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How do I change temperature units in Android Wear's Weather app?

I contacted Fossil who said that the temperature units on the watch are based on the language setting you select when you set up the watch. If you select US English, then it will be Fahrenheit (...
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Grant notification access via ADB

For Android 9 or above use this: adb shell cmd notification allow_listener com.mypackage.app/com.mypackage.app.mylistener For any other Android version below 9 use this: adb shell settings put ...
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Is there an English locale with SI units?

Try setting the locale to Canadian english (en_CA) which sets its units to metric. Things like dates and currency are fairly compatible with the US. You could always set the dictionary for spell ...
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Android Wear says it needs to update Google Play Services but nothing happens

I ran into the same issue recently when using transit app. This is how i updated Google Play Service. On your Android Wear go to settings -> About -> Versions -> Google Play services. When you press ...
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2 votes

Find owner of Android Wear watch

Try the following apps: Google, Hangouts, Agenda, Messenger. I was browsing through my Moto 360 and those had some infomation.
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Android Wear "Google" app only shows weather info

Google Now on Android Wear can not be customised. It will get all cards from the phone that are "compatible". Here is a list of compatible cards on Android Wear: Stocks Weather Reminders Sports ...
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How to mute phone completely but keep watch's notifications vibrate?

There is an option in the Android Wear app to mute your phone when the watch is connected. This will mute your phone (even stop it from vibrating) but your watch will vibrate (for all notifs that ...
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How to enable developer mode to install apps via ADB for this cheap Android Watch?

If its an Android Wear watch (and it seems so) there is no options on the watch directly. It depends on the phone it is paired with, and all the options are available on your phone. I have a Moto360 ...
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How do I change temperature units in Android Wear's Weather app?

It's because your phone language is set to US English. Just change your handphone language to another type of English, such as English (United Kingdom), then the weather on your watch will change to ...
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LG Watch Style USB Debugging - computer not recognizing presence of watch

Looks like the LG Watch Style's charger has NO DATA PIN. The workaround for me was to use Bluetooth debugging, you will need an Android phone with a USB cable and a computer running the ADB server. ...
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Samsung Galaxy Buds immense RAM requirement

I think this is just a misunderstanding: The Galaxy Buds don't need 1.5 GB RAM free (nor do they use 1.5 GB RAM). The requirement means that your Android device needs to have at least 1.5 GB RAM ...
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Disable bluetooth calling on Android Wear

Usually you can specify in bluetooth settings for each audio device whether it handles Call Audio and/or Media Audio. So turn Media Audio Off for your watch and On for your headset.
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Is it possible to port an Android application to Android Wear?

They are so different, it would not be easy to emulate the items missing on the watch such as the keyboard, size of the screen. And there are watch versions of some android apps. I tried some, but ...
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Grant notification access via ADB

adb shell into your device and do cmd appops set package.name PERMISSION_NAME {allow/ignore} Edit: I don' think this will work with notification access. Anyway, the command for changing system ...
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Why does Play Store on Android Wear claim ten updates when there are only two?

Not a coincidence. The Wear OS 2.x device's Play Store shows the pending updates both on the Wear device and the phone. This is because Wear OS 2.x allows standalone wear apps, and they can be ...
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Stop weather forecast calendar events on smart watch

If you stumble upon the same issue - here's a solution, that worked perfectly 4me: https://support.google.com/calendar/thread/6260804?msgid=22824877
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Continuous pairing request from a smart watch

It is an issue across most Android wear devices, Wear 2.0 and any watch. You'll see this issue all over the Internet. I have two Moto 360's and both constantly have pair requests with my Android 7 ...
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What version of Android Wear is on Motorola Moto Sport?

Currently it's Android Wear 2.0. According to news on Lenovo website, the Moto 360 Sport was in-line to receive this update (which was available sometime around September 2017) One reddit user also ...
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Android Wear system updates origin

The updates for Android Wear OS are released by Google. As depicted in the image below. Find the source of image here Hope this satisfies your query.
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How to run app in Kiosk mode with Wear 2.0?

Self-answering for now, this seems to be an issue in Wear 2.0 - see https://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=232628 I'd be happy to know of any workarounds though!
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How can I tell if an Android app supports Wear, before installing it?

Not sure on the web side when viewing from a computer, viewing the app in the Play Store on your mobile device it'll show a watch icon in the Description area right above "Read More". If you hit "...
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"Try Again On Your Phone" error—Android Wear

Please refer to this thread at Product Forums It states that update is on its way. You can use install "Google" app beta version and everything will start working like it should.
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Task Manager and profiler for Android Wear apps

I've been unable to find any profiling apps designed for Android smartwatches. However, its been reported that Trepn Profiler can be used with Android Wear smartwatches. Here is a screenshot of Trepn ...
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How to enable developer mode to install apps via ADB for this cheap Android Watch?

You should follow the steps mentioned here: Creating and Running a Wearable App. It's quite similar to the phone : go to Settings -> About, then tap on the Build Number seven times. It will enable ...
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How is the resolution of round watches calculated?

Apparently the same as square watches, but you can only see about 78.54% of the screen as the corners are cut off. Square area = width * width Circle area = PI * 0.5width * 0.5width Whatever width you ...
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Moto 360 Allow Wear Debugging

Just an update to the above. Google has removed the "Debugging over Bluetooth" option from the Wear OS app some time in 2021. If you need to enable this feature, downgrade to an older ...
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