when it is locked, but once the screen is on they both work as volume up key Holding the power key for long switches off the ...
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1answer
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How can i access a bricked android tablet system folder from pc?

I have a chinese allwinner a13 tablet. The firmware it had was really slow and couldn't use Google Apps so I decided to install a custom rom for it. I tried several roms, but only some were close to ...
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2answers
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Installing default font from “Font Installer” app only changes partially. How to apply it globally?

I rooted my LG G2 D802 and changed font using Font Installer ★ Root ★. Then I changed my mind and changed the font with the one which came already in the phone. But the font hasn't changed in the ...
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0
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1answer
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how to view a list of spam numbers in galaxy s3?

Ok, I knew how to make a number become spam number in Samsung galaxy s3. That is simple, just tap on that number and click "Add to spam numbers". But, how to view a list of spam numbers in galaxy s3? ...
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0answers
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Square button doesn't respond

Today the square button on the Samsung Galaxy S6, the one used to close all apps running in the background, stopped responding. It was working perfectly fine one minute but stopped the nextime and now ...
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1answer
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External usb bluetooth do not work in android 4.0.4 kernel 3.0.8+

I have insert a external USB Bluetooth dongle to a Tablet via the USB port and try to turn on the Bluetooth in the Android but fail. So, how do one know if the USB Bluetooth dongle can be supported ...
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1answer
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Enable lock screen widgets, 4.4.2 Kitkat on Samsung Mega 6.3 LTE

When I try to enable lock screen widgets in my Samsung Mega 6.3 LTE with Kitkat 4.4.2 from Settings > Security it has no "Enable widgets" which was the solution in How do you add widgets to the ...
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2answers
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How to watch videos with Hebrew subtitles?

I've bought an adapter for watching movies and tv shows from my smartphone (galaxy s3) to the big screen tv. For some reason, all of the video player apps I've tried so far have problems with ...
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1answer
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Mote E 2nd Gen keypad not opening

My Moto E 2nd Gen (Lollipop) mobile keypad is not opening when I try to type a message or try to chat or search contacts. Google Voice opens "Tap to speak", which is not working either. "Language ...
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1answer
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How to troubleshoot “okay google everywhere” missing from voice settings?

This is what I see: (Click image to enlarge) And this is what I would like to see: I am using Motorola Moto G 3rd generation (2015), 1 GB RAM, 8 GB storage; XT1541 I have already tried a few ...
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0answers
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The proximity sensor option does not exist?

It's been about one year that I have a Sony Xperia z3. It's been a little while that I am facing the problem of screen turning off right, when I click the call button, not when I take it close to my ...
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2answers
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Quick way to switch between pasword-protected screen and no protection?

When I have my android phone with me, I don't want it to be password or pin protected. When I don't have my android phone with me, I want it to be password or pin protected. Switching between the ...
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0answers
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Leaving the dictation mode with a voice command

Is there any way to leave the dictation mode with a voice command, without having to tap anywhere in Android 4 or above? I use the built in speech recognition program.
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1answer
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Google Play SERVICES now force closing?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Pocket. Google Play Services has always worked for years on my phone. But a few weeks ago l noticed my phone was 'force close vibrating' constantly! After looking and watching ...
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4answers
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How to dismiss an anoying “Queued” notification in android 4.4?

Since this morning there is a new notification in my notification bar. The title is "Queue" and there is a progress bar under it that never stops moving. The only information that I see is this text ...
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2answers
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Samsung Galaxy S1 Constant Reboot Cycle

I left my Samsung Galaxy S1 charging overnight plugged into my computer (as I usually do) and when I came to use it in the morning, it was turned off (to my surprise). When I turned it on, it goes ...
2
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2answers
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How to securely root g2 phone (AT&T LGE LG-D800)?

I've been looking to root my phone, only all methods require installing binaries from little-known (by me) sites with no Web of Trust rating. I feel hesitant to do that. Here are some rooting links ...
0
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0answers
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My notifications Bar

Don't mind the wallpaper, that's for me because I'm proving in these area and it will help break my procrastination. The real issue is my notification bar. Can anyone help me? I tried Googling ...
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2answers
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How to set Google dialer as the default dialer in Sony Xperia Z3+?

I hope you are well. I have recently switched from a Google Nexus 5 to a Sony Xperia Z3+. However, I'm slightly annoyed at all of the default apps that Sony bundle with it. I have already replaced the ...
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1answer
336 views

Contacts in Marshmallow (Samsung Galaxy S6)

In 5.1.1, there was a list that was called "frequently contacted" in favorites. After upgrading to 6.0.1 that list is gone and doesn't appear again. Does anybody know anything about this?
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0answers
268 views

Parental lock: use parental lock app on my profile, or use restricted profile, or use full account with parental lock app?

I want to use a single tablet for myself and the kids: 1 adult, a 6-year-old, and a 3-year-old. But whichever path I choose, I seem to run into problems. This is the only really related topic I found ...
4
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3answers
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Can I add a shortcut to a locally stored file?

I'd like to add a shortcut on Android 4.2.1 to a local pptx file. Is that possible ?
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1answer
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Disable booting into Safe Mode on damaged S3

I have a rooted i9300 (Samsung S3) that is damaged, and only boots into safe mode. You can read about some people with the same problem HERE and HERE. Took the device to Samsung Tech Center, they ...
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0answers
9 views

Can my old contacts see my new number on whatsapp? [on hold]

If I change my number on whatsapp will my old contacts in whatsapp get my new number?
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7answers
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Missing voice input button on the standard keyboard - Lollipop

Posting and answering this to help others experiencing the same issue as me. This was also asked here. If only one keyboard is enabled, i.e. Google Keyboard - English (US), the keyboard shown ...
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0answers
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adb devices -l not showing USB qualifiers?

I've read in several places that calling adb devices -l will return the both the serial numbers and USB qualifiers for the attached devices. However, when I issue the command I only get the ...
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2answers
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Android lollipop Nexus5 mobile network exclamation mark

I am using nexus5 and I have never had problems using mobile data network. Some days ago I updated to 5.0.1 and problems started occuring, exclamation mark on mobile network icon, internet stopped ...
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0answers
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Can't view certain PDF documents on galaxy s7 Marshmallow 6.0.1

There are certain pdf files I cannot view on my phone no matter what pdf viewer I use. I'll get an error message saying that it's an invalid document (the message varies slightly from application to ...
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0answers
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Unsuccessful Encryption

I began encrypting my Xperia Z3 and as soon as the process started, the phone turned off and I was greeted with the following screen: The phone was rooted beforehand and I still have access to a ...
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0answers
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How to build a simple geolocation app [on hold]

Im want to build a simple Tracker the app will be installed on 20 phone and I would like to see them in real time on a map on a browser, anyone have a ready made code for this?
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0answers
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How can I root my Orange Hi 4g (ZTE Blade Apex 2)?

I search a lot can I can't find any useful method to root the ZTE Blade Apex 2. Someone says that the bootloader is unlocked. Is that true? If it's true, can I install CyanogenMod using the ...
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4answers
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Is OTG support on a phone is a Hardware dependent feature

I will be buying a Xolo Q800 -X-Edition Phone that has a MediaTEK MT6589 chipset. Searching on all forum sites, i found that this phone does not support OTG. So i want to ask that does OTG ...
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0answers
9 views

Youtube/Netflix randomlly pauses and displays pause icon after rooting/deleting apps

I fear I may have damaged my samsumg galaxy s4 android 5.0 phone by rooting and deleting some unwanted bloatware. Now when I am watching youtube/netflix at random intervals (2-10 minutes) it will ...
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2answers
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Set the calendar display to the correct timezone on Samsung Galaxy Nexus

How do I set the calendar display to the correct timezone on my Samsung Galaxy Nexus phone? For instance, editing of a calendar entry shows 14:00 [Montreal time], but the event display time in the ...
0
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2answers
52 views

How do multiple accounts on Play Store work?

I have 2 accounts on the device: abc@gmail.com - Main Account xyz@gmail.com With account abc@gmail.com selected on the Play Store, I've downloaded app XPTO and bought some stuff via In App ...
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1answer
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Equalizers are not working

I have been using Equalizer+ and a while back it stopped working. I was told that it might be interference with other apps, so I deleted/disabled all other music apps (except default music player) ...
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1answer
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Flash Galaxy S3 with Broken Screen and Debug Mode Not On

I have a completely broken screen/lcd/digitizer on my Samsung Galaxy S3. Debug mode was not on. The phone works as it will still vibrate when turned on and the LED / Menu / Back buttons light up ...
2
votes
1answer
13 views

Cannot add owner info to Lock screen - HTC One M9

In my other Android devices, I've always been able to set an "If found" message on the Owner Information shown on the lock screen. Settings -> Security -> Owner info But for the HTC One M9, ...
3
votes
4answers
4k views

Alarm silent, even when not in silent mode

The alarm on my Samsung Note 3 makes no sound. Things that I've tried to resolve the issue: Ensure that the phone is not in silent mode. Ensure that bluetooth is not enabled, so the sound does not ...
4
votes
1answer
5k views

Recover my SuperVault files

I had several files saved and encrypted on my Android phone using SuperVault. I no longer have an Android phone but I do have my SuperVault folder with all the files. Unfortunately I can't access ...
2
votes
9answers
9k views

In Samsung Galaxy S3 mini TalkBack is always speaking when switching home screens

From one day to the next, TalkBack started to tell me on which home screen I am. It is always using the Google voice, even if I set it to Samsung TTS. Texts: Page 2 of 5. (German pronunciation) Der ...
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2answers
559 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

How do I separate contacts from work and personal Google accounts?

I have two Google accounts, one for work and a personal one for my Android phone. I have both accounts synced to my phone because I often have work to do on the road. I recently noticed while logged ...
0
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1answer
3k views

No USB storage mode for Asus MeMo Pad 7 to do Android development

I intend to develop with an Asus MeMo Pad 7, but I can't set it to detect as a normal USB storage device. In the Storage menu I have 4 options: MTP - to transfer images PTP - to transfer images ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

OpenVPN TAP Support

The official Android API for OpenVPN has been supporting OpenVPN TUN for years now. However, there is no vanilla support for TAP. Since the backbone of Android is Linux, is there a way to add driver ...
0
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1answer
130 views

Snapchat without Google play services? +other problems

I have a rooted Samsung Galaxy Note 3. There's no Google Play services on it, and so no apps that require Google can work, and Snapchat is one of them. I tried downloading the Google Play services ...
0
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0answers
16 views

Nexus 5X stays awake after charging

Nexus 5X running 6.0.1 shows awake after disconnecting charger cable. Reboot helps but later the awake state persists if I connect charger back.
3
votes
1answer
4k views

Problem with ADB on my Nexus 4 (unauthorized phone)

When running adb devices in cmd, it says that my phone is unauthorized. It appears that it has something to do with the RSA fingerprint prompt. I don't remember ever getting such a prompt. Yes, I am ...
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0answers
17 views

How to Update my Micromax canvas Elanza 2 A121 [on hold]

I want to update my os in my device Micromax Canvas Elanza 2 A121, For this I'm trying to find custom OS like,Lollipop,Kitkat for this specific device but not getting any actual ROM,some dummy site ...

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