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Losing network operator on Samsung Galaxy SIII mini

For some time now (I think it's from the latest Android update) I have this problem, that time to time (on daily basis) people can not reach me, like I would lose connection to the Network. I get an ...
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1answer
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Alternative to Android OS that has high battery life [closed]

There are some free alternatives to the android OS. But I have a hard time distinguishing which one is better. I read that Replicant is better and if that OS doesn't support your device then to ...
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1answer
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HTTPS sites no longer load on my Android after installing cert to truststore

I have a rooted Android 4.3 JellyBean. I was testing something and trying to install the certificate for Charles Proxy so I could sniff some SSL traffic. I was able to push the Charles certificate to ...
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5answers
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Contacts on Android: Delete limit exceeded

A few days ago I deleted all of my Android contacts (using the "Delete Contacts" app). Not a mistake, I really want to delete them. From that day, Android always shows a notification "Sync: Too many ...
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0answers
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Factory reset problem in LG F160

I have installed an English ROM in LG Optimus F160 So, the question is if I soft reset my phone will the installed rom be uninstalled or remain installed?
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1answer
606 views

Touch screen is not working properly after replacing LCD display and Touch screen

I recently replaced LCD display and Touch screen of micromax canvas A116. but unfortunately my touch screen is not working properly. so my question is that is it because of some hardware issue or ...
0
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1answer
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Choose a specific app to open a particular file

I created some e-learning using Articulate Storyline 2 which I want to view on my Samsung Galaxy. The files are physically in my Documents folder. The module is not on the internet - I'm still testing ...
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How to install app in playstore without Google playstore in android emulator

I had installed AndroVM to use Android apps in computer. But when it comes to games like shadow fight even with OpenGL support enabled, AndroVM couldn't run many games such as Hill Climb racing, ...
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0answers
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want to turn on usb mass storage for samsung galaxy tab3 sm-211

I have samsung tab3 whenever i connect it to my pc it does not show usb mass storage, it connects with MTP.i want to use my fone as usb driver as well.i have tried almost everything..do i need to root ...
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1answer
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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
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Is It Possible To Completely Swap Storages On Kitkat 4.4.2?

I'm using a rooted Samsung SM-G313HZ Galaxy V device with Android Kitkat 4.4.2 OS. Is it possible to completely swap storages on my device so that every single application and game will read their ...
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4answers
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SIM card is not working on Sony Xperia Z (Android 4.1.2)

My friend has a problem using his micro-SIM card on his new Sony Xperia Z (Android 4.1.2) The problem is: when he inserts the SIM card, the phone display a message that the SIM card has been ...
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0answers
4 views

Problem with rooting my HTC Wildfire with Mobogenie

I tried to root my HTC Wildfire using Mobogenie but the phone shuts down when it is 50% and reboots with a notification that it just recovered...
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2answers
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Owner's photo in the pull down menu

In 4.2.2 how can I put a picture in the pull down menu like this?
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1answer
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I can't use my Galaxy S3 storage on my laptop

When I plug the USB on my galaxy s3 sprint it charges normally but no notifications appear about using the mass storage.. so how can I fix that and transfer the data from PC to my phone. NOTE: I cant ...
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0answers
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Text message with pictures: “Download” button does nothing

I have a Galaxy S2 running Android 4.0.4. When people send me text messages with a picture attached, I receive the message but it says something like this, with a "download" button: Message size: ...
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1answer
79 views

Drivers for TrekStor Surftab Xiron 7.0 3G

I just bought a TrekStor Surftab Xiron 7.0, and I was trying to use it to test apps. It's the first time I do this, so maybe I'm just doing something wrong. I turned on the developer settings and the ...
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0answers
22 views

How can I add iptables rules that persist across reboots?

I want to add an iptables rule on my Android phone. I used: iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -p 6 -d 192.168.66.1 --dport 80 -j DNAT --to 192.168.66.1:808 ...as root. This rule can be checked in adb ...
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2answers
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How does the Orxify app do what not even the official TOR client for Android can?

I was looking for TOR in the Play store a while ago & did not find anything but then today I see that the official TOR site has Orbot for Android but apparently it cannot protect you unless you ...
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0answers
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Trouble rooting Bluestacks 0.9.3

I was using an older version of bluestacks on my computer and recently the update came, i had by old blustacks rooted using bsAutorooter but it doesnt seem to work on this new update, if anyone has ...
0
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0answers
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How to delete bloatware from Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 without a PC

How can I permanently delete Samsung Bloatware from my Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 without connecting to a PC?(I don't have a PC, only a Mac) I understand that there is a way, but none that show it will work ...
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1answer
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forgot Samsung Tablet password & do not want to do a factory reset

We have a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 ---- I've been reading some comments on what to do --- but a Google account was never setup (still do not know about how to do that) and there is no option now for a ...
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1answer
728 views

Email widget: How to show inbox instead of subfolder?

I have a question regarding email on my Nexus 7 3G: When I try to add an email widget on my home screen I'm asked to choose a folder, but I only have the option to select a sub folder in my inbox, ...
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3answers
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Whatsapp shows me online when I'm not in the application

What reasons are there that WhatsApp shows me online, although I am neither using the application nor the phone as such. I don't know enough about WhatsApp to explain this to a friend who thinks I am ...
0
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1answer
21 views

Out of memory errors on S2. Safe to delete all dumpstate files?

My Android S2 is out of memory and unable to update apps. Specifically it is currently using nearly all of the paltry 2gb partitioned for apps. I'm reading that you can issue *#9900# in the ...
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0answers
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How do I change or refresh service? [on hold]

I need to change the interval when my service is already running. I thought the run method startService in order to refresh the time interval of the service, but does not work. That can be seen in the ...
0
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1answer
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Recovering from a bootloop in Lenovo S960

I've recently rooted my phone and have installed Xposed Framework. I'm used to this process and know what the consequences are. The phone was working fine until I installed a module for Xposed called ...
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0answers
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Cal by Any.do not installing

I am having Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 I am a fan of Any.do apps But I am not able to install Cal. I think this is because of S planner But I don't know exactly why it's not installing. Please tell ...
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1answer
18 views

How to restore my deleted songs?

I have cut all my songs from my pc and transferred them to my tab via USB cable. They were stored under a file named 'File Manager'. I saw that I didn't need to copy them to the tab's 'Music' folder ...
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0answers
22 views

android/data/com. folders

While searching for .jpg images that seem to be scattered ALL OVER my Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014), I discovered that, when connected to my Win7 PC, I can see .jpg images (my own photos with my unique ...
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0answers
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not able to see recovery mode on my Redmi1s after I installed cyanogemod 11

After I installed cyanogenmod 11 on my new redmi 1s using clockworkmod recovery. I found that I am not able to see the recovery screen as the mi boot time logo is hiding the recovery screen.Can any ...
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1answer
3k views

Problem with ADB on my Nexus 4 (unauthorized phone)

When running adb devices in cmd, it says that my phone is unauthorized. It appears that it has something to do with the RSA fingerprint prompt. I don't remember ever getting such a prompt. Yes, I am ...
0
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2answers
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Does encryption, factory reset, encryption make a safer used phone?

I recently purchased a used Moto X. I know the person I bought it from so I'm not terribly worried but here is my idea to shore up the security on a used device. Don't put in your SIM card or log ...
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0answers
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Need to use PC and Android Phone as walkie talkie (without Internet)

I need to use my PC and Phone as Walkie talkie. I dont have internet connection but wifi setted up from my PC as a Hotspot. Can any one help me to find the appropriate solution regarding this??? I ...
0
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0answers
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How can I clone my Android tablet to another Android tablets?

I want to build an image file that contains apps, my settings(screen brightness) etc. After that, I want to restore it in other tablets. What is the best way to to it? Should I use ADB? Or something ...
0
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1answer
20 views

Modifying android system apps

Does anyone know a good articles or tutorials explaining how to go about it? Do I need to recompile android sources after modifying system apps and then install them on my emulator device somehow? ...
0
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1answer
18 views

CyanogenMod emulation

The device is Samsung i9100. I have downloaded the latest AndroidStudio and going to modify or create an addon for AOSP contact app. The system itself is present on the website ...
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0answers
12 views

Cannot import a project - AndroidStudio [on hold]

The app I need to modify is located here. I've installed AndroidStudio and it allows me to import Gradle projects. I this case I do not see any .gradle files. I see only .mk (makefile, I suppose). ...
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0answers
6 views

Detect Google Glass device color on plug

I am currently working on a project with multiple Google Glass devices with different colors. The devices are connected to an interface on a computer by USB wire and we would like to easily make a ...
0
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3answers
7k views

Error [DF-SA-01] when downloading application from the play store

Can anybody help me how can I solve this problem. I have tried options of clearing cache data, force stop google paly store/service, removing google account from accounts and reboting device but it ...
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1answer
3k views

Samsung Galaxy S2 - Screen Lock Options Disabled

Following the recent upgrade to Jelly Bean on my Samsung Galaxy S2, I have enabled the lock screen with password but when I want to change the other options to like Swipe, Motion, face Unlock Pattern, ...
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0answers
9 views

Release build service not started [on hold]

I have to weird behavior of application. In manifest I declare service with name <service android:name="com.qwerty.SomeService" android:process=":qwerty"/> When application worked in debug ...
4
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4answers
30k views

How to factory reset without data loss and undue pain?

I ran into a serious SMS bug, which knowledgeable users seem to be saying means the SMS message database is corrupt (source 1, source 2). This is consistent with my current experience. In my case I ...
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0answers
4 views

Keyboard symbols popping up when using a blue tooth keyboard

I just wondered how to turn these off. They are really annoying and come up all the time when I am using my blue tooth mouse. I can't type the next word until I pick a vowel with a symbol which is ...
1
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1answer
666 views

Documentation/reference for fastboot

Where can I find the documentation for fastboot in Android SDK's platform-tools? I know that running fastboot on its own gives a quick help for the different commands, but I'd like to know about ...
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0answers
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Blocked but still shows “online” to blocked contact

Please can someone help! I blocked a contact on Whatsapp but I can still see his "last seen" timestamp (as it changes over time - its changed many times since blocking). He can also see mine. I tried ...
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2answers
227 views

Moto E is not switching on after changing runtime to ART

I changed the runtime option from Dalvik to ART. It asked for a restart. When I did the restart, Moto E has been stuck in boot time. When I hold the power button for sometime, it starts again. It ...
2
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3answers
1k views

Moto E Not Starting Properly After Changing runtime to ART

I have recently bought a MOTO E and it's working cool. Then I have enabled Developer options and changed my runtime from Dalvik to ART. Afterwards I restarted my device. I got the message saying ...
0
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1answer
2k views

4.4 Update (Sprint Galaxy S3) disabled pattern lock, can i reenable?

This morning I applied the 4.4 update on my Galaxy S3 (Sprint). I noticed that I can no longer use a pattern lock. The message: "Turned off by administrator, encryption policy or credential storage" ...
14
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1answer
822 views

How to prefer networks from a specific country to avoid roaming charges?

I've recently moved to the Geneva area on the border between France and Switzerland. I live in France where I have a French mobile (and home) phone contract, but work just over the border (within a ...

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