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27 views

Potential Android virus removal and best practices

I was browsing the web and I ended up on a site with one of those pop ups that plagued my browser window with "Your device is infected, please go to insert dodgy link to remove malware" type messages. ...
8
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4answers
1k views

What is this lock screen with ads and how do I remove it?

I think my device got a malware. A lock screen with ads sometimes appear, and I must swipe an area at the bottom of the screen to open the phone. I am in Eastern Europe, some ads are in Slavic ...
1
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0answers
22 views

Icon packs on stock Huawei Launcher

Is there any way to use icon packs on the stock launcher in the same way they can be used on third-party launchers? I have a Huawei P8; it is rooted so I'm guessing there is a way but my searches have ...
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0answers
15 views

Why is my gpu load always zero [closed]

I wnat to use more of my gpu but evwn after doing all the settings my gpu load is always zero as per cpuz
-1
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1answer
33 views

Automatically enable/disable data mobile

Mobile data have enabled all the time drastically reduces the battery, is there any way to automatically turn on mobile data for 5min and then turn off this each (~)1 hour?
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0answers
18 views

Can't properly create notification on app development [closed]

I'm working on a very simple app on Android Studio and I'm trying to create a notification that's activated on some case in a timer loop. I'm running the app on 4.4.3 LG G2 D802 phone. the min API is ...
1
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0answers
20 views

Help! Lg v10 OS update erased entire calendar

All past events, all scheduled events, gone. Also, google calendar is not available in list of calendars to sync/enable. It's not that I just failed to check a box, it's that it isn't even listed as ...
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0answers
14 views

My Phone ud not displaying vedios PLEASE HELP! [closed]

In my samsung J2 galery vedios are displayed but when I open them they are not working.PLEASE HELP ME!
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1answer
14 views

Does the Samsung Galaxy 5 support Band 12 LTE?

Does the Samsung Galaxy 5 support Band 12 with AOSP/CM13?
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1answer
27 views

Android Studio (Windows 7) does not detect ASUS Zenfone. Cannot run my app

So, I will list the problems one by one. Please help. I plug phone into laptop's USB using Phone's own data/ charger cable. Everything is ok. Phone is in MTP mode. Android Studio does not detect the ...
1
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1answer
16 views

Nexus 6P wrong time

Whilst in my pocket, I have pulled out my Nexus 6P and found it has rebooted (at least this is what I assume as it now wants my full passcode and will not allow unlock with fingerprint). I also find ...
0
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0answers
22 views

Remove deleted apps taking space

I feel like I am haunted by some apps I deleted earlier. I can't sleep at night and even during day when I look at the application manager I see them Hiding down the list with the "uninstall" option ...
1
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1answer
19 views

A way to automate the creation of flashable ZIPs

So, my question is: is there a way to automate the creation of flashable ZIP archives, in order to avoid having to write the updater-script and update-binary by myself each and every time I want a ZIP ...
0
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0answers
35 views

Why Google Play Services' data consuming a lot of application space

Whenever I goto System Settings > Apps > All and sort by size, I found Google play services at the first line. It is currently consuming near about 100MB of which >50MB is the data of it. I want to ...
0
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0answers
19 views

Stock Android 6 (Motorola Moto G 3rd gen) has no 'Exchange ActiveSync' account option

I own a Motorola Moto G 3rd generation that's running Android 6 Marshmallow. I'm trying to do two way contacts/calendar syncing with my outlook.com account. By using the Microsoft Outlook app, one ...
0
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0answers
13 views

Automate camera to capture images at specific time intervals? [closed]

I'm trying to create an app that takes a picture of the user every 0.5 seconds and then performs image processing on the image in the form of eye detection with OpenCV. My question is how to continue ...
0
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0answers
13 views

Tethering between devices [closed]

There was some discussion regarding telcos issuing data Sims which prevent tethering. In the answers, there were a few different methods they use to do that. I have a Samsung phone and a Samsung ...
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votes
0answers
20 views

How to allow Android USB mount only on one device?

I want my android device to automatically deny USB access to computers it doesn't know. How can I do that? The device is a custom device and the OS version is 4.4.3. We are not planning to give the ...
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0answers
12 views

“Text” and “test” android overriding same file whing saving to “text.txt”or “Text.txt” [closed]

if(isExternalStorageWritable()) { String filename = clickedItem+ ".csv";//clicked item is text/Text File sdcard = new File(this.directory); sdcard.mkdirs(); ...
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votes
0answers
21 views

Regarding Notification pannel nd icons

I have updated my Samsung Galaxy note 4 to marshmallow but my notification pannel is not working the icons on it are not displayed.
0
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0answers
39 views

Sharing laptop's internet connection with Android smartphone when Win10 isn't able to create a WiFi hotspot

This may sound weird but I'm sure I'm not the only one facing this problem. I don't want to invest on a wifi router just yet. It was pretty easy to share my laptop's internet connection with my phone ...
1
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1answer
12 views

xPosed Installer on HTC One M8

I have rooted my HTC One M8 running Android 4.4.3 (using this method). The process went fine and I did not have any hiccups. One of the main reasons I rooted my phone was I wanted to utilize AppOps, ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Replace your wireless adapter with an Android (not tethering)

Is there any way for my PC (Windows 10/Ubuntu 15.10 64 bit) to recognize my Android (Allview V1 Viper L - Android 4.4.2) as a wireless adapter? I'm not talking about tethering, sharing connection, ...
0
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0answers
28 views

GPS is not working in Samsung SM-J320F device

I have tested with 3-4 GPS location apps in my Samsung SM-J320F device but still not getting location by using GPS. It's working fine to get Network based location. But i don't understand why it's ...
-1
votes
0answers
29 views

My phone is bricked, where can I find samsung S6 Sm-G920F Mtk 6572 clone stock Rom? [closed]

Specifications Hardware : MT6572 (UNIVERSAL5410 is Fake!) Model : SM-G920F Build number : LRX22G.G920FZCU1AOB6_LLK Build date UTC : 20150915-105336 Android v : 5.0.2 Baseband v: ...
1
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1answer
51 views

Update software will also update the OS

I have Samsung Galaxy S-Duos with Android Version 4.0.4. I always get Software Update Popup. If I will confirm the update then it will update the Android Version Also or just update all the system ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Blocked/private calls don't show up in call history

I have a Samsung s4 and whenever I get al call from a private number, weather I answer or not, the call isn't recorded in my call log. Does anyone know why? Its really annoying.
-1
votes
0answers
24 views

MAC address is not showing using terminal emulator , saying iplink not found

I want to change my MAC Address of Lenovo A6000 android phone. For that purpose I install BusyBox and then Terminal Emulator. When I type command in terminal as fallow iplink show eth0 the ...
-1
votes
0answers
23 views

does moto G2 phones hang a lot in general?

I have a moto g2 running marshmellow and is often goes too slow even when only one basic app like contacts is running. It always show a dialog box to say "this app is not responding" and give option ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Google “Play Music” - How to create play list per direcotry or some programatic way?

I want to be able to create play list in some better organized way for downloaded music, adding one song at a time to a play list doesn't scale Where does this data get stored ? can I create play ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

How do I turn off the talk back system on my ZTE [duplicate]

I turned on the talk back system and now screen and apps do not operate
0
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0answers
12 views

SD card pin number

I am trying to transfer data from Galaxy S to Galaxy 4. Need SC PIN number for Galaxy S. I cannot download the Smart Switch app to the Galaxy S, need to transfer manually. Need the PIN number from ...
-1
votes
0answers
12 views

Thethering with Data Sims [closed]

I suppose the telcos want to sell multiple SIM's rather than one with tethering. I want to use bothmy phone and a tablet but not both at the same time. Can I overcome the suppressed tethering by ...
-1
votes
0answers
13 views

How to remove TWRP from Galaxy S4 and boot back into Android system?

So I rooted my phone, then flashed it, and booted into twrp custom recovery menu. When I reboot my system it takes me back to the custom recovery menu everytime. It keeps saying Kernel is not ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

SSHFS from Android to NAS

I'm trying to get any folder on the internal storage of a HTC M7 to be mounted via sshfs to a folder on my NAS. The goal would be to have for example the /sdcard/My Documents/My Recordings folder ...
-1
votes
2answers
74 views

I lost my Andriod, can i recover the data from my Google account?

I have lost my Android device. Is it possible for me to recover the data in the phone using my Google account?
1
vote
1answer
393 views

How does voLTE and Band 12 work for T-Mobile and can Cyanogen/AOSP allow us any control over this?

How does voLTE Certification work? My understanding is that only phones on this approved list by T-mobile are supported on Band 12. Band 12 is the new Extended Range LTE band and T-Mobile is investing ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

No operative System and twrp

recently i installed a custom rom on my phone, then i decided to expand my phone memory on a trick i saw on youtube, where i had to go into twrp, unfortunately i clicked on delete system. afterwise ...
1
vote
1answer
41 views

How to make Google Play services and other default white-listed system apps Doze?

Assume that I'm a user who doesn't like some system apps being automatically white-listed under Battery optimization settings and immune from battery optimization or is fed up with Play services ...
9
votes
1answer
101 views

Why doesn't Android compass react to magnet?

I downloaded Compass program for Android and tried to bring strong magnet close to it. The pointed remained stable, as if there was no magnet nearby. Here is the video proof on YouTube. I have ...
-1
votes
0answers
11 views

Could not enable mobile hotspot function on HTC Desire Eye [closed]

Kindly can someone help please ? Thanks
0
votes
0answers
44 views

Install TWRP recovery in soft bricked alcatel OT 6012x

My phone isn't booting up and stuck on the manufacturer logo . Actually i need to unbrick the phone using a custom rom flashing , So i tried to install a TWRP recovery by using SP Flash tool but ...
1
vote
1answer
34 views

Is an android 5.1 adb backup incompatible with android 6.0?

I recently loaded Cyanogenmod 13 on my nexus 4. Prior to flashing, I did a full adb backup and an app data backup for com.king.candycrushsaga. The only thing that seems to need restoring is the ...
0
votes
1answer
50 views

Enabling Mass Storage instead of MTP/PTP

Is there any way to enable the old Mass Storage Mode in Android 4.4.2? Right now I can only see MTP or PTP modes, but not the Mass Storage mode that was used to be around in old versions(2.3, I ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Alternate way to pull down Android menu?

It sometimes takes me 4-5 tries to access my Android pull down menu on my 8 inch Galaxy Tab. On the way, I might click something random on the open app and it's very frustrating such a central ...
-1
votes
0answers
8 views

email read in the gmail app is never seen when the account accessed from a web browser [closed]

The subject line says it all really; ie email read in the gmail app is never seen when the account accessed from a web browser Roger
1
vote
0answers
12 views

Incoming SMS opens video player on Galaxy S5

Incoming SMS messages from my wife's iPhone almost always cause my Galaxy S5 to attempt to open a media player app (video player, Pandora, YouTube, etc). No other SMS or MMS messages from any other ...
-3
votes
0answers
8 views

ASUS - uninstalling apk files even with big memory

I have my ASUS tablet for nearly 8 months and I have a very big memory. I have downloaded apk files before and installed it successfully but nowadays, I can't install them even though I still have a ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

Error installing Xposed Framework on Android Marshmallow

I have a completely successfully rooted Nexus 6p running the tawin project. I checked many tutorials on how to flash the xposed file via recovery, but every time it comes up with an error stating that ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

How to sync deleted photos with google photos/drive?

Have in mind that when I take photos I might take 2 shots of same instance. I arrive home, start wi-fi. All photos are synced with photos. Now - looking into gallery I delete some of them - they were ...

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