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I was recording and video on my phone when the battery died, how can I recover the video file?

I had the same promblem. A solution which worked for me was an app "MP4Fix", which you can get in google play for free. It repaired my video in a few sec and placed it in different folder (it kept ...
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HTC U Ultra: Can I use dual SIM on this device?

Enter download mode by powering down the device and then holding both VOL_DOWN and POWER to power it back up. It will boot to a screen saying hTC download mode. The 3rd line of the displayed info ...
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Wifi disconnects during sleep

On Marshmallow, go to settings, battery, pull down battery optimization, All apps, select Google Connectivity Services, select not optimized. This solve the problem for me. WiFi always stays on, even ...
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I wiped everything on my phone with TWRP. What should I do?

With proper driver and ADB installed, sideload another ROM from your PC using ADB sideload, available in Advanced menu.
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Ways to see notifications besides pull down bar

If you use a third party launcher you can use gestures for certain functions. For instance, using Nova Launcher Prime, when I swiped down anywhere on my home screen it would bring down my ...
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HTC U Ultra: Turn off automatic software updates completely

To stop apps from updating over mobile data, go to your play store, open the menu on top right, -> settings -> auto update apps -> WiFi only
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What is this strange screen I'm stuck into; no response to any touch [LineageOS, HCT M8]

This is a screen corresponding to the HTC Dot View Case - normally you should be seeing this screen through the case's lid when it's closed, so it will provide clock, notification, etc. at a glance. ...
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Does orientation of a USB Type-C cable matter when quick charging?

From: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USB-C#USB_Power_Delivery USB Power Delivery uses one of CC1, CC2 pins for power negotiation up to 20 V at 5 A (or whatever less the source can provide). It is ...
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I was recording and video on my phone when the battery died, how can I recover the video file?

To expand on Martin's answer, yes you can use MP4Fix. However it is very strict what the video is made with. I found I needed to set the recording settings in order for the mp4 video to be in a ...
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Improving horrible screen-on battery life

Decrease your screen brightness, makes a huge difference. Unless you are outside in the sun, you won't need full brightness to see properly.
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How to determine if my phone supports AndroidOne?

This article states that: Android One is a Google-devised programme for hardware manufacturers making smartphones. Being part of Android One - and labelled as such on the rear of the phone - brings ...
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how to re-install TWRP from Linux?

The quoted text is for "uninstalling" TWRP If i understand your question correctly, your only concern is to update TWRP to newer version before flashing new image it is recommended to test if it ...
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I rooted my phone and its memory got deleted. Is that normal? Any way to recover=

Yes this is the warning you must not have read... I imagine from my own experience with HTC and unlocking the bootloader that you followed the official process on the HTC Dev site... ( HTC Developer ...
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Bootloader unlock HTC Desire 12+

I had the wrong fasstboot.exe file. It worked when I choose the one provided in the section "All Other Supported Models" on https://www.htcdev.com/
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Multiple problems with HTC M8S after rom upgrade

Try the ROMs here from XDA Forums, as they can help you to fix your problem. You can also try a higher version of TWRP, such as v3.2.1.
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HTC U Ultra: Turn off automatic software updates completely

On Oreo 8.0 and should be similar on Nougat Apps: Play Store Settings → Do not auto-update apps or Auto update over WiFi. There is a third option Auto update at any time - Data charges may ...
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Volume settings for notifications and ringtone keeps turning on after spam call

Never mind, turned out to be the CallBlocker app causing the volume to go back up. Uninstalled that and installed Truecaller instead.
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One M9 flash system image

Usually large images are flashed in sparse (parts). To flash a full image that large, consider using the dd command in a shell to directly write the image to /system - that's the only approach I can ...
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I wiped everything on my phone with TWRP. What should I do?

I believe the HTC 10 has an microSD card slot. If you download a new ROM onto the card using another device (i.e. tablet) then insert it back into your phone, it should be able to reboot into a new ...
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Android update on HTC Desire 628

For a phone of this popularity you can only expect something to drop officially, the chance of which is slim (especially in regards to Nougat). Decide what's your priority (aesthetics VS updates) then ...
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what to do in 2016 with fine working HTC Desire hardware from 2010?

Try a Cyanogen Mod version for it.. I used HTC Dev site to unlock the boot loader, And then installed CWM Recovery and flashed several custom ROMs, Wich all seem to be based off of CM9 etc....
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Unable to Update HTC One M8 to Android 6

SOLVED: OK I couldn't get this update either tried moving as much as I could to the SD card had over 16GB free still wouldn't work till I wiped the cache. Here are the steps to wipe the cache 1) Hold ...
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Can't install apps!! OUT OF SPACE error!! HTC DESIRE 626

(from an Android 4.4.4 user on a Nexus 7 2013) I began to have this problem after installing the Xposed module "XInstaller". I uninstalled that module and everything went back to normal. Important: ...
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HTC One won't stop vibrating!

Weird that none of those settings worked. I would recommend lowering the vibration intensity, since it is a stock option on most HTC One devices now. Go to Settings – Sound – Vibration intensity. ...
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Importing/restoring contacts from HTC's .vef file on other devices

This worked for me and only if you still have access to your HTC device: when exporting the contacts, you can choose not to encrypt them. The contacts are exported to a .vcf file then.
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How to recover video that was cut off due to being out of space?

This is what you're looking for Just make sure you have another video on the device (can be very short or long, any video from the same phone)
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Device freezes after trying to reboot with bootloader

Holding the power button + vol up will take you to recovery mode. In recovery, there is an option to reboot to download mode. Otherwise, try different button combinations. I'm using HTC 626 and this ...
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Manually edit the bluetooth pairing list, phone keeps overwriting it with old list. How to stop that?

I did exactly the same thing successfuly by editing the bt_config.xml file in A HEX VIEWER in my PC and copying/replacing it using the Aoma Manager. My phone now connects automatically to the new ...
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