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    Thread After unlocking bootloader can I restore stock, relock and have Safety Net work

    In the FAQ thread it was stated that once you unlock the bootloader you can NOT completely return to a pre-unlocked state. Coming from Nexus, I usually unlock my bootloader and leave it that way, just in case I do something stupid and bootloop the phone. I run everything stock, except for...
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    Thread 5x hardware bootloop cause / fix ?

    UPDATE: Confirmation reflow fixes 5x hardware bootloop http://forum.xda-developers.com/nexus-5x/help/5x-bootloop-cause-fix-t3476794/post70123267#post70123267 UPDATE: If you are having what appears to be hardware bootloop problem update this Poll https://goo.gl/forms/Ga8gZgG7GEgBIply1 or see...
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    Thread [PSA/FIX] Newest adb doesn't work on WinXP + 5x USB drivers that work

    I happen to update platform-tools in the Android SDK from version 23.1 to version 24 on an older PC. The newest adb.exe included with v24 no longer works on WinXP. You will get the following error upon startup: In case anyone is curious, I tracked the change down to this one...
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    Thread Resolved - visual voice mail disappearing and usb otg recognition issues

    TLDR If you are missing your visual voice mail tab for Project Fi and/or your USB OTG drive takes multiple inserts to get recognized then re-encrypt your phone and the problems should go away. --- For a while now, I would notice every once in a while I would lose the visual voice mail tab in...
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    Thread [DISCUSSION] Is unencrypted really faster in real-world usage?

    UPDATE: I was able to get 2 units side-by-side again. This time both of them were encrypted. The difference was one was running the original MDA89E OS and the other was running the latest MTC19V OS. I just did 1 simple test, I created a 238.5MB zip file of my Titanium backup directory. On...
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    Thread [FIX] Touchscreen freeze / dead zone(s) after MHC19J

    .......... TLDR - Permanent Fix is in the 2nd post .......... Update: [2016.11.28] Update: [2016.11.23] http://forum.xda-developers.com/nexus-5x/general/potential-fix-touchscreen-dead-zones-t3361123/post69748579#post69748579 https://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=205223#c146...
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    Thread KRT16S (KitKat 4.4) discussion/resources thread

    KRT16S Factory Image available in Downloads section (below) KRT16S OTA available in Downloads section (below) As first mentioned by mdamaged in this post KRT16S "KitKat" is rolling out now. I did not want to hijack that thread, but wanted to have a simple continuously updated first post that...
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    Thread KRT16O (KitKat 4.4) discussion/resources thread

    KRT16O Factory Image available in Downloads section (below) KRT16O OTA (flo/WiFi) available in Downloads section (below) As first mentioned by mandrsn1 in this post KRT16O "KitKat" is rolling out now. I did not want to hijack that thread, but wanted to have a simple continuously updated first...
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    Thread JSS15R discussion/resources thread

    JSS15R Factory image available in Downloads section (below) JSS15R OTA available in Downloads section (below) As first mentioned by henklbr in this post JSS15R is rolling out now. I did not want to hijack that thread, but wanted to have a simple continuously updated first post that summarizes...
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    Thread Mystery solved - rooting CAN mess up your touchscreen (indirectly)

    A few days ago, an associate of mine came to me and said his touchscreen worked great out of the box, but then he rooted and the touchscreen became very erratic. I said no way, you must have played with some JSS15J custom ROM or did the OTA upgrade. He said absolutely not and showed me his...
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    Thread Take that multi-touch! Fix and lock in what works for YOU regardless of updates

    By now folks realize there are different hardware variances for the touchscreen which is one reason why some people have issues and others do not. Don't you hate it when you have a workable system, then an update comes along which fixes something, let's say GPS, but then your touchscreen goes...
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    Thread Anybody want to try a possible fix or mitigation for random reboots?

    UPDATE: don't need anyone testing this anymore as it is not fixing most reboots Can someone who is running custom recovery and has bad/frequent reboots install the attached file and see if it alleviates your reboots? Please let me know what version of the OS you are running and if you are on...
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    Thread GPS fix that does NOT require OS upgrade, stay on JWR66N/JSS15J/CM10.2

    I noticed some folks had perfectly functioning tablets except for the GPS issue and were concerned upgrading to JSS15Q might introduce multi-touch or other issues. They might currently be on JWR66N or JSS15J and just want the GPS fix and nothing else. I put together a fix that will accomplish...
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    Thread JSS15Q replaces JSS15J - Multi-touch, GPS, corrupt eMMC, PRNG addressed, other fixes?

    JSS15Q factory images and OTAs available in Downloads section (below) *WARNING* JSS15Q touchscreen firmware is a one-way street, no going back *UPDATE* there is now a solution for touchscreen issues below If you just want the GPS fix, see this post. If you have touchscreen issues, see this...
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    Thread [Poll] Has anyone with GPS issues received a replacement with no GPS issues?

    This poll is simply to help determine whether there are hardware variances out there which will resolve the GPS lock dropping out, after some period of usage, issue. There are many "workarounds" to help alleviate the issue, including limiting your usage to just Google Maps, updating Google Play...
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    Thread [Info] Guide to entering safe mode, bootloader, stock recovery

    Yes, I know, everyone knows how to enter safe mode, bootloader, and recovery. I found there are some inconsistencies to entering and using recovery depending on your which software you are running. In addition there are multiple ways of entering stock recovery. Also I always see people asking...
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    Thread View 4G original GB RUU

    I'm looking for the original GB release for the Evo View. All the links seem to be dead. Any help would be greatly appreciated. RUU_Express_Sprint_WWE_1.18.651.1_Radio_1.05.11.0509_NV_2.28_SPCS_release_192501_signed.exe
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    Thread [FIX] MTP with USB debugging / ADB within Recovery (windows/nexus7)

    The MTP fix is ONLY for the STOCK ROM and handles the case USB debugging disabled - MTP working USB debugging enabled - MTP not recognized If you cannot get MTP working at all, I suggest you uninstall your current device drivers using device manager/devmgmt.msc or Nirsoft USBDeview you may...
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    Thread [Q] Looking for Evo View 1.18.651.1 RUU

    I am having trouble locating this file. It seems many of the links are dead. I believe the file is named: RUU_Express_Sprint_WWE_1.18.651.1_Radio_1.05.11.0509_NV_2.28_SPCS_release_192501_signed.exe Also if someone had the 2.23.651.1 RUU that would be awesome.
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    Thread Chrome tab hangs, broadband pegged 100% utilization

    I like to open multiple tabs, usually 10+. Eventually I will hit a situation where one of the chrome tabs hang and won't scroll anymore. If I switch to other tabs, they'll still respond, but will be jumpy, like chrome is busy doing something else. I noticed whenever I get into this state, by...
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    Thread [How-to] Disable FF18 OTA update from downloading and bugging you (beta)

    Is anyone interested in testing a simple cwm update.zip that will disable the FF18 OTA update so it stops bugging you? I tested the install under EL29+CWM-Rogue but it should work for other CWM variants. It will theoretically disable your phone from thinking it needs to download the current...
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    Thread [CWM][OTA][EL29->FF18] Rooted FF18 OTA update (patches your existing stock EL29 ROM)

    [CWM][OTA][EL29->FF18] Rooted FF18 OTA update (patches your existing stock EL29 ROM) This is the stock FF18 ICS OTA update. There are 2 versions provided rooted and rooted+CWM. Testing was done on EL29 - CWM, CWM-Rogue, and CWM-ACS. This will ONLY work if applied on top of a 100% stock...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FF18_CL663858 (FF18 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FF11_CL663858 (FF11 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FF09_CL663858 (FF09 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FF02_CL663858 (FF02 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread Can someone point me to the source for update-binary?

    update-binary is included in the update.zip files to help process the edify install script. I would like to look at the source code to verify something about the EMMC lockup/superbrick bug. Would appreciate if someone could give me a pointer, preferably accessible online without needing to...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FE22_CL612283 (FE22 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread Wipe data/factory reset from ODIN

    A few weeks back, I got tired of not trusting wipe data/factory reset from any ICS-based kernel's recovery so I put together a small ODIN utility to wipe /cache and /data Here it is if anyone is interested: SPH-D710.ODIN_WIPE_CACHE_DATA.exe You just double-click in windows, boot your phone to...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FE21_CL605027 (FE21 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FE16_CL579416 (FE16 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FE14_CL562830 (FE14 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread Is Move to SD supposed to work with internal or external SD

    Under applications when you choose Move to SD, is that supposed to move to internal or external SD. If it is supposed to move to external SD, what is the correct behavior when you don't have an external SD inserted? This is in regards to the stock Samsung ROM.
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FE10_CL543980 (FE10 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread Discussion thread for /data EMMC lockup/corruption bug

    This post will evolve over time as more info is found: Latest Updates 6/24 Custom PIT repartition workaround posted by Jaymoon. You lose 8GB (some of which might be further recoverable with extra work) and restores using the original PIT will lockup your phone again (a scenario that could...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FE07_CL519197 (FE07 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread FD26-based kernel repacks

    Some people were asking for these... Had a little free time today so put together some FD26 repacks (added to the 2nd post of the FD26 ODIN OneClick thread) Unlocked Recovery is 100% stock except for 1 change. recovery is unlocked so it will ignore signatures. This allows you to flash themes...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FD26_CL467198 (FD26 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FD24_CL451301 (FD24 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FD19_CL427224 (FD19 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread Sprint TEP increasing to $11 for LTE devices $549.99 and up

    Effective 6/17/2012 http://www.androidcentral.com/sprint-tep-going-11-lte-devices-come-june-16-could-be-day-lte-goes-live?style_mobile=0 Deductibles rising to $150 and $200 depending on SRP.
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FD16_CL405716 (FD16 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FD10_CL377892 (FD10 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FD05_CL355991 (FD05 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FD02_CL336391 (FD02 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FC24_CL287574 (FC24 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [HowTo] Make e4gt touch tones work with voice mail and other ivr systems

    In my normal call area the touch tones from the e4gt work fine with google voice and for entering options when calling credit card or other customer service. However I found it very annoying that when I travelled, for some other sprint areas google voice and other ivr systems just wouldn't...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FC18_CL263186 (FC18 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FC22_CL287574 (FC22 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...
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    Thread [ODIN][TAR] SPH-D710.FC15_CL256308 (FC15 Modem/Kernel/ROM - Full Restore - Rooted)

    You may have heard... the zerglings fought a noble battle against the samdroids and held their own for many battles, but were finally defeated on the EL13 battleground. Starting with EL13 the zergrush exploit is plugged. Do not fear, as the zerglings have enlisted their old ally Odin to fight...