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Cannot play mpg file in android [on hold]

I want to play .mpg file from MediaPlayer in android. But I am not able to play. This is my code. File file = new File("abc.mpg"); MediaPlayer mp = MediaPlayer.create(MainActivity.this, ...
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Could I add a subscription fee for a mobile app to a customers existing phone bill without paying google? [on hold]

I have and app that I want to publish however not all of my client's will want to download the app as it will also be available on the web. So can I piggy-back my subscription fee on their mobile bill ...
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VNC server localhost 5900 unable to connect [on hold]

I'm trying to connect in vnc server address localhost5900. But it gives me a message of computer is listening for a connection could not be contacted.
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Color Scheme with Vim on Android? [migrated]

I am trying to get a "solarized dark" colorscheme to work with Vim on android. Vim itself runs, and the plugin itself runs, but the colorscheme comes out wrong. I am using jackpal.androidterm app ...
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Sync Passphrase on Android device [duplicate]

It wants me to sign in with my encrypted passphrase, however what I thought it was, it isn't, So it says go to Google Dashboard on your device to change this pass phrase, yet the page doesn't load. ...
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setup a public wireless File sharing server

I have a PC (windows 7) with a specific folder with name store in it, a wireless modem and some (.apk) files in store.My clients have Android devices. I want to create a service with specific URL ...
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about my rooted phone [on hold]

i rooted my phone. after that i want to boot new o.s. into it. i start with enabling bootloader after that i take recover with the help of twrt .after i stopped. after in twrt mode i do warp all the ...
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How to perform gestures in AMIDuOS (Android emulator) on PC?

I just got myself AMIDuOS and I managed to get it to perform pinch nd zoom gestures through Ctrl + T and then pressing "i" and "o". But now I want to perform a 2-finger pan gesture and I got no clue ...
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How to overlay mp3 files using ffmpeg on android [on hold]

I want to overlay 2 mp3 files in android. I am using following ffmpeg command ffmpeg -i abc.mp3 -i def.mp3 -filter_complex amix=inputs=2:duration=first:dropout_transition=3 result.mp3 -y But I am ...
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On Android, how can I run an installed system application that doesn't appear in the app list? [migrated]

I have a rooted Android device and have a couple of pre-installed System apps in the /System/App folder that do not show up in the normal App list. Using various file explorers, I can "look inside" ...
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FFmpeg command taking long time [closed]

I am using following ffmpeg command to lower volume at particular duration but it takes around 20-30 seconds. How to speed it ffmpeg-0 -i abc.mp3 -af "volume=enable='between(t,5,10)':volume=0.15, ...
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Android OCR with perfect recognition [closed]

I'm new in android.I'm making an sample OCR app using Tess-two tool here's a linkfor image to text its Best but its not perfect recognized characters . Anyone Help me on this?
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Charging in USB-2 power delivery mode via a USB 3 port

My computer has a USB 3 port. My Android phone has a USB 2 micro-usb port. It is capable of charging at greater than the 500mA which can be provided by USB 2 data mode by using Power Delivery mode. ...
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manually downloading android sdk updates?

Anyway we can manually download the sdk updates. We traditionally rely on the android SDK manager for the same. However, there must be someway to download the updates withou the SDK manager's help, ...
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Android ADB Shell sendevent Not Working

I want to simulate pressing the power button on a rooted Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P5100 running Android 4.0.4 using the ADB shell. To do this I changed the relevant permissions using: adb shell su ...
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How does the smart lock feature on Android define a trusted device? [migrated]

The smart lock feature on Android allows someone to set a Bluetooth device as "trusted" which makes it easy to unlock. See for example: https://support.google.com/nexus/answer/6093922?hl=en I tried ...
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Arch Linux chroot cannot mount sysfs

I am running in a chroot with Arch Linux. It is good. I can start it and also did pacman -Syu. My problem is, I cannot do any pacman activities. It says I should do pacman-db-upgrade, but pacman is ...
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Is it possible to do a factory reset without losing application data? [migrated]

I need to do factory reset of my phone, but don't want my applications to lose data. Is it possible to somehow move the apps to SD card and, later, back to the phone?
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vpn and hotspot client connectivity

I would like to have vpn connection running on an android device, then using android hotspot, allow a workstation pc to connect to one of the vpn's computer. So far i managed to establish the vpn ...
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Cannot connect android phone to tp link router [migrated]

I have TP Link TD-W8968 wireless router. I can connect my laptop to the router but not a phone since few days. I am facing a problem since a week, when I turn a wi-fi on on my android device HTC ...
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Android installer can't find hard drive in VMWare ESXI

When installing Android x86 I get the error "there is no hard drive to edit". Googling the error only gives me two results, neither of which are very useful.
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How do I get Google Calendar event invitations through the Calendar app for Android? [migrated]

In the webapp's settings, there's the option for email or SMS. In the Android settings, there's no option for event invitation notifications. Is there a way to just get a notification from the ...
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Figure out why the “System” process on Android is using a lot of CPU [migrated]

I have a Samsung Galaxy S5 with Android Lollipop. My phone was feeling sluggish. Using an app called "OS Monitor", I see that the "System" process (not to be confused with "Android System") is using ...
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Looking for Android app for Remote Control PC (Windows) [closed]

Requirements: 1) Working through Local Network (preferably). I need this for fast connect to my PC. Apps like TeamViewer or Google Remote Desktop has to long connect to my PC (probably because of ...
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How to reorder, add or delete home screens in the native Droid Maxx launcher? [migrated]

When booting up the Droid Maxx and not using a custom launcher, there are five swipe screens by defualt. Is there a way to reorder, add or delete screens? Usual two finger pinching or twirling has no ...
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Can i use android processor like folding@Home to boost an old laptop?

Android devices are so powerful today you can virtually use it as a stand-alone desktop. I have an old Acer 5515 laptop with a single core AMD processor and I also have a quad-code android and i want ...
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Jenkins slave and ccache

My jenkins connects to its slave (ubuntu) via ssh. I followed all possible instructions on installing ccache on the slave, I put "export USE_CCACHE=1" in every possible place, I have linked compilers ...
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How to answer iPhone calls on Android or vice-versa [closed]

I have an Android Device, however, recently I acquired a "work" iOS device. Now even though I have to keep the iPhone on me I would like to leave it in my bag and just forward the calls to my Android, ...
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Cannot directly transfer files beetween 2 or more android devices using LinuxMint

I have LinuxMint on my PC, I plugged in 2 android phones in the USB slots and when I try to copy/move files 'into' the device SD card it shows, Error while copying "File_name". But it works if ...
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Ubuntu USB Tethering With Asus ZenFone

I recently worked through how to get USB tethering to work with my Asus ZenFone for my Ubuntu computer. I wanted to share the wealth.
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Trying to get ADB command in Linux (for copying timestamps) to work with spaces in names

Using Linux Mint 13, I have been trying to ADB copy files and directories to a connected Android over USB. Need to preserve the timestamps. (I am aware that in Unix, only Time Modified is stored). ...
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Can't access wi-fi server from my wired connected computer

I am trying to access the address of a server I started on my Android phone, the address is 192.168.100.8:8000 and the phone is connected to internet via Wi-Fi (on the router at home). Now, my pc is ...
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How can I sync calendars and contacts across platforms while *not* using a related email address?

Okay, this one is super complicated, but I'll try my best to be clear and concise. I am trying to help a user get his accounts together. The user has the following hardware: iPad Android phone ...
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AnkiDroid doesn't detect apkg file in the requested location [migrated]

I have Android v. 4.1.1 and my AnkiDroid version is 2.3.2. I have downloaded a deck (.apkg file) and I would like to import it into AnkiDroid, which requires me to place the file into a specified ...
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How play multiple audio files located on smartphone through Windows 7?

When I connect my LG Optimus F3Q to my Windows 7 PC, it connects in "Media sync (MTP)" mode. I can get into the file structure of the phone and its SD card through Windows Explorer and double click ...
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Force windows incomming VPN connection to use Proxy

My target is to observe all the Network traffic from my Android device without rooting it: I installed charles proxy on my pc an endabled the socks proxy I created an "New Incoming Connection" on my ...
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Sharing Android Phone's WiFi connection with OSX

Is it possible to tell OSX to connect to an Android phone (Sony Xperia Z2) via BlueTooth / USB and use the WiFi connection that's setup on the Android phone? I've tried to setup Bluetooth PAN on the ...
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Android on Virtual box RESET every time i boot

I have Virtual box 4.3.6 installed on my pc and I have done all things correctly in order to run Android Jelly Bean and KitKat (4.2.2 & 4.4). All things are right and after full installation of ...
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Android dhcp assigning bogus dns server

I've been having problems with Android devices and DNS lookups on my WiFi network, so I've done some digging and found that android is assigning what appears to be a random link-local ipv6 address in ...
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TCP packet issue with 802.11ac but not with 802.11n on an Android Nexus 6

I have an Android Nexus 6 that connects to my computer via an ad-hoc network. When my phone connects to the 802.11n card (TP-LINK 300Mbps Wireless N), the bytes are sent with no issue; verified with ...
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Intel XDK: Alternative to onload

I am using Intel XDK to build an app - which apparently uses HTML5, Javascript and CSS3 to build its apps - but I've run into a small "problem" I have managed to get data stored via localStorage, but ...
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Eye-Fi card: Where does it store data on Android? [migrated]

I'm developing an app that works in conjunction with an Eye-Fi card (Pro X2 - which I understand will work faster over a wi-fi connection to Android) Question is, Android has so many memory ...
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Android app with ssh-copy-id ability

As the titles says, I would like to copy my ssh key to the server and afterwards disable root password login for security reasons. I'm using JuiceSSH but it seems to lack ssh-copy-id for the free ...
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Virtual Router & Android

I am looking for a way to share my laptop's internet connection with my android phone (Xperia L). I use "Virtual Router" for this. I am able to scan and recognize Virtual Router by phone but ...
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How to play android phone audio on a windows 8.1 PC's speakers using bluetooth, when “just connecting” doesn't work?

This question has been answered before here, here, and here. All answers say that it basically just works when you pair the android phone with the windows PC and hit play on the phone. I have tried ...
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Green screen issue on ffmpeg

I have been trying to use ffmpeg binary for compressing the screenshots taken from adb. The following is the command being used : screencap | /data/local/tmp/ffmpeg -f rawvideo -s 1440x2560 -pix_fmt ...
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Android Studio : Reset/Restore “Remember, don't ask again” .

By pressing CTRL+ALT+L , a dialog box opens up which contains many options like Reformat Code, Optimize Code, etc. I mistakenly enabled check for Remember, don't ask again. Now that dialog box is not ...
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Onedrive: How can I save a shared folder to my drive?

I received an URL of a shared onedrive folder, I want to save that folder to my one drive account. But I can't see how this can be done. Can anyone give me any idea how this can be done? Other cloud ...
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Sharing PC internet with Android device fails after restart

I share my PC's internet with my Android phone running KitKat via USB by using system settings. It worked at first, but after that (after restarting the PC) it doesn't share the internet connection ...
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How do I save my Android phone downloads to an external hard drive connected to a router?

I have a D-link DIR-850L router with an external hard drive connected to it. I want all the downloads from my Android phone to be saved directly to the external hard drive connected to the router. I ...