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IDE to be used for Android development [on hold]

I am using Used Android Studio for Android development but I am not comfortable with it. I have heard that Intelji Is Great and using it is simple too. Can you please suggest me the other IDE's ...
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Make SwipeUp view [on hold]

how can i make view/layout like this? i don't know the keyword for search it in google. Thank you.
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Disable KeyGuard programmatically Android 6.0 [closed]

I'm pretty new to Android programming. I want to write an intent that keeps my phone unlocked while connected to my home wifi. I've researched quite alot and kept finding the same answers: ...
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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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How to begin android developing? [closed]

I want to start android developing and I'm a starter do you think Lynda java essential and xml essential are enough for learning android developing? , If you know websites that have android projects ...
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Cordova/Ionic run android not working inside of VMWare Workstation 11

I'm trying to run my ionic/cordova app on my android device from my VMWare VM. I'm using VMWare Workstation 11.1.3. I plug my Galaxy S6 into a usb 3.0 port on my laptop (all I have are usb 3.0 ports) ...
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Enable developer Option Nexus 7 Android 5.1.1 not working with 7 clicks [duplicate]

I want to enable Developer Option in my Nexus Tab with Android 5.1.1. I have followed the standard process of clicking the Built number 7 times, but it didn't work. I also saw similar questions but ...
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How do I enable developer mode in Samsung Galaxy S6? [duplicate]

This may be general knowledge but I can't find it. How do I get to the screen that has developer options on Samsung Galaxy S6?
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Can I make an app like Twitter without knowing how to program? [closed]

I want to develop an android app for my clients just like twitter/ facebook in which i can share all the stock market updates to them.. is this possible without coding (by drag and drop) i have ...
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Why process restart automatically?

This is really annoying that whenever you terminate a process like Messenger, Whatsapp, Viber etc it restarts itself! I had been thinking that maybe these processes need to run in the background in ...
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Development on Android [duplicate]

I was wondering if anyone knew of a Java development environment that runs on Android? As in, I want to edit, debug and compile my code on my Android device. Not even necessarily Android code. Thanks. ...
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Create websites with Android phone? [duplicate]

I have Google searched this many times, but I only get "how to make a mobile version of your website" and such. I want to know if I am able to use my Android phone to write code/script and view the ...
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Why the vast majority of app developers don't publish apk files on their home page?

I want to be able to install my favorite apps without installing Google play services. Apart from apps that actually depend on these services (such as paying method), why apps developed don't publish ...
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Crash when using TowelRoot exploit - how can I make it work?

I am using TowelRoot (can be downloaded from towelroot.com) to try to root my Android device using the 1-click method that TowelRoot can do to root the device. Here is the source code of the binary ...
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How to set up a network connection between Android phone and Windows PC without Internet

Is it possible to connect my Android phone (Galaxy S3) directly to my Windows (7) PC in such a way that I can make network connections to the PC from the phone, without a pre-existing WiFi network? ...
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Problem with Android Emulator on Android Studio. HAXM Kernel Module not Installed

I recently switched over from Eclipse ADT to Android Studio and as soon as I tried to fire up the emulator, I saw the following message: emulator: ERROR: x86 emulation currently requires hardware ...
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Terminal emulator permission denied on complex commands

I'm porting a script that runs well on android 4.0.4 to android 4.4.2 Simplified it does this: ls *.a | ./busybox xargs ./busybox rm -f I'm using a busybox binary in mi app's folder. The error ...
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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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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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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" ...