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Is it possible to disable the sdcard emulation and use only the external sdcard?

My Mother has a Samsung tablet, which is not rooted. And she always gets confused with the different sdcard locations, as some Apps store their data on the physical sdcard and other drop data to the ...
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Galaxy XCover2 keeps shutting down(and occationally restarting) on standby

My Galaxy Xcover2 keeps shutting down when on standby and sometimes - though rarely - when in use. Before this started to happen my phone complained of some sort of filesystem corruption on the SD ...
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What can I do about apps disappearing with Link2SD and FolderMount?

I am using Link2SdPlus and FolderMount Pro from few weeks, no problem with folder mount (awseome). BUT Link2sd Plus makes some of my apk disable... i mean in apdrawer it shows.. in seeting>>apps it ...
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Translate name of the app?

im just translating one my game into many languages. It's just a few lines of texts, but still. What do you think? It's better to translate also the name of the app and also add this translated APP ...
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Pictures are missing in Internal memory of Android 4.1.1

Tab Model - Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P3100 Android version - 4.1.1 Files in the DCIM folder (both Pictures & Videos) are missing (Internal memory). I' am sure I didn't deleted it. I tried below ...
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How to automate post install setup

I've noticed recently that i spend quite a bit of time setting up various settings after a clean ROM install. I was wondering how could i automate this post install hassle. Specificly im talking ...
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“User 0” message displayed on notification bar of android KitKat

I recently upgraded my Lenovo P780 to kitkat and yesterday applied an update from Lenovo "P780_ROW_8G_S222_140817". After applying this update, I have started seeing text "User 0" in the notification ...
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Captive portal on Android is this Feasible?

Is it possible/feasible to make an app which works like a Captive portal? So that user can make a Wifi hotspot and any other user connecting to it will be redirected to a Login page. what i have ...
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Google+ sync automatically being enabled

I have setup my phone to to backup all my photos to Google drive. Under the Google sync settings there are three items Google+ Google+ Photos Google+ Uploads I keep only Google+ photos checked ...
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Galaxy S3 touch stopped working

A couple of days ago my screen stopped responding to touch, everything else is working but the touch. Ive tried the following but none worked: Factory reset. Opened it up and checked connector. ...
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Fully Charged Nexus 7 Won't Power On

I just bought a nexus 7 (2012) from eBay as parts and it won't turn on. I was able to power it and it turned on, enough to go to where it was before it was dropped by the previous owner. It showed ...
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How to set childs of groups in “ExpandableListActivity” start specific activity [on hold]

I'm working on an ExpandableListView with some Groups and some Childs within them. I want to set "onChildClickListener" in a way so that each Child within these Groups, start a specific activity (or ...
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How do I purge the gallery on my Samsung Note 3

All of the pictures I ever took with my old phone were automatically backed up to my google account, thousands of pictures of stupid things, receipts, flight schedules and private pictures. With my ...
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1answer
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Is it possible to have a phone alarm go off if it moves a set distance away from a NFC tag?

I have a bad habit of leaving my phone around. I want my phone to alert me if it gets to far away from me. If this is possible how can I set this up?
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How do I prevent my phone from waking up when I slide out the keyboard?

I have a Motorola Droid 4 which has a slide-out keyboard. The problem is, the sliding action takes very little force, and if the phone is in my pocket, just simply walking can cause the slider to ...
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Where is my TWRP backups on encrypted Android?

I encrypted my Android tablet which is a nexus 7. After that I did couple backups. Today I wanted to see the size of the total backups so I open the TWRP folder on my sdcard. There is nothing there. ...
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Google voice search crashing

The Google voice search crashes after detecting the keyword ok google. If, I tap on the mike button in the search app and do voice search, it works. What could be the reason behind this app-crash? ...
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Colored output in adb, e.g. for ls command

Is it possible to have colored output in adb shell, e.g. for the ls command? I've tried ls --color=auto . etc, but that doesn't seem to work. Colored output, however, works in adb shell, e.g. with ...
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I can't download big files

So ive been trying to download these big files that are around 500mb-2gb but after like 10 minutes it says download failed. Im using Wi-Fi not data. Im trying to download the file in google chrome. I ...
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Custom Grid Extends Gridview problem with onitemclick [on hold]

hello i am trying to make a custom Gridview from the native Gridview and override the onitemclick. But it never catch the clicks on my custom gridview Here is my code: ------------Custom GridView ...
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How can I change the popup key options after holding a keyboard button on my Sony Ericsson x10 Mini Pro?

This question has been asked before on android.stackexchange.com, but the OP found a solution to his problem without answering this question. I have a Sony Ericsson x10 Mini Pro. I'm using the ...
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Installed Comodo SSL certificate not showing in User in Trusted credentials [duplicate]

I am trying to install the SSL certificate for our exchange server. However although it says it is installed it is not showing under the User tab in settings --> personal --> security --> credential ...
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LG Nexus 4 E960 red light of death [duplicate]

I brought my LG Nexus 4 E960 from India when I came to study here in the US. The charger didn't work well (it charged on the USB mode when I plugged it with the help of an adapter), so I bought a new ...
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1answer
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How to change android system language if morelocale2 does not work

I recently bought a chinese smartphone (SM-G3858) and there are only 3 languages available. English, Chinese and Korean. I tried to add another language (e.g. german) with the apps morelocale2, any ...
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1answer
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Photos app - can't I copy some photos to a new album?

I have a Nexus 5. I am in the Photos app, looking at the camera role. I want to move/copy some photos to a new album, so I enter bulk-selection mode. When I select certain photos, the 'Copy to ...
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Ascend p6 stuck after flashing twrp recovery

I've rooted my Ascend P6 and installed a CWM recovery. I then wanted to flash a TWRP recovery. When I rebooted the phone was stuck on the boot logo. I tried to push boot and recovery Images extracted ...
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Upgrade RAM memory in Galaxy Y

I am using Samsung Galaxy Y Device . The device has only 512 MB RAM available. I want to upgrade the RAM memory to 1 GB. I have a SannDisk 8 Gb class 10 memory card. Is there any way to boost the ...
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1answer
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Smaller internal memory, than expected

I have buyed an Alcatel One Touch POP 8 tablet and found, that it has only 2 GB internal storage instead of announced 4 GB(I have seen this on Android Settings page). What causes this problem? Can you ...
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1answer
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Cyanogenmod for Galaxy Y [duplicate]

I have a Samsung galaxy Y device. It's running Gingerbread stock rom, and I want to upgrade this to Jellybean. Is there any custom rom for Galaxy Y?
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Can Android TV Dongle be color corrected?

I need to display a slideshow of products that require accurate colors. The TV itself (Samsung 40") can display photos correctly when played via USB thumb drive plugged directly into TV. However when ...
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3answers
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how to 'cancel' automatic standby while reading?

I look for an app/a setting that allows me to cancel/revert (automatic) standby more easily than by pressing the power button. I think of something like turning off the screen for a few seconds ...
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Android Calender- Add Events to MS Exchange account programmatically [on hold]

I'm trying to add calender events programmatically to the Microsoft Exchange account in the android mobile device. To list available calenders in the mobile device,following code is used. String[] ...
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Casting Nexus5 Screen to a smart TV without extra hardware

I was wondering if there is any way to cast my Nexus 5 screen on to my Samsung Smart TV without any additional hardware such as chromecast.
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2answers
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Can't get rid of icons with green locks on them

I would like to know how to get rid of these icons with the lock, every other app just goes but not these three. I used the small broom icon but these remained there and it didn't happen before. I'm ...
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App that lets me display Battery as a bar on top of status bar [on hold]

App ID request. A while back I came across an article talking about an app that lets you display battery percentage (And other notification counts or capacities) as bars along the edges of your ...
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How to customise the menu on a LG G Watch

I recently received an LG G Watch. I've been playing around with it and find it a very difficult to understand device. E.g. I want to customize the menu that you bring up by tapping the screen and ...
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Sprint Galaxy S2 won't encrypt

My Galaxy S2 won't encrypt. I follow all the prompts, including PIN, the encryption program launches with the green android on a black background, but no text or progress bar to indicate the program ...
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Bulk editing privacy guard permissions

Started playing with the Privacy Guard feature in Cyanogenmod 10.2.1/Android 4.3.1. However, all the applications that were already installed are not retroactively enabled. Ideally I would like to try ...
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1answer
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Can a carrier-sold Nexus 5 be reimaged to the default Google Nexus experience?

I'm eligible for a phone upgrade with Sprint and the Nexus 5 is one of my top choices at the moment. Normally they bundle their phones with bloatware (like their Connection Optimizer shudder) which I ...
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How to configure lock screen shortcuts

How can I customize / add shortcuts of the "lock widget" in the lock screen? I mean the camera and phone icons: I checked the settings, but I can't find any relevant option: I am using Android ...
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How to show “sent” timestamp in messages app

With both my previous HTC One S phone's default OS and the cyanogenmod I put on it a few months later, it was possible to choose the time stamp that shows under received messages in the default ...
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1answer
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Folder turned into file?

Normally "DCIM" is a folder in which all photos that were taken with camera are stored. When I tried to take a photo with Google Camera, the app instructed me to insert a sd card before taking photos ...
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Android /d folder

On all of my devices there's a folder called /d on two of my devices it's full of folders, on the other it's empty. What is the /d folder? What is it for? And why is it empty on one device?
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Google - Location History vs Search History [on hold]

I like using Google Maps on my iPhone and have no problem with saving my location related searches from that app. But I don't want Google to track where I am all the time. I also don't want Google to ...
0
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1answer
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SIM lock question

I intend to buy a new sim-unlocked at&t LG G2. So I want to know is there a possibility that an update will ever relock it again? Am I free to root it and install custom roms without relock ...
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0answers
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Crystal Audio Tablet is not booting

I am experiencing the following problem with my tablet. Two days ago, I opened it for a 10 minutes job in the Web. The next day, the laptop wouldn't boot, it is stuck on the very first stage of the ...
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1answer
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Sound too low when making calls on Moto G smartphone

Everything is perfect, except that the call volume is way too low. I can barely hear it when it is completely silent, and if I'm at a coffee shop or something, no chance. Now, this would seem to be ...
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0answers
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not able to download apps in Micromax Unite 2

I recently bought a Micromax Unite 2. I can't download any app from the Play Store. In Settings->Storage>default write disk, I have selected as Internal SD card. The SD card it shows 5gb as ...
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Battery voltage

I've just bought a replacement battery for my phone, it's exactly the same 1200 mAh 3.7v however when I look at apps showing battery info they say the battery voltage is 4mv. So what does this mean? ...
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2answers
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What should I look for in my first android smartphone, and what should I avoid? [on hold]

Inspired by a soon-dead question (link while it lasts), I am on the market for my first Android Smartphone. What are the features I should look for in the phones, and what are the pitfalls I should ...

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