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How to Chromecast videos from a Safari Books Online subscription

If you have a Safari Books Online, the Safari To Go app for Android is useful for reading the books (particularly offline) and watching the videos, but when you watch the videos there is no option to ...
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Unable to connect to Wifi

I have written an app which connects wifi network..when I run this app on android 4.4.4 it works fine..but when I run this app on android 4.2.3 and 4.2.2 enableNetwork() method always returns false ...
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What should be the minimum display resolution for a 5-inch smartphone?

Could you please suggest what should be the minimum display resolution for a screen size of 5 inches? If my calculation is correct I think a FWVGA display resolution has a PPI of 195.93, which seems ...
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S Voice on Galaxy S5 - Hi Galaxy does not work

I can't seem to active S Voice from anywhere (Lock Screen with no pin, Home Screen, any app) on my Galaxy S5 (ATT). I have the Wake On command set. I've tried changing from Hi Galaxy to a different ...
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How to root Teac Tc-7120

I want to root my new Teac TC-7120 device, but couldn't find any rooting guide targeting it. What should I do? I used the following Guide: ...
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Android 2.3.2 - Google apps missing after unexpected shutdown

I am writing to solicit some assistance with an issue affecting my coworker. She has Android OS 2.3.2. She said her phone had a strong battery charge last night and she put the phone in her bag. ...
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Restrict data for google play services

Google play services consumes some data. Can I restrict data access to it. Does user experience compromised if I do. If yes what are they?
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How to Disable brand logo and boot animation

Hii Everyone I am using Samsung Galaxy Grand i9082 device and when i turn it on it is showing two screens one with model number and other with Samsung logo and boot animation is there any possibility ...
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Receiving an EACCESS Permission denied error when copying files to ExtSDCard

My ExtSDCard has begun to act funny over the past few days. I have downloaded and used a few file managers in the past, and my current favorite is ES File Manager. However, over the past few days, I ...
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What should I do if my (Exynos SM-N900)Note 3 has bootloop?

I have experienced bootloop, it only shows SamSung Logo... And if I download ROM from SAMobile, how do I know if that Rom is not corrupted. Also, how do I know if Odin is stuck/hang or not? Because I ...
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Tracking your android phone without wifi on?

Any possible chance that somneone has come up with a way to track your Android without wifi being on?
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CyanogenMod 11 installer for Xperia SP

I downloaded the CyanogenMod installer from the Google PlayStore however on installation it says my device is not supported and if i should wish to continue, it will be at my own risk. Is there any ...
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Android Frozen At Custom Boot Animation

I used the application by JRummy to change my boot animation to a code animation that I found in an xda post. While loading an application, my phone decided to randomly restart, but it got stuck at a ...
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Why do I need to use “Android File Transfer” to transfer files from my mac?

I'm curious as to why I need to download and use 'Android File Transfer' so that I can transfer files from my mac to my nexus 5. I assumed because they had a similar file structure that viewing files ...
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Turning on Android device with motion detector (external device?)

Problem I'm looking for a motion detector that can be set up to wake a rooted Android (4.3) tablet and turn the screen on when someone passes by it in a radius of maybe 2-3m. Ideas I'm definitely ...
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How can I make files available to a restricted profile?

For example I have an emulator and I want the restricted profile to have access to the ROM directory but it seems like the restricted profile has it's own directory structure separate from admin. I ...
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Lost root when phone rebooted - can't get to download mode only Android system recovery

I have had my phone (Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9505, Android 4.4.2) rooted for a while (can't remember exactly how I did it now) but last night I exhausted the battery and when I charged and powered back ...
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Lenovo A8 Android Tablet froze. The reset button did not reset

My Lenovo A8 Android tablet froze without any reason. I had purchased it a week ago. The previous night it was working just perfectly. Then I put it aside and went to sleep. Today I slided its screen ...
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How do I disable zooming on text input focus?

I know there are certain tricks to disable zooming when making a web page, but how do I disable zoom on focus on my device? I have Paranoid Android and the Xposed Framework, so is anything possible?
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Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 (SM-T210) KitKat upgrade issue

I have Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 (SM-T210) and recently upgraded it to KitKat. I just noticed now that I lost my Samsung account. It's not on my application list either. Is there anyway to reinstall it? ...
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Change video quality of embedded YouTube video in Chrome for Android

Is there a way to change the video quality when playing embedded YouTube videos in Chrome for Android? I can only change the video quality in the YouTube application.
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How to re lock bootloader on samsung galaxy s5?

I have Unlocked Rooted Samsung Galaxy S5 recently it has been giving me a lot of issues and I want to send it to Samsung for repair meant. I understand that once you root your device you loose the ...
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After building AOSP source, how do I run it on my device?

I've successfully completed all but the last two steps in the AOSP 'Downloading and Building' docs, chosen a target device device and included the proprietary binaries. The process ran perfectly and ...
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MS-Exchange contacts are not synching even though mail and calendar syncs fine

For a while now my contacts quit synching on Android with an Exchange 2010 server. Calendar and Mail syncing still works, both directions. This problem is described elsewhere ( e.g. here ) and I tried ...
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Only whatsapp is working on Wi-Fi and no other apps are connecting

I am using xolo q1000 opus. Only whatsapp is working on wifi or mobile data. But yesterday it worked fine. I cant open browser, play store, or any other apps...
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Whatsapp images lost

So my Samsung S3 mini kept reminding me that my storage is running out and i probably tempered around with the storage but do not remember deleting my entire whatsapp images folder and videos folder. ...
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Is there a way to get my Android report to my cell phone company that it's not a smart phone?

I have a phone, but it doesn't need internet (I use it as a regular phone + wifi). However, the cell phone company decided that if I have a smartphone, it needs to come with a data plan. Can I do ...
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Boinc won't download on Android

I downloaded BOINC for my mobile and joined to the World Community Grid. But not the program says only "Waiting for downloading" for FightAIDS@Home but it does now download anything. How to solve the ...
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How do I answer an incoming call on my Karbonn Smart A10?

My new Christmas present is straight out the box... It's my first touch screen mobile. I've put in my SIM and copied some of the contacts. That's it, that's all I've done. I get my first incoming ...
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Can't install new apps, all incompatible with Android phone (ZTE Blade)

After spending a few moments moving some apps from my phone's internal storage to my SD card, I'm no longer able to download/install apps. Every time I try to get one (like the Wikipedia app) I get ...
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How do I connect my Galaxy Y GT-S5360 via USB to my Mac?

I cannot connect my Galaxy Y phone to my MacBook for mass storage using a USB cable. I have installed Android File Transfer software but it does not detect my phone when I connect it. I believe I have ...
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Android Wear App shows a notification after uninstallation

I installed Android Wear app for connecting with wearable emulator. After finished my job I uninstalled it. But the problem is, A notification is shown sometimes like "Android Wear connecting...". Can ...
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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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Stuck into “Obtaining IP address” when connecting to WiFi

I have a Nexus 4 with Android 4.4.3 on it. I can't connect anymore to my home WiFi. I've done no update, and I was actually able to connect several weeks ago. I've done anything special. Today I've ...
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Nexus 4 with Ghost touch and blind spots

I bought a used nexus 4 from a guy who said its all good for $120. I was happy to have bought it until i came to know that the phone has a problem of ghost touch and blind spots. I contacted back the ...
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Trouble with SD card in Prestigio Multipad PMP3370B

I've recently been given a Prestigio Multipad PMP3370B (Android 4.0) which I thought would be nice for my daughter to watch videos on. I took an 8GB micro SDHC card from my Windows 7 laptop (NTFS ...
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Phone does not connect to network but sim card is fine!

a few days ago when i came back from a holiday and went off the plane my phone would not connect to any network. went to the store and they checked the sim card which is fine but it appears to be a ...
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How do you leave a review on the Google Play Store without a Google+ account?

I would like to leave reviews for some of the Android apps I really appreciate. But leaving reviews on the Google Play Store requires signing up for Google+. Like many others, I refuse to add ...
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app for continous camera monitor and email notification if red lamp detected?

I want to use an old android device to camera monitor a red led lamp on a machine and email when the lamp turns on. In other words I seek an app that can do these two things: 1 keep the camera on ...
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Can't surf from PC when using Android as hotspot

I turned on mobile data and hotspot in my Samsung Galaxy Ace (On a Philippine carrier called "Globe"). I can surf websites just fine directly on Android. Now, I connect my PC to Android's hotspot, it ...
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SD card full, even though it's empty?

My phone wont open up the music app because i need to "free up space on my SD card" to start it, however i still have more than 2/3 of my space left? I've already deleted several text convos and over ...
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How to root RAZR M xt907

My build number is : KDA20.62-15.1 system is :183.46.15.XT907.verizon.en.US I'm unable to root with towel (v1,v2,v3) , says phone is not supported yet
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I can't format my SD card

I just inserted a new 16 GB SD card in my AT&T Galaxy S5. I'm trying to format it but it's asking me for a pin and I don't know what it is its not the last 4 of my phone number and it's not my ...
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Trying to vacuum all databases under /data with sqlite3, but fails with error 14

I would like to vacuum all my database files under /data, to achieve somewhat better performance so I ran the following script: for i in $(find /data -iname "*.db"); do #echo $(basename $i); sqlite3 ...
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Android 4.2.2 update error

After rooting with Cyanogenmod and updating my Galaxy Tab-p1000 into android 4.2.2 from Froyo 2.2, when I attempt to download apps from Play Store, the install button in the play store page for apps ...
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Some games won't install on Moto G (3g)

I have just bought my Moto G. However, while other games installed without any issues, any Temple Run games just took forever, so I had to give up, despite Google Play saying they had been installed. ...
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Pop Ups in Browser - Possible Viruses?

Since moving to Japan, the chrome web browser on my phone (Samsung Galaxy S3) has been acting strangely. Sometimes it will happen when I switch to a new article on a news mobile website, or even if I ...
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Permission denied when compiling program from source in Busybox

I have a rooted Android tablet, with Busybox v1.22.1. I would like to compile a program from source, which requires the following Linux commands: ./configure make is it possible to do so? When I ...
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MTP DISCONNECTED ON SAMSUNG GALAXY 10.1

My tablet takes a long time to charge is that normal also does a MTP connection have anything to do with that
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Callers cannot hear me unless I turn on speaker phone!

I have a Samsung Galaxy S2 (SGH-S959G) and it is a Straight Talk phone (don't know if that makes a difference or not). Anyway, I have only had this phone for about 6 or 7 months. Around August 16, ...

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