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Wifi network listing freezes on Nexus 4 after Lollipop update

I have a Nexus 4, and finally decided yesterday to update to Android 5.0, after being fearful of bug reports. And wouldn't you know it, I've found a nasty bug. Nearly every time I try to display the ...
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Unlock 2013 Moto X

I currently have a 2013 Moto X that I purchased from republic wireless which uses Sprint's network (USA). I would like to leave this prepaid service to join Verizon. I took my phone to Verizon today ...
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Problem with variable

I try to log row information and i get this massage: "com.example.volley.Movie@2bed3858" My code is folowing: public void onListItemClick(ListView listView, View view, int position, long id) ...
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Upgrade version Of Custom Recovery

I have CWM already installed on my Android device. To upgrade my CWM version, do I simply boot into fastboot and cd the new .iso over to my device? Is it realy that simple?
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New Help Programming a real life watch dogs app

I am programming an app for android inspired by the game Watch_Dogs and basic I have a set of buttons on the display and some sockets that can be controlled via my server. basic what I want is for my ...
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Samsung galaxy tab 3 7.0 t210

I have a tablet galaxy tab 3 7.0 and i tried to root it , but i failed to root it and then I turned it off . Now it has stuck , it wont turn on . It just says : Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 and nothing else . ...
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Is it possible to disable the access in the lock screen to the dialer and the camera?

I've updated my rooted, Nexus 5 with an OTA update to Android 5.0 Lollipop and since then I have noticed something that quite bugs me. After the update has been added to the phone lock screen access ...
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How can I get rid of iWnn IME keyboard?

I've updated my rooted, Nexus 5 with an OTA update to Android 5.0 Lollipop and since then I have noticed something that quite bugs me. After the update has been added to the phone a new keyboard ...
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hangouts not syncing from PC to Nexus 6

I have the hangouts extension installed in chrome on windows 7 and windows 8 PCs and a stock Nexus 6 which has hangouts installed as a system app. When I send and receive messages on my PCs my phone ...
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problem in api level [on hold]

i write an app for android i tested it with the emulator api lvl 14 it worked just fine and tested in sony ericson arcs Lt18i worked normal but when i tested it through 4 dfrnt mobiles ( note 3 , s3 ...
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Wi-Fi cannot turn on! Accidentally deleted /etc/wifi folder

i was trying to enable ad hoc network connection on android and overwriting below folders /etc/wifi /etc/dhcpcd and now my wifi could not turn on. The phone is ADINNO R8, a custom build phone.I ...
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What's the difference between a factory image and a ROM?

Why are ROMs flashable through recovery while factory images require fastboot?
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“Removed User” Draining Battery Nexus 5, 5.0

The other night I noticed my Nexus 5 had changed the wallpaper and that all my settings and desktop items were different. I had no idea what was going on, so I went into settings and discovered I was ...
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FTM on ZTE Android from sprint

I wanted to do a factory reset, I followed youtube vid about how to do it and I NEED to reset my phone, it was suppose to show a hidden menu but instead it showed FTM. How can I actually activate the ...
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App to OCR pre-existing PDFs?

I am in grad school and have a samsung galaxy tablet that I primarily use for reading and annotating PDFs. Many of these docs are scanned book chapters and have not been run through OCR before I ...
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how to reinstall with future updates in play store

Am rooted my mobile xoloq600s. And unfortunately uninstall the play store.in my mobile always showing ((Google exchange service is stopped)) And am install the play store with my frnds backup file it ...
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Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900F / klte) Date/Time Issue

I've recently upgraded from a Samsung Galaxy S3 (i9300) to a Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900F / klte). The device seemed to be working as desired so I decided to go ahead, root, and install a custom ROM ...
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Please help me change the country for google Playstore [duplicate]

My son has a Galaxy mini s3, uses PlayStore. I have tried to change his country from Israel (where we were when he originally opened the playstore account) to America (our permanent address), but I ...
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How to switch vibro/sound ring during music playing?

In Android Kit Kat I can switch between vibration and sound ring with long press of power button. But in Lollipop is not possible (only "shutdown" exists in the menu). If no music playing I still can ...
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1answer
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Data recovery on boot-looped Samsung Galaxy S II GT-i9100

I have a boot-looped Samsung Galaxy S II GT-i9100, running the Android 2.3 Gingerbread it came with, unrooted and unmodified (although Optus-branded). The phone's battery depleted while the phone was ...
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Jave reflection cannot find the class using Class.forName().newInstance [on hold]

I define a class in my package (ex:com.android.mypackage.myclass). I encountered a wired problem. If I hard code the class name, I can instantiate the class. But if the class name is got from ...
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Account Sync - where is the master database?

I have trouble updating my contacts, I have more than 3 devices and If I correct a contact info on one device its saved initially but reverted back to old info once synced. Assuming web based google ...
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Is there a timer app that can use the camera flashlight instead of a sound when the time is up? [on hold]

Thanks for your answers! I have googled a little and did not find much. If anyone knows such an app please let me know!
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Unknown service DeviceConnectionServiceBroker

I've found a DeviceConnectionServiceBroker among the google services. I can't find what does this do and a google search didn't help, which seems strange to me. What is this service for? I have ...
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0answers
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Proximity Sensor: Does its 24x7 use rapidly decrease its life?

I'm using the AutoScreenOnOff app, so that my phone is turned on the moment I flip open its cover and is turned off when I close the cover. After having used it quite satisfactorily for a couple of ...
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LG G2 How to get out of ADB window

I am stuck in a difficult situation. While trying to root G2 (D802) I used Ioroot. It says to enter into adb sideload whicj I does. But after it nothing happens. Please help me. How can I restart G2. ...
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Fooling a tablet into thinking it's a phone so that Amazon Prime streaming will work

This relates to question: Using Amazon Instant Video from Amazon Prime on Non-Kindle device However things have moved on since then. Amazon have now released a version of their Amazon app for use on ...
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How to unroot your Samsung Note 3 SM-N9005

When i tried to update the OS for my device, i got the message that your device has been modified, therefore it can not be updated. This might be due to the fact that my device is rooted. How to ...
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App to manage Thunderbirds Lightning Add-on calendar, address book, tasks and notes without Google

I am not interested in the process of syncing my devices, but an application that is able to manage my calendar, address book, tasks and notes that are managed by Thunderbirds/Icedoves Lightning ...
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No OS installed need to install on huawei Ascend y300

Help! I am a computer recker :) cos i noobish or i dont think! anyway rooted + unlocked boot loader Huawei ascend y300. Came with and was using android 4.1.1 until had to restore. Got rid of OS and ...
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apps download error

Whenever I try to download apps I receive error "error while Dowunloading-application name" there is insufficient space on the device. Please help me to overcome this and I have sufficient space on ...
0
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1answer
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Flashing .tar factory image with CWM

In the hopes of getting Android 5.0 onto my Nexus 10, I visited Google's factory image download page for the latest image. I noticed however that the file I downloaded was a tar and not a zip. Will ...
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Is it possible to boot Amazon Fire Phone with a vanilla build of Android Lollipop

I was wondering if it would be possible to run a vanilla Android Lollipop build on Amazon Fire phone. Google won't support it by default, but is there a patched version of the Lollipop ROM that could ...
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Does OnePlus One have a separate APN for tethering hardcoded?

It's a somewhat known fact that some newer phones with newer Android versions, starting with Android 4.4 "KitKat" and Nexus 5, have a separate tethering APN hardcoded into its firmware, and may ...
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Screen keeps turning on

I have a new Nexus 6 which immediately updated to Lollipop. When in standby mode the screen turns on randomly and displays the clock. This has been going on since I got it 24 hours ago. Any thoughts ...
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How to shut down (and start up) Moto X without lock button?

I have a Moto X and my lock button on the side has broken. Is there any way to shut down the phone even though the button is broken? Will this allow me to start it back up too?
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Is it possible to set up a device emulator that will be completely indistinguishable from a real device?

I need to run an app on my x86_64 computer, but the app developer won't allow it to execute because it has some kind of check for whether it's being run on an emulator. Now, my thinking is that given ...
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My Nexus4 is stuck on the start up screen after lollypop update

I did updated my nexus 4 to lollipop day before yesterday. It said is it installed and requires a reboot.. I did the reboot and now the screen is stuck at the bouncing balls of Google start up. What ...
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What is meant by end of stream reached in inputstream.read()? [on hold]

my android smartphone is tcpclient and chipkit wf32 wifi module is my tcp server. int bytesRead; InputStream inputStream = socket.getInputStream(); while ((bytesRead = inputStream.read(buffer)) != ...
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Android development with headfirst [on hold]

I've been coding android apps for awhile now; I'm doing the examples on headfirst android development. I've stumbled upon chapter 3, making NasaRss feeds, I can't figure out exactly what the book is ...
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Error in Installation -24 [duplicate]

Im trying to reinstall some apps after ive factory reset my phone but when it wont complete the process cos this messages pops up saying Unknown error in installation '-24'. What does that even mean? ...
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1answer
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Accessing internal storage on Moto G, locked phone, broken screen

my girlfriend dropped her Moto G and now the screen is completely black, the phone is secured with a lock pattern. It's very important for us to recover the pictures, because unfortunately they ...
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0answers
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Cannot open Android 4.1 on PC as in mass storage mode [duplicate]

I cannot open my phone in Mass Storage Mode. I've tried using the MTP and PTP which were on the list on USB settings and I've tried using Eclipse in ADB (which only copies one file at the time). With ...
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LG d500 F6 Cannot reflash stock ROM and restore backup

I have an LG D500 Optimus F6 that was sold to me new by T-Mobile. I rooted it successfully with KingoRoot. I created a custom recovery with the recovery.apk file on my external SD card. I rebooted and ...
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How can I copy playlists generated with builtin MP3-player (from Samsung s3 mini to Windows)?

I like to backup playlists (and possibly edit them on the PC) I've created via the Samsung s3 mini's MP3-player, since I have trouble with the way the smartphone deals with them: Whenever I remove ...
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How can I force-set language for voice type

I have Motorola Razr XT925 running KitKat (4.4.2). I have set 3 input languages in my language settings. When I am using Voice typing, there is a comboBox with a language, which shows 'Default: ...
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system app not working

I have a widget to turn data connection on and off. Since I upgraded my Nexus 4 to Lollipop, I get the message "widgetsoid needs to be installed as a system app" So I rooted the phone, moved the apk ...
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How To Create A New Gmail Contact Or A Yahoo Mail Contact From Android Device

I would like to create a new Gmail contact or Yahoo mail contact from my Android device. It's a Samsung Galaxy S4 running Android 4.4.2. I've tried looking in the Yahoo mail app, the Gmail app, and ...
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Updating from version 4.4 to version 5 let me to a dead phone

I have a Nexus 5 celullar. I was asked by the system to update some features. In fact it was to update to a new version: Android 5. I accept the request and give the celullar do its work. At the last ...
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1answer
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Is there any way to put a password to avoid someone from hard resetting my phone?

I have a Moto G, and I am very careful in protecting my data. I currently use CM Security App from the Google Play Store and it's very helpful in taking a photo to a person who tried unlocking my ...

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