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Is it possible to get finer volume control on a rooted Lenovo M8 tab (HTC Sense UI)?

There's a popular mod to get finer volume control on a device by adding the property ro.config.media_vol_steps to /system/etc/prop.default (android 10) and assigning your prefered steps value, ie '= ...
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Where is 'audioservice.java"? [closed]

I know the file audioservice.java contains the code that I need modify ('ro.config.media_vol_steps' property) but I can't find it anywhere on my android 10 device. In fact using ADB 'find -name "*...
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Lenovo M8 FHD - how to enter service mode on a 'wifi only' device?

Apparently theres this thing called 'service mode' or 'engineering mode' for most / some / all ? devices. Was news to me, can anyone tell me how to access this on the titled tablet without a dialer (...
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Should there always be a '/system/default.prop' in android 10?

I can't remember if there was a /system/default.prop file or wether its missing. Should there always be one, because I only have 'build.prop in system folder?
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How to remove or bypass surelock kiosk without enabled adb or any passwords?

I got into a coaching institute. They provided me with a tablet, which I had to pay for in full. The provided tab is good, but it is in surelock kiosk mode, and the updates are pushed by surelock mdm. ...
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Formatted SD Card as internal storage

I formatted my SD card in my Lenovo Tab 4 as internal storage in order to free storage etc, but then realised how I can no longer read the card on my computer. Is there any way to either have the ...
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Finding which process writing to storage

I suspect my phone being infected by malware. Every now and then, there's a folder named LSF_PUSH in internal storage, containing APK from app called SnackVideo and other random pictures from its ...
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Wipe option is missing

I lost password for my phone and now I cannot unlock. I think only option what I have is completely wipe device (data lost is not matter). I googled many manuals and videos and it looked very easy. ...
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Does 'Battery Protection Mode' turn on automatically?

I'm the founder of a company that deploys Android tablets into a hospital Making sure our tablets are plugged in is really important to us. When devices get unplugged we alert hospital staff to plug ...
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Password-protected APK installation?

I am seeking ways to disable installing apps with APK, i.e. make the setting "Allow apps from unknown sources" password-protected or disable completely for user. Is there a way? Maybe it's ...
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Where can I get TWRP for my Lenovo Tab M8 FHD Tablet?

I have searched around for the TWRP custom recovery for this device, but haven't been able to find it. I have tried porting one on my own but didn't find the right tutorial to figure this out. Can ...
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Rooting Lenovo tab M8(FHD) That was Upgraded to Android 10

I had rooted this device when I bought it and it was on Android 9 (See Here) Now I upgraded the device to Android 10 with Lenovo Smart and Rescue Assistant. When I try to root it the same way I get a ...
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How to Boot to Recovery mode on a Lenovo tab M8 FHD Tablet?

The questions says it all. This is what I know. Pressing & holding the vol+ button while pressing Power - Boots into fastboot. Pressing & holding the vol- button while pressing Power - Boots ...
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How to make phone vibrate in DnD (Do not Disturb) mode

Pretty simple question, I have a Lenovo P2 running Android 7. Instead of a phone being entirely quiet I would like it to vibrate for each call/sms/notification. The reason I need DnD to do this ...
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Android misreads RAM

I had an old Lenovo A7-30HC running android 5.0 OFW that I have recently put to use, it works as intended except for that it's throwing an "android.process.acore has stopped" error, I tried ...
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Unable to use Viber on Xiaomi phone and Lenovo tablet

I use Viber on my Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 phone. 4 days ago i bought Lenovo tablet M8 and installed Viber app there. I was asked for authentication from my phone and so i did. When i switched off my ...
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Why Lenovo smartphone fails to support USB OTG?

alike questions: OTG support in Android Smartphones Connecting Android smartphone/tablet to PC and another device through USB hub How Does Android Detect USB Connectivity and More About USB "...
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Orange state for lenovo k8 plus

My lenovo k8 plus is not booting. Its only showing Orange state, device is unlocked and can't be trusted. I tried rooting the device hence this happened. Can anyone help?
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Restarting a bricked Android phone

My Lenovo K8 Note has bricked. I am able to format it with ‘Smart Phone Flash tool’ (Mediatek). I wanted to know how I can load Android on it and restart it. I tried to format it and it was successful....
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System Update Failure on Rooted Device

I have a Lenovo Tab M8 tablet (FHD FB-8705F) that's rooted. There is a System Update available. When I download this update I get a pop up screen to install. When I click on this the phone restarts ...
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How to unencrypt my data on a Lenovo Tab M8 FHD TB-8705F device

I'm trying to unencrypt my data on my device. My device is rooted with Magisk Manager. This is what I have already tried. Uticked the box Preserve forced encryption in Magisk Manager. Patched the ...
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How to root a Lenovo Tab M8 FHD (TB_8705F)

I have tried to root my tablet using the one click options but wasn't successful. Does anyone know of a way to root it? Thank You,
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Duel Boot Android Issue with Lenovo x1 3rd Gen Tablet

I have a Lenovo x1 3rd Gen Tablet. I cannot get android to boot no matter what I choose. I am stuck with a black screen and a cursor in the top left corner. I cannot get into the blue setup screen. I ...
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Optimizing app 1 of 1 on Android starting after GooglePlay update

I have a Lenovo Tab3 8 Tablet that had been working fine until about five-six months ago. Then I got this Optimizing app 1 of 1 message one day, when I had to restart the tablet, which basically made ...
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Lenovo Tab 4 10 stuck on boot after factory reset with TWRP

I wanted to root my Lenovo Tab 4 10 tablet, so I installed TWRP successfully but then my internal storage was showing up 0 Mb. So I use OTG (Pendrive) to flash SuperSU zip. Then it was stuck on ...
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Unable to activate Lenovo tablet as a “secondary” Viber device

I have been using Viber for almost ten years on many devices (including Blackberries, Android phones and tablets, Windows and Linux PCs). Lately, my old Samsung tablet started to fail, so I bought a ...
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Connect via ADB to a physical X86 via USB

I have Android-x86 (version 9.0-r2) running in a Lenovo MIIX-320 and I have another PC running Linux. From the Linux host I can connect to any other Android device using an USB cable . But I can't ...
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cant flash Lenovo Tab M10 TB-X605L LTE with Android 8

I have a Lenovo Tab M10 TB-X605L LTE that I would like to give to my grandfather with Teamviewer Host installed to accept incoming calls because he is unable to do so. We want to give him the ...
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FRP Locked and Doesn't UNLOCK WITH CORRECT CREDENTIALS

I've got a Lenovo Tab 3 Essential. Due to a forgetting my password, I've reset that by Android Recovery boot. Now it asks about my google account. I enter the correct email address and password but ...
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How can I root my Lenovo Tab 4 10 (TB—X304L)?

I've been trying to root my Lenovo Tablet for past few weeks and I've got no success. I found out an article in XDA showing how to root it but when I tried I got stuck in the third step which was ...
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My device has files listed as other in one of my old file explorers but I could not access them they are eating my internal memory

Does anyone know how to get rid of these files they will not show up at all not even to anti-virus software but they are using all internal memory I clear up within minutes
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Lenovo IdeaTab showing a screen with Chinese characters [duplicate]

I'm using a Lenovo IdeaTab S6000. As I was watching videos, suddenly my tablet turned off. The buttons did not work and I was unable to restore it or turned it on. On the display, there were exposed ...
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Lenovo tab 3 7" TB3-710F Android 5.0.1 won't start after installing wrong TWRP

Basically I wanted to root it and every TWRP I tried came up an error that the file was too big,. moments later I tried different versions..many other versions btw,, scaling down to the smallest in ...
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Hotspot Internet Problem

I am giving hotspot to laptop via android mobile but in laptop it is showing there is no any internet connection when I connect via laptop wifi. In my android phone I am using internet with 4g speed.
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What happens if vendor partition is corrupted?

I mistakenly flashed recovery image in vendor partition while installing a custom rom. I am using Lenovo K6 Power with Lineage OS Oreo Karate by Karthik with TWRP. I was flashing Resurrection Remix ...
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How to set default Home screen on Nougat/7.1.1?

It's driving me crazy. On a Moto G5s Plus (with Android 7.1.1) how do I set the screen I want as the default one, so that is shown when I press the Home button? At the moment the left-most screen (...
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Lenovo Tab 4 10 Plus connect to wired network

I have bought Lenovo Tab 4 10 Plus unit recently. It replaced my laptop perfectly but one, I need to connect to a server on a local closed wired network. I tried to connect using a USB C Hub with ...
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Lenovo Vibe p1m suddenly slow

Today I notice my Lenovo Vibe p1m is running slow. It coudn't open Chrome without freezing. The whole UI is basically sluggish. It also couldn't open the flashlight. I have tried removing the sdcard ...
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com.qualcomm.embms keeps popping up every few minutes

In Lenovo Phab, a message : "Unfortunately, com.qualcomm.embms has stopped." keeps popping up exactly twice every few minutes, to which I've to click 'OK' every time. I've tried force stopping it ...
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cannot recover data from or unlock my phone Lenovo Z2 plus

I needed some data from my old phone Lenovo Zuk Z2 plus (Z2132) but I have forgotten the lock screen PIN. I tried a lot of recovery software, but all of them had a pre-requisite to either have the ...
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Unable to change default launcher

I have Lenovo k5 smartphone with Lollipop 5.1.1. As stock "Lenovo Launcher" sucks, I installed Nova Launcher and set it as default. Unfortunatelly, after each restart (or even without restart, after ...
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Lenovo Tablet 2 1050L boot failure after attempted root

I hope someone can help me. I have a LTE enabled Lenovo Tablet 2 1050L which I attempted to root using the instructions given here ... https://forum.xda-developers.com/thi...let-2-t3251571 ... but I ...
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Wifi using power even if it off

I am using Lenovo P2 having Android 7.0. It having 5100 mah battery. In the battery usage I noticed that the wifi using power even if it turns off. I did a factory reset. But still have the same ...
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How to make an incoming call silent while the phone is in general mode?

Now I am using Lenovo K8 plus. How to make incoming call sound to silent mode while mobile in "general" mode. On Xiaomi Redmi mobiles, if a call coming with sound, I just flip the phone and it will ...
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LineageOS source code for Lenovo K3 Note [closed]

There are some useful articles (this one, or this one) about how to install LineageOS for Lenovo K3 Note and they have links to download LineageOS for that device. I followed these articles and ...
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Pixel 2 Android Phone to Lenovo Windows 10 Bluetooth Won't Pair

My Pixel 2 Android phone WILL NOT pair via Bluetooth with my Lenovo ThinkPad Windows 10 laptop PC. I have tried everything including uninstalling antivirus/firewall software on both devices. Neither ...
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Tablet: Set Chrome as Default Web Browser on Lenovo Tab 4

I have a Lenovo Tab 4 8". I've tried clearing defaults, uninstalling and reinstalling .. but yet when I try to open an html file on my the SD Card of my tablet I only get the option to use the HTML ...
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How can I ensure that files such as photos/videos are stored in the SD card in Android Marshmallow?

I have a Lenovo Vibe K4 Note phone with Android 6.0 Marshmallow. I have formatted my SD card as internal storage. As a result, when I view the file system either through my phone or my PC, both the ...
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Can't get passed Setup Wizard after Factory Reset cause Google Play Services keeps stopping!

after Factory Resetting my Lenovo Tab 2 A8-50F Tablet with Android 5.1 i can't get passed the Setup Wizard after selecting the WIFI you want to connect it.. After Checking the Connection then it's ...
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Facebook Messenger - No ring tone for calls

I got a Lenovo Essential tablet. I have a problem that when someone call me via Facebook Messenger, the table only vibrates, it doesn't call any sound at all. But the sound for Facebook messenger's ...