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No connection to wifi - automatic connection

I've hosted a wifi network using hostapd and isc-dhcp-server on my pi. This works pretty well, but unfortunately there's a problem: If I click on the "connect" button manually in the wifi settings ...
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power button and volume key broken completely from inside

hi there i have asus zenfone 5 phone and last week the power button and volume keys got damaged so tried to use pen but after few days it got damaged from inside also i am not able to press any keys ...
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Manually set date & time to the future

I'm trying to manually set date & time on my HTC/Galaxy Note 3 device. I am correctly able to set the date upto 30th July, but when I set date to 30th August 2016, the clock reverts back to ...
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Is it possible to root the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900V) on Android 5.0 Lollipop?

I had root on 4.2 previously, but the update lost it, and with it my ability to use Sixaxis, AdFree, some features of NFC Tools and Tasker and Xposed modules. I have searched, but it does not appear ...
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an android application that allows to connect my smart phone to my webcam and watch what it is recording [on hold]

i would like to develop an android application that allows to connect my smart phone to my webcam and watch what it is recording. How am I supposed to do this?help me please!
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Square button doesn't respond

Today the square button on the Samsung Galaxy S6, the one used to close all apps running in the background, stopped responding. It was working perfectly fine one minute but stopped the nextime and now ...
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How do you play music that you have stored on your SD card on the phone [on hold]

I have a Moto E I was wondering how do you play the music off of your SD card onto the phone
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Youtube/Netflix randomlly pauses and displays pause icon after rooting/deleting apps

I fear I may have damaged my samsumg galaxy s4 android 5.0 phone by rooting and deleting some unwanted bloatware. Now when I am watching youtube/netflix at random intervals (2-10 minutes) it will ...
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Interactive UI controls on a word editor for android [on hold]

I am an android developer more of an enthusiast. I have been working on a cloud based Native Rich text editor for android which already has the rich text functionalities like Text bold, Italic, ...
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Hardware Keyboard: Input Language Is Not Changed After Ctrl+Space

I am using Logitech K810 hardware keyboard with Lenovo Tab 2 A10 tablet. OS is Android 5.0.1. Three languages are enabled on the tablet (English, Russian and Ukrainian). English is also the system ...
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Play store will ask the password [closed]

I bought my Samsung Galaxy J5(2016) last Monday May 23,2016 then last night when I opened the play store because I supposed to download some games it need some password.
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How can I enable the “Add user or profile” option on Lolipop (Asus Zenpad S 8) - fw.max_users?

Hi I have been setting up Parental Control for a 9 year old kid on an Asus ZenPad S 8.0, which has Android 5.0 Lolipop installed. I created a restricted account for him but tinkered trying to remove ...
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Why can't I access /data/data with DroidExplorer on my rooted phone?

For some reason, I cannot access /data/data with DroidExplorer1 after adbd insecure install on my phone.2 I CAN access the folder via adb and su command. What am I missing? (I want to modify a ...
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Locked out of Note 4, can't remember password, is saving data possible? I am with Verizon

I locked myself out of a Note 4 phone by forgetting the password, not a pattern. I am trying to not lose all of my data and apps. I am wondering if it is possible to recover from what is at the ...
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Save offline Google maps to SD card

I found nice feature in google maps for android - save maps for offline use. But looks it saves maps only to internal memory. How to save maps to SD card?
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android.process.acore constant crashing

I've recently been experiencing this annoying bug. It all started when I entered a fourth Google account for synchronization. I am currently using an LG G2 with rooted lollipop. I can't open contact ...
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I have a folder in my SD card which has some encrypted files how to decrypt it [duplicate]

The folder is of an app NQ vault i have lost my files from app but they are stored in my SD card but i cannot able to access that files because they are encrypted files how can I decrypt that files ...
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Storage problem?

I'm having a weird issue. I'm using a Sony Xperia Z1s running lollipop. I noticed a few days ago that Spotify was giving me a notification that says "No Storage Area Found. Check the device storage ...
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Missing 2G only on my Galaxy s4 I9505 on lollipop

I have a problem with receiving calls and text messages due to a weak 3G signal, now I want to make my phone and force it to work on the 2G mode only, but since I am on lollipop 5.0.1 I don't have ...
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Why does my phone show “Android is upgrading…” dialogue whenever I switch it on?

I am using Infocus m260 (running Android 5.0.2) from the last month. I don't know what happened, but sometimes when I am using the device, it gets switched off automatically and shows this dialogue: ...
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Can I upgrade my phone to Android 5.0 Lollipop with different PDA and CSC WITHOUT root?

Can I upgrade my phone to Android 5.0 Lollipop with different PDA and CSC WITHOUT root? Current Phone Version: To New Version wish to update(Any of the below PDA, CSC versions):
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How to update Galaxy S4 to Lollipop or Latest Android version? [duplicate]

How to update this Galaxy Not rooted S4 GT- I9505 from Android 4.3 to Android 5.0 or 6.0? Currently not getting or not showing any updates either in this device or from Samsung Smart Switch/Samsung ...
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Perform touch on some place assistive app

I have a big tab that I read at night using one hand. The app that I use requires me to touch to the right side of the screen to turn to the next page , and the left side of the screen to the last. ...
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Increase 30 seconds lock time after incorrect attempts

If I try to unlock my Samsung Galaxy A3 (Android Version 5.0.2) with an incorrect password 5 times I have to wait 30 seconds before I can try again. I want to increase this waiting time: how can I do ...
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forgot privacy password

I set a Privacy Protection Password for my Andriod device when I first got it. This means that if my phone ever got stolen and someone changed my simcard to another one, they'd have to enter a ...
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Is rooting the Samsung Galaxy S5 G900V impossible?

I've been trying to root my Verizon S5 (SM G900V) for a while now, but to no avail. It has Android 5.0 lollipop on it right now. I was able to easily root my S4, but nothing seems to work for the S5. ...
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Windows 10/ADB/Fastboot not detecting Droid Turbo in fastboot mode

I recently tried to root my phone, and as you know the Droid Turbo is very hard to root. So I tried to use the TWRP recovery method. But when I try to use ADB or Fastboot to even list my device, it ...
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Thumbnails Gone? Until I Use VPN?

My thumbnails disappeared and I have tried everything to get them back and nothing has worked. I was able to find them and pull out of my system files but cannot see them where they are used in app ...
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'My Files' Application Not Appearing

After updating to Android 5.0, I can no longer find the 'My Files' application. Has this feature been disabled? If not, where is this now located?
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Is this Official ROM of gt-i9506?

Device: Samsung Galaxy S4 gt-i9506. The size of some (linked removed because faulty) Samsung ROMs is 1.3 GB while CyanogenMod corresponding ROM's size size 0.3 GB here. I cannot understand so big ...
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Android Password

My box has been working fine for a week and then all of a sudden today after watching TV for afew hours I turned if off as normal and now when I start it up its starts to load and then stops and ask's ...
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Update Rooted Samsung Galaxy S4

Is there anyway to update a rooted Samsung Galaxy S4 Operating System, currently i have Lollipop 5.0.1, i have tried Samsung kies but it shows a message that the device is not compatible.
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LG Bello 2 missing move to SD button in App Settings

I have an LG Bello 2 running Android 5.0 The internal memory is full and I want to move apps to SD but the button is missing. Now my Xperia C4 and M4 have this button so I know that this is not an ...
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How to unroot Asus FonePad 7 ME175CG

I have Asus FonePad 7 Me175CG running Android 5.0. I'm unable to root it. I've tried many apps from store and also tried to unlock oem using fastboot oem unlock command etcetera. I've not much ...
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Switch Launchers when Powering on and Powering off

So I have the BLU Advance 5.0 and its doesn't have a lot a storage only 4GB but 2GB are filled with other pre-installed stuff... And I moved all my application data to the SD card and, before the ...
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Developer options. still this is not working for android 6.0.1

i'm using moto xt1550, android 6.0.1 how to open developers option ? please reply.. i know Open Settings> About> Software Information> More. Then tap “Build number” seven times to enable Developer ...
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Galaxy S5 isn't getting any notifications but WhatsApp messages

I have a Samsung Galaxy S5 Device running Android Lollipop 5.0. Recently I've noticed that I'm no longer getting any notifications, but WhatsApp messages, which causes me to miss important emails ...
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FORGET LOCK SCREEN PATTERN - ANDROID LOLLIPOP

I upgraded my Moto G2 to Android Lollipop using over-the-air upgrade. It was awesome but I set a pattern lock which I forgot. Usually after 5 wrong attempts it shows the "forgot password" button but ...
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Onenote android work account issue

I have an issue where I'm unable to login with my school/work account on my android tablet in onenote. The funny thing is that is does work in onenote on my android phone, and on my iOS phone. So the ...
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Gallery opens itself on ZenPad10 while the screen is off

I've got myself an Asus ZenPad 10 (model P023) last year, and I'm more than happy with it but there is one small issue I have with it: sometimes, while the screen is off, the Gallery app launches ...
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Do Nexus users get android updates for each new release [duplicate]

As both Android and Nexus belong to Google Inc. Do Nexus owners get forever updates i.e whenever a new version of Android is released? If yes, why they are not shown in the list of Android One phones. ...
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Question about removing Gapps (Lollipop)

I have some questions about removing Gapps. I have Huawei P8 Lite with Android 5.0.1. I want to put CM or AOSP on it, but it seems that there are no custom ROMs available as of yet. I decided the ...
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Why can't I add any more user?

I have an Asus tablet with Lollipop on it. Two week ago I was able to create another user on that device. Now I want to edit another user but touching the lowermost bar does not start any action. ...
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How to resume reading document opened in google pdf viewer

When I open a pdf in google chrome, I get the choice of opening it in google pdf reader, because I installed that app. Now I want to resume the app to continue reading. How do I list running apps to ...
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App not compatible with 5.0 [duplicate]

I have galaxy s5 at&t running android 5.0 lollipop official. But still playstore won't show aa single app but when i search specific app on play store it will show results but i can't install any ...
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How to send a special keyboard sequence using Microsoft Remote Desktop

I use official Microsoft client and I need to "press" Ctrl+Alt+Del or Ctrl+Alt+End. How do I do that?
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Less storage space left after android system updates

I use a moto e first gen with android 5.1 currently. It initially had about 1.5 GB internal memory for usage. But after updating android system thrice,I currently have only 256mb left. I have moved ...
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Android Box as Digital Signage: Sleep / Wake at scheduled interval

I am using an Android TV box as a Digital Signage client device. It receives content from a server and displays on a TV via HDMI. I'm using the opensource software named Xibo (http://xibo.org.uk/) for ...
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Powersave governor VS Marshmallow Doze

After searching on Google and XDA for an answer (which I didn't find), I decided to pose this as a question here. So, I guess that the majority of us know about the so-called big difference between ...
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Lollipop 5.1.1 keeps disconnecting from SSID with no internet access

I have a OnePlus Two running OxygenOS 2.2.1 (Lollipop 5.1.1). When I connect to a WiFi network that doesn't have internet access it keeps disconnecting and reconnecting. I often need to connect to ...