Archive: How To’s

February 15, 2014

How to do a Factory Reset on an Android Phone

How to do a Factory Reset on an Android Phone

There may be situations where you need to do a factory reset on your Android phone. Factory reset is a feature that deletes all user data, third-party applications, and settings from the device internal storage and return it to the condition when it was shipped from the manufacturer. The feature ...

February 9, 2014

How to Easily Install CM ROM with the Official CyanogenMod Installer

How to Easily Install CM ROM with the Official CyanogenMod Installer

Cyanogenmod is one of the best and most widely-used custom ROMs in the Android world. It supports the most devices out there and offers a variety of features & enhancements that are not found in the official Android based firmwares of vendors. Normally, installation of a custom ROM involves various ...

January 28, 2014

How to Backup Everything on Rooted and Non-rooted Android Phones

How to Backup Everything on Rooted and Non-rooted Android Phones

Whether you want to root your Android phone or install a custom rom, it’s recommended to firstly backup your phone data. By backing your phone, so that if something does go wrong, you will not lose all of your data that you have most likely spent months or years accumulating. ...

January 6, 2014

How to Install a Custom ROM on your Android Phone using ROM Manager

How to Install a Custom ROM on your Android Phone using ROM Manager

Installing a custom ROM is a great way to get the most out of your Android phone, but you need to find the right custom ROM for your device. Once you’ve found a custom ROM that’s right for your needs. The next step is to install it on your Android ...

January 1, 2014

How to Boot Any Rooted and Non-Rooted Android Device into Recovery Mode

How to Boot Any Rooted and Non-Rooted Android Device into Recovery Mode

Almost all Android devices come with a recovery feature that allows you to do many task, such as install custom ROMs, wipe data, delete cache files from partitions, etc. Recovery mode is very important on Android device to fix booting issue. If you have forgotten your password or unlock pattern ...

December 28, 2013

How to Boot Multiple Custom ROMs on Nexus 5 with MultiROM

How to Boot Multiple Custom ROMs on Nexus 5 with MultiROM

One of the best things about Android device is the ability to install custom ROMs. Custom ROMs are replacement ROMs or firmware made by third-party developers for Android devices that provides features or options which are not found in the stock OS. They are very popular nowadays because they are ...

December 20, 2013

How To Disable or Turn Off Camera Shutter Sound on Any Android Device

How To Disable or Turn Off Camera Shutter Sound on Any Android Device

By default, the camera plays shutter sound whenever you take a snapshot on your Android device. The sound is convenient in most cases, but there are situations you may want to take picture without the shutter sound. Most of the Android phones have come out with the feature of manually ...

December 16, 2013

How to Boot into Safe Mode on Most Android Devices

How to Boot into Safe Mode on Most Android Devices

Like Windows OS, Android also has Safe Mode feature that lets you load Android OS without any third-party apps. If you’re experiencing crashes, freezes, or battery life issues on your phone or tablet, you can boot it into safe mode to check if the issues you are experiencing is caused ...

December 12, 2013

How to Remotely Install Apps From PC to Your Android Device

How to Remotely Install Apps From PC to Your Android Device

Typically you would use your Android device to install apps or games from Google Play store. But if you don’t like browsing Play store on your Android device, you can look for apps using your computer and have the apps installed to your device remotely. It’s very interesting as you ...

December 8, 2013

Two Simple Methods to Unroot Any Rooted Android Device

Two Simple Methods to Unroot Any Rooted Android Device

Rooting your android device does give you a lot of privileges like custom ROM’s, kernels, themes and many more, but at the same time it will voids your phone’s warranty. If you have a rooted android phone and want to get the warranty return or whatever reason, then you can ...