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How to unlock and update Android in Sharp SH-05F?

I have a Sharp SH-05F and I want to update it and use my SIM card in it, but I'm not in Japan. So, how do I unlock and update my phone?
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Is there a ROM of Android 8 or higher for the ASUS_X00ID Asus 4 Max?

Does anyone know if there is a ROM of Android 8 or higher for the cellphone Asus 4 Max? If it does not exist, will be an official update for this model of cellphone?
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Insert ROM in PDA file

I have a problem. I am new in the domain of android customization and that is why I am testing. I have a PDA file for my old GT-S6102 Galaxy Y, which contains the following files: boot.img param.lfs ...
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There is no update anymore

I have a Huawei mate 10 lite and I started downloading the update, when it was completed after verification a pop-up came and it said authentication failed and you have to start update from the ...
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Update failure for Redmi Note 4

We have two Redmi note 4 phones. In both of them the official update for miui 9 also android nougut (same package total of 1.3 GB) came. In one of the phone it updated smoothly but in the other phone ...
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How is the default launcher set after a factory reset

I would like to know how is the default launcher set after a factory reset. What files are in charge of telling the OS, for example, that the Touchwiz app is the default launcher for Samsung devices. ...
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How to update TWRP from within TWRP?

I'm in TWRP after a factory reset and I'd like to avoid to install some OS to update TWRP with the [TWRP update app TWRP from within TWRP? I have a Moto G2014 and previously had Cyanogenmod 13 ...
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LineageOS fail to update

I've a wileyfox swift (crackling) and I've installed LineageOS 14.1-20170213-NIGHTLY-cracking + GApps through TWRP 3.0.3. The problem is that when I try to update it through the UI or manually (...
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Installing LineageOS OTA update from the recovery manually

I installed LineageOS on my OnePlus One, and today I got the latest nightly. The OTA update system downloaded the file, and I clicked install. However, it says Note: This feature requires a ...
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Dangers of modifying a manufacturer firmware

I have a device that uses UBIFS instead of YAFFS, and the system partition is truly read-only. As a result, I can only modify the system partition by completely reflashing it. My device is also not ...
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Does MTK Android devices get software updates ever? (LG)

I know that mediatek doesn't share their source code (you can buy it), and what I was wondering is does any MTK device gets updates when newer Android version rolls out, and not just new versions, ...
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Update from external storage disabled

I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 4 (N910a), and the WiFi doesn't work. I think it's because it has an old firmware version, so I tried to update it, but when in recovery and trying to update from the SD ...
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Updated from lollipop to marshmallow causing problems

I got an update this morning for my Galaxy A5 (2015), to update from. Lollipop 5.0.2 to marshmallow 6.0.1 and now I keep getting this pop-up every 5 seconds. Screenshot (click to enlarge) I can ...
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Last Update CM13 - Nexus 5X

Yesterday I updated from this snapshot version 2016-04-18 17:30:08 to the last one 2016-08-20 00:21:07 (bullhead) Everything looks in its place, but yesterday the device was keeping restarting, today ...
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Is it possible to install Android KitKat or newers versions to Samsung Galaxy Beam i8530?

I couldn't find any answer on how to install any android version higher than JellyBean on Galaxy Beam, do I need to buy a new phone?
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update from external storage

I am trying to update system to either Android 5.0 lillipop or Android 4.4 KitKat. I formated sd card to FAT32, and moved rom there. When in recovery I used apply update from external storage failed ...
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problem in updating CM12 nightly on Moto G XT1033

I have installed CM12 Falcon nightly build on my Moto G 1st Generation XT1033 after installing CM12 I tried to update using Settings->About Phone->Cynogenmod updates first time it successfully ...
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How to fix badly virused android device - Your device has been modified, software updates are not available

I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 that has been infected with some viruses really badly. After factory defaults, as soon as it connects to the internet it starts downloading some apps and ...
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Will updating the kernel reset the phone memory?

I updated my OnePlus One phone to the company-owned system, Oxygen OS. The battery now is miserable - it depletes within 5 hours. I am looking for a solution to fix that without wiping and ...
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Fast way to update custom ROM on encrypted phone?

If I add corporate (exchange) account to my phone I am forced to use PIN and now it even forces me to encrypt the phone. I have not done it yet but I need to. I udate my ROM - cyanogenmod - quite ...
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Is factory reset neccessary when updating cyanogenMod?

I have rooted my phone and have TWRP installed. I am updating CyanogenMod 11 to 12. Do I need to do a factory reset/ Clear data partition to proceed or can I do without it?
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How to update cyanogenmod custom rom

If i install a cyanogenmod custom rom with all the risky complicated procedure on bootloader and next upadte of cyanogenmod comes out with android l so should i have to again go though bootloader and ...
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Updating to 4.4.3

I'm trying to update my Nexus 4 from 4.4.2 to 4.4.3 and every time the message pops up, I select install and clockworkmod recovery keeps saying error, installation aborted, STATUS 7. I've even tried ...
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Installing stock Android on Galaxy S3 fails. How to see why?

I have tried installing AUT-I9300XXUGNA5-20140129183554.zip and O2U-I9300XXUGNA5-20140224162541.zip on my S3. They both fail with "Installation aborted", but I have no problem installing cm-10.1.3-...
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Can't update android 4.4 to 4.4.2 on nexus 7 2012

I have a rooted nexus 7 running android KitKat 4.4. On my notification bar there is an update message to make o.s 4.4.2 , when I click on it to install the update, it restarts the tablet and the ...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 SCH-I545 official updates via Kies fails with: “Software update is temporarily unavailable. Try again later.”

I own a Samsung SCH-I545 Galaxy S4 and can not do update via Kies. It says: Software update is temporarily unavailable. Try again later. The phone is sent by my uncle from America and I am from ...