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Questions tagged [5.0-lollipop]

Please only use this tag if you feel your question is specific to Android 5.0 -- the 10th publicly named Android release which debuted with the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 in November 2014.

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Screen not turning off while charging in floatify lockscreen

I am using floatify for lockscreen and there is a problem. While I connect my android device (my device is galaxy s4) to charger, the lockscreen turns on and never turns off. How can I fix this?
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scp for “Material Terminal”

OS: 5.0 Lolly-pop Device: Samsung Galaxy note 3 Using the terminal emulator "Material Terminal" is it possible to add an ssh command scp?
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How to fix Samsung Note 3 SM-N900 bootloader loop?

My Samsung Note 3 SM-N900 got fully discharged and now it's stuck at the samsung logo when I power it back on. Things that I have tried to fix my mobile: Wiped the Cache partition from the recovery ...
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Compass and gyroscope for Xperia Z1

I am looking for a way to create a flashable zip for the gyroscope and compass fix as it is not working after installing a custom ROM. Looking for ways to revert the kernal settings only for sensors. ...
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Push notification a certain date

I want to have a push notification a certain date. Google calendar lets me create "reminders", but I do not even see those in the app "Calendar" or the app "Google Calendar", even if the latter shows ...
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Prepare for Shutdown but not power off

We are using a custom Android device running on Android 5.0.1, which does not have a power button per say and no battery: when we plug in the device, then it boots, and we usually plug off the device ...
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Samsung j3 pro internal memory disappeared

Samsung J3 Pro just sent about 5GB of MP3 files from my Laptop to my phone and now the phone has nothing in its internal memory. It's like I have a new phone. Just default folders. I have telegram app ...
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Audio tags not playing. A fraction of a second if lucky

It seems like html5 audio tags are not playable on my LG G3, using google chrome 63, Android 5.0. When I click the play button. The playback will not start. If lucky, I will be able to hear as much ...
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What file system for Asus Zenfone 2 on CentOS 6.9?

I'm trying to mount my Android Asus Zenfone 2 on CentOS 6.9. I created a folder in /mnt/android as the mounting point. I edited the /etc/fstab file in the following way because somewhere in some ...
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Locating a wallpaper that comes activated by default after ROM flashing

So I have a v5.1 ROM that has this one wallpaper that automatically comes activated by default when the ROM is flashed that I wish to locate and "remove/replace" - yes I do not want to salvage the ...
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Add Smart Lock screen security options to Amazon Fire HD 8?

Smart Lock is present in vanilla Lollipop 5.* but isn't included in Amazon Fire HD 8, which is based on Lollipop. Can Smart Lock be added/enabled on Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet devices?
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Application Installation Error in Genymotion emulator [closed]

I am trying to run an application which I am developing currently in Android Studio 3.0 using Genymotion emulator with Android 5.0 - API 21 (Kernel version 4.4.10). All set up on Linux (Fedora 26). ...
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How to open local web pages in Chrome on external SD card

I wanted to be able to open local files in the Chrome browser. If I tap a local file (htm, rss) or paste a valid "file:" URI into Chrome it does not work when file is on external SD card. I am using ...
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Phone reception puzzle

My wife and I both have 2013 vintage moto g phones using the GiffGaff network. My phone gets decent enough reception, whereas my wife struggles to get reception most of the time (for instance see is ...
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My question is about diabled apps that my husband diabled

My apps including some of green robots have been disabled and I don't know how to restore. My space for new apps is messed up also. Help
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add your own apn type

In my android 5.0 in apn there is a setting called apn type which show some apn list i want to add ims option in that list internally.But I don't know in which system file i can do this?Does any body ...
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Samsung J3 2016 SM-J320F Setting External SD card as Internal

I'm new to smartphones and this is my first phone . I'm trying to sent external SD card as internal storage. Issue is that phone has only 8GB of ROM and by default 3.2 is System and 3.5 is Used space. ...
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How to access manually to google sync?

I wanna know how can I access my data on google sync. I mean my synced contact, calendar, note data, picasa, people details, chrome bookmarks etc. please help me with this issue!
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How to sync between two different application using google sync?

My Samsung Galaxy A5 phone has been stolen. I had memo app with many notes in it which were synced using google sync for sure but right now I'm using Google Nexus 7 Tablet and I really need my notes ...
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Change colour of contacts (Nokia 6)

Is it possible to change the colour of the contacts? It is getting confusing with my text conversations all colour coded but contacts completely random...
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“Unable to launch event error” when opening .ics file from browser or downloads

I have a Nexus tablet running Android version 5.0.1, Chrome 60, and Google Calendar 5.7 I'm unable to view .ics calendar files when downloaded from a website. These .ics files work on every other ...
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Can I use a windows 10 computer with Bluetooth as a trusted device for Smart Lock?

I have a desktop computer with an old Bluetooth 2.0 dongle and a HP laptop with Bluetooth 4.0 that I can pair successfully to my LG G3 running stock Android 5.0, but when Secure Lock asks me if I want ...
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Ringtone set from a file reverts to default after reboot

When I set a ringtone from a file ("More ringtones"), after reboot it reverts to the default ringtone on the pre-set list. How to fix this? When I choose a ringtone from the pre-set list, it does ...
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Issue with CWM recovery mode

I have flashed CWM onto my phone by using Odin as I'm trying to root, but when I boot into recovery mode, it just takes me to the stock recovery mode, and not the CWM version, so I can't install the ...
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Is it easy to remove encryption's password prompt on boot if I don't want it anymore?

As discussed here, there are some notable benefits to phone encryption, so I'm about to try it for the first time. Before doing it: will I be able to remove the password / lock in the future, after ...
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Why encrypt the device?

Android 5 offers two encryption features: Encrypt the device (phone) Encrypt the external micro SD card I understand the benefit of 2.: if someone takes my micro SD out and wants to use it on ...
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Android phone extension numbers

ANdroid 5.0.2 - Several contacts with same company phone # but different extensions. But it only keeps one extension. All the rest ignore my edit in which I add the extension #, even though it says it'...
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Full backup of only firmware and ROM from non-rooted Android devices (namely Samsung devices)

So, I've been looking around the Web, but haven't found anything conclusive. The closest things I could find were either options after rooting or an XDA post regarding near-full backups via ADB, but ...
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Phone memory contacts disappeared but can be searched in Dialer

All my contacts that were saved in phone memory suddenly disappeared. They would not show up in the Contacts app, but are somehow searchable using the Dialer app (using T9 shortcuts - for example to ...
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Does it harm if we remove system bloatware in rooted device?

I've rooted my Android 5.0 device and later I removed the system pre-installed apps, does this cause any harm to my device... Please help me out.
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ACME Android ROM Flash Fails to bootloop NEED HELP!

I was trying to install a Custom ROM on an ACME Tablet TB714 and it kind of went wrong. The tablet is set on a boot-loop which occurs on the manufacturer logo. The tablet has no volume buttons or ...
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removal of adware go.deliverymodo.com

I have Lenovo K4 note running on Android 5.1. This problem started today. Whenever I click on any page on chrome, the browser gets redirected to go.deliverymodo.com. We have three smartphones and a ...
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Download queued and stuck

I have Android 5.0.2. A notification showing in Line 1 "Downloading English (US) and Line 2 "Queued". I long touched on it and the text changes to Download Manager. How to get rid of this annoying ...
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how to recover bricked android?

I accidentally changed and update /system/bin/linker via Terminal Emulater with following commands for bypassing position independent execution (PIE): $ su $ cd /system/bin/ $ rm /linker $ cat /...
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What is KingoRoot error code 0x15F6D5?

I'm currently rooting a Samsung J1 Ace in Android 5.1.1 using KingoRoot in order to give Link2SD root access and move the apps, music, and other data files from its internal storage to a SD card. The ...
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KingoRoot is stuck at 90%

I'm currently rooting a Samsung J1 Ace in Android 5.1.1 using KingoRoot in order to give Link2SD root access and move the apps, music, and other data files from its internal storage to a SD card. The ...
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The contacts I save in my lava X1 grand gets automatically saved in another android Micromax canvas .. How to solve this problem?

The contacts added or deleted in one device gets automatically added or deleted in the other .
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Galaxy S5 device does not receive ip packet

I have the following setup: Android Galaxy S5 Mini. Android version 5.1.1. I have 2 network interfaces: Interface1 with ip: 192.168.5.1 Interface2 with ip: 192.168.5.10 I create a DatagramSocket ...
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Android 5.0: Create link in internal storage to SD Card

I have a LG G3 which I have repaired many times (actually by putting it into the furnace xD). Now I'm scared that my phone dies so I do a Titanium and Nandroid Backup every day, but none of these is ...
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How to access specific websites on my Note 3

I hope somebody can help me figure out what I need to do in order to access specific websites that is only accessible on PCs from my workplace. I think it has something to do with the IP address but I ...
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Using ADB, what command can I use to break/permanently destroy a Galaxy S5?

I really need to know how to completely fry an S5 (don't ask why) using ADB while attached to a USB to my computer. Someone had posted the instructions for an S4 but the command only turned it off and ...
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Can I flash a rom, that is not exactly made for my phone, but has the some socket (MT6753)? [duplicate]

My phone is an Elephone P6000 Pro with Android 5.1 and I want to flash the Vernee Thor's 7.1 rom. Both of the phone has MT6753. Is it possible?
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Network unavailable error when screen is off or after exiting the browser whilst downloading files

I am using UC browser mini , Iam using jio internet . When my phone's screen turns off or I exit the browser UC browser mini, the downloading file says that network unavailable what is the reason? ...
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Moving files with Terminal Emulator on a non-rooted Android

I'm using the Terminal Emulator app on a non-rooted Android 5.0.2 phone. When moving files from a folder of the external SD card to another with: mv /storage/extSdCard/DCIM/Camera/* /storage/...
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Rooting introduced adware; how to get rid of that (if needed including unroot)?

I have Lenovo Android tablet and I rooted using Kingo root. After rooting my device I started getting unwanted ads. So I unrooted the device using some Google references. But still I'm getting the ...
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Household material to mimic touches?

I'm using my Android 5.0 tablet as a drawing board, but it is hard to draw small details with finger. So, is there any common household material to mimic touch. I already tried pencil, but it won't ...
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Every album has the same icon

I downloaded Shuttle(free version) to listen to music on my Xiaomi Redmi 3 Pro. I downloaded a lot of music albums(only mp3 files), but the last one created a problem. When I downloaded this album, ...
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Show Settings->Apps on desktop as a distinct icon?

Sometimes I want to kill a buggy application (ANR) I've deployed to my LG G3. This seems to be done on Lollipop via Settings->General->Apps. I find it quite tedious to get there, every time I have to ...
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Can't record Facebook messenger call

My friend has Cloudfone excite prime. He can record the Facebook messenger, whatsapp calls using his phone's default voice recorder. I have Samsung Galaxy Note 3. If I try to record the messenger call,...
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My device can't play .m4a files

I've a Xiaomi Redmi 3 Pro. When I put some .m4a files on my device from my computer, I can't play them. I always have to convert the files from .m4a to .mp3 and then I can listen to them. How can I ...