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Edit PDF from Google Drive

I'm trying to use Google Drive to manage my PDF files. I want to edit them in my Android, possibly using Adobe Acrobat, and I need that as soon as the PDF editor saves the file Google Drive sync the ...
1
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1answer
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Linux Deploy - Fail to make disk image

I am trying to use Linux Deploy on my rooted Galaxy S4 with stock Android 4.4 rom. But when I press install: Updating configuration file ... done >>> begin install Checking mount points ... ...
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1answer
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Does switching my phone from 3G to LTE only matter if I use mobile data?

I have a Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro with Android 5.1.1 and MIUI 7.3.2.0. In my settings I have the option to choose a network type. The options are "2G", "Prefer 3G", and "Prefer LTE". I only use WiFi to ...
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0answers
4 views

store videos on the separate card with photos?

How can I store videos on the separate card used for photos? The screen on my Samsung phone quit and won't allow any functionality. My photos are intact on the separate care, but my videos are not.
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2answers
806 views

Will deleted apps be restored when I reset factory data?

I need to reset my phone to get it back to what it was like when I first bought it. If I reset it to factory settings, will the apps I've deleted be restored as well? If not how do I find and restore ...
0
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1answer
336 views

Google Keyboard Tab Key

Any way to get a tab character out of a Google Keyboard on Android? Checking through the various character sets etc. find nothing. Searching the Internet finds nothing relevant. The goal is to ...
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0answers
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mount marshmallow encrypted external sdcard

how can i mount sdcard in linux ? I already tried this commands . pulled key from data partiton. sudo cryptsetup luksOpen --cipher aes-cbc-essiv:sha256 /dev/sdb2 sdb2 --key-file 1.key "Device ...
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2answers
3k views

Renaming a downloaded pdf file

I am using a Nexus 9, (Android lollipop) and I can't figure out how to rename these files. Is there any way to do it without any third party application? If there isn't, please suggest the best ...
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0answers
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asm/io.h error when building XOSP-mm (fork of CM13.0)

I've tried building XOSP from source for the Galaxy Star Pro GT-S7262. I've applied all of the patches, everything else seems to build fine. I've tried replacing asm with sys so it says #include and ...
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1answer
3k views

How to root Samsung Galaxy S5 for AT&T with Lollipop

I have Samsung Galaxy S5 for AT&T with Android 5.0 Lollipop upgraded. Is there any way to root this phone? PS. How do I root my Android device? This question is different. I heard that rooting ...
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0answers
19 views

configure Wifi network with script/website/profile or similar

Is there any way to configure a Wifi network connection on android via an automated method like Apples network profiles or some kind of web installation or a script? I am working at an university ...
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2answers
3k views

How does the “Format as internal storage” feature work in Android 6.0+?

How does the "Format as internal storage" feature work in Android 6.0+? See screenshot below: Screenshot (click to enlarge) Why is it the case that "this USB drive will only work in this device"? ...
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1answer
255 views

Galaxy S7 Edge (6.0.1) Calendar Sync Issue

I am having a calendar sync issue on my S7 Edge. Calendar will not sync for the last week and I have tried everything (deleting account, re-adding account, changing default accounts, turning sync off ...
4
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1answer
46 views

Remove ransomware-like malware

I downloaded android-6-marshmallow.apk from ttp://marshmallow-google.com (Warning, ransomware fake malware! Do not install!) It was a fake application and I couldn't delete that because of the screen ...
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1answer
19 views

Why file managers badly recognizes SD cards

If I am understanding well...file managers mostly title some part of file system as "SD card" despite the fact that it is not SD card, or even sometimes when the phone doesn't have a slot for SD card ...
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0answers
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My phone does not work properly [on hold]

After the last OTA system update my phone freezes up and screen is seeking all the time! I hate it! It worked perfect before the system update. I really really really want to uninstall the last system ...
0
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1answer
52 views

Reinstall AVD on Ubuntu 16.04

Emulator was not installed upon installing Android Studio. Here is the error when I call tools/android/avdmanager: sh: 1: glxinfo: not found sh: 1: glxinfo: not found libGL error: unable to load ...
4
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1answer
3k views

How to disable the Denial Log Reporting Service on SGS4?

On my Samsung Galaxy S4 I've accidentally accepted a privacy policy for the "Samsung Denial Log Reporting Service" in a popped notification. I've found in Google that it "Captures SE for Android ...
0
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1answer
18 views

Terminated app install corrupted SD card data

I was downloading an app for my LG-90 and it was taking forever. It had been minutes, so i restarted my phone. The phone would not restart; I'd see the T-Mobile logo and LG logo but it would not get ...
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0answers
16 views

Discrepancy between Android and Linux modification times [on hold]

I wirelessly synchronize files between my Linux laptop (running Samba) and my android device using an Android app. However there seems to be a discrepancy between the timestamps on the two systems ...
1
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0answers
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Android app size showing different on play store app than from play store website

I have my app on play store. When I check the listing from the desktop my app size is shown as 8 MB, while if I check the same on the device's play store app, it is shown as 6.75 MB. I checked this on ...
3
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1answer
111 views

How to split adopted storage?

I don't want all my storage as adopted storage, so I was wondering how I can split it into 1 part adopted storage and 1 part normal storage.
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0answers
10 views

Automatically switch to Chromecast audio

I have a group of Chromecast audio devices setup in my house. Is there a way for my phone to automatically start casting when I connect to the same WiFi network? Ideally I want to be able to listen ...
13
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6answers
17k views

“Cannot download, not enough space” when “Phone Storage” clearly lists enough space

I just installed Android 2.1 on my Pandigital Novel. Anytime I try to download an app (via WiFi), I get this error: Unable to download. Not enough space on phone. However, the phone lists the free ...
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0answers
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No WiFi networks available, can't open file Issues

New to StackExchange but not to Android. I've been learning and dabbling since ICS on my Galaxy Nexus. I've got a Nexus 5 that I was just about to post for sale. It was my wife's phone and never ...
0
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1answer
12 views

Mass transfer apps to adoptive storage

So now we have excellent adoptive storage that lets us use the sdcard like it should have always worked. So far so good. However upgrading from Lollipop via titanium backup hits a snag - TB will ...
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0answers
7 views

Validate paypal transaction id passed by Android in magento site [on hold]

we are doing andriod app for our magento site. in magento site we integrated paypal successfully. in app, customer enter paypal email id & password , than using paypal sdk we are getting ...
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1answer
4k views

Sony Xperia Z1 won't start up again!

As you may know, you have to backup the TA-partition before you put a custom ROM on the Sony Xperia Z1. I've backupped the partition with this .bat file: ...
4
votes
2answers
156 views

Is there a way to download and store Google Maps permanently?

Google Maps are arguably the most accurate online maps in the world, but the problem is that the app itself has many limitations when it comes to offline use like not allowing downloads of maps bigger ...
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1answer
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0answers
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Should idle Android app take ~ 0% CPU? [on hold]

I have an Android app which has two basic screens - A long list of images (fetched from internet asynchronously). A scene with high poly 3D model being rendered using OpenGL ES, having rotation ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

Where is the mic on the Galaxy S6 Headphones?

Recently, I was required to record a video for a school project that needed voice. The class had no microphones, so I thought that I might be able to use my Galaxy S6 headphones in-line mic. I plugged ...
5
votes
5answers
3k views

Remove word from autocorrect - Six Android versions and three phones later

Okay, so I've seen this question asked before, but literally none of the solutions has ever worked for me, and I've now gone through three phones and six iterations of Android, multiply versions of ...
1
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0answers
10 views

How do i Disconnect a VPN?

this is weird, i am using VPN Dragon and Hotspot Shield VPN, it asks me to trust the vpn, i check the box and connect it, it works fine, however, there is a bug which keeps bothering me, sometimes the ...
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votes
1answer
19 views

Auto refreshing the signal

When we go to the area where signal is not reachable, we experience "Emergency calls only" or "No service". But after coming-out from that area we sometime found phone is not receiving signal and ...
0
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0answers
12 views

How to reset the custom flash counter to 0

I have an samsung Galaxy s6 edge and i want to install knox on my phone. My problem is that the flash counter is 1, because i have root my phone before. My question is: Is there any way i can ...
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1answer
11 views

Is force stopping an app equivalent to uninstalling it, as far as increasing the performance of a phone is concerned?

Suppose I force stop an app and it stays that way for long. Will this boost the performance of my phone in the same way as uninstalling the app would?
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1answer
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Problem installing Facebook and other apps

How can I download apps to my Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 after I reset to its factory settings? A message keeps on popping: error while retrieving information from server. What should I do, or what is ...
0
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0answers
14 views

Question about nandroid backus

I am using twrp 3.0.2 for backup and restore on my galaxy s4 i9506 and i dont understand some things. I wanted to be able to switch between 5.0.1 and 4.3 by having backups of both versions. So i ...
0
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0answers
14 views

dropbox and google drive slow sync with android?

If i upload files to dropbox or google drive, I must wait for hour until they become available in my android phone so that I can use them in my phone. Is it just me doing something wrong or why is the ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Any way to Stream Youtube Sound off of Nexus 7 to Yamaha Amp over Airplay?

I have the following 3 devices: a Nexus 7 an iPhone 4s a Yamaha RX-473, which supports airplay All are hooked up over my wifi. I've setup Airplay with the amp and the iPhone, allowing me to watch ...
2
votes
1answer
11 views

Downgrade Android N beta to M

I opted into the N beta and installed it via OTA. Now I want to downgrade back to M and opted out of the beta. The page says that the downgrade should automatically come via OTA, but my device (Nexus ...
0
votes
0answers
93 views

How can I root my ZTE Android phone

How can I root my ZTE Android phone? There doesn't seem to be any applications that can successfully do that. Do you know of any way to root a ZTE phone? My model number is Z812.
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0answers
27 views

Market not working in My Android phone

I have a Samsung Galaxy Ace with Android Version 2.3.6, whenever I try to open Market to install some apps on my device,an error message pops up saying that "The Application(process ...
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0answers
8 views

Android for work with KNOX 0x1

I have a device supported by Android for Work (Samsung Note 4, Android 6.0.1) but the security policy will not install saying "there is a custom OS installed". Device security status is "Official", ...
60
votes
13answers
69k views

How can I download an APK file from the Play Store?

I can't download apps from the Play Store on my Android device (maybe due to a network issue), so I'm wondering how could I download the APK file of an app on my PC from http://play.google.com/store?
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1answer
1k views

Root Samsung Galaxy Core i8262 manually

I tried almost every readymade app like Framaroot, Root Genius, etc. to root my Samsung Galaxy Core i8262 , but I didn't succeed. I want to root it manually but did not have Linux laptop. I have a ...
2
votes
1answer
836 views

Outlook.com app cannot be used with data/3G

I have been using the the Hotmail app to check my emails. Recently I downloaded the Outlook.com app since it is advertised for better performance and I preferred it's layout over the Hotmail app. It ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

How do I get sound out of galaxy 4 to come through Aux port in my car?

I have a Toyota Sienna. I am trying to get an audio book located on my Galaxy S4 to play through the Car's sound system. I attach the cable to the Aux port in my car and turn on my Galaxy 4 audio ...
0
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1answer
18 views

Automatic WiFi disconnect

I am running Android 5.1.1 on my Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime 4g. My institute WiFi network that I connect to requires a login everytime to use the internet. However, my phone first connects to the ...

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