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How to Update from LineageOS 14.1 to LineageOS 15.1

The developers behind LineageOS just announced their firmware based on Android 8.1 Oreo. As many of us are still on LineageOS 14.1 (which is based on 7.1 Nougat), I...

CyanogenMod: How to Enable Pie Controls

Even though a Pie Controls feature isn't baked into CyanogenMod, there's a way for you to get this functionality and here are the steps you need to follow.

CyanogenMod: How to Enable Root Access

Root access is baked right into CyanogenMod but it is buried deep in the Settings menu so let's talk about how to enable root access on CM12, CM12.1 and...

CM12: How to Disable the Stock Camera

It is no longer possible to disable the stock camera by ordinary means but I'm going to show you a workaround for disabling the camera in CM12 and CM12.1.

Calendar Shortcut [CyanogenMod 101]

If you find yourself searching for or launching the Calendar application often then you might want to know that accessing it is one swipe(and tap) away.

CM12: How to Remove the # Symbol in the Status Bar

Not everyone likes the pound / hashtag / # symbol present in the CyanogenMod 12 status bar all the time. So today I have found a way to remove...

CM12: How to Disable Privacy Guard Notifications

The biggest complaint that I see about Privacy Guard seems to be from the persistent notification that it has in the Status Bar. So today I'm going to show...

CM12: How to Enable Privacy Guard

Privacy Guard is CyanogenMod 12's version of individual rules for application permissions. Sadly, it isn't enabled by default so today I'm going to show you how to enable CM12...

CM12: How to Change the Lock Screen Wallpaper

Customizing the lock screen on CyanogenMod is generally pretty straight forward but while the team is working on implementing the proper front end for this, I wanted to show...