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Can I use my phone as a WiFi-WiFi hotspot?

I have a (non-rooted) Sony Xperia Z3 with default Lollipop installed. One challenge I often run into is that I can connect to a WiFi network, and my friends with iPhone cannot (I've also encountered ...
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None of any chatting apps shows contact list

Today I updated my Lenovo A6000Plus to Lolipop Via OTA Now I am suffering from a very weird problem. WhatsApp Hike doesn't show any contacts in List. Although When I open my contact List I can see ...
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Change assets directory or load assets from other dir to default dir at runtime [on hold]

I have 3 different android builds(exported from Unity 3D); I want to trigger them from a single android app. Unity 3D creates asset bundles and splits them into 1MB files(.split(n));i cannot combine ...
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My Samsung s4 im trying to do restrore [on hold]

My Samsung s4 im trying to do restrore (power+home+volume) . but still downloading now 2 hours ago. no changes . wht I shuld do pls help me
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How to close sequre zone and apps problem [on hold]

I dowloaded app Google PDF from google play which is still disable its why like this i never have any idea? and sequre zone round image on my display screen if i click on that, my display change as ...
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How to save location data in the form of lists [on hold]

I want to create an app in which the past location data is saved and displayed in the form of a tree or a list rather than displaying it on a map. Just a list of local addresses. Is it possible?
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magento soap error :Parsing WSDL: Couldn't load from “sitename.com” failed to load external entity [on hold]

we are devoloping a android app for a magento site we have to pass soap api from magento to android to get session id so we created soap web user and roles in magento admin panel by following this ...
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What new android phone and app is most suitable for producing video? [on hold]

If I want to produce and edit video which phone will provide: A. The best video quality. B. Apps for shooting and editing video C. External hardware needed to shoot video. I also have a galaxy tab 4 ...
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Move to application in sd card in htc desire 620

I have android phone htc desire 620 I want to move my all apps in sd card. I have tried but not able to do it. generally in another phone options is available in setting->apps->move to sd card but in ...
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How to force an app to use a different language? [duplicate]

Is there any config file that we can use in Android to change the language (per application setting)?
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adb and platform-tools not working anymore on Mac Lion

Ok, I had that eclipse + SDK + all projects working fine on my Mac (Osx Lion). After updating the SDK recently, everything stopped working. It seems that some very smart guy there forgot to allow ...
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my what,s app no is not show of out of country [on hold]

i have a other country what,s app no , bt othrt country no is not show of my what,s app acoount . i,m alredy tried other country code & refresh do it . but un fortunately the other county no is ...
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How apps write data into file-system on non-rooted device?

User Apps and Data are stored in /data/app and /data/data respectively. But we can't (even) see that without root permission. So, I want to know If device is non-rooted then How user Apps are ...
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Avoiding facebook messenger sounds and icons while synchronizing messages

I have an android Samsung S4 phone. As far as I can remember Facebook Messenger app has always had this annoyance: when I connect my cellphone to the internet the app synchronizes and downloads all ...
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why any android office software can not play ppt properly

I am having hard time to play ppt in android device, although many applications boasts for it, but on playing either they show blank slides or skip some parts ex:- title etc for some slide so any one ...
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Is “android_secret_code” a code to unlock the SIM?

On my Sony Xperia E, I copied and extracted my SIM unlock app (the official one) and found a bunch of 7 or 8 numbers with the words android_secret_code. Is this my SIM unlock code? If so, just to be ...
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Recently I use Intelijj IDEA to build Helloworld Android project,but when I run the project,it occurs such wrong [on hold]

Error:Cannot run program "C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.8.0_51\bin\java" (in directory "C:\Users\Dell1.IdeaIC14\system\compile-server"): CreateProcess error=2, the system can not find the relevant file
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How to improve using Ultra Power Savings Mode to stop phone addiction [on hold]

Under the suggestion of xkcd, and the following Blog, which suggests shutting off the computer after finishing a task, I began turning my Galaxy S6 to Ultra Power Savings Mode when I finish a task. ...
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how can i restore loosing system applications

I remove some system androids apps(that i dont konw which app) from my phon whith system app safe remover. and now my phon cant open any docx file whith any program. how can do i found the lossing ...
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Firebase simple chat for android [closed]

Hi can anybody have a suggestion on how t implements this simple android chat app in github? https://github.com/firebase/AndroidChat . i need to implement that link for exercising on how to create a ...
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is an app for showing mobile network connection carrier-specific or -independent? [on hold]

I sometime switched carrier for my android phone. After switch, I will need to uninstall previous carrier's app and look for new carrier's app. Is there an app for showing mobile network connection ...
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TextView in status bar [closed]

I am creating application and it will show icon in status bar and I need to add textView above the icon is that possible ?
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Samsung galaxy s3 app removal [duplicate]

Can I uninstall a preloaded app I want to remove flip board but it pops up with a warning that it may cause problems with other apps?
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If I can access bubble of Messenger like apps from home screen then does it not mean any other app can also access that app? Is Android safe then?

In Android phones, we can access Messenger and many more apps similar to it from home screen ( like bubble-heads, lyrics etc). With this we let one app in your phone access another app, (we can use ...
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butterknife zelezny can't show in generate menu for AndroidStudio1.3.1 [closed]

My Android studio version is 1.3.1, When I add the plugin of butterknife zelezny 1.3.2 by the step: download it and install via Preferences → Plugins → Install plugin from disk. but, failed to show ...
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I get an insufficient storage space error when trying to download an app and I have several gigabytes of free space

I have my phone set to use my SD card as default storage. When I attempts to download the Facebook for Hulu app from the Google store it always gives me this error message. I checked both apps both ...
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Setting the DNS of my android device for business

Please try understand what I am trying to do. I would like to use my tablet for business, so I want block content like web pages, just setting the DNS of my android device, and also don't using any ...
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Transfer Swamp Attack on another device [duplicate]

I bought new phone and I would like to transfer on it swamp attack from my old one (with progress in game). Is it possible? I dont have rooted phone. Thank you for your response
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An android music player whose library includes both music videos and and music audio files in same playlist [closed]

I keep some of my music in .mp3 format and other as music videos i.e. .mp4 etc. I am searching for an android music player which generates my music library and playlists including both of them in the ...
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Android Allowed to use pictures [closed]

Do you guys know if I am allowed to use game logos or picture inside my android app.
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recovery whats app history on my new android

My android got broken n my sim card also damaged I want to get my whats app conversation history on another new phone.is there any chances to get it? Please kindly give me the solution.
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Stuck on getting Yelp API to work with Lat/Long coordinates [closed]

I'm pretty much on the last step to getting my app to work before I start focusing on the front-end design. As someone who just started programming just last year and haven't made any serious apps ...
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How can I test functioning of internal component (sensors, NFC, pedometer etc…)

I recently dropped my LG G3 in water. I opened it and let it dry for a long time. It now work properly but some components does not seems to work anymore. For example light sensor, proximity sensor ...
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My phone says I have 7 GB of apps but I only have 3 GB

I am using Samsung Galaxy S4 and I am running low on space. When I checked my apps list it says I have 7 GB of apps, but when I used Memory Map, it says I am actually using 3 GB of space. I've ...
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“Show notifications” is greyed out for some apps. What's causing it and how do I change it?

There are some apps for which "Show Notifications" is greyed out, thus effectively barring you from changing the notification policy of that app. Why or when does it happen? I've noticed this issue ...
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Launcher problems

Somehow after turning off my tablet I lost my launcher. Everything was working fine when I turned it off last night. The only problem I have had was trying to set up a game called "High Five Casino ...
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How to set wallpaper to still image from a web video stream at regular intervals?

I want to set the wallpaper to a still image grabbed from an arbitrary web video stream every X minutes. If there is an app with this functionality, that would be great, but assuming there isn't, can ...
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How do I prevent apps from waking up Sony Xperia 3 compact?

I have a Sony Xperia Z3 compact, with Android 5.1.1. This phone is not rooted, and actually belongs to a friend, so I cannot root this phone. I am having battery life problems that appear to be a ...
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Why application size increases after moving to sd card?

I installed application and see that it allocates say 35Mb. Then I moved it to alsd card and it allocates 41+Mb. I see these "changes" for every application which is moved to sd card. Why it is ...
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Wireless printing from Android phone

I have a samsung galaxy prevail through boost mobile what kind of printer do I need and how do I print from my smartphone wirelessly?
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How can I open and edit large text documents on my Android device?

I have a Galaxy Tab 10.1, rooted, running Android 5.1, that I'd like to use for editing simple text files. By "text file", I mean they are plain text documents, with a .txt extension. I do not need to ...
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WhatsApp in lock state and image share [closed]

WhatsApp lock state: I have connected WhatsApp to data and used for sometime, and after that I locked the phone. what will be my state at that time, whether I were online or last seen. when I switch ...
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How to reverse tether Android to Openwrt router?

How would this be implemented to allow internet access on the Android device? What necessary steps need to be performed on both the Openwrt router and Android device? I have done some research on ...
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Display multiple app screens at the same time

Is it possible to display multiple apps on the screen? Normally, apps load fullscreen, and app-switching switches between fullscreen apps. Is it possible for an app to use only half of the screen ...
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how to view photos of Red mi note in web browser

I have turned on my cloud storage of photos in my Red Mi Note. Unfortunately I lost my phone. Is their any way i can access those photos from cloud.
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lost game progress. how do I restore using google backup

I was playing fallout shelter and one day my vault just disappeared in its save slot it said "new vault". I tried uninstalling and reinstalling it and that turned out a little weird, it took no time ...
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Search tasks by tags in Mobileorg Android

I'm trying to use Mobileorg in Android (OnePlus - Cyanogenmod). Mobileorg syncs well with my Dropbox. The org files staged are captured well by mobileorg. However I'm having trouble searching for ...
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How can I run Xender on my computer?

I found a app for Android called Xender which allows you to transfer files. But my question is how can I run it on my PC?
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How to run a startup script on android mk808b plus?

I'm using an authentication app called 'Proxy droid' to authenticate mk808 device on our network. Every time device get restarted I've to manually switch on the app and then switch on the ...
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merge sms conversations

I know that Hangouts can do this but I have a contact that has 14 different numbers and merged all of its conversation to one. The problem is when new message arrives from one of these numbers and I ...