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Sorry for the post on an old message, but this seems to be one of the higher ranking Google results for this and I still haven't found much of an answer elsewhere. Good news and bad news: good news, Izzy's right; bad news, it probably won't help much. I found my open tab info under /data/data/com.android.chrome/app_tabs/0. But they don't seem to be stored ...


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You need to install a "Root Firewall" in your mobile by which you can control the Internet connectivity of all apps (including system apps). They also offer to block only Data connection and not wifi connection for a specific app. The app I'm using is "AFWall+" (free). Note: This type of apps only works on Rooted android phones. Here is the greate ...


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Go to your gallery select which picture you want to use. Then press set as and it will bring up the choice to set as wallpaper or set as lock screen. Crop the picture and you're done.


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There was an app released a long time ago that might be able to do this for you called Spare Parts Plus


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There is an android app named as Profilo which provides a lot of features to silent your phone quickly. This app has four features location based, voice based, time based and a shake functionality. The quickest way is that shake your mobile once and it will be silent. Shaking again will unmute it. You can schedule your phone as well. You can save a location. ...


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If you didn't have the requirement of being able to access the settings (the settings app is part of the launcher in some ROMs), this would probably be easier. In that case, you could simply build a custom ROM that boots straight to calculator. The main disadvantage would be the absence of even a battery indicator.


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There is screen pinning in lollipop which you can access from the recent apps screen. This will keep the pinned app open. The home button will be disabled, no notifications will show, and the lock screen is bypassed. If you need to unpin the app, you hold the back and recent apps buttons for about a second. You did mention this is an old android phone, ...


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The best and sureshot way to stop mobile data is to delete the APN's (Access point names). Long press on mobile data icon on your Android. This opens up Mobile Netwoks settings screen. Check which APN's are there. You can not delete them right away. Just enter anything junk in all the fields. In MNC, put 000. Also put 00 in everywhere else where it needs ...


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I had this problem recently and solved it by removing old saved networks in the WiFi settings. I found that there were a huge number of networks with names that were strings of letters and numbers. To remove saved networks open 'Settings' and choose 'Wi-Fi' (and wait for it to load). From the 3-dot menu choose 'Saved networks'. You should see a list of ...


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for those you got newer GMS, it seems the name of activity changed, try adb shell am start -n cotupwizard/.SetupWizardTestActivity instead.


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Check if you have added VPN connections. Usually VPN connection requires minimum Pattern/PIN/Password active, and while you have VPN connection created you can't disable it. To check does you have it, and to delete it go to Settings -> More under Wireless & Networks-> VPN. Keep in mind, this can be different on other Android version, you can search ...


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You may have to live with lollypop for awhile. I think next version of android M will fully support ext. sdcard. This newbie would try if your device supports usb otg flash dygrive for temp solution. My 2 cent opinion. Good luck


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Uninstall Battery Doctor I figured out why this is happening. It's the Battery Doctor which turns off my Wifi and put my phone in priority mode. I tested 3-4 times, when I enable (start) Battery Doctor, the issue was reproduced and when I forcefully stopped it, phone works properly.


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I don't know about this but I can provide alternative solution for stay awake... Stay Awake - Play Store Try this... And if not working you may find other similar apps on store... :-)


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It seems that LG removed the entry to the setting on LG G3. Whether it's accidental or not, it's unclear. There are many reports stating the same issue: on LG G3 Sub-Reddit I have an app that asks me to go to "Apps with Usage Access". The app instructions tell me to go here: "Settings >> General >> Security >> Apps that access Usage Data". I am not ...


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While this isnt for your device. It might work out for ya. Take a look at this post on XDA. It talks about remapping keys on the Droid 4, which also has a physical keyboard. http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1517260


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Make sure there's nothing in the audio jack that could be disrupting the connection. Use a can of pressurized air to blow anything out that might be stuck inside. That's always my first action when the audio jack doesn't work well. Also, make sure twisting the headphones jack or pushing it sideways a little doesn't cause the sound to play properly. If ...



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