1. jmarkey77's Avatar
    Hey all,

    I got the lollipop update this morning and overall i like it except i lost the included flashlight widget. I deleted and reinstalled the app from the update center and nothing. Any ideas?

    I'm on the T-Mobile version if that helps any.
    04-15-2015 09:21 AM
  2. acejavelin's Avatar
    The stock flashlight app is for KitKat, actually Dalvik Runtime, and isn't compatible with Lollipop... You will need to find a new app/widget in the Play Store that you like to replace it.
    04-15-2015 11:25 AM
  3. jmarkey77's Avatar
    Bummer, thank you.
    04-16-2015 06:10 AM
  4. OhAlfie's Avatar
    My flashlight widget (stock?) works fine with Lollipop.
    04-16-2015 01:48 PM
  5. ilhe1s's Avatar
    On Lollipop just say ok google launch flashlight.
    04-17-2015 03:48 PM
  6. acejavelin's Avatar
    On Lollipop just say ok google launch flashlight.
    Lol... Doesn't work... But that got me to thinking, I browsed the /system/app directory and found a folder called LGFlashlightWidget with an APK inside of it, I installed it and now I have the old flashlight widget back!
    04-22-2015 03:05 PM
  7. redpirate8's Avatar
    Awesome find. Thank You
    04-23-2015 09:54 PM
  8. MiguelNunoPereira's Avatar
    Hi. I have the LG G3 Canadian version and didn't find it on the /system/app.
    Is there an chance of you sharing your app?
    05-17-2015 02:44 PM
  9. Ruben_915's Avatar
    Go to the LG update center app on the phone, it should be their for download it was for me.

    Posted via Android Central App
    05-17-2015 02:57 PM
  10. MiguelNunoPereira's Avatar
    Not on mine... It doesn't show up. A lot of others but not that one...
    05-17-2015 04:18 PM
  11. Delirious D's Avatar
    Did you guys check in the widget menu? Cause flashlight is actually a widget not an actual "app"

    Posted via the Android Central App
    05-18-2015 10:55 PM
  12. MiguelNunoPereira's Avatar
    Nothing at all! 😞
    05-18-2015 11:13 PM
  13. Pillplo's Avatar
    Check your update in the Update Center→ App Updates.
    I got it after update the App.
    Delirious D likes this.
    05-21-2015 08:21 AM

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