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Adding custom bootup script to android-x86 nougat

I've been happy using android-x86 nougat on my system. Thanks to everyone who made that work. I'm now trying to make one small change which is that I want to run a custom init script (a shell script) ...
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Completely compromised, but how?

I'm hoping a few geniuses out there can lend there wisdom, I'm at a complete loss. Or maybe I'm the simple type. I would like to assume I'm "hacked" but the situations I've been through lead me to ...
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Why isn't there any option of 'undo' in Android smartphones? [closed]

The question is pretty much self-explanatory. I don't get why there's no option of 'undo' in smartphones running on Android OS. By undo, I mean undoing text(CTRL+z), a very basic feature available in ...
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Bixby command to rotate the screen?

On my Samsung S9 the Bixby application is updated, so I can remap it to applications or commands. How can I create a command to rotate the screen?
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Phone Auth by Firebase does not work [closed]

I was trying for several days to implement the Phone Auth by Firebase but with no success. I fallowed the steps from their official site: https://firebase.google.com/docs/auth/android/phone-auth So,...
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Does Digital Wellbeing affect battery life when the phone is not used?

I know the point of this app is to reduce usage of the phone (specific apps), which results in longer battery life. And maybe reduces battery usage a little by making the screen black and white, when ...
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WhatsApp notifications, cannot turn them off

I have the Nokia 8.1 with Android 9.0 (Pie), and I am having troubles with Whatsapp. I want to turn off group app notifications (especially the vibrations and sounds), but I want to keep the ...
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SD card not detected

My ZTE Maven 3 suddenly lost all data on SanDisk 8 GB and I don't have a way to back up & reformat. I then bought a new SanDisk 32 GB card and now my phone will not even acknowledge that the new ...
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Why is my new HTC desire 530 battery draining?

I got a new battery for my HTC desire 530 and the battery is going down at about the same rate of my old one. Could it be the OS causing it, or is it something else? I did not root it .
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Can I have my Google Assistant “bedtime” routine set an alarm that will use a routine automatically?

When I use the google assistant "Bedtime" routine, I have it do a few things and one of those is to ask me what time I want to set the alarm. My mornings are pretty free, so my alarm can vary. ...
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Contact names not showing on dialer, but do show in Recents

Have a Samsung J3 2017 (SM327). About a week ago, noticed that incoming & outgoing calls going to/from someone in my Contacts only shows the number, not the Contact name, so I often have no idea ...
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How to wipe the cache partition of a Samsung Tablet?

I am trying to wipe the cache partition of a Samsung Tablet GT-P5100 which does not start the Android operating system any more. Only the Samsung logo is displayed before it starts over. Therefore, I ...
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How to solve LG mobile Display problem?

i have mobile of LG when i bought that mobile from shop it was 100% good condition but after 1 year it is now damaging day by day. Problem of dot that is come on my mobile touch on one side after 1 ...
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App permissions say Voice Recorder can modify contents of SD card but VR won't let me record to it

Therefore, when I try to set the recording location to somewhere on the SD card, I'd expect to be allowed. And yet: I tried the bare 9016-4EF8 folder, the Android folder in it, the data folder in ...
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Recyclerview fragment inside fragment [closed]

Alsalam alikom I have fragment A inside it fragment B In fragment B there are recyclerview but it did not show When move recyclerview to first fragment (A) it will show and work perfectly
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Huawei honor 3c u-19 black screen, vibrates

I usually install custom roms on my android devices, a friend of mine asked to install lineage os to his huawei, I usually go and search for steps, watch videos and then flash twrp and install custom ...
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Recording digital audio with Android

I am unable to record digital audio (e.g. from a computer or another phone) with my Android device. I have plugged in a TRRS audio and mic splitter and plugged that into my phone, and used a male-to-...
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Using Termux to Backups Android's Contact List

In Termux's website's main page, they write (among other stuff): "use rsync to store backups of your contact list on a remote server" This makes me wonder: Android's Contact List is stored in an ...
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Does WiFi keep logs?

Does the android system keep WiFi logs like passwords, WiFis that you have connected to etc? And if there are logs is there any way to remove the logs? I am using a Samsung core prime.
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How to extract Facebook messenger password

I would like to ask you how can i see the stored password of FB messenger on my phone. What i already tried: Password reset did not work since the mail that was used is blocked and the phone number ...
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Backend for calendar of users [closed]

I'm currently working on an app in which the users can compare their calendars. I have been looking up several backends (firebase, ...) to use for this projects. I want to enbable users to log in with ...
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Writing fitness tracker app [closed]

I need to buy a fitness tracker, to write an app for it (both iOS and Android) and looking for a tracker which is in the mid-price range, having maximum sensors possible, available in the Indian ...
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Marshmallow: Adding system-wide custom root certificate

On Android 6 if I move my own root CA from /data/misc/user/0/cacerts-added to /system/etc/security/cacerts/ it doesn't work anymore. It is in the system list and active, but my browser says ...
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Managing /data/system/netpolicy.xml: what do these policies mean?

Seems like it wasn't clever of me to restore Data (policy/stats) with Titanium Backup. It has all that apps' unique UIDs from my previous system (actually, the same phone, but wiped and flashed) and ...
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Samsung Galaxy Watch or Galaxy Gear S3 on wrist time

Does Galaxy watch store the information when was it on the wrist and what time was it off (taken off for shower/sleep etc)? Is there an API to access this information?
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How to run regular google maps on android go?

I'm trying to install the regular heavy version android google maps from play store but it only brings up google maps go. What should I do to fix this?
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how teamviewer enable the mirroring service without usb connection

I have tried TC GAMES to mirror my display to pc and play games from it but my usb port is damaged so i tried to use wifi but it says connect your phone to pc to enable the service but when i do it ...
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Mobile data turns on automatically

I am using Moto One power mobile and android version is 9.0 pie. I have two sim cards in my device, and one is used for data. The other one's data switches on automatically, and there is no active ...
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How do I troubleshoot low touchscreen event rate?

I have a strange slowdown on my device (non-rooted Android 5.0.2). At times, the screen becomes unresponsive. And touchscreen testing apps register only a few events per second when I move my finger ...
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Does the auto factory reset reset the counting of 15 wrong attempts?

I just set up a PIN to my device when I saw the option of enabling auto factory reset after 15 wrong attempts to unlock my phone and I now wonder: for how long are these 15 attempts valid? One hour? ...
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can the nokia 7.1 have seperate text and notification sounds? [closed]

I've always had a Galaxy but got a Nokia for Christmas ans love it but I want to have different sou
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Removing knox from my phone

I am trying to reuse my samsung galaxy j3 prime phone which i havent used in a while i have some things i want to get off of it as well. My problem is that i have knox on my phone which i hide with my ...
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If i root my phone with a custom rom will it get carrier unlocked?

If it is not possible by rooting then how can i unlock my sim card?
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How to fix moon+ reader voice stuttering in Android 9?

With my Samsung s8+ and android 8 I could listen to ebooks with the voice reader without problems but since upgrading to Android 9 it stutters and produces strange noise and stops. How can I fix that? ...
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Does Google Play Store Search discriminate against certain apps or search terms?

I have an app called 'Sexgame' in the Play Store. It is rated 17+ in the US. The app can not be found searching for 'sexgame' in the Play Store. I already have two other apps in the Play Store that ...
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How to restrict new apps using network data by default?

Is it possible without third-party apps, through system configs? All news apps have the right to use both cellular and WLAN networks and doesn't look secure to me. Doing it manually isn't fun. Thanks....
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How to use TC Games apps with defect USB port?

I want to use the app TC Games (to mirror and play games on PC) wirelessly because my USB port is damaged but when I press the WiFi button it says connect you phone to PC to enable the service now I ...
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200% cpu usage by unknown process “acsd”

I have a redmi note 6 pro, and have been noticing a cpu drain after installing custom roms. This issue persisted from Resurrection Remix to crdroid, and eventually I found the culprit through adb ...
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“Device Admin” apps are asking for permission to erase my data after failed login attempts! How can I confirm?

I was about to install the Outlook app on my phone, when it asked me to activate it as a device admin. (See image below): I'm sure few people read the whole warning. One part greatly concerned me: ...
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programatically edit numbers from messages

Here is the issue i changed phones.. i before hand backed up calls and messages using sms backup and restore. everything went fine. I have the xml files i can see the messages and the numbers ...
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Does a Google Drive WhatsApp backup restore newer mesages?

Say I have backed up WhatsApp to Google Drive on some date X, then I uninstall it or format the device. On a later date Y, I reinstall WhatsApp and restore the Google Drive backup. Would the messages ...
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Edit a2dp file, Fix android bluetooth audio

So I installed a custom rom on my phone and my bluetooth sound wasn't working. Btw I am not an expert so don't expect anything from me :>. And I stumbled upon a zip with the audio.a2dp.default.so file ...
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Proxy pac file on android kitkat

How configure pac proxy an android kitkat (4.44) phone, like on this ?
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Cant go in fastboot mode in SM-J400F [duplicate]

I am trying to root my Samsung SM-J400f but I just cant get into fastboot mode. As soon as I type following command :- adb reboot bootloader My device just reboots and doesn't enter into fastboot or ...
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How to fix my Samsung Galaxy tab 2 7.0, it won't hard reset and it will only boot to Optum telehealth systems

Samsung Galaxy tab 2, 7.0. won't hard reset and only boots back up to Optum telehealth systems welcome page which ask for pin to start.
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Black screen with only the Wi-Fi and Battery Status visible - RCA Mercury 7L / RCT6773W22BM

Make and Model: RCA Mercury 7L - RCT6773W22BM Android Version: Unknown, but research shows it was made in 2017. Exact Issue: Tablet will power on. However, when it reaches the home screen all you ...
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How to root Alcatel A3 10 4G?

Follow up to the question How do I root my Android device? Tools mentioned in the answer fail to root the device Alcatel A3 10 4G iRoot, 360Root also failed. Droid Info Device Model: 9026T ...
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Split screen with Android Go pie

If I understand it correctly, the only thing that makes an Android ROM a "Go" version is the "ro.config.low_ram=true" entry, which brings several optimizations for low end devices and improves the ...
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Can user data be recovered after formatting and flashing stock ROM?

I am exchanging my old Android L phone for a new one. I have formatted the whole phone including bootloader and flashed its stock ROM using SP Flash Tool twice. I hope my data has been overwritten. ...
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Disable part of a touchscreen from taking phantom touches

I have a 10.Or G android Oreo device Resolution: 1080x1920 Density: 480 This question follows up from here I'm having problem with lots of ghost touches in the very top 5 mm bar of the screen ...

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