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Games laggy in Chrome

I have the following system: Galaxy SIII i9300 with LineageOS 14.1 (latest Nightly), rooted. I would like to play a particular game (I usually do not play browser games) against some one to show him ...
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What is inside the “other” category in the storage settings and how can I delete these large files eating my storage space?

I know this question has been asked before, but I cannot find a clear answer. I just recently flashed lineage is 14 on my Samsung galaxy S4. I used TWRP to wipe the internal storage with eh wipe ...
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Can I install Lineage OS on unsupported device? [duplicate]

I don't know what to do, because I have older phone HTC Desire 526G and updates are just not pushed and I believe that they will not push them ever, but out there there is so many vulnerabilities for ...
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Restore all data to another rooted device (LineageOS)

Is it possible to export all phone data (phone settings, installed apps, app data...) and import it to another device (different model) in one shot? What I'm looking for is a way to "mirror" all data ...
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LineageOS encryption not working dispite being told it is

I used to use cyanogenmod 13 on my nexus 5, i had the encryption enabled and it would ask me for my passcode at boot and i could not access any data from anything until i did this. I've now updated ...
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Move data (without cloud storage) from CM 13.0 to LineageOS

My current phone is running CM 13.0. I have a new phone ready, running LineageOS. What's the simplest way to move all data (most important: contacts, pictures, mail + configuration, SMS) to the new ...
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LineageOS: list of running applications

When I had Android on my tablet (Smasung Note 10) I would long press the chassis button to access a list of running applications; the long press does nothing with LineageOS. How can I access the list ...
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Why does Android OS data usage not count?

I have noticed that "Android OS" consumes a lot of data on my phone (LineageOS 14.1; Samsung Galaxy SIII GT-I9300; rooted). However, this data seems not to count for the overall data usage. As you can ...
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LG G6 (H870) LineageOS 14.1 - Encryption not working

I have been waiting for official port of LineageOS to my LG G6 (H870). And yesterday I decided to install the newest version of LineageOS (14.1 20170912) on my G6. I downloaded unlock.bin from LG's ...
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What is the easiest way to get host file adblocking AND security updates?

For a long time I've been using LineageOS to get root access and long-term updates. However my requirements are rather limited: I pretty much only use root access for system-level adblocking, and I ...
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How to achieve a basic setup of LineageOS with root and Google Assistant?

It appears there are 4 things needed to get what I would consider a basic LineageOS install working so apps can run correctly with root. LineageOS SU addon Google Apps/Google Play Store Google Voice ...
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Set held power button to activate Google Voice Assistant

So on the Samsung described here you can activate Google Voice Assistant well technically Bixby using the Bixby button. I have Lineage OS on a rooted Nexus device. The power button besides for ...
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Stuck on Asus boot logo after flash Lineage OS

I have flashed my Asus Zenfone Max ZC550KL with lineage-14.1-20170406-Z010D.zip and Open Gapps x64 7.1 stock version. After successful installation of both it gets stuck on asus boot logo
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lineageOS: cannot use internal SD after factory reset: “Failed to find root” (peregrine)

I have a Moto G 4G (LTE) peregrine which worked fine with the latest LineageOS 14.1. + twrp-3.1.1-0. Then i made a factory reset because i wanted to gift it to my mother. After that, no app could ...
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Do I loss Apps and Data

I have installed Lineage OS 14.1 on my Redmi 1S, and installed GApps(Aroma) from opengapps.org. I have increased /system partition size to install GApps package. New nightly with some fixes are ...
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LineageOS stuck on boot in Moto G1 due to WiFi error

I installed LineageOS on my Moto G1 (falcon) and after using it for a couple of weeks my phone restarted and got stuck on boot. I cleaned the cache in recovery mode but it didn't help. Afterwards, I ...
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What features distinguish Oxygen OS and Lineage OS on the OnePlus 3T? [closed]

When deciding which operating system to use one the OnePlus 3T, what are the specific differences in features, hardware support etc. between Oxygen OS and Lineage OS? I found older threads that say ...
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As of current versions, would any of these setups pass safetynet checks?

Would these pass? OP3T + LineageOS + Kernel that doesn't show bootloader unlocked status? and also OP3T + LineageOS + Kernel that doesn't show bootloader unlocked status + Magisk? I'm currently on ...
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How to grant access to External Storage on Android?

I am using Lineage OS 14.1 on my Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 (GT-i9152 ; codename : crater). I am trying to download some apps through the APKPure App and whenever i tap the "Install" button ; i get the ...
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Can I add a fingerprint without allowing it to unlock the phone?

Some of my more secure applications offer fingerprint unlocking. This would be convenient to use, and I don't foresee any security issues with someone using my fingerprint because I would have had to ...
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Is it possible to dual-boot Android with LineageOS?

I am going to get a new Android device (Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 with 4G/LTE with latest Android) and I am thinking about the possibility of dual-booting with LineageOS (CyanogenMod fork)? Is it possible?...
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Google Pinyin Input (IME) keeps asking for Google account permission

Google Pinyin Input is an input method (IME) for Chinese. It keeps asking me for Google account permission. I deny it all the time, but it always comes back and asks again when I reboot (which is ...
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What config files are involved in master volume levels?

I recently took the plunge and installed LineageOS on my Nexus 5X. My hope was that this would allow me to increase headphone volume as my favourite headphones are not loud enough with the stock ...
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Which version of Gapps to install for Lineage?

I am going to install Lineage and I need to decide which version of open Gapps to use. I use lots of Google apps (Google Play Store, Gmail, Calendar, Photos, Music, Google search, Translate, Keep etc....
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Flashed addonsu-arm-signed.zip on LineageOS, still no root

I just installed LineageOS 14.1 using TWRP. Then, following this guide I downloaded addonsu-arm-signed.zip to my SD card and installed it, also using TWRP. PROBLEM: Then I installed Titanium Backup ...
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Where to suggest LineageOS feature requests?

The LineageOS bug reporting guidelines mention not to report feature request in the Jira issue tracker and wisely don't provide any information where to suggest them instead.
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Lineage OS 14.1 ROM can't connect to camera

I have recently flashed Lineage OS 14.1 (fortuna3g unofficial build, Android Nougat 7.1.2) onto my Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Duos (G530H/DS). Everything in working order, except the rear camera. Each ...
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How to customize which camera app is launched when double tapping the power button?

I have a Galaxy S7 Edge with the latest lineage nightly. How to customize which camera app to launch when double pressing the power button? The original one causes issues for me.
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Why doesn't Motorola Moto G4 sometimes not accept phone calls?

I'm using a Motorola Moto G4 Play with LineageOS. From time to time I get a message that someone tried to call me, but I wasn't available. This hasn't happened with other phones, so I suspect that it ...
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LineageOS for Samsung Galaxy Young (S6310)?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Young (S6310), which I'm re-tasking to play with as a secondary, mini-tablet (with no cellular access i.e. no SIM card inside, just wifi for internet access). My issue is space ...
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can't mount /data while installing LineageOS

I've rooted my Nexus 7 using the SO instructions How do I root my Nexus 7?. I'm trying to install LineageOS using its instructions https://wiki.lineageos.org/devices/flo/install#installing-lineageos-...
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What permissions I shouldn't block with my Privacy Guard?

I have installed LineageOS with "stock" version of Open GApps. I noticed Privacy Guard can control which apps have access to which information. I have changed nearly every permission to "ask me" and ...
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Is it possible to use NOGAPPS and Maps API with Uber app (or apps similar to Uber)?

I have installed LineageOS 14.1 on a Wingtech 88047 (Redmi 2 Pro), without Gapps. I installed microG UnifiedNlp, and my phone finds its location correctly. I also tested some proprietary apps that I ...
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Is it possible to reinstall S Notes after flashing Lineage OS 14.1 on Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

I'm a beginner with rooting, flashing and so on, but I'd like to try to flash Lineage OS 14.1 on my Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (GT-N5100). However I often use S Note for taking notes using the S Pen. Does ...
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Moto G2 (Titan): “fastboot flash recovery” won't work.

my Basic Plan, is to install the latest Version of LineageOS 14.01 via TWRP 2.8.0.1. This failed with an error "unknown command [log]". Next Idea: update TWRP to latest Version 3.1 and try again. So i ...
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How to control user installed apps?

Device Pre-installed Apps(Camera, Calendar, file manager etc. ) have options for 'Force Stop' and 'Enable/Disable' app. And, for User installed apps(from PlayStore etc.) have only options 'Force Stop' ...
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How to flash Android O image in Moto G4 Plus

I have Moto G4 Plus device which has Android 7.0 - I want to flash Android O system image in Moto G4 Plus. I see https://developer.android.com/preview/download.html where system images are for Nexus, ...
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AFWALL+ doesn't block apps when on WiFi

I'm currently running AfWall+ on LineageOS (Android 7.1.2) and seem to have a problem with this app. When I'm on WiFi it doesn't stop anything it's supposed to (works just fine on mobile). Can ...
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Do I have to install every nightly on LineageOS?

Do I have to download and install every single nightly that comes up? Are the later updates dependent on the earlier ones?
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D855 CM13 Nightly to Lineage 14.1 Nightly Upgrade

I have the latest nightly build of CM13(cm-13.0-20161108-NIGHTLY-d855.zip) installed on my LG G3(d855). And I want to upgrade it to Lineage OS 14.1 nightly builds(for example latest right now: lineage-...
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Does the Google Play app requires a SIM card?

I noticed on a device that the play store app didn't work until I inserted a SIM card: is this just a bug or does the Google play app requires a SIM card being present? Background: I've installed ...
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App installed from apk, but not in app drawer and in settings

I have installed an app fusing its apk. After installation, I clicked on 'Done'. Then, I checked app on app drawer and Settings->Apps, it was not found there. I am running Nova launcher, in Lineage ...
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Front camera doesn't work with LineageOS

I installed LineageOS on my HTC ONE M8 and now the front camera doesn't work. When I open it the app crashes (but the main camera works good). So, I come back to use Htc sense, and the front camera is ...
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Should I unlock bootloader before changing from Cyanogen to Lineage OS

My phone is YU Yureka (AO5510) Which comes with Cyanogen pre-installed but not rooted. I bought it 2 years back and I am still at CM 12.1 which is based on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop and I am not getting ...
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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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Remove Backup and Factory reset option from Settings app [duplicate]

I want to remove some features from my settings app (device is rooted) I used adb shell pm disable 'com.android.settings/.Settings\$SecuritySettingsActivity' to disable security settings and it ...
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Can't change vibration strength on Lineage OS

I just installed Lineage OS 14.1 on my Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus. However, the vibration strength for - for example - pressing the "Recent Apps" or "Back" button and typing was pretty much the maximum. ...
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Choosing firmware version in CyanogenMod or LineageOS

I recently acquired a secondhand Samsung Galaxy GT-I9295, currently installed with Android 4.4.2. I would like to install either CyanogenMod, or Lineage, depending on what is available. I am told that ...
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Make call remotely from one phone through bluetooth using other phone?

I have two mobile phones: Samsung Galaxy S3 i9305 with SIM card Samsung Galaxy Note 3 N9005 I would like to  connect them with Bluetooth,  start my phone calls from Samsung Galaxy Note 3 remotely ...
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Error 7 while installing Lineageos on Zenfone 2 Z00A

I have tried a first install of Lineageos on an Asus Zenfone 2 Z00A. I have now reformatted all data, done a factory reset and wiped everything but always getting error 7 in zip install. I have ...