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`adb shell mv` moves files but app doesn't work anymore, while it works if I move the same files via file manager

Your main problem is that you move files and folder between special sections of the file-system: from app-private folder where only the app has access to /sdcard a special folder where you can not ...
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Pixel 7 Pro on Android 13 does not natively recognize exFAT-formatted 4tb Crucial X10 USBC SSD

This was dumb. Crucial put a 15MB unformatted, locked partition at offset 1024k that has no partition/fs data. Android hooked that first, useless, partition and ignored the second. I went into ...
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How to Find Where an App Is Installed? Find an App's Install Location

Apps on the internal storage are stored under /data/app/. Apps on external storage are stored as .asec files under the .android_secure folder. System apps are stored under /system/app/. The asec files ...
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Can I get back an image that displayed momentarily in the camera finder?

Most likely the preserved image you saw after unlocking the phone was still saved somewhere in RAM by the graphic driver. Waking up the camera takes a few milliseconds so you could see the old image ...
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Share as file on filesystem?

Send to SD card is a very simply app that does exactly that. Not updated since 2015 unfortunately. I also found Share to File System which I haven't tried and has only 1k downloads and last updated ...
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