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Can't reinstall an app uninstalled through ADB

The solution can be found in the question Reinstall System app which is uninstalled for the current user? (which is unanswered): adb shell cmd package install-existing com.android.gallery3d Note ...
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What is the path to the trashed content of the Samsung Gallery app?

If you trash a file in Samsung Gallery app it will be renamed and moved to /sdcard/Android/.Trash/com.sec.android.gallery3d/<some_random_number>.<original file extension> The file ...
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Is there a better way to hide TV shows from the gallery?

The solution to that is pretty easy: Instead of renaming the folder to .Video (and thus "hiding" it completely), simply place a file named .nomedia inside it. That way you hide it from the media ...
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Where does Samsung's Studio app store cut videos?

This is one of the features of Samsung's Gallery app, as discussed here: The Samsung Gallery app keeps a copy of every image and video that the user edits to be able to revert the edited media back to ...
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How can I regenerate .thumbnails folder in DCIM

Looking for something else & came across this... The pathway to an apps cache has changed slightly since original posting back in 2012. In Marshmallow (at least): Settings→Apps→Gallery→Storage→...
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How can I change the naming convention of the stock camera/gallery app?

try our new app Rename Photos. It is an app that quickly and easily rename photo and video titles in the DCIM directory, where the Camera App stores it to the selected format. There are two renaming ...
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Resize photo before sending it by email?

I recommend taking a screenshot of the image, and cropping it. It should reduce the size a bit without an app.
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Pictures and videos not showing in the gallery

Workaround: In my case, the images with a very long name didn't show up in the Gallery. After I renamed them, they showed up. Update: A rename by adding one more character (in the Total Commander / X-...
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Why did a .nomedia file get added to my device? Showing 0 Image, Audio or Video Files?

I think the file got created by some app on your device. You can delete the file by using any file explorer. In the My Files app on Samsung devices you first need to go to its settings, and enable '...
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Android phone automatically deletes photos?

Photos could be removed by a cloud sync/back up application. One example is Google Photos. You may have chosen to remove photos which have already been backed up. You may not see them in the Gallery,...
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Stop Google Photos from Retaining Deleted Photos

If you are using Google Photo to backup your photos, you should also use it as your "gallery" app on your phone to manage photos. When you delete a photo in the Google Photo app, it will delete it in ...
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How to get the full path of an image viewed in the default Gallery App on the Samsung Galaxy?

I was able to figure out how to get to the path by this message and steps provided by beeshyams. The menu button on the Samsung Galaxys is the hardware Return Key. The problem is that, there isn't ...
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Should I clear my Gallery Data?

Data store by the gallery apps are thumbnails it generates to preview the pictures and videos. The Gallery app can be considered as a movie theater where you go to watch a movie (in your case, viewing ...
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Do Gallery or Google Photos create extra copies of media from other apps?

You will have only 1 copy of each media files on your device. The media files will be stored in the default location i.e:- File Explorer. The media files will also be stored on the google server ...
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Exclude folders from LG G6 stock gallery app

If it doesn't have option to exclude you can make it do that. Just use any file manager that can create file, and create file named ".nomedia" (without quotes) inside folder where are those images. ...
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Download internet pictures become low quality

I think it's to do with the resolution of the wall paper you downloaded - it's 1080 * 1920 image , which is not high enough to be scaled properly on your device without blemishes as noticed by you ...
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Is deleting our gallery after having saved our photos in Google photos safe?

The purpose of google photos is never running out of storage on your phone. So if you backup your photos on google photos you put them in a cloud storage, you can access this cloud everywhere and ...
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How to get the full path of an image viewed in the default Gallery App on the Samsung Galaxy?

Firstly, the option of installing a file explorer, as in my earlier solution (now deleted) was not tenable as the device from which pics were to copied is not OP's. OP edited his question to highlight ...
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Gallery is not opening

Your phone has malwares that hide files by adding a .nomedia file in every folder, and such folder should not be scanned and indexed by multimedia players. Download ES Explorer, go to its settings ...
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No Gallery app on Lenovo K6 Power

Recent models of Lenovo K-series are running on PURE UI, which is similar to/the same as stock Android experience, thus Lenovo did not preinstall their own Lenovo Gallery app. Some models have Google ...
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Android phone automatically deletes photos?

I actually solved the problem. In Samsung device or take any Android, there is a feature called Storage Booster which automatically deletes unnecessary data as multiple same photos from the device, so ...
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I can't install apk file: App Not Installed

Generally you can't install one manufacturer's built-in apps on another manufacturer's phone anyway. The built-in apps are written to take advantage of the specific hardware on that phone and/or extra ...
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Cloud agent has stopped working

I came across an answer at another forum and it worked for me. Sigh out of Dropbox and then sign in again. I hope it works for you all ;)
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Cloud agent has stopped working

If you have too much memory used up in your gallery delete photos. If that doesn't work what fixed it for me was logging out of drop box on my phone then logging back in. Good luck! (I also have note ...
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Gallery and Google Photo Syncing

Depends on your Google Photos app version. As of v1.23, deleting local gallery photos should prompt you -- Read more about it here As quoted in the article -- Say you took a few photos on your ...
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Photos and videos visible on phone., but impossible to import to a Mac

If the physical transfer does not work, you could try an app like WiFi File Transfer It uses your WiFi to transfer files, so that might be worth a try.
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.nomedia file not hiding newly created images. Solution?

I'm having the same problem in android 6.0 but only in the pictures and movies folders and subfolders. My solution is to remove a recreate the .nomedia after each new download! However if the folder ...
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How to identify the WhatsApp sender of a media while playing it from the gallery?

I am a member of "many" groups of which friends added me there. So, I had one idea on how to know without checking all the messages and going to Chat Rooms, etc. Just click on Group Icon, ...
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How to identify the WhatsApp sender of a media while playing it from the gallery?

You can take a look at the media's metadata. If the sender's name is there, you can identify it that way. Otherwise, you can ask WhatsApp developers to add the sender's name to the title or something. ...
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