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Questions tagged [internet]

General issues with Internet. Please use this tag only if you cannot find a more specific one (see full tag wiki for details).

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Google apps having connection problems while my Internet works fine

Google apps like Play Store or YouTube won't connect to the Internet. But YouTube works fine on my browsers. I also play online games (no problems there). Can you give me a quick solution,please...
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Android ethernet driver intallation guide [closed]

I bought android usb ethernet adapter, but i have heard that it supports limited android devices only. and with that pack of adapter i found drivers for : 1). android 2). MAC OS 3). WIN CE and 4). ...
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Persistent Problem: Internet may not be available

I have a J7 (SM-J730F/DS) and noticed a while back that I can connect to WiFi but that on some networks I got the message "Internet may not be available" .... and it wasn't. This message started to ...
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Phone Wifi Connected but No Internet

I am using Honor 8x pro with TPLink Router - Alliance Broadband My phone is connecting to other wifi but not my home Wifi - It used to connect before but since 8 months its not. Wifi shows connected ...
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Why does mobile internet speed vary so rapidly? Even in the same place internet speed varies

Why does mobile internet speed vary so rapidly? Even in the same place internet speed varies from 1/2 MBps to a few KBps within a few minutes. I also want to know if there is any device or application ...
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Unable to access internet on seemingly random collection of apps?

(Typing this from a different device than my phone) Currently I'm on mobile data at the moment (don't have access to wi-fi where I'm at) , and I notice that some apps are able to access the internet ...
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ASUS Zenfone 3s Max — Wifi connected but no actual Internet

My new ZC521TL can connect to the Wi-fi network at my workplace, but there's something that prevents to access the internet. The basic facts are: My phone can connect anyother wi-fi networks without ...
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Whenever my Samsung s6 disconnected from wifi, my router reboots

im not sure whats gong on here, my father owns a Samsung s6 and he leaves the house often thus disconnecting it from the internet. buying another phone is not an option and it shouldn't need to be. i'...
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After every reboot apps can't use the network

On a Xiaomi Mi 5. Android version 7.1.2 MIUI Global 8.5. After every rebook I get the message "Can't use the Network" every time an app starts. This is how it looks for Telegram:
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S3 Mini - After successful uploading Internet get stuck

This problem appeared the last months and is getting worse. I am on a S3 mini. Whenever I do upload say a photo, either if I post the original size one to a photosocial and the likes or I simply send ...
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Where does Google Chrome automatically save pages?

I opened the following page: https://goughlui.com/2014/10/01/usb-cable-resistance-why-your-phonetablet-might-be-charging-slow/ When disconnecting WiFi and even after rebooting the mobile phone, the ...
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Android tablet connected to the Wi-Fi but constantly losing internet access

I've been using a new Lenovo Tab 7 Essential running Android Nougat for two weeks now and basically since the very beginning, I've been suffering from problems regarding the internet access. While I ...
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Android 4.4.2 does not open webpages

Afternoon: Running Android 4.4.2 on a Blu Studio 5.0C HD and cannot get it to load web. Wi-fi app "says" it's connected. Have tried reset and turn-off/turn on wi-fi tab. All I get is "Aw, Snap [...
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Cannot connect to mobile data

So i have a mate7 (mt7-l09) and I can't connect to mobile data. I turn on the mobile data but the send and receive icon never shows up. I have already tried changing APN and switch Carrier BTS. Its ...
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Syncing screens and routing interent to my android device

Is there any software out there that allows me to do the following 2 things: 1) sync android screen with PC screen (can be any OS - win/mac/lixux) via USB cable 2) route my internet connection from pc ...
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Infinity loading of centrain Google Apps on Italian SIM

I have OnePlus 5 (Android 8) phone and I have 1 SIM slot with my home SIM and 2 SIM slot with Italian Prepaid card with internet data. I am getting infinity loops when I am using centrain Google apps....
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Phone won't connect to internet in the background! Why?

My phone (Galaxy Note 4) running Android 6.0.1 can't do anything internet related unless the process is running in the foreground. I've been dealing with it for so long, but now I'm stuck in the ...
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Slow internet connectivity on samsung galaxy j7 prime

It has been a month since I am facing slow internet connectivity issues on my samsung galaxy J7prime even on jio4g data plan. I contacted Jio helpline twice and they said they 'll try to rectify if ...
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Problems with Internet via home WiFi, mobile data and other WiFis work fine

I'm having various problems with two Android phones in my home WiFi: from time to time, the phones can't connect to the WiFi at all (despite stored credentials) -- happens only rarely can connect, ...
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How to list an app's internet connections and connected IPs?

I'm currently living in a country in which YouTube website is banned and you'll need a VPN or a proxy to be able to access the YouTube website and videos using a web browser, but surprisingly, I've ...
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where does free proxy sit and what can it actually see when used for 4g android phone?

The ip address of my android mobile with 4g simcard (with out proxy) shows some thing like 10.xx and so on. when I setup a manual proxy, where does it exactly sit in the network of internet? "Will it ...
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Enable “USB Internet” for Android 6.0

With earlier versions of Android there was the option to connect your mobile phone via USB cable with your windows PC and enable "USB Internet" to share the internet connection from your PC with your ...
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What can be the reason for “internet may not be available” though the IP address was got

Only one device with Android (SM-G390F, Android 7.0, G390FXXU2ARA1, 3.18.14-12962328) at my home stopped connecting to Internet through my WiFi router with the message "internet may not be available" ...
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Can't connect to local server in any internet app?

I have a local server set up on my network at 192.168.1.9 All of the other computers on my network can connect to it fine. It's definitely on the same wifi network, and I've tried disabling mobile ...
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What is qualcomm.qti.autoregistration process for?

I was using 'netstat' for Android and I discovered many processes called 'com.qualcomm.qti.autoregistration' LISTENING on several UDP ports (IPv4 and IPv6) I have a OnePlus 3t running Android 8.0 and ...
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How to download Applications using third party website, and is it safe to download?

I have a question to ask you the questions is that third-party websites are safe to download android applications from the internet. Suppose that I am using APK Grail to download my applications from ...
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How to connect to wifi router without internet?

I've just setup a wifi router to use with an audio device which is controllable by Android devices through LAN. This router is expected to not have an internet connection - its sole purpose for me is ...
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Some Apps not woking in cellular Data

I have an Blackview BV 8000. Some Apps like Chrome, Stack exchange, Facebook, WhatsApp... Work without a problem. However apps like Gmail, YouTube and Google play store don't work on cellular data. ...
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Is there a reason my phone's hotspot would not go inactive overnight while sleeping, but go inactive during the day after 2 hours?

Typically when we use the hotspot, it stays active for two hours unless being used. I connected a phone to the hotspot last night and forgot to take it off before bed, expecting it would disconnect ...
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reverse usb tethering works, but no internet

For a hobby project I'm building a system manager for a gaming pc. Instead of a custom touch screen and microcontroller I'm trying to use an old Samsung Galaxy S2 (i9100). For useabilty I'm trying to ...
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Android Playstore speed problem on Stock Android phone

I am using Android One phone with Stock Android 8.0.0, I see some major speed problem in my playstore- while downloading from playstore I only get 250KBPS speed whereas my actual speed is 1.3MBPS -...
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Afwall+ Android Firewall for multiuser

Hi guys After rooting my andoid phone to prevent excessive data usage by Android system and installed AFWall+ that is based on iptables. U have two users on device both account are handled by me by ...
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Cannot connect: Obtaining IP address

This is not a duplicate of 'Android stuck on obtaining IP address' and similar questions When I try to connect to my home network with my android phone, it displays this message and never connects: "...
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Is there a way to test if a firewal (AFwall) l is blocking a specific app?

I installed AFwall+ to block internet connection for my keyboard. Is there a way I can test if this is actually working? The keyboard is Swifkey.
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Can cellulardata & WiFi be on while charging? Sporadic case of meager increase in charging while both were on

Last night cellular data & wifi were on. Previously IN THIS STATUS, my mobile charged 100%. Last night my mobile was in charging. To my surprise, I found charging had improved from 7% to 17% only. ...
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Why is my android tablet stop connecting to internet after I turn on the VPN app?

Everytime I turn on the VPN app my Nextbook Ares 8A Tablet stop connecting to the internet. Its really get annoying. I turn off power saving mode and data saver mode to try access the internet while ...
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connecting to internet in my smartphone

I have a Note 5 smartphone which I cannot browse any Internet websites using my browser while data is on. But I wonder when using it as a Wi-fi hotspot to share its mobile internet on other smartphone,...
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What are the exact files in /system folder used to start internet connection on Android Lollipop?

I need this info to fix internet in a ROM by me. I can turn on data but the speed meter always shown 0.10-0.50 kbps, Nothing works. I thought it's a DNS problem & did a ping to google's ip address ...
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Dns fail in Bluetooth tethering?

When I connect my laptop with my phone over Bluetooth tethering, I do not get internet access, however wifi and usb tethering is working fine? There is a dns fail, I checked using dig command,
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How to pass all throttled data traffic to an unthrottled port and browse internet at full speed

There are multiple TCP/UDP based VPN apps which can provide free internet. I'm no expert in this field but according to what I understand is that these apps can work if you are able to browse at least ...
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Android device is giving the internet connection error

I have a Samsung Galaxy on 5 phone and these days my phone is suffering from the internet error problem. Sometimes when I open internet from any browser-Firefox, pre-installed internet browser, or CM ...
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Locked phone connected to the net with blocked SIM

I got my phone stollen today. I contacted my phone company and blocked the SIM card. I tested it by trying to call the phone and was denied. However, using Whatsapp and K9 (with gmail), I could see ...
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Will a OTG + USB ethernet cord work for Internet access?

Will a OTG adapter (the one with a micro-b male on one end and USB 'standard' female port on the other end) connected to a Ethernet to usb ('standard' USB male one end, female/male Ethernet end on ...
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How can I prevent apps sending cleartext over open Wi-Fi without using a VPN service?

Sending cleartext data over an open Wi-Fi network, or an encrypted network controlled by someone you don't trust, is very bad for security. This has been discussed here previously. The usual solution ...
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Is there a way to block ports when using my Android device as a hotspot?

I often use my Android as a hotspot. I would like to block port 25 for all devices using my hotspot. Is this possible with Android?
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Won't connect via LTE

Now my phone can't use internet with 4G. An exclamation mark appears near the signal bars. Although there's a speed indicator it won't down or up load anything. But I can surf on 3G (when 2G/3G is ...
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The Android OS is being updated with Internet turned off - how can it be?

A phone has mobile data turned off. No wifi antennae is connected. We were in the wood, on the hill, minimally 3 km from the nearest village. The nearest, higher hill, has a mobile antennae. So, the ...
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Connecting S7 to home wifi brings the wifi down

I have a WiFi network at home and several devices connect to it fine. As soon as I connect my phone to the wifi, all other devices and my own get disconnected after a couple of minutes. After this the ...
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No Internet through Messenger/Whatsapp/Viber apps

I have a Samsung note 5 I have Internet through a web browser but no Internet through Messenger, Whatsapp and Viber apps. Do you have any advice why this happens and how to solve it?
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I have internet, but browsers don't work

I have a Lenovo-Tab-3-7 tablet. when I'm using wifi, everything is OK, but, when I connect with mobile data, my browsers stop working!! My internet apps like clash royale online game or telegram ...