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No text message notifications on Android 4.4.2

I just upgraded my Note 2 with 4.4.2, and since then I stop receiving notifications from text messages, voice mails and emails. I do not see the LED blinking on any text messages or voice messages. ...
0
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2answers
435 views

I've lost SuperSu

I have a rooted nexus-5 but the only problem is I don't have the SuperSu application on my device. I have tried to re-flash the zip but that doesn't do anything. Its in my application list in the ...
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323 views

my tablet is not using my external SD card for storage

I have an 8 gig SD card I plugged into my tablet. When I go to settings and look at storage I can see I have a 7.2 gigs free on my external SD card. I downloaded a 700 meg file to /mnt/sdcard/Download ...
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1answer
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Can't get file to copy from /sys/ on rooted Android

I'm currently rooted on a Samsung S3 i9300 running a custom rom on Kitkat 4.4.2 I use es file explorer to perform root tasks on directories and files, I wanted to permanently turn off the led lights ...
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0answers
4 views

Static wallpaper [on hold]

I try to set a static wallpaper using the sample app from http://blog.blundell-apps.com/set-phone-wallpaper/. Unfortunately, as soon as the method setBitmap( ... ) is called, an error ...
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0answers
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Call ended problem on my Android 4.2.1 phone

When I call somenumbers, it's closed and says call ended without hearing dial or busy tone. I asked to the GSM operator but they found nothing about the network. If there is a problem in my phone ...
0
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1answer
2k views

Change dictionary together with input language in Motorola Moto G

I have a Motorola Moto G with English set as the default language, but I also selected Polish as an alternative input option. However, when I change the keyboard input to Polish, English dictionary is ...
0
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2answers
661 views

When flashing a custom ROM, why do I get an error on getprop(“ro.product.device”)?

Whenever I try to flash a ROM on my ASUS Transformer Prime (tf201), I get the following error: assert failed: getprop("ro.product.device") == "tf201" || getprop("ro.build.product") == "tf201" I've ...
2
votes
2answers
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Installing Apps on External Sdcard jellybean 4.2.2

I am using jelly bean 4.2.2 on ti OMAP5 platform , I want to install application on external sdcard but even if a lot of space is free (more than 25MB ) . I am getting error "Insufficient Storage". ...
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0answers
12 views

Android tablet not auto-updating applications

I have an android tablet that is leveraging an internal company network. It appears that this device and all others similar to it are not auto-updating applications from the Play Store even though all ...
2
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1answer
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When calling my screen goes black on LG P880

After updating in Android 4.1.2 my screen goes black. Screen works again only when the call is finished. I know about the feature when you put the phone on ear it goes black and the second you remove ...
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0answers
15 views

Understanding the android boot

I really want to run pure linux on my android based device (please, no chroot, etc. suggestions) and I want to fully understand how my device boots. I'm trying to dig into the recovery and boot ...
253
votes
1answer
277k views

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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1answer
9 views

Root android lg ms690 version 2.2.1

Does anyone know how I can root my lg ms690. It is android version 2.2.1. Build # FRG83. Kernel version 2.6.32.9. SW version MS690ZV4. HW version 1.1. PRL verdion 3042. ERI version 1003. I have tried ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Why does gmail sort 11, 12, …, 19, 1? [on hold]

What is it with all these different programs that put 11-19 before 1? Why does this happen in so many places? It makes sense that 1-10 come before 11-19.
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0answers
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Boot problem,no image on boot, but still receive calls! How to fix?

I've had a problem with my android, i installed an corrupt bootanimation.zip, making the boot impossible. After tons of reinstalls and wipes, something happened: My phone shows "android" when turning ...
0
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0answers
9 views

Upgrading my Smartphone's OS

Can I upgrade my Samsung GT-S7500 from Gingerbread to Ice Cream Sandwich?
2
votes
1answer
474 views

Trying to invoke Skype from contacts gives me an “Application not found”

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini, Android 4.1.1. I have installed Skype and it works as expected. In my "normal" contacts list, i.e. the phone contacts, not the Skype contacts, I have entered the Skype data ...
0
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0answers
8 views

Preventing certain WAKELOCKS (NlpCollectorWakeLock, NlpWakeLock) with shell? (e.g. pm command)

As some of you might aware of, the notorious 'NlpCollectorWakeLock' and 'NlpWakeLock' are often the cause of considerable battery drain. I personally make some custom ROMs, and would like to ...
0
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0answers
5 views

Backup data in recovery mode of LG

In the program LG PC Suite I used the option to recover upgrade errors. Now the phone (LG E975) is in Recovery mode. There are no options it only shows the following message: Using this mode, ...
0
votes
1answer
11 views

Can i restore more than one msgstore.db.crypt7 file in whatsapp?

Recently changed my old phone to new one (Samsung to MotoX). During this old to new phone conversion phase (for one month) I didnt use Whatsapp at all. Before totally stopped using whatsapp on my old ...
1
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1answer
1k views

How can I select which folders to sync via Exchange ActiveSync?

I am using Exchange ActiveSync with Android version 4.1.2, but cannot find the option to choose which folders to sync within my mailbox. A technote on the Samsung website (albeit the US version) says ...
2
votes
0answers
51 views

Disable “Enjoy your app!” popup

Every now and then, after installing or updating an app from the Play Store, a popup with the following text appears: Enjoy your app! If you ever forget your password, we can help you restore ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

Are there release notes for Lenovo Yoga OTA updates?

I've had a couple of updates of my Yoga 10 HD+ already, but I hate installing things blindly. I searched Lenovo's web site, but couldn't find any kind of information about what's in the OTA ...
0
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2answers
22 views

Will switching to GSM only network switch off data access?

I'm using Samsung Note 3 N900 model and i want to make sure i don't connect to internet but continue to make calls & SMS/MMS. Believe this is opposite the query of others.
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votes
3answers
2k views

Lost phone and WhatsApp issue

I lost my phone and I have some contacts on WhatsApp which I don't have anywhere else. Is there any way to get those contacts? I have already deactivated my SIM card. Can I get the data back?
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1answer
1k views

Enabling Android as USB host on Galaxy Nexus or Nexus 10

I'm trying to develop applications that talk to USB devices, but nothing works. I installed a USB Host Diagnostics app, and it tells me that there's no OS support for device detection on the Galaxy ...
0
votes
1answer
219 views

Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 USB Debugging Detection Issues

My PC - well, specifically, Flashtool - doesn't detect that my X10 has USB Debugging turned on, even though it displays that it has been activated both in the Settings menu and the notification shade. ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

How to get rid of ad-ware

I've recently installed some games from google play store. Then I uninstalled them all using application manager. The problem is now an advertisement popup appears now and then which stays on top for ...
0
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0answers
7 views

Nexus 4 screen goes blank while there is an incoming call

I am using Nexus 4 running on Kitkat 4.4.4 and facing a weird issue since a few days. Whenever there is an incoming call, I can only hear the ringtone/vibrations but no display. If I press the ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

How to take a copy of an app from a phone

Where we live, our phone reception/signal is very poor. My wife has an S2. The phone itself comes with a program called Signal Boost, which uses the WiFi to boost the phone signal (at least, to route ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Galaxy Note 1 - Hangs on start up screen

This is the most tragedic thing ever happened to any of my electronic devices... My phone was dead (naturally) battery charge was zero as I was outside waiting for a friend. I wanted to charge it ...
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votes
0answers
6 views

Gear Manager App Problems [on hold]

I have a few issues with my Gear Manager and was wondering if anyone has any solutions Can't uninstall apps - gear manager keeps crashing Can't change quick icons on face watch - same as above ...
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0answers
12 views

html href not working on latest Android versions device [on hold]

i am using the phonegap command-line interface , i build apps through command line like : phonegap build android my problem is that html href not working on latest Android versions device like ...
0
votes
2answers
686 views

Cannot Connect to internet via WiFi on Galaxy Tab

I enabled my laptop as a hotspot and connected my tablet through WiFi. Then I turned WiFi on and it shows me the network but it tells me I'm not in range. After that it shows network disabled and ...
0
votes
0answers
1k views

Huawei Ascend P6, Moving maps to external sdcard

I bought an Huawei Ascend P6, which comes with 8GB internal phone storage. But only ~4GB are available for the "internal storage". I installed my apps, which include Tomtom Europe and Copilot Europe, ...
0
votes
1answer
12 views

Polaris Office cannot set Date Format to UK

how can we change the input & displaying of dates in Polaris Office to UK format? The devices are set in Settings/System/Date and Time/Select date format to UK style (dd/mm/yyyy). The default ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

want to add google analytics to the phonegap android project [on hold]

I want to add the google analytics to my phonegap android project. i already have the tracker id for mobile app which is generated on google analytics. And i dont have config.xml file in my phonegap ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Change Cell Broadcast alarm

Lately whenever a missile is fired upon us, I receive cell broadcast alert about it. In my area of living the city alarms are working loud anyway but the cell broadcast sound is extremely alerting and ...
0
votes
0answers
122 views

incompatible with other application(s) using the same shared user id

I have a nexus-5 with Android Kitkat 4.4.4, no root or anything like that. I tried to install the game "The Walking Dead: Season Two" but after the download I got this error: incompatible with other ...
0
votes
0answers
5 views

how to select TARGET_2ND_ARCH and compile for 32 bit only [on hold]

We are working on L 64 bit bringup. We want to compile some projects in 32 bit only. Can anyone help here how to select TARGET_2ND_ARCH and compile for 32 bit only? LOCAL_32_BIT_ONLY is there which ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Can I use an USB Ethernet adapter to connect Sony Ericsson Xperia Active to a wired Ethernet LAN?

Due to my profession I have to connect to wired-only LAN-attached devices (like managed switches, routers set-top-boxes, etc.) frequently to access their configuration interfaces via Telnet/SSH/HTTP. ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

All I have is Chinese-Languaged-Factory-Mode

I rooted my phone and accidentally deleted some system apps. Somehow i copied ALL the system apps(which i backed up previously) to SYS APPS folder(now there will b 2 copies of each sys app). System ...
11
votes
8answers
47k views

How do I backup data (SMS/contacts) from a device with a broken screen?

I just broke the screen of my (unrooted) Galaxy S. How do I get back my SMS and contacts? PS: I tried Kies but it won't detect my phone for some reason. (Kies works fine with another Galaxy I ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Freeze on lockscreen if wifi or data enabled

I have an Acer Liquid E2 and since a few months I've got a lot of freezes everyday. It happens when the Wifi or Data is enabled and when the screen is off, I'm unable to switch it on, it stays off. ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

How can i display image from url in fragments [on hold]

public class MenSectionFragment1 extends Fragment { ImageView image; Bitmap bitmap; ProgressDialog pDialog; public static final String image_url = "http://*************************"; ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

How to unlock bootloader on samsung devices?

Before you try to install any custom ROM on your device, you need to unlock the phone’s bootloader, which is a code executed before any OS (operating system) launch. The notion of a bootloader is ...
0
votes
1answer
262 views

Mobile network settings - Not enabled for modifications (Greyed)

I bought a zte v7275 tablet Device information model number - ZTE V7275 android version - 4.0.4 kernel version- 3.0.21-perf-gc8726c4f Flash ROM which is likely to be locked to a single ...
2
votes
1answer
420 views

Nexus I9250 - Got stuck with updating android 4.3 update

Am not able to update my nexus i9250 to android 4.3. I have never rooted or tampered with the system earlier. Any system updates, i generally get a notification and then it starts getting updated. But ...
0
votes
2answers
68 views

Install apps on Android Phone automatically when installed in BlueStacks

I am developing an Android application, and I have to constantly mail the apk to myself to download to phone. I also use Bluestacks app player for testing. But also verify app in my own phone. Is ...

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