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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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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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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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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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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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'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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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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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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System has been modified. Pls contact the manufacturer. Thank you. — i don't know what this mean and something's wrong with my phone.

--- I accidentally deleted my android device manager and other folders on my phone that i thought was not useful at all. After, this message on my lock screen appeared. And i can't unlock my phone ...
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why any android office software can not play ppt properly [closed]

I am having hard time to play ppt in android device, although many applications boasts for it, but on playing either they show blank slides or skip some parts ex:- title etc for some slide so any one ...
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Why do I see adverts after closing WhatsApp?

Every time I close WhatsApp I get some sort of an advertisement. According to their site they don't advertise, but I see adverts like this after closing the app: Click image for larger version I ...
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Notification numbers for a lot of apps don't show up?

We recently switched from iPhone to Android and on both of our Samsung phones, apps that we have notifications for (Facebook, Skype, etc.) do not have a number next to the icon showing how many ...
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How to stop the LG phone launching preset applications when the phone is locked and inside your pocket?

This design concerns more LG phones, in my case it's LG G2 Mini, but it was reported also on LG D605 Optimus L9 II and probably other LG phones with the same logic. On the back of LG G2 Mini (Android ...
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Stock voice recorder, camera(video recording) and alarm not working in LG L90 dual D410

I have an LG L90 dual D410 running on Kitkat 4.2. Everything was working fine and I don't remember what caused these problems to occur. May be an update? When I tried to record using the stock voice ...
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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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Install Android APK as Mac OS X app

Is there a tool to package a particular emulator/SD configuration + APK as a Mac OS X application so that it can be distributed and run with a simple double-click? Something like Fluid for web apps... ...
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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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Move apps to internal SD card

My phone has 3 storage spaces available: Internal storage - Internal storage for the OS and non-movable apps (1GB) Phone storage - Integrated SD card (~1GB) SD card - Removable SD card When I got ...
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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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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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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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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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play store keep install games app into my phone

I'm using a samsung galaxy note 1, i'm having problem that everytime when i connect to my wifi or internet, it auto download some games into my phone from google play store..and all the downloaded app ...
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Monitor activites of an app and see what it is sending over the internet

Few months ago, I installed an automation app called MacroDroid, but after few days I uninstalled it. Now today, when I was checking apps in /system/app I stumbled upon an app called ...
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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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Mysterious app in battery screen

There is a mysterious app, 99070 that is consuming power on my Nexus 5X. Any idea how I determine what it is? There is no option to stop or uninstall it. My phone is a Nexus 5X running stock Android ...
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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 to enable double-click

Is it possible to do double-click on Android like you do on a regular computer? Some websites require double-click to operate, and I was hoping I could do the same on Android and get a computer ...
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Why can't I install some games/apps to my phone? (samsung galaxy s4)

I try to download some games, such as crossy roads or, the one i was trying to install in the image, Okay?, and it just says error; couldn't install on USB storage or SD card. But I don't know why, I ...
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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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what to do if my all google apps are not working properly

I need a serious advice from android experts. When I was managing my apps space in my android phone, I accidentally crashed all inbuilt google apps like google account manager, google play services ...
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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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Create sdcard0 symlink on 6.0.1 for WhatsApp compatibility

I recently switched from a Galaxy S2 running CM 10.2 (Android 4.3.1) to a Nexus 5 running 6.0.1 (stock rooted). My goal was to migrate all my WhatsApp data (history, media, etc.) over to the new ...
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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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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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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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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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Can we connect to a Wi-Fi automatically?

Suppose I have wifi password for a particular connection,so can I connect to it automatically? Let's say I save the password on my server(Let's just say I have access to that),so can we connect to ...
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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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Is there a native way to find all the installed apps that have access to a phone feature?

Is there a native way to filter installed apps by permission (features they have access to)? For example, filter all the apps that have access to the camera. Looking to delete all the apps that have ...