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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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Is it possible to detect volume key press when the phone screen is off? [on hold]

I am a relatively new to android development and i am wondering if an android app can detect the press of a combination of keys when the phone screen is off? Scenario: 1.The screen is off. 2.I press ...
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Any app developers want join in car controlling? [on hold]

Does anyone here know how to control packets and flash memory to obd2, and invert into an android app? Ie. Manipulate coding input and learn modes using phone sensore as well; Ie.UV index, gyro ...
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my app crashes when I swipe from one fragment to another (canScrollHorizontally()' on a null object reference) [on hold]

I've been trying to resolve this problem but with no result. My app is made up of 4 fragments, the second one with a recycler view. When I swipe from the first to the second my app instantly crashes. ...
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Uninstall programs that are not visible in Application manager

I have an Asus Nexus 7 that is full of games that take up all 29 GB of memory. The kids installed these games, and they are not visible in the Application Manager. Perhaps they were installed in a ...
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DDNS Hostname Address?

Probably a dumb question... I have a ddns that I got through no-ip.com. I have everything all set up in PuTty on my computer using the username.no-ip.org (and the port number in a different spot). I ...
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Google Hangout Query

If a user is currently using their PC but not actively using Hangouts will their status still show as available? For example if someone is using their computer but not Hangouts will it show as ...
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how to connect gfive w1 mobile with pc through com port for pc suite

how to connect gfive w1 mobile through com port to connect to pc suite 1. mobile has two options mass storage and com port upon connecting with usb wire 2. if leave it automatically update from ...
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Having Problem Running MoSync For the First Time: Java Started but Returned Exit Code 13 [on hold]

I have recently downloaded MoSync Framework and decided to try making android apps using HTML and JavaScript codes. But when I started MoSync for the first time I encountered with this dialogue box: ...
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How to start WiFi automatically on VoIP app demand

Phone is connected to internet with default program from my operator, it is a slow GPRS, EDGE or 3G internet, whatever is available in the moment. I would like to make my phone try automatically ...
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How to install a pre-installed device specific app on another device?

I don't know how to explain, so let me give an example, Suppose I have a samsung device and a HTC device, And I extract the apk file of music application from my HTC device, and install it on my ...
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Android App 30 day expiry

I downloaded an app that had a 30 day trial about 5 months ago and never used it, so uninstalled it. I have downloaded it again and it wont register as it 'sees' it has being installed on the device ...
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Phone won't stop installing apps

I'm having trouble downloading apps, but I'm getting no error messages. I click on "install" and it goes to "installing", and it keeps installing for literally HOURS, but never downloads anything! ...
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why can't I download app do to error retrieving information from server [on hold]

Today I was trying to download csr racing but an error came up saying error retrieving information from server and I have a prepaid lg tribute. I can't download or update. What do I do.
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“Your phone is too slow” Message that have been shown after every few minutes

An app has been shared from my friends phone. But when I try to open that app, I'm getting "Your phone is too slow" message. After uninstalled the app, I'm still facing the same problem.
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Is it possible to order 2 Ubers at the same time?

Using the Uber Android application, is it possible to book 2 Uber drivers at the same time?
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Show Error XMPPChatDemo [on hold]

I m Importing A project XMPPChatDemo in ecllipse Sdk (Android Project), when i m running this project XMPPChatDemoActivity.java file then show error "Your project contains error(s) , please fix them ...
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Issues with Lillipop 5.0.2 in Moto G2

After upgrading to Lollipop 5.0.2 in Moto G2, I am facing strange issues. When I play games for 10-15 minutes and after I exit playing from the game, the OS crashes, the menu screen will appear in the ...
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Collage Maker In android? [on hold]

I am new to android, i want to create an application that can create or say make collage of upto 4 images. Say if a user enters two images and collage of those two images has to be made, same way ...
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infinite scroll on the list view android [on hold]

lets say you are simulating the list view that shows item. Everytime the user scroll down or up you fetch the data and show it to the user. However, the array list that u are using the feed the ...
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W/AwContents﹕ nativeOnDraw failed; clearing to background color [on hold]

I am trying to run an bannerAd in an activity. The banner doesnot show up, leaving a blank space there. Heres the logcat logs. Any help is appreciated. '07-01 23:08:27.018 ...
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Are apps device dependent?

Are all Android apps device dependent ? Like for example if two different devices run the same version of Android can I interchange the app apk files ? Like the camera app ? Can I take the camera app ...
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Permanently disable app notifications (lollipop 5.0.2)

I am running lollipop 5.0.2 on a Motorola Moto G 2014. I would like to permanently disable notifications for specific apps. However, when I untick Show notifications in the settings for some apps, ...
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Is there a way to start recording video immediately?

With the default camera app, i need to start the app, then switch to video mode, then click record button. The subject of the intended video may be gone by the time i do all this. Wouldn't it be great ...
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Looking for an app that makes my tablet only use half the screen. [duplicate]

So for reasons I wont go into I need an app that does the following: If my tablet is in portrait mode I want the top half of the screen to be black and the bottom half of the screen to be the ...
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How do I move apps from my phone to tablet?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S5 Active. My daughter just got a Dragon Touch tablet for Christmas, but we don't have wifi. I want to move the games that I've downloaded on my phone for her onto her tablet. ...
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How to install google play store on AOSPA 5.1 Falcon?

My moto G is rooted. I am just about to instal Paranoid Android from a zip file, but then I'll need google applications. I dont want to install a package with stuff that I dont need. I just simply ...
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I need an app for manual translation [on hold]

I want to translate texts. I need an app to help me translate on my tablet. I want to see the English text on top and type at the button. Thanks
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Cruz T301: Where Can I Get New Apps?

I carry a Cruz Tablet (T301) with Android 2.2.1. A long time ago, when my tablet used to work remotely fine, I remember having a place to where I could obtain apps, just as long as I had internet. ...
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Which android internet browser can download a specific file by clicking on a specific button?

I'd like to see the four different graphical altitude profiles (original, 1st, 2nd and 3rd alternative) for my specific route with my personal profile (write something in the field "Profile") on my ...
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What's the best way to go about making a game app with android studio? [on hold]

I'd like to make a game app for Android using Android studio. Should I learn java or can I get by without it? If I do learn java, will this be the only language I need to know?
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Display a video in fragment [on hold]

I've written this to see a video in an android fragment. public class Video_fragment extends Fragment{ private View rootView; @Nullable @Override public View onCreateView(LayoutInflater inflater, ...
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Using a simple Unity 3d game in an Android Studio App [closed]

So I'm not positive that this is the right place to ask this, but I am new to Android Studio and have little experience with Unity. If I want to import a very simple game from unity to Android Studio, ...
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Tilt left and right is not working in bluestacks

Hi I am trying to play Top free games' Bike Race game in Bluestacks software for Windows. I installed it and I started to play the game. But I am not able to tilt action for adjusting my bike. How can ...
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Deleting questions

There's no way to delete on the stack exchange app, is there?
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Is there any way to change iocipher.zip properties? [closed]

I m working on chat application. performing package name change in app. it was successfully done but, there is one zip i.e. iocipher.zip in Lib folder. still it use old package name. does it effect ...
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system app not working

I have a widget to turn data connection on and off. Since I upgraded my Nexus 4 to Lollipop, I get the message "widgetsoid needs to be installed as a system app" So I rooted the phone, moved the apk ...
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stream media files one device to another for hearing same media files with wireless network or bluetooth

Any methods to play the media files from another device. like streaming the video from you tube. i got a option to stream video from ...
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appium install in ubuntu [closed]

i have tried for appium install in ubuntu for some reference link, but that link cannot install appium in ubuntu. I have faced the error sudo not run appim reinstall/ rebuild appium. npm packages are ...
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Why some applications can not be taken in individual countries [closed]

I live in Montenegro, and please explain to me why a lot of applications are not allowed in my country? I have an android device is already 5-6 years and in the beginning as every amateur when you try ...
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sch-i905 shuts off

Sch-i905 shuts off when I try to use camera and other apps. I have to plug it back into the charger to turn it back on. Does it have a virus or could a app be causing the problem. The camera worked up ...
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ListView containing only a single item appears at the bottom [closed]

I'm fairly new to Android and when I have a ListView containing only a single item that item appears at the bottom of the ListView. I'm assuming this is because the ListView is populated from the ...
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Is it possible to connect desktop/laptop display with smartphone?

I have android smartphone . I have computer with Windows 7 operating system. I want to see data that I am surfing on internet in my smartphone on my computer. If I connect my smartphone with my ...
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Run an application in an unrooted sandbox on a rooted phone?

I have an application that refuses to start on a rooted phone. I don't want to unroot my phone just for that application; is there any way to run an application inside an unrooted sandbox from a ...
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How can I create an ISO disk image on an Android device?

How can I create an ISO disk image of a single directory or the SD Card on an Android device?
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Contacts phone numbers disappeared after sync to google

After synchronising with Google, all contacts that have phone numbers associated with them disappeared. I tried to enter a new contact just to test this. If I sync again the new entry disappears as ...
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emulator: ERROR: x86

emulator: ERROR: x86 emulation currently requires hardware acceleration! Please ensure Intel HAXM is properly installed and usable. CPU acceleration status: HAX kernel module is not installed!Am using ...
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where is the motions and gestures settings for lenovo k3 note

how to disable motions and gestures on Lenovo K3 note, need to disable pause/mute so I can play audio files. I've tried disabling the character settings but to no avail