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Questions tagged [remote-control]

Remotely control your Android device from any other device/computer, or vice versa.

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How do I control my app (start timer) from another phone [on hold]

I have an app that I made that is simply a timer. I would like to be able to select the seconds and start the timer from another phone. The separate phone will have the same app installed. How do I go ...
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Remotely control Android from PC or from another Android over *mobile* network?

OK so here goes this question again. I need to be able to remotely control my Android (reboot, change settings, control the apps, view screen) over the mobile network connection. Not USB, not WiFi, ...
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How do you uninstall apps from your desktop web-browser?

I was trying to remove a bunch of old apps from my android phone. I used to be able to uninstall apps from my desktop web browser by going to google play and then just clicking uninstall. But today ...
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Can I cast just the remote control

I have an Android TV box and an Android tablet. For me, all Android TV boxes are not ideal due to using apps like Netflix. I have an air mouse, and I don't get on with it. I am aware I can cast ...
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Controlling Android phone with Seven Square under Ubuntu 18.10 does not work

I would like to remotely control my Android device (a Motorola Moto G5 running LineageOS 15.1) with my Ubuntu 18.10 laptop. So, I watched this tutorial and got this result instead of this. Not only ...
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How to transfer IR Remote codes to a phone which has no learning support?

My current Android phone (Oreo 8.1) has got an IR sensor and I can use it to control some devices. But unlike, my old Android phone (KitKat 4.4), it doesn't support learning new IR codes to act as a ...
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Access same instance of app from two devices while on the go

Me and my friend both need to access the same instance of an app at the same time. We can not just both install the app, as we both need access to the exact same instance, account, etc. We may be at ...
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App control another app

I have a special scenario in which I should be able to update an app without getting any access to the phone. So I think of another app (something like a boot loader for the original app) which is ...
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I need to turn my phone off through a computer. Help, please!

I need to turn my mobile device off through my PC and currently I can't access my mobile phone. My sensor was bugged, and any calls made via messenger, viber or whatsapp would mean my mobile's device ...
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Controlling phone and making calls remotely

I'm wondering if there's a way to connect to my phone via, say, ssh and be able to make calls and send texts remotely. Use case would be for when I'm abroad but have internet, I'd be able to contact ...
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When I click “enable secure and erase” in Find My device it says “request sent”, but nothing happens

I'm trying to enable remote locking and wiping for a phone. When I go to https://www.google.com/android/find and click on “enable secure and erase” then it says "request sent", but I see nothing on ...
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Detecting a Bad File

I have an LG STYLUS 3 phone and suspect that it may be remotely controlled or linked to another person. What do I look for to know whats up?
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Google Find Device Remote Location Turning

Now, if I want to find my Lenovo Vibe P1 Turbo that runs on Marshmallow 6.0.1 and if the GPS is turned off on that phone Can I remotely turn on the location on from my PC so I can find that phone ?
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How do I stop others from remotely controlling my phone

Other people are remotely controlling my phone. How do I stop them and get my life back? Sometimes I will see the screen being navigated when I am not even touching the phone. Swiping motions, back ...
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Can I use ADB with USB Network Gate?

I have a colleague who cannot obtain the kind of Android device we need for our project. He would like to own such a device to test our project with adb and similar tools, but to reiterate, his ...
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Control android devices remotely

For an education purpose I've got multiple android devices (over 10 and they all are identical) and have to make them make the same actions simultaneously (like running app, click controls and so on). ...
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How do I make a Android phone play sounds remotely?

I'm doing a Lego EV3 robot for a project. It needs to play sounds (like a soundboard app on a phone, but triggered remotely). Sadly, the speaker on the EV3 brick is too quiet for this. I got the idea ...
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How to manage settings on an Android device remotely

I need to manage an Android device remotely. It is a tablet running Android 6.0 used by an elderly person, which alters the setting from time to time. (Or maybe the person does, who knows). I live ...
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Script to connect to vpn then open rdp

I work in the field connecting to my clinic software via Microsoft's RDP over a vpn connection. So every call I go to, I start or restart the vpn, then reconnect the RDP. I'd like to write a script ...
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How to remotely access an Android device from any device connected to the internet with root access?

Out of curiosity, I always wondered is it possibly to access your android device remotely, your files, start any app, run any function you will want to the same way you can do as if you were with the ...
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Send email/notification to device A when receiving a call on a device B

I have a work phone, and I am not always able to answer the calls coming in. I would like to set up a system where I receive a notification (email or otherwise) on my main device, even if I am away ...
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Is it possible to use one Android phone as a touchpad for another Android phone?

I really want to control my Android phone with a touchpad. But I don't have a bluetooth keyboard with touchpad. Is it possible to use one Android phone as a touchpad for another Android phone? If so, ...
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Native Android Device > turn off/on NFC with ADB

Is it possible to turn off/on (disable/enable) NFC with ADB for non-rooted Android device with v 6.0.1 version or higher? i tried many stuff but it wont work for me. Stuff i tried are: Via ADB: adb ...
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How can I remotely control my phone via android studio?

I need to remotely control my phone from computer. My touch screen is not working My display is broken I can't see anything I have android studio and sdk's for my phone not sure which was needed but ...
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How to send a flag/data as an input to installed android app?

Is there a way to send a flag or a single number or character to my app running on a device using android developer console or by using any other way, without touching the mobile device ? Example : ...
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Android phone hacked

So i explain the situation. Someone got the full control of one of my email where my phone is linked. I cannot recover the email anymore. And then, the guy just control my device remotely and he was ...
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Very remote control of TV by smartphone?

After my wife's recent stroke she was left with cognitive problems and struggles even to use the big button TV remote control I've bought her. This means she sometimes loses the channel she wants to ...
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How can I remotely control my Android device via PC?

How can I control my Android device from a windows PC though a HotSpot. I mean there's no Internet, no LAN and no USB between PC and Android. I'm looking for something like ShareIt, but for mirroring ...
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Read/Send SMS and Make Calls on Flip Phone via Rooted Android?

I have a Verizon LG-VN251S Cosmos 3, and a T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S3 (rooted; custom android 7.1 Nougat ROM). The Cosmos states in its Bluetooth menu that it has the following "Supported Profiles": ...
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i need to remotely accsess sumsung s5 through windows

I'm sure you all are tired of reading this kind of question, but I'm seriously desperate. I using a Samsung Galaxy S5 sport, rooted. I've tried androidlost, lookout, where's my phone, and they don't ...
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How do I remotely track a missing persons Android with GPS

I have a family member missing over a week now. How do I remotely track the missing person on their Android and get a GPS location? I need to use my desktop computer to do the tracking.
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Replicate Chromecast bootstrap behavior on Android TV Stick

Chromecast and a few other devices have the following behavior. Upon either first start or (I want to do) when known wifi APs are not present, they host a Hotspot which can be connected to from your ...
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Connect to emulator from another PC in LAN

Well, I have two PC. One runs Ubuntu and another runs Windows. Both has adb. I have an emulator in Ubuntu and I want to connect it from Windows. As I think, I can use adb forward but it doesn't work. ...
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Remote log out of Google Apps

I had to leave my phone at a repair store and give them them the lock screen password. Is there anything I can do remotely to secure certain apps, such as Google Drive, Keep and Gmail? I know you can ...
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is there way to remotely turn on your android phone?

I'm not talking about remotely control the device. I'm talking about remotely turn on the cellphone. I lost my phone and try to connect it remotely. but a device is keep offing for 2 days. it's ...
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How can I control my android phone using my PC thru wifi? [duplicate]

In PC there is a VNC control. But in android is there an app without rooting my phone? Like example, while having my laptop on couch I can remotely run my app 'wifi file transfer' my android phone and ...
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Control Android TV Box via Mobile/Tablet

I hope i am posting to the right forum, so bear with me please. I have a t95m Android box, which is fantastic. I am trying to find out if there are apps i can use on another android device, and have ...
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IR blaster of Xiaomi Redmi 3s prime is not working properly. What to do?

I am trying to use the IR blaster to control my set top box and TV. While the remote for TV is working fine. But the remote for Dish TV set top box is not responding. How to solve this issue? Any help ...
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Reliable remote control of Android Device over the Internet

I am looking for RELIABLE ways to control an Android tablet remotely (Currently un-rooted, but I will root it if needed). Preferably full gui, like Teamviewer, and something simpler in addition. I ...
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How to control the volume of an android device from a pc

I want to ask if there is a quick way to control my android devices volume from my pc. All solutions I find in Google are the otherway round. So does anybody has an idea? Thank you in advance
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Connect to Device from remote machine/server

I'm using a software interface, with adb, to connect to my android device. My issue is, that my client, needs something like a daemon on the devices to connect remotely, without need to plug the ...
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Every App crashes, if you connect a BT input-device

I have a problem with my Android-tablets and a connected Bluetooth remote control. (It gets detected as a BT-keyboard, which is fine to me) The remote control is a BT 4.0-remote control and is ...
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Ex boyfriend remotley erased my phone

Hi wondering if any one would know. Last night my ex boyfriend somehow managed to log onto my account and erase my whole phone newborn photos of my daughter- all gone. I didnt even know such thing ...
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Remotely remove all phone's data

I gave my phone away without removing the photos on it,now I know the gmail's account on that current phone. Is there a way to remove all the data,or at least the photos on that phone,when I have the ...
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OnePlus One stuck with System UI has stopped

I updated my One Plus One yesterday via OTA update to CM13 and now it is stuck with "Unfortunately, System UI has stopped". This seems to be a known bug with themes and status bars. One Plus support ...
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I lost my Andriod, can i recover the data from my Google account?

I have lost my Android device. Is it possible for me to recover the data in the phone using my Google account?
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Chrome Remote Debugging: Inspect fails, flashes new window momentarily

I'm trying to use Chrome Remote Debugging, and seem to be having a different problem from most folks. The chrome://inspect window lists tabs ok, and the "open" and "reload" functions work properly. ...
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How do I remote-control my Android TV (MINIX) from my Android phone? [duplicate]

I have Android TV (MINIX) and Android phone. Most of the apps are for controlling Android devices from another OS (most often Windows), or controlling Windows from an Android device. But I need a ...
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Does android device manager remote lock if you deactivate stolen phone?

okay so my phone is stolen in airplane mode due to the security flaw on the power button....My question is if it deactivated will my android device manager lock and erase still work if the phone is ...
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touch screen and usb not working: any way to remotely control my phone?

I recently had my phone water damaged during my vacation. The phone still boots up but it doesn't respond to any touch input. When connecting to PC, a notification would appear on my PC that the ...