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Sony Live With The Walkman : Phone is restarting continuously

I have a problem with my Sony Live With The WalkMan phone, it has Android 4.0 (ICS) and was working well before last week, the problem started a week before when I tried turning on my phone's ...
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How can I tunnell all traffic through a SOCKS proxy on a non-rooted device?

I own a non-rooted 6.0.1 Android device. I'm looking for a way to tunnell all my system traffic through a SOCKS proxy. I own a dedicated server and would like to route my traffic to it when I'm ...
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Rooting and warranty [on hold]

Has anybody been lucky enough to have non tech savvy Idiots working at their carrier store I had a bricked phone from Rooting and they actually Replaced it under warranty
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2answers
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Read Whatsapp Backup from Google Drive

How can we read Whatsapp messenger files from google drive backup? Does anyone know? I can see the Whatsapp Messenger In Google drive. Please help me...
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2answers
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Issue with Lollipop upgrade on Micromax Yureka: calling interface

I could not record the call while I'm talking. To record, I need to go to many options before recording the call. It was good in kitkat and to record the call with one button click. And the interface ...
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1answer
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download stops when screen off

Hi I'm having this problem with my Samsung galaxy s4 When ever I download something from the Internet and turn off the screen the download fails as soon as I turn it back on. I have tried other ...
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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, ...
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Can anyone recomend a free trusworthy secure browser for android? [on hold]

So I trust the AOSP browser but it's not the greatest security wise, It only updates vulnerabilities with the system update which manufacturers don't always do . Chrome is updating regularly but I ...
3
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Samsung S4 won't charge from socket

I am looking for help before sending my phone to maintenance service. All of sudden my phone stopped charging from a socket. The phone is charging (bolt showing, charging screen showing etc) but ...
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1answer
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How can I diagnose if my LG G2 screen is defective?

Until until yesterday, my LG G2 smartphone worked beautifully. All of a sudden, for no apparent reason (no drops or indication of damage), this occurred. Click for full size image Clear horizontal ...
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What exactly is in AOSP?

With recent news about Google shifting more and more of the Android experience out of core Android and into Google Play Services, I got curious. If I were to download Android's source code from the ...
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How to troubleshoot SELinux issues?

On standard GNU/Linux computers, SELinux comes with a set of tools allowing the administrator to troubleshoot permission issues. Such tools allow to: Temporarily switch a single domain in ...
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2answers
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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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how to avoid clash of clans fake update and go straightly in th game?

When I was start the game and after a few seconds the LOADING page or a content is came on my screen and after a seconds the popup message is come on my screen like this:- !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!update is ...
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1answer
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Android locked MicroSD card (all files read-only)

I own a Wiko Rainbow with Android 4.2.2. Out of the blue my MicroSD card got locked and I can neither create nor delete any files on my phone (such as photos). At first, I did not even understand why, ...
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1answer
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How to access bricked phone /system folder? Fix corrupted file

I have a SK504, brazilian phone. Well, i was trying to change my boot animation, but downloaded and installed a corrupted one. So, when i rebooted, the phone shows ANDROID like always, but after, a ...
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1answer
17 views

Removing Youtube app search history

I've got a problem with the Youtube app's search history. It contains only two entries and none of the searches done before or after are shown. The app doesn't save the new entries. I tried removing ...
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1answer
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network problem after update in lollypop of Micromax unite 2

I updated my unite 2 4gb from service Center in Lollypop. After then its problem create no network some time . Then its fixe when I on flight mode and off it or restarting phone. But after some time ...
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0answers
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andriod device manager has locked my phone and i cant remember password

i have a s4 active phone that has been locked by android device manager and I cant remember password. any help offered so I can have my phone is appreciated.
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2answers
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Text Bubble and Background S6 Marshmallow Update

Ever since the update, my text background is white and the bubbles are yellow and blue only. I have no settings area like before where I can adjust it. I can change the background but that's it. I can'...
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0answers
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whatsapp shows me offline when I am online

whasapp shows me offline when I am online and the other person cannot see me typing and my msgs get delivered, also when I receive the msgs the other person does not get the blue tick. This is really ...
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1answer
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Does Android support the EXT (filesystem) for removable storage cards?

As the subject indicates, does Android support any of the Extended File Systems ("ext", "ext2", "ext3" and "ext4") for removable storage cards (such as Micro SDXC storage cards)? Android is a Linux-...
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0answers
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What is special for these apps?

I observed, that data folders of some applications on my android device (not rooted, without sd-card) are stored to /storage/emulated/0/Android/data but all another to /data/. So I can watch data ...
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0answers
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Can I sync Exchange Calendar as push while email as manual for the same account?

Basically, I want to sync my email as manual during peak hours (hours when I am in office and can see emails on my computers constantly as it is annoying to have an alert for the same email on my ...
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1answer
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HTC First - Not getting any Notifications for Phone, text or Voicemail. Only can see when Clicking on it

One thing I liked about my old phone was if I got a missed call, text or Voicemail, it would putt a number, or in a more older phone I owned, an Alert symbol, notification informing me that I have ...
4
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1answer
405 views

What versions of Youtube for Android support fast-forward and rewind?

What version(s) of Youtube for Android definitively support fast-forward and rewind? I'm referring to the forwards and backwards buttons in landscape mode that permit you to jump ~10 seconds. I lost ...
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1answer
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Unable to see all folders on Moto G using FTP

I have set up an FTP server on my Moto G, and I'm trying to copy (music) files from my laptop (running Ubuntu 12.04) using FileZilla. I understand that user data appears in the /data folder, but ...
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0answers
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Samsung Galaxy J3 Rooting headaches

What's good tonight? Okay I'm having trouble rooting my J3. I suspect the problem is KNOX, but I'm new to android and everything. I have dev options enabled. When I go to usb debugging it is greyed ...
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1answer
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How to ssh into an unrooted Android device using sshdroid from a Linux computer

I can't seem to ssh into my Android device. I have not rooted the device and I don't really want to. I tried connecting to it via the terminal using the following command: ssh root@ip-address:port-...
0
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1answer
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My Samsung Galaxy S6 is bricked

I recently bricked my Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-S906l while trying to flash TWRP recovery. Apparently, it was an unsupported recovery and I need to reflash the original recover with Odin, but it says it ...
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1answer
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Is it possible to change the answer swipe direction on Android 4.3, Motorola Moto G, or Samsung Galaxy S4?

I have a problem. My personal phone is a Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 4.2.2. I just got a new company phone which is a Motorola Moto G Android 4.3. The problem is that if I swipe left when answering a ...
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1answer
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How to enable double-click

Is it possible to do double-click on Android like you do on a regular computer? Some websites require double-click to operate, and I was hoping I could do the same on Android and get a computer double-...
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2answers
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How do I root my Android device?

This is a common question by those who have want to root their phones. How exactly do I root my Android device?
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Titanium Backup integrate update into system ROM fails

I'm attempting to slipstream my system app updates onto the system ROM using Titanium Backup. Unfortunately, when I do this either the app is 'uninstalled' (has a strikeout through it in TB) is ...
3
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1answer
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Deleted hosts file (can't connect to internet)

i have a rooted device (Lenovo A3000-h) , and i had this issue of having my hosts file filled every now and then with additional lines (that sometimes blocked me from logging into my google play ...
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3answers
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Accidentally Deleted Voice-to-Text app for Samsung Galaxy SIII

I was running out of memory on my phone, and so went through all my apps and deleted those I didn't use to create more room....apparently, by doing so, I deleted the app that lets me voice-to-text on ...
3
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3answers
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How to install bundles of additional terminal commands for rooted devices?

I rooted a HTC Wildfire S device recently and flashed an Android 4.1.2 AOKP Jelly Bean Custom ROM. One benefit is that I can use the terminal now. I'm a little used to using terminal emulators on ...
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Huawei P8 Lite Wifi Problem

Huawei P8 lite ALE-L21. Since yesterday Wi-Fi did stop working. To be more precise, I see my wi-fi network but I can not connect to it. I receive a "saved, secured" messaged and if I insist I get "...
4
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3answers
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How to make full backup of encrypted Lollipop Nexus 5 device?

This guide describes how to make full backup of whole memory block. My N5 is encrypted with Android 5.0. As far as I understand new mechanism, it envolves dependency on some external data taken from ...
2
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4answers
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How to remove GMail contacts from Messaging app on Samsung Galaxy S Advance?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S Advance and when I try to send a SMS message to someone I have to search through all my GMail contacts that for some reason appear on the app along with my phone contacts. I ...
0
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0answers
14 views

SMS messages from some contacts received in popup messageboxes and not stored on the phone

I have a very old phone which runs Android Gingerbread. When my father sends me an SMS my phone shows it in a messagebox in the middle of the screen. If I press OK the message is gone for good and is ...
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App to backup logins [on hold]

I need a app that backs up logins and passwords of other apps like facebook, shopping apps, emails, etc I don't need it to backup other configs Does anyone know any ?
3
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1answer
4k views

Install official Europe ICS ROM on Optimus 2x outside Europe

Now that ICS is available to users in Europe for LG Optimus 2x (p990): I have a p990 but it was purchased in India. Can I download the ROM for Europe and flash the same on my phone? Will it work? ...
6
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1answer
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How do I install CyanogenMod on the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 Wi-Fi?

I put off buying a tablet or smartphone, because they seem like a kind of toy (not bad per se) and a way for big companies to use you. Even a laptop is not always practical though, and modern tablets ...
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0answers
14 views

how to find which carrier is my phone locked to

I have a samsung S2 (GT-I9100), I was using it in my country (Tunisia) for years, then i went to belgium, and bought a sim from there, and it also was working well. When i went to back to tunisia, I ...
0
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2answers
21 views

How to change the default action for when phone is plugged in to a computer?

When I plugged in my phone to my computer for the first time it gave me a list of options to choose for what to do when it is plugged in. I tapped one of the choices and then mistakenly tapped "Always"...
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0answers
9 views

LG G3 stock messaging app floating notification stuck

I've been using my LG G3 with Android 6.0 for at leat a year and so far it worked okay. When I get a new text message, a floating reminder appears and in a few seconds it fades away (unless I click ...
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0answers
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VEGA LTE A is malfunctioning and cannot open

My phone VEGA LTE is malfunctioning and can't open. First it was restarting every 5 seconds, then later on can't control it so I let it do that so the battery will then be drained. Later on I checked ...
3
votes
1answer
228 views

System sounds but no other sounds when use headphones

I plugged in my headphones this morning, which were working fine yesterday, and went to try and watch a video only for there to be no sound. But all notifications and click events seem to be ...
0
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0answers
756 views

HTC One M8 - Locked after Adroid 6 update

So I received a marshmallow update which buggered up the phone. After boot, it kept on saying android.process.acore has stopped with Google+ and a infinite loop asking me to report the error. I don't ...

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