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Lock Screen Wallpaper Location

The Galaxy S4 comes with a TripAdvisor lock screen wallpaper that rotates images every X hours of places around the world. Every now and then it has really cool ones that I would potentially like to ...
0
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3answers
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Rooting HP Slate 21 all in one with built in Android Jelly bean 4.2.2

Any ideas on how to root a HP Slate 21 all in one with Android Jelly bean 4.2.2? I am going crazy trying to find a solution for this.
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0answers
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Extracting feeds and items deleted from RssDemon in 4.0.0 update

So, in RssDemon's 4.0.0 update they deleted all user feeds, saved items, etc. Many users are naturally very unhappy about this. It seems possible that the old data is still on the phone, if one knows ...
0
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1answer
819 views

Sending data/obb to external SD card

I had a phone with CM11 and I was used to having an option, on the app detail screen, to send an app to the SD card. Now I have bought a new phone, with near-stock firmware (4.4.2), and that option is ...
0
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1answer
326 views

How to view entire messages in the notification drawer?

I've received some security notifications, but I can't seem to figure out how to view the entire thing. See the huge image below: They do not scroll, I cannot pinch-zoom or drag them to reveal more ...
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3answers
6k 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.
3
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1answer
32k views

How can I calibrate the tilting sensor on Android

I have some Android mobile which seems to be a Samsung, or at least a clone thereof. I got it form my wife as a present, so I don't really know which one. Under the batterypack it says "Model: 19502" ...
4
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2answers
1k views

“Can't reach Google at the moment” when using Google Now

I have Nexus 4 running on Lollipop 5.0. Everytime I input a command via voice, or typing to set a reminder in Google Now, I get Can't reach Google at the moment I've changed languages from ...
0
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1answer
19 views

Where is Voice Privacy on OnePlus phone?

Can someone give me a step by step on finding the Google Voice privacy on my OnePlus phone?
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0answers
11 views

How can I temporarily disable all autostart services while still allowing me to run apps?

Because I'm thinking of installing LinuxOnAndroid on my Galaxy Nexus, an old phone with limited RAM (1GB), I need a way to temporarily kill all background services, so they won't use up memory or CPU ...
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1answer
2k views

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.7" home screen wallpaper

My mum has just got the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.7" and was trying to set a photo as the home screen page. She did this but all it displayed was the middle section of the photo missing out the two grid ...
0
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1answer
9 views

Will updating the kernel reset the phone memory?

I updated my OnePlus One phone to the company-owned system, Oxygen OS. The battery now is miserable - it depletes within 5 hours. I am looking for a solution to fix that without wiping and ...
0
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1answer
737 views

Changing vibration intensity for system on Lollipop?

Currently the vibration intensity in my Lollipop ROM is too high, even for things like haptic feedback. This is a problem with most ROMs on my device (Xiaomi Mi3W), and was fixed in 4.4 with an ...
0
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1answer
13 views

How can I enter Fastboot or Recovery mode on the eSTAR X35?

My eSTAR X35 is stuck in a bootloop and I can't reach fastboot mode. How can I get there or into Recovery mode?
0
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1answer
8k views

Huawei Ascend P7: Problem with Push Notifications

I've just purchased 2 brand-new Huawei Ascend P7 phones and have problems with both: The Push Notifications do not work properly: messages come in delayed, sometimes only when I enter the ...
1
vote
2answers
80 views

How do I access an attached thumb drive?

I've attached an external drive to my phone using a USB-OTG cable. I can open it in File Manager (v2.0.0), but when I go to /storage/usbdisk none of my files show up, and if I try to create a file it ...
0
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0answers
17 views

HTC One M7, “Other” storage category seems too large

It hasn't become a legitimate problem but I'm on my way there because I met a person who showed me how their HTC One ended up with really large Other category size in Settings -> Storage free disk ...
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3answers
1k views

three sets of headphones not plugging into brand new lg optimus g phone

I have 3 sets of headphones, being he exact same size. They all fit and even click into my old phone's head jack, where as with my new phone the lg optimus g they go in midway and the only way for the ...
0
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2answers
221 views

The camera LED on my OnePlus One is continuously on

I recently got a OnePlus One phone (64GB model). I noticed that the LED for the front camera is continuously on. Is there any option to turn it off?
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2answers
21 views

how to change upgrade android jellybean [duplicate]

I have just bought spice mi 504 and I want its android jellybean to upgrade to android kitkat. I have tried to root the phone in order to upgrade it but it don' t even root nor it shows any update ...
1
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2answers
5k views

Why does Exchange ActiveSync not keep more than 'x' days of mail?

I have a HTC Desire X. I have set Exchange ActiveSync to download past 3 days. However, why does it not keep older mails which are already downloaded? i.e. on Friday, I can see mails from Tuesday on. ...
1
vote
1answer
4k views

How to install Play Store on Alcatel OT 979

I am switching from iPhone to Android. I do not speak Android/PC. I speak Apple. This has been a difficult transition, and I require a simple explanation (pretend I am 5 years old). My new Alcatel ...
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0answers
9 views

NSTimer Android Equivalent [on hold]

I've been looking for a way in Android to call a function repeatedly based on a time interval akin to NSTimer in iOS. In researching this problem I've come across posts recommending usage of the Alarm ...
0
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2answers
747 views

apps and google play cannot connect to the internet after rooting

My phone is a samsung s duos gt s7562. I rooted my phone recently. But Iam having some problems after that. My apps, except for opera mini and instagram, cannot connect to data services. I tried ...
2
votes
4answers
190 views

Hangouts doesn't show the content of vCard

When I receive a vCard (.vcf), Hangouts does not show the content of it! Is there a setting for this or simply this feature is omitted in Hangouts? Here, in this picture I sent a vCard and the other ...
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2answers
20k views

Samsung Galaxy GT s7562 WiFi stuck at “Turning On”

The WiFi on my Samsung Galaxy S Duos GT s7562 froze. It shows "TURNING ON" and stays forever like that. I tried a hard reset. Still not working. I tried some dialer codes (like *#*#526#*#*) to ...
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0answers
2k views

Android 5.1 update stuck on “Waiting to download…”

My Nexus 5 prompted me to update my Android to 5.1. When I clicked download, the process is stuck on "Waiting to download..." and there after nothing happened. I waited for almost 10 minutes, and then ...
0
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0answers
18 views

phone working on its own

I have a problem that my android mobile is randomly working like itself making calls, typing messages, opening apps randomly. I have tried factory reset and data wipe. Could anyone help me out here.
0
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1answer
17 views

my SD card is not working on my phone

my SD card is not working on my phone, it keeps on appearing damaged SD card each tym I insert it but then it works on other people's phone , it seems the problem is with my phone, ***Samsung s3 mini, ...
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2answers
2k views

Unable to reach Google Play does not recognize my device

I have the HUAWEI G520-5000 mobile phone which was bought in April 2013 from China during a business trip. The device, despite of being locked for China Mobile carrier, is working properly for my ...
0
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2answers
58 views

Google Play, can i get past purchases on new tablet?

I am halfway through season 3 of Homeland and bought a new galaxy tablet. It was purchased from the Play Store on my old galaxy tab. Since I have the same Google account associated with both tablets, ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

How to add menu button in Navigation bar [on hold]

Recently I seen axis bank mobile app which is having menu button on navigation bar. can anyone tell me how to add the button to navigation bar?
0
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2answers
1k views

How can I get the first boot Android welcome screen again without doing a factory reset?

Is it possible to get the welcome screen again after going through it without having to wipe the device? I mean the screen where you pick language, configure your Wi-Fi, log into a Google account, ...
12
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2answers
94k views

Where is the data for “Contacts Storage” located?

Settings -> Applications -> All tells me that "Contacts Storage" uses 2.5MB which must be my contact data. Since I had to revert to 4.03 after a faulty update to 4.1 my contacts seem inaccessible ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

Not able to send text using sendkeys method in Appium [on hold]

I am trying to automate Google Hangouts app using appium(in java). I am using Appium CLient v 1.3.7 I am using Samsung Galaxy S5 Android os version 5.0. I want to send text using element.sendkeys() ...
0
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0answers
5 views

How to automate kernel build for Nexus 9? [on hold]

So far for Nexus 9, AOSP is using a prebuilt version of the kernel to build images. I find this stupid because I have the source of the flounder-kernel and want to recompile the kernel for each build. ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

How we can get android phone's Manufacturing Date, Refurbished check by programmatically? [on hold]

I'm developing app which is about showing android phone hardware and software information such as Internal storage, Screen Size, IMEI, Rootes etc. I got suck in get some information such as ...
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0answers
3 views

Cause of HTC MyTouch Slide Random Reboots

I just bought a brand new HTC MyTouch Slide phone, so new it doesn't have a SIM card yet, but it reboots every time I slide out the slider. Sometimes it is a little delayed, but it is always while I ...
0
votes
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
votes
0answers
9 views

Unable to install *.apk by double click on file and unable to run 'Screenshot' tool from shortcut [on hold]

OS Windows 7 Droid Explorer 0.9.0.2 Beta After double click on *.apk DroidExplorer.Runner.exe runs and closes emideatly after tap on install button. But when Droid Explorer is running and you ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Create static route for WiFi connection

My android 4.4.2 device is on a corporate network which requires a static route to access another subnet. This static route is served by DHCP but I don't think Android is respecting it. Is there a ...
0
votes
3answers
1k views

I'm having trouble opening my play store

I have a galaxy s3 and the play store will not open, I've i tried every way I can think of to open it but it won't work: I restarted my phone many times, I've also tried opening it from the ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

How to change drawer options list selected item from activity [on hold]

I want to update selection in drawer option menu from corresponding activity. Problem is that Activity does not have fragment instance.
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Moto G2 Android 5.0.2 connects and disconnects mobile every 10 seconds

after updating to Android 5.0.2 I can see a lot of connects and disconnects with very little data transfered on my carriers itemized bill which made me use 2GB of traffic in roughly one day because my ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

How do i get my Clock & Weather widget on my homescreen

I used to have a widget for Clock & Weather on my home screen but it vanished. trying to set it up again but am not successful. Am seeing that you need to press down on home screen and select ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Id3 Tags not properly recognised

I have so far tried a number of applications to listen to music on my Android phone, and I'm for now settled with Google's Play Music. However, it has the same issue of every other app I've tried. Let ...
10
votes
5answers
8k views

PDF reader app that remembers the last page you were on?

I usually access my PDFs via the DropBox app on my phone. Every time I open the same PDF it starts back at page 1. Is there a way to set up the Android Adobe Reader app to remember the last page I ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Installed custom Android 5 ROM, but how to upgrade now or return to official one? [duplicate]

I bought Galaxy S5 from T-Mobile which had Android 4.4 (last year). Back in October I needed Android 5 to test a mobile application (I am a developer) and I installed official S5 Polish ROM which was ...
0
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0answers
12 views

HTC One M7 cant find a backup to restore, all contacts are in whatsapp can I import them to my new phone?

I got my HTC One M7 fixed as it had that pink problem with the camera. It was wiped during the process, and now when I tried to restore the fixed phone it can't find a backup on google drive even ...
0
votes
2answers
955 views

How can I root my Sony Xperia u?

I have used several one-click methods but none of them worked for me. Can anyone tell me the correct process? Android version: 2.3.7 model number: st25i build number: 6.0.B.3.184

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