Questions tagged [6.0-marshmallow]

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How To File Sharing From PC To Remix OS on VM-ware Player?

I have a problem, I have installed my Remix OS on my VM-ware Player and I would like to transfer file between PC and Remix OS. how do file sharing between my PC and my Remix OS? Because it cannot ...
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Change functionality of Navigation bar in Android M

I want to edit the functionality of my Navigation bar. I would like to change the "app switcher button" to "Switch to Last App" and long-press to be "app switcher button". I know this is doable with ...
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Grey circle background on app icons

I have a Samsung Galaxy S7 on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and I just looked at the home screen and some of my app icons have a grey circle around them. Is there any meanings of this? Is it possible to ...
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VoLTE is working in preinstalled Cyanogen OS but not in CyanogenMod

I was trying to use VoLTE in my phone but eventually landed up with result: CyanogenOS can run VoLTE based SIM card CyanogenMod can't run them. Tried 1. Setting LTE Only option in ##4636## 2. ...
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Last Update removed icons from several apps

I have a Moto G 3rd generation, and updated it with latest Android version (24.11.25). After the Update the icons for some APP disappeared. I think it were all the applications i had moved to my SD ...
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How to Create batch SYMLinks

I'm installing legacy Termux on an Android 6.0 device. I downloaded the legacy app- and the legacy packages. There is a txt file with all the symlinks that need to be created. I'm looking for a way to ...
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How to activate clock on lock screen?

I am using Android 6.0 / Cyanogenmod 13. Somehow I have deactivated the clock on my lock screen and I can not find the place where to activate it. Now I have only the unlock pattern there, the place ...
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Internal memory almost full

I've got Samsung Galaxy J5 with Marshmallow 6.0.1 and in this phone I've got internal memory of 8 gb and a memory card of 8gb. I've stored every little picture and audio in external memory and many ...
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How to re-enable apps using ADB?

I got a samsung galaxy folder 2: https://www.samsung.com/hk_en/smartphones/galaxy-folder2-g165/ It runs Android 6.0.1 Anyways I am not new to ABD and have used it to uninstall system apps on my other ...
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Outlook Auto-Sync keeps re-enabling — How to ultimately deactivate it?

I've got a weird phenomenon on my Android 6.0 where Outlook Auto-Sync is automatically and silently re-enabled. I haven't figured out yet when exactly this happens but I'm deactivating Auto-Sync and ...
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Increase internal memory of Samsung J2 prime

I bought Samsung J2 prime phone. Some details of that phone as follows. Model - SM -G532G Android version - 6.0.1 I heard that earlier it came with good feature that allow us to format external SD ...
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Importing contacts from old dumb phone

My mom uses an ancient Samsung SGH-C140 dumb phone with a mini SIM that has 150 contacts capacity. However all her contacts are stored on the phone, and there are around 400 of them. After all these ...
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Recover photos that got deleted when device switched off?

I have a Moto X Pure running Android 6.0. I have a lot of pictures saved on it. I was recently taking pictures and the device ran out of battery and switched off. When I got home and turned it back on,...
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Changing bootlogo Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet

I'm trying to change to splash-screen / boot logo of my Sony Xperia Z4 tablet (SGP771) I have already rooted my device. With the help of the bootimg.exe tool I unpacked the boot.img - exchanged the ...
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Custom OS samsung galaxy e5

Is there any chance of installing official Samsung galaxy s5 6.0 marshmallow firmware on samsung galaxy e5 using odin?
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How to decrypt Adopted Storage?

Using the SD card as Adopted Storage encrypts it. How can it be decrypted?
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Remove Phh's superuser?

I have TCL Alcatel Pixi 4 (5) 5010D phone that i bought and decided to root it. I was kinda new to this kind of rooting (a bit complex) because i used kingroot before and it worked just fine till i ...
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Why do I keep getting “not enough storage space”

I have an LG Stylo with a 32gb SD card, which is supported on my phone, and I have 29gb free. I try to move an app of any size and I am told there is not enough space. One or two apps move, but the ...
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Native phone app and Hangouts both answering calls

I have a Samsung Galaxy 7 running Android 8.0.0 using Ting on the Sprint network. I use Google Voice and Google Hangouts. When I get an incoming call on the Google Voice number, both the native phone ...
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LG G3 Restart and Shut down automatically

I have LG G3 (D855) and running stock firmware, Someday back my phone start showing invalid sim then i tried same sim with different phone and its working. Now i know there is some fault in phone, i ...
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Android system battery drain

My android phone has heavy abnormal battery drains coming from Android system. 2000mAh and above on a single charge! I know for certain this is a software issue and not hardware. Before I hit the ...
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Can I found a contact photo in Android 6.0?

I want to add a photo to contact. So I found the person I want to add photo. And I click the camera icon then it took me to the camera and I took a photo of him. After that it crop the photo into ...
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ANDROID6 My phone changes the MAC Adress every time I log into a WLAN, how can I stop it?

I have a rooted phone that has a interesting habit: it changes the MAC Address every time I log into a WLAN. In the beginning it was funny, but now I want to stop it. Do you know if there is any ...
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Barcode Scanner not recognised as physical keyboard Android 8

I have the following bluetooth barcode scanner: https://tera-digital.com/collections/barcode-scanner-1d/products/tera-mini-wireless-barcode-scanner-compatible This pairs and connects to my Lenovo E10 (...
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Moto G3 (6.0) - Can't access files, tried many guides

I'm unable to access files on an Moto G3 updated for Marshmallow 6.0 ("this folder is empty" when connected to a pc, tried on several computers). I tried several fixes and guides but nothing out there ...
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Fix SELinux contexts for a SU binary

I am trying to root my android 6.0.1 phone using the following method: I first booted into a TWRP image using fastboot boot, then using the TWRP terminal I copied the su binary from the SuperSU kit ...
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Android 6.0.1 Mobile Data Only Working in Notifications and Hotspot

This problem started randomly in the middle of the night while I was reading Wikipedia pages. New pages started to load only the HTML at first but proceeded to completely fail to load. (ERR_TIMED_OUT)....
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Stream audio from android to Windows 10 using USB Connections

I'm currently finding a way how to stream or send the audio that android plays to a windows 10 computer without using any wireless techniques to avoid wireless congestions. Is there any? By the way, ...
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How to install working Play Store on a clean device (CWM13 ROM)?

I did a factory reset recently, and when I installed the latest version of Play Store and Google Play Services on my Android 6.0.1 device from APKMirror, it keeps showing Unfortunately, Google Play ...
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Android Backup manager - restore from Nougat to Marshmallow

Earlier Device: LG Nexus 5X. My Device: OnePlus 3 Earlier, I was able to use Tap&Go or just import all the data by signing into my Google Acc. However, with my device, when I used Tap&Go or ...
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ServiceManager: Waiting for service media.audio_policy

I was trying to boot Nexus 7 2013 Flo rom in Deb. The ROM is PhoenixOS. I'm stuck at waiting for service media.audio_policy. The LCD itself sometimes showing "Starting Apps", other times it just ...
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Unfortunately google play store has stopped

I installed Android 6.0 on my one plus x phone last week. Now I see these errors pop up, "unfortunately google play store has stopped" & "unfortunately google play services has stopped". I ...
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how i can unlock my phone lenovo a7700 pattern lock

I use pattern lock but today I forget my pattern so please tell me how can I unlock my phone my phone os version is 6.0 Marshmallow
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How to fix 'Your SIM cannot be registered' problem with Moto G2 on Marsh Mallow

I have moto g 2nd generation mobile with android marshmallow 6.0. The problem is suddenly one day, one of my SIM doesn't get signal at all and I tried these steps: settings>More>Cellular ...
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Why Google Play services upload nonstop 1MB/s everytime the device is connected to wi-fi?

Device: Nexus 5, Android Version 6.0.1 Every time the phone is connected to my home wi-fi after a couple of minutes the phone uses my whole bandwidth to upload something to varying Google (1e100.net)...
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How to disable device administrator that stops Settings app?

I try to disable two apps: Tasker and Applock, from device administrators, but when I tap to uncheck it, the Settings app stops. Other device admins like Cerberus can be enabled/disabled. I sent an ...
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Does the Nexus 7 [2013] (Wi-Fi) tablet update to Android 6?

In my country, Nexus 7 2013 Wifi only tablets are still available. It comes with Android 4.3, but I was told that it updates to 6.0.1 (official update). Does anyone know if this is true? Also, is it ...
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how to *really* kill adware app

the BLU Dash X2, Android 6.0, has a known adware app shown as Preinstall Data2 in the Settings | Apps list, and I finally figured out this is the same as com.android.packages.oseasapps shown in pm ...
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PC bluescreen when enabling adb on phone connected to PC via USB

I'm using Cyanogenmod 13 Nightly (Android 6.0.1) for LG G3 Beat and i tried to use adb but as soon as I enabled adb on phone the bluescreen on pc (Windows 10) shows up saying ...
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Why aren't my apps updating automatically?

i recently bought a Nexus 5x and installed all my previous apps. Everything was ok until i realized that Play Store was not updating automatically any of the aplications. I have checked the options ...
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How to change the default action for when phone is plugged in to a computer?

When I plugged in my phone to my computer for the first time it gave me a list of options to choose for what to do when it is plugged in. I tapped one of the choices and then mistakenly tapped "Always"...
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Does power saving help when screen and data are off?

I'm wondering how much impact power saving has when the screen and WiFi and cellular data is off? I'm in the habit of turning power saving off whenever I unlock my phone and back on when I lock it, ...
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Editing personal dictionary on Android 6

As it seems Android blocks third party apps from editing the personal dictionaries for some reason. I just upgraded from Android 4 to 6 and want to import my personal dicitonary, but the apps I've ...
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Boot loop after updating HTC One M8 to Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Couple of days back, I got the notification to download and install official Android 6.0 (build 6.12.401) in my HTC One M8 (not rooted, was running Android 5.0.2). As I downloaded and installed it, ...
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Error when migrating data from internal microSD to internal storage despite apparent available space

I have a Moto G3 (Android 6.0) with a microSD of 2GB that I configured to use as internal storage. It's been working fine for years, but I want to upgrade to a larger and faster card. So, I'm first ...
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How can I replace the little camera icon at bottom of lock screen (no root)?

Hi Android enthusiasts, I have Xolo Era X1 running Android 6.0 My lock screen unlocks by swiping upwards. Now there are 2 icons at the bottom, one launches Google talking girl and the other opens ...
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How do I change temperature units in Android wear weather app?

Just got a fossil Q Founder smartwatch. How do I change the default weather app to use Celsius? Currently it is showing Fahrenheit. I've changed literally every single setting I can think of. I have ...
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WhatsApp notification showing “Deleting all messages”

My father has a Samsung Galaxy On5, Android 6.0.1-Marshmallow. Today, all of a sudden, the WhatsApp on his phone started showing this: I quickly restarted the phone, but the notification again came ...
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Setup wizard on samsung phone: run or make it run

How can i make a samsung phone, go through setup wizard again so the end user may personalize the phone? I tried the factory reset but it wipes all data and applications installed, my interest is to ...
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Internal Storage calculation wrong

The calculation does not really add up. Previosly more storage was occupied by Spotify although the downloaded music is saved to the external SD card. How can I get Android to recognize the correct ...

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