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What determines when a phone gets an upgrade?

Who/what decides whether a particular phone gets a firmware upgrade? A few points are touched upon here, but I am interested in other practical aspects too rather than whether it is physically ...
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Error 1012 when flashing ROM on Prestigio PMT3677_Wi using PhoenixCard

After rooting my device Prestigio Multipad PMT3677_Wi with the hope of freeing some bloatware and improving it a bit in space and performance, I came across new problems like degraded performance and ...
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1answer
7 views

How can I tell if I need to replace my battery?

I have a refurbished Galaxy S3. Sometimes it charges to 100% while powered off, but reports 51% as soon as I start it up. Lately, it goes down to 50% or lower even right after charging. I haven't ...
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0answers
9 views

What is different Between xiaomi Mi5 and Mi 5 Pro?

I wanna buy Xiaomi mi 5 smartphone, but I was confused to choose between Xiaomi mi5 and mi5 5 pro because I got information from this page review xiaomi Mi 5 that both variants has difference in ...
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What's the best android spy software

For my children? Require root is fine because the phone is rooted.
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1answer
12 views

Can I copy the app data from one phone to another phone if they both use Android?

I will be buying Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 phone and my current phone is a Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini. My S3 has Android 4.2.2 and the Redmi should have Android 5 with MIUI on top as the user interface. I'm ...
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votes
1answer
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Malicious malware on phone. How can I make it like new again?

I have ran multiple anti-virus apps I have factory reset my phone. Probably gained root access. I know I will probably have to reinstall the OS. I have upgraded to android 6.0 (marshmellow) but ...
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0answers
10 views

Enable USB Mass storage marshmello 6 Galaxy note 5

I tried to enable UMS thorugh adb terminal with those commands adb shell setprop sys.usb.config mass_storage,adb adb shell setprop persist.sys.usb.config mass_storage,adb reboot and the android ...
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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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Detected filesystem ext4 /dev/block/mmcblk0p13 While Flashing custom Rom?

I am having Samsung Galaxy Note 2 , trying to install marshmallow rom gives error and soft brick device. Any help to resolve this error would be really appreciated. installation succeed with 0.200000 ...
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1answer
16 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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1answer
8 views

Group messaging on Samsung J2

How do you do group messaging on a Samsung J2? I can send out a group message but when people reply, it comes in as individual texts, not in a group conversation. I cannot find the option to turn on ...
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1answer
16 views

Netflix on Nexus 7 Android 6

I can't install Netflix from the Play Store on my Nexus 7 2013, running Marshmallow. I've never been able to install it (but I only tried after upgrading to Marshmallow, shortly after buying the ...
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0answers
6 views

Use Fingerprint Scanner to store Fingerprint data of multiple users. [on hold]

I'm new to fingerprint API. I know that we can use the API to authenticate the default user. But is there a way to use the Default Fingerprint Sensor to store Fingerprint data of other users n use it ...
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0answers
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Which cellphones of 2016 have 3.5 inch display? [on hold]

Ive found HTC Desire 200 and Huawei models. But they have weak performance. Is there devices with <=3.5" and strong CPU and RAM?
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1answer
12 views

What is stopping GSM capable tablets from making a phone call? [on hold]

For example, I have a Lenovo TAB A10 which has GSM capabilities but it can not make or receive phone calls. I know that I can use VoiP applications like Skype - I am not interested in alternative way ...
0
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0answers
4 views

Apps to manipulate/tweak net audio output from an android device [on hold]

I am looking for a way to edit as many aspects of all output sound from my Sony z5 from one control, as I play soundcloud, YouTube, apps and music, and wish to simply, say, Reduce tremble across all ...
0
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1answer
8 views

Moto G on cyanogenmod 13 has a black screen but phone seems to be running in background

I have the CM13 installed on my Moto G (Falcon). Last week, I left the phone on charge longer than usual and I came back to find dark screen. I have tried restarting it and I can feel the phone ...
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1answer
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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 ...
0
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1answer
11 views

Does anyone know how to fix “No SIM card/Emergency calls only” error on Sprint Note 3 CM12.1?

I had this smartphone working just a few days ago (on CM12.1) but because I changed the phone number on it I had to flash it back to the stock firmware to run the PRL & Profile update. Now that ...
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0answers
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Why the hay does my Google+ data suddenly keep coming back on after I force stop it? [on hold]

I have Google plus on my phone (Android tracfone ZTE), and it keeps coming back on a little bit after I force stop it, why does this happen? It never happened on my tablet!
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0answers
9 views

Samsung galaxy A3 infinite boot loop help?

I dropped my phone in water earlier, and picked it up almost instantly. It got stuck in a small boot loop, but then turned itself on for a short while. However, it turned off again and has been stuck ...
0
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1answer
12 views

Will cutting the sound cables do any long term damage?

If anybody read the question here I have now commited to dissecting the tablet completely, because SCIENCE! Anyway, only one thing is keeping the back connected to the main tablet: the two cables that ...
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0answers
8 views

Status/Notification bar can't be accessed while inside full screen apps (GS4 - i9505 CM 12.1 Lollipop 5.1.1)

When I'm running a game or playing a video on full-screen it's simply impossible to push down the status bar. So I have to close the APP whenever I want to see the time, battery percentage or answer a ...
0
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1answer
11 views

up/down signals by bars

I purchased an outside antenna for boosting reception as I live in a mostly dead cell zone now I get up/down/arrows from time to time by my reception bars. Does this mean my antenna is actually ...
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6 views

Cant install Application due to error -504 [duplicate]

Some apps in playstore cant install or update .. Always exist this error -504 .. Can anyone help me to fix this error?
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0answers
10 views

Making “running apps” button single click [on hold]

As of now I have to hold it in. Is it possible? I have a huawei y560 running android 5.1.1 EDIT: unclear, really? There's a button at the bottom right of my smartphone (device originally used to ...
1
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2answers
18 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 ...
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0answers
8 views

Use volume keys as scroll buttons (on Samsung S6)?

Scrolling through long articles is really tiring. I've read that it's possible to reprogram the volume keys to use as page up/down keys. Is this possible to change on a Samsung S6 running 6.0, ...
0
votes
1answer
11 views

Poweramp access songs from Google Play Music

I have a Google Play Music subscription and I enjoy the unlimited music, but I don't like the audio quality on Google Play Music. I was wondering if it was possible to listen to GPM downloaded songs ...
0
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2answers
19 views

Does CyanogenMod support the Google Play Store and Google Account integration?

As it says. I am looking into CyanogenMod as a stopgap measure before I upgrade to an iPhone this year or the next. My current phone no longer gets updated and I cannot justify having year old bugs ...
0
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0answers
6 views

Bluetooth tethering problem with PAN

Connected my phone via Bluetooth to my pc. Joined a personal area network, PC is sending packets but is not receving. I had already switched on Bluetooth tethering. PC shows that I am connected to ...
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0answers
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Dropping packets on tethering on Nexus 5X

During tethering on my "Nexus 5X" phone seems like lot of packets being dropped: Request timeout for icmp_seq 40 Request timeout for icmp_seq 41 64 bytes from 213.180.204.3: icmp_seq=42 ttl=51 ...
2
votes
0answers
10 views

How can I get IP connectivity on my non calling tablet without using WiFi?

Actually my issue is that I want to use my tablet as a second display over USB. I have used team-viewer over WiFi and it works fine, but since it is over WiFi, there is significant lag which defeats ...
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votes
0answers
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screen is become black but touch is working [on hold]

Screen become black and not able to see anything it is completely dark but touching is working . after sometimes its coming and even changed the screen but again it is happening again
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0answers
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how to solve moto g2 battery drain problem

Its draining a lot after marshmallow update. Some time it show 8 hrs to fully charge my phone in battery option but before update it took 3 hrs only to charge my phone
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votes
1answer
11 views

Nexus 7 keeps disconnecting from wi-fi

My Nexus 7(android 6.0.1) constanly drops wi-fi connection(connects and disconnects immediately), presumably due to bad connection, while Nexus 5x lying next to it is staying connected just fine. I ...
0
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0answers
17 views

Mitigating mobile network attacks [on hold]

I have AIMSICD installed on my unrooted Galaxy Grand Prime running 5.1.1. I don't connect it to my home router, which I'm assuming as a matter of course has been compromised, or wifi hotspots. I never ...
2
votes
0answers
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Site timeout for Android device on LAN, but ok on mobile network

My two Android devices (LG G3 on KitKat; Nexus 7 with custom JB rom) cannot access 4 of my 5 Wordpress sites over my WLAN, but have no problem via my mobile network. The other devices on the WLAN ...
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votes
0answers
12 views

What does the ContextProvider app in Samsung phones do ? Can it be greenified without any undesired problems?

The question says everything. I want to know the function of ContextProvider and can it be greenified or not without any problems , since Google search does not give a satisfactory explanation. I am ...
0
votes
0answers
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Why is “unfortunately, ims service has stopped” still appearing after factory reset?

I just updated this morning. And, sadly I got the error. I tried so many solutions, from safe mode to adjusting message settings to factory reset. After factory reset and wiping the cache, IMS Service ...
1
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1answer
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Odin projects and versions

Trying to flash my old Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570. For this purpose I need to use some kind of software - Odin. I found several versions of odin project. Which one is real one and where is the ...
0
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0answers
21 views

Device is not starting

The device hangs at the part when "SAMSUNG" is displayed in screen. It animates but doesn't start. Device is a Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 and is rooted. I already tried factory reset. I didn't modify ...
2
votes
0answers
14 views

Galaxy S5 (SM-G900H) unknown baseband

Background Story : The S5 belongs to my friend. One day, he was no longer able to make or receive calls and he came to me for help. As you can see above, the baseband version of the phone is ...
0
votes
0answers
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What's the best way to merge whatsapp and bbm data from iphone to android?

Basically I have iphone then I moves to android (and not moving back). A lot of conversation is still in iPhone. Basically I want a safe easy way to merge my whatsapp data from android to iPhone. ...
0
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0answers
12 views

How to start up Motorola Droid Razr M

I tried to upgrade the Motorola Droid Razr M from Kitkat to Lollipop. Unfortunately I ran out of data, so the phone operated for three days, but later it stopped and couldn't work anymore. This is ...
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votes
0answers
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how can I get rid of technology service mode?

I had installed a system app remover so i can uninstall the Technology Service Mode App . But it tells me to get root permissions before you can uninstall it. How do i do it ? How can I root my device ...
0
votes
0answers
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kies 3will not backup galaxy s3

kies3 is not backing up my galaxy s3. It is sometimes recognising the phone. goes through the backup cycle but backs up nothing. it sometimes flags up something about android drivers. when I went to ...
2
votes
1answer
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YouTube 360 videos will play but the view is stationary

I'm using Sony Xperia M2 phone on Android Lollipop 5.1, and the YouTube app with latest update. Any video that supports 360 view will play, but the view is stationary - I can't move it around.
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HTC One M8 rebooting

Recently I rooted my HTC One M8 (the process went well, no issues found) but now the phone randomly reboots. I've yet been able to diagnose what is causing this. Things I've thought about would be ...

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