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Questions tagged [motorola]

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Please help! Bootloop. Can't get into recovery

My wife, unfamiliar with rooting, agreed to update my rooted Moto C Plus when it requested an update. Needless to say, that didn't turn out well. It started booting to TWRP. I tried finding a ...
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Can't unlock bootloader Moto G5 XT1672

I'm trying to unlock the bootloader on my Moto G5, the adb commands works, but I can't find my device in the command prompt when it is in fastboot mode. I was following the instructions on this ...
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Rooting Motorola Droid Mini

I noticed that the Droid Mini does not appear to be discussed in How do I root my Android device? . I am new to rooting but I do have technical experience in systems. The following appear to be the ...
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Unlock Moto X without using Motorola Unlock?

Motorola provides a site to unlock the phone. essentially you paste in data fastboot gives you, then you past in the result that the site gives you to fast boot. Is there a way to unlock the phone ...
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How to “safely” root a Motorola XT320 (running Android 2.3.6 / Gingerbread) without loosing data?

Related to this question: How to extract calendar data from the stock calendar app of Android Gingerbread (2.3.6) without a Google account? How can I "safely" root a Motorola XT320 phone running ...
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how to disable screen lock?

Idk what happened last night but I used to have no screen lock and now I have to swipe to unlock and swiping left or right opens up stuff how do I go back to no loc
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Clearing logcats and dumpstate on Moto E2 (4G LTE)

I have basically no storage on my Moto E2. The OS is around 3.02GB when originally it was around 1 to 2. How do I clear the logcats and dumpstate on the device? *#9900# and *#197328640# don't work.
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How to edit build.prop without root and without custom recovery?

I have an old Motorola-Verizon phone. Since it is a Verizon exclusive model, they didn't left any chance of rooting phone, unlocking bootloader or installing custom recovery. So my question is Is it ...
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xt1527 in boot loop with usb debugging disabled

a couple days ago my xt1527 started acting weird. Gapps started to crash out of nowhere. Today, every app that I tried to open crashed 2 seconds after, so I turned my device off to reboot and see what ...
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Extract Moto dialer apk from TWRP backup

I have installed Lineage OS 14.1 (nougat) on a Moto C Plus. This phone doesn't have a proximity sensor. However the Moto dialer senses a face touch on the screen and turns off the screen anyway. The ...
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Problem with switching from CWM to TWRP on Motorola Moto E XT1021

I solved it somehow. I was able to flash with fastboot the image TWRP 2.8.7 but I can't flash any other TWRP version. Somebody have any idea why? Hi guys, I've got a really big problem that I cannot ...
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How can I disable VirtualSIM1 ON notification?

I frequently get this notification , It dismisses when I swipe away but its too annoting . My device is MOTO C plus and my sim 1 is TATA DOCOMO (Indian sim) . When I click on notification settings I ...
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Only some apps on my moto g5 have internet access

I have had a Motorola Moto G5 for around a month now and today, suddenly it seems that apps like Instagram are unable to connect to the internet. I have restarted the phone, restarted the modem, ...
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Resurrection Remix is stuck at the encryption screen

I have a Motorola Moto G4 Play phone. I flashed Resurrection Remix 6.1 official build (based on Oreo) and TWRP 3.2.1. Then, I installed Magisk and allowed the root for apps (inc. terminal emulator) ...
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recover imagen for the wallpapers

i have a androi motorola e2, time ago i put one imagen for the wallpaper, after a time i deleted that imagen, but that picture still in the options, when i have to select one wallpaper for the ...
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Rooting again after installing LineageOS?

After following the following steps: rooting a motorola g3, installing TWRP wiping the phone (without micro-sd present) with TWRP installing lineageOS wiping the phone (without micro-sd present) ...
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root and sub Contact folders in Outlook not visible in Android (Moto G5 Plus)

I've discovered a problem with syncing Contact folders on the Moto G5 Plus running Android 7.0: Basically, You have no option to see or choose alternative contact folders located at the root of the ...
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App Icons for Apps on SD Card Disappear on Reboot

I have a Motorola Moto E4 running Nougat 7.1.1, security patch level of March 1, 2018. The phone has a 16GB SD card in it, which is installed as internal storage, not portable, and it has a number of ...
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How to disable Voice input

My Motorola phone (with Android 5.1) has voice input instead of typing. It was uploaded w/o my permission! I need to disable it because I can't put in complex words (like foreign names/technical ...
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Strange debugging mode

I put my Motorola XT912 (ICS) unlocked in my pocket and it started some kind of debug mode. There is bar on top which shows coordinates and every swipe is marked with a blue line. I don't know how to ...
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What type of battery does a Moto E 3rd generation use?

I've seen it claimed that it's a 2750 mAH one which I thought was unlikely, as from E4 to G5 they've kept the GK40 2800 mAH one, but why would they break interoperability for a measly 50 mAH? Then I ...
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What are RAM , ROM and their types used in Motorola smartphone?

Well I know some basic information about RAM and ROM. RAM is Random Access Memory with two main types i.e. SRAM and DRAM. Whereas ROM is Read only memory. There are five basic ROM types: 1.ROM 2....
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Lost Android Phone data security

I want to know if a lost smartphone which has been marked in all google related security activities(Erase Data,Lock etc),Can someone still recover something from the phone using hardware dismembering ...
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Battery Level Instant Drop

Recently, muy phone has had several instances of instant battery level drop; not as in quick drain, but rather, immediate drop. I've been able to document these two occurrences : Between the first ...
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How can I reboot an encrypted Android 7.0 in safe mode?

Folks, I have a Lenovo Moto C Plus (I know, sh*tty phone, but I'm Brazilian and good ones are pretty expensive here) running stock ROM (7.0) and I use full disk encryption and unlock the phone with a ...
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Unknown apps - My Consumer Cellular and Prip

I've purchased MotoG4 Plus (Unlocked) around Summer 2016 at Amazon(India). I've been using the phone since then and have been extremely cautious about the apps I use on my phone. Whilst playing ...
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What version of Android Wear is on Motorola Moto Sport?

What version of Android Wear is on Motorola Moto Sport? I look lots of old news about plans to issue, but didn't googled any confirmation.
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Is it possible to update android version in Motorola xoom tablet?

I have a tablet of Motorola (XOOM MZ604), it is rather old but for me looks and behaves like new, except of one big problem that I cannot install important applications on it because the android ...
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Moto G4 plus(7.0) not connecting through USB Data cable for data transfer

I am using moto g4 plus with latest 7.0 android. When I am trying to connect it with my laptop/desktop through original Motorola cable it only gets charged and not detected in laptop/desktop. Even it ...
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Why I can't install apps in my phone even sufficient space is available?

So I own Moto E 1 gen, running now Android 4.4 stock I tried to install Adobe reader,Jiotv I end up with a message "Out of space" I used both ways,APK and Playstore both ways don't work. Although ...
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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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How to enable USB host mode in Moto G4 Plus

I have Moto G4 Plus device. I have to do some stuff by enabling USB host mode on my device. I have enabled USB debugging and it is on charging. I am using USB cable. My device is non-rooted It shows ...
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Moto M: Phone in “Red State”. Does not boot. Cannot enter fastboot or recovery

I tried to install a custom ROM on my Moto M, and failed in the attempt. I uploaded TWRP, and misguidedly executed adb flashing lock afterwards. Now my phone says: https://imgur.com/a/r2VA0 Red State....
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Phone crash caused my app icons to dissapear?

My phone crashed a few minutes ago and when I turned it back on, the majority of my app icons were gone. I could open then from the app store and it said they are installed but the icons are just gone?...
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Is there a way to install a Magnetometer or Compass Sensor in a phone?

I found out a little too late that my new phone (Motorola Moto G4) does not have a compass sensor in it. I love this phone otherwise, but I have apps that I use quite a bit that require a compass. ...
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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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Unlocking Bootloader Moto G Unable to bootup

I have been trying to unlock the bootloader on my Moto G 3rd Gen, so I can install TWRP Custom recovery and flash a new system image, as my phone will not boot up at all (including recovery mode). I ...
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Could I get some help installing google play store and services on my phone?

I am using a Chinese issued Morotola Moto X with Android version 5.1.1, some Chinese variation, I don't really have a name for. Either way, before when I installed the Google Store (with their help), ...
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Is there a way to hide an app from the playstore without uninstalling it?

I'm wondering if I can remove an app from the playstore "installed" list but keep it installed? I can't seem to find a workup on this...
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Moto G5 Plus - will the US sim free version work with a UK sim card? [duplicate]

I'm getting a new phone and I'm pretty set on the Motorola G5 Plus. I live in the UK but I will be traveling to the US soon and I'm considering buying a new phone while I'm there ($230 vs £250 here ...
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secret test menu (ie *#*#4636#*#*) has no battery, network locks, or phone tests

just got a refurbished moto g4. I wanted to run some tests and check the battery health status, using the secret code, but there's only those 4 in there. How come? In the mean time, I tried using ...
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What's the “Thumbs up” setting in Motorola Camera app

I have Motorola Moto Z Play phone. When switching to front-camera in Camera app, there is a setting that I haven't figured out it's purpose. It has three possible options: Off Manual (shows a slider ...
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Recent apps button not working on Motorola Nougat 7.0

I recently added another user to my Android device. I am using 7.0. Now, recent apps button is not working, i mean... Sometimes it do sometimes don't.
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Where is the IMEI located on a Motorola phone?

I have two motorola phones - One that I fastboot erase all'd 'accidently' and lost £300, so I was wondering if I could just transfer the IMEI from one phone to another?
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SD Internal make my Motorola X Play 3rd generation reboot and unmount sdcard

I bought the fastest 32 GB SDCard : Sandisk Extreme USH-I card ( Ultra HD ) Then, I formatted it as Internal Storage ( I have Android 6) Now, my phone reboots sometimes, and also my sdcard is ...
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I need an idea for recovering my data

after I tried for 4 hours, I really need your help. Let me tell you my story: I dropped Moto X 2nd Gen (running Android 6.0) some days ago, the screen is shattered and only shows some kind of green ...
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How do I get my Android to turn on?

I have a Motorola Turbo 2 Android. It won't turn on. It just stays on the Power By Android screen. I have tried turning it on by holding the volume up and power buttons. The screen shots up but I get ...
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CyanogenMod no keyboard

I have cyanogen mod on my Motorola Xoom. I did a reset and now I cannot access my keyboard. It's says 'unfortunately keyboard has stopped working.' I'm not connected to the internet. What can I do? ...
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How can I get the Moto Z USB Drivers?

I want to use my Moto Z as a physical device, however I can't without the drivers. The only thing I found was the Motorola Device Manager. However, plugging it in to my PC I get this, even though I ...
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Can't turn on WiFi - Mac Adress Unavailable on Moto E

Like the title says, i'm having trouble with the WiFi. I just can't turn it on, and i think it has to do with the Mac Adress, which is "Unavailable". I have tried the following things: 1 - Use ...