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My OS Loads, but no Recovery

Handset: Huawei Honor Holly Root: Yes I am trying to install CWM recovery on this phone. I tried it using Flashify after reading guidelines from a website. Now, my stock recovery is gone. Also, ...
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What is this Phone/Eye Icon in my notification bar on LG Volt?

This icon appears seemingly at random, especially on my lock screen but not always. I can almost guarantee it pops up if I make a screenshot but I am not sure. I am on an LG Volt phone from Boost ...
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Headphones doesn't work & music automaticaly starts

I have a Samsung trend plus. When I plug the earphone, the phone recognizes the connection and shows the earphone icon and gives the earphone connected massage. Then automaticaly starts music, which ...
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Images have disappeared from gallery, but still in “My Files” (Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, 5.0.2)

I have a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge (64GB) running Android Lollipop 5.0.2 which I've had since release day (April 10th 2015) and as the title mentions, there seems to be an issue in that my images are no ...
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Google accounts on my Galaxy S4

I would like to get rid of one of my Google accounts since I don't use it anymore. Currently I have both my Google accounts (gmail, Google+..) on my phone (Galaxy S4, had to link/transfer data from my ...
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2answers
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Play Store updates downloaded on 3G network by ignoring settings

On my Xperia J phone Google Play Store setting of automatic updates is set to: Wi-fi only. To my greatest surprise, yesterday it started to download 50MBs of updates when I was on 3G and my 200MB ...
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Can't unlock phone (won't respond to touch)

I've had a non-rooted HTC One X+ for about 1.8 years that started to experience an odd issue about a week ago. I hit the power button to turn the screen on (the phone was already on), however the ...
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HTC One M7 Text messaging problems

I Have a HTC One M7 that had it's software updated 5/26/15. The only problem i'm facing is that I can't read my text messages. I can open my text threads, but it won't show the actual text ...
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2answers
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How to remove other apps icons (like Skype or WhatsApp) from contact and phone app?

I would like to keep Skype Mobile installed but get rid of its icons from contacts AND/OR from being asked whether I want to make a call to the contact through Skype or other similarly annoying ...
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0answers
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Default Call Log Display

I would like my call log to show missed calls as the default setting. I don't want to have to select "only missed calls" every time I open the log.
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0answers
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Android Wear developper hardware, Odroid? [on hold]

I originally planned to build a small board-computer for my motorcycle, based on an ATmega32 and some "normal", home electronics enthusiast hardware. Today a friend brought up the idea of installing a ...
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2answers
1k views

Samsung S5 screen turning on and off when plugged in to charge

I have a Samsung S5 & when I plug the phone in to charge every few seconds my screen lights up then turns off. If I have my sound on it play a notification every-time the screen turns on and off. ...
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0answers
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Hotspot connectivity stops while on phone

I have an HTC One M9 (Verizon). I regularly use the hotspot to give me laptop internet while commuting. However, I have noticed that while using hotspot, if I make or receive a phone call, internet ...
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2answers
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The command 'adb root' works, but 'adb remount' results in “Operation not permitted” message

I'm trying to remount /system to copy some files to it. I tried the following with adb: adb root adb remount The first command works fine (because my phone is rooted), but the second tells me that ...
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0answers
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Block user enabling developer tools [on hold]

In Android if you want to enable developer tools you can tap 7 times on build version. My question is where I can find in the source code the part of code where this is set in order to block the ...
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0answers
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How to launch apps from terminal

In linux I lie to launch the applications from the terminal. Most of the time it is the fast way to launch apps especially on repeated use. In android there are good launcher like Fast app search tool ...
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Creating 'fake' microphone and camera inputs on an Android mobile

Disclaimer: I don't own an android mobile, but would definitely get one if the below were possible. On my mac, I can use software like CamTwist and SoundSiphon to create 'fake' webcam and microphone ...
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2answers
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Launcher without home screen, just app list that sorts by frequency of use

Is there anything available that would let me have a launcher that doesn't have the unnecessary home screen, just the app drawer, sorted by frequency of use? Notes: 1. Sorting by frequency of use ...
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4answers
1k views

Disable Wi-Fi @ Boot time

Due to the Android Wi-Fi Driver issue, I like to disable the Wi-Fi during the boot time. Even if Wi-Fi is enabled in the setting, it should be disabled forcefully. User have to enable it after booting ...
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0answers
972 views

My HTC Desire 500 won't start when i press the power button

Hi i gave my HTC Desire 500 Dual sim to someone so he root it for me but he says after he installed the costum recovery my phone wouldn't start and when i press the power button nothing happens i ...
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0answers
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Samsung Mini S3 Email Issue

Email is configured correctly and works. When phone is shut down for the night, when started anew in the morning, email is still configured correctly but after a sync, no email comes in or goes out. ...
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3answers
2k views

Is there any web browser that can display the desktop version of Gmail on an Android phone?

Is there any web browser that can display the desktop version of Gmail on an Android phone?
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0answers
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S2 won't turn on

My s2 was working just fine this morning. It turned off due to low battery. I charged it after 7 hours and it showed full charging sign but won't turn on. It gets stuck on the samsung logo. Also it ...
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3answers
3k views

S3 I9300 - screen freezing several times

I'm an S3 user. After I updated the OS to 4.1.2 (official release), my screen keeps on freezing. I'm fed up with those freezing situations. Any solutions for that? Thank you.
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3answers
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Can't play multicast using VLC application on Amazon Fire TV settop box

I have downloaded the VLC application to my Amazon Fire TV settop box. I want to use the VLC application to play a multicast video that is streaming on my LAN but it does not play. I have noticed ...
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0answers
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t+ notification at the top of samsung galaxy

I keep getting this t+ notification at the left top of my samsung galaxy 6 (serviced through tmobile but apparently it has nothing to do with tmobile). I know my son uses my phone and downloads ...
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0answers
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i cant download the app even though my phone has enough space what should i do [on hold]

Zolo phone please look forward and reply me so I can solve my problems as I can't download any app though I have enough space
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1answer
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Wipe data/ factory reset problem

I tried to wipe data/factory reset my techno p5, but I a list of no, no, no, no, options.... I didn't see a yes option to selected to Finnaly reset my device
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0answers
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Inbox shows 2 emails but nothing is there

when viewing my email folders (inbox, sent, trash etc.) it shows I have 2 emails in my inbox, when in fact there are none. When a new email come in it shows three, but there is only one. What gives? ...
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7answers
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Is there a quicker way to turn on WiFi Hotspot?

is there a way to automate (or at least reduce the number of steps) to turn on or turn off the WiFi hotspot on my Galaxy 3. I have to unlock press the menu button press settings press More ...
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3answers
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Need notification sounds for all messages, including follow-up

With updated Lollipop on Samsung S4, the notification is sounded for the first message from a contact, but not any of the follow-up messages. Annoying to constantly check for reply messages by ...
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0answers
6 views

OTG problem in samsung galaxy core prime

I want to connect a pendrive to my device Samsung Galaxy Core Prime with an OTG cable. Can you explain how I can do this?
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1answer
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Where in my files can I find the stock browser's Favourites stored?

Where on the storage of my phone can I find the stock browser's Favourites? I want to backup that folder. OS: 4.1.1 S3
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0answers
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LG G Flex quick remote app missing [on hold]

Can anyone tell me how to bring back my lg quick remote app without factory reset?
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0answers
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make calls ring (sound) while notifications vibrate only

Is it possible to control volume in such a way that I can make ringtone ring (sound), while notifications only vibrate. It doesn't matter if calls vibrate or not, ideally though it does vibrate. I ...
0
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0answers
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Android soft keyboard displaying wrong, shifted

I am using Android-x86 4.4-r2 on VirtualBox. When the resolution is set to 1024x768, the soft keyboard is fine. However, when I use other resolutions (e.g. 960x540), the following happens: The ...
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2answers
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How to access /storage/emulated/0/ from PC?

I want to export the settings of the K9 mail app. This app exports a settings file to /storage/emulated/0/com.fsck.k9/settings-4.k9s. But if I connect my Nexus 4 to my PC I cannot see such a file or ...
4
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2answers
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How to edit etc/hosts file

I would like to edit etc/hosts file and add redirect mappings in order to block few ads. I need to know how to access/modify/replace etc/hosts file. I have already checked below similar Q/A How to ...
0
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1answer
21 views

Does Alcatel One Touch Idol 3 show which LTE Band is used (e.g. 12)?

I'm a T-Mobile US customer, and I'm quite interested in getting a phone with Band 12 support, and one that'll actually let me have a better understanding of the network and whether I'm receiving the ...
0
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0answers
22 views

Block Android application install/uninstall through ADB

I am trying to create a custom ROM in which you can not install applications. By now I managed to block user app installation by modifying the PackageInstaller. Now I am trying to block app ...
0
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1answer
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HTC ONE last update. Bootloader claims tampered

I have an HTC One bought unlocked (i.e. no simcard) with Android. I swear on my grandma's tomb that I've never tried to tamper it (I don't even know what that exactly is, I thought that made only in ...
0
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1answer
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Lins2SD app error: could not load library libsigchain.so. What does it mean?

I've a Lenovo A 7000 (64-bit) Android mobile. While using Link2SD app on my rooted mobile, I observed an error after trying to move an app to SD. It says: WARNING: linker: could not load library ...
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0answers
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Intex aqua i5 octa autolocking issue

Before few months, I bought Intex Aqua i5 Octa, which is auto-locking when I am playing games and while using other apps. I have also disabled auto-locking in settings. How can I solve this?
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2answers
1k views

Unable to adb push on Samsung S4

I absolutely can't push to /system/app/ using adb on a rooted S4 with rw remounted filesystem. adb says: Read-only file system Mounts: /dev/block/platform/msm_sdcc.1/by-name/system /system ext4 ...
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0answers
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Quick Settings toggle icon not working

The icon (its in the Notification Status Bar see screen print) to toggle Quick Settings does not work in my Samsung Galaxy S4 mini. Any idea what is the cause and how to fix this or remove the icon. ...
0
votes
1answer
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Pass-word not being accepted for google on my Android phone

My google password on my desktop computer is correct and I can access google through it, but when I enter my google password on my Android phone it says that, Username and password do not match. ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

Upgraded my device from KitKat to Lollipop, is there a way to get the airplane mode back to the power options?

I recently upgraded my phone's OS from KitKat to Lollipop, and noticed that when I press the power button for an extended time to open the power options, there is no longer a quick button to put the ...
0
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0answers
8 views

Accented characters show up as Chinese characters in KitKat Cyanogenmod, had no issues in Jellybean

I have a few songs on my CyanogenMod KitKat device with accented characters in their names, but they keep showing up as Chinese characters. The screenshot below is of the music app Shuttle, but it ...
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vote
1answer
18 views

Customize call blocking

Is it possible to block calls starting with a specific number? For instance, I want to block calls from numbers starting with 1408 as they are all spam calls. The digits following these four, keep ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Disable Internet access detection of WiFi networks?

In fact my WiFi DO HAVE Internet access, but for some reason it keeps telling me I don't and won't automatically reconnect to it. Now I have to manually reconnect every time. So, is it possible to ...

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