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Cant BackUp specific app data

okay so i am unexperienced in all that stuff. software really isnt my cup of tea. i try to be detailed here so i will probably be wordy. prologue: i use a acer liquid e700 (it uses android 4.4.2 ...
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Remove second account Alcatel Pixi 3

I try to remove a second account from Alcatel Pixi 3 without factory reset. Tried it to do in Google Accounts but without luck. Is there anybody who knows how to do this. Looks like the Alcatel skin ...
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How to root Samsung Galaxy Alpha SM-G850A?

Seems I've searched vastly across the internet to no avail. So far, I have tried using a CF-auto-root file with Odin 3, and vroot, neither of which worked. The only helpful thread I've found was an ...
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Call reject that does not roll to voice mail

I have been getting lots of calls (one per day) from the same number. There is never anyone on the other end. I placed the number in my 'call reject' list. Now my phone never rings when that number ...
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Android Update Check

I have Q mobile LT250.How can i make sure that i can upgrade my present(Kit kat) android version to Lollipop or Marshmallow? I mean any security key to know or something other like checking through ...
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Share my PC Internet Connection with Android via USB [duplicate]

how i can share my PC Internet Connection with Android via USB(With out Rooting)? please tell me
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Strange icons artefact on app launcher

I have QMobile Noir LT250 running Android KitKat. As you can see on the image, two applications have strange icons. I have uninstalled one app and reinstalled it again, but it didn't solve it. I have ...
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I can't update any apps in Google play store

Why I can't update any apps and it keeps on saying that I have insufficient storage but I think its not the problem because I have storage. So what should I do?
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Cant update Android 4.4.2 on rooted Thomson QM736 tablet

I cannot find System Update in settings. Is this because it is rooted? Manufacturer: Thomson Model Number: QM736-8G(HD)
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Recommend Practices and Procedures for Android OS OTA Updates

My questions: What are the recommended practices and procedures for Android OS OTA Updates. Is it all right to download via mobile data instead of WiFi. How to get out of bootloops if the ...
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Apps constantly disconnecting from the internet

I've got a new phone running Android 4.4.2 and whenever I close an app, it disconnects, i.e whenever I close Messenger, it stops being connected to my WiFi so I get no notifications until I open the ...
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How to recover the files in KNOX mode after I have rooted the device ?

Samung S4, Android 4.4.4 I rooted my device, and now can't access the files in KNOX mode. Should i unroot it or what ?
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How to add support of 801.1x authentication in android for ethernet?

I have kitkat running in my development board which have ethernet port, There is support of 801.1x authentication for wifi but I need to configure ethernet port (eth0) for 801.1x authentication,So can ...
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Can't copy image url (4.4.2)

I have a Samsung Galaxy Avant with Android 4.4.2 and up until a couple days ago I've been able to copy image addresses with Google Chrome but now I don't see the option anymore. I've tried it with ...
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IMEI Invalid - Lenovo S860, rooted android 4.4.2, nothing works

I saw and tried more than 10 ways to repair the IMEI, including rooting the phone, connection to PC, mobile terminal emulator, but nothing works. The phone is 2GB RAM Lenovo S860. It has 2 sim card ...
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Executing custom commands, doing google search as well

While executing custom voice command (using commandr or autovoice) on my mobile, it is doing google search as well. E.g. "Good night" should put my phone to silent. But with this it is also ...
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Upgrading android on a lgl34c (optimus fuel) [duplicate]

I would like to upgrade my OS. I have rooted with kingroot and was successful. Is it possible to do this? If so how?
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Why isn't Datawind tablet supporting Google Play Services

Tablet Name : Datawind UbiSlate 7C Version : 4.4.2 Why doesn't it support/runs Google play services , frequently a message comes stating Google play services unfortunately stopped. Whenever ...
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Lenovo s860 Bricked, Recovery Crashes, No OS

The following things happened, leading to the "bricking" of my phone, lenovo s860 with android ver 4.4.2: 1) I got a virus, associated with an app from the play store. 2) The virus was inside the ...
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Where do I find the carrier folder in KitKat Stock ROMS?

The descriptions for unlocking the LG LS980 phone on several forums talks about copying the carrier folder from a stock rom, that has been downloaded to your computer, to the phone's carrier ...
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How to enhance performance of Galaxy Star Pro 7262 [on hold]

I have a 2 year old Samsung galaxy star pro 7262 which I recently rooted and installed the Android KitKat custom ROM by Slim KK. My phone lags a bit and takes sometime to load Google Maps and apps ...
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App icon disappeared

I am using an android device.Some of my app's icon are disappeared from icon menu list.Icons are present in Setting->apps.All their relative information are properly shown like clear data and force ...
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How do i reinstall the android OS?

I accidentally wiped my tablets systems firmware in recovery mode which deleted Android it self. But what do I do now? more info Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 Android version: KitKat 4.4.2 TWRP ...
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Can files be renamed within Droid Explorer

I want to rename otacerts.zip in a KitKat install on an LG G2 LS980 ZVD and can see no way to do this within Droid Explorer. Is there a way to do this?
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How to run alsamixer command for android shell

I am trying to configure sound for a specific sound card and I need AlsaMixer to open but I can't find the right command to open it from terminal. Any help would be appreciated
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Android box MXq not working

I just bought a ott box MXq and it's stuck on the boot screen which is just a black screen that says MXq, how do I fix this?? I've tried everything in the troubleshooting section of the manual but ...
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Player for audiobooks

I need solution for audio books. Specific of audio books is that usually they contains many files like: 3_01_01.mp3 3_01_02.mp3 3_01_03.mp3 ... 3_02_01.mp3 3_02_02.mp3 ... It is very difficult to ...
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ClassNotFoundException: com.intel.vtsv.VtsvService on Pipo X8 device

I get this error on my new Pipo X8 screen in logcat. Anyone know what it's about? 01-22 15:40:15.479 565-565/system_process D/SystemServer﹕ registerService service: com.intel.vtsv.VtsvService ...
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How to remove a Virus that installs an unlimited amount of APPs causing the smartphone to stop once an internet connection has been established?

Once the smartphone (android 4.4.2, kazam tornado 350) has been booted, is connected to WIFI and an unlimited number of APPs is installed causing the phone to stop, i.e. swipe is stopped, another home ...
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I can't install any .apk…why?

I downloaded an app from the playstore. Everything was going well untill i had to intall it... It was keeping on showing the "intalling" screen even though i waited at least 10 min. I tried to do it ...
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Black screen when using apps

Some days ago my phone started to show a black screen when I'm using apps. During usage of any app (even calling),the screen goes to black. The only option to use the phone again is to remove and put ...
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Google Play says my device isn't compatible with the app even though it meets required Android version

I have a Hisense HS-U601 with Android 4.4.2 but when I try to download apps on Google Play that requires 4.0 and up it always says it's not compatible. For instance I can't update my Instagram app ...
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Remove /system/xbin/su from unrooted phone

I have rooted my samsung s4 mini 4.2.2 Jelly Bean temporarily with towelroot. It worked. After the reboot i had no root access. So it worked well. But however there is a file (/system/xbin/su) left ...
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Unpacking repacking boot.img creates unusable boot.img

I have tried to create a custom boot.img using Android Kitchen, Cofface's unpack/repack kernal tool, and abimE, but each time I repack I get a boot.img that is less an half the original size and get ...
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Which country's market was my phone meant for?

I have a phone with Android 4.4.2 (CAT S50). It is of unknown origin (meaning, I don't have a slightest idea whether it was sold in US or in Japan or somewhere else). I'd like to find out what is the ...
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Installing apps issue

I have Samsung Note 2. I can install neither play store apps nor APK. I can simply download APK, but the installation is never finished. When I download apps from play store, it simply downloads ...
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Missing “Emoji for English words” in Google Keyboard add-on dictionaries

I've been running Android 4.4 on my Galaxy S4 active for years and recently realized that I've never had access to emojis on my phone. I never really cared too much for them, but I don't like the idea ...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9195 stuck in Download Mode

NOTE: I have checked many other questions but the answers do not help me. What I did - So I downloaded Odin 3 and a custom firmware file from somewhere (Can't remember) I connected my phone and ...
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Installing USB driver for XIAOMI Android Studio

I read the Using Hardware Devices page that describes how to connect your device to Android Studio that allows you to install and run your apps on your device. But I have a Xiaomi RedMi 2, and the ...
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connect samsung s4 to laptop and show hidden items in gallery

I have a samsung galaxy s4 with android kitkat, I used the "Hide items" in Gallery app to hide some pictures. Now the LCD of my phone is broken and I cant see anything on the screen. But, I can ...
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Cant run adb through TCP on kitkat

On a Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7" Wifi (SM-T210) Jelly Bean 4.1 I used to be able to use permanently ADB through TCP just by turning on Developer Mode, activating ADB, setting the property ...
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How do I check which apps are using wifi?

I'm using the red mi 2 and data transfer is taking place via wifi, problem is I don't know which app is using it. Is there a way to see wifi usage statistics?
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Send Multi-touch/Sensor from one phone to another

Hey folks I'm trying to connect two Android devices. I want to send the Multi-touch/Sensors from one device into another device for testing (long story to why :) it's for testing my apps). DO any of ...
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Serious bug in Android 4.4.4_r2: Not sending BOOT_COMPLETED Intent

There seems to be a serious bug in Android 4.4.4_r2: BOOT_COMPLETED not always sent bug Causing BOOT_COMPLETED Intent not to be sent. Does anyone know if this issue can be fixed on an Android ...
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Installing APK file causes the screen to just flash and returns to previous page

I use Micromax Bolt Q324. The problem is that no apps get installed, its not getting into recovery mode or safe mode. I tried Factory Reset but it's also not working. When I open Apps for app info or ...
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Unable to unset the LOCK password Android 4.4.4

I have already read this Google help page as well as Unable to disable password on Android screen lock and several other links that explain how to a screen lock password/pin. I am using Android 4.4.4 ...
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Editing root files

Every time I edit a file in /, /sbin, or /system/bin it overwrites on restart (device is rooted and in r/w mode). I assume this is because Android mounts a temporary root? Or maybe it's just a problem ...
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How to disable avatars in Gmail notifications?

Currently in Android 4.4.4 Gmail app displays user pictures in new mail notifications. I would like them to display the standard Gmail icon instead. Is this possible? The reason is, I have multiple ...
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How can I secure-wipe free space?

Any way that I can securely wipe free internal storage on Android? I am not talking about secure deleting, but just wiping whatever is possible to recover.
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can't connect to my lan with my ethernet cable?

hi everybody this is my first post and i hope i might answer here my phone model is huawei y625 (rooted) and I bought this adapter and when i connect this adapter to my phone is gives me nothing so ...