A Linux-based operating system for smartphones and tablet computers. Unless the device docks with your computer, questions are better on android.stackexchange.com or stackoverflow.com for programming Android applications.

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How can I copy all my datas from my Android phone to iPhone [on hold]

I purchased one new iPhone and now am facing to copy all my data to iPhone from my android. is there any solution or apps for making this easily. mainly i want to copy my contacts and personal ...
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Windows: How to stream audio from mic input to android devices?

We have this need: we must transmit audio from mic input to a variable number of people. So we thinked to a stream server and that the people who need to listen must only use some app on their phone ...
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What does shared file transfer speed depends on?

I have discovered that I can transfer shared files from my PC to my Android phone.I am using ES File Explorer, and I was wondering what the transfer speed depends on? For example, if I start ...
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Android SDK Manager - Do you need to install all android platforms? [migrated]

I just recently downloaded the Android SDK. I opened the Android SDK Manager and selected everything for download. I recognized that it will take a lot of time. Therefore, I am wondering whether I ...
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Web server on android without a router [on hold]

I want to have a mobile server in my phone, and be accesible without using an external router. Server part I think can be solved with ultimate Server app, however I havent yet found a way to avoid the ...
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Can I globally set all Android apps to prefer WiFi for data? [migrated]

My cellular carrier just alerted me that we've exceeded our data usage. They show that I used more than 500MB at once a few days ago at a time when I was at home in bed, and the phone in range of my ...
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WiFi GamePad App from Android Device to Android Device

Does anybody know an app for Android Devices to use my phone as a gamepad for my tablet. I'm using my tablet as a "Smart TV" with a HDMI cable connected to my TV, and i wanna play games. P.S. The ...
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How do I right-click when connected to my Windows 7 PC from my Android Tablet?

I have installed on my Acer Iconia 10 Android Tablet the Microsoft Remote Dektop application. I've successfully connected to my PC from my Tablet, and now I have a really, really basic question - ...
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Turn off Google Voice forwarding when using home Wi-Fi [migrated]

I use Google Voice to forward phone calls to my Android phone. But when I am at home, I would like to save voice minutes by not having to answer phone using my voice plan. Is there a way to ...
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Is there an Android USB cable for simultaneous wall charging and debugging? [on hold]

There are certain Android devices coughsamsung!cough that actually DRAIN battery while screen is on and device is plugged into a standard (MacBook Pro, etc) USB port. Are there any cables or adapters ...
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Download multiple branches to the same directory using repo

repo is a python script that manages cyanogenmod source code download. to download cm-10.1 branch, repo command is, cd ~/cm-10.1 repo init -u https://github.com/CyanogenMod/android.git -b ...
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building an an android application for scanning QR code [on hold]

i am in the process of creating an android application that would scan a QR code add some numbers to the scanned value and open it in the dialer screen e.g 141 scanned number#. which is the best way ...
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Trying to show 100 splash screens for according to battery percentage

I am trying to show an empty battery with some red color at bottom(like in moto g) when the battery is discharged. I am able to show a static image for that, but if I use many images to show the ...
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Treat android camera as a webcam?

So here is the deal: I have a computer vision project on my head and I need to use external camera, because integrated one (in a laptop) is just not comfortable for testing. It would be great if I ...
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User posting from Google proxy IP? [on hold]

Background: A small forum that I run has had to ban quite a few persistent trolls and other annoying users over the years. Using a proxy is against the stated forum rules for this reason. We have ...
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How do I configure Microsoft Remote Desktop to remote into my PC from my Android tablet?

I have installed the Microsoft remote desktop app from the Google play store, and ran it while I was at home, and it worked fine; I have a wireless cable modem router, so I added and configured a ...
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Enable android sdk for all windows users

I installed Android SDK to my Windows 8.1 PC and selected "install for this user only". On that moment, i had only one user using my PC. Now, i added a new user for my PC and i want to enable sdk for ...
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Windows 8.1 and Android Lollipop USB Tethering strange behavior

I have a problem under Windows 8.1 when I try to use internet through an Android USB Tethering... I have a nexus 5 and when I enabled the USB Tethering, it works fine (I can navigate and use ...
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What should I do to use my hard drive on a Samsung Tablet? [migrated]

I have a 2 TB hard drive full of movies. I am getting bored watching movies on the computer so I decided buy a Samsung Galaxy Tab. My hard drive is NTFS and my friends told me that I have to convert ...
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Any free simple app to share one android screen with another? [closed]

Pretty much thats it whats in title. I have tried teamviewer that share PC screen with android flawlessly with much ease. I want to similar experience for 2 android devices. There must exist such ...
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is there a way to reverse whatever happened to my phone today? [migrated]

I went snow shoeing today. Before setting out I turned off my phone. It's a Samsung Galaxy S4 on Verizon. After snowshoeing I turned it back on and everything was gone. it looks like it did some kind ...
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Resetting my smartphone [closed]

I need to reset my phone on default settings. I am using Royal V7 by iDROID USA with android KitKat version 4.4.2, Kernel version 3.4.67, Build number SM619B_W_IDROID_ROYAL_V7_KK_V0.5.3_S1112. Should ...
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How to find the application is Native or hybrid or web mobile app by using the application [closed]

How to find the application is Native or hybrid or web mobile app by using the application. I am using the mobile application on my iPad and android phone, just want to know that app is hybrid or web ...
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Texting in multiple languages [migrated]

I have an Android 4.4.4 phone (Moto E) and I would like to text certain people in English and others in Spanish. Essentially I would like my phone to have a per-contact language setting for text ...
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Can you download Android apps from Google Play to your Desktop computer? [closed]

I would like to download APK files from Google Play, but there's only an install button on the website. Are there any download clients for Play around?
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turn on nearby friend in android [migrated]

Facebook told me that I must follow these steps to enable Nearby friend: To turn Nearby Friends on or off on an iPhone or Android: Tap More Tap Nearby Friends Tap Setting Tap to turn Nearby Friends ...
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Can i repo initialize multiple source code branches in one directory?

repo is a tool that manages download of android source code from github. To download a branch (say b1) source code, we do,, repo init -u url -b b1 I want to download multiple branches (gingerbread, ...
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Create an run as in Android eclipse app [closed]

I'm trying to create a different run as depending on the value of one variable of the code. I saw how I can do it with a Java app, adding arguments but that option doesn't exist with an Android app. ...
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Using a smartphone as a wireless router [closed]

I wanted to know if it is possible for a smartphone with hotspot capabilities (such as some Android devices) to act as a Wi-Fi router. Basically, the setup would be something like : ...
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How I can transfer files from my Samsung galaxy tab S to my windows 8.1 PC using Wi-Fi direct?

Wi-Fi direct is supported natively by Samsung galaxy tab S and windows 8.1. Wi-Fi direct allow far faster transfer than bluetooth and USB2.0 (through 802.11ac in my case :-) were both my computer and ...
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Finding and removing adware on MIUI 6 device [closed]

I have bought a Xiaomi Redmi Note phone with the latest MIUI 6 with Android 4.4.4. Model: HM NOTE 1LTEW Android version: 4.4.4 KTU84P MIUI Version: 16.2.2.0 (KHICNBK) That's very nice but to my ...
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What is the best way to turn my old Android tablet into a 100% VNC client? [migrated]

I have a very old Android tablet that I barely use. It's a Zipy MID Fun (8GB) with 256MB RAM DDR2, an old Rockchip at 660MHz with a DPS 600MHz runnind Android 2.1. The wireless module is a very weak ...
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How to share photos directly from Dropbox instead of links? [migrated]

Using Dropbox on Android, selecting photos only allows me to share a link to them instead of sharing the photos physically. When I share photos from Dropbox to other apps like Google+ or Facebook, I ...
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How to a setup virtual router on windows so that one can access internet from a mobile using static ip

Some Relevant information My Os is Windows 8 I am accessing internet via a dongle I also share the internet using virtual router(so that i can access internet in my phone) My phone got into trouble ...
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FTP Not Working with Mobile Tethering

I am not able to connect with my FTP Client (Filezilla) using mobile tethering. When I try to connect to my website, it says connection timed out. However when I use my sister’s phone for tethering, ...
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How to Access “My Computer” files from Command Prompt

I'm trying to figure out how to access files on "My Computer" from the command prompt. In particular, I want to access files on my phone's share, e.g., My Computer\SAMSUNG\Phone\somefile.txt. That ...
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Cannot relogin into Viber [migrated]

I had a Viber account only on my Android pad. The app crashed every five minutes so I've deleted it from the device. After that I've installed Viber through Play Market. When I am entering my cell ...
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The basics of rooting android 4.4.4 [migrated]

Using several different rooting software, may it be one click apps, or quite complicated flashing tools, it is usually quite easy to root an android device. However, I am quite unsure what occurs ...
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Can I get Android to not expand the top notification? [migrated]

I've had Android 4.4 (on a HTC One) for a while now. And it never automatically expanded notifications. A short while ago I accidentally expanded one of the notifications, and at that point the system ...
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Android emulator cause sound quality to degrade - win 7 [migrated]

I'm running Win 7 64bit. So when I start android emulators, sound gets weird. It looses quality. Very annoying noise. Eclipse ADT , Genymotion all produces same result. What's wrong? How to free ...
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Send files via FTP to Android's extSdCard

I'm trying to save some files to my Samsung Galaxy S4 extSdCard via FTP server that runs on Android device. Unfortunately I have error "Error in output file" in my FAR FTP plugin client that runs on ...
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Bypassing a blocked port on a 3G connection [migrated]

I know this may seem illegal, but I just wanted to know how to bypass a blocked port on my Carrier 3G connection. Sometime before I used to use some Android VPN app that gave me access to the ...
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Add Android folder to Dropbox repository

I'd like to add a specific folder that is in my android device to be part of my synced folders that dropbox maintain. Can I do it and how? in details: In my laptop I have all the dropbox folders ...
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Can't ping a host on local WiFi network with Apple's Mac as WiFi Hotspot

I've set up a local network in my home using Mac as a WiFi hotspot. I've connected a Ubuntu laptop and an Android device to this network. The set-up works fine, but when I try to ping my Android ...
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Android Low Memory: How to do factory reset of my phone when it won't open anything [migrated]

My Android phone is constantly giving me a "Low Memory" error on the top of the screen. I would like to uninstall intensive apps or even do a factory reset (following online tutorials), but even if I ...
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how to play audio from android to Windows 8.1 PC over bluetooth?

I am looking for a way to stream any audio from any app or music source from my samsung galaxy s4 to my windows 8.1 computer. All suggestions in similar threads did not work. I can only stream music ...
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How to enable virtualization on samsung 300E4A/300E5A/300E7A/3430EA/3530EA

Im running android studio. However when I try to debug I get the following: emulator: ERROR: x86 emulation currently requires hardware acceleration! Please ensure Intel HAXM is properly installed and ...
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How to get my username from cisco mobile Anyconnect

I have set a VPN connection via Anyconnect in my Android mobile. Now want to know the username of my connection, i checked in settings but i couldnt get the username. Please help me to get my ...
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Linux: Combine Partitions

I have been googeling about that but I didn't find a useful solution, probably because I lack the term for it. On my (rooted) Android phone I have two abandoned partitions that where used for ...
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Email-to-MMS text-only message to Sprint Galaxy S4 phone not working [migrated]

I hope this is the right place for this problem. I've been in contact with Sprint tech support about it and I think they have no clue about why this is happening. *Note: This is for a business ...