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root device install again

I want to root my s4 phone I have some apps on it which are no longer are availeble for download, do I have to reinstall them (in other words some programs are lost) Hans
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Can you fully remove Google system apps from Android including the Play Store updates?

Believe it or not, but I want to remove a few Google Apps which I have no use for and want to free up space, resources and mobile data usage by not having them on my phone at all. These include: ...
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How long does it usually take for my google play app to be on mobile devices? [on hold]

How long does it usually take for my app to be on mobile devices ? I have put my website application on the play store 3 days ago now still cant find it on the store.
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Automatic Updates not Working after Updating to Android 5 on my Nexus 4

Title basically says it all. Automatic updates are enabled (tried both with WLAN and with don't care about WLAN). If i click on the Apps for which an update is available, the optionsmenu also tells me ...
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App that switches to call only mode for power saving

I have seen an app in Asus phone that have a call only mode where, for power saving we could get a single screen where we could make calls only. No other features work. I am having stock android. ...
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Can I send Android device's Notifications(like SMS, Gmail, WhatsApp) to my PC?

Most of the time, when I keep my device for charging, away from my PC where I work, I get lot of notifications from things like Gmail, WhatsApp, SMS and Hangout, and other communication apps. I know ...
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1answer
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YouTube “Connection to server Lost/ Tap to retry” error

I try to connect to YouTube on my tablet and I keep getting the "Connection to server Lost/ Tap to retry" error. I have tried everything like changing the WiFi settings, clearing data caches and ...
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1answer
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Where to do I find my saved book files on my root device?

I have a book app that downloads book files from the Internet. It stops working and the developer wants me to root my phone and find those downloaded files for him so that he can debug. I've rooted ...
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Handwrite / draw on a text document

Is there an Android app that enables hand-writing / drawing on a word document? I want to draw and write on the text. I don't want to edit the document, but write on the top of it. Instead of typing ...
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1answer
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Stereo mix functionality in Android?

Is there any way/app for Android that mimics the functionality of stereo mix in Windows?
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1answer
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Where can i find Icons to use for App? [on hold]

I am looking for icons related to: PLAY, PAUSE, NEXT, PREV, SHUFFLE, SEQUENTIAL-PLAY, REPEAT-ALL, REPEAT-ONE , for a Android Music Player, where can i find these? Especially SEQUENTIAL-PLAY, ...
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Add applications to the original Android ROM

How can I add applications to the original Android ROM installed by manufacturer, and not lose them after a factory reset?
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Location indication along with latitude longitude with address

Can I get Location indication along with latitude longitude with address and the address must be send in a message format to other pre-defined numbers via internet.
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I need someone to look at the code for this app and get me a few details please

Ok, so this will probably sound like an odd request, but, I bought one of those wifi rear view camera's off ebay and the android app they provided is HORRIBLE! I need to try a different app to ...
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Android VNC Server Samsung Error

We are using a base code to create a VNC server for Android (https://github.com/oNaiPs/droid-VNC-server), but in some devices had some problems, so we had to compile the code again to work on newer ...
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1answer
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Kindle screen suddenly became very dim on LG tablet running 4.2.2 Can't increase brightness

How can I increase brightness of Kindle screen on my LG tablet running 4.2.2? Screen suddenly became very dim. Thanks.
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what is the way of developing the android application for the website vethathiri.edu [on hold]

I need to develop an android application for the website www.vethathiri.edu. please guide me the procedure.and please help me with the coadings
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2answers
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Where are the captions stored for images that are sent or recieved in WhatsApp?

When sending images in WhatsApp, there is an option to add caption to it. This caption is visible on image, at the receiving end, but when this image is copied or forwarded, only image is sent? ...
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File commander to download

File commander was uninstall unintentionally. How can I download the file commander (this folder uninstall unintentionally. Thank you.
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Dividing the android application [on hold]

I want to divide an android application in to two. The main part can be installed from play store and the other part, I want to install dynamically either by getting from network or from the storage. ...
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Setting any e-mail accout in Android

Can we set Any e-mail address as the main or primary account in Android device like Yahoo! e-mail account? And with this Email Account, can we get all access to the Google play store?
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Sketch recording on android programatically {like samsung note} [on hold]

I would like to know , is there a way to record my sketch just like they have in samsung note's feature. If there is, can anyone give me some clue on how this can be worked out. Thank you.
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Here maps isn't working: “could not download initial data”

I've tried to install Here Maps on my phone (a Samsung Galaxy Ace Plus) and I've not been able to make it work. The maps are not displayed at all, all I can see is a blank screen. If I try to zoom ...
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ViewpageIndicator library manual tab change? [on hold]

We have used the viewpageindicator library in our app, we would like to know how the tabs can be opened manually/programatically? Thanks in advance, Abhilash.
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Some applications on my xperia z1 mobile won't be able to use internet over Mobile data where the other apps use it normally

Some applications on my xperia z1 mobile won't be able to use internet over Mobile data where the other apps use it normally. For example I can't use "Facebook" neither "Gmail " where I can use ...
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Play store app updating process

I have recently updated an app (specifically WhatsApp messeneger) vía play store and some friends of mine can't see the new version on the store yet. How are updates managed in the play store? When a ...
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1answer
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App not installed error while sideloading and Install failed UID changed via adb [Not rooted]

I am having hard time getting an app installed since none sideloading nor adb install work...since I dont have root i cant delete the app's data folder from the data/data folder.. seems delete that ...
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Send command via bluetooth upon receiving sms

I am working on a project with a setup as shown below: android phone (#1) ---> (android phone (#2) and arduino with a bluetooth module). Basically, I'd like to use the android phone (#2) as a GSM ...
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What's this logkit, and why is it taking screenshots?

I'm using android 4.0.4. I suddenly saw this notification in my notification pane: This has happened a few times already. Tapping on the notification removes it immediately. The screenshot is ...
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App to crop video frame? [on hold]

Are there any apps which would allow me to crop the frame size of a video easily (as easily as for photos)? There seem to be plenty that will crop video length, or resize resolution, but cropping ...
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2answers
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How do I open a used notification in Android?

Does it have someway to "re-use" the push notifications? I know that exists a way to create a shortcut to only view the used and past notifications. I want something that gives me the oportunity to ...
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1answer
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Why won't JRD MMITest go away?

This app (which doesn't actually appear to exist on my phone) keeps popping up randomly on my phone. Its called JRD MMITest and seems to want to test the functionality of the phone. It covers such ...
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How can I find out when an offer expires from Pinkberry

As a Pinkberry customer, I earned a free yogurt: where can I see when the offer expires in the Pinkberry Android application?
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Logging usage time for SAM application [closed]

I wanna filter out one application like "com.xxxx.xxxx" and run logs like logcat. My test application is using SAM on a unit and for example send an getVersion() command to SAM card. What I want is ...
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GCM PUSH Notification server returns null [closed]

I am using RESTFul webservice.and also using GCM Push Notification.My code is like @POST @Consumes(MediaType.APPLICATION_FORM_URLENCODED) @Produces(MediaType.APPLICATION_JSON) public void ...
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I have alot of abc_ files in my resource in my apk file [closed]

Hi i just started android development and i compiled the APK with API level 21 But when in eclipse i check there is no extra files in res folder but when i export it and open the res folder in APK i ...
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1answer
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i have implemented search bar, how can i add array to search? [closed]

Here guys is the code of my search implementation in android app. How can i add array the fuction that is stored in string.xml? I am also adding my source code of search functionality. Thanks in ...
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How to call a method at a particular hour_of_day? [closed]

all the below things are happening in a service. I want to call a method lets say at 7 am that will toast "good morning" . for that I am using COUNTDOWNTIMER that checks the current system time to ...
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2answers
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Map Image Overlay App

I want to take a picture of a trail map, then overlay it on google maps or somehow use it as a navigation image linked to GPS? I want to do this all on the phone, while i'm hiking/walking about and ...
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Can't download anything from Google play

My internal storage has 400+mb and SD card has 9g left(I know sdcard dosent mater) . I deleted a lot of Apps and I still get the message "not enough space on your internal storage" when I try to ...
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SdCard is not usable with KitKat?

I am using App Backup & Restore for creating backup of my apps but with KitKat its using the internal SdCard as Storage. When I explicitly set the external SdCard path it gives the error that it ...
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1answer
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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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2answers
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How can I deal with unwanted system applications without rooting?

There are a lot of system apps in my mobile that I do not use, and have no intention of ever using. I know that is is possible to uninstall system apps and bloatware with root, but is it possible ...
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Audit app permissions easily in one place?

Is there anyway to list all the applications installed on your phone and the permissions they require all on one page, or export the list so it can easily be audited?
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What app will show my location and battery status, and send it somewhere in the background (api perhaps)? [closed]

I am looking for an app that collates some key device info, such as battery life and geolocation and then feeds that data somewhere of my choosing, ideally to a URL I can set. Does such a thing ...
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Possible for an app to import and export other apps data? [closed]

I was thinking of creating an app that edit other apps' data; but wasn't sure if it's possible. How would I be able to do it without asking for root permission. For example, importing & exporting ...
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Feedly doesn't start

As the title says, I'm unable to start Feedly and use it. When I try to open it, it shows the initial splash screen, the black one with its logo, and hangs here forever. Essentially, I can't even ...
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Set ListView height for device height [closed]

i want to listview's height should change for device height. text and button in top, listview in center, mediaplayer buttons in bottom. this should be a very easy thing to do, but it looks like it's ...
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Parse API limited scope? [closed]

I am a beginner to Android Development and I have been trying to use the Parse Android API in order to transfer data from the Parse server onto an Android Device. The problem is that they use this ...
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App for searching restaurants on navigated route [closed]

Many times I will drive for new place for work. After completing work prefer to go some nice restaurant which is near/on the way of my route. So Normally I see route first and then search for ...