A Linux-based operating system for smartphones and tablet computers. Unless the question is specifically regarding the device interacting with your computer questions are more likely to be better suited to android.stackexchange.com. For programming Android applications there is stackoverflow.com.

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Is there a way to find out what files are taking up the most space on my HTC One? [on hold]

I have a HTC One, running the most recent version of Android - 6.0. I'm running low on internal storage. All of my music is stored on the SD card and I've deleted almost all images and videos from my ...
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Where can I find files (database) for developing offline dictionary? [on hold]

I want to develop an English offline dictionary (like English Dictionary-Offline). But I don't know where to download files to use. I want different meaning and sentences. ...
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PPTP VPN on Android for Selected Apps

I've created a PPTP VPN on our firms Mikrotik router. And I've successfully connected the android devices via their native VPN app in settings. However that means that all of the traffic will be sent ...
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“Open image in new tab” is gone?

It seems that, fairly recently, the Open image in new tab option has disappeared from the context menu in Chrome for Android. One commenter at the very end of this page has asked the same question, ...
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Android folder contains 2 sdk folders

Why do I have two sdk folders in the Android directory: Contents of both sdk folders looks same But actually they are different in size , files and folders. Should I remove any of ...
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How can I connect my Logitech “unifying” controller, to my Android device over Bluetooth? [migrated]

Logitech's Unifying standard seems very similar to Bluetooth(same 5-device limit, similar range, similar specs from what I've read on the Internet). I'm trying to connect a Logitech F710 wireless ...
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Authentication issue connecting a Huawei MediaPad T1 10 to Wifi [migrated]

I am trying to Connect a Huawei MediaPad T1 10 to a Wifi network. We have other Devices Connected to this network PC's, IPhones, Android Phones ... All work no problems. Have tried forgetting the ...
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Where is the SDK path for Android Studio stored in Windows 7?

Is it stored in an .xml file somewhere, or possibly in the registry? I do know it's separate for each user, which is a large part of my problem. The reason I'm looking for this information is that I'd ...
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Android can read my MicrosSD card but Windows cannot

I have recently bought this MicroSD card. The disk was working nicely with my both Android device and Windows PC (through its built-in MemoryCard reader). This is what I have done to cause the ...
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Is it possible for android to have a fingerprint lock app? [closed]

Is it possible for android to have a fingerprint lock app? I have research and that is a new feature on the smartphones on nexus, samsung and iphone but what about sa lower versions on android and ...
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Is it possible to disable Google Play apps remote installation? [migrated]

I would like to know if it's possible on a given device to disable the Google Play 'feature' to remotely install an app into it, once logged in from a browser. I'm not interested in workarounds on how ...
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Import passwords to opera on android [migrated]

Would like to know how to import passwords to opera from chrome or firefox on android. I know there's an assistant for desktop versions of opera, but couldn't find such option for opera mini or ...
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Is it safe to chmod 777 everything?

I'm having trouble pulling the whole file directory from a rooted android device with ADB. There are special permissions errors. So I thought a solution would be to chmod everything so the ADB daemon ...
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xmpp - Cross platform xmpp client with File Transfer and audio calling support

Is there any 'free' XMPP client that works on both Windows and Android which also supports File Transfer and Audio Call between Android and Windows? And suggest a XMPP server also which support these ...
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Android ignoring “reply-to” header [migrated]

When I receive an email on my Samsung S5 and reply to it, the email is going to the sender's email instead of the requested "reply-to" email. I am using the default email app that comes with the ...
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Unable to open android studio IDE on Linux mint

This is the problem: # A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment: # # SIGILL (0x4) at pc=0x00007f4c71aa89e7, pid=2765, tid=139964951590656 # # JRE version: Java(TM) SE Runtime ...
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Please help. My Android tablet has been stuck in booting [migrated]

My Android Tablet stuck in booting. I cannot use it anymore. :-( I think I messed it up with a new app from GooglePlay. All I can do with it is to hold down the power button. It restarts, but then it ...
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How to increase voltage of android sound jack from kernel? [migrated]

I want to increase my headphone jack voltage from kernel , how i can find the sound folder and sound module files in android kernel , I used viper and other softwares , they are not powerful as ...
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DISKPART SELECT PARTITION - not a valid partition

I have MicroSD card that I used to use it for my Android device. The sdcard still works without problem in my Android devices. Now, I am going to format it as NTFS in my Windows PC. I am experiencing ...
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running “make install” for android driver install

I want to be able to install a driver on a rooted android specifically this driver. I compiled it with make on my computer, but I need to run make install, the android doesn't have the make command. ...
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Can't get write access to SD card from ES File Explorer in Android Lollipop 5.1 [closed]

I'm unable to see all the files in my SD card using ES File Explorer in Android Lollipop, but when I try to copy a file from phone storage to the SD card, a popup sort of thing appears and then asks ...
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How to fix a ruined recovery mode of an Android device? [migrated]

It seems like I ruined the recovery mode of my Android tablet. It's a HP Pro Slate 12 tablet with Android 5.1.1 on it. It's rooted. I wanted to install CWM Recovery to backup everything, but my device ...
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Samsung Sidesync won't start on W10 [closed]

I tried to install Samsung Sidesync on my Windows 10 Surface Pro 3 and the installation process works just fine. But when I try to open the program it gives me the error: The application was ...
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Recent Windows update broke smartphone connectivity and windows media player

Seems like my windows 10 updated itself to a new version without telling me first* (my winver says 1511 build 10586.36 - Windows 10 Pro N). As a result, I lost several program functionalities, ...
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How to install Alsa sound in android [closed]

I have Console OS running on a lenovo g-50 laptop and it works great all except there is no sound. I found out that alsa mixer is not installed and I tried the alsa app on google play but it has the ...
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Protecting Android Phone [migrated]

Is there a way like how Apple has icloud but for Android where if you lose your phone someone is not able to wipe it and then resell/reuse it? And does Android also have builtin tracking like how ...
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Godaddy WordPress 408error on linux

I have a small website I'm starting on godaddy through their wordpress hosting platform. I can access my sites admin pages (/wp-admin) on all my devices but only seem to be able to do edits on ones ...
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How do I disable Firefox Android's popup browser tips? [migrated]

I'm using Firefox for Android. It keeps showing me popup browser tips at the bottom of the main screens, like bookmarks, top sites, history, etc. I'll close them, but then next time another new one ...
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Share LAN Internet FROM Windows 10 INTO Lollipop by USB or Bluetooth connection

I have a Desktop Windows 10 PC with LAN and WAN connections (WAN: Wide Area Network, Internet). but no WiFi in it, but it has an USB Bluetooth 2.1 adapter plugged in. I have also an Android Galaxy S4 ...
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Google logins from unknown device/location [migrated]

A few months ago, I forgot to log out of my google/gmail account from a "friend's" Samsung Galaxy Tablet. I noticed shortly after that, there was a login to my account from a device..a Samsung Galaxy ...
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How to set custom notification sound on Skype on Android [migrated]

I believe the question is pretty self explanatory but I'll repeat myself regardless. Is there a way I can change the notification sound on Skype, on Android, from the default one? With or without the ...
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how to enable Android apps to browse user mount points in /mnt [migrated]

I want to access and work on my remote documents (such as .docx, .xlsx, etc... and pdfs) from within my apps. For this, I have created a cifs mount point from a network sdcard (NTFS v3.1) to my ...
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Accessing Mac computer-to-computer via Android device

I'm looking for a way to test my server (written in Java, but that's not the point) in the subway (yes, I like to code in the subway!) without Internet. I have a local copy of this server on my laptop ...
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Android Ubiquiti Bridge network

I have the following setup: debian machine with configuration: iface eth0 inet static address 192.168.2.1 netmask 255.255.255.0 debian machine is connected to Ubiquiti Rocket 5M in AP mode ...
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How to transfer files between Linux and Android in a fast and reliable way?

As the title says, I need to find a fast and reliable way to transfer files between my Linux laptop (OpenSUSE with KDE 4) and my Android phone (Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo). I have already tried several ...
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Manualy Clean Second Partition In Android Link2SD

I use Link2SD in my Android Phone to link some of my apps into external second partition. My external total size is 32GB and I partition it into 2 partition. First Partition is using FAT32, and the ...
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Trying to block Agar.io android app connection on wifi

I want to block access to Agar.io completely from android devices in the house, my internet is through virgin media with a SuperHub, I've played with port blocking(ports 443 and 1501-1551) and domain ...
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Connect Samsung S4 to laptop and show hidden items in gallery

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 (Android KitKat). I have used the Hide items in Gallery app to hide some pictures. Now the LCD of my phone is broken and I cant see anything on the screen. But, I can ...
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Is it possible to connect an Android device directly to a computing device with an Ethernet adapter?

When an Android device is connected to a network hub via a USB-Ethernet adapter (i.e. Android device - USB-Ethernet adapter - Ethernet cable - Hub), everything works perfectly. The device has ...
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Is there a way to use my smart phone as a second screen of my laptop?

About ten years ago everyone at work started using dual monitors. It was great. But I switched to laptop for most tasks and do not have a second monitor. It occurred to me that I have a second screen ...
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Can't use ok google anymore [migrated]

my problem here started about 2 months ago. i searched a lot for an answer before asking for help here. but didn't find anything. i'm from Iran. i used to be able to use google now and its cards ...
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My Redmi 2 Prime's battery has has been lost [migrated]

Recently after I updated my phone to MIUI7 the battery increased from 9 hours internet browsing backup to 10 hours and 4 minutes for Internet Browsing backup. But after I tried to roll back the OS to ...
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my android phone can't access to any google related sites and services [migrated]

I just recently bought a brand new asus zenfone go, everything is fine until I shut off my wifi and left home. I subscribed to a mobile data plan, of course. but i can't access any google related ...
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Crop rotated video using ffmpg

I am working on android application that crop videos using ffmpg,This works fine for all videos but not for videos recorded by phone camera,I have noticed that all these kind of videos has "rotate" ...
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Migrate Android Studio Project from One Machine to Other Machine

I want to migrate an android project developed in Android Studio from one machine to another machine, so I can continue working on the other system. I tried to copy the project directory to the ...
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TV IR remote codes discovery for Android [migrated]

I have an Android phone with an IR blaster and I can use it to control my Sony TV. However I have an other device - TCL L24B2500 TV. I don't have a remote for it and want to use my phone instead. But ...
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Win10 media conversion while copying to Android

On Win10 when I copy a FLAC file to my Android device, Win10 asks me if I want to convert this file on the fly. If I press ok, it will encode the FLAC file to WMA before copying. Is there any config ...
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Error while running an Android project in Eclipse

I recently have installed Android SDK in Linux Mint 32-bit. After that I also installed ADT plugin in Eclipse and Android SDK packages. Everything was fine, but when I completed my Android project and ...
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Nexus 4 not recognized on Windows 10

I have Nexus 4 with Lollipop and enabled MTP in settings. My Windows 10 N PC won't recognize it. I tried to install Google USB driver, but when I choose path to driver folder ...\usb_driver -> check ...
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Windows 8.1 Internet Connection Sharing has been disabled by network administrator [migrated]

I have a surface pro with Windows 8.1, I'm trying to share my tethered wireless android connection with a firewall connecting to my Surface for testing. When I right click on my wireless adaptor and ...