2
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1answer
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ADB Interface driver for Sony Xperia M4 Aqua

I have Sony Xperia M4 Aqua. I'm trying to connect it through data cable with my HP laptop having Vista OS. When I connect like this, laptop search for ADB Interface but is not able to find. I tried ...
2
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5answers
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Push Notifications not working over WiFi on Google Devices

I have 3 Android devices at home: Nexus 4 Android 5.1.1, Nexus 5 Android 5.1.1 and Lenovo Yoga 2 Android 4.4.2, all connected to my WiFi. The Nexus devices simply cannot receive Push Notifications ...
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3answers
87 views

The QR code doesnot work for WhatsApp web. What is the issue?

While I click on the whatsapp web from menu , it opens scanner but can't read the code. Why?
13
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6answers
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Flashing CM 11, I get `set_metadata_recursive: some changes failed`:

ClockworkMod Recovery v6.0.2.3 gives me the folling error when I try to update my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (GT-P5113) to Cyanogenmod 11: Restarting adbd... Finding update package... Opening update ...
0
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4answers
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Transfer Whatsapp chat history to new device

I've got a new phone (Samsung) and want to transfer my Whatsapp chat history from my old device to it. Is this possible, and how to do it? I have a Whatsapp backup file for that date.
0
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1answer
180 views

Movement (gyro) input reversed on Zopo 998

I have Zopo 998 on Android KitKat, and I have started to use cardboard for movies and VR. My problem is that the movement sensors seem reversed: when I turn my head right, the view moves left, and ...
1
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1answer
7k views

Problem installing Facebook and other apps

How can I download apps to my Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 after I reset to its factory settings? A message keeps on popping: error while retrieving information from server. What should I do, or what is ...
5
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5answers
15k views

How to turn off Yahoo Mail notifications in 4.1.2.?

I just upgraded my Android OS to 4.1.2. and the Yahoo Mail is pushing audible notifications again (I had disabled them in the previous version of OS). When I go into the app, there is no settings in ...
2
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2answers
2k views

One click (or easy) way to Root Motorola Droid X with Morotola update 4.5.621

I read that the new DROID X build 4.5.621 prevents the most common Rooting methods. There is a more complicated method but I'm hoping there is a one-click method (less chance of me screwing up and ...
0
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1answer
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Fuhu Nabi 2 tablet bricked <3e> recovery

Total noob here, sorry... I've spent the last three weeks reading up on my issue with no progress at all. I think I have the answer, but need to run this by someone who probably knows! I modded a ...
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1answer
104 views

Remote icon disabled my phone!

That same icon appeared on my phone and when I clicked on it to see what it was my screen got darker and it wont let me click on anything else or turn off my phone. I have no idea how to remove this ...
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0answers
23 views

Change Android Touch Screen Orientation ONLY

I am trying to create a custom device with Android and I have the device working well with at this point (looks good visually & with touch). The issue I am having is that the touchscreen does not ...
3
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1answer
4k views

Install official Europe ICS ROM on Optimus 2x outside Europe

Now that ICS is available to users in Europe for LG Optimus 2x (p990): I have a p990 but it was purchased in India. Can I download the ROM for Europe and flash the same on my phone? Will it work? ...
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0answers
25 views

Don't have a keyboard in my phone, and cannot install a new one with ADB either

I had a keyboard in my phone (Google Keyboard), which, when I somehow installed yesterday, didn't give me the option of moving it to the SD card. Today, for some reason it gave me the option to move ...
0
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0answers
13 views

HTC Desire 310 boot loop after root

I just rooted my htc desire 310, out of curiousity. Then I rebooted, and found the phone stuck in a boot loop. I followed this guide. How to recover ?
8
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2answers
61k views

How to increase internal memory of the HTC Wildfire S finally?

I've been spending a lot of sleepless nights trying to fix this. I know there are a lot of threads like this on the internet, but I want to go a bit deeper. I have an HTC Wildfire S with only 512 MB ...
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0answers
19 views

My gallery dosent show my pictures

For some reason when I go to my gallery all the pictures I have turn out black all though they arent. Same goes if I want to upload a picture anywhere. It just shows up black but when I post it looks ...
5
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2answers
6k 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 ...
0
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0answers
11 views

How to transfer files from PC to oneplus 2 using drive letter

I am trying to get a drive letter when I connect my oneplus to my pc. I have done it before successfully, but after re-installing windows on my pc I am not able to do it anymore. Facts: I ...
0
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0answers
9 views

How to change the Notebook background in S Note 4.1?

S Note was automatically updated to version 4.1 a few days ago. The GUI changed substantially and I am struggling to find the menu where to change the background image. In previous versions there was ...
0
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2answers
56 views

completely remove kingroot when I can't find it

I installed kingroot and tried it, I closed it thinking it finished and rebooted my phone. After reboot root checker says I have su binary but not root access. My problem is I can't find ...
0
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1answer
98 views

Permission Denied while running executables (trying to chroot)

I am trying to chroot to a Kali Nethunter folder on my Nexus 4. It told me it couldn't find /system/bin/sh, so I copied the bash executable (I prefer bash to sh) and renamed it to sh, but now it says ...
3
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2answers
5k views

Handling Notifications - Vibrations / Screen / Tones?

My HTC One seems to vibrate for every damn notification that comes on. When it does this, the screen does not come on and there's no sound. I know how to turn notifications off, but I"m trying to ...
2
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3answers
7k views

Voice on calls are too quiet

I got a new phone and sometimes it's hard to hear the person on the other line. Sometimes people say it's hard to hear me. This is a high end phone and I don't think this should be happening. What ...
1
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0answers
66 views

.nomedia file not hiding newly created images. Solution?

Note 5 running 5.1.1 Here is my issue... A .nomedia file placed in a folder that automatically downloads album art will only hide the images from Gallery if they were in that folder before the ...
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0answers
14 views

How to access usb otg files from Kali Nethunter terminal Nexus 6

I have a rooted Nexus 6 running Marshmallow 6.0.1 and with the Kali Nethunter overlay installed. I want to execute some files that are in the usb otg from the Kali terminal, but I don't know how to ...
0
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0answers
12 views

How to force Google Photos to sync photos to the cloud?

I just took a picture with my phone and a few seconds later I refreshed Google Photos on my computer and the picture was there. But then I took a second picture and five minutes of refreshing later ...
0
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2answers
3k views

My WiFi does not work in Sony Ericsson

My Sony Ericsson X8's wifi has stopped working about a few weeks after rooting and installing the GingerDX v030. Even though it is turned on and scanning, it does not connect to any WiFi. I have ...
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0answers
18 views

Can participants of a Group Chat see if I mark the group as Spam on Whatsapp? [on hold]

I just marked a group chat as spam on Whatsapp. The chat is now deleted from my phone, but I'm wondering if the participants in the group can see that I marked the group as Spam?
3
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2answers
4k views

How to set Google dialer as the default dialer in Sony Xperia Z3+?

I hope you are well. I have recently switched from a Google Nexus 5 to a Sony Xperia Z3+. However, I'm slightly annoyed at all of the default apps that Sony bundle with it. I have already replaced the ...
0
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0answers
20 views

Home button, quick settings, lock screen won't work on Moto G 2015

We have a 2015 Moto G that's less than 2 months old, and already exhibiting all the symptoms shown in this forum thread: Home button doesn't work when in an app, but does work in application ...
2
votes
1answer
60 views

Remove Linkedin info from contacts

I've recently purchased a Samsung Galaxy S6 and I've noticed that in the contacts there is a section with information taken from Linkedin, even though I haven't let the Linkedin app sync its contacts ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

What does my Samsung Galaxy 5 consider an App?

After a recent phone update (which took too long due to "too many apps") I saw the total apps updated was over 700. I only have 69 apps on my phone. Why the discrepancy? What does my android phone ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

How do I save/lock specific comment bubbles within a text message thread?

Is it possible to make the downloaded SMS application, "Google Messenger" save just part of a thread in a text conversation on my Moto E Android phone? Example: I'm chatting back and forth with a ...
4
votes
6answers
5k views

How do I disable the drop-down spell check box?

I just updated my Galaxy S4 to Android 5.0.1/Lollipop. I don't like to use the drop-down spell check/autocorrect box; I prefer the one built into the Google Keyboard that displays as a line of ...
-1
votes
0answers
34 views

Automatically answer and press a key

Is it possible to make my android phone do the following series of steps: answer every call from a particular caller Press # key Wait for some time (8-10 seconds) Disconnect the call I get this ...
1
vote
1answer
7k views

Rooting Samsung Galaxy S II GT-i9100

How does one root a Samsung Galaxy S II GT-i9100 (with its original Android 2.3 Gingerbread), preferably under Linux Mint? This questions pertains specifically the GT-i9100 version (not GT-i9100G nor ...
11
votes
2answers
27k views

How do I connect to a wifi ap and 3g network simultaneously?

When I turn wifi on my 3g connection shuts down, which is fine in most cases however I need to connect to a LAN at work that is not connected to the internet and I'd prefer not to lose my data ...
1
vote
2answers
31 views

Restore SMS messages from a rooted phone with a broken screen to an unrooted phone

I'm trying to restore my SMS text messages from my rooted Nexus 5 with a broken screen (no display or touch capabilities) to my functioning but unrooted Nexus 5X. I can turn the rooted phone to ...
5
votes
2answers
22k views

Installing Apps on External Sdcard jellybean 4.2.2

I am using jelly bean 4.2.2 on ti OMAP5 platform , I want to install application on external sdcard but even if a lot of space is free (more than 25MB ) . I am getting error "Insufficient Storage". ...
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votes
1answer
204 views

My LG G Stylo records video but cannot play it

I open the camera and start recording video. It records just fine, I can pause and resume recording again. But as soon as I stop the recording and try to watch the recorded video, it says Can't play ...
0
votes
2answers
4k views

Need one-line adb shell su push & pull to access /data from Windows batch file

I've been struggling for two days. Hope for help here. I wrote a Windows batch file that replaces Amazon lockscreen ads with user images on rooted kindle fire hd 7", 2013 (kfsowi). Just learned I ...
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votes
0answers
34 views

apps pulled from phone sometimes base.apk, sometimes com.example.my.app.apk

When I pull apps from my device using adb, some apps are pulled and are named base.apk yet some are called by the package name .apk, com.example.my.app.apk. Why are they different, What makes some ...
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0answers
20 views

Linked apps, sd-ext (second partition) and backing it up with CWM

I have really particular question, which I have not found any answer to. I have my microSD card partitioned and I did backup of the system with CWM, but I have marked sd-ext option too. Now I have few ...
1
vote
5answers
21k views

Phone connected as USB storage but PC can't connect to SD card

I have a Huawei Prism II, and my laptop is running Win7. When I connect it to my laptop's USB port, I get a notification that says "Connected as USB storage," but when I go to My Computer, the phone ...
2
votes
2answers
400 views

Link2SD doesn't work on Marshmallow: No such file or directory

Due to my displeasure with the new SD card as internal storage of Marsmallow, I decided to switch back to Link2SD, something which I had been using on previous versions of Android. However, there's a ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Sending group emails from gmail app in my nexus 10

How do I send a group email from gmail app. The group name is not recognised. Have tried from people as well and cannot work out how to do it. In my android phone it works from my group contacts list. ...
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votes
0answers
30 views

Removed system app reinstallation

I've turned Google Camera into a system app,and removed it somehow. Now it won't install. What can I do? Whenever I try it says that the app couldn't be installed.
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votes
0answers
23 views

/system/app/music2/music2.apk has unexpected contents when trying OTA method updating android 6.0.1

I tried factory reset and wiping my cache still aint working. I place the ota file in my sd card and tried installing from there. plus when I reboot the os, its stuck in a loop when it completes ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

How to sync music bought on Google Play back into iTunes

I have the Google Music manager set to watch my iTunes folder, so if I buy music on iTunes, it'll end up in my Google Play Music. What about the other direction? When I buy a song on Google Play, ...

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