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Rooting Tips for Noobs

Rooting tips for Android: Android has some jargon “built in” that is a bit confusing when trying to customize your device. This short “rooting tips” guide may help to de-mystify things. This article explains terms like, noob, root, jailbreak, unlocking, flash, factory reset, wipe data, wipe cache, wipe battery stats, dirty flash, etc.

This entry is part 24 of 25 in the seriesAndroid

If you are having issues getting your Android device to communicate with your computer on a USB 3.0 port, you may want to try using a USB 2.0 port instead. There are some problems – especially with Windows. XDA user arkhan11 has more here. (May also apply to iOS.)

This entry is part 15 of 25 in the seriesAndroid

[notice]Previously, Android did not include a screen shot function. Most custom ROMs had it, but not the stock versions. With Jelly Bean (JB 4.1) on Nexus 7 (or other tabs with volume controls), hold the Volume minus key and the power button at the same time to take a screenshot.[/notice] This entry …

This entry is part 10 of 25 in the seriesAndroid