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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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No sound Galaxy Sky

Have a Galaxy Sky that owes not ring when called, and The other person can hear me, but I cant hear them, even if the phone is on speaker phone. Any help with this would e great. Thanks in advance!
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Script to move files automatically - without root

I would like that when lauching an app / clicking on a desktop button of the phone, this happens automatically on my Android 5 non-rooted phone: mv /extSD/DCIM/*.* /extSD/phone/ mv /internal/DCIM/...
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How to change the name shown in my PC when I connect my phone in MTP mode?

When I connect my phone ( actually a 7' inch tablet ) to my PC and set the mode to be MTP, in my PC it shows GEM703L from where I can access Internal Storage and SD card, but the problem is that my ...
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What specifies the maximum supported sdcard capacity of a mobile phone?

I often see this in mobile phone specifications: "microsd card supported, up to 32gb" Is this limit really real? Does it depend on hardware or software? How to know for sure (e.g. using a software) ...
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What does RF Cal means?

I'm using android samsung galaxy s5. When I entered in the dial *#12580*369# it appeared some information about the phone. One of them is RF Cal (it is formated like a date). Does anyone knows what ...
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Many apps using sound crash after approx 15 minutes

I have a 100% normal Samsung Galaxy A3 2015 (SM-A300FU) with Android 5.0.2. It is non rooted. I notice that every time I use an app using sound (this might be an effect, but not the cause): WhatsApp ...
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Why some of music player sometime happen like this?

sometime the time display --:-- or big number like 628:22 at the start of the song. p/s: I have about 4000 songs in my lib with no organize at all, I throw every song in a folder
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Can't play .MP4 files on my android phone

I have an LG l33l. I recently recorded a video on my computer using Bandicam, in the .mp4 file. I edit my videos on my phone, so as usual, i try to take the recorded .mp4 file and send it to my phone. ...
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lollipop how to get music & photos on sd

I have Note 3 running android lollipop 5.0 How do I get my music and photos on to the 32Gb sd card? Note I do not want to move the apps just the data.
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No MTP with BLU Studio C

Unable to transfer files as notification status has no MTP when connected to my Dell PC. I have changed USB cables and ports. Also the device is not listed in my device manager nor is any ABD listed ...
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Smart lock not present in Security Settings

My device is listed to support Smart Lock, which bypasses the lock screen security when in a trusted environment. A saved location, bluetooth device, trusted face or voice is required to use this ...
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Android Lollipop 5.0.1 apps cache saved in apps data Example:

In Android Lollipop 5.0.1: cache are stored within apps data. Example: Facebook app had saved 400mb, not as a deletable cache but as app data. When I want to free up space I have to clear data and log ...
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How to install Android through CWM after accidentally deleting it

I have the Android phone Lava Iris X1. Unfortunately I have deleted my operating system in my phone. I want to install a new version of Android (Lollipop) on my phone with the help of Clockworkmod ...
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Drive for android

Can I create folder that can sync with Google Drive similar as Windows Actually I have to store some files common on my multiple phone, tablets and computer offline. I'm fine with Google drives ...
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Samsung devices: dual networking

I have the following setup: a Wi-Fi device which is NOT connected to the internet, like a drone or IoT device. The data of the device shall be uploaded to the internet. While it is possible to ...
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LineageOS with Goclever devices

Is it possible to have LineageOS on Goclever Quantum 350? Are system requirements for LineageOS high? I mean can I run Android 6 or 7 on my device. With CyanogenMod 12.1 it worked with Android 5.1....
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How do I stop Android to auto enabling allow unknown sources?

Every time I restart my android 5 lollipop phone It auto enables allow installation of apps from unknown sources option. I switch it off manually then in a few seconds a pop up for an unknown app to ...
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Please Help! Can I still access my files?

**Hi guys! I have made a serious mistake, and I feel so stupid! I was wondering if any you awesome people at AE would be able to save me. I have an LG G2 vs980 Lollipop 5.0.2 So, all I wanted to do ...
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Battery drains on airplane mode when there is no cellular reception

I always turn on the airplane mode on my phone running Android 5.0.2 before I go to bed. It's working great as there is at most 10% drop in battery percentage(usually around 6%). I have noticed a ...
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How can I switch from Bluetooth Discoverability mode to device discovery mode in android

I have a question regarding Bluetooth br/edr for android devices.I have a different type of requirement, In which a local device should discover nearby devices as well as local device should be ...
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Why I get the foolowing “Settings isn't responding. … close it”, when i turn Wifi on? (even in Safe Mode!) /Android 501 & Sams S4

Android 5.0.1 /Samsung S4, Not rooted. Why I get the following message dialog "Settings isn't responding. Do you want to close it?", every time when i turn Wifi on? (even when phone is started in ...
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Force inactivity lock on application that circumvents it

I have a game that disables inactivity lock on my phone as long as it is foreground (there's enough ways to do that if you look around on development SE sites). This is generally a good thing, since ...
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What is the minimum MicroSD speed necessary to extend the storage of an Android phone?

I want to extended the storage of my Android phone be switching it to a MicroSD memory, as Android Marshmallow allows. What is the minimum speed I need to use to avoid impacting performance? I am ...
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cannot update applications because of confused memory

Android 5.1.1 pulls this stunt off very so often. Smart manager states 408 MB free. But if I try to update some apps, Android imposes me to "Free up space", stating 79.51 MB is needed (in this ...
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DNS error on laptop when tethered to non-rooted Android 5.1 device

I am trying to hotspot my laptop from a non-rooted Android 5.1 phone (ZTE A110). On IPv4 and IPv6 I get Connection Status: Enabled - with high speed quality - but No Internet Access. When I run ...
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Why would google-related service have no Internet, while others do?

I'm fighting with a strange and annoying problem being forced to restart phone a few times each time I left home, even written here a question, effortless. However, I've started inspecting more. The ...
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There is no System Updates when I go to About Phone, please help?

recently I bought YotaPhone 2 from Aliexpress, and I wanted to update its android which is currently version 4.4.3, and when I go to Settings and About Phone, the first thing from the top is Status, ...
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Device permissions

I rooted HTC Desire 526 5.0 with kingroot Apk and it says that my device is not giving the root permission so what do I do to fix that please help me thank you dee
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I want to know what the middle notification symbol means please. the one That looks like a sheild with lines in it

I want to know what the symbol inn the middle means..the one with the lines: Screenshot (click image to enlarge)
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Boot only when connected to a Pc

Is possible to set my Android(Asus Zenfone 2) to only boot with it's connected to a specific computer via usb. No problem if root is needed.
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Will an Android phone still use data when cellular data is switched off?

I refer to the option under Settings / Data Usage. If that is turned off is there a possibility for the system to still use mobile data?
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Hacker keyboard emoji button

While in Discord on Android 5.0, Hacker Keyboard puts an emoji button instead of enter, putting enter to be accessed only by going to the special buttons(numbers and the sorts). I have to note that ...
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Random files keep reappearing on phone memory

I've bought a Lenovo a6010 a few months ago and after a while, on the phone memory files keep reappearing even after deletion. My question is, is it something to do with the amazingness of Lenovo's ...
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I can't install any app that requires at least Android 5.0 although I've updated to 5.0

I have a Sony Xperia C with Jellybean and there is no official update for its firmware. Sony gives up on it and won't release any more updates for it. I need to install some apps that need Android 5....
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How to force stop/block/blacklist UC News and 9apps from installing in my android phone for whole life

I am annoyed of the unwanted apps UC News, 9Apps and some other apps from automatically installing on my android phone. I have disabled install unknown source applications, but everytime I restart my ...
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Cannot log into my Google account, with any app

I cannot log into my Google account in any app, like Play Store or Google Map. Whenever I try this, I get an error stating (see figure below) Couldn't sign in There was a problem communicating with ...
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Flashlight not working in my android phone

flashlight of my android phone is not working. I have android lollipop 5.0 version and sony xperia m4 aqua dual phone. Once i am using flashlight in camera at very low battery level about 3%-4% after ...
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Folder becomes invalid after trying to create a nameless folder inside it by mistake!

My first post on stackexchange. I was trying to change the name of a folder inside another folder in my extsdcard. I cut the name. But unfortunately pressed the rename button before inserting a new ...
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Page Down and Page Up Don't Work

So I have an external keyboard plugged into my android device that has Page Down and Page Up keys but they don't work in anything but I think the Chrome web browser. Is there a fix for this? This is ...
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Huawei Ascend G630 shows on the display: “Recovery image verify failed”

I've spent much time reading up on my issue with no progress at all. I have a problem with a Huawei Ascend G630. I have never rooting my phone or flashing a custom rom. The phone does not work, I can’...
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How to upgrade Xiaomi Redmi 3 to Android Marshmallow?

I have recently updated the MIUI 7 to MIUI 8. Thought it was based on Android Marshmallow. But it is on the same Lollipop version. How do I update it into Marshmallow? I know there is no official way ...
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auto switch problem on music on(android version lollipop )

my android 5.1 lollipop switches to the next song if it experiences a shake so its frustrating when you are listening to music with the phone in my pocket, it auto switches to next song if it detects ...
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About security of my device

Once my friend login his google account in my device.Then he cleared my phone data by using lost my device option.Now how to protect my device from this type of problem?? Help me
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How do I disable audio pause in Android 5.0 when receiving notifications?

My device is running Android 5.0 and one annoying thing about it is that if I'm listening to music and get a notification, my music will pause just to play my notification sound. Is there a way I ...
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Rooted or not, I can not figure out

I don't know if someone already rooted my Samsung Sm-t530. Can somebody help me? I just find some files like Knox emulated Emulated Extsdcard Sdcard Mnt Storage/emulated Dev/emulated And i cannot ...
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Unlocking the Galaxy S5?

Stock firmware does not do for unlocking a locked Samsung Galaxy S5 ? from a certain network providers.
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'error: device not found' while connected to device through adb shell

Trying to deodex my Samsung Galaxy S4 (SC-04E). My device shows up upon adb devices, and I am able to successfully connect and su with adb shell. In shell: C:\Users\username>adb devices List of ...
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Will updating from KitKat to Lollipop delete my data?

I have a LENOVO A6000 running KitKat and I want to update it to Lollipop. I have important pictures and videos on my mobile. Will my data be deleted or remain the same if I update my mobile?
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How to downgrade to CyanogenMod 11 from 12.1 without wiping data?

Hello fellow Android Users, I have 2012 Nexus 7 WIFI (grouper) that I put CM 12.1 on in the past year. I'm running Lollipop 5.1.1 and it can be so slow! I was curious as to if there is any way I can ...
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Android 7inch RCA Tablet voyager

my tablet will not let me connect to WiFi it is saying authentication problem. I know I am keying in the right password. When I try to log into a diferent network it won"t let me log into my google ...