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Samsung Galaxy Gio network menu

I have a problem with my galaxy gio. It has a network lock (I think) and I've tried to unlock it. The problem is that I have the unlock code but the phone doesn't ask for it. It is there a menu or a ...
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1answer
110 views

Unknown error code during application install: “-25”

I uploaded an app to Google Play Store. But some users reported that they were able to download the app, but unable to install the app. They are getting the error Unknown error code during ...
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0answers
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Installing apps to phone storage

version 4.4.2. I have storage as follows. Internal storage-1GB(full) Phone storage-12GB(empty) External sd card-16GB. Now the internal storage is full, can i install my apps directly to phone ...
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“Insufficient storage” when trying to install new app

Every time I go to install a new app, I get the message "Insufficient storage", and an unable to install anything! I have spent quite a long time moving every possible app to the SD card, and still ...
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0answers
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I want to connect an external monitor to my Alcatel One Touch Fierce

I want to use my Alcatel One Touch Fierce (Android 4.1 I think) to connect to a larger touch screen monitor because the phone has too small a screen to use for my app. It will be used specifically ...
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0answers
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Unable to write to internal storage through MTP

When I connected my XT1033 (Moto G) to my computer in MTP mode, I was unable to access the contents of the internal storage in write mode. I was unable to create any folders, delete files, rename etc. ...
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1answer
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Samsung GT-S19105 is because of attempting password too many times

I'm locked out of my Samsung GT-S19105 because of attempting password too many times. Please help me out i have no internet connection.
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My device (Samsung Galaxy Pocket Plus GT-S5301) doesn't send any SMS and even sending or receiving files through Bluetooth

Recently I remember stopping some 2 services in order to boost ram performance but later my phone refused to send any SMS and it dosent also receive or send any files through bluetooth but it does ...
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1answer
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Latest Gmail update is not working on my Samsung Galaxy S3

I have the Gmail app installed and in the latest update it said we could reply to emails directly from the drop-down status bar without having to open the app. I don't see any feature like this. How ...
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0answers
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Preventing browser redirects on Android (and iOS)

There seems to be an issue occurring with mobile browser apps on Android and iPhone being redirected to advertising sites. This is interrupting the browsing experience. The problem: A user visits a ...
0
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2answers
1k views

How to restore nandroid?

I created a nandroid backup and copied the files to my computer boot.img cache.ext4.tar data.ext4.tar nandroid.md5 recovery.log system.ext4.log ta.img I deleted the files on my phone to save space ...
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2answers
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How to Disable Double Tapping?

My Galaxy S2 asked me to double-tap and drag to unlock (instead of just dragging) and every time I try to tap anything, one tap only makes a yellow box appear around the app or file or whatever, which ...
0
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2answers
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Error “help: permission denied” when using ADB

Using this tutorial, I installed ADB shell. I actually just wanted to mess around and see what can it do. My device isn't rooted but that's ok, I'm not trying to do anything dangerous. Just trying run ...
0
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1answer
766 views

Huawey Ascend y330 rooting+flashing

I have Huawei Ascend y330 with Android 4.2.2 onboard and i was wondering what is the best approach to root my device and what is the best way to flash custom rom to it with higher Android version (4.4 ...
0
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2answers
601 views

Unfortunately, Software Update has stopped OTA (LG G2 Rooted)

Whenever I click it, I get the "Unfortunately, Software Update has stopped" message and the app closes. Picture is not of my phone, I found it from another post that was not answered. My phone was ...
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2answers
9k views
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How to remove TouchWiz and revert to a vanilla Android UI?

Is it possible to remove the TouchWiz UI and have the phone behave like the vanilla Android UI?
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0answers
9 views

Samsung galaxy grand 2 slow downs after upgrades

i was using grand 2 for 6months and was running on jellybean, and after upgrade to kitkat it is too slow to operate. is there any way to downgrade my cell without rooting the cell. Or any other ...
0
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0answers
34 views

Looking for slow motion video recording

I want to record slow motion video having 1080p@30fps capability , I tried few apps but I am not satisfied with the recorded slow motion video. the video pauses. My mobile is running on Kitkat. Any ...
0
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6answers
13k views

How to access media files (photos and videos) on Samsung GT-I9082?

I have a Samsung GT-I9082 mobile phone (Android 4.1.2) with lots of videos and photos. I want to move them from the phone to my notebook running Windows 7. I connected it via USB and selected the MTP ...
3
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2answers
1k views

Why Advent Vega keeps losing Wi-Fi?

I recently bought a Advent Vega Android tablet and everything is working completely fine, however there is one slight problem with Wi-Fi. Even though I have full Wi-Fi signal (it is as high as it can ...
0
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2answers
961 views

Xperia Sola keeps rebooting after reset

I have a Sony Xperia Sola phone that keeps rebooting after having done a factory reset. It's been like that for hours now. I have never flashed anything custom on the phone but did an official update ...
2
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2answers
45 views

How to use Gallery app in Lollipop 5.0.1?

I have recently updated my Nexus 7 to Android 5.0.1 and I found that the Gallery app is missing. Is it possible to restore it?
0
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1answer
393 views

Samsung S3 - Device Memory Damaged

I have a Samsung S3 GT-i9300 which has an error on booting up. It goes through the Samsung splash screen then displays the following: Device Memory Damaged The data partition has been ...
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0answers
12 views
0
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1answer
970 views

Can not uninstall standard Android keyboard or get it back working

I want to uninstall the standard Android keyboard com.android.inputmethod.latin. I googled and found multiple threads discussing this problem. What I did so far: 1.) Uninstall via intent -> doesn't ...
0
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3answers
7k views

Change MTP/PTP for a Galaxy S4 w/ a Broken Screen

I'm trying to do a complete backup of all data on my Samsung Galaxy S4 before I send it in for repairs. Even though the screen is completely black and does not work (very little touch abilities), I ...
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2answers
23 views

Emulated internal storage

I'm going to develop some applications for a smartwatch that runs a Android Kitkat-based operating system, and I'm trying to figure out a way to connect it to the PC to exchange data. Since the ...
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2answers
559 views

com.android.systemui rapid battery drain

I have a Samsung Galaxy S5 that is approximately six months old. My OS version is 4.4.2, and my provider is AT&T. The battery in my S5 will usually last me 2-4 days without charging, depending on ...
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2answers
778 views

How to limit WiFi data traffic on my Android device?

I am testing an Android application and need to understand how does the app behave on different internet speeds. An example of test case is: 1. set the maximum bandwidth to 20kbps and check how it ...
5
votes
3answers
509 views

Battery meter went crazy and now stays at 0%

I have a Samsung Galaxy Discover that worked fairly well until the last week or so. I ran the device down down to 0% - at which point the device shut off. I performed a full recharge and then ...
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2answers
2k views

How to close all background apps at once in Android 5.0 (lollipop)?

I noticed that I can press the square button on the bottom right to show all background apps, and then swipe from left to right with my finger to stop them manually. But sometimes, I find that I have ...
1
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0answers
103 views

Lollipop Calendar - new event entry screen missing Visibility option?

Did Google take away the Visibility option for a new calendar event in their Calendar app for Lollipop/5.0? It was present in KitKat/4.4, but I don't seem to be able to find it anywhere. The full ...
0
votes
2answers
881 views

Why does charging leads to battery losing charge at times

I have a LG Optimus S Android on Gingerbread (The one on the cheaper side with least specs for an Android). I have found that when I use the USB charger connected to my computer, at times instead of ...
0
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0answers
35 views

Android device manager..password not accepted

I locked my phone from another device using the ADM now my phone wont accept the password to unlock, been trying for 4 days. The ADM is not downloaded on my mobile as an app is this the problem?
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1answer
720 views

How do I recover my WhatsApp messages after installing CM?

Today I unlocked my phone's (Xperia L) bootloader and installed CyanogenMod 11 on it. After I did it, I tried to install WhatsApp, but it couldn't restore my messages. This is what it said after ...
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0answers
11 views

Samsung Galaxy S4 soft keys do not vibrate

The soft keys on my Samsung Galaxy S4 no longer vibrate when I press them. The haptic feedback is on, and it used to work fine.
0
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1answer
82 views

Galaxy S4 Battery Drain

I recently got an S4, and the battery drain is huge. I'm not even using it with a SIM card yet because it is that bad. Over 10 hours, Phone idle used 36%, and time on was 10 hours 29mins. The ...
0
votes
3answers
980 views

Best way to transfer photos from Android 4.4.4 to Windows 7

I just upgraded to a Samsung Galaxy s5 running android 4.4.4. On my old phone running gingerbread, I was able to use the USB Mass Storage Device (MSD) feature to browse, delete, and copy photos (to a ...
1
vote
3answers
15k views

Can't download apps from Google Play store via mobile network

I have a Sony Xperia sola in Egypt. I bought it with Gingerbread, then I upgraded to ICS 4.0.4. After the upgrade, I became unable to download any apps from Google Play using my mobile network, and ...
0
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0answers
16 views

Use a Galaxy Note 10.1 as a Cell Phone

I have a T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition, with no phone capabilities. It has a SIM card with a phone #, but it only has data and wifi, it does not have phone apps what do I need to ...
0
votes
3answers
6k views

Open SWF in Chrome for Android

I can open SWF URLs in Chrome for PC, however, I cannot open them using Chrome for Android on my device. Is there a Chrome plugin, or is there Java code that will do the mission, if there is, I will ...
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votes
0answers
9 views

Which of the two for signal reception? [on hold]

I have a Straight talk Samsung S4. Currently I am thinking of getting a LG G2(AT&T) and was wondering if anyone knew if they may provide the same amount of signal or hopefully LG would be better. ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Restrict read access on certain folders

I am looking for a way to limit read access for certain folders, for privacy reasons. E.g. I want to have a folder that will be used for sensitive data. It shall only be accessed by a file manager ...
2
votes
1answer
11k views

How to recover a System partition that won't mount

A relative of mine brought me his Galaxy S4 Mini GT-I9190, which is stuck at boot. When I boot into recovery it gives the error Failed to mount /system (invalid argument). How can I dig through the ...
5
votes
3answers
10k views

Unlock Screen with ADB Android 4.2

Previously with Android 4.1, doing something like: adb shell input keyevent 82 #(KEYCODE_MENU) would unlock the screen at first boot and would then allow further commands to launch applications ...
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2answers
50 views

Real voice lie detector apps for Android? [closed]

When browsing the Google Play Store for "lie detector" apps, I was only able to find "fake" apps (used for pranks, but that don't really work). But I've seen several TV programs where the protagonists ...
1
vote
0answers
6 views

Storing pictures on an external storage media

So, I'm new to Android but I came to the conclusion that on 4.2.2, the Camera app doesn't exist as such and is actually part of the Gallery app package. Now my problem is it isn't possible to change ...
1
vote
0answers
9 views

How do I set battery charge min-max range to make it degrade with time less?

As far as I know, LiIon batteries should be kept in about 40%-80% range in order to degrade more slowly. On my laptop I use the following commands to make it change battery conditionally, only when ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

How do I override charging current on Huawei Honor 6?

On SonyEriccson Xperia X10i I do this: echo 1000 > /sys/devices/platform/msm_hsusb/gadget/chg_current This allows faster charging from computer's USB port (if I know it can source more than ...
1
vote
1answer
6k views

Wired xbox controller not working with LG G2

My boyfriend purchased a USB OTG cable so he can play Android games with an Xbox 360 wired controller. When he plugs the Xbox controller into his LG G2 nothing happens, I plugged it into my Samsung ...

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