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  1. P

    Thread Urgent help required with TWRP Restore

    Someone help me please! custom rom = (Pixel Extended 2.7) device = Realme X (RMX1901) 1. I backed up all partitions (including system and vendor images) 2. installed Ancient OS rom for testing 3. removed that rom and tried to restore from backup 4. got error that user 10 could not be decrypted...
  2. dreamytom

    Thread Question [FIXED] Has one of you been able to disable /data Encryption on the Poco F3?

    This isn't an urgent question. Has one of you been able to disable the forced /data encryption on the Poco F3? I'm curious, because I've tried it many times in the past with multiple ways, to no success. Edit: This works...
  3. B

    Thread Data recovery from encrypted Nokia 6.1

    TL;DR - Phone will not accept correct encrypt password. Need to dump data partition to computer and decrypt from there, or something like that. So I have a Nokia 6.1 from 2018 that I used for just about a year. I upgraded to a nicer phone during summer 2019, at which point I transferred all...
  4. deathps

    Thread The best app for encrypting messages and phone calls.

    Do you know any apps that are well-encrypted for all your messages and conversations? I really care about some good messenger, to which no one has access.
  5. X

    Thread [Guide] Enable encryption on a custom ROM which has it disabled by default

    Hello everyone, this thread is a guide on how to enable encryption on ROMs that have it disabled. ROMs that have encryption disabled, usually do it because TWRP is not fully working, or they want to make switching ROMs an easier task. This zip was created for, and only tested on Official...
  6. disor21

    Thread Question Encrypted SD Card unbearably slow

    I got the A22 5G and I like it apart from one huge issue. I encrypted my sd card (256 GB) and transfer rates are unbearably slow. If I copy a 2 GB file from the internal storage to the SD card it will start ok (20 MB/s) but this is likely only the cache. Soon it slows down to ultimately 10-50...
  7. Q

    Thread Is phone encyrption still possible with root?

    Hello, I just rooted my Note 20 ultra and I was going through the settings and noticed that the encrypt option is still available. If I were to click this option and have my phone go through encryption, would there be any issues caused by having a rooted phone? Thanks.
  8. D

    Thread Moto G7 + SanDisk SD Storage - Encrypted folders.

    Good evening. Spend a few hours trying to see if I can recover my mother's phone files. Issue: Yesterday she said she can't see WhatsApp videos or images - new messages weren't loading. Error: Download Failed. The Download was Unable to complete. Please try again later. She has 64 GB...
  9. N

    Thread Fully encryption

    Hey! to start off. im a newbie at this regarding android software. My question is, can i fully encrypt a Samsung a3 2015/2016 without using the android encryption in settings? I want the phone to be encrypted in similar to a skyECC, ghostECC, ENCRO, (end to end encryption). i was looking for...
  10. se7enge

    Thread Force unlocking an encrypted android 9 device

    Does anybody know of a way to gain access to a password encrypted android 9 device? It is an Alcatel 5033D, locked bootloader and stock recovery, and I have no access to the virtual keyboard from the lockscreen after force uninstalling Gboard; which apparently the device was relying on for the...
  11. L

    Thread Oneplus 5T OOS 10.0.1 Magisk 22.1 Rooting

    Hello everyone, so my Oneplus 5T broke a week ago and I bought another one for 80 bucks on Ebay. I tried to root the Phone with TWRP 3.5.2_9.0, OOS 10.0.1 and Magisk 22.1. I disabled force encryption on my previous 5T without a problem, but now when I install Magisk with the ROM, no matter if...
  12. D

    Thread [Help] Decrypt storage, locked out from device

    Hi everyone, so in my immense stupidity, I actually managed to set my phone password wrongly, and now I can't get in. Spent a day trying passwords to find the typo but that was unsuccessful. I have crDroid Android 11, bootloader unlocked, rooted with magisk, and TWRP 3.5.0. How can get my...
  13. I

    Thread How to decrypt /sdcard from ADB?

    Long story short, I screwed up, and now I have an encrypted storage (with my files that I want back) but TWRP and the OS thinks it is not. It goes like this: The Magisk v22.0 update screwed up my phone, which stuck in a bootloop. After countless tries with Magisk (updating, uninstalling...
  14. C

    Thread How to enable encryption in Realme2 pro

    Hi All I use real me 2 pro mobile and there is an app called Duo mobile used to login in client machine. Now this app is asking me to enable encryption in phone for meeting it's security criteria. I am not able to find option to enable encryption in real me 2 pro. Can someone help me with this.
  15. D

    Thread Trying to use Company Portal with Rooted, Not Encrypted V30 -- Please Help!

    Hi, Just joined a new company that requires Company Portal to access Outlook email and other apps on my phone. Evidently even if you manage to hide root from Company Portal, a major requirement is having an encrypted device with Company Portal. In order to get rooted 2 years ago, I ran...
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  17. M

    Thread Full encryption not possible

    Been toying with the LG device for a few days and now want to setup full system encryption. The problem is "Full encryption" option within Encrypt SD card menu is always greyed out. I have the device fully charged, power plugged and set 6 characters password. I've even reset the device back to...
  18. F

    Thread Program to Encrypt Apps

    I want to beef up my security on my tablet. I want a program that can lock and encrypt selected applications. But I don't just want a basic app locker. I don't want a program that just prevents apps from running unless I have a password. A lot of programs can do that. I want encryption. I want...
  19. W

    Thread [Q] Prevent encrypted device wipeout from too many failed passwords?

    Hi there! TL;DR: Forgot encryption password, only have 10 tries left before data wipe, how can I backup my phone to get 10 more tries if I don't manage to find the password within 10 tries? For context: *ROM: Lineage 14 official build *Custom recovery: TWRP *Bootloader: Unlocked *The phone is...
  20. J

    Thread How to make a Pixel 2 that has unlocked the bootloader must enter a password to boot ?

    Pixel 2 , Android 11, unlocked bootloader. I want to make it MUST INPUT PASSWORD to power on for Data Security. But everytime it boots directly to the lock screen. My data has been decrypted. I cannot found any option to achieve that. Sorry for my poor English.
  21. A

    Thread TWRP encrypted sdcard but I didn't have encryption on

    What I did: Wiped all but data Flashed latest OOS Rebooted and lost TWRP Booted to fastboot and booted from TWRP Flashed TWRP Rebooted to TWRP Now all the data is encrypted (gibberish names) How can it be? What can I do now? from what I read I just lost all of my data... How do I proceed?
  22. M

    Thread ROM with Root + Encryption + Stock Camera?

    Hi, I'm currently using a Magisk patched stock ROM for my G-973F with encryption enabled. Is there any custom ROM that supports root and encryption (don't care if Samsung or AOSP, if FBE or FDE) while fully supporting the cameras? It would be ideal if I can use TWRP with it. Of course, it...
  23. T

    Thread Internal storage encrypted despite all 3 methods. Please help!

    Hi! My only encounter with rooting was several years back when it used to be a simple affair (one click rooting app based on exploits like framaroot etc), so please bear with me. I'm on Stock Oreo 8.1 (Patch 1 Aug 2019) Sanders 1804 (India) version. I've followed various guides and have been...
  24. metroidnemesis13

    Thread Android FDE crypto footer behavior/KeyMaster on Android 8

    On a Qualcomm device (OnePlus 3T) running Android vers. 8, (rooted and stock more or less with TWRP), my question is this. Is the cryptofooter always able to decrypt the device even after being destroyed and recreated (with the same PIN/password), or is there something special/distinctive that...
  25. W

    Thread [APP][5.0+] Secret Clock Photo Locker App

  26. constatinus

    Thread Decrypting android storage, magisk made unlocking/decrypting the phone impossible.

    Alright, so i have an OP5T and it is encrypted. I decided to disable one magisk module, op5t gcam dot issue patch, i think thats is what it was called, and then then i couldnt unlock the phone. It was running LOS for microg android 9, and the encryption from oxygenos to los passed no problem...
  27. D

    Thread Encrypted containers on a unlocked android?

  28. P

    Thread Why does enabling FBE for a f2fs /data partition cause the phone to enter fastboot?

    setting fileencrypt=ice under fstab mount flags for a F2FS formatted /data partition causes the phone to boot into fastboot mode. why is that? it works fine with EXT4 though. my rom's kernel got built in F2FS. ?
  29. GoJo ^^

    Thread WHY ENCRYPTED TWRP backups always fail?

    Hello, no matter the device, the android and the twrp version, if i enable backup encryption, it'll fail when doing the data paritition, just before the end : most often, it'll be stuck forever (=until i force reboot, since it's usually frozen).. It's definitly a matter of size : if data...
  30. MagikGab

    Thread [Question] How to update a custom ROM, while being encrypted, without wiping data?

    Hello, as stated in the title, I'd like to know if there's a way to update a custom ROM while being encrypted without formatting the data partition. I tried to update several times, but every time I got a recovery bootloop until I wiped the data partition. The only way to avoid this was to...
  31. GoJo ^^

    Thread Can't decrypt DATA after flashing lineage..?! HELP

    Hi there, so i just made a backup of RealmeUI, wiped cache/data/system & flashed Lineage 16. Not only it didn't want to boot system after reboot but now when i get into TWRP, i'm not prompted for my pattern, i land directly on main page and data is all encrypted : Not sure what went wrong...
  32. S

    Thread Encrypt with custom kernel

    Hello, I have s7 G930FD. I wonder why I cannot encrypt my phone after flashed a custom kernel I love stock ROM but hate the bloatware, so I flash Alexandar devbase ROM for daily use. However, I even try to flash the TGP kernel zip immediately after flashed the Alexandar devbase ROM with...
  33. G

    Thread How to decrypt your OP3(T) device with custom rom?

    A question about decrypting your device, in this case Luisrom Android 10, but would most probably count for other roms too. Did not try it already but would like to decrypt my device and would like a confirmation if the following is the right procedure without doing a new install: Boot in...
  34. S

    Thread Full disk encryption?

    Hello, Simple question. Does the Realme X2 Pro support full disk encryption? If yes, how do I activate it? I search almost every single setting and I didn't find it. If not, do we have any information about future support of this feature? Thank you.
  35. T

    Thread Reading encrypted (maybe broken) internal device storage dump

    I've recently did a factory reset, but before doing that I backed up the internal storage partition using adb pull /dev/block/sda29 that is my partition for /data according to /cache/recovery/log generated by twrp. Now I have this little (128GB) file inside my pc, I mounted it into a folder but...
  36. N

    Thread How to Recover Files After MSM?

    Hi all, I bricked my OP6T with a ROM update and had to run the MSM tool. Unfortunately, I seem to have lost all my photos. However, I have imaged the partition using the below shell commands and plan on using a recovery tool to get the images back. However, will the data be encrypted? Is there...
  37. S

    Thread Bring light into the darkness of encryption

    Hi togehter, I had some problems with flashing new custom roms and ended up in a bootloop with not being able to boot to recovery. This could be solved by flashing the stock image with the xiaomi flash tool. Before I will fu up again I would like to bring some light into the darkness. When...
  38. R

    Thread Why Stock Pie Rom won't boot in unencrypted phone

    i want to know why stock rom stuck at bootanimation in unencrypted Mi A1. actually i was wiped data for removing encryption in TWRP Recovery to flash PixelExperience Android 10 rom and then i flashed LineageOS 16 and its working fine but when i flashed Stock Pie rom from TWRP it stucks on...
  39. A

    Thread Encryption In POCO F1

    I recently installed the pixel experience rom on poco f1 . I had to flash the DFE zip, so now twrp is open and anyone can put a usb cable and copy all the data. So how can I encrypt my phone again and also keep the custom rom, so that data is not vulnerable. I have been flashing roms for some...
  40. Soapy!

    Thread General Hard Brick Fixes?

    I have a Mi K20 and tried to find a solution to my issue on the device's sub forum. So far, I've only found a few people who are currently dealing with the same issue I'm facing. I think what caused this to happen was failing to disable verity and force encrypt before reboot after flashing a...
  41. Onknight

    Thread Removing encryption from Android 10 How do I do it ?

    I hate the encryption on my phone I want to get rid of it Even if it means I have to start over how do I do it
  42. M

    Thread Norton Mobile Security effectively disables Android encryption?

    OK, this is not strictly a OP3T problem but that's where it happened to me. I run Norton Mobile Security on my phone, which is encrypted. Just recently enabled Web Protection to see if that would help speed up the incredibly long time Norton takes to analyze links before it allows pages to load...
  43. brokenworm

    Thread How to remove data encryption on emui 9.1 stock roms and root

    Im Using C432 .. Rom Newest Stock Update Here In Denmark First Unlock Bootloader : flash oem unlock ********code****** Enter Bootloader Again, Now Flash Modded_recovery_ramdisk : fastboot flash recovery_ramdisk r.ram.mod.img And Flash Erecovery_ramdisk with TWRP.img From kilroystyx...
  44. hnz101

    Thread password on startup while encrypted / secure startup option

    Hi, I finally could unlock my Mi 9 this week and flashed TWRP. Everything went fine, I am still fully encrypted and TWRP asks for my PIN and decrypts successful /data What makes me curious is that the device doesn't ask for my PIN during startup and I can't find any Settings-Option to enable...
  45. M

    Thread Backup of encrypted partitions on pie

    Does anyone know any possible way to take unencrypted raw dump of data partition on Android 9? I have all the key files and key blob Running rooted honor view 10 with magisk canary build and emui 9
  46. G

    Thread Should I use encryption and how easy is it to crack?

    Hi, I'm wondering if using encryption has any use (especially on a fully untouched stock phone). A fully untouched stock phone has a locked bootloader so no-one can install a custom recovery and access the files and when it's on you need to unlock it before you have access. Why to use...
  47. A

    Thread Cannot change encryption password on Android Pie anymore

    I wanted to have a separate encryption password and lockscreen pin on my android 9 (Pie) smartphone. As Google removed the features from "vdc" to set an encryption password on the shell, I started experimenting. I tried instead to copy the only thing that looks like it could be the password in...
  48. D

    Thread Lineage/Android 8.1 Encryption SD-Card (used as internal Storage)

    hey lads, im using my sd-card to extend my internal storage. i have encrypted the phone via the build in function (settings -> security&privacy -> encryption&credentials->encrypt phone). This leads me to the question: has this also encrypted my sd-card (my guess would be yes from a logic...
  49. anabhi

    Thread [MOD] Disable Forced Encryption/Data Decrypted [EXP][COS5]

    *Disclaimer * I'm not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, * thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. * do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this mod * before flashing it! YOU are choosing to make these modifications, and if...
  50. P

    Thread Question regarding the encryption and the security of Note9

    I was reading today that Apple with iOS 12 managed to block the cracking tools used from law enforcement in order to bypass locked iPhones (source: https://sl.redboul.win/2CD1Z8t ). My question is does Note9 has the same level of security or are there tools that can bypass the encryption it...