Questions tagged [lg-g3]

The LG G3 phone is the successor to the LG G2. Featuring a 5.5 Inch, Quad HD 2,560 x 1,440 resolution display, Laser Auto Focus. Like the G2, the volume and power buttons are located on the back of the device.

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How to disable the notification badge on Whatsapp on LG G3?

I have LG G3. I want to disable all notifications from whatsapp, when I mute a group the only thing left is the notification badge (red number) on the app. Browsing for "android turn off badge ...
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LG G3 Restart and Shut down automatically

I have LG G3 (D855) and running stock firmware, Someday back my phone start showing invalid sim then i tried same sim with different phone and its working. Now i know there is some fault in phone, i ...
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LG G3 proximity sensor half working

The past couple of days my proximity sensor has been playing up and after using CPU-Z to check if it's working I can see that when looking at my phone at a normal distance it shows 5cm, and if I wave ...
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Init.d script trouble shooting

I'm trying to run an init.d script when my rom boots to disable system services, and they aren't running. The script is as follows #!/system/bin/sh su -c pm disable com.google.android.gms/.update....
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Clear massive system data file on LG G3

I have somehow run out of space on my LG G3. Under storage under Misc I see have a 6.34GB System Data file. I tried dialling *#9900# as suggested here in order to delete the dumpstate/logcat but when ...
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Phone got blazingly hot and started to act glitchy

My phone is LG D855 also known as G3 international variant. I had my phone in my pocket normally. After picking it up after 45 minutes, it was hand-burning hot and nothing on the phone was working ...
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Invalid sim card/no sim card inserted error

So I will do my best to explain what's been happening and what I have attempted to fix the issue. First off, I have a g3 us990 under US Cellular running octos marshmallow (custom ROM) along with TWRP ...
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LG G3 Host File

I recently rooted my android LG g3 phone and started experiencing problems with the Google Play Store and was getting errors like 495 and such and have been unable to download any new apps or games. ...
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Adb does not list LG G3 phone after Lollipop update on OS X

I know a few questions have been asked about this, but I have not found a solution (particularly for OS X). I updated my LG G3 to Lollipop and now adb devices does not list the device. USB debugging ...
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Boot LG G3 hard drive from PC

My father's LG G3 has stopped working. after logo screen it just shuts down. Is there a way to boot the phone as only a hard drive from a PC ? He has important notes on the phone that he needs to ...
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LG G3 | An alternative to lock files in gallery?

Before the marshmallow update I could easily hide some folders on the gallery app. Now with the marshmallow they changed this functionality to lock files. The problem is that large files take too long ...
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Download mode disabled by kill switch on LG G3

I have installed CyanogenMod 13 on my LG G3 (LG D850), but I decided to return back to stock ROM. I download the files, but when I try to install by download mode, it shows a message that download ...
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Lost then re-found phone

I lost my android, and while it was lost I did the factory reset from the device manager through google. Since then, the phone has been found. In the off chance that the factory reset did not go ...
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Lg g3 open an application?

I just go a new lg g3 today, and I noticed a pop-up saying to look at an app which lists all of the features. Now, I was in the app, but when I edited the app, the one time pop-up disappeared, and I ...
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VS98523c updated successfully but 4G Data doesn't work

The 4G connection is there but I can't use it. I went into the Mobile Networks to check the signal strength and there is a 4G signal, but the phone doesn't want to use that connection for data. I am ...
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Any way to set lockscreen notifications on AT&T LG G3 Lollipop?

AT&T appears to have completely disabled the lockscreen notification settings in their LG G3 Lollipop update. Anyone know of any way to change which notifications are shown, which are sensitive, ...
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Battery drains on my LG G3 despite everyone saying it has a great battery life

So I have my LG G3 for 5 days and the battery life is not what i expected. I am not a real havy user, when I am home WiFi is turned on when I'm using the internet, data is always turned off like ...
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Cannot connect to Internet via certain Wifi networks

my LG G3 recently started acting up in that it will not be able to access the Internet via my home WiFi. I can connect to the Internet on other WiFi networks so I don't think it's necessarily an issue ...
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Cannot use keyboard in Google Chrome app

Update (20/10/2014) After a routine update of installed apps everything seems to be working as expected. I suspect that updating the LG Keyboard app (which came with the phone) did the trick. ...
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Mark an email as read when read on Gmail app

Sometimes I read my emails on my lg g3 but every time I open my mac I have those emails as unread. In other words, it seems that the gmail app does not mark the emails as read on the Google's server .....
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High battery use by apps under location services. But location mode is set to battery saving

Under Settings > location in my phone, the apps listed under recent location requests say High battery use. However the location mode is set to Battery Saving (Networks only). I thought high battery ...
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Enable background usage of specific apps on Android 5: LG G3 skin

I remember that on my previous phone running Android 4.3 I was able to disable background usage of mobile internet, yet enable it for specific apps. Instructions to do so can be found on the Google ...
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Prevent factory reset after 10 wrong password attempts on LG G3

My LG G3 does a factory reset every time you get the password wrong 10 times. It has happened twice and I have lost everything that wasn't backed up along with at least half an hour to redo everything....
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McAfee Security locked out of my LGL33L

Is there a way around this security lock? I'm not sure if the phone is rooted or not. Is there anything I can use to flash a new rom or firmware/software or something. I have android studio an my ...
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What is the difference between versions like 20H or 20A for LG G3?

LG G3 phones are named differently like: F400 is Korean, D855 is international, D850 is for USA AT&T, D851 is for USA T-Mobile etc. However, ROMs for G3 are named like this: [LG][G3][D855][20V] ...
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how to change analog clock to round clock on lock screen in lg g3?

how to change analog clock to round clock on lock screen in lg g3. i am using d851 T-mobile and using android version 6.0 marshmallow.
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Windows 10 PC cannot play MP3 files from android LG G3 with 0 bytes

I was trying to edit one of my sound files on my phone in audacity eariler today, when I discovered that the files held "0 bytes" and were inaccessible by any players on hand. Info: LG G3 does not ...
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Delayed Wake Up Time

I'm having issues with my LG G3 CM13. Whenever it's locked and I double tap the screen or press the button on the back, it takes about 5 seconds for it to wake up. Could anyone help me with this issue?...
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Sound profile automatically set to “do not disturb” on LG G3

For some reason, my phone resets the sound profile sometimes. It chooses the DND sound profile. Why?
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How do I stop the “Connected as Installer” when connecting to computer? (LG G3 Lollipop)

When I connect my LG G3 running Lollipop to my Mac, the phone connects as an installer. The Verizon Mobile finder window pops up and my phone notifies me it's connected as an installer. I have ...
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Using KnockOn with the LG G3 over top of widgets

I've just recently bought an LG G3 (D850) and I've been enjoying the KnockOn feature (where you can double tap to power the screen on/off) but I've noticed that the feature does not work over top of ...
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Voice Notification can't be turned off?

I just got the Lg G3, Android 4.4.2, and I can't seem to cancel the voice notification off, it works just fine with my friend's phone, which is the same model and has the same OS version. I go to ...
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Whatsapp (Android) makes some pictures blank and appear black while sending on LG G3

Steps: Capture some pictures, say 10 pictures -- I am able to see all images in the Gallery Attach all of them in whatsapp -- I am able to see all images in the preview Send -- Some pictures turn ...
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Why does my apps disappear randomly after a reboot?

Sometimes when I reboot my LG G3 (about every other time I do that) some apps show up in the main screen with the default Android icon and the app name underneath, but when I tap to open the app it ...
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Volume down no longer silents call

On my LG G3, the volume down button no longer silent incoming calls for some reason. Does anyone know how to re-enable it?
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How to root and install TWRP on LG G3

I would like to install LineageOS on my LG G3 d855. Therefore I need to install TWRP. Therefore I need to root my device. I am running an ubuntu laptop and tried to use PurpleDrake-Lite but it ended ...
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To restore my newborn photoes: How to root LG G3 D852 (Canadian variant)?

I connected my LG D852 with MM to the LG software, I had a pop-up that there is an upgrade so clicked OK thinking that the data will not be wiped as long as I will be still on MM. That was wrong! ALL ...
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com.android.phone has stopped working after manually upgrading Verizon LG G3 (VS985) to Marshmallow using LGUP tool

I manually upgraded my LG VS985 to marshmallow from Kitkat using the LGUP tool and the LG Stock Rom for Verizon (LG VS985 Firmware VS98547A_01_0314_ARB01.kdz). After booting it just keeps showing ...
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LG G3 digitizer not reporting movements smoothly

I just replaced the LCD/digitizer assembly on my LG G3, and the new digitizer is behaving strangely. When I scroll views in apps, they jerk a few pixels at a time rather than moving smoothly. The ...
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Android Doze drops Wifi regardless of optimalization settings

My LG G3 with Android 6.0 uses the built in Doze mode to save some battery. At the first setup, I set applications to ignore Doze mode (like chat apps, Gmail, Viber etc.). I also set the "app" called ...
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LG-G3 Smart Keyboard?

On the LG-G3, we can easily adjust the portrait keyboard like so: But, despite looking for many hours for some sort of setting, I can't seem to find a way to increase the size of the landscape ...
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Stuck on the 'Android is updating' screen after flashing CM13 on LG G3

I did a wipe, and fresh install of CM 13. I did not install gapps. The phone boots fine but gets stuck on the updating white prompt. Restarting the phone by removing the battery gets it stuck on the ...
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I cannot see folders on my sd card

I was trying to transfer some music into my phone so as usual I connected it with my USB, however, out of the 48 folders I have I could only see 14... I already tried to check the "hidden" folders but ...
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How to tell if a dual sim phone is dsds or dsfa?

I recently learnt that there are different types of dual sim; i.e. that having slots for 2 sims doesn't mean they're both fully active at the same time. Looking through the documentation included ...
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LG G3 picture in internal memory missing in Gallery

So this happened after my phone shutdown ( low battery LG G3 ) my Gallery was almost empty. All I can see picture saved on my SD card and there was a sign on the top right corner that it was on the ...
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I rooted my lg g3 and now wont boot and has no os

I rooted my lg g3 and flashed twrp. My phone then did an ota. it failed to boot and after wiping it has no os on it. Please help