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How would I ssh to Raspberry Pi from Android Device while it is connected to its hotspot?

I have had a Raspberry Pi for a couple months now and it was my first time using Linux (so I'm still pretty new) What I am trying to achieve here is being able to SSH to my Raspberry Pi (running ...
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google calendar sync poblems

I've got an ipohne 6s and an android note 5. They both have Google calendar installed. I am having the worst time getting events created on the mobile devices to show up on Google Calendar when I look ...
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Create a Linux Live USB on an OTG USB from an Android device

Please Please Please help me. I Recently attempted to install windows 8 onto my laptop along side an Ubuntu installation. At the time I couldn't find a large enough USB drive to use as a bootable USB ...
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How to push a build.prop with ADB?

I have a backup of my build.prop saved to C:\bob\build.prop. I'm trying to push it to my bricked android device. When typing "ADB push C:\bob\build.prop /system/build.prop" It ACTS like the build.prop ...
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kali sana on android gives the following error: the selected extractor cannot be found: ar

hey i have a problem with installing kali sana using linux deploy on my mi4i, when i start the download&installation it says: "E: The selected extractor cannot be found: ar" trying it with debian ...
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Running Android studio on Ubuntu

I am newbie to Ubuntu. I have Android Studio for Ubuntu and Android-SDK with me. When I run ./studio.sh from andriod-studio/bin, it shows an error as "command not found".Then how should I run (open ...
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Wifi supplicant authenticates again when in range?

If a supplicant (Android 5.X at least) authenticates (EAPOL - PEAP) to our AP at work and then has a signal drop (walk far enough away but does not roam to another AP) even just a few seconds after a ...
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Video view/plugin vine and Instagram use

What video view or plugin does vine and Instagram use for their apps and websites, like for the unique look and tap to like and in focus video playing
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Unable to access wifi router on a mobile device

The story is that I have a tough brother who wouldn't give access to his wifi. I managed to get his TP-link user password to change the mac filtering. When he found out... he did something that I now ...
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Debug website from PC - Problems with Samsung devices

some users of our website are experiencing some problems with the layout of our website. Users affected have: Samsung S5, Samsung ACE 4 and Samsung Grand Neo. They all use the default android browser. ...
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How to run Android apps on PC through Google Chrome?

There are many way to run an android application on pc (e.g : genymotion , by installing android through virtual machine).But my question look different: Is that possible to run Android apps using my ...
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Recover data from unreadable SD card [duplicate]

It's an 8GB micro SD card. It was on my Sony Xperia android smartphone, I almost never removed it from the phone. Suddenly about a month ago, the phone displayed a message saying that the card is not ...
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How to add Android phone as a COM port in Windows 10 (via Bluetooth)?

My phone is Meizu M2, which I'd like to connect with my Windows 10 PC (via Bluetooth). I'm using an external bluetooth adapter for the PC. There's an android app called "Arduino Bluetooth RC Car" ...
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Is it possible to program unix-based OS (specifically iOS jailbroken) to function as usb keyboard?

I know this is possible with Android to make a device emulate a HID keyboard for plug and play usage via usb to a computer, since the functionality was introduced to linux, but can it be done with iOS ...
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Custom Android kernel with Sys V IPC

I know that Android uses Google's own Binder IPC, which is built-in to every Android kernel. This causes a dilemma for running GNU/Linux systems on a mobile device: keep the Android kernel, and ...
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Why does Twitter pause for 5 seconds whenever I follow a link? [closed]

Why does Twitter pause for 5 seconds whenever I follow a link? There is something being sent up the network. Can someone inspect the data? I'm running the Android app. The domain days t.co.
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why tablets start up when connect to charger while laptops do not [closed]

I think any Android tablet will start up when it connected to its charger .. Why that .. and why laptops do not act the same ?! one more thing can I turn off the tablet and keep it connect to charger ...
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Cuda programming on Android Phone? [closed]

I'm looking for the most compact device that features a Cuda compatible device (optimal would be size of a smartphone / tablet). In the end I would like to install the Caffe Neural Network library on ...
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Beelink I68 8core android tv box

I recently purchased a Beelink I68 8 core media box to run Kodi on but couldn't resist the urge to pry it apart and look inside after noticing in the system settings a dead link for SATA setting, it ...
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Android MTP stopped working on Windows 10

MTP suddenly stopped working on my desktop running Windows 10 Pro N and I can't transfer files between my android devices through USB. I already installed the Media Feature Pack for windows before, I ...
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Computer goes to blue screen everytime i try to transfer a file over wifi?

My pc goes to this screen as seen below. I am trying to transfer songs folder from my pc which is of 10.5 GB size to my SD card in my mobile with android 4.4.2 installed. I am using the android app ...
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Is there a way to find out what files are taking up the most space on my HTC One? [closed]

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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Chrome Browser in Android Emulator

I have to run a automate test on chrome browser in android emulator with Api level 19 and android version 4.4.2 to test by web application. I run the test with Appium. I could not find the ...
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Who uses RISC and who uses CISC today? [closed]

Which OS still uses RISC (Reduced Instruction Set Computing) and which uses CISC(Complex Instruction Set Computing) Architecture? Can any one tell me which OS uses which instruction set?
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Proxy emulated Android traffic through other PC either from inside Android or from its host

I have an Android device (A) connected to a local network that have no direct connection to the Internet. It is rooted. The device is actually an emulator running on Windows host PC (H) where I do ...