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The word "reboot" stands for the process of restarting a running device, i.e. it involves shutting it down and immediately starting it up again. The root of the word can be taken as advice: Get the device into its boots (i.e. running) again.

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Is it safe to do system(“reboot”) from a C++ library in Android? [on hold]

We are writing a dedicated, embedded Android app that interfaces with legacy C++ code using SWIG. At one place the C++ code executes system("reboot") to force a reboot for any number of good and bad ...
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How can I reboot into recovery from fastboot?

I have a phone that is bootlooping after a power failure + battery depletion during system encryption. How it got bricked isn't important here, the trouble is that I can't get into the recovery mode. ...
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Is there an advantage to powering-off the device “properly”?

There's something I've always wondered about Androids, which may or may not be causing issues for me... What is the advantage to "properly" shutting down the device, as opposed to just yanking the ...
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My Samsung tablel 1 is not restarting?

It stop working in process of restarting where android symbol is coming. So what should I have to do for resolve this issue?
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Android reboots when i dial codes

why does my itel 1508 reboot when I dial some phone codes like *185#, *149# etc... Even it happens when am making a phone call. Is it a hardware issue or I need to flash it? Note: Other things are ...
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dex2oat causes phone to load extremely slow

I'm running on Lenovo A6000 with Lollipop 5.02 Hello, so guys I have a problem here. It makes my phone almost useless, i cant open most app. Every time i open an app, it popped up but nothing show up,...
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Nexus 5X randomly resets since Android 8.1.0

Since recently, my Nexus 5X keeps resetting at seemingly random moments. It happens quite often, as in every few minutes when I'm using the phone. Often when I open an app or webpage, sometimes just ...
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Micromax canvas juice 3 plus q394 reboots after every 5 minutes of use

Im using Micromax canvas juice 3 plus q394 from long time but from few months it overheats and restarts consistently every five minutes of use, i used all hibernate apps as well as memory, cache ...
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how to stop motorola moto G5 from automatically rebooting?

I have a Motorola Moto G5S (it is displayed exactly like this in the about/status config) running android 7.1.1 (stock ROM from my telecom) Sometimes it reboots out of the blue, even when I am using ...
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Android x86 > error: SysRq: Emergency remount R/0

I have a PC with Windows 10 and Ubuntu 18.04, but would like to add more Android x86(lineageOS 14.1). The ISO file works perfectly in Live USB. After installing with USB (by selecting "Run LineageOS"),...
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Wileyfox Swift won't turn on

My WileyFox Swift phone's battery somehow emptied itself overnight and now the phone won't turn on at all. Battery is 68% full. When I plug the charger cable in/out the phone vibrates and the ...
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LPM reboot Samsung Galaxy S7

I'm trying to have my Samsung Galaxy S7 phone start up into normal operation when USB power comes on. I have tested all the suggestions in this post and several others, but whatever I do the phone ...
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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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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 stuck in reboot loop - what is the problem?

Here is the situation: My phone (Samsung Galaxy Note 4) turns on and works perfectly fine if I am do not click on any app. Then say I click on some app. If I try to press too many things in too ...
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Cannot boot Android-x86 on PC - Emergency remount

I have a 10.1 inch notebook with Linux, but would like to dualboot with Android x86. The ISO file works perfectly in VirtualBox, VMware, and on Live USB. I have tried both install from the Install ...
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How to make phone use all available ram

I have an Android phone that has 3gb of RAM available it uses nearly 1.4gb at boot up and max of 2gb on using chrome ,WhatsApp and Samsung Internet and when I switch to recent apps they restart and ...
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How to save images / videos from a Xiaomi Redmi 4X that keeps rebooting in every 30 seconds

My phone (Xiaomi Redmi 4X) is faulty since last week, it's restarting itself in every 30 seconds (this time starts when the home screen appears). This little time is not enough for copying everything ...
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Which process is locking the camera?

There is a problem with my UleFone Armor 2 with Android 7.0 Nougat: After using the camera some times, it stops working due to the inability to connect to the camera. I tried killing the camera ...
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Rooting Samsung Galaxy S II GT-i9100 (follow on Q'n)

I'm a newbie to digging into Android this deep, so please bear with me. FYI I'm more familiar with PC's, with a smattering of the back office side of things from muddling along. So any response ...
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Moto G [Falcon] Restarts/Reboots Randomly

My Moto G (gen. 1) reboots randomly. Sometimes it works fine for a few hours and sometimes it will restart in a loop until I shut it down completely. The screen goes blurry before it reboots. When it ...
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How to exit Meta Mode boot loop?

I have a ZTE Blade V7 Lite, which is stuck in Meta Mode. If I reboot, I can enter Recovery Mode, where I can select some options, e.g. wipe data, but when I select "reboot", it goes Meta Mode (...
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Phone Reboots on Installing/Launching Certain Apps

So i'm having this really baffling issue. I was using CM13 before and now using CM12 and both of them are facing the same issue. I am using Galaxy Mega i9152. There are certain applications, that ...
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Auto start two apps on split screen after reboot

I have Two running Android apps (used for surveillance and doorbell) permanently and simultaneously on split screen. Sometimes, the person who used the device (for personal purposes) forget to get ...
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Contents in Player lists automatically disappear

I have redmi 3s prime running on marshmallow android version. I observed one thing with the Google music player. I created 3 player lists each one containing 20 songs on an average. Whenever I connect ...
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Phone reboots when I connect it to my pc via usb

I have a Medion P5015 and I've tried rooting it with Kingroot and Kingoroot together with the pc and android versions but to no avail. Now when I try to connect my phone to my pc with the provided ...
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New SIM activation: Do I need to reboot?

I recently received a new SIM card from the telecommunications service provider I switched to (I kept my mobile number). This is what I have done so far: Went through the "activate SIM online" ...
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Why does my apps disappear randomly after a reboot?

Sometimes when I reboot my LG G3 (about every other time I do that) some apps show up in the main screen with the default Android icon and the app name underneath, but when I tap to open the app it ...
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How to keep iptables changes on android after reboot?

If I do any changes to iptables on Android (my phone is running CyanogenMod 11 - Android 4.4.3), then these changes are lost after phone reboot. What should I do to keep them saved?
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Update won't install. How to fix (or should I bother)?

I got a tablet from a friend. It's a Nexus 7 running Android 6.0.1. The first thing I did was reset to factory settings. After setting up, I saw there was an update to install. But it won't ...
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Micro SD gets corrupted after every restart

I own a 128GB Micro SD card from Sandisk which I know is perfectly fine and healthy. It is formatted in exFAt and worked perfectly with my Samsung S5. Now I bought a Samsung S7 and I replaced the card ...
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Find out why my Android phone is rebooting

All of a sudden, my almost 2-year-old Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo starts rebooting at random times. I did some research, and various forum threads on the Internet recommend different "try this" solutions: ...
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Samsung Galaxy Core Prime won't let me factory reset?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Core Prime, and it won't stay on for longer than 2 minutes without restarting completely. This happens in safe mode too. I've tried to do factory reset in both safe mode and ...
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Apps and OS will crash seemingly at random

I got this new phone (An LG K 20 Plus from MetroPCS, model# LGMP260, running 7.0) roughly a month ago. Roughly a week afterward, apps started crashing out of nowhere. Sometimes, it was triggered by ...
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In-app purchase on google play [duplicate]

Lets say i have an app I've recently downloaded and have made an in-app purchase on this app, if i were to uninstall this app and reinstall later on will my in-app purchase still be available? ( also ...
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Xiaomi Mi Max lock with screen with picture of phone with usb cable and “pcsuite.mi.com” url, regular reboot, no pcsuite connect

How can i bypass the screen with "pcsuite.mi.com" url and picture of phone with usb cable? Below is the image of boot lock screen when Mi Max is not connected to PC: Click to enlarge the image I ...
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S7 Edge: Internet randomly stops working until reboot

My Samsung S7 Edge (Android 7.0) has lately developed the following problem: every once in a while, at seemingly random times, the internet stops working - in any app, and both on WiFi and on mobile. ...
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How to set restricted user as deafult user on reboot?

We would like to have an already added restricted user account be the default when we restart our Samsung SM-T580 tablets. At current we have 2 accounts installed, Admin and User The User is a user ...
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Reboot when uninstaling the application LG G4

my LG G4 have a problem with updating software and deleting applications. Everytime I want to delete an application, system throws me an error com.android.settings was stopped I can not get even ...
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HARD BRICKED AFTER INSTALLING 4.4.4 UPDATE IN MOTO E 1st gen

When I updated my mobile, it power offed then it gone to bootloader mode then I pressed on normal power, but it didn't, so I press on recover, it gone to TWRP mode and I pressed on recover, there some ...
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my lenovo zuk z1 restart problem

Im using lenovo zuk z1. it was working fine but recently it has started restarting very frequently when i use internet. recently i have installed dream11 app which is not available on playstore so ...
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Quick Question - Hot Reboot - Android

Can anyone please tell me what is the difference between the a normal Android boot vs. a hot reboot!? When I toggle the power options on my tablet to turn it off or reboot it... It says on the bottom "...
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Phone restarts when plugged ito PC

When i plug in my phone to my pc, my pc installs the drivers then my phone just restarts. And after that, my phone screen won't turn off
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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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Buggy android does not turn on

I got a Yu Yuphoria 5010. I had custom installed Marshmallow CyanogenMod a few months back. Recently, the settings would not open. Instead it started showing the message: Unfortunately, Settings ...
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Reboot encrypted phone without having to enter password and PIN after crash

Last week my phone crashed when using Amaze File Manager. This Xperia Z1 Compact phone with Android 5.1 is encrypted. It rebooted automatically. I see the encryption lock and expect a password request....
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Galaxy s5 stuck in reboot loop after root

Today I tried to root my galaxy s5 with Kingo Root for android. My phone restarted during the rooting process, but it keeps looping over and over. I have tried resetting the cache and even factory ...
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Motorola DROID Maxx In Reboot Cycle

My Motorola DROID Maxx, for some unknown reason, is constantly restarting. I tried to put it into safe mode, but to do that it needs to restart and it continues to go through this loop. I had this ...
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Phone keeps turning on and back off. What do I do?

This morning, I turned on my mobile, which had been fully charged during the night. It displayed the usual white «Samsung Galaxy SIII Neo powered by android» thing, but then it vanished, then it ...
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Why is my moto g3 again and again not recognizing the internal sd card

It is happening after the latest Janauary update . It again and again stops recognizing the sd card. I have to again again reinsert the sd card and then it will sometimes be not detected ( again ...
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How to get Samsung GT-19305 out of boot-loop?

My Samsung S3 (GT-19305) is stuck! It keeps restarting! It doesn't reach the enter pincode, but keeps restarting showing the "Samsung Galaxy S3 i9300" screen. Then cycles starts again. Here are the ...