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Questions tagged [applications]

For questions about Android apps in general. (If possible, use a specific application's tag instead.) Note that Development is off-topic here.

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Why some massage from unknown members isn't see by me [on hold]

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? [on hold]

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? [on hold]

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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LG G4 Camera and Call Have Stopped

So recently my LG G4 has started acting strange. A few days ago out of nowhere the camera stopped working no matter what the app i put on and how i tried starting the camera the message "Unfortunately,...
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Is a RecyclerView.Adapter considered as a controller or view in the MVC architecture? [on hold]

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 make apps update automatically when the screen is off in play store?

My problem is that my device is not updating apps when I hit the auto-update button, it does only update all apps if the screen is on all the time! how do I make them update when the screen is off ? ...
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Can't update apps on SD card

So for a few weeks, maybe a month now, I can't update my apps on my SD card. It either takes forever and nothing happens, or I get an installation error. However when I transfer the apps to my ...
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How to use external OTG webcam for video calls/conference/talks?

I am sorry if this is a dumb question. I thought this was an easy task, but either I am searching in the wrong direction or this isn't easy at all. I want to make a video call (like Skype, Skype fo ...
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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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Lost Phone - Enable Secure Erase

So I lost my device today and it was a Samsung Galaxy Prime. I went onto Google's "Find my device" and there were only 2 options: "Start ringing" and "Enable Secure Erase." I pressed the Secure Erase ...
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Hacker keyboard emoji button

While in Discord on Android 5.0, Hacker Keyboard puts an emoji button instead of enter, putting enter to be accessed only by going to the special buttons(numbers and the sorts). I have to note that ...
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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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Android Nougat: incoming call coming abruptly [closed]

I am working on Toradex apalis imx6q with Android Nougat. When we test incoming/ otgoing functionality by using the following steps we got some observation for android as well as Iphone. Steps: ...
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how to retrieve an image out of a tablet with all the data & apps [closed]

is there a tool to retrieve a full image out of the tablet with all the data & applications? I mean like an image for computers. and another tool to flash the tablet again with this image?
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Google app displaying temperature in Fahrenheit

When I use widget for voice search and say 'weather' I get the results, but it is shown in Fahrenheit, even though,in settings it is chosen to show in Celsius. Any solution?
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What is SOAgent in Samsung Galaxy?

What is SOAgent in Samsung Galaxy, and why it can connect to internet by itself? How to Block SOAgent from Accessing the Internet ? (and also it can't be disabled, SOAgent is very suspicious app)
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Approuch to do app project as open sorce [closed]

This quedtion is second part of my another question. As you could see from my perviuse question or suggesions of this site for building one platform which is similar to the examples of Lybrate or ...
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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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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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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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Piano Music Notes Modulation Library in android [closed]

Preparing an app in android which take basic piano music notes as input (stored as every note separately) and can build up a tone accordingly by merging notes in combination with time. Need to know if ...
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List of purchased apps and app install/uninstall history log anywhere?

My device was damaged and since then I've had to order a hardware replacement. Given that all purchases and application installs/uninstalls via Google Play Store are carried out in connection with my ...
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Where is the folder that Termux defaults to?

The Termux app is a terminal emulator. If I create a file or a folder there, and then use another file explorer app to browse my device, where can I find these files?
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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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Unable to download apps from google playstore via wifi

Is there any possibility to block app downloads from google play store via WiFi? I tried all the steps like Clear cache data from playstore app Delete google account and recreated it Factory reset ...
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how can I re-link my apps to play store?

after installing custom rom and downloading most of my apps from pc and installing them offline, my play store account is peculiar, some apps I uninstalled weeks ago but i can still see on play store ...
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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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How to disable the Lollipop notification popups while in a game?

I know there are fixes for a rooted device with Android 5.0+ to stop the notification popups for like text messages and apps like facebook. These I've found tend to be perminant and not so easy to do ...
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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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How do i remove my Sim Toolkit?

About 2 months ago, or so. I upgraded my sim to 4G and I realized after the upgrade there's a simtoolkit icon on my home screen and im about to move it at least at my Tool folder. Screenshot (click ...
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Can I connect my smartphone, LG G2, to TV via USB

I have LG G2 and a TV which has a USB port. The TV can recognise when I put a flash drive into its USB port and it plays videos like a computer but I would like to ask : 1.Can I use my phone also as ...
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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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Unable to change display language in Twitter app on S4

I want to change the laguage Twitter is displayed in from English to German. I can easily do this from the laptop web version. However the Language is still in english on my app. Some notifacations ...
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Uninstall the dangerous ImeMess app from my tablet

I have the ImeMess app warning keeping popping up even after I have done the unistall instructions. Where is it located? How do I permanently unistall it?
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Why Android phones do not have Internet firewalls?

No Android phone has an Internet firewall Unless you root your smartphone Why manufacturer devices of Android phones do not put Internet firewalls on it?
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How to recover viber messages after reinstalling Viber?

Hi guys i badly want to recover my messages, by mistake i delated viber from my phone, i didn't do a backup, is there a way to get the messages back ?
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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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How to add whatsapp contacts in bulk?

I want to save 1000's whatsapp contacts which were not added in contact list in bulk which is the fastest way to do it?
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how to have two applications play sound simultaneously?

I want the music to keep playing in the background while I practice Spanish on this DuoLingo app. The music player stops while the duolingo is trying to play sound as of now. Is this possbile?
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How to install game resources without Wi-Fi?

I am trying to install Fifa 14 from my PC because I don't have Wi-Fi to download it. I recently got a new 16GB SD card, formatted it, created /Android/obb folder and put the cache files therein. I ...
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Tasker to programmatically uninstall apps

I would like to setup a tasker profile to check every predetermined time for any apps not on my approved list (BaselineApps.txt) and uninstall them. I am a noob to shell scripting and tasker. This is ...
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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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How to avoid silent app installations

I have gone through this post Silent app installation wherein it clearly mentions it's highly impossible to self install the application without going through the whole installer proceedure.But when i ...
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what are the security benefits of running each android application under a different user id?

can anyone explain this in detail? I am a bit confused. if anyone has links or topic related to this question please help me. thank you
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On android, how can I unzip more than one zip files at once?

In PC you can choose more than one separate zip files and extract to "zipname" folder all by selecting at once, how can I do the same in Android. I've tried ES file explorer, Z Archiver etc but they ...