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samsung phone gets hot

I have a Samsung s4 which easily gets hot even when doing light things and being on power saver mode, low brightness etc I've also tried factory reset I'm on stock android 4.4 I've installed a temp ...
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0answers
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Trick android into compressing screen image into smaller portion of screen

After a drop, my Motorolla Moto X (1st gen)'s screen displayed only bright lines in the left 6th of the display. It looks like the Samsung Galaxy image below except the lines are in the bottom left, ...
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infinite scroll on the list view android [on hold]

lets say you are simulating the list view that shows item. Everytime the user scroll down or up you fetch the data and show it to the user. However, the array list that u are using the feed the ...
0
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1answer
10 views

Samsung S4 Screen Problem

I dropped my phone face down not to hard on the floor, the battery came out and when I put battery back in, the screen was showing then turned into certain blocks of the screen showing then only to ...
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0answers
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W/AwContents﹕ nativeOnDraw failed; clearing to background color [on hold]

I am trying to run an bannerAd in an activity. The banner doesnot show up, leaving a blank space there. Heres the logcat logs. Any help is appreciated. '07-01 23:08:27.018 ...
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1answer
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Google accounts on my Galaxy S4

I would like to get rid of one of my Google accounts since I don't use it anymore. Currently I have both my Google accounts (gmail, Google+..) on my phone (Galaxy S4, had to link/transfer data from my ...
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1answer
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Question about normal android and x86 android

I have a few questions about normal devices (Not x86) and x86 devices: Why, sometimes, an app that isn't designed for x86 devices works but sometimes it just crashes when starting them? I've seen a ...
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2answers
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Modify settings parameters through database

I have been able to successfully modify and update the settings in the Android phone using ADB commands such as these.. Enable GPRS data: adb shell sqlite3 -batch ...
0
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0answers
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Cordova Target Android [on hold]

I am creating a new Cordova project. And after i have created the project, When i try to add platform using the command cordova platform add android i get the result Adding android project... ...
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0answers
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When will the Tegra not 7 get 5.1.1 [duplicate]

I'm waiting for the update to come and I hope it will come soon because it seems that every other tablet and phone is getting the update.
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3answers
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Jelly Bean resource Usage

I have a phone with 512MB of ram. The company has launched the Jelly Bean update for the phone. Currently my phone is running Android ICS 4.0.4 which has alot of lag and frameloss issues, So I am ...
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2answers
43 views

How to use WhatsApp in PC/ Laptop if camera not working?

My camera says cannot start camera. so am i not able to perform whatsapp in web. Give me a solution or alternate.
4
votes
2answers
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How can I enable auto-rotate for the home screen?

I have a "handset" with Android 2.3.4, and the "flip" feature works for every app and screen, except the desktop. That is, if I flip my phone any screen or app will flip too, yet the desktop remains ...
0
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3answers
266 views

Need help re-rooting my Sprint Note 3 running CM12.1 Nightly 5.1.1

I installed a Nightly build of CM12.1 earlier today, but a few minutes ago when I tried to install an app that requires root access it said I wasn't rooted. For some reason I figured this was a given ...
3
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2answers
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Samsung Galaxy Ace, data network mode keeps deactivating itself

Every time i turn on my data network it deactivates itself within 5 mins ,any ideas anyone? i have a Samsung Galaxy ace.
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0answers
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How do I access media files after transfer?

I transferred my music from my Galaxy Note 3 to my new Note 4. Most of the files are downloaded ring tones and notifications. Where do I need to move them to for them to show up in "Media Storage"?
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2answers
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Are apps device dependent?

Are all Android apps device dependent ? Like for example if two different devices run the same version of Android can I interchange the app apk files ? Like the camera app ? Can I take the camera app ...
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0answers
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Another phone with double lock problem

I have seen some of the answers already listed and none of those solutions worked on my phone. I have a brand new unlocked Ace 4 Duos SM-G313M/DS. When I try and dial or receive calls I get the double ...
0
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0answers
25 views

Why 'Add what you're doing or feeling' option/icon is missing from my Android Facebook app? How should I enable it?

I'm using Sony Xperia C Android smartphone. Facebook app is pre-installed in it. The issue I'm faing is I'm not getting an option for 'Add what you're doing or feeling' when I want to update my ...
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1answer
12 views

How do I get sound on sms and NOT on emails?

I just bought S4, came from Iphone 5. Nice phone, but I have a problem with the setup... "Messages" seems to be both sms and email - so I cant get notifications on ONLY sms without also get ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Identifying an unknown Android tablet through adb/shell without relying on build.prop

I obtained a cheap unbranded tablet from a friend, without a box or anything and I need to figure out what kind of tablet it is, through software. What I've established so far is that the tablet is ...
2
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2answers
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How do i open a text file from a terminal window from within the android gui

I'm trying to open a text file from within a terminal window emulator -- but not so it opens in the actual terminal but more like I've just clicked on it. So my question is: What command can I use to ...
2
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0answers
21 views

How to turn off android overlays if I can't touch the screen?

My cell phone is a Samsung's SM-G110B/DS Kit Kat, and I found the developer options and "by mistake" I selected one of the overlays. The problem is that the overlay has a bigger resolution than what ...
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2answers
143 views

Leap Seconds on Android

A leap second was recently added on June 30, 2015 23:59:60 UTC. How are leap seconds implemented on Android (specifically Lollipop)?
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Internal Storage problem

My Android phone is always showing storage space is running out but I had deleted everything in it. Why does it do this? My Mobile is Micromax Unite 2 a106. Any solution for this?
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0answers
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I cant use my exturnal storage on my tablet

I have an Acer 500 tablet and I put in a 2 GB micro SD card and it reads it as in my tablet, but I can't download anything to it and I can't transfer it from my internal memory to the sd card.
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0answers
36 views

Permanently disable app notifications (lollipop 5.0.2)

I am running lollipop 5.0.2 on a Motorola Moto G 2014. I would like to permanently disable notifications for specific apps. However, when I untick Show notifications in the settings for some apps, ...
0
votes
1answer
13 views

Arabic language for HTC 1 M8

A Syrian guy bought HTC 1 M8, it still new, so I don't know what's the android version but it's the default one. He came to me for help. He wants the whole system to be translated to Arabic, and that ...
0
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0answers
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Sound recording does not work, calls and video still do

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 with Android Lollipop. After some time sound recording functionality stopped working. I am unable to send voice messages from WhatsApp, also tried some sound recorders, it ...
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2answers
376 views

Displaying Bluetooth gadget's battery status on the phone

I have a Bluetooth headset (BlueBuds X) which uses a battery. I want to know its battery status directly from the phone. I've looked everywhere and I cannot find a solution that isn't a scam. Is it ...
0
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0answers
17 views

Phone switches off while charging

My Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo sometimes turns off automatically while charging on original wall charger. And then no physical button works, I have to remove the battery and then have to restart it. ...
0
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0answers
16 views

Facebook app cannot play videos

No videos work on my Facebook App. It says: Cannot play video. Sorry but an unknown error occured while trying to play this video
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0answers
14 views

“damaged phone storage” on xolo Q1000s

I'm unable to eject my SD card (the message displayed is "no external storage available") I can't access my files either. Any idea how I can fix this or recover my data?
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2answers
2k views

Xperia Z3v Simultaneous LTE and Voice Service

I'm told by Verizon that the Z3v will be unable to access mobile data while in a call until January. If only they told you this before the sale! In any case, does anyone know of a workaround, or a way ...
4
votes
6answers
7k views

Dropbox files won't open, 'Permanent Failure'

Opening files from the Dropbox app seems to always result in a 'Permanent Failure' message. I see that some of the progress bar fills before the error appears. In the past I used Dropbox to view many ...
1
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3answers
189 views

Home screen icon for terminal program?

I'm using terminal-ide http://code.google.com/p/terminal-ide/ which is basically a terminal for android with all sorts of utilities. One is able to create bash scripts for example. Is there a way to ...
0
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0answers
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How can I add more than four input languages on Galaxy S5?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S5, and I use the default Samsung keyboard, which limits me to four input languages. However, as a language learning enthusiast, four simply isn't enough. Is there a way to ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Owner Information on Galaxy S3

I just had a software upgrade on my Samsung Galaxy S3 phone. The Android version is 4.3. How do I update the owner information on the locked screen? There is no option under "security" in the ...
2
votes
2answers
6k views

How do I activate Google Translate in Chrome?

When I go on a page that's totally in a foreign language the "do you want to translate" option comes up but how do I make Chrome translate a page that has 90% English and a few lines in another ...
2
votes
0answers
19 views

Can I get a shortcut on home screen to open gmail with a specific search string?

I can add a shortcut/widget to home screen to directly open a particular label in Gmail app, but I want a shortcut to open Gmail with the results of a search string loaded. I can't do this with gmail ...
2
votes
0answers
26 views

BOOTLOADER - USB Device Not Recognized

I am currently using a ROOTED "Huawei MediaPad 7 Lite" tablet and am having issues entering the bootloader. When powered on and connected to a PC, the device is seen in adb using the command adb ...
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0answers
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Is there a way to start recording video immediately?

With the default camera app, i need to start the app, then switch to video mode, then click record button. The subject of the intended video may be gone by the time i do all this. Wouldn't it be great ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

Removing second SIM signal sign from notification

I have karbonn a9 plus smart phone. It is a dual sim phone, but I only use 1 SIM. The second SIM signal icon with no network always shows in the notification area. I want to remove it from my ...
6
votes
3answers
4k views

How to pull the apks from my android phone

I have a rooted android phone. I am trying to pull the applications from /system/app/. However this simply does not copy the apk. What I have tried. adb shell su cd data cd app ls ...
0
votes
0answers
75 views

How to pull every file on the target device

My rooted device (production build) has been remounted successfully with: adb remount When I try to chmod -R 777 / it says : Unable to chmod /: Read-only file system The goal behind this ...
4
votes
2answers
6k views

adb pull /data fails

I have rooted my device HTC Evo Design 4G and I try to adb pull /data data and it says "0 files pull 0 file skipped" I was able to pull /System/build.prop. How can I pull root folder. Thank you iua ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

Flash CM on encrypted phone running stock Android

My Nexus 4 is currently running an encrypted Android 5.1. Now I want to flash CM12. Can CM access my Data after flashing or do I need to remove the encryption before flashing?
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3answers
8k views

Clear purchase history?

can the purchase history be cleared? I want to remove my history of purchase so I have no comments with my spouse. Thank you I haven't found anything yet on the net.
0
votes
0answers
36 views

How do i recover my wifi pass from android using adb?

I'm connected to a wifi spot with my android, but i'd like to connect with my laptop aswell. I don't want to root my phone (warranty and stuffs) nor reset the router, as it has complex settings on it. ...
0
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2answers
2k views

Why doesn't My phone recognize my SD card?

My phone ( Trend plus) doesn't recognize my SD card. It's been working for almost 2 years now, I don't know what happened, did I damage it somehow, I don't know.

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