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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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How to auto-close the Sound Bar Indicator

I have an issue (or at least I perceive it to be since it wasn't like that in the first place) on my Nexus 6p where after I click the volume buttons while my device is on, the sound bar indicator does ...
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Impossible to use the data partition of the user in huawei

Today i have turned on my Huawei g play mini and a screen appeared saying that it's impossible to use the data partition of the user and three options:backup,reboot and wipe.I have tried everything ...
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Network Search - See Network type in results

I'm on android 6.0.1 on my S7 Edge. When I do a network search to select another carrier I can't see what network types the networks are... On my LG G2 with 5.0.1. I was able to see the network ...
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Is it possible to lock the bootloader without losing data?

Is it possible to lock my phone without losing the system data it has? I had previously unlocked my Nexus 6p to get root access, and have since despised the big yellow warning sign reminding me that ...
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Where i can find my stock rom

Recently I bought a Chinese made android phone. Specifications of the phone is given here. The phone has mediatek mtk6577 processor. I been thinking to install different ROM in my device. But, I can ...
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How can I deploy 200+ Android phones to my employes?

I need to deploy many Android phones every year. I would like to give over the phone still in the box. The employe should then just start the phone and enter there company is and pwd. The MDM then ...
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Create a dead zone on a screen using adb to fix phantom touch

Many a times a very specific area of a screens starts to show phantom touches. In this case a very simple tweak to just remove the touch sensitivity from this very specific area could fix the problem. ...
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Oppo F1 and F1s Case

Can anyone tell me if an Oppo F1 case will fit the Oppo F1s? I think the dimensions are the same, other than the camera shape. However if anyone can confirm for me that would be much appreciated.
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Nova launcher new app to homescreen

How do I specify to which home screen I want Nova to add my new apps to, it worked perfectly some time ago, but not anymore. Now it adds new apps to firs homescreen instead of second. Please help
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Trouble installing stock ROM due to multiple '0' folders !HELP!

I am having a lot of trouble restoring my GSM Galaxy Nexus to it's former glory. I installed CM12 and CWM recovery earlier but CM12 suddenly stopped working. My phone started rebooting over and over ...
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Battery icon missing after changing

My battery icon is missing after manually changing it on SystemUI.apk but it shows when charging. Can you guys help me how to fix that?
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am switch-user 0, not root

My phone is not rooted. I want to root it really bad, but it is Verizon branded, so... I was just playing around with am and decided to run am --help. I found am switch-user <USER_ID>, and ran ...
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Problems receiving German characters in SMS

I am learning German with a friend of mine, so we send texts in both German and English. I can send an umlaut (a/o/u with two dots above) to him, but when he sends to me it is replaced with a question ...
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Removing Knox and SElinux

I am having problems setting the kernel to permissive (SElinux). I have already tried the setenforce 0 command with terminal but it immediately goes back to enforcing as soon as I set the setenforce 0 ...
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Need help to extract internal memory

I have a Samsung S4, running on the original software. I have important data on my phone, however, I encrypted it with a code I remember. To make matters worse, I am unable to access these files ...
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Bootloop problem. Lenovo A600e

I have this cellphone for my CDMA card and also it is my fav cell phone as gifted from my first girlfriend. It went in bootloop. However I got the flash zip file on internet. But couldn't find the ...
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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 to safely unroot my Lenovo K3 Note?

I've rooted my Lenovo K3 Note using SuperSU, now due to some reasons I need to unroot my cellphone. How do I do that?
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Can't play any video

I cant play any video in any video player in my android phone. My phone model is ZTE BLADE VEC PRO android kitkat 4.2.2 Weird. All i can remember when this happened I tried to restart my phone, and I ...
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Mock location not showing up

I've developer options enabled, still nothing showing up. When I tap Build Number again it say “no need, you're already a developer.” but when I go to the options, there's only USB debugging option ...
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Is there a way to know if the installed Android is official?

I know that if one has access to the firmware files, one can check if the firmware is the official stock firmware or not by looking at the SHA1. Now, suppose that Android has already been installed ...
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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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Tablet space for apps from its own internal USB storage

I have a Tecno tablet with:  1 gb RAM/engine  1 gb Internal Storage/apps installing only. 16 gb "USB Storage" internally built (just named like that but it's not external),media/ files I do NOT ...
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Messed samsung galaxy note 3

May i ask what solution to my problem in my note 3, i rooted it and try to flash a new rom phronesis ROM using twrp, but no luck i didnt succeed due to md5 issue and signature issue, then after ...
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How do I change the stock firmware in Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo to higher than 4.4 KitKat without rooting?

My Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo has Android Kitkat. Is there a way to upgrade (without rooting the phone) to a newer version?
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Unable to modify build.prop

I'm using a stock Nexus 5X. I tried to edit build.prop the following way: I unlocked the bootloader and booted into TWRP (not flashed) I mounted system I then adb pulled build.prop, edited it, then ...
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Can I install Cynogen OS on my Yu Yuphoria 5010A?

Basically I have multi touch issue on YU yuphoria,I recently googled and found that custom ROM can remove this problem,cyanogen in my case but all the tutorial were for 5010.So I need to know whether ...
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Proxyserver as Home button

I am using Nexus 5 and recently did factory reset. Now I have Proxyserver as Home button in Android settings along with Google launcher and because of that I am able to see annoying Google ads on ...
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Remote control Two Android Devices Using Bluetooth

I want To Control one android with other android usong bluetooth !
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android - sending AT command

professionals! How to send at command to modem? I try hack command AT+CLCK="PN",1,"12345678" It's possible with Engineer Mode - CDS Info - Radio Information. I'm decompilled it's CDS.apk and see - ...
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WhatsApp chat history error

I flashed a couple of custom ROMs on my Moto G XT1033. Now I restored it to the stock version again. But ever since the first custom ROM, after I restore my WhatsApp chat history from backup (the ...
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Ffmpeg on non-rooted Android?

I've set several places where I can get a ffmpeg binary for Android, but I cannot seem to run it. I use the . command to run shell scripts, but not ffmpeg. Is there any way at all I can run ffmpeg ...
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Replacing Pre-installed Settings App

I own Intex Aqua Life 3 with Android Lollipop... The pre-installed settings app behaves like malware, automatically installing unwanted apps. On uninstalling this pre-installed settings app, the ...
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Camera HAL3 vs HAL1

What was the motivation of google to go ahead to camera HAL3 from HAL1.0 and what are the main advantages due to this transition?
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BASEBAND UNKNOWN, IMEI UNKNOWN, NETWORK UNKNOWN, No backup of efs

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 AT&T (I747) phone, when I tried to install android 4.3 Stock ROM which I downloaded from a 3rd party website I Baseband, IMEI and lot others became UNKNOWN . After a lot ...
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Moto e - flashed stock firmware but bootloader message says “Software Status: modified”

I have a motoE 2 LTE (XT1514 Surnia) that originally had Android 5.0.2, but it went to motorola for repair and came back with 6.0. Despite the upgrade, the bootloader screen still showed "software ...
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How to revert back to stock Sprint firmware (Galaxy S7) after installing the wrong one?

I tried to root my Galaxy S7 and failed. Not only did I fail but in the process, I also installed the wrong firmware G930A (ATT) and did not take a backup. I've been trying to revert back to stock ...
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Lollipop/ART - how do I manually optimize APK files?

I've asked this question before. After checking out logcat, it seems that the OS is looking for the odex files. I've checked the odex files of other system apps on my ROM, and it turns out they're ELF ...
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Lollipop and above - How do I install an APK as a system app?

Back in the day, installing an app as a system app was as simple as moving the APK file to /system/app or /system/priv-app. Removing them was as simple as deleting the APK. Now, while I'm customizing ...
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Is editing build.prop enough to change model name?

I am trying to change the model name on my Android device by editing build.prop. Code: ro.product.model=Nexus S My code: ro.product.model=Nexus One Settings still shows Nexus S. Edit: I edited ...
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Android Wear on Samsung Galaxy Gear Live

I want to get a Samsung Galaxy Gear Live,and want to use it on its own gsm network,is this possible? Also,does this watch support data through wifi connection?
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Galaxy s5 bricked

I have a galaxy s5 that goes in bootloop.It doesn't enter in recovery but it goes in download mode.I have available an other s5.Is there something to do to make possible that the galaxy cone to work ...
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Restore nandroid backup on an other phone

I have a nandroid backup of a huawey y600 and I have to restore it in an other huawei y600.Can I do that?If I do that the imei will change on the phone in wich I do the restore?
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Android update and android mod

I want to create a custom boot image for my Android. When I will update the System OTA I will lose my mod?
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Boot huawei's recovery on nexus 5

I have to recover some data from my phone.I know that huawei's recovery has a function to do a backup of data of android.So I had an idea:can I boot from fastboot through the command "boot" a huawei's ...
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Fastboot's command boot

What can I do with fastboot's boot command?Can i boot into twrp recovey with my bootloader locked?I have to recover some data from my phone but I have adb disabled...I have a nexus 5 and I have ...
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Ota images for nexus 5

I want to update my nexus 5 with an ota image because it freezes after I unlock it with the sign code and I can't access the os.So I want to update my system with adb sideload and an ota image that I ...
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Make calls from another Android phone over Internet

I have 2 Android phones. First phone is in country A. Of course it has an Internet connection over wifi. Second phone is in another country B, as me. So, I need to make phone calls while I'm in ...
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Samsung Galaxy S5 hard-bricked out of nowhere

I have a Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900W8), from Rogers Canada. The phone is not rooted. Today I was using it normally, took pictures and sent and received texts. Later it vibrated in my pocket when I ...
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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 ...