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Lenovo A916 cannot unlock bootloader

My PC OS is Gentoo Linux with Kernel version 4.4.21. I'm followed these steps: adb reboot bootloader fastboot oem unlock And after this, message pops up "... press Volume+ to continue, and Volume- ...
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unable to remove google account from lenovo vibe p1 m

I have added my gmail account in my lenovo vibe p1 option m mobile phone but I am not getting any option to remove the account from the mobile. I searched in settings->Accounts but no such option is ...
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Set ES File Manager as the default file manager on Lenovo A6000

I am using a Lenovo A6000 Android phone. My default file manager is other than ES File Manager. How can I set the ES File manager as default and uninstall the in-built file manager?.
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Lenovo Vibe K5 Note USB connection issue

Whenever I connect my mobile to Laptop I'm not able to view mass Storage option. Instead of that only getting "Lenovo CD" option which includes USBdrivers and other Lenovo softwares. (MTP option is ...
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Is it possible to install an newer version of android for an old android device? [duplicate]

I've got a phone with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean installed on it, and it doesn't have a 'Software update' button. Is it possible at all to somehow install a newer version of Android on this device? I ...
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Lenovo Tablet Wont Turn on

So, I have a Lenovo A7-50 A3500F (Not rooted). And when I was reading through Facebook it randomly turned off. I thought nothing of it (Battery was on 97%, I had just charged it). When I tried to turn ...
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Lenovo Vibe P1 display toggles on and off while charging

I have a Lenovo Vibe and using it from a year and a half. Recently I observed that the display turns on and off on it's own, while charging (only while charging) I tried to change Display Settings ...
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Hard Brick Lenovo s898t+

I have a Lenovo s898t+ Golden Warrior, I was having problems trying to update it (the update was downloaded but not installing), so, I decided to install a stock rom from: http://www.needrom.com/...
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How do I disable this MTP connection popup upon USB cable connection?

This appears whenever I plug it in: I have gone through all settings, tried everything. I want the MTP mode to stay on (I have no desire to enable Mass storage). I know how to invoke this window ...
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Lenovo A916 Power Manager App Fails

I can't turn on emergency mode in Lenovo Power Manager app, it seams broken with my system. Emergency Mode is like classic phone mode, only calls, SMS, contacts and clock are enabled. It saves energy. ...
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Google contacts sync issue with Lenovo Vibe K5

I have Lenovo Vibe K5. I have several contacts in my Google account, and tried to sync them to my phone. I'm suffering from two issues. Issue 1: Contacts with same name (with possible permutations) ...
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Transfer information to SD card (apps)

I have a problem transfering information to SD card on my Lenovo Vibe C. I had Lenovo A319 in the past and I bought Vibe C (Cause I broke the screen).It was much easier then and low time-consuming. I ...
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I have used DiskUsage App. But in the grid i get system data using around 8GB out of the 24GB usable memory of my Phone[32GB internal]

I have used DiskUsage App. But in the grid i get system data using around 8GB out of the 24GB usable memory of my Phone[32GB internal] Application data also is mentioned seperate. I can't figure out ...
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Vertical task menu list

I was playing with settings or something and I changed my menu task list to be in horizontal style. Earlier it was in vertical style. How can I change it back in lenovo k4 note (marshmallow). I want ...
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Changing default stoarage

I am a lenovo k3 note user.i was initially using android lollipop.Now i updated my phone to android 6.0 marshmallow.Earlier in lollipop ,i was able to change my default storage in to SD card.But in ...
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Add app shortcut to homescreen in Lenovo A7000

I have Lenovo A7000 with Android 5.0 I've accidentally removed Chrome shortcut from my homescreen. How can I put it back? I don't mean shortcut to a certain webpage, I really mean just shortcut for ...
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Wifi problem (Lenovo A850+)

The phone wifi seem like blocking the internet after the wifi idle for few second. Then I have to disconnect and reconnect the phone wifi. I think it is related to wifi power saving mode or Wifi Sleep ...
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Blocked History not working after Marshmallow upgrade in Lenovo K3 note

I recently upgraded my Android system in 'Lenovo K3 Note' to Marshmallow. Now, I can't see Blocked History in the Contacts. I could see the notification that some calls are blocked, but I can't see ...
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Lenovo Tab 2 Partition Layout

I own a Lenovo Tab 2 A7-20f. When I try cat /proc/emmc: partno: start_sect nr_sects partition_name emmc_p1: 00000400 00000002 "ebr1" emmc_p2: 00004800 00005000 "protect_f" emmc_p3: 00009800 ...
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Internet not working in browsers on mobile data, but works on WiFi and in all apps. Please help!

I get the error "ERR_CONNECTION_RESET" in Chrome along with the message "This site cannot be reached" when I am on a mobile network. However, all apps, such as New York Times, The Guardian, etc. work ...
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Can't reroot my K3 Note

I installed a rooted Android 6 ROM on my Lenovo K3 Note. Then I unrooted the phone. Now I want to reroot it, however it doesn't work. I have tried flashing all sorts of version of SuperSU in TWRP and ...
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Access Android native settings manager

I got a Lenovo K3 Note with Android Lollipop 5.1, my problem with this phone is the hugely modified Android system. For example, there's no Settings > Applications or Settings > More menu in the ...
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ContactManager sort by other Language

It's a Lenovo a7000-a and it uses ContactManager as a phone app. I have the Language of the device set as english but my contacts are in Greek. The ContactManager does not display Greek letters on te ...
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MP3song as ringtone in Android

Can anyone please tell me how to set any one of MP3 songs from Music Library as ringtone for Android phone -Lenovo K4 Note. ? Thanks in advance.
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My tablet is stuck on “no command” screen. What can i do?

I've a Lenovo Tab A8-50 which received yesterday an OTA update. After the update it didn't restarted correctly. It now only show the "no command" screen. When I click the power button it shows this ...
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IMEI Invalid - Lenovo S860, rooted android 4.4.2, nothing works

I saw and tried more than 10 ways to repair the IMEI, including rooting the phone, connection to PC, mobile terminal emulator, but nothing works. The phone is 2GB RAM Lenovo S860. It has 2 sim card ...
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Lenovo IdeaTab A2109 reflash?

I have a Lenovo IdeaTab A2109 I'm trying to get working. When you power it on, it stays on the lenovo bootup logo. I'm on a Mac, and I need to know how to reflash (or reinstall, or whatever the term ...
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Root Lenovo vibe p1ma40 with Lollipop 5.1

I'm trying to root Lenovo vibe p1ma40 with Lollipop 5.1 this particular device since last couple of day, without any success. So I need your help to do this, or not this particular device but it would ...
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Unbrick Lenovo ZUK Z1, after every partition was formatted

Bricked my phone trying to install Cyanogenmod on it. Formatted every partition, including /boot and /recovery. The phone can't: Boot into home screen. Be reached by ADB. Have it's bootloader ...
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Is it possible to install Stock Android?

I have a Lenovo K3 Note and it comes with Android Lollipop with some custom skin and apps from Lenovo. The problem is, in spite of having a decent hardware, the phone lags too much. I was wondering ...
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SOLVED - Invalid IMEI - lenovo a7000

So, I recently bricked my A7000. Found a rom somewhere online and flashed it with SPTools. Now it boots fine but I get the "INVALID IMEI" error. I rooted it gain, got into engineer mode with MTK ...
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Cannot use ADB on a bricked phone

I'm trying to unbrick a soft-bricked Android phone, and many tutorials say to use ADB to fix it, but I cannot use ADB or fastboot, since the device is not reconized. It's a Lenovo Zuk Z1, I am running ...
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Switch carrier error

I have Lenovo A6000 plus. Still running on 4.4.4 I tried update my OS via Lenovo update as I haven't done it a long time and Lollipop is there Download seems fine, and it changed into recovery mode to ...
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Lenovo A850 Bricked while flashing Stock Rom

My phone Lenovo A850 (MT6582) bricked just now. I accidentally pulled out the USB cable when it was flashing stock ROM by using Smart Phone Flash Tool. Now it's not charging and won't turn on, like a ...
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How to root Lenovo A319?

I have a Lenovo A319 and Kingo Root didn't work on it. I badly need to root my phone because it has collected lots of bloatware. Please help.
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Upgrade my rooted device to 5.1 Lollipop

I have a rooted Lenovo A369i phone. Now I want to upgrade it to 5.1 Lollipop, So What steps to follow to get Lollipop in my device ?
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Disable “Get google play services” message

So I have a rooted Lenovo P780 with VibeUI 2.0 KitKat, without google play services. Some apps give the "Get google play services" popup, but don't actually need it. It's a bit annoying and I ...
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My phone keeps changing “wifi” word into “WLAN”

I have a Lenovo A319 with Android 4.4.2 and I have noticed a weird thing. My phone keeps changing the word "wifi" into "WLAN" whenever it finds it. If I type "wifi" anywhere on the phone (notepad ...
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system partition check failed

I have a Lenovo A7-30 3300GV tablet, which is stuck on the boot screen. I have tried the following Did a factory reset from system recovery Wiped cached partition The problem persists. I also did a ...
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Deleted my only Launcher and APK - Black Screen. Please help! [duplicate]

I have a Lenovo A806. The device was rooted and I downloaded a root uninstaller from the PlayStore to uninstall some apps that I couldn't otherwise. In the process, among other apps, I deleted the ...
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want to replace cwm recovery with twrp on lenovo k3 note

I want to replace cwm recovery with the twrp recovery on my lenovo k3 note. Can anyone share the step by step procedure to do this?
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Missed calls log not showing in Lenovo A7000

My mobile is Lenovo A7000 with Android lolipop Recently I the missed call logs not showing, sometimes for one or the other number it shows, it might be stored contact or new but the log is not ...
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Why does my phone charges fast when WiFi is on?

My phone is Lenovo A6000+ Original charger and Stock OS. Edit: it is a two months old phone with no other complaints.
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Change default font and remove bloatware without rooting the phone

I have Lenovo S90 and I want to change the system default font and to delete some pre installed applications as well. Based on my initial research, the only possible way on how I can do what I want is ...
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My launcher got deleted. I can't turn debugging on neither can I turn on the bluetooth. What to do?

I am using Lenovo A7000. I was facing some problems related to the touch in my phone, so I did a factory reset without backing up the data. But because of this my only launcher also got deleted. I ...
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How can I root a Lenovo S660?

I want to root Lenovo S660 and I came to know that Framaroot will help me in doing that; however, it doesn't work. On this site it says that after installing framaroot click Boromir and it will pop ...
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Lenovo Update failed. Stuck in recovery

Today my Lenovo A6000plus said there is an update to download, and I clicked it. It was a 9MB download. Download went fine, and to update it restarted to recovery. I think there is some error in the ...
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Lenovo S850 crashes randomly!

Lenovo crashed randomly thrice this week. The screen each time just went black and the phone would not turn back on afterwards when power button was pressed and held; however, after a few hours it ...
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Contacts Crashes when changing picture

I recently bought a Lenovo a 6000+ from flip-kart. Now whenever I try to change a contact's Picture in Contacts, It crashes. I can select the picture and it changes. But when I press save, the phone ...
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Android not responding, screen off and battery drop

I have a Lenovo s890 that sometimes stop responding and back after about 1 minute. I have checked the screen and seem there is no problem with the screen. On the other hand when the cell phone stops ...