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You want to sell your phone Factory reset generally doesn't erase anything on a micro-SD card. It doesn't in all cases exhaustively overwrite internal flash either. So it may be possible for determined people to recover your data (e.g. on a second-hand phone). This doesn't mean it is easy to do or 100% successful. I believe since Android 4.3, a factory ...


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MP4 video repair from Iwo Banas. Automatically finds broken files in your droid, and using another video file from the same device as a reference, fixes it. Works like a charm. Dont forget to donate! (:


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Just turn off Swiftkey and auto correction on your remaining keyboards in Settings → Language & keyboard.


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I know that Revskills has an entire remote control interface on the computer screen. It's available for download for free with a full license by the author himself- just do a google search for "revskills download free" or some such. It's a forensic program, so it's made for this kind of thing.


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Wakeup touch nexus was the best that i found!! Works great on my nexus 4.


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Option 1: You might want to try this unnamed Windows Tool created by k.janku1. You just need to have ADB enabled. The forum has additional info on enabling ADB via kernel or recovery. Once installed, this tool lets you use your device through your Windows pc even if your touchscreen doesn't work or you can't see anything. Direct download link here. ...


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Your contacts might have been synced with the old Google account. You can try doing this: Login on your computer with the old Gmail. Go to "Contacts" and see if you have all your contacts visible over there. ("Contacts" option will be available on top left, where there is a caption of "Gmail" along with an arrow). If you find your old contacts in the above ...


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Nothing Special. Multiple color for single Letter is to differentiate multiple contacts starting with similar letter.


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Once you do the factory reset the data like messages and other content stored in local storage is lost,except that if you have synced the phone with gmail-account, all those sync supported category contents can be obtained back. Remember these things, If you use gmail data like contacts, emails, Calendar, Chrome, Drive, google+ are supported to sync with ...


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I was able to use a usb-to-go cable to connect a mouse and get into the phone that way. I'm running Cyanogenmod though. Not sure if the mouse will work with stock android.


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A credible source: AndroidPolice tl;dr: Google brought in an option (by default enabled!), which is a checkbox reading "Scanning always available" in WiFi -> Advanced. The general purpose: "To improve location accuracy and for other purposes, Google and other apps may scan for nearby networks, even when Wi-Fi is off." To improve location accuracy by ...


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Check whether these options as below: Go to Settings->Wifi->Advance Settings 1)Keep WI-Fi on during sleep - Never. 2)Scanning always available - Unchecked. 3)Wi-Fi optimization - Checked. And then try...if that doesn't solve it can be a problem with ROM/Kernel.


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This is a famous issue affecting USB file access over MTP. I can't even remember how many hours I've lost trying to access files created by my first app on a PC (and I'm talking about GBs of important files). If you start the app and it creates the folder, then you have to reboot the device in order to let your PC be able to correctly display the folder. ...


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I did Settings -> Language & Input and turned off Spell checker. And then still in Language & Input I went into the Google Keyboard config, de-selected Use System Language, de-selected English(US), then selected Alphabet(QWERTY).


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I had the same issue. Found a few suggestions on the Internet, like Trustgo ad detector and air push detector. Installed the trustgo app and it found the problem app in in a second. May be this info might be useful for others facing the same issue


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I saw this on a different thread, after searching online for hours and hours....seemed to help a few out so I am re-posting here... "This just happened to me! Phone works but screen and LCD broken and unresponsive. I had a screen lock too so what I did was I took off the back plate, removed the battery, and unscrewed the six screws to uncover the PCB board ...



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