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How do I factory reset same data on two devices [closed]

How do I factory reset my own data on two devices
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How does the manifest gets parsed and processed by the Android OS?

In the Android manifest we use the uses-feature tag so that the app can use a specific hardware or a software feature. How does the Android OS handle this tag? Whats the entry-point for the parsing of ...
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Android 12 Files reports zero bytes in all categories

Problem description & Background: My phone suddenly stopped storing or retrieving files after I swapped the 64Gb SD for a bigger one - 1Tb. I had always intended to get a 1Tb or 2Tb micro SD, so I ...
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Is there a way to configure policies/preferences for chrome

I want to set some Chrome policies on my Android device. (Samsung Galaxy A71) I know this is possible on PCs. I ran into similar question about chrome-flags, but couldn't figure out a way to do it for ...
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Where chrome history is stored on Android phone? [duplicate]

I want to import my phone history on pc or acces it on pc in sqlite How to export google chrome history from phone to pc?
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Where chrome history is stored on Android phone? [duplicate]

I want to import my phone history on pc or acces it on pc in sqlite
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Does Bluetooth not work on devices without GPS?

Lego offers an Android app that allows control a Lego train using bluetooth. It does not work on my non-GPS tablet and emits the error message “could not get permission to get device location”. Lego ...
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How do I get to fastboot after uploading some kind of broken firmware with fastboot?

I messed up and destroyed vendor_boot.img by overwriting it with boot.img and now the phone won't boot even to fastboot. It responds to USB device enumeration as 18D1:4F00 Google Inc. Pixel ROM ...
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Play Store app downloads stuck in "pending" while using Gnirehtet USB debugging for reverse tethering

I wanted to use a phone with a wired connection by reverse tethering to pc but there are some issues. The main one is not being able to install apps from the play store, it just says pending. I know ...
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How to use YouTube with History enabled, but no Ad personalization?

On my desktop: youtube.com, clear cookies, refresh, and clicking the [more options] button shows two options. I can disable "YouTube History", and/or "Ad personalization on YouTube&...
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How to stop constant network activity by "system updates" system app?

The app/process "system updates" started using network data constantly a few days ago, also I think the battery is drained faster. Should I be worried about being hacked, or is this just ...
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What is com.wingos.camerasaver?

Whenever I start my device, there is like a camera shaped indicator which shows up on the status bar for like 2 or 3 seconds. When I investigate by clicking on it, it shows that the app has no ...
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Notification icon that looks like this [duplicate]

Notification icon that looks like this Please excuse my poor attempt to recreate it
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Values reset in engineering mode of AC82271 Android head unit

I have an AC82271 Android head unit on Android 12. I went into engineering mode (by inputting 56789 as the PIN on the factory settings screen) to increase the mic volume, but it just immediately went ...
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Internal storage goes missing and reappears after a few seconds

Whenever I use the media apps i.e gallery or any other app like file manager (the apps that require internal storage mostly), the apps close automatically after running like 5 seconds and upon ...
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When an external Bluetooth keyboard is connected to a Pixel phone, how do you disable/enable the virtual keyboard?

When I have connected an external Bluetooth speaker to the mobile phone, I want to disable or enable the virtual keyboard that is visible on the mobile phone. How to do this?
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Save IMAP email without active account

I used the default Samsung Email app that came with my Samsung Galaxy Note 10. I provided the IMAP details to get emails on my phone. I got rid of the paid account before I got the new phone. I don't ...
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Link2SD issue with linking data folders

I only use Link2SD to link my game files to external storage, a straightforward and short process, then I'm able to play these games with their data sitting on my SD card Everything went to shit after ...
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Is there a way to see when developer options were enabled?

One of my phones has had the developer options enabled and I don’t remember doing it. It’s not rooted and does not have bootloader enabled. I’m wondering if this happened when someone else had ...
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Orange state: can't boot into fastboot after bootloader unlock on OnePlus Nord 3 5G

I have a OnePlus Nord 3 5G. After unlocking the bootloader, the phone boots to the orange state: Your device is unlocked and cannot be trusted. ADB did not detect the phone and I can't boot to ...
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One picture disappeared out of a batch taken

On vacation, we took a lot of portrait photos in a short period of time. We looked at the last picture taken outside, and it came out perfect. We then went inside to take some more. After taking ...
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Looking for app to locate phone - no GPS, no intrusive "security" features [migrated]

Me&my wife often misplace our phones around the house. I'm looking for an Android (or Samsung?) app that, from my phone, can make her phone make a sound, and vice versa. I could just call, but ...
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Android 11 - Format SD as Adoptable storage

I use a device on Android 11, Xiaomi OEM, MIUI 12.5.7 I formatted my SD card as Adoptable storage, though I had to get that "Fix SD card" prompt to select "format as phone's storage&...
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Move app data to external memory

I'm on android 11 rooted with magisk, I downloaded and installed a large game, occupying most of my internal storage (64gb). How can I link the app data to my external card (128gb) and play the game ...
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Link2SD - Game ignores binded data after link

I use Link2SD Plus mostly to link app data from my internal storage to my external memory, I don't do anything fancy like creating a second partition to link obb, I simply link the game DATA FOLDER (...
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Unable to boot android emulator with my custom kernel

I did build a custom kernel like this: mkdir -p ~/dlink-decompile cd ./dlink-decompile git clone https://android.googlesource.com/kernel/common.git cd common git checkout android14-6.1-2024-04_r11 ...
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How to tell an Android device that only has ADB connectivity about an NTP server?

In a comment on this question Robert asked: Have you tried to provide an NTP server in your local network and announce it via DHCP? How can I do that, please? I have several development devices ...
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Restore a TWRP Backup through Odin?

Is there a way to convert TWRP Backup to an Odin Flashable Tar file? I have a TWRP Backup of my old LineageOS 20 for my phone, but currently I don't have a working TWRP because of this issue: TWRP ...
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Can't chat in Microsoft Teams on Android with coworker with internal phone number 911

Premise: I'm living and working in Switzerland where 911 isn't an emergency call number. One of my colleagues has an internal phone nr 911 (which can't be changed easily because it's mapped directly ...
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A way to set time on Android phone with unaccessible settings through ADB or another way?

I'm trying to set the time on an Android phone with inaccessible date & time settings, and the automatic date and time is on along with the GPS. I've read most of the threads here and on other ...
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How to mute ad sound by default?

While I do want to support developers of apps by watching adds, their sound volume very often is disturbingly louder than the apps themselves and it always takes some time to find a mute button. How ...
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Remove Safe mode completely from an Android from the root

No app blockers works as I can go into safe mode and delete the app blockers. How do I tune my Samsung Galaxy S24 enough to not have an option to go into safe mode altogether?
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Adblock custom filter block element on main domain but not subdomains on Brave Android

I'm trying to block recommended videos on YouTube main page only (m.youtube.com) excluding channels (i.e. links like m.youtube.com/@*, for example, m.youtube.com/@deathgrippin. So far, I've been only ...
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How I can disable virt_wifi module and enable the rtl8188eus one?

At my quest using my usb stick I have build and Android kernel with rtl8188eus module fro android running upon x86_64: mkdir -p /home/pcmagas/dlink-decompile cd /home/pcmagas/rtlwifiand git clone ...
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How to install a custom rom on a samsung j1 device?

i have a samsung device which was made before 2016. i want to install custom rom on it. the model is SM-j100f. how to proceed?
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Importing cell/wifi data into microG location provider

Version 0.2.29 of microG removed support for UnifiedNLP location provider back-ends (due to technical issues with newer Android versions), and instead built the functionality of some of these backends ...
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Change app name in Pixel Launcher

There are several apps that I would like to rename in the app launcher. For example, I have the Google "Calc" app, and another calculator app with more features that is named "Calc"...
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Tasker: Ping notification on shared calender new event

I'm trying to get a profile that triggers whenever my samsung calendar app detects a new event has been added to a shared calendar. The shared cal is an icloud calendar that is being synced by the '...
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Android with Microsoft SwiftKey Keyboard - how to get an TAB (tabulator)?

I am on an Android mobile device, I use the Microsoft SwiftKey virtual keyboard in version 9.10.37.20 Where can I find the TAB key, or what is the short cut to fire an TAB event? I asked Bing Copilot: ...
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What is the path to the trashed content of the Samsung Gallery app?

On Samsung Android devices, I'm looking for the path to the trashed content of the Samsung Gallery app. Not Google Photos app.
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Android 14 Chrome, Add to Home screen Install, for internal URL path [duplicate]

Is there a way to use Chrome Add to home screen -> install feature to create a home screen 'app' that points to an internal path of a domain ? For example if I go to a FB group https:://www....
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How to find out which app fills my gallery with images?

Since yesterday my gallery is getting filled with pictures I never asked for. Looking at metadata didn't reveal which app is doing this: Could you suggest how to fix this?
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What can happen if you connect your Android smartphone to a malicious PC?

If we connect an Android smartphone (without root) to a malicious Windows PC, what's the worst that can happen (security-wise)? I'm talking about a connection for transferring files and without ADB. ...
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Can a "proper" Linux userspace run on an Android kernel?

I've been reading about the challenges of getting Android phones to boot up using a close to mainline Linux kernel, and it got me thinking, manufacturers have their own kernels with all the correct ...
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How to successfully erase cache during the flashing process of a stock Android ROM?

Following Google's guide for flashing/restoring the stock Android ROM, and initially using the default flash-all.sh shell script to flash the stock Android ROM to my device, I noticed that I am not ...
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Is the AOSP documentation source markup publicly available?

Occasionally, I want to reference topics like https://source.android.com/docs/core/architecture and https://developer.android.com/guide/topics/permissions/overview. However, because their content ...
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Phone storage space is less than shown in about phone section

I have Samsung galaxy A73. Same model is written on the phone box and phone storage's about section. Phone storage is 256GB according to phone box and phone setting. The Problem is when storage is ...
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How do I bypass frp on att vista phone [duplicate]

I just purchased a AT&T vista phone model number WTATTRW2 from a friend who forgot the email account.I have tried every trick on YouTube but can't bypass the frp.I can reach the settings but the ...
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Do AOSP users have "usernames"?

As this relevant Stack Overflow question revision demonstrates, calling $USER inside a terminal (like Termux) provides a username like u0_a272. However, every application developer I've spoken to ...
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Remove encryption setting

How to remove the encryption setting on my Motorola G play smart phone? I have had a friend try to help but he doesn't understand it. Also I don't know how it was set in the first place so I can't ...
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