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How to set MTP mode on phone with broken screen in USB charge-only mode

My phone’s screen broke from a 30 cm drop. The touchpad is dysfunctional while the display itself still works (i.e. I can see everything). USB mode is charge-only, so connecting to the PC is not ...
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Find notification sound associations

Is there any way to find out all app notifications associated with a given sound on Lollipop? I have some app associated with the same sound as my text notification. I want to change it but I can't ...
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No Internet Access while connected to WIFI, android lollipop

I have a SAMSUNG Galaxy j5 with android 5 installed. suddenly My WIFI Internet encountered a problem. I can connect to wifi networks but no internet access. Mobile data still working without problem. ...
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How to make bind-mounted (mount -o bind) folders visible for non-root users?

I want to mount-bind an app data folder in /data/data/... to a user subfolder in order to automatically synchronise the contents for backup purposes. As root I use the following command: mount -o ...
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fixing water damage in phone , due to.rain [duplicate]

I got my lenovo s1 vibe wet in rain today firstly speaker was not working but i have aplied hair dryer thn put on chrging in switch of mode but after few hours speaker was working properly.but later ...
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not appering and work my files can you help [on hold]

I cant do any thing without my files
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Lenovo A7000 update from Lollipop 5.0 to 5.1 [on hold]

A couple of days ago, I downgraded my Lenovo A7000-a From Android Marshmallow ( can't remember what version it was cause it was hell of a shit ) to Lollipop stock Android version 5.0, Baseband ...
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How do i install apps directly on SD card in Lollipop?

I have Android Lollipop 5.0 installed on my phone and I already made the SD card the default storage option. However, when I try to install an app from the Play Store, an error message pops out, ...
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SwitchMe App crashed while switching to new user

I have installed SwitchMe app to use multiple users. When I tried switching to secondary user, the phone rebooted and stuck up on EULA and Diagnostics screen. When clicking next not responding and ...
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Restrict to use specific app in android device [closed]

I develop app for restaurant. The waiter gives the android device to the customer and the device is installed my app. And the customers can order from this app like a menu sheet. I just want to ...
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Gmail won't retrieve emails automatically after lollipop 5.1 upgrade

I have a Motorola Moto 4G 2nd gen and since purchase I have used google's gmail application for my email. Everything worked fine. I would receive emails very quickly without having to do much. ...
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Lollipop upgrade “killed” most of my SD apps. How could I completely remove them?

I did the Lollipop upgrade on my Zenphone 5 (yes I'm late) and now, most apps (not all !) that were moved on my SD card appeared as a grey android logo with an SD card (I've tried unmounting, mounting ...
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PopBackStack Method Doesnot function Properly [closed]

@Override public void onBackPressed() { super.onBackPressed(); if(getFragmentManager().getBackStackEntryCount()==0) { this.finish(); } else if(getFragmentManager()....
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Can't find a sample for .KAR file or MIDI file reader?

I'm searching a lot of times where I can find a sample for .KAR file or MIDI file reader in android. I've only seen those sample apps that can read and play .KAR file or MIDI file in android apps. ...
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Internal memory partition for phone

Hello I am new to Android programing first off but i am willing to do the work. Can anyone point me or explain how to partition the internal memory of an android phone. Here's why!! I am looking to ...
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How to get rid of performance suggestion on Samsung Devices

How do I get rid of this really annoying performance suggestion that pops up probably 50 times a day?
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Play store fails to update apps under lock screen

I have noticed on my Sony Xperia Z1s running lollipop 5.0.1 that apps fail to install if I lock the phone or it times out. Apps do install in the background, though, if the phone is being used or ...
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MotoE2 Android Lollipop 5.1 [on hold]

Phone keeps sendind error code ERROR NETWORK CHANGE or ERROR NO INTERNET CONNECTION. Yet I am connected.
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Trouble with android's gallery app

I recently changed my cell phone, I shifted from using a Nokia Lumia 530 to a Samsung j7(16 gb). when I transferred my SD card to the new phone the in the gallery the images had two copies yet in the ...
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Configuring Android to IP FORWARDING

Android version : Lollipop. Rooted: Yes. I'm trying to connect a PC to a Laptop via a WLAN. I'm using my android as a WifiAdapter. I connected the android node to the WLAN. With a USB cable ...
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Recover data from unbootable android 5.0 note 3

I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 3, which was weeks ago fully functional but had some glitches like it couldn't run games such as clash royale without an external power supply; in this case I used a power ...
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Write permissions on SD card

I'm using Alcatel OneTouch Pop 2 (5) Premium (running Android 5.0.2). I have not rooted the device. I have a problem writing to my SD card, which I use as primary storage. For a reason, I do not have ...
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Can i fake having a gyroscope?

I recently started playing 'Pokémon Go', but for the AR/VR to work a gyroscope is required. Is it possible to simulate/fake a gyroscope using the sensors already in the phone? I have a Vodafone smart ...
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How can I get rid of the guest login 'feature" of lollipop 5.1.1?

I DO NOT WANT ANYONE BUT ME, to be able to log into my tablet. Can anyone please tell me if/how to "DISABLE" the guest login feature on Lollipop 5.1.1? Lots of chatter out there about how to delete ...
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How to enable otg in moto e

I am using MOTO-E and working on lollipop OS. Here, OTG is not supporting. I have read it from google which Moto-E doesn't support OTG. My question is Will oTG work on OS 4.4 (Kitkat)? How to ...
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How to support usbotg in Karbonn titanium machfive

There is folder of usbotg in es file manager but didn't support USB drives
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How to find which google account was synced previously with my android ?

i am using motorola E2 2nd generation and it stuck on screen after reset , i forget my google account that previously synced with my phone ? can anybody help ?
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Multitasking Android 5.0

I have an LG-V400 running Android Lollipop 5.0.2. I want to be able to multitask in dual windows with apps that did not come with this device. When I try to multitask, I am given this prompt: which ...
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Is it possible to redirect Call Microphone(front) to the other main mic?

I've revived my Sony Xperia Z ultra(Screen was cracked,Phone bent), Installed the latest updates(Lolipop etc). All functions seems to be working correctly. But then when i tried to call, I hear the ...
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Request for PIT file (Galaxy S6) [duplicate]

I recently bricked my galaxy s6 while trying to flash twrp recovery. Apparently it was an unsupported recovery and I need to reflash the original recover with odin, but it says it needs the PIT file. ...
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.thumbnail file [duplicate]

.thumbnail file is occupying a lot of space in memory. I have very few pictures on the phone. Deleting doesn't work. There were 2 previous questions regarding this which did not have a solution. ...
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Unable to install kali linux using linux deploy

[14:47:05] Removing environment ... done [14:47:12] Updating environment ... done [14:47:20] Updating configuration file ... done [14:47:20] >>> install [14:47:20] The container is already ...
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command to get current volume level

Is there any adb command to know the current volume level of android device? I find this somewhere: sqlite3 /data/data/com.android.providers.settings/databases/settings.db "select * from system where ...
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Set auto-update on a app by app basis [duplicate]

How can I auto-update certain apps and leave other apps non updated in Android 5.0 with PlayStore 6.7 for smartphones?
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Music volume changes unexpectedly, without warnimg

My phone is a rooted Sony Xperia Z1s running lollipop 5.0, and I have noticed whenever I listen to music, and specifically with music clients, like the default one or Spotify, whenever there is bass, ...
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How can I enable the dropdown notification bar on lockscreen on the Asus Zenfone 2?

On my old phone (Samsung I9305), I was able to enable the dropdown notification bar while the phone was locked by using this Xposed module. However, it doesn't work on my Zenfone 2. (Running 5.0, ...
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What is Motorola Camera app's Photo naming convention?

The Images are saved as IMG_yyyyMMdd_kkmmssSSS.jpg Here, the yyyyMMdd part in filenames matches the first half of the photo's EXIFDate/Time data. Can anyone please help me out with figuring out the ...
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Delete a specific word from auto suggest in Google Keyboard

The Google keyboard learns from your typing and makes predictions, which is very useful at best. It's annoying, though, when I finish a big project and have to see names and terms popping up all the ...
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Download from Comand Line

Is there any command in Android to download some file from internet using the command line. I tried wget but it's not available on my android device.
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My Galaxy Note 4 doesn't get OTA update despite official updates has been released (N910C)

I've SM-N910C (Note 4-C), and my android version is 5.0.1 while marshmallow is available for this device. When I go to phone setting>about>update it check and says your phone is up to date! also my ...
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Unable to login to facebook due to Network Exception

In HTC m7 . When I login to facebook . It shows me an error Please check your network connection or try again later. (HttpNetworkException: AsynSocketException: connect failed, type = Socket not ...
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Galaxy s4 with android 5.0.1 Google account settings

Every time I tried to go to setting account. Hit the Google account. The settings app stops running and take me back to the home page. Anyone know what's wrong? And how I could fix it? Thanks
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Connect/disconnect WiFi from android quick setting menu

Is there any command(adb or anything else) which I can use to connect/disconnect my android device to WiFi from quick setting menu. I need to connect my phone to some SSID by going to standard setting ...
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My phone keeps unpairing with my watch when it gets out of range

I'm using a Pebble Time smartwatch (on Pebble OS v3.13) and Xperia M4 Aqua (on Android 5.0). Whenever my phone gets out of range it unpairs with my pebble. I end up needing to forget my phone from ...
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Block Android 6 upgrade? [duplicate]

I am getting pushes for Android 6 Marshmallow on a couple devices. I do not want or need it, especially with some changes that affect how the USB popup now has no "Just Once" option in 6.x (according ...
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Fastboot not flashing/erasing recovery

I am trying to fix my phone (LG G2, Lollipop 5.0.2) by reflashing a recovery (the old one was corrupted). I've managed to get into Fastboot however I cannot flash / erase it; this is the output: # ...
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Write access for external SD-Card?

[Android 5.0, Huawei] I've done some tests and it seems that even though an app has permissions and new File("storage/storage1").canWrote() returns true I'm still unable to write to the external SD-...
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Remove Gmail account in android 5.0.1 galaxy s4

I wanna remove an old gmail from my s4 . But every time go to setting and tap Google. The settings app stop running and return me to my home page. So I could be even get to the options. I've tried ...
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Installing Fresh Android OS [duplicate]

I have Amazon fire tablet. I want to install fresh android 4.4 or above. Is there any step by step instruction available somewhere or how do I do this?
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Stop notification of whats app messages when other application is running updated to Lolipop 5.1?

Hi i am using Samsung Galaxy E7 and upgraded the os to lolipop and now what issue i am facing is. whenever i am seeing and image or using calculator, and suppose i get whats app message then the ...