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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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Problem with Google Now in Tab 2

I have a Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 which I have updated to the official jellybean provided by Samsung, it is supposed to have Google Now but I cant see the cards on opening the the app. Can anyone help me out ...
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1answer
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Deleting phone update file

A new system update was downloading to an asus tablet but then wi-fi was turned off half-way. Where is the half-downloaded update file? I want to delete it or prevent update process somehow before ...
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0answers
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Backspace deletes too fast

In my android 4.1.2 samsung galaxy s3 mini, when I'm writing sentences, sometimes I want to delete words because grammar mistakes or whatever reason, problem is if I hold backspace after a small time ...
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Change the language back from Chinese to English on Samsung Galaxy Tab 4

My grandson used my Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 and now the language is all in Chinese. What do I have to do to get it back to English as I do not read Chinese?
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unable to connect laptop to cisco vpn when laptop is using tablet internet connection

I am facing an unusal problem. I tried searching but seems no earlier post is here addressing my problem. I am using 3G mobile data connection(SIM card) in my samsung galaxy tab 2. As you know ...
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1answer
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Add specific website to Chrome's New Tab Page [duplicate]

Is there a way to explicitly add a URL to Chrome's new tab page dial pad?
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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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swipe lock screen on Galaxy s4 can't be disabled

I can't disable the swipe lock screen on my T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S4, build 4.4.4 , Model # SGH M919 after an update. After going to settings> my device>screen lock : there is no option for 'none'. ...
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4.2.2 update error on Samsung Galaxy s2 plus GT - I9105P

i got a Over The Air update for 4.2.2 on my Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus. I'm in India. After installing the update my phone rebooted and now it doesn't start. it only loads and shows the samsung's logo. ...
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2answers
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How do I add a phone number to contacts from the text message app?

I have a text message sent from a phone number that is not yet linked in any other method. Is there a way to use this message's number to create a new contact or modify an existing one directly from ...
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0answers
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Which filesystems with wear leveling does Android support?

So I bought 64gb micro SD card which was formatted as exFAT. I can't use it with Android and I am actually very happy now that I have a good reason to get rid of this ms crap. In particular I do not ...
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2answers
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How to delete frequent sms list on my HTC One S?

If I write a sms and go on contacts I see the list of frequent contacts. How do I delete this frequent contacts?
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0answers
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Recovery that works with Lg G3 Vigor (LS885)

Does anyone know of a working recovery that works with the Lg G3 Vigor(Sprint- LS885)? I would like to know because my friend is wanting to flash something to his phone! Thanks for responses!!!
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Is It Possible to Know the Location of the Caller?

If I'm using an Android, is it possible to know the physical location of the person who call me/ I call to?
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3answers
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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
13 views

Do android devices unregister from their current wi-fi network?

I have an android device connected to my router through wi-fi. When I turn off the wi-fi does it unregister from the network? Also, when I turn off the device without previously turning off the ...
0
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1answer
14 views

Organizing apps not in folders

This is a bit hard to explain.. I like having my apps categorized at the home screen (games, Google apps etc.) but I don't like how folders do it. Placing apps in folders makes them too small to see ...
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2answers
1k views

How to recover data from a formatted device [rooted, flashed]

I've accidentally formatted my phone, via. fastboot oem unlock. I've already tried Wondershare, EaseUSMobile Saver. Actually, I need my photos which has been shot by camera. Till now I'm only able ...
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2answers
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unable to free up space on samsung s3 mini

I've got a Samsung S3 mini. It keeps telling me that I have insufficient space. I have just deleted loads of photos and videos, I only have a few apps. Instagram, pinterest, watsapp and picsart. I ...
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2answers
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Remove Calendar

how do i delete a single calendar from the native calendar app (not only the entries; the whole calendar) without to wipe out the app in android >4.0? This feature was available till ICS. Thanks
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0answers
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Text to email STOP [duplicate]

How do I stop my text messages from going to my email account on a Note 5? I have gone into all settings but I am not able to unlink my text messages from my email account.
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3answers
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Downloading from Play Store gives error 491

When I try to download anything from the Play Store it shows error 491 and can't finish the download. I have a Samsung Salaxy S 7582. How do I fix this?
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3answers
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I deleted/disabled my calendar on Galaxy S3

I used the CleanMaster app on my Galaxy S3 to disable apps I do not use. I then accidently deleted my calendar. When I want to add an event, I get a noticification: 'You must at least have one ...
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1answer
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Nexus 7 (2013) WiFi Connection/Reconnection Issue

I have been using Nexus 7 (2013, Android 4.4.2) for a few months now, and it has issues with both work WiFi and home WiFi that all the other mobiles devices do not have (8 laptops plus a dozen Android ...
0
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2answers
48 views

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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0answers
7 views

problems logging in with my pc [on hold]

I logged out a few days ago so that I could log in with a school public account, when I tried to log in it has been failing giving me this message https://www.google.com/accounts/recovery/verifyuser. ...
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4answers
211 views

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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0answers
15 views

Turning off just email notification sound Galaxy S6

How do I turn off just the email notification sound on my Galaxy S6?
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1answer
125k views

Can I install Android on my non-Android device?

Many people want to try/use Android without buying a new Android phone. How can I install Android on my current phone or device running Nokia Symbian, Maemo, or MeeGo; Microsoft Windows Mobile or ...
2
votes
3answers
4k views

S3 I9300 - screen freezing several times

I'm an S3 user. After I updated the OS to 4.1.2 (official release), my screen keeps on freezing. I'm fed up with those freezing situations. Any solutions for that? Thank you.
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1answer
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my phone won't reboot from fastboot mode it keeps coming back to fastboot mode

I wanted to flash recovery.img in my phone but I accidentally flashed boot.img and now my phone is stuck in fastboot mode.
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0answers
6 views

can put android on cm ace f100 firefox Os [duplicate]

Can put android on cherry mobile Ace f100 Firefox Os? Can put android on firefox os devices?
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3answers
323 views

Connect a USB soundcard to an Android phone? And use it for videos?

Is it possible to connect a USB soundcard to an Android phone, with an USB OTG cable? ... and then use this USB soundcards's stereo input as audio when making a video with the phone?
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2answers
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How to copy and paste an event in Samsung Galaxy A7 S-Planner running KitKat?

I've just bought a Samsung Galaxy A7 running on Android 4.4.4. How do I copy and paste calendar event in S-Planner app?
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0answers
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About samsung n7000

I am having samsung gt n7000 which I bought from Oman I don't know the exact rom version. And I wanted to ask that is it possible to flash indian version of rom on my samsung gt N7000? any help ...
2
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0answers
233 views

How to make my android device remember my paired TV in You Tube?

I successfully paired my android device with my TV, but unfortunately after turning down the TV, the association is forgotten. It is a nice feature to have them paired, but it is really annoying to ...
2
votes
2answers
597 views

Removing redirect link malware

I have Xiaomi Mi3 and it's not rooted. Every time I open a web page, both on mobile data and WiFi, and even with different browsers, I get redirected to other pages with ads and pages like this: ...
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0answers
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How do I manually configure the DNS of my tethered connection?

In my new moto E, tethering my internet connection isn't working. I configured my nexus tablet to use my mobile phone connection. Everything looks fine, it looks like it is connected, but I can't ...
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1answer
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How to remotely backup folders on stolen Android?

Most Android anti-theft apps can backup photos and text messages, but is there any app that can be installed through the web version of Google Play that can give me access to my folders and files to ...
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vote
1answer
35 views

How to run 2 shell scripts from ramdisk?

I am attempting to setup my ramdisk to fire off 2 sets of scripts. 1 is ramdisk /sbin only, the others are user allowed scripts # Check Properties on property:dp.early_init.done=1 chmod 0777 ...
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0answers
9 views

Android display driver debugging: hw display problem

I'm having a one plus one with display problems. Here is the kmsg log: http://pastebin.com/SvyrZcwy Is there anyone who understands this, and knows what does it mean, and how can i resolve it? ...
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3answers
1k views

How to show only gmail's contacts in the Contacts app?

I have recently reinstalled Android due to some problems with the SD Card. I decided to keep all my contacts only in Gmail, as a centralized solution to avoid problems in the future. I do not want ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

How to clear an Android device without losing root?

I am considering selling an Android (KitKat) phone that is rooted. Normally, when selling a phone, I would recommend performing a factory reset. Do root privileges typically survive a factory reset? ...
2
votes
5answers
2k 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 ...
2
votes
1answer
56 views

Why is Firefox not vulnerable to Stagefright?

This answer (to what can you do about Stagefright) says "use Firefox". Why is FF not vulnerable and Chrome is?
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1answer
9 views

''Unfortunately, Calendar Storage has stopped'' error on Sony Xperia M (C1905)

I get "Unfortunately, Calendar Storage has stopped" because of which I cannot make calls or send Email from my phone. This affects my work too. Is there a solution for this issue? I've already ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Connect to Wifi network even if it doesn't have internet access

I have a LAN accessible over wifi that I'd like to connect my Android device to, but when I go to Settings->Connections->Wifi and try selecting the network, it doesn't connect. If I enable internet ...
0
votes
0answers
120 views

android ble frequent reconnecting issue

i am using nordic N51822 ble for my android application , which works fine when connected , but after connection sometimes it gets disconnected automatically on its own , i could not figure out how to ...
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1answer
31 views

android encryption: too little time?

I have a 3rd Gen Moto G that I just enabled encryption on. It showed the warning as usual, "make sure it's plugged in, this will take an hour or more", etc. However, after confirming this, the phone ...

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