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Cannot find /boot partition in Odroid E

i have a ODROID E , which boots from SDHC (2GB SD card). by cat /proc/block i get 4 partitions namely mmcblk0p1 mounted as /mnt/sdcard by vold mmcblk0p2 mounted as /data mmcblk0p3 mounted as ...
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How do I navigate between files on Eclipse (Max OSX )?

See screenshot. I have many tabs of files open. I want to easily navigate them using the keyboard. In terminal, it is shift+command+right. What is the same on eclipse?
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Exchange Account on Galaxy Note 3 won't sync Trash folder

I have someone who has their company exchange email account setup on their Galaxy Note 3. All of the folders sync except the Trash. That is to say, that under Outlook on the desktop there are items in ...
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Droid VNC Server cannot create virtual input device

I'm using a iconBit android miniPC (rooted), and I need to remote control that device over the network. I've installed the Droid VNC app from the playstore, when i push the start button in the app, ...
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is it possible to send Magic Trackpad multi-touch gestures directly to Android-x86 running in VirtualBox?

My host operating system is Linux (Ubuntu 13.10). have people tried projects like this before? I suppose the next best alternative would be to have the host operating system interpret trackpad swipe ...
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How to improve VoIP quality using my home Wi-Fi?

I'm using a VoIP service on my Android, and it's working great from the office, and even over 3G/4G, as I have purchased the g.729 codec. However, when I'm home, my 3G switches to home wifi, and I ...
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Windows server 2008 r2 touchscreen driver? (ON Hyper-V)

I have a Windows Server (2008 R2 Enterprise) running in a Hyper-V environment and I tend to use remote desktop on my Nexus 5 when using the server. Because of this I need to have perfect accuracy when ...
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Android SIP / VoIP with doorbell: View video before answering

I am currently using the 2N Helios IP Vario doorbell device. It can be used via SIP protocol, but can also communicate with the 2N Android app directly, without an additional server, which I would ...
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Bluetooth keyboard synced with multiple devices

I wonder, how bluetooth syncing works, and if you could sync several devices with one regular bluetooth keyboard ? Using Debian and Android tablet I need re-authorize every time I change the device I ...
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How to fix sh-4.2$

What is sh-4.2$ ? and how can I change it back to normal? I was trying to recalibrate my proximity sensor on my Samsung S 4. I was able to do so but know I see sh-4.2$ before everything in ...
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Which program allows remote management of Android devices?

I have 50 Android tablets. I want to be able to control from a central place the following things on the devices: General settings like date-time, unlock method, display sleep time etc; Chrome ...
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Android and Windows (or Linux) software for simple P2P VoIP

I'm looking for a simple way to set up a VoIP connection between an Android phone and a Windows or Linux computer. I've been looking at Asterisk and other SIP servers, but a) they seem primarily ...
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how to change the default operation of SD card when it is inserted into the slot

Please show me the way to do it on Linux. And what's the default permission of it when it is loaded from an android. Currently the directory /mnt/sdcard can be neither viewed nor entered. So I guess ...
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Remove synced contacts from gmail?

I have a lot of old contacts I wish to get rid of. When I sync my phone old contacts appear. How do I remove them?
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Skydrive Android App Sync

I have a library of pdfs that is about 6gigs in size. What I would like is for SkyDrive app to automatically download all my pdfs to my tablet and reflect the sync changes in the SkyDrive app. So that ...
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Apps crashing - Android 4.3 in VirtualBox

Performance and stability problem with Android 4.3 in VM. Tried with x64 and x86 System. VirtualBox V4.3.2 in use. Android could be installed on x86 only. But there it seems to be successfully, using ...
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How to close Genymotion device with shell command?

I need to close genymotion via shell command, does anyone know if it is possible to do this?
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How to install ubuntu OS using an android mobile as a usb drive?

I just want to ask if How can I install Ubuntu OS from android phone? I have the ubuntu.img and .md5 file. But I don't knwo how to run this. I also have Linux installer and VNC. Everytime I launch the ...
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Connecting from Android device to linux virtual machine on MAC via bluetooth

Let me explain the situation: Web application is running on ubuntu virtual machine (VirtualBox). I can ping it from my mac. Vm's ip address is 192.168.56.100. Android device is connected to a mac ...
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repo sync “CyanogenMod/android_prebuilt” size and resume capability.?

I'm downloading CyanogenMod-10.1 source on a low speed broadband. About 4GB of source is downloaded . In that 4GB, there is a big project "CyanogenMod/android_frameworks_base" which alone took 1GB of ...
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How to view Dolphin Browser Mini bookmarks from Google Chrome?

On my mobile phone (Android 2.3), I use Doplhin Browser Mini, and have collected (and am constantly updating) a huge collection of bookmarks. On my desktop computers, I use Google Chrome, and have ...
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Wireless router disconnect when I turn on my cellphone's wifi

Before, I had different cellphones and computers (win7, vista and ubuntu as OS) connected with my router, but when I try to connect with my new cellphone (Alcatel Idol), the router disconnects and any ...
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Redirecting qemu output to a local file

Hi I am working on qemu which virtualizes android 2.3.5 gingerbread. I can give basic linux commands in qemu such as ps. what i want to know how can I redirect the output. Looking for something like ...
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Galaxy Tab 10.1 / Android 4.0.4 wget always returning 404 error

I recently rooted my Android and installed busybox, but wget returns the same error not matter what. I even null routed the IP address. ( This is my personal domain, and I have the blackhole route ...
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Android adb push versus USB mass storage

I have a HTC Flyer running Android 2.3.4. I frequently watch movies on the tablet. When the tablet is connected to computer, the "Connect to PC" sometimes does not show up. This forces me to use adb ...
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How do I see which http requests an android app is doing?

Simply, I've got a Samsung Tablet based on Android that is physically connected to my desktop (running Ubuntu 12.04). How do I capture/see/sniff requests that an app is doing via HTTP? Just to ...
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SD card not formatting and copy any files

I have 4 GB mini micro SD card and I used it in my android phone (HTC Explorer). I partitioned my SD card and install cm10 in it. But after few month its stops formatting and copying any file. My ...
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Installing Android ADT on Eclipse fails due to missing requirements

I want to install Android ADT on Eclipse. After installing, I get an error and it says that this progress could not be completed. My OS is Ubuntu. Cannot complete the install because one or more ...
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Bluetooth file transfer says “The request could not be honored”

When I try to send a file to my DROIDX phone using the default Windows bluetooth file transfer utility, I get a message that reads "The request could not be honored" and I am unable to transfer the ...
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Stop automatic reforwarding to mobile site when laptop is using Galaxy S3 Hotspot

I am using my Galaxy S3 to create a wifi hotspot for my laptop. Unfortunately, when I navigate to some sites, because the traffic is going through my phone, the website that I am going to thinks I'm ...
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Eclipse not running on Opensuse 12.3

I have just downloaded the Android SDK for Linux. I am running OpenSuse 12.3. When I try to run Eclipse, there is an error that says that there is no program to run executable files. So, I use the ...
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Issue with Wi-Fi Direct Adapter different ip not routed

Hi I am connecting via Wi-Fi Direct an android device and my windows 8.1. Once connected they then turn to create a socket for them to communicate over. Once the wi-fi direct connection is done a ...
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very weird: Connecting Android causes Client Service Runtime Process to severely slow down PC

This issue has been bothering me for a long while, very weird and couldn't solve it. When I connect my Nexus 4 Android to the PC, suddenly the Client Service Runtime Process cpu consumption jumps ...
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Android Phone connected to hotspot But no internet access

I am using microsoft virtual wifi adapter to create a hotspot. Now when I connect my android device to this hotspot, I connects successfully but with no internet access on android device. Since the ...
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Two programming programs suddenly stopped working

I use eclipse and the android SDK to code, and suddenly both of them stopped working. I posted this on Stack Overflow, and nobody came up with an answer that worked. It seems that it may be more of a ...
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Vmware connection not establishing

With having upgraded to Vmware Horizon view client on Android phone from version 2.0.0 to 2.1.0 the application seems to be throwing server error as the below noted: "The View Connection Server ...
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Record https session with App and replay without app

I'm playing a game via an app on my phone and setup ZAP to observe the traffic (http/https) information. it gets kind of monotonous leveling and doing the routine tasks also, you get gems when accept ...
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Get Internet for my Galaxy Tab 2 7inch from PC Internet via Bluetooth

I have a PC with Windows 7, connected to Internet via cable (wired ADSL). The PC have bluetooth too. I also have a Galaxy Tab 2 (7 inch), which I want it to be connected to Internet. I think I ...
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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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How can I limit the size of the Android source I need to download with repo sync?

I have been repo syncing the Android source, (& the CyanogenMod source on my AWS server), but they are so large (>30GB), that I won't get them before I leave for a country with an even worse ...
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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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Way to auto resize photos before uploaded to cloud service?

I love using auto syncing services to have my photos taken with my smartphone stored on a cloud storage service. One problem though is that the photos are uploaded in high resolution and takes up a ...
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How to obtain 'static' IP when USB tethering?

I'm tethering laptop<->Android for purposes of IP tunneling/VNC. Because the laptop obtains a random IP in the 192.168.42.* range each tether, I must manually enter this for the tunnel each time ...
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Resuming Download in Android SDK Manager?

I was downloading packages using the Android SDK Manager. My internet connection got disconnected before the download finished and now the download does not resume and is stuck at 95% Is there no ...
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Microsoft Office Picture Manager not showing thumbails

Normally Microsoft Office Picture Manager has the option to show thumbnails of all the images in the current folder, but when I have my phone connected and viewing images on the SD card it doesn't. ...
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SSH via Cygwin “Authentication method 'password' failed”

there. I'm an SSH/Cygwin noob, but want to use ssh via Cygwin to connect to a Windows 7 machine under a domain from ConnectBot (android). I went through the ssh-host-config as described here: ...
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Programmatically backing up SMS on Android

I want to archive my SMS and MMS messages on my Android phone. I found a few applications that can do this and save the results to an SD card or email. That's nice, but not powerful enough for me. I ...
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Program to synchronize folders between my PC and mobile by bluetooth

Does anyone know any program to synchronize the files of a certain folder of my laptop with a certain folder in my android movile by bluetooth? I would like my bluetooth mobile phone automatically ...
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How to connect BlueStack to ADT in Windows 8 (64-bit)

Can I connect BlueStack to Eclipse ADT
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Query on Lenovo HORIZON PC supporting Android apps

Lenovo has launched Horizon model#57315243 As per this link which says "Provides access to both the Windows & Android Apps world" This PC runs Windows 8 OS, So i understand that it would ...