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? [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 ...
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How to locate and copy/transfer Data files of an application in Redmi 2 Prime?

I need to do experiments in Redmi 2 Prime by different ROMs start a fresh experience. But there are certain items that I want to copy/save so that I could use them later after I wiped and done a fresh ...
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Connection over the Internet using Android

Can I leave my android device at home or school network range and connect to that android form outside to get access to the network my android connected to?
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Android / linux ignores setuid flag

I am trying to get root access to my chinese x86 tablet. With adb I have root. I copied a "sh" binary and set setuid bit, and from adb it works as expected: 1|shell@x98air3g_c5j8:/ $ which su.sh ...
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How can I edit Android-grabbed MP4 files in Virtualdub?

Android's command adb shell screenrecord x.mp4 is supposed to produce MPEG-4 files. VirtualDub is supposed to support MPEG-4 files through the use of the FFInputDriver plugin. The latter is true ...
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Android phone issue with internet connection via WLAN shared by virtual wifi from my laptop

I try to share my internet connection from my laptop (win7) via virtual wifi to my android phone (Samsung Gio). In an elevated cmd I enter netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=VWiFi key=xxx ...
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Android emulator 1(port 5554) is not connecting to debugger

I am working on windows 10. Visual studio 2013 and xamarin.Android. When I try to run the application the emulator 1(port 5554) is not being able to connect to the debugger. Then I cancel debugging ...
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How can I debug WiFi connection problems, when a device temporarily refuses to connect?

When a windows or android device intermittently cannot connect to a wireless network, despite showing it as available; or when the device claims to be connected to the network but cannot ping the ...
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suddenly internet upload blocked/slow on linux devices (android and ubuntu) using openwrt router

suddenly we have a really strange network/internet connection issue here. The upstream/upload of all linux (android) devices seems to be blocked, but everything works fine on windows (7, 8.1, 10) ...
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Hacked router affecting linux devices

The router of a friend of mine has been hacked, his android phone can't visit webpages with any kind of ads because it gets redirected to another site (this: ...
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Android Chrome's synced history location on dekstop - extracting history

Since Chrome can't keep record of browsing history past 3 months time which I need, I figured I would have to find a way around it. So what I could think of is to extract history data before Chrome ...
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“Universal” wireless mouse

I have a TV with the MK808 Mini PC running android 4 with wi-fi connection. Usually I control it with a wireless mouse Logitech m505. The problem is that I have paired the mouse with another receiver ...
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Which options to rsync from vfat to vfat

I rsync local mounted vfat partitions. If I use the -a option I get these messages: rsync: chown "/media/new64gb/bar" failed: Operation not permitted (1) rsync: mkstemp "/media/new64gb/Tryo/Grain de ...
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Pebble Watchface with silent mode icon?

The new Pebble 3.8 interface has the new functionality with long press of the left button. I have had a problem that the silent mode stays long time because you cannot notice it from the watchface in ...
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Outlook android app - emails disappear after opening in desktop

I've an issue with my outlook android app: I've set-up an IMAP email account of my website(my personal website/domain). I've also setup outlook(2007) for the same on my desktop. I do receive new ...
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SshDroid SCP: connection refused

I'm trying to copy some files from my PC to my android device, yet I'm having trouble with the transfer. I connected easily using SSHDroid app, but scp returns ssh: Exited : Error connecting : ...
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Win7 locked (user prompt) w/ broken internet gateway : plug in android usb hotspot : will internet networking come up?

A simple but unique question: A) Windows 7 PC is logged on, but locked. eg: waiting at windows 7 user prompt for password. B) Gateway which PC is connected to via WiFi is broken. eg: LAN works, but ...
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Simple way to launch a script on a remote computer from android device

I have a certain script on a desktop/laptop computer (running OS X, but ideally the solution should be cross platform) that I need to trigger remotely from an Android device. I do not want to open up ...
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How to export emails from stock android

The phone (not rooted) is running Lollypop (5.1.1) and the stock email version 8.0 and has nearly 7000 emails that have been pulled down with pop3. The emails are no longer on the server. I am ...
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Is there such a thing as a “WiFi - WiFi adapter”?

Ok here's my problem: I travel a lot, and sometimes my MacBook Air has issues connecting to some hotel wifi's, while my Android phone connects fine. Also, I have a Lenovo Android tablet that ...
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How to control mplayer/vlc (under Debian) via lirc from Android

I installed lirc, and stared it with systemctl lirc start. Edited the /etc/lirc/hardware.conf as follows, and added ~/.lircrc and ~/.lirc/mplayer as follows. Installed several LIRC clients for Android ...
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Backup chat history from Viber on Android or Viber on Desktop

I'm curious how to back up user history (with icons, photos, time and everything) from Viber installed on Android or Android on my Desktop. The best way I guess would be exporting it as html with ...