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ADB pull error: remote object '/dev/block/mmcblk0p24' not a file or directory [duplicate]

I'm trying to pull the partition /dev/block/mmcblk0 directly to my Windows PC, following the instructions from: How to pull mmcblk0 to a windows pc? while the phone is in TWRP, using the command: adb ...
0
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1answer
3k views

Hangouts can't connect to server - Android phone

I was using my Hotmail account for a very long time for hangouts and other Google services. Today I create a Gmail account on top of my existing Hotmail Google services. This is supposed to mean that ...
0
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1answer
35 views

How can I unbrick a phone without being able to access recovery?

I have rooted my Zenfone 2 ZE551ML using a method which permanently replaces recovery (I didn't realize it back then). Can I unbrick it using only fastboot? I can't use adb, as I can't open recovery. ...
0
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0answers
18 views

Unable to transfer pictures due to broken display

Recently smashed my Samsung Galaxy S6 so display is broken. The phone still works, but I can't see anything... I'd like to retrieve my pictures and was told I could hook the phone to my TV and use a ...
5
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1answer
1k views

GPRS/Data only starts after reset

I have Karbonn A9, Android 2.3.6. The GPRS/Data does not switch on occasionally, but once I reboot the phone I can start it. After deactivating GPRS/Data I have to reboot the phone get either data or ...
3
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2answers
1k views

I can't install the Facebook app on Android 6 Marshmallow

I have just upgraded my phone (2nd Gen. Moto G) to 6 Marshmallow and now I can't install the Facebook app. With Android 5 I had the app installed on the SD card (along with a bunch of other apps), ...
0
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1answer
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How do I install a custom ROM on sony experia ray ST18i?

I unlocked the bootloader and rooted the device already like this: How to unlock and root a Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray ST18i with 4.1.B.1.13 But How can I install a custom Rom now on the device? I ...
0
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0answers
172 views

Some contact photos not showing in the Contacts app

As the title suggests, some of my contact photos are not showing up in the Contacts app. Those same contact photos are indeed showing up when I use Gmail on my computer. Have these people perhaps not ...
0
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1answer
34 views

Google Photos did not compress a few items, even on high quality mode

As the title suggests, My settings on my Android app is high quality, not original size Most photos are getting compressed, very few photos are left uncompressed Most videos are left uncompressed ...
0
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1answer
31 views

How to bypass fingerprint lock screen with wiping memory?

My fiancee has recently died and he had set his android note 4 to lock with his fingerprint. The family and I want to recover some of his photos and videos. How would I go about doing that without ...
3
votes
1answer
292 views

Change DNS but stay on DHCP

I have a "Minix Neo X8-H Plus" Android TV box, running Android 4.4 (KitKat). I want to change the DNS servers on the WiFi connection, but to do that, I only get that choice if I change to a static IP ...
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0answers
14 views

Gallery opens itself on ZenPad10 while the screen is off

I've got myself an Asus ZenPad 10 (model P023) last year, and I'm more than happy with it but there is one small issue I have with it: sometimes, while the screen is off, the Gallery app launches ...
4
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2answers
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Sending single SMS message to multiple contacts causes MMS

I'm experiencing an annoying (and costly) problem on my HTC Desire X. (Android 4.1.1) Every time I send a single message to multiple contacts at the same time, the message will be sent as MMS rather ...
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1answer
8 views

Motorola g2 flashing issues

I have installed cm 13 on my moto g2 xt1068.I have twrp installed.I want to install gapps but flashing that it gives me binary file issues.is arm or x86 suitable for moto g2 xt1068? Which 1 is okay ...
0
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0answers
22 views

Viber not showing online status

Two of my viber contacts do not show that they are Online even if we are chatting! All my other contacts shows "Online" "Last seen". Would appreciate your feed back. Thanks
0
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0answers
83 views

Having an issue with my contacts on my Blackberry Priv

I just got a Blackberry Priv, coming from a Blackberry Classic, both on AT&T. They imported my contacts from the old phone and they seemed to have moved onto my Google account. But for some reason ...
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votes
1answer
27 views

Cm 13 bug regarding trebuchet

Just got cm 13 for my One plus one. There's a persistent message saying '' trebuchet has stopped '' when I try to go to home screen from an app. Gets sorted on rebooting but restarts in a while. ...
0
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2answers
6k views

Whatsapp sync issue in Google Nexus 5 its not deleting the contact

I have Google Nexus 5. My Whatsapp contacts are not deleting. When I am trying to delete the contact from People (Contact App) it shows the error message "You can't delete contacts from read-only ...
3
votes
1answer
22 views

How to send the “open menu” command to an application

So, I have an application I'm trying to use, and on one phone, the buttons are soft-buttons on-screen, and on the other phone, the buttons are hardware buttons. On the hardware button phone, when I ...
-1
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0answers
20 views

Can i root my device with a locked bootloader? [on hold]

i'm asking about rooting an Android device with a locked bootloader and if this possible please tell me. Thanks
1
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0answers
320 views

Strangely bricked LG L90 after bootloader unlock and installing TWRP

I was going to install CM 12 on my LG L90 (Stock Lollipop) when I hit some strange issue. After unlocking bootloader, and installing TWRP (both tutorials were from xda-developers), which both went ...
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0answers
10 views

Hardware: Recording line level limit [on hold]

Does any one know what the maximum line level should be for a recording? I am trying to record a synthetic signal on my android device, Samsung Galaxy s4, and I do not want to destroy the recording ...
1
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2answers
4k views

How can I root my root LG Optimus 2X running stock ICS?

I upgraded my LG O2X to stock ICS. How can I root the device? Superoneclick is not working for the same.
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1answer
35 views

Lost Android's OS

I bought a Moto G (1st gen). It was upgrading and had around 1% battery and was charging, but simultaneously I unplugged the charger and the mobile turned off and now it's not turning on. It's not ...
2
votes
2answers
6k views

Samsung Galaxy S4 “Prevention Information” USB OTG

I am trying to connect things to my S4 with a USB OTG cable. Standard devices such as mass storage, keyboard and mouse all work fine. My problem seems to be with vendor class devices. I connected an ...
1
vote
2answers
33 views

How does adb shell differ from a terminal emulator?

I have a couple of tasks I want to accomplish on Android 6.0.1 and they need root access when I run them on the device. This target device is not rooted. Can I use adb from a PC to run commands just ...
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votes
1answer
19 views

What application is “using my screen” with some kind of overlay? [duplicate]

I want to turn on accessibility permission to Greenify app. But I'm unable to click "ok". I also have Twilight and since some security built in the system, I have to disable, stop or uninstall the ...
5
votes
2answers
170 views

Bought a new battery, do I need to calibrate it?

My original battery is bloated and is dying quickly after a full charge so I now bought a replacement. Do I need to calibrate this new battery using a calibration app?
1
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1answer
4k views

How can I root my Toshiba AT300?

I'm trying to get root access on a toshiba AT300 android tablet. I found this post from google where this guy has tried to get root access. ...
4
votes
2answers
11k views

How do I uninstall the LINE app (third party app)?

At my sister's suggestion, I installed the LINE app in my Galaxy S3. After a while I decided I didn't like it, so I want to uninstall it. Weirdly, when I open Settings > Application manager, there is ...
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0answers
20 views

Do i still need 8 hours charging for first time charging? [duplicate]

In the past, for new phone I was told to charge it for 8 hours for first time charging. Do I need to still do it on recent generation of Android phone?
0
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0answers
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mac: usb android file transfer suddenly stopped working

File transfer and photo transfer between mac and android did work fine for me. suddenly iphoto didn't download photos. an update was installed but still no transfer. now I have tried with android file ...
1
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2answers
13k views

Factory reset a woo tablet

I tried to reset a woo tablet 7" without success: When pressing [Power button] + [Volume Up] I can see the android icon with the warning icon but nothing happens! pressing [Power button] + [Volume ...
4
votes
0answers
31 views

Is A-GPS information downloaded by the OS or by the individual apps?

I use different apps that work with GPS on my device. One of the apps has a "download A-GPS information" button to quickly find satellites. Does that mean that apps need to trigger the A-GPS download ...
1
vote
3answers
32 views

Oxygen OS apk installation Error : Cannot display pdf

When I try and install apk file by clicking from Files App, I get the error message "Cannot display pdf (.apk is of invalid format.)" The system tries and opens pdf reader app, instead of package ...
3
votes
1answer
83 views

Bluetooth headset and HD voice

I'm trying to achieve better quality for remote communications. Thus, I'm trying to use a high quality headset for Skype calls. The problem is, when connecting a headset to Android phone (both of ...
3
votes
2answers
8k views

WhatsApp messages are not appearing in chronological order

When in a group chat, if many messages are exchanged between other people in the group, when I check my Whatsapp, the messages are grouped according to sender and not chronologically. I know that my ...
1
vote
2answers
6k views

Front camera is reversed

On my LG G4, the front (selfie) cam is working like a mirror: if I touch my left eye, the image will display the finger touching the eye on the left side of the picture. With the back camera, it works ...
1
vote
2answers
235 views

Turn off WiFi only when the device is both locked and screen turned off

I have already tested some apps for this purpose and they solely rely on the screen turning off, which makes sense at some point. However, their concept breaks down when you want to use an app over ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

Can i turn on usb debugging without touching the screen? [duplicate]

My phone working for a long time without problems. I go to sleep my phone is still working.I wake up and turn on my phone. The phone turned up but i can't write my PIN and my screen is almost not ...
1
vote
0answers
31 views

Can Samsung patch security faults on their devices by an update?

There was an exploit that turns Samsung Galaxy phones into remote bugging devices (reference: ArsTechnica) As many as 600 million Samsung phones may be vulnerable to attacks that allow hackers to ...
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0answers
20 views

Making “running apps” button single click

I have a huawei y560 running android 5.1.1. There's a hardware button at the bottom right of my smartphone (device originally used to call people, now equivalent to a small computer) which displays ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

How do I replace an uninstalled system application

I mistakenly uninstalled my Download Manager 4.4.4 in my Samsung Galaxy Grand prime G530H. A system application. I tried replacing it with a Download Manager 2.3.5. I did that by using a file explorer ...
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votes
1answer
17 views

to make a new custom Status bar in andriod [on hold]

This is my question if u can help The status bar should be like this pic#1 what i need is to make it like pic#2 yet when an application starts such as Whatsapp the new bar should be like this pic#3 ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Android Factory Reset: My phone shows weird options when I enter recovery mode, and no button selects anything

I checked different tutorials to factory-reset my phone, and this one applies to my phone's model. I had once factory reset this phone successfully, but I have forgotten what had worked for me.. I ...
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votes
0answers
12 views

Recover adobtable storage

I recently had issues with my phone, so I formatted the data storage through recovery to reset it to factory settings. I was using the "Adoptable Storage" feature from Android 6, but now I can no ...
9
votes
4answers
2k views

What is this lock screen with ads and how do I remove it?

I think my device got a malware. A lock screen with ads sometimes appear, and I must swipe an area at the bottom of the screen to open the phone. I am in Eastern Europe, some ads are in Slavic ...
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votes
0answers
9 views

Why not my android connect with pc by bluetooth [on hold]

We are not do anything in Bluetooth of pc by connect android
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0answers
8 views

Android File Transfer asks reconnect but actually has access to storage

When I connect my phone to mac, phone prompts to allow or disallow access. If I agree Android file transfer launches on mac. While coping data to storage, the program asks me to reconnect phone, but ...
0
votes
1answer
6k views

how to fix resource error in android while installing a game

Android: 4.3 Jellybean Whenever I install a game with an obb file in memory card, it says download failed because the resources could not be found, but that doesn't happen when I copy the obb file to ...

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