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File transfer over USB cable option no longer appears after upgrade to MIUI 10

I have a Xiaomi Redmi 4A and I used to often transfer files between it and my Windows 10 laptop PC over USB cable. When I plugged in the cable the phone it used to prompt me to choose between USB ...
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An assist ball with some other icons appears while on a call

An assist ball with some other icons appears on phone while on a call. Why does it appear on my Redmi Note11, Android 12 phone?
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Battery drain issue on idle phone, how to find out the culprit?

Overnight, starting from a 100% charge, all apps closed, even from a fresh reboot, screen of course off, my phone (Redmi 6) ends up with a ~90% charge. I know this is abnormal, as my previous phone (...
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Redmi boot screen in Chinese - help

All of sudden when my 'Redmi Note 9' phone was restarted, I somehow landed on a bootscreen menu which is Chinese language. Volume Up key is apparently not working on this screen. And I cannot exit to ...
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Redmi Note 8 Pro flatly refuses to boot into TWRP

Before we start, just want to make it clear that I am aware how easy it is to brick this device, and have decided to go ahead rooting and installing a custom ROM anyway. My goal currently is to use ...
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upgrading to android 10 on RedMi Note 5

I have made system update on my Redmi Note 5. Before system update it has Android version 7.2. Now after I do system update it is showing MIUI version 11.0.5.0 and Android Version 9PKQ1.180904.001. I ...
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Can broken screen and USB cable in data transfer mode influence each other?

This sounds so weird that I can't believe I am asking about this. I have two exactly the same Redmi 11S (same in terms of purchase date and software installed). One of them has fallen a couple of ...
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Unlocking (Xiaomi) Redmi 9A without a Windows PC

Xiaomi provides a tool for unlocking their phones called "Mi Unlock" but only runs on a Windows PC. I only have access to Mac (both Intel and ARM64) and Linux. I don't have Windows. I ...
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OpenGapps problem in Redmi 4X with LineageOS

I am running LineageOS 16 on a Redmi 4X device. I tried installing the relevant opengapps pico version selecting ARM64 and Android 9. I booted to TWRP, selected install and clicked on the opengapps ...
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Disable Bluetooth discoverability in Redmi 6 / MIUI 11

Is it possible to completely turn of the ability of my Redmi 6 (using MIUI 11 currently) to being discovered via Bluetooth by other devices? If yes, then how to achieve this? Things I've tried or read ...
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I can't send captured screenshot on Redmi 11S

I have two copies of Xiaomi Redmi 11S. On both phones I have a weird problems with sending captured screenshots when mobile data is off. And with the system in general. In Redmi when I capture a ...
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Updater process ended with ERROR: 1 [TWRP]

I was using Pixel experience 10.0 on Redmi 5A (Riva) and I decided to clean install Pixel experience 11.0 today. But I'm getting the following error on TWRP. Installing zip file '/sdcard/Pixel ...
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Don't use Google and APKPure misbehaves - how do I update apps?

I have RedMi 3s (Android 6.0.1) phone. Also, I don't like Google, don't use their email and don't work with a Google account - so I don't use the Google Play Store. For a few years, I have been using ...
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Xiaomi android always boot in recovery (twrp) mode

I tried to install twrp in my xiaomi redmi 7A, and it worked, but now i'm not able to boot the system. The steps i followed are as follows: fastboot flash recovery recovery.img fastboot boot recovery....
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Google photos uploads everything from DCIM folder

So in my Redmi Note 7 Pro, the screenshots and screen recordings all go in a subfolder inside DCIM folder. Photos (app by Google) simply uploads everything in the DCIM folder. I have tried this, but ...
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Redmi 9a Android 11 to 10 Bricked

A friend of mine has a Redmi 9a. He attempted to fastboot from version 11 to 10 to increase performance on on 2gb of RAM. He got to fastboot before attempting a flash of Android 10. When it claimed it ...
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Reboot Loop after logging from the block screen, Redmi Note 11

I have a problem but since I'm not an expert I need your help. I don't know if this is the right place but I'll try to reach for help anyway. It's been 3 days since this smartphone (not mine) started ...
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Deleted media is showing in whatsapp

My phone is Redmi 8A Dual with MUMI version 12 stable, Android 10 . In using WhatsApp, it is showing space of deleted images and videos. On clicking them This file is not supported is showing. Does ...
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How can I turn on notifications on phone speakers when earphones are plugged in?

Phone: Redmi Note 8 Pro, MIUI Global 12.0.7.0 Stable (QGGMIXM), Android 10QP1A.190711.020 I can't seem to find a way to get notification sounds through my speakers if I have my earphones plugged in. ...
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Is it possible to enable USB Debugging (Install via USB) on Redmi phone without signing into Xiaomi account? [duplicate]

I am trying to debug an android app using my Redmi S2 phone (android 8.1) but there is a problem. Even though I can enable USB Debugging in developer options, I am unable to enable "Install via ...
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Not able to reach recovery or TWRP on Redmi 4A Only blank screen

One week back I successfully unlocked,rooted,put TWRP and flashed LineageOS 17.1. Today morning i read [GUIDE] How to Create Custom Splash Screen (… | Xiaomi Mi 5. After following the link now the ...
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Touch screen only works when charging

My Xiaomi Redmi 3s's old screen was broken so I imported a new LCD+Touch-screen with frame from china. After fixing the new LCD, the touch screen(LCD is working perfectly) is not working but the ...
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How to properly set the Scrolling Wallpaper?

I've set a scrolling wallpaper, but it only accepted 2/3 of the complete image. I've seen some google apps whose wallpapers are 16:9 aspect ratio and still don't overlap and move from extreme left to ...
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How can com.google.android.documentsui be missing in Android 13?

I cannot run my favourite MP3 player on my Redmi 11S and Android 13, because the com.google.android.documentsui is missing. How it is possible? App author claims that is an essential system component ...
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Redmi 4X stuck at boot loop

I removed some apps from my non-rooted Redmi 4X device with 'adb shell' because it was becoming very slow and unresponsive even for basic tasks. The packages I removed following this tutorial are: ...
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App can't see wide angle camera in xiaomi redmi note 9

I have Xiaomi Redmi Note 9. With standard Camera app I can make video using wide angle camera (x0.6). But using DJI Mimo, A Better Camera or Filmic pro I can use only my standard camera (x1.0). Can I ...
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Why does fingerprint sensor not work when phone is charging?

I often face this issue. The fingeprint sensor does not work and sometimes the touch also misbehaves when phone is charging. Why does this happen and how to fix this? I experienced this issue with ...
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Rooting "Redmi Pad SE" with Magisk (MIUI 14, Android 13)

How to root Redmi Pad SE with Magisk (MIUI 14, Android 13)? There are many guides out there, but doing it with boot.img doesn't work. Some of the guides are specific to Redmi Pad SE, but they are ...
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OTG USB devices not detected anymore on Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 but can charge the phone and share files with computer

I noticed that either USB key or the Razer Kishi gamepad where undetected by my device although it did work some time ago. It may be related to an update or a material problem, I don't know. I tried ...
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Why wi-fi calling turned off on reconnection of wi fi?

I am not getting any no cellular network at my home and I have broadband connection. When I go in cellular network area turn on mobile data and came back to home my wi fi calling works perfectly, ...
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How to root Redmi 4X?

I wish to install TWRP, LineageOS and Magisk on a Redmi 4X I have to replace the stock ROM. I installed ArrowOS on a Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus very recently and it went very smoothly. However searching ...
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Redmi note 8 - black screen won't turn on

I bought a cheap and broken Redmi note 8, the previous owner told me it won't charge. When I got it in my hands I tried turning it on and it vibrates, turn the led on for a second but no image. (this ...
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In Twrp recovery mode touch screen is not working on redmi y2

I wanted to root my redmi y2 device. I have unlocked my bootloader and successfully flashed Twrp recovery from adb however it's touch screen is not working, probably because my device doesn't supports ...
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How can I reset MIUI 11 features?

I turned off MIUI optimization and some features were lost and I can't retrieve them after I turn it on again.
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How to check IMSI/ICCID on MIUI10?

Is there any way to view IMSI and ICCID numbers of my SIM-cards? I didn't find such menu neither in About-Status nor anywhere else.
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Stuck at boot animation logo after flashing GSI image system

I know it seems be a repeated question but i have tried every possible solution i found, i have xiaomi redmi s2 with unlocked bootloader and custom treble TWRP recovery and i have a generic system ...
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android.process.media issue

Off late I have been seeing the android.process.media error frequently on my android device. Find the screenshot below containing the java.lang.OutOtMemoryError: Not sure what causes this. Some ...
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Apps demand I "Update Google Play Services" on MIUI - but should I?

I use a RedMi 3S phone, with MIUI 9.2.2.0 (Malmiek; based on Android 6.0.1). I don't use a Google account on my phone so I can't (and don't want to) use the Google Play Store. I use APKPure instead. ...
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A 90% fade visibility of a full stable Google Maps image behind any front image, no matter the application

I have a Redmi 10 Pro phone. There is an image of Google Maps that remains permanently behind any image in front, no matter the application. That image is about 90% fade from a normal image. It does ...
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Some apps re-enabling themselves in my Redmi phone

I use Redmi Note11 with MIUI14 For example, I disabled Xiaomi account app and Music app from "Modify system settings" and I disabled Phone permissions from MIUI security components app. But ...
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Can't restore /data (non-gsi)

Redmi 7A (Pine). Some LineageOS ROM was working for years, but I decided to update Magisk via the app, that was a big mistake... The system failed to boot so I backed up only /data without /data/media ...
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Photos and videos vanished from "second space" on Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro

I have (for 2 years) the "second space" in use (Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro, MIUI 12.5.8.0 RJZEUXM, updated about 1 year ago), and it works wonderfully - two separate phones in one. But because ...
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Stuck in EDL mode after flashing

Solved: I bricked my Redmi Note 4 (mido, Snapdragon) 4 years ago and couldn't fix it back then. As far as I remember it showed no sign of life (not even red led) But yesterday I thought of giving it ...
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Pointer on map apps wrong by multiples of 90°

I have a Xiaomi Redmi 10C running Android 12 SKQ1.211103.001 and MIUI Global version 13.0.0 Stable. I bought it new in Malaysia about 8 months ago in early/mid 2022. This phone does not have a built-...
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Redmi 9A stuck at logo bootloop, can't access fastboot

I was trying to flash the fresh port of Ubuntu Touch to my Redmi 9A, an error occurred in the middle of the installation and now I'm stuck at the Redmi logo bootloop and can't access fastboot. ADB ...
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How to fix a bootloop caused by accidental "fix contexts" from TWRP?

I am using TWRP recovery on my Redmi Note 10 Pro device for a long time, but recently while using TWRP recovery, I mistakenly clicked on 'fix contexts' option and now my phone is stuck in a bootloop. ...
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No microphone (one way, out) when first initiating a call with someone (Redmi Note 9S)

I've been experiencing strange behaviour when making calls with my Redmi Note 9S. Whenever I try to call someone or pickup a call from someone, if it's the first time I've called them in an unknown ...
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My phone is receiving ~1700mA but it's slow at charging

I have 2 Xiaomi phones that both have 18W fast-charging and receive around 1700mA while charging, but one of them takes a long time to charge (even if i change the USB cable). How does that make any ...
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My phone's system keeps breaking and eventually stops booting

I own a Xiaomi Redmi 4X which has a really strange problem. The phone keeps restarting at random over a few hours until it enters on a bootloop, and eventually can't boot to the system anymore (the ...
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Redmi note 8 is on recovery mode. Booting constantly but not booting to system

I changed the dpi from 392 to 1000 in my Rei note 8 in developer option. After that it constantly is on booting Loop to recovery mode. And I can not wipe my data cause it is only there . (Local drive)....
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