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how to always show homescreen after unlocking?

It seems that the only way to get this without automation is having the habit of pressing "show desktop" before locking. In case, you are not against automation, you can accomplish your request with ...
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What might prevent ADB from writing to a Settings.Secure key?

Problem solved. I had the app SystemUI Tuner installed, which can manage such settings and apparently had a way to make its own preferences persist even if a setting were changed by another method, ...
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Audio recorder triggered by global long press gesture

I'm thinking there are at least 5 good approaches to help out your friend: Take a close look at Android's and Samsung's accessibility services. I haven't had the best experiences with Samsung ...
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Double tap to zoom on Pixel 3a chrome browser?

Since Chrome 32, Google started removing the 300ms to allow the double tap to zoom in or out for mobile sites. For many years, mobile browsers applied a 300-350ms delay between touchend and click ...
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Imitate a swipe down gesture periodically

Use Macrodoid. It offers 5 macros for free. On the Triggers tab, under the Device Events section, select Screen On/Off then Screen On. On the Actions tab, under the Device Actions section, select UI ...
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How to swiftly hide on-screen keyboard with a gesture?

Install Xposed edge module (see the help and support section on basics of how to use this module) In preferences gesture on soft keyboard is enabled by default. Disable that (optional) Choose an ...
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How can I switch keyboards using gesture navigation only(no navigation bar)? (OnePlus 5t)

Android 9 "improved" this problem, as navigation bar is default hidden. My Bank app has a feature which is a keyboard and helps a lot to make payments during chats in WhatsApp and SMS, but now it's ...
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How can I switch keyboards using gesture navigation only(no navigation bar)? (OnePlus 5t)

Some keyboards may provide such features. E.g., Gboard allows you to hold the spacebar to bring up different languages and input methods. I've tried some Chinese keyboards as well, but I don't ...
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How can I enable swipe for back in Chrome for Android

With newer version of Chrome for Android, it's possible to go back or forward by swiping left or right from the edge of the screen. If it's not enabled by default, follow the steps below: In the ...
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