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I can't start my Moto G60 anymore after locking the bootloader

I recently downgraded my Android on Moto G60 (I downloaded ROM from some websites) because my phone screen was sometimes not working which upon locking and unlocking the phone made the screen work ...
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How can I get information from my Android 10 phone with a severed screen cable?

I have a Motorola Moto e. The screen has been loose for a few months, but I've been able to manage. An ill timed flip kick from a 6 year old sent the phone flying and severed the ribbon cable. I'm ...
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What is this rectangular icon (Android 11) [duplicate]

Android 11, Motorola G8 Power. Maybe I'm going senile, but I don't recall seeing this rectangular icon to the left of the wi-fi icon. I added a yellow arrow.
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Debug HDMI over USB C

I have a Motorola Edge 20 Pro. Till about 8-9 months ago, I could connect an unpowered (Without a separate power adaptor) USB C Hub to the USB port, and connect a HDMI cable to the hub. This would ...
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Motorola edge 40: Audio stops when recording

I upgraded from Samsung to this Motorola phone, and a problem I'm having is the audio stops when I record a video. Is there anyway to allow audio to play still?
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Regain access to phone with Family Link parental control

My phone Motorola E22i (XT2239) did an update and is asking for my password (not a PIN). The password is requested on the lock screen. It's never looked like this before. I tried my Google account ...
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Androids bluetooth connection with accessory keeps dropping

I have an accessory that connects with smartphone through dedicated app. I tested it on few other phones and tablets - they work great. Yet for some reason while connecting to my Moto E20 phone, the ...
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Motorola Moto G200 brick with error "No valid operating system"

I need help with Motorola Moto G200 whose bootloader stopped working after a bad overclock using the KonaBess app. I have tried to turn it on by myself, and I have even taken it to a technical service,...
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Fumbled my phone and somehow accidentally disabled a feature I depend on: Voice Recorder stays on-screen when screen is locked

I fumbled my phone just now and somehow accidentally disabled a feature I depend on, which has worked fine for years: Voice Recorder stays on-screen when screen is locked. Now the app is unusable ...
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Boot twrp with fastboot gives an error

I am trying to use the fastboot command to boot my ported twrp for my moto e6s, but when i run it, it says: > fastboot boot twrp.img Sending 'boot.img' (28774 KB) OKAY [ 0....
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"< waiting for any device >" message, when I try to unlock bootloader on Moto g(9) plus

I want to unlock the bootloader on my Motorola Moto G9 Plus to install TWRP recovery, so I setup ADB and Fastboot on my PC, Enable USB debugging and OEM Unlock on my phone, connected it to my PC, ...
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How to unlock Android phone when someone is calling, without picking up?

When someone is calling, a round slider appears at the bottom of the screen and I have to slide down to reject or slide up to pick up. The slider appears in the same place as the under-screen ...
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Motorola Surnia Locked Out of Google Account [duplicate]

I've reset my motorola Surnia XT1524 recently but when I go to start the phone it takes me to a google verification screen. I can't access the phone without entering the same google account that I ...
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What's this icon that looks like a frequency wave with a slash through it on my Motorola One 5G Ace (T-Mobile)?

I have a newer Motorola One 5G Ace, provider is T-Mobile. I've traveled away from home, still in the US though, and have a strange icon (next to my battery indication) that doesn't go away. It looks ...
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Why did I lose stored content when I got a new phone

I got a new phone and went to T-Mobile (my carrier) to switch my Motorola to my new Samsung. However, my memory card in my Motorola was set as internal NOT portable so I couldn't remove it and put it ...
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Volume gets played instantly via Motorola Edge 30 Pro's speakers at max volume when it auto connects to wireless earbuds

More often than not, when my wireless earbuds (Jabra Elite 75t) auto connects to my Motorola Edge 30 Pro, the volume gets played instantly via the phone's speakers at MAX volume. I have never ...
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Which circumstances allows 2 phone icons to be displayed on the notification bar? [duplicate]

I'm using Motorola Moto G50 on Android 12. I noticed that there are 2 phone icons on the notification bar, one on the left and the other beside the clock icon on the right. How come? Could this be ...
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Why won't my mobile data work in some countries that are covered by my plan?

I have a moto g(7) power with an international T-Mobile plan that is supposed to allow me to use my phone in most countries around the world without needing to get new SIM cards. This works most of ...
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Google Messages adds spaces to emoticons

Since past 3-6 months Android Messages app started to insert spaces between characters of my emoticons and also started to remove certain characters, causing garbage to be actually sent: In addition ...
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What is this "hand with three sparkles" button on the sidebar of Motorola, and how do I get rid of it?

I have a Motorola phone running on Android 12. I have no idea what this button is with the hand with three sparkles above it is and I want to get rid of it. Any help is greatly appreciated! Thank you....
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Mtkclient | mediatek phone won't boot into brom/boot rom mode

I downloaded mtkclient from the GitHub and followed the installation instructions but when I plug my phone in after running the command it never recognizes my phone. I've tried all different types of ...
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Location indicator always visible

After a year or two of nothing, my Motorola Moto One (XT1941) with Android 10 again started to show location indicator 24 hours a day, 7 days a week: Nothing, that I tried so far, worked. Restarting ...
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Turn on screen without using any button on the phone

All buttons on the device are broken, device is on but the screen is off. Is there any way to turn on the phone using USB or any other way? My phone is a moto e20 with no removable battery and no ...
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Wifi connects disconnects on android

I have android device with stock android(moto edge 20). Whenever the wifi signal(router) are weak the wifi disconnects. This problem is frequent when my device is connect to a Bluetooth device. This ...
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Prevent app icons from being added automatically to home screen on a Motorola device running Android 11

I am running stock Android 11 on a Motorola device. I am trying to disable the feature that adds newly installed apps to my home screen. I read an article How to stop new apps from being added to your ...
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Weird case, only internet working, calls and messages are stopped

My mobile is Moto G4 Play and has a Jio Reliance SIM in it. I am receiving full mobile networks and I am able to browse internet. But, I cannot receive any calls and messages. I cannot make any call ...
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BRATA (Brazilian RAT Android) - is there any action and treatment from it?

As far as is known, with this virus, the attacker, in addition to stopping antivirus programs, can also block the system menu while working with it by the user. The virus copies system data and then ...
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Where in a smartphone with Android are deleted and cleaned the files that are visible when testing with "root integrity check"?

Where in a smartphone with Android are deleted and cleaned the files that are visible when testing with "root integrity check" ?? Clearing the cache and user settings do not help, obviously ...
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Format SD card to be internal storage, restart phone, missing SD card?

I am running on Android 8.0.0 on a Motorola E5 Cruise, I tried to use my Motorola to format my SD card as internal storage, then I restart my phone and it says the SD card is missing when I have not ...
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Does Samsung have a tool similar to Rescue and Smart Assistant Tool of Motorola?

My Motorola smartphone would not boot after an update and then I used Rescue and Smart Assistant Tool of Motorola to reinstall a new Android OS on my phone. Now, I am considering to buy a Samsung ...
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Cannot communicate to Google servers when using Gapps on LineageOS 16 for Moto Z Play

I have Motorola Moto Z Play (Addison) on Android 8.0 Oreo. I installed LineageOS 16. It turns out that when I install any Gapps > ARM > Pico, Stock, etc. I can't log in to the Play Store, Gmail, ...
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How do I enable a greyed out toggle to enable install from unknown sources on a Moto g power (2021)?

I have a Moto g power (2021) upon attempting to install a non-market app I was given the whole 'for your security your phone is not allowed to install from unknown sources' and the option to go to ...
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Lost mobile data connection upon Android 11 minor upgrade - from Sep 1, 2021 to Nov 1, 2021 - APN menu gone - Motorola moto g 5G

My Motorola moto g 5G was updated to Android 11 with Android security update Sep 1 2021 a few weeks ago. Everything worked fine until a few days ago when there was a seemingly minor update to Android ...
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How to install standard european stock firmware on Motorola G 5G XT2113-3?

I own a Motorola G 5G XT2113-3 that is on the "timit" software channel (TIM Italy retailer). In the recovery functionality of the LMSA tool, I noticed that by default it downloads the ...
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how do i make phone default to transfer files when plugged in to computer usb?

i have developer options set to transfer files but every time i plug it in it only charges. i have a motorola e5 play running OS 8.
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Random reboot during switching between apps

My device: Motorola One, Android 10 During clicking on a link in WhatsApp (default browser is Brave) Android rebooted accidentally. This random reboots happens from time to time (several times a week)....
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Can I use apps like LADB WiFi ADB or Wi-Fi Debugging without needing a USB cable ever during the process?

I have an old Android tablet that had been rooted but my phone hasn't been rooted....yet. What I need to understand is if there's a way to use my tablet to perform edits on my phone without EVER ...
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Will my phone be unlocked after it factory resets itself?

I forgot the password of my phone, and it says after 4 more failed attempts that it will be wiped clean. If that happens, will my phone be unlocked and ready for use again? I really don't care about ...
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No or very poor cell signal in areas I know have good signal

My phone worked fine till about the middle of yesterday. I live out in the country but usually I see 3 to 4 bars sitting at my desk in the basement. But now even if I walk up to the top of the hill (...
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Needing help to find a Custom ROM [closed]

I've had my "Moto G8 Power Lite" for a few months, and I am craving to customise. But I cant find any custom ROMs, even after hours of searching. I found this - Where can I find stock or ...
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Factory Reset not working on moto Z3 play (beckham)

I have a moto z3 play (device name beckham) which I can't factory reset now. What happens is when I go to Settings > Advanced > Reset options > Erase all data (factory reset) but the phone ...
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How can I charge Motorola One normally?

tl;dr: Every setup that I tried so far ends up with "Charging rapidly" or "Charging slowly" on my Motorola One. What kind of charger (or power source) and cable should I use in ...
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Phone won't stay off when charging Motorola Edge Plus on Android 10 and above

After getting a replacement phone from Verizon, the new Motorola Edge Plus will not stay powered off while charging, as the last one did. After looking on the forums, I enabled developer options, but &...
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Sharing image makes phone very unstable

I think that Motorola One can be considered a quite powerful phone with its octa-core 2.0 GHz Snapdragon 625 and 3 GB or RAM. It also produces a fairly small images of 4160x3120 pixels and approx. 3-5 ...
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Motorola Z Play having unusable screen

I dropped by Moto Z play a few days ago, and when i dropped it, the touchscreen just stopped. I can see everything that is happening on the screen, like the time, notifications and other things on the ...
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Android screen mirror to android with usb c to c cable

Can I mirror a note 10 screen to a Moto Z4 with a projection mod to project the Note 10 to my wall? The purpose is to play more powerful emulator games on the Note and use the Moto w/ projection mod ...
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Turn off PIP for calls

On my Motorola One and under Android 10, whenever I exit Call app during an active call, a picture-in-picture mode for this app is enabled: This is super-annoying. How can I disable or turn-off this ...
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What is the difference between Calendar and Google Calendar in Account sync settings

In Settings > Accounts > Select Google Account > Account sync. There are switches for synchronizing various content of the account, such as Contacts, Drive, etc. I also have Calendar and ...
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Motorola One Power - corrupt and wouldn't unlock bootloader

My Motorola One Power went blank recently and when I switched it off and then switched it on, an error message was displayed that my device was corrupt, it can't be trusted and it won't boot again. ...
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Customize Google Assistant button

I am using a Motorola phone which has a dedicated Google Assistant button, but I don't use the assistant much. Is it possible to customize the button and use it for some other activity?
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