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dropbox and google drive slow sync with android?

If i upload files to dropbox or google drive, I must wait for hour until they become available in my android phone so that I can use them in my phone. Is it just me doing something wrong or why is the ...
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Contact app with selective sync?

I am using a Xiaomi Mi5 and the default Contact app sync ALL contacts with Google which creates a huge redundant list of any person I ever emailed. There is no option to select which Group/Folder to ...
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Google hangouts keeps on adding a default country code when I'm trying to make an international call

I'm currently in South Korea and am using a South Korean provider for my cell service. Whenever I try to make an outbound international call, google hangouts keeps on adding +82 after I dial the first ...
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Save offline Google maps to SD card

I found nice feature in google maps for android - save maps for offline use. But looks it saves maps only to internal memory. How to save maps to SD card?
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How was Android tested and developed before the first Android phone (HTC Dream) was released

We know that the first Android phone marketed is the HTC Dream (T-Mobile G1), but before this phone was released Android was being developed before it was bought by Google. So what device did they ...
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Google contacts [duplicate]

I'm using an android phone (Samsung core prime) and all of my contacts numbers saved in 'google contacts'. There are no contacts in my 'phone storage' or 'sim card'. Now, my question is, if I reset my ...
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Google/Android Contact with wildcard email address

Is there a way to have a wildcard email address in a Google Contact? Example: I use AT&T Wireless and they send me alerts and such with emails that match the filter: ...
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“Unfortunately, the process com.google.process.gapps has stopped” error message always pop-ups

My tab is Ainol Novo 7 Venus running on Android 4.1, and the error message Unfortunately, the process com.google.process.gapps has stopped. will appear every time even after I have done a ...
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Can I safely install Android system updates with disabled Gapps?

On my Nexus 5x for personal choices I disabled all the Gapps (Google apps) via the Settings menu, included "Google Play Services" and "Google Services Framework". With these two apps disabled the ...
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How do I send email to google contact group using Moto X (2nd Gen) using Android Lollipop 5.1?

Phone (OS) does not come with People app. Just the contact app. I like using google contact groups on the desktop. But it feels like there is no way to actually use them in native android apps. ...
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If I delete Google account entirely will it delete all the photos saved on my phone?

I want to delete my present google account, entirely, but I'm unsure as to whether doing so would delete all the apps on my phone, and all the pictures I've saved, from the Internet and screenshots ...
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Do Nexus users get android updates for each new release [duplicate]

As both Android and Nexus belong to Google Inc. Do Nexus owners get forever updates i.e whenever a new version of Android is released? If yes, why they are not shown in the list of Android One phones. ...
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unable to launch Google calendar ics file attachment

I received an gmail from my sons baseball coach with a Google calendar ics attachment file for the seasons schedule. When I click on the attachment in the email while on my Alcatel onetouch FierceXL ...
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All contacts dissappeared after adding another Google account - They were not sync'ed

Android 5.02 on Motorola Moto E 2015 (surnia) - No root Today I installed Google Keep. Added a new Google account, since the one I have for the phone is just for that, no email, no nothing - I have ...
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Cannot connect to google account tablet

I have a tablet and an older smartphone that I wish to use as a mini-tablet. while the tablet does have Play functioning I cannot log in to google account for other purposes. It just says cannot ...
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Is google location history accurate [duplicate]

my girlfriend's location history show her places on different days that she swears she had not been to. I s this info accurate
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“Listening…” screen suddenly popping up on Android 6: what is it, how to disable?

Every now and then, some Google "Listening..." screen pops up , like this: full resolution FYI: my device is a Nexus 5X with the latest stock Android 6 I have no idea what this is, and worse: I ...
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2 step verification fears

My company have set up all of their shared work via Google apps. They are now insisting on everyone setting up two-step verification. I am a freelance and although they want me to share via Google, I ...
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Can't find music purchased

Had a Motorola x phone which was defective. Lost over 100 songs purchased through Google play. I now have a Samsung 7 edge. How can I find these purchases and download them on this phone? ...
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Installing the 'official' version of Android [duplicate]

So first things first, what I mean by 'official' is unmodified; released by Google. And now for the question: If I have a OnePlus phone that comes with Cyanogen Mod that's based on Android 5.1, is it ...
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Deleted pictures keep coming up

I am trying to import my pictures from my Samsung Note 4 to my laptop. But I have a problem with the whatsapp images folder. The pictures showing on my mobile screen are not the same shown on my pc ...
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I created a new Google account. How can I migrate my android device to use this new account?

I just made a new Google account, and I wish to migrate my android device to use this new account for Google Play et al. I've spent about an hour researching this so far, and the only answer I've ...
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Punctuation for voice recognition Android Tab S

Okay this is regarding voice recognition. Most commands only work about 75% of the time and many many many of them never work. I know a lot of it depends how you speak them with regards to other ...
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Cannot connect to Google account

I was having trouble signing in to my google account, and after attempting various things with no success, i reset my device. I still cannot connect to my Google account. when I open any google app, ...
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Google Keyboard has to be turned on manually before it can be used.

I was trying to free up space in my rooted Android tablet, and I turned a lot of Google system apps into user apps, which allowed their relocation to the device storage (out from the internal ...
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Which factory image to download?

I have a Nexus 5 (LG-D821) 32 GB and am currently on build LMY47D, I want to upgrade to latest version of Android 6 ATM the latest version is 6.0.1 but there are like 4 builds for this version. Which ...
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Move all my Authenticator credentials to a new phone

I have enabled 2 factor authentication, using Google Authenticator, for 6 services: LastPass, Dropbox, Evernote, Wordpress, Tumblr and Google. How can I transfer them all to my new phone? I followed ...
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Smart phone factory reset, but forgot google account — bricked now? [duplicate]

Motorola Moto E LTE XT1528 (Verizon) running Android 5.1 I bought this phone in Aug, 2015. I have the box, the receipts and a copy of the transaction from Best Buy via ebay. (EDIT: the boatloader ...
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Google search results redirected to google play store [duplicate]

I'm having a problem using the stock browser on my galaxy s4. When click on a result in a google search im taken out the browser and to google play store. Doesnt do it for all search results but when ...
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How long do Nexus devices get updates?

It's been almost 1/2 a year since the launch of the nexus 2015, and a new one is coming. I want to know how often do android phones get supported with software updates until it becomes obsolete. It ...
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Google maps location working in app but not in browser

I am trying to use google maps to determine my location. When I open the app on my phone (Samsung Note 4), I immediately get location with an accuracy of about 10 metres, but when I access the website ...
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Android Wear “Google” app only shows weather info

I have been using my Sony SWR50 smart watch for about a week now and all is working just fine, everything syncs up as you'd expect. However when I use the "swipe up" gesture to bring up the Google ...
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Any way to view or download Google Hangouts Call History?

The Android Google Hangouts Dialer app is very limited when it comes to VoIP call history. It only shows the last 100 (approx) calls, even though Google keeps a complete history. For calls made more ...
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Google Play Music : Error retrieving information from server [RPC:S-7:AEC-0 xxxx-xxxx-xxxxx]

When trying to subscribe to the trial of Google Play Music, I came accross this error. I *had 2 accounts (removed secondly account while trying to resolve issue), primary is the only one active. ...
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Is Enable LOCK AND ERASE in Android device manager wipe all data in lost phone?

My Friend Mobile Lost yesterday and i tried to wipe his all data from android device manager but it shows only ring button and "Enable Lock and Erase" , and I Clicked that "Enable Lock and Erase" , I ...
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Google Store downloads Gmail

How do I use Gmail as backup for my Samsung Galaxy 6? Whenever I sign into Gmail it downloads all my email! Should I just set up a dummy account that is used only for that purpose? Or will it continue ...
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Can I make Google Calendar notifications trigger an alarm not just a notification tone?

I would like my calendar notifications to work like an alarm I would set with the clock app. Is it possible to do that? Or can I only get a single notification tone (and not something that "rings" ...
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Google app displaying temperature in Fahrenheit

When I use widget for voice search and say 'weather' I get the results, but it is shown in Fahrenheit, even though,in settings it is chosen to show in Celsius. Any solution?
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Nexus 4 red flashing light phone hasn't turned on

I'm having trouble turning on my Nexus 4 my charger recently broke and I got a new one before I got it I had left it at 90% overnight thinking that it will last until morning but in the morning it was ...
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Trojan alert on my phone, real or fake? [duplicate]

so this pop-up appears even though I'm not doing anything and not even on the net and it has a background of google sometimes and it says that 'google has detected viruses' on my phone and battery ...
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Open Home screen shortcut from NFC Tag

I have the Google Maps "Driving" shortcut on my home screen and would like to open it from a NFC Tag, there are lots of apps that allow you to write "open app XYZ" to a NFC Tag, but I can't find a way ...
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My files have not uploaded to Google Drive

I have done this before. I took some photos with my Motorola Moto E. I went to the Gallery App. I selected the images. I clicked on the "upload icon" and selected the Google Drive icon. The app gave ...
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Sign-In error with Google Account Manager

Why does my Android (version 4.2.2, Jelly Bean) phone keep wanting to sign-in with someone else's Google account? I keep getting: Sign-in error for (someone else's name). Touch to sign in to your ...
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Is it possible to disable Google Play apps remote installation?

I would like to know if it's possible on a given device to disable the Google Play 'feature' to remotely install an app into it, once logged in from a browser. I'm not interested in workarounds on how ...
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Can't copy image url (4.4.2)

I have a Samsung Galaxy Avant with Android 4.4.2 and up until a couple days ago I've been able to copy image addresses with Google Chrome but now I don't see the option anymore. I've tried it with ...
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Executing custom commands, doing google search as well

While executing custom voice command (using commandr or autovoice) on my mobile, it is doing google search as well. E.g. "Good night" should put my phone to silent. But with this it is also ...
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Google Keyboard Tab Key

Any way to get a tab character out of a Google Keyboard on Android? Checking through the various character sets etc. find nothing. Searching the Internet finds nothing relevant. The goal is to ...
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What is com.google.android.gsf.login?

Com.google.android.gsf.login. I seen this in my history and am having trouble figuring out what it is. Can you please help me ?
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Nova Launcher -Google problem

I have a problem with Nova Launcher. When I go to Google and press "home" , it always asks me to choose between launchers. This happens only when I use Google, it's really annoying. Model: Alcatel ...
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Is there a way to turn off app updates when global and app-specific autoupdate setting is already set to Never/Off?

On Monday, January 18th, 2016, on a never-network-locked-or-branded Nexus 5, I've noticed that the Google Chrome app was suddenly updated, together with the user-installed "My Cricket" and one other ...