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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Why process restart automatically?

This is really annoying that whenever you terminate a process like Messenger, Whatsapp, Viber etc it restarts itself! I had been thinking that maybe these processes need to run in the background in ...
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Can a hacker simply copy shared prefs from one device to another to hijack a user session/state?

I'm an Android apps developer. I'm trying to address a security concern in one of my apps. I need to test a scenario in which someone will try to copy the shared prefs file (or files) from one ...
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Location showing inaccurate movements

Google showing that I left work for almost an hour. It has me located at s nearby restaurant. I never left is this possible? How is thus happening? It shows moving and leave, arrive times. I don't ...
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WinSCP for android

Is it possible to transfer files to my Fire Tv Stick with the ES FILE EXPLORER. Is it necessary to root my fire tv stick first? This is not possible with fire tv stick because you cant enable root ...
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Games and ads opening up on phone unexpectedly.

I have game applications opening at what seems like random or after I let my phone sit idle. I then have to close that tab or close all tabs to get back to the home screen so I can use my phone. I ...
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Orbot showing IP adresses on status bar

I configured Orbot to route every app's traffic through TOR network. In the status bar, It is showing different IP addressees with country names and agencies. Also, these listing keeps on changing as ...
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phone wants to install something

A friend of mine has a mpie m8. I think it had a virus so i factory reset it. Now my phone wants desperately to install com.google.system.s. i installed it without knowing what it is. I downloaded 360 ...
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Play books pdf upload title unknown filename?

I have several pdf books ranging from textbooks for class and free downloads from linked in that I moved to play books to make for easier reading from my tablet. I moved them to google drive and ...
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about hidden memory in android phone in miui 6 of mi4i?

I have 11.5 gb of usable internal memory, out of which 1.3 gb is only usable, but after going inside the internal memory folder, I find files of only 5.58 gb. so the think I would like to know is ...
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whathappens if i hit the manage space button in google play services

what happens when I hit manage space button in google play services im trying to free storage space so I can download an app
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How is game data protected in an Android app

I have never worked on Android apps, so excuse my ignorance. I've managed to get my hands on a user/game data file from a game (namely, CSR Racing) on Android. The file is gzip compressed, and when I ...
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How can I identify Mobile Speaker issue and how to reduce the noise while Music is playing in Speaker?

I'm using Samsung Galaxy Grand2.Recently I'm facing Noise(with some vibration) while listening to Music in Mobile's Speaker.How to confirm that it's mobile speaker issue and also how to fix it? Kindly ...
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Should the Droidstack application still work on my Android device?

I use the Droidstack tool as recommended on some answers from this forum. I haven't launched it for some time but I tried it again this week now it seems to be incapable of accessing the data. Is this ...
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Can Google mistaking locate in assoxidation with contacts [duplicate]

My girlfriend was located at a house in a town that she works in. I asked whose house and she replied she'd never been there. I drove by on my own after dropping her off and recognizedo the car in the ...
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No apps appearing - unfortunately settings has stopped. com.android has stopped

no apps appear at all. I cant access menu theres only settings app play store ive tried hard reset error messages of com.android has stopped settings has stopped im lost
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my phone, Galaxy S4, was hacked. and now I think it's affected my app permissions by adding files to them?

My partner and I had our phones hacked recently. He was able to prevent any real damage from happening. But he reset his just in case. I wanted to go through my phone first, to see what had been ...
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Why does reinstalling an app sometimes work to fix problems?

It's not uncommon for people to recommend reinstalling an Android app if it isn't working properly. For example, see this post on this site. Why does this sometimes work? What is goes wrong with ...
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Not enough space error when trying to install. but DRASTIC

Ok, there are dupplicates of this post. I've seen them, I've read them, and they didn't help. I could perfectly install apps until I tried to update SnapLock through their own app. Not enough space ...
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Can Android 4.1 Jelly Bean open MS-office and PDF files?

I want to buy a HCL tablet that have Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. I want to know if it can open MS-office and PDF files.
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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 ...
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replace app it was removed by mistek

When I was going to factory setting for reset my mobile system after setting my previous aap is not present in my mobile. So now what I do for recover it.
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Android Can't Merge Big Files

Kindly I faced a problem when I download a HD vid from youtube using app ( tubemate ) after that download finished there is a merging file problem and error appeared ( file too large ) for merging and ...
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samsung galaxy tab gt-p 1000 wifi icon trouble

My samsung galaxy tab gt-p 1000 is working fine. Previously the wifi icon on the top of the screen used to be a dot alongwith 4 semicircles of 60 degrees. Since last 3 days this icon has disappeared ...
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How can I move apps from phone to sd card?

I have an LG P769 android phone, running android 4.1.2 and my storage is only 2gb. I have a 4gb sd card inside the phone as well. My apps are taking up 1.32gb and I am receiving 2 warning messages: ...
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Phone returns after a few seconds to main menu

Whatever I chose to do on my Android smartphone, after a few seconds it exits the application or option by itself and returns to the main screen. Any idea what could be causing this? It is a BML ...
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Connect microSD card with your PC folder via Wi-Fi only

Suppose you sit in an office where you have high speed wi-fi internet connection to which you can connect your android mobile phone. On your office pc you have some downloaded videos , pictures etc. ...
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Notes app with sd card storage

Is there a notes app that stores notes on the SD card, in plain text files or xml? I'm not looking for export/import solutions, but native storage (if the files are changed in the SD, the notes ...
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How is an Android application installed?

What program installs other applications? Is it the package installer or some other internal system application? I stopped the package installer manually, but when I access Google Play from my browser ...
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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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how can I re-link my apps to play store?

after installing custom rom and downloading most of my apps from pc and installing them offline, my play store account is peculiar, some apps I uninstalled weeks ago but i can still see on play store ...
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Can't get rid of Uni launcher on my Android 5.1

I have tried to uninstall it (for me it is malicious software because I do not know when and how have I obtained it) through settings and reboot my phone but it keeps coming back and blocks my phone, ...
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Galaxy Core Prime: Gallery warns about low space, but fails to delete

When I try and look at my pictures in gallery, there's a warning "There is not enough space (-1751 MB) in your device memory. Delete some files". So, I hit "okay" and it takes me to my files, and ...
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The QR code doesnot work for WhatsApp web. What is the issue?

While I click on the whatsapp web from menu , it opens scanner but can't read the code. Why?
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“Monkey Test” app is always downloaded every time I am online [duplicate]

My phone keeps downloading apps like "Cash Yourself", "Monkey Test" and many more. I have tried to stop and clear data, but every time I am online they were download again. How can I stop this?
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How can I send SMS to hundreds of users in my phone list?

How can I send SMS to 500 to 600 users in my contacts? This is usually done on a weekly or monthly basis.
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Moving apps to SD card

My phone can't move applications to my SD card storage it keeps displaying root can't be found and that I need to change my setting to grant or allow
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Does the Bluelight Filter for Eye Care app really work?

Does the Bluelight Filter for Eye Care app really work? Can you tell me why it is helpful to protect eyes?
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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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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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Uploading MP3 audio books to new android.

Have audio books in MP3. Want to upload them to my new android. What software do I need on each device (PC & Android)?
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Is there a Network manager app with profiles to allow only specific apps to use data? [closed]

Is there an app with which one can set up multiple profiles, each containing allowed apps that can access the internet? I want a WORK and HOME profile to switch between. (preferably without ...