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  1. swieder711

    Post General Google Pixel 6 Pro

    I plan to upgrade to the 6 Pro from my 3 XL.
  2. swieder711

    Post Upgraded to May release with root

    I have never done an OTA for my PIxel phone.. I always flash boot.img and the factory image from my Windows PC.
  3. swieder711

    Post [APP][Q][XPOSED] GravityBox v10.1.2 for Android 10 [07/03/2021]

    I am also having a problem with the custom button on the navigation bar. I have it set up to open the menu. Worked for years. Now it just flashes and vibrates. Long press on the back key no longer kills the foreground app. Im on the latest Los17.1 with Magisk (23.0), Riru (25.4.4), Edxposed...
  4. swieder711

    Post Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus (aka TB-8704F/X)

    I recently changed the battery on my 3+ year old Pixel 3 XL and saw a significant improvement in battery life. My Tab 4 8 plus is showing similar signs of an aged battery. I see a two options for sale on Amazon/Ebay for replacement battery and one video on opening the back with a heat gun and...
  5. swieder711

    Thread Battery replacement for Tab 4 8 plus?

    I recently changed the battery on my 3+ year old Pixel 3 XL and saw a significant improvement in battery life. My Tab 4 8 plus is showing similar signs of an aged battery. I see a two options for a replacement battery and one video on opening the back with a heat gun and guitar pick. For the...
  6. swieder711

    Post Sync Google contacts without root?

    Thanks for the tip! I downloaded and installed Google Contacts sync 9. I now see my Google contact in the Google and Amazon contact apps.
  7. swieder711

    Thread Sync Google contacts without root?

    Is it possible to sync my Google contacts on my 2020 Fire 8 HD tablet? I have Gmail working which will fill in a contact. However, the Google contacts application won't sync. From what I read, it seems doable if I was rooted. Any suggestions?
  8. swieder711

    Post [WINDOWS][TOOL]Fire Toolbox V23.0

    Just got my Fire HD 8 Plus with 3/64 GB for $100 during Prime Day. Toolbox made it so easy to remove the Amazon bloat and add the Google services, apps, etc. Thanks for a great utility! I am the sole user of this device. Is there any reason to add a User via Toolbox or register the device...
  9. swieder711

    Thread Recent screen layout change?

    I just got my HD 8 Plus with 3/64 GB (2020). Used the Toolbox to install all the Playstore apps and remove most of the Amazon bloat. One tweak that I would like is to change the layout of the Recent Screen to a horizontal scroll. I did a few searches, but didnt find anything. I am using Nova...
  10. swieder711

    Post Upgraded to May release with root

    Followed the same procedure for the June update. 10 minutes start to finish. No problems.
  11. swieder711

    Post Titanium Backup - Android 11

    Same problem as everyone else. TiBu hangs when trying to backup Media Storage. I had a scheduled batch file to backup System apps which just removed for now. I will just back up user apps.
  12. swieder711

    Thread Upgraded to May release with root

    Easy upgrade to the May release. Started with flashing the April default boot.img to remove root. Flash-all no wipe. Rebooted. Patched the May boot.img with Magisk and flashed it. All is good. No glitches. No problem.
  13. swieder711

    Thread Battery replaced

    I just replaced the battery on my 3 year old Pixel 3 XL. The battery life seems to be much better. Here is the battery kit that I bought, https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B088LVJCRM/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o03_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 And this new rear adhesive...
  14. swieder711

    Post [Guide] Root Pixel 3 XL Android 11 (R)

    Did a Factory image update to April 2021 which fixed the problem. I now have Magisk and root working. Now I just need to restore everything! Thanks for the help.
  15. swieder711

    Post [Guide] Root Pixel 3 XL Android 11 (R)

    I can boot to SAFE mode with the stock boot.img I can't boot to SAFE mode with the patched boot.img. QQ - When flashing the patched boot.img, which command should be used: fastboot flash boot --slot all filename.img or fastboot flash boot filename.img
  16. swieder711

    Post [Guide] Root Pixel 3 XL Android 11 (R)

    YES YES I renamed it I just updated to SDK 31.0.1 - same problem of hanging at the "G" screen. Is there a way to remove the Magisk modules without root. I tried "adb wait-for-device shell magisk --remove-modules" which I think didnt work because I only have Magisk manager installed
  17. swieder711

    Post Magisk General Support / Discussion

    I am having a similar problem with Magisk 22.1 on my Pixel 3 XL with the April update. Phone boots fine with the stock boot.img. After "flashboot flash boot magisk_patched.img" then the phone gets stuck on the "G" screen. If I flash back to stock boot.img again then the phone boots, but no...
  18. swieder711

    Post [Guide] Root Pixel 3 XL Android 11 (R)

    I did a dirty flash of the April stock over the January stock. Phone booted up fine. After patching boot.img with Magisk 22.1 and then fastboot flashing the patched file, my phone gets stuck at the "G" screen. I can flash back to the stock boot.img and the phone will boot up again. I am using...
  19. swieder711

    Post [ROM][UNOFFICIAL][10.0][tb8704f/x/v] LineageOS 17.1 for Lenovo TAB 4 8 plus

    I uninstalled Magisk, Dirty flashed 03-10-21 and then rebooted with no issues. Had a slight bump flashing the modified boot.img. Kept getting "fastboot: error: Couldn't parse partition size '0x'." Had to add the :raw option to fastboot which is a first for me. fastboot flash:raw boot...
  20. swieder711

    Post [ROM][UNOFFICIAL][10.0][tb8704f/x/v] LineageOS 17.1 for Lenovo TAB 4 8 plus

    I am still on LOS17.1 2020-06-01. Can I dirty flash the latest ROM 03-10-21 from this thread thru TWRP 3.4.0.0? I have the TB-8704F. I have backups on TWRP and TiBu, if needed. Just like to know what I am getting myself into with an upgrade. Thanks in advanced.
  21. swieder711

    Thread Galaxy Tab Active3

    I am looking for a new WiFi-only 8" tablet. The Galaxy Tab Active3 looks like the best performer with its Exynos 9810 processor and 128GB of memory. I also like its SD-card storage and 3.5mm jack. Price isn't too bad at $509. Here are the issues that I am running into. These tablets are not...
  22. swieder711

    Post [OFFICIAL] EdXposed - The successor of Xposed [Oreo/Pie/Q/R, 2020/07/19]

    Blacklisting the Google Camera app in EdXposed let me run the latest version of Camera without crashing. Thanks for the tech tip.
  23. swieder711

    Post [APP][R][XPOSED] GravityBox v11.0.5 for Android 11 [08/08/2021]

    DUH. I pressed restart and see the options for recovery, etc. Is the anyway to get the screenshot option back? Otherwise I can use the PWR+VOL DWN option.
  24. swieder711

    Post [APP][R][XPOSED] GravityBox v11.0.5 for Android 11 [08/08/2021]

    What you described is what I expected. When I press the power button I only get the default options across the top of the screen for Emergency Power Off Restart
  25. swieder711

    Post [APP][R][XPOSED] GravityBox v11.0.5 for Android 11 [08/08/2021]

    I updated to YAHFA _4665 and still dont have the expanded power button menu. Im runnng the latest Magisk and RiRu core. Is there something in the Android settings or elsewhere in GB that needs to be turned on for the Power menu to work? All my other GB features are working fine.
  26. swieder711

    Post [APP][R][XPOSED] GravityBox v11.0.5 for Android 11 [08/08/2021]

    I'm not getting the extended power menu when pressing the power button. Especially miss the screen shot option. Pixel 3 XL with stock Jan and Kris kernel. Anyone getting the power button menu to work?
  27. swieder711

    Post [APP][R][XPOSED] GravityBox v11.0.5 for Android 11 [08/08/2021]

    Just upgraded my Pixel 3 XL to Android 11. Running GB without any issues. Thanks.
  28. swieder711

    Post [APP][R][XPOSED] GravityBox v11.0.5 for Android 11 [08/08/2021]

    Very excited to see GB for Android 11. Like many users I'm still on Android 10, August. I plan to do a complete wipe when upgrading from 10 to 11. Everything will get backed up and restored via TiBu.
  29. swieder711

    Post [APP][Q][XPOSED] GravityBox v10.1.2 for Android 10 [07/03/2021]

    GB 10.0.1 was running fine in my Pixel 3 XL with the Aug 2020 release using Riru core 21.3 and EdXposed 0.4.6.4 (YAFA). I updated Riru to 23.1 and EdXposed to 0.5.1.2 (YAFHA). GB would activate and load, but none of the GB configurations showed up. I tried uninstalling/reinstalling GB, but...
  30. swieder711

    Post TWRP 3.2.3-1 for Pixel 3 XL

    Here is a screenshot of the error messages that I get after entering my PIN. Sent from my Pixel 3 XL using Tapatalk
  31. swieder711

    Post [ROM][UNOFFICIAL][10.0][tb8704f/x/v] LineageOS 17.1 for Lenovo TAB 4 8 plus

    I had this problem. I fixed it by starting over with a clean installation of the ROM. Good luck. Sent from my Pixel 3 XL using Tapatalk
  32. swieder711

    Post TWRP 3.2.3-1 for Pixel 3 XL

    Attached is the twrp recovery log files. bigbiff - did I attach the correct log file? Sent from my Pixel 3 XL using Tapatalk
  33. swieder711

    Post TWRP 3.2.3-1 for Pixel 3 XL

    I booted TWRP 3.4.0 on Android 10 to create a current NANDROID. When TWRP starts up I am prompted for a password. I enter the PIN and get 3 mount errors. After that I run a NANDROID backup which seems to go fine. Do I need to worry about the mount errors? Should I be running TWRP without...
  34. swieder711

    Post Advanced Charging Controller (acc)

    Acc Oct 8 has been working nicely for me. I just updated to Oct 15 and will let you know if any issues come up. Thanks for the continued work on Acc/AccA.
  35. swieder711

    Post Advanced Charging Controller (acc)

    From my experience, AccA will install Acc for you. Sent from my Pixel 3 XL using Tapatalk
  36. swieder711

    Post Possible to change from 4GB ram to 6GB ram on Pixel 3XL?

    I doubt whether the RAM on the Pixel 3 can be upgraded. Have you tried the Kirisakura kernel? It has improved memory management compared to stock. As a Pixel 3 owner using this kernel, I have never had application performance issues. Requires ROOT which is less intrusive than changing a...
  37. swieder711

    Post Advanced Charging Controller (acc)

    I am still having issues with ACC/ACCA and the battery status % freezing. While on my wireless car charger the phone was showing 72% full. After removing the phone from the charger the battery dropped to 32%. After removing ACC and ACCA the battery went to 43%. For now I am leaving ACC and...
  38. swieder711

    Post Advanced Charging Controller (acc)

    Confirmed running 1.0.26 Sent from my Pixel 3 XL using Tapatalk
  39. swieder711

    Post Advanced Charging Controller (acc)

    Learned something new. Thanks. Sent from my Pixel 3 XL using Tapatalk
  40. swieder711

    Post Advanced Charging Controller (acc)

    I installed 2020.10.1 thru Magisk. I than installed ACCA and set my settings for capacity control and Apply on Plug via ACCA. Than I saw ACCA downgraded the ACC module. I updated the ACC module thru Magisk again and see that my setting were reset to the default. Hopefully things will work...
  41. swieder711

    Post Advanced Charging Controller (acc)

    I have given up on this application. The reported battery level was getting stuck. Phone was not charging properly. Sent from my Pixel 3 XL using Tapatalk
  42. swieder711

    Post Advanced Charging Controller (acc)

    Good news. The latest release of ACC is holding it settings!
  43. swieder711

    Post Advanced Charging Controller (acc)

    What does IPC stand for? I did a couple of searches and couldn't find it. Edit: I found the magisk module for Input Power Control and will give it a try.
  44. swieder711

    Post Advanced Charging Controller (acc)

    The "Apply on Plug" setting of "voltage_max::9000000" does not stick on my Pixel 3 XL running Stock Android 10. Between this issue and the issue listed above Capacity control going back from my setting of 95% to the default of 70%, I wonder if I need to downgrade my ACC magisk module or ACCA...
  45. swieder711

    Post [APP][Q][XPOSED] GravityBox v10.1.2 for Android 10 [07/03/2021]

    https://r.tapatalk.com/shareLink/topic?url=https%3A%2F%2Fforum%2Exda-developers%2Ecom%2Fshowthread%2Ephp%3Ft%3D3856871&share_tid=3856871&share_fid=3793&share_type=t&link_source=app Sent from my Pixel 3 XL using Tapatalk
  46. swieder711

    Post Advanced Charging Controller (acc)

    I'm running ACCA 1.0.26 on a pixel 3 with stock android 10 (Aug) and Magisk 20.4. Kernel = Kirisakura 1.5.4 The Magisk module is 2020.9.14 I have seen ACCA reset capacity control repeatedly from 95% back to 75%. Any suggestions on what might be resetting this setting? Do I need to upload...
  47. swieder711

    Post Tulsadiver Mods - Android 11 and 12 ADB Installer-Zip Installer, creates magisk module

    I was a prior user of these status bar mods when Android 10 came out and Gravitybox was not available. Im in the same position with Android 11. No Gravitybox support. Looking forward to seeing these mods working on Android 11.
  48. swieder711

    Post [APP][Q][XPOSED] GravityBox v10.1.2 for Android 10 [07/03/2021]

    I'm holding off on moving to Android 11 due lack of GravityBox support. It looks like RIRU core and Edxposed are running on 11. I had a good experience with Tulsadiver mods as a substitute for Gravitybox when Android 10 came out. It handles some of the tweaks, mostly with the status bar. What...
  49. swieder711

    Post TWRP not support for Android 10. What to use for backup/restore?

    If you are using Magisk for root than you can hide root from Banking Apps, like Bank of America.