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How do I update the OS from a custom build of Android 4.0.4 to something newer on the Ematic Funtab Pro? [duplicate]

I found an old Ematic funtab pro the other day, and decided that I wanted to update the OS and try to make the funtab more useful. There was no update checker that I could find for the actual OS, ...
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how to exit developer mode on android 4.0 ice cream sandwich

I have a Sony-Ericsson Xperia Arc S with android 4.0, the dev mode was activated by mistake by a non tech person. ( so now every touch/drag draws a line, and on the top it shows x,y coordinates ) I ...
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Google Play Store says “No Connection” for specific apps

Today, I tried to install Kindle on Play Store and encountered the error "No Connection..." on the app page. The connection was really established. More strangely, I could view and even install the ...
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Problem in adoroid when I created new project [closed]

Any one can help me for solving this problems When I open new project this problem appears
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Strange debugging mode

I put my Motorola XT912 (ICS) unlocked in my pocket and it started some kind of debug mode. There is bar on top which shows coordinates and every swipe is marked with a blue line. I don't know how to ...
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Replace android 4.0 by a standard Java OS

Buongiorno! Is it possible to replace Android 4.0 by a stardard Javas OS (or whatever)? Purpose : the device is old and slow, so replace android by a lighter os can be benefic...I think... Thanks!
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Changing DPI results in Lenovo ideatab A2107a-h Launcher crashing.Unable to use tablet

My lenovo ideatab A2107a-h (rooted).Tried changing the DPI of the tablet from 160 to 220 using textdroid dpi changer from Playstore. Upon on bootup,I get idea desktop(default) is not working.I can't ...
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How do change my email back to from my son's email to mine on Google payment like Google store

My son put his email into my Google purchase account and I cannot change it back to mine how do I do so
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Block internet access before firewall starts at boot

I have an old android phone with Ice Cream Sandwich and droidwall as a firewall, which makes sure that apps can't use the 3G unless I enable it for that app. Droidwall starts on boot but there is a ...
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How to close Google account on the phone

I let my friend borrow my Android phone. She never returned the phone and she is still using my account. Please, help me.
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Android 4 slows down over year without reason

I have LG-P760 with Android 4.0.4, not rooted. I have about 500MB free space on phone and for last year I haven't really install much apps and so on. Despite that, my Android started to work slower, ...
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Can I wipe EVERY records/traces wo/ factory reset on android?

I' currently using LG V20 and an anciant Samsung YP-GP1. I'm aware that IceCream Sandwitch doesn't have it's own built-in encryption unlike modern devices, and want to keep internal records/traces ...
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Can't install applications (not enough memory) but Storage shows there is free memory

I'm trying to install an application from Play Store and after downloading it (about 25 MB) I'm gettin an error "not enough memory". My phone is Sony Xeria Tipo (ST21i) 4.0.4. But in phone Settings I ...
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Will an Android phone still use data when cellular data is switched off?

I refer to the option under Settings / Data Usage. If that is turned off is there a possibility for the system to still use mobile data?
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Google account login broke on old tablet/android

I have an old Galaxy Tab 8.9 (GT-P7300) tablet with Android 4.0.4 (Samsung original firmware update, not rooted). It mostly sits in the drawer and sees very infrequent use. Today I booted it up and ...
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Backing up contacts, call log, SMS/MMS and gallery via adb?

I have an old Nexus 5 running KitKat and I need to back up its contacts, call log, SMS and gallery photos via adb - not through an app. After that I need to upgrade the phone to 7.1.1 and restore ...
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Where to get com.android.calendar for Android 4.0.3 from?

I accidentally deleted the package com.android.calendar. Now it refuses to sync my Google Calendar. Where can I get this specific package to install it back to /system using Link2SD? Model ...
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Would Energz Gofit or Intex Fitrist work without smart phone?

I am not sure if I am asking question at correct community, if yes please guide me. However, my concern is I am thinking to buy Energz Gofit or Intex Fitrist and I have Android phone with Andoid 4.0.4 ...
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How to install python on my Android GT-P7510?

My Samsung tablet 10.1 GT-P7510 is running Android 4.0.4. I have root access to the device. What is the best way to install python on my device. I have tried QPython - Python for Android however ...
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Samsung tablet hangs alot

My Samsung galaxy tablet 2 10.1 model no.P7500 is giving me a lot of hanging problems. Most of the times the touch is unresponsive and touch operates automatically and makes me lands in unwanted ...
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Google Play Service 9.2.56 drains battery within 30minutes

Google Play Service 9.2.56 drains battery within 30minutes With the new version of google play service it drains the battery of older devices instantly. It gets incredibly hot, barely touchable. ...
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whatsapp is not initializing and not connecting

I restore my mobile. and try reinstall whatsapp, it is not initializing but i am getting notifications. In a pop up, it shows unable to connect. Please help me. Whatsapp is most important to me. I ...
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Cannot unmount SD card

I'm currently using Android 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) on an old Qualcomm, ARMv7 device, with a 2GB SD card. I want to bootstrap Debian Wheezy onto the SD card, but FAT32 can't handle symlinks and ...
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Android 4.0.4 bluetooth dongle pairing

I have a problem with an Android device when it pairs with a Bluetooth dongle. This device (Honda Connect) shows up a dialog asking to put a certain pin on the bluetooth dongle to pair (0000) ... ...
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How can I securely install an older version of Chrome on a device that won't support newer versions?

I have an Android device that runs Android 4.0.2 and can't be updated any further. When I tried to install Chrome from the Play Store, I was told: Your device isn't compatible with this version. ...
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Ways to see notifications besides pull down bar

The notification status pull down bar is not working because the very upper part of the screen seems damaged (verified running diagnostics that pixels there are not active). 1) Can I see the ...
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Is it unnecessary to unmount twice?

My Android 4.0.4 tablet (Onyx Boox i86) mounts the internal and external SD cards as real read/write drives (not MTP) on my computer. In order to do this it goes into "USB mode" where the tablet's OS ...
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Samsung gt7562 usb not working

Since today morning i am trying to connect my phone to my pc,my phone is getting charge,but not able to connect in my computer. i tried code *#7284# and i get options [1]USB[*] [2]UART[] if i ...
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unable to launch Google calendar ics file attachment

I received an gmail from my sons baseball coach with a Google calendar ics attachment file for the seasons schedule. When I click on the attachment in the email while on my Alcatel onetouch FierceXL ...
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Update software will also update the OS

I have Samsung Galaxy S-Duos with Android Version 4.0.4. I always get Software Update Popup. If I will confirm the update then it will update the Android Version Also or just update all the system ...
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Android copy file to /system/bin/sh, now devices can not booted

to day I add one daemon file to android devices, I use command: ./adb push XXXXX /system/bin/sh I say done, but when i restart the device, now it can not boot, no logo appear, just black screen, ...
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No Text to Speech Settings in ICS

I have a Xolo A500 phone running a custom ICS 4.0.4 ROM. I have installed some TTS apps like Google TTS and SVOX but I am unable to select either of them. There are no TTS settings inside Settings. ...
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creating a cron job in android

I want to write a bash script (similar to Linux) to run a cron job every 10 hour. The task is fairly simple, e.g. deleting files from cache folder. According to this topic, I installed busybox and ...
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shell command segmentation fault (ICS)

On Cyanogenmod 11 (Kit Kat) I was running this ffmpeg binary from the command line and it worked great. I needed to downgrade to Cyanogenmod 9 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and now I get a segmentation fault ...
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Chrome Browser is not supported on this device (Samsung GT-P7500)

I have a tablet Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 (P7500) with stock firmware P7500XWLPG (Android 4.0.4). I want to install Chrome Browser on it. But when I find it in Google Play I see message "This app is ...
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Google play services doesn't get installed

I just wanted to upload a video on YouTube but after updating the app to the latest version , it says that it needs Google Play Services to run. I tapped different places of the screen because it ...
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HTC. infinite reboot. How to turn off bluetooth from adb?

I have rooted HTC Evo 3d with android 4.0.1 Today i turn on bluetooth and my phone went to infinite reboot. Nothing helps! I think there is only one way to turn off bluetooth - ADB. I tried use this ...
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options for solving one way audio issue during voip call?

Buying a new phone may be one solution, but that would be a shame. :-) Huawei G500 Pro (U8836D) ICS 4.0.4 From the outset, voip/sip calls using any application would have the problem of what would ...
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[re]mount the internal sdcard on the Huawei U8836D (G500 Pro) please?

Good day re: Huawei U8836D (G500 Pro) ICS It is an old phone now I realise, however until I [ignorantly] ruined it yesterday mine was going strong. As I understand, it has ~1GB of RAM and a ~4GB ...
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Device stuck in a “bootloop”. Resolved after re-inserting battery

A Customer of mine has a Casio V-T500 Tablet on which he runs our app. For a few days it started to be stuck in a bootloop which could be broken by removing the battery, wait a few seconds, and then ...
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How to root Acer Iconia A100?

I am having trouble trying to root my Acer Iconia A100 with Android 4.0.3. I have tried several rooting methods and they always fail. I have the USB debugging enabled, and all the adblock or ...
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Configure screen on/off: charging/time of day

I want to configure my tablets such that if the device is plugged into a charger and it is between, say, 7 am and 10pm, then the screen doesn't turn off, otherwise, it will. Is this possible? Edit --...
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Compass feature in all Android phones? [closed]

Is there a compass sensor or a software emulating a compass in each Android smartphone? Or maybe is there a solution for it problem starting from Android 4.0 ICS?
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How to Plug and Play a USB Barcode-Printer in android devices

We are trying to print Barcode using USB Barcode Printer from an android device. The available printer model is GODEX EZ520, we used printer-share app from Playstore and it detected the printer-...
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Stuck in bootloop

hie there. I'm new with this so please bear with me I'm not used with the terminology I have a SA Swag Tab 103 it was freezing most of the time so l did a normal rest(setting-restore) during the boot ...
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4 apps get installed after every reboot, how to remove them

I am using Micromax canvas turbo with Android 4.0 ICS. I once tried to root my phone, but didn't find any good use so reverted it. Now I have 4 apps: Hola Luancher One touch white One touch Black ...
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what does it exactly mean to move data in phone storage and internal storage

I am using a Micromax canvas turbo it has 16 GB internal memory so when I install an app , i get the option to move the app to internal memory card , and then ican move it back to phon storage so ...
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Whatsapp folder in /data/ parition gone

I was reflashing CM10.2 on my GT-i9300. (Also did a backup with CWM 6 but the data partition was not backuped, which I did not noticed..) I booted the new Rom and installed Titanium Backup to recover ...
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How to remove monkey test and time service? [duplicate]

I am using a Micromax Canvas A116. It's not a rooted phone. I've done a factory-reset, but still malware app existing. How to remove monkey test, time service in mobile phone? And everytime phone gets ...
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How to locate Android mount points?

It all started with an intent to install Link2SD to my in-car Android audio system. Repartitioned SD card into FAT32 + Ext2, but something went wrong ("Mount script cannot created" by Link2SD, etc.). ...