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  1. J

    Thread Question 3 Questions regarding the Moto G Power 2020

    So I purchased a "Moto G Power" (2020) USA unlocked. It will be arriving shortly. It looks to be the best phone in my price range, but I have 3 questions. 1 Is there anything you can do about the ram problems I keep hearing people talk about? Maybe through an xposed/magisk module preferably. 2...
  2. brandon213145

    Thread How to overclock

    Hey I've unlocked my bootloader I've rooted my phone successful but I need help with overclocking my device and guidance would be appreciated My device Moto g8 power
  3. R

    Thread [DEV] How to trigger any app's menu settings w root?

    While it may sound like a pipedream; please hear me out devs. I am running an old app, made for android 8, I believe. In android 11, the app does not display it's menu/settings button anymore. Is there a way to broadcast a message to the app to launch/open the settings tab? It seems easy enough...
  4. M

    Thread Root troubles for Moto G7 Power.

    Hey guys, Some friends and I are having an issue that I can't find another thread for. We have completed the following: Developer options, USB Debugging enabled and boot-loader unlocked. In "Download Folder", which I'm viewing through the stock Google Files application, as well as Simple File...
  5. Markus785

    Thread Trying to resurrect moto e5 play (noob)

    Hi, all. I'm not new to computers, but I have little experience with phones. Long story short, while exploring the insides of my phone I managed to erase my system partition. o_O I though no big deal, I got TWRP, fastboot, adb, I can get it together again. Except I can't. I keep downloading...
  6. R

    Thread Corrupt or blue light at top

    No surprise i screwed something up. If I run the msm tool boots up fine. If I flash twrp 3.2.2-0 I get corrupt msg when booting. Tried the fastboot room, it runs through fine but when rebooting I get the blue light at the top and have to use the msm tool. I used msm oreo yesterday then updated...
  7. Casper1982

    Thread What do I need to install a custom rom from android stock 8.1?

    hello, I'm in android stock oreo 8.1 (OPSS28.85-13-5) I already have unlocked the bootloader. Now I need to install twrp recovery and install a custom rom. What is going on now? I need to know something else, before installing a custom rom? Which twrp do I need to use in oreo? and the custom...
  8. S

    Thread (VS995) Is there a Stock Rom or way to go to stock and stay rooted?

    I like Lineage OS but the fact the second screen stays on even when locked drains battery even with a custom Kernal. I would love to be stock and rooted but since I DS the boot. I understand flashing stock will get rid of it(maybe I am wrong?). I just want a stock rom or a way to go to stock and...
  9. A

    Thread How I rooted my P8Lite 2017

    I have rooted countless phones accross all different manufacturers but never found one as stupid to root as this phone! There isn't an up to date thread about rooting the phone so I thought I'd share how I did it and got through various things that were not supposed to happen but did! Firstly...
  10. N

    Thread Unlocked bootloader and installed twrp but magisk won't install

    Alright so, I've managed to uppercut down to 13a from 1ca, unlock the bootloader, install twrp. Never installed supersu, but when the phone booted to twrp I installed the magisk zip with no errors. After booting the magisk manager never showed up as installed. Installed it manually, ran it, said...
  11. S

    Thread Hello, new Pixel XL owner, previous Nexus 6 owner! Got Qs

    I've tried flashing the phone to TWRP, and it sticks... but when I flash LineageOS 16, it says no space... so I erase the system partition... flash again and add Opengapps for pie 64bit version... and it just boots to a lineage recovery page... I haven't tried other roms, because I just...
  12. Phalanx7621

    Thread Noob Friendly Tips, Tricks, General Information + Great Information_Pixel_XL_Marlin

    I'm creating this thread to aggregate information in to one location and help anyone out who isn't sure what to do next. I'll be adding to this if and when I can and of course anyone who has anything to add, plz do. This may seem late in the game for some folks, but I'm new to this phone and...
  13. B

    Thread [Q] State of Android Security?

    Is it still correct to think that there are no exploits in the wild that can hurt my phone without me saying "yes install" or clicking a link in a text message? One is careful with the gaaps install, use nothing but the play store, everything should be secure? even if i can't get updates due...
  14. R

    Thread UBL. How to flash prerooted zip?

    ok so this is a totally noob type question: (The goal is to root and install a custom rom on my Z1c) I have just successfully unlocked the bootloader of my Z1 compact. What is the next step? I read that with a UBL, I can flash a pre-rooted image. Well, first, I do not know which image should I...
  15. A

    Thread Ported LiquidSmooth rom but got bootloop ;) *NOOB ALERT* ;)

    ;) *NOOB ALERT* ;) Hello guys, its almost christmas so i hope for a miracle :D. Why? Because every developer said that they are abandoning the SM-T210 ( Tab 3 7.0 wifi-only). I am asking for help and im desperate here. I tried to port liquidsmooth rom from t310 to our device and i used paranoid...
  16. cavist

    Thread Rooting HTC10 in 2016 - simple questions from a noob

    Hello I have a HTC10 bought from official distribution in Europe, Poland, polish telecom operator. I am currently on Android 6.0.1 (1.95.401.4). Plan to wait for OTA with Nougat and after this, unlock my phone and install TWRP and maybe a custom rom. Since last time I rooted anything was almost...
  17. B

    Thread [Q] How to reflash the Partitions?

    Hello everyone, I have had a motorola al my life (Moto e, g 2, g3, now a g4) so i am not used to the entire "odin" thing (and i also prefer fastboot honestly). The problem is, as dumb as i am, i've ticked "Nand erase all" in the checkboxes... I've flashed the stock firmware but i've also flashed...
  18. B

    Thread Problem moto e memory

    Hello guys! I have my moto e for about 3months, it was Running perfect, I had it rooted 4 weeks ago. Untill now everything worked fine. Yesterday evening my music stopped playing out of nothing. Right now i Found out that under the folders "/mnt/", "/storage/" and "/sdcard/" the directory...
  19. abhishekr700

    Thread [GENERAL HELP] Post Your Questions Here Instead of Making a New Thread

    This thread has been created for Questions & Answers/Troubleshooting Specific to HONOR 5C Please feel free to share issues, questions and offer help. Noob questions are welcomed. It is always best to use the Thanks button , in lieu of simply posting "Thank you". Please keep discussion...
  20. Lordbannakaffalatta

    Thread MEGA-THREAD ALE-L21, ALE-L23, ALE-L02, Converting, Root, Unbrick, Updating, Xposed

    EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO RESTORE/UPGRADE THE HUAWEI P8 LITE So i'm making this thread because i noticed many of you had some trouble with your devices. Here you're gonna learn what you can do with your device. Every chapter is something that you can do without the need of the previous chapters...
  21. N

    Thread [ROM] [WICKED_v7] NOOB modification using Android Kitchen

    I have modified the WICKED_v7 ROM by evil1art using Android Kitchen (dsixda). I am a complete beginner at this and looking to get some feedback and reviews on the ROM. I have used this ROM on my Samsung Galaxy S4 M919 and works fine with no issues, try this ROM at your own risk. Thanks to...
  22. sqpp

    Thread Where to start? [Dont blame on me]

    Hello! :) May its sounds strange, but any idea where to start learn these things? I reading XDA, which is great, but there is any documentation or other website, which can help in this case? Worked already with linux, yesterday compiled my first kernel. But interested in adding new mods and...
  23. SilverPosition

    Thread Useful Guides for Noobs and Junior Types

    While not a noob, I'm on the junior side of capabilities. That said, here's a blog with a lot of easy guides for rooting, flashing and generally getting to know your device. This is not my blog. I am not affiliated with it in any way. Just found it to be very useful. Perhaps others will as well...
  24. anandmore

    Thread [GUIDE] Ultimate Guide For New Users

    Hello Everyone ! When i joined XDA, i was really confused about what this all thing is about and what should i do. So now i thought that i should make an ultimate guide for the new users who join XDA but doesn't know what to do. I will just cover the basic things like rooting, flashing new...
  25. GODSPD

    Thread [ GUIDE ] [ Marshmallow Firmware Upgrade ROM install including ViperOneM9 4.x.x ]

    Dummy friendly guide how to upgrade, flash and install the latest Marshmallow Firmware and the latest ROM’s such as the ViperOne ROM 4.x.x, this guide is intended for those who are already slightly familiar with the flashing process and have previously managed to flash a ROM on their HTC One M9...
  26. B

    Thread [Linux]How to install Android Studio (without pulling hair out)[Q]

    Howdy folks, Usually fairly computer-literate. Thought I'd do the "native" thing and develop for android using Linux. Windows 7-10 daily driver but i thought why not do the nerdy thing and use linux. that's the guts of android after all. Anyhoo. If anyone's downloaded the linux version of...
  27. D

    Thread [GAME][4.0+] New CRAZY game - Noob: Tough Jump

    DOWNLOAD on GooglePlay In this game, you control a character and make him jump up and landing on pillars to score points. The fun and cracz part is you can control your character to jump short or far, depend on the position that you touch on your screen. Let's check out it and give me your...
  28. [NUT]

    Thread [Knowledge Base] Introduction to the Sony (-Ericsson) Xperia Galaxy

    But... why? Well, many people like and buy the Xperia line of devices currently on the market who previously owned a Samsung, LG or HTC. There are many differences in hardware, but most certainly in how Sony perceives the Android ecosystem and how it differs from the other major brands. This...
  29. umo4u

    Thread Newbie Help Thread

    hi.when i was newbie to xda i had so many questions in mind so i know how newbie thinks.made this thread for all newbies who can ask questions here regarding root,xposed,how to increase internal memory,battery saving,ad blocking,custom roms etc etc :highfive:
  30. ZipAddict

    Thread [Guide] How to Use XDA Forums And Threads: For [New Members]

    I have had many people ask questions about how to use this website, so i thought i would take the time to make a guide to help out newer members that may be confused or overwhelmed by the wealth of information here. Hopefully this will help you to make a quick transition from a new member to an...
  31. jackeagle

    Thread Xiaomi Mi 4i Ask Away- help thread.

    Welcome to Questions Answers & Troubleshooting This thread has been created to assist owners of: The Xiaomi Mi4i There are no questions that are deemed insignificant Helpful information for your device: Full device specifications ᴥAsk Awayᴥ Please feel free to ask anything related to...
  32. jackeagle

    Thread Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo Ask Away- help thread.

    Welcome to Questions Answers & Troubleshooting This thread has been created to assist owners of: The Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo There are no questions that are deemed insignificant Helpful information for your device: Full device specifications ᴥAsk Awayᴥ Please feel free to ask anything...
  33. jackeagle

    Thread Xiaomi Mi 3 Ask Away- help thread.

    Welcome to Questions Answers & Troubleshooting This thread has been created to assist owners of: The Xiaomi Mi3 There are no questions that are deemed insignificant Helpful information for your device: Full device specifications ᴥAsk Awayᴥ Please feel free to ask anything related to your...
  34. B

    Thread [Q] Merruk Tech Kernel 2.0

    hey there sgy mods of xda.can you pls give me an advice or suggestion which stock rom version/baseband is compatible to merruks tech kernel 2.0?thanks!id tried it once in S5360_DXMJ1_OLBMJ1_DXMI1 stock rom.before i flash kernel 2.0 busybox was there but there is no kernel swap support.after i...
  35. 1

    Thread Can the original firmware be reinstalled?

    So i messed up when trying to update my watch and somehow deleted the firmware so my watch bootloops upon start-up, any way to fix this?
  36. D

    Thread [Q] How to install this custom rom on Droid

    I need instructions on how to flash the custom ROM seen here http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1852131 As you can tell, I am fairly new to this.
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    Thread [Q] You guys have me second guessing..

    So I'm getting my G4 today after work from Sprint. Driving about 2 cities just to cop it. But then I came to realize that there is no root yet. But the only reason I'm rushing to get this phone is because of the promo bundle. Otherwise I would have just stuck with my G3 until root was here and a...
  38. J

    Thread Asking for help

    I have had a few people get down on me because i feel if someone has a answer, and they put more time and energy into telling you all the reasons why they shouldn't/can't help. It just seems down right mean. I thought these forums were a place of sharing and learning to help one and another. It...
  39. jordanpatrick

    Thread [Q] Reflashed Stock w/ Odin, Still No Boot

    Hello all, I am looking for some advice, on getting my AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4 working again. I will keep this as short as I can: I originally had 4.3 rooted with the MK2 firmware, and used Odin to flash my phone to 4.4 NB1, using the ROM in the Guide to Stock/Updating/Rooting thread. This...
  40. Technologx

    Thread [Q] Complete Noob Question

    How do I deodex my phone or do I even need to, to install a rom/theme? I mean I've been trying to install the Dragon rom by Team Var and my phone won't go past the htc Powered by android screen. Also is there a rom for Boost Mobile HTC Desire 510 phones or kernel for lollipop? Also I'd like to...
  41. D

    Thread Nexus 6----5.1 to 5.1.1

    Hey guys just want to play it safe and run it by you guys, I have a N6 from Moto, Its on 5.1 and build LMY47M with rooted stock. Of course I want to hop on that steamy 5.1.1 so I wanna be sure I'm doing it right. I can't just flash the OTA download I believe. Could I flash the factory image...
  42. Kaddygupta

    Thread [q] need help asap !!!

    Today i flashed a sound mod v2 and i got stucked in bootloop so i decided to flash the rooted custom rom again and now i m stucked at sony xperia logo .. cant get into recovery can anyone tell me how to flash zip file via flashtool
  43. sd_shadow

    Thread [HELP THREAD][Motorola Droid X2](2011) Ask ANY Question. Noob Friendly

    This thread has been created for Questions & Answers/Troubleshooting Specific to Motorola Droid X2 MB867/MB870 Release date: May 19, 2011 Please feel free to share issues, questions and offer help. Noob questions are welcomed. It is always best to use the Thanks button , in lieu of...
  44. 4evaNooB

    Thread Lg G3 Rooted but cant install TWRP

    hey guys :) ok so i rooted my lg g3 d855 and i have verified it is rooted with several apps. i tried to install twrp as my recovery and i have tried two methods 1. via ADB shell 2. an app called flashify both say it has been installed and they reboot my phone and instead of gettin twrp...
  45. TheWMDev

    Thread Getting Started To CM12 themeing with Android Studio

    Hey XDA, I am new to android development:).I use Android Studio for my preferred IDE:cowboy:. I want to make a CM12 theme from scratch(without help of any template):angel:. So,I searched hours:mad: for the solution and found only the following two post: [GUIDE] How to create CM12 Themes using...
  46. yash.khatri3297

    Thread [Q] Xolo Play Tegra Note 7

    Alright so i have the xolo Tegra note 7 and i want to get it back to android 4.3 i.e jellybean can anyone help me with step by step tutorial ?
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    Thread [SM-G7102] CM 11 STABLE [SINGLE SIM] {4.4.4} nOOb Tutorial

    Hi Guys :) .. considering that you have very lil knowledge about the Cyanogenmod and you have a Grand 2 device and you are somehow interested in Using CM 11 ROM .. I Have made this nOOb friendly tutorial for you all ... RULES: Do only the way as i say Dont choose any alternative Dont mix...
  48. midnightzak

    Thread [Guide] Nexus Player starter info!

    How to get started (Unlock Bootloader & Root) A great guide has already been written up for this by xDragonZ HERE. Now that I'm rooted, what next? The Nexus Player has a micro USB port in the back, this is your key into making this device your own. You'll need to pick up an OTG Cable to get...
  49. Toxicoblivion

    Thread Need stupid basic noob help

    Hey guys, ive been out of the whole flashing and rooting game for at least 8 months because ive had an S5 and Note 4 on at&t, and with school and summer and everything ive forgotten alot of the process to rooting, etc. I need help because it seems like the process has changed since a year ago...
  50. Xdevillived666

    Thread [Q] Any plans for an aosp rom?

    Is anyone planning on making an aosp rom,or cm based one? I really like the phone but am a bit put off by the lack of development going on with it....Im wondering if I should have stuck with my one m7 or got the s5 instead.