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Is there any way to auto-reconnect with a specific PPTP connection on Android?

Every time my phone switches between networks (e.g. 4G to Wi-Fi) the established PPTP connection drops. I know there is a feature called Always-on VPN, but that seems to only apply to L2TP or IPSec ...
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How to get my WiFi notifications back into English?

For some reason my WiFi notifications have started appearing in I think Polish, or something with a similar alphabet, I don't even have any such languages installed as far as I can see. This problem ...
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“Avoid poor connections” setting on Samsung Android 4.1.2

I am trying to connect to the wifi on my laptop, i have managed to connect using many other android versions, but a Galaxy S2 & S3 (both with Android 4.1.2) wont connect. I get a message saying ...
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Why is my Wi-Fi connection saying “no account found” when I try to connect via wireless networks?

I have enabled Wi-Fi. I try connecting to various networks, and during the IP address obtaining process, the notification will popup from the Wi-Fi app saying: "No account for ___________ network. ...
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One specific IP address blocked when using WiFi, works fine on 3G

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3, I can access the IP address 109.123.110.128 using 3G absolutely fine always. However, when I switch to WiFi, every other IP address I have ever tried works, except this IP ...
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can't connect to a wifi network because it is always stuck in “remembered” status

I'm using a home wifi network. Several days ago, my Samsung Galaxy S2 suddenly can't connect to the wifi network, and it is always in "remembered" status. I clicked on "forget" and was trying to ...
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Ice Cream Sandwich can't obtain IP address, what do I need to delete to reset wifi settings?

My phone is encountering that issue again where it won't connect to any wifi router. It would get stuck to "Obtaining an IP address..." and then later it will say it avoided the router for poor ...
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Can't connect to 802.1x Wifi network using TLS

I have Xperia S with 4.1.1 OS. I have installed needed certificates but when tried to connect to my corporate Wifi network: EAP: TLS Phase2: None CA certificate: corporate certificate User ...
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Can I connect an Android phone to a DSL Modem via USB?

Is it possible to connect my phone directly to a DSL line (Via USB) and then use tethering features to make my phone behave as a Wireless Router ?
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Show mobile network and Wi-Fi SSID name on LG G2

Is there a way to show the name of the mobile network and SSID of the wireless network that I am connected to on the top bar of my phone? I'm looking to do something similar to how BlackBerry did it ...
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Wifi and data connectivity issue

Updated my Galaxy S3 to Android 4.3 (att) today. Now I can't connect to Wifi, or even find my home network, unless I turn off mobile data. I tried calling att tech support, they suggested factory ...
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wifi conected but can't use market app and other apps

I can't seem to be able to use internet with out internet explorer app. I have other browsers such as opera mini but When i try to use them error in connection is the reply enen though it works on ...
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internet slow on my tablet

I know this question has been asked over and over and I have searched for an answer but no one seems to have an good result. I have a new Prestigio Multipad 10.1. It's a nice tablet but I'm ...
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Play phone game with game being displayed on computer screen

I want to play InfiniteFlight on my computer. But it's only available for phones (and maybe tablets, I'm not sure) - I purchased InfiniteFlight on my phone, and I just had an idea - What if we can ...
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Android 4.0 tablet WiFi connection stopped working

I bought an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich tablet about 4 months ago. It worked great until it suddenly stopped connecting to WiFi. I have tried connecting both at home and at work to the wireless ...
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What are the IP addresses used by Proxy Browser For Android app?

I've asked a question before Find Proxy IP address used by Android app on how to see network traffic by an android app, I still can't figure it out. Here's the app that's bothering me ...
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How can I recover a forgotten WiFi password on my HTC phone?

I inadvertently told my HTC Inspire smart phone to forget my WiFi password. Is there a way to reinstate the forgotten password?
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Connecting to WPA2 Enterprise + AES + TLS Wireless Network

In my office there is a network which uses WPA2 Enterprise + AES + TLS . All the laptops that have the required certificates installed are connecting but when i try to connect using the same ...
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lost samsung s5830 dont remember the gmail id

I have lost my Samsung galaxy ace 3 days ago.I don't remember my Gmail account, the phone's battery was low,and is now switched off.is there any way i could find it ?
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My WIFI doesn't work

I have a Samsung Galaxy Stellar from Verizon. It's unrooted. I can connect to a Wi-Fi network (input the network security key, etc). However, I can't use the network. I've tried it over three ...
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Can you connect Android GingerBread 2.3.4 to an access point without DHCP present?

Is it possible to actually, legitimately, or even programmatically, configure the Android wifi manager to connect to an access point and use a static IP address, where no dhcp service exists? I'm ...
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Device forgets wifi password

My family has an Android 4.1 tablet that connects to the home wifi. It keeps forgetting the wifi password so it's offline until we select the desired wifi network and enter the password again. How ...
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Sprint Galaxy Tab 3 won't connect to internal wifi

I have a Sprint Galaxy tab 3 through work. I'm using it to test our software, part of what I need to to is connect to our internal network wifi, and for some reason it says that the internet isn't ...
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No wifi after changing provider / sim card

Last Monday I changed provider and got a new simcard. I can use the phone and send SMS/text messages. Internet didn't work anymore. Wifi didn't work anymore. Both have not worked since. I do see the ...
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How to change WIFI hotspot configuration from lock screen?

I have an Android smartphone (Samsung Galaxy Ace 2) that I haven't used in a while. Specifically, I have (a) forgotten my lock screen passcode, (2) changed our Wifi configuration (provider, router, ...
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wifi connection

For the past two days I can no longer connect to my home WiFi. It keeps saying "disabled", which also happened at a friend's house who also has Virgin WiFi – but I can connect to BT WiFi at another ...
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One X cannot see european wifi channels

Since the update 4.2.2 Jelly bean, my htc one x lost the ability to connect to a wifi channels 12,13,14. How can i turn this ability again? (seems like this update was oriented only for USA users)
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Nexus 4 WIFI hotspot web authentication

I have a Nexus 4, and I would like to set up a WIFI hotspot at my house that doesn't require a password, but if a user connected to the WIFI, it would display either a static HTML page or some way to ...
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How can WiFi Direct password be set on LG Nexus 4?

I tried connecting my laptop to a WiFi Direct group consisting of LG Nexus 4 devices. When I connect, it says the security used is WPA2-PSK and asks for a password. I searched the entire device ...
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Cached gateway? What is up with that?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Nexus, right now v4.3, but its been having this problem since at least 4.1.1. I carry the phone from home, to work, and back. It is set up to connect to the WAPs in both ...
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Is there a known to be good T-Mobile Android Device that will work with T-Mobile Wifi Calling and a custom ROM

Am evaluating switching to T-Mobile in the US and bought a prepaid SIM to try it out. Coverage is poor in my house with my Galaxy Nexus (Maguro/GSM) with CM 10.2. I'm open to buying a new phone, but ...
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Unable to connect to network after factory reset

Today I did a factory reset on my phone (Galaxy y GT-S5360T) to attempt to free up some space (it worked, thankfully) and now I can't seem to connect to any wifi network. I am currently running the ...
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wifi and data internet is not working after rooting my micromax a89

I have flashed my Micromax A89 first time to FUSION blast 1.2 successfully. All apps and phone working properly. But when I turned on my WiFi it connects but not accessing the browser and also I am ...
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Fail to connect to ADB Wifi when device goes to idle state?

I am connecting to my Android phone with ADB WiFi (no USB plugged in). However, whenever my device goes to sleep, I am losing connection and unable to reconnect. In what I am trying to do, I need to ...
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How do I connect to a hidden network on my Android phone?

I have a PocketWiFi connected to my PC, and I decided to hide it, for better security. Now, I can't connect to it on my android phone, though. I can't find a way to connect to it, even if it isn't ...
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Cant connect to my wifi network at home WPA/WPA2 psk

it writes saved, secured. when I try to connect it writes connecting then back to saved secured. after a few seconds it writes authentication error. the password is right BTW
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Wifi Problem with Samsung S3 Mini

I got my Samsung S3 Mini yesterday, but at work this morning I tried logging into our wifi (which I have been using problem free for years on all my other phones) and now I seem to have done something ...
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Wifi passwords were not restored on a new device

I got a new galaxy nexus phone running 4.2.2 and I noticed my WiFi passwords were not restored to this device. I skipped the account login upon first start, but added it later on. Am I missing ...
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Cant establish a reliable connection

Android 4.0 showed Wifi connected-but did not work - did factory reset - when restarting and want to login to google account msg "cant establish a reliable connection to server" - nothing wrong with ...
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What are the options for wirelessly connecting sound from my tablet to an audio system?

I have a Galaxy Tablet 10.1 with wifi, bluetooth, and also a 3.5 mm mini stereo plug connector for headphones. I'd like to connect my tablet to a sound mixer so that the sounds will be played over ...
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Why is “wpa_supplicant.conf” file invisible?

My device LG e510 : Android 2.3 had been rooted and then I changed the privileges to view and see some system files, especially for wpa_supplicant.conf, with RootExplorer app. But unlike most ...
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Can a un-rooted Android phone set to ad-hoc WiFi mode

Is it possible to have an un-rooted Android phone running at ad-hoc mode? If it requires me to re-build the Android kernel, which Android kernel should I modify and rebuild?
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Samsung Unable to connect to Philips Modem

Samsung Tab 3 Trying to connect to Philips modem 6600 and get message "network disabled because internet connection is slow" WiFi works with other modems and laptop works OK with Philips modem. Reboot ...
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Hide offline WiFi networks in HTC One M7

How to display only available WiFi networks instead displaying all networks name since I bought the smartphone ?
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Stream from my Android over Wifi to my amp

I have an HTC One and I would like to stream music over wifi via any player app (PowerAmp, Google Play, etc..) to a stereo amp. I looked into Nexus Q, Sonos and more. Which one will actually support ...
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How to tether an Android phone to a PC via Bluetooth?

When wifi connecting to the internet via an Android mobile, how can I get access to this internet connection over Bluetooth from my computer?
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Android Tell HTC Phone, WIFI connection only asks for password. Can't enter username,password?

I cannot connect to a wifi which requires username and password. When I connect it just asks for password, no option to add username????? Whats up with this? My Samsung Galaxy IV prompts for both. Is ...
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Samsung Galaxy Y wifi stuck on obtaining IP

I have a rooted Samsung Galaxy Y (GT-S5360L) with a bcm4330 broadcom chipset. I recently tried installing bcmon app. I backed up the .bin files in /system/etc/wifi before installing. Of course ...
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My Internet and picture messages are not working on my Samsung galaxy ace

I have a Samsung and I'm with 02 and for the past few months my internet and picture messages haven't been working and I checked my contract and I'm meant to have Internet and picture messages and ...
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Laptop wi-fi connection drops intermittently when 4.2.2 android is connected to the same wi-fi

I have set up home wi-fi network (Linksys WRT-120n router) that comprises of 1 desktop which is connected via ethernet cable. 2 laptops and 1 android device are connected to the same network wireless. ...