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Kocaso M1400 ADB / USB drivers installation on Windows

I'm having trouble installing the Kocaso M1400 USB / ADB drivers on Windows 8. The vendor doesn't seem to provide them and the generic google drivers don't seem to work. The device is powered by a ...
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Run Android emulator and Developing IDE on separate Virtual Machines

I try to setup development enviroment for Android apps. Before all my development was performed in ubuntu running with virtual box. I have install adt plugin for my eclipse and download Android SDK in ...
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Mobile access point to wired network

I have a situation where I'm using my mobile phone as my internet connection and connecting my WiFi enabled devices to it without problem. The problem is I have an array of devices which are ethernet ...
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How to use a data like a image and song in android on Virtual Box from my computer?

I installed Oracle Virtual Box on Windows 8. Then I downloaded Android-x86. After I installed Android-x86 on Virtual Box from the ISO, and it working good but how to use a data like image and song ...
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No Internet connection in Android-x86 4.2 ISO on VirtualBox

I installed Oracle VirtualBox on Windows 8. Then I downloaded android-x86-4.2-20121225.iso from Android-x86. After I installed Android x86-4.2 on VirtualBox from the ISO, I could run it, but the ...
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Convert 3gpp to mp3 using ffmpeg

I am trying to convert a recorded file on an Android device using Phonegap from .3gpp to .mp3 using ffmpeg libary. When I execute the code on the command line for conversion, I get following ...
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Update Samsung S3 to 4.2.2 and does it support API level 17? [closed]

I have my Samsung Galaxy S3 updated to Android 4.2.2. So does it mean my phone supports all features like WiFi Direct and Miracast? I want to get all the APIs that are available in API level 17 like ...
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Tight Encoding on android vnc [closed]

I'm customize my own VNC client and server with TightVNC open source. I remove all of its interactions of RFB protocol. So there is noway to negotiation encoding types or any other options. I choose ...
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how to connect only ethernet and only wireless hosts together

Here is my problem. I have an android tablet that have only WiFi for network connectivity and I have a windows server that have only Ethernet ports for network connection. Now I want to telnet to my ...
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How can I determine the IP addresses allocated by DHCP on a router that I'm connected to?

This “router” is not a typical situation. I’m using my phone as a hotspot and can only configure a select number of DHCP options. I can manage the limit on how many devices/clients can use my phone ...
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What will happen if i delete /dev folder [closed]

What will happen if I delete the /dev folder? I have a rooted android tab and I want to delete that folder since that is a system folder, I dare not delete it until I get required info. The ...
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eMMC Standards and File System support

I am looking into Android secure erase functions and realized a few things: Android uses eMMC as its storage media, eMMC standards are set by the JEDEC organization (currently most of the ...
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How to know if it's phishing or not in android apps? [closed]

In IM apps (not only), there is a browser frame that appears and prompts for example to connect to Facebook account, eBuddy for example. My question is: how can I know if this frame is from ...
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Intellij / Android Studio Split Screen

Does Intellij / Android Studio have a split screen option similar to this in vim?
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How to keep sound of file mp4 when mix it with audio files mp3 [FFMPEG]

In Android after I run the FFMPEG command has been mixed mp4 & mp3 files but mp4 audio file after the mix has been lost. How can I keep the mp4 audio. My command (run ok but background music ...
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Chroot from android into environment as user

I'm trying to use my android tablet as a dev environment. So far I have created an Arch and Ubuntu img. I can chroot into both just fine and I have created a user using adduser, but I do not know how ...
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Is it possible to run ADB on multiple devices using Hyper-V?

What I would like to do is use Hyper-V to set up N number of VM's, each one being used to run a different set of tests on a different Android device. It seems like Hyper-V doesn't accept the input of ...
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Some apps crash on x86 android eeepc 4G (701). Why and what can I do?

I installed x86 android on my asus eeepc 4G 701 and it was a success out of the box! Then I installed the gopro app for my camera to connect and control it via wifi. The pc cannot maintain a ...
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Is there a way to get/make a driver for Intel GMA 3150 that support OpenGL 2.0

When released the Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3150 - also found in Intel Atom N4xx, N5xx (Pineview) processors (ex.: in notebook like various Dell Mini or Inspiron Duo 10.1 hybrid Tablet) was ...
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Ban a stolen device from Firefox Sync

I have my Firefox Passwords synced to my android tablet device. Now that device got stolen, and I am not sure, if i had really set a masterpassword on the stored passwords there. Can I somehow delete ...
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Connect from Android (ES File Explorer) to Windows 7 Share

I am having problems connecting from Motorola Razr HD phone to my Windows 7 PC's shared folders via ES File Manager. Until recently everything worked fine, I could see/copy files just fine. Not sure ...
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Android phone keeps computer from booting

When connecting my android phone to my laptop. I don't think it gets to the point of booting harddisk, so I don't believe this is relevant, but for completeness, it is a dual boot Ubuntu 12.04, and ...
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Linux: Access Android content via USB

I have Desktop-pc: Linux Mint 13, Phone: Sony Xperia V running android 4.1.2 From my desktop I want to access pictures, videos etc. on the phone. I have enabled the "Media server" on the phone, but ...
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Why does VirtualBox not detect my Android device?

Using VirtualBox 4.2.12, I've set up a Lubuntu 13.04 VM on a Windows 7 host. I specified a USB filter for my Galaxy S, but neither the VM nor VirtualBox detects it. After searching the internet, I ...
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How can I limit the size of the Android source I need to download with “repo sync”?

I'm planning to leave for a country with a poor Internet connection, where I hope to do some software development. I have been using repo sync to sync the Android source (and the CyanogenMod source ...
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How can I view the video camera stream from my DVR?

I have a HANBANG HB7008KC DVR. It comes with a Windows IE ActiveX software to view the cameras. They don't support Linux. I have a Linux machine and i want to connect to the DVR. I use DvrSeeSee App ...
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What protocol does the Wii use for Ethernet over USB?

I was disappointed when I realised the Wii doesn't have an Ethernet port, but the settings interface has support for a wired connection. Apparently there is an Ethernet over USB adapter for the Wii ...
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MAC address keeps on changing on every reboot [closed]

Whenever I reboot my device attached to my linux development machine, I get different IP address for my device. I want to avoid this and want that my device mac address should be static. How could I ...
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How do I physically find a wifi device using a laptop or mobile phone

Okay, so I have lost my tablet somewhere in my flat and have been searching for hours already. It is an Android device, which seems to have wifi enabled (responds to pings), but doesn't seem to react ...
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3G internet sharing from laptop to Android [duplicate]

I want to have internet connection on my Samsung Galaxy S3 running Android 4.1.1. Right now I have it only on my Windows 7 laptop, which uses a USB 3G modem. How can I make my phone use internet ...
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Sync files from 'portable device' to Windows 7 folder

What I'm looking for is an efficient way to back up my phone's SD card (Galaxy S4). In an ideal world* I would plug in the phone and it would automatically fire off a synctoy or robocopy task or ...
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How do I concatenate Android (3GP4) videos using FFMPEG?

I have FFMPEG installed on my CentoS 6 x64 system: FFmpeg version 0.6.5, Copyright (c) 2000-2010 the FFmpeg developers built on Jan 29 2012 17:52:15 with gcc 4.4.5 20110214 (Red Hat 4.4.5-6) ...
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Correctly partition microSDHC card [duplicate]

I temporarily used my microSDHC card for flashing a BeagleBone Black embedded device. This process involved overwriting the entire card with a binary image that contained two partitions. Now I would ...
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Spotify: Make a playlist available on Android mobile app?

This is driving me insane, and Spotify online support is not helping. I have a Spotify Premium subscription. I want to make a playlist of some MP3 files that I own available on the Spotify Android ...
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How to backup apps + data using TitaniumBackup directly to SMB share

I've been searching for answer to this question for quite some time now and finally decided I should as a question here. So I've managed to find a kernel module (cifs.ko) for my kernel build on xda-...
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View video on Screen while listen audio in android

Is it possible to stream all pc audio throug mpd, raop, UPnP or something like? I want to play video on a big screen far from where I'm sitting and be able to hear the audio Streamed trough my phone.
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Android USB Driver on Windows 8

I am running Windows 8 x64 Professional. I updated my android USB driver to include my device (Sony Tablet S) as was instructed by the internet. Sadly, installing the driver seems difficult on ...
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How to run Android-x86 4.2 iso on VM VirtualBox?

I installed oracle VM virtualBox on Win7,then I downloaded android-x86-4.2-20121225.iso from Android-x86 - Porting Android to x86.After I installed Android x86-4.2 on VirtualBox from iso and creating ...
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Copy files/using apps on HD with no drive letter?

My phone path is Computer\Model-Number\Phone. I wanted to use a util like windirstat on it but it doesn't recognize the path since it doesn't have a drive letter (I assume). I tried copying all my ...
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VPN for Home to watch TV on the go

My ISP offers TV on tablets, phones, etc. where I have to use an app, but I still have to have that traffic flow through my modem. What would be the best solution to setting up a VPN for probably just ...
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Buffering video through Lan

Is it possible for a video located on a laptop hdd to be accessed through wifi using android phone and play it. If we put file on shared network location and then make it available to others through ...
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Fennec: Javascript at end of page load

I'm looking for resources (or even better an template-addon) on how to run a simple Javascript 'Hello World' when a specific page has finished loading in Firefox mobile on Android (Fennec). Basically ...
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How can I display an Android Screen on a computer monitor [closed]

I am using a mouse and keyboard with my Android phone, a Samsung Galaxy S3, but I want to use a monitor with it. Is there any way or any programs which allow me to display what is on the android ...
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How to ping an IP address from an Android device? [closed]

Is there a way to ping an IP address from an Android device (like an Arc S or LG PRADA)? Is there a Android built-in application or am I to download an app for my task?
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Android sync pictures both ways

I have a Galaxy s3 and I'm wondering if there is a way to sync pictures that is better than Dropbox Right now I use Dropbox which just downloads all my pictures but it doesn't use the same folders ...
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How to share laptop internet to phone via bluetooth?

How do I make it so that my laptop, while connected to the wifi, will share it's internet connection to my Android phone via bluetooth? When I try to search for it, I keep getting solutions for the ...
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How to restrict wifi connection to the specific SSID

I setted up a wireless network in my office, this network is separated with internet. Is there any way to block all unknown SSIDs on my laptops(or tablets) to prevent someone from sending files out? ...
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Send and receive massive SMS with a PC by a mobile phone [closed]

How can I send and receive SMS using my PC connected to a mobile phone? I need this for a SMS marketing campaign so I can send multiple SMS to many recipients and extract answers. For SMS service I ...
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android emulator hardware acceleration on i5-2500K

I just wanted to know if anyone have managed to start the android emulator with the "Use Host GPU" option checked on the i5-2500K buildin gpu using linux. Each time i start it with "Use Host GPU" i ...
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Can I share a wifi connection (not 3G) from my phone? [closed]

I have a Samsung S3 and a Windows laptop. For some reason or the other laptops don't detect our school's wifi but mobiles do. I want to know if it is possible for me to share the wifi from my ...