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Broken screen while debug mode was disabled. How can I re-enable adb?

The screen of my phone is physically broken, so it doesn't display anything, but the touch aspect does seem to be working, as I can unlock my phone, and get haptic feedback. Before I go to get it ...
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Issues getting screenshots in emulator. parts of screen missing

Hello I am wondering if anyone has ever experienced this problem. I am trying to take screenshots of my app (or any app that I have tried) in the emulator. When I take a screenshot quite frequently ...
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How to take a screenshot on Android 4.4.2 on a Nexus 4?

I read that you need to hold the volume down button and power button simultaneously to take a screenshot. I've tried this many times and I just can't get it to work. Most of the time the volume ...
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Screenshot is green on rooted phone

Yesterday I wanted to take a screenshot of a message that appeared on my phone. I used the inbuilt Screenshot functionality of AirDroid as well as an app called Easy Screenshot, with root, but both ...
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1answer
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How can I take a screenshot on a Kindle Fire HD?

I thought that ICS, which is the underlying OS version for a Kindle Fire HD, supported a standard way of taking screenshots by holding down power button + volume down key. This does not work for me. ...
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ADB “screenrecord” not working when executed form device

I recently found out about the screenrecord feature of ADB on Android since API19. If I try and execute this from Android Terminal Emulator on my device, I get the response from the device I would ...
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1answer
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Print screen in Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos [duplicate]

How to Take Print Screen in Samsung Galaxy ace Duos? Can please some body help me.
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How do I take a shot without the volume display on screen?

How do I take a screenshot on my Samsung Galaxy 10.1 without the volume display showing on screen?
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why i can't take a screen with LG nexus 5

I'm trying to take a screenshot on my Nexus 5 phone following the obvious instructions, which instruct me to press both the down button and the power button at the same time.. nothing happens. I ...
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Why does my power button take screenshots?

I haven't installed any screenshot applications, in fact my phone was recently wiped when upgrading to gingerbread. I have Gingerbread 2.3.4 and I use the GoLauncher homescreen. Samsung Mesmerize from ...
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launcher ex: how to take screenshot in?

I have a galaxy s2 and can't take a screenshot. I've tried taking a screenshot with vol-down+power and power+home. both don't work. What is the proper combination ?
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How to make screenshot in an O+ 8.36 phone? [duplicate]

How to make screenshot in an O+ 8.36 phone?
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How to share android screen with users outside LAN?

I work as a developer from home and I wish to demo the android app to my boss. He doesn't have an Android phone, so I have to demo the app from my phone and demo all scenarios for him from my android ...
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Grabbing a part of the screen as an image

I am reading a pdf file and I need to select a specific area in the file and paste it into my note in Papyrus. How to grab a specific area in a pdf file? Pdf reader iannotate does not allow me to do ...
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Can't take screenshots on a rooted device

I can't take screenshots on my rooted Android 4.0.3 tablet. It's a Genesis GT-1230 running some modified ROM, and apparently the power + volume down combination is disabled. The screen is 10.1", ...
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1answer
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How can I take a screenshot of a specific portion of my screen?

There is no screenshot by area on my Galaxy Tab 8.9, running Android 3.1. Is there any software that adds the ability to take a screenshot of only a portion of my screen rather than the whole area?
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Blank screenshots on Android tablet

I use ddms to take screenshots of my phone and it works fine, but when I try to do the same with my tablet I just get a black image. The phone is a Samsung Intercept running Android 2.2; the tablet is ...
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1answer
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i cant screenshot on galazy s3 mini

I've had the galaxy s3 mini for about two weeks and I can't take screenshots anymore, I hold down the home and power button but it just takes me to the task manager window. I also cant seem to be able ...
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How to take screenshot with stock Samung Galaxy S4 from Google Play Store

I have a stock Samsung Galaxy S4 fresh from the Google Play Store, and I can't get this phone to take a screen shot using the power and home button method. Without using an app, what else should I try ...
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How to capture screenshot of entire webpage in Android browser?

How to capture screenshot of entire webpage in Android browser like I can take in my Desktop with Help of Firefox Addon called "Fireshot"?
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Samsung galaxy S3 screenshot doesn't work

Yesterday I bought a brand new samsung galaxy s3. WHen I hold home button and lock button, it doesnt shot the screen. how to fix it?
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Android 4.2.2 Screen Capture on Galaxy Tab 2 10.1

I've browsed for this information and everything I've found says to hit the power button and volume down at the same time and a white line appears around the screen and you have a capture. I've ...
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2answers
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Location of Recent Apps screenshot directory

Where does "Recent Apps" in Android store the screenshots? I have seen a couple of threads on how to prevent these screenshots from being taken. But I would like to know the location of the ...
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2answers
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My screen got broken, how to see on the computer what I'm doing in my device?

My Android device screen got broken and I can't see what I'm doing. That's the only wrong thing with my device, the rest is apparently working OK. Is there any way to send my device screen to my ...
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How to take a screenshot with an Android device?

Is there a way to take a screenshot of an Android device and save it as an image file?
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alternative ways to take screenshots on Galaxy [duplicate]

When there is a rubber-protector around the phone or the tablet, I find it extremely difficult to do a palm-swipe-to-capture action, to get a screenshot. That's due to the fact that the raised ...
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1answer
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Can you screen save on a Nexus 4? [duplicate]

I fly a lot, but never accept a mobile boarding pass as I need a decent signal to display it. My iPad allows me to save screenshots to the gallery. I find it incredibly usefull, but can't find it on ...
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Galaxy mini S5570 automatically creates screenshots

It makes screenshots on its own and saves them in the gallery. I delete them but it makes new screenshots. I stopped an running app that says "screen capture" but it does it again. I can't delete it, ...
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Nexus 4 screenshot not viewable on PC

I made some screenshots with my Nexus 4. On the phone, I can open them, and they are all viewable. I edited some of them on the phone. When I copy them to a Windows 7 PC, they are all 0 bytes big and ...
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4.3 issue on nexus 4 while taking screenshot

I've just upgraded my nexus 4 from 4.2.2 to 4.3 few days ago. And now i found that i can't take screenshots with volume down button + screen lock button anymore. It was working perfect on 4.2.2. ...
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How to take screenshots from a generic ICS 7" tablet?

I want to know how to take a screenshot on a generic Ice Cream Sandwich tablet? I believe this certain model is called the XTOUCH X708S. I already tried pressing power button + volume down and it just ...
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A better way to take screenshot in Galaxy S 2.2?

In Galaxy S with Froyo installed, you can take a screenshot of your phone by holding the back button and tapping the home button. However, this involves the back key, and a lot of application close ...
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1answer
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Displaying Android Screenshots

I have a few screenshots of an application that I want to display on a website. I remember there used to be a web site that had all the "frames" or "skins" of Android devices; you would upload your ...
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Does Ice Cream Sandwich support native screen capture?

I understand that earlier versions of Android do not support a native screen capture feature, unless provided by the specific device, or you have a rooted device, or you have the Android SDK and link ...
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How do I resize the phone's screenshot size without using an image resizer?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4, running a pre-rooted stock ROM. Using the Home + Power combo, I can take a screenshot that is 1080x1920 by default. Is there any setting where I could change this fixed ...
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Screenshots in non-rooted Nexus 4? [duplicate]

Is it possible to take screenshots freely in a non-rooted Nexus 4 mobile? How?
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Taking Screenshots in Micromax Ninja A89 ICS Mobile Device [duplicate]

I have a new Micromax Ninja A89 Mobile phone which is not rooted. I want to be able to take screenshots in my mobile without rooting. What should I do? I have tried many of the freely available apps ...
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Screenshots on Nexus 7 are 0 bytes

I am taking screen shots for testing an app. on Nexus 7. Yesterday I could take the screen shots perfectly. Today when I press Power+Volume Down together it makes the screenshot sound but gives me ...
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Taking screen captures on Galaxy SII with ICS

After upgrading my Rogers Galaxy SII (I727R MODEL) to ICS. I cannot take screen captures of activities. I've tried using home and power as with gingerbread as well as power and down volume together. ...
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How to take screenshot in Sony Xperia Neo l without third party app?

Since volume-down + power key doesn't work, is it possible to take screenshots on Sony Xperia Neo l? If so, how?
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1answer
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How can I take a screenshot on my Samsung Galaxy Fit? [duplicate]

I can't find how to take screen shot on my Samsung Galaxy Fit device. I noticed that it took some screenshots and I do not know how it happened. By installing third party app it works, but I do not ...
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Why does taking a screen shot require root access? [duplicate]

I was thinking about this and I don't understand the reasoning behind it. iPhone users have this capability out of the box, and yet Apple is far more protective of their devices. Whether this turns ...
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Why do we need a rooted phone to capture screenshots?

I realize in order to capture screenshots of my phone, all screenshot applications require I have a rooted phone. Why is this so? Why can't we have a simple screenshot application for Android, just ...
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How can I log in as root to take the screen shot? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What does "to root a phone" mean? How to take a screenshot with an Android phone? I have android gingerbread. I wanted screen shots of my menu screen, so I ...
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1answer
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Error launching ddms.bat: “Failed to get the adb version: Cannot run program ”adb“: CreateProcess error=2, The system cannot find the file specified”

I've been following these very detailed instructions to take a screenshot on my Motorola Flipside. When I get to the step #10 where I launch ddms.bat I get this error and my phone doesn't show up: ...
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How do I take a screenshot on a Honeycomb tablet?

Is there a built-in mechanism to take a screenshot on my Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1? Or is there an app I can download to do so (without rooting the device)?
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“cannot write file in SD card” when taking a screenshot

I have an Optimus Black. When I try to take a screenshot, it makes a noise. Then, it says cannot write file in SD card. How do I fix that?
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Screenshot with power + volume down, what's the trick? [duplicate]

I'm using a galaxy nexus. I know the trick for taking a screenshot, with power button and volume down, but it's really flakey and only works some of the time for me (much less than half, maybe 1 in ...
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Save screenshots to Google Drive (Samsung S3)

I can't figure out the easiest way to save screenshots automatically to Google Drive. Is there a Google Drive folder and an app that makes screenshots and saves them into this folder? OR, a default ...
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How to Screenshot Of the Screen on Samsung Galaxy S 2?

Since i have updated my phone by Android version 4.0.3 i am not able to take a screen shot of my phone, before i used to do it by pressing Home and Power button simultaneously. Now if i am pressing ...