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limit the installed application access to the SMS , wifi, internet [duplicate]

while a new software are installed on the android phone , it may ask permission to acccess the gallery, sms internet and some whare like that. Is it possible to control and limit the apps accesses ...
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How to cancel a download on Android 4.4 KitKat

I (accidentally) started downloading a 350 MB file from Google Chrome and I can't find the option to stop it, the downloads app just shows the files that have already finished but not the downloads in ...
2
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2answers
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Long texts not sending; if I set my phone to split them up, some don't go through

I have a Droid RAZR and I'm on Verizon, and when I try to send a text that's over 2x160 characters to another Verizon phone, it usually doesn't send. In the message details, my phone says "Received", ...
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0answers
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UnsatisfiedLink error :Native method not found findLibrary returned null [on hold]

I am working on android project related to android JNI and NDK . I have loade all the .so files required for the project.But it is still showing error that UnsatisfiedLink Error, Native method not ...
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0answers
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How do i stop characters being replaced with images?

Whenever i use e.g. the “heavy check mark” character, U+2714, it gets replaced by an image of a red check mark. I don’t want that. In some contexts i have it carefully arranged that the text is a very ...
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0answers
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How to copy sender's number from Hangouts SMS app? [duplicate]

I got a spam SMS from some number. I want to copy it to my phone's blacklist (and yes, I know Hangouts maintains it's own blacklist, I want to keep things in the same place). I've tried every way I ...
2
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1answer
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How can I restore my Moto G from a bootloop caused by updating to Lollipop?

I updated my Moto G (XT1032) to the new Lollipop (5.0.1, I think). I left the phone plugged in to let it download and install, and when I came back to it after about a half hour, the phone was ...
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0answers
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How does a tablet automatically power on when a power source is connected?

Please imagine a car situation where you have an Android tablet: And the following working rules (as expected in most cases): If the car is OFF, tablet is OFF; If the car is ON, tablet is ON ...
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1answer
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Opening URLs in Tasker and get HTTP response and content successfully

I am currently doing an automation in Tasker wherein I can open URLs on browser one by one. So far, I have successfully opened URLs by putting the URL list in a text file and have Tasker access it. My ...
0
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1answer
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Edit the root directory android 4.4

I have to edit my fstab in android 4.4 but the root is mounted in read only. I've try to remount the root with mount -o rw,remount /And I can edit the root files but when I reboot the device the ...
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1answer
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How to Bypass Certificate Errors in Google Chrome Android?

Apparently desktop Chrome has a flag --ignore-certificate-errors that allows you to bypass all certificate warnings. Is there an equivalent for Android Chrome? I checked in chrome://flags but nothing ...
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Get the list of applications using a sensor in android

I want to get: The list of applications or pids using a particular sensor in android. Or Sensors used by any particular application. Is it possible?
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0answers
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Loading from External SD / Saving to ExtSD

I rooted my device, an Android off-brand tablet, and finally found a way to get all my files onto my 32gb SD card instead of the internal SD. However, it says my apps aren't installed now when I click ...
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12answers
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How do I send SMS from PC through Android Phone or to Android Phone?

I'm looking for an app that will let me type text messages on my PC and send the SMSs directly from the PC through my phone, or save the messages to the phone for later use. I'm basically looking at ...
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2answers
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Can not edit build.prop

I am trying to edit the lcd density in build.prop in /system but every time after reboot my changes are lost.. I tried to adb pull + edit + adb push in normal and recovery mode.. also i tried ...
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bricked generic chinese android tablet - AlldayMall adm-tp001

I have a generic chinese tablet running Android 4.1.1, stuck on boot. I can get into recovery mode and I did a factory reset. But it is still stuck. I am not sure what to do at this point. I can't ...
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Disable Cell broadcast notifications in lenovo A 7000

I am receiving more than 100 notification alerts for cell broadcast in my lenovo A 7000 with android lolipop. Can anyone please help me in disabling this to stop these alerts. I did not found any ...
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1answer
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Whatsapp notifications

I recently updated my samsung note 4 to the latest android version 5.0.1, and since then my whatsapp notification always vibrates even if I turn off the vibrations in the app settings. If the phone ...
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0answers
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Android Studio Error: Execution failed for task ':dexDebug' [on hold]

I am running a project on Android Studio. When I try to run the project I get the following error: Error:Execution failed for task ':dexDebug'. com.android.ide.common.process.ProcessException: ...
2
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1answer
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How to fix Cyanogenmod 7 hanging on boot animation after NO firmware changes

I've been using my Google Nexus S with Cyanogenmod 7 for about a year now. Sometimes it rebooted out of the sudden or locked up but all in all worked well. Today I rebootet the phone und since then ...
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0answers
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Why do apps like WhatsApp, Facebook run background services in android even though their apps on iOS without backgroung services

What is the reason for apps like WhatsApp running background services in andrioid even though in iOS they work smoothly without any background service
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Android : How to make a button that display a random gif and launch a random mp3? [on hold]

I'm a total beginner to android developement and I want to create an app that when you click on a button, it display a random gif (1.gif,2.gif,3.gif etc.. ) and it play a random mp3 ( 1.mp3, 2.mp3 ...
3
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7answers
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Is it possible to record calls on Galaxy S3

I want to install a working call recording application on Galaxy S3, but I have found problems with a few apps. I have tried Auto Call Recorder but it doesn't allow me selecting more than Mic as ...
3
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2answers
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Backup Notification Led (Pulse Light) Configuration

I recently switched from CyanogenMod to Paranoid Android on my Nexus. I knew I would lose most of my settings, but I felt rather stupid when I realised I had lost all of my carefully defined Pulse ...
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0answers
530 views

How to fix installation error -504?

I'm using Moto G second generation. My device is unable to install Facebook app after completion of download from play store. I checked few solutions, even removed my google account, but didn't work. ...
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0answers
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Application self uninstalls

I have a Galaxy S4, Eu version, not rooted updated a few days ago to Lollipop. Today 2 strange things happened: The phone was connected to charging cable but charge was interrupted when it was at ...
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1answer
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Open DNS Android 5.0.1

Just updated my Oneplus One to 5.0.1 , and I can't change the DNS when i select the "static IP" option in Wi-Fi settings. Basically I can put the values in, there is just no way to press ok and accept ...
0
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1answer
32 views

Choosing good ROM for my phone [on hold]

I am normal android user, and I am thinking to install new ROM in my Motorola Moto G (1st gen). I seen xda forum but there are tones of ROMs available. I am confused about selecting ROM. Which ROM is ...
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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2answers
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Where does Google MyTracks store recorded files?

I am not 100% sure of this but I seem to remember that in previous versions of MyTracks the recorded files were stored at /mnt/sdcard/MyTracks. But this does not seem to be the case any more. By ...
0
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1answer
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Is there anyway to increase 'App Storage' space on a HTC One X?

I'm currently using 6.48GB of 6.76GB 'App storage' on my HTC One X of which 4.95GB is classed as 'other'. I've seen some guides which suggest methods to extend storage onto an SD card but the HTC One ...
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1answer
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Ultra slow speed while transfer files between PC and Samsung S5

I just got my new Samsung Galaxy S5, original ROM with version 4.4.2. It uses a new Toshiba 64GB speed U3 micro SD card. When I transfer my WhatsApp folder from PC to GS5, it took me more than 24 ...
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0answers
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How to configure tincore keymapper to play GTA Sanandreas in android-×86 with mouse and keyboard?

i have installed android-×86 on my laptop and i want to configure tincore to play GTA sanandreas using my touchpad/mouse & keyboard.Please help
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1answer
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What range of tcp buffer size do you suggest for slow and fast networks?

If you search the net, you come across with ranges like these that claim would enhance your net throughput: net.tcp.buffersize.default=4096,87380,256960,4096, 16384,256960 ...
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Samsung Galaxy tab 3 made in Korea stuck at android logo

I have a samsung galaxy tab 3 made in korea. it's model is GT-P1000. FCCID: A3LGTP1000 Rated: 5V-2A. I clicked the bluetooth and the tablet automatically shut down and restarted but got stuck at the ...
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1answer
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Logcat command not reading arguments properly

I'm trying to get my phone to constantly record its logcat. I'm using the following command: logcat -f /sdcard/logcat.log -r 1024 -n 10 & The problem is when I execute this, it only saves 5 ...
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1answer
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i tried to hard reset my nexus 5(5.1) ended in that flying colors [on hold]

the wipe data was not successful as it was telling it cant mount.and then it started to boot and the flying colors are coming for 30 minutes.tried to boot again ended in same thing...so much worried ...
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How to access your phone when you forgot your privacy protection password?

I set a Privacy Protection Password for my Andriod device when I first got it. This means that if my phone ever got stolen and someone changed my simcard to another one, they'd have to enter a ...
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1answer
755 views

how to unroot my moto g 2014

I have rooted my moto g 2014 but now I want to unroot it to get L update. Tryed to follow few suggestions but in all of them stock android download link is not working. And do you think I'll get the ...
0
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0answers
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How to make unlocking the phone using the password perform a specfic function?

Okay so I was thinking about this, and I can't seem to get my head around how to do it, so your help will be micy appreciated. Basically, I have an android phone and my password is a pin that I use ...
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0answers
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Disable disable option

Is it possible to disable the disable option for a system app? For example, if I turned Google now launcher into a system app, the disable option is grayed out. However, if I do the same for Google ...
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2answers
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How can I view contacts that were on my now destroyed device

My cell phone was destroyed. I tried to view my contacts info on my wife's LG but the list of contacts that I viewed were far from recent. I logged onto Google and found no help in reference to ...
0
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0answers
26 views

Sim toolkit is missing after upgrade os to Android 5.0.2

I've upgraded my OnePlus One to 5.0.2 (CyanogenMod), but the Sim Toolkit app is missing. Can anyone help to solve this problem, because I need this feature for mobile banking?
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0answers
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My Samsung Galaxy Trend turns off after short usage

My Samsung Galaxy Trend turns off at full battery after 2 minute use. This does not happen when the charger is plugged in. I have tried putting electrical tape on the battery to support it. I have ...
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Problems with selecting submenus in a web page in android web browsers

When selecting a web page menu (e.g. in Firefox), the sub menu sometimes shows but you can't select anything out of it. The sub menu closes automatically after a short while. This behaviour is also ...
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1answer
163 views

How do I Install a custom ROM/recovery on a Galaxy Note 2?

I was trying to install CyanogenMod 12 Lollipop ROM on my Note 2. When I restart my phone in recovery mode, its giving me this screen: After this I select the option "wipe data/factory reset" and ...
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1answer
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How do I install a custom ROM on sony experia ray ST18i?

I unlocked the bootloader and rooted the device already like this: How to unlock and root a Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray ST18i with 4.1.B.1.13 But How can I install a custom Rom now on the device? I ...
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0answers
14 views

Is there a PDF reader that zooms to omit left+right (vertical) margins [on hold]

When trying to read a PDF on a bigger screen phone, I like to quickly zoom to a level that maximises utilization of my screen real estate, so that I can see biggest font without having to scroll ...
3
votes
3answers
8k views

How to hide ongoing persistent notifications on Lollipop lockscreen

It's driving me nuts seeing those notices each time I open my phone, leaving no room for the transient notifications and messages I've received.
0
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0answers
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Battery quickly discharged after installation of Lollipop

I have Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5. Recently I've updated it to Lollipop 5.0.2 through Odin. Then problem with battery have arisen: charge falls on one percent each three minutes when brightness is ...

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