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Android Version 4.2.1 - Wifi HotSpot - WiFi connection from Windows 7 keeps on disconnecting

I use WiFi hotspot from my Android Phone for getting internet connection on Windows 7. It works without any problem at home, but at office, it connects and keeps on disconnecting randomly in interval ...
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Skype is auto logout after login at Windows 7 and Android

My Skype latest version today is started logout me in a 2 seconds after login. I am using Windows 7 x64 on 2 PCs, 1 is with full windows updated and other is not. I tried to reinstall it and reset ...
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Installing APK's through mobile terminal ide?

I was wondering if you could manually install apks that are downloaded onto the SD card of my android tablet. I'm looking for something similar to the sideload command when connected to a computer. I ...
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Create a Local Area Network on WiFi on android

There are no routers, no internet connection, on other networks. We have about 20 android tablets which have WiFi support. This is for classroom settings. We want to create a Local Area Network of ...
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Android 4.0.4 Tablet USB connection has “Mass Storage” grayed out [migrated]

The Camera (PTP) transfer mode is working, but I need to mount as mass storage device to transfer PDF's. What is required to enable the Mass Storage mode?
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can an android device be in danger on a malicious site? [migrated]

I accidentally went onto a site via Google images and went off after half a second, (the page had been quarter/half loaded. I accidentally hit the undo button and it opened again, and I closed it ...
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Recommendations for exquisite control of Android devices accessing the internet

Bear with me, I've been researching this every day for weeks and I'm getting lost in my own thoughts! I have a Virgin Media router (192.168.0.1) running DHCP, which my wife and I use from Windows ...
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Keep app audio playing in background on Android

I listen to video lectures on apps like Vimeo&Dailymotion, and it's frustrating not being able to do other things on my device while listening, like I do on my laptop. As soon as the ...
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where is clash of clans saved file in blustack? [on hold]

i use Bluestack for play clash of clans last night i can't enter to the game and message show : Downloading content T after that message game refreshed . i Uninstall The program and copy blustack ...
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Increasing rendering speed on Android without opengles [on hold]

How can I increase the rendering speed by hardware acceleration in android without using opengles? Below code should be hardware accelerated: Runnable renderVideo = new Runnable() { public ...
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default types in Android Studio

I have just written this code in Android Studio: MediaPlayer mPlayer = MediaPlayer.create(this, R.raw.OOO); mPlayer.start(); Before this I added a new folder "raw" and put the file "OOO".mp3 in it. ...
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How do you dual monitor an Android phone via a USB based video adapter? [closed]

I just recently got a kick out of hooking up a USB hub to my LG G Flex phone. Was able to plug-in a USB based wireless keyboard and mouse, worked surprising well. So want to try something more ...
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OSGB Map on Android Phone [migrated]

I've paid for & downloaded a map from Great Britain Ordnance Survey onto my Android phone. I want to copy it to my tablet. Can anybody tell me where (i.e. directory) the map is within the phone?
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Android in VirtualBox - “your device isn't compatible with this version”

I've installed a x86 version of Android in VirtualBox. The problem is that I cannot install some applications (because they need ARM architecture). I'm able to install them using an apk file. My ...
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Running OpenGL Apps on Android x86 4.4 R1 in virtual machine

I want to use Android x86 on a virtual machine on Windows 8.1 Pro, but I have Problems with OpenGl. I use the news Android Version (x86 4.4-r1) but I had also tried RC2. Android x86 is always ...
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How to run Java apps (J2ME MIDP JAR) on Android 4.3?

I've searched the net but the results are all for Android 2.3 Most of the emulator apps exit with the error :"Unfortunately the apk has stopped" Does anyone know a working emulator app or a way to ...
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HOW TO FLASH LG E451G? [closed]

I'd like to know if someone may help me with my mobile LG-E451G I want to install a new firmware because by mistake I deleted setting options inside the Android OS. So far I know I tried the reboot in ...
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Android app to talk with a group of users offline

I am looking for some application for android that can serve as a kind of walkie talkie to be used by a group of people on the same network. The features I need are: Be always turned on (without ...
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GoToMeeting in Android x86 tells me that there's no internet - but there is

Following the instructions in this answer: No Internet connection in Android-x86 4.2 ISO on VirtualBox I managed to get Android x86 running in a VirtualBox VM connected to the outside world. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Very slow especially with Android Studio

I have an old laptop with the following specification: Memory: 485 MiB, Processor: Genuine intel CPU T2300 @ 1.66 GHz ×2, OS Type: 32 bit, Disk: 78.1 GB, I installed on it Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I ...
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Why won't my phone download my VCARD? [migrated]

Note: I'm not sure if this is the best SE to post this to. If there's a better one, please point me there. I have a QR code that links to a VCARD. It downloads fine when I type the URL in on ...
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libGDX project generator: Build Failed : Cannot find java system compiler

while generating a project libGDX throws thid error: FAILURE: Build failed with an exception. * What went wrong: Execution failed for task ':core:compileJava'. > Cannot find System Java Compiler. ...
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Android phone restores to certain status everytime it (re)boots [migrated]

I came across a android phone which has very very strange phenomenon that it restores to certain status everytime it boots or reboots. Apps installed and files saved will disappear and Apps ...
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Sync Local ICS File with Android via Exchange/Outlook

At my company we have a 3rd party app which tracks off-hours duty for all of our engineers. The app is not web-enabled and we cannot make any changes to it. It does write a simple text file and I have ...
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LG Nexus 4 E960 red light of death [migrated]

I brought my LG Nexus 4 E960 from India when I came to study here in the US. The charger didn't work well (it charged on the USB mode when I plugged it with the help of an adapter), so I bought a new ...
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Smaller internal memory, than expected [migrated]

I have buyed an Alcatel One Touch POP 8 tablet and found, that it has only 2 GB internal storage instead of announced 4 GB(I have seen this on Android Settings page). What causes this problem? Can you ...
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How to change android system language if morelocale2 does not work

I recently bought a chinese smartphone (SM-G3858) and there are only 3 languages available. English, Chinese and Korean. I tried to add another language (e.g. german) with the app morelocale2 and ...
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How can I use Android “remotes” when outside of my home network when using a VPN?

I recently downloaded Transdroid (Transdrone) and started using it. It is an app that allows me to operate Transmission on my desktop from my phone. I was able to get it to connect properly while ...
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Sound too low when making calls on Moto G smartphone [migrated]

Everything is perfect, except that the call volume is way too low. I can barely hear it when it is completely silent, and if I'm at a coffee shop or something, no chance. Now, this would seem to be ...
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Alternative in AMD to Intel x86 Emulator Accelerator (HAXM) in Windows

Note: This question was originally posted on http://www.android.stackexchange.com but it was flaged as off-topic because: "it is about PC processor features and emulators in general". I am just ...
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how to debug a website on your mobile phone through desktop chrome dev tools

I'm currently working on creating a responsive website.. and it looks funny on my nexus 5 (chrome app).. I've tried using the chrome dev tools emulator (as well as other websites) but the proposed ...
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How to install the Android ADB Interface on an HP 8 Tablet?

I purchased an HP 8 Tablet today running Android 4.2. When I plugged the USB cable into my Windows 8.1 laptop it recognized the device and let me browse the internal storage but the device had a ...
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understanding apache server playback

I just setup an apache-2.4.7 server on my Ubuntu 14.04 system. You can navigate the file directory external to the LAN and successfully play media using google chrome, firefox, and safari on windows ...
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Eclipse showing error for an android application in 'Package Explorer', but no error found anywhere in the code

I am developing an android application using Eclipse IDE. Eclipse is showing error icon on the android application, but I can't find any error anywhere inside the sub folders(sections). Because of ...
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Android MTP Unrecognized

Ive come here as I dont know what else to do. Some time ago I installed cyanogenmod in my Samsung S3 and everything worked just fine while accessing it from windows. All drivers were installed and ...
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Giving an Android device an access to only one folder

I have an Android camera. I want it to upload pictures to Dropbox automatically. The official Dropbox app provides that. But, I want my camera to have access ONLY to the folder that it uploads to, and ...
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windows 8, galaxy s5 Android 4.4.2 synergy troubleshoot

I want to share Windows 8 Desktop PC keyboard and Mouse with my Galaxy S5 Android 4.4.2 rooted. Can connect Android Client with Server Version 1.5.0 But when i move mouse to Galaxy S5, doesn't show ...
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BSPlayer stops playing after some time [migrated]

I have the BSPlayer Free for Android. When I have a playlist playing and switch to another app, or lock the phone, the music keeps playing for about a minutes and then stops. How do I change that so ...
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How sync tasks created in the S5 with the Google Apps Calendar task list?

When I add a Task in my S5 phone, I cant see it (the Task) using Google Apps Calendar Web UI. When I add an Event, the data is synchronized without problem and I can see it almost immediately Google ...
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How to access Developer Tools in Chromium for Android?

I was reading this question, regarding Chromium binaries, and followed the link from one of the answers to the Chromium AppSpot Download. To my delight, it has pre-compiled binaries for several ...
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Slow filesystem when connecting S4 to PC

my S4 is almost full and i wanted to delete some stuff. I store my main camera pictures on the SD and deleted all other pictures from programs such as Whatsapp, this only was a couple 100MB max. Now i ...
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Writing a bot for an online game without screen-scraping or mouse macros [duplicate]

I want to write a bot that will only send simple commands. The game is an android game which I run in Bluestacks. Game is very simple. The actions the player can take are very limited and the game ...
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Prevent Windows XP From Creating New Network Names when Tethering with Android

I've seen the answer to this question for Windows 7, but when I try to apply it to Windows XP it doesn't work. I entered the IP address and the subnet mask, then change the name of the connection. ...
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Dictate using voice in Android [closed]

When I dictate using voice in Android I would like to know some of the commands like "space" "new line" "comma" "new paragraph" Full stop or period works. Any one know?
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Analyse performance / profile Android System? Why is the system slow? [migrated]

My Android 4.2.1 tablet is slow, it wasn’t when purchased. As the reason is often the software, I was looking for a tool to analyse the performance of the whole system, but couldn’t find any. What I ...
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Configure UART GPS module for Friendlyarm nanopc-t1 on Android

I have a NanoPC-t1 device and I'm running Android 4.2.2 on it. I want to install my gy-gps6MV2 module and make it work as the device GPS. Do I need root access? (I already tried to root device with ...
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Android rtl issue [migrated]

Since I upgraded my Android version to 4.1.1 (From 2.3.6), the phone is diplayed the numbers backwards (Only happens with Hebrew letters). For example, if I want to write the date of today with a ...
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android x86 4.4 RC2 will not connect to a Wi-Fi Network

Whenever I start my Android x86 4.4 RC2 (Installation not Virtual), I try to connect to the internet but it stays on "Turning on Wi-Fi" and the Wi-Fi button looks grayed out (not iOS but it's grayed ...
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Google Calendar sync back from Android phone? [migrated]

I deleted all events in Google Calendar thought I didn't need them anymore some day, but I regret it now, fortunately I have all of them in the Google Calendar app of my phone (Android Jellybean), my ...
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ipsec configuration problems on Ubuntu. Errors on IP forwarding" connection authorization from Android client

I'm trying to create a L2TP/IPSec PSK VPN from my Android phone to my Ubuntu server on my home network. I am receiving two errors. the first one is a failure checking IP forwarding when I run ipsec ...