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Chromecast Stream from Android Phone to Laptop via Ad Hoc Network

I want to mirror the screen of my Android phone (HTC Sensation) on my laptop wirelessly. Google Chromecast looks like a good solution to this - how would I set up an ad-hoc network so that I can view ...
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where is clash of clans saved file in blustack?

i use Bluestack for play clash of clans last night i can't enter to the game and message show : Downloading content T after that message game refreshed . i Uninstall The program and copy blustack ...
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Running Market Android apps on the simulator

(Related to, but not the same as this). I used to be an Android user but switched to an iPhone. There are a few apps that I would like to continue to use, but the idea of carrying around a second ...
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Increasing rendering speed on Android without opengles [on hold]

How can I increase the rendering speed by hardware acceleration in android without using opengles? Below code should be hardware accelerated: Runnable renderVideo = new Runnable() { public ...
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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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default types in Android Studio

I have just written this code in Android Studio: MediaPlayer mPlayer = MediaPlayer.create(this, R.raw.OOO); mPlayer.start(); Before this I added a new folder "raw" and put the file "OOO".mp3 in it. ...
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Is it possible to access BitLocker protected drives on other platforms?

Is it possible to access BitLocker encrypted external hard drives from other platforms, like Windows Mobile, Android, Surface, Linux, Mac OS X?
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How do you dual monitor an Android phone via a USB based video adapter? [on hold]

I just recently got a kick out of hooking up a USB hub to my LG G Flex phone. Was able to plug-in a USB based wireless keyboard and mouse, worked surprising well. So want to try something more ...
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OSGB Map on Android Phone [migrated]

I've paid for & downloaded a map from Great Britain Ordnance Survey onto my Android phone. I want to copy it to my tablet. Can anybody tell me where (i.e. directory) the map is within the phone?
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How can I use Android “remotes” when outside of my home network when using a VPN?

I recently downloaded Transdroid (Transdrone) and started using it. It is an app that allows me to operate Transmission on my desktop from my phone. I was able to get it to connect properly while ...
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GoToMeeting in Android x86 tells me that there's no internet - but there is

Following the instructions in this answer: No Internet connection in Android-x86 4.2 ISO on VirtualBox I managed to get Android x86 running in a VirtualBox VM connected to the outside world. ...
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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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Android in VirtualBox - “your device isn't compatible with this version”

I've installed a x86 version of Android in VirtualBox. The problem is that I cannot install some applications (because they need ARM architecture). I'm able to install them using an apk file. My ...
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Running OpenGL Apps on Android x86 4.4 R1 in virtual machine

I want to use Android x86 on a virtual machine on Windows 8.1 Pro, but I have Problems with OpenGl. I use the news Android Version (x86 4.4-r1) but I had also tried RC2. Android x86 is always ...
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How to run Java apps (J2ME MIDP JAR) on Android 4.3?

I've searched the net but the results are all for Android 2.3 Most of the emulator apps exit with the error :"Unfortunately the apk has stopped" Does anyone know a working emulator app or a way to ...
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HOW TO FLASH LG E451G? [on hold]

I'd like to know if someone may help me with my mobile LG-E451G I want to install a new firmware because by mistake I deleted setting options inside the Android OS. So far I know I tried the reboot in ...
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Android app to talk with a group of users offline

I am looking for some application for android that can serve as a kind of walkie talkie to be used by a group of people on the same network. The features I need are: Be always turned on (without ...
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How can I connect a Nexus 5 to a Mac via USB?

I'm trying to get photos off a Nexus 5 and into OSX. When I plug it in, it says "connected as a media device" on the device screen, but no USB drive shows up in Finder, no new folder shows up in ...
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Disabling programming in Android text messages [closed]

I've noticed that a lot of advertisement providers use some form of programatic command to achieve certain results on a client's phone. Most notably, deletion of the previous SMS when a new one is ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Very slow especially with Android Studio

I have an old laptop with the following specification: Memory: 485 MiB, Processor: Genuine intel CPU T2300 @ 1.66 GHz ×2, OS Type: 32 bit, Disk: 78.1 GB, I installed on it Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I ...
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Web and Android platform for testing [closed]

I am looking for web and android application(s) like Ghost blogging platform I need it for learning web UI and REST API automation
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How to switch from Firefox OS to Android on my Geeksphone Revolution?

I have (Arch) Linux, Windows 7 and the Geeksphone Revolution. I changed the OS on my phone to Firefox OS, and now wish to change back to Android. I don't know much about Android, and can't find out ...
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Why won't my phone download my VCARD? [migrated]

Note: I'm not sure if this is the best SE to post this to. If there's a better one, please point me there. I have a QR code that links to a VCARD. It downloads fine when I type the URL in on ...
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libGDX project generator: Build Failed : Cannot find java system compiler

while generating a project libGDX throws thid error: FAILURE: Build failed with an exception. * What went wrong: Execution failed for task ':core:compileJava'. > Cannot find System Java Compiler. ...
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Please help me remove Mraid [closed]

Can anyone please tell a me, someone with absolutely no developing knowledge, how to get this nasty mraid/mmjs program off my bf and my phone? Please...it's been 6 months, and he believes it was ME ...
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Android phone restores to certain status everytime it (re)boots [migrated]

I came across a android phone which has very very strange phenomenon that it restores to certain status everytime it boots or reboots. Apps installed and files saved will disappear and Apps ...
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Flashing bricked Linux/Android 3D Media player with busyBox

I have bricked my home 3D media player based on Realtek RTD1886 chipset (Bluetimes BT 3550B) when I have flash it with a wrong firmware, now, he don't want boot and only loop on logo screen. I have ...
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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 Local ICS File with Android via Exchange/Outlook

At my company we have a 3rd party app which tracks off-hours duty for all of our engineers. The app is not web-enabled and we cannot make any changes to it. It does write a simple text file and I have ...
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LG Nexus 4 E960 red light of death [migrated]

I brought my LG Nexus 4 E960 from India when I came to study here in the US. The charger didn't work well (it charged on the USB mode when I plugged it with the help of an adapter), so I bought a new ...
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Smaller internal memory, than expected [migrated]

I have buyed an Alcatel One Touch POP 8 tablet and found, that it has only 2 GB internal storage instead of announced 4 GB(I have seen this on Android Settings page). What causes this problem? Can you ...
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How to change android system language if morelocale2 does not work

I recently bought a chinese smartphone (SM-G3858) and there are only 3 languages available. English, Chinese and Korean. I tried to add another language (e.g. german) with the app morelocale2 and ...
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Running android apps on a linux PC

How can I run android apps, i.e. from the android marketplace on a linux PC? Does there exist any easy-to-use android emulator or virtual machine environment? FWIW, I'm running arch linux and ...
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Sound too low when making calls on Moto G smartphone [migrated]

Everything is perfect, except that the call volume is way too low. I can barely hear it when it is completely silent, and if I'm at a coffee shop or something, no chance. Now, this would seem to be ...
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Alternative in AMD to Intel x86 Emulator Accelerator (HAXM) in Windows

Note: This question was originally posted on http://www.android.stackexchange.com but it was flaged as off-topic because: "it is about PC processor features and emulators in general". I am just ...
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how to debug a website on your mobile phone through desktop chrome dev tools

I'm currently working on creating a responsive website.. and it looks funny on my nexus 5 (chrome app).. I've tried using the chrome dev tools emulator (as well as other websites) but the proposed ...
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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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How to install the Android ADB Interface on an HP 8 Tablet?

I purchased an HP 8 Tablet today running Android 4.2. When I plugged the USB cable into my Windows 8.1 laptop it recognized the device and let me browse the internal storage but the device had a ...
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understanding apache server playback

I just setup an apache-2.4.7 server on my Ubuntu 14.04 system. You can navigate the file directory external to the LAN and successfully play media using google chrome, firefox, and safari on windows ...
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Eclipse showing error for an android application in 'Package Explorer', but no error found anywhere in the code

I am developing an android application using Eclipse IDE. Eclipse is showing error icon on the android application, but I can't find any error anywhere inside the sub folders(sections). Because of ...
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Android MTP Unrecognized

Ive come here as I dont know what else to do. Some time ago I installed cyanogenmod in my Samsung S3 and everything worked just fine while accessing it from windows. All drivers were installed and ...
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Dictate using voice in Android [closed]

When I dictate using voice in Android I would like to know some of the commands like "space" "new line" "comma" "new paragraph" Full stop or period works. Any one know?
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Can I sync books I didn't buy from Amazon via Kindle app?

I have the Kindle app both on mac and android, I want to know if it's possible to sync the books that I have on android over to mac and vice versa as well as the last page I viewed? Some books weren't ...
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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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Giving an Android device an access to only one folder

I have an Android camera. I want it to upload pictures to Dropbox automatically. The official Dropbox app provides that. But, I want my camera to have access ONLY to the folder that it uploads to, and ...
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windows 8, galaxy s5 Android 4.4.2 synergy troubleshoot

I want to share Windows 8 Desktop PC keyboard and Mouse with my Galaxy S5 Android 4.4.2 rooted. Can connect Android Client with Server Version 1.5.0 But when i move mouse to Galaxy S5, doesn't show ...
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BSPlayer stops playing after some time [migrated]

I have the BSPlayer Free for Android. When I have a playlist playing and switch to another app, or lock the phone, the music keeps playing for about a minutes and then stops. How do I change that so ...
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How sync tasks created in the S5 with the Google Apps Calendar task list?

When I add a Task in my S5 phone, I cant see it (the Task) using Google Apps Calendar Web UI. When I add an Event, the data is synchronized without problem and I can see it almost immediately Google ...
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How to access Developer Tools in Chromium for Android?

I was reading this question, regarding Chromium binaries, and followed the link from one of the answers to the Chromium AppSpot Download. To my delight, it has pre-compiled binaries for several ...
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Slow filesystem when connecting S4 to PC

my S4 is almost full and i wanted to delete some stuff. I store my main camera pictures on the SD and deleted all other pictures from programs such as Whatsapp, this only was a couple 100MB max. Now i ...