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Phone shows no dialogue when I try to adb backup Huawei Ascend G620S Android 4.4.4 EMUI 2.3

I have an Huawei Ascend G620S-L01 with Android 4.4.4 and EMUI 2.3. I'd like to make a full backup of the system in case something goes wrong when I try to root it later, so that I have a safe backup ...
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Sync Telegram contacts with the phone

I have lost my phone (Huawei Mate 9) recently. Unfortunately, I didn't have any backup from my contact. Now I use a Huawei P8 Lite. I see my contact in Telegram app and sync with my phone, but I can't ...
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Two Honor 9: One gets EMUI update, one does not, how to fix?

We have two Honor 9 ordered at the same time. Both not rooted, one has developer mode enabled. Recently I realized that the phone without developer mode received the EMUI update from 5.1 to 8.0 ...
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Some disabled function on Huawei CUN-L21

usually I can free space on the internal memory of the phone in this way: settings - memory - internal archive - cached data (translation from Italian, excuse me). with my current phone, Huawei CUN-...
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How to Restore notepad.db in Huawei P7 without factory reset

kindly advise the following. I have 2 huawei p7 phones, but only 1 sim card(used by the main phone ), and need transfer all the Notepad files to new phone. The Main one : although no problem access ...
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How do you install Google Play on Huawei Enjoy 7?

Recently I purchased a Huawei Enjoy 7 from China and brought it back to Canada. (This phone is available only for purchase in China but it works perfectly fine in Canada and the states) Basically it ...
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Problem with adding google account

I'm using Huawei mate 8 with Android version 7.0 and I have a problem with adding Google account and other things. When I am trying to add my google account it immediately goes back to the last screen....
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Can I save a “star-hash” (*#) code as contact?

I'm developing on a Huawei phone, and to enable logging on this device one must dial *#*#2846579#*#* to get to a hidden service menu, as described in this answer on Stack Overflow. Is there any way I ...
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Update on Huawei Y6

hi is there a way I can update my Huawei Y6 from android 5.1, emui 3.1 to a higher system please help. Thank . kind regards
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Issues with gmail not recognising Google Play services

I have a tablet that came with no Google (suite) applications however I managed to install them manually and are working pretty fine. The only issue is with Gmail application which seems to have ...
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Huawei HiApps can't find Google Play Store

I recently got a Huawei P10 and having a lot of fun. But recently I want to download the Google Play store but having a problem with finding the app with the HiApps store. Can someone help me?
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Adding a new contact skips the phonebook, goes to viber

My grandma has a new Huawei phone that has an odd configuration. Whenever she adds a new contact, it doesn't appear in the phonebook, but in Viber instead. Naturally when she goes to her phonebook ...
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How to delete Update.APP file from p8 lite

There is low disk space on my mobile and I want to delete this Update.APP file as you can se this file is taking 2.55 GB!!. I tried to delete it but it shows error "Error while deleting the file "...
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Is there any way to recover a camera view (photo) that I didn't take?

So it happened that I asked a person to take a picture of me with Huawei P9 Lite smartphone. She said she took it but it happens she didn't because she didn't even press the button. I know this sounds ...
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How to get Huawei Product ID without stock ROM?

I have Lineage as opposed to the stock ROM, so putting: *#*#1357946#*#* does not work for me. Recommended on alternate posts were downloading a program called "Huawei Product ID Generator", but ...
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Device fails to install provisioning app

I'm trying to provision a Huawei Y6 (MYA-L11) with a custom Device Owner app via NFC after a factory reset. However, once it has downloaded the admin app, I get a message box: "Oops! Couldn't install ...
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How can an “official” ROM be verified?

I'd like to substitute the brand ROM on an huawei p10 with the official ROM one can find in the popular xda forum or alike. I'm a bit paranoid in this regard so, in order to be reasonably sure no ...
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Install GMS core Packages on brand-new Huawei

Like some people here before me, I have problems installing GMS core packages on my brand-new Huawei that I bought some weeks ago in China. (EMUI 5.1, Android 7.0, Model number TRT-AL00A, Build Number ...
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Huawei p8 lite wifi problem!

I have huawei P8 lite and there is a very funny problem here for my wifi!!!! I am connected to my home wifi through password and my wifi shortcut key shows that I'm connected but my wifi list shows no ...
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Installing the Xperia Keyboard on non-Xperia devices

I recently went from a Sony Xperia phone to a Huawei P10 Lite. I very much appreciated the Xperia keyboard I had, and would like to install it on this phone. I thought that it would work on all ...
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Honor 9 fails to update apps over Wi-Fi

There is a new Huawei Honor 9 with Google services pre-installed. When I download/update an app via wi-fi it gets "Downloading..." for a long time and then it finishes as: Can't be downloaded. Try ...
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How do you turn red notification badges off for individual apps?

Apologies if this is the wrong stack site to post this question on. I wasn't sure which was best. I have a Huawei p10 phone (on Android 7.0 Nougat). I have searched and searched on-line but there ...
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Possibilty to flash a TWRP/CWM on a smartphone that doesnt have custom recovery?

I have a Huawei Y7 Prime that doesn't have any released custom recoveries. Is it possible to flash or even just boot TWRP/CWM for another smartphone (eg. for Huawei P8) on my Y7 Prime? Is it possible ...
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Bootloop on Honor 8

I just installed TWRP and rooted my phone and tried installing Leanage OS on my Honor 8. Everything was working well after flashing TWRP and rooting the device and I could boot to the OS. However, ...
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How do i flash my android device ROM to uninstall King root 4.8.0?

My android device is a Huawei Ascend G7-L01 I downloaded King root 4.8.0 like one year ago,when i was fed up of it,it tried to uninstall it,didn't work claiming that it is a system app,then i did a ...
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EMUI 8.0 Google account contact, gmail, calendar, etc sync not working

Bought a new phone. The Huawei Mate 10 pro. No I am not using a chinese variant. And I do not have access to HiApp. Cloud backup was enabled at startup. Google contacts sync is not working, ...
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Why I can't see Viber Videos folder in Windows Explorer (on Huawei P9)

When I connect my Huawei P9 to a PC and browse folders I can see viber/media folders on both Internal Storage and SD Card. In this folder I can see Viber Images and some dot folders, but no Viber ...
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Can't move apps to SD Card on Huawei

I own a P9 Lite(EMUI 5.0, Android 7.0) and when I'm trying to move an app to my SD Card there is no option, but on someone's P8 Lite with Android 6.0 this option is available, how can I fix this thing ...
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How to remove magazine unlock on huawei p9 running nougat

How can I completely remove the magazine unlock that comes with Android 7.0 (nougat) on a huawei P9. I want my phone to go directly to the pattern unlock screen and not show the magazine unlock. I ...
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How to increase/decrease volume in smaller increments/decrements?

I'm using Huawei P10 (released in ~Feb 2017, using Android 7.0). One annoying thing I noticed is that the volume button changes the volume by 20 units (out of 100). Phone call volume in general is ok ...
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Huawei P8 with or without dual sim?

I found out that Huawei P8 (not lite, not plus) supports dual sim, when I can insert only 1 sim and 1 sd, without possibility to swich sd for second sim. I tried micro and nano sim and none fits to sd ...
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Chinese phones auto start app (notifications)

I have a question maybe some of you have dialed with this in your past. Android based phones with Chinese launchers such as Xiaomi, Huawei, Meizu has 1 strange thing in common… If you install on them ...
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Reviving a bricked MediaPad M2 10.0

I own a Huawei MediaPad M2 10.0 (M2-01AL). It was rooted since long. I wanted to try to install Magisk, so I did it from Magisk Manager. I don't exactly remember what I exactly did, but eventually I ...
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Can't disable password on Android 6.0 (EMUI 4.0)

I had to go somewhere and due to my paranoia, I decided to lock my Huawei P8 Lite. Since that day I can't disable the password beacuse I always get this note Disabled by administrator, encryption ...
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How to connect android phone as portable device?

I always use usb cable to transfer data from my laptop(win 7 64 bit) to my android phone(huawei honor 4c) but recently after connecting my phone using usb cable phone isn't showing as a media device....
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Device update triggers factory reset and completly locks user out

My father made a installed as system update on his huawei gx 10. After the reboot a message stated that the device was factory reseted and that it was necessary to log in with a google account that ...
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Pattern Lock can't be disabled through settings

my girlfriend set up a pattern lock and we're unable to remove the pattern now. The Settings show the disabled Option and the text: "Admin, Guideline or login data prevent this". So I disabled all ...
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Adjusting aperture, ISO and shutter speed manually? Huawei P9

I have a Huawei P9. The dual camera is good. The camera software (app) is also good and offers control over the hardware that most stock camera apps don't. BUT, in the pro mode, to control the ...
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Using TASKER to automatically change launcher/theme when launcher/theme is changed by other program

I am using a Huawei P9+ running on Android 7 (Nougat) and one of the annoying things with it is from time to time, the theme reverts back to the ugly Huawei Home theme, even though I use Nova Launcher ...
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Notification icon that looks like 2 arrows inside a circle with leaf on Huawei device

I have a Huawei Mate 9. The notification icon looks like this: 2 arrows inside a circle with leaf Things that I have done: Tried to find this on Google but returned no results Checked my apps ...
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huawei y6 pro in bootloop:(

Today, after installing custom firmware into my Huawei Y6PRO it shows only boot (bootloop), and I went to fastboot mode, and by mistake turn on lock on bootloader :( so now I can't go into recovery ...
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Getting rid of AwareMem_Kill of Huawei

I have a Huawei Mate 9. Somebody thought that using more than half of the memory is evil, so the system kills (yes, actually it does a hard kill, they're even removed from the task switcher etc.) ...
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Bluetooth next track without next button

I have only three buttons on my Bluetooth helmet: VOL+ VOL- ON (which is on/pairing button and it might drop the call as well) Would be nice if the Bluetooth controls were configurable in such a way ...
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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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You have lost data connectivity because you left your home network with data roaming turned off

I get a "you have lost data connectivity because you left your home network with data roaming turned off " message whenever I turn on my 4G connection. The problem is my sim card if from the same ...
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Should I delete accounts before encrypting and factory reset

I want to wipe the phone with android 4.3. https://www.cnet.com/how-to/the-best-way-to-completely-wipe-your-android-device/ says that I should encrypt the phone before factory reset because factory ...
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huawei p9 lite (emui 4.1.1, Android 6.0) default gallery app add

I try to change the default gallery app on my p9 lite mobile. I found the Default app settings menu, where I can override the default settings. But my problem that I installed an app (total commander) ...
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Huawei EVA-L09 removes short songs from music player

I have noticed that there are some songs not displaying in my music player on my android phone. What is interesting, is that these files are no different from ones I do see in my player. And I can ...
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Why can't I move apps to the external memory on Huwait P8 lite 2017?

I have a Huawei P8 Lite 2017 phone and it is slow as hell simply because the internal memory is almost full. I have a 64-G microSD card, but for some reason I can’t move any of my applications to that ...
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Issue with fastboot giving remote: Command not allowed

I have an Honor 5C that I try to modify bootloader variables. First I need to get the list of variables by doing fastboot getvar all but it returns me an annoying: aaaaaaa@bbbbbb:~$ fastboot getvar ...