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Play Store downloads failing for subset of apps

I have an issue where Google Play Store will not download updates for a specific subset of my installed apps. I'm using a Sony Xperia Z5 with Android 7.1.1. When the problem apps attempt to update in ...
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What is this permission group?

When I ran adb shell pm list permission-groups one of the groups was: com.google.android.gms.permission.CAR_INFORMATION. I've never seen this before in system settings and I can't find anything ...
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How do I make my Samsung Galaxy S8+ use wifi first before my provider network?

I have weak network coverage in my office. My phone is connected to our office wifi. I'd like my phone to use the wifi first, rather than the network connection
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Replace the system font family on Nokia

Is possible to replace the system font (Roboto) to San Fransisco font without rooting my Nokia 6.1+? for example: Roboto-Regular.ttf to SF-Regular.ttf Roboto-Bold.ttf to SF-Bold.ttf Roboto-Heavy.ttf ...
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A Way to disable hotspot

got another issue in my hand...i wanted to disable my hotspot tethering because i honestly dont want anyone to use my data...the password changing trick has been far long too old...i have to ...
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Recording Audio at 44hkz with Bluetooth (Moto Boom 2) on Android

I´ve bought a Boom 2 Bluetooth headset. I want to have my hands free while recording voice on my Android. Be able to walk without cable impediments. Videos are done in a PC, and audio I want to be ...
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Can't access my phone after rooting gone wrong

I tried to root my galaxy S4 but something in the process went wrong. I think I downloaded the wrong TWRP into my phone and now when I powered on my phone a new screen appeared to me and I can't ...
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Unable to use mobile data

I am not able to use my mobile data message me the data balance or the kind of recharge i have..but providing me with no solution or a chance to state my problem...also visited the nearby mobile zone.....
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123ABC keyboard app for STB remote IR

Below is Remote IR for my Android Set top box, but default android keyboard only accept the input as number no matter how many I press the button, is there keyboard app to simulate the input so if I ...
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Google Fit often doesn't count my steps

In the past, Google Fit accurately counted my steps and tracked my cycling. Now is often doesn't count my steps and never tracks my cycling. Is it my phone or the app? I have changed phones: I had a ...
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Android 9 set volume keys to adjust ringer by default

I have a OnePlus 3T, and recently updated it to LineageOS 16, from 15.1 - however I imagine this applies to any device with Android 9. I realise that Android 9 has changed the default behaviour of ...
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Android won't connect to WiFi without Internet connection

The title says it: Android mobile phone won't connect to a WiFi network that doesn't have an Internet connection. Our clients can't connect to a SoftAP network that our device creates. They see the ...
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Sony F5121: Forgot Device Encryption Passwort, locked bootloader

I forget the device encryption password for my F5121 (locked bootloader). Is there any way to hard-reset the device, so I can use it again (I don't care about the data on it)? I already tried some ...
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How do I switch google play accounts

My Wife tried to do an in app purchase but instead of her gmail showing up her twin's did instead and needed her password as well how can it be switched so only her email and password can be used ?
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Any protected firewall available

is there any protected firewall available? I have tried many & the problem was as follow: - it works very well but ANY user can simply uninstall it!! how didn't they put this into consideration. - ...
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Where does Huawei store “Readjusted Documents”

My P20lite's camera app has a "Document" mode, where photos of documents can be rectified/deskewed/aligned. In the gallery app they are then stored in an album separate from "Camera" (which I ...
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Require password for each application to install

Since I will be lending my phone to someone else, I want my phone to ask my Google account password (or alternative authentication) each time an app is installed. If I go to Google Play -> Three bars ...
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What account does Google lens use?

What account does Google lens use? I installed it from the play store. It doesn't have settings; it only has a feedback link.
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Question about notification icon on phone [duplicate]

There is a new icon of an S in a circle showing up in the notification bar and I don't know what it's for. Does anyone know? See here: https://imgur.com/a/gvEQRuo
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Anyone wrote an XSLT to display Samsung .memo files?

Samsung .memo files are really .zip files containing media and an XML file. Does anyone have a handy XSLT file to convert this into a reasonably pretty format on desktop, including pictures? I don't ...
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How do get SMS messages off a damaged Android phone (Samsung J2 pro)

I dropped my Samsung J2 Pro and damaged it this morning. Only part of screen responds to touch commands now. So it's almost certainly time for a new phone, but I'd like to get photos and SMS messages ...
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Rooting Samsung J5 Pro (2017) [FAILED]

For the last while I've been trying to root my Samsung J5 using Odin. Firstly, I cannot find OEM unlock in dev settings after waiting a week. Secondly, when I try to flash a twrp, an error comes ...
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Acidentally uninstalled Google app on Android phone

I accidentally joined the beta program for the Google search app on android, in ordered to leave the program I had to uninstall the app and re-install it. When I did this, everything seemed to be ...
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How come desktop Linux has /dev/mmcblk0 and Android /dev/block/mmcblk0?

Why is mmcblk0 at /dev/block/mmcblk0 in Android and /dev/mmcblk0 on desktop Linux distributions? Other block devices (listed using lsblkcommand) are also under /dev/. Why is it under /dev/block/ on ...
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How do instant apps work? [closed]

How do instant apps work? What is the process behind it? As I understand, they let you download 4 MB of app and it opens locally. Or do they use some kind of remote display? I’m working on a project ...
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Chrome - unprompted auto-download of files after opening the browser - bug or something else?

Upon opening google chrome on android, it suddenly downloaded (unprompted by me) a jpeg, as well as a "seed" file. After scanning both files with the mobile version of kaspersky, i opened the jpeg ...
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Apps won't close on Huawei MediaPad M5

Usually on Android, there is a button to show what apps are running the background - this isn't a list of system processes (nor system apps), but user started applications (games). After we press the ...
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Security question incoming calls

I've got an Nokia 6 with Pie! How do I stop others from answering my calls, or more correct, how do I stop incoming calls from opening my phone?? Everytime there's an incoming call, all security ...
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Artifactory service local

in nexus I can browse items (html) with this kind of url: http://localhost:8081/nexus/service/local/repositories/releases/content/com/.... and the result in browser is this : http://...
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Would it be theoretically possible to do a block-level backup of /dev/media without root?

I have nothing against root except eFUSE. Whose ever idea eFUSE was . . . As far as I understand: Because of amateur users and clueless minimalists who don't know how to utilise tools that are ...
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Battery charge drops very quickly while internet connection is on

There are many questions like this, but mine is slightly different from those. I am facing these weird problems with my phone, which are beyond my calculations: My phone's battery charge drops very ...
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pm clear not logout apps like twitter

I'm doing: pm clear com.twitter.android And expecting to be log out from twitter app. But it is not working. I also tried to clear every app package with pm list packages -f, in case twitter store ...
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Recover cached website data

I went to settings then sites and downloads then manage website data and deleted cached info. Can I restore that info? in Samsung Internet browser on a Samsung tablet?
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Unlocked bootloader, but still cannot boot or flash partitions

I just had some luck unlocking the bootloader on my Nokia 8.1. But it looks like I've accomplished nothing still. Previously when I attempted to flash a partition via fastboot or boot a boot image, I ...
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Get IMEI device after changed?

I'm new to the world of Android and I've read many posts and comments about changing your device IMEI (and another hardware's IDs) but I've also read that there are actually two IMEIs for each device, ...
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Are Foxfi and PdaNet+ simple usb tethering enablers?

I Was just thinking why the FoxFi on play store is a little bit expensive.Does it just enables the USB tethering from settings does it have something special or a simple USB tethering?
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Shooting video longer than 5min at 4k@60fps with S9+

For whatever reason, using the default camera app, video is limited to 5 min. This is at 4k@60fps. Only interested in shooting this resolution and fps, it's the reason I bought this phone. I have a ...
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Revoking Bluetooth permission from all apps?

I noticed that my phone silently enables bluetooth when screen turns off. When phones remains inactive for few minutes and I click unlock button I can see bluetooth indicator showing up for around 1-2 ...
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E1001: Failed to update System image latest Onplus 5T and other

I downloaded the latest LineageOS for my latest Device, from Dumplings SF. firmware, recovery, vendor files. What I get all the time is that error message "E1001: Failed to update system image" and ...
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Drunk galaxy j7+ storage

Well my situation doesn't seems good, my phone is kinda drunk, 32 GB of storage and having 500 mb only, in fact when I delete a 60mb file I free up 1.69 gb BTW it says 21.8 GB taken by apps Answers?
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No Internet Available, sometimes

One week ago, my phone suddenly grew a very annoying problem with the Wi-Fi. Pretty much what happens is that my Samsung phone is working like normal for ten seconds. Then, the Wi-Fi disconnects and ...
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Stolen Android Tablet [duplicate]

If a tablet has been stolen, the sim card removed and been factory reset, is it possible, at all, to have it tracked?
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How to force audio output?

I'm looking for a way to force audio output when i call someone : I have a galaxy S7 connected to a bluetooth earphone and a bluetooth smartswatch. When I call someone with the smartswatch, the ...
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No answer screen on SIM1

My V20 has just developed a problem with incoming calls on SIM1: they ring but nothing is displayed to answer them, either on the primary or secondary screens. SIM2 seems to work ok. I've tried ...
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Using Google Play Music on Galaxy S6 WITHOUT starting subscription

This is so annoying. I am trying to add music to my mothers Galaxy S6 and play it with the default player: Google Play Music. But despite getting all the files onto the phone in the music directory, I ...
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How to use my phone as a WiFi adapter for playing lan games

I just want to play lan games and use wireless apps because my pc doesnt have WiFi so I want to use my damaged display phone as WiFi for lan games in pc And also use pc remote from my other phone -...
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datadata is full - and doesn't let me remove files

A really old Smartphone having Cyanogenmod on it provides only about 400 MB space for data/data. Now this space is full. df shows 0.0K of free space. The homescreen doesn't even appear, only errors ...
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Phone Call Recording Apps Only Record One Side Of The Conversation

I have a Sony XA1 running Android 8 and it doesn't matter which phone call recorder I install, it only records one side of the conversation either me or the caller. All the apps do the same on my HTC ...
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Low flash memory in Android ZTE phone [duplicate]

In my Android ZTE, I'm trying to upload things. Let's say, I'm uploading a resume, I will get a message saying it can't be delivered due to low memory. I have deleted things like games and pictures ...
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How to prevent Huawei Y9 from unistalling apps

In Huawei y9 phone, it's so easy to unistall apps even i used GO OFFLINE App and KEEP ME OUT but when restarting the phone, the unistallation became easy. How can i solve that problem by preventing ...

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