Questions tagged [7.0-nougat]

Please only use this tag if you feel your question is specific to Android 7.0 Nougat. It was officially released on August 22, 2016, on Nexus devices.

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How to update HTC desire 630 to Android 7 without rooting the phone?

I would like to update my HTC desire 630 to Android 7 without rooting it. I currently have 6.0.1 installed. Have anyone done it? Are there any good articles? I found this one, not sure if to try it ...
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Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 in bootloop (standard recovery not working!)

Hi enthusiastic community! I would need your help and advice! The device: Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (SM-T819) bought with Android 6 second hand --> last week updated to Android 7 NOT rooted, original ...
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Whats the best way to uninstall an app on 7.0 Nought?

When uninstalling apps on 7.0 nougat, is it best to use the App Mgr. or uninstall it directly from the screen dragging it to the uninstall area?
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Force country code on known numbers to send an SMS

I've been looking on the internet for an answer, to no avail. I have a phone mostly used in France, I recently brought to the US with a US sim card. Unfortunately, most contacts were added with the ...
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Notifications are very delayed on android - but only sometimes (apparently FIXED)

I searched for my problem but what I found either wasn't answered or was very old response and maybe things have changed since then... I just got a Samsung Galaxy S8 and it's amazing, but maybe since ...
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Odd vibrations after upgrading to Nougat

I own a Moto G4 XT-1622. I was stupid enough to upgrade the firmware using the Indian firmware. Since then I experience phantom vibrations. I hesitate whether I should flash the "correct" firmware ...
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Are there benefits to using Greenify with Android Nougat?

Greenify by Oasis Feng (donation package) is a well-regarded tool to manually and automatically freeze apps that are not in use. Typically, Greenify's benefits are to: increase battery duration ...
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Where to find gmail accounts in a rooted system

I am searching for my google accounts in my android 7.0 system so maybe I can make a backup and copy to another device. I have multiple accounts on my devices. My devices are rooted.
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Transfer multiple google accounts to a new device

I have several google accounts for different games, work and personal. I have 2 new devices on Android 7.0 Nougat. I would like to know how to transfer then all to the new devices without having to ...
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T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Wifi calling with different dialer app

I have a Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge with 7.0 Nougat. I have the google dialer ported and installed to my phone. Since my phone is T-Mobile, I have wifi calling. If i use this 3rd party dialer app, will I ...
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Is it possible to implement seamless update in a ROM for nexus 5?

Android Nougat’s “Seamless Updates”, Explained Seamless update feeature that was implementated in Android Nougat needs proper hardware config to work, which is nothing but another partition created ...
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Android N update: strange icon

I've got a Samsung Galaxy S6 edge and yesterday I updated it to Android 7.0. It's really easy to use and I really like it. But I have a question: In the notification bar there is an icon that I never ...
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My phone (Google) thinks I live in a town that doesn't exist

I live in a town called "Rock Rapids, Iowa." It happens to be partially in Rock Township and partially in Riverside Township of Lyon County, Iowa. But when I ask for my weather, it says I'm in "Rock ...
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Can I flash my phone with another region firmware?

I want to root my huawei phone but i've only found firmwares from another countries, would I have any problem if I flash my phone with any of these firmwares
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Checking SELinux permissions in Android?

Is there a tool that will allow me to check what permissions an application has in a file or folder?
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How works Android 7.0 Nougat Easter Egg?

I just installed the newest version of Android (Nougat) for my Sony Xperia Z5 and I know that in each version of this OS there is an easter egg in the option menu, so I tried to activate it by tapping ...
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How to run Windows 10 in a virtual box on an Android phone?

I use my phone for communications and work on the go. I use a windows 10 tablet connected to external mouse/keyboard and monitor. Many programs such as email and contacts etc., are duplicated on each ...
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S-helth in my Samsung Note 5 'none rooted' android 7.0 Nougat, is not working

S-helth in my Samsung Note 5 'none rooted' android 7.0 Nougat, is not working, I tired so many methods... but no use my phone is not rooted, but I get following message every time I open s-helth, that ...
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Android 7 predictive text multiple languages

Last night, my phone (Samsung Galaxy S6) updated from Android 6.something to Android 7.0. Since I use my phone for typing both Dutch and English very often, occasionally even within the same ...
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How do I force timer volume on, regardless of Vibrate or Mute mode in Android 7.0?

I always keep my phone on Vibrate. That being said, I've never had this issue before until I had to get a new phone on 7.0. Previously, the phone I had from 6.0 through the upgrade to 7 would always ...
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Developer options in Android 6.0 and 7.0

The developer options of Android Nougat are the same of Android Marshmallow? Or are there new options?
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Missing profile pic after repair - Android 7.0

Anyone know how to get rid of the blue profile pic circle and replace with my Google one on Android 7? The trick used to be to turn on contact sync on Google plus and clear contacts cache, but I can'...
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Battery Popup at 25% english with system in spanish. Possible malware?

First of all, I know this question is duplicated, (this is the original question: Battery Popup at 25% ) but I can't comment or add any reply and I have some information that could be useful to ...
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Quickly switch my phone between locked and unlocked without going through the menus?

I want to be able to quickly disable and enable Screen Lock, without having to manually go through Settings -> Security -> Screen Lock every time. Is there a way to create a button on your ...
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Nougat: force to enter PIN and disable fingerprint every hour or every 10th time

Is it possible to set Android 7 Nougat to ask for the PIN every hour or every 10th time, when using fingerprint to unlock a phone? The fingerprint unlocking is very convenient, but it seems not that ...
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Wifi not working after rooting

I have the Samsung galaxy A5 2016 (SM-A510F) and recently upgraded it with the russian nougat firmware (i'm from Europe). Everything worked (even the wifi and mobile data). Later I rooted my phone and ...
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Cannot read from encrypted external SD Card - writing works though

I have a new phone with Android 7 Nougat. After cleaning up the old phone and copying all data from the external SD card to my laptop, I inserted the card into the new phone. It reported an error, and ...
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How to script Android 7.0 to enable Mobile Hotspot AND USB tethering upon startup?

I have a router that can use a 4G LTE Android device as a WAN port for Internet access. Whenever the tablet runs out of power, upon restarting, the Mobile Hotspot and USB tethering options default to ...
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Media volume is disabled when 'Do not disturb' is active

Since I factory reset my Samsung S7 (SM-G930A, Android 7.0), the media volume has become coupled to the 'Do not disturb' state. When 'Do not disturb' is active, either from the toggle or by schedule, ...
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How can I remove Multi-user in Android Nougat [duplicate]

I have been trying to remove multi-window functionality on my Nexus 6 Android with Nougat as I am the only user and I discovered Multi-user functionality breaks my custom Tasker profiles. I have ...
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Nexus 5x No Wifi. Default MAC 02-00-00-00-00-00 change attempt

So I bought new Nexus 5x with android 6.0 and everything worked fine, but when I updated to 7.1.2 suddenly wifi stoped working. (It seeks for wifi networks forever). When I go to settings I can see ...
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Download some video from the Facebook application

Is it possible to download some video from the Facebook application?
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Does a new software update take up more space, or replace the space of the old version?

Just today my Galaxy s6 received the Android 7.0 update. I haven't installed it yet, though, because I'm concerned about space. Unfortunately the Galaxy s6 doesn't have external storage so I have to ...
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Can I move the keyboard selector button?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S8+. The way that I naturally grip the phone, combined with the practically bezel-less display, means that I'm often hitting the keyboard selection button by accident while I'm ...
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How do I block ALL callers from leaving voicemail?

My work is with liars who like to lie about leaving messages. As a result, I have incorporated notice into my contract that they cannot leave me a voicemail, send text messages, or send emails (which ...
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Hide onscreen buttons of back, home & recent apps in Keyboard apps on Moto G5 Plus

I have Moto G5 Plus. I have enabled One-button navigation in Moto Actions using which I can use the swipe actions on home button to replicate back/home/recent apps buttons. This hides the onscreen ...
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How to show date in status bar in Android 7?

Back in Android 4/5, date was shown in the status bar along with time. However, I recently upgraded to Nougat/7 and now date is gone from the status bar and there doesn't seem to be any setting to re-...
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Nougat - Remove Google Account

My Galaxy S7 recently updated to Android 7.0. I've got two Google accounts on my phone, personal and work. I recently left my job and my work Google account has had its password reset. Since then I'...
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How to prevent Android from automatically downloading System Updates from the cellular network?

I've had Verizon's Samsung Note 5 for about 1.5 years. I don't have (and don't really want to pay for) an unlimited data plan so I use cellular data sparingly and use my home WiFi when downloading ...
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What's with all the “unnecessary” data in Android 6?

So I just finished updating my phone from Android 6 to 7. Before downloading the update, I had two point something GB of free internal storage space. The update was one point something GB of size, ...
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How to disable integrated Avast antivirus inside EMUI 5.0 (Android 7.0)?

I have the following phone: Honor 8; FRD-L09 Official website Information about integrated Avast antivirus inside EMUI 5.0 Picture with basic information: Picture with integrated Antivirus from ...
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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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Transfer adoptable SD card to another ROM

Is it possible to use an adoptable SD card on another ROM, by copying the encryption key located at /data/misc/vold/*.key? According to the Android documentation : .. Keys are associated with ...
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How to login to Android with Security Key?

I would like to login to my android by my security key. The phone has NFC support which is the easiest way to authenticate the login if supported. I am thinking how to accomplish the task by 3rd ...
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My phone keeps clicking on things that I'm not even clicking on?

Sometimes my Sony xperia z5 just start freezing, clicking on apps, turning drawer's pages and doing things like that without me doing anything . In my opinion it looks like a problem with the ...
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Where has the normal Energy Saving mode gone in Nougat?

When I had Android 6 on my Galaxy S6, the quick options drawer had two different symbols for saving energy: Normal and Extreme. Normal regulated background apps and dimmed the screen a bit, but wasn't ...
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View running processes and CPU usage in Android 7 (Nougat)?

In previous versions of Android, when my phone battery was going down quickly I could open an app like OS Monitor, see what process is using a lot CPU (often it was Evernote or Maps.me), and then kill ...
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Samsung S7 - Facebook Messenger Drains A Lot of Data

I have the fb messenger app on my phone which I use regularly, but in all the months I've used my phone, I've never surpassed 50 MB per month of data usage for that app. About 2 weeks ago, I got the ...
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Turbo charger, charges slow,why?

My Motorola g4 plus has turbo charger when I charge in that it takes to charge full about 4 to 6 hours.But in Moto specification it was given that it will charge to 80% in 30 minutes.
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Text message notification- vibration during call

I am on Moto G4+ with Android N, version 7.0. I am facing a weird issue where any incoming text message causes the phone to vibrate even when I am in the middle of a phone call. Is there a standard ...