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How can I recover missing Android files on Windows 8?

My aunt lost her memos from her S5's built-in memo app yesterday, and, naturally, turned to her nephew for help :D My first move was to plug the phone in to my (Windows 8.1) laptop, and try to use ...
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Dual booting Android+Ubuntu touch with multirom?

I have Multirom installed on my 2012 Nexus 7 Tablet. I have set up everything perfectly. However, despite the fact that Ubuntu touch was originally made to support the nexus 7, the "Install Ubuntu ...
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how to install an old version of apktool on linux

So I want to install an older version of apktool(1.5.2) on my ubuntu machine. but when I go to https://bitbucket.org/iBotPeaches/apktool/downloads and go to tags, and download the zip file, it has ...
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Sync reminders/todo between android and yosemite

I currently have a macbook pro running yosemite and a galaxy s6 running android. I'm looking for a solution to somehow sync reminders between my Macbook and phone. I used to have an iPhone for a ...
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USB Device not Recognized - Android on Windows

I tried to transfer some media files to my android device, but I got the error: USB not recognized error. I tried removing the power supply, disabling Windows Firewall and restarting but nothing ...
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FFMPEG no audio in final output

I have the following FFMPEG command working. ffmpeg -y -i slide.mp4 -f lavfi -i "color=c=black:s=1920x1080:r=25:d=1" -filter_complex "[0:v] setpts=PTS-STARTPTS [main]; \ [1:v] ...
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How to connect phone to android studio via bluetooth

I wanted to know if there was a simple way to connect my phone to android studio with bluetooth. Is there an app I could use or something else?
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How to use a networked Android TV as second monitor

I have an old Sony "Google TV" connected to my local network. What's the easiest way to use it as a second monitor on Linux (Ubuntu) without using a direct video cable (i.e. only over the network)? ...
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Issue with Android Emulator DPI

I am having an issue with my Android Emulator looking strange on my monitor. The emulator works just fine and is fairly fast (thank you, Intel HAXM), but I have an issue with the emulator screen ...
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Recover data from partition formatted through Android USB

I formatted an sdcard with GParted through the USB share of an Android phone. Neither the phone, nor the computer recognize the partitions on the sdcard anymore. When I share the sdcard through USB, ...
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Cannot connect LG G3 Android phone to Linux PC

I just want to access the files on my Verizon LG G3 phone from my Linux PC. I have adb installed and I followed this ArchLinux tutorial but adb devices outputs the following: ...
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Will Android Studio work in laptop with 1366 x 768 resolution?

I am planning to buy a laptop to start Android Programming. Android Studio requires 1200 x 800 resolution. Most of the laptops in my budget have 1366 x 768 resolution? Will Android Studio work in this ...
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Do non-Android users throw off the live traffic data provided by Google? [closed]

I was trying to get a better understanding of how Google reports live traffic on Google maps/navigation and came across this explanation from Google: "When we combine your speed with the speed of ...
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Windows not detecting Bluetooth device; but device detecting Windows

I am trying to pair my Windows 8.1 machine to my Moto G. Both devices have Bluetooth switched on and the Moto G is able to see my Windows machine in the Bluetooth settings, but upon trying to connect ...
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Force Windows 7 to use Android phone's MAC address as network identifier for hotspot to prevent network name addition/iteration

Background I have a new Verizon Android (5.1) phone with a mobile hotspot running with a set HOTSPOT_NAME (the SSID) for the network, and having a WPA2 (AES) security. I had a previous Verizon ...
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Mobile phone and Safari browser do not navigate to my website, search instead

I recently registered a domain name at the root domain .science. I put up a website, and can navigate to it fine. But if I type mydomain.science into my phone (android), another phone (ios), or ...
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Sync Passphrase on Android device [duplicate]

It wants me to sign in with my encrypted passphrase, however what I thought it was, it isn't, So it says go to Google Dashboard on your device to change this pass phrase, yet the page doesn't load. ...
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setup a public wireless File sharing server

I have a PC (windows 7) with a specific folder with name store in it, a wireless modem and some (.apk) files in store.My clients have Android devices. I want to create a service with specific URL ...
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How to perform gestures in AMIDuOS (Android emulator) on PC?

I just got myself AMIDuOS and I managed to get it to perform pinch nd zoom gestures through Ctrl + T and then pressing "i" and "o". But now I want to perform a 2-finger pan gesture and I got no clue ...
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Charging in USB-2 power delivery mode via a USB 3 port

My computer has a USB 3 port. My Android phone has a USB 2 micro-usb port. It is capable of charging at greater than the 500mA which can be provided by USB 2 data mode by using Power Delivery mode. ...
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manually downloading android sdk updates?

Anyway we can manually download the sdk updates. We traditionally rely on the android SDK manager for the same. However, there must be someway to download the updates withou the SDK manager's help, ...
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Android ADB Shell sendevent Not Working

I want to simulate pressing the power button on a rooted Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P5100 running Android 4.0.4 using the ADB shell. To do this I changed the relevant permissions using: adb shell su ...
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Arch Linux chroot cannot mount sysfs

I am running in a chroot with Arch Linux. It is efficient. I can start the session and also was able to do pacman -Syu. My problem is, I cannot do any pacman activities now more. It says I should do ...
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vpn and hotspot client connectivity

I would like to have vpn connection running on an android device, then using android hotspot, allow a workstation pc to connect to one of the vpn's computer. So far i managed to establish the vpn ...
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Android installer can't find hard drive in VMWare ESXI

When installing Android x86 I get the error "there is no hard drive to edit". Googling the error only gives me two results, neither of which are very useful.
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Looking for Android app for Remote Control PC (Windows) [closed]

Requirements: 1) Working through Local Network (preferably). I need this for fast connect to my PC. Apps like TeamViewer or Google Remote Desktop has to long connect to my PC (probably because of ...
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Can i use android processor like folding@Home to boost an old laptop?

Android devices are so powerful today you can virtually use it as a stand-alone desktop. I have an old Acer 5515 laptop with a single core AMD processor and I also have a quad-code android and i want ...
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Jenkins slave and ccache

My jenkins connects to its slave (ubuntu) via ssh. I followed all possible instructions on installing ccache on the slave, I put "export USE_CCACHE=1" in every possible place, I have linked compilers ...
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How to answer iPhone calls on Android or vice-versa [closed]

I have an Android Device, however, recently I acquired a "work" iOS device. Now even though I have to keep the iPhone on me I would like to leave it in my bag and just forward the calls to my Android, ...
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Cannot directly transfer files beetween 2 or more android devices using LinuxMint

I have LinuxMint on my PC, I plugged in 2 android phones in the USB slots and when I try to copy/move files 'into' the device SD card it shows, Error while copying "File_name". But it works if ...
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Ubuntu USB Tethering With Asus ZenFone

I recently worked through how to get USB tethering to work with my Asus ZenFone for my Ubuntu computer. I wanted to share the wealth.
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Trying to get ADB command in Linux (for copying timestamps) to work with spaces in names

Using Linux Mint 13, I have been trying to ADB copy files and directories to a connected Android over USB. Need to preserve the timestamps. (I am aware that in Unix, only Time Modified is stored). ...
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Can't access wi-fi server from my wired connected computer

I am trying to access the address of a server I started on my Android phone, the address is 192.168.100.8:8000 and the phone is connected to internet via Wi-Fi (on the router at home). Now, my pc is ...
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How can I sync calendars and contacts across platforms while *not* using a related email address?

Okay, this one is super complicated, but I'll try my best to be clear and concise. I am trying to help a user get his accounts together. The user has the following hardware: iPad Android phone ...
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How play multiple audio files located on smartphone through Windows 7?

When I connect my LG Optimus F3Q to my Windows 7 PC, it connects in "Media sync (MTP)" mode. I can get into the file structure of the phone and its SD card through Windows Explorer and double click ...
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Force windows incomming VPN connection to use Proxy

My target is to observe all the Network traffic from my Android device without rooting it: I installed charles proxy on my pc an endabled the socks proxy I created an "New Incoming Connection" on my ...
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Sharing Android Phone's WiFi connection with OSX

Is it possible to tell OSX to connect to an Android phone (Sony Xperia Z2) via BlueTooth / USB and use the WiFi connection that's setup on the Android phone? I've tried to setup Bluetooth PAN on the ...
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Android on Virtual box RESET every time i boot

I have Virtual box 4.3.6 installed on my pc and I have done all things correctly in order to run Android Jelly Bean and KitKat (4.2.2 & 4.4). All things are right and after full installation of ...
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Android dhcp assigning bogus dns server

I've been having problems with Android devices and DNS lookups on my WiFi network, so I've done some digging and found that android is assigning what appears to be a random link-local ipv6 address in ...
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TCP packet issue with 802.11ac but not with 802.11n on an Android Nexus 6

I have an Android Nexus 6 that connects to my computer via an ad-hoc network. When my phone connects to the 802.11n card (TP-LINK 300Mbps Wireless N), the bytes are sent with no issue; verified with ...
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Intel XDK: Alternative to onload

I am using Intel XDK to build an app - which apparently uses HTML5, Javascript and CSS3 to build its apps - but I've run into a small "problem" I have managed to get data stored via localStorage, but ...
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Android app with ssh-copy-id ability

As the titles says, I would like to copy my ssh key to the server and afterwards disable root password login for security reasons. I'm using JuiceSSH but it seems to lack ssh-copy-id for the free ...
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Virtual Router & Android

I am looking for a way to share my laptop's internet connection with my android phone (Xperia L). I use "Virtual Router" for this. I am able to scan and recognize Virtual Router by phone but ...
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How to play android phone audio on a windows 8.1 PC's speakers using bluetooth, when “just connecting” doesn't work?

This question has been answered before here, here, and here. All answers say that it basically just works when you pair the android phone with the windows PC and hit play on the phone. I have tried ...
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Green screen issue on ffmpeg

I have been trying to use ffmpeg binary for compressing the screenshots taken from adb. The following is the command being used : screencap | /data/local/tmp/ffmpeg -f rawvideo -s 1440x2560 -pix_fmt ...
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Android Studio : Reset/Restore “Remember, don't ask again” .

By pressing CTRL+ALT+L , a dialog box opens up which contains many options like Reformat Code, Optimize Code, etc. I mistakenly enabled check for Remember, don't ask again. Now that dialog box is not ...
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Onedrive: How can I save a shared folder to my drive?

I received an URL of a shared onedrive folder, I want to save that folder to my one drive account. But I can't see how this can be done. Can anyone give me any idea how this can be done? Other cloud ...
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Sharing PC internet with Android device fails after restart

I share my PC's internet with my Android phone running KitKat via USB by using system settings. It worked at first, but after that (after restarting the PC) it doesn't share the internet connection ...
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How do I save my Android phone downloads to an external hard drive connected to a router?

I have a D-link DIR-850L router with an external hard drive connected to it. I want all the downloads from my Android phone to be saved directly to the external hard drive connected to the router. I ...
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How to stream from ProgDvb to an Android device?

I would like to stream a DVB-T channel using ProgDvb to an Android device (a mini android PC Rockchip, Mk908). I know ProgDVB has a plugin called Prog Media Server. I've used with VLC running on ...