Questions tagged [root-access]

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Sdcard is empty under root

My sdcard is empty when I use su. I have gained root using Kingoroot. https://android.stackexchange.com/a/165460/302225 This answer shows the SuperSU solution (mount namespace separation). How to ...
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Why doesn't lucky patcher work for non-game apps?

Why doesn't lucky patcher work for non-game apps? I've just tried it for some educational apps. But no result. (Rooted device)
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How to give root permissions to app with a android terminal? [on hold]

I have a devices in which i can get root access in only terminal ( any android terminal like termux, etc. ). But i want to give root permissions to some apps, is there any way to give root permissions ...
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In which Android system file can I remove Wi-Fi password field?

If I would root my device based on Android (v4.0.4), which system file and how can I change to remove from the graphic interface the field where we manually type a password when connecting to new Wi-...
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How to unpack/repack system.img of android ROM?

I have OnePlus 6T device which has A/B partition system and has a ROM of user type i.e [ro.build.type]: [user]. This device is rooted with Magisk. I have a requirement(Want to place customized ...
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Lg g5 h830 Fastboot flash recovery - FAILED (remote: 'unknown command')

I've recently been trying to flash twrp on my LG G5 H830, when I ran "fastboot flash recovery recovery.img" or "fastboot boot recovery.img" it came out with the same "FAILED (remote: 'unknown ...
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How to disable dm-verity on Android with “user” build type ROM?

I have One Plus 6T Android device which has a ROM of build type user. This device is rooted with Magisk and I want to disable dm-verity on this device. I have tried to run adb disable-verity but I got ...
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Successfully installed TWRP and Magisk means bootloader unlocked?

I have a Samsung Galaxy On7, running stock firmware, Android 6.0.1. I have successfully installed TWRP and also flashed Magisk. In the developer options, I have toggled the "OEM Unlock" option to ON ...
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unable to go into fastboot on LG phone

I have been told that LG phones are painful to get into fastboot but i didn't realize it was impossible. I have the LG K8 2017 (LG-M200n) and I have tried all: #adb devices shows the device is listed, ...
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Root and android phone with broken screen [duplicate]

Hi guys. Is there a way to root my phone which is a Samsung J1 (J120F), I managed to enable the USB debugging so i can access the phone via screen mirroring using vysor / scrcpy, but i can't access ...
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How can I restore deleted files from Internal storage with computer and without rooting the phone [duplicate]

I lost some files (Image and Video) from my phone's internal storage, lost means deleted in a kind of situation. How can I restore those files by a computer? Also I can't root my phone. Any ...
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Can I flash update.zip of titanium backup to non-rooted device

I was searching for an answer but I couldn't find any explanation if I'm able to flash update.zip of Titanium backup to non-rooted device.
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Which Android system file(s) should I change to connect only to specific Wi-Fi hotspots

I would like to make change in some file under the root so that Android on my device be able to connect only to specific Wi-Fi hotspots by their names and be disable to connect to all others hotspots. ...
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Deleted my stock phone application from android phone after rooting as a result can't call for now

I recently rooted my HTC desire 728 and by mistake deleted the stock phone app and as a result, now I can't make calls ... the phone is not showing any sim signals too and when I go to sim settings it ...
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After changing Android ID app still detect I am installing it again [duplicate]

I have changed almost everything from Android ID, Mac address, but still this app can detect I am installing it again and pops up " Trial expired. what could be the reason for this. I installed ...
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How does SuperSu checks if a phone is rooted

I have a rooted custom device (Android 8.0), use adb, can run su and do whatever I want in the shell. But SuperSU or any other app cannot find root. I have made a symlink from /system/xbin/su to /...
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i can't push file to my mobile via cmd. i get a required key not available error

after playing with rooting on my phone i have lost my os system. when i try to transfer a new one with cmd adb push i get an error. error message says could not create file: Required key not available....
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how to mount internal NTFS

I have a Chuwi hi10 plus. It is a dual boot windows 10 / android 5.0 tablet that I put on TWRP 3.0.2 rooted it and a custom Lineage OS Marshmallow 6.0.1 ROM on from Konstakang.com Chuwi tablets ...
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Why is rooting considered dangerous?

I understand that being root, applications can do a lot more with your device, but an application first needs root access, so what is the problem? By that logic, Linux as a whole is a dangerous ...
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What's the easiest way to add files to the Android system partition?

I need to add a root certificate to Android systems. I hope to achieve this by copying the appropriate file the following path: /system/etc/security/cacerts, or using a flashable zip. Due to the fact ...
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How to make SELinux injected rules persistent without unpacking-packing boot.img?

I am working on an application that needs root access and I have a device which is rooted but not with Magisk. This device has only adb shell root available. So, I need an alternative to call the ...
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How do I find out my WiFi password on Android?

I have forgotten my WiFi password, but it is still saved on my Android phone. I would like to retrieve this information, but my device is not rooted (I tried a method I read online of finding a file ...
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Can't enable NFC after uninstalling Card Emulator app

A few weeks ago, I installed the Card emulator app, to read a nfc tag of mine. After playing a bit with the app, I uninstalled it. Right after that, I went into nfc settings to check everything was ok ...
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How to run an Android init service with superuser SELinux context?

I want to run an Android init service. I have a device which has rooted shell (purchased from manufacture as rooted). This device doesn't have Magisk or other su manager but adb shell is rooted and it ...
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Link2sd pkg error

I have problem with Link2sd app. When i'm trying to move any app to sd card following error appears. Any ideas how to fix it? Samsung galaxy J3, 5.1.1 Android
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Managing fonts in Android

I've been researching that but I still haven't found a solid answer, so here I am. Is there a way to manage fonts in Android system-wide, without root access? I'd like to install different fonts to ...
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Does my Galaxy S6 have an unlocked bootloader?

I want to install the Resurrection Remix custom ROM on my SM-G920I (Australian Version). Before I start doing anything, I need to make sure that the bootloader is unlocked, so I don't brick my phone. ...
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How to load kernel module with Magisk root but without custom kernel?

I am having a really hard time finding anything about this on Google which is not from 2011. I have a Samsung Galaxy S10+. I have rooted it with Magisk without TWRP, i.e. no custom recovery or custom ...
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TOTP key extraction from Xfinity Authenticator

I've been trying (and failing) to find where the Xfinity Authenticator app stores the TOTP secret. Nothing in any files in shared_prefs looks like a TOTP key, and I'm beginning to suspect that it's ...
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Why can't I move apps to external sdcard? [duplicate]

I'm using Redmi 5 Plus with global Oreo 8.1 ROM, rooted with Magisk. And I can't move my apps to external sdcard. I tried with native method of Android. But the Redmi 5 Plus or MIUI doesn't seem to ...
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I can't integrate updates to system

I am using Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus. Unlocked the bootloader and installed TWRP recovery. Then installed Magisk as root agent. Everything seems to be working fine. But I can't integrate updates of the ...
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How do I root an Oppo phone?

I have installed kingoroot but need to grant root access... I think I need superuser APK to do this but SuperSU APK doesn't require any permissions. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.
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Iam using android emulator but i can't access root, su is not working for root in adb shell

In this image i have given the screenshot of my command prompt,anyone know this please explain how access root in android emulator
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Can a malicious application running in a container root the Android?

Can a malware root the Android when running in a container such as when running through VirtualXposed or Parallel space, or when a person is using the Guest user or any other secondary user in Android?...
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Backup WhatsApp from NANDROID

Hi guys: refering to this: Restore Whatsapp Get the same issue. I just reset all my phone after an OTA bricked. I made an nandroid backup, but, i dunno how to acces - on my phone - the "data/data/...
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How to power off when charger is removed?

Device: LG G4 Android version: 6.0 Status: rooted What can I do to power off the device (with a 20 sec delay) when I remove the charger. I tried with AutomateIt app, but after first cycle of power ...
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Bluetooth audiocontrolling doesn't work

When connecting my Samsung Galaxy S7 to bluetooth-devices (cars, bluetooth-loudspeakers etc.) the music is normally played but the devices' control units do not work. It is not possible to control the ...
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Android NetHunter can't find several files

I'm trying to get KaliNethunter to work on my OnePlus5. I'm facing a problem though, and I really don't know what to say of it. There are several errors and they're all No such file or directory. ...
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Disable back and recent keys while gaming

The title speaks of itself, I keep pressing them by mistake and lose my games progress , is there anything like Samsung game launcher to disable those keys? (I can't install game launcher for some ...
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Why deleting system files on a rooted Android says “device or resource is busy”?

I have FX Explorer, I was trying to delete some stuff in /system/app (the stuff are just empty folders) but it keep saying The operation isn't permitted on a mounted filesystem. What should I do to ...
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Unrooting phone

I bought a new phone from someone the other day and I would like to use it. The only problem is when I was going through it I noticed that they at some point rooted their phone and put some of there ...
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Is it possible to make multiple adb commands a one-liner command? (case change bootanimation.zip)

Is it possible to make the following commands a one-liner command ? to change bootanimation.zip quickly and gain some C:\Users\User\Desktop>adb push bootanimation /sdcard C:\Users\User\Desktop>...
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Not Rooted Huawei Device, Android 4.4.4, Locked Out. USB debugging not enabled One is huawei. h60 -L01 Second is CHM-U01

Thanks for your time. I have a huawei phone which isn't rooted and USB debugging isn't enabled. Furthermore, I am locked out. Please suggest any remedy. I have searched out the whole internet but ...
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Is it possible to access Chrome data without root?

I have a OnePlus 5T. Android version 9. OxygenOS version 9.0.5. Is it possible to access the /data/data/com.android.chrome/app_tabs/0 folder without root privileges? As I understood, rooting will ...
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TWRP Wipe question

I want to root SG S7 Edge. I have not installed twrp. Once I install twrp, all I want is root acess not custom roms or whatever. My question is if I only will install Magisk, do I need to wipe. If yes,...
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An app on the play store promises to TRIM without root access but I highly doubt if it even works [duplicate]

My phone is new so I can't root it because I don't wanna void my warranty just yet and trimming my phone would also not make a significant difference. Since most other apps on the Play Store promise ...
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This app promises to run “fstrim” without root but I am not sure if it works

I am not sure if this app works. Can someone please help me? My phone is new and in its warranty period so I can't root it yet. I tried this app but I am not sure if it actually did something. Unlike ...
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Reassign Bixby button on rooted S10

I never use Bixby on my rooted Galaxy S10e, so I would like to repurpose the Bixby button, for instance as camera shutter or to open an app of my choice. Question: How to do that? Note: I tried ...
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How to run an executable on boot and keep it running?

I have an executable build from a ndk-build program. I want to run it on a rooted Android device. How much is the possibility that Android will kill my executable? Using adb shell, I am able to ...
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How to record internal audio on Android X86?

I would like to know how to screen-record on Android X86 (I am using PrimeOS which is based on Android X86) with Internal Audio. I have tried using Mobizen from Play Store. I have tried using AZ-...