iR1O

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    Nexus 6P

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  1. Virus'?

    It's not really a thing no. Anybody who says that simply doesn't understand something that's going on with the phone. There is the extremely rare off-chance that if somebody had a rooted phone and an APK that had been modified into some form of malware or virus but was designed to imposter a legitimate app that was given Superuser permission by the user - then yes in that scenario of virus could be a thing. However in all my years, I've never seen it happen or heard of it happening to anyone. But for 99.99% of instances where somebody says that it means, precisely, nothing. As for antivirus programs for a phone they are completely and utterly useless if you have a stock device. If you're rooted and use alternative apps or hacked apps, then they could be of use, but still, I've had a rooted device for going on ten years now and I sometimes use illegitimate apps and have never found the need for one and I've never had anything happen. Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  2. Me too, let me know. I also have professional data recovery tools and software should you need it (I can provide temp use copies also) if the data is on a SD card then it's easier, if not then it might be trickier but not impossible. Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  3. I actually JUST dealt with a similar issue with a G4, I pulled the battery and put it right back, powered it on fine. However, for the previous 2-3 hours it wouldn't respond to anything, not plugged in or power button, nothing - dead. Something must have been funky because just a quick battery pull made it work again. As for recovery, if it has a knock code or other password protection, I doubt it could ever be recovered by anyone other than LG. Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  4. Farewell!

    ...WHEN WAS I SUPPOSED TO BE TOLD ABOUT THIS!? J/K : ) Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  5. [Root] Note 4 Sys App Pains

    Did it ask you to grant TB Superuser permission? Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  6. [Root] Note 4 Sys App Pains

    What did you use to root Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  7. Unlimited on US Celluar

    They likely weren't told and didn't know Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  8. Unlimited on US Celluar

    Yes, on uscc. the fine print is right on their homepage https://www.uscellular.com/uscellular/plans/showPlans.jsp?plan-selector-type=voice-messaging&type=plans#listing if you had read the first few pages you should have seen this, also.
  9. Unlimited on US Celluar

    I can personally confirm that in CF/Waterloo VZWs coverage is on par with uscc, speeds are better (lol, for sure) - I'm in Newton and travel there quite often. also, i brought up the plans speeds on page 1 - where i got confirmation of a perm. speed throttle. Even if youre on the SD plan, 0.xx mbps is still garbage
  10. Unlimited on US Celluar

    They were pretty misleading to customers that bought into this, i'll agree, but we posted about it well before it happened. I feel for you, truly, I just dont know where to point you to make a difference in it because they don't care about you, or most of us on here - the best way to show them that this is crap (and it is) is to leave. It sucks but I dont think theres a more productive way to go about it.
  11. MobileOdin?

    Mobile Odin hasn't been stable or safe for a very long time. I would NOT recommend you use that. Iirc the last phone that it actually worked on was the S4 and S5 - with issues happening after 4.4, then at 5.0 it stopped working altogether. Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  12. ClockworkMod Recovery?

    I don't think CWM is even kept updated anymore? TWRP kinda dominated a few years ago and there's not really any other player right now. Not that would be more reliable anyway. Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  13. Custom ROM, No wifi

    Never had that problem, but it seems like a rom/compatibility issue to me. I've seen that happen before on ported roms. That's the latest TWRP, yes. Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  14. I've noticed that on several occasions. The MMS quality is abysmal. To rectify that, I use Hangouts whenever possible - they still compress but not nearly as much. You can still read text in a pic or see details. There's no fix or anything, it's just uscc making the pic Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  15. *STOCK FIRMWARE*

    QF7 Posted