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S7 edge exynos lost 60% of Geekbench 4 Performance

When I run CPU Benchmark in may 2018, I had 2000/5600. Now, I get 800/2650. Everything but Crypto score has taken a huge hit. I want to find out why. I have not changed anything significant about my ...
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Can't translate Quora question from Italian to English

I have English and Italian set up in the Quora app. However, if I write a question in Italian and then click on the the dots button on the right I do not see a translate question button. It seems the ...
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Air browse or air scroll

I wanted to add air browse or air scroll feature on my huawei phone. i tried different air gesture apps but they are not working. any solutions please?
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Xperia L not booting to TWRP

I installed TWRP in my rooted Sony Xperia L using the TWRP Official App. The app said that the flashing was successful. Then, when I give adb reboot recovery command, it boots into the stock recovery. ...
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How can I access Internal Storage + SD Card as a drive on Windows?

On an unrooted Samsung phone, how can I access and modify the files on both /sdcard/ (internal storage) and the actual SD card, from my computer, as real folders and files (not PTP/MTP/etc which don't ...
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Any way to “play” a contact's number as DTMF via speaker?

I bought a lovely old phone from the 70's that only "talks" the pulse dial mode: I connected it to my router and it can succesfully receive calls. When I try to dial out it does not work because the ...
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failed to restored saved contacts on gmail Android TECHNO Y2

I have many options like google account setting , but i dont see any way to click and restore my contacts i saved on my email .i reset it and i am still using the same phone , however sim contacts are ...
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How can I get Ethernet adapter and still be able to charge my tablet

I found this adapter to add Ethernet to my android phone, but looks like doesnt power the device. Is there a way to have Ethernet connection and still be able to charge the device at the same time? ...
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What kind of applications use internet on the background? [duplicate]

Viewed the list of applications that use Wi-FI and came across what is shown on the image below. What it is? Virus? Instead of Google I use F-Droid. Root is there, but only Total Commander and ...
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Sharing crashes in all apps

The sharing function in all apps crash on my phone. No matter what app I use, as long as I click on the share button, the app crashes and restarts before showing the list of apps I can share with. My ...
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How to show all unread notifications on Huawei Honor phone?

So I just got a Huawei Honor Play, and love the phone. Great phone for an outstanding price. Only trouble I'm having is the lock screen notifications. What appears to be happening is that when new ...
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Paid app on computer (via google play store) but installed on phone as 'unknown sources' (not via the play store)

I just paid for 2 apps on my computer logging into the play store. But I installed them on my phone as .APKs so how to have the free versions turn into paid?
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USB Bluetooth Dongle is not use in Android Oreo OS [closed]

I am using USB Bluetooth Dongle. I am trying to connect with my Android phone (Android version 8.0). But, it is not connect with any android phone with Android Oreo OS. Please give suggestion what I ...
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How to access an encrypted external SD card with all apps?

I have encrypted both the device and the external SD card of a previously unencrypted Samsung phone running Android 6.0.1. After encrypting the SD card, apparently some apps can not access the files ...
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Is there a way to backup “drivers” the same way we do on PCs?

I have a dual-booting Windows 10 tablet that has an Android side. I want to wipe it clean including the Windows side and fresh install PhoenixOS on it. I poked around PhoenixOS but the touch screen, ...
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Lost play store

I was trying to fix the 491 issue and apparently followed badadvice uninstalled and the entire Play Store app disappeared from my phone I can't seem to get it reinstalled help please
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Connect to a phone with ssh connect [duplicate]

I learned that android is a variant of Linux. With *nix, I could connect to another machine within the LAN (with identical wifi) by SSH $ ssh assistant@assistant.local algorithms@assistant.local's ...
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Why separate app for each application instead of browser-based applications? [closed]

Since browsers and JavaScript are so visually capable, why are so many smartphone apps developed as a separate app, and not as a browser-based web applications that are much less dependent on the OS ...
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What is this icon for its the up down arrow on the left [duplicate]

It's on the left side of the notification bar with the up down arrow thing
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ANDROID PRINTING | Default Print Service | how to print files

UPDATED-STATEMENT: 20190110@112441@THU Post created OS: Android 8.0.0 (oreo) Printing Service: Android's "Default Print Service" A Service that's new but nobody is talking about it? Does it even ...
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Why does Android OS need custom ROMs for OS upgrades?

I have a discontinued LG L5 E455 Android phone that came with Android 4.1.2 OS. I am forced to upgrade the OS because most of the apps I need to install are not compatible with this version of OS, ...
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I can't get into my Samsung Galaxy tablet it keep saying I need a password tried all that I know and keeps shutting screen off

Help please Samsung Galaxy tablet 4 I can't get into my tablet it keeps asking me for a password and I tried every password I know and it keeps shutting screen off
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Android ROMs - Selinux denial issue - transition [closed]

i have a bespoke deamon i am adding to my android 8.1 source tree. but i keep getting the error: type=1400 audit(21.610:3): avc: denied { transition } for pid=217 comm="init" path="/system/bin/...
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Adding notes/tasks not working in Google Assistant

When I say "note to self" or "add a note" (or "note to self buy milk"), Google should be directing that command to one of the apps that accept note commands, including Todoist, Any.do, Keep, Gmail, ...
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Microphone not working when connected to Bluetooth FM transmitter

When connected to my FM transmitter, I am able to hear audio from calls but they can hardly hear me. Similarly, if I want to use Google Assistant, I have to shout. I believe the issue is that a ...
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LAN access to HDD that is connected to my Android TV

So, I have a 2TB HDD connected to one of the USB 3.0 ports on my Sony Android Smart-TV. Now, I do not want to constantly disconnect and reconnect the HDD to put files on it. What I want: use my tv ...
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Desyncing android phone from google

We set up our daughters new phone using my husband google account. He turned off the sync for contacts on just her phone because she doesn’t need all his contacts. Several days later most of his ...
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What's this “drawer” in the task switcher and how to configure it?

I just upgraded my Samsung Galaxy S9+ to Android 9 and was wondering about this new UI element that shows up when opening the task switcher (the ||| button). In the below screenshot you can see the ...
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Hotspot Internet Problem

I am giving hotspot to laptop via android mobile but in laptop it is showing there is no any internet connection when I connect via laptop wifi. In my android phone I am using internet with 4g speed.
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Disable specific apps access to stock browser?

With a productivity lock in place with an access code that is set by someone else, the phone user cannot directly open the "stock browser" unless Android asks: Sign into public wifi network if I ...
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Screenshot as PNG instead of JPEG?

Is there a way to teach a Samsung Galaxy S9+ with Android 9 (Pie) to generate screenshots as PNG files instead of JPEG files? I was looking for such a configuration option (in Settings) but came up ...
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Android phone fails to communicate using IPv6

I observe the following problem with my Android phone (Sony Xperia XZ, Andoid Oreo 8.0.0) Though the phone seems to have a correct set of IPV6 addresses it fails to communicate when I use IPV6. the ...
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How can I shoot a 60fps video?

I have xiaomi redmi 5 plus/Note 5 that have the option to record 1080p60fps but actually the result would be 30fps .. So i have rooted and enabled camera2 api .. But I still have the same result even ...
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Whatsapp Admin Messages [closed]

Is it possible to delete the messages that come up in group admin with a blue background showing admin activity? e.g: date, admin added phone no/name, or someone left. When you tap and hold these ...
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How to remove a persistent malware?

My Samsung Note 8 has gotten very weird lately. I get programs I never have installed, and when I try to reboot/reset my device with no backup they still come up after I'm finished with the reboot. I ...
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Log with timing of system events (e,g, Flight Mode on/off)

I would like to find out at what time my phone (running Android 8.0.0) was last switched into/out of Flight (Airplane) Mode. Ideally, this would be part of a longer log with the timestamps of the last ...
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Automatically run Greenify from Macrodroid

As a way to save battery drain, I set up a macro with MacroDroid that does the following: Trigger: every 2 hours Action: kill background process, launch Greenify Constraint: when battery is below 50% ...
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Use multiple Google accounts, but allow only one to locate my phone in device manager

My question is basically identical to this question from 2016 (I would have commented on it but I don't have sufficient reputation): How to use multiple google accounts, but allow only one to locate ...
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Is it possible to control refresh rate/frequency of Android phones camera

I recorded a video of my TV screen using my android phone's camera but I was unable to stop the flickering TV screen. I tried different modes and effects in the camera app. On searching for the ...
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Root file access without root

I am using a samsung geo neo 2 smart watch i found recently i ran into a big error with it and in an effort to reset it every time i try to on this phone it keeps trying to refrence a local save which ...
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Is there a way to get the newest android version on my s7? [duplicate]

I know the battery life will probably be worst than ever but I'm not worried about that cuz I can replace and I have a battery bank. I have looked it up before but I didn't really look into it.
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Music starts playing when volume button pressed

I am using "Music" that comes with LineageOS 15.1, the app's full name shows up as org.lineageos.eleven. Occasionally, my phone starts playing music from my mp3s that I have stored on the phone. I ...
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Run windows 10 ARM on QEMU

I have downloaded the Windows 10 arm on my Android phone but the problem stops when I press any keys to boot from the CD or DVD Can anyone tell me what I can do to make it go off successfully This is ...
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Vital signs of unfamiliar software are present in safe mode: TopBuzz in Galaxy Note8

In Device Maintenance system app on Samsung Galaxy Note8, there is a TopBuzz cache shown when caches are being cleaned. Also in the safe mode. It reappears as a cleanup item every few minutes together ...
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Does Lineage OS 16 runs on Nokia 6.1?

I am looking to find if the Nokia 6.1 is able to run Lineage OS 16. I didnt find a Nokia section in the official list of supported device. I looked online and find this list from thedroidguru (same ...
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Permissions not working on Android 6.0.1

So the app requires camera permissions, however even though showing them as granted in the Android applications menu, the camera displays a white screen when being accessed in the app...After further ...
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“Weather is running” notification

Running 8.1.0 on a Moto x4: I keep getting this notification: Weather is running Tap for more information or to stop the app. If I tap and Force Stop the Weather app, it comes back before ...
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I have a Blutooth Keyboard connected with my Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro, and the Keyboard works, but I dont want the on screen keyboard

I have a Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro, and recently bought a blutooth keyboard for it. They keyboard works, but whenever i click on the area that i want to type something, the on screen keyboard shows up, ...
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Running an Android app in an encrypted container

Is there a way to encrypt apps (and appdata) on an Android device. I use an Android 7.1 device and don't want that there is any APP or especially Malware which can spy on appdata like my WhatsApp data....
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Disable star button in chrome address bar

On some websites the chrome browser on Android shoes an icon with an open circle and some stars Is there any way to remove this?

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