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How to forbid my location only for Viber on my Android phone?

I want to know how can I switch off the location service ONLY for Viber on my Android phone. I know there is an option to do that on iOS, but is there any way to do it on Android phone?
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Modify my app to automatically clear its data or stop opening after every 30 days

Please who will help me with this,am not a programmer and i really need someone to help me
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I have a samsung galaxy s4 upgraded to [on hold]

I have a bunch of applications in my downloaded and in my file and they're not running I can't find the operation or a thing to run it a bunch of factory settings that are not running and also how to ...
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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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Free android app for resource busy / free management [migrated]

I have a fleet of vehicles (around 20 trucks). I want an app where I can create a list of the vehicles and then assign task to each vehicle (say vehicle1 is going from A to B) and the approx time ...
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blurry screen can't see my downloads

I don't know what or how I've done it but my screen is blurry and would like to remove it and I've tried everything I can't see my pretty back grounds
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Change system app permissions through ADB

I`m new in the Android world and have my first problem. I have try to change the default launcher on my android tv stick (mk808b Android 4.4.1). And now the problem. I have set the permissions with ...
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How to get mp3 files form Saavn app

I am using Saavn for listening to and downloading music. The problem is that the app downloads all of its data to my internal storage. I have only 8GB of storage in which only 5.23GB is user usable. ...
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Markdown and email

Do you know of a way to add hyperlinks, use italics or bold faces, add mathematical formulæ and do all this kind of fancy stuff to write an email on an Android phone? I know there are apps such as ...
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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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How to change the Notebook background in S Note 4.1?

S Note was automatically updated to version 4.1 a few days ago. The GUI changed substantially and I am struggling to find the menu where to change the background image. In previous versions there was ...
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What does my Samsung Galaxy 5 consider an App?

After a recent phone update (which took too long due to "too many apps") I saw the total apps updated was over 700. I only have 69 apps on my phone. Why the discrepancy? What does my android phone ...
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Automatically answer and press a key

Is it possible to make my android phone do the following series of steps: answer every call from a particular caller Press # key Wait for some time (8-10 seconds) Disconnect the call I get this ...
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apps pulled from phone sometimes base.apk, sometimes com.example.my.app.apk

When I pull apps from my device using adb, some apps are pulled and are named base.apk yet some are called by the package name .apk, com.example.my.app.apk. Why are they different, What makes some ...
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App for automatic Login to a Website once in a week [on hold]

I am looking for an app which can automatically, by-itself, login to a particular website once in a week or month. Can anybody help me in finding apps for that? There are addons for this on various ...
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Whatsapp Databases inside android device

Whatsapp is keeping some database files in internal memory, inside the folder /WhatsApp/Databases in the format "msgstore[date].db.crypt8". Will my chat history be gone if I delete those files? Are ...
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Would ART prevent an old game from working?

I have an old game which I used to play on Kitkat. Now that my device is running Lollipop, I cannot play it at all. It loads but pressing "play" and it would just quit. I tried reinstalling it without ...
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Android Socket Error or crash [on hold]

0 down vote favorite I'm using the following code to send data to a tcp server but i got errors. any idea ? Does i need to user a thread ? can i run it directly on a function ? The Msg & IPo ...
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How to uninstall preinstalled apps on Gingerbread? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I uninstall applications that are locked by phone vendor? I have Samsung Galaxy Note running Android Gingerbread. I have several apps like Crayon Physics that ...
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how do i get rid of blurry on my android blu phone [on hold]

I don't even know what I did to get it on there it is on the idle screen and I can't see my pretty background how do I remove this from my blu phone I need step by step for I'm 54 and a phone idiot ...
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Change SM-G530H Memo App Limit of 1500 Characters (rooted phone)

I have Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G540H lollipop version 5.0.2, rooted... I have also Titanium Backup Pro and ES Root File Explorer... Stock Memo App has limit to characters per each unit, I think ...
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How to access and modify Android code for a Cordova android application? [on hold]

I am pretty new to concept of developing an application for the android platform, and am trying to build an app in Cordova where I am trying to parse the data in a csv file to display in the app ...
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Problems during Wifi

Bro Please tell me I have android V 4.1, How can I connect this mobile to my pc for Net, Or I forget my wifi password with whom I am connected, Is there any way to find it out?
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Change app opening animation

I want to know if there is an app that can change app opening and closing animation like Nova Luancher, but works with other launchers. If there's not, how would you change app animations in Java? If ...
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1answer
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Not Able to free up space on MICROMAX Unite 2 A106

I have Micromax Unite 2 A106 and my internal storage of phone is full and i am not able to transfer the apps stored in internal storage to the external storage (microSD card of 8GB) and i am not able ...
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Searching for a way using ICS Calendar files from dropbox [on hold]

So I currently use Thunderbird with Lightning and have imported several ICS files there on my Windows system (more details on how I did this here). This works great. But for Android there does not ...
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How to move (ICSDroid) Calendars to the Phone section

This questions splits this question into smaller parts. Living without Google So first of all I would like to find out, how I can move the 2 ICSDroid calendars to the Phone section. I think with ...
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How to update Android 4.0.3 to Android 4.1 Allview Alldro tablet

I want to install a game on an Allview Alldro Speed tablet that requires Android 4.1 or better. I found out that my tablet has the 4.0.3 version (what a bad luck!) and the developer stopped updating ...
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sur.ly addon in my googlechrome browser

My browser is slow and I believe it is sur.ly which appears on the top left of my googlechrome browser. I RESEARCH IT. It seems to be an addon. But how to I get rid of it. have a galaxy prime on ...
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Apps I never installed appear in web store under “Other apps in my library”

TL;DR version--do you have apps in your Google Play "Other apps in my library" that you know you've never installed? In my Google Play account, under the section labeled "Other apps in my library", ...
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Package name not working with apk downloader

I am trying to open a google play store app on my PC. I have followed all the instruction (twice) to make sure I had it right. I downloaded a package name viewer too. When I copy and paste the package ...
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Send post request using Volley and receive in PHP [closed]

public void insertLocation(Location location){ mDatabaseHelper.insertLocation(location); } public void postLocation(final Location location){ if(location == null) return; ...
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Clearing app settings related to file type

I'm trying to open a file written in R, with the extension .R. While I alternately used Turbo Editor and another application to edit .R and other text files, at some point, I set as the default app ...
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Offline FM radio app [closed]

So I looked up and it seems my LG G3 has inbuilt FM hardware. The problem is every app I find seems to be online only. Does anyone know a good app that uses the FM hardware so I don't have to use my ...
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android webview admob splashscreen layout [closed]

I've made a simple webview app . I have tried a lot but I cant get it to work, refered to link dint work out . Hope someone can help me here. admob is not displaying after the splash screen .if ...
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which apps are these!! we stay in brazil

I want to know the name of these apps .. i want to track my sister.. she doesnt let me touch her phone.. i just want to know the name of these apps.... i want to know the name of the apps.. the 3 ...
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Moving Apps From Internal Storage To SD Card

I have a question. Is there a way I can transfer Internal Storage specific apps like Facebook or WhatsApp on my SD Card without rooting my phone etc. Though I would be happy if a app did the trick. ...
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Make a social network app to share calendar events [closed]

I'm new to Android development. I am enthusiast and want to make a simple but effective app. I want to make a mini social network where I can add friends based on facebook profiles and I should be ...
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Determine which app is drawing on top of other apps?

Is there a way to determine which application is drawing on top of other applications? For example, Facebook Messenger app can draw the chat bubbles on top of everything, but how do I know which app ...
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Set different volume for multiple apps running at the same time

I want to use Spotify and a running speed tracker app at the same time, but Spotify is much louder than the other app and so I cannot hear it when both running simultaneously. Is there a way I can ...
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Shortcuts disappear from home screen whenever wallpaper is changed, 4.1.1

I have a second hand HTC One S, given to me as a gift. Whenever I change the wallpaper, the apps and folders I have carefully added to my home screen disappear and I have to drag and drop them all ...
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What is an Activity in Android? [closed]

I'm a beginner to Android Development, Can anyone please explain what is exactly an 'Activity' means in Android ? Is that similar to a 'Page' of an Android Application ?
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Google Movie Showtimes App [closed]

please help I'm looking for any application of android that receives information of this google site: https://www.google.com/movies this is the closest I found, but does not receive information ...
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What is the minimum Android API version supported by Appium? [closed]

What is the minimum Android API version supported by Appium? I am planning to deploy the Automation using the Appium.
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Live Streaming in Android Phone [closed]

I want to Streaming Live video in Android Mobile. Which Method I want to use? Now I am only know about the RED 5. Which Method used for live streaming in android?
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How to hide winrar or other apk files in general?

I have stored some important files in my android phone in rar format. I've hidden these files in .nomedea folder. I've also enabled password for these files via win rar. The problem is for opening ...
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need a platform to run programmed code independently on a single harware [closed]

can you suggest me a hardware or a platform on which,I can run a program without going on windows or other regular interfaces ..need a simple platform to directly run my program codes.
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Force application use

Is there any application that forces the user to first run a specific application for a certain period of time, before allowing the user to run any other application? We want our child to run a math ...
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Installed app got replaced with the Andy Android icon and doesn't start

Backstory: I went to pick up my phone to play Clash of Clans. The icon was the Android. When I tapped on it, it said, "app not installed". I went to the app menu and it disappeared. What causes this ...
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Cannot remove corrupted applications on Xperia

Please help me to remove this corrupt applications on my Xperia. I cannot delete it because it always says "Application not found".