Questions tagged [direct-boot]

Android N runs in a secure, Direct Boot mode when the device has been powered on but the user has not unlocked the device. Questions pertaining to this are to be asked under this tag

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How to get a list of all apps that start in Direct Boot Mode (Device Encrypted, not Credential Encryption)?

I want get a complete list including all apps (including system apps) that are running in Direct Boot Mode, therefore they necessarily store their data in the DE (Device Encrypted) area (as opposed to ...
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How do I enable Direct Boot feature on Nexus 6 running Android N Preview 1?

According to these instructions there should be a "Convert to file encryption" option in Developer settings, but it's not there on my Nexus 6 running stock N Preview 1. When I try to search for it in ...
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