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Fakestore, blankstore, gms, microg, unifiednlp - what's best for Android without Gapps?

I've been running Android for maybe 2 years without Gapps or a Google account, and like the experience, but I'd also like to do it better because some apps I used to use, now don't run without some ...
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Upgrade to Lineage Os 14

I have a Samsung GT9500 (Intl) which has CM 12. I see that L14.1 is available for my device. Is it possible to simply just upgrade to L14 without bricking my phone. I don't care about losing my data. ...
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Reboot drops battery by 2% each time

I have installed custom ROM, Official Lineage OS 14.1 on my Redmi 1S. I used to reboot device sometimes. And, I noticed that each time after reboot, battery percentage reduced by 2%. I also, tested on ...
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What is this doorbell sound on notifications (ONYX Lineage14.1-20170420)

When I receive a notification on my phone, it plays a long doorbell sound (regardless of which app causes the notification). Where does it come from and how do I disable it? I can't find it in Sound ...
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Guest account on LineageOS 14.1

I have a Samsung Galaxy S2 (i9100) smartphone with LineageOS 14.1 (2017-02-22 nightly) which is based on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat). I'd like to enable the guest account feature, but I can't find ...
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How format nexus 4 before flashing new ROM

I have a Google Nexus 4 (mako) and I had installed cyanogen mode which accidentally showed a loop error message like "... has unfortunately closed" telling that several google apps and wizards had ...
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Phone app shows all contacts even when contacts app is set to show only gmail contacts

I have two source of contacts in my phone(Lineage 14.1), gmail and whatsapp. In the contacts app, I have set the option to only show gmail contacts. It works properly (first screenshot). But in the ...
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Apps don't ask for root permission

I rooted my Lineage OS 14.1 but none of my apps ask for root permissions. I followed the instructions of this link and the root access option in my phone is "apps and adb". Do I miss something? I ...
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SOLVED : External SD card error : java.lang.IllegalStateException : No suitable external storage

I have a Motorola Moto E LTE 2015 (XT1524) (surnia) and a Lexar micro SDHC card 1000x 32Gb. I followed this how-to install-link2sd-apps2sd-marshmallow, to put my apps on the SD card. I split my SD ...
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Flashing Lineage OS 14.1 Nexus 5 hammerhead

I am flashing my Lineage OS 14.1 on my Nexus 5 (hammerhead). It went without error, and I am now booting. However, the curved line with a circle cycling from right to left has been looping for >10 ...
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Hangouts is using obscene amounts of background data

248 Mb this last week of background data compared to 41 Mb foreground. Last month was 400/100. How do I go about seeing what's the cause? I don't send/receive many pictures, when I do it's usually a ...
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LineageOS: run custom script (start service) at boot

Seems like a simple thing. How can I run custom script on my (rooted) android with LineageOS at boot? Neither creating it as /data/local/userinit.d/99sshd nor /data/local/userinit.sh did not help. ...
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Is it possible to migrate an SD card formatted as adopted storage to a new phone without reformatting?

My phone (Moto X Pure 2015, a.k.a. Clark) hates me. It's a refurb that I doubt was properly fixed, which was a replacement for my last one that had a bad USB port, but the issues didn't start until ...
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Screen turns on when I bump phone

I have a Moto E 2015 LTE (surnia) running Lineage OS, Android 7.1.1. Every time I bump the phone the screen turns on to tell me the time. I can't find a setting to turn this off. I couldn't find ...
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lineage OS encrypt phone --> bootloop

I upgraded CM13 to LineageOS14.1 on a Xiaomi Note 3 (kenzo), setup everything, and decided to encrypt the phone (from settings/encrypt phone). It asked for a pattern, and then rebooted. I never got ...
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Lineage OS changelog in update screen?

If I recall correctly, with Cyanogenmod from the update screen I could click on a future download and see the change log. Is there anyway to restore that behavior with Lineage OS?
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Text message on multiple Messaging applications on same device

Presently, I am using stock Message app(Lineage 14.1, System app). Now, I have installed and made Google Messenger as default app(installed from Play Store). When a message is received, a message ...
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How do I get a stable LineageOS build?

It seems like all LineageOS builds are marked as nightly, which makes it impossible to pick out more stable builds from the not-so-stable ones. How do I find a stable build? Is there a plan to mark ...
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Cant install OpenGApps on Lineage OS

I recently installed Lineage OS on a Nexus 6, using TWRP, followed by OpenGApps installation which crashed at 4%. So I started phone, switched off went to TWRP again, tried installation same problem. ...
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Unable to get past odin mode

I have a Galaxy S5 that had Cyanogenmod + CWM for about a year. The other day it started randomly shutting down and getting stuck in the bootloader screen ("SELINUX ENFORCING" + Samsung logo). No ...
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What's /system/vendor/lib/liboemcrypto.so?

and where does it come from? I'm on lineage os and I have an app that crashes because this file doesn't exist on my sytem. When I do an internet search for the file, I see that there are plenty of ...
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Can't enable System UI Tuner

I am running Lineage OS (14.1-20170324) on my Asus Zenfone 2 (Z00A). I know that System UI Tuner can be enabled by holding up settings cog for about 10 seconds. But it is not enabling on my device. ...
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Apps not appearing in Device Administrators

I'm running Nougat 7.1 on device and I've came across a strange issue. Newly installed applications are not listed in the device administrators page in security. The list just doesn't show newly ...
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How do I update my LineageOS installation?

I have a Motorola Moto E LTE 2nd Generation Android phone (surnia) running LineageOS 14.1.20170303-NIGHTLY-surnia. I installed LineageOS by following the instructions in the wiki: unlocking the ...
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How do I stop the lock pattern from being revealed after I got it wrong?

I'm security-minded so my lock pattern is not displayed as I enter it. By lock pattern, I mean one of these: The pattern is revealed after a failed lock attempt. I've been through all the settings I ...
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LineageOS with Goclever devices

Is it possible to have LineageOS on Goclever Quantum 350? Are system requirements for LineageOS high? I mean can I run Android 6 or 7 on my device. With CyanogenMod 12.1 it worked with Android 5.1....
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is it possible to flash a rom that isnt really made for your specific model? [duplicate]

I am interested in knowing whether installing a custom ROM that is made for the same tablet but the wifi variant, is possible to flash it on the LTE variant. Namely, I have a samsung SMT525 and if ...
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System slow and apps not working on Lineage OS 14.1 [duplicate]

Recently I updated my Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 (GTS7582) from CM 13.1 to Lineage OS 14.1 using the unofficial build I found here. It ran smoothly at the beginning and I took to it immediately. However, ...
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Android Rooting

I rooted my Motorola moto g 2nd gen (titan) by first unlocking bootloader officially through the Motorola website. After that i flashed twrp recovery and rooted my phone using supersu. to install ...
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No network connection when hanging up a call

Whenever I end a call the system becomes sluggish and non interactive for a brief moment, then I get the message "No network connection", and the call ends. This happens every time. Software: ...
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Google Services Framework keeps stopping

I installed LineageOS on my S7 Edge and after I started it, it keeps saying "com.android.phone has stopped" after I removed my SIM-Card it said "Google Services Framework keeps stopping" and it goes ...
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Can't install Lineage OS due to outdated bootloader on Moto G 2013 XT1034 falcon

I just bought a Moto G XT1034 and I'm trying to install Lineage OS 14.1 (lineage-14.1-20170307-nightly-falcon-signed.zip). I'm following the wiki instructions (http://wiki.lineageos.org/falcon_install....
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LineageOs compatible with European (H850) version of LG5

The "Downloads" page of LineageOS only lists the US version (H830) for the LG5. Given that they apparently use mostly the same hardware, am I safe to assume that a build of LineageOs that works on ...
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After new firmware, can't install ROM (mount error)

I installed RUU 4.2.2 in an attempt to upgrade HBOOT to 2.16 on a HTC One S. The boot menu shows 2.16 so I guess it worked but now I have no OS. I am trying to install a ROM (Lineage 14) but I get ...
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Lineage OS : SD card as internal storage

I have set SD card as internal storage on custom ROM Lineage 14.1. Today, I have installed a official nightly, no issues during installation(on twrp, I cannot read external SD card). And, after reboot ...
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LineageOS: Phone and Contacs crash

I've switched from Cyanogenmod to LineageOS using the experimental build and then flashing a nightly build afterwards. This worked great except for the fact that the phone and contacts app kept on ...
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Developer Options not showing Up in LineAge OS new build

Some weeks back I installed latest version of LineAge OS : 14.1-20170209-UNOFFICIAL-onyx on my one plus X phone. So after playing around with it, there were lot of issues in the new build. So I ...
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LineageOS fail to update

I've a wileyfox swift (crackling) and I've installed LineageOS 14.1-20170213-NIGHTLY-cracking + GApps through TWRP 3.0.3. The problem is that when I try to update it through the UI or manually (...
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How does someone add devices to the lineageOS github repo?

My phone isnt currently supported by lineage and many other phones that either my friends or i have. So i would like to know how to add a new device tree and kernel for any self-builder to use out ...
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Google Now Launcher still exists inside launcher settings

I have used Google Now Launcher on my Redmi 1S that runs Lineage OS 14.1. And, now I am using Nova Launcher as home app(launcher). I have uninstalled Google Now Launcher, and also, its not present in ...
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Unable to install ROM with adb sideload or other methods on LG G3 d855

I have an LG G3 (d855) phone on which I had Cyanogenmod 14 and which I wanted to upgrade to LineageOS. I booted to recovery, wiped everything and tried using adb sideload to load the image, but it ...
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While updating LineageOS, do I need to update Gapps too?

I'm flashing a new nightly version of LineageOS. I'm just gonna flash it without wiping data/system since I already have it installed. However, I also use Gapps (stock variant). Do I need to flash an ...
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Will Cyanogen 13 update to Lineage 14 and preserve apps, data etc?

I have an S5 with TouchWiz (i.e. standard rom) I want to change, but I don't want to have to wipe and reinstall everything twice over. There is a stable Cyanogen 13, and an experimental lineage 14, ...
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Google widget got disappeared each time after reboot

I am using Google Now launcher as default launcher on my Lineage 14.1,Redmi 1s. After installing a nightly, or after reboot, I can see that Google widget is got disappeared. I cannot see any widget(...
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Where does LineageOs store update files?

Back in cyanogenmod, updates were downloaded to the cmupdater directory. Then I could easily use twrp recovery to install the Upgrade. But where does LineageOs store its downloaded upgrade files?
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Installing LineageOS OTA update from the recovery manually

I installed LineageOS on my OnePlus One, and today I got the latest nightly. The OTA update system downloaded the file, and I clicked install. However, it says Note: This feature requires a ...
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Cannot format userdata, Fastboot refuses to detect

I have an OpenSUSE Leap 42.2, with adb, fastboot, and heimdall all present. My Android tablet is a Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (model: SM-T713). I am attempting to flash Lineage OS onto it. I have already ...
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Installing fonts on android

I used to have cyanogen os and it had this theme thing that I could change and install fonts to. But I upgraded to Lineage OS and it's not there anymore. I have some font apks but I dunno how to apply ...
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Difference between Lineage os and Cyanogenmod [duplicate]

I want to know if there in big difference in Lineage OS and CyanogenMod ROM's ?
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Difference between Lineage OS and Cyanogenmod : how does it affect current users? [duplicate]

Cyanogen said it plans to cease developing its open-source version of Android and will shutter its services by the end of the month. The company's blog mentions, As part of the ongoing ...