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Rotate app to horizontal but keep the system vertical (to help make Pen-tab usable)

I have bought an Android-compatible pen tab (XP-Pen Deco Mini7) (7 x 4) for my Samsung A7 Lite (8.37 x 4.91). And the weird thing about all such pen tabs is that they only support vertical orientation....
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Green line on screen of certain Android smartphones

Recently, a green line mysteriously appeared on the screen of my Android smartphone. This happened a few days after I installed an Android 14.0 update. I believe the update caused the green line issue....
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How can I get rid of rounded screen corners?

I have a Pixel 7a running Android 13, Magisk Rooted, and PixelBlaster-OS custom ROM. I want to remove the rounding on the corner of the screen. Even after issuing the command su settings put secure ...
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Made My Android Samsung Phone Screen Strectched

I previously did this on Windows Laptop and I didn't know how to do it in Android Phone. On Windows Laptop (using AMD GPU): I downloaded CRU (Custom Resolution Utility) and extracted the zip folder. ...
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Display periodically turns on during screen lock

I have a Nokia G22 with Android 13. I noticed that during screen lock sometimes my phone turns the display on and off periodically in a few seconds. Is there any way to prevent this behavior?
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Recover data from a phone with a black screen. (Xiaomi Redmi 7)

I have a Xiaomi Redmi 7 with a black screen that i need to recover all the videos and photos in it, but all the options i saw i need to turn on the developer options in the phone, that its impossible ...
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What does the phone do in the meantime between pressing the power button and the moment the screen lights on?

On almost every phone, when the phone is off (completely shut down) and you press and hold the power button to switch it on, why is there a delay between pressing the power button and lighting the ...
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Wifi and bluetooth restarts itself when screen is on

When I do stuff like browsing the web, going through social media or listening music while using bluetooth earpod/headphone/speaker with the screen on my bluetooth and wifi randomly gets disconnected ...
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Google Maps navigation is dropping during screen off

My Google Navigator now dropping navigation if I turn my screen off. Before that I was able to navigate by audio hints from my pocket, now I am unable to do this. Once I turn my screen off, navigation ...
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The black out bug in Lenovo Tab M10 HD Gen 2

I was using my Lenovo Tab M10 HD and the screen just went black. But I still can use the screen. Can anyone help how to make the screen light up?
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Unresponsive Screen

How do I deal with a frozen or unresponsive screen on my Android phone? I have tried restarting the phone multiple times, but the issue persists.
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Touch mapped incorrectly to screen (Redmi Note 12 4G)

I recently replaced the screen on my Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 4G after the original one was damaged for an Amoled one sold on Aliexpress. At first (that is after connecting the battery for the first time),...
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Can I change battery meter display to (actualReading/85)*100?

Can I change my battery meter to display the value (actualReading/85)*100 instead of actualReading? so when it's at 85% it displays 100%, and when it's at 50% it displays as 58%, when it's 10% it ...
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Semi-negative appearance on 2 linked Android tablet's icons/widgets, why?

Using 2 (LINKED) Android Tablets (1-older & 1-new). Recently BOTH tablets have displayed The screen photo in a semi-negative appearance (appx 1/2 colored) & Widgets/icon buttons are nearly ...
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My phone suddenly start typing "####"

I have a Redmi 9 on Android 13. It suddenly started typing "#####..." nonstop, then sometimes opened an app or multiple windows. My approach: Press power button Clear trash Reboot Factory ...
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How to set secondary screen as default for mirror mode?

I have a rooted LG phone running android 12. There is screen+ feature in LG like samsung dex that gets activated only when connected with usb to monitor. But when I connect via wifi to any display ...
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Why does screen of my phone stay on when listening to Spotify in my car?

Lately I have noticed that when I listen to Spotify while my phone is connected via Bluetooth to the car's speakers, the phone's screen is kept turned on indefinitely. Some specifics: The phone is ...
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Prevent app from reversing the screen and mouse movement on BlissOS

I have installed the latest BlissOS on QEMU VM. The app which I'm interest in works, but it reverses the mouse (dragging up will move the mouse to left, dragging down will move to right) and the ...
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"Double-tap to wake" does not work after a few hours of non-use on Realme

I always use the "Double tap to wake" feature on my Realme device running on Android 13. But lately, the feature suddenly cannot be used after my device has not been used in a few hours (...
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How do you add an app icon to the home screen (without long press)?

I used to be able to search for an app, long press it, then drag it to the home screen. Now, long press doesn't seem to exist anymore. Searching for that online says that you don't need long press ...
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How to enable landscape mode for lockscreen in LineageOS 20 on Samsung Tab S6 Lite?

LineageOS has been a huge improvement in terms of responsiveness and customization compared to Samsung OneUI. However on Samsung Tab S6 Lite (which mostly is set horizontally on table) the lockscreen ...
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Why does my Nokia 2.2 screen light keep coming on even in my pocket?

I have Nokia 2.2 updated to Android 11. Why does its screen light keep coming on even in my pocket? I have turned off "tap to wake" and it comes on when I even touch the phone.
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How to identify possible causes for screen not working?

My Google Pixel 5a's screen has stopped working. When connected via scrcpy, the display is transmitted. Before ordering a new screen, I want to ask a couple of questions: Could the problem be related ...
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Samsung Galaxy A51 freezing and restarting after update

I updated my Samsung Galaxy A51 to Android 13 (One UI 5.1). My phone screen keeps freezing, going black, and restarting on its own. It happens every couple of minutes. I did almost every possible way ...
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Screen is entirely black. How do I diagnose what is wrong?

Phone details Pixel 5a. Purchased April 2022. The display glass shattered in Jan 2023, and I got it replaced through a 3rd party repair. Only the glass was repaired, not the display unit. The phone ...
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Smaller floating windows of smaller sizes

I am running Android 12 on a Realme 8 5G phone. While using Android I was able to create a smaller floating (on top) window, in one of two sizes, for one app (in my case, the WhatsApp app), as shown ...
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Automate inserting 2FA code when screen is locked

I use a service for which I'm forced to use two-factor authentication whenever I log in. It's pretty inconvenient and unnecessary, so I would like to automate accepting the authentication request when ...
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Kaspersky Who Calls app keeps the phone screen on

There's an app called Anti-spam: Kaspersky Who Calls. The problem with this app is that when someone calls you the app shows the caller information in a popup and if you don't dismiss the said popup, ...
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Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra flickering screen caused by small drop

About a month ago, I dropped my Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra about 10 cm above my sink, and it got a small dead pixel on the left edge near the top. The problem is that it has affected the whole area ...
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Resize screen to avoid dead zone - problem with adb

Asking a question because it seems that nobody has got the same problem after resizing it's screen using adb because of a dead zone on my phone over the status bar. I've basically followed the steps ...
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Temporarily use a Samsung A40 screen with a Samsung A30

A friend of mine broke her screen (samsung A40), and she would like to recover her photos (not saved on google photo, debug mode not enabled). We struggle to unlock the screen blindly, so I was ...
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How to force Android to tell the browser about real physical resolution?

Samsung Flow allows users of Samsung phones to use the external display, eg. laptop as larger display and also with physical keyboard. However, the browser is still in mobile mode (big UI and big font ...
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Disable "Smart Rotate" feature in Android

I have been trying to find a way to disable the "smart rotate" feature in my Android tablet with adb commands without any luck. I hope someone can help me with this. The smart rotate feature ...
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What is this transparent text on my screen [duplicate]

I have some strange keyboard silhouettes on my screen which is present all the time. Look at the screenshot closely: It's very hard to see on the photo, but if you look beneath the arrow you will see ...
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Double tap to wake on Amazon Fire tablet

In most Samsung Galaxy phones, it is possible to wake the phone by tapping the screen twice which is a very convenient feature. I tried the same thing on the Amazon Fire HD tablet (2021 edition) and ...
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Detecting screen content changes and simulating touch commands accordingly

Say there is an app that shows a red color rectangle. If the app is kept open, the color of the rectangle changes to yellow after some time. When this happens, I want to detect that a color change ...
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Android on a stretched display (1920x480)?

I'm trying to run the unofficial android os on Raspberry Pi on a screen similar to this one. Before buying I wanted to know that if the android (in tablet mode) will adapt to the screen ratios? And if ...
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Android voice navigation support for limb impaired users and rainy weather

I was wondering whether there is any support or whether Android had any plans to support using Android under the rain (for instance, also in situations where an umbrella may not be enough because of ...
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Get location on screen of pop-up box

In an automated test I'm trying to perform against a Nexus 5X, this pop-up prompt (in this case, Magisk asking about granting superuser permission) will show up periodically throughout the test. To ...
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Disable proximity sensor on WhatsApp

My Xiaomi phone proximity sensor was broken, it is giving false result, most of the time it think it is blocked when it was not, and its value keeps changing. This affect phone call because the screen ...
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Is there any chance I could get my phone touchscreen working again?

I have a Pixel 4a smartphone and some water mixed with disinfectant fell on it yesterday. I turned off the phone and wipe it within 30 seconds and let it off for about 30 minutes. Now the middle part ...
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"pop-up message" obstructing for 120 seconds, was 2s [duplicate]

I have a new Motorola phone (moto g pure XT2163DL, Android 12), and it's giving me trouble. For multiple apps, the "mini-notification" or "quick status message" that they display ...
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How to keep clock on at night on charger

I keep my phone on a wireless charger beside my bed. Until recently, the clock would show on there very dimly with a black background, plus some other notifications and stuff. Recently, it changed to ...
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Faint backdrop of another app always present in the phone

For some reason, I always have a backdrop of chess app on my phone. It isn't just chess but a few other buttons (back, toggle etc) from the OS a long time ago. This happened after I updated to a beta ...
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Xiaomi screen turns black when under the sun

I have a Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S which has the following behaviour: it works normally until the moment it goes under the sun, then (apparently only) the backlight of the screen is turned off and never ...
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Any android devices on the market with a perfectly square display? [closed]

Are there any android based devices on the market with a perfectly square display? If not is there any particular reason why not and would it create any problems when switching between portrait and ...
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What is causing Android device to turn its screen on at seemingly random times?

A friend has an LG phone running Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). Many, many times during each day (and night) the device's screen apparently turns itself on. This is causing much battery drain, and ...
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Lock screen removal protection

Is there any way to protect my phone from removing screen lock using lock screen removal and USB connection? If I lost my phone, I wouldn't like someone to get into it without factory reset to see my ...
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Moving Screen Position Entirely

My phone screen broke (I dropped the phone) - I wanted to repair it, but it costs a lot. The company where I bought fixed the screen for me, but it doesn't work properly still - at least not 100%. ...
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Gray link pop-up on my Android device screen

Why my Android device keep gray link on the screen? When it's get rotated it will show bunch of gray link, I don't know how to make it's disappear. I just use mouse and keyboard on my Android and the ...
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