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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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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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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Nexus 4 Stuck at “Checking connection..” after factory reset

My Nexus4 mobile is on android-5.1.1 version. Today I tried to factory reset my mobile and completed reset. After reset rebooted my mobile and it went through language selection screen. Selected wi-fi ...
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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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Play store fails to update apps under lock screen

I have noticed on my Sony Xperia Z1s running lollipop 5.0.1 that apps fail to install if I lock the phone or it times out. Apps do install in the background, though, if the phone is being used or ...
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I am unable to write files to my OTG usb storage

I bought a Sandisk 32GB Ultra OTG pen-drive yesterday and it was working fine, as in would allow me to both read/write through my Moto G(2nd Gen). Last night, I plugged it into my Samsung Galaxy ...
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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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Installation aborted when trying to adb sideload to Nexus 7 for upgrading to Lollipop

I have a Nexus 7 2012 device and I am attempting to upgrade to lollipop. I can get the right image from: https://developers.google.com/android/nexus/images However, when I try to upgrade from 4.4.2,...
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How to use network interface as non-root user?

I want to communicate between my Android device and my Linux box over IP through the USB network interface mode. The device I'm using is a OnePlus One running CM12.1 nightly builds. It's rooted and ...
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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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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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Lins2SD app error: could not load library libsigchain.so. What does it mean?

I've a Lenovo A 7000 (64-bit) Android mobile. While using Link2SD app on my rooted mobile, I observed an error after trying to move an app to SD. It says: WARNING: linker: could not load library "...
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Suddenly phone is dead for no reason (it has non-removable battery)

We have a Micromax Q380 at home which is running Lollipop. It was working fine last night and suddenly it is not responding this morning. Power button and it's combination with volume buttons won't ...
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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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Lollipop - mute notifications but not calls

I'd like to have phone calls ring at full volume, and all other notifications be silent. Notifications should still vibrate and/or use the LED; whatever their default behavior is. I can't figure out ...
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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 ...
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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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How to root Moto E

I have a Moto E and I want to root it so I can have more access. I can't link my SD card to my apps or connect SD or hotspot because it says I don't have root permission.
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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I have bricked my android phone. Is there any way to go back?

I just bought a new android phone running Lollipop 5.1. flashed a custom recovery (a modified recovery based on clockworkmod recovery). Then flashed a buggy custom ROM. In which many of the functions ...
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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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How to activate Google now voice commands from the lock screen like siri?

I just switched from an iPhone, and I want my android to have the same behavior as iOS where you hold the home button, and siri starts listening. With my android, I have to wake up and unlock the ...
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Root Lenovo vibe p1ma40 with Lollipop 5.1

I'm trying to root Lenovo vibe p1ma40 with Lollipop 5.1 this particular device since last couple of day, without any success. So I need your help to do this, or not this particular device but it would ...
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How to get xposed framework on Lollipop (Samsung)?

I am on Samsung Galaxy note 3 SM-n900 Android 5.0 Stock Firmware (API-21). I am able to install xposed framework easily on Kitkat and Jellybean, however, i want to be on lollipop and cannot figure out ...
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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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Set default storage to SD card on Moto E running Lollipop

I have Moto E 2nd gen. and I want to set SD card as my default storage. I googled but nothing useful found. Can someone help me?
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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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How to re-partition MT6582 device? (EBR1 & MBR only available) (Infinix X507)

How could I re-partition my MT6582 device: Infinix Hot X507's Internal Storage (also known as Apps Storage Partition, System Storage) in order to expand it (it's about 1.04GB now, and only 3MB are ...
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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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Should Dalvik Cache be wiped in Android OS that supports ART?

When switching custom ROMs (in ART), is it necessary to wipe the Dalvik Cache? Wiping the Cache is necessary, but should wiping Dalvik (which doesn't exist in Android Lollipop and afterward) be ...
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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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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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Stuck at Google logo AND system recovery AND oem locked

Please tell me there's a solution to this..! SHORT version: Normal startup: Stuck at Google screen. Unlock bootloader: Stuck at selection. Recovery mode: Stuck at Google screen. Long version My ...
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Should I install higher CWM on old device?

I am updating my Galaxy S3 Mini with Android 5. Here is my steps: Copy the Lollipop firmware and Google apps package downloaded in the page above into phone (not sd card). Because I meet the fail to ...
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Lollipop (sony experia Z3 compact) - disable mobile data notification

I just recently upgraded to lollipop. One thing that is annoying, is with notifications. Most of the time I have mobile data disabled, because in most places I can connect to wifi (when I need ...
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How do I browser folders in Lollipop?

How do I browse my Downloads folder on my Nexus 6? Or Pictures or Audio or any folder? Right now, I do so by opening Gmail, and browsing possible attachments, which is silly but works.
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Switch carrier error

I have Lenovo A6000 plus. Still running on 4.4.4 I tried update my OS via Lenovo update as I haven't done it a long time and Lollipop is there Download seems fine, and it changed into recovery mode to ...
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How to calibrate a new Nexus 5 battery that's higher capacity than original?

Just got a KBTEL battery that's 3800 mAh compared to the original 2300 mAh nexus battery. I charged it dead overnight, and now its been running for more than 7 hours and the capacity shows below 5% ...