Android

  • How to Backup Contacts to Google on Android

    Google’s contacts backup is one of the best contacts backup solutions for Android users. Since changing phones is inevitable, backing up contacts is a handy feature to avoid looking for them every now and then when you change to a new phone for some reason. Google provides a backup feature…

  • Fix: Waze not Working

    Waze application may not work due to the wrong configuration of the power options (like battery saver, battery optimization, power-saving location setting, etc.). Moreover, corrupt cache partition or corrupt installation of Android Auto may also cause the error under discussion. The issue arises when the user tries to use Waze…

  • How to Recover Codes in Microsoft Authenticator on a New Phone

    Multi-factor authentication with authenticator apps is one of the best ways to secure your accounts online, however, it has its drawbacks. One of which is getting locked out of your accounts in case you lose access to authenticator codes as a result of losing or mere changing from one phone…

  • Fix: Gmail Notifications not Working

    Gmail may not show notifications due to an outdated Gmail application. Moreover, the misconfiguration of the Gmail application or your phone settings (like power-saving mode, etc.) may also cause the issue under discussion. The affected user encounters the error when he does not receive the notifications for the Gmail application…

  • Fix: Destiny 2 Companion App not Working

    The companion app of Destiny 2 may not work due to an outdated version of the app itself. Moreover, the corrupt installation of the app/OS of your phone may also cause the error under discussion. The issue is reported to affect the iOS and Android versions of the app. In…

  • Fix: Reddit Application not Loading in Android

    The Reddit application may fail to load in Android due to an outdated version of the application. Moreover, corrupt cache/data or installation of the application itself can also cause the error under discussion. The affected user encounters the issue when he launches the Reddit application and the application is stuck…

  • Fix: Always on Display not Working on Samsung Galaxy

    Always on Display (AOD) may not work for Samsung Galaxy phones due to an outdated version of your phone’s OS. Moreover, the wrong configuration of your phone (like Lift to Wake, Power Saving mode, Screen Saver, etc.) may also result in the error under discussion. The affected user mainly encounters…

  • Fix: Wi-Fi Calling not Working

    You may fail to use Wi-Fi calling on your phone due to corrupt cache/data of the Google Fi application. Moreover, the misconfiguration of your router’s settings like QoS and 5GHz band may also cause the error under discussion. The user encounters the error when he tries to enable Wi-Fi calling…

  • Fix: Facebook Upload Failed

    You may fail to upload to Facebook due to the conflicting browser extensions. Moreover, outdated or corrupt installation of the Facebook app may also cause the error under discussion. The user encounters the issue when he tries to upload the content to Facebook. The issue is reported on the web…

  • Fix: Samsung Account Processing Failed

    Your Samsung account on the Samsung phone may show processing failed error if the SIM card used in the phone is not supported. Moreover, conflicting applications or ISP restrictions may also cause error under discussion. This error can occur in many different situations. Some users encountered it when trying to…

  • How to Unlock and Root the Motorola Edge Plus

    The Motorola Edge+ is a high-end premium flagship phone from Motorola, and boasts powerful specs that justify the high price. Packing a Snapdragon 865 chipset with 12GB of RAM, this phone can handle anything you throw at it. Please note that this root guide is only for the EU/Global version…

  • How to Unlock and Root the Xiaomi Mi 10

    The Xiaomi Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro are Xiaomi’s most premium flagship phones of 2020, and they are fantastic devices for the price. Since Xiaomi is fairly friendly with the development community, rooting and modding Xiaomi devices is never very difficult. However, they do have a waiting period for…

  • Fix: Failed to Extract Resources Needed by IL2CPP

    You may encounter the failed to extract error due to the corrupt cache of the app or corrupt cache partition of your phone. Moreover, the corrupt installation of the application may also cause the issue at hand. This error is not limited to a single application, but it is reported…

  • How to Unlock and Root the Nokia 7.2

    Nokia released the Nokia 7.2 around October 2019, and it’s still a surprisingly good entry-level Android phone halfway into 2020. It’s fairly easy to unlock and root this phone, as it was shipped with an unlockable bootloader, but there are some caveats. Nokia released a security update in December that…

  • Fix: Google Voice Failed to Refresh

    Your Google Voice app may fail to refresh if the account sync of the linked Google account is not enabled. Moreover, the corrupt installation of the app may also cause the error at hand. The affected user starts to get the error when he launches the app and the call…

  • How to Unlock and Root the Realme X2 and X2 Pro

    The Realme X2 is one of the best mid-level gaming phones, along with its higher-spec variant, the Realme X2 Pro. The X2 Pro comes with a 6.5” AMOLED screen, Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855+ (7 nm) chipset with Adreno 640 (700 MHz) GPU, and 6GB/8GB/12GB RAM variants. Rooting either of these…

  • How to Unlock and Root the Samsung Galaxy A51

    According to market analytics, the Samsung Galaxy A51 is one of the best-selling midrange Android phones for Q1 2020. It comes with a 6.5” AMOLED screen, Exynos 9611 (10nm) chipset with Mali-G72 MP3 GPU, and 4GB/6GB/8GB RAM variants. The A51 hasn’t received much love from the mod community, as the…

  • How to Root Samsung Galaxy S20 Series

    Samsung released their latest Galaxy S20 phone this past February 2020, in 3 model variants. The Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra, in both Exynos and Snapdragon chipset versions, and the chipset version largely depends on the country of purchase. This guide will involve unlocking the bootloader of your Galaxy…

  • Fix: Failed to Download Attachment from Multimedia Message

    You may encounter the failed to download attachment message due to corrupt cache/data of the MMS service or a corrupt cache partition. Moreover, incompatible messaging applications or invalid APN settings can also cause the error message. The affected user encounters the error when he tries to download an MMS attachment.…

  • Fix: Failed to Send in Snapchat

    The Snapchat app may fail to send a message mostly due to an outdated application, corrupt cache, or a bad installation of the application itself.  The affected user fails to send messages to a particular contact but can receive messages from that specific contact. It is very rare that the…

  • How to Unlock and Root the OnePlus 8 Pro

    The OnePlus 8 Pro was released globally in mid-April of 2020, and it keeps OnePlus’ status as offering hands down the best high-end Android phones available. It uses a 120hz 6.78 inch display, Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 chipset with Adreno 650, and comes in 8GB/12GB RAM variants. OnePlus also has…

  • How to Include an API Fetcher in your Android App

    If you’re an app developer, there may be times when you want to include a web API for fetching data to provide your users. It’s not terribly difficult, and it can be done in either XML or JSON. So in this tutorial, we’re going to show you how to build…

  • What is a MOBI File and How to Open it?

    Many users must have seen MOBI files with a file extension .mobi in their devices. This file format is used for digital eBooks and mostly found in older files. Most of the time, users will find these files in their Kindle devices. Users that are unaware of the eBook file…

  • Fix: Instagram Sign Up Error

    You may encounter the Instagram sign-up error mainly due to getting blocked by Instagram. Either the IP or the device is blocked due to violation of the Terms and Services. A user will see the following error message: “Sorry! There’s a problem signing you up right now. Please try again…

  • Fix: Android Auto Communication Error 8

    Android Auto (or Android for Automobile) may show the communication error 8 due to an outdated Android Auto app or outdated Google Play Services app. Moreover, the wrong date and time settings of your devices (car unit and mobile phone) may also cause the error under discussion. The following message is…