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Free (with source) alternative to AppMgr

I have an Android 4.1 device, and I need to move at least part of my apps to the external SD card. However, I'd rather use a free (with source code) app to do that; the functionality I am looking for ...
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How to Approach learning Android - I am seasoned Java-J2EE developer [on hold]

I am Vinay and I am a seasoned Java/J2EE developer with loads of experience in almost all the MVC frameworks. Also worked on Javascripting and a little bit of css. Now I am pretty much interested in ...
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My galaxy S2 battery loses all of it's charge in about 6 hours of minimal use

I switched over to an old phone (like a really old phone) from a windows phone, due to the limitations of that app store. However, I have noticed that it quickly discharges with not much use. I have ...
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Phone is reporting using more space than the total available storage

I have looked at the various other issues regarding used space, but they seem different from my issue. I'm using Samsung Galaxy Ace 3, not rooted. The device has 4 GB internal memory in total, and yet ...
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2answers
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Google Play Services has access to my car speed

Digging around in my Note 4 settings and discovered under location that the Google Play Services has access to my car speed? Really??? Why would Google need to know how fast I drive?? What if any ...
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0answers
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Tons of “Not Enough Storage” errors, but currently have 9.37 GB Free

I have a Shamu (Nexus 6) with Lollipop 5.1 build LMY47D, and I keep on getting NES errors whether it's installing an app, taking a screenshot or anything else... that is a system app. Whenever I ...
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0answers
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Phone won't recognize FAT32 SD card partition?

I own a Xperia L C2014 with Android 4.2 and somehow, when I used AParted (to get 2 partitions, a FAT32 for files and a EXT4 for Link2SD) it did not recognize the FAT32 partition at all. The SD card is ...
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1answer
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VPN Connection - Android Not Working , working fine IPhone

Our company users with IPhones are able establish a VPN connection. Few of us have Androids me specifically has a (HTC) Android Version 5.0.1 but unable to get a VPN connection I followed the ...
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Galaxy S5 unable to switch to 4GLTE when Wi-fi is turned off

I have had my Samsung Galaxy S5 for about a year now and it has been working fine until a few days ago. I would use my wi-fi when I have access to it and then I would switch to my 4GLTE when I don't ...
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Unable to permanently forget a WiFi network

I have an 802.11ac router at home with both 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz connections and separate SSIDs for each. In most parts of my home, the 5Ghz connection is utterly useless, which I learned the hard way from ...
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New contacts interface does not allow to filter out certain groups

Specifically what I want to achieve is this. I have two groups of contacts which I do not want to show in the list unless I explicitly choose one of these groups to be displayed, in which case I want ...
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0answers
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What's the path to the dir of thumbnail (screenshot) of recent tasks?

When i put my app in background, the recent tasks show the thumbnail os my app. Where is the thumbnail/screenshot of this app? What the path to directory?
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1answer
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Network App Restriction

I recently bought a japanese cellphone (Fujitsu F-06e NX). It came with some really cool apps but most of them have limited functionality due to network work restrictions (Phone must be on docomo ntt ...
1
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1answer
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When I try to connect to work wifi I am asked to sign in

My work wifi runs netgear routers via a lan. when I try to connect with my Samsung galaxy s5 I am asked to sign in but these are open routers no security. When I try to sign in I am redirected to ...
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0answers
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Is there an app logging gps lon/lat data to a geojson file [on hold]

I am planning to record some gps-traces/trajectories and upload them to my own server in geojson format. Since I do not want to do any conversion (even though there are many different possible ...
0
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1answer
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Galaxy S3 heats up while using net or data

My phone gets very hot while using internet or data and it starts going slow. Can you tell me if something is physically wrong or give any advice on how to rectify the problem.
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1answer
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Trigger actions on notification received with IFTTT

IFTTT has a notifications channel but unfortunately it does not contain any triggers. Is there any other way to perform an action when a notification is received? Is there any IFTTT service that can ...
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0answers
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Can I edit Play Books dictionary?

When reading on the Google Play Books app, there can be a lot of names or locations to remember. What would be perfect is a way of editing the dictionary to allow custom entries in which I can enter ...
4
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3answers
967 views

When app is removed from the play store, is it removed from everyone's phone that downloaded it?

I woke up this morning and noticed a missing icon for an app. I don't know which app; it's just a missing position in a grid of icons. It made me wonder... When app is removed from the Play store, ...
2
votes
1answer
27 views

Send a SMS for every Android notification (goal: get notifications on Garmin Edge 1000)

I am wondering if there is a way, or an app, to send a SMS for every notification the Android phone is getting. My goal is to try to find a way to send all the Android notifications to my Garmin Edge ...
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android tablet with physical buttons (for children)? [on hold]

I have a Nexus 7 2013 device. My children are 2 and 3.5 years old. When they use the device, they often touch the virtual buttons on the bottom of the screen, which is quite confusing for them, ...
0
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0answers
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Not all songs in Google play playlists appear in library

I have a subscription to Google's all access music. I have a number of playlists set up for the purposes of loading them onto my phone for offline use. Only some of these songs show up in the ...
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0answers
8 views

Android tablet as 3G gateway - Limit tethering device 3G bandwidth

Scenario: An Android tablet computer acts as 3G gateway for multiple devices connecting to it via WiFi; everything happens in a moving vehicle. How can I limit the 3G/GPRS bandwidth of the devices ...
0
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0answers
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Exchange on Lollipop

I have updated my Samsung S4 to android 5.0.1. I have exchange client that eats all my battery. In office I use exchange via wifi and out office via mobile network. Previous Android version was ...
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1answer
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Android 5.1 on Samsung Galaxy S4 [duplicate]

I have upgraded my Samsung Galaxy S4 to Android 5.0.1. It is full of bugs, but I don't wont to downgrade to Kitkat. I have heard that Android 5.1 is available. Is it possible to get it for my S4?
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1answer
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How can I solve Play Store Error ”unknown error code during application install:-102“

When I update the ES File Explorer today, I met the error. And I have checked a lot of site. Most of the site never mentioned the -120 error code. How can I solve it. I have checked this post on the ...
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0answers
5 views

Files and Apps in Menu [on hold]

How is it decided when an app enters a file or stays out and replaces the spot the file occupied while editing the menu and drag and dropping apps?
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0answers
15 views

Screen reader for google docs on android

I have a Samsung Galaxy Core LTE G386W running Android 4.4.2. Using Google Drive I have a Google Doc open. How can I have the text read out loud to me, say while I am walking? AFAIK Android has some ...
0
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1answer
18 views

How to invert mount of SDCard

I've Android 4.3 Build JLS356C rooted. It's a wiko WAX. I've three partition in my storage view: the Internal Storage 2Go, Phone Storage 500Mo and my SDCard 32Go. I use SD2link for passing the space ...
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0answers
8 views

how to solve “error retrieving information from server” [duplicate]

I am using on my laptop, then there was a message shown when I was installing.my problem is how to solve this error (error retrieving information from server )?
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1answer
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Lollipop (sony experia Z3 compact) - disable mobile data notification

I just recently upgraded to lollipop. One thing that is annoying, is with notifications. Most of the time I have mobile data disabled, because in most places I can connect to wifi (when I need ...
1
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1answer
35 views

Apps launch automatically after update in google play store

I am using Samsung galaxy s4 I9505 running on android Kikat 4.4.4. I don't know whether this happens to anyone or not. If there are 5 android apps to update all the apps open automatically after ...
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0answers
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wifi Avoided poor internet connection? [duplicate]

My phone is showing " avoided poor internet connection ". But i have full signal and just 1 feet away from the modem. How to fix this problem. My android version is 4.2.2.
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GT Trash made my S4 Zoom slower

GT Trash Is a free app available on play store. Ever since i installed it and tried deleting the recovery files (erase data for good) or over-writing them, off my sd card and phone storage my phone ...
0
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1answer
98 views

Cannot install apps from Google Play Store due to insufficient space

I have an SD card which is 3 GB, but I only have 4 downloaded apps and the internal storage almost reach its capacity and thus yet I have an insufficient space problems.
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votes
1answer
20 views

Software Load Balancer for android

i have H+ data network from my mobile phone network operator and 2Mb connection with Wi-Fi router connected to the DSL in home. i want to Combine this two in my android device (galaxy note II ) for ...
0
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1answer
16 views

How to reset a non admin user password in Lollipop?

My son forgot his password in my Nexus Tablet. He does not remember the pattern to draw. Is it possible to reset it, or I must delete his account and recreate it? It used to be possible. Android used ...
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0answers
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Samsung S4 logo shows for 1 sec then phone boots and repeat.

Pressed the power button for Samsung S4 and the logo comes out for 1 sec then phone boots again or shuts down. I cannot go into recovery mode or download/restart mode using the volume, home, and power ...
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0answers
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if someone is using my phone with thier simcard and i call it in stolen will it still work for them? [on hold]

My stolen phone is being used by another with their own SIM card and I called it in stolen today and has been blocked. Will that person still be able to use it or does it shutdown or lock up somehow.
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My HTC One froze on the htc screen when rebooting after installing the lollipop update.

I don't know if the update fully installed. How do I get the phone to restart? It is completely frozen. I don't want to lose my photos and messages that haven't been backed up yet. Biggest concern ...
0
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0answers
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How do I remove the screen lock that I placed on my device from the online android device manager?

I placed a password on my phone from the online android device manager. I was just testing it out, and now I can't remove it. I keep reading go to settings > security > screen lock but that is not an ...
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votes
0answers
8 views

ram2gb internalrom16gb established how to [on hold]

380Mb,ram to 2gb 512mb to16 B2B Howard in phone position how? I want in my android Sony exprio neo mt15
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0answers
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Google Play services using up battery - Why and how to fix it?

Why would Android devices have "Google Play services" using up the second-most amount of battery usage over a 24 hour period (second only to screen power)? On one device, I see "Google Play services" ...
2
votes
0answers
29 views

Install another Settings app?

Is it possible to install a different settings app than the one my phone came with? Specifically, I'd like the official Google one.
0
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0answers
4 views

Korean font discrepancy

I purchased a textbook with a mixture of Korean and English. The Korean font shown in Kindle on my Nexus 5 phone is simple and readable, but in Kindle on my Samsung S4 tablet the Korean font is ...
0
votes
0answers
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Does Samsung sell a non-carrier version of Galaxy S5? [on hold]

So I'm in the market for as Galaxy S5 and I prefer to buy unlocked phones with no carrier-specific bloatware on them. I went to the Samsung site and it looks like they don't even sell one that isn't ...
0
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0answers
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I can't find data/data/com.android.settings/files

I have a rooted galaxy s3 running android 4.4.2 and I'm looking for the lockscreen wallpaper file. I can access data/data/com.android.settings, but i don't see a /files in the directory. I also ...
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votes
0answers
8 views

Set timer on a method of class implementing runnable in main UI thread [on hold]

I'm an absolute beginner in android. Currently, I'm trying to make an app that sends output data to arduino via bluetooth. For that purpose, I have created a class as follows. private class ...
0
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0answers
8 views

No on-device prompt to confirm backup under Cyanogenmod?

I'm running Cyanogenmod 11-20141008 (Hammerhead) on a Nexus 5. I issued the following from the command line: adb backup -f nexus5-01.db -noobb -nosys The terminal responds with "now unlock your ...
0
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0answers
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Extracting feeds and items deleted from RssDemon in 4.0.0 update

So, in RssDemon's 4.0.0 update they deleted all user feeds, saved items, etc. Many users are naturally very unhappy about this. It seems possible that the old data is still on the phone, if one knows ...

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