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What you are seeing here is cellular data (mobile data) only. I am not sure what you would count as a "canonical answer", but the following three screen captures have been taken from a stock android ROM with Android 5.1.1 (as you can see by the presence of the Samsung bloatware): Data Usage (default) / with hamburger-menu / data usage, WiFi tab (click ...


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You're in luck! Several years ago I was thinking about extending some aspects of WPA and wanted to test using my phone. It seemed that you need to add these as flags, so that made me dive in the Android source code, specifically wpa_supplicant. Then @schroeder posted a link to your question on a private chat room, and it instantly rang a bell. I went back ...


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I know this is an old thread, but I found the solution. Enable airplane mode, then enable wifi. It will show the internet connection is down, but wifi will still work. Then you can disable airplane mode and it will stay connected to the wifi (until you leave the coverage area, then you'll probably need to do it again when you return).


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I tried the solutions mentioned above and in the linked thread. None of them worked. What did work was disabling password protected sharing. This works on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 Go to network and sharing center Change advanced sharing settings All networks (at the bottom) Turn off password protected sharing At that point I ...


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There are many ways you can use to get rid of this issue and Here is how I could fix this issue: We will first try the easiest checklist and then go to advance options later. Reboot your phone and check if it works. Have you installed any Anti-virus apps? If yes, try uninstalling it and check if it works. Boot into Safe mode and check if it works. Clear ...


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Several services exist to send SMS via the Internet. One of the most popular (an possibly most reliable) is Google Voice.


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While the phone is connected to this Wi-Fi that needs log-in, it's keeping the Wi-Fi module busy. The phone can't scan for other Wi-Fi networks. Apps might see that there's a Wi-Fi connection and try to use it, expecting to get the Internet but actually just burning power for nothing. The phone also disconnects from mobile data while a Wi-Fi connection is ...


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I don't know if you are looking for a technical, or simple response. The explanation, is that the android (Hotspot) device, acts as a gateway, therefore all traffic is passed on there. But the content of encrypted traffic (like https) cannot be seen (directly, at least). This is different as a normal MITM, because the traffic route is not being changed. The ...


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As i didn't find any solution neither on the internet nor here, i've desided to just flash my tablet using image from google, it helped. Edit: Factory images for all nexus devices can be found at this page, it contains simple to follow instructions on how to flash your device as well as images. Take care though failure during flash can brick your device


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The following is non-root method: Create a dummy app in Android Studio. [Credit] MainActivity.java, put right after setContentView(R.layout.activity_main): WifiManager wfm = (WifiManager) getSystemService(Context.WIFI_SERVICE); try { wfm.setWifiEnabled(Boolean.parseBoolean(getIntent().getStringExtra("wifi"))); } catch (Exception e) { } ...


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Hate to break this to you but most Android phones removed auto switch feature for APs having save SSID because...wait for it...its an Apple patent...



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