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Troubles with specific app in Bluestacks - tried some alternatives - are there more?

I am having troubles with Bluestacks Android. One specific app is not working, although it works on my phone. Could you tell me if there are better alternatives? I tried: Bluestacks (doesnt work) ...
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What is difference between KitKat and lollipop encryption [on hold]

Can someone explain to me what is difference between KitKat and Lollipop encryption, as layman in Droid development can say from user opinion that KitKat encryption process take much longer than on ...
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How to Sync PC, Laptop and Tablet on same network

I have files that sometimes need moving between PC (Win10), Laptop (Win 7) and Tablet (Android). Before I had tablet, I've used Windows Homegroup, but the settings went south every time I've turned ...
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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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Locked LG phone isn't recognized on my computer and I need to reset it [on hold]

My friend forgot his password on his phone (LG freedom UN272) and asked me to factory reset it. I plugged it into my computer and it isn't recognized. I went to devises in my computer and it shows up. ...
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MTP extremely and prohibitively slow, appears hung

I am connecting my Samsung Galaxy SIII LTE to my computer. I have not had this problem before, although MTP is generally slower compared to mass storage, it was still usable. Today I find MTP to be ...
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Could not connect galaxy s3 i9300 using smart switch & Samsung kies after rooting

I have done a backup of my galaxy s3 4.3 using smart switch so i can recover my data after doing an update to 5.1.1 of android version. After the update i was not been able to connect via smart ...
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Bluestacks Application - Failed to Load Channels. Unable to connect to the Internet

I have installed the Bluestacks 2 application (bluestacks.com) on Mac OS X (El Capitan). The application is installed successfully. When I launch the application, I get this weird error "Failed ...
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Why did the size of my video file increase after being cropped by FFmpeg?

I use FFmpeg library to crop a video in an Android project. User captured video with device camera. 10-sec video original 640x480 = 200 KB After crop by FFmpeg; why did the cropped file size is ...
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How can I merge video with ffmpeg

How can I get the following merged video files with ffmpeg? Please help me EDIT i Used hstack & vstack the following error 06-24 17:11:39.133 14565-14565/com.parksangha.videorecorder I/...
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How to get a copy of my notes in my Sony Xperia T?

I have been trying to get a copy of my notes on my Sony Xperia T for a while now. Looking at all the posts (of sometimes really desperate people) on the internet, this is clearly not as simple a task ...
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Linux alternative to Microsoft Continuum (Android/Debian vs. Ubuntu) [closed]

There are two systems in the "opensource-world" to 'replace'/fit Microsofts Continuum (use of a handheld device as phone/desktop at the same time). MaruOS (currently available as CustomRom for mainly ...
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Disable old tabs reopening in Chrome 51 on Android

I recently updated Chrome on Android to version 51. Before, it would always start with a new tab, whereas now it reopens the tabs of my last session and I cannot find a setting anywhere. Is there a ...
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How to install Custom Rom Through PC [closed]

I succesfully rooted my android device, and now I want to install custom rom but so many problem. In every tutorial says I need to install custom recovery but, all the custom recovery software is my ...
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Portable Bluetooth Printer With Android Support [closed]

I have an HP Officejet 100 Mobile printer is a Bluetooth enabled printer. So I installed the HP Print Service for android on my phone, opened a document, pressed print and the print dialogue was shown....
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Any good emulator is able to emulate Trust Zone?

I am trying to setup a development environment to use Trustzone on an Android Emulator. It seems Linaro and QEMU are only provide ARM emulating. Any other emulator provide good support of the ...
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Problems playing some kind of videos on an Android 4.4 tablet [migrated]

I have an Android tablet running Android 4.4. I have problems playing some video files. The video’s sound is playing with a lot’s of interruptions, almost every 2 seconds there's an interruption. I'...
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How to root Genymotion Android Emulator [migrated]

I have Genymotion Latest Free For Personal Use, Installed Google Nexus 9 with 6.0 Android Version. Is there a way to root this ?
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Android 5.0 Gapps Flashes in Android 6.0 Genymotion [migrated]

I just recently installed Genymotion and needs to install Google Apps. Now that i don't have 6.0 Gapps, I tried to experiment by flashing 5.0 Gapps in Genymotion and it worked nothings wrong. Is it ...
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How can I reverse tether my phone for Internet connectivity via USB cable without rooting?

I'm trying to create an Internet connection for an Android device using a Linux (Ubuntu 12.04 x64) box. Creating a Wi-Fi hotspot proved to be redundant as the device cannot discover the network. Next, ...
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Not able to find the font file used by Facebook's new Emoji

Background: The new Facebook Emoji launched in June 2016 are too cute! They are definitely better than the one used in Windows 10. The problem is, Facebook Messenger app in Windows 10 uses the Windows ...
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installing Xen on hikey board

i have a hikey board that have an android installed on it , can i add a Xen without flashing the contents of the board if so could you send me the steps to how can this be done. thanks
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Stuck At [A N D R O I D root@x86:/ #] in Virtualbox

I'm just having problem installing Androidx86 Marshmallow Version in Virtualbox, yes installation was success but whenever I am booting with it, I always receive this message.. input_data: 0x0151c101 ...
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Why doesn't my android tablet read my SD-Card, when it is readable by other devices?

I have : A feature phone An Android Tablet - iBall Slide Brillante 8GB A 2 GB Sandisk SD-Card. A Windows-7 laptop computer. My SD-Card was essentially for use in my feature phone. I have been ...
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Chain/Convert Socks5 to http

i want to get socks5 traffic and translate/redirect it to http proxy (Squid) and add Authentication to each request , how can i do this ? i saw the JSOCKS but it hasn't the cascade to http option , ...
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Unable to install Android for Windows 7 because JDK is not found

I have JDK SE7u4 installed in windows 7. I tried to install Android on Windows 7 using the installer_r18-windows.exe but no avail. The setup window showed the message saying that the Java SE JDK not ...
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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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How can I connect an android tablet to the internet with a mobile broad band modem?

I am in a remote location where the only possible way to access the internet is through a mobile broad band connection. I need to connect an android tablet to the internet, but it has no USB slot, so ...
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Connect Android to Linux laptop

I would like to establish a network connection between a Linux laptop and an Android device. More specifically, there is an MPD server on the laptop which I wish to contact from the Android device ...
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Android remote mouse: use data connection instead of WiFi

I've tried various Android remote mice apps that all require WiFi: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.djpsoft.remote&hl=en https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com....
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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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Android device is not showing in PC

From yesterday onwards, my Samsung S4 is not showing anymore in my PC. Infact, all android devices are not showing. Below is what I get when I connect my S4. I installed Samsung drivers also ...
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Edit GRUB menu with Windows 10

I installed some kind of multi-boot device to be able to use Android on my laptop. I would like to change the boot order to make Windows the default option. But I need to do it from within Windows 10,...
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virtual box google service stopped

I just installed Android 4.4 on my Virtualbox, but when I want to start Google play I get this error: I thought it was because I had no internet connection. So I searched how to enable internet but ...
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MP4 video from Android phone can't be played in Windows

I took a video on my Samsung Galaxy S2 (Android), it's about 3GB and it can be played on the phone. But after transferring it to the PC is does not play when opened with VLC, QuickTime, Windows Media ...
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Why do photos I imported using Windows 10 Phone Companion have much lower resolution?

I've been using phone companion to transfer photos and videos from my android cell phone. Everything seemed to be going fine but I'm looking at some photos again and they're at a much smaller ...
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Samsung “Kies via Wifi” doesn't work, stuck on “Loading…”

When I connect my Galaxy S2 to my laptop using "Kies via Wifi" it doesn't work. On my phone it tells me it is connected, and on the laptop I can see the device "GT-I9100" under connected devices, but ...
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Windows 10 Amazon Fire Mobile Phone USB File Transfer

So with Amazon's fire phone you have two options when you plug it in you can either choose "Photo Transfer" or "File Transfer", If you choose Photo Transfer in This PC or My Computer where all the ...
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Access server machine from an Android device using IP address

Here is a totally wierd scenario that I cannot find solutions anywhere. Purpose: testing a website using an Android device's browser both connected to the same WIFI. Results: - Other PCs can connect ...
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ipsec configuration problems on Ubuntu. Errors on IP forwarding" connection authorization from Android client

I'm trying to create a L2TP/IPSec PSK VPN from my Android phone to my Ubuntu server on my home network. I am receiving two errors. the first one is a failure checking IP forwarding when I run ipsec ...
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Android Device cannot connect to apache server via “hostednetwork”

I was created server in cmd "netsh wlan" etc. On first computer I have xampp with running apache server . When I connect other computer to my "hostednetwork", I can get the "localhost" from the ...
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how can I using code in Android ffmpeg library

My Code is: private void startTransformVideo() { String cmd = new String("-y -i {filepath}{filenameRaw}.mp4 -vf crop={width}:{height}:0:0 -acodec copy -threads 5 {filepath}{filenameCropped}.mp4")...
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Un-Mapped Keys in Mobile application

How to test un-mapped keys while testing in Android Application ? Below is the Pre-Req condition for testing Mobile APP. a) Test on Unmapped Keys on the device
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wifi p2p between ubuntu 14.04 and android

I attempted to make a wifi p2p connection between Ubuntu 14.04(kernel 3.13) and Android 4.4 Kitkat(Samsung Galaxy Note 2) In Ubuntu I use wpa_supplicant v2.1 which is built in to Ubuntu 14.04(/sbin/...
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Cross fading and concating videos in FFmpeg

newbie in FFmpeg Library . I added cross fade effect between 2 videos using command of FFmpeg : input 1 : big_buck.mp4 input 2 : big_buck.mp4 generated Output with cross fading : result.mp4 ...
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How can I determine the IP addresses allocated by DHCP on a router that I'm connected to?

This “router” is not a typical situation. I’m using my phone as a hotspot and can only configure a select number of DHCP options. I can manage the limit on how many devices/clients can use my phone ...
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How to cast Skype audio to TV from Nexus 7 via Chromecast?

I just unwrapped and plugged in my new Chromecast dongle. Owning a Samsung Smart TV with DLNA, it covers most of the Chromecast capabilities anyway, but I wanted wireless means to mirror my Nexus 7 ...