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Can I damage my phone by doing android programming on it?

NOTE: it seems development questions are off-topic This post is not really about programming, but about safety when using a personal phone for program testing I am a beginner to android programming ...
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Cannot create AVD(Emulator) [closed]

Hi guys? I am using Eclipse Juno, and I can't create an emulator. If I set the properties and specs for the emulator in the AVD Mannager and click create nothing happens. Next if I use the other ...
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Bluetooth A2DP Headset with simultaneous Wired Headphones - ROM modification

What is involved in getting a Bluetooth A2DP headset to play the same audio stream as the wired headset? Where is the stream switching currently handled in the ROM, and is this something modifiable ...
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USB Android Debbugging, I've tried everything I can think of

I've been struggling for the past 3 days with trying to get started with USB debugging for android apps. Currently, my phone is not being recognized by my computer at all. Here is what I have already ...
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How to Install GNAT on android?

I am new to programming and I have managed to install GNAT on my OS X, But now I would like to install it on my android mobile phone in order to code... In my bed ! Or in order to do homeworks while ...
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Nexus 5 Change Resolution/DPI

Is it possible to change the resolution or DPI of the Nexus 5? I've read somewhere that you can do this with a Nexus tablet. I will be needing an Android device for development and I am considering ...
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Drivers for TrekStor Surftab Xiron 7.0 3G

I just bought a TrekStor Surftab Xiron 7.0, and I was trying to use it to test apps. It's the first time I do this, so maybe I'm just doing something wrong. I turned on the developer settings and the ...
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Can anyone explain all these Developer Options?

I hope this is not a duplicate question. Explain these options briefly if anyone could explain - Force GPU rendering Disable non-rectangular clip ops Force 4X MSAA Disable HW overlays What are ...
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I can't find the developer options in my tablet running Android 4.0.3

I am starting to learn Android develpment and I bought a very cheap Chinese Android Tablet. It came with 4.0.3 and I can't find the developer option under settings! I think maybe it's the custom ROM ...
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How can I commission features for an Android app, together with the other users?

How can I, together with other users, commission Android app developer to implement a feature? I would like to have a feature in an Android app, but I'm not ready to pay the developer enough to make ...
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Eclipse AVD emulator stops at black screen with time

I've downloaded the latest Eclipse ADT bundle for linux and now I'm trying to run the "Hello world" project. Whenever I run the application the emulator shows android splash screen and then stops at ...
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What is a WTF Condition?

If you go to the developer tools menu in Settings, then tap Launch Tools and open Bad Behavior, there's an option to "Report a WTF Condition". What is a WTF Condition? Why would an app report one?
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In terminal-ide how do I get telnetd to start automatically whenever the device turns on?

I think terminal-ide is the best thing since sliced bread but I am not sure how to get the telnetd to start automatically.
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Does the API expose the ability to use multiple network interfaces simultaneously?

I'd like to know if it's possible for an Android application to transfer data via WiFi and mobile simultaneously, or any other network interface such as USB or Bluetooth tethering, without requiring ...
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How to install Yii framework in an android device?

I am studying Yii framework in my android phone. I have an application called AndroPHP. It has a LightHttpd, MySql and PHP. I can run CodeIgniter, Wordpress and Smarty in my phone but I don't have an ...
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Rooting Development Device

Is it wise to root my Android phone used for development? Can the device become somewhat unstable which will affect the debugging process when building apps for my phone? I have a Galaxy Mega and ...
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Can I install Ruby and Ruby on Rails on an Android?

Aware that this is a bit mental, but can I install Ruby on a Galaxy S4 running Jelly Bean 4.2? A console where I can install gems, rake routes and run the Rails server, and browse to my application by ...
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Eclipse does not see my phone as a running android device

I have an Allview P6 ( running with 4.0.3 ) and I can't seem to be able to make Eclipse recognize it as a running android device. Is it in debugging mode, the application is set debuggable.
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Micromax A57 is not displayed in Eclipse Device List

I have purchased a new Micromax A57 (Ninja-3) smart cell phone. I want to install my application from Eclipse directly, because i need to see the Logcat output for testing my Application. I just ...
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Extract boot.img issues

I have been having a lot of trouble trying to extract a boot.img. Its one of Samsung's with the funky headers so none of the scripts work. I tried HEX editing it so it is a gzip (1f 8b 08) and ...
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Is there any easy way to get GNU build tools on Android? If not… why not?

With the growing number of Android devices in all sorts of different form factors (dev boards like Raspberry Pi/ODroid, Android-on-a-stick, etc), it seems like it would be great to be able to actually ...
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How can I do development on my Android device?

I have a pretty long commute to work and own an android phone. I figure it would be nice to do some simple programming on the way. I'm not picky on which language to code on. I usually have an ...
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Is it possible to program on a Honeycomb tablet? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I do development on my Android device? I was wondering if there are apps making it possible to program on an Android tablet? I know it's not the best "work tool" ...