Locale&Language ADB grant permission Guide For Android 4.2+

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51 responses on “Locale&Language ADB grant permission Guide For Android 4.2+

  1. tadpole


    1. SightIdea

      ADB is one of Android developer tool.
      In ANDROID 4.2+ , Only system app can get CHANGE_CONFIGURATION permission.(Changed by Google).
      This app need CHANGE_CONFIGURATION permission.
      Here are two ways to solve this problem in android 4.2+:
      WAY 1: Root your device.
      WAY 2: Use ADB tool to grant the permission manually by command.

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  2. Cherry

    Hi, there:
    after I input “adb shell”
    then it return “error: device not found”
    I have already turn Open USB debugging connected on.
    what I gonna do?

    1. SightIdea

      You can Google it — “error: device not found”
      This error is very common.

  3. محمد

    ما اجملك

    1. alosh

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      ابغى مساعدتك الله يرحم امك

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  5. wu

    can not access your server when I type adb shell

    1. SightIdea

      Developer options : USB debugging has been opened ?

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      1. SightIdea

        You can add any language by yourself

  7. lily

    after I inputted the “adb shell” command, it showed: “error: device unauthorized. Please check the confirmation dialog on your device.”

    What did I do wrong?

    1. SightIdea

      “error: device unauthorized. Please check the confirmation dialog on your device.”
      This error cause by USB debugging has not been opened.

  8. 謝蝸

    我得做法是下在ANDROID-ADB-TOOL 然後壓縮到電腦


    選擇語言 再按ADB SHELL 和 Grant permission 都無法成功



    1. SightIdea

      ->adb shell
      ->pm grant com.sightidea.locale android.permission.CHANGE_CONFIGURATION

  9. shadi

    after I inputted the “pm grant com.sightidea.locale android.permission.CHANGE_CONFIGURATION” command, it showed:Error: “Could not access the Package Manager. Is the system running?”

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  14. SIJU

    Sir, would you please add a video in YouTube by explaining these steps and add YouTube video link along with your app description. I hope this would be more helpful to the users.

  15. mary

    What do you mean by cd into file folder?

  16. claude hunt

    I have tried this on samsung galaxy note 10.1 2014 edition sm-p601
    it does not work and i cannot find developers options and usb debugging

    C:\android-adb-tool>adb shell
    error: device not found

    please help

    1. Tommy

      Go to “about device”, tap “build number” 7 times (slowly, with patience). Than you will get “developper options” (hided by Samsung).

  17. Claude

    This does it work on the part galaxy tab please help

  18. Claude

    This does not work on the galaxy 10.1 2014 edition p601 please help

  19. Torgeir Kristoffersen

    cant get norwegian on note 3 phone

  20. mchs

    Sorry, please explain using simple methods Karbh

  21. ຄຳພອນ [KhamPhone]

    Why Lao Language cannot change in setting menu or all of android language just only same in English on droid 4.2.1 i need my phone to show all menu in laos all how?

    ຍ້ອນຫຍັງໃນຕັ້ງຄ່າເມນູຈື່ງບໍ່ປ່ຽນເປັນພາສາລາວ ແລະ ຂ້ອຍຕ້ອງການໃຫ້Android 4.2.1 ເປັນພາສາລາວໝົດໄດ້ບໍ

  22. Alex

    I’ve got this message:

    Bad argument: java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Unknown package: com.sightidea

    Can anybody help?

    1. SightIdea

      You can try the other package name : com.sightidea.setlocale or com.set.locale

  23. Kuzma Lomonosov

    Нихуя не получается!!! Вроде команда проходит, а устройство никак не реагирует

  24. carlosL

    Could be done on android 2.3.6 ???
    grant me does not work or i can update the pm command ????

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  29. bellabas fatma zohra

    je veut changer la langue de mon portable merci


    Language. Myanmar ok

  31. jorge chavarriaga

    Samsung Galaxy S6 v. 5.1.1
    I dont have spanish in my phone. . I cannot find the steps to do it with your software. .. could you please tell me how to do it .


  32. Dennys

    Buen día estos pasos sirven para un HTC one M9

  33. raphy123

    i needed to change the language on my phone by adb commande but that is the answer of my command:
    pm remove-user: remove the user with the given USER_IDENTIFIER,
    deleting all data associated with that user
    shell@s18-2:/ $
    please help is chineas phone

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