The Android SDK (Software development kit) is a set of development tools for Android.

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Why android OS lags?

I am using Lenovo k3 note, which has octa core processor clocking at 1.7ghz with 2gb RAM, I don't think it is because of hardware, As simply saying whenever I get a call, touch sensitive doesn't work ...
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Unlocking an HTC desire 510 phone

In this tutorial is the method I am currently following to unlock the bootloader. Just before Step Four there is a paragraph that says: "The Command Prompt will spit out a token in the form of a ...
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Android Studio says no emulator installed in ubuntu 14.04

Whenever I try to start a virtual device in android studio a message pops up saying KVM is required to run this AVD No emulator installed Please Download the emulator So I followed the ...
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Why doesn't Google fix Android fragmentation [duplicate]

I am a noobie. But this question bugs me. Why doesn't Google state a standard interface for all the device kernels out there (I guess Microsoft did it for Windows). That way it will be easier for ...
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Packages for API level [closed]

Hi, I'm new to Android development studio. My question is, if I am not using Android Emulator then do I need to install only these checked packages for every API level ?
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I have installed a few USB drivers, but Android Studio

Sorry, I should have explained in more details. In my mobile, Gear icon -> Settings -> SYSTEM -> {} Developer options, I have select (set tick) both "Android debugging" and "USB debugging notify". ...
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Android Studio and USB driver [duplicate]

I have installed Android Studio 2.1.1, when I click the run button in Android Studio 2.1.1 window, I got "No USB devices or running emulators detected". I have connected my mobile with USB and from my ...
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Allow USB debugging popup does not come in my new PC

I am using a Nexus 10 Tablet( Android 4.4.4) . I have 3 PCs where I was already doing android development and one new PC on which I started today. All are windows 7 64-bit Service Pack1. The only ...
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Droid Explorer Cannot Start because Unable to locate aapt.exe in the SDK path

Iam just installed Droid Explorer version 0.9.04 (x64) This morning and already locate the SDK folder but when i luch the application it's show me that Droid Explorer can't locate aapt.exe in the SDK ...
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DroidExplorer won't find Android SDK

I'm trying to install DroidExplorer, and before finishing the installation the program asks me for the "Android SDK path". I have created the folders and downloaded the the Android SDK from Android....
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Android Studio (Windows 7) does not detect ASUS Zenfone. Cannot run my app

So, I will list the problems one by one. Please help. I plug phone into laptop's USB using Phone's own data/ charger cable. Everything is ok. Phone is in MTP mode. Android Studio does not detect the ...
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Mount command on Android fails

I got a problem when executing the "mount" command on Android... Specs: Sony Xperia Z3 (D6603) Rooted Bootloader NOT unlocked Sony XZ Locked Dual Recovery What I want to do is the following: I ...
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How to revert Androidone X510 to Lollipop

I am making use of Androidone, Model:X510 Version: 5.1.1 Recently, my phone received a system update, so I installed the system update, and my device upgraded to Android Marshmallow 6.0. After this ...
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Development drivers on MAC

I have a Huawei Y320-U151 and I'm unable to detect it on Android Studio running on Mac. Time ago I've been able to develop for other mobile phones without any issues both in Mac and on Windows -after ...
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Phone is locked and Volume Keys don't work

I have HTC Wildfire s, It is locked and asks for google account because of many pattern tries however I have seen that there are two methods to reset it, one is by settings and other is by volume ...
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Fastboot doesn't see nexus 6p

Currently trying to unlock my bootloader, but cannot get my nexus 6p to determine that it's connected to my PC. I can use adb commands while it's on, but booting it into fastboot mode with the adb ...
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Speed up Android SDK Emulator

I recently installed Android SDK (not Android Studio or Eclipse) to emulate an Android Watch. I downloaded the ARM images and the Android Support Library. Everything goes fine, except that it is ...
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App icon on home screen mobile

I made a app with Android Studio but after installing the icon won't appear as shortcut on my home screen. You see it only on the Apps screen where are all the other apps shortcuts are. Missing some ...
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How does S Pen (Samsung) show cursor on screen?

I would like to know how does samsung android os show the pen cursor when I took the pen out and point over screen without touching the screen? It is a miracle for me. I cannot find any sources.
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Custom os issue in Samsung tab 2 p3100

I m facing an issue while I turn on Tab Warning A custom OS can cause critical problem in the phone and installed application. ... Please give me any hint how can do restore this tablet ..
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How to connect a Motorola Xoom 2 ME (MZ607) on fastboot mode to a PC?

I am trying to connect a Motorola Xoom 2 ME (MZ607) on fastboot mode to my laptop running Windows 10 as per described here: https://goo.gl/ln57PX When the system loads, Windows recognizes the device....
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SDKController “Waiting for Connection”

Hey folks have any of you used theSDKController application for Hardware emulation? When I following the process (http://tools.android.com/tips/hardware-emulation it's updated now since you need to ...
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Does updating the Android SDK remove older versions?

Every once in a while, my whole Android gamedev platform gets updated (Overlap2D, LibGDX) and there are dependencies on newer versions of the Android SDK. If I keep updating to newer Android SDKS, ...
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Is it possible to record screens of two android phones connected to a PC?

I am new to Mobile testing, Recently started using Android adb and started recording device screen using adb shell screenrecord command. Just wanted to know if we can record screens of two android ...
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MonkeyTest, TimeService, ikeyboard, Measure [duplicate]

I have a Lenovo s850 and since last month there has been a malware or Trojan in my phone. This virus is undeleteable, it doesn't delete even after factory resetting the phone because it declares ...
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Combining two different Android SDK Manager

I've two different Android SDK Manager in different locations, is there any way to merge these and make a single SDK manager. perhaps by copying and pasting directories
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Install Custom ROM in Samsung galaxy y CDMA SCH-i509 [duplicate]

Can I install custom ROM in Samsung galaxy y CDMA SCH-i509. I had already rooted the phone. Please give in details...
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Droid Explorer does not recognize Android Studio as a valid Android SDK during install.

Trying to install droid explorer on a Win7 laptop. To get Droid Explorer installed and working, do I need to: 1. Install older version of Android SDK? 2. Wait for Droid Explorer to catch up? 3. Do ...
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Android: accessing app's private external dir

I'm developing an android app and I want to let the user keep his data in case of changing device. I planned to save everything needed on the SDcard. Is it possible to access the app's private ...
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Samsung USB Driver for Windows 10 - Android Studio

I've got an issue setting up the AVD in my Android Studio as Intel HAXM is not working with my Windows 10. So, I am trying to debug and run my projects with my Android device. However, after trying to ...
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Create a custom recovery from scratch

I have an obscure Android phone (Orion Pro x500a). I have another question which led me to ask another concerning custom recovery files. Since my phone is rather obscure, I can't find a custom ...
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is CPU virtualization needed to run Android Virtual Device?

My Dell Laptop has Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor T6400 (2M Cache, 2.00 GHz, 800 MHz FSB) CPU which has no virtualization support. http://ark.intel.com/products/40479/Intel-Core2-Duo-Processor-T6400-2M-...
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How to install adb/fastboot in cmd (with usb-drivers)?

I need adb for some reason, but don't know how to install it and getting the usb-drivers? I heard you have to download the full android sdk? What is to do?
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Is it possibile to extract individual files from a .ab backup file?

If I run: adb backup -apk -shared -all -f \Path\to\backup.ab Can I then later extract the .ab file on OSX to view and edit individual files?
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How to lock android sim network?

I want to manually lock the android sim card network is that possible and how to do it?
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NullPointerException, getPhone error when trying SKD-21, Messages displaying on Samsung Galaxy s4 after update to Lollipop 5.0.1

Yesterday I updated my Samsung Galaxy s4 to Lollipop 5.0.1. It is important to note that my phone is not moded in any way nor has it been rooted. It is the standard user version phone. After the ...
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OS X Yosemite - Nexus 5 - ADB Device Offline

I've been trying to initiate ADB commands on my Nexus 5 using my MacBook Air. However, when I type adb devices into Terminal, my Nexus 5 is listed as offline. I've tried disabling/enabling USB ...
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Why I cant scan the the Whatsapp QR code? [duplicate]

I have tryed to scan the QR code using whatsapp for web, also I see the: ok, I got it, then a green line start to scan but noting happened, I just downloaded the app yesterday night and also Im in the ...
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How to install SDK packages offline after download is complete?

I'm trying to setup my Android development environment and for some reason I would rather do that offline instead of using SDK to download the packages. So far I managed to grab a list of packages ...
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Notification remain on home screen

I am using GFive Presdent Tango 7. Its showing notifications Like "Viber is denied to read sms" and "android.google.setting denied to read location".These notification appear on screen one by one .. ...
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Can not install substrate on emulator

I'm trying to install cydia substrate on emulator, when I try to link substrate files I got multiple errors, Then I replaced /system/xbin/su with a suid-ed /system/bin/sh file and disabled SELinux ...
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Platform-tools not showing in Mac OS-X

I've downloaded the Android SDK, and am running the SDK Manager. I've downloaded all of the packages, including Android SDK Platform tools (v 21.1.2). However, I don't have a folder called platform-...
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Auto restart android OS

I am looking for a mechanism so that I can auto restart my android 4.3 phone at periodic intervals without human intervention. Is there some way that allows me to do that ?
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Add applications to the original Android ROM

How can I add applications to the original Android ROM installed by manufacturer, and not lose them after a factory reset?
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Why Android device screen rotate only in Portrait and Landscape orientation?

I have android device LG E400 which has only two types of orientation first one is Portrait and Second is Landscape. It works on 90° Orientation(Left Landscape), 270° Orientation (Right landscape). ...
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Problem with Android Emulator on Android Studio. HAXM Kernel Module not Installed [duplicate]

I recently switched over from Eclipse ADT to Android Studio and as soon as I tried to fire up the emulator, I saw the following message: emulator: ERROR: x86 emulation currently requires hardware ...
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How to unbrick Nexus 4 after flashing compiled Android?

Today I compiled Android from source as explained following Google's instructions starting at https://source.android.com/source/initializing.html. After flashing the compiled image onto the device ...
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What is Android's sleep mode [closed]

Many developers speak of Android's sleep mode. When exactly the device goes into sleep mode ? What is st standby mode ? How standby and sleep mode are different (or related)? When the device goes ...
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Is there a way to beam a picture “To the tablet”?

There exists a solution where we can beam Picture/Video from a tablet to TV. But, is there a way, where is I use a Tablet as a display device on a wall, and beam pictures to the tablet? Thanks.
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how to disconnect asus usb connection from eclipse

im a beginner in android apps mobile. i already launch it in my phone asus T00Q, but i have problem to disconnect the usb from eclipse. some said we should put the mode on charging mode and not Media ...