Questions tagged [motorola-moto-g5]

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How do I set the default user?

My device (Moto G5 Plus/Android 7.0) has two users: Foo and Bar. Foo is the default one, created when I've setup my phone. How do I set Bar as the default one and change Foo to be the secondary one?
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Moto G5 Plus Xt1687 failed to validate recovery image. Can't reboot, can't go to recovery

Something really weird happened to my 6-month old Moto G5 plus. I had an android update, I downloaded the update and during setup, the phone suddenly froze. I was not able to turn it on, so I decided ...
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How to get Android 7.1 on Moto G5?

As (partially) mentioned here, I've been using Moto G4 prior to purchasing Moto G5. On Moto G4 I went from Android 6.0 through 7.0 to 7.1. I assume that Moto G5 is a successor (next generation) of ...
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It's possible to use Miracast with a Moto G5 Plus and Android H96 Pro TV box?

I'm trying to connect my Moto G5 Plus phone to my new H96 Pro+ tv box without success. I connect both to the same network but can't transmit screen. It simply won't appear as a device in Miracast. ...
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Moto G5 Plus Screen Wake Problems

Everything was working fine until about a week or two ago. Earlier, the screen would wake when I got a notification or if I titled my phone a little, the clock out show. Now, my phone constantly ...
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Moto G5 Plus with Square or PayPal chip reader?

Square doesn't provide any compatibility information for this phone, and PayPal doesn't provide phone-specific compatibility information at all. Does anyone have evidence that this phone works with a ...
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Fastboot Device not Detecting my Device

I'm following this tutorial about how to unlock bootloader on Moto. My device is a Moto G5, and my computer has windows 10. On the command line, I can type adb devices and it returns my device. I ...
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Controlling Android phone with Seven Square under Ubuntu 18.10 does not work

I would like to remotely control my Android device (a Motorola Moto G5 running LineageOS 15.1) with my Ubuntu 18.10 laptop. So, I watched this tutorial and got this result instead of this. Not only ...
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Motorola Moto G5 crashes when trying to use WhatsApp’s web app and won’t reboot anymore (LineageOS/ViperOS)

First, I tried to install LineageOS on my Motorola Moto G5 which worked perfectly fine – until I installed WhatsApp and tried to open its web application. Therefore, one has to scan a QR-code. But ...
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No home button (ViperOS for Motorola Moto G5)

I just installed ViperOS on my Moto G5 – and I cannot find the bottom bar with home, back and the other button. It is just not displayed. And I have not found anything on the Internet on how to solve ...
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What is effecting my Android's sound?

Recently, while listening to music and YouTube the volume level fluctuates. It goes from... what I set it to - to 70% lower volume - to back to what I set it to - to 70% lower, on and on and on. ...
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Motorola g5 charge port issue

I've been wondering whether my issue with Motorola g5 is software related or hardware. It's hard to charge it, there are a lot of apps installed so it could be software. But the inconsistency e.g. ...
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Change USB connection mode using ADB only (broken screen)

I am trying to use Vysor to control my Moto G5 which has a broken screen (completely black). It appears to be working otherwise (rings when called etc). However, I cannot connect to my PC using USB ...
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How can I root a Lenovo Moto G5?

I think question is quite clear ... I have a Lenovo Mot G5, and I want to root it (mostly to use AFWall), but I have not yet found any "clean" way to do it. Do you know any way to have it rooted, but ...
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Moto G5 Plus- Facing issues with notification of whatsapp

Hello guys i have moto g5 plus (4gb 32gb version). It happen sometimes when there is notification of whatsapp , when i click on that notification it doesnot opens whatsapp .any other user facing this ...
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How to move data to a bigger SD card (internal storage)?

I have a Moto G5 with Android 8.1. My 128 Gb micro sd card is formatted as internal, and I want to replace it with a bigger one (and I want to still use it as an internal storage). Is it any way I can ...
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How do I block ALL callers from leaving voicemail?

My work is with liars who like to lie about leaving messages. As a result, I have incorporated notice into my contract that they cannot leave me a voicemail, send text messages, or send emails (which ...