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1answer
3k views

How does changing the mixer_paths.xml increase volume?

I've been trying to boost the maximum volume obtainable through the audio jack of my phone (Nexus 5). I'm not a big fan of installing equaliser or volume boosting apps, so I thought I'd go about this ...
7
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5answers
22k views

How to transfer apps, contacts and settings between two identical phones?

OS: 2.1 Phone: Samsung Vibrant (Galaxy S) I'm having trouble with my new Samsung Vibrant (it constantly reboots) and I'm going to return it for a replacement unit. How can I transfer all of my phone ...
3
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3answers
391 views

Is there a viable alternative to MTP for file transfer?

Since the latest versions (ICS+?) no longer have mass storage, is there any viable alternative to MTP? The protocol seems inherently broken and the decision to regress to this format seems like a ...
3
votes
3answers
70 views

How can I backup the entire Gallery (photos and videos) to my desktop computer?

The Gallery on my Android device seems to show all the photos and videos, whatever the method to get them could had been (camera, whatsapp, bluetooth, and so on). I would like to backup them all, ...
3
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1answer
317 views

How to root Oneplus One?

I want to root my shiny OnePlus One device aka flagship killer. There is no dearth of guides available on Internet and accessible easily via Google, but I'm not sure which one to follow as I don't ...
5
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3answers
5k views

Auto delete messages from a certain contact

Is there an app where you can add contacts or numbers to a list and anyone on that list will have their text messages auto deleted when they try to send you a text? Preferably one that can have this ...
0
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0answers
36 views

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?
0
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0answers
32 views

Internal storage fills up

I had a sony xperia C with a 16GB memory card... My internal storage kept filling up which made it unable to update or download any apps. The only apps i had was whatsapp and instagram. Sent my phone ...
0
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1answer
26 views

Why I can't scan the Whatsapp QR from my inbuilt whatsapp scanner?

My whatsapps apps has upgraded to version 2.12.94 and now i am no longer able to scan the web QR code from my whatsapp app inbuilt scanner. The code is displayed from the web whatsapps but while ...
2
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1answer
528 views

Reject calls with WhatsApp message

Is there any app or any way to reject a call with a message sent via WhatsApp? Normally when we get a call there is an option to reject it with a pre-written SMS, but I was wondering if you can use ...
0
votes
1answer
12 views

bluetooth password for existing paired device

I have lost the password for my pajero 2015 free hand system that is already paired with my note edge device Is there a way to know the password used to pair my note edge with the pajero? Thank you ...
0
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3answers
6k views

Is it possible to sync your Exchange/Outlook calendar with an Android application?

I have decided to install CloudMagic to be able to receive Exchange e-mail on my Android phone without having to accept restricted company security settings. There are many e-mail clients that support ...
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0answers
21 views

Test automation for Android applications [on hold]

I'm looking for automated test services, just like TestObject or TestDroid. Both seems great, but I would like to find some free alternatives of it.
0
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2answers
7k views

Galaxy S3 won't turn on

I have a Galaxy S3 and if my screen won't turn on but it vibrates when I press the power button does that mean I have a dead screen? Or is there someway that I can fix it? I've tried it over and over ...
0
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3answers
1k views

HTC text photos

I have an HTC from Sprint and today the text photos changed. There was an option to choose Photo or Gallery and I chose Photo "all the time" and now when I click on a message photo is does not open. ...
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0answers
11 views

Android WebView - Canvas HTML5- isn't draw [on hold]

I have a little problem in my Teaching-App with mutch text. For better discriping i have use the WebView and load the files from the res/raw folder. The files what I'm load are HTML5 files with ...
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0answers
17 views

Why does Bluetooth scan take so much longer than Wifi?

Wifi scan takes about 1.2 seconds (100ms for each of the 12 channels) and Bluetooth scan takes 12 seconds (according to ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Why can't I connect my bluetooth speaker to my android tablet?

I have an android tablet without bluetooth enabled ability. I also have an Ematic 8 in 1 bluetooth enabled speaker. I've tried several times to connect the speaker to the tablet using the audio 3.5 to ...
1
vote
1answer
463 views

How to stop my Android device from being spammed in the browser as well as in the application?

Recently I have downloaded two games: Deer Hunter PreHistoric Worm But after that I have my browser which keeps redirecting me to http://ad.adsmatte.com It is happening every time I load the page ...
0
votes
0answers
4 views

How can I remove the SIM Lock on my Samsung S2 LTE (SC-03D) Japan Docomo?

I am looking for a way to make the phone sim free without going to the company's shop and paying for them to unlock it. Anybody know how it can be done? The SC-03D does not have an nv_data.bin file ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Deleted hosts file (can't connect to internet)

i have a rooted device (Lenovo A3000-h) , and i had this issue of having my hosts file filled every now and then with additional lines (that sometimes blocked me from logging into my google play ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

USB debugging enabled on phone, but can't debug apps

I am using a custom ROM on my device (MIUI), and I have enabled USB debugging in Settings, but still, when I connect my phone to my laptop and try to debug apps, it is not showing my device. This is ...
0
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0answers
3 views

Is there any way to use the Canadian Multilingual layout on a bluetooth keyboard?

I am using a French Canadian Apple wireless keyboard on my Samsung Galaxy Note Pro. On OS X, the layout for this keyboard is called "Canadian French - CSA". On Windows, the same layout is called ...
0
votes
3answers
7k views

How can I view all of my attachments from gmail?

When I search in Gmail app for files that were attached to emails, Gmail can't find them. Is there a way to see all of my attachments from Gmail? 3rd-party apps would be acceptable too.
0
votes
0answers
7 views

HTC M8 GPS won't lock

I have an unlocked HTC M8 from Verizon. I updated it to the latest version of sense available, on Android 5.0.1, it all works great, except GPS can never seem to lock on to any satellites. When I ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Internet connection

All my apps related to google are not connecting to the internet .I can only use internet through browsing apps iit happened after I derooted my device ( removed the root)
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Guided access for android

Guided access is an excellent set of features for the iPhone that allows one to restrict or block inputs to the device. How can I replicated this behavior with my Android phone? The features the I ...
1
vote
1answer
4k views

My phone galaxy GT-I9003 is stuck in flight mode and not able to detect Sim card.

I want to disable the airplane mode in order to return to normal state. After a long press on power button, I do have the "device options", however nothing happens when I press Airplane mode (airplane ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

I accidentally uninstalled viber but I cant now re install it on the same device

I accidentally uninstalled viber but I reinstalled it again. Now I cannot setup the old account on the same device. The viber version used by me is 5.3-the latest version. I previously used viber on ...
1
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1answer
183 views

Images have disappeared from gallery, but still in “My Files” (Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, 5.0.2)

I have a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge (64GB) running Android Lollipop 5.0.2 which I've had since release day (April 10th 2015) and as the title mentions, there seems to be an issue in that my images are no ...
1
vote
2answers
895 views

What/How quick reboot works?

On my Android 4.2.2 (Micromax Canvas A74), From System settings >Accessibility, there is option for enabling "Quick Reboot" as follows: Screenshot (click image for larger variant) So How it ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Enabling Android as USB host on Galaxy Nexus or Nexus 10

I'm trying to develop applications that talk to USB devices, but nothing works. I installed a USB Host Diagnostics app, and it tells me that there's no OS support for device detection on the Galaxy ...
0
votes
0answers
2 views

Picasa photos in gallery don't show up in photos app or google+ photos

I have some photos that show up in gallery>picasa, but not in the photos app. I know these photos were downloaded pictures from a previous phone, off a received email I believe. I may or may not have ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Truly hands-free voice recording over bluetooth

I know that there are lots of "voice recorder" apps out there. Some of them will let you record using your bluetooth headset instead of the built-in mic. However, all the ones I have looked at say ...
1
vote
3answers
802 views

Prevent LED flashing when tablet is on standby

My Xperia Z tablet has a really bright LED that flashes when it is in standby (that is when the screen is blank). In fact, I am not sure it does it all the time, but it is very annoying if it is in ...
2
votes
2answers
5k views

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 ...
4
votes
7answers
32k views

Cannot receive group messages from iPhone users

I switched from an iPhone, of which I was a fanatic, to the Samsung Galaxy S3. I can receive individual messages from iPhone users, but I cannot receive any group messages. I have downloaded many apps ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Stock phone key history

Is it possible to find key log history on my Samsung S3 while using Google Keyboard? I lost something that I typed earlier.
1
vote
3answers
6k views

Why is my Galaxy S3 making a weird beep beep noise during calls?

Why does my Samsung Galaxy S3 make a weird beep beep sound when I'm on a phone call? It started yesterday when the call started.
0
votes
2answers
3k views

Permission to write to external SD card on HTC One M8 running Lollipop

I updated my HTC One m8 to Lollipop and rooted it. I have programs that require the ability to write to external SD card like FileMount, but every time I launch FileMount it tells me that it can't ...
0
votes
2answers
31 views

Add background/shade on app name

I would like to have a background appear around my app name, like in the image below. I have looked around quite a bit and have not been able to find anything to help me achieve this. Are there any ...
3
votes
1answer
8k views

Automatically update all Apps

I have some problems with the update feature for some apps. I cannot update them via Google Play, because there is no "Update" button, only the "Installed" button. However, there is clearly a new ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

adb shell check if a certain directory exist on avd

I want to check if a certain directory (/data/textdata/ ) exists on the avd using adb shell. reading ...
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0answers
10 views

how can I reset my phone without losing anything [duplicate]

Help please me my phone is slow and it is freezing up on me can you help me
2
votes
3answers
1k views

Connecting Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to a hardwired Ethernet

Has anyone been able to connect the Galaxy Note 8 to a hardwired Ethernet network? If so, what adapter was used? There are times that I cannot use the Wi-Fi and need to connect using a wired ...
1
vote
1answer
34 views

Go back to previous custom rom - adb issue

I decided to try a custom ROM from here. I downloaded Exodus ROM to my computer, and via ADB transmitted it to the sdcard/0/ folder. I then rebooted and flashed this custom ROM. Everything went well ...
0
votes
1answer
5k views

Moto G 1st Gen - Mobile Data not working after upgrade to 5.0.2

After upgrading to Lollipop from 4.4.4, mobile data doesn't work. I have tried all the solutions listed in various forums including, 1. Reboot 2. Reboot after re-inserting the sim card. 3. Manually ...
1
vote
1answer
60 views

Flickr is always opened after unlocking the screen on Note 4 running Lollipop

Recently I have updated my mobile phone to latest firmware (3G Hutchson). All went fine, but there is one annoying thing happens almost every time I'm unlocking my phone. For some reason it's trying ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

How can I unlock my Samsung S5 after too many wrong finger prints?

I have a Samsung S5 with a finger print lock. After so many attempts (5) it locked and asked for an alternate password which, unfortunately, I did not set up. Now I cant unlock my phone. I called my ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Duplicate Corporate Sync Account “Null”

My organization just switched to the Droid Razr Maxx, one of the phones is having an issue with adding a corporate sync email account. Whenever we try to add the account it says that it can't add ...

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