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You may install Xposed framework and then some xposed module to customise status bar. The module Xblast tools may work. Check for the option to hide the WiFi icon. (If such exact option is not present, you may try to change its color to fully transparent.)


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The OpenDNS website has their own set of instructions to use their services on Android devices, I've provided their instructions below: Open Settings Choose Wi-Fi Long click the network you're setting DNS servers for and choose Modify Network Check Advanced Options You might need to scroll down to an option that says IP Settings, click DHCP ...


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First enable USB debugging. You could use adb and use the command root or su shell and copy the build.prop file to /storage/sdcard/0/ or /storage/exsdcard with the copy /system/build.prop /storage/sdcard/0/ command (path of your (ex)SD Card storage vary from device to device). In this file the DNS server IP is saved. Find it and change it to the OpenDNS IP. ...


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This is one silly issue in Lollipop update (CM12) for OnePlus. I'm assuming you're running Cyanogen OS 12, and I found (on Reddit) and tested this solution some time ago. Unlike Kitkat, you can't change only the DNS in Wifi settings as "Save"/"OK" is always greyed out if you do, i.e. you need to provide every single detail which includes: IP address ...


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Bufferbloat only becomes a problem when the link (i.e. your edge/gprs connection) is congested. If it's not congested, you may just have very poor cellular reception. If bufferbloat is really the reason you will be unable to do anything locally (because the problem is very probably the largish buffer size on the cellular network equipment). A few pointers: ...


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Format your phone and check.. This happens due to a virus attack by installing various malware applications by unknown sources.


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The Wifi Fixer app may be able to help. It will detect and attempt recovery when low signal or disconnection problems are detected


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'Android System' , a system application that controls tethering feature if android phones. I had provided restriction for the usage of Internet to it unexpectedly. And on enabling it for data usage, solved the problem.


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Settings→ Wi-Fi→ Advanced in Upper-right corner→ Keep Wi-Fi on during sleep→ Always. It'll work out.


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Open a terminal in your android or connect to your smartphone from pc with "adb shell" command. Then type "ip a" command, just to know how your needed interface is called. For me it is "wlan0 ". Now, type the following command # ip -6 addr add 2001::your:want:ed_s:tati:c_ad:dres/CIDR dev interface For example, # ip -6 addr add 2222::1234/64 dev ...


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Android supports VOIP built in. You could get a US # from someone like callcentric.


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I have been testing one of my app on spice stellar phones. The problem seems to be with the phones as the Mac ID keeps changing (yes, that right). It starts with a specific Mac and then suddenly the Mac ID exposed to the network changes and the phone is dropped from the network. If I Forget the wifi connection and reconnect, the same behaviour is observed at ...


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DISCLAIMER: I am not a lawyer, this information is provided AS-IS and without any claim to its accuracy or legality. If you know the SSID (name) of an access point their phones will automatically connect to (e.g. their home wifi), you can rename your own phone's hotspot to that and turn the hotspot on. If you don't turn data on they will not be able to ...


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In your Dialer / Phone app, enter *#*#4646#*#* Select Phone Information Select Turn off radio Or use an app like Cell Radio ShutOff. Note also that you can turn Wi-Fi back on during Airplane Mode (though it can definitely be annoying to have it turned off in the first place).


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This, at least for me, happens when my device connects to Wi-Fi, but with wrong parameters. I fix this by entering the Wi-Fi settings, choosing "Static IP" instead of "DHCP", and then editing the network parameters manually, like this: These settings may be different on your router, so check that if it isn't working. IP adress: 192.168.1.xx (replace xx ...


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When you get internet access from wifi hotspot.That gray WiFi icon automatically turns to blue color.


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One of the biggest battery saving things you could do is to disable WiFi only when the screen is locked such as the device being in your pocket. I'm sure there are many ways of going about this, but this is the easiest and most reliable method that I know of. With this you should be able to save a lot of battery! If you just follow the instructions I've ...


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If I understand your question correctly, then there is a very easy way of doing this yourself. Im sure there are many ways of going about this, but this is the easiest and most reliable method that I know of. You said that you wanted something that doesn't rely on the screen being off. My solution does rely on the "display" being off, however for the ...


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If I understand the question correctly... There is a setting under WiFi -> More -> Keep WiFi on during sleep click image for larger version


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I've had a Galaxy Note 3 for some time. Used to work great, but I haven't gotten a push notification from Hangouts since the Lollipop update. I removed my account, added it again, and checked all my settings. No luck. Looks like it may be a known issue with the Lollipop update, only on wi-fi. Here's what I found elsewhere on the web: ...


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Some routers require you to login on a web portal with a password. For example I have a router at home that dose the same as you explain but you can not login until you open a browser and enter the password.


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I had the same issue. I found it had to to with my Easy Battery Saver app. Messed around with the settings and it immediately connected.


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Try to forget all previous networks and then connect again to the current one. Hope this works.


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When I'm faced with this problem, I usually just edit the Wi-Fi network settings, by pressing the network name, and choosing "edit" (or "configure"). I then switch to" Static IP" instead of DHCP, and then manually input all the WiFi settings. This fixes the problem for me.


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It is not easy as u think.The one and only way to access and be close to the O.S settings is rooting your device.You can try this for sure.. http://m.download.cnet.com/Kingo-Android-Root/3000-2094_4-75996768.html


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in lollipop , '!' is shown usually when wifi is connected but unable to access internet for reasons like Sign-in into ISP webpage,etc . i suggest u to turn off wifi router power supply and turn it on after 10 seconds, this solved same problem for me


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Apps are incapable of switching moblie networks on/off as this uses up minutes. To bypass this you require a root. However I believe apps can detect if wifi is in range. So when you get near wifi you can have an app notify you. Although I don't think there is a specific app that will check if wifi is in range. I recommended requesting an app like this ...


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It might be a wrong configuration on Windows Firewall. Open your Windows Firewall in the control panel Check if the firewall is on for Work or Private networks If it is, then turn it off for this firewall Now you should be able to connect to the internet again.


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I suffer from the same issue. I have discovered the following to work for me. To prevent it occurring: Turning off WiFi Calling seems to work (It's the last item under "Settings >> Call"), if you have it available and on. I've not had to to resort to flight mode (see below) since disabling this. Countermeasure when it occurs: Putting the phone into Flight ...


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Following are some apps that claims to be a firewall, mostly using IP-tables or VPN to restrict internet access to apps: Root access not required: Mobiwol NoRoot Data Firewall LostNet NoRoot Firewall Root access required: Root Firewall MsWall Firewall Advanced Firewall DroFirewall Antivirus and Security Firewall Plus Firewall Gold Access not ...


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I had the same problem after 5.1 OTA update on a Nexus 4: wifi would no longer auto-connect to known routers. Work-around for now: installed Wifi Switcher which forces the phone to connect automatically, but only to the strongest signal, which is usually the one I want. Still waiting for a fix from Google.


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Without using extra software or rooting your phone (which I am not fully educated about, and could not advise you how to do with with root), there are not many options. I would try either of these options: You asked to share your device's WiFi connection with your computer. To share this you could do it in one of two ways: Bluetooth - You can tether the ...


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I don't wish to insult your intelligence, however would disabling your WiFi from the Notification Menu not simply stop your device from connecting to the WiFi network?


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Droidwall The app Droidwall will do this, but it requires a rooted android device. It works very well, though, giving you the option of allowing either cellular or wifi internet access to each app (or both or neither), as well as disabling the rules entirely while keeping the settings so you can easily give everything full normal access when desired, then ...


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Try the app No-Root Firewall. It allows you to control what apps have Internet access over both wifi and cell data. It works by setting up a VPN on your phone.


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Without rooting your device, you won't have much choice: you can either disable the network when the app runs in foreground, as LinX64 suggested – or "hibernate" (suspend) it when it goes to background (is not actively used), as suggested by Dalvik. Of course, you could combine the two – which should effectively prevent that app from accessing the network. ...


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You can try the Greenify app. It saves your battery as well as you data. You can suspend the app and the app only runs when you open it.


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Yes, with APK APP : Net Blocker - Google Play To block networks for specified apps: 1. Open "Net blocker" 2. Tap app that you would like to block it from accessing the Internet access 3. Check the network types that you'd like to block 4. "Net blocker" app will automatically disable the Internet connection when the blocked app is running ...


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You can use SWIFI, which detects a weak wifi signal and automatically switches you to a better network.


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Another possible solution is to change the SSID on the router. That should force location services to retry its location


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I have the same problem with a WLAN router I have bought recently. When I connect my mobile without GPS on it usually places me at the location of the former owner. I assume the router location is bound to the router's unique MAC address - not to it's IP or the SSID which both have changed now. ZdNet's article says, the location database will become updated ...


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Auto WiFi Toggle This app periodically turns on WiFi. After a while, it checks whether a WiFi connection has been made. When you do not have a WiFi connection, the phone WiFi is turned off.


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You probably dont have great service in that area.


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Or also, as rjt.rockx said, you can use the WPS recovery tools for connect to router directly. some apps can do that for find the WPS password : WPS Connect - Google Play With this feature, you can easily connect to any Router if WPS have it.(without need to entering again the password)


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This may sound trivial but if your goal is to only stop receiving notifications by restricting Internet access to Whatsapp until you use the app again, then why not consider killing the app. There are many apps available for such. Otherwise, you can go to Settings -> Apps -> Whatsapp -> Force Stop ; Or In the launcher, hold the Whatsapp icon until you ...


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This is not built-in to Android – so you'd have to revert to an App for it. When just looking for that kind of automation feature, Smart WiFi Toggler would be worth a look: Smart WiFi Toggler is an application designed to control your phone's WiFi using location based rules. Its aim is to conserve battery and minimize data charges by turning WiFi off ...


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"Best of both Worlds" Since 2012, i've been using WiFi Web Login to automate captive portal logins for this very reason (Phone would stay connected to access point even though it was not logged in, meaning no internet) I tried a few other similar apps first, but my college wifi at the time used a complicated captive portal (three fields to fill, buttons to ...


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to preserve energy, 'keep WiFi on during sleep' set to ALWAYS as WiFi connection uses less energy than 3g/4g data, and of course you are not using data from your data plan.


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Try connecting to some other WiFi source and recheck. Your office WiFI puts some restrictions like only specific MAC IDs can browse. In that case your device will get connected, however will lack in internet. Also, check if there is a proxy or firewall in ur office that blocks your phone.


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You can establish Remote control sessions on your local network directly by using IP addresses or computer names. By default this feature is deactivated because software firewalls may open an acceptance dialog when configured this way. To activate the LAN mode in TeamViewer full version and Host module: In the menu click on Extras and then on Options On ...



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