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How to lower the minimum brightness?

On my Moto Z Play on the stock 8.0 Oreo ROM (rooted, of course), I find that the lowest brightness setting is still a bit too bright for my liking. This is in contrast with my dad's Galaxy S8+ which ...
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Can I return to Tap & Go when the step has previously been bypassed?

I have a new moto maxx 2, and when I first started it, one of the setup prompts was to use Tap & Go. That was successfully initiated, but did not complete because the old phone turned off. I want ...
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Moto E (1st Gen) Bootloader Unlocking

There was some problem with my 1-yr-old Moto E 1st gen. It got dead and after some time the dead android guy appears with some red-blue thing on its chest. It appears for half a second. I pressed ...
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Troubleshooting 802.1x EAP connection

I actually have observed two issues, which most likely are related: When I try to connect my phone (Motorola Cliq 2; Android 2.2) to 802.1x EAP protected network then the connection attempt seems to ...
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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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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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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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Moto X Pure Edition: com.motorola.ccc has stopped

This has been happening for the past 2 or so weeks, and is not really consistent with me doing anything in particular. I'll get a notification that com.motorola.ccc has stopped and then after closing ...
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What is Qualcomm Settings (hidden) menu on Moto E?

I found a hidden setting menu called Qualcomm Settings on Moto E. How to access the menu (from IB Times): Download and install a third-party launcher like Nova Launcher from the Play Store. ...
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Change device name on EXIF file

Recently I've been flashing some ROM s on my Moto X, and I noticed that the EXIF data from photos show my device name as: Phone. How can I change this information on the system so it saves correctly ...
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How to grant an app a permission that isn't in its manifest for audio recording?

Non rooted Moto G6 Play running Android 9. I'm using Termux and would like to use Sox's rec command to record audio from the terminal. Unfortunately, since Termux doesn't request the mic permission, ...
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Cast screen on Samsung Television from Moto G7

I have a Samsung smart TV. I want to cast the screen of my Moto G7 Power running Android 9 onto the TV. I have made sure that the TV and the cell phone are on the same Wi-Fi system. When I go to ...
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Options for recovering user data off of unrooted Motorola Android in boot loop

My phone started to boot loop*. It is a Motorola Droid Turbo (xt1254) running Android 6.0.1, and this is a snippet from the recovery screen: Device is LOCKED. Status Code: 0 Software status: ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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My (other) Moto G3 won't update to the latest Android version

I have two Moto G3 phones (XT1541), the older one is on Android 6.0.1 and the newer(!) one is still on Android 6.0. Why is it not updating to 6.0.1 ? The phones are international versions and the ...
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Moto e - flashed stock firmware but bootloader message says “Software Status: modified”

I have a motoE 2 LTE (XT1514 Surnia) that originally had Android 5.0.2, but it went to motorola for repair and came back with 6.0. Despite the upgrade, the bootloader screen still showed "software ...
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Internal memory of my Moto E is almost full even after uninstalling and disabling so many apps. Will rooting it out help? If yes, then how?

I feel that in 2-3 months my phone will stop even updating the existing very few apps. So I am thinking about rooting it. But even if I root my phone will I be able to do something to fix this ...
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Access files on phone with broken screen

I spent a night in the desert in Jordan and the next morning my phone was all wet and the screen went black. That was a few days ago, I'm home now and have bought a new phone (same one). I disabled ...
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Changing contact list & reordering the list of apps on a Motorola 360 watch

So I've just bought a Motorola 360 Android watch, and I'm having trouble with figuring out if I can reorder the list of contacts that I am presented with when swiping to the right twice (going past ...
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Nexus 6 got soaked in sea water. felt it overheat

i guess the power was on when it got dunked in sea water. Saw a blinking red light by the top speaker. Had it opened after maybe 36 hours. Some corrosion was already present. Can i stil save it? Will ...
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my moto g, 2nd generation (XT1068) got stuck in a boot loop, not going past the motorola logo. How to solve this problem?

My motorola device keeps restarting with a specific interval and off again after showing the motorola logo screen.I have tried to reset my device but the device is much unresponsive.Used this article ...
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Motorola moto 4g, battery drain, always high media server actitivity

I recently bought a motorola moto 4g, and I quickly noticed that the battery is going low very fast! With no use at all, it's going down 15% percent per hour... The mediaserver is always taking up 50%...
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Any way to get root without a custom recovery? (Unlocked bootloader)

I have a phone with an unlocked bootloader (Motorola Moto Maxx XT1225) but there's no custom recovery available for it yet. Is there any way to get root/flash super su without a custom recovery? Or ...
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On Motorola G2 when on speaker call and power button ends call feature turned on. Cannot go to screen without ending the call

On Motorola G version 2. When: 1. On call using speaker, and 2. Power button ends call feature on. I am unable to go back to screen in any condition. I have tried: 1.Using volume keys. 2.Moving ...
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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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My Moto G (2014) stuck on a boot loop while plugged and now doesnt even boot to recovery while unplugged. Any solution?

My Moto G (2014) Indian Version seems to have stuck on a boot loop. When I long press power button to on the phone the sequence of loop is phone vibrates, notification LED blinks for once and the '...
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Will “Verizon Motorola Moto E5 Go” unlocked phone work on Sprint in US and abroad on any CDMA network?

My Verizon Motorola Moto E5 Go will unlock in 60 days from purchase of phone date, regardless of whether I buy and use any Verizon plan on it or not. When it unlocks, would I be able to use it on ...
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Storage setting not loading. What do do?

When cooking on the storage option it just loads forever, and can't view the setting option. What do I do? I have a Moto E.
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IMEI Repair/Change OF Motorola XT1765(Metropcs , Qualcomm processor - Not MTK )

I Need Help , Have rooted my Phone. Tried Miracle Thunder and many Other Tools Nothing worked. when i try miracle thunder tool to repiar imei after restart baseband become null or unable to check IMEI....
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Bootloop Issue Moto E4 Plus - restarting continually at boot option

I have purchased 600 devicefor my company and provide our employee with MDM solution. I am getting restart issue from 37 devices Out of 600 device. Moto E4 Plus has been restarting over and over not ...
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Motorola Moto X Play IMEI=0

I accidentally ran fastboot erase all and now the IMEI isn't being recognized on stock ROM. fastboot getvar imei returns the correct number, but no matter what ROM I try, it doesn't show in settings ...
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Bluetooth volume on headset vs. phone

I have two pairs of Bluetooth headphones (stereo). With one pair, when I adjust the headphone volume using the buttons on the headphones, it adjusts only the headphone volume and not the phone's ...
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Google widget icons

Last week I updated Google app through Play Store. After that it shows a asterisk symbol on Google 5*1 widget. One is Google logo, microphone. And what does asterisk indicates? App version 9.88.7.21....
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Motorola G7, notification dots not showing

On motorola G7 Power, I have turned on notification dots in two places, but the dots don't show when I have new messages in text messages or Facebook messenger.
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Internet Problem only in Some apps, even Wifi or Mobile Data?

thanks for helping me, I have XT1789-05, Some apps can't access internet and some apps (one of them Google Translate) can access internet, with WiFi or Mobile Data, nothing change, in another device ...
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Mobile data turns on automatically

I am using Moto One power mobile and android version is 9.0 pie. I have two sim cards in my device, and one is used for data. The other one's data switches on automatically, and there is no active ...
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How can I restore XT1924-7 MOTO E5 Plus (Hannah) baseband/imei

Could this have been caused by flashing a firmware version with RSU (Russian???) found a repository on XDA with the stock("") firmware and restoration guide and made the mistake of not checking the ...
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Encrypted Storage when booting to LineageOS?

I'm attempting to flash LineageOS 16 to my Moto G(5S) Plus. I found an unofficial rom online and it appears to be installing just fine. However, when booting for the first time, the phone displays the ...
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Camera PPI on Motorola G5 Plus

I've got a Motorola G5 Plus. It's running Android 8.1. It's got a 12MP camera. All photos are 4032 x 3024 pixels, however the PPI is always at 72. This is even with HDR mode turned on. Is there any ...
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4G mobile data being used even when mobile data setting is not enabled for sim

I have very recently purchased Motorola one power and using Jio (sim 1) with Vodafone SIM (Sim 2). I have enabled my data on Jio sim but frequently I'm getting message for Vodafone (sim 2)like you ...
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View or Change Password for Google Find My Device Lock Motorola Moto e5 plus

I lost my phone and locked it with Google Find My Device. I don't remember the password. I've spoken with Motorola and they want me to mail them my original phone and they will mail back a replacement ...
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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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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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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 ...