Questions tagged [applications]

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Compatible issue between phone and application [closed]

Tried downloading DUO SECURITY and message says " device not compatible with this version
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Android for PC not streaming Videos in apps

I have installed Android for PC from android-x86.org . It is working fine, but videos are not being streamed. The youtube is working fine when opened in chrome but no app is streaming the videos. ...
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How can I get the IP address and port of an emulator detected by `adb` server using `adb`?

How can I get the IP address and port of an emulator detected by adb server using adb? adb has detected my Android emulator, emulator-5554, and I can get its IP address and port using lsof, since ...
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What API to use in ReyclerView and dependecies above 27? [closed]

Why can't we use platform styles on API 26+? I'm building using 27... and I get this over and over after I try to add depedencies... (C:\Users\brfor.gradle\caches\transforms-2\files-2.1\...
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App to lock other apps & system settings [closed]

I'm looking for an app that locks any other apps that I select (by locking I mean prevents changing anything settings of those apps, or even opening them), including system settings (so that, e.g., ...
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How Android app runs on Android mobile? [closed]

Since Android code is written in Java, they are also compiled first and then executed, but the JVM for which the bytecodes are generated is different than standard JVM ,I want to know how it works on ...
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App to flipx (horizontally) the screen in live( not picture) [closed]

Is there an application for Android, which can mirror live (horizontally). for example "p" becomes "q". the image on the screen is completely flipped horizontally. I make the difference between ...
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What is an ArrayList<HashMap>? [closed]

I need to create a set objects and store them in an ArrayList and get them from a string resource. I'm confused on what exactly a ArrayList is. I read the documentation on what an ArrayList is and ...
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How to root a Samsung S5 (2016) from linux

What would be the steps to follow in order to root a Samsung S5 (2016), SM-A519 from linux command line exclusively?
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I have found an unusual icon on my partners android [closed]

I have found an unusual icon on my partner’s android enter image description here
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Does android support or has some kind of package manager like apt, pacman or snap?

Is there any way go get repos of all compilers, languages like R, ruby, python etc on an android device like on linux or other unix based system, since android is based on linux itself.
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Why do Amazon links open the Amazon app even though the app is disabled?

Someone sent me some Amazon links on Messenger and the links open the Amazon app. I couldn't uninstall the app as it seems the app comes with Android! So I disabled the app and the links still open ...
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Android App Permission Camera always >= 1?

Somehow, even after going through all the apps under `app permissions' and revoking microphone and camera access I get as a summary that 1 of X apps use the camera and 1 of Y apps use the microphone. ...
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What app does this notification icon belong to? On an android device [duplicate]

Can anyone tell me what this notification symbol is and what app it is a apart of? I cannot see it clearly and am hoping to find out what it is.
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How to limit data access in phone state permission

One Android app is asking for READ_PHONE_STATE to verify that the mobile number entered for registration actually exists on the same phone. I don't have a problem with this however I am using a dual ...
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How to find apps more efficiently in Android 9

I'm running Android 9 on a Samsung Galaxy S8 edge. Ever since I upgraded phones, searching for apps has been...well, not really a thing I'm able to figure out. After swiping up to the "All Apps" ...
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Can I change app-specific sound files?

Specifically, I'm using Zello and want to change the notification sounds to make them work better with my bluetooth headset, but potential answers probably will be applicable in many cases. Using ...
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Update external installed app from Play Store

Some days ago, I installed an app downloading it directly from the enterprise server. Today, an update was uploaded to the Play Store, but there, I can not see the update button to automatically ...
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OneDrive app says spreadsheet is corrupted

I have a spreadsheet in my OneDrive storage. Using the OneDrive app on a Samsung TabA tablet I can see the file, but if I try to open it it says the file is corrupted. However, if I open OneDrive in ...
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Which actions on S10 requires double click?

Im trying to make some tests, and now i can't find any action which requires fast double click on samsung s10+, i know in other devices you can for example: select all text with doubleclick in Dialer ...
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Bulk Delete Apps

On my phone (LG V30+, Android 9) I've noticed when I drag an app from my home screen into the trash, it doesn't delete the app but simply disables it. If I go into settings and find the app, I can ...
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Playstore not downloading or updating anything

My playstore is not working from my device. Whenever trying to download or update, it just shows 'waiting for downalod' and that loading bar spins forever around the app logo. No i do not have any ...
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How to root my phone find out who hacked it

I was given a phone LG 8 VL it's not rooted got a sub user and it's provisioned I believe they gave me the phone to hack me a copy my information I need help it's too late for the to get the new phone ...
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Frequent deletion of particular contact's messages

There is a problem with continuous deletion of particular contact's messages whether it is text message or whatsapp messages that to every two or three days. I don't know what is the actual problem it ...
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Which Android system service handles automatic screen rotation?

What is the name of the service/app in Android 9.0 that handles automatic screen rotation?
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Prevent background execution in Android 9

Is there a way to choose what apps are allowed or denied to run background services in Android 9? I know that I can kill them in Settings > Apps & notifications > 〈 app 〉 > Force stop, ...
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some websites having url start with http instead of https are not working in my android tab having version kitkat(4.4.2)

Basically I am using biometric android device tab(photo attached) having android version kitkat(4.4.2) I have android app which is basically used for thumb verification. The app is working perfectly ...
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List of Android OS services/system apps with dependencies?

Is there a list of Android OS services/system apps including dependencies, similar to what can be displayed and configured in Windows using msconfig.exe? Researching every single one individually is ...
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Is there any way to completely block an app from using audio?

Every time I open an app (in this particular case, Pokemon Go), My bluetooth headphones are automatically swapped to my phone, even if I am actively using them to listen to music from another source. ...
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How to enable a disabled app in Samsung

Phone: Samsung Galaxy S9, Android 10, OneUI2.0 After updating my OS last month, the "Enable" button disappears from App info panel(Settings | Apps | (app) | Enable, said How to enable a disabled app)....
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How to remove this area in Android Pie Drawer

This is AndroidOne (almost identical to Android on Pixel). Its version is 9. However in the Drawer, All the thing is fine except one thing. This is the Drawer, the red area I hided due to privacy ...
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How to sync my messages from Samsung S7 Edge phone to my Amazon Fire HD10 tablet?

Specifically, I am looking for a method to backup and sync my messages to the tablet. Most of the messages contain my input in AMS format and they do not show up in the software I am currently using. ...
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command line language for Android tablet (wget equivalent)

I am a Linux enthusiast and probable expert, and using it since 1993 on the command line (today with zsh) (and Unix since 1987, SunOS3.2). I personally have a Huawei tablet, details here. With an SD ...
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Preventing myself from “Force Close” and “Uninstall” an Android app

My request might seems weird, but I'd like to prevent myself from Force Close and Uninstall an Android App. If you're curious why I would want to do such a thing, I use the app blocker Freedom.to to ...
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Hide specific app from another

I have few banking apps on my android which restrict usage if they see presence of some another apps. For example, PayTm app won't work if you have TeamViewer installed. I personally hate such apps ...
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Resigning app and shared user ID

I have a very old version of Tasker I use to create apps for an e-ink reader running Android 2.1 (Eclair). After a recent (security) update to the OS, I found I could not install Tasker unless I ...
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Is it possible to boot a Android smartphone without battery with charging wire on?

Problem The title of this post seems a funny challenge. But frankly, there are a lot of worthy points involved in this question. If a Android phone support rapid charging. If its battery is removed, ...
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How I can configure device policy controller? So, I can set which user can access and which can't?

We have multiple android devices user for testing purposes, so we need to set some kind of policy so no one can mess with settings or update android version and so on.
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Is it possible to access speech-to-text audio clips for debugging?

Is there a way to access the audio clip that gets used for Google's speech-to-text transcribing? I've been getting increasingly inaccurate output using Google's speech-to-text output. After ...
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How to launch a pdf from a terminal?

I gain precious time by launching pdf from the terminal in Linux evince ~/mypdf.pdf What is the exact command that allows me to do that on android? This post gives the following template: am start ...
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Is it possible to search for an open tab in Chrome?

Is there a way to search for a currently open tab in Chrome (or Chrome Canary)? And then to be taken to that tab's focus rather than merely load its URL in the current tab you're on. Due to the way ...
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Is it possible to open new tabs/links next to current tab in Chrome?

In Chrome (or Chrome Canary), I'd like to be able to open new links/tabs next to the current tab I'm on. If this was on a PC, the equivalent would be tabs/links opened at the top of the tab tree/stack....
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How to roll-back speech-to-text “upgraded?”

Recently ran some updates on my phone. But now, speech to text is wonky. It's worse than it was, any slight pause and it auto-inserts a "." by itself, can't turn that off. It misunderstands more ...
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I want to use my bluetooth headset (Sennheiser MB660 UC MS) with an app that doesn't support bluetooth

I work as a freelance consultant using a platform that aggregates my clients who buy hours from me in blocks. Billing is done per minute when a client makes a voice/video call. Voice clarity and noise ...
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I have BlueStacks 4 installed on Windows 10. C:\Users\Bgarr\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu

I would like to move the entire program 1.99GB to SD card on my (F: Do I need to uninstall/reinstall or is there an easier way? Not having much luck with the AppMGR111 app. No need to transfer file ...
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Sniffing USB traffic between an Android app and a connected device

Is there any way to sniff USB traffic between an Android app and a connected device, like a drone controller?
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How do I disable the app switcher on Pixel 3?

I'd like to disable fast app switching on pixel 3. My device is not rooted and I use nova launched. I've looked through the settings and I've looked at the gestures folder and the nova launcher ...
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adb devices not working in Hyper-V

I connected Motorola android device on my host machine. I can not view the connected device from Hyper-V VM (Windows 10) I can not see connected android devices (adb) from VM, but i can very well see ...
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Can't send a form with bigger files attached

I have a form on my web-site where one can attach his (her) photo by the end of it and then click SEND button below. If one uses a regular PC (say, notebook) then everything if fine. But, ...
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Offline Mesh Instant Messaging

TLDR: Is there an Android app that would allow for reliable instant messaging in areas without internet of any sort? I am looking for a free Android app that would allow several users to communicate ...

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