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Questions tagged [stock-android]

The version of Android originally on the device as supplied by the manufacturer or phone network, including any customizations, alternative interfaces and updates.

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Remove word from autocorrect - Six Android versions and three phones later

Okay, so I've seen this question asked before, but literally none of the solutions has ever worked for me, and I've now gone through three phones and six iterations of Android, multiply versions of ...
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Creating a bootable USB through android

Is there any way to create a bootable USB (not turn your android device into a bootable USB), with an OTG USB stick through android? I do not have a laptop to do this on, as the one I need (the one i ...
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How can i make my google calender make sounds when event is about to begin?

My phone currently just shows one notification for very notification i add in the app for an event.
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Reroute or blocking ip addresse

There is an IP that connects to my phone (Galaxy note 5 running android 7.0) and collects too much data i don't like it but blocking it with host or router doesn't work. I need to block or at least ...
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What are places to talk about apps [on hold]

I have made an app recently and I want to know what people think about it, where can I share it? I am looking for communities that test apps, or something similar from where I can get.opinions about ...
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Bug: Oreo keeps changing the notification sound for all apps instead of just one [duplicate]

When I try to change the notification sound for an app (e.g.: WhatsApp), Oreo (Android 8) sets the new sound as the default notification sound (changes the default notification sound for the device). ...
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Can we hack any android phone with just an metaspolit apk payload? [closed]

I tried with kali linux through msfvenom but it doesn't supports long distance victims android...
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Hotspot Internet Problem

I am giving hotspot to laptop via android mobile but in laptop it is showing there is no any internet connection when I connect via laptop wifi. In my android phone I am using internet with 4g speed.
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“app not installed” Replace Rom based app with mod apk without root

I'm facing trouble installing a modded .apk if the same app is already provided in stock Rom. I'm using Micromax canvas E481, not rooted yet. Which has saavn app already installed. I uninstalled it ...
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Setting up Android phone to automatically ring contact upon recieving charge?

So I'm looking at a cheap way to implement a backyard GPS tracker in my car, I'm going to have a cheap Android phone hardwired to the loom so that it recieves power only when the ignition is on. Is it ...
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Question about Aptoide

I found this “Aptoide” app on my Android A5 the other day but I certainly don’t recall downloading it. I opened it up and somehow got to the updates section. It showed me available updates for a bunch ...
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How to change messaging and calling app in oppo r9s

Is there a way to change messaging and phone call apps without the phone defaulting to stock on an unrooted oppo r9s. Thanks
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Android x86_64_8.1-rc2 stuck

So i just installed android x86 8.1 successfully.But when it was booting i got stuck at (x86_64:/ #_) . I am able to write some commands but don't know anything.What should i do now?? My specs: Intel ...
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How to backup / partition before rooting?

I would like to root my Nexus 5 but I am worried it will cause a bootloop or some other sort of problem and therefore I would like to back up all my phones data including / before hand. Is this ...
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How can I root my Lava A97 Android 6.0 stock

I have tried all the rooting apps including desktops one but none of them able to root my device. I also tried to go through adb but not able to get '#' access in order to move files into intended ...
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Phone is killing important background/sync processes (Wiko Lenny 3) – what to do?

My friend recently bought a Wiko “Lenny 3”, which runs Android 6.0.1 After a short while of using it, it seems that this phone is configured by the manufacturer to very aggressively kill background ...
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How do I view root ( / ) with Termux if termux-setup-storage doesn't help?

After reviewing this, I used termux-setup-storage on my phone and Andy Android emulator. After running the above command, I am able to view root directory with ls on Andy emulator but not on phone. ...
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How to bypass the Goggle account password request on a Z353VL ZtE flip phone both touch screen and hard keys [duplicate]

So I have this old ZTE and I can't find a way to bypass the frp I looked all over online and nothing for the touchscreen hard button model like this I just bypassed a galaxy s7 running oreo for a ...
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How to root android one without pc?

When i try to root my spice dream uno mi 498 without pc with kingroot it give me the error above👆👆👆please prefer another app or give the solution I am begging🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏 please! Device: spice dream ...
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Can't install security update

I use nokia 6.1 . And it is run on android 9 pie. But currently I'm not able to install security update. During update it show me this _
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hTC One M7 Stock ROM Installation

My hTC One M7 phone is S-OFF, has the latest firmware 7.19.401.2, and has nicely installed "ViperOne+9.0.0-fix", the Recovery is TWRP 2.8.6.0. Everything works very well, except that the proximity ...
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Export bookmarks from Android 4.1.2 Stock Browser for use in PC Browser

How can I export bookmarks from my Android 4.1.2 Stock Browser, for use in Chrome and Firefox on my PC? I've checked the stock browser thoroughly, but could not find anything like the Export feature ...
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Remove app notification when app opens from launcher

I have looked all over the place and cannot seem to find a way to automatically remove an app's respective notification upon the app opening from the app launcher. In iOS this behavior was just a ...
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tracking WhatsApp visitors visit on your profile

In my humble opinion, it is not possible with the current WhatsApp infrastructure to track down visitors who have been specifically seeing your WhatsApp profile (example looking at a picture, watching ...
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Install Lineage OS on Samsung Galaxy S4 and S5, heimdall problems

I'm trying to install Lineage OS onto my Samsung Galaxy S4 and S5, following the instructions on https://wiki.lineageos.org/devices/jfltexx/install I've successfully installed Lineage to an S4 before,...
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How to root Honor 9 lite

I have bought a new Huawei honor 9 lite and i need to root it. Model No : LLD-L21 It's android 8.0.0 Software build is : 8.0.0.123 (C185)
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Does flashing stock ROM via Odin delete phone data?

So my Galaxy S6 is stuck in a boot loop and I've literally tried EVERYTHING already and nothing will solve the problem. Safe mode won't work, clearing the cache partition won't work and USB Debugging ...
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How do I get my mobile data to work again, after the new Android 5.1 update?

I am having an issue with Mobile data no longer working. Mobile data WAS working the day after updating to Android 5.1 on my Nexus 5. But now (1 day later) it is not connecting to Mobile data. It just ...
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Installation of Jellybean or Kitkat on Micromax A89?

I have Micromax A89 mobile with ICS 4.0.4 OS AND MTK 6577 processor. I would like to install Jellybean 4.2.2 OS on my MMX A89 device. Is it possible? Even I would like to install Kitkat 4.4 too if ...
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Difference between ADB drivers and MTK drivers?

Flashing a ROM in an android through PC requires drivers along with softwares in order to make the process success ,in case of drivers which drivers are needed and when ,what is relation between ADB ...
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How do I adjust the left/right audio balance of my Android phone?

After testing with multiple earphones and speakers, it appears the right channel is louder than the left. The phone is Vivo Y71 using a SnapDragon 425 Chipset. Are there any sound issues with this ...
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How to Copy Link from android app?

Hello sir/mam how can i copy a link from any android app that has link inside pages I have some whatsapp group joining link inside app Every pages has a link of Whatsapp group i want to copy that ...
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Reinstall a new OS on zigo nebula 6.9 tablet

I have no idea about hardware, installing and configuring Android OS. I have Zigo nebula 6.9 tablet, which has MediaTek 1.3 GHz Dual Core - Cortex-A7 processor and 512MB ram. The tablet's OS is ...
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Persistently or aggressively enabling Battery Saver

I love the Battery Saver feature. When I'm travelling or in other situations where reliable communication is more important than user experience, I want to always have it enabled, sometimes for days ...
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Is there a way (not date) to number photos sequentially.

My regular digital camera assigns numbers sequentially. My Android 8.0 Galaxy S8+, after the date, assigns random numbers to each picture. If copied to a computer the pics all become "created" at the ...
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Play store downloaded more than 100%

What is happening? Play store keeps downloading after 100% how to fix this ?
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Why permissions are not asked for when installing an app on one device while they are on all other device

I installed Google Classrooms first on my phone (Android 6.0.1), but I was not able to add an google account to use the app. It says "couldn't add account to google classroom. please try again or use ...
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is there a common symlink in android multi-users, access use's `root directory` ?

On test tablet. There are two users: /storage/emulated/0/AAA --onwer /storage/emulated/10/AAA --nomal user My attempt: adb shell "ls -l /storage/emulated/legacy/AAA" file dot exist. --failed ...
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signing custom OTA update .zip file

We have a kiosk application that needs to be able to periodically do OTA updates using our self-made OTA update .zip files. Our custom OTA update .zip file have the following files: /data/misc/adb/ ...
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How do I switch between keyboards on Pixel 2 XL

I am on Pixel 2 XL Android 9. I have multiple keyboard installed but I am unable to find how to switch between keyboards without going deep into settings and fiddling with "manage keyboard" section. ...
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Access files or ADB on locked Galaxy S7 with broken screen

I have a Samsung Galaxy S7 SM-G930F that is fully functional with the exception of the screen and probably the capacitive buttons too. All I really need to do is to access my files. As a minimum, I ...
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How to delete Home and Work address from My Places?

I was messing around on my phone and found "My Places" in the settings (Settings> Location> My Places). I set up a home and a work location thinking that I would be able to delete it afterwards. ...
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Need Data off of a Locked, Unrooted Nexus 5 Stuck on Pre-Android Logo Splash Animation

Alright, this is a long shot, but I really would like to get my data off of my old, soft-bricked phone. It's a Nexus 5 (running Android 6.0.1), which has never been unlocked or rooted. It gets stuck ...
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How to recovery deleted system app by kingroot

I accidentally deleted some bloatware apps in kingroot by rooting my device these were (Downloading manager,gallery etc.) Now my smartphone is not working properly: My play store is not downloading ...
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How to fix 4G or LTE?

I have got Samsung Galaxy Note 4, originally it has 4G, but there is nothing with the name of 4G or LTE in my Phone setting, how to fix it.
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How to restore Whatsapp backup from local backup in Android?

Let me explain the issue i am facing. I was using Iphone, and recently, I started using Android phone. I wanted to migrate my whatsapp data from iphone to android. For that, I copied ChatStorage....
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Damaged Sd card. Sd card is damaged. Try reformatting

While i am using my android phone i get this above error . 1.I have tried rebooting phone. 2.I also have tried to reformat in android but it shows same errors again and again my phone also not ...
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Facebook videos playing in low quality

I recently purchased a new phone that uses android 8.0, whilst viewing a video on Facebook the thumbnail is clear and then when the video starts the video becomes very pixelated. The issue only occurs ...
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Is it possible to unlock the bootloader of moto e4 without computer?

I want to root my phone but I dont have a computer to unlock the bootloader so im wondering if it is posible to do this without a computer if so how? I tried googling how to do this but google thinks ...
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Different android with multi-user for huawei mediapad t3? [duplicate]

Today I received confirmation from Huawei that multi-user user has never been included on my huawei mediapad t3. However, that is one feature that I would really like to have. Can I install a ...