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Can't download apps on Micromax A106 even though I have enough space

I am unable to download apps from the Play Store on my Micromax A106 even though I have space on the memory card and phone.
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Why are there so many different Android kernels (technical answer please)

Isn't Android a common kernel that is used across all devices? For example CentOS will install on Dell, HP, and a variety of other hardware. Sure there are different modules but it's still CentOS ...
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Connect to Samsung TV using AllShare from a Non-Samsung phone

I have a Nexus 5 phone and want to connect to my Samsung Smart TV (which supports AllShare). How can I do this? Thanks. UPDATE: I tried again after updating my phone to Android 5.0 . but no luck ...
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1answer
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Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 (SM-T700) support for OTG (On-The-Go)

Not having any luck determining if I can see/move files from my camera to my T700 using a On-The-Go adapter/cable. See cables advertised but read on various sources that not all devices support all ...
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3answers
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How to show only gmail's contacts in the Contacts app?

I have recently reinstalled Android due to some problems with the SD Card. I decided to keep all my contacts only in Gmail, as a centralized solution to avoid problems in the future. I do not want ...
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1answer
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How to avoid update and go right into the application?

Whenever i open Clash of Clans, it gives a popup saying Update is available! Good news! A new version of the game is available There is no cancel option. No matter if I click the back button or ...
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1answer
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Does the StageFright vulnerability affect Facebook Messenger? What can I do about it?

I disabled MMS in Messaging on my phone. Is FB Messenger vulnerable? If so, what can I do to minimize the risk? (I couldn't find anything about MMS in FB Messenger)
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1answer
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Where can I find the battery animation file?

Note: I'm working with a chinese tablet. Sorry. Had to do it to avoid flagging as a duplicate - I've seen many many questions and answers on this topic but still don't solve the issue. I'm looking ...
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0answers
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How to deactivate an app on android?

I tried to uninstall an app deactivating in device administrator but it won't deactivate. The "tick" sign is not being removed. I don't know what is going wrong.
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2answers
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Ignored 5.0 OTA update on nexus 4 now can't get it back

I ignored the 5.0 update when it came over the air a couple of months back because I didn't want it at that time, and now I do want to update, but it's nowhere to be found on my phone. I go to ...
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1answer
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Platform-tools not showing in Mac OSX

I've downloaded the ADK, and am running the SDK Manager. I've downloaded all of the packages, including Android SDK Platform tools (v 21.1.2). However, I don't have a folder called "platform-tools" ...
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How to do “Android Party Play” with “Real Racing 3”? [on hold]

I'm cannot figure out how to do: ANDROID PARTY PLAY with Real Racing 3 - Android Apps on Google Play anyone?
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0answers
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Used LG LS770 google sync locked?Solution's?

After factory reset it asked for the gmail that was paired with the device I tried using my gmail but it just just cycles back to the Wifi setup and then back to the sync login. Or is it possible ...
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0answers
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adb and platform-tools not working anymore on Mac Lion

Ok, I had that eclipse + SDK + all projects working fine on my Mac (Osx Lion). After updating the SDK recently, everything stopped working. It seems that some very smart guy there forgot to allow ...
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1answer
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Unable to connect galaxy tab pro SM-T520 to PC with windows 8.1

My new PC having windows 8.1 does not recognize Samsung galaxy tab pro connected via USB cable. What to do? I've tried different cables and different USB ports. It does not appear in Windows device ...
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0answers
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Find out how many messages sent per chat

I have seen that iPhone users of WhatsApp are able to see how many messages have been sent / received in one specific chat. This feature seems to be lacking on Android though. Am I missing it or is it ...
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0answers
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Can I set the “USB Computer Connection” settings to reset every time I reconnect?

I'm using CM 12.1 on a Moto E 2015, and want the USB connection settings to remain at "charge only" at all times unless I want to specifically access the onboard memory on a computer. However, if I ...
0
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2answers
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How to avoid leaking private data to apps without rooting my phone?

The majority of apps on the Play Store require access to things like location, contacts, call log, identity, SMS, etc., even when the app functionality clearly doesn't need this information to work. ...
0
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1answer
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Server error launching Google Play Store

When I start google play store I get a white page with the message "Server error" and a "retry" button. logcat tells me: 03-07 11:31:29.148: E/Volley(7984): [13] BasicNetwork.performRequest: ...
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0answers
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my what,s app no is not show of out of country [on hold]

i have a other country what,s app no , bt othrt country no is not show of my what,s app acoount . i,m alredy tried other country code & refresh do it . but un fortunately the other county no is ...
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0answers
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How to show only selected contacts in Whatsapp without blocking the rest?

All the contacts in my contact list are being linked with WhatsApp contacts. I don't want some of my contacts to show in my WhatsApp account. I would like to know is there a way out that only the ...
4
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2answers
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How to upload multiple images at once to Google Drive?

I want to upload to Google Drive, all my image files that are within my gallery. At the moment I have to select the images one by one to do so. Long pressing the images and the folders themselves ...
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3answers
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How to remove the Google Now search bar from Nexus 5

My Nexus 5 has a useless and space-wasting Google Now search bar: QUESTION: How can I remove the Google bar? My rooted Nexus 5 runs stock Android 5.1.1, and I would rather get rid of Google Now if ...
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1answer
114 views

Directory named with random characters automatically (re)created in SD card? Could this be a malware?

Lately, I've seen that a directory with what seems to be a random name (like Z0tQWDVmQmoyRUxVSWdBU2pwNzAxMzc1Mw) is present in the local storage (/sdcard) of my Samsung Galaxy S5. When I delete it, ...
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1answer
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email setup couldn't finish - couldn't open connection to server

Trying to setup my homecall.co.uk email on new Asus T300 Android. Followed screen instructions got this message: "email setup couldn't finish - couldn't open connection to server". Also tried entering ...
5
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1answer
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Moving sdcard to ExtSdCard

I was an Android beginner, I know nothing of 'hacking' some Android stuff. I found several issues of this case but no one that I look pretty ideal for my case. My Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 has been ...
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0answers
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How to eliminate and prevent duplicate contacts on Note 4?

Since using an Android phone (Samsung Note 4 w/Android 5.0.1) for several months I now see numerous duplicate contacts in my Contacts list. Looking in my Google account, I also see these duplicate ...
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2answers
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Formating and reinstaling OS on Galaxy S4

Someone put CyanogenMod on my T-Mobile Galaxy S4. So I tried to unroot and return to the original by watching this Youtube video and using this method.This is what I have gotten from the phone: Odin ...
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0answers
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My Samsung Galaxy S4's screen turns green and won't turn on. How do I fix this?

The screen of my Galaxy S4 phone turns green. Sometimes it turns all black but the buttons still light up when I press the home button. How do I fix this? After two days or so, my phone will turn ...
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1answer
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unlocking problem in hcl me v1

I installed Google play in my HCL ME V1 tablet. It was working fine, when i restarted the tablet, my pattern unlock type changes to swipe screen unlock, and when I swipe it to unlock the screen the ...
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1answer
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What is CP and AP and what are these options used for?

There is this service menu where I can select different USB modes for my phone. One option is called CP and the other is AP. What do the acronyms CP and AP stand for? I recognize MTP, PTP and ADB. ...
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0answers
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storage space on samsung galaxy J 1 [on hold]

how do I change my storage from device settings to SD card settings it is to difficult to change your storage from divece settings to SD card settings as soon as possible ons our phone's
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1answer
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Where does the movie downloaded from “Play Movies & TV” get stored in external SD card?

I recently bought and downloaded a movie from "Play Movies & TV" application. It is not automatically detected by any other video player. So, where does the movie downloaded from "Play Movies ...
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0answers
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Native Support for Settings Profiles

Does anyone know if stock Android natively supports settings profiles, or if there is any plan to do so? To be clear, I am not talking about the user profiles feature that was introduced in Lollipop, ...
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3answers
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Can I delete Gmail account on Android safely without affecting my Gmail on computer?

Can I delete my Gmail account from my phone without the Gmail and Google account (with contacts, photos, etc) being deleted from my computer?
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0answers
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whatsapp makes my htc one m9 not ring for phone calls

my htc one m9 is fully updated android 5.1, when i first turn on the mobile and make sure it's not silent nor vibrate and the ringing volume is at max and i receive a phone call it rings as it ...
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0answers
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WhatsApp - Set message sound that's different from contact ringtone?

On my Android phone, I've set my wife to have a specific ringtone (through the built-in Contacts app). Now every time she sends me a WhatsApp message, I get alerted with this ringtone. I'd like to ...
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1answer
4 views

SSH Tunnel through Android device

My friend has a little trouble getting around his new Linux system. I'm fairly knowledgeable in that topic so I want to SSH into his machine to take a look for myself. Problem is he lives in a ...
3
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1answer
4k views

Samsung Galaxy S not displaying contacts, only unknown is shown

My Galaxy S Duos only shows unknown on the display when I have saved phone book contacts calling me? How and what do I do to get numbers to be displayed?
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0answers
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fail to connect via screen mirroring

Last week i bought an samsung's note 3 neo with updated kitkat 4.4.2. And am having a sony television which supports ScreenMirroring. When i try to connect with my note 3 neo device. in my mobile am ...
0
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0answers
61 views

Check Android device for malware or unauthorized access

I'd like to check whether my rooted Android device (running with Cyanogenmod 12.1) has any malicious software or unauthorized access, because a few days ago the root rights were not accessible for me ...
0
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2answers
1k views

How to remove other apps icons (like Skype or WhatsApp) from contact and phone app?

I would like to keep Skype Mobile installed but get rid of its icons from contacts AND/OR from being asked whether I want to make a call to the contact through Skype or other similarly annoying ...
19
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7answers
4k views

How can a complete web page be saved and viewed on an Android device

There are situations I require to save a "complete" web page for offline reading. I can easily do that on Windows by saving the web page, but not on Android. I am using Chrome on Android and I don't ...
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votes
1answer
22 views

Hangouts: How to make the phone dialer default (instead of the hangouts dialer)?

Following a recent Hangouts update, when using Android 5 on Nexus 5, in an SMS conversation with a contact, touching the "handset" icon automatically launches the Hangouts dialer, while I would like ...
22
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1answer
29k views

Why can't I press the Install button when installing applications from unknown sources?

I'm trying to sideload an application, as seen in the picture below. I have allowed the installation of applications from unknown applied actions in settings, but I can't seem to press the install ...
1
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0answers
839 views

Nexus 5 won't start stuck on loading screen

My Nexus 5 has been stuck on the loading screen. After turning it off it wouldn't start and after showing the "Google" logo would just spin the 4 coloured dots for hours on end. I tried a few things ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Galaxy S4 does not show Authorize USB debugging dialog box

I am trying to follow the instructions here, but my phone never displays the "Authorize USB Debugging" option. On the PC side, adb devices shows that the PC see the device, but it is listed as ...
2
votes
1answer
29 views

Is it possible to use a Google Play Gift Card with In-App billing and purchases?

I have installed the free version of an app on my phone from Google Play. Now I want to purchase the full version of that application using in app billing or purchase option already available in that ...
2
votes
1answer
418 views

How apps write data into file-system on non-rooted device?

User Apps and Data are stored in /data/app and /data/data respectively. But we can't (even) see that without root permission. So, I want to know If device is non-rooted then How user Apps are ...

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