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A USB connection mode on Android devices which allows a USB connected computer to directly interact with the device.

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Is it possible to get the historical timestamps of when I have unlocked or locked my phone using USB debugging?

Is it possible to get the historical timestamps of when I have unlocked or locked my phone using USB debugging? Apparently, this data is tracked in Digital Wellbeing, but it is not necessarily easy to ...
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How to enable USB debugging mode when it has been disabled?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra running Android 14, which I am almost certain has malware/a rootkit on it. I'd like to take a forensic image of the device. In developer mode, the 'USB debugging' ...
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ADB stopped working after installing Windows 11 23H2

I've been using ADB from the command prompt on this Microsoft Surface Book 3 laptop with success for about a year. It upgraded to Windows 11 23H2 from 22H2 a couple of weeks ago, and since then, ADB ...
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Hide USB debug mode from app without rooting

How do I hide USB debugging mode from an app without rooting? Is it possible? I need to automate an app, but it has a USB debugging mode restriction. Please give me advice.
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How to install custom rom on completely broken screen

So I have a samsung S7 with a broken screen. It's completely black and no longer responsive. I've been using scrypy to control the device. It has twrp installed and its rooted. However, I want to ...
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Reinstall apps/services via phone directly?

I uninstalled certain apps/services via adb, then disabled the USB Debugging option. After restart the phone's settings option is not working. Please suggest how to enable developer options, usb ...
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Data Acquisition/Live Boot/Flashing What Can I Run using USB on a Boot Looping Android Device?

I am wondering if there might be a way for me to get some to "live boot" my bootlooping Samsung Galaxy S7 G930A (AT&T model, qualcomm snapdragon with locked bootloader) for data recovery ...
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Why does the app Automate require ADB?

I need to set up an app-killing service for unrooted Android 9 devices using Automate. The service has to launch automatically at device start and keep sending kill commands to selected system (!) ...
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Adb refuses to see my phone, lsusb has no problems

After installing android-tools-adb and android-tools-fastboot from a ppa and adding: SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTR{idVendor}=="18d1", MODE="0666", GROUP="plugdev", ...
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Unlock Android with Pattern Lock Without Losing Data

I have HTC One M7 which I wasn't using from 2018. So I forgot pattern lock but I want check data on this smartphone. It's good scope to develop and practice with Android. What I've learn till now: ...
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I can't connect my pc's Ethernet to my mobile

I have an ethernet connection in my pc, but the administrator banned it's Wifi connection. I want to connect my pc's internet through USB, but I don't know how to connect it. Whenever I use USB ...
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How to get USB debugging on ZTE Z233VL?

I've been trying to get USB debugging on the ZTE Z233VL, to possibly install apps. The issue is that I've been trying to look up "Where does Android keep the configuration on if USB debugging is ...
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Can I enable USB debugging on Fig Flip II (Kosher OS)?

I have Fig Flip II running on Kosher OS (Android 11) on which Developer Options is blocked, so when I press the build number 7 times, nothing happens. I can't install apps on the phone. When I try ...
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Bypass lockscreen PIN with broken screen (Android 7)

I've a Huawei P9 Plus running Android 7 with unlocked bootloader and TWRP installed. My screen is broken so I need to mirror my screen with scrcpy. I've tried ton of guides like this one to enable USB ...
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ADB not working with Samsung Galaxy A20e

I wish to connect via ADB to a Samsung Galaxy A20e, but my computer won't detect the phone. I'm running Arch Linux and lsusb doesn't show anything about this phone when it's connected via USB. What I'...
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Connect to ADB without confirming the box(Usb debugging is enable)

I have an Android with a broken screen and I want to access the Android without ADB check to see the Android screen in Windows. (USB debugging is already active and the problem is only in confirming ...
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What is scrcpy OTG mode and how does it work?

In scrcpy documentation an OTG mode is mentioned. How is that working without adb and what can we do with that?
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Enabling USB debugging with broken screen (is it possible to connect external screen via usb 2.0 OTG?)

The phone is Asus Zenfone 3 ZE553KL. The screen is black and touch is not working. The phone is locked with a pattern. Power, volume buttons and navigation bar at the bottom work. Is there any way to ...
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extract data from phone with oem unlocked and usb debugging enabled password?

My huawei mate 20 lite phone was stolen in afu state, there is a pin code on the screen, but usb debugging is on and I removed the oem lock, in this case, can my data on the phone be accessed?
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Is it possible to make Android Emulator appear as an USB device on my Linux machine?

I need to access both ADB and MTP from one emulated device. May be there is some ready-made solution that can emulate android device via usb device emulating? All that I found is an android kernel ...
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How do I enable USB debugging on an android phone with an unresponsive screen?

I have a Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 with a broken screen, the screen is black and unresponsive. I found an app that I can use to mirror my phone screen to my PC so I can recover my Google Authenticator ...
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Android interfacing with phone with a broken screen

Screen is 100% dead black. What are your options? What can you do from the PC with a phone with a broken screen? I can find plethora of software promising you to do all kind of magic, but half of them ...
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No charging or transfer despite USB debugging and working cable

Device: Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 lite (SM-T110) OS: Android 4.2.2 I want to connect the device with my computer. In the developer settings I activate USB Debugging - but nothing happens. There is also no ...
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How to recover data from a Huawei P30 Lite with a black screen?

I'd like to recover messages, photos and videos if possible. I know the PIN code to the device and I believe both the fingerprint scanner and face recognition are working just fine. Device: Huawei P30 ...
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Smartwatch: forcing a factory reset without USB debugging?

I recently made a mistake on my watch "h1-c-aladeng"(watch model) or "Lanix Ilium LT510"(the model in "Find My Device"). I now can look at the smartwatch and can't do ...
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How can I extend the length of the batterystats history?

I am doing some power consumption analysis using Batterystats and Battery Historian. The problem that I am facing is that the length of history I can get from the phones varies widely form brand to ...
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How can I fix the phone bricked?

My phone has just bricked after I do something using ADB and now I can't do anything to it. I can't hard reset, The volume part is broken off and does not respond only power button, The touch screen ...
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Accessing An Android Device With Broken Screen Via ADB and Unauthorized Machine in 2022

I've done a lot of experimentation on this, but can't seem to get anywhere. I'm looking for guidance on recovering data from my broken Android phone(s). It seems like this is going to require some ...
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scrcpy access problem with Linux

I have 2 Android devices: a tablet from Denver and a cell phone from Xiaomi (Redmi 9C), I installed scrcpy on my MX Linux pc, I have no problem to access tablet through scrcpy, but when I tried with ...
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How to connect Xiaomi 12 with Mac?

I just recently bought a new Xiaomi 12 (MIUI 13.0.17 Global) and I cannot connect with USB to my Macbook Pro (OSX 12.1) The issue starts with the prompt (selecting between MTP, File transfer, charging,...
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How to turn off debugging in Android 10. Menu is missing developer options?

I have a bank application that won't run because it says something about Android Bridge and debugging over USB or something like that. I would love to share the exact message but it flips on and off ...
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Is it possible to dump the internal storage of an unrooted, boot-looping Android 9 with locked bootloader?

Is it possible to dump the internal storage of an unrooted, boot-looping Android 9 with locked bootloader via USB or to SD card, e.g. using some firmware tool in download or recovery mode? If YES, ...
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How to use adb to take dumpstate logs on a Samsung device during device setup after first power on?

I need to get dumpstate logs on a Samsung Fold device during device setup after first power on (after new binary flashing or factory reset). I am unable to set debug level high through *#9900# because ...
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Remotely Enable USB Debugging on my Samsung S8+ when the screen is dead

My Samsung S8+ recently had its screen die. I am trying to use Vysor to mirror the screen onto my laptop, but I cannot turn on USB Debugging due to the dead screen. Is there a way to remotely enable ...
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How do you record the first time setup of an Android device without USB Debugging enabled?

I'm trying to record the initial setup of an Android phone/tablet for my company but i'm running into an issue where none of the Android to PC mirroring programs work during this part without having ...
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How is "rooted debugging" allowed on a non-rooted phone?

I just installed Lineage 18.1 (Android 11) on an old phone. Per the Lineage website, "Lineage is not rooted by default." However, I am surprised to see the option "rooted debugging"...
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How can I allow USB debugging from a new computer when I have a broken screen?

I am able to access my Android phone via "USB debugging" from one computer. I'd like to allow a second computer the same privilege, but when I plug it in there it says "device ...
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How to Enable Developer Mode (USB Debugging) for a Gabb Phone Z2?

I've been looking around the internet trying to find a way to enable USB Debugging. Looks like there was a way until Gabb patched it. I've tried all of these ways Searching for the autofill on the ...
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Is it possible to unlock a phone with usb debugging disabled?

I forgot the password of my old phone and even taking it to experts told me that it turns out impossible to recover data or unlock the phone. The phone is an honor 10 with Android OS 8.1. Is it really ...
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How unlock very old phone (Xperia X10) using ADB?

I have a very old Xperia X10 phone with a broken touch (you can see everything on the screen). I would like to recover an important video from it (it is on the phone's memory, not on the SD card). I ...
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How to see Android from "Windows Remote Desktop Connection" if Android is connected to Windows via USB?

I have Windows 10 computer C1 (home computer) and I have Windows Server computer C2 (work computer) and I am running "Windows Remote Desktop Connection" from C1 to access C2. I have quite ...
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If I enable adbd LAN tcp 5555, does it mean any app or LAN device can connect port 5555 to get a shell permission?

I have a Android 8 TV box. In developer settings, I can enable/disable USB debug. After enable, any device in LAN can use adb connect <ip> to connect to (no password or auth required) and ...
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Phone won't automatically reconnect to the mobile internet

My phone (Xiaomi Redmi Note 10, Android 11) spontaneously disconnects from the mobile internet after being connected for a couple of hours, and it won't automatically reconnect. Can stay unconnected ...
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How to transfer USB debugging authorization permission from one laptop to another?

I have an Android device with Android 5.0. I turned on USB debugging and connected it to one laptop. The android device displayed a pop-up for USB debugging authorization, I allowed it. After a few ...
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Is there a way to enable Android debugging by PC?

I'm trying to turn on debugging on my Samsung Galaxy J5 so I can use adb shell rm /data/system/gesture/.key and unlock my phone screen so I don't have to reset it and lose all its data (but it's ...
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Stuck on fastboot mode, usb debugging turned off

I rooted my Alldocube iplay 30 pro and uninstalled a few system apps before rebooting. Right after, it got stuck in fastboot mode and i cant do anything about it. USB debugging is turned off and I ...
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I connected my phone with usb debugging to an infected computer

I have a computer that used to have malware. During the time it had malware, I connected my phone to it with usb debugging (was unaware of the malware). I have no signs of malware but I'm still ...
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Malware propgating through usb debugging

Summary: Computer probably had malware. Didn't know. Connected phone to use as midi. Could have turned on usb debugging or usb tethering to see if that helped without knowing what it does as I was an ...
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Pixel 4A ArcaneOS removal/Sideload USB debugging/ unlock bootloader

So I've swapped my Redmi for a used Pixel 4A which has this ArcaneOS installed. The issue is that there is no build number in about phone section so I can't really flash anything. My question is if I ...
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How to enable usb debugging with locked screen in Samsung Galaxy A51?

I forgot my pattern to unlock my phone and I rebooted it, so no way to use finger print or facial recognition. I want to remove the gesture.key file with adb command but USB debugging option needs to ...
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