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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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Blocking notification based on content or sticky-ness

I have a messaging app (TextNow) that sometimes likes to put a sticky notification up (to notify me that I have used up my data and am being throttled), which I do not want and cannot be disabled in ...
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command line text editor for android lollipop terminal emulator

Is there any text editor for lollipop which i can use from terminal emulator??The editor must be like gedit or notepad like (means i can create any kind of file like .txt .c .cpp .html etc)I have used ...
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Why app data isn't on sd card even if android says its on sd card?

"Data on SD Card 2GB" / SD Card is almost empty Can I do something with this without rooting phone? It's same for other apps with app data.
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Ads and popups on my browser

I am trying to browse on my Samsung android phone using Chrome and I keep on being redirected and having all this kinds of popups coming up. I have tried all solutions offered online and none is ...
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Stuck on Download Pending in Play Store after Updating to Lollipop

Good day, as the title states, whenever I download an app from the Play Store, it just says Download Pending. There is no queued apps being downloaded. I tried the force stop, clear cache, clear data ...
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my whatsapp showed my lastseen at 2:23 a.m ,when i had left the aap around 2:01 and was not even connected to the internet

The problem is really serious. i need to get a solution for this. my boyfriend thinks that I am cheating on him. I do not know much about whats app and i have not tried doing anything. i need ...
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Android Phone Bricked is Flashable But Won't Start after flashing stock rom

I am using Android One Sprout4 Version. Mt6582. Below case I used Stock Rom of my phone to recover it. SP Tool (Smart Phone Flash Tool) My phone started getting system app crashes. So I used Philz ...
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Volume Rocker Volume Problem

I am using a Xiaomi MI 5. Let me explain my problem. Earlier, When I need to increase/decrease volume all I needed to do was press the volume key and touch anywhere in the volume area so it changes ...
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Device update lying about wifi access

I have a Samsung tablet running Android 5.0.2. Since roughly the new year it has been reporting a system update available. It took me a few days to clear off the 270MB its asking for, but I've done ...
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How can I access my Android file system without rooting my tablet?

I have a Viking Pro with 32 GB, 1GB RAM, and a 32 GB SD CARD. I want to know how I can access the entire filesystem of this tablet without having to risk rooting it. So my question is in the title: ...
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My android phone is stuck and won’t boot past its logo

After I root my phone to uninstall some not used apps, my phone failed to reboot and stuck, it seems that I uninstall some system apps by mistake. my phone model is sony Xperia t2 and my android ...
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Removing contact's number from Whatsapp [duplicate]

I have removed a contact's number from Contacts. Also blocked the number on Whatsapp but number is still there in Whatsapp. How to remove it from there as well?
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how to by pass google account on my itel 1556 [duplicate]

My phone is bringing me tó write the google account which was previously synced into the phone but this was not mine í just bought it from someone.how can í do?
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How does Whatsapp store the chats and contacts of any given user, and are they recovered if one installs Whatsapp on a different phone?

I currently have a Nokia Lumia, with Windows Phone 8.1 installed, and an Asus Zenfone 5, with Android 5.1 Lollipop. Both of them are old and outdated, but the Lumia is horribly so. In fact, I almost ...
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I can't delete bad piggies off Galaxy S4

I installed the game thinking I'd play it, but I changed my mind. Anyway, that's not too important. I clicked uninstall, and it does say it uninstalled it, but in the application manager, it is still ...
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Cannot remove root and Kingroot

I installed Kingroot and rooted my phone. I don't know how it happened but Kingroot became my system application and now it cannt be removed. If I open Kingroot and go to its settings and try to ...
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How do I fix malware installed automatically in the /system directory?

I bought a Lyf Flame 7 from Reliance Jio last september. It runs on Android Lollipop. My phone is not rooted and it has never downloaded any other apps from the internet except from the Play Store. ...
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Annoying issue with my Gionee P5L

My phone's model is Gionee P5L. For the few days I am facing this stupid and annoying problem. I don't know why and how but I have multiple copies of the same apps in my phone... For example I have 2 ...
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Can't Install Any App On my android(Tried Everything)

I Tried Everything, but can't install, I tried clearing all cached and all data including google play, I factory Data reset, I tried installing apks, Help!! My device Is rooted, My own thought that ...
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insufficient memory error but i having enough memory

Although I have 500 mb space left on my android lollypop internal memory, When I try to install or upgrade any of the apps I got a message that your memory is full. How can I sort out this problem? I ...
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Updated from lollipop to marshmallow causing problems

I got an update this morning for my Galaxy A5 (2015), to update from. Lollipop 5.0.2 to marshmallow 6.0.1 and now I keep getting this pop-up every 5 seconds. Screenshot (click to enlarge) I can ...
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Help with rooting lollipop, Verizon branded phone

I want to root my HTC One M7, but it is branded by Verizon. When I got to: Settings>About>Software information, I have: When I click More, I have: I had root from the app Kingoroot (yes with ...
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am switch-user 0, not root

My phone is not rooted. I want to root it really bad, but it is Verizon branded, so... I was just playing around with am and decided to run am --help. I found am switch-user <USER_ID>, and ran ...
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How can I get the IMEI on Lollipop and upper with ADB?

I'm trying to get the IMEI with this command "adb shell dumpsys iphonesubinfo" but is not working. Also I try this: adb shell service call iphonesubinfo 1 but neither How can I resolve it?
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How can I connect Android to my PC for backups?

When I plug in my Android into a WIn7 or Win8 machine, they tell me that the device is unrecognized. Yet the manual that came with the Android clearly shows this being done. This is an RCA Viking ...
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How to hard reset MI tablet when the volume down key and power key combination leads to fastboot screen

I want to hard reset my MI tablet as I have forgotten the pattern and the developer options are also not turned on. By try all the key combinations, the fastboot screen comes up and the boot menu ...
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Insufficient free space on SD card when there's still some room on it

I'm experiencing a weird behavior on my Neffos C5 smartphone with Android 5.1 . The phone is rooted, and I have the ability to write directly to the SD card because of editing the /system/etc/...
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Location and filenames of wireless drivers on Android 5.02, Kernel 3.10.49?

I am looking to fuzz the wireless drivers and linked / associated files on Android 5.02, kernel version 3.10.49. I am looking for vulnerabilities in those files. I believe I need to know what the ...
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Does anyone know how to or managed to upgrade to Lollipop a Samsung Galaxy Tab E?

I am asking specifically for the following models of Samsung Galaxy Tab E which seems to be stuck on KitKat(4.4) without being able to upgrade to Lollipop(5.0) ? SM-T113NU SM-T561 SM-T560 Does ...
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Not executable: 64 bit ELF file

I am new to this community, and its my first question.I am facing an issue that is I added a binary file to the android file system /system/bin/ directory and if i try to execute the file its showing ...
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Galaxy S4 no IMEI but working baseband and calls

I have a weird issue on my Samsung Galaxy S4 @ Android 5.0.1 I have just purchased this device and while testing the various features i discovered that the IMEI is "unknown". As far as I known this ...
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Are contact groups totally gone for Marshmallow?

I own a Sony XZ with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and I just upgraded from a 4.4 KitKat phone. Under Google Contacts you can add each user to one or many groups and these groups were visible under ...
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Difference between Android ID and device ID

What is the difference between android ID and device ID? Here's how I obtain them: Android ID: String androidID = Settings.Secure.getString(MainActivity.this.getContentResolver(), ...
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Phone randomly slowing

My phone is a Sony Xperia Z1s running lollipop, and I've noticed that this device loves to be very slow and choppy, even after a week after a clean install. The worst part, the slowing is inconsistent....
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Is there a way to fix the memory leak in 5.0.1

I'm using a Samsung GT i9500 running 5.0.1 stock firmware. The RAM gets full after a few days and device gets extremely laggy. Is there a way to fix this by modifying some system files? If yes, what ...
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Google account remove

So I found a phone and I can't use it because I don't have or know the Google account that us linked in with the phone. How do I go about removing the account. I've factory reset it and everything. ...
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How to find a specific picture in Android's gallery app?

I have some 1,500 photos on my smartphone taken over the course of more than a year. In the Android default gallery app, the most recent pictures are shown on top, in a two-column layout. How can I ...
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Stuck inside twrp, can't get out

Help! Last question I asked was a software issue. Anyway I am stuck in twrp. I just formatted my phone this time in twrp and it was successful. I then installed my stock/custom rom and it was ...
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Rooted (Verizon) Samsung Galaxy S4 — run FM Radio app?

I'm considering rooting my (Verizon) Galaxy S4, currently running Lollipop as pushed by Verizon in August 2015 (plus any updates that have pushed out since then). There appears to be no likelihood ...
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Missing notification sounds in android 5

I wanted extra notification sounds in my android 5 device (Micromax Canvas Tab P290). After rooting, I added some ogg files to /system/media/audio/. For unknown reason, all the notification sounds are ...
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My Samsung J5 fell and the touchscreen, as well as the LED-screen are completely broken. Hwo can I make a backup?

As the title says, the screen is completely broken. Apart from a few pixels lighting up when I turn it on. How can I make a backup without enabling USB-Debugging and unlocking the screen?
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Lenovo vibe K5 is not turning on anymore

I have rooted Lenovo Vibe K5 and i had installed CM 13 (Marshmallow) it was working good cause of some need, i had to install CM 12.1 (Lollipop) and i tried installing through TWRP recovery CM 12.1, ...
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Lollipop plays call notification ringtone instead of notification ringtone when a text is received

Device: Motorola Moto G4 Plus First of all, I set a custom ringtone for the calls. That works as intended. Now the issue is that custom ringtone is played whenever I receive a text as well. I expect ...
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Facebook stuck notification “cast device not connected”

I have a notification that can not be removed,created by the facebook app with message "Cast Device Not Connected". I did notice that it happens any time I open a facebook video where catable device ...
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Official firmware for Moto G 2014 XT1069

I've got one Moto G 2014 XT1069 (dual sim) device, that I might need to flash the factory image. The point is that I'm totally new to this, and although I have found many tutorials on the matter, I'm ...
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Install CA Certifcate using ADB?

I'm in an annoying chicken-and-the-egg loop. Android Browser (the stock browser) is rejecting a bunch of sites certified by Comodo certificate authority. I'm on Comodo's site trying to download their ...
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I factory reset my SM-A300FU with TWRP and lost access to Play Store

I factory reset my SM-A300FU with TWRP and I can't access Play Store as it says: "Checking info..." then it says:
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Lollipop boots only in recovery

I am using a Lenovo p70 phone with custom aosp 5.1 arm64 based rom! I am using TWRP recovery. Until today i had no problems with the recovery. Today i rebooted my phone in recovery by typing reboot ...
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How To Fix Android 5.0.2 Recognition issue with Windows 10?

I have an issue with Android lollipop (5.0.2) and Windows 10. The Windows 10 computer doesn't recognize the Phone. I tried to install the driver manually, I tried to uses another cable and I tried to ...
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How do I add another keyboards into Remix OS (Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand Keyboards)

I have a problem which are I cannot add another keyboards namely, Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand. I cannot change the Keyboard from English language to Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand languages. I ...