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How to modify in android to set default Apps for ever?

I have Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime 4.4.4 rooted. Default behavior is when I open a file (PDF, DOCX, Video, etc) it asks me with what to open it with. I choose "always" every time. But once again it ...
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Android OS with VR in future [closed]

I've heard a rumor that Facebook has been working on VR and have successfully launched one product, Oculus Rift. Have any VR projects been released or announced for Android?
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Unable to download apps: insufficient storage

My Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime sm g530h is not downloading any apps. Phone storage and SD card both total free, but it always shows this error: Error downloading there is insufficient space on the ...
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Can't sideload some apps on some kernels (idlekernel, Cyanogenmod kernel)

I always wanted to use idlekernel but once I install it, the apps would disappear (also happened on Cyanogenmod kernel). Usually the apps that it doesn't want me to sideload are the ones that gets ...
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How to launch an app immediately after another app is closed using Tasker

I need help creating a Tasker profile that will open Aldiko Sync ONLY after I have ended the main Aldiko Premium app. So with this profile, Aldiko Sync automatically launches and does its thing ...
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Apps moved to SD-Card can not be launched

I use Nokia XL. I tried moving apps to my SD Card and they report, App not installed when I try to open them. I've restarted the phone but it didn't help. I've changed my launcher which also didn't ...
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Get around an app that won't work on rooted device

My bank's app has stopped working after an update. Trying to open the app gets the error "The device is rooted. For security reasons the application cannot be run from a rooted device". Then the app ...
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HTC One M8, Marshmallow: apps list not working (Playstore install error: 505)

HTC Recently pushed Android 6.0 to my HTC One M8. (NL) The update installed without any problems, but I'm now experiencing a few bugs. I can not access the APPS list, it gives me the 'please wait' ...
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readd my Google account on another device

I removed my Google account from another device because my acct would not sync. The last sync date was 9/12/15. So i re added the account and then a message "waiting to sync" appears and doesn't do ...
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How do I drag apps from one home page to another?

I upgraded from Galaxy Mega to Galaxy S6 Edge +. In Mega, I can drag one app from one home page to another without going through the ones in between. In S6E+, it seems that I have to go through each ...
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How do I undo a close of a tab?

I upgraded from Galaxy Mega to Galaxy S6 Edge +. There seems to be no undo button. In Galaxy Mega, when I use Chrome, I can undo close tabs. However, in S6E+, each tab opened in chrome is part of the ...
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OnePlus One infected with malware/virus. Webpages redirect to tradexchange.com

My OnePlus One seems to have been infected with the tradexchange virus. My PC suffered from it, but I managed to remove using a variety of malware removal tools. However, now, my phone is affected, ...
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How to use an older version of an application?

I was using an application. Then the multiplayer mode stopped working, so I decided to reinstall it. After I uninstalled the app, I realised that an update had been made and my Android version is too ...
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Is it possible to change the icon of an application?

I want to change an application's icon, in other words, I want to repack an apk file with new icon, is it possible ? if yes, please tell me the way i should go on
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'Database' like Psion 3?

In the olden days, the Psion had the ability to create your own little databases. I used these for anything from books by author to DIY projects. I can't find anything similar for android. There are ...
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Android Phone that keeps downloading apps without permission

Its disturbing that whenever i access the internet, apps of which some are on the playstore are able to download automatically. I have tried using antivirus, apps detectors and different android ...
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Is it possible or not?

My question goes like this. As we know playstore has great no. of applications and we need to use many of them. but if we install many apps at a time phone becomes too slow. so we install apps only ...
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Player for audiobooks

I need solution for audio books. Specific of audio books is that usually they contains many files like: 3_01_01.mp3 3_01_02.mp3 3_01_03.mp3 ... 3_02_01.mp3 3_02_02.mp3 ... It is very difficult to ...
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Is it possible to update the backup android application file from playstore?

Is it possible to update android apk files saved on sdcard but are not installed. any application or any method if it is possible. Edit I just want upgrade the version of these files because in ...
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Stuck on “Switch_root” command trying to follow tutorial on “How to run Debian on Android” on my Samsung Galaxy Mini 2

I'm trying to install debian on my Samsung Galaxy Mini 2 (where previously I've installed android 4.4) using this tutorial as reference : http://whiteboard.ping.se/Android/Debian I need your help ...
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Droid Explorer - Input string was not in a correct format

When opening the app it gives this error "Input string was not in a correct format." Can you help me?
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my samsung tab 2 not able to downlaod

Why is my Samsung tab 2 not being able download anything with Google play store app? I have tried to downlaod programs like mozilla firefox, avast antivirus for android, my bible etc and have tthe ...
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Unable to download apps from google playstore via wifi

Is there any possibility to block app downloads from google play store via WiFi? I tried all the steps like Clear cache data from playstore app Delete google account and recreated it Factory reset ...
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Customized dialpad for SIP based application

HI Everyone actually am trying to create one SIP based application for that i planned to give a own Dialpad for my application but i have a problem in that can anybody give me a way to do that
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Moved apps to SD card, phone died, SD card lived, how do I use the data?

I used the feature in the apps menu to "move to SD card" but I can't find an answer online to what this does, precisely. So if nobody knows how to use the data maybe I could just get some information ...
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Get a list of all applications I have ever installed on any phone [duplicate]

This is strongly related to Android market. I have once used an application which I now cannot find using the search function. Unless it was withdrawn, it must still exist and I want to find it. ...
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Google Play says my device isn't compatible with the app even though it meets required Android version

I have a Hisense HS-U601 with Android 4.4.2 but when I try to download apps on Google Play that requires 4.0 and up it always says it's not compatible. For instance I can't update my Instagram app ...
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Is it possible to switch network mode without stopping current data service?

I use Samsung Galaxy J5. My device has Android 5.0 in itself. What I want to do is, switching network mode from GSM to WCDMA quickly without stopping current data service. Why I want to do this is, it ...
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auto toggle from 2G to 3G on low network coverage via TASKER

in some areas there are low 3G network coverage and due to that i am unable to receive calls is there any setting in TASKER or any other app by which i can make them auto toggle when i receive low ...
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After factory-reset, I cannot install apps anymore

I did factory-reset to my Huawei Y550 and now I can't install any app. Facebook isn't working anymore, please help me. I have no idea what i must do.
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why apps are automatically download? [duplicate]

**I think my android get infected. many apps are automatically download and install in my android. how can I stop this??? I does not tried anything for this. **
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Google play services has stopped - UbiSlate 3G7 tablet [duplicate]

My Datawind UbiSlate 3G7 tablet pops up messages Unfortunately Google play services has been stopped
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opening files in mounted directory from within apps

I have successfully mounted a local network location on to /sdcard/routersd ; I can successfully browse within this mounted directory and do copy/delete operations. My purpose of creating that is for ...
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Searching for an app to Send & Recieve recording audio in emergency situtations

I tried to complete this task, using tasker and automate but didn't sucess. I didn't found a way to send the audio message, to the second android in realtime (like whatsapp, or pushbullet). I want ...
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How could I make AIDE run R instead of Java or C?

I was able to install R on GNURoot in Android. Now I would like to make AIDE run my R programs, since it can pull and push fro and to GitHub. Any ideas? Is it even possible? Many thanks in ...
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Menu Button for Android 5.0 / Lollipop

I recently upgraded from an Android 4.4/KitKat Samsung S4 to an Android 5.0/Lollipop Asus Zenfone 2. On my Android 4.4 device, there was a menu button on the bottom left. On my new Zenfone there is no ...
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App icon not appear on the phone

I have upload the APK successfully with the app icon however when I dounload the app to the phone android sign appear and not my app icon. How to change that ?
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Deactivate start of app

I have an app called "podcast" on my phone. unfortunately, when i try to open it, android closes the app because "it slows down my device" and gives me this notification: "Podcast was closed. to use ...
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Could it be possible to implement api support of recent version of android to older versions?

Like developing an app like xposed that enables apps requiring more recent versions of android to run on older versions?
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How to make an apk unbackupable?

i have a apk i want to sell that app.but the problem is i want to make that app uncopyable ,backupable,shareable via shareit or any other app.sorry for my bad English.
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Weird app on my andriod. Unable to uninstall it

Here is this weird drawer/app I am getting when I swipe on bottom left corner of my screen. I tried to uninstall it, but can't find it in the list. I believe it is some malware/adware, as it shows ...
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Can't uninstall an app in android which is showing adds frequently

An app is showing ads frequently in my android. I cant find it in the app collection. I also tried Settings -> Device Administration but didn't get it there. Then I looked for it in Xender (app like ...
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My android phone instal app on it own

I use Evercoss AT1A and I have problem with my phone. It installs applications on its own, without my permissions. Can someone tell me how to fix it? It doesn't update any applications, it ...
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“App not installed” error

I installed Badland from Play Store. It worked. Then I uninstalled it and tried installing it from Amazon Appstore. Every time I try to install it, I get the installing screen for about a minute (long ...
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Can I see just what is installed on the hard drive of my phone?

I have a Moto G 2nd Gen running Android 5.0.2, and I don't have a lot of space on the actual phone hard drive. A lot of things can be moved to the SD card, and I do that when I can, but sometimes I ...
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What does the circle with dots mean?

I have this circle with dots that showing up on my apps. Where did it come from and how do I get rid of it? I've attached some screenshots: It sort of floats on top of it. I can move it ...
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Tablet as a secondary monitor

Do I have any option to use my Galaxy note 10.1 (2014 edition) as a secondary screen? I want it to use for photoshop, which runs on the pc, but i control it in the tablet. I know I can draw with the ...
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How can I enable the internet on other apps other than the web browser?

The wifi that I am using requires me to input a username and password for it to work. I can successfully do this on the web browser (chrome) as it brings up a webpage (ie 192.168.1.1/login). However, ...
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Can I make an app like Twitter without knowing how to program? [closed]

I want to develop an android app for my clients just like twitter/ facebook in which i can share all the stock market updates to them.. is this possible without coding (by drag and drop) i have ...
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Cannot enable download manager so play store doesnt work

My phone is a Huawei y5c running Android 4.4.2, and I have accidentally pushed the "disable" button for the download manager app. Now I can no longer enable it: the button is grayed out. There's no ...