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How to get Audio source for FM audio stream recording? [on hold]

I am trying to record FM radio audio stream. I am able to record with one audio source which is 9 for Motorola. But when i tried with different phones it not working. So i wondering how to get this ...
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Aresgen file not found exception in mono for android [on hold]

while developing applicattion using mono for Android in vsts2010 , i am getting the following exception . Error 1 System.ComponentModel.Win32Exception: The system cannot find the file specified ...
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LG G Flex quick remote app missing [on hold]

Can anyone tell me how to bring back my lg quick remote app without factory reset?
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Is there an app that can make your own music? [on hold]

Specifically, I'm looking for an app that you can create beats on, use a variety of instruments to add to the song, and just basic songwriting material. It is for kindle fire hd. I want guitar, ...
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Hide the applications from apps list?

I want to hide the installed 3 rd party apps in android. I hided the app icon in app drawer using Nova launcher, but those apps still visible in settings > apps list? Is there any way to hide it from ...
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How to run an app shortcut or a tasker task when battery temperature is above a custom threshold?

At high temperature: I can trigger an alaram using Battery Bot. Turn off data/wifi/bluetooth etc., using Battery Tasker. But I want to do many things like: Turn off data when temperature is ...
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Are there any apps available through which remote connection can be made from one phone to another phone on android? [on hold]

I know about apps like 'TeamViewer' which allows remote assistance from a mobile phone to a computer. I want to know about apps which can create remote connection just like TeamViewer and similar ...
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Camera picture instant Google search in Android [on hold]

In Android is there any app like where the camera take the picture and upload to Google image search and should show all the result instantly like Google does.
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Full Backup of Rooted Toshiba Thrive w/ CWM

I have a rooted Toshiba Thrive 10 and I tried to dump everything using DE but I get very inconsistent results. The size of the back ranges from 6GB to 14GB. A full backup should actually be 19GB for ...
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Samsung Galaxy S6 missing icon showing how many apps are running

My Samsung Galaxy S6 had a icon on the screen that showed how many apps were running. But now it's gone? Does anyone know where to switch it back on?
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how am I suppose to remotely delete my google account on a device that is accessing a specific app

I recently added my account on a device so he could access my game app whick is the Clash of Clans (COC) now that person is controlling my COC using his device and cursing my clann mates via coc ...
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How can i hide my application from being visible for users [on hold]

I am writting an android application for parental control, How can protect my application from being visible in applications menus.
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Android - Camera LED flash light flashing in wrong intervals in different devices [on hold]

I am developing an app, in which I want to blink the flash light in specific interval. Below are the steps I have followed. 1) Set the Timer for specific interval. 2) In run() method i did the code ...
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Found this amazing app on playstore, but how secure is it?

Today I came across a app on play store called RLWatcher. It is an amazing app which could come in handy in a lot of situations. It lets the user remotely sense movement, sound or even just the ...
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Test automation for Android applications [on hold]

I'm looking for automated test services, just like TestObject or TestDroid. Both seems great, but I would like to find some free alternatives of it.
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How do I enable the System UI that I accidentally disabled?

Using Jelly Bean 4.2.1 on a BLU 5.5 Android phone. If I can't enable, can I download another one?
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list view below navigation drawer is not accesible [on hold]

I am trying to implement navigation drawer on the activity in which I already have a navigation drawer. Navigation drawer is working perfectly fine but the activity's list view is not accessible at ...
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How can I install apps from unknown sources using my Google account on the web?

I was wondering whether or not I can somehow remotely install applications from "unknown sources" i.e not having to copy the .apk file onto my device and then installing. For example, using the ...
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Guided access for android

Guided access is an excellent set of features for the iPhone that allows one to restrict or block inputs to the device. How can I replicated this behavior with my Android phone? The features the I ...
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“Compile with” field empty in eclipse [on hold]

When I start a new andoid application project on eclipse, the compile with field is empty. so the next button is not showing up. How to get it?
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How can I upgrade the OS of my Samsung Galaxy Exhibit from Android 4.1 to 4.4 or higher? [duplicate]

How can I upgrade the OS of my Samsung Galaxy Exhibit (SGH-T599N) from Android 4.1 to 4.4 or higher? I am trying to install Live on YouTube – by Xperia on my smartphone so that I can live stream ...
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Looking for a more efficient way to avoid apps that require creating online accounts

Here's an example of a recurring problem: I'm looking for a simple GPS-based pace-keeping app to keep me on track timewise while cycling, running, hiking, etc. So I find a candidate app via the play ...
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how can I recover a deleted video on Android 4? [duplicate]

My girlfriend deleted a video she didn't want to delete. It has been about 2 weeks since she deleted it, and she has been trying to not fill the phone up with stuff just in case we have a shot at ...
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Lenovo S960 Missing stock battery saver app

I am a lenovo s960(vibe x) user with root access. I got my stock battery saver app uninstalled and now I seriously want it back. I checked on the internet but nothing worked. I even did a factory ...
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how to make my sony Xperia camera work

I have a Sony Xperia arc s but the camera doesn't work since I got it...it just shows a black screen I tried clearing the data and upgraded my os to icecream sandwich...but I can still switch on the ...
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Copying paid apps between two devices

I've checked the posts saying how a paid Google app CAN be shared between two devices, but no-one says HOW to do it. There's all this stuff about using the same Google account, but what does that mean ...
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why does smartphones start to lag after few years of their launch?

I have seen that every smartphone that used to be flagship device start facing lag after a span of time. why does the same RAM, same CPU becomes slower over the years. Taking example of Samsung device ...
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Get the list of applications using a sensor in android

I want to get: The list of applications or pids using a particular sensor in android. Or Sensors used by any particular application. Is it possible?
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Why do apps like WhatsApp, Facebook run background services in android even though their apps on iOS without backgroung services

What is the reason for apps like WhatsApp running background services in andrioid even though in iOS they work smoothly without any background service
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Application self uninstalls

I have a Galaxy S4, Eu version, not rooted updated a few days ago to Lollipop. Today 2 strange things happened: The phone was connected to charging cable but charge was interrupted when it was at ...
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Is there a PDF reader that zooms to omit left+right (vertical) margins [closed]

When trying to read a PDF on a bigger screen phone, I like to quickly zoom to a level that maximises utilization of my screen real estate, so that I can see biggest font without having to scroll ...
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Loading from External SD / Saving to ExtSD

I rooted my device, an Android off-brand tablet, and finally found a way to get all my files onto my 32gb SD card instead of the internal SD. However, it says my apps aren't installed now when I click ...
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“Life Square” app for Android 5.0?

After downloading Android 5.0 on my LG G2, Life Square disappeared. Is there any way to get that back?
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Force an app to full-screen mode

Is it possible to force an app into full-screen mode so all the soft-keys will disappear and the app will take up the entire screen areas?
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How to stop my Android device from being spammed in the browser as well as in the application?

Recently I have downloaded two games: Deer Hunter PreHistoric Worm But after that I have my browser which keeps redirecting me to http://ad.adsmatte.com It is happening every time I load the page ...
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Lollipop + Google Play - small application installs take 10 or more minutes?

The specs: Samsung Galaxy S5 Android 5.0 Lollipop (new device, came with it) Installing small applications in Google Play Store take 3-15 minutes, Spotify has been "installing" for over an hour. ...
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Snipping tool for android device [closed]

I am using Riot board which i was installed android kitkat on it and i want the snipping application for android device like windows snipping tool. I installed dolphin screen cut but it wont works for ...
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Application messages

Need assistance. If I power on or restart my GT-P7500 10.1 Samsung tablet, it takes an awe full long time to become usable. It keeps coming up with messages like "Messager is not responding" - with ...
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Texture coordinates need flipping - but why? [closed]

When I load textures to use in my android application I seem to have a uv coordinate system where top right is (0,0) and bottom left is (1,1). I can solve this by flipping the bitmap as shown below: ...
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How can I run touch screen games in non-touch Android PC?

I have installed Android ×86 KitKat a few days ago on my Lenovo G580 model-20157 PC. Everything works just fine, but when I installed a game, I could not play it since it was meant for touch screen ...
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thanks, how to use esfileexplorer to select files of interest in sd0 and then transfer it to sd1 [closed]

I intended to locate the video files in sd0 using esfileexplorer but all the files are popped up How could I pinpoint the files of interest and then transfer it to sd1
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No apps appearing - unfortunately settings has stopped. com.android has stopped

no apps appear at all. I cant access menu theres only settings app play store ive tried hard reset error messages of com.android has stopped settings has stopped im lost
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Is there a way to “own” an app so that if it becomes paid, you will already own it?

In the Amazon Appstore, you can own any app, even if it is currently free. That way, if the developer later charges for the same app, you still own it. Similarly, if it is currently on sale for ...
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Stacked apps on Motorola [closed]

Somehow my system apps are stacked. Phone app is stck under my contacts app or widget, whichever it is along with another app I cannot determine. When I touch the app my contacts page pulls up. Cannot ...
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Huawei mobile File Transfer to my computer doesnot work

I used to transfer files but now I can't. The USB cable transfers from another Huawei, but from my Huawei mobile it doesn't. I turned debug on. Still my computer does not identify it.
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Tilt left and right is not working in bluestacks

Hi I am trying to play Top free games' Bike Race game in Bluestacks software for Windows. I installed it and I started to play the game. But I am not able to tilt action for adjusting my bike. How can ...
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Button Remapping on MIUI roms

I was using 'Xposed Additions' module in one of the ROMs I used before and it was working fine, I was able to remap the capacitive buttons as per my need, ex : Long press, double click, etc. When I ...
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SIM Contacts App missing

I updated the SIM card on Sony Experia Android phone. On the phone (old SIM card) I used SIM Contacts app to store some contacts Checking under App info => Storage=> Data on phone =>4.00KB but the ...
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How to change the language of the playstore on android phone (samsung galaxy S4) or at least of applications

I have a samsung galaxy S4, as the title say, running with android, and i am french, therefore, the play store is in french, and the apps are also downloaded and installed in french, without any way ...
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Change installation directory on Android

So I have an Android 4.0.4 phone with an empty SD Card and I want to install apps on the SD Card but the apps are all keep getting installed on the phone memory. I have already searched on the web ...