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My Boy Emulator Question

I own a physical copy of both the Gameboy Advanced as well as the game I'm trying to run, but I downloaded a copy of 'MyBoy' from the google play store. I found the rom for a game I own. I'd like to ...
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delete system app using zip file

I have root my Huawei P8-Lite ALE-L21 with superuser.zip after successful root tried to change superuser app, so I have installed KingoUser.apk and after that I have clicked on superSu app -> settings ...
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Unable to flash self-made zip file TWRP

Device details: YU Yuphoria YU5010 Software: CyanogenMod 12.1 (Nightly) Root Access: Yes (By Default) Bootloader: Unlocked Recovery: TWRP v2.8.7.0 I made a simple flashable zip which I want to ...
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Unable to flash zip made by ZIPme app

Device details: YU Yuphoria Android 6.0 Marshmallow (AOSP custom firmware) Root Access: Not yet Bootloader: Unlocked Recovery: TWRP v2.8.7.0 I made a flashable zip of my apps along with their ...
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Root SGS3 with stock recovery

I'm going to stay on topic and make the long story short. My phone (International Galaxy S3) has its USB port broken and can't replace it because I messed it up when I was on it. Since then I use an ...
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Adding Stock image as secondary rom in multirom?

I have a nexus 5, and root. I also use multirom application. I want to create a secondary rom from stock. However I cannot flash factory images hence need to make flashable zip out of it. How do I do ...
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E:footer is wrong when sideloading zip on Moto G X1032 Cyanogenmod

I stupidly deleted google download manager, and I've converted a apk of Download manager for Android to a flashable zip as a replacement. I put it in platform-toolsand opened a command prompt in the ...
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error : archive does not contain android-info.txt and android-product.txt [duplicate]

I was trying to update my redmi note 4G in the fastboot mode but when entered a command to flash the update.zip archive I got the following feedback "" archive does not contain 'android-info.txt' ...
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Is it possible to install packages in a zip file without recovery?

I have downloaded "Google Apps" for my device (using CyanogenMod) from this link: Google Apps for CyanogenMod It is a zip file which includes some folders and files: Archive: ...
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Unzipping without an app?

This is a somewhat old phone running Android 2.3.6. My phone is not an English phone, so the below may not be exactly what an English phone would say. I've downloaded a zip file to my phone that I ...
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zip file signature verification?

In the custom recovery TWRP, what does the option "zip file signature verification" do? How do I know if it should be checked when installing something?
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Installing SuperSU — I found a binary problem

Hi I am following Android Central's guide to root my HTC One Mini. I got to this part: After installing the Custom Recovery, Your phone is now ready to get root access! Step 1: Connect your ...
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Zipalign Issue with -f Flag

I'm attempting to sift through a folder of .apks, and zipalign them I have the latest ADT My command lies in a bash script, that loops through the folder and my zipalign command is: zipalign -f 4 ...
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Why custom roms are .zip filed than made as .ftf

I am asking about Sony Xperia devices and I dont know this suites other brands or not. The custom roms provided by the ROM cooks were .zip files where we need to flash the kernel and then the rom zip ...
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updater-script for flashing raw partition image

I created the image with the following commands dd if=/dev/block/mmcblk0p1 of=/mnt/sdcard/modem.img dd if=/dev/block/mmcblk0p5 of=/mnt/sdcard/aboot.img Now I want to create a flashable zip to flash ...
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Cannot find unzipped files from WinZip Android app

I have installed WinZip for Android and unzipped a file. However, I cannot find the extracted files anywhere on my SD card. I always have to open the WinZip app and go to the last zip option to view ...
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SD card full bricks Android 2.2: In fsckdelay end. Kill dosfsck, ret=-1

I downloaded this 80 MB ZIP file containing 27000 files to my SD card and unzipped it using this code. A no space left error occurred before all files could be extracted. I couldn't remove the ...
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What does 'extract exception, please check files' mean?

I've been trying to open a .zip file on my Android device, and whenever I try it tells me the same thing over and over again: Extract exception, please check files What does this mean? I went ...
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Can Android extract zip files?

Can Android extract zip files? If so, could you please explain the process of downloading and extracting a zip file?
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Download Zip file attached on gmail

I recieved an email with a zip file. But I'm not able to download even having some installed apps that can open zip files. Is there any way to enable the zip file download? I'm trying to do this on ...
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How to uncompress a password protected zip file?

I have a password protected zip file, but ASTRO does not let me enter a password. What should I do?
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How can I zip a folder into a zip file in Android to send over the Internet?

I have root, and I tried running the zip command from shell, but zip is not found. I think Android doesn't come with zip. How can I install zip on Android?