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alcatel onetouch idol

  1. M

    Idol 3 5.5 wont interrupt car radio to play nav app directions

    When connected to car bluetooth, google maps or waze wont play on car while car radio is on. If device is selected on car unit then you can hear nav app turn by turn directions. But if radio is on, directions wont override radio.
  2. Murf1

    Help How do you pronounce "Alcatel"?

  3. Murf1

    Help Battery replacement?

    Is there a place to order a battery for the Idol 3 and possible to replace it without breaking the phone? Just wondering what you do when battery finally dies. Thanks
  4. S

    Help Photos sometimes not working on the Idol 3

    My daughter has recently brought a Alcatel Idol 3 phone running Android Lollipop 5.0.2. She has put a 32 gig SD card in and changed her preferred storage and install to the SD card. She is getting an odd thing happening. Photos she take on the phone sometimes work and sometimes just come out as...
  5. X

    IDOL 3

    Does this forum cover the IDOL 3 as well? Just wonder if the phone has root before I consider buying it.
  6. TgmTech

    Help Were can I buy Alcatel One Touch Idol 3 GOLD Edition?

    I can not seem to find were to buy a Alcatel One Touch Idol 3 GOLD Edition. Does anyone know were to buy one?
  7. lemonylock

    Help Constant Loading

    Hi, My 2 year old Alcatel OneTouch Idol S has suddenly started to act up. Yesterday evening the phone was being unresponsive, so I decided to restart it to fix up any issues. However, instead of turning on as normal, the phone is stuck in a juddery loading up state, not moving past the Alcatel...
  8. S

    Help Idol S Touchscreen Problems:

    Hi, Been using my Alcatel One Touch Idol S for the last eighteen months, and so far no problems. Three days ago it started playing up - it wouldn't let me open the two most recent messages in SMS, certain buttons become inactive yet still visible, such as select all contacts in contact app...
  9. G

    Can't Install Android On My Alcatel OT 6030X

    Hi, My phone getting stucked after turning on. it says Alcatel One Touch and blue screan appears.I tried few ways to install Android 4.1, with my SD It says Installation Aborted, ADB doesn't read the phone. Help me please.
  10. S

    Help Boot Loop - Hard Reset doesn't work

    I have an Alcatel A564C stuck in a boot loop. Several times, I have tried clearing the cache and also performing a factory default reset, followed by a reboot. Doesn't work, still stuck in the boot loop. Is there anything else I can try? :(
  11. Skynet11

    Root Official Alcatel OneTouch Idol User Manual

    Skynet11 submitted a new resource: Official Alcatel OneTouch Idol User Manual - The official Alcatel OneTouch Idol User Guide Read more about this resource...
  12. M

    Help alcatel one touch idol x 6040D wont resopond to anything

    I was on a movie streaming site and all of a sudden my phone froze, I restared it but it froze mid boot up, so I turned it off and on, restarted it, anything to try to get it to turn on. once it finally turned on it would just shut down randomly or freeze again, the next time I got it to boot up...
  13. W

    Two Questions

    Is it possible to change the Lock Screen image (no matter what I do it stays the same) I am unable to change the Notifications Sound (I did Settings > Sound >Ringtone and Notifications Sound > Notification Sound > I select my choice and hit OK. No matter what I do, it stays with a single,quiet...
  14. MrFox

    Can't enable debugging, black screen

    Hello Android community! My very first topic here. I got an Alcatel One Touch Idol 6030x runing Android 4.1. Last night I did a hard reset (I want to give this phone to someone, I'm not using it anymore) and after that, the phone booted up, but the screen turned black. Yet, the screen shows up...
  15. I

    Help Alcatel Idol X dock icons restored

    The Alcatel Idol X is a neat powerful mobile phone. In case you messed the App Dock (lower area of the Home Screen), like I did, you'll be wondering how to restore the missing icons. So here's how I did it: 1. Start at your Home Screen (middle Home Screen, that is). 2. Click and hold on an empty...
  16. B

    Does the Alcatel One Touch Idol Mini stop charging at 100 %?

    I know some smartphones do, would be helpful to know with mine. Thanks :)
  17. K

    [Q] Alcatel LCD Testing code?

    Is there a way or a code to type where you can test the smartphones LCD? I know in Samsung you can type *#0*# and then the LCD test will appear where you can test for dead pixels, colors, vibrations, buttons, etc. How about in Alcatel One Touch IDOL or Alcatel One Touch Sapphire 2? I am...
  18. K

    Can Alcatel one touch idol be open-lined to other networks?

    Can Alcatel one touch idol be open-lined to other networks? Planning to buy a Sun Cellular Network locked IDOL.
  19. K

    Root Link2SD problem,rooted phone.

    Hi all,i rooted my phone lately,it's alcatel 991.I partionied my SD card into to partitions,1 for media files which is fat32 and one for apps which is ext3. But when i open link2sd and i choose ext3,it says: script couldnt be created,ERROR: NO SUCH DEVICE.Please help me?Here is a picture of my...
  20. Digital Controller

    ONE TOUCH Idol FAQ's

    This is a work in progress and, as such, if you feel that there is anything that needs adding, please PM a guide or start a thread in Private Chat With Staff with your suggestions. Many thanks :) 1. General Android phone FAQ's? 2. How can I improve my battery life? 3. Are there any ONE TOUCH...
  21. Digital Controller

    Root ONE TOUCH Idol: All Things Root Guide

    *** Important Note *** Since this is a new root guide for your all-things-root sub-forum, we need your help to populate it and keep it organized with the best and most relevant information. Please contact (by PM) your favorite Guide, or drop us a note in the private chat section if you have...