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Visited links by Chrome on Android device

I had some important links in my history and since Chrome doesn't keep the history older than 90 days, I've recently lost them.....I use Chrome for Android and if it helps my device is LG G2. is there ...
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How do I transfer epub files from iMac to Samsung Galaxy Tab 4?

Have 2 iMacs, one running 10.10.1, the other 10.4.11. My old Nook can be plugged into either, and I can drag-and-drop my epubs onto my Nook. Just got a Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook. No longer able to ...
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Backup app (Clash of Clans) data from the system partition; monitoring app -write- activities [migrated]

Yes, I know I can backup my village via google+; yes, I've tried that before; no, it didn't work for me the several times I did it and I don't want to do that again. I've also used the Titanium Backup ...
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Can't send crash reports with Android 4.0.4 [migrated]

I am using a custom build of Android 4.0.4 on my smartphone and when an application crashes, it doesn't ask if I want to send a crash report; the application just closes and it goes back to the home ...
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How to transfer files between OSX and Android phone wireless?

I have MacBook running OSX 10.10.1 and Android 4.4 phone (Sony Z3 Compact). Both devices are connected thru Wi-Fi to the same router. Is there any way to easily transfer files wireless between them? ...
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Finding stolen Android mobile [on hold]

How can I find a stolen Android mobile via IMEI number . I do have the IMEI number and I have tried many websites to no real help. Can any one guide me on this
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Sync reading position across devices [on hold]

I have an epub book. I want to read it on android phone and windows 8 tablet -- so that I can resume reading from any device. Is there a software that supports this? Namely: android app windows 8 ...
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Share internet connection from windows to android via bluetooth

I have an internet connection via ppoe, which works on my pc. My pc is connected to the router via wifi, and I don't think I have a second wifi card (and I don't have an ethernet cable - so I can't ...
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Google chrome language changed in android. How to get English back?

The solutions posted for desktop don't work. The language is set to Tamil. Chrome://chrome/settings/languages does not open in android. What to do to get back English in android?
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Avoiding SuperSu toast? [migrated]

I have an App that every 15 minutes uses an Alarm and a IntentService to backup some files. To do this I use RootTools to copy the files from the original source to my App's folder. The App works ...
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How to connect my tablet to internet over bluetooth using my mobile phone DUN connection?

I have a GSM (not a smart phone) wich is bluetooth enabled. When I pair it with my laptop, I can use the phone to connect to connect internet using it's WAP connection (I pick my provider in a list on ...
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Asus Zenfone 6 programs menu google play shortcut is gone [on hold]

Before some brain dmg guy comes and ask me what is the question. I want to see the shortcut again how can i? How it was ![1]: (http://i.imgur.com/ptkDAox.jpg) How it is ![2]: ...
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Android virtual router

I just bought a chromecast and unfortunately it requires at least three devices; 1- The Chromecast 2- A device to control the chromecast (in my case a Tablet) 3- A WiFi router I was ...
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Ellipsis 7 tablet jelly bean 4.2.2 [migrated]

i have superuser installed on my ellipsis 7 (android jelly bean 4.2.2 ) tablet and it has the permanent unroot feature. if i use this does this mean that i can not root my tablet again in the future? ...
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how to root samsung galaxy ace GT-S5830I with firmware GINGERBREAD.XXMC1? [closed]

How can i root my samsung galaxy ace GT-S5830I with firmware GINGERBREAD.XXMC1 with Kingo android root or Unlock root,i don't want to use any other method than this. Thank you in advance
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Which stack algorithms are in use on Android and iOS Tablets and Phones? [closed]

I am aware of heap-based stacks, hardware register based stacks, etc. Do any of these non-traditional stacks appear in any existing mass produced Android or iOS tablets or phones? I am not asking ...
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How can I change processor clock in Android Bochs emulator? [closed]

So I have a Sony Xperia Z2 and I would like to increase the default processor vaule in Bochs config, becouse default is 10mhz, which is useless if you whant run Windows xp. How can I do that? If you ...
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How to recover deleted video file in Android 4.4.2 [closed]

I have Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition tablet with Android 4.4.2 Kitkat on it. I accidentally deleted big video file (~ 4Gb in size) which was very important for me :( File was stored on ...
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Pages from specific web server fail to load on Android browser

I have a weird problem I can't get a handle on. No page from the site http://www.donegalnow.com will load in the default Android browser. All pages from the same site load using Chrome for Android and ...
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Fix damaged MicroSD card that cannot be formatted

I have, not one but two microSD cards that my phone (Samsung Galaxy Young, Gingerbread OS) seem to have broken. One is 1GB and the other is 2GB. The 1GB one won't be formatted. When I put the 1GB one ...
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How to get a copy of my notes in my Sony Xperia T?

I have been trying to get a copy of my notes on my Sony Xperia T for a while now. Looking at all the posts (of sometimes really desperate people) on the internet, this is clearly not as simple a task ...
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Block pinterest and tumblr using hosts file on Android [migrated]

I can't seem to get my hosts file to work properly to block Pinterest and Tumblr on my Samsung galaxy S4 rooted device. Here is what I've got so far. 127.0.0.1 localhost ::1 localhost 127.0.0.1 ...
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Clear Dalvik cache partition on Samsung Galaxy S4 [migrated]

I am using a samsung galaxy s4 (jfltevzw) using baseband VRUFNC5, and it wont allow me to install clockwork or twrp... is there any way i can clear my dalvik cache without using a recovery, just by ...
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How to I add a “confirmation on close” option to an android AVD

I have unfortunately gotten into the habit of clicking on the X to close the android emulator (AVD) when I really wanted to just minimize it or something - can I make it do a "are you sure" pop-up, or ...
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Completly Uninstall TDMobile App? [migrated]

When I installed this banking app it made it so that chrome would open it up when starting a money transfer. Since the TD app is very unstable and hardly ever works I have uninstalled it, but chrome ...
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Does the Android “OpenVPN Connect” client app let my tablet to have an connectable IP address

I want to know that would the official Android OpenVPN client app "OpenVPN Connect" provides us an IP address of my Android 4.4.2 tablet so that I could ping it (or use it somehow) from my home ...
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Cannot remove a file

I used Cryptonite to encrypt a file then my device was shutdowned suddenly. Well, I cannot decrypt the file anymore. This's what I catched in the logcat when I try to encrypt the file once again: ...
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How to access shared folder from Android Browser [migrated]

I'm trying to access file shared with firefox from Ubuntu to Windows (as server) via WIFI, all of setting has been properly set before. I'm using smb protocol via desktop browser from Ubuntu and it ...
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VPN connect only for some IP

I have Nexus 7 (2012) 4.4. I add VPN connection. It's successfull work. But I want use VPN connection only to open some IP, for example: 192.168.139.177. All other + DNS I want use default wifi ...
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How can I convert M4V video to MP4 format under my Windows 7? [on hold]

I want to convert M4V videos to MP4 format format to play on my Android Tablet. Is there any recommended app for Windows computer?
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How to root my Micromax A44 without bricking my phone? [migrated]

I am new to these root permission stuff. I want my phone to be rooted , so that i can extend my internal memory and add memory from my external card. I would like to know how to root my phone and what ...
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Android 5.0 - Avoid open play store after NFC scan [migrated]

I want to use the SmartLock feature of Android 5 together with NFC. I've configured it and it works well, but my problem is, that after scanning the NFC Tag (and also after unlocking the phone) the ...
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Can an infected Android or iOS phone infect a PC running Windows?

I realize that any .apk may not run on Windows via anything other than an emulator, but my instructor insists that it can. Here are my objections: Can I infect the computers at school with my ...
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How to turn off multiple desktops on Android 4 (LG Optimus L9 P760)? [migrated]

I would like to turn off multiple desktops that are on my Android 4 phone (LG Optimus L9 P760, if that matters). I can switch between them with touch, but I don't need that feature. And most of the ...
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Mouse pointer in Android-x86 inside Oracle Virtual Box

Is it possible to see normal mouse operation in Android-x86 inside Oracle Virtual Box? There are few apparent options for mouse, but neither work well I can't find "Mouse Integration" option as ...
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Is it possible to change the settings in android so that data is saved to the external SD card instead of the the phone's internal memory? [migrated]

This problem has been annoying me for a while. When I download and install an app to my phone it defaults to the phone's internal memory. Not too big of a deal since I can move it afterwards. The ...
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Wireshark does not show wlan traffic of iOs/Android devices (but shows traffic of my others devices)

i am trying to sniff the Wifi traffic of my home network. for that, i run Backtrack LiveCD on a laptop with a DLINK AirPlus DWL g650 wifi adapter. i set my WPA key in wireshark, and running wlan ...
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How can I run an application on my PC but isolated and portable so I can switch PCs when needed [duplicate]

I was looking at dongle mini PCs. I can't seem to find much information on them. What I would like to do is plug in a dongle PC and run an application on it. It would be perfect if it opens up a ...
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gstreamer - can it actually deliver near real-time video?

I'm trying to stream video to an Android tablet, but I can't even get it to have latency under one second on my own machine, let alone introducing networking. The server is the test-launch rtsp ...
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How to turn off auto-capitalization on the HTC One M8? [migrated]

This is bugging me while texting. I don't see an option to turn it off in the text app's settings, or Settings -> Language & keyboard.
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Android Studio Wont Send SMS [migrated]

I have been learning Android Studio, and im really stuck. This morning i had a code that send SMS's quite easly. But, now for some reason it is no longer working. This is the code i have: public ...
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Error whilst initializing SD card on Linux

I have noticed troubles with my microSD card in my Android phone and when I tried to insert it into my Linux laptop, I get the following error in #dmesg: [ 247.588279] mmc0: error -123 whilst ...
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How to ping from android to other devices [migrated]

How do I ping from Android to other devices? I thought about a method, class or something else. The following code is working on PC, but when I want to use it in a program for Android, it doesn't ...
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Sync latest email attachment with Android

My college mess hall menu is shared as an attachment (.jpeg) on the same thread every week. The thread has no other content except for this. For convenience, I'd like to access it quickly from my ...
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Automatic OCR workflow from Android to Windows

I would like the following to happen: I take a picture with my Android phone. Somehow I need to tell the phone that it's a receipt, and not a picture of something else. The picture gets OCR-ed and ...
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Bash on android [closed]

I have a rooted sony z2 smartphone and I'm able to run sh scripts, I also have busybox installed but I'm unable to work out how to run bash scripts, I've tried ls -l /bin/bash from terminal and get ...
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How to use the jack port of a android “Kit kat v4.4 virtual machine”?

I'd like to use the jack port of a Android kit kat v4.4 virtual machine (VMware Workstation 10), but it seems that it's not working. There is no error message, but hopefully it seems that the virtual ...
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How to change device name used by Google Chrome? [migrated]

I use the same Google account with Google Chrome on several devices including my Android phone. So, Google Chrome shows me tabs opened on other devices (for ex., at chrome://history/). Is there any ...
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SSH Bitvise Run As Admin

I want to shutdown my Windows 8 PC via SSH from my Android Phone. I am doing so using Bitvise and an SSH client on my phone. The issue is, the shutdown command requires me to run cmd.exe as an ...
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OpenWRT Android devices slow wifi

I've got my WNDR3700 running OpenWrt Barrier Breaker 14.07 / LuCI Trunk (0.12+svn-r10530). Everything is working just fine except for one thing. My android devices are all experiencing slow wifi. The ...