ndsmyter
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Nexus 7 is stuck in reboot loop after full discharge
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Some devices (I don't know about the Nexus 7, but I think it will be about the same) only charge when they have still a little charge left on their battery, because - believe it or not - charging ...

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My new Nexus 7 doesn't allow me to receive apk files with bluetooth
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The reason why this isn't supported, is exactly the same as why you cannot send an .exe attached to an email. This is to prevent people from sending malicious software to phones that are not protected....

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Widgets not updating anymore
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Possible solutions you could try if you have the same problem as me (as mentioned by rajatpunkstaa; I just repeat them to be complete but give a vote up there too): Make sure any battery saving apps ...

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Install application without Google Play
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Normally phones should be able to install apps even if they are not signed. Normally your friend should be able to install your app. I was able to download the application, and I could also start the ...

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Lock screen when proximity sensor is covered
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Have a look at Smart Cover, Cover Lock, Simple Cover Lock [Beta] and others on Google Play. You can probably find other apps that maybe are better for you by just looking at the 'similar' apps section ...

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How to disable rotation during zooming in the Google Maps app?
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If I open the app, and make sure I first make a pinch movement with my fingers, it doesn't rotate the map when I rotate my fingers in the same movement afterwards. So if you want to only zoom, it is ...

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Google Nexus 4 weird sound problem
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Answer from vi.su. in comments (to make it clear for other users) Found out solution to this problem. In fact, this is not a problem at all. NFC device in the nexus phones is the source for this ...

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Contact Organizer
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I don't know which device you are using? But normally every Android phones People app should support the functionality of at least the basic information (meaning the emails, because it is Android ~ ...

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Stop old posts from reappearing in Facebook News Feed
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The problem is that Facebook wants to be smart and recommend posts for you. If you just want the most recent posts you can press the button top left of the app (some stripes on top of each other), ...

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Options for operating phone remotely
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You can hae a look at AirDroid for desktop SMS. It works as a kind of web server on your phone, which means you have to access it from a secure web page (downside: works only inside the same WiFi ...

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How can I tell why my sleeping phone occasionally gets warm (and battery is draining abnormally)?
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I think this could maybe be because of several things: You have a bad network connection. If you are on a location where there is a bad network connection, your phone will have to try very hard to ...

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How can I switch out of "Internal Beta" version in Android App Store?
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If you want to go back to the public version, you just have to leave the beta program. Leaving the beta program is done using the page for the application in the Google Play Store. Open the page of ...

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Apps can't connect to internet
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You can try one of these steps to solve it. Is the problem recently? Have you ever used the phone when this all worked? Maybe then you can try to reset your phone. By setting your phone to the ...

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How do I disable auto-sync in HTC Sync 3.3?
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According to the download page of HTC Sync Manager, HTC Desire phones should be supported. In my case when I first started the application it started loading all my media files from my pc (which took ...

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Mere presence of SD card causes all sort of issues - what can be wrong?
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tl;dr: Have you tried with another SD card already? Have you tried the SD card on another phone? Try formatting the SD card and resetting the phone. Maybe there is some problem with a file on the SD ...

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HTC One X won't charge
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I haven't had this problem with my HTC One X, I have used several adapters and all of them were charging as normal. I don't know if this will solve the problem, but you could try to do a reset of ...

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Log for WiFi on Android Tablet
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There are several applications available that will read the log. In Android there is only one major log, where everything is written to. Per application a different Tag is used in the log. So to find ...

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What is "USB storage app" under Storage of App Info?
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I guess you have to read the "USB Storage App" as the USB storage used by the app itself. So the code of the application. If your application would for instance start generating cache information, ...

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Can I install an app directly to my SD card?
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There is no such option that applies for all apps.You still have to go through your internal memory. As far as I know rooted phones also don't offer this functionality. But some apps will allow you ...

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Uses for more than 2 finger multitouch?
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tl;dr: 2 fingers is more than enough! There is no real need for more than 2 fingers on your screen. But there are some apps that allow more than 2 fingers (like already said in other answers: piano ...

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Is it possible to use two dictionaries at the same time in swype?
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You could also try to just add the words you use most of the time, even it is from a different language. That is what I do. When I'm using one language, and I need a word that is available in the ...

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Finding my Google email and password. I've made too many accounts
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I don't think there is an easy way to know which email address you used, afaik. But if you have an idea on which email address it could be. You could try to retrieve your password using the options ...

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Why does my google maps keeps on crashing even though i'm not using it at all?
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It could be that you have enable something like Google Latitude tracking, which goes via the Maps app on your phone. Maybe have a look at the settings in your Maps app to see if there is nothing ...

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Enable wallpaper scrolling for HTC Sense 4+
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I have a HTC One X too, and I hadn't noticed yet that wallpaper scrolling is not working anymore. After some searching in the settings, I haven't found the solution to your problem. So I think that I ...

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"Settings" hangs when scanning for WiFi since JB update on One X
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I am using the same version of the OS on my HTC One X and I have never had this problem before. So I am thinking this is maybe a problem concerning the hardware of your phone. Maybe you should contact ...

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Buying from Play store using a credit card with foreign billing address
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As far as I know Google doesn't allow the use of International cards (at the moment). I also heard from some other people (and t0mm13b acknowledges it too apparently) that the Play Store looks at ...

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Best Practice for transferring images to an Android phone?
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I would place the images in the /Pictures folder, but there is no real 'best practice' as far as I know. That is the fun thing about Android, you can place the pictures wherever you want, you'll be ...

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Developer options in Android 6.0 and 7.0
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I didn't make an exact comparison between the developer options of both Android versions. But as far as I can see by just looking at them on my phones (Stock, Android 6-7), they look exactly the same.

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Can I have horizontal scrolling in the installed application on the Sense 5.5?
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I don't think this is possible. I had a look around in the settings, but also couldn't find something to change this scrolling. But there is not a single Sense version that I can remember where it ...

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Using Swype, or a Swype-like keyboard, is there a way to type without lifting my finger up?
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I think there will probably no such thing. The reason is that it would be to hard for the keyboard to know when you are swiping over the space bar and when not. I know it sounds simple for you, but a ...

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