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Backup app (Clash of Clans) data from the system partition; monitoring app -write- activities [migrated]

Yes, I know I can backup my village via google+; yes, I've tried that before; no, it didn't work for me the several times I did it and I don't want to do that again. I've also used the Titanium Backup ...
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Can't send crash reports with Android 4.0.4 [migrated]

I am using a custom build of Android 4.0.4 on my smartphone and when an application crashes, it doesn't ask if I want to send a crash report; the application just closes and it goes back to the home ...
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How to connect my tablet to internet over bluetooth using my mobile phone DUN connection?

I have a GSM (not a smart phone) wich is bluetooth enabled. When I pair it with my laptop, I can use the phone to connect to connect internet using it's WAP connection (I pick my provider in a list on ...
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How to transfer files between OSX and Android phone wireless?

I have MacBook running OSX 10.10.1 and Android 4.4 phone (Sony Z3 Compact). Both devices are connected thru Wi-Fi to the same router. Is there any way to easily transfer files wireless between them? ...
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Finding stolen Android mobile [on hold]

How can I find a stolen Android mobile via IMEI number . I do have the IMEI number and I have tried many websites to no real help. Can any one guide me on this
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Connectify not working properly?

I use connectify to create a wifi hotspot which I use in my Android device. But a problem occurs that the internet access stops after a minute or so in my Android device. I have to restart connectify ...
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How do I connect a laptop running Windows 7 to an Android phone using WiFi Direct?

From where I am sitting, Windows 7 does not appear to support WiFi Direct connections to Android mobile devices. Specifically, turning on WiFi Direct on my Samsung Galaxy S II does not make the ...
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Sync reading position across devices [on hold]

I have an epub book. I want to read it on android phone and windows 8 tablet -- so that I can resume reading from any device. Is there a software that supports this? Namely: android app windows 8 ...
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Share internet connection from windows to android via bluetooth

I have an internet connection via ppoe, which works on my pc. My pc is connected to the router via wifi, and I don't think I have a second wifi card (and I don't have an ethernet cable - so I can't ...
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Google chrome language changed in android. How to get English back?

The solutions posted for desktop don't work. The language is set to Tamil. Chrome://chrome/settings/languages does not open in android. What to do to get back English in android?
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Avoiding SuperSu toast? [migrated]

I have an App that every 15 minutes uses an Alarm and a IntentService to backup some files. To do this I use RootTools to copy the files from the original source to my App's folder. The App works ...
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Asus Zenfone 6 programs menu google play shortcut is gone [on hold]

Before some brain dmg guy comes and ask me what is the question. I want to see the shortcut again how can i? How it was ![1]: (http://i.imgur.com/ptkDAox.jpg) How it is ![2]: ...
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Android virtual router

I just bought a chromecast and unfortunately it requires at least three devices; 1- The Chromecast 2- A device to control the chromecast (in my case a Tablet) 3- A WiFi router I was ...
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Ellipsis 7 tablet jelly bean 4.2.2 [migrated]

i have superuser installed on my ellipsis 7 (android jelly bean 4.2.2 ) tablet and it has the permanent unroot feature. if i use this does this mean that i can not root my tablet again in the future? ...
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how to root samsung galaxy ace GT-S5830I with firmware GINGERBREAD.XXMC1? [closed]

How can i root my samsung galaxy ace GT-S5830I with firmware GINGERBREAD.XXMC1 with Kingo android root or Unlock root,i don't want to use any other method than this. Thank you in advance
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Which stack algorithms are in use on Android and iOS Tablets and Phones? [closed]

I am aware of heap-based stacks, hardware register based stacks, etc. Do any of these non-traditional stacks appear in any existing mass produced Android or iOS tablets or phones? I am not asking ...
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Bluetooth headset in windows needs pairing again after android connection

I have a Philips bluetooth headset. It works well, with both my android phone as well as my windows 8.1 laptop and phone. But one strange thing occurs: on android, I only have to pair once, and can ...
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How can I change processor clock in Android Bochs emulator? [closed]

So I have a Sony Xperia Z2 and I would like to increase the default processor vaule in Bochs config, becouse default is 10mhz, which is useless if you whant run Windows xp. How can I do that? If you ...
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How to recover deleted video file in Android 4.4.2 [on hold]

I have Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition tablet with Android 4.4.2 Kitkat on it. I accidentally deleted big video file (~ 4Gb in size) which was very important for me :( File was stored on ...
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How can I convert M4V video to MP4 format under my Windows 7?

I want to convert M4V videos to MP4 format format to play on my Android Tablet. Is there any recommended app for Windows computer?
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Android emulator performance on linux

I installed the android SDK and eclipse plugin on my laptop, but I was surprised to find out that the emulator eats up 100% of one of my cpu cores. I have exactly the same setup on a desktop machine ...
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Pages from specific web server fail to load on Android browser

I have a weird problem I can't get a handle on. No page from the site http://www.donegalnow.com will load in the default Android browser. All pages from the same site load using Chrome for Android and ...
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Fix damaged MicroSD card that cannot be formatted

I have, not one but two microSD cards that my phone (Samsung Galaxy Young, Gingerbread OS) seem to have broken. One is 1GB and the other is 2GB. The 1GB one won't be formatted. When I put the 1GB one ...
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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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Block pinterest and tumblr using hosts file on Android [migrated]

I can't seem to get my hosts file to work properly to block Pinterest and Tumblr on my Samsung galaxy S4 rooted device. Here is what I've got so far. 127.0.0.1 localhost ::1 localhost 127.0.0.1 ...
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Clear Dalvik cache partition on Samsung Galaxy S4 [migrated]

I am using a samsung galaxy s4 (jfltevzw) using baseband VRUFNC5, and it wont allow me to install clockwork or twrp... is there any way i can clear my dalvik cache without using a recovery, just by ...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 Verizon stuck in boot loop [closed]

I have a Verizon Samsung Galaxy S4 (jfltevzw) and i had a rooted phone until it stopped working. The thing with my phone is that clockwork mod was not installing so i used safestrap... using safestrap ...
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IOS 8 Continuity for iPad, Windows and Android Phone [closed]

Am I able to answer phones or text with my iPad or laptop using my phones number. Is there a way to connect all these? Thank You!
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Prevent auto mounting Android sdcard under Linux Mint

I recently obtained an older Android phone, so that I could test Android Apps on it. I've needed it because I have a Nexus 7 but not older Android versions, hardware, etc. to test on. I'm having a ...
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How to I add a “confirmation on close” option to an android AVD

I have unfortunately gotten into the habit of clicking on the X to close the android emulator (AVD) when I really wanted to just minimize it or something - can I make it do a "are you sure" pop-up, or ...
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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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Galaxy tab not showing up as a Drive in Windows XP

I just installed Android Ice Cream Sandwich. But I cant see a Drive! USB seems to show up but no Drive to access the files in Windows Explorer. I can see a USB device ID and it is showing as SAMSUNG ...
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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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Completly Uninstall TDMobile App? [migrated]

When I installed this banking app it made it so that chrome would open it up when starting a money transfer. Since the TD app is very unstable and hardly ever works I have uninstalled it, but chrome ...
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how to connect android phone(client) to laptop using only one ip address(static)?

I am doing a android project. I want to connect my client(android phone) using ip address to my laptop(server). I am using ip address of wireless modem(MTS). Each time i reconnect the ip address ...
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Is there a wallpaper changer for Linux like 500 Firepaper for Android?

500 Firepaper is a wonderful Android app that displays the latest images from 500px as your wallpaper, depending on which categories you choose to display. Is there something similar for Linux ...
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Does the Android “OpenVPN Connect” client app let my tablet to have an connectable IP address

I want to know that would the official Android OpenVPN client app "OpenVPN Connect" provides us an IP address of my Android 4.4.2 tablet so that I could ping it (or use it somehow) from my home ...
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Cannot remove a file

I used Cryptonite to encrypt a file then my device was shutdowned suddenly. Well, I cannot decrypt the file anymore. This's what I catched in the logcat when I try to encrypt the file once again: ...
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VPN connect only for some IP

I have Nexus 7 (2012) 4.4. I add VPN connection. It's successfull work. But I want use VPN connection only to open some IP, for example: 192.168.139.177. All other + DNS I want use default wifi ...
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How to access shared folder from Android Browser [migrated]

I'm trying to access file shared with firefox from Ubuntu to Windows (as server) via WIFI, all of setting has been properly set before. I'm using smb protocol via desktop browser from Ubuntu and it ...
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How to block all ports except 80,443 with iptables? [duplicate]

Blocking all ports(in and out) is easy but it's hard with the word "except". I don't know any rules that satisfies the condition. PS: I know this question is nothing new. But in fact, I didn't find ...
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Can an infected Android mobile phone infect a PC running either Windows or Linux and what is the best way to prevent the spread of the infection?

We have multiple users that use mobile phones that run of varying versions of Android and often plug the phones into PCs running Windows and Linux that are attached to a wider network. Can an infected ...
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How to root my Micromax A44 without bricking my phone? [migrated]

I am new to these root permission stuff. I want my phone to be rooted , so that i can extend my internal memory and add memory from my external card. I would like to know how to root my phone and what ...
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Android 5.0 - Avoid open play store after NFC scan [migrated]

I want to use the SmartLock feature of Android 5 together with NFC. I've configured it and it works well, but my problem is, that after scanning the NFC Tag (and also after unlocking the phone) the ...
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Cannot Connect Samsung Galaxy Y Duos to Laptop via USB Cable

While I am connecting my phone to my laptop neither the laptop nor the phone can detect each other. By not recognizing I want to mean nothing happens after connecting. It seems that I have not ...
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Can an infected Android or iOS phone infect a PC running Windows?

I realize that any .apk may not run on Windows via anything other than an emulator, but my instructor insists that it can. Here are my objections: Can I infect the computers at school with my ...
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How to turn off multiple desktops on Android 4 (LG Optimus L9 P760)? [migrated]

I would like to turn off multiple desktops that are on my Android 4 phone (LG Optimus L9 P760, if that matters). I can switch between them with touch, but I don't need that feature. And most of the ...
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Wireshark does not show wlan traffic of iOs/Android devices (but shows traffic of my others devices)

i am trying to sniff the Wifi traffic of my home network. for that, i run Backtrack LiveCD on a laptop with a DLINK AirPlus DWL g650 wifi adapter. i set my WPA key in wireshark, and running wlan ...
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Mouse pointer in Android-x86 inside Oracle Virtual Box

Is it possible to see normal mouse operation in Android-x86 inside Oracle Virtual Box? There are few apparent options for mouse, but neither work well I can't find "Mouse Integration" option as ...
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Is it possible to change the settings in android so that data is saved to the external SD card instead of the the phone's internal memory? [migrated]

This problem has been annoying me for a while. When I download and install an app to my phone it defaults to the phone's internal memory. Not too big of a deal since I can move it afterwards. The ...