How to Enable Private DNS 1.1.1.1 Cloudflare on Android 9 Phones

Recently, Google officially launched Android 9 Pie, which includes a slew of new features around digital well-being, security, and privacy. If you’ve poked around the network settings on your phone while on the beta or after updating, you may have noticed a new Private DNS Mode now supported by Android.

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How to Enable Private DNS using Quad9 on Android 9 Phones

You might have seen the news that Google released a new feature called Private DNS mode in Android 9 Pie. This new feature makes it easier to keep third parties from listening in on the DNS queries coming from your device by encrypting those queries. DNS-over-TLS is something Quad9 has supported since our launch almost a year ago, and we’re excited to have Android support this feature in a way that end users can configure quickly and easily.

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How to Enable Developer Options in Realme C2 for Android Configuration and Debugging

We can enable and disable Developer Options to configure Android system behavior and debug application performance in Realme C2 (RMX1941) based on ColorOS 6.0. In Developer Options we can configure many things such as activating OEM unlock the bootloader, services running, WebView implementation, USB debugging, do not use a screen lock, disabling the automatic update system, and much more.

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How to Remove Samsung Pay From Home and Lock Screen

The Samsung Pay navigation button will appear bottom the home screen when you have finished updating to One UI 2.0 (Android 10). In my case, after updating the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (SM-N960F) FOTA from N960FXXS4CSK2 to N960FXXU4DSLB. Finally, I learned that Samsung Pay is one of the additional apps planted on the Android Q package designed by OEM.

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ADB Commands to Disable Xiaomi Account and Find Device

We can use the ADB shell commands without root to disable the Xiaomi Cloud Account and Find Device on MI and Redmi Android phones. Sometimes bypass through EDL Mode is not enough; in some cases, the phone will be locked again after being connected by wifi or mobile data internet. Especially Xiaomi phones that use a high processor and running on MIUI 7 higher.

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How to Set Application Permissions in Realme 5 Pro Android Pie ColorOS 6.0

ColorOS 6 introduces several changes to the system and applies to all applications when running on the Android Pie 9 platform. We have to permit to activate features like camera, location, SMS, contacts, storage, microphone, and so on.

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How to Enable Install Unknown App on Android Phones

Think twice before you install an Android Package Kit (APK) file whose source code is unknown. Various cybersecurity companies find malicious applications that can hide from users, retrieve stored data, download additional malicious apps, and display advertisements. Have you ever heard of Xhelper and Ransomware?

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How to Install Google Play Store App in Xiaomi Redmi 2 Pro Prime

Your Xiaomi Redmi 2 phone is stuck on the logo. The phone boots usually after reinstalling MIUI 8 or 9 Global Stable ROM, but the Google Play Store app is missing. Also, the factory reset can be the cause of the Google Play Store disappear even though you find pre-installed other Google applications.

Do we have to install TWRP custom recovery and root the phone to add the Play Store app? No requirement. What we need is the Google Play Store installer in the APK (Android Package Kit) format.

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