Users' questions

What happened to XDA app?

What happened to XDA app?

There’s yet another big change we have to announce, and we do it with a heavy heart knowing that it will affect several developers who have come to rely on XDA Labs to distribute their app: XDA Labs has been shut off and there are no current plans for further development.

What is XDA app?

The best way to access the XDA forums from your Android device is to use the official XDA app. This app is designed to give users full access to the forums where you can post, search, reply, or track your favorite threads. You can start using the XDA App for free using a new or existing XDA forums account.

How do I get XDA labs?

The new app is just an upgrade to the current XDA app, so you should be able to just go into Play and hit “Update” The app is rolling out now, and will take hours to get to…

Who is the owner of XDA Developers?

Peter Poelman
XDA Developers

Owner Peter Poelman (founder) Joshua Solan (current)
Commercial Yes
Registration Free, required to participate
Launched 2002

What is the full form of XDA?

XDA Xtreme Development of Android Community » Development Rate it:
XDA Disposable Assemblies Miscellaneous » Unclassified Rate it:
XDA Extensible Data Access Computing » IT Rate it:
XDA X-ray Detector Assembly Governmental » NASA Rate it:

How can I root my phone?

Rooting with Framaroot

  1. Download the APK.
  2. Install it — you may need to tap the Unknown Sources button in your Android Security settings to complete the installation.
  3. Open the app, and tap Root.
  4. If it can root your device, you can root your device.
  5. You then must download and run Magisk to manage your root access.

What is YALP store?

Yalp Store lets you download apps from Google Play Store as apk files. It can search for updates of installed apps and lets you search for other apps. Yalp saves downloaded apks to your default download folder.

Is GLTools legit?

GLTools is 100% safe if you have a custom recovery installed (and you didn’t disable backup in GLTools install dialog), if you’ll find it non-working, you can just flash uninstall_gltools. zip in recovery and email me with details (or request a refund).