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Questions tagged [droid-explorer]

For questions that relate to the Droid Explorer application. These could be, but not limited to, issues with installing, questions about how features work, or problems using the application. Note: This tag, and Android Enthusiasts, is not to be used to report bugs. To report a bug for Droid Explorer ...

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Unable to locate SDK when starting Droid Explorer

When I launch Droid Explorer I get an error message that states Unable to locate the android SDK tools, please reinstall the application. I installed the Android SDK tools from the SDK Download Page. ...
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Droid Explorer does not recognize my HTC Incredible S

Please note that this question is now resolved (March 10, 2015) by new release of DE version 9.0.0.1 with thanks to Ryan. My phone is Rooted and has BusyBox installed and USB Debugging enabled. ...
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Droid Explorer permission denied when accessing root-only folders

I have been trying to get Droid Explorer (a windows app) working with my 2013 Moto X and am having trouble. A previous question was answered (I needed busybox!) but now I have a new one. The file ...
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Droid Explorer file manager not showing files

I am using Droid Explorer (WinXP 32bit) to access my 2013 Moto X - XT1053 (Anroid 4.4.4). But the main file explorer doesn't seem to be working. "/" is shown, but nothing else. My device is ...
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Adbdinsecure and Droid Explorer

I have two phones, a Doogee X5max and a Cubot Gt88, both fully rooted. (Root explorer fully functional on phone). Without Adbd insecure installed and ticked both phones behave the same in Droid ...
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When launching the Screencast tool I receive a message “Application Blocked by Java Security”

When I try to launch the Screencast tool in Droid Explorer I am presented with this dialog.
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Droid Explorer does not recognize Android Studio as a valid Android SDK during install.

Trying to install droid explorer on a Win7 laptop. To get Droid Explorer installed and working, do I need to: 1. Install older version of Android SDK? 2. Wait for Droid Explorer to catch up? 3. Do ...
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Droid Explorer is unable to browse device

I love the idea of being able to browse root directories on my laptop. But I can't for the life of me get droid explore to work, I have a note 4 (rooted of course), I am running stock Sammy ROM, I ...
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Why droid explorer show different set of folders than the one on file explorer?

This is what droid explorer shows This is in file explorer According to file explorer I am at the root. So How can I see what's on file explorer via droidexplorer or via versa?
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Cannot find SDK or point to it, both programs installed

Cannot make this work...Windows 7, have installed DE and Android SDK... I can go to this path using regedit HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DroidExplorer\InstallPath BUT I see no "sdkpath". I've tried ...
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Droid Explorer Setup problem : cannot start service exception

When I try to add the SDK path I always end up with an error message. I have checked that the path is correct, added the platforms required, etc. This is the message: System....
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Verifying a backup which I used ADB via DroidExplorer

I have a non-rooted tablet which I did an ADB backup thru DroidExplorer. The backup ended abruptly with no success/failure indication (which appears to be a feature of ADB). I want to verify that ...
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adb version says 1.0.32 but droid-explorer says its 1.0.29 and won't start

Using win7 64bit. I downloaded just the commandline tools from developer.android.com; the zip not the installer. I copied everything to c:\dev\android\sdk\ and ran the SDK Manager and updated ...
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Why can't I access /data/data with DroidExplorer on my rooted phone?

For some reason, I cannot access /data/data with DroidExplorer1 after adbd insecure install on my phone.2 I CAN access the folder via adb and su command. What am I missing? (I want to modify a game-...
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Can't see photos when using Droid Explorer

New to this app and I have followed all the instructions and have installed it and am able to view my files and sd card as well but cannot see photos in the DCIM folder.
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Droid Explorer - Input string was not in a correct format

When opening the app it gives this error "Input string was not in a correct format." Can you help me?
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“input string was not in a correct format” DroidExplorer Desktop

I have never been able to load the application, this messages appears in a popup when i try and open it. Any help would be great.
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droid explorer device not found

I have an Xperia Z C6606 rooted Android version 4.3 I have tried both 4.3 and 7 Android SDK. I kept getting the error message "device '' not found" as shown in the below screenshot.
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Droid Explorer documentation?

Does this have documentation? I can't find the simplest of information on anything. For instance, I did a backup, the backup screen disappeared, where does it put my *.ab file?
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can't find executable installation file in droid explorer folder so how do I install on windows 10 please

I am new to droid explorer, I wish to install it on my windows 10 system I downloaded the software from this link https://github.com/camalot/droidexplorer. I need a step by step guide on how to ...
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Droid Explorer does now show hidden files

Droid explorer does not show hidden files. Some "root explorer" apps show hidden files eg. on /data/data etc., but Droid Explorer does not. Of course, ES File Explorer also does not show these it show ...
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How to copy to PC?

I downloaded Droid Explorer correctly, Busy Box and can view my files (on my Android device) .. but when I select the file to copy how can I drop it on to my PC drive?
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Can't see my device in Droid Explorer

But my device still could be seen in adb devices, it said List of devices attached DU2TAN1581059861 device I've turned on usb debugging and MTP mode on my android. Screenshot:
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Droid Explorer only shows the “/” directory, and that's empty

I have an RCA Voyager tablet (Android 6.0.1) plugged into my computer with USB debugging and everything. I launched Droid Explorer and am following this guide for rooting (http://forum.xda-developers....
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How to access guest SD card

Using Droid Explorer, how to I access the guest microSD card? In Windows Explorer, it comes up as a connected device, with a path of Computer\Acer Iconia Tab A100\SD Card\Documents How do I get to ...
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Kindle Not showing up and backup not converting in Droid Explorer. Titanium Backup also not working

So I had to get my Kindle 10" replaced, so I created two backup's. One in Droid Explorer and one in Titanium Backup. Titanium Backup wont see the files for some reason, and now Droid Explorer won't ...
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Unable to start ADB with root access

My android is 4.0.3 and is on an Acer Iconia Tablet A100. I have rooted it already using this process, and the rooting persists between reboots. I can confirm root access with the Root Checker app. ...
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How do you progress through the Droid Explorer unpack option?

I'm using a Windows 7 PC and am trying to unpack an *.ab backup file created using Helium. If I right-click on the file in Windows Explorer and select the Unpack option that now appears after ...
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when “full back up” screen appears i cannot pick the “back up my data” option

i can't touch and confirm the back up my data option. i am able to pick the "do not back up" option whenever. ive tried adding a password but does not let me back up. im not sure all is update and ...
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Search for files using Droid Explorer

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 rooted. Is it possible to search for files using Droid Explorer and Windows 7? If it is possible, how can I do it?
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Restore Droid Explorer Backup

How do I use Droid Explorer to restore a back up either the enhanced or normal ab?
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Can't start DroidExplorer because an asset is missing

When I open DroidExplorer I get this error: What can I do to fix this?
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Droid Explorer issue

Unable to locate the Android SDK tool, Please reinstall the application. I have done SDK download and the exact path I have put. But the same error occurs again and again. I uploaded the video in ...
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“Unpack” feature doesn't proceed

Using Droid Explorer with Windows 10 x64. Right clicking an .ab file and choosing "Unpack" prompts for password, which I enter, and then nothing happens. I already tried adding the Java PATH variable ...
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DroidExplorer won't open after a few runs

I have faced this issue over three times now. I reinstall Windows, use Droid Explorer a couple of times and after about 10 uses, Droid Explorer stops working. So the issue is Droid Explorer crashes ...
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Can I use Droid Explorer to migrate my apps and app data from one device to another?

Examples: Migrate from old Firestick (small one) to a new one? Migrate from Note 4 to Note 8? Or is ADEBAR or something like that a better solution? If Droid Explorer is the solution can anyone ...
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How to send Back Button and Home Button Commands with Screen Monitor-Droid Explorer 0.9.0.4

The Droid Explorer version 0.9.0.4 Screen Monitor feature provides the ability to use a mouse to select and use applications on Android devices, but the back button and home button are not available ...
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DroidExplorer won't find Android SDK

I'm trying to install DroidExplorer, and before finishing the installation the program asks me for the "Android SDK path". I have created the folders and downloaded the the Android SDK from Android....
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Why android explorer gives only empty folder when backing up?

I am backing up my xiaomi redmi note 3 These is the screenshot Then I create backup It may be related to https://android.stackexchange.com/questions/138954/cannot-take-adb-backup
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Can files be renamed within Droid Explorer

I want to rename otacerts.zip in a KitKat install on an LG G2 LS980 ZVD and can see no way to do this within Droid Explorer. Is there a way to do this?
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Cannot access any files on Samsung Tab 4 7" [duplicate]

I have a Samsung Galaxy tab 4, 7", rooted but running stock OS (Android 4.4.2. It was rooted using Odin 3.09 and TWRP recovery. I then enabled adb root with the adbd insecure app by Chainfire. It ...
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Droid Explorer Error: SystemInvalidOperationException

I have a Samsung S5 Active, SM-G870, Android 4.4.2, rooted Stock ROM, correct BusyBox of Stericson is installed and up-to-date. I can connect via WIFI, my phone is correctly recognized but I get the ...
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Remove old device from Windows

I had my old Kindle connected to my PC, and it showed a device in the "This PC" screen along with all my Hard Drives. Double clicking it opens DroidExplorer and my device if connected. However, it ...
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Cannot paste files into System/Media

I am looking to change my boot audio but cannot change it due it not copying from my computer to my phone but I can copy from the device to my computer. I have the latest version of Android Studio / ...
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How do I install Droid Explorer?

I downloaded this droidexplorer-master zip from some github or something site because the droidexplorer site said to go there for latest updated version... now how do I install it? I can't seem to ...