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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Phone kept awake for half an hour after arriving home

My Moto X (2014) running Lollipop 5.0.1 sometimes starts chewing through battery upon arriving home after being away (or, possibly, getting back on a wi-fi connection is the trigger?). It does this ...
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Can not update to lollipop due to TWRP recovery

I use Nexus 7 2012 wifi version. I rooted the device and installed TWRP recovery on it when it was on 4.4.4. Now the lollipop update of 5.0.2 is available to install, whenever I download the update ...
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Moto G 2nd Generation - Mobile Data is not working after the upgrade to 5.0.2

MOTO G 2nd gen, Mobile data not working (India) post Android Upgrade to 5.0.2 from 4.4.4...any clue.. could be linked to improper upgrade and is there a way to restore ??
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Android L 5.0.1 wont unlink my exchange account from GMail

I updated my Nexus 5 to L5.0.1. No problems except my Outlook exchange account is now linked to GMail which I really do not want. There seems to be no way to unlink it either despite deleting the ...
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Lollipop on HTC One M8

I'm trying to update to Lollipop OTA on my HTC One M8, rooted, S-ON. I've read that it won't work with a custom recovery (I was using CWM) so I flashed a stock recovery and removed SuperSU, and that ...
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Android Lollipop — connect to Wifi and Cellular at the same time?

I've heard that Android 5.0 (Lollipop) supports the ability to connect to your Wifi and Cellular networks simultaneously, so I could connect to a private Wifi network (e.g. my GoPro camera) while ...
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set persistent search bar

On my Nexus 5 I have a persistent search bar that appears on all screens, regardless of launcher. I cannot remember or find where and how I set this. I would like to set the same feature on my Nexus ...
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Xposed framework on android L (5.0.2) [duplicate]

I would like install Xposed framework. My device is running Android L (5.0.2). The Xposed framework is compatible with android 5?
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Moto G 2nd Generation - Mobile Data is not working after the upgrade to Lollipop

I have Moto G 2nd Generation phone. After upgrading to Lollipop, my mobile data is not working. It was previously working in KitKat. I contacted network providers and made sure everything is ...
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What's an alternative to the KitKat-People's app groups view in Lollipop's Contacts? [closed]

In Android KitKat's 'People' application I was able to access my contacts per group assigned, as shown below using my Nexus 5: The new 'Contacts' application since the Android Lollipop upgrade does ...
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Nexus 5 lollipop update notification not showing up

My nexus 5 was showing the lollipop update notification till mid December. Now this is not showing up. While checking for system updates it shows the current time and os is up to date. Any one please ...
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Is it safe to install Android L on my Nexus 4 (January 2015)

I have a Nexus 4 that was killed (battery) when Google released android 4.4. It was the bug regarding battery being drained by the WiFi. It was such a pain to make Google sending me a refurbished one ...
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Where does Android Lollipop keep the mmssms.db file?

I need to delete the file so I can clear my messages, because a factory reset is not an option, and various softwares have not been able to clear the messages. I am already in root terminal mode, I ...
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Updating Nexus 5 from 4.4.4 to 5.0 a month late

So my parent's nexus 5 is currently on 4.4.4 and I want to upgrade them to 5. When the initial 5.0 OTA was released they told me they got the notification to upgrade to 5.0 but they didnt update ...
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On Nexus 4, system still “up to date” with Kit-Kat

I would like to install Lollipop over the air on my Nexus 4. I know that there is a factory image available, but I'd rather avoid install that if I can. I have a Nexus 4 that has been turned off from ...
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What happens if I factory reset the phone after upgrading to Lollipop? [duplicate]

I have updated the OS from Kitkat to Lollipop using system update. Now I want to factory reset. Does anyone know that after the factory reset Lollipop OS remains or it reverts to Kitkat?
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4K Video Recording with the Camera2 API

In the Android Lollipop, Google released the Camera2 API. Does this mean in Lollipop, any phone with a 5MP camera would be able to shoot 2K video and any 13MP camera would be able to shoot 4K video, ...
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Maps not pointing in the right direction [closed]

I have issues with google maps on my Nexus 5 running Android 5.0.1 The position dot (my location) has a spiky side indicating my orientation. However it doesn't point the right way. Let's say I am ...
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I'm still waiting for Lollipop OTA on my 2013 Nexus 7

It's now nearly mid January. Can anyone suggest or explain why my 2013 Nexus 7 has still not gotten upgraded to Lollipop? I know that it's possible to manually flash the OS, but I'd figured I'd just ...
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How to allow apps to delete SD card content

I have Android version 5.0 on two different devices and on both, if I delete any user content (e.g. photos, music) stored on the SD card it appears to be removed but moments later reappears exactly as ...
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Force portrait mode on TV through Slimport - Android 5.0

I just bought an iCAN MyDP Slimport to HDMI adapter for my rooted Nexus 5. It works perfectly fine, but when the phone is in portrait mode, the TV it is connected to makes the image smaller and ...
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Android L GMail app remove default account

I currently have Android L (5.0.1) installed on my Nexus 5. I thought my phone had a problem with syncing but it turns out that my GMail app keeps trying to sync my email address with GMail. I have an ...
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How to update my android OS? [duplicate]

Before two months my mobile phone was up to date in Android OS. I have updated my phone Nexus 5 to Android Lollipop. And After on Month, My mobile phone display was damaged,And i sent it to the LG ...
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Delay on notifications from Facebook and Skype app on Lollipop

I use a Google Nexus 5 with Android Lollipop, the latest version. I use both Facebook messenger, Skype, and Whatsapp as message services. All three of those often have a delay (up to 30 minutes ...
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Sync google+ Albums with Nexus 5

Is there a possibility to sync my google+ photo albums to my Nexus 5? My Galaxy Nexus, with the old gallery app, had the feature to "pin" albums locally to the device. My new Nexus 5, with the new ...
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A hidden exchange account

Yesterday my Nexus 7 (first gen) upgraded OTA from Android 4.x to 5.0.2 (Lollipop). After the upgrade completed I opened the Gmail app and it now shows both my normal Google account and my business ...
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How to know how long my smartphone is running

In Android Lollipop, I can only see the estimated time how long the device will be up. But I want to know how long my device is already running - where can I find this information? (Can't (and dont ...
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Turn down app volume in Lollipop while not in app? [duplicate]

In Lollipop the volume buttons seem to be context sensitive. In some apps the volume buttons adjust ringer volume, while in others it adjusts app volume. This usually works well, but I often want to ...
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How do I make the priority menu disappear

I recently upgraded to Lollipop on my Nexus 5. To put the phone on silent, I press the volume-up button and select Priority. Great. Now how do I make that menu go away? I can click on an empty area ...
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Cant click on heads up notifications on Lollipop Nexus 5 [duplicate]

I installed android lollipop from the factory images on googles website. I dont know if its supposed to be like this but i think not. I cant click on the options in the notifications be it to answer ...
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Root explorer does no work

I installed cm 12 on my nexus 4 and everything seems to work good. But even if I have root enabled and have given root rights to ES Explorer it is not able to mount the root explorer. I want to edit a ...
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Bypass proxy not working on Nexus 5 running lollipop

In my wifi network I need to connect to the internet through a http proxy. I am able to connect to the internet through the proxy server but the problem lies when I want to access my local servers. To ...
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Random crashes on Nexus 5 after installing (and uninstalling) Lollipop

I had been happily using a Nexus 5 for the past year until I did an OTA upgrade to Lollipop, after which it began crashing (powering off) multiple times per day without apparent pattern (sometimes ...
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Custom ringtone not working on Nexus 4 since OTA Lollipop

My problem is exactly the same as in this question: Custom ringtone not working on Nexus 5 since OTA Lollipop I have Nexus 4, never rooted, never jail-breaked after I installed the update to Lollipop,...
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View log files on rooted Nexus 9

I'd like to check some log files of a app I've downloaded from the browser. I rooted my device already and saw in the "SuperSU"-App a Logs-Tab. How can/do I use that? Or do I have to do something more?...
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Downgrade Nexus 9 running lollipop to KitKat [duplicate]

I'd like to downgrade my Nexus 9 to android 4.X (KitKat). Is this possible? I'm not the pro doing something like that and I could not find something with google. Can you help me please? Thank you
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Nexus 4 won't upgrade to Lollipop [duplicate]

Bought a factory refurbished Nexus 4 today. It started with jellybean on the first boot, a few updates later it gets to 4.4.4. Now it tells me that my system is up to date. I have another Nexus 4 ...
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Lollipop update on Moto G XT1033 [duplicate]

I check my Moto G XT1033 phone on daily basis hoping that one day I will get Android 5.0. But I didn't haven't got the update yet. Is there any current expected date it will be released in India?
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How do I add a second Google Apps account to my Nexus 9?

I'm trying to add my school Gmail account to my new Nexus 9 tablet. The OS is 5.0.1. The account is a Google Apps account. I've entered another Google Apps account without a problem. After I enter the ...
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5.0 update not received [duplicate]

Hi guys I searched alot but not found any thing related to this. So if anyone tell me what's the reason for this. I just purchased Google nexus 5 and upgraded from 4.4.2 to 4.4.4 and now waiting for ...
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Why did auto-upgrade Lollipop not hit in my Moto G 2nd Gen? [closed]

All,I am very excited to look forward to taste Lollipop in my Moto G 2nd, From the read, I was told Moto will auto-upgrade the Android system in their device from 4.4 to 5. I already checked my phone, ...
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Lolipop on Nexus 5 - trouble with trusted devices

I have a Nexus 5 running Lollipop. I purchased some NFC chips to use as trusted devices. Usually the first time I access one of the chips it works just fine but the next time I access it it acts like ...
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Will Android Lollipop be pushed to Nexus 7 device again

I received a push update for android 5 and was not installed as selected later as the timing of the notification wasn't the right time. My device now says the system is up to date Just wondering, ...
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Can't connect to OpenVPN properly on Lollipop

I'm having a problem similar to that described here: https://forums.openvpn.net/topic17851.html - namely I have a home OpenVPN server set-up that I can connect to with my Linux machines and with ...
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Google Maps failed to save offline maps on Lollipop

I'm using Nexus 5 32GB, Android 5.0.1. I'm trying to save maps offline, but it's showing me an error whenever I try to save. It seems the issue is on external storage; it's not writable. The issue ...
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How to get black keyboard layout for Lollipop keyboard?

I just updated my Nexus4 from Kitkat to Lollipop. The most obvious change for me is the background color of the theme and especially the keyboard. It used to have a black background, now its color is ...
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Lollipop: alarm isn't firing in time

After updating my Nexus 5 to Android 5.0 I noticed that alarm is not fired at set time (actually that spoiled my today's morning). When I set time for alarm it writes correct delta (e.g."Alarm set ...
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How to get Lollipop update for Nexus 5? [duplicate]

I bought Nexus 5, it had android 4.4.2. I updated it to 4.4.3 and 4.4.4, but I am unable to update it to 5.0. It says that system is up to date and it has been this way for a few hours. I know that ...
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Nexus 5 > Lollipop upgrade notification lost

I have an LG Nexus 5 and I am running Android 4.4.4 on it. I've been seeing a notification telling me there's an upgrade for my Android OS for several weeks now (Lollipop upgrade), but I've been ...
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Notification light in silent mode on Lollipop

With Android 4.4 on my Nexus 5, when I set the notification volume to 0, the notification LED would still pulse when receiving a notififaction. This is the setting I usually want. Now, with 5.0, I ...