Google Play requires Android 2.2 or higher. Since your phone has 2.1, it won't run. You'll either need to upgrade Android (which may not be possible with your phone) or sideload any apps you want to install from now on.
Please check the backup tag wiki, which already gives you some "first-aid" advice. Take a closer look at the Nandroid section, as that is what you will need:
First, you will need to install a custom recovery (see e.g. recovery-mode). The most common choice here is clockworkmod, as it is available for most devices. Depending on your device, there might be ...
This Answer is valid for the Android 4.x.x. We will proceed with the use of ADB tool available for Android and it is not required for the Device to be Rooted at all.
The answer is meant to be generalized rather than Android Device Specific.
Method using Linux System :
Install ADB related tools from the repositories of your installed Linux Distro.
The easiest way to do this is to insert the sim into an iPhone, go to Settings > Phone > My Number. Here you can set your phone number and save it.
Now if you insert the sim in an android phone, you will be able to see your number.
I had the same problem this morning.
Lookout reported this trojan, and it says it's part of Google Search Enhanced. When I try to uninstall I get a message saying the uninstall failed.
When I first searched for it there were no results on Google. Now there are several. So this seems to be a very new problem that people have started to see this morning.
This is a very old question with no up-to-date answer. As of 2014, Android 4.x and later offer native full-disk encryption.
Here's how to encrypt your phone along with pros and cons, and here's a discussion on the benefits of doing so against various types of attackers.
Android N offers file-level encryption.
I don't know how much the installed size of the app is. But considering how the install process works, the explanation might be easy:
the .apk is downloaded to /data/local (internal storage)
for installation, it might require some unpacking, with temporary files again being created on internal storage
only after that, the app will be stored to its final ...
I furnished two solutions to my problem.
Get into the nook touch tools app and set up key bindings by clicking the button on the far right. You should see something like this. Where it says, left-bottom button select the option Volume_Down.
After rebooting get into the terminal app's settings to set up key bindings.
The terminal app has options that ...
Have Froyo here running on Samsung Europa, latest version on this is, 4.1.6.
Perhaps you need to let the old Market run for a bit, then back out of it, it should auto-upgrade itself, provided you have a valid account and signed in.
Try pointing them to this link on the Sony Mobile website: http://www.sonymobile.com/global-en/software/phones/xperia-x10-mini/
It has some software to download for mac or PC which will allow your friend to upgrade their device.
There is titanium backup. It's description says:
You can move any app (or app data) to/from the SD card.
1.0 and up
It has a free version. It requires root: How do I root my Android device?
To edit your SIM-Card content (including own number), open phone dialer and input the code ∗#∗#4636#∗#∗ and then go to "Phone information" -> ⋮ (menu) "View SIM address book" and change there the entry of the own number beginning with AA_. After that reboot the phone (tested on android 6)
First off, what phone company are you with because it would help greatly to at least know that much more than just the name of the phone? If it were an integrated phone such network providers Sprint, Verizon etc companies with 3G phones because 3G with such providers worked without SIM cards. If so that would mean the phone isn't programmed and needs to be ...
There was no above suggested path on my phone either. Instead following worked for me:
Go into call settings (call button then settings)
Scroll down and find Additional Settings.
Then there is set My Phone Number where you can set your number.
There seems to be an app for this now called Helium, which does not require root and takes care off of apps and their settings only (you'll have to do contacts and photos and such in other ways, e.g. through Google or your SD card). It does require the Pro version for the full functionality, which is currently $5 USD.
On the ZTE axon mini.. Goto your lock screen then swipe from bottom to top while phone is located, that brings up the gallery for the lock screen... Pick a wallpaper and that it.... For Android lollipop...
I've noticed that a few random photos will not display even when selecting them using different browsers in mobile mode. But reload using desktop setting and all fb photos display fine. I've removed both fb messenger and fb app due to them being so flaky. There's more stable ways to use fb on Android. My new Android rule is not to use an app where a browser ...