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Tablet report as charging with the charger unplugged

I'm having problems charging my Samsung Tab 2 device. It is reporting as charging after I unplug the cable, and when charging, it is drawing a small current from the charger. I've measured and it gets ...
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After upgrade to lollipop, LG D415 grays out “Enable USB Debugging” when phone is connected to PC

I've linked this phone to the same PC many times, but since upgrading to lollipop (5.0.2), my phone is not recognized (in adb devices) when I connect. When I look in "Developer Options", "USB ...
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About Play Store [duplicate]

I want to know, How I can get app updates notifications without install that, I mean I want to know version updates about all over the apps!!!! Please help me about that, Thanks.
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Remove word from autocorrect - Six Android versions and three phones later

Okay, so I've seen this question asked before, but literally none of the solutions has ever worked for me, and I've now gone through three phones and six iterations of Android, multiply versions of ...
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treat wifi network X as cellular OR disable background wifi upload for one particular app on one particular network?

On a Nexus 5 running 5.1.1, I have the DS Photo from Synology set to do automatic background uploading of new photos/videos that show up to my NAS. Normally works great. The app includes a setting ...
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Meaning of notification LED colour for Samsung Galaxy S III?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S III running Android 4.0.1 (Ice Cream Sandwich). Is there any meaning to the colour of the LED indicator? It sometimes lights as red, green or blue. What do each of these ...
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ES File Explorer is not able to access the /storage/emulated/legacy which it did earlier

I'm in urgent need and I suddenly have a weird problem with the Android phone running version 4.2.2. I never rooted the phone but suddenly the app ES FileExplorer is not able to access the ...
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Having serious technical problems / crashing on my Samsung i9300

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 (i9300) that I've been using for slightly over a year. I am a rather heavy-duty user of the phone, and have used in intensively for that time. I do take care of the phone ...
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How to improve using Ultra Power Savings Mode to stop phone addiction

Under the suggestion of xkcd, and the following Blog, which suggests shutting off the computer after finishing a task, I began turning my Galaxy S6 to Ultra Power Savings Mode when I finish a task. ...
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How to Pause Chromecast Screen Mirroring

TL;DR: How do I, when casting my device's screen through the Chromecast app to a Chromecast, pause the stream? Aka, the Chromecast shows a fixed image of my screen while I change screens on my phone. ...
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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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Lopping through Terms and Verify Google Account after hard reset

I have a recent Samsung Galaxy 6S Edge phone that had to be factory reset. After the factory reset it will loop through the 'Terms and Conditions' acceptance screen and the 'Verify Google Account' ...
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Can a call on a phone that was locked by Android Device Manager still be answered?

I have lost my Sony Xperia. Upon learning, I called my phone with another phone and I can hear that it's still ringing so I'm thinking that I just dropped it somewhere and not really stolen. I tried ...
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1answer
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Phone stuck on loading screen and recovery mode doesn't work

I have a Samsung Galaxy S1 with CyanogenMod, and I don't know what happened but when I turn on the phone it just stays on the loading screen, something like this: It's just a black screen with that ...
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1answer
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How do I launch a widget from a shortcut on Home screen?

I use MultiROM manager to switch from one ROM to another. It has a widget which lists all of your installed ROMs and you can choose anyone to boot into. (Click image to enlarge) All good here, ...
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Can't find Google Contacts in Gmail app

I have my Google Contacts on my PC. I've got sync contacts activated on my Galaxy Note 3 and I just re-synced Google. But when I open my Gmail app on my phone I can't even find the contacts link. I ...
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How do I toggle headset/headphone mode manually?

It seems that the hardware erroneously regard the headset as attached at all times (to the 3.5" jack). This makes me unable to make calls without headset or speaker mode.
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Can I repartition the internal storage?

I have a phone with an SD card slot. The internal storage is partitioned into two such that if I go to Settings >> Storage it shows 3 storage areas: Phone Storage , Internal SD and External SD. I ...
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2answers
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How can I buy an app that isn't supported on my (current) device?

As you may know, the official Android Market is in the process of having a sale, charging only 10 cents for a bunch of apps for 10 days. They're going to pick 10 new apps each day, so the apps for ...
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5answers
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Nexus 5, I'm getting remote: flash write failure while trying to fix a bootloop

Before I say anything I just want to say I didn't install any custom ROMs nor rooted my phone. I've downloaded the factory images from here ...
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0answers
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Why should i root? [on hold]

Hello :) one simple question, but usually those bring the complicated asnwers. Why should i root? Why this question.. we'll I just got my new phone.. which will likely receive a lot of OTA's next ...
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0answers
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Move to application in sd card in htc desire 620

I have android phone htc desire 620 I want to move my all apps in sd card. I have tried but not able to do it. generally in another phone options is available in setting->apps->move to sd card but in ...
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Replacing Ubuntu on BQ Aquarius E5 with Android

Does anyone have info on how to replace the Aquarius E5 Ubuntu with the E5 Android (the phone is sold in two OS-Versions)? Is there an image available, BQ doesn't appear to have one for download as ...
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Nexus 5 stuck on “flying color dots lollipop” screen after Hard Factory Reset

Hi i have been using nexus for the past one year .I updated my device to lollipop a month back and it was working fine . Suddenly one day , My device didn't boot up so idid factory reset and I got ...
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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 How do I connect my Android to TV? Can I use my existing Sony Playstation DualShock 3 ...
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0answers
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Android Programming release error [on hold]

My app runs perfectly while debugging but doesnt work and crashes after release. It shows something like fatal error thread some no. And instrumentation files
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4answers
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A swipe on status bar opens on quick setting instead of notifcation panel

In short: any idea how to set a swipe on the status bar to open the notification panel, not the quick settings one? (It was the default setting before I installed/uninstalled an app) The whole ...
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6answers
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Stagefright security issue: what can a regular user do to mitigate the issue without a patch?

There appears to be a giant security vulnerability with Android that seems to basically affect all phones. PC World wrote: The vast majority of Android phones can be hacked by sending them a ...
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3answers
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Unable to download media Whatsapp while using Wifi with proxy

I'm using a wifi network that contains a proxy. I am using proxydroid to run the proxy for all applications on my Android phone. But sometimes I am not able to download media on Whatsapp. How can I ...
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0answers
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Lenovo Update failed. Stuck in recovery

Today my Lenovo A6000plus said there is an update to download, and I clicked it. It was a 9MB download. Download went fine, and to update it restarted to recovery. I think there is some error in the ...
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Retrieving data from a Nexus 6 motherboard

After a failed attempt to replace a broken screen on my Nexus 6, I was left with a Nexus 6 with a screen that no longer displayed anything. Yesterday, when I went to try to fix this I found that the ...
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3answers
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How to have the alarm audible when on vibrate or silent?

I have an issue with my Android 4.4 Nexus 5. When the phone is on either silent or vibrate modes, the alarm is also either silent or just vibrates, which does not wake me up. I need the alarm to be ...
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4answers
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How to transfer files between BlueStacks and Windows PC?

I'm using BlueStacks App Player. Sometimes I need to transfer files between BlueStacks (SD card) from/to my Windows. I seem to find the file that stores the data in the SD card on ...
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1answer
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How to clear the data usage?

I'm using Kitkat. I can not able the delete the data usage of Mobileas well as Wifi. Is there any option to Clear the data usage in rooted & unrooted Mobile Phone ?
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4answers
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can't use adb shell in recovery mode

I have a china tablet named Quest. I have accidentally repeated pattern lock more than 5 times. Now I have also forgotten the email address. So for a factory-reset of my tablet I simply booted it ...
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0answers
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Unable to root my sony xperia ax so-01e

I wish to root my phone to update it to a a later version of android, I found this http://forum.xda-developers.com/xperia-u/p-development/p-doomlord-easy-rooting-toolkit-v17-t2335992. The troubling ...
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Samsung Galaxy S2 stuck on CWM, can't mount sdcard

I've been trying to install Cyanogenmod on my Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-I9100), following the official guide. I was successful in installing Clockworkmod and can enter the recovery mode. The problem ...
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How do I disable Fast boot without the Power option in Settings?

I went over some of the old forum posts about this issue and there seems to be a lot of confusion about this. I am planning to root my HTC Desire (GSM) which at the moment is running original UI/ROM ...
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Why do applications update when I have declined the Google Play terms of service?

On my Samsung Note 3 I have declined the Google Play terms of service. Despite this, the system has connected to Google Play to download updates for all the bloatware preinstalled on the system, and a ...
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3answers
635 views

how to recover the back-up data from google account?

I backed-up my passwords and data from phone on to my google account. Then reset the device. how can i recover the saved passwords?(specifically wifi password)
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can a vnc client on android transmit the modifier keys from an external keyboard

I am running a chrooted Debian Linux installation on an Android tablet using Linux Deploy. The way to access a GUI in this is apparently (I could be wrong) to run a VNC server on Linux and access it ...
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0answers
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Samsung note 3 won't bluetooth bind with google apps

The Samsung note 3 sm-n900 (lollipop) will bluetooth bind with device. Phone will not bind with the device's app. It is a root phone but I had this problem before root.
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1answer
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How to take a screenshot on Android 4.4.2 on a Nexus 4?

I read that you need to hold the volume down button and power button simultaneously to take a screenshot. I've tried this many times and I just can't get it to work. Most of the time the volume ...
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1answer
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Purchase cancelled from Google Play Store, but verification fee deducted

Yesterday I was trying to purchase an app from the Play Store. So I added my card details to the dialog window that appeared, and Google deducted a small sum from my A/C (Rs.51 INR), which I know, is ...
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2answers
763 views

I hard bricked my phone, now what?

So today I hard bricked my week old Iocean X8, as soon as my phone arrived it came stock with a jellybean ROM so I flashed it to the KitKat ROM provided by Iocean which all worked fine but I decided I ...
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0answers
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My phone dosen't read my headphones [HTC Desire 820]

Yesterday I updated my phone, and now it doesn't read my head phones, they are head phones with microphone (Kruger&Matz + different cable that adds micro) They work on my PC, different headphones ...
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Can someone help me prove fraud by analyzing this Android app? [on hold]

So recently some of my relatives have been convinced by a quack doctor who performs this pseudomedical procedure called bioresonance therapy. They were convinced to pay an exorbitant amount of money ...
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2answers
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How do I force USB debugging?

I am trying to figure out why my apps don't work on tablets manufactured by the company Ainol. USB debugging is already turned on, and I took a look at all of the settings that I could find on it, ...
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0answers
153 views

How to download a video that has been removed?

A video from socialcam.com was tweeted by someone. I need to download it so bad, but the thing is, it has been removed from the socialcam.com, but I can still play the video using the Twitter App(I ...
0
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0answers
15 views

How to read small font text in Firefox without horizontal scrolbar?

In my mobile, Text fonts (for example on Wikipedia website) are so tiny. After zooming the page, unfortunately a horizontal scroll bar will be appeared! Moving frequently to right and left with my ...

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