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Allow rotate into portrait mode but do not rotate external display

Try these instructions, using a computer with adb installed and your phone connected: Android Jelly Bean (4.2) locks HDMI rotation by default. You can unlock by the instruction of this commit. Add ...
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How to extend screen on a secondary monitor in Android-x86?

A quick check of android-x86.org shows at the bottom: Development (2019/10) What we are working on now Android 10 (Q release) porting (q-x86 branch) Upgrade kernel to 4.19 or newer OpenGL ES ...
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Can a phone act as computer replacement?

You can accomplish this with Samsung Dex. What you'll need: A Compatible Samsung smartphone. As of the time of this post, this includes the S8, S9, S10, Note8, and Note9. Either the Dex Pad or Dex ...
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How to connect both a monitor and a keyboard to a LG G3?

Use your slimport to charge and HDMI and get a bluetooth keyboard and mouse, that is the optimal configuration. The only dumb thing LG didn't predicted is to turn off the phone display when you are ...
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How to duplicate screen on a secondary monitor in Phoenix OS?

Replace with this command on grub.cfg (if dual boot with Windows 10, then search how to edit grub.cfg on Windows 10): menuentry 'Phoenix OS--ext display' --class android-x86 { insmod part_gpt ...
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Using your smartphone as Laptop and Desktop with a DisplayLink-Setup (with S7 for example)

Not having MHL is not problematic. Most recent Android phone will be able to act as host and therefore talk with a docking station with DisplayLink technology inside. You simply need the app and an ...
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USB-C port not working as a host to use with USB OTG or HDMI adapter

It turns out that my device is not HDMI-compatible and will not transmit over that adapter (or any other, apparently). Props to Robert for finding a (generic?) listing over here: https://en....
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Allow rotate into portrait mode but do not rotate external display

I know this is an old post but I was just dealing with a similar issue but trying to cast the screen of a Pixel 2 device to a portrait screen and was running into a lot of issues. The main problem ...
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Can someone please help me understand this Linux command?

`blockdev --getsize /dev/sdb2` (in backticks) is a command to get partition size, where /dev/sdb2 is the (encrypted) partition and most likely has a different name on your pc <Put the 16-byte hex ...
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How to extend screen on a secondary monitor in Android-x86?

This feature is not yet available. You could instead switch between your screens by adding video=LVDS-1:d to your grub configuration file.
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Is there a way to control an android device with an external touchscreen?

Touchscreens are basically two devices. The image to the monitor is usually fed from the tablet via mhl or hdmi. The touch functionality is via usb to the Android tablet or phone from the monitor. ...
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Mirroring an Android display via Android Studio

TLDR; Yes because it receives touch events. Why? I have even done this with the original iPhone 2G back with a jailbreak. Basically I would copy the configuration files from a working jailbroken ...
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Is it possible to run video over type-C smartphones?

If your PC happens to have a WiFi adapter, you don't need to care about the connection type and can stream video content to your device via an application like Plex or Moon VR Player for example. ...
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Here is display mirroring by usb cable with the S7, but the S7 does not supports MHL and DisplayLink is also not used. So how does this work?

There is no driver in this video. MOB stands for mobile. It is using screen mirroring through debugger. Both systems are full Android machines, it's not just a display. MHL is to connect just a ...
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Using your smartphone as Laptop and Desktop with a DisplayLink-Setup (with S7 for example)

use chromecast. The setup would be:- A chromecast connected to a display by HDMI port the phone connected by bluetooth keyboard and mouse(Something like Logitech K480) the phone charged by usb. ...
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Use an android phone as a monitor screen with AV-in wire?

EasyCap capture devices work fine - I've used one to set up/test a security webcam. The same (built-in USB OTG) drivers are also used for many endoscopes and microscopes that display on Android. BTW ...
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Use an android phone as a monitor screen with AV-in wire?

Use easy cap ... easy cap is generally used for fpv in multirotors which has also the same purpose as yours. It takes an av input and decodes it to give an output in the phone. Check here.. http://...
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How can I display my Android on my PC monitor?

No need to pay for an expensive hardware connector. You can simply use Screen Stream Mirroring app for Android :) -> I think and I hope it answers well to your question.
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