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How do I deal with Opera showing Facebook images as too small?

I've just changed phones, from Lenovo K50 to Xiaomi Redmi 7. But there's one problem that I haven't seen before – images shown are unreadable, simply caused by fact that they're too small to see ...
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How to delete contact who don't use whatsapp?

How to delete all contact who don't use Whatsapp only?
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Convert system app to a user app without root

Is there any way to make a system app a user app using adb and without root?
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Can more than one emulator be used for displaying a bluetooth connection?

If I have a program that is used for syncing two devices using Bluetooth, is it possible to use two emulators to show the connection?
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Is it possible to publish an app to playstore but not find that app in search? [on hold]

The thing is I don't want to share the app in public and also I cannot create a close beta testing as I don't have the particular users email address. The scenario I want is something like this - I ...
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Coolpad illumina

My mobile data won't connect to the server since I powered off the phone. I can still get calls and texts but can't connect to server. We've rebooted, airplanes mode on of WiFi on off mobile data on ...
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Share VCF contacts in a readable online form to other users [on hold]

I want to share my current contacts to my family in case of emergencies. Any one know how to make this possible without them importing the VCF file into their devices? I'm thinking of any available ...
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Is the US only targeting Huawei with sanctions? [on hold]

The US government seems to have managed to get their dominant tech companies(Google,Intel,Qualcomm) to stop the use of their components in Huawei products due to alleged security concerns.Why is ...
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Problem in Validation what should i do? [closed]

i am new to android and performing validation function but i'm facing the problem with code and it's not showing the error and i don't know where the problem is ? when i run the app it crashes don't ...
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I want to start this service when device reboot. If i call from activity it works fine but when i call after reboot it does not work [closed]

I want this service to be called public class LocationUpdatesService extends Service { String dateTIme; private static final String PACKAGE_NAME = "com.google.android.gms.location.sample....
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Why some massage from unknown members isn't see by me [closed]

Sorryvmy English is so bad, sometimes I have a massage from unknown member but when I want to open it, it is remove. Why?
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What was the build tool before gradle for Android development? [closed]

currently I’m learning Android programming and the build tool is gradle. My question is, what was the build tool for Android development before gradle? And what are the advantages of gradle other ...
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Is earning money from link shortener haram or halal? [closed]

Im putting download links of APK's game on youtube, apk's in which i provide paid games for free in a download link. Whenever they press the link, i earn money. As far, like 1200 pressed and ...
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can't find installed app in play store

I installed an app. I want to make a note of the author or play store link so that I can find it in future if I want it on another mobile device it doesn't show any author There's no clue in the ...
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VirtualBox is not working what to do?

I am new in Android. I have downloaded Genymotion and installed a Custom Phone Device.when I run the code it just give me the blank page.what should i do? Any help is appreciated.Thanks
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Is a RecyclerView.Adapter considered as a controller or view in the MVC architecture? [closed]

In this Android app I'm creating I use a RecyclerView.Adapter and I'm supposed to follow the MVC architecture. I am confused about where the adapter should belong. It makes sense to consider it as a ...
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How to view contact notes or other information of the contact during incoming calls

I am looking for a android application or android settings that to allow me to view the stored notes, relations or other information alongside with phone number and names of the saved contact during ...
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BT connectivity(connection / unpair) is not working properly

I am working on Toradex apalis imx6q with Android Nougat. When we try remove the paired device(bu clicking unpair), unpair was done properly. But, still music playing on bluetooth headsets. Steps:: ...
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Whatsapp not installing

I just flashed a rom and then tried installing Whatsapp on my phone via the play store. I kept on getting an error and I tried factory reseting and everything. So then I try to install the official ...
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Is it possible to change camera settings of an app on android emulator?

I am using Nox Android Emulator and i have a question about if i can change default camera settings of an app, i have uninstalled stock camera app by android terminal but this app still uses to ...
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How can I force android phone behave like a tablet, so that apps behave as if they are running on tablet?

I have three devices, two android phones and an android tablet. Below is there screen details: Phone 1: 5.96 inches, 1440 x 2560 pixels, 16:9 ratio (broader) Phone 2: 6.18 inches, 1080 x 2246 pixels, ...
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Apps missing when freeing up space

Tried to install a new app on my android phone (marshmello). But since I didnt have much memory space left Google play store asked to free up space and opened a new pop up. But in the Free Up Space ...
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Salvage app cache when unable to open app

Every time my phone reboots and sometimes even without reboot when it's working at I guess full capacity, it resets its settings and acts like I just booted the phone for the first time except from ...
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Is there any Vr capable camera app? [migrated]

Recently I bought several lasers to cut materials with the CNC, I didnt buy the goggles because each laser has a different wavelength and I prefer to be on the cheap (and surely safe given the seller ...
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Mirroring application screen using Miracast

How do I cast only an application and not whole screen when connected to miracast?
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App to send commands over telnet? [closed]

I have a home appliance which I would like to control over TCP/IP - telnet - protocol. Do I need to design and program my own app for that or is there a shorter way to success? Some "universal remote ...
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I am trying to recover a failed posting, just disappeared on Andriod

On my Galaxy Edge 6, I shared a post from Twitter to LinkedIn. The post stopped at 98% and when I checked the phone again it wasn't posted and it had just vanished. How do I recover the post?
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Why do I have two of these system apps?

I remember having the first one but I don't remember having the second app. I left my phone alone for two days only to find this. It is a spyware or a system app disguised as something? I also noticed ...
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Will google assistant allow the same account in two different phones

I want to know will google assistant allow the same account in two different phones? Will the messages or any other information will goes to secondary phone where the account is linked
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Questions about Android application GPS location control

Is it possible to use Android GPS only to be notified when the app is in the background, or when the phone is off the screen, such as a beacon, when it reaches a certain radius?
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Arc Welder app: Launch App, Test, and Download Zip buttons missing

My Arc Welder app has been broken for some time now I can't find any other questions on how to fix this so I thought I would ask myself. my arc welder is missing the "Launch App", "Download Zip", and "...
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Will apps exempted from background optimization be affected by low-battery triggered energy saving?

I disabled optimization for Whatsapp. I want to limit Whatsapp only if the battery is low. Does LineageOs 14 ignore the whitelist on low battery out of the box already? I'm wondering about this ...
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How can I sort applications by cache size?

How can I sort applications by cache size? I can sort applications by data size in Settings → Apps storage, but it doesn't take into account the cache size, which can sometimes be significant. ...
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Android automatically setting Chrome as the default browser eve though I change

I don't want Chrome to be my default browser. I set my default browser to Firefox. Then when I click a link, It opens in Chrome again. I get back to default apps settings to check and I see Chrome is ...
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App permissions say Voice Recorder can modify contents of SD card but VR won't let me record to it

Therefore, when I try to set the recording location to somewhere on the SD card, I'd expect to be allowed. And yet: I tried the bare 9016-4EF8 folder, the Android folder in it, the data folder in ...
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How to extract Facebook messenger password

I would like to ask you how can i see the stored password of FB messenger on my phone. What i already tried: Password reset did not work since the mail that was used is blocked and the phone number ...
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Google Fit often doesn't count my steps

In the past, Google Fit accurately counted my steps and tracked my cycling. Now is often doesn't count my steps and never tracks my cycling. Is it my phone or the app? I have changed phones: I had a ...
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Apps won't close on Huawei MediaPad M5

Usually on Android, there is a button to show what apps are running the background - this isn't a list of system processes (nor system apps), but user started applications (games). After we press the ...
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connecting AB shutter3 to my android phone

I tried to connect AB shutter3 to my android phone but my phone bluetooth cannot find it talk less of connecting, please how do i resolve this issue.
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Changing WhatsApp contacts picture

I have a picture linked to my friends number, saved in my phones contacts. This picture originally defaulted onto his Whatsapp account (which are linked), because he doesn't have a Whatsapp photo set. ...
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“Apps permission Management running” advice

I can reboot my tablet (KT107) to the page showing the message "Apps permission Management running" I swipe up to the next page and select the icon to open the page showing All Apps - but this page ...
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How do I bookmark a page in Google Books?

Google Books has a feature whereby you can bookmark a page by tapping any corner of any page of a book you're reading. However, I was unable to do this. Could someone please provide some help as to ...
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What can be removed from Android Tablet?

I was recently given a roverpad tesla 10.1 tablet : (https://www.imei.info/phonedatabase/16842-roverpad-tesla-101/) It is total garbage as a tablet but I would like to use as a controller for a mini ...
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Problem with app update: Play Store keep downloading to much

For a few weeks now, Play Store struggles to update 2 of my apps. It tries to download the update but overshoots (see image). It does this a few times until it puts them back on the pending list. ...
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List of all apps on the phone that are no longer available in the Play Store [duplicate]

Once an application is removed from the Play Store I will likely want to uninstall it. However, I do not know of an obvious way to figure out which applications are currently installed on my phone but ...
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Can't stream or download podcasts hosted by Audioboom

I got a Galaxy S8 a few weeks ago and I noticed that I could not download or stream episodes from the podcast Casefile. The problem persisted on seven different podcast apps so I figured it wasn't the ...
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Android System WebView

I am trying to run an app called Fully Kiosk Browser, to lock down to a single specific web page. This is on an Android TV Box, running Android 7.1.2 However, when my web page does not load in the app....
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Which apps can find Non-root apps's data? [duplicate]

Where Android apps store data? I am trying to find all the app data of a game installed on my device(2.53GB) for move it to another device(first time) because I need to change my device soon... I don'...
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Can't Install BOTIM android application in Oreo

I have Moto G5 with android Oreo OS, I am trying to install BOTIM application from play store, play store able to download it, but it gives error during installation (Can't install BOTIM app). Even I ...
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Third Party Apps cant get wifi SSID

This is the my first time asking in this SE site. I have a Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro running MIUI custom from Xiaomi.eu. The problem is that in every app (third party apps) that uses Wifi, the SSID is not ...