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Google's personal journal?

Recently, I was wondering why there is no preloaded note-taking tool on my phone, since it was pretty standard component of PIMs for cellphones for more than 15 year now (well, that's for ...
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How to tell what app or process periodically sends SMS messages?

About a week ago I purchased a T-Mobile SIM card and activated it on a $3/mo prepaid program. This program requires you to load your account with $3 per month to keep it alive, and these include 30 ...
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List of apps that can be frozen?

Is there any list of apps that come preinstalled in stock Android from Google that can safely be frozen with Titanium backup? Like Google newstand, Slides, Google Play Movies etc?
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Couldn't move app android Z740 4.1.2

I recently bought a 32GB micro sd card and at first I could move my apps to my SD but suddenly it stopped moving them and it always gives me the error of couldn't move app every single time... please ...
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Moving installation location on non rooted Android 5 Lollipop device

I have a Moto G (2nd generation) with Android 5.02 on it. Internal SD card is about 8Gb and I have an external SD card with 16Gb free space. Moving application to SDCARD from the application's menu ...
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Google Play insufficient space error

I am using RED MI Note. All my applications are installed in internal storage. I have 2GB of space available in internal device. But when i try to install Any.do and Greenify I am getting error ...
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can't install app, because it's not supported in my country/area [duplicate]

I recently moved to another country and i would like to install bank appliation for my bank account in this country. however Play Store says i can't do that, because it's not available in my country ...
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Telerik Calendar Control Recurring Event [on hold]

I'm using telerik calendar control in android application using Xamarin.Android where i need to display events. i got stuck in recurring events. i'm following document ...
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Smart Switch between 3G and WiFi to maximize connectivity

Hi I plan to stay connected all the time by having my Android phone switch between 3G and WiFi automatically based on availability of WiFi Network. I was wondering is there an app that can do the ...
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Samsung GT7582 dous 2 [on hold]

My Samsung GT7582 dous 2 phone settings had been deleted from applications arrangement.And says "unfortunately uninstalled" when click it through short cut of the phone.Please tell me how I can get it ...
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copy phone number from incoming call - forward in a message

I am a former iphone user converted to the glories of Android - running a new MotoX 2nd gen with Lolipop. One thing I could do easily in iphone was copy phone numbers and text, i cant figure out how ...
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How can I increase the volume of the other party of my recorded call?

My own voice is very clear, but the other party is barely audible. Is there a way to reclaim that part of the call? I have tried the in-call volume but that seems to only affect my own voice.
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How can I store data from my users, compute the data, and then show the results? [on hold]

I'm new here, so please pardon me if I'm not doing this correctly :) I'm designing an app that collects data from users, using a form of sorts (basically just a few 'parameters') and want to perform ...
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Require password to exit app

How do I make my Android tablet ask for a password when I try to exit a specific application? There should be no way to exit the application without giving the password.
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Auto-sync killing battery all of a sudden on S3?

I have had my S3 for a good long while, ever since they were new with Verizon. Almost immediately, I bought an extended battery and all was good. In the last week or so, the battery has begun ...
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Anyone have any resolutions to stop kid mode crashing now my S4 has updated to lollipop 5.0?

I use kid mode at least once a day or I used to before my phone updated to lollipop 5.0. I use an S4 and now when i open the kid mode it says I have to install the app which I have several times now. ...
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Why all the applications are getting crashed?

I have micromax canvas turbo. I have tried with 4 custom rom's, the same problem is faced in all the Rom's. All the applications starts getting crashed(Ex: com.android.acore has stopped working, same ...
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Network App Restriction

I recently bought a japanese cellphone (Fujitsu F-06e NX). It came with some really cool apps but most of them have limited functionality due to network work restrictions (Phone must be on docomo ntt ...
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An app named 'UTC' reappears after every reboot even if it is uninstalled

After every restart an app named UTC reappears even after uninstalling. I also keep getting notifications that the UTC app stopped working. Can anyone suggest a solution? Here is a screenshot of the ...
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How can I view only one star ratings in Google Play Store?

I find it quite annoying that there is no easy way to sort the reviews of an Android app: - neither can I search for certain keywords that may appear in a review. - nor can I change the sort order, ...
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Call blocking with spoken message?

Does anyone know of a call blocker that will let you create a voice message for blocked calls? What I want is to block calls from hidden numbers. This is almost always salespeople so I want to just ...
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NSTimer Android Equivalent [on hold]

I've been looking for a way in Android to call a function repeatedly based on a time interval akin to NSTimer in iOS. In researching this problem I've come across posts recommending usage of the Alarm ...
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How we can get android phone's Manufacturing Date, Refurbished check by programmatically? [on hold]

I'm developing app which is about showing android phone hardware and software information such as Internal storage, Screen Size, IMEI, Rootes etc. I got suck in get some information such as ...
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How to change drawer options list selected item from activity [on hold]

I want to update selection in drawer option menu from corresponding activity. Problem is that Activity does not have fragment instance.
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Id3 Tags not properly recognised

I have so far tried a number of applications to listen to music on my Android phone, and I'm for now settled with Google's Play Music. However, it has the same issue of every other app I've tried. Let ...
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Looking for a timer/countdown app where you can customise the notification music [on hold]

As I've said in the title I'm looking for a timer/countdown app where instead of having a buzz or beep sound to notify time is over I'd like the app to allow me to use a music of my choice. If you you ...
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Error:(62, 28) No resource found that matches the given name (at 'value' with value '@integer/google_play_services_version') [on hold]

I added a new build rule in the dependencies of the application module like: 'compile 'com.google.android.gms:play-services:3.1+' After adding this rule i am getting an error like: Error:(62, 28) ...
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how to show android bitmapdrawable change on next clickevents [migrated]

On next click when user inputs text, previous text on image is gone. How to save all text inputs on bitmap drawable on all click events? onCreate() { ImageView mView = (ImageView) ...
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Android phone as a GSM gateway

I am currently in a foreign country. Is there anyway which I can make calls using my home country android device from here?. I mean I connect to that phone through voip and android device setup a call ...
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Cannot download APK file on my phone

I want to try out my app with the apk-file of my bin-Directory.I sent the apk per mail. I can download and install it on my tablet (Samsung Galaxy Tab3 Lite) without Problems. But my Smartphone ...
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How can I find out the developer of an app from its APK file?

Given only an APK file, how can I find out the developer of a non-market Android application?
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How to find amount of time slept in week with Sleep as Android

This question is about the app Sleep As Android and its add on Sleep Cloud. I've got cloud sync add on but everything is too complicated. I just want to know Total ammount of time I spent sleeping ...
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How to get mp3 files form Saavn app

I am using Saavn for listening to and downloading music. The problem is that the app downloads all of its data to my internal storage. I have only 8GB of storage in which only 5.23GB is user usable. ...
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Gmail App crashing when printing email from App

When I am trying to print an email from the Gmail App, it is crashing and saying unfortunately Gmail has stopped. Device : Moto G 2nd Generation Lollipop 5.0.2 Please tell me what could I do in ...
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How does battery charging apps work?

How does battery charging apps record 3 different stages of charging i.e., slow charging (0-70%), fast charging (70-95%) and trickle charging (95-100%) states? Does this mean when battery percentage ...
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Moving/copying an Appliction from one Tab 4 to another Tab 4

How do I copy/move an application installed on one Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 to another Samsung Galaxy Tab 4. The application is no longer available on Google Play Store.
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How to make apps update automatically when the screen is off in play store?

My problem is that my device is not updating apps when I hit the auto-update button, it does only update all apps if the screen is on all the time! how do I make them update when the screen is off ? ...
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Can applications be downloaded without a Google Account and without disabling security features?

If I wish to install applications such as Skype, DropBox, etc however without registering for a Google account, is that possible? If so, how do I install them without a Google account?
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How to run two Messenger applications logged into different accounts?

I have done a bit of research, and that coupled with some programming knowledge leads me to believe that it should be perfectly possible to run two seperate applications of Facebook Messenger. Is it ...
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Google Play Store No connection

Why when I enter Google Play Store using my LG-P875 phone, it shows only "No Connection Retry"? A few days ago I was deleting some apps and other stuffs to save up my storage space, and I wonder if I ...
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Why is it not possible to download any apps when using Opera Max?

When I am using Opera Max, I can browse Google Play Store, but I cannot download any apps from there. When Opera Max VPN is stopped then I can download apps from Google Play Store. What is the ...
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Kindle screen suddenly became very dim on LG tablet running 4.2.2 Can't increase brightness

How can I increase brightness of Kindle screen on my LG tablet running 4.2.2? Screen suddenly became very dim. Thanks.
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my internal memory is empty but cant add new apps

Not enough storage when loading apps to my phone why is this and my internal memory is empty, also new 4gb memory card is brand new.
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Are there different results, depending on how you uninstall an Android app?

When uninstalling an Android app, is there any resultant difference between any of the following three procedures: Find the app in the Play Store, and select "Uninstall" or Open Settings, Select ...
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How do I delete an email address from Facebook App login page on Android?

A mate recently used my mobile facebook app to log into his account. Now, I always get his email as the default when I go to log in to Facebook on Android App. Although not a big issue it is very ...
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Are in-app-purchases applied after an app reinstall?

If I purchase an in-app-purchase (e.g., in-game currency or content) and I remove the app and install it later, will the in-app-purchase content still be accessible? For example: Plants VS Zombie 2 ...
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Android App initial release date

When you are viewing an app in Google Play store, it displays the following : Updated, Size, Installs, Current Version, Requires Android, and Rating. I am trying to do some research and figure out ...
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Image and Video Files not showing up in Gallery

I am using Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS Smart Phone, All the images and video files present in My Files(default file browser app for android) are not showing up in Gallery(default app), and Other ...
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Screen mirroring with Chromecast on apps that disallow it

I currently have a Chromecast and a Sony Xperia Z3 The problem that I am having is using some apps with screen mirroring; 4od and Sky Go. If you are not from the UK then these are apps for watching ...