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Is there a way to backup an Amazon Fire tablet to Google cloud?

I'm assuming I have to root the tablet and install and log into Google+ to be able to do this. I want to backup an Amazon Fire tablet with all it's apps and data to Google cloud, then log into an ...
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Can't Find Any Backups After Uninstalling And Installing Whatsapp Because It Told Me To Do So

I was a Whatsapp beta user. A few hours ago it wanted me to update the app because my version is no longer viable. I tried doing that, then it told me, since I was a Beta user I need to first delete ...
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Best way to achieve offline folder sync in Android?

The Google Drive client for desktop platforms allows to Make Available Offline any folder you want, usually inside a virtual drive (e.g. G:/myFolders/syncedFolder in Windows). How can I achieve the ...
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Android 11 file system and cloud storage

I have documents stored in the cloud, and I used to have a use case like this: I edit documents on a PC These documents are automatically uploaded to the cloud I download documents to my phone via ...
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Auto backup so I can share the same app data on Bluestacks and phone

I have a Samsung Galaxy S5, running Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. I also have BlueStacks 5. A group of games I play does not have Google Play transfer, and I thought I could use the import button on ...
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Access Mega Cloud Storage from File Manager on a non rooted device

Is there a way to mount Mega cloud storage from file manager. Mega has some option to do that as Webdav Server for Desktops but is there a way Android Phone with TLS encryption. I am even comfortable ...
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How to delete photos/videos on Samsung but make sure they are not deleted on Amazon Photos?

I just backed up all my photos/videos to Amazon Photos but have been reading different blogs that say do not delete your photos from the gallery or it will be deleted from your Amazon Photos. I just ...
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What URL can I hit to initiate call?

I'd like to be able to hit a URL with CURL from my laptop, and have it cause my android phone to initiate a phone call, on speakerphone if possible. I'm using a Linux laptop with Firefox browser, and ...
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How to record video from an Android phone directly to a cloud?

Perilous times... I have to be able to record/stream a video through my Android, just like anyone does to its local storage, but instead, directly to a file somewhere on the cloud. What's most ...
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How to easily access and browse 100GB of photos of the local network's NAS?

I don't use Google Photos, iCloud photos or any other (distant) cloud photos storage service. All my 100 GB photos are stored on a hard drive connected on a NAS of my home router (of course, I have ...
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How to download synced application data from Samsung Cloud?

My Android Samsung S7 smartphone is broken, so I wanted to access my memo which I have backed up at Samsung Cloud. I don't have another smartphone. I just need to download the data to the PC and dig ...
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Add mega account to cloud storage on es file explorer

I'm using es file pro version, I want to add mega account to cloud storage, the account addition section has "display as" so what should I fill in?
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Add WhatsApp images to Google Photo album in the cloud

I have a HUAWEI P20 phone and I am using the native Google Photos app to organize my photos on this device. Only the Camera folder is set for automatic upload to the cloud. I am using Viber and ...
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How do I create fast backup of camera photos to cloud storage

One of my friends have taken some photos which were deleted by some elements by forcibly taking their mobile device and deleting them. So I searched for ways (including app searches) for fast backup ...
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Auto upload photos directly from SD card to the cloud

I've an SD card reader attached to my android tablet. During traveling I want to backup my camera photos from the camera's SD card directly into the cloud (e.g. OneDrive) without storing them on the ...
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What is the Samsung account on Android Phones for and what does it sync?

What is the purpose of the samsung account on my android phone? Does it make sense to use it and what does it sync to the cloud? If I use a google account, isn't that basically enough? Do they ...
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How to auto-sync photos on Android [replicate Samsung Cloud]

On the Android phone Samsung Galaxy you can use Samsung Cloud which will sync your photos to online. Can we replicate this on a personal level to just your computer (and not going through Samsung ...
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How can I get all 6000 photos back out of Samsung Cloud at once rather than doing them separately?

My Samsung Cloud storage is full, and it turns out I have about 13GB of photos (over 6000 photos) in there, that have been synced from my phone. However, I only have around maybe 1GB of photos on my ...
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App data backup on android devices to google cloud

I have a question about the backup into google cloud on android devices. When you do a backup into google cloud also app data from apps which supports that feature will be uploaded too. But I think ...
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How can I archive old contacts out of My Contacts?

On an Android (6.0), how can I archive old Google contacts where they do not show up in my contacts but they are listed in either: the google contacts website under other contacts archived in another ...
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How to disable sending all sensible information to the cloud?

Recently I found, that my Samsung Galaxy S7 was sending all my photos to Samsung without my explicit permission. I would like to ban any such activity from any application. Is it possible to do this ...
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Samsung .cloudagent/cache

Can the Samsung .cloudagent/cache be cleared without repercussions? It is taking up the storage space along with the thumbnails files doubling the amount.
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How to deactivate backup apps on other phone remotely?

I dont have the phone. Its my old phone but I am still logged onto my mail. How can I deactivate it from my actual phone? I dont have the old phone on me.
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Is it possible to retrieve app's local data after uninstalling it?

Background I was playing a multiplayer version of a game, in which character progress is "automatically saved on the cloud" (as the app states). However, I never had a Play Games profile, so when ...
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Porting cloud account information from ES Explorer

I've been a pretty satisfied user of ES Explorer. When I wanted to add my MEGA cloud account I took the bait and paid for the pro version. Problem is, their Google Drive (as well as DropBox) ...
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Restoring from cloud with TI backup

I had to flash/reset my phone so everything is back to new. I had used Titanium Backup pro to backup everything to Google Drive. I had used encryption. Now how do I get things back? In particular how ...
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How to create Android EC2 AMI from scratch?

I've tested all Genymotion on-Demand AMIs, but they doesn't work for me, since some apps are not compatible with 64-bit platform. I'd like to create my own x86 (32-bit) AMI where I can install The ...
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How to run Android apps on Amazon EC2?

I'm aware of two Android emulators such as BlueStacks (Windows and macOS) and Genymotion (macOS and Linux). They both use virtual images to run Android emulation and they work fine on my MacBook. ...
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Sync to Desktop then automatically delete local/original files

I'm looking for something to transfer files and then automatically delete the original files. The situation that I'm planning is to take pictures in my phone, then when I'm in my house or in a local ...
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How to link cloud storage to android phone storage?

I want to link Cloud storage like Dropbox or Google drive (or other alternatives) directly to android phone storage folders like Apps, media in order to save media files to cloud storage instead of ...
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How can I get cloud integration working again in Android 5.1?

When I tap Cloud in system settings, nothing happens. At first I thought it was because my odex file was messed up, but I fixed that and the permissions are set correctly. Cloudhub.apk is also present ...
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Cloud agent has stopped working

I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and it worked just fine until today. The message Cloud agent has stopped working started appearing and it stops my Gallery from working. Is there a way of fixing it? Any ...
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How to stop the Gallery app from asking me to sign-in?

I don't want my pictures to be synced with any of my accounts ever, I just want all of them to be stored on the phone without getting uploaded anywhere under any circumstances (neither I want it to ...
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How to download a file directly from a cloud service to an attached USB drive?

I need to download a video file (700MB) from the cloud service Bitcasa to a USB flash drive but right now when I click "Download" in Bitcasa my only options are to download to the my S6 phone & ...
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Wirelessly sync music folder to microSD card

I am looking for a way to sync, wirelessly or over a cloud service, a (music) folder from my computer to the microSD card on my rooted phone. I've been trying this on Android MM with Titanium Media ...
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Infinite time lapse using with cloud storge

I was looking for a solution that would send my backup directly to cloud so that my phone memory would not fill up. I am trying to make a very long time lapse (many frames over long period of time). ...
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File copy: Add new files, but do not replace files, to a set of folders

I often need the following function: I wish to make a copy operation (usually from my phone to the cloud). I wish to copy a set of folders and subfolders with contents/files. I wish all NEW files to ...
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I want to stop ringtone silence feature while incoming any call and shaking my phone in Intex Cloud Y2

I have not installed any app in my phone like shake it off or any but whenever I get any call on my Intex Cloud Y2 it gets silenced when I move this phone or shake it. This case usually occur when I ...
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Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread: Sort and do a cloud backup of photos

I have a Samsung Galaxy Y and I want to sort camera pictures and do a cloud backup. Is it possible using the standard Gallery app and any other of it's factory resources? I know Google Photos would ...
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Is it possible to store app data on the cloud

Alright. Let's see if something revolutionary works :) In theory, Is it possible to store app data on the cloud I.e a Dropbox account, and withdraw data from it as required? I have an amazing idea, ...
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How do I delete a cloud printer?

I have 2 Google accounts. When I was first hooking up cloud printing, I connected my printer with account A and then shared it with B. I then realized that I preferred to have cloud printing go ...
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How to encrypt data on Android on per-file basis before backup to a cloud storage

I would like to automate file encryption on my Android device before sending them to a cloud storage. I don't want to have a container encryption (like Truecrypt or VeraCrypt) since it will require ...
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Cloud Services for Android Phones

I own an RugGear 702 Android phone. All of my apps get downloaded to my phone storage and not the SD card, even when I select the SD card option form the phone settings. Is it possible to somehow ...
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Dropbox Camera Upload for Camera FV-5 raw (DNG) photos

On Nexus 5 & Android 5, Camera FV-5 can capture raw photos, stored in DNG format. How can I upload the DNG files automatically to some kind of cloud storage? For example, the "Camera Upload" ...
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Can I delete cloudagent folder?

I have my dropbox files in the /storage/emulated/0/cloudagent folder. Can I delete this directory from my phone? Will it affect my files in my dropbox? Thank you!
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How to select specific folders to sync with Dropbox or OneDrive?

I've just bough a phone with Android, a Galaxy Note 3, and I have no experience with it, but I would like to have all my photo albums syncing to a cloud storage service. I've tried OneDrive and ...
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Is there a simple offline contacts manager for android?

I don't want to sync all my contacts with my Google account. I would like to just keep my contacts on my phone and back it up myself. I have disabled contacts syncing in the accounts settings on my ...
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How can I automatically delete the oldest Photos which are uploaded to the Cloud (Google+, Dropbox, …)?

When I was shooting photos mostly on my offline point and shoot camera, there was one obvious way to manage the pictures: copy them to desktop via USB, then delete from camera. This was typically ...
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Install apps on Android Phone automatically when installed in BlueStacks

I am developing an Android application, and I have to constantly mail the apk to myself to download to phone. I also use Bluestacks app player for testing. But also verify app in my own phone. Is ...
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is more battery-dispendious shutting down or leave 3g on?

I know that many apps (like messaging apps eg whatsapp or facebook) every time like 30 seconds, ask the server for push notifications. I know that 3g has many state, when downloading data the consume ...
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