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Please only use this tag if you feel your question is specific to Android 4.4 -- the 9th publicly named Android release which debuted with the Nexus 5 in October 2013

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Gmail contacts not importing all contact from VCF file?

I have 1893 contacts in my Xiaomi redmi Note(Android) phone . I exported them to vcf file. Now I am trying to import that vcf file in to gmail account, it says imported 493 contacts out of 1893 ...
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Lost OS on Samsung galaxy tab 4

I wanted to install android 7.1 on my Samsung galaxy tab 4 and i did with TWRP, but then i wanted to go back to android 4.4.2 and so i started by formatting EVERYTHING and then i only reinstalled the ...
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Accessing call logs even when phone is locked with password Android 4.4

There is a phone that I have to have access to. Its a phone that has important information in it. The owner cannot be reached to give us the password. How can we access the phone call logs without ...
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How can i connect Samsung core 2 to windows ?

I have a Samsung Galaxy core 2. Its model number is SM-G355H. When i try to connect with data cable it does not connect with windows 10" ? Can anyone suggest what should do? I google and installed ...
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Unable to flash custom recovery in Samsung j1 ace

I am trying to use the TWRP custom recovery on my device but am unable to do so. First I made sure I had the latest ADB and Samsung drivers. Downloaded the TWRP .tar file which is compatible( I think ...
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Power Off issue in MTK6582 device

I have Micromax Canvas 2 Colors which is a MTK6582 device launched in 2014 with Android KitKat. Due to some errors I decided to flash its stock ROM again. But after flashing unusual behaviour is being ...
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Does Xposed Framework require to be buillt specifically for the device or just the Android version?

When installing the Xposed framework do I need the device specific binary (like custom recovery or ROM) or just the app that works for Android (4.4.4 in my case). The device is Galaxy Tab E T560. ...
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How to access the smart TV storage on LAN?

I have Micromax Canvas Smart TV whose basic specifications are Android KitKat, 32" HD Screen RAM-1GB, Internal Memory-4GB (for users about 2GB) No. of USB Port-2, No. of HDMI Port-2, SD Card Slot-1, ...
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problem with android bricked

My problem is that I have a hard bricked LG d290n phone that I have not been able to unbrick. I tried some things like BoardDiag. It passed all 3 tests but and writes if I choose restore boot image ...
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i cant bypass “ No USB cable connected ”

No password for this Asus Android tablet; I am trying to reset it. after getting the message"NO USB cable connected " I am unable to get the menu to reset the tablette. Asus Tablet ME172V I am ...
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How to stop BandwidthController from TWRP terminal?

I have a boot loop, before it happened I activated background data restriction mode then rebooted and I'm stuck. Fortunately, I have activated verbose on boot. So, I found the error is something like ...
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Cannot uninstall Kinguser

So when I installed Kinguser,it was a old version like 2 years ago ver,and there is no root uninstall/uninstaller. It also doesn't allow me to connect to my wifi for some reason,and I can't remove it ...
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My Custom Rom Keeps Failing On my LG G2

Ive been Trying to install lineage OS on my LG G2 but everytime I flash it With G apps it shows the lg logo for two seconds then black screen Im able to recover with a backup I made but no idea how ...
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where is android keyboard app located?

I uninstalled the stock AOSP keyboard from my android cyanogenmod 11 I have the ROM zip file so I'm fetching the keyboard to put it back but I don't know where it is, it's neither under /system/app ...
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I can't locate the reset for my OTT MXV box

I am trying to hard reset my OTT MXV box but I can't locate the reset. I have a CVBS hole and an SPDIF hole. Is it one of these? Thank you
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WhatsApp on Android 4.4 works only briefly and after rebooting phone

I have a Huawei smartphone running Android 4.4. I am experiencing a strange issue with the device, specifically with WhatsApp: the app will only work (as in sending and receiving messages and calls) ...
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How to recover data from an Android phone

I'm using Intex Aqua power HD 3G model previously. It's Display has been broken, I can't see anything in this. I really need to recover contacts and some images from this phone... It is too important. ...
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When I move apps to SD card, it said “App has stopped”

Everytime I move an app to SD card, it will say "App has stopped" and the icon changes. I keep on retrying to uninstall and install it again and again, but it's still the same. I don't want to lose my ...
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How to Install an application that requires android 5.0+ on android 4.4.4

I have a phone running android 4.4 and the app requires android 5.0 or higher. I want to install this app on android 4.4. Do you have any way, help yourself. Thank you very much.
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how can i restore backup without crash adb

If i use adb backup -alland restore it on another device with adb restore backup.abthe restore starts, but after a few seconds my device says "Unfortunately, Secure Storage Service has stopped". It's ...
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How to Recover Data from internal storage of dead phone?

I'm Using a Intex Aqua Power HD phone with Android 4.4. Its broken and cannot be switched it on... Whatever be the problem with the phone, what I really want is the data in that phone... The data in ...
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Decrypting manually Android 4.4.2 partitions pulled from phone (SM-G313HN)

Way how I got to this point is that my phone somehow had restarted in my pocket and was asking for password which I entered but upon entering password it restarted so I was basically stuck in bootloop....
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how do i get a ZTE Legacy into revival?

how can i get the absolute minimum installation of kitkat? i've only got 2gb of space in rom and some apps can't update already because they are too big for themselves. i'm not installing much on this ...
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How can I check the commit message of AOSP

There is a bug in Android 4.3 and it is said to have been fixed in Android 4.4. How can I know how it is fixed? https://issuetracker.google.com/u/1/issues/36985755 Update 2018/03/01: I searched ...
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Chrome INSTALL_FAILED_ALREADY_EXISTS but I am certain it doesn't

Hi all I am trying to side load a chrome apk via ADB but it is giving me the INSTALL_FAILED_ALREADY_EXISTS error. I have verified via exhaustive searches of the packages and even the root that no file/...
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Can't move facebook to sd card by lucky patcher

I have Android Kitkat OS on a mobile which is rooted. After root I had installed Lucky Patcher to move non-movable apps from phone to sd card memory. Some apps moved successfully but couldn't move ...
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How to remove Play-store notification “uninstall harmful app”? (kit-kat)

About a year ago I rooted my Verizon tablet with King root - which is working fine. Then when Google Play Protect came out, it started giving me this static notification telling me to uninstall King ...
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Upgrade android 4.2.2 to 4.4 (MHTMID-B718DC8 DualCore-A23)

I was trying to look up some way on upgrading this device I have to a later version (kitkat) so I'd have more functionality with this tab. I know it is a bit of a low end device but is highly able to ...
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How to reset allwinner kitkat 4.4

I have forgotten the lock code for my kitkat 4.4. Is there a way to hard reset it back to factory? I only have a power button and a volume button. Can someone please help me?
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Android Mobile stuck at logo and keeps looping it

I have Qmobile Noir A500. Android version is 4.4.2 Kitkat. It is rooted mobile. I was using CM Launcher at that time when it stopped working. I was trying to change the font of my phone at that time. ...
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The process “android.process.media” has stopped - android smart tv

I am facing the error "Unfortunately the process android.process.media" has stopped on my Android Smart Tv. The error keeps popup again & again when you click on "OK" button and after 10-12 ...
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how to force upgrade my tablet

I have this old Verizon tablet [rooted] running android kitkat 4.4 and i kept checking for system updates but it never said anything - apparently because its a Verizon tablet they don't or won't have ...
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Is my Verizon tablet affected by spectre/meltdown?

i have an old Verizon tablet (ellipses 7) and i was wondering if it's included in the specter/meltdown CPU bugs that are going around and if there is anyway to update my software to protect it?
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HOW TO Update the cyanogen os in yu yureka AO5510

Actually i want to to know, how to update the current version to further without bricking the phone. As the official updates for this phone are rolled out ,i can't believe any update and install it. ...
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Install Stock Rom on dead screen phone

I am using Iball Andi 4.5 K6 (Android 4.4). Well my phone doesn't have OTG support but has root access. While deleting some bloatware apps I deleted some apps which has made the screen disabled(touch ...
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Lots of crashing on this old Verizon Ellipsis 7 making things difficult

At some point in the last 6 months I started to see many dialogs of the form "_ has stopped working", where the blank is usually something like "Google Play Services", "com.google._" (forgot exactly), ...
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Cannot download Android 4.4 system update because there is not enough space to download

I've been trying to download the Android 4.4 "KitKat" update for a couple days now on my Nexus 4, to no avail; every time I try to download it, it gives the error "Not enough space to download", as ...
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how to recover data from dead infocus mobile?

i want to recovery my internal memory data includes all the backups in my mobile... My mobile was fully dead but i want to recovery the data in that mobile my mobile model=Infocus M2 3G
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J5 2015 operating system

I had to factory reset my Samsung galaxy J5. While doing that it automatically upgraded my operating system/software.Can I restore old/previous one? Thanks
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motorola g android 4.4 appears that lcd is leaking unable to see most of screen [duplicate]

motorola g android 4.4 was given to me, to give to my mother so she would have a cell phone to call us if she needed anything, anyways after charging it up it flicked off and on few times and i could ...
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How to remove persistent ad notification

I'm using an unrooted Android version 4.4.4 on an Alcatel One Touch Plus phone. Sometimes when I'm online, I would get notifications of ads like the ones on the picture below. I can't seem to remove ...
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Wireless Charging stopped working; Could it be a software issue? (Samsung Galaxy S3)

I've had a Samsung Galaxy S3 for a few years, I even upgraded to a newer model, and revered back to my trusty ol' S3 because I missed it, and was and was happy with it's size & features. ...
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Update Android on ASUS

I have an Asus T00J, "ZenFone 5" with android 4.4.2 and the manufacturer did not post updates. Can I force the update to a newer version of Android?
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NAND Flash Failure

Case 1: I recently tried fixing an O+ 8.96 (Spreadtrum SC8830 chipset) running Android 4.4.2 that was stuck at boot showing nothing but the O+ logo, I could not access recovery; a little info about ...
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Android is draining the battery on Kitkat 4.4.2

I have a little bit unusual case of Android draining the battery. Mobile: LG40, Android: Kitkat 4.4.2 Mobile phone was never connected to any data network (wifi or GSM). No updates, no new apps, no ...
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Are there situations that a crashed Android app's task will remain running in the background?

Quick question to help me understand how my phone's performance is affected when an app terminates "irregularly". When an Android app crashes (or otherwise terminates irregularly), could the task ...
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Manage Engine alarm doesn't trigger unless device has wifi, wake on LAN equivalent for android?

We are using Manage Engine to control a group of devices, If a device is misplaced we would like to use the remote alarm to cause the device to make noise in order to find it with efficiency and ...
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I can't access my google account on any google app on my Android 4.4.2 [duplicate]

Every time I try to log in my google account on playstore or gmail or any google app it always says "Can't Establish a reliable connection to the server" I have a really strong internet connection
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How to downgrade Sony Xperia Z1s C6916?

Edit: I got flashtool to work on pc. It seems the device and everything, but the program does not see downloaded firmwares, even if they were downloaded from the software itself. What I'm trying to ...
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factory reset Zte v816W fail from recovery [Rooted, Xposed]

My device have a strange problem. Its an MT6572 Android 4.4.2 rooted with KingRoot and Xposed installed. on OCT 10 it failed to charge while connected with PC for USB Data tethering so I decided to ...