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Force Portrait Screen Rotation in MS Remote Desktop App

I'm using Microsoft's Remote Desktop Client v8.0.11.25133 to connect to a Windows Server 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Session Host (Terminal) Server. I want to force the RDP session to display in Portrait ...
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Automate WiFi web login - is there a FREE app for that?

Is there a free app that will automatically submit the username/password web form some free WiFi hotspots use? It's the same question as Can I automatically log in to open WiFi that requires web ...
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Why can't I update my Nexus 4 to Lollipop?

As I understand it, Android Lollipop (5.0) is now generally available over-the-air. My Nexus 4 briefly offered for an hour or two to install it. I said yes, and watched it start to download. When I ...
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0answers
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Samsung GT-I9082 recover formatted files

unfortunatly i commanded for the back up and reset option and lost all data available on internal memory i need to recover all the data as it is very important files. can any one help me in ...
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4answers
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fastboot flash bootloader = FAILED (remote: (InvalidState))

I'm trying to flash bootloader on my Nexus 7 (2012) and getting FAILED: mbp:nakasi-lrx21p alexus$ fastboot flash bootloader bootloader-grouper-4.23.img sending 'bootloader' (2100 KB)... OKAY [ ...
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Changing layout of hardware keyboard

How I can change a layout or add a new layout to physical keyboard of Xperia mini pro phone? I want for example remap ? to ''ə'' and shift ? to ''Ə'', or س to ی in Persian layout or even add new ...
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0answers
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How can I get files off my broken Galaxy S4?

The screen broke, so it's black all the time and the touch screen doesn't do anything. I'm pretty sure everything else is fine, the LED turns on when I charge it, and I think I've gotten some texts. ...
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What should I do before root?

I am going to root HTC Desire (with Android 2.2). How can I do best backup, and how can I get sure that I won't lost my whatsapp history and other files?
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How do I return to 4.4 KitKat from 5.0 Lollipop?

I asked this question somewhere else, and they told me to ask here. I mistakenly installed 5.0 Lollipop on my NVIDIA SHIELD tablet, and I hate it. Is there a way to revert back to KitKat? I've tried ...
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1answer
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Android's Chrome bookmarks won't show up in desktop's Chrome

I have a Moto G (Kitkat 4.4.2) which I've synced to my Google account. The desktop Chrome bookmarks show up just fine in my cellphone's Chrome but the bookmarks added via the phone, which are stored ...
2
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1answer
551 views

Dialer problem with Galaxy Y after rooting

I recently rooted my Samsung Galaxy Y. I also used Link2SD to move some of the apps to the SD card partition to free up some space. Since then I notice this weird behavior. When I go to Logs or ...
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Netflix-Xyboard error: “Sorry we could not reach the Netflix service. (1009)”

Rest of the error message: "Please try again later. If the problems persists(sic) please visit the Netflix website." I successfully used Netflix streaming video for over a week on my new Xyboard ...
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Get rid of “welcome to your new inbox” in gmail

The message and graphics for "welcome to your new inbox" has been in my gmail app since priority inbox showed up, and I can't get rid of it. What to do? I am on lollipop, but the problem was also ...
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1answer
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help I need to root my android due to “no memory space” but dont want to loose anything

I want to root my andriod as it keeps saying my memory is low it wont let me download anything even tho there is memory there ?? Will rooting delete pictures apps music or contacts ?? If so is there a ...
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unlock my galaxy trend s7580

My Galaxy trend plus s5780 is locked by the AVG Anti-theft program allegedly it was stolen but it is not ( I changed my sim). I tried to type password but window pops out saying "wrong password." I ...
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How to change background color using menu [on hold]

I want to change the background colors using menu(s). Since background color is changed in the activity.xml part whereas I use switch case for the various menu option in the MainActivity.java page. ...
0
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1answer
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How to intall whatsapp plus

I downloaded whatsapp plus and I installed it on my phone...when am doing the initialization... where they ask you to put ur number there...I put my number there and when the thing was loading...they ...
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1answer
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Can't move any applications to SD Card- “Couldn't Move App” error

I'm trying to move any application that I install to my SD card (Nexus S, so its technically internal storage) and regardless of what I choose, I get a "Couldn't Move App" error. I fired up logcat ...
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0answers
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Samsung Galaxy star Pro

Am not able to root my phone. Anyone please suggest me as, I have already goggled it and also searched a lot but I don't get it. I have installed Odin and recovery but I Odin is not able to detect my ...
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6answers
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Does rooting erase anything?

If I root my android phone (just so I can get access to Wifi Tethering, etc.) will that erase anything on the phone (apps, data, etc.)? Will it change anything other than the ability to run app(s) as ...
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0answers
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How can i upgrade kitkat or lolipop in LG F160 K

I have LG F160 K Korean phone. Currently i've Jelly Bean 4.1.3 installed. I want to upgrade to kitKat 4.4 or Lolipop 5.0 in my mobile. I found this link where i can find .kdz files but don't know what ...
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2answers
535 views

nexus 4, can't hear ring tone after upgrade to android 5.0

I have upgraded my Nexus 4 to Android 5.0 and now the phone bips on receiving a call but is not using the ring tone that i have chosen. it is like it was stuck in silent mode but hen i cant find the ...
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0answers
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Downloads from my mobile not appearing on computer - Samsung Galaxy

I really need your help please. I have connected my mobile (Samsung galaxy) with my HP laptop (windows 7) and clicked "Open device to view files". I click "Downloads", that is, what I have ...
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2answers
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The command 'adb root' works, but 'adb remount' results in “Operation not permitted” message

I'm trying to remount /system to copy some files to it. I tried the following with adb: adb root adb remount The first command works fine (because my phone is rooted), but the second tells me that ...
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0answers
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Flashed system partition differs subtly from system.img

When I flash my Nexus 7 2013 with a rebuilt aosp system.img using fastboot, the data in the partition (as read back by dd) is very slightly different from the system.img data used to flash it. A block ...
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0answers
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Whitelisting an application catalog/store

As the title says, does anyone know how to "whitelist" an application store ? Here are the reasons I want this : 1, Keeping the "unknown sources" flag always enable, is "dangerous". 2, Switching ...
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0answers
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How do I display message from from `adb shell` (or a shell script)?

I expect it to be something like adb shell am start SomethingArcane ... "Hello, world" and the message box pops up on screen, saying "Hello, world".
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1answer
4k views

External SD card no longer able to be read on CM11

I successfully installed CM11-M2 snapshot on my Razr Maxx (xt912, spyder). I was able to use my camera successfully on the device after install. However, now a few weeks in, I am experiencing a few ...
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1answer
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How to create a “main application” where it's event causes return to this “main app” from any other called running application? [on hold]

I would like to code a "main app" (Home Screen App) with a permanent button on UI all the time for Android 4.4. The function of this button is to terminate any called application. "Main application" ...
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1answer
9 views

How to install an app on sd card

I have some apps on my SD card and I want to install them on my phone but the Android or apk symbol does not appear on my phone...so how can I change the apps to apk so that I can install them.
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0answers
221 views

AC3 codec for MX Player

Since the latest MX Player upgrade, AC3 is not included because of some licensing issues. How can I add a codec to MX player? I did search the play store, but all codecs seem to be connected to a ...
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1answer
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I'm missing the silent, vibrate or sound toggle on lolipop's power button

The "silent, vibrate or normal sound" toggle function have changed somehow on my nexus 5 to merely an "off" function, when I hold down the power button. I'd like the old options back, but I can't find ...
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1answer
324 views

How do I get a notification when a Whatsapp friend comes online?

I want to know how I can get notifications whenever a certain contact comes online in Whatsapp? Is there any settings or hack I can do?
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1answer
6 views

CM11 - chmod and chown on internal sdcard not working

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE phone (GT-i9505) and I put CyanogenMod 11 (M12) on it. Previously I put CWM_6.0.4.7_Touch_GT-I9505.tar as Kernel to get root. Now I want to use TitaniumBackup Pro and ...
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4answers
1k views

Rooting the Samsung Galaxy LITE (SGH-T399

I have recently purchased the Galaxy LITE phone. I am having trouble rooting this device. It would be easy if I had a windows computer, but I only have a MAC, and a LINUX computer. Instructions on how ...
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2answers
2k views

Does Razr i connect to PEAP protected wi-fi networks?

I have tried to connect to a "eduroam" network (PEAP) but it did not work in my Motorola Razr i, Android 4.0.4 . Any tips?
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0answers
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lava irisx1(8gb)does not showing intenal storage (user) after coming from service center how could I retrieve it plz help me

My lava iris x1 does not showing internal storage after fetching from service centre how could I retrieve I d'n't wish to go to servicentre plz help me! Thanks in advance
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1answer
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Lock all apps but some [on hold]

I need an app (or need to create an app) to let the user start only apps I choose. It's kinda similar to the various kid-mode apps; I think it's a custom launcher to install or create. Can anyone of ...
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0answers
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Is aWallet Password Manager a secure place to keep sensitive login info?

I've been looking for a good, simple password keeper. I don't need it to automatically log in and I don't want to use a built in browser (I like Chrome). I just want something very basic but secure. ...
0
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2answers
1k views

Problem with Facebook sync - All instead of existing

I have a problem when time comes to sync my Facebook friends with existing contact. Even if I select "Sync with existing contact" in the app, all my Facebook friends are added to my local contact, ...
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0answers
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How do I send articles viewed in my web browser to my Kindle from android

In my desktop web browser I have the Amazon "Send to Kindle" add-in which produces a readable version of a web page and sends the article to my Kindle for reading later. I use this primarily for ...
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0answers
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Why is most of my RAM always being used?

I got one of those phone boosters for Android but it looks like it does not work very well because when I run a clean it stops at 88% or somewhere and immediately tells me that I have to clean again. ...
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votes
1answer
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Does HTC Desire 816 Dual sim have NFC?

I decided to buy HTC Desire 816 and in my country ( Egypt ) only the dual sim version is avaliable ! I heared that that version is not able to have NFC option :-( is that true ??
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0answers
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How can I change pointer locations setting in developer options from adb shell?

I need to be able to select and deselect "pointer locations" from the developer options menu using adb. adb shell am start -n com.android.settings/.DevelopmentSettings, but once I'm there I can't ...
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2answers
94 views

Download notification not showing after factory reset

I have an Asus Zenfone 5. Usually when I am downloading a file, my mobile will show the download in the notification pane. After performing a factory reset on the device it is not showing the ...
0
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0answers
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How can I disable notification for a specific gmail account during certain hours?

My work and personal emails are attached to my phone. I'd like to avoid getting any notifications of work emails after hours. If this can be done with Tasker, I can't figure out how. I can disable ...
0
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3answers
4k 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 ...
2
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0answers
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Why I Must Type Password Every Time To Reconnect To Home Wi-Fi Hotspot

I have recently started getting dialog popping up asking to enter password every time I connect to my home Wi-Fi hotspot: This dialog always pops up when you connect to hotspot for the first time ...
17
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1answer
5k views

When will my device get the Android 5.0 update (Lollipop)?

Android 5.0 (Lollipop) was officially announced on October 15th, 2014. You can review the high-level changes at the Android website and the announcement on the official Android blog. Of course, not ...
2
votes
2answers
830 views

can't remove persistent android widget (accuweather.com)

I am facing an annoying problem due to the widget called "accuweather.com". It pops up while I'm using applications on my phone (Samsung galaxy s2 with gingerbread 2.3.5). I can't uninstall it because ...

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