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Text bubble randomly changing color on Galaxy S6's stock Messaging app on Android 6.0
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After a lot of research I haven't (and from the comments, it looks like neither have other users) been able to find any resources on the internet regarding this curious phenomenon. I am, therefore, ...

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What is bootloader?
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When you start your phone up you probably see a Samsung logo and an android logo... Basically, The system that opens this up is called the boot loader and you need to unlock it to gain root access... ...

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Does Android Jelly Bean supports NTFS SD card formatting?
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Honestly speaking, It depends on the manufacturer. As far as I am aware, the company has to get some license from Microsoft to include NTFS support. Speaking from experience, most (high-end) Samsung ...

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Running a Debian installation on Android as a NAS / VPN - what would I lose as compared to a Raspberry Pi or similar comp?
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Disadvantages I'm assuming that you already know the advantages, so I'll just tell you the disadvantages: Hardware errors: Many users have reported this. Issues include (but aren't limited to) WiFi ...

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What is SIM Toolkit and how do I remove it?
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You should let it be. If you use a launcher such as APEX, you can hide the icon from the app drawer.

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Can i install android wear on any smartwatch?
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No. An OEM needs to customize android wear to suit its devices. No one is likely to make such a great effort for a cloned smartwatch so basically, you have to live with what you have...

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Where to do I find my saved book files on my root device?
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First go to settings->Apps->Your app->move to SD Card. Then follow these steps: First download ES File explorer Search for the app's folder on the SD card. If you cannot, go to the Android folder->...

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How to root / update the fake Lenovo P780W
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Most Chinese fake phones can easily be rooted as they do not carry any bloatware, skins, extra bundles etc. These phones contain a near stock version of android and thus, don't cause any problems (...

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Can I USB-tether my Android tablet to my Android phone?
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Yes! First attach a otg cable to your tablet. Then, attach a microusb and connect both devices. Now download one of the numerous apps which make tethering possible and you're done! PS: isn't creating ...

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How to cancel a download on Android 4.4 KitKat
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Long press the download app and then drag it to app info which should appear on the top of your home screen. Tap on force stop and its done!

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Using Bluetooth keyboard and mouse via Remote Desktop
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Yes they will work. If the keyboard & mouse supports windows, then they should work via remote desktop. Be sure to have the latest version of the app!

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Disable the screenlock on Samsung Galaxy Tab with forgotten password?
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If you logged in with your Google account, you should be able to see a 'forgot password' option after you have entered the wrong password 5 times. Your Google password will let you reset it. Though ...

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How come my phone says I'm connected to the wifi yet the internet doesn't work?
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This is most likely a router problem. The WiFi network exists, but there isn't an internet connection. Restart your router and check all the cables. If it still doesn't work contact your ISP...

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Recovering Erased Audio on Android cellphone
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Try taking your sd card out and using recovery software like recuva on your PC... You may also take it to a professional data recovery store, but they typically charge a lot. Data recovery apps for ...

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Cannot connect to my WiFi: "Saved, secured with WPA /WPA2"
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This typically happens if you aren't near the router or have put an incorrect password...

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Is my brother's phone unfixable?
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The same thing happened to a friend of mine and according to him, the following solution worked: Use the volume buttons to turn the phone off Switch it on using the power button If this screen ...

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Whose fault is it? Google's or Samsung's?
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Samsung. Google just provides a stock version of Android. It's Samsung's duty to make the OS Compatible with the phone. So, if the OS doesn't work, it is ultimately Samsung on whom the blame falls...

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Auto spacing in Firefox search bar does not work
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as @MatthewRead says, this is a known bug. Here are some more details: Apparently, for some reason the phone thinks that browsers are only for typing web addresses. Since URLs don't have spaces, the ...

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Is Google Play Store geo-targeted?
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Yes. For certain countries, Some Apps are geo-targeted. For example, Certain Video-Calling apps aren't available in the Middle-East.

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Removing ads on apps that don't have ad-free version (e.g. Angry Bird)
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If you switch mobile data off or use airplane mode, ads won't be displayed.

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Cannot receive files using Bluetooth on Karbonn Android One
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Try resetting your phone... This usually works. Remember to take a backup.

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Android Device Manager password reset doesn't work
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If you have forgotten your password then the phone should display a forgot password option if you enter the wrong password. Look closely. It will let you reset it with your email.

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Paired with unknown device
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No. The application on the home screen is just a shortcut and must have been created by mistake. You can unpair by clicking on the options button next to the iPhone's name. Also, iPhones don't support ...

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I need to sign in to my Google Account but can't as no link available so can't use tablet
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It's very simple (its fine, everyone is a bit of an idiot). All you have to do is go to the gmail app. Then reload your mail. It will tell you that your sign in details are out of date. Click on ...

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Does WhatsApp keep my status when I change phone?
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No. The status is stored on WhatsApp's servers along with other basic information about your account, such as phone no, profile picture, last seen and changing your device doesn't automatically change ...

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Can my phone act as WiFi Access Point while Disabling Celluar Radio?
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A simpler method than @fattire's, I think. Just download Do Not Disturb It seems to work quite well.

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LG-P990 (optimus 2x) with CyanogenMod 7 turns off suddenly and battery indicator goes straight from 100% to 0%
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There are 2 possible problems and solutions: Check and replace your battery. Leaving your phone on charging overnight can sometimes cause this problem. Install CM7 again. This is the most probable ...

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How To Bypass Android Lock-Screen?
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If you logged in with your google account, you should be able to see a forgot password option after you enter the wrong password 5 times. your google password will let you reset it.

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How to deal with link2sd?
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Download DU Speed Booster. It has some handy features such as move to SD and Safe Uninstall and will help you out.

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How to change SD Card after moving apps using link2sd
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Its a simple procedure really. All you have to do is connect your SD card via a reader or adapter to a computer. Then copy all the data to a folder. Then transfer all they data to your new SD card and ...

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