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Yes, you can boot into recovery without build.prop. You can, in fact, boot into recovery without anything in /system (actually, recovery and bootloader are the only things you can boot into without anything in your /system.); build.prop and /system are only used when the ROM is loaded.
Factory images are not supposed to be flashed in recovery. Instead, you should follow the instructions on the page you linked to. Open the tar file, it's probably just a compressed file, just like a zip. But first, let me point you to some "Custom ROMs" that ARE flashable in recovery: Stock Rastakat Cyanogenmod 12 (unofficial) However, those may all ...
In fact, after changing phone language, I should be allowed to set password based on my desired language. Your assumption here is wrong, at least for stock Android. Based from AOSP source code that handles the password input for lock screen, ChooseLockPassword.java, inside validatePassword() (line 292), here is a snippet that will show the "illegal ...
No, there isn't any available because the runtime as well as the hardware with Android OS and iOS is different.
If you have a rooted device, you most likely will not be able to install OTA updates (over the air). Factory resetting the device will not un-root the device so the best way of updating it is to do the following: Get the factory image you wish to install (in your case, lollipop) from the Google developers website Flash that image by following this tutorial ...
Hi go to the contact you wish to share and there you can see the option share aand click it and select via message .
Android OS is self explained. It's the Android Operating System itself and it's based on Linux. Android Kernel, you should read kernel in general from Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kernel_(operating_system) Rooting, is the method to obtain superuser access rights to the OS. Please read here for more info http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Superuser ...
I think it's possible on the phone to amend the locations but it's definitely not possible to delete...to amend...Settings, Location and then Mode. This allows you to change which service to find you, be it Wifi, GPS or mobile networks. Then go back and click on My Places and select either Home or Work and you'll see a smallish map appear. Directly above ...
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