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How do Antivirus for Android detects a Malware application?

While researching about malware analysis for Android, I found that there are few applications that were removed from the Google Play Store because they were found to be malware. I guess Android ...
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2answers
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Complete list of Lollipop system icons shown in notification bar?

Is there a complete list of these? I've seen lots of Q&A about "What does x icon mean" but it would be really useful if there were a complete list for reference!
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3answers
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How to tell current frequency band?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Ace, with quad-band I believe. It is possible to see the current connection network type, e.g. UMTS, EDGE, etc, by going to Settings -> About Phone -> Status. But it does not ...
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0answers
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Extend a tablet display to another tablet

I am wondering if there is a way to extend the display from one android tablet to another android tablet. I have seen a lot of android tablet to laptop software but have not found for what I am ...
4
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3answers
2k views

How to change date and time format on Marshmallow?

I'm using a Nexus 5X with Android 6.0.1, patch level January 2016. I'd like to change the system language to English but like to keep my local date format. In versions prior to Marshmallow, there was ...
0
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1answer
2k views

How to reset or unlock the lock screen on HTC One M8 without doing factory reset?

I have an HTC One M8. I set up a lock pattern and now I can't remember it to unlock the device. Is there a way to unlock the device with out doing a factory reset? I tried the Android Device Manager ...
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How i play pokemon go

i have intex aqua y2pro with samsung 32GB class 10 SDHC memory card. when i want to play pokemon go after two step of loading it stop and come on home screen. How i solve this ?
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2answers
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Vixion IRUX Tablet battery will not charge

I bought this tablet recently in Tenerife. Can find no information about the manufacturer. Now the battery will not charge through the mains adapter. It did charge at first. However, I have found ...
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6answers
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In my Samsung Galaxy S under Settings - Status - Phone number is says 'unknown': Why?

Title says it all ( I think ), if I look under the 'Settings - Status - Phone number' on my Samsung Galaxy S mobile phone, it says 'unknown'. What does that mean ? Do I have to enter the number some ...
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0answers
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What does the ROOM icon refer to?

I saw an icon on the notification bar last night I didn't recognize. Nothing special was running on the phone. This morning it was gone. I found the icon on the "complete list." The name for the icon ...
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1answer
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Rooted my LG G Flex 2, but no root, and no supersu?

So today i decided to root my Lg G Flex 2 which runs on 5.1.1. Using the pc method everything went fine with no errors, but when phone booted up i have no superuser, and root checker basic said no ...
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4answers
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Reasonable OneNote alternative for Android

I just wanted to know if there's a OneNote app for Android, that would allow me to actually use it to its full potential (unlike that crap released by MS). I am thinking about getting a Transformer ...
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0answers
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Facing downloading pause problem from last 3 months

I am facing downloading pause problem from last three months in playstore :( i am using GionneV6L phone :( i tried everything like resetting my phone.clear cache,force stop,uninstall play store ...
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2answers
2k views

Cannot access all my folders from my SDCard via USB

I plug in the USB cable to my computer. I click on Open Device to view files, I get to the root of my SDCard. The problem is that there is a directory missing. I can see it with my file manager on ...
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1answer
9 views

Merge two mobile in one?

I want to merge two mobile into one, is it possible? 1- Micromax canvas 4(A210) 2- Gionee F106
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2answers
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Why doesn't my screen turn off after 30 seconds?

Two days back I had to do a factory reset on my android (v2.3.6). After that, I noticed that my phone display won't turn off after 30 secs idle time, even though the settings has been done ...
41
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2answers
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How can I verify the authenticity of an APK file I downloaded?

The latest update of Google Maps is unavailable in my country, so I downloaded a version by googling for "Google Maps 5.4.0 apk". I did in fact find it, but now I wonder how I can tell if this is in ...
0
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2answers
44k views

Unable to install Google Play Services to save Clash of Clans village

I play Clash of Clans and I have a village which I do not want to lose. I am attempting to save the village to Google Play Services but I am not able to install Play Services as it says that it is ...
0
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0answers
5 views

my screen isnt working on my galaxy s4

a couple months ago my screen stopped working on my galaxy s4 but the sound works and all the lights work I just cant see the screen any suggestions?
0
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1answer
6 views

How to open password protected ODT file using LibreOffice

I have a Samsung Galaxy Tab A. LibreOffice is installed and ODT file is loaded into document folder. This file is password protected and I have the password. So how do I open this file????
4
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2answers
8k views

How can you send email to a Gmail Contact Group?

I'm using Android 4.1 on a Droid Razr M. Is there any way to send an email to a contact Group? I've read several posts that show how to do this but none of them actually work. There is also an app (...
0
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1answer
5 views

my phone froze over night (i have a galaxy s7) and is on a black screen

I woke up and my screen is black but the green charged led is on and my phone is no longer plugged in. I've tried multiple things to fix it such as holding the power button, holding volume up and the ...
0
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0answers
5 views

Accessing Android remotely

I would like to access an android device, say A, from my android tablet and windows PC with two scenarios. Please help me in this regards. • Which is the best app for accessing an android device, ...
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2answers
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Windows 10 won't recognize my Samsung Galaxy S6

After an update to Win10, my phone will only charge. I downloaded Samsung's USB drivers, installed Smart-Switch, checked my Device Manager... Nothing. The cable I'm using is definitely a data ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

How to connect using WPA2-Enterprise on Android Devices?

I am doing some product development for BYOD environment, so I require a wide variety of devices. This one is causing me some issues with connectivity to the private network where I have to test. ...
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0answers
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What can I customize in root on Android N Dev Preview 5?

I rooted my Nexus 6 today using CF auto root, and I am currently on the Android N Dev preview. I know xposed is unavailable for Android N, and I am unsure of what other customization apps are ...
0
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0answers
7 views

Unmount (or “eject”) specific components from an Android device programmatically?

How can I unmount (or "eject") specific components (such as camera, speaker or display) from an Android device programmatically? The same way I unmount an SD card for example. I didn't find anything ...
1
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4answers
13k views

How do I erase all the data on Galaxy S4 if the screen is broken?

I have Samsung Galaxy S4, but the screen broke. I wanted to erase all the data on it before I send it back to the factory for replacement. Is there any way to do this?
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2answers
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I use Samsung S4. How do I delete photos on cloud?

How do I delete photos stored on cloud?? Delete photos uploaded to cloud storage??
0
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1answer
11 views

How often is Google Location History updated?

How often does Android Location Reporting send an update to Google Location History? Is the reporting interval customizable?
0
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1answer
111 views

“The certificate was not installed” error when installing a CA root certificate

I am developing an Android mobile application and want to test that the application behaves as expected. I am using the OWASP ZAP intercepting proxy for this purpose. The application communicates to ...
0
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2answers
2k views

I cannot connect my one plus two to my computer or laptop. debugging option is saying “Device is in charging mode, USB Debugging is disabled”

I am using One plus two. But it is not connecting to my system. It used to connect previously. But once i set it on Charge only mode. since then there are no options in the notifications bar to ...
0
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1answer
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what is com.sec.android.providers.downloads?

I happened to notice this app(?) had access to virtually everything on my Galaxy S3. Seemed a little strange so I googled it trying to find out exactly what it was for. I never did find what I was ...
0
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1answer
2k views

How to delete auto backup pictures on samsung s4

I have a Samsung galaxy s4. I have a bunch of pictures I would like to delete. They are in a folder named auto backup which has NO delete button. How do I get rid of them? I do not know how to find ...
0
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0answers
16 views

recover deleted datas

i recently lost my phone.i decided to erase my phone data from remote control via google account and i wiped all data.now i have found my phone.i want to recover my deleted files such as contacts,...
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0answers
8 views

How to undo forced stop app in Android

how do I undo a forced stop for google play services. I tried rebooting but it did not clear the forced stop.
0
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1answer
15 views

How to simulate no GPS fix

I wonder if there is a way to simulate NO GPS signal without going in the basement. As if you were inside a tunnel or under the earth surface. I am not talking about location mocking. I wonder if we ...
0
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0answers
34 views

trouble with update android lenovo A2010-a

Today I updated my Android Lenovo A2010-a to latest version (Android 5.1): I just click on message like that "Your have new update. Update have downloaded and can be installed". Than was opened new ...
0
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0answers
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how developer update information for their app to all user in real time [on hold]

Ques1. how developer send information to all users android app without website. my question is like that is from where(server,webhosting,..etc?) the developer add info to user app which real time ...
1
vote
1answer
4k views

How does one share Samsung camera “Virtual Shot” (3D spin-around) photos?

I recently traveled to Europe and took dozens of beautiful 3D spin-around shots using Samsung built-in camera's "Virtual Shot" mode photos. These look amazing on my phone, but I want to share them ...
0
votes
1answer
811 views

installing stock android marshmallow on blu r1 hd

I bought a blu r1 hd and am absolutely loving the phone but i do have one problem. the amazon tweaked android 6.0 is not my favorite. is there a way that i could flash a stock android rom onto the ...
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0answers
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Swype Chinese versus Google Pinyin Input

I cannot understand why the Swype keyboard, which allows you to drag your finger between characters printed on the keyboard keys to enter words in languages such as English, does not allow you to ...
0
votes
1answer
11 views

Cannot create Symlink via adb

I try to create a symlink for a folder using adb. This is my attempt: ln -s /storage/sdcard0/Android/media/com.amazon.mp3 /storage/sdcard0/mp3amazon My device is rooted and as you can see this is ...
3
votes
2answers
14k views

Issue with Lollipop (Android version 5.0.2) on Moto G: unable to pick calls.

After upgrading to Android Lollipop, I am unable to pick calls though the phone plays the ringtone for incoming calls and shows the call as 'missed' later. It does show anything on screen by which I ...
1
vote
4answers
2k views

Dialog option “Use by default for this action” or “Always” not displaying

I just completed my Android application which scans NFC tags. When an NFC tag comes near the device, the device tries to show all the apps which can scan the NFC tag. I want it to remember which app ...
0
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0answers
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Difficulty repairing SD card partition with fsck or e2fsck and using umount

I had problems with the SD card for 2 weeks. It made OS show corrupted messages and rebooted the phone as well. I managed to check the data block integrity with Minitool and no sectors were damaged. I ...
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0answers
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Android developpment: hook shortcut on keyboard when phone app activity is focused [on hold]

It's a specific question and I've done a bit of Android development before, but not so deep into the system management. So I need to create an app which run in background (this part is OK) and to ...
0
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0answers
5 views

Is this what bricking sph-m840

flashed a software usin odin 3.1.0 and works bugggy for a few moments can call but then goes into a blue flashing mode unable to get out of. Have tried the reset (power+volume up) option and doesn't ...
10
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0answers
795 views

How to send a variable value to and receive it in a task?

I've a OnePlus One with rooted Cyanogen OS 12 and Tasker v4.8. I've a bash script in PC which when exiting requires a Tasker's task to be executed. I've seen the question Running a tasker task via ...
0
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0answers
9 views

Locally compiled AOSP flashed onto Nexus 5x: no camera, logcat errors [on hold]

I am attempting to install a locally compiled version of the Android Open Source Project to a Nexus 5x device. Android version: 6.0.1 Lunch setting: aosp_bullhead-userdebug Device, unlocked and in ...

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