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tablet icecream will not connect to public internet

I can open wifi on. I can connect. Then it wants to open the log in page but fails. Instead i get a fail page. I even tried wiping to factory settings. Nothing seems to help. It has no slot for a ...
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HSP Profile not working on connecting via Android Settings Dialog

I am a newbie on bluetooth & facing a few basic problems. I am currently working on an android voice assistant application, trying to make it work with bluetooth headsets. If I connect to ...
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Long time to reconnect to cellular data: LG V20

When my phone loses cellular data, it can take several minutes for it to find the network again if left to itself. But, manually switching to Airplane Mode and back again will reestablish the ...
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What is stored in gatekeeper.*.key?

What is stored in the files named gatekeeper.*.key? I understand that it's related to the screen lock, but does it contain the KEK?
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Google Pixel is stuck at “Pixel is starting”

I have an original Google Pixel running Android Pie. I have just encountered a problem wherein one of these things has happened: When I boot up to the white Google logo, it will stay loading with the ...
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On body detection problem [on hold]

I can't turn On-body Detection off and I want to get rid of it. I keep on trying to turn it off but it just kicks me out the app. Also fix your standards. I've tried to search it up but I can't find ...
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TWRP asking for a password when one is not set [duplicate]

My smartphone is the original Google Pixel. The bootloader on this device is unlocked. A week or so ago, I decided to boot into TWRP to do some stuff with my data. Before booting into it the first ...
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How to recover personal data on an Android phone which is in a bootloop?

Is there a way to recover the internal storage (images, video, photos, notes, app data, music, etc) of an Android phone which is currently in a bootloop? Additional info: Wiping the cache partition ...
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How does degoogling affect battery?

Google apps especially play services show on top in RAM consumption and always have few processes running. Also these apps are very bulky. By degoogling I mean disabling GSF & Google play ...
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Custom recovery for Samsung galaxy a50 [on hold]

I would like to know if there is a TWRP or any other custom recovery for a50. Also, if it is possible to flash a custom gsi onto the device using fastboot. ALSO, My PC cant see that my phone is in ...
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i have several phones that i need to remote start an app on phones

is it possible to start an app from another app on android? I cannot find any app that exists already that would perform this task.
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Android: how to increase system partition and decrease data partition?

A very bad situation I want to install the Lineage 16 OS on Nexus 5 Without apps it install Ok With google apps(I select pico package arm, wich is under 100 MB) not and give error system partition ...
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VLC playlists not working

I currently have VLC 3.0.13 installed on a Sony xperia z3 running 6.0.1. The problem I am about to describe is the same on another phone with 7.1.2 installed. I have 50gb of media including music, ...
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I need a customized ROM for samsung tab A 2016 (SM-T580) [on hold]

I have a samsung TabA 2016 (sm-t580) originally with Android 6 and I have upgrade it to Android 8.. I need a ROM/firmware to downgrade it to Android 6 . I tried several firmwares official & ...
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How does an app (e.g. Whatsapp) automatically detect when the phone receives a 2FA SMS verification code without being granted SMS read permissions? [duplicate]

When installing some apps (for example Whatsapp) the user is required to receive a verification code on the phone via SMS. I have noticed that some apps automatically verify this code as soon as the ...
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Adding string to init [duplicate]

I've changed some parameters in Intel p-state drivers but it resets after reboot so I decided to run it at system boot. Unfortunately I'm not sure which file to edit. echo 1 > /sys/devices/system/...
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How do I find sim slot based on the phone number entered? [on hold]

In my app, the user enters his/her phone number. The user wants to fire an auto reply with the same number everytime he/she receives a incoming call or missed call or does an outgoing call. What I'm ...
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Samsung prime j7 and samsung a20 no notification

When I or my wife send each other a text message we both receive a notification sound but if we carry on sending texts to each other we don't receive anymore notification. Is this right or can you set ...
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How to watch chrome history of my friend, who is logged in from my gmail id?

What i did - I have signed in, one of my friend's android phone (its samsung j2) with my gmail id. What i want - I want to monitor his phone's youtube and chrome browsing history using my gmail id ...
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Is it possible to prevent an android from slowing down in just 2 or 3 years or even 4 years

I know that SSDs wear out with time but it takes a long amount of time for the wear out noticeable affect performance (not 2 or three years). I can TRIM the SSD as far as I know to bring back it's old ...
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How can I block ads in Facebook videos

I have installed AdGuard Pro and have installed all the filters. Nearly every video I watch on Facebook (only when using my Android phone) becomes interrupted by a video ad. In contrast, my partner ...
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“Moisture has been detected” even after 2 weeks, also in safe mode

Two weeks ago my Samsung Galaxy S10e got a bit wet while in my pocket under heavy rain. The phone did not go inside water, but it was pretty wet. Since then, I got this message from time to time when ...
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Cannot unlock bootloader on Mediatech tablet

I have a tablet that someone gave me to fix. It is just some generic chinese mediatek tablet. It hangs forever at boot. The android logo pops up and then it just sits there in the animation forever. I ...
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Anyone know which template is that? [on hold]

i saw some dictionary app on play store. Diffrent people used same app for their projects. here some examples https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.dictionary.psychologymb&hl=tr ...
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Is there some sort of smallest IDE through with Android programming can be done? [on hold]

I have 8 GB of RAM, i5 processor in a Laptop which dual booted with Ubuntu 19.04 and Windows 10 Pro. Android is one of my subjects. I need to pass the exam. 90% of the time I use Linux Distro which in ...
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App folders about app that i have delated [duplicate]

how is it possible that in the file manager there are app folders about app that I have deleted for some time? And they also have a last modified date recorded after the app was canceled!
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How disk space is used on Android device?

I have critical low storage level and can't understand how that's possible that the installed applications can use 7 GB? I only use a few social media clients without any games or soft like Photoshop. ...
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How is the list of apps allowed to install another apps populated?

On Android 8.1, If I go to "Settings" > "Apps & Notifications" > "Advanced" > "Special App Access" > "Install unknown apps", what determines which app are in this list ? On my phone, ...
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How do I disable Samsung boot animation stretch, or how do I enable normal bootanimation.zip

When I import a custom bootsamsung.qmg The animation is stretched and does not look like its supposed to. Does anyone know how to disable the stretch or whatever happens during boot. Also, I there a ...
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Does Google Play Store change apks with time

I have a trivial app up at the Play Store. It calculates its own keyed checksum and displays the results. The Play Store checksum is always different than that of the uploaded apk file. I understand ...
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Is it possible to provide custom dimensions to my android application? [on hold]

I want my android application to occupy some customized space (like top left corner of the application and device coincide, with the app occupying 1/4 of the width of the device and 3/4 of the height) ...
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Pixel keeps removing Smart Lock devices

Phone Google Pixel OS Android 9 I connect my phone to my car using Bluetooth, and to use it hands free it must be unlocked. I use Smart Lock to achieve this, by adding my car as a Bluetooth device to ...
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Which app created a “ .chat_temp” folder in my file menagement? [duplicate]

Do you know which app could created a folder called”.chat_temp? I didn’t find anything in Google. I have other folders called for example: .face .sems or .dwnld and in google i found explications, but ...
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Samsung galaxy gt-19070, wiped system in twrp

I use Samsung galaxy gt-19070 that runs under cyanogenmod with rooted and bootloader unlocked. I recently wiped my system in twrp and my phone is stuck in "android is starting". Please help! Thank you....
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Pixel USB C Earbuds choppy sound skipping music

On a HUAWEI P20 lite (Nova E3) I have tried the basics in sound and use audio though USB I was told on Reddit that they would work in the devices sub/ Also, when I try to answer a call, it hangs up. ...
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How do I make the accessibility reads the TextView and RadioButton together? [on hold]

I set android:focusable="true" in the constraint. Focusable="false" in the TextView and the RadioButton. Adding FocusableByDefault="false", I tried too. But the Talkback still reads the text only. My ...
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mdadm and other services in android x86 8.1

I have been reading up on android x86 lately and would like to know if it can read /dev/md0 (RAID5) created by mdadm (with ext4 partition on it) and whether it is possible to use applications such as ...
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.chat_temp folder [duplicate]

What’s “.chat_temp” folder in my internal storage(LG file manager)? Which app created this folder? (I don’t have facebook, facebook messanger and Sbapchat). Thank you!
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How can I launch a system app that doesn't appear in the app drawer?

Just for context, I have an unrooted OnePlus 6. There's a system app called "Zen Mode" (not in the play store) that gives you notifications when you use your phone for 2 hours. I tapped on the ...
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Notification icons smiley face [duplicate]

Does anyone know what this notification icon means or what app it goes to? I know the one is Pandora but the smiley face has me baffled.
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App for grocery store items not on sale [on hold]

I live in Canada. I know about the Flipp app, which allows you to search grocery store items that are on sale. Is there an app where you can search items that are regular price along with items ...
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Fastboot Xiaomi system partition problem

I am trying to upgrade Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite to Android Pie via fastboot ROM images. It was on Oreo, initially. Had TWRP installed in boot.img because it is an A/B slots device. TWRP is officially ...
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How to display the console logo during recording of a gameplay

I am using the Google Play Games app for creating recordings. During recording of a game play, there is a console logo which gets recorded, too, as well as notifications. How to avoid that?
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How do I get the position on click of a button in RecyclerView? [on hold]

Above is my recycler view that contains the Item name and a Button. What I want to do is retrieve the position. I have tried using getAdapterPosition() and also used a Toast to display the position(...
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Google account's history email recipients not available on Android Gmail app

I have an LG V35 ThinQ currently running Android version 9. I have multiple accounts set up on the phone including Google, Facebook, Microsoft Exchange, etc. They're all set to auto-sync. When I ...
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How do I update the emoji set for standard messaging applications?

I have a basic compatibility problem with emoji: the emoji available on one Android device (Android 8.1) do not match those available on a second (Android 6.0?) in applications including the SMS ...
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Google keeps moving my (favourite) contacts to the “other contacts” section in Google Contacts

So, this has been bugging me for a while. A few months ago, I wanted to call up an old friend of mine, but couldn't find his contact anywhere. I just wrote it off as weird bug (maybe user error on my ...
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How to share VPN connection with devices on hotspot?

I use a VPN on my Galaxy S8+ and I am looking for a way to be able to share my ExpressVPN connection via hotspot to be able to connect devices such as Xbox One and a Smart TV. Currently cannot use a ...
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How do I prevent/remove/disable/stop system update 13 on my Android (V8) Moto Z (2) Verizon phone?

"Software not updated to PCX29.159-21... restart deferred Aug.I19." (This post on Aug. 21). Right now my phone is still Android v8 until I restart it. I DO NOT WANT new updated system software (to Pie ...
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Is there a way to get pictures out of a nonfunctional Samsung Note 4? [duplicate]

My Samsung Note 4 has been acting up lately and is now practically dead. It doesn't turn on whatever the method is. As much as I want to let it go, it holds a lot of pictures that I didn't put on my ...

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