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Generic Android from Amazon power button doesn't work can I use Chromecast?

Bought generic tablet from Amazon Android 11. Randomly shutdown with half charge. Volume with power button does not work. I have Chromecast connection with Google TV and Google assistant is now Gemini....
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Home Button wrongly registers long press on Galaxy S7 (specifically in messenger app)

So this is happening for the last 2 weeks. Whenever I (short) press the home button on my Galaxy S7 (on Android 8.0.0) specifically in the (facebook) messenger app it registers as a long click (...
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How to redirect DNS traffic to dnsmasq on Android

I’m trying filter all DNS traffic using dnsmasq on Android (LineageOS). Here is what I did (thanks to the help of @IrfanLatif): I installed it using termux: pkg i root-repo && pkg up &&...
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APKs installation failed (stuck), but still takes storage spaces afterwards

I wanna ask regarding the problem I've got after failing to install an app through an external store (TapT*p). I tried to retry it a few times until I had enough, and it happened that my storage ...
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How to correct fake device specifications?

I bought two Android tablets which supposedly came with Android 12, 16GB of memory, and 1TB of storage. Unfortunately, when I started adding apps and videos, it soon ran out of space. I followed a ...
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Bootloop due to permission denied error with custom product EROFS partition

I am trying to build a custom product partition from the stock ROM of my device and have gotten it to boot the kernel with the correct mkfs.erofs and lpmake settings, as below: mkfs.erofs product.img -...
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Building Android 13 (ARM64) for the Linux Aarch64 Android emulator

I'm trying to build Android 13 (ARM64) for the Android emulator (linux/aarch64). I managed to correctly start Android 12 (ARM64) images with the following setup, but I fail to do the same for Android ...
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Is this Samsung battery usage indicator broken?

idk if this site is right place place to ask the question, but i do not know how this "samsung battery usage indicator" works. You can see from last charge(95%) it used 78% till now, and ...
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Installing Polaroid Cube app onto a OnePlus 12 with Android 14

I recently bought a (currently discontinued) Polaroid Cube+ off eBay and I want to be able to use all its features. The instruction manual and other places mention there is an app (package name com....
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Edit build.prop to download unsupported TV apps on a non-TV device

I am trying to turn an old Samsung Galaxy S8 into a TV box. I want TV apps to be available in Google Play (like YouTube TV), but they are still showing as unsupported even after changing build.prop. I ...
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How to enable USB debugging mode when it has been disabled?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra running Android 14, which I am almost certain has malware/a rootkit on it. I'd like to take a forensic image of the device. In developer mode, the 'USB debugging' ...
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App Won't Download

I have a TCL_T501C, Cricket Wireless, US Android, (I am in Canada, on "roaming" network,) I have 2 Google accounts, the country in "account 1" is set to United States, while the ...
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How to fix dead Android logo with stomach open blue squares?

I'm trying to do a hard reset on a Q Link Scepter 8 tablet, but the dead Android sign comes on with an open stomach with blue little squares. How do I fix this?
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Is there a notification that shows how much time is left before Google Family Link will block the app?

Seems like I remember Family Link would warn before blocking at end of time limit. Now it blocks the app without prior warning or notification, which is distressing and often initiates an emotional ...
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Shutdown Confirmation is missing on HyperOS 14

I faced a problem with my new updated system, HyperOS 14. before I updated my system, there was a feature Shutdown Confirmation. When I want to turn off my device, that forces me to insert a password. ...
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Is there a setting to get rid of the side scroll bar in apps like picture gallery or my internet browser?

I have a Samsung Galaxy A12. I only use the side scroll bar by accident. I may be looking through pictures, texts, contacts, or at a webpage, and all of a sudden my page jumps, causing me to lose my ...
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Unlock Nokia TA-1198 FRP [duplicate]

I've been trying to find a safe way to unlock my device's frp lock on a computer. Can you advise a tourist "I don't know how to use complex commands". And I don't want to learn how to open ...
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A quicker way to share Android folder over non-internet WiFi on Windows 10/11 systems?

Windows 10 / 11 allows for a network share of folders over WiFi, even if there's no internet, where I can easily access and/or transfer files to/from folders from one computer to another. (i.e.: by ...
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Gabb Phone Z2 not prompting me for USB file transfer

I always use my Gabb Phone Z2 for transferring videos to watch on road trips, but it's different now. I was about to transfer some episodes to my phone, and it always prompted me to choose either file ...
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How can I install a new OS on a boot looping tablet?

I have an older tablet that I used to use to read. I left it in my drawer for a few years and now I want to do something with it again. When I turned it on it was stuck in a boot loop. I decided to ...
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Can I set "Smallest Width" Per app?

I use my device with a different Smallest Width setting (600 instead of default 400 something). it makes everything better for me EXCEPT it totally ruins the scaling of one or two apps. Is there any ...
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Cannot make purchases on any Gmail, Google keeps flagging it as fraud even though it's my credit card

How can I start making in-app purchases again in Coin Master on my Google Play Store when it keeps flagging every Gmail account I make as a fraud? No matter which one I use, it won't let me make the ...
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Can anyone help me install a Custom OS on my old cell phone?

I have an old cell phone called LG Sunset™ LTE (L33L) that I want to completely degoogle. It is an old phone that I bought in 2013(?) that I want to install a Custom OS on. I know GrapheneOS will not ...
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SMS/MMS Backup with offline search

Over many years, I have established a cumulative backup of all text messages. I have used various utilities with root over the years: Titanium Backup, SMS Backup Restore, Swift, etc. My final zipped ...
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Is it possible to skip the warning screen on a locked bootloader running custom firmware?

This question is from a malicious viewpoint to see if its possible that it happened in my case I have got answers before that if my bootloader is locked then a factory reset(/even reflash stock rom) ...
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My hone stuck on TWRP recovery logo

My Redmi 9A is stuck on TWRP recovery logo. I can't access menu, can't boot to fastboot, or even on an ADB command. How do I fix this?
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Is there a way to find reason of Android reboot?

I've OnePlus 9 Pro with Android 13. The phone is rooted and has a custom ROM, but my issue isn't common for that ROM. The Phone generally works well, however at least once or twice a day it suffers ...
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Is there is a way to exempt apps (e.g. termux) from Doze in Android 14?

Since Android 14, I'm no longer able to log into my phone remotely via a reverse tunnel to a server with a static IP. It appears that Doze is the underlying issue; it stops termux, which stops the ...
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What does the package called "com.example.rftuner" do?

What does the package "com.example.rftuner" do? It is commonly found in "debloat" lists on the Internet, but I haven't found its actual use.
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Is there any persistent root method for LineageOS 20?

The gist of it is that I use LineageOS for the Samsung S9 and I use Magisk. Every time the system updates the root is removed, so my question is - does anyone know of any persistent way to get a ...
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Is there a way to zoom videos in NewPipe?

Is there a way to zoom videos in NewPipe ? hard to follow a video with text in small tablet
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Parental mode to prevent adding new contact

Is there any parental mode (via 3rd party app or native Android feature) that will prevent kids from adding any new contacts without preventing the ability to call, receive or view the saved contacts?
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Show sender of WhatsApp conversation converted into SMS

I come from here: Send a SMS for every Android notification (goal: get notifications on Garmin Edge 1000) I have a Forerunner 30 that I only receive SMS notifications on. I have managed to convert a ...
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Stop a select few apps from being killed by Samsung's game booster?

when I launch a game in Samsung's gaming hub, I have an option to turn on priority mode, this closes other processes which speeds up the game, however, I have a few apps I would like to continue ...
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How do I fix monospace fonts once and for all?

Every time I open a programming site on my Samsung Zflip 4 (both Chrome and Firefox browsers), I am seeing something like this: while iOs users are enjoying the luxury of this: Another example, and ...
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Reset settings when the screen is broken

My device runs on my own android build based on LineageOS 19.1 Not so long ago, I accidentally turned on an experimental feature for my phone and the entire screen went blank. When turned on, the ...
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Unable to select saved password and username on chrome: not fixed [duplicate]

Unlike previous post I Still can not use saved id,and password, anyone?
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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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Unable to select saved password and username on chrome: fix [duplicate]

I was having an issue trying to log into websites where I have the username and password saved in Chrome. The pop up would appear showing my username and hidden password but I couldn't select it. It ...
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Phone call app is now just a black screen during calls (proximity sensor is working fine)

For the past few days, both for incoming and outgoing calls, the call app shows nothing but a full black screen, so I can't hang the call, push numbers, mute call, turn on speaker, etc. But the calls ...
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How vivo device bootloaders are locked

So i'm trying to root my android device VIVO V20 Pro but it's very hard to root any device of the bbk family so if anyone has any kind of research on how the developers are locking it's bootloader it ...
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How to run two copies of youtube?

I can not find an option in the setting to allow dual youtube. any ideas ? I tried to install and clone app but did not work. I use Android 13.
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SIM card not detected after 6 hours on Samsung Galaxy A15 4G

I’m currently experiencing an issue with my Samsung Galaxy A15 4G. After approximately 6 hours of usage, the phone suddenly behaves as if there’s no SIM card inserted. I’ve conducted some tests and ...
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Cannot disable Google Play services

I can not disable my Google Play services because my old Samsung J7 (SM-J700H) phone does not let me disable the administrator privileges of Google Play services. I am trying to do this because my ...
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Looking for way to share location data between apps

It is unnecessarily difficult to share geo data between apps. Pick a location in one app and share it with your navigation app? Nope. Park the car in maps and send the location to your smart watch? ...
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Android Chrome: Cannot Click Saved Password Button

Hope someone can help me with something that just recently started happening, and I have no idea why. When I open a site in Android Chrome for which I have saved passwords, I am properly promoted to ...
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How can I regenerate the randomized MAC address on Android?

Android has an option to use a randomized MAC address to connect to a Wi-Fi network: How can I regenerate the randomized MAC address on Android?
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Is there a way to access my phone data from the boot menu or to fix an android OS without factory reset? Or even to stop the restart from happening?

My phone (MOTOROLA ONE HYPER) starts, finish the boot animation, then I unlock with the pin number, then it opens and there is the problem. It stays on for about 5 to 10 seconds where I can use it, ...
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Force certain apps to use grayscale

I have a Google Pixel 6 with Android 14. Currently I have enabled: Settings > Accessibility > Color and motion > Color correction > Grayscale But I find myself wanting to disable Grayscale ...
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How can I configure Google Maps so that it only shows businesses that are currently open?

The "open now" fails to eliminate businesses that are currently closed: Is there some other, working ways to configure Google Maps so that it only shows businesses that are currently open?
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