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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by RBeach2014, Jun 20, 2014.

  1. RBeach2014

    RBeach2014 New Member
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    My Maxx just started playing random music and/or commercials. Nothing appears in the menu bar and I amnot sure where they area coming from.
     

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  2. Rukbat

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    Probably a virus or other malware. Install Malwarebytes and a good antivirus app.
     
  3. doogald

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    Or it could be an app, probably recently installed. Anything that you installed recently, try removing, particularly if you don't really need it.

    The only other thing I can think of is something playing in the browser in the background. You can try opening Chrome and closing all open tabs/windows/whatever they call them. (There is a number in a box on the status bar that has the number of open tabs - tap that and then swipe everything away.)
     
  4. Thom

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    Try running is Safe Mode (disabling all apps you added without uninstalling them). If it stops ... it is caused by an app that you added.

    ... Thom
     

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