9
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6answers
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Is it safe to uninstall Google Play Services App?

I am using Andriod 2.3.6 Gingerbread for the last 3 years. For the last 2 months the "Google Play Services" app is taking too much memory, Now I want to uninstall it. Is it safe to do so? Does it ...
0
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0answers
88 views

Every app in GAPPS works fine except Google Play Store and Google Play Services. How to fix them?

I've done the factory reset, yet I see the popups "Unfortunately Google Play Services has stopped". I've tried reinstalling the GAPPS but a weird situation came up. I can sign in but the pop up ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Safestrap app won't run after installing recovery — “Unfortunately, Safestrap has stopped”

I can install Safestrap 3.72 (Safestrap-JFLTE-3.72-kk-B01.apk) and then install and use the custom recovery without a hitch. However, once the custom recovery has been installed and the phone is ...
-1
votes
0answers
16 views

Change background of two buttons from one onClick? [on hold]

I am making a quiz app so I will have 4 buttons and when the user clicks the wrong option that one's background will change to red and the right one's will change to green. I have tried numerous ways ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

not able to close background open apps in 4.4.2 kikat

Not able to close background open apps in 4.4.2 kitkat using device lenovo S850 previous it was working Normal ,but by pressing left key on handset more then 3 sec.it should show background open apps ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

GPAY-how to eliminate this app

Have noticed over the past few days, random pop up ads on my phone. Upon closing the pop up, I get "Gpay has stopped working" and the app closes. I didn't install this, and have removed a recent app ...
-1
votes
0answers
21 views

Paying for using android app through website (outside playmarket) [on hold]

I developing a free android app to download from play market. It works with a PC program & does not function without it. Can I use paypal payment on a website/exe file to get paid and not get ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

Find hidden folders/files/partition

I connect my samsung galaxy ace 2 into my Windows pc, and there are 2 directories shown. My SD card, and the internal storage, named Phone. Both of these seem to be empty. the SD card directory, named ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

Why doesn't my Galaxy S2 see my keyboard/mouse?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S2 and Android 4.0.3. It recognises all the mass storage devices but doesn't seem to see a mouse and keyboard. The mouse was for sure working with Android 2.3 but now it is ...
1
vote
2answers
301 views

Sharing photos between two accounts

My wife and I use Google Photos to share pictures between our devices. We like it because it has Auto Backup and automatically syncs pictures between our two phones. To make this work, though, she ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Big, red-colored “Demo” text on the center of the tablet screen

The word "Demo" is visible in the center of the screen in a big red font at all times. It is there even when you play games or go to Play Store. The tablet is not a floor model nor in demo mode. ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Samsung Galaxy S3 will not turn on. Can this be fixed or can I retrieve photos?

My Samsung Galaxy SIII is doing the following: I cannot get the phone to turn on, the side power button does not do anything. When I remove the battery, and put it back in place, the phone vibrates ...
2
votes
1answer
32 views

Samsung I9300 - Network unlock fails

I recently flashed a custom ROM on my Samsung I9300. Everything is working fine, except I have to enter a 'SIM network unlock PIN'. I assume, that this is not the usual 4-digit PIN code. If I enter ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Retrieve contacts from copied directory

I have a backup of my galaxy s3 phone by copied directory. Now I want to recover contacts from that directory. Is there any way to get those contacts from copied directory?
0
votes
0answers
9 views

There is an icon (just like truecaller icon) with a red dot appearing on my notification bar in Lenovo k3 note

I am using newly launched Lenovo K3 Note. From the last two days, when I started using clean master(not sure whether only clean master), there is an icon ( like true caller icon) with a red dot ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Accessibility not allowing apps to turn on

I have a brand new Note 4 and when I attempt to have Accessibility allow apps like Pushbullet or Omni Swipe or Clean Master to turn on, it will not allow. This is a new phone and on a previous phone ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

How to install Regional fonts in Sony Xperia Dual M

How can I install punjabi fonts in my andriod phone? I have a Sony Xperia Dual M.
2
votes
2answers
105 views

Is it possible to zoom in on any text in an app in realtime?

I have an app that has tiny tiny writing that I need to read and I can't take a hundred screenshots to zoom in to read each one and the developer has yet to fix it but I was wondering if there was a ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Proper nandroid version for HTC One X

My phone's "numbers" are: cid: ORANGB10 version-main: 4.21.69.4 HDBOOT: 1.73.0000 radio: 5.1204.163R2.31 the phone is unlocked Which Nandroid I could use in the case (to return to the stock rom, ...
0
votes
2answers
25k views

Unable to install Google Play Services to save Clash of Clans village

I play Clash of Clans and I have a village which I do not want to lose. I am attempting to save the village to Google Play Services but I am not able to install Play Services as it says that it is ...
5
votes
4answers
737 views

What can I do with an Nexus One with a broken LCD?

I've managed to acquire a Google Nexus One, that had an unfortunate encounter with a car door. The screen still accepts touch input, but the LCD itself is broken - no display at all. What is ...
1
vote
0answers
14 views

Can I get the delta Cyanogenmod files?

I have a Cyanogenmod nightly build installed, and I want to update it. Unfortunately, I don't have WiFi but only an ethernet connection, so I'll have to install it from a computer. Is there a way to ...
1
vote
1answer
5k views

Swap partitions on android?

I just installed AParted on CyanogenMod 9 (Android 4.0.4,Kernel version 2.6.32.9-FXP) and was trying to partition my SD Card to extend internal memory. Anyway, I found that it can make swap ...
5
votes
6answers
38k views

How do I mount my Samsung galaxy s4 on ubuntu?

I'm running ubuntu 12.04 and have a rooted samsung galaxy s4. The s4 is still 2 software versions back since I need to unroot to update and just havent had the time or energy to do all of the work to ...
0
votes
0answers
446 views

Install Moto E stock ROM

I rooted my Moto E and installed CyanogenMod 11, but I forgot to take backup. So when I try to factory reset it still boots into CyanogenMod. How can I reinstall the stock ROM?
6
votes
3answers
8k views

msm_otg kernel wakelock preventing deep sleep

Ever since upgrading my stock Sprint Galaxy S3 to the official Jelly Bean release, my phone won't go in deep sleep at all, it's constantly at 384MHz. It's because of msm_otg kernel wakelock. Anyone ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Screen goes black after showing Samsung logo in Samsung Galaxy S3

I flashed Cyanogenmod on my Samsung Galaxy S3. I did this process through a program called Odin. Once I reached PASS! on the Odin screen, I disconnected my cell phone from my laptop as directed. I ...
9
votes
2answers
5k views

What does this notification icon that looks like an arrow with a plus sign mean?

I'm running stock Android 4.4 on my Nexus 4, and I keep seeing this weird icon that looks like a gray tag or arrow with a plus sign in it. I don't know any app that does this, and there's never a ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Bluetooth keyboard not detected by Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 [on hold]

I am trying to pair my keyboard to my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1. However, the keyboard doesn't show up in the list of available Bluetooth devices. I tried to search on YouTube on how to fix this but ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

Xposed Framework removed after manual CM update?

I'm currently running the official nightly of cm12.1 on my LG G3 AT&T (model d850) with the Xposed Framework installed. However, every time I manual update Cyanogenmod (as I don't have a ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

Unable to connect Galaxy Note3 N9005 to windows 8

I'm having trouble connecting my N9005 to my pc using Windows8. The problem is it does not recognize the phone's storage and is not able to mount it. I've tried installing Samsung Universal USB ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

How to recover files (MP4) from Motorola Moto X (2nd Gen) after a factory reset? [duplicate]

I recently did a factory reset on my Motorola X - 2nd Generation Phone. The problem is that I had several voice files that are actually important as they are part of a Book Publishing to be published ...
0
votes
1answer
35 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
votes
1answer
30 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 ...
2
votes
3answers
4k views

Can I put a Galaxy Note on Virgin Mobile (US)?

I am thinking about getting the new Galaxy Note phone, but I want to put it on Virgin Mobile (US). Is this possible? If not does anyone know of any phone service like Virgin Mobile I can put the ...
1
vote
1answer
1k 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
votes
0answers
25 views

How to disable or remove the predefined setting for long press Home button in Samsung Galaxy S4?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 running Lollipop 5.0 update. The phone's OS has designated the long Home button function (hold it down) to access the task manager. I want to disable, remove or change ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Only the front camera is working after accidentally uninstalling Google Play Services [on hold]

I accidentally uninstalled Google Play services from my device. Consequently, only the front camera is working now in the camera app. How can this problem be fixed?
0
votes
1answer
7k views

removed as member of a group where I was the admin after reinstalling whatsapp after it crashed!

I was the only admin in the group that I made, now after the app crashed and I reinstalled it - It says "Error you are not a participant in this group" So that means the group exists without any ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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 ...
19
votes
4answers
34k views

Why does my Nexus 5 keep forgetting all wifi passwords after a reboot?

A month ago I got a Nexus 5. It's running Android 4.4.2 (kernel:3.4.0-gadb2201). I noticed after using it for a while that it constantly keeps forgetting all saved wifi passwords after a restart. In ...
0
votes
1answer
80 views

How to root ZTE Zinger (Z667T) running Android 4.4.2?

I've tried looking around, but I can't figure out how to root my ZTE Zinger (Z667T) running Android 4.4.2.
7
votes
1answer
7k views

How do I install a user certificate?

I have my own Root certificate that signs user certificates. I have a site that will only allow you on with a user certificate which is signed by the root ca. I have managed to get this site working ...
0
votes
0answers
448 views

Internal Storage 0B,Data wipe,Cache wipe Failed

I have a THOMSON MID 1002 tablet. I flashed the stock ROM twice successfully a long ago. Now, I've faced the following problem all of a sudden- Whenever I shut it down, it restarts and resets the ...
1
vote
1answer
21 views

Kindle Fire query - snapchat and Google Play

I would like to know how to get my snapchat working. Everytime I go to sign in to my snap chat it says "This app won't run without Google Play services, which are missing from your phone." so therefor ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Duplicate Corporate Sync Account “Null”

My organization just switched to the Droid Razr Maxx, one of the phones is having an issue with adding a corporate sync email account. Whenever we try to add the account it says that it can't add ...
0
votes
3answers
26 views

My samsung galaxy s4 won't turn on

I left my phone charging over a 24 hour period and now it won't turn on. I tried cleaning it out, taking out the battery, and putting it on the charger. I don't have a spare battery to try. Is there a ...
4
votes
9answers
40k views

Apps won't install (silently fail after 100% downloaded)

I have a problem with installing apps from Google Play onto my Samsung Galaxy S Plus phone. It has Android 2.3.6. Yesterday I tried to download some apps. When I clicked 'Install', the app began to ...
1
vote
1answer
181 views

Blocking 'Android System,Battery Warning,com.media tek,Common Data Service…' from connecting to the Internet

I am using NoRoot Firewall to block Internet access to some apps. It recently notified me that this/these app(s) are attempting to access the Internet: "Android System,BatteryWarning,com.media ...
2
votes
2answers
5k views

How to root Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini?

Does anybody know how to root the Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini? Model Number : GT-I8190 Android Version : 4.1.2

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