Fix Permissions

Fix Permissions


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Fix Permissions Requires Root Access.
Fix permissions should do the same thing the script does which is available in almost all recoveries, The benefit to this app is that you don't need to reboot into recovery mode to fix those apps that are FC.

I will be adding a fix all option here soon.


Sometimes flashing roms, playing with permissions, or performing other root operation can cause the Android system to forget which UID is associated with an application. In reality it does not forget this, it just issues the app a new id and is oblivious to the fact that it already had an id. When this occurs some apps can start force closing due to the UID mismatch between the UID that the system has assigned to the app and the UID that owns that apps data directory.

This app will resolve these problems. If you have an app constantly force closing you can try using this app to see if it will resolve the issue. Simply select an app in the list below and I will do the rest :)

There is also a donate version of this app in the market if you would like to donate for my work.

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  • (38 stars)

    by Ramir Manila Jr. on 01/06/2014

    Please dont waste your time making applications like this to fool android users...were not as stupid as you think we are..

  • (38 stars)

    by Savannah King Norton on 21/05/2014

    Does exactly as advertised

  • (38 stars)

    by James Tinker on 12/05/2014

    I tried to fix permissions for 3 apps and and it didn't work for either. And I am rooted.

  • (38 stars)

    by Shaner wagand on 17/04/2014

    Zedge app and some others are force closing on my phone. With this app I had before once gone apps started acting up force closing again! Reinstalled app and all fixed again:) Thanks for looking out for the lil guy for once

  • (38 stars)

    by Sanjit Ghatani on 10/04/2014


  • (38 stars)

    by David AppStore on 05/04/2014

    Not what I expected

  • (38 stars)

    by Mohak Gupta on 23/03/2014

    I wiped my dalvik caache and fixed permissions resulting in all apps force closing, and all their data wiped off. THis app was a boon, just a click and the apps started working, coupled wiht titanium backup to restore their data! Thumbs up!

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