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Screen turns off during call due to problem with proximity sensor - Xperia Z3 compact

I'm using Sony Xperia Z3 compact running Lollipop 5.1.1. My proximity sensor is really faulty (Works only when I press hard on the top left corner of the phone). I'm sure it's the proximity sensor ...
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13 votes
3 answers
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Is there a way to exclude an app from Doze?

Doze has been bringing great benefit for my aging Nexus 5. But sadly, its presence also marks an end for my WhatsApp Web experience; since their "web" app is actually just a mere "interface" and still ...
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11 votes
3 answers
43k views

How to set one Ringtone for Contacts and another for non contacts?

Is there an Android App that can perform one ring for anyone in my Contacts and another ring for anyone not in my Contacts? I know how to go in and set individual ringtones, but I have 350 contacts. ...
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8 votes
2 answers
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Is there a way to enable the ringer/notification sounds only when using headphones?

Let me explain the scenario: I always keep my phone in vibration mode (no ringer, no notification sounds, just the vibration), since I'm a forgetful person and I'd end up forgetting to turn the ...
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4 votes
1 answer
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How can I configure WhatsApp so that an email is sent to me when someone sends me a message on WhatsApp?

How can I configure WhatsApp so that an email is sent to me when someone sends me a message on WhatsApp?
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6 votes
2 answers
6k views

How to turn off the beep sound when pressing volume up/down buttons on Lenovo s660?

Here is the sound on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-H5ZOVelLEw The sound video was uploaded by a person who has the same problem as me, though he has a smartphone of another model. In ...
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0 votes
2 answers
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How to block all apps notification except sms and calls?

By accident I made a reset to all apps notifications, and suddenly I have a machine gun of notifications popping up on the phone. Please, I know it's a smartphone, but it's still a phone and I merely ...
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1 vote
1 answer
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Decrease default vibration length on notification?

Is there any way to decrease the duration of vibration on receiving a notification? I want to keep it short, like you can do it for WhatsApp messages. I'm running 5.1 on Moto G 1st gen, not currently ...
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1 vote
1 answer
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Keep phone screen lock unlocked until lock it manually

The Lock Screen uses two timers. The first timer is the "Sleep" timer which turns off the device display to extend battery life. The second timer called the "Automatic lock" timer ...
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3 votes
1 answer
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How to launch app when phone is connected to a specific Qi wireless charger?

I have a Qi charger in my car and I wanted that my phone launched the dash cam app when the phone starts charging on this base. Is there any API to detect the ID of the Qi charger? Besides the API, is ...
Gabriel Diego's user avatar
3 votes
1 answer
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Custom ring tone for callers who block their caller ID?

How can I set a custom ringtone for callers who block their caller ID? I don't want the same ringtone for callers who don't block caller ID but are also not one of my contacts (otherwise, I could set ...
David Eisenstat's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
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Stop vibrate for incoming calls and text messages from certain contacts

For certain contacts, I want to silence vibration for incoming calls and SMS messages. I am not asking about silencing the audio notification and ringtone. This is already well documented.
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2 votes
1 answer
2k views

Turn off the notification sound at system level - Android Marshmallow

I have an OPO 3 and I was wondering if there is a possibility to turn off the notification sound for all app, but I would like to retain ringtone sound as well as vibration. Normally on Samsung S6, ...
Spaniard89's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
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"Priority only" as default mode - Marshmallow

When I try to change the "Notifications mode" using the volume key, it always defaults to "Alarms only" mode, but I would like this to be set as "Priority only". I know I can swipe down to access "Do ...
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2 votes
1 answer
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How to automate command line when specific application is launched?

So basically I want to run a few line of code each time a specific application is launched and closed. Is there application which could do that ? (Busybox ?) I actually have to print it my self in ...
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