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cannot modify micro sd

I have a Silicon Power microSDHC card (16 GB class 10). The card is split into two partitions: 14GB FAT32 and 1GB EXT2, both are primary partitions (For use link2sd app in android). This worked ...
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How to push IMAP messages from Android to a server or to backup location?

Background: My Linux-Apache server ran an IMAP email server to which I had connected my Android phone and PC. Since it's IMAP, things were automatically kept in sync. The Apache server was recently ...
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PC hotspot unable to connect with Android device

I want to share my laptop wifi with my phone. I used many ways to make a hotspot(cmmd prmpt and multiple sw's) and did make them , but the phone never connects to any of them , and always stops at "...
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Reading Encrypted Files from Android microSD Card

My wife had a Samsung Galaxy S3 which she just traded in for a new phone. I would like to get some of the files off of the micro SD card if possible but it was encrypted. I have tried using ...
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GCM : if client device has no internet connection for limited time?

My question is if Client device has no internet connection, for a limited time, then is GCM push notification request added in queue or anything else? If so, how long until the requests are discarded?
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GCM : how many requests can be sent from server?

I work on a project that use Google Cloud Message(GCM) my question is how many requests can sent through server to device. how to manage requests?
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Decrypt file on SD card of Samsung phone encrypted by Android 5.0

My Galaxy Note 4 does't recognize the encryption on my SD card anymore. I can't open any file. Now, since I have the password, I thought I could decrypt them myself, with Android Java or with C++ on ...
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When using Charles Proxy with mobile devices, how can I allow a device?

I have Charles Proxy working fine for requests from OSX, and one Android device works fine. I have another android device with the same proxy settings on which Chrome just responds "Unable to connect ...
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Android & iOS Devices over WLAN can't acquire DHCP IP Address

Here's our configuration : WiFi Access Point with DHCP turned off is connected to our main network. Our main network is serviced by a hardware DHCP (Kerio Control) DNS is serviced by two Windows ...
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Removing Unwanted Android apps [closed]

Google has downloaded several applications that I will never use and do not want. They have used up almost all of my available phone memory. How can I remove unwanted google apps from my phone?
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Wireless and Wired Network - iPad and Windows Proxy

I'm a developer trying to simplify the process of multi-platform web development and I would like to setup a proxy in windows 10 for an iPad or other device to use. Specifically I have an Android ...
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Error while trying to ./configure (installing bootloader manager)

I'm having a problem with my bootloader - I have installed android along my other OS and if I install grub ( which comes with it ) my boot menu disappears and I can only access android through its ...
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How to access a device by hostname through Jetpack/MiFi?

I have a Verizon Jetpack Mi-Fi device, which behaves as a wireless router. Connected to it are three clients: A Windows laptop whose hostname is windows1. IP address from the Jetpack is 192.168.1.2. ...
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photo deleted from Google Drive does not properly delete from Google Photo device

I am testing out Google Photos. For the most part, it works nicely. It even integrates reasonably well with Google Drive, as advertised (I can view Drive photos in Google Photos and vice versa) ...
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Are Android emulators faster in a Linux-based OS than in Windows?

Are the android emulator and other android VMs (like Geny Motion, BlueStack...) faster in Ubuntu (Linux) than Windows? They are pretty heavy in my Windows and I don't know whether I should install a ...
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Macbook Drivers for Samsung devices

I'm looking for Mac drivers for two Samsung Devices: One mobile phone and one tablet. I've looked on the Samsung site and found a download for the Tab3 but not my old Galaxy Ace 2. I couldn't find a ...
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Running command on Android from host

In order to optimize my work, I want to run commands from my host machine terminal. For example: adb shell sh /data/local/tmp/check_freq.sh The above command runs fine, but some of the commands ...
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Can't transfer files from Android 4.4.2 phone to eOS laptop

I'm trying to transfer files from my Samsung Galaxy S3 phone which is running Android 4.4.2. I have installed libmtp and have also installed a bunch of other mtp-related packages, but Elementary OS ...
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Alt + Shift + A disappears in eclipse

I try to use Alt+Shift+A to extract string in Eclipse, but when I click on the S (second in the list), the window disappears and nothing happens. Anyone has an idea?
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OpenGL ES 3.0 on Android via Bluestacks?

I can run pretty much 90% or more of every app in existence via Bluestacks, but those that depend on and require GL ES 3.0 will not work on Bluestacks. Any word? If Bluestacks can do 2.0, why not 3.0? ...
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Is it possible to mirror an Android device’s screen to a Surface Pro?

I have a Galaxy S5 and I’d like to mirror my screen to a Surface Pro. I have Chromecast but so far I’ve been unable to get my Galaxy S5 to recognize the Surface Pro as a device. Is there a better ...
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Transfer settings from a Fire Stick with Kodi to another stick

I am looking to transfer settings from one Amazon Fire Stick running Kodi to another. I am looking to do this via command line using adb and the Android SDK. My original question is here: http://...
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Can't create an AVD in both Android Studio and Eclipse

When I try to create an AVD in Android Studio, it always displays this message: "HAXM is required for running x86 system images". I tried installing HAXM from the SDK manager and separately as well. ...
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How to create a desktop shortcut to an MTP folder on an Android smartphone?

My LG G2 Android smartphone can connect via MTP. I would like to make a shortcut to its internal downloads folder: Computer\LG_G2\Internal storage\Download\ How to do that?
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Routing Andoid with two routers

I have a network with 2 wireless routers (tplink tl-wr841n) with the same SSID in channels 6 and 11 and connected to the ISP through wan port. They are configured as primary and secondary routers (...
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WiFi Extender - increase HotSpot number of connections

All, need some help with a Wireless Networking Issue. I need to increase number of connections that my Hotspot device supports (without rooting or changing current config of the device). My Current ...
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Sync Outlook calendar with color categories to Android tablet

I'm setting up all my appointments in Outlook using categories with their accompanying colors. How can I sync my Outlook calendar to my Android tablet in a way that my colored categories will be ...
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Debugging my Android phone through ADB gets me: < was unexpected at this time [closed]

I want to send commands to my Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G through Android Debug Bridge, but every time I write a command such as: adb -s<3729749> <reboot-bootloader> I get a response: < ...
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Google Play InApp Purchase V3 autorenewing listener [closed]

I am integrating Inapp purchase in android and creating product for 1month in "Subscription" mode and purchasing this product in AlphaTesting. How to verify 1 month product autorenewing or not(...
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Cannot use “Save As” to an FTP network location in Chrome

I am using WiFi FTP (WiFi File Transfer)—an Android app—to create a password protected FTP server. I am now able to map this as a network location in Windows 8.1. I can drop files in phone now over Wi-...
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How to install Android Studio in silent mode?

We are trying to install Android Studio (android-studio-bundle->Version-ID<-windows.exe) in silent mode. So far I could find no hint which commandline Switches are avaiable for this installer. ...
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Android Nexus 7 app battery usage percentages add up to over 100% of battery consumed

Simply put, the menu says that I've use 72% of my battery for screen and 42% for Wifi, among other things. This doesn't even include OS, which is at 48%. What is happening?? I'm running 5.1.1
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Simulate Android Galaxy S6 Joystick With Mac

I recently acquired one of these Samsung Gear VR headsets in order to start experimenting with this technology and hopefully develop something too: But to my surprise, you need a gamepad for almost ...
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Are there any tips or tricks to get a tablet PC 2.2 to complete the screen calibration?

I have laid it on a flat surface and very precisely tapped each plus sign around the screen and in the middle. I sat there doing this for over 7 minutes. It still needs to complete the calibration ...
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Other reminder actions for events in Mozilla Lightning / Android Calendars (e-mail reminders)

I'd like to get email reminders for some of my events. Apparently, that's not currently supported in Thunderbird/Lightning (or Android). I have a server that can access my calendar, if I can add ...
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External connection to Apache only possible with Android?

When I use the internal IP address everything works. I've configured Apache and my router/firewall to accept external connections. I'm testing it from a computer in the same LAN, however when I enter ...
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Execute multiple commands in init.d script on boot

I found a guide for fixing permissions on an EXT4 filesystem on a MicroSD card. The AOSP/CyanogenMod ROMs I've tried will mount this, but the permissions are messed up. The guide used to work fine on ...
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Readable HTTPS request and response using Charles Proxy

I am using Charles proxy to see the HTTP request generated through android application. However HTTPS request gets logged in encrypted format. Is there a way to see HTTPS request & response ...
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Windows Explorer - Treating cameras/Android file systems like disks and sort by date

My Android current, and previous, Samsung phones identify as a camera (technically a media device) to Windows. They do this because they have internal flash and to mount the file system to another ...
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Where is the Arc Welder Android's Directory on a Chromebook?

I recently got a Chromebook, and I'm running Arc Welder for Android apps. I'm doing experimenting, and there's a file I need to open in the app, but the app redirects me to the Android file system (...
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How do I stream Android audio to Windows 10 over bluetooth?

I'm trying to stream audio to my Windows 10 PC through my bluetooth adapter (Kensington Bluetooth 4.0 USB Adapter for Laptops (K33956AM)). I was able to get the device paired with Windows 10 but I ...
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Connecting from android device to webserver

Given I have the following setup: Windows 8 PC with IP 192.168.178.67 On it runs a vagrant Homestead environment with IP 192.168.10.10 On my windows machine my hostfile is configured like so: my....
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PC: cannot download to USB-attached phone, but can read/write with Win Explorer

I download mp3 podcasts to my computer and then moved the files to my phone via USB cable. Now I would like to download these files directly to the attached phone, thought this would be easier. IE 11:...
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How to copy Chrome cookies on Android to Chrome on Windows?

Is there a way to do this? I found a few extensions that can do it but doesn't work on Android Chrome. Is rooting required?
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Using Huawei's Airsharing to stream to VLC

My Huawei Android phone comes with a feature called AirSharing which allows me to stream my phone's screen over DLNA. Seeing as VLC supports DLNA (I think), I installed it onto my mac, however I can't ...
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Force DnX Mode on ASUS Android Tablet/Intel Cloverview

I have an Asus MeMo Pad 7 (ME70CX KO1A, Intel Cloverview Chipset) which is not bootable. The device sticks at the bootloader splash screen and no button combination will force the device into ...
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How to WiFi tether WiFi internet from android without root?

How can I WiFi tether my WiFi internet (connected to my phone)? As soon as I try to turn on WiFi tethering, it turns off my WiFi and tries to tether the mobile data.
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Why can't I run any software I want, on any kind of device? [closed]

I don't understand quite a simple thing. Why can't I run any software I want on any kind of device? I mean, why can't I run (just for example) Windows OS on the iPhone? Both have hard drives, RAM, ...
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Android browsers blocking Youtube preroll ads natively

I was wondering if anyone else noticed that Youtube preroll ads are automatically blocked when browsing on Android Chrome or Android Firefox. This is without any adblocking features enabled (no ...
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How to import Android photos to Windows?

I want to move my photos (move not copy) From: Galaxy S6 To: Windows 8.1 I've tried the following Dragging & Dropping I've tried SHIFT-dragging and dropping them, and that copies them ...