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  1. GalaxyA325G

    Thread Anyone know how to clear Google Map Search results in the Android Firebase?

    Anyone know how to clear Google Map Search results in the Android Firebase? And why does Firebase capture such searches even if you have it turned off? a. Android 11:Settings > Google > Developer > Firebase App Indexing [ (You may need to turn on "Developer Options") ] b. Select "Maps...
  2. Stefanos53

    Thread [TRICKS] Secret Codes

    Hello!!! The secret codes in Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 is: *#06* = IMEI NUMBER *#*#4636#*#* = System info *#*#8255#*#* = Google Talk Service Menu *#*#225#*#* = Calendar Secret Menu *#*#7378423#*#* = Unlock Secret Menu HOME > BACK > HOME > BACK > BACK > HOME > BACK > HOME > HOME > BACK = Secret...
  3. R

    Thread Tips, tricks and codes, more or less visible

    Here are some codes, tricks and tips to enter hidden (or not so visible) menus or functions. Gathered from the net. Discovering them was not my merit, I just centralize them, with help of my friend asotmike. 1. Press repeatedly on Android version (Settings, About phone) to see the hidden...
  4. prabhu1980

    Thread Oppo Find X- One Stop Guide

    This page is a collection of all tricks and guides for Oppo Find X Tricks : a) Enable engineer mode Press *#808#* in your Dialer to enter engineering mode Sorry ! Will update as and when I find time and resources to work on this !
  5. cruzargel

    Thread Mate 10 tips and tricks

    Switched to iPhone (7+) for a year for the first time, generally I was happy with it. However my heart goes back to Android. So I sold my iPhone and bought the Mate 10 instead (no cashout since iPhones hold value well). My share: You can swipe up in the lock screen (ala IOS control center)...
  6. V

    Thread Biggest Galaxy S8 Guide to Date. Tour of features, tips, settings, notifications etc.

    Hey folks. Being a Galaxy S8 forum and all I thought you might appreciate a big, huge juicy guide on the beast. l5GNs826YOI In total there are 171 tips that look at the new features, important tips, a complete guide on how to use the camera, cool stuff like the new bio metric tools, dual...
  7. Indicious Flow

    Thread LG G5 Tips and Tricks

    I've posted a video talking about some neat tips and tricks that I've found on the LG G5 that maybe some of the people out there may not be sure of, or not sure how to get there. Will be updating constantly with more tips and tricks that is found and with a step-by-step guide on how to...
  8. R

    Thread LG G3 - Cracked Digitizer / Touch screen - Tips & Tricks

    I had a crack on my digitizer / touch screen on my LG G3 but it was not large enough to damage it entirely. I ordered a new assembly but it took forever to arrive as the model (D858HK) was not available locally in my area and had to shipped from China. Here are some useful tips if you face a...
  9. D

    Thread Increase Performance and Improve Battery!!

    Hey Guys I m Back with my new video for increasing performance and battery Go here -https://youtu.be/BNK26vMjQyA Hit Like and Subscribe For more..:D
  10. B

    Thread How to Increase Battery Life - Tips

    Some will say the battery is good others will say it sucks. I have hear them both for the Galaxy S6 so here is a few tips for increasing the battery life on your device. This works for any Android device. 1- Avoid Live wallpapers, instead set Dark wallpapers. 2- Set Brightness to " Auto " and...
  11. A

    Thread [Q] What system apps should be removed or stoped after root?

    Hi everybody, - My zenfone 2 (ZE551ML-2GB RAM) performance is not good. Sometime it is lag and the used RAM is very high. I offend use the Boost and Clear recent apps. - The Battery is decreasing very quickly because many hidden system apps. What app should be removed, stopped or replaced by...
  12. F

    Thread How To Activate Whatsapp Voice Calling Feature

    The latest WhatsApp feature is generating a lot of duplicate threads on XDA, drowning other threads in the process. Many are also posted in the wrong section. We're closing down all invite threads to keep the clutter down to a minimum. Instead, please use The Consolidated WhatsApp Calling Thread...
  13. doctor-cool

    Thread [Q] Getting the most out of Rooting the SM-N910V? Please contribute!

    I'm kinda new at this. I know about being able to use backups with TWRP and I know about MW Apps Manager but that's about it. Please make suggestions of how I can improve the experience of using the Note 4.:D
  14. A

    Thread [Q] questions after backingup stock rom on dream uno

    hi all as u all must be knowing in previous posts i have said i backuped my rom. so in this post i would like to ask some questions after backup. 1. what are the mods and twekes that we can add to our backuped rom? i mean by doing things like editing the build.prop file and so on and from whare...
  15. K

    Thread Tips & Tricks Thread

    I didn't see one when I searched for 'tips,' so I figured I'd start one. Post some tips & tricks you know of for the Z3! The one I like the best thus far that member abhinav.tella pointed out in another thread is "Tap to Wake Up" under Settings > Display. Disabled by default (at least on my...
  16. Tech N You

    Thread Tweak your Xperia! Get your desired boot animation for your Xperia SP NOW!

    Hey Guys! I today bring you a great news :D :cool: Get your own desired boot animation :D Any boot animation you want may be video or any stock boot animation from any device.! It takes lot of time to build these files. Like my work then please support me by pressing thanks and leaving a...
  17. Flow-Wolf

    Thread [Top 10/Video] Tips & Tricks for Samsung Galaxy S5

    Hi everyone! I want to share with you my top Tips & Tricks for our Samsung Galaxy S5! suNWZEAALDM Enjoy :D Don't forget to thumbs up & Share If you have any questions !
  18. Flow-Wolf

    Thread [Top 10/Video] Tips & Tricks for HTC One M8

    Hi everyone! I want to share with you my top Tips & Tricks for our HTC One M8! AoJW_2lMvzM Enjoy :D If you have any questions !
  19. doctorxerxes

    Thread Tips for getting better pictures with the G2

    I know that the camera is decent. Heck look at this guy's album on Google+ https://plus.google.com/u/0/photos/+LukasFrimerTholander/albums/5945766779380687681?sort=1 No matter how hard I try, the pictures I take, almost always look washed out. In most of the reviews the camera was praised for...
  20. B

    Thread (TIP) Saving Battery Life Help

    Didn't see it posted so I though I be the first, If it was sorry. How to Increase Battery Life on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 or Simply how to make it last longer though out the day. Have another Tip? Leave a comment and let me know, Ill add them. My Top 10 Tips for saving Battery Life. 1-...
  21. B

    Thread (TIP) Saving Battery Life on Galaxy Note 3

    Didn't see it posted so I though I be the first, If it was sorry. How to Increase Battery Life on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 or Simply how to make it last longer though out the day. Have another Tip? Leave a comment and let me know, Ill add them. My Top 10 Tips for saving Battery Life. 1-...
  22. A

    Thread Galaxy Note 3 Software - Tips & Tricks, Hidden Features & Everything Else

    Hi Guys, I shot a 2 part video explaining all (atleast most) of the Galaxy Note 3's software features. PART 1 3UW2XtJPQB4 PART 2 lJy8H7r8oh8 Hoping this is useful to new comers and existing users alike. Ash
  23. S

    Thread Tips, Tricks, Guide Series

    Hello Everyone! I have started a series to help everyone using Sony Xperia Z Ultra and below is the first part and second one is coming soon: Part - 1: 4 Tips 1- How to make (add) your own small apps for Multitasking and add on multitasking bar 2- Customize the quick setting toggles in the...
  24. C

    Thread Found a little hidden trick on JWR66V / Jelly Bean 4.3

    Hey all, I don't know if anyone else has found this yet: I was mucking about in Settings - About Phone and found this out. Try and triple tap 'android version' (where it says 4.3) and see what happens for you ;) I searched on google and haven't found anyone else who's seen this yet! I'm on the...
  25. V

    Thread Galaxy S4 Video Tips Series

    Hello all, I am starting a series of videos that will focus on hints and tips for using the Galaxy S4 called Basics. These are (non-rooted phone) tips with each video around 1-2 minutes long and designed to focus on a single topic. So might be very obvious, some might be a little more advanced...
  26. Envious_Data

    Thread tips/tricks/hints/apps/ (Ask me something) (15th may)

    This thread is part of Han's help plan (click here for more info) i hope you guys find this usefull ive probably spent about 400 hours in total just browsing the internet for anything that is useful and not too complicated ive also been testing many different things for a while too Updated...
  27. FHL09

    Thread Galaxy S3 Quick Tips

    Hello XDA Supporters! I just wanted to highlight an article I done on my site recently that has some cool tips & tricks including a way to FEEL your music! Check it out here: http://fhl09.wordpress.com/2013/03/15/galaxy-s3-quick-tips/. I welcome feedback on the tips & if you have an...
  28. MMWolverine

    Thread MMWolverine's S3 mods, tips & tricks

    Greetings all S3 users! Most of you know me from Omega rom thread, where I help users resolve their problems. In this thread I will join all my mods and fixes, accompanied by some usefull general hints. Should you have any questions/praises/critics, please give me your feedback, either here...
  29. D

    Thread How To Bypass the Auto-Update (Tested on Nook HD+)

    One annoying feature of new Nook HD+ (and assuming Nook HD) is that during initial set up it will look for and force you to update (if one is found). There is a neat and really easy trick to bypass this process. Once you get to that step in the process, during the process hold down the power...
  30. Impulse36

    Thread Continuous Boot due to lot of apps in SD card

    Hey,there's a cool way to get it going even if there are ton's of apps in SDcard.try this simple trick(Works for me with 735 apps on a 32GBcard) : 1.Power off the phone by holding the power button for some time if the phone keep rebooting without any stop. 2.Keep it cool for 3-4 mins. 3.Power...
  31. Impulse36

    Thread [Resolved] Continuous Boot due to lot of apps in SD card

    Hey,there's a cool way to get it going even if there are ton's of apps in SDcard.try this simple trick(Works for me with 735 apps on a 32GBcard) : 1.Power off the phone by holding the power button for some time if the phone keep rebooting without any stop. 2.Keep it cool for 3-4 mins. 3.Power...
  32. V

    Thread 50 Note 2 Tips & Tricks

    Found this article while browsing for some information on the Note 2. While a lot of the "tip & tricks" are pretty common knowledge, I found a couple that I was unaware of. Might be a decent read for those who are new to the Galaxy series and are eagerly awaiting the arrival of the FedEx driver...
  33. Jose0726

    Thread Hidden Pics Trick in Android

    I dont know if you guys already know this. But for those of you that dont. Go to Settings > About device > keep tapping Android version and an image pops up depending on the version you have..I have hellybean install so a jellybean pops up...samething if you tap the cyanogen version if your...
  34. A

    Thread Screen protector application trick

    Just saw this over at LifeHacker. Basically, align the protector on the device. Next, tape one side onto the device. Then, raise the protector and lift the back off. It should, in theory, lay back down perfectly aligned. PMPqDwVZzz Original Article: LifeHacker P.S.: Thanks, zmore for the...
  35. projeqht

    Thread [TIPS] Google Now Tips & Tricks - Maximize the Potential and Experience!

    Hey Everyone, With Jelly Bean starting to hit various devices, I thought it would be useful to start a thread compilation on maximizing the potential of Google Now. If you don't already know what Google now is check visit Google's Google Now Page If you guys have any tips, tricks, suggestions...
  36. A

    Thread HD Video Of Tips And Tricks for the Galaxy Note

    I made a video of some lesser known features of the Galaxy Note (I did learn a few of these from a thread right here on XDA) thought Id make a video to help others out. Check it out. Part 1/2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z13aZJ913Ds Part 2/2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cZrTHbH2AZ0...
  37. case0

    Thread [INFO] Galaxy Nexus - Tips, tricks and undocumented features

    Hey, There was a thread like this a while ago (here) but it kind of died and the OP was never updated so I'm restarting it here :) Here are tips, tricks, undocumented/lesser known features etc. Please add more and I'll try and keep this post updated. I'll probably try to categorise in the...
  38. L

    Thread [FAQ] NT Reference Thread | Tips&Tricks | How to's | Videos | NEW USER? PLEASE READ!

    [FAQ] NT Reference Thread | Tips&Tricks | How to's | Videos | NEW USER? PLEASE READ! Hello NT users after read for several days i have realised that many of you NOOBS fall into issues while rooting, reverting to stock, unrooting, etc. so i decided to create a thread about Tips & Tricks i have...
  39. T

    Thread Top Ten Android Tips & Tricks

    I have been using the android phone since it's inception aka Tmobile - G1. Only now I have understood the real power of android. Over a period of time I discovered some simple tricks & tips some of which I got to know by other android users. I have tested this on my Samsung Galaxy and I...
  40. email2rishi13

    Thread [Q] android lg p350 optimus me

    Hello everyone, i have bought lg p350(android 2.2). can you please post some tricks and tweaks about this phone. As i'm new to android ,your posts will greatly contribute to knowledge. Thank you
  41. datagubben

    Thread Tips & Tricks for Arc

    Collective thread of tips & tricks for the Xperia Arc. I want to start by sharing two small tips that I like. 1) When you push the hardware menu button a little longer, the keyboard with Google search function appears. 2) Pinch on the home screen and widget overview shows up. :D Index of...
  42. H

    Thread [Q] SN - Super noob

    Hey guys! I got my atrix 4g around the end of may and i haven't regretted switching from iphone since! :). But i don't know alot about android hacking, modding, tips, tricks, features, etc, so as you can see i need help. I was wondering if some of the AMAZING people on the android forum could...
  43. neo1691

    Thread Master google Android!! Tips and tricks!!

    i was browsing some internet sites when i came across this article on PC WORLD site!! Master Google Android: 40 Tips and Tricks
  44. stuntdouble

    Thread [INFO] Tips and Tricks - Eee Pad

    Loving your new tablet but want more? Try some of these tips to add new experiences: -Official Asus mini FAQ pdf HERE. -Official English language manual HERE. ----------- -If you have rooted your device, then applying the FOTA update (firmware over the air) from Asus will re-lock your...
  45. G

    Thread Tips and Tricks to make your XT720 fly!

    This topic is intended for those few Motorola XT720 users. As you well know, Motorola, in their infinite wisdom, have created a gimped phone that seems to have mostly problems about it rather than advantages. For a start, they have underclocked the CPU from its possible theoretical maximum of...
  46. K

    Thread Can we rotate screen on HTC TOUCH PRO2 without any software installation?

    Hi, Can we tweak or unable features which will rotate the screen on all modes. I have tried some Screen Rotator software's but I am not happy with them. Thanks, Sri
  47. G

    Thread Become a G2 / Android Ninja with these Tips/Tricks

    I thought I'd share everything I've learned regarding Android & the T-Mobile G2 over the past 2+ weeks (thanks XDA!). I'm amazed at how many people don't read these forums - they simply blurt out their questions. Well follks, here's what I've picked up by reading reading reading & exploring...
  48. X

    Thread Check this outt** x10 no hands trickk./i take all credit

    This is weird but pretty sure there's an explanation. The screen on the x10 is touch sensitive so no pressure is needed to move or type things right. It's all in the electrons running through your veins. I was talking to my gf on speaker phone when I happened to breath on the screen of my...
  49. KyleIsTheBeast

    Thread Best settings for tethering?

    So I thought this thread should be made. Everyone knows that there are people like me who LIVE with their phone connected to the computer and tether is their ONLY source of internet. Along the way, we try to make it faster and more reliable. Also, along the way, we learn settings that end up...
  50. + Que PPC

    Thread Guides & info|Kitchens|Repositories|Resources|Cooking Tips

    Intro: As a growing section, we are overflowed by "Stickies" because we think that all the information is invaluable. All the Chef Central staff and of course all the Mod and Admin team members can contribute to this... just to make this place easy to search, so much friendlier and cleaner...