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LG G5 Slowing down the house internet

The story started about a month and a half ago. At random times the internet speed went down drastically, changing between 0MB/s to 75MB/s (which is my maximum). I have called countless times to my ...
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Possible to disable LG Cliptray?

My LG G2 (and I assume other LG phones) have a "Cliptray" which replaces the clipboard with one where you can access the history. I'd like to remove this function as 1Password cannot remove copied ...
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LG phone seemingly stuck on “Firmware Update”

This may or may not be off-topic; feel free to point me to a better place to ask this. My father brought home a cell phone he found in the woods, and I thought I'd charge it and turn it on to see if ...
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How to securely root g2 phone (AT&T LGE LG-D800)?

I've been looking to root my phone, only all methods require installing binaries from little-known (by me) sites with no Web of Trust rating. I feel hesitant to do that. Here are some rooting links ...
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How to resolve Get Google Play services error

I have an LG H440 (Spirit) and I have restored it to factory settings because it was in a "bootloop". Upon restarting the device there is an error message that is titled "Get Google Play services" ...
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What is this Phone/Eye Icon in my notification bar on LG Volt?

This icon appears seemingly at random, especially on my lock screen but not always. I can almost guarantee it pops up if I make a screenshot but I am not sure. I am on an LG Volt phone from Boost ...
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What is the meaning of KDZ file name format?

What is the meaning of LG's .kdz file name format? For instance, a KDZ file: D85530B_00_1217.kdz (Marshmallow for LG G3 D855). After the model no (D855), the terms like 30B, 30C etc. are coming. ...
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Factory reset disabled by server policy

My phone (LGL15G running 4.4.2) has been behaving suspiciously, and since it is relatively new and I do not have any important data on it, I thought it would be best to wipe it. When I select ...
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Nexus 5 freezing often

I have a new Nexus 5. Ever since I got it, it tends to freeze. Once or twice a day, I would pick it up, try to press something and see that the screen is completely nonresponsive. The only thing I can ...
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How to downgrade LG L90 D410 from Lollipop 5.0.2 to KitKat 4.4.2?

I have LG L90 D410 smartphone. It had KitKat 4.4.2 OS when I purchased it. It was working pretty fine. After a couple of months I upgraded it to Lollipop 5.0.2. But after using this latest Android ...
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downgrade resolution of nexus 5 to improve battery

I was just wondering if i can downgrade the screen resolution of nexus 5 to 720p instead of 1080p can it improve the battery life ? is it possible to achieve this ? If yes than how ?
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How to set default contact store location, android 4.4.2, LG L9 II?

I need to set up the default store place for contacts as now every time it wants to save to sim card which is not as functional. I have to change it, dismiss the warning about lost information (even ...
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Google Now on the LG G2

Yesterday I bought a new LG G2 device and I wanted to turn on the Google Now feature, sadly, my Google Search app settings does not show any sign of Now switch. How can I turn on the Google Now ...
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Disable “Charging slowly” warning

When charging my phone, a LG K8 V, I get the message "Charging slowly: Use the charger and cable that were provided with this phone, or check the cable is properly connected." The charge rate is fast ...
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Remove Quick Settings from notification pulldown

I've been trying to find a way to hide or disable the quick settings toggles in the notification pulldown. I'm using an LG Optimus Fuel running a rooted LG-stock Kitkat ROM (Xposed Framework is ...
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LG G6 camera - ways to improve photo quality?

I was under the impression that the photos on the g6 were supposed to be fantastic because it had 2 cameras instead of one (depth or something like that?) but I find that the photos just generally ...
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Both failed rooting LG G6 Nougat 7.0 on one-click root and PC

I have been trying to root my LG G6 with Nougat 7.0 on. On the one click method it reaches 90% then fails with an error code: 0x172E55. I can never get past that. Then I tried with the PC version. I ...
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Dismissed notifications come back

I'm having an issue on my LG G6 where if I swipe to dismiss a notification (such as a text message or Tweetcaster mention), sometime later (an hour, maybe more) it will come back. Only if I tap on the ...
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LG Stylus 2 Wipe cache partition

My friend have LG Stylus 2 quite laggy and need to wipe phone cache We have already wipe cache from apps with following method Drag down the notification bar and tap the Settings icon Settings icon....
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How To Remove “Insert Metropcs Sim Card. Emergency Calls Only” Msg On An Lg?

This is the message I am looking to get rid of: I learned that you can get rid of this message on other Androids by going to the app that it generated from and clicking "disable notifications". ...
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LG G5 - Fingerprint Scanner gone

I have an issue with the LG G5. I bought it like 3 weeks ago and used it very carefully. Now just while using the fingerprint scanner went away. it said restart the phone. After restart even the ...
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SuperSu update binary error

I have a lg optimus g pro f240 running on android os version 4.4.2. I recently rooted the phone using the software in This thread I have installed SuperSu though each time I try and open it, it tells ...
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Series of application freezes and battery discharging fast after turning on flash in camera once

I have LG Optimus L9 P760, Swift L9 with Android system. Few days ago I was using my phone camera and turned on "flash" under settings for it (the lamp). When I wanted to take a photo, camera ...
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Can't see most notifications on my phone until I unlock it. (Android 4.1.2)

My phone's an LG-E460. Sometimes, when I lock my phone, I stop getting most chat notifications (Whatsapp, Telegram, Google Hangouts...) Happens specially often with Whatsapp, though. I'm talking to ...
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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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ADB Debugging on LG Watch R

today i got a LG Watch R for a programming project - first i had a Gear Live that was now replaced. When i follow the guides step by step i never get the "authorize this computer" like i did with the ...
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LG L5 E612 Random Restart Problem

I have an LG Optimus L5 (LG-E612) that has been acting up since five days ago. I would like to wipe device clean and do not mind if I lose data I have on device, however, I unable to do this. ...
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Though auto sync is turned off, Andorid 4.1.2 still auto syncs photos in Gallery

WIFI is turned off on my mobile. A. I had turned off auto sync feature as follows: Apps > Settings > Accounts & sync > Google > Auto sync is turned off for my email Apps > Settings > Accounts &...
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LG V30 - Flash ROM using download mode?

My V30 is soft-bricked because of power-loss during a system update. Verizon would charge me a deductible for fixing it under warranty. I can: - Access recovery - Access factory reset mode - Access ...
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How to create folders in android 6.0 app drawer on an LG phone?

I cannot find how to create folders in my new android 6 device's app drawer (the screen that comes after I press this button to show all the apps). Is this option disabled? In android 4 if I ...
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How to remove google acccount from my LG 4X HD/ P880

I had my gmail account from an old employer disabled. It keeps on notifying me on "Account Action Required". I can only disable the sync in "Accounts and Settings", not remove it entirely. How do I ...
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Locked out of secure startup

Recently I encrypted my LG Tribute HD. I was doing something in recovery mode a couple days later, I accidentally hit the "wipe all data on phone" button. I pressed no. I rebooted my phone and all of ...
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LG Watch Style USB Debugging - computer not recognizing presence of watch

I am trying to develop for my LG Watch Style and I am having trouble getting my computer to recognize its plugged in. I've tried reinstalling the Google USB drivers and resetting the watch. It's ...
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LG G4 Status Icon

Unknown status icon that looks like a broken "N". What is it?
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How can I dual boot Android and Windows Phone 8.1 or 10?

I have an Android phone with CyanogenMod installed(with TWRP Custom recovery). Specifically, it's an LG G2 (d803), and I was wondering if I could dual boot Cyanogenmod and Windows Phone 8.1 or 10. It ...
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How can I test functioning of internal component (sensors, NFC, pedometer etc…)

I recently dropped my LG G3 in water. I opened it and let it dry for a long time. It now work properly but some components does not seems to work anymore. For example light sensor, proximity sensor ...
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Stock voice recorder, camera(video recording) and alarm not working in LG L90 dual D410

I have an LG L90 dual D410 running on Kitkat 4.2. Everything was working fine and I don't remember what caused these problems to occur. May be an update? When I tried to record using the stock voice ...
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Odd recurring noise

I have an LG g5 running Android 7.0. every now and then, several times per day, my phone makes a sound that belongs to no alert (that can be seen on screen at least). As best as I can describe it - it'...
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LG G4 Showing Wrong 'Recovery Mode' Screen

I have a LG G4 (International) and I'm trying to boot into recovery to install Lineage OS. The instructions are to hold down the power button and the volume down button, which I do, I then get booted ...
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Hidden fastboot mode or no fastboot at all?

So here is my problem: I cant get in to fastboot mode on my lg k8 us375 android m 6.0. Here is what I'm doing: adb and fastboot are installed on pc (windows) I have developer options and OEM ...
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How can I recover data from lg g4 stuck in a boot loop?

My lg g4 is stuck in a boot loop. It still powers on and can charge up but my phone wont stay on for long before it shuts down and starts booting up again. I dont really care about saving the phone ...
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Terminated app install corrupted SD card data

I was downloading an app for my LG-90 and it was taking forever. It had been minutes, so i restarted my phone. The phone would not restart; I'd see the T-Mobile logo and LG logo but it would not get ...
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flashing twrp on lg g4 no error, but no twrp

I'm trying to flash twrp to my lg g4. I've reached the part where I run fastboot flash recovery twrp.img And everything seems to work fine, but when I try to enter recovery mode, I get the default ...
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CWM - Can I make CWM mount a different External SD Card Partition - LG e400f

As stated in the title I want to be able to mount my SD cards 3rd Partition, this is because that is were all my files are and I would like to be able to backup to this partition. Phone: LG e400f ...
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How can I stop Google photos to show images from my google drive

So I have some private images that I would rather not like to show up on google photos, I have them on my google drive but today I wanted to show some pictures of my office to a friend of mine when ...
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Help finding app history

i know there is a place i can go on my lg motion and see the history of all the apps ever downloaded to my phone, including the ones that have been removed. This same place will show the last date the ...
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Lg Aristo 2 Fastboot flash recovery - FAILED (remote: 'unknown command')

I've recently been trying to flash twrp on my Lg Aristo 2, when I ran the code to OEM Unlock a device it came out with the same "FAILED (remote: 'unknown command')". I started my phone back up and it ...
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LG K10 Rooting and Bootloader Unlock without a computer

How I go about unloacking the bootloader on a LG K10 without a PC? Can it be done or do I need a computer. Thanks in advance
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LG Phoenix 3 stuck on firmware update

My LG phoenix 3 is stuck on firmware update when it was being unlocked from the network and it is showing: "do not unplug until the process is complete". What should i do?
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My LG X Charge phone dropped in water, and I had some trouble after fishing it out! Help?

OK, so I accidentally dropped my LG X Charge (Android) smartphone in water, & I fished it out, but I had some trouble & fumbling & rigamarole to go through afterwards: I had trouble ...