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Does Root Boaster override system power management?

In Root Booster I have it set to Speed. Does Root Booster override the system's battery mode? For example when I change the battery mode from "balanced" to "power save", nothing seems to happen. Does ...
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Kiosk Options with Device Management

I run a very simple web-based online ordering platform for a few local restaurant clients. Currently my clients are receiving orders by fax and unreliable GPRS printers. I'd like to take my game to ...
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How some online android applications servers check their app authenticity?

There are some online apps to which if a user modifies it servers ban that user from using it unless that user creates a new account on that application again. How servers come to know that their app ...
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Application for having multiple contacts on a single contact

I would like to know if there is an application that can link multiple contacts to a single contact.I'm looking for an application that can add multiple contacts to a single user so we can add a user'...
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Rooted phone Samsung galaxy s5 (6.0sdk) , give root permission for specific app

i sucessfully rooted my phone , I am also using superuser (grants root permissions to some apps), and it worked. There was mostly when needed always an popup with grant root access etc. But my ...
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Is there a way to move unmovable apps to the SD card in Android 6.0?

I recently updated to Android 6.0 and made my new 64GB SD card as adoptable storage. Unfortunately, as per here: Apps can be placed on adopted storage media only when the developer has indicated ...
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Is it necessary to update android apps

Recently i got a new android smartphone and i want know if its necessary to update android apps frequently.The reason for asking this is 1)does updates for android apps reduce the battery usage? 2)...
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Anti-theft application [duplicate]

So yesterday my cellphone was stolen so from now on i would like to be protected. Are there any tracking apps that won't get unistalled when the thief hard resets the phone?
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App closes when clicking google accounts

I downloaded Pokemon Go 2 days ago and was playing it without any problem. But i rooted my Galaxy Grand 2 today to use in-app purchase hack but since then i am unable to login into it. whenever i ...
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How To Get Files app

I do not have a "MyFiles" or "Files" app on my Samsung Galaxy Note 2 smartphone. How do I find this app? I have tried sobbing into my handkerchief. I have tried looking in the index.
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Is it possible to apply Mac based filtering in android hotpost/tethering

Is it possible in android to apply mac based filtering when we share our mobile network via wifi hotpost. Is it possible to implement it using WifiP2pManger class or any other medium in android ??
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Is it possible to initiate an app using Airwatch?

This should be a very simple question, but I cannot find any documentation on this anywhere... Basically, I have a service that needs to be installed and running on every phone using Airwatch. ...
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Windows phone, Android OS [duplicate]

I made the mistake of getting a windows phone because the price was enticing. I want to run android O.S. if at all possible, being a working full time school full time person I'm looking to save money....
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How can I start Airdroid remotely?

My screen is broken, and I'm unable to start Airdroid (local connection mode). Is there a way to start it from the computer? I know that the phone has wifi on, I can see it when I scan my network.
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How can an app could know your android device? [closed]

Some app account is tied to my phone even after reinstall or change my google account on my phone. Why this app could know my phone?
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Why are apps not loading anything after a while of use (Nexus 5 | 16GB)?

Well the title says it. It happens to most apps that need an internet connection. (Instagram, Youtube, Play Store, Whatsapp etc.) The browser works fine though. But for example when I'm looking at my ...
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Why is some application not supported by device with Intel processor

Pokemon Go is releasing today but sadly I saw somewhere in the Internet stating that Niantic has claimed that the app is not supported by devices with intel processor (in my case asus zenfone 5). So I ...
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cant download ANYTHING on My LG G2 anymore

My phone went in for repairs and since then I am unable to update or re-install whatsapp or chrome. I go to google play store to download whatsapp but when I click the install button nothing happens, ...
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Can system apps be enabled/disabled directly from the filesystem?

System apps can be disabled by using pm disable [appname] and re-enabled in the same fashion. But is there a way to accomplish the same thing by editing some file(s?) somewhere? Context: My Android-...
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Is there an app on Android that won't allow me to turn off the phone? [closed]

I have an alarm app that can be stopped only by turning off the phone. The problem is that I don't want this option ("to turn off the phone") because it's too tempting for me... So I was wondering if ...
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Use google translator in snapchat

Hello guys I'm sorry if I'm posting the question on the wrong forum but I needed to know to know that is there a way that I can use google translator in snapchat. Like if I recieve a message in let's ...
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When I uninstall updates of system apps is it persistent?

I don't want some apps updated (especially some of built-in apps). If I uninstall updates in settings is it for good or only to next phone restart? (I want to have auto updating in google play ...
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Which apps cannot be disabled (without root)?

I need to know more about disabling built-in apps. Some apps can be disabled, but there are some which has "disable" button disabled. Is there any way how to find out which apps cannot be disabled? (...
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Clear app data and maintain logins

As the title says, is there a way to clear all the data of a specific app leaving untouched it's login, settings and other personal information ? There are tons of garbage files that a cache cleaning ...
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How can I tell if someone is getting into my device remotely

I think someone is spying on me. How can I tell if someone read my messages for pink my phone calls or downloading pictures to their equipment or from cuz I have Android IP address pop up on my Google ...
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Can Not install Android Wear App

I have been attempting to find compatible apps that are intended only to work on Android Phones and Install them on the android wear device. I recently Have came across a Moto 360 2nd Gen. and a ...
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Why are there no GOOD video editing applications for Android? [closed]

So, I've been searching a lot for video editing apps lately, I must've installed hundreds of them... most are terrible, some are alright and there are a few that are somewhat good, however none of ...
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Buttons remapper: safe app?

My concern is related to the following message received before I've tried to activate the app using an A5 Samsung / Lollipop 5.1.1. The app is installed from Google play no other external source. ...
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I keep getting the error “An unexpected error has occurred. Please try again later.”

I've tried to use both my card and paypal to pay for an app on three different devices (desktop computer, phone, and tablet). None of them work and on my phone I get "Error. We couldn't complete your ...
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how to fix missing .asec files

Today, I made a big mistake , formatted SD card and erase all files including .asec files that stored in .android_secure folder. So i want to fix that issue without losing my data... i tried to ...
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Youtube in flyperlink

I recently came across a beautiful web browser named Flyperlink. It's really good but only problem with this browser is whenever i open a youtube link in it, it opens youtube app instead. Is there ...
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Backup Quora answers

How can I backup custom content contributed to Quora with the Quora app so that I can keep a local copy of my answers to questions found therein? Thanks.
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Android File Transfer not working?

I have a mac, and I want to delete all the music on my phone and replace it with all the music on itunes in my mac. I've done this before, but it is not working. For some reason, my music is not in ...
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I can't use android emulator in android studio in Mac

Can anyone help me run emulator in android studio in Mac? I tried to run it but it says the following as portrayed in the given image.
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Apps not transferring between Samsung S4 and s5

To transfer files, data, and apps from a Samsung S4 to a Samsung S5, I used the app "Samsung Smart Switch". This transferred the data using NFC. However, of all the apps I had originally downloaded ...
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Unfortunately (any) app has stopped. What should I report?

When one gets the ever popular "such and such" app has stopped, you get offered the option to report it. What are you supposed to say in the "report"?
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How to install apps in SD card on lenovo A1000? Help needed

I have browsed a lot of websites, watched many videos on YouTube but couldn't find how to install apps directly on my SD card. My tablet, has only storage of about 2GB, and so I cannot fit every app ...
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Viewing saved posts on Facebook app

How do I view saved posts on the Facebook app for Android. I can save such posts by clicking on the vertical arrow sign on the upper right hand side of the post and select "Save Post" from the list ...
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How do I bookmark answer in the Quora app?

In the Quora app, how do I bookmark an answer to some question I am browsing? Also related, I once found an answer to some question but that answer seems to have disappeared, swarmed by all other ...
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move data+app to external sd card without root android 6.0

I wish to move all the game data to external sd card. The option in settings>app doesn't move the data to external sd card. It only moves the app to external sd card. I have LG G4(not-rooted). I ...
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Whether a new user of my old number can see my old WhatsApp messages?

I was using WhatsApp with my mobile number since last 1 year. Suddenly the number got deactivated due to no call/messages for long days. However, I got to know that the same number has been allotted ...
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How do I decode gzipped packets?

I am trying to do some analysis on a mobile app to see what data is being sent to the owner's API. I thought this would be a simple case of installing "Packet Capture" and viewing the data, however it ...
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Is it possible to run an app directly from a USB flash drive (OTG)?

I'm almost giving up on this, can anyone help me? I have a Samsung Galaxy S6 which means that I can't get an external sd card mounted to my phone. So I bought an OTG flash drive with the hope that I ...
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Google Cardboard video gets paused automatically

I just bought a new Google Cardboard and downloaded the official Google Cardboard app. The problem is when I play videos in the Google Cardboard app they are pausing automatically, which is very ...
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Block Launcher only shows white screen

I installed block launcher hoping to test my modpe script. But block launcher only shows a white screen. And in the recent apps list it only shows app thumbnail. Not even the app icon. Tried ...
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Is there a way to get the URL of a page opened in an app?

For example, an image opened in app. Can you copy its URL somehow? Thanks
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I don't know coding at all, but l want to learn Android development [closed]

I want to learn Android app development. I don't have much knowledge about coding. I am ready to take all efforts and hardship to learn. But I want to know from where to start? How to start? What ...
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How to maintain established connections android when changing wireless network

I need to resolve the following problem. I runs my application android conected with my server on cloud, but my established connections disappears when I switch the (Wi-Fi) wireless network. Why this ...
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Change package name of WhatsApp? (dual sim)

I'm pretty new at Android and I'm interested in buying the One Plus 3, since it's a cool device and dual sim. Problem is that I would like to have two WhatsApp instances, since I need one for work and ...
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Authentication is Required Google Play Store

I have tried everything that was said in the answers below but it just won't work. I want to download an application but whenever I accept the permissions prompt, a notification appears: "...