Android 4.4 is the ninth publicly named Android release, and debuted with the Nexus 5 in October of 2013. Please only use this tag if you feel your question is specific to Android 4.4.

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How to connect more than 1 device using tcp connection with ADB over wifi

I have 5 devices.No one is rooted. I want to connect 2 devices using USB and 3 using tcp over wifi with ADB at same time. Please help me. Thanks
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Google and Exchange accounts are linked, but must be edited twice

I have Sony Xperia T3 with Android Kitkat on the board. I've linked my Google account as well, as my Microsoft account, which was recognized as "Exchange ActiveSync". Since I've had almost all ...
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Move to SD Card Option Greyed out even for Compatible Apps

I am using a Motorola Moto E with Android Kitkat and I am unable to move applications to my SD Card even for Apps that support moving to SD Card. I am using ART Runtime (Developer) instead of ...
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Limit download rate in android?

I have an irritating friend of mine who has evil eye on my unlimited data plan. I have a few time asked him to do his own recharge but he tends not to. It's so irritating when he asks to tether. Can ...
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Kitkat internal memory issue

I am using HTC Desire 816 handset which contains 8 gb of internal memory. In that 8gb i can use only 3.9gb for storing app related files and other stuffs,remaining space occupied by OS. Currently i am ...
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Flash Alert for HTC Desire 816

I have installed and tried too many apps to make use of flash light for incoming calls but none of them is working properly. Is it issue with device or android apps not supported for Desire 816 ?
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Completely muting notifications while leaving the ringtone on vibration

I have an LG G2. I'd like to completely mute notifications, while leaving the ringtone on vibration. I know I can set different volumes to notifications and ringtone, but the lowest the notifications ...
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Regarding the “Error Downloading: insufficient space” error in the Google Play store

I've spent a long, long time searching for a viable, long-term fix for this problem; though I'm beginning to believe that Google Play (or Google Play Services) is to blame. I recently factory reset my ...
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Touch won't work [on hold]

I have a boost max zte that I just replaced the LCD screen to && the touch was not working so I left it alone to find when the phone turned of &- I turn on the touch would work for a ...
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Determining/stopping random phantom notifications during calls

I recently switch carriers and got a used Galaxy S4 to replace the one I would no longer be using. The phone was already cleaned up but I did a factory reset on it myself to be sure. The problem I ...
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Is 4.0+ Disk Encryption compatible with Custom Recovery/KitKat ROMs?

There is a prior question that answers this for Android 3.0 but some stuff I have read elsewhere has said that installing TWRP will not work with encryption in more recent versions of Android, so I ...
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CountDownTimer used for Buttons appearance in a sequence [on hold]

Source code is given below , in which buttons are created successfully in a sequence by using countdowntimer but for matching the user OnClick button with the sequence pattern of buttons , I could not ...
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Nexus 5 > Lollipop upgrade notification lost

I have an LG Nexus 5 and I am running Android 4.4.4 on it. I've been seeing a notification telling me there's an upgrade for my Android OS for several weeks now (Lollipop upgrade), but I've been ...
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Is rooting possible on an already encrypted device

My device is already encrypted. It is not rooted. Note 2 GT-N7100. I made an attempt to root it earlier a few months back and it tripped the KNOX counter and void the warranty. But it didn't root the ...
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Force new Mobile IP

I'm using my droid phone, running KitKat, to wifi tether my linux box to the internet. The application that I'm writing requires me change my ip address on occasion. Is there a way that I can ...
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External SD card keeps unmounting

Everytime my sd card unmount itself automatically and mount again and sometime... it won't mount. Restarting and/or shutting down the phone won't do anything. I'm using Samsung Galaxy S5 with ...
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Vibration for notifications no longer works after update

Two days ago I updated my Samsung Galaxy Core II, and now vibration for notifications don't work. What can I do to enable it? There are no vibration options in my sound settings.
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How to figure out what the Android Software Update is?

I just received a "Software update" and in the details it says important [sarcasm] stuff like: Size: 91.45 MB Improved stability. [WARNING: The devices will be restarted during the ...
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How do I transfer music To a Moto4g phone without using Google Play?

When I try to transfer music files a pop up box appears warning me that the files will be transferred but I might be unable to ply them which happens.
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Is it possible to repair an accelerometer?

First of all, my device is a Moto E. It has fallen two times, both from bed height. So after the second fall, I noticed that my screen orientation stopped changing. I checked the "rotate screen ...
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What does a single tap on the lock screen do?

The Swipe lock screen on my S4 running Jellybean and Kitkat has a number of actions. Swipe left for camera Swipe right for other widgets Swipe down on the widget allows you to them click on the ...
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How to root droid running 4.4.4 KitKat

I have a Motorola XT1080 (also known as droid maxx) from verizon, and it is running android version 4.4.4. Is it possible to root this device, and if so, how do I do this?
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ICE (Emergency) contacts from lock screen - how to access when SIP is configured?

Using Android version 4.4.2 (on Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini). I have added one of my contacts to the OS built-in ICE contact group and assigned to one of the four emergency contact buttons that are shown ...
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I cant move apk data and lib with link2sd [on hold]

I cant move apk data and lib with link2sd, I get -directory '/data/sdext2/data/com.xxx' : I/O error
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Fastest method to transfer files from Android to Windows on the same network [closed]

There are many ways to transfer files from an Android device to a Windows computer across a single private WiFi network: FTP, SMB share, HTTP, web-services, proprietary protocols, et al. What is the ...
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Allow restricted account to use app from a 3rd account [duplicate]

How do I allow restricted account to use app from a 3rd account? I basically have 3 users setup, mum, dad, and kids. The mum account is the master one. I have installed an app in the dad account. How ...
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Phone keeps saying Unfortunately, launcher has stopped

My Coolpad Arise keeps popping up a looped error message that says 'Unfortunately, launcher has stopped.' and then it won't let me do anything. I tried factory reset, I tried clearing cache partition, ...
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How to avoid update and go right into the application?

Whenever i open Clash of Clans, it gives a popup saying Update is available! Good news! A new version of the game is available There is no cancel option. No matter if I click the back button or ...
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Menu button on Samsung Note with 4.4.2

Samsung Galaxy S5 with 4.4.2 uses Menu button for recent apps and long-press on Home to open Google Now. Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition, updated from 4.3 to 4.4.2, still uses Menu button for ...
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resetting my Nexus 7 [duplicate]

recently, I downloaded Android 5.0 on my nexus 7. I hate it, and want to reset my tablet. If I do, will that take me back to the original factory setting (4.1), and if so, can I upgrade to 4.4 kit ...
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Can't get new Digiland tablet to cast/mirror screen to Roku

I got the DL701Q Digiland recently but I can't get it to cast to my Roku. When I open the cast screen menu it displays that it has found the Roku on the wireless network but when I click it to connect ...
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Galaxy note 10.1 as a Cell Phone

I have a similar question regarding the use of my tablet as a cell phone as well, I have a TMobile galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition, with no phone capabilities neverthe less Its a SIM card with a ...
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Change WiFi Mac Address

I am running on rooted Moto E (XT1022) Android 4.4, and want to change WiFi MAC Address. I had tried installing BusyBox with Terminal and run the following command. busybox ifconfig wlan0 hw ether ...
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How to fully backup unrooted android phone [duplicate]

Can i make full total android phone backup of unrooted stock phone ,so that after rooting and installing custom roms i can still restore to my original non rooted stock rom and again get my warranty ...
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Uninstall app for all profiles

On my tablet I have created restricted profiles for the kids. These restricted profiles have "app protection" enabled to prevent accidental uninstallation of apps. Uninstalling an app that is enabled ...
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folders of apps not downloaded created in my memory card

I use Sony Xperia Z phone Recently i noticed that in my phone some empty folders of applications like hike and hookup are created. I did not download these applications...so how these folders came in ...
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How to root VSGK845 Prizma phone?

I have an Android phone. It is bought in Israel and it's model is VSGK845 Prizma. It's running on KitKat 4.4.2. How do I root it?
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How to downgrade from Android 5 to 4.4.4 on an encrypted phone?

After certain troubles with Android 5 (see How to fix file permissions on Android 5 so that a certain app can access certain files?) I decided to go back to 4.4.4 on my Nexus 4 for the time being. ...
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How to alter files on external SD after 4.4 KitKat upgrade? [duplicate]

I am unable to alter files on the SDHC card since I accepted KitKat on my Samsung Galaxy Mega Plus. It is not rooted. How may I make that external SDHC read-write without esoteric things like Rooting ...
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my mobile is showing no network card.how should i fix this problem?

Basically I am Using Dual Sim mobile and when i have Inserted both sim Card in My mobile It Shows 1 sim Card With Proper network But Another Sim Card shows No Network Card.and When I inserted That No ...
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what system-level app manages the MMS and SMS sending/receiving? [closed]

having some MMS and possibly SMS issues; uninstalling or data-wiping the apps does not fix. No APN problems. Could be carrier MMS issues.
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HTC One M8 Factory Reset not working

My One M8 has started acting very strangely, as if it is unable to write to its local storage any more. Every time I restart it, it's like it gets reset to a previous point in time - files that were ...
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How to 'force' update apps?

I am currently using Huawei's smart phone. The has KitKat installed and it is rooted. Huawei's app center shows that updates are available for a number of apps (not system) but the same apps ...
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Disable ringtone for incoming SMS from bank

I have a Sony Z1 Compact with Android 4.4. I have a subscription to get text messages whenever my credit card is charged. Some of these payments are handled at night, probably because the payment is ...
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How to use the jack port on a android “Kit kat v4.4 virtual machine”?

I'd like to use the jack port of a Android kit kat v4.4 virtual machine (VMware Workstation 10), but it seems that it's not working. There is no error message, but hopefully it seems that the virtual ...
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Moto G Google Play Edition 5.0 Update [duplicate]

I have a Moto G Google Play Edition running Android 4.4.4. Shouldn't I have gotten the 5.0 update already?
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Help towelroot Motorola razr HD (xt925)

everyone I have Droid Razr HD, but not verizon - xt925 - kitKat was pushed only a couple of weeks ago. Now I have system: 181.46.3.XT925.RCI.en.CA Android: 4.4.2 Build: KDA20.117-3 as of Oct 15 2014 ...
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Setting up IPSec RSA VPN Client on CM11

I am setting up VPN access to my home router using the instructions at http://dev.mensfeld.pl/2014/07/setting-up-a-vpn-server-on-a-tomato-router-wrt54gl/. After getting the VPN server set up, I have ...
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How to increase app storage in kitkat 4.4.2 without rooting?

Curently I am using Micromax canvas 2 colors a120 running stock Kitkal 4.4.2 . The main problem i am facing is lack of App storage even It has a internal memory of 8 GB and I have a SD card of 16 GB. ...
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Root Galaxy S3 SGH-i747M (Andr. 4.4.2) without copmuter?

I've tried several different methods to root my Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747M) that I got in Canada from Fido about a year and a half ago, and I've had no success whatsoever. I'm on Android 4.4.2, ...