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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 it important to clear data partition after during rooting?

I want to root my phone but I don't wanna lose any data or back it up (because everything can't be backed up). So, is it really important to clear the data partition during rooting? ASUS Zenfone 5 ...
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Can I alter my phone so that it locks after 3 wrong unlock swipe attempts? [on hold]

I have an Android phone (Honor 3C) that I really like. Apart from one thing: a thief or finder can enter wrong unlock swipe patterns several times, and all it does is impose a time-out of a couple of ...
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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 to play android phone audio on a windows 8.1 PC's speakers using bluetooth, when “just connecting” doesn't work?

This question has been answered before here, here, and here. All answers say that it basically just works when you pair the android phone with the windows PC and hit play on the phone. I have tried ...
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Android note everything export file [migrated]

Where can I find notes exported file in note everything app on Android?
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How to unblock whats up? [on hold]

Al sites and apps are working in my office wifi, except whats up, Could you please help me how to unblock my whats up? is there any third party app to unblock app?
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Cordova reports ANDROID_HOME is not set even though it is [migrated]

I am trying to build the hello world app that comes with Cordova. I created the project and have added the following to my .bashrc: export ANDROID_HOME=~/Android/Sdk export ...
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Syncing Outlook delegate calendar on Galaxy S6 Lollipop 5.1

So I need to sync a user's calendar to their Galaxy S6's Calendar/Planner they are on the latest OS (Lollipop 5.1), I can't seem to find a way that will allow me to sync their outlook calendar and ...
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How to synchronize Google Contacts and Gnome Evolution?

I would like to synchronize my Google Contacts (also Android Contacts) with my mail client Evolution on Gnome. Do you know how I can do that ? Thank you
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how can I get around the 0x80030001 error when trying to copy files from a set of search results in Windows Explorer?

I'd like to search for mp3 files in a subfolder on my Android phone and copy them to my computer so I can listen to them. These are podcasts. When I use Windows Explorer to do this I get this error ...
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Android Studio Formatting

I have been working on building the reformatting rules for Android Studio but I am having trouble with this sort of weird format that I like for switch statements. I like it looks like this: switch ...
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Why 'Add what you're doing or feeling' option/icon is missing from my Android Facebook app? How should I enable it? [migrated]

I'm using Sony Xperia C Android smartphone. Facebook app is pre-installed in it. The issue I'm faing is I'm not getting an option for 'Add what you're doing or feeling' when I want to update my ...
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Sound recording does not work, calls and video still do [migrated]

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 with Android Lollipop. After some time sound recording functionality stopped working. I am unable to send voice messages from WhatsApp, also tried some sound recorders, it ...
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CSipSimple can't hear when calling from Jitsi or vice-versa when openvpn connected on one of the devices

First of all my English is not good, but i will try my best to explain the problem I face. Please help with editing if you can. I configured Ostel (SIP) on PC (Jitsi) and on Android phone ...
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CM 12.1 - Download files issue on galaxy s advance [on hold]

I have installed CyanogenMod 12.1 ROM (enter link description here) in my Galaxy S Advance. This ROM is pretty good! But i noticed a few bugs: Downloading files from Whatsapp not work You can not ...
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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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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 ...
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No videos work on my facebook app android now [migrated]

No videos work on my facebook app android now.![enter image description here][1] it says cannot play video sorry but an unknown error occured while trying to play this video
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Unable to copy in bluestacks

I am unable to copy more than 500mb files in bluestacks. I want to copy my obb folder to shared folder. But, I can not copy. I tried many file explorer but bluestacks stops working when copying ...
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Can't access phone util on Galaxy S3 (I535)

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 that I can't get to connect to my computer. I've tried multiple USB cables (including the default one from the charger) on multiple computers. My next step is trying to ...
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Windows wont recognise android device

I wanted to start afresh completely wipe my Moto x (xt1052) and install "liquidsmooth" rom. everyone was going well, i went into recovery, wiped the device, and as i tried to push the zip over i was ...
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Android Chrome HTML5 playhead glitches every minute or so? [migrated]

Whenever I play either an embedded HTML5 video or just watch it from the direct link on my Android device, the video plays for about 1 minute then stops as if it's trying to buffer. I tap the screen ...
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how to play audio from android to Windows 8.1 PC over bluetooth?

I am looking for a way to stream any audio from any app or music source from my samsung galaxy s4 to my windows 8.1 computer. All suggestions in similar threads did not work. I can only stream music ...
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lotus notes traveler on android email text body appears VERY small and to left of screen

our company has a helpdesk and they cannot get this worked out. also they claim I am the only complaint of this issue. I have reinstalled lotus notes traveler as requested. it seems its only e mails ...
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how to view folder that start with a “.” on windows

On my phone I have a folder that is named .Pass I connected my Phone (Galaxy Note 3) to my computer (Desktop Windows 7 64bit) and I wanted to open up the .Pass folder on my computer. However the ...
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Please find solution [closed]

I had created a sample project for Android Login and Registration with PHP, MySQL and SQLite according to this link but I keep getting this error :- {"error":true,"error_msg":"Required parameter ...
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Which apk does “RSA Fingerprint Key Window” in? [closed]

I removed some apk from /system/app and /system/priv-app, and also make a customized Launcher for some reason. Now I can't see the “RSA Fingerprint Key Window” when new computer connecting to the ...
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New network name created every time I connect a Windows 7 machine to my Nexus One Portable Wi-Fi hotspot

I have my Nexus One configured as a portable Wi-Fi hotspot named AndroidAP JD. Whenever I turn on the wifi capability and connect to it with a Windows 7 machine, it remembers the password and connects ...
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Why does phonegap not find Android when I set my path?

I am trying to setup phonegap to build for android. When I installed phonegape, it told me : npm WARN engine ncallbacks@1.0.0: wanted: {"node":"~0.6.7"} (current: {"node":"0.12.5","npm":"2.11.2"}) - ...
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How to check an email address is either real or fake ? in android [closed]

public class MainActivity extends ActionBarActivity { EditText m_mailId; EditText m_description; Intent m_emailIntent; Button m_send; @Override protected void onCreate(Bundle ...
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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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Connect Android to PC with TightVNC and AndroidVNC

I want to connect my Galaxy S2 to my PC using AndroidVNC (for the Android) and TightVNC (for the PC), or any other combination of software to VNC. So far I have managed to port forward ports 5500, ...
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Android 4.4: access smartphone as USB memory

When connecting my old Android 2.3-based smartphone with a PC, I get a notification to enable it as USB memory. When I try the same with my new Moto G (Android 4.4.2), I don't get such a notification. ...
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*some* OpenVPN clients won't connect within same network as server (TLS Handshake Failed)

I have an Raspberry Pi running an open VPN server on my LAN. I moved this server from one location to another (at the old location, it was working just fine). NOW my android devices are running on ...
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How can I recover missing Android files on Windows 8?

My aunt lost her memos from her S5's built-in memo app yesterday, and, naturally, turned to her nephew for help :D My first move was to plug the phone in to my (Windows 8.1) laptop, and try to use ...
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Dual booting Android+Ubuntu touch with multirom?

I have Multirom installed on my 2012 Nexus 7 Tablet. I have set up everything perfectly. However, despite the fact that Ubuntu touch was originally made to support the nexus 7, the "Install Ubuntu ...
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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 exclude WiFis [migrated]

In my area I have a lot of paid WiFi hotspots that are open and my android connects to them automatically. Can I set that WiFis with certain keyword in their name (SSID) would not connect to?
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how to install an old version of apktool on linux

So I want to install an older version of apktool(1.5.2) on my ubuntu machine. but when I go to https://bitbucket.org/iBotPeaches/apktool/downloads and go to tags, and download the zip file, it has ...
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Running whatsapp on chrome with arc welder app

I tried to run whatsapp on google chrome with arc welder app. I succeeded to register and start whatsapp. But when I opened whatsapp on my mobile, it gave me a message to register it again. The ...
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How do I tell my Android phone to use the new SD card I bought for it? [migrated]

I am trying to back up to my SD card and use it for music storage. I am using Media Monkey on my Android 5.0 phone to handle my media. I want it to use the SD card and it will not. The best I can do ...
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Force Android screen to remain off until power button is pressed? [migrated]

I run Android 5.0.1. I'm finding the screen a bit iffy, in that it doesn't remain off until I press the power button, but comes on randomly. There are plenty of apps to make it come on without the ...
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Windows 8.1 and Android Lollipop USB Tethering strange behavior

I have a problem under Windows 8.1 when I try to use internet through an Android USB Tethering... I have a nexus 5 and when I enabled the USB Tethering, it works fine (I can navigate and use ...
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Sync reminders/todo between android and yosemite

I currently have a macbook pro running yosemite and a galaxy s6 running android. I'm looking for a solution to somehow sync reminders between my Macbook and phone. I used to have an iPhone for a ...
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Copy data from android phone [migrated]

How do I copy all the content from /data/data/ from a rooted android phone to the PC or SDCard ? ES file explorer so far is unable to copy adb pull does not find the content of that folder adb ...
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How to use a data like a image and song in android on Virtual Box from my computer?

I installed Oracle Virtual Box on Windows 8. Then I downloaded Android-x86. After I installed Android-x86 on Virtual Box from the ISO, and it working good but how to use a data like image and song ...
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How do i recover my deleted photos & data from SD card? [duplicate]

accidentally i lost my photos & videos, so how i recover them in my Android device? I utilize various techniques but cant get them. Suggest me how to do it.
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Android facebook Login button crash [migrated]

I did all steps from http://stackoverflow.com/questions/29379890/android-facebook-sdk-4-in-eclipse and https://developers.facebook.com/docs/android/getting-started#login_share My activity: public ...
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Issue with Android Emulator DPI

I am having an issue with my Android Emulator looking strange on my monitor. The emulator works just fine and is fairly fast (thank you, Intel HAXM), but I have an issue with the emulator screen ...