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Windows 8.1 Remote desktop (Android app) Connection error

I am trying to set up remote access from my Android tablet to my notebook with Windows 8.1. I have d-link router DIR-600. I am getting Connection error when trying to log on. My Android tablet is ...
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Upgrade version of Android [closed]

I have Android 2.3.4 version installed on my device ( Samsung Galaxy mini GT-S5570) . Can I upgrade the version of Android to be Android4.2.
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Mount usb storage on Nexus 4 from Ntfs

How do I mount usb storage to fat32 or exFat on Nexus 4? Many of the mounter apps I tried specified app not compatible for Nexus 4 in the description itself. I could connect my mouse through OTG cable ...
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Practical use for Laptop NFC

I have a computer with NFC and a Google Galaxy Nexus. Both support NFC. Unfortunately, Google has failed to come up with any way to use them, too much noise around the keyword nfc. Can I transfer ...
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What is a good combination of apps to edit a text/word-document across phone, tablet and desktop with intermittent Internet access? [closed]

I've got Windows and Android devices, and I'd like to be able to sync a text or Word document across all devices. As far as I'm aware, Drop box for Android only allows you pull a document. It ...
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How do I disable this networking dialog on Windows 8.1?

When I tether my Android phone to Windows 8.1, I often get this useless dialog, which I always ignore. How do I prevent Windows 8.1 from showing it?
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Install Android USB Driver when device is not shown in device manager

the title is quite explicit : I'm trying to install google's driver for my android device in order to use it for development ( I need it to be seen by 'adb devices' ) I've got a Nexus 5 and windows ...
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access my desktop from android device [duplicate]

I want to access my desktop (Windows/linux/unix) from android device 1 and to share files(from desktop) to android device 2,3 etc. I need some guidance to start this android development.If any one ...
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Dual WiFi Access Point Setup with Android

I have 2 identical (model, firmware, etc) 802.11n WiFi routers acting as WiFi Access Points by having both configured with the same SSID, password, security type, etc but different wireless channels ...
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Connect to windows share over vpn - on an Android device

I'm having some difficulties connecting my Android devices to a Windows share over VPN. Background I've bought a Synology DS214se NAS, which I have installed in my home network. I have configured the ...
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Remote control of a Linux device using Android

I like to remotely control (e.g.run a python program) my raspberry pi using my android phone. I found some discussion of using web socket, but that is more for the PI's GPIO control. Now is I like to ...
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USB: error 0x000007d1

Is there any way to fix error 0x000007di? It occurs when I plug in phone USB. I'm using Windows 8. What I want to do is to root my Android phone when I connect it. It feels like everything's fine ...
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Remotley control a media players playlist without interupting the current video

Hi I tried using VLC player's web-interface to change the playlist while my daughter watched it on another computer. Unfortunately it's useless and only allows to stop start and move up and down the ...
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Chrome Developer Tools throwing errors with Xperia inspector

We have a number of android devices which we develop web apps for. When we are developing for Chrome mobile, we fire up the Developer Mode and start inspecting the webpages for the devices. Once all ...
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Adding Authenticator PAM to Linux keyring

The (google) two-factor Authenticator project, which can be used to perform two-factor authentication (with something like the Android Authenticator) includes a PAM (pluggable authentication module) ...
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Terminal export command, not valid identifier command (android related)

I am following the instructions here: http://gauss.ececs.uc.edu/Courses/c6053/lectures/PDF/environ.pdf On page three, under "Compile the kernel" I am trying to run the following command (with the ...
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android adb usage, identify offline devices

On page 2 of this document http://gauss.ececs.uc.edu/Courses/c6053/lectures/PDF/environ.pdf I am trying to run the following commands (with the given responses) kn@MrCo:~$ adb devices emulator-554 ...
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Using Bluestacks to run an android app directly from Windows command line or Desktop Shortcut

After installing Bluestacks is there a way of launching an android app without going through the Bluestacks interface? Is there an API or something that would allow this? Actually I found where it ...
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Can't pair Android with Windows 7 via Bluetooth

I can't pair my Android phone with my Windows 7 x64. If I try to start the pairing in Android, after some time it says "Coudn't pair with PC because of an incorrect PIN or passkey", but I didn't even ...
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is git-upload-pack necessary?

I'm getting the following error when trying to pull from a git repository: sh: git-upload-pack: not found I've seen many discussions about it and all of them suggest setting some path so that the ...
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Does anyone knows how TeamViewer gets screen capturing?

I'm looking for an way to record my Android's screen without rooting my phone. This will be on my work phone, so I'm not allowed to root it. I recently found TeamViewer QuickSupport which lets you ...
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Remote USB debug for Android

I intend to develop Android but my computer has limited capabilities (low on disk space and CPU resources), so I thought of the following: I use a virtual machine in the cloud (preferably Azure) ...
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reverse usb tethering in strict dns environment

In the environment, all DNS query is blocked by firewall. And wifi or 3G is not allowed I want to let a rooted Android(192.168.42.2) accessing internet by plug usb on PC(192.168.42.1 for usb0 ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 doesn't boot after setting up build-environment

I dual booted my PC , with Ubuntu 12.04 alongside windows 7 64 bit, I tried to set up build -environment on my Linux ... so I followed post 2 and post 3 from this thread I installed everything which ...
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How do I toggle Android settings with a keyboard?

I'm trying to flip a toggle switch in the Android settings on my Dell Wyse Cloud Connect using my Bluetooth keyboard. Specifically I'm trying to turn the WiFi from "Off" to "On". I can navigate the ...
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Add audio to video using ffmpeg not working properly in android (4.4.2) kitkat

I am trying to mix an audio file to video file. The ffmpeg command I am using for that is written below: ffmpeg -i video.avi -i audio.mp3 -map 0:a:0 -map 1:v:0 -codec copy -shortest output_video.avi ...
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Erase all data after X incorrect screen-unlock attempts on Android 4.2.2

I haven't Business, Education, and Government Google Apps account. I looking for setting up my Android 4.2.2 to erase all data after X wrong screen-unlock patterns. Maybe alternative ways, exclude ...
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How can I downgrade the platform tools in Android Studio?

I think a recent update to the Android SDK via Android Studio broke the Android emulator functionality. (I'm running Mac OS 10.6.) Is there a way I can downgrade the platform-tools or other relevant ...
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How do I configure which programs are used for DLNA streaming?

I am currently experimenting with streaming music, photos and videos from my Android tablet to my Windows 7 Media Center. I am using Flipps and Skifta on Android to test a bit around. When streaming ...
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Cutting and joining multiple video segments in FFMPEG

I'm trying to do this in as few steps as possible since I'm doing this in Android and FFMPEG SegFaults if run multiple times (in the same process). Assume I have a 25 minute video: I want to cut from ...
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Simple way to clear clipboard(copied) contents In different platforms?

I use a Win 7 machine , Android tab and Windows mobile . All these i use password wallets to keep passwords for different things . Usually i copy those password and paste in the fields . And it stays ...
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Server accessible on desktop, not on mobile, same network

I have a Nexus 4. On my home broadband connection (NATed), I'm unable to access my server via WiFi on the phone. I can ping my server from phone's adb shell, but wget http://<ip>/ fails. The ...
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Boot .efi files from GRUB2

I've bought a Sony VAIO with UEFI booting and came with Windows 8 preinstalled. I successfully installed Ubuntu 13.10 and Windows 7 (triple-boot) and fixed the UEFI boot so GRUB2 is loading. I was ...
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Is this expected reverse DNS behaviour or something weirder?

Excuse me as I'm a linux noob: I have a system (specifically, a Nexus 7 running CM 10.2.1 with busybox), which, when I run host or traceroute on its nominal private IP (192.168.1.7) gives a hostname ...
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How To Configure D-Link Wifi Router To Connect Between Pc Local (Wamp) Server And Android Device [closed]

I buy a Wifi Router and setup. All is running good, but just 3 issues: Issue No 1. On my pc (Local server) I edit host file like below: 127.0.0.1 example.com so, on my browser, if I enter ...
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How to block a phone from using my WiFi network? [closed]

How do I block my son's phone from using my home WiFi network? Can it be done by blocking the MAC address of my son's phone?
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Solve this hex riddle! - What went wrong with my output redirection?

Following on from my question TF101 Android: Image block device via adb in which I tried unsuccessfully to save a raw image of a block device by output redirection, this question tries to determine ...
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Prevent Windows From Creating New Network Names when Tethering with Android

How can I stop Windows 7 Home Premium from creating new network names each time I tether my Samsung Tablet to my Laptop using Androids USB Tethering Option? Yesterday, it was Network 10. Each time I ...
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Forward the PPTP VPN connection to mobile

I have an Internet connection shared from my Ubuntu to my android phone, And it's work fine, but it's stop from mobile when i run the VPN (VpnBook), I think i have to configure some proxy setting in ...
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Windows client that can SSH into a tablet running Unix via the USB cable?

Seems like there should be a solution to this : I run a Unix on my Android tablet. I take tablet to any old PC, and connect via USB. I open some kind of terminal program on the PC (eg. PuTTY, ...
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TF101 Android: Image block device via adb

I have an Asus TF101 tablet running Android ICS. I am trying to image the entire internal flash file system onto my desktop via adb. The problem is that the image I am obtaining appears to be ...
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High packet loss on wireless network with only one of many devices

I added a TP-Link AV200 Nano and two AV200 WiFi extenders to my home network. It now consists of the cablemodem/wireless access point connected by an ethernet cable to the AV200 Nano and two other ...
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While running application by IDEA Android Studio virtual device is not launched

I have created blank full screen application using Android Studio. When I run the app I select predefined virtual device than nothing happens. IDE just waits. Please look at the screenshot please.
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Cannot Connect Samsung Galaxy Y Duos to Laptop via USB Cable

While I am connecting my phone to my laptop neither the laptop nor the phone can detect each other. By not recognizing I want to mean nothing happens after connecting. It seems that I have not ...
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Can short circuiting kill a USB cable?

I have a power strip and four things were connected to it. My air filter, laptop, Samsung Galaxy Tab, and Motorola Droid 4. For the phone and the tablet, there are actually 2 components to the ...
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iPerf via reverse SSH Tunnel

I'm trying to perform iPerf test between my Android device (rooted Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE) and my external server. Let's say: Site A - Rooted Android device with mobile internet access (behind the ...
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How to concatenate multiple videos to form a single video using ffmpeg

Really good post so far, I want to ask few questions. How to concatenate multiple videos to form a single video? How to loop the video until the audio has not stopped? Note: I have a different ...
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How can I send articles to Firefox for Android's reading list from the desktop?

I use Firefox on my desktop and Firefox for Android on my tablet, with Firefox Sync keeping them connected. I'd like to use the Reading List feature of FF for Android, but often I find the articles I ...
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Why is my router sometimes not found by my Android phone?

(I don't know exactly if I'm in the right place here, but then please migrate this question to another StackExchange site and delete this comment.) I have a Samsung GT-S5830 (Galaxy Ace) with Android ...
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Android - adb shell input text

Android - I want to pass a large string using adb shell command. Is there a restriction on the length of the input string ? $ adb shell input text