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How to unistall fake marshmallow app?

I downloaded masrhmallow app from : http://marshmallow-google.com but it was fake application and I couldn't delete that because of showing below problem on screen and it wouldn't go from screen ...
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Auto refreshing the signal

When we go to the area where signal is not reachable, we experience "Emergency calls only" or "No service". But after coming-out from that area we sometime found phone is not receiving signal and ...
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Is force stopping an app equivalent to uninstalling it, as far as increasing the performance of a phone is concerned?

Suppose I force stop an app and it stays that way for long. Will this boost the performance of my phone in the same way as uninstalling the app would?
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Problem in purchasing on Anroid apps

When I tried to purchase coins from a app it said "Failed to make purchase.Please check your Internet Connection and try again" . And again on other app while making purchase same problem arises . ...
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problem of pasting password on each video [on hold]

How can I encrypt the player not the video to be able to paste the password once for all the video I encrypt for a particular device
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Can I get an app package name as a Tasker Variable upon a package updated event?

I'm trying to use Tasker to create custom notifications with AutoNotification with the Event Context of "Package Updated *". But what I really need is to know if when a package is updated, does the ...
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Why are some apps hidden and how to unhide them

For example, on my Galaxy Tab 7.7 Plus (SC-01E) running Android ICS, the Phone app APK is installed but does not show up in my app drawer. It will actually show up if it is called by a widget, but ...
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Why aren't my app icons showing up after installed?

I have Moto X Style phone having Android 6.0. Today I installed "Stereo Bluetooth Headset SBH52" app on my phone, but I am not able to open this app because there is no app launcher icon in the ...
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How do I delete an email address from Facebook App login page on Android?

A mate recently used my mobile facebook app to log into his account. Now, I always get his email as the default when I go to log in to Facebook on Android App. Although not a big issue it is very ...
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Timelaps applications [on hold]

can you recommend some good free timelaps application? Do you have any experience? I'd like something with sofisticated settings. Thanks (I hope this is not somehow forbidden here to ask, if so, I am ...
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Why no default theft control app in android OS [on hold]

I was wondering why the android community have not created an built in app. To track lost phone which gets activated on events like sim change and sends sms/email/sos to some recipient. I guess it ...
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Apps disappear after restart

After an android update, my apps disappeared. The apps cannot be seen in the apps list, and they are seen as 'com.something.something' in the settings app manager. Some of the apps are not in the SD ...
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Uber Rider hangs on launch

I am running Cyanogenmod 12.1 on a Nexus 5. It include SE-Linux in enforcing mode and Privacy Guard. Cyanogenmod does not provide a store, so I fetched Uber from Google Play using a download service ...
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Is it possible to install Android apps on mobile running Cyanogen OS?

I have a doubt on Cyanogen OS. Can I install Android apps (e.g. from Play Store) on mobile (e.g. Lenovo Zuk Z1) running Cyanogen OS?
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How to color status bar and navigation bar

I really like that my status bar and navigation bar have the same colour with a running software without rooting, because I don't like black navigation bar, is there any way? If it's impossible ...
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How to know the feed sources in an android app made by appyet?

I want to know the rss link used in the apps created by appyet sites. I tried to decompile it and I don't know wheer I can find the rss feed link . Here's some apps that is made by appyet and I want ...
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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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How to know which installed app can show before my native lock screen?

My question stems from this question about an app showing a custom view (with ads) before the lock screen. As of now none of the answers there provides a technical way to filter out the concerned app ...
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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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Unable to play Snapchat videos

I have a samsung galaxy ace and I am unable to view most videos on snapchat that people send to me. I and have tried to rectify the problem by downloading mx player and vlc player and updating to ...
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Webview of a YouTube Channel [closed]

In my App I used a simply webview in my MainActivity.class. I put a link to a YouTube channel into it, everything works fine but if I start a video the button for fullscreen mode is missing. Can ...
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Free Android App patent problem [on hold]

If I upload my new developed app to google store and make it free to download, Do I pay anything to owner of patent? I wrote a board game for android, but this game can be patented(design patent) if ...
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App for long audio? [migrated]

I'm listening to a 22 hour audio book in a single file on my Android. I've tried 3 music apps so far and it's almost impossible to rewind in all of them. I want to be able to change the current play ...
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virus notice and asking for update and requires update immediately [on hold]

, in cse of your data being hacked, an update is required Samsung SM-G900W8 So it says download app update Google Play Install. Open to finish
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Build a Buy/Sell App [on hold]

I am a newbie to android(Java Dev with 5 yr exp).I want to build an andriod marketplace app where we can buy and sell stuff. How should I start?I have downloaded Andriod SDK IntelliJ. I know its a ...
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Send string from Android to PC using bluetooth [on hold]

I'm a newbie in Android, and a had some problems transfering simple data from my Android Device to my PC. I developed a Java App to receive the data and i want help to develop the Android App. This ...
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How to minimize apps/games without restart?

Recently i playing a games called Clash of kings. But when i minimize this game and opean again. This game is automatically restart. So, Is there any way to minimize this game and open again without ...
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Apps updated, now I get an unknown lock screen with ads [duplicate]

After finally doing a bunch of updates, suddenly every now and then some random lock screen with ads showed. Which app is causing this?
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Android woo-commerce Rest API [closed]

I am using WordPress woo-commerce rest API in my mobile app,while accessing rest API by postman I could access all the required API values.But when I am accessing API in android i get error message ...
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Unable to delete a file in /data/data with root permissions

I own a Moto G which is in 5.0.2 with KK bootloader. An app created a folder in /data/data which sustains in the memory even after uninstallation of the app. I couldn't remove the folder in any way. ...
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How can I track my days activities on Android (Similar to Track and Share on iPhone)?

There is a app called "Track and Share" available for iPhone. This app helps us track as to how we spend our day, doing what activities and doing what category of activities. I wonder how I could ...
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Mint app constantly asking for password

Even after entering the password, a screen comes up every few days asking it to be re-entered. How can this be muted?
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Storage problem?

I'm having a weird issue. I'm using a Sony Xperia Z1s running lollipop. I noticed a few days ago that Spotify was giving me a notification that says "No Storage Area Found. Check the device storage ...
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Why apps move from SD card to phone memory after upgrade and how to avoid it?

After upgrade of any app - apps move back from SD Card to phone memory. After that, to save phone memory, I have to move upgraded app back to SD card. Is any possibility to avoid this because it is ...
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Is 2 GB RAM not enough to use Android Studio? [on hold]

I'm new to Android Development, and I have a Macbook Air with only 2 GB Memory and 1.6 GHz Processor. Currently, whenever I open Android Studio-and especially when I use the emulator- my computer ...
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Can't install Aptoide

I'm having this problem since I was trying to upgrade Aptoide from 6.5.X to 7.X. I was trying to upgrade Aptoide from inside Aptoide: Installation failed. I was trying to adb install or pm install ...
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How to provision an Android phone automatically?

tl;dr: How can I write a short declarative description of the state I want my phone to be in, and then apply it to a phone? After a factory reset or hardware change it's always a pain to get my phone ...
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When a phone established communication with other phone? [closed]

Android OS, I want know when the phone established communication with the other phone or known when the phone starts ringing(roaming service)? Asking again I want to make an app to set ...
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Does using Android Instant Apps count as installation on Play store?

As I saw yesterday, Google I/O 2016 Keynotes with awesome release of many new features. One of the best feature which I like most as an Android Developer that is Android Instant Apps. The new ...
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Where can I find out when I installed an app?

Is there a Play Store log file? Or should I be looking where apps are installed on the phone for time/date stamps?
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Why android app shows ads but not earns money in admob account? [closed]

I had an android app called Videos Downloader the app that downloads videos from 1. Facebook 2. Instagram 3. Twitter 4. Vine.co 5. Tumblr 6. Vimeo The problem is this app shows ads but i was not ...
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PLEASE HELP DONT RUN THE APP XmlPullParser [closed]

THOSE ARE ERRORS 5-18 23:50:15.446 24154-24154/com.latinhertz.guiadepeliculas E/AndroidRuntime: FATAL EXCEPTION: main ...
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How to prevent uninstalling of apps? [duplicate]

I have LG L90 D410 smartphone. I have various apps and games in my phone. But whenever I give my phone to my child, he either unintentionally or accidentally deletes all the installed stuffs just by ...
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Android app identifier?

Is there such a thing as a searchable database or a website anywhere online where someone can type in the name of an app or a package name and see a summary of what the app is for, if it is a system ...
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Help with using custom class in Android [closed]

I'm working on an app that mimics a basketball scoreboard. I'm testing how to update the scoreboard score using a subclass (ScoreHandler) in order to de-clutter my MainActivity. There are 2 TextView ...
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Storing things on the SD card

I have successfully moved the Facebook app like 10 times from device storage to SD card (and the same is true for some other apps), but a few days later I try to install something and I get ...
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repair my app from error install unknown source notification [closed]

I wanted to install my android app from asking this error notification and what all changes i have to done to my android app for this?
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Tracking Android phone usage

My wife thinks I spend too much time on my smartphone, but I believe she spends more time than me on hers. Is there a way to monitor and provide statistics on our phone usage, so we can objectively ...
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Android pornstars app [closed]

Some good app with lots of pornstars photos and option to download or favorite them ? I can find apps with only videos
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What is Gapps (Google Apps)?

I have some questions regarding Gapps: What is Gapps? Is it a custom ROM? Do I have to install it on my Android 4.4 device?