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Whatsapp Databases inside android device

Whatsapp is keeping some database files in internal memory, inside the folder /WhatsApp/Databases in the format "msgstore[date].db.crypt8". Will my chat history be gone if I delete those files? Are ...
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Would ART prevent an old game from working?

I have an old game which I used to play on Kitkat. Now that my device is running Lollipop, I cannot play it at all. It loads but pressing "play" and it would just quit. I tried reinstalling it without ...
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Android Socket Error or crash [on hold]

0 down vote favorite I'm using the following code to send data to a tcp server but i got errors. any idea ? Does i need to user a thread ? can i run it directly on a function ? The Msg & IPo ...
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how do i get rid of blurry on my android blu phone [on hold]

I don't even know what I did to get it on there it is on the idle screen and I can't see my pretty background how do I remove this from my blu phone I need step by step for I'm 54 and a phone idiot ...
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How to access and modify Android code for a Cordova android application? [on hold]

I am pretty new to concept of developing an application for the android platform, and am trying to build an app in Cordova where I am trying to parse the data in a csv file to display in the app ...
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Problems during Wifi

Bro Please tell me I have android V 4.1, How can I connect this mobile to my pc for Net, Or I forget my wifi password with whom I am connected, Is there any way to find it out?
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Change app opening animation

I want to know if there is an app that can change app opening and closing animation like Nova Luancher, but works with other launchers. If there's not, how would you change app animations in Java? If ...
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Change SM-G530H Memo App Limit of 1500 Characters (rooted phone)

I have Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G540H lollipop version 5.0.2, rooted... I have also Titanium Backup Pro and ES Root File Explorer... Stock Memo App has limit to characters per each unit, I think ...
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Not Able to free up space on MICROMAX Unite 2 A106

I have Micromax Unite 2 A106 and my internal storage of phone is full and i am not able to transfer the apps stored in internal storage to the external storage (microSD card of 8GB) and i am not able ...
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How to update Android 4.0.3 to Android 4.1 Allview Alldro tablet

I want to install a game on an Allview Alldro Speed tablet that requires Android 4.1 or better. I found out that my tablet has the 4.0.3 version (what a bad luck!) and the developer stopped updating ...
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sur.ly addon in my googlechrome browser

My browser is slow and I believe it is sur.ly which appears on the top left of my googlechrome browser. I RESEARCH IT. It seems to be an addon. But how to I get rid of it. have a galaxy prime on ...
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Package name not working with apk downloader

I am trying to open a google play store app on my PC. I have followed all the instruction (twice) to make sure I had it right. I downloaded a package name viewer too. When I copy and paste the package ...
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Send post request using Volley and receive in PHP [on hold]

public void insertLocation(Location location){ mDatabaseHelper.insertLocation(location); } public void postLocation(final Location location){ if(location == null) return; ...
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Offline FM radio app [on hold]

So I looked up and it seems my LG G3 has inbuilt FM hardware. The problem is every app I find seems to be online only. Does anyone know a good app that uses the FM hardware so I don't have to use my ...
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Clearing app settings related to file type

I'm trying to open a file written in R, with the extension .R. While I alternately used Turbo Editor and another application to edit .R and other text files, at some point, I set as the default app ...
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android webview admob splashscreen layout [on hold]

I've made a simple webview app . I have tried a lot but I cant get it to work, refered to link dint work out . Hope someone can help me here. admob is not displaying after the splash screen .if ...
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which apps are these!! we stay in brazil

I want to know the name of these apps .. i want to track my sister.. she doesnt let me touch her phone.. i just want to know the name of these apps.... i want to know the name of the apps.. the 3 ...
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Make a social network app to share calendar events [on hold]

I'm new to Android development. I am enthusiast and want to make a simple but effective app. I want to make a mini social network where I can add friends based on facebook profiles and I should be ...
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Shortcuts disappear from home screen whenever wallpaper is changed, 4.1.1

I have a second hand HTC One S, given to me as a gift. Whenever I change the wallpaper, the apps and folders I have carefully added to my home screen disappear and I have to drag and drop them all ...
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What is an Activity in Android? [closed]

I'm a beginner to Android Development, Can anyone please explain what is exactly an 'Activity' means in Android ? Is that similar to a 'Page' of an Android Application ?
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Google Movie Showtimes App [closed]

please help I'm looking for any application of android that receives information of this google site: https://www.google.com/movies this is the closest I found, but does not receive information ...
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What is the minimum Android API version supported by Appium? [closed]

What is the minimum Android API version supported by Appium? I am planning to deploy the Automation using the Appium.
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Live Streaming in Android Phone [closed]

I want to Streaming Live video in Android Mobile. Which Method I want to use? Now I am only know about the RED 5. Which Method used for live streaming in android?
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How to hide winrar or other apk files in general?

I have stored some important files in my android phone in rar format. I've hidden these files in .nomedea folder. I've also enabled password for these files via win rar. The problem is for opening ...
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need a platform to run programmed code independently on a single harware [closed]

can you suggest me a hardware or a platform on which,I can run a program without going on windows or other regular interfaces ..need a simple platform to directly run my program codes.
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Force application use

Is there any application that forces the user to first run a specific application for a certain period of time, before allowing the user to run any other application? We want our child to run a math ...
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Cannot remove corrupted applications on Xperia

Please help me to remove this corrupt applications on my Xperia. I cannot delete it because it always says "Application not found".
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Installed app got replaced with the Andy Android icon and doesn't start

Backstory: I went to pick up my phone to play Clash of Clans. The icon was the Android. When I tapped on it, it said, "app not installed". I went to the app menu and it disappeared. What causes this ...
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How to export conversations from Bluestacks to an Android?

I used to have WhatsApp on Bluestacks but now I own a cellphone and want to restore my conversations and contacts from bluestacks to my phone. How could this be done? Is it possible!? When I try to ...
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Galaxy Grand 2 connection with computer

Problem with Galaxy Grand 2 connection with computer: When I connect my phone to computer it shows (Found New Hardware - Samsung Mobile MTP Device) and nothing else happen. This message stays the same ...
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Fetching data from URL and display in listview [closed]

I want to learn about JSON parsing. I want to fetch the data from a URL and display the data in a ListView, but I am getting blank screen nothig is showing:- please help @Override protected void ...
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Unknown symbol on Samsung tablet [on hold]

On my Samsung pad in the notification top row, I have a symbol that looks like a ladybug with 2 antenna, round at the ends, and faceing 3 oclock? \
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How to prevent phishing or misuse of licence verification? [closed]

Nowadays there is a huge demand for android market. Hats off to the developers. But there are some apps like Lucky Patcher, Freedom, etc. which hacks the in-app purchases. Also they help in hacking ...
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MY Android phone is being hacked or duplicated

Someone hacked my phone, or has a copied it,and is opening multiple accounts on social sites, and all kind of dating sites. My phone shows my actual internet search history, and all kinds of crap that ...
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Unknown App get installed Automatically

I have Android Kitkat 4.2.2 tablet. When I rooted it and used it for about 4-5 months I got no problem, one day automatically one app named "engrils" and such named 2-3 apps got installed as "system ...
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My IP address is wrong. How can I change it

I live in Iowa but my IP address is from another state. Why? I would like to change it to my area.
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how to change OR Upgrade H180 to latest android

Please I ordered a phone from china to Nigeria and all the applications on it were written in chinese. Later when we tried to change the settings, we discovered that there are only two languages on it ...
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Null pointer exception in canvas while drawing custom view [closed]

After selecting an image from custom gallery view and getting its id in extras I am not able to draw it on canvas. Here is the code. public class DrawerActivity extends AppCompatActivity ...
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How to begin android developing? [closed]

I want to start android developing and I'm a starter do you think Lynda java essential and xml essential are enough for learning android developing? , If you know websites that have android projects ...
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How to move (ICSDroid) Calendars to the Phone section

This questions splits this question into smaller parts. Living without Google So first of all I would like to find out, how I can move the 2 ICSDroid calendars to the Phone section. I think with ...
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Cordova/Ionic run android not working inside of VMWare Workstation 11

I'm trying to run my ionic/cordova app on my android device from my VMWare VM. I'm using VMWare Workstation 11.1.3. I plug my Galaxy S6 into a usb 3.0 port on my laptop (all I have are usb 3.0 ports) ...
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Internet is not working except Whatsapp application

In Xiaomi Mi 2 mobile, I can't connect to internet except Whatsapp application which is running smoothly. I can't open any website on any browser also Gmail and other apps are not working. This ...
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Is there any way to stream music (stand alone) from a wifi enabled smart watch running Android wear?

I recently purchased a sony smartwatch 3 and it has wifi built-in and is running android wear 5.1.1. One of the main reasons I bought a smartwatch was to listen to music while I'm at the gym which ...
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Searching for a way using ICS Calendar files from dropbox [on hold]

So I currently use Thunderbird with Lightning and have imported several ICS files there on my Windows system (more details on how I did this here). This works great. But for Android there does not ...
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does LBE security work on android 4.3?

how do i make LBE work on and android 4.3 stock touchwiz rom? i have tried a few versions but they were in chinese. is there any working English version?
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blocking permissions in android apps

i want to block (not just block, but give false info- device ID, IMEI, sim serial, etc) to my apps and to achieve this, i use xposed framework with either donkeyguard or xprivacy modules. However, due ...
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Taking picturs of cats (app)

I am using the app Neko Atsume, but there is problems with the screen capture portion. When taking a picture using the app, all that shows is a black screen. I have tried fixing, including updating my ...
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Unfortunately WhatsApp has stopped.

So, yeah. The infamous error. I know several ways of "fix" this. But, Factory reset, erase cache, erase data has not work. When I'm trying to put my phone number for confirmation in the app, it ...
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Chmod failed: Operation not permitted

I tried to install an apk (from android-python27) project but during installation I get the following Error: 01-27 10:32:24.349 29806-29833/com.android.python27 D/PythonAPK: Unzip extracted ...