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Custom rom for android tablet [duplicate]

Where can I find a custom rom for an wondermedia wm-8859 android tablet? I have problem today that background loading of data in apps doesn't work.
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1answer
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SMS Problem - Moto G update 4.4.4

A problem appeared in my Moto G after the update to 4.4.4. Hangout app stop work with SMS. Beside that I can't activate the factory SMS app. I tried to install some alternative SMS apps and all of ...
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442 views

Stock Rooted Nexus 7 2013 gives error on OTA update

So I had a stock Nexus 7 2013 WiFi, rooted, running Android 4.4.2 with TWRP installed. I had been receiving 4.4.3 update for quite some time but since TWRP is unable to install OTA update I hadn't ...
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45 views

How to enable / get a 3rd party app for forward delete on an android keyboard?

I'm really missing this feature - the delete (not backspace) key you'd find on a PC that deletes the character to the right. I've installed hackers keyboard and swiftkey, but can't find an option to ...
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0answers
334 views

Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition won't play video fullscreen

My galaxy note 10.1 (2014 edition) tablet used to be able to show netflix and youtube and other video links fullscreen. Now, the video quality drops dramatically and skips to black screens between ...
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What causes Android to have slow WiFi performance?

I have a Samsung Galaxy SII (GT-I9100 with Android 4.0.3) and a Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1(GT-P7500 on Android 4.0.4). They both perform awfully slow on WiFi for internet related Apps. Either Facebook, ...
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1answer
165 views

How to display my heart rate on the Samsung “Android Wear” Smartwatch?

I have a Samsung Gear Live Smartwatch that says it has a heart rate sensor. How can I see the output of this sensor?
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1answer
261 views

Invalid WI-FI Networks showing in “WI-FI Networks” list

In my WI-FI list, I see 5 password protected WI-FI networks that appear to be in range. The problem is, I know these networks are not in range. It appears as if I was in range at some point and when I ...
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1answer
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Change network time (Fake)

In android you have a option to change your GPS location to a fake location. Is it possible to "fake" the network time, so my app thinks that the actual time the fake network time is? My phone is a ...
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1answer
40 views

Where can I find SharedPRefs file on my MotoG device ? It is with KitKat BTW

Generally for SharedPRefs file the path is like : data/data/com....application..package..name/shared_prefs/filename.xml. But when I tried to navigate through the same path on my MotoG device, I ...
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0answers
62 views

Incoming calls and notifications not vibrating on galaxy s3

I enabled my vibration setting on both device settings and message & phone apps but still my phone is not vibrating even when vibrating icon is on it just goes on silent when receiving calls and ...
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0answers
196 views

Dual boot linux and CM 10.1 (android 4.2) on transformer prime

I have seen guys could setup stock android (v4.1) with a Linux Distro on TF201 in this link. But I was wondering for those who have already installed a CyanogenMod custom ROM on the device, is there ...
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0answers
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How to enable debugging mode on asus zenfone 5? [duplicate]

i am unable to find developer mode on this asus zenfone 5. I want to unable debugging mode on this phone to debug my app.
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1answer
758 views

Has mm-qcamera-daemon been fixed on Android L ( Developer Preview )?

If you earlier had the mm-qcamera-daemon problem in Nexus 5, has installing Android L Developer's Preview fixed it ? Because I have a Nexus 5, 4.4.4 , and the issue appeared today for the first time ( ...
2
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0answers
161 views

Setting Up Live Wallpaper with Tasker

I'm trying to set up a Tasker widget to switch between a static wallpaper and a live wallpaper. I have no problem with coming up with the action for the static wallpaper, but I am unable to change ...
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0answers
401 views

Special Internet packs on Android phone?

Suppose,we might activate a special pack eg) Whatsapp pack for Airtel.How can I restrict the internet being used by other applications.So that it wont deduce any balance from main Avaliable options: ...
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2answers
347 views

How to identify the cause of entering Safe Mode?

I have a Motorola Xoom 3G tablet running Android 4.04 (latest system release) that has been stuck in 'safe mode' for some time now no matter how many times I restart the device. I have been through ...
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0answers
39 views

CM 11 kitkat RC2 on my htc explorer [duplicate]

I have installed CM 11 kitkat RC2 on my htc explorer things went fine I have flashed it but now I can;t see my playstore file manager etc only thing is I can see my contacts...please give me a ...
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1answer
40 views

Why are my Astrid and Tasks reminders late sometimes?

Samsung GT-I8160 Galaxy Ace II Stock Android 4.1.2 I used Astrid for a couple of years, and now I use Tasks. But both of them has the similar issue: sometimes reminders are late. What may be the ...
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1answer
428 views

how to restrict the user to access only my application in the tablet?

We are giving tablets to our customers with our own app installed in it. I only want the customers to work with our app only. I don't want them to watch video in youtube or chat with whatsapp. How do ...
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1answer
333 views

Setup VPN access through SSH

I have a Samsung S4 with last kitkat update. I would like to set it up so that I can access my University services. For that, when I use my laptop, I just set up a ssh tunnel like: ssh -D 8081 -f -C ...
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2answers
840 views

Application folder naming convention

I was just wondering why the naming of some folders on android is such: com.dropbox.android com.android.browser
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1answer
1k views

Would updating my rooted Sony Xperia Z brick it?

I updated my phone, rooted it and then realized the current version isn't the latest, so I would like to update it. Is there any chance my Xperia Z would brick? Or do I have to unroot it first?
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2answers
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Android WiFi repeater programatically? [closed]

I live in a very remote area with very little cell reception, and my wifi does not reach certain areas of my house. I have my android phone, and I would like to make it a wifi repeater, but ...
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Question about recovery and bootloader

I have following question about recovery and bootloader 1)How locked bootloader block custom rom to be updated via recovery? 2)As package verification code is in recovery then why we need to unlock ...
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0answers
58 views

Why do I have trouble seeing files from Windows?

I have a Nook HD+ with kivy installed. When I connect the device with USB I can use Windows Explorer to see the directories and copy files to the Nook. But the log files it generates don't show up in ...
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1answer
1k views

Where does Facebook cache video?

Few days ago, I played a video in Facebook app. Today, I tapped the same video just to know that the video was cached locally. From where can I get this cache?
2
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1answer
135 views

How to securely/permanently delete sensitive information on a Galaxy S5?

My S5's screen died about a week ago and as a result the phone will be getting swapped. It has some pretty sensitive information on it (such as numbers, credit card info, photos, etc.) that I want to ...
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1answer
235 views

VPN software to connect to a Remote Access Server

I have a Galaxy S2 from Virgin Mobile. My home network is Windows Server 2012. I'm using RAS to connect to my home network from other locations on a Windows 8 laptop. I have several SharePoint sites ...
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3answers
642 views

Is there a simple offline contacts manager for android?

I don't want to sync all my contacts with my Google account. I would like to just keep my contacts on my phone and back it up myself. I have disabled contacts syncing in the accounts settings on my ...
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0answers
383 views

Bootloop Sony Tablet S

I had a problem with my Sony Tablet S (Android 4.03) i tried to unnistalled some app and then alot of messages pop up one after another teeling that "x" application has fail, so i try to reboot, but ...
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1answer
1k views

If I install a ROM that doesn't exactly match my phone, will it work at all?

As you know, manufacturers of popular mobile phones often times will release a modified " clone " version of their mainstream models. often these clone models will be re-released models that are ...
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Is it possible to hide an application from Google Play? [duplicate]

Some perspective: Hi, my mobile phone is from 2011 and my manufacturer stopped providing updates past a certain version so I decided to put a Cyanogenmod based ROM on it (CM 10.2, 4.3 based). ...
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325 views

Open Wifi.swi file

So. I just came back home and i forgot that there is no wifi here. But i got a wifi network i know, which i was connected to and made a backup of my phone with Kies 3. In the backup, there is a ...
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2answers
709 views

Will installing Cyanogenmod speed up my Galaxy S?

I recently purchased a used Samsung Galaxy S Captivate. While it seems fine for my purposes, it would be nice if it were just a bit faster, in terms of loading different pages more quickly. From what ...
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0answers
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Network Bridging on Android *NOT* just tethering.

I've got a rooted S3, and would like to emulate the 'network bridge' capability of, say, a laptop through a USB cable. Every thread I've come across points to setting up phones as wireless access ...
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0answers
416 views

Can't exit recovery mode after intalling HD revolution 71.1

I started with a HTC ONE m7 with HD Revolution 12 and Android 4.2.2. Downloaded and installed Android_Revolution_HD-One_71.1.zip. Install seems to go fine. After installation it asks me to fix ...
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“Firmware upgrade encountered an issue…” message on galaxy tab 2 10.1

I have a problem: My samsung galaxy tab 2 10.1 doesn't turn on correcty. I have the message : Firmware upgrade encountered an issue. Please select recovery mode in Kies & try again". For your ...
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1answer
1k views

Where can I find Google Play services?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Ace and when I try to use my apps, it says "This app won't run without Google Play services, which are missing from your phone". Where can I find those Google Play Services as ...
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1answer
259 views

What ROM will turn my Verizon HTC One M8 into the same thing as the unlocked dev version?

I have an HTC One (M8) from Verizon, but I don't live in the US. I'd like to find a ROM that will make my phone have the same settings as the unlocked Dev Version that you can buy directly from HTC. ...
0
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1answer
663 views

help setting up my SDK with eclipse

Alright So I downloaded the android SDK bundle for linux because I want to start making some apps, but i've ran into a couple of problems here. when I tried to create an emulator through the AVD ...
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0answers
90 views

Bluetooth A2DP daisy chaining / routing

I'm searching for a BT A2DP routing solution to be able to daisy chain 3 BT devices. I have a headset, an Android Smartphone and another BT device (a PMR radio device). Both connections are A2DP. I ...
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1answer
43 views

Nexus 7 system update notification

My Nexus 7 permanently displays a 'system update downloaded. Touch to install' notification' that I can't seem to clear. I've touched the notification to install but am just taken to apps. Can anyone ...
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0answers
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How can I manually tilt the screen when auto rotation is disabled? [duplicate]

In android is there some way to toggle the screen orientation manually (for eg: by pressing some special key sequence) if the screen auto rotation has been disabled. I know a similar question has been ...
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3answers
6k views

Is it possible to remove text from under the icons on the home screen?

I'm familiar with all the icons on my home screen. I think it would look better, at least to me, if the text from under those icons is gone. Is this possible? I'm willing to root my device for this, ...
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0answers
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Why is there no visible option for USB INTERNET in WIRELESS & NETWORK SETTINGS on my Nexus 5?

I own a Nexus 5 with Android KitKat 4.4.2. I have been trying to do reverse tethering without root as is supposedly possible from SETTINGS -> WIRELESS & NETWORKS -> MORE -> USB INTERNET. But I ...
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0answers
24 views

Stuck at samsung screen…

I got a problem with my Samsung galaxy TAB 3. So the problem is the next: its always show this ONLY: Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 i can only get into the downloading ...
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0answers
153 views

My phone sends automatic message

I have Moto E with kitkat android. Recently I have observed that my phone is sending some sort of text message to the number +917760971500 automatically without my consent. The message reads ...
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1answer
60 views

What can i do to update the android version of my android device if there is no available update available for my device? [duplicate]

my device is ondo vi10. it is a android tablet i bought from a IT Fair. The current android version is 4.0.3. What are some ways i can update it?
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378 views

Galaxy grand is not getting detected in PC

Hi my samsung galaxy grand mobile is not getting detected in my PC.windows is not updating drivers also.It was working fine earlier.I tired installating Kies and also UsB debugging in developer optns ...

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