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Android Hang Problem :(

I have searched so many forums and sites. found many apps to minimize hang issue :( at last a article with some helpful tips founds. Android Hang Problem But i am seeking for some real tips to get ...
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Custom Grid Extends Gridview problem with onitemclick

hello i am trying to make a custom Gridview from the native Gridview and override the onitemclick. But it never catch the clicks on my custom gridview Here is my code: ------------Custom GridView ...
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App that lets me display Battery as a bar on top of status bar [on hold]

App ID request. A while back I came across an article talking about an app that lets you display battery percentage (And other notification counts or capacities) as bars along the edges of your ...
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How can I run multiple copies of the same app?

On iPhone it's very easy to clone an app (running multiple copies of the app on the same device); e.g.: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H4f_aLSRnQ8 Is it possible to do this on Android?
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not able to download apps in Micromax Unite 2

I recently bought a Micromax Unite 2. I can't download any app from the Play Store. In Settings->Storage>default write disk, I have selected as Internal SD card. The SD card it shows 5gb as ...
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Downloading and installing an application in the system/app on a un-rooted device

Is it possible to install an application in the system/app directory on a un-rooted device? Right now I can do it on a rooted device, so I was wondering what I have to do to if the device is not ...
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Android 4.2.1 - Operating System Storage is occupying too much space

Dunno if this is a proper question to ask here, my problem is about the storage of my android on the internal memory. I have 16gigs of sd card, 16 gigs internal storage as well, but I am seeing this ...
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Set ringtone to start from a specific point

I recently got my Nexus 5 and I would like to know if there is any way that I can set a ringtone to start from a specific point from a track that I have on my phone. There is any app that can help me ...
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Android Smart Speaker [on hold]

Dear Sir I am Developing a android app in which app automatically set volume of speaker with respect to environment noise.and these all functionality will be perform on voice call e.g after accepting ...
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Admob missing ECPM [on hold]

I have been working on a android game which I will publish to google play for free with some banner ads at the top of the screen. I know how to ad the ads to the app and everything the problem is my ...
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DLNA server that handle subtitles [on hold]

Is there any DLNA server which is able to serve subtitles for smart tv (LG 42LA620s - model 2013). I have tried Pixel Media Server and few others with no success, while PLEX on Windows is working ...
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cancelPairingUserInput not supported? [migrated]

So I'm using a BluetoothDevice object, in my Manifest i have <uses-sdk android:minSdkVersion="17" android:targetSdkVersion="19" /> and in my object I can only find the methods setPin() and ...
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Error while launching App: FileNotFoundException [on hold]

If i try to start my app, i get a Message: "App stopped". After a lot of debugging i get the spot where a Exception pops out and the Application exits. protected List<Map> readMenu(Context ...
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Downloading game memoryp roblem

So I went to download a large game (1GB). It started downloading, and at 96% it stopped and said I don't have enough memory. I wont try to download it again, but that 96% that I downloaded is still ...
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error when setting tabs with navigation drawer [on hold]

i have the error when calling each tab fragment-- 08-19 07:44:09.801: E/AndroidRuntime(2029): FATAL EXCEPTION: main 08-19 07:44:09.801: E/AndroidRuntime(2029): java.lang.StackOverflowError 08-19 ...
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Retrica not working

I installed Retrica on my samsung galaxy s i9003, but when I opened it I could just see blue pixels instead of the image captured by my camera. I tried to change the parameters of the app, reboot my ...
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Play store icons are not in transparent

From past few days I am noticing that play store icons are visible with black background. Even I have done factory reset settings for the phone. I am facing the problem with every icon in the play ...
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Navigation drawer with tabs [on hold]

I want to set the tabs with navigation drawer as each tab open default with respect to the item of list.List is given in a fragment and click of each item of list reach to another fragment containing ...
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The best game engine for android game developing [on hold]

I am currently working on developing android games, but i only knew the very basic. I found a lot of game engine out there to help me specially on physics/graphics etc., and i don't know what's the ...
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Answering machine for Android [on hold]

Is it possible to play audio file or tts service during call. I am developing an answering machine for Android. I heard we can use audio track api. is it possible in any way?
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Unlock SimCard programmatically [on hold]

I want to unlock SIM card through its PIN or PUK through My application which starts on boot for android greater than 3.0, to implement this I need 'android.permission.MODIFY_PHONE_STATE' permission, ...
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How to get real NAND Storage Space? [on hold]

Hello Android enthusiasts The storage shown by playstore applications is not the real NAND flash capacity. It shows the space occupied by system and some internal storage left but the sum of them is ...
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Galaxy S4: “Application cannot be installed in the default install location”

I had uninstalled some of my apps but now I can't install them again. Play Store gives me "Application cannot be installed in the default install location" error when the download is complete. I ...
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Can't get app names to show [on hold]

I can't see the names of my icons anymore. I don't remember disabling anything. How do I get the names to show again? Smasung Galaxy S3 SPH-L710 CyanogenMod 11 KitKat 4.4.4.
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My plague inc app keeps closing/crashing?

When I open the app, it works but when i try to start a game it closes/crashes. I don't get a crash report or anything. I've removed and reïnstalled the app, i've turned the tablet on and off again ...
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Unable to start the Genymotion virtual device [migrated]

I installed Genymotion and VirtualBox successfully and download 1 of the virtual machines. but when I run the Genymotion, receive this error!
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Applications installed get deleted after connecting USB to PC

I had installed quite a few applications on my tablet. But after I connected it to the PC for data transfer some of the applications got deleted by its own. I connected to the PC by plugging in the ...
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Android App - Same phone - Different versions on App Store

I'm using an Android application called 'Out of Milk'. I have it installed on two identical phones (hardware and software). However on one phone it is version 4.2.2 and on the other phone it is ...
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Facebook app nagging about syncing. Can it be disabled?

While only a minor issue, it is annoying. I've had a look at the settings for the facebook app, but even after disabling anything that did seem relevant to this message popping up, it still keeps ...
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How to solve “application not be installed” error

I am facing an application can not be installed error on my Samsaung Galaxy S Plus whenever I try to install applications. I have already allowed installation from unknown sources, but it didn't work. ...
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How to install extensions on Android's stock browser?

I have JellyTime (R30 - https://code.google.com/p/jellytime/) installed on my HTC Desire HD phone which is running a variance of Jelly Bean 4.1.2. Is it possible to add some extensions/features to ...
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what is uses-permission “android.permission.INTERNET”? [duplicate]

I read something about uses-permission in android application , but I don't know what is "android.permission.INTERNET" , or why we need this.
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Anything else works besides safestrap to install ROMs on n900a (at&t) Note 3?

Question is pretty self explanatory. Is there any other method available to bypass bootloader and install ROMs like other models? Is at&t bootloader still under lock and key?
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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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How can I trick or force an app to work on an unsupported device?

I recently purchased an iMito MX1 mini-pc. I was disappointed to find that Hulu Plus is not fully supported on my device. I am able to download the app just fine, but I get an in-app error message ...
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How to sync my iCloud email acct using the stock email app?

I am using cyanogenmod11 on both my phone and tablet which comes with AOSP email app. I've also tried the latest stock email app that Google released recently on the playstore. No matter what I do, I ...
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Is there a way to auto backup my phone files to my PC via wifi?

I am looking for a way to automatically transfer files in my phone to my PC (Win7) if my phone connects to my home wifi network. Thanks
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Getting files using adb shell

I have a rooted Galaxy S4 device which runs Android 4.4.2 & I'm trying to get the files of an application using adb shell, when I navigate to where my directory is and get the root access in shell ...
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i have 500mb available but can't install 2mb app! [duplicate]

i have 500mb available but can't install 2mb app!!! it's so frustrating i tried uninstalling apps, clearing cache, deleting files ... nothing works. Please help.
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Force to buy app with old version of Android

I need to buy some apps from a HTC desire with Android 2.2 but those app are available only for Android 4.0 and newest. I would like to use that apps on my Nexus4 (both smartphone are logged with my ...
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Network security in Android

My question is quite simple. I've been digging around in the subject for quite a while now, but I can't really get a hang of how it works. Scenario: I use Facebook on my phone to chat with some ...
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How can I get the Unknown Sources option on my Dell Streak?

I want to install one application which is not in the Market. I know that if I want to do that I should switch on the "Unknown sources" option, but I don't have "Unknown sources" on my Dell Streak. ...
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conversion printing app from landscape to portrait mode

I often work just with the smartphone (Galaxy Note 3, Android Kitkat 4.4, no root) without any computer. After opening a landscape powerpoint-presentation with the smartphone, I want to print it in ...
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Is it possible to transfer one app from my old phone to my new if my phone is not rooted?

I have recently purchased a Galaxy S5. I would like to root it, but so far, it seems that the "Towelroot" approach does not work on my model (purchased in Japan from Docomo), and other options are at ...
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Check application install

I want to write a simple program (java) run on desktop to first check some application is already installed in the device and if not install it. For installation part I may be use to adb install ...
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Installing android apps in Debian

I'm trying to install a few android games on Debian. I've tried Bluestacks (via WINE), Genymotion, AndroVM, Android-x86 and I still can't get these few games (Samurai Siege, and Clash of the Clans). ...
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Tasker - Advance Settings - Export App Package Name?

I've deactivated beginner mode on tasker and noticed now when I try exporting a task as an application it requires a Package name, I've tried following their instructions and have been unsuccessful, I ...
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Introspy usage in Android

i am trying to use Introspy tool in android device but the trace file (introspy.db) is not being created tool is present at https://github.com/iSECPartners/Introspy-Android Kindly any help if ...
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Package Name Info for Android Apps

Hi I would like to know if there exists a website where in once you enter the name of the android app gives you all the related info of that particular app. I am especially interested in the Package ...
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Can i read the RAM and CPU usage of other applications-Android

I want to know whether is it possible to monitor the CPU, RAM, Network and Battery usage of each and every application installed in my device through my application dynamically? Does Android's ...