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  1. L

    Thread How to replace google apps with alternative softwares on Ulefone Armor X9 Pro

    Hi, I have a new Ulefone Armor X9 Pro. I am personally annoyed by all the preinstalled Google Apps like Google Play (I prefer free softwares available in FDroid for example), the Google search bar on the home screen, etc... The first thing I did is disable and force exit of all the google apps...
  2. AdasAdasiek

    Thread Google and Galaxy Wearable

    Hello, I am using LineageOS 18.1 and when I try to log in to my google account google play services turns on and instead of logging in a black screen pops up. The whole black screen, with galaxy wearable shows that my system is modified. Is it possible to fix this? I am using Magisk v21.4...
  3. p4ra

    Thread Question How to make Facebook notifications work on my Pixel 6 Pro?

    I have got the phone 2 weeks ago and I really like it. Everything seems to be working just fine except for the push notifications for the Facebook. Please, don't tell me to uninstall it - I use it for business and also to keep in touch with my family and friends - so telling me not to use it is...
  4. L

    Thread (help) No Network connection whene select text

    Hi guys, I have got a strange problem. If I select any text on my Samsung Galaxy S21 the Popup says no Network Connection but the the network is working fine (Wlan and Mobile is working like a charm) Why does the App not working ?
  5. ShebeerPrince

    Thread [GUIDE] Advanced swipe gesture shortcuts using Tasker, for running any task or automations.

    Table of Contents Preface Requirements Difficulty How it works! Uses Autorun Demo, screenshots, TaskerNet & project backup Tips Why not those easy to use apps from PlayStore? End note. 1. Preface Before getting my hands on Pixel 6, I was using a Samsung Galaxy S8 running on an Android 10...
  6. ShebeerPrince

    Thread [CLOSED]Mod edit

    Content of post removed on request of OP @ShebeerPrince
  7. H

    Thread Strange 'unsubcribe' contacts in google contacts

    This is in my google contacts. - Where are they from? - Is it a security threat?
  8. C

    Thread Google Privacy Settings

    This was a great (open source) app for managing google settings but unfortunately, it's no more. Because Google has removed it from Play Store. If anyone knows an alternative to it or any other way to get this app to work kindly let me know...
  9. L

    Thread Aurora it isn't always starts to update apps and Android System Intelligence

    hello i'm wondering why is it that when i press 'update all' in Aurora it isn't always starts to update apps. yesterday it didn't work at all and now i see that it is working. also. i'm curious to know what exactly is android system intelligence and whether it is safe to remove? if it is safe...
  10. _JuSteR_

    Thread Question Replace a Galaxy S21 Ultra with a Pixel 6 Pro?

    Hey everybody! Quick question: would you replace your Galaxy S21 Ultra with a Pixel 6 Pro? I'm asking it because I'm a S21 owner but I've never been completely in love with the Samsung design (those squircle icons...) nor all the Samsung apps I don't use and can't remove. I'm into Google apps...
  11. Enyer Falcon

    Thread Update Google Play Services on Huawei P40 & EMUI 11!? It's posible?

    Hello! Greetings to all... I have a Huawei P40 (not lite, not PRO, not PRO +), the normal one. The thing is, about a month ago, I managed to install Google Services and everything or almost everything works great. What is not? YouTube & Android Auto. Both applications require me to update...
  12. kapecito

    Thread Question Google routines

    I would like to have a way to activate a google routine through double tap, pease add this :)
  13. Q

    Thread How can I run Pixel 3 without the screen?

    I'm attempting to run a google pixel 3 without the physical screen. The phone will be used in remote management, so I have a remote management utility installed on the device as well. Everything works flawlessly when the screen is installed - all apps and configurations work as they are...
  14. D

    Thread How to continue using Google Play after September 2021?

    I have an LG Optimus Elite running Android 2.3.7, and support for logging into a Google account has been removed. According to this XDA thread, it should be possible to preserve your login if you backup the data from your Google apps. If this is the case, is there any way to go around the...
  15. roirraW "edor" ehT

    Thread General Google Play Store UI test sees ‘last updated’ section removed from app listings

  16. M

    Thread Why doesn't YouTube have Surround Sound in 2021?

    Hello there, guys! The question is not a new one. It has already been asked a couple times over the years. For some strange reason though, nothing changed. Surround Sound is glorious. You don't even need an expensive setup, nowadays even normal headphones or sound bars can utilize algorithms...
  17. Kimbaroth

    Thread Themes / Apps / Mods Post your setup/screenshot thread! =D

    I'm currently rocking this setup, the whole description can be found on my deviantart: I'm in love with this device!!! =D <3
  18. S

    Thread Question Boot Loop when attempting to access Call Forwarding settings via Phone App (after Sim Swap to eSim)

    Hey All, Greetings from Australia. I am facing some serious issues with my Pixel 6 Pro (well my 2nd brand new device). Looks like I have found a bug which causes the phone to enter a boot loop with no way to fix it. see below steps. I have done the initial setup on the phone, entered my...
  19. m1ckbr1t

    Thread Question Google Photos "On This Day"

    I ditched Microsoft One Drive to go all in with Google 1 upon purchase of my shiny Pixel 6 Pro, but I'm really missing my daily notification at 6am with photos from over the years dating back since my 1st pictures titled "On This Day", it's nice having a brew looking back over the years while...
  20. A

    Thread Question Root&Custom ROM's for Google Pixel 6!

    Please post your successsfull root, (Magisk) & Any successfull custom recoveries and or custom ROM's fully running on Google pixel 6 devices. Leggo developers! 💯🔥
  21. B

    Thread Question Fingerprint wont work with tempered glass protector

    Hello guys , this is very annoying this creepy fingerprint on the pixel 6 wont work after applying a tempered glass screen protector , i di the registration after applying it register very well but wont unlock i regustred 5 fingers but it wont work , i have in the past devices with in display...
  22. D

    Thread General Verizon 6 pro and Android 12

    First off, I Love the phone. Hardware is great, Android 12 is mostly great but there are some weird things I've noticed that haven't really been an issue on previous phones pre-Android 12. I got rid of a OnePlus 8 pro for the Pixel 6 pro. 1: I have to use a Bluetooth to 3.5mm adapter (Bluetooth...
  23. adarkuser

    Thread Question Video Quality needs improvement...

    Any tips of improving video quality for outside recording. Doesn't look that great to me to be honest. Much Vibration, jittery, no focus or brightness lock. Tried it also with OpenCam but well, just a little improvement.
  24. Polishow

    Thread Question Pixel 6 Soft Brick with OTA

    Anybody else with this problem? My 6 Pro gets soft bricked with the SD1A.210817.036. It loses the signal (Tmobile) then restarts to recovery saying “Cannot Load Android System. Your Data May Be Corrupt” It gives me the option to "Try again." or to "Factory data reset." Device Completely stock...
  25. CB620

    Thread General Hey Google: Acknowledge & Fix The Fingerprint Scanner

    11-9-2021 - RETURNING DEVICE I’ve given it some time to try screen different screen protectors but the nail in the coffin for me is Googles response to how bad the fingerprint scanner is. I can’t accept that as a answer with no foreseeable fixes or updates...
  26. O

    Thread Question Pixel 5a 5G UFS or EMMC storage ?

    Hello guys, Does Google pixel 5a 5G have an UFS or EMMC storage ? And what version is it ? I've searched all the internet but couldn't get an official answer. Even here in the tech specs its not mentioned at all. Also some sources say that pixel 5a comes with UFS 2.1 storage Anyone can confirm ?
  27. roirraW "edor" ehT

    Thread General Reminder if you want to opt-out of arbitration (within 30 days of activation)

  28. nambavuong

    Thread [DiscoveryAndroid] Guide For Flashing GSIs for all Android devices (2021)

    Hi every one, in this thread, I will guide How to Flashing GSIs for all Android devices (2021). - A to Z for new babie, just only fastboot guide. - I'm highly recommend using pHH GSIs image rom. (List here) AND DO NOT ASK ME SGSI ROM. /* * Your warranty is... still valid? * * I am not...
  29. S

    Thread [ROOTED] Android 11; how to install older version of google maps?

    rooted/magisk samsung S21+ ...stock rom stock version of google maps removed with titanium backup. trying to install many different old versions (in the 9.x and 10.x range) just says 'app not installed' ...what the hell is going on here?
  30. Pranav Temkar

    Thread [ROM][raphael][12.0] VoltageOS [OFFICIAL]

    VoltageOS 12.0 for Redmi K20 Pro ABOUT Greetings, interested users! You have reached the gateway of a simplistic, no frills pure AOSP experience that will not let you down in getting through every day uninterrupted by inconveniences, with just the right dab of customizations. Be it requiring...
  31. pubandavd

    Thread [Retro ROMs] LG-GT540 ROMs (Google server)

    CyanogenMod 7 [Android 2.3] Download: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-yvGGj7xNEvN6vi26bpge8ZQthREjn5S/view?usp=sharing CyanogenMod 10.2 [Android 4.3.1] XDA Forum: https://forum.xda-developers.com/t/rom-4-3-1-cyanogenmod-10-2.3180054/ Download...
  32. DownAP

    Thread [OFFICIAL][APP] Youtube Music From Wear OS 3 on Wear OS 2

    No need for introduction, as you may know, I ported YT Music Vanced on Wear OS 2 some time ago. Today Google released YT Music for older Wear OS 2 watches(Google said TicWatch Pro 3 & E3 for the moment) but you can just take the APK and sideload it. Download How to sideload?
  33. N

    Thread General Google Assistant on watch 4 (wear OS)

    Hi guys, only want to share my experience trying to install the google app and google assistant in my Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 1) Download the google app (wear os) on apk mirror 2) active the developer mode in the watch, turn on debug mode and debug on wifi 3) install "Wear installer" on my...
  34. T

    Thread Obsolete HTC Factory Images

    Does anyone know how to find old HTC factory images? The official HTC developer site hasn't had them for years and archive.org never archived most of them. I'm specifically looking for "signed-google_ion-img-14721.zip" if anyone happens to have that file unmodified from 12 years ago. Thanks!
  35. Felixxxxx

    Thread Pixel 4a No SIM card detected

    So, every since I have updated my pixel 4a to the August security patch, it starts giving me an issue with my SIM, it seems to not detect my SIM at random points of the day and I sometimes have to restart it multiple times to get it to detect again. After it gets detected, it will work fine for...
  36. i_zj99

    Thread Is there any Android AT Command to check if device has google account or not?

    I want to get the FRP/Google Lock info via COM PORT (AT COMMAND). I've tried AT+DEVCONINFO but it doesn't have any FRP or Google lock info. Anyone have any idea about it? The purpose is I just need to know if device has google/FRP lock in it or not that's it. My device is Samsung Galaxy S9...
  37. noidodroid

    Thread Apple and Google to Allow Third-Party App Stores and Sideloading

    New U.S. Antitrust Bill Would Require Apple and Google to Allow Third-Party App Stores and Sideloading https://www.macrumors.com/2021/08/11/antitrust-app-store-bill-apple-google/
  38. T

    Thread Google map location share - battery optimization kills result

    I set location share in google maps in my son's smartphone (galaxy a5 with LOS 17.1). What I did : 1. maps has an opened firewall for wifi and lte in AfWall+, lte modem and mobile data is always active in this phone 2. maps is excluded from xprivacylua (nothing blocked) 3. maps has all...
  39. tanvir2694

    Thread Does PIXEL 2 camera works fine with CUSTOM Pixel Experience ROM?

    I am thinking of applying Pixel Experience Custom ROM or LineageOS ROM in my PIXEL 2 when they will be available with Android 12. Should I be concerned with the chance of the degradation of Pixel's camera quality? Does a Custom ROM harm the pixel photo capturing capability? Do the HDR+ work?
  40. jericho246

    Thread Question Is it possible to install Google services on CHINESE variant?

    So the Magic3 series is already available on sites like giztop, however in the description it always says "No Google play services". What does this mean exactly? From my experience, Chinese models of phones like Oppo or Vivo DO have GMS pre-installed, you just have to install the Play Store...
  41. IStoleUrPotatos

    Thread How do I install Google services on Huawei PSmart 2021 by means of Rooting it?

    I've tried a few other methods without root and they all failed because in the end Google play won't start.
  42. Jacob1005

    Thread Google sync intervals

    Hi, I'd like to find out what these logs or cache's are I've sent you photos of. I'd just like to know if it's possible for me to remotely access and control my partner's iPhone 8 with what's in the pictures above. Just abit dumb found as to what they are and have been told I've made and used...
  43. I

    Thread Realme google dialer uninstall

    Is it possible to uninstall google dialer and message through adb and then install realme dialer and message app using apk?will it cause bootloop?
  44. Cannon_Foddr

    Thread [Q] (Some) Google Play Apps will not download over WiFi but fine on Mobile data

    Details: Motorola One Vision (unrooted) Android 10 Android Security patch level: 1 July 2021 Google Play system Update: 2021-06-01 Play Store Version: 26.3.16-21 [0] [PR] 385196941 Device is Verified Firstly, before anyone say 'Search' I already have - & none of the posts I've found have the...
  45. haniya ch

    Thread Android best live cam - live earth cam hd - live satellite view

    Live cam - World Maps app is the best for 3D maps and live satellite view. With a free satellite map app, you can discover famous places around the world and see the nature of beauty. With this most popular app you can share your current and the location of any city, town, parking, work and...
  46. L

    Thread Android auto without Google app?

    Hi all, I use a Moto E smartphone in which I uninstalled the Google app and all it's ok. Now I just got a new car that support Android auto, so I downloaded it on my smartphone but, when launched, it says me that I've to install Google app to proceed. Is there any way to have the Android auto...
  47. D

    Thread Sign in via Google

    I installed Microg through Magisk, the button is not active Log in through Google in the applications, can I fix it?
  48. D

    Thread gmail registration without a number

    Which module will help register gmail without a number, I tried changing android ID did not help me, and completely reinstall the system
  49. Joombler

    Thread Google is moving away from APKs to Android Play Bundles

    Dunno if this is due to the fact that Microsoft announced that Win11 allows one to use Android apps, but Google has officially announced it is moving away from APKs to Android Play Bundles. What will this mean for us using current Google Playstore apps on our Nvidia Shield Pro? Or is this an...
  50. KIBS2173

    Thread Google Play Gift Card

    It has only been a few days, I think Google has caught on. Now Google Play Gift Card Redeem is now geolocked. So here's the story my google account is set up as India as the country of origin. Bought a giftcard, I tried to redeem it but unfortunately it showed me an error. Saying it is only...